Markus Shcuberts girlfriend has dropped a strong social media hint that Germany Under-21 international is set to sign for Arsenal.
With David Ospina on the verge of making a permanent move to Napoli, having spent last season on-loan in Italy, Unai Emery is looking to sign a back-up to his established No.1 goalkeeper Bernd Leno.
Petr Cech retired at the end of last season and on Friday was confirmed as Chelseas new Technical and Performance Advisor, while Unai Emery is said to be unsure of Emiliano Martinez and Dejan Ilievs credentials.
Schubert was reportedly identified as a suitable target by Sven Mislintat, Arsenals former head of recruitment who left the club in February after just over a year in the job, but the Gunners have already sounded out Championship clubs over a potential loan move for the 21-year-old who made 32 appearances for Dynamo Dresden last season.
Recent reports claim Schalke are preparing a rival offer, but Schuberts girlfriend gave a significant clue as to his eventual destination by donning an Arsenal kit with the caption fitting.
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