And Arsenal feel the return of the England star would boost young guns such as Bukayo Saka, Emile Smith Rowe, Gabriel Martinelli and Martin Odegaard.
A return to London may also benefit Oxlade-Chamberlain’s family life, too.
His partner, Little Mix’s Perrie Edwards, gave birth to their first child in August.
And whether Arsenal are successful in re-signing the player, four-and-a-half years on from his departure, remains to be seen.
Speaking in 2020, the former Saints star opened up on his decision to leave the Emirates for Anfield.