Bundesliga ace set to finalise deal with Arsenal.
Sokratis Papastathopoulos is in UK to finalise Arsenal move from Borussia Dortmund.
According to Sky Sports, Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos has arrived in the UK to finalise his transfer to Arsenal.
Speculation about the player’s move to London giants has been noticed by the media for quite a while now and official announcement of his signing is expected soon.
The 30-year-old Greek defender, Sokratis Papastathopoulos has made 28 appearances in the Bundesliga last season and also has won 79 caps for his country.
The Bundesliga ace – who joined Dortmund in 2013 after playing for Weder Bremen, Genoa, AC Milan and AEK Athens looks set to become Unai Emery’s third major signing of the summer.
The Gunners have already brought in goalkeeper Bernd Leno from Bayer Leverkusen and former Juventus defender Stephan Lichtsteiner.
Sokratis could fix the defensive issues of Arsenal and offer a lot of experience and presence at the back for the Londoners.