Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema wants to leave the club to move to Arsenal according to Italian journalist Emanuele Giulianelli.
The French star is a confirmed target for Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger who is ready to offer £45m to secure his services.
"Benzema deal is on," Giulianelli wrote on Twitter.
"Best offer is from Arsenal, £45mln.
"They will take a decision soon. He wants to reach Wenger."