Tag: Deportivo La Coruna

Arsenal forward could leave despite aiming to prove his worth in pre-season

Lucas Perez is aiming to convince Unai Emery to keep him at Arsenal for the coming season, but he may still end up leaving before the window closes.
Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /

Arsenal forward posts farewell statement on social media

Lucas Perez has posted a farewell message to Deportivo La Coruna, after returning to Arsenal for pre-season after his loan spell in Spain.
Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /

Arsenal forward snapped with Lazio man as Italy transfer rumours intensify

Lucas Perez had dinner with former teammate Luis Alberto on Friday night, amid rumours he might move to Alberto's current club, Lazio.
Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /

Arsenal could lose forward who 'doesn't enter Unai Emery's plans'

AC Milan and AS Roma are both interested in Lucas Perez, as Unai Emery opts to move forward with other players, according to reports in Spain.
Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /

Arsenal forward's agent describes his client's 'dream' move to Italy

Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, Lucas Perez's agent, suggests the player would be more than happy to move to Lazio this summer, but nothing is certain just yet.
Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Fans jeer Arsenal striker as agent admits transfer 'not the best decision'

Lucas Perez's agent told Spanish media his client's return to Deportivo wasn't the best decision, after the 29-year-old was jeered by his own fans at the weekend.
Deportivo La Coruna's Spanish forward Lucas Perez (top) vies with Valencia's Spanish forward Santi Mina during the Spanish league football match between RC Deportivo de la Coruna and Valencia CF at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on January 13, 2018. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward admits he's 'frustrated'

Lucas Perez hasn’t scored a goal since 19 November and the Spaniard, who’s currently on loan at his former club Deportivo, is getting frustrated.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Vandals spray paint abuse on Arsenal man's old house, gets hilarious response from neighbour

Vandals wrote a message in graffiti on Lucas Perez's wall, except, it turns out the player doesn't even live there anymore, according to his old neighbour's amusing response.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

18 appearances, 8 goals: Arsenal could turn to 29-year-old to solve attacking crisis

With three of Arsenal's attacking options potentially heading for the exit this month, will the Gunners consider bringing Lucas Perez back from his loan spell at Deportivo?

Arsenal could look to Spanish striker if Theo Walcott and Alexis Sanchez leave in...

Arsene Wenger hasn't given up on Lucas Perez, and could recall the Spaniard from his loan at Deportivo should he lose Theo Walcott and Alexis Sanchez this month.

Arsenal forward aims dig at rivals

Lucas Perez has been starting beef with Deportivo La Coruna's rival club Celta Vigo ahead of the Galician derby.

Deportivo want two Arsenal players on permanent deals next summer

Deportivo la Coruna are looking to buy both David Ospina and Lucas Perez permanently next summer, according to reports in Spain.

Arsenal forward suffers thigh injury

Lucas Perez has apparently suffered a thigh injury while on loan at his former club, Deportivo.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Marseille's Director of Football keen on Arsenal forward

Marseille are reportedly still keen on signing Lucas Perez next summer.
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Arsenal loan watch: These four players all featured over the weekend

Marc Bola, Takuma Asano, Kelechi Nwakali and Lucas Perez all featured for their clubs last weekend. 

David Ornstein reveals Arsenal planned to keep 28-year-old outcast and sell prolific 30-year-old

David Ornstein claims that Arsenal were planning on keeping Lucas Perez and selling Olivier Giroud this summer.

Lucas delivers classy message to Arsenal & fans despite having every reason to feel...

Lucas Perez delivers a classy farewell message to Arsenal fans despite probably having every reason to feel bitter following his loan move to Deportivo La Coruna.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

28-year-old Gunner thanks everyone associated with Arsenal except Wenger

Lucas Perez thanks the fans, teammates and Arsenal staff following his loan move back to former club, Deportivo, but neglects to mention Arsene Wenger.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal 28-year-old explains his deadline day move

Lucas Perez claims that Arsenal didn't want him to move back to Deportivo on deadline day but he was keen to return.
Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)

Lucas declares he has a right to decide his own future

Lucas Perez is delighted to have returned to Deportivo La Caruna.

Arsenal agree deal for 28-year-old

Arsenal forward Lucas Perez has re-joined former side Deportivo La Coruna, the club has confirmed.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal close to agreeing deal for 28-year-old

According to latest reports, Arsenal striker Lucas Perez is on his way to Deportivo La Coruna, with a loan deal being mooted.

Breaking: Arsenal 28-year-old could be staying after £13m move collapses

Lucas Perez could end up staying at Arsenal as a deal with Deportivo continues to stall.
Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)

Arsenal close to agreeing £14m deal for 28-year-old

Arsenal striker Lucas Perez should complete a £14m move to Deportivo La Coruna before the end of the summer transfer window, according to reports.

Video: This is why seven clubs are interested in Arsenal 28-year-old

As many as seven clubs around Europe are reported to have lodged a bid for Arsenal striker Lucas Perez this summer, and this video may explain why.

Deportivo manager reponds to rumours about Arsenal 28-year-old

Deportivo's manager, Pepe Mel, is confident that club president, Tino Fernandez, will manage to sign Lucas Perez from Arsenal, or a similar player, this summer.

Arsenal chief transfer negotiator holds talks with Spanish side

Arsenal negotiator Dick Law has held talks with Deportivo about Lucas Perez.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal transfer fixer expected to spend 2 days locked in negotiations over 28-year-old

Dick Law spent Thursday in talks over the transfer of Lucas Perez to Deportivo, according to reports.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

28-year-old Arsenal forward holds meetings with club over move

Lucas Perez's agent has reportedly held a meeting with Arsene Wenger and Dick Law over a return to Deportivo.

Arsene Wenger admits he's "opened the door" for 28-year-old to leave

Arsene Wenger says he has "opened the door" for Lucas Perez to leave Arsenal this summer, despite reports suggesting the Gunners won't lower the demands to push through a deal.

Burnley's pursuit for 24-year-old could help Arsenal complete £13m deal

Burnley's pursuit of Deportivo striker Florian Andone could affect Arsenal's sale of Lucas Perez.

Club president flies to London to complete deal for Arsenal 28-year-old

Deportivo La Coruna president Tino Fernández has reportedly flown into London to try and conclude a deal for Arsenal striker Lucas Perez.
Lucas Perez v Southampton

Deportivo make improved £12.7m bid for Arsenal 28-year-old

Deportivo have reportedly made an improved bid for Arsenal forward Lucas Perez, offering £12.7m after being unsuccessful in previous attempts.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Lucas Perez's agent hits out at Arsenal

Lucas Perez's agent is frustrated with Arsenal's refusal to budge over the forward's asking price.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Lucas Perez' agent believes £11m offer is a "great deal"

Lucas Perez’s agent thinks that Arsenal should accept Deportivo’s offer for the Spaniard.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Report: Rafa Benitez left frustrated as 28-year-old Arsenal man edges closer to Spain move

Deportivo are reportedly looking increasingly likely to re-sign Lucas Perez this summer and Rafa Benitez is said to be pretty miffed.

La Liga side running out of time to complete £13m deal for Arsenal 28-year-old

Deportivo La Coruna are still interested in signing Arsenal's Lucas Perez, but admit that time is running out with the transfer window closing in less than three weeks.

Arsenal accused of pricing 28-year-old out of a move to Deportivo, Fenerbahce and Newcastle

The agent of Lucas Perez has accused Arsenal of pricing his client out of a move, following reports that the Gunners aren't budging on their asking price.

Rafa Benitez confirms interest in Arsenal 28-year-old

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has admitted that he is interested in Arsenal forward Lucas Perez.

Wenger apologises to Lucas for giving away shirt number

Arsene Wenger has reportedly apologised to Lucas Perez for giving away his shirt number without consulting him.