Tag: Bayern Munich

MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich 32-year-old won’t get new deal: Arsenal interested in free transfer

Jerome Boateng won't get a new contract with Bayern Munich, making him available for a free transfer this summer with Arsenal interested.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Serge Gnabry of FC Bayern Munich celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Tottenham Hotspur and Bayern Muenchen at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on October 01, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Serge Gnabry: In my heart I wanted to stay at Arsenal

Serge Gnabry said his heart wanted to stay with Arsenal, but it was the logical decision to leave and return to his home country of Germany.
Bayern Munich's midfielder James Rodriguez (R) and head coach Carlo Ancelotti attend a pre-match press conference in Singapore on July 24, 2017, ahead of the International Champions Cup football match between Bayern Munich and Chelsea on July 25. / AFP PHOTO / ROSLAN RAHMAN

James Rodriguez must really like Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez has signed for Everton because of Carlo Ancelotti who stopped Arsenal signing James in 2017
Bayern Munich's French forward Kingsley Coman (R) celebrates scoring the opening goal with his teammates during the UEFA Champions League final football match between Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on August 23, 2020. (Photo by Miguel A. Lopes / POOL / AFP)

Yes, we really tried to sign Kingsley Coman: Arsene Wenger

A few years ago, then-Arsenal boss, Arsène Wenger, confirmed that he tried to sign a sprightly young winger named Kingsley Coman in 2014.
MUNICH, GERMANY - JUNE 10: Thiago Alcantara of Bayern Munich arrives prior to the DFB Cup semifinal match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Eintracht Frankfurt at Allianz Arena on June 10, 2020 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Kai Pfaffenbach/Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal want Bayern Munich to reduce price for Thiago Alcantara

Arsenal have apparently 'checked' on Thiago Alcantara at Bayern Munich with the club eyeing the midfielder who is up for sale.
MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 21: Philippe Coutinho of Bayern Muenchen looks on during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SC Paderborn 07 at Allianz Arena on February 21, 2020 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Sebastian Widmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal put proposal to Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho

Arsenal are proposing a loan move for Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho with an option to buy at the end of the season, according to a report in Spain.
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 27: Philippe Coutinho of Brazil looks on during the Copa America Brazil 2019 quarterfinal match between Brazil and Paraguay at Arena do Gremio on June 27, 2019 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Arsenal deal for Philippe Coutinho no longer fantasy talk

Arsenal are keen on the signing of Philippe Coutinho this summer, likely on a one-year loan deal from Barcelona, according to reports.

Arsenal 47th on rich list

Manchester United are the only Premier League team to feature in the top 30 most valuable sports teams in the world with Arsenal coming in 47th.
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Mueller (R) and on-loan Bayern Munich midfielder Philippe Coutinho (L). Photo during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Augsburg, on March 8, 2020. (Photo by Christof STACHE / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal showing strongest interest in Barcelona midfielder but there's a catch

Arsenal are one of the clubs showing the most interest in a summer move for Philippe Coutinho, but they'll struggle to afford his wages.
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Kia Joorabchian negotiating deal with Arsenal for unwanted 28yo Barcelona star

According to Sport in Spain, Philippe Coutinho's agent and Arsenal's new best friend, Kia Joorabchian, is in negotiations with the club over a loan move for the former Liverpool man.
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Mueller (R) and on-loan Bayern Munich midfielder Philippe Coutinho (L). Photo during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Augsburg, on March 8, 2020. (Photo by Christof STACHE / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal looking to loan Barcelona 28-year-old with option to buy

Philippe Coutinho wants to return to England and Arsenal are one of the teams with a concrete interest in a summer loan move, according to reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on January 21, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

It makes no sense for Arsenal to terminate Hector Bellerin’s contract

An article on the Daily Mail website claims Hector Bellerin is 'desperate' to get out of Arsenal and 'termination of his deal may be mutual between club and player.' Really?
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 17: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal and Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City look on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal FC at Etihad Stadium on June 17, 2020 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal thankfully ruled out of Champions League after Manchester City ban overturned

As expected, Manchester City have had their two-year European football ban overturned meaning they can now play in the Champions League next season and Arsenal definitely can't.
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Mueller (R) and on-loan Bayern Munich midfielder Philippe Coutinho (L). Photo during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Augsburg, on March 8, 2020. (Photo by Christof STACHE / AFP via Getty Images)

Doubt cast on deal for Arsenal target despite reports of agent talks

Even though it's easy to see the connection between Philippe Coutinho and Arsenal, as well as why both sides would want a deal, it's not going to be so simple to get it done.
MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 05: Philippe Coutinho of FC Bayern Muenchen looks on during the DFB Cup round of sixteen match between FC Bayern Muenchen and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Allianz Arena on February 05, 2020, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal in contact with Barcelona midfielder's agent over loan move

Arsenal are already in contact with Philippe Coutinho's entourage, with Mikel Arteta hoping to sign the player on loan for next season.
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 27: Philippe Coutinho of Brazil looks on during the Copa America Brazil 2019 quarterfinal match between Brazil and Paraguay at Arena do Gremio on June 27, 2019 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Sanllehi planning talks with Coutinho agent over transfer

Arsenal are planning talks between Raul Sanllehi and Kia Joorabchian in the coming days over the potential transfer of Philippe Coutinho, according to reports.
Brazil's Philippe Coutinho gestures after tying with Paraguay 0-0 and going the the penalty shoot-out during their Copa America football tournament quarter-final match at the Gremio Arena in Porto Alegre, Brazil, on June 27, 2019. (Photo by Luis ACOSTA / AFP)

Arsenal want former Liverpool star after Bayern Munich rejection

Arsenal are reportedly back on the track of Philippe Coutinho after Bayern Munich confirmed they would not activate his purchase clause that stands at €120m. 
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Boateng confirms his transfer stance amid Arsenal links

Jerome Boateng says he's feeling good at Bayern Munich at the moment, and he can imagine staying until the end of his contract.
MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 05: Philippe Coutinho of FC Bayern Muenchen looks on during the DFB Cup round of sixteen match between FC Bayern Muenchen and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Allianz Arena on February 05, 2020, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Boost as Bayern decide against activating purchase clause for Arsenal target

Bayern Munich bosses have confirmed they didn't activate their purchase option for Philippe Coutinho, leaving him open to a summer transfer from Barcelona.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern not planning to extend contract of Arsenal target: Intend to sell this summer

Bayern Munich don't plan to hand Jerome Boateng a contract extension and they want to sell him this summer, according to reports in Germany.

Arsenal formally register their interest in Bayern Munich 19-year-old

Arsenal have formally registered their interest in Bayern Munich 19-year-old Angelo Stiller, according to reports in Germany.
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.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal in advanced discussions with Bayern Munich defender

Jerome Boateng is in advanced discussions with Arsenal over a summer transfer, with Bayern Munich's sporting director willing to sell, according to a report.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 14: Kai Havertz of Bayer 04 Leverkusen looks dejected in defeat after the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Signal Iduna Park on September 14, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Previously linked to Arsenal but Bundesliga star now wants Bayern Munich move

Bayer Leverkusen attacking midfielder Kai Havertz prefers a move to Bayern Munich over the various Premier League clubs after him.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal interested in Bayern Munich centre-back for summer transfer

Arsenal are in for the transfer of Jerome Boateng from Bayern Munich this summer, according to reports in Germany.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Serge Gnabry of FC Bayern Munich celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Tottenham Hotspur and Bayern Muenchen at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on October 01, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Video: Serge Gnabry wears new Arsenal shirt in post on social media

Former Gunner Serge Gnabry is wearing his new Arsenal shirt in self-isolation, based on a video on the Bayern Munich Facebook page.
MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 09: David Alaba of FC Bayern Muenchen reacts during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and RB Leipzig at Allianz Arena on February 9, 2020, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Christian Kaspar-Bartke/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Realistic chance boyhood Arsenal fan could leave Bayern Munich this summer

There's a realistic chance David Alaba leaves Bayern Munich this summer, according to reports in Germany, with 15 months on his contract.
SINSHEIM, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 29: David Alaba of FC Bayern München controls the ball during the Bundesliga match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Bayern Muenchen at PreZero-Arena on February 29, 2020, in Sinsheim, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich star considering running his contract down: Boyhood Arsenal fan

David Alaba is currently running his contract down with Bayern Munich, unsure whether to extend, with plenty of possible transfer destinations.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 18: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on January 18, 2020, in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal try to extend 18-year-old’s contract amid Manchester United and Liverpool interest

Arsenal are trying to tie Bukayo Saka down to a long-term contract, with Manchester United, Liverpool and Bayern Munich after the 18-year-old.
Kingsley Coman of FC Bayern Munich battles for possession with Omar Elabdellaoui of Olympiacos during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Bayern Muenchen and Olympiacos FC at Allianz Arena on November 06, 2019 in Munich, Germany.

Kingsley Coman fuels move rumours by joining Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's agent

Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman has moved agencies to sign with the British-based Colossal Sports Management, increasing rumours he could be on his way to the Premier League.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Boateng to Arsenal back on after Bayern defensive signing

Rumours of an Arsenal move for Jerome Boateng are alive again, with Bayern Munich agreeing to sign a defender today, according to reports in Germany.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Club inform Arsenal transfer target they won't let him leave in January

Bayern Munich informed Jerome Boateng they aren't going to let him leave the club in January, according to reports in Germany.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

AC Milan join Arsenal in race for Bundesliga centre-back

AC Milan are joining Arsenal in the race for Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng, according to reports in Germany.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern boss insists he isn't worried about Arsenal target leaving

Bayern Munich boss Hansi Flick insists he isn't worrying about Arsenal interest in Jerome Boateng, as he can't imagine the player leaving this month.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal enquire about fee, wages and loan possibilities for Bundesliga centre-back

Arsenal have enquired about a potential transfer fee and wages for Jerome Boateng, as well as asking about the possibility of a loan, according to reports.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 14: Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and SV Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on December 14, 2019, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal want £12.8m Bundesliga centre-back in January

Arsenal hold an interest in signing Jerome Boateng, who Bayern are willing to let leave for £12.8m this month, according to reports.

Destined for Arsenal? Close friend says Max Allegri wants to work abroad

Napoli's president reportedly had dinner with Massimiliano Allegri and came away from the meeting convinced the manager wants to work abroad for his next assignment.
Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger of France poses during a photo session in Paris on May 22, 2019. (Photo by JOEL SAGET / AFP)

“The situation is settled”: Arsène Wenger explains exactly what happened with Bayern

Arsène Wenger has spoken out to explain exactly what happened with Bayern Munich, effectively ruling himself out of the race for their new head coach.
MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 03: Arsene Wenger manager / head coach of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Conflicting reports on whether Arsène Wenger or Bayern Munich pulled out of head coach...

Arsène Wenger is seemingly not set to become the head coach of Bayern Munich, though exactly why that is depends on which source you believe.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - APRIL 04: Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger attends a training session at London Colney on April 4, 2018 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsène Wenger favourite to take over as head coach at Bayern Munich

Arsène Wenger is the favourite to take over from Niko Kovac as head coach of Bayern Munich, according to reports.