Tag: Zinedine Zidane

SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN - JULY 02: Martin Odegaard of Real Sociedad looks on during the Liga match between Real Sociedad and RCD Espanyol at Reale Arena on July 02, 2020 in San Sebastian, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Why Martin Ødegaard needs Arsenal as much we need him

What can Arsenal expect from the Norwegian prodigy Martin Ødegaard and why did he choose the Gunners over Real Sociedad or Ajax?
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on July 07, 2020 in London, 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 Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos will return to Arsenal for new season

Arsenal and Real Madrid are close to agreeing a deal to send Dani Ceballos back on loan in London with Mikel Arteta keen for his return.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arteta blow as Real Madrid want to keep Dani Ceballos

Arsenal seemed on track to secure another season of Dani Ceballos on loan but it's now being reported that Real Madrid want to keep the player for next season, but do they really?
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos smiles as he checks his phone on the pitch ahead of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 15, 2020. (Photo by PAUL CHILDS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos joins Mikel Arteta fanclub with fabulous results

Dani Ceballos quite fancies another season at Arsenal and, given what we've seen from the midfielder under Mikel Arteta, there are quite a few Arsenal fans who would quite fancy another season of him, too.
Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal gives Dani Ceballos of Arsenal instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Everton FC at Emirates Stadium on February 23, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arteta ready to do swap with Real Madrid to solve 2 problems in 1

Mikel Arteta would now like to keep Dani Ceballos at Arsenal despite it seeming like the Spaniard would be off as soon as the season was over.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Real Madrid to offer Ceballos to Manchester United to reduce Marcus Rashford price

According to a Spanish outlet, Real Madrid want to buy Marcus Rashford and are hoping that by offering Dani Ceballos they will be able to significantly reduce the €110m United are said to want for him.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal tell Dani Ceballos no

Arsenal have reportedly told Dani Ceballos he will not be allowed to cut short his loan in London to return to Spain.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos living an English nightmare at Arsenal says report in Spain

A report from Spain claims that Dani Ceballos is living an 'English nightmare' as an update on his injury confirmed he would be out for another month.
SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN - MAY 12: Vinicius Junior of Real Madrid CF looks on prior to the start the La Liga match between Real Sociedad and Real Madrid CF at Estadio Anoeta on May 12, 2019, in San Sebastian, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Arsenal interested in out-of-favour teenage Real Madrid winger

Arsenal are interested in signing Vinicius Jr from Real Madrid, with the Brazilian falling out of Zinedine Zidane's plans and the club considering a sale.

Dani Ceballos’ plans to opt against a return to Real Madrid

Dani Ceballos is planning to opt against a return to Real Madrid at the end of his loan spell, according to reports in Spain.
Saint-Etienne's French defender William Saliba gestures during the French L1 football match between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne (ASSE) on October 20, 2019, at the Matmut Atlantique stadium in Bordeaux, southwestern France. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT / AFP / Getty Images)

Zinedine Zidane wants young Arsenal central defender

Real Madrid are reportedly keen on signing William Saliba before he even pulls on an Arsenal shirt.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on August 17, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

2 reasons Dani Ceballos doesn’t want permanent Arsenal move

Dani Ceballos asked not to be transferred to Arsenal permanently when the sides were negotiating in the summer and Marca today reports there were two reasons for that.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 04: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the Joan Gamper trophy friendly match between FC Barcelona and Arsenal at Nou Camp on August 04, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos could be ‘the most profitable signings in the history’ of Real Madrid...

Dani Ceballos is with Arsenal for one year but, at the end of his loan, there is no guarantee Real Madrid won't sell him and one Spanish site believes he could end up being their most profitable signing ever.
Dani Ceballos in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Strong personality, leadership & goals: Why Real Madrid don’t want to sell Dani Ceballos

Arsenal have, of course, signed Dani Ceballos on loan but why are Real Madrid so against a purchase option?
Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane (L) and Real Madrid's Spanish midfielder Daniel Ceballos greet supporters from the balcony of the headquarters of the regional government of Madrid at the Puerta del Sol square in Madrid on May 27, 2018 as they celebrate their third Champions League title in a row in Kiev. (Photo by OSCAR DEL POZO / AFP)

Zinedine Zidane explains why he sent Dani Ceballos on loan to Arsenal

Zinedine Zidane has denied there is a problem between him and Dani Ceballos with the media claiming the Real Madrid head coach doesn't like the player.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Podcast: Miedema's goal vs Liverpool, to Zidane and France, to Ronaldo and Ramsey, and...

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Stephen and Lana Dawood discuss the week's football news, with everything from Miedema's goal vs...
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Love Arsenal? Podcast talking Rwanda sleeves, transfer rumours and new staff members

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew pilots the pod alone and steers it straight towards the morass of transfer rumours engulfing the new Arsenal regime. He looks in some depth at the plausible, the likely, and those that sound like the desperate filling of column inches.
Arsenal's French coach Arsene Wenger waves as he arrive for a state dinner at the Elysee presidential palace in Paris, on June 6, 2014, following the international D-Day commemoration ceremony on the beach of Ouistreham, Normandy, marking the 70th anniversary of the World War II Allied landings in Normandy. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Arsene Wenger quitting ‘destroys’ Real Madrid’s plans claims Spanish report

Arsene Wenger quitting Arsenal at the end of this season has given Real Madrid’s president, Florentino Perez, a real problem according to a report in Don Balon.
CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 02: Dani Ceballos #24 of Real Madrid moves against the MLS All-Stars during the 2017 MLS All- Star Game at Soldier Field on August 2, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois. Real Madrid defeated the MLS All-Stars 4-2 in a shootout following a 1-1 regulation tie. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Tottenham could battle for Real Madrid 21-year-old

Arsenal and Tottenham could battle it out for Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos, with game time alluding him at Real Madrid this season.
Mesut Ozil

Arsenal midfielder names his football idol and admits he models his game on him

Mesut Özil reiterates that his footballing idol is Zinedine Zidane, and that he models his game on the French midfielder.

Sead Kolasinac says these two Real Madrid legends have influenced his game

Sead Kolasinac has revealed that Zinedine Zidane and Roberto Carlos are two players who had a real influence over the way he plays football.

Zinedine Zidane ‘asks’ for Alexis and rejects him when offered by Arsenal

Zinedine Zidane reportedly asked for Real Madrid to sign Alexis Sanchez but then allegedly rejected the chance to sign the Chilean when offered.

Arsenal tried to sell Alexis on deadline day – not just to Manchester City

Real Madrid were reportedly offered Alexis Sanchez on Transfer Deadline Day but Zinedine Zidane wasn't interested.
Alexis sick. Picture: Telegraph

Report: Real President prefers 18-year-old wonderkid over Alexis Sanchez

Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez, and manager Zinedine Zidane are reportedly split over whether the La Liga club should move for Alexis Sanchez.

Arsenal 28-year-old threatens to cause rift between Real Madrid manager and club president

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane wants Alexis Sanchez this summer, but club president Florentino Perez isn't believed to be as keen.

Mbappe unsure he will stay as mother urges him to move

The mother of Kylian Mbappe believes her son should move to Real Madrid this summer as the player admits he 'doesn't know' if he will stay at Monaco.
Alexis Sanchez v PSG

28-year-old 30-goal striker reportedly issues “come and get me” plea to Real Madrid

Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez reportedly wants to join Real Madrid this summer, with a view to become a long-term replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo.

Arsenal, Liverpool and Juventus could move for Real Madrid midfielder

Marco Asensio could leave Real Madrid this summer if he does not receive more a starting role next season, putting Arsenal and a number of other clubs on alert.

Liverpool bid and Arsenal interest as new contract readied with crazy €350m release clause

Marco Asensio, heavily linked with a Premier League move to Arsenal, is set to be offered a contract extension at Real Madrid which includes an eyewatering release clause.

Asensio speaks out amid Arsenal reports and £309m release clause speculation

Marco Asensio is very settled at Real Madrid and won't be leaving any time soon despite links with a move away.

Arsenal, Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain make bid for Real Madrid star

Arsenal are believed to have made an offer for Real Madrid's Karim Benzema.

Real Madrid midfielder to snub Arsenal interest and sign a new deal

Real Madrid midfielder Isco is set to sign a contract extension, ending any speculation that he could leave the club.

Real Madrid will sign Mbappe if this player leaves the club in the summer

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane wants to sign Monaco's Kylian Mbappe but will need to offload a big name to make room for the young sensation.

Real Madrid manager wants to keen unhappy due at the club this summer

Zinedine Zidane wants Florentino Perez to take action and ensure James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata stay at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Arsenal man admits Real Madrid legend was his idol growing up

Mesut Özil has revealed his admiration for Zinedine Zidane as a youngster growing up.

Real Madrid offer Arsenal and Chelsea £65m star despite manager's comments - report

According to reports, Real Madrid are willing to offer James Rodriguez to Arsenal for a minuscule £65m, except someone needs to tell Zinedine Zidane because he doesn't seem to have a clue.

Zidane confirms Real Madrid striker in talks over move, confirms Morata’s future

Zinedine Zidane has confirmed that Real Madrid’s Jese could be set to leave the club but Alvaro Morata, supposedly bought just to be resold, will stay with the club next season.

Friday Arsenal recap – Wenger confirms hunt for striker, Mustafi and Mahrez latest +...

On Friday, we beat the MLS All-Stars, Wenger confirmed we'd be signing a new attacking option and we dug into the latest with the Mahrez and Mustafi rumours.

Why Arsenal should be worried if Real Madrid want Laurent Koscielny

Real Madrid have apparently set their beedy eyes on Laurent Koscielny, the man tipped by many to be the next captain of Arsenal.

Arsenal star picks ex-Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United stars for Ultimate XI

Aaron Ramsey picked Petr Cech to be the goalkeeper in his ultimate XI, as well as the likes of Andres Iniesta, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.