The Gunners have been heavily linked in recent weeks with a move for the 21-year-old, even though Arsene Wenger tried to dampen speculation at his press conference last week.

With Theo Walcott out for six months, a striker has become a pressing concern for the north London outfit as there are reservations over Lukas Podolski and Olivier Giroud has been carrying the attacking burden so far this campaign.

Reports surfacing in Italy suggest that Inter and Juve are both willing to offer £11 million.

Morata recently hinted at a Real exit, when he said: "Real Madrid have been my team since I was little and will be all my life, but I think the important thing is to have a relevant role in the team.