Monthly archives: July 2017

Newcastle join Lucas Perez chase

Wenger: Lucas has potential to be greatReports over the weekend claim that Newcastle United are set to target Lucas Perez as his dream move back to Deportivo la Coruña stalls. The Spanish side have offered €9m thus far, much less than the €15m the Gunners are seeking, and the newly promoted Magpies have apparently earmarked him as a potential recruit. There’s […]

Coquelin and Mustafi to miss Community Shield

Arsene Wenger says Francis Coquelin will miss next Sunday’s Community Shield showdown with Chelsea after injuring ankle ligaments in yesterday’s 5-2 win over Benfica. The Frenchman required treatment midway through the first half and initially stayed on the pitch to assist Theo Walcott but was substituted before the game restarted. “He looks like he has […]

Wenger on Sead Kolasinac and Reiss Nelson

During yesterday’s 5-2 win over Benfica in the Emirates Cup, a couple of relatively new faces stood out. Reiss Nelson’s impressive pre-season continued, and he showed he’s got plenty of potential after another excellent performance. The 17 year old caused the Portuguese side all kinds of problems, and he drew praise from Arsene Wenger after […]

Kieran Gibbs linked with Watford switch

According to the Mirror, Kieran Gibbs is on the brink of a move to Watford. The left-back has been deemed surplus to requirements, and was not part of the squad that travelled on the pre-season tour. He was also not included in the Emirates Cup line-up this weekend, and was seen training alone. The report […]