Arsenal haven't been as active in the transfer window so far this season. Having signed only 19-year-old Carl Jenkinsson from championship side Charlton Athletic, manager Arsene Wenger hasn't exactly met the demands for a revolution. However, it isn't for the want of trying.
According to the Daily Star, West Brom striker Peter Odemwingie was on the verge of moving to Arsenal, only to see that the London club didn't pay him much. In his words, he was offered peanuts. - Click here to read full story.
Elsewhere, the Daily Mail reports that Ipswich striker Connor Wickham, who is linked with Arsenal, will cost £12million with Sunderland, Liverpool and Tottenham also interested in the England U-21 international. The player has, however, claimed his preferance is Liverpool. - Click here to read full story.
The Daily Mail also reports that Arsene Wenger could launch a late-bid to snatch Birmingham defender Scot Dann from under the noses of Stoke who have offered a player-plus-cash deal to capture the defender. Click here to read full story.
In what could be a welcome news for some sections of Arsenal fans, the Times has reported that Borussia Dortmund are on the brink of making a formal bid for Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner though their bid is believed to fall short of Arsenal's valuation of £12m.