Layvin Kurzawa is set to join Arsenal on a free transfer (Getty Images)

Layvin Kurzawa has reached an agreement to join Arsenal this summer, according to reports in France.

The Paris Saint-Germain left-back is out of contract at the end of the season and would be available on a free transfer.

The French champions are open to selling the 27-year-old during the January transfer window and Arsenal have held talks over a potential deal this month.

But according to France Football, Kurzawa has now agreed a five-year contract with the Gunners and will join them in the summer.

Layvin Kurzawa is out of contract at the end of the season (Getty Images)

The report also claims that Mikel Arteta is a huge admirer of Kurzawa and has ‘repeatedly’ told Arsenal’s hierarchy to step up their efforts to sign him.

Inter were also interested in a deal for Kurzawa but the defender refused their approach and has opted to join Arsenal.

Kurzawa was signed by PSG from Monaco for around £20 million in 2015 but the French defender has fallen down the pecking order and has started just six games in Ligue 1 this season.

As he is out of contract at the end of the campaign, PSG have been demanding a fee between €5m and €7m (£4.2m – £6m) from Arsenal to complete a deal this month.





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