CityÂ wantÂ Arsenal target Lacazette
Manchester City are reported to be wishful of sellingÂ Stevan JoveticÂ andÂ Alvaro Negredo to sign the duo of Swansea City’s Wilfried Bony and Olympique Lyon’s Alexandre Lacazette and balance their transfer accounts, according to reports in The Daily Star.Â Lacazette is believed to be a target for Arsenal too.
Wenger wants to sign a villain!
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is understood to be contemplating a move for Stoke City defender Ryan Shawcross, according to reports in The Daily Express. The 27 year old became â€˜public enemy number oneâ€™ at the Emirates Stadium after he broke Aaron Ramseyâ€™s leg with a harsh tackle almost 5 years ago.
Wenger helping Newcastle
The Newcastle United hierarchy are believed to be interested in appointing ex-Arsenal player Remi Garde as their new manager, says The Daily Express. It is believed that Garde is also in touch with his former mentor Arsene Wenger over the matter, with the latter advising him to make full use of the opportunity and take up the job.
Arsenal to make Â£3m offer for Reid
Arsenal will table a Â£3m offer to sign West Ham United star Winston Reid, according to reports in The Daily Star. It is believed that the Gunners will offer the player a lucrative four year deal at the Emirates Stadium, which will enable him to earn Â£60,000-per-week.
Tottenham want McCarthy
Tottenham Hotspur are understood to be wishful of signing Everton ace James McCarthy, according to reports in The Daily Express. The north Londoners are also understood to be keen on signing Southamptonâ€™s Morgan Schneiderlin, but their wish to land McCarthy means that the likes of Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United will be boosted in their race for the Frenchman.
Rodriguez is still a wanted by his suitors
Southampton star Jay Rodriguez may be taking ages to return from his cruciate knee ligament injury, but that has not reduced his demand in the market. Reports in The Daily Express reveal that Arsenal still want to sign the 25 year old, with the likes of Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur also following him.
Sanogo nearing Crystal Palace move
Arsenal youngster Yaya Sanogo may be nearing a loan switch to Crystal Palace under Alan Pardew, according to reports in Lâ€™Equipe. The 21 year old is also wanted at clubs like Hull City, Bordeaux and Lorient, with manager Arsene Wenger wanting him to move to a Premier League side.
Shaqiri moves to Inter
Arsenal target Xherdan Shaqiri has moved to Inter Milan on loan for the rest of the season, ahead of a probableÂ Â£10m permanent transfer in the summer, reports The Daily Star. The â€˜Alpine Messiâ€™, as he is affectionately called, was on the target-listÂ of the likes of Liverpool and Everton.