Tag: Borussia Dortmund

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 30: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, acknowledges the fans after the team's victory in the Premier League match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal FC at City Ground on January 30, 2024 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal join Aston Villa in race for 8 goals in 7 striking wonderkid

Arsenal join Aston Villa in pursuit of Turkish wonderkid Semih Kılıçsoy! The 18-year-old striker is on fire, scoring 8 goals in 7 games
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Arsenal 18yo attracts interest from 5 clubs amid free transfer risk

Arsenal youth winger Amario Cozier-Duberry is attracting interest from a number of top clubs amid his ongoing contract negotiations, according to reports.
Chido Obi-Martin (2nd R) with the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Borussia Dortmund scout Arsenal 16yo with complex contract situation

Borussia Dortmund have scouted Arsenal's Chido Obi-Martin on multiple occasions, but the striker isn't set for an imminent departure.
Bayern Munich's Dutch defender #04 Matthijs de Ligt celebrates after scoring the 3-0 goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match between 1. FC Bayern Munich and VfL Bochum in Munich, southern Germany, on September 23, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Report claims Arsenal make 24yo Bayern Munich defender a ‘priority

Arsenal targets Bayern Munich's Matthijs de Ligt as their primary summer transfer to strengthen defence, with alternatives like Schlotterbeck and Hato on the radar.
Chido Obi-Martin (2nd R) with the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal risk losing Danish prodigy due to English rules

Arsenal face a tough challenge in retaining Chidozie Obi-Martin, a 16-year-old Danish-English prodigy, amidst interest from top European clubs like Ajax and Dortmund.
Newcastle United's Swedish striker #14 Alexander Isak reacts after they concede their third goal during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on January 13, 2024. Man City won the game 3-2. (Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images)

Howe reaffirms Isak’s key role at Newcastle amidst Arsenal rumours

Eddie Howe dismisses rumours of Alexander Isak leaving Newcastle amid Arsenal's reported interest, highlighting the striker's importance to the team.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Alexander Isak of Newcastle United reacts during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Aston Villa at St. James Park on August 12, 2023 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal want unlikely Newcastle striker move

Arsenal sets its sights on an unexpected transfer target, Newcastle United's Alexander Isak
LUTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's fourth goal to make it 4-3 during the Premier League match between Luton Town and Arsenal FC at Kenilworth Road on December 05, 2023 in Luton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s top 25 most expensive transfers

Arsenal Football Club's history of transfers reveals a strategy of high-value investments, showcasing their ambition to excel at the highest level of football.
Bayern Munich's Dutch defender Matthijs de Ligt attends a press conference ahead of the UEFA Champions league Group A first leg football match between Galatasaray Istanbul and Bayern Munich, in Istanbul on October 23, 2023. (Photo by OZAN KOSE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal eyes Bayern Munich star

Arsenal show interest in Bayern Munich's Matthijs de Ligt as a long-term transfer target
Marseille's Panamanian defender #62 Michael Murillo (L) is congratulated by Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match Olympique de Marseille (OM) vs Clermont Foot 63 at the Velodrome stadium on December 17, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

€700kpw salary for former Arsenal captain questioned

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's substantial salary at Olympique Marseille raises questions, as he strives to justify his worth with a promising performance.
Ajax's Jorrel Hato (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arhem at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA on November 25, 2023 in Amsterdam. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal convinced €22m Ajax prodigy Jorrel Hato is the real deal

Arsenal express interest in Ajax's young captain Jorrel Hato, with other top clubs in pursuit
COLOGNE, GERMANY - OCTOBER 07: Former German national player Lukas Podolski seen on the TV platform prior to the international friendly match between Germany and Turkey at RheinEnergieStadion on October 07, 2020 in Cologne, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal fan favourite explains turning down Manchester City

Former Arsenal player Lukas Podolski discusses his career choices, including turning down Manchester City and lucrative offers from China, while expressing his deep connection to 1. FC Köln.

Manchester United consider swap deal for former Arsenal winger

Former Arsenal academy forward Donyell Malen has been linked with a move to Manchester United, potentially in a swap deal for Jadon Sancho.
SEVILLE, SPAIN - OCTOBER 24: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League match between Sevilla FC and Arsenal FC at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on October 24, 2023 in Seville, Spain. (Photo by Fran Santiago/Getty Images)

Arsenal Champions League last-16 draw details & potential opponents

With the Champions League group stage now at an end, let's look at all the details of the upcoming last-16 draw for Arsenal.
Sporting Lisbon's Swedish forward #09 Viktor Gyokeres (L) celebrates with Sporting Lisbon's Brazilian defender #02 Matheus Reis after scoring his team's second goal during the Portuguese League football match between Sporting CP and Gil Vicente FC at the Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on December 4, 2023. (Photo by CARLOS COSTA/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal target 15 goals in 17 games 25yo Swedish striker

Arsenal eye Viktor Gyökeres, the talented Sporting Portugal striker, as they look to strengthen their attacking lineup in the upcoming transfer window.
Barcelona's Gabonese midfielder Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gestures before the start of the friendly football match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City, at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on August 24, 2022. (Photo by Josep LAGO / AFP)

Barcelona or Arsenal? Aubameyang names best spell of his career

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says he's never enjoyed football as much as his time at Barcelona, even going to training on his off days.
Valencia's Spanish defender #34 Yarek Gasiorowski (L) vies with Real Madrid's Argentinian midfielder #32 Nico Paz during the Spanish league football match between Real Madrid CF and Valencia CF at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 11, 2023. (Photo by THOMAS COEX/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal eye Valencia’s promising 18yo Yarek Gasiorowski

Arsenal show keen interest in Valencia's young defender Yarek Gasiorowski, following his impressive performances with Spain's U-19 team.
SINSHEIM, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 25: Julian Brandt of Borussia Dortmund controls the ball during the Bundesliga match between TSG Hoffenheim and Borussia Dortmund at PreZero-Arena on February 25, 2023 in Sinsheim, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Arsenal join race for Bundesliga star after goal vs Newcastle

Arsenal are one of the clubs in the race for Borussia Dortmund star Julian Brandt, though they face competition from other top Premier League clubs.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JUNE 4: Sacha Boey of Galatasaray celebrates the 3-0 victory against Fenerbahce in the Super Lig match at NEF Stadyumu on June 4, 2023 in Istanbul, Turkey. (Photo by Ahmad Mora/Getty Images)

Arsenal discussions with Fenerbahçe’s Boey; eyes set on Bournemouth’s Kelly

Arsenal engages in transfer discussions with Fenerbahçe's Sacha Boey and eyes Bournemouth's Lloyd Kelly, while Jakub Kiwior attracts interest from Italy.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 25: Newcastle player Alexander Isak reacts after injury forces him to leave the field during the UEFA Champions League match between Newcastle United FC and Borussia Dortmund at St. James Park on October 25, 2023 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Injury setbacks for Newcastle ahead of Arsenal clash

Arsenal are set to play against a Newcastle side facing a spate of injuries, including key players Alexander Isak and Jacob Murphy.
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Arsenal eye £5 million striker Dino Klapija for January transfer

Arsenal are eyeing a potential January transfer for £5 million rated striker Dino Klapija. The 16-year-old has also drawn interest from Manchester United, Chelsea, RB Leipzig, and Borussia Dortmund.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: Sandro Tonali of Newcastle looks on from the substitutes bench prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St. James Park on October 21, 2023 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Newcastle man’s 10-month ban, will miss Arsenal match

Arsenal set to face Newcastle United on 4 November. Newcastle midfielder Sandro Tonali's suspension could impact the game. The decision has been made.
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6 linked with Arsenal as Barcelona eye 2 Gunners

This week's Arsenal transfer gossip explores the club's interest in various players, from Bundesliga talents to rising stars in the MLS, as well as contract negotiation updates.
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Arsenal FC looks on during the Papa John's Trophy Second Round match between AFC Wimbledon and Arsenal U21 at Plough Lane on December 08, 2020. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Unemployed ex-Arsenal man declines deal in hope of Bayern Munich move

Real Betis is facing a defensive crisis due to Marc Bartra's injury and considers free agent Sokratis Papastathopoulos as an emergency option. However, Sokratis reportedly rejects Betis, holding out for a Bayern Munich offer.
Dortmund's English forward #43 Jamie Bynoe-Gittens looks on during the German first division Bundesliga football match between VfL Bochum and BVB Borussia Dortmund in Bochum, western Germany on August 26, 2023. (Photo by INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta a ‘big fan’ of Dortmund winger Jamie Bynoe-Gittens

Arsenal eye Borussia Dortmund's Jamie Bynoe-Gittens for a potential transfer, despite his recent contract extension. Mikel Arteta and club executives see 'huge potential' in the young winger.
Real Valladolid's Spanish defender Ivan Fresneda (L) vies with Real Madrid's Brazilian forward Vinicius Junior during the Spanish league football match between Real Madrid CF and Real Valladolid FC at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 2, 2023. (Photo by Thomas COEX / AFP) (Photo by THOMAS COEX/AFP via Getty Images)

Borussia Dortmund now favourites for Arsenal target

Borussia Dortmund are now the favourites to sign Ivan Fresneda this summer, despite Arsenal remaining in the race for the signing.
VALLADOLID, SPAIN - MAY 23: Ivan Fresneda of Real Valladolid CF inspects the pitch prior to the LaLiga Santander match between Real Valladolid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Municipal Jose Zorrilla on May 23, 2023 in Valladolid, Spain. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Dortmund boosted by Fresneda’s halved release clause

Arsenal, along with Dortmund, receive a huge boost in their pursuit of Real Valladolid's star defender Ivan Fresneda, as his release clause is slashed following Valladolid's relegation.
MONTREAL, QC - FEBRUARY 29: Head coach of the Montreal Impact Thierry Henry addresses the media after a victory against New England Revolution during the MLS game at Olympic Stadium on February 29, 2020 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Montreal Impact defeated New England Revolution 2-1. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Why Thierry Henry is set to say ‘no’ to PSG job

Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry, expected to reject an offer to become Julian Nagelsmann's assistant manager at Paris Saint-Germain.
VALLADOLID, SPAIN - MAY 23: Ivan Fresneda of Real Valladolid CF inspects the pitch prior to the LaLiga Santander match between Real Valladolid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Municipal Jose Zorrilla on May 23, 2023 in Valladolid, Spain. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal make lucrative offer for 18yo

Arsenal make a bold move with a lucrative offer for young Spanish talent, Ivan Fresneda, but Borussia Dortmund are ready to compete for the player.
VALLADOLID, SPAIN - MARCH 17: Nico Williams of Athletic Club and Ivan Fresneda of Real Valladolid CF battle for the ball during the LaLiga Santander match between Real Valladolid CF and Athletic Club at Estadio Municipal Jose Zorrilla on March 17, 2023 in Valladolid, Spain. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal make lucrative offer to La Liga 18yo

Borussia Dortmund hope to sign Real Valladolid defender Ivan Fresneda this summer, but he has a lucrative offer from Arsenal.
HANOVER, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 12: Noel Bigo Atom (R) of Germany challenges Arda Güler of Turkey during the International Friendly between Germany U17 and Turkey U17 at Eilenriedestadion on November 12, 2021 in Hanover, Germany. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images for DFB)

Arsenal hope to grab 18yo €5m Turkish bargain ahead of Barcelona

Arsenal are reportedly in the race for the signature of 18-year-old Turkish prodigy Arda Güler from Fenerbahce, potentially for a bargain price.
Ajax's defender Noussair Mazraoui (L) and Ajax's defender Devyne Rensch react during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Emmen at the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on May 2, 2021. - Ajax Amsterdam clinched their 35th Dutch league title on Sunday with a 4-0 victory over Emmen. - Netherlands OUT (Photo by MAURICE VAN STEEN / ANP / AFP) / Netherlands OUT (Photo by MAURICE VAN STEEN/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal want Ajax 20yo to solve problem position

Arsenal are considering a move for Ajax's Devyne Rensch to strengthen their right-back options, but face competition from Brighton and Sevilla.
PAMPLONA, SPAIN: Ivan Fresneda of Real Valladolid in action during the LaLiga Santander match between CA Osasuna and Real Valladolid CF at El Sadar Stadium on October 30, 2022. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Exciting 18yo Arsenal target Ivan Fresneda learning English

Arsenal show interest in La Liga's young talent Ivan Fresneda, with the Real Valladolid starlet aspiring to join one of the 'best teams in the world'.
Sporting director Sven Mislintat of VfB Stuttgart seen during the Second Bundesliga match between VfB Stuttgart and 1. FC Nürnberg at Mercedes-Benz Arena on December 09, 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Sven Mislintat agrees to become Ajax Technical Director

Sven Mislintat, who previously worked for Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund, is set to join Ajax as their new technical director
SINSHEIM, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 25: Julian Brandt of Borussia Dortmund controls the ball during the Bundesliga match between TSG Hoffenheim and Borussia Dortmund at PreZero-Arena on February 25, 2023 in Sinsheim, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Borussia Dortmund 26yo “definitely” on Arsenal’s summer list

Julian Brandt is a target for Arsenal and a summer transfer to the Gunners is definitely an option, according to a report.
BREMEN, GERMANY: Mahmoud Dahoud of Borussia Dortmund looks on during the Bundesliga match between SV Werder Bremen and Borussia Dortmund at Wohninvest Weserstadion on February 11, 2023. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal among 10 clubs chasing Bundesliga free transfer

Arsenal are one of 10 clubs interested in picking up Mahmoud Dahoud on a free transfer this summer, according to a report.
SINSHEIM, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 25: Julian Brandt of Borussia Dortmund controls the ball during the Bundesliga match between TSG Hoffenheim and Borussia Dortmund at PreZero-Arena on February 25, 2023 in Sinsheim, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Arsenal keen to make Dortmund 26yo’s dream happen

Arsenal have long been tracking Julian Brandt and are now more interested than ever, but Borussia Dortmund may still move to tie him down to an extension.
PAMPLONA, SPAIN: Ivan Fresneda of Real Valladolid in action during the LaLiga Santander match between CA Osasuna and Real Valladolid CF at El Sadar Stadium on October 30, 2022. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Arsenal in 4-way battle for 18yo signing

Arsenal are one of four clubs chasing Ivan Fresneda for a summer move, with the player set to assess his options at the end of the season.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - OCTOBER 11: Jude Bellingham of Borussia Dortmund looks on during the UEFA Champions League group G match between Borussia Dortmund and Sevilla FC at Signal Iduna Park on October 11, 2022 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

David Ornstein gives Arsenal update on Jude Bellingham

Arsenal admire Jude Bellingham but probably don't have the finances to do a deal this summer, according to a report.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - OCTOBER 11: Jude Bellingham of Borussia Dortmund looks on during the UEFA Champions League group G match between Borussia Dortmund and Sevilla FC at Signal Iduna Park on October 11, 2022 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Francis Cagigao explains why Arsenal missed out on Jude Bellingham

Francis Cagigao admits he wanted to sign Jude Bellingham for Arsenal, but the player was already too expensive by that stage.