Deal Done! Emery Announce first signing from Bundesliga

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The Mirror, Arsenal wants at least one centre-back this summer, with Borussia Dortmund star Sokratis Papastathopoulos their main target.

Shkodran Mustafi could be cashed in to make way for the Dortmund defender.

Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno is also on Arsenal’s radar, with the North London club looking to replace Petr Cech, 36.

The Mirror also say that the Gunners plan to sign a midfielder, but Emery may have a say in the deal.

Arsenal’s head of recruitment Sven Mislintat will be the mastermind behind the Gunners’ transfer business this summer.

Ian Wright has been vocal on Emery moving to the Emirates, with the Gunners hero claiming the ex-PSG manager must adapt quickly to life in the Premier League.

He said: “Emery has had loads of money to spend at Paris Saint-Germain.

“Now he has to come to Arsenal with £50m with a bunch of players who have been playing in second gear.

“His coaching ability will have to get going instantly and he will have to find some gems instantly.”