Tag: Lille OSC

LONDON, ENGLAND: Malang Sarr of Chelsea battles for possession with Edon Zhegrova of Lille OSC during the UEFA Champions League Round Of Sixteen Leg One match between Chelsea FC and Lille OSC at Stamford Bridge on February 22, 2022. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal submit offer for Lille winger as they set transfer stance

Arsenal have reportedly submitted an offer for 23-year-old winger Edon Zhegrova, but Lille aren't planning to sell.
Lille's Amadou Onana pictured during the return leg of a UEFA Champions League 1/8 finals match between French soccer team LOSC Lille and English Chelsea FC, Wednesday 16 March 2022 in Lille, France. (Photo by VIRGINIE LEFOUR/BELGA MAG/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal contact agent of 20yo long-term target

Arsenal are interested in Lille midfielder Amadou Onana, according to a report, though they're not the only Premier League club in the race.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Salah Oulad M'Hand of Arsenal (R) is congratulated by teammates Joel Lopez (L) and Omar Rekik (C) after scoring their team's second goal during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal U23 and Brighton & Hove Albion U23 at Emirates Stadium on October 01, 2021. (Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images)

Arsenal 20yo loaned to Eredivisie with appearance clause

Arsenal youth defender Omar Rekik has signed a season-long loan deal with Sparta Rotterdam with an appearance clause in it.
Kosovo's midfielder Edon Zhegrova (L) is challenged by Switzerland's midfielder Steven Zuber during a friendly football match between Switzerland and Kosovo at Stadion Letzigrund stadium in Zurich on March 29, 2022. (Photo by FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal keen on £11m Ligue 1 signing

Arsenal are keen on signing 23-year-old Edon Zhegrova from Lille, according to reports, despite the winger only moving to France in January.
LILLE, FRANCE: Jonathan David of Lille celebrates scoring a goal which is later disallowed by VAR during the UEFA Champions League group G match between Lille OSC and VfL Wolfsburg at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on September 14, 2021. (Photo by Lars Baron / Getty Images)

Arsenal are front runners for 16-goal Ligue 1 striker

Arsenal are the front runners to sign Jonathan David from Ligue 1 side Lille this summer, according to a report.
HAMILTON, ON - JANUARY 30: Cyle Larin #17 of Canada celebrates his goal with Jonathan David #20 during a 2022 World Cup Qualifying match against the United States at Tim Hortons Field on January 30, 2022 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Arsenal lead talks for Jonathan David with Lille happy to sell

Lille 22-year-old Jonathan David remains on Arsenal's shortlist of centre-forward targets and they are apparently 'ahead' in discussions.
Jack Wilshere in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Jack Wilshere offered to Ligue 1 club

Jack Wilshere was offered to Lille during the January transfer window, but the Ligue 1 club ended up signing Hatem Ben Arfa instead.
LILLE, FRANCE: Jonathan David of Lille celebrates scoring a goal which is later disallowed by VAR during the UEFA Champions League group G match between Lille OSC and VfL Wolfsburg at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on September 14, 2021. (Photo by Lars Baron / Getty Images)

Agent admits 22yo 16-goal striker will move this summer

Reported Arsenal target Jonathan David has been pictured wearing a Thierry Henry shirt, after his agent admitted he'll be on the move this summer.
LILLE, FRANCE: Renato Sanches of Lille shoots at goal during the UEFA Champions League group G match between Lille OSC and Sevilla FC at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on October 20, 2021. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

“Maybe Milan and Arsenal are interested” says “ready” Renato Sanches

Arsenal are monitoring Lille midfielder Renato Sanches, but they're yet to make an approach for the player, according to reports.
SEVILLE, SPAIN: Jonathan David of Lille OSC scores their team's first goal from the penalty spot during the UEFA Champions League group G match between Sevilla FC and Lille OSC at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on November 02, 2021. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Arsenal target’s agent confirms summer plan to move

Jonathan David's agent claims this will be his client's last season with Lille, amid recent links with a move to Arsenal.
Arthur Cabral playing for FC Basel (Photo via Cabral on Instagram)

Arsenal add 27-goal striker to their transfer shortlist

Arsenal are actively looking for a new striker, and Arthur Cabral is the latest player named on the club's reported shortlist.
LILLE, FRANCE: Jonathan David of Lille celebrates scoring a goal which is later disallowed by VAR during the UEFA Champions League group G match between Lille OSC and VfL Wolfsburg at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on September 14, 2021. (Photo by Lars Baron / Getty Images)

Lille put €55m price tag on Arsenal target

Lille don't want to sell Arsenal-linked Jonathan David in January, and they'd be looking for a substantial fee for the forward in the summer.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Dominic Calvert-Lewin of Everton celebrates after scoring their side's first goal from the penalty spot during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Everton at Elland Road on August 21, 2021. (Photo by Jan Kruger / Getty Images)

Arsenal scout 2 strikers as Lacazette replacements

Another outlet has confirmed Arsenal's interest in Dominic Calvert-Lewin, but he's reportedly not the only striker the club are looking at.
RENATO SANCHES - Portugal vs France - UEFA EURO - 23/06/2021. Anthony BIBARD / FEP / Panoramic

Ligue 1 midfielder responds to Arsenal links

Renato Sanches says Arsenal may be interested in him, and he's ready to consider any offers he gets in the upcoming transfer window.
RENATO SANCHES - Portugal vs France - UEFA EURO - 23/06/2021. Anthony BIBARD / FEP / Panoramic

Arsenal very interested in 23yo Euro 2020 midfielder

Arsenal and Liverpool are very interested in Lille midfielder Renato Sanches this summer, according to a report from France.
10th December 2019, Stamford Bridge, London, England UEFA Champions League Football, Chelsea versus Lille. Lille sporting director Luis Campos. Photo: Shaun Brooks

Arsenal in talks for new Sporting Director

Former AS Monaco and Lille sporting director Luis Campos is in talks with Arsenal, following his departure from Lille in December.
Zeki Celik: Lille vs Saint Etienne - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - 16/05/2021 Photo: FEP / Panoramic

£13m: Arsenal interested in 24yo from Ligue 1 champions

Arsenal are interested in Lille right-back Zeki Celik, who is valued at £13m and expected to leave the Ligue 1 club this summer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Gabriel of Arsenal holds off Enda Stevens of Sheffield United during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 04, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal only paid an initial £5m for Gabriel this summer

Arsenal only paid £5m for Gabriel Magalhaes this summer, according to a report, with the rest due over the next three years of his deal.
Gabriel Magalhães

Arsenal fans successfully track new signing's flight to London: Announcement close

Arsenal fans successfully tracked Gabriel Magalhaes' flight to London on Monday morning, as the player prepares to sign for the Gunners.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (L) fights for the ball with Lyon's French forward Moussa Dembele during the French League Cup semifinal football match between Olympique Lyonnais and Lille LOSC at the Groupama stadium in Decines-Charpieu near Lyon, central eastern France on January 21, 2020. (Photo by JEAN-PHILIPPE KSIAZEK / AFP)

Arsenal now confident of beating Manchester United and Napoli to 22-year-old

Arsenal increased their offer to Gabriel Magalhaes on Friday night to try and close the signing, with the board now confident about the move.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel Magalhaes (L) vies with Strasbourg's French midfielder Adrien Thomasson during the French L1 football match between Strasbourg (RCSA) and Lille (LOSC), on February 1, 2020, at the Meinau stadium in Strasbourg, eastern France. (Photo by PATRICK HERTZOG / AFP)

Arsenal or Napoli: Lille president admits they've told Gabriel which to choose

Lille president Gerard Lopez says the club have made a recommendation to Gabriel Magalhaes over whether to choose Arsenal or Napoli.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (L) fights for the ball with Rennes' Senegalese forward Mbaye Niang (R)during the French L1 Football match between Rennes (SRFC) and Lille (LOSC), on September 22, 2019, at the Roazhon Park, in Rennes, northwestern France. (Photo by JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP)

Arsenal will win race for Gabriel

Gabriel Magalhaes will accept an Arsenal offer to join from Lille, with Napoli unable to sign him unless they can sell Kalidou Koulibaly.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (R) fights for the ball with Montpellier's French forward Gaetan Laborde during the French L1 football match between Lille OSC (LOSC) and Montpellier Herault Sport Club (MHSC) at the Pierre Mauroy Stadium in Villeneuve-d'Ascq, on December 13, 2019. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI / AFP) (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

Club pull out of the race for Arsenal target Gabriel Magalhaes

Everton are no longer in the race for Lille's Gabriel Magalhaes, pulling out over a disagreement in the valuation of the player, according to reports.
Gabriel Magalhães

Arsenal or Napoli? Lille president confirms Gabriel will leave, decision ‘early next week’

Lille president Gerard Lopez claims Gabriel Magalhaes will make a final decision on his future early next week, with Arsenal reportedly in the mix.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (R) fights for the ball with Montpellier's French forward Gaetan Laborde during the French L1 football match between Lille OSC (LOSC) and Montpellier Herault Sport Club (MHSC) at the Pierre Mauroy Stadium in Villeneuve-d'Ascq, on December 13, 2019. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI / AFP) (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

€30m bid accepted: 22-year-old centre-back closing in on Arsenal move

Lille centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes is getting closer to a move to Arsenal, according to various reports.
Future Arsenal teammates? Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian (L) vies with Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes during the UEFA Champion's League Group H football match between Chelsea and Lille at Stamford Bridge in London on December 10, 2019. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Large Arsenal bid accepted for Gabriel Magalhaes

Arsenal are one of two clubs in the mix for Gabriel Magalhaes after others fell away and the defender must now decide at the start of the week if he will join Arsenal or Napoli.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (L) fights for the ball with Lyon's French forward Moussa Dembele during the French League Cup semifinal football match between Olympique Lyonnais and Lille LOSC at the Groupama stadium in Decines-Charpieu near Lyon, central eastern France on January 21, 2020. (Photo by JEAN-PHILIPPE KSIAZEK / AFP)

English club from traditional top-6 bid for Gabriel Magalhaes

An English club from the historical top-six recently outbid Napoli for Lille defender Gabriel Magalhaes, according to reports.
Nantes' Brazilian midfielder Andrei Girotto (L) vies with Lille's Nigerian forward Victor Osimhen (R) during the French L1 Football match between FC Nantes and Lille (LOSC), at La Beaujoire Stadium, Nantes, western France, on March 1, 2020. (Photo by JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP) (Photo by JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP via Getty Images)

18-goal 21-year-old still hoping for Arsenal offer before Tuesday

Victor Osimhen is still hoping to receive an offer from Arsenal or Manchester United, despite closing in on a full agreement with Napoli, according to reports.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (L) fights for the ball with Lyon's French forward Moussa Dembele during the French League Cup semifinal football match between Olympique Lyonnais and Lille LOSC at the Groupama stadium in Decines-Charpieu near Lyon, central eastern France on January 21, 2020. (Photo by JEAN-PHILIPPE KSIAZEK / AFP)

Arsenal set to make offer for Ligue 1 defender after positive talks with him

Arsenal are set to make an offer for Gabriel Magalhaes, after a positive response to initial enquiries with the player himself, according to reports.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel Magalhaes (L) vies with Strasbourg's French midfielder Adrien Thomasson during the French L1 football match between Strasbourg (RCSA) and Lille (LOSC), on February 1, 2020, at the Meinau stadium in Strasbourg, eastern France. (Photo by PATRICK HERTZOG / AFP)

Lille in advanced negotiations for transfer of €25-30m Arsenal target

Lille OSC are in advanced negotiations with a club for the transfer of Arsenal-linked Gabriel Magalhaes, according to a report in France.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel Magalhaes (L) vies with Strasbourg's French midfielder Adrien Thomasson during the French L1 football match between Strasbourg (RCSA) and Lille (LOSC), on February 1, 2020, at the Meinau stadium in Strasbourg, eastern France. (Photo by PATRICK HERTZOG / AFP)

Arsenal defensive target has €30m price tag after admitting he'd 'love' PL transfer

Arsenal-linked Lille centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes would cost €30m this summer, according to reports in France.
FARO, PORTUGAL - JULY 21: Gabriel Magalhaes of Lille competes for the ball with Kieran Dowell of Everton during the match between Everton FC and LOSC Lille for Algarve Football Cup 2018 at Estadio do Algarve on July 21, 2018, in Faro, Portugal. (Photo by Carlos Rodrigues/Getty Images)

Arsenal contacted Ligue 1 club over centre-back in January: Summer move likely

Arsenal technical director Edu spoke to Lille about signing Gabriel Magalhaes in January, and the club plan to go back in the summer, according to reports.
FARO, PORTUGAL - JULY 21: Gabriel Magalhaes of LOSC Lille during the match between Everton FC and LOSC Lille for Algarve Football Cup 2018 at Estadio do Algarve on July 21, 2018, in Faro, Portugal. (Photo by Carlos Rodrigues/Getty Images)

Arsenal made firm offer for Ligue 1 centre-back in January: Probable summer target

Arsenal sent a firm offer to Lille for centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes in January, but they didn't meet the Ligue 1 club's asking price.
Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian (L) vies with Lille's French midfielder Boubakary Soumare (R) during the UEFA Champion's League Group H football match between Chelsea and Lille at Stamford Bridge in London on December 10, 2019. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal in for Ligue 1 midfielder: Current club very open to selling

Arsenal are one of the clubs in for Lille midfielder Boubakary Soumare, with his current side 'very open' to selling this month.

Arsenal place enquiry for talented 20-year-old defensive midfielder

Arsenal are one of the clubs enquiring after Lille defensive midfielder Boubakary Soumare, according to reports.
FARO, PORTUGAL - JULY 21: Gabriel Magalhaes of LOSC Lille during the match between Everton FC and LOSC Lille for Algarve Football Cup 2018 at Estadio do Algarve on July 21, 2018, in Faro, Portugal. (Photo by Carlos Rodrigues/Getty Images)

Arsenal monitor Ligue 1 centre-back ahead of January window

Arsenal are monitoring the progress of 21-year-old Lille centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes ahead of January, but there are some complications to a potential deal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on August 17, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Nicolas Pepe: My stats have not been good enough but it won’t be long...

Nicolas Pepe has admitted that his start with Arsenal hasn't been easy so far, but he believes it won't be long until he adapts.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 22: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal converts his sides penalty and scores their first goal of the game during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on September 22, 2019, in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Nicolas Pepe explains how he surprised his old manager by choosing Arsenal over Bayern...

Nicolas Pepe has admitted his manager at Lille expected him to choose Bayern Munich this summer, but the winger says it's a dream to join Arsenal instead.
Nicolas Pepe via Arsenal.com

Manchester United offered over €90m for Nicolas Pepe

Manchester United offered Lille over €90m for Nicolas Pepe before Arsenal signed the winger, according to reports in France.
Nicolas Pepe via Arsenal.com

4 clubs to receive chunk of Nicolas Pepe fee

Four clubs will benefit from Arsenal's purchase of Nicolas Pepe for a club-record £72m - Lille, Angers, FC Solitaires and Stade Poitevin FC.