Just Arsenal Archives for January 2011

Bendtner certain to leave, and Nasri slams Arsenal again

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Nicklas Bendtner was confident that he would find a new club at the end of last season, and he has been variously linked with Stoke, Sunderland, Newcastle and a few German clubs but without seeming to be close to actually signing for anyone. But his father (and agent) said today that he was happy that [.

Joe Cole To Help Arsenal In Transfer Merry-Go-Round

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Liverpool outcast Joe Cole may be able to inadvertently help Arsenal secure a much needed new midfielder by sparking a transfer merry-go-round. Arsenal are keen to add a creative player to their squad after the departure of Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri. Joe Cole has seen his career stall after falling out of favour at [.

Mertesacker and Santos Close To Joining Arsenal

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After Arsenal's shock 8-2 defeat to Manchester United this weekend the rumours around who will join the club have been going into overdrive. While several players are thought to be of interest to Arsenal the two most likely targets seem to be two defenders. TalkSport Radio is reporting that Pert Mertesacker will undergo a medical [.

Chu Young Park Officially Confirmed By Arsenal

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Arsenal have officially confirmed that Monaco striker Chu Young Park will join them today. The 26-year-old South Korean was rumoured to be heading to Lille but Arsenal stepped in at the last moment and secured the striker's signature. Arsenal confirmed the signing on the official website Arsenal.com and Gunners fans will hope that it's the [.

Latest Arsenal Transfer News – Zarate & Mertesacker

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We said earlier on today that things were hotting up in the transfer market and that is certainly the case. Mauro Zarate had been linked with a possible move to the Emirates, but he will now remain at Lazio after they refused the player permission to leave on loan. Zarate's agent Giuseppe Bozzo has said, [.

Arsenal Rumours Aug 30 – Malouda, Kaka & Mario Gotze

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Things are starting to hot up at the Emirates with less than 48 hours remaining before the transfer window comes to a close. Last night news broke about Andre Santos and today there is plenty more news to report. Two Chelsea players, Alex and Yossi Benayoun, have been linked with Arsenal in the last couple [.

McLintock – Wenger MUST sort out the defence or he could be sacked

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The Arsenal legend Frank McLintock believes that Arsene Wenger has been given enough years to address the Gunners' deficiency in defence, and this could be his last chance to plug the gaps or the Frenchman could be sacked for his obstinacy. McLintock, who won the Double with Arsenal in 1971, said: "If he doesn't start [.

Arsenal Sign a Player At Last!

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The news that Gunners fans everywhere have been waiting weeks for has finally happened. Arsene Wenger signs a player! Brazilian Andre Santos has agreed to sign for Arsenal in a £6.2miilion deal from Turkish side Fenerbahce according to reports tonight on Sky Sports and sports website goal.com. The clubs have agreed terms, with just personal [.

Arsenal Transfer Latest – Chelsea Midfielder Latest Target

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Arsenal have been in the news for all the wrong reasons after yesterdays hammering at Old Trafford, but things could be looking up as they may be about to sign Chelsea midfielder Yossi Benayoun. Benayoun has been at Stamford Bridge for just over a year, but his playing time has been badly affected by a [.

Yet More Arsenal Rumours Aug 29 – Arteta, Bendtner, Lucho & Cahill Again!

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With less than three days to go now before the transfer window closes the rumours on who Arsenal are signing are increasing by the minute. Here are some of the latest. Mikel Arteta from Everton has been mentioned already this summer and according to some reports Arsene Wenger is prepared to pay £9million for the [.

Is Arsene Wenger’s Future In Doubt? – A Bookies View

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Whether it be in the newspapers, on fans forums or on radio phone-ins there have been some Arsenal fans suggesting, or even demanding in some cases that Arsene Wenger should be sacked as Arsenal manager. The bookmakers have been having a field day with Arsenal all summer, but they have also been having sleepless nights [.

Arsenal Rumours Aug 29 – Cahill, Dann & Alex

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I wonder if yesterdays defeat will have any bearing on whether Arsenal sign a defender in the next three days. The way things have panned out during the current transfer window then most probably not and when you read the stories in today's papers it seems even more unlikely. We all know about Gary Cahill [.

Arsenal Rumours Aug 29 – Cahill, Dann & Alex

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I wonder if yesterdays defeat will have any bearing on whether Arsenal sign a defender in the next three days. The way things have panned out during the current transfer window then most probably not and when you read the stories in today's papers it seems even more unlikely. We all know about Gary Cahill [.

Wenger – We are still looking for a midfielder and a defender

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Arsene Wenger saw his sadly depleted Gunners get a hammering from Manchester United yesterday, and admitted that he is still trying to bring in some new players to improve the squad. He said that he had a whole team of people looking for new players for Arsenal, and if he can find players of the [...

Adam Kemp – Eight massive reasons to sack Wenger!

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When Arsenal lost 2-1 to Barcelona in the Champions League final back in 2006 I was in tears. This was the first and only game that I succumbed to visual anguish; expect today was the second time ever that I cried over a defeat. The disappointment and anguish I have felt today will take a [...]

Lets guess at what Wenger’s excuses will be…

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I don't think I need to comment on the result, but we can all agree it is one of the most embarrassing moments of Arsene Wengers career. We are all used to Wenger complaining about the referee or linesman, or anyone other than blaming the players themselves. But what will his excuses be after this [.

Wenger – I’ve ignored the fans opinion before, and I was right!

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Arsene Wenger has given a little insight into how he conducts his transfer business, and he says that although the Arsenal fans are desperate for him to bring in reinforcements it doesn't mean that to do so is the right thing for the club, which he feels is more important. As an example he remembers [.

Newcastle United new favourites to sign Nicklas Bendtner

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Arsene Wenger announced the other day that Nicklas Bendtner is set to leave Arsenal in the next few days, and all reports have indicated that he has been in talks with both Stoke City and Newcastle United. But this morning it has been reported that Stoke are close to signing the Tottenham striker Peter Crouch [.

Arsenal set to sign M’Vila and increase bid for Gary Cahill

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Despite the exaggerated public argument this week between Arsene Wenger and the Bolton boss Phil Gartside over Arsenal's opening bid for Gary Cahill, it seems that Wenger still intends to return with an improved ­£12million bid for the big England defender. Owen Coyle has already announced that he would be happy to see Cahill move [.

Arsenal turn to Chelsea star to shore up defence

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After the public argument between Arsenal and Bolton over Gary Cahill this week, it is looking unlikely that the two clubs will come to an agreement over the big England defender, so it seems that Arsene Wenger has switched his attention to the Chelsea and Brazil defender Alex. It is being reported in the Metro [.

Park Chu-Young Deal Means No Chance For Hazard

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Rumours are flying that Arsenal are about to sign South-Korea captain and striker Park Chu-Young. The 26-year-old is thought to be in London for a medical and would be a surprise signing for the Gunners. Although fans will welcome the addition of a striker they may be disappointed that this almost certainly rules out a [.

Wenger Says Bolton Can Keep Cahill

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Arsene Wenger isn't doing the Arsenal cause much good with his comments that Bolton can keep Gary Cahill. Arsenal were rumoured to have put in a  £6 million offer for the defender which Bolton turned down point blank. Bolton manager Owen Coyle felt the offer was insulting and that they expected three times as much [.

Arsenal poach Monaco striker from Lille! Wenge’s surprise signing is ready for a medical!

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Arsene Wenger never fails to surprise us, and it looks like he has pulled off a coup by hijacking the move of Monaco's South Korean striker Park Chu-Young, who had agreed terms with Lille and was supposedly on his way to the north of France to complete a medical with the Ligue 1 Champions. Instead [.

Arsenal Planning Another French Raid

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Arsenal have always had their fair share of French Internationals over the years, and they also have done a lot of business with French clubs too. Well the latest rumour to roll off the press is that they are planning a £22million raid on Frenchman Yoann Gourcuff who plays for Lyon. Arsene Wenger needs a [.

Arsenal v Manchester United – Updated Team News

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There are just over 24 hours to go now until the game against Manchester United kicks-off, and with no new players to mention we thought we should bring everyone up to date on who is available and who is not. On the suspension front Gervinho and Alex Song are serving their second game of a [...]

Arsenal Rumours Aug 27th – Elia, Cisse, Cahill & Schweinsteiger

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Sorry to bore you with more transfer rumours, but with just five days remaining in the current transfer window rumours are all there is when it comes to Arsenal signing any new players, but then we are used to that are we not! Dutch International Eljero Elia is a winger who currently plays for Hamburg [.

Arsenal to reinvest Fabregas cash to bring in Eden Hazard

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It is being reported today that Arsene Wenger is intending to reinvest the whole sum received from Barcelona (for Cesc Fabrega)s to bring in a straight replacement for his influential captain. There are very few candidates that Arsenal Fans would accept in place of Fabregas, but at the top of most fans lists would be [.

Arsenal working overtime to secure “new Patrick Vieira”

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It is being reported this morning that the Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish is very keen on bringing the young Portugese midfielder Danilo Pereira to Anfield, but the youngster, who has been favourably compared to a young Patrick Vieira, is more likely to end up at the Emirates next week. According to the Metro, Arsene Wenger [.

Wenger – We may make NO signings!

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Arsene Wenger has finally uttered the words that no Arsenal fan wanted to hear, that the Gunners may make no signings at all but he is not worried as he has enough youngsters ready to step up to the first team. It would certainly be no surprise to Arsenal fans who have seen Wenger consistently [...]

Coyle Insulted By Arsenal Bid For Cahill

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Arsene Wenger is desperate to add a defender to the squad, especially in the wake of all the injuries suffered in the past weeks. With that in mind Arsenal have put in a bid for Bolton's Gary Cahill. However TalkSport Radio is reporting that Owen Coyle feels insulted by the bid. He said: "There was [.

Wenger has promised a defender and a midfielder – and now a striker!

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Arsene Wenger has been speaking out about the transfer window again and has admitted he is looking for someone in a striking position, just hours after it was confirmed that he had put a bid in for a defender! He promised the Arsenal fans that he would be bringing in a big experienced defender at [..

More Injury News For Arsenal And Ferguson Is Relishing It

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Wenger has more injury headaches to deal with before the big game against Manchester United this Sunday. Wenger already has to deal with the suspensions of Alex Song, Frimpong and Gervinho. While Abou Diaby and Wilshere will miss the game due to injuries. It is now being reported by the Guardian that Thomas Vermaelen is [.

Arsenal Transfer Latest – What Do The Bookies Think

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Speculation and rumours are all very well, but Arsenal fans just want some signings to be made now, especially as the transfer window comes to a close next week. The bookies are always quick to react to news stories, and can be a good source of information when it comes to transfers. Here are some [.

Arsenal Get Reasonable Draw In Champions League

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The draw has been made for the Champions League and Arsenal have got a reasonable draw I'm sure you will agree, but I expect many of you are just glad that we are in the group stages of this years competition. Marseille, Olympiakos and Borussia Dortmund was he final outcome and on paper you would [..

Arsenal Rumours Aug 26th – Cisse, Akanbi, Rosicky & Traore

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There is now less than a week to go before the transfer window closes and there is still no news on any new permanent signings for the Arsenal. We have plenty more rumours to report though and the first of those surrounds striker Papiss Demba Cisse. Cisse plays for Frieburg in the Bundesliga and he [.

Arsenal make opening bid for Gary Cahill

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It is being reported this morning that Arsene Wenger has given up hope of signing Phil Jagielka from Everton and has finally decided to pitch in with an opening bid for Bolton's Gary Cahill. The Mirror reckons that Wenger has valued Cahill at just £6million as the big defender only has one year left on [.

Ex-Arsenal Players Say Break Wage Structure And Buy Experience

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After Arsenal's successful qualification for the group stages of the Champions League several ex-Gunners are weighing in with their opinions on Arsenal's future. The consensus is generally that Arsenal need to shell out and bring in some experience to go with the young talent they already have. Bob Wilson told Talk Sport Radio that they [.

More Arsenal rumours – M’Baye Niang, Mauro Zarate and Kevin Anin

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There is no doubt as the transfer window nears closure there are some very strange Arsenal transfer rumours being bandied about right now. Just as the Arsenal Fans are clamouring for Wenger to buy some top experienced centre-backs, Sky Sports reveals that Arsene Wenger is chasing a 16 year-old striker/midfielder!

Arsenal Make £22m Bid for M’Villa

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Arsenal seem to finally be making some real efforts to sign a top player the day after they qualified for the Champions League group stages. It's being reported that they have put in a bid for Rennes' Yann M'Villa. According to the Guardian Arsenal had a previous bid of £15 million rejected for the holding [.

Arsenal Rumours Aug 25th – Hazard, Zarate & Albiol

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A great night last night in Italy for everyone connected with this great football club. A performance that should inspire everybody and it could, no should have gone some way to ensuring that new players will be arriving over the next few days. Eden Hazard is again in the news today, but this time the [.

Vieira Was Driving Force That Persuaded Nasri To Join City

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Samir Nasri has revealed that Patrick Vieira was the main reason he chose to move to Manchester City. Not the fact he has just doubled his wages overnight of course. Money had nothing to do with it did it Samir. Nasri has been speaking to MCFC TV and he said, "Patrick Vieira made a big [...]

Real Madrid Refuse Loan Deal For Brazilian Star

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A signing of intent is what Arsenal fans have been crying out for, a statement of the clubs future if you like, but is a loan move for Real Madrid star Kaka the way to go. Real Madrid have dismissed Arsenal's advances to take the Brazilian on a season long long deal. Jose Mourinho is [...]

Nasri signs for City and his replacement Mata signs for Chelsea – WTF!

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So can things get any worse? I spend a week in a hospital that doesn't have internet (not that I could have used my fingers with all those tubes sticking out of me) and as soon as i get home I find that Samir Nasri has earned Arsenal another £24m, while his supposed replacement, Juan [...]

Will – Arsenal need to sign…….. David Dein!

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Hey Guys, big fan of the site. Big Arsenal fan, have had season ticket for past seven years. Just thought that I'd put forward an argument for Arsene Wenger and why David Dein could be the answer to our problems. If it's good enough can you let me know if you'll consider posting it on [...]

Toby – How the board hampers Wenger’s transfer dealings (And Arsenal’s denial)

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Way back in march i posted an article on here defending Wenger and questioning what was really going on behind closed doors, i wrote this article after having stumbled across and interesting bit of reading which made it clear all was not what it seemed at the Emirates and that Wenger was working under tight [.

Sochaux Midfielder On Arsenal’s Radar

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There is a list as long as your arm when it comes to players that Arsenal have been linked with this summer, and when it comes to midfielders it is probably even longer. Marvin Martin of French side Sochaux is a player that has been mentioned, but others like Juan Mata and Eden Hazard were [...]

Injury Woe For Wilshere

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Just when you think things couldn't get any worse for Arsene Wenger he now has to do without midfielder Jack Wilshere for a further three weeks. Wilshere, 19, was injured during pre-season and played just seven minutes of the game against New York Red Bulls before being withdrawn. Speaking at a news conference yesterday Wenger [.

Udinese v Arsenal – Betting Preview

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Hands up those of you who would take a 2-1 defeat right now ahead of the game against Udinese. As much as we all want Arsenal to win, and win well in every game they play, a 2-1 defeat would be enough to make it through to the group stages and bring the club another [...]

More Bad News For Arsenal – Eden Hazard Is Not For Sale

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Lille midfielder Eden Hazard has been a name on the wanted list of many over the summer months, and there have been numerous reports over the last few days suggesting that Arsenal were about to offer £26million for the Belgian international. Well I don't want to be the bearer of bad news, but the Lille [.

Arsenal Can’t Even Offload French Defender Now

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We all know about Arsenal's problems in recruiting new players, but it now appears they are even having trouble in getting rid of players they don't want with a certain French defender up for grabs, but there are no takers. Sebastian Squillaci joined Arsenal last year from Spanish club Sevilla and broke into the first [.

Nasri Set To Play In Italy?

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It may come as good news to some of you, but on the other hand it may not as it depends on your point of view. Samir Nasri looks set to travel to Italy with the rest of the Arsenal squad for the make or break game with Udinese. Nasri trained with the rest of [...]

Transfer Latest – Bendtner For Mertesacker?

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Arsenal are frantically trying to sign new players before the transfer window closes next week, and as usual today's newspapers are full of rumours on who is coming to the Emirates. One of the latest is surrounding the German International defender Per Mertesacker of Werder Bremen in exchange for want away striker Nicklas Bendtner.

Fabio Capello Is The Latest To Back Wenger

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Arsene Wenger has been getting plenty of stick of late, some rightly so and some not so in my opinion, but he continues to receive the backing of his fellow professionals, and the latest to come out and support him his the England manager Fabio Capello. Speaking on Sky Sports the Italian said, "I hope [.

Wenger Given Two Match Touchline Ban

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Arsene Wenger was absent from the bench last week when his side defeated Udinese 1-0 in the first leg of their Champions League qualifier, and he has now been handed a further two game ban after being found guilty of breaching UEFA rules. The ban takes effect immediately and it comes as a big blow [.

Adam Kemp – Opportunity, Hypocrisy and naivety have succumbed Arsene to the guillotine.

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Arsene Wenger has insisted he will not walk away from Arsenal despite mounting criticism after another pathetic performance at home to Liverpool. The players were booed off once again at the sound of the final whistle. If Wenger doesn't change his transfer policy soon and do what is right for our great club then his [.

Everton Midfielder Is Latest Target

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You would have thought that filling the gap left by Cesc Fabregas would be easy, after all there are numerous players that are for sale right now, and even some that would welcome a move to Arsenal. We all have our own opinions on who, and who should not be coming to the Emirates, but [...]

Wenger – “There Is No Chance I Would Walk Away”

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Arsene Wenger was a man under pressure even before yesterdays game, but after a disappointing performance in which his side lost at home to Liverpool for the first time in 11 years some fans, and it is a very small minority it has to be said, have been calling for Wenger to go. Despite yesterdays [..

George Graham Encourages Wenger To Splash The Cash

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George Graham knows a thing or two about winning trophies, and during his time as Arsenal manager he won the League Title twice, one FA Cup, two League Cups and he also has a UEFA Cup victory on his CV. So surely there is no better person to comment on the current situation at Arsenal. [...]

Arsenal 0 Liverpool 2

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You wouldn't think that the news could get any worse for Arsenal, but it has. They have just suffered a 2-0 home defeat against Liverpool, which was the Merseysiders first ever win at The Emirates and a first defeat at home against them since February 2000. Arsenal have suffered their first first home defeat of [.

Hazard To Arsenal?

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Yes Eden hazard comes to Arsenal. Sounds great doesn't it, but before you get carried away it all hinges on whether Arsenal qualify for the Champions League group stages. According to some reports the deal has been agreed in principal, but Arsenal must first dispose of Udinese in the second leg of their Champions League [.

Valencia Starlet On His Way To London?

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Juan Mata has been a target for Arsenal and Arsene Wenger all summer, but according to reports in today's newspapers the midfielder is all set for a move to Chelsea. The 23-year-old midfielder was also a target for Spurs, but the player himself was not keen on such a move which appeared to leave the [.

Bendtner to PSG and Eden Hazard to Arsenal?

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There are a few interesting Arsenal transfer rumours about this morning, and these two regarding Nicklas Bendtner and Eden Hazard would be most welcome to Arsenal fans if they are true. Firs of all the Mail reports that the newly-rich Paris St. Germain have decided to make a move for Bendtner and are actually willing [.

Gibbs and Djourou added to injury list ahead of Liverpool game

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The Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish has invested heavily in his team this year and is expected by the new owners at Anfield to be challenging for a Champions League place this season, and this weekends game against Arsenal will be a big test of their credentials. But Arsenal are looking decidedly shaky going into the [.

Nasri : I´m leaving Arsenal with bitterness and anger!

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The French midfielder Samir Nasri has confirmed that he is leaving Arsenal very soon to join Manchester City, but he is not very happy with the way that he was treated by the Gunners fans at this weekends match against Newcastle. When asked on Facebook about the propsed move to the Eastlands, Nasri said on [.

Gervinho AND Song given three-match bans for Newcastle riot.

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Arsenal's crucial games against Liverpool and Man Utd in the next fortnight just got a little bit harder as it has been revealed that the FA have given a retrospective three-match ban to Alexander Song after his stamp on Joey Barton's legs went unnoticed by the referee. Gervinho was also given a three-game ban for [.

Has Walcott blown his England chances…again!

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Theo Walcott has picked a bad time to bring out his book which criticizes the England manager Fabio Capello. In it he describes how the atmosphere before last years World Cup was tense and strained, and how Capello ruined his confidence before even a ball had been kicked in anger. "There was something very stiff [.

Wenger – We still want to bring in one or two more players

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Arsene Wenger admits that Arsenal still need to bring in one or two more players to keep the numbers up, but he will only bring in players that he believes will add "quality" to the squad. "We are not frightened to spend money but we have to be convinced the player is better than what [...]

Wenger – Nicklas Bendtner could stay at Arsenal

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Although Nicklas Bendtner was insistent that he would be leaving Arsenal this summer, it seems that he hasn't found the right club willing to pay Arsenal's asking price, and he may have to stay at the Emirates for another season at least. Wenger has admitted a few times that Bendtner has been in talks with [.

Eboue on his way, Nasri feels “disrespected” but Wenger still wants him to stay

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It has been confirmed by the the Turkish giants Galatasary that they are in talks to sign Emmanuel Eboue from Arsenal. The popular reserve was not given a squad number by Arsene Wenger this season, so it was only a matter of time I guess. Eboue may be missed (for a few weeks!) but what [...]

If Carlsberg Ran Arsenal……. LOL!

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The news has just come in today that Arsenal Football Club has signed a deal with the Danish Brewers Carlsberg to be their Official Beer Partner for the next three years, whatever that means! I think it basically means that Carlsberg can directly target Arsenal fans all over the world (but especially in the Far [.

Barcelona boss – We paid £25m for Fabregas not £35m!

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All the reports (including the BBC) were told that Arsenal had agreed a £35m fee for Cesc Fabregas plus another £5m in add-ons, but the Barcelona president Sandro Rosell has pooh-poohed that figure and insists that they will pay less than 30m euros, which they stated before the negotiations begam. Rosell said last night: "We [.

Owen Coyle – Gary Cahill should be first on Arsenal’s shopping list

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The Bolton boss Owen Coyle is loathe to let Gary Cahill leave the Reebok, but he understands that the 25 year-old is ambitious and wants to play in the Champions League and at the highest level. The Arsenal chief scout Steve Rowley was at QPR on Saturday to wact Cahill in imperious form, even scoring [.

Fabregas to undergo TWO medicals this morning before signing Barca contract

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Arsenal and Barcelona have finally agreed terms for the Gunners captain Cesc Fabregas and the Spaniard is set to be presented to the press as a Barcelona player at 1 p.m. this afternoon (BST). The BBC reports that Arsenal have accepted just £30m for Fabregas with an extra £5m depending on the trophies won by [.

Andre Villas-Boas admits he may buy Samir Nasri

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The Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas has admitted that he may prefer to buy Samir Nasri from Arsenal rather than the Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric. It has become common knowledge that Arsenal are preparing to sell the Frenchman and Man City are expecting to sign Nasri at £22m although Wenger doesn't really want to sell him.

A funny (but true!) look at Arsenal’s transfer policy….

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This is a Guest Post from Alan Machnik who is a comedian and an Arsenal supporter. This is his first post on his new website called ArsenalBanter.com. It's fact that Arsenal fans definitely need a sense of humour...... Through The Transfer Window by Alan Machnik It's that time of year when the Transfer Window arrives [.

Shakhtar boss confirms that Arsenal want Jadson!

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The rumours last week were saying that Arsenal were lining up the Brazilian Jadson from Shakhtar Donetsk as a marquee signing to announce when Fabregas transfer to Barcelona is confirmed, but Wenger was directly asked about it on Friday he said: "nowhere near on Jadson" and said the club were "not talking to Shakhtar about [.

Wenger – It was a solid performance

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Arsenal can away from Newcastle with a point and a red card on the opening day of the season in a game full of controversy. On his League debut for the Gunners, Gervinho will not gain many admirers for the way he goes to ground, but he'll certainly have top marks for slapping Joey Barton! [...]

Barton admits he went down easy

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The Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton managed to get the Arsenal new-boy Gervinho sent off after going to ground like he'd been hit by a train, but thinks that the Frenchman should have got sent off for diving anyway. He said on his Twitter page last night: "I went down easy, no doubt. Still, you can't [.

Wenger – Ryo Miyaichi can have a big impact this season

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The Japanese genius Ryo Miyaichi may only have a handful of senior competitive games under his belt in Europe, but Arsene Wenger believes that he can have a "big impact" on Arsenal's push for the Premiership title this season. The Gunners have secured a UK work permit for the 18 year-old, but Wenger reveals that [.

Wenger looks to France as Arsenal spending spree continues

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The Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger promised the fans a "busy summer" and it looked like being anything of the sort until now. But Wenger has now brought in Gervinho, Carl Jenkinson, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Joel Campbell, and with the myriad departures (no names mentioned!) it certainly HAS been a busy summer.

Adam Kemp: Wenger’s summer of failure means more misery for Arsenal fans

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Adam Kemp – Pathetic management from the most delusional has been in football. Many of you readers may have been wondering where I have been hiding this past month. I did say I would give Mr Wenger the opportunity to prove me wrong and strengthen the squad as promised. I told you in June that [...]

Wenger – Thomas Vermaelen is Arsenal’s new centre-back!

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Arsene Wenger may have promised the Arsenal fans a new defender this summer (after Carl Jenkinson's arrival I might add), but it seems that the return of Thomas Vermaelen (and maybe the departure of Gael Clichy!) is enough for Wenger to believe that the defence has been improved enough. Wenger hasn't seemed such a happy [.

Wenger losing control at Arsenal as Kroenke over-rules Nasri decision

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Arsene Wenger was given complete control when the old Arsenal Board was in command at the Emirates, and they were quite happy to let him run the team his way while the share price was growing exponentially,but now there is a new man in control who has the main aim of making more money. There [...]

Jadson to be unveiled at same time as Fabregas departs

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It seems that everyone and his dog now knows that Cesc Fabregas will be playing for Barcelona next season (except Arsenal.com of course!) and it appears that Arsene Wenger has been dragging his feet so that he has got his marquee signing ready to be unveiled at the same time. Whether that will lessen the [.

Wenger’s injury update – Wilshere is our only bad surprise

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With all the never-ending Arsenal transfer rumours about Fabregas and Nasri it has been a bit easy to forget that Arsenal have a very important game coming up this weekend, and amazingly Arsene Wenger has found time to give as an injury update ahead of the match. He is of the opinion that the squad [.

Hughton denies any Arsenal offer for Scott Dann

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This transfer window seems to be getting crazier and crazier as the closing date approaches with claims and counter claims coming thick and fast. The latest bit of Arsenal transfer news reported all over the media yesterday was that the Gunners had "opened negotiations" with Birmingham for their big defender Scott Dann, but today there [.

Wenger – Nasri and Cesc are NOT leaving Arsenal (but neither will play at Newcastle)

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Arsene Wenger previously said that he wants all the problems associated with Samir Nasri and Cesc Fabregas to be finished "before the season starts" but with the Gunners preparing to face Newcastle that time is approaching rapidly. Last night in his pre-match conference he was (as always) asked about the negotiations for the star duo [.

Wenger says no new defenders needed at Arsenal

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There will be many Arsenal fans a little surprised at Arsene Wenger's statement that he won't be buying any more central defenders, as the four we have are enough for the team. Wenger has been linked with the Werder Bremen centre-back Per Mertesacker, and was asked if there was any truth in the rumours by [.

Hugo Rodallega and Bryan Ruiz added to Wengers wish-list

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Arsene Wenger has promised the fans a big announcement tomorrow morning at his first pre-match conference of the new season, and it is certainly going to include the sale of Cesc Fabregas to Barcelona. There are whispers that he may be giving his decision on Samir Nasri as well, and hopefully a couple of new [.

Wenger to use Nasri cash to snare Eden Hazard

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The Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri has refused a new contract with the Gunners and has made it clear that he wants to move to Man City this summer, despite Arsene Wenger saying that he would rather forgo a sale and let Nasri run down the last year of his contract. But now that the Fabregas [...]

Arsenal still hot favourites to sign Juan Mata and Scott Dann, amongst others…

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There are hundreds of Arsenal transfer rumours around in the media, but I prefer to keep an eye on the bookies to see who is being backed to join Arsenal in this transfer window than relying on half made-up transfer news in the papers. Today I have noticed a very big move in the market [...]

Introducing Arsenal’s new centre-back – Ignasi Miquel!

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Arsene Wenger has promised the Arsenal fans a new defender before the end of the transfer window, but there is no imminent signing on the horizon so far despite the big words. Kyle Bartley was thought to be nearly ready to take the step up to the Arsenal first team, but after Wenger sent him [...]

Fabregas saga finally over? £35m plus add-ons….

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According to a report from the respected UK newspaper The Guardian this evening, the Barcelona officials are convinced that Arsenal have finally given in on the price of Cesc Fabregas and he is set to join the European champions imminently. Matt Scott reports that Barca "officials let slip excitement" over the deal this evening,, and [.

Ian Wright – Arsenal’s “dark days” may mean Wenger may just walk away

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The war between Pro- and Anti-Wenger supporters seems to be getting more angry every day, especially as the Fabregas and Nasri sagas seem to be a never-ending thorn in our sides. There are daily slanging matches on nearly every single Arsenal Blog on the web, and Ian Wright seems to think that if Arsene Wenger [.

Laurent Blanc confirms that Nasri wants a quick exit from Arsenal

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The France international team manager seems to talk quite a lot about things that don't concern him, and if I was one of his charges in the France team I wouldn't be happy that he revealed the content of private conversations. But as we are Arsenal fans, then of course we want to know what [...]

Arsenal and Liverpool both chasing same two defenders

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Both Liverpool and Arsenal are both looking for a top class centre-back to shore up their defences ahead of the new Premiership season, and according to reports they are both trying to decide between the same pair of candidates. The Mail reports that Pat Rice and Steve Crowley were both among the scouts at Tottenham's [.

Chamakh expects both Nasri AND Fabregas to leave Arsenal

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The Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh believes that both Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri will be leaving the Emirates this summer, and thinks that they would have already have left if Arsene Wenger had managed to locate the right replacement to come in their places. Speaking to L'Equipe yesterday, Chamakh was asked his opinion about his [.

Arsene Wenger finally signs someone! Who’s next?

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As predicted on Just Arsenal yesterday morning, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain quickly agreed personal terms with the Gunners yesterday and is now officially an Arsenal player, and we can expect this to be swiftly followed by an official annuncement about the Costa Rican striker Joel Campbell as well. But all Arsenal Fans are clamouring for the (far [.

Vela is in demand and Nasri and Bendtner are close to Arsenal exit

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As the Premier League opening games draw nearer there certainly seems to be some movement in the Arsenal transfer market. The arrival of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain surprised nobody but it seems that Arsene Wenger will quickly recoup his expenditure when Samir Nasri joins Manchester City. For a manager that hates paying over the odds for great [.

Arsenal win work permit for Ryo Miyaichi – which will speed up Nasri’s departure

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This is probably the news that Arsene Wenger has been dying to hear more than any other this summer, as he believes that the little Japanese star Ryo Miyaichi will be a more than adequate replacement for Samir Nasri. Now that Miyaichi is in the squad Wenger can happily take the millions on offer from [.

Arsenal to make three signings this week

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There is a report in this mornings Telegraph that seems to be certain that Arsenal will finalise the deal for Alex Oxlade Chamberlain from Southampton this week. The two clubs have apparently agreed on a price of £12m (£7m in cash plus £5m in add-ons) and personal terms will be discussed with the youngster this [.

David Dein says Wenger will not be easy to replace

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The ex-Arsenal vice-chairman David Dein believes you can't write-off Arsene Wenger achievements and expects that the Frenchman will still come good for the Gunners if e is just given time to sort things out. Dein said: "Arsene is very focused and very determined. I see a man who still has as much fire in the [.

Van Persie, Gibbs and Vermaelen added to injury list and Wenger gets worried…

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Arsene Wenger was hoping for a good test for his Arsenal team this week as it was the last warm-up before the beginning of the Premiership and he put out the strongest team available to him, but not ony did it end in defeat, the Gunners also sustained a few injuries. Walcott, Wilshere, Diaby, Nasri, [.

Benfica defeat highlights Arsenal’s lack of strength in depth

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Arsenal lost todays last pre-season friendly against Benfica and Arsene Wenger thinks that the reason they were defeated was because we were missing key players. Okay, so lets have a look at the team that played: Szczesny, Sagna, Vermaelen, Rosicky, Van Persie, Ramsey, Song, Djourou, Gervinho, Arshavin, Gibbs Subs: Fabianski, Squillaci, Jenkinson, Chamakh, Traore, Frimpong, [.

Wenger – We hope to give Arsenal fans some good news next week

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Arsene Wenger understands that some Arsenal fans have become frustrated with the lack of movement in the transfer market and has explained what he thinks the reasons are behind it, but he is hopeful that he can announce the signing of a "super-quality" player next week. "Ideally I would have finished all our business but [.

Arsenal’s injury round-up ahead of the new season

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Arsene Wenger has been giving a full injury round-up as the Arsenal squad prepares for the final pre-season game against Benfica, and it seems that Laurent Koscielny has been added to the list of missing players. "Walcott is back in training but he is not ready just yet," Wenger said. "Wilshere is injured on his [.

Wenger – I love you Cesc, Please don’t go!

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What on Earth is going on with Arsene Wenger and Cesc Fabregas? It seemed like it was a business relationship that went wrong, but now it is turning into a soap opera. Arsene Wenger took Cesc Fabregas away from Pep Guardiola (his first love) and tried to persuade him that his life would be better [..

Kyle Bartley on his way back to Rangers

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There is one centre-back that will not be at Arsenal next season, as it has been revealed this morning that the 20 year-old Kyle Bartley will be returning to Rangers for the whole of the coming season. He made 9 appearances for the Scottish giants while on loan last season before an injury cut his [.

Arsenal rumours 5th August – Bendtner, Parker, Samba, Barton and sulky Fabregas

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There is very little actual Arsenal transfer news about today, but there are lots of rumours! The main story seems to be the appearance of Cesc Fabregas at the Members Day at the Emirates. Although he was applauded by the crowd, most papers have got pictures of him looking decidedly glum and sulky at in [.

Arsenal stars set to miss crucial Champions League match

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Arsenal will find out today who they will face in the two-legged Champions League Qualifier later this month, but it seems that the challenge will be made much harder because of some top players missing from Arsene Wenger's squad. Robin Van Persie and Samir Nasri are both suspended for the first leg, and all the [.

Blanc – Inter Milan, Man Utd and Man City want Samir Nasri

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The France international team manager Laurent Blanc is unlikely to pick Samir Nasri for next weeks international friendly. Nasri is currently injured anyway, but Blanc thinks that the uncertainty of where he will be playing next season is also causing him problems on the pitch. Nasri's form dropped off for club and country in the [.

Arsenal linked with French international midfielder as Mata deal peters out

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After the tortuous rollercoaster of the On-Off transfer of Juan Mata to Arsenal, it seems that Valencia now seem certain that the Spanish midfielder will be staying in Spain for the forseeable future. The Valencia boss Unai Emery made it clear that he believes Mata has decided to refuse a move to the Emirates.

Chamakh NOT leaving and Benzema WON’T replace him!

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Here is a bit of Arsenal transfer news with a difference it consists of two denials! First off there have been rumours that Marouane Chamakh (who only joined the Gunners last summer) is set for a move to Serie A with Roma, but the Morrocan international has gone on record as saying he won't [...]

Jenkinson – Sagna is a nice guy, but I want his place at Arsenal!

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The new Arsenal right back, Carl Jenkinson, has impressed watchers during his pre-season games and has not joined the Gunners to be left on the bench watching Bacary Sagna play every week. He said: "Well I'd like to think I'm quite an ambitious person, so I want to get into that starting XI and I [..

Arsenal close in on young Real Madrid midfielder

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It has been reported today that Arsene Wenger sent his scout, Francisco Cagigao, to the Under-17 World Club Championship in Madrid to watch some up-and-coming stars, and the Telegraph reports today that he was so impressed with the Real Madrid midfielder José Rodríguez Martínez (who actually won the Player-of-the-Tournament award) that he has persuaded him [.

Arsenal rumours Aug 2nd – Bendtner, Kovacic, Nasri, Jamie Edge – and Mata still on

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The usual talk of Arsenal's youngster's coping with a "rainy Tuesday night in Stoke" could take on a new dimension this coming season as it has been revealed this morning that Nicklas Bendtner's agents have been talking to Tony Pulis abut a move to the Britannia stadium. The Mirror reckons that Stoke are willing to [.

Russian giants close to Yuri Zhirkov and make move for Andrei Arshavin

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The cash-rich Anzhi Makhachkala are reportedly close to sealing a deal for the Chelsea left-winger Yuri Zhirkov, who has become disillusioned with life at Stamford Bridge after failing to hold down a regular place in the team. The Russian billionaire Suleyman Kerimov is aiming to make Anzhi into the biggest club in Russia and Zhirkov [.

Wilshere – Arsenal need a few new faces to push for title

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The newest young Arsenal star Jack Wilshere believes that Arsene Wenger needs to bring in a "few more faces" to give the Gunners the push they need to challenge for the Premiership title this coming season. "We are not a spending club but we still managed to stay up there with the top teams," he [...

Arsenal and Spurs fighting over Barton, and it seems we can forget Mata

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There ae more Arsenal transfer rumours around this evening and it seems that Sky Sports "understands" that both Arsenal and Tottenham are chasing the Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton. This is not the first time the Gunners have been linked with Barton, but this time around it seems that Newcastle have decided that they want him [.

Arsenal rumours Aug 1st – Jagielka, Jarvis, Mata, Fabregas and Thierry Henry!

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The last month of the transfer window begins with some surprising Arsenal transfer news. It has already been confirmed that the Gunners have made an official opening bid for Everton's Phil Jagielka, and his defensive partner at Goodison Park, Leighton Baines, is not surprised that Wenger is keen on "Jagas".