Tag: Konstantinos Mavropanos

Bad news as 3 Arsenal players pick up injuries

Jeff Reine-Adelaide, Konstantinos Mavropanos and Deyan Iliev all suffered injuries this week, in a run of bad fortune on the fitness front for the club's youngsters.

Assessed: The 4 signings Sven Mislintat wants to make for Arsenal

Sven Mislintat, formerly of Borussia Dortmund, has become Arsenal's new Head of Recruitment.
Sven Mislintat wants Arsenal to sign players in four different positions this summer, according to reports, in what is shaping up to be a significantly busier window than last year.

4 positions Arsenal MUST strengthen urgently

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 25: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal talks to Calum Chambers and Granit Xhaka of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 25, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
It's fairly clear right now that Arsenal's squad is far from perfect, but which positions in particular do the club need to look at in the summer?

New 20-year-old Arsenal signing still waiting for Arsene Wenger approval

Konstantinos Mavropanos was one of Arsenal's three signings in the January transfer window, but he's the only one who hasn't played a minute of senior football so far.

Agent explains how Arsenal fought off 5 clubs to sign exciting...

Vasilis Stachtiaris, a scout and agent who first recommended Konstantinos Mavropanos to PAS Giannina, says Arsenal competed with five European clubs to sign the defender.

No threat without him and 6 other things Arsenal’s abject performance...

After Arsenal's 1-0 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley, let's look at seven things we learned from the match.

Arsenal youngsters thrash Everton with superb hattrick from fan favourite

Arsenal's u23s breezed past Everton 4-0 to cut the gap at the top of the table to just one point on Monday.

18th: Arsenal make profit as they spend £199.3m less than Manchester...

For the first time in history, the January spending from the top five leagues reached €1bn while Arsenal have now made a profit when the last two windows are combined.

Arsenal shirt number change for new boy as fan favourite included...

Arsenal have submitted their Europa League squad for the rest of 2017/18 and there are a couple of surprises in there.

Was January 2018 Arsenal’s best transfer window ever?

After the Gunners completed the signing of world class striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on deadline day, we looked at whether this was Arsenal's best transfer window of recent years.

Transfer window recap: Ins, outs and loans so far, and what...

For a January transfer window, Arsenal have been extremely busy this month. We've rounded up all the news as it stands, in case you missed any of it.

3 signed and 7 sold, £50m spent, £95m made: Arsenal’s 2017/18...

Arsenal's 2017/18 business has been about offloading the deadwood rather than bringing in talent.

Arsene Wenger could turn to 20-year-old to solve Arsenal's problem

Arsenal's link to Jonny Evans has gone cold, while there's no sign of another centre-back arriving, so could Konstantinos Mavropanos be an internal solution to our defensive woes?

Mavropanos impresses on u23 debut as Arsenal thrash Manchester United

Konstantinos Mavropanos topped off an impressive u23 debut with a clean sheet, as Arsenal hammered Manchester United 4-0.

Arsene Wenger names which player is "pacey and strong" for Arsenal

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: New Arsenal signing Konstantinos Mavropanos with manager Arsene Wenger at London Colney on January 2, 2018 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger says he rates Konstantinos Mavropanos' raw defensive ability highly, and now just wants to see how the defender performs against English opposition.

Mavropanos to make debut for Arsenal: Manchester United u23s preview

Arsenal's u23s play Manchester United in the Premier League 2, with new-boy Konstantinos Mavropanos to make his debut tonight at 19:00 GMT. The match will be live on Arsenal Player.

Wenger’s contempt for new signing betrays man losing control against his...

‘That Greek boy’. That’s how Arsene Wenger referred to his newest addition, Kostantinos Mavropanos, during his post Nottingham Forest press conference.

'I personally want to keep him' - Arsene Wenger makes surprise...

New signing Konstantinos Mavropanos will stay at Arsenal for the remainder of the season, instead of going out on loan, says Arsene Wenger.

Stathis Tavlaridis names which Arsenal player is "a very good player...

Former Gunner Stathis Tavlaridis says new signing Konstantinos Mavropanos has everything it takes to succeed, and he's sure the 20-year-old will make it to the first-team.

Humble, patient and loves to work hard: Greek football expert sings...

Greek football expert and Sport24 reporter Dimitris Samolis reckons that Sven Mislintat has indeed unearthed a real gem in Konstantinos Mavropanos.

Arsenal's new boy could feature in League Cup clash against Chelsea

Arsenal's new centre-back Konstantinos Mavropanos could be set to feature in the Gunners' League Cup clash against Chelsea on Wednesday evening.

Arsenal agreeing deal for 20-year-old could be risky

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal will loan Konstantinos Mavropanos out before the end of the January transfer window. Werder Bremen are the rumoured destination, but should they be?

Episode 129: We wanted to focus on the League…Cup

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Stephen bemoan embarrassment at Nottingham Forest and also make sense of the Chelsea game.

'We knew every player in Europe, even before Sven came to...

Arsene Wenger appears to have aimed another dig at Arsenal's new head scout Sven Mislintat, claiming the ex-Dortmund recruiter provides little more than knowledge of small, German clubs.

Mislintat has begun pushing out Wenger’s ‘stale and outdated’ transfer dealings

Sven Mislintat, formerly of Borussia Dortmund, has become Arsenal's new Head of Recruitment.
Sven Mislintat has made his first move as Arsenal's new head scout: signing Konstantinos Mavropanos from Greek side PAS Giannina for £2m.

Arsene Wenger admits this is 'new and unusual' as he grapples...

Arsene Wenger has said that Arsenal's new transfer set-up will take some getting used to.

New Arsenal signing vows to give 'everything' to 'repay this honour'

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: New Arsenal signing Konstantinos Mavropanos with manager Arsene Wenger at London Colney on January 2, 2018 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)
Arsenal's new £2m signing Konstantinos Mavropanos has thanked the club for signing him from Greek side PAS Giannina and giving him the chance to play football at the top level.

Mislintat-approved: New Arsenal man comes with high recommendation

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: New Arsenal signing Konstantinos Mavropanos with manager Arsene Wenger at London Colney on January 2, 2018 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)
Greek centre back Konstantinos Mavropanos was recommended by new head of recruitment Sven Mislintat.

Agile for his size and a goalscorer: Meet Arsenal’s new defender

Arsenal made Konstantinos Mavropanos their first signing of the January transfer window on Wednesday. Let's take look at who he is, where he's come from and what he can do.

Arsenal sign 20-year-old defender for £2.2m

Arsenal have agreed a deal for Greek centre-back, Konstantinos Mavropanos, thought to be in the region of £2.2m.

Arsene Wenger's selection against Chelsea suggests two players could stay at...

After Calum Chambers and Rob Holding started against Chelsea on Wednesday night, could Arsene Wenger refrain from making a first-team defensive signing in January?

"Yes, he's close to signing' - Arsene Wenger confirms Arsenal are...

Arsene Wenger confirms the Gunners are close to signing Konstantinos Mavropanos, but they'll send the Greek defender out on loan in January.

Arsenal in ‘advanced talks’ to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos

Arsenal are interested in Greek defender Konstantinos Mavropanos, but there are varying reports about the current status of a deal for the 20-year-old.