Arsenal are staring at the possibility of an exit from the Round of 16 stage of the UEFA Europa League, after they were beaten 3-1 by Ligue 1 side Rennes in the first leg.
Arsenal collected all three points at Qarabag in the Europa League, courtesy of a hattrick of debut goals from Sokratis, Guendouzi and Smith Rowe.
Arsenal are set to announce the signing of Sokratis Papastathopoulos in a £16 million deal from Borussia Dortmund with other moves to follow.
Arsenal are ready to reportedly recruit defensive signings with Borussia Dortmund central defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos topping the list.
Borussia Dortmund centre-back Sokratis Papastathopoulos could reportedly be available this summer and Arsenal have emerged as the front-runners for his signature.
Manchester United have been monitoring Greek international defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos as a potential summer transfer target
Borussia Dortmund could be without top goalscorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang when they travel to face Augsburg at the WWK Arena on Sunday.
Borussia Dortmund have turned down the opening bid of ai??i??15 million plus bonuses for Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos by Arsenal FC.