Arsenal to lose out to Premier League rival in race to sign £15m Ajax star – report

Leicester City are favourites to sign Arsenal target Arkadiusz Milik, according to the Daily Mirror

Arsenal could lose out to Leicester City in the race to sign Ajax star Arkadiusz Milik, according to the Daily Mirror.

The 22-year-old is one of Europe’s most-exciting talents after he scoring 23 goals for Frank de Boer’s side in the Eredivisie in the 2015/16 season.

Milik is a Poland international and is expected to feature alongside his compatriots at this summer’s European championship in France.

According to the Daily Mirror, the newly-crowned Premier League champions are leading the race to sign the £15m-rated forward despite reported interest from Arsenal.

Milik, 22, netted 21 times in 31 Eredivise game for the runners-up this season, attacking interest from some of Europe’s top clubs ahead of the summer transfer window.

Claudio Ranieri masterminded Leicester’s Premier League title win this season after the Foxes finished 10 points ahead of runners-up Arsenal.

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Leicester are preparing for their first-ever Champions League campaign after an outstanding Premier League campaign for Ranieri and his players.

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