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Could Ligue 1 Star Possibly Join Arsenal?

Even though Arsenal’s former defensive stalwart, Steve Bould, replaced long-term assistant manager Pat Rice as boss Arsene Wenger’s right-hand man last year, the Gunners have been found guilty of leaking soft goals this season. They have struggled to find the consistency at the back, and have also had a hard time keeping clean sheets. Some …

Arsenal Ready To Splash The Cash On Star Striker

La Viola hitman, Stevan Jovetic, has emerged as one of the world’s most sought after strikers these days and is rumoured to be on the move in the summer, with several European clubs interested in the forward. And according to the Daily Mail, the 23-year-old has emerged as Arsenal’s number one summer target. The Gunners …

Wenger To Break Arsenal Transfer Record For Spanish Star?

Isco is the next big thing to come off the famed Spanish midfield production line and is one of the most sought after players in world football today. His performances in the Champions League this season have been nothing short of extraordinary, helping Malaga to go undefeated in the group stages. He recently netted a …

Arsenal Target Porto Star

Joao Moutinho recently scored the decisive goal in the first leg of Porto’s Champions League round of 16 clash with Malaga, but was unable to help the Portuguese outfit progress through the next round, as Porto lost 2-1 to Malaga on aggregate. The 26-year-old has told the club he would like to leave at the …

Swansea Set To Lose Star Defender To Arsenal

Ashley Williams, the Wales captain has been in superlative form this season and has already helped his team capture the Capital One Cup. He signed a new three-year contract last October but has been linked with a move away from the Liberty Stadium to a bigger team in the summer. The 28-year-old has attracted interest …

Maybe Nasri wasn’t worth it; maybe others suffer as we do

According to the nay-sayers Arsenal is the most incompetent of football clubs.  Our best players are stolen from under our noses because we don’t sign them on long term contracts, and we never bring in the players we want, because the manager is a dodo and can’t handle negotiations. OK that is some people’s views …

London Rivals To Lock Horns Over Real Madrid Frontman

25-year old Higuain is one of the longest serving players of the current Madrid side, having joined the Galacticos way back in 2006 from Argentinian outfit River Plate as an 18-year old. He has gone on to make 179 La Liga appearances during his time there, and has notched up more than 100 goals, becoming …

English International To Replace Sagna At Arsenal?

English international Micah Richards has been unlucky lately as he has suffered recurring injuries, which have sidelined him for long periods of time, much to his anger and frustration and that of City boss Roberto Mancini. The Italian has been without Richards most of this season and as a result, Argentinian international Pablo Zabaleta has …

Arsene Wenger Keen On Ligue 1 Wonderkid

Pierre-Emerick Abumeyang was under close observation by Arsenal’s reliable scout, Gilles Grimandi, on Friday as his side took on Rennes, and Grimandi saw his talent first-hand as Abumeyang found the back of the net in the 2-2 draw. Though he was not the only one present with a scout in the stands watching Abumeyang in …

Juventus Striker Set To Snub Arsenal

The 28-year-old, Alessandro Matri, has been used only sparingly for the Bianconeri this season, starting only 7 league games out of a possible 27. He had been linked with a move out of Juventus during the January transfer window, but stayed to fight for his place in the side. The Italian international initially joined Juve …

Arsenal To Snatch PSG Striker?

The French striker has fallen down the pecking order in the PSG attack following the big money arrivals of Argentine international Ezequiel Lavezzi and Swedish sensation Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Gamiero has found his place on the bench more often than not this season, and a lack of game time has upset him of late. Gameiro has …

Arsenal Set To Bring In Talented French Striker

Arsenal have only one recognised out-and-out striker in the form of Olivier Giroud, who is having a decent season considering it’s his first in the Premier League and not every foreigner has the capability to light it up in his first season as Michu has. They also have the option of Gervinho, but his horrible …

Will Song Be Welcomed Back At Arsenal?

Alex Song left the Gunners last summer in order to complete a ‘dream’ move to Barcelona for £15 million, but has been unable to impress at the Nou Camp. In fact, Song was voted as the second worst signing of the season in La Liga in December, behind Madrid’s Luka Modric. Song moved to Arsenal …

Wenger’s Reconstruction Could Start With Williams

This past month was probably what got Wenger thinking. Even though it is a well-known fact that his philosophy on football does not include spending big money on transfers, Arsenal’s manager implied in several of his latest statements that it is time some top quality players landed at the Emirates Stadium. Things seem to fallen …

Arsenal Chasing Rising Dutch Star

Arsenal fans have been crying out loud for the Gunners board to cut loose their supposed large transfer war chest and buy good quality players in order to replace the stars who have left. Last season was Arsenal’s worst start to a season when they famously lost 8-2 to Manchester United but they miraculously overcame …

Do The Fans Have A Point?

This summer is set to be one of the most interesting transfer periods in Arsenal’s history. After 8 years of missing out on every trophy, the Gunners are set to have Arsene Wenger build a combative, competition winning team. Even though the Frenchman has not yet signed an extension to his current deal, it looks …

Arsenal Interested In Polish Striker?

Borussia Dortmund have recently made it clear that they are resigned to losing Polish striker Robert Lewandowski either at the end of this season or at the end of the 2013-14 season when his contract ends. The German side have tried to get Lewandowski to put pen to paper on a contract extension but the …

Arsenal Youth Star Won’t Become A Star Gunner After All

Arsenal are definitely in for a lot of changes at the end of the season. Things are already starting to be set in motion, as some of their current players have been told they are not part of Wenger’s future plans. Even though the Frenchman is yet to sign a new contract and says he …