The Arsenal fans in the Transfer Tavern have had more than their share of disappointments when it comes to the prospect of big name arrivals in North London.
However, as reported by the Independent, Swiss international Granit Xhaka flew into London this morning in order to undergo a medial with the Gunners.
As you can well imagine, the Tavern have erupted into a ringing North London applause.
Currently playing for Bundesliga outfit Borussia Monchengladbach, the 23-year old has long been linked with a move to the Emirates in order to bolster the central midfield ranks.
The tough tackling Swiss star with now head to the club’s London Colney training base to iron out the formalities and thrash out personal terms.
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