Arsenal won't be signing Dinamo Zagreb defender Sime Vrsaljko in the January transfer window
after his manager confirmed that the 19-year-old won't be leaving the club.
The highly-rated defender has caught the attention of Manchester United in the past butÂ reports
in Croatia suggested that Arsene WengerÂ could be set to make an offer for the Croat before the end
of the month.
After reaching the Carling Cup final on Tuesday, Arsenal will look to continue their domestic
cup run on Sunday at home to Huddersfield Town.
Many will know very little about our opponents who currently sit third in League One, only six
points from the top.Â They are currently unbeaten in five league gamesÂ although they recently
suffered a 4-0 defeat in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy and only had to overcome non-league minnowsÂ
Dover in the last round of the FA Cup.
Arsenal look likely to win the signature of Southampton teenage prodigy Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain,
after his father confirmed that the North Londoners are "the ideal choice" for the 17-year-olds
The youngster has earned rave reviews for his performances for Saints this season and Gunners
boss Arsene Wenger looks likely to beat off the competition and secure a deal in January, with
Liverpool, Tottenham and Chelsea amongst those who have been credited with an interest.
Arsenal have progressed into the FA Cup fourth round after a convincingÂ Â 3-1 win over Leeds
United at Elland Road. Goals from Samir Nasri, Bacary Sagna and Robin van Persie secured the
victory for Arsene Wenger's side.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey is wanted by Premier League newcomers Blackpool who want the
Welshman on loan for the rest of the season, it has been revealed.
Ramsey, 20, has only recently returned from a loan spell at Nottingham Forest where he was sent
by ArsÃ¨ne Wenger to complete his recovery from the broken leg he suffered against Stoke City in
February of last year.
Ipswich v Arsenal. Carling Cup semi final first leg. Arsenal have once again given themselves an
opportunity to wipe away the now accentuated saying of 'five years without a trophy.' From the
first day of the Carling Cup Arsenal's attitude to the competition has been to win and to win in
Lille's attacking midfield star Eden Hazard has reiterated hisÂ "dream" of signing for Arsenal,
with Arsene WengerÂ lookingÂ toÂ make those dreams come true in the summer.Â
The Arsenal manager's mainÂ priority for the January transfer window is to bring in a defender
if Thomas Vermaelen continues to struggle for fitness, but he plans to give serious consideration
to a move for Hazard in the summer.