The talented Frenchman was courted by Liverpool among others.
Everton have been linked with Alphonse Areola.
England travel to Brest on Monday to take on France under-21 side. Les Bleus missed out on Euro 2015 but should still be feared.
Alphonse Areola is shining on loan at Racing Club de Lens this season as the Gunners prepare for a potential goalkeeping exodus this summer.