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Football writer. Objective reviews and analysis of European football. Lifelong Arsenal fan, youth football enthusiast.
Arsenal's versatile forward Lucas Perez could be set for a permanent move away from north London with Fenerbahce frontrunners to sign him, if reports are to be believed.
Joel Campbell's lack of minutes at club level in recent months has seen the 24-year-old forward drop down his national team rankings based on current form, according to Argentine newspaper La Nación.
Rob Holding has revealed that he was close to leaving Arsenal on-loan in January, but is delighted to have remained and given an extended opportunity to feature in recent months.
Krystian Bielik has already been linked with a season-long loan return to the Championship in recent weeks, as he's keen to gain more experience before staking his claim in the first-team at Arsenal.
With constant speculation over his future refusing to disappear, one has to wonder how things might have been had the Gunners looked past a hefty buyout clause to sign the striker from Atletico Madrid.
On a weekend when Arsenal are set to play their third FA Cup Final in four seasons, former Gunner, Martin Keown, has revealed his thoughts on the club's talisman, Alexis Sánchez and his reported disruptive attitude.
Granit Xhaka has said that his father's struggle for freedom in Kosovo has spurred him on to be the best player possible.
Despite fears that Alexis Sánchez wouldn't be fit to feature in today's FA Cup Final, Arsenal have been handed a major boost after he was pictured during their training session yesterday along with team-mates.
Marseille have shortlisted Arsenal's vice-captain Laurent Koscielny as a transfer target to approach, with the Ligue 1 side keen to tempt him back to France in a story that has been rumbling for a month or so now.
Ahead of this weekend's FA Cup Final clash with Chelsea, former midfielder Emmanuel Petit had his say on who he'd like to win, what Arsenal need to do to challenge for honours once more and who should replace Wenger when he does eventually depart.
This upcoming transfer window promises to be an important one for Arsenal as they look to strengthen significantly with a summer overhaul plan in place, and a recent article has already taken a look at how the Gunners' first-team squad could look with business being completed in multiple areas.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is Arsenal's sole representative in England's senior side to face Scotland and France in June's international fixtures.
Ahead of this weekend's FA Cup Final, we take a look at how Arsenal have fared against their London rivals.
After a forgettable 2016/17 campaign, Arsenal have a golden opportunity to finish the season in the best possible way, with a piece of silverware no less.
Chelsea's Victor Moses has warned the Gunners that ahead of Saturday's FA Cup Final that they have not forgotten the 3-0 defeat from September.
Arsenal supporters reacted angrily after official confirmation that Rob Holding was not given his first senior call-up to the England squad.
This season has been Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's best thus far for Arsenal and praise from Aaron Ramsey proves his hard work hasn't gone unnoticed despite a frustrating season for everyone involved.
Chelsea defender David Luiz has admitted he is wary of the threats that Arsenal pose, with this weekend's FA Cup Final clash on the horizon.
Arsenal's versatile midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been heavily linked with a surprise move to Liverpool in recent months, but there are doubts over the validility of such claims.
Per Mertesacker has revealed that he motivated the first-team players during their poor run of form from late January to March.
Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger admitted he wouldn't match Sir Alex Ferguson's record of 26 years at one club, despite rumours of a contract that could take him to 23 years at Arsenal.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey was full of praise for teammate Laurent Koscielny after the Frenchman came third in the Vitality Player of the Season poll, saying he leads by example on the pitch.
Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has stated his belief that the current crop of first-team players must take responsibility for their failure to qualify for the UEFA Champions League, not Arsene Wenger.
Alisher Usmanov reportedly met his close advisers on Wednesday, discussing the options going forward in his attempts to take control of Arsenal.
Barcelona are set to make a formal bid for Hector Bellerín once they announce Ernesto Valverde as the club's new manager, according to Mundo Deportivo.
Chile released their Confederations Cup squad with Alexis Sánchez featuring, though speculation has once again been sparked by their costly mistake on social media, listing him as a Bayern Munich player.
Kylian Mbappé has reportedly given Arsenal a boost in their hopes of signing him this summer, by revealing that he needs to be playing regularly whilst insisting he will not go anywhere unless younger brother Ethan signs with him.
Paul Merson, who spent 15 years at Arsenal during his career, has had his say on his former side's season by grading them from A+ to F-.
Arsenal legendary goalkeeper Bob Wilson, who made over 300 club appearances in eleven years with the Gunners during the 1960s and 70s, has said that the club's board meeting next week should include a discussion about the possibilities that have been offered by Alisher Usmanov.
According to various reports, Arsenal and Everton could battle it out to sign QPR's highly-rated youngster Josh Bowler.
Arsenal centre-forward Olivier Giroud was a surprise omission from the Premier League's Goal of the Season award nominees.
Rob Holding continues to impress with Arsenal and has thanked manager Arsene Wenger for his show of faith, as he prepares to face Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup Final.
Arsenal's all-time top goalscorer Thierry Henry has criticised Mesut Özil for failing to show his brilliance in possession on a consistent enough basis for the Londoners.
Besiktas have rejected AS Roma's offer of €14m for key midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup, who was previously at Arsenal from 2008 to 2012.
Arsenal are ready to send Polish defender Krystian Bielik out on loan again next season, if reports are to be believed.
There are sure to be some departures across the club's first-team squad, as well as youngsters from the Academy as Arsenal aim to progress with significant acquisitions this summer. So who's most likely to leave the club during the summer...
During what has been a frustrating end to another promising campaign from an Arsenal perspective, here's a list of five of the best Premier League moments that the Gunners have enjoyed this term. An excellent 3-0 win and overall display...
This season was mostly a forgettable one for the first-team, but how did the players across the club's various levels out on loan fare?
Arsene Wenger sent a video message to Lincoln City during their Awards Dinner, celebrating the success they've achieved this season.
Arsene Wenger has said he is convinced that the core of his current Arsenal squad can achieve great things next season, though also revealed the club need one or two 'top quality' signings.
Hector Bellerín has admitted this weekend's FA Cup Final against Chelsea will be made all the more difficult with Laurent Koscielny's suspension after a needless sending off during the 3-1 win over Everton on Sunday. There were mixed emotions for the...
Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker could leave the club this summer with Turkish giants Galatasaray interested, reports suggest.
AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca is a player that Arsenal have been heavily linked with in the past however, it seems as though their interest in the 30-year-old forward has intensified in recent weeks, if reports are to be believed.
Whether intentionally or not, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has begun his mind games by claiming that Arsenal will be more motivated to prevail in Saturday's FA Cup final and are the favourites.
In news that might not be welcomed by most supporters, Petr Cech has said that Arsenal have improved from last season.
Per Mertesacker has done an interview with former side Werder Bremen on friendships. his bond with the retiring Clemens Fritz and why football is 'very often superficial'.
Thierry Henry has criticised Stan Kroenke for the way he has addressed speculation about selling Arsenal, whilst purposely remaining silent on other matters which surround the club at present.
Arsene Wenger's future at Arsenal is still uncertain and reports claim the board are split over how to move forward.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is set to return to full training this week, as he aims to prove his match fitness and earn a starting berth with the FA Cup Final up against Chelsea on Saturday afternoon.
Per Mertesacker is set to play in a charity match on June 3 in Hanover, Germany with Mesut Özil possibly also featuring.
It has been an eventful year for Arsenal at youth level, one that will give them renewed optimism for future seasons.
The Daily Star produced an article entitled "The 27 worst signings to (dis)grace the Premier League this season," and, they've included both Lucas Perez and Jack Wilshere.
On Tuesday, we reported that Lyon's club president Jean-Michel Aulas said Alexandre Lacazette's future was still undecided but it seems he has a hankering for Atletico Madrid.
The 2016/17 campaign has been an unforgettable one for Arsenal's Edward Nketiah.
After an excellent breakthrough season with AS Monaco, Kylian Mbappé has attracted interest from a range of different clubs across Europe and he could be set to leave this summer after all.
Julian Draxler has said that his decision to join Paris Saint-Germain was not based on money, insisting that they are 'the best club for him at the moment'.
According to a recent report in the Daily Star, Arsenal as well as Premier League champions Chelsea, are set to be offered the opportunity to sign Real Madrid's James Rodriguez this summer.
Wojciech Szczesny has used Joe Hart as an example of how quickly things can change in football, especially for goalkeepers while admitting the speculation over his future has been 'draining'.
Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell has stated his desire to work in Serie A at some stage in the future.
Calum Chambers started and completed the full 90 minutes in Middlesbrough's 3-0 away defeat against Liverpool.
It was a successful finish to an eventful weekend of European football for Arsenal's players out on-loan.
Germany manager Joachim Low believes that Shkodran Mustafi will be one of the team's leaders ahead of this summer's Confederations Cup.
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has admitted that leaving the club was 'the best thing that could have happened' to him.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he, along with his rivals, Arsene Wenger, Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho are good but not geniuses.
Unsurprisingly, Alexis Sánchez has earned himself a place in the Daily Star's Premier League Team of the Season.
England u17s were left heartbroken after a dramatic finish to their final against Spain on Friday evening.
It was a quiet start to the weekend's action, with only three of Arsenal's players out on-loan featuring for their respective clubs.
A Jeremy Corbyn banner, which made headlines after featuring during Liverpool's draw with Southampton this month, is set to make another appearance during this weekend's final round of Premier League fixtures.
Petr Čech's superb performances of late have gone relatively unmentioned, which is surprising given his inconsistencies for large spells this season for which he was criticised.
Ahead of today's crunch match at the Emirates, Arsène Wenger gave his pre-match assessment on how to beat the Toffees, whilst discussing the threat that Romelu Lukaku poses.
Ismael Bennacer has stated his desire to go out on-loan once more next season before staking his claim for a spot in Arsenal's first-team squad.
Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright has taken to social media to criticise supporters who have showered Tony Adams with abuse after his comments on Arsene Wenger were revealed this week.
It's another must-win game for Arsenal, and the final league fixture of the 2016/17 campaign.
Olivier Giroud will consider leaving Arsenal if attacking reinforcements are signed this summer, according to the Mirror.
According to an exclusive from Arsenal youth expert Jeorge Bird, the club are preparing to release a handful of promising youngsters this summer.
Arsene Wenger seems to have softened his stance on a director of football coming into the club after initially dismissing it out of hand.
Arsène Wenger is often asked his opinion on a range of different topics during press conferences, and the pre-Everton presser was no different as he was asked about Celtic's unbeaten run.
Kelechi Nwakali scored his third goal of the season to help MVV Maastricht earn a 1-1 draw against SC Cambuur in the first leg of their play-off semi-final clash on Thursday evening.
In a reported twist of events, Roma's new sporting director Monchi - formerly at Sevilla - is hoping to persuade Wojciech Szczesny to remain at the club on a permanent basis.
Mesut Özil has revealed his admiration for Zinedine Zidane as a youngster growing up.
Arsène Wenger praised his 'relentless' side for increasing the pressure after a promising performance against Sunderland which helped them seal all three points.
According to the Daily Star, Liverpool expect to complete the signing of Fulham's highly-rated teenager Ryan Sessegnon this summer.
According to a Sky Sports News reporter in Germany, Leon Goretzka's agent Jörg Neubauer was spotted in Munich on Thursday. He is believed to have spent 90 minutes at Bayern's headquarters at Säbener Strasse before leaving - though it is...
Having already been praised for inviting 11-year-old brain tumour sufferer, Charlie, into his private box to watch Arsenal against Sunderland in midweek, behind-the-scenes pictures have emerged with the German and one of his biggest fans after our 2-0 win over Sunderland.
Arsenal's chief executive Ivan Gazidis has insisted that Arsenal will 'move quickly' to confirm the club's ticket pricing plan, if the Gunners finish in a UEFA Europa League place ahead of next season's competition.
Depending on results, Manchester City or Liverpool could both find themselves facing Arsenal in a one-off play-off fixture, to determine which team gets the final UEFA Champions League place.
The race for this season's Premier League Golden Boot award continues to intensify, and the winner will be confirmed this weekend on the final matchday of the campaign.
Alex Iwobi featured for the first time since the start of April during a substitute appearance against Sunderland.
Arsene Wenger has claimed that he's genuinely surprised that Arsenal supporters think missing out on a top-four place is "such a big problem", despite repeatedly stressing the significance of qualifying for Champions League football in the past.
Alexis Sánchez has stated his disapproval that fans are making their frustrations known about Arsene Wenger, calling them "very bad" whilst defending his manager.
Werder Bremen forward Serge Gnabry, who spent five years at Arsenal before returning to January last August, is reportedly set for another move.
Arsenal first-choice goalkeeper Petr Cech has insisted he respects the UEFA Europa League, with the Gunners potentially set to feature in the competition for the first time since the 1999/2000 season, where they also reached the final. Arsene Wenger's side...
According to various reports, Joel Campbell could be playing Premier League football next season for newly-promoted side Brighton & Hove Albion.
Rafa Benitez's newly-promoted Newcastle side are interested in a move to sign Kieran Gibbs as their first-choice left-back this summer, reports suggest.
Another day. More speculation about Hector Bellerín's future.
Everton have responded to reported interest from Arsenal and Tottenham by placing a high price-tag of £50m on Ross Barkley as the creative midfielder is yet to sign a contract extension.
According to a recent article by SportWitness, Arsenal as well as Premier League rivals Manchester United were watching as Porto beat Paços Ferreira 4-1 in Liga NOS on Sunday.
Newcastle midfielder Isaac Hayden, who spent eight years as an Academy player at Arsenal, has had his say on why the top flight is where everybody wants to play and confidence in his ability to 'hack it' once he does feature for the Magpies next season.
According to a report in the Sun today, Arsene Wenger is interested in signing Tammy Abraham.
Manuel Lanzini insists he is happy at West Ham, despite recent speculation linking him a move away from the club this summer.
Lucas Perez has said that Arda Turan's arrival at north London would be "very welcome", with speculation running rampant over the Turkey international's future.
According to an article in the Evening Standard, PSG striker and Ligue 1 Player of the Year Edinson Cavani has said that Alexis would be welcomed in Paris, should he decide to move there this summer.
According to various reports, Arsenal are interested in signing Juventus full-back Alex Sandro.
Everton midfielder Ross Barkley has been heavily linked with a move to London for the majority of this season.
Since taking over the reigns at VfL Wolfsburg, the partnership between Freddie Ljungberg and Andries Jonker has been a significant one in helping the team recover from a horrid start to the Bundesliga campaign.
According to a financial breakdown by football.london, Arsenal are expected to have £90m to spend on summer acquisitions and that's without any player sales.
An article on Sport Witness has recently suggested that Lyon midfielder Corentin Tolisso, who seemed destined for a summer move to Juventus, could potentially make a Premier League switch with Arsenal interested.
Cesc Fabregas has said that it will be 'emotional' when he faces Arsenal in the FA Cup final in just under two weeks' time.
According to a report in the Daily Star, Arsenal have been linked with a surprise plan to sign both Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez and Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson this summer.
Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette is still undecided about his future, according to club president Jean-Michel Aulas.
In the last few days, it has been confirmed that long-time Arsenal target, Youri Tielemans, will join Ligue 1 champions-elect AS Monaco this summer for a reported fee of €23m.
BBC Garth Crooks calls for Mesut Ozil to leave Arsenal and join Tottenham
According to a recent report in the Daily Star, Arsenal could be prepared to let Hector Bellerín join Barcelona if they get Arda Turan and highly-rated youngster Marc Cucurella as part of a swap deal.
Another day, another rumour about Alexis Sánchez's future.
Reports in the Daily Star have suggested that Luka Modric's performances in recent seasons has attracted interest from other clubs including Arsenal.
According to articles in the Daily Star and the Mirror, West Ham are preparing themselves for bids from their Premier League counterparts with creative midfielder Manuel Lanzini high on the summer wishlist for a few sides in England's top flight.
According to a recent report, PSG midifelder Adrien Rabiot is not interested in renewing his current deal at the club and is again being linked with Arsenal.
At 25-years-old, Napoli winger Lorenzo Insigne is currently enjoying his best spell with regards to goals and assists.
According to the Daily Mail, both Arsenal and Manchester United are considering a summer move for Atletico Madrid defender Jose Maria Gimenez.
Stoke were comfortably seen off on Saturday and now it's already-relegated Sunderland for Arsenal on Tuesday.
According to an article on Goal this past weekend, Granit Xhaka is finally starting to look like the player that Arsenal signed for £30m last summer.
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic has revealed the best way for the Whites to keep hold of talented teenager Ryan Sessegnon is by securing promotion to the Premier League amid links with a number of clubs, including Arsenal.
Arsenal's creative midfielder Jack Wilshere will not return to AFC Bournemouth next season, Eddie Howe has confirmed.
Arsenal's rumoured midfield target, Oghenekaro Etebo, has attracted interest from across Europe, reports suggest but Arsenal have not made any sort of contact.
Neil Ashton's article in the Sun on Thursday night was a thought-provoking one stating that Arsenal's power struggle was so widespread that it meant the club are "in danger of missing out on Max Allegri".
Alex Iwobi will continue to fight for his place at Arsenal, even if Arsene Wenger does leave his managerial role in future according to his uncle, Jay-Jay Okocha.
With this summer set to be an important transfer window for Arsenal in their attempts to sign quality players while extending current contract deals to keep hold of key players, we look at whose existing deal expires when.
Returning to Sparta Prague last summer, it's time to look at Tomas Rosicky to find out how the Arsenal fan favourite is doing back in his homeland.
In comparison to the majority of their rivals, Arsenal have squandered more big chances this season and have a less accurate conversion rate too.
This season has been an eventful one for Arsenal's youngsters across various age-groups.
According to a recent report in the Daily Mail, Arsenal are interested in signing AS Monaco's creative midfielder Thomas Lemar.
According to reports in both Goal and the Sun, Arsenal are prepared to battle Premier League champions Chelsea for Álvaro Morata this summer.
Goals from Donyell Malen, Joe Willock and Daniel Ballard were not enough for Arsenal u18s to finish their season with a home victory over London rivals West Ham.
With the league season gradually grinding to a halt, statistical comparisons are appearing more regularly as supporters evaluate player performances and try to justify who has been better than their rivals.
Emile Smith-Rowe is Arsenal's only representative at this year's u17 European Championships in Croatia.
Four out of five players featured for their respective loan sides in Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures across Europe.
Rob Holding started his third successive Premier League fixture on Saturday against Mark Hughes' Stoke side and went from strength-to-strength with his defensive display.
According to a recent report, Manchester City are prepared to use defender Jason Denayer in a player-plus-cash deal to sign Alexis Sánchez this summer.
According to reports in the Daily Star and TMW, Arsenal are interested in Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng.
According to reports in Turkey, Fenerbahce have already sent a club official to London for talks about signing goalkeeper David Ospina.
France manager Didier Deschamps has warned Kylian Mbappé off a possible move to the Premier League, stressing that he should continue his development with AS Monaco.
Sporting Lisbon goalkeeper Rui Patrício could be set for a move to the Premier League this summer, reports suggest and Arsenal continue to be linked.
Johan Djourou could be set for a return to Premier League football this summer.
Liverpool have stepped up efforts to increase their attacking firepower by making a £42m offer for Real Madrid's Arsenal-linked creative midfielder, Marco Asensio.
According to a recent report, Lille's Sebastien Corchia could be on the move and Arsenal are looking at reigniting their interest in him.
Reports in both the Daily Mail and The Mirror suggest that Watford are interested in signing Thomas Vermaelen on a loan move this summer.
Arsenal's defensive quality and assurance weakens significantly without Laurent Koscielny's presence at the heart of it so it's great to hear that he has travelled with the team to Stoke.
Back at the start of February, we confirmed the news that Academy player Tyrell Robinson was allowed to leave the club and he has now been unveiled as a Bradford City player.
As I reported last month, Arsenal were slow to move in bid to sign Rangers wonderkid Billy Gilmour and he's now signed for Chelsea.
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown has had his say on the club's top-four hopes, believing that they've left it too late to secure qualification for next season's UEFA Champions League while making a really weird statement about Alexis.
RB Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has warned potential suitors off making an approach for indispensable midifelder Naby Keita.
According to former player and BT Sport pundit Rio Ferdinand, Kylian Mbappé should follow in the footsteps of his compatriot Ousmane Dembélé by snubbing lucrative moves at this stage in his career - instead focus on continuing to play regularly.
Second-half goals from Conor Gallagher, Harvey St Clair and Mason Mount have helped Chelsea u18s win the u18 Premier League trophy following a 3-0 win against Reading on Friday evening.
According to a report in the Telegraph, Arsenal are interested in a job approach for Borussia Dortmund's director of football Michael Zorc.
Martin Keown has revealed that Arsenal's Premier League winners of 2002 were on an average wage of £10,000-a-week, with bonuses only paid out for winning silverware - which fluctuated depending on how many matches you played.
PSG have not forgotten Sánchez, the headline reads.
After back-to-back victories over Manchester United and Southampton, Arsenal will travel to the Britannia with renewed confidence that an unlikely top-four place can still be secure this season.
According to a recent report, Arsenal were offered a chance to acquire Olivier Létang as the club's director of football.
Wojciech Szczesny has reaffirmed his desire to remain in the Premier League once he returns to Arsenal this summer.
Stan Kroenke's sports teams have been struggling recently and the signs for Arsenal aren't great
After his goal against Southampton on Wednesday, Alexis Sánchez has now netted 20 league goals for Arsenal this season.
According to a recent report in the S*n, Leicester are preparing for life after Riyad Mahrez and Arsenal are after him once again.
Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has told midfielder Radja Nainggolan to snub Premier League moves and remain at Roma.
Jamaican sprinter and eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has stated his belief that Alexis Sánchez should leave Arsenal and join Manchester United.
Arsenal right-back Hector Bellerín continues to be linked with a move away from the Emirates however Terry Gibson believes he hasn't done enough to warrant his huge price tag.
Arda Turan's agent has spoken to Arsenal as a potential destination for the midfielder this summer, reports suggest.
OGC Nice midfielder, Jean-Michaël Seri, is expected to leave the Ligue 1 side this summer and reports have suggested a transfer fee of €40m will persuade Lucien Favre to part with the 25-year-old.
Arsenal u18s' title aspirations have been left hanging by a thread as they suffered a 3-1 away defeat against Chelsea on Tuesday afternoon.
Having not featured for almost a month, sidelined with a thigh injury, Shkodran Mustafi started and excelled as Arsenal kept a well-earned clean sheet against Southampton.
Alexis Sánchez has been criticised for some lacklustre performances of late, where he has only shown flashes of the world-class ability we've become accustomed to seeing on a weekly basis.
First-choice goalkeeper Petr Cech gave his thoughts after Arsenal's 2-0 win over Southampton yesterday evening.
Following our 2-0 win over Southampton on Wednesday night, Arsène Wenger spoke to the media.
Nelson Vivas has unsurprisingly hit the headlines after reacting angrily to a controversial decision, before being sent to the stands during Estudiantes' match with Boca Juniors.
Despite suggestions being made that Virgil van Dijk's long-term future was at Anfield, there has been a twist in the story.
Carl Jenkinson could be on his way to Crystal Palace on a permanent basis this summer.
Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez travelled to London on Sunday afternoon to watch Hector Bellerín against Manchester United, reports suggest.
Edward Nketiah was delighted to net his 23rd goal of the campaign against Manchester United on Monday evening at the Emirates.
Teams are often accused of time-wasting tactics in an attempt to run down the clock and secure a hard-earned result but Arsene Wenger doesn't believe that Southampton were time-wasting against Liverpool at the weekend.
During his pre-match press conference ahead of tonight's trip to Southampton, Arsene Wenger discussed tunnel etiquette.
After a morale-boosting win over Manchester United on Sunday, it's important for Arsenal to continue winning.
Arsène Wenger has had his say about compatriot and managerial counterpart Claude Puel, whom his side will face once again this evening.
Saint-Etienne defender, Ronaël Pierre-Gabriel, has revealed in a recent interview that Arsenal is his dream destination.
Arsenal's chief transfer negotiator Dick Law is set to leave the club this summer, if recent reports are to be believed.
Former footballer turned pundit, Stan Collymore, has urged Arsène Wenger to make a superstar move for Real Madrid's Gareth Bale so if you're wondering why people are talking about Bale to Arsenal - this is why - Stan bloody Collymore.
A laughable report in the Daily Star has suggested that Arsenal are prepared to let both Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Carl Jenkinson join Crystal Palace, in an attempt to drop the price of winger Wilfried Zaha.
According to a report in the Daily Star, Arsenal's backroom staff are uncertain about their respective futures - with no update on Arsène Wenger's own status with the club.
Manchester United defender Axel Tuanzebe revealed that Jose Mourinho gave him just one job on Sunday against Arsenal - to look after Alexis Sanchez.
Granit Xhaka has defended himself after a topsy-turvy first season in the Premier League.
According to a recent report in Germany, Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich are preparing a club-record transfer bid of £50m to lure Alexis Sánchez away from Arsenal this summer.
Arsenal are among a few interested clubs who are monitoring Kieran Tierney's progress at Celtic and have been for some time now.
Joel Campbell is set to return to Arsenal, having flattered to deceive during a frustrating loan experience with Sporting this season.
First-half goals from Reiss Nelson and Edward Nketiah were not enough to give Arsenal u23s a winning finish to their league campaign as United clawed back two goals to salvage a draw.
Lucas Perez is open to a Deportivo return this summer, having admitted he has been left frustrated by a lack of regular opportunities to feature for Arsenal.
AS Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim has been tipped to replace Arsène Wenger as Arsenal boss if the Frenchman leaves once his current contract expires this summer.
Mesut Özil has revealed the greatest goal of his career and it's unsurprisingly one of the 31 he has for Arsenal to date.
Chuba Akpom has taken to social media to congratulate his Brighton team-mates and thank everyone after sealing consecutive promotions in the Championship.
Mesut Özil is not a big-game player. He fades when his side need him most and is a luxury player, one that Arsenal cannot afford - so say his critics, especially in the media.
Once again, Granit Xhaka was one of Arsenal's best performers against Manchester United and scored a vital goal during our 2-0 win.
Alexis Sánchez was not at his world-class best against Manchester United, but showed flashes of individual brilliance during our 2-0 victory on Sunday.
Arsenal u23s will hope for a winning finish to an eventful season when they face United on Monday night.
It was an encouraging start to the weekend for Arsenal's loanees in action.
German newspaper BILD believe that Arsenal have a genuine chance of signing Naby Keïta from RB Leipzig this summer.
If Arsenal want José Gaya they have a choice of paying €50m for him this summer or taking a chance they might lose him by waiting until next summer when his release clause drops to €30m.
Arsenal's talented teenage striker, Stephy Mavididi, will complete his recovery from injury by beginning pre-season training in July.
It's fair to say that Stan Kroenke is heavily disliked by the majority of Arsenal fans.
Arsenal have five league matches remaining and after last weekend's frustrating north London derby defeat, is there anything but pride left to play for now?
José Mourinho has confirmed that first-choice goalkeeper David de Gea will return in goal against Arsenal ahead of Sunday's afternoon encounter.
Ahead of their 17th meeting this weekend, José Mourinho has insisted there are no underlying issues with Arsène Wenger.
Jon Toral has reaffirmed his desire to return into Rangers' starting line-up before this season is complete following injury.
Daniel Crowley has caught the eye of many since joining Arsenal as a 15-year-old from Aston Villa. Crowley has impressed with Go-Ahead Eagles since joining on loan Do not compare me to Jack Wilshere or any other player, says midfielder Crowley...
Former Arsenal goalkeeper James Shea has been officially released from League One side, AFC Wimbledon.
Joe Willock's brace and a late strike from substitute Yassin Fortune helped Arsenal u18s beat Manchester United with a comfortable 3-0 victory on Wednesday.
Isaac Hayden has revealed his eagerness to prove he's good enough for success at Premier League level next season, after promotion with Newcastle this term.
Dominic Calvert-Lewin has signed a contract extension with Everton, just nine months after joining the club last summer amidst rumours Arsenal were interested in the forward.
According to recent reports, Karim Benzema's time at Real Madrid is coming to an end.
La Liga giants Barcelona have been keen to show their interest in Arsenal's Hector Bellerín over the past few seasons but they're now preparing alternatives if a move for the full-back proves too difficult to complete - including for one of Chelsea's best players.
Gedion Zelalem's loan spell with Dutch side VVV-Venlo has been cut short, after it was confirmed that the midfielder has joined up with his US u20 team-mates ahead of the World Cup in South Korea.
An unsurprising statistic given Arsenal's lack of fortune this term, the Gunners have conceded nine penalties this campaign.
Charlie Nicholas believes Arsenal should just get rid of Alexis Sanchez as the player is demanding too much and not delivering.
In Sunday's European fixtures, there were only a few Arsenal players involved for their loanee sides.
Calum Chambers continued his recovery from a foot injury and excelled during Middlesbrough's enthralling 2-2 draw with Manchester City on Sunday afternoon.
Danny Welbeck was a second-half substitute during Arsenal's 2-0 defeat at White Hart Lane and admitted his disappointment after yet another defeat.
There were not many standout contenders for an individual Man of the Match performance from Arsenal's perspective during Sunday's derby, but Petr Čech has earned some praise from Arsene Wenger after an impressive goalkeeping display.
According to a recent report, Eliaquim Mangala's future following his loan spell with Valencia could potentially scupper Arsenal's chances of making a move for one of Los Che's coveted youngsters.
According to an Italian report, Inter are preparing for the possibility that centre-back Jeison Murillo could make clear his desire to leave this summer.
Arsenal legend, Tony Adams, has been unable to rescue Granada from relegation into Spain's second tier.
Mauricio Pochettino has called on Tottenham supporters to help spur the team on to prevail over Arsenal today - not only because bragging rights are at stake, but because they still think they can catch Chelsea.
Ahead of this afternoon's north London derby, which will be Arsène Wenger's 50th in charge of Arsenal, our manager has discussed the elements which help make the such a highly-anticipated fixture.
With the 2016/17 campaign nearing completion across Europe's top leagues, minutes for Arsenal's players out on-loan were scarce this weekend.
A hat-trick after just 19 minutes from highly-rated Reiss Nelson, coupled with strikes either side of the interval by Donyell Malen helped Arsenal u18s to a comprehensive 5-1 thrashing away against Blackburn.
It's another big fixture for Arsenal, in the final north London Derby at White Hart Lane.
According to a recent report, Real Madrid are welcoming offers in the region of £50m for Karim Benzema this summer.
Tottenham host Arsenal this Sunday at White Hart Lane and Paul Merson can't bring himself to back his former side against their bitterest rivals.
Robert Pirès, who enjoyed a successful six-year spell at Arsenal from 2000, has publicly stated his thoughts on Kylian Mbappé and the ongoing saga about where his long-term future lies.
Arsène Wenger has previously made public his interest in Monaco's talented youngster Kylian Mbappé. Now though, he has revealed that any possible deal to sign the teenager is already difficult as a result of a high price-tag on his head.
According to a recent report in Italy, Arsenal are one of the interested sides who could make a move for AC Milan striker, Carlos Bacca, whose long-term future with the Rossoneri is uncertain.
Kristopher da Graca is still weighing up his options, as shown by his latest trial with Premier League side Crystal Palace.
It was a frustrating evening for Theo Walcott against Leicester City on his return to the starting lineup.
A lack of minutes was once again the theme as only a few of Arsenal's players out on-loan featured for their clubs on Sunday and Monday's list of fixtures across Europe.
According to a report in the Daily Star, Arsenal are preparing a surprise bid of £65m to tempt Everton striker, Romelu Lukaku, to join them ahead of other interested rivals across Europe.
According to a report in the Daily Mail, Arsenal have opened talks with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain over a contract extension. The 23-year-old midfielder has improved significantly this season and performances recently have earned him plaudits from both supporters and critics. Many...
Despite a quiet start to proceedings against Manchester City, Alexis Sánchez let his world-class quality shine through when it mattered, earning praise from manager Arsène Wenger in the process.
Given the constant desire of top clubs to sign prolific strikers, players like Alexandre Lacazette don't come around too often.
Arsenal will be looking to secure back-to-back league victories for the first time since January when they host Craig Shakespeare's Leicester City side on Wednesday evening.
The vast majority of Arsenal supporters and critics alike were expecting a routine victory for Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-final clash.
Youri Tielemans, earmarked as one of the world's brightest teenagers, turns 20 in May. The highly-rated midfielder is expected to make an inevitable move from Anderlecht, having developed significantly in recent seasons and Monaco are said to have agreed a deal...
According to recent reports in the last 24 hours, Ligue 1 leaders AS Monaco are closing in on a surprising summer move for Anderlecht's Youri Tielemans - whom Arsenal have scouted tirelessly in recent years.
Arsenal u23s suffered a frustrating defeat late on during the penultimate fixture of this season's Premier League 2 campaign.
A hat-trick of penalties from captain, Charlie Gilmour, along with Tyreece John-Jules' first goal at u18 level sealed a comprehensive victory for Arsenal in Tier One of this year's Merit Group
Juventus manager, Massimiliano Allegri, has hinted that he wants a new challenge, according to reports.
It was a frustrating start to the weekend for Arsenal's loanees across Europe. ENGLAND Kaylen Hinds started as a centre forward in a two-striker formation, but could not help his side avoid defeat at home against Mansfield Town. The teenager was...
It couldn't have been much worse for Calum Chambers on his first-team return as Middlesbrough were comprehensively beaten 4-0 away by AFC Bournemouth .
According to a report in the Daily Star, Arsenal chief executive, Ivan Gazidis, is prepared to stay and help ease the club's transition when Arsene Wenger departs. It's still unclear as to whether the Frenchman will sign a two-year contract...
Arsenal have missed out on Sevilla's highly-rated director of football Ramón Rodríguez Verdejo.
Arsenal are set to lose out on another attacker they've scouted in recent seasons, to their Premier League counterparts, Everton
Arsenal's pursuit of Schalke fullback Sead Kolasinac is nearing completion, but has not been finalised as of yet - at least not officially and Spurs and Everton fancy killing it.
Just three weeks on from a hard-fought 2-2 draw at the Emirates, Arsenal and Manchester City are set to do battle once again.
According to a recent report, Arsenal have been thoroughly scouting the progress of Malaga midfielder, Pablo Fornals.
Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic has been rumoured to be interested in a move away from the Serie A and Arsenal have, of course, been linked.
Last week, we reported a story about Kristopher da Graca and how his lack of regular minutes meant he was eager for a move elsewhere.
Club Brugge defender, Bjorn Engels, has revealed his desire to play in the Premier League after Arsenal tried to buy him last summer.
John Terry could reportedly be tempted to join Arsenal in a surprise switch this summer.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has revealed that first-choice left-back Danny Rose could return from a knee injury, just in time to face Arsenal during the final north London derby at White Hart Lane.
Wojciech Szczesny's long-term future at Arsenal is still unclear, despite the player's eagerness to return to north London.
Arsenal are hopeful Jack Wilshere will be fit to feature for the first-team ahead of the 2017/18 campaign, which starts on August 12.
Tony Adams' start to life as Granada manager couldn't have been much worse - a comprehensive home defeat, the wrong records broken, and morale deflated during a key stage of the La Liga campaign.
It was a mixed finish to the Easter weekend for Arsenal's loanees in action across Europe.
Defeats against Anderlecht, Bayern, and Benfica in the play-off meant Arsenal u17s finished sixth in the ABN AMRO Future Cup this year.
In our match preview, I stressed the importance of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain starting against Middlesbrough. He didn't disappoint.
After a forgettable 3-0 away defeat against Crystal Palace last Monday, Arsenal will be looking to atone for their errors in another away fixture - against Steve Agnew's inconsistent Middlesbrough side.
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Paul Merson believes that Arsène Wenger will sign a contract extension once the current season is finished.
Recent reports have confirmed Arsenal defender Stefan O'Connor has returned to the club early, after his loan spell with Dutch side MVV Maastricht was unsurprisingly terminated.
Jack Wilshere started and was only able to complete 56 minutes before limping off injured during Bournemouth's comprehensive defeat at the hands of Tottenham on Saturday afternoon.
It was a better start to the weekend for Arsenal's loanees in action across Friday and Saturday's range of European fixtures.
According to a report in the Daily Star, Arsenal are planning to make Lyon striker, Alexandre Lacazette, their prime attacking target to sign this summer.
PSG playmaker Julian Draxler has publicly admitted his eagerness for compatriot Mesut Özil to join him in Paris this summer.
Arsenal defender Kristopher da Graca has already impressed during his trial on-loan at BK Häcken with the player set to leave the club.
Jack Wilshere has admitted it hurts for him to see Arsenal's well-documented struggles this season.
An exclusive in the Evening Standard, suggests Arsenal are aiming to retain Francis Cagigao by considering him for a new role as their sporting director.
Mesut Özil has confirmed talks over a long-awaited contract extension are on hold until the summer prompting the stupidest question at Friday's press conference.
Goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez has credited his experience on loan with developing his game.
Alexis Sanchez has been speaking publicly about his admiration for former team-mate Lionel Messi.
According to a recent report, there is no new contract for Arsène Wenger to remain Arsenal manager beyond the current campaign.
With the transfer window barrelling towards us, we thought we'd take a deeper look at some of the players being linked with Arsenal.
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan has been linked with a move to both Arsenal and Chelsea this summer.
During the January transfer window, Arsenal were linked with a £20m move for fullback, Ricardo Pereira.
According to his agent, Napoli fullback Elseid Hysaj will consider leaving if a club meets his release clause.
Alexis Sanchez has publicly revealed that fear of being a "nobody" has acted as motivation for him to treat every match like a cup final.
Wojciech Szczesny, statistically, is Europe's top goalkeeper this season, according to Squawka.
After our 3-0 win over West Ham last time out, there's another London derby to contest - this time against a resurgent Crystal Palace side who've won four of their last five league matches.
From a highly-rated wonderkid at Palermo to a fan favourite at Juventus, it's fair to say that Paulo Dybala is excelling under Massimiliano Allegri's guidance. Arsenal were heavily linked with a move for the forward before he eventually signed for...
It was a mixed set of results for Arsenal's loanees across Europe on Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures.
According to recent reports, Bundesliga side Schalke are ready to sell key midfielder Leon Goretzka this summer.
According to a recent report in Yahoo! France, someone in Laurent Koscielny's entourage thinks the player could be attracted by Marseille.
Arsenal attacking midfielder Kaylen Hinds, 19, has been publicly praised for his commendable attitude to life on-loan at Stevenage.
PSG midfielder Blaise Matuidi has been heavily linked with a Premier League move in the past. Following comments from former striker Christophe Dugarry, the box-to-box France international has been linked to Arsenal once again.
After a frenetic 2-2 draw against Manchester City on Sunday afternoon, Arsenal will look for a return to winning ways when they entertain Slaven Bilic's West Ham side on Wednesday evening.
Rangers midfielder Billy Gilmour is weighing up whether he should remain in Scotland or join Chelsea this summer, according to recent reports.
In terms of potential outgoings, Chris Willock has been linked with a permanent move away from the Emirates.
Arsenal and both Manchester clubs have been linked with a move for Newcastle's Lewis Gibson after scouting the player.
Over the weekend, Arsenal officially reopened their Academy facility at Hale End and to celebrate, the Liam Brady Cup was contested.
Kylian Mbappé is one of Europe's hottest prospects with plenty of interested suitors scouting his progression at Monaco. So why is he so in demand?
Across Friday and Saturday's fixtures, seven Arsenal loan players featured at some stage.
After a much-needed interlull, Arsenal return to Premier League action in typical fashion: another tough opponent eager to assert their top-four credentials in Pep Guardiola's unpredictable Manchester City side.
Arsenal have been long linked with Kostas Manolas from Roma with some reports in January claiming they had even agreed personal terms with the player.
Monaco vice-president, Vadim Vasilyev, has publicly praised Djibril Sidibe's decision to reject Arsenal in search for regular first-team minutes.
Nathan Tella is set to to leave Arsenal and it looks as if he could be heading for Southampton.
Arsenal have been linked with a move for Schalke's highly-rated midfielder Leon Goretzka, a link we first reported back in January.
Thierry Henry has unsurprisingly criticised Arsenal's desire and commitment levels after another unimpressive display against West Brom yesterday.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was once again one of Arsenal's better performers on a frustrating afternoon against West Brom, and had his say after another disappointing defeat.
It was a frustrating Saturday for Arsenal's players out on-loan as minutes were once again limited across European competition.
It's a must-win game for Arsenal as they travel to the Hawthorns for Saturday's lunchtime kick-off.
Ben Sheaf was one of Arsenal's best performers against Manchester City on Monday night as the sides played out an exciting 3-3 draw.
Carl Jenkinson's stoppage-time strike rescued a hard-earned point for Arsenal u23s during a 3-3 draw against Manchester City at the Emirates.
Arsenal have been linked with an approach for Everton's Ronald Koeman, should Arsène Wenger leave at the end of the season.
A recent article on Squawka has highlighted eight statistics which have suggested Alexis is currently part of Arsenal's problem.
Some Arsenal fans are allegedly planning on flying a plane trailing a banner over the Hawthornes, and it's been met with groans of embarrassment from large numbers of fans who don't want to be connected with it in any way.
According to recent reports, Arsenal and Roma are set to battle for Youri Tielemans' signature this summer with Everton also interested in the player.
All things considered, Joel Campbell has had a disappointing season thus far at Sporting.
Vlad Dragomir proved pivotal with two assists that ensured Arsenal u18s drew with Reading in their first Merit Group fixture.
It was a more successful Saturday than usual for Arsenal's players out on-loan across Europe.
Arsenal will be hoping to avoid a shock FA Cup upset when they host non-league side Lincoln City in the quarter-finals this weekend.
It was a frustrating case of deja-vu for Arsenal's players out on loan.
Carlo Ancelotti has firmly set the record straight: he will field his strongest team possible against Arsenal tonight.
It's a case of restoring pride when Arsenal host Bayern on Tuesday evening.
Jack Wilshere's loan move to Bournemouth was a surprising one at first glance, but it has allowed the midfielder a chance to silence his critics and hopefully earn back a place in the Arsenal side.
News broke this week about Arsenal handing another trial to a highly-rated teenager, and that youngster is Marcelo Allende.
Eight players were in action across European competition during Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures, with mixed success.
Josh Dasilva's second-half finish wasn't enough for Arsenal u18s as they were defeated by Tottenham in the final regular fixture of this season's campaign
Goals from the returning Yaya Sanogo and winger, Reiss Nelson, ensured Arsenal u23s were 2-0 winners over Tottenham on Friday afternoon.
After a three-week Premier League hiatus for the Gunners, a tough test at Anfield awaits on Saturday evening.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that should a coaching role become available, Freddie Ljungberg has promised he will return to the club.
Charlton Athletic have confirmed Stephy Mavididi has returned to Arsenal, having sustained a season-ending hamstring injury last weekend.
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Having been appointed the club's interim Academy manager, we profile 37-year-old Luke Hobbs.
Two more of Arsenal's players out on-loan across Europe featured during Sunday's round of fixtures.
Wojciech Szczesny was excellent for Roma during an important win over Inter Milan away from home on Sunday evening.
After a two-month hiatus, a tricky return awaits Arsenal in the Champions League against Bayern Munich this week.
Wojciech Szczesny kept another clean sheet and other players out on-loan across Europe over the past 48 hours.
Jack Wilshere started but was replaced just before half-time after sustaining a painful knock to the ankle against Manchester City.
According to reports in the Daily Star and Mirror recently, Bundesliga side Borussia Mönchengladbach are interested in a possible move for Gedion Zelalem this summer. The 20-year-old midfielder, currently out on loan at Dutch side VVV-Venlo, will be hoping his...
Reports last week said Alexandre Lacazette is being "psychologically destroyed" by fans' booing after his recent comments but his club president claims his words were 'misunderstood'
Following the news about Mark Warburton's departure from Rangers, Jon Toral will be hoping to impress under new management again soon.
Juventus' manager Massimiliano Allegri has been heavily linked with the Arsenal job recently. but his recent comments have quashed talk of a Premier League move in the near future.
Calum Chambers started and completed the full 90 minutes as Middlesbrough kept a clean sheet in a goalless draw with Everton.
All but one of the players out on-loan featured for their respective sides in Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures across Europe with varying success and minutes scattered.
A 2-0 home victory was the ideal way to bounce back from last week's frustrations, and Arsenal's defensive solidity seems to have returned - somewhat.
Alex Iwobi wasn't at his free-flowing best throughout in a frustrating afternoon for the 20-year-old.
After his first clean sheet in four matches during a 2-0 win over Hull yesterday, Petr Cech refused to rule us out of the Premier League title race.
Emile Smith-Rowe made a fantastic return from injury with a stoppage-time winner as Arsenal u18s overturned a one-goal deficit to beat Norwich City 2-1 on Saturday afternoon.
Earlier this week, Kicker published an article highlighting Takuma Asano's dissatisfaction with his performances at VfB Stuttgart.
Enjoying a good season on-loan at Middlesbrough, Calum Chambers was asked a few questions about Fantasy Premier League ahead of Boro's home fixture against Everton today.
After successive defeats against Watford and Chelsea, it's about restoring order from Arsenal's perspective as Hull arrive at the Emirates with a massive bag of banana skins.
Danny Welbeck's long-awaited return from injury couldn't have been sweeter.
Blackpool's teenage winger Bright Osayi-Samuel has been attracting interest across England of late. According to recent reports, Arsenal are just one of the clubs interested in his signature.
Nathan Tella is closing in on a move to Championship side Reading, according to reports.
Takuma Asano impressed as VfB Stuttgart prevailed, whilst Kelechi Nwakali started and others featured for their respective sides away from north London.
According to a recent report in the Express, Arsenal are frontrunners to sign Sheffield Wednesday striker George Hirst.
After Arsenal's 3-1 defeat against Chelsea, Laurent Koscielny was asked to reflect upon another frustrating afternoon in the Premier League.
Arsène Wenger this week revealed his interest in AS Monaco's talented young forward Kylian Mbappé but who is the versatile attacker that has drawn comparisons to Thierry Henry?
Tomas Rosicky has been pictured back in training for Czech side, Sparta Prague, having sustained a muscle fibre tear in the early weeks of September.
Mohamed Elneny broke the deadlock with a clever finish from close-range but ended up with a runners-up medal as Cameroon's Vincent Aboubakar broke Egyptian hearts minutes before extra time beckoned.
According to a recent report in the Mirror, Arsenal have made contact with the representatives of Atalanta's highly-rated midfielder Franck Kessie.
Earlier in the week, pictures of talented German youngster Daniel Hanslik surfaced online posing with Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Özil.
Time continues to tick on Glen Kamara's future at Arsenal failing to land a loan deal with FC Twente after January trial.
According to a recent report, Arsenal are in danger of being left behind by other Premier League sides aiming to reintroduce safe standing in England's top flight.
Calum Chambers made a quick recovery from his stress fracture to start against Tottenham in Saturday's evening kick-off, and emphasised his importance to Middlesbrough with an excellent defensive display.
There were starts for a few of Arsenal's players out on-loan during Friday and Saturday's fixtures across Europe, with contrasting results.
Jack Wilshere performed well again but ended up on the losing side as Bournemouth recorded their 12th loss of the Premier League campaign during a nine-goal thriller at Goodison Park.
Second-half goals from Trae Coyle and Yassin Fortune weren't enough to stop Arsenal u18s from suffering a 3-2 defeat at the hands of Fulham on Saturday morning.
According to recent reports, Arsenal are potentially interested in signing Racing Club striker Lautaro Martinez.
After a forgettable defeat on Tuesday night at the hands of Watford, it's even more of an important fixture for Arsenal as they make the short trip to west London with league leaders Chelsea up next.
Following his deadline day loan switch from Arsenal, the Chuba Akpom has publicly stressed his eagerness to add another dimension to Brighton's attacking options.
Luis Boa Morte has left his role as one of Arsenal's scouts to join Sintrense, a club in the third division back in his homeland.
Arsenal's final departure of the January transfer window is versatile teenager Aaron Eyoma.
Plenty of criticism from supporters was directed in the path of Jon Toral as Rangers succumbed to a disappointing 4-1 defeat at the hands of Hearts Thursday evening.
Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who has been continually linked with Arsenal over the past two seasons, has hinted at a potential departure from Germany in the summer.
According to a recent report in the Independent, Arsenal are looking at Barcelona coach, Pep Segura, as a possible option to become their new Head of Youth Development.
In the final few hours of transfer deadline day, there were more departures from the club's Academy.
In the aftermath of their 1-0 defeat at the hands of Reading, Birmingham City manager Gianfranco Zola publicly revealed that Arsenal u23s captain Krystian Bielik will be joining on a loan deal until the end of the current campaign.
Ahead of today's clash with Arsenal, there is some updated team news from Watford's perspective.
There were more starts for Arsenal's players out on-loan during Sunday's fixtures across Europe.
After a morale-boosting 5-0 thrashing of Southampton on Saturday evening, it's a return to Premier League action for Arsenal with Watford up next.
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Arsenal are reportedly set to give Chilean midfielder Marcelo Allende his third trial spell with the club, having previously played in the academy last year.
According to reports in both the Telegraph and Independent, Arsenal are weighing up an attempt to sign Borussia Dortmund winger Marco Reus as a potential replacement for Alexis Sánchez, should the talented Chilean refuse a contract extension in the coming months.
All things considered, Gedion Zelalem's imminent loan switch to VVV-Venlo over in the Netherlands will be seen as a step down quality-wise, but is ultimately one which could help him develop further into an ideal first-team midfielder.
According to a recent report in SportWitness, the Liverpool winger was attracting interest from Arsenal long before his switch to Red Bull Salzburg in August of 2012.
Given our poor record of players constantly being injured, this news won't come as much of a surprise.
According to a trusted source close to ESPNFC, Arsenal are prepared to let Stephy Mavididi, 18, leave the club on a temporary basis in search of regular first-team football.
In an exclusive recently covered by Jeorge Bird, some of Arsenal's schoolboys have already been offered scholarship deals with the remainder of them hoping they can earn a contract before the dreaded summer release period begins.
It wasn't a typically busy start to the weekend in terms of action across Europe for Arsenal's players out on loan this season, but a few made starts for their respective clubs with contrasting results.
Ahead of the Champions League round-of-16 first leg clash against Arsenal on February 15, the Bundesliga champions have been given a double injury boost with two key midfielders expected to be fully fit.
Having already reported that Aston Villa appear to be front-runners for the 21-year-old's signature on loan until the end of the campaign, it appears likely that the striker will depart north London for regular first-team minutes.
Following their morale-boosting victory at Anfield in midweek, Southampton will be full of confidence when they host the Gunners in Saturday's evening kick-off at St. Mary's.
According to recent reports, Arsenal could be involved in a tug-of-war with Serie A giants Juventus over Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka's signature this summer.
With the season gradually approaching its climax at youth level, it's almost decision time for Arsenal in regards to which youngsters should be offered scholarship deals for next season.
With just over a week left of the January transfer window remaining, there are still a number of Arsenal's talented youngsters who will be eyeing loan moves before the end of the month.
Arsene Wenger has been charged with misconduct by the FA, so what sort of punishment and ban is he facing?
Dan Crowley was afforded his first start for Go Ahead Eagles since his loan move at the start of the month whilst there were other players who featured on Sunday for their respective loan sides, with differing results.
David Ospina made his seventh senior appearance of the season during Arsenal's last-gasp FA Cup victory against Preston and this is the time in the football calendar where the Colombian is expected to play more regularly.
Calum Chambers was defensively solid once more and showed his attacking capabilities with an assist, but it ultimately wasn't enough as Middlesbrough lost 3-1 at home against West Ham.
Jack Wilshere was excellent once more for AFC Bournemouth and despite their 2-2 draw with Watford, they've got plenty of positives to look forward to in the near future with the creative Englishman proving his ability in a number of occasions in promising positions.
There was a Man of the Match display from Jack Wilshere, a Calum Chambers assist and a start for Jon Toral during Rangers' Cup victory over Motherwell in an action-packed Saturday for Arsenal loanees.
After a last-gasp winner in stoppage time helped Arsenal to a uncharacteristically ugly victory over Burnley back at the start of October, questions have already been asked in regards to their title credentials.
Following his summer move from Valencia, plenty of people were intrigued to see how Shkodran Mustafi would settle into the Arsenal side, especially given the lack of defensive stability in that position for a number of years due to troublesome injuries and a lack of consistency when Koscielny-Mertesacker don't start.
Granit Xhaka believes that Alexis Sanchez can be a 'good role' model for younger players while warning against complacency against Burnley on Sunday.
With Claudio Bravo facing plenty of criticism as a result of his poor goalkeeping displays recently, questions have been asked about the level of performance from those in between the posts.
Kelechi Nwakali has been gradually settling into life in the Netherlands following his season-long loan move to MVV Maastricht back in August.
Olivier Giroud has publicly claimed the fact that his scorpion kick goal on New Year's Day against Crystal Palace was better than Manchester United creative midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan's goal against Sunderland a week prior.
After a solid but unspectacular debut for Arsenal's u23s during a hard-fought 3-1 victory over Southampton on Monday evening, Cohen Bramall has publicly admitted the fact that he faces a big challenge as he aims to adapt to the pace of top flight football swiftly following his surprise move from non-league side Hednesford Town.
Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny is currently away on international duty with his native Egypt, as they aim to secure a record eighth Africa Cup of Nations trophy this year.
Cohen Bramall made his debut in Arsenal colours and Edward Nketiah came off the substitutes' bench to score a goal and assist another as Arsenal u23s overturned a one-goal deficit to beat Southampton 3-1 away.
According to a report in the Telegraph, Serge Gnabry has refused to rule out a Premier League return with both ourselves and Chelsea mentioned as possible destinations.
Having previously confirmed the fact that reported offers for him were indeed true, M'Baye Niang has been quietly trying to achieve the same level of success that made him a highly-rated teenage sensation when breaking into the Milan side in 2012.
There were minutes this weekend for Arsenal's more experienced players out on-loan but a few youngsters also featured across Europe as the top leagues returned to action after a winter break.
In recent developments over the weekend, Borussia Dortmund have rejected suggestions that they'll make a formal approach to sign 19-year-old midfielder Gedion Zelalem.
According to recent reports, Arsenal have been linked with a possible approach to sign Atletico Madrid winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco.
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Since an unforgettable Premier League debut at Anfield in August of 2010, which saw him sent off in second-half stoppage time, Laurent Koscielny hasn't had an easy journey to success for Arsenal.
Having scored six goals and created four assists for Arsenal this term, plenty of questions are being raised about why Lucas Perez has yet to be rewarded with an extended run-in the first-team.
With news that Carl Jenkinson is expected to leave the club in the coming days, as well as uncertainty over Mathieu Debuchy's future at Arsenal, this article assesses the Gunners' options at right-back.
Despite a promising start to proceedings at the KCOM Stadium, Bournemouth lost 3-1 and Jack Wilshere's creative ability was essentially stifled for large periods.
Calum Chambers helped Middlesbrough to their third successive clean sheet with a solid defensive display against Watford at Vicarage Road in one of Saturday's 3pm kick-off's.
Donyell Malen scored and created an assist as Arsenal u18s secured an impressive 3-0 away victory over Leicester City on Saturday afternoon.
Fresh after receiving a call-up to join the Algeria squad ahead of this year's Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon, here is a profile of the 19-year-old midfielder and why you should keep an eye on him in future.
Having battled hard to emerge victorious despite trailing at Deepdale last Saturday in the FA Cup, it's back to business in the Premier League for Arsène Wenger's side.
Given the harsh, finite realities of professional football at the highest level, it's becoming increasingly hard for youngsters to breakthrough the ranks at top clubs from academy level, especially between the ages of 17-21.
According to a recent report in the Times, three Championship sides are all interested in signing Chuba Akpom on loan until the end of the current campaign.
According to a recent report in SportWitness, Arsenal are set to battle it out with London rivals Tottenham to sign highly-rated attacking midfielder Maximilian Philipp.
According to a recent Spanish report, Arsenal are interested in signing Real Madrid forward Álvaro Morata once more and could be prepared to make a bid of €70m (£60.6m) to sign the talented Spaniard.
There was always a hint of inevitability about the news that has broke this week, with Serie A side Roma reportedly keen to sign Wojciech Szczesny on a permanent basis when his current loan spell at the Stadio Olimpico expires.
Arsenal officially unveiled Cohen Bramall on Tuesday, a signing that represents a long-term investment in a rough diamond.
It was a long-awaited return to first-team action for Danny Welbeck on Saturday evening against Preston North End, eight months after his last senior appearance during Arsenal's 2-2 away draw against Manchester City.
Having prevailed with a slender 2-1 win over Derby County this past Friday afternoon, Arsenal's u23 side moved up a place into fifth in the Division 1 league table.
Having made over 300 appearances in a nine-year spell as an Arsenal player, Freddie Ljungberg is undoubtedly a legend in north London.
Strong, intimidating centre-backs rarely make the switch from arch-rivals Tottenham to Arsenal.
Since his £2m move from Bolton Wanderers last summer, Rob Holding has settled into life in England's top flight well when called upon.
Injuries are a common occurrence in a physical sport such as football and can seriously hamper development at youth level, something that right-back Jordi Osei-Tutu is thankful to not have experience of.
Chuba Akpom started and played the first-half of Arsenal u23s' 2-1 victory over bottom side Derby County on Friday.
2016 was a whirlwind year for talented defender Daniel Ballard after being release and then resigned by the club in a move he described as unheard of.
Arsenal have exercised the option to recall 19-year-old goalkeeper Ryan Huddart from his loan spell at Eastleigh.
Squad rotation was always likely with Arsenal's FA Cup clash away against Championship opposition, and Ainsley Maitland-Niles made his third start for the senior side this season after impressing in previous fixtures.
It's been another frustrating weekend thus far for Arsenal's players on loan spells away from the club.
Andrey Arshavin has won the Kazakhstan Player of the Year award as a reward for his impressive performances with Kairat.
Highly-rated forward Andrea Belotti has helped fire Torino towards an unlikely charge for European football next season and the 23-year-old has been linked with a possible move to Arsenal in the summer.
Edward Nketiah scored his fourth goal at u23 level to secure a slender but deserved victory for the Young Guns, as they returned to winning ways after a 3-2 away defeat against Liverpool in the second week of December.
Arsenal face Preston North End in one of this weekend's FA Cup third round ties and after a frantic fightback from a three-goal deficit on Tuesday against Bournemouth, they'll be eager for a much smoother ride against the Championship outfit.
Arsene Wenger confirmed that Arsenal have agreed a deal for Cohen Bramall from Hednesford Town. Here's everything you need to know about him:
Considering the confusion and surprise that his move had on many when announced in January two years ago now, it's clear to see that Krystian Bielik has progressed well under the radar in Arsenal's youth ranks since his £2.7m move.
Having prevailed with a comfortable 2-0 home victory over Crystal Palace on New Year's Day, Arsenal will be looking to secure their third successive Premier League win when they travel to the Vitality Stadium with Bournemouth up next.
Jack Wilshere continued to impress in AFC Bournemouth colours during his last outing on New Year's Eve against managerless Swansea.
Calum Chambers started his 13th Premier League match as a Middlesbrough player and it's evident that the 21-year-old has benefited from regular minutes in England's top flight.
2016 has been a memorable year for Arsenal's youth teams but who have been the real standouts?
After a nervy 1-0 win over West Brom last time out, Arsenal will be hoping for easier going when they entertain Crystal Palace on New Year's Day.
After he netted his seventh goal of the current campaign in a narrow Boxing Day win over MK Dons, Charlton's highly-rated teenager, Ademola Lookman, is becoming increasingly close to a potential Everton move.
Kieran Gibbs made only his second Premier League start of the campaign during our Boxing Day victory over West Brom and once again proved why he is a credible replacement for Nacho Monreal, who is three years his elder and has struggled for consistency so far this term.
With the majority of Europe's top leagues on a winter break at the moment, only players in England featured over Boxing Day.
A look ahead to Arseanl's Boxing Day game against West Brom at the Emirates
According to recent reports in both Goal and the Telegraph, highly-rated Nigerian forward Henry Onyekuru has publicly revealed his desire to play for Arsenal at some stage in the future.
After 901 minutes of Premier League football under Eddie Howe, Jack Wilshere created his first assist in Bournemouth colours.
On yet another frustrating afternoon for Arsenal, centre-back Laurent Koscielny was unsurprisingly one of the visitors' best performers against Manchester City.
According to recent reports, Manchester City are ready to capitalise on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's current contract situation and offer £25m to sign the talented Englishman in the January transfer window.
According to a recent report in the Mirror, Arsenal are set to loan out Rob Holding in January with the centreback eager for more minutes at a competitive level.
There were more minutes for Arsenal's players out on loan, with both goalkeeper Ryan Huddart and midfielder Jon Toral starting for their respective sides on Saturday.
Arsenal u18s have been knocked out of this year's FA Youth Cup after a surprise 1-0 defeat in the third-round of the prestigious competition.
After a surprising 2-1 away defeat in midweek at the hands of Everton, it's essential that Arsenal come away with a good result against Pep Guardiola's Manchester City side given how the Premier League table is rapidly forming at the top.
Jack Wilshere made the headlines on Tuesday evening for all the right reasons: starting against Leicester meant he had played more Premier League minutes on loan on the south Coast this season than the previous two injury-ravaged campaigns at Arsenal, just reiterating how beneficial his loan spell away from the Emirates has been thus far.
Wojciech Szczesny made a string of important saves, including a stop to deny M'Baye Niang's first-half penalty, keeping a hard-fought clean sheet as Roma prevailed over AC Milan on Monday evening.
Stephy Mavididi netted a brace but Arsenal u23s were unable to take any points against a strong Liverpool side, which included the likes of defensive duo Mamadou Sakho and Joe Gomez, as well as Sheyi Ojo and highly rated forward, Harry Wilson.
After a satisfying home victory against Stoke on Saturday afternoon, it's another away trip for Arsenal as they face an Everton side eager to make amends for a collectively poor defensive display in their 3-2 defeat against Watford this past weekend.
Despite a tense afternoon on Sunday lunchtime, Chelsea fought hard and eventually snatched a 1-0 win over a resolute West Brom side, who defended well collectively for sustained periods but were punished for a costly second half mistake.
After an impressive display against West Ham last weekend, it came as a surprise to me that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain didn't start against Basel in midweek.
Given a professional contract to celebrate his 17th birthday, it's fair to say that talented winger, Reiss Nelson, has earned praise and rave reviews alike for an excellent 2016.
According to reports in the Birmingham Mail, Aston Villa are set to make a formal approach for Carl Jenkinson's services until the end of the current campaign.
A hat-trick from Jamie Vardy, as well as a well-taken strike courtesy of Andy King from range helped Leicester to an unlikely home victory against Manchester City in Saturday's evening kick-off.
Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has publicly clarified the length of time that centre-back Shkodran Mustafi will be sidelined for.
There were a few rare starts for some of Arsenal's players out on-loan in the Netherlands, with Kelechi Nwakali impressing once more but the majority of players either were unused substitutes or didn't feature in matchday squads at all on Saturday.
Arsenal's young creative midfielder Dan Crowley is on trial at Go Ahead Eagles ahead of a potential loan move.
Arsenal will be keen to extend their unbeaten run with a tough home fixture against Stoke on Saturday, a side that have proven menacing in seasons gone by.
Arsenal have completed the signing of centre-back Zech Medley on a scholarship deal, following a successful trial.
Despite a spirited effort across this year's competition, Arsenal's u19 side have crashed out of the UEFA Youth League at the group stage phase after a 1-1 away draw against Basel.
After a morale-boosting 5-1 away victory against West Ham on Saturday evening, an away trip to Switzerland to face Basel is next in store for Arsenal to finish this year's UEFA Champions League group stages.
Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher has publicly stated his belief that Jack Wilshere should opt against signing a new contract with Arsenal, where his progress as a player could be hindered by competition for midfield places in north London.
It was a mixed afternoon for the creative midfielder, who was heavily involved defensively for large periods but adapted accordingly when Bournemouth had momentum on their side with a two-goal deficit to overturn.
A few of Arsenal's loanees featured this weekend, with Wojciech Szczesny earning a clean sheet for Roma and Takuma Asano creating an assist during a routine VfB Stuttgart win the highlights.
After Arsène Wenger this week revealed that right-back Carl Jenkinson has lost confidence and is not completely himself, there's plenty of questions about the defender's future at the club as well as whether he's being treated correctly.
Joel Campbell, currently on his fifth loan spell away from the Emirates, has impressed in patches of good form for Sporting.
Arsenal extended their Premier League unbeaten run to 13 with an impressive 5-1 away win over London rivals West Ham in Saturday's evening kick-off.
In surprising transfer news considering he is set for ankle surgery, Santi Cazorla has been linked with a possible reunion with former boss Manuel Pellegrini at Hebei China Fortune.
Edward Nketiah continued his red-hot goalscoring form with his 10th goal at u18 level this season while Joe Willock equalised from the penalty spot shortly afterwards.
Alexis Sánchez was at his superlative best: netting a well-taken hattrick, creating an assist as well as numerous promising chances too during Arsenal's 5-1 thrashing over West Ham on Saturday evening.
After Arsenal's unbeaten run was ended in underwhelming fashion in an EFL Cup quarter-final against Southampton on Wednesday, it's a welcome return to Premier League football for Arsène Wenger's side.
A well-taken hat-trick from Edward Nketiah was more than enough for Arsenal u23s to prevail with a comfortable 3-0 home win against Leicester on Monday evening.
Having dug deep to see off Bournemouth's challenge on Sunday afternoon, Arsenal will be hoping for back-to-back victories when they host Southampton with a spot in the Capital One Cup semi-finals up for grabs.
According to a recent report in Algeria, a whole host of clubs across three European countries are interested in signing Arsenal's talented central midfielder Ismael Bennacer on a possible loan deal.
Having joined Arsenal at u9 level, Josh Benson is a talented English midfielder with plenty of promise
Tobi Omole, who turns 17 in mid-December, is one of Arsenal's defensive prospects developing at the Academy.
According to recent reports, Arsenal are interested in 17-year-old central defender Boubacar Kamara but who is he?
A look at Gedion Zelalem's season so far
A roundup of all the Arsenal players on loan who have been involved so far this weekend
Ahead of our meeting on Sunday afternoon, AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has publicly revealed praise for Arsenal and admitted he has watched the Gunners in previous years to find ways that he can improve, both in his playing career and now as a manager.
After an ultimately underwhelming draw against PSG in midweek, Arsenal return to Premier League action aiming to finish the doomed month of November off in memorable fashion at the Emirates.
A well-taken stoppage-time equaliser courtesy of Stephy Mavididi, who previously levelled the scoring just before half-time, has ensured that Arsenal's hopes of qualifying from Group A into the UEFA Youth League play-off places will go to the wire.
After an intriguing 1-1 draw away at the Parc des Princes on matchday one, it's finally time for Arsenal to host Ligue 1 champions Paris-Saint Germain, in a fixture that could very well settle who tops Group A and potentially gets an easier opponent in the last 16 after Christmas.
Following his well-taken volley for Arsenal's u23 side on Friday afternoon, questions about Mathieu Debuchy's future at the Emirates has already begun to circulate.
Bournemouth defender Steve Cook has publicly stated his belief that on-loan midfielder Jack Wilshere can help the side qualify for European football next season
Paris Saint-Germain manager Unai Emery has publicly revealed that Ángel di Maria's first-half substitution during their 2-0 win over Nantes on Saturday was a precaution, ahead of their trip to north London in midweek.
Among the talking points after Arsenal's draw at Old Trafford was the midfield partnership of Coquelin and Elneny.
Following his impressive display against Sunderland last time out, Jack Wilshere continued where he left off with another standout playmaking performance as Bournemouth narrowly prevailed away against Stoke on Saturday.
Alexis Sanchez started against Manchester United but was far from him best. The reasons why are pretty obvious
Unlike the first-team side before the international break, Steve Gatting's u23 side were victorious over their north London counterparts in an impressive manner away from home.
A number of Arsenal players got rare starts this weekend while Jack Wilshere excelled once again for Bournemouth.
Despite Manchester United's dominance for large periods at Old Trafford on Saturday lunchtime, Arsenal responded well after going behind to Juan Mata's 68th minute strike to snatch a last-gasp point, in no part thanks to their subs.
An away trip to Old Trafford is never ideal straight after the international break, but Arsène Wenger's side will travel to Manchester ahead of the lunchtime kick-off on Saturday with the belief that they can finally banish their hoodoo against José Mourinho.
According to recent reports from talkSPORT, Arsenal are just one of a number of top European sides tracking the progress of Inter Milan's talented 17-year-old forward Andrea Pinamonti.
Peter Gwargis' stock continues to rise with recent reports suggesting a lucrative move to one of Europe's big clubs awaits the talented teenager dubbed the 'new Mesut Ozil'.
Chelsea have gathered plenty of criticism and anger from a number of different rival clubs, supporters and critics in the media over the past few years for their trend of stockpiling young players. That could all be about to end
Theo Walcott is a changed man this season, so what happened?
Ben Sheaf recently spoke to the Arsenal matchday programme
Glen Kamara was Arsenal's only player to start for their loanee side in Saturday's round of fixtures across Europe.
With the international break in full swing, we take a look at the first-team players (including those out on-loan) who were called up to their respective countries in recent days.
We're now into the third international break of a season that isn't even three months old, so who will be going where and for what?
Despite all of the pre-match anticipation and excitement, the north London derby was not a memorable one for Arsenal. Arsene Wenger explains what went wrong.
After the frustrating 1-1 draw with Tottenham in Sunday's early kick-off, Petr Čech revealed that the side are disappointed about the result, and explained how they lost their momentum after Harry Kane's penalty strike just minutes after the restart.
There were less minutes for Arsenal's crop of players out on-loan across Europe, but a handful still have matches left to complete this weekend.
Arsenal only signed four players in the last transfer window, but here are another seven the definitely tried to sign
Hector Bellerin will reportedly sign a new Arsenal deal within the next two weeks after the player publicly declared his desire to remain with Arsenal.
Following another solid individual display last time out during Bournemouth's frustrating defeat at the hands of Middlesbrough, there was even better from the creative Englishman on Saturday.
Calum Chambers continued his solid defensive development during Middlesbrough's 1-1 away draw at Manchester City.
Edward Nketiah continued his impressive goalscoring run, netting his 8th goal of the u18 Barclays Premier League season - but it was not enough for Kwame Ampadu's youngsters to secure all three points in a top-of-the-table clash with West Ham.
A round-up of all the latest news and gossip surrounding Arsenal's youth ranks.
Despite taking the lead in the first-half through Reiss Nelson, his second goal in successive games against the Bulgarian side, the Young Guns were unable to effectively see the game out and succumbed to a frustrating 1-1 draw after Preslav Petrov's second-half effort despite creating a number of chances after the interval.
After a 4-1 victory on Saturday afternoon away against Sunderland, Arsène Wenger's side will be eager to continue their winning ways ahead of a crunch month of fixtures in November.
There were more minutes for Arsenal's crop of talent, both senior and youth, players currently out on-loan across Europe.
It was a case of Arsenal's most notable loanees in action against each other on Saturday as Middlesbrough hosted Bournemouth.