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Granit Xhaka Included In Arsenal Squad For US Tour

Arsenal will continue their pre-season preparations in the US. After rescuing a one all draw against Lens, Arsenal will continue their pre-season preparation against the MLS All Stars and Chivas de Guadalajara on Friday 29 July and Monday 1 August respectively. Although the game against Lens saw Arsene Wenger select an experimental starting eleven, the squad set to tour the US is …

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Arsenal Furious With Manchester City Over Approach For Bellerin [Report]

Arsenal are having something of a rocky off season following a summer of international tournaments and transfer disappointments. The new Premier League season is less than four weeks away and Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger is faced with something of a minor disaster up front for their opening match with Liverpool on August 14th. With the likes of Alexis Sanchez, Aaron …

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Seven Of The Main Problems With Modern Football

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: Antoine Griezmann of France celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group A match between France and Albania at Stade Velodrome on June 15, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

I don’t think that anyone can deny that the face of football has changed irrevocably in the past 25 years. The advent of Sky Sports, the increased commercialisation of the game and the now ludicrous amounts of money spent in the industry was always going to have some effect on the sport. But, below are some of the things that …

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Arsenal: Promising England U21 Defender Undergoes Medical [Report]

Arsenal have been heavily linked with a number of top class strikers this summer but following Arsène Wenger’s failure to secure another big name up front, the Frenchman has turned his attentions to his defence. After a bright start to the transfer season, which saw the arrival of Switzerland international Granit Xhaka, Wenger and the Gunners faithful were positively purring. …

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Di Marzio Reports A Setback For Arsenal In The Race For Gonzalo Higuain

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He was one of Europe’s top scorers last season and so, unsurprisingly, Gonzalo Higuain has become one of the continent’s most sought after stars. He’s attracted interest from Arsenal and Juventus among others with his current club Napoli desperate to hold on to their man. Gianluca Di Marzio, one of football’s most trusted voices, has provided a major update in …

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Mesut Ozil Joins Arsenal Fans In Asking Wenger For A New Striker

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Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has joined millions of Arsenal fans pleading with Arsene Wenger to buy a new forward on Instagram. The Gunners have been linked with numerous star strikers this summer from Mauro Icardi to Gonzalo Higuain but all roads seem to lead to a dead end in terms of transfer rumours. Get French Football News claimed that Arsenal utilised …

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Italian Radio Station Gives Massive Update On Gonzalo Higuain To Arsenal Story

It was thought that Gonzalo Higuain was on the verge of signing for Juventus. Yesterday Arsenal fans found themselves in despair, when both ESPN and the Daily Mail reported that Juventus had met Gonzalo Higuain’s minimum release fee clause. However, although many believed that Arsene Wenger had missed out on the Argentinian striker for a second time, Napoli stressed that they had …

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Arsenal’s Plan In Ruins As Juventus Given Permission To Move For Napoli’s Gonzalo Higuain [Report]

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Speculation has been steadily mounting this week that Arsenal are set to offer Napoli €50 million and Olivier Giroud in order to secure the transfer of star striker Gonzalo Higuain. However, it seems this plan is in ruins. According to ESPN, via Calcio Mertato, Juventus’ majority shareholder Exor has given the green light for the Serie A champions to make …

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Stats Comparing Arsenal’s Attacking Targets To Olivier Giroud Make For Very Interesting Viewing

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With Arsenal’s chase for a striker hotting up, we decided to take a look at who represents the best option for Arsene Wenger. While stats don’t tell the whole story, these will certainly give you some food for thought on Arsenal’s potential incomings. How does Olivier Giroud compare to Alvaro Morata, Mauro Icardi, Gonzalo Higuain and Edinson Cavani? Stats courtesy …

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Arsenal Striker’s Agent Confirms Interest In Sensational Swap Move

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With the dust settling on Portugal’s surprise victory in the Euro 2016 final on Sunday, Premier League managers are gearing up for the transfer window to really heat up. As internationals return from France, it becomes much easier to negotiate with players themselves, rather than agents who are reluctant to do business while their client is on international duty. It’s …

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Has A Summer Of Internationals Ruined Arsenal’s Premier League Ambitions Already?

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 08: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium on May 8, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Following a summer of gruelling international tournaments, namely the Copa America and the European Championships, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger might well feel aggrieved by their impact on his side’s readiness for the new Premier League season. The summer break is finally here and players involved in the international championships are only now fully free to  kick off the studs and …

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Arsenal Legend Explains How To Get The Best Out Of Olivier Giroud

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: Olivier Giroud of France in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group A match between France and Albania at Stade Velodrome on June 15, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal frontman Olivier Giroud, it is fair to say, has attracted his fair share of praise and criticism in his four years at the Emirates. Nonetheless, the player has been confirmed to be in Arsene Wenger’s long-term plans, and if Thierry Henry’s advice is realised Arsenal may be getting the best yet out of their striker in the upcoming season. …

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