Tag: Joao Felix

João Félix is a professional footballer who currently plays as a forward for Atlético Madrid and the Portuguese national team. Félix began his career with Portuguese club Benfica, where he made his professional debut in 2018. In his first season with Benfica, he quickly established himself as one of the top young talents in European football, scoring 15 goals in 26 appearances. This impressive performance earned him a transfer to Atlético Madrid in 2019, where he has continued to showcase his skills and potential. In addition to his club career, Félix has also represented the Portuguese national team, making his debut in 2019.

LONDON, ENGLAND: Joao Felix of Chelsea leaves the pitch after receiving a red card during the Premier League match between Fulham FC and Chelsea FC at Craven Cottage on January 12, 2023. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

“What a waste of money”: Joao Felix sent off on Chelsea debut

Joao Felix didn't help the optics of his hugely expensive loan to Chelsea on Thursday, getting sent off on his debut against Fulham.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico de Madrid warms up prior to the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez / Getty Images)

Joao Felix to extend Atletico contract before Chelsea loan

Joao Felix is set to extend his contract with Atletico Madrid before joining Chelsea on loan with no option to buy, with Arsenal unwilling to match the asking price.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico de Madrid looks on during the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Chelsea reach verbal agreement for Joao Felix loan

Chelsea have reached a verbal agreement to sign Joao Felix on loan for around £10m, without an option to buy the Atletico Madrid man.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico Madrid shoots with an overhead kick during the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal set further Felix talks – Manchester United bid rejected

Arsenal have further talks scheduled for a Joao Felix loan move, with Atletico Madrid rejecting an offer from Manchester United.
LUSAIL CITY, QATAR: Joao Felix of Portugal runs with the ball during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group H match between Portugal and Uruguay at Lusail Stadium on November 28, 2022 in Lusail City, Qatar. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Arsenal hold further talks over Joao Felix loan

Arsenal have held further talks with Atletico Madrid to try and drive down the price of a loan fee for Joao Felix, according to a report.
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 25: Mykhaylo Mudryk of Shakhtar Donetsk celebrates scoring their side's first goal during the UEFA Champions League group F match between Celtic FC and Shakhtar Donetsk at Celtic Park on October 25, 2022 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Arsenal to step up pursuit of 2 signings this week

Arsenal remain confident Mykhaylo Mudryk wants to join them and they're also stepping up their pursuit of Joao Felix, according to reports.
Portugal forward Joao Felix runs past Switzerland midfielder Edimilson Fernandes (back) during the Qatar 2022 World Cup round of 16 football match between Portugal and Switzerland at Lusail Stadium on December 6, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Ornstein: Arsenal want 2 signings in January window

Arsenal are trying to sign both Mykhaylo Mudryk and Joao Felix in the January transfer window, according to various sources.
Portugal forward Joao Felix celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group H football match between Portugal and Ghana on November 24, 2022. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

David Ornstein gives update on Joao Felix to Arsenal

Arsenal and Manchester United are leading the race to sign Joao Felix on loan, according to David Ornstein, but only if his price comes down.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico de Madrid looks on during the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal best positioned to sign Joao Felix

Arsenal are one of the best-positioned teams to sign Joao Felix from Atletico Madrid, but right now it looks as though he may stay in Spain until the summer.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico de Madrid warms up prior to the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez / Getty Images)

David Ornstein confirms Arsenal chasing Atletico signing

Arsenal are keen to sign both Mykhaylo Mudryk permanently and Joao Felix of Atletico Madrid on loan, according to David Ornstein.
Portugal forward Joao Felix runs past Switzerland midfielder Edimilson Fernandes (back) during the Qatar 2022 World Cup round of 16 football match between Portugal and Switzerland at Lusail Stadium on December 6, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal make decision after further Joao Felix talks

After further talks with Jorge Mendes over Joao Felix, Arsenal are now fully focused on Mykhaylo Mudryk, according to reports.
LUSAIL CITY, QATAR: Joao Felix of Portugal runs with the ball during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group H match between Portugal and Uruguay at Lusail Stadium on November 28, 2022 in Lusail City, Qatar. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Arsenal set for fresh talks to sign La Liga forward this week

Arsenal and Manchester United will hold fresh talks over the potential signing of Joao Felix this week, but Chelsea have also joined the race.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico de Madrid warms up prior to the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez / Getty Images)

Joao Felix’s wants PSG as Arsenal speak with his agent

Joao Felix's agent has spoken with Arsenal about a possible transfer, but there are other clubs in the race, Atletico Madrid want a huge fee and the player apparently wants to go to PSG.
Portugal forward Joao Felix runs past Switzerland midfielder Edimilson Fernandes (back) during the Qatar 2022 World Cup round of 16 football match between Portugal and Switzerland at Lusail Stadium on December 6, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Club want significant fee for Arsenal target even on loan

A loan move for Joao Felix may not be quite as attractive as it first seems, with Atletico Madrid wanting a significant loan fee and a purchase option.
LUSAIL CITY, QATAR: Joao Felix of Portugal runs with the ball during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group H match between Portugal and Uruguay at Lusail Stadium on November 28, 2022 in Lusail City, Qatar. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Spanish media name Arsenal as favourites for Joao Felix

Insiders believe Joao Felix may be best suited to Arsenal, amid reports that the Gunners have taken the lead in the race for his signature.
Portugal forward Joao Felix celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group H football match between Portugal and Ghana on November 24, 2022. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

€40m price drop: Arsenal target's price reportedly plummets

Joao Felix's rumoured transfer valuation has already dropped, though it may still be out of Arsenal's reach in the January window.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico de Madrid warms up prior to the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez / Getty Images)

Joao Felix’s agent pushes for a move amid Arsenal interest

Atletico Madrid have no intention to sell Joao Felix this summer, but his agent is pushing for a move, and Champions League qualification is pivotal.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico Madrid shoots with an overhead kick during the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal interested in £100m Atletico Madrid man

Arsenal are interested in Joao Felix, after being offered the chance to sign the Atletico Madrid forward recently.
MADRID, SPAIN: Joao Felix of Atletico de Madrid warms up prior to the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Atletico Madrid and Manchester United at Wanda Metropolitano on February 23, 2022. (Photo by Angel Martinez / Getty Images)

£100m Atletico Madrid forward offered to Arsenal

Atletico Madrid's Joao Felix has been offered to Arsenal ahead of the summer transfer window, according to a report.
Granit Xhaka trains alone ahead of Arsenal's game against Everton (photo via Arsenal.com)

Atletico Madrid target Arsenal midfielder to replace Rodri

Granit Xhaka has become the latest transfer target of Atletico Madrid, according to reports in Spain, though the possible £112.9m signing of Joao Felix could make things difficult.

Blow for Arsenal as exciting target signs new deal with current club

Joao Felix has signed a contract extension to stay with current club Benfica, despite transfer links to Arsenal earlier this year.
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.

Manchester United join the race for £52m Arsenal target

Manchester United have joined Arsenal and a number of other top clubs 'sniffing around' Benfica 18-year-old Joao Felix, according to reports.

Deal for exciting €60m 18-year-old will cost Arsenal at least €40m

Arsenal are tracking 18-year-old Benfica attacking midfielder, Joao Felix, and the player is reportedly available for offers over €40m despite having a €60m release clause.

Arsenal and Manchester City scout young star with £52m release clause

Arsenal, Manchester City and AS Monaco sent scouts to watch 18-year-old João Félix with Benfica B, according to reports in Portugal.

Arsenal scout €60m 18-year-old wanted by Manchester City

Arsenal and Manchester City sent scouts to watch 18-year-old João Félix with Benfica B, according to reports in Portugal.