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Wenger “100% expects Oxlade-Chamberlain to stay” this summer 0

Posted on July 16, 2017 by Crippy Cooke

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he “100% expects” midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to stay at the Emirates Stadium for at least one more season, despite rumours of a £25m bid from Liverpool, reports The Sun. The England midfielder will be out of contract next summer and is reportedly keen to switch to Merseyside as manager Jurgen Klopp greatly admires him as a player.

Wenger, however, is not so sure. “100% expect him to stay, no matter what happens he will stay,” he said. Oxlade-Chamberlain was impressive for Arsenal last season. He made 29 Premier League appearances, scoring and creating nine goals, featuring at right wing-back, left wing-back, central midfield, left-wing and right-wing.

Arsenal enter the race for Chelsea star 0

Posted on July 14, 2017 by David Nugent

According to the Metro and journalist Gianluca Di Marzio, Arsenal are interested in signing Chelsea defensive midfielder Nemanja Matic in a swap deal involving England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Matic is seemingly in-demand this summer, with the likes of Juventus, Inter and Manchester United reportedly hoping to sign the Serbian star. However, it seems Arsenal have now emerged as a very viable destination for the 28-year-old.

The former Benfica star may find himself pushed down the pecking order at Stamford Bridge, as the Blues are reported to be close to signing Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko. He is believed to be looking for an escape route from the English champions.

Arsenal transfer rumour round-up: Latest on Ox-Matic swap deal, Jack Wilshere’s Italian job 0

Posted on July 14, 2017 by Milos Markovic

It’s been another noisy week in the transfer market.

North London club have been at the epicentre with a couple of newsworthy stories linking Gunners with several surprising potential ins and outs.

First off, the British media are buzzing about the news first broken by the highly-reliable Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio who claims Gunners have joined the chase for Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic.

The Serbian international is heading towards the exit door at Stamford Bridge with Blues having all but secured a move for AS Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Liverpool finally make an approach for Oxlade-Chamberlain 1

Posted on June 27, 2017 by David Nugent

Liverpool have made a direct enquiry about Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Mirror.
The club from Merseyside have been linked continually with a move for the England international in recent months.

It seems they have now made their move for the former Southampton star, who is rated in the £25million-bracket.

May be willing to sell this summer

The Mirror report claims that Arsenal are reluctant to sell Oxlade-Chamberlain this summer. However, the midfielder’s contract has just a year left to run and to avoid losing him for nothing the Gunners may well sell him this summer.

Oxlade-Chamberlain linked with Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea 0

Posted on June 20, 2017 by Crippy Cooke

According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has his pick of clubs this summer, with Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea reportedly keen on his signature. The England international, who has just 12 months left on his current deal, looks set to leave Arsenal as a result of a lack of playing time in his favourite position, but where will he go?

Liverpool still lead the race for the midfielder, with manager Jurgen Klopp a big fan of Oxlade-Chamberlain. The Arsenal player’s industry and creativity would see him fit into the Reds side and be a useful player for their Champions League campaign in 2017/18. And with Arsenal out of the prestigious competition, while having reportedly not offered a formal deal to the 23-year-old, it’s hard to see him remaining at the Emirates Stadium.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain wants to leave Arsenal 0

Posted on June 18, 2017 by David Nugent

According to the Metro, Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain wants to leave the Gunners this summer. If this is true, it will bring out mixed emotions in Gunners fans.

The England midfielder has just a year left on his contract in north London. Reports have emerged that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is not exactly doing everything in his power to keep the midfielder at the club.

Not lived up to his potential

I have always been torn on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as an Arsenal player. He arrived at the club from Southampton with a seemingly bright future ahead of him. He has yet to live up to his potential at the club.

Liverpool prepared to offer £40m for Oxlade-Chamberlain 2

Posted on June 10, 2017 by Crippy Cooke

Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is believed to be a transfer target for Liverpool, who are reportedly weighing up a £40m bid for his services despite him having only 12 months remaining on his contract. The ex-Southampton man impressed last season and is considering his future at the Emirates Stadium as a result of a lack of game time in one position, let alone losing his place in spots of the campaign.

Oxlade-Chamberlain should stay at Arsenal this summer 0

Posted on June 05, 2017 by David Nugent

According to the Daily Mirror, Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain could be ready to commit his future to the club and sign a new deal with the team from north London.

The England international has just 12 months left on his contract with Arsenal and media speculation was linking the midfielder with the likes Everton, Liverpool and Manchester City.

However, it seems he is now ready to stay in north London and fight for a place in the Gunners starting line-up.

Hit form at the end of the season

Oxlade-Chamberlain to reject Liverpool interest to sign new Arsenal deal 0

Posted on June 04, 2017 by Crippy Cooke

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain looks set to rejected interest from Liverpool this summer and sign a new long-term deal with the Gunners, according to reports from the Metro. Arsenal are believed to have offered Oxlade-Chamberlain a deal worth around £5million-a-year and may have given him assurances over playing time in the future.

The English international, who has successful played at right wing-back, left wing-back, central midfield and on both wings, has been a transfer target for the Merseysiders all season and his failure to nail down a starting place in his favourite position nearly led to the Ox to exiting the Emirates. But manager Arsene Wenger, who publicly spoke about his desire to keep the former Saint man at the club, looks to have convinced him to stay.

Will Hector Bellerin start at right-back for Arsenal? 0

Posted on May 26, 2017 by Crippy Cooke

Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is back in training and available for selection ahead of Saturday’s FA Cup final against Chelsea. However, the English international has missed the Gunners’ last handful of games and has seen Hector Bellerin successfully deputise in his absence. So who will get the nod this weekend?

“Hector’s more naturally suited to the right-back role, but since the wing-back situation has come into play, that’s played into my hands and my favour. Both of us are capable of playing the position and, as you said, it was a bad time for me to pick up the injury coming into the end of the season and obviously the FA Cup final,” admitted the Ox.



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