The Guardian suggest that having lost faith in his existing Arsenal defenders, Arsene Wenger has turned his attention to the Wales international in an attempt to shore up a famously fallible back-line.
It would be an unusual signing for Arsene Wenger. At 28, Williams is older than Wenger's usual preferred age profile. He's also British, and after high-profile flops like Francis Jeffers and Richard Wright the French manager has been understandably reluctant to spend that much of players educated in these Isles.
However, go to the next slide to discover why Ashley Williams could be a perfect fit for The Gunners.