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Albert Sambi Lokonga trains with Arsenal (Photo via Lokonga on Instagram)

Arsenal midfielder agrees personal terms with Sevilla with clubs in advanced talks

Arsenal midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga is close to joining Sevilla on loan, but negotiations over a purchase clause are ongoing.
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND: Albert Sambi Lokonga of Luton Town celebrates victory at full-time following the Premier League match between Sheffield United and Luton Town at Bramall Lane on December 26, 2023. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal duo in Bayern Munich’s sights as Kompany takes charge

New Bayern boss Vincent Kompany reportedly targets Arsenal duo Oleksandr Zinchenko and Albert Sambi Lokonga for summer transfer swoop.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and Werder Bremen in Leipzig, eastern Germany on May 11, 2024. (Photo by RONNY HARTMANN/AFP via Getty Images)

20 Arsenal transfer and contract rumours rounded up

Arsenal transfer news roundup: Partey exit, interest in Melia & Sesko, Lokonga seeks move, Marquinhos' loan doubts, and more.
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - OCTOBER 12: Kristoffer Olsson of Sweden looks on during the international friendly match between Sweden and Moldova at Friends Arena on October 12, 2023 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal youngster regaining walking function after brain clots

Former Arsenal player Kristoffer Olsson shows positive recovery signs after being diagnosed with blood clots in his brain. Doctors are encouraged.
Anderlecht's Sergio Gomez pictured during a soccer match between KV Mechelen and RSC Anderlecht, Sunday 23 January 2022 in Mechelen, on day 23 of the 2021-2022 'Jupiler Pro League' first division of the Belgian championship. (Photo by KRISTOF VAN ACCOM/BELGA MAG/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal line up move for 15-assist 21-year-old

Arsenal have Anderlecht's Sergio Gomez on their transfer shortlist, likely as an alternative to the proposed deal for Oleksandr Zinchenko.
Albert Sambi Lokonga of Anderlecht celebrates after scoring the 2-1 goal during the Jupiler Pro League match day 33 between RSC Anderlecht and Club Brugge on April 11, 2021 in Brussels, Belgium. Photo by Vincent Van Doornick/Isosport

Anderlecht confirm Sambi Lokonga’s departure then delete the post

Anderlecht posted and deleted a farewell to Albert Sambi Lokonga as he prepares to complete his move to Arsenal, with an announcement imminent.
anderlecht s Tine De Caigny receives his golden shoes by Anderlecht s captain Albert Sambi Lokonga before a soccer match

Arsenal could announce Sambi Lokonga today + shirt number details

Arsenal will announce the signing of Albert Sambi Lokonga today, as well as his surprising shirt number, according to reports in Belgium.
Albert Sambi Lokonga pictured during a soccer game between RSC Anderlecht and KRC Racing Genk, Sunday 14 March 2021 in Brussels, in the semifinals of the Croky Cup Belgian cup. VIRGINIE LEFOUR

Albert Sambi Lokonga arrives in London to complete Arsenal move

Albert Sambi Lokonga has finally arrived in London to complete his transfer to Arsenal, with only the formalities left to sort.
WAREGEM, BELGIUM - DECEMBER 04: Albert Sambi Lokonga of Anderlecht celebrates after scoring the 1-2 goal during the Jupi

Albert Sambi Lokonga turned down 2 Italian bids for Arsenal

Albert Sambi Lokonga turned down two bids from Italy to join Arsenal on a deal to 2026, according to a report.
Albert Sambi Lokonga of Anderlecht celebrates after scoring the 2-1 goal during the Jupiler Pro League match day 33 between RSC Anderlecht and Club Brugge on April 11, 2021 in Brussels, Belgium. Photo by Vincent Van Doornick/Isosport

Arsenal medical today: Albert Sambi Lokonga will be in Scotland with Arteta’s squad

Albert Sambi Lokonga's transfer to Arsenal continues to progress at a snail's pace, but reports suggest it should finally be done this week with his medical expected on Friday.
WAREGEM, BELGIUM - DECEMBER 04: Albert Sambi Lokonga of Anderlecht celebrates after scoring the 1-2 goal during the Jupi

Arsenal finally agree deal for Albert Sambi Lokonga after 6 months negotiations

Arsenal seem to have sorted out the last details of Albert Sambi Lokonga's transfer from Anderlecht with the clubs agreeing on the sell-on clause to find agreement.
Albert Sambi Lokonga of Anderlecht during the Jupiler Pro League Champions play-offs between Royal Antwerp FC and RSC Anderlecht on May 23, 2021 in Antwerpen, Belgium. Photo by Maarten Straetemans / Isosport

albert Sambi Lokonga left out of Anderlecht pre-season plans as he nears Arsenal

Anderlecht are expected to return for pre-season without Albert Sambi Lokonga, as the midfielder prepares to move to Arsenal.
Anderlecht's Albert Sambi Lokonga celebrates after scoring during a soccer match between RSC Anderlecht and Club Brugge KV, Sunday 11 April 2021. Photo: VIRGINIE LEFOUR

Albert Sambi Lokonga €20m move to Arsenal now a ‘matter of time’

Albert Sambi Lokonga's transfer to Arsenal is now just a matter of time, as Anderlecht reportedly search for a replacement.
Albert Sambi Lokonga midfielder of Anderlecht in action during the Jupiler Pro League between RSC Anderlecht and Club Brugge at the Lotto Park stadium FOOTBALL : Anderlecht vs Club Bruges - Jupiler Pro League -PhotoNews/Panoramic

Albert Sambi Lokonga move getting closer: ‘Only wants Arsenal’

Albert Sambi Lokonga's move from Anderlecht to Arsenal is progressing positively, according to reports from multiple sources.
anderlecht s Tine De Caigny receives his golden shoes by Anderlecht s captain Albert Sambi Lokonga before a soccer match

Personal terms done: Arsenal close in on signing of Albert Sambi Lokonga

Arsenal are closing in on the signing of Albert Sambi Lokonga, agreeing personal terms and growing optimistic of a deal with Anderlecht.
Anderlecht's Albert Sambi Lokonga celebrates after scoring during a soccer match between RSC Anderlecht and Club Brugge KV, Sunday 11 April 2021. Photo: VIRGINIE LEFOUR

Albert Sambi Lokonga now expected to complete Arsenal move

Although there's no confirmation of a second bid just yet, Albert Sambi Lokonga is expected to sign for Arsenal fairly imminently.
Albert Sambi Lokonga of Belgium during the friendly match between Standard Liege and the Belgian U21 national team on March 26, 2021, in Liege. Photo: Photonews / Panoramic

2nd bid incoming: Arsenal confident of finalising Albert Sambi Lokonga deal in weeks

Arsenal are confident of finalising a deal for Albert Sambi Lokonga over the next few weeks, after their first bid was knocked back. More details here on DailyCannon.com
Albert Sambi Lokonga midfielder of Anderlecht in action during the Jupiler Pro League between RSC Anderlecht and Club Brugge at the Lotto Park stadium FOOTBALL : Anderlecht vs Club Bruges - Jupiler Pro League -PhotoNews/Panoramic

Arsenal 1st bid for Albert Sambi Lokonga rejected but optimistic for a deal

Arsenal have submitted their first official bid for Albert Sambi Lokonga, according to multiple reports this morning.
Albert Sambi Lokonga of Belgium during the friendly match between Standard Liege and the Belgian U21 national team on March 26, 2021, in Liege. Photo: Photonews / Panoramic

Arsenal make enquiry over Anderlecht’s Albert Sambi Lokonga

Arsenal have made an enquiry for Anderlecht midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga after following him for a while, according to a report.
Albert Sambi Lokonga of Anderlecht during the Jupiler Pro League Champions play-offs between Royal Antwerp FC and RSC Anderlecht on May 23, 2021 in Antwerpen, Belgium. Photo by Maarten Straetemans / Isosport

Long-term tracking sees Arsenal finally target Albert Sambi Lokonga

Albert Sambi Lokonga is on Arsenal's list of targets in midfield this summer after long-term tracking by club analysts, according to a report.
Albert Sambi Lokonga midfielder of Belgium pictured during arrival at the Belgian National Football Center Base Camp prior to the friendly games against Greece and Croatia before the 16th UEFA 2020 European Football Championship on May 31, 2021 in Tubize, Belgium, 31/05/2021 FOOTBALL : Belgique Activites Media EURO2020 - 31/05/2021 Photonews/Panoramic

Arsenal ‘intensely’ interested in Anderlecht 21yo captain Albert Sambi Lokonga

Arsenal are apparently 'intensely' interested in Anderlecht's young captain, Albert Sambi Lokonga.
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)

Manchester City hold talks with Vincent Kompany to replace Mikel Arteta

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)

Anderlecht set to sack Nasri over lockdown behaviour

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)

Thierry Henry 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

Usmanov looking for a controlling stake in Anderlecht

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 Vermaelen 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.

Tielmans turned down Arsenal for 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.

Henry Onyekuru confirms Everton move on Instagram

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 Onyekuru

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

Anderlecht boss: We have no chance of signing Onyekuru ahead of Arsenal

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

Tielemans signs for Monaco after long links with Arsenal

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: Youri Tielemans, 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,...

Reports: AS Monaco agree deal ‘in principle’ for Youri Tielemans

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 Tielemans

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 to go in for Tielemans?

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,...