Tag: Matthijs de Ligt

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 17: Carmine Raiola looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Mexico at Luzhniki Stadium on June 17, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Paul Pogba's agent has ban suspended

Henrikh Mkhitaryan's agent, Mino Raiola, has had his three-month worldwide transfer ban suspended meaning that Arsenal should find it easier to move Henrikh Mkhitaryan on if they want.
GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - APRIL 20: (L-R) Matthijs de Ligt and Davinson Sanchez of Amsterdam celebrate the second goal with Davy Klaassen of Amsterdam (L) during the UEFA Europa League quarter final second leg match between FC Schalke 04 and Ajax Amsterdam at Veltins-Arena on April 20, 2017 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Dream, realistic, or wildcard? Four centre-backs Arsenal should look to sign this summer

Arsenal once had one of the most formidable defences in English football.

Arsenal want Barcelona star: Could leave in June - friends with Lacazette

Arsenal want Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti, according to rumours on social media, with other reports suggesting he could leave Barcelona this summer.

Arsenal surprise contenders for £70m defender who admires club

Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax however they will only move if they sell Mesut Ozil and qualify for the Champions League in a story that has more holes than the Arsenal defence.
Netherlands' defender Matthijs de Ligt (L) and Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo fight for the ball during their international friendly football match between Portugal and Netherlands at Stade de Geneve stadium in Geneva on March 26, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Fabrice COFFRINI

Arsenal surprise contenders for £70m defender who admires the club

Arsenal have emerged as surprise contenders for Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt, but they'd have to pay £70m to secure the 19-year-old's signature, according to a report.
Netherlands' defender Matthijs de Ligt (L) and Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo fight for the ball during their international friendly football match between Portugal and Netherlands at Stade de Geneve stadium in Geneva on March 26, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Fabrice COFFRINI

Arsenal send scouts to Champions League clash with these 5 players in mind

Arsenal are planning to send scouts to watch Ajax play Real Madrid on Wednesday, with five different players rumoured to be on their radar, according to reports in Italy.

El Confidencial journalist confirms Unai Emery's January transfer target

Unai Emery will target Matthijs de Ligt in January, according to Spanish journalist Kike Marin, but it won't be easy to convince Ajax to sell.
GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - APRIL 20: (L-R) Matthijs de Ligt and Davinson Sanchez of Amsterdam celebrate the second goal with Davy Klaassen of Amsterdam (L) during the UEFA Europa League quarter final second leg match between FC Schalke 04 and Ajax Amsterdam at Veltins-Arena on April 20, 2017 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal drop out of the running for £53m man

Arsenal appear to be out of the running for Mattijs de Ligt, as the likes of Juventus and Barcelona lead the chase for the young defender.

Journalist who called Aubameyang transfer claims Arsenal in for this exciting young star

Kike Marin claims Arsenal are in for young Ajax star defender Matthijs de Ligt, along with four other top clubs, after the player requested a summer transfer.
Netherlands' defender Matthijs de Ligt (L) and Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo fight for the ball during their international friendly football match between Portugal and Netherlands at Stade de Geneve stadium in Geneva on March 26, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Fabrice COFFRINI

Arsenal make contact with agent of talented defender ahead of summer move

Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United have all made contact with Matthijs de Ligt's agent, Barry Hulshoff, in hopes of signing the Ajax defender this summer.

Mislintat ‘bidding war’ with Tottenham and Manchester City for £50m ‘next Franz Beckenbauer’

Arsenal are reportedly in a ‘bidding war’ with Tottenham, Bayern Munich, Manchester City and Barcelona for Ajax’s 18-year-old centreback, Matthijs de Ligt.

Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit of 18-year-old Dutchman after agent releases statement

Matthijs de Ligt's agent has confirmed that the Ajax defender will be staying put this season.

‘Built like a tank’ Dutch youngster being watched by Arsenal

Arsenal are reportedly one of six Premier League teams interested in signing Ajax defender, Matthijs de Ligt.