Monthly Archives: August 2016

Jack Wilshere joins Bournemouth on loan

wilshere_bournemouthJack Wilshere has signed for Bournemouth on a season-long loan deal. The England international is understood to have pushed for the move with a view to getting his career back on track with regular first team football. As has been well documented, the 24-year-old has struggled with injuries since breaking into the Gunners first team in […]

Glen Kamara joins Colchester on loan

glenkamaraArsenal have announced that midfielder Glen Kamara has joined Colchester United on loan. The 20 year old made his Arsenal debut last season, away in a 3-0 defeat to Sheffield Wednesday in the Capital One Cup. He then had a short loan spell at Southend United, making 6 appearances for The Shrimpers. Colchester are currently […]

Kelechi Nwakali joins MVV Maastricht

kelechi_nwakaliNigerian youngster Kelechi Nwakali has joined Dutch side MVV Maastricht on loan for the 2016-17 season. The 18 year old officially joined the Gunners this month, after protracted negotiations which seemed to drag on for months. He shone at the U17 World Championships last year, putting him on Arsenal’s radar, but a loan was always […]

Wilshere arrives at Bournemouth to complete loan

wilshere_bournemouthJack Wilshere has arrived at AFC Bournemouth to complete a season long loan deal. The England midfielder is currently being shown around the club by friend and former Arsenal teammate Benik Afobe, along with Cherries boss Eddie Howe. BREAKING: Jack Wilshire arrives at Vitality Stadium #afcb #afc #JackWilshere — James Tzanoudakis (@jtzsport) August 31, […]

Gnabry: I’m very happy to be at Werder

Gnabry Werder Contract signingSerge Gnabry says he consulted former Werder Bremen duo Per Mertesacker and Mesut Ozil before putting pen-to-paper on his permanent move to the Weserstadion. Arsene Wenger had wanted the 21-year-old winger to sign a new contract at Arsenal following his impressive performances at the Olympics only for the lure of regular first team football in his […]

Wenger impressed by intelligent Mustafi

Shkodran Mustafi ArsenalArsene Wenger says the intelligence and experience of Shkodran Mustafi played a big part in his decision to bring him to the club. The German international has already had a spell in England, joining Everton as a 17 year old. It did not go well, so much so that he considered giving up the game. […]

Petit: Vieira ‘sickened’ by Arsenal snub

Patrick Vieira Emmanuel Petit 1998Emmanuel Petit says Patrick Vieira has been left sickened by Arsenal’s failure to offer him a coaching position in retirement. The Frenchmen formed a close bond during their two years together at Highbury and have remained close, to the point where Petit feels it’s his business to air Patrick’s dirty laundry in public. Reflecting on Wenger’s […]