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Palermo have confirmed that goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano is set to join Arsenal on a year-long loan deal with an option to buy.
The 27-year old, who has six Italy caps to his name, spent last season on loan at Fiorentina where he made 32 Serie A appearances, having joined from Inter Milan in 2012. Viviano has previously been reported to have attracted the interest of the North London club and Palermo president Maurizio Zamparini admitted that he will be heading for the Premier League .
"Stefano Sorrentino and Samir Ujkani will be our goalkeepers this season," he told Stadio News 24.
"We haven't received any offers for them, whereas Viviano will go to Arsenal."
Szczesny has reclaimed the number one jersey after being taken out of the firing line by Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger towards the end of last season following some inconsistent displays. Wenger, though, has every confidence in the Arsenal academy graduate.
"He is over the problems he had last ...
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He may not be a regular in the first team but there is no denying Emmanuel Frimpong’s love for Arsenal.
Frequently up front with his behaviour on the social networks, Frimpong appears to be as excited as all Gooners across the globe about the imminent signing of Mesut Ozil and in the last few hours posted a Meme featuring his manager Arsene Wenger.
Record-breaker Mesut Ozil turned down a bigger offer from Paris Saint-Germain to sign for Arsenal.
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Arsene Wenger looks set to complete his first big money signing of the summer on transfer deadline day as Arsenal agree a £42m deal to sign Mesut Ozil from Real Madrid.
The BBC has reported that the 24 year old has agreed personal terms with the Gunners but must undergo a medical before the deal is completed.
In what is probably the biggest signing of deadline day...
Chelsea have blocked Demba Ba's proposed season-long loan to Arsenal - because they see Gunners boss Arsene Wenger's men as title rivals.
Arsenal were keen to sign Ba offering Chelsea a £1.5million loan fee and were hopeful of signing the striker as back-up for Olivier Giroud.
But Chelsea held out for £3m and made it clear they ultimately preferred him to go elsewhere...
Arsenal are plotting an emergency move for Jefferson Montero if they fail to land a big name.
Manager Arsene Wenger has been chasing Real Madrid trio Angel Di Maria Mesut Ozil and Karim Benzema and is also interested in Schalke’s Julian Draxler.
It is believed the £38million buy-out clause in Draxler’s contract expired in June.
But aware such big deals will be hard to...
Arsenal will pay outcast striker Nicklas Bendtner a massive £3m to leave the club for Crystal Palace reports the Metro.
The Danish striker has not appeared in the Arsenal line up for two years after falling out of Arsene Wenger's first team plans.
Unsuccessful loan spells at both Sunderland and Juventus have left Bendtner even further out of the picture but despite being available...
Arsenal have agreed a deal with Real Madrid to sign Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil.
The Germany playmaker signed on Monday for 50 million euros ($66 million) as Arsenal produced an emphatic response to the demands of fans. Arsenal has benefited from the ripple effect of Madrid spending 100 million euros to sign Gareth Bale from Tottenham.
Ozil's signing easily outstrips Arsenal...
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It finally happened. Arsenal has completed the signing of one of the most creative and consistent players in the world. And the club, in customary fashion, left it till deadline day to announce his capture.
And you wouldn’t blame the Arsenal faithful for expressing their delight in this new recruit. The imaginative thought of a player of the caliber of Özil playing in the Arsenal...
Arsenal are facing competition in their efforts to sign Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil from Real Madrid on transfer deadline day.
The Gunners are understood to have had a £42.5million bid accepted by the Spanish giants - but rumors on Monday morning suggested Manchester United had entered the race.
The Red Devils swiftly denied making contact with Ozil's representatives - despite...
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