Arsenal Drops €40m For Real Madrid Star

English side Arsenal have reportedly tabled a €40m bid for forward Karim Benzema Real Madrid.

This is as Alexis Sanchez nears leaving the club.

According to reports, the Spanish team value the French forward for €60m

Benzema has been a long-term target for Arsenal

With Manchester United almost sealing a deal for Sanchez, Arsene Wenger is in a race to find a  replacement for him before the January transfer window shuts.