This summer has been packed with some of the biggest transfers in football history, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi changed clubs, while Manchester City spent £100m in signing Jack Grealish from Aston Villa, Chelsea spent £98m to resign Romelu Lukaku, even Arsenal have spent £160m in this transfer market more than any other Premier league team.
Arsenal's manager, Mikel Arteta needs to match his ego with his performance, because it is ruining the team and his relationship with the players. He shut out Mesut Ozil, William Saliba, Matteo Guendouzi, Gabriel Martinelli and now Ainsley Maitland-Niles, this confirms how bad he is at man management.
[OPINION] Matteo Guendouzi Would Have Remained At Arsenal If He Chose To Apologize Like Maitland-Niles Did
Arsenal beat Norwich City during the weekend to register the club's first points of the new Premier League season. After three consecutive defeats at the hands of Brentford FC, Chelsea and Manchester City, Arsenal needed the win against Norwich City. During the summer transfer window, Arsenal loaned Matteo Guendouzi to Olympic Marseille after his return from a previous loan to Hertha Berlin last season.
Chelsea in talks to sign Jules Kounde Chelsea are reportedly in discussions to secure the signature of Jules Kounde. According to the latest report the deal could be worth around £42million. The Blues, along with a number of the continent's biggest outfits, have been monitoring on Jules Kounde's situation throughout the summer such is the France defender potential.
Arsenal chief Edu made contact to try and sign Jules Kounde, but the Sevilla defender was determined to move to Chelsea. Kounde was linked with a move to the Blues all summer but it is now been claimed that the Gunners also tried for the Frenchman, according to the latest report from The Athletic.
Ainsley Maitland Could Get The Opportunity To Regain His Place In Arsenal's Squad After Being Exiled
During the transfer deadline day, Ainsley Maitland Niles issued a public apology to Arsenal for a transfer to Everton FC to get more game time. The English midfielder returned to Arsenal this summer after his loan move to West Bromwich Albion during the last January transfer window. Everton FC offered to take him on loan for the new season but the deal was rejected by Arsenal and a straight cash deal was requested.
Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta is willing to give a number of unsettled figures an opportunity to impress against AFC Wimbledon on Tuesday evening. With a crunch north London derby against Tottenham Hotspur around the corner less than a week away, it will be the final chance for those on the brink of first-team action to make their case to the Arsenal manager that they should be involved.
The 2021 summer transfer window will end today at 11:59pm, as almost all the clubs in Europe's top-5 leagues are trying to sign players on the deadline day, especially the Premier League clubs. Because they don't want to settle for second best in the league in 2021-2022.
With the recent state of the club, it has become clear that Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta does not know what he's doing and is out of his depth. Three Premier League games, three defeats, nine goals conceded, zero scored, zero points accumulated, dead last on the table, that is the present situation at Arsenal right now.
It was heartbreaking to see Granit Xhaka on the field in such pain, and regardless of one's feelings about the player over the years, it's difficult not to sympathize with someone who is now dealing with a serious knee injury. The fact that the injury could have been worse does not diminish my compassion, and I am confident that when he is fully recovered and ready to play for Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium, he will be greeted with rapturous applause.
24 year old Arsenal footballer, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, shook the internet on Monday 30 August, after calling out his club to let him go. Reports have it, that he has stated from start of this season, he would like to play solely as a full-back (the position in which he was selected to play in England last year).
The European transfer window closes at the end of last month but the Turkish transfer window closes today and it seems Turkish clubs are making a last gasp attempt to strengthen their squads. Arsenal is interested in selling some of the underperforming players in the squad and reports claimed that the Gunners had placed the following players on the transfer list.
Maitland-Niles will remain at Arsenal. Despite making a public plea on Instagram, Arsenal has informed Ainsley Maitland-Niles, 24, that he will remain at the club. On his Instagram page, the England international, who has been capped five times by Gareth Southgate, made a bold statement:
[OPINION] Why Arsenal Is Wrong To Deny Ainsley Maitland Niles Training Access Because Of His Instagram Post
The summer transfer window closes today at midnight. All clubs are hurrying to conclude deals for incoming and outgoing players. Arsenal is not exempted from the deadline day rush as the club hopes to sell the likes of Hector Bellerin, Mohamed Elneny, Ainsley Maitland Niles, Reiss Nelson and Runar Alex Runarsson.
Indeed Arsenal FC coach, Mikel Arteta and the club fans would be pleased with the players' performance. The Gunners that drawn their last two (2) games secured the three (3) points needed in the game against Aston Villa at the Emirates Stadium to extend their unbeaten run to seven (7) games in all competitions.
Arsenal's Ainsley Maitland-Niles has been barred from practicing with the first team after the Gunners rejected his transfer to Everton. The England U21 international had planned to join Goodison Park next season because he is anxious to play first-team football. The 24-year-old spent the second half of last season on loan at West Brom, and he has told Mikel Arteta that he wants to leave the Gunners if he will just be a minor part of the Spaniard's team.
Newcastle United has confirmed the signing of Arsenal wonderkid, Joe Willock for a fee worth around 22 Million Euros. Newcastle United's interest and decision to sign the Arsenal youngster did not come as a shock after he consistently put in superb efforts while on loan at Newcastle.
Arsenal youngster have pleaded for the club to allow him leave this summer. Maitland-Niles is a product of Arsenal's academy having joined the club at the age of six. Ainsley Maitland-Niles who is one of the academy product of the North London club hasn't been able to maximize his potential at the club.
Arsenal may be facing shortage of midfielders in the new year as two midfielders are considering leaving during the winter transfer window. According to Metro news, the two players are Mohamed Elneny and Ainsley Maitland-Niles. Both players are pushing for moves because of lack of game times.
Paul Merson has praised Arsenal midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles on Sky Sports News (5:31pm, September 18, 2021) for his performance against Burnley on Saturday. Arsenal faced tough Burnley on Saturday afternoon. Burnley did their best to beat Arsenal, but the Gunners were determined to finish strong.