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Birmingham sign Arsenal defensive duo 1

Posted on August 21, 2017 by David Nugent

Championship Birmingham City have completed season-long loan deals for Arsenal full-backs Cohen Bramall and Carl Jenkinson. The pair could both make their Blues debut against Bournemouth on Tuesday night in the League Cup against Bournemouth.

Jenkinson has fallen out-of-favour in north London in recent times. The 25-year-old had spent a season and a half on-loan at West Ham before injury curtailed his time in east London.

The full-back always seemed likely to exit the club this summer. However, a move to a Premier League club seemed more likely than a move to a second-tier outfit.

Surely Nicklas Bendtner cannot stay in the Premier League? 0

Posted on July 09, 2014 by David Nugent

I would just like to expand on a story my colleague Nemanja wrote about earlier. According to the Daily Mail, Aston Villa is in talks with former-Arsenal legend (in his own mind anyway) Nicklas Bendtner. The Danish international was once a promising young striker for the Gunners, but he never fulfilled his potential at the Emirates.

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The striker is reportedly wanted by Villa and German club Eintract Frankfurt this summer, after his contract with Arsenal expired. It seems the striker is actually in-demand, which is surprising considering his lack of appearances in recent seasons.

Attitude

Johan Djourou to leave Arsenal on permanent basis 0

Posted on April 02, 2014 by Nemanja Lazarevic

German newspaper Hamburger Morgenpost has learned that HSV are set to turn Johan Djourou’s loan deal into permanent move. This basically means that the Swiss international will finally sever his ties with the Gunners after spending last 12 years at the club.

The Bundesliga strugglers signed the 27-year-old on a season-long loan from Arsenal in the summer with an option to buy and they are reportedly ready to activate the clause in his contract that will allow them to sign Djourou for a fee of €2.5 million.



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