Chelsea looks set to miss out on the signing of Premier League star Raphinha after Barcelona reportedly agreed to pay Leeds' £60million asking price for the Brazilian winger Barcelona have reportedly agreed to meet Leeds' £60million asking price for Raphinha, putting a deal with Chelsea in serious doubt.
Arsenal news takes a closer look at which senior players could feature in a behind-closed-doors friendly at London Colney against Ipswich Town on Saturday afternoon After 41 days, an Arsenal XI is back in action as their preparations for the 2022/23 season get underway with a behind-closed-doors friendly against Ipswich Town at London Colney.
Love Island fans were rubbing their eyes in disbelief after seeing new arrival Billy - a 23-year-old roofer who is a spitting image of Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka Love Island fans believe that Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka has entered the show. The Gunners player is a spitting image of new contestant Billy and so fans have been beside themselves in fits of laughter ever since his face was made known.
Manchester United have held talks over the signing of Lisandro Martinez from Ajax and they are progressing well. Goal claim that United are relaxed over their approach to the signing of the Argentine defender despite interest from Arsenal. The Gunners have bid for the defender while United have been tied up trying to sign Frenkie de Jong, and more recently Tyrell Malacia.
French journalist Julien Laurens believes that Arsenal will be challenging for a possible third-place finish last season. The reporter did admit that the Gunners like everyone else have a while to go before they reach Manchester City and Liverpool but fully expects Arsenal to be strong contenders for Champions League football with the squad they are putting together this off-season.
Arsenal have met with the entourage of Amadou Onana over a potential transfer, though they aren't the only London club with an interest in him. RMC Sport correspondent Sacha Tavolieri claims Lille midfielder Onana's future is currently in the balance. Arsenal reportedly have a long-standing interest in the player, and they're already met with his representatives.
Arsenal remain ‘very interested’ in midfielder – Club hoping to ‘unravel knot’ to get sale done soon
Italian outlet Calciomercato today talks about Juventus’ urge to get rid of some salaries in the squad, and Arthur, who earns €5m net per season, is labelled as the main candidate to leave the club this summer. It turns out that a ‘possible track’ named in the story are Arsenal, who have been linked to the Brazilian for a long time now.
New Arsenal signing Fabio Vieira has sparked injury fears after being pictured wearing a protective boot. The Gunners last month wrapped up a £34million move for the young Porto midfielder after under-the-radar negotiations secured an exciting young talent, who scored seven times and racked up 16 assists last season.
ARSENAL fans are invariably excited to see William Saliba in action after a fruitful loan spell with Marseille. William Saliba will sport the number 2 shirt for Arsenal next season, according to the Premier League's official website. That means the Frenchman will occupy the shirt formerly worn by Hector Bellerin, who has been heavily linked with a move away despite returning to north London for pre-season training.
Socios.com, Fan Token partner of the English club, has launched a poll to choose the best piece of skill of the season Arsenal weren't able to clinch Champions League last season, as rivals Tottenham proved to be superior in the closing stages of the campaign. However, Mikel Arteta's team have shown some improvement and are having an exciting start to the summer transfer market.
It’s no secret that the future of Leeds United star Raphinha currently lies between Barcelona and Chelsea, since those are the two strongest clubs in the race for his signing. It’s been mentioned a few times, however, that Arsenal had been keen on the winger as well, and could join the battle to land him.
According to The Guardian, Manchester United have received a blow in their pursuit of Leicester City star Youri Tielemans as he favours a transfer move to Arsenal. He has been linked with a move elsewhere in the summer transfer window, which could be realised shortly. Tielemans have emerged to become a potential transfer target for Man United this summer.
Arsenal's pursuit of Gabriel Jesus has finally reached an end but fans are still waiting on an official announcement from the club via their social media channels Arsenal are taking their sweet time when it comes to announcing the imminent arrival of former Manchester City star Gabriel Jesus. Fans of the Gunners have been awaiting official confirmation of the switch from the club for days, but there has been little more than radio silence.
Arsenal centre-back William Saliba could still re-join Marseille on loan for a second successive season, according to journalist Graeme Bailey. The Gunners are keen to have the France international as part of their first-team plans for the start of the campaign but, if he doesn’t begin the season as a regular starter, the defender may request a move back to France:
Mikel Arteta has been likened to Roberto Martinez by Arsenal legend Paul Merson, who reckons that the pressure will be on the Gunners boss next season to secure a top-four finish in the Premier League Mikel Arteta has been warned to stop his Roberto Martinez act next season and deliver on his promises or his job will be at risk.
Should Arsenal fail to secure Lisandro Martinez from Ajax technical director faces a touch challenge finding an alternative The problem with the Lisandro Martinez transfer to either Arsenal or Manchester United is the club which loses out on the Argentine faces an incredibly difficult challenge to find an alternative to him.
Winger given his highest-ever price in Fantasy as cost of Arsenal players is revealed The Scout assesses player prices in 2022/23 Fantasy Premier League and their implications. Arsenal Bukayo Saka will now cost £8.0m after recording his best-ever campaign in 2021/22 Fantasy. The winger was the Gunners’ top-scoring player last term, amassing 179 points thanks to 11 goals and nine assists.
Ipswich Town will take on Arsenal in a behind-closed-doors training game tomorrow. The match, at the Gunners’ Colney base, will give Kieran McKenna and his players some important minutes this summer, filling the gap between the clash at Needham Market (7-0 win on June 25) and the visit of West Ham on July 12.
Marseille appear to have confirmed a deal to sign Matteo Guendouzi by including the midfielder in a promotional video for their new kit despite no official word from the club or Arsenal over a transfer. The midfielder is widely expected to seal a permanent move to the Ligue 1 side this summer after a successful loan spell.
Latest Leicester City transfer news as Arsenal are told to reignite their interest in Youri Tielemans amid reports linking the midfielder with Manchester United Arsenal have been urged to sign Youri Tielemans despite cooling their interest in the Leicester City midfielder. The 25-year-old has been linked with a move to Manchester United recently after Arsenal moved on to other targets, though former Gunners midfielder Ray Parlour wants them to sign the Leicester man.