Arsenal announced their first signing of the summer with Sead Kolasinac joining from Schalke for free.
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) June 6, 2017
The Bosnian left back signed a five year deal and is expected to
remove inherit the #3 from Kieran Gibbs as…
— Messi Minutes (@MessiMinutes) June 4, 2017
Newcastle reportedly want to sign Gibbs for £15m. If true, we've committed daylight robbery. Take the money and run.
— 1886 (@1886_blog) June 5, 2017
Gibbs? £15m? Guess that’s the price you pay for potential these days.
Sticking with Arsenal, Wenger and Gazidis were spotted in Nice this past weekend with people instantly jumping to conclusions that it was for Thierry 2.0.
These reports were instantly challenged with links to
Salomon Kalou Alexandre Lacazette and Jean Michael Seri.
— Express Sport (@DExpress_Sport) June 6, 2017
— afcstuff (@afcstuff) June 5, 2017
The best was yet to come, however, as this broke.
Tomorrow's L'Équipe: there are murmurs that Arsenal are ready to put €140m on the table to get Kylian Mbappé.
— Get French Football (@GFFN) June 5, 2017
With reports that Arsenal are willing to offer more upfront than Madrid, they may be able to pull this one off. Arsenal battling it out with Madrid for a transfer.
What a time to be alive.
Finally for the Gunners, Catalan press is reporting that Barca have finally lured Bellerin back home.
It's all over Catalan press now, Bellerin has agreed terms with Barça, RAC1, Sport and MundoDeportivo reporting so. Can't deny it's true.
— Spanish Gooner (@elspanishgooner) June 6, 2017
Bellerin: "I'm happy here, but my family have returned to Barca. I'm very family orientated, so it'll be a challenge being away from them." pic.twitter.com/bY3nfb5PQJ
— Arsène's Son (@hughwizzy) June 6, 2017
Much of the noise surrounding this seems to stem from an interview with El Mundo recently. We’ll let you decide.