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Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 10:45 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 - Sat Jan 27 10:15 AM
Jamie Redknapp has tipped Antonio Conte to leave Chelsea at the end of the season. The Blues lost 2-1 to Arsenal in the second leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night. The west London side have only managed to win one of their last six games in all competition...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 10:00 AM
Martin Keown is backing Arsene Wenger to get the best out of Arsenal signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan. The Armenia international completed a move to the north London side in a swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez join Manchester United. Mkhitaryan struggled to make an impact at Manchester United during hi...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 9:45 AM
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that a deal for Arsenal to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund is still “possible”. The north London side have been heavily linked with a move to sign the 28-year-old in recent days as Wenger considers further bolstering his attacking options at The E...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 8:45 AM
Charlie Nicholas believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan would help Arsenal overhaul Liverpool FC in the top-four race. The Gunners signed the Armenia international in a swap deal on Monday evening as contract rebel Alexis Sanchez completed a switch to Manchester United. Mkhitar...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 8:15 AM
Arsene Wenger will decide whether Henrikh Mkhitaryan will make his Arsenal debut against Swansea City next week on Monday. The Armenia international completed a swap deal to Arsenal from Manchester United on Monday evening as Alexis Sanchez finalised a switch to Old Trafford from The Emirates. Mk...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 7:42 AM
Arsenal have not followed up their initial enquiries about signing Jonny Evans from West Brom this month, according to Sky Sports News reporter Dharmesh Sheth. The Gunners have been touted as a possible destination for the 30-year-old centre-half as Arsene Wenger considers bolstering his defensiv...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 7:00 AM
Jose Mourinho has insisted that he has “no regrets” about the way Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s short Manchester United career panned out. The Armenia international signed a long-term contract with the Red Devils’ Premier League rivals Arsenal on Monday last week after joining the Gunners as part of the s...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 6:45 AM
Borussia Dortmund have told Arsenal that they will have to break their transfer record if they want to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this month, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Star is reporting that the German club have informed the Gunners that they will need to shell out...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 6:25 AM
Chelsea FC are considering making a move to try and sign Olivier Giroud from Arsenal in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Blues are weighing up an attempt to try and persuade the France international to leave Arsenal and...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 6:10 AM
Arsene Wenger is cautiously optimistic that Mesut Ozil will commit his future to Arsenal. The Gunners midfielder has less than six months remaining on his current Gunners deal to raise questions about his long-term future at The Emirates. Ozil has been linked with a potential move to Manchester U...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 5:50 AM
Jose Mourinho has described Alexis Sanchez as a “quality” addition to the Manchester United. The Red Devils signed Sanchez in a swap deal from Arsenal on Monday evening that saw Armenia international Henrikh Mkhitaryan complete a switch to the Gunners. The Chile international was initially linked...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 5:40 AM
Arsene Wenger is remaining tight-lipped about the prospect of Arsenal signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the January transfer window. The Gabon international has emerged as Arsenal’s top target to replace Alexis Sanchez at the north London club after the South American completed a move to Manch...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 5:20 AM
Charlie Nicholas has admitted that he will be disappointed if Arsenal don’t sign a new defender in the January transfer window. The Gunners signed Manchester United playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan in a swap deal last Monday as Alexis Sanchez moved to Old Trafford. The north London side are also bein...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 5:00 AM
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could forge an exciting partnership with Henrikh Mkhitaryan if Arsenal complete a deal for the Dortmund striker, Charlie Nicholas has claimed. The Gunners signed Mkhitaryan from Manchester United in a swap deal last week as Alexis Sanchez finally left the north London si...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 4:40 AM
Borussia Dortmund have told Arsenal to increase their offer to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – or face having to wait until the summer, according to reports in Germany. German outlet Bild, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that the north London side are still £13m short of Dortmund’s £61m valuati...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 12:30 AM
Thierry Henry has lavished praise on Nacho Monreal following his brilliant form for Arsenal so far this season. The Spanish defender has been earning plenty of new admirers following his sparkling displays for the Gunners and he was named as the man of the match in Arsenal’s League Cup semi-final...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 27 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that Ross Barkley has plenty of room for improvement after the midfielder’s Chelsea FC debut against Arsenal on Wednesday night. The England midfielder has been getting used to life at Stamford Bridge after signing for the Blues from Everton at the start of the January...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 10:37 AM
Dennis Wise believes Mesut Ozil is the player responsible for making Arsenal tick. The Germany international produced an impressive performance in Arsenal’s 2-1 win against Chelsea in the League Cup semi-final on Wednesday evening. The Gunners came from behind to secure their passage to the Wembl...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 10:30 AM
Jose Mourinho is backing Henrikh Mkhitaryan to improve at Arsenal and develop into an even better player following his transfer from Manchester United on Monday. The 29-year-old signed a long-term contract with the Gunners after joining the north London side as part of the same deal which saw Ale...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 9:46 AM
Dennis Wise accused Michy Batshuayi of “not doing anything” when he came on as a substitute in Chelsea FC’s 2-1 loss to Arsenal in the League Cup semi-finals on Wednesday night. The Belgian striker has had his fair share of criticism this season after failing to hold down a regular spot in the fi...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 8:45 AM
Thierry Henry has welcomed the addition of Henrikh Mkhitaryan to the Arsenal squad. The Gunners completed a deal to sign Mkhitaryan earlier this week in a swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez move to Manchester United. The Armenia international has been handed the number seven shirt at the Gunners a...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 8:15 AM
Thierry Henry has hailed Mesut Ozil as “unplayable” when the Arsenal midfielder is at the peak of hid powers. The Germany international helped the Gunners to book their place in the League Cup final on Wednesday night after a 2-1 win against defending champions Chelsea. Ozil has been in fine form...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 7:45 AM
Arsenal have had a fresh bid for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang rejected by Borussia Dortmund, according to reports in the British media. BBC Sport is reporting that the Gunners made a second bid for the 28-year-old striker worth around €50m (£43.64m) but the offer was immediately turned down by the B...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 7:15 AM
Arsene Wenger remained typically coy when quizzed about the speculation linking Arsenal with a move to sign Jonny Evans from West Brom this month. The Gunners have been linked with a move to sign the Northern Ireland international this month as Wenger ponders bolstering his defensive options in t...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 6:45 AM
Jamie Redknapp has urged Arsenal to complete a deal to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund this month. The north London side have been heavily linked with a move to land the 28-year-old Gabon international as Arsene Wenger looks to try and further strengthen his attacking option...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 6:25 AM
Thierry Henry has backed Arsenal’s reported bid to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund this month. The north London side have been heavily linked with a move to try and sign the 28-year-old attacker from the German side as Arsene Wenger looks to further bolster his attacking opt...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 5:40 AM
Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund are still some distance apart in negotiations for the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, with the Bundesliga club holding out for £55m, according to reporter Gary Cotterill. The Gunners have been linked with a move to sign the Gabon international in the January tr...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 4:40 AM
Per Mertesacker has hailed Arsenal’s signing of Henrikh Mkhitaryan after he was confirmed as a Gunners player this week. The 29-year-old has put pen to paper on a long-term contract with the north London side after days of speculation linking him with a move to The Emirates. Mkhitaryan joins the...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 4:30 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Ross Barkley that he will have to “work a lot” after the midfielder made his debut for Chelsea FC in the 2-1 loss to Arsenal in the League Cup on Wednesday night. The midfielder has been getting used to life at Stamford Bridge after signing for the Blues from Everton at ...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 12:00 AM
Thierry Henry praised Arsenal for giving the “right answer” after he watched the Gunners book their place in the League Cup final in style. The north London side came from a goal down to claim their spot in the showpiece against Manchester City next month after having produced an impressive displ...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 11:45 PM
Dennis Wise believes that Willian’s absence contributed to Chelsea FC’s defeat by Arsenal in the League Cup semi-finals on Wednesday night. The 29-year-old Brazilian was forced off in the 30th minute of the second leg clash at The Emirates and was replaced by Ross Barkley in north London. Willian...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 11:30 PM
Thierry Henry lavished yet more praise on Nacho Monreal after the Spaniard’s impressive performance in Arsenal’s 2-1 win over Chelsea in the semi-finals of the League Cup on Wednesday night. The Gunners came from a goal down to book their place in the final of the cup competition and they will ta...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 10:45 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 Jan 25 10:30 AM
Santi Cazorla has revealed that he is hoping to return to action for Arsenal in 2019 after undergoing yet another operation on his road to recovery. The Spanish playmaker has been out of action for the Gunners since suffering an ankle injury back in October 2016 and undergoing surgery to correct...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 10:00 AM
Ian Wright has challenged Henrikh Mkhitaryan to rediscover his Borussia Dortmund form to help Arsenal secure a top-four finish. The Gunners signed the 29-year-old in a swap deal with Manchester United on Monday evening as Alexis Sanchez headed in the opposite direction. The north London side will...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 9:30 AM
Jack Wilshere has taken to social media to welcome Henrikh Mkhitaryan to Arsenal after the Armenia international signed for the Gunners from Manchester United on Wednesday. The 29-year-old playmaker signed a long-term contract with the north London side on Monday after joining the Gunners as part...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 9:15 AM
Arsenal are edging closer to the signing of Jonny Evans after West Brom identified Ali Gabr as the Northern Irishman’s replacement, according to reports. The Daily Mirror states that the Gunners have been handed a boost in their pursuit of the 31-year-old as the Baggies look to cash in on the for...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 8:30 AM
Willian has equated Arsenal selling Alexis Sanchez to Chelsea losing Eden Hazard in the transfer market. The Chile international completed a move to Manchester United in a swap deal that saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan seal a switch to Arsenal earlier this week. Sanchez was Arsenal’s top goal-scorer in th...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 8:00 AM
Arsenal are planning to make a fresh attempt to sign West Brom defender Jonny Evans, according to reports. The Independent is reporting that Arsenal’s path to sign Evans has been cleared after Manchester City turned their attention to Athletic Bilbao centre-half Aymeric Laporte. The Gunners are i...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 7:45 AM
Alexis Sanchez has taken to social media to clarify comments he made about Thierry Henry following his transfer to Manchester United from Arsenal this month. Sanchez signed for Manchester United on Monday after the relentless speculation linking him with a move to Old Trafford in recent days, and...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 7:30 AM
Ian Wright has stated that it is crucial for Arsenal to keep hold of Mesut Ozil beyond the summer transfer window. The 29-year-old’s future has been a source of uncertainty in recent months after he entered into the final six months of his contract at The Emirates. Ozil is widely regarded as one...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 7:00 AM
Jonny Evans is at the top of Arsenal’s transfer wishlist this month as Arsene Wenger looks to bolster his defence at The Emirates, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the West Brom defender has emerged as Wenger’s prime target this month as the Frenchman...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 6:35 AM
Arsenal have turned their attentions towards strengthening their defence and Mainz defender Abdou Diallo is one of their top targets, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is claiming that the 21-year-old defender is one of Arsene Wenger’s transfer priorities this month as h...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 6:10 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan admits it will be fun to play alongside Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil. The Armenia international completed a move to Arsenal from Manchester United on Monday evening as part of a swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez make the switch to Old Trafford. Mkhitaryan struggled to make a l...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 5:50 AM
Guillem Balague has claimed that Arsenal will need to cough up another £10m to reach an agreement to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund. The Gunners have been heavily linked to sign the Gabon international from Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund in the January transfer window....
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 5:30 AM
Arsenal are edging closer to a £75m double deal to sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and West Brom defender Jonny Evans, according to reports. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that Manchester City have pulled out of a deal to sign Evans to clear the path for Arsenal to swoo...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 5:15 AM
Arsene Wenger has insisted that there is “no news” about Arsenal’s reported interest in signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund this month. The north London side have been heavily linked with a move to sign the 28-year-old Gabon international as the Gunners look to bring in attac...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 4:50 AM
Ian Wright believes that Arsenal have signed a good player in the form of Henrikh Mkhitaryan but claims that the Gunners were rushed into the deal this month. The Armenia international signed for the Gunners on Monday as part of the same deal which saw Alexis Sanchez head to Manchester United. Th...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 4:40 AM
Ian Wright has urged Arsene Wenger to give Ainsley Maitland-Niles a chance to prove himself in the midfield of the Arsenal first team. The 20-year-old has been earning rave reviews for his performances for the Gunners in recent weeks after making a string of appearances in the first team for the...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 12:30 AM
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Henrikh Mkhitaryan may have suffered a significant dip in confidence following his difficult spell at Manchester United this season. The Armenia international signed for the north London side on Monday as part of the same deal for Alexis Sanchez to leave The Emirat...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 12:16 AM
Rio Ferdinand has taken to social media to reveal his delight at seeing Manchester United wrap up a deal to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal. The 29-year-old Chile international put pen to paper on a long-term contract with the Red Devils on Monday after having been heavily linked with a move to...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has insisted that Chelsea FC were “never” in the race to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal this month. The 29-year-old’s transfer to Manchester United from the Gunners was finally confirmed on Monday after months of relentless speculation about his future at The Emirates. Sanchez has...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 11:45 PM
Ian Wright says Granit Xhaka still has a lot to prove to Arsenal fans following the midfielder’s move to the club back in 2016. The Swiss midfielder has been a regular fixture in the Gunners’ starting line-up this season but it is fair to say that he divides opinions amongst fans. Xhaka has start...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 11:30 PM
Thierry Henry has taken to social media to insist that he had no part in Alexis Sanchez’s transfer from Arsenal to Manchester United. The Chile international finally completed his transfer to Old Trafford on Monday after days of speculation linking him with the switch. Henrikh Mkhitaryan moved to...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 11:15 PM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan made his first appearance as an Arsenal player at The Emirates on Wednesday night as the Gunners booked their place in the League Cup final. The Armenia international completed a move to Arsenal earlier this week after Alexis Sanchez sealed a switch to Manchester United as part...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:20 PM
Thierry Henry believes Arsenal can be confident heading into the League Cup final given their record against Manchester City at Wembley. The Gunners came from behind to secure a 2-1 win against defending Premier League champions Chelsea in the second leg of their semi-final clash. Nacho Monreal a...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:12 PM
Thierry Henry lavished praise on Nacho Monreal following his sparkling performance for Arsenal in their 2-1 League Cup semi-final win over Chelsea at The Emirates on Wednesday night. The Spanish defender was in fine form for the Gunners as they secured victory to book their place in the League Cu...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:02 PM
Jamie Redknapp praised Nacho Monreal’s desire in the lead up to Arsenal’s opening goal following Wednesday night’s 2-1 win against Chelsea in the League Cup semi-final. The Spanish defender has been Arsenal’s most consistent defender in an otherwise disappointing season for Arsene Wenger’s back f...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:45 AM
Cesc Fabregas has taken to social media to reveal that he has been training at Chelsea FC’s Cobham base this week despite currently being sidelined with an injury. The Spanish midfielder will definitely miss Chelsea FC’s League Cup semi-final second leg clash against Arsenal at The Emirates on We...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:30 AM
Antonio Conte believes that his Chelsea FC side have a 50-50 chance of beating Arsenal to reach the League Cup final on Wednesday night. The north London side are preparing to welcome Conte’s men to The Emirates for the return leg of their semi-final clash after the two sides played out a goalles...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:15 AM
Piers Morgan was quick to remind Alexis Sanchez that Manchester United aren’t the most powerful club in the Premier League following the forward’s move to Old Trafford. The Chile international completed a switch to Manchester United on Monday evening to end months of speculation surrounding the 2...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:00 AM
Arsene Wenger has hinted that he won’t rush January signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the Arsenal team. The Armenia international completed a move to the Gunners on Monday evening after Arsenal agreed to a swap deal with Manchester United. Mkhitaryan has taken over Alexis Sanchez’s number seven shirt...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 9:30 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that both Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas will miss Chelsea FC’s League Cup clash with Arsenal on Wednesday night due to injury. Both players sat out Saturday’s 4-0 win over Brighton in the Premier League and they will not be available for the return leg of Chelsea FC’...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 9:15 AM
Ryan Giggs has admitted that he is disappointed Henrikh Mkhitaryan wasn’t a success at Manchester United. The Armenia international completed a move to Arsenal in a swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez complete a switch to Manchester United. Mkhitaryan failed to secure a regular starting spot under...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 9:00 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan sent a “heartfelt” message to Manchester United supporters following his move to Arsenal on Monday evening. The Armenia international completed a switch to the north London side in a swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez make the switch to Manchester United. The 29-year-old playmak...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 7:30 AM
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has taken to social media to wish Henrikh Mkhitaryan all the best after his transfer to Arsenal from Manchester United was confirmed on Monday. The Armenia international signed a long-term contract with the Gunners on Monday evening as part of the deal which saw Alexis Sanchez...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 7:15 AM
Alexis Sanchez has declared that he wants to win the Premier League and Champions League after leaving Arsenal to sign for Manchester United this month. The Chile international put pen to paper on his new contract with the Red Devils on Monday evening after the relentless speculation linking him...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 7:00 AM
Borussia Dortmund are ready to delay Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s transfer to Arsenal until the summer unless they get Olivier Giroud as part of the deal, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the German club want Giroud to be included as part of the deal fo...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 6:20 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan looked to be in high spirits as he trained with his Arsenal team-mates for the first time following his transfer to the club from Manchester United on Monday. The Armenia international has put pen to paper on a long-term contract with the Gunners after he moved to The Emirates...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 6:10 AM
Arsenal will “definitely” sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in a deal worth around €60-70m, according to ESPN reporter Stefan Uersfeld. The Gunners have been linked with a swoop to sign the want-away Gabon international in the January transfer window to bolster his attackin...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 5:40 AM
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal are in negotiations to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang but conceded the Gunners aren’t close to a deal for the Borussia Dortmund striker. The Gabon international was named as a potential target for Arsenal last week as the Gunners started to plan for life w...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 5:10 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan was all smiles during his first Arsenal training session at London Colney on Tuesday morning. The Armenia international completed a move to the Gunners in a swap deal with Manchester United on Monday evening as contract rebel Alexis Sanchez went in the other direction to Old Tr...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 4:50 AM
Arsene Wenger is predicting an “open” game when Arsenal host Chelsea FC in the second leg of their League Cup semi-final clash on Wednesday night. The two London sides played out a goalless draw in the first leg at Stamford Bridge earlier this month to leave the tie finely poised ahead of the sec...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 4:30 AM
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will have to improve his form in front of goal following his transfer to Arsenal from Manchester United this week. The Armenia international has put pen to paper on a long-term contract with the Gunners after moving to The Emirates as part of the...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 12:15 AM
Eden Hazard has warned Arsenal that Chelsea FC will head to The Emirates looking to claim victory and book their place in the League Cup final on Wednesday night. The Gunners are preparing to host their London rivals in front of their home fans as they look to try and reach the showpiece at Wembl...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 12:00 AM
Alexis Sanchez has lifted the lid on the influence Jose Mourinho had in convincing him to leave Arsenal and sign for Manchester United this month. The 29-year-old Chile international has put pen to paper on a long-term contract with the Red Devils after signing for Mourinho’s side on Monday eveni...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 11:45 PM
Arsene Wenger has claimed that Arsenal have signed a “complete player” in Henrikh Mkhitaryan after his transfer to the Gunners was confirmed on Monday. The 29-year-old Armenia playmaker has signed a long-term contract with the north London side as he moved to The Emirates as part of the deal whic...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 10:15 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 - Tue Jan 23 9:45 AM
Arsene Wenger has insisted that he will have no problems in fitting Henrikh Mkhitaryan into his Arsenal team. The Armenian’s move to The Emirates as part of the deal which sees Alexis Sanchez head to Manchester United was confirmed on Monday evening. Arsenal have already been busy with some outgo...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 9:30 AM
Mesut Ozil could follow Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United in the summer transfer window, according to Alan Shearer. Ozil’s future has been a source of intense speculation in recent months after he entered into the final few months of his contract at The Emirates. The 29-year-old’s current deal...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 9:15 AM
Liverpool FC are ready to rival Arsenal for the signing of AS Monaco forward Thomas Lemar in the summer, according to reports. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the France international is set to command interest from both Premier League teams given his emergence at AS Monaco. The same article s...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 8:45 AM
Garth Crooks has hailed Nacho Monreal as a vital component in the Arsenal defence. The versatile Spain international has been a regular in the Gunners team over the past three or four seasons. Arsenal have endured a string of injury problems at the back over the past two or three seasons. Laurent...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 8:34 AM
Arsenal are still working on a deal to sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to reports. Sky Sports is reporting that the Gabon international remains a target for Arsenal despite Dortmund hitting out at “disrespectful” Arsene Wenger. The 28-year-old would command a f...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 8:00 AM
Tottenham Hotspur are the favourites to sign Malcom from Bordeaux despite Arsenal’s previous interest in the Brazilian forward, according to reporter Kaveh Solhekol. The Bordeaux striker has established himself as the French side’s most important player this season in what has been an otherwise d...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 7:45 AM
Arsenal are proposing a swap deal including Olivier Giroud to secure the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund this month, according to reports in Germany. German outlet Kicker, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that the Gunners are prepared to offload striker Giroud as a mak...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 7:15 AM
Arsene Wenger has hinted that Arsenal are on the lookout for a number of signings this month as he looks to bolster his squad in the mid-season window. The north London side have already agreed two deals to let players leave The Emirates in the January transfer window to free up some funds for po...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 6:45 AM
Malcom has admitted that he would be open to a move to the Premier League after the reports linking him with both Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur this month. Arsenal have been touted as a possible destination for the Bordeaux winger as Arsene Wenger looks to strengthen his attacking options in the...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 5:40 AM
Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has flown to Dortmund in order to complete a deal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to reporter Kaveh Solhekol. The Gunners are in the market to sign a new striker with Alexis Sanchez set to complete a move to their bitter rivals Manchester United in th...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 5:20 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has described completed a move to Arsenal as a “dream come true”. The Gunners completed the signing of the Armenia international in a swap deal with Manchester United involving Alexis Sanchez on Monday evening. Mkhitaryan will be tasked with filling the void left by Sanchez in...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 5:10 AM
Charlie Nicholas is backing Chelsea FC to book their place in the League Cup final thanks to a 3-2 win against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night. The Gunners battled to a goalless draw with the defending Premier League champions in the first leg at Stamford Bridge to leave the ti...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 5:00 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan lifted the lid on his childhood affection for Arsenal after the midfielder completed his transfer to The Emirates from Manchester United on Monday evening. The Armenia international sealed a switch to the north London club following months of speculation linking the attacking m...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 12:15 AM
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Arsenal had “no chance” of convincing Alexis Sanchez to sign a new contract at The Emirates before his move to Manchester United. The Gunners struggled to negotiate a new deal with the Chile international over the last few months as they looked to try and tie him d...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 11:15 PM
Alexis Sanchez cited Thierry Henry’s decision to leave Arsenal as inspiration for his move to Manchester United in an open letter to Gunners supporters. The Chile international finally completed a move to Manchester United from Arsenal on Monday evening following months of speculation surrounding...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 6:48 PM
Jose Mourinho has backed Henrikh Mkhitaryan to achieve “happiness and success” at Arsenal after he finally completed his transfer from Manchester United on Monday evening. The deal went through on Monday after days of speculation linking the Armenia international with a switch to The Emirates as...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 9:45 AM
Alexis Sanchez’s transfer to Manchester United will be a straight swap for Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who will join Arsenal, according to BBC Sport reporter David Ornstein. It has been one of the most hotly-anticipated transfer of the January window as Manchester United made their move to bring Sanchez...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 9:15 AM
Arsenal are willing to pay around €60m to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund this month, according to Guillem Balague. The north London side have been heavily linked with a move to sign the Gabon international in recent days as Arsene Wenger looks to strengthen his attacking op...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 8:30 AM
Jamie Redknapp has urged Arsene Wenger to sign a top-class centre-half to improver the Arsenal defence. The Gunners lost 2-1 to Bournemouth on the south coast last weekend following a fifth defeat of the season on the road but returned to winning ways on Saturday with a 4-1 victory over Crystal P...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 7:15 AM
Arsenal are “on the brink” of completing a deal to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund – if they are willing to pay a club-record £55m, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Express is reporting that the north London side are set to make a second bid for the 28-ye...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 6:45 AM
Arsenal have made a £44m bid to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund, according to reports in Germany. German outlet Kicker is reporting that the Gunners have tabled an official offer to try and sign Aubameyang from the German side as they bid to try and strengthen their attackin...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 6:25 AM
Arsene Wenger has refused to confirm or deny whether Arsenal have made a bid to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund. The Gunners have been heavily linked with a move to land the Gabon attacker in recent days as Wenger looks to try and bolster his squad at The Emirates following...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 6:10 AM
Jamie Redknapp believes Arsenal don’t have sufficient options up front to contend for a top-four spot. The Gunners succumbed to a fifth Premier League defeat on the road in the current campaign at Bournemouth last weekend. Indeed, Eddie Howe’s men came from behind to secure a 2-1 win over the nor...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 6:00 AM
Jamie Carragher has urged Liverpool FC Jurgen Klopp to consider using Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in a central role. The England international moved to Liverpool FC in a £40m deal from Arsenal on transfer deadline day last summer. Oxlade-Chamberlain opted to complete a move to Liverpool FC instead of...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 5:45 AM
Jamie Redknapp has warned Arsenal that their top-six rivals will be interested in signing Jack Wilshere. The England international has been one of the only positives for the north London club over the past few months. Wilshere returned from a season-long loan at Bournemouth last summer with his f...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 5:30 AM
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain looks like a different player since moving to Liverpool FC, according to Jamie Redknapp. The England international completed a £40m move to Liverpool FC from Arsenal on deadline day last summer. Oxlade-Chamberlain opted to turn down the chance to sign a new deal with Arsen...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 5:15 AM
Arsenal are pressing ahead with their bid to try and sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund this month, according to BBC reporter David Ornstein. The Gunners have already been busy in the January transfer window after agreeing deals to let Theo Walcott join Everton and Francis Coqu...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 12:30 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that Danny Drinkwater has picked up an ankle injury and says he isn’t sure how long the Chelsea FC midfielder will be out of action for. The England midfielder was not included in the Chelsea squad for Saturday’s 4-0 victory at Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier Le...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 10:15 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 - Sun Jan 21 8:45 AM
Antonio Conte has said that he is expecting Andreas Christensen to be available for the second leg of Chelsea FC’s League Cup semi-final clash against Arsenal at The Emirates on Wednesday night. The defender was forced off in the second half of Chelsea’s 4-0 thrashing of Brighton in the Premier L...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 8:30 AM
Arsenal have made an official bid to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund, the German club’s CEO has confirmed. The Gunners have been heavily linked with a move to bring the 28-year-old Gabon international to The Emirates in recent days following the speculation about Alexis Sanc...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 8:13 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan looked to be in high spirits as he was pictured at a central London hotel on Saturday night ahead of his proposed transfer to Arsenal from Manchester United. The Armenia international is on the brink of signing for the Gunners after a breakthrough in the deal for Alexis Sanchez...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 8:00 AM
Ian Wright is backing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to blossom into an important asset for Liverpool FC. The Reds signed the England international in a £40m deal from top-six rivals Arsenal on transfer deadline day last summer. Oxlade-Chamberlain made the decision to kick-start his career at Anfield ra...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 6:35 AM
Tottenham have emerged as the new favourites to beat Arsenal to the signature of Bordeaux attacker Malcom, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that Spurs are now leading the race to bring the 20-year-old to the Premier League in a deal worth around £35.3m....
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 6:15 AM
Jamie Redknapp believes Arsenal aren’t good enough to finish in the Premier League’s top six on current form. The Gunners slumped to a fifth successive game without a win on Sunday afternoon following a 2-1 loss to Bournemouth. Indeed, Arsenal succumbed to their first loss at Bournemouth despite...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 5:45 AM
Ian Wright has admitted that he feels sorry for Arsenal summer signing Alexandre Lacazette. The France international moved to the north London club in a £52m deal from Ligue 1 side Lyon in the summer transfer window. Their club record signing scored on his Premier League debut with a second-minut...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 5:20 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Eden Hazard that he must “forget” his impressive performance for Chelsea FC against Brighton on Saturday and now focus on the Blues’ crunch clash with Arsenal next week. The 27-year-old playmaker was back to his imperious best on Saturday afternoon as he helped to inspire...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 5:15 AM
Arsenal are going to find it very hard to compete with their top-six rivals for world class players, Ian Wright has warned. The Gunners are without a win in five games in all competitions to heap pressure on Arsene Wenger. Arsenal suffered a 2-1 loss to Bournemouth on the south coast last weekend...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 5:01 AM
Louis Saha has admitted that he would be disappointed to see Henrikh Mkhitaryan leave Manchester United to sign for Arsenal in the January transfer window. The Armenia international’s future has been a relentless source of speculation in recent days amid reports that the Gunners were set to bring...