With Arsenal needing to strengthen their charge on the Premier League title this season, the club have been consistently linked with a move for Schalke’s Julian Draxler, possibly with the view to Arsene Wenger converting him into a centre-forward.

There is genuine excitement about the possibility of the club signing the German youngster, though some still remain sceptical as to whether he’s what the team need at this time. Arsenal are in need of further depth in attack in the way of a natural centre-forward and someone who can score goals, while the defence also needs addressing.

Wenger is a long-term admirer of Draxler, and with Schalke reportedly in need of a financial boost, these are six names who could follow Draxler to the Emirates this month.

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