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Are we in for another typical Arsenal transfer window?

Arsenal have completed two signings so far this summer, whilst being linked with a huge number of targets, and the inevitable end is looking an ominous one.

So far, we have signed highly influential midfielder Granit Xhaka to our ranks, and his input is expected to be quite big this season, although many Gunners had little knowledge of the Switzerland international prior to him joining.

Arsenal agree fee for international goalkeeper deal

Arsenal have agreed a fee to send to Wojciech Szczesny back to Roma for the coming season, with an option to buy.

The Polish international has been outside Arsene Wenger’s first-team plans since losing his place to David Ospina in January 2015, and fell further down the pecking order when Petr Cech was signed from Chelsea in the following summer.

Arsenal ordered to pay €30M or forget Barcelona star’s signature

Arsenal have been told that Arda Turan will cost no less than €30 Million to sign him from Barcelona this summer.

The Turkish international has not enjoyed his best football since joining the Spanish giants from league rivals Atletico Madrid 12 months ago.

Arsenal fail to earn win in pre-season opener

Arsenal stuttered to a 1-1 draw with Lens yesterday, in their opening pre-season game of the summer.

The Gunners came into the match missing a number of international stars, who were yet to return to full training, and started the match with a number of squad members, including Mathieu Debuchy, Jeff Reine-Adelaide, who only joined from yesterday’s opponents 12 months ago, and the returning Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Arsenal angered as Man City interest turns key star’s head

Manchester City are claimed to have shown interest in Hector Bellerin, hampering Arsenal contract extension talks.

The Gunners agreed to give the Spain international a new bumper contract in April, but talks have stalled since the Sky Blues showed an interest late into last season.

Did Arsenal fail to sign another striker? Desperate times…

It is being reported in France that Arsenal tried to sign Clinton N’Jie from Tottenham Hotspur this week, before he joined Marseille on an initial loan deal.

The Cameroon international was likened to Samuel Eto’o, although not solely because of his nationality, and was expected to have a bright future in the game, having thoroughly impressed in Ligue 1.

Likely Arsenal captain praises ‘perfect signing’ Xhaka

Per Mertesacker has moved to talk up Arsenal’s capture of Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach this summer.

The defender is reported to be in line to be announced as captain for the upcoming season, despite being in-and-out of the first-team in the previous campaign, sharing the role alongside Laurent Koscielny with Gabriel Paulista.