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Arsenals move to sign Karim Benzema has taken a major blow after his agent declares that the striker will not be leaving the Bernabeu this summer.
The Gunners have been strongly linked with the Real Madrid number nine as Arsene Wenger looks to add his first major summer signing to his squad.
The Arsenal manager has been under increased pressure to spend and add to his depleted squad which saw 16-year-old Gideon Zalalem on the substitute bench – just 48 hours after receiving his GCSE results.
But Benzema’s agent Karim Djaziri firmly quashes a move which will see the French international join the Emirates.
He told French paper Le Journal du Dimanche: “We can't stop the rumours. But I tell you: Karim will not go to Arsenal. It's never been a question for him and no contact has been made.”
Real Madrid are set to announce the world record £86m deal for Gareth Bale within a matter of days but Djaziri states that Benzema will not lose his place in the side following the W...
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Benzema will not be joining Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Karim Benzema’s agent, Karim Djaziri, has recently quashed the rumours of his client pictured potentially joining Arsenal this summer.
‘We can not fight against the rumours, but I assure you Karim will not go to Arsenal. There has never been any discussions and no contact has been established. We are working...
Karim Benzema will not be joining Arsenal from Real Madrid in this transfer window, his agent has stated.
The France striker had been linked with a transfer to the Emirates Stadium, with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger determined to strength his squad significantly before the September 2 deadline.
However, agent Karim Djaziri has told French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche it is...
Arsène Wenger says Arsenal must accept they do not have control over their push to make Real Madrid's Karim Benzema their big-name attacking signing as it is reliant on the Spanish club being successful in their attempts to sign Liverpool's Luis Suárez.
Arsenal have already missed out on Suárez this summer after they were told about a supposed release clause in his contract...
Karim Benzema scored to give Real Madrid a 1-0 win at Granada in the Spanish league Monday amid growing speculation the club is close to a blockbuster deal to sign Wales winger Gareth Bale.
Madrid started brightly thanks to the playmaking of Angel di Maria which led to Benzema's goal in the 10th minute, but left Granada with the chance to snatch the draw late.