Borussia Dortmund defensive star Sokratis Papastathopoulos has emerged as a transfer summer target for a number of Premier League clubs.

The likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United are all looking to bolster their defensive options for next season and are reportedly monitoring the Bundesliga star, who is open to leaving Dortmund in order to fight for honours elsewhere.

And even though Arsenal have already boosted their squad with Sead Kolasinac, and Manchester United are closing on a deal with Benfica over Victor Lindelof move, interest in Sokratis still stands according to reports from Germany.

German media outlet Bild reports that Chelsea and Manchester United both had their representatives following the 29-year-old defender in the DFB Pokal final against Eintracht Frankfurt earlier this season to get a closer look on the Greek defender.

Sokratis has had a successful season with Dortmund, making the total of 54 competitive appearances and scoring three goals in the process.

Greek international defender is under contract with Dortmund until 2019.


Full Disclaimer: This article is aggregated from a 3rd party website. We do not own this content. We just syndicate it. Please help support original source/author. Click to visit their site. Thanks

soccer news

This content is aggregated from Soccernews.com. A news blog for soccer with comprehensive coverage of all the major leagues in Europe, as well as MLS in the United States. In addition they offer breaking news for transfers and transfer rumors, ticket sales, betting tips and offers, match previews, and in-depth editorials. Please take a minute to check them out. Thanks

View all posts

Add comment

Your email address will not be published.

X
X