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According to reports making the round, Arsenal have made formal contact with Wolfsburg regarding the transfer of left-back Ricardo Rodriguez according to Bild.
Arsenal Arsene Wenger is currently looking on bolstering his squad ahead of next summer looks set for the exit of Kieran Gibbs and Mathieu Debuchy who have been heavily linked with a move away from the Emirates Stadium.
Wolfsburg sporting director Klaus Allofs also revealed the Gunners are interested in signing the Swizz international. “We are on the alert and we are prepared [to sell]. They [Ricardo Rodriguez and Luiz Gustavo] will not get cheaper, rather the opposite.”
It is rumoured Arsenal will have to meet his €25 million release clause in Rodriguez’s contract which can be triggered before July 1 according to the metro.
Manchester United are also interested in signing the versatile left-back.