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Arsenal earn huge Andre Onana transfer boost
Arsenal have received huge boost in pursuit of Andre Onana with Ajax goalkeeper’s ban reduced to nine months.
The Cameroon international was banned a year by UEFA in February after testing positive for Furosemide following an out-of-competition test.
Onana has always maintained that he accidentally took medicine that was prescribed for his wife and launched an appeal to CAS, which was heard last week.
As it stands now, he will be available to play again on November 3rd, with are huge boost for Mikel Arteta’s side, who interested in services of Cameroon international.
Earlier of this week report by The Times, claimed Mikel Arteta’s recruitment team submitted an offer for Cameroon international, and hope to conclude the deal as soon as possible since they’re already told the outcome result of his ban.
Arsenal want Ryan on permanent deal
Arsenal have expressed their interest in signing goalkeeper Mat Ryan on a permanent basis, according to Sky Sports.
Ryan, 29, joined the London club in the second half of the 2020/21 campaign on loan from Brighton, but played just three Premier League games.
The Australian shot-stopper is set to become a free agent with his contract at Brighton due to expire at the end of month and is attracting interest from numbers of club with including Arsenal and Celtic.
However, reports by The Sky Sports, claim Arsenal are in pole position to land the 29-year-old goalkeeper, who said to be monitoring by numbers of club in Spain and France.
Arsenal ‘made contact’ over availability of United midfielder Van de Beek
Arsenal have made an enquiries with Manchester United over possibly signing Donny van de Beek this summer, according to reports.
Van de Beek, who joined Manchester United from Ajax last summer, struggled to break into the first-team under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
According to 90min, the Holland international is now being linked with a shock move to the Gunners, who are reportedly chasing a central midfielder to replace the outbound Granit Xhaka.
Arsenal made contact with Isak’s agent with Gunners set to launch bid for highly-rated forward
Arsenal have made contact with Alexander Isak’s representative to find out about the striker’s contract situation at Real Sociedad, according to reports.
After The Athletic, confirmed Gunners interest in signing the highly-rated forward, who scored 17 goals in La Liga last season, Radio San Sebastian, furthermore provided an update regarding the situation.
The reports claimed that Mikel Arteta’s recruitment team, lead by club technical director Edu Gasper ‘contacted’ Isak’s representatives to find out about the striker’s contract situation at Real Sociedad.
Isak, who his stellar performances earned him a place in Sweden’s European Championships squad, has a release clause of £60.2million, while the towering striker has three years remaining on his contract with Sociedad.
Arsenal ‘firm favourites’ to sign Yves Bissouma after pushing ahead with Brighton transfer
Arsenal are reportedly ready to submit an offer for Brighton star Yves Bissouma with Mikel Arteta keen on strengthen his midfield options with Mali box-to-box midfielder.
The Gunners are looking to bolster their squad in the summer transfer window and are reportedly ready to ‘firm up’ their interest in Bissouma, who produced sensational performances in middle of park for Brighton last season.
Arsenal have already confirmed the departure of Dani Ceballos and Martin Odegaard while Granit Xhaka, Matteo Guendouzi, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Mohamed Elneny set to depart from Emirates this summer.
Report by The 90min, claim Arsenal are ready to bringing in Bissouma alongside Ruben Neves to Emirates stadium this summer and already prepared to submitted the offer for both midfielders as early of next week.
Roma set to agreeing £15.5m deal with Arsenal for Granit Xhaka
AS Roma are close to an agreement with Arsenal for the £15.5million signing of midfielder Granit Xhaka, according to reports in Italy.
The 26-year-old central midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to Serie A side, since Jose Mourinho appointed as head coach of the Italian club.
However, reports by, Corriere dello Sport, claimed an agreement of around £15.5m is set to be sealed between the two clubs, including bonuses, with Roma preparing to offer Xhaka a four-year contract.
The Swiss captain joined the Gunners for £35million in the summer of 2016 and became Arsenal’s club captain three years later before being stripped of the role after five months after falling out with supporters.
Xhaka has played 220 times for the Gunners, scoring 13 goals, and has helped the north Londoners to two FA Cup and two Community Shield trophies