Tag: OGC Nice

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.

Arsenal blow as 23-year-old joins Inter for £18m

Nice defender, Dalbert, has officially signed for Inter Milan.

Barcelona to bid for Arsenal-linked £36m midfielder next week

Barcelona could make a bid for Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri next week, according to latest reports.

Report: Arsenal suffer blow with Barcelona 'accelerating' deal to sign 26-year-old midfielder

Arsenal have reportedly suffered a blow in their alleged pursuit of Nice midfielder, Jean-Michaël Seri, as the 26-year-old is said to be edging closer to a move to Barcelona.

Report: ‘Thrifty’ Spurs aim to sign £35.8m Arsenal-linked Seri

Despite being lauded for their attitude towards not spending this summer, Tottenham Hotspur reportedly have their eye on Nice midfielder Jean-Michel Seri.

Arsenal dealt Seri blow as Nice progress in Europe

Arsenal may have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Nice's Jean-Michael Seri with the Ligue 1 side having progressed in the Champions League qualifiers.

Arsenal ‘traitor’ could be the key to the Gunners signing Seri

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri could help former club Arsenal sign Jean-Michael Seri, with Seri’s side Nice keen on Nasri’s signature, potentially as a replacement for the 26-year-old.

Inter win the race to sign Dalbert

Inter Milan are reportedly set to win the race to sign Nice defender, Dalbert, despite apparent interest from Arsenal.

Arsenal’s pursuit of Seri factors on Nice’s Champions League qualifying campaign

Arsenal are reportedly holding off making a bid for Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri until their Champions League qualifying campaign has come to a close.

Nice say they may have to sell two players to fund more signings

Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere has admitted that at least two players could leave Nice this summer.

Arsenal interested in Jean-Michael Seri

Arsenal are believed to have a real interest in Nice's Ivorian midfielder, according to latest reports from France.
Santi Cazorla in training

Are Arsenal looking for a Santi Cazorla replacement?

Santi Cazorla's injury problems are reaching the stage where it's difficult to plan ahead with him in mind. Arsenal have to sign a replacement, but will they?

31-year-old's wage demands led to Arsenal deal breaking down

Mathieu Debuchy's wage demands reportedly prevented a move to Nice going through.
Jeff Reine-Adelaide

Wenger "doesn't want" 19-year-old anymore

Arsene Wenger reportedly doesn't want Jeff Reine-Adelaide anymore and is ready to sell the youngster.