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Arsenal In Race With Three Other Teams For Ivorian International Winger

Arsenal are interested in signing Lille winger Nicolas Pepe, according to L’Equipe (via the Mirror). However, the Gunners are not the only club looking to sign the Ivorian international with Lyon, Sevilla and Real Betis also tracking the player. Pepe is highly rated by Lille and it is believed they rejected an offer of €35m …

Agent Reveals Arsenal Captain’s Departure Was A ‘Genuine Possibility’

Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny had a number of offers to leave the club in the summer, according to his agent Stephane Courbis. Speaking to France Football magazine (translated by Get French Football News), the player’s representative explained the 32-year-old could have left at the same time as Arsene Wenger: “It was the right moment, the …

Arsenal Manager Reportedly Keen On Shock Swoop For Ex Chelsea Full Back In January

Arsenal manager Unai Emery is weighing up a move for Atletico Madrid full-back Filipe Luis in the January transfer window, according to Kickoff.co.uk. The former Chelsea defender’s contract expires at the end of the season and could be available relatively cheaply when the market reopens at the turn of the year. Luis was reportedly the …

Arsenal Goal Hero Dismisses Talk That He Was Set To Leave The Club This Summer

Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette said he never considered leaving the club, despite reports linking him with a move away from the Emirates this summer. The Frenchman scored the winning goal against Cardiff yesterday and put in a man of the match performance by also providing an assist for his strike partner Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Asked about …

Lucas Torreira would have joined Napoli not Arsenal if the opportunity had arisen suggests midfielder’s agent

The agent of Lucas Torreira has suggested the midfielder would have joined Napoli, not Arsenal, this summer had Carlos Ancelotti been involved. Torreira joined the Gunners in a £26.4million move from Sampdoria after an impressive season in Serie A and subsequent World Cup campaign with Uruguay. Prior to his move to The Emirates, a number of …

Arsenal fans react to surprise Yaya Toure links

Arsenal fans have responded to rumours they could be close to signing former Manchester City star Yaya Toure. Toure’s agent, Dimitry Seluk, confirmed yesterday that the midfielder had undergone a medical with an mystery London club, and was close to agreeing a deal to join them. Seluk said: “Toure @YayaToure has passed a medical in London. Yaya is …

Yaya Toure passes medical with London club, could it be Arsenal?

Former Manchester City star Yaya Toure has undergone a medical with an mystery London club, according to the player’s agent.  Toure is a free agent having left City at the end of last season, but the Ivorian has previously spoken of is desire to remain in the Premier League. And his agent, Dimitry Seluk, has now …

Arsenal star reportedly wants to leave the club

Alexandre Lacazette is reportedly seriously considering his future at Arsenal ahead of this week’s foreign transfer deadline day, and is ready to push for a move away if a suitable offer comes in for the striker. That’s according to Le 10 Sport, who claim the Frenchman is fed up with his lack of game time …

Arsenal star reveals how Luis Suarez convinced him to join the Gunners this summer

Lucas Torreira has revealed how former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez helped convince him to join Arsenal this summer. Torreira joined the Gunners earlier in the summer in a £24 million transfer from Sampdoria following an impressive season in Serie A. The 22-year-old midfielder also enjoyed an excellent World Cup campaign with Uruguay, where he played …

Russia 2018: Which Gunner gave the best performance?

It may feel like this summer may never end thanks to the incessant sunshine, but as we approach the last week in August, only one thing is on everyone’s minds; the return of top flight English football. Luckily, the wait for decent football hasn’t taken too long thanks to an incredible World Cup that finished …

How will Arsenal perform this season in the various competitions?

The opening weekend of the Premier League was strange for a number of reasons, but chiefly for Arsenal fans it was strange because of the absence of Arsene Wenger. The sight of the Frenchman stalking the touchline at The Emirates is a familiar one for Gunners fans, but now Unai Emery has taken his place …

Transfer news: Aaron Ramsey contract latest

Arsenal have failed to make any ground on a new deal for midfielder Aaron Ramsey, according to reports from The Sun. Ramsey’s current deal with the Gunners expires next year, and manager Unai Emery is keen to tie the Welshman down to a new long-term deal. However a wall has been hit over wages, with …

Petr Cech reflects on Arsenal’s difficult start to the new season

Petr Cech admits Arsenal’s poor start to the Premier League season is a tough pill to swallow, but that he believes the Gunners are moving in the right direction. Unai Emery was handed the toughest of starts to life in English football when his side were drew to face both Manchester City and Chelsea in …

Arsenal fans wish Joel Campbell well as forward seals Serie A move

Arsenal fans have wished Joel Campbell goodbye on social media after the striker sealed a permanent transfer to Seire A side Frosinone. Campbell, 26, signed a three-year deal with the Italian club after completing a medical yesterday afternoon, bringing to an end his seven-year spell at The Emirates. The versatile forward joined Arsenal in 2011, …

Arsenal forward arrives in Italy ahead of Serie A switch

Is Campbell Ready To Shine For Arsenal Next Season?

Arsenal forward Joel Campbell has flown to Italy to complete his last minute switch to Serie A side Frosinone. Campbell had a medical with the Italian club yesterday, and now all is left is to agree personal terms. The Italian transfer window closes tonight, meaning Campbell has until the end of the day to complete …

EPL 2018/19 – Top 4 Signings So Far

The new English Premier League season is almost upon us and it promises to be a very exciting affair considering how everyone is looking forward to some good football action after the conclusion of the FIFA World Cup last month. Here we go over the top 4 signings so far for the EPL 2018/19 season. …

The Financial Implication Of Arsene Wenger’s Exit

Looking forward to Arsenal’s future Arsene Wenger is arguably the most successful manager in Arsenal football club history. Raking up 17 pieces of silverware in his 22 years at the club is no mean feat. During the invincables season, he led his team to lift the premier league title without losing a single game. Despite …

Arsenal fans don’t seem too bothered about the prospect of Danny Welbeck leaving The Emirates

Arsenal fans don’t seem too fussed about the prospect of Danny Welbeck leaving The Emirates before tomorrow’s transfer deadline. Welbeck has been told by Gunners boss Unai Emery that he won’t be a regular first-teamer at The Emirates this season, and Arsenal are now willing to listen to offers for the England international as they look to shed …