If you go on the premise that there is no smoke without fire then it would seem that Arsenal are on the verge of signing the young Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata, as there is an avalanche of stories regarding the deal this morning.
No bid for Di Maria from Arsenal! by Ash
The transfer window may not be open yet but with the Christmas period soon to hit the big day and with January just around the corner, the transfer rumours are beginning to warm up and for Arsenal there are some very interesting results.
Mesut Ozil was too expensive!! That is the view of the former Arsenal keeper Jens Lehmann, anyway. The former Germany keeper never got to play with Ozil, as he retired the year before the talented midfielder’s debut, but he obviously has seen a lot of Arsenal’s new star.
Arsene Wenger has always been protective about the players under his authority at Arsenal Football Club, sometimes against all logical reasoning, but he has good reason for his latest statement backing the club’s record signing against the continuing derogatory suggestions coming from Mesut Ozil’s former club Real Madrid.
Perez palms the media off to Arsenal! by Ash
It has become clear recently that Arsene Wenger is trying to sign a player to help out in the problem defensive or holding midfield area. That doesn’t necessarily mean that Wenger will be successful in signing somebody, especially now that Napoli are preparing to challenge for Luiz Gustavo from Bayern Munich.
A look at Sebastian Perez by Ash
As Arsenal were doing their best to prove that Arsene Wenger’s unshakable faith in his players was not the fevered ramblings of an Absinthe addict, a report in Metro claimed that Wenger is on the berge of completing his first Arsenal signing of this longest of summers.