Tag: Sven Mislintat

Francis Cagigao says goodbye to Arsenal

Francis Cagigao has said goodbye to Arsenal after 24 years at the club, the quiet man who discovered so many stars we love releasing a rare statement as he goes.
Raul Sanllehi and Edu

Raul Sanllehi had 1 goal at Arsenal and it cost him

Why did Raul Sanllehi leave Barcelona and join Arsenal? It's a question few cared to ask when he first arrived but many questions raised their head, most of them very uncomfortable.
Sporting director Sven Mislintat of VfB Stuttgart seen during the Second Bundesliga match between VfB Stuttgart and 1. FC Nürnberg at Mercedes-Benz Arena on December 09, 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Sven Mislintat experiences Arsenal VAR woes in Germany

We all know that VAR has not been Arsenal's friend this season but did you know that it also seems to be giving former Arsenal man, Sven Mislintat, a major headache in Germany, too?
LEGANES, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 26: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona reacts during the La Liga match between CD Leganes and FC Barcelona at Estadio Municipal de Butarque on September 26, 2018 in Leganes, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Ousmane Dembele out for 6 months after knee surgery

Reported Arsenal target Ousmane Dembele will be sidelined for at least the next six months after undergoing surgery on his leg.
Unai Emery (right) with Arsenal’s director of football Raúl Sanllehí. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

Raul Sanllehi wanted Luis Enrique so why did Arsenal hire Unai Emery?

It has been claimed that Raul Sanllehi wanted Luis Enrique as Arsenal manager but we ended up with Unai Emery. Is that what Raul wanted? The answer will tell us a lot about where Arsenal go next.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after scoring against Newcastle United (Photo via Twitter / Arsenal)

Sven Mislintat names Arsenal star one of the best professionals he's ever worked with

Sven Mislintat has been singing the praises of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, claiming the Arsenal striker is one of the best professionals around.

“It is a huge challenge”: Sven Mislintat Stuttgart deal details emerge

Sven Mislintat has signed a two year deal with VfB Stuttgart.

Sven Mislintat finds surprising new club

Sven Mislintat will become the new sporting director at VfB Stuttgart in a move Kicker are calling a 'coup' for the German club.

Sven Mislintat still wants Premier League move

As we reported back in January, Sven Mislintat is hoping to get another job in the Premier League after leaving Arsenal.

Sven Mislintat to make move that won't please Arsenal fans

As we reported back in January, Sven Mislintat is hoping to get another job in the Premier League after leaving Arsenal.
Sven Mislintat, formerly of Borussia Dortmund, has become Arsenal's new Head of Recruitment.

Confusing Arsenal decision could benefit RB Leipzig

Sven Mislintat is one of the names in the frame for the sports director role at RB Leipzig.

3 reasons Sven Mislintat leaving Arsenal now isn't as bad as you actually think

So, Diamond Eyes, our great jewel finding coup, has left after just over a year and in the absence of anyone spilling the beans In a spectacularly unprofessional manner, we, the fanbase, are left to speculate why.
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Matthias Ginter of Moenchengladbach passes the ball during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and FC Augsburg at Borussia-Park on January 26, 2019 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Juergen Schwarz/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal already scouting star for summer move: Sven Mislintat's final recommendation?

Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are scouting Borussia Monchengladbach centre-back Matthias Ginter ahead of a potential summer move, according to reports.
Genk's Leandro Trossard kicks the ball and scores a goal during the UEFA Europa League Group I first-leg football match between KRC Genk and Malmo FF on September 20, 2018, in Genk. (Photo by YORICK JANSENS / Belga / AFP / Getty Images)

Arsenal have already agreed their first summer signing: 23-year-old winger

Arsenal have already agreed a deal for their first summer signing, the €25m transfer of Leandro Trossard, according to club fanzine The Gooner.
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku kicks the ball during the French League Cup round of 8 football match between Orleans (USO) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Source stadium in Orleans, on December 18, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP / Getty Images)

PSG ended Arsenal's pursuit of Christopher Nkunku because of Sven Mislintat

Arsenal's move for Paris Saint-Germain's Christopher Nkunku fell through because of Sven Mislintat, according to a report.

Sven Mislintat to join Premier League club

Sven Mislintat reportedly sees his future at another Premier League club after it was announced he would leave Arsenal.

German media provide update on Sven Mislintat's future after Arsenal exit

Bayern Munich aren't interested in bringing in Sven Mislintat, despite the German's impending departure from his role as Arsenal's head of recruitment next month.

Spanish report: Emery accuses Sven Mislintat of not doing everything to this player

With the news that Sven Mislintat will leave Arsenal when the transfer window closes, a report from Spain in AS claims that Unai Emery is not happy with the scout for not doing ‘everything possible’ to land James Rodriguez from Real Madrid.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 28: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during the warm up before the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal FC at Selhurst Park on October 28, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal fans suffer Blue Monday with 2 massive blows

Monday was not a good day for Arsenal fans with the news that Hector Bellerin has done his cruciate and Sven Mislintat will be leaving when the January transfer window closes.
COLOGNE, GERMANY - MARCH 17: Sven Mislintat (2nd L) receives his DFB Football Trainer Certificate from Matthias Sammer (L), Rainer Milkoreit (2nd R) and Frank Wormuth (R) at the hotel Wasserturm on March 17, 2011 in Cologne, Germany. (Photo by Friedemann Vogel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Sven Mislintat will leave Arsenal when the window shuts

Sven Mislintat will leave Arsenal when the January transfer window closes according to the Guardian's David Hytner.

Mislintat explains what he needs to succeed with a player

As I was searching the German media for any news or updates about the Sven Mislintat situation, I came across an article from last month in which he talks about what he needs.
Unai Emery (right) with Arsenal’s director of football Raúl Sanllehí. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

David Ornstein confirms Sanllehi and Emery are driving interest in this January target

David Ornstein has confirmed that Arsenal's interest in Denis Suarez is being driven by Raul Sanllehi and Unai Emery, amid rumours that Sven Mislintat could be on his way out.

Was it as bad as we remember? Arsenal’s 2018 review

2018 is finally at an end and what a year it was. Let's recap some of the standouts from a calendar year most of us are glad to see the back of....
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on December 1, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Full throttle: Mertesacker explains what Mislintat and Emery want in a player

Per Mertesacker has been speaking, briefly, about the impact of Sven Mislintat on Arsenal's squad and what the chief scout, along with Unai Emery, look for in a player.
LEGANES, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 26: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona reacts during the La Liga match between CD Leganes and FC Barcelona at Estadio Municipal de Butarque on September 26, 2018 in Leganes, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Sven Mislintat explains why he likes Ousmane Dembele

Arsenal and Ousmane Dembele is a link that will not die and Sven Mislintat isn't helping things by giving an interview about the player.
CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal is faced by Junior Hoilett of Cardiff City during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Sven Mislintat confirms the 3 reasons why Matteo Guendouzi caught his eye

Sven Mislintat says Matteo Guendouzi caught his eye with his long hair and personality on the field, but he was also interested in the 'bad habits' of the midfielder's game.
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Manchester United's Andreas Pereira arrives for their match against the Liverpool FC in the 2018 International Champions Cup at Michigan Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by JEFF KOWALSKY / AFP / Getty Images)

Mislintat sees 22-year-old with expiring contract as 'ideal addition' in January

Arsenal head of recruitment Sven Mislintat sees Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira as an 'ideal addition' to the squad in January.

Assessed: Sven Mislintat's 5-winger shortlist for Arsenal

It's no secret that Arsenal haven't quite got their wide positions nailed down this season so far, so who could they sign to give the squad a boost?
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 15: Kai Havertz of Germany looks on during the international friendly match between Germany and Russia at Red Bull Arena on November 15, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Thomas Eisenhuth/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Midfielder shown round Liverpool, linked with Arsenal, will not be leaving says Sporting director

Kai Havertz will not be leaving Bayer Leverkusen despite being eyed up by a host of clubs.

Arsenal line-up double bid on Sven Mislintat recommendation, 'sensational' youngster shown around Liverpool

Arsenal have reportedly lined-up two young talents with Sven Mislintat identifying Rennes’ Ismaila Sarr and Bayer Leverkusen’s Kai Havertz according to the Mirror.
Paris Saint-Germain's Yacine Adli (L) vies for the ball with Caen's French defender Frederic Guilbert (R) during the French L1 football match between Caen (SMC) and Paris (PSG) on May 19, 2018, at the Michel d'Ornano stadium, in Caen, northwestern France. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP)

French media confirm Arsenal were 'close' to signing PSG man this summer

Sven Mislintat came close to convincing Yacine Adli to sign for Arsenal from Paris Saint-Germain this summer, despite ultimately proving unsuccessful in his pursuit.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal playing hardball with gifted midfielder's agent

It’s the sort of things other clubs do, isn’t it? We’re not used to this sort of thing at Arsenal. Yet here we are. Things certainly have changed around these parts.

Reliable outlet confirms Arsenal set to move for €40m Barcelona star

Arsenal are interested in signing Barcelona's Andre Gomes this summer, with Unai Emery identifying the player as his next target, according to reports.
Freiburg´s Turkish defender Caglar Soyuncu reacts after the German first division Bundesliga football match of Borussia Dortmund vs SC Freiburg in Dortmund, western Germany, on September 23, 2016. / AFP / PATRIK STOLLARZ

Confirmed: Sven Mislintat target submits transfer request, summer move 'likely'

Caglar Soyuncu has submitted a transfer request to leave SC Freiburg, as he attempts to push through a move to the Premier League.

Why was Arsene Wenger so desperate to spend €100m on a star player?

Tight. Stingy. Stubborn. Just three of the insults thrown at Arsene Wenger during his time at Arsenal, but his behaviour in the last few transfer windows before he left was more than a little odd, so what was going on?
Borussia Dortmund v 1. FSV Mainz 05 - Bundesliga

Arsenal interested in signing yet another Dortmund player after Sokratis

Arsenal are well on their way to completing their Borussia Dortmund tribute act, with new interest in Mario Gotze emerging on Thursday morning.
WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Goalkeeper Bernd Leno of Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Volkswagen Arena on March 3, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Mislintat target is 'only waiting for Napoli', not Arsenal

Bernd Leno wants to move to Napoli, to join up with Carlo Ancelotti, and isn't interested in a move to Arsenal, according to reports in Italy.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Barcelona president gives major update on Arsenal target's future

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has seemingly ruled out the possibility of Ousmane Dembele leaving the club this summer, amid rumours of a possible Arsenal loan move.

Sven Mislintat 'keeping tabs' on Barcelona star in hopes of summer move

Sven Mislintat is keeping tabs on Ousmane Dembele in the hope of a loan move this summer, according to reports in the 21-year-old's home country.