Arsenal switch information LIVE: Newest updates from the January switch window
Friday, January 17
- Dries Mertens is contemplating a suggestion from Arsenal
- Alexandre Lacazette ‘likes’ Layvin Kurzawa strategy
- Jerome Boateng replace on January transfer
- Thomas Lemar makes determination on future with Atletico Madrid
Patrick Vieira had little interest in Arsenal job
Patrick Vieira has mentioned there was no likelihood of him taking up from Unai Emery because the Arsenal supervisor.
Vieira was strongly linked with the submit at Arsenal earlier than the membership selected Mikel Arteta.
However the Gunners legend insists he by no means gave it a lot thought concerning the hypothesis linking him together with his former membership.
“No, however there isn’t a place in my thoughts to have these sort of conversations,” he instructed the Daily Mail.
“My focus is right here [at Nice]. This undertaking fits who I’m and what I wish to obtain.”
Guardiola solutions questions on Stones rumours
Pep Guardiola has refused to speak about hypothesis linking John Stones to Arsenal.
Reviews emerged this week suggesting Stones was a goal for Arsenal, though Mikel Arteta was fast to disclaim such curiosity.
Now Guardiola has confronted questions for the primary time since these rumours got here out.
“I’m not going to speak concerning the rumours, the gamers linked with us or the opposite golf equipment,” he mentioned.
“We’ve been linked with lots of golf equipment. I’m not going to reply.”
Mertens ‘evaluating’ supply
Arsenal have reportedly made an strategy to Dries Mertens about the potential of signing him as a free agent in the summertime, and the striker is claimed to be contemplating it.
In line with Italian newspaper Corriere del Mezzogiorno, Napoli have resigned to dropping the ahead on the finish of the season together with his contract working down.
And the report states there was an strategy by each West Ham and Arsenal.
Mertens is claimed to have rejected a suggestion from the Hammers however Arsenal have been handed some promising information with the ahead fascinated with a transfer to the Emirates.