North London giants Arsenal failed in the bid to boost their squad with the signing of Douglas Luiz from Aston Villa. Brazil international Luiz was the subject of several bids from Arsenal on transfer deadline day, but they were unable to lure him from Villa. The transfer window this summer ended on Thursday for Premier League teams.
Arsenal are set for a busy transfer window and attacking reinforcements will be high on the list of priorities. Having lost Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the summer, a new star striker is required at the Emirates and a number of names have been linked with the vacancy. PSV Eindhoven’s Cody Gakpo and 19-year-old Reims frontman Hugo Ekitike have both been scouted ahead of potential summer moves and with Alexandre Lacazette likely to depart, Mikel Arteta may even be tempted to splash out on both.
Towards the end of the 2021-22 campaign, the Spaniard spoke about the need to strengthen the depth of his side. With the rigours of European football set to return next season, ensuring the Gunners can challenge on all fronts is the priority. Continue reading
English Premier League club Arsenal are still working tediously to identify the players they want to sign this summer and their main objective is to bring in a proven striker when the summer transfer window opens in a few months.
Planet Sport claim that Dom Calvert-Lewin is not the only Everton player Arsenal want to sign this summer – the other being Richarlison. The report claims that Edu is a “huge fan” of the ex-Watford attacker. Richarlison, 24, has endured a difficult season – in parallel with Everton as a whole. The Brazil international has scored just four goals in the Premier League this season, as Everton struggle to avoid a relegation dog fight. Continue reading
Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah showed that he’s the king of Carabao Cup once again after he scored a hattrick to lead his team to the Carabao Cup last four via the 5-1 home win over League One giants Sunderland. He scored the first of his three goals from close range in the 17th minute before Ivorian winger Nicholas Pepe doubled the lead for the Gunners ten minutes later.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta looks like he will be doing a lot of rotations in his squad this season after his latest decision to leave out goalkeeper Bernd Leno out of their starting XI against Norwich City. The Gunners faced the Canaries at the weekend in their fourth English Premier League fixture of the season and eventually secured a hard-fought 1-0 victory in the process.
Arteta was under huge pressure to seal a win at the fourth time of asking after already losing three consecutive games against Brentford, Chelsea, and then Manchester City. There were reoeots that Arteta needed to win the Norwich game or he would be sacked and thankfully the result went their way. Continue reading
Arsenal have made their second signing of the summer after completing the deal for highly rated Belgian midfielder Albert SambiLokonga from Anderlecht. The exciting midfielder has penned a long-term deal with the Gunners.
When Real Madrid midfielder Martin Odegaard left the Spanish La Liga giants to sign for English Premier League club Arsenal, not a lot of people would have expected him to have a decent loan spell at the London club. However, having joined them on a season-long loan deal last summer, he was able to convince Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta that he has what it takes to be an Arsenal player in the long run. He also showed glimpses of sheer talent and determination to play for the Gunners – two key ingredients that Arteta has always wanted from his players.
In the light of the current trending tooig in the world of football; the European Super League and all of its concerned and related topics, the focus has been shifted away from some other areas of the sport, including transfers. Premier League club Arsenal, who are set to be one of the 12 founding clubs of the Super League, have had their attention drawn away from the fact that they need to start handling their transfer activities on time before the rush starts.
Arsenal are edging closer and closer to the signing of young midfielder Martin Odegaard from Real Madrid and fans are already gushing over the possibility of watching the talented midfield star don the Arsenal shirt for at least the rest of the season. While most of the fans are carried away by the fact that the Gunners are making an addition to the team, the rest of the supporters have considered the words uttered by BT Sport pundit Rio Ferdinand about what may go wrong.
Arsenal have confirmed that star Brazilian defender David Luiz will be missing the club’s Europa League clash against Rapid Vienna on Thursday due to injury.