ANDREI ARSHAVIN

  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Thursday June 27, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Thursday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Zinedine Zidane named assistant manager at Real Zinedine Zidane is the new Real Madrid assistant manager after the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti at Los Blancos. L'Equipe gave the...
  • Arshavin out of Arsenal's Champions League squad September 18, 2012

    London: Russian forward Andrei Arshavin has been left out of Arsenal's 18man squad for Tuesday's Champions League football opener against Montpellier in France. Arshavin has been frozen out of the Arsenal first team for almost a year and a proposed transfer move to his old club Zenit St. Petersburg has yet...
  • Capello keeps faith with Arshavin as captain August 14, 2012

    Moscow: New Russia coach Fabio Capello kept faith with Andrei Arshavin by naming the underfire forward as his captain for Wednesday's friendly against Ivory Coast. Local media had called on Capello to take away the armband after Arshavin was heavily criticised for his performances during Euro 2012. The Italian, who replaced Dutchman...
  • Wenger bemoans Arshavin's Champions League ineligibility February 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Due to Andrei Arshavin's earlier exploits in the Champions League with former club Zenit St Petersburg, he is cuptied for the rest of the competition, and even though he now plays for Arsenal, he will be unable to represent them against AS Roma and beyond. Arsene Wenger though is...
  • Arshavin's mind will allow him to adapt to Arsenal: Wenger February 21, 2009

    New Delhi: The Russian playmaker has all the mental resources to adapt quickly to the rigours of the Premier League, according to his manager at the Emirates. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger feels that Andrey Arshavin will adapt quickly to the rigours of the Premier League, despite being short of match practice....
  • Hiddink as Chelsea coach may be Russia's loss February 13, 2009

    New Delhi: Russian playmaker Andrei Arshavin fears for his country's footballing future now that the Dutch coach has gone parttime. Arsenal's highprofile transfer window arrival Andrei Arshavin has voiced concerns on Thursday that Russian national coach Guus Hiddink's decision to manage Chelsea until the end of the season will have negative...
  • Andrei Arshavin is now an Arsenal player February 4, 2009

    New Delhi: Arsenal and the Premier League have confirmed that the Russian has finally swapped Zenit St. Petersburg for the Premier League and signed for the north London outfit, in a move that Sky Sports News reports as being worth 17 million. A club statement from the Gunners, released in the...
  • Arsenal finally sign Russian striker Arshavin February 4, 2009

    London: Arsenal brought an end to the most protracted transfer of the January window when they confirmed the signing of Andrei Arshavin. A deal was agreed between Arsenal and Zenit St Petersburg only minutes before Monday's 5 pm deadline, and it was almost 24 hours before the transfer was officially ratified. Following...
  • Wenger reveals why he wants Arshavin at Arsenal January 31, 2009

    New Delhi: Arsene Wenger has revealed the reasons why Arsenal are persisting with their attempts to sign Zenit St Petersburgs star forward, Andrei Arshavin. Eyebrows have been raised at the Gunners pursuit of the Russian international, with critics believing there are more pressing areas of the Arsenal squad to be strengthened...
  • Zenit reject Arsenal's 'final' offer for Arshavin January 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Zenit St Petersburg have rejected Arsenal's latest offer said to be the club's final offer but reports from Russia indicate that negotiations are still ongoing. Arsenal's public pursuit of Euro 2008 and last year's UEFA Cup star, Andrei Arshavin, has been well documented. After having initial bids of...
  • Arshavin hopes god can force his Arsenal move January 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Andrei Arshavin told Metro on Thursday night that he is growing impatient over his illfated move from Zenit to Arsenal. With little prospect of an immediate move in sight, the 27yearold said, "I see Arsenal as my team of the future. Everything now depends on Zenit. If they want...
  • Arsenal set to conclude Andrei Arshavin swoop January 19, 2009

    New Delhi: After the protracted transfer of Arshavin to the English giants, things finally seem to be coming to a close. The Zenit St Petersburg playmaker is reportedly closing in on his much wanted transfer to Premier League side Arsenal after the player's agent revealed a deal could be finalised within...
  • Andrei Arshavin's agent blasts transfer rumours January 17, 2009

    New Delhi: The press at large have come under a scathing attack from Russian maestro's Andrei Arshavin agent, following the recent abundance of fabricated rumours in the press surrounding his future. Andrei Arshavin's immediate future remains a matter of uncertainty, after his agent, Denis Lachter, was on Thursday highly critical of...
  • Arshavin to take pay cut to join Arsenal January 2, 2009

    New Delhi: The midfield prompter is known for his vision on the pitch and not on the world's currency market, but his decision to protect himself against the economic downturn has led Andrei Arshavin to reduce his price. Reports in Britain and Russia suggest that Arshavin is willing to take a...
  • Arsenal to sign Andrei Arshavin in January: Reports December 29, 2008

    New Delhi: Reports in England suggest that Arsene Wenger will be following fans' advice in January and splashing out on a seriously big name as midfield reinforcement for the Gunners. Andrei Arshavin is on his way to North London, if reports in the English media are anything to go by. Arsenal...