Cape Town - Atletico Madrid are reported to be
lining up a move for Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette to replace the
departing Antoine Griezmann.
Griezmann has revealed he will be leaving Atleti this summer, with
Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain said to be chasing his signature, and
the search is now on for his replacement.
Reports in the press claim that Atleti have made France international
Lacazette their top target and have already got the wheels in motion
with regards to making an approach.
Arsenal will be keen to keep hold of the striker, who has fired home
13 goals this season, and has also found himself the subject of
speculation linking him with Barcelona.
As well as Lacazette, Atleti are also said to be keen on PSG striker Edinson Cavani.