- Tue Jul 4 11:53 PM
Arsenal have finally signed a star quality forward, finally leaving the whole left by Robin Van Persie. The Gunners were heavily linked with Lacazette last season but eventually pulled out due to Lyon’s asking price. According to Ligue 1 expert, Julien Laurens, the Gunners have been tracking Lac...
- Tue Jul 4 9:59 PM
Alexandre Lacazette has been linked to Arsenal since 2015, and the Gunners finally look set to break their transfer record to bring the Frenchman to the club with a £52 million fee including bonuses. The signing could be announced in the next day or so which allows us to take a closer look at one...
- Tue Jul 4 8:39 PM
A number of Arsenal’s first-team reported back to training this week for pre-season training today ahead of the club’s tour of Australia and China. Club captain Per Mertesacker, Mesut Ozil and Petr Cech will be joined by new signing, Sead Kolasinac this week. The defender is the first signing Ars...
- Tue Jul 4 7:54 PM
The Arsenal first-team held their maiden training session of pre-season this morning, with nine players from outside the senior squad in attendance. Goalkeeper Matt Macey and midfielder Jon Toral, who are both now classed as senior players under Premier League and UEFA rules, trained with the squ...
- Tue Jul 4 5:52 PM
According to Italian publication, Calcomercato, Arsenal will sign Riyad Mahrez. Arsenen Wenger seems to have learnt from last summer as he has been surprisingly proactive so far. Kolasinac has been signed up, while Lacazette will be announced imminently, which surely excite the Arsenal fans and...
- Tue Jul 4 2:30 PM
Arsenal set to confirm the capture of 37-goal star, player arrives in London for medical - originally posted on Sportslens.com Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette is in London right now and his transfer to Arsenal should be confirmed soon. Arsenal will pay around £52m for the Lyon attacker. The 26-y...
- Tue Jul 4 1:46 PM
Premier League striker keen to stay despite Everton and West Ham interest - originally posted on Sportslens.com French striker Olivier Giroud
has committed his future to Arsenal after claiming that he ‘wants to carry on good journey’ at the North London club. The Gunners are poised to sign their...
- Tue Jul 4 1:28 PM
Arsenal's Giroud Ruled Out - Rooney Stepped Up? Vitalfootball: Everton: 04/07/2017 13:22:17 Giroud plays down a possible Everton, West Ham or Lyon switch, insisting he's 'loyal' to Arsenal. Meanwhile, the Blues have 'stepped up' interest in Manchester United's Rooney.
- Tue Jul 4 12:53 PM
West Ham transfer target Olivier Giroud
insists that he wants to stay and fight for his place at Arsenal.
- Tue Jul 4 11:16 AM
There is a real possibility that Santi Cazorla has played his last game for Arsenal. According to the Express, Cazorla has suffered yet another injury setback in his recovery from an ankle injury that has kept him out since October. The midfielder is now scheduled to return in April, while his c...
- Tue Jul 4 10:34 AM
Quote from Frankly, Mr Shankly on Yesterday at 11:22:01 pm You sure Salford is 5 minutes from the ground Keith? Most Man Utd fans have Essex accents don't they??! Off topic
- Tue Jul 4 8:28 AM
Ah, Tuesday. The day of the week when you’re just glad it’s not Monday anymore and can look forward to the hump of the week tomorrow with Thursday being the inevitable slide towards Friday, which you know will go quickly because time seems to be going ever faster, and you’ve too many things to do...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Tue Jul 4 7:00 AM
Giroud to stay at Arsenal, Costa holding up Lukaku move and more in today’s important links Everton kicked off the transfer window with a pair of exciting signings on Monday, and it would seem that they are still not done yet. But no further additions are imminent. So, be patient, Toffees. We may...
- Mon Jul 3 12:34 PM
Arsenal Striker Interesting Koeman? Vitalfootball: Everton: 03/07/2017 12:25:35 Everton will make a move for Arsenal's Giroud? Battling West Ham and Marseille for the Frenchman as an 'ideal replacement' for Chelsea-linked Lukaku, who could join Manchester United?
- Mon Jul 3 12:29 PM
Arsenal set to complete record signing this week, 37-goal star could help them win the title - originally posted on Sportslens.com Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette is set to complete his transfer to Arsenal this week. Lacazette had a sensational season in Ligue 1 last year and Arsenal will be del...
- Mon Jul 3 11:02 AM
Everton are preparing a £20 million bid for Arsenal striker, Olivier Giroud
according to John Cross. The Frenchman signed a new deal in January, which would take him up tp 2020 but with the impending arrival of Alexandre Lacazette, it seems Giroud could well be on the move. Giroud had to fight...
- Mon Jul 3 8:44 AM
Good morning and welcome to a brand new week, with me, Tom, your stand-in host for the week, while Blogs drinks beer for breakfast and doesn’t have to snooze his alarm clock seven times before hauling himself out of bed to face the warm and sunny climes of Dublin. He’s off on his hols to … The...
- Sun Jul 2 8:09 PM
Report: Arsenal ready to pay £125m for Mbappe - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are preparing a record £125m bid for the wonderkid. From Sportslens.com - Football News | Football Blog
Royal Blue Mersey
- Sun Jul 2 7:30 PM
Everton’s impressive transfer window could see them seeking to move on their direct rivals Everton are keen on making a move for Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud
, according to Paul Joyce of the Independent. The Blues are pushing ahead with their summer business having already completed the signing...
- Sun Jul 2 5:24 PM
Arsenal have now agreed a €53 million transfer fee for Alexandre Lacazette, according to Jason Burt of the Daily Telegraph. The French forward will now travel to London to complete a club record fee to Arsenal, in a deal estimated to be worth around £52 million. Arsenal have agreed to pay an ini...
- Sun Jul 2 4:25 PM
Looks like Ox turned down the Arsenal deal, I think Ox to us is going to happen more and more. Like I said earlier, if healthy I see him being a guy who utility's for us this year and then if we move Lallana when is contract extension kicks in next yea
- Sun Jul 2 3:23 PM
French journalist, Nabil Djellit, has denied reports that Riyad Mahrez is set to join Arsenal. Within the last few hours, rumours broke that the Algerian forward had agreed to join Arsenal and could be announced as soon as next week. Djellit – who denied that Mahrez was set to join Arsenal last...
- Sun Jul 2 3:09 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @Gunnerblog. On this week’s show we discuss the apparently imminent signing of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon for what will be a club record fee. We discuss the French international, how he might fit in, and why Ars...
- Sun Jul 2 3:00 PM
Summer transfer season is certainly a strange time for both soccer clubs and fans. Wild rumors, millions of dollars being thrown around, and even some player transfer requests fill the summer months heading into the long haul of a new season. One club that is particularly in the midst of a hectic...
- Sun Jul 2 2:53 PM
Carlo Ancelotti confirms Bayern Munich’s interest to sign Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez - originally posted on Sportslens.com Carlo Ancelotti has hinted that Bayern Munich may be interested in signing Arsenal’s star attacker Alexis Sanchez this summer. Following another disappointing campaign with the...
- Sun Jul 2 2:43 PM
Arsenal have placed a £8 million price tag on defender, Kieran Gibbs
according to the Mirror. With the arrival of new signing, Sead Kolasinac, Gibbs’ long-term future has become unclear. Moreover, at 27, with only 12 months remaining on his contract and playing back up to Nacho Monreal, it seems...
- Sun Jul 2 1:34 PM
Toffees Join Hammers in Showing Interest in Giroud Vitalfootball: West Ham: 02/07/2017 13:27:32 The list of suitors being linked with a West Ham United target continues to grow.
- Sun Jul 2 12:25 PM
Barca Move for Arsenal Defender Gets Nearer Vitalfootball: Barca: 02/07/2017 12:12:36 The will he, won`t he saga of a possible return to the Camp Nou for Hector Bellerin, appears to have taken another twist this weekend.
- Sun Jul 2 10:20 AM
A Kolasinac-shaped left-back aside, this June was hardly flaming in the transfer department. July is where the action usually is, I tell myself, and it’s an opinion I can justify with the exciting and growing chatter about Lacazette. However, there’s a lot of hot air out there when it comes to tr...
- Sun Jul 2 8:48 AM
Hello folks, it’s it’s Sunday so a very quick round-up for you. Although today there’s a special Sunday treat as we’ll have an Arsecast Extra for you. The Sunday Mirror say that Arsenal are planning a ‘stunning £125m’ move for Kylian Mbappe with Arsene Wenger having the chats with the player’s fa...
- Sat Jul 1 4:59 PM
After failed contract talks with Arsenal, young prodigy, Chris Willock has joined Benfica. The youngster’s deal ran out at the end of last month, although Arsenal did make a last ditch attempt to sign Willock to a new deal. Really happy and excited to say i have signed for @SLBenfica God is great...
- Sat Jul 1 4:30 PM
In the know BBC journalist, David Ornstein has confirmed that Arsenal are close to completing a deal for Alexandre Lacazette. Arsenal have been locked in talks with Lyon over the player over the last week. It is understood that Arsenal will agree a club record fee for the striker, potentially exc...
- Sat Jul 1 9:36 AM
Record Fee FINALLY Expected To Net Lacazette Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 01/07/2017 09:10:22 Currently standing at the £42.4m paid to Real Madrid for Ozil - who looks like he'll stay? - in 2013, Arsenal will break the transfer record to secure the signing of Lyon's Lacazette.
- Sat Jul 1 8:14 AM
Morning all, a very quick Saturday round-up for you. The big news this morning is that Alexandre Lacazette is set to become an Arsenal player, with a deal more or less done between us and Lyon. Despite all the talking from their president, the will-he? won’t-he? shake-it-all-abouty, it seems we’r...
- Fri Jun 30 10:22 PM
I think we were the only team missing on here So Sanchez is likely to leave, while Mesut dropped a big hint today he is staying ( http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/transfer-news/mesut-ozil-drops-major-hint-10713374 ). Regarding our new signings, we should get Lacazette and Mahrez. If we kept...
- Fri Jun 30 9:55 PM
Hector Bellerin played the full game as Spain were beaten 1-0 by Germany in the final of the U21 European Championship tonight. The Arsenal defender came close to scoring with a header in the first-half, but it was Germany who took the lead through Mitchell Weiser. Although Bellerin made some goo...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Fri Jun 30 8:05 PM
Blues to rival Arsenal for 27 year old wide man Everton ’s summer transfer window has been an absolute roller coaster to date, and the period in which teams can register new players isn’t even open yet. Jordan Pickford , Davy Klaassen, and Henry Onyekuru are through the doors at USM Finch Farm, w...
- Fri Jun 30 7:15 PM
Chris Willock has left Arsenal to sign a five-year deal with Benfica. The left-winger’s contract with the Gunners expires today and he has elected to move to Benfica, where he will initially play in the B team. A player who has long been highly regarded at Arsenal, Willock trained with the first-...
- Fri Jun 30 7:11 PM
Arsenal close in on £45m transfer deal to sign Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are on the verge of completing transfer deal to sign French centre forward Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon, the Sky Sports report. The Gunners have had their initial bid reject...
- Fri Jun 30 5:33 PM
14 goals & 17 assists last season: Arsenal confident of signing £30m forward, talks progressing well - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is looking to add some firepower to his attack this summer and the Frenchman is keen on signing the Monaco forward Thomas Lemar....
- Fri Jun 30 2:26 PM
West Ham have been offered the opportunity to sign former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie.
- Fri Jun 30 2:11 PM
Alexis Sanchez Knows Where He'll Be Next Season Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 30/06/2017 13:48:25 Alexis Sanchez is attracting attention from Manchester City, reportedly his preferred club, and Bayern Munich. The Arsenal forward says he knows where he'll be.
- Fri Jun 30 1:46 PM
Ozil's Arsenal Extension Indication? Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 30/06/2017 13:35:22 Has Mesut Ozil dropped the biggest hint yet that he's prepared to extend this Arsenal contract? The German has reportedly renewed his executive box at the Emirates Stadium.
- Fri Jun 30 1:31 PM
West Ham Play Down Wilshere Interest Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 30/06/2017 13:08:38 Jack Wilshere
, presently bidding to return to fitness having broken his leg during a loan spell at Bournemouth, could well leave Arsenal but West Ham have played down interest.
- Fri Jun 30 1:06 PM
Several English media outlets recently revealed that Sergio Agüero could possibly be traded to Arsenal in a swap deal for Alexis Sánchez. Sánchez’s current contract with Arsenal expires at the end of next season, and he has repeatedly expressed his frustration with Arsenal’s lackluster performanc...
- Fri Jun 30 12:57 PM
Oxlade-Chamberlain deal extended Vitalfootball: Portsmouth: 30/06/2017 12:40:59 Unlike his big brother at Arsenal, England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
, Christian's future has been secured as he's signed a new one year contract at Pompey.
- Fri Jun 30 12:57 PM
Gold Rules Out West Ham Move for Wilshere Vitalfootball: West Ham: 30/06/2017 12:42:08 Transfer speculation has, this week, seen West Ham United linked with the acquisition of a midfielder.
- Fri Jun 30 12:26 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis on Friday urged fans to cease their heckling of Arsene Wenger and unite behind the long-serving manager. Despite speculation about his future the 67-year-old French coach finally signed a new two-year contract after the end of last season in whi...
- Fri Jun 30 12:07 PM
Arsenal Left Back Still Wanted? Vitalfootball: Watford: 30/06/2017 11:55:29 Watford had reportedly shelved interest in Arsenal's England left back Kieran Gibbs? His asking price had seen attention switched to Middlesbrough's George Friend.
- Fri Jun 30 9:30 AM
Arsenal Bring In Former Palace & Newcastle Coach Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 30/06/2017 09:16:33 Arsenal are adding former Crystal Palace and Newcastle goalkeeping coach Andy Woodman, father of England U20 World Cup winning keeper Freddie, to the backroom staff.
Bitter and Blue
- Fri Jun 30 8:46 AM
Could City make a move for the French phenom since Arsenal are playing hardball over Alexis Sanchez? Le10Sport dropped a bombshell recently claiming French forward Ousmane Dembélé was in Manchester meeting with Pep Guardiola with an eye towards working with the Catalan next season. It seems after...
- Fri Jun 30 8:28 AM
Thomas Lemar is reportedly on the radar of both Tottenham and Arsenal and so while any Spurs transfer gossip is at a premium shall we take a closer look at the Monaco winger. Click here to read the article
- Fri Jun 30 8:25 AM
Watford plotting ambitious move for Arsenal player, Gunners ready to sell him for this much - originally posted on Sportslens.com Watford are looking to sign the Arsenal left back Kieran Gibbs this summer. The 27-year-old is no longer a part of Arsene Wenger’s first-team plans and is available fo...
- Fri Jun 30 7:50 AM
Morning all. There’s nothing stirring in the transfer world, but last night saw the Q&A with supporters groups at which Ivan Gazidis gave a speech and spoke to fans. He took questions from the floor – not pre-approved ones either – and you can read a very detailed report from Tim Stillman over on...
- Fri Jun 30 4:22 AM
i've always liked ox. can't believe he's still only 23. to me it's a no brainer. he gets to bail arsenal who are slipping, we are hopefully going to finish above them again. we get a solid squad player who will get better. he's much better than using O
- Fri Jun 30 12:01 AM
Arsenal’s players return to pre-season training in early July as they begin their build-up for a pivotal 2017-18 Premier League campaign. The Gunners look likely to enter the transfer market with a number of top players from around Europe linked with the North London club including Monaco’s Thoma...