Julian Draxler is set to complete his long awaited 2 years transfer to the Emirates after Wenger decided to break the bank to make a club record bid for the sensational German midfielder.
Draxler is excited about the move and the opportunity to play in the Premier League with Arsenal. Draxler was watched closely by Wenger during the just concluded Euros, Wenger was a pundit for French TV while Wolfsburg Draxler was one of the standout players for the German side, who reached the semifinals only to be knocked out by host France.
Arsenal fans will be buzzing as reports from The Sun indicates that Draxler is currently the subject of a £43million bid from Arsenal, this bid would see Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger break the Gunners’ £40million transfer record spent to prise Mesut Ozil away from Spanish giants Real Madrid in 2013. Draxler who only joined Wolfsburg last season has communicated the club authorities of his desire to leave for England during this transfer window.
Draxler who is contracted at the Volkswagen Arena for another four years, enjoyed an impressive debut season scoring nine goals in all competition and making 35 appearances for Wolfsburg.
The 22-year-old world cup winner has made an impressive 204 club appearances since his debut. Draxler checks every box for the kind of player Wenger signs and features. With Draxler heading to the Emirates, one would wonder how Wenger will line up his midfield.