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Massive Transfer Boost For Arsenal As Shkodran Mustafi Given Permission To Leave

Arsenal have finally made some progress in their hunt for a top class centre-back as Valencia have given Shkodran Mustafi permission to leave the La Liga side. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has been dealing with something of a defensive catastrophe since mid-July following the injuries sustained to experienced centre-backs Per Mertesacker and Gabriel. Denied of experience, the veteran Frenchman has …

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Tottenham Chase Exciting £12.9 Million Barcelona Attacker [Report]

SEVILLE, SPAIN - AUGUST 14: Munir El Haddadi of FC Barcelona in action during the match between Sevilla FC vs FC Barcelona as part of the Spanish Super Cup Final 1st Leg at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on August 14, 2016 in Seville, Spain. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images)

Mauricio Pochettino has been relatively quiet in the transfer market so far. With only two arrivals at White Hart Lane this summer, fans will be hoping the manager will further add to his squad following the arrival of Victor Wanyama and Vincent Janssen. According to The Sun (via Sport), the London club are interested in signing 20-year-old Munir from La Liga champions Barcelona. Competition …

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Valencia To Demand Double The £25 Million Offered By Arsenal For Shkodran Mustafi [Report]

Arsenal’s long-running chase for Valencia’s Shkodran Mustafi has been dragging on almost as long as Manchester United’s courting of Paul Pogba. Just when Gunners fans were thinking that an end was in sight, with manager Arsene Wenger finally admitting to talks with the La Liga side and reports of a €25 million (plus €3 million in bonuses) offer for the …

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Arsenal Boss Finally Admits To Talks With Valencia Defender Shkodran Mustafi

Following weeks of speculation, Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has finally admitted that he is in talks with Valencia over a deal to bring Shkodran Mustafi to the Emirates Stadium. It has long been assumed and reported that the Gunners were chasing the signature of the Germany international, but until now Wenger has remained tight-lipped. Following a season-opening defeat at home …

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Two Further Clubs Interested In Signing Mustafi [Report]

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Mustafi. Late last week some Arsenal fans had hoped that the Gunners would in fact sign Shkodran Mustafi before their side’s opening day fixture with Liverpool. However, despite reports suggesting that the centre half had agreed to join Arsenal, it now looks as if Arsene Wenger will fail to land the German international ahead …

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Five Centre Backs Arsenal Have Reportedly Made Offers For In The Last Week

Arsenal are struggling to sign a centre back ahead of the new season. Although Arsenal struck early to secure the services of Granit Xhaka, this summer’s transfer window has proven to be very frustrating for the Gunners. Despite having made concrete offers for Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez, both players decided to turn down moves to the Emirates and remain at Leicester …

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Arsenal Boss Reluctant To Pay Mustafi Asking Price, Despite Deal Being Near [Report]

Arsenal’s reported pursuit of Valencia centre back Shkodran Mustafi is becoming something of a saga that only Manchester United have so far endured this summer. Much has been made of the Gunners’ lack of experience and depth in defence following their home loss to Liverpool on Sunday. Faced with long-term injuries to Per Mertesacker and Gabriel, it has become painfully …

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Watch: Forget Draxler and Mahrez, Arsenal Have Oxlade-Chamberlain

Arsenal have started the new Premier League season exactly how fans feared they might after a less than impressive transfer season – with a loss. A 3-4 defeat at home to Liverpool is the clearest indication yet that Gunners’ boss Arsène Wenger needs to strengthen his defence as soon as possible. With much being made of the long term injuries …

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Arsenal To Sign Valencia Defender Shkodran Mustafi In Next 48 Hours [Daily Mail]

Arsenal will kick off their latest Premier League campaign on Sunday against Liverpool, without having an established defence in place. Gunners’ manager Arsène Wenger has had something of a torrid time with injuries to his defensive roster. Long-term injuries to Gabriel and newly announced captain Per Mertesacker have seen Arsenal’s defence denuded of experience and class. While Wenger has strengthened the …

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Another Twist In The Mustafi Saga As Valencia Owner Travels To London For Talks With Arsenal [Report]

Arsenal’s pursuit of Valencia defender Shkodran Mustafi is quickly becoming one of the most talked about transfer stories of the summer and reports now suggest things have taken another step forward. News from the last couple of days has suggested that Arsenal had agreed terms with the La Liga side and the player himself and it finally appeared that Arsenal …

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Barcelona Closing In On €30m Spanish International Striker [Report]

VALENCIA, SPAIN - JANUARY 03: Paco Alcacer of Valencia celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the La Liga match between Valencia CF and Real Madrid CF at Estadi de Mestalla on January 03, 2016 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images)

Barcelona’s pursuit of another forward has been something of an arduous task for the Catalan giants this summer. Moves for players such as Nolito, Luciano Vietto and Kevin Gameiro have all been rebuffed, by the players themselves rather than selling clubs, as the pursuit of extra firepower has taken a frustrating turn. While the idea of playing for Barcelona theoretically …

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Arsenal Injury Woes Continue As Key Defender Ruled Out For Up To Eight Weeks [Report]

Arsenal’s preparations for the new Premier League season have been anything but smooth, particularly in defence, where the side’s two top centre-backs have suffered injuries in the preseason. Per Mertesacker has already been ruled out with a serious knee injury, sustained in training, that will keep him out of the Arsenal side until after Christmas. With nearly 150 appearances for …

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