Arsenal have been struggling to bring in new players in recent weeks, with a number of defensive and attacking knock-backs, and they now look to be missing out on Jose Fonte’s signature, who looks set to join Manchester United.
Gary Neville has given his top-four predictions for the coming season, and is tipping Arsenal to come second in the Premier League.
The Gunners finished in the runner-up spot last term, after Tottenham finished third in a two-horse race for the title, and Gary Neville has tipped us to finish in the same spot once again this season.
Arsenal are linked with a move to sign Jonny Evans from West Bromwich Albion this summer.
The Gunners lost Per Mertesacker to injury in recent weeks, forcing the club to reconsider their defensive options coming into the new season, with the German expected to miss the opening five months of the campaign.
Real Madrid are claimed to have postponed a meeting with Juventus in which they were set to discuss Alvaro Morata’s future.
The Spanish international’s transfer has been speculated in the press for the past few months, with Real claimed to be ready to trigger his release clause this summer, before selling him on for a sizeable profit.
Just a few days after the majority of Arsenal transfer rumours about the talented attacking midfield star Henrikh Mkhitaryan were leaning towards Arsenal leading the race to sign him, the Gunners have suffered a double blow to the chances of securing this particular transfer.
For those who are asking, Koscielny is not for sale!
Who is Gabriel Barbosa?
In a summer transfer window that is expected to be relatively busy for the Gunners it comes as no surprise that the club is once again linked with every player under the sun. However, one player that may not have crossed your footballing minds is a young Brazilian called Gabriel Barbosa!
Alvaro Morata has declared that he wants a move to be wrapped up by June 13, before the Spain team play their opening match of the European Championship.
The striker is firmly expected to make a move away from Juventus this summer, with Real Madrid keen to trigger a buy-back clause, before selling him on for a profit.