In-demand player’s agent hints at Liverpool move

Dynamo Kyiv winger Andriy Yarmolenko is an in-demand player at the moment. The Ukraine international has been recently linked with moves to Everton and Arsenal, and now the latest report has hinted at a possible transfer move to Liverpool. Yarmolenko’s agent Vadim Shabliy has recently uploaded a video on his Instagram account which suggests that the has recently held transfer talks with the Merseyside club. The video shows Liverpool’s London office and contains hashtags like ‘#meeting’, ‘#transferwindow’, ‘#fcliverpool’, ‘#ProStar’, ‘#football’, and ‘#agency’. #meeting #transferwindow #fcliverpool #ProStar #football #agency A video…

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Arsenal closing in on two big signings, while losing their biggest transfer target

According to the latest news reports, Arsenal are closing in on two big signings. However, the Gunners are also on the brink of losing the battle for their biggest transfer target. Arsenal are close to completing a £35.3 million move for Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka, with the Switzerland international keen on a Premier League move, according to German news outlet Bild. The 23-year-old has impressed with his play for the Swiss national team and in the Bundesliga, where he has scored three goals in 22 appearances in a role as…

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Everton target would pick Toffees over…Barcelona

Andriy Yarmolenko has reportedly told a Ukrainian news outlet that he’d rather transfer to Everton than Barcelona. The playmaker from Dynamo Kiev was a summer target for the Toffees and made the claim during an interview with Ukrainian news outlet Futbol, according to Goal, saying he would rather play twice a week at Goodison Park than sit on the bench at Camp Nou. “It is better to play at Everton”, the 26-year-old said. “Of course you can go to Barcelona, make a cool selfie with [Lionel] Messi, put the images on Instagram…

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Have Arsenal completed a big transfer?

According to several sports news outlets, including German Bild, Arsenal have agreed a £22.8 million deal with Dynamo Kiev for winger Andriy Yarmolenko. The Gunners had been quiet during the current winter transfer window, only signing Mohamed Elneny from Basel. Still, it was reported Arsene Wenger had £70 million at his disposal to spend on a “sensational” transfer this transfer window. Yarmolenko has been linked with a move to the Premier League for some time, with Everton been thought to be leading the way. Now, all of a sudden, Arsenal have caught the Toffees by surprise.…

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Dynamo Kiev vs Chelsea – Match preview and team news

With a win and a defeat from their opening two Champions League Group G matches, Chelsea make the long trip to face Dynamo Kiev for an encounter which could go a long way towards deciding to qualifies for the knockout stages. The current group table currently sees Chelsea third, a point behind their opponents who are joint top alongside FC Porto, who got the better of Jose Mourinho’s side on match day two. With two games against bottom club Maccabi Tel-Aviv coming up, Porto should be expected to all but secure…

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Arsenal news: Higuain interest resurrected, while Aaron Ramsey asks for time

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: The Gunners are still interested in pulling off a shock move for Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to Kike Marin, the Metro report. The Serie A side are hoping to scupper a deal however, by informing any interested party that they will have to trigger his release clause of £69.1m if they wish to sign him. Liverpool are hoping to beat Arsene Wenger’s side to the signing of Dynamo Kiev forward Andriy Yarmolenko, according to the Daily Express. The Reds are plotting…

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Liverpool to trigger Arsenal target’s £14.5m release clause

Liverpool are hoping to dive in ahead of Arsenal in the race to sign Dynamo Kiev forward Andriy Yarmolenko, according to the Daily Express. Arsene Wenger called the Ukraine international to try and sell a move to the Emirates, the Express report, but the 25-year-old reportedly responded by informing the Gunners boss that he dreamed of playing for Barcelona. The Catalan giants are one of the clubs chasing his signature, along with Borussia Dortmund, and the Reds’ Merseyside rivals Everton (via Express). However, Brendan Rodgers is hoping that by triggering…

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Arsenal gossip: Gunners hijack Barcelona offer for goal machine winger and HUGE Benzema contract offered

Saturday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer gossip. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is refusing to axe defender Calum Chambers, 20, despite his shaky display against Liverpool on Monday, The Sun reports. The Arsenal manager admits £16million buy Chambers was nowhere near his best as he was run ragged in the first half. Olivier Giroud is keeping the reasons behind his fine Newcastle scoring run a tightly kept secret, the Daily Star reports. Arsenal travel to the North East on Saturday hoping to continue their recent dominance over the Magpies. Arsene Wenger…

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Arsenal boss contacts Andriy Yarmolenko’s agent to open transfer negotiations

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has apparently made contact with the agent of Dinamo Kiev forward Andriy Yarmolenko in order to attempt to convince him to make the move to The Emirates this summer, the Daily Express reports. However, The Express also claims that The Gunners are facing competition from the likes of Everton and Barcelona for the player’s signature, with a move to Barcelona said to be his favoured destination. But that hasn’t stopped Arsene Wenger from making a late dash to snap him up, with reports in Spain claiming…

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Arsenal news: Wenger hints at transfer activity, and talks held over Barcelona target

Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: Arsene Wenger has hinted that he plans to do some deals in the transfer market before the window shuts next week, according to the Daily Express. The Gunners have only signed one player so far, but the boss has suggested that that situation may change soon. “You have specific targets but as well sometimes you get an idea from somebody where you didn’t know that a player that you like was available,” he explained. One player that may be coming to the…

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Arsenal hold talks about possible move for Barcelona target Andriy Yarmolenko

Arsenal reportedly held talks about a possible move for Dynamo Kiev forward Andriy Yarmolenko, according to the Metro. The Metro suggest a move to Everton was on the cards, while the Daily Mail claimed that Catalan giants Barcelona were also interested in a potential swoop. However, Arsene Wenger has now put the Gunners in the running after he contacted the Ukraine international directly about a possible move to the Emirates (via Metro). Following their goalless draw with Liverpool earlier in the week, the north London side appear to be keen…

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Everton plot £15m bid for Liverpool target Andriy Yarmolenko

Everton are planning to make a £15m bid in an attempt to bring Dynamo Kiev forward Andriy Yarmolenko to Goodison Park, according to the Daily Express. The Ukrainian side are keen to offload the 25-year-old during this window, the Express report, as he has just one year left on his contract, and thus, will be available for nothing next summer. If the Toffees could pull off a deal, it would represent a big statement of intent from Roberto Martinez’s side. The Express report that Tottenham, as well as their Merseyside…

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