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The German midfielder is being tailed by Arsenal’s new boss Unai Emery, with the likes of Everton, West Ham United, Leicester City and Newcastle United also showing an interest.
Gotze has had some difficult times with Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund and Germany, but has shown signs of rediscovering his best form.
Arsenal are said to be the frontrunners to land the £18m ($23.90m) rated Jersey number 10 star.
The Gunners are currently in the middle of a summer squad revamp following the appointment of Unai Emery.
As the post-Arsene Wenger era kicks off, the new Arsenal manager has started making some changes to the squad that he received, having signed Stephan Lichtsteiner, and the likes of Bernd Leno and Sokratis reportedly on their way to the Emirates
The 2014 World Cup winner ultimately missed out on a spot in Germany’s squad wants to reignite his career in the Premier League.
It is believed he is keen on joining Arsenal, who can offer European football under Emery, appear to have the advantage in the race and with the Gunners head of recruitment Sven Mislintat working hard to seal this deal.