Arsenal target Marco Reus out injured

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German midfielder Marco Reus has been ruled out for around four weeks as he picked up an injury against Scotland last night. The Borussia Dortmund man has been linked heavily with Arsenal over the summer. Marco Reus, 25-years-old, is thought to have a release clause in his contract worth around £29,500,000 which will allow him to leave the club should …

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Arsenal move for Huntelaar looks to be off the cards

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Transfer Deadline Day sparked some rumours insisting that Arsenal had placed a bid for Shalke and Netherlands striker, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, however, these reports were apparently wide of the mark and now any bid to bring the Dutch striker in looks minimalistic. Shalke manager, Horst Heldt has moved to quash talk of his talisman leaving the Ruhr club any time in …

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Bad news for Arsenal – Reus to Real?

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Bad news for Arsenal. Real Madrid have reached an agreement with Borussia Dortmund to have first option on signing Marco Reus next summer, according to El Confidencial. No fee has been definitively agreed with Dortmund for the Germany international, who has also been linked with the likes of Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Manchester City and Manchester United. The German was heavily tipped to make a transfer deadline day move to the Emirates, …

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Will Joel Campbell ever get a run out at Arsenal?

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Arsenal fans will be questioning Arsene Wenger’s inability to use Joel Campbell despite the excitement that has been attached to his name of late. The Costa-Rican striker showed glimpses of his quality at the World Cup and got Arsenal fans excited for the coming season. A striker who has shown a lot of promise and development over the years, Gunners …

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Top 5 transfers of deadline day

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There were a host of surprise signings and some top quality moving to the Premier League after last nights transfer deadline day antics. We take a look at the top 5 transfer of deadline day –  5. Abel Hernandez – Hull City –  Hull City have completed the signing of Abel Hernandez for an undisclosed fee, said to be around £9.5m …

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Arsenal sign Danny Welbeck on deadline day

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Arsenal last night completed the signing of Danny Welbeck from Manchester United on transfer deadline day for a fee of £16m. Arsenal had been in the hunt for a striker after first choice striker, Olivier Giroud broke his foot in a match against Everton which sees him out of action until the new year. Meanwhile, Welbeck’s future at Manchester United …

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Welbeck deal to join Arsenal has been agreed

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Danny Welbeck has joined Arsenal from Manchester United On. Off. On. Off. On again? A deal for Danny Welbeck has been agreed. #AFC making their move! http://t.co/WjIRnyw7c7 pic.twitter.com/Y6ynHwF1Ao — Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) September 1, 2014 Earlier today we  reported that Welbeck was undergoing a medical at Arsenal. It was said that Arsenal and Spurs were both tracking the …

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Danny Welbeck possible transfer to Arsenal – the fans’ reactions

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Arsenal and Manchester United are not the most obvious couple to be exchanging players, espcially after Arsenal held back Thomas Vermaelen from their Premier League rivals in favour of a move to Barcelona. However, it seems as though the two teams have taken a break from being at each others’ necks, as Welbeck is rumoured to have been signed by Arsenal. This …

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Huntelaar linked with Arsenal

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Reports have speculated that Jan Klaus Huntelaar is poised to join Arsenal on transfer deadline day. Danny Welbeck is currently undergoing a medical ahead of a £6m loan move to the Emirates, meanwhile, Arsenal are looking to bring in the Dutchman on a permanent deal from Schalke in Germany. Arsenal are in desperate need of a striker after Olivier Giroud …

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Welbeck having medical at Arsenal

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Danny Welbeck is reportedly undergoing a medical at Arsenal after Sky Sports News HQ tweeted this: Sky Sources: Danny Welbeck having medical at Arsenal. #AFC #SSNHQ #SkyDeadlineDay — Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) September 1, 2014 It is said that Arsenal and Spurs were both tracking the forward after United had said that he is surplus to requirements at Old …

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Unhappy Arsenal fans tweet #WengerOut. But are they being fair?

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Disappointed Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter to publicly share their opinions on Wenger. #WengerOut seems to be the main output from #afc fans at the moment (with a certain Piers Morgan as the ringleader), with a few loyal fans keeping their faith in their manager. Does the Frenchman really deserve all the abuse he is getting? There seems to …

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Arsenal ready to make a shock bid for Marco Reus

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Despite claims that Arsenal are not active in today’s transfer deadline day; reports are circulating that the Gunners are ready to launch a £40m bid for German and Borussia Dortmund play-maker, Marco Reus. Ideally, Arsenal fans will want to see a striker enter the doors of the Emirates, however, its Reus who has been tipped to join the Gunners on …

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Have Arsenal just thrown away a top 4 finish?

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Once again there are a number of deflated Arsenal fans this summer after a anti-climatic transfer deadline day thus far. A side who are in desperate need of at least a striker, early this afternoon suggested that they would not be participating in today’s transfer deadline day. A statement that shocked Gunners fans, have Arsenal and Arsene Wenger just thrown …

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Five deadline day predictions! Featuring Man Utd & Arsenal

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  Deadline day is once again upon us! The twice a year occasion where all football fans are glued to the television, the radio and social media in the hope their club sign a fantastic player late on. Well with around 10 hours to go, here is my predictions for the rest of deadline day:   Manchester United sign big …

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Are Van Persie’s days numbered at United? Could he return to Arsenal?

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Manchester United have just signed Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco on a season long loan. A signing that will raise the eyebrows of football has a whole after United’s leaky defence seems to be the issue. However, despite these limitations to the United squad; Louis Van Gaal has brought in Colombian striker Radamel Falcao to United. This deal does therefore raise …

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Wenger – new signings for Arsenal, but probably not a striker

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Earlier today Arsenal hosted a pre-match conference before this Sunday’s match against Leicester. However Arsene Wenger has kept his mouth shut about any signings and saying “all [transfer negotiations] need to be as secret as possible” Wenegr has also crushed rumours about signing a replacement striker. He has said “I will be actively involved on deadline day. I will be on alert …

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Champions League Draw – Who did they get?

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Yesterday saw the Champions League Group-Stage draw, an nervy few minutes for all the clubs involved who anticipate whether their fate lies in Europe or not. England were represented this year by Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City – four sides who all have potential to do well in the competition. The only big name who didn’t make the cut, …

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Arsenal still not buying a new striker. Or are they?

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Mixed messages coming out of Arsenal today about a potential new striker. Despite Giroud’s ankle injury, it appears that Arsene Wenger does not want to sign a forward on a permanent deal.  According to the BBC even if Giroud’s scans show serious injury, the club has no intention of finding a permanent replacement. It seems that after splashing out a …

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Arsenal looking at former Valencia striker

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Arsenal have put in a shock bid for former Valencia and Birmingham City striker, Nikola Zigic. The 6’7” striker is currently a free agent after his Birmingham City contract expired at the end of last season, and despite suggestions that he might retire, Arsenal have moved in. Zigic’s agent told the Metro, ‘Wenger called me on Tuesday and stressed his desire …

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Arsenal ready to launch £50m bid for Uruguayan

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According to the Express, Arsenal are ready to launch a huge £50m bid for Uruguayan striker Edison Cavani to lure him to the Emirates in the absence of Olivier Giroud. Giroud suffered a suspected broken foot in the closing seconds of Arsenal’s 2-2 draw at Everton last weekend. Arsene Wenger has seen his striking options are depleted and is ready …

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