Chelsea are interested in signing Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish and could take advantage of a buyout clause in the 25-year-old’s contract, according to reports in England. Manchester City have been heavily linked with the playmaker in recent months, and while there have been rumours that the Blues were keen on the player, it seems they are now serious about entering the race for his signature.
Aston Villa made a £25million bid for England under-21 international Emile Smith Rowe but it was rejected by Arsenal Arsenal remain confident of agreeing a new contract with Emile Smith Rowe after rejecting Aston Villa’s bid for the attacking midfielder. Villalodged a £25million bid for Smith Rowe this week as part of the club’s plans to strengthen Dean Smith’s squad for next season.
Aston Villa reportedly believe they have a ‘decent chance’ of signing Arsenal starlet Emile Smith Rowe this summer, according to The Northern Echo. The Villains have previously had a £25m bid for the 20-year-old rejected by the Gunners, but Dean Smith is expected to continue pursuing his services as he propels a summer recruitment drive [The Northern Echo].
Latest Aston Villa transfer news from BirminghamLive looks at the situation around Emile Smith Rowe at Arsenal after a £25 million bid was submitted for the player last week Arsenal starlet Emile Smith Rowe was the subject of a £25 million bid from Aston Villa last week. Once his future is resolved it will have a knock-on effect across the Premier League.
Aston Villa news | The latest AVFC headlines from BirminghamLive and elsewhere on Monday, June 21 Collymore 'laughs' at transfer suggestion Stan Collymore has dismissed suggestions Aston Villa’s transfer plans are built around the expectation that Jack Grealish will leave the club this summer. Manchester City are reportedly preparing a record-breaking bid for the Villa talisman while Manchester United have also been strongly linked with the England star.
Kieran Tierney is expected to sign a new five-year contract with Arsenal in the coming weeks. The Scotland defender still has three years remaining on his current deal. But the Gunners wanted to reward Tierney with a bumper new contract which includes improved terms, per The Guardian.
The Arsenal youth product's future is up in the air after a disappointing personal campaign and he is preparing for a crucial summer ahead Reiss Nelson is reportedly eyeing a move away from the Emirates. The 21-year-old made just nine appearances in all competitions for the Gunners this season with injury problems holding him back.
Villa have already swooped for Emi Buendia, have lodged a bid for Emile Smith Rowe and have been linked with James Ward-Prowse - leading to suggestions they are preparing for life without Jack Grealish Stan Collymore has dismissed suggestions Aston Villa’s transfer plans are built around the expectation that Jack Grealish will leave the club this summer.
Find out the prices for the Gunners' squad ahead of Fantasy going live this summer Ahead of 2021/22 Fantasy Premier League going live, the 20 clubs are revealing the prices of their players themselves. At Arsenal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is priced at £10.0m as a forward, while midfielders Emile Smith Rowe and Nicolas Pepe will cost £5.5m and £7.5m respectively this season.
A small number of the 2021/22 Fantasy Premier League player prices for Arsenal have been revealed. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has dropped in starting price from £12.0m to £10.0m and is now a forward, while last season’s budget favourite Emile Smith Rowe is still in affordable territory at £5.5m.
Villa recently saw a bid for Emile Smith Rowe knocked back by Arsenal while head coach Dean Smith continues to be linked with Southampton’s James Ward-Prowse Aston Villa’s interest in Arsenal’s Emile Smith Rowe is evidence that they are planning for life without Jack Grealish, according to former England defender Danny Mills.
Arsenal have reportedly opened talks with Eintracht Frankfurt over a potential deal for Portugal striker Andre Silva, while as he bids to transform their fortunes next season. The Gunners failed to secure European qualification for the first time in 25 years last season, with a nightmare first half of the campaign meaning eighth place was all they could muster.
Liverpool incorporated aspects of Arsenal's recruitment approach in their recipe for success some years ago Arsenal's recruitment model inspired Liverpool some years ago; Fenway Sports Group acquired the Reds in 2010 and recognised the Gunners as efficient and successful in their footballing operations. Arsene Wenger consistently qualified for the Champions League and secured the occasional domestic cup, all while unearthing hidden gems for reasonable prices before making dramatic profits on them years down the line.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith is eyeing a move for BSC Young Boys centre-back Mohamed Ali Camara this summer. What’s the story? With Emi Buendia from Norwich already signed, and a bid for Arsenal starlet Emile Smith Rowe also made, it appears Villa are keen on making some quick moves in the transfer window.
Former England winger Trevor Sinclair says Arsenal midfielder Emile Smith Rowe should push to join Aston Villa. Villa reportedly lodged a £25million bid for Smith Rowe this week as part of the club's plans to strengthen Dean Smith's squad for next season. But Arsenal rejected that offer and remain confident of tying the 20-year-old - who grabbed four goals and eight assists in 33 appearances last season - down to a new and improved long-term contract.
A round-up of the latest Aston Villa transfer news from BirminghamLive as Bjorn Engels' departure is confirmed and Ashley Young returns to the club in good shape from Inter Milan A round-up of the latest Aston Villa transfer news on Saturday, June 19, 2021. Defender’s departure confirmed
The Gunners will face Brentford on the opening Friday of the new season after August's TV schedule was confirmed Arsenal and Brentford will kick off the 2021/22 Premier League season on Friday night, after August's broadcast schedule was confirmed. More to come.