Arsenal Rumors & News

  • Arsenal to make a shock bid for Manchester United's Chris Smalling

    Daily Star "Emirates boss Arsene Wenger has been keen on Smalling since his days at Fulham. And Arsenal now believe United would be prepared to sell the England centreback, who has added appeal to Wenger because he can also play at right-back. Smalling, 24, upset United boss David Moyes recently after..." April 20

  • Arsenal get transfer boost in hunt for Germany star Sebastian Jung

    Metro "Arsene Wenger is on the lookout for a new right-back, with Bacary Sagna looking increasingly likely to depart the Emirates Stadium when his contract expires. And despite links with the likes of Lukasz Piszczek and Daryl Janmaat, Arsenal seem to have made 23-year-old Jung a key..." April 18

  • Arsenal face race to convince Laurent Koscielny to sign new contract

    The Telegraph "Arsenal must fight off interest from Paris St-Germain, Monaco and Bayern Munich to convince Laurent Koscielny to sign a new contract. Koscielny has been Arsenal’s most consistent player this season and has developed into one of the best central defenders in the Premier League. His form has..." April 17

  • Arsenal eye Mario Mandzukic after missing out on Chelsea-bound Diego Costa

    The Express "Costa is set to join Chelsea for a fee of close to £50million, with Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone admitting he is powerless to keep the striker and hinting there may be a swap deal for Fernando Torres in the pipeline. Arsenal made enquiries about Costa in January but got nowhere, with..." April 16

  • Arsenal eye Casemiro transfer in addition to Real Madrid teammate Alvaro Morata

    Daily Mirror "Arsene Wenger is eyeing Real Madrid’s Brazilian starlet Casemiro. The Arsenal boss has made enquiries and his scouts have been watching the 22-year-old midfielder. Casemiro joined Real Madrid for £5m from Sao Paolo and has done well in limited opportunities. But Arsenal and Inter Milan..." April 15

  • Bayern Munich warn Arsenal not to bother with transfer bid for Mario Mandzukic

    Metro "The Croatia striker is likely to lose his place in the first-team next season with the arrival of Robert Lewandowski imminent, and the Gunners have been strongly tipped to offer Mandzukic a passage out of Germany. However, Sammer insists the 27-year-old remains a firm part of Pep Guardiola’s..." April 15

  • Arsenal lining up Toulouse defender Serge Aurier as Bacary Sagna's replacement

    Daily Star "Boss Arsene Wenger believes Aurier can replace Bacary Sagna, 31, whose contract runs out in June and is snubbing a new deal. There is also concern over the form of Spanish left-back Nacho Monreal, 28. Ivory Coast international Aurier – rated at £15million – is doing little to dampen..." April 13

  • Arsenal target Loic Remy set to leave QPR, says Harry Redknapp

    Metro "The French striker has spent this term on loan with Newcastle, who are keen to make the deal permanent, but Arsenal are also keeping close tabs on the 27-year-old. And Redknapp has added fuel to the fire by revealing Remy is likely to depart Loftus Road in the summer, although his destination..." April 12

  • Arsene Wenger eyes injured Saints striker Jay Rodriguez

    Daily Mirror "Arsenal face Wigan in the FA Cup semi-final on Saturday in a bid to end their nine year wait for a trophy. Defeat at Everton last time out has put doubt over their ability to finish in the top four and book a place in the money-spinning Champions League next season - despite the side topping..." April 10

  • Arsenal star Santi Cazorla reveals Gunners want to sign Real Madrid stopper Iker Casillas

    Daily Star "Casillas' future at Madrid is currently uncertain after falling out of favour under manager Carlo Ancelotti, with the Italian preferring Diego Lopez between the sticks. The Spain international, 32, is yet to feature in La Liga this season, but has continued as the club's first choice in the..." April 09

  • Arsenal 'will sign £8m Josip Drmic' from Nurnberg in the summer

    The Express "Drmic was forced to deny that a deal was already done earlier this month after Matthaus claimed the player's wife was already looking at property in London. Indeed, Drmic revealed he was currently single to dispel the speculation but admitted he was 'dreaming' of joining the Gunners. However..." April 09

  • Arsenal get transfer boost in the hunt for midfielder Younes Belhanda

    Metro "Arsenal have been given a boost in the hunt for Younes Belhanda after the Dynamo Keiv attacker admitted he is ‘dreaming’ of a move to the Premier League. Gunners’ scouts have been tracking Belhanda for years, having first picked up on him playing for Montpellier, and again watching him since..." April 09

  • Marco Verratti ‘identified as £17million Arsenal transfer target’

    Metro "The 21-year-old has been a regular for the French giants this season, but with no goals in over 50 appearances since he signed in 2012, it’s believed Laurent Blanc may be ready to cash in on the midfielder. TuttoMercato report that the Gunners are ready to offer £17million for Verratti, whose..." April 08

  • Arsenal make solid offer for Rubin Kazan striker Sardar Azmoun

    Daily Star "The 19-year-old joined the Russian outfit in January 2013 and could be set for big money move to the Premier League or Serie A, with reports suggesting a £2m plus deal will be needed to land his signature. The former Sepahan player revealed talks with the Gunners are set to take place next..." April 08

  • Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool to go transfer war over Sevilla’s Alberto Moreno

    Metro "The 21-year-old left-back is wanted by Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool, according to the Daily Star. In addition, Real Madrid are also said to be interested in Moreno, who is valued at around £30million by Sevilla. Moreno’s destination could well be..." April 07

  • Take a look at Lukaku, former Arsenal striker tells Wenger

    talkSport "The Gunners have struggled to find a prolific goalscorer in recent seasons with main man Olivier Giroud only netting 13 top-flight strikes this campaign. But former Arsenal forward Campbell reckons Lukaku, who has scored 29 Premier League goals in the last two seasons, would be the perfect..." April 07

  • Gunners pursuing Sevilla's £50m-rated left-back Alberto Moreno

    Daily Mirror "The Gunners' clash at Goodison Park is just hours away and it promises to be a rousing encounter with both sides welcoming back key players. The Gunners' clash at Goodison Park is just hours away and it promises to be a rousing encounter with both sides welcoming back key players Today's..." April 06

  • Walcott set to return in time for Arsenal pre-season

    Daily Mail "Theo Walcott is on course for a return to action ahead of next season. The Arsenal forward is currently sidelined with cruciate ligament damage and will miss this summer’s World Cup. There were fears that the injury – suffered during January’s FA Cup victory over Spurs – would keep Walcott..." April 06

  • Jose Mourinho: No Tottenham or Everton approach for Romelu Lukaku

    Metro "Lukaku, currently on loan at Everton, has been the subject of much transfer speculation over the past few weeks, with reports suggesting he is being targeted by both Spurs and the Toffees for a permanent switch. The Belgian’s agent added fuel to the fire yesterday by claiming he has already..." April 05

  • Arsenal set for talks over move for 'Iranian Messi' Sardar Azmoun

    The Express "The 19-year-old has been dubbed the Iranian Messi such is his promise and it seems that Azmoun's talents have not escaped the attention of Arsene Wenger. Speaking to Russian television show 90, Azmoun said: "There already are solid offers coming from both Arsenal and AC Milan. "Both their..." April 05

  • Ramsey could return for FA Cup semi-final

    The Telegraph "Aaron Ramsey has rejoined full training at Arsenal in an attempt to return for the FA Cup semi-final against Wigan Athletic and Mesut Ozil is also targeting a comeback for the final month of the season. Arsenal have suffered a significant blip in February and March - based partly on the loss of..." April 03

  • Tottenham ace Younes Kaboul considering Arsenal switch

    Daily Star "The France international defender is out of contract this summer. And he has told friends he is keen on the idea of moving across north London to the Gunners. Centre-back Kaboul, 28, is best friends with Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby and boss Arsene Wenger will need cover in that area with..." April 02

  • Schalke confident of keeping Julian Draxler out of Arsenal’s clutches in summer transfer window

    Metro "The Gunners were widely reported to be in pursuit of Draxler last summer and again during the January transfer window, but a move failed to materialise. And with the end of the season fast approaching, speculation has again been mounting over renewed efforts to bring the German international to..." April 01

  • Man Utd and Arsenal handed Ilkay Gundogan setback as Dortmund table new contract

    The Express "The 23-year-old, who has just over 12 months remaining on his current deal, was set to be the subject of summer bids from Premier League pair Manchester United and Arsenal. La Liga giants Real Madrid and Barcelona have also been keeping tabs on the midfielder's availability for when the..." April 01

  • Josip Drmic denies Arsenal deal

    Sky Sports "The 21-year-old Swiss international has been a sensation for the Bundesliga outfit since joining from FC Zurich last summer. He is currently second in the German scoring charts with 16 goals, only one behind Bayern Munich's Mario Mandzukic. Reports in Germany had claimed that Arsenal had..." March 31

  • Arsenal ‘sign’ Nuremberg striker Josip Drmic

    Metro "The news was broken by Lothar Matthaus and relayed on Twitter by colleague and former Swindon and Middlesbrough forward Jan Aage Fjortoft. 21-year-old Drmic has been linked with a move to the Emirates in recent days, following his 15 goals in 26 appearances for the Bundesliga side this..." March 30

  • Liverpool, Arsenal and Man Utd ready to move for Lazio midfielder Antonio Candreva

    The Express "Candreva is currently part-owned by Udinese, who are negotiating with Lazio over a deal that would see them give up their claim to the player. But those negotiations have gone far from smoothly, with the two clubs disagreeing about whether the fee should be paid in full or in..." March 30

  • Williams keen on Arsenal move as Swansea captain looks for fresh challenge

    Daily Mail "Swansea face a fight to keep captain Ashley Williams, with the defender ready to quit the club this summer. The central defender has been a mainstay for the Welsh side since their promotion to the Barclays Premier League in 2011. But the Wales international is eager to leave. Williams has..." March 29

  • Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger reveals failed attempt to sign Man City's Yaya Toure

    Daily Star "The Gunners agreed a deal to sign Toure, who at the time was plying his trade with Belgian side Beveren, in 2003 after he impressed on trial. However following a delay in gaining a work permit for a move to join his brother Kolo at the Gunners, the Ivory Coast international opted for..." March 29

  • Arsene Wenger reveals failed attempt to sign Man City's Yaya Toure

    Daily Star "The Gunners agreed a deal to sign Toure, who at the time was plying his trade with Belgian side Beveren, in 2003 after he impressed on trial. However following a delay in gaining a work permit for a move to join his brother Kolo at the Gunners, the Ivory Coast international opted for Ukrainian..." March 28

  • Arsenal favourites to sign Balotelli ahead of Chelsea

    Give Me Sport "Paddy Power have the Gunners priced at 5/2 to be Balotelli's next permanent club, while Chelsea have drifted out to 10/3 after being the 3/1 frontrunners last month. The Italy international was linked with a move to the Emirates Stadium in February, with reports claiming that Arsenal's sponsors..." March 27

  • Manchester City offer Arsenal's Bacary Sagna three-year deal

    The Guardian "Bacary Sagna has been offered a three-year deal by Manchester City and he will consider whether to become the latest Arsenal player to move between the clubs in the summer. The 31-year-old full-back remains locked in contractual stand-off with Arsenal, the club he joined in 2007 and his current..." March 26

  • Olivier Giroud's agent dismisses talk of Juventus interest in the Arsenal striker

    Daily Mirror "The agent of Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has dismissed talk of a potential move to either Italian champions Juventus or AS Roma. Instead, the Frenchman will meet with Gunners officials at the end of the current campaign to have talks over extending his contract at the Emirates Stadium. So..." March 26

  • Wilshere urged to leave Arsenal by ex-Gunners star

    talkSport "Stewart Robson claims Jack Wilshere may have to leave Arsenal if he’s to fulfil his potential. The England star, who has struggled with injuries this season, came in for criticism from ex-Man United midfielder Paul Scholes on Tuesday night, following the Gunners 2-2 draw with..." March 26

  • Inter Milan say Arsenal's Bacary Sagna won't join them this summer

    Sky Sports "Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has stated that Bacary Sagna is set to remain in England this summer. Thohir revealed earlier this week that Inter had held talks about signing the Arsenal full-back, who is out of contract at the end of the season. However, he believes that the 31-year-old..." March 26

  • Aaron Ramsey out for another TWO weeks as Laurent Koscielny faces indefinite injury spell

    The Express "ARSENE WENGER has admitted Arsenal will be without Aaron Ramsey for another TWO weeks after his side dropped more points against Swansea. A late own goal from Mathieu Flamini saw the Gunners slip to a 2-2 draw at the Emirates last night. And with Wenger already without midfielders Jack..." March 26

  • Arsenal's Bacary Sagna closer to Man City move after turning down Inter Milan

    Daily Star "The right-back would be joining former Arsenal team-mates and France international colleagues Samir Nasri and Gael Clichy at The Etihad. Sagna, 31, has become increasingly frustrated at only being offered a two-year deal on his current wages of £60,000 a week by Arsenal. His contract expires at..." March 25

  • Blow for Arsenal! Spanish goalkeeper rules out summer switch

    talkSport "The 27-year-old is believed to be on Arsene Wenger's wish-list, with doubts persisting over Wojciech Szczesny's long-term suitability at the Emirates. Casilla is one of the most coveted goalkeepers in Spain - Real Madrid and Manchester United are thought to be among the clubs following him -..." March 25

  • Bayern confident of keeping Chelsea and Arsenal target Mario Mandzukic at Allianz Arena

    Daily Star "Mandzukic has had a number of fall outs with boss Pep Guardiola and with the arrival of Robert Lewandowski from Borrusia Dortmund in the summer, the Croatian's time looked up. He does have a contract till 2016 and Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge hopes the striker will stay. Rummenigge..." March 25

  • Arsenal start planning for Arsene Wenger's exit as he prepares to sign just a two-year contract

    Daily Mirror "Arsene Wenger is ready to sign a new two-year deal – but Arsenal are beginning to plan for life after him. Mirror Sport understands manager Wenger has agreed the deal in principle and is preparing for next season by discussing transfer targets, improvements at the training ground and player..." March 25

  • Arsenal start planning for Arsene Wenger's exit as he prepares to sign just a two-year contract

    Daily Mirror "The 64-year-old is understood to have agreed a fresh deal in principle, but it could be for less than the originally planned three seasons. Arsene Wenger is ready to sign a new two-year deal – but Arsenal are beginning to plan for life after him. Mirror Sport understands manager Wenger has..." March 24

  • Salomon Kalou turned down January move to Arsenal

    The Express "The versatile forward claims the Gunners wanted to take him on loan near the end of the transfer window, but he rejected the chance to return to England in order to help current club Lille reach next season's Champions League. Kalou told L'Equipe: "A possible departure? Yes, to Arsenal. "It..." March 24

  • Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Kieran Gibbs will both play vs. Swansea

    SB Nation "Neither Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain nor Kieran Gibbs will be suspended for Arsenal's match against Swansea on Tuesday. The FA handed down their decision in response to an appeal filed by Arsenal after referee Andre Marriner sent off Gibbs for Oxlade-Chamberlain's handball in the Gunners' 6-0 loss to..." March 24

  • Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson to be sent on loan to a Premier League club next season

    Daily Mirror "Carl Jenkinson will be sent out on loan to a Premier League club next season – with Newcastle and West Ham leading the chase to land the Arsenal defender. Manager Arsene Wenger wants the right-back, who has one full England cap, to gain a full year of top-flight experience next..." March 23

  • Tottenham declare no interest in Arsenal and Everton target Michy Batshuayi

    The Express "The Belgium Under-21 striker is likely to make the step-up to a foreign club in the summer after firing Liege to top of the Pro League with 19 goals. And reports suggest that Spurs, Arsenal and Everton would all be making an offer for the highly-rated 20-year-old when the transfer window..." March 23

  • Loic Remy desperate to join Arsenal this summer

    Daily Mirror "France striker Loic Remy will jump at the chance to join Arsenal if they come calling, as expected this summer, writes Alan Oliver of the Sunday People. Tottenham are also after the 27-year-old QPR man, who is on loan at Newcastle. But Remy will choose the Emirates over White Hart Lane. A..." March 23

  • Griezmann plays down transfer talk amid Man United, Chelsea and Arsenal interest

    talkSport "As well as the Premier League trio, Paris Saint-Germain are big admirers of the winger, who has been heavily linked with a move to the French capital. But the France international, who turned 23 on Friday, says he is very relaxed about his future, although he did not rule out a departure before..." March 22

  • Wenger to be given special award at training ahead of 1,000th match in charge of Arsenal

    Daily Mail "Arsenal will present long-serving boss Arsene Wenger with a special award to mark his 1,000th match in charge of the Gunners. Wenger, who took over the club in August 1996, will reach that milestone at Stamford Bridge on Saturday but the club will present him with the award tomorrow at their..." March 20

  • Arsenal eye Serge Aurier transfer from Toulouse as their Bacary Sagna replacement

    Daily Mirror "Arsenal are lining up Toulouse youngster Serge Aurier as a possible replacement for Bacary Sagna. Sagna could leave the Gunners this summer as his contract expires in June and he is yet to agree a new deal. The former Auxerre man is reportedly being pursued by Inter Milan. Wenger is..." March 20

  • Napoli set to rival Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal for 'new Lionel Messi' Juan Iturbe

    The Express "The 20-year-old, currently on loan at Verona, has been a consistent performer for the Serie A club, with five goals and two assists this term. And the Argentine winger, dubbed as the 'new Lionel Messi', has now caught the attention of third-place Napoli. But the Italian club will have to..." March 18

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