Arsene Wenger confident of signing Mohamed Elneny from FC Basel

Arsenal are hoping to complete the signing of midfielder Mohamed Elneny from Swiss champions FC Basel by the end of the week, with only work permit issues standing in the way of the switch, manager Arsene Wenger said on 11 January. With midfield trio Santi Cazorla, Jack Wilshere and Francis Coquelin all on the sidelines, Elneny would be welcome addition to the squad, which was stretched thin during the festive period. Jan 11, 2016

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal want to secure FA Cup treble

Double FA Cup winners Arsenal are confident going into the third round home tie against Sunderland on 9 January, manager Arsene Wenger said on 7 January. Wenger told a news conference at the Gunners training ground, that the cup is an important competition. Jan 8, 2016

New MLS team Los Angeles Football Club unveils club crest

The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC), which will launch its inaugural season in Major League Soccer in 2018, unveiled its club crest in downtown Los Angeles on 7 January, at an event attended by Mayor Eric Garcetti, sporting legend Mia Hamm Garciaparra and movie star Will Ferrell. Jan 8, 2016