4 Reasons Why Arsenal Must Sign Dayot Upamecano


Arsenal are currently linked with a move for RB Leipzig centre-back Dayot Upamecano with Leipzig reportedly willing to listen to offers within the range of £40m.

Here’s a look at 4 reasons why the Gunners should make a concrete move for Upamecano;

4The Current Situation

Shkodran Mustafi

Arsenal have struggled to prevent teams from breaking them down all season long. The Gunners’ current group of centre-backs – Shkodran Mustafi, Sokratis and David Luiz are simply not good enough to be at Arsenal anymore.

Arsenal, in general, have been below par this season, but the team’s defence can be singled out as its weakest link, and as such, The Gunners have to introduce a new defender to the backline.

Freddie Ljungberg’s side is in dire need of an upgrade, and Upamecano, realistically, is one of the few players who can offer that upgrade.