Tag: Lucas Perez

Arsenal reject infuriates West Ham manager

Lucas Perez was far from happy on Sunday despite his side finally winning a league game.

Reliable outlet confirms Serie A club 'close' to signing Arsenal forward

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Frosinone are close to signing Joel Campbell from Arsenal, after Lucas Perez turned them down to join West Ham United, according to reports.

Arsenal's transfer window: 5 in 18 out - How much did...

In terms of arrivals, the summer window is shut for English clubs but they can still sell players until the end of the month.

Wilshere confirms Arsenal forward's deadline day exit on Instagram [Video]

Lucas Perez is joining West Ham United in a deadline day deal, as confirmed by Jack Wilshere on Instagram.

Arsenal forward deal with West Ham done, announcement today

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez has agreed a three-year deal with West Ham that will see Arsenal net £5m.

Arsenal agree £5m deal with Premier League club for forgotten forward

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Arsenal and West Ham have agreed a £5m deal that will see Lucas Perez join West Ham on a permanent deal.

Arsenal forward's agent confirms exactly what his client wants amid transfer...

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez's agent says the priority for the Arsenal forward is remaining in the Premier League, amid rumours of a possible move to West Ham United.

Arsenal forward 'very close' to joining London rivals in cut-price deal

Lucas Perez is closing in on a move to West Ham United, for a fee as low as £4m, according to today's reports.

Reliable outlet confirms Arsenal forward is 'near' to joining London rivals

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez is close to a move to West Ham, with talks planned to finalise the deal on Monday, according to reports in Italy.

Arsenal forward's agent responds to reports of 'bid accepted'

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez’s agent, Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, has denied even speaking with Sporting Lisbon, let alone agreeing a deal for his client to join the Portuguese club.

Portuguese club are 'favourite' for Arsenal forward as he nears exit

Sporting CP are Lucas Perez's preferred destination if he leaves Arsenal this summer, but the Portuguese club may struggle to afford him, according to reports.

Reliable outlet confirms Arsenal forward visited Serie A club over potential...

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez visited Serie A side Frosinone's facilities earlier in the summer, and the club want to sign him on a loan deal before the window closes, according to reports in Italy.

Lazio increase contact with Arsenal, €7m signing ‘around the corner’

Lucas Perez scores against Basel
Lazio have reportedly upped their contact with Arsenal over the past 24 hours as they look to seal a deal to bring Lucas Perez to Italy.

Lazio make Arsenal 29-year-old ‘number 1’ target, player keen on £6m...

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)
Lazio are very keen on landing Lucas Perez this summer with Gazetta dello Sport claiming he is their ‘number one’ target.

Arsenal could sell 5 forwards before window closes

Stephy Mavididi
Arsenal could shift as many as five forwards from the club before the window closes at the end of August.

Arsenal forward could leave despite aiming to prove his worth in...

Lucas Perez is aiming to convince Unai Emery to keep him at Arsenal for the coming season, but he may still end up leaving before the window closes.

Arsenal forward posts farewell statement on social media

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez has posted a farewell message to Deportivo La Coruna, after returning to Arsenal for pre-season after his loan spell in Spain.

Listed: The 18 Arsenal players back in training this week

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A month and a half after the 2017/18 season came to an end, 18 Arsenal players return to training this week.

Arsenal forward returns to pre-season training early: Keen to prove himself

Lucas Perez has returned to pre-season training early, in the hopes of winning a place in Unai Emery's squad, according to reports.

Agent confirms Spanish forward will be at Arsenal ahead of new...

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 be at Arsenal for pre-season and his agent claims the forward wants to make it at the club.

Arsenal put 2 forwards up for sale but refuse to sell...

SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)
Arsenal are prepared to let Joel Campbell and Lucas Perez leave the club this season but two players expected to leave could stay.

Arsenal forward 'to be told he can leave' this summer

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Arsenal forward Lucas Perez is expected to be told he can leave this summer, according to reports.

Arsenal forward snapped with Lazio man as Italy transfer rumours intensify

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez had dinner with former teammate Luis Alberto on Friday night, amid rumours he might move to Alberto's current club, Lazio.

Arsenal could lose forward who 'doesn't enter Unai Emery's plans'

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
AC Milan and AS Roma are both interested in Lucas Perez, as Unai Emery opts to move forward with other players, according to reports in Spain.

Arsenal forward’s agent contradicts press reports

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 says that Arsenal have not yet made a decision about the player’s future despite reports in the press claiming that the player is both admired by Unai Emery and not wanted by him.

Arsenal forward's agent describes his client's 'dream' move to Italy

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, Lucas Perez's agent, suggests the player would be more than happy to move to Lazio this summer, but nothing is certain just yet.

Unai Emery tells board he doesn't want forward at Arsenal

A report from Italy today claims that Unai Emery is pushing Lucas Perez towards Lazio as the forward is not in his plans for the new season.

Forgotten Arsenal goalscorer 'inches closer' to Lazio move

According to a report in Italy, Lucas Perez is closing in on a move to Lazio despite other reports claiming Unai Emery has ordered him back to Arsenal for pre-season training.

Admired by Emery: 29-year-old goalscorer will join Arsenal on July 2

Arsenal have reportedly told Lucas Perez to return to Arsenal as Unai Emery is a fan and wants to have a chat with him about a possible future at the club.

Shocking stat proves Arsenal should reconsider selling this out-of-favour forward

Lucas Perez's Arsenal future seemed to come to an end last summer, and a year later he still seems closer to a move than rejoining the Gunners' squad, but perhaps the club should convince him to reconsider.

Final Ratings: All of Arsenal’s 15 loan moves in 2017/18

Now that the 2017/18 campaign has come to an end, let's take a look at how Arsenal's 15 loanees got on with their temporary clubs this season.

Arsenal forward’s agent admits Serie A interest and contact

Lucas Perez would be open to a move to Lazio according to his agent in an exclusive interview with an Italian outlet.

Lazio to replace Nani with 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)
Tuttomercatoweb report today that Lazio are ready to get rid of Nani and they want Lucas Perez as a replacement for the forward.

Arsenal’s forgotten forward set for summer move

Calciomercato.com claim that Genoa have set their sights on securing the services of Lucas Perez next season on loan.

Arsenal’s forgotten forward could be welcomed back by new manager

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 could be on his way to Portugal next season as Benfica reportedly consider a move for the Spanish forward.

Rated: All 15 Arsenal loan moves this season

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
In total, Arsenal sent 15 players on loan this season between the summer and January windows, so let's take a look at how those spells are going for each of them.

Arsenal forward finally ends 18-match goal drought

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez and Chuba Akpom both scored this weekend, but only six of Arsenal's 15 loanees featured for their current clubs.

Fans jeer Arsenal striker as agent admits transfer 'not the best...

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez's agent told Spanish media his client's return to Deportivo wasn't the best decision, after the 29-year-old was jeered by his own fans at the weekend.

Video: Arsenal loanee provides key assist

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez provided an assist but added another game to his goal drought, as seven Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

Arsenal forward admits he's 'frustrated'

Deportivo La Coruna's Spanish forward Lucas Perez (top) vies with Valencia's Spanish forward Santi Mina during the Spanish league football match between RC Deportivo de la Coruna and Valencia CF at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on January 13, 2018. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez hasn’t scored a goal since 19 November and the Spaniard, who’s currently on loan at his former club Deportivo, is getting frustrated.

Great news: Arsenal forward listed in squad for first time since...

SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)
Joel Campbell was named in Monday night's squad for Real Betis and Kelechi Nwakali scored an impressive brace, as eight Arsenal loanees featured this weekend.

Arsenal forward's frustrating goal drought continues on loan

Jeff Reine-Adelaide made it two wins in two starts and Lucas Perez played his 14th match without a goal, as six Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

Arsenal defender returns from injury

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 missed a penalty to make it 13 games without a goal and Ben Sheaf returned from injury for his first game with new loan club Stevenage, as nine Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

Spectacular goal by on-loan Arsenal youngster

Chuba Akpom scored the winner against Anderlecht and Lucas Perez's goal drought grew longer as Arsenal's loanees endured a mixed weekend.

Arsenal fans back 18-year-old to shine in Europe after Lacazette injury...

Arsenal fans want Eddie Nketiah to start against Östersunds FK on Thursday, after the news about Alexandre Lacazette's injury.

Assist, debut and first start but Arsenal loanees endure tough weekend

Kelechi Nwakali got an assist as MVV Maastricht won their first game since his return to the club while Jeff Reine-Adelaide made his Angers debut after his own January loan move.

Cursed: New signing just the latest to suffer in Arsenal's unluckiest...

Alexandre Lacazette is having a rough time at the moment with Arsenal, particularly after his wasted chances in the North London derby. Is it poor form or the curse of the number nine shirt?

Vandals spray paint abuse on Arsenal man's old house, gets hilarious...

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)
Vandals wrote a message in graffiti on Lucas Perez's wall, except, it turns out the player doesn't even live there anymore, according to his old neighbour's amusing response.

Awful blow for Arsenal youngster as another 2 get debuts; Loan...

Julio Pleguezuelo and Chuba Akpom made debuts for their new loan clubs over the weekend, as only two loanees played from start to finish.

Minutes finally, debut and goal: Arsenal loanees enjoy decent weekend

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 provided an assist in Deportivo's stalemate, while Jenkinson and Bramall finally played together for Birmingham. Bola's Bristol Rovers beat Doncaster, as Nwakali made his second-stint debut.

Arsenal loanees score and assist in positive weekend

Stephy Mavididi scored again while Lucas Perez and Marc Bola both provided assists in an encouraging weekend for Arsenal's loanees.

18 appearances, 8 goals: Arsenal could turn to 29-year-old to solve...

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)
With three of Arsenal's attacking options potentially heading for the exit this month, will the Gunners consider bringing Lucas Perez back from his loan spell at Deportivo?

Loan watch: Five Arsenal loanees feature as Tafari Moore makes his...

Emi Martinez started consecutive games for the first time this season, and Tafari Moore featured for his new loan club.

Loan watch: Mavididi scores and Martinez finally starts a league game

Stephy Mavididi celebrates
Stephy Mavididi scored his first goal in senior football, while Emi Martinez made his first league start of the season - an encouraging weekend for Arsenal's loanees.

Arsenal could look to Spanish striker if Theo Walcott and Alexis...

Arsene Wenger hasn't given up on Lucas Perez, and could recall the Spaniard from his loan at Deportivo should he lose Theo Walcott and Alexis Sanchez this month.

Key positions and shirt numbers: Which ones are available at Arsenal...

Arsène Wenger is as non-committal as usual on the prospect of Arsenal making a signing in January, but if they do, what shirt numbers could the new player take?

Arsenal’s 2017 transfers rated

Now we've reached the end of 2017, let's look back at Arsenal's transfer business, rating all the ins and outs over the last 12 months.

Arsenal forward aims dig at rivals

Lucas Perez has been starting beef with Deportivo La Coruna's rival club Celta Vigo ahead of the Galician derby.

Loan watch: Asano and Lucas endure a forgettable weekend

Lucas Perez and Takuma Asano were the only Arsenal loanees to feature over the weekend, and both were involved in games they'd prefer to forget.

Loan watch: Lucas sets appearance milestone for Deportivo, Asano fails to...

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)
Takuma Asano largely endured an afternoon to forget, while Lucas Perez became the second Arsenal loanee to reach 1,000 minutes of playing time this season.

Deportivo want two Arsenal players on permanent deals next summer

Deportivo la Coruna are looking to buy both David Ospina and Lucas Perez permanently next summer, according to reports in Spain.

Loan watch: Arsenal suffer injury blow, Bundesliga striker scores and Spaniard...

Stephy Mavididi missed out on Preston North End's match through injury, but Takuma Asano and Lucas Perez both featured at the weekend.

Loan watch: Spaniard gets on the scoresheet as two more 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 was in action for Deportivo and got on the scoresheet. Stephy Mavididi was given a rare start and Takuma Asano also featured. The rest were on the bench or left out entirely.

Loan watch: Arsenal player on international duty, while defender is benched...

It was a quiet couple of days for the Arsenal loanees this weekend, as many clubs took time off for the international break.

Arsenal should pay attention to how well this loanee is doing...

While Arsenal are struggling to find goals from the likes of Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Özil and Alex Iwobi, Lucas Perez is scoring for fun on loan at Deportivo.

Loan watch: Campbell picks up new injury, while wins allude the...

Just three of Arsenal's nine loanees were involved over the weekend, as many continue to struggle with game-time or injuries. None of them were on the winning side either.

3 starts but other Arsenal loan moves seem a waste of...

Lucas Perez, Takuma Asano and Kelechi Nwakali all started their matches on Saturday, whilst a few other loanees missed out.

Another goal but Arsenal players struggle on loan

Arsenal's loanees continued to struggle in the latest round of games around Europe.

2 goals and a start finally: Arsenal loanees kick things up...

Arsenal's loanees had one of their busiest weeks of the season so far, with the highlights being Lucas Perez getting among the goals and Emi Martinez finally getting a start.

Arsenal loan watch: Campbell masterclass, Lucas and Nwakali make late cameos

Joel Campbell contributed three goals in 13 minutes off the bench for Real Betis, while Lucas Perez and Kelechi Nwakali featured as late substitutes in their respective games.

Marseille still keen to sign unwanted Arsenal striker

Olympique Marseille are still interested in signing Arsenal striker Lucas Perez, according to latest reports.

Arsenal forward suffers thigh injury

Lucas Perez has apparently suffered a thigh injury while on loan at his former club, Deportivo.

Marseille's Director of Football keen on 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)
Marseille are reportedly still keen on signing Lucas Perez next summer.

Video: Lucas Perez scores as 2 other Arsenal loanees make appearances

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 scored as none of the Arsenal loanees making appearances were on the losing side this weekend.

Arsenal's turnover reaches £422m according to leaked document

Arsenal's financial results for the last full year have been leaked on social media, showing the Gunners increasing their football turnover to £422.8m.

Loan watch: Man-of-the-match performance by Bola and Perez gets a start

Marc Bola was a standout performer against Blackpool, Lucas Perez featured against Espanyol and Nwakali, Mavididi and Asano made substitute appearances for their loan sides.

Arsenal loan watch: These four players all featured over the weekend

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Marc Bola, Takuma Asano, Kelechi Nwakali and Lucas Perez all featured for their clubs last weekend. 

Outstanding: One Arsenal loanee shines as other struggle for time

The season is starting to pick up some speed for Arsenal's loanees now the transfer window is closed, and Saturday brought another round of fixtures for many of their sides.

Arsenal loan watch: Nwakali scores, Lucas makes Depor return and Asano...

Arsenal's Kelechi Nwakali scored for VVV-Venlo, while Lucas Perez returned for his former club and Takuma Asano also featured.

Arsenal planned to sell these eight players and more this summer

Arsenal wanted to sell more than eight players this summer to free up space on the wage bill, in addition to clearing their bloated first-team.

David Ornstein reveals Arsenal planned to keep 28-year-old outcast and sell...

David Ornstein claims that Arsenal were planning on keeping Lucas Perez and selling Olivier Giroud this summer.

Arsenal loan watch: Two players feature, three depart on deadline day

In addition to Arsenal's loanees getting game time for their respective clubs, there was also a lot of movement in the last few days of the transfer window.

Lucas delivers classy message to Arsenal & fans despite having every...

Lucas Perez delivers a classy farewell message to Arsenal fans despite probably having every reason to feel bitter following his loan move to Deportivo La Coruna.

28-year-old Gunner thanks everyone associated with Arsenal except Wenger

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 thanks the fans, teammates and Arsenal staff following his loan move back to former club, Deportivo, but neglects to mention Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal 28-year-old explains his deadline day move

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 claims that Arsenal didn't want him to move back to Deportivo on deadline day but he was keen to return.

Lucas declares he has a right to decide his own future

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez is delighted to have returned to Deportivo La Caruna.

Arsenal’s deadline day as told by David Ornstein

With the deadline now passed, we're going to bring you Arsenal's deadline day, as summed up by David Ornstein.

Arsenal agree deal for 28-year-old

Arsenal forward Lucas Perez has re-joined former side Deportivo La Coruna, the club has confirmed.

Arsenal close to agreeing deal for 28-year-old

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)
According to latest reports, Arsenal striker Lucas Perez is on his way to Deportivo La Coruna, with a loan deal being mooted.

Breaking: Arsenal close to agreeing deal for 28-year-old

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez appears to finally be close to a return to Deportivo, with Arsenal resigned to losing him on loan.

Arsenal deal for 28-year-old could still go through

According to reports in Spain, Levante are now interested in buying Lucas Perez, with Deportivo talks still stalling.

Breaking: Arsenal 28-year-old could be staying after £13m move collapses

Lucas Perez could end up staying at Arsenal as a deal with Deportivo continues to stall.

Arsenal exodus expected this week before Friday

Kieran Gibbs is apparently going to lead an 'exodus' from Arsenal before the end of the window, according to The Sunday Telegraph.

Late £2.8m offer confuses Arsenal deal

The Lucas Perez situation has taken another twist, with Levante reportedly now making a loan bid for the player.

Arsenal close to agreeing £14m deal for 28-year-old

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
Arsenal striker Lucas Perez should complete a £14m move to Deportivo La Coruna before the end of the summer transfer window, according to reports.

Video: This is why seven clubs are interested in Arsenal 28-year-old

As many as seven clubs around Europe are reported to have lodged a bid for Arsenal striker Lucas Perez this summer, and this video may explain why.

Everton to miss out on Arsenal 28-year-old for the second summer...

Everton look set to miss out on Lucas Perez for the second summer transfer window in a row, as the Spaniard seems set to rejoin Deportivo La Coruna.

Deportivo manager reponds to rumours about Arsenal 28-year-old

Deportivo's manager, Pepe Mel, is confident that club president, Tino Fernandez, will manage to sign Lucas Perez from Arsenal, or a similar player, this summer.

Arsene Wenger's quest to trim the squad has seen these six...

Arsène Wenger has stressed that Arsenal need to lose some players before they buy, with the Gunners recently loaning two more players out of the club and selling a youth midfielder.

Arsenal reportedly had bids from seven clubs for 28-year-old this summer

Arsenal forward Lucas Perez reportedly has seven clubs interested in his signature this summer, with the Gunners keen to trim the squad before the transfer window closes.

Wenger focused on selling players after Stoke defeat

Arsene Wenger has reiterated the need to sell players following Arsenal's 1-0 defeat at Stoke.

Arsenal chief transfer negotiator holds talks with Spanish side

Arsenal negotiator Dick Law has held talks with Deportivo about Lucas Perez.

Arsenal transfer fixer expected to spend 2 days locked in negotiations...

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)
Dick Law spent Thursday in talks over the transfer of Lucas Perez to Deportivo, according to reports.

28-year-old Arsenal forward holds meetings with club over move

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 has reportedly held a meeting with Arsene Wenger and Dick Law over a return to Deportivo.

These two Arsenal players won't be joining Newcastle United for this...

Newcastle's strict wage cap has prevented them from signing Kieran Gibbs and Lucas Perez.

Arsene Wenger admits he's "opened the door" for 28-year-old to leave

Arsene Wenger says he has "opened the door" for Lucas Perez to leave Arsenal this summer, despite reports suggesting the Gunners won't lower the demands to push through a deal.

Burnley's pursuit for 24-year-old could help Arsenal complete £13m deal

Burnley's pursuit of Deportivo striker Florian Andone could affect Arsenal's sale of Lucas Perez.

Agent confirms bids of £9.1m and £10.9m for Arsenal 28-year-old have...

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Lucas Perez's agent, Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, has revealed Arsenal have rejected bids for €9.10m and €10.9m from Deportivo La Coruna.

This may force Arsenal to sell 24-year-old this summer

Arsenal may be forced to sell Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain due to their failure to offload the deadwood this summer.

Club president flies to London to complete deal for Arsenal 28-year-old

Deportivo La Coruna president Tino Fernández has reportedly flown into London to try and conclude a deal for Arsenal striker Lucas Perez.

Arsenal's instagram post may have hinted at an exit for 28-year-old...

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 have hinted at an exit for Spanish forward Lucas Perez with a post on Instagram.

Deportivo make improved £12.7m bid for Arsenal 28-year-old

Lucas Perez v Southampton
Deportivo have reportedly made an improved bid for Arsenal forward Lucas Perez, offering £12.7m after being unsuccessful in previous attempts.

Lucas Perez's agent hits out at 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's agent is frustrated with Arsenal's refusal to budge over the forward's asking price.

Lucas Perez' agent believes £11m offer is a "great deal"

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 thinks that Arsenal should accept Deportivo’s offer for the Spaniard.

Newcastle targeting Arsenal 28-year-old and 25-year-old in double summer swoop

Newcastle have reportedly approached Arsenal over signing Lucas Perez and Jack Wilshere.

Arsenal switch transfer focus

Arsenal have reportedly switched their transfer focus away from trying to sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco to offloading unwanted players already at the club.

Report: Arsenal set 28-year-old's asking price at £20m

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 demanding up to £20m for Lucas Perez.

Arsene Wenger explains why selling deadwood will improve ‘mental climate’ at...

Arsene Wenger believes that selling Arsenal's deadwood this summer will help improve the 'mental climate' at the club.

Report: Rafa Benitez left frustrated as 28-year-old Arsenal man edges closer...

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 are reportedly looking increasingly likely to re-sign Lucas Perez this summer and Rafa Benitez is said to be pretty miffed.

La Liga side running out of time to complete £13m deal...

Deportivo La Coruna are still interested in signing Arsenal's Lucas Perez, but admit that time is running out with the transfer window closing in less than three weeks.

Newcastle manager discusses meeting with Arsene Wenger about Lucas Perez

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has joked about talking to Arsene Wenger about Lucas Perez in a recent meeting.

Arsenal could sell these eight players to raise £55m

Arsenal could sell up to eight more players from the first-team squad before they bring in any more new signings this summer.

Arsenal accused of pricing 28-year-old out of a move to Deportivo,...

The agent of Lucas Perez has accused Arsenal of pricing his client out of a move, following reports that the Gunners aren't budging on their asking price.

Rafa Benitez confirms interest in Arsenal 28-year-old

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has admitted that he is interested in Arsenal forward Lucas Perez.

Lucas Perez agent pours cold water over Roma rumour

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 has denied that the forward is in talks with Roma over a move to Serie A this summer.

Arsenal reportedly offer Lucas Perez to Roma for £12.2m

AS Roma have become the latest club to be linked to departing striker Lucas Perez, according to reports.

Report: Lucas Perez’s agent in Istanbul to complete Fenerbahce move

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, is reportedly in Istanbul at the moment in order to completely his client's move to Fenerbahce.

Newcastle manager working on a “breakthrough” amid rumours of Lucas interest

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)
Rafa Benitez claims that Newcastle are working on a 'breakthrough' in their pursuit of Lucas Perez.

Agent confirms Lucas Perez transfer request

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 reportedly handed in a formal transfer request just hours after Arsene Wenger confirmed that the forward would be leaving Arsenal this summer, just one year after he signed from Deportivo.

Nicholas: Arsenal must reduce squad size

Charlie Nicholas has said that Arsenal must follow Chelsea's example and reduce their squad size. 

Lucas’ agent claims there is interest from France, Turkey, Germany and...

Lucas Perez
Lucas Perez's agent has said there is plenty of interest in the forward from all around Europe.

Wenger confirms Lucas will leave the 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)
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Lucas Perez will be leaving the club, admitting the increased competition in attack means he can’t promise the Spaniard game time.

Wenger apologises to Lucas for giving away shirt number

Arsene Wenger has reportedly apologised to Lucas Perez for giving away his shirt number without consulting him.

Lucas would be willing to join Newcastle

Lucas Perez would be willing to join Newcastle should they make an offer.

Arsenal players refusing pay-cuts to join new sides

Kieran Gibbs
Arsenal’s attempted summer clear-out has been hampered by their players refusing to accept less money elsewhere.

Newcastle and Deportivo keen to sign Lucas

Lucas Perez v Southampton
Newcastle United are interested in signing Lucas Perez and can meet his asking price, but Deportivo are the ideal destination for the want-away attacker without the funds to sign him.

Wenger says Lucas will play for Arsenal next season

Arsene Wenger has hinted that Lucas Perez could play for Arsenal next season. 

Every Arsenal story you might have missed this weekend

Arsenal’s pursuit for Thomas Lemar and Alexis’ sickness dominated news, coupled with a potential £126m loss for the Gunners. Arsenal also picked up a piece of silverware.

Arsenal received forward transfer offer last week

Deportivo made a bid for Lucas Perez last week as player and agent reportedly wait for Arsenal's response.

Youngsters train with first team as senior stars return to fold...

Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock have continued to train with Arsenal's first team ahead of the Emirates Cup this weekend.

Lucas Perez’s agent flies to London to wrap up Arsenal exit

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 has reportedly flown to London to encourage Arsenal to allow his client to leave.

‘Deportivo have made the best offer for Lucas’, says the player’s...

Lucas Perez
Lucas Perez's agent Rodrigo Fernandez believes Deportivo have made the best offer to Arsenal and is frustrated there still hasn't been any agreement with the La Liga side.

Why Arsenal should just accept a lowball bid for Lucas to...

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’s Lucas Perez is a target for former club Deportivo, but the Spaniards can’t afford to meet his asking price.

Lucas Perez: A panic buy that went badly wrong for Arsenal

With Lucas' departure from Arsenal edging closer, it's time to reflect on a purchase that didn't go to plan.

Episode 105: Chelsea fly in Arsenal’s bird’s nest soup

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita to discuss beating Bayern on penalties, being stuffed by Chelsea,...

Lucas unhappy at Arsenal’s treatment

Lucas Perez has expressed his unhappiness at Arsenal's treatment of him. 

28-year-old offered 10-year deal if he leaves Arsenal

Lucas Perez has reportedly been offered a 10-year deal with Deportivo La Coruna, as speculation around the Spaniard's future continues to increase.

Why did Arsenal sign Lucas?

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

Spanish club offer Arsenal man 'unprecedented' 10-year contract

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 27: Santi Cazorla (L) of Arsenal laughs with Lucas Perez (R) during an Arsenal training session ahead of the Champions League Group A match between Arsenal and Basel at London Colney on September 27, 2016 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Deportivo have offered Lucas Perez a 10-year contract to try and tempt the forward back home.

Arsenal deal optimism as offer is considered

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 are still optimistic that they can seal a deal for Lucas Perez despite not being the Spaniard’s first choice.

Arsenal to sell five players in coming weeks

Arsenal are reportedly going to sell five players this summer in order to revamp their squad.

Arsenal to hold forward negotiations in next 7 days after manger...

Fenerbahce are hoping to conduct negotiations with Arsenal for Lucas Perez within the next seven days.

Fenerbahce don't want £17m striker on permanent deal

Talks with Fenerbahce for the transfer of Arsenal's Lucas Perez are heading for a conclusion, according to reports.

This is how much clubs will have to pay to sign...

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's Lucas Perez won't be sold for less than £10.6m, according to his agent, who has been speaking to the Spanish media.

Arsenal planning mass clear-out to fund €91m deal

Arsenal will sell up to five players this summer to fund a big-money move for Monaco’s Thomas Lemar, according to latest reports.

Arsenal's reported £13m deal breaks down

The agent of Lucas Perez has said that a move to Fenerbahce is looking unlikely this summer.

Lacazette aims to end 'curse' of Arsenal number 9 shirt

Lacazette will be Arsenal's new number nine for 2017/18, but is the number cursed? We're taking a look at the other Arsenal number nines in the Premier League era.

Arsenal meeting arranged over deal for 28-year-old Spaniard

Fenerbahce are set for talks with Arsenal over a possible loan for Lucas Perez.

Trio of European clubs circling Arsenal's nomadic attacker

Lucas Perez has been linked with three clubs as he seems to move closer to an exit from North London.

La Liga side not put off by £17m-rated striker

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)
Real Betis are reportedly interested in taking Lucas Perez on loan but Arsenal only want to sell.

"Remote" chance of £17m striker returning to La Liga

Deportivo La Coruna President Tino Fernandez has stated that it would be difficult to bring Lucas Perez back to the Estadio Riazor.

Was Lucas Perez given a fair chance at 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)
It looks almost certain that Lucas Perez will be leaving the club this summer after a season of limited opportunities.

Arsenal name their asking price for 28-year-old

Arsenal are reportedly only asking for £12.4m for Lucas Perez.

What does Arsenal’s 25-man pre-season squad tell us about incomings and...

Arsenal have announced their 25-man squad for the tours of Australia and China. What does it tell us about who could stay and who could leave the club this summer?

Turkey move may be back on for £17m 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)
Fenerbahce are reportedly getting serious in their pursuit of Lucas Perez... again.

La Liga beckons for £17m striker scoring or creating a goal...

Arsenal forward Lucas Perez has been left out of the club’s 25-man squad for a two-week pre-season tour, igniting rumours that he’ll be leaving this summer.

28-year-old Arsenal forward stays in London as squad jet to Australia...

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 staying in London while the rest of the Arsenal squad fly to Australia for their pre-season tour.

Arsenal refuse to budge on £16m deal

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 manager Pepe Mel has admitted defeat in his pursuit for Arsenal’s Lucas Perez, with the Gunners refusing to lower their asking price.

Alexandre Lacazette wages: How do they compare to his new teammates?

How do Alexandre Lacazette's wages stack up against his new Arsenal teammates'?

Deportivo president responds to rumours about Arsenal striker

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 Caruna president Tino Fernandez believes Lucas Perez will return to the club, either this summer or next.

Espanyol, Deportivo, Sevilla and Malaga reportedly keen on £15m 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)
Arsenal are willing to allow Lucas Perez to leave this summer, with a number of La Liga clubs reportedly interested in his signature.

One-hit wonders: 20 players who scored just once for 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)
Did you know there are 20 players who have only scored one Premier League goal for Arsenal?

Sevilla set to sign "the Colombian Ronaldo", a player Arsenal have...

Sampdoria forward Luis Muriel, a player Arsenal nearly signed years ago, looks set to join Sevilla this summer, in a move that could transform his career.

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?

(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 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?

Lucas Perez
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

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 27: Santi Cazorla (L) of Arsenal laughs with Lucas Perez (R) during an Arsenal training session ahead of the Champions League Group A match between Arsenal and Basel at London Colney on September 27, 2016 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
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

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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...

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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

Lucas perez injury
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

Lucas perez injury
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

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

Arsenal forward confirms return to former club

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

Arsenal forward returns to former club for injury treatment

Lucas perez injury
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

Lucas perez injury
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

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
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.