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Arsenal cruise into the Europa League last eight 0

Posted on March 15, 2018 by David Nugent

Arsenal recorded a 3-1 win over AC Milan on Thursday night in the Europa League last 16 second leg, to win the tie 5-1 on aggregate.

The visitors came close to enjoying a dream start within the first minute, but Andre Silva’s effort from Fabio Borini’s cross was off-target. On five minutes, the Gunners had their first sight of goal, as defender Laurent Koscielny headed over from Henrik Mkhitaryan’s corner kick.

The Gunners experienced an injury blow on 11 minutes, as Koscielny sustained an injury and Calum Chambers replaced the French international. Milan ‘keeper Gianluigi Donnarumma was called into action on 26 minutes, as the youngster did well to keep out a near-post effort from Danny Welbeck.

Arsenal set for battle over Turkish international 0

Posted on June 10, 2017 by David Nugent

According to the Daily Mirror, Arsenal are set to battle it out with Chelsea and Italian club Lazio for Bayer Leverkusen attacking midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu this summer.

The Mirror got their information from Turkish publication Aksam, who believe that the three clubs are competing for the highly-rated Turkey international.

Calhanoglu has reportedly been a transfer target for the Gunners for the last few seasons and has a minimum fee released clause in his contract of £32.5million.

Last season disrupted by ban

Turkish midfielder claims Arsenal interest 0

Posted on December 11, 2013 by Nemanja Lazarevic

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.



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