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Sport Review - Sun May 13 9:45 AM
Arsenal have stepped up their pursuit of Mikel Arteta as one of four shortlisted candidates to take over from Arsene Wenger this summer, according to reports. The Manchester Evening News is reporting that the Gunners are considering the Manchester City assistant boss as a genuine contender to tak...
Sport Review - Sun May 13 7:30 AM
Arsenal are lining up a summer transfer bid to sign Benfica winger Andrija Zivkovic, according to reports. Sport Witness, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that the Gunners are keen to make a move to sign the winger this summer as they look to add to their attacking options. The same report says t...
Sport Review - Sun May 13 7:15 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has admitted that he didn’t think twice about signing for Arsenal from Manchester United. The Armenia international moved to The Emirates in the January transfer window as part of the same deal which saw Alexis Sanchez head to Old Trafford from the Gunners. Mkhitaryan had found...
Sport Review - Sun May 13 5:20 AM
Arsenal are desperate to beat Liverpool FC to the signing of Napoli midfielder Piotr Zielinski, according to a report in Italy. Italian media outlet Corriere del Mezzogiorno, as quoted by Daily Express, is reporting that the Gunners are keen to make signing the Napoli star a top priority. The sam...
Sport Review - Sun May 13 4:40 AM
Paul Merson wants to see Arsenal appoint Brendan Rodgers as the club’s new manager. The Gunners are currently on the lookout for a new boss after Arsene Wenger confirmed that he will be stepping down at the end of the season after almost 22 years in charge of the north London club. Arsenal are ex...
Sport Review - Sat May 12 8:00 AM
Paul Merson is backing Arsenal to beat Huddersfield Town in their final Premier League game under Arsene Wenger. The Gunners have a miserable record on the road in the Premier League this season to limit their ability to challenge for a top-four finish. Arsenal lost 3-1 to Leicester City at the K...
Sport Review - Sat May 12 5:30 AM
Michael Owen is backing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to get on the score sheet in Arsenal’s clash against Huddersfield Town on Sunday. The Gunners will be looking to end Arsene Wenger’s reign on a high note as the Frenchman takes of charge of his final Arsenal fixture after 22 seasons. The north Lon...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 11:30 PM
Mark Lawrenson is tipping Arsene Wenger’s final game in charge of Arsenal against Huddersfield on Sunday afternoon to end in a 1-1 draw. Wenger is set to step down at the end of the season after almost 22 years in charge of the north London club. The Gunners suffered yet another away Premier Leag...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 10:00 AM
Mesut Ozil’s agent has slammed Martin Keown as a “jealous” Arsenal legend following the pundit’s recent criticism of the German star. The retired England international accused Ozil of “crocodile tears” in the immediate aftermarth of Arsenal’s 1-0 loss to Atletico Madrid in the second leg of their...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 8:30 AM
Arsene Wenger has tipped Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Eddie Nketiah to become regulars in the Arsenal first-team next season. The Gunners boss started Maitland-Niles for Arsenal’s 3-1 loss to Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Wednesday night. The 20-year-old has made 14 appearances in the...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 7:45 AM
Arsene Wenger is backing Arsenal to challenge for the Premier League title next season under their new manager. The Frenchman is set to stand down at the end of the season after almost 22 years in charge of the north London club. The Gunners have struggled to find consistent form in the last few...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 7:27 AM
Arsenal have opened talks with Bayer Leverkusen about the possibility of signing Bernd Leno this summer, according to reports in Germany. German newspaper Bild, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the north London club are keen on landing the 26-year-old as a replacement for Petr Ce...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 6:45 AM
Arsenal and Manchester City are leading the Premier League interest in signing Norwich City star James Maddison, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the two Premier League sides are keen on a deal to sign the 21-year-old midfielder, with the likes of Tott...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 6:44 AM
Jack Wilshere is on the verge of signing a new three-year contract with Arsenal, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the England midfielder is now close to committing his future to the north London club after months of speculation about his future. The 26...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 5:40 AM
Luis Enrique is set to miss out on the Arsenal role after his wage demands priced him out of a potential appointment at The Emirates, according to a report in England. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Spanish head coach is set to be ditched after the former FC Barcelona manager asked for a...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 5:20 AM
Emmanuel Petit has named Mesut Ozil as his favourite Arsenal player – when the German star decides to turn up. The Arsenal star has attracted criticism over the past couple of seasons for his disinterested manner on the pitch. Ozil was rumoued to be considering a move away from the Gunners with h...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 5:00 AM
Arsene Wenger is confident Konstantinos Mavropanos will bounce back from a difficult start to his Arsenal career. The Gunners signed Mavropanos from Greek outfit PAS Giannina in the January transfer window as a prospect for the future. The 20-year-old made his debut in Arsenal’s 2-1 loss to Manch...
Sport Review - Fri May 11 4:50 AM
Arsenal need to sign six new players this summer if they want to challenge for the title next season, according to Craig Burley. The Gunners suffered another away loss on Wednesday night when they were beaten 3-1 by Leicester City in Arsene Wenger’s penultimate game in charge of the north London...
Sport Review - Thu May 10 11:45 PM
Arsene Wenger has once again urged Jack Wilshere to sign a new contract at Arsenal as the speculation about his future continues. The England midfielder’s situation at The Emirates has been a relentless source of speculation in recent months as he approached the final few weeks of his contract. W...
Sport Review - Thu May 10 11:46 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Thu May 10 9:00 AM
Ian Wright doesn’t believe Sean Dyche would be the right choice for the next Arsenal boss. The Gunners are looking for a new manager after Arsene Wenger confirmed that he will stand down at the end of the current campaign. Arsenal have been linked with a potential appointment of ex-Barcelona mana...
Sport Review - Thu May 10 6:45 AM
Massimiliano Allegri has remained coy when quizzed about the possibility of taking over at Arsenal ahead of next season. The Juventus manager has been touted as one of the leading candidates to take over from Arsene Wenger at The Emirates this summer after the Frenchman announced that he will be...
Sport Review - Thu May 10 5:50 AM
Cesc Fabregas has described Arsene Wenger as the manager who changed English football. The Arsenal boss is set to stand down at the end of the Premier League campaign following 22 seasons in charge of the north London side. The Gunners are on the lookout for a new manager capable of filling Wenge...
Sport Review - Thu May 10 5:10 AM
Ray Parlour believes the next Arsenal manager will need to spend £200m on new signings in the summer transfer window. The Gunners are on the lookout for a new head coach after Wenger confirmed that he will stand down at the end of the Premier League season. Arsenal are set to finish in sixth plac...
Sport Review - Thu May 10 4:40 AM
Laurent Koscielny has taken to social media to vow that he will come back stronger after the Arsenal defender’s Achilles injury. The France international has been ruled out action for six months after having to undergo surgery to correct a ruptured Achilles tendon suffered during Arsenal’s loss t...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 11:45 PM
Luis Enrique and Massimiliano Allegri are the leading candidates to take over from Arsene Wenger at Arsenal this summer, according to Sky Sports reporter Kaveh Solhekol. The Gunners are currently in the process of looking for a new boss after Wenger confirmed that he will be stepping down at the...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 11:30 PM
Antonio Conte has expressed his delight with the impact Olivier Giroud has had at Chelsea FC since his move to the club from Arsenal in the January transfer window. The striker has been a regular fixture in the first team since his move to Stamford Bridge and he has been keeping Alvaro Morata out...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 8:45 AM
Arsene Wenger believes the next Arsenal manager will require two or three additions to the Gunners squad in the summer transfer window. The 68-year-old head coach is set to stand down at the end of the 2017-18 Premier League season following another disappointing domestic campaign. The Gunners ar...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 8:15 AM
Mark Lawrenson believes Arsenal will drop more points against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Wednesday night. The Gunners will make the trip to Leicester looking to secure a victory in Arsene Wenger’s penultimate game in charge of the north London side. Arsenal were impressive 5-0 wi...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 7:15 AM
Mesut Ozil has taken to social media to explain his absence from Arsenal’s final home game of the season against Burnley on Sunday. The Germany international was not involved as the Gunners notched up a comfortable 5-0 win over the Clarets at The Emirates in what was Arsene Wenger’s final home ga...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 5:40 AM
Michael Owen is backing Arsenal to beat Leicester City in Arsene Wenger’s penultimate Premier League game in charge of the Gunners at the King Power Stadium on Wednesday night. The north London side were resounding 5-0 winners against Burnley in Wenger’s final Premier League game at The Emirates...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 4:50 AM
Luis Enrique is in danger of pricing himself out of the Arsenal manager’s job, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the former FC Barcelona boss, who has been touted as a target for the north London club, has asked for a staggering £15m after tax from the...
Sport Review - Wed May 9 4:30 AM
Arsene Wenger has defended Mesut Ozil after he was criticised for missing Arsenal’s clash with Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday. Ozil was pictured in the stands at The Emirates as he sat out Wenger’s final home game in charge after picking up a back injury in the days before the clash. The...
Sport Review - Tue May 8 8:15 AM
Arsenal are free to make Lyon star Nabil Fekir their first summer signing, according to a report in France. French media outlet L’Equipe, as quoted by the Sun, is reporting that the Gunners can activiate a clause in Fekir’s contract that will force Lyon to sell the attacker in a big-money deal th...
Sport Review - Tue May 8 7:30 AM
Eden Hazard has saluted Olivier Giroud for the strong impact he has had at Chelsea FC since his move to Arsenal this season. Giroud has been settling in well to life at Stamford Bridge after he signed for the Blues from Arsenal in the January transfer window. The French striker continued his stro...
Sport Review - Tue May 8 6:15 AM
Paul Merson is backing Arsenal to secure a comfortable 3-0 win over Leicester City in their penultimate Premier League game under Arsene Wenger. The Gunners were 5-0 winners against Burnley at the Emirates Stadium last weekend in Wenger’s final game in charge at The Emirates. Goals from Pierre-Em...
Sport Review - Tue May 8 5:40 AM
Arsenal want either Massimiliano Allegri or Luis Enrique to replace Arsene Wenger this summer, according to a report in England. Sky Sports is reporting that the Gunners are interested in Juventus head coach Allegri given the Italian coach’s success in Serie A over the past eight seasons. The 50-...
Sport Review - Tue May 8 5:20 AM
Juan Mata has wished former Manchester United team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan all the best at Arsenal. The Armenia international moved to the north London side in a swap deal from Manchester United in the January transfer window. Mkhitaryan secured a switch to Arsenal as Chile international Alexis S...
Sport Review - Tue May 8 5:00 AM
Olivier Giroud is hoping that Arsene Wenger finds a new challenge after the Arsenal manager oversaw his final Premier League game at The Emirates on Sunday. The Gunners were resounding 5-0 winners against Burnley in north London as the Arsenal supporters gave their club legend a fitting send off....
Sport Review - Tue May 8 12:00 AM
Arsene Wenger has urged the next Arsenal manager to make the “right additions” to transform the Gunners into title challengers next season. The Gunners boss is preparing for his final game in charge of the north London side after announcing that he will be stepping down at the end of the campaign...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 10:00 AM
Martin Keown has named Ashley Maitland-Niles as an exciting prospect for Arsenal. The Gunners starlet was handed a starting spot for Arsenal’s trip to their bitter rivals Manchester United last weekend. Maitland-Niles impressed in a central role despite his midfield partner Granit Xhaka strugglin...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 9:16 AM
Martin Keown has urged Arsenal to consider selling Granit Xhaka. The Switzerland international has been unconvincing since his move to Arsenal in a £33m deal from Bundesliga outfit Borussia Monchengladbach in the 2016 summer transfer window. Xhaka arrived at the north London club with a big reput...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 8:30 AM
Juan Mata has hailed Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger as an “innovator”. The Gunners boss took his Arsenal team to Old Trafford for the final time ahead of his exit at the end of the 2017-18 season. Arsenal appeared to have rescued a point after Henrikh Mkhitaryan cancelled out Paul Pogba’s opener a...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 8:00 AM
Jack Wilshere will definitely remain at Arsenal beyond the summer transfer window, according to Perry Groves. The Gunners midfielder is facing an uncertain future at the north London club having failed to agree a new deal. Wilshere is set to become a free agent at the end of the season unless the...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 6:45 AM
Riyad Mahrez wants to sign for Arsenal in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Express is reporting that the Algeria international is keen on a move away from Leicester City this summer despite having publicly withdrawn his transfer request. Mahrez was...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 6:15 AM
Perry Groves believes Alexandre Lacazette has had a reasonable first season at Arsenal. The Gunners signed the France international in a £52m club record deal from Ligue 1 side Lyon in the 2017 summer transfer window. Lacazette scored on his Arsenal debut in a thrilling 4-3 win against Leicester...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 6:00 AM
Perry Groves has urged Arsenal to sign Jack Butland as Petr Cech’s long-term replacement. The Gunners lost 2-1 to Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday evening to rule out their slim prospects of a top-four finish. Arsenal have lost 10 of their 17 games on the road in the Premier League thi...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 5:40 AM
Mesut Ozil is the first player that the next Arsenal manager needs to sell this summer, Kenny Cunningham has claimed. The Germany international has been a decisive figure since his move to Arsenal from Real Madrid in what was then a club record £42.5m deal in 2013. Ozil was signed to help the Gun...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 5:30 AM
Craig Bellamy believes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain made a brilliant decision to swap Arsenal for Liverpool FC this summer. The Reds signed the England international in a £40m deal from Arsenal on transfer deadline day last summer. Oxalde-Chamberlain decided to move to Liverpool despite the offer of a...
Sport Review - Mon May 7 5:00 AM
Mesut Ozil epitomises everything wrong about Arsenal, according to Kenny Cunningham. The Germany international signed a new long-term contract with the north London outfit back in February. Ozil reportedly put pen to paper on a £350, 000-a-week deal to become one of the best-paid players in the P...