Cesc Fabregas

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Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish is close to sealing a players-plus-cash deal for Bolton defender Gary Cahill. The club have spent all summer chasing the England defender who is also wanted by Arsenal. It seems Liverpool have moved to the head of the queue however and are set to offer £10 million plus striker David Ngog…
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The first top six clash of the new Premier League season takes place at the Emirates on Saturday, as Arsenal host Liverpool in what should be a thoroughly captivating encounter. Arsenal started their 2011-12 Premier League season with a 0-0 away draw to Newcastle, in what was a frustrating afternoon for Arsene Wenger's men. The…
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Arsenal midfielder Alex Song has accepted a three-match suspension for violent conduct. The Cameroon star pleaded guilty to stamping on Joey Barton’s leg as the Gunners drew 0-0 with Newcastle on the opening weekend of the season. The stamp was missed by officials but seemed to incense the Newcastle bench as well as Barton who…
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Cesc Fabregas will be given his Barcelona debut tonight in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup against rivals Real Madrid. The former Arsenal captain did not feature at all in pre-season as the details of his return to Spain were formalised and therefore lacks match practice. Nevertheless, he is fit to make his…
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Arsene Wenger has admitted for the first time – we had to let Cesc Fabregas join Barcelona. The former Gunners skipper finally completed his move to Barcelona yesterday after signing a five-year-contract at the Spanish club. Despite the fact Wenger admitted Arsenal could not be considered a big club if they sold their best players,…
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After the most long drawn out transfer saga of the past three years – Cesc Fabregas will finally complete a move to his home town club Barcelona today. The midfielder is currently undergoing a medical in Spain and once completed, will sign a five-year-deal at the club. A fee of £35.9 million plus add-ons has…
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According to Sky Sports News, Arsenal have opened preliminary talks with Birmingham over a possible move for defender Scott Dann. The Blues defender did not start the club’s opening Championship fixture last weekend and is widely expected to leave St Andrews during the transfer window in the wake of their relegation from the Premier League…
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Arsene Wenger has been the manager of Arsenal since September 1996. Yet this year, he is approaching his most pivotal season in charge of the North London club. Not long ago, the Frenchman was untouchable, now he has lost touch with some fans who have started to turn on him. Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri…
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Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh believes that his Arsenal team-mates Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri will end up leaving the club this summer. Intense transfer speculation continues to surround both players as the transfer window still has 3 weeks to run. Barcelona continue to monitor Fabregas whilst Manchester City are thought to be leading the race…
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Arsenal completed the signing of Southampton teenager Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain yesterday for a figure of £15 million. The highly-rated youngster, who doesn’t turn 18 until next week, finally completed his dream move to the Gunners having worried that the move would collapse. He stated, ‘I’m so excited to be joining Arsenal. It’s a fantastic club and…
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Newcastle have a bounce in their step after a positive transfer window to date, and will look to start 2011-12 with a bang as they entertain Arsenal at St James Park on Saturday. The visitors have not won a trophy since 2005, and will be keen to start well to put pressure on their title…
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Done deals – Gervinho (Lille) and Carl Jenkinson (Charlton Athletic). Departures – Kyle Bartley (Rangers) – Jay Emmanuel-Thomas (Ipswich) – James Shea (Dagenham) – Denilson (Sao Paulo) – Gael Clichy (ManchesterCity) – Mark Randall (Chesterfield) – Thomas Cruise (Released) – Jens Lehmann (Retired). Possible additions – Arsene Wenger is still very much in the market…