Tag: David Raya

Arsenal's Spanish goalkeeper #22 David Raya gestures during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on April 6, 2024. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Brentford coach explains why they couldn’t keep Arsenal star

Brentford goalkeeper coach Manu Sotelo praises Arsenal's David Raya as the "smartest goalkeeper" he's ever worked with.
DORTMUND, GERMANY: Jorginho of Italy runs with the ball during the UEFA EURO 2024 group stage match between Italy and Albania at Football Stadium Dortmund on June 15, 2024. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images for FIGC)

Euro 2024 roundup: 9 Arsenal players feature in opening round

Nine Arsenal players have featured in the opening round of Euro 2024 fixtures, with only two having to settle for a spot on the bench.
Karl Hein holds the ball after a save for Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Arsenal finally convince contract holdout to sign new deal

Arsenal's Karl Hein is set to sign a new contract with the club, before likely heading out on loan next season, according to reports.
DORTMUND, GERMANY: Jorginho of Italy runs with the ball during the UEFA EURO 2024 group stage match between Italy and Albania at Football Stadium Dortmund on June 15, 2024. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images for FIGC)

Arsenal Euro 2024 roundup: Midfielder sets new tournament high

Jorginho became the second Arsenal player to feature at Euro 2024 on Saturday, helping Italy to a comeback win over Albania.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Aaron Ramsdale of Arsenal celebrates after teammate Kai Havertz (not pictured) scores his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brentford FC at Emirates Stadium on March 09, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

“I never want to do that again”: Arsenal star’s message to Arteta

Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale vows to never endure another season on the bench after losing his starting spot to David Raya.
LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA - MARCH 26: Diogo Costa of Portugal reacts during the international friendly match between Slovenia and Portugal on March 26, 2024 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.(Photo by Jurij Kodrun/Getty Images)

Arsenal reportedly monitoring €75m-clause goalkeeper

Arsenal are reportedly interested in Porto goalkeeper Diogo Costa. Will they trigger his €75 million release clause?
Arsenal's Spanish goalkeeper #22 David Raya gestures during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on April 6, 2024. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

4 Arsenal players make Premier League Fan Team of the Season

Four Arsenal players have made the Premier League's official Fan Team of the Season, following a vote from supporters.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: David Raya of Arsenal makes the match-winning save from the fourth penalty from Galeno of FC Porto (not pictured) in the penalty shoot out during the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal FC and FC Porto at Emirates Stadium on March 12, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal £27m deal imminent

Arsenal are expected to complete the formal steps to activate David Raya's purchase option in the coming days, according to a report.
Germany's midfielder Mesut Ozil (L) and Germany's defender Per Mertesacker celebrate after their team won the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 13, 2014. AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ

Arsenal director backs England for Euro 2024 glory

Arsenal director Per Mertesacker backs England for Euro 2024 glory, while highlighting the potential of Arsenal's 11 stars participating in the tournament.
MALAGA, SPAIN: David Raya of Spain warms up prior to the UEFA EURO 2024 qualifying round group A match between Spain and Norway at La Rosaleda Stadium on March 25, 2023. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal international impresses but likely to be dropped for Euros

David Raya started and kept a clean sheet for Spain in their first game of the international break, but it's still unlikely he'll start at Euro 2024.
Arsenal's German midfielder #29 Kai Havertz (3rdL) and Arsenal's Norwegian midfielder #08 Martin Odegaard (3rdR) celebrate their team victory in the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on September 30, 2023. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal stars holiday together as bromance flourishes

Arsenal stars Kai Havertz and Martin Odegaard share a post-season holiday, showcasing their close bond after a challenging Premier League campaign.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Mikel Oyarzabal, David Raya and Daniel Vivian of Spain line up for the international friendly match between Spain and Colombia at London Stadium on March 22, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal receive 9th Euro 2024 provisional call-up

David Raya has become the latest Arsenal player to be included in a provisional squad for Euro 2024, with a couple more likely still to come.
LONDON, ENGLAND: David Raya of Arsenal celebrates his team's first goal, an own-goal scored by Sven Botman of Newcastle United (not pictured), during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on February 24, 2024. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal 28yo speaks out as club prepare to activate contract option

David Raya insists he wants to stay at Arsenal, with reports suggesting the Gunners have already decided to activate his purchase clause.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on as Steve Round, Assistant Manager gives instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Norwich City at Emirates Stadium on September 11, 2021. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal assistant’s exit was sparked by summer signing dispute

Steve Round's departure from Arsenal was partly due to a disagreement over the signing of David Raya, according to a report.
VERONA, ITALY - OCTOBER 30: Wojciech Szczesny of Juventus greet his fans during the Serie A match between Hellas and Juventus at Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi on October 30, 2021 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Report: Arsenal guaranteed to sign a goalkeeper this summer

Arsenal are guaranteed to sign a goalkeeper this summer as a backup to David Raya, according to a report.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Emile Smith Rowe of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium on March 04, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

14 could leave Arsenal this summer

Arsenal could see a major shake-up this summer with up to 14 players potentially leaving the club. Find out who's on the chopping block.

How expanded Euro 2024 squads could affect Arsenal

National teams will be allowed 26-man squads at Euro 2024, giving opportunities to some fringe players to be involved at the event.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, and David Raya of Arsenal embrace at full-time after victory in the penalty shoot out following the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal FC and FC Porto at Emirates Stadium on March 12, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Journalist claims Arsenal 28yo’s transfer decision is already made

David Raya has already verbally agreed to join Arsenal permanently, according to a report, despite Mikel Arteta insisting the decision will wait until the end of the season.
LONDON, ENGLAND: David Raya of Spain applauds the fans during his warm up prior to the international friendly match between Spain and Colombia at London Stadium on March 22, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal 28yo named on preliminary list for Olympic Games

David Raya is on Spain's preliminary list for the Paris Olympic Games, but Arsenal could refuse a call-up to the final squad.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, and David Raya of Arsenal embrace at full-time after victory in the penalty shoot out following the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal FC and FC Porto at Emirates Stadium on March 12, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

David Raya wins Premier League Golden Glove award

Arsenal's David Raya wins the Premier League Golden Glove with 14 clean sheets.
LONDON, ENGLAND: David Raya of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal FC at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April 28, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta and David Raya address his Spurs error

Mikel Arteta and David Raya have both addressed his mistake in the north London derby, after Arsenal overcame the setback to win the match.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 28: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal FC at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April 28, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Saka says “Manchester City aren’t perfect” after Arsenal beat Tottenham

Bukayo Saka discusses Arsenal's derby win, title race pressure, and the importance of fan support. Read his insightful post-match analysis.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 28: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the team's victory during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal FC at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April 28, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal survive late scare to beat Tottenham – watch all goals

Arsenal won the North London Derby, but a late Tottenham comeback made for a nervy finish. Saka admits the end was "not nice."
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 09: Aaron Ramsdale of Arsenal celebrates after teammate Declan Rice (not pictured) scores the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brentford FC at Emirates Stadium on March 09, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Ramsdale’s Arsenal frustration fuels transfer rumours

Ramsdale linked to Wolves as Sa eyes Saudi move. Could the Arsenal outcast be the solution?
Wolverhampton Wanderers' Mario Lemina (centre left) is hurt in this collision with Arsenal's David Raya (2L) during the English Premier League football match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Arsenal at the Molineux stadium in Wolverhampton, central England on April 20, 2024. (Photo by HENRY NICHOLLS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal 28yo closes in on Premier League record

David Raya will have extra motivation to keep a clean sheet next weekend, as he's one away from matching a Premier League record.
The UEFA Champions League trophy during the draw for the UEFA Champions League 2023-2024 at The Grimaldi Forum in the Principality of Monaco. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s financial future hinges on Champions League qualification

Analysis of the Champions League's financial impact on Arsenal and whether the current squad is strong enough to secure qualification.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 09: Aaron Ramsdale of Arsenal celebrates after teammate Declan Rice (not pictured) scores the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brentford FC at Emirates Stadium on March 09, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

AC Milan eye 25yo Arsenal fan favourite set to leave

AC Milan are reportedly interested in Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale, whose place in the starting lineup is uncertain.
LEEDS, ENGLAND - APRIL 09: Anthony Patterson of Sunderland looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Sunderland at Elland Road on April 09, 2024 in Leeds, England. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal turn to Sunderland as Ramsdale’s exit looms

With Ramsdale likely to leave, Arsenal reportedly turn to Sunderland's Anthony Patterson as a potential replacement.
Bayern Munich's German head coach Thomas Tuchel gestures during the UEFA Champions League quarter final first-leg football match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at the Arsenal Stadium, in north London, on April 9, 2024. (Photo by IAN KINGTON/IKIMAGES/AFP via Getty Images)

Bayern fume over Arsenal handball but ignore Kane’s red card escape

Bayern fume over a denied handball penalty, but did they get away with a Kane red card and a Saka foul?
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, and David Raya of Arsenal embrace at full-time after victory in the penalty shoot out following the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal FC and FC Porto at Emirates Stadium on March 12, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

How David Raya is helping Arsenal build a defensive fortress

Arsenal's David Raya has been unbeatable. Can he stop Bayern Munich's Harry Kane in their Champions League showdown?
TOPSHOT - Arsenal's Spanish goalkeeper #22 David Raya and Arsenal's Norwegian midfielder #08 Martin Odegaard celebrate after winning the penalty shoot-out session of the UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match between Arsenal and Porto FC at the Arsenal Stadium in north London, on March 12, 2024. Arsenal edged out Porto on penalties to reach the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time since 2010. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP) (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal don’t fear Harry Kane or Bayern Munich

Arsenal's Odegaard says they respect Harry Kane but won't be intimidated ahead of the Bayern Munich Champions League clash.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 09: Aaron Ramsdale of Arsenal celebrates after teammate Kai Havertz (not pictured) scores his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brentford FC at Emirates Stadium on March 09, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Newcastle United to offer Arsenal fan favourite new home

Newcastle United are reportedly considering a summer move for Arsenal's Aaron Ramsdale. The England international is out of favour behind David Raya, and the Magpies see him as a solution to their goalkeeping problems. Will Ramsdale reunite with his former manager Eddie Howe at St James' Park? Read the full story.
Manchester City's English midfielder #10 Jack Grealish (L) fights for the ball with Arsenal's French defender #02 William Saliba (R) during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on March 31, 2024. (Photo by DARREN STAPLES/AFP via Getty Images)

Saliba stars as Arsenal frustrate Man City in title race clash

Arsenal held Manchester City to a 0-0 draw at the Etihad, ending City's home scoring streak and boosting their own title hopes. William Saliba's commanding performance earned him Player of the Match.
Sporting Lisbon's Swedish forward #09 Viktor Gyokeres reacts during the UEFA Europa League last 32 second leg football match between Sporting CP and BSC Young Boys at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on February 22, 2024. (Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP via Getty Images)

Big Arsenal spends, uncertain returns, and departures on the horizon: Transfer roundup

Arsenal's transfer plans in flux! Missed Mbappé domino effect & Biereth loan uncertainty. Will €100m+ Lisbon stars join? Ramsdale's future shaky. Get all the latest Arsenal transfer news & rumours!
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND: Bukayo Saka of England celebrates after scoring the team's fifth goal and his third during the UEFA EURO 2024 qualifying round group C match between England and North Macedonia at Old Trafford on June 19, 2023. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Which Arsenal players will play at Euro 2024?

With the final qualifiers now done, let's take a look at which Arsenal players are likely to be involved at Euro 2024 this summer.
CARDIFF, WALES: Krzysztof Piatek, Jakub Kiwior and Bartosz Salamon of Poland celebrate after victory in the penalty shoot out during the UEFA EURO 2024 Play-Offs Final match between Wales and Poland at Cardiff City Stadium on March 26, 2024. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

How did Arsenal’s 12 internationals get on over the March break?

The March international break is now over, so let's take a look at how Arsenal got on in their matches this week.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Mikel Oyarzabal, David Raya and Daniel Vivian of Spain line up for the international friendly match between Spain and Colombia at London Stadium on March 22, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s March international results so far & fixtures remaining

The March break is now well underway, so let's take a look at the results and remaining fixtures for Arsenal's internationals.
LONDON, ENGLAND: David Raya of Spain applauds the fans during his warm up prior to the international friendly match between Spain and Colombia at London Stadium on March 22, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal international substituted at half-time

David Raya was substituted at half-time of Spain's match against Colombia on Friday, after making his second start in their last three games.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: David Raya of Arsenal makes the match-winning save from the fourth penalty from Galeno of FC Porto (not pictured) in the penalty shoot out during the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal FC and FC Porto at Emirates Stadium on March 12, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal star shuts down media frenzy over his dog

David Raya clarifies reports about his XL Bully dog. Spanish goalkeeper assures responsible ownership, slams media misrepresentation.

March fixture list for Arsenal’s 13 internationals

14 Arsenal players have been called up for the March international break, let's take a look at who they'll be up against and when.