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AL KHOR, QATAR: Christian Pulisic of the United States is challenged by Bukayo Saka of England during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group B match between England and USA at Al Bayt Stadium on November 25, 2022. (Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images)

Arsenal among 3 clubs monitoring 24yo Chelsea star

Arsenal are one of a few Premier League clubs monitoring Christian Pulisic, with the player's camp keen for him to leave Chelsea on a permanent deal.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang waves to supporters as celebrates at the end of the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between Chelsea and AC Milan at Stamford Bridge in London on October 5, 2022. - Chelsea won 3 - 0 against AC Milan. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang feels he has personal score to settle with Arteta

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has a personal vendetta against Mikel Arteta, according to Chelsea journalist Matt Law.

Graham Potter praises Arsenal model ahead of Chelsea clash

Graham Potter has praised the Arsenal model and their decision to stand by Mikel Arteta, insisting it's how the Gunners got to the top.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 09: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on October 09, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Martinelli to reject Chelsea for Arsenal extension

Chelsea did hold an interest in Gabriel Martinelli, but the player wants to extend his contract with Arsenal, according to a report.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Ngolo Kante of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Watford FC at Stamford Bridge on May 05, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal links to Chelsea 31-year-old denied again

Arsenal aren't considering a move for N'Golo Kante despite reports that he's been offered to the Gunners as his contract runs down.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on August 31, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Arsenal prioritise Gabriel Martinelli contract amid top-4 rival interest

Gabriel Martinelli is one of Arsenal's top priorities for a new contract amid reported interest from top-four rivals including Chelsea.
ZAGREB, CROATIA: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Chelsea runs with the ball during the UEFA Champions League group E match between Dinamo Zagreb and Chelsea FC at Stadion Maksimir on September 06, 2022. (Photo by Jurij Kodrun/Getty Images)

Aubameyang had to be reassured after shock at Tuchel sacking

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was shocked and surprised by Thomas Tuchel's sacking, having to be reassured by Chelsea owner Todd Boehly.
Barcelona's Gabonese midfielder Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang looks on 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)

Aubameyang to Chelsea still on despite multiple complications

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's move to Chelsea is still on, but there's no agreement and his broken jaw is likely to keep him out for weeks.
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)

Chelsea have doubts over Aubameyang deal but it’s not off

Chelsea are having second thoughts about signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, despite the former Arsenal striker favouring them if he leaves Barcelona.
BARCELONA, SPAIN: Pierre-Emerick Emiliano François Aubameyang of FC Barcelona shows his dejection during the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final Leg Two match between FC Barcelona and Eintracht Frankfurt at Camp Nou on April 14, 2022. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Manchester United make another move for Aubameyang

Manchester United have made another move to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, looking to rival Chelsea for the former Arsenal man.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 13: Pierre-Emerick Emiliano François Aubameyang and Ferran Torres of FC Barcelona shake hands during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and CA Osasuna at Camp Nou on March 13, 2022 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Aubameyang reps hold positive meeting with Chelsea over transfer

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's camp have reportedly held a positive meeting with Chelsea over a contract, ahead of talks over a fee with Barcelona.
Gabon's Pierre Aubameyang (R) celebrates after scoring during the 2012 Olympic mens football match between Gabon and Switzerland at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north-east England on July 26, 2012.(Photo credit PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Chelsea to learn from Barcelona this week if Aubameyang is for sale

Chelsea are reportedly considering signing former Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, with Barcelona needing to remove wages from their books, and they expect to find out if it's possible this week.
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND: William Saliba #12 of Arsenal and Dominic Calvert-Lewin #9 of Everton go after the ball in the first half during a preseason friendly at M&T Bank Stadium on July 16, 2022. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Chelsea now interested in Arsenal’s William Saliba

Chelsea have joined the list of clubs interested in William Saliba, according to a report, but Arsenal are keen to keep the defender.
Omari Hutchinson after scoring for the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Arsenal 18yo signs for Chelsea

Arsenal prospect Omari Hutchinson has signed for Chelsea after joining Arsenal as an u12.
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Brentford and Leeds United at Brentford Community Stadium in London on May 22, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Leeds confirm Raphinha travelling to Barcelona for transfer

Raphinha is in Barcelona today to complete his medical and join the club on a permanent deal, ending the race for his signature.
MAINZ, GERMANY - APRIL 30: Serge Gnabry of Bayern in action during the Bundesliga match between 1. FSV Mainz 05 and FC Bayern München at Opel Arena on April 30, 2022 in Mainz, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Chelsea want former Gunner but he’s not interested

Chelsea are interested in former Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry, but the player doesn't want to join another London club given his Gunners links.
AC Milan's French forward Olivier Giroud drinks sparkling wine as he celebrates during the winner's trophy ceremony after AC Milan won the Italian Serie A football match between Sassuolo and AC Milan, securing the "Scudetto" championship on May 22, 2022 at the Mapei - Citta del Tricolore stadium in Sassuolo. (Photo by Filippo MONTEFORTE / AFP) (Photo by FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP via Getty Images)

Olivier Giroud makes Tottenham admission

Olivier Giroud has been speaking about his desire to leave Chelsea in search of playing time, a search that left him so desperate, he would have even signed for Tottenham!
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Brentford and Leeds United at Brentford Community Stadium in London on May 22, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Decision on £55m Arsenal target expected today

A decision on Raphinha's future is expected today, with Chelsea currently the favourites, according to a report.
Brazil's Raphinha celebrates after scoring against Paraguay during the South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 1, 2022. (Photo by DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal out of Raphinha race as Barcelona close in

Arsenal are currently out of the race to sign Raphinha, with Barcelona closing in on a transfer for the Leeds United winger.
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Brentford and Leeds United at Brentford Community Stadium in London on May 22, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Barcelona to hijack Chelsea move for Arsenal target

Barcelona are set to try and hijack Raphinha from Chelsea and Arsenal by submitting a £60m bid, but they don't have an agreement with Leeds yet.
Brazil's Raphinha celebrates after scoring against Paraguay during the South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 1, 2022. (Photo by DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal want clarity before making new Raphinha bid

Arsenal are looking to get clarity on Raphinha's preference before making another offer to Leeds United, with Chelsea set for further talks today.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Raphinha of Leeds United applauds fans after their side's defeat during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Newcastle United at Elland Road on January 22, 2022. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Chelsea agree fee for Arsenal target Raphinha

Arsenal's pursuit of Raphinha has taken a fatal twist, with Chelsea agreeing a fee with Leeds United to sign the winger.
Brazil's Raphinha celebrates after scoring against Paraguay during the South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 1, 2022. (Photo by DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images)

Sources deny Arsenal pulling out of Raphinha race

Arsenal haven't pulled out of the race to sign Raphinha after agreeing a deal for Gabriel Jesus, despite one claim they have.
Brazil's Raphinha celebrates after scoring against Paraguay during the South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 1, 2022. (Photo by DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal Raphinha interest strong despite 1st bid rejected

Leeds United have rejected Arsenal's first official bid for Raphinha, but the Gunners are expected to continue negotiations.
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on April 16, 2022. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal plan pre-season matches in 3 countries

Arsenal are close to confirming plans for pre-season including trips to the USA and Europe, and another edition of the Emirates Cup, according to a report.
Khayon Edwards playing for the Arsenal u23s in pre-season (Photo by Dan Critchlow)

Chelsea contact Arsenal man over free transfer despite sanctions

Chelsea have reportedly contacted Kahyon Edwards about the possibility of a free transfer despite not being allowed to sign any players under the terms of the government's sanctions.
Real's Eden Hazard pictured after a soccer game between French club Paris Saint-Germain and Spanish club Real Madrid, Tuesday 15 February 2022 in Paris, in the round of sisteen (1/8 final) of the UEFA Champions League. (Photo by BRUNO FAHY/BELGA MAG/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal meet with 31yo Real Madrid man’s reps

Arsenal have apparently met with Eden Hazard's representatives to discuss a possible loan deal with an option to buy.
Emirates Stadium Chelsea s Ruben Loftus-Cheek left and Arsenal s Thomas Partey centre battle for the ball during The Mind Series match at Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday August 1, 2021. rivalry.. Copyright: Aaron Chown

Arsenal USA summer tour faces problems again

Arsenal could be set for problems with their plans for a US tour once again, with a proposed friendly against Chelsea in doubt.
Chelsea's Russian owner Roman Abramovich waves during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Middlesbrough at Stamford Bridge in London on May 8, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ian KINGTON / Getty Images

How a simple mistake stopped Roman Abramovich buying Arsenal instead of Chelsea

Sanctioned Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich almost bought Arsenal back in 2003 but a mistake by Swiss bank, UBS, forced him to reconsider his options.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - MARCH 06: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates after scoring their sides second goal during the Premier League match between Watford and Arsenal at Vicarage Road on March 06, 2022 in Watford, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Episode 323: Arsenal’s men and women finding form when it matters most

Matthew is joined by Sylvain Jamet to talk about wins against Watford and Wolves and the women's wins against Reading and Birmingham, all while trying not to worry about war (although we discuss what that means for Chelsea FC).
April 11, 2021, Valencia, Spain: Alexander Isak of Real Sociedad seen in action during the Spanish La Liga football match between Real Sociedad and Valencia CF at Mestalla stadium. Copyright: Xisco Navarro Pardo

Chelsea & Manchester United join race for summer Arsenal target

Chelsea and Manchester United are joining Arsenal in the race to sign Real Sociedad's Alexander Isak, according to a report.
12th September 2021 Olimpico Stadium, Rome, Italy Serie A championship football, AS Roma versus US Sassulo Tammy Abraham of As Roma ActionPlus12322475 Allshotlive

Arsenal summer interest in Tammy Abraham genuine

Fabrizio Romano claims Arsenal had a genuine interest in Tammy Abraham over the summer, but they had to sell first.
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND: Scotland player Billy Gilmour in action during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match between Scotland and Denmark at Hampden Park on November 15, 2021. (Photo by Stu Forster / Getty Images)

Arsenal tried to sign Chelsea youngster from Rangers

Arsene Wenger tried to convince Billy Gilmour to join Arsenal before the midfielder's move to Chelsea, according to a report.
Willian Arsenal contract terminated - Arsenal's Brazilian midfielder Willian reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns stadium in West Bromwich, central England, on January 2, 2021. (Photo by Rui Vieira / POOL / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo by RUI VIEIRA/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Willian Arsenal contract terminated, should they have ever signed him?

After a troubled season at Arsenal, Willian's Arsenal contract has been terminated and he is no longer an Arsenal player, but should he have ever been one in the first place?
Bournemouth, England, 27th July 2021. Tammy Abraham of Chelsea during the Pre Season Friendly match at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth. Picture credit : Paul Terry / Sportimage

Tammy Abraham agrees to join Roma – ending Arsenal interest

Tammy Abraham has agreed to join AS Roma, bringing to an end a transfer saga involving interest from Arsenal that never developed into more.
Barnsley v Chelsea - FA Cup Tammy Abraham of Chelsea following the FA Cup match at Oakwell, Barnsley. Copyright: Russell Hart

Chelsea to let Abraham decide own future as Arsenal concerns prompt Mourinho phonecall

Thomas Tuchel has said he will leave Tammy Abraham's future in the player's hands as Jose Mourinho phones the forward who would prefer a move to Arsenal.
Bournemouth, England, 27th July 2021. Tammy Abraham of Chelsea during the Pre Season Friendly match at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth. Picture credit : Paul Terry / Sportimage

Chelsea man only wants Arsenal says Italian report

Tammy Abraham only wants a move to Arsenal according to an Italian report which was discussing Roma's interest in the player.
Bournemouth, England, 27th July 2021. Tammy Abraham of Chelsea during the Pre Season Friendly match at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth. Picture credit : Paul Terry / Sportimage

2 clubs in race for £30m Arsenal target after Serie A side withdraw

Arsenal and AS Roma are the two clubs leading the race for Tammy Abraham at this stage, after Atalanta pulled out of a potential deal.

Inter Milan would prefer to sell player to Arsenal over Chelsea

Inter Milan need to make at least one more big sale this window, but they'd prefer to sell Lautaro Martinez to Arsenal over Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Tammy Abraham of Chelsea battles with John Stones of Manchester City during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea FC at Etihad Stadium on November 23, 2019, in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Chelsea 23yo wants move to Arsenal - available for £30m

Tammy Abraham is available for transfer for £30m, and the player prefers a move to Arsenal over West Ham United.