Dijon goalkeeper, Runar Alex Runarsson, will endure medicals with Arsenal on Thursday, in accordance with the UK Telegraph.
The Gunners have agreed a £1.5 million price for the 25-year-old with the French membership.
Runarsson has shortly been recognized by Arsenal supervisor, Mikel Arteta, as a substitute for Emiliano Martinez, who accomplished his £20m transfer to Aston Villa on Wednesday.
The transfer is now near completion, with the younger keeper due for medical checks.
It additionally claimed that Arsenal are nonetheless keen to signing Brentford goalkeeper, David Raya, regardless that Runarsson is near signing for the membership.
The Gunners need to signal Raya this summer time however will enable him to stay at Brentford on mortgage for the rest of the season.