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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 him?
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.
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How much do Arsenal have to spend in January? Not as much as you'd...

The transfer window opens in hours, so we thought we'd take a look at how much the Gunners should have available to spend in January.
NAPLES, ITALY - APRIL 18: Unai Emery, manager of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final Second Leg match between S.S.C. Napoli and Arsenal at Stadio San Paolo on April 18, 2019 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

How much does Unai Emery earn?

If you've been wondering how much does Unai Emery earn, then you've come to the right place.
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How much money did Arsenal remove from their wage bill this summer?

Arsenal went into this summer hoping to clear a load of wages from their books and they've managed to do that to the tune of an astonishing £46m-a-year.

Arsenal owner won't be injecting more money into the club

Arsenal majority shareholder, Stan Kroenke, reportedly won't be injecting any money into the club despite being 'hungrier than ever' for success.

HMRC investigating 200 Premier League/Football League players and 29 agents

Almost 200 footballers in the Premier League and Football League and 29 agents are under investigation by HMRC as they expand their investigation into football’s use of image rights loopholes and tax-avoidance schemes.
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 players are out of contract 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 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.
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European Super League is coming and Arsenal will be involved

Recent leaks detailing talks between top clubs about forming a breakaway European Super League were splashed all over the back pages for about five minutes before they were replaced by another story.
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 21: Players of Real Madrid CF and Ral Madrid Basketball attend the opening of the new "Adidas" store at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium on February 21, 2013 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)

Adidas agree Real Madrid deal worth 47% more than Arsenal’s

Real Madrid are on the verge of agreeing a 10-year, €110m-a-year deal with Adidas that dwarfs the £65m-a-year deal Arsenal recently agreed with the German sportswear manufacturers.
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)

Tottenham close the gap on Arsenal's brand value as Manchester United lose ground

Arsenal's 'brand' is the 7th strongest in the world which will no doubt console all those fans unable to attend the Europa League final later this month.
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.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (R) fights for the ball with Montpellier's French forward Gaetan Laborde during the French L1 football match between Lille OSC (LOSC) and Montpellier Herault Sport Club (MHSC) at the Pierre Mauroy Stadium in Villeneuve-d'Ascq, on December 13, 2019. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI / AFP)

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!

Liverpool premium, corruption, hypocrisy & more: Stories you might have missed

It’s been quiet out there in Arsenal land all week, so here is a quick round-up of some wider football stories you might have missed but which caught my eye.

Do Arsenal really not have any money for transfers?

The media has been reporting to fans that Arsenal didn't have any money for signings on deadline day, but is this true?
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 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
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?
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TV companies prefer awful Arsenal football to best Tottenham side ever

Arsenal will reportedly earn as much TV money as Manchester City and Manchester United by the time Xmas rolls around.

How much do Arsenal players get paid?

Who earns what at Arsenal? Let's take a look at Arsenal's wages.

Tottenham only make £3m more than Arsenal despite CL Final, Liverpool top

Arsenal earned £142m from TV revenue last year, leaving them 6th in the table when the top five leagues were analysed.
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?

Arsenal accounts released showing pre-tax loss

Arsenal have released their accounts for the year ending 31 May 2019 and it shows a huge drop from a pre-tax profit of £97.4m to a pre-tax loss of £23.5m.
BATH, ENGLAND - APRIL 04: In this photo illustration the new £1 pound coin is seen on April 4, 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 by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

How much do Arsenal have to pay to sack Unai Emery?

The Arsenal head coach's contract runs until the end of next season, so if Arsenal want to get rid of him before then, they're going to have cough up, but how much do Arsenal have to pay to sack Unai Emery?
Uzbek-born Russian businessman Alisher Usmanov attends a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahayan during their meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow September 12, 2013. AFP PHOTO / POOL / MAXIM SHEMETOV

Former Arsenal billionaire confirms Everton investment desire: All you need to know

Former Arsenal shareholder, Alisher Usmanov, wants to invest in Everton in a bid to return to top-level football ownership.
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

Ex Barcelona boss to go on trial for money laundering

Former Barcelona president, Sandro Rosell, will stand trial in February for money laundering according to an AFP report that cites Spanish judicial sources.

Bank of England announces new £50 notes

The Bank of England have confirmed that they will be keeping the £50 note as part of the British currency and they will be reissuing it as a ‘new modern polymer note’.
Saint-Etienne's French defender William Saliba gestures during the French L1 football match between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne (ASSE) on October 20, 2019, at the Matmut Atlantique stadium in Bordeaux, southwestern France. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT / AFP / Getty Images)

Arsenal could face legal battle over €2.5m Saliba clause

Arsenal could be set for a legal battle over a bonus clause in their contract with Saint-Etienne for the transfer of William Saliba, according to reports in France.

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 sign new commercial agreement

Arsenal have agreed another commercial partnership, this time signing up with Ganzberg beer as a regional partner in Cambodia.

You won't believe the state of Arsenal's finances

David Ornstein claims that Arsenal can't afford to bring in any major new signings, with Oxlade-Chamberlain departing for a club record fee.
LYON, FRANCE - JULY 07: Megan Rapinoe of the USA lifts the FIFA Women's World Cup Trophy following her team's victory in the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup France Final match between The United States of America and The Netherlands at Stade de Lyon on July 07, 2019 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)

Mexico vs USA shows why USWNT deserves equal pay

On Sunday afternoon the USA Women's team became World Champions for the fourth time while their men's team lost the Gold Cup final to Mexico a few hours later. Guess who gets paid more?
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.
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.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MAY 11: Jordan Nobbs of Arsenal celebrates with the Women's Super League trophy after the WSL match between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Women at Meadow Park on May 11, 2019 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal strike historic partnership agreement with legend named lead ambassador

Arsenal women have struck their first major partnership deal, lining up Mastercard as an official partner with Alex Scott given a prominent role.
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?

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