VITORIA-GASTEIZ, SPAIN - OCTOBER 29: Thomas Lemar of Club Atletico de Madrid looks on during the Liga match between Deportivo Alaves and Club Atletico de Madrid at Estadio de Mendizorroza on October 29, 2019 in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

This story won't go away: Arsenal still being linked to La Liga winger

The Spanish media are trying to push the Thomas Lemar-to-Arsenal story once again, despite the winger's struggles this season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 22: David Luiz of Arsenal throws the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on September 22, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Arsenal summer signing already keen to extend his contract

David Luiz is keen to extend his contract with Arsenal by another year, after helping the club in pay-cut talks, according to a report.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 21: Dayot Upamecano of RB Leipzig jumps for a header with Tin Jedvaj and Sergio Cordova of FC Augsburg during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Augsburg at Red Bull Arena on December 21, 2019 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich reach agreement in principle with Arsenal target

Arsenal target Dayot Upamecano is getting closer to a move to Bayern Munich, agreeing on a deal in principle to join the Bundesliga club.
Bukayo Saka of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Borussia Dortmund want move for Arsenal teenager amid contract extension uncertainty

Borussia Dortmund are considering a move for Bukayo Saka amid his current contract extension uncertainty, according to reports.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - MARCH 01: Shkodran Mustafi and Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on March 01, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal returning to club training pitches on Monday

Arsenal players are returning to the club training ground for workouts from Monday, but they're not starting up group sessions just yet.
Arsenal's Mexican striker Carlos Vela (L) celebrates scoring the second goal with teammate Sanchez Watt (R) during their Carling Cup 3rd round match against West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates, London, on September 22, 2009. AFP PHOTO/GLYN KIRK

Former Gunner admits he joined Arsenal too young - wasn't mentally prepared

Carlos Vela admits he wasn't ready to join Arsenal when he did, and it put a mental strain on him as such a young player.
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.

Sevilla enter race for midfielder after his manager confirms Arsenal interest

Sevilla are the second club the Feyenoord hierarchy have confirmed as holding an interest in midfielder Orkun Kokcu, joining Arsenal in the race.
PSV's Denzel Dumfries celebrates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie match PSV vs Willem II in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, on February 8, 2020. (Photo by Maurice van STEEN / ANP / AFP via Getty Images)

1 major European league cancelled but 2 more prepare to return

The 2019/20 Eredivisie season is off, but the Bundesliga and Ligue 1 are preparing to return, in mixed signals for the future of the Premier League.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Everton FC at Emirates Stadium on February 23, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Aubameyang's father gets fans excited about contract extension

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's father got Arsenal fans excited about a contract extension on Friday, but I'm afraid the evidence isn't particularly convincing.
Chelsea's French striker Olivier Giroud gestures during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and West Ham United at Stamford Bridge in London on November 30, 2019.

Chelsea extend former Gunners contract and look to hijack Arsenal transfer target

Chelsea are extending the contract of Olivier Giroud and trying to sign Dries Mertens, according to reports, despite insubstantial links to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Thomas Partey of Atletico de Madrid plays the ball under pressure from Sergi Darder of RCD Espanyol during the Liga match between RCD Espanyol and Club Atletico de Madrid at RCDE Stadium on March 01, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Atletico Madrid may have no choice but to sell Partey

Atletico Madrid may have no choice but to sell Thomas Partey this summer, after UEFA's most recent announcement about Champions League qualification.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey attends a press conference at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on March 10, 2020, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match against Liverpool. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Thomas Partey contract talks now on hold amid Arsenal interest

Talks between Thomas Partey and Atletico Madrid over a contract extension are essentially on hold until the end of the season, according to reports.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Chile coach describes Sanchez's career post-Arsenal as 'traumatic' and 'tortuous'

Alexis Sanchez is suffering a 'very tortuous' time since leaving Arsenal for Manchester United, according to Chile coach Reinaldo Rueda.
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's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang runs with the ball during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 7, 2020.

Aubameyang contacts Inter players over possible move

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Inter Milan is starting to gain momentum, with the Arsenal striker already in contact with players at the club.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey (L) celebrates with Atletico Madrid's Argentine forward Angel Correa after scoring during the Spanish league football match between Valencia CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on February 14, 2020. (Photo by JOSE JORDAN / AFP)

Thomas Partey's agent releases new statement on Atletico departure rumours

JJ Sport Managers SL, the agency representing Thomas Partey, are speaking out to deny comments from the player's father suggesting they're chasing money.
LIEGE, BELGIUM - DECEMBER 12: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal scores his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Standard Liege and Arsenal FC at Stade Maurice Dufrasne on December 12, 2019 in Liege, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Former Gunner calls this young Arsenal prospect 'unbelievable'

Aaron Ramsey is taking notice of Bukayo Saka and his impressive season with Arsenal so far, praising the youngster's creativity.
Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano (L) and Bremen's Dutch defender Davy Klaassen vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match RB Leipzig vs SV Werder Bremen, in Leipzig, eastern Germany on February 15, 2020. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)

Upamecano's transfer priorities bring mixed news for Arsenal

Dayot Upamecano is prioritising playing time at the highest level when deciding which club to join this summer, according to reports in France.
Cedric Soares in training with Arsenal (Photo via Cedric Soares on Instagram)

Recent Arsenal signing admits he always followed the club: Still waiting for his debut

Cedric Soares can't wait to make his debut for Arsenal, admitting he always followed the club thanks to the legendary players of the last 30 years.
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 09: UEFA Champions League Trophy is displayed during the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour presented by Heineken on March 09, 2018 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

New European qualification suggestion is bad news for Arsenal

European qualification could come down to points per game if the league season doesn't finish, according to a report today.

Arsenal v Tottenham - 2 games that define 30 years

As of 5th of this month, I have survived 42 years on this planet, which involves quite a lot of football, and with neither Spurs nor (of course) Arsenal being relegated in that time, there is a lot of history with our noisy neighbours.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Thomas Partey of Atletico de Madrid plays the ball under pressure from Sergi Darder of RCD Espanyol during the Liga match between RCD Espanyol and Club Atletico de Madrid at RCDE Stadium on March 01, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Thomas Partey to Arsenal roundup: Quotes from agent, family and journalists

Everything kicked off surrounding the Thomas Partey to Arsenal rumours on Wednesday, so let's round up all we know so far.
David Luiz of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arsenal speak to 4 players over breach of lockdown rules

Arsenal contacted David Luiz, Alexandre Lacazette, Nicolas Pepe and Granit Xhaka over apparent breaches of the lockdown rules, according to reports.
Chelsea's English head coach Frank Lampard (L) congratulates Chelsea's English midfielder Mason Mount after the English FA Cup fifth round football match between Chelsea and Liverpool at Stamford Bridge in London on March 3, 2020. - Chelsea won the match 2-0. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / 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 DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP via Getty Images)

Chelsea players agree different wage cut to Arsenal without incentives

Chelsea players have agreed to take a 10% paycut without the need for incentives to help them reclaim the money at a later date.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

Upamecano almost certain to leave Leipzig this summer

Dayot Upamecano is almost certain to leave RB Leipzig this summer, with Arsenal just one of many clubs on his case, according to reports.
Arsenal's Brazilian midfielder Denilson (L) celebrates scoring the opening goal with Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner (2nd L) during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham United at the Emirates stadium, north London on March 20, 2010. AFP PHOTO/GLYN KIRK

Former Gunner explains what he really thought of Arsene Wenger

Denilson was unhappy on a personal level during his time with Arsenal, but he still gushes with praise when it comes to his time under Arsene Wenger.
George Lewis with Arsenal (Photo via iTromso.no)

Teenager and his agent both confirm he's joining Arsenal

Teenage winger George Lewis and his agent both claim he's joining Arsenal, after a trial with the club earlier this year.
Gabriel Veron with Palmeiras (Photo via Veron on Instagram)

Arsenal make enquiry for talented Brazilian teenager: Starred in u17 World Cup win

Arsenal joined Barcelona in making enquiries over Palmeiras teenager Gabriel Veron, with the Brazilian club valuing him at €30m.
Joe Montemurro, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the FA Women's Continental League Cup Quarter Final match between Arsenal Women and Reading Women at Meadow Park on January 15, 2020 in Borehamwood, England.

Arsenal won’t ask women’s team to take pay cut

Arsenal aren't planning to ask their women's team to take a pay cut, following the men largely agreeing to a 12.5% reduction in salary.
A fan wears a disposable face mask during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

UEFA could use this method to decide Champions League spots: Would benefit Arsenal

It's still possible UEFA end up using the coefficient rankings to decide which clubs make it into the Champions League next season.
Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil of Arsenal speak to referee Martin Atkinson during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

No player rejected Arsenal pay cut – only delayed decision

None of the Arsenal squad rejected the pay cut, simply requesting time for further clarification before coming to a decision, according to various reports.
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)

Arsenal agree short-term extension for loanee

Arsenal are in agreement with AS Roma that Henrikh Mkhitaryan can stay until the end of the season, even if that's beyond June 30th.
Reims' French defender Axel Disasi (C) vies with Angers' French midfielder Thomas Mangani (R) during the French L1 football match between Angers (SCO) and Reims (SR) on Febuary 1, 2020, at the Raymond-Kopa Stadium in Angers, northwestern France. (Photo by JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP via Getty Images)

David Ornstein gives update on 2 centre-backs Arsenal might sign this summer

Arsenal are indeed following Axel Disasi, but their primary move for a centre-back is likely to be a permanent deal for Pablo Mari, according to David Ornstein.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta applauds at the end of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Everton at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 23, 2020.

Details of non-playing staff reaction to Arsenal squad's pay cut

Mikel Arteta and the Arsenal playing squad impressed non-playing staff by specifically insisting funds from their pay cut went towards lower-paid employee wages.
MIAMI, FL - JULY 29: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, CEO of FC Bayern Muenchen, addresses a news conference during the last day of the FC Bayern AUDI Summer Tour on July 29, 2018 at Mandarin Oriental hotel in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexandra Beier/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bundesliga football could return on May 9th - may encourage Premier League comeback

Bundesliga football could restart behind closed doors from May 9th, in an apparent sign that football across Europe is edging closer to a return.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Thomas Partey of Atletico de Madrid plays the ball under pressure from Sergi Darder of RCD Espanyol during the Liga match between RCD Espanyol and Club Atletico de Madrid at RCDE Stadium on March 01, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Reliable journalist confirms Arsenal contact with £44m midfielder's agent

Arsenal are in contact with the representatives of Thomas Partey, with Mikel Arteta keen to add the midfielder to his squad this summer.
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's Arsenal pay cut refusal isn't all it seems

On Monday, David Ornstein announced that 25 out of 27 Arsenal players had agreed to take a pay cut at Arsenal, rather than a deferral before the club confirmed the news but it didn't take long for Mesut Ozil to become the star attraction of the story - as usual.
Pablo Mari (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee repeats his desire to stay at Arsenal this summer

On Monday, Pablo Mari repeated his wish to stay at Arsenal for many more years, hoping to improve himself as a player and a person.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal talk following their sides victory in the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Agent claims only 3 PL clubs can spend money this summer

Former Arsenal scout Damien Comolli says an agent told him only a few Premier League clubs would have money to spend this summer.
Real Betis' French midfielder Nabil Fekir controls the ball during the Spanish league football match between Real Betis and FC Barcelona at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Seville on February 9, 2020. (Photo by CRISTINA QUICLER / AFP) (Photo by CRISTINA QUICLER/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal show interest in La Liga midfielder with €50m price tag

Arsenal are showing an interest in Nabil Fekir, but Real Betis are only willing to sell for €50m, more than anyone is ready to pay right now.