The Tunisia international, 22, has begun to establish himself at Toulouse after having a successful loan spell at German club Werder Bremen last season.
Abdennour said on the situation:
It’s [Arsenal’s interest] true, I’ve heard a lot of talk while I’ve been at Toulouse.
They come to watch and scout players. They came to see our last three matches in which I put forward excellent performances for my side.
My agent, Mr Abdelkader, he’s the one focused on these things. He’s a professional and he always tells me to work hard and whatever is good for me, God will help it through. I need to work and stay focused with my side.
We’re going through a good period a Toulouse, God willing, we’ll continue on this path and then hopefully the two sides can come to an agreement. I’m not going to get involved.
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“If there’s something good for the player and for Toulouse in me being transferred to a big club like Arsenal then why not? Right now I’m still happy at my club. I want to improve at Toulouse.
With the ability to play at both left-back and and in the centre of defence he could become a good versatile player for the gunners. But to be fair it is at right-back where we are stretched thin. What do you guys think? Would you welcome him to Arsenal?