English referee Anthony Taylor shows a red card to Arsenal's French-born Ivorian midfielder Nicolas Pepe (R) after he clashes with Leeds United's Macedonian midfielder Ezgjan Alioski during the English Premier League football match between Leeds United and Arsenal at Elland Road in Leeds, northern England on November 22, 2020. (Photo by MOLLY DARLINGTON / POOL / AFP)

Arteta makes decision on Pepe for Arsenal squad vs Molde

Nicolas Pepe is holding talks with Mikel Arteta today, but he will be part of the Arsenal squad travelling to Norway for Thursday's Europa League clash.

Arsenal want to pay key target's release clause in instalments

Arsenal want to meet Dominik Szoboszlai's release clause in three yearly instalments, rather than an upfront sum, according to a report.
MADRID, SPAIN - JULY 02: Isco (R) and Vinicius Junior of Real Madrid warm up for the Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Getafe CF at Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano on July 02, 2020 in Madrid, Spain. 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 Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal eye 2nd Real Madrid midfielder loan for January

Arsenal haven't been linked with a move for Real Madrid's Isco for 2 years but it seems as if we could be interested in a January loan move.
Mikel Arteta speaks with Folarin Balogun ahead of his debut against Dundalk (Photo via Twitter)

Arsenal back in talks with player whose deal expires in June

Arsenal have restarted contract negotiations with young academy striker Folarin Balogun, according to David Ornstein.
England's manager Gareth Southgate (L) gives advice to England's midfielder Jude Bellingham (R) before bringing him on to make his debut during the international friendly football match between England and Republic of Ireland at Wembley stadium in north London on November 12, 2020. (Photo by CARL RECINE / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal agreement in place, Mislintat departure cost Jude Bellingham signature

Tony Adams believes Arsenal had an agreement to sign Bellingham from Birmingham but Mislintat's departure and Edu's arrival meant the deal fell through.
William Saliba with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

AC Milan tried to buy William Saliba from Arsenal this summer

AC Milan wanted to sign William Saliba on a permanent deal over the summer, but Arsenal immediately rejected the request.
Arsenal's Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos pleads with Referee Graham Scott after receiving a yellow card during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Brighton and Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 5, 2019. (Photo by Ben STANSALL / AFP)

Liverpool probably not interested in move for out-of-favour Arsenal star

Liverpool are running out of central defenders so quickly that they have been linked with a move for Sokratis but all may not be what it seems.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 25: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal looks dejected after conceding their sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on October 25, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Will Oliver - Pool/Getty Images)

Fans won't be happy Arsenal turned down Roma offer for 29-year-old

Arsenal reportedly turned down a late offer from Roma for Alexandre Lacazette as they didn't believe it was high enough.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich 32-year-old won’t get new deal: Arsenal interested in free transfer

Jerome Boateng won't get a new contract with Bayern Munich, making him available for a free transfer this summer with Arsenal interested.
Mitchel Bergkamp

Arsenal make decision on Dennis Bergkamp’s son after trial

Arsenal have reportedly turned down the chance to sign Dennis Bergkamp's son after the midfielder spent time on trial with the club.

5 Arsenal stories you must read this weekend

To save you having to wade through a ton of sites, we've done that for you to pick out the Arsenal stories you might not want to miss.
Oriji Uzor Kalu

Kalu wants to buy 35% of Arsenal

Whether incumbent Nigerian senator, Orji Uzor Kalu actually wants to invest in Arsenal or is just using their name to raise his profile, it's hard to say.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Granit Xhaka 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 28-year-old reluctant to join Inter amid swap deal talk

Granit Xhaka is reportedly putting an early end to the chances of a swap deal with Inter Milan, showing reluctance to move.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang builds stunning new 7-bedroom mansion

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has used some of his massive pay rise at Arsenal to build an even bigger house in London.
BUDAPEST, HUNGARY - NOVEMBER 15: Dominik Szoboszlai of Hungary looks on during the UEFA Nations League group stage match between Hungary and Serbia at Puskas Arena on November 15, 2020 in Budapest, Hungary. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Laszlo Szirtesi/Getty Images)

Arsenal open talks with Szoboszlai camp over potential transfer

Arsenal have reportedly opened communication channels with Dominik Szoboszlai's camp, holding initial talks over a potential transfer.
Ovie Ejeheri with Arsenal (Photo via Ejeheri on Instagram)

Growing fight to secure Arsenal youth goalkeeper's services at club & international level

England, Nigeria, and Uganda are involved in a three-way battle to secure the international services of Ovie Ejeheri, according to a report.
Omar Rekik with Hertha BSC (Photo via Rekik on Instagram)

Arsenal already have agreement in place to sign defender in January

Arsenal already have an agreement in place to sign Omar Rekik in January, after trying to push a deal through over the summer.
BUDAPEST, HUNGARY - NOVEMBER 15: Dominik Szoboszlai of Hungary looks on during the UEFA Nations League group stage match between Hungary and Serbia at Puskas Arena on November 15, 2020 in Budapest, Hungary. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Laszlo Szirtesi/Getty Images)

Arsenal Szoboszlai boost as agent admits player closer to leaving

Dominik Szoboszlai's agent claims his client is now getting closer to leaving RB Salzburg

Willian sucks up to Arteta but is still in trouble with Arsenal

Willian has been singing Mikel Arteta's praises but it remains to be seen if that's enough to save him the manager's wrath for being a naughty boy.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 08, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Bernd Leno gives honest opinion about teammate while on international duty

Bernd Leno has become the latest Arsenal person to give his opinion on Mesut Ozil and his situation.
VALENCIA, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 22: Aitor Fernandez of Levante UD celebrates his sides first goal during the La Liga match between Levante UD and Real Madrid CF at Ciutat de Valencia on February 22, 2020 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by Eric Alonso/Getty Images)

Arsenal are 1 one of them: 29yo confirms Arsenal want to sign him

Levante's goalkeeper, Aitor Fernandez, has confirmed that Arsenal have been in touch with him to discuss a move to London.

Italian media: Arsenal propose Xhaka-Eriksen swap deal

Arsenal are proposing a swap deal to Inter Milan involving Christian Eriksen and Granit Xhaka, according to a report in Italy.
LUTON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: (L-R) Sead Kolasinac and Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal at Luton Airport on October 21, 2020 in Luton, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Barcelona want Shkodran Mustafi if Chelsea or Liverpool moves fail

Barcelona are considering a move for Shkodran Mustafi on loan with the German out of contract next summer and not looking like he will sign a new one.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 28: William Saliba of Arsenal during the Arsenal training session ahead of the UEFA Europa League Group B stage match between Arsenal FC and Dundalk FC at London Colney on October 28, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Saint-Etienne have an advantage to sign Arsenal player in January

Saint-Etienne have an advantage in the race to sign William Saliba on loan in January, but AC Milan are also interested, according to a report.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the FA Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 27, 2020 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Torino want to sign unwanted £27m Arsenal midfielder in January

Torino have not given up hope of signing Lucas Torreira despite Arsenal turning down an offer from them in the summer.
Arsenal's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka celebrates after scoring a goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 1, 2020. (Photo by MIKE EGERTON / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal man's substitution blamed for defeat

Switzerland fans are not happy with their national team manager after he substituted Granit Xhaka in their 2-1 defeat by Belgium.
Omari Hutchinson signs his 1st pro contract for Arsenal. Arsenal Training Ground. London Colney, Herts, 30/10/20. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Arsenal confirm pro contract for talented 17-year-old

Arsenal announced this week that Omari Hutchinson has signed his first professional contract with the club, after turning 17 last month.
MADRID, SPAIN: Dominik Szoboszlai of RB Salzburg celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A stage match between Atletico Madrid and RB Salzburg at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on October 27, 2020. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal target's agent denies reports of transfer agreement

Dominik Szoboszlai's agent Matyas Esterhazy denies the recent reports that his client is close to a move to RB Leipzig.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Christopher Nkunku of RB Leipzig celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group H stage match between RB Leipzig and Paris Saint-Germain at Red Bull Arena on November 04, 2020. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Nkunku draws interest from Arsenal for potential transfer

Christopher Nkunku is catching the eye at Arsenal, who are dealing with the player ahead of a potential transfer, according to a report.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA: Dominik Szoboszlai of RB Salzburg in action during the UEFA Champions League Group A stage match between RB Salzburg and Lokomotiv Moskva at Red Bull Arena on October 21, 2020. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Arsenal target on verge of €20m move to RB Leipzig

Arsenal-linked Dominik Szoboszlai is on the verge of completing a winter transfer from RB Salzburg to RB Leipzig, according to reports in Germany.
LANUS, ARGENTINA - OCTOBER 28: Brenner of Sao Paulo celebrates after scoring the second goal of his team during a second round match of Copa CONMEBOL Sudamericana 2020 between Lanus and Sao Paulo at Estadio Ciudad de Lanus (La Fortaleza) on October 28, 2020. (Photo by Agustin Marcarian-Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal in for 15-goal 20-year-old Brazilian forward

Arsenal are one of the clubs with an interest in 20-year-old Brazil centre-forward Brenner, according to reports in Italy.
Nicolas Pepe via Arsenal.com

How Nicolas Pepe can fulfil his potential at Arsenal

Nicolas Pepe scored a stunner against Dundalk so is this the start of him paying it his seriously questionable £72m fee?
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts to scoring the winning penalty as he jumps into the arms of Arsenal's Argentinian goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez during the shoot-out during the English FA Community Shield football match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium in north London on August 29, 2020. (Photo by ANDREW COULDRIDGE/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang gives details of the text Emi Martinez sent him before today's game

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang revealed the text message Emi Martinez sent to him ahead of the Arsenal clash with Aston Villa on Sunday.
MADRID, SPAIN: Dominik Szoboszlai of RB Salzburg celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A stage match between Atletico Madrid and RB Salzburg at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on October 27, 2020. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Fabrizio Romano gives update on Arsenal pursuit of €25m midfielder

Fabrizio Romano provided an update on Arsenal's interest in Dominik Szoboszlai this week, confirming they're following the player.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Pablo Mari of Arsenal FC looks on prior to the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Arsenal paying €12m less for injured 27-year-old Spaniard than claimed

Arsenal paid Flamengo a lot less for Pablo Mari than initial reports suggested, according to the Brazilian clubs vice president of finance.
Arsenal's Argentinian goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez gives indications during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 1, 2020. (Photo by MIKE EGERTON / POOL / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo by MIKE EGERTON/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Emi Martinez almost signed new Arsenal contract until…

It was reported that Emi Martinez was close to signing a new contract with Arsenal but then he signed for Aston Villa, so what happened?
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)

Lyon chief gives details on Arsenal attempt to sign Aouar

Lyon general manager Vincent Ponsot confirms Arsenal made an offer for Houssem Aouar over the summer, but he claims it was "below the market value".
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA: Dominik Szoboszlai of RB Salzburg in action during the UEFA Champions League Group A stage match between RB Salzburg and Lokomotiv Moskva at Red Bull Arena on October 21, 2020. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Agent confirms Arsenal interest in 20-year-old with €25m release clause

The agent of Dominik Szoboszlai claims Arsenal's interest in his client is real, amid reports of a €25m release clause in the player's contract.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Gabriel of Arsenal holds off Enda Stevens of Sheffield United during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 04, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - Pool/Getty Images)

Pepe explains his role in convincing Gabriel to sign for Arsenal

Nicolas Pepe and David Luiz helped convince Gabriel Magalhaes to move to Arsenal this summer, according to quotes from Pepe and Gabriel.
Mikel Arteta speaks with Folarin Balogun ahead of his debut against Dundalk (Photo via Twitter)

Sheffield United circle for highly-rated Arsenal youngster left out on Thursday

Sheffield United will continue to follow Folarin Balogun's situation despite an unsuccessful summer move and their signing of Rhian Brewster.