Tag Archives: Slimani

Did the Arsenal boss fail to scout Perez properly?

Lucas Perez joined Arsenal this summer from Deportivo La Coruna, but their manager Arsene Wenger seems has concerns about him.

The Spanish striker started in the midweek 4-0 win over Nottingham Forest, and bagged his first two goals for the club during the match.

Arsenal in talks to sign 31-goal striker in £25M deal

Arsenal are said to be in talks with Sporting Lisbon over a deal to sign Islam Slimani this summer.

The Algerian striker scored an impressive 27 league goals last season, as well as another four in other competitions, and has been on the radar of the North-London club for some time now.

Are Arsenal using Campbell’s loan to snare this wantaway striker?

Joel Campbell has joined Sporting Lisbon on a season-long loan deal which will come as a surprise to some Arsenal fans, but could it be part of a bigger picture?

The winger had impressed last season, and had appeared to have earned his place in the Gunners playing squad, but following the emergence of Alex Iwobi, the Costa Rican was limited to only three substitute outings in the league.