Reports have surfaced that Arsenal is set to face stiff Italian competition for Valencia star Juan Mata.
Thw Spanish international has a buy-out clause of €40m, but reported financial problems at the club mean he would be available for a lot less.
Sport says Inter Milan have joined the race for Mata with an offer of €15m.
The Nerazzurri face tough competition from Juventus and Arsenal, especially as the Gunners are thought to be building a proposal worth €20m.
Mata was in the Spain squad that recently won the Under-21 European Championship.