Arsenal are top of the Premier League table after an impressive first few months of the season. The Gunners are five points ahead of 2nd place Manchester City.
Their next game is on 26th December against West Ham. In the meantime, here is a look at some of the latest news and rumours regarding the club...
Defender open to exit
Arsenal defender William Saliba would reportedly be open to a move to PSG. The Frenchman has been a key player for Mikel Arteta’s side since his return from his loan spell at Marseille. According to CBS Sports (via Daily Post), he is ‘interested’ in a switch to the Le Parc des Princes.
Juventus midfielder Nicolo Rovella has been linked with a transfer to the Emirates Stadium. The 21-year-old, who is a Italy youth international, has had loan spells at Genoa and Monza over recent years to get experience under his belt. As per Italian news outlet CalcioMercatoWeb, his name has emerged as a potential new target for the Gunners with the January transfer window on the horizon.
Reporter Fabrizio Romano believes Arsenal had a ‘big chance’ to sign Leicester City star Youri Tielemans over the summer. The Belgian ace ended up staying put at the King Power Stadium despite strong speculation he would leave. Romano has told CaughtOffisde:
“I think Arsenal had a big chance to sign him last summer, but they decided to proceed with different strategy and results have been great until now… so, we can’t judge anything negative for Arsenal honestly.”