While World Cup 2010 is going on with full swing, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is trying his best to complete the necessary signing as early as possible. Marouane Chamakh has so far been the lone signing for the
Reports available in the media suggest that Wenger has been impressed by Algerian defender Madjid Bougherra who starred in
Bougherra is currently playing for Scottish club Rangers. The 27-year-old has 2 more seasons left in his current contract with Rangers, but it seems Bougherra could move to Premier League if Arsenal and Rangers can reach an agreement. Wenger is reportedly lining up a £4 million bid for Madjid Bougherra.
Bougherra, though a defender, has very good attacking intent and very often contribute to his side’s attack. Moreover, he is also very strong in the air thanks to his 6 feet and 3 inches height.
Meanwhile, Arsenal has been reportedly linked with Italian goalkeeper Federico Marchetti. The
Bayern Munich is also in search of a goalkeeper in the Summer transfer market. It seems Marchetti fits the bill very well for both Arsenal and Bayern.
When it comes to goalkeeper, Arsenal has been linked with at least half a dozen keepers including