Arsenal edging closer to finally sealing deal for gifted £120k-a-week midfielder

XhakaArsenal are set to bolster their squad during the summer with the £33.7 million signing of Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka.

The news which has been found by the Transfer Tavern’s knowledgeable landlord in The Sun has got the Arsenal faithful rushing to the bar to get themselves a celebratory drink.

The Swiss midfielder is high on boss Arsene Wenger’s list of targets for the summer, with the French manager under pressure to splash the cash to make a genuine assault on the Premier League title.

The report has suggested that Arsenal are extra confident of signing the 23-year-old following a discussion between Wenger and the player’s father Ragip.

One Arsenal fan is sat puffing away on his e-cigarette and he is delighted with this news, stating that a top class midfielder and a striker should be the Gunners’ priority signings for the 2016/17 season.

Another is sat chatting with his pals in the beer garden and he is less than convinced, stating that Wenger needs to go out and sign a genuine stellar signing in order to get the fans back on his side.

Arsenal fans, would you welcome Xhaka? Who else should the club sign? Is the signing of the Swiss star a gamble? Let us know below!

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