Arsenal are unlikely to pursue a move for Schalke and Germany star Julian Draxler this summer, sources have told ESPN FC.
Reports in Germany said Arsenal were in pole position to sign Draxler after Juventus saw their overtures for the attacker rejected by Schalke.
Schalke rejected a reported £15.6 million offer from Juventus for the midfielder on Monday after weeks of talks between the two clubs.
Schalke value Draxler a lot higher than the Juventus bid, with the German club holding out for a...
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta has not ruled out making an improved bid for Julian Draxler, despite Schalke having said they will not hold any further discussions over the player.
Juve had been given permission to talk to Draxler before submitting a bid to his club, and the 21-year-old's agent had indicated that the player had agreed to move to Turin.
However, Juve's opening bid for the Germany international -- reported in Bild to have been worth just €15 million up front -- appears...