Tag: Dani Ceballos

Dani Ceballos is a professional footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for Real Madrid in La Liga and the Spanish national team. Ceballos began his career with Real Betis, where he came up through the academy and made his first-team debut in 2014. He played for Betis for three seasons before joining Real Madrid in 2017. Ceballos spent two seasons with Madrid, winning the 2018 UEFA Champions League, before joining Arsenal on loan in 2019. In his time with Arsenal, Ceballos helped them to win the FA Cup in 2020 before returning to Real Madrid.

At Arsenal, Ceballos earned £51,923-per-week or £2,700,000-per-year. Ceballos wore the number 8 shirt.

He was born on August 7, 1996.

VIGO, SPAIN - AUGUST 20: Dani Ceballos of Real Madrid CF sits on the bench before the LaLiga Santander match between RC Celta de Vigo and Real Madrid CF at Estadio Balaidos on August 20, 2022 in Vigo, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Real Madrid to give Arsenal flop new contract

Real Madrid are expected to give Dani Ceballos a new contract on the back of a handful of decent games and to stop the player leaving for free in the summer.
HULL, ENGLAND: Chuba Akpom of Middlesbrough celebrates after victory in the Sky Bet Championship match between Hull City and Middlesbrough at MKM Stadium on November 01, 2022. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal training return as more move: Ex-Arsenal roundup

For reasons not every Arsenal fan understands, I like to keep an eye on what players and coaches get up to when they leave Arsenal, so here's a round-up of what some ex-Gunners have been up to this week.
VILLARREAL, SPAIN - APRIL 29: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League Semi-final First Leg match between Villareal CF and Arsenal at Estadio de la Ceramica on April 29, 2021 in Villarreal, Spain. Sporting stadiums around Europe remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal flop clings to his Real Madrid dream

Dani Ceballos is not giving up his Real Madrid dream despite his contract rapidly running out and there being no new offer on the table.
VILLARREAL, SPAIN - APRIL 29: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League Semi-final First Leg match between Villareal CF and Arsenal at Estadio de la Ceramica on April 29, 2021 in Villarreal, Spain. Sporting stadiums around Europe remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Real Madrid will finally let Arsenal flop go

Real Madrid are finally ready to let Dani Ceballos leave the club for good when his contract expires in the summer according to a report.
VILLARREAL, SPAIN - APRIL 29: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League Semi-final First Leg match between Villareal CF and Arsenal at Estadio de la Ceramica on April 29, 2021 in Villarreal, Spain. Sporting stadiums around Europe remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos speaks about new Real Madrid contract

Not that long ago, Dani Ceballos seemed to be heading for the exit door at Real Madrid but now there is talk of a new deal although the midfielder admits nothing has been offered.
MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 04: Daniel Carvajal and Dani Ceballos of Real Madrid celebrate their side's victory and progression to the UEFA Champions League Final after the UEFA Champions League Semi Final Leg Two match between Real Madrid and Manchester City at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on May 04, 2022 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Injury strikes Arsenal flop as Real Madrid career was improving

Dani Ceballos will end the season for Real Madrid as he started it - on the sidelines with an injury - which is unfortunate for the former Arsenal man who was finally getting a chance.
VILLARREAL, SPAIN - APRIL 29: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League Semi-final First Leg match between Villareal CF and Arsenal at Estadio de la Ceramica on April 29, 2021 in Villarreal, Spain. Sporting stadiums around Europe remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Real Madrid make decision on Dani Ceballos

Real Madrid have apparently decided that they want to keep Dani Ceballos for next season as the player is linked with a number of different clubs around Europe.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Inter Milan want Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid

Dani Ceballos is a wanted man as the summer approaches and questions hang over his future.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Dani Ceballos hailed by Real Madrid manager

Dani Ceballos was named as one of the best Real Madrid players against Osasuna on Wednesday night, so have his fortunes turned?
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his team's defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Dani Ceballos finally set to end Real Madrid adventure

Dani Ceballos' Real Madrid adventure will finally come to an end this summer when he will be sold permanently.
Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal gives Dani Ceballos of Arsenal instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Everton FC at Emirates Stadium on February 23, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Dani Ceballos speaks out on Mikel Arteta after Palace defeat

Dani Ceballos has tweeted his support for Mikel Arteta following Arsenal's disappointing defeat to Crystal Palace on Monday night.
Dani Ceballos 10 Spain gets subbed out injured after a foul during the Mens Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020 match between Egypt and Spain at Sapporo Dome in Sapporo, Japan. Egypt v Spain - Sapporo Dome

Dani Ceballos on verge of Real Madrid exit

Arsenal flop, Dani Ceballos looks set to re-join Real Betis as his dream of making it at Real Madrid comes close to ending.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Arsenal keeping an eye on former flop midfielder ahead of January

It must be a quiet week because some media outlets are trying to sell the idea that Arsenal are still keeping an eye on Dani Ceballos.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Jose Mourinho wants to sign Dani Ceballos in January

After not being able to land Granit Xhaka in the summer transfer window, Jose Mourinho reportedly now wants to sign Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid.
Dani Ceballos 10 Spain gets subbed out injured after a foul during the Mens Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020 match between Egypt and Spain at Sapporo Dome in Sapporo, Japan. Egypt v Spain - Sapporo Dome

Ex-Arsenal midfielder's ligament tear misdiagnosed by Spain as sprain

Dani Ceballos picked up what was meant to be a grade II ankle sprain when on Olympic duty but it turns out it was actually a complete ligament tear.
Dani Ceballos 10 Spain gets subbed out injured after a foul during the Mens Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020 match between Egypt and Spain at Sapporo Dome in Sapporo, Japan. Egypt v Spain - Sapporo Dome

Former Arsenal midfielder injured after horror tackle at Olympics

Dani Ceballos picked up what looked to be a painful ankle injury when he played for Spain their first game at the Olympics this week.
Dani Ceballos attends the first training session of the team at Soccer City, in Las Rozas, outside Madrid, Spain, 01 July 2021. Copyright: Javier Lizon

Former Arsenal midfielder: "I want to succeed at Real Madrid"

Dani Ceballos is still holding on to his dream that he can make it at Real Madrid despite showing little over two seasons at Arsenal that would have excited the Spanish side.
Gabriel Martinelli with Brazil (Photo via Martinelli on Twitter)

Gabriel Martinelli learns his squad number for the Olympics

The squad numbers for the Tokyo Olympics have been confirmed, with the event kicking off in just over a fortnight now.
Dani Ceballos admits Real Madrid wanted to keep him LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal celebrates with teammate Dani Ceballos after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Will Oliver - Pool/Getty Images)

Manager explains why midfielder wasn't suited to Arsenal

Dani Ceballos looks like he will be on the move again this summer but he won't be coming back to Arsenal with his former manager saying he wasn't suited to the Premier League.
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9 ex-Arsenal men on the move this summer

Once a Gunner, always a Gunner, so here at Daily Cannon, we like to keep an eye on what former players are getting up to and it looks like it could be a busy summer for quite a few of them.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Real Madrid to sell Arsenal flop to fund Manuel Locatelli move

Dani Ceballos believes that he can become a Real Madrid player even though he mostly spent two years stinking up Arsenal and Carlo Ancelotti reportedly wants to sell him to buy Manuel Locatelli.
Martin Odegaard during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Thursday May 6, 2021. Copyright: John Walton

Arsenal release 5 senior players & 4 youngsters

Arsenal have confirmed that a number of first teamers for the men's team, one from the women's and four from the u18 and u23 squads have been released at the end of their contracts with the club.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

24yo says goodbye to Arsenal, praises fans

Dani Ceballos has confirmed his Arsenal exit, posting a long goodbye message on his Instagram feed.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on January 02, 2021. (Photo by Tim Keeton - Pool/Getty Images)

No desire to keep 24yo midfielder at Arsenal and player wants to leave

Dani Ceballos will head back to Real Madrid this summer with no plans to return to Arsenal and a move to a La Liga club on the cards.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Real Madrid set €25m-€30m price for midfielder at Arsenal who wants out

Real Madrid believe they can get between €25m and €30m for their midfielder at Arsenal which will no doubt make quite a lot of fans laugh their arses off.
18th March 2021 Emirates Stadium, London, England UEFA Europa League Football, Arsenal versus Olympiacos Dani Ceballos of Arsenal takes on Thanasis Androutsos of Olympiakos Shaun Brooks

2 La Liga clubs in the running to sign Dani Ceballos

Dani Ceballos is likely to remain in Spain this summer, with Atletico Madrid and Real Betis among the front-runners for his signature.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his team's defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Error-prone Arsenal man likely played his last significant game

Dani Ceballos has probably played his last minutes of significant Arsenal action, with no permanent deal likely and little chance he starts any further games of importance.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks dejected following his team's defeat in the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Arsenal midfielder thinks he’s better suited to La Liga

Dani Ceballos believes that despite all that playing in the Premier League has taught him, he's better suited to games in La Liga.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 12: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal and Dani Ceballos of Arsenal speak during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal FC at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on July 12, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Tim Goode/Pool via Getty Images)

Who could Arsenal sell in the 2021 summer transfer window?

We all know that Arsenal will have to sell to buy this summer and with Mikel Arteta needing new players to continue his 'process' who could he ship out this summer?
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on January 02, 2021. (Photo by Tim Keeton - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal make Dani Ceballos decision

Arsenal are not expected to sign Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid at the end of his second loan spell with the club, according to a report.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on January 02, 2021. (Photo by Tim Keeton - Pool/Getty Images)

Zinedine Zidane makes Dani Ceballos decision

Dani Ceballos will get the chance to impress Zinedine Zidane in pre-season before deciding on his future, according to a report.
Arsenal's Norwegian midfielder Martin Odegaard comes on as a substitute during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 30, 2021. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

€100m needed: Real Madrid fire sale could help Arsenal

Real Madrid want to raise funds this summer for major signings, opening the door for Arsenal to turn their two loans into permanent deals.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on January 02, 2021. (Photo by Tim Keeton - Pool/Getty Images)

Real Madrid will only sell Dani Ceballos with anti-Barcelona clause

Real Madrid will only sell Dani Ceballos this summer with a clause specifically preventing FC Barcelona from buying the player.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: Kieran Tierney of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on January 02, 2021 in West Bromwich, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Rui Vieira - Pool/Getty Images)

Tierney out but 4 return to training for Arsenal ahead of Wolves game

Arsenal have welcomed four players back to training from their various complaints but Kieran Tierney is still struggling with his calf injury and will not play any part.
Arsenal's Norwegian midfielder Martin Odegaard (L) chats with Arsenal's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka (C) and Manchester United's Swedish defender Victor Lindelof (R) on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 30, 2021. - The game finished 0-0. (Photo by Andy Rain / POOL / AFP)

Lacazette injured as Arsenal draw with Manchester United

As Arsenal prepare to face Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, some information is emerging about which players might be involved.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: Kieran Tierney of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on January 02, 2021 in West Bromwich, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Rui Vieira - Pool/Getty Images)

Why Kieran Tierrney was missing for Arsenal’s win over Southampton

Arsenal were without four players for their 3-1 win at Southampton, with Kieran Tierney now an injury concern.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos controls the ball during the English Premier League football match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage in London on September 12, 2020. (Photo by BEN STANSALL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

2 positive Arsenal injury updates

Arsenal provided updates on Dani Ceballos and Pablo Mari ahead of their weekend clash with Southampton, and it looks like good news.
Real Madrid's Norwegian midfielder Martin Odegaard reacts during the Spanish league football match Real Betis against Real Madrid CF at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Seville on September 26, 2020. (Photo by JORGE GUERRERO / AFP) (Photo by JORGE GUERRERO/AFP via Getty Images)

6 years after trial Arsenal in negotiations for talented midfielder

Six years after the Norwegian midfielder opted for Real Madrid following a trial with Arsenal, Arsenal are back for Martin Ødegaard

3rd Arsenal player picks up same injury

Dani Ceballos missed Arsenal's 3-0 win over Newcastle United on Monday with a calf injury, the third Arsenal player to suffer one this month.
VILLAREAL, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 19: Pau Torres of Villarreal CF looks on during the La Liga Santander match between Villarreal CF and SD Eibar at Estadio de la Ceramica on September 19, 2020 in Villareal, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Unai Emery unlikely to help Arsenal sign 22-year-old wanted by Real Madrid

Arsenal are reportedly showing strong interest in Pau Torres who wants a move to Real Madrid who also seem to want him.