Tag: William Saliba

William Saliba is an Arsenal defender who is currently on loan with Marseille.

The French defender arrived at Arsenal in 2019 from Saint-Étienne. Saliba was born on March 24, 2001.

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William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi have another game abandoned

William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi saw their second match abandonment of the season on Sunday, as their trip to Lyon ended early.
Bukayo Saka with his Player of the Match award with England (Photo via England on Twitter)

2 Arsenal players make top-20 as Golden Boy winner confirmed

Arsenal's Bukayo Saka and William Saliba made it to the final-20 for the Golden Boy award, but Barcelona's Pedri was the overwhelming winner.
Valentin Rongier Olympique de Marseille - William Saliba Olympique de Marseille - Alvaro Gonzalez Olympique de Marseille FOOTBALL : Olympique de Marseille vs AS Saint Etienne - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - Marseille - 28/08/2021 NorbertScanella/PanoramiC

Arsenal loanees make Team of the Week 3 times in a row

William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi have made the Ligue 1 fan Team of the Week three times in a row, impressing with Marseille.
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William Saliba determined to make it at Arsenal

William Saliba expects and wants to return to Arsenal and prove himself next summer, and he's working on his English in preparation.
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Mikel Arteta outlines the plan for William Saliba

Mikel Arteta says Edu and Ben Knapper were watching William Saliba in Paris last week, and they'll make a decision on his future next summer.
William Saliba via Marseille

Former Gunner argues William Saliba is ready to play for Arsenal

Former Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri is the latest person within football to suggest William Saliba should be playing for the Gunners.
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Arsenal sources give their thoughts on William Saliba’s future

Arsenal sources insist that William Saliba is a key part of the club's future, unlike some of the club's other loanees this summer.
William Saliba via Marseille

Video: Saliba denies Mbappe with fantastic last-man tackle

William Saliba caught the eye with a fantastic last-man tackle as Marseille kept a clean sheet in a draw with Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday.
William Saliba via Marseille

French journalist gives update on William Saliba Arsenal recall possibility

Arsenal are not going to recall William Saliba in January, and he'll remain with Marseille until the summer, according to a report.
Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal s Bukayo Saka is interviewed after the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday September 26, 2021. Copyright: Nick Potts

2 Arsenal players make Golden Boy final 20

Arsenal have two entrants on the Golden Boy shortlist for 2021, with the award now at the final-20 stage of the vote.
joie - Gerson Santos Da Silva Olympique de Marseille - William Saliba Olympique de Marseille FOOTBALL : Olympique de Marseille vs AS Saint Etienne - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - Marseille - 28/08/2021 NorbertScanella/PanoramiC

Arsenal loanee's teammate questions why he's not playing for Arsenal

Dimitri Payet says he doesn't understand why William Saliba hasn't played more for Arsenal, given his performances on loan so far.
Nuno Tavares training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

2 more Arsenal youngsters receive international call-ups

Nuno Tavares and William Saliba have been called up by their countries' u21 squads for the October international break.
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Trusted journalist provides update on Arsenal and William Saliba

Arsenal are really happy with William Saliba and recently informed them they trust him '100%' for the future, according to a report.
Referee Irfan Peljto and Marseille s Matteo Guendouzi speak during the Europa League soccer match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille, in Moscow, Russia. Ramil Sitdikov / Sputnik Russia Soccer Europa League Lokomotiv - Marseille

Under-fire Arsenal loanee named captain

Matteo Guendouzi was named captain for Marseille on Sunday, though the game didn't exactly go as planned for the Arsenal loanee.
Valentin Rongier Olympique de Marseille - William Saliba Olympique de Marseille - Alvaro Gonzalez Olympique de Marseille FOOTBALL : Olympique de Marseille vs AS Saint Etienne - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - Marseille - 28/08/2021 NorbertScanella/PanoramiC

Fitness coach claims Saliba doesn't want to sit on the bench for Arsenal

William Saliba's fitness coach thinks the defender needs to be playing regularly and he'll want to do so at Arsenal next season.
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Arsenal loanee branded 'flop' by L'Equipe

After one Arsenal loanee made L'Equipe's Team of the Week last week, the other was branded a flop for this weekend's performance.
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Manager feels lucky to have 'future great' Arsenal loanee in his squad

Jorge Sampaoli thinks Marseille were lucky to pick up William Saliba on loan this season, marking him as a future great of French football.
William Saliba via Marseille

Deserves a chance? Arsenal loanee's statistics are outstanding this season

After his latest appearance for Marseille against Lokomotiv Moscow, William Saliba's stats in possession continue to stand out.
Bukayo Saka of Arsenal during The Mind Series between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Tottenham Hotspur stadium, London, England on 08th August 2021. Copyright: Action Foto Sport

3 Arsenal players make Golden Boy final 40 shortlist

Arsenal still have three entrants on the Golden Boy shortlist for 2021, with the award now at the final-40 stage of the vote.
West Bromwich Albion v Millwall - Sky Bet Championship - The Hawthorns Millwall s Daniel Ballard celebrates scoring his side s first goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Picture date: Saturday September 11, 2021. Copyright: David Davies

Arsenal loanee scores again as 8 get minutes in

Arsenal currently have 17 players out on loan and eight of them were in action this weekend.
Valentin Rongier Olympique de Marseille - William Saliba Olympique de Marseille - Alvaro Gonzalez Olympique de Marseille FOOTBALL : Olympique de Marseille vs AS Saint Etienne - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - Marseille - 28/08/2021 NorbertScanella/PanoramiC

Supreme defensively: Saliba stars as Guendouzi scores for Marseille

As Arsenal were getting humiliated against Manchester City, William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi were in France preparing to star once again for Marseille.
Bukayo Saka with his Star of the Match award after his performance for England at Euro 2020 (Photo via Saka on Twitter)

Bukayo Saka, Gabriel Martinelli and William Saliba on Golden Boy list

Bukayo Saka, Gabriel Martinelli and William Saliba have all been named on the Golden Boy long-list.
Matteo Guendouzi's red neck after clashes with the OGC Nice fans (Photo via GFFN on Twitter)

Video: Saliba & Guendouzi involved as fans and players fight after pitch invasion

Arsenal loanees William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi were both on the pitch as OGC Nice fans invaded during their match against Marseille on Sunday.
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William Saliba pushed for Marseille move against Arsenal’s wishes

William Saliba has confirmed that he was the one who pushed for a loan to Marseille with Arsenal wanting him to stay in the Premier League.
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Marseille president holds press conference with William Saliba

Marseille have held a press conference to 'present' William Saliba, despite it being a loan deal, saying they will speak to Arsenal later in the season about signing him.

Why Arsenal fans should be excited about Ben White and sad about Saliba

Arsenal announced Ben White on Friday and we explain what Arsenal be getting for their £50m and why Arsenal fans should be very excited indeed.
Ben White holding the number four shirt alongside Mikel Arteta and Edu Gaspar (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Ben White takes Arsenal teammate's shirt number

Ben White has been handed the number four shirt at Arsenal, filling the gap left by the loan departure of William Saliba this season.
William Saliba arriving in Marseille (Photo via Mode55489648 on Twitter)

Official: Arsenal ship William Saliba out again

William Saliba has signed for Marseille on a season-long loan with no option to buy.
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Arsenal 20yo pictured arriving in Marseille to complete transfer

William Saliba has arrived in Marseille to complete his loan move from Arsenal, with a medical planned for later today.
William Saliba OGC Nice - Khephren Thuram OGC Nice FOOTBALL : Lyon vs OGC Nice - Ligue 1 Uber Eats - Lyon - 23/05/2021 NorbertScanella/PanoramiC

Arsenal close to agreement over 2nd player's move to Marseille

Arsenal are close to concluding a loan deal to send William Saliba to Marseille for the season, according to a report from France.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

Details of William Saliba’s agent meeting with Arsenal emerge

Arsenal have made it clear to William Saliba's agent that they're still counting on him long-term, but he's expected to go on loan this summer.
Gabriel Martinelli with Brazil (Photo via Martinelli on Twitter)

Gabriel Martinelli learns his squad number for the Olympics

The squad numbers for the Tokyo Olympics have been confirmed, with the event kicking off in just over a fortnight now.
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L’Equipe cause William Saliba confusion over purchase option clause

L'Equipe report that Arsenal have agreed to a purchase option for William Saliba in his loan agreement but it's not clear if that's true.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal confronts Neal Maupay of Brighton and Hove Albion during the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at American Express Community Stadium on June 20, 2020 in Brighton, 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 Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal agree deal for Matteo Guendouzi after Saliba arrangement

Arsenal have agreed a deal to loan Matteo Guendouzi to Marseille with the clubs finally finding something that works for everybody.
William Saliba with the Arsenal u21s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

William Saliba picks Marseille over Newcastle with Ben White’s arrival a factor

William Saliba is on the verge of joining Marseille on loan for the season as his Arsenal career fails to fire once again.
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND: William Saliba of Arsenal in action during the Papa John's Trophy Second Round match between AFC Wimbledon and Arsenal U21 at Plough Lane on December 08, 2020. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Arsenal 20yo rejects loan to Ligue 1 club over mistreatment last summer

William Saliba has plenty of options on the table, but one move he won't be making is to Rennes, after they messed him around last summer.
William Saliba in training with OGC Nice (Photo via Nice on Twitter)

7+ clubs want William Saliba as Arsenal mislead about his chances

Arsenal might say they will give William Saliba a chance in pre-season but there are at least seven clubs that want to take him and actually use him.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

Another blow to Saliba’s Arsenal chances after pre-season development

Arsenal remain insistent that William Saliba will get a chance with the club in pre-season, but the likelihood of a loan move is growing.
William Saliba in training with OGC Nice (Photo via Nice on Twitter)

2nd Arsenal player dyes hair blonde

William Saliba is the second Arsenal player to let the sun go to his head this summer as he opts to dye his hair blonde.
William Saliba looks on during the French L1 football match between Nice and Bordeaux at the "Allianz Riviera" stadium in Nice, on January 17, 2021. (Photo by Valery HACHE / AFP)

3 clubs want William Saliba including Newcastle United

Marseille are keen to get their hands on William Saliba but face competition from Nice and Newcastle United.