Arsenal want Emerson to replace Hector Bellerin. They are reportedly interested in signing the Real Betis right-back this summer.
Bellerin has been linked with Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain.
The Gunners are worried about losing Bellerin, though, reluctant to let him go.
But, at the same time, Arsenal see Emerson as an ideal replacement if their vice-captain departs this summer
And according to Mundo Deportivo, Mikel Arteta’s side has been ‘closely tracking’ Emerson in recent months.
However, Emerson’s condition has been complicated by the peculiar terms of his February 2019 transfer from Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro to Spanish club Betis.