- Tue Jul 3 5:58 PM
Arsenal line up bid for international, Tottenham Hotspur have offer rejected - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have been linked with a move for Barcelona midfielder Anrde Gomes. The Gunners have been busy in the transfer market this summer, but the Independent has claimed that manager...
- Tue Jul 3 3:22 PM
New Arsenal head coach Unai Emery held his first training session at the club today, with a host of youngsters in attendance. Midfielder Emile Smith Rowe was amongst them along with defender Jordi Osei-Tutu. Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock, Eddie Nketiah and Matt Macey also trained with the squad. Adve...
- Tue Jul 3 1:45 PM
London (AFP) – England international defender Calum Chmbers is willing to battle to gain a first choice place at Arsenal after signing a long term contract on Tuesday. The 23-year-old — whose international career has
- Tue Jul 3 8:17 AM
Emmanuel Eboue slams Pep Guardiola for the way that he treated Manchester City legend - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal star Emmanuel Eboue has said that Pep Guardiola was responsible for the decline in Yahya Toure’s career. The 35-year-old Toure joined City in 2010 from Barcel...
- Tue Jul 3 5:59 AM
Arsenal completed their third signing of the summer yesterday with the shock capture of Greek centre-half Sokratis Papastathopoulos. Talk about out of the blue! I kid, obviously, as this is one that has been in the pipeline for some time, and he’s now the third former Borussia Dortmund player to...
- Mon Jul 2 8:23 PM
Done deal: Arsenal confirm another signing, shirt number revealed - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal confirm they have made another signing this summer, with Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos making the switch to the Emirates Stadium. He’s the third arrival ahead of...
- Mon Jul 2 6:16 PM
Sven Mislintat’s little black book has delivered another Greek centre-back. After the January signing of Konstantinos Mavropanos, Arsenal have now added Sokratis Papastathopoulos to their defensive ranks. The defender joins on a three-year deal from Borussia Dortmund. So, what exactly have we bou...
- Mon Jul 2 6:08 PM
Arsenal unveiled their third signing of the summer transfer window in the shape of Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos, who penned a ‘long-term’ contract with the north-Londoners on Monday afternoon after departing Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund for a supposed £17m. The 30-year-old cent...
- Mon Jul 2 5:50 PM
London (AFP) – Seasoned Greek international defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos became Arsenal manager Unai Emery’s third signing in the close season on Monday, putting pen to paper on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee. The
- Mon Jul 2 4:08 PM
Confirmed: Highly-rated midfielder signs first contract with Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Robbie Burton confirms he has signed his first professional contract with Arsenal. The highly-rated midfielder is coming off the back of a impressive season with the Gunners at youth level a...
- Mon Jul 2 1:04 PM
Blow for Tottenham and Arsenal, club would not accept £45 million offer for international target - originally posted on Sportslens.com Stuttgart sporting director Michael Reschke has insisted that full-back Benjamin Pavard will not be sold this summer. The 22-year-old has been linked with both To...
- Mon Jul 2 12:25 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. The World Cup continues with shocks, drama, excitement, penalty shoot-outs and more. We chat about the goings-on, an impressive performance from rumoured target Lucas Torreira and whether that will scu...
- Mon Jul 2 11:30 AM
Arsenal target arrives in UK to finalise move, Emery set to seal his third signing - originally posted on Sportslens.com Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos is all set to complete his move to Arsenal. According to Sky Sports, the defender has arrived in the UK to finalise his mov...
- Mon Jul 2 6:07 AM
It was penalty shoot-out mayhem over the weekend as both games went 120 minutes before being decided by spot-kicks. Russia went through on penalties in the first game after Spain attempted to bore them into submission for the previous 120 minutes. They have been wonderful to watch at times but I...
- Mon Jul 2 3:11 AM
Good evening. Normally I write in the day but since the matches are happening from 1100-1400 now Spain went out in the early match and it was sort of fun, if you like watching the pendulum on your grandfather clock.…
- Sun Jul 1 2:57 PM
Arsenal’s veteran goalkeeper Petr Cech
has vowed to ‘fight’ for supremacy between the sticks next term following the arrival of German stopper Bernd Leno, despite recognising the growing interest for his experienced services from foreign clubs, including, most notably, SSC Napoli of the Italian S...
- Sun Jul 1 1:23 PM
Arsenal allegedly tabled a £27m bid for Boca Juniors’ 22-year-old attacker Cristian Pavon in January, and according to a report published by Spanish outlet AS (via talkSPORT), the Gunners are supposedly monitoring the potential availability of the Argentina international, who represented his coun...
- Sun Jul 1 12:42 PM
Subject to a report published by Sunday Express, Borussia Dortmund’s Sokratis Papastathopoulos has supposedly embarked to London to finalise a highly-anticipated £18m switch to Arsenal, having agreed upon a deal with the north-Londoners a fortnight ago. Flying from Kalamata, Greece, it’s said tha...
- Sun Jul 1 11:58 AM
Liverpool "in the hunt" with Arsenal to sign £130, 000 per week international star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Liverpool are set to rival Arsenal for the signature of Real Madrid star Lucas Vazquez. The Gunners are willing to pay Vazquez around £130, 000 per week, but Marca has claimed...
- Sun Jul 1 11:28 AM
Arsenal on alert as £35 million target submits transfer demand - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal target Steven N’Zonzi has demanded a transfer away from Sevilla. According to Mucho Deporte, N’Zonzi’s father has sumbitted a formal request to the La Liga club on behalf of his son. Sevil...
- Sun Jul 1 8:38 AM
Major development here this morning, the puppy had a lie in! This changes everything. Or, in essence, the time I’m woken up. She’s now lying at my feet chewing on a piece of wood, but precious sleep is a wonderful thing. A quick World Cup round-up for you, and yesterday I spoke about France and …
- Sun Jul 1 8:22 AM
Arsenal could look elsewhere as target gets greedy with £80, 000 per week wage demands - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal target Max Meyer appears set to price himself out of a move to the Premier League. The Schalke midfielder is now a free agent after running down his contract with t...
- Sat Jun 30 10:22 PM
A couple of barn-burners today as France barely got past a completely dysfunctional Argentina coached by Lionel Messi and Uruguay played an Atletico Madrid style low block defensive style and beat Christian Ronald and the Portugals 2-1 thanks to Edinson…
- Sat Jun 30 6:36 AM
Morning, hope you all coped adequately yesterday – the first day without World Cup football since the tournament began. The black hole of nothingness it left will be filled by two knockout games today. First up, France take on Argentina. The French have been a bit meh throughout, while Argentina...
- Fri Jun 29 7:07 PM
A report published by Sky Sports suggests that Arsenal and Calum Chambers are close to finalising a revised deal which would ensure that the promising 23-year-old centre-half remains at the Emirates for the foreseeable future under Unai Emery’s studied command. A product of Southampton’s coveted...
- Fri Jun 29 6:15 PM
Japan advanced from the group stages and get to face Belgium thanks to FIFA’s “fair play” tiebreaker. If two teams in the group stages of the World Cup are even on points, even on goal difference, even on goals scored, …
- Fri Jun 29 5:23 PM
Arsenal announced today that Deyan Iliev, Tolaji Bola and Robbie Burton have all signed new contracts with the club. Goalkeeper Iliev, who has been at Arsenal since 2012, showed some significant signs of improvement last season following a two-year injury layoff. The Macedonian shot-stopper made...
- Fri Jun 29 5:12 PM
Vlad Dragomir is likely to sign for French club Monaco on a free transfer despite his agent’s claims that the midfielder is still in talks with Arsenal over a new deal. The versatile Romanian youngster will officially become a free agent on Sunday as he has yet to accept Arsenal’s offer of a new...
- Fri Jun 29 11:25 AM
Moscow (AFP) – Russia hope hulking Arsenal striker Artem Dzyuba’s mean streak can lead them past former champions Spain in the host nation’s first World Cup knockout stage match since Soviet times. That’s Arsenal Tula
- Fri Jun 29 6:34 AM
Morning all, welcome to Friday and the Week of Scorch and Aftersun – as it will be known here in Ireland – continues. I really can’t ever remember it being this hot for this long here before. It’s good for staying in the shade and watching the World Cup though. I didn’t get to see …
- Fri Jun 29 5:48 AM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. There’s not a lot of Arsenal news this week, but here’s a podcast anyway. I’m joined by Tim Stillman to chat about the World Cup, Brazil’s chances of going the distance, his aversion to VAR versus the drama and entertainment it pro...