Arsenal news and transfers LIVE: Marquinhos done deal, Gabriel Jesus bid, Hazard update

Hello and welcome to’s live Arsenal blog on Friday!

The Gunners face an important end to the season following a 3-0 loss to Tottenham. Mikel Arteta’s side still sit fourth in the Premier League, but the battle for Champions League football is far from over.

North London rivals Spurs are just a point behind Arsenal in fifth. Behind Antonio Conte’s side sit Manchester United and West Ham in sixth and seventh respectively.

We will have all the post-match reaction and build up ahead of the Gunners’ trip to Newcastle United in the coming days. But there is plenty going off the field as well too, with transfer rumours aplenty including updates on Aaron Hickey and Cody Gakpo, while there is also news on Mohamed Elneny’s future.

With that in mind, sit back and let keep you posted with all the latest news from the Emirates.

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