How Arsenal could spend their impressive transfer funds.With reports that Arsene Wenger could be willing to dip into his signficant £173m transfer funds, CaughtOffside looks at five players who would make great signings for the club and who could now be within the club’s financial reach.
Wenger on Arsenal’s £173m cash surplus: “It’s good to have a little cushion in case we need to buy when the right players come up.” #AFC
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Based on the club’s needs in different areas of the pitch and recent transfer rumours from various sources, here’s a list of five players the Gunners should be targeting to build a title-challenging squad.
5) Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)
Available for just £20m when a release clause comes into effect next summer, Marco Reus would be a superb signing for Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund, though Liverpool, Manchester United and Real Madrid are also known to be interested in the classy German forward.