Barcelona are preparing to offer Arsenal Arda Turan plus cash for playmaker Mesut Ozil in January, the Daily Star report.

Ozil was at the heart of everything Arsenal did well on Tuesday night where he scored once and provided two more in their 5-0 win over Huddersfield.

Turan has been told he can leave the Catalan giants after failing to make an impact at the club, with Arsenal reportedly keen on the Turkish international.

Barcelona have been linked with Ozil for a long time and are preparing the offer in hope Arsene Wenger will allow the player to leave in January, despite the Gunners boss stating neither the German or Alexis Sanchez will be leaving in the upcoming window, with the pair’s contracts expiring in the summer.

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Both players were subject to interest over the summer but Wenger refused to sell as he aimed to keep hold of his best players in order to mount a title challenge.

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