There have been reports in the Spanish media outlet ‘El Mundo’ that the club are after 20 year old midfielder Sergi Samper. The title says that ‘He is ready to bring Samper to Arsenal, paying his clause of €12m. With Mathieu Flamini on the edge of a move to Turkey that would leave just Mikel Arteta as back-up for Francis Coquelin, meaning it would be plausible that Wenger is looking for another defensive midfielder.
El Mundo Deportivo är övertygade om att Arsenal är nära att värva Sergi Samper. En av Barças allra största talanger pic.twitter.com/DSZjjm3JqS
— Patrik Sjögren (@SjogrenPatrik) July 22, 2015