Arsenal would show they mean business by challenging Tottenham for Ryan Sessegnon

Ryan Sessegnon of Fulham in action during the Sky Bet Championship Play Off Semi Final:Second Leg match between Fulham and Derby County at Craven Cottage on May 14, 2018 in London, England.

Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly keen on signing the Fulham ace, but Arsenal should join the party.

Head coach Unai Emery of Paris Saint-Germain Football Club walks along Estadio Santiago Bernabeu pitch ahead their Round of 16 first leg UEFA Champions League match against Real Madrid on...

Unai Emery has a lot of work to do at Arsenal during the course of this summer's transfer window, if he is to build a group of players who are capable of forcing their way back into contention for the Champions League spots, and one of Tottenham's summer transfer targets could hold the key to their success.

One particular area of concern for the Spaniard will be his left-back department, with Nacho Monreal on the wrong side of 32 and Sead Kolasinac still yet to convince the Gunners faithful.

With this in mind, Emery should attempt to challenge Tottenham for the signature of Fulham ace Ryan Sessegnon.

Ryan Sessegnon of Fulham reacts during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Middlesbrough at Craven Cottage on September 23, 2017 in London, England.

Spurs are desperate to land the 18-year-old this summer, although Fulham are demanding £50 million for his signature, according to the Times.

Sessegnon was in quite simply brilliant form for the Cottagers last season, racking up an unbelievable 16 goals and eight assists in 52 appearances in all competitions - with nearly half of those outings coming from the left-back position.

The young Englishman's talent is beyond question, and he will surely go on to become one of the best players in the Premier League.

He would be absolutely ideal for Arsenal, in the sense that he could play anywhere down the left hand side.

Ryan Sessegnon of Fulham FC celebrates at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Sunderland at Craven Cottage on April 27, 2018 in London, England.

Sessegnon would give Arsenal a totally different look about them, both defensively and offensively.

The one problem for the Gunners is their reported meagre transfer budget of just £50 million, but if they can sell a few of their fringe players, they have every chance of winning the race for the Fulham wonderkid.

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