Wenger denies Arsenal interest in midfielder Bernard

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has cooled links to Atletico Mineiro's attacking midfielder Bernard.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has cooled links to Atletico Mineiro's attacking midfielder Bernard.

Citing Brazilian sources, lequipe.fr claims the 20-year-old Brazilian is set to sign a five-year contract after arriving in England on Thursday to complete the move.

However, speaking after Arsenal's 3-1 win over Nagoya Grampus on Monday, Wenger told the Mirror : "That report is not true".

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