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‘He wants a transfer’ – Arsenal ready to complete swoop for defender.

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Arsenal are heavily linked with a move for Borussia Dortmund’s defender Sokratis Papasathoupolous in the aftermath of failing to agree to a fee for initial target Caylors Sugunuc.

The London club are in dire need of defensive options and were reportedly holding out for a move for the starlet, but have now decided to look elsewhere due to Freiburg’s high valuation of the youngster.

And, according to reports from the Daily Mail, The Gunners appears to have turned their eyes towards the destination of another German club in the search for a defender with Dortmund’s Sokratis reportedly their next target with the club now set to finalize a deal in the region of 17 million pounds for the 29- year- old.

Arsenal are set to name its next manager after Wenger’s recent departure and former captain Mikel Arteta is rumoured as the likely candidate to be selected for the role.

The club are also looking to revamp an ageing defense as veteran, Per Metersacker is poised to take up a coaching role while Laurent Koscieny dreadful injury rules him out for the entirety of the World cup and the early months of next campaign.

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Alexandre Lacazette Lauds Vardy For Finishing Ability Ahead Of Premier League Clash

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In-form Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has heaped praise on Leicester City star Jamie Vardy as the two teams prepare to face each other in a Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium on Monday night.

The French international spoke about Vardy in an interview monitored by the Daily Star as he lauded the retired English international for his ruthlessness and finishing ability in the opposition box.

Lacazette and Arsenal would be hoping to record a 10th straight victory in all competitions when they host the Foxes.

A win would make it seven successive victories for the Gunners in the Premier League and it could take the North Londoners as high as the third position on the league table.

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A fourth straight league victory at home would take Arsenal to within two points of leaders and defending champions Manchester City.

Former Lyon striker Lacazette would be hoping to play a prominent role for his team against the Foxes.

The 27-year-old has started the last five league games and he’s expected to lead the line against Leicester City.

The September Player of the Month Award nominee has contributed four goals and four assists in just five starts and three substitute appearances.

He was on target twice in the last league match, a 5-1 win over Fulham.

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Mesut Ozil Declares Himself Fit For Leicester City Clash

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Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has declared himself fit ahead of the Gunners’ Premier League meeting with Leicester City.

The North Londoners host the Foxes at the Emirates Stadium later on Monday with the hope of closing the gap on the league leaders.

Ahead of the game, recently retired German international midfielder Mesut Ozil has made himself available for the game via his official Instagram account.

He posted a photo of himself at full stretch with a caption that conveyed his readiness for the league game against Leicester City.

Ozil had earlier missed the Gunners’ last league game against Fulham with a small injury problem.

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Without the former Real Madrid star, Arsenal produced their best performance of the season against the Cottagers.

Arsenal won the game 5-1 to record a ninth successive win in all competitions and win no. 6 on the bounce in the Premier League.

The trio of Alexandre Lacazette, Aaron Ramsey and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang were on target for the Gunners in that game.

In-form French striker Lacazette scored either side of Andre Schurrle’s goal for the hosts to put Arsenal 2-1 up before wantaway Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey extended Arsenal’s lead just after coming on as a substitute.

Another Arsenal substitute Aubameyang added a brace to give the Gunners a comprehensive 5-1 win.

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Arsenal In Four-Way Battle For Young Defender

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Arsenal are reportedly in a four-way battle to sign young English defender Dylan Crowe ahead of the upcoming transfer window in the New Year.

According to the report from popular English news portal Daily Mirror, the Gunners will have to fend off competition from rivals Manchester United and the German Bundesliga duo of RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund in their bid to sign the 17-year-old.

The young English defender plays for English Championship side Ipswich Town where he’s yet to make a first team appearance.

He rose through the ranks at the club after joining at the age of 12 and has featured for the Championship outfit’s various youth teams.

Dylan Crowe came to the attention of European giants like Manchester United, Arsenal, Borussia Dortmund and others after he helped the England U17s to the European Championships during the summer.

The report from the Daily Mirror further revealed that Arsenal manager Unai Emery is in search of future stars and Dylan Crowe fits the bill.

It was further revealed that the North Londoners are in pole position to sign him ahead of Manchester United and the Bundesliga clubs who are buoyed by the recent successes recorded by young English players in Germany.

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Arsenal Owner Ranked 58th Richest Man In America

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Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke has been ranked the 58th richest individual in the United States of America according to a special report from the Forbes Magazine.

According to Forbes, the 71-year-old made his money from Real Estate and Sports and is currently worth $8.5bn.

Stan Kroenke is, however, a long way from technology expert Jeff Bezos who’s the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Amazon.

Jeff Bezos is the richest man in America with an estimated personal fortune of $160bn.

Stan Kroenke recently became the outright owner of North London giants Arsenal in August after he made a $550m offer to buy out the shares of the club’s second majority shareholder Alisher Usmanov.

Arsenal are reportedly worth $2.3bn after the complete takeover from Stan Kroenke was completed.

His complete ownership of the Gunners has coincided with the club’s impressive winning run of nine games in all competitions under new manager Unai Emery.

The Spanish tactician signed a three-year in the summer as a replacement for Frenchman Arsene Wenger who ended his 22-year reign at the end of last season.

He started the season with successive league defeats against Manchester City and Chelsea before turning things around with the recent winning sequence of nine games.

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