- Mon Jul 24 11:22 PM
Bundesliga giants, Borussia Dortmund, have joined Arsenal and Tottenham in the race for Manchester City youth star, Jadon Sancho. New boss, Peter Bosz is looking to add to his youthful squad and the Manchester City winger has caught the eye. Sancho is highly rated in England with Arsenal and Tot...
- Mon Jul 24 6:14 PM
Lyon president, Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed that Arsene Wenger blocked his move to bring Arsenal striker, Olivier Giroud
back to France, as reported by the Evening Standard. Although speculation had arisen that Olivier Giroud
would push for a move away following the signing of Alexandre Lacz...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Mon Jul 24 5:13 PM
Calm down. Everton still desperately need an additional striker - preferably one in the traditional target man mold. They’ve been linked with, among others, Olivier Giroud
, Islam Slimani, Christian Benteke , and Edin Dzeko. Throughout the process, Giroud has always seemed the most likely signing...
- Mon Jul 24 4:28 PM
Arsenal’s forgotten man, Lucas Perez has admitted that he feels poorly treated by Arsenal and that he wants to return to Spain in order to revive his career. Speaking to Spanish website, La Voz de Galicia, (h/t the Mirror) voiced his anger at losing his shirt number. Perez lost his number nine sh...
- Mon Jul 24 1:06 PM
Singapore (AFP) – Chelsea boss Antonio Conte said Monday that forward Pedro sustained “multiple fractures” to his face after colliding with Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina. The 29-year-old Spaniard was taken to hospital with a bloodied face after Ospina flew into him while clearing a ball with tw...
- Mon Jul 24 1:03 PM
Wenger On Alexis' PSG Speculation Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 24/07/2017 12:47:00 The Chelsea defeat offered a wakeup call, with a reminder, Arsenal have PLENTY of work to do. But much talk since has surrounded Alexis Sanchez and a transfer to Paris Saint Germain.
- Mon Jul 24 12:51 PM
Swansea and Brighton are both interested in Arsenal defender, Carl Jenkinson
after Newcastle signed Javi Manquillo last week, as reported by the Daily Mail. Arsenal are ready to sell the former Charlton man, who is set to leave the club before the end of the transfer deadline. Newcastle had been...
- Mon Jul 24 12:19 PM
Turkish club, Antalyaspoor have enquired as to the availability of Arsenal midfielder, Jack Wilshere
, according to the Express, although West Ham are his preferred choice. The Gunners are ready to offload the injury-plagued 25-year-old this summer. The midfielder only has one year left on his c...
- Mon Jul 24 9:33 AM
Bramall & Koscielny Talk Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 24/07/2017 09:30:47 Cohen Bramall has been giving his thoughts on Arsenal's pre season tour and Laurent Koscielny
has been reflecting on his time at the club.
- Mon Jul 24 8:13 AM
Chelsea to Ramp Up Interest in Arsenal Target Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 24/07/2017 07:44:04 It`s a Monday morning and the usual burst of transfer speculation we were expecting hasn`t yet materialised.
- Mon Jul 24 7:38 AM
Happy Monday to you. More and more it looks like Alexis Sanchez will be an Arsenal player next season after reports last night suggested that PSG were giving up their pursuit of football’s doggiest forward. They say that the demands placed by his agent were ‘greedy’ there was some talk of €500,...
- Sun Jul 23 10:44 PM
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez’s move to Parc des Princes is not the foregone conclusion that it was initially reported to be, according to Le Parisien. Alexis Sanchez was in Paris to meet PSG’s Sporting Director, Antero Henrique to discuss a possible move to the Ligue 1 giants. A deal in princip...
- Sun Jul 23 6:05 PM
Pablo Fornals Malla is a Spanish midfielder who has been linked with Arsenal in the past few months, and with Jack Wilshere
’s career looking bleak along with Santi Cazorla’s injury, it might be a good time for Arsenal to take a look in the transfer market for a new midfielder. To begin with, Forn...
- Sun Jul 23 2:16 PM
West Ham remain keen on tying up a deal for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere
during the current transfer window.
- Sun Jul 23 9:46 AM
Pulis On Arsenal Defender & Two Deals Close? Vitalfootball: WBA: 23/07/2017 09:30:13 Head coach Tony Pulis has given an update on West Bromwich Albion's transfer progress this weekend.
- Sun Jul 23 9:08 AM
Hello, a very quick Sunday round-up because that’s all that we deserve today. I include myself in that, so don’t worry. The overseas part of our pre-season tour ended yesterday with a 3-0 defeat to Chelsea in China on a pitch that looked like it was made of sponge covered in green paint. We looke...
- Sat Jul 22 9:40 PM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has declared that speculation linking Alexis Sanchez to French giants PSG are nothing but ‘media imagination.’ Speaking after his side’s disappointing 0-3 loss to Chelsea in China The post Wenger dismisses Sanchez to PSG talk as ‘media imagination’ appeared first on...
- Sat Jul 22 6:49 PM
Somewhere between ‘Live Free or Die’ and ‘Famous Potatoes’ lies the truth – George Carlin Keep Alexis Best Case: Scores 20 goals Assists 10 goals
- Sat Jul 22 3:29 PM
Beijing (AFP) – Chelsea crushed Arsenal 3-0 in a preseason game in Beijing on Saturday but the friendly turned ugly as Pedro left the field with a bloodied face after a big collision with David Ospina. The injury scare was followed by a two-goal performance by Chelsea’s Belgian forward Michy Bats...
- Sat Jul 22 3:13 PM
Chelsea 3 Arsenal 0 (Far East Friendly) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/07/2017 15:00:43 In the Bird`s Nest Stadium, in Beijing, Chelsea beat their London rivals Arsenal, comprehensively in a pre-season fixture.
- Sat Jul 22 3:09 PM
VIDEO: Chelsea smash Arsenal 3-0 in pre-season friendly - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea have got their pre-season tour of Asia off to a flyer with a 3-0 thumping of London rivals Arsenal. Willian scored the opener on 40 minutes before two stunning strikes either side of the half fro...
- Sat Jul 22 2:47 PM
Arsenal’s fourth game of pre-season was a rather disappointing affair as they were beaten 3-0 by Chelsea in China today. Chelsea, who were dominant throughout, opened the scoring through Willian, with Michy Batshuayi hitting a brace to add further gloss to the scoreline. As far as Arsenal’s young...
- Sat Jul 22 2:44 PM
Kyle Busch had a deal in place and was going to run in the 2017 Indianapolis 500 before team owner Joe Gibbs interceded and asked the former NASCAR Cup Series champion to reconsider. Busch revealed the news Friday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, site of Sunday’s Cup Series race, saying he had the...
- Sat Jul 22 11:58 AM
Chelsea v Arsenal Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/07/2017 11:48:35 In Beijing, at 12:40 UK time, Chelsea play their first fixture of the pre-season, when they face Arsenal in the Birds Nest Stadium.
- Sat Jul 22 10:26 AM
Barcelona Star Offered to Arsenal? Vitalfootball: Barca: 22/07/2017 10:15:22 The Barcelona future of Rafinha could be in doubt.
- Sat Jul 22 10:07 AM
PSG double deal will spark Europe-wide transfer scramble, will force these clubs to spend big - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez has been linked with a move away from Emirates for a while now. The Chilean is nearing the end of his deal at the club and has failed to...
- Sat Jul 22 9:16 AM
A quick Saturday round-up for you as we prepare for our final pre-season game overseas. It’s Chelsea in Beijing in the Bird’s Nest Stadium – last season’s champions versus last season’s team who stopped them doing the double with an epic FA Cup final win at Wembley. Arsene Wenger says of today’s...
- Fri Jul 21 11:23 PM
In what will come as a major blow to Arsenal fans, Alexis Sanchez has met with PSG’s sporting director and chief executive ahead of a proposed €50 million move to the French giants. Sanchez and his agent, Fernando Felicevich, were in Paris this afternoon to discuss terms with the Parisien club,...
- Fri Jul 21 11:07 PM
Chelsea vs Arsenal Preview Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 21/07/2017 22:51:33 Tomorrow sees our pre-season really get underway
- Fri Jul 21 11:00 PM
Tottenham are interested in signing Manchester City youngster Jadon Sancho, according to multiple reports. The 17-year-old is considered one of the brightest young talents in the country, but is yet to commit his future to Manchester City. As a result, The Mirror and The Independent claim that Sp...
- Fri Jul 21 8:15 PM
Sky Sports have claimed that Barcelona are ready to listen to offers from clubs for Rafinha, as Ernesto Valverde looks to get his transfer business going. Sky reporter, Kaveh Solhekol has stated that Arsenal have been given the chance to sign the versatile Brazilian. Arsene Wenger is looking for...
- Fri Jul 21 7:13 PM
Quote from Vicks86 on Today at 06:51:00 pm Arsenal have been offered the chance to sign Rafinha from Barcelona, according to Sky sources Ox exit? Don't think arsenal are interested
Bitter and Blue
- Fri Jul 21 7:06 PM
It looks as though City will lose their biggest target of the summer Arsene Wenger made it very clear he would not sell Arsenal superstar Alexis Sánchez to Manchester City this summer, even though the Chilean was the biggest target of the summer for Pep Guardiola . It looks as though Wenger has k...
- Fri Jul 21 6:50 PM
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- Fri Jul 21 5:43 PM
Arsenal have been linked with Algerian playmaker Riyad Mahrez this summer and reports from France suggest that the Gunners are set to continue their pursuit of midfielder, as their deal for Thomas Lemar continues to stall. The report states that the 26-year-old is turning out to be a serious opt...
- Fri Jul 21 4:31 PM
London nudie mag, the Daily Star, is reporting that Arsenal’s playboy midfielder Jack Wilshere
is set to make the switch across town to Wet Hams.
- Fri Jul 21 3:36 PM
Rumours emerged last night that, Arsenal were considering a move for Manchester City youth star, Jadon Sancho, following his rejection of City’s contract offer. The 17-year-old is one of the brightest talents in City’s academy but it is thought to be doubting whether he has a clear path to the f...
- Fri Jul 21 2:01 PM
Arsenal trained yesterday evening ahead of their clash with Chelsea, in what is the final game of the Gunners’ pre-season tour of Asia. Although it the game will be a friendly between the two clubs, due to the ongoing rivalry of the two London giants, there will still be some bite to the game, a...
- Fri Jul 21 11:25 AM
London (AFP) – Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil is close to signing a new contract with the Gunners, according to British media reports on Friday. The German World Cup winner’s current deal runs out at the end of the 2017/18 season, but Arsenal are confident of wrapping up negotiations in the next co...
- Fri Jul 21 10:47 AM
No doubt many of you are aware of Michael Cox’s excellent tactics website, Zonal Marking, and he also writes for the likes of the Guardian, ESPN, FourFourTwo and others. On this somewhat surprise episode of the show, I chat to Michael about his new book: The Mixer: the Story of Premier League Tac...
- Fri Jul 21 9:35 AM
Talks between Manchester City and their academy star, Jadon Sancho have broken down according to the Independent, which has led to interest from both Arsenal and Tottenham. The 17-year-old winger is one of the best prospects in academy football and is regarded as the club’s brightest talent, in...
- Fri Jul 21 7:08 AM
Is next week going to be the week when things really start moving in the transfer market? I don’t know, but it could be. Despite the fact there’s constant communication wherever you are in the world these days, it feels like it’s more difficult to do deals when the manager and the Chief Executive...
- Fri Jul 21 3:25 AM
Shanghai (AFP) – There was the infamous Hong Kong “killer pitch”, an 11th-hour cancellation of a Manchester derby in Beijing and now Arsenal players struck down with food poisoning in Shanghai. Add to that searing heat, tropical downpours and long-haul flights, and it is easy to see why Arsenal m...
- Fri Jul 21 1:00 AM
Tottenham have made a £13.3 million bid for Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri, according to reports in France. Last month reports suggested Spurs had made initial contact with the Ivorian’s representatives. And now, Eurosport France (spotted by HITC) claims Tottenham have made their opening offer...
- Thu Jul 20 6:00 PM
Now comfortably into my 30s, I like to think I grew out of having favourite players some time ago. That’s not down to a schooled cynicism about “the modern game, ” I just think that, as you get older, you ought to have a heightened appreciation for the collective over the individual. You also bec...
- Thu Jul 20 5:00 PM
Arsenal are monitoring the situation of Tottenham target Ross Barkley
, according to The London Evening Standard. Barkley is expected to leave Everton this summer after refusing to sign a new deal with the Merseysiders at the end of last season. Spurs have been favourites to sign him for the last...
- Thu Jul 20 4:22 PM
Where is Mustafi? Having a baby. Meanwhile also out for this match were all of the other center backs, due to illness and short term
- Thu Jul 20 2:42 PM
West Ham Linked with Arsenal Midfielder Vitalfootball: West Ham: 20/07/2017 14:39:32 Lurking in the pages of a tabloid publication is the suggestion that West Ham United are showing an interest in an Arsenal midfielder.
- Thu Jul 20 2:39 PM
Crystal Palace are planning a second bid for Arsenal defender Calum Chambers, according to ESPN. Palace have identified the Arsenal man as one of their top targets this summer although they had their initial bid of £16 million rejected by Arsenal, who value Chambers at closer to £20 million. The...
- Thu Jul 20 10:29 AM
Wenger On Bayern Win & Shanghai Shock Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 20/07/2017 10:11:38 Arsene Wenger has paid tribute to Arsenal following a dramatic added time equaliser against Bayern Munich on Wednesday. The boss has also spoke of his shock at the Shanghai conditions.
- Thu Jul 20 10:06 AM
Martinez's Bayern Munich Penalty Delight Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 20/07/2017 09:48:54 Arsenal's unbeaten pre-season record was maintained following a penalty shootout victory over Bayern Munich in Shanghai, coming after a dramatic Gunners added time equaliser.
- Thu Jul 20 7:39 AM
Having been beaten 10-2 on aggregate by Bayern Munich in the Champions League last season, Arsenal had the last laugh by beating the Germans with a 1-1 draw and then lifting an actual trophy at the end of it. What did Bayern get for their sound thrashing of us last season? I’ll let you what … T...
- Thu Jul 20 7:04 AM
Chelsea TV Showing Arsenal Game For Free On-Line Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 20/07/2017 06:55:05 Here we go, the season starts here