According to reports making the round, Arsenal have reportedly sent scouts to watch Celtic midfielder Nir Bitton.
Arsene Wenger failed to sign in players over the summer transfer window, he was only able to sign Chelsea’s veteran goalie Petr Cech for 11 million pounds and he missed out on Southampton’s Morgan Schneiderlin who finally made the switch to Manchester United.
The Evening Times claims Wenger could sweep in for Bitton to help ease Francis Coquelin every game action.
The report claims Wenger had sent scouts to watch the Israeli international during Celtic’s recent Europa League match against Fenerbachce.
The 23-year-old defender was conscribed to the Israel Defence Forces, but has since completed his mandatory stint with them.Follow Football News Arena on Facebook and Twitter for the latest transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from across the major Leagues in Europe and around the World.