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BARCELONA, SPAIN: Weston McKennie of Juventus F.C. celebrates with teammate Aaron Ramsey after scoring their sides second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G stage match between FC Barcelona and Juventus at Camp Nou on December 08, 2020. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal target now pursued by 2 other Premier League clubs

Nottingham Forest and Leeds United are now seemingly the leading contenders to sign Weston McKennie from Juventus, as Arsenal links fade.
Juventus' US midfielder Weston McKennie warms up prior to the Italian Serie A football match between Torino and Juventus on October 15, 2022 at the Olympic stadium in Turin. (Photo by Marco BERTORELLO / AFP) (Photo by MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP via Getty Images)

Agent in London as Arsenal submit €30m offer

Weston McKennie's agent is in London to secure a move for his client to either Arsenal or Leeds United in the coming days.
Weston Mckennie of Juventus FC dejection during the Serie A 2021/2022 football match between SSC Napoli and Juventus FC at Diego Armando Maradona stadium in Napoli Italy, September 11th, 2021. Photo Cesare Purini / Insidefoto Cesare Purini

Despite Arsenal interest Leeds United agree terms with Juventus midfielder

Leeds United have joined Arsenal in the race to sign Weston McKennie, agreeing personal terms with the Juventus midfielder.
EINDHOVEN, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 08: Cody Gakpo of PSV Eindhoven celebrates after scoring their team's first goal during the UEFA Europa League group A match between PSV Eindhoven and FK Bodo/Glimt at Phillips Stadium on September 08, 2022 in Eindhoven, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Stats like Haaland: Arsenal still interested but so are Real Madrid

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Cody Gakpo since the start of the year, but with the PSV Eindhoven winger chalking up assists like Erling Haaland scores goals, his price just keeps rising.
Leeds United's US head coach Jesse Marsch gestures to supporters on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Leeds United and Manchester City at Elland Road in Leeds, northern England on April 30, 2022. (Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images)

4 out, 1 back: Leeds team news ahead of Arsenal clash

Leeds United will be without four players against Arsenal on Sunday, but Luis Sinisterra is back after his suspension.
EINDHOVEN, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 08: Cody Gakpo of PSV Eindhoven in action during the UEFA Europa League group A match between PSV Eindhoven and FK Bodo/Glimt at Phillips Stadium on September 08, 2022 in Eindhoven, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Cody Gakpo to turn down Leeds for bigger club as form rockets

Leeds United were hoping to sign Cody Gakpo in the January transfer window after they were unable to get a move over the line in the summer, but it seems as if the player could be changing his mind.
LEICESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 28: Nicolas Pepe ofArsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on February 28, 2021 in Leicester, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Malcolm Couzens/Getty Images)

Leeds turn to Arsenal flop to replace Barcelona-bound Raphinha

Leeds United are reportedly interested in signing Nicolas Pepe from Arsenal to replace Raphinha who is off to Barcelona in a deal which is said could reach £55m.
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Brentford and Leeds United at Brentford Community Stadium in London on May 22, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Leeds confirm Raphinha travelling to Barcelona for transfer

Raphinha is in Barcelona today to complete his medical and join the club on a permanent deal, ending the race for his signature.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Raphinha of Leeds United applauds fans after their side's defeat during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Newcastle United at Elland Road on January 22, 2022. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Chelsea agree fee for Arsenal target Raphinha

Arsenal's pursuit of Raphinha has taken a fatal twist, with Chelsea agreeing a fee with Leeds United to sign the winger.
Brazil's Raphinha celebrates after scoring against Paraguay during the South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 1, 2022. (Photo by DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images)

Sources deny Arsenal pulling out of Raphinha race

Arsenal haven't pulled out of the race to sign Raphinha after agreeing a deal for Gabriel Jesus, despite one claim they have.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Raphinha of Leeds United applauds fans after their side's defeat during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Newcastle United at Elland Road on January 22, 2022. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Boost for Arsenal as Leeds pursue Raphinha replacements

Leeds United are pursuing various forward targets as they seemingly look to replace Arsenal-linked Raphinha.
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli moves off to take a set-piece during the English Premier League football match between Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur at Elland Road in Leeds, northern England on February 26, 2022. (Photo by JON SUPER/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal set to make 2nd Raphinha bid of around £50m

Arsenal's second bid for Leeds United winger Raphinha will be in the region of £50m, according to a report.
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Brentford and Leeds United at Brentford Community Stadium in London on May 22, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal and Leeds United edging closer on Raphinha deal

Arsenal and Leeds United are getting closer to an agreement for Raphinha, with the Gunners reportedly in pole position for the signing.
Brazil's Raphinha celebrates after scoring against Paraguay during the South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 1, 2022. (Photo by DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal Raphinha interest strong despite 1st bid rejected

Leeds United have rejected Arsenal's first official bid for Raphinha, but the Gunners are expected to continue negotiations.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Raphinha of Leeds United applauds fans after their side's defeat during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Newcastle United at Elland Road on January 22, 2022. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal prepare bid for Raphinha – believe they can sign him

Arsenal are preparing a formal offer to sign Raphinha from Leeds United, and they believe they can do a deal if Barcelona don't return to the race.
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli moves off to take a set-piece during the English Premier League football match between Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur at Elland Road in Leeds, northern England on February 26, 2022. (Photo by JON SUPER/AFP via Getty Images)

Raphinha very close to signing for Arsenal this week

Raphinha is very close to signing for Arsenal, and he could be set to join this week, according to a report.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Raphinha of Leeds United applauds fans after their side's defeat during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Newcastle United at Elland Road on January 22, 2022. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal pursue Raphinha as Barcelona links slow down

Arsenal are keeping tabs on Raphinha as one of the players on their summer shortlist, but he's reportedly not the only option.
Brazil's Raphinha celebrates after scoring against Paraguay during the South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 1, 2022. (Photo by DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal pushing the strongest for Raphinha amid rival interest

Arsenal are pushing for Leeds United's Raphinha with the most intensity at the moment, according to reports.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Raphinha of Leeds United applauds fans after their side's defeat during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Newcastle United at Elland Road on January 22, 2022. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal add 11-goal Premier League winger to their shortlist

Raphinha is on Arsenal's list of targets this summer as they consider a move for the Leeds United winger.
Leeds United's Brazilian midfielder Raphinha Dias Belloli moves off to take a set-piece during the English Premier League football match between Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur at Elland Road in Leeds, northern England on February 26, 2022. (Photo by JON SUPER/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal enquire over Raphinha of Leeds United

In addition to the recent reports of Arsenal interest in Cody Gakpo, the Gunners have also enquired about Raphinha of Leeds United.
Arsenal v Leeds United - Arsenal's Gabriel Magalhaes and Leeds United's Patrick Bamford battle for the ball during the Premier League match at The Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday February 14, 2021. Copyright: Julian Finney

Striker to miss Arsenal clash after injury celebrating goal

Patrick Bamford is set to miss Leeds United's match against Arsenal, after picking up an injury celebrating his most recent goal.
DORTMUND, GERMANY: Noa Lang of Brugge runs with the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group F stage match between Borussia Dortmund and Club Brugge KV at Signal Iduna Park on November 24, 2020. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal linked with €40m 22yo forward again

Arsenal continue to be linked with Club Brugge winger Noa Lang, but the reported competition for the signing is hotting up.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Edward Nketiah of Arsenal looks on during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 27, 2020, in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal offer Eddie Nketiah to Leeds United for £20m

Arsenal have reportedly offered Eddie Nketiah to Leeds United for £20m as they look to unload the forward this summer.
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta (R) watches as Arsenal's English midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles takes a throw in during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Southampton at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 16, 2020. (Photo by PETER CZIBORRA / POOL / AFP)

Manchester United interest in Ainsley Maitland-Niles should be wake-up call to Arsenal

Manchester United and Everton are reportedly interested in signing Ainsley Maitland-Niles but they want the 23-year-old to play as a right-back which probably won't please him.
West Bromwich Albion v Everton - Premier League - The Hawthorns West Bromwich Albion s Ainsley Maitland-Niles during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Picture date: Thursday March 4, 2021. Copyright: Nick Potts

3 more clubs join race to sign Arsenal 23-year-old

Three new clubs have joined the race for Ainsley Maitland-Niles this summer, with Arsenal undecided on whether to cash in on him.
Sam Greenwood of Leeds United has a shot on goal during the The FA Cup 3rd Round match between Crawley Town and Leeds United at The People's Pension Stadium, Crawley, England on 10 January 2021. Copyright: Ken Sparks

Former Arsenal youngster makes Leeds United debut

Former Arsenal youngster Sam Greenwood came on for his Leeds United debut in the FA Cup on Sunday, following his summer transfer.
Sam Greenwood after winning Player of the Month with Leeds United (Photo via LeedsUnited.com)

Former Gunner forced into surgery after impressive start with new club

After winning the Premier League 2 Player of the Month award in September, a Sam Greenwood injury forced him into surgery this week.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 08, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal in discussions as they offer William Saliba to Leeds United

William Saliba won't go to Rennes but he may still move on loan in the coming days with Fulham after him and Arsenal offering him to Leeds.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Calum Chambers of Arsenal battles for the ball with Jack Robinson of Nottingham Forest during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Arsenal FC and Nottingham Forrest at Emirates Stadium on September 24, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Newcastle United prepare bid for Calum Chambers

Newcastle United are preparing to make a bid for Arsenal defender Calum Chambers in the coming days, as he closes in on an injury return.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Callum Chambers of Arsenal celebrates their second goal scored by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on December 09, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

4 clubs show interest in Chambers with Holding move off

Despite deciding against a loan move for Rob Holding, Arsenal may still sell an English centre-back this summer, with plenty of interest in Calum Chambers.
Kiko Casilla of Leeds United in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Reading at Elland Road on February 22, 2020 in Leeds, England.

Marcelo Bielsa defends decision to make Casilla captain despite racism ban

Leeds' goalkeeper Kiko Casilla has been banned for eight games after being found guilty of using the N-word at Charlton striker, Jonathan Leko.
PETERBOROUGH, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Sam Greenwood of Arsenal during the Leasing.com Cup match between Peterborough United and Arsenal U21 at Weston Homes Stadium on October 01, 2019, in Peterborough, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Sam Greenwood completes transfer to Leeds United

Sam Greenwood said goodbye to Arsenal fans ahead of his transfer to Leeds United this week which Arsenal have now confirmed.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Rob Holding of Arsenal FC looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Newcastle join the race for Arsenal 24-year-old but they only want a loan deal

Newcastle United are the latest club to join the race for Rob Holding this summer, but they only want him on an initial loan deal, according to a report.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Callum Chambers of Arsenal celebrates their second goal scored by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on December 09, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

2 Premier League clubs in for Calum Chambers on permanent summer move

Fulham and Leeds United are both showing an interest in signing Calum Chambers from Arsenal this summer, according to reports.
PETERBOROUGH, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Sam Greenwood of Arsenal during the Leasing.com Cup match between Peterborough United and Arsenal U21 at Weston Homes Stadium on October 01, 2019, in Peterborough, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Leeds set to complete £3m Greenwood signing today

Leeds United are set to complete the £3m signing of Arsenal academy striker Sam Greenwood today, according to reports.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Rob Holding of Arsenal FC looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Rob Holding seen as backup option for Leeds United

Leeds United are reportedly considering a move for Rob Holding if they can't complete a move for Ben White as they look to strengthen ahead of their return to the Premier League.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 21: Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Leeds United at Craven Cottage on December 21, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

1 win in 7 for Leeds since Nketiah returned to Arsenal

Leeds United lost again at the weekend leaving them with just one win in seven games since Eddie Nketiah was recalled from his loan.
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 26: Eddie Nketiah of Leeds United arrives prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on October 26, 2019 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Leeds United left again to rue Eddie Nketiah departure

Leeds United lost again on Saturday, this time going down 1-0 at home to Wigan, thanks to an own goal as Pablo Hernandez deflected a corner past his own keeper.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 21: Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Leeds United at Craven Cottage on December 21, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Leeds United manager bemoans loss of Eddie Netiah

Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa was left to regret his decision not to use Eddie Nketiah more this season as his side lost to QPR and wished the forward was still at the club.
Eddie Nketiah after scoring against Fiorentina in pre-season (Photo via AP)

No more loans: Deadly young hotshot to remain at Arsenal after impressing Arteta

Eddie Nketiah will reportedly remain with Arsenal for the rest of the season after impressing Mikel Arteta in training.