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Caught Offside - Fri Oct 13 2:54 PM
Arsenal face Watford at Vicarage Road on Saturday evening, and Arsene Wenger has been handed several bits of positive injury news ahead of the encounter. The Gunners are on an impressive run of form as they’re unbeaten in their last seven games in all competitions, winning six and holding Chelsea...
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 13 10:53 AM
Who should Arsenal turn to? With reports that the whole Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City saga could be back on in the January transfer window, it’s fair to say Arsenal have some work to do. The Gunners reportedly face fresh interest from City in Sanchez this winter, with a cut-price deal of arou...
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 13 9:50 AM
Chelsea scouts are to be sent to watch Arsenal’s Europa League tie against Red Star Belgrade on Thursday, however it won’t be a Gunners player they’ll be keeping their eyes on. The Blues scouts are reportedly going to be attending the match in order to spy on 24-year-old Ghanian striker Richmond...
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 13 9:47 AM
Mourinho means business!Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly interested in Ivan Rakitic and could upset Arsenal by offering Anthony Martial to Barcelona in a swap deal. The Daily Mirror recently claimed Arsenal were considering a move for Martial as a replacement for Alexis Sanc...
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 13 8:22 AM
What a line up United could have next season!Manchester United are no strangers to big spending, but recent reports suggest they could take things to a whole other level with their transfer plans for next season. The Red Devils have had to show plenty of ambition since the retirement of Sir Alex...
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 13 6:32 AM
Not looking good, Gooners. Manchester City are reportedly lining up a fresh £20million bid to sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez in the January transfer window. Sanchez is set to be out of contract at the end of the season after failing to put pen to paper on a new deal at the Emirates Stadium....
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 9:55 PM
Mesut Ozil should not get back into Arsenal’s starting line up against Watford this weekend, according to Gunners legend Paul Merson. The Gunners are back in action after the international break, and travel to Vicarage Road for Saturday’s late kick-off. According to the Daily Telegraph, Ozil is b...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 9:13 PM
Arsene Wenger will be without Shkodran Mustafi for Arsenal’s tie with Watford this weekend after the defender picked up a thigh injury on international duty with Germany. The club’s website stated that Laurent Koscielny is also a major doubt following an Achilles tendon problem suffered earlier t...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 9:03 PM
Arsenal are currently on the prowl for a potential Alexis Sanchez replacement with his exit seemingly imminent – and Thomas Lemar fits that bill. The Gunners bid £90m on transfer deadline day for the winger but the deal failed to materialise. However, Monaco’s vice-president Vadim Vasilyev has re...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 8:53 PM
If it is one department Arsenal need improving, it is their defensive depth. After Gabriel Paulista left for Valencia for an undisclosed fee, per BBC Sport, Arsenal are crying out for another centre-half. Nikola Maksimovic of Lazio has been limited to little game time for Lazio, so say Football I...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 1:46 PM
Arsenal youngster Reiss Nelson has made it clear he’s eager for more chances in Arsene Wenger’s first-team this season. The talented 17-year-old made quite an impression during pre-season and has also been handed some playing time in the League Cup and Europa League this term. Still, Nelson’s pat...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 1:18 PM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been dealt another major injury blow after the international break. The Gunners face going into this weekend’s clash against Watford without four key defenders, according to the London Evening Standard. Shkodran Mustafi is the latest big blow for Arsenal at the b...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 11:13 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has reportedly held surprise talks over replacing Arsene Wenger at Arsenal next season. The Italian tactician has been a huge hit since taking over at Stamford Bridge, but is expected to leave the club in the summer. While a return to Italy seems most likely for the...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 10:55 AM
Arsenal have problems going into this weekend’s Premier League clash against Watford. The Gunners have potentially four defenders missing through injury ahead of Saturday, with Laurent Koscielny set to undergo a fitness test. According to the London Evening Standard, the Frenchman is Arsenal’s be...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 9:43 AM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has not ruled out selling Mesut Ozil in the January transfer window amid rumours that rivals Manchester United are chasing him. The Germany international is in the final year of his contract with the Gunners, though his agent was quoted on Sky Sports yesterday sugges...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 9:33 AM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has given his response to Alexis Sanchez and Chile missing out on World Cup qualification this week. The Gunners forward could not help prevent his national side losing 3-0 to Brazil and missing out on a place in Russia for next summer’s tournament. Wenger, however...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 7:54 AM
Paul Merson has made the rather brave suggestion that Arsenal would be more likely to win the Premier League if they had Harry Redknapp as manager instead of Arsene Wenger. Whether or not he means it or is deploying the trick most pundits these days use of producing outlandish claims to get atten...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 12 7:23 AM
Manchester United are reportedly ready to hand Juan Mata a new contract amid transfer speculation suggesting they’re interested in Mesut Ozil. A similar type of creative midfield player to Mata, Ozil was linked by the Independent recently as a top target for Jose Mourinho, who worked with the Ger...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 4:13 PM
Paris Saint-Germain defender Dani Alves has basically called on his club to seal the transfer of Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez. The Chile international’s contract is up at the end of the season and he’s been the subject of much speculation over his future as a result. READ MORE International star m...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 3:48 PM
When 16-year-old Jack Wilshere burst onto the English football scene, Arsenal (and England) fans were rubbing their hands in the presumption that the youngster would go on to become one of the country’s elite players within the near future. What has happened since is no less than underwhelming bu...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 3:30 PM
Alexis Sanchez may well be having words with David Ospina when the pair return to Arsenal training. Chile will not be going to the World Cup after failing to earn a qualification spot in the South American qualifiers table meaning Sanchez will not be travelling to Russia next summer. Peru’s draw...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 3:08 PM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho went on a personal scouting mission in order to look at Eintracht Frankfurt midfielder Mijat Gacinovic, who is also being eyed by Arsenal. The Sun are reporting that both Premier League giants are interested in signing the Serbia international, with United...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 2:42 PM
Mesut Ozil’s agent has hinted that his client could end up staying at Arsenal and signing a new contract despite recent rumours linking him with a transfer to Manchester United. The Germany international is heading towards the end of his current Gunners deal, leading to some speculation that he c...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 12:26 PM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is unsure on whether to move for Arsenal and Germany star Mesut Ozil in the summer. This is according to the Sun, who report that the Red Devils boss isn’t convinced that the 28-year-old can provide him with the qualities he needs. SEE MORE: £45million star...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 10:55 AM
Wojciech Szczesny has revealed he left Arsenal for Juventus this summer due to his desire to win more silverware. The Poland international, who left Arsene Wenger’s side in the summer for a move to Turin, is enjoying the strong winning mentality at his new club, he told Mediaset Premium (as tra...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 9:41 AM
Arsenal legend Robert Pires has weighed in with a surprise verdict on the Olivier Giroud vs Alexandre Lacazette debate. The duo are competing for places up front with both Arsenal and the French national team this season, but Pires has a clear idea of who should start for Didier Deschamps’ side a...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 8:18 AM
Arsenal fans, your love affair with striker Olivier Giroud could about to come to an end. It is being reported that the France international, who has managed to bag an impressive 100 goals in 238 games for the north London side, is attracting interest from all three of AC Milan, Inter Milan and J...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 11 8:16 AM
Arsenal players reportedly feel Arsene Wenger will finally let Alexis Sanchez leave for Manchester City in the January transfer window. The Gunners fought off interest in the Chile international all summer, though BBC Sport claimed they accepted a bid from City on deadline day before changing the...
Caught Offside - Tue Oct 10 6:03 PM
It wasn’t the greatest of second seasons for Anthony Martial at Man Utd last year, as he struggled to make his mark under Jose Mourinho. Having made such a positive impact in his debut campaign with the Red Devils, in which he scored 18 goals and provided 11 assists in 56 appearances, he managed...
Caught Offside - Tue Oct 10 2:34 PM
Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi has reportedly been ruled out of this weekend’s clash with Watford after suffering an injury on international duty. The 25-year-old pulled up with what looked to be a hamstring problem in the win over Azerbaijan in the first half, as he was helped off the pitch a...
Caught Offside - Tue Oct 10 11:28 AM
Arsenal fans are currently gnawing at their fingernails over the future of Alexis Sanchez at the Emirates with major doubts cast over any potential new deal being tabled. It seems that Arsene Wenger may be resigned to losing their star man, as he lines up potential replacements for the Chilean. A...
Caught Offside - Tue Oct 10 11:21 AM
Arsenal are often blamed as trying to score the perfect goal or only playing sexy football. However, Olivier Giroud’s scorpion kick against Crystal Palace last year was almost as good-looking as the man himself. Almost. It was so spectacular that it has been nominated for the FIFA Puskas Goal of...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 2:30 PM
Jack Wilshere’s talent and quality has never really been in doubt, but in order to earn a long-term future at Arsenal, he has to stay fit. That’s ultimately the message from Arsene Wenger, who has challenged the 25-year-old to maintain his fitness over the next three months and prove to him and t...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 2:09 PM
Arsenal are reportedly interested in a potential transfer move for Atlanta United attacking midfielder Miguel Almiron. However, they could face competition from Inter Milan for the 23-year-old Paraguayan, who has shone in the MLS in 2017. READ MORE Arsenal star hints at future move after revealin...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 1:33 PM
Former Arsenal star Marc Overmars has an agreement in place to quit Ajax and take up a role with the Gunners next season, according to reports. The Dutchman is currently director of football at Ajax, a role he has held since 2012, but Tuttomercatoweb claim he’s set for a switch to north London. R...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 12:39 PM
Arsenal are reportedly one of the clubs in the running to seal the transfer of Barcelona star Arda Turan this January following reports last week that Mesut Ozil could be on his way to Manchester United. The Independent claimed the Red Devils were confident of snapping Ozil up on a free when his...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 12:16 PM
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud admits he was close to joining Everton during the summer transfer window but hinted his future could lie back in France. The 31-year-old has been with the Gunners since joining from Montpellier in 2012, and his future came under some speculation during the most rece...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 9:01 AM
Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford is playing ‘in a straitjacket’ for England, according to Arsenal legend Martin Keown. The former Gunners defender told the Daily Mail that Gareth Southgate is too rigid with how he has his attackers playing after two uninspiring results in the latest roun...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 8:25 AM
Barcelona are reportedly monitoring Anthony Martial’s situation at Manchester United amid rumours also linking him as a shock transfer target for their Premier League rivals Arsenal. Mundo Deportivo claim Barca have been alerted to Martial’s situation due to his lack of playing time under Jose Mo...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 9 6:55 AM
Arsenal look to have been dealt a potentially big injury blow after Germany boss Joachim Low delivered his verdict on defender Shkodran Mustafi. The 25-year-old went off in his country’s win over Azerbaijan, with what Sky Sports claim looks like being a problem with a torn ligament. READ MORE Odd...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 6:42 PM
Manchester United fans, we’ve finally got some positive news on the injury front. Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who re-signed for the club in the summer after being released at the end of last season, could be set to return from his knee injury within a month. According to Football365, the...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 1:19 PM
Odds have been slashed on Anthony Martial’s next club being Arsenal after transfer speculation involving the Manchester United forward today. The Daily Mirror have linked the France international as a top target for Arsene Wenger as he weighs up replacing Alexis Sanchez. READ MORE Arsenal star fi...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 10:51 AM
Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi has revealed how Arsene Wenger and the club’s players turned their fortunes around after a 4-0 defeat to Liverpool earlier in the season. The Gunners were thrashed by the Reds at Anfield, making it successive defeats in the Premier League after they also lost 1-0 at Sto...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 8:23 AM
Arsenal starlet Alex Iwobi has warned it would be a ‘huge setback’ if they were to lose star duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil amid transfer speculation over their futures. Various reports have emerged this week that the Gunners could lose both attackers to Premier League rivals as they head towa...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 6:58 AM
Arsenal are reportedly considering a January transfer window move for Everton winger Ademola Lookman as they seek to bolster their attack. Arsene Wenger is planning for life potentially without both Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott, with Lookman emerging as a serious contender to come in this wint...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 6:30 AM
Arsenal are plotting a surprise transfer swoop for Manchester United forward Anthony Martial as a replacement for Alexis Sanchez, according to reports. The Gunners could be in need of a big-name addition up front next summer amid ongoing speculation over Sanchez’s future at the Emirates Stadium....
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 6:04 PM
Sergio Aguero may be one of the most lethal strikers in world football, but that doesn’t seem to be enough for Pep Guardiola. Latest reports from the Daily Mail claim Manchester City could be willing to let the Argentine hit-man leave the club this January if they can secure the £20million signin...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 2:11 PM
Manchester City are reportedly ready to make a £20million bid for Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez in January, with Sergio Aguero possibly set to make way. The Argentine is a target for AC Milan and Pep Guardiola could surprisingly be willing to let him leave, according to the Daily Mail. READ MORE Ar...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 11:51 AM
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has been described as one of the best target men in world football by former Montpellier team-mate Younes Belhanda. The 31-year-old hasn’t always been a firm fan-favourite during his five years at the Emirates Stadium, but recently scored his 100th goal for the Gunn...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 11:25 AM
Gareth Southgate has said what it will take for Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere to claim a spot in future England squads. Southgate, who saw his side struggle to a 1-0 win over Slovenia this week, is reportedly looking for more creative players to play in England’s midfield, with the former Bournemouth l...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 10:34 AM
Arsenal are reportedly ready to swoop for the transfer of Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson as he nears the end of his contract. The Red Devils youngster is currently on loan at Shrewsbury Town and is also attracting interest from Benfica, who could land him on a free transfer if he doe...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 10:04 AM
Arsenal are reportedly leading Atletico Madrid in the battle to seal the transfer of Abdulkadir Omur, according to one of his former coaches. The Gunners have a good track record of poaching the best young talent from around the world, and Omur appears to be the latest to come on to Arsene Wenger...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 7:29 AM
Talks between Arsenal and Alexis Sanchez have reportedly hit a wall as the rumoured Manchester City transfer target refuses to sign a new deal at the Emirates Stadium. The Chile international is set to be out of contract with the Gunners at the end of this season, with City still the favourites t...