Tag: Sturm Graz

Mika Biereth signing for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal will sell 21yo striker confirms sporting director

Sturm Graz sports director confirms Arsenal's willingness to sell striker Mika Biereth after a successful loan spell. Sheffield Wednesday also interested.
WREXHAM, WALES - MARCH 29: Arthur Okonkwo of Wrexham celebrates after Paul Mullin of Wrexham (not pictured) scores his team's first goal during the Sky Bet League Two match between Wrexham and Mansfield Town at Racecourse Ground on March 29, 2024 in Wrexham, Wales. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Arsenal 22yo 3-year deal with new club confirmed

Arsenal academy graduate and League Two standout, Arthur Okonkwo, joins Wrexham AFC on a three-year deal after a successful loan spell, solidifying his place as the club's first-choice goalkeeper.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal striker interest gathering pace

Arsenal striker Mika Biereth is attracting interest from Club Brugge and Sheffield Wednesday after an impressive loan spell at Sturm Graz.
Mika Biereth celebrates winning the OFB Cup (Photo via Biereth on Instagram)

Club director confirms Arsenal meeting to discuss 21yo striker’s transfer

Sturm Graz confirms talks with Arsenal over a permanent deal for striker Mika Biereth after his impressive loan spell.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee scores bizarre goal after goalkeeping howler

Arsenal loanee Mika Biereth scored an unusual goal for Sturm Graz on Friday night, pouncing on a huge goalkeeping error.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal delay striker transfer decision until after planned talks

Mika Biereth shines on loan. Will Arsenal bring him back, sell him, or loan him out again? Decision coming later this year.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

8 goals in 12 game striker wants Arsenal place

Mika Biereth, Arsenal's Danish striker on loan, eyes first-team return. Despite loan spells, Arsenal rejected his sale in January. Can Biereth impress Arteta and secure his Premier League dream.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal hold off on striker transfer decision until after planned talks

Arsenal won't make a decision on Mika Biereth until they've held internal talks later this year, according to a report.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Austrian club want to sign Arsenal striker this summer

Sturm Graz want to sign Arsenal striker Mika Biereth this summer, but they're likely to face strong competition, according to a report.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Former Footballer Ian Wright looks on as they present on ITV Sport prior to the Emirates FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Fulham at Old Trafford on March 19, 2023 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

14-goal Arsenal loanee sought advice from Ian Wright

Young Arsenal striker Mika Biereth has revealed that Ian Wright gives him advice whenever he needs it, including over his recent loan move to Austria.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee scores 3 goals in 3 days

Arsenal loanee Mika Biereth scored three more goals in the space of three days last week, netting domestically and in Europe.
Mika Biereth playing for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee admits he wanted permanent January move

Arsenal's Mika Biereth says he was open to a permanent move to Sturm Graz in January, but the Gunners shut down that possibility.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee striker’s goalscoring form continues

Arsenal's Mika Biereth provided another goal and assist on Sunday to continue his excellent start on loan with Sturm Graz.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee hits 15 g/a after another clinical finish

Mika Biereth scored for Sturm Graz again on Sunday, meaning he's now netted in all three competitions he's played in for his new loan side.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Club want permanent signing of Arsenal loanee with 14 g/a

Sturm Graz are keen to sign Mika Biereth permanently this summer, even trying to put a purchase clause in his loan deal in January.
Mika Biereth lines up with Sturm Graz (Photo via Biereth on Instagram)

In-form Arsenal loanee to face Lille in European last-16 tie

Arsenal's loanees have learned their Europa Conference League last-16 opponents, with some ties of interest in the Europa League as well.
Mika Biereth celebrates a goal for Sturm Graz against Slovan Bratislava (Photo via Biereth on Instagram)

Arsenal loanee nominated for European Player of the Week award

Mika Biereth has been nominated for the Europa Conference League's Player of the Week award after his goal helped secure Sturm Graz progression to the next round.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Young Arsenal loanee leading Europe in chance creation

Arsenal striker Mika Biereth might be known for his goalscoring, but the youngster is one of Europe's leaders at creating big chances this season.
Mika Biereth celebrating a goal for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee scores fantastic debut goal in quarter-final

Mika Biereth marked his competitive debut for Sturm Graz with a goal against Austria Wien, helping his team into the semi-finals of the OFB Cup.
Mika Biereth playing for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee admits it was ‘easy decision’ to leave former club

Mika Biereth says it was an easy decision to leave Motherwell for Sturm Graz, and he's dreaming of playing for Arsenal in the future.
Mika Biereth playing for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee scores on friendly debut after January move

Mika Biereth scored on his non-competitive debut for Sturm Graz on Thursday, netting in a friendly against SC Dnipro-1.
Mika Biereth signing for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz on Twitter)

Arsenal loan striker with 11 goal contributions this season

Arsenal's Mika Biereth has joined Sturm Graz on loan, after being recalled from Scottish Premiership side Motherwell.
Arthur Okonkwo playing for Wrexham (Photo via Okonkwo on Instagram)

Nigeria contact Arsenal man over international switch from England

Arsenal goalkeeper and former England u18 international Arthur Okonkwo has indicated a willingness to play for Nigeria, according to a report.
Sporting's Portuguese defender #25 Goncalo Inacio celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League 1st round day 6 group D football match between Sporting Lisbon and Sturm Graz at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on December 14, 2023. (Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA / AFP) (Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal ready to activate €60m Gonçalo Inácio clause in Janaury

Arsenal set to bid for Sporting CP's Gonçalo Inácio in January. The 22-year-old defender has caught the eye of top clubs, but Arsenal lead the race.

Arsenal 21yo to leave on permanent deal

21-year-old goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo will be allowed to leave Arsenal on a permanent deal this summer, according to reports.
Arthur Okonkwo celebrating winning the OFB Cup with Sturm Graz (Photo via Okonkwo on Instagram)

Sports director confirms desire to sign Arsenal 21yo

Sturm Graz sports director Andreas Schicker has confirmed that they're in the running to re-sign Arthur Okonkwo on another loan deal.
CREWE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Arthur Okonkwo of Crewe Alexandra in action during the Sky Bet League Two between Crewe Alexandra and Northampton Town at Mornflake Stadium on August 20, 2022 in Crewe, England. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

Arsenal 21yos future in the air

Arthur Okonkwo's future remains uncertain as his successful loan spell at Sturm Graz ends, with the Austrian club hoping for his return despite interest from England and Germany.
CREWE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Arthur Okonkwo of Crewe Alexandra in action during the Sky Bet League Two between Crewe Alexandra and Northampton Town at Mornflake Stadium on August 20, 2022 in Crewe, England. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

Clubs line up as Arsenal contemplate impressive 21yo’s future

Arthur Okonkwo's stellar performance on loan sparks global interest, with potential transfers on the horizon for the Arsenal goalkeeper.
Arthur Okonkwo playing for Sturm Graz (Photo via Okonkwo on Instagram)

Impressive Arsenal 21yo drawing significant interest from Germany & England

Arthur Okonkwo is drawing interest from England and Germany, and a summer move is a strong possibility, according to a report.
Arthur Okonkwo celebrating winning the OFB Cup with Sturm Graz (Photo via Okonkwo on Instagram)

Arsenal loanee plays crucial role in Cup final win

Arthur Okonkwo kept a clean sheet in the ÖFB Cup final against Rapid Vienna to win the competition with Sturm Graz on Sunday.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14: Ainsley Maitland-Niles of Southampton warms up prior to the Premier League match between Everton FC and Southampton FC at Goodison Park on January 14, 2023 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Arsenal loanees impact Championship relegation and promotion battles

Five Arsenal loanees played important roles in Championship promotion and relegation battles, with mixed fortunes for the young Gunners.
Brian Okonkwo with Hitchin Town (Photo via Hitchin Town FC on Twitter)

Club MD confirms Arsenal loan extension talks

Andreas Schicker, Managing Director Sport of Sturm Graz, has announced that he will hold talks with Arsenal over extending the loan of goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo during the international break next month.
Arthur Okonkwo celebrating with Sturm Graz (Photo via Okonkwo on Instagram)

Promising loanee’s “biggest goal” is to make it at Arsenal

Arthur Okonkwo is still dreaming of becoming Arsenal's first-choice goalkeeper in the future, after a positive start to his second loan spell.
Arthur Okonkwo celebrating with Sturm Graz (Photo via Okonkwo on Instagram)

Arsenal loanee eliminates RB Salzburg with debut penalty save

Arthur Okonkwo saved a penalty from RB Salzburg to help knock them out of the OFB Cup on his debut for Sturm Graz this week.
Arthur Okonkwo signing for Sturm Graz (Photo via Sturm Graz)

Arsenal confirm loan for 21yo to Europa League side

Arsenal's Arthur Okonkwo has been recalled from Crewe Alexandra and re-loaned out to SK Sturm Graz in the Austrian Bundesliga.
Arthur Okonkwo with Crewe Alexandra (Photo via Crewe on Twitter)

Arsenal in talks to loan 21yo to Europa League side

Arsenal are in talks with Sturm Graz over a loan for Arthur Okonkwo, with the Gunners holding an option to terminate his Crewe Alexandra loan early.
Arthur Okonkwo with Crewe Alexandra (Photo via Crewe on Twitter)

Arsenal set to recall and re-loan another player

Arsenal could be set to recall Arthur Okonkwo from Crewe Alexandra to loan him out to Sturm Graz, according to a report.