By Daniel Davis For Mailonline
Published: 16:25 GMT, 1 January 2021 | Updated: 16:31 GMT, 1 January 2021
Arsenal defender Rob Holding is set to sign a new long-term contract with the club after impressing this season, according to reports.
The 25-year-old, signed from Bolton for £2million in 2016, has been forced into a regular first-team spot this campaign as part of Mikel Arteta's unsettled backline.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
And, despite reports linking him to a loan move away this month, The Telegraph claim Holding will stay at the Emirates and avoid the expected mass culling.
Arsenal defender Rob Holding is reportedly set so sign a new long-term contract at the club
It is believed a number of Premier League clubs were targeting Holding with a view to signing him on a temporary basis.
It is now more likely that the centre back stays and fights for his place, however.
Having made 17 appearances across all competitions so far this term, Holding has emerged as a key member of Arteta's squad.
Holding, signed from Bolton for £2m in 2016, has emerged as a first-team regular this season