Arsenal are nowhere near the level they should be. The Gunners struggled under Unai Emery and their form has, unsurprisingly, gotten even worse under Freddie Ljungberg having won just one game since he took over from Emery a little over two weeks ago.
With the January transfer window on the horizon and following reports that Arsenal are set to appoint Mikel Arteta as the new manager, here’s a look at 8 players the Gunners could sign to turn their fortunes around going into the second half of the Premier League campaign;
Arsenal’s midfielders have struggled to consistently control the flow of games for the Gunners. The likes of Lucas Torreira and Granit Xhaka have been unable to provide Ljungberg’s side with ample defensive cover in the middle of the park thus contributing to the team’s poor defensive record.
Arsenal could sign Matic in January to introduce a new dynamic to the Gunners’ midfield for the second half of the season. Whilst Matic may be lacking match fitness, his experience could be a vital asset for the Gunners as they look to climb up the table next season.