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Arsenal have opened negotiations to sign Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka, according to reports.
German publication Sport 1, claim Arsenal are close to completing a deal for Xhaka ahead of summer transfer window.
The report also suggested Arsenal are willing to pay €30m to €40m for his signature as he is keen to play alongside other former bundesliga stars such as Mesut Ozil and Per Mertsesacker
The club is reportedly preparing for a major overhaul of their midfield this summer and has been linked with a host of midfielders.
Xhaka’s name has been a constant feature in the Gunner’s rumour mill and despite the signing of Mohamed Elneny last summer, Wenger could still add the Switzerland international to his squad.
Xhaka has scored three goals and has five assists in 22 Bundesliga games this season and he has revealed he is interested in completing his dream move to England this summer.