Anorak | Transfer Balls summer 2015: Arsenal bought Vidal, Benzema, Aurie and Schneiderlin

Transfer Balls summer 2015: Arsenal bought Vidal, Benzema, Aurie and Schneiderlin

by | 31st, August 2015

Transfer Balls: a look at the player Arsenal FC bought over the summer trasfer window (and where they really ended up):

Arsenal Buy Arturo Vidal

June 28th 2015, Chile midfielder Vidal joins the Gunners, reports the trusty Daily Telegraph.



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July 28: Vidal signs for Bayern Munich.


Arsenal Sign Serge Aurie

The Daily Express says so.


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Fact: Aurie joins PSG.



Arsenal Buy Karim Benzema

ITV has the scoop on August 3.

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On Augut 7, the Daily Telegraph said the deal was done. Benzema was on his way.


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On August 17, the Daily Star said Benzema to Arsenal had not been agreed but it would be a done deal very soon.


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On August 19, it was done.

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On Augsut 23, the deal was done…again. The Metro said Benzema would be presented to Arsenal fans.


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Fact: Benzema stayed at Real Madrid, referring to the media who said he was moving as “clowns”.


Morgan Schneiderlin

The Western Morning News had the facts. The Southampton player was a Gunner.


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Morgan Schneiderlin joined Manchester United. Arsenal never bid for him.


Edinson Cavani

On August 23, the Star said Cavani was flying to London for his Arsenal medical.


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He’s not arrived yet.



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