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Caught Offside - Sat Jul 15 2:48 PM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has denied making a world record £123m bid for Monaco’s highly coveted forward Kylian Mbappe and believes he will stay with the French champions for one more season. Speaking to Metro, Wenger ruled out any move for the 19 year old and has refuted suggestions that he...
Caught Offside - Sat Jul 15 10:19 AM
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has been texting Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez in an attempt to try and keep the highly-rated winger at the club, according to the Sun. Gunners both Wenger expects the forward to remain in North London and see out the remain year he has left on his deal at the Emirates...
Caught Offside - Sat Jul 15 9:50 AM
Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin has jokingly hit back at his critics by posting a tweet on Twitter. Bellerin, who looks set to be staying at the Emirates this summer, posted a picture of himself crossing a road in Puerto Rico with the caption “Heard you lot want me to work on my crossing” Despit...
Caught Offside - Sat Jul 15 8:57 AM
Birmingham City are reportedly in talks to bring former Chelsea and Arsenal left-back Ashley Cole to the club, according to the Sun. Birmingham boss Harry Redknapp is eager to bring in Cole, who has one year left on his contract with La Galaxy, in order to add experience to his side’s defence ahe...
Caught Offside - Fri Jul 14 4:26 PM
Alexandre Lacazette is set to take the Premier League by storm, according to his new team-mate Alex Iwobi. Lacazette has become Arsenal’s record signing after Arsene Wenger paid Lyon over £50m for his services and the French international wasted little time in showing his talents, scoring just fi...
Caught Offside - Fri Jul 14 10:53 AM
Arsenal and Chelsea are reportedly discussing the possibility of a player exchange deal involving Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Nemanja Matic. Both players have been heavily linked with exits this summer, with Oxlade-Chamberlain having just 12 months remaining on his Arsenal contract. Meanwhile, Ma...
Caught Offside - Fri Jul 14 7:20 AM
Arsenal can seemingly look forward to seeing Hector Bellerin in the side next season, as Barcelona are on the verge of signing Nelson Semedo instead. The Catalan giants were heavily linked with a swoop for their former youth star this summer, as they looked for a long-term solution to their issue...
Caught Offside - Thu Jul 13 1:49 PM
Alexandre Lacazette wasted little time in getting off the mark for Arsenal, taking just 15 minutes to score in his debut against Sydney. As per BBC Sport, the French international completed his £52m move to the Gunners last week, and was on the plane for their pre-season tour. Much to the delight...
Caught Offside - Thu Jul 13 11:21 AM
A delegation of Barcelona officials have reportedly flown out to Lisbon in order to complete a deal for Benfica right-back Nelson Semedo. The Catalan giants have failed to properly address their issue at right-back since Dani Alves left the club last summer, and it was a problematic area for Luis...
Caught Offside - Thu Jul 13 8:53 AM
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud is reportedly set to be the subject of an offer from Borussia Dortmund this summer amid doubts over his future. The 30-year-old has been a steady presence in the Gunners squad since arriving from Montpellier in 2012, scoring between 16 and 24 goals in his five seaso...
Caught Offside - Wed Jul 12 2:32 PM
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is reportedly confident of landing Monaco ace Thomas Lemar in a £45m deal, which would take his summer spending over £100m. After their disappointment in the Premier League and Champions League last season, changes were needed and the French tactician has already made o...
Caught Offside - Wed Jul 12 10:19 AM
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reiterated that the club’s intention is to keep Alexis Sanchez this summer, and he will not be sold to a Premier League rival. The 28-year-old has just 12 months remaining on his current contract with the Gunners, and in turn speculation has been rife over his futur...
Caught Offside - Wed Jul 12 8:25 AM
Arsenal may have just broken their club transfer record to sign Alexandre Lacazette, but Arsene Wenger reportedly still wants Kylian Mbappe. The 18-year-old Monaco starlet is one of the most in-demand players in Europe after his exploits last season, helping the French outfit to the Ligue 1 title...
Caught Offside - Tue Jul 11 2:48 PM
Arsenal’s hopes of signing Juan Cuadrado from Juventus have been set back after the Italian club have refused to sell him for anything less than his €35 release fee. With Alexis Sanchez still linked with a move away from North London, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been frustrated in his attem...
Caught Offside - Tue Jul 11 12:32 PM
Arsenal’s newest signing Alexandre Lacazette took part in his first training session as an Arsenal today following his record-breaking move from French side Lyon. Lacazette, who was announced by Arsenal as their newest signing last week, was pictured at Arsenal training with fellow summer signing...
Caught Offside - Tue Jul 11 11:43 AM
Arsenal are confident that can see off interest from fellow Premier League sides Chelsea, Liverpool and Man City to give England star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain a new deal with the Gunners, according to the Daily Mail. Oxlade-Chamberlain, whose contract expires at the Emirates at the end of next sea...
Caught Offside - Mon Jul 10 2:24 PM
Arsenal have reportedly joined the race to sign Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, offering fresh competition to Chelsea, Man City and Liverpool. The Dutch international is a man in demand, although it remains to be seen how successful Liverpool would be with a swoop given that the Saints lodg...
Caught Offside - Mon Jul 10 10:41 AM
Arsenal have announced their squad for the pre-season tour of Australia and China, and the 25-man group is missing some key names to suggest there will be exits. The Gunners made their first big splash of the summer with the club-record signing of Alexandre Lacazette last week, and if speculation...
Caught Offside - Mon Jul 10 8:30 AM
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will reportedly return with a third bid for Monaco ace Thomas Lemar, and he’s convinced he wants to join the Gunners. After years of stubborn faith in the options already at his disposal, it looks as though the French tactician is changing strategy this summer as he loo...
Caught Offside - Mon Jul 10 6:54 AM
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is reportedly set to move on this summer on a permanent basis after being left out of the club’s pre-season tour squad. The Gunners announced their travelling party for Sydney as they were all pictured on their flight on Sunday with pre-season preparations now...
Caught Offside - Sun Jul 9 4:12 PM
New Crystal Palace boss Frank De Boer is interested in signing former Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen, after the Belgian international has found himself out-of-favour at current club Barcelona, according to the Mirror. Vermaelen, who made 12 appearances on loan at Serie A side Roma last season,...
Caught Offside - Sun Jul 9 2:22 PM
La Liga side Barcelona are set to turn their attentions to alternatives right-backs as Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin looks set to stay at the Gunners this summer, according to Marca. As reported by Marca, Bellerin has been Barcelona’s first choice in their pursuit for a new right-back, a posit...
Caught Offside - Sun Jul 9 10:07 AM
Arsenal are reportedly preparing a third bid for Monaco star Thomas Lemar, which will likely set them back an initial £45m, with it rising to £50m in total. It appears as though the Gunners and Arsene Wenger are ready to make a statement of intent this summer having already broken their club tran...
Caught Offside - Sun Jul 9 6:53 AM
Arsenal are reportedly prepared to allow Alexis Sanchez to leave the club, but he will only do so on their terms having been given a whopping £80m price-tag. The 28-year-old was a highly influential figure for the Gunners last season, scoring 30 goals and providing 19 assists in 51 appearances in...