A transfer boost for Arsenal while a setback for Liverpool as Lyon star Alexandre Lacazette declares he will only move to a Champions League club. Ligue 1 top scorer, Alexandre Lacazette has been linked with a move away from Lyon. The forward has been linked with Premier League clubs like Arsenal and Liverpool. However, the player has gone on to declare that his next move depends on the destination and it will have to be a club that plays Champions League football. When asked about his suitors and a potential move away from Lyon, . he told Le Parisien: “Everything depends on the destination. It would have to be for a Champions League club. Barcelona and Real Madrid – you don’t reject them. “I could stay at Lyon next season and have a terrible season, I could leave and have an incredible season. “But today, between leaving and staying, it is not 50-50 – it is zero. I am not […]

Lyon president insists that the club will resist any approach for the striker by declaring that even a 50 million will not be enough to sign Lacazette. Ligue 1 top scorer Alexandre Lacazette is being chased by top European clubs like Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain. However, Lyona s president insists that they will resist any summer move for the forward by demanding more than a 50 million for his signature. The chairman of the French club, Jean-Michel Aulas, revealed that the club will do everything to keep Lacazette and denied having any contact with the PSG president over the forwarda s transfer. a Nothing is ever sure in football but we will do everything to keep Alexandre with us,a Aulas told Canal+. a a 50m would not be enough, that is not the price. I have never spoken with [the PSG president] Nasser al-Khelaifi about Alexandre Lacazette and I do not get the feeling, when I listen […]

Gone are the days when Arsenal were linked with top-scorers of Ligue 2 and players from Macedonian Premier League. Mesut Ozil, like he does to any defense, let alone Chelsea, broke the pattern when he arrived from Real Madrid for a club record of A?42.5million and the Gunners are now, not just linked with world-beaters, but they look well in contention to bring them down to Emirates Stadium. World Cup winner, Champions League winner and what not Arsenal have been linked with Iker Casillas ever since he lost the automatic starter status to Diego Lopez, but the move has never come to fruition despite the media suggesting that the Spanish international was contacted by Arsene Wenger over a potential move. Reports have emerged once again stating that Arsenal are in advanced talks to sign the 33-year-old guard from Estadio Bernabeu. Express even suggested that the Spanish outfit would buy out the remainder of his contract to make room for fresh […]