RELEASE CLAUSE Dusted, First January Signing Close

Arsenal have moved quickly ahead of the winter transfer window with fresh reports according to Metro, Arsenal have moved a step closer to completing the transfer of Borussia Monchengladbach defensive midfielder.

According to reports in Spain, Xhaka  23-year-old Swiss international, who operates mainly as a defensive midfielder could complete a move to the Emirates in January.

Newer report has emerged claiming Liverpool will go head-to-head with Arsenal and Barcelona for Xhaka  signature.

However, previous report also says the Gunners were sitting in pole position but they will have to face tough competition with Jürgen Klopp who is believed to be keen on beating Arsenal for his signature.

It is believed Xhaka would cost the Gunners around 30 million Euros more than twice the price he was bought from Westphalian in the summer of 2012 for 9million Euros.

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