Arsenal eye double Turkish raid for star midfield pair

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is reportedly looking into the possibility of making a double move for two of Turkey’s biggest midfield talents, according to the Metro. With the likes of Jack Wilshere, Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Flamini all suffering early season injuries and falling out of form, Wenger is keen to strengthen his midfield in the upcoming January transfer window. A report in Spanish publication Fichajes.com claims that one name Wenger is targeting is a former young Gooner. Besiktas midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup, who left the Gunners back in 2012, has…

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Arsenal gossip: Wenger eyes stunning triple swoop and Sanchez praised for United demolition

Wednesday’s biggest Arsenal gossip. Arsenal look set to reignite their interest in summer transfer target Aleksandr Kokorin when the transfer window re-opens in January, the Metro reports. The Gunners were reportedly tracking the Dynamo Moscow striker during pre-season, though in the end a move never materialised. Per Mertesacker has hailed Arsenal’s defensive display in Sunday’s victory over Manchester United, the Daily Mirror reports. The Gunners kept a clean sheet in their 3-0 win, restricting the Red Devils to only a handful of opportunities at the Emirates. Petr Cech has heaped…

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