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This report is according to Sky Germany, they are reporting Arsenal have begin talks to sign former Everton centre-back Shkodran Mustafi.
Sky claims Mustafi’s agent is expected to fly to Spain to discuss the transfer fee with Valencia. Arsenal might be able to sign the Valencia defender for £25.3m plus a further £8.4m in add-ons.
However, no official offer has been made for the 24-year-old but Arsene Wenger revealed the need to sign another Centre back despite completing the transfer of Rob Holding from Bolton.
Mustafi joined Valencia in 2014 from Sampdoria and has made over 60 La Liga appearances since his arrival.
The German international would be a good replacement for injured Per Mertesacker but Arsenal will have to battle it out with Chelsea who are also keen on signing him after losing out in signing Napoli’s Kalidou Kouliba.