Here are the best transfer news and rumours surrounding Chelsea on 1st November 2016.
Arsenal star: I’m not thinking about new contract
On-loan midfielder Jack Wilshere has stressed that he is not thinking about the new Arsenal contract and is focused on getting his career back on track in coming few weeks. Wilshere spoke to Sky Sports and said: “I don’t want to think about that at the moment because I want to go back having had a good season.”
Arsenal defender desperate to stay at the club
Unlike Jack Wilshere, Per Mertesacker is fully focused on getting a new contract with Arsenal and extend his stay at Emirates. The experienced German spoke with Kicker and said: “A new Arsenal contract has absolute priority for me. But no dates have been set [for talks].”
Juventus man heading to Arsenal?
Arsenal and Manchester City are now the favourites to land Juventus youngster Moise Kean.
Arsene Wenger’s Gunners have also been long admirers of Kean, tracking the 16-year-old for several years and they are ready to test Juventus’ resolve
Panos Armenakas who? but he could sign for Arsenal
Udinese’s 18-year-old attacking midfielder Panos Armenakas could soon be playing for Arsenal after the player was spotted at Emirates watching his favourite team in action. Arsenal have been in talks with Armenakas for several weeks now and the player is ready to join Arsenal if the clubs could agree to a fee.
Striker offered new deal to fend off Arsenal
Lyon are prepared to offer Alexandre Lacazette a new long-term deal to ensure Arsenal do not come chasing him in January transfer window. Gunners and West Ham are prepared to offer big money for Lacazette as they are in desperate need to sign a new striker.