Another German league player on Arsenal’s radar. Trio depart

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Yesterday we reported that Arsene Wenger was mulling over a move for Bayern Munich’s Austrian David Alaba. The player allegedly wants to play in central midfield and with Bastian Schweinsteiger and Javi Martinez already in the team that isn’t looking too likely. Today though there are reports that Arsenal are in for another Bundesliga player, According to The Mirror Wenger …

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Are Arsenal about to move for a Bayern Munich star?

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This could be interesting, very interesting. Austrian site Salzburg.com has suggested that Arsenal have put Bayern Munich star David Alaba on their wish list. The site suggests that Arsene Wenger is hoping to lure the 20 year old who played in the Champions League final, to The Emirates by offering a central midfield position. For Bayern he has largely been …

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Arsenal go head to head with Spurs for David Villa. Could Wilfried Bony be the back up plan?

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This afternoon has seen a bit of news on a couple of players who Arsenal have apparently been tracking for ages. The first is an update from Talksport about the possible future of Vitesse Arnhem striker Wilfried Bony. In case you missed the chat from a few weeks ago Bony has impressed Wenger, and indeed half of Europe with his …

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Fabregas could return to Arsenal this summer – says his agent’s dad David Dein

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David Dein may be an ex-Arsenal board member who left in acrimonious circumstances a few years ago. He is also the father of agent Darren Dein who represents, among others, Cesc Fabregas, so when Dein senior speaks about potential transfers it is worth taking in every word So despite saying that he wanted to stay at Barca earlier this week …

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Arsenal update: Jovetic’s Chelsea link, Capoue, Mitrovic

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There’s no sign that Arsene Wenger has made his mind up yet as to who is going to be his marquee striker singing this summer. Rooney and Higuain are still in contention and it might be a long shot but Lewandowski hasn’t yet put pen to paper for Bayern. Then there’s the wild card of Michu. The one player that …

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Arsenal update: Michu a new target? Higuain making positive noises

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If I had a quid for every time I heard a Gunners fan suggesting that lanky Spanish goal merchant Michu would look good leading the Arsenal line I’d be a rich man. But does Arsene agree? Well The Mail seems to think he might. The paper is running with a story this morning that Wenger might not just be hoping …

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Arsenal update: Wenger speaks about Rooney and Fabregas and has Villa signed a pre-contract deal?

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Arsene Wenger has been speaking to Al Jazeera and may or may not have been dropping some pretty serious hints about who he fancies signing in the summer. Judging by these words I think we can safely assume that Wayne Rooney, who Wenger has previously described as most talented English player he had seen, is on his radar “Rooney could …

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Arsenal update – Jovetic claims, Wanyama keen and Higuain leaving Madrid

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There’s plenty of Arsenal-related gossip so let’s kick off with the biggie. Stevan Jovetic will become an Arsenal player very shortly! Well so says Caught Offside – so make of that what you will. Apparently Juventus’ campaign to sign the player has hit the buffers and Arsenal are now in pole position to secure the signature of the Montenegrin. The …

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Moyes is serious about Fabregas. Are Arsenal and Wenger too?

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In what could be a nightmare scenario for Arsenal fans it appears that David Moyes has made Cesc Fabregas his number one target. According to The Daily Mail Moyes ‘has targeted midfield as the area in greatest need of strengthening and that Fabregas is one of his prime targets, following an initial meeting to discuss potential acquisitions for this summer.’ …

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Arsenal slacker to become world’s best paid player – you couldn’t make it up!

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You really couldn’t make it up. The man responsible for one of the greatest ever Arsenal comebacks, who then spent three years offering virtually nothing, looks set to become the best paid player in the world. According to The Hard Tackle Andrei Arshavin has reportedly signed a deal with Azerbaijani football club Khazar Lankaran on a one year deal that …

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Are Chelsea about to gazump Arsenal again?Jovetic on his way to the Bridge?

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Over the last few years Chelsea have been Arsenal’s nemesis in the transfer market. The Gunners have often made a move for a player only to be gazumped by the Blues who come in offering more money and better wages. It happened with Cahill and Mata and then last season with Hazard. So is it about to happen again this …

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Arsene, if Arsenal sign Ashley Williams, please don’t make him captain

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Aaah the curse of the Arsenal captain. Give a player that armband and you can be sure as anything that within a season or two they will be off into the sunset. It happened to Henry, Fabregas, RVP and if the goss is right Thomas Vermaelen very shortly too. Quite Arsene Wenger never gave it to Squillaci is beyond me… …

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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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