Arsenal ace Mesut Ozil has another feather to boast of, in his cap, with the player having been adjudged Germany’s Player of the Year for 2016, winning 54.5% of the total votes polled.
The World Cup winner has won this award for the 5th time now, with compatriot Toni Kroos coming second with 33.9% of the votes and Jonas Hector taking the third position with 4% of the votes.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger’s hopes of signing AC Milan winger M’Baye Niang have been dashed, with reports in Gazzetta dello Sport revealing that the Italian giants are not ready to let go of the player anytime soon.
The 22 year old has been in fine form for Milan, with him making 16 appearances for them so far this season, scoring thrice and providing an equal number of assists. Additionally, despite being of Senegalese descent, he has represented his adopted country, France, at the Under 16, Under 17 and Under 21 levels till now.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, it seems, has still not given up on his wish to sign Alvaro Morata. According to reports in Spanish paper OK Diario, the Frenchman has once again become interested in signing the young striker this winter after failing to bring him to the Emirates Stadium last summer.
The 24 year old, who is widely considered to be one of the most highly rated forwards of his generation, moved back to Real Madrid from Juventus over the summer when Los Blancos activated a buy-back option in his deal. And since then, the player has made 23 appearances for his club this season, with a number of them being from the bench, scoring 9 goals and providing 4 assists in the process.
Arsenal are believed to be currently involved in negotiations with Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund over the prospect of their highly rated midfielder Gedion Zelalem moving to Signal Iduna Park, according to a revelation made by The Guardian.
It is reported that the aforementioned talks have progressed smoothly so far and that should Dortmund fail to sign him this winter, they would almost surely succeed in doing so later in the summer transfer window. Continue reading
Premier League giants Arsenal are believed to be exploring the possibility of landing Schalke 04 defender Sead Kolasinac at the club, according to reports in Tuttomercatoweb.
Until a short while ago, it was understood that Serie A giants Juventus had succeeded in completing the signing of the highly rated Bosnian; however, latest reports emerging out of Italy indicate that Schalke and the player’s agents are not content with the kind of deal that the Bianconeri have offered them and that the Gunners may be emerging as strong contenders for the player’s signature for this year’s summer transfer window. Continue reading
Arsenal superstar Olivier Giroud is believed to be on the verge of putting pen to paper on a new contract at the Emirates Stadium.
The Frenchman was quoted telling Telefoot: “We are about to reach an agreement for an extension [to my contract]. It was also a gesture of confidence, I want to continue the adventure here in this family of Arsenal. I feel good here.” Continue reading
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has completed his loan move to Bournemouth, as confirmed by the club via their official Twitter account.
The Englishman was also known to be a target for the likes of Crystal Palace, Juventus, AC Milan and AS Roma this summer, with the Eagles believed to have been leading the race to sign him until today evening.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has arrived at Bournemouth ahead of his loan move to the club, according to reports in Sky Sports.
The 24 year old, who was also understood to be on the wishlist of Crystal Palace, Juventus, AC Milan and AS Roma this summer, is believed to have reached an understanding with his club with regards to him needing to move to another club to land himself regular game time.