We take a look at Arsenal's existing defensive midfielder in comparison to strongly linked target Sami Khedira.
The Nigerian talent is set to join up with Mauricio Pochettino's side in London.
Arsenal and Germany star Mesut Ozil is a World Cup winner.
Arsenal should move for William Carvalho rather than Sami Khedira to fill their need at defensive midfield.
The North Londoners will have to do without one of their main men for a large part of the pre-season.
Chelsea attacker Eden Hazard immediately offered his congratulations to World Cup winning teammate Andre Schurrle.
Alexis Sanchez is officially an Arsenal player and looks delighted.
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi was unable to inspire Argentina with the magic everyone was expecting as they lost to Germany 1-0 in the World Cup final.
Arsenal hero Lukas Podolski is celebrating winning the World Cup with Germany
Joachim Löw's Germany side won the World Cup in style as they beat Argentina 1-0 in extra time, thanks to a Mario Götze strike.