Barely hours after announcing that Egyptian midfielder Mohammed Elneny had signed a contract extension, the gunners are set to confirm their striking sensation has agreed to a new contract. With Alexander Lacazette set to leave the Emirates-based giants upon the expiry of his Arsenal tenure, the gunners are set to announce that England U-21 international Eddie Nketiah has penned a new deal.
Big move for Ghana as star player asks England, manager, to leave him out of squad ahead of Ghana WC
Good evening and welcome to my daily sports updates.Tap on the follow link on the top right corner if you haven't done so to receive more news.Welcome. English born star Tariq Lamptey who has Ghanaian parents has reportedly asked England under 21 coach to leave him out of the squad ahead of the world Cup in Qatar.It is reported by English sports journalist Tom Barclay who claims that the teenage sensation asked to be left out as he continues to be closely linked with a switch to the Black Stars of Ghana.The west African giants have been trying to convince English born players to link up with their national team ahead of the Qatar world cup.
After the end of football season in England, several clubs are busy with transfers and player contracts. Top English teams haven't been left out of this situation. Clubs like Arsenal and Manchester united that finished outside of the champions league qualification have to strengthen their squads.
Hello there and welcome to today's updates where we are going to look at the players who underperformed most in just ended premier league season. Let's see; 1. ALEXANDRE LACAZETTE French forward Alexander Lacazette hasn't been the same we knew some seasons back. He had a poor start of the season and things got worse when his partner Pierre Emerick Aubameyang left the club and joined Barcelona.
The Gunners is one of the club that has greatly improved after finishing fifth in the table despite having the youngest squad in the Premier League. The previous season they had finished eighth in the table where they failed to play in both the Champions League and the Europa League.
Arsenal continue to weigh different alternatives aiming at remedying their forward line on the pitch, bearing in mind that both Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah are on the exit doors following an expired Contract. Lately, the Gunners have reportedly been linked to prolific strikers including Manchester City and Brazilian youngster Gabriel Jesus.
According to latest reports, Arsenal may sell their center back Gabriel Meghalhaes. Other possible departures are Granit Xhaka, Alexander Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah. On transfer targets, the Gunners are interested in Cody Gakpo from PSV Eindhoven, Gabriel Jesus and Ilkay Gundogan from Manchester City.
Source: Getty images Mikel Arteta's are optimistic in securing the signature of £ 50m Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus even without securing Champions League football next season after finishing the 2021/22 campaign fifth placed. Both Eddie Nketiah and Alexander Lacazette are out of contract in the summer and it remains unknown whether the duo will pen down new contracts to extend their stay at the Emirates.
Arsenal are keen on setting up an invulnerable squad next season. They have ventured into the transfer market in style aiming to land fruitful goal scorers who would get the job done in the opponents' box. It has been confirmed that the Emirates side have reached an agreement to sign a forward with robust attacking displays ahead of the summer transfer window.
Arsenal are tipped to be one of the busiest clubs in the incoming summer transfer window with Arteta boss keen on strengthening his entire squad after literally missing out on UEFA champions league spot. Arteta's main priority is to sign a defensive midfielder and a striker considering that Thomas Partey is always injury striken coupled with possible exit of Xhaka, Alexandre Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah who's yet to extend his stay at Emirates.
So far, Arsenal have had a better season with Arteta's main aim of qualifying for UEFA champions league next season nearly to be achieved by his young squad. Arsenal are allegedly keen on bolistering their squad especially the attacking options knowing that Pierre Aubameyang is yet to be replaced coupled with possible exit of aging Alexandre Lacazette in June.
Edu Gasper Arsenal have reportedly completed their first signing of the summer after agreeing on a €3.5 Million principle with Sau Paulo for 19 year old winger, Marquinhos. Football guru Fabrizio Romano clarified that signing Marquinhos will not interfere with Arsenal’s plans in the summer transfer window because they will still be signing two more midfielders and a striker.
Eddie Howe's side Newcastle will be hosting Arsenal at St James' Park in today's only English Premier League match. Arsenal have won their last 7 matches against Newcastle United recording 17 wins in their last 18 premier league matches. Arsenal are in fifth place following Tottenham Hotspur yesterday's 1-0 win against Burnely.
Arsenal are looking to strengthen their top four spot position despite facing stiff competition from Tottenham Hotspurs who are also are fighting for the position. With both teams left with only three games to the end of the season, the two London giants today meet in a game that will be a determining factor in their fate for top four.
Arsenal has enjoyed a better season so far, with Arteta's major goal of qualifying for the UEFA Champions League next season almost being met by his young side. Arsenal are reportedly interested in bolstering their team, particularly their attacking options, given that Pierre Aubameyang has yet to be replaced and that aging Alexandre Lacazette could leave in June.
Arsenal will be looking forward to reedem themselves from last defeat when they will facing Newcastle united with the hopes of securing all the three points in an attempt to keep their UEFA champions league qualifications hopes alive. The Gunners are one point behind fourth placed Tottenham Hotspurs and a win will guarantee them a champions league spot ahead of rivals like Manchester United and Spurs.
Arsenal will be Keen to strengthen their attack line in the upcoming summer transfer window, with forwards Eddie Nketiah & Alexandre Lacazette possible departures when their current contracts with the club expires. According to reputable journalist & transfer expert Fabrizio Romano, the Mikel Arteta's led side have reached full agreement with Sao Paulo for their highly rated winger Marquinhos who will sign a long term contract with the Emirates based outfit until June 2027 after completing his medicals.
Despite conducting a mass squad overhaul last summer during the transfer window, the club still aims at clearing some deadwood profiles in the squad to create space for some new signings. This season alone, Mikel Arteta together with Edu Gaspar parted ways with some significant names including former club's captain Pierre Emerick Aubameyang and Mesut Özil and more are expected to follow.
As the summer transfer window approaches, leading European teams will be preparing to go all out in an attempt to bolster their squads, with Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta already naming his top targets. Despite possessing Eddie Nketiah and Mohammed Elneny in his respective departments, it's widely assumed that the Spanish manager requires at least two forwards and a defensive midfielder.
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Eddie Nketiah Reliable sources have revealed that West Ham United are leading the race to sign 22 year old Arsenal center forward Eddie Nketiah who will be out of contract in the summer. West Ham United are expected to release a few of their attacking options including as Yarmolenko and Yaremchuk in the summer in the wake of welcoming Eddie Nketiah as the new acquisition.