Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar was purposely absent from preseason training as he tries to force a move away from the club.
Aouar turned up to the first day of training on July 1, where he met with new manager Peter Bosz.
But since then none of the first-team squad have seen Aouar at the training ground, according to GFFN.
Arsenal have been long-term admirers of Aouar, but it is believed the Frenchman prefers a move to a Champions League club.
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