Tag: Yves Bissouma

Brighton and Hove Albion's Yves Bissouma applauds the fans at the end of the Premier League match at the AMEX Stadium, Brighton. Picture date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021. Copyright: Mike Hewitt

Premier League midfielder urged to join Arsenal

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour thinks the club should try to bring in 'top class' Brighton midfielder Yves Bissouma.
Brighton and Hove Albion's Yves Bissouma applauds the fans at the end of the Premier League match at the AMEX Stadium, Brighton. Picture date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021. Copyright: Mike Hewitt

Arsenal to firm up interest in £40m midfielder

Arsenal are planning to firm up their interest in Yves Bissouma as part of a summer squad overhaul, according to a report.
Brighton's Ivorian midfielder Yves Bissouma (C) comes under pressure from Liverpool's Japanese midfielder Takumi Minamino (L) and Liverpool's Portuguese striker Diogo Jota during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Liverpool at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on November 28, 2020. (Photo by MIKE HEWITT/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Premier League 24yo makes Arsenal his top transfer priority

Arsenal are top of Yves Bissouma's list of preferred destinations this summer, and his camp are in regular contact with the Gunners, according to a report.
Brighton and Hove Albion v Leeds United Premier League 01/05/2021. Leeds United defender Luke Ayling 2 is tackled by Brighton and Hove Albion midfielder Yves Bissouma 8 during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Leeds United at the American Express Community Stadium, Brighton and Hove, England on 1 May 2021. Copyright: Simon Davies

Boost for Arsenal as Liverpool ruled out of the race for £40m target

Liverpool aren't looking at Yves Bissouma this summer, which could be a boost to Arsenal's chances of signing the Brighton midfielder.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores his team's first goal during the UEFA Europa League 1st round Group B football match between Dundalk and Arsenal at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on December 10, 2020. (Photo by Paul Faith / AFP)

Trusted Brighton correspondent responds to Nketiah-Bissouma swap deal reports

Brighton reporters have shot down a rumour linking the club with a player-plus-cash swap involving Eddie Nketiah and Yves Bissouma almost as soon as it sprung up.
Brighton and Hove Albion v Leeds United Premier League 01/05/2021. Leeds United defender Luke Ayling 2 is tackled by Brighton and Hove Albion midfielder Yves Bissouma 8 during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Leeds United at the American Express Community Stadium, Brighton and Hove, England on 1 May 2021. Copyright: Simon Davies

£30-40m Arsenal target requests summer transfer

Yves Bissouma has asked to be allowed to leave his current club Brighton and Hove Albion at the end of the season, according to a report.
Brighton and Hove Albion v Leicester City - Premier League - American Express Community Stadium Brighton and Hove Albion s Yves Bissouma commits a handball during the Premier League match at the American Express Community Stadium, Brighton. Picture date: Saturday March 6, 2021. Copyright: Mike Hewitt

Arsenal battle Liverpool for Premier League 24yo

Arsenal will try to bring in a central midfielder this summer, with Brighton's Yves Bissouma looking like the primary target.
Brighton's Ivorian midfielder Yves Bissouma (C) runs with the ball as Burnley's English striker Jay Rodriguez (2nd R) chases after him during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Burnley at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on November 6, 2020. (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

+£40m Brighton asking price will rule Arsenal out

Yves Bissouma may cost more than £40m this summer, with Brighton & Hove Albion keen to maximise their cash intake for his departure.
UDINE, ITALY: Achraf Hakimi of FC Internazionale looks on during the Serie A match between Udinese Calcio and FC Internazionale at Dacia Arena on January 23, 2021. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

10 Arsenal transfer targets

Whether the transfer window is open or not, there are always players being reported as targets, so let's look 10 Arsenal transfer targets
Brighton's Ivorian midfielder Yves Bissouma (C) runs with the ball as Burnley's English striker Jay Rodriguez (2nd R) chases after him during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Burnley at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on November 6, 2020. (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Leicester City and Arsenal to battle it out to sign Brighton star this summer

Leicester City have joined Arsenal in the race to sign Yves Bissouma this summer, according to reports in the English media.

2 summer signings move closer for Arsenal

Arsenal are reportedly closing in on two defensive targets according to reports across Europe as the same players continue to be linked.
Brighton's Ivorian midfielder Yves Bissouma (C) runs with the ball as Burnley's English striker Jay Rodriguez (2nd R) chases after him during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Burnley at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on November 6, 2020. (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Agent confirms Arsenal interest in Premier League midfielder

Yves Bissouma's agent, Michael N'Cho, claims the reports linking Arsenal with his client are genuine, among a number of interested clubs.
Brighton's Ivorian midfielder Yves Bissouma (C) runs with the ball as Burnley's English striker Jay Rodriguez (2nd R) chases after him during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Burnley at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on November 6, 2020. (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal contact agent of 24yo Brighton midfielder

Arsenal have a genuine interest in Brighton midfielder Yves Bissouma, making contact with his agent, but a summer transfer is more likely.
Brighton's Ivorian midfielder Yves Bissouma (C) runs with the ball as Burnley's English striker Jay Rodriguez (2nd R) chases after him during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Burnley at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on November 6, 2020. (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal keeping tabs on PL midfielder – Arteta is a big fan

Mikel Arteta is a big fan of Brighton midfielder Yves Bissouma, and Arsenal are keeping tabs on the player, according to a report.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal appeals to referee Martin Atkinson 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 Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

"Ridiculous": Many Arsenal fans rage at Martin Atkinson's treatment of this player

Martin Atkinson angered Arsenal fans with his treatment of Yves Bissouma during the Brighton match on Saturday, refusing to book the player.
Angers' French midfielder Thomas Mangani (C) fights for the ball with Lille's Malian midfielder Yves Bissouma (L) and Lille's Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe (R) during the French L1 football match between Angers (SCO) and Lille (Losc) at The Raymond-Kopa Stadium, in Angers, north-western France on August 27, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / Getty Images

Former Lille teammate congratulates Nicolas Pepe on transfer to Arsenal

Nicolas Pepe's former Lille teammate Yves Bissouma posted on Facebook to welcome Nicolas Pepe to the Premier League on Monday.