Abou Diaby, who had been in serious talks with the Baggies about a move, has decided to head back to France to link up with Marseille on a free.
With his deal set to expire at the end of the season, Theo Walcott has reportedly agreed to a new deal at Arsenal.
Theo Walcott fired Arsenal to a 1-0 win over Wolfsburg and a first Emirates Cup title since 2010.
Arsenal got six goals from six different players and they were all worth watching as the Gunners got off to a scorching start in their yearly pre-season tournament with a 6-0 win over Lyon.
Arsenal starters vs Lyon: Martinez, Debuchy, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Coquelin, Ramsey, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ozil, Iwobi, Giroud
Arsene Wenger has reassured the Polish goalkeeper that he has a future at the North London club as he leaves for a loan in Italy at Roma for next season.
Joel Campbell was extremely dangerous in Costa Rica's 1-0 loss to Mexico in the Gold Cup.
Petr Cech was fantastic in Arsenal's win over Everton in the Barclays Asia Trophy Final.
Arsenal right back Hector Bellerin is set to cash in on his new-found status as a starter with Arsenal ready to sign him to a long term extension.
Eredivisie side Ajax have confirmed that Arsenal striker Yaya Sanogo has joined the club as part of a season long loan deal.
Chuba Akpom scored three and Jack Wilshere scored the other and chipped in an assist as Arsenal beat a Singapore XI in their first competitive match of the pre-season.
Arsenal have agreed to a new contract with Brazilian Wellington Silva and will now reportedly look to send him out on loan somewhere in England.
Tomas Rosicky will not be ready for the start of the new season after Arsene Wenger confirmed the 34 year-old won't train for another 4/5 weeks after picking up a knee injury.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alexis Sanchez will not return to the club until 3rd August, 2015 and therefore the Chilean will miss the season opener when West Ham visit the Emirates.
Dutch paper De Telegraaf are reporting that Arsenal forward Yaya Sanogo is headed to Ajax on loan for the upcoming season.