Arsenal need to bring in a new striker as Olivier Giroud has led the line alone this season with summer signing Yaya Sanogo out injured for most of this season and Theo Walcott and Lukas Podolski also having been crocked.
As for Nicklas Bendtner - his support has been minimal.
He bagged a brace in a relegation six-pointer against VfB Stuttgart - and despite reports of a reported release clause of around €4.2 million his value is said to actually be nearer the €13 million in recent reports.
The fact remains that Drmic is likely to be available in the summer. Nurnberg are battling relegation and the clubs managing director Martin Bader recently stated:
"I'm not going to stand there and say, Josip is not for sale."
Of course Arsenal are not alone. Hertha Berlin were previously mentioned while Bayer Leverkusen are also said to be keen.
And now it is reported in German paper Bild that Everton scouts watched him bag that Stuttgart brace.
The Toffees are after a new striker to fill the void left by Romelu Lukaku and Lacina Traore at the end of the season - when their respective loan deals finish.
And it appears the Swiss international is now on their radar.
Everton have recently beaten Arsenal to the signings of Kevin Mirallas and James McCarthy - this summer it might just be Drmic.
Here is his recent brace…