Goal summarises the biggest transfer talk involving Arsenal as doubt continues to cloud the futures of the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez
Russia's Frants Klintsevich, who heads the defense and security committee in Moscow's upper house of parliament, said the U.K. would be "literally wiped off the face of the Earth by a counter strike." Earlier that day, U.K. Defense Minister Michael Fallon said during a radio show that the U.K. could consider a preemptive nuclear attack amid recent political tensions between Russia and Western governments, according to The Moscow Times. Fallon said the U.K.'s military would only make combat use of its Trident nuclear program in extenuating circumstances, but refused to say exactly what those conditions would be.
Newcastle United and West Ham United's grounds have been raided in connection with suspected income tax and national insurance fraud in the football industry. ITV News Tyne Tees understands Newcastle United managing director Lee Charnley has been arrested, following the investigation by HMRC. No one from West Ham has been arrested. At least 180 officers were involved in the operation involving tax authorities in the UK and France. HM Revenue and Customs said premises in the north-east and south-east of England had been raided as well as locations in France. Arrests have also been made in France, news agency AFP have reported. In a statement, HMRC said they had "arrested several men working within