Arsenal finally broke the bank with double signings of Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez. With both the players coming in from La Liga , Arsene Wenger may finally have a balance in the squad which he missed last season and a much needed partner for the unpredictable Olivier Giroud. Mustafi cost Arsenal 35 Million pounds but may be worth the money if he fits in the team and performs the way he has for Valencia for the past 2 years. Here are 5 interesting facts about Shkodran Mustafi !
5) World Cup Winner
Mustafi was in Joachim Loew’s 23 man squad in Brazil which lifted the World Cup beating Lionel Messi’s Argentina , thanks to Mario Gotze’s extra time goal.
However, he didn’t get any minutes in Brazil and was an unused sub in all the games, this did not stop him from collecting that cherished world cup winners medal.
He made his full German debut for Germany in october 2014 and gives a tough competition to Mats Hummels and Jerome Boateng for their position in the German Back four. (interesting facts about Shkodran Mustafi)