Former Arsenal star set to join La Liga club

Arsene Wenger "ready to spend money"

Reports in Spain claim former Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini will undergo a trial with La Liga 123 outfit Rayo Vallecano this week. The 33-year-old is a free agent having ended his one-year stint at Crystal Palace in June and has failed to find a new club since his Selhurst Park exit. The Marseille-native will arrive…

Arsene Wenger identifies Alexis Sanchez replacement

Wenger and Sanchez

Reports in London claim Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has lined up Wilfried Zaha as a replacement for Alexis Sanchez at the Emirates. According to The Sun, Wenger is preparing for Sanchez’s departure and is ready to launch a £35m bid for the Crystal Palace talisman. The Eagles are determined to keep Zaha, 25, at Selhurst…

Barcelona director set to join Arsenal

Arsene Wenger "ready to spend money"

Arsenal are set to complete a move for former Barcelona director of football Raul Sanllehi to replace Richard Law, according to Diario Sport. Sanllehi has enjoyed an influential role in the Blaugrana’s transfers since 2008 – and was reportedly influential in Neymar’s arrival in 2013 – but is set to leave after a chaotic summer…

Arsenal legend Martin Keown says Mesut Ozil has ‘mentally left’ club

Arsene Wenger and Mesut Ozil

Former Gunners defender Martin Keown has accused Mesut Ozil of having ‘mentally left’ the club as the midfielder’s Arsenal future continues to teeter on the brink of uncertainty. In a scathing attack, Keown questioned Ozil’s professionalism amid rumours that the 28-year-old will leave Arsenal in January or for free when his contract expires next summer. Ozil…