Arsenal reportedly in race for EPL rivals £18m-rated star

The Premier League giants Arsenal have been joined by French clubs Paris Saint-Germain and AS Monaco in the race to sign Watford winger Richarlison upcoming summer transfer window.

According to British national daily tabloid newspaper The Daily Mirror, PSG and AS Monaco have become interested in landing Richarlison de Andrade (or just Richarlison) after his performances for Watford current season.

Another Premier League giants Chelsea FC are also understood to be keen on a summer move for the Brazilian if the chance presents itself.

Watford signed promising talent for £11.2million from Brazil sides Fluminense previous year, but are said to want £40m to part company with him at the end of the campaign.

Richarlison scored five goals in his first 13 appearances for the club, but he has failed to score in his last 22 matches for the club.

There has been a suggestion that rumours over his future has affected his stunning form.

In spite of his dip in form, Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain are both still watching him closely as they plan a move to sign Richarlison when the transfer window reopens.