North London giants Arsenal have added Borussia Dortmund defender Dan-Axel Zagadou to their transfer plans this summer according to the latest reports in the British media.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery is in the market for defensive reinforcements to rectify the rearguard issues of the last campaign which saw the Gunners concede 70 goals in all competitions with 51 of those goals coming in the Premier League alone.
According to the specific report from the Daily Mirror, Unai Emery has been impressed with the impressive showing of Dan-Axel Zagadou for the French youth team and he’s ready to bring him to the Emirates Stadium.
Dan-Axel Zagadou was at Paris Saint Germain (PSG) until 2017 when he joined Borussia Dortmund.
He was a regular fixture for Borussia Dortmund as they finished second in the German Bundesliga behind champions Bayern Munich.
Zagadou and Dortmund lost the Bundesliga title on the final day of last season to Bayern Munich who sealed a seventh successive league title.
Borussia Dortmund lost a healthy point lead in December to the Bavarian giants.
Arsenal have been linked other several defenders in the transfer window in the bid to produce a better defensive showing for the new season billed for the second week of August.