‘Of course, I want to play in the Champions League, just like any footballer.
‘Am I ready for a European top club? I’m ready to get the best out of my career. We’ll see what happens next summer, or the summer after that.’
United have made signing a new midfielder a priority this summer regardless of who succeeds Ralf Rangnick as the new permanent manager this summer.
Arsenal meanwhile held talks with Tielemans’ representatives at the start of the year to gauge whether he would be interested in a move to the Emirates.
As it stands, the Gunners are in a strong position to return to the Champions League next season after a five-year absence, an achievement that should hand them a major boost in the race for Tielemans.metasports
United are currently sat in sixth place, four points adrift of fourth place Arsenal having played a game more.
Tielemans will have just a year left on his contract at the end of the season and is yet to reach an agreement over a new deal at the King Power Stadium.
Het Nieuwsblad claimed last month the Belgium international now preparing to leave at the end of the season and is aiming to join a ‘top club with title ambitions’.