Arsenal want departing Manchester City goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon to solve their goalkeeping crisis.

The Gunners need another glovesman with Lukasz Fabianski out of contract and Emiliano Viviano’s loan spell coming to an end.

Arsene Wenger wants a goalie who can provide genuine competition to first-choice Wojciech Szczesny, and is now plotting a move for City star Pantilimon.