Fulham have rejected a second Arsenal bid for wantaway goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer, according to Sky Sports News.
Schwarzer, 37, has been targeted by Arsene Wenger as the man to replace Manuel Almunia. Despite the Australia international handing in a transfer request, Fulham have dug their heels in and refused to discuss the sale.
The Gunners previously had a a £2 million offer for Schwarzer dismissed in May and are believed to have repeated this approach. Goal.com UK exclusively revealed today that the Craven Cottage side had demanded Mexico World Cup 2010 star Carlos Vela in part-exchange before agreeing to the switch.