November 07, 2017 by
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger offloaded the Turkish midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup back in 2012 without ever giving him a proper chance to prove himself with the first team.
The 25-year-old Turkey international born in Netherlands started his career with AZ in 2005 before moving to London three years later.
Ozyakup spent four years with Arsenal as a youth prospect but Arsene Wenger opted against including him in the first team and sold him to Besiktas for mere £400,000 in 2012. .......Read more here.....
November 07, 2017 by
According to Spanish publication Mundo Deportivo, Arsenal are eying up a move for Barcelona playmaker Rafinha, if Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez leave next summer.
The pair are out of contract in the summer and are expected to leave for pastures new. That means that the Gunners will receive no transfer fee for either player unless they are sold in January.
Rafinha is highly rated but injury-prone
The 24-year-old and comes from a football family. The midfielder is the brother of Bayern Munich star Thiago Alcantara and the son of former Brazilian international Mazinho. .......Read more here.....
November 03, 2017 by
Newcastle United and AC Milan have both been credited with Arsenal target Miguel Almiron, who is widely expected to leave Atlanta United after a breakthrough season in the MLS.
The 23-year-old Paraguay international made an instant impression in the American football in his very first season in the MLS.
Almiron joined Atlanta United in a Young Designated Player deal said to be worth around $8 million from Lanus and went on to rake up nine goals and 14 assists in 30 appearances for his team. .......Read more here.....
November 01, 2017 by
In what is surely one of the most surprising transfer rumour this week, Premier League giants Arsenal and Chelsea are said to be locked in a battle for former Liverpool shot stopper Peter Gulasci.
The Hungarian ‘keeper spent five years of his career at Anfield but failed to make a single appearance for the Reds. The 27-year-old enjoyed various loan spells away at Hereford, Tranmere and Hull City before leaving the Merseyside club in 2013 when his contract expired.
Red Bull Salzburg offered the Hungarian international a chance to revive his career and Gulasci took it firmly with both hands. .......Read more here.....
October 31, 2017 by
Napoli midfielder has emerged as one of the top transfer targets for Arsenal ahead of the January transfer window.
Various reports from the British press suggest that Arsene Wenger is keen to push through a deal for the 25-year-old Partenopei hot-shot during winter, adding however that the French tactician is prepared to wait until the summer to grab a highly-rated star.
Gunners should very well be aware of the fact Napoli are in the run for Scudetto and are highly unlikely to give up on any of their first-team stars as long as they have a firm chance of wrapping the Scudetto and ending Juventus’ Serie A dominance. .......Read more here.....
October 30, 2017 by
Known as a manager who likes to link up with talented players and turn them into proper gems, Arsene Wenger is once again reportedly aiming at a relatively obscure player from lower ranks of English football.
Rob Holding remains the most recent example, whereas it was Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain who also made a shortcut to prominence thanks to Arsene Wenger.
According to reports from The Sun, Gunners boss is lining up a January raid on Ipswich Town and their teenage sensation Tristan Nydam.
The Premier league giants are said to be preparing a £2 million offer for the Championship side’s jewel who has been making plenty of waves with his performances this season. .......Read more here.....
October 27, 2017 by
A growing number of the British media report that Arsenal have determined their asking price for wantaway star forward Alexis Sanchez.
The Chilean has been linked with a move away from the Emirates for quite some time although Arsenal Wenger has at the same time remained optimistic that Sanchez could have a sudden change of heart and sign a new deal with the Gunners.
The French boss was either unfamiliar with his sad-face posts, saddened photos and cryptic messages on social media or oblivious to his own inability to secure a new deal for the Arsenal star that he now risks losing it for free next summer. .......Read more here.....
October 26, 2017 by
Highly-rated Stuttgart midfielder Berkay Ozcan has moved on to reveal Premier League giants have made a direct approach hoping to secure his signature.
The 19-year-old Turkey Under-21 international has been making huge waves with his performances of late as he went up through Stuttgart ranks and into the first-team during the 2. Bundesliga title winning side last season.
Ozcan made 21 appearances in the second tier of German football last year, adding 2 goals to his name in the process and turning plenty of heads along way – including Arsenal’s. .......Read more here.....
October 25, 2017 by
According to reports from Spanish media outlet Sport, Premier League side Arsenal look set to appoint former Barcelona director of football Raul Sanllehi who’s been with the Catalan club since 2002.
A close friend of Ivan Gazidis’ will move into the Gunners boardroom to take over some of the responsibilities left unattended after Dick Law’s departure from the North London club.
Sanllehi is expected to be heavily involved in Arsenal’s recruitment strategy given his background as one of Barcelona’s chief negotiators in the past couple of years. .......Read more here.....
October 23, 2017 by
Alan Guimaraes is the last in line of talents to emerge from Brazilian football.
The Under-17 Brazilian starlet is beginning to cause plenty of attention with major European clubs thanks to his impressive performances for club and country.
Alan first grabbed the eye with a string of sublime displays in the South American Under-17 Championship where he helped Selecao claim the title after going unbeaten in the tournament.
The talented attacking midfielder then fully flourished at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India where Brazil are taking on England in the semifinals on Monday. .......Read more here.....