Vermaelen is due to return from a calf injury this week, but has been on the periphery of things at the Emirates this season. And with reports linking the Belgian defender with European sides like Napoli and Inter Milan, he could be on his way out of Arsenal. Vermaelen's agent Alex Kroes told French paper Le 10 Sport: "Thomas has told Wenger that he wants to leave Arsenal this summer."
I want to leave! Thomas Vermaelen ready to quit Arsenal
The Express | Feb 19