Latest Transfer News: Checkout Eight Arsenal deals that could happen on transfer deadline day
Arsenal are amongst one of the Premier League club that means business in January transfer window, with numerous incomings and outgoings Arsenal deals as head coach Mikel Arteta continues to mould the squad to his requirements.
Mesut Ozil and Sokratis Papastathopoulos are left the club last month after both reach agreement with London club about terminate their contract while Sead Kolasinac and William Saliba was loaned out to Schalke and Nice for the rest of the season.
For incomings, Tunisian talented defender Omar Rekik joined the Premier League giant from Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin for £500,000 while Brighton goalkeeper Mat Ryan and Real Madrid playmaker Martin Odegaard joined the club on loan for the rest of the season.
It’s been a busy transfer window – and there could be plenty more business to be done. Here, sportarena looks at eight deals that Arsenal may complete on transfer deadline day.
Josh Doig has become an emerged target for Arsenal in the January transfer window, with Mikel Arteta admitting he is keen to recruit a left-back before the market close.
The 18-year-old left-back, who enjoyed an excellent campaign with Hibernian, monitoring by Chelsea and Celtic but his recent admiration over Gunners full-back Kieran Tierney, suggested that Mikel Arteta’s side can his signature over their rival.
So far this season, Doig made 20 appearances and contributed two assists across all competitions.
The 18-year-old has enjoyed an excellent season with Hibernian, making 20 appearances in all competitions and picking up two assists.
Patrick van Aanholt
Crystal Palace star Patrick van Aaholt also been monitoring by Arsenal and reports claim the Netherlands defender interest in move to Emirates stadium.
Patrick, 30, made over 200 Premier League appearances for the Eagles and Gunners chiefs were alerted to his potential availability due to out of contract this summer.
According to the reports, Palace have interesting in letting him leave rather than loss him for nothing in six months’ time.
A natural left-back, Van Aanholt can also be used further up the pitch and has picked up 20 goals and 15 assists during his time in the English top flight.
Ryan Bertrand also target by Emirates chief and is reportedly in recent weeks that the Englishman interest in move to London club, who in market for solid back-up for Kieran Tierney.
The 31-year-old has been a mainstay on the left-side of the Saints defence since joining from Chelsea in 2015, but Southampton are reportedly interested in letting him leave since his current deal with expires this summer.
The Saints are identified Barcelona full-back Junior Firpo as a potential replacement in case Bertrand depart from St Mary’s before January transfer window close.
Turning our attention to a potential Emirates exits, Shkodran Mustafi could depart Arsenal for Premier League champions Liverpool as Jurgen Klopp’s side frantically search for a new body at centre-back.
An injury to Joel Matip last week was the final straw for the Red chiefs and they have been forced to enter the transfer market at the eleventh hour with no senior defender currently available.
An injury to Joel Matip last week was the final straw for Anfield chiefs and they have been forced to enter the transfer market at the eleventh hour with no senior centre-backs currently available.
Mustafi is reportedly one of Liverpool’s primary targets to address their crisis, and the German star is believed to be surplus to requirements at the Emirates stadium.
Talks over terminating Mustafi’s contract six months early have been ongoing, though Arsenal could instead choose to sell him to the Reds for a fee.
Torreira’s future has been the subject of intense speculation for many months. The 24-year-old midfielder failed to work his way back into Mikel Arteta’s plan after suffering a serious ankle injury last season.
He was sent out on loan to Atletico Madrid this campaign but has played only a minor role for the La Liga leaders as he started four games for Diego Simeone’s side and the Gunners are believed to be unhappy with his lack of opportunities.