Sky Italy & Gianluca Di Marzio first again: They reported 2 weeks ago that Arsenal were close to signing defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Borussia Dortmund and it is very close to become reality now.
David Ornstein BBC: As per Arsenal close to signing Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Dortmund. Latest acquisition led by Sven Mislintat, continues drive to rebuild defence/squad with experience/leadership. prioritising ready players & will integrate youth (eg Mavropanos) over time
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