Tag: West Bromwich Albion

West Bromwich Albion's Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Southampton's Jan Bednarek (left) battle for the ball during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Picture date: Monday, April 12, 2021. Copyright: Michael Steele

Arsenal loanee wins Premier League MOTM award

Ainsley Maitland-Niles won the Man of the Match award for his performance against Southampton on Monday, in a 3-0 win.
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta (R) watches as Arsenal's English midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles takes a throw in during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Southampton at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 16, 2020. (Photo by PETER CZIBORRA / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal 23yo decides to leave - Wolves, Leicester City and Southampton interested

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has decided to leave Arsenal this summer and has accepted that any attractive potential buyers will see him as a right-back.
Kieran Gibbs signing for Inter Miami (Graphic via Gibbs on Twitter)

Inter Miami announce signing of former Gunner from Premier League club

West Bromwich Albion have confirmed that Kieran Gibbs will join Inter Miami upon the expiry of his contract at the end of the season.

Former Gunner agrees move from West Bromwich Albion to MLS

Kieran Gibbs has verbally agreed to join Inter Miami on a two-and-a-half-year deal at the end of the season, according to a report.
West Bromwich Albion v Everton - Premier League - The Hawthorns West Bromwich Albion s Ainsley Maitland-Niles during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Picture date: Thursday March 4, 2021. Copyright: Nick Potts

Ashley Cole identifies 23yo Arsenal's man's problem

Ashley Cole believes Ainsley Maitland-Niles' problem at Arsenal is one that might not actually be a problem at all
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 28: Ainsley Maitland-Niles of Arsenal in action during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 28, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Ainsley Maitland-Niles signs for West Brom after a whirlwind day

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has signed for Sam Allardyce and West Bromwich Albion despite it being claimed Arsenal didn't want him to go there.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Ainsley Maitland-Niles of Arsenal lies on the ground as he sets up to defend a free kick during the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on December 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. A limited number of fans (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Peter Powell -

Ainsley Maitland-Niles options narrow as Leicester make decision

Ainsley Maitland-Niles' loan options appear to be narrowing, with a couple of the leading clubs seemingly now ruled out of the race.
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta (R) watches as Arsenal's English midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles takes a throw in during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Southampton at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 16, 2020. (Photo by PETER CZIBORRA / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal want 23yo to go to Southampton as Newcastle make contact

Arsenal are once again open to letting Ainsley Maitland-Niles leave the club with four clubs said to be after his signature this month.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Neco Williams of Liverpool and Ainsley Maitland-Niles of Arsenal battle for the ball during the FA Community Shield final between Arsenal and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on August 29, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Tallis/ pool via Getty Images)

West Brom and top-4 side lead race for Arsenal 23yo

West Bromwich Albion and a top-four Premier League side are pushing to sign Ainsley Maitland-Niles on loan in the next few days.
West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal - Premier League - The Hawthorns West Bromwich Albion manager Sam Allardyce on the touchline during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Copyright: Tim Keeton

3 transfers stopped due to Brexit permit mess: “It’s a shame” says Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce has revealed that West Brom have had to pull out of three deals due Brexit in a preview of what is to come for clubs in the UK.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Kieran Gibbs of West Bromwich Albion is shown the red card by Match Referee Mike Dean during the Premier League match between Everton and West Bromwich Albion at Goodison Park on September 19, 2020 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Mike Dean gives Kieran Gibbs 1st proper red card of career as Everton thrash...

Kieran Gibbs was sent off against Everton as West Brom were thrashed at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27: Kieran Gibbs of West Bromwich Albion celebrates as he scores their first goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match between West Bromwich Albion and Bristol City at The Hawthorns on November 27, 2019 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal fan favourite up for sale

Former Arsenal fan favourite, Kieran Gibbs, will be allowed to leave West Brom this summer.
Jovan Malcolm (Photo via Instagram)

10 games, 7 goals 2 assists: Arsenal monitoring 16-year-old forward Jovan Malcolm

Arsenal are among four of the Premier League's big-six clubs closely monitoring West Bromwich Albion forward Jovan Malcolm after the youngster's excellent start to the season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Serge Gnabry of FC Bayern Munich celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Tottenham Hotspur and Bayern Muenchen at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on October 01, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Tony Pulis talks more nonsense about Serge Gnabry, but Serge knows

Tony Pulis is trying to make out like Serge Gnabry was no good when he was at West Brom, but we all know he's...
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 17: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal scores his sides second goal from the penalty spot during the FA Youth Cup Fourth Round between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Meadow Park on January 17, 2019 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

5 goals, 1 assist in 2019 but Arsenal winger still ends up disappointed

Bukayo Saka scored his fifth goal in four 2019 starts for the Arsenal academy on Saturday, but he couldn't prevent the young side crashing out of the FA Youth Cup in disappointing fashion.
BRISTOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 15: A copy of the new tabloid sized The Guardian newspaper with its new masthead is pictured for sale on January 15, 2018 in Bristol, England. In a cost-cutting move, publisher Guardian News & Media has ditched the distinctive Berliner size after just over 12 years and outsourced the printing of the tabloid to Trinity Mirror. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Tottenham whinge about signings as Palace look to land German star: Around the papers

It's pretty quiet out there in Arsenal land, so here is a selection of the stories that caught my eye as I made my way around the media this morning.

Arsenal eye cut-price deal for experienced defender

Arsenal are ready to make another move for Jonny Evans again this summer, following West Bromwich Albion's relegation, but they face competition from Manchester City.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal gestures during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal to 'cut losses' and sell under-performing 26-year-old

Arsenal are planning to sell Shkodran Mustafi this summer, and bring in Jonny Evans, as they look to free up some cash for more signings.

Delight as Manchester United reject to reject Gunners move for Manchester City

Jonny Evans is set to turn down any interest from Arsenal this summer in the hopes of sealing a move to Manchester City in news that will delight Arsenal fans rather than annoy them.

West Ham enter race for £20m Arsenal target

West Ham are reportedly set to enter the race for West Brom centre-back Jonny Evans in the summer.

2 problems clearly highlighted in Arsenal’s damming record against bottom 11

Crystal Palace are the only team in the bottom 11 that Arsenal have beaten away from home in the Premier League this season.

Arsene Wenger blames Manchester City for failure to land Jonny Evans

Arsene Wenger has explained why Arsenal failed to sign Jonny Evans during the January transfer window - we couldn't afford him.

Alan Pardew unimpressed with Arsenal’s £12m bid

Alan Pardew says he warned Arsenal that West Bromwich Albion would knock back any late bids, so they only have themselves to blame for the response they got.

Arsenal made deadline day bid for centre-back, will return in summer

Arsenal reportedly made a late £12m bid for West Brom's Jonny Evans on deadline day but their offer was rejected, according to the Daily Telegraph.

West Brom confident Evans will not join Arsenal

West Bromwich Albion are confident they'll hang onto Jonny Evans, according to manager Alan Pardew and various inside sources.

How Sturridge’s West Brom move halts Arsenal’s move for Evans

Daniel Sturridge's loan move to West Bromwich Albion means Arsenal are now reportedly even less likely to secure Jonny Evans between now and the end of the transfer window.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Mathieu Debuchy of Arsenal looks on prior to the Carabao Cup Quarter-Final match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on December 19, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

From France: Debuchy and Sagna hunt for new clubs

Mathieu Debuchy and ex-Arsenal right-back Bacary Sagna are both on the look-out for new clubs before the transfer window shuts.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang move could stop Arsenal agreeing £20m deal

Despite being in desperate need of an experienced centre-back, Arsenal could reportedly put off signing West Brom defender Jonny Evans until the summer.

One in, one out: Arsenal could sanction departure if deal is agreed for Premier...

Burnley are hoping to sign Rob Holding on loan should Arsenal sign Jonny Evans from West Brom.

Injury unlikely to stop £25m Arsenal deal but manager expresses concern

Alan Pardew reckons that Jonny Evans' hamstring injury could affect his January transfer.

£20m and phone today: Manager explains how Arsenal can sign much-needed defender

West Bromwich Albion manager Alan Pardew has been open about the possibility of Jonny Evans leaving the club this month.

Arsenal in pole position to make £75m double signing

Arsenal are reportedly in a strong position to sign Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and West Brom's Jonny Evans by the end of the month.

Embarrassing statistic highlights how few players are committing their futures to Arsenal

Apart from Calum Chambers in October, the last person at Arsenal to sign a new contract was Arsene Wenger. Chambers is the only player in 12 months to put pen to paper.

How Arsenal can land West Brom captain for just £3m

Jonny Evans could leave West Brom for as little as £3m if they are relegated this season, according to the Daily Star.

3 signed and 7 sold, £50m spent, £95m made: Arsenal’s 2017/18 business

Arsenal's 2017/18 business has been about offloading the deadwood rather than bringing in talent.

'Nothing to add' - Arsene Wenger hints deal for defender is dead in the...

It appears that Jonny Evans to Arsenal is definitely a no-go, with Arsene Wenger playing down talk of an approach in his latest press conference.
Mathieu Debuchy

Saint-Etienne enter race for wantaway Arsenal 32-year-old

Saint-Etienne have reportedly entered the race for Mathieu Debuchy, and could have some luck procuring his signature given how keen he seems to leave Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City is put under pressure by Tiemoue Bakayoko of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on January 13, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Chelsea stumble as Tottenham push on: Premier League roundup

Chelsea did little to take the spotlight away from manager Antonio Conte, linked with a post-season move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain this week,...

Arsenal now third in three-horse race for 30-year-old

Arsenal remain keen on West Brom's Jonny Evans, but the Gunners are behind in the race to Manchester City, while Manchester United are the most recent to show an interest.

5 promising Arsenal transfer targets

The January transfer window usually isn't the most exciting time to be an Arsenal supporter, but with a top four finish slipping away and the clock ticking on several current Gunners' contracts, a flurry of transfer activity could be on the horizon.