Uruguayan defender Sebastian Caceres says he is “flattered” by links with Arsenal. The 18-year-old currently plays for Liverpool FC in his native country, and his impressive performances have seen him linked with the likes of Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City, in addition to the Gunners. Caceres made 19 appearances for his side this season, but
Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson is on Arsenal’s radar. The 23-year-old has impressed for Marseille this season and scored 10 goals across all competitions for the Ligue 1 side. His agent Michael Manuelle has confirmed the Gunners are keen on Sanson…but so are Tottenham. “Tottenham really follow Morgan, Arsenal follow him too,” Manuello told Foot Mercato.
Stephan Lichtsteiner admits he will “miss Italy a great deal, but Arsenal’s project reminds me of Juventus from seven years ago.” The Swiss international has joined Arsenal as a free agent after spending most of his career in Serie A, at Lazio from 2008-2011 and then in Turin. “I will miss Italy a great deal.
Arsenal have agreed a deal to sign Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Borussia Dortmund. The Gunners will pay an initial £16m for the Greek international, who would become Unai Emery’s second summer signing after landing Stephan Lichtsteiner on a free transfer from Juventus. The 29-year-old only had a year remaining on his deal with the German club,
Arsenal have reportedly joined the race to sign Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira, who has a €25m release clause. Gianluca Di Marzio’s website claims Arsenal have opened talks with Samp for Torreira, but money is currently an issue. This would be because the Uruguayan’s agent is ‘demanding too much’, without the transfer expert clarifying what those
Liverpool are ready to rival Arsenal for up-and-coming defender Caglar Soyuncu. Gunners head of recruitment Sven Mislintat has long been a fan of the Freiburg star, who is also reported to have caught the eye of Manchester United, Manchester City and Atletico Madrid. The centre-back is currently away with the Turkish national team and, speaking
Arsenal might profit massively from unrest at Sporting Lisbon by bringing in highly-rated winger Gelson Martins – for nothing. The player is looking to terminate his contract with the Portuguese club after supporters attacked the players at the training ground ahead of the country’s cup final. Rui Patricio and Daniel Podence have already looked to
Arsenal have completed the signing of veteran full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner from Juventus on a free transfer. A hugely-experienced right-sided defender, Stephan made over 250 appearances for Juventus and is the fourth-most capped player in Switzerland history with 99 appearances for his country. He has also been the Swiss captain since 2016. Stephan, who will wear
Santi Cazorla has returned to Villarreal as he continues his rehabilitation from an Achilles injury. The midfielder was released by Arsenal at the end of the 2017-18 season, and has not played a competitive game since October 2016. Arsenal decided against offering the midfielder a new deal, due to his fitness issues, having been forced
Sokratis Papastathopoulos is set to be confirmed as an Arsenal player – after he snubbed a move to Manchester United, according to his father. Greek defender Sokratis is ready to become Unai Emery’s first Gunners signing after the club agreed a £16million deal with Borussia Dortmund. Sokratis is expected to sign a three year contract