The Gunners are unable to meet Leicester's price of tag of £60m and want to include players to lower the fee.
However, Leicester are not interested in any of those players and instead want straight cash.
Arsenal do possess an advantage however, in the fact that Maddison wants a move to the Emirates.
The asking price could prove to be a sticking point for the north London club, but Maddison could put pressure on Leicester to sell.
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