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Napoli make enquiry over shock transfer from Arsenal [Di Marzio]

Arsenal's Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech gestures on the pitch after the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. Arsenal won the game 4-1. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL
Napoli want to sign Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech on loan, according to reports.

Napoli to sign Petr Cech on loan

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Petr Cech of Arsenal celebrates after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. Petr Cech of Arsenal reached his 200th clean sheet. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
A report in today’s Gazetta dello Sport claims that Carlo Ancelotti and Napoli want Petr Cech on loan for the season and with Arsenal set to sign Brend Leno, they think the have a great chance of puling the move off.

Mislintat target is 'only waiting for Napoli', not Arsenal

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Goalkeeper Bernd Leno of Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Volkswagen Arena on March 3, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Bernd Leno wants to move to Napoli, to join up with Carlo Ancelotti, and isn't interested in a move to Arsenal, according to reports in Italy.

Uruguayan midfield star edges closer to an Arsenal move

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Lucas Torreira is slowly edging closer to an Arsenal move, according to various reports on the situation in the last 24 hours.

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.

Arsenal chase £35m midfielder as agent confirms he's in contact with...

Arsenal are one of four English clubs to contact Napoli midfielder Jorginho's agent over the possibility of a transfer this summer, according to the agent himself.

Arsenal prioritise £53m deal for world class star to fill problem...

Arsenal are targeting the signing of Kalidou Koulibaly for £53m this summer, in an effort to shore up their defence.

Arsenal meet with agent of exciting midfielder ahead of summer move

Arsenal met with the representatives of Napoli midfielder Jorginho recently, as they consider a move for the midfielder this summer, according to reports in Brazil.

Arsenal and Manchester United plan to activate Serie A star's €28m...

Arsenal and Manchester United are interested in activating Dries Mertens' €28m release clause, encouraging Napoli to offer him a new deal to remove the option.

Bad news for Arsenal as Chelsea make ‘big offer’ for key...

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Napoli’s 26-year-old defender, Kalidou Koulibaly, for some time now, with reports really ratcheting up after Mislintat’s...

6ft3 goalkeeper set for summer transfer after admitting Arsenal interest

19-year-old goalkeeper Alban Lafont is set to leave Toulouse this summer, according to the French media, with Arsenal joining four other clubs in showing an interest.

Good news for Arsenal as Napoli drop interest in £31.7m senior...

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Goalkeeper Bernd Leno of Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Volkswagen Arena on March 3, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Napoli have reportedly dropped out of the race to sign Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno, which gives Arsenal a better chance of signing him.

Arsenal want 3 Serie A stars this summer

Arsenal are trying to sign Napoli trio Kalidou Koulibaly, Faouzi Ghoulam and Jorginho this summer, but the Italian club won't part with their players easily.

Club willing to pay £8.9m for exciting 19-year-old target

Napoli and Roma are reportedly willing to pay €10m for Toulouse goalkeeper Alban Lafont, who Arsenal have also been linked with.

Blow for Arsenal and Manchester United as 26-year-old target offered new...

Napoli are planning to give Jorginho a new contract in an attempt to prevent Arsenal, Liverpool or Manchester United from signing him, according to reports in Italy.

Manchester United in driving seat for 6ft4 defender despite player interest...

Arsenal will have to fight off interest from Chelsea and Manchester United if they want to sign Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli this summer, according to reports.

Arsenal join race for £50m midfielder as agent hints at summer...

Arsenal will join Manchester United and Liverpool in trying to sign Napoli midfielder Jorginho this summer, according to reports.

Exciting £36m Serie A defender likes Arsenal 'a lot,' Wenger still...

Arsenal continue to scout Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly ahead of a potential move in the summer, according to various reports.

Arsenal scout £36m answer to defensive problems

Arsenal sent a scout to watch Kalidou Koulibaly in Napoli's Europa League defeat to RB Leipzig on Thursday night, according to reports in Italy.

It rains: Agent discusses potential Santi Cazorla replacement moving to Manchester...

Jorginho's agent Joao Santos is relaxed about his client's contract situation, and says it's only logical that top teams would be interested. 

Yours for €35m: Napoli extend 27-year-old's contract because of Arsenal interest

Napoli extended Faouzi Ghoulam's contract in December to ward off interest from Arsenal, Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco, according to reports in Italy.

From Italy: Agent claims Arsenal most likely to sign Napoli boss

Italian agent Federico Pastorello claims that Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri could join Arsenal. 

£11m price tag, Spartak interested: Arsenal have competition for 26-year-old Serbian...

Arsenal reportedly face competition in their pursuit of Nikola Maksimovic in the form of Spartak Moscow.

Arsenal could lose midfielder in January

Rangers are keen to sign young midfielder Marcus McGuane on loan despite ongoing interest from Napoli, according to reports.

Bad news for Arsenal with Napoli hoping to agree £13m deal...

Napoli are planning to make a £13.3m bid for Jack Wilshere in January, after being impressed by the England midfielder's form for Arsenal this season.

Former teammate confirms Arsenal tried to sign deadly £81m striker

Arsenal were one of the teams interested in Gonzalo Higuain before he joined Juventus, according to former teammate Omar El Kaddouri.

Boost for Arsenal with Spanish u21 international considering move to England

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Villarreal winger Samu Castillejo likes Arsenal, Barcelona and Napoli as potential future clubs, according to reports.

This is who Arsenal could face in the Europa League knockouts

Arsenal could end up being drawn against Champions League drop-outs in the first knockout round of the Europa League.

Napoli battling Arsenal for 25-year-old La Liga defender

Arsenal and Napoli are interested in Atletico Madrid right-back Sime Vrsaljko, according to reports.

Arsenal resurrect interest in 25-year-old Napoli midfielder after strong start to...

Arsenal's interest in Jorginho has been resurrected after the midfielder's strong start to the season, according to reports.

Arsenal want Napoli midfielder in January, Italians won't sell until summer

Arsenal have made Napoli midfielder, Jorginho, a top target, according to reports.

'Aggressive' and out-of-favour £22m Napoli defender eyed as Per Mertesacker replacement

Out-of-favour Napoli defender Nikola Maksimovic is interesting Arsenal, according to reports.

Arsenal eye unsettled Napoli centreback to address defensive woes

Arsenal could sign out-of-favour Napoli defender Nikola Maksimovic, according to reports.

Arsenal considering a move for Napoli centre-back

Arsenal are reportedly considering a move for Napoli centre-back Nikola Maksimovic, according to reports in Italy.

This is how much Arsenal may have to pay to sign...

Arsenal may be able to buy Napoli forward Dries Mertens for £29m, according to latest reports from Italy.

Arsenal one of three clubs ready to pounce with Bilbao goalkeeper's...

Arsenal are reportedly one of three clubs ready to pounce on Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper, Kepa Arrizabalaga.

34-goal forward available in January for £27m if Arsenal want to...

Arsenal reportedly made an approach for Dries Mertens in the summer and the forward could be available for £27m in January if they want to try again.

Italian journalist claims Arsenal want Napoli manager who is out of...

Arsenal are monitoring Napoli manager's Maurizio Sarri's contract situation, according to reports.

Arsenal face competition from Serie A side for Barcelona 23-year-old

Arsenal face competition from Napoli for Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez, according to latest reports.

Arsenal-linked 32-year-old a target for Napoli

Napoli are ahead of Arsenal and Liverpool in the race for AS Monaco goalkeeper Danijel Subasic, according to latest reports.

Manchester City, Manchester United and Italian Serie A giants reportedly keen...

Arsenal youngster Marcus McGuane has been linked with a move away from the club this summer, with top clubs all over Europe reportedly interested in his signature.

Agent refutes claims of Arsenal bid but says player can leave

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

Only Messi, Ronaldo, Lewandowski and Higuaín have surpassed Arsenal's new signing...

Arsenal supporters will be delighted to hear Alexandre Lacazette is arguably the fifth-best striker in Europe, bettered by nobody in the Premier League over the last few years.

"We are going to sign Giroud for £20m"

Olivier Giroud
Everton scout Carlo Jacomuzzi has claimed the Toffees will sign Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud.

Arsenal told £15m target will not be leaving

Napoli midfielder Jorginho will not be leaving this summer, according to his agent.

The Mirror name five Alexis Sanchez replacements for Arsenal

The Mirror have suggested five players Arsenal could sign this summer should they lose Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez.

Inter to capitalise on Juventus’ dawdling on £20m star

Wojciech Szczesny
Despite Juventus lading the chase for Wojciech Szczesny’s signature, Inter Milan are reportedly looking to sign the Arsenal goalkeeper as there’s no official deal in place for him to move to Turin.

Arsenal no longer interested in £15m defender following Kolasinac arrival

Liverpool left back Alberto Moreno looks set to leave Anfield this summer but isn't believed to be a target for Arsenal this time round.

Napoli withdraw interest as Juventus close in on €15m signing

Szczesny (pictured) in action against Inter
Napoli have dropped their interest in Wojciech Szczesny, as they've been told he's decided on Juventus.

Who is the highly-rated Slovakian likened to Marek Hamsik who could...

Slovakian youngster Laszlo Benes could have been an Arsenal player, but now looks set to make waves in Germany.

Arsenal identify 23-year-old Bellerin replacement but Chelsea also interested

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Napoli right back Elseid Hysaj.

Arsenal target’s agent tells Chelsea £45m bid too low

Chelsea have been not to bother trying to sign Napoli winger, Lorenzo Insigne, by none other than the player's agent.

Everton set to sign Arsenal-target from Ajax this summer

Everton are said to be closing in on Arsenal-linked Davy Klaassen.

Liverpool interested in Arsenal and Atletico Madrid-linked winger

Arsenal, Liverpool and Atletico Madrid are all currently being linked with Southampton midfielder, Dusan Tadic.

Could this world class Arsenal star forfeit first team football with...

While Juventus have allegedly offered Wojciech Szczesny a €4m-per-year four-year deal, they've informed him that he'll also have to sit on the bench for a year before becoming number one.

Napoli striker “knows something” about Arsenal goalkeeper coming to the San...

Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik revealed he has insider information about Wojciech Szczesny’s potential move from Arsenal to the Stadium San Paolo this summer.

Milan and Napoli going head-to-head for Arsenal man this summer with...

Arsenal's goalkeeper Wojciech Szczsesny is set for a permanent move to the Serie A, with AC Milan and Napoli reportedly keen on his signature.

Juventus offer Arsenal £13.8m for world class 27-year-old

Wojciech Szczesny
According to reports emerging from the Italian media, Juventus are ready to snap up Wojciech Szczesny for £13.8m.

World class player agrees terms to leave Arsenal

Wojciech Szczesny has allegedly agreed to sign a permanent deal with Napoli.

Arsenal goalkeeper closing in on Napoli move this summer

Wojciech Szczesny is reportedly close to a move to Italian Serie A giants Napoli, having been offered a three-year deal to be the club’s first choice between the sticks in 2017/18.

Italians accept 27-year-old off to Arsenal this summer

Wojciech Szczesny looks increasingly likely to return to Arsenal this summer.

Szczesny to snub Napoli for Arsenal return

Wojciech Szczesny is reportedly set to snub Napoli in favour of staying at Arsenal.

Arsenal man becomes Napoli's 'number one target'

Napoli have reportedly now made Wojciech Szczesny their number one transfer target this summer.

Arsenal player talks set for 5th May

Wojciech Szczesny and his team are reportedly set to meet with Arsenal for talks over the goalkeeper's future on 5 May.

£10m Arsenal deal getting closer as another source makes claims

The rumour that Napoli are after Wojciech Szczesny has gathered momentum.

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

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

Attacking midfielder demanding €4.5m per year to sign

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Amid claims that Lorenzo Insigne is demanding more money and incentives from Napoli, it appears that Bayern Munich's interest in the winger has grown more serious.

Napoli winger stalls new deal amid Arsenal & Liverpool rumours

Apparent Arsenal target, Lorenzo Insigne, is reportedly playing hardball over signing a new deal with current club Napoli.

€50m: Agent confirms price Arsenal and Chelsea have to pay to...

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

Deal close for 25-year-old Napoli attacking midfielder after links with Arsenal

Lorenzo Insigne is reportedly set to sign a new contract with Napoli after being linked with Arsenal throughout February.

Arsenal scout Napoli pair again as ‘top summer targets’

Arsenal have reportedly been scouting Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne and Faouzi Ghoulam with media outlets claiming the pair are Arsenal’s top summer targets.

Arsenal scout Napoli winger, are ‘serious’

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Arsenal have reportedly been scouting Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne, watching him against Chievo this weekend.

Napoli highly interested in Arsenal goalkeeper - report

Wojciech Szczesny
According to reports coming from Italy, Napoli are the latest team to show an interest in Wojciech Szczesny.

Napoli and AC Milan monitor Olivier Giroud after striker confirms exit...

Olivier Giroud's rather odd interview with the French press this week appears to have put the likes of Napoli and AC Milan on high alert.

Arsenal and Liverpool interested in struggling Italy winger - report

Arsenal, Tottenham, Liverpool and Wolfsburg are all reportedly interested in signing Napoli winger, Lorenzo Insigne.

President confirms Arsenal had bid for World Class striker turned down...

Napoli’s president, Aurelio De Laurentiis has admitted that he turned down an offer from Arsenal for Gonzalo Higuain this summer.

Report: Icardi in London for Arsenal and Chelsea talks – again?!

Mauro Icardi and his agent are reportedly due in London for talks with Arsenal and Chelsea for about the 50th time this summer.

€70m Mauro Icardi offer plus €6.8m wages – report

Napoli have offered €70m for Inter Milan’s Mauro Icardi according to reports that appeared in Italy on Thursday, while raising the wages offered to the player from €6.5m to €6.8m a year until 2021.

Chelsea contact Inter over Icardi, Napoli also linked – report

There are two opposing stories coming out of the Italian media regarding Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi.

Wednesday Arsenal recap: Wenger’s future, Paul Pogba, Mahrez bid + more

Wednesday was full of the usual fun - I mean that sarcastically, of course - and some news.

Icardi to Arsenal latest – Striker set for Napoli meeting, new...

By this stage, I think we're all very much aware that Mauro Icardi isn't coming to Arsenal; in fact, he's being reported to have a meeting with Napoli soon.

Chelsea set to offer Oscar + cash for €65m Arsenal target...

Chelsea are reportedly ready to offer Oscar plus cash for Arsenal target, Mauro Icardi, who is valued at €65m by Inter Milan.

Icardi to Arsenal latest – Stick a fork in him, it’s...

Mauro Icardi will not be leaving Inter Milan after new manager, Frank de Boer, said he will be staying at the club.

Icardi update – meetings planned as Chelsea get interested and agent...

Although the press keep insisting Arsenal are trying to sign Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan it seems that Napoli may be the only club that are really doing anything about it.

Arsenal plan ridiculous Icardi offer – report

According to a number of reports on Thursday, Arsenal are getting ready to offer €35m plus Olivier Giroud to sign Mauro ICardi from Inter...

Icardi latest – Inter reportedly line up replacement amid Arsenal interest

The Italian media appear to be reporting that Inter Milan are lining up a move for AC Milan's Carlos Bacca but is there anything to it.

Icardi to Arsenal latest – Door open for exit

Napoli look like they are far more interested in signing Mauro Icardi than Arsenal in a transfer that has ‘Gonzalo Higuain’ written all over it.

Icardi to Arsenal – €60m Arsenal offer made – the latest

Arsenal and Mauro Icardi continued to get acquainted with each other this weekend as it was claimed that an offer has been made.

Arsenal and Inter come to €60m + €8m Icardi agreement –...

A website in Italy is claiming that Arsenal and Inter Milan have agreed a fee of €60m plus €8m in bonuses for their captain, Mauro Icardi.

Friday Arsenal recap – Wenger confirms hunt for striker, Mustafi and...

On Friday, we beat the MLS All-Stars, Wenger confirmed we'd be signing a new attacking option and we dug into the latest with the Mahrez and Mustafi rumours.

Former Arsenal target: I've been insulted

Gonzalo Higuain is now officially a Juventus player (let's never trust Napoli again) but has admitted that it's up to him to prove his steep price tag and that he understands the fans' anger.

Monday recap: Boys in the USA, Lacazette update, Inter inquiry +...

Monday saw the Gunners jet off to the USA, as well as more developments in a few transfer stories.

Diego Maradona blasts Juventus ‘fat cats’ over Higuain move

Diego Maradona is not a happy bunny, in fact, he's pretty livid about Gonzalo Higuain potentially signing for Juventus.

Icardi to Arsenal latest – Striker not going to Napoli

Despite previous reports, Inter Milan have said that Mauro Icardi is not for sale, at least not to Napoli.

Higuain has medical, did agent use Arsenal? Report

Sky Sports are reporting that Gonzalo Higuain has undergone a medical at Juventus in what is small surprise if true.

Higuain to Arsenal - €94m or no deal

Gonzalo Higuain’s €94m buyout clause has no expiry date despite reports that it ended at the end of June.

‘Not fair if Higuain goes to another Italian side’ Napoli president

Napoli’s president, Aurelio De Laurentiis, has stated, again, that Higuan will not go to Juventus and if he can help it, the striker won’t go to another Italian club.

Higuain to Arsenal – latest updates slow down as new narrative...

After a few days that felt quite frenzied, Tuesday was relatively calm in the wake of Juve and Napoli meeting to discuss Gonzalo Higuain.

Sunday recap: Higuain meeting, Icardi on the cards, Kos contract +...

Sunday was relatively quiet in terms of actual news but there was quite a lot of gossip around to get the internet in a tizzy.

Higuain to Arsenal – the latest

If you weren’t around much over the weekend, you’d have missed all the fun that was the Gonzalo Higuain transfer saga as it really kicked into life.

Higuain never said he wanted to leave – Napoli

Just when you think it seems certain that Gonzalo Higuain will be leaving, up pop Napoli to throw a little spanner in the works.

Massive Monday as Higuain transfer set for major update

If reports from Italy are to be believed, Monday is set to be a massive day in the saga that is Gonzalo Higiuain.

Are Arsenal really trying to sign Carlos Bacca ahead of West...

If you believe reports that came out over this weekend, Arsenal are trying to spend around £110m on two strikers with a combined age of 57.

Higuain to Arsenal blows up - what we know so far

If you think the coverage of the Gonzalo Higuain story is big in the UK media, you should see what’s going on in the Italian.

Agent: My world-class striker isn’t happy and wants out, Arsenal and...

Gonzalo Higuain’s agent, Nicolas Higuain, has told a radio station that his brother will not be signing a new deal with Napoli, prompting speculation that he could leave the Italian club this summer, with Arsenal, predictably, linked.

Arsenal and Liverpool interest tested with £47m + player bid

According to reports from Italy and Spain, Atletico Madrid have made an offer of €60m (£47m) PLUS midfielder Matias Kranevitter for Gonzalo Higuain.

Arsenal and Chelsea target gets massive telling off after hinting at...

Kalidou Koulibaly has, somewhat hilariously, been told off by Napoli.

Agent confirms defender will turn down Arsenal

Elseid Hysaj was the name on everybody's lips and at everybody's fingertips over the weekend but his agent insists he's staying at Napoli for at least another season.

Arsenal and Chelsea target hints at move away from Italy

Arsenal target, Kalidou Koulibaly, has given his biggest hint yet that he could be leaving Napoli this summer.

Arsenal twitter poised for meltdown as Higuain reportedly close to Liverpool...

The Goonersphere is just about ready to kick-off with Gonzalo Higuain reportedly on the brink of signing for Liverpool.

Napoli phone Arsenal man to check if deal is done

Wojciech Szczesny
Napoli have reportedly entered the race to sign Wojciech Szczesny with the Pole looking increasingly likely to spend next season away from the Emirates again.

Club president confirms Arsenal bid

Udinese president, Franco Soldati, has admitted that Arsenal has made an offer for striker, Duván Zapata.

Arsenal prioritise £30m Mertesacker replacement

Arsenal have allegedly identified Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly as the man they want to replace Per Mertesacker and he'll cost £30m.

Agent: Arsenal know him, if they offer, we talk

The agent of Napoli’s defensive midfielder, Jorginho, has claimed that Arsenal (and Real Madrid) are interested in signing his client. Sort of. At first, I thought...

Agent confirms Arsenal interest in superb Brazilian midfielder

Impressing at the base of Napoli's midfield this season, Brazilian-born Jorginho signed a new contract in December to keep him in Naples until 2020. Napoli...

Arsenal scouting Napoli midfielder - report

Reports are doing the rounds linking Arsenal with rising Napoli star Jorginho The reports all stem from some comments made by Jorginho's agent (Joao Santos) that...

Italian winger linked with January move to Arsenal

It's been a while since Arsenal have been linked with Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne, but now the links have returned. With all of the initial pre-transfer...

Agent confirms 'concrete' offer for Italian international

Are Arsenal looking at singing Lorenzo Insigne? Maybe? For all the depth at the club, there are no real replacements for Mesut Özil or Alexis...

Napoli star lined up to replace Spaniard

According to Marca Arsenal are waiting to complete the signing of Faouzi Ghoulam from Napoli before allowing Nacho Monreal to leave the club. We have already...

Reports - Arsenal launch mega bid for striker

by Lewis Ambrose Transfer stories don't get much more ridiculous than this one, with Arsenal linked with a huge bid for Gonzalo Higuaín. The Napoli forward...

Arsenal oddly linked with QPR reject

by Lewis Ambrose First it was Arturo Vidal, now it is Eduardo Vargas: the Italian press seem absolutely determined to sell us one of Alexis...