Arsenal news and transfers LIVE: Tielemans bid 'imminent', Torreira exit, Palace win reaction


Hello and welcome to the football.london Arsenal live blog for Saturday. The Gunners got off to the perfect start in the Premier League 2022/23 season after beating Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park yesterday evening. An early goal from Gabriel Martinelli following a superb set piece routine in which new signing Oleksandr Zinchenko grabbed his first assist saw the Gunners take the lead, before the away side sealed the win as Marc Guehi turned the ball into his own net from a Bukayo Saka cross to make it 2-0.Mikel Arteta has admitted the club want to bring in more signings before the transfer deadline in a few weeks, with Cody Gakpo and Youri Tielemans both being linked with a move to the Emirates Stadium. With rival clubs continuing to strengthen, Arsenal’s fight for a top four spot continues to get tougher and with the added task of Europa League football this season, the Gunners will need quality and depth to challenge on all fronts. With that said, make sure to keep tuned in for all the latest Arsenal news and transfers here on football.london throughout the day. Have your say on your club with our big Arsenal forum! Answer questions on everything from overall happiness with the club to how you think the transfer window has been so far. Click here to answer!

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