Below is today’s round-up of the latest reports and rumours about Arsenal coming from all angles of the media.
Club legend Thierry Henry is set to be appointed as Arsenal’s new assistant coach at Under-18 level ahead of next season. The role will see him team-up with Kwame Ampadu who is also a former Gunner. (Source: Bleacher Report)
Arsenal are preparing to make an enquiry and a possible three-year contract offer for Bayern Munich defender Rafinha. The Brazilian will be utilized as a back-up for Hector Bellerin with Mathieu Debuchy on his way out of the club. (Source: Sport Bild)
Alexis Sanchez, whose contract with Arsenal expires in June 2018, has attracted the interest of Bayern Munich. The Bundesliga champions are in search of a permanent replacement for the ageing Franck Ribery on the left-wing and Sanchez now appears to be their next Chilean target after signing Arturo Vidal last summer. (Source: Daily Mirror)
Mesut Ozil has admitted that he could see out his career in England even though he is yet to sign a new contract with Arsenal – following rumours that he could soon seek a departure after the disappointment of not winning the Premier League title. (Source: London Evening Standard)