Tag: Lucas Perez

Lacazette's Arsenal shirt number

With the news that Arsenal appear to be serious about signing Alexandre Lacazette and the move being seemingly up for discussion with Lyon, it's fair to say that there's at least a chance that we could see the striker in red and white next season.

16 players fans say ‘need to leave’ Arsenal

Apparently there are 16 players Arsenal fans want out of their club.

Alexandre Lacazette's Arsenal shirt number

Lucas Perez
Arsenal appear to be closing in on a signing Alexandre Lacazette but will he get the number 9 shirt and, more importantly, can he break its curse?

Arsenal trio believe asking price too high as Newcastle and others...

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

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?

£5m striker to snub Arsenal in favour of Everton switch

Malaga striker Sandro Ramirez is on the verge of completing a move to Everton.

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

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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.

Arsenal forward will leave next month says agent

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)
Lucas Perez is expected to leave Arsenal this summer amid interest from Sevilla and is agent has delivered another update.

Arsenal forward linked with Sevilla and his former club

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)
Lucas Perez has been linked with a move back to La Liga, with Deportivo La Caruna and Sevilla the most interested.

La Liga side pull out of race to sign Arsenal forward

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)
Levante have reportedly pulled out of a deal to sign Lucas Perez this summer.

£3m and an escape route: Arsenal man in advanced exit talks

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)
Lucas Perez is unhappy with the treatment from Arsene Wenger and is set to leave the club after just one season, this we know.

Arsenal duo lead a long list of players heading for a...

Arsenal are looking to sell several players this summer to reduce the size of their squad.

Arsenal man in 'advanced talks' over a summer move from the...

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)
Lucas Perez is reportedly edging closer to a move to Fenerbahce just one season after he signed for Arsenal.

29 players rated but who topped Arsenal's Player Power Rankings?

With the 2016/17 season having come to a close, it's time to look at which Arsenal players were the most influential over the course of the campaign, as well as those who left a lot to be desired.

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.

16 players fans think ‘need to leave’ Arsenal

Apparently there are 16 players Arsenal fans want out of their club.

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 man reportedly set to leave club after Wenger extends his...

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)
Arsenal forward Lucas Perez is reportedly set to leave the side this summer after manager Arsene Wenger extended his deal to stay at the Emirates.

Sevilla to renew interest in Arsenal striker after failing last summer

Sevilla are reportedly looking to Arsenal’s Lucas Perez to bolster their attack this summer, a year after the Spanish La Liga side lost out to the Gunners when he was on his way out of Deportivo.

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...

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.

Fenerbahce to turn to Aston Villa if they miss out on...

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)
Fenerbahce plan to move for Aston Villa forward, Jonathan Kodjia, if they fail to sign Lucas Perez this summer.

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.

This club has first option on Arsenal forward says agent

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)
Lucas Perez's agent, Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, has confirmed that the forward's former team, Deportivo, has first option to buy back the player if he decides to leave Arsenal this summer.

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

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)
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.

Is this finally the answer to Lucas’s Arsenal ‘treatment’?

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)
It appears that Lucas Perez has allegedly been nursing a 'hip disability', which is why he cost Arsenal just £17m last summer.

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

Arda Turan
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.

4 clubs willing to 'rescue' 28-year-old Arsenal man

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)
There are reportedly four clubs waiting in the wings to ride in on their white horses and rescue Lucas Perez from his horrific experience at Arsenal.

4 clubs willing to ‘rescue’ Lucas from Arsenal

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)
There are reportedly four clubs waiting in the wings to ride in on their white horses and rescue Lucas Perez from his horrific experience at Arsenal.

Injury League: Arsenal defender doubt & star returns ahead of Southampton

Injury League
Arsenal remain fifth in the Injury League table, with Southampton, who they face in the league on Wednesday night, just below them in sixth.

Wenger on Lucas’s future, Arsenal director of football, restructuring & more

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Arsene Wenger met with the press aead of Arsenal's game at Southampton on Wednesday night.

Wenger: There will be no restructuring at Arsenal while I am...

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Tuesday morning ahead of his side’s game against Southampton on Wednesday and seemed to put an end to the talk of anyone coming in as director of football or any behind-the-scenes restructuring this summer.

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 get defender boost but midfielder blow ahead of Manchester United

Arsene Wenger delivered the latest team news on Thursday morning ahead of Arsenal's clash against Manchester United and, as usual with the Football Gods, they giveth with one hand and taketh away with the other.

La Liga side eye up loan move for Arsenal forward

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)
Espanyol are reportedly eyeing up a move for Lucas Perez.

Arsenal get double injury boost ahead of Leicester game

Arsenal welcomed back Lucas Perez to training while Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain threw down his crutches and joined in too.

Arsenal forward eyes return home

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)
Deportivo La Coruna have reportedly opened talks with Lucas Perez over a return to his former club.

Arsenal pre-Manchester City injury report: Jeff, Welbeck, Mustafi & more

Arsenal injury
With Jeff Reine-Adelaide now ruled out for the rest of the season, how is Arsenal's squad looking going into their FA Cup clash against Manchester City?

Double injury boost for Arsenal ahead of Middlesbrough

Arsenal injury
The latest on which Arsenal players will be available for the Gunners' trip to Middlesbrough on Monday 17 April.

PSG to offer unhappy Arsenal man escape route

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)
PSG have become the latest to be linked with Lucas Perez.

Arsenal annoyed by new signing's attitude

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)
Arsenal are reportedly surprised with how frustrated Lucas Perez has become during his short time in north London.

Spanish forward talks about opportunity to join Arsenal

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)
Lucas Perez insists that despite not getting the chance to play often since signing for Arsenal from Deportivo in the summer, he's still satisfied with his position at the club, as well as Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal squad injury report

Arsenal injury
The latest on Arsenal's injured players and who may or may not be available for the Premier League match at home to Manchester City on 2 April.

Arsenal goalscorer 'excited' for top four chase

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)
Lucas Perez is excited about the semi-final of the FA Cup and challenging for the top four in a way that makes you feel even sorrier for him.

Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil, Petr Cech & more - Arsenal squad...

Arsenal injury
As various Arsenal players depart for international duty despite being previously ruled out, it's difficult to make heads nor tails of who's currently injured and who isn't.

Arsenal forward receives injury blow, will miss 'weeks', Ozil 'minor' problem

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)
Lucas Perez will miss the next three weeks of action for Arsenal according to reports after picking up a thigh injury but Mesut Ozil should be fine.

Arsenal receive ‘confident’ enquiry for unhappy forward

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)
West Ham have reportedly made an enquiry about the availability of Lucas Perez according to a report in the Times.

AC Milan want unhappy Arsenal forward - dodgy report

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)
AC Milan are apparently weighing up a move for Lucas Perez as reports continue that the forward is not happy.

Tweets - Arsenal fans love and hate Lucas for doing this...

Arsenal fans love Lucas Perez and after his cameo against Lincoln City, some of them fell in love with him a little bit more.

Early Arsenal team news – Gabriel to start

Gabriel v Preston
The Evening standard expects Gabriel to start for Arsenal handing Lincoln City a massive boost ahead of their FA Cup trip to the Emirates.

Wenger to stay but 7 stars could leave Arsenal – reports

According to today’s Daily Mail, Arsene Wenger will stay on as Arsenal manager but he risks losing a number of stars, however there are a few problems with their reports.

Arsenal podcast #83: Munich massacre, Sutton bandaid, Lucas lovin, The Jeff...

In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Anita and Sylvain postmortem the Munich massacre, attempt to be excited by beating Sutton, and give Lucas some love.

Arsenal hitman: Today I am happy

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)
After Monday drama with made-up quotes about Lucas Perez’s future, the player himself has spoken out to clarify a few things.

Arsenal player focus: Lucas shows his frustration

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)
Following confirmation from Lucas's agent that he doesn't want to leave Arsenal, but is unhappy with his lack of game time, the Spaniard got the nod for the Gunner's FA Cup clash against Sutton United.

Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal frontman 'deserves' more

Arsene Wenger has admitted that Lucas Perez deserves more playing time at Arsenal.

Arsenal gently smother Sutton United’s FA Cup dream

Arsenal made it through their FA Cup fifth round tie, but Sutton can hold their heads high for the way they stood up to Arsenal who seemed content to putter around for most of the match instead of delivering the statement fans so desperately wanted.

Forward 'wants to succeed' at Arsenal says agent

Lucas Perez’s agent, Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, has had a busy day.

Deny or confirm? What’s going on with Lucas Perez’s agent?

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Not long after it was reported that Lucas Perez's agent had given an interview saying the player wanted to leave, reports emerged that he is denying even giving the interview.

Agent confirms Arsenal forward will leave club no matter what

Lucas Perez v FC Basel
Lucas Perez’s agent has confirmed that the player is desperate to leave Arsenal according to reports from Italy.

Forward ready to leave Arsenal - report

Lucas Perez v FC Basel
Lucas Perez is once again reportedly ready to leave Arsenal.

Arsenal squad injury report

Arsenal injury
Arsenal have most of their squad available ahead of their clash against Bayern Munich in the Champions League.

Arsenal injury update: Lucas Perez

Lucas Perez v FC Basel
On Tuesday morning before they headed off to Munich, Arsenal players were pictured training but Lucas Perez was nowhere to be seen.

Arsenal forward misses training but a lesser-spotted Sanogo appears

Yaya Sanogo
Yaya Sanogo is alive and well and training on his own at London Colney but the existence of Lucas Perez is still open to debate.

Top 5 Arsenal Valetine's Day partnerships

Love is in the air at London Colney but which Arsenal players are forming great partnerships?

Arsenal squad injury report

Arsenal injury
Arsenal face Hull City on Saturday afternoon and will most likely be missing two more players.

Arsenal player focus - Lucas continues to outdo Jamie Vardy

Lucas Perez v Southampton
Lucas Perez made another appearance in an Arsenal shirt against Southampton on Saturday and was once again hugely influential.

Lucas Perez v Jamie Vardy – this season’s stats

Lucas Perez
Over the summer, Jamie Vardy made the decision, thankfully, to turn Arsenal down so how has Lucas Perez done in comparison

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.

Arsenal forward gives some life advice

Lucas Perez
Lucas Perez gave some pretty sound advice recently when speaking with Arsenal Player.

Player focus: Lucas Perez earns place in Arsenal fans’ hearts after...

Lucas Perez
Lucas Perez is very quickly becoming a player I like a lot.

Bad news for Arsenal as Wenger gives complete squad update ahead...

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger has told us all what we knew was likely but didn’t want to hear – Santi Cazorla is f**ked.

Best Arsenal signing 2016

Granit Xhaka
Arsenal made five signings in 2016 but which was the best?

Wenger not concerned by player bust-up against West Brom

Lucas Perez
After Arsenal's 1-0 win over West Brom on Boxing Day, various accounts on Twitter began to report that there had been a row between Gabriel and Lucas Perez, which carried on after the final whistle down the tunnel.

Southampton show interest in Arsenal forward - report

Lucas Perez v FC Basel
According to reports, Southampton are keen on Arsenal's new forward, Lucas Perez.

Lucas Perez wallpapers & social covers

Lucas Perez made quite an impression during our last Champions League match, on myself and on many other Arsenal fans.

Arsenal's Lucas Perez makes team of the week

Lucas Perez v FC Basel
Lucas Perez has made the Champions League fantasy team of the week!

Lucas, Xhaka, BTSport and more things we learned about Arsenal against...

A comfortable 4-1 victory over Basel means Arsenal beat PSG to the top of our Champions League group table but what else did we learn?

Where’s Lucas? BTSport pundit wonders where Arsenal forward went

Rio Ferdinand
Rio Ferdinand took UK TV punditry to new levels of ignorance on Wednesday night when he admitted he’s been wondering where Lucas Perez has been for the last few weeks.

Over 30 passes - Lucas's 2nd Arsenal goal laid bare in...

Lucas Perez v FC Basel
I've tried to count the passes in the build up to Lucas's second goal for Arsenal against Ludogorets but it's like some sort of brain puzzler my mind isn't wired to compute.

Lucas Perez makes Jamie Vardy cry with Champions League hattrick

Lucas Perez scores against Basel
Arsenal topped their Champions League group with a comprehensive win over Basel while Ludogorets grabbed a surprise draw in Paris.

Wenger - This is the sort of team I will play...

Arsenal match preview
Having dug deep to see off Bournemouth's challenge on Sunday afternoon, Arsenal will be hoping for back-to-back victories when they host Southampton with a spot in the Capital One Cup semi-finals up for grabs.

Lucas fit to face Southampton + ‘totally broken’ Debuchy update

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Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Lucas is fit and will be included in the squad to face Southampton on Wednesday night.

Pictured - Arsenal forward returns to training

Lucas Perez
Lucas Perez has returned to training for Arsenal and to prove it, there's photographic evidence:

Arsenal injury boost - Player returns to training, eyes Southampton return

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger delivered the Arsenal team news going into their clash against Bournemouth on Sunday.

Great news as Arsenal forward returns to training ‘ahead of schedule’

Lucas perez injury
Arsene Wenger has revealed that Luas Perez has returned to training although he is not yet training with the first team.

Arsenal team news - Wenger gives update on injured midfielder ahead...

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger has admitted that although he's given up on setting an exact return date for Santi Cazorla, he expects the midfielder to return to training in two weeks.

Arsenal forward going nowhere, claims agent

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Despite not getting a great deal of playing time for Arsenal so far this season, Lucas Perez's agent claims that the forward is happy and not planning on going anywhere.

Arsenal forward poses with Spanish defender

Lucas perez injury
Lucas Perez has been over in Spain recovering from his ankle injury with former club, Deportivo, but it seems he's now heading home.

Everton man - Toffees dodged bullet by not signing this Arsenal...

Lucas Perez
Everton majority shareholder, Farhad Moshiri, claims that the Toffees have had a lucky escape by not signing Lucas Perez.

Arsenal forward delivers encouraging injury update

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Lucas Perez claims that he could make it back on the pitch sooner than was originally predicted.

Arsenal forward confirms return to former club

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Lucas Perez is returning to Deportivo for treatment on his ankle injury.

Arsenal forward returns to former club for injury treatment

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Lucas Perez has returned to Deportivo to continue his recovery from the ankle injury he picked up against Reading in the EFL Cup.

Arsenal injury blow: Theo Walcott suffers hamstring problem

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Lucas is out for six to eight weeks with an ankle injury sustained against Reading midweek.

Arsenal forward NOT ruled out for six weeks – the facts

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Stories flooded the internet on Thursday afternoon claiming that Lucas Perez is out for six weeks after doing his ankle ligaments against Reading.

Four things we learned from Arsenal’s win over Reading

Arsenal beat Reading on Tuesday night to progress to the next round of the EFL Cup but what did we learn?

Player focus – Why Lucas’ Reading performance proves Wenger right

Arsene Wenger recently spoke about how Lucas has potential but needs to transfer what he does in training onto the pitch and Arsenal's match against Reading proved this.

Wenger - This is what Lucas Perez needs to do against...

Lucas Perez
Arsene Wenger believes that if Lucas Perez can transfer what he's doing in training sessions onto the pitch, his chances of improving and growing in confidence are higher.

Is Lucas right about Mesut Ozil and Real Madrid?

Lucas Perez claims that Mesut Ozil has no interest in returning to Real Madrid and it’s not hard to see why.

Arsenal new boy 'Wenger told me to be quiet'

Lucas Perez
Lucas Perez recently revealed that he expected more minutes when initially arriving at Arsenal but Wenger told him to 'be quiet' about it as he trusts him.

Lucas – I don’t think Ozil wants that

Lucas Perez has told a radio station in Spain that he does not believe that Mesut Ozil wants a return to Spain amid reports that Real Madrid are interested in bringing him back to the club.

Arsenal summer signing admits expecting more when he joined

New forward, Lucas Perez, has admitted that he did expect more game time when he signed for Arsenal from Deportivo this summer.

Arsenal receive massive double injury boost

It's not often Arsenal come out of an international break with fewer injured players than they started it with, but that looks like it will be the case this time as Lucas and Francis Coquelin both returned to training.

Arsenal injury boost: Striker set to return for Swansea clash

Lucas Perez will reportedly be back in action for Arsenal's Premier League clash against Swansea on the 15th October.

Was Lucas actually dropped by Arsenal for Burnley game?

As the teams were announced for the Arsenal game against Burnley, it didn’t take long before it was being claimed that Lucas had been dropped from the squad and was not actually injured.

New Arsenal signings + Mesut Ozil pose for celebratory selfie after...

Mesut Ozil has already taken to Twitter to share a selfie of himself, Granit Xhaka, Lucas and Shkodran Mustafi in the dressing room at the Emirates, celebrating a brilliant win over Chelsea.

Why Granit Xhaka would make Chelsea think twice about sitting back

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It is a thankless task writing about football, or any sport come to that.

Crazy Deportivo stat since selling Lucas to Arsenal

Many teams are accused of being a one-man show, but it seems that might be a little too close to the bone for Deportivo La Coruna who have yet to score a single goal since they sold Lucas to Arsenal this summer.

Uncoachable Xhaka, indifferent Lucas and more things we learned from Arsenal’s...

Arsenal spanked four past Nottingham Forest on Tuesday night, the first time they’d scored four in back-to-back games since 2015, so what did we learn?

Watch: All Arsenal’s great goals against Nottingham Forest

Arsenal’s comprehensive win over Nottingham Forest wasn’t on TV in the UK because, you know, morons. Here are all the goals.

Lucas hopes goals ‘first of many’ for Arsenal

Lucas announced his arrival on England with two goals on Tuesday night as Arsenal thrashed Nottingham Forest with a team of youngsters and fringe players (and Xhaka).

Long read: How Wenger can get the best out of this...

Now that the chaos of the transfer window is behind us, and Arsenal have played a couple of games will all of our new players available for selection, what can we ascertain from both the starting XIs that were picked and how they were deployed tactically?

Thursday Arsenal recap – Secret striker, scouts are out, Granit Xhaka’s...

Did you know Shkodran Mustafi used to be a striker, that Arsenal were supposed to sign Adrien Rabiot or that you can't appeal yellow cards? Then read on.

Striker reveals he dreamed of playing for club like Arsenal

Lucas Perez recently spoke to the Arsenal website about his time in the Ukraine and how it made him realise that he'd like to play in the Premier League (or La Liga) one day.

Early team news: Giroud out, Lucas tweets about Champions League debut

Arsenal team news
Reports from France are claiming that Olivier Giroud will not start tonight against PSG and a tweet from Lucas makes it seem as if he will.

Episode 60: Discussing Arsenal debuts, Southampton penalty, return of Bendtner at...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Paul and Sylvain join Matthew to run the rule over the new signings' debut, debate the rules re the penalty against Southampton, have a peek towards PSG away, and celebrate Nicklas Bendtner's signing for Nottingham Forest.

Assessed - Lucas Perez's Arsenal debut assessed

Along with Shkodran Mustafi, Lucas was handed his Arsenal debut as Arsene Wenger rested Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud after their midweek travels (and with one eye on PSG on Tuesday.

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s nervy win over Southampton

The Premier League returned this weekend and with it, a healthy dose of Arsenal-induced heart attacks. Here's what we learned from Arsenal's 2-1 win over Southampton

Arsene Wenger gives his verdict on Lucas and Mustafi debuts

Arsene Wenger admitted that both Lucas and Shkodran Mustafi were 'surprised' by the pace and commitment of the Premier League but has back the duo to adapt.

Xhaka travels back to London with his girlfriend as Wenger seems...

Granit Xhaka has returned to Arsenal safe in the knowledge that his red card for Switzerland means that instead of heading on international duty next month, he'll be able to have a holiday.

Why two weeks is an eternity in Arsenal's world

So I've been off the grid for two weeks, swallowed by acting work, and have emerged to a rather different Goonersphere.

'Wenger has wanted me for years' striker claims

It turns out that Arsenal could have been following Lucas Perez for far longer than we realised.

€20m striker - When Arsenal reach for you, few can say...

Lucas Perez may have arrived as a striker shorn of the world-class tag that many Arsenal fans wanted to see this summer, but he looks like he could well be a very shrewd bit of business in what was a crazy window.

Olivier Giroud not threatened by new Arsenal signing

Olivier Giroud insisted after France's 3-1 win over Italy that he's not worried about his place in the team following the signing of Lucas Perez.

Arsenal new boys + youngsters set to face PSG in Champions...

The Arsenal squad set to face PSG on the 13th of September has been announced and there are a couple of - sort of - surprises.

Friday Arsenal recap – New contract for Ozil? Lucas says goodbye,...

Now that the transfer window is shut and it's the interlul, it's all pretty quiet.

'If someone had told me I would play for Arsenal, I'd...

Lucas Perez has flown home to give a goodbye press conference to his boyhood club, Deportivo La Coruña, and expressed his disbelief at playing for Arsenal.

Long read: Assessing Arsenal's transfer window

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Arsenal have, finally, addressed the two major shortcomings within the first team squad, but how was the window really?

How Arsenal snatched Lucas Perez from Everton

It seems as if the stories of Arsenal swooping in to snatch Lucas Perez from Everton have more than a dollop of truth as the Gunners moved late for a player they had been watching since last season.

Tuesday Arsenal recap: New signing in, Wilshere out, Gnabry out, everybody...

You can definitely tell that transfer deadline day is just around the corner.

Arsenal's new boy explains how he wasn't a panic buy

Arsenal's new striker, Lucas Perez, has explained that although many view his move from Deportivo to Arsenal as a 'panic buy', it was actually anything but.

Arsenal's new 'pacy' signing explains what fans can expect from him

New Arsenal signing, Lucas Perez, has explained what the fans can expect for him when he sets foot on the pitch as a Gunner.

Lucas Perez sends his first tweet as an Arsenal player

Lucas Perez has finally send out his first tweet as an Arsenal player.

Official: Arsenal sign Lucas Perez from Deportivo La Coruna

It was the transfer rumour that appeared out of nowhere but Deportivo La Coruna forward, Lucas Perez, is now an Arsenal player.

Arsenal shorts – Perez lands, Wenger set for deadline day trip...

Here’s a round up of the Arsenal-related bits and pieces that we came across yesterday but didn’t have the time (or people-power) to cover fully.

Arsenal to pay €35m in total for Lucas Perez – Fee...

Arsenal will also pay the additional €1m that has to be paid out to Perez’s former teams.

Is Arsenal's new striker good enough?

With the signing of Deportivo's Lucas Perez all but officially announced, fans have already started to question whether the striker is really an 'upgrade' on Olivier Giroud.

Lucas Perez to report to Arsenal for 'orders of Wenger'

The local press in Galicia are reporting that Lucas Perez will begin training with Arsenal tomorrow (Tuesday).

Lucas Perez press conference ahead of Arsenal move postponed

Lucas Perez was set to hold a press conference today (Monday) to say goodbye to Deportivo as he gets ready for life with Arsenal but it has been postponed.

Arsenal expected to announce new signings on Tuesday

After a weekend that saw Arsenal score goals, win points and sign players, the club are expected to announce the arrival of Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez on Tuesday.

Contract details – Arsenal double Perez’s wages but he’s still a...

According to reports from Spain, Arsenal will double Lucas Perez’s wages after he agreed a four-year deal to sign from Deportivo La Coruna.

Saturday Arsenal recap: Two new deals confirmed + Arsenal beat Watford

Two pretty exciting things happened on Saturday: Arsenal won an actual game of football and Arsene Wenger confirmed two new signings!

Mustafi + Perez to Arsenal latest - Deals done + another...

Arsenal are so close to officially announcing Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez as Gunners, even Arsene Wenger has confirmed it - here's all the latest on our two new almost-signings.

Perez and Mustafi – Arsenal poised to complete two new signings

From what we can tell, Arsenal are poised to complete the signings of Lucas Perez and Shkodran Mustafi.

Friday Arsenal recap: Mustafi and Perez almost complete, defender out +...

The big news on Friday was that Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez look as if they're about to sign for Arsenal very soon.

Perez to Arsenal latest – Medical done + deal to be...

If the media are to be believed, Lucas Perez has completed his Arsenal medical and the deal is set to be announced.

Perez’s Arsenal number – it can only be one

With Lucas Perez predicted to sign for Arsenal very soon, it's highly likely that the forward will be getting the number 9 shirt, still left empty by Lukas Podolski.

Perez passes Arsenal medical, him + Mustafi to be announced soon...

Lucas Perez has reportedly passed his Arsenal medical and according to a couple of sources, is set to be announced along with Shkodran Mustafi very soon.

Reliable report – Perez Arsenal medical today, Mustafi deal agreed

The BBC's David Ornstein a.k.a. The Ornacle has once again spoken, claiming that Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez are set to have their medicals with Arsenal very soon.

'Stay alert!' Arsenal boss confirms Mustafi and Perez will sign for...

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that he's '99%' sure that Shkrodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez will signing for Arsenal in the new few days.

Lucas Perez to Arsenal – Striker expected in London today +...

Lucas Perez is expected in London today (Friday) ahead of his move to Arsenal for €20m according to a number of reports coming out of the local press.

Mustafi and Perez set for Arsenal medicals today – report

After weeks of complaining nothing was happening Arsenal seem to have put a rocket up their arse and look close to completing two deals at the same time.

Lucas Perez to Arsenal – the latest inc transfer fee, contract...

If you took a day off from the internet, you’ll have likely missed things going a little bit nuts on Thursday.

Deportivo to receive just €10.5m from Perez sale to Arsenal  –...

Arsenal have agreed a deal for Luxa Perez by offering to pay his 20m release fee however the total of the deal, excluding wages, will be €24.2m as they have to pay the VAT as well.

Arsenal Perez bid NOT rejected, contract to be signed in 'hours'

Reports from Spain have been picked up by the BBC claiming that Arsenal have had a bid that was already said to be accepted, rejected because they wanted to pay in two instalments instead of paying it all up front - but this is probably not true.

Arsenal close in on £14m centre back after agreeing £17.1m striker...

After a number of weeks with nothing happening it seems like it could be all kicking off with reports from Turkey claiming Arsenal are closing in on Omer Toprak after it was announced in Spain that the Gunners had agreed to pay Lucas Perez’s release clause of €20m.

‘Destination Arsenal’ for Spanish striker as Arsenal meet €20m release clause...

Marca are today claiming that Deportivo La Coruna’s Lucas Perez is Arsenal-bound after the Gunners agreed to pay his €20m release clause.