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Lacazette could become the Premier League’s best at Arsenal

Arsenal are edging ever closer to signing Alexandre Lacazette in a club-record deal from Lyon, with the fee eclipsing the £42.5m the Gunners paid Real Madrid for Mesut Ozil in 2013- and it’s another signing that should send shockwaves throughout the Premier League. Arsene Wenger’s willingness to spend big shows he’s moved away from the …

Arsenal Bid £86m For Duo

Arsenal have reportedly seen a double bid of £86m for William Carvalho and Gelson Martins rejected by Sporting Lisbon. The Portuguese duo are highly sought after players this summer, with clubs like Manchester City and Liverpool keen on signing the pair. Portuguese publication A Bola had claimed that Manchester United and Manchester City were interested …

Arsenal To Announce Club Record Signing

Arsenal look set to complete the signing of forward Alexandre Lacazette this week after reports that the player is travelling to London in order to complete a move to the Emirates. The Frenchman has been a longstanding target of Arsenal’s for years having been linked with a move almost every summer. However this window looks …

Arsenal edging towards double-deal but can’t stop there

Arsenal are making waves in the transfer market this summer, with the Gunners having already signed Sead Kolasinac on a free-transfer from Bundesliga outfit Schalke and Arsene Wenger’s side are now said to be approaching two significant deals. Widespread reports indicate Alexandre Lacazette is due to arrive this week in a club-record deal from Lyon, …

It is time for Arsenal to get transfer priorities right

Arsene Wenger is making the right noises in the transfer market and why it is exciting to see reported bids for the likes Mbappe and Lacazette, the real transfer priority for Arsenal this summer is keeping the likes of Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and the Ox at the football club. I know a lot of …

Lacazette is the signing Arsenal have needed for years

Arsenal are said to be closing in on a significant deal that will bring Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette to the Emirates Stadium, with a fee set to eclipse the club-record £42.5m the Gunners paid in 2013 to land Mesut Ozil from Real Madrid. The French striker looks set to arrive as the second signing of …

Top Flops: Who remembers these Arsenal failures?

Arsenal’s title drought has now lasted 13 years and many frustrated fans blame Arsene Wenger’s failings in the transfer market for this situation. In the first half of his tenure he unearthed gems like Thierry Henry, Nicolas Anelka and Patrick Vieira, but the second half has been characterised by the likes of Park Chu-Young, Marouane …

Sanchez Confirms Decision On Future

Arsenal superstar Alexis Sanchez has remained tight-lipped over speculation regarding his future, but reveals that a decision has been made. The Chilean international has been mightily impressive since joining Arsenal, and has continued his fine form at the Confederations Cup where his side Chile are in the final. The 28-year-old has just one year remaining …

Arsenal To Submit Second Lemar Bid

Monaco’s super season last term was there for all to see. As well as winning the Ligue 1 title, the city-state also reached the semi-finals of the Champions League, beating the likes of Manchester City on the way. It will be a season to remember for the side, but this summer will certainly put a …

Important transfer update concerning three major Arsenal deals shared

It’s crunch time in the summer transfer window as we’re rapidly approaching the official opening of the post-season window, as well as growing ever closer to the pre-season fixtures that will see clubs prepare for their new campaign. Arsenal are expected to be very active over the course of the next few months, having already …

Wenger’s Policy of Gambling on the Anonymous Players

Arsene Wenger’s time at Arsenal has been marked by several important trademark policies. The French expert has followed his football philosophy to the letter when times were good and bad alike and while it has worked like a charm on some occasions, it proved as a flop on others. Wenger is very adamant about the …

Could Arsenal Sign Sergio Aguero In Swap Deal For Their Main Man?

Arsenal have been linked with a shock move for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero – there have been reports of a swap deal with Alexis Sanchez joining the Citizens and Aguero joining the Gunners. The Argentine has long been regarded as one of the best strikers in the world, and has performed at the highest …

Arsenal will only secure a solid summer if they avoid big departures

The summer transfer window is now just day away from officially opening but Premier League sides have already started their business for the new season, with Arsenal amongst those to have secured a new name in the form of Sead Kolasinac. The Gunners continue to eye top-class recruits to bolster their squad and are reportedly …

Arsenal Make Bid For Portuguese Ace

Arsenal are widely reported to have made a bid for Portuguese wonder-kid Pedro Neto. The 17 year-old is a product of S.C. Braga’s youth academy and has risen through the ranks to the first-team squad, where he made his debut last season despite his tender age. Neto’s emergence for Braga has seen him gain attention …

Arsenal’s continued pursuit of Mbappe shows Wenger means business

Monaco starlet Kylian Mbappe is the hottest property right now and many were initially surprised to see Arsenal linked with a move for the teenager, as any deal bringing the French striker to the Emirates Stadium would be a world-record fee. Arsene Wenger has made his intention to sign Mbappe clear, despite Monaco holding out …

Arsenal Told Lacazette Price

Arsenal have been given an asking price for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette. The Gunners see Lacazette as their no.1 striking priority this summer and hoped to prise the Frenchman away from Lyon with a £44m bid. However, Lyon’s CEO Jean-Michel Aulas has told Arsenal that they value the striker at a much higher price. Aulas …

French duo would present the perfect transfer business for Arsenal

As we rapidly approach July, and the official opening of the summer transfer window, Arsenal continue to be linked with a wealth of top-class additions as Arsene Wenger’s side seek to return to the Champions League and contend for the Premier League crown. The Gunners have already secured the services of Sead Kolasinac on a …

Could this powerful French striker be joining Arsenal?

Arsenal have been linked with a number of top strikers this summer already and if you subscribe to the “where there is smoke there is fire” theory then it would seem a new centre-forward will be signed by Arsene Wenger this window. The Arsenal boss appears to be ready to splash the cash this time …