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Nasri Reveals Reason For Leaving Arsenal

Wenger, as he does with most of his talented purchases, turned Nasri from a little-known player at Marseille to a superstar at Arsenal. The Frenchman plucked the France international in the summer of 2008 following four seasons at Marseille, and he was brought in to replace the successful pairing of Alexander Hleb and Mathieu Flamini. …

Is Wenger Finally Ready To Splash Some Big Cash?

More and more rumors see Arsenal as the most active team on the summer transfer market. According to sources within the club, Wenger has finally decided to invest massive amounts of money into bringing in some world class players. According to recent news, Arsenal have more than £70 million to invest in top quality players. …

Wenger Reveals Diaby Situation

The 26-year-old, Abou Diaby, suffered a horrendous knee injury during training this week that ruled him out for 9 months. Scans confirmed an anterior cruciate ligament tear in his left knee and he is set to undergo an operation in the coming week. The midfielder has been blighted by major injury problems ever since he …

Villa Desperate To Tie Down Benteke Amidst Arsenal Interest

Christian Benteke has been a revelation in his debut season at Villa since joining from Belgian outfit Racing Genk last year. He has repaid each and every penny of the £7 million Villa paid for his services as he has scored 17 times already this season for them. Despite the fact that Villa are fighting …

Price Revealed For Arsenal Target

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s exploits for St. Etienne have seen him become one of the most highly-rated forwards in Ligue 1, and has scored 17 goals in 32 appearances in all competitions for the club. He is currently the second top scorer in the country with 16 goals, sitting only behind Zlatan Ibrahimovic who has 25. The …

Strengthen Your English Core, Wenger – Says Pires

Fortunes have changed drastically for Arsenal in recent years, as they have been relegated from being a team challenging for top honors season after season, to a team who seems somewhat content with a top 4 finish. The reason for this has been narrowed down to the lack of homegrown talent by some, who think …

Arsenal In Pursuit Of ‘New Jack Wilshere’

Daniel Crowley has already attracted attention from the likes of Arsenal in spite of being just 15 years of age, and has been dubbed the ‘new Jack Wilshere’. He is regarded as the finest talent produced from the famed Aston Villa academy in recent times. According to Metro, the Gunners have been monitoring the progress …

Arshavin Offered Huge Paycheck To Quit Arsenal

Andre Arshavin joined Arsenal back in January, 2009 and quickly became a crowd-favorite in his debut season. His arrival from Russian outfit Zenit St. Petersburg took the English Premier League by storm. The diminutive winger is Arsenal’s record-signing, as they forked out a fee of around £14 million to lure him to England. However, since …

Dutch Star Cools Talk Of Premier League Move

Adam Maher has spent his entire career with AZ Alkmaar and has garnered significant attention from Premier League clubs. He has already scored 14 goals in his short career, but is destined to score plenty with his raw talent. The 19-year-old scored on his debut in a Europe League encounter against Bate Borisov, becoming the …

Has Wenger Identified The Next Jens Lehmann?

Rumors regarding Arsenal’s interest in bringing in a new goalkeeper had no solid foundation up until a few days back. It looks like although Wojciech Scezney insisted his collaboration with the Emirates team will continue and that he is happy with his relationship with Wenger, things are not quite so. According to recent statements, Scezney’s …

Arsenal Eye Their First Summer Transfer Target

There are many rumors surrounding Emirates Stadium that provide two possible outcomes for the summer transfer period. Either Wenger will change his perspective when it comes to signing top class players, or Arsenal will keep building a team that focuses on integrating youngsters into the first eleven. The second alternative has put the Gunners on …

Italian Star Warns Jovetic To Stay Away From Mediocre Arsenal

In recent news Fiorentina’s Stevan Jovetic has been heavily linked with Arsenal. It seems like the Gunners are not regarded as the perfect destination for players who want to step up to the next level. According to Jovetic’s team mate and ex Bayern Munich striker, Luca Toni, the young Serbian should direct his attention towards …

Vela Closes Door On Possible Arsenal Reunion

Mexican international, Carlos Vela was not quite able to hold down a place in Arsenal’s starting 11 and was generally used as a squad player or sent out on loan. Lack of regular first-team football forced him to quit the Gunners as he joined Real Sociedad in the summer last year. The switch has worked …

Jovetic Fancies Premier League Amid Arsenal Interest

Stevan Jovetic is one of the world’s hottest strikers and a possible move to the Premier League has been touted for a while now and his stock can only have risen after his performance for his national side against England. Several European clubs have shown interest in the La Viola forward, but he seems to …

Wenger Monitors Potential Young Star – Strategy In Intact

Arsenal’s strategy regarding next season is not yet clear Wenger shows interest in signing both unexperienced and top class established footballers. The Frenchman expressed his desire to acquire David Villa, but also showed interest in Stoppila Sunzu, or according to recent news, for a young Nigerian called Godfrey Oboabona. Even though Arsenal have stated they …

Arsenal Looking For New Stopper

Arsenal are changing their transfer policy during this summer transfer period with some serious investments ready to be made. Important funds will come from signing a new sponsorship deal and also from a transfer “kitty”. If things go as expected, Arsenal will be looking to strengthen each and every department of their team, as they …

Arsenal Favourite On His Way Out?

Tomas Rosicky joined Dortmund in 2001 and won the Bundesliga in his debut season. However, he went trophy-less with the club for the next four seasons and decided to jump to the Premier League with the Gunners in the summer of 2006. After confirming his move to the Gunners he went on to seriously impress …

Arsenal Eye French Duo

Arsene Wenger has lined up a host of players to rejuvenate his squad in the summer transfer window apparently, and according to the Express, Arsenal are eyeing a cut-price deal for Queens Park Rangers forward Remy who joined them only last January. The France international has scored 3 goals in 6 games for QPR, but …