Arsenal, 1 other Premier League top club battling to sign highly-rated German defender
Posted By: Zico
on February 9, 2019
Matthias Ginter wanted in the
Premier League by Arsenal and
Matthias Ginter has emerged top transfer
target for Arsenal and Spurs
- The 25-year-old has been impressive for his
German League side he joined them in 2017
- Ginter already has 25 caps for the 2014 FIFA
World Cup champions
Premier League duo of Arsenal and
Tottenham Hotspur have reported shown
interests in signing Borussia
Monchengladbach sensation Matthias
The German defender, who has already
made 25 appearances for his country’s
national team is one of the revelations in
the Bundesliga this campaign.
According to Express quoting Sky Sports,
the English topflight are hoping to
outsmart each other in a bid to land the
He has made 54 appearances for
Monchengladbach since joined them in
2017, and has scored once in the
Bundesliga this season.
Meanwhile, with both sides looking to
strengthen their defensive options in the
summer, the battle to sign the player might
linger to the very last.
Though, Laurent Koscielny is back on his
feet fully fit after a lengthy stint on the
sidelines, he however is now in the twilight
of his career and a replacement needs to
be sourced soon.
A few other stars are on the books of the
Gunners like Shkodran Mustafi and
Sokratis Papastathopoulos are neither here
Spurs have a back up plan in case their bid
to sign Ginter fail, as they are hoping they
can secure the services of West Ham ace
Rice recently signed a new deal with the
Hammers in December, but that was not
enough to put off Spurs, or Liverpool who
are also keen.
“ I’m absolutely delighted to have got the contract
done, signed and to commit my future to the Club
until 2024. I’m absolutely ecstatic ,” Rice said
after committing his future to the east
“ Without a doubt, the plan was always to stay at
West Ham .
“ I’ve had the support from the fans, from the
players and from the manager and now, to get it
done and commit myself to this Club is a very special
moment and I’m over the moon .
“ I’ve now played 50 games for the first team and
I’m progressing week-in, week-out, learning from a
top manager and top players .
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