Monthly Archives: July 2017

Inter win the race to sign Dalbert

Inter Milan are reportedly set to win the race to sign Nice defender, Dalbert, despite apparent interest from Arsenal.
Arsenal's English defender Carl Jenkinson celebrates scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Norwich City and Arsenal at Carrow Road in Norwich on May 11, 2014. (LINDSEY PARNABY/AFP/Getty Images)

Jenkinson in three-way transfer tug-of-war

Arsenal have reportedly had offers from Cagliari, Sassuolo and Hellas Verona for Carl Jenkinson.
David Ospina

Ospina: ‘I will fight to the end for Arsenal place’

David Ospina has delivered the news most Gooners have been dreading: he's staying to fight for his place at Arsenal.
Antonio Conte of Chelsea

Arsenal boosted ahead of Community Shield clash after Conte admission

Antonio Conte has admitted that his Chelsea side are 'tired' ahead of their Community Shield clash with Arsenal.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 10: Thomas Vermaelen poses as he is unveiled as a new player for FC Barcelona at the Camp Nou stadium on August 10, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal and Barcelona defender returning to the Premier League

Thomas Vermaelen could be returning to the Premier League as West Brom are reportedly considering a move for him.

Courtois: ‘Arsenal will miss Alexis but they still have quality’

Chelsea goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois, believes that although Arsenal will miss Alexis Sanchez if he leaves this summer, it won't be the end of the world.

Lacazette warned the “fast and physical” Premier League could prove difficult

Arsenal legend, David Seaman, has admitted that it could take Alexandre Lacazette a while to get used to the 'fast and physical' Premier League.

Jadon Sancho fails to train for Man City amid Arsenal interest

Jadon Sancho has reportedly failed to turn up for training with Manchester City on 'several occasions' amid claims that Arsenal are interested in signing him.

What happened between Alexis Sanchez and Barcelona & the answer to his Arsenal future

Considering the media hoopla currently surrounding Alexis Sanchez and his future, we looked back to three years ago when he signed for Arsenal from Barcelona. What happened and was there all this fuss then?
Lucas Perez v Southampton

Newcastle and Deportivo keen to sign Lucas

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.
Perry Groves

Perry Groves: ‘Wenger is spinning a story on the contract fiasco’

Former Arsenal player Perry Groves has said the Gunners have messed up letting so many contracts run down and believes Huss Famhy was a smokescreen to fool supporters.

Wenger: ‘Having players in final year of contract is ideal’

Arsene Wenger has claimed that having players in the final year of their contract is an "ideal situation."

Barcelona could turn to Ozil if they fail in Coutinho pursuit

Barcelona will try to sign Mesut Ozil for £53m if they can't sign Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho.

Arsenal ‘battling’ for Yann Karamoh

Arsenal are said to be "battling" for France U21 international Yann Karamoh.
Alexandre Lacazette

Wenger curtails Lacazette expectations

Arsene Wenger has said that Alexandre Lacazette will need one or two months to adapt to the Premier League.

Mertesacker full of praise for “outstanding” Kolasinac

Per Mertesacker has been impressed by new Arsenal signing Sead Kolasinac. 

Wenger admits long tours in pre-season can cause a slow start

Arsene Wenger has admitted that long pre-season tours can lead to slow starts in the Premier League.

Fury as Kroenke launches bloodsport channel

Arsenal's majority shareholder Stan Kroenke has launched a new bloodsport channel in the UK.

Are Carl Jenkinson’s wages stopping move from Arsenal?

Despite interest from other clubs, wages could be preventing Carl Jenkinson's departure from Arsenal ahead of the new season.

Are Liverpool trying to hijack Arsenal’s deal for Lemar?

Liverpool will join the race for Monaco's Thomas Lemar should they lose Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona.

Arsenal confirm the signing of talented winger

Arsenal have signed Emile Smith Rowe to his first professional contract, having graduated from the Hale End academy.

Could Alexis Sanchez hand Arsenal a transfer request?

Alexis Sanchez could hand in a transfer request to force a move to Manchester City.
Hector Bellerin

Is Bellerin sending a message to Arsenal and Barcelona fans?

Hector Bellerin may have sent a message to Arsenal and Barcelona fans. 

Wenger confirms duo will miss Chelsea Community Shield clash

Arsene Wenger has ruled Shkodran Mustafi and Francis Coquelin out of Sunday's Community Shield.

Wenger says Lucas will play for Arsenal next season

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

Jodie Taylor scores historic goal for England

Arsenal striker Jodie Taylor scored a historic winner to send England through to the semi-finals of the European Championship.

Arsenal in the papers: Monday, 31 July

Despite there seemingly being a lot going on at Arsenal over the weekend, just two stories dominate the papers this morning.
Alexis sick. Picture: Telegraph

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.

Arsene Wenger confirms Thomas Lemar Arsenal negotiations

Arsenal aren’t prepared to give up on their pursuit for Thomas Lemar and latest reports reveal the Gunners could make an improved fourth bid after Monaco rejected their third offer.

Arsenal German feeling great after returning to club

Shkodran Mustafi made his return for Arsenal after being afforded an extended holiday due to him playing in the Confederations Cup, but where is Alexis?

Arsenal suffer ‘setback’ in pursuit of Mahrez

Arsenal have reportedly suffered a 'setback' in their pursuit of Riyad Mahrez.

Chelsea ‘ready’ to face Arsenal says Courtois

Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois insists that the Blues are 'ready' to face Arsenal in the Community Shield.

Joel Campbell gives Arsenal fans intriguing recovery update

On Saturday, Joel Campbell shared a video of himself receiving what appears to be infrared therapy on his injured knee.

Watford in ‘advanced talks’ over Gibbs

Watford are reportedly in advanced talks with Arsenal over a move for Kieran Gibbs.
Ross Barkley

Is Ross Barkley what Arsenal need?

Ross Barkley looks certain to leave Everton this summer, but he's not someone who's needed at Arsenal.
Arsenal fans

Arsenal fans deliver verdict after preseason and it’s not good

Arsenal have finished their six pre-season games before the Community Shield on 6 August, so what have Gooners made of it?

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s 2-1 loss against Sevilla

It might only be pre-season but it's never pleasant to lose, is it?

Exclusively drawn Arsenal legend August wallpapers & social media covers

We go again! The summer has been long and full of transfer gossip, not so full of Arsenal transfers, and new season is upon us!...

Player focus: Ox shines despite Arsenal’s loss to Sevilla

Despite Arsenal losing 2-1 in the Emirates Cup to Sevilla, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was one of the best players on the pitch.

The good, bad and sort your hair out Arsenal player ratings v Sevilla

Arsenal won the Emirates Cup despite losing to Sevilla and here are the Arsenal player ratings. There were certainly a number of concerns raised - like will the midfield be more solid by next week - but how did the players get on individually?