Arsenal update – Celtic defender being courted by Wenger

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Arsenal are believed to be close to making a move for Celtic’s defender Virgil Van Dijk according to the Daily Star. The move would be worth around £8m and would help bolster Arsene Wenger’s back line. The Gunners have suffered something of an injury crisis at points this season and this has forced them to make a number of decision …

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Chelsea Update – Wenger apologises to Mourinho

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Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has publicly apologised for shoving Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho when the two sides met at Stamford Bridge on October 5th. After the game, Wenger had said in his media interview that he did not regret his actions after he entered Mourinho’s technical area and shoved the Portuguese manager in the chest. Wenger was outraged after Chelsea’s …

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Arsenal Update – Walcott, Giroud & Gnabry back in training

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Arsenal fans can start to breathe a sigh of relief as they welcome back three key players back to first team training. The Gunners once again have been desperately unlucky with their injuries woes, but yesterday they welcomed back Theo Walcott, Olivier Giroud and Serge Gnabry. The trio have all had serious injuries which have kept them out of action, …

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Arsenal update – Wenger apologises for pushing Chelsea’s Mourinho

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Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has officially apologised for his clash on the touchline with Chelsea manager José Mourinho during his side’s 2-0 away loss. The Guardian carry the quotes from Wenger who accuses Mourinho of provoking him to show “signs of violence”. Wenger admits the media made more of the story than he thinks they should have but said sorry …

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Arsenal Update – Podolski to stay

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Arsenal have quashed any rumours that German international, Lukas Podolski is set to leave the club amidst reports that Podolski is unhappy at the Emirates. The Express insist that Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger wants Podolski to remain a vital part of the squad at Arsenal, “It is quite simple, there is no transfer market at the moment. When there is no transfer …

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Arsenal Update – Ozil wants to leave

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Arsenal’s Mesult Ozil wants to leave the club. That is the latest news to come out of the Daily Mail who have suggested that Ozil is unhappy at the Emirates. Additionally, the German has caught wind that Bayern Munich are reportedly set to place a £30m bid to prize away the Arsenal play-maker from England. A player who has failed to be …

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Wales prepare for key qualifier despite injuries

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Chris Coleman’s Wales side will head out against Bosnia and Herzegovina tonight in one of the most anticipated games in the countries recent history. Over 31,000 fans are expected at Cardiff City Stadium but the national team have been dealt a number of injury blows before the tie. The lack of Arsenal’s impressive midfielder Aaron Ramsey is no doubt the …

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Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry to leave USA for pastures new

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Is Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry set to depart New York Red Bulls and find pastures new in Europe? It is reported that the Frenchman is considering his next career move as he says he is not ready to retire just yet. Currently on the books at New York Red Bulls, the former Arsenal striker has bagged 50 goals in over …

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Arsenal Update – Koscielny injured with France

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Arsenal’s injuries woes continue as yesterday, key centre back Laurent Koscielny picked up an Achilles injury whilst on international duty with France, according to BBC Sport. However, phsyios have reassured Wenger and Koscielny that the 29-year-old will be fit in time to face Hull City after the international break. Arsenal’s injury list is mounting with the likes of: Debuchy, Giroud, Arteta, …

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Tottenham update – Suarez nearly signed? Plus Kaboul dismisses rumours

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Mauricio Pochettinho’s Tottenham Hotspur sit in 6th place in the Premier League as we head into the international break. They are above both Arsenal and Liverpool with 11 points from 7 games but imagine how good their side could’ve been if Harry Redknapp had signed them Luis Suarez and Patrick Vieira. In his new book, ‘A Man Walks On To …

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Arsenal Update – Bilbao defender set to arrive in January?

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Arsenal are reportedly set to sign Athletic Bilbao defender, Aymeric Laporte in January according to the Metro, with the fee said to be around £34m. Laporte is a highly rated French defender. At just 20 years of age, Laporte has shown real quality and potential in his game and has impressed the Gunners boss, Arsene Wenger. Wenger is said to be ready to …

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Arsenal Update – Cavani deal still on the cards

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Arsenal’s injuries woes have once again been brought to the fore and rumours are suggesting that Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger is preparing an audacious January bid for PSG striker, Edinson Cavani. The Gunners have once again been hit by a number of key injuries in attacking positions, Olivier Giroud, Yaya Sanogo and Theo Walcott are all sidelined; leaving Danny Welbeck …

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Arsenal fans – Will you miss the injured Mesut Ozil?

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Arsenal were today dealt a potential blow when their German international Mesut Ozil was ruled out up to 12 weeks. The injury adds to Arsenal’s current concerns in the middle of the park as they are missing Welshman Aaron Ramsey and captain Mikel Arteta. The 25-year-old midfielder joined Arsenal on deadline day last summer from Real Madrid for a club record …

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Arsenal reject Bayern enquiry for star man

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Arsenal are reported to have rejected an enquiry from Bayern Munich for German playmaker, Mesus Ozil this summer. According to the Metro, Bayern Munich coach, Pep Guardiola was keen to sign the 25-year-old when he was in charge of Barcelona, but the German instead opted for Real Madrid. Bayern had apparently launched a bid in the summer for Ozil, but Arsenal …

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Arsenal Update – Gunners interested in Spain keeper?

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Arsenal have been reported to be monitoring the movements of Real Madrid keeper, Iker Casillas according to the Daily Star. An interesting link despite the Gunners signing David Ospina in the summer. At 33-years-old, Casillas is becoming a veteran in the game. However, his latest flurry of performances have not matched his career best and has started to make some calamitous errors. …

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Arsenal update – Khedira rumours persist and Giovinco also linked to Gunners

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Arsene Wenger will perhaps head into the international break with the thoughts that September was somewhat a wasted month in North-London. The Gunners picked up 1 Premier League victory and 2 draws in what was a tough set of fixtures but his side were also pummeled in the Champions League by Borussia Dortmund and then dumped out of the League …

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Lukas Podolski hints at Arsenal exit

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Experienced Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski has hinted that if he doesn’t play for the Gunners regularly, he will move on. The London Evening Standard reveal that the German international won’t settle for a place on the bench. The 118 time capped international footballer has struggled to get consistent game-time at the Emirates Stadium and hence has said: “If I don’t have …

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Chelsea and Arsenal chase 15-year-old, Oxford

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Chelsea and Arsenal are set to do battle over a young 15-year-old defender from West Ham United. A number of outlets have reported the interest with the Daily Express believing both London clubs are close to a deal. Reece Oxford is a product of the West Ham United youth academy, a place with an excellent reputation for producing talent, and the …

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Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck places a seed of doubt in haters heads

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Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck last night placed a seed of doubt in haters heads after he bagged a Champions League hat-trick against Galatasaray. The former Manchester United striker has been burdened with criticism from fans as they insist that Welbeck simply does not score enough. To point the finger on a, still, very young player who is yet to be …

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