Tag: Karim Benzema

Real Madrid star wanted Arsenal move last summer, father told him 'no'

Karim Benzema reportedly wanted to move to Arsenal but was talked out of it by Zinedine Zidane and his father.

Key Arsene Wenger replacement says he'll only join Arsenal if they sign this player

Carlo Ancelotti has told Arsenal he'll only take over from Arsene Wenger if the club sign Karim Benzema, according a ridiculous report in Spain.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Hector Bellerin offers himself to Real Madrid after Barcelona say ‘no’

Hector Bellerin has reportedly offered himself to Real Madrid after Lionel Messi vetoed any Barcelona move for the defender according to reports that I’m going to call ‘dodgy’ to be polite.

Why is this Spanish publication so obsessed with Benzema moving to Arsenal?

Few outlets know how to peddle a Benzema to Arsenal story like Don Balon.

4 reasons why Arsenal won't increase offer for Real Madrid forward

Arsenal will not increase their reported £35m offer for Real Madrid's Karim Benzema, despite rumours to the contrary.

Report: Arsene Wenger's potential successor has already lined up first signing

Luis Enrique could become the new manager of Arsenal, and is already planning his first signing, according to reports.

Arsenal in a three-way battle to sign struggling French centre-forward

Manchester City have joined Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain in the race for Real Madrid's Karim Benzema, according to reports in Spain.

Arsenal won't pay £35m for this ageing striker

Once again, Arsenal have been linked with a move for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema, despite many more reasons why they'd be better off steering clear.

Spanish media see inside Benzema's head to make Arsenal declaration

Karim Benzema is concerned that Real Madrid could sign Alexis Sanchez, according to reports.

Real Madrid to offer Arsenal £54m star to fund Neymar pursuit

In one of the stranger transfer stories you might read this week, Real Madrid are reportedly desperate to sign Neymar and are going to use Arsenal to do it.

Arsenal accused of embarrassing themselves by La Liga giants with lowball bid

Arsenal have upset Real Madrid by offering £40m for Karim Benzema, according to reports.

Long-term Arsenal-target may be available after recent club fallout

Karim Benzema could now be available to join Arsenal after falling out with Real Madrid over his poor scoring form this season.

Karim Benzema gives backhanded compliment to Olivier Giroud

Karim Benzema has payed Olivier Giroud a bit of a back-handed compliment following the 31-year-old's 29th goal for France.

Arsenal to finally get chance to land long-term Olivier Giroud replacement

Arsenal are reportedly in with a chance of landing long-term target, Karim Benzema, as Real Madrid plan a 'clear out'.

Agent denies Arsenal deal to sign Real Madrid 29-year-old

Karim Benzema's agent has denied claims that the Real Madrid centre-forward is keen to join Arsenal, after reports emerged of the Gunners' apparent interest.

Arsenal hoping to capitalise on Real Madrid forward's uncertain future

Arsenal are reportedly hoping to capitalise on Karim Benzema's uncertain future at Real Madrid.

Arsenal reportedly targeting Real Madrid forward to replace Alexis

Reports in Spain are once again suggesting that Arsenal want Karim Benzema to replace Alexis Sanchez next summer.

Spanish media continue to link Arsenal to 29-year-old centre-forward

The media have predictably found a new way to link Arsenal to Karim Benzema, despite the French striker signing a new contract with Real Madrid last week.

Real Madrid 29-year-old snubs Arsenal to sign new deal until 2021

A day after it looked as if the Karim Benzema-to-Arsenal rumours were about to come waddling back into our lives, the Real Madrid striker signs a new four-year deal.

Real Madrid considering £44m deal with Arsenal for 29-year-old

Real Madrid are reportedly considering selling Karim Benzema to Arsenal as the Gunners begin the hunt for Alexis Sanchez's replacement.

Real Madrid reportedly interested in Arsenal 28-year-old

Alexis Sanchez is reportedly being targeted by Real Madrid, with the Spanish La Liga giants targeting a replacement for the injured Karim Benzema.

Real Madrid 29-year-old linked with Arsenal

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has been linked with Arsenal. Again by the Spanish media.

Former Lyon coach Remi Garde and Gunners legend Ian Wright said this about Arsenal...

Alexandre Lacazette is already showing why Arsenal spent a club record fee to sign him from Lyon, and plenty of people around the club have noted how good he could be for the Gunners.

Arsenal linked with Real Madrid 29-year-old as Zidane looks to trim squad

Arsenal have once again been linked with a move for Real Madrid striker, Karim Benzema, as Zinedine Zidane looks to trim his squad.

Arsenal could make approach for Real Madrid 29-year-old if this happens

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has once again been linked with a move to Arsenal should Alexis Sanchez leave, in another instance of lazy transfer reporting.

Arsenal to miss out on Real Madrid star with talks over new contract

Long-time Arsenal target Karim Benzema is close to signing a new contract at Real Madrid, according to reports.

Arsenal reportedly in talks with Real Madrid over this swap deal

Arsenal have reportedly contacted Real Madrid over a swap deal, trading Alexis Sanchez for Karim Benzema.

No reason he can't do it at Arsenal

It seems as if Arsenal are destined to be linked with Karim Benzema until the end of time.

Arsenal considering £50m deal

Arsenal will make a bid for long-term target Karim Benzema from Real Madrid should Alexis Sanchez leave the club this summer.

Arsenal tried to sign Real Madrid man before signing Lacazette

Arsenal apparently tried to sign Karim Benzema before they moved on to sign Alexandre Lacazette.

Arsenal’s incomings and Lyon’s outgoings: Where Lacazette ranks

The £52m transfer of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon to Arsenal is a record deal for both clubs.

17 crazy Arsenal transfer rumours

The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.

Arsenal, Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain make bid for Real Madrid star

Arsenal are believed to have made an offer for Real Madrid's Karim Benzema.

Real Madrid star striker reportedly asks to leave club this summer

Long-term Arsenal target, Karim Benzema, has apparently asked to leave Real Madrid.

Real Madrid could sign Bayern Munich star if this player leaves in the summer

Real Madrid have made Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski a transfer target should Karim Benzema leave in the summer.

Arsenal striker: It's a bit boring, a bit tiresome

Olivier Giroud's hat-trick against Paraguay during a 5-0 rout was France's first for 17 years, yet the 30-year-old is continually criticised by the media and supporters alike, who bemoan the notable absence left by Real Madrid's Karim Benzema in the squad.

Arsenal on alert with rumours of Real Madrid star leaving

Arsenal are the first in line for Karim Benzema, after reports recently emerged he could leave Real Madrid this summer.

17 of the craziest Arsenal transfer rumours so far

The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.
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Arsenal should sign these 5 players says former player

With Arsene Wenger under increasing pressure, the summer transfer window offers a new opportunity to strengthen his squad and Sol Campbell thinks he knows exactly who the Gunners should sign.
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Sol Campbell: Mbappe, Maguire & 3 others Arsenal should sign

Sol Campbell has quite the shopping list in mind for Arsenal this summer.