View From The North ...

Trying to salvage something from the ruins of the early season has felt like a long drawn out affair so this weekend’s victory over West Brom marked something of a shift. It no longer feels like we are watching a fragile group but one who are now playing with genuine belief. I’d...

Arsenal Had Bid For Jones Accepted Jun08

Arsenal Had Bid For ...

wearethenorthbank.com can exclusively reveal that Arsenal had a bid accepted by Blackburn Rovers for Phil Jones last night. A bid of £16million was accepted, along with the same bid from Liverpool and Manchester United. Arsene Wenger was granted permission to talk to Jones last night but it...

Arsenal Set to Announce First Summer Signing May24

Arsenal Set to Annou...

Arsenal and Charlton have agreed a compensation package for fullback Carl Jenkinson. The 19-year-old Finland U-19 international will sign a 5 year deal, with Arsenal paying Charlton up to £2million in compensation under Premier League rules as the player is under 24. As first revealed on...

Arsenal Face Competition In Race To Sign Jenkinson Mar23

Arsenal Face Competi...

Arsenal and Manchester United are set to go head-to-head in a race to sign Charlton defender Carl Jenkinson. As reported by wearethenorthbank.com last week, Arsenal have earmarked Jenkinson as cover for Bacary Sagna. The 19-year-old right-back has been watched by Arsenal regularly since...

Arsenal Keen On Charlton’s Jenkinson Mar17

Arsenal Keen On Char...

Arsenal have been scouting Charlton defender Carl Jenkinson and will attempt to sign the Finland Under-19 International in the summer. Arsene Wenger wants to strengthen the cover for Bacary Sagna as he has lost faith with Emmanuel Eboue as an option at right back. Jenkinson, 19, has...