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“It will at least end their trophy run” – Arsenal fans react as Wenger linked with vacant Madrid job

Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts after Arsene Wenger has emerged as a shock contender to take the vacant managerial position at Real Madrid. Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane stepped down from his role as the Bernubeu this morning – only days after guiding his side to their third consecutive Champions League …

Arsenal fans will be excited by Unai Emery insists club chief Ivan Gazidis

Arsenal fans should be prepared to be excited by new manager Unai Emery, insists the club’s chief executive Ivan Gazidis. The Spaniard was appointed as the Gunners new head coach last week after leaving Ligue 1 Champions PSG – replacing Arsene Wenger after his 22-year-spell at the helm of the club. Emery arrives at The Emirates …

Arsenal pipped to post by Liverpool as Reds land Fabinho

Arsenal made a late attempt to sign Fabinho before he joined Liverpool from Monaco, according to reports from Sky Sports. The Brazilian agreed a deal yesterday to join Liverpool on July 1st, ending his three-year spell in France in which he helped Monaco lift the Ligue 1 title in 2016/17. Liverpool will pay £39.3m (€45m) …

Gunners fans torn as Dortmund defender nears Emirates switch

Arsenal fans are torn reports that they close to completing the signing of Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos. New Arsenal manager Unai Emery is looking to complete a total defensive makeover this summer, with Sokratis set to be the first of a number of high profile signings made before the start of next season. The Gunners …

Arsenal close to landing first summer signing in £16 million Bundesliga star

Arsenal are close to completing the £16 million transfer of Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulo, according to reports. New Arsenal manager Unai Emery is looking to complete a total defensive makeover this summer, with Sokratis set to be the first of a number of high profile signings made before the start of next season. The …

Unai Emery keen to land Barcelona flop as first Arsenal signing

Unai Emery will look to make Barcelona flop Ousmane Dembele his first signing as Arsenal manager, according to reports from Spain. Dembele moved to Barcelona last summer in a €130 million deal from Borussia Dortmund, but has struggled to make an impact since his arrival at the Camp Nou. An injury on his debut kept …

Paul Merson calls for Unai Emery to ‘completely change’ Arsenal’s defence this summer

Arsenal legend Paul Merson has called for newly appointed manager Unai Emery to completely change the Gunners defence this summer. Emery was named as Arsene Wenger’s successor in North London earlier this week, signing a three-year deal with the club after leaving Ligue 1 champions PSG. Rumours are already flying as to who the Spaniard …

‘#WelcomeUnai’ – Arsenal fans greet Unai Emery as new era dawns in North London

Arsenal fans have welcomed newly appointed manager Unai Emery to The Emirates. Emery was appointed as the successor to Arsene Wenger earlier this week, signing a three-year deal that will club him at the club until at least 2021. The Spaniard left PSG at the end of last season, having guided them to the Ligue …

“This better not happen” – Arsenal fans respond to shock Ramsey to Liverpool links

Liverpool are favourites to land Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey this summer as uncertainty continues over the midfielder’s future. The Welshman is yet to pet pen to paper on a new contract at The Emirates, which expires next year – which means the Gunners may have to sell up this summer in order to avoid losing …

Twitter Goes Into Meltdown As Gooners Praise Arsenal On Appointment Of Arsene Wenger’s Successor

When Arsene Wenger stepped down as Arsenal manager at the end of the season the job immediately became a huge opportunity for some of the best managers in the game. The possible list of candidates included the likes of Mikel Arteta, Joachim Löw, Eddie Howe, Brendan Rodgers, Thomas Tuchel and Massimiliano Allegri with the Italian coach being …

Liverpool favourites to land Aaron Ramsey amidst contract uncertainty

Liverpool are favourites to land Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey this summer as uncertainty continues over the midfielder’s future. The Welshman is yet to pet pen to paper on a new contract at The Emirates, which expires next year – which means the Gunners may have to sell up this summer in order to avoid losing …

Aubameyang proud to follow in footsteps of ‘icon’ Thierry Henry

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says he feels honoured to follow in the footsteps of Thierry Henry by wearing the club’s number 14 shirt. Auba, who joined Arsenal in January as a club record signing from Borussia Dortmund, has scored 10 goals in for the Gunners in only 14 games. While that total remains a long …

Arsenal fans think Ligue 1 star would be a “brilliant addition” to the Gunners next season

Arsenal have opened talks with Ligue 1 side Nice over the transfer of midfielder Jean Michael Seri. The Ivory Coast star joined Nice in 2015 for a mere £750,000 from Portuguese side Pacos de Ferreira, and has since established himself as one of France’s most revered defensive midfielders. Seri has made 121 appearances across three seasons for Les …

Arsenal begin talks with €40 million rated Ligue 1 star

Arsenal have opened talks with Ligue 1 side Nice over the transfer of midfielder Jean Michael Seri. The Gunners tried to land the highly rated Ivorian midfielder last summer, however saw a £35 million bid rejected with Nice keen to hold onto the 26-year-old enforcer. However things are different this time around, with Seri understood …

Agents messed up moves for Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique – Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger has revealed how he once tried to sign both Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique from Barcelona, however the moves were scuppered by the player’s agents. The Frenchman made the shock admission when talking about the signing of Cesc Fabregas from the Catalans over a decade ago. Fabregas joined the Gunners as a youngster …

GoonerNews.com users reveal who the next Arsenal manager should be despite what the bookies are saying

Following the stunning news that Arsene Wenger would step down as Gunners boss at the end of the 2017-18 season, just over one week ago we posted a poll on our mobile and desktop sites asking GoonerNews.com users who they think should be the next Arsenal manager. Given the 22 year reign of Arsene Wenger …

Allegri staying put in Italy despite Arsenal links

Massimiliano Allegri has insisted he intends to stay at Juventus after helping The Old Lady to their seventh consecutive Serie A title. Juve secured the title with a 0-0 draw at Roma – the point being enough to beat Napoli to the Scudetto with a game to spare. The draw also meant Juventus won the double, after having …

So What Is Arsene’s Next Move Likely To Be?

It was jokingly suggested that Arsene Wenger would swap jobs with Sam Allardyce at Everton. That would be a good move for everybody except Wenger, the fans and the two clubs. Imagine that! Big Arséne at Everton and Sam “Le Professeur” at Arsenal. It doesn’t bear thinking about. But what options does Wenger really have …