Tag: FC Porto

€20m? Local outlets deny reports of Arsenal target's reduced price

Reports from Portugal deny that FC Porto midfielder Danilo Pereira will be available for €20m this summer, after recent links to Arsenal.

Arsenal look at Porto midfielder this summer available for a third of his €60m...

Arsenal are looking at Porto midfielder Danilo Pereira for a potential summer transfer, who could be available for a third of his €60m release clause.
Pedro Virginia after signing for FC Porto (Photo via FCPorto.pt)

Official: FC Porto confirm signing of Arsenal teenager

Arsenal academy goalkeeper Pedro Virginia joined FC Porto in a permanent transfer this week, with his new club confirming the move.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 23: Jeff Reine-Adelaide of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides fourth goal during the Premier League International Cup match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at Meadow Park on January 23, 2018 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal sell-on clause to net them more than original transfer fee for youngster

Angers have reportedly received an offer of between €14m and €15m for Jeff-Reine Adelaide with Arsenal set to receive 10% of any transfer fee due to their sell-on clause.
Porto's Algerian midfielder Yacine Brahimi celebrates after scoring during the Portuguese league football match CD Feirense vs FC Porto at Marcolino de Castro stadium in Santa Maria da Feira on December 11, 2016. / AFP / FRANCISCO LEONG

Arsenal closing in on the free-transfer signing of 29-year-old winger

Arsenal are closing in on the signing of Yacine Brahimi, according to various reports.

Arsenal star stuck in Nigeria: Can't return to club

Arsenal midfielder Kelechi Nwakali has been stuck in Nigeria for a month, unable to return to his loan club in Portugal, ever since he featured for the Nigeria u23s in March.

Club reject their purchase option for Arsenal loanee: He'll return this summer

FC Porto have informed Arsenal that they don't plan to sign Kelechi Nwakali on a permanent deal this summer, according to a report.

Arsenal midfielder demands more playing time

Arsenal’s Kelechi Nwakali is demanding more playing time with Porto’s B side after only amassing 603 minutes this season.
PORTO, PORTUGAL - NOVEMBER 28: Hector Herrera of FC Porto in action during the Group D match of the UEFA Champions League between FC Porto and FC Schalke 04 at Estadio do Dragao on November 28, 2018 in Porto, Portugal. (Photo by Octavio Passos/Getty Images)

Champions League midfielder likes Arsenal: Available for free transfer this summer

Hector Herrera continues to be linked with a move to Arsenal, and he reportedly 'likes' the Premier League club as an option, according to reports.

Arsenal plan move to sign Porto star on free transfer: Initial talks held

Arsenal are weighing up a free transfer move for FC Porto's Yacine Brahimi, and they've held initial talks with the player's representatives, according to reports.
Brazil v Mexico: Round of 16 - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Arsenal interest in star Mexico midfielder is 'known': Available on free transfer

Arsenal's interest in Hector Herrera is 'known', according to the Portuguese media, but the Gunners aren't the only club considering signing the midfielder on a free transfer.
Brazil v Mexico: Round of 16 - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Arsenal ‘preparing to battle’ for Mexico star available for free in summer

Arsenal are reportedly 'preparing to battle' over the availability of Porto’s Hector Herrera who is out of contract in the summer but not really needed by the club.

Arsenal insert surprising clause in Nigerian’s contract

Arsenal apparently inserted a ‘mandatory purchase’ clause in Kelechi Nwakali’s loan deal with Porto in what seems a surprising bit of news coming out of Portugal.
Brazil v Mexico: Round of 16 - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Arsenal and Lyon are ready to 'close' deal for €30m international

Arsenal are one of two clubs interested in FC Porto defender Hector Herrera, according to reports in Portugal, but face strong competition from Olympique Lyonnais.

Agent confirms Arsenal midfielder is set for medical ahead of summer move

Kelechi Nwakali's brother and agent, Allwell, has confirmed to the media that the Arsenal midfielder is set for a medical with FC Porto, ahead of his loan move.

Arsenal midfielder gives transfer update amid 'done deal' reports

Kelechi Nwakali has denied reports that he's joining Dutch first division side NAC Breda, with his future seemingly still up in the air, despite earlier claims that a move to FC Porto was a done deal.

Arsenal youngster in advanced talks over move to FC Porto: Personal terms agreed

Arsenal and FC Porto are in talks over a loan move for Kelechi Nwakali, according to reports in the player's home country of Nigeria.

Arsenal transfer boost after club passes up chance to activate option-to-buy

Sevilla have decided against taking up their €6m option-to-buy for FC Porto defender Miguel Layun, according to reports in Portugal.

Arsenal ready to 'sneak' a bid for defender who helped keep Germany out

Arsenal, AC Milan and Olympique Marseille are circling if Sevilla don't execute their purchase option for Miguel Layun this summer, according to reports in Spain.

Sources close to Arsenal target claim he wants €60m transfer to England

Porto winger Yacine Brahimi could be on the move this summer, with Arsenal reportedly targeting a transfer, and sources close to the player claiming he wants to come to England.

Arsenal plan to steal away exciting £17.5m Tottenham Hotspur transfer target

Arsenal have joined the race for FC Porto's Ricardo Pereira, after Tottenham Hotspur failed in their bid for the player last summer.
BELGRADE, SERBIA - AUGUST 29. Andrija Zivkovic of FK Partizan in action during the Serbia Super League match between FK Partizan and OFK Belgrade at Partizan stadium August 29, 2015 in Belgrade, Serbia. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Arsenal scout talented 21-year-old winger and £87m midfielder

Arsenal joined a number of clubs in watching both Benfica play FC Porto and Belenenses play Sporting CP, according to reports in Portugal.

Arsenal match against Burnley moved

Arsenal’s match against Burnley has been moved from Saturday 5 May to Sunday 6 May with a 4.30pm kick-off while dates for Arsenal's youth cup finals have also been announced and Saturday night fixtures are set to increase.

Arsenal and Manchester United scouts watch pacey €25m full-back

Arsenal joined Manchester United in sending scouts to watch Porto over the weekend, according to reports from the Portuguese media.

Arsenal and Manchester United scout ball-playing defensive midfielder

Arsenal and Manchester United both sent scouts to watch Danilo Pereira as Porto played Tondela last Friday, according to reports from Portugal.

Agent confirms Arsenal want 19-year-old for 'main team'

Arsenal will recall Kelechi Nwakali from his loan at VVV Venlo as Porto are interested, according to his brother.

Arsenal given clear instructions how to land scouted midfielder

Arsenal would have to pay a huge fee if they want to sign Porto midfielder Danilo in January, according to reports.

Arsene Wenger scouting £53m Portuguese midfielder ahead of potential January move

Arsenal reportedly sent scouts to watch Porto midfielder, Danilo Pereira, in action last week.

Newcastle could beat Arsenal to the signature of a 36-year-old World Cup winner

Newcastle United have been linked with a move for Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas, a player Arsenal were previously rumoured to be interested in.

Arsenal and Man Utd send scouts to watch £18m midfielder

Arsenal and Manchester United reportedly sent scouts to watch Danilo Pereira at the weekend, as the two clubs consider a move in January.

Reiss Nelson wonder goal earns Arsenal victory

Arsenal won their first game of the Premier League International Cup thanks to a fine strike from Reiss Nelson.
Gabriel Paulista

Valencia manager confirms interest in Arsenal 26-year-old

Arsenal defender Gabriel Paulista could be set for a return to La Liga this summer, with Valencia manager Marcelino admitting an interest in the centre-back.
Arsenal youth

Arsenal U23’s to take part in Premier League International Cup for the first time

Arsenal U23's are set to take part in the Premier League International Cup for the first time this season.

Bad news for Arsenal as £26m deal nears completion

Real Madrid right-back Danilo is nearing a move to Chelsea.

Report: Wenger interested in Porto star boasting 53 goals and assists in 117 games

According to a recent article by Algerian newspaper Le Buteur, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is interested in an approach for Porto winger Yacine Brahimi.
Ricardo Pereira

Tottenham determined to land £22m man linked to Arsenal

Spurs are determined to sign Porto full-back Ricardo Pereira as a potential replacement for Manchester City-bound Kyle Walker.

Arsenal-target set to sign for AC Milan in £35.5m deal

Portuguese striker and Arsenal-target Andre Silva is close to completing a move to AC Milan.

Arsenal keen on €40m-rated attacking-midfielder

Arsenal have reportedly emerged as the 'strongest contenders' to sign Porto midfielder, Yacine Brahimi.

£26m and he's yours: Arsenal learn 27-year-old winger's price

Porto have placed a £26m price tag on Yacine Brahimi amid interest from Arsenal, Manchester United and West Ham.

Arsenal turn down chance to sign former Real Madrid star this summer

Former Real Madrid goalkeeper, Iker Casillas, seems set to sign for Liverpool on a free after West Ham and Arsenal turned him down.