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Karim Benzema HAS been offered to Arsenal as part of a sensational shake-up at Real Madrid.
Benzema Angel Di Maria and Mesut Ozil are all surplus to requirements at Real Madrid as the Spanish giants look to fund both a world-record deal for Spurs' Gareth Bale and a £42million bid for Luis Suarez of Liverpool.
It is understood the Gunners are interested in ALL three Real players.
However as revealed by the Mirror Benzema is top of their wanted list because the signing of a world-class striker remains their No1 priority.
France international Benzema 25 does not want to leave Madrid though and his agent Karim Djaziri has even claimed he is not interested in a move to Arsenal.
But the Spanish giants are trying to sell him behind his back before the window shuts next Monday night.
Third parties have been hawking the trio around the Premier League - Mirror Sport understands Manchester United have also been sounded out over Benzema... and turned him down.
United have also been s...
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Karim Benzema will not be joining Arsenal from Real Madrid in this transfer window, his agent has stated.
The France striker had been linked with a transfer to the Emirates Stadium, with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger determined to strength his squad significantly before the September 2 deadline.
However, agent Karim Djaziri has told French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche it is...
Arsenal were also keen to sign Karim Benzema from Real Madrid who are willing to make player sales should they complete a world-record deal for Bale but the France striker has made it clear that he wants to stay.
Özil and Di María however would be available at a combined price of around £60 million and Arsenal are ready to bid. The complication for Arsenal is that the timescale...
Karim Benzema scored to give Real Madrid a 1-0 win at Granada in the Spanish league Monday amid growing speculation the club is close to a blockbuster deal to sign Wales winger Gareth Bale.
Madrid started brightly thanks to the playmaking of Angel di Maria which led to Benzema's goal in the 10th minute, but left Granada with the chance to snatch the draw late.