Joel Campbell looks likely to rival the likes of Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott for a spot upfront at Arsenal after the Costa Rican striker turned down several loan offers from major European sides.
Arsenal have told Nacho Monreal that they will take up an option to extend his contract until 2017, according to reports in Spain.
Arsenal have signed 15-year-old striker Harry Clarke from Ipswich Town.
Arsenal face Liverpool in the Premier League on Monday night, with Brendan Rodgers’ side looking to banish the ghost of Emirates Stadium that has been haunting them for the past few seasons.
Wellington Silva’s season-long loan move to Championship side Bolton was completed on Thursday.