Gunners rumoured to be keen on White Heart Lane outcast.
Arsenal are reported to be leading the chase in a five-club tug of war for the signature of Tottenham Hotspur defender Vlad Chiriches, according to the Corriere Dello Sport.
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The Romanian international has struggled to break into to the Tottenham first team on a regular basis despite a good start to life in north London and is now being linked with a swift ecxit from the club in the new year.
The likes of Inter Milan, Roma and Napoli are all keen, while German giants Schalke have also apparently registered their interest.
But Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is keen to solve his side’s defensive woes and is said to be lining up a loan deal for the 25-year-old for the remainder of the campaign.
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