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Mustafi set for Roma Loan

Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi is set to leave for Roma on loan before the Italian transfer window closes this weekend, with the Serie A side given the option to buy him permanently for £23 million. Mustafi is out of favour at the Emirates, both with Unai Emery and his coaching staff, but also with the fans, who blame him for ...

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Arsenal summer signing to miss start of season

Arsenal summer signing William Saliba is set to miss the start of the season after undergoing surgery for an adductor muscle injury. The 18 year old French defender signed for the Gunners from Ligue 1 side Saint-Etienne in the summer for £27 million, but, one of the conditions of the deal is that the player would be loaned back to ...

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Arsenal to receive further transfer boost

Although the transfer window has now closed for English Premier League clubs, Arsenal are set to receive a late boost to their kitty if Jeff Reine Adelaide finalises his £25 million (€30 million) move from Angers to Lyon. The Gunners sold the French under-21 international to Anger for just £2 million a year ago, but inserted a 10% sell-on clause ...

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Arsenal pair caught up in Gang War

Arsenal players Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac missed the match against Newcastle because of “security concerns”. And now comes news that the Gunners may have to make do without the duo for longer after the pair became the unwilling participants in a London gang war. The problem started with an attempted car-jacking on July 24th which saw Kolasinac fight off ...

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The economics of Arsenal’s transfer window explained

Arsenal fans feared the worst at the start of the summer, when reports emerged from the club that Unai Emery had a budget of only £45 million to spend on new players. Yet the deadline day arrivals of Kiernan Tierney from Celtic and David Luiz from Chelsea took the total value of players arriving at the Emirates to £141 million. ...

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Arsenal expect more departures

Whilst the transfer window has shut for Premier League and Championship clubs in England, it remains open for most European Leagues until the start of September. This means that teams playing in those leagues can still sign English players until their own deadline expires. And one club anticipating plenty of movement out of the door are Arsenal. Already 20 players ...

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Arsenal strike duo in new contract talks

Arsenal’s strike duo of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexander Lacazette are in talks about new contracts with the club. 30-year old Aubameyang, who arrived from Borussia Dortmund in January last year, still has two years left on his current deal. Lacazette, two years his junior, has even longer left, currently contracted until 2022, having signed a five year deal when he ...

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Chelsea fans unhappy with David Luiz transfer

The sudden and dramatic switch of defender David Luiz from Chelsea to Arsenal has not gone down well with some sections of his former club’s fan base. Luiz made the move after he became concerned about his lack of first-team prospects under Frank Lampard at Stamford Bridge for the coming season. However, it is fair to say that his move ...

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David Luiz completes Arsenal move

David Luiz completed his shock move to Arsenal on deadline day. The Gunners had been linked with a whole host of defensive reinforcements this summer, but Luiz was not amongst them, and news of a potential move for him came as a surprise to most Arsenal supporters when reports first began to emerge from both clubs on Wednesday evening. However, ...

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Leeds seal loan move for Nketiah

Leeds United have beaten off competition from Bristol City and clubs from abroad to sign forward Eddie Nketiah from Arsenal on loan. The highly rated England under-21 international impressed during Arsenal’s pre-season tour of America, and Unai Emery had been reluctant to let him leave, preferring that he stayed to provide support to the main strikers at the club. However, ...

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