Thursday, 11 August 2016

Mustafi Agrees Personal Terms With Arsenal...

The German international's agent has confirmed his client is edging closer to a switch to the Emirate Stadium, in a move which will ease the Gunners' injury crisis at the back.

Arsen Wenger has been keen to bolster his defensive options after injuries to Per Mertesacker and Gabriel Paulista, while Laurent Koscielny has only just returned to training following his Euro 2016 exploits with France.

Mustafi's agent has now confirmed a deal is getting closer, with Arsenal only needing to agreed a fee with valencia to complete the move.

The Gunners must sign Mustafi by 11:00 BST on Friday for the 24-year-old to be registered in time to face Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool at Emirate on Sunday.