Wenger told to buy Samba striker as cover for Giroud at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has been told Brazilian striker Alexandre Pato could be the player to recruit as cover for Olivier Giroud. The Gunners find themselves five points clear at the top of the Premier League table and face a Champions League test tonight when they meet Borussia Dortmund in Germany. France hitman Giroud is in sparkling […]

Wenger eyes £13 million move to take Inler to Arsenal

Arsene Wenger is keeping tabs on Napoli enforcer Gokhan Inler and may be considering a £13million move for the Swiss international in the January transfer window. Gunners boss Wenger was said to be tempted to make a bid for Inler when he was at Udinese – but the schemer switched to Napoli and was in […]

Official: Arsenal confirm deal for Real Madrid star Ozil

Arsenal have pulled off a sensational £42.5million swoop for Real Madrid star Mesut Ozil. Playmaker Ozil has put pen to paper on a lucrative five-year deal at the Emirates for £130,000-a-week. Arsene Wenger has dithered all summer to make a marquee signing but snapped up the Galactico ace with the transfer window set to close […]

Snap up De Rossi for Arsenal, Wenger

Arsene Wenger should capture Daniele De Rossi to bolster the Arsenal midfield, says former Gunners star Paul Mariner. Wenger has yet to spend any of the £70million kitty he has available and faces a race against time to recruit before the transfer window closes. And former Highbury hero Mariner wants to see the Roma star […]

Arsenal face Marseille, Dortmund and Napoli in Champions League

Arsenal will come up against Marseille, Dortmund and Napoli in what looks to be a potentially tricky Champions League draw. The Gunners discovered who they will face in the group stages after the Champions League draw this afternoon. They were the first team taken out of the hat and then drew Group F. Arsenal played […]

Wenger signs Flamini and plots to capture Guilavogui

Arsene Wenger has made his second capture of the transfer window after signing Mathieu Flamini on a free. Flamini joins France Under 20 forward Yaya Sanogo in arriving in north London after the French manager recruited the striker from Auxerre earlier in the summer. And it is believed that the Emirates boss has also made […]

Wenger weighs up bid for Madrid keeper Casillas

Arsene Wenger is considering swooping for wantaway Real Madrid keeper Iker Casillas. The Arsenal boss is said to be frustrated at Wojciech Szczesny’s erratic form and the Spain captain, unhappy at not being certain to be the No.1 choice any longer at the Bernabeu, could fit the bill. Madrid will demand £15million for Casillas but […]

Wenger: I want three new signings at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has admitted he wants to recruit three top players for Arsenal before the transfer window shuts. And the Frenchman has stated that he is ready to spend some of the £100million transfer kitty at his disposal. But the Gunners boss has refused to discuss whether he is still pursuing Wayne Rooney and Luis […]

Wenger woe as Napoli plot Gustavo raid to pip Arsenal

Rafa Benitez is poised to pull off a double whammy and leave Arsenal to miss out on Bayern Munich ace Luiz Gustavo. According to http://www.betfair.com/sport, Napoli boss Benitez is said to be in pole position to sign the Brazilian midfielder even though the player has spoken of his desire to join the Gunners. Benitez snatched […]

Wenger’s Suarez bid boost after star demands to quit Liverpool

Arsene Wenger has been given a boost in his bid to sign Luis Suarez from Liverpool after the striker told the Anfield club: “You have to let me leave.” Arsenal target Suarez has spoken of his desire to quit the Reds and claims the club’s senior figures promised they would allow him to depart if […]

Suarez will join Madrid not Arsenal claims Dixon

Luis Suarez won’t complete a big-money move to Arsenal and instead will join Real Madrid if he gets his wish to leave Liverpool. That’s according to Gunners legend Lee Dixon, who believes the Uruguay star, 26, is destined for the Bernabeu and is an unlikely recruit for Arsene Wenger’s outfit. The Suarez-to-Arsenal saga has been […]

Wenger has no defence over Arsenal’s new signings policy

Arsene Wenger is a master of obfuscation. And in time honoured style he displayed his skills in this area after a disappointing Arsenal loss in their second Emirates Cup clash 2-1 against Galatasaray yesterday. The vital question is: Does Wenger’s close-guarded bluster hide impending big business which will result in players arriving to bolster his squad? […]

Wenger versus AVB for ‘new Ronaldo’

Arsene Wenger is said to be stepping up his pursuit of an 18-year-old Real Betis starlet being hailed as a “new Cristiano Ronaldo” and to make the chase for Alvaro Vadillo even more enticing for Gunners fans, the club are up against bitter north London rivals Tottenham to sign the youngster. The Mail is reporting […]

No point letting Arshavin leave for free now

With Andrei Arshavin being in the last year of his contract, he can walk away for nothing from the Emirates at the end of the current football season. However, reports have been circulating that Arsenal is willing to let the Russian international head back to Russia before that country’s transfer window closes on Sept. 6. […]

At least Theo Walcott circus will be over by Aug. 31

It’s almost not worth writing articles during the transfer window these days since you don’t know who to believe unless you actually talk to the players themselves. And even some of them don’t have clue what’s going on. Looking over the headlines regarding Theo Walcott and his contract negotiations with Arsenal you’ll see there are […]

Van Persie’s Euro 2012 performance could be blessing in disguise for Arsenal

There’s no doubt that Arsenal striker Robin van Persie didn’t live up to most people’s expectations at Euro 2012. In fact, nobody on the Dutch team had a performance they could write home about. But he certainly isn’t the first football star to have a mediocre major tournament and he definitely won’t be the last. […]

Arshavin worth more than £8 million

Andrei Arshavin is a very talented footballer. There’s no question about that. Even his critics would have to admit the Russian captain has the skills needed to succeed at the top level of the sport. However, as often happens in the world of sports, he may need a change of scenery, since he doesn’t seem […]

Arsenal Fans Build Case Against Arsene

The numbers simply don’t lie: Seven long years without a trophy. Comments regarding the team’s demise have been loaded with vitriol: “The worst Arsenal team in ten years,” for instance. Arsenal as a team appears to be in a state of crisis, but there are yet more questions than answers concerning any resolution. Arsenal fans […]

Arsenal to be cautious with signings

Here we are in the January transfer window, and we are all excited over the new stars that will be coming to the Emirates. There is talk of this one, and talk of that one. Yet behind all the hype in the press you have Wenger telling us what I am afraid is going to […]

Mikel Arteta has joined Arsenal

Mikel Arteta has joined Arsenal we understand on a 4 year deal. Negotiations to sign Arteta from Everton were fraught, and appeared to have collapsed entirely at one point, but the Spaniard arrives at Emirates Stadium as a replacement forCesc Fabregas in the heart of the Arsenal midfield. The deal was pushed through after Arteta, 29, informed Everton […]

Arsenal agree deal with Per Mertesacker

Arsenal have confirmed a deal has been agreed with Werder Bremen to sign Per Mertesacker. At 26, the 6ft 6in centre-back has significant experience at both club and international level. Mertesacker has enjoyed eight seasons in the German top flight – five with Werder Bremen and three with Hannover 96 – making 221 league appearances in […]

Arsenal sign Andre Santos

Arsenal have completed the signing of Brazilian defender Andre Santos from Fenerbahce The 28-year-old international joins the Gunners from Super Lig champions Fenerbahce, for whom he has played since 2009. Santos supplanted Roberto Carlos as the team’s first-choice left-back in his first season in Turkey and went on to make 52 league appearances, scoring 10 times. Sao Paulo born […]

Arsenal.com confirm Park deal

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of South Korea international Park Chu-Young, subject to a “formal registration process”. The 26-year-old striker, who scored 25 goals in 91 appearances for Monaco, will wear the No. 9 shirt at Emirates Stadium after agreeing to join the club in a deal worth up to a reported £10 million. Park, who […]

Mertesacker To Have Medical At Arsenal

Arsenal are on the verge of signing German centre back, Per Mertesacker. The 26-year old flew into London today for a medical, and looks set to complete the switch that will see him leave Werder Bremen in a deal worth around £10m. Mertesacker, who was captain of the Bundesliga side, stands at a whopping 6 […]

Arsenal close in on Andre Santos

Arsenal are close to completing the signing of Brazil left-back Andre Santos and are in talks for Werder Bremen centre-back Per Mertesacker. The Gunners have agreed a fee with Turkish giants Fenerbahce for Santos – reportedly £6.2 million – with the move subject to a medical and personal terms being agreed. Santos, 28, would help fill the void left […]