Tag: Ligue 1

PSV's Denzel Dumfries celebrates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie match PSV vs Willem II in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, on February 8, 2020. (Photo by Maurice van STEEN / ANP / AFP via Getty Images)

1 major European league cancelled but 2 more prepare to return

The 2019/20 Eredivisie season is off, but the Bundesliga and Ligue 1 are preparing to return, in mixed signals for the future of the Premier League.

Arsenal defender explains why Ligue 1 move fell through this summer

Mathieu Debuchy was close to a move to Ligue 1 side Nice over the summer, and he's recently revealed why the proposed deal fell through.

Arsenal ‘traitor’ could be the key to the Gunners signing Seri

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri could help former club Arsenal sign Jean-Michael Seri, with Seri’s side Nice keen on Nasri’s signature, potentially as a replacement for the 26-year-old.

Arsenal to sign Lemar for £45m

Arsenal are close to completing a deal to sign AS Monaco winger Thomas Lemar this summer, for a fee reportedly around £45m.

Breaking: AS Monaco threaten disciplinary proceedings for Man City and Paris Saint-Germain approach for...

AS Monaco have released a statement condemning a number of clubs for making an unauthorised approach for striker Kylian Mbappe.

Arsenal planning mass clear-out to fund €91m deal

Arsenal will sell up to five players this summer to fund a big-money move for Monaco’s Thomas Lemar, according to latest reports.

Everton and Dortmund on alert after Marseille manager talks up £20m deal for Arsenal...

Marseille manager Rudi Garcia has hinted the club are interested in signing Olivier Giroud but may wait until the end of the transfer window to go for the Arsenal man.

31-year-old’s deal with Arsenal breaks down after late U-turn

Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy has seen his move to OGC Nice collapse, with the French Ligue 1 side reportedly close to signing Christophe Jallet.

Arsenal listen to offers for Giroud

Olivier Giroud's future as an Arsenal player is increasingly doubtful, following the arrival of compatriot Alexandre Lacazette.

Even more impressive Lacazette stats show he's not all about the goals

According to WhoScored, only one player has completed more key passes in Ligue 1 since 2014 than Lacazette has.

Arsenal make contact for David Ospina replacement

Arsenal have made contact with Ligue 1 side Toulouse over the possibility of signing talented young goalkeeper Alban Lafont.

Arsenal make improved £40m bid for amazing winger

Arsenal have reportedly made an improved bid for Monaco winger Thomas Lemar after their initial offer for the French international was rejected.

Real Madrid have interesting contingency plan if they fail to sign Arsenal target

Real Madrid may attempt to sign Chelsea's Eden Hazard if they fail to sign Kylian Mbappe.

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.

Alexandre Lacazette to choose his Arsenal shirt number for the 2017/18 campaign

After finally signing for Arsenal from Olympique Lyonnais this summer, club-record arrival Alexandre Lacazette will now have to choose his shirt number of the upcoming season.
Lacazette (C) celebrates his strike against Nancy last Wednesday

Lacazette announcement will be made at….

Arsenal won’t be able to announce the signing of Lyon’s Alexandre Lacazette until after 5pm, when the French stock market closes.

Arsenal to announce Lacazette tonight

Arsenal’s £52m deal to sign Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette will be announced tonight, with Monaco’s Thomas Lemar next on the agenda.

Club-record signing to earn £200k-a-week at Arsenal, will fly out late for Australia tour

Alexandre Lacazette will become the highest paid player at Arsenal after he completes his deal from Lyon. The Frenchman will also be flown over late for the pre-season tour of Australia.
Lacazette (C) celebrates his strike against Nancy last Wednesday

Reports from France: “Arsenal’s £52m man has landed”

Alexandre Lacazette is believed to have arrived at London Colney to finalise his deal to Arsenal, medical permitting, according to reports from France.

£52m signing "has arrived at Arsenal's training ground"

According to latest reports, Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette has arrived at Arsenal’s training ground to complete his £52m deal.

Monaco may have to sell Mbappe and Lemar admits manager

Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim has admitted that he's unsure whether the likes of Kylian Mbappé and Thomas Lemar will remain at the club, due to their transfer 'project'.

Did Mbappe aim dig at Arsenal and Real Madrid over crazy transfer bids?

It's clear that too much is being read into Kylian Mbappé's future, as recent reports suggest he has aimed a dig at suitors prepared to pay a world-record transfer fee this summer.

“Arsenal are close to agreeing a deal to sign striker, expected to be club...

Lyon striker Alexander Lacazette finally looks to be on his way to the Emirates this summer, with various reports suggesting the two parties are just days away from officially completing the deal.

Manager issues stern message to Wenger amid £100m transfer battle

Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim has issued a stern message to Arsenal in their pursuit of Kylian Mbappé, stating his belief that the wonderkid would be better off in France.

Arsenal have £30.7m bid rejected

Arsenal have been told that Thomas Lemar is not for sale at any price, after having a £30.7m bid rejected.

Arsenal “doing everything” to sign Atletico Madrid-linked winger

Arsenal are desperate to sign AS Monaco winger Thomas Lemar this summer, with reports from the French media revealing the Gunners made an approach the previous season that surpassed that of Atletico Madrid’s.

Thierry Henry talks up striker potentially on his way to Arsenal this summer

Alexandre Lacazette has been heavily linked with an Arsenal move in recent seasons and developments hint that a deal could be concluded shortly.

Arsenal on alert after Manchester United star hands in transfer request

Manchester United striker Anthony Martial has reportedly told the club that he wants to leave this summer, with Arsenal believed to be leading the chase for his signature.
Olivier Giroud

Lacazette in, Giroud out, Willock walking & more you might have missed this weekend

Arsenal could be making a drastic change to their frontline ahead of next season if rumours are to be believed.

Arsenal 'seduced' by 13-goal-in-42-games little-known French striker wanted by Liverpool

Arsenal are preparing to make a move for Bordeaux striker, Gaetan Laborde.

Martin Keown delivers message to Kylian Mbappe

Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown has stated his admiration for Monaco's teenage forward Kylian Mbappé, describing him as a mix of Nicolas Anelka and Thierry Henry.
Lacazette (C) celebrates his strike against Nancy last Wednesday

Arsenal in talks with £44m striker boasting 37 goals last season

Arsenal are reportedly in talks with Olympique Lyonnais over the availability of striker Alexandre Lacazette this summer, and it’s believed a £44m bid could be enough to sign him.

Wenger “seduced” by Ligue 1 striker – it’s not Mbappe or Lacazette

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been eyeing up a striker from Ligue 1 this summer to bolster his attacking options ahead of the new season.
Kylian Mbappe

Arsenal receive boost after Mbappe associate says: “If he leaves Monaco tomorrow it will...

A close associate of Kylian Mbappe says the coveted striker would sign for Arsenal if he had to leave Monaco tomorrow, with manager Arsene Wenger famed for his development of French players.

European football expert reveals which player Arsenal are actually targeting this summer

European football expert Julien Laurens revealed Arsenal are planning on signing Olympique Lyonnais striker Alexandre Lacazette this summer, but have made little in the way of progress so far.

Arsenal miss out on another midfielder as €35m man joins Roma

OGC Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri has snubbed interest from Arsenal to agreed a deal to join AS Roma this summer.

Arsenal enter race to sign £18m-rated teenager linked with Everton and Monaco

Arsenal are reportedly weighing up a bid for highly-rated Genk midfielder Sander Berge and could make an official approach for the teenager after having scouted him for months.

£35m too rich for Arsenal and Tottenham as interest fades in 25-year-old midfielder

Neither Arsenal nor Tottenham have made formal offers for Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri, which means that both AS Roma and Paris Saint-Germain appear as frontrunners to sign the 25-year-old this summer.

Giroud deemed ‘inadequate’ by Arsenal as they ready second huge Mbappe bid

Arsenal are preparing an improved bid for Monaco wonderkid Kylian Mbappé, with Olivier Giroud a makeweight in their proposed deal.

Paris Saint-Germain manager makes interesting admission about Monaco's Mbappe

Paris Saint-Germain manager Unai Emery admitted the prospect of signing Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe is “attractive”, hinting that the club could make an approach this summer.