POWERFUL DEFENSIVE MIDFIELDER Will Complete Arsenal Transfer In January

According to reports making the rounds, Arsenal are getting closer to sign a powerful defensive midfielder to help bolster the squad as they push forward for a major title race.

Swiss international midfielder Granit Xhaka who currently plays for Borussia Monchengladbach could finally complete the move to the Emirates.

The former FC Basel man has been brilliant this season and has also attracted Barcelona who have on occasionally surveyed him.

It is believed for the Gunners to seal this deal they should be ready to meet his release clause of 30 million Euros

The 23-year-old deal expires in 2019 but report claims he is ready to make the switch to England.

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