Arsenal’s summer business – the verdict!

The transfer window slammed shut at 5pm yesterday, and despite late rumours of a move for Lille left back Hamza Mendyl, Arsenal finished the day without any more additions. Many have claimed that this has left the team a couple short going into the season, but fans must look at the bigger picture – the…

Incomings, outgoings and our rivals on Transfer Deadline Day

For the first time, the transfer window will officially shut before the season begins, with clubs having until 5pm today to bring in any new faces. In previous years, Gooners all over the world would have been sweating, hoping and praying for a much needed goalkeeper, centre back, centre midfielder or striker to arrive, but…

Aaron Ramsey contract rebel

In ten years at Arsenal, Aaron Ramsey has been called many things, with the most famous being ‘ham roll’ after Rob Holding picked up the term from Arsenal Fan TV. But, one thing he has never been is a contract rebel. Until now. The transfer window slams shut for English clubs in a week, and…

Cech or Ospina?

With the arrival of Bernd Leno as Arsenal’s new number one, the club will be getting rid of at least one keeper this summer. In his press conference last week, Unai Emery confirmed that he will work with three keepers, which means two of the current crop will not be involved. With Matt Macey showing…

Kingsley Coman to Arsenal?

Over the last few days, strong links have emerged between Arsenal and Kingsley Coman. The news was initially reported by BEIN Sports on Monday, and speculation has intensified over the last few days, with a bid of around £45m being suggested. As per beIN Sports, Arsenal are interested in signing Bayern's Kingsley Coman. Unai Emery…

Pros and cons of a loan move for Reiss Nelson

This time last year, Reiss Nelson was the star of Arsenal’s pre-season. His glittering runs and twinkle toed tricks dazzled crowds and sent Arsenal Twitter into overdrive. Following this, he was expected to make an impact on the first team, but chances were few and far between, and fans are still living off what they…

Defensive midfielders and Steven N’Zonzi

Reports have emerged that first team recruitment has been concluded for Arsenal this summer, unless someone leaves the club. With two new defensive midfielders arriving this summer in the form of Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi, it appears that position is pretty well covered going into the 2018/19 season, however the club continue to be…

Danny Welbeck, Lucas Perez and Arsenal’s need for a winger

Following the signings of Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi, it was reported that Arsenal had concluded first team recruitment. The news will have come as a major blow to fans, who firmly believed reports linking the club with the likes of Hirving Lozano, Cristian Pavon and Gelson Martins to fill a position that is currently…

Arsenal fans must not get carried away with Torreira

After a month of waiting, Lucas Torreira is finally an Arsenal player (official announcement expected today), signing for a bargain €30m fee, to be paid over five years. The deal for the Uruguayan was done last month, but was held up because of his participation in the World Cup, a tournament which saw him shine,…