Arsenal Arsene Wenger is said to be monitoring Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Lars Bender. After the Frenchman rejected the offer from Arsene Wenger in the summer, But Arsenal is believed to be considering a second bid to secure the services of the French man in January transfer window.
It is unsure that his services will be needed next month in January or next summer but Bender is top of Wenger list of signings. The club has been in the market for a striker and holding midfielder all summer but they have failed to yield or sign in any. But they did manage to secure the free transfer of Flamini, who can play as a midfield anchor but it’s unsure whether he still has the talent to be the Arsenal main defensive shield as they work to win the Epl title this season.
The club is said to be happy about their new signing star Mesut Ozil and Wenger is believed to be happy with his squad but he is still keeping tabs on Bender as well as Wayne Rooney and Luis Suarez with views with moves for the trio possible after Christmas.
The signing of Ozil has made Arsenal a more attractive destination and the club has and will benefit with more high profile players willing to join the North London club. Bender could also be persuaded to move with the growing contingent of Germans as the club with Ozil’s arrival following those of Per Mertesacker and Lukas Podolski.
Should Arsenal stay ahead of Liverpool and Manchester United in all competitions by January, they may be able to secure the signings of Rooney before the summer it is said that Rooney is not happy with the club.