Tag: Real Sociedad

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 09: A detailed view of the Kieran Tierney of Arsenal wearing the Arsenal all-white kit in support of the 'No More Red' outreach and anti-knife crime initiative with adidas during the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at City Ground on January 09, 2022 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

“Loved my time there”: 26yo admits Arsenal uncertainty

Kieran Tierney: Arsenal future unclear. Defender praises Gunners but loves loan life in Spain, hints at tough decision.
PAMPLONA, SPAIN: Kieran Tierney of Real Sociedad battles for possession with Jesus Areso of CA Osasuna during the LaLiga EA Sports match between CA Osasuna and Real Sociedad at Estadio El Sadar on December 02, 2023. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee admits he’s unsure of his future in north London

Kieran Tierney has admitted he doesn't know if he has a future at Arsenal, even though he still has a couple of years on his contract in north London.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 20: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on May 20, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal not backing down in pursuit of Real Sociedad’s Zubimendi

Mikel Arteta's quest for midfield maestro Martín Zubimendi isn't slowing down, despite hurdles that could put a spanner in the works according to a report from Spain.
SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad celebrates after scoring their team's first goal during the LaLiga EA Sports match between Real Sociedad and Deportivo Alaves at Reale Arena on January 02, 2024. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Arsenal plot very strong summer move for La Liga midfielder

Arsenal will go in very strongly for Real Sociedad midfielder Martin Zubimendi this summer, according to reports.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 20: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on May 20, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Bayern Munich lock horns over Real Sociedad’s Zubimendi

Arsenal and Bayern Munich set for a summer showdown over Real Sociedad's Martin Zubimendi. Will Arteta's admiration secure the midfield talent?
BOLTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 17: Fran Merida of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's second goal with team mate Cesc Fabregas (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Bolton Wanderers and Arsenal at the Reebok Stadium on January 17, 2010 in Bolton, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal youngster signs for 9th club since pushing to leave

Once dubbed 'next Cesc', Fran Merida signs for his 9th club, CD Lugo, seeking to reignite his career in Spain's third tier. Can Merida finally find redemption or is his nomadic journey still unfolding?
01/21/2024 Istanbul, Turkey. Sebastian Szymanski of Fenerbahce seen in action during the match. Fenerbahce and Samsunspor faced each other in the Trendyol Super Lig (Turkish Super League), the match took place at Fenerbahce Sukru Saracoglu Stadium (Photo by YAGIZ GURTUG/Middle East Images/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal plot to hijack Tottenham’s bid for Polish playmaker Szymanski

Tottenham ready to pay big for Fenerbahce's Szymanski, but Arsenal plot a daring hijack. Can the Gunners land the Polish star and outsmart their arch-rivals?
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 21: Thomas Partey of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal FC at Selhurst Park on August 21, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Will Barcelona offer Thomas Partey a way out of Arsenal?

Thomas Partey's future at Arsenal is uncertain after injury setbacks and increased midfield competition, with potential transfers looming in the summer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 21: Thomas Partey of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal FC at Selhurst Park on August 21, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Report claims Arsenal make ‘good offer’ for Zubimendi as Partey is put up for...

Arsenal put Thomas Partey up for sale at just €15m! Simeone fills Atleti void, but will Partey return to Spain or find a new Premier League home?
SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad celebrates after scoring their team's first goal during the LaLiga EA Sports match between Real Sociedad and Deportivo Alaves at Reale Arena on January 02, 2024. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich afraid Arsenal will steal their top summer target

Bayern Munich are scared that Arsenal will hijack the move for their top summer target, Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad.
Real Sociedad's Kieran Tierney reacts during the Spanish league football match between CA Osasuna and Real Sociedad at El Sadar stadium in Pamplona on December 2, 2023. (Photo by ANDER GILLENEA/AFP via Getty Images)

Fears 26yo Arsenal loanee set for 2-month injury absence

Real Sociedad are concerned that Kieran Tierney could be out for more than two months with his latest injury, and an absence of at least a month is expected.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - JANUARY 25: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad reacts during the Copa Del Rey Quarter Final match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on January 25, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

La Liga midfielder confirmed as Arsenal target

Martin Zubimendi is on Arsenal's shortlist for the summer transfer window, but there's no agreement in place and he won't move this month, according to reports.
Real Sociedad's Kieran Tierney sits on the pitch next to Mikel Oyarzabal during the Spanish league football match between Real Sociedad and Real Betis at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on December 17, 2023. (Photo by ANDER GILLENEA/AFP via Getty Images)

Kieran Tierney suffers fresh injury as manager confirms ‘rupture’

Kieran Tierney has suffered another injury setback on loan with Real Sociedad, with his manager confirming a hamstring rupture.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 20: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on May 20, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Latest on £52m Martin Zubimendi amid Arsenal interest

Martin Zubimendi remains focused on Real Sociedad amid interest from Arsenal, with a move appearing unlikely in the January window.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Joao Palhinha of Fulham celebrates after scoring their team's fourth penalty in the penalty shoot out during the Carabao Cup Second Round match between Fulham and Tottenham Hotspur at Craven Cottage on August 29, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s January 2024 transfer gossip

Arsenal's January 2024 transfer window is abuzz with potential signings and departures, as Mikel Arteta aims to strengthen the squad.
Newcastle United's Swedish striker #14 Alexander Isak reacts after they concede their third goal during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on January 13, 2024. Man City won the game 3-2. (Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images)

Howe reaffirms Isak’s key role at Newcastle amidst Arsenal rumours

Eddie Howe dismisses rumours of Alexander Isak leaving Newcastle amid Arsenal's reported interest, highlighting the striker's importance to the team.

Arsenal ‘hovering’ for €7.5m 30-year-old

Arsenal shows keen interest in AS Roma's Leonardo Spinazzola, a left-sided player valued at €7.5 million, as they aim to strengthen their defence.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Alexander Isak of Newcastle United reacts during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Aston Villa at St. James Park on August 12, 2023 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal want unlikely Newcastle striker move

Arsenal sets its sights on an unexpected transfer target, Newcastle United's Alexander Isak
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 09: A detailed view of the Kieran Tierney of Arsenal wearing the Arsenal all-white kit in support of the 'No More Red' outreach and anti-knife crime initiative with adidas during the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at City Ground on January 09, 2022 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Kieran Tierney responds to early Arsenal return rumours

Kieran Tierney confirms he will remain at Real Sociedad on loan, dispelling rumours of an early return to Arsenal amid the team's defensive challenges.
Real Sociedad's Scottish defender #17 Kieran Tierney fights for the ball with Athletic Bilbao's Spanish midfielder #21 Ander Herrera during the Spanish Liga football match between Real Sociedad and Athletic Club Bilbao at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on September 30, 2023. (Photo by CESAR MANSO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal Tierney recall doubts

Arsenal are reportedly considering recalling Kieran Tierney from Real Sociedad due to injury problems, but the source of this information, The Express, faces scepticism over its reliability
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 20: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on May 20, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal willing to meet release clause of £52m target

Arsenal are willing to offer the €60m required to activate Martin Zubimendi's release clause at Real Sociedad, according to a report.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 20: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on May 20, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal strongly interested in midfielder with £53m release clause

Arsenal are strongly interested in Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad, but a January move is unlikely due to his current club's Champions League run.
SEVILLE, SPAIN - OCTOBER 24: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League match between Sevilla FC and Arsenal FC at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on October 24, 2023 in Seville, Spain. (Photo by Fran Santiago/Getty Images)

Arsenal Champions League last-16 draw details & potential opponents

With the Champions League group stage now at an end, let's look at all the details of the upcoming last-16 draw for Arsenal.
PAMPLONA, SPAIN: Kieran Tierney of Real Sociedad battles for possession with Jesus Areso of CA Osasuna during the LaLiga EA Sports match between CA Osasuna and Real Sociedad at Estadio El Sadar on December 02, 2023. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Kieran Tierney makes key positive step after injury comeback

Kieran Tierney played 90 minutes for Real Sociedad for the first time over the weekend, in a positive sign after his injury struggles.
LUTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Martin Odegaard of Arsenal celebrates victory in front of the fans of Arsenal after the Premier League match between Luton Town and Arsenal FC at Kenilworth Road on December 05, 2023 in Luton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

“We had patience” Edu on Odegaard’s Arsenal success after poor Real Madrid stint

Edu Gaspar discusses Martin Odegaard's successful transition from Real Madrid to Arsenal, his role in nurturing young talent, and Arsenal's growth under his direction.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa in action during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 28, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Arsenal plan midfield reshuffle with Partey, Zubimendi, and Luiz in focus

Arsenal's midfield could see significant changes with Juventus interested in Thomas Partey and Arsenal targeting Martin Zubimendi and Douglas Luiz.
VALENCIA, SPAIN: Kieran Tierney of Real Sociedad reacts during the LaLiga EA Sports match between Valencia CF and Real Sociedad at Estadio Mestalla on September 27, 2023. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images)

Arsenal 26yo makes injury comeback after 2 months out on loan

Kieran Tierney made a swift return to Real Sociedad's squad at the weekend after injury, just days after they revealed he was back in training.
Real Sociedad's Spanish coach Imanol Alguacil talks to Real Sociedad's Scottish defender #17 Kieran Tierney during the UEFA Champions League 1st round day 1 group B football match between Sevilla FC and RC Lens at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Seville on September 20, 2023. (Photo by CESAR MANSO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal fan favourite returns to training after 2 months out

Arsenal loanee Kieran Tierney is back in training with Real Sociedad after injury, almost two months after his last game for the club.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa in action during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 28, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Arsenal consider another Douglas Luiz bid to strengthen midfield

Arsenal's interest in Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa intensifies as they consider a potential bid, despite the midfielder being under contract until 2026.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 21: Thomas Partey of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal FC at Selhurst Park on August 21, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s midfield revamp plans for January transfer window

Arsenal plan midfield overhaul with Juventus eyeing Thomas Partey, while the Gunners target Martin Zubimendi and Douglas Luiz in the January transfer window.
GIRONA, SPAIN: Miguel Gutiérrez of Girona FC looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between Girona FC and Sevilla FC at Montilivi Stadium on January 14, 2023. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal still scouting La Liga 22yo after over 2 years

Over two years after they were first linked with him, Arsenal are still sending scouts to watch Girona left-back Miguel Gutierrez.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 20: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on May 20, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal identify 2 Thomas Partey replacements in £52m Zubimendi and Aston Villa man

Arsenal prepare for a major transfer bid for Real Sociedad's Martin Zubimendi and Aston Villa's Douglas Luiz, aiming to fortify their midfield.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 25: Newcastle player Alexander Isak reacts after injury forces him to leave the field during the UEFA Champions League match between Newcastle United FC and Borussia Dortmund at St. James Park on October 25, 2023 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Injury setbacks for Newcastle ahead of Arsenal clash

Arsenal are set to play against a Newcastle side facing a spate of injuries, including key players Alexander Isak and Jacob Murphy.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 20: Martin Zubimendi of Real Sociedad looks on during the LaLiga Santander match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad at Spotify Camp Nou on May 20, 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal scouts watch 2 players in Champions League clash

Arsenal scouts were present at the Champions League clash between Benfica and Real Sociedad, amid links to a couple of Sociedad stars.
VALENCIA, SPAIN: Kieran Tierney of Real Sociedad reacts during the LaLiga EA Sports match between Valencia CF and Real Sociedad at Estadio Mestalla on September 27, 2023. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images)

6 Arsenal loanees feature amid many injury absentees

Just six of Arsenal's loanees played across 13 matches on Saturday, as injuries continue to cause problems for the group.
Real Sociedad's Scottish defender #17 Kieran Tierney fights for the ball with Athletic Bilbao's Spanish midfielder #21 Ander Herrera during the Spanish Liga football match between Real Sociedad and Athletic Club Bilbao at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on September 30, 2023. (Photo by CESAR MANSO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s loanees hit by injury crisis

Arsenal's batch of senior loanees have faced an injury crisis in the early weeks of the season, and only one of the six is getting regular starts.
SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN: Denzel Dumfries of Inter Milan duels for the ball with Kieran Tierney of Real Sociedad during the UEFA Champions League match between Real Sociedad and FC Internazionale at Reale Arena on September 20, 2023. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Arsenal fan favourite excluded from national team after significant injury

Kieran Tierney has been left out of Scotland's squad for the October internationals as he's set to miss at least a month with a hamstring injury.
Real Sociedad's Scottish defender #17 Kieran Tierney fights for the ball with Athletic Bilbao's Spanish midfielder #21 Ander Herrera during the Spanish Liga football match between Real Sociedad and Athletic Club Bilbao at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on September 30, 2023. (Photo by CESAR MANSO/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee anger as he suffers yet another bad injury

Arsenal's on-loan defender Kieran Tierney faces an injury scare while playing for Real Sociedad, raising concerns for both his club and the Scottish national team.
Real Sociedad's Japanese forward #14 Takefusa Kubo reacts during the UEFA Champions League 1st round day 1 group D football match between Real Sociedad and Inter Milan at the Reale Arena stadium in San Sebastian on September 20, 2023. (Photo by ANDER GILLENEA/AFP via Getty Images)

Arteta asks Arsenal to pay Takefusa Kubo €60m release fee

Arsenal are considering a summer move for Real Sociedad's Takefusa Kubo. The club may meet Kubo's €60m release clause, but Real Madrid's buy-back option could complicate the transfer.
VALENCIA, SPAIN: Kieran Tierney of Real Sociedad reacts during the LaLiga EA Sports match between Valencia CF and Real Sociedad at Estadio Mestalla on September 27, 2023. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images)

Arsenal fan favourite provides genius assist on loan

Kieran Tierney provided an assist for Real Sociedad with a genius moment of quick thinking in midweek, helping them to a 1-0 win over Valencia.