Tag: RB Leipzig

LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Xavi Simons of RB Leipzig on the ball during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and TSG Hoffenheim at Red Bull Arena on December 16, 2023. (Photo by Luciano Lima/Getty Images)

Arsenal target reaches salary agreement with Bayern Munich

Arsenal-linked Xavi Simons has agreed personal terms with Bayern Munich, with RB Leipzig also still in the race for his signature.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Xavi Simons of Leipzig in action during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Eintracht Frankfurt at Red Bull Arena on January 13, 2024. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Arsenal have edge in race for PSG signing

Arsenal could have the edge in a move for Paris Saint-Germain's Xavi Simons as they're willing to consider a loan, according to a report.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - JANUARY 13: Xavi Simons of Leipzig in action during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Eintracht Frankfurt at Red Bull Arena on January 13, 2024 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

PSG 21yo keen to leave as Arsenal make contact

Xavi Simons is keen to leave Paris Saint-Germain this summer, and Arsenal have reportedly made contact over the player.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and Werder Bremen in Leipzig, eastern Germany on May 11, 2024. (Photo by RONNY HARTMANN/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal target has verbal agreement to leave in 2025

Benjamin Sesko doesn't have a formal release clause in his new contract with RB Leipzig, but the two parties have agreed a rough fee for a potential transfer next summer.
Athletic Bilbao's Spanish forward Nico Williams reacts during the Spanish League football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Athletic Club Bilbao at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid, on February 19, 2023. (Photo by OSCAR DEL POZO / AFP) (Photo by OSCAR DEL POZO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal 21yo forward target delays transfer decision until after Euro 2024

Arsenal target Nico Williams confirms he will make a decision on his future after Euro 2024, leaving the Gunners in suspense.
UDINE, ITALY - MAY 06: Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli looks on during the Serie A TIM match between Udinese Calcio and SSC Napoli at Dacia Arena on May 06, 2024 in Udine, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Arsenal hold talks with Osimhen’s agent amid €90m bid rumours

Arsenal in talks with Napoli striker Victor Osimhen's agent over potential transfer. Will the Gunners secure his signature despite a hefty release clause?
FROSINONE, ITALY - APRIL 07: Joshua Zirkzee of Bologna FC looks on during the Serie A TIM match between Frosinone Calcio and Bologna FC - Serie A TIM at Stadio Benito Stirpe on April 07, 2024 in Frosinone, Italy.(Photo by Giuseppe Bellini/Getty Images)

Agent wants €15m fee for Arsenal 23yo forward target

Arsenal's interest in Bologna striker Joshua Zirkzee has reportedly cooled, leaving the Gunners to explore alternative targets.
DOHA, QATAR - DECEMBER 01: View of the FIFA logo on a flag during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group F match between Canada and Morocco at Al Thumama Stadium on December 01, 2022 in Doha, Qatar. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal Academy involved in FIFA alternative to VAR trial

FIFA introduces Football Video Support (FVS), a simplified alternative to VAR, to be trialed at the U-20 Women's World Cup after a successful debut at the Arsenal-won FIFA Youth Tournament.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko celebrates scoring the second goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany on May 18, 2024. (Photo by KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images)

£55m Arsenal target makes transfer decision

Benjamin Sesko has decided to stay at RB Leipzig and sign new terms, following recent transfer interest from clubs including Arsenal.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany on May 18, 2024. (Photo by KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images)

Why do Arsenal want Benjamin Šeško?

Arsenal are reportedly leading the race to sign RB Leipzig striker Benjamin Šeško, but face competition from Chelsea. Find out why the Gunners are keen on the Slovenian forward.
HEIDENHEIM, GERMANY - APRIL 20: Benjamin Sesko of RB Leipzig scores his team's first goal during the Bundesliga match between 1. FC Heidenheim 1846 and RB Leipzig at Voith-Arena on April 20, 2024 in Heidenheim, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

David Ornstein gives interesting Benjamin Sesko Arsenal update

Benjamin Sesko is very prominent in Arsenal's list of summer targets, but the situation hasn't progressed past early talks, according to David Ornstein.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - APRIL 13: Benjamin Sesko of Leipzig celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and VfL Wolfsburg at Red Bull Arena on April 13, 2024 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Arsenal set summer transfer priority but face rival Chelsea bid

Arsenal are focusing on a deal to sign Benjamin Sesko before Euro 2024, but Chelsea are ready to rival them in the race for the striker.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and Werder Bremen in Leipzig, eastern Germany on May 11, 2024. (Photo by RONNY HARTMANN/AFP via Getty Images)

Boost for Arsenal with AC Milan ruled out of transfer race

Arsenal target Benjamin Sesko isn't a viable option to AC Milan this summer, with a Premier League move more likely, according to a report.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko celebrates scoring the second goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany on May 18, 2024. (Photo by KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal target pictured in London with decision expected soon

All parties want Benjamin Sesko's future resolved before the European Championships, with the player and his agent in London for the Champions League final.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany on May 18, 2024. (Photo by KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images)

21yo striker favours Arsenal move instead of Chelsea or Manchester United

Arsenal are leading the race to sign RB Leipzig striker Benjamin Sesko, who has expressed his preference for a move to the Emirates Stadium.
Ajax's Dutch forward #09 Brian Brobbey celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Utrecht at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam on March 3, 2024. (Photo by KOEN VAN WEEL/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal want €80m Brobbey, Brobbey wants Arsenal

Arsenal target Ajax striker Brian Brobbey in summer transfer window. Brobbey eyes move to Gunners
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and Werder Bremen in Leipzig, eastern Germany on May 11, 2024. (Photo by RONNY HARTMANN/AFP via Getty Images)

20 Arsenal transfer and contract rumours rounded up

Arsenal transfer news roundup: Partey exit, interest in Melia & Sesko, Lokonga seeks move, Marquinhos' loan doubts, and more.
BERLIN, GERMANY - MAY 25: Granit Xhaka of Bayer 04 Leverkusen lifts the DFB-Pokal Trophy after his team's victory in the DFB Cup 2023/24 final match between 1. FC Kaiserslautern and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Olympiastadion on May 25, 2024 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Ex-Arsenal captain 25-yard stunner wins cup final

Former Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka scores winning goal as 10-man Bayer Leverkusen secure German Cup victory and domestic double.
Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and Werder Bremen in Leipzig, eastern Germany on May 11, 2024. (Photo by RONNY HARTMANN/AFP via Getty Images)

£56m Arsenal target’s agent confirms Premier League interest

Benjamin Sesko's agent has confirmed that there's interest in the player from the Premier League, amid increasing links to Arsenal.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - APRIL 13: Benjamin Sesko of Leipzig celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and VfL Wolfsburg at Red Bull Arena on April 13, 2024 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

£56m Arsenal target receives 3 contract offers from other clubs

Arsenal target Benjamin Sesko has received a couple of transfer offers in addition to a contract extension offer from RB Leipzig.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - OCTOBER 28: Benjamin Sesko of RB Leipzig looks on during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and 1. FC Köln at Red Bull Arena on October 28, 2023 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Arsenal target’s release clause finalised with deadline to activate it

Arsenal target Benjamin Sesko has now had his release clause finalised, but there's a deadline to activate the clause.
HEIDENHEIM, GERMANY - APRIL 20: Benjamin Sesko of RB Leipzig scores his team's first goal during the Bundesliga match between 1. FC Heidenheim 1846 and RB Leipzig at Voith-Arena on April 20, 2024 in Heidenheim, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Arsenal favourites to sign £64m striker this summer

Arsenal are reportedly favourites to sign Benjamin Sesko this summer if they follow up on their strong interest in him, though his price has recently increased.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Xavi Simons of RB Leipzig reacts during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Eintracht Frankfurt at Red Bull Arena on January 13, 2024. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s interest in Xavi Simons cools as transfer focus shifts

Reports suggest Arsenal's interest in midfielder Xavi Simons is waning as the club prioritizes other transfer targets. Is a move to the Emirates off the table?
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - APRIL 13: Benjamin Sesko of RB Leipzig applauds the fans following the team's victory during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and VfL Wolfsburg at Red Bull Arena on April 13, 2024 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Arsenal target’s agent pictured at another Gunners game

Benjamin Sesko's agent has been pictured at another Arsenal game, this time attending their clash against Manchester United at Old Trafford.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Xavi Simons of RB Leipzig reacts during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Eintracht Frankfurt at Red Bull Arena on January 13, 2024. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal cooling interest in Xavi Simons, focus shifts

Arsenal's interest in midfielder Xavi Simons appears to be fading. Reports suggest they're focused on other transfer targets.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY: Semih Kilicsoy of Besiktas looks on during the Turkish Super League match between Fenerbahce and Besiktas at Ulker Stadium on April 27, 2024. (Photo by Ahmad Mora/Getty Images)

Arsenal scout £21.5m+ teenager for potential summer move

Arsenal are among the clubs keeping tabs on Turkish teenager Semih Kilicsoy ahead of a potential summer move, according to a report.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - APRIL 13: Benjamin Sesko of Leipzig celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and VfL Wolfsburg at Red Bull Arena on April 13, 2024 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Arsenal striker target’s agent pictured at the Emirates Stadium

Benjamin Sesko's agent attended Arsenal's game against Chelsea last week, amid reports linking the Gunners with a move for the striker.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - APRIL 13: Benjamin Sesko of RB Leipzig applauds the fans following the team's victory during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and VfL Wolfsburg at Red Bull Arena on April 13, 2024 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Arsenal target Benjamin Sesko: The next Haaland?

Arsenal linked with Benjamin Sesko, the 'next Haaland'? We analyse the transfer rumours, his style, and whether he's the right fit for the Gunners.
Ajax's Dutch forward #09 Brian Brobbey reacts at the end of the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Fortuna Sittard at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam on March 10, 2024. Netherlands OUT (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

22-goal striker wants to join Arsenal, Manchester United or Real Madrid

Ajax's Brian Brobbey eyes move to Arsenal, Man United, or Real Madrid. The striker believes he's worth €80m.
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - MARCH 08: Crysencio Summerville of Leeds United during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough on March 08, 2024 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Ed Sykes/Getty Images)

Arsenal consider 17-goal 22yo Leeds United winger

Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Leeds United's winger Crysencio Summerville. The 22-year-old Dutchman has impressed in the Championship, but will he make the jump to the Premier League?
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta reacts from the sidelines during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg football match between FC Bayern Munich and Arsenal FC in Munich, southern Germany on April 17, 2024. (Photo by ODD ANDERSEN/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal set for summer spending spree as they target key positions

Arsenal's transfer plans revealed as Arteta seeks European breakthrough. Could the Premier League schedule be holding English clubs back?
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - OCTOBER 28: Benjamin Sesko of RB Leipzig looks on during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and 1. FC Köln at Red Bull Arena on October 28, 2023 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Trusted journalist names the 2 ‘more realistic’ Arsenal striker transfer targets

Benjamin Sesko and Viktor Gyokeres are viewed as more realistic transfer targets for Arsenal than Ollie Watkins this summer, according to a report.
Juventus' Turkish forward Kenan Yildiz warms up before the Italian Serie A football match between Juventus and Sassuolo on January 16, 2024 at the Allianz Stadium in Turin. (Photo by MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP via Getty Images)

Juventus fight to keep Yildiz from Arsenal’s grasp

Juventus aim to keep rising star Kenan Yildiz away from Arsenal with a new contract and increased status at the club.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Emile Smith Rowe of Arsenal warms up prior to the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Brentford and Arsenal at Gtech Community Stadium on September 27, 2023. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Emile Smith Rowe given choice to make over Arsenal future

Explore Emile Smith Rowe's crucial decision between staying at Arsenal or moving to RB Leipzig, his journey to regain form, and the impact on his career.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - OCTOBER 28: Benjamin Sesko of RB Leipzig looks on during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and 1. FC Köln at Red Bull Arena on October 28, 2023 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Arsenal-linked striker has £43m clause active this summer

Young Arsenal-linked striker Benjamin Sesko will be available for just under £43m this summer, according to a report.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Xavi Simons of RB Leipzig reacts during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Eintracht Frankfurt at Red Bull Arena on January 13, 2024. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal still want 20yo PSG winger

Arsenal are still in the picture for Xavi Simons in 2024, and they're waiting to find out Paris Saint-Germain's summer stance on a transfer.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - OCTOBER 03: Moritz Volz, assistent coach of Leipzig looks on prior to the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Schalke 04 at Red Bull Arena on October 03, 2020 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal man named Bayern Munich Women’s assistant manager

Former Arsenal player Moritz Volz embarks on a new chapter as assistant coach of FC Bayern Munich Women, bringing his vast football experience to the role.
BOLOGNA, ITALY - JANUARY 05: Joshua Zirkzee of Bologna FC looks on during the Serie A TIM match between Bologna FC and Genoa CFC at Stadio Renato Dall'Ara on January 05, 2024 in Bologna, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

2 more strikers added to Arsenal’s growing wishlist

Arsenal seek striking reinforcements, with the names Joshua Zirkzee and Brian Brobbey now added to a growing list of strikers the club are reportedly interested in.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 23: Dominik Szoboszlai of Liverpool looks on during the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Arsenal FC at Anfield on December 23, 2023 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Boost as Liverpool midfielder ruled out of Arsenal FA Cup clash

Liverpool's Dominik Szoboszlai will miss the FA Cup clash with Arsenal due to injury, presenting an opportunity for Arsenal to capitalise on the Reds' depleted squad.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Nuno Tavares of Notts Forest looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Nottingham Forest at Etihad Stadium on September 23, 2023 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Negotiations begin for Arsenal loan switch

Negotiations are underway for Arsenal loanee Nuno Tavares to switch clubs, with Galatasaray expressing strong interest in the left-back.