Tag: Anderlecht

Charleroi's Guillaume Gillet and Anderlecht's Killian Sardella fight for the ball during a soccer match between Sporting Charleroi and RSCA Anderlecht, Friday 18 December 2020 in Charleroi, on day 15 of the 'Jupiler Pro League' first division of the Belgian championship. BELGA PHOTO VIRGINIE LEFOUR

Killian Sardella: Arsenal wanted me as a defensive midfielder

Killian Sardella has revealed that Arsenal tried to sign him but after 10 years with Anderlecht, he couldn’t leave them.
Manchester City's Spanish manager Pep Guardiola (C), Manchester City assistant coach Mikel Arteta (R) and Manchester City's Belgian defender Vincent Kompany (L) show the Premier League trophy to supporters outside the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northern England on May 12, 2019. - Manchester City held off a titanic challenge from Liverpool to become the first side in a decade to retain the Premier League on Sunday by coming from behind to beat Brighton 4-1 on Sunday. (Photo by OLI SCARFF / AFP)

Won't replace Mikel Arteta: Why Kompany said 'no' to Manchester City

Manchester City have held talks with Vincent Kompany about taking over Mikel Arteta's role as Pep Guardiola's number two but the Belgian isn't ready for a return to the UK and is investing in Anderlecht where he currently is player-coach.
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - AUGUST 09: Samir Nasri of Anderlecht in action during the Jupiler Pro League match between RSCA or Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht and KV Mechelen at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium on August 09, 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Club set to sack former Gunner over his behaviour during lockdown

RSC Anderlecht are planning to sack Samir Nasri over his behaviour during the coronavirus lockdown, as the only player to fail to follow their instructions.
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)

Arsenal legend in line for managerial position after Rafa Benitez says no

Thierry Henry could give management another go at Real Betis after Rafa Benitez turned down the chance to return to Spain.
Monaco's French head-coach Thierry Henry arrives for a press conference on October 23, 2018, in Bruges on the eve of UEFA Champions' League football match against Club Brugge KV. (Photo by BRUNO FAHY / BELGA / AFP) / Belgium OUT (Photo credit should read BRUNO FAHY/AFP/Getty Images)

Thierry Henry applies for a new job

Not put off management following his disastrous spell at Monaco, Thierry Henry is looking for a quick-fire return to action with Anderlecht who are struggling in the Belgian Pro League.
Alisher Usmanov

This is the European football club Alisher Usmanov reportedly wants a controlling stake in

Alisher Usmanov could take over Belgian club Anderlecht, according to latest reports.
Belgium's defender Thomas Vermaelen gestures during a press conference at Le Haillan, south-western France, on June 14, 2016, during the Euro 2016 football tournament. (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Unhappy ex-Arsenal captain could force move back to Premier League in January

Thomas Vermaelen is reportedly concerned about his lack of playing time ahead of the World Cup next year and could force a move away from Barcelona in January.

20-year-old Player of the Year rejected Arsenal move in favour of Monaco

Former Anderlecht midfielder, Youri Tielemans, has revealed that he turned down the chance to sign for Arsenal in favour of Monaco this summer.
Belgium's defender Thomas Vermaelen gestures during a press conference at Le Haillan, south-western France, on June 14, 2016, during the Euro 2016 football tournament. (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Everton after Vermaelen despite fresh injury concerns

Everton are reportedly eyeing up former Gunner, Thomas Vermaelen.

Arsenal lose out to Everton in race for 22-goal striker

It's bad news for Arsenal. Henry Onyekuru has decided to announce his Everton transfer, although he's revealed the news before the club...

Everton join West Ham and Arsenal in the race for £7m wonderkid

Everton are the latest club reportedly interested in signing KAS Eupen forward, Henry Onyekuru.

Arsenal transfer rivals admit defeat in race for highly-rated forward

Anderlecht manager, Herman Van Holsbeeck, has admitted that his club has 'no chance' of signing Henry Onyekuru if Arsenal are in the running.

£19.6m deal done for 20-year-old Anderlecht midfielder

In the last few days, it has been confirmed that long-time Arsenal target, Youri Tielemans, will join Ligue 1 champions-elect AS Monaco this summer for a reported fee of €23m.

18 goals, 14 assists and still only 19: Scouted by Arsenal

Youri Tielemans, earmarked as one of the world's brightest teenagers, turns 20 in May. The highly-rated midfielder is expected to make an inevitable move from Anderlecht,...

Deal agreed 'in principle' for 19-year-old Belgian midfielder

According to recent reports in the last 24 hours, Ligue 1 leaders AS Monaco are closing in on a surprising summer move for Anderlecht's Youri Tielemans - whom Arsenal have scouted tirelessly in recent years.
Youri Tielemans

Former Tottenham man advises Belgian to join Arsenal

Former Spurs striker, Nico Claesen, reckons that Anderlecht midfielder, Youri Tielemans, should join Arsenal.

Reports: Arsenal send scout to watch Belgian midfielder who then gets ankle injury

According to recent reports, Arsenal have reignited their interest in Anderlecht's wonderkid midfielder Youri Tielemans - and could potentially make a move for the Belgian's services either in January or at the end of the current season.

Highlights: Arsenal fall foul of Anderlecht once again

Arsenal’s u19s were dumped out of the UEFA Youth League on Tuesday after they lost 2-0 to Anderlecht A first-half brace from Jorn Vancamp meant that...

Arsenal line up January move for Belgian superstar - report

According to a report, Arsenal are planning a January move for Belgian wonderkid Youri Tielemans. The Belgian teenager was incredibly impressive for Anderlecht last season,...