Gokhan Inler is one of many midfielders Arsene Wenger has missed out on in the past. The Swiss international has become a pivotal figure in Napoli’s midfield since arriving from Udinese. He’s immensely strong and the fact Arsenal chased his signature in the past is telling of his abilities in the midfield: he’s perfectly suited the playing Arsenal’s game.
Having just won the Coppa Italia, Napoli will be keen to build on their cup success and have another strong campaign next season. It means they’ll be reluctant to sell one of their key players, but Arsenal do have the means to convince them otherwise.