Arsenal Rumors & News

  • Manchester City, Manchester United and Arsenal keeping tabs on Fulham starlet Patrick Roberts

    Daily Mirror "Fulham face a major battle to keep prize asset Patrick Roberts. Manchester City, Manchester United and Arsenal are keeping tabs on the England prospect. Roberts, 17, has signed a professional contract until 2016 but clubs are circling with a view to snatching him in January." September 22

  • Arsenal and Spurs set for January battle for Swiss defender Fabian Schar

    Daily Star "Both clubs were on the Basel centre-half's trail this summer before deciding to pursue other targets. But Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is short of defenders and is weighing up a cut-price deal for the 22-year-old. Schar is valued at £10m by Basel but is out of contract next summer and likely..." September 21

  • Arsenal sounding out PSG whizzkid Adrien Rabiot ahead of possible January move

    Daily Mirror "Arsene Wenger is making a fresh attempt to sign Paris Saint Germain whizzkid Adrien Rabiot. The Arsenal boss was keen on the 19-year-old midfielder in the summer window but they could not agree a deal with PSG. But Wenger is still trying to get Rabiot and Arsenal will go back for him in..." September 20

  • Arsene Wenger reveals his biggest transfer regret was losing out on Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United

    The Telegraph "Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has said he almost signed Cristiano Ronaldo in 2003, before the Portuguese winger moved to rivals Manchester United. The Frenchman has admitted that missing out on the current Ballon d'Or holder, 29, is his biggest regret in the transfer market, closely followed by..." September 18

  • Ozil does NOT look happy at Arsenal, claims former Germany star

    talkSport "Former Germany star Dietmar Hamann claims Mesut Ozil does not look happy at Arsenal – and worries for the 25-year-old’s future. The playmaker arrived at the Emirates last summer in a club-record deal from Real Madrid and was an instant hit, scoring two goals in his opening five Premier League..." September 17

  • Iker Casillas could make Arsenal move in January transfer window as Wenger renews interest

    Daily Mail "Arsene Wenger could reignite interest in Real Madrid keeper Iker Casillas in January, according to reports on the continent. Current Gunners No 1 Wojciech Szczesny looked unimpressive as he shipped two goals in the 2-0 Champions League defeat at Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday night and is not..." September 17

  • Former Chelsea star Lassana Diarra tipped for shock Arsenal return

    The Express "The 29-year-old is a free agent after leaving Russian outfit Lokomotiv Moscow over the summer and is on the look-out for a new club as he looks to force his way back into France's international set-up. Arsene Wenger is already under pressure to land a midfielder following his side's dismal..." September 17

  • Pedro ‘ready to listen to Arsenal and Liverpool transfer offers in January’

    Metro "Barcelona star Pedro has put Arsenal and Liverpool on red alert after reports surfaced that the winger is ready to quit the club in the new year after growing concerned that he’ll be left as a luxury back-up to Luis Suarez. The Spaniard, who has not completed 90 minutes for Barca this season,..." September 16

  • Arsenal and Chelsea set for January battle for £15million Valencia star Paco Alcacer

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea and Arsenal's interest in Valencia striker Paco Alcacer has been re-ignited after the player made a blistering start to the season, writes Tom Hopkinson for the Sunday People. The 21-year-old, who has 22 months left on his deal, has been offered new terms at the Mestalla. He has a..." September 15

  • Pedro ‘ready to listen to Arsenal and Liverpool transfer offers in January’

    Metro "Barcelona star Pedro has put Arsenal and Liverpool on red alert after reports surfaced that the winger is ready to quit the club in the new year after growing concerned that he’ll be left as a luxury back-up to Luis Suarez. The Spaniard, who has not completed 90 minutes for Barca this season,..." September 15

  • Gunners set for battle with Roma to sign Adrien Rabiot

    London Evening Standard "Arsenal are set to face competition from Roma to sign Adrien Rabiot in January. The Gunners continue to hold an interest in the 19-year-old, whose contract with Paris St Germain expires at the end of the season. But Roma's sporting director Walter Sabatini has confirmed their intention to..." September 13

  • Arsenal set to raid Barcelona for £10m Spain wonderkid Munir El-Haddadi

    Daily Star "The Gunners are looking at bringing El-Haddadi to the Emirates in January and are willing to meet his £10m release clause, according to reports on the continent. El-Haddadi only turned 19 last week but he's been touted as Barca's next big thing. The frontman scored on his La Liga debut in a..." September 12

  • Arsenal line up £9.6m transfer deal for ‘new Cesc Fabregas’ Sergi Samper

    Metro "The Gunners have tried to sign talented pass-master before, and now with the player struggling to break through at the Nou Camp, they’re making a new push. According to the Spanish media, Arsenal are willing to meet his £9.6m buy-out clause once the transfer window re-opens and hope to bring..." September 10

  • Valencia keen to keep starlet wanted by Arsenal and Chelsea

    talkSport "Alcacer has shot to fame this season, making his debut for Spain last week and then scoring his first goal in their 5-1 victory over Macedonia on Monday. As a result, according to reports in Spain, Valencia are now putting together an improved contract offer for the striker in an attempt to..." September 10

  • Arsenal, Liverpool and Spurs interested in Klaas-Jan Huntelaar as Schalke plan new deal

    The Express "The predatory hitman had been tipped to join the Gunners on transfer deadline day before Arsene Wenger was alerted to the availability of Manchester United's Danny Welbeck. Huntelaar has less than a year remaining on his current deal, and the Schalke hierarchy are determined not to lose him on..." September 10

  • Arsenal turned down chance to sign Man City defender this summer

    talkSport "Wenger was on the search for defensive steel after selling centre-back and Gunners captain Thomas Vermaelen to Barcelona for £15million in August. The Frenchman was alerted to Richards’ availability, with the 26-year-old finding first-team opportunities limited at the Etihad Stadium under..." September 09

  • Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham handed January setback for Lazio winger Antonio Candreva

    The Express "Candreva was a consistent performer in an underachieving Lazio side last term, scoring 12 goals and assisting nine as the club finished ninth in Serie A. And the 27-year-old was expected to leave the Biancocelesti during the summer, with Premier League trio Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham all..." September 09

  • Ex-Spurs star warns Arsenal ace Wilshere: 'Don't let injury ruin your career!'

    Daily Star "Anderton became known as Sicknote after spending so much time on the treatment table, and doesn't want the same thing happening to Wilshere. Former Tottenham and England winger Anderton reckons Wilshere should have twice as many as the 21 caps he does after four years of playing for his..." September 08

  • Man City and Arsenal go head-to-head in battle for £25m German star

    Daily Star "The Daily Star Sunday can reveal that the Borussia Dortmund winger will be City’s top transfer target next year. And that will put them in direct opposition with Arsenal their Premier League opponents at The Emirates on Saturday. Reus, 25, was selected for the World Cup by Germany, but..." September 07

  • Adrien Rabiot set for January move to Arsenal or Chelsea after PSG Euro squad snub

    The Express "The 19-year-old has just a year left on his current deal and will definitely leave the French club after rejecting a new offer. Rabiot was keen to quit the Parc des Princes over the summer, but couldn't agree terms with potential suitors including Serie A duo Roma and Juventus. The versatile..." September 06

  • Arsenal line up free agent deal to replace Thomas Vermaelen

    Daily Star "Arsene Wenger is set to offer the 38-year-old a short term deal as he looks to find cover for the Gunners' defence. The Frenchman failed in his attempts to recruit Daniel Agger and Kostas Manolas during the summer, after Thomas Vermaelen was allowed to join Barcelona. The Belgian centre back..." September 05

  • Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal and Man Utd alerted as midfielder REJECTS new contract

    The Express "The 18-year-old is highly regarded as one of the brightest talents in European football, attracting interest from top clubs across the continent. Bakkali has just 12 months left on his current deal, and PSV are keen to keep the talented attacking midfielder in Holland. However, the young..." September 05

  • Arsenal plot £20m swoop for Marco Reus from Borussia Dortmund next summer

    Daily Mail "Arsenal are already plotting further moves to strengthen their forward line with a swoop for Marco Reus next year. Having completed the £16million capture of Danny Welbeck from Manchester United on deadline day, Arsene Wenger is eyeing further reinforcements to his attacking options. And the..." September 04

  • Arsenal sign the Manchester United forward Danny Welbeck for £16m

    The Guardian "Arsenal sweated until beyond the final minutes of the transfer window to complete a deal to sign Danny Welbeck for £16m from Manchester United. The paperwork for the England forward was being processed with the Premier League after the 11pm deadline, which concluded a strained and curious day in..." September 02

  • Arsenal and Manchester City battle it out for £55m Radamel Falcao

    The Guardian "Manchester City and Arsenal have been offered Monaco’s Radamel Falcao for around £55m (€70m) and are battling to sign the Colombia international before the transfer window closes at 11pm on Monday night. A deal at that price would smash the clubs’ transfer record. Arsenal are in the hunt for a..." September 01

  • Arsenal set to make transfer offer for £12.5m Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca

    Metro "Arsenal are set to make an offer for Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca as Arsene Wenger looks to add to his squad before the transfer deadline. The Gunners are in desperate need of another forward after Olivier Giroud was ruled out until 2015 with an ankle problem, and Wenger has now turned to..." September 01

  • Arsenal Hope to Seal £27m Signing By Monday, Fee Agreed, Personal Terms Being Discussed

    Caught Off Side "Arsenal will look to sign Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin before the transfer window slams shut on Monday evening having agreed to meet the player’s £27m price-tag. The south-coast side have stood firm on their commitment to now allow any more of their top talents to leave this..." August 31

  • Arsenal target Alessio Cerci left OUT of Torino squad ahead of move away from club

    Daily Star "The 27-year-old has been hotly-tipped to join the Gunners over the last few days with Atletico also circling. And yesterday Urbano Cairo, Torino's president, admitted Cerci had asked to leave the club and could go at the right price. Cairo said: "Cerci's sale is still possible and he has..." August 31

  • Boost for Arsenal in Alessio Cerci chase as Torino president PROMISES to sell for £16m

    Daily Star "The Gunners have been linked with a move for the 27-year-old as they hunt for a replacement for Olivier Giroud, who is out until the new year with a broken leg. Everton, Chelsea and Tottenham have also been linked with the player this summer. However, Arsenal appear to have leapt to the..." August 30

  • Arsenal eye transfer of Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Borussia Dortmund

    Daily Mirror "Arsene Wenger is weighing up a £12million move for Borussia Dortmund's Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos. The 26-year-old centre half has been offered to the Gunners and they are trying to negotiate a cut-price deal, as Dortmund want £20m for him. Arsenal boss Wenger is desperate for..." August 29

  • Liverpool the choice for Barcelona misfit Alex Song as he seeks Premier League return

    Daily Mirror "Former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song wants to make a Premier L‎eague return with Liverpool. Barcelona misfit Song is stalling on a loan move to AC Milan in the hope a move to Liverpool can be thrashed out. Song has had other offers but wants to come back to England and will hold out on Milan..." August 29

  • Champions League draw: Liverpool land Real Madrid, Man City get Bayern

    The Guardian "Manchester City have been drawn to face Bayern Munich for the third time in four years, and will also play CSKA Moscow and Roma in what presents the toughest draw for English clubs in the Champions League. However, Liverpool also face a tricky group and will play the current holders Real Madrid..." August 28

  • Arsenal, Liverpool and Man Utd's battle with Real Madrid for Marco Reus set to rumble on

    The Express "Reus' future has been one of the hot topics during this transfer window with a host of clubs from the Premier League and across the continent looking to sign the Germany international. He has a £25m release clause in his current contract with Bundesliga club Dortmund and has stalled on a new..." August 28

  • Arsenal move for Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos

    Daily Mail "Arsenal have made a move for Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos. The 26-year-old centre back only moved to Dortmund last summer from Werder Bremen but now has to compete with Mats Hummels and Neven Subotic, who are fit again this year plus former Arsenal target Matthias Ginter..." August 28

  • Arsenal's Olivier Giroud injury bombshell as scan reveals striker will not play again this year

    Daily Mirror "Olivier Giroud will be out until next year after it was revealed the Arsenal star’s injury is even WORSE than first feared. Giroud saw another specialist on Tuesday, and the Gunners' manager Arsene Wenger will confirm in the next 24 hours that the French striker has suffered a fractured..." August 27

  • Manchester United slap £16m price tag on Arsenal transfer target Danny Welbeck

    Metro "Manchester United will reportedly demand up to £16million to sell Danny Welbeck to Arsenal this summer. The Gunners have been forced to do a U-turn on plans not to recruit a striker during this transfer window after Olivier Giroud picked up an ankle injury at the end of Arsenal’s 2-2 draw away..." August 27

  • Nikola Zigic emerges as name to solve Arsenal's striker shortage

    Daily Mail "Nikola Zigic is the surprise name being linked with Arsenal as Arsene Wenger searches for a solution to Olivier Giroud's injury. The 6ft 8in striker is a free agent having left Birmingham when his lucrative contract finished in July. Reports in his native Serbia say Zigic is due to travel to..." August 27

  • Arsenal move for Manolas collapses "Arsenal are set to lose out to Roma in the battle to sign Kostas Manolas after the Italians had a £10.3 million bid accepted for the defender, Goal understands. The Gunners have been working on a deal for the Olympiakos centre-back for the last fortnight and held talks with his representatives..." August 26

  • Arsenal and Utd in two-horse race for Mehdi Benatia as Roma scrap Bayern meeting

    Daily Star "Benatia made it clear last week that he wanted to join Pep Guardiola & co at Bayern before the close of the summer transfer window. Bayern boss Guardiola is desperate to land a new centre-back after losing Javi Martinez to injury in last weekend's defeat to Borussia Dortmund. The Spaniard..." August 26

  • Arsenal fear Olivier Giroud may be out for three months forcing Arsene Wenger back into the transfer market

    The Telegraph "Arsenal fear Olivier Giroud could be ruled out for as long as three months if a second scan confirms that he has a broken ankle. That would leave Arsène Wenger facing a race against time to sign a new striker before the transfer window shuts next Monday. Giroud sustained the injury in the..." August 26

  • Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger 'weighs up move for West Ham defender Winston Reid'

    Daily Mirror "Arsenal are reportedly weighing up a move for West Ham's Winston Reid. The 26-year-old defender is out of contract at the end of this season and, according to The Times, he is being monitored by the Gunners. As of yet, however, Arsene Wenger has not made an official approach for the player,..." August 22

  • Lukas Podolski not a Gala target

    ESPN FC "Galatasaray are not interested in making an offer for Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski and have also revealed they were rebuffed when they approached the Gunners about the availability of Joel Campbell. The future of Podolski, 29, appears to be uncertain and Arsenal could be prepared to let the..." August 21

  • Arsenal target Olympiakos defender Kostas Manolas to plug the gap in the centre of their defence

    The Telegraph "Arsenal have identified the Olympiakos defender Kostas Manolas as their leading and most realistic transfer target at centre-back. Arsène Wenger’s need to add defensive cover intensified on Monday when it emerged that Kieran Gibbs would be out for four weeks with the hamstring injury the..." August 19

  • Brazilian star coup, Micah Richards £4m twist, Alex Song to return

    The Express "The Brazilian star is known to be restless at the Ukrainian outfit and will allowed to leave on a season-long loan deal to sate his appetite for a transfer. Arsenal will have to fend off interest from North London rivals Tottenham if they are to sign the talented youngster. Bernard featured..." August 19

  • Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool on RED ALERT as Lavezzi's contract talks stall

    Daily Star "The Argentina winger, 29, who joined the Ligue 1 club in 2012 from Napoli after five years in Serie A looks set to leave as the French champions begin a cull to balance the books. PSG were dealt a blow earlier in the summer when they were deemed to have breached Financial Fair Play rules, and..." August 18

  • Arsene Wenger makes personal plea to PSG's Adrien Rabiot to choose Arsenal over Chelsea

    The Express "Reports in France suggest that PSG have now given Rabiot permission to hold talks with the Gunners over a possible move. And it is suggested that Arsene Wenger has spoken personally to the player to reinforce his desire to bring Rabiot to the Emirates before the start of next month. PSG are..." August 17

  • Carlo Ancelotti tells Manchester United and Arsenal Di Maria and Khedira are GOING NOWHERE

    Daily Star "The duo have been heavily linked with moves to the Premier League but the former Chelsea boss seems to have killed off those hopes. Di Maria has been the subject of interest, and reported bids of around £45m from United and PSG, while Khedira, into the last year of his contract, was thought..." August 17

  • Sami Khedira’s asking price slashed by Real Madrid in bid to reignite Arsenal interest

    Metro "The Gunners have been linked with the German international all summer, although boss Arsene Wenger recently revealed they haven’t been close to securing a deal. However, with Arsenal’s interest in the midfielder waning, the European champions are said to have offered potential suitors a..." August 16

  • Arsenal ponder move for another Chile star, but face fight with Valencia

    talkSport "The Chile attacker is reportedly being tracked by the Gunners, who have already signed his international teammate Alexis Sanchez this summer. Vargas has now been left out of Napoli’s Champions League qualifier squad, meaning he would not be cup-tied in Europe should he depart the Serie A side..." August 15

  • Report: Edinson Cavani to Arsenal for $85 million?

    Pro Soccer Talk "After already spending $95 million on new players this summer, is Arsene Wenger set to splash the cash once again? Reports from Spain suggest that Wenger is chasing Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani and despite the forward stating he wishes to remain at PSG, Arsenal are set to make a..." August 13