Tag Archives: defender

Is Fabian Schar really going to sign for Arsenal?

Agent confirms Arsenal’s interest! Really? by Ash

Ahead of the January transfer window, which is set to open in just under two weeks time, the rumours surrounding players that could potentially be joining Arsenal is a hot topic to discuss and today the latest rumour surrounds FC Basel defender Fabian Schar. Schar hasn’t been linked with the Gunners so far this term and so this could add to the speculation because it suggests that he could be a new recruit to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger’s list.

Is Ignasi Miquel ready for the Arsenal First Team?

What to do with Miquel? by AH

Ignasi Miquel is a player whom I’m sure you are all familiar with because although he doesn’t play of a regular basis, he often features in the clubs domestic cup run competitions of the Capital One Cup and the FA Cup.

Arsenal Debate – Is it time for Vermaelen to be sold?

The decline of Vermaelen and the importance of Koscielny. by KJ

Another top-class centre-back admits Arsenal interest

Arsene Wenger made no changes to Arsenal’s defensive line-up during the summer transfer window, but it is beginning to emerge that they had made approaches to certain players in that position that didn’t come off. Yesterday the Montpellier captain, Mapou Yanga M’Biwa, told the world that he had been approached by Arsenal, and now today we have another confession of contact from a defender.

Per Mertesacker should keep his place in the Arsenal defence – He’s earned it!

Mertesacker- New and improved! by TS

So our defensive line is looking good you say? Not conceded a goal in the EPL yet, you announce? Well, Ill have you know, that you’re RIGHT! That’s right, Arsenal have got the best defensive record! Early days, sure, but who cares? If it was any other team, they’d be rubbing it every chance they get, so as Arsenal fans, we’ll do the same!

Arsenal scouting young England international defender

Arsenal chasing young Leicester defender by AM

Arsenal have joined the race to sign talented young defender Liam Moore from Leicester City according to Metro. Tottenham, Everton, Aston Villa and Manchester United have already been tracking the youngster’s progress for some time now. But now United and Arsenal are considered to be favorites to land the 19 year old defender.

Mikael Silvestre coming back to Arsenal!

I have some good news for Gooners! by AH

Now, please take note that the title is sarcastic, but I thought that this recent piece of news would be good to share with the readers on justarsenal.com.

Arsenal linked with versatile top-class French defender

Arsenal set their sights on Mbiwa by TS

Montpellier defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa remains a top target for Arsenal and AW as we look to strengthen our defense. The player, who is also captain for Montpellier, has a contract which runs out at the end of the season. The club is reportedly willing to let go of the player for a fee close to the £8m mark – which for his talent and ability is frankly an outright steal.