X

Wednesday 21
August

Arsenal

Arsenal ace hints at move

24th March 2019, 05:10 by Michael Holland

Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka has suggested he is looking to move on and take the 'next step' in his career.

The 26-year-old established himself in the Gunners side under the leadership of Arsene, Wenger, who brought him to the club in 2016, while he has also kept his place following the arrival of Unai Emery.

The Swiss international has fired home four goals from midfield this season and has been a key figure as Arsenal battle for a place in the top four of the Premier League.

Despite cementing a place in the Gunners first-team, Xhaka appears to have one eye on the future, and would consider a move away if a bigger and better opportunity presented itself.

“I’m very ambitious, I want to take the next step, Arsenal does not have to be the last stop," he has been quoted as saying.

There has been no suggestion that bigger clubs than Arsenal are lining up a bid in the summer, but if there is interest, then the player is open to the idea of the move.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Michael Holland is a reporter with over two decades of journalism experience. A Bolton fan, Michael often writes football articles, as well as having a strong knowledge of golf, cricket and Australian sports.

More Arsenal

Arsenal

Gunners midfield ace set for bumper new deal

21st August 2019, 10:47

Arsenal look set to secure the future of midfielder Matteo Guendouzi by getting him tied down to a new improved deal at the Emirates Stadium.

Arsenal

Aubameyang confident of title push

20th August 2019, 13:17

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says he thinks his side have what it takes to push for a title challenge this year.

Arsenal

Kroenke gives Gunners’ fans fresh spending hope

20th August 2019, 10:07

Josh Kroenke has given Arsenal fans hope of more new faces arriving at the Emirates Stadium in January despite being happy with their "strong summer".

Arsenal

Emery dreading Liverpool trip

19th August 2019, 12:00

Arsenal boss Unai Emery admits he would rather not make the trip to face Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday.

Arsenal

Luiz looking to take Gunners back into the elite

19th August 2019, 06:58

David Luiz is determined to help Arsenal rise to the top once again after taking the difficult decision to leave Chelsea this summer.

Arsenal

Auba up for the fight

18th August 2019, 14:23

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is certain Arsenal have what it takes to fight for a spot in the top four this season.

Recent Sport Headlines

Celtic

Afolabi inspired by Celtic future

21st August 2019, 14:12

Celtic new boy Jonathan Afolabi says he could not turn down the chance to join such an illustrious club.

Sheffield United

Carabao Cup lined up for Morrison

21st August 2019, 14:09

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder says he will unleash Ravel Morrison in the Carabao Cup tie against Blackburn Rovers.

Villarreal

Villarreal complete Ontiveros signing

21st August 2019, 13:35

Javi Ontiveros has sealed a return to La Liga after completing his move to Villarreal from Malaga.

Leicester City

Where are Leicester's summer 2016 arrivals?

21st August 2019, 13:30

Following Islam Slimani's departure from Leicester to Moanco on loan, what has happened to the other summer 2016 recruits?

Manchester City

Cancelo pushing for City debut

21st August 2019, 13:18

Joao Cancelo could make his Manchester City debut this Sunday at Bournemouth with injury concerns surrounding Oleksandr Zinchenko.

Werder Bremen

Bauer swaps Bremen for Russia

21st August 2019, 13:12

Werder Bremen have announced that full-back Robert Bauer has departed the club and joined Russia outfit Arsenal Tula.

Juventus

Sarri suffering from pneumonia ahead of Juventus opener

21st August 2019, 13:01

Former Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri is suffering from pneumonia, his club Juventus have confirmed.

Fiorentina

Ribery seals Fiorentina switch

21st August 2019, 12:58

Fiorentina have completed the signing of free agent Franck Robery, who had been without a club after leaving Bayern Munich.