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Arsenal are closer to completing a move for Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan ahead of the summer transfer window.
The midfielder has wasted no time in preparing for the move and has started looking for a house in London ahead of the move to the Emirates.
The Armenian who is also a target of Juventus joined Dortmund three years ago from Shakthar Donesk has been a vital part of Dortmund’s midfield, adequately replacing Mario Gotze has already told friends he would be joining Arsenal, and is said to be demanding around £8 million a year to make the switch; And Arsenal are pleased to meet his demand and are set to begin negotiations for a deal to bring him to London.
Being a family man, Mkhitaryan has started hunting for a house in London ahead of the move, so he doesn’t have to be away from his family.
The 27-year-old is seen as a backup for Mesut Ozil, and has made over 70 league appearances for Dortmund since joining in 2013.