Arsenal Rumors & News

  • Arsenal close to signing Barcelona’s Alexis Sanchez and Newcastle's Mathieu Debuchy

    Sky Sports "Arsenal could spend around £40million this week on the capture of Barcelona’s Alexis Sanchez and Newcastle’s Mathieu Debuchy, according to Sky sources. Sky Sports News understands Arsenal are very confident of signing Chile international striker Sanchez for around £30million. Sanchez had..." July 09

  • Arsenal could offload Carl Jenkinson as part of Mathieu Debuchy deal but Newcastle want Joel Campbell on loan

    Daily Mail "Arsenal are willing to listen to offers for right-back Carl Jenkinson with Newcastle showing interest. The 22-year-old could be offered as part of the £11m deal for Mathieu Debuchy, who has undergone a medical ahead of a move to Newcastle, although Newcastle have also asked about Joel Campbell..." July 08

  • Newcastle’s Mathieu Debuchy prepares for move to Arsenal in £7.9m deal

    The Guardian "Mathieu Debuchy is expected to undergo a medical at Arsenal this week in preparation for a proposed £7.9m move from Newcastle United. The France right-back will break his post-World Cup summer holiday to finalise the switch from Tyneside to north London with the final transfer fee dependent on..." July 08

  • Arsenal agree Alexis Sanchez fee but Barca waiting on Juventus to match £34m bid

    Daily Mail "Arsenal have agreed a £34million deal in principle with Barcelona for Chile international forward Alexis Sanchez but Barcelona are waiting to see if Juventus can match the offer. Sanchez has indicated he does not want to join Liverpool despite their efforts to persuade him and Brendan Rodgers..." July 07

  • Arsenal close in on Lars Bender, Alexis Sánchez and Mathieu Debuchy in £60million transfer swoop

    The Telegraph "Arsenal are planning to resurrect last summer’s pursuit of the Germany midfielder Lars Bender, with Arsène Wenger also closing in on the signings of Alexis Sánchez and Mathieu Debuchy. Wenger’s three priorities this summer were always striker, central midfield and right-back and, although none..." July 07

  • I'm Gunner join Arsenal! Newcastle star Mathieu Debuchy confirms Emirates switch

    The Express "The 28-year-old right back is expected to become the Gunners' fist summer signing and will be a ready-made replacement for Bacary Sagna who left to join Manchester City. Debuchy heightened speculation of a move away from St James' Park when he emoted the club's name from his Twitter bio. And..." July 06

  • Manchester United planning £40m move for Arsenal target Angel Di Maria

    Daily Star "Di Maria helped Real win the Champions League last season and scored Argentina's extra time winner against Switzerland at the World Cup on Tuesday. But talks about a new, improved contract for the 26-year-old have stalled amid claims in Madrid he is being too greedy, and Real have decided to..." July 05

  • Arsenal ready £20m bid for Spurs and Napoli target Morgan Schneiderlin

    The Express "Schneiderlin is currently on World Cup duty in Brazil with Didier Deschamps' team, but has been linked with a summer move away from the Saints after becoming one of their stand-out performers during last season's highly-successful Premier League campaign. Ronald Koeman has already lost Rickie..." July 05

  • Bayern Munich muscle in on Man Utd, Arsenal and Liverpool target Juan Cuadrado

    The Express "The 26-year-old has been in top form during the World Cup, helping his side reach the quarter-finals against hosts Brazil, and reports in Germany claim that Bundesliga champions Bayern are ready to make an offer for his services. Pep Guardiola is looking to utilise Germany captain Philipp Lahm..." July 04

  • Manchester United planning £40m move for Arsenal target Angel Di Maria

    Daily Star "Di Maria helped Real win the Champions League last season and scored Argentina's extra time winner against Switzerland at the World Cup on Tuesday. But talks about a new, improved contract for the 26-year-old have stalled amid claims in Madrid he is being too greedy, and Real have decided to..." July 04

  • Arsenal confident transfers of Alexis Sanchez and Mathieu Debuchy will get done

    Daily Mirror "Arsene Wenger is confident of pulling off a £35million double deal for Arsenal targets Alexis Sanchez and Mathieu Debuchy. Chile World Cup star Sanchez has indicated he is keen to move to the Gunners and now they must agree a fee with his club, Barcelona. The Londoners have been in contact..." July 04

  • Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham to look elsewhere as Southampton plan Lovren stay

    The Express "The centre-back was one of Southampton's key players last season after joining from Lyon last summer, leading to speculation that he could be on his way to a bigger side. Premier League trio Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham have been keeping tabs on the 24-year-old's situation at St Mary's..." July 03

  • Eto'o drops Premier League stay hint as Arsenal and Everton lurk

    talkSport "The experienced Cameroon international, 33, is yet to choose his next club, although he had previously given a hint by stating he wanted one final crack at Champions League football next term. However, he has raised the prospect of heading to the MLS - or indeed remaining in England - by..." July 03

  • Sanchez in centre of tug-of-war between Arsenal and Liverpool as Premier League big guns battle for Barcelona star

    Daily Mail "Arsenal are primed for another summer transfer battle with Liverpool, this time over Barcelona forward Alexis Sanchez. Following the club record £42.5million capture of Mesut Ozil last summer, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger wants to make another marquee signing with Sanchez his No 1..." July 03

  • Arsenal set to sign Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle after the World Cup

    Daily Star "It is understood the Gunners have agreed a fee of around £12m for the 28-year-old. Debuchy plays right-back for Newcastle but began his career as a deep-lying playmaker in midfield and can also play in a wide role. The loss of Debuchy will be a blow for Magpies fans but his arrival will be a..." July 02

  • Arsenal set to sign Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle after the World Cup

    Daily Star "It is understood the Gunners have agreed a fee of around £12m for the 28-year-old. Debuchy plays right-back for Newcastle but began his career as a deep-lying playmaker in midfield and can also play in a wide role. The loss of Debuchy will be a blow for Magpies fans but his arrival will be a..." July 02

  • Liverpool eye swoop for Arsenal target Mario Balotelli if Luis Suarez is sold to Barcelona

    The Express "Disgraced Uruguay striker Suarez is on the verge of joining the Catalan club with Barcelona chief Andoni Zubizarreta publicly praising the striker. According to Tuttosport, Balotelli is the man Rodgers believes can fill Suarez's boots. The Italian hot-shot is one of the most sought-after..." July 02

  • Arsenal and Liverpool eye transfer of Costa Rica World Cup shootout hero Keylor Navas

    Daily Mirror "Keylor Navas has become the most sought-after stopper at the World Cup after his heroics helped Costa Rica into the quarter-finals, writes John Cross in Salvador. His team-mates reckon Navas is out of this world and assistant Costa Rica assistant coach Paulo Wanchope says the Levante keeper is..." July 01

  • Spurs hope to steal march on Arsenal in bid to sign Ivory Coast defender Serge Aurier

    Daily Mail "Tottenham are rivalling Arsenal in the bid to sign Toulouse right-back Serge Aurier. Talks are already underway for Swansea left-back Ben Davies but coach Mauricio Pochettino is also chasing a right-back with Kyle Walker recuperating from a pelvic injury. Aurier has been one of the few..." July 01

  • Arsenal step up Morgan Schneiderlin interest as Arsene Wenger monitors £20m-rated midfielder

    Daily Mirror "Arsene Wenger is stepping up his interest in Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin. The Arsenal boss watched Schneiderlin in France's final Group match with Ecuador and has detailed scouts to keep tabs on the 24-year-old. Wenger, working as a TV pundit in Brazil, is keen to see whether..." June 30

  • Man United just need to agree fee with Arsenal for Vermaelen

    talkSport "The Gunners star has agreed personal terms with the Red Devils and Haughton believes the Premier League pair just need to agree a fee, believed to be around £11million, for the Belgian. Speaking to the Weekend Sports Breakfast show, he said: "Arsenal could let Thomas Vermaelen move on. He’s..." June 30

  • Arsenal swoop to beat Liverpool to Alexis Sanchez and Tottenham to Morgan Schneiderlin

    The Express "Reports in France suggest that the Gunners will sign both players in the near future. There have been reports that Sanchez could be included as part of a deal that would send Luis Suarez to Barcelona. But it now seems that Arsene Wenger could now beat Brendan Rodgers to the punch. While a..." June 29

  • Arsenal and Tottenham ready final bids for Juventus target Alvaro Morata

    The Express "The Italian giants are keen on landing the 21-year-old striker, and believe that they are in pole position to land his signature after including a £20million buy-back clause in the deal. However both Arsenal and Spurs are keen to bring Morata to the Premier League, and are ready to include the..." June 28

  • Arsenal to HIJACK Manchester United's bid for Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal

    Daily Star "According to reports, the Gunners are set smash their record transfer fee and offer Juventus £44m for the Chilean midfielder. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is keen to strengthen his midfield this summer and has made Vidal one of main summer transfer targets. Vidal, 27, has impressed a host of..." June 28

  • Arsenal ready to put pressure on Bayer Leverkusen with new Lars Bender bid

    The Express "The Bayer Leverkusen midfielder was linked to the Gunners last summer, but they had a £15m bid rejected. Though Arsene Wenger appears to be welll stocked in midfield, he isn't giving up on Bender. Reports on the continent suggest Arsenal are likely to make a new bid before the end of the..." June 27

  • Javier Hernandez blasts Man Utd for a 'lack of faith' as Arsenal and Tottenham ready bids

    The Express "The Mexico international was reduced to the role of a bit-part player last season at Old Trafford under the ex-Everton man, playing second-fiddle to Robin Van Persie, Wayne Rooney and Danny Welbeck. The emergence of Adnan Januzaj and the signing of Juan Mata means there are even more places up..." June 26

  • Arsenal set to make new £21million bid for Bayer Leverkusen star Lars Bender

    Metro "Arsenal are reportedly set to make a new offer for Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Lars Bender before the end of next week. Bender has strongly been linked with a switch to Arsenal in the last two transfer windows, following a string of impressive displays in the Bundesliga. The Gunners had a..." June 26

  • Arsenal and Liverpool battling it out to sign Sevilla centre-back Federico Fazio

    Daily Star "According to reports in Spain, Gunners boss Arsene Wenger and Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers are in a bidding war to sign the 27-year-old centre back Both managers are keen to strengthen their team's leaky defences this summer and according to the reports in Spain they have both made Fazio..." June 26

  • Man Utd knocked back in opening bid for Arsenal star

    Daily Star "New reports claim the deal was way off the Gunners' asking price for the Belgium international and are also hoping they could even push for the inclusion of player in any potential deal. It's understood that Louis Van Gaal will return with an improved offer if Vermaelen refuses to sign a new..." June 26

  • Wenger rejects rumours of Arsenal deal for Mario Balotelli

    The Guardian "Arsène Wenger has denied reports that Arsenal are close to agreeing a deal for the Italy striker Mario Balotelli. The former Manchester City forward has been repeatedly linked with a summer move to London from Milan, but speaking on beIN Sport, Wenger called the story “pure invention”. He..." June 25

  • Arsenal and Man Utd target Angel Di Maria unsure over Real Madrid future

    The Express "The 26-year-old winger has been constantly linked with a big-money move after another fine season at Real Madrid, scoring 11 goals and assisting 26 to guide the club to Champions League and Copa del Rey glory. Arsenal and Manchester United are understood to be keeping a close eye on his..." June 24

  • Carlos Vela has SNUBBED Arsenal and signed a new contract with Real Sociedad

    The Express "The 25-year-old striker was tipped for a reunion with Arsene Wenger after the Gunners reportedly triggered his £3.2million buyback clause, with Sociedad president Jokin Aperribay revealing that Vela was on his way back to north London. However France international Griezmann, who is also wanted..." June 23

  • QPR enquire about Arsenal target Serge Aurier after full-back's superb World Cup

    Daily Mail "QPR have made enquiries for Toulouse right-back Serge Aurier. The 21-year-old is wanted by Arsenal while Tottenham have also shown interest. Toulouse want £7m for Aurier and that could be too rich for QPR. Aurier had hinted that he may be on his way to Arsenal, and his impressive World Cup..." June 23

  • Arsenal boss Wenger meets Balotelli's agent in Brazil to discuss deal

    Daily Star "The former Manchester City star is keen to return to the Premier League – and London in particular. AC Milan hitman Balotelli was originally interested in a reunion with his former Inter boss Jose Mourinho at Chelsea. But Gunners chief Wenger is now in pole position. Balotelli enhanced..." June 22

  • Arsenal join Liverpool, Man Utd and Juventus in race for Alexis Sanchez

    Daily Star "Sanchez, who starred for Chile as they knocked reigning champions Spain out of the World Cup yesterday, is said to want a move away from the Nou Camp after falling out with Lionel Messi. Reports from Chile suggest the player is fed up with playing second-fiddle to Argentine star Messi, and..." June 20

  • Reports: Arsenal agree £15m deal with Real Sociedad for Carlos Vela

    Squawka "Spanish club Real Sociedad have reportedly agreed to pay £15 million (19m Euros) to ensure that Arsenal will not be able to exercise their buy back clause and re-sign Carlos Vela this summer, report Sports Witness. The 25-year-old enjoyed a successful campaign at the Anoeta Stadium last season,..." June 20

  • Arsenal target Samuel Eto'o WANTS Roma move… but he's demanding £60k a week

    The Express "The Cameroon international will be a free agent soon and he has been linked to a cluster of clubs including the Gunners and Everton. But fresh reports suggest Roma are leading the race to sign the Chelsea reject. Reports on the continent indicate Roma will have to stump up nearly..." June 20

  • AC Milan could slash Mario Balotelli asking price if Arsenal part with Joel Campbell

    Metro "AC Milan could lower their £27m asking price for Mario Balotelli if Arsenal are willing to send Joel Campbell in the opposite direction, according to reports in Italy. Tuttosport suggest the Rossoneri are keen on the Gunners’ Costa Rican striker who spent last season on loan with Greek side..." June 20

  • Arsenal to bid £15m for Mario Mandzukic if Mario Balotelli deal falls through

    The Express "The Gunners have harboured a serious interest in Balotelli and it is thought the north London outfit will get some help from their sponsor, Puma, to push through a deal. While AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi has been coy about whether Balotelli will stay at the San Siro next season, Mandzukic..." June 20

  • Arsenal ‘to offer Mario Balotelli £180,000-a-week to make Arsenal transfer’

    Metro "Arsenal are reportedly set to offer Mario Balotelli a deal worth £180,000-a-week to move to the Emirates Stadium this summer. Balotelli is one of the Gunners’ key transfer targets, as manager Arsene Wenger looks to add a world-class striker to his squad for next season. The AC Milan forward..." June 18

  • Liverpool and Arsenal chase Mexico hotshot Guillermo Ochoa

    The Express "The 28-year-old shotstopper is a free agent after his contract with French outfit Ajaccio expired, and a number of teams are chasing his signature, including mega-rich Monaco. Liverpool and Arsenal are both in need of cover between the sticks, and Ochoa would be regarded as a real coup for..." June 18

  • Vermaelen admits he wants to leave Arsenal for Manchester United after the World Cup

    Daily Mail "Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen is ready to quit the Emirates Stadium for a move to Manchester United. The Belgium international has told close pals that he wants to complete a controversial switch to Old Trafford after the World Cup. United manager Louis van Gaal wants to sign the..." June 18

  • Yann M'Vila set to reject Liverpool and Arsenal in favour of Inter Milan move

    Daily Star "M'Vila has been on Arsene Wenger's radar for several seasons during his hunt for someone to add defensive steel to his Gunners midfield. Brendan Rodgers has also been linked with a move as he looks to add depth to his Liverpool squad ahead of an assault on the Champions League next..." June 18

  • Mario Balotelli’s agent hints the Milan striker is interested in Arsenal transfer

    The Guardian "Mario Balotelli’s agent has suggested his client may be interested in a move to Arsenal after the World Cup. Mino Raiola, who also represents Zlatan Ibrahimovic, said that the Milan striker is out of most team’s price range – but would not rule out a transfer for the Italy forward, who scored..." June 17

  • Arsenal target Julian Draxler staying at Schalke

    Sky Sports "Germany midfielder Julian Draxler has dealt Arsene Wenger a setback after confirming he will stay with Schalke for another season. Draxler confirmed he was a target for Arsenal in January but they and Manchester United failed to get a deal in place for the 20-year-old by the end of the transfer..." June 17

  • Chelsea and Arsenal chase Higuain, Everton want Cerci, Suarez Real

    The Express "Gonzalo Higuain has hinted he could be leaving Napoli, with Arsenal, Chelsea, and Manchester United all interested. Luis Suarez has been told he can become a star at Real Madrid by Los Blancos favourite Hugo Sanchez. Everton have made a £10m bid for Torino's Alessio Cerci despite interest..." June 17

  • Arsenal launch stunning £25m move for AC Milan bad-boy Mario Balotelli

    Daily Star "It comes as news that will excite fans of the Premier League but could raise concerns for some Gooners as Balotelli's reputation goes before him. But the Gunners are facing a tough battle from money-bags Monaco who also want the Italian ace. Reports suggest the 23-year-old has been told he..." June 17

  • Arsene Wenger confirms Costa Rica forward will be at Arsenal next season

    The Independent "Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the Costa Rica forward Joel Campbell, who scored in the 3-1 win over Uruguay yesterday, will feature in his plans next season. The 21-year-old joined the Gunners in 2011, but has been out on three loans spells, to Lorient in 2011, Real Beits in..." June 16

  • Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen agrees deal to join Manchester United this summer

    The Telegraph "Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen has agreed a deal in principle to join Manchester United this summer. United must now agree a fee with Arsenal after the World Cup, but Vermaelen hopes to move to Old Trafford and is preparing to leave the Emirates. Central defender Vermaelen only has one..." June 16

  • Arsenal eye move for Real Sociedad right-back Joseba Zaldua as part of Carlos Vela deal

    Daily Mirror "The 21-year-old could be used as part of the Carlos Vela deal as Arsene Wenger looks to sign a new right back after the departure of Bacary Sagna. Arsene Wenger is interested in taking Real Sociedad’s emerging right back Joseba Zaldua as part of the Carlos Vela deal." June 16