Dan Critchlow

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Arsenal fan since a young age, now a season ticket holder who enjoys writing, tweeting and making videos about the Gunners.
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New signing joins Arsenal pre-season trip to Scotland

Arsenal are travelling to Scotland today for their five-day pre-season training camp, and Nuno Tavares is among those making the trip.
Italy v England - UEFA EURO 2020 Final - Gareth Southgate stands dejected alongside Bukayo Saka and Jack Grealish following the UEFA Euro 2020 Final at Wembley Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday, July 11, 2021. Copyright: Mike Egerton

Grealish hits back at criticism he left vital penalty to Saka

Jack Grealish claims he wanted to take a penalty for England against Italy on Sunday, but it was Gareth Southgate's decision.
Leicester City's James Maddison reacts during the Premier League match at the King Power Stadium, Leicester. Issue date: Thursday, May 6, 2021. Copyright: Michael Regan

Bid expected: Arsenal offer James Maddison big wage increase

Arsenal have offered James Maddison a five-year deal with a significant salary increase, and a move to sign him is expected in the coming weeks.
Albert Sambi Lokonga pictured during a soccer game between RSC Anderlecht and KRC Racing Genk, Sunday 14 March 2021 in Brussels, in the semifinals of the Croky Cup Belgian cup. VIRGINIE LEFOUR

2nd incoming Arsenal signing arrives in London to complete move

Albert Sambi Lokonga has finally arrived in London to complete his transfer to Arsenal, with only the formalities left to sort.
AMSTERDAM - 28-01-2021, Ajax keeper Andre Onana during the match between Ajax and Willem II. Copyright: Imago Images

Arsenal risk losing target as he agrees personal terms with Lyon

Andre Onana's potential move to Arsenal is looking less and less likely, with the player now agreeing personal terms to join Lyon.
William Saliba OGC Nice - Khephren Thuram OGC Nice FOOTBALL : Lyon vs OGC Nice - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - Lyon - 23/05/2021 NorbertScanella/PanoramiC

Arsenal close to agreement over 2nd player's move to Marseille

Arsenal are close to concluding a loan deal to send William Saliba to Marseille for the season, according to a report from France.
MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Dan Micciche, Manager of Milton Keynes Dons during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Milton Keynes Dons and Coventry City at Stadium mk on January 27, 2018 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty Images)

Arsenal academy keep unbeaten pre-season going with 10-man draw

The Arsenal u18s kept their unbeaten pre-season run but had to settle for a draw as they were reduced to 10 men against Plymouth Argyle on Saturday.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

Details of William Saliba’s agent meeting with Arsenal emerge

Arsenal have made it clear to William Saliba's agent that they're still counting on him long-term, but he's expected to go on loan this summer.
Aron Sanchez with AD Cantolao (Photo: FPF)

Talented 18yo's Arsenal trial now off but deal still possible

Aron Sanchez is no longer set to join pre-season with Arsenal, but the option of a transfer hasn't been entirely ruled out.
WAREGEM, BELGIUM - DECEMBER 04: Albert Sambi Lokonga of Anderlecht celebrates after scoring the 1-2 goal during the Jupi

21yo midfielder turns down 2 Italian clubs to sign 5y deal with Arsenal

Albert Sambi Lokonga turned down two bids from Italy to join Arsenal on a deal to 2026, according to a report.
Lyon's French midfielder Houssem Aouar (L) dribbles during the French L1 football match between Girondins de Bordeaux and Lyon at the Matmut-Atlantique stadium in Bordeaux, southwestern France on September 11, 2020. (Photo by PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP via Getty Images)

Aouar’s agent in London reports not true but Arsenal make contact

Links between Houssem Aouar and Arsenal are hotting up, but contrary to claims on social media, his agent wasn't in London this week.

Arsenal u18s score 8 in 2 pre-season games

The Arsenal u18s made it back-to-back 4-0 wins on Thursday with a victory away to Tavistock AFC in their Devon training camp.

Trusted journalist drops big update on Smith Rowe contract amid Aston Villa interest

Arsenal are growing in confidence that they will soon secure a new five-year contract for Emile Smith Rowe, according to a report.
Kido Taylor-Hart with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

After months of discussions, highly-rated 18yo will sign Arsenal contract

Kido Taylor-Hart is set to sign a new contract with Arsenal, returning to pre-season training this week after his old deal expired.
Arthur Okonkwo signs a contract extension with Arsenal alongside Mikel Arteta and Edu (Photo via Arsenal.com)

New 3-year contract & shirt number: Arsenal academy prospect promoted to first team

Arthur Okonkwo has extended his contract with Arsenal and received a promotion to the first-team squad as their number three goalkeeper.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal lifts the FA Cup Trophy after his teams victory in the Heads Up FA Cup Final match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 01, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal confirm new policy for cup-final tickets

Arsenal have confirmed changes to their cup-final ticket policy, with a move seemingly designed to encourage home attendance.
Arsenal v Villarreal - UEFA Europa League - Semi Final - Second Leg - Emirates Stadium Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta reacts during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Thursday May 6, 2021.Copyright: John Walton

Amazon set to make documentary about Arsenal

Arsenal are set to be the next subject of an Amazon 'All Or Nothing' documentary, following the recent coverage of their North London rivals.
ESP: FC Barcelona. La Liga Santander. Miralem Pjanic of FC Barcelona on February 24, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. Copyright: PRESSINPHOTO

Arsenal tempted by Barcelona midfielder who wants to leave

Arsenal are the latest club to join the race to sign Barcelona midfielder Miralem Pjanic on loan for the season, according to a report.
Paul Onuachu of KRC Genk celebrates after winning the Jupiler Pro League Champions play-offs between KRC Genk and Club Brugge on May 07, 2021 in Genk, Belgium. Copyright: Vincent Van Doornick/Isosport

Agent admits 35-goal striker & boyhood fan would love to play for Arsenal

Paul Onuachu's agent has denied reports linking his client to Arsenal but admitted the forward would love to play for the Gunners.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 26: Tolaji Bola of Arsenal during the Arsenal 1st Team Training Session at London Colney on February 26, 2020, in St Albans, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal 22yo unlikely to feature in 1st team, Sheffield Wednesday interested

Sheffield Wednesday are considering a move for Tolaji Bola, according to a report, after his loan spell in League One last season.
Robbie Burton kicks the ball for GNK Dinamo (Photo via Burton on Twitter)

Former Arsenal midfielder wanted back in England

Former Arsenal midfielder Robbie Burton is attracting interest from England, with Dinamo Zagreb seemingly open to a loan.
Arsenal's Spanish defender Pablo Mari celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA Europa League 1st Round Group B football match between Arsenal and Rapid Vienna at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 3, 2020. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP) (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Besiktas want Arsenal 27yo but deal details make no sense

Besiktas are interested in a move for Pablo Mari this summer, but you'd imagine they aren't going to have much luck with the signing.
Lyon's forward Houssem Aouar celebrates after scoring a goal from the penalty-kick during the French L1 football match between Olympique Lyonnais (OL) and AS Monaco at the Groupama stadium in Decines-Charpieu, near Lyon, south-eastern France, on October 25, 2020. (Photo by PHILIPPE DESMAZES / AFP)

Arsenal are interested in Houssem Aouar but French reports problematic

Arsenal do hold a genuine interest in Houssem Aouar this summer, but the reports from France appear to be exaggerated.
Matteo Guendouzi signing for Marseille (Photo via OM.fr)

Does Guendouzi’s Marseille loan have an option or obligation to buy?

Matteo Guendouzi left Arsenal for Marseille on loan this week, but there's some confusion over whether it's a loan with an option or an obligation.
Denis Zakaria Mönchengladbach

12 months left: Arsenal join race for Euro 2020 midfielder with expiring deal

Arsenal have shown an interest in Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Denis Zakaria as he enters the last year of his deal.
Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal s Emile Smith Rowe celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday May 9, 2021. Copyright: Frank Augstein

Aston Villa prepare 3rd bid for Arsenal 20yo

Aston Villa are preparing a third bid for Emile Smith Rowe, after two failed offers and amid Arsenal's attempts to get him to extend.
Gabriel Martinelli with Brazil (Photo via Martinelli on Twitter)

Gabriel Martinelli learns his squad number for the Olympics

The squad numbers for the Tokyo Olympics have been confirmed, with the event kicking off in just over a fortnight now.
Takehiro Tomiyasu, JUNE 5, 2021 - International Friendly between U-24 Japan and U-24 Ghana. (Photo via Imago Images)

Arsenal in talks to sign €17m Tottenham target

Arsenal are in talks with Bologna over a potential deal for Tottenham Hotspur target Takehiro Tomiyasu, according to a report.
Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal FC during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 Leg 1 match between SL Benfica and Arsenal FC at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy on 18 February 2021. Copyright: Giuseppe Maffia

Arsenal star pulls out of international duty with worrying injury problem

Gabriel Magalhaes has had to pull out of the Olympics with an injury problem that puts the start of his season with Arsenal in doubt.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Gareth Southgate only likely to make 1 change for England semi-final

Gareth Southgate is considering bringing in Bukayo Saka as the only change to his England team that thrashed Ukraine in the last round.

David Ornstein recalls the player Reiss Nelson tipped for greatness in 2018

Reiss Nelson told David Ornstein that Bukayo Saka was the young player to watch all the way back in 2018, heaping praise on the young winger.
Arsenal's Icelandic goalkeeper Runar Alex Runarsson during the English League Cup quarter final football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium, in London on December 22, 2020. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP)

1.5 months of negotiations, Runar Alex Runarsson Arsenal exit agreed

Runar Alex Runarsson is closing in on a move to Turkish side Altay Spor, though the exact nature of the move isn't yet clear.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on October 25, 2020. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal will reject Inter Milan offer for 26yo

Inter Milan are looking at Hector Bellerin as a replacement for Achraf Hakimi, who is joining PSG, but they haven't met Arsenal's terms yet.
Lyon's forward Houssem Aouar arrives for a training session at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on July 30, 2020, on the eve of the French League Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Olympique Lyonnais (OL). (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal-linked 23yo speaks on reports he's forcing a transfer

Houssem Aouar denies that his current absence from pre-season training is part of a plan to leave the club, insisting he is unwell.
Andreas Georgson (L) and Daniel Andersson with Malmo (Photo via mff.se)

Arsenal coach leaves: Manchester City man signed to replace him

Arsenal set-piece coach Andreas Georgson will leave the club after less than a year, to be replaced by Manchester City man Nicolas Jover.
Mazeed Ogungbo scores a winner for the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Mazeed Ogungbo to sign Arsenal contract

Mazeed Ogungbo is set to sign professional terms with Arsenal after his existing deal expired last month, according to a report.
Berlin's Marcus Ingvartsen and Leverkusen's Edmond Tapsoba compete for the ball on 15/05/2021 at BayArena in Leverkusen. Copyright: Christopher Neundorf / Kirchner-Media

Arsenal bid for €60m Bayer Leverkusen 22yo rejected

Bayer Leverkusen turned down an offer from Arsenal for Edmond Tapsoba two weeks ago, according to a report.
England v Austria - International Friendly, Länderspiel, Nationalmannschaft - Riverside Stadium Austria s Xaver Schlager

Injury update on Bukayo Saka for England semi-final

Gareth Southgate has given an update on Bukayo Saka's fitness ahead of the European Championships semi-final on Wednesday.

Another 22yo set to leave Arsenal along with Guendouzi

Eddie Nketiah will leave Arsenal in the current transfer window, after talks over a new contract didn't bring a positive resolution.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi waves to the crowd at the end of the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Arsenal at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on November 9, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Arsenal 22yo posts social media farewell as he prepares to leave for good

Matteo Guendouzi has posted a farewell message to Arsenal and the fans, ahead of his imminent transfer to Marseille.