Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi gestures to supporters as he leaves after the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on February 2, 2020. - The game finished 0-0. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

2 Arsenal players make top-3 most valuable u21 central midfielders in the world

Matteo Guendouzi and Joe Willock are two of the most valuable u21 central midfielders in the world, according to Transfermarkt valuations.
18th April 2021. Mat Ryan of Arsenal goes up for a last-minute corner during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture: David Klein / Sportimage

Arsenal in advanced talks to sign loanee permanently

Arsenal are in advanced talks with Mat Ryan over a permanent transfer from Brighton and Hove Albion, according to a report.
Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian (L) bumps fists with Crystal Palace's English manager Roy Hodgson (R) at the end of the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Chelsea at Selhurst Park in south London on July 7, 2020. (Photo by Justin Setterfield / 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 JUSTIN SETTERFIELD/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Willian reportedly taking weekly pay cut to join Arsenal

It seems like only a matter of time before Willian is announced as an Arsenal player but there is plenty of confusion around just what Arsenal have offered and he has agreed to.
HEVERLEE, BELGIUM: Bukayo Saka of England in action during the UEFA Nations League group stage match between Belgium and England at King Power at Den Dreef Stadion on November 15, 2020. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Young Arsenal star rejects suggestion he’s being overplayed

Bukayo Saka rejects any suggestion he should be complaining about the number of minutes he played over the international break.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 29: Reiss Nelson of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Emirates Stadium on November 29, 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 Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal 21yo to be given chance to prove himself on loan

Arsenal are now looking into a potential Championship loan for Reiss Nelson this month, according to reports.
Arsenal's French-born Ivorian midfielder Nicolas Pepe leaves the pitch after being sent off after clashing 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)

Leeds United 28yo ‘can’t wait’ to play face Nicolas Pepe

Ezgjan Alioski can't wait to play against Nicolas Pepe again, according to his Leeds United teammate Patrick Bamford.

Tottenham discount vitamins to make money from Covid crisis

After taking weeks to reverse their decision to claim government benefits to pay their staff, Spurs are continuing to show their class by discounting vitamins to encourage people to boost their immune systems amid the current pandemic despite zero evidence that any supplement can prevent or cure the disease at present.
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND: Ballymena United and Glentoran line up for the national anthem before the Irish Cup Final at Windsor Park on July 31, 2020. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Dundalk want to move Arsenal Europa League clash

Dundalk are trying to move their Europa League group stage games to Belfast, including the one against Arsenal in December.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Rob Holding of Arsenal FC looks on during 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)

Newcastle plans to sign Arsenal 24-year-old on hold as Gunners delay

Newcastle United plans to sign Rob Holding are currently on hold, as Arsenal are delaying a potential loan move to review their options.
Olympiakos' Portuguese coach Pedro Martins reacts ahead of the UEFA Champions League Group B football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympiakos at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in north London, on November 26, 2019. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / IKIMAGES / AFP / Getty Images)

Olympiacos boss admits Arsenal have improved a lot under Mikel Arteta

Olympiacos boss Pedro Martins admits Arsenal have improved a lot, but he still hopes to achieve qualification to the next round of the Europa League.
Orkun Kokcu of Feyenoord in action during the UEFA Europa League group G match between Feyenoord and Rangers FC at De Kuip on November 28, 2019 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Arsenal favourites to sign 19-year-old midfielder: Willing to outbid their transfer rivals

Arsenal are the favourites to sign Orkun Kokcu as they're willing to offer more than their competitors for the transfer, according to reports in Spain.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 12: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal and Dani Ceballos of Arsenal speak during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal FC at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on July 12, 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 Tim Goode/Pool via Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos will join Arsenal but will Hector Bellerin leave?

Dani Ceballos will be an Arsenal player next season and he is expected in London this week but will Hector Bellerin remain an Arsenal player?
Zech Medley with Kilmarnock (Photo via Kilmarnock on Twitter)

2 Arsenal players undergo scans after suffering injuries

James Olayinka and Zech Medley added to Arsenal's growing injury list on their respective loan spells in the last few days.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Emirates Stadium on November 02, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

AS Roma looking at Arsenal defender after Chris Smalling deal appears to fall through

Sokratis Papastathopoulos is a concrete option for AS Roma in the final hours on the transfer window, according to reports in Italy.
VILLAREAL, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 13: Head coach Unai Emery of Villarreal CF reacts during the La Liga match between Villarreal CF and SD Huesca at Estadio de la Ceramica on September 13, 2020 in Villareal, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

How is Unai Emery doing at Villarreal ahead of Barcelona showdown?

Unai Emery took over at Villarreal in the summer, looking to put his time in London behind him, so how is he getting on so far?
Burnley v Arsenal - Premier League - Turf Moor Arsenal s Granit Xhaka looks dejected during the Premier League match at Turf Moor, Burnley. Picture date: Saturday March 6, 2021. Copyright: Peter Powell

Arsenal star wants to return to the Bundesliga

Granit Xhaka is aiming for a return to the Bundesliga, with Hertha BSC a possible destination, according to reports in Germany.
VERONA, ITALY - DECEMBER 01: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of As Roma celebrates after scoring the 1-3 goal during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona and AS Roma at Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi on December 1, 2019 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Roma want Arsenal to pay portion of Mkhitaryan wages even if he leaves permanently

AS Roma want Arsenal to help pay the wages of Henrikh Mkhitaryan even if he leaves on a permanent deal, according to a report.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 248: Return of the (Arsenal) cack

Matthew and Paul survey the wreckage of Sunday's visit to the toilet bowl, wonder how we got duped again, and look wistfully back at...
Arsenal vs Leeds United - Arsenal's French-born Ivorian midfielder Nicolas Pepe (L) is shown a red card by atch Referee Anthony Taylor (R) 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 Paul ELLIS / POOL / AFP)

Bumper episode 264: Fixing Arsenal’s lack of goals

On this week's podcast, we look back at the disappointment of drawing at Leeds, do our best to diagnose the lack of goals and suggest some remedies.
WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 20: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (L) of Dortmund celebrates after scoring his team's second goal with Ousmane Dembele (R) of Dortmund during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Borussia Dortmund at Volkswagen Arena on September 21, 2016 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Getty Images For MAN)

Barcelona 23yo names Arsenal man as his favourite football person

Ousmane Dembele says Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is his favourite person in football, based on their time together at Borussia Dortmund.

Arsenal open contract talks with 20-year-old midfielder

Arsenal see Emile Smith Rowe as part of their future and want to extend his contract, with the Athletic now reporting contract talks have begun.
Mikel Arteta speaking to the players in training (Photo via Twitter / Arsenal)

How Arsenal’s return to the training ground will work

The Arsenal squad returned to the training pitches on Monday, but they did so in far from a normal fashion, given the social distancing rules.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 04, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Özil hoping to make return to squad for Premier League opener vs Fulham

Mesut Özil is hoping to make the squad to face Fulham in the Premier League opener later this week, with no progress on a potential departure.
Lyon's French midfielder Houssem Aouar celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between FC Metz and Olympique Lyonnais at the Saint Symphorien stadium in Longeville-lès-Metz, eastern France, on February 21, 2020. (Photo by JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN / AFP) (Photo by JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal ready to make initial Aouar bid of more than €40m

Arsenal will make an initial bid of more than €40m to sign Houssem Aouar soon, with Mikel Arteta making the midfielder his priority signing.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (L) fights for the ball with Lyon's French forward Moussa Dembele during the French League Cup semifinal football match between Olympique Lyonnais and Lille LOSC at the Groupama stadium in Decines-Charpieu near Lyon, central eastern France on January 21, 2020. (Photo by JEAN-PHILIPPE KSIAZEK / AFP)

English club from traditional top-6 bid for Gabriel Magalhaes

An English club from the historical top-six recently outbid Napoli for Lille defender Gabriel Magalhaes, according to reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 06: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on December 06, 2020 in London, 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 Glyn Kirk - Pool/Getty Images)

Episode 266: Arteta gets Mourinho-ed, so what next?

A full house as Matthew is joined by Paul, Anita and Sylvain to analyse the defeat at Spurs, and look to the Europa League for inspiration.
kroenke out sack the board

Arsenal likely to avoid points deduction punishment amid resignations call

The Arsenal protest attracted thousands outside the Emirates on Friday night as the other Premier League clubs called for resignations
Fans make their way to the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arsenal prepare for matches behind closed doors: New season cut-off date set

Arsenal are now preparing to play the remainder of their Premier League matches behind closed doors, despite their official stance.
Arsenal v Southampton - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal s Gabriel Magalhaes is shown a second yellow card by Referee Paul Tierney during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Copyright: Clive Rose

Arsenal star apologises to fans

Gabriel Magalhaes posted an apology message on social media after his red card against Southampton on Wednesday.
ROME, ITALY - OCTOBER 29: Valentin Antov of CSKA-Sofia in action during the UEFA Europa League Group A stage match between AS Roma and CSKA-Sofia at Stadio Olimpico on October 29, 2020 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

Arsenal transfer scuppered by Brexit

Arsenal reportedly tried to bring Valentin Antov to the club during the summer but the shadow of Brexit made the deal much harder to complete than normal.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi arrives at the ground ahead of the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on February 2, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP via Getty Images)

Matteo Guendouzi to join Hertha Berlin

Matteo Guendouzi is set to join Hertha Berlin on a season long loan with Arsenal receiving nothing for the privilege. With the transfer window deadline...
Monaco's French head coach Thierry Henry looks on during the French L1 football match between Lyon (OL) and Monaco (ASM) on December 16, 2018, at the Groupama Stadium in Decines-Charpieu near Lyon, central-eastern France. (Photo by ROMAIN LAFABREGUE / AFP)

Thierry Henry sends touching message to former Gunner in need of kidney transplant

Thierry Henry has sent a message to Norwich City and former Arsenal academy striker Shae Hutchinson, whilst the 19-year-old waits for a kidney transplant.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 15: Sadio Mane of Liverpool clashes with Rob Holding of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on July 15, 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 Paul Childs/Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal star makes BBC Team of the Week

Rob Holding made the BBC Team of the Week for the latest round of fixtures, after his impressive display against Liverpool on Wednesday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 15: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal battles for possession with Rodrigo of Manchester City during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on December 15, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Gabriel Martinelli explains why he didn’t sign for Manchester United

Gabriel Martinelli has been speaking to the Daily Mail and has revealed that he used to train regularly with Manchester United, so why didn't he sign for them?
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 15, 2020. (Photo by PAUL CHILDS / POOL / AFP)

How long? Mikel Arteta on closing the gap to Liverpool and Manchester City

Arsenal fans expected to lose quite badly against Liverpool on Wednesday night only to come away with all three points but that doesn't mean we're closer to Liverpool than we thought, something we'll probably learn on Saturday.
Olympiacos F.C. v Arsenal UEFA Europa League Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal celebrates after scoring their side s third goal during the UEFA Europa League match at Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus Copyright: Focus Imagesx FIL

Arsenal midfielder's agent confirms they're working on a contract extension

Mohamed Elneny's agent says they're currently working on renewing his Arsenal contract, which is the player's first-choice option this summer.
Schalke's German defender Shkodran Mustafi reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match between 1 FC Union Berlin and FC Schalke 04 in Berlin on February 13, 2021. (Photo by ANNEGRET HILSE/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Shkodran Mustafi gets injured, misses Schalke getting thumped by Borussia Dortmund

Shkodran Mustafi missed out on Schalke's 4-0 drubbing at the hands of Borussia Dortmund on Saturday after picking up an injury.
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores the winning penalty in the shoot-out to win 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 chose Arsenal extension over Barcelona interest

Barcelona made contact over the potential signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Arsenal, but the player chose to extend his contract instead.
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Arsenal FC looks on during the Papa John's Trophy Second Round match between AFC Wimbledon and Arsenal U21 at Plough Lane on December 08, 2020. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta sends message to departing star

Mikel Arteta has praised Sokratis Papastathopoulos for how 'supportive and helpful' he was despite being left out of the squad.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 18: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on July 18, 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 Justin Tallis/Pool via Getty Images)

He sounds pretty convinced: Mikel Arteta give Aubameyang contract latest

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his first, and second goals against Manchester City on Saturday to ensure Arsenal reached their 21st FA Cup final, but will that be enough to convince him to stay?