Mikel Arteta is firmly prepared with a foot under the table at the Emirates Stadium and is ready to bring about a revolution in Arsenal plow this summer in an attempt to restore them to their former glory.
Like Sportsmail exclusively revealed Arteta wants to be fast and secure all his recruits before a ball is kicked against Euro 2020 in an attempt to plan his attack in the top four for the 2020-21 campaign.
He gives priority to a box-to-box midfielder, a central defender and a creative central midfielder, but may encounter even more gaps as stars such as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette leave.
THE STS OF ARSENAL TRIO THIS SEASON
* Premier League only *
]Goals: 14, Assists: 1
Jose Mourinho is planning another raid on Lille while standing in line in January for £ 50m-classified midfielder Boubakary Soumare
- Jose Mourinho took two coaches from Lille when he became the boss
- He is now allegedly returning to the French club for a player
- He was able to move for midfielder Boubakary Soumare in the transfer window
Jose Mourinho is preparing for another attack on the French club Lille – this time for £ 50 million prized midfielder Boubakary Soumare.
When Mourinho arrived in November at Tottenham he stretched two members of the coaching staff from the French side in Nr. 2 Joao Sacramento and goalkeeper coach Nuno Santos
According to L & # 39; team Mourinho will move to the 20-year-old Frenchman next month.
Jose Mourinho could have a new one attack on Lille to try to sign midfielder Boubakary Soumare
Soumare has played 23 teams in all competitions for Lille, fourth in Ligue 1, this season but did not score. His role is more a midfield anchor than an advanced position.
Lille manager Christophe Gaultier was not impressed by Mourinho who brought two members of his back room team.
& # 39; Everyone has their own way of doing things. , & # 39; Galtier said in the first press conference he had after the exits, before taking an ironic tone. & # 39; But it's really stylish. Really stylish to act like that. & # 39;
Mourinho has generally had a positive start since being a Tottenham manager, but suffered a disappointing 2-0 defeat from former club Chelsea on Sunday.
The defeat means that his team is seventh in the Premier League with 26 points and now six behind Chelsea, who occupies fourth.
They are next in action on Boxing Day when they face Brighton in the early kick-off at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Manchester United target Erling Haaland & # 39; lives the dream & # 39; with Red Bull Salzburg while plotting Liverpool & # 39; s shock Champions League result
- Red Bull Salzburg could beat Liverpool from the Champions League
- Liverpool could still qualify for a loss if Napoli also couldn't win against Genk
- Erling Haaland almost helped make a comeback at Anfield on match day two
- The Norwegian hopes to continue his good form and help eliminate Liverpool 
Erling Haal says that the dream is alive and is ready to make his breakthrough season even better by beating Liverpool from the Champions League
The towering striker is the hottest young player in Europe and his reputation grows fast after a run in that he has scored in every match in group E.
It has led him to be associated with a number of leading clubs, in particular Manchester United but Haaland is not distracted by speculation
Red Bull Salzburg has the opportunity to make Liverpool the first defending European champions since Chelsea in 2012 not to get past the group stage, but while enthusiastic about the possibility, Haaland – whose father Alfie enjoyed a long one career in the Premium r League – respects the team of Jürgen Klopp and knows that the Austrian champions need an enormous effort to achieve their ambition.
& # 39; We can enter the competition with a free spirit. We have nothing to lose and we go out and enjoy, smile. It's the biggest game of my career so far, "said the Norwegian international.
" It's nice to be honest. I live the dream. Similarities like these are what you dream of, so I enjoy them. The preseason was difficult, but since then I have not looked back.
& # 39; I mainly try to be relaxed on the field and outside the field and in training you also need to be focused. I try to play my own game and enjoy the game.
I am confident that we will score tomorrow. Liverpool is a fantastic team, but Salzburg is also a fantastic team and we create many opportunities and I am convinced that we will attack the game tomorrow and create more opportunities. & # 39;
Erling Haaland's statistics this season
Yellow cards: 3
Minutes played: 1,389
Haaland shot back to prominence in September when he scored a half-hat trick against Genk in the opening match of group E; he also scored on Anfield in a roller coaster game that ended with 4-3 and which led to his name being tied to Napoli, Bayern Munich and United.
He is carefully supported by his father and is in no hurry to make a decision about what happens next.
& # 39; I'm just focused on my work: playing football, & # 39; Haaland said. & # 39;
& # 39; I try to enjoy what I do every day, and go inside with a clear mindset and now enjoy the moment. My focus is now on Salzburg and me as a player. It is not difficult at all. I enjoy soccer every day.
& # 39; My father was a former player, so he helped me, but I also have many friends who also help me in these situations and try to keep doing what I do every week. My father helped a lot.
"The most important thing for me is the team spirit and how we work as a team. We have a very good mind. It is important to have a good mind. & # 39;