There has been numerous defenders linked with Arsenal in past few months.
It’s claimed by British media that Arsenal are linked with Eintracht Frankfurt defender Martin Hinteregger.
The Austria international only joined Eintracht Frankfurt from FC Augsburg in 2019 for 9 million euros and his contract runs to June 2024.
Hinteregger made 19 appearances across all competitions for Eintracht Frankfurt, scoring 4 goals and supplying one assist in return.
The 27-year-old is considered to be one of the best defenders in Austria.
His record for Austria is also impressive. Hinteregger has scored 4 goals in 44 matches for Austria at senior level.
The Austria international has impressed in the Bundesliga this season and is starting to attract the interest of bigger clubs.
Unai Emery is looking to shore up his defensive options and Eintracht Frankfurt’s Martin Hinteregger happens to be a target. He is a known admirer of the player and is reportedly keen on the idea of bringing him this winter.
Arsenal are in the market for just a handful of statement signings who can improve the first-team.
Martin Hinteregger has the talent to play many roles in defense.
According to Tribalfootball, “Arsenal are interested in signing Eintracht Frankfurt defender Martin Hinteregger. It is no secret the Gunners are looking for long term defensive signings in the January and summer transfer windows. William Saliba will join the squad at the start of next season, but the Gunners want another center back by then.”
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Eintracht Frankfurt are not in a position where they need to sell and would like to keep hold of the defender, but right offer may force the club to consider a deal.
The 27-year-old would be a very good addition for Arsenal and they can afford him as well.
Arsenal fans would certainly love to see him arrive at the club.
It will be interesting to see what happens when Arsenal come calling for Hinteregger this winter.
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