The French first division offers plenty of talent, with players such as Eden Hazard & Hugo Lloris have made the trip across the across the English Channel in recent times and are now two of the world’s best.
Arsenal have also enjoyed relative success when exploiting the French market, with Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny arriving from across the English channel, and the Gunners should take a look at Ligue 1 again in January.
Here, VFC’s Connor Humm picks out five Ligue 1 players Arsenal should target in January. Hit the navigation buttons below to advance through pages!
The French midfield maestro could be seen as a long-term replacement for Santi Cazorla who is now the wrong side of 30.
He is able to offer goals and creativity from deep and advanced positions and the flexibility of the midfielder will be of great interest to Arsene Wenger, who admires anyone that is versatile and he would be a fantastic addition to the Gunners.