Arsenal Set To Unveil Second January Signing In Few Days (Not Elneny)

Wenger himself confirmed he would sign only “top players” in winter, and this has seen the club linked to an avalanche of star players in recent weeks.

Arsenal could complete the signing of Manchester City defender Ben Chilwell next week, according to the Metro.

The Gunners have been keeping a close eye on the fullback after his impressive performances while on loan at Huddersfield town.

The Daily Star via the Metro claims the Gunners are in advanced talks with Leicester City over the signature of the young left back and an agreement could be reached as early as next week.

The England U21 international has been impressive since moving to the Championship on loan and has attracted interest from Chelsea, Arsenal as well as Liverpool.

The 19 year old is highly rated at Leicester City but the club could be tempted to sell should they receive a mouth watering offer for the defender’s services.

The Gunners had a £3.5m bid rejected for the defender’s services last summer and will now return in January with a some what improved offer- an intial £2.5m bid which will eventually rice to £6m, as per the squawka.

The defender has played just ones for the Foxes in the Capital One cup earlier in the season after a superb campaign with Leicester City academy last term.

Should Arsenal beat their rivals to the signature of the highly talented fullback, Chillwel will be the Gunners second January signing.


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