Wednesday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumours.
Arsenal are interested in signing PSV Eindhoven defender Aboubacar Kone, 14, if the in-demand Belgium youth international is not tied down by the Dutch champions before his 16th birthday, according to Anderlecht Online (in Dutch).
Arsenal centre-back Per Mertesacker admitted the side’s 3-2 defeat to Olympiakos was “not acceptable”, the Daily Mirror reports.
The Gunners are facing an early exit from the Champions League after losing their opening two group games.
Arsene Wenger last night refused to blame David Ospina for Arsenal’s Champions League nightmare, the Daily Star reports.
And the Gunners boss also refused to accept he had made mistake selecting the Colombian ahead of summer signing Petr Cech.
Piers Morgan believes Arsene Wenger’s time is up at Arsenal and he should be replaced by Jurgen Klopp, according to the Daily Express.
The journalist and TV host is a vocal Gunners fan on social media and last night’s shocking 3-2 defeat to Olympiacos was a step too far.