Arsenal, for the last decade, has experienced the English premier league title drought, under Arsene Wenger. In the recent weeks, they have been on a wild tear, especially in the Europa League. Even though they have no hopes of clinching the top 4, this season, all looks well in the Europa league. However, if the Arsenal transfer news are anything to go by, Arsenal could be on their way to a positive look. For example, in January 2017 transfer window, they were able to make a trade with Manchester United for Alexis Sanchez to get Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Although Sanchez was an elite player, Arsenal seemed to have won that transfer trade since Sanchez was not able to settle in as expected in Manchester United.
The Wenger effect on making the right transfer
Any Arsenal transfer news will circle around the Arsenal manager. Almost every season, fans call out for the resignation of Wenger as he is deemed to be part of the problem when it comes to taking advantage of the transfer window. It is believed that Wenger does not want to spend a lot in buying a single player, during the transfer window. On the other hand, he will sell an elite player to the highest bidder just to buy an inexperienced one. This has sparked a lot of conversations and distrust among the fans, when making transfers, as the winning odds of the club plummet. Get the latest odds comparison for the upcoming matches. See all the match previews and improve your odds of successful betting.
The top 4 narrative
There are high chances that Arsenal will miss the UEFA Champions League spot this season, again, as they are currently 6th in the premier league. This is due to their poor choices when it comes to taking advantage of the transfer period. Before the last season, the club has had the longest streak in terms of completing the premier league in the top 4. However, the premier league title has been a major obstacle for the club. Every Arsenal transfer news or rumor tips their odds in one way or another. If they are rumored to buy an elite player, during the transfer window, they play well which increases the odds of winning. However, if an elite player in the squad is expected to leave, in the transfer period, things change for the club, in terms of the odds of winning. Access the best sports betting comparison from a wide range of markets at your disposal and learn the vital tips and tricks on how to maximize your bet and improve your chances.
The latest Arsenal transfer news and rumors
In the latest Arsenal transfer news, Marcus Rashford is rumored for a Man United exit to Arsenal next season as he is not getting enough playtime at his current club. This could be a good thing for Arsenal, moving forward as they can reinforce their squad, which could make them next season’s title contenders. Other key Arsenal transfer news and talks include a hunt for Kareem Benzema, Real Madrid, and Joao Felix, Benfica. Other players rumored to be destined for Arsenal include; Sokratis Papastathopoulos, from Borussia Dortmund, and Saul Niguez.
Football analysts claim Arsenal wins when the odds are against them. Even though it is possible that they will not make it to the Champions League, next season, winning the Europa League title will get them there. According to the recent Arsenal transfer news, midfielder Joao Felix will only agree to the move if Arsenal wins Europa since, he wants to play in the Champions League. Such Arsenal transfer news could make the club perform better in the Europa League in order to close that transfer deal.