Tag: Bundesliga

MAINZ, GERMANY - DECEMBER 02: Karim Onisiwo of 1. FSV Mainz 05 battles for possession with Evan Ndicka of Eintracht Frankfurt during the Bundesliga match between 1. FSV Mainz 05 and Eintracht Frankfurt at Opel Arena on December 02, 2019, in Mainz, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bundesliga will return within days after getting support from government

The Bundesliga will return in 10 days' time after Chancellor Angela Merkel confirms plans to ease coronavirus control measures on Wednesday, according to reports.
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - MARCH 11: Borussia Moenchengladbach fans let off flares outside the stadium after the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and 1. FC Koeln at Borussia-Park on March 11, 2020 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. For the first time in the history of the German Bundesliga the match is played behind closed doors as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Bongarts/Getty Images)

German players test positive in blow to Premier League re-start plans

Three players at FC Cologne have tested positive for Covid-19, striking a major blow to the Bundesliga's plans to be the first major football league to return and highlighting just how far the Premier League are from being able to comeback, despite all their bluster in the press.
PSV's Denzel Dumfries celebrates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie match PSV vs Willem II in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, on February 8, 2020. (Photo by Maurice van STEEN / ANP / AFP via Getty Images)

1 major European league cancelled but 2 more prepare to return

The 2019/20 Eredivisie season is off, but the Bundesliga and Ligue 1 are preparing to return, in mixed signals for the future of the Premier League.
MIAMI, FL - JULY 29: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, CEO of FC Bayern Muenchen, addresses a news conference during the last day of the FC Bayern AUDI Summer Tour on July 29, 2018 at Mandarin Oriental hotel in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexandra Beier/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bundesliga football could return on May 9th - may encourage Premier League comeback

Bundesliga football could restart behind closed doors from May 9th, in an apparent sign that football across Europe is edging closer to a return.
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 16: Reiss Nelson of England U21 and Aidy Boothroyd, Manager of England U21 speak as Reiss Nelson is substituted off during the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between Scotland U21 and England U21 at Tynecastle Stadium on October 16, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Gareth Southgate considers Reiss Nelson for full England call-up

England manager Gareth Southgate is 'keeping an eye' on Reiss Nelson as he considers handing the Arsenal teenager his full international debut.

Bibiana Steinhaus speaks out after becoming Bundesliga's first female referee

Bibiana Steinhaus became the Bundesliga's first female referee on Sunday, officiating the match between Hertha Berlin and Werder Bremen.

Arsenal make £8.8m bid for creative midfielder compared to Goretzka

Arsene Wenger is tracking the progress of Eintracht Frankfurt wonderkid Aymen Barkok, with reports that they've recently made a formal bid to sign the creative midfielder.

Arsenal on alert after Manchester United star hands in transfer request

Manchester United striker Anthony Martial has reportedly told the club that he wants to leave this summer, with Arsenal believed to be leading the chase for his signature.

Arsenal dealt blow with £25m winger a target for Milan

RB Leipzig winger Emil Forsberg is reportedly a target for Italian Serie A giants AC Milan this summer and could snub Arsenal in favour of a £25m move to the San Siro.

Arsenal told £21m target is not for sale this summer

Arsenal have been told by Schalke that highly-rated midfielder Leon Goretzka will not be sold this summer, despite his current deal having just 12 months to run.

Agent reveals £20m-rated trequartista is in talks with Milan over summer switch

There’s more bad news for Arsenal as Bayer Leverkusen’s Hakan Calhanoglu is believed to be holding talks with AC Milan over a potential £20m switch this summer.

Liverpool considering £17m bid for German wonderkid atttracting the interest of Arsenal and Tottenham

Liverpool are tracking the progress of Schalke's creative midfielder Max Meyer and could make a formal offer to sign the German this summer.

Agent claims RB Leipzig are “destroying the dream” of this Arsenal target

Emil Forsberg’s agent, Hasan Cetinkaya, has claimed RB Leipzig are “destroying the dream” of the coveted winger, with rumours that Arsenal and other suitors are being discouraged to make an approach.

Lewandowski could be available to Manchester United and Chelsea if Bayern sign this 30-goal...

Manchester United and Chelsea have been boosted by the news that Bayern's Robert Lewandowski could be available if Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez moves to the Allianz Arena this summer.

Manchester United and Chelsea interested in Bayern star linked with Arsenal last summer

Manchester United and Chelsea are reportedly battling for the signature of Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski this summer, with hints from the player’s agent that he was “disappointed” with the club and manager.

Former Arsenal midfielder returns to the Bundesliga

West Ham midfielder Havard Nordtveit has joined Hoffenheim for an undisclosed fee, ending any chance of an Arsenal return this summer.

Arsenal midfielder set for season-long loan move with a number of European clubs interested

Daniel Crowley is set for another loan move to a European side this summer, despite rumoured interest from the Championship.

Stuttgart sign Arsenal striker on loan

Takuma Asano will spend another season with Stuttgart after he was once again denied a work permit to stay with Arsenal.

Arsenal miss out on another midfielder as €35m man joins Roma

OGC Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri has snubbed interest from Arsenal to agreed a deal to join AS Roma this summer.
Crowley in action against FC Groningen

Arsenal 19-year-old targeted by Fulham and Hannover

Daniel Crowley could be set for a season-long loan deal either in England's second tier or the Bundesliga next season.

Former Dortmund manager turns down Saints approach, keen on a club closer to Arsenal

Former Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel was rumoured to be on his way to Southampton interested. But latest reports reveal he’s turned them down and wants a club more similar to Arsenal.

£35m-rated midfielder snubs Arsenal and Chelsea to join Bayern Munich

Bayern have completed the signing of Corentin Tolisso for £35m, after the French international turned down Arsenal and Chelsea to make the switch to the Allianz Arena from Lyon.

Arsenal new boy 'excited' to get started

Sead Kolasinac has said he followed the career of Mesut Ozil closely.

22-year-old linked with Arsenal, Tottenham, Juventus and Bayern told he won't be leaving this...

Schalke 04 midfielder Leon Goretzka has been told he will not be leaving the club this summer, amid interest from Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

AC Milan enter race for Arsenal-target from the Bundesliga

AC Milan have entered the race to sign Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit for £20m Bundesliga man

Arsenal dealt a transfer blow after RB Leipzig's director of football Ralf Rangick insisted the club will not sell key player Emil Forsberg this summer.

Arsenal resigned to losing star man to fellow Premier League club

Alexis Sanchez is expected to be a part of Pep Guardiola's spending spree.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - MARCH 18: Emil Forsberg of RB Leipzig arrives for the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Bayern Muenchen at Red Bull Arena on March 18, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich competing with Arsenal for £30m Bundesliga star

A day after news broke of interest from Arsenal on Emil Forsberg, the Leipzig winger is reported to be the subject of a £30m bid.

Bayern Munich midfielder using WhatsApp to lure international teammate to the Allianz Arena

Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal has revealed he’s taken to WhatsApp to convince Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez to join him in Germany this summer.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - MARCH 18: Emil Forsberg of RB Leipzig arrives for the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Bayern Muenchen at Red Bull Arena on March 18, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Agent says Arsenal are in bid for €30m-rated Bundesliga star

Emil Forsberg's agent Hasan Cetinkaya has hinted at a summer move for his client, with Arsenal reportedly linked to his signature.

Arsenal and Everton fighting for €36million Bundesliga star

Arsenal and Everton are rumoured to be fighting for the signature of former Chelsea man Thorgan Hazard this summer.

Did Chile drop a big hint where this Arsenal player was headed this summer?

Chile released their Confederations Cup squad with Alexis Sánchez featuring, though speculation has once again been sparked by their costly mistake on social media, listing him as a Bayern Munich player.

Arsenal captain: Football is full of honey-lickers and yes-sayers

Per Mertesacker has done an interview with former side Werder Bremen on friendships. his bond with the retiring Clemens Fritz and why football is 'very often superficial'.

Bayern Munich move one step closer to backdoor deal for Gnabry

Werder Bremen forward Serge Gnabry, who spent five years at Arsenal before returning to January last August, is reportedly set for another move.

Arsenal management team impressing in Bundesliga, could they replace Wenger?

Since taking over the reigns at VfL Wolfsburg, the partnership between Freddie Ljungberg and Andries Jonker has been a significant one in helping the team recover from a horrid start to the Bundesliga campaign.

£35m for injury-plagued defender: Arsenal and Tottenham monitor situation

According to reports in the Daily Star and TMW, Arsenal are interested in Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng.

Report: West Ham prepare offer for former Arsenal defender

Johan Djourou could be set for a return to Premier League football this summer.

Manager slaps down transfer speculation as Arsenal keep being linked

RB Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has warned potential suitors off making an approach for indispensable midifelder Naby Keita.

Zorc linked again despite Wenger’s DoF comments

According to a report in the Telegraph, Arsenal are interested in a job approach for Borussia Dortmund's director of football Michael Zorc.

Arsene Wenger - Freddie Ljungberg at Wolfsburg to better Arsenal chance later

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that should a coaching role become available, Freddie Ljungberg has promised he will return to the club.