Arsene Wenger has made tremendous progress in ensuring that he key players are kept within Arsenal’s fold for the foreseeable future.
According to latest reports, Arsene Wenger has confirmed that a deal for Hector Bellerin is in the offing, this deal will tie the players future to the Emirates.
Despite the player currently sidelined with injury, the confirmation by Wenger shows the Spaniard is an indispensable figure at Arsenal
It comes amid much speculation that Barcelona and Manchester City are keen on re-signing the 21-year-old right-back.
‘We are working on that,’ said Wenger when questioned about contract talks.
‘And we are not far. It will be great. Let’s say ‘it is great’ when it is done.’
Bellerin is currently sidelined with an ankle problem that threatens to keep him out of action for the next month.