Arsenal and Arsene Wenger have finally reached an agreement to sign a defensive midfielder in January transfer window to secure a back-up for Francis Coquelin long-term Injury.
According to a reports in Switzerland Arsenal have agreed a fee with Basel for a defensive midfielder Mohammed El-Nenny.
Egypt national El-Nenny will fly back to Switzerland tonight to secure a move to Arsenal as he is set to undergo his Arsenal medical, according to Basler Zeitung.
El-Nenny is currently in Egypt on holidays for Christmas after sending Basel on top of the league in a crucial stage.
He joined Swiss club Basel in 2013 from Arab contractors. The Egyptian made 144 appearances with the club and in three seasons – winning the league title in each season
In an interview with Kingfut.com, the midfielder spoke about playing in the champions league in the near future and named FC Barcelona his dream club.
FACTS ABOUT EL-NENNY:
He has the same amount of goals and assist’s as Mohammed Salah this season.
He won more tackles and arial duels than any other player in the league.
We can confirm that he will be a fantastic back-up for Coquelin and if you really wants to know who El-Nenny is? So watch the video below. HE IS A BEAST!