It really has been a period of uncertainty for the Arsenal fans in the Transfer Tavern over the last couple of months.
And whilst Arsene Wenger’s signing of a new two year contract has eased some of the uncertainty, the fans in the Tavern are still undecided over whether or not if Wenger is the right man to take the club forward for the next couple of seasons. Alongside this, the futures of key men such as Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are still up in the air and some clarity around their futures would not go a miss among the resident Gunners.
It has not all been bad for Arsenal though and they have been active early in the summer transfer window with the signing of Saed Kolisinac from German side, Schalke 04. The Bosnian international can play at either left wing back or the left side of a defensive three, which will suit Arsenal’s style of play. Although this transfer will seemingly improve the Gunners’ defensive line, our landlord has stated that Wenger needs to sign at least another defender in order to really strengthen a position that has lacked leadership and direction in past seasons.
Here are two options he has outlined in order to strengthen Arsenal’s back line…