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Arsenal V Leicester City – Team News And Predicted XI

Arsenal will be hoping that the international break doesn’t halt their momentum. They head into the game against Leicester City on Monday night off the back of nine straight wins in all competitions. The Gunners have one new injury concern heading into the match. Sokratis Papathastopoulos had to be taken off at half-time playing for …

Arsenal And Two Italian Clubs Send Scouts To Watch Danish Under 21 Defender In Action

Arsenal have sent scouts to watch Sampdoria defender Joachim Andersen, according to reports in Italy. The Danish Under 21 international has been getting a lot of praise for his performances, with his side only conceding four goals in their first eight Serie A games. However, the Gunners are not the only club keeping an eye …

Arsenal And French Giants Both Keen On Signing Unsettled La Liga Midfielder

Arsenal could make a move for Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey in the January transfer window, according to reports in Spain. The Gunners are not the only team interested in the 25-year-old, however, with Paris Saint-Germain also said to be ready to bid for the player. Thomas has found game time hard to come by under manager Diego …

Arsenal Handed Double Injury Boost Ahead Of Leicester City Clash

Arsenal have been handed some good injury news ahead of next Monday’s game against Leicester City. Playmaker Mesut Ozil has been suffering from back spasms but the club’s medical department have reported that the 30-year-old is back in full training, seven days ahead of the match against the Foxes. Another player who has returned to …

Arsenal Planning Raid For Two Starlets In The January Transfer Window

Arsenal are looking to sign two young players in the January transfer window, according to reports in the English media. The Gunners’ head of recruitment Sven Mislintat is said to be targeting Rennes winger Ismaila Sarr and Bayer Leverkusen central midfielder Kai Havertz. Sarr has been linked with a move to the Emirates for a …

Bundesliga Giants Look To Hijack Arsenal’s Attempts To Sign £30m Rated Ivorian International

Bayern Munich are now leading the race for Lille winger Nicolas Pepe, according to reports in Germany. Arsenal had been linked with a £30m move for the Ivory Coast international, but the Bundesliga club are looking to steal a march on their rivals with a January bid for the player. Pepe has been in phenomenal form …

‘Killer Instinct’ ‘Phenomenal’ – Fans Hail Arsenal Ace’s Impact Since His £56m Arrival

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has certainly been living up to his £56m price tag in recent weeks. The Gabon international has scored five goals and contributed one assist in his last three games. Fans on Twitter believe Aubameyang is now living up to expectations: Killer instinct 👌🏾 — Mr Kussen (@DJSYFER) 11 October 2018 Phenomenal …

Ramsey Confirms He Plans To Run Down His Contract With Arsenal

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey says he expects to run down his contract and leave the club on a free transfer in the summer. The Gunners withdrew a five-year deal reportedly worth £250,000 a week last month. When asked about whether he will stay until the end of his current deal, the Welshman said: “Of course, yeah. …

How Have Arsenal’s Loanees Fared Since The Start Of The Season?

Arsenal have a number of players out on loan this season and suffice to say that their experiences away from the Emirates have been mixed. While some have made breakthroughs into the starting eleven at their respective clubs, others have had to wait for their chance. Here is a summary of how they have fared …

Arsenal Involved In Three Team Battle For £52m Rated Turkish Wonderkid

Arsenal and Tottenham are both keen on Roma winger Cengiz Under, according to reports in Italy. However, the two London clubs won’t be alone in their pursuit with Bayern Munich also looking to recruit the Turkish international. The Bundesliga side are said to be ready to pay between €50m (£43.7m) and €60m (£52.4m) for Under, …

Wright Feels Arsenal Were Correct To Withdraw Contract To Ramsey

Arsenal legend Ian Wright believes the club were right to withdraw their contract offer to midfielder Aaron Ramsey. The ex-Gunners striker feels the club should not be dictated to by players, and that by walking away from negotiations, they are sending out a statement to the rest of the playing squad: “I have to stick …

Arsenal: just what do we expect?

Ever since Mr Wenger made his announcement that he would depart Arsenal in the summer of 2018, I have occasionally found myself wondering what those people who endlessly called for his departure since sometime around 2006, actually expected once he had gone. I mention 2006 as that is when I recall the complaints starting; it …

‘What A Revelation’ ‘The Bumblebee’ – Arsenal Fans Praise Huge Impact Of £26m Summer Signing

Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira put in another fine display against Fulham in the 5-1 win yesterday afternoon. The Uruguayan international seemed to be everywhere on the pitch as he made interceptions, tackles and recovered possession of the ball. Fans on Twitter were waxing lyrical about Torreira’s impact since his £26m arrival from Sampdoria in the summer: …

Arsenal Are Poised To Seal £15m Deal For Paraguayan Playmaker In January

Arsenal are close to clinching the signing of Atlanta United attacking midfielder Miguel Almiron, according to reports in the English media. The Paraguayan has been linked with a move to the Gunners over the past eighteen months, and it appears a deal could now be finalised in the January transfer window. Almiron is expected to …

Premier League Team of the Week: Arsenal duo star as Gunners make it eight on the bounce

Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City all extended their unbeaten starts to the Premier League season this weekend. The Blues beat Southampton 3-0 at St. Mary’s, whilst the latter two saw out a 0-0 draw at Anfield. Elsewhere, Manchester United produced a brilliant comeback from two down to beat struggling Newcastle 3-2, while the Premier League’s …

Alexandre Lacazette up for Premier League Player of the Month

Alexandre Lacazette has been nominated as the Premier League Player of the Month for September. The Frenchman scored twice in four league games – first a sensational winner against Cardiff City at the start of the month and secondly another fine strike to open the scoring against Everton in a 2-0 win for the Gunners. …

Real Madrid join long list off clubs interested in Arsenal midfielder

Real Madrid are ready to battle Chelsea and Manchester United for the signature of Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey, according to reports. Ramsey looks set to leave Arsenal at the end of the season after failing to agree a new deal with the club. The Welshman wants a huge increase in wages in order to stay …

Unai Emery identifies £30 million Aaron Ramsey replacement

Unai Emery is eyeing Napoli’s Piotr Zielinski as a replacement for Aaron Ramsey, according to reports. Ramsey’s contract at Arsenal expires at the end of the season, and the Welshman has thus far put pen to paper to sign a new deal. The 27-year-old is demanding as much as £200,000 a week if he is …