However, Maurice says a move for Saliba isn't a priority as Arsenal won't consider an outright sale.
He stated, "This is not the main avenue because it would be a loan and not a long-term commitment."
Saliba spent the second-half of last season with Nice, where he impressed enough to earn a place in France's Olympics squad.
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