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Arsene Wenger to be given £100m war chest 0

Posted on June 01, 2017 by Milos Markovic

Arsene Wenger signing a new two-year deal at Arsenal has firmly split the public opinion down the middle.

And while Wenger’s supporters will be quick to heap praise on Arsenal board and tap the club official on the back, critics will be cursing their faith. The club however is thought to be preparing a plan to win more votes to the ‘In’ party with a reported £100 million transfer kitty which would be presented to Arsenal boss ahead of this summer’s transfer window.

The Gunners are expected to invest heavily into bolstering their squad in the upcoming market.

Lucas Perez wants to leave Arsenal 0

Posted on June 01, 2017 by David Nugent

According to the Daily Mirror, Arsenal’s Spanish striker Lucas Perez has told the north London club he wants to leave this summer. The 28-year-old only moved to Arsenal last summer for a fee of £17million from Spanish club Deportivo La Coruna.

Perez’s agent Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle told the Press Association Sport: “The idea is to be able to play for another club,”

“We want to leave and Arsenal already knows. Do you know anyone who is happy but has no opportunities?”

The well-travelled striker has started just two Premier League games and nine games in all competitions. He was mostly used as a substitute making 12 appearances for the Gunners last season.

Can Arsene Wenger inspire anything but déjà vu at Arsenal? 0

Posted on May 31, 2017 by David Nugent

So there we have it veteran Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has signed a two-year extension with the club. It was hardly a surprise was it? There was always a feeling the Frenchman was not yet ready to leave the north London club.

As I stated in yesterday’s article Wenger is part of the furniture at Arsenal. Unfortunately to me he is like that old comfy chair that used to be lovely when it was new but its springs are now sticking out cursing discomfort in the backside.

Whether Arsenal fans like it or not, the Frenchman will probably be the Gunners boss for the next two years.

Alexis Sanchez pushing for Bayern Munich move 0

Posted on May 31, 2017 by Milos Markovic

Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez has reportedly set his sights on laving Arsenal this season.

The Chile international is keen on a move to Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich where he would be united with international teammate Arturo Vidal.

Former Juventus man has confessed to Chilean media after landing in his homeland this week that he has been sending text messages to Alexis Sanchez to convince him to sing for Bayern Munich.

“I told Alexis that this is his chance to be in a big team. If he wants to compare himself with the best, he needs to go to the best team in the world.”, Spanish media outlet Marca quoted Arturo Vidal.

Arsenal set to battle Chelsea for striker 0

Posted on May 29, 2017 by David Nugent

According to the Ibtimes, Arsenal are set to battle it out with London and Premier League rivals Chelsea for Torino striker Andrea Belotti this summer. The Italian striker is believed to be rated in the £85million bracket by the club from Turin.

Belotti seems to be one of the hottest strikers in European football at the moment. The 23-year-old has scored 26 goals and produced seven assists in Serie A this season, having enjoyed the best season of his career.

The Italian international is reportedly also interesting Juventus and Manchester United, so Arsenal would have major competitive for the striker’s signature.

Bayern Munich step up chase for Alexis Sanchez 0

Posted on May 24, 2017 by Milos Markovic

It’s the news any Arsenal fan would not want to hear after a disappointing Premier League season and just ahead an important clash for their team.

With Arsenal players preparing to go head to head against newly-crowned champions Chelsea in the highly-anticipated FA Cup final this weekend, Alexis Sanchez’s agent is busy doing meetings.

The Chilean’s representative is thought to be engaged in talks with Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich with Chilean newspaper El Mercurio claiming that Fernando Felicevich has already in Germany for a round of negotiations with Bavarian giants.

Alexis Sanchez can win the Golden Boot 2

Posted on May 17, 2017 by David Nugent

Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez put himself back into the race for the Premier League Golden Boot on Tuesday night with his brace against Sunderland in a 2-0 victory.

The win was not only vital for his team and kept them in the race for the Champions League spots, but also rather unexpectedly put him back in the running for the Premier League’s top scorer.

Going head-to-head with rival on Sunday

Ironically, the two goals put Sanchez just a goal behind Everton’s Romelu Lukaku on 23 goals. The Toffees forward has struggled for goals of late and has failed to score in his last four Premier League outings.

Alexis Sanchez 7/2 to win the Premier League Golden Boot this season 0

Posted on May 17, 2017 by Crippy Cooke

Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez scored twice in Tuesday’s 2-0 win over Sunderland, taking his tally to 23 Premier League goals for the season. The Chilean international is one behind Everton’s Romelu Lukaku with one game remaining, and could have a playoff with the Belgian striker for the Golden Boot on Sunday as Arsenal host Everton at the Emirates Stadium.

Premier League top goalscorers
Romelu Lukaku (Everton) 36 appearances, 24 goals
Alexis Sanchez (Arsenal) 37 appearances, 23 goals
Harry Kane (Tottenham) 28 appearances, 22 goals
Diego Costa (Chelsea) 34 appearances, 20 goals

Sanchez double downs relegated Sunderland 0

Posted on May 16, 2017 by David Nugent

Alexis Sanchez scored a brace for Arsenal as the Gunners defeated relegation Sunderland 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night.

The Gunners had the first attempt on goal after just three minutes, as Alexis Sanchez fired an effort well over the bar from long-range. Arsenal looked to have taken the lead on eight minutes.

Sanchez’s effort on goal deflected off Olivier Giroud’s arm and found the bottom corner of Jordan Pickford’s net. However, the referee spotted the infringement and disallowed the effort.

Arsenal v Sunderland Premier League Preview 0

Posted on May 15, 2017 by David Nugent

Arsenal host bottom of the table Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium in the Premier League, in a game the Gunners simply have to win in order to keep alive their Champions League hopes.

The situation is now simple for the north London side, they have to win their two remaining games and hope Liverpool or Manchester City slip-up in their games.

Liverpool now have a four-point lead on the Gunners, but Arsene Wenger’s team have a game in hand on the Reds. City are three points ahead of Arsenal having played the same amount of games. Both the Gunners rivals have favourable games.

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