With rumours that Arsenal want to sign Porto attacking midfielder Yacine Brahimi this summer in a £33m deal, according to the Daily Telegraph, here’s a look at five facts Gunners fans should know about their possible new purchase…
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1) He turned down France
Despite being born in Paris in 1990, Brahimi is now a full Algerian international after years of service for the French national team at youth level, turning out for every age group from Under-16 to Under-21 before switching his allegiance to Algeria in 2013. He now has 14 caps and four goals for his adopted nation.