Wenger coy over Reid rumours and admits Arsenal are in the hunt for a defender

first_img West Ham defender Winston Reid takes on Eden Hazard 1 Arsene Wenger has refused to rule out a move for West Ham centre-back Winston Reid and says he wants to sign another defender before the end of January.The Arsenal boss has been strongly linked with a move for the New Zealand international who has yet to agree a new contract with the east London club and can walk away as a free agent at the end of the season.Reid has been one of the star performers for West Ham over the last few years and has played a major role in helping the club push for a top six finish this season.Wenger has been plagued by injury problems to key defenders this season and wants to bring in another quality signing before the window closes at the end of January.When asked if he was interested in a move for Reid, Wenger said: “Of course. We are out on the market and we work very hard every day. All of our scouts are working hard to find a defender.”last_img read more