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Arsenal losing bartering battle for Player of Year

Arsenal appear likely to miss out on Rob Holding’s signature, with the club’s far from close to price-agreement.

The Gunners are claimed to have made an initial offer of £750,000 for the 20 year-old, which has been turned down, with the sides valuing the defender on completely different scales.

Has Miyaichi run out of time at Arsenal?

Will Miyaichi figure next season? by AH

Ryo Miyaichi was a player that I think gave every Arsenal fan a tad of excitement. Maybe not the most skilful or amazing player that would change a game in an instant but his raw speed just gave us the feeling that something amazing could happen at any moment, much like the feel you got when you first saw Theo Walcott play for Arsenal, or Alex Oxlade Chamberlain, even Serge Gnabry. All excellent talents and young stars for the future (well apart from Walcott).

Last Chance Saloon for Afobe at Arsenal

Will Afobe make it at Arsenal? by AH

Benik Afobe. A player which both Arsenal fans and manager Arsene Wenger once had very high hopes for, but now he seems to be nothing more than the other Arsenal youth players that struggle. His continuous loan deals and struggles with fitness look set to make him the next in line for the failed youth players, which is now rising to an extraordinary amount.

Arsenal could soon have 2 Japanese players

It is fair to say that the Japanese international Ryo Miyaichi has not had the best of times since joining Arsenal at the start of 2011. Over two years later, the winger has made just two appearances for the Gunners and they were in the league cup. He has been out on loan for most of that time, though, and has impressed his bosses at Feyenoord, Bolton Wanderers and Wigan Athletic, where his latest spell was ravaged by injury.

Young Arsenal striker doing well on loan

Loan Watch – Benik Afobe at Bolton by AM

Benik Afobe, who was loaned out to Bolton at the start of this month, has said that Jack Wilshere and Ryo Miyaichi’s experience at Bolton helped him make his decision to switch with ease. In an interview Afobe said –

Wigan confirm deal for Arsenal winger

Wigan Set To Sign Arsenal Winger by AH

Wigan Athletic have reportedly made a bid for Arsenal’s Ryo Miyaichi on a season long loan deal. The move for the Japanese winger was confirmed by Wigan’s goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi on the social networking site Twitter.