Tag: Nicolas Pepe

Nicolas Pepe plays for Arsenal Football Club. The Ivorian forward arrived at Arsenal in 2019 from Lille for £72m and earns around £140,000-per-week or £7,280,000-per-year. Pepe wears the number 19 shirt. He was born on May 29, 1995.

Nicolas Pepe playing for the Ivory Coast (Photo via OGC Nice on Twitter)

Journalist claims Arsenal 27yo has no future at the club

There's no future for Nicolas Pepe at Arsenal, but it's going to be tricky to negotiate his exit next summer, according to Goal journalist Charles Watts.
DUBLIN, IRELAND: Josh Cullen of the Republic of Ireland and Martin Odegaard of Norway pictured during the International Friendly match between the Republic of Ireland and Norway at Aviva Stadium on November 17, 2022. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

6 Arsenal players feature in pre-World Cup internationals

Six Arsenal players not set to take part in the World Cup featured for their countries in the build-up to the tournament this week.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Martin Odegaard of Arsenal of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his side's fifth goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Nottingham Forest at Emirates Stadium on October 30, 2022. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

6 Arsenal players to feature in friendly internationals this week

Though they won't be involved in the World Cup, four members of Mikel Arteta's squad will play in international matches this week.
Nice's Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe (C) scores the 0:1 goal during the European Conference League 1st Round Group D football match 1. FC Slovacko vs OGG Nice in Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic, on October 6, 2022. (Photo by RADEK MICA/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee scores penalty on 2nd try for his 6th goal

Nicolas Pepe won and scored a penalty at the second time of asking as OGC Nice drew with Olympique Lyonnais on Friday night.
Nice's Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe (C) scores the 0:1 goal during the European Conference League 1st Round Group D football match 1. FC Slovacko vs OGG Nice in Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic, on October 6, 2022. (Photo by RADEK MICA/AFP via Getty Images)

Nicolas Pepe scores 4th goal in 6 games

Nicolas Pepe scored his fifth goal of the season for OGC Nice on Thursday, as he starts to put a run of form together on loan.
Nice's Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe (R) scores his team's second goal during the French L1 football match between OGC Nice and ES Troyes AC (ESTAC) at the Allianz Riviera Stadium in Nice, south-eastern France, on October 9, 2022. (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

French media insist Nicolas Pepe is back – after another goal

Nicolas Pepe scored again and played the best match of his Nice career at the weekend, according to the French media.
Nice's Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe (C) scores the 0:1 goal during the European Conference League 1st Round Group D football match 1. FC Slovacko vs OGG Nice in Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic, on October 6, 2022. (Photo by RADEK MICA/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee scores & hits woodwork twice in strong European display

Nicolas Pepe scored the winner and put in one of the best performances of his loan so far against 1. FC Slovacko on Thursday night.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Bukayo Saka of England replaces Phil Foden of England during the UEFA Nations League League A Group 3 match between England and Germany at Wembley Stadium on September 26, 2022. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Every result for Arsenal’s internationals in September

13 Arsenal players were called up for the international break in September, with 10 featuring on the pitch. Let's take a look at their results.
Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal with the Heads Up logo on his shirt during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on February 16, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arsenal still owe £20.8m for Nicolas Pepe

There's is nobody alive who doesn't know that Arsenal agreed to pay £72m for Nicolas Pepe when they bought him from Lille in 2019, but, given how those payments were structured, did you know they seem to still have £21m left to pay.
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)

Nicolas Pepe gives up 25% of his salary to secure exit

Nicolas Pepe agreed to cut a quarter of his salary to play for OGC Nice on loan this season, according to a report from David Ornstein.
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)

New boss criticises Nicolas Pepe as Nuno Tavares scores again for Marseille

Nicolas Pepe got his Nice debut on Sunday and his new manager was not that impressed with what he saw from the Arsenal man.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares (C) celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between OGC Nice and Olympique Marseille (OM) at the Allianz Riviera Stadium in Nice, south-eastern France, on August 28, 2022. (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Ligue 1 Arsenal loanee stars with 3rd goal in 4 games

Nuno Tavares scored and was highly praised for his performance for Marseille on Sunday, facing OGC Nice debutant and fellow Arsenal loanee Nicolas Pepe.
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.
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)

No option to buy as Nicolas Pepe admits his time at Arsenal ‘hardened’ him

This week, Arsenal confirmed that Nicolas Pepe will spend the season on loan with OGC Nice but while the Ivorian looks to get back to 'enjoying football' there is no option to buy in his deal.
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)

“It’s been 3 years” Mikel Arteta explains Nicolas Pepe left

Mikel Arteta spoke with the press on Friday ahead of Arsenal's game against Fulham and has explained why he sent Arsenal's record signing out on loan until the end of the season.
Nicolas Pepe after signing for OGC Nice (Photo via OGCNice.com)

Watch: Arsenal loanee presented to fans after Ligue 1 move

Nicolas Pepe was presented to the OGC Nice fans on Thursday night after completing his loan move from Arsenal was confirmed.
LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Pedro Neto of Wolverhampton Wanderers runs with the ball during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Elland Road on August 06, 2022 in Leeds, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Arsenal eye Nicolas Pepe replacement as loan confirmed

Arsenal are hoping to sign a winger to replace Nicolas Pepe this week but they aren't close to a deal to bring in Wolves' Pedro Neto.
Arsenal v Norwich City Premier League Arsenal Manager Mikel Arteta gives instructions to Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London Copyright: Paul Chesterton

Medical today: Nice reach agreement to sign Nicolas Pepe

OGC Nice have reached an agreement with Arsenal to loan Nicolas Pepe for the season without an option to buy, with some details still to sort.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Round-of-16 match between Arsenal and Leeds United at Emirates Stadium on October 26, 2021. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Confidence grows for Arsenal exit agreement with Nice for Nicolas Pepe

Arsenal are OGC Nice are making progress on Nicolas Pepe's loan move and there's confidence on both sides for an agreement.
Arsenal's French-born Ivorian midfielder Nicolas Pepe (R) shoots to score their first goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 24, 2022. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Nice expect to sign Nicolas Pepe

Nicolas Pepe's loan to OGC Nice without an option to buy is on track, with the Ligue 1 club hoping to sign him in time to face Marseille on Sunday.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 25: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal reacts during the Carabao Cup Second Round between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on August 25, 2021 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Leicester City join the race to sign Nicolas Pepe

Leicester City are reportedly interested in Nicolas Pepe, potentially preparing to join OGC Nice in the race for the winger's signature.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Round-of-16 match between Arsenal and Leeds United at Emirates Stadium on October 26, 2021. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Talks ongoing for Arsenal 27yo’s exit after squad exclusion

Negotiations are ongoing for Nicolas Pepe to join OGC Nice after he was left out of Arsenal's squad on Saturday, and Sevilla aren't currently in the race.
Ivory Coast's forward Nicolas Pepe (C) scores a goal during the friendly football match between France and Ivory Coast at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southern France, on March 25, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Ornstein confirms Arsenal 27yo in talks to leave could aid incomings

Arsenal are in talks with OGC Nice over Nicolas Pepe, with optimism over the deal and a sense it will increase the chances of a winger signing.
Ivory Coast's forward Nicolas Pepe reacts after scoring a shot in a penalty shoot-out during the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2021 round of 16 football match between Ivory Coast and Egypt at Stade de Japoma in Douala on January 26, 2022. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP) (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP via Getty Images)

OGC Nice getting closer to signing Arsenal forward

OGC Nice are in talks and getting closer to the signing of Nicolas Pepe, though his wages could still prove problematic.
Arsenal's Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 13, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Jesus on being no9, injury updates & more: Arsenal news roundup 18/8/22

There isn't that much going on as we wait for Mikel Arteta's pre-Bournemouth press conference, but here's a roundup of what's making the headlines today.
Ivory Coast's forward Nicolas Pepe (L) attends a training session on the eve of the friendly football match between France and Ivory Coast at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southern France on March 24, 2022. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal 27yo’s agent spotted at Ligue 1 club amid exit reports

OGC Nice want to sign Nicolas Pepe on loan, according to various reports, after his agent was spotted attending their game on Sunday.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 25: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal reacts during the Carabao Cup Second Round between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on August 25, 2021 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

8 players Arsenal still need to sell

Arsenal aren't finished in the transfer window but before they can bring in any more players, they have quite a few they need to move on.
Ivory Coast's forward Nicolas Pepe reacts after scoring a shot in a penalty shoot-out during the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2021 round of 16 football match between Ivory Coast and Egypt at Stade de Japoma in Douala on January 26, 2022. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP) (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP via Getty Images)

Nicolas Pepe ‘changed’ ‘focussed’ and ‘determined’ with Arsenal

Nicolas Pepe says he is focussed and determined with Arsenal ahead of the new season as he admits to also making some changes.
LEICESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 28: Nicolas Pepe ofArsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on February 28, 2021 in Leicester, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Malcolm Couzens/Getty Images)

Leeds turn to Arsenal flop to replace Barcelona-bound Raphinha

Leeds United are reportedly interested in signing Nicolas Pepe from Arsenal to replace Raphinha who is off to Barcelona in a deal which is said could reach £55m.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 25: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Second Round between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on August 25, 2021 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Loan move most likely for high-profile Arsenal 27yo

A loan deal with some sort of option to buy could be the most likely scenario for Nicolas Pepe this summer, as he's expected to leave Arsenal.
Ivory Coast's forward Nicolas Pepe (C) scores a goal during the friendly football match between France and Ivory Coast at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southern France, on March 25, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal actively seek buyers for out-of-favour Nicolas Pepe

Arsenal are now reportedly openly seeking suitors for Nicolas Pepe, despite the apparent collapse of their pursuit of Raphinha.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Round-of-16 match between Arsenal and Leeds United at Emirates Stadium on October 26, 2021. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal yet to attract interest in 27yo who wants out

Arsenal are yet to attract any interest in the sale of Nicolas Pepe this summer, according to a report.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 08: Junior Firpo of Leeds United marks Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Leeds United at Emirates Stadium on May 08, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Nicolas Pepe expected to leave Arsenal this summer

Nicolas Pepe is expected to leave Arsenal this summer if bids arrive, which is why links to potential replacements are growing.
Nicolas Pepe dedicating his celebration to his new-born baby (Photo via Pepe on Instagram)

Nicolas Pepe offered to PSG

According to a number of reports from France, Nicolas Pepe has been offered to PSG.
Nicolas Pepe dedicating his celebration to his new-born baby (Photo via Pepe on Instagram)

Sevilla want to help Arsenal with their Nicolas Pepe problem

Nicolas Pepe's future at Arsenal seems to be coming to an end with the club planning to sell him for a vastly-reduced fee, and Monchi at Sevilla has identified him as part of their rebuild for next summer.
Arsenal's French-born Ivorian midfielder Nicolas Pepe (R) shoots to score their first goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 24, 2022. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal will hold talks with £72m forward in May

Arsenal are planning to hold talks with Nicolas Pepe at the end of the season, before making a decision on his future with the club.
Nicolas Pepe dedicating his celebration to his new-born baby (Photo via Pepe on Instagram)

Arsenal willing to listen to £25m offers for winger

Arsenal are willing to listen to offers in the region of £25m for Nicolas Pepe this summer, according to a report.
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?
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 25: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Second Round between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns on August 25, 2021 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal make £25m Nicolas Pepe decision

Arsenal are apparently willing to accept just £25m for Nicolas Pepe as Mikel Arteta looks to get rid of the club's record signing.
Kieran Tierney with Scotland (Photo via ScotlandNT on Twitter)

Kieran Tierney knee ‘damage’ requires specialist & possibly surgery

Arsenal were missing a few key names when they announced their squad for the game against Crystal Palace which contained a very youthful bench.