Today, Arsenal are linked with two midfielders...
Emery was only appointed as Arsene Wenger's successor on Wednesday but has moved quickly to close out a deal for the Switzerland worldwide.
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The report says Emery is hoping to use his relationship with Roma sporting director Monchi to help open formal negotiations as the pair know each other well from their time together at Sevilla.
Seri scored twice in 37 appearances for Nice this season, as his club finished sixth in Ligue 1.
Reinforcements in defence - particularly in the middle - are also needed, while a new central midfielder wouldn't go amiss.
Arsenal need to buy young players who can become world class, and Emery's reported targets are exactly what the club needs if they are to once again establish themselves as a Champions League regular.
Di Marzio also claims that Arsenal are in talks with Dennis Praet's agent about a possible move to north London just 2 years after he joined Sampdoria from Anderlecht.