Reports that Arsenal have made a sensational £22 million bid for Marouane Fellaini

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UPDATE 10-40PM – The Times is reporting it too Yep it is one of those Goal exclusives, so make of that what you will, but the website is saying that Arsenal have bid £22 million for Everton midfielder Marouane Fellaini. The website reports… The Gunners have activated the release clause in the Everton midfielder’s contract and are confident of wrapping …

Five reasons why Arsenal haven’t made any big signings yet – Wenger, Jovetic, Fabregas

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So no Jovetic, Higuain or Rooney. Well not yet anyhow. Here are five possible reasons why Arsenal still haven’t secured that marquee signing. 1 Arsene Wenger’s contract talks got in the way – Today Arsenal’s CE Ivan Gazidis has said that he expects Arsene Wenger to sign a new contract very shortly. Maybe all the talk about his future was …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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.’ …

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 …

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… …

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 …

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 …

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 …