Arsenal Step Up Negotiation For First January Signing, Fans Will Love This German

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According to reports, Arsenal are stepping-up their interest in Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka.

The 22-year-old is on the wishlist of a number of Europe’s biggest clubs with Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool all keen for his signature.

The Mirror claim that Arsene Wenger is among the club that are ready to break the bank for his as he has sent his top scouts to monitor his performances.

The German midfielder is out of contract at Schalke next summer.

Goretzka is not believed to be wanting to stay with the Bundesliga side and will not agree an extension.

That has alerted several teams from around the continent.

But Arsenal appear to be trying to push ahead of their rivals with Wenger’s talent spotters attending the star’s last few matches.

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