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Aubameyang’s Arsenal future in doubt

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Pierre Emerick Aubameyang’s Arsenal future is once again in doubt. In the summer of 2020 he signed a new three year deal with the club, becoming the highest paid player at the Emirates. However, e then proceeded to have his worse campaign since arriving in North London, with just 15 goals in all competitions. And that disappointing form has continued ...

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Arsenal struggling to keep young striker

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Arsenal are struggling to keep young striker Khayon Edwards at the club. The 18-year old has already scored 14 goals this season in youth football, but, with only six months left on hs contract, he is stalling on a new deal. There are a host of clubs tracking his situation, including Chelsea, Leeds, Southampton, and Newcastle, whilst there is also ...

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Maitland-Niles again linked with Arsenal exit

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Midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles is once again being linked with an exit from the Emirates. The 24 year old came close to joining Arsenal in the summer, but stayed with Arsenal after he was promised more game time by Mikel Arteta,  However, he remains a peripheral figure at the Emirates, having made just two Premier League starts, plus a handful of ...

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Chelsea hunting Real midfielder

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Despite having a plethora of options at his disposal, Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel still wants another midfielder. And one man reported to be firmly in his sights is Real Madrid’s Casemiro, who has fallen out of favour under Carlo Ancelotti. The Brazilian had been a staple in the Real side for several years until the arrival of the Italian manager ...

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Chelsea transfer flops (Part Two)

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Continuing the series looking at some of the biggest transfer flops in the Premier League era at Chelsea. For Part One please click here. Winston Bogarde 2000 This Dutch defender came to symbolise the worst traits of modern footballers. He joined Chelsea on a free transfer in 2000 from Barcelona and the London club promptly put him on huge wages ...

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Chelsea transfer flops (Part One)

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With the January transfer window just around the corner, Chelsea, along with a number of other Premier League clubs, may well be active in the market, hoping to strengthen their squad with a judicious signing or two. Nowadays a lot of consideration is involved before a club decides to bid for a player. They will be scouted, in person and ...

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Chelsea players unhappy at Azpilicueta reports

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A number of Chelsea players are reported to be unhappy and confused about the club’s failure to sign captain Cesar Azpilicueta to a new deal. The 32 year old, who is the club’s longest serving player, is in the final year of his current contract at Stamford Bridge, and there have been reports that Barcelona are in advanced talks to ...

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Arsenal now want Richarlison

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Arsenal’s need for a new striker has been well documented, with their lack of goals a major factor why the club are not higher up the table currently. Among the names heavily linked with them has been Everton’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin, bit now it is his team mate Richarlison, who is the latest subject of interest for them, according to reports. ...

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Arsenal linked with Wijnaldum loan

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Former Liverpool midfielder Gini Wijnaldum has been linked with a January loan move to Arsenal. The Dutch captain left Anfield at the and of last season when his contract expired, and moved to PSG to join Mauricio Pochettino’s start studded team. However, with the competition for places in Paris intense, he has struggled for game time, and is reported to ...

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Rüdiger close to Real move

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Antonio Rüdiger looks like he may become a Real Madrid this summer. That follows reports that the German defender has nominally reached an agreement with the Spanish club to sign for them once his contract with Chelsea expires at the end of the season. The fate of the 28-year old has been fiercely debated in recent months, with Chelsea desperate ...

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