Alexandre Lacazette praises Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez for his good start to Arsenal career

December 11, 2017 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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Alexandre Lacazette has praised the impacts of teammates Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez on the club’s official website following the Frenchman’s good start to his Arsenal career. Lacazette became Arsenal’s record signing in the summer, and spoke highly of their chemistry on the pitch since his arrival at the Emirates in the summer. Speaking to the Gunners website, Lacazette said: “For Mesut, it’s about passes, his vision of the game and passes.” On Sanchez, he said: “And... 

President confirms Arsenal will meet £53million to sign striker

December 2, 2017 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is reportedly confident that he can offload Karim Benzema this summer as Arsenal are ready to pay as much as £53million for the transfer of the France international. Benzema has struggled to find his best form the reigning European champions this season, but has generally been one of Europe’s top centre-forwards for much of the last season, winning three Champions League titles among other major honours at the Bernabeu. He could be a great fit for the... 

Not impressive report: “Alexandre Lacazette will miss out a meeting with Jose Mourinho”

November 30, 2017 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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Alexandre Lacazette picked up a groin injury against Huddersfield Town and will miss out a meeting with Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United side. The France international striker was handed a starting role in our midweek meeting with Huddersfield Town. Lacazette scored the opening goal in that contest inside three minutes, but was replaced by Olivier Giroud at half-time. Arsene Wenger confirmed after a 5-0 mauling victory over the Terriers that the former Lyon striker had picked up a knock which... 

Plenty in Arsenal’s Favour When it comes to League Cup Success

November 29, 2017 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Capital One Cup

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Despite being in November, the Premier League title race is over according to some people. Manchester City have been that good so far that they already have a commanding eight-point lead over Manchester United in second. Arsenal are 12 points behind City and that already looks to be too big a mountain to climb, even more so when you factor in just how irresistible City have looked while building that gap. Sites such as Goal have suggested that Arsenal now need to look elsewhere for a chance of... 

Arsenal star dismisses summer transfer speculation

November 21, 2017 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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Arsenal centre-back Shkodran Mustafi has hit out at the transfer rumours that surrounded him this summer. The German was linked with a move to Inter Milan in August, just a year after joining Arsenal in a £35 million move from Valencia. However, the San Siro giants director Piero Ausilio said the move fell through because Mustafi’s wage demands, and the Germany international has been one of the Gunners’ best defenders when fit this season. After netting the opening goal in Saturday’s... 

Barcelona in pole position to sign Mesut Ozil for €20 million

November 21, 2017 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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According to reports, Arsenal have given Barcelona all clear to sign Mesut Ozil from Arsenal for €20 million (£17 million) in January. If Arsenal decide to keep Ozil beyond the winter window, it means teams will be able to negotiate a deal with him from January with a view to a free transfer in the summer. The Germany international took the man of the match award for his performance in the North London derby. Arsenal could be set to cash in on the playmaker, who is out of contract with the Gunners...