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Sport Review - Thu Feb 8 9:45 AM
Granit Xhaka has taken to social media to thank Arsenal fans for their support even when things have not been going well for the midfielder. The Switzerland international has been a regular fixture in the starting line-up for the Gunners this season despite him struggling to win over the support...
Sport Review - Thu Feb 8 8:15 AM
Thomas Lemar will move to a “big club” in the summer amid interest from Arsenal and Liverpool FC, according to ex-midfielder Olivier Dacourt. The France international has been linked with a switch to the Premier League since last summer’s transfer window when Arsenal and Liverpool FC were reporte...
Sport Review - Thu Feb 8 7:30 AM
Arsenal and Liverpool FC have been handed a boost in their reported pursuits of Thomas Lemar from Monaco, according to reports in France. French newspaper L’Equipe, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that the 22-year-old attacker is now “determined” to try and complete a move to the Premier League...
Sport Review - Thu Feb 8 7:00 AM
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has admitted that Henrikh Mkhitaryan was a “big factor” in his decision to sign for Arsenal in the January transfer window. The Gabon international signed for the north London side on transfer deadline day last week, just days after Mkhitaryan completed his move from Man...
Sport Review - Thu Feb 8 5:20 AM
Chelsea are favourites to beat Arsenal and Manchester United to the signing of Leon Bailey, according to reports. German media outlet Kicker, as reported by The Sun, is reporting that the Bayer Leverkusen forward is attracting interest from a number of Premier League clubs. The same article is cl...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 10:30 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 - Wed Feb 7 9:00 AM
Wayne Rooney is backing Arsenal signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan to go to the next level at the north London club. The Gunners signed the Armenia international in a swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez complete a switch to Manchester United in the January transfer window. Mkhitaryan struggled to leave his...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 8:15 AM
Arsenal have expressed an interest in Juventus starlet Daniele Rugani, the Italian defender’s agent has confirmed. The Gunners were busy in the January transfer window with a number of incomings and outgoings at the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal allowed Alexis Sanchez to move to Manchester United but...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 8:00 AM
Arsenal and Liverpool FC are among a cluster of clubs that have agreed to meet Hoffenheim’s £28m asking price for Kerem Demirbay, according to reports. Sport Bild is reporting that Demirbay is attracting interest from a number of top European clubs, including Premier League duo Arsenal and Liverp...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 7:30 AM
Harry Kane has admitted that Arsenal’s decision to release him as a youth player was one of the best things that could have happened to him in his career. The England striker has developed into one of Europe’s most prolific forwards at White Hart Lane in recent seasons and he has continued his fi...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 6:45 AM
Arsenal are set for “tough” negotiations in trying to convince Aaron Ramsey to sign a new contract at The Emirates, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Gunners are keen to extend the midfielder’s current deal at the north London side, with his contrac...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 6:00 AM
Arsenal are hoping to start a summer spending spree with the addition of Benfica winger Andrija Zivkovic, according to reports in England. Sport Witness, as quoted by the Daily Mirror, is reporting that the Gunners are interested in the highly-rated 21-year-old attacker. According to the same rep...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 5:40 AM
Ian Wright believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be judged on how many goals the new Arsenal signing scores rather than his overall involvement in games. The Gabon international completed a move to Arsenal from Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund in a club record £56m deal on transfer deadline...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 5:00 AM
Mark Lawrenson isn’t getting carried away with Mesut Ozil’s recent performances despite his role in Arsenal’s 5-1 win against Everton last weekend. The Germany international has been inconsistent since speculation began about his long-term future at the north London club over 12 months ago. Ozil...
Sport Review - Wed Feb 7 12:00 AM
Wayne Rooney has issued his back for Manchester United’s decision to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in the January transfer window. The Red Devils completed a deal to land the 29-year-old Chile star from the Gunners last month, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan heading to Arsenal as part of the same tran...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 10:00 AM
Jamie Redknapp believes Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger still needs to sign a defensive midfielder to improve the Gunners team. The north London side managed to put a positive spin on the January transfer window after a number of significant incomings and outgoings last month. Arsenal recruited Arm...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 9:15 AM
Arsene Wenger admits he has been impressed with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s “quality of movement” in the Arsenal team. The Gunners signed the Borussia Dortmund striker in a club record £56m deal on transfer deadline day. Aubameyang made his Arsenal debut in the north London side’s 5-1 win against...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 8:45 AM
Arsene Wenger has praised Aaron Ramsey’s improved composure in front of goal after the Arsenal midfielder’s hat-trick in a 5-1 win against Everton on Saturday evening. The Gunners midfielder has only recently returned to the Arsenal side following a lengthy injury lay-off to hamper the Wales inte...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 8:15 AM
Arsene Wenger believes the arrival of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan has provided Arsenal with a positive upswing. The Gunners looked to be heading towards the intolerable scenario where Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil would leave for nothing at the end of the season. However, Ars...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 8:00 AM
Jamie Redknapp is standing by his prediction that Arsenal and Chelsea will finish outside of the Premier League’s top four this season. The defending champions are a long way behind current leaders Manchester City to effectively rule Chelsea out of the title race. The Blues have already lost five...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 7:45 AM
Mesut Ozil looked to be in high spirits as he enjoyed some downtime with his girlfriend Amine Gulse after Arsenal’s thrashing of Everton on Saturday. The German playmaker linked up with new team-mates Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as the Gunners claimed an impressive 5-1 victor...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 7:15 AM
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has taken to social media to acknowledge Mesut Ozil after his impressive debut for Arsenal on Saturday. The Gabon striker made his first appearance for his new club on Saturday against Everton and he scored one of the Gunners’ five goals in their 5-1 thrashing of Everton...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 6:45 AM
Malcom has admitted that he was keen on a move away from Bordeaux in the January transfer window after he was heavily linked with both Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur. The Brazilian winger was touted as a potential target for both of the north London clubs as the Premier League outfits looked to tr...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 6:00 AM
Steven Gerrard believes Arsenal still have problems with their defence to address despite a thrilling 5-1 win against Everton at The Emirates on Saturday evening. The Gunners supporters were able to console themselves with the addition of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after a 3-1 loss to Premier Leag...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 5:10 AM
Arsene Wenger has talked up his appreciation for Arsenal signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan. The Armenia international completed a move to the Gunners in a swap deal from Manchester United after Alexis Sanchez secured a switch to Old Trafford. Mkhitaryan struggled to have a lasting impact at Manchester U...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 5:00 AM
Jamie Redknapp has hailed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as a bargain signing despite Arsenal spending a club record £56m fee on the striker. The Gabon international completed a deadline day move to the north London club to help fill Alexis Sanchez’s void at The Emirates. Aubameyang has signed a long-...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 4:30 AM
Olivier Giroud has admitted that he was disappointed by Arsene Wenger’s decision to bring in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal and that waas one of the main reasons why he opted to move to Chelsea. The 31-year-old has signed an 18-month contract with the Blues after completing his move to Stam...
Sport Review - Tue Feb 6 12:15 AM
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has taken to social media to express his delight at how his Arsenal debut panned out. The Gabon striker has been getting used to life at The Emirates after having signed for the Gunners from Borussia Dortmund last week in a big-money deal. The 28-year-old made his debut...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 11:45 PM
Arsene Wenger has refused to be drawn on why Henrikh Mkhitaryan struggled to find consistent form under Jose Mourinho at Manchester United. Mkhitaryan has been settling into life at his new club Arsenal in recent days after having signed for the Gunners as part of the same deal which saw Alexis S...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 10:30 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 - Mon Feb 5 10:15 AM
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is a similar in style to Arsenal legend Thierry Henry, according to Raphael Hongistein. The Gabon international completed a move to Arsenal in a club record £56m deal from Borussia Dortmund in the January transfer window. Aubameyang has been one of the Bundesliga’s best...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 9:45 AM
Arsene Wenger is backing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to become a truly dangerous player for Arsenal in the second half of the season. The Gabon striker enjoyed a home debut to remember on Saturday night when he scored with a neat finish in the Gunners’ 5-1 victory over Everton at The Emirates in th...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 9:15 AM
Ian Wright has accused Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger of destroying Alexandre Lacazette’s confidence. The Gunners signed the France international in a £52m deal from Ligue 1 side Lyon in the summer transfer window. Lacazette earned a reputation as one of Europe’s top goal-scorers during his spell...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 8:00 AM
Mesut Ozil would have struggled under Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, according to Stewart Robson. The Germany international put pen to paper on a new long-term deal with Arsenal on Thursday evening to end speculation about his future. The 29-year-old has been linked with a potential move to...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 7:45 AM
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang still has some work to do to reach full fitness at Arsenal. The 28-year-old enjoyed a home debut to remember on Saturday when he scored his first goal for the Gunners in their 5-1 thrashing of Everton at The Emirates. Aubameyang is settlin...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 7:30 AM
Chelsea FC and Arsenal are among the clubs monitoring Riyad Mahrez’s situation at Leicester City ahead of a possible summer transfer move, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Star is reporting that the Gunners and the Blues are keeping tabs on the 26-year-old’s situation, along w...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 6:45 AM
Steven Gerrard admits that the arrivals of both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan are turning Arsenal into a “scary” team going forwards. The pair both moved to The Emirates in the January transfer window as the Gunners moved quickly to bolster their squad in the mid-season period....
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 6:25 AM
Steven Gerrard believes that Arsenal fans should start to get excited about the partnership between Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. The pair both enjoyed brilliant home debuts on Saturday afternoon as the Gunners notched up an impressive 5-1 victory over Everton at The Emirates....
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 6:15 AM
Arsenal could have signed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in an £11m deal in 2011, according to Raphael Honigstein. The Gabon international completed a club record move to Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund in the January transfer window. The 28-year-old striker scored 141 times in 213 games in all competi...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 5:40 AM
Alexandre Lacazette will be relegated to a supporting role behind Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at Arsenal, Pat Nevin has claimed. The Gunners signed Lacazette in what was then a club record £52m deal from Ligue 1 side Lyon in the summer transfer window. Lacazette has struggled to recreate his prolif...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 5:20 AM
Mesut Ozil’s competitive instincts have been dulled during his four and a half seasons at Arsenal, Stewart Robson believes. The Gunners have managed to convince Ozil to commit his long-term future to the north London club following months of speculation. The 29-year-old signed a new contract on T...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 4:40 AM
Liverpool FC are ready to try and make a move to sign Jack Wilshere from Arsenal if he rejects a new contract with the Gunners, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that the Reds are monitoring the 25-year-old’s situation at The Emirates as the clock ticks down on his c...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 4:30 AM
Aaron Ramsey has told his Arsenal team-mates that it is time for them to step up their away form as they prepare for their Premier League clash against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday. The north London side have struggled to find consistent form away from The Emirates this term and they slumped to...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 12:41 AM
Steven Gerrard believes that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the man to fire Arsenal back into the top four this season. The 28-year-old striker completed his move to The Emirates from Borussia Dortmund last week and marked his debut for the Gunners with a goal in the 5-1 victory over Everton on Sat...
Sport Review - Mon Feb 5 12:30 AM
Jose Mourinho has insisted that he has been impressed by Alexis Sanchez’s humility since his move to Manchester United from Arsenal last month. The Chile international signed for the Red Devils from the Gunners in the January transfer window after he was included as part of the deal which saw Hen...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 11:45 PM
Steven Gerrard has praised Henrikh Mkhitaryan for his impressive home debut for Arsenal in the Premier League against Everton on Saturday. The Armenia international started his first game for the Gunners at The Emirates since completing his move to the north London club from Manchester United bac...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 11:00 AM
Paul Merson is not expecting to see Arsenal FC finish in the top four this season despite their flurry of transfer activity in the January window. The north London side were one of the busiest clubs in the Premier League last month as they opted to ship out the likes of Theo Walcott, Francis Coqu...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 10:45 AM
Olivier Giroud looked to be in good shape as he trained with his new Chelsea FC team-mates at Cobham on Saturday morning. The striker has been getting used to life at Stamford Bridge in recent days after completing something of a surprise transfer to the west London side from Arsenal last week. G...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 10:15 AM
Alvaro Morata is still the key man for Chelsea despite the arrival of Olivier Giroud, Kenny Cunningham says. The defending Premier League champions made a big effort to sign a striker to provide competition for Morata in the January transfer window. The Spanish forward scored 10 times in the Prem...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 10:00 AM
Mark Lawrenson has questioned Liverpool FC over their failure to rival Arsenal for the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon international completed a club record £56m move to Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund on transfer deadline day last week. The 28-year-old signed a long-term deal with...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 9:45 AM
Jamie Carragher has warned Arsenal that they are facing a serious uphill struggle in trying to break into the top four this season. The north London side had to settle for a place outside the top four last season for the first time under Arsene Wenger. The Gunners are playing Europa League footba...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 9:05 AM
Martin Keown believes that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be struggling to believe his luck with the wealth of attacking talent at his disposal at Arsenal. The Gabon international has been getting used to life at The Emirates in recent days as he bids to try and help Arsenal enjoy a successful en...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 8:30 AM
Gary Neville believes Arsenal should be worried that they had no competition to sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon international became Arsenal’s club record signing on transfer deadline day following a £75m switch to the north London club from Bundesliga giants B...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 8:15 AM
Jamie Carragher has suggested that Alexandre Lacazette could leave Arsenal in the summer. The France international was signed in what was then a club record £52m transfer from Ligue 1 side Lyon in the 2016 summer transfer window. Lacazette made a brilliant start to his Arsenal career with a goal...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 7:30 AM
Arsenal will target both Jonny Evans and Kostas Manolas in the summer transfer window, according to reporter James Olley. The Gunners were linked with a move to sign West Brom defender Evans in the January transfer window but they were not able to conclude a deal to land the Northern Ireland inte...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 7:00 AM
Arsenal could make a move to sign Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak in the summer transfer window, according to reporter James Olley. The north London side have just enjoyed a very busy transfer window after bringing in both Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gunners also of...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 6:35 AM
Arsenal could reignite their interest in signing Malcom from Bordeaux in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Gunners could make a fresh move to try and sign the attacker at the end of the season after they were linked w...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 6:30 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has admitted that he is already loving life at Arsenal after his sparkling display in Arsenal’s 5-1 win over Everton on Saturday. The Armenia international made his first start for the Gunners as he helped Arsene Wenger’s men claim a dominant win over the Toffees at The Emirate...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 5:50 AM
Stewart Robson has questioned why Arsenal didn’t sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang last summer instead of signing Alexandre Lacazette. The Gunners signed Aubameyang in a club record £56m deal from Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund on transfer deadline day to bolster Arsene Wenger’s attacking optio...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 5:20 AM
Pat Nevin has warned Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang that he will have to adapt to Arsenal. The Gabon international became the north London club’s most-expensive signing on transfer deadline day last week. Arsenal paid £56m to secure Aubameyang’s services from Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund. The A...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 4:50 AM
Frank Lampard is backing both Manchester United and Chelsea FC to finish the top four this season – at the expense of Liverpool FC and Arsenal. Manchester United are currently Manchester City’s closest challengers for the Premier League title but the Red Devils are way behind Pep Guardiola’s lead...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 4:40 AM
Arsene Wenger has hailed Olivier Giroud’s commitment to Arsenal after he completed his transfer to Chelsea FC last week. The 31-year-old striker has signed an 18-month contract with the Blues after he was deemed as surplus to requirements at The Emirates following the arrival of Pierre-Emerick Au...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 12:30 AM
Alexandre Lacazette has taken to social media to welcome Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to the club after the striker signed for Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund last week. The 28-year-old became the north London side’s second major addition in the January transfer window after he agreed to join the Gun...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has hinted that Olivier Giroud may not be ready to start for Chelsea FC for the Premier League clash with Watford on Monday night. The 31-year-old striker signed for the Blues from London rivals Arsenal last week as Conte moved to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. Th...
Sport Review - Sun Feb 4 12:00 AM
Paul Merson has criticised Arsenal for failing to sign Jonny Evans from West Brom in the January transfer window. The north London side were heavily linked with a move to sign the 30-year-old defender in the mid-season window but a move failed to materialise. Instead, Arsenal opted to bolster the...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 11:30 PM
Jack Wilshere has taken to social media to welcome Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal after the striker signed for the Gunners from Borussia Dortmund last week. The 28-year-old forward became the north London side’s club-record signing after the Gunners managed to strike a deal to bring him to...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 7:35 PM
Gary Lineker has taken to social media to praise Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for his “delightful” finish as he scored on his Arsenal debut in the 5-1 thrashing of Everton at The Emirates on Saturday night. The Gabon international was put straight into the starting line up for the Gunners as the nor...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 7:20 PM
Steven Gerrard praised Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for a “world class” finish after the new signing scored his first goal for Arsenal in Saturday’s 5-1 thrashing of Everton on Saturday. The Gabon international signed for the Gunners from Borussia Dortmund last week and was put straight into the sta...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 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 Feb 3 10:30 AM
Thierry Henry is backing Olivier Giroud to be a success at Chelsea FC after completing his transfer to Stamford Bridge from Arsenal on deadline day. The French striker was sold by the Gunners to their Premier League rivals after the north Londoners secured the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 10:00 AM
Paul Merson believes Arsenal’s failure to strengthen their defence will cost the Gunners a place in the Premier League’s top four. The north London side were busy in the January transfer window with a number of new signings and some high-profile departures at the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal signed...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 9:30 AM
Jamie Carragher has warned Alexandre Lacazette that he could be immediately forced out of the Arsenal team by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gunners completed the signing of the Gabon striker for a club-record £56m transfer fee last week as Arsene Wenger moved to further bolster his attacking opt...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 8:45 AM
Arsene Wenger has warned Mesut Ozil that there is an onus on the German midfielder to become a real leader at Arsenal. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder signed a new long-term contract with Arsenal last week to end speculation surrounding his future at the north London club. Ozil’s commitment...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 8:15 AM
Michael Owen is backing Arsenal to ease to straightforward win against Everton at The Emirates on Saturday evening. The Gunners produced an abysmal performance in a 3-1 loss to Premier League strugglers Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium mid-week. Arsenal missed out on the chance to gain some gr...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 7:15 AM
Jamie Carragher has praised Arsenal for their impressive transfer business in the January window. The Gunners were one of the Premier League’s busiest clubs as they brought in both Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The north London side, however, also shipped out a number of playe...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 6:35 AM
Aaron Ramsey has taken to social media to wish Olivier Giroud all the best after the striker left Arsenal to sign for Chelsea FC last week. The French forward opted to quit the north London side for their local rivals in the January transfer window as he bids to gain some valuable playing time ah...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 6:00 AM
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Mesut Ozil comitting his future to Arsenal feels like the Gunners have signed a new player. The Germany international signed a three and a half year contract with the north London side last week to finally put to bed uncertainty surrounding his future. Ozil has bee...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 5:50 AM
Paul Merson believes Arsenal and Chelsea FC will miss out on a place in the Premier League’s top four. The Gunners missed out on a chance to gain some ground on their top-four rivals on Tuesday night after Arsenal lost 3-1 to Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium. The north London side broke the de...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 5:40 AM
Mark Lawrenson is confident that Arsenal will protect their excellent home record against Everton at The Emirates on Saturday evening. The Gunners will be looking to bounce back from their 3-1 loss to Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on Tuesday night following a disastrous defensive performanc...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 5:20 AM
Charlie Nicholas has criticised Arsenal’s failure to sign West Brom defender Jonny Evans in the January transfer window. The Gunners enjoyed a largely successful month in the transfer market following some big-name additions and overdue departures. Henrikh Mkhitaryan completed a move to Arsenal l...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 5:00 AM
Charlie Nicholas believes Arsenal and Chelsea are on course to miss out on a place in the top four. The Gunners slumped to a humiliating 3-1 loss to Swansea City on Tuesday night despite Nacho Monreal handing Arsenal a first-half lead at the Liberty Stadium. Arsenal were guilty of some unforgivab...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 4:40 AM
Jamie Carragher has admitted that he is still yet to be convinced about Granit Xhaka at Arsenal. The Swiss midfielder signed for the Gunners from Borussia Monchengladbach in May 2016 and he has been a regular fixture in the Gunners team this season. Indeed, Xhaka has started every single one of A...
Sport Review - Sat Feb 3 12:15 AM
Paul Merson is expecting to see Arsenal claim a comfortable 3-0 win over Everton in the Premier League on Saturday evening. It has been a busy January transfer window for the north London side, with the Gunners bringing in both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh MKhitaryan, while offloaded the...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 10:30 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 - Fri Feb 2 9:30 AM
Thierry Henry has said that he hopes to see Arsene Wenger give both Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang the chance to play together for Arsenal this season. The north London side completed a deal to sign the Gabon striker on transfer deadline day after days of speculation linking hi...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 9:00 AM
Rio Ferdinand has warned Arsenal that signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will prove pointless unless the Gunners can improve their defence. The Gabon international completed a club record £56m move to Arsenal from Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund on transfer deadline day on Wednesday night. The...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 8:45 AM
Thierry Henry believes Arsenal supporters can’t blame Olivier Giroud for moving to Chelsea FC ahead of this summer’s World Cup. The France international completed a £21m move to the defending Premier League champions from Arsenal on deadline day. Giroud was signed to provide more attacking depth...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 8:30 AM
Rio Ferdinand believes Eden Hazard will ensure that Chelsea FC finish in the Premier League’s top four ahead of Arsenal and Liverpool FC. The defending Premier League champions are in a difficult run of form in the English top flight following a return of one win in their last four games. Chelsea...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 8:00 AM
Frank Lampard has admitted his surprise that Chelsea FC have signed Olivier Giroud on a short-term deal. The France international completed a deadline day move to the defending Premier League champions from bitter London rivals Arsenal. Giroud has signed an 18-month deal with the title holders af...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 7:15 AM
Thierry Henry has admitted that he is excited about the prospect of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang lining up with his former Borussia Dortmund team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan at Arsenal. The 28-year-old finally completed his transfer to the north London club from Dortmund on Wednesday after days of specu...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 6:41 AM
Frank Lampard has backed Manchester United’s signing of Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal and says that the Chilean can bring the “magic” back to Old Trafford. The Chile international signed for the Red Devils last week after he was included in part of the deal which saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan head to Arse...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 6:15 AM
Rio Ferdinand has expressed his bemusement at Arsenal’s failure to sign a new centre-half. The Gunners signed three players in the January transfer window and managed to offload three players during a busy month at The Emirates. Arsenal started their transfer business with the addition of 20-year...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 5:40 AM
Frank Lampard believes Olivier Giroud is a useful player to have in the Chelsea FC squad. The France international completed a deadline day move to the defending Premier League champions from their bitter London rivals Arsenal. Chelsea FC are reported to have paid a transfer fee in the region of...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 5:30 AM
Rio Ferdinand has issued his backing for new Arsenal signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon international completed a deadline day move to the north London side from Borussia Dortmund to become Arsenal’s second signing of the January transfer window. Arsenal spent a club record £56m fee on...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 5:20 AM
Paul Merson believes Olivier Giroud could start ahead of Alvaro Morata in the Chelsea team. The defending Premier League champions signed the France international in a reported £21m deal from their bitter rivals Arsenal transfer deadline day. Giroud has been signed to alleviate the workload place...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 5:08 AM
Thierry Henry has admitted his sadness at seeing both Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud leave Arsenal last month, although he was delighted to see the Gunners bring in some quality replacements. The north London side opted to sell Sanchez to Manchester United but managed to secure the services of...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 5:00 AM
Paul Merson has expressed his disappointment that Arsenal didn’t sign Jonny Evans from West Brom in the January transfer window. The Northern Ireland international has built a solid reputation during two and a half seasons at the Baggies following his move to The Hawthorns from Manchester United...
Sport Review - Fri Feb 2 12:30 AM
Rio Ferdinand has admitted that he is excited about what Alexis Sanchez will bring to Manchester United following his transfer from Arsenal. The Chile international became the Red Devils’ only signing of the January transfer window as he joined the Old Trafford club from Arsenal last week. The 29...