Ryan Fraser reveals how he is dealing with Arsenal transfer speculation

first_imgRyan Fraser has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal in the summer (Picture: Getty)Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser admits he needs to get back to basics amid ongoing speculation surrounding his future.The Scotland international has enjoyed his most productive Premier League season to date, scoring six goals and registering 10 assists – only Eden Hazard and Christian Eriksen have provided more.Fraser’s exceptional has, however, tailed off in recent weeks, coinciding with reports he has been targeted by Arsenal manager Unai Emery who is looking for reinforcements in wide areas this summer having decided not to retain Denis Suarez on a permanent basis following his January loan move from Bournemouth.‘I’m just trying to get on with my work,’ said Fraser ahead of Saturday’s match against Brighton.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘Every player says they try to come away from the speculation but at the same time the best thing I can do is concentrate on the pitch.‘There’s no point in stuff coming out and then I start to have bad games. Unai Emery previews Watford v ArsenalTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 5:52FullscreenUnai Emery previews Watford v Arsenalhttps://metro.co.uk/video/unai-emery-previews-watford-v-arsenal-1904190/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘So need to get back to start scoring start assisting start winning agian and what will be will be‘I love it here, not just the football club but the manager and especially my teammates as well -I’m close with them all.’Fraser’s current contract expires at the end of next season and Bournemouth are said to remain undecided as to whether to cash in this summer, or risk losing the 25-year-old for nothing in just over 12 month’s time.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal Advertisement Ryan Fraser reveals how he is dealing with Arsenal transfer speculation Comment Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 13 Apr 2019 2:16 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link247Shares Advertisementlast_img read more

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Smullen expecting Eagle to soar in Far East

first_img Press Association Pat Smullen reports Free Eagle to be in “tremendous form” ahead of his swansong in Sunday’s Longines Hong Kong Cup. Speaking at Monday’s Horse Racing Ireland Awards ceremony at Leopardstown, the jockey said: “He’s in tremendous form and has been trained for the race. “It’s been well documented that he seems to be a good horse fresh. He’s been freshened up and goes there in great shape.” center_img A narrow winner of the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot in June, the Dermot Weld-trained four-year-old then finished third after being heavily bumped by Golden Horn in a controversial climax to the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown. He was unable to lay a glove on John Gosden’s brilliant colt in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, but Smullen is hopeful he can bounce back in the Far East in what is set to be his final competitive appearance before retiring to the Irish National Stud in 2016. last_img read more

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Canada defeats United States in Olympic women’s hockey preliminaries

first_imgIn a thrilling battle between rivals Team USA and Canada, the United States women’s ice hockey team fell short in the final matchup of the preliminary stages.If you’re a fan of international hockey, odds are you are no stranger to this rivalry. In all of the last 18 World Championships, the two titans of international hockey have met in the gold medal game. In fact, in the history of the Olympic event, these two countries are the only teams to ever take home the gold. Canada is the reigning champions after a heart-breaking defeat of the red, white and blue in Sochi back in 2014.Badger women’s hockey alumni poised for Olympic runThe 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang will feature four former Badger Women’s Hockey players representing the USA Olympic Team. Forwards Read…Despite Canada knocking off the U.S. in this game, there should be no mistake: The U.S. is far from out. Both teams had already qualified for the semi-finals and this game was more of a formality. Though, with the history between these two teams, this game was still a tough one to drop.A Badger reared its head early in the first period, as UW all-time goal leader Hillary Knight had a great chance on a breakaway against Canada’s goalie Genevieve Lacasse. Lacasse was not stumped however, and the game remained scoreless until well into the second period.How will the Olympics impact men’s and women’s hockey this year?With the 2018 winter Olympic games underway, many are wondering how University of Wisconsin hockey is going to be impacted. Read…In the middle stanza, Canada capitalized on a power play and took the 1-0 lead and did not relinquish their lead for the remainder of the contest.At the end of the second, a questionable no-call on a possible offside play preceded another Canadian goal, increasing the lead to 2-0 against the Americans.At the onset of the final period the US struck. Kendall Coyne went five-hole on Lacasse in what looked to be an energizer for Team USA.Badgers on ice: Your Olympic preview for everything Badgers in South KoreaThe Winter Olympics are here, and like any good international event operating under the threat of nuclear proliferation, it’s got Read…After a Canadian goal that got called back in the third, the game finished with the U.S. drawing the short-end of the stick.There were some positives to glean from the rough loss to the long-time rivals. Team USA was getting shots off at an excellent rate, which may be the sign of an offensive explosion in the semifinals. They out-shot Canada at a surprisingly dominant clip of 45-23.Team USA will use this loss as a motivator as they look forward to Monday’s semi-final.last_img read more

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