Arsenal & Liverpool – Iker Casillas a January target?

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Arsenal and Liverpool fans will be excited to hear that they are linked to Real Madrid’s legendary goalkeeper Iker Casillas in January. The Daily Express reporting the Spaniard is ready to leave Los Blancos for a Premier League switch. Iker Casillas joined Real Madrid way back in 1990 and progressed through their youth academy via the C and Castilla sides. In …

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Barcelona’s Thomas Vermaelen out for five months

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Barcelona defender, Thomas Vermaelen is set to miss the next five months of the season with a thigh injury that requires surgery. The Belgian defender joined from Arsenal in the summer for £15m. However, the former Arsenal man is yet to make is debut for the Spanish club as Vermaelen’s injury woes continue. A player who leads by example on …

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Arsenal – Jack Wilshere ruled out for 3 months

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Arsenal fans will be disappointed to hear the news today that midfielder Jack Wilshere has been ruled out for at least 3 months following surgery on his injured ankle. Arsenal‘s website carried a statement that confirmed the surgery had been successful. Jack Wilshere is 22-years-old but has been plagued with injuries over the past few seasons. Arsenal fans believed they …

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Manchester United – Dybala a major target for Red Devils

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Manchester United have been told they must sign ‘the next Aguero’, Paulo Dybala, by former club hero Phil Neville. The 21-year-old Argentine currently plays for Palermo in Serie A and is rapidly rising to fame. The Daily Express carry the quote from Phil Neville who said: “Watched a player last night who’s going to be a star Palermo’s Argentine Dybala remember …

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Arsenal – Jack Wilshere goes back to specialist about injury

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Jack Wilshere – some love him whilst others think he is one of the most overrated players in the country. One thing for certain is that you can’t talk about Jack Wilshere without taking about his rotten injury record. His injury woe looks set to continue as BBC Sport report that the Arsenal midfielder is set to see another specialist …

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Arsenal – Swiss defender sought in January

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Arsenal slipped to 8th place in the Premier League on Saturday as they were beaten at home by Manchester United. After 12 matches the Gunners have only 17 points and a big issue has been the defence which when not suffering from injury has fallen below par. The Daily Star have linked Swiss centre-back Fabian Schär to Arsenal in January. Schär …

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Arsenal and Manchester United after Hull City prodigy

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Arsenal and Manchester are both said to be tracking the progress of Scottish defender, Andrew Robertson. The full back made just 8 starts at Dundee United before his potential was realised by Premier League outfit, Hull City. Robertson cost a pittance at just under £3m but his current value will have rocketed after some outstanding performances for club and country. …

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Arsenal – Welbeck right to leave Manchester United says Rooney

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Manchester United clash with Arsenal in a fixture that always is full of tension come Saturday evening. Wayne Rooney though has had his say on former teammate Danny Welbeck who he thinks was correct to leave Old Trafford in the summer. BBC Sport carry the quotes from the England captain who said: “For Danny, and his own career, it was probably the …

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Chelsea – Cech to join AC Milan over Arsenal?

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Speculation about the future of Chelsea’s iconic goalkeeper Petr Cech has been rife ever since José Mourinho chose Thibaut Courtois as his number 1 between the sticks for this campaign. It is understood Cech wishes to move on and whilst Arsenal seemed a favourite, along with Real Madrid, the Daily Star believe AC Milan will swoop. Petr Cech, 32-years-old, joined …

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Arsenal & Liverpool to do battle over Maxi Pereira

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Liverpool right-back Glen Johnson is widely expected to leave Anfield as his contract comes to an end next summer meaning the Reds need a replacement. They were courting Maxi Pereira but according to the Daily Express Arsenal are set to battle them for his signature. Maxi Pereira will be well known to followers of Portuguese football after spending a loan …

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Arsenal injury boosts ahead of United clash

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Arsenal have been on the receiving end of some good news ahead of their clash with Manchester United on Saturday. Gunners duo, Olivier Giroud and Mikel Arteta have both been declared fit to be involved for the evening clash at the Emirates. Giroud was supposed to be out of action until the new year after suffering a broke leg against …

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Madrid to keep hold of key midfielder

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Sami Khedira was a player who was followed like a hawk during the summer transfer window and with January looming, media speculation is once again rising. The German midfielder has been touted with moves to Arsenal, Manchetser United and Chelsea. However, Real Madrid boss, Carlo Ancelotti has since revealed his desire to keep hold of the 27-year-old. Speaking to Sky Sports, …

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Arsenal – Barca offer competition for Lars Bender

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Arsene Wenger’s defensive midfield target Lars Bender is set to be offered the opportunity to join Barcelona, weakening Arsenal’s chances of signing him. The Daily Express think the Gunners were set to bid £19m for the German. Lars Bender is 25-years-old and began his professional career at 1860 Munich where he graduated their youth academy and played for their B side. …

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Arsenal Update – Arsenal agree fee for Chelsea hero

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The red hot news of Thursday morning is that Arsenal have reportedly agreed a fee with Chelsea hero, Petr Cech according to the Daily Star. Chelsea have agreed a deal in principle with their Premier League rivals for the 32-year-old. Cech has had to make way for young prodigy, Thibaut Courtois who has taken over the number one jersey from …

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Manchester United – Di Maria hopes to be fit for Arsenal clash

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Manchester United have been hit heavily with a number of injuries so far in the 2014/15 campaign. It has certainly effect their results and now the club sit in 7th in the Premier League with 16 points from their opening 11 fixtures. With Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium the prospect on Saturday evening, Louis Van Gaal will be hoping Angel …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor won’t leave Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur’s start to the Premier League campaign has been, to put it simply, woeful. Spurs lie 12th in the table after their opening 11 fixtures, picking up a measly 14 points. Part of that failure so far has been down to the strikers who represent Tottenham, Emmanuel Adebayor taking a lot of the criticism. Former Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino …

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Arsenal & Manchester United linked to Italian Cerci

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Atletico Madrid have made a massive decision on the future of their Italian winger Alessio Cerci as they have placed him on the transfer list. The Daily Express now believe Arsenal and Manchester United will race for the signature of the 27-year-old. Alessio Cerci began his career with AS Roma and would play 13 times for the Italians in between loan …

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Arsenal Update – Arsenal eyeing up Newcastle boy wonder

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Arsenal are reportedly keen on brining in England U20 international and Newcastle United boy wonder, Rolando Aarons. Aarons burst onto the scene at Newcastle this season and hasn’t looked back. His goal and assist for the Toon Army against Crystal Palace capped off a bright start to Aarons career at St James Park and is now beginning to turn heads …

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Remember that Arsenal penalty that went all wrong?

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Remember back in 2005 when Arsenal faced Manchester City in the Premier League and the Gunners attempted that cheeky penalty stunt featuring Pires and Henry? Well, it has been mastered, in South Korea. South Korean K-League champions Jeonbuk Motors secured a 1-0 win over Pohang Steelers after converting the choreographed penalty.  Leonardo stepped up for the penalty but instead of …

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Arsenal update – Competition for midfield target intensifies

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Arsenal are set to be busy in the January transfer window if the rumours are to be believed. Arsene Wenger’s midfield needs bolstering and the Daily Express understand their hunt for Grzegorz Krychowiak is now under treat from new Inter Milan boss Roberto Mancini. Arsenal look like they may have missed out on Real Madrid’s Sami Khedira after their summer move …

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