Arsenal should consider Tottenham’s Danny Rose if they fail to sign Kieran Tierney, says Danny Mills

first_imgArsenal should consider a move for Tottenham’s Danny Rose, believes Danny Mills (Picture: Getty)Former England and Manchester City star Danny Mills has urged Arsenal to make a controversial move for Danny Rose if they fail in their pursuit of Kieran Tierney.Unai Emery identified Tierney as his number one left-back target at the start of the summer and Arsenal are reportedly confident of signing the 22-year-old Celtic star.While Celtic rejected Arsenal’s two opening bids for Tierney, the Gunners are now understood to be closing in on an agreement after restructuring their £25million offer for the Scotland international.Tierney has told Celtic that he’s eager to play in the Premier League next season and the Scottish champions are increasingly resigned to losing their prized possession.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 CityIf Arsenal do not manage to get a deal over the line for Tierney, Mills believes they should explore a move for Tottenham’s Rose who is actively looking for a new club this summer.‘He’ll want to play football and he’ll want to be first choice,’ the former right-back told Football Insider.‘You’ve got the Euros coming up next year, if he’s not playing that jeopardises his chances of making the Euros squad. It could be his last international tournament.‘If Arsenal can’t get Tierney, would they take Danny Rose? They should do. Arsenal should consider Tottenham’s Danny Rose if they fail to sign Kieran Tierney, says Danny Mills Comment Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 31 Jul 2019 7:16 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link601Shares Arsenal remain confident of signing Celtic full-back Tierney (Picture: Getty)‘The Arsenal-Tottenham thing is of course always going to be an issue but they would take him.‘Manchester City, he’s probably a little bit old for the demographic they’re trying to bring in. Manchester United, Liverpool – they’re okay. Chelsea can’t sign him.‘Realistically, in terms of where he would want to go, they’d be up there challenging, in and around, what other London clubs could afford him?’More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesRose did not travel with the rest of Tottenham’s squad on their pre-season tour of Asia, but Mauricio Pochettino insists the Englishman remains in his plans for the time being.‘I told you in Singapore and China. I think I was very clear about the situation of the squad,’ Pochettino said.‘Danny Rose like another 25 or 26 players are here and are my players.‘I don’t know what I need to say because I was very clear in the past.’MORE: Lille president confirms Nicolas Pepe’s move to Arsenal and reveals transfer fee Advertisementlast_img read more

Justice Sueing, Cal’s top scorer and rebounder, expected to transfer

first_imgThe best player on the worst team in the Pac-12 appears headed elsewhere.Justice Sueing, the leading scorer and rebounder for last-place Cal this season, announced Wednesday night that he likely will be transferring, only days after Mark Fox was introduced as the Golden Bears’ new coach. “After many conversations with my family, I have decided that it is best for me to explore my options in transferring,” Sueing wrote, in part, about entering his name in the NCAA’s transfer portal.🐻💙💛 pic.twitter.com/uYCbSM6SzR— Justice Sueing (@JusticeSueing) April 4, 2019A 6-7 sophomore wing from Honolulu, Sueing averaged 14.3 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.7 steals this season, all team highs, while starting 30 of 31 games. However, the Golden Bears finished last in the Pac-12 for the second consecutive season at 3-15 (8-23 overall). Related News UCLA close to hiring TCU’s Jamie Dixon as next basketball coach, report says Coach Wyking Jones was fired last month after only two seasons. Fox, the former Georgia and Nevada coach, was introduced as Jones’ successor earlier this week.Sueing becomes the second Cal player to enter his name in the NCAA’s transfer portal this offseason. Guard Darius McNeill, who came to Berkeley in the same recruiting class, announced his intent to transfer on March 23. Early speculation about potential landing spots for Sueing, who would have two years of eligibility remaining after likely sitting out a transfer season, have focused on Missouri, where Cuonzo Martin is the coach.Martin recruited Sueing (and McNeill) to Cal as the Golden Bears head coach at the time.#Mizzou nation rn… pic.twitter.com/RZAvUMzvBA— Steve-O (@ZeroJour) April 4, 2019Nick Hamilton, a graduate assistant at USC who played with Sueing in 2017-18, tweeted encouragement to his former teammate: “More life more blessings brother!!!”More life more blessings brother!!! Comeback season soon! https://t.co/l3VH8jfhp3— Nick Hamilton (@nick_ham21) April 4, 2019last_img read more