Arsenal always find themselves in the middle of the latest transfer rumors, and this summer has been no different.
As in previous years, many rumors have surrounded the potential signing of defensive reinforcements. Manager Arsene Wenger recently told the club's official website that he is still looking for one more midfielder and possibly a defender before the window closes.
With reports from various sources, including Metro, suggesting that the club's loan move for Real Madrid's Nuri Sahin is nearing completion, it appears a defender is all that is left on the shopping list.
Here are five reasons why Montpellier's Mapou Yanga-M'Biwa is the defender Arsenal need.