Tag: William Carvalho

Arsenal repeatedly scout player who could have joined West Ham in summer

Arsenal had a scout at the Lisbon derby between Sporting and Benfica last Wednesday, and could have been watching William Carvalho. Again.

'Forget it' - Arsenal told they have no chance signing Portuguese international

Arsenal have been given bad news in their long-running pursuit for Sporting’s William Carvalho, with president Bruno de Carvalho ruling out a move for the midfielder.

Arsenal aim to 'reserve' £34m midfielder who has Arsenal dream

Arsenal have reportedly initiated talks with our old buddy, William Carvalho, and aim to 'reserve' him before the World Cup in Russia next summer.

Club president calls West Ham owners "the dildo brothers" after approach for 25-year-old Arsenal-target

In one of the stranger stories currently doing the rounds, Sporting president, Bruno de Carvalho, has referred to West Ham's two owners as 'the dildo brothers'.
Arsene Wenger manager of Arsenal (right) and Ivan Gazidis, CEO of Arsenal. Picture: Clive Rose/Getty Images

10 Arsenal stories you may have missed over the weekend

There was a lot of fallout after Oxlade-Chamberlain left the club, Arsenal failed to complete a notable deadline day move and Alexis Sanchez nearly left for a new side.

Arsenal did not bid for midfielder as West Ham owner branded a 'liar'

Director of Sporting, Nuno Saraiva, has slammed West Ham co-chairman, David Sullivan, insisting that his recent claims about the Hammers turning down the chance to sign William Carvalho are false as the Portuguese club didn't receive any offers for the 25-year-old.

Report: Arsenal try to intercept West Ham move for 25-year-old on Transfer Deadline Day

Arsenal reportedly made a late approach for Sporting midfielder, William Carvalho, at the end of the transfer window.

Arsenal won't make rival offer for £37.5m midfielder - journalist

Despite being interested in Sporting's William Carvalho for years, Arsenal reportedly won't rival West Ham's alleged £37.5m bid for the midfielder.

West Ham could beat Arsenal to the signature of £30m midfielder

West Ham have reopened talks for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho and could beat Arsenal to his signature this summer, according to latest reports.

Arsenal reportedly targeting these two signings after failing with Ligue 1 duo

Arsenal still want two more signings this summer, but may not be able to get Thomas Lemar and Jean Michael-Seri.

West Ham linked with £25m deal to sign long-term Arsenal-target

West Ham are reportedly preparing a £25m bid for long-term Arsenal target, William Carvalho.

William Carvalho to join unnamed Premier League club soon

Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho is reportedly close to joining a Premier League club.

Arsenal preparing £27m bid for 25-year-old

Arsenal are reportedly still keen to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho this summer and will make a £27m bid to procure his signature.

Arsenal could intervene with £26m midfielder reportedly up for sale

Sporting Lisbon are offering midfielder Willian Carvalho to clubs in hope of receiving bid.

Arsenal interested in £26m-rated Portuguese midfielder

Arsenal could make a bid for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, according to latest reports.

West Brom looking to beat Arsenal to 25-year-old's signature

West Brom are reportedly determined to beat Arsenal to the signing of Sporting midfielder, William Carvalho.
Gelson Martins

Arsenal told to improve bid to £88m for midfielder

Arsenal will have to pay Gelson Martins £88m release clause if they want to sign him.
Gelson Martins

Arsenal offer £90m for duo after £80m bid was rejected

Arsenal have offered £90m for Sporting duo Gelson Martins and William Carvalho in a stunning summer swoop.

Arsenal "fail" with £86m bid for Sporting Lisbon duo

Arsenal have reportedly had an £86m bid rejected for Sporting Lisbon duo William Carvalho and Gelson Martins.

Arsenal told to pay over £30m for midfield enforcer

Sporting are reportedly demanding at least £30m for defensive midfielder, William Carvalho.

Arsenal plan €80m double swoop as spending set to continue

Arsenal are reportedly set to sign Sporting duo, Gelson Martins and William Carvalho, for a combined €80m this summer.
Francis Coquelin and Alexis Sanchez

4 options for Wenger to improve on Francis Coquelin

If Ivan Gazidis is to make good on the change he promised this summer, then Arsenal must aim to improve the weakest areas of their team – at this point in time, that would be central midfield.

25-year-old could be devastating, dominating force for Arsenal

With every new transfer window a story of William Carvalho joining Arsenal unfolds so we decided to take a look at what kind of player Carvalho has become and how Arsenal might benefit from the transfer.

Arsenal watch £39m midfielder for 4 years, offer finally expected this summer

Arsenal had a scout at Portugal's recent Confederations Cup games watching William Carvalho, a player they’ve been scouting and considering buying for the past 4 years.

Manchester City to bid £40m to sign Portugese midfielder linked with Arsenal

Manchester City are said to be waiting until after the Confederations Cup to make a bid for Sporting's William Carvalho.

Premier League newcomers keen on long-time Arsenal target this summer

Newcastle are reportedly interested in splashing the cash on long-time Arsenal 'target', William Carvalho.

William Carvalho to replace Francis Coquelin or will Manchester City swoop to block West...

According to reports, Arsenal and Manchester City are both interested in William Carvalho with Arsenal being linked for approximately the 100th time.

West Brom scout £25m-man long linked with Arsenal

West Brom have reportedly been scouting former Arsenal target William Carvalho.

£25m: Manchester City to sign midfielder Arsenal previously bid for

Manchester City are said to be closing in on a £25m deal to bring Sporting CP’s William Carvalho to the Etihad.

€45m midfielder back on Arsenal's radar as they send scouts again

Arsenal are, reportedly, scouting William Carvalho as the transfer window turns to worn out rumours to fill its pages.

Arsenal scout Carvalho so long they decide on teammate instead – report

Arsenal have been watching Porto’s William Carvalho for so long now that they’ve decided they might be interested in his teammate, Joao Mario instead according to recent reports.

Arsenal and Manchester United dealt blow as target signs new contract with current club

Supposed Arsenal target, William Carvalho, has signed a new contract with his current club, Sporting Lisbon. The midfielder, who we (and Manchester United) have been linked...

When will Arsenal stop being linked with Carvalho?

The answer is never, apparently. Arsenal have been linked with Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho since the dawn of time but, as of yet, we've...

Coveted holding midfielder admits he wants Arsenal move

Portguese midfielder William Carvalho is linked with Arsenal a lot. He is physically huge, good at passing and plays at the base of the Sporting...

Arsenal continue to be linked with Portuguese midfielder - report

That's right, it's already started. Arsenal are reportedly still after Willian Carvalho, despite the midfielder being currently injured. The Sporting Lisbon star was linked with a...

Arsenal dealt blow as sought after midfielder isn't for sale

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal may have been handed a blow in the transfer market by Sporting Lisbon manager Jorge Jesus, who is insisting that William...

Arsenal continue to monitor midfielder

by Lee Hurley Arsenal have continued their scouting of William Carvalho according to a report in Record in Portugal. Coming via Sport Witness, the club had...

Arsenal set to miss out on another midfielder to Manchester United

by Nia Griffiths Are we getting a defensive midfielder or aren't we? Honestly, who knows at this point. However, we are being linked to another. When I...

Arsenal have been scouting €45M midfielder

by Lewis Ambrose An Arsenal scout was present at Portugal’s crushing 5-0 defeat of Germany in the semi-final of the u21 Euros in Czech Republic...

Midfielder switch may give Arsenal more competition for Portuguese star

by Lewis Ambrose With long-term rumoured Arsenal target Geoffrey Kondogbia completing a move to Internazionale, it wouldn't be surprised to see the Gunners linked with...