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This report is according to the Sun, they are reporting Arsenal are set to make their second signing of the summer as they have beaten strong competition from Chelsea and Tottenham in signing Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Mkhitaryan has been in fine form for the German outfit, scoring 19 goals and registering 25 assists in all competitions last season.
The 27-year-old Amerian international has been scouted by Chelsea and arch rivals Tottenham Hotspurs.
Mkhitaryan, has one year left on his contract at Signal Iduna Park and he is ready to complete Arsenal transfer after snubbing the Blues and spurs.
Hi agent Mino Raiola has revealed his client’s stay at Dortmund remains uncertain after admitting Mkhitaryan is considering his away from Dortmund.
“Why should we extend now? Miki has a contract that runs through 2017 and we’re going to keep considering his future,” Raiola explained, as quoted by the Daily Mail.
It is believed Henrikh will replace Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain who is likely to sign for Southampton or Leicester City as they are keen on signing the 22-year-old midfielder