Tag: Fenerbahce

Mesut Ozil promised his mother he’d play for Fenerbahce but there’s a big problem

Mesut Ozil is being linked with a move to Fenerbahce but I'd be astounded if that happens as the Turkish side simply cannot afford to get close to his wages.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal looks on during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Arsenal and Nottingham Forest at Emirates Stadium on September 24, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Fenerbahce boss contacts Arsenal over loan move for star

Fenerbahce Director of Football Damien Comolli has been in contact with Arsenal over the loan signing of Mesut Özil, according to reports in Turkey.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Vorskla Poltava at Emirates Stadium on September 20, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Henry Browne/Getty Images)

Galatasaray no longer chasing Elneny: 2 other clubs still interested

Galatasaray are no longer interested in a move for Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny, according to reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 10: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on March 10, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Fenerbahce targeting loan deal for Mesut Özil

Fenerbahce are targeting a loan deal for Mesut Özil this summer, according to reports.
Newcastle United's Spanish striker Mato Joselu (L) vies with Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on September 15, 2018. (Photo by Lindsey PARNABY / AFP)

Club planning summer move for Shkodran Mustafi

Fenerbahce want to take Shkodran Mustafi on a one-year loan, since they can’t afford Arsenal’s £25m asking price for a permanent transfer, according to reports in Turkey.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 10: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on March 10, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Sporting director rules out transfer for Mesut Özil

Fenerbahce sporting director Damien Comolli says signing Mesut Özil for the club this summer is beyond imagination, and he doesn't want to waste time on the idea.
Fenerbahce's Macedonian midfielder Eljif Elmas celebrates after scoring a goal during the Turkish Super league football match between Fenerbahce and Galatasaray on April 14, 2019 at the Fenerbahce stadium in Istanbul. (Photo by OZAN KOSE / AFP)

Arsenal and Tottenham scout Macedonian teenager likely to move to Italy

Ding, ding, ding, we have a new name for transfer bingo as Arsenal are apparently interested in signing Fenerbahce's wonderkid, Eljif Elmas.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says goodbye to the Arsenal fans after 22 years at the helm at the end of the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Club president confirms Arsene Wenger has received multiple 'prestigious' coaching offers

Fenerbahce President Ali Koc admits the club would love to have Arsene Wenger in charge of their team, but they can't match the offers the Frenchman has already received.
MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 03: Arsene Wenger manager / head coach of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Wenger offered job at Europa League club: Could face Arsenal

Arsene Wenger is top of Fenerbahce's list of four managers to potentially replace Phillip Cocu at the club.
CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Clear and obvious reasons why latest Mesut Ozil rumours aren’t true

I returned from a weekend away to stories of Fenerbahce hoping to use Mesut Ozil's unhappiness to lure him to Turkey and my first thought was 'how long was I away?'
NIZHNIY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Joel Campbell of Costa Rica in action with Michael Lang of Switzerland during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Switzerland and Costa Rica at Nizhniy Novgorod Stadium on June 27, 2018 in Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Blow for Arsenal forward as club pull out of transfer talks

Galatasaray have pulled out of talks to sign Joel Campbell, according to reports in Turkey, but Lazio and Fenerbahce are still interested in the forward.
SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward edges closer to permanent exit: 2 clubs interested

Joel Campbell might finally be leaving Arsenal on a permanent deal, rather than another loan, with two clubs reportedly interested in the Costa Rica international.

Arsene Wenger makes astonishing Jack Wilshere claim - how can he say that?

Arsene Wenger is a big fan of Jack Wilshere but I’m not sure any of us realised just how much he rates the midfielder – until now.

Fan favourite to sign for new club after Arsenal teammate convinces him

Jack Wilshere will sign for Turkish club Fenerbahce this week, after former Arsenal teammate Mesut Özil convinced him it was a good move, according to reports in the country.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Departing Arsenal star 'willing to go abroad' to find new club

Jack Wilshere is refusing to rule out the possibility of a move overseas this summer, explaining his thought process in a brief interview on Saturday.

Arsenal set to sell 29-year-old after receiving official enquiry

Arsenal are set to let David Ospina go this summer, after receiving an enquiry from Mexican side Tigres UANL, according to reports in Italy.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Arsenal star set for shock transfer: Agreement reached, announcement on Monday

Jack Wilshere is set to join Fenerbahce, having reached an agreement to sign for the club, with the announcement to take place on Monday, according to reports in Turkey.

Ospina speaks out over Leno signing as Arsenal prepare for transfer talks

David Ospina insists he's focusing on the World Cup, despite growing speculation surrounding his future as a result of Arsenal signing Bernd Leno.

Agent spotted negotiating exit deal for Arsenal star

David Ospina's agent was spotted negotiating the transfer of his client to Fenerbahce, according to reports from Turkey.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Talks cancelled after Arsenal star makes excessive wage demands

Besiktas have reportedly cancelled talks with Jack Wilshere after the Arsenal man demanded €8m-a-season to sign for them.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Agent offers Arsenal star out to foreign clubs with exit looking increasingly likely

David Ospina's agent has offered him out to Fenerbahce, as a summer exit looks increasingly likely for the Colombian.

Club director travels to England to wrap up transfer of Arsenal star

Fenerbahce's new sporting director Damien Comolli is reportedly set to travel to England to hold talks with Arsenal over David Ospina, with the Colombian preparing to leave the club.

Arsenal-linked 'Jack Wilshere replacement' wants to return to the Premier League

Oguzhan Ozyakup wants to return to the Premier League this summer, rather than moving to one of Besiktas' rivals in Turkey, according to media in the country.

Turkish media claim Mesut Ozil has already decided on his next club

Mesut Ozil has promised his mother that he'd play for his favourite club Fenerbahce one day, according to reports. 

Arsenal could lose prolific forward to Turkish club

Fenerbahce are reportedly trying to lure Olivier Giroud to Turkey this month, in a bid to replace Robin van Persie and Fernandao.

Fenerbache want Olivier Giroud to replace Tottenham loanee

Fenerbahce could attempt to sign Olivier Giroud due to doubts over Vincent Janssen's form, according to reports.

Arsene Wenger stalling on Jack Wilshere’s contract creates problems

Fenerbahce are still hopeful they can sign Jack Wilshere, and can sign a pre-contract deal in Janaury unless Arsene Wenger makes a breakthrough in talks.

Awful news for Arsenal as fan favourite will 'probably be transferred' to Manchester United?

According to the Turkish press, Mesut Ozil has informed Fenerbahce that he'll most likely be signing for Manchester United at the end of the season.

Fenerbahce remain keen on Arsenal 25-year-old

Fenerbahce will reportedly go all out to sign Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere in January.

Report: Fenerbahce ready to ‘push hard’ for Mesut Ozil in January

Fenerbahce are reportedly ready to 'push hard' for Mesut Ozil in January.

Fenerbahce launching ambitious move for Arsenal 28-year-old

Fenerbahce could reportedly attempt to sign Mesut Ozil if Ali Koc becomes the Turkish club's president.

Arsenal 25-year-old linked with Turkey move despite turning down summer approach

Jack Wilshere could join up with Robin van Persie at Fenerbahce in January, according to latest reports, despite the midfielder rejecting Turkish side Trabzonspor over the summer.

European side to test Arsenal's midfielder resolve in January

Fenerbahce could make a move for Jack Wilshere in January, according to reports.

Former Arsenal and Manchester United 34-year-old denies career is over after serious injury

Former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has denied claims that his career is over, after suffering a knee injury with Fenerbahce.

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.

Arsenal linked with £4.5m-rated 18-year-old Turkish wonderkid

Arsenal are keen on Fenerbahce midfielder Oguz Kagan Guctekin, according to latest reports.

Wenger said he did this to convice 28-year-old to stay at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has admitted it was difficult to convince David Ospina to stay at Arsenal.

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.
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: Lucas Perez’s agent in Istanbul to complete Fenerbahce move

Lucas Perez's agent, Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, is reportedly in Istanbul at the moment in order to completely his client's move to Fenerbahce.