Previous
Club Brugge
Galatasaray
9:55 AM UTC
Game Details
Olympiakos
Tottenham Hotspur
9:55 AM UTC
Game Details
Paris Saint-Germain
Real Madrid
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Bayern Munich
Red Star Belgrade
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Dinamo Zagreb
Atalanta
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Shakhtar Donetsk
Manchester City
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Atletico Madrid
Juventus
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Bayer Leverkusen
Lokomotiv Moscow
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Next

No recent activity

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal won't buy more than three players this summer

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says he won't buy more than three players in this transfer window as it could destabilise the team.

The North London club have already signed midfielder Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach this summer, and Wenger had hoped to bring in Jamie Vardy as his second summer signing before the European Championship started.

But the Arsenal boss told DeSports on Sunday that he expects the England forward to stay at Leicester.

In the same interview, Wenger also reiterated that he doesn't plan a major overhaul of the squad, but is still looking to bring in a couple more players.

Arsenal's maximum number of summer signings is three, according to manager Arsene Wenger.

"We've already bought one player -- Xhaka -- from Monchengladbach," Wenger said. "So we've bought one midfielder and we're still on the market to buy one or two more players. But it is not easy.

"It is not just buying. We also have to keep a good balance. If you buy too many players you destabilise your team. So three is the maximum."

Arsenal's need for a striker intensified after Danny Welbeck was ruled out until next year with a new knee injury, while Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott both struggled for form in the second half of the season.

The Gunners had been expected to heavily strengthen their squad after seeing a Premier League title challenge fall apart in 2016, with Wenger's side finishing 10 points behind champions Leicester City and with an inferior goal difference.

Mattias is ESPN FC's Arsenal correspondent. Follow him on Twitter: @MattiasKaren.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.