From Philippe Coutinho to Danny Drinkwater, five potential signings — Transfer deadline day

From Philippe Coutinho to Danny Drinkwater, five potential signings — Transfer deadline day

"I'm lucky that I don't have to face them very often in training".

The opener was a hard-fought 4-3 win against Leicester City - at home.

This post was syndicated from

With the clock ticking down to the 23:00 BST deadline on Thursday, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League's top clubs in our round-up below.

That is unfortunate, as such denial of truth ensures that the Gunners will not be title contenders anytime soon.

The Scottish, French and Italian windows all close at 11pm on August 31, like the Premier League, while the German window shuts six hours earlier. Just ask Liverpool about their experience from 2009-10 to 2013-14 and the two seasons before the last.

Trail Blazers waive Andrew Nicholson
Since his hiring, Portland has been to the playoffs four times, including two trips to the Western Conference semifinals. The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook on Tuesday released over/unders for all 30 NBA teams.

In the games against Liverpool (twice), Chelsea and Southampton, Arsenal have had the majority of their strongest players available.

The Saints would prefer to do business with the Stamford Bridge outfit as well which will help.

Petr Cech was more forthcoming, laying the blame on the players for what happened against Liverpool. Injuries and suspensions have played their part in this. He could also have strengthened Arsenal's defence but other than Kolasinac, he has not brought in anyone. He plays as a wing-back with Arsenal and felt he'd be deployed in the same role by Antonio Conte. However, Arsenal's midfield seems to be frail. The one needing to cut costs or the club attempting to bolster its squad? As Lacazette showed in the first game, he has a keen eye for a goal and he can be a menace for opposition defences.

'Gunners, I'm sorry - especially for the fans who travelled all the way up to Liverpool to see us fighting, ' said Ozil. Why should Sanchez have started following his return from a serious injury?

Daniel Sturridge's goal on Sunday was the 1000 goal that Arsenal have conceded in the Premier League, bringing the ratio of goals conceded per game to 0.97. With that kind of talent, it might even happen once or twice but it cannot be termed as a sustainable strategy.

0025: It could be a busy day for Tottenham.