Wenger has clearly said that he will be signing a defensive midfielder this
month as they struggle with injury problems. Mesut
Ozil has returned but Mikel Arteta and Jack Wilshere are still absent for the
first team action and Arsenal are struggling in the midfield.
who told few months ago that he wants to play for a Champions League club has
now said that he is ready to leave the Magpies for the Gunners.
told Telefoot: “The transfer market is
open, so things can happen any day, but I am focused on Newcastle.”
player is currently concentrating on his Newcastle Untied career but would
certainly move if a better club offer him
“England is my priority. If [Arsene]
Wenger calls, I’ll have a man-to-man discussion with him and then we’ll see.
Arsenal has always been the club of my heart.”
Frenchman has clearly said that he will not deny a move to Arsenalif Arsene
Wenger shows interest in his services.
further added: “I hope I’ll improve to
win the Champions League one day. I don’t want to set limits to myself. I want
to go higher. That’s my goal.”
Magpies could agree to sell him only if the right offer comes which is around £20million.
is likely to follow the footsteps of his countrymen Yohan Cabaye and Mathieu
Debuchy who both moved to the Champions League clubs.
25-year-old has been a vital player for the Premier League side since his £1.7million
move from Toulouse in 2013.