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Sky Sports Break Major Update In Arsenal’s Pursuit of Shkodran Mustafi

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While the much vaunted hunt for Riyad Mahrez goes on, Arsenal have turned attentions to bolstering their defensive options. Reports in recent days have frequently linked the Gunners with a move for Shkodran Mustafi of Valencia and this evening, Sky Sports have provided a major development in the race for the his much-sought-after signature. Their colleagues in Germany say the North …

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Leicester City Boss Issues Warning to Riyad Mahrez Over Arsenal Move [Report]

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Leicester City have been under siege this transfer season as top clubs from around Europe look to poach the club’s Premier League-winning heroes. Having already lost N’Golo Kante to Chelsea, Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri has now issued a cautionary warning to Riyad Mahrez over a potential move south to Arsenal. The subject of intense transfer speculation for a number of weeks …

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Ireland’s Shane Long Brings Out The Magic At Southampton Training

SWANSEA, WALES - FEBRUARY 13: Shane Long of Southampton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Southampton at Liberty Stadium on February 13, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Don’t try doing this trick during a Sunday morning kick about… Irish footballers aren’t too synonymous with flashy tricks and skills. We prefer a “chuck it up the field” approach to one filled with Cruyff turns or Pannas. But Republic of Ireland international Shane Long has been showing off some potentially ball-busting tricks on Southampton’s pre-season tour. Appropriately, Long pulled this …

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Three Arsenal Players Are Set To Feature In The Olympics

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Three of Arsenal’s rising stars have been selected by their countries to take part in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, according to the Gunners’ official website. New signing Takuma Asano will be looking to improve the Japanese side and guide them to the final after their crushing semi-final loss against Mexico four years ago. The Japanese striker has missed …

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Arsenal Set To Continue Lacazette Pursuit With Second Bid

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Reliable French paper L’Equipe claim that Arsenal will come back with a new bid in excess of €40 million for Lyon’s Alexandre Lacazette, adding more drama to a transfer saga that has already seen several unexpected twists. Info @lequipe : malgré le refus de l’OL, Arsenal va persister pour A. Lacazette. Une nouvelle offre d’environ 40 M€ devrait être formulée — …

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Poll: Who Should Be Arsenal’s New Club Captain?

Reports last week had claimed that Per Mertesacker was set to be handed Arsenal’s captain’s armband following Mikel Arteta’s recent retirement. In recent days, however, the German was quick to dispute any such suggestions: “No, I cannot confirm that. There’s nothing to say about that from my side, because I’m not going to decide that.” Here at Pundit Arena, we …

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French Club Confirm They’ve Rejected Arsenal’s €35 Million Bid For Star Striker

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Arsenal’s search for a striker has dominated their summer window so far and today there’s been a further unexpected development.  Lyon have this morning confirmed that they have rejected a €35 million bid from Arsenal for French forward Alexandre Lacazaette. The club took to Twitter to break the news. Communiqué du club ! #Mercato #Lacazette pic.twitter.com/mEKZvHAobx — Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) July …

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Highly Rated PSV Defender Issues Bizarre Transfer Request To Liverpool

Liverpool have become quite active in the transfer market in recent days, with the signing of Dutchman Georginio Wijnaldum from Newcastle United. Now, it appears more players are seeking to move to Merseyside too. PSV Eindhoven left-back Jetro Willems has dropped a massive hint via his Snapchat account that he wishes to join his fellow Dutchman and friend Wijnaldum at …

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Manchester United’s Incredible Starting XI Should Paul Pogba Sign

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Paul Pogba’s sensational return to Manchester United is edging ever closer with an official announcement expected in the coming days. If and when Pogba signs on the dotted line, how good could United be? We took a look at how Jose Mourinho’s side could start next season and the results were seriously impressive. Goalkeeper:David De Gea No-brainer. Probably the best ‘keeper in …

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Agent Offers Contradictory Update In Arsenal’s Pursuit Of Riyad Mahrez

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Saturday morning reports from France had suggested Arsenal were close to signing Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez after agreeing personal terms. Eurosport France had boldly claimed that the Gunners had spoken to Mahrez and would be submitting a bid that Leicester would quickly accept. A sensational move – the biggest of the window so far – was nearing completion. However, in a …

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These Stats Prove Paul Pogba Will Be The Signing Of The Summer

PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 09: Paul Pogba stretches during a France training session on the eve of the UEFA EURO 2016 Final against Portugal at Clairefontaine on July 9, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

The footballing world is impatiently waiting for the transfer of the century to be confirmed but some fans remain unconvinced of Paul Pogba’s worth. The reported £100 million fee is tough to swallow for some fans who see it as misplaced resources, suggesting investing it on a number of quality players would have been more prudent business. While the argument …

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Brazilian Media Claim Manchester United Are Set To Hijack City’s Deal For Expensive Starlet

United Target Gabriel Jesus

With a Manchester derby taking centre stage in Beijing on Monday, there’s an off-pitch rivalry brewing as United are apparently set to battle City for the signing of Gabriel Jesus. Reports in Globoesporte, a Brazilian publication, claims that Jose Mourinho has directly contacted Palmeiras to inform them of United’s willingness to outbid the noisy neighbours for Gabriel Jesus. ESPN suggested …

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With Arsenal Yet To Appoint A Captain, Here’s A Look At The Top Five Contenders

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Reports last week had claimed that Per Mertesacker was set to be handed Arsenal’s captain’s armband following Mikel Arteta’s recent retirement. Last night, however, the German was quick to dispute any such suggestions: “No, I cannot confirm that. There’s nothing to say about that from my side, because I’m not going to decide that.” So with the big decision still …

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