According to the german newspaper Bild, Arsene Wenger has contacted the agent of Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka,the 23 years old who is dubbed as “the young Einstein”.
Granit Xhaka, who has joined Gladbach in 2012 – is on the spotlight as lately he has attracted the interested of biggest European clubs. The 23 years old is known for his ability to read the game and for his technical skills , as Otmar Hitcfeld once dubbed him as Schweinsteiger successor.
Bild has revealed that the French manager has made the first contacts with the player’s agent and he’s looking forward to sign the 23 years old midfielder, despite the Swiss International has a contract running with the German team until June 2019. “The Young Einstein” has already expressed his dream to play in Premier League in the near future.
The Switzerland international – who has collected 39 appearances and 6 goals for his country would be a great signing for the Gunners since their central midfield options are running out as Mathieu Flamini, Thomas Rosicky or Mikel Arteta are approaching at the end of their top-flight careers.