Tag: Real Madrid

Dani Ceballos admits Real Madrid wanted to keep him LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal celebrates with teammate Dani Ceballos after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Will Oliver - Pool/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos admits Real Madrid wanted him but he wanted more Arsenal

Dani Ceballos admits Real Madrid wanted to keep him for the season but he wanted to go back to Arsenal after finding happiness playing under Mikel Arteta.
Bayern Munich's midfielder James Rodriguez (R) and head coach Carlo Ancelotti attend a pre-match press conference in Singapore on July 24, 2017, ahead of the International Champions Cup football match between Bayern Munich and Chelsea on July 25. / AFP PHOTO / ROSLAN RAHMAN

James Rodriguez must really like Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez has signed for Everton because of Carlo Ancelotti who stopped Arsenal signing James in 2017
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

How much are Arsenal paying to extend Dani Ceballos’ loan?

Arsenal's loan deal to sign Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid for the season will cost them last than it did last year.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos smiles as he checks his phone on the pitch ahead of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 15, 2020. (Photo by PAUL CHILDS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Midfielder travels to London and signs for Arsenal: Announcement before the weekend

Real Madrid and Arsenal have completed all the paperwork for Dani Ceballos' second loan to Arsenal, planning an announcement before the weekend.

3 Arsenal offers and an Arteta phonecall: Why Dani Ceballos said yes

Dani Ceballos is an Arsenal player for another season after 3 offers from Arsenal and Arteta's personal touch convinced him and Real Madrid
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 12: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal and Dani Ceballos of Arsenal speak during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal FC at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on July 12, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Tim Goode/Pool via Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos will join Arsenal but will Hector Bellerin leave?

Dani Ceballos will be an Arsenal player next season and he is expected in London this week but will Hector Bellerin remain an Arsenal player?
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on July 07, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos will return to Arsenal for new season

Arsenal and Real Madrid are close to agreeing a deal to send Dani Ceballos back on loan in London with Mikel Arteta keen for his return.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on July 07, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos: If I had to choose Arsenal again…

Dani Ceballos says he'd choose Arsenal again if he had to, despite all the complications of the campaign, admitting he's happy at the club.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos celebrates victory after the English FA Cup final football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium in London, on August 1, 2020. - Arsenal won the match 2-1. (Photo by Catherine Ivill / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal in negotiations to re-sign 24-year-old this summer

Arsenal are still in negotiations with Real Madrid over another loan for Dani Ceballos for next season, according to reports in Spain.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal , Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal and Dani Ceballos of Arsenal pose with the FA Cup Trophy after their teams victory in the Heads Up FA Cup Final match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 01, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Suspicions Ceballos' return to Madrid is a tactical ploy for money

Dani Ceballos' return to Real Madrid for pre-season caught club sources by surprise, and they suspect it's a tactical move to draw bigger bids.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arteta blow as Real Madrid want to keep Dani Ceballos

Arsenal seemed on track to secure another season of Dani Ceballos on loan but it's now being reported that Real Madrid want to keep the player for next season, but do they really?

Arsenal 47th on rich list

Manchester United are the only Premier League team to feature in the top 30 most valuable sports teams in the world with Arsenal coming in 47th.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 26: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal reacts during the (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Real Madrid close to approving Arsenal deal for Dani Ceballos

Real Madrid are very close to signing off on another loan deal for Dani Ceballos, joining Arsenal again next season, and it's down to the player himself now.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 26: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal reacts during the (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Deal almost done for Dani Ceballos to join Arsenal on 2nd loan

Real Madrid and Arsenal are close to an agreement for Dani Ceballos to stay for another season on loan, according to reports in Spain.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos (R) celebrates scoring their second goal during the English FA Cup quarter-final football match between Sheffield United and Arsenal at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, northern England on June 28, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal growing confident of bringing Dani Ceballos back next season

Arsenal are growing increasingly confident and determined about bringing Dani Ceballos back to the club for next season, on loan or permanently.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos smiles as he checks his phone on the pitch ahead of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 15, 2020. (Photo by PAUL CHILDS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos joins Mikel Arteta fanclub with fabulous results

Dani Ceballos quite fancies another season at Arsenal and, given what we've seen from the midfielder under Mikel Arteta, there are quite a few Arsenal fans who would quite fancy another season of him, too.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 18: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal battles for possession with Raheem Sterling and Benjamin Mendy of Manchester City during the FA Cup Semi Final match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on July 18, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Justin Tallis/Pool via Getty Images)

23-year-old midfielder admits Arsenal return would be 'good step'

Dani Ceballos says a return to Arsenal would be a good step for him, but his future depends on Real Madrid and he doesn't know what they want yet.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos (C) runs to celebrate scoring a goal during the English FA Cup quarter-final football match between Sheffield United and Arsenal at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, northern England on June 28, 2020. (Photo by ANDREW BOYERS / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal push for another loan for Dani Ceballos: Could include purchase clause

Arsenal want to sign Dani Ceballos on loan again next season, and could agree to a purchase clause for the following summer.
In this composite image a comparison has been made between Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City (L) and Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal. Manchester City and Arsenal meet in a Premier League fixture on June 17,2020 at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester,England. ***LEFT IMAGE*** MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 26: Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between Real Madrid and Manchester City at Bernabeu on February 26, 2020 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** PIRAEUS, GREECE - FEBRUARY 20: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg match between Olympiacos FC and Arsenal FC at Karaiskakis Stadium on February 20, 2020 in Piraeus, Greece. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Pep Guardiola to use Arsenal as test for Real Madrid game

Pep Guardiola has said he is planning to use City's semi-final at Wembley against Arsenal to gauge how ready his side are to play Real Madrid in the Champions League.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on July 07, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta confirms Arsenal are looking into re-signing 23-year-old

Arsenal are looking into bringing Dani Ceballos back for next season, with Mikel Arteta very happy with the on-loan midfielder.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on July 07, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Real Madrid set asking price for Dani Ceballos this summer with Arsenal interested

Real Madrid are likely to ask for around €25m (£22.6m) for Dani Ceballos this summer, with Arsenal, Valencia and Real Betis in the running for the midfielder.
Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal gives Dani Ceballos of Arsenal instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Everton FC at Emirates Stadium on February 23, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arteta ready to do swap with Real Madrid to solve 2 problems in 1

Mikel Arteta would now like to keep Dani Ceballos at Arsenal despite it seeming like the Spaniard would be off as soon as the season was over.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Real Madrid to offer Ceballos to Manchester United to reduce Marcus Rashford price

According to a Spanish outlet, Real Madrid want to buy Marcus Rashford and are hoping that by offering Dani Ceballos they will be able to significantly reduce the €110m United are said to want for him.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi waves to the crowd at the end of the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Arsenal at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on November 9, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Jamie Redknapp defends Matteo Guendouzi over Neal Maupay comments

Ever since Matteo Guendouzi had a go at Neal Maupay after Arsenal's defeat at Brighton, he hasn't been seen near the Arsenal squad.
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Sheffield United and Arsenal FC at Bramall Lane on October 21, 2019 in Sheffield, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Real Madrid believe Matteo Guendouzi can succeed at Bernabéu

Matteo Guendouzi could well be on his way out of Arsenal this summer with the player said to be open to a move, Mikel Arteta not best impressed with his attitude and Real Madrid willing to bring him to Spain.
Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane (L) and Real Madrid's Spanish midfielder Daniel Ceballos greet supporters from the balcony of the headquarters of the regional government of Madrid at the Puerta del Sol square in Madrid on May 27, 2018 as they celebrate their third Champions League title in a row in Kiev. (Photo by OSCAR DEL POZO / AFP)

Arsenal midfielder will move if manager remains in place

In news that is not at all surprising, Dani Ceballos will leave Real Madrid if Zinedine Zidane remains in charge of the La Liga Giants.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 17: Kyle Walker of Manchester City battles for possession with Dani Ceballos of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal FC at Etihad Stadium on June 17, 2020 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dave Thompson/ Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal midfielder wants to leave and play in Spain next season

Dani Ceballos wants to leave Arsenal and play in Spain next season, even if that means leaving Real Madrid, according to reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal want to keep loanee for at least 1 more season

Arsenal are keen on retaining Dani Ceballos beyond the end of the current campaign, likely on loan, according to reports in Spain.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta (L) talks with Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos (2nd R) during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 16, 2020.

Ceballos outlines his priorities for next season: Arsenal move could be back on

Dani Ceballos is keeping his options open for next season, suggesting the most important thing pre-Euros is playing for a team in which he feels important.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta (L) talks with Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos (2nd R) during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 16, 2020.

Arsenal loanee gives strongest hint yet on his permanent future

Speaking to Spanish radio this week, Dani Ceballos gave his strongest hint yet that he plans to return to Real Madrid next season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 24: Denis-Will Poha of Vitoria Guimaraes battles for possession with Dani Ceballos of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Vitoria Guimaraes at Emirates Stadium on October 24, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee hints at where his permanent future lies once again

Dani Ceballos is hinting at a permanent Real Madrid stay once again, suggesting they are the ideal team for him to succeed with.
Real Madrid's French goalkeeper Alphonse Areola arrives to undergo coronavirus tests at the Ciudad del Real Madrid training facilities in Valdebebas, Madrid, on May 6, 2020. - Real Madrid started to undergo coronavirus tests today as La Liga clubs planned to return to restricted training ahead of the proposed resumption of the season next month. (Photo by BALDESCA SAMPER / AFP) (Photo by BALDESCA SAMPER/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal eye up PSG’s Areola

Arsenal are apparently looking at Alphonse Areola as a backup option for Bernd Leno with it looking unlikely they will make any move to sign Neto despite being linked once again.

Dani Ceballos gives hint over his future amid Arsenal and Real Madrid speculation

Dani Ceballos is hinting at a return to Real Madrid after his loan spell at Arsenal, suggesting he still has a future with his parent club.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal FC at Selhurst Park on January 11, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Aubameyang given until June 15 to make decision about Real Madrid

Real Madrid have reportedly given Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang until 15 June to make up his mind about joining them according to reports in the Sunday papers.
MADRID, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 25: Luka Jovic of Real Madrid CF celebrates as he thinks he has scored, but goal was disallowed, during the Liga match between Real Madrid CF and CA Osasuna at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on September 25, 2019, in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Arsenal target suffers fracture in individual training

Arsenal-linked Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic picked up a foot fracture in individual training, ruling him out for the next six-to-eight weeks.

Arsenal keen to sign loanee permanently but there are obstacles

Arsenal are keen to sign Dani Ceballos permanently or bring him back on another season-long loan, but they're facing some difficulties.
MADRID, SPAIN - MARCH 14: Cesar Gelabert Pina of Real Madrid is tackled by Ethan Ampadu of Chelsea during the UEFA Youth League Quarter-final between Real Madrid and Chelsea at estadio Alfredo Di Stefano on March 14, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Arsenal intensify talks with Real Madrid over Gelabert

According to a report from Spain, Arsenal have 'intensified' their contact regarding the transfer of Cesar Gelabert from Real Madrid.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal stretches for the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Real Madrid make initial enquiry ahead of summer move for Arsenal star

Real Madrid have made an initial enquiry over the availability of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for a summer transfer, according to reports in France.
Luka Jovic (Photo via Jovic on Instagram)

Real Madrid man identified as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang replacement

Under contract until June 2021, and seeming not likely to extend, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could leave Arsenal at the end of the season, if the end of the season ever comes.
MADRID, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 25: Luka Jovic of Real Madrid CF celebrates as he thinks he has scored, but goal was disallowed, during the Liga match between Real Madrid CF and CA Osasuna at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on September 25, 2019, in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Real Madrid make decision on Arsenal-linked forward

Real Madrid still see Luka Jovic as a work in progress, and they're counting on him for the future, despite a poor first season so far.