Lemar has been identified as the prime option to bolster the wide positions, but his involvement in the crunch World Cup qualifier against the Netherlands has seemingly ended the club's interest.
A source confirmed to ESPN FC on Thursday that Arsenal had made a club-record £90 million bid for Lemar not long before the transfer window shut at 11 p.m. BST. Will there be more twists?
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However, middle-order batsman Shai Hope emerged as a real star for his side as she smashed two consecutive centuries in the Test. But it was not until the stroke of tea that Windies lost their third wicket when Brathwaite edged Moeen Ali to Stokes at slip.
Wenger said: 'It's dead because Monaco has closed the door. "I was focused on my match, that was all that mattered for me", added the winger who still has three years to run on his contract at the Stade Louis II.
The Reds considered making a late move for the winger, but eventually decided against it after signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal. You have to respect what really happens on the negotiation side.
Thomas Lemar was keen on joining Liverpool.
Rumours suggested that Lemar did not want to join a Europa League club, and favoured a move to Anfield.
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After back to back 4-0 wins over West Ham and Swansea, United have maximum points in the EPL without having conceded a goal. It may be that Martial and Rashford are locked in a battle to start all season.
Lemar is set to stay at Monaco for another season.
"I am a player of Monaco, I am very happy there", Lemar told Canal +.
'They've already lost Benjamin Mendy, Bernardo Silva and Tiemoue Bakayoko, so Monaco is at a stage where they have closed the door'.
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Before the training session, coach Hugo Broos said he is targeting just four points from the double header against Nigeria. Of course, Eagles have missed the continental showpiece on two occasions back-to-back.