Report: Arsenal could sign new central defender for just £9m

Arsenal are understood to be interested in signing Croatian defender Domagoj Vida from Besiktas during this summer’s transfer window, a report from Aksam claims.

The north London side are looking at the prospect of adding another central defender to their squad this summer despite the fact that William Saliba will be available after his loan spell with Saint-Etienne.

TRANSFER RUMOUR : Arsenal have prepared to weigh move for Besiktas’ centre-back Domagoj Vida.

Croatian International could be possibly available for £6m in this summer transfer window.

(Source : Daily Express)

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The likes of Axel Disasi and Kristoffer Ajer have been linked with the Gunners in recent weeks but according to Aksam, the club are said to hold a keen interest in landing the signature of Vida, who could be available for only £9m.

The 31-year-old has been with the Istanbul outfit for more than two years and during this period, he has been a regular at the heart of the club’s defence, making 88 appearances in all competitions.

The Turkish outfit are obviously experiencing financial difficulties with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and that…