A big news for the Gunners plan should things fall through with Youssoufa Moukoko already looking the direction of the Emirates Stadium as he talks up striker Emerrie Emerick-Aubameyang.
He is only 14 years of age but he has been able to do some wonders at his level by scoring 22 goals and six assists in just 12 games in the B-Junioren Bundesliga West.
He currently wears the beautiful colours of German Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund where the Arsenal Gabon international forward earlier played.
So far, there is no kid in the German Bundesliga that has done close to what Youssoufa Moukoko is doing for his side having scored a total of he scored 40 goals in addition to seven assists in 28 games.
Youssoufa Moukoko confessed he struggles to live with the stories and attention he has been able to gather starting from last season but noted that he will not be in a rush.
He stated that he will begin by moving to the next level- the U19 team next summer before continuing his development in the later part of his career.
However, Youssoufa Moukoko hints that he does not think of leaving the German Bundesliga side anytime soon as he hopes to grow to the senior side of his team to help win the Champions League.