Mosope Ominiyi, Author at Daily Cannon

Mosope Ominiyi

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Football writer. Objective reviews and analysis of European football. Lifelong Arsenal fan, youth football enthusiast.

Arsenal 'watching' £25m Croatian midfielder

Arsenal are monitoring the progress of Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo Brozovic, amid reports that they are prepared to make an offer for the 24-year-old.

Young Guns start pre-season with defeat to Bournemouth

Folarin Balogun's tireless efforts were rewarded with a second-half strike but it wasn't enough to stop Arsenal u23s from losing their first pre-season fixture against AFC Bournemouth on Saturday.

Bayern Munich reveal squad for Arsenal pre-season game & others

Bayern Munich have released their squad for their summer tour when they will face Arsenal.

Arsenal midfielder hails new record signing: He doesn't joke around

Francis Coquelin has heaped praise upon his compatriot following a club-record move to sign for Arsenal this month, saying that Lacazette is both a real asset and a goalscoring machine.

Barcelona get impatient with Bellerin and issue arrogant 'ultimatum'

Another week, another 'ultimatum' for Hector Bellerín as Barcelona's interest in the Spaniard refuses to go away.

Arsenal forward 'excited' for pre-season as comments hint where future lies

Olivier Giroud has revealed his excitement ahead of next week's pre-season tour in Sydney, citing his fond memories of matches against Australia at international level and the chance to meet Arsenal fans as the reason he 'can't wait'.

Arsenal complete £2m forward deal

Arsenal forward Kaylen Hinds has completed a £2m move to Bundesliga side VfL Wolfsburg.

Agent refutes claims of Arsenal bid but says player can leave

Arsenal are yet to make a formal offer for Napoli midfielder Jorginho, but his agent Joao Santos has already revealed that the 25-year-old could leave for the right move this summer.

“80% chance” of Arsenal transfer being finalised

It seems as though every time there is an update made on Wojciech Szczesny, little development has actually been made on the goalkeeper's future and whether he'll remain in Italy with the Serie A champions ahead of the new campaign.

Arsenal listen to offers for Giroud

Olivier Giroud's future as an Arsenal player is increasingly doubtful, following the arrival of compatriot Alexandre Lacazette.

For the fans by the fans: Arsenal supporters photography exhibition

Operation Arsenal Art, also known as Op Aa for short, are set to host an acclaimed collection of fan-based photographs at Piebury Corner on Holloway Road next week.

From Chile: Sources close to Alexis explains why he wants Manchester City move

Alexis Sánchez has chosen his next destination and it's Premier League rivals Manchester City. At least, that's what reports in Chile's local newspaper El Mercurio...

Martin Keown picks Arsenal star he loves watching the most

Arsenal legend Martin Keown has stated his belief that Laurent Koscielny is in the same class as former defenders Tony Adams and Sol Campbell.

Arsenal legend expects defender to leave with Newcastle likely destination

Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn has given his opinion on Kieran Gibbs' future with the Gunners, and suggested his days in north London are numbered.

13 youngsters train with Arsenal first-team

With a number of regular first-team players still to return from their summer holidays, some of Arsenal's highly-rated youngsters trained alongside the senior squad this week.

Arsenal make contact for David Ospina replacement

Arsenal have made contact with Ligue 1 side Toulouse over the possibility of signing talented young goalkeeper Alban Lafont.

2 Arsenal midfielders have contracts terminated

Midfielders Glen Kamara and Savvas Mourgos have both left Arsenal permanently, after their contracts were terminated by mutual consent.

Watford goalkeeper hunt impacting Arsenal

Juventus' current second-choice goalkeeper Neto's reported refusal to join Watford is the reason why they are yet to make an improved offer for Wojciech Szczesny.

Arsenal make £8.8m bid for creative midfielder compared to Goretzka

Arsene Wenger is tracking the progress of Eintracht Frankfurt wonderkid Aymen Barkok, with reports that they've recently made a formal bid to sign the creative midfielder.

Arsenal defender says recent position change has "been a long time coming"

Leah Williamson spoke about her transformation into a defender in a recent interview with Arsenal.

Former Arsenal defender joins Crawley on loan

Former Arsenal fullback Cedric Evina has joined Crawley Town on a season-long loan deal from Doncaster Rovers.

Benfica new-boy is blazing a trail for British starlets following bold move from Arsenal

Chris Willock's adventurous move to Benfica is an exciting one and could prove important for British starlets in the future.

Rangers midfielder signs for Chelsea despite Arsenal interest

Billy Gilmour's move to Chelsea has been officially finalised, with the teenage wonderkid posing for pictures alongside the Blues' new kit and his family ahead of the forthcoming campaign.

17-year-old signs Southampton deal after being released by Arsenal

Nathan Tella has put pen to paper on his first professional contract as a Southampton player, just months after joining after a successful trial period following his Arsenal departure.

Manchester United to sign £1m teenager ahead of Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City

Manchester United are set to sign Bolton's highly-rated teenager Max Broughton in a £1m deal, beating the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City for his signature.

Inter to battle Arsenal for 22-year-old Confederations Cup star

Serie A side Inter Milan are preparing to rival Arsenal in the quest for Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka, who recently impressed with Germany at the Confederations Cup tournament.

27-year-old worth keeping given his maturity in the last two years

Wojciech Szczesny's heartfelt farewell message to Roma and his form in the Serie A is proof he's matured after two years away from Arsenal.

Arsenal midfielder set to stay

It's increasingly likely that Joe Willock will remain an Arsenal player ahead of the new campaign.

Fenerbahce move could be back on for £3.5m Arsenal man

Turkish side Fenerbahce are eager to revive their deal to sign Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina this summer.

Juventus reject loan deal as they await Arsenal bid

Galatasaray have failed in their attempts to sign Mario Lemina on a season-long loan deal with Juventus awaiting a formal bid from Arsenal.
Gelson Martins

Arsenal offer £90m for duo after £80m bid was rejected

Arsenal have offered £90m for Sporting duo Gelson Martins and William Carvalho in a stunning summer swoop.

Arsenal close in on £35m man while club-record signing competes medical

Arsenal are closing in on finalising a move for Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez, while Alexandre Lacazette has completed his medical.

Midfielder bemoans loss of Arsenal 27-year-old

Scotland women's midfielder Leanne Crichton has bemoaned the loss of three key players, including Arsenal's Kim Little, ahead of the UEFA Women's European Championships.

Arsenal announce new deal for 32-year-old

Alex Scott has signed a new contract with Arsenal Ladies, although the length of the new deal hasn't been disclosed.

Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham told this £25m striker will be free leave the Premiership...

Celtic's Moussa Dembele is set to leave the Scottish champions once they've completed their Champions League qualification games this summer.

Arsenal, Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund contacted this player's agent after initial deal collapsed

Arsenal reacted quickest in comparison to their rivals for Alexandre Lacazette, once it became clear his proposed move to La Liga giants Atletico Madrid fell through.

Arsenal's £52m signing wouldn't have been possible without.....

On the verge of completing a club-record deal to join Arsenal, Alexandre Lacazette's proposed switch wouldn't be possible without Arsene Wenger.
Mesut Ozil, Shkodran Mustafi and Laurent Koscielny

Arsenal return to pre-season training without 20 first-team players for the first session

Arsenal returned for pre-season training missing twenty first-team players for their first session on Monday.

25-year-old's Arsenal future unclear with no new contract in sight

Jack Wilshere's future as an Arsenal player is still uncertain with the 25-year-old midfielder yet to receive a contract extension offer from the club.

Arsenal player having crunch talks with Arsene Wenger to discuss long-term future

Hector Bellerín is reportedly travelling back to London and has talks planned with manager Arsene Wenger to discuss his future.
Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /

Galatasaray withdraw interest in Stoke midfielder to pursue £16m Arsenal target

Galatasaray turn their attentions from Stoke's Giannelli Imbula to Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina, who has been linked with a move to the Emirates.

Bellerín raises over £19k to help Grenfell Tower fire victims

Hector Bellerín is set to donate over £19k to the British Red Cross, in attempts to help victims from the Grenfell Tower fire last month.

Monaco may have to sell Mbappe and Lemar admits manager

Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim has admitted that he's unsure whether the likes of Kylian Mbappé and Thomas Lemar will remain at the club, due to their transfer 'project'.

Alexis frustrated as Mustafi's Germany win final

World champions Germany secured their first Confederations Cup triumph after a narrow victory against Copa America winners Chile during Sunday's final in St Petersburg.

Manchester United enter defender chase after £10m Arsenal bid rejected

Arsenal are reportedly set to be rivalled by Manchester United for the services of Celtic's highly-rated fullback Kieran Tierney.

Talented teenager explains decision behind leaving Arsenal

Chris Willock was officially unveiled as a Benfica player earlier this week and has said his goodbyes after 14 years at Arsenal.

2 bids rejected but key target 'flattered' by Arsenal interest

Despite two failed bids, Monaco's Thomas Lemar is flattered by Arsenal's interest in completing a transfer deal to sign him this summer.

Bitter pundit claims Wenger is forcing Alexis from Arsenal

Former Arsenal midfielder Stuart Robson has said that he expects Alexis Sánchez to leave this summer as Arsene Wenger doesn't like confrontation and will be sold if the Chilean doesn't pen a new deal.

New 25-year-old Arsenal winger 'hoping to bring something different' to club

Arsenal Ladies' new signing, Lisa Evans, has praised the club's "mind-blowing" facilities, whilst revealing she's already enjoying life in north London.

Press misleading Arsenal and Manchester City fans over Alexis

Arsenal are yet to receiveArsenal are yet to receive any formal offers from interested suitors for talisman Alexis Sánchez, despite constant headlines in the media claiming otherwise. any formal offers from interested suitors for talisman Alexis Sánchez, despite suggestions claiming otherwise.
Ismael Bennacer

Algerian midfielder expected to strike Arsenal deal 'soon'

With pre-season set to begin next week, it'll be interesting to see where highly-rated midfielder Ismael Bennacer ends up once the season begins.
Danielle van de Donk

Versatile 25-year-old Dutch midfielder 'proud' to wear the Arsenal shirt

With just over two weeks until the start of the UEFA Women's European Championships in Holland, Arsenal midfielder Danielle van De Donk has answered questions regarding both club and country.

Former Arsenal forward suffers another devastating injury

Former Arsenal winger Ryo Miyaichi has sustained another long-term injury, which is set to keep him sidelined until at least Christmas.

Everything you need to know about the u19 Euros with Arsenal youngster set to...

Ahead of another international youth tournament which kicks off on Sunday 2 July, here's what you need to know about the u19 European Championships.

President admits striker wants to play for Arsenal because of Arsene Wenger

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas seems resigned to the fact that he will be unable to sign Olivier Giroud this summer.

Did Mbappe aim dig at Arsenal and Real Madrid over crazy transfer bids?

It's clear that too much is being read into Kylian Mbappé's future, as recent reports suggest he has aimed a dig at suitors prepared to pay a world-record transfer fee this summer.

Bellerin loses to Germany in final

Mitchell Weiser's first-half header proved pivotal in helping Germany prevail over Spain during Friday's u21 European Championship final.

£26.4m Barcelona man admits uncertain future as Arsenal and Liverpool watch on

Barcelona midfielder Rafinha Alcantara admits his future is uncertain as recent speculation links him with a swap-plus-cash deal for Hector Bellerín.

Tottenham won't stand in Arsenal's way for Monaco man

Tottenham are not planning to involve themselves in a bidding war with rivals Arsenal for Monaco's Thomas Lemar this summer.

Arsenal sign goalkeeping coach

Arsene Wenger is set to bring in a new goalkeeping coach, as the Gunners continue their revamp of backroom staff.

Highly-rated teenager snubs interest from Liverpool, Tottenham and Arsenal to sign new deal

Ryan Sessegnon has ended speculation around his future, at least in the short-term, by signing a three-year deal to remain with Championship side Fulham.

Manager issues stern message to Wenger amid £100m transfer battle

Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim has issued a stern message to Arsenal in their pursuit of Kylian Mbappé, stating his belief that the wonderkid would be better off in France.

Barcelona to revive interest after player returns from U21 European Championship

Barcelona are set to revive their interest in Hector Bellerín after Spain's involvement in the U21 European Championships final this weekend.

Arsenal have £30.7m bid rejected

Arsenal have been told that Thomas Lemar is not for sale at any price, after having a £30.7m bid rejected.

England U19 squad announced for this summer's European Championships

In somewhat surprising news, midfielder Josh Dasilva has retained his England place ahead of July's U19 European Championships, while Benfica-born winger Chris Willock will not feature.

Thierry Henry talks up striker potentially on his way to Arsenal this summer

Alexandre Lacazette has been heavily linked with an Arsenal move in recent seasons and developments hint that a deal could be concluded shortly.

Snapped: More wedding photos from Joel Campbell and now-wife Fernanda Mora

Joel Campbell married his long-term girlfriend, Fernanda Mora, in a ceremony in his homeland last weekend.

Xhaka lays down table-tennis challenge to his followers

Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka has been spending some of his time on holiday to practice table-tennis skills.

U21 European Championships: Chambers hopes Mertesacker’s mentoring will help him perform against the BFG’s...

Calum Chambers is desperate to make the final of U21 European Championships with England and will have to beat Germany this evening to achieve it, the country of his club mentor.

Arsenal and Tottenham in bid for 19-year-old World Cup winner

Arsenal could find themselves in a battle with north London rivals Tottenham to sign Charlton's highly-rated defender Ezri Konsa.

Liverpool considering £17m bid for German wonderkid atttracting the interest of Arsenal and Tottenham

Liverpool are tracking the progress of Schalke's creative midfielder Max Meyer and could make a formal offer to sign the German this summer.

19-year-old Nigerian midfielder set to stake claim for Arsenal role

After excellent performances at the u17 World Cup in 2015, Kelechi Nwakali was a wonderkid whose stock rose rapidly before finally completing a five-year deal to join Arsenal in March last year.

Boost for Arsenal or Manchester City? Bayern Munich move away from Alexis

Arsenal may keep Alexis Sánchez after all as rumoured frontrunners Bayern Munich are eyeing up a possible move for Atléico Madrid's Yannick Carrasco.

West Ham want 'frustrated' Arsenal 28-year-old for £25m

West Ham have reportedly identified Arsenal forward Theo Walcott as a possible summer target and are lining up an audacious bid for the 28-year-old.

Arsenal winger closes in on deal that will anger fans

Arsenal's highly-rated winger Chris Willock looks set to join Portuguese giants Benfica this summer on a permanent deal.

£21m German midfielder refusing contract extension amid Arsenal interest

Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka has said he's focused on Germany's Confederations Cup campaign, despite reported interest from Arsenal.

Arsenal 'seduced' by 13-goal-in-42-games little-known French striker wanted by Liverpool

Arsenal are preparing to make a move for Bordeaux striker, Gaetan Laborde.
Mathieu Debuchy

Arsenal trio believe asking price too high as Newcastle and others back off

Lucas Perez, Kieran Gibbs and Wojciech Szczesny are reportedly worried about being priced out of permanent moves this summer.

Rob Holding delivers advice to Arsenal youngsters

Every year, Arsenal take on a fresh intake of players as young as seven at Hale End, with the aim of helping some of them complete a first-team breakthrough in future.

Martin Keown delivers message to Kylian Mbappe

Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown has stated his admiration for Monaco's teenage forward Kylian Mbappé, describing him as a mix of Nicolas Anelka and Thierry Henry.
Serge Gnabry debut for Germany

Bayern to send former Arsenal winger out on loan

Bayern Munich are prepared to loan out former Arsenal winger, Serge Gnabry, if they sign a big name attacker in the coming months.

Over half Premier League clubs open to safe standing: are Arsenal one of them?

More than half of the clubs in the Premier League cubs are open to trialling safe standing schemes, but do Arsenal feature as one of the sides interested in the concept?

Arsenal and Crystal Palace legend tips Dutchman to succeed with Eagles

Former Arsenal man, Kenny Sansom has publicly backed the appointment of Dutchman, Frank de Boer, at Selhurst Park.

Arsenal legend calls for more top-level female coaches

Arsenal Ladies legend, Rachel Yankey, has called for more female coaches in top managerial roles.

Hector Bellerín benched as Spain win

Hector Bellerín and the rest of Spain's key players were rested after their midweek win over Portugal, as Albert Celades chose a second-string side for their slender 1-0 victory over Serbia.

England or Spain? Arsenal star reveals which country is better for developing the next...

Hector Bellerín believes England is a better place for young players to develop in comparison to his native Spain due to a higher level of professionalism and more opportunities being available.

Why did Arsenal sign Lucas Perez?

With Arsenal's Lucas Perez set to return to Spain this summer after a failed debut season in the Premier League, why did the Gunners sign him?

Mustafi has his say on the rumours linking Sanchez to a move away from...

Arsenal centre-back Shkodran Mustafi has stated his desire to see Alexis Sánchez stay at the club amid speculation surrounding the Chilean's future.

Newcastle midfielder explains why he's relishing next season's Premier League clashes with Arsenal

Newcastle United midfielder Isaac Hayden admitted he's relishing next season's Premier League fixtures against Arsenal, the side he played for between 2008 and 2016.

Arsenal U14s win the Albert Phelan Cup

Arsenal U14s lifted the Albert Phelan Cup earlier this month, having convincingly beaten West Bromwich Albion 6-2 in the final.

Jordan Nobbs talks domestic achievements, Euro aspirations and progression in Women’s football

Ahead of this summer's 2017 UEFA Women's Championships, Kick it Out attended England's media afternoon to interview ambassadors Jordan Nobbs and Toni Duggan.
Emmanuel Petit

Midfielder who played under Wenger for two different clubs gives honest assessment of the...

Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit has shown faith in Arsene Wenger's ability to recover from last term's forgettable season and believes Arsenal will be stronger next season.

Why Juventus should pursue Darmian instead of Bellerín as Alves’ replacement

Juventus are considering Hector Bellerín and Matteo Darmian to replace Dani Alves this summer. But here's why the Italians should pursue Darmian instead of the 22-year-old.

Huddersfield and West Ham favourites to sign Arsenal midfielder who is also a target...

Newly-promoted duo Huddersfield Town and Newcastle United join West Ham United in the race to sign for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere this summer.

Arsenal midfielder set for season-long loan move with a number of European clubs interested

Daniel Crowley is set for another loan move to a European side this summer, despite rumoured interest from the Championship.
William Gallas

Gallas: This is why Tottenham will not succeed in Champions League

Former Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham defender William Gallas says the Spurs side are "too young for the Champions League" next season and believes they could struggle.
Alexis Sanchez

Arsene Wenger will be furious to see this player picking up an injury on...

Arsenal forward Alexis Sánchez has shown off his badly-swollen ankle after an important substitute appearance during Chile's Confederations Cup fixture against Cameroon.

Mustafi plays as Germany's defence wobbles, Chambers helps England win

Shkodran Mustafi and Calum Chambers both started and played the full 90 minutes in narrow victories for their respective countries.
Emmanuel Petit

Former Arsenal and Chelsea midfielder believes the Gunners have to "get the chequebook out"...

Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit believes the Gunners need to "get the chequebook out" if they are to compete with their Premier League rivals.

19-year-old forward ready to step up at Arsenal

Having sustained a season-ending injury in late February, the last few months have been frustrating for Stephy Mavididi. So what next?
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Rangers, Birmingham & more: Does this 22-year-old midfielder have a future at Arsenal?

With the season over and clubs strengthening their respective sides in preparation for next term, Jon Toral is a player with plenty of questions to be answered in the coming months.

What next for Arsenal's forgotten forward as Brighton and others circle?

It's increasingly likely that Joel Campbell will complete a permanent move away from Arsenal this summer, with a number of interested suitors looking at the Costa Rican as a credible attacking option.

42: Rule changes ahead of the new season - what you need to know

Ahead of the 2017/18 campaign, there will be 42 changes relating to the professional game all of which became effective at the start of June.

Oxlade-Chamberlain 'frustrated' by Arsenal contract delay boosting Liverpool hopes

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is reportedly becoming frustrated with Arsenal's lack of activity over a new contract, opening up the possibility that he'll consider his options this summer.
Szczesny (pictured) in action against Inter

Inter Milan enter battle for 27-year-old as Juventus refuse to meet Arsenal's valuation

Inter Milan are prepared to make an ambitious swoop for goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny this summer according to reports.

Arsenal are 'most advanced' to sign 37-goal striker

Alexander Lacazette has been on Arsenal's radar for a long time and according L'Equipe, Arsene Wenger's side are winning the race to sign the 26-year-old.

Arsenal told to sign £65.6m Real Madrid man pundit agrees ‘they don’t need’

Arsenal should make an effort to sign Real Madrid's creative midfielder James Rodriguez, with speculation suggesting he'll leave this summer.

Bellerin’s Grenfell pledge reaches £4,500 as Spain thrash Macedonia

Hector Bellerín started and completed the full 90 minutes for Spain u21s during their 5-0 thrashing over Macedonia, who were outclassed from start-to-finish, leaving the Arsenal fullback little defensive work to do throughout.

Arsenal track Benfica winger with £52.5m release clause

Arsenal have emerged as interested suitors for Benfica winger, Andrija Živković, with the 20-year-old currently representing Serbia at this summer's u21 Euros in Poland.

Arsenal told to increase offer by £12m for 29-year-old as club want instant profit

Arsenal will have to increase their offer by £12m if they want to sign Juventus winger Juan Cuadrado this summer.
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An overpriced flop and defensive liability? Granit Xhaka's first season assessed

A flop. Overpriced, over-rated and underwhelming - how did Granit Xhaka really do in his first season at Arsenal?

Arsenal, Liverpool, Southampton: Who needs Ben Gibson more?

Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal, Southampton and Liverpool but out of the three clubs most interested, who needs the central defender more?

Arsenal ready bid for exciting 21-year-old to head off Tottenham

Arsenal are preparing to make a formal bid for AS Monaco winger Thomas Lemar, who has been linked with a Premier League move in recent months.

Profiling Arsenal's speedy 19-year-old defender set for breakthrough next season

Having signed his first professional deal in the summer of 2014, it's fair to say that big things are expected from right-back Tafari Moore. The speedy...

£35m too rich for Arsenal and Tottenham as interest fades in 25-year-old midfielder

Neither Arsenal nor Tottenham have made formal offers for Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri, which means that both AS Roma and Paris Saint-Germain appear as frontrunners to sign the 25-year-old this summer.

Liverpool bid and Arsenal interest as new contract readied with crazy €350m release clause

Marco Asensio, heavily linked with a Premier League move to Arsenal, is set to be offered a contract extension at Real Madrid which includes an eyewatering release clause.

Emmanuel Petit: I would love to see Kylian Mbappe at Arsenal

Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit has stated his desire to see Arsenal win the race to sign Monaco wonderkid Kylian Mbappé.

Arsenal and Liverpool legends to play in Singapore

Supporters in Singapore have an opportunity to watch some Arsenal and Liverpool legends in action on November 11, as they're set to go head-to-head at the National Stadium.

Wenger on Australia tour and Arsenal’s ‘dark work’ in the transfer window

Arsene Wenger has described his excitement ahead of friendlies against Sydney and WS Wanderers this summer.
Crowley in action against FC Groningen

Arsenal 19-year-old targeted by Fulham and Hannover

Daniel Crowley could be set for a season-long loan deal either in England's second tier or the Bundesliga next season.

Arsenal at the Euros: Chambers features as others are benched

It was an uneventful day for Arsenal's representatives at the u21 European Championships as only one player out of three featured for their respective countries in Group A action on the opening day.

Exciting young duo set to step up at Arsenal

Charlie Gilmour and Jordi Osei-Tutu will be eager to impress in pre-season as they're keen to establish themselves as mainstays in the u23s squad under Steve Gatting ahead of the upcoming campaign.

Charlton Athletic proud of player being scouted by Arsenal and Everton

Charlton Athletic academy manager Steve Avory has expressed his delight that Ezri Konsa and Ademola Lookman were a part of England's u20 World Cup-winning squad this month as Arsenal and Everton scouts watched on.
(L) of Muenchen and of Arsenal battle for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Arsenal FC at Allianz Arena on February 15, 2017 in Munich, Germany.

Arsenal's 10 most expensive signings - Can you name them all?

Arsenal have been heavily criticised in recent years for a lack of big moves in the transfer market. Perhaps it's not much of a surprise then, that eight of their top 10 all-time most expensive signings have been completed in the last five seasons.

Chelsea man advises forward to pick West Ham over Arsenal

Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses has reportedly urged talented youngster Henry Onyekuru to snub Arsenal and join West Ham this summer.

Liverpool man: Arsenal will sign another Manchester United reject

According to pundit Steve Nicol, Chris Smalling is set to leave Manchester United this summer and Arsenal will make a move to sign the England centre-back.

£35m midfielder: He was the first to contact me when I signed for Arsenal

Granit Xhaka has revealed that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was the first Arsenal player to welcome him following his £35m move from Borussia Monchengladbach last summer.
Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April

Club president jets in, contacts Arsenal to discuss winger deal

According to recent developments, Turkish side Besiktas are planning a summer move for Arsenal winger Joel Campbell.

Arsenal striker tips 23-year-old to thrive in heart of midfield next season

Danny Welbeck has tipped Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's to thrive in a a central midfield role at Arsenal next season.

German 25-year-old defender: When I got the call, I didn't wait

Shkodran Mustafi has revealed some insight into how he was feeling about an unexpected role within Germany's World Cup-winning team of 2014.

Mbappe’s new Monaco deal – will it have a buyout clause?

Considering bids of £100m have already been rejected, it's likely that Mbappé's current buyout clause is in the region of £150m and could be increased further to deter the aforementioned suitors from making formal approaches in the near future.

Giroud deemed ‘inadequate’ by Arsenal as they ready second huge Mbappe bid

Arsenal are preparing an improved bid for Monaco wonderkid Kylian Mbappé, with Olivier Giroud a makeweight in their proposed deal.
It's likely that Monreal will be rested for the fixture against Leicester, whilst Bellerin might return into the starting line-up

Wenger: It’s the players not the system

After changing to a 3-4-3 formation Arsenal won nine of their ten matches played, netted 20 goals and only conceded seven.
Jon Toral

Jon Toral raves about playing n front of Rangers’ fans

Arsenal midfielder Jon Toral has claimed that playing for Rangers is one of his career highlights, despite playing against one of the world's best of all-time in Barcelona forward Lionel Messi last season.

Arsenal fans get end allocated at Wembley showpiece against Chelsea

Ahead of the 2017/18 curtain-raiser at Wembley, Arsenal as FA Cup winners are set to face Premier League champions Chelsea in the first week of August.

Controversial £10.5m 15-goal Bundesliga star attracts Arsenal interest

According to Italian news outlet Tuttomercatoweb, Arsenal are among a number of clubs interested in Werder Bremen forward Max Kruse.

President jets in to discuss selling Arsenal his £60m-rated striker as Liverpool ponder move

Arsenal are edging closer to completing a deal for Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette, according to reports.

UEFA help the FAs of smaller nations better develop the women’s game

Europe's smaller national football associations are aiming to progressively develop women's football and UEFA's new Together #WePlayStrong campaign is set to help them achieve their goals in the long-run.

Real Madrid slap €80m asking price on striker linked with Manchester United

Reports from Spain suggests Alvaro Morata is set to leave Real Madrid for a whopping €80m (£70m) this summer, having only returned to the Bernabeú for €28.3m (£25m) twelve months ago.

Costa Rica 2-1 Trinidad and Tobago: Campbell assists as Ticos prevail

Joel Campbell's assist after just 45 seconds helped Costa Rica to an important three points during their World Cup qualifier against Trinidad and Tobago.

Australia aim to inspire generation of footballers with World Cup bid

Australia unveiled a government-backed bid on Tuesday to host the 2023 Women's World Cup, saying that it would be an economic boom for the country and help inspire a new generation of footballers.

Former Arsenal defender gives damning assessment of Wenger's man-management

Former Arsenal defender Mikael Silvestre has stated his belief that Arsene Wenger is not ruthless enough with his players.

Report: Wenger interested in Porto star boasting 53 goals and assists in 117 games

According to a recent article by Algerian newspaper Le Buteur, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is interested in an approach for Porto winger Yacine Brahimi.

Arsenal told to pay £60m to sign Atletico Madrid-target this summer

Arsenal have reportedly been told that a transfer fee of €55m (£48.7m) plus €12m (£10.6m) in add-ons will be an adequate starting offer to complete the signing of Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette this summer.

Arsenal midfielder happy to show his versatility for club and country

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has insisted that he's happy to show his versatility for the Gunners as well as England, having played in a variety of different positions recently.
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Arsenal star claims this hot prospect will be a first-team player next season

Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny has made clear his desire to see Jeff Reine-Adelaide establish himself as a first-team player next season.

Arsenal international roundup: Goals, assists, subs & divided opinion as 8 feature

Eight players across the club's various teams featured for their respective countries as the internationals continued. How did they fare?

Arsenal star can't hide his excitement when talking Mbappe and Lacazette

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has heaped praise on French attacking duo Alexandre Lacazette and Kylian Mbappé ahead of tonight's international friendly, revealing he'd be happy to see them join him at Arsenal in future.

Williamson and Mead feature as England U23s win Nordic tournament

England U23s' 2-0 win over Norway was an important one as it meant they pipped USA to win this year's Nordic tournament.

Arsenal and Liverpool on alert after 22-goal winger admits he could leave

Despite RB Leipzig insisting Emil Forsberg would not be sold this summer, the winger has refused to close the door on a possible move away from the Bundesliga.

Former Liverpool captain lavishes praise on Arsenal-linked defender

Celtic's highly-rated young fullback Kieran Tierney has been tipped for future stardom by former Liverpool captain and Sky Sports pundit Jamie Redknapp.

The Ox on Southgate and Wenger’s similarities with youngsters

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has said he believes England boss Gareth Southgate has similarities in his approach to youngsters as club manager Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal defender speaks expectation and getting carried away

Arsenal full-back Alex Scott has warned that England Lionesses have the fate of future generations in their hands, as they prepare for next month's Euro 2017 campaign.

International round-up: Ramsey scores pen, Maitland-Niles involved as England u20s win World Cup

It was another mixed evening for Arsenal players on international duty yesterday. How did they fare?

Crystal Palace in bid for Newcastle-linked Arsenal and England defender this summer

Crystal Palace have reportedly joined a number of Premier League sides in the race for Calum Chambers' signature this summer.

Leeds United want him but what's next for Arsenal's enigmatic 19-year-old

Since his promotion into the first-team around this time last year, Jeff Reine-Adelaide made six senior appearances but all were in the Cup competitions.

Concern grows over talented Arsenal youngster as Manchester City seek free transfer

Manchester City have recently emerged as one of the frontrunners to sign winger Chris Willock on a free transfer, with his existing deal expiring on June 30.

Everything Norwich fans need to know about Arsenal's Krystian Bielik

Since his 19th birthday at the start of January this year, it's fair to say that Bielik has continued to progress at a rapid rate and his performances have thankfully not gone unnoticed.

Arsenal 24-year-old scores brilliant goal as England beat Switzerland

England Women were comfortable as they cruised to a 4-0 win over Switzerland during their friendly fixture on Saturday afternoon.

Arsenal international roundup: Goals for Mustafi and Ox but Iwobi disappointment

Three first-team players were in action for their respective countries on international duty, with contrasting fortunes.
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What next for Chuba Akpom?

After five loans across England, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's development as well as his next career choice.

Arsenal release 4 with Newcastle United, Crystal Palace & others interested

Yaya Sanogo, as well as Academy defenders Stefan O'Connor, Kristopher da Graca and Kostas Pileas are all set to leave Arsenal once their contracts expire at the end of June.

Bayern Munich courting Arsenal's Ligue 1 midfield target this summer

Lyon midfielder Corentin Tolisso has attracted interest from Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich as well as Arsenal, according to recent reports.

Valencia poised to make €20m bid for Arsenal-target

According to reports in Italy, Spanish La Liga side Valencia are preparing to make a bid of €20m (£17.4m) for Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina.

French report: Mbappe tells Monaco where his future lies

Kylian Mbappé is set to reject all offers for his services this summer and stay at AS Monaco, according to a French report.
Alex Scott

Analysis: 5 major women’s leagues compared

The days of a single club dominating women's football, for the most part, are long gone.

Alexis assists Chile as his agent assists him

In some unsurprising news, Alexis Sánchez has revealed he is focused on Chile's attempts to win this year's Confederations Cup tournament and will leave contract discussions with Arsenal to this agent, Fernando Felicevich.

Arsenal defender admits Norwich deal 'close' after talks

Krystian Bielik has revealed that he's close to finalising a season-long loan move to Norwich City.

Chelsea ponder ambitious Mbappé bid to scupper Arsenal

Chelsea are thinking about making an ambitious offer for Kylian Mbappé in the coming weeks, according to a recent report.
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3 Arsenal players feature but Japanese screamer beats them

Danielle van de Donk, Dominique Janssen and new signing, Vivianne Miedema, all featured during the Netherlands' 1-0 friendly defeat by Japan.

Xhaka and Giroud score screamers, Alexis' decisive assist and more

Four first-team players were in action for their respective countries on international duty, while some Ladies also featured during international friendlies.

International watch: 3 in action for Arsenal

Three players featured for their respective countries on international duty, representing Arsenal.

Arsenal striker: It's a bit boring, a bit tiresome

Olivier Giroud's hat-trick against Paraguay during a 5-0 rout was France's first for 17 years, yet the 30-year-old is continually criticised by the media and supporters alike, who bemoan the notable absence left by Real Madrid's Karim Benzema in the squad.

Arsenal youngster stars as England make World Cup final

Arsenal midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles started and completed the full 90 minutes as England u20s beat Italy 3-1 to reach this year's World Cup final.

Arsenal adamant 22-year-old will not leave this summer

Despite recent press comments suggesting Hector Bellerín's return to Barcelona is inevitable, Arsenal are adamant that he will not be sold at any price this summer.

Arsenal forward makes impassioned plea about Mbappe

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has urged the French media to ease up on their expectations around Kylian Mbappé and their expectations that he will be one of the world's best.

Newcastle to 'rival' Arsenal and Tottenham for £8.7m La Liga defender

According to a recent report, newly-promoted Newcastle are aiming to beat both Arsenal and Tottenham to sign Eibar defender Florian Lejeune.

Arsenal man to join Juventus as initial squad player

Wojciech Szczesny's possible switch to Juventus has been branded a shrewd move, and a deal which would strengthen their substitutes' bench ahead of the forthcoming campaign.

Arsenal goalkeeper picks up injury on international duty

Arsenal Ladies goalkeeper Sari van Veenendaal has left the Netherlands training camp ahead of international friendly fixtures against Japan and Austria.

Arsenal’s international roundup: Ospina kept busy in goal, Monreal and Asano both subs for...

Three Arsenal players were involved in international duty for their respective countries on Wednesday evening. So how did they fare?
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Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez stars as an old man in advert for Confederations Cup

Ahead of this summer's Confederations Cup, Alexis Sánchez has come up with an interesting way to promote Chile's involvement in the tournament.

Exeter City star attracting interest from Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal

This isn't the first time that Ethan Ampadu has been mentioned, but the versatile teenager could be making a Premier League move this summer and Arsenal have unsurprisingly been watching him.

Report: Arsenal preparing lucrative bid for Real Madrid man

Real Madrid's Marco Asensio has been on Arsenal's radar for a number of months and the Gunners are now reportedly set to make an official approach for his signature.

Arsenal set to lose out on Serie A striker to Juventus

Arsenal were encouraged to move quickly if their interest in Sampdoria's Patrik Schick was concrete and now it seems they've missed their chance to sign him.

Corbyn reveals Arsenal-related plan with German chancellor if Labour win election

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has revealed that he'd take German chancellor Angela Merkel to go and watch Arsenal if they win the upcoming General Election.

Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit for £20m Bundesliga man

Arsenal dealt a transfer blow after RB Leipzig's director of football Ralf Rangick insisted the club will not sell key player Emil Forsberg this summer.

Have Arsenal really accepted an offer for Szczesny?

Wojciech Szczesny's future at Arsenal seems increasingly uncertain as various reports have suggested he's set to sign for Juventus for €14m (£12.2m) this summer. These...
Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April

Tug-of-war begins for Arsenal forward - not Alexis or Giroud (or Sanogo)

According to recent reports, two of Turkey's top sides are interested in a permanent move for Joel Campbell this summer.

Arsenal’s third kit leaked ahead of 2017/18 season

According to a recent article in the S*n, Arsenal's third kit for next season has been leaked.

Arsenal midfielder aiming to win the Euros with England

Mark Sampson's England Women's side qualified unbeaten for this summer's European Championships and Arsenal midfielder, Fara Williams, has said this is their best opportunity to win the tournament.

Liverpool join Arsenal in race for Ligue 1 star

Liverpool are prepared to try and tempt Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette into snubbing Arsenal and making a summer move to Anfield instead, according to recent reports.

Injury to main transfer target forces Real Madrid to turn attention back to French...

Real Madrid's pursuit of Kylian Mbappé has reportedly been reignited, with their chances of signing Chelsea's Eden Hazard dealt a major blow after he fractured his ankle.

Newcastle both interested and not interested in Arsenal defender

According to a recent report, Newcastle are not actually planning on making a move for Kieran Gibbs this summer while another claims they are.

Defender reveals eagerness to remain at Arsenal

Nacho Monreal has fuelled further speculation that Kieran Gibbs will leave the club this summer by stressing his eagerness to remain at Arsenal and ignore advances of a return to Spain in the near future.
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Arsenal International round-up

With summer tournaments taking centre-stage on the international scene, plenty of Arsenal players across all age groups have been called up for their respective countries.

Confirmed: Arsenal midfielder out for 6-9 months with ACL injury

Having already reported the possibility that Gedion Zelalem's future at Arsenal is in doubt late last month, it has now been confirmed that the talented midfielder will be sidelined for the majority of next season.

Tony Adams surprises everyone with his latest Arsene Wenger comments

More about Tony Adams? Yes, however this time the former Arsenal defender has some nice things to say about Arsène Wenger after a barrage of hostility in recent weeks.

Arsenal legend pleaded with Gunners to sign Spurs star, this is what they said

According to Tony Adams, the former Arsenal defender recommended one of Tottenham's current players to Arsenal five years ago.

Arda Turan to Arsenal? Are you sure?

Barcelona's creative midfielder Arda Turan looks increasingly likely to leave the La Liga giants this summer.

Arsenal striker wants title win not club exit

Despite questions continually being asked about Olivier Giroud's future in recent months, the experienced Frenchman has now dismissed speculation linking him with a summer move away from Arsenal.

Arsenal forward deal under threat as new offer arrives

Ligue 1 side OGC Nice have made a £6.8m move to rival that of Arsenal's reported bid for KAS Eupen's Henry Onyekuru, according to a recent report.

Where are Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United in Ultimate League table for last 50...

Arsenal are in second place in the updated Ultimate League table, calculated from the various teams' average position over the past 50 years.

Why Arsenal fans need to end their Wenger Out protests

Arsene Wenger has signed a new two-year deal and the Wenger Out brigade have promised to step up their campaign, but getting behind the team now is more important than continuing to protest.
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10 exciting Arsenal youth players to keep an eye on next season

Here are 10 Arsenal youth players to keep an eye on next season...

17 of the craziest Arsenal transfer rumours so far

The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.
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Profile: Arsenal Youth Player of the Season

Despite the first-team's frustrations this season, there have been plenty of encouraging signs from Arsenal's Academy players.

18-year-old Chilean wonderkid heading for Arsenal

Last month, we reported that Arsenal had offered Chilean wonderkid Marcelo Allende a permanent deal to join, having impressed during three separate trials with...

PSG make decision over Arsenal star: This is the problem

According to a recent report in France, Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain cannot afford to match Alexis Sánchez's high wage demands.
Hector Bellerin

Chelsea, Watford + more: Arsenal's 5 worst moments of the Premier League season

The 2016/17 Premier League season has finished and although there were some promising moments, it wouldn't be right to ignore the worst ones that hurt Arsenal and their supporters alike.

Arsenal winger posts picture of himself posing in Southampton shirt

Arsenal's talented teenage winger Yassin Fortune caused a bit of a stir on social media when he posted a picture of himself in a Southampton shirt.

Manchester United boss rated as 'worst boss' while Arsene Wenger is loyal and driven

Arsene Wenger's management style is often criticised by those who seem to think his methods are outdated and he needs to move on from Arsenal.

Arsenal set price for want-away forward

Lucas Perez is on the verge of a move away from the Emirates this summer with a reported transfer fee of £13m being discussed as an acceptable figure for the Spanish forward.

Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City rank bottom when it comes to English minutes

Arsenal disappointingly ranked 17th out of all Premier League teams this season for the most minutes given to English players.

Wenger: Arsenal must do this after Chelsea win

After an excellent collective display during the side's 2-1 FA Cup Final victory over Chelsea in the final fixture of this past season, Arsène Wenger has stressed the importance of his side using their performance as a template for future success.

Belgian side hire renowned agent to help complete Arsenal deal

According to recent reports, Arsenal are increasingly close to completing the signing of KAS Eupen forward Henry Onyekuru.

Agent of 27-year-old responds to claims player has agreed to leave Arsenal

Wojciech Szczesny's agent, David Menasseh, has denied claims that the Polish goalkeeper has agreed terms to join Serie A champions Juventus this summer.

Manchester United legend urges club to sign Arsenal superstar

Manchester United legend, Bryan Robson, has urged manager José Mourinho to make an ambitious offer for Alexis Sánchez this summer, though a move is not likely to happen.

Arsenal and Everton scout Charlton's defensive whizzkid

According to a recent report, both Arsenal and Everton are interested in Charlton's teenage defender Ezri Konza and have sent scouts to track his progress at the u20 World Cup.

Arsenal ready to move as Barca greenlight Turan sale

Barcelona's new manager, Ernesto Valverde, has reportedly made Arda Turan available for sale this summer.

Arsenal prepare deals for 2 with talks planned for 3rd

Arsenal are looking to offer three new deals to their British core, though one remains an uncertainty according to recent reports.
Alex Scott

Scott: Arsenal’s dominance will never be emulated

Alex Scott believes that Arsenal's dominance within women's football 10 years ago will not be emulated, as the depth of competition in recent years has strengthened significantly.

Arsenal goal wins Champions League goal of the tournament

Mesut Özil's magical strike to complete an unlikely turnaround against Bulgarian side Ludogorets has been voted as the UEFA Champions League's best goal of the tournament this season.

Arsenal youngster rewarded with first England call-up

Arsenal youngster Josh Dasilva has been rewarded for his impressive displays at club level by receiving his first international call-up for England.

International manager bemoans Arsenal midfielder's cruciate ligament injury

Scotland Ladies manager Anna Signeul has bemoaned the loss of star midfielder Kim Little through injury, ahead of this summer's Euro 2017 tournament.

Blow as Arsenal miss out on Marseille’s talented young centre-back

Marseille's talented young defender Boubacar Kamara has ended speculation on his future, at least in the short-term, by signing his first professional deal on a three-year deal with the Ligue 1 side.

Agent confirms 'fresh' talks with Arsenal as offers arrive for midfielder

According to an exclusive on allnigeriasoccer.com, top tier sides in both the Bundesliga and Belgian Pro League have approached Arsenal about Kelechi Nwakali's availability on loan this summer.

Jeremy Corbyn: Wenger is human, Wenger-outers should get over it

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, currently campaigning to win this year's General Election, spoke to Copa90 about sport and politics last weekend. On the morning of...

Arsenal aim to finish unbeaten but need Chelsea and Manchester City slip to win...

Arsenal will go into today's clash with Bristol City in the knowledge that if results go their way and they win here, they will claim the Spring Series title.

Seaman urges Arsene Wenger to forgo attractive football to be more like Manchester United

Legendary goalkeeper, David Seaman, has urged Arsene Wenger to take a page out of Jose Mourinho's book and tighten up defensively, which is what his managerial counterpart has done with Manchester United.
Corentin Tolisso

Chelsea eye Arsenal target but Gunners could offer more minutes

According to recent reports, Antonio Conte is mulling over a possible move for Lyon midfielder Corentin Tolisso this summer.

Giroud scores hat-trick as France thrash Paraguay [with goals]

Olivier Giroud continued his impressive goal-scoring form for France with a hat-trick during their 5-0 international friendly win over Paraguay on Friday evening.
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Losa praises Arsenal after hard-fought victory and mental struggles

Pedro Martinez Losa's side claimed a 1-0 victory over Reading to extend their unbeaten run in this year's Spring Series and the Arsenal Ladies' boss praised his players for the result and performance.
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Xhaka features as Switzerland make history, Iwobi assists for Nigeria

Two Arsenal players were in action for their countries on Thursday. Here's how they got on:

Bielik interview on first-team football, experiences and turning down Hamburg

Krystian Bielik's loan spell at Birmingham City was a positive experience for the talented Poland youth international, who at 19, is good enough to feature on a weekly basis in England's second tier.

Arsenal planning part-exchange to sign La Liga striker

According to recent reports, Arsenal are preparing to use Lucas Perez as a sweetener in attempts to sign Malaga striker Sandro Ramirez.

Arsenal defender goes back to school

Arsenal Ladies and England defender Alex Scott visited Princess May Primary School in Hackney this week, marking the launch of Premier League Primary Stars, a new national curriculum-based education programme.

Former Arsenal youngster joins Ryman League Premier Division side

Sean Clohessy, a former Academy product at Arsenal, has officially joined Ryman League Premier Divison side Leatherhead.

Winning the Champions League with Arsenal is embedded in my memory says midfielder

Jayne Ludlow, who joined Arsenal in 2000 and quickly established herself as one of the best box-to-box midfielders, has shared her thoughts ahead of tonight's UEFA Women's Champions League final in Cardiff.

Arsenal maintain unbeaten run to close gap on Chelsea and Manchester City

Danielle Carter scored as Arsenal Ladies' title aspirations are still on track during their 1-0 win over a stubborn Reading side at The Hive yesterday evening.

Former Premier League champions will only sell Arsenal-target for a "substantial" price

Riyad Mahrez has made his intentions clear once more that he will leave Leicester City this summer and Arsenal appear favourites to sign him.

Ball-winners, creative playmakers, goalscorers and box-to-box midfielders: How did Arsenal’s men in the engine...

From ball-winners like Francis Coquelin, to creative playmakers such as Mesut Ozil, to goalscoring midfielders like Aaron Ramsey and industrious box-to-box players such as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Arsenal are blessed with a lot of options in the engine room.

Arsenal aim to remain unbeaten against Readng

The high-flying Gunners have a golden opportunity to extend their unbeaten record, whilst keeping an eye on the possible title charge that could open up in the coming weeks.

Szczesny: I owe a lot to this man

In a social media post on Tuesday afternoon, Wojciech Szczesny praised manager Luciano Spalletti as news broke that the Italian has left his post as Roma boss after a record-breaking season in charge.

Alex Iwobi joins up with Nigeria ahead of friendlies

Alex Iwobi joined up with his Nigerian team-mates as they prepare for Thursday's friendly fixture against Togo.

Arsenal club legend reveals how close he was to joining Manchester United

Marc Overmars revealed how different his career could have been if not for a ligament injury which led to Manchester United withdrawing their interest and Arsenal signing the winger a year later.

10 at the back: Arsenal’s defenders rated

Arsenal's defensive depth was tested to its limits in the latter stages of the 16/17 season but how did the defenders fare individually over the course of the season?
Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April

Arsenal forgotten forward working with personal trainer ahead of key summer

Having been called up by Costa Rica, Joel Campbell has been working with a personal trainer for the last month in order to maintain his fitness with international fixtures coming up.

How does Arsenal's FA Cup win over Chelsea compare to Hull and Aston Villa...

Arsenal's 2-1 win over Chelsea sealed the club's third FA Cup triumph in four seasons, but how does this victory at Wembley compare to the other two in recent years?

10 Arsenal players linked with a summer exit

This summer we could see a number of players leave Arsenal. We've had a look to see who could leave and how much truth there is to the rumours linking them away...

Arsenal midfielder picks up ankle injury with England

Ainsley Maitland-Niles started but played just under 30 minutes of England u20s' 1-0 win over South Korea in their FIFA u20 World Cup group stage fixture.

Talks planned for this week as Liverpool continue to chase £35m Arsenal wingback

Arsenal's versatile midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been heavily linked with a possible move to Liverpool in recent months and despite my previous piece on why the ongoing story isn't true, the Daily Star are reporting 'developments' in his situation.

Manchester United moves to help Bayern finance Alexis deal

According to reports, Manchester United's reported double swoop for Bayern players this summer will help the Bundesliga champions with their pursuit of Alexis Sánchez.

Arsenal’s 3 worst players of the season

This is the first time that Arsenal have finished outside of the UEFA Champions League places in two decades and a spell of inconsistency midway through the campaign proved pivotal.

Xhaka, Mustafi, Holding, Lucas: Arsenal’s 2016/17 transfers rated

Arsène Wenger spent almost £100m on transfers last summer and with the campaign finally over, it's time to rate his acquisitions.

Arsenal’s 5 best players of the season

After securing an unlikely victory over Chelsea to win this season's FA Cup trophy, it's time to reflect on an eventful year for Arsenal's first-team squad.

15 players Arsenal have been linked with this summer

Arsenal have already been linked with a ton of players ahead of a highly-anticipated summer where the Gunners will be keen to avoid losing ground on their rivals in the transfer market.

Turkish giants offer disenchanted Arsenal forward £3.5m-per-year

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.

Arsenal 24-year-old's poor form sees him drop in international rankings

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: Why I didn't leave Arsenal in January

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.

Arsenal defender linked with Derby move

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.

Arsenal tried to sign Chelsea hitman, signed Sanogo instead

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.

Former Arsenal star: I've seen him in training, he's disruptive

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.

Xhaka's determination motivated by father's freedom struggle and prison sentence

Granit Xhaka has said that his father's struggle for freedom in Kosovo has spurred him on to be the best player possible.

Arsenal get massive boost ahead of cup final v Chelsea

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.

European big-spenders turn their attentions to Arsenal

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.
Emmanuel Petit

Former Arsenal man picks 3 managers who could replace Arsene Wenger

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.

How Arsenal could line up in 2017/18

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.

Why are there more Spurs players in England squad than Arsenal?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is Arsenal's sole representative in England's senior side to face Scotland and France in June's international fixtures.

Head-to-head: History won't decide Arsenal v Chelsea but money might

Ahead of this weekend's FA Cup Final, we take a look at how Arsenal have fared against their London rivals.

One game, so many possibilities: Arsenal v Chelsea preview

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 man issues warning to Arsenal: We've not forgotten this

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 fans furious at Holding’s omission from the England squad

Arsenal supporters reacted angrily after official confirmation that Rob Holding was not given his first senior call-up to the England squad.

He's only going to get better says Arsenal man of exciting teammate as Liverpool...

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 man hails Arsenal before FA Cup final

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.

Does this Arsenal player really want to leave in the summer? Why would he...

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.

Long-serving Premier League club captain says he did his utmost to motivate the players...

Per Mertesacker has revealed that he motivated the first-team players during their poor run of form from late January to March.

Did Wenger reveal too much about his future plans in management?

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.

Which Arsenal player 'leads by example' according to his teammate?

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.

Ex-Arsenal striker makes startling admission about Wenger's tenure and the Gunners' season

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

Which London club are currently undergoing a power struggle between their two main shareholders?

Alisher Usmanov reportedly met his close advisers on Wednesday, discussing the options going forward in his attempts to take control of Arsenal.

Catalans to go all out for Arsenal man when they announce new manager

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.

Did Chile drop a big hint where this Arsenal player was headed this summer?

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.

Arsenal-target Mbappe reveals key condition to him moving from AS Monaco this summer

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.

Which Premier League club came in for intense criticism in Paul Merson's grading system?

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 legend makes surprise revelation about who he wants running the club

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.

Arsenal and Everton linked with QPR's highly-rated teenager

According to various reports, Arsenal and Everton could battle it out to sign QPR's highly-rated youngster Josh Bowler.

Scorpion kick not nominated for the Premier League Goal of the Season?!

Arsenal centre-forward Olivier Giroud was a surprise omission from the Premier League's Goal of the Season award nominees.

Is this Arsenal defender vindication of Wenger's faith in youngsters?

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 legend feels World Cup winner isn't proving his worth in London

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.

Former Arsenal midfielder attracting interest from the Serie A

Besiktas have rejected AS Roma's offer of €14m for key midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup, who was previously at Arsenal from 2008 to 2012.

Arsenal's talented teenager set for another loan move to the Championship next season

Arsenal are ready to send Polish defender Krystian Bielik out on loan again next season, if reports are to be believed.

13 players likely to leave Arsenal this summer

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...

Arsenal’s 5 best Premier League moments of the season

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...
Arsenal loan watch

21 players: Arsenal’s loan deals reviewed

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?

Wenger sends message to Lincoln end of season awards party

Arsene Wenger sent a video message to Lincoln City during their Awards Dinner, celebrating the success they've achieved this season.

Wenger reveals how many players he wants to buy this summer

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.

It will be difficult against Chelsea without him admits Arsenal star

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...

Big European side 'in talks' with Arsenal captain

Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker could leave the club this summer with Turkish giants Galatasaray interested, reports suggest.

Arsenal interest in ageing AC Milan man intensifies with scouting missions

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.

Chelsea manager trolls Arsenal

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.

Petr Cech hints younger Arsenal players will get chance in Europa League

In news that might not be welcomed by most supporters, Petr Cech has said that Arsenal have improved from last season.

Arsenal captain: Football is full of honey-lickers and yes-sayers

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'.

Henry criticises Kroenke over share care and supporter neglect

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.

Arsenal board split over Arsene Wenger future

Arsene Wenger's future at Arsenal is still uncertain and reports claim the board are split over how to move forward.

Arsenal get massive double injury boost ahead of FA Cup final v Chelsea

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.

Mesut Ozil lined up for Per Mertesacker charity game

Per Mertesacker is set to play in a charity match on June 3 in Hanover, Germany with Mesut Özil possibly also featuring.
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Best goal, player and loanee: Arsenal Youth awards 2016/17

It has been an eventful year for Arsenal at youth level, one that will give them renewed optimism for future seasons.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Daily Star name Arsenal duo as a 'disgrace' to the Premier League

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.
Lacazette (C) celebrates his strike against Nancy last Wednesday

Deal agreed as forward says 'They've got great players, a great manager'

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.
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28 goals: Arsenal hottest young striker proving Chelsea wrong for releasing him

The 2016/17 campaign has been an unforgettable one for Arsenal's Edward Nketiah.

Massive Mbappé twist as Monaco admit Manchester United could offer his 'step up'

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.

Draxler reveals why he said no to Premier League move amid Arsenal & Liverpool...

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'.

Real Madrid man offered to Arsenal and Chelsea but one side has the edge

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.

'First Arsenal have to make a decision, then I will' says 27-year-old international

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'.
Sol Campbell Tomas Rosicky

Former Arsenal defender declares coaching interest: This is what I'd love

Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell has stated his desire to work in Serie A at some stage in the future.

How Calum Chambers failed to stop Liverpool for Arsenal

Calum Chambers started and completed the full 90 minutes in Middlesbrough's 3-0 away defeat against Liverpool.
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Arsenal loan watch: League title win, goal and assist in good weekend

It was a successful finish to an eventful weekend of European football for Arsenal's players out on-loan.

International manager expects Arsenal man to be a leader this summer

Germany manager Joachim Low believes that Shkodran Mustafi will be one of the team's leaders ahead of this summer's Confederations Cup.

Arsenal man: It was the best thing I could have done

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has admitted that leaving the club was 'the best thing that could have happened' to him.

Liverpool manager assesses Manchester City and Arsenal counterparts

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he, along with his rivals, Arsene Wenger, Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho are good but not geniuses.

Alexis makes Premier League Team of the Season along with Tottenham and Chelsea stars

Unsurprisingly, Alexis Sánchez has earned himself a place in the Daily Star's Premier League Team of the Season.
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Professional deal waits for Arsenal youngster with Barcelona and Tottenham interested

England u17s were left heartbroken after a dramatic finish to their final against Spain on Friday evening.
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Arsenal loan watch: Pleguezuelo clean sheet, Szczesny concedes 3 + more

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.

'Controversial' banner to be displayed during Arsenal v Everton

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.

Arsene Wenger: He has a few more years left

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.

Arsene Wenger on why he didn't buy Everton star striker

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.

Talented Algerian midfielder: I have an appointment with Arsene Wenger to discuss future moves

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.

Ian Wright hits out at Arsenal fans over Adams abuse

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.
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Another order of lasagna for Liverpool: Arsenal v Everton preview

It's another must-win game for Arsenal, and the final league fixture of the 2016/17 campaign.
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Arsenal hitman to leave if reinforcements signed in summer

Olivier Giroud will consider leaving Arsenal if attacking reinforcements are signed this summer, according to the Mirror.
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Arsenal duo to be released in summer, Leicester waiting

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 softens Director of Football stance

Arsene Wenger seems to have softened his stance on a director of football coming into the club after initially dismissing it out of hand.

Arsene Wenger not ready to put Celtic on par with his Invincibles

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.

Talented Arsenal youngster scores crucial play-off goal

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.

Director of football tasked with keeping Arsenal man

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.

Arsenal man admits Real Madrid legend was his idol growing up

Mesut Özil has revealed his admiration for Zinedine Zidane as a youngster growing up.

Wenger hails specific quality in players that fans will question

Arsène Wenger praised his 'relentless' side for increasing the pressure after a promising performance against Sunderland which helped them seal all three points.

Liverpool confident of wrapping up £15m deal for Chelsea and Arsenal target

According to the Daily Star, Liverpool expect to complete the signing of Fulham's highly-rated teenager Ryan Sessegnon this summer.

Rumours: Goretzka’s agent spotted at Munich airport, speculation continues

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...

Why is everyone talking about this footballer's heart of gold?

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.

Gazidis gives wishywashy answer to fans Europa League pricing request

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.

Arsenal could still face Champions League play-off against Liverpool OR Manchester City: Here’s how

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.

How Alexis can beat Everton and Tottenham man to coveted striker prize

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.

Arsenal forward: I've been trying to do that in training

Alex Iwobi featured for the first time since the start of April during a substitute appearance against Sunderland.

Arsene Wenger confuses fans by changing position on critical issue

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.

Arsenal star hits out at fan protests, admits his future depends on club

Alexis Sánchez has stated his disapproval that fans are making their frustrations known about Arsene Wenger, calling them "very bad" whilst defending his manager.

Bayern Munich move one step closer to backdoor deal for Gnabry

Werder Bremen forward Serge Gnabry, who spent five years at Arsenal before returning to January last August, is reportedly set for another move.

Arsenal supporters won't be happy with Petr Cech's latest admission

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...
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Newly-promoted Premier League outfit in bid for Arsenal forward

According to various reports, Joel Campbell could be playing Premier League football next season for newly-promoted side Brighton & Hove Albion.

Long-serving England international could be on his way to the North-East

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.

La Liga side using the Spanish media to unsettle Arsenal defender ahead of summer...

Another day. More speculation about Hector Bellerín's future.

Everton respond to Arsenal & Tottenham midfielder interest with £50m price tag

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.

£103.2m swoop: Arsenal officials watch two targets in Portugal

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.

Former Arsenal man out to make Premier League impression with Newcastle

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.

Arsenal interested in audacious Chelsea approach

According to a report in the Sun today, Arsene Wenger is interested in signing Tammy Abraham.

West Ham man responds to Arsenal and Liverpool rumours

Manuel Lanzini insists he is happy at West Ham, despite recent speculation linking him a move away from the club this summer.
Arda Turan

Lucas expects Ozil stay, gives Alexis update & 'welcomes' Arda Turan to Arsenal

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.

Cavani ready to welcome Alexis SAnchez to PSG

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.

£30m fullback sets off Arsenal and Manchester City 'battle'

According to various reports, Arsenal are interested in signing Juventus full-back Alex Sandro.

£35m for Everton midfielder too rich for Arsenal

Everton midfielder Ross Barkley has been heavily linked with a move to London for the majority of this season.

Arsenal management team impressing in Bundesliga, could they replace Wenger?

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.

Revealed: Arsenal’s transfer funds, wages and overall finances

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.

Arsenal's pursuit of £25.7m midfielder highlights future plans

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.

Chelsea man: I don't like to play against Arsenal, we want to hurt them

Cesc Fabregas has said that it will be 'emotional' when he faces Arsenal in the FA Cup final in just under two weeks' time.

Arsenal linked with surprise £55m Premier League double signing

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 president gives Lacazette update amid Arsenal speculation

Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette is still undecided about his future, according to club president Jean-Michel Aulas.

£19.6m deal done for 20-year-old Anderlecht midfielder

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 man tells Mesut Ozil to leave Arsenal for Tottenham

BBC Garth Crooks calls for Mesut Ozil to leave Arsenal and join Tottenham

Take 2: Barcelona prep swap deal for Bellerín with different players

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.

Alexis ‘agrees’ to join Bayern Munich while having talks with Manchester City

Another day, another rumour about Alexis Sánchez's future.

Arsenal consider move for 31-year-old former Tottenham star

Reports in the Daily Star have suggested that Luka Modric's performances in recent seasons has attracted interest from other clubs including Arsenal.

Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham linked with £30m-rated 24-year-old Premier League man

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.

Arsenal get Rabiot boost amid contract talks

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.
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18 goals, 11 assists: Who is the Napoli man wanted by Arsenal?

At 25-years-old, Napoli winger Lorenzo Insigne is currently enjoying his best spell with regards to goals and assists.

£56m: Arsenal and Manchester United learn defenders release clause

According to the Daily Mail, both Arsenal and Manchester United are considering a summer move for Atletico Madrid defender Jose Maria Gimenez.
Jermain Defoe

Arsenal hoping win over Black Cats brings them luck in Champions League race

Stoke were comfortably seen off on Saturday and now it's already-relegated Sunderland for Arsenal on Tuesday.

Xhaka ‘finally starting to look like a £30m player’

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 identify best way to keep teenage sensation from signing for Arsenal or Liverpool

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.

Manager confirms midfielder won't be at club next season

Arsenal's creative midfielder Jack Wilshere will not return to AFC Bournemouth next season, Eddie Howe has confirmed.

Reps for 21-year-old 'new Pogba' respond to Arsenal rumours

Arsenal's rumoured midfield target, Oghenekaro Etebo, has attracted interest from across Europe, reports suggest but Arsenal have not made any sort of contact.

Did Arsenal in-fighting really cost them Max Allegri?

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".

If Wenger goes, he'll fight on at Arsenal says 21-year-old's uncle

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.

Arsenal contracts: Whose expires when?

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.

How’s he doing: Tomas Rosicky

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.
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Arsenal squander more big chances than Liverpool, Tottenham & more

In comparison to the majority of their rivals, Arsenal have squandered more big chances this season and have a less accurate conversion rate too.
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Arsenal’s best academy goals of 2016/17

This season has been an eventful one for Arsenal's youngsters across various age-groups.

14 goals, 13 assists: £25m offer explored by Arsenal for 21-year-old

According to a recent report in the Daily Mail, Arsenal are interested in signing AS Monaco's creative midfielder Thomas Lemar.

Antonio Conte gives Chelsea the edge over Arsenal in £50m forward chase

According to reports in both Goal and the Sun, Arsenal are prepared to battle Premier League champions Chelsea for Álvaro Morata this summer.
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Goals galore in Young Guns' final league fixture v West Ham

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.

Arsenal goalkeeper stats matching Donnarumma

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.

Arsenal players at the u17 Euros update

Emile Smith-Rowe is Arsenal's only representative at this year's u17 European Championships in Croatia.
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Arsenal loan watch: Toral returns for Rangers but forward still frozen out

Four out of five players featured for their respective loan sides in Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures across Europe.

Arsenal 21-year-old hailed after brilliant Stoke display

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.

Mancester City to offer Denayer in swap deal for Alexis

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.

£35m for injury-plagued defender: Arsenal and Tottenham monitor situation

According to reports in the Daily Star and TMW, Arsenal are interested in Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng.

Club sends official to Arsenal for transfer talks over 4-year deal

According to reports in Turkey, Fenerbahce have already sent a club official to London for talks about signing goalkeeper David Ospina.

Deschamps offers Mbappe advice amid heavy Arsenal and Manchester United links

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.

£38.1m-rated goalkeeper watched by Arsenal and Manchester City, could move this summer

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.

Report: West Ham prepare offer for former Arsenal defender

Johan Djourou could be set for a return to Premier League football this summer.

Liverpool table whopping £42m bid for Real Madrid youngster Arsenal watched

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.

3 years later: Arsenal reignite interest in 26-year-old Frenchman

According to a recent report, Lille's Sebastien Corchia could be on the move and Arsenal are looking at reigniting their interest in him.

Former Arsenal captain poised for Watford loan move

Reports in both the Daily Mail and The Mirror suggest that Watford are interested in signing Thomas Vermaelen on a loan move this summer.

Massive Arsenal boost as interception king travels to Stoke

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.

Official: Arsenal youngster signs Bradford deal

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.

Chelsea beat Arsenal to sign Rangers wonderkid

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.

Martin Keown makes very bizarre Alexis Sanchez statement

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.

Manager slaps down transfer speculation as Arsenal keep being linked

RB Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has warned potential suitors off making an approach for indispensable midifelder Naby Keita.

Former Manchester United man encourages Mbappe to reject big move

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.

Chelsea u18s beat Arsenal to Premier League title

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.

Zorc linked again despite Wenger’s DoF comments

According to a report in the Telegraph, Arsenal are interested in a job approach for Borussia Dortmund's director of football Michael Zorc.

Keown: We won the league for Arsenal and only earned £10k pw

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 to offer Alexis £15.1m per year to sign

PSG have not forgotten Sánchez, the headline reads.

Stoke v Arsenal: Pride, rivalry and Champions league on the line

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.

'Hated' Olivier Létang offered himself to Arsenal for Sporting Director role

According to a recent report, Arsenal were offered a chance to acquire Olivier Létang as the club's director of football.

Goalkeeper wants Arsenal shirt next season

Wojciech Szczesny has reaffirmed his desire to remain in the Premier League once he returns to Arsenal this summer.
DENVER, CO - APRIL 20: (L-R) Denver Nuggets President Josh Kroenke and his father Stan Kroenke, the owner of the Denver Nuggets offer praise for Rocky, the team mascot, as they watch the game from courtside seats as the Nuggets face the Golden State Warriors during Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the Pepsi Center on April 20, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Nuggets defeated the Warriors (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Arsenal just latest sports team to struggle under Stan Kroenke

Stan Kroenke's sports teams have been struggling recently and the signs for Arsenal aren't great

Premier League Golden Boot race: Arsenal, Everton and Tottenham men scrap it out

After his goal against Southampton on Wednesday, Alexis Sánchez has now netted 20 league goals for Arsenal this season.

Arsenal to try again for Leicester City star

According to a recent report in the S*n, Leicester are preparing for life after Riyad Mahrez and Arsenal are after him once again.
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Szczesny tells £32m midfielder 'not to join Arsenal or Chelsea'

Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has told midfielder Radja Nainggolan to snub Premier League moves and remain at Roma.

Usain Bolt: He should leave Arsenal for Manchester United

Jamaican sprinter and eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has stated his belief that Alexis Sánchez should leave Arsenal and join Manchester United.

Bellerin overpriced says Spanish football expert as Manchester City ‘bombard’ him

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.

Barcelona man's agent contacts Arsenal

Arda Turan's agent has spoken to Arsenal as a potential destination for the midfielder this summer, reports suggest.

£33.6m and he's yours: Arsenal learn midfielder's transfer valuation

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.

u18s report: Chelsea deny Arsenal league title win

Arsenal u18s' title aspirations have been left hanging by a thread as they suffered a 3-1 away defeat against Chelsea on Tuesday afternoon.

Arsenal player focus: Mustafi returns revitalised against Southampton

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.

Arsenal player focus: Alexis gradually finds his groove v 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.

Petr Cech on his contribution, momentum and putting Liverpool under pressure

First-choice goalkeeper Petr Cech gave his thoughts after Arsenal's 2-0 win over Southampton yesterday evening.

Wenger on victory, form and top-four pressure

Following our 2-0 win over Southampton on Wednesday night, Arsène Wenger spoke to the media.

Former Arsenal defender in actual rage after controversial decision

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.

Defender 'twist' despite 'agreeing' Liverpool move

Despite suggestions being made that Virgil van Dijk's long-term future was at Anfield, there has been a twist in the story.

Arsenal defender deal back on after move broke down in January, 25-year-old keen

Carl Jenkinson could be on his way to Crystal Palace on a permanent basis this summer.

Barcelona sporting director scouts Arsenal v Manchester United, but who for?

Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez travelled to London on Sunday afternoon to watch Hector Bellerín against Manchester United, reports suggest.

Arsenal youngster: It was brilliant to do this against Manchester United

Edward Nketiah was delighted to net his 23rd goal of the campaign against Manchester United on Monday evening at the Emirates.

Southampton didn’t waste time against Liverpool, but it is a problem says Wenger

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.

Wenger sees no problem in media-generated Nacho Monreal controversy v Manchester United

During his pre-match press conference ahead of tonight's trip to Southampton, Arsene Wenger discussed tunnel etiquette.
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Southampton v Arsenal: Another must-win match for the Gunners

After a morale-boosting win over Manchester United on Sunday, it's important for Arsenal to continue winning.

Wenger assesses Claude Puel at Southampton

Arsène Wenger has had his say about compatriot and managerial counterpart Claude Puel, whom his side will face once again this evening.

Dreaming of Arsenal: The French defender who wants Arsenal move

Saint-Etienne defender, Ronaël Pierre-Gabriel, has revealed in a recent interview that Arsenal is his dream destination.

Man held responsible for Arsenal's transfer failings to leave in summer

Arsenal's chief transfer negotiator Dick Law is set to leave the club this summer, if recent reports are to be believed.

Arsenal to sign Tottenham legend: How the rumour started

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.

Ridiculous Arsenal Crystal Palace swap story surfaces

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.

Arsenal backroom staff get the jitters

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.

Young Manchester United defender: Jose Mourinho gave me one job against Arsenal

Manchester United defender Axel Tuanzebe revealed that Jose Mourinho gave him just one job on Sunday against Arsenal - to look after Alexis Sanchez.

Arsenal midfielder: If it happens again, it happens again

Granit Xhaka has defended himself after a topsy-turvy first season in the Premier League.

Bayern Munich set to make club-record bid to sign Arsenal star

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.

Celtic man responds to links with Arsenal & Newcastle United

Arsenal are among a few interested clubs who are monitoring Kieran Tierney's progress at Celtic and have been for some time now.

Portuguese press confirm forward to go to Arsenal this summer

Joel Campbell is set to return to Arsenal, having flattered to deceive during a frustrating loan experience with Sporting this season.

Substitutions cost Arsenal’s u23s as Manchester United stage 2nd half comeback

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: I might leave in the summer, Arsenal wasted me

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.

Arsenal identify Wenger replacement as 'priority'

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 reveals his greatest goal of career so far

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 delighted to gain promotion with Brighton but does he have an Arsenal...

Chuba Akpom has taken to social media to congratulate his Brighton team-mates and thank everyone after sealing consecutive promotions in the Championship.

Player focus: Özil quietly effective, temporarily silencing critics

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.

Arsenal player focus: Xhaka makes pundits looks foolish against Manchester United

Once again, Granit Xhaka was one of Arsenal's best performers against Manchester United and scored a vital goal during our 2-0 win.

Arsenal player focus: Alexis Sanchez v Manchester United

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's u23s looking to do the same to Manchester United as first team

Arsenal u23s will hope for a winning finish to an eventful season when they face United on Monday night.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Delightful dink assist for midfielder + more

It was an encouraging start to the weekend for Arsenal's loanees in action.

Wenger called midfielder last summer, Arsenal lead Liverpool, Chelsea in chase now

German newspaper BILD believe that Arsenal have a genuine chance of signing Naby Keïta from RB Leipzig this summer.

£42.4m now, £25.4m next summer: Arsenal and Manchester City target release clause details

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.
Stephy Mavididi

Great news for injured Arsenal forward

Arsenal's talented teenage striker, Stephy Mavididi, will complete his recovery from injury by beginning pre-season training in July.
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Concerning complaints about Kroenke MLS side highlight big problems for Arsenal fans

It's fair to say that Stan Kroenke is heavily disliked by the majority of Arsenal fans.

Anything left but pride to play for? Arsenal vs Manchester United preview

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?

Manchester United pre-Arsenal team news

José Mourinho has confirmed that first-choice goalkeeper David de Gea will return in goal against Arsenal ahead of Sunday's afternoon encounter.

I'm a big boy says Jose Mourinho about Arsene Wenger feud

Ahead of their 17th meeting this weekend, José Mourinho has insisted there are no underlying issues with Arsène Wenger.

Toral: I was supposed to start Rangers' semi-final

Jon Toral has reaffirmed his desire to return into Rangers' starting line-up before this season is complete following injury.
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Young Arsenal midfielder: Don't compare me to Wilshere & I'll leave if I have...

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...

Former Arsenal youngster released by AFC Wimbledon

Former Arsenal goalkeeper James Shea has been officially released from League One side, AFC Wimbledon.
Arsenal youth

Willock scores brace against Manchester United but golascorer still to agree new Arsenal deal

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.

Midfielder: I knew I wouldn't be staying at Arsenal

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.

Everton move to stop Arsenal signing striker

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.

Arsenal boost in Benzema pursuit

According to recent reports, Karim Benzema's time at Real Madrid is coming to an end.

Barcelona eye Chelsea man as Bellerin alternative

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.
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Gedion Zelalem's loan cut short

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.

Only one team have conceded more penalties than Arsenal this season

An unsurprising statistic given Arsenal's lack of fortune this term, the Gunners have conceded nine penalties this campaign.

Former Arsenal man: Sell Alexis to Chelsea

Charlie Nicholas believes Arsenal should just get rid of Alexis Sanchez as the player is demanding too much and not delivering.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: 1 win, 1 defeat and 1 player frozen out

In Sunday's European fixtures, there were only a few Arsenal players involved for their loanee sides.

Arsenal loan watch: Chambers excels & scores against Manchester City

Calum Chambers continued his recovery from a foot injury and excelled during Middlesbrough's enthralling 2-2 draw with Manchester City on Sunday afternoon.

Welbeck targets Manchester United for Arsenal bounceback after Tottenham failure

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.

Wenger: He was one of the players who turned up for Arsenal against Tottenham

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.

Manchester City swap deal could ruin Arsenal chances of landing youngster

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.

£30m raw defensive talent wanted by Arsenal and Tottenham

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.

Tony Adams and Granada relegated

Arsenal legend, Tony Adams, has been unable to rescue Granada from relegation into Spain's second tier.

Pochettino calls on Tottenham fans to helps side beat Arsenal

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.

Wenger has won 2 titles at Tottenham but won't miss playing at White Hart...

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: One assist, Redknapp benches Bielik again & struggles for others

With the 2016/17 campaign nearing completion across Europe's top leagues, minutes for Arsenal's players out on-loan were scarce this weekend.
Arsenal youth

19-minute hattrick helps Arsenal u18s to easy win over Blackburn

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.
Alexis Sanchez v Tottenham

Laurent Koscielny returns to full training as Arsenal get ready for Tottenham

It's another big fixture for Arsenal, in the final north London Derby at White Hart Lane.

Arsenal encouraged in £50m striker chase

According to a recent report, Real Madrid are welcoming offers in the region of £50m for Karim Benzema this summer.

Paul Merson predicts Arsenal hammering at Tottenham

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.

£100m player will sign for Arsenal says ex-player who still trains at club

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.

Wenger admits Arsenal transfer weakness in chase for Mbappe

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.

Colombian striker wants Arsenal move

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

Arsenal man has trial with Crystal Palace - Not Jenkinson

Kristopher da Graca is still weighing up his options, as shown by his latest trial with Premier League side Crystal Palace.

Player focus: Walcott’s decision-making frustrates despite promising occasions

It was a frustrating evening for Theo Walcott against Leicester City on his return to the starting lineup.
Arsenal loan watch

Loan watch: Frustration for Arsenal’s loanees

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.

Arsenal plotting £65m move for Premier League striker to play with Alexis

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.

Arsenal plan to double key star's wages

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...

Wenger: Sometimes Alexis does this at the start of games

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.
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£60m 31-goal man wanted by Arsenal and Liverpool: Is he worth it?

Given the constant desire of top clubs to sign prolific strikers, players like Alexandre Lacazette don't come around too often.
Jamie Vardy

Arsenal looking to win 2-in-a-row for first time since January v Leicester

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 fans stuck with us say Arsenal star

The vast majority of Arsenal supporters and critics alike were expecting a routine victory for Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-final clash.
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18 goals, 14 assists and still only 19: Scouted by Arsenal

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,...

Deal agreed 'in principle' for 19-year-old Belgian midfielder

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 youth

Arsenal u23s give Sunderland helping hand and all the points

Arsenal u23s suffered a frustrating defeat late on during the penultimate fixture of this season's Premier League 2 campaign.
Arsenal youth

Gilmour's hat-trick seals important Arsenal win over Liverpool

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
Massimiliano Allegri

Allegri hints at new challenge firing up Arsenal speculation again

Juventus manager, Massimiliano Allegri, has hinted that he wants a new challenge, according to reports.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: MotM for one, bench for others

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...

Arsenal man returns from injury to be humiliated

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 .

Gazidis set to stay and oversee Wenger’s departure

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...

Arsenal miss out on Sevilla's director of football Monchi

Arsenal have missed out on Sevilla's highly-rated director of football Ramón Rodríguez Verdejo.

Everton close in on free forward Arsenal have been monitoring

Arsenal are set to lose out on another attacker they've scouted in recent seasons, to their Premier League counterparts, Everton

Tottenham aim to destroy Arsenal's Kolasinac deal

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.

FA Cup semi-final match preview: Arsenal vs Manchester City

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.

Arsenal 'thoroughly scout' Malaga man ahead of £15m move

According to a recent report, Arsenal have been thoroughly scouting the progress of Malaga midfielder, Pablo Fornals.

'Alexis Sanchez replacement' wages & fee easily affordable for Arsenal

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.
Kristopher da Graca

Promising Arsenal defender to leave this summer, already trained with new club

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.

Belgian defender: Turned down Arsenal last summer, now ready for move

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 linked with shock move to Arsenal – shocking for the fans, that...

John Terry could reportedly be tempted to join Arsenal in a surprise switch this summer.

Tottenham get massive injury boost as star defender fit for Arsenal

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.

Napoli to test Arsenal’s desire to keep ‘Europe’s best’

Wojciech Szczesny's long-term future at Arsenal is still unclear, despite the player's eagerness to return to north London.

Arsenal hoping midfielder will return next season

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.

Arsenal legend's managerial tenure off to forgettable start

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal man features as Brighton win promotion: Loan roundup

It was a mixed finish to the Easter weekend for Arsenal's loanees in action across Europe.
Arsenal youth

Future Cup: Arsenal finish sixth after group stage exit

Defeats against Anderlecht, Bayern, and Benfica in the play-off meant Arsenal u17s finished sixth in the ABN AMRO Future Cup this year.

Arsenal player focus: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain give MOTM performance against Middlesbrough

In our match preview, I stressed the importance of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain starting against Middlesbrough. He didn't disappoint.
Calum Chambers

This Arsenal star must start: Middlesbrough v Arsenal preview

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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15 goals in 28: Who is the frontman Arsenal are scouting regularly?

Who is Andre Silva and why are Arsenal scouting him so much?
Paul Merson

Former Arsenal man: This is when Wenger will announce his decision

Paul Merson believes that Arsène Wenger will sign a contract extension once the current season is finished.

Arsenal man's loan terminated with player set to leave in summer

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.

Arsenal midfielder injury update: Protective boot a 'precaution' says club

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Bennacer screamer, Toral's Rangers goal & more

It was a better start to the weekend for Arsenal's loanees in action across Friday and Saturday's range of European fixtures.
Lacazette (C) celebrates his strike against Nancy last Wednesday

Arsenal identify 'prime attacking target'

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.

Draxler: I want this Arsenal star at PSG

PSG playmaker Julian Draxler has publicly admitted his eagerness for compatriot Mesut Özil to join him in Paris this summer.
Kristopher da Graca

Defender: I want to play, Arsenal could not give me that

Arsenal defender Kristopher da Graca has already impressed during his trial on-loan at BK Häcken with the player set to leave the club.
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25-year-old creative midfielder confirms Arsenal talks in summer

Jack Wilshere has admitted it hurts for him to see Arsenal's well-documented struggles this season.

Arsenal chief negotiator to leave with internal promotion to fill role

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 Ozil's contract leads to stupidest Arsenal press conference question

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.

Arsenal man credits loan experience for progress

Goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez has credited his experience on loan with developing his game.

Alexis Sanchez praise for Barcelona star comes at the wrong time

Alexis Sanchez has been speaking publicly about his admiration for former team-mate Lionel Messi.

Arsenal board remove contract offer from Wenger

According to a recent report, there is no new contract for Arsène Wenger to remain Arsenal manager beyond the current campaign.
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22-year-old Spanish midfielder could make massive difference to Arsenal midfield

With the transfer window barrelling towards us, we thought we'd take a deeper look at some of the players being linked with Arsenal.
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Midfielder linked to Arsenal: If I went to England, this would happen

Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan has been linked with a move to both Arsenal and Chelsea this summer.
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£20m right-back: Arsenal looking to replace two

During the January transfer window, Arsenal were linked with a £20m move for fullback, Ricardo Pereira.

€50m: Agent confirms price Arsenal and Chelsea have to pay to land full-back

According to his agent, Napoli fullback Elseid Hysaj will consider leaving if a club meets his release clause.

Alexis Sanchez reveals his biggest fear

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.

Arsenal's 26-year-old statistically best in Europe

Wojciech Szczesny, statistically, is Europe's top goalkeeper this season, according to Squawka.

A must-win clash against resurgent Eagles: Crystal Palace vs Arsenal preview

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.
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'Going to Arsenal would be amazing' said Argentine striker before move

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...
Arsenal loan watch

Brilliant Arsenal loanee with MOTM award, smashing goal & loan roundup

It was a mixed set of results for Arsenal's loanees across Europe on Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures.

Club 'ready to sell' talented 22-year-old Arsenal midfield target

According to recent reports, Bundesliga side Schalke are ready to sell key midfielder Leon Goretzka this summer.

French side can attract Arsenal leader says source close to him

According to a recent report in Yahoo! France, someone in Laurent Koscielny's entourage thinks the player could be attracted by Marseille.

Absolutely first class! Young Arsenal attacking midfielder praised by loan manager

Arsenal attacking midfielder Kaylen Hinds, 19, has been publicly praised for his commendable attitude to life on-loan at Stevenage.

How likely is PSG man to join Arsenal after Dugarry comments?

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.

Gunners target return to winning ways: Arsenal vs West Ham preview

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.

Arsenal slow to move as Rangers accept Chelsea offer for midfielder – report

Rangers midfielder Billy Gilmour is weighing up whether he should remain in Scotland or join Chelsea this summer, according to recent reports.

Celtic and others circle as talented Arsenal youngster set to leave on free transfer

In terms of potential outgoings, Chris Willock has been linked with a permanent move away from the Emirates.

Newcastle defensive talent linked with Arsenal and Manchester United after scouting missions

Arsenal and both Manchester clubs have been linked with a move for Newcastle's Lewis Gibson after scouting the player.

Bayern, Manchester United and Juventus compete at Arsenal in Liam Brady Cup

Over the weekend, Arsenal officially reopened their Academy facility at Hale End and to celebrate, the Liam Brady Cup was contested.
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£85m bid submitted: Why do Arsenal want Mbappe so much?

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?
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Midfielder heavily criticised as others also disappoint

Across Friday and Saturday's fixtures, seven Arsenal loan players featured at some stage.
Alexis Sanchez

Make or break time: Arsenal vs Manchester City preview

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.
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Why do Arsenal, Chelsea, and Liverpool want Roma defender so badly?

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.

French defender praised for rejecting Arsenal, can join ‘top European club’ instead

Monaco vice-president, Vadim Vasilyev, has publicly praised Djibril Sidibe's decision to reject Arsenal in search for regular first-team minutes.
Arsenal youth

Arsenal forward closes in on Southampton move

Nathan Tella is set to to leave Arsenal and it looks as if he could be heading for Southampton.
Leon Goretzka

Arsenal track German midfielder who will be 'absolute world-class'

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Schalke's highly-rated midfielder Leon Goretzka, a link we first reported back in January.
Bellerin and Monreal look dejected during the 3-1 defeat on Saturday

Henry blasts Arsenal player's attitude, desire and commitment

Thierry Henry has unsurprisingly criticised Arsenal's desire and commitment levels after another unimpressive display against West Brom yesterday.

Arsenal midfielder: We knew about it but we still failed

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Cleansheet, assist, and praise from Birmingham and Rangers' fans

It was a frustrating Saturday for Arsenal's players out on-loan as minutes were once again limited across European competition.
Mesut Ozil v West Brom

Arsenal look to bounce back against West Brom - match preview

It's a must-win game for Arsenal as they travel to the Hawthorns for Saturday's lunchtime kick-off.

Ben Sheaf on Arsenal u23's draw with Manchester City, captaincy and new position

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.
Jenkinson made another u23 start and netted a well-taken equaliser to ensure Arsenal took a share of the spoils

With goals - Jenkinson rescues dramatic point for Arsenal youngsters against Manchester City

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.
Ronald Koeman

Arsenal eye 'perfect' Everton manager as Wenger replacement

Arsenal have been linked with an approach for Everton's Ronald Koeman, should Arsène Wenger leave at the end of the season.

Is Alexis really part of the problem at Arsenal as stats suggest?

A recent article on Squawka has highlighted eight statistics which have suggested Alexis is currently part of Arsenal's problem.

Arsenal fans ’embarrassed’ by ‘lame’ plane protest planned at West Brom match

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.
Youri Tielemans

Everton a more likely destination for €20m midfielder than Arsenal

According to recent reports, Arsenal and Roma are set to battle for Youri Tielemans' signature this summer with Everton also interested in the player.
Joel Campbell

Poor form leaves Arsenal forward playing for his future

All things considered, Joel Campbell has had a disappointing season thus far at Sporting.
Arsenal youth

U18 report: Dragomir influential as Arsenal snatch point against Reading

Vlad Dragomir proved pivotal with two assists that ensured Arsenal u18s drew with Reading in their first Merit Group fixture.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch - More success and another assist

It was a more successful Saturday than usual for Arsenal's players out on-loan across Europe.

Arsenal v Lincoln – An explosive banana skin

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Limited minutes and cameo appearances across Europe

It was a frustrating case of deja-vu for Arsenal's players out on loan.

Bayern to show no mercy against Arsenal

Carlo Ancelotti has firmly set the record straight: he will field his strongest team possible against Arsenal tonight.
Arsenal match preview

Does anybody even care? Arsenal v Bayern Munich preview

It's a case of restoring pride when Arsenal host Bayern on Tuesday evening.

Progress report: Jack Wilshere at Bournemouth

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.

'New Alexis' impresses on trial with Arsenal first team

News broke this week about Arsenal handing another trial to a highly-rated teenager, and that youngster is Marcelo Allende.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Toral scores for Rangers, Macey clean sheet and more

Eight players were in action across European competition during Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures, with mixed success.
Arsenal youth

Arsenal's young guns lose to Tottenham

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

Sanogo returns to help u23s beat Tottenham – with Sanogoal

Goals from the returning Yaya Sanogo and winger, Reiss Nelson, ensured Arsenal u23s were 2-0 winners over Tottenham on Friday afternoon.

Goals, excitement & unpredictability – What to expect from Liverpool v Arsenal

After a three-week Premier League hiatus for the Gunners, a tough test at Anfield awaits on Saturday evening.

Arsene Wenger - Freddie Ljungberg at Wolfsburg to better Arsenal chance later

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that should a coaching role become available, Freddie Ljungberg has promised he will return to the club.
Arsenal youth

Arsenal man returns to club as long is cut short

Charlton Athletic have confirmed Stephy Mavididi has returned to Arsenal, having sustained a season-ending hamstring injury last weekend.
Bellerín (R) in action against Hull City

Spaniard to be captain at Arsenal in '2 or 3 years' if Wenger

Could Hector Bellerin really end up captaining Arsenal one day?
Arsenal youth

Profile: Luke Hobbs – Arsenal’s new interim Academy manager

Having been appointed the club's interim Academy manager, we profile 37-year-old Luke Hobbs.
Takuma Asano (R) in action during Stuttgart's 2-1 win over Sandhausen

Watch Arsenal man score great goal for loan side

Two more of Arsenal's players out on-loan across Europe featured during Sunday's round of fixtures.

Arsenal man excels again for loan side

Wojciech Szczesny was excellent for Roma during an important win over Inter Milan away from home on Sunday evening.

It is on! Bayern Munich v Arsenal preview

After a two-month hiatus, a tricky return awaits Arsenal in the Champions League against Bayern Munich this week.
Arsenal loan watch

Rangers and Roma - Arsenal players impress on loan while others struggle

Wojciech Szczesny kept another clean sheet and other players out on-loan across Europe over the past 48 hours.
Wilshere (C) limps off just before half-time against Manchester City

Jack Wilshere injury update as Arsenal man's ankle causes problems against Manchester City

Jack Wilshere started but was replaced just before half-time after sustaining a painful knock to the ankle against Manchester City.
Gedion Zelalem

Another talented Arsenal youngster to follow Gnabry to Germany?

According to reports in the Daily Star and Mirror recently, Bundesliga side Borussia Mönchengladbach are interested in a possible move for Gedion Zelalem this...
Lacazette (C) celebrates his strike against Nancy last Wednesday

Arsenal target gets hostile reception from fans - but were his comments twisted?

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'

Rangers lose their manager – What now for Jon Toral?

Following the news about Mark Warburton's departure from Rangers, Jon Toral will be hoping to impress under new management again soon.
Massimiliano Allegri

Juventus manager responds to Arsenal job speculation

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.

Arsenal loan watch: Chambers solid as Middlesbrough keep clean sheet v Everton

Calum Chambers started and completed the full 90 minutes as Middlesbrough kept a clean sheet in a goalless draw with Everton.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Composed finish, first appearances and more

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.
Shkodran Mustafi v Hull City

Arsenal defensive analysis v Hull

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.
Iwobi (pictured, right) with possession at his feet, in action against Hull

Arsenal player focus: Iwobi's disappointing decision-making prominent nervy Hull win

Alex Iwobi wasn't at his free-flowing best throughout in a frustrating afternoon for the 20-year-old.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Petr Cech of Arsenal applauds supporters after his side's 2-0 win in the Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on February 11, 2017 in London, England.

Petr Čech refuses to concede defeat to Chelsea

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.
Arsenal youth

Arsenal u18s report - Smith-Rowe seals Young Guns win over 10-man Norwich

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.
Takuma Asano

Arsenal forward 'I'm not really happy'

Earlier this week, Kicker published an article highlighting Takuma Asano's dissatisfaction with his performances at VfB Stuttgart.
Calum Chambers

Arsenal defender - Keep playing me!

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.
Granit Xhaka

Arsenal, Hull and a big bag of banana skins – match preview

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

Welbeck’s patient return to first-team action

Danny Welbeck's long-awaited return from injury couldn't have been sweeter.

Arsenal linked with Blackpool's teenage winger

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

Report: Arsenal winger close to Reading deal

Nathan Tella is closing in on a move to Championship side Reading, according to reports.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Striker stars, Akpom features for Brighton & more

Takuma Asano impressed as VfB Stuttgart prevailed, whilst Kelechi Nwakali started and others featured for their respective sides away from north London.
Hirst (C) celebrating one of his goals for Sheffield Wednesday's youth side. (Picture: SWFC.co.uk)

Arsenal 'frontrunners' for exciting English striker

According to a recent report in the Express, Arsenal are frontrunners to sign Sheffield Wednesday striker George Hirst.
Koscielny (R) challenges Costa in a duel for possession during the Chelsea fixture

Arsenal captain - This is the difference between us and Chelsea

After Arsenal's 3-1 defeat against Chelsea, Laurent Koscielny was asked to reflect upon another frustrating afternoon in the Premier League.
Kylian Mbappe

Analysis: Who is the 18-year-old forward Wenger admits he’s tracking?

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?

Arsenal fan favourite returns to training

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 scores at AFCON final

AFCON final report: Elneny scores but Cameroon break Egyptian hearts

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.

Agent - We have interest from Arsenal, Manchester United & more

According to a recent report in the Mirror, Arsenal have made contact with the representatives of Atalanta's highly-rated midfielder Franck Kessie.
Daniel Hanslik

Reports: Father of 14 goals in 20 games striker refuses to deny Arsenal trial

Earlier in the week, pictures of talented German youngster Daniel Hanslik surfaced online posing with Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Özil.
Glen Kamara

Arsenal man's loan collapses - what does his future hold?

Time continues to tick on Glen Kamara's future at Arsenal failing to land a loan deal with FC Twente after January trial.

Report: Arsenal risk being last Premier League club to support safe standing

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 v Tottenham

Arsenal loan watch: Chambers excellent despite Middlesbrough defeat at Tottenham

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Assists for 2 as Zelalem and others get debuts

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

Arsenal loan watch: Wilshere impresses for Bournemouth as they lose 9-goal thriller at Everton

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.
Arsenal youth

Coyle and Fortune score but Arsenal u18s lose to Fulham - report

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.
Lautaro Martinez

Arsenal contact reps of 19-year-old South American 'nuisance'

According to recent reports, Arsenal are potentially interested in signing Racing Club striker Lautaro Martinez.

Make or break time for Arsenal as 'mental strength' set to be tested at...

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.

Akpom keen to make his mark at Brighton

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

Arsenal scout quits to take up job in homeland

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 send versatile winger to Netherlands

Arsenal's final departure of the January transfer window is versatile teenager Aaron Eyoma.

Loan watch: Arsenal midfielder struggles as his side succumbs to heavy defeat

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.

€80m forward reveals eagerness for move

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.

Arsenal turn to Barcelona in search of new Head of Youth Development

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.

Two more late deals for Arsenal as Notts County and Luton take youngsters

In the final few hours of transfer deadline day, there were more departures from the club's Academy.

Birmingham land talented Arsenal defender late on deadline day

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.

Watford team news pre-Arsenal - New striker available, goalkeeper injured

Ahead of today's clash with Arsenal, there is some updated team news from Watford's perspective.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Asano, Szczesny and more feature

There were more starts for Arsenal's players out on-loan during Sunday's fixtures across Europe.
Hector Bellerin

Preview: Struggling Watford unlikely to be any match for full-strength Arsenal

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.
Antoinne Greizmann

Manchester United favourites to sign Griezmann but do Arsenal have a chance?

Manchester United seem to be the favourites to sign Antoinne Griezmann, but do Arsenal have a chance?

Who is the Chilean Arsenal have taken on trial 3 times?

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.
Marco Reus

Arsenal to make £50m move for injury-plagued international

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.
Gedion Zelalem

Arsenal loan move raises plenty of questions

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.

Arsenal rejected chance to sign Liverpool star

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.

Revealed: Injured players cost Arsenal £15m last season

Given our poor record of players constantly being injured, this news won't come as much of a surprise.
Stephy Mavididi

Arsenal ready to strike deal for goalscoring youngster

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.
Arsenal youth

Arsenal offer deals to 9 players

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: 3 start but worrying signs for forward

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.

Double injury boost for Bayern Munich ahead of Arsenal tie

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.
Chuba Akpom

Aston Villa’s interest in Akpom continues to intensify

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.

Match preview: Southampton vs Arsenal

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.

Arsenal in 'tug-of-war' for Schalke's Leon Goretzka

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.
Arsenal youth

17 Arsenal players to find out future

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.
Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan

5 players who could leave Arsenal this month

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 ban for actions against Anthony Taylor

What sort of ban can Arsene Wenger expect from the FA?

Arsene Wenger has been charged with misconduct by the FA, so what sort of punishment and ban is he facing?
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Another clean sheet, surprise start for youngster and more

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 throws

David Ospina - This is what Arsenal have to do

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.

Arsenal loan watch: Chambers assists but Middlesbrough lose to West Ham

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.

Arsenal loan watch: Wilshere shines again with MotM display for Bournemouth

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: A MotM display, debut, assist and more

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.
Arsenal preview Burnley

Match Preview: Arsenal vs Burnley

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.

Bellerin hails 'great addition' to Arsenal team

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.

Up or down? Xhaka knows what will determine Arsenal's future

Granit Xhaka believes that Alexis Sanchez can be a 'good role' model for younger players while warning against complacency against Burnley on Sunday.
Petr Cech

Stat: Petr Cech ranks behind Tottenham and Manchester United men

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.
Arsenal youth

Watch: Arsenal youngster dazzles with excellent skills

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 goal v Crystal Palace

Whose goal was really better – Giroud or Mkhitaryan’s?

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.

Arsenal's new signing welcomes challenge

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.
Mohamed Elneny

Arsenal midfielder puts in lively Africa Cup of Nations performance

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.
Arsenal youth

Bramall watch - New boy makes debut as Nketiah scores again for Arsenal

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.
Serge Gnabry debut for Germany

Gnabry won’t rule out return to Arsenal or move to Chelsea

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.

Arsenal chase AC Milan dribbler

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.
Arsenal loan watch

Arsenal loan watch: Szczesny sets record, Toral's Rangers debut & more

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.

Update - Borussia Dortmund boss clarifies chase for Arsenal man

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.

10 goals, 3 assists, £85m man eyed by Arsenal - report

According to recent reports, Arsenal have been linked with a possible approach to sign Atletico Madrid winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco.

£25m? £30m? How much is Olivier Giroud worth?

How much would Arsenal have to pay if they wanted to buy Olivier Giroud?

How Koscielny grew into one of the world's best for Arsenal

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.

What is a Lucas? Why is Perez not starting 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.
Hector Bellerin

Selling two - what are Arsenal's right-back options going forward?

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.

Arsenal loan watch: Wilshere stifled as Hull prevail beat Bournemouth

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

Arsenal loan watch: Chambers solid as Middlesbrough keep another clean sheet against Watford

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

Arsenal youngsters leapfrog Tottenham with comprehensive win at Leicester

Donyell Malen scored and created an assist as Arsenal u18s secured an impressive 3-0 away victory over Leicester City on Saturday afternoon.
Ismael Bennacer

All you need to know about Arsenal's Algerian midfielder

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.
Arsenal v swansea

Match preview: Swansea City vs Arsenal

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.
Arsene Wenger and Cohen Bramall

Wenger shows refreshing belief in new signing's ability

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.
Chuba Akpom

Cardiff, Brentford and Fulham all in for Arsenal forward

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.

Arsenal and Tottenham scout exciting, pacy 5 goal, 3 assist frontman from Bundesliga

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.

9 goals, 4 assists, Arsenal back for 24-year-old Spanish striker

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.

Arsenal face summer fight to keep talented star at Emirates [not Ozil or Sanchez]

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.
Arsene Wenger and Cohen Bramall

Wenger - Arsenal's latest signing has all these attributes

Arsenal officially unveiled Cohen Bramall on Tuesday, a signing that represents a long-term investment in a rough diamond.
Danny Welbeck

Wenger – This is what Danny Welbeck went through

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.

Arsenal midfielder heaps praise onto young forward

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.
Freddie Ljungberg

Freddie Ljungberg – I was literally shaking

Having made over 300 appearances in a nine-year spell as an Arsenal player, Freddie Ljungberg is undoubtedly a legend in north London.

Willie Young – I wasn’t ex-Spurs anymore, I was an Arsenal man

Strong, intimidating centre-backs rarely make the switch from arch-rivals Tottenham to Arsenal.
Rob Holding

Arsenal defender - This is how I control aggression

Since his £2m move from Bolton Wanderers last summer, Rob Holding has settled into life in England's top flight well when called upon.
Jordi Osei-Tutu

Youth feature: Jordi Osei-Tutu

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

Player focus: Chuba Akpom returns for Arsenal u23s

Chuba Akpom started and played the first-half of Arsenal u23s' 2-1 victory over bottom side Derby County on Friday.
Arsenal youth

Arsenal centre back reveals club made unprecedented move to sign him

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.

Why Arsenal cut this youngster's loan deal short

Arsenal have exercised the option to recall 19-year-old goalkeeper Ryan Huddart from his loan spell at Eastleigh.

Player focus: Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ under-rated display vs Preston

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.