Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny has been the subject of shock interest from La Liga BBVA giants Real Madrid this summer, and Arsene Wenger therefore may struggle to keep a hold of the Frenchman, particularly if Sergio Ramos leaves the Santiago Bernabeu [Daily Mail].
Courtesy of our friends at All Arsenal, we’ve taken inspiration from their piece on five potential replacements to Koscielny, and have put together our list of seven centre-backs who the Gunners could have to add to their transfer wish list.
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7. Ezequiel Garay – Zenit Saint Petersburg
Previously linked with Manchester United, the Argentine has emerged as a target for Wenger [Express]. The 28-year-old is renown for his strength in the air and commitment in defence, this combined with his impressive pace could see him settle well in the Premier League.