Arsenal On The VERGE Of Signing £21.7M Powerhouse Midfielder

Wenger has admitted that he is open to making new signings in January after seeing his squad decimated by injuries this season

Arsenal has been sending their scouting officials to watch Borussia Monchengladbach’s Granit Xhaka ahead of potential transfer, report says.

The Swiss international has made 89 appearances for Monchengladbach and become an integral player for the club since making a switch from Swiss Giants; FC Basel in 2012. The central Midfielder has a release clause of around £21 Million in his contract that runs till 2017.

The 23 years old is also interesting Liverpool; the Merseyside’s now tutored by German man Jorgen Klopp;  Klopp has good knowledge of the German league and knows what Xhaka can offer to his side, which is why the interest for Xhaka is on the cards. The Reds only have Lucas Leiva fit for the central midfield position with Henderson still out injured .

Xhaka’s Addition to the Gunners would be a welcome development and also serve as a booster towards their Premier League title charge.

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