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Friendlies round-up: Alexandre Lacazette nets twice, Spain held by Russia, Nigeria beat Argentina

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Alexandre Lacazette scored twice but Lars Stindl earned Germany a 2-2 draw in a heavyweight friendly battle against France in Cologne. Lacazette twice put the visitors ahead, with Timo Werner netting the first equaliser for the Germans. France looked set to hold on and make it three victories in a row against Germany, who they beat in the European Championship semi-finals last summer, only ...

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Arsenal 2-0 West Brom: Alexandre Lacazette hits brace to seal Gunners victory

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Alexandre Lacazette’s first double in English football continued Arsenal’s excellent home form as they beat West Brom 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium. On an evening when Alexis Sanchez, widely expected to leave at the season’s end when his contract expires, made his first league start since his attempt to join rivals Manchester City, the striker continued to justify his club-record ...

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Arsenal 1-2 Sevilla: Alexandre Lacazette on target as Steven N’Zonzi stunner beats Arsenal

Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette celebrates his first goal at the Emirates.

A first Emirates goal from Alexandre Lacazette was cancelled out by a sensational second-half strike from Steven N’Zonzi to condemn Arsenal to a 2-1 defeat against Sevilla in the Emirates Cup. Sevilla took the lead just after half-time as Joaquin Correa latched onto Wissam Ben Yedder’s clever reverse ball and calmly slotted the ball past Petr Cech inside the area. ...

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Arsenal sign Alexandre Lacazette for club-record fee

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Arsenal have signed Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon for a club-record fee, reported to be around €53m. Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas confirmed on Sunday that Arsenal were closing in on a deal for Lacazette, 26, that would represent a record fee for both clubs. Arsenal’s previous record deal was the £42.4 million signing of Mesut Ozil from Real Madrid in 2013. ...

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Alexandre Lacazette completes Arsenal medical ahead of record £45m move

Alexandre Lacazette made his France debut in 2013 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette has completed a medical at Arsenal before his proposed £45m record move. The Gunners had an initial bid for the 26-year-old France international rejected, but talks continued. His fee, of up to £52m with add-ons, will surpass the £42.4m Arsenal paid Real Madrid for Mesut Ozil in 2013. Lacazette was second top scorer in Ligue 1 – the French top ...

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Lacazette: I want to stay at Lyon

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Alexandre Lacazette has disappointed his growing army of admirers after confirming revealing he wants to stay at Lyon for at least another season. The striker’s goalscoring exploits this term have seen him linked with Premier League clubs Arsenal and Liverpool as well as Champions League holders Real Madrid However, the 23-year-old, who has scored 25 goals in 28 Ligue 1 ...

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