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Arsenal defender chase takes double blow

Arsenal have been strongly linked with a deal to sign Valencia’s Shkodran Mustafi, as well as being linked with a deal for Barcelona’s Jeremy Mathieu, but both look increasingly unlikely at present.

The experienced French defender is believed to be out of manager Luis Enrique’s first-team plans this season, and being eyed as a possible addition for Arsenal.

Bookmaker claims Arsenal likely to land Barcelona defender

A spokesperson for a bookmakers firm has claimed that Arsenal have emerged as likely suitors for Barcelona’s Jeremy Mathieu.

An employee at Betstars has claimed that he is likely to arrive at Arsenal this summer, with odds as short as 5/4 for him to complete the move from Barca.

Which Liverpool will Arsenal face? 4 goal losers or winners?

Arsenal fans will have been a bit worried to say the least when the news came in on Saturday that our opponents for the first game of the Premier League season had just put the mighty Barcelona to the sword, with a 4-0 win against a strong side including their former striker Luis Suarez, Messi, Iniesta and all.

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.

Wenger to follow Arsenal star’s advice to complete £20m transfer?

There is still a lot of time for Arsene Wenger to add more players to the Arsenal squad, with well over a month of the summer transfer window still left to run, but with Granit Xhaka and the young defender Rob Holding the only new players available to the Gunners and just three weeks to go before the Premier League kicks off, we Arsenal fans would like the manager to make things happen sooner rather than later.

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.

Arsenal set for tough transfer battle with Chelsea over Turan

Even though Arsenal finished as runners up to the Premier League champions Leicester City last season and thereby have an automatic place in the coveted group phase of the Champions League this season, while Chelsea had such a poor campaign that they did not even manage to scrape into the poor relation that is the Europa League, do not expect us to be favourites to win any transfer battle between the two clubs.

Arsenal table cut-price offer for out-of-favour Barcelona international

Arsenal have launched a bid to sign Arda Turan from Barcelona this summer, with his club willing to sell for a loss (apparently).

The Turkish international joined the Catalan giants from La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid last summer, but was forbidden from being registered to play until Barcelona had their transfer ban lifted in the following January.