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Arsenal are set to reward German Gunner Per Mertesacker with a new deal and fans reacted by taking to twitter after hearing the Centre-back have agreed terms over a new one-year deal.
The Arsenal captain fell down the pecking order at Arsenal since the introduction of Mustafi who was signed from Valencia in summer.
Mertesacker, has failed to make a single appearance for us this season after picking up an injury in our pre-season game with RC Lens.
Fans reacted on Twitter, with many wondering why Arsenal were spending money on a player who is not guaranteed to be injury-free or even make the first team next season and also considering the performance of Laurent Koscielny, Shkodran Mustafi and Gabriel Paulista who are all ahead of him in the pecking order.
The World Cup winner contract was due to end in June