Tag: OGC Nice

William Saliba of OGC Nice vs Stade de Reims - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - Nice - 11/04/2021. Norbert Scanella / PanoramiC

Arsenal’s Ligue 1 loanee wins another MOTM award

William Saliba won OGC Nice's Man of the Match award for his most recent performance against Stade de Reims this weekend.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

Arsenal loanee tests positive for Covid-19

William Saliba has tested positive for Covid-19 and will have to isolate for the next 10 days, according to reports in France.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice (Photo via Football.London)

"Impressive performance": Arsenal loanee stars again - should Arteta use him?

William Saliba impressed once again at the weekend, earning praise for his performance for OGC Nice in a 1-1 draw with Lorient.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

William Saliba sends message to Arsenal with OGC Nice displays

William Saliba put in another strong individual performance on his loan spell as OGC Nice beat Nimes Olympique on Wednesday night.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

Bizarre: William Saliba blocked from playing for Nice vs Marseille

William Saliba can't play for OGC Nice against Marseille on Wednesday night, because of when the fixture was initially scheduled to take place.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

William Saliba impresses against PSG

William Saliba caught the eye with his performance for OGC Nice against PSG on Saturday, despite defeat to the reigning Ligue 1 champions.
William Saliba kicks the ball for OGC Nice against Lens on 23/01/2021. (Photo by Federico Pestellini / Panoramic)

William Saliba wins Player of the Month award with Nice

William Saliba has been voted OGC Nice's Player of the Month for January, making a strong start to his loan spell back in France.
William Saliba celebrates OGC Nice's win against Lens on 23/01/2021. (Photo by Federico Pestellini / Panoramic)

William Saliba praised by French media

William Saliba helped OGC Nice keep the first clean sheet of his loan spell with an encouraging performance on Saturday away to Lens.
Nice's French defender William Saliba (L) is challenged by Metz's French forward Thierry Ambrose during the French L1 football match between Football Club de Metz and OGC Nice at the Saint-Symphorien Stadium in Longeville-Les-Metz, eastern France on January 9, 2021. (Photo by JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP via Getty Images)

MOTM: Exiled William Saliba wins award in his 2nd appearance

William Saliba was voted OGC Nice's Man of the Match in his second game for the club on Saturday, a 1-1 draw with FC Metz.
Brest's French forward Franck Honorat (R) fights for the ball with Nice's French forward William Saliba during during the French L1 football match between Brest and OGC Nice at The Francis Le Ble Stadium, in Brest, western France, on January 6, 2021. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU/AFP via Getty Images)

Saliba’s loan debut for OGC Nice proves one thing for sure

William Saliba made his loan debut for OGC Nice on Wednesday night, putting in a solid performance in a poor team display.
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND: William Saliba of Arsenal in action during the Papa John's Trophy Second Round match between AFC Wimbledon and Arsenal U21 at Plough Lane on December 08, 2020. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

6 months or 18? Journalists clarifies Arsenal loan agreement

Sources close to William Saliba are denying reports in the French media that there's a strong possibility he'll extend his loan with OGC Nice.
William Saliba with the Arsenal u21s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

No fee: Arsenal loan details emerge as Edu confirms player’s future

William Saliba will reportedly undergo a medical today (Monday) ahead of a move to Nice for the remainder of the season.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Patrick Vieira the manager of Nice looks on during a pre-season friendly match between Burnley and Nice at Turf Moor on July 30, 2019 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Former Gunner sacked as manager after 5th consecutive defeat & fan protests

OGC Nice sacked Patrick Vieira on Friday morning, after another defeat and strong fan protests against the manager on Thursday night.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Emirates Stadium on November 02, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

2nd club join Napoli in the race to sign Arsenal defender before Monday

Sokratis Papastathopoulos could still leave Arsenal before Monday, with Nice joining Napoli in showing an interest in the centre-back.

Arsenal hold talks with Ligue 1 21-year-old over free transfer

Arsenal hold an interest in Malang Sarr and had talks with his representatives about a summer move, but they haven't submitted a contract offer yet.

Arsenal in for 21-year-old Ligue 1 defender on free transfer

Arsenal are one of the clubs in for Malang Sarr, who is available on a free transfer after coming to the end of his contract with OGC Nice.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Patrick Vieira the manager of Nice looks on during a pre-season friendly match between Burnley and Nice at Turf Moor on July 30, 2019 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

French journalist claims this manager is Arsenal's number one choice: Not Arteta

Patrick Vieira is Arsenal's number one choice for their head coach job ahead of Mikel Arteta, according to reports in France.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Patrick Vieira the manager of Nice looks on during a pre-season friendly match between Burnley and Nice at Turf Moor on July 30, 2019 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Patrick Vieira admits he couldn’t ignore Arsenal interest

Patrick Vieira says he wouldn't be able to ignore Arsenal if they came calling, but he's focusing on his current club OGC Nice.
Gilles Grimandi (Photo via OGC Nice)

Technical director being forced out of new job six months after leaving Arsenal

Gilles Grimandi, who left his position in the scouting team at Arsenal to become technical director at OGC Nice six months ago, looks to be out of the job already.
Yad Lochereau of Olympique Lyonnais playing with OGC Nice u16s at the Montaigu Tournament (Photo by Vincent Michel / Getty Images)

Arsenal make contact with talented Lyon teenager after he impresses in Montaigu Tournament

Arsenal have made an approach to the entourage of young FC Lyon forward Yad Lochereau after he impressed in the recent u16 Montaigu Tournament.

Official: Club announce signing of Arsenal target

Fulham have announced the signing of OGC Nice midfielder Jean Seri, despite the player's links to FC Barcelona, Chelsea and Arsenal in the last year.

Arsenal target's agent confirms release clause but time running out to activate it

Jean Michael Seri's agent has confirmed his client's release clause to Italian radio, but adds that Arsenal or Chelsea would need to move fast to activate it.
NAPLES, ITALY - AUGUST 16: Player of SSC Napoli Lorenzo Insigne vies with OGC Nice player Jean Seri during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play-Offs Round First Leg match between SSC Napoli and OGC Nice at Stadio San Paolo on August 16, 2017 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Agent gives transfer update on Arsenal target after Sky Sports confirm Gunners' interest

Arsenal are still interested in signing Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri, but face competition from other English clubs, as well as Napoli in Italy.
Nice's Ivorian midfielder Jean Michael Seri (L) vies with Lokomotiv's Anton Miranchuk (L) during the UEFA Europa League football match between Nice and Lokomotiv Moscow on February 15, 2018, at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, southeastern France. / AFP PHOTO / VALERY HACHE

Negotiations for £35m Arsenal target at an 'advanced stage' following Chelsea hijacking

Chelsea's negotiations to sign 'Arsenal target' Jean Michael Seri from Nice are at an 'advanced stage', according to reports in Germany.

Arsenal linked with shock deal for former Premier League star

The Italian media are linking Arsenal to a surprising move for former Liverpool and Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli, whose contract with Nice expires this summer.

Arsenal scouts watch 'next Mahrez' play for his country ahead of summer move

Arsenal scouts travelled to Braga to watch 20-year-old Bassem Srarfi on Monday night, as Portugal faced Tunisia in a friendly match.

Chelsea plan to steal £30m midfielder away from Arsenal this summer

Chelsea are planning a £30m move for Arsenal target Jean-Michael Seri this summer, even though they aren't yet sure who will be managing the club next season.

Arsenal playing catch-up in four-way tussle for 26-year-old Ligue 1 midfielder

Arsenal reportedly face competition in their apparent pursuit of Nice midfielder, Jean Michael Seri.

Arsenal-linked midfielder gives update on his future with Ligue 1 side

Jean-Michael Seri has reiterated that he will not be leaving Nice during the January transfer window.

Seri comments confirms that Arsenal have little chance of signing him

Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri has said he will not move clubs in January.

Arsenal defender explains why Ligue 1 move fell through this summer

Mathieu Debuchy was close to a move to Ligue 1 side Nice over the summer, and he's recently revealed why the proposed deal fell through.

26-year-old admits he'd like to join Arsenal and Liverpool

Nice midfielder, Jean Michael Seri, admits that he does want to join a big European club, like Arsenal or Liverpool, as it appears that his move to Barcelona is no longer going to happen.

Arsenal to miss out after £36m midfielder's move to Barcelona is '90% complete'

Jean-Michael Seri's move to Barcelona is now '90% complete', according to reports.

Arsenal and Barcelona would have to pay more than £36m for 26-year-old after release...

Jean Michael Seri's release clause has reportedly expired with Nice, meaning Barcelona will have to splash a lot more of their Neymar money on him.

Arsenal suffer another transfer blow

Arsenal could be set to miss out on Jean Seri after Barcelona stepped-up negotiations, according to reports.

Arsene Wenger says this is the only way Arsenal will buy another player

Arsène Wenger has said that the club will only continue to buy if an exceptional player is available.

Liverpool could hijack Arsenal's bid to sign 26-year-old midfielder

Liverpool have reportedly made contact with Nice over the potential transfer of midfielder Jean Michael Seri.

Barcelona legend Xavi says Arsenal-target has 'Barca DNA'

Xavi has gone and tarnished Jean Michael Seri's good name by saying that the Nice midfielder has 'Barca DNA'.

Arsenal boost as Barcelona drop midfielder interest

Barcelona have ended their interest in Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri, according to reports.

Report: Arsenal only in club in frame to sign £36.5m midfielder after Barcelona drop...

Arsenal are now reportedly the only club in the frame to sign Nice midfielder, Jean Michael Seri.