Arsenal set price for Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Eddie Nketiah ahead of possible summer exits

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Mikel Arteta will let a couple of academy products leave, but only for the right price (Picture: Getty Images)

Arsenal are happy to let Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Eddie Nketiah leave this summer, but only for the right price, slapping £20m price tags on the two players.

Maitland-Niles was deemed surplus to requirements at the Emirates in January as he was allowed to leave on loan, joining West Brom for the rest of the campaign.

The England international has impressed at the Hawthorns, playing in his preferred position in midfield rather than at right-back where he was often deployed by Arsenal.

Nketiah has remained at Arsenal rather than looking for more first team opportunities elsewhere, despite being linked with a loan move away to Leeds United, among other clubs.

He has made 17 Premier League appearances this campaign, although only four of those have come from the start of matches, although he has managed six starts in the Europa League, scoring three goals.

Neither look likely to have a future in the Arsenal first team and the Gunners will be happy to accept bids for them in the summer, but only if they meet the asking price.

The Sun report that Arsenal would want £20m for each player, given that it would most likely be Premier League clubs that make moves for the young stars.

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Ainsley Maitland-Niles has been impressive on loan at West Bromwich Albion (Picture: Getty Images)

West Brom would likely want to make their deal with Maitland-Niles permanent, but the likely relegation to the Championship would make that move unlikely.

Wolverhampton Wanderers were heavily linked with the versatile star last summer and they could come back in and make a bid for the 23-year-old.

Leeds United and West Ham United have been linked with Nketiah who has scored six goals this season in all competitions.

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