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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Reviewing every Arsenal’s players season in 100 words or less.

For the third time running, it’s been a pretty underwhelming season for Arsenal Football Club. Targets haven’t been met and it seems like the transfer window will be quiet too. While it’s easy to criticise Unai Emery, the players need to take the blame too for some of this season’s failures. With that being said, I decided to review every single player in 100 words or less as well as rate their season out of 10.

*Must have played in at least five senior games, this season.

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Arsenal’s Weekly Transfer Round-Up, 31st May

What a terrible week. With no Champions League football for a third successive season, it looks like this transfer window will be average at best for the North London club. Given the preparation for the Europa League final, it’s not exactly surprising this week’s transfer news has been rather quiet.

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