Arsenal Rumours: Wenger targeting German midfield duo after Ozil capture - originally posted on Soccerlens.comArsenal boss Arsene Wenger surprised everyone by landing Mesut Ozil on the transfer deadline day from Real Madrid, for a club record transfer fee. However, the spending spree probably won’t stop here as the Frenchman is targeting the emerging football power-house of Europe, Germany, to bring some of their exceptionally talented players to the Emirates.
Wenger is ready to make further incursions in the next transfer market, as according to reports from the Mirror, he has told his scouts to keep close tabs on long-term targets Ilkay Gundogan of Borussia Dortmund and Lars Bender of Bayer Leverkusen.
Defensive midfield is one of the areas that need strengthening for the Gunners, and even though Mathieu Flamini has been signed on a free transfer, Wenger is looking to add further quality in that department.
Arsenal already have a strong German contingent in their squad like Lukas...