December 18, 2013 by
The latest reports in Spain are suggesting that Arsenal could be making a big money bid for Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa.
The Gunners continue to be linked with signing a high-profile striker, but despite Arsene Wenger admitting interest in Luis Suarez, the Frenchman seems to have come to terms with missing out on the Uruguayan.
According to the latest transfer talk, he could instead go for Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa, who is widely regarded as one of the world’s most prolific strikers.
And even with Olivier Giroud looking quite impressive this season, the Gunners should definitely try and sign the Spain international should the opportunity arise. .......Read more here.....
December 17, 2013 by
According to the Metro, Arsenal are set to battle it out with Liverpool for the signature of Olympiakos striker Konstantinos Mitroglou. The Greece international striker is set to face Manchester United in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Mitroglou has been in sensational goal scoring form this season, finding the net 21 times for Olympiakos, as the Greek side qualified for the knockout stages of the Champions Leagues. The 25 year-old forward helped his club to qualification with a hat-trick against Anderlecht in the group stage.
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December 17, 2013 by
Despite Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna undergoing talks with the Gunners hierarchy about extending his contract, he also admitted a January move is an option – not to mention the following summer.
‘I would love to win trophies. I’ve still got six months on my contract with Arsenal. They’re a club I love so much, but something is missing. We are in negotiations. It’s an option to go somewhere in January but I always had a good relationship with Arsenal. We’ve got a good opportunity to win a title this year, and after we will see.’ .......Read more here.....
December 16, 2013 by
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has added fuel to speculation linking the Gunners with a fresh assault on Liverpool striker Luis Suarez having watched him demolish Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane.
The Uruguayan had a hand in all five goals as the Reds hammered Spurs 5-0 on Sunday afternoon, scoring a brace and adding another three assists.
He has now taken his goal tally to 17 goals in just 11 Premier League games, with Liverpool now facing a reel battle on their hands to keep hold of their star man. .......Read more here.....
December 11, 2013 by
Hamburg midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu has been on the radar of Premier League leaders Arsenal, according to the player’s official representative.
The talented footballer has impressed in German Bundesliga this season, scoring 4 goals in 14 appearances and was in turn linked with a number of high-profile clubs.
Liverpool are believed to be considering a move for the German-born midfielder, while his agent has also cited Arsenal interest.
“We know of Arsenal’s interest. I think they will make a concrete move in December or January,” agent Bektas Demirtas told Hamburger Morgenpost. .......Read more here.....
December 06, 2013 by
Paris Saint-Germain forward Ezequiel Lavezzi has admitted that he could leaving Parc des Princes in the January transfer window as he continues to be linked with a move away from the club.
The Argentine striker has struggled to prove his worth in French Ligue 1 having joined the Saints in a big-money move from Napoli and he has since been regularly linked with a return to Serie A.
Inter Milan and AC Milan are both believed to be keen, but Lavezzi also has suitors in English Premier League, with North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham leading the chase. .......Read more here.....
December 04, 2013 by
Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov looks set to leave Fulham in the January transfer window, according to the player’s official representative Emil Dantchev.
After scoring 15 goals in his first season at Craven Cottage, the 32-year-old has suffered a serious dip in form and has only netted once in 11 Premier League stars this term.
And with Fulham slipping into the danger zone following five-straight defeats, it appears as though the experienced forward is looking to leave the sinking ship at the earliest opportunity. .......Read more here.....
December 04, 2013 by
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted he does find it hard keeping a player of Thomas Vermaelen’s calibre on the bench week after week this season.
The Gunners’ club-captain has only made three Premier League appearances so far this campaign, with his only start coming against Manchester United last month. Vermaelen, 28, has been used in the Capital One Cup and made a sub appearance in the Champions League this season. But with the World Cup approaching in the summer, Vermaelen will need considerably more game time if he is to keep his place in the Belgium squad. .......Read more here.....
December 03, 2013 by
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has moved to reject speculations linking the Gunners with Corinthians forward Alexandre Pato and Real Madrid starlet Alvaro Morata.
The Gunners have been linked with the two strikers as they are reportedly looking to reinforce their attacking options in January, but it appears the French manager will not be adding new forwards in the winter unless there is a serious injury crisis.
Wenger has revealed that Arsenal are not interested in Pato and Morata, while hinting that Yaya Sanogo will have a role to play when he returns from injury. .......Read more here.....
December 02, 2013 by
According to the Daily Mirror, Arsenal are again targeting West Brom defensive midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu. The Congo international midfielder has impressed for the Baggies in recent years, but has recently admitted that he wants to move to a bigger club.
The midfielder claims he has had an approach from Arsenal. He told the Mirror: “I’ve had approaches from Arsenal,”
“I could leave this winter. This is the right time for me to set my sights higher. I’m ready to join a top-four club. We are not professional enough in the way we manage our games – for example our draw at Chelsea. We are not mature enough.” .......Read more here.....