By Sir Hardly Anyone
Of course in the world of transfers not everything is as it seems, so before I let you in on the really big secret of just who it is we are signing, let’s clear the dead wood…
Three-Year-Deal: Arsenal Have Agreed Transfer, CL Forward Delighted With Move
That story is about Podolski
Arsenal set to announce deal with former Bayern Munich star, after personal terms have been agreed!
That’s Podolski as well.
World class winner flying out for medical as Arsenal set to announce another deal
And well, you guessed, Podolski has been spotted at an airport in Turkey.
So now with that out of the way let’s get down to business.
Arsenal Set TO ANNOUNCE $33m Superstar Signing In Days
Premier league giants Arsenal are set to announce the arrival of Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal. What looks like a very unexpected move, Arsenal fans are in for a huge celebration if the Chilean transfer to Arsenal is officially announced.
However there are always sales headlined, and a lot of the aaa sites are desperate for some bad news.
Atlético Madrid are understood to be weighing up a bid for Santi Cazorla as a possible replacement for Arda Turan, according to a report in the Times.
While many Arsenal supporters would be unhappy to see Cazorla leave in the summer, the arrival of Turan may go someway to softening the blow.
“Reports about my move are not correct. I am on holidays and resting,” Turan said on Twitter.
Arsenal have been told they must pay £14m if they want to sign Baba Rahman from German side Augsburg.
The Ghana international, who is also being courted by Chelsea, Manchester City, is understood to have impressed Arsène Wenger, the Arsenal manager, as he helped Augsburg finish fifth in the Bundesliga last season.
Does all this seem a bit dry and dull?
Try these two headlines right next to each other on Friday on the Independent’s web site.
Here’s another bit of a laugh. MIU Soccer web site has the screaming web site headline
Arsenal close in on WORLD CLASS deal for£45 million rated Frenchman
Click on it and you get “page not found”. Such is life.
SHOCKING! Arsenal Star Says That Players Are Leaving Training In tears
Oh my god, the club is falling apart. But no, it is the Spanish women’s team angry with their coach. I am not sure it is that shocking. Managers get angry with players and players get angry with coaches.
4 July 1998: Dennis Bergkamp became the Netherlands top scorer. He went on to score 37 goals in 79 international games – despite not wishing to fly to away matches.