Arsenal update: Benteke wants to be a Gunner, but Higuain fancies an old lady

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There’s good news and bad news on the striker front for Arsenal fans this morning. The really bad news is that it seems unlikely that Real Madrid’s Gonzalo Higuain will be and Arsenal player as according to a newspaper in Italy he is heading for Juventus. La Repubblica suggests that the marksman had already agreed to join Juventus on a …

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Jovetic speaks – but dodges questions about Arsenal and Juventus

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Stevan Jovetic might be one of the most wanted strikers in Europe, but he insists that he is not spending too much time dwelling on any potential move from his current club Fiorentina. The Arsenal, Juventus, and possibly even Chelsea target is away with his national team Montenegro and says that a big money move is the furthest thing from …

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Jovetic to Arsenal not happening says agent

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Stevan Jovetic’s agent seems to have poured some very cold water on the prospect of the player moving to North London. In an update that has just been reported by the Metro Fali Ramadani says his client is not interested in moving to the Emirates. ‘Stevan prefers to stay in Italy rather than move away,’ said Ramadani. The 23 year …

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Arsenal update: Sanogo medical, Vermaelen and confusion over Higuain

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There is plenty of Arsenal related transfer gossip this morning though sadly not much of it relating to Stevan Jovetic. It does seem that the deal with Fiorentina has stalled and that Arsenal run the risk of letting Chelsea sneak in and do an Mata. There is also plenty of confusion about the future of Gonzalo Higuain too. Last night …

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Review of the Premiership part 2: Chelsea and Arsenal – managerial issues…

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Simon Poulter of What Would David Bowie Do? rounds up the season Chelsea (75pts, GD +36) 3rd If I were to believe the club and it’s patronizingly-titled “Interim First Team Coach” for the last seven months, all that Chelsea set out to achieve this season was achieved. The reality is somewhat different. Winning the one trophy that, at the beginning …

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Are Arsenal playing hard ball with the Stevan Jovetic transfer

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So, what is going on with the Stevan Jovetic to Arsenal transfer. This we know that Jovetic’s agent was in London today apparently talking to Arsenal. There are also rumours that Arsenal have tabled a bid. There’s plenty of evidence that Jovetic will be leaving Fiotentina, but also that he still might end up Juventus. But as the dust settles …

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Here we go – Stevan Jovetic to Arsenal deal imminent says Metro

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Ok, so yesterday I predicted that Arsenal would announce a singing. Oops. I may be a day or so behind because it appears that the move of Stevan Jovetic from Fiorentina is imminent. The Metro says that Jovetic’s agent is reportedly in London negotiating a £24.5million deal. Jovetic’s agent, Fali Ramadani, is thrashing out terms with Arsenal in London after …

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Arsenal update: Higuain bid, but is he the striker you want?

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There have been whispers for a few weeks now that Arsenal are about to launch a bid for Real Madrid’s Gonzalo Higuain. Now even the broadsheet papers are getting in on the story with the Telegraph claiming that the player has emerged as the Gunners’ number one target and that a bid of £19 million has been lined up. According …

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Arsenal update: Guillem Balague says £10 million bid for David Villa

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There is some real confusion about where David Villa will be playing football next season. However it seems very unlikely that he will be joining any clubs that can’t offer him Champions League football so that means Spurs and Liverpool are out of the picture. So then where does that leave Arsenal? A couple of sources are quoting Spanish football …

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Arsenal appear to have signed French striker…

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So says French radio station RMC which is reporting that Arsenal have agreed a deal to sign Auxerre striker Yaya Sanogo on a freebie this summer. Apparently it s four year deal for the striker who is currently plying his trade with Ligue 2 side Auxerre. If it is true then the good news is that Sanogo ceryaionly knows where …

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Arsenal update: David Villa – it is us or Spurs?

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So David Villa’s quest to re start his carer in North London and the Premiership continues, however the news this morning is that the Spanish striker might not heading for his expected destination The Barca man, who very nearly joined Arsenal in the winter window is, according to radio station Cadena Ser and newspaper Mundo Deportivo, on his way to …

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Crystal Palace and Arsenal – comparing the Premiership with the Championship

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Arsenal fan Julius @OneGunn3r on the differences between life at the top of the Premiership and Championship. It only really struck me last night just how sheltered a fan I am. I decided to get a ticket to the Crystal Palace vs. Brighton play off semi final, caught up with the romance of a big rivalry and the opportunity for …

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Arsenal update: David Villa, Lukasz Piszczek, Julian Draxler

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Another of the winter’s main targets for Arsene Wenger is back in the news again. Barca’s David Villa is the subject of much speculation this morning as it was revealed that he allegedly had one one foot at Arsenal in the winter. Spanish paper Mundo Deportivo claims that the North Londoners had offered £8.5m for the 31-year-old, but the La …

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Arsenal still considering Turkish winger?

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With the summer window rapidly approaching it will be interesting to see how many names that were linked with Arsenal in the winter window are quoted for a second time. One player who might get some serious attention from Arsenal is Atletico Madrid’s Turkish star Arda Turan. His agent, Ahmet Bulut, hinted that the player was keen to move to …

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Arsenal update: Sagna, Remy, Rooney, Draxler and Ulreich

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Morning Gooners, there’s plenty to chew on today with the rumour mills working over time predicting who Arsenal are going to sign in the summer. One player who might not be going anywhere is right back Bacary Sagna. A couple of sources are saying that his dream move to PSG has broken down and that the player will stay at …

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Arsenal fans guide to Chelsea songs for tonight – with updated lyrics

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In what is a massively weird situation Arsenal fans will be cheering on Chelsea tonight to ensure that Spurs remain in fifth place thereby leaving fourth place to Arsenal if they win their last two games. So Gunners fans some of the songs that you know and love will have their lyrics changed for one night only. So for example …

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Arsenal update: Jovetic, Lewandowski, Remy and Yilmaz

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There’s loads of Arsenal-related transfer gossip this morning – not a lot of it, it had to be said, of any substance. The most interesting is from Goal.com which claims that Arsenal aren’t just after one marquee striker signing, but two. The site says that Arsenal are in advanced talks with Fiorentina to sign Stevan Jovetic but are also mulling …

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