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It seems far more than just a few months ago, but I know that it was just a few months for I have just checked the calendar and the record books. Arsenal won eight and drew two of the last ten games that they played in the 2012/13 season. That is a good run by …

Bendtner Targeted By Palace And West Brom

Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner’s future remains uncertain as the Barclays Premier League enters its third round of fixtures this weekend, and according to a report in the Daily Mail, league newcomers Crystal Palace have enquired about the possibility of signing the Dane, with West Bromwich Albion the competitors for the unsettled striker. Arsene Wenger dealt …

Arsenal Have Ozil & Casillas On Radar

According to Metro, Arsenal have been alerted by the situation of Real Madrid pair Mezut Ozil and Iker Casillas, latter of whom was again made to wait on the bench by new manager Carlo Ancelotti in Madrid’s 0-1 win against Grenada in the second round of Liga BBVA matches. Arsene Wenger has been quiet about …

Arsenal Must Pay More For Cabaye

According to an ESPN report, Arsenal have been told the exact terms needed for the purchase of Yohan Cabaye, as said by Newcastle United’s controversial director of football Joe Kinnear, who claims the ball is now in Arsenal’s court. The Gunners have been on the hunt for new players ever since the end of last …

Arsenal Could Help To Finance Bale Deal By Signing Di Maria?

According to a report in Metro, Arsenal could reportedly be ready to launch a bid for Real Madrid’s unsettled Argentine winger Angel Di Maria for a fee in the region of £26 million, and in turn help the Spanish giants finance part of their deal with Tottenham Hotspur for their imminent world record signing of …

Wenger Refuses To Give Into Panic Buys

The summer of promise for Arsenal fans has drastically gone south as they have been virtually non-existent in the transfer window. After being linked to the likes of Gonzalo Higuain and Luis Suarez, they now only have young Frenchman Yaya Sanogo to show for their efforts. While the likes of Chelsea and Manchester City have …

Benzema Snubs Arsenal Move

The Gunners are looking for alternate targets after being rebuffed in their attempts to sign Liverpool talisman Luis Suarez. The Reds have made it clear to Arsenal that the Uruguayan is not for sale, which has prompted Wenger to turn his attention to Madrid’s Benzema. The Spanish giants are on the verge on announcing a …

Arsenal Consider Argentine Replacement For Podolski

Arsenal have not yet lost any of their starting eleven players to another club, but according to Metro, the Gunners are keeping Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria in mind if German attacker Lukas Podolski was to leave the club in this summer transfer window. The Gunners have been struggling to find an out-and-out winger …

Will Arsenal Shell Out Big For A New Goalkeeper?

The Gunners have so far coughed up a big 0 of their financial muscle in the transfer market by agreeing a deal for 20-year-old Yaya Sanogo on a free. Wenger has been fiercely criticized for his lack of transfer activity this summer, but has promised an arrival of new talent in the coming days. His …

Arsenal Battle For Ajax Defender

According to Metro, Arsenal have locked horns with their rivals over a move for Ajax defender Toby Alderweireld, who has been targeted by multiple clubs across Europe, as the Londoners begin their push to improve the squad after heavy criticism from experts and fans alike. The Gunners have been in negotiations over multiple deals since …

Wenger Concedes Defeat In Suarez Chase

The Suarez saga dominated headlines for the entire summer with Arsenal showing a serious and genuine interest in signing him, now that they possess the financial power to make such a deal happen. They approached Liverpool initially with a club record deal in the region of £35 million, though it was rejected by the Merseysiders, citing …

Can Arsenal Beat Rivals To Lamela?

Arsenal have less than two weeks to improve the squad, and the latest player to be linked with a move to London is AS Roma striker Erik Lamela, however, which club in London remains the question, as Tottenham Hotspur are battling it out with their rival for the 21-year old player’s signature. The Gunners are …

Cabaye Signing Could Lift Arsenal

The Arsenal squad will be disappointed after the weekend’s loss against Aston Villa in the Barclays Premier League, but according to Metro, the board have given the green light to pursue the manager’s interest in Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye, who could lift the spirits at the club. Arsene Wenger has been attempting to secure …

Arsenal Alerted As Man City Open To Barry’s Sale

The 32-year old Gareth Barry has never been a mainstay in the City side, filled up with big names in every position possible. He has been in and out of the team on a regular basis and has lost out on his first-team place to the likes of Yaya Toure, Javi Garcia and now Fernandinho …

Arsenal Target Swansea Duo

As Arsenal prepare themselves for a hectic last few weeks in the summer transfer window, the latest players from the Barclays Premier League to be linked with interest from the Londoners are Swansea City pair Michu and Ashley Williams. Swansea have been moving in the right direction ever since former manager Brendan Rodgers lead their …

Wenger Motivates Arsenal Squad

Arsene Wenger will be disappointed about his side’s opening day defeat to Aston Villa at the Emirates Stadium, but insisted that his players cannot dwell too much about the heavy loss, as they must concentrate and ensure their UEFA Champions League dream does not suffer as a result. Arsenal supporters were expecting big things from …

Can Arsenal Win Trophies Without New Signings This Season?

After showing title-winning form at the end of last season when they won 8 out of their last 10 fixtures, Arsenal were presumably ready to challenge for the Premier League title this time around. However, they were harshly brought back to reality as they crashed to a 3-1 defeat on home soil to a young …

Arsenal On The Brink Of Defensive Crisis

There cannot be a possible worse start to the season than what Arsenal endured on Saturday, with them losing their opening game at home to Aston Villa while also seeing yet another defender Kieran Gibbs join the injury list. There was an atmosphere dominated by nervousness as Arsenal walked out onto the pitch on Saturday as they got …