Tag: Alvaro Morata

There's only 1 winner in the Lacazette-Lukaku-Morata debates of 2017

Back in 2017, Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United all made big money signings in the centre-forward position, sparking debates over who had got the better deal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 18: Alvaro Morata of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his team's second goal with team mates Ross Barkley and N'golo Kante during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on August 18, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s huge Morata fee highlights Arsenal’s bad business even more

Chelsea are set to sell Alvaro Morata for just under £50m highlighting Arsenal's awful transfer business even more.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Sead Kolasinac of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal mega striker's conversion rate twice as good as Harry Kane

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has the best conversion rate in the Premier League this season, according to WhoScored.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal reacts following a missed chance during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

This stat could explain why Lacazette struggles to score

Alexandre Lacazette has been caught offside more than any other big-six striker except one, according to the statistics.

Alexandre Lacazette almost as clinical as Harry Kane but Raheem Sterling even better

With almost three-quarters of the Premier League season gone, let's look at who the competition's most clinical goalscorer is.

Damming stats show how bad Arsenal players have been

Nacho Monreal is Arsenal's best player this season and the only player to make the top 30 in the league, according to the Sky Sports power rankings.
Olivier Giroud after signing for Chelsea in January 2018

Giroud’s Chelsea move now looking even smarter after injury news

Olivier Giroud's move to Chelsea is starting to look like a smart move, after Antonio Conte admitted he doesn't know when Alvaro Morata might return from injury.

Injury boost for Arsenal ahead of Chelsea meeting

Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas will miss the second leg of the League Cup semi-final against the Gunners on Wednesday.

Jack Wilshere names which Arsenal player has been underrated this season

Jack Wilshere thinks Alexandre Lacazette's strong start has gone under the radar because of Alvaro Morata's success with Chelsea.

Pictures: Chelsea striker pushes Arsenal defender in the tunnel

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata gave Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin a cheeky push in the tunnel before Sunday's Premier League meeting at Stamford Bridge.
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Lacazette v Morata, Chelsea v Arsenal: What the really stats say

Arsenal face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the 13:30 kick-off on Sunday, and we're taking a look at some of the stat comparisons between the two teams ahead of the game.
Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson. Picture: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Former Arsenal man makes strong claim about Lacazette compared to Chelsea star

Paul Merson believes that while Alexandre Lacazette is good, Alvaro Morata is top class.

Jose Mourinho hails Arsenal 26-year-old after his goal against Leicester

Jose Mourinho was being characteristically weird after the Premier League's opening weekend by pretending to actually be a nice person.

Manchester United and Chelsea forwards tipped to do better than Lacazette despite one glaring...

Manchester United and Chelsea's new signings, Romelu Lukaku and Alvaro Morata, have been tipped to do better than Alexandre Lacazette this season despite the former Lyon forward actually scoring more than both of them last term.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Arsenal team captain Patrick Vieira (L) and manager Arsene Wenger wave from the open-top bus carrying the winners of the British Premier League Championship, Arsenal players and their families, on its way to Islington Town Hall,16 May 2004, as part of the Club's victory celebration. (MARTYN HAYHOW/AFP/Getty Images)

Premier League 17/18: Newbies, favourites, golden boot and more

The new Premier League season kicks off in just a couple hours time, with Arsenal playing Leicester at the Emirates Stadium.

Premier League spending surpasses £1bn this summer

Premier League spending on transfers has already surpassed £1bn this summer, with 22 days remaining of the transfer window.

Was Batshuayi laughing at Chelsea? We explain the Community Shield video that’s gone viral

Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi was caught laughing during the presentation of the Community Shield. 
Arsenal celebrating their 2016/17 FA Cup victory

5 things to look out for when Arsenal play Chelsea

Arsenal face Chelsea on Sunday in the traditional curtain raiser for the new season, the Community Shield.

Mbappe in shock Monaco exit with '£120m fee agreed'

Real Madrid have reportedly agreed a £120m fee for Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe.

Arsenal eye Morata as Alexis Sanchez replacement after Manchester United deal dies

Manchester United have admitted defeat in their pursuit of Real Madrid forward, Alvaro Morata, and now Arsenal are lining him up to replace Alexis Sanchez.

Former Liverpool manager: Lacazette far better value than Manchester United man

Gerard Houllier considers Alexandre Lacazette to be better value for money than Anthony Martial or Alvaro Morata.
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Arsenal and Manchester United told to pay up to £80m for 15-goal La Liga...

Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata will cost clubs £80m. Arsenal, who were linked in 2016, are unlikely to meet such lofty demands.

Arsenal boosted by the news that Manchester United are stalling on £61m deal

Real Madrid have reportedly halted talks with Manchester United over a move for striker, Alvaro Morata.

17 crazy Arsenal transfer rumours

The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.
Alvaro Morata

The latest news on Morata and Rodriguez will be music to Arsenal's ears

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has said the club have yet to receive any offers for Alvaro Morata or James Rodriguez, potentially putting Arsenal on alert to tempt the pair to London.

Real Marid striker snubbing Arsenal to complete £70m move this week

Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata is expected to complete his £70m move to Manchester United this week, ending any chance of a move to the Emirates.

3 ways Arsenal can replace Alexis analysed

With the buzzards and vultures circling Arsenal’s Champion League-less carcass, it seems the scavenger birds are intent on picking off the finest cuts of meat.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

£61m 31-goals-in-32-games striker: PSG pull out, Arsenal challenging Chinese side

Arsenal could compete with Chinese side Tianjin Quanjian for Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang according to a recent report.

Real Madrid slap €80m asking price on striker linked with Manchester United

Reports from Spain suggests Alvaro Morata is set to leave Real Madrid for a whopping €80m (£70m) this summer, having only returned to the Bernabeú for €28.3m (£25m) twelve months ago.

Real Madrid could sign 26-goal striker after the 2018 World Cup

Real Madrid will either attempt to sign Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe this summer or after the 2018 World Cup.

Agent of Arsenal-linked Real Madrid striker says the club have final say on his...

Alvaro Morata's agent, Juanma Lopez, has admitted that the striker's future lies in Real Madrid's hands following claims that Manchester United have lodged a £60m+ bid.

Should Arsenal fans be happy if they sign Lacazette?

Not a summer goes by without Alexandre Lacazette being linked with Arsenal. With several promising strikers around, should Arsenal fans be happy if they signed him?

Real Madrid manager wants to keen unhappy due at the club this summer

Zinedine Zidane wants Florentino Perez to take action and ensure James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata stay at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Andrea Belotti

Manchester United and AC Milan compete for Arsenal-target

Manchester United and AC Milan are competing for the signing of Arsenal target Andrea Belotti.

17 of the craziest Arsenal transfer rumours so far

The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.

Arsenal set to miss out on Real Madrid man to Serie A giants

Alvaro Morata is reportedly set to snub a number of Premier League clubs in order to join AC Milan this summer.

Real Madrid hitman to snub Arsenal interest for Chelsea move

Recent reports suggest that Alvaro Morata is on the verge of leaving Santiago Bernabeu to join English champions Chelsea despite being heavily linked with Arsenal.

Antonio Conte gives Chelsea the edge over Arsenal in £50m forward chase

According to reports in both Goal and the Sun, Arsenal are prepared to battle Premier League champions Chelsea for Álvaro Morata this summer.

Arsenal boost in Benzema pursuit

According to recent reports, Karim Benzema's time at Real Madrid is coming to an end.

Tottenham bid £55m for player heavily linked with Arsenal

Tottenham have reportedly bid £55m for Real Madrid striker, Alvaro Morata, who has been heavily linked with Arsenal since last summer.