April 30, 2016 by
Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been stepping up his fitness after recovering from a knee injury, but may miss out of this weekend’s Norwich City clash due to a lack of match practice.
The English international has trained for a week with the first-team, but hasn’t had much in the way of competitive action to boost his condition for Premier League football. As a result, he could be forced to wait to make his long-awaited return.
Oxlade-Chamberlain last featured for Arsenal in February, but the meeting with the Canaries has come too soon according to manager Arsene Wenger. “It’s Oxlade-Chamberlain’s first week in full training now so I don’t think I will select him this weekend,” he said. .......Read more here.....
April 29, 2016 by
Host of Premier League clubs have been lining up for the services of non-league young starlet Charlie Coppola, dubbed the new Jamie Vardy.
And while Vardy made his way to the top via FC Halifax and Fleetwood Town, the Ryman League teenager could make a stunning trip from non-league straight to Premier League this summer as Gunners are contemplating making a summer move according to Evening Standard.
Leicester City were actually the first ones to stand in line for the signature of Lewes FC forward, but the Foxes are now joined by Premier League heavyweights Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal in the pursuit of the talented 16-year-old. .......Read more here.....
April 28, 2016 by
Leicester and France central midfielder N’Golo Kante is again being linked with a move to Arsenal by the Independent, but the Gunners also have Granit Xhaka as a back-up if they cannot prise Kante away from the Foxes.
Still need steel in midfield
Despite the emergence of French defensive midfielder Francis Coquelin there is still a feeling that the Gunners need another strong central midfielder in their team.
Leicester’s Kante has been nothing short of sensational and of course Arsene Wenger had seen him play before his move to the Foxes, as the veteran French boss is fantastic at signing players in hindsight, but not exactly great at signing players in real time. .......Read more here.....
April 27, 2016 by
PSG’s Swedish superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic is once again being linked with a summer move to the Premier League. This time it is the Daily Star who claims that the striker could be set for a move to north London.
Ibrahimovic is set to become a free agent when his contract in the French capital expires this summer, as there has been no indication that he will sign a contract extension.
In fine form this season
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has always been prolific in front of goal, but this season he has been on absolute fire. The veteran striker has scored 42 goals in 44 games in all competitions for PSG, with five of those coming in the Champions League. .......Read more here.....
April 26, 2016 by
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is being linked with a permanent move to AS Roma this summer, with various reports suggesting he’s keen on making the switch if he’s deemed surplus to requirements at the Emirates Stadium. Szczesny has been ever-present in the Roma side this season, and will have Petr Cech and David Ospina to compete with to be Arsenal’s first-choice goalkeeper which may see him calling time on his career with the Londoners. .......Read more here.....
April 26, 2016 by
Arsenal are interesting in bringing Shakhtar Donetsk Brazilian duo Taison and Wellington Nem to Emirates in the summer, according to the Italian outlet Calciomercato.
Both players have been made available for a summer transfer and Arsenal are thought to be leading the chase for the talented duo ahead of the Premier League rivals Chelsea, who are also interested in the pair.
Ukrainian club are keen to get Taison and Wellington Nem off their books at the end of the season as the club’s high earners failed to feature regularly in recent times. .......Read more here.....
April 22, 2016 by
Although his future remains in doubt following another frustrating season with the Gunners, Arsene Wenger is tying up the first summer signing for Arsenal.
According to reports from the Bleacher Report, London-based club have agreed personal terms with Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka who looks set to become Arsenal’s firs major signing of the summer transfer window.
Xhaka has been linked with Liverpool and Arsenal in the previous months having revealed he was keen to play in the Premier League and according to the reports Gunners have beaten the competition to the signing of the Swiss international. .......Read more here.....
April 19, 2016 by
Arsenal fans have been aggravated by Arturo Vidal, who has made a public call for his Chile teammate Alexis Sanchez to join him at Bayern Munich in summer.
Alexis Sanchez has become a key man for Arsenal ever since his move to the Emirates from Barcelona in 2014 and has so far scored 39 goals in 88 appearances at the club.
However, the Chilean star has been reportedly left disillusioned and unconvinced that Arsenal can challenge for top honours in England and Europe and is allegedly ready to reject new contract offers from Gunners which was enough of a reason for transfer rumours to start circulating. .......Read more here.....
April 15, 2016 by
The Metro are claiming that Arsenal could make a move for Manchester United and England central midfielder Michael Carrick this summer. The 34-year-old has yet to be offered a new deal at United with his contract expiring this summer.
The Geordie midfielder had previously been linked with a move to North London in January, but he stayed put at Old Trafford.
Arsenal are likely to allow Tomas Rosicky, Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Flamini leave the club this summer, so are looking for reinforcements in the central area of the pitch. .......Read more here.....
April 15, 2016 by
Gunners have set their sights upon the Ajax midfielder Riechedly Bazoer according to reports from Metro.
Arsenal have reportedly sent their chief scout Steve Rowley to watch the Dutch sensation in action as Arsene Wenger steps up his interest to sign one of the most sought-after youngsters in Europe.
Bazoer has made 27 Eredivisie appearances this season, scoring five goals and managing four assists in the process.
The highly-rated teenager has also featured in Europa League this season where he impressed with mature performances for his club. .......Read more here.....