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Arsene Wenger Gives Backing To Mikel Arteta For His Old Job

Mikel Arteta has “all of the qualities” required to become Arsenal manager, their legendary former manager Arsene Wenger told Bein Sports. The 36-year-old Spaniard — who played 150 matches under Wenger at Arsenal — is imbued with the spirit of the Gunners, added Wenger, although the Frenchman was at pains to say he didn’t wish to influence the board’s decision. …

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Arsenal Make £14 Million Bid For Tough Tackling Juventus Midfielder [Report]

Torino FC v Juventus FC - Serie A

It looks as if Arsenal have become increasingly active in the the transfer market. After months of speculation, Arsenal finally appear to be making headway in the transfer market. Although the Gunners moved quickly to sign Granit Xhaka earlier in the transfer window, outside of idle gossip and speculation, Arsenal looked on as both Manchester clubs and Chelsea stole the headlines. …

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Arsenal Legend Deletes His Entire Gunners History On Social Media

Arsenal fans have today stumbled across some odd activity by former Gunners captain Mikel Arteta and are pretty upset to say the least. A fan favourite at the Emirates, Arteta enjoyed a five-year career that saw him lift the FA Cup twice as captain and played over 100 games for the London club. Wracked by injury last season, the Spaniard …

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Arsenal Keeping Tabs On Ligue 1 Breakout Star [Report]

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - APRIL 23: Corentin Tolisso of Lyon reacts after the victory in the French Ligue 1 match between Toulouse and Lyon at Stadium Municipal on April 23, 2016 in Toulouse, France. (Photo by Romain Perrocheau/Getty Images)

Uncharacteristically, Arsenal have been one of the busiest clubs so far in this summer’s transfer window. Granit Xhaka has already been signed, while news broke last night that they had activated the £20m release clause of Leicester striker Jamie Vardy. That said, they are not prepared to rest on their laurels, and reports in France have claimed that the Gunners …

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Arsenal Issue Hands Off Warning To Manchester United Over Star Defender

Arsenal LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 15: Arsene Wenger Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on May 15, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

International football takes centre stage this month as the European Championship finals kick off. That hasn’t deterred José Mourinho from getting down to work though. With many of the Premier League’s top names now firmly entrenched in their respective national sides’ camps, club business continues to be done in their absence. The summer transfer market is now in full swing but …

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Independent Gives Massive Update On Arsenal’s Pursuit Of Granit Xhaka

MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - AUGUST 23: Granit Xhaka (34) of Borussia Moenchengladbach entering the field for warmup at Borussia Park on August 23, 2015 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Oliver Kremer at Pixolli Studios/Getty Images)

Developments overnight have moved the transfer of Granit Xhaka to Arsenal to the verge of completion. Though Arsenal’s initial offer to Borussia Mönchengladbach (beleived to be in the region of €24m) was well short of the German side’s €40-45m valuation, a breakthrough in negotiations has propelled the deal forward massively, as per a report in today’s Independent. In fact, so close …

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Best Possible Transfer News For Arsenal As Window Approaches

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 15: Arsene Wenger the Manager of Arsenal after the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa at EMirates Stadium. London 15th May 2016. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Having just recorded their highest Premier League finish in over a decade, this summer could very different for Arsenal compare to last year if reports are to be believed. A 4-0 victory against Aston Villa yesterday – combined with Tottenham’s 5-1 capitulation at the hands of Newcastle – meant that the Gunners leapfrogged their North London rivals to ensure that …

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Who Should Arsenal Transfer List?

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 28: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal walks back to the dressing room after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on February 28, 2016 in Manchester, England.

As the season draws to a close another transfer window awaits. The main discussion between fans and pundits is who Arsenal should target in order to mount a serious title challenge next season. However, who should be guided through the exit door during the summer? The term deadwood is commonly applied to certain individuals – such as Mikel Arteta. The Spanish …

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Dortmund Star Emerges As Big Summer Transfer Target For Arsenal

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Dortmund celebrate the second goal during the First Bundesliga match at between VfL Wolfsburg and Borussia Dortmund at Volkswagen Arena on December 5, 2015 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Oliver Hardt/Getty Images For MAN)

Further to reports in German media this morning that Arsenal had lined up a deal for Gladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka, it seems that they are not done shopping in the Bundesliga just yet. The Guardian are today reporting that Borussia Dortmund playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan has emerged as a big summer target for Gunners boss Arsène Wenger as he looks to restructure …

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