Tag: Marc Overmars

Marc Overmars played for Arsenal Football Club. The former Dutch winger joined Arsenal in 1997 from Ajax for reportedly £5-7million. Overmars left Arsenal for Barcelona in 2000 for reportedly £25m. In total, he made 142 appearances for Arsenal and scored 41 goals. Overmars wore the number 11 shirt for Arsenal. He is currently the Director of Football at Ajax and is married to Chantal van Woensel. Overmars was born on March 29, 1973.

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‘Ashamed’ Marc Overmars quits Ajax

Mark Overmars has resigned from Ajax as their Director of Football with immediate effect after admitting sending 'inappropriate' messages to several female staff.
AMSTERDAM Ajax technical director Marc Overmars during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Emmen at the Johan Cruijff Arena on May 2, 2021 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands ANP MAURICE VAN STEEN Dutch Eredivisie 2020 2021 xVIxANPxSportx xxANPxIVx 430942719

Former Gunner makes decision on Newcastle United move

Marc Overmars has turned down the chance to leave Ajax and join Newcastle United as their new sporting director, according to a report.
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - MAY 03: Ajax Director Marc Overmars looks on during the Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and NEC Nijmegen at Amsterdam Arena on May 3, 2014 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Marc Overmars urged to ignore Newcastle United for Arsenal

Marc Overmars has been linked to Newcastle United recently, but some in the Dutch media are urging him to wait for interest from Arsenal.
AMSTERDAM Ajax technical director Marc Overmars during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Emmen at the Johan Cruijff Arena on May 2, 2021 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands ANP MAURICE VAN STEEN Dutch Eredivisie 2020 2021 xVIxANPxSportx xxANPxIVx 430942719

Former Arsenal man to increase salary x 4 if he says yes to Newcastle

Marc Overmars will see his salary increase four-fold should he agree to take the Sporting Director's job at Newcastle United.
Marc Overmars from Ajax in the stands during the super league match between FC Nordsjaelland and FC Koebenhavn at Farum Park, Monday 10 May 2021, Copenhagen Denmark Copyright: Ritzau/Scanpix Liselotte Sabroe

Marc Overmars talks to Newcastle, wants to bring Ajax coach with him: Report

According to an Exclusive in the Mirror, Marc Overmars has opened talks with Newcastle United showing that money does indeed, well, talk.
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - MAY 03: Ajax Director Marc Overmars looks on during the Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and NEC Nijmegen at Amsterdam Arena on May 3, 2014 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Marc Overmars would prefer Arsenal over Newcastle but Barcelona over both

Marc Overmars would reportedly prefer to move to Arsenal over Newcastle but he'd prefer Barcelona over them both.
AMSTERDAM Ajax technical director Marc Overmars during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Emmen at the Johan Cruijff Arena on May 2, 2021 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands ANP MAURICE VAN STEEN Dutch Eredivisie 2020 2021 xVIxANPxSportx xxANPxIVx 430942719

Newcastle keen to appoint Marc Overmars as Sports Director

Newcastle are  moving closer to appointing Paulo Fonseca as their new manager and they are keen to lure Marc Overmars from Ajax to take over as their Sporting Director.
ALKMAAR, 31-01-2021, AFAS Stadion, season 2020 / 2021, Dutch Eredivisie Football between AZ - Ajax. Andre Onana AZ - Ajax. Copyright: Imago Images

Ajax admit major Arsenal target likely to leave for free

Arsenal were heavily linked with a move for Ajax's Andre Onana and the player could be set for a free move that would suit Arsenal nicely.
Nice's French defender William Saliba looks on during the French L1 football match between Nice and Bordeaux at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, on January 17, 2021. (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

William Saliba opens up about Mikel Arteta plus Arsenal news roundup

All the Arsenal news and gossip we could find from around the internet, rounded up so you don't have to waste time searching
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City speaks with the media during a Press Conference at The Academy Stadium on September 30, 2019 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Ivan Gazidis wants Pep Guardiola and Marc Overmars at AC Milan

You have to hand it to Ivan Gazidis, he certainly doesn't lack grand plans and his latest is to bring Pep Guardiola and Marc Overmars to AC Milan.

Marc Overmars confirms Arsenal target to leave Ajax this summer

Ajax sporting director and former Gunner Marc Overmars says Hakim Ziyech will leave the club when a top side comes in for him, with Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool reportedly interested.
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 19: Nicolas Tagliafico of Ajax celebrates scoring a goal during the Group E match of the UEFA Champions League between Ajax and AEK Athens at Johan Cruyff Arena on September 19, 2018 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

€20m Arsenal interest to ignite battle between Marc Overmars and Ajax star's agent

Marc Overmars is determined to keep hold of Nicolas Tagliafico despite his agent confirming the player turned down a new contract amid speculation he's wanted by Arsenal.
10 Jan 1998: Marc Overmars of Arsenal celebrates a goal during the FA Carling Premiership match against Leeds United at Highbury in London. Arsenal won 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport

Overmars tells Ajax he wants to leave for Arsenal

Marc Overmars has apparently told Ajax that he wants to leave for Arsenal but all might not be what it seems.
VERONA, ITALY - FEBRUARY 08: Former AS Roma sporting director Ramon Rodriguez Monchi looks on before the Serie A match between Chievo Verona and AS Roma at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on February 8, 2019, in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Monchi 3-year-Spain deal to be finalised in coming days after finding general agreement with...

Monchi's return to Sevilla is expected to be announced in the 'coming days' leaving Arsenal fans wondering what the hell has gone on after he had an agreement to join us in London.
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 23: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Marc Overmars arrives with the Ajax team ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final between Ajax and Manchester United at Stockholm Arlanda Airport on May 23, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)

Arsenal move to be blocked

Ajax are set to block Arsenal's bid to steal Marc Overmars away from them to become the club's new technical director.
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 23: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Marc Overmars arrives with the Ajax team ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final between Ajax and Manchester United at Stockholm Arlanda Airport on May 23, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)

Champions League club set to block Arsenal's move to poach technical director

Ajax are set to block Arsenal's bid to steal Marc Overmars away from them to become the club's new technical director.

Monchi to Arsenal: Details including fee, transfer budget and more

AS Roma director Monchi has reportedly been offered the technical director job at Arsenal, who aren't put off by his £1m release clause, according to reports.
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 23: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Marc Overmars arrives with the Ajax team ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final between Ajax and Manchester United at Stockholm Arlanda Airport on May 23, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)

Arsenal DoF appointment down to 2 main candidates and the club want both

Arsenal will not be able to bring Mark Overmars to the club until the summer as he has no intention of leaving Ajax mid-season however they are also eyeing up a move for Monchi who worked well with Unai Emery at Sevilla.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal warms up prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Top Arsenal DoF candidate believes Manchester United man 'very important' for Arsenal

Marc Overmars believes Alexis Sanchez could return to Arsenal however he might be the only person on the planet to think that.
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 23: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Marc Overmars arrives with the Ajax team ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final between Ajax and Manchester United at Stockholm Arlanda Airport on May 23, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)

He is in contact with the club: Dutch journalist on ‘complicated’ situation at Arsenal

A journalist from the Netherlands believes there are people at Arsenal who really want to bring Marc Overmars to the club but some aren’t convinced.

New front runner for Arsenal Technical Director job: Not Monchi

Marc Overmars is now the front runner for Arsenal's new Technical Director job, according to reports, with the appointment of AS Roma's Monchi looking more and more unlikely.

Overmars key in Bergkamp sacking

Dennis Bergkamp has been removed from his role as assistant manager at Ajax after a disagreement with Director of Football, Marc Overmars.
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The three potential candidates for Arsenal's Director of Football vacancy

Raul Sanllehi, Michael Zorc and Marc Overmars have all been linked with Arsenal, but who would be the best choice?

Arsenal agree deal for Dortmund’s ‘super scout’ as German’s Sporting Director also Arsenal bound

Arsenal will make Borussia Dortmund's Michael Zorc their new sporting director, according to reports. 
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This is why Arsenal need a Director of Football

Whether it's Marc Overmars or someone else, Arsenal need a Director of Football to catch up with the competition.
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Marc Overmars reponds to claims he's set to join Arsenal as new Director of...

Marc Overmars has denied rumours he could become the new Arsenal Director of Football, insisting that he's happy where he is.

This is who Arsenal will appoint as their new Director of Football

Marc Overmars will return to Arsenal as a director of football, according to reports. 

Ajax line up replacements for Overmars despite Wenger denial

The outlet that initially reported the Overmars-to-Arsenal story has given an update on the situation, after Arsène Wenger denied the claims.
Arsenal football club manager Arsene Wenger (C) with the clubs' new signings, Emmanuel Petit (L) and Marc Overmars 17 June at Highbury Stadium in London. Petit was signed from AS Monaco and Overmars from Ajax. Picture: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images

Arsene Wenger responds after claims that Marc Overmars is returning to Arsenal

Arsène Wenger has denied the rumours linking Marc Overmars with a move to Arsenal as a potential Director of Football.

Club states there's no agreement for former Arsenal player to return

Arsenal have denied having an agreement with Ajax director of football Marc Overmars. 

Arsenal may have identified their next Director of Football

Marc Overmars has reportedly reached an agreement to return to Arsenal.

5 Arsenal players named in 15 worst Barcelona signings of all time

Five former Arsenal players have been included in Barcelona's 15 worst signings of all time.

Former Arsenal player to be appointed at board level

Rumours are circling on social media that Arsenal are in talks with a former player ahead of a potential board level appointment.

Arsenal club legend reveals how close he was to joining Manchester United

Marc Overmars revealed how different his career could have been if not for a ligament injury which led to Manchester United withdrawing their interest and Arsenal signing the winger a year later.

Is Marc Overmars ready for Arsenal Director of Football job?

Ex-Arsenal player Marc Overmars is rumoured to be on a list of potential director of football at Arsenal, but is he ready for the job if called?

New director of football at Arsenal to stop contract renewal problems

Once Arsenal appoint a director of football, they're hoping that they will put a stop to players entering the final year of their contract and therefore prevent future uncertainty over stars leaving.
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Ex-Arsenal man's comments cause Wenger curiosity

Marc Overmars has confirmed that he's open to returning to Arsenal in the future but also pointed out that he's just signed a new contract with Ajax.

Arsenal chief negotiator to leave with internal promotion to fill role

An exclusive in the Evening Standard, suggests Arsenal are aiming to retain Francis Cagigao by considering him for a new role as their sporting director.
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Former Arsenal man in-line for Director of Football job

Arsenal chiefs are allegedly looking to hand former player, Marc Overmars, the role of Director of Football at the club.

OTD Arsenal hero was born

On 29 March 1973, Marc Overmars was born.