Arsenal are believed to have set up a fund of 10 million pounds to FC Koln striker, Lukas Podolski. 26-year-old striker is rumored to be immediately withdraw from the German club and intend to join "The Gunners".
Podolski contract with Koeln will expire in June 2013. Players who become the mainstay of the German national team said it would last until his contract expires. However, according to German media reports, later Podolski instead want to leave because it was not at home in Koeln. It is not separated from the feud with management Koeln.
This condition is ready to be used by Arsenal. Although manager Arsene Wenger has to bring Thierry Henry from New York Red Bulls, Arsenal believed to still need a new power to strengthen the front line. Understandably, all this time, instead relying on a figure of Robin van Persie. Park Chu-Young, Marouane Chamakh, and Gervinho not shown them quality.
Koeln reported ready to release Podolski with a dprice of £ 12.5 million. However, given the duration of the contract the player is no longer, maybe the price is still negotiable.