Tag: Matteo Guendouzi

Matteo Guendouzi plays for Arsenal Football Club. The French midfielder arrived at Arsenal in 2018 from Lorient for £7m and earns around £40,000-per-week or £2,080,000-per-year. Guendouzi wears the number 29 shirt for Arsenal. He was born on April 14, 1999.

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Arsenal 22yo involved in 3 goals against his former club

Matteo Guendouzi had one of the games of his career so far on Sunday, helping Marseille thrash his former club FC Lorient.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi waves to the crowd at the end of the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Arsenal at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on November 9, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

From £45m to £10m: How did Arsenal drive midfielder's price down so much?

When Mikel Arteta arrived at Arsenal, Matteo Guendouzi was valued at £45m and was a regular first team starter, but a handful of games later, he was out of the squad altogether, so what happened between Mikel Arteta and Matteo Guendouzi?
ANDORRA LA VELLA, ANDORRA: Bukayo Saka of England scores his team's second goal during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match between Andorra and England at Estadi Nacional on October 09, 2021. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s October international break results in full

Arsenal had a total of 19 senior international call-ups for the October break, let's look at the full list of results.
Referee Irfan Peljto and Marseille s Matteo Guendouzi speak during the Europa League soccer match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille, in Moscow, Russia. Ramil Sitdikov / Sputnik Russia Soccer Europa League Lokomotiv - Marseille

Under-fire Arsenal loanee named captain

Matteo Guendouzi was named captain for Marseille on Sunday, though the game didn't exactly go as planned for the Arsenal loanee.
Referee Irfan Peljto and Marseille s Matteo Guendouzi speak during the Europa League soccer match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille, in Moscow, Russia. Ramil Sitdikov / Sputnik Russia Soccer Europa League Lokomotiv - Marseille

Arsenal loanee growing unpopular at Marseille

Matteo Guendouzi is growing unpopular with certain sections of the Marseille locker room, according to reports from France.
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Arsenal loanee branded 'flop' by L'Equipe

After one Arsenal loanee made L'Equipe's Team of the Week last week, the other was branded a flop for this weekend's performance.
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Arsenal agree fee under £10m to sell midfielder

Marseille have an 'automatic option to buy' Matteo Guendouzi at the end of his loan spell with the player imagining himself staying with the Ligue 1 side for 'many years'.
Lokomotiv Moscow v Olympique de Marseille: Group E - UEFA Europa League. Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille looks on during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille on September 16, 2021. Copyright: Mike Kireev

Arsenal outcast makes Ligue 1 Team of the Week

Matteo Guendouzi made it into L'Equipe's Team of the Week for the most recent round of fixtures, as Marseille defeated Rennes 2-0.
West Bromwich Albion v Millwall - Sky Bet Championship - The Hawthorns Millwall s Daniel Ballard celebrates scoring his side s first goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Picture date: Saturday September 11, 2021. Copyright: David Davies

Arsenal loanee scores again as 8 get minutes in

Arsenal currently have 17 players out on loan and eight of them were in action this weekend.
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Arsenal 22yo could make France debut after late call-up

Matteo Guendouzi received a call-up to the French senior national team on Wednesday, after Corentin Tolisso had to pull out with an injury.
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Supreme defensively: Saliba stars as Guendouzi scores for Marseille

As Arsenal were getting humiliated against Manchester City, William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi were in France preparing to star once again for Marseille.
Matteo Guendouzi's red neck after clashes with the OGC Nice fans (Photo via GFFN on Twitter)

Matteo Guendouzi injuries questioned after mass on-pitch brawl

Following the on-pitch brawl between Marseille, Nice, and fans, Matteo Guendouzi's injuries have been questioned by the chairman of Nice.
Matteo Guendouzi's red neck after clashes with the OGC Nice fans (Photo via GFFN on Twitter)

Video: Saliba & Guendouzi involved as fans and players fight after pitch invasion

Arsenal loanees William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi were both on the pitch as OGC Nice fans invaded during their match against Marseille on Sunday.
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Arsenal’s squad value plummets below Tottenham’s and beneath Leicester

The value of Arsenal's squad has plummeted, dropping them below Leicester and some £200m away from Spurs in what is a damming indictment of how the club has been run.
Matteo Guendouzi signing for Marseille (Photo via OM.fr)

Matteo Guendouzi admits Marseille confidence played role in move

Matteo Guendouzi completed a loan move to Marseille this week and he admitted the confidence they showed in him, along with their project, helped him decide to move there.
Matteo Guendouzi signing for Marseille (Photo via OM.fr)

Does Guendouzi’s Marseille loan have an option or obligation to buy?

Matteo Guendouzi left Arsenal for Marseille on loan this week, but there's some confusion over whether it's a loan with an option or an obligation.
Matteo Guendouzi signing for Marseille (Photo via OM.fr)

Official: Matteo Guendouzi joins Marseille

Matteo Guendouzi has joined Marseille for the season on loan ahead of a permanent move there next summer.
Bukayo Saka with his Star of the Match award after his performance for England at Euro 2020 (Photo via Saka on Twitter)

Arsenal can't let Bukayo Saka become another Matteo Guendouzi

Stephen Bradley flies solo this week, and foremost on his mind is the departure of Matteo Guendouzi.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi waves to the crowd at the end of the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Arsenal at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on November 9, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Arsenal 22yo posts social media farewell as he prepares to leave for good

Matteo Guendouzi has posted a farewell message to Arsenal and the fans, ahead of his imminent transfer to Marseille.
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Arsenal 23yo lands in France, is greeted with scarf from new club

Matteo Guendouzi has arrived in Marseille ahead of his transfer there this summer.
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Arsenal to receive €12m for midfielder valued at £45m when Arteta arrived

Arsenal wanted €20m for Matteo Guendouzi but they have settled for just €12m, most of which they won't get until next summer.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal confronts Neal Maupay of Brighton and Hove Albion during the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at American Express Community Stadium on June 20, 2020 in Brighton, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal agree deal for Matteo Guendouzi after Saliba arrangement

Arsenal have agreed a deal to loan Matteo Guendouzi to Marseille with the clubs finally finding something that works for everybody.
William Saliba with the Arsenal u21s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

William Saliba picks Marseille over Newcastle with Ben White’s arrival a factor

William Saliba is on the verge of joining Marseille on loan for the season as his Arsenal career fails to fire once again.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi arrives at the ground ahead of the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on February 2, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal discussed Matteo Guendouzi swap deal to land target

Before finalising a deal for Nuno Tavares, Arsenal discussed a possible swap deal involving Matteo Guendouzi with Benfica.
France's midfielder Matteo Guendouzi warms up prior to the Group C match of the U21 European Football Championships between France and Romania on June 24, 2019 at the Dino-Manuzzi stadium in Cesena. (Photo by Miguel MEDINA / AFP)

Arsenal have 'accepted the idea' of lowering price for talented 22yo

Arsenal have reportedly 'accepted the idea' that they will have to lower their asking price for Matteo Guendouzi if they wish to complete a...
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY: Matteo Guendouzi of Berlin is seen with Florian Wirtz of Leverkusen during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Hertha BSC at BayArena on November 29, 2020. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Marseille struggle over Guendouzi deal despite player agreement

Despite interest from more clubs, Matteo Guendouzi still wants to join Marseille, but Arsenal and the Ligue 1 club are struggling to find an agreement that works for both parties.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi gestures to supporters as he leaves after the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on February 2, 2020. - The game finished 0-0. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Matteo Guendouzi ‘one step away’ from Marseille move

Matteo Guendouzi is said to be 'one step away' from a return to France with Marseille, despite late interest from Benfica and Borussia Dortmund.

Arsenal want €20m for 22yo linked to clubs in France, Portugal and Germany

Arsenal want €20m for Matteo Guendouzi this summer, according to reports in Portugal, which is delaying his sale at the moment.
Hertha BSC - RB Leipzig, Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC warming up, 21 02 2021, Copyright: Matthias Koch

Borussia Dortmund seen as colossal threat to Arsenal 22yos Ligue 1 move

Borussia Dortmund have become the latest club to be linked with a move for Matteo Guendouzi as the temperamental midfielder receives plenty of suitors.
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2 Arsenal forwards for sale & 2 linked as Xhaka Roma appeal claimed

A quick round-up of the Arsenal transfer gossip going about this weekend not already covered on the site.
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY: Matteo Guendouzi of Berlin is seen with Florian Wirtz of Leverkusen during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Hertha BSC at BayArena on November 29, 2020. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Not at any cost: Arsenal stand firm in 22yo's price

Matteo Guendouzi and Marseille may have found an agreement but it seems that the two clubs are still some distance apart with Le10Sport in France calling Arsenal 'greedy'.
Hertha BSC - RB Leipzig, Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC warming up, 21 02 2021, Copyright: Matthias Koch

Arsenal may activate 1-year contract extension for player keen to leave

Arsenal could extend Matteo Guendouzi's deal before loaning him to Marseille with a purchase obligation clause, according to a report from France.
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5 in: Marseille could look like mini-Arsenal by the end of the summer

By the end of the summer, Marseille could look like a mini-Arsenal old boys club as they try to sign three former players and two already at the club.
Matteo Guendouzi in training with Hertha BSC (Photo via GGFN on Twitter)

4-year deal: Arsenal midfielder reaches agreement with Marseille

Olympique de Marseille and Matteo Guendouzi have an agreement on a four-year contract, but they're yet to strike a deal with Arsenal.
BERLIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 01: Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC is challenged by Felix Klaus of VfL Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between Hertha BSC and VfL Wolfsburg at Olympiastadion on November 01, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Marseille bosses meet with Arsenal man: Still pushing for summer signing

Marseille are still trying to sign Matteo Guendouzi despite their move for Gerson, and they'll push for the Arsenal midfielder after that deal is done.
AUGSBURG, GERMANY: Herthas Dodi Lukebakio (v) und Matteo Guendouzi celebrate during the Bundesliga match between FC Augsburg and Hertha BSC at WWK-Arena on November 7, 2020. (Photo by Stefan Puchner - Pool/Getty Images)

£45m value drops: How much is Matteo Guendouzi worth?

Matteo Guendouzi looks set to leave Arsenal this summer on a permanent deal so how much is Matteo Guendouzi worth and what can Arsenal expect to get for him?
Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion - Premier League - Emirates Stadium during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday May 9, 2021. Copyright: Richard Heathcote

1 Arsenal surgery, 2 awards, 2 new coaches, Napoli friendly & 14 transfer rumours

As football came to a close last weekend, actual news has been light on the ground, but here is a roundup of the top Arsenal news and gossip stories this week.
Matteo Guendouzi, Matheus Cunha, and Dodi Lukebakio celebrate a goal in the match between Hertha BSC and Bayer 04 Leverkusen, at the Olympiastadion. Berlin, 21.03.21. Photo: Andreas Gora

Arsenal reject Marseille offer for 22yo but talks are ongoing

Olympique de Marseille have already seen a couple of proposals turned down for Matteo Guendouzi, but talks are ongoing and the player appears keen.
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY: Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC is challenged by Denis Zakaria of Borussia Monchengladbach during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and Hertha BSC at Borussia-Park on December 12, 2020. (Photo by Sascha Steinbach - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal 22yo midfielder exit talks advance with Marseille

Talks between Arsenal and Olympique de Marseille over the transfer of Matteo Guendouzi have advanced in recent days, according to reports.

Ligue 1 club want to sign Arsenal 22yo this summer

Arsenal's Matteo Guendouzi remains on Olympique de Marseille's transfer shortlist for the summer, according to reports in France.