According to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, we are 100% going to sign another centre-back before the Liverpool game. This will certainly be a good news if the Frenchman keeps his word. Wenger himself yesterday while taking to Arsenal.com confirmed this much.
Report according the Sun claims the north London club are looking forward to sealing the £10m deal for Swansea City defender Federico Fernandez despite this, the Mirror claims in one of their report that the Frenchman is also showing interest in West Brom’s Jonny Evans.
The north London club saw their first-team man Per Mertesacker suffer a knee injury last which ruled the German out for around five months – and leaving Wenger’s side with a defensive problem on the French boss.
The boss however, still has Laurent Koscielny and Gabriel Paulista in his ranks, but with youngsters Rob Holding and Calum Chambers the only other Gunners central defenders at his disposal, the Frenchman is expected to be in the market for a centre-back in the coming days.
Now, report according to the Sun are claiming that the Gunners are keen on the Swans’ Federico Fernandez, the north London scout advising the manager to make a move for the player.