Arsenal are taking a look at bringing in a flexible French defender to their squad in a bid to enhance cowl on the again.

The Gunners had been flying excessive within the Premier League till an damage to William Saliba considerably derailed their marketing campaign. The younger centre-back was taken off towards Sporting with a again drawback and Arsenal have struggled with out him ever since. 

The damage was compounded by the lack of Takehiro Tomiyasu in the identical match, with the Japanese full-back being dominated out for the season after struggling a knock in the identical sport. It has left some questioning the depth that Arsenal have on the again in comparison with the likes of Manchester Metropolis.

Arsenal’s fortunes had been dented this season with the lack of Saliba (Picture credit score: Arsenal FC through Getty Photos)

Moreover, makeshift right-back Ben White’s struggles defensively on the weekend maybe indicate that extra cowl is required, with the centre-back having to fill in on the fitting facet of defence for many of this season, together with each single minute for the reason that lack of Tomiyasu.