Tag: Valencia

Are Arsenal out of touch in the transfer market?

Arsenal have supposedly agreed a fee with Valencia to sell Francis Coquelin this month for a lowly £12 Million, but is that a fair amount? Chelsea this week agreed a deal to bring Ross Barkley to Stamford Bridge for £15 Million, a player with only six months remaining on his contract, and also a player […]

Is Gabriel right to criticise treatment by Arsenal boss?

Gabriel Paulista was allowed to join Valencia from Arsenal this summer, and the defender has come out to criticise his treatment before leaving North London. The defender failed to secure a regular starting role in Arsene Wenger’s first-team, and the Brazilian claims that he was unfairly treated, and deserved more opportunity to prove himself. The […]

Arsenal selling defender despite current crisis?

Arsenal are allowing Gabriel Paulista to join Valencia in a £10 Million deal supposedly, but are lacking options at present. The Gunners fielded a back three of Sead Kolasinac, Nacho Monreal and Rob Holding last Friday, and conceded three goals in a 4-3 thrilling opening match victory. The win would have been much the more comfortable […]

Arsenal confirm Shkodran Mustafi signing! What’s your view?

Arsenal have officially announced the signing of German international Shkodran Mustafi from Valencia, although they do not quote the fee paid within their announcement. This is how they announced his arrival on the official Arsenal website. ‘German World Cup-winning centre back Shkodran Mustafi has joined us from Valencia. ‘The 24-year-old defender has been with the […]

Arsenal Mustafi deal to rely on Chelsea sale?

Arsenal have been linked with a deal to sign Shkodran Mustafi for a number of weeks now, and the deal is now said to be in the balance. Valencia are claimed to have raised their asking price to £50 Million for the German international, which will certainly not be paid by the Gunners, but they […]

Arsenal offered former target as Mustafi replacement

Arsenal are claimed to have been offered the chance to sign Valencia defender Aymen Abdennour, instead of defensive partner Shkodran Mustafi. The Gunners were forced to field an inexperienced pairing at centre-back this week, and were severely punished by Liverpool, who in turn put four goals past us. We will be expected to have Laurent […]

Are Arsenal targeting the wrong West Ham star?

We all know that Arsene Wenger likes to plan for the future, and even though his current contract with Arsenal is due to run out at the end of next season I do not expect that to change. Even last month when the January transfer window gave the Frenchman a brilliant opportunity to sign some […]