The Arsenal boss has stated that the Chilean is at the same level as the man that replaced him at Barcelona.
The Frenchman left Tottenham Hotspur for Sunderland this summer. Are the Black Cats regretting it already?
The Northern Irish manager has confessed that his captain is an injury doubt ahead of the trip to face Arsenal on Monday.
A select round-up of the latest news relating to Manchester United…
Toulouse striker Wissam Ben Yedder is a reported target for West Ham.
West Bromwich Albion will host Chelsea at The Hawthorns in the Premier League this afternoon.
The German defender has stated that his team have lost too many games in recent seasons to be champions.
The Leeds boss was full of praise for his strikers after the 1-1 draw with Sheffield Wednesday.
The Magpies ARE interested in the Queens Park Rangers striker, according to reports, but so too are Crystal Palace.
Sergio Ramos was linked with a move to Manchester United, while West Ham United wanted Raul Jimenez.
Napoli boss Rafa Benitez has admitted his side face a tough race against time if they are to snap up Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva.
Transfer news featuring Aston Villa, Crystal Palace, Manchester United, Arsenal, Manchester City and Southampton.
Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport has given the back story and financial details of Marco van Ginkel's loan switch to AC Milan.