Arsenal Money

Keep up-to-date on the latest financial issues impacting Arsenal

Manchester United, ManU fan protest - Old Trafford Fans holds up a banner as they protest against the Glazer family, owners of Manchester United, before their Premier League match against Liverpool at Old Trafford, Manchester. Issue date: Sunday May 2, 2021. Copyright: Barrington Coombs

£200m Manchester United blow serves as warning to Arsenal

Manchester United have lost a 10-year, £200m sponsorship deal in the wake of their fans' anti-Glazers protest and Arsenal need to be careful they don't start losing deals, too.
Arsenal money

Arsenal to repay taxpayers’ loan as Tottenham roll theirs over

Arsenal are expected to repay the loan they took out from the government in full this month while Tottenham have opted to roll their repayments over for a year.
European Super League money

Arsenal fined £7m by UEFA for Super League nonsense

Arsenal and the other clubs involved have reportedly been fined £7m by UEFA for their part in attempting to breakaway to form a European Super League.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke on the sidelines before playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)

Arsenal ARE up for sale despite Kroenke’s denial

Arsenal are for sale and Stan Kroenke quoted a price of £1.7 billion just two years ago despite his insistence that they are not looking to sell.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: Owner Stan Kroenke of the Los Angeles Rams looks on prior to a game against the Indianapolis Colts at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 10, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Arsenal owner one of the stingiest billionaires in world

Stan Kroenke may be worth a whole heap of money but that doesn’t mean he does anything good with it and in 2018 he was named one of the worst when it comes to charitable giving.
Arsenal fans hold up a banner against Arsenal's majority owner Stan Kroenke during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Everton at the Emirates Stadium in London on May 21, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Justin TALLIS

Episode 284: Arsenal & the Super League: Yes or no?

It has certainly been an interesting week for both Arsenal Football Club, and football as a whole.
Mikel Arteta vs Burnley (Photo by Laurence Griffiths / POOL / AFP)

European Super League: All the developments you need to know (and might have missed)

It has been a whirlwind day, so I thought I'd round up a number of points that probably got lost in amongst all the madness.
BATH, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 13: In this photo illustration, £1 coins are seen with the new £10 note on October 13, 2017 in Bath, England. Currency experts have warned that as the uncertainty surrounding Brexit continues, the value of the British pound, which has remained depressed against the US dollar and the euro since the UK voted to leave in the EU referendum, is likely to fluctuate. (Photo Illustration by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Hate capitalism, not Arsenal: European Super League

There is, naturally, a lot of anger around about the nerve of the 'top' 12 teams, wanting to re-orientate football but it's no surprise.

What does Arsenal’s draw against Fulham even mean now?

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Tactics Board, we review Arsenal's 1-1 draw with Fulham and ask if it even matters any more?
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke on the sidelines before playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)

What lies at the heart of the European Super League

It's frustrating to read only people who 'hate' football could come up with a plan as heinous at the European Super League when it's much more simple than that.
European Super League money

Moving Arsenal from London: Stan Kroneke and the European Super League dream

The European Super League is coming and, if Stan Kroneke gets his way, it could be the end of football as we know it with Arsenal going truly global

Barcelona top Forbes’ list, Arsenal 8th

Barcelona top Forbes' Soccer Business Most Valuable Clubs list with Arsenal valued at $2.8bn in 8th place.
Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on January 26, 2021. (Photo by Frank Augstein / POOL / AFP)

Bukayo Saka’s value rockets by £18m

Bukayo Saka has become one of the hottest young names in football but what is the Arsenal kid now worth?
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on January 21, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Gabriel Martinelli’s Arsenal contract

Gabriel Martinelli followed Bukayo Saka's lead and signed a new deal with the club on Friday, with reports suggesting it could take him to 2025.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on January 21, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

How much do Arsenal pay Gabriel Martinelli?

Gabriel Martinelli signed a new contract with Arsenal in July 2020, so how much do Arsenal pay Gabriel Martinelli?
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 do NOT have to pay another €1m for Pablo Mari after Manchester City...

Arsenal paid Flamengo a lot less for Pablo Mari than initial reports suggested, according to the Brazilian clubs vice president of finance.
arsenal and sportsbet.io

Top FC Arsenal Partners

Arsenal FC is a professional club formed by a group of cannon makers in 1886 at the Woolwich Arsenal. It is popularly known as “the...
Mat Ryan after signing for Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal.com)

How much are Arsenal paying Maty Ryan?

Arsenal announced the signing of Maty Ryan in a rare unexpected transfer, but how much will the Australian cost over the cost of the next six months?
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

What Arsenal players are out of contract in the summer?

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang agreed a new deal but there are quite a few players with expiring contracts at Arsenal
Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil warms up for the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 15, 2019.

Mesut Ozil to get loyalty bonus for seeing out Arsenal contract

Mesut Ozil will reportedly receive a loyalty bonus should he see out the full five years of his current Arsenal contract.
Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (C) celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the English FA Community Shield football match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium in north London on August 29, 2020. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS / POOL / AFP)

What Arsenal player contracts are up next summer?

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang agreed a new deal but he wasn't the only player of contract next summer, so who else only has one year left?
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette (L) celebrates scoring the opening goal with Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (R) who provided the assist during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium in London on September 19, 2020. (Photo by Julian Finney / POOL / AFP)

51 players who’ve cost Arsenal the most

Arsenal aren't known as big spenders, something that is evident when you see their 51 most expensive players.

Arsenal get rid of Gunnersaurus but Mesut Ozil offers to assist

Arsenal have got rid of Gunnersaurus in a 'cost cutting' exercise after deeming his role unnecessary but Mesut Ozil has offered to assist
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

How much are Arsenal paying Gabriel Magalhaes?

Gabriel Magalhaes is now an Arsenal player but how much will he be paid? Less than he'd get at other clubs, that's for sure!
Arsenal's Brazilian striker Gabriel Martinelli looks on during the English FA Cup fourth round football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 27, 2020. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

How much do Arsenal players earn?

How much do Arsenal players earn, when are Arsenal player's contracts up and are they worth more or less than when Arsenal bought them?
sportsbet.io

Arsenal announce new partner on £4.5m 3-year-deal

Arsenal  have announced a new partnership with Sportsbet.io who, apparently, hail from the 'tech hotbed of Yallinn, Estonia.'
CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal sits on the bench before the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Where would a €24m fee for Lucas Torreira rank in Arsenal’s top sales?

Arsenal have reportedly accepted a €24m offer for Lucas Torreira so where would that rank in terms of Arsenal's record sales to date?
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal FC celebrates scoring his sides first goal with teammates during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 second leg match between Arsenal FC and Olympiacos FC at Emirates Stadium on February 27, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

How much will Arsenal earn from the Europa League?

Arsenal only made the last-32 of the Europa League last season but the money they earned emphases its importance, especially if they can go further in 2020/21.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta reacts during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Watford at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 26, 2020. (Photo by NEIL HALL / POOL / AFP)

4 players Arteta seems to want but Arsenal don’t

Over the last few weeks became clear that the final say on what players come and go at Arsenal did not rest with Mikel Arteta but with Raul Sanllehi and Edu above him, but now Sanllehi has gone, will things change?
Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian arrives at Chelsea's Cobham training facility in Stoke D'Abernon, southwest of London on May 19, 2020 as training resumes for the first time since the Premier League was halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP) (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

‘Free’ Arsenal transfer to cost £35m and comes with 4th year option

Thanks to his agent, Willian's wages will double at Arsenal and cost the club around £35m despite claims he was taking a paycut to sign.
BATH, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 13: In this photo illustration, £1 coins are seen with the new £10 note on October 13, 2017 in Bath, England. Currency experts have warned that as the uncertainty surrounding Brexit continues, the value of the British pound, which has remained depressed against the US dollar and the euro since the UK voted to leave in the EU referendum, is likely to fluctuate. (Photo Illustration by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s value drops 18.8% as €751 million knocked off football values

Real Madrid's brand value declined by 14% to €1,419 million but Arsenal's declined by a larger percent due to the global pandemic
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta (R) embraces Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil (L) on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 1, 2020. - Arsenal won the game 2-0. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP)

Mesut Ozil refusal costs him his Arsenal career

As more details emerge about the people being cut from Arsenal's wage bill, Mesut Ozil's pay cut stance, for which he was pilloried, seems like it was the right one and might even be the reason he isn't playing.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 25: An Emirates plane takes off as racehorses are seen exercising during a recovery session at Botany Bay on March 25, 2020 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Evans/Getty Images)

Emirates Airline offers free funeral if you catch Covid

Arsenal's main shirt and stadium sponsors, Emirates Airlines, are offering a free funeral to anyone who catches Covid during their trip, along with money to cover medical expenses.
Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 4, 2020. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth / POOL / AFP)

What Bukayo Saka gets paid with new Arsenal contract

Bukayo Saka salary details show the Arsenal forward earns £535-per-hour in his new, extended and improved contract
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 02: Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City reatcs during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on February 02, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Why Pep Guardiola looks daft after rant about Arsenal and Arsene Wenger

Pep Guardiola has decided to come out swinging after Manchester City were cleared on a technicality of being massive financial cheats, pity he didn't bother to check his facts first when taking aim at Arsenal and Arsene Wenger.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 03: A general view of the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Crystal Palace at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Surely Tottenham will take 'worst season ticket' headlines from Arsenal after this

When it comes to season tickets, we always hear about how Arsenal's is the most expensive in the Premier League (it isn't as it gives more games than the others) but Spurs look set to ensure they take all the season ticket headlines with their latest move.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Cedric of Southampton arrives at the ground ahead of the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Southampton FC at Selhurst Park on January 21, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

How much is this 'free' agent actually costing Arsenal?

Cedric Soares has yet to feature for Arsenal despite signing on loan in January but the club have already confirmed he will become a permanent player for the club on a 'long-term' deal, so how much will he cost?
William Saliba applauding the fans (Photo via Saliba on Instagram)

How much will Arsenal pay their £27m signing per week?

Arsenal signed William Saliba last summer but he will arrive ahead of the new season as an actual new player and he isn't coming cheap.

Arsenal’s sponsorship deal with VBet

Arsenal’s and VBet: The Relationship In 2016 Arsenal announced its partnership with BetConstruct and the relationship was very much seen as an opportunity to develop...
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (R) and Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil smile as Arsenal players celebrate their victory over Chelsea in the English FA Cup final football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley stadium in London on May 27, 2017. (ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil’s wages explained by Arsene Wenger

As Arsenal try to get rid of Mesut Ozil while the German shows no sign of leaving and no clubs want to match his wages, let's look at the reason Arsene Wenger gave for offering him £350kpw in the first place.