The 24-year-old looks capable of taking the league by storm, but his £42.5m move could set him up to join a famous list of expensive flops
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Transfer news: Arsenal enter race with Tottenham for 18-year-old Alvaro Vadillo - the 'new Cristiano Ronaldo'
Monday 05 August 2013
Attacking left midfielder had been identified as a long-term replacement for Gareth Bale but the Gunners hope to beat Spurs to his signing
Transfer news: Luis Suarez to demand Arsenal transfer talks as Liverpool stand firm despite £40m bid
Thursday 25 July 2013
Striker wants to play in Champions League and believes £40m plus £1 offer obliges Merseysiders to sell
Monday 22 July 2013
The signing would represent a record fee paid by the Gunners
Friday 05 July 2013
The Gunners have allowed a number of players to depart this summer
Tuesday 02 July 2013
20-year-old scored 11 goals in 24 appearances for Auxerre
Monday 01 July 2013
Free transfer signing of France Under-21 attacker Yaya Sanogo set to be confirmed
Friday 21 June 2013
The attacking midfielder believes Arsenal have great players that can build on last season's strong finish and mount a serious push for the title
Thursday 20 June 2013
Argentina international will be paid £125,000-a-week if he moves to the Emirates
Wednesday 12 June 2013
The striker says the Gunners can last the distance
Wednesday 30 January 2013
A look ahead to tonight's Premier League fixture at the Emirates
Thursday 03 January 2013
Defenders have failed to nail down a place at the Emirates
Wednesday 05 December 2012
The line-up may have changed significantly but Arsenal's malaise continues. Arsène Wenger made seven changes to the team dispatched by Swansea last weekend but defeat to Olympiakos carried all the hallmarks of his first-choice side.
Tuesday 04 December 2012
Olympiakos 2 Arsenal 1
Monday 03 December 2012
The dubious honour of topping Group B may still be within Arsenal's grasp but perhaps of greater significance on Tuesday night is a need to produce a display that suggests their season is not in irreversible decline.
Wednesday 31 October 2012
Arsenal completed one of the most remarkable comebacks in football last night when they recovered from 4-0 down against Reading to win 7-5.
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