Arsenal confirm the club-record signing of Lille winger Nicolas Pepe.

Following tough competition, Arsenal has officially announced the signing of Ivory Coast forward Nicolas Pepe for a club-record fee.

The Ivorian had attracted interest from clubs across Europe including Liverpool, Paris Saint-Germain, and Napoli, but it’s Arsenal that won the race for his signature. The 24-year-old joins the club on a five-year deal for a fee believed to be around €80 million.

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Arsenal’s Weekly Transfer Round-Up, 19th July

As far as transfer rumours go, this week has easily been the biggest week yet for Arsenal in the summer transfer window. Every day has consisted of at least one major story and it looks like the club is close to a few new signings. Elsewhere, the club has confirmed one departure on loan with more expected in the coming weeks. But anyway, here is the round-up of this week’s transfer headlines:

Incomings:

Outgoings:


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Five Arsenal players that have a point to prove in pre-season.

It’s been a long wait but Arsenal is finally back in action. After an underwhelming year, it’s time to wipe the slate clean and look towards the new Premier League season. Following a third successive season of qualifying for Europa League football, the demands of Champions League football and the improvement in player performances grows stronger. With that being said, the following looks at five players that will have a point to prove to everyone this pre-season.

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