Tomas Rosicky has been included in Arsenal’s squad for this evening’s visit of Napoli in the Champions League.
The midfielder has been out of action since he suffered a hamstring problem whilst on international duty with the Czech Republic last month.
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Arsenal are set to miss out on yet another transfer target with Bayern Munich’s Luiz Gustavo on the verge of completing a move to Wolfsburg, according to the Metro.
The Brazil international, who had been linked with a move to the Emirates, appears to have opted to remain in the Bundesliga.
Mikel Arteta is confident that Arsenal will sign new players before the transfer window closes on September 2nd, according to the Daily Star.
France under 20 striker Yaya Sanogo is the only player to have arrived at the Emirates so far this summer, though vice-captain Arteta believes it is only a matter of time before the big names arrive.
Luiz Suarez is to open talks with Arsenal over a potential move, though Liverpool are demanding £50m from the Gunners for their star man, the Express understands.
The Reds are determined to keep hold of the Uruguay striker, who may now consider handing in an official transfer request after the North London clubs offer of £40m plus £1 was rejected.
Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain has delayed his decision over whether or not to join Napoli in the hope that Arsenal re-enter the race to sign him, the Mirror understands.
The Serie A runners up have reportedly had a £30m bid for the Argentina international accepted by the Spanish giants, though the player has asked for 48 hours to consider his options.
Arsenal have been boosted by reports that Luis Suarez would be willing to remain in England, Sky Sports understands.
The Uruguay international has previously cited the English media as one of the reasons for him wanting to leave Liverpool, making Real Madrid the favourites with the bookmakers to sign the 26 year old.
Julio Cesar’s agent has claimed that the Brazilian international is closing in on a move to Napoli, Sky Sports understands.
The Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper has been linked with a move to Arsenal since the Hoops relegation to the Championship was confirmed, though the Serie A side appear to be leading in the race for his signature.
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Arsenal are preparing to exercise their advantage of having the first option to bring former captain Cesc Fabregas back to North London, the Mail Online understands.
The 26 year old is currently on holiday following his participation in the Confederations Cup, and will consider his future once he returns.
Former Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini has hinted that he could return to the club, five years after he moved to AC Milan.
The Daily Star have reported that the 29 year old has rejected a new contract at the Rossoneri, and opened the door on possible move back to the Premier League, though he would only entertain a move to a club with title ambitions.
Arsenal are looking to sign Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry in a cut-price deal, according to The Sun.
The England international has just a year remaining on his contract at the Etihad Stadium, and looks likely to fall down the pecking order following the arrival Brazilian international Fernadinho from Shakhtar Donetsk.
Arsene Wenger has been a long-time admirer of Barry, and was reported to be in the market for his signature when he left Aston Villa for City in 2009.