Thomas Eisfeld set to sign for Arsenal

Arsenal closing in on Dortmund star Eisfeld as playmaker jets in for medical

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is set to sign Borussia Dortmund youngster Thomas Eisfeld.

The 19-year-old was in London with his agent Reza Fazeli on Monday to undergo a rigorous medical at the club's training ground as he had surgery for a torn cruciate ligament in 2009.

Gunner make a move: Thomas Eisfeld looks set to sign for Arsenal

Gunner make a move: Thomas Eisfeld looks set to sign for Arsenal

Playmaker Eisfeld is out of contract in the summer and Arsenal will have to pay compensation of around 420,000.

Eisfeld has six goals in 12 games for Dortmund's Under19s this season.