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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 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 …

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. …

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Robert Pires: Aaron Ramsey must stay at Arsenal

Arsenal legend Robert Pires has urged his former club not to allow Aaron Ramsey to leave the club next summer. Ramsey’s contract at The Emirates expires at the end of the season, meaning he could be allowed to leave the club on a free if a new deal cannot be negotiated. Arsenal have been trying …

Arsenal legend urges club to tie down Danny Welbeck before it’s too late

Danny Welbeck must not be allowed to leave Arsenal next summer, insists club legend Ian Wright.  Welbeck’s current contract with the Gunners expires next summer, meaning he will drop into the free agent pool if no extension is agreed. The England international joined Arsenal from Manchester United in 2014, and has since scored just 31 …

Arsenal Dealt Setback In Pursuit Of £18m Rated Ramsey Replacement

Sevilla midfielder Ever Banega is unlikely to move to England due to the difficulties of adapting to another league, the player’s father has revealed. Daniel Banega also confirmed that Arsenal tried to sign the player in the summer but the Argentinian international rejected the move: “During the World Cup, Arsenal put an offer to him. …

Ian Wright says Ivan Gazidis is to blame for Aaron Ramsey contract situation

Arsenal legend Ian Wright believes Ivan Gazidis is blame for the ongoing contract dispute with midfielder Aaron Ramsey. The Welshman has been in negotiations over a new deal with the Gunners for a number of months, however has thus far failed to pen a new deal. Arsenal have no withdrawn their offer of a new …

Have Your Say: Which defender should Arsenal sign in January?

Six is six now for Arsenal under Unai Emery. The Gunners win last night over Brentford meant they have now won all of their last half dozen games in all completions. Alexandre Lacazette is finally looking like the man Arsenal shed out £45 million for in 2017. Mesut Ozil has added work-rate to his undoubted …

La Liga Heavyweights Keen On Free Transfer Move For Arsenal Star

Atletico Madrid have entered the running to sign Arsenal attacking midfielder Aaron Ramsey, according to reports in Spain. The Welsh international’s contract expires in the summer, and he can talk to foreign clubs as early as January about a free transfer move at the end of the season. Ramsey is reportedly seeking a sizeable increase …

Arsenal In Six Team Battle For £45m Rated French Midfield General

Arsenal are one of six teams interested in signing Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, according to reports in France. The French club’s president Jean Michel Aulas confirmed in the summer that he had turned down bids from English clubs, and it is believed that either Chelsea or Liverpool placed a €50m (£45m) offer on the table, …

Arsenal Among Teams Keeping Tabs On £20m Rated Senegalese Speedster

Arsenal are scouting Rennes winger Ismaila Sarr, according to reports in the English media. The London club are, however, not the only team tracking the 20-year-old. Inter Milan are also very interested in the midfielder, while Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool have also been linked with the player in the past. Sarr is said to …