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Arsenal reject late bid for Elneny

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Arsenal turned down a late bid for midfielder Mohamed Elneny from Galatasaray before the Turkish transfer window closed. The window in Turkey closed on Wednesday, and the Super Lig side made an enquiry about the availability of the Egyptian international, who has previously spent a season on loan with Istanbul rivals Beşiktaș. However, despite the fact that Elneny has just ...

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Injury rules duo out of moves

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Hopes that both Mohamed  Elneny and Sead Kolasinac could yet leave Arsenal this summer have been dashed after both suffered injuries. The pair had been linked with clubs in Turkey, where the transfer window is still open, Elneny with Beșiktaş, where he had previously spent a loan spell, and Kolasinac with Fenerbahçe. Elneny missed Egypt’s World Cup qualifier with Angola ...

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Kolasinac staying with Arsenal

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Despite manging to arrange last day loan moves for Hector Bellerín, Reiss Nelson, and goalkeeper Alex Runarsson, Sead Kolasinac remains an Arsenal player. The Bosnian international spent the second half of last season on loan with Schalke, and with less than one year left on his current deal at the Emirates, it was widely assume that he would be moving ...

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Kolasinac set for Arsenal exit

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Left-back Sead Kolasinac is set to depart Arsenal in the next week. The Bosnian international is close to agreeing a deal to join Turkish side Fenerbahçe. That could mean a link-up with former friend and teammate Mesut Ozil. It was Kolasinac who came to Ozil’s aid when the former World Cup winner was the target of an attempted street robbery ...

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Beșiktaș want Elneny

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Turkish Super Lig champions Beșiktaș want to sign Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny. The Egyptian spent the 2019 – 2020 season in loan with the Istanbul side, for whom he made 36 appearances in all competitions, scoring once. He returned to North London last summer, and forced his way back into Mikel Arteta’s plans making 41 appearances in all, and scoring ...

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Batshuayi close to Chelsea departure

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Michy Batshuayi is close to ending his Chelsea career, with Turkish club Beşiktaş having reached an agreement for his signature. The Belgian international, already a peripheral figure at Stamford Bridge, has been pushed further down the pecking order following the arrival of compatriot Romelu Lukaku at the club, and knows that he needs to move elsewhere if he wants to ...

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Fenerbahçe want Giroud

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Olivier Giroud could be set for a reunion with former Arsenal teammate Mesut Ozil at Turkish side Fenerbahçe. The 34-year-old’s current contract at Stamford Bridge ends in the summer, and the Super Lig side are hoping to persuade him to make the move to Turkey. The pair played together for five seasons at the Emirates, before Giroud crossed the capital ...

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Liverpool to bid for Turkish goalkeeper

Liverpool are ready to bid for Turkish goalkeeper Ugurcan Çakir. The Trabzonspor player was appearing in a World Cup qualifier against Norway against Oslo on Sunday. The Premier League champions had sent scouts initially to watch Erling Haaland, but it was Çakir who caught the eye in Turkey’s impressive 3 – 0 away win. And now the Reds are lining-up ...

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Rose will see out his Tottenham contract

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Full-back Danny Rose will see out the rest of his Tottenham contract at the club. The 30-year-old had seemed to be on the verge of sealing a move to the Turkish side Trabzonspor, but that deal collapsed, although there are varying versions as to the reason for that. According to the Turkish club they decided that it was too difficult ...

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Turkish end to Rose nightmare in sight

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Danny Rose is set to end his Tottenham nightmare by moving to Turkey to join Trabzonspor. The left-back has not played for Spurs all season having been left out of both their Premier League and Europa League squads. Instead, he has been forced to train with the Spurs’ development squads. In fact, since Jose Mourinho joined the club in November ...

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