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.

TOPSHOT - Bayern Munich's English forward #09 Harry Kane reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match between VfL Bochum and FC Bayern Munich in Bochum, western Germany on February 18, 2024. (Photo by INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal fans revel in Kane’s Bayern Munich struggles as ‘Wenger’s curse’ strikes again

Harry Kane's trophy wait may continue. Arsenal fans see signs of Wenger's influence
Matteo Guendouzi with the Player of the Match award with Lazio after their victory over Bayern Munich (Photo via ChampionsLeague on Twitter)

Ex-Gunner bad boy wins MOTM as Bayern Munich lose again

Former Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi won the Player of the Match award as Lazio beat Bayern Munich in Wednesday's Champions League clash.
BOLOGNA, ITALY - NOVEMBER 03: Mattéo Guendouzi of SS Lazio during the Serie A TIM match between Bologna FC and SS Lazio at Stadio Renato Dall'Ara on November 03, 2023 in Bologna, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal man explains why he had to leave Marseille

Mattéo Guendouzi discusses his move from Marseille to Lazio, reflecting on the instability at OM and his search for career continuity.
REGGIO NELL'EMILIA, ITALY - OCTOBER 21: Mattéo Guendouzi of SS Lazio greets the fans during the Serie A TIM match between US Sassuolo and SS Lazio at Mapei Stadium - Citta' del Tricolore on October 21, 2023 in Reggio nell'Emilia, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Former Gunner likely to return to the France squad

Matteo Guendouzi appears to have his career back on track with Serie A side Lazio, and he's now likely to return to the French national team.
Folarin Balogun Arsenal exit -Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between AS Monaco and Stade de Reims at the Louis II Stadium (Stade Louis II) in the Principality of Monaco on March 12, 2023. (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta explains reason for Folarin Balogun sale

Mikel Arteta opens up on why Arsenal agreed to sell Folarin Balogun to AS Monaco for €40m. The Gunners inserted a 17.5% sell-on clause in the striker's contract.
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 18: Folarin Balogun #26 of Arsenal FC looks on during the MLS All-Star Skills Challenge between Arsenal FC and MLS All-Stars at Audi Field on July 18, 2023 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images)

Folarin Balogun responds to ‘price tag’ fears

Folarin Balogun’s transfer to AS Monaco comes with the blessings and guidance of Arsenal legend Thierry Henry. The striker embraces new challenges and high expectations.
Marseille's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi warms up prior to the UEFA Conference League semi-final football match between Feyenoord and Olympique Marseille (OM) at De Kuip stadium in Rotterdam, on April 28, 2022. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal sell-on fee delayed after 24yo midfielder’s move

Matteo Guendouzi's Lazio transfer has been confirmed as an initial loan move, delaying most of the payment Arsenal will receive from their sell-on clause.
Marseille's French midfielder #06 Matteo Guendouzi reacts at the end of the UEFA Champions League second leg of the third qualifying round football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Panathinaikos at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, on August 15, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Agreement reached for former Gunner with sell-on clause

Arsenal are set to bring in as much as €2.7m (£2.32m) after Lazio reached an agreement with Olympique de Marseille to sign Matteo Guendouzi.
Marseille's French midfielder #06 Matteo Guendouzi reacts after missing his penalty during the penalty shootout of the UEFA Champions League second leg of the third qualifying round football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Panathinaikos at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, on August 15, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Lazio bid €18m for former Gunner with sell-on clause

Lazio have made an €18m offer to Olympique de Marseille for Matteo Guendouzi, with Arsenal holding a sell-on clause for the midfielder.
Marseille's French midfielder #06 Matteo Guendouzi reacts after missing his penalty during the penalty shootout of the UEFA Champions League second leg of the third qualifying round football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Panathinaikos at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, on August 15, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal star costs own side Champions League place

Former Arsenal midfielder, Matteo Guendouzi, faced Champions League disappointment with Marseille after a penalty miss.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal star will not return to Premier League

Matteo Guendouzi is still expected to leave Olympique de Marseille this summer, but a Premier League return is looking increasingly unlikely.
Marseille midfielder #06 Matteo Guendouzi reacts at the end of the UEFA Champions League second leg of the third qualifying round football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Panathinaikos at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, on August 15, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Gunners are hero & villain as Marseille miss Champions League spot

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Matteo Guendouzi were the hero and villain for Marseille on Tuesday, as they lost their Champions League qualifier on penalties.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Marseille look to sell former Gunner with sell-on clause

Olympique de Marseille have commissioned agents to help find Matteo Guendouzi a new club this summer, according to a report.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Declan Rice of West Ham United reacts during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton FC at London Stadium on January 21, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Declan Rice Arsenal desire tested by official Manchester City bid

With Declan Rice poised for Arsenal, West Ham considers former Arsenal man Matteo Guendouzi as a suitable replacement.
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Why Arsenal fans should care Matteo Guendouzi is for sale

Arsenal could benefit from Guendouzi sell-on clause as Marseille seek to profit from the midfielder's sale this summer.
Marseille's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi warms up prior to the UEFA Conference League semi-final football match between Feyenoord and Olympique Marseille (OM) at De Kuip stadium in Rotterdam, on April 28, 2022. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Marseille identify Guendouzi replacement

Former Arsenal midfielder, Mattéo Guendouzi, is heading for a Marseille exit and a possible Premier League return, stirring the summer transfer window as his club identify a replacement.
What happened between Mikel Arteta and Matteo Guendouzi? Sport Bilder des Tages Mikel Arteta manager of Arsenal comfort Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal following the loss during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: 29th December 2019. Credit: David Klein/Sportimage

West Ham eye former Arsenal midfielder as Declan Rice replacement

West Ham consider former Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi as a potential replacement for Declan Rice in the upcoming transfer window.
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Some train better: Matteo Guendouzi likely to return to Premier League

Former Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi is struggling with playing time at OM, sparking rumours of a potential return to the Premier League.
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

Newcastle, West Ham among trio chasing former Arsenal man

Newcastle United, Aston Villa, and West Ham United are interested in signing former Gunner Matteo Guendouzi, according to reports in France.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Matteo Guendouzi manager disappointment opens exit door

Igor Tudor's disapproval of Matteo Guendouzi will likely lead to a summer exit, leaving Marseille supporters disappointed.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Guendouzi Marseille exit ‘inevitable’ as Aston Villa circle says L’Equipe

Thought to be leaving during the last winter transfer window, Matteo Guendouzi has remained with Olympique de Marseille (OM) despite interest from Premier League teams. However, it appears that the French international's future may be outside of Marseille, with his transfer seeming likely at the end of the season.
Marseille's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi warms up prior to the UEFA Conference League semi-final football match between Feyenoord and Olympique Marseille (OM) at De Kuip stadium in Rotterdam, on April 28, 2022. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Marseille received no official bids for Guendouzi despite rumours

Olympique de Marseille didn't receive any official bids for Matteo Guendouzi during the January transfer window, according to their club president.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Unai Emery not able to sign Matteo Guendouzi in this window

Unai Emery has been trying to get Matteo Guendouzi out of Marseille but while the French club are open to selling the former Arsenal midfielder, it will not happen in this window.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Premier League move for former Gunner with sell-on clause breaks down

Matteo Guendouzi is set to stay with Olympique de Marseille this month, meaning Arsenal will have to wait to cash in on his sell-on clause.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Aston Villa make ‘fabulous offer’ for Matteo Guendouzi says L’Equipe

Unai Emery continues to try and lure Matteo Guendouzi to Aston Villa with the former Arsenal midfielder's time at Marseille looking like it is coming to an end.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsenal could profit on sell-on clause amid €30-40m fee reports

Arsenal could be set to cash in through a sell-on clause as Aston Villa pursue a move for Matteo Guendouzi of Olympique de Marseille.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Matteo Guendouzi set for Marseille departure

Despite apparently loving life with Marseille, Matteo Guendouzi's time with the French side looks to be coming to an end.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Leave if you don't like it: Former Arsenal man's hot head rises again

Matteo Guendouzi reportedly complained about the new Marseille coach in the summer and was told if he didn't like it, he could leave.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match between Stade Brestois 29 (Brest) and Olympique de Marseille (OM) at Stade Francis-Le Ble in Brest, western France on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU / AFP)

Nuno Tavares hammered in local media

The shine seems to have well and truly wore off Nuno Tavares impressive start at Marseille with a number of outlets criticising the Arsenal loanee after his latest display.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Guendouzi explains why he had to leave Arsenal

Matteo Guendouzi has given an interview in France in which he explains why he left Arsenal.
Nice's new recruit Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe is presented during the UEFA Conference League play-off second leg football match between OGC Nice and Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice on August 25, 2022. - Nice's new recrue Pepe (Photo by Valery HACHE / AFP) (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal reunion with 6 players to feature in Nice vs Marseille

Nice play Marseille on Sunday with a 2pm kick-off at the Allianz Riviera and it might be a match Arsenal fans want to tune in to with six players on show that we are more than a little familiar with.
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Arsenal include sell-on clauses in 2 summer deals

Arsenal included sell-on clauses in the sales of Matteo Guendouzi to Marseille and Omari Hutchinson to Chelsea, according to a report.
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)

What really happened between Mikel Arteta and Matteo Guendouzi?

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?
Feyenoord's Reiss Nelson (L) fights for the ball with Marseille's Matteo Guendouzi during the UEFA Europa Conference League semi-final second leg football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and Feyenoord Rotterdam, at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, on May 5, 2022. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Official: Arsenal seal midfielder’s sale for €10-11m fee

Arsenal have sealed the departure of Matteo Guendouzi for a fee of around €10-11m.
Marseille's French defender Boubacar Kamara (C) celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Marseille's French defender Matteo Guendouzi (R) and Marseille's French defender William Saliba (L) during the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and FC Lorient at Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France on October 17, 2021. (Photo by Nicolas TUCAT / AFP)

Guendouzi: I will try to push Saliba to stay with Marseille, it’s in his...

Matteo Guendouzi is set to join Marseille on a permanent deal this summer and he believes William Saliba will be joining him.
MARSEILLE, FRANCE: Reiss Nelson of Feyenoord celebrates after victory in the UEFA Conference League Semi-Final Leg Two match between Olympique Marseille and Feyenoord at Stade Velodrome on May 05, 2022. (Photo by Chris Ricco/Getty Images)

2 Arsenal loanees reach European final

Reiss Nelson and Ainsley Maitland-Niles reached the Europa League Conference final on Thursday, at the expense of William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi.
Marseille's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi fights for the ball with Feyenoord's defender Lutsharel Geertruida during the UEFA Europa Conference League semi-final second leg football match between Feyenoord and Olympique de Marseille (OM) Feyenoord stadium de Kuip in Rotterdam,on April 28, 2022. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Matteo Guendouzi: We just completely messed it up

Matteo Guendouzi has admitted Marseille completely messed up their Europa Conference League semi-final first leg on Thursday night.
Feyenoord's Reiss Nelson (2nd L) and Luis Sinisterra (R) celebrate during the UEFA Conference League semi-final football match between Feyenoord and Olympique Marseille (OM) at De Kuip stadium in Rotterdam, on April 28, 2022. (Photo by MAURICE VAN STEEN/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee provides assist in European semi-final

Arsenal loanee Reiss Nelson provided an assist for Feyenoord as the Europa Conference League semi-finals got underway on Thursday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 24: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates their sides second goal with team mate Nicolas Pepe during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Emirates Stadium on February 24, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

16 players who could leave Arsenal this summer

Arsenal are set for another clear-out this summer as the club looks to finally get rid of the last of the deadwood, so what players look like they will be heading for the door?
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4 Arsenal loanees learn their European quarter-final draws

Four Arsenal loanees learned their Europa Conference League quarter-final opponents on Friday, as we approach the tail end of the competition.