Granit Xhaka became Arsenal’s first piece of summer business in 2016, with the midfielder securing a long-term deal for an undisclosed fee, and the Gooners here in the Transfer Tavern are pretty hyped about it all!
After once again missing out on the Premier League title, Arsenal fans here in the Tavern are desperate for the club and Arsene Wenger to invest wisely this transfer window, so that they can push further forward next campaign.
Xhaka – much like previous signings Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez – represents a signal of intent from Wenger, who has famously refused to part with cash in the past.
However now with his job on the line, the Frenchman must stand up and take action to bring the Gunners back to the glory days of Thierry Henry and Co.
With Xhaka pretty much certain to start for the Gunners next season, who could partner him in the heart of the midfield? Our landlord takes a look at FIVE potential options…..
PRESS THE IMAGE BELOW TO SEE THE FIVE POTENTIAL XHAKA PARTNERS!