March 25, 2019 by
Reiss Nelson is no doubt one of the most promising youngsters at Arsenal. He enjoyed some cameo appearances for the Gunners before a shock loan move last summer to German club Hoffenheim.
In truth, the youngster has experienced mixed fortunes in his temporary spell in the Bundesliga. However, Nelson the experience of playing in one of Europe’s top leagues and in European competition can only be good for him.
Mixed fortunes after a bright start
Nelson looked set for a sensational campaign in the German top-flight, as he scored six goals in his first seven appearances in the Bundesliga. His early form in German led to Nelson’s first call-up to the England under-21’s team. .......Read more here.....
February 01, 2019 by
One of the more surprising moves of the winter deadline day 2019 was Arsenal youngster Emile Smith Rowe joining Bundesliga side RB Leipzig on loan until the end of the season. The highly-rated youngster has recently been sidelined due to injury. However, prior to the injury, the midfielder had only really featured in the cup competitions and his game time was limited in the Premier League.
Smith-Rowe following in Nelson’s footseteps
I have to say that when Smith Rowe’s fellow talented youngster Reiss Nelson joined Hoffenheim on loan in the summer for this season I was surprised, as he looked like he could have played more first-team football. .......Read more here.....
November 20, 2018 by
Many eyebrows were raised among Arsenal supporters when they heard the news that highly-rated youngster Reiss Nelson was leaving in the summer. The move to German club Hoffenheim was only temporary of course, as the winger had signed a new deal prior to his switch to the Bundesliga outfit.
Needed a loan move
At just 18 years of age, Nelson is still very much a youngster. He has featured for Arsenal in cameos, but understandable considering his age has not featured on a regular basis for the Gunners. .......Read more here.....
October 12, 2018 by
Reiss Nelson is without a doubt one of Arsenal’s brightest young prospects. In the summer, Gunners boss Unai Emery rather surprisingly decided to allow the youngster to join German Bundesliga side Hoffenheim on a season-long loan deal.
Eying up a first-team spot at Arsenal
Despite his temporary summer move, Nelson is looking forward to returning to Arsenal and playing first-team football. Talking about making the move to Germany, the youngster told Talksport: “It was difficult,” .......Read more here.....
May 15, 2018 by
According to the Telegraph, Arsenal are set to launch a £35million for highly-rated young Freiburg centre-back Caglar Soyuncu, despite the fact that the club has not yet named a successor to long-serving boss Arsene Wenger.
The Gunners have reportedly interviewed a number of candidates for the job and have made their decision on Wenger’s successor. However, none of the prospective candidates were asked about Soyuncu.
Soyuncu is a highly-rated 21-year-old Turkish international, who has reportedly attracted interest from Premier League clubs and also German giants Bayern Munich. .......Read more here.....
February 12, 2018 by
Having single-handedly won the winter transfer market with their wise and astute moves for Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to compensate for the departure of Aleixs Sanchez – while at the same time extending with Mesut Ozil – Gunners are already making plans for summer.
According to reports coming from Daily Star, Arsenal have set their sights on the 22-year-old German starlet Max Meyer.
Schalke ace has been in impressive form this season, enjoying a slightly deeper role under boss Domenico Tedesco, although he can be deployed as an attacking midfielder and a forward as well. .......Read more here.....
January 23, 2018 by
North London giants Arsenal are keen to make a proper statement after seeing first-team star Alexis Sanchez leave for Manchester United.
The Gunners got Henrikh Mkhitaryan in return with Armenian expected to become a valuable signing and a quality addition to the squad. Mkhitaryan suffered from lack of regular playing time at Old Trafford but his overall talent and quality were never questioned.
To make things even better, Arsenal are currently negotiating a deal to sign Borussia Dortmund star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. His possible departure is currently dominating the media space in both Germany and England so it comes as little surprise to see Leon Bailey’s link go slightly below the radar. .......Read more here.....
November 22, 2017 by
Arsenal have the chance to officially seal their place in the knockout stages of the Europa League on Thursday night as the Gunners travel to Koln.
The Gunners are currently top of Group H and six points clear of third-place BATE Borisov, who have a vastly inferior goal difference to the visitors.
However, a point at the Rhein Energie Stadion on Thursday would officially see Arsene Wenger’s side progress to the knockout stages of the competition. .......Read more here.....
November 20, 2017 by
According to Sky Sports, Arsenal are in talks with German club Dortmund about appointing their chief scout Sven Mislintat. The Gunners are reportedly set to appoint Mislintat as the head of recruitment working alongside chief scout Steve Rowley, who was rumoured to be set for the Emirates exit.
Reports last week claimed that Rowley was leaving the club. However, it now seems the pair are set to work together. The Sky report claims a deal is close for the Gunners to complete the move for the highly-rated Mislintat, who is nicknamed ‘the diamond’.
Unearthed a lot of gems .......Read more here.....
August 08, 2017 by
Some Arsenal fans may well have criticised Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger for his cautious nature over transfers in recent years, but the free signing of versatile Bosnia and Herzegovina defender Sead Kolasinac could be the bargain of the summer.
Kolasinac was the focus of attention for a number of other clubs prior to his free transfer to the Gunners from German club Schalke in the summer. In fact, the likes of AC Milan, Chelsea and Everton were all reportedly looking to sign the defender. .......Read more here.....