Arsene Wenger has admitted he hopes Arsenal’s signing of Shkodran Mustafi “will be done” before the transfer deadline.
Gunners had opened talks with Valencia to make the Germany international their new defensive signing but are still battling with Valencia for a transfer fee
Wenger was once again forced into a staunch defence of his transfer policy on Saturday after calls from supporters to spend money following the 0-0 draw at Leicester
And he told French TV station SFR Sport: “Mustafi? We hope it will be done He is one of a number of players we are looking at. Negotiations are ongoing.”