Arsenal have been in talks to sign Valencia centre-back Shkodran Mustafi, but the deal may have become significantly more complicated as the La Liga outfit are now reportedly looking for £50 million for the Germany international.
Arsenal FC's hopes of signing Valencia centreback Shkodran Mustafi has been dealt a huge blow, as Serie A giants AC Milan have also joined the race to sign the German defender, according to reports from the Spanish media.
Germany began their Euro 2016 campaign in the best possible way after they overcame a stern Ukraine side to prevail 2-0. Shkodran Mustafi and Bastian Schweinsteiger were the scorers on the day for Die Mannschaft.
With Mamadou Sakho facing a lengthy ban for his doping violation and with the uncertainty surrounding the Anfield future of Kolo Toure and Martin Skrtel, it is clear that defence is going to be the top priority for Klopp in the summer transfer window.
Shkodran Mustafi has endured a fine season in defence for Valencia making 41 appearances for the La Liga outfit.
The German's representative insists his client is happy at Valencia but admits that the top two teams in Spain have shown an interest in him recently
Three of the following seven players must go. Who will it be, and what will their exclusion mean for Germanyai??i??s hopes for a fourth World Cup victory?