Lee Hurley

Lee Hurley

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Writer specialising in good football and bad relationships. Usually sarcastic, always here, often elsewhere. Pre-order my book, out on Monday, about being Transgender here - https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B07BPZGRW5

Alex Iwobi makes Nollywood acting debut as movie lead

Alex Iwobi has made his debut in Nollywood, the Nigerian equivalent of ‘Hollywood’ or ‘Bollywood’.

CNN told to ‘be quiet’ over Arsenal Rwanda deal

Rwanda's Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Olivier Nduhungirehe, has told broadcaster CNN to ‘be quiet’ after they criticised his country’s deal with Arsenal, prompting a backlash in the nation.

Arsenal end media partnership with company in ‘complete disarray’

Arsenal have cut ties with international media rights agency, MP & Silva, who are said to be in 'complete disarray' after their offices were raided.

Arsenal expected to announce forward deal agreed 'soon'

Arsenal are expected to finally announce Reiss Nelson’s new contract 'soon' according to the S*n.

Mesut Ozil accusations of racism justified as DFB president admits failures

Reinhard Grindel has admitted he should have done more to protect Mesut Ozil from racist attacks that many Bayern Munich people don’t think are a problem.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 18: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal shoots and misses during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on August 18, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal struggling to find Aaron Ramsey agreement – report

Arsenal are reportedly struggling to find an agreement with Aaron Ramsey over a new contract according to the S*n

Arsenal starlets feature in amazing skills video

Arsenal youngsters, Reiss Nelson and Trae Coyle, feature in a skills video alongside a host of other youngsters from around the world.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 18: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal chases the ball during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on August 18, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Guendouzi's amazing reaction to Aubameyang's miss against Chelsea shows why fans love him

As Pierre-Emerick Abameyang conspired to miss chances against Chelsea he's been scoring since he could walk, Matteo Guendouzi continued to cement his place as an Arsenal fans' favourite with his reaction to one of the forward's howlers.

Spike Lee spotted at Chelsea v Arsenal game

Spike Lee was spotted at the game against Chelsea wearing an old Arsenal shirt prompting many to speculate that he must be a ‘legit Gooner’.

Arsenal fan Idris Elba really doesn't like Tottenham

Idris Elba has made sure there’s no doubt around how he feels about Tottenham in an interview this weekend with the Observer magazine.

£1bn: Tottenham stadium opening could be delayed until February as costs soar

The Mail on Sunday reports in an EXCLUSIVE that Tottenham’s new stadium may not open until 2019 after some safety systems were found to be missing completely.

668 days: Santi Cazorla finally plays competitive football again

Santi Cazorla started a competitive football match for the first time in 668 days as Villarreal lost 2-1 in their La Liga opener at home to Real Sociedad.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal manger criticised by pundit after 1 match in charge

When a manager takes over at a new club, they usually get time to produce results, so it’s something of a surprise to see Jamie Carragher, restored to his role as top pundit after spitting on a fan who teased him, piling on the pressure after just 90 minutes of football.

Arsenal forward ‘excited’ to finally leave, hard to blame him

Joel Campbell is ‘excited’ to start the next chapter of his footballing journey and it’s hard to blame him.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal warms up during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil stars in amazing video where ‘everything is effortless’

Mesut Ozil is the star of a video from F2Freestylers where 'Everything is effortless'

Unai Emery tells Mesut Ozil exactly what he wants from him

Unai Emery has called on Mesut Ozil to be more demanding when it comes to wanting the ball.
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Job advertisement suggests Tottenham’s new stadium delayed further

A company working on Tottenham’s new stadium have advertised for electricians to start immediately on a ‘three-month contract’ leading many to speculate that Spurs’ new ground may be delayed even further.

Arsenal forward's contract with Juventus: Details leaked after ‘full blitz’ on Arsenal

Stephy Mavididi is set to join the Juventus B team in what is a surprising move for many.
Switzerland's defender Stephan Lichtsteiner reacts after winning their Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Serbia and Switzerland at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 22, 2018. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP)

Lichtsteiner refuses to be forced into international retirement

Stephan Lichtsteiner has absolutely no intention of being forced into international retirement after it was reported that his Swiss manager was expected to just that.

Is Petr Cech feeling the pressure?

As he watched the ball roll perilously close to his own goal line after attempting what seemed to be a simple pass, Petr Cech would have been forgiven for thinking “Jsem příliš starý na tohle hovno.”
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal need extended therapy: Things we learned from the Manchester City game

Starting a new season with a new manager against the only team to ever collect 100 Premier League points was a cruel twist from...

Arsenal will make top 4 says pundit

Matthew Upson has tipped Arsenal to reclaim their place in the top four this season under Unai Emery.
Valencia's coach Unai Emery (L) and Barcelona's coach Josep Guardiola react during the Spanish Cup second leg semi-final football match FC Barcelona vs Valencia CF on February 8, 2012 at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona. AFP PHOTO / JOSE JORDAN

Manchester City explain what they expect from Arsenal

Manchester City are not quite sure what to expect when they rock up at the Grove to get their Premier League title defence underway and I, for one, couldn’t be happier with that.

Arsenal coach down Aubameyang challenge

Unai Emery has challenged Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to win the Golden Boot this season.

Former Arsenal midfielder signs for London rivals as Gunners run out 2-1 winners

Arsenal ran out 2-1 winners at the Toulouse International Ladies Cup thanks to goals from Vivianne Miedema and Danielle van de Donk.

Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke helping to create Tottenham fans

Arsenal fans may not like Stan Kroenke, but it seems we haven’t even had a small taste of the anger he’s capable of inducing, a rage so visceral some people would rather be Spurs fans…
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Arsenal players receive surprise at training

Arsenal players were surprised this week during training when a group of Rwandan drummers turned up to entertain them.
This picture taken on June 23, 2018 shows Swiss football Federation general secretary Alex Miescher at Torpedo Stadium in Tolyatti also known as Togliatti, during the Russia 2018 World Cup football tournament. - Miescher resigned from Swiss football federation after he initiated a debate on a ban of dual citizenship for players. After the elimination of Switzerland in the round of 16 of the World Cup in Russia Miescher had questioned in the press on the policy to follow on players with dual nationality in the Swiss team. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI / AFP)

Official who questioned Arsenal star's motivation resigns

Alex Miescher, the secretary general of the Swiss FA (SFV) who questioned the motivations of players with dual nationalities during the World Cup, handed in his resignation on Friday.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Raheem Sterling of Manchester City (L) celebrates scoring his sides third goal with Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City (R) during the Premier League match between Manchester City and AFC Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium on September 17, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Massive double Manchester City boost ahead of Arsenal game

Kevin de Bruyne and Raheem Sterling are both available for selection after the pair returned from their post-World Cup vacation in ‘perfect condition’ for Sunday’s match.
SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal interviews during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Arsenal finally name their new captain

Arsenal will have five captains for the new season and Laurent Koscielny will captain the captains, making him the captain.

Santi Cazorla says all his suffering worth it ‘for this moment’

Santi Cazorla was unveiled as a Villarreal player on Thursday in a ceremony fitting the little magician’s talent and remarkable recovery.
HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Alex Scott of Arsenal Ladies during the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal legend to make TV history in new Premier League season

Alex Scott will make TV history this season as she becomes the first women to be allowed on to Super Sunday.

Arsenal's transfer window: 5 in 18 out - How much did Arsenal spend and...

In terms of arrivals, the summer window is shut for English clubs but they can still sell players until the end of the month.

Arsenal international has not agreed terms to leave

David Ospina has yet to give an answer to Besiktas according to Turkish publication, Sabah.

Stadium reality bites for Tottenham fans

They said it wouldn’t affect spending. They told us it would help us compete. Am I talking Arsenal or Spurs? It doesn’t matter because both clubs said the same thing and both clubs lied as Spurs fans are starting to realise.
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Arsenal defender's girlfriend starts Swansea transfer rumour with images

Carl Jenkinson’s girlfriend has started a rumour frenzy in Swansea after she posted a picture of  their ground.
BENEVENTO, ITALY - FEBRUARY 18: Bacary Sagna of Benevento Calcio in action during the serie A match between Benevento Calcio and FC Crotone at Stadio Ciro Vigorito on February 18, 2018 in Benevento, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Official: Former Arsenal star signs for MLS side

Bacary Sagna has signed with Montreal Impact, a side managed by Arsene Wenger favourite, Remi Garde.
Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /

Arsenal forward deal with West Ham done, announcement today

Lucas Perez has agreed a three-year deal with West Ham that will see Arsenal net £5m.
SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Aaron Ramsey #8 of Arsenal looks during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Arsenal and Aaron Ramsey close to deal agreement

Arsenal are reportedly close to tying Aaron Ramsey down to a new long-term contract in what could well be one of their best moves of the summer.

Arsenal’s fate was sealed when Kroenke bought his first share

When David Danskin and Jack Humble sat down to form Arsenal in 1886, the word ‘billion’ probably hadn’t established itself in the lexicon of Woolwich armaments workers.

Arsenal owner made surprising Clinton donation in race against Trump

Stan Kroenke donated $1,000,000 to Donald Trump’s inauguration fund so why did he also donate $105,400 to Hillary Clinton in the Presidential race?
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Ozil of Germany during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil explains why he doesn’t sing national anthem

Mesut Ozil spoke in June about why he doesn’t sing Germany’s national anthem before matches.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal gestures during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Euro giants won't give up on signing Arsenal 26-year-old

Shkodran Mustafi’s future as an Arsenal player is still in some doubt after it was reported that Galatasaray are interested in signing the Arsenal defender.
Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /

Arsenal agree £5m deal with Premier League club for forgotten forward

Arsenal and West Ham have agreed a £5m deal that will see Lucas Perez join West Ham on a permanent deal.

Arsenal strike £60m kit deal

Arsenal are to switch from Puma to Adidas from 2019 in a deal worth £60m-a-year for five years.
Uzbek-born Russian businessman Alisher Usmanov attends a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahayan during their meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow September 12, 2013. AFP PHOTO / POOL / MAXIM SHEMETOV

Usmanov company calls for changes to hate speech legislation in Russia

Mail.ru, a company co-owned by Alisher Usmanov, has called for a change to Russia’s hate-speech legislation and amnesty for those already convicted under the law ‘unjustly’.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Referee Michael Oliver gestures during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on September 17, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Referee announced for Arsenal’s season opener against Manchester City

Michael Oliver will take charge of Unai Emery’s first competitive match as Arsenal head coach on Sunday against Manchester City.

Usmanov silence all but confirms Kroenke buy-out

Stan Kroenke is poised to become the sole owner of Arsenal allowing him to take the company private after Alisher Usmanov agreed to sell his shares to the American.

Reiss Nelson agrees new 5-year-deal

Reiss Nelson is expected to sign a new deal to keep him at Arsenal for the next five years.

Arsenal star admits it's time for a new challenge

David Ospina admits it’s ‘time for something new’ as the Colombian gets ready for life away from Arsenal.

Amazing news for Arsenal fan favourite

Santi Cazorla has been offered a contract with Villarreal to play for them in the upcoming season after successfully passing his trial with the club.

Final lineups announced for Per Mertesacker farewell match

The final lineups have been announced for Per Mertesacker's 'Homecoming' game that will take place in Germany in October.
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All 9 Daily Mail journalists write off Arsenal’s top 4 chances

The season is just a few days away from starting and we’re already knee-deep in the swamp of prediction land.
Arsenal's Welsh football player Aaron Ramsey (L) poses with his wife Colleen Rowland upon arrival to attend the European premiere of the film 'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back' in central London on October 20, 2016. / AFP / Justin TALLIS (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Aaron Ramsey’s agent rubbishes wage claims as wife posts exciting update

Aaron Ramsey’s agent has rubbished claims that the midfielder is demanding £300kpw to sign a new deal with the club while his wife, Colleen, has posted that the pair are expecting twins.
AIRATE, ITALY - JULY 05: Ricardo Rodriguez of AC Milan looks on during the AC Milan training session at the club's training ground Milanello on July 5, 2017 in Cairate, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)

Arsenal eye £30m AC Milan defender to cope with injury problems

Arsenal are considering making a move for AC Milan’s left-back, Ricardo Rodriguez according to the Daily Mail after Sead Kolasinac picked up a knee injury.

Arsenal defender to have medical at Premier League rival today

Calum Chambers is expected to have a medical at Fulham on Monday after he agreed a deal to join the Cottagers on loan for the season.

Unai Emery admits senior star unlikely to face Manchester City

Nacho Monreal is expected to join the Arsenal team in training on Tuesday after working alone with a physical coach as he tries to recover from a ‘little problem’ in his knee but Unai Emery has pretty much ruled him out of the City game.
Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /

Arsenal forward's agent responds to reports of 'bid accepted'

Lucas Perez’s agent, Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, has denied even speaking with Sporting Lisbon, let alone agreeing a deal for his client to join the Portuguese club.

Mesut Ozil gets amazing support from Turkish club

Contrary to how many people connected to the German national team have reacted to Mesut Ozil’s claims of institutional racism, players from the Turkish club Malatyaspor wore tshirts to show their support for the Arsenal man.
Referees monitor the play as players compete on Microsoft Xbox and Sony Playstation games consoles in the group stages of the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final, at the O2 in London on August 2, 2018. - The FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final 2018 will see 32 finalists battle it out for the main prize the title of FIFA eWorld Cup champion, and pocket USD 250,000 in prize money. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

Mesut Ozil launches esports team, seeks players

Mesut Ozil has launched his own esports team that focuses on the FIFA series by EA Sports and he will be looking for players from around the world.

Arsenal sign new senior assistant coach

Arsenal have signed Aaron D’Antino from Geelong in Australia to act as Joe Montemurro’s senior assistant coach for the women’s side.

LGBTQ+ league partners with County FA for first time

An LGBTQ+ friendly football league has agreed a partnership with a County FA for the first time.
SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Aaron Ramsey #8 of Arsenal looks during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Injury blow for Arsenal ahead of new season

Sead Kolasinac will be out for at least the next two months after picking up a knee injury against Chelsea while Aaron Ramsey is expected back in training next week.

Besiktas pull out of Ospina deal for familiar reason

Besiktas have reportedly pulled out of the deal to sign David Ospina as they believe his €5m price tag and wage demands are 'astronomical'.
ASCONA, SWITZERLAND - MAY 25: Mesut Oezil (L) and Manuel Neuer with their new Adidas football boots from the new Mercury Pack, which were hand delivered by a skydive team on May 25, 2016 in Ascona, Switzerland. During UEFA Euro 2016, Thomas Müller will wear the X16+ PURECHAOS, Bastian Schweinsteiger will wear the X16, Mesut Özil will wear the ACE 16+ PURECONTROL, whilst Mats Hummels and Manuel Neuer will wear the ACE 16. The players will debut their boots during their match against Hungary on June 4. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images For Adidas)

Manuel Neuer backs Ozil’s decision to quit Germany

Bayern Munich goalkeeper, Manuel Neuer, has backed Mesut Ozil’s decision to retire from the German national team.

'Mesut Ozil's heir' signs for Italians after being released by Arsenal

Vlad Dragomir has signed for Italian side Perugia Calcio after being released by Arsenal this summer.
Chuba Akpom

Arsenal forward pictured in new club’s shirt

Chuba Apom has already posed for photographs in his new PAOK shirt despite there being no confirmation of his move from either club.

Goalscoring midfielder ‘definitely’ wants future move to Arsenal, confirms Gunners approach

18-year-old midfielder, Dejan Kulusevski, has confirmed that Arsenal were interested in signing him and that he'd love to play for the club - just not yet.

15-year-old 'most talented' midfielder to sign for Arsenal, 1st team in 2 years

15-year-old Romanian Cătălin Cârjan will sign a contract with Arsenal when he turns 16 according to an exclusive report from his home country.

Happy 10th birthday to us!

Today marks the 10th anniversary of my first ever Arsenal blog.

Guendouzi hailed in France as he hopes to make Arsenal first team

Matteo Guendouzi is hoping to make at least a few appearances for the Arsenal first team in the new season after being one of the standout highlights from the club’s pre-season.
MADRID, SPAIN - JANUARY 04: Samir Nasri of Sevilla takes to the field during the Copa del Rey Round of 16 First Leg match between Real Madrid and Sevilla at Bernabeu on January 4, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Hated former Arsenal forward has doping ban extended

Samir Nasri has had his doping ban extended from six to 18 months the day his ban was supposed to end.

Concerning injury update for Arsenal 25-year-old

Sead Kolasinac will undergo a scan within the next 48 hours to determine if there is any ligament damage to his knee.
MIAMI, FL - JULY 29: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, CEO of FC Bayern Muenchen, addresses a news conference during the last day of the FC Bayern AUDI Summer Tour on July 29, 2018 at Mandarin Oriental hotel in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexandra Beier/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Ozil’s agent blamed for his problems in ridiculous claims by Bayern CEO

Bayern Munich’s CEO, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has blamed Mesut Ozil’s agent for fabricating claims of racism as he makes himself look and sound completely ridiculous.

Another Arsenal player leaves for Tottenham

As expected, Anna Filbey has been allowed to leave Arsenal and has joined Tottenham ahead of the new season.
Ivan Gazidis

Arsenal learning from Manchester United’s mistakes

With Arsene Wenger and (seemingly) Ivan Gazidis exiting Arsenal, the club appear to have taken on board the errors made by United after Fergie and David Gill both left Old Trafford in 2013...
BRISTOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 15: A copy of the new tabloid sized The Guardian newspaper with its new masthead is pictured for sale on January 15, 2018 in Bristol, England. In a cost-cutting move, publisher Guardian News & Media has ditched the distinctive Berliner size after just over 12 years and outsourced the printing of the tabloid to Trinity Mirror. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Tottenham whinge about signings as Palace look to land German star: Around the papers

It's pretty quiet out there in Arsenal land, so here is a selection of the stories that caught my eye as I made my way around the media this morning.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 14: Arsenal FC CEO Ivan Gazidis speaks during the Western Sydney Wanderers Gold Star Luncheon at The Westin on July 14, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Ivan Gazidis tells Arsenal board about AC Milan offer

Arsenal are getting ready for life without Ivan Gazidis as the CEO moves closer to a move to AC Milan.

Former Arsenal goalkeeper signs for Brighton

Former Arsenal goalkeeper, Sophie Harris, has signed for Brighton & Hove Albion after being allowed to leave London Bees on a free transfer.
Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan

Arsenal striker agrees 3-year deal to leave, announcement imminent

PAOK are expecting to announce Chuba Akpom as an official player imminently after the forward arrived in the country on Monday.

Official: Darren Burgess to join Southern Expansion in A League

Despite only arriving last year and being hailed at the club for his work, Darren Burgess will join the A-League's Southern Expansion as a special High Performance Advisor upon them being granted a new A-League licence.

Another keeper leaves Arsenal as 2 new signings get stuck into training

Although the season is closing in and there are only nine days left in the transfer window, it’s pretty quiet out there in Arsenal world.

Jeff Reine-Adelaide seems to hit out at Arsenal

Jeff Reine-Adelaide has seemed to hit out at Arsenal after leaving for the club for a new life with Angers.

Former Arsenal star buys parents a mansion after increasing wages 5x

Former Arsenal Women forward, Asisat Oshoala, has used some of her Chinese wages to buy her parents a ‘mansion’ in her home country.

Arsenal agree striker deal for 50% less than reported

Arsenal have reportedly agreed a deal to sell Chuba Akpom to PAOK rather than Sint-Truiden with reports in Greece claiming the fee is around 50% of that being reported in the UK.
SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal interviews during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Arsenal fans have every right to be excited ahead of new season

After 22 years under Arsene Wenger, 2018/19 is a voyage into the unknown for Arsenal supporters and their team...
Chuba Akpom

Arsenal forward set for surprise move

Chuba Akpom is reportedly close to a move to PAOK despite being expected to sign for Sint-Truiden.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 14: Arsenal FC CEO Ivan Gazidis speaks during the Western Sydney Wanderers Gold Star Luncheon at The Westin on July 14, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: Ivan Gazidis to join AC Milan on 1 September

Bloomberg have Ivan Gazidis listed as joining AC Milan as their Chief Executive on 1 September 2018.
SINGAPORE - JULY 27: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal looks during training ahead of the International Champions Cup 2018 match between Arsenal v Paris Saint Germain on July 27, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Unai Emery names 4 things more important than pre-season results

Unai Emery is trying to get his squad up to speed ahead of the new season starting against Manchester City in just a few weeks and believes working to get the tactics right is more important than the scoreline in pre-season.

Arsenal fans & legend pay tribute to late Ghana Vice-President

A group of Arsenal fans including Tony Adams have paid tribute to the late Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, the former Vice President of Ghana who died suddenly on 29 June during a routine workout session at the gym.
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Watch: Arsenal newbies undergo hilarious initiation

As is the tradition when a new player is added to the Arsenal first-team squad, the newbies who are on tour in Singapore had to stand on chairs and sing their hearts out.
SINGAPORE - JULY 26: Hector Bellerin #2 of Arsenal speaks to the media during the International Champions Cup 2018 match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal at the National Stadium on July 26, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Arsenal star loves new shirt number as he confirms future

Hector Bellerin has confirmed, again, that he is staying at Arsenal, admitting the question drives him ‘crazy’.

Arsenal sign Mexican striker

Arsenal have signed 12-year-old Tatiana Flores for the u14 squad.

Arsenal sign Canadian ‘Craig Bellamy’ who turned down Tottenham and Liverpool

Arsenal have agreed a deal with Ipswich to sign Marcelo Flores after his sister also signed for the club.

Arsenal demand £7.1m for want-away 29-year-old

Arsenal are reportedly asking for over £7m for goalkeeper David Opsina.
SINGAPORE - JULY 26: Rodri #14 of Atletico Madrid and Aaron Ramsey #8 of Arsenal compete for the ball during the International Champions Cup 2018 match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal at the National Stadium on July 26, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Unai Emery confirms Arsenal captaincy plan

Unai Emery believes that Aaron Ramsey will sign a new contract to stay at the club and is in the running to be one of his 'five captains'.

Official: Arsenal agree 4-year deal with Ligue 1 side, will wear #22 shirt

While we were all paying attention to the Arsenal first team, Angers confirmed that they have signed Jeff Reine-Adelaide on a four-year deal.

Arsenal youngsters thrashed by Bayern Munich

Arsenal’s u23s crashed to a 4-1 defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich.

Aaron Ramsey makes it crystal clear what he wants to sign new 5-year Arsenal...

Aaron Ramsey has made it clear that he wants assurances over his on-pitch position before he signs a new deal with Arsenal.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 14: Arsenal FC CEO Ivan Gazidis speaks during the Western Sydney Wanderers Gold Star Luncheon at The Westin on July 14, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Milan expect Gazidis to join in September despite Arsenal’s statement

AC Milan expect Ivan Gazidis to become their new CEO in September despite a statement by Arsenal on Wednesday.

Arsenal 20-year-old spotted at Ligue 1 side ahead of move

Jeff Reine-Adelaide is on the verge of leaving Arsenal for Angers and was at the Ligue 1 club on Wednesday.

Kingsley Coman responds to Arsenal rumours with weird answers

Kingsley Coman has had no contact with Arsenal and he 'normally' expects to remain with Bayern Munich for the new season.

Arsenal agree £60k-per-week midfielder deal

Arsenal have reportedly agreed a five-year deal with Alex Iwobi worth £60k-per-week to the midfielder.
PRESTON, ENGLAND - JULY 21: Jack Wilshere of West Ham United during the Pre-Season Friendly between Preston North End and West Ham United at Deepdale on July 21, 2018 in Preston, England. (Photo by Lynne Cameron/Getty Images)

West Ham plan sheds more light on Arsenal midfielder decision

West Ham have put together a specialised fitness plan for Jack Wilshere with manager, Manuel Pellegrini, admitting the midfielder will not be able to play every game for the Hammers this season.

Arsenal youngster dubbed ‘Mesut Ozil’s heir’ returns to former club

Vlad Dragomir is training with his former club, ACS Poli Timisoara in Romania, after he was released by Arsenal this summer
NIZHNIY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Joel Campbell of Costa Rica in action with Michael Lang of Switzerland during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Switzerland and Costa Rica at Nizhniy Novgorod Stadium on June 27, 2018 in Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward told to find new club

Joel Campbell has been told he has a ‘free hand’ to find a new club according to a report from Spain.

Agent explains how Arsenal beat Napoli to £22.5m signing this summer

Bernd Leno was close to joining Napoli under Maurizio Sarri but a ‘relaxed’ approach from the Italians allowed Arsenal to steal in.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Steve Bould of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Steve Bould to leave Arsenal

Despite being made joint assistant manager at the club under Unai Emery, Steve Bould is being tipped to leave Arsenal to pair up with Thierry Henry should the former Gunner replace Steve Bruce as the Aston Villa manager.

Arsenal close to deal for 22-year-old 'great liberator'

Sint-Truiden are waiting for Chuba Akpom to arrive as the ‘great liberator’ according to a Belgian report following the side’s latest friendly that saw them lose 1-0 to Royal Excel Mouscron on Friday.

Midfielder Arsenal ‘don’t trust’ close to agreement with Serie A side

Vlad Dragomir is close to reaching an agreement with Serie A side, Atalanta, after the Romanian midfielder was released by Arsenal this summer.

Chelsea and Tottenham season tickets work out more expensive than Arsenal’s

Yes, it’s that time of the year again time to read all about how Arsenal are the most expensive football team to watch because their cheapest season ticket is more expensive than everybody else’s even though they give fans far more matches.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Oezil of Germany looks dejected following his sides defeat in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images, )

Turkey hails Mesut Ozil’s statement attacking DFB

Turkish ministers reacted positively to the news that Mesut Ozil would no longer play for Germany as long as he felt subjected to racism. The...

Arsenal make €50m offer for Bayern Munich man ‘very interested’ in Arsenal

Arsenal have reportedly offered €50m for Kingsley Coman in a story that refuses to die.

22-year-old forward to sign 4-year Arsenal deal

Alex Iwobi is set to sign a new four-year contract with Arsenal despite reports that Unai Emery wasn’t interested in keeping him at the club.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Oezil of Germany looks dejected following his sides defeat in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images, )

Mesut Ozil’s reaction to German racism should be applauded

Mesut Ozil has announced that he will no longer play for the German national team, citing racism as the main reason. I look at why he's right to make this massive move.

Unai Emery wants 2 things from Arsenal in Singapore

Unai Emery has tweeted as Arsenal head off to Singapore for their pre-season games against Atletico Madrid and PSG in the International Champions Cup.

Atletico Madrid meet with Chelsea about Olivier Giroud

Atletico Madrid are reportedly interested in bringing Olivier Giroud to Spain just six months after he left Arsenal.

Arsenal flop signs for SPAL 2103

Former Arsenal defender, Johan Djourou, has signed a one-year deal with S.P.A.L. in Italy after the Swiss defender reached an agreement with Antalyaspor to terminate his contract, allowing him to join the Italians for free.

Mustafi trolls Arsenal’s new signing

Shkodran Mustafi trolled Bernd Leno after the goalkeeper turned up to Arsenal training with a charger for his phone that looks than it has been on the go since smartphones were first invented.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: Alex Iwobi of Nigeria controls the ball during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group D match between Croatia and Nigeria at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 16, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Arsenal will sell divisive 22-year-old forward 'not in Emery's plans'

Alexi Iwobi is being eyed up by Lazio with a report in Italy claiming the Nigerian forward is not in Unai Emery’s plans.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Yann Sommer of Switzerland celebrates his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Arsenal in ‘advanced talks’ to sign 29-year-old international

Arsenal are reportedly in ‘advanced talks’ to sign a second senior goalkeeper in Yann Sommer.

Arsenal 22-year-old agrees deal

Alex Iwobi has agreed a deal to become an ambassador for DStv.
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Arsenal could sell 5 forwards before window closes

Arsenal could shift as many as five forwards from the club before the window closes at the end of August.

Fulham signing could help Arsenal

Fulham have agreed a deal for Besiktas goalkeeper, Fabri, as the Turkish side turn to David Ospina to replace him.

Arsenal hire Millwall assistant manager to coach u21s

Arsenal Women have hired Lauren Phillips to work as head coach of the u21 side at the Women’s Academy.
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Arsenal close in on £2m deal for forward

Arsenal are close to agreeing a deal that would see Chuba Akpom leave the club permanently after 16 years with the Gunners.
SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 23: Mesut Oezil of Germany sit on the team bench during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Sweden at Fisht Stadium on June 23, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil makes amazing move ahead of new season

Mesut Ozil decided to cut short his holiday to return to Arsenal after hearing about Unai Emery’s training sessions from his teammates.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Oezil of Germany looks dejected following his sides defeat in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images, )

Liverpool manager defends underfire Arsenal star

Jurgen Klopp has become the latest name to defend Mesut Ozil as the German continues to be made a scapegoat for his countries World Cup failings.
TYNSET, NORWAY - MAY 24: Nicklas Bendtner of Rosenborg during Second Round Norwegian Cup between Tynset IL v Rosenborg at Nytromoen on May 24, 2017 at Nytromoen in Tynset, Norway. (Photo by Trond Tandberg/Getty Images)

Ex-Arsenal man sends Celtic warning

Nicklas Bendtner has warned Celtic that Rosenborg are out for revenge when the two sides meet in their Champions League qualifier.

Arsenal youngsters lose to Red Bull Academy plus next match streaming details

Arsenal’s u14s lost 2-0 to Red Bulls Academy in the International Champions Cup Futures tournament in the US

Love Arsenal? News & gossip featuring secret friendlies, Ozil & more

Here is a round-up of what the papers are saying about Arsenal this morning along with other bits and pieces I've found that I think you might be interested in.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain injury shows Arsenal were right to sell to Liverpool

On Wednesday it was announced that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain would miss the entirety of the 18/19 season with the knee injury he picked up last season against Roma.

48 brilliant snaps from Arsenal's demolition of Crawley Town featuring new signings

Arsenal took everybody by surprise this week by playing a friendly against Crawley Town that nobody expected.

Arsenal fans demand answers about star after seeing this photo

With a new management team in place, we were expecting a few things to be different this summer, but just what, exactly, is going on with Petr Cech?

Arsenal hire key Candy Crush man to help eliminate injuries

Arsenal have reportedly hired key Candy Crush man, Mikhail Zhilkin, to work as a data scientist as the club looks to reduce their injury problems.
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Official: Arsenal midfielder deal done, 20-year-old hopes to ‘evolve’ with move

Kelechi Nwakali finally completed his loan move to Porto and the midfielder is hoping that it will help him ‘evolve as a player’.
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Watch: Santi Cazorla receives standing ovation as he plays actual football again

Santi Cazorla turned out for Villarreal as they drew 1-1 with Hercules in a pre-season game.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United looks dejected in defeat after the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Manchester United and Sevilla FC at Old Trafford on March 13, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez refused entry to United States

Former Arsenal man Alexis Sanchez will not take part in Manchester United’s pre-season tour of the States after he was denied entry to the country due to his tax problems in Spain.
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 15: Pitch invaders are chased by security staff during the 2018 FIFA World Cup final between France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 15, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse / Getty Images)

Pussy Riot members jailed for World Cup protest

Four members of Pussy Riot who invaded the pitch during the World Cup final on Sunday have been sentenced to 15 days in jail.
England's forward Danny Welbeck is interviewed in Repino on July 1, 2018, ahead of the team's Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match against Colombia. (Photo by PAUL ELLIS / AFP)

Arsenal fan favourite at risk and 7 loans considered

Danny Welbeck is the biggest name at risk of being sold from Arsenal this summer as the club turn to trimming the squad after bringing in key reinforcements.

Aaron Ramsey’s agent responds to reports 5-year deal agreed

Aaron Ramsey’s agent has responded to a Twitter ITK account that claimed the midfielder had agreed a five-year deal with Arsenal. Ramsey is out of...
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 11: An England fan enjoys the pre match atmosphere during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Semi Final match between England and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 11, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Long read: Explaining where accusations of England World Cup arrogance come from

After crashing out of the World Cup, England have faced global accusations of arrogance but England fans can't quite grasp why that might be. Let me try to explain it...
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 15: Pitch invaders are chased by security staff during the 2018 FIFA World Cup final between France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 15, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse / Getty Images)

Pussy Riot at the World Cup as Kylian Mbappe approves

The World Cup was disrupted on Sunday afternoon as activist group, Pussy Riot, invaded the pitch, but do you know who they are and what they were protesting?
Portugal's defender Diogo Leite (2L) vies for a ball with Spain midfielder Brahim Diaz (L) during the 2016 UEFA European Under-17 Championship final match Portugal vs Spain in Baku on May 21, 2016. / AFP / TOFIK BABAYEV

Arsenal, Everton and Liverpool in battle for exciting 19-year-old with €15m release clause

Arsenal, Everton and Liverpool are all reportedly interested in FC Porto’s Diogo Leite who has a release clause of €15m, according to Portuguese publication, O Jogo.

Exciting Arsenal deal could have been agreed with fraudster, club investigating

Arsenal find themselves embroiled in a bit of a scandal after Chinese automaker, BYD Auto Co. accused a number of people of using its name illegally to strike deals, including one with the Gunners.

Unai Emery defying message Arsenal fans have been fed for years

The World Cup is over and Arsenal are back playing football. The summer is flying past us and I, for one, am egging it on to pass even quicker.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Granit Xhaka in another Swiss controversy

Granit Xhaka’s nationality is once again causing problems.

Former Arsenal manager becomes Millwall Director of Football

Former Arsenal Women manager, Pedro Losa, has been named as the new Director of Football at Millwall.

Official: 30-year-old Former Arsenal midfielder signs for Liverpool

Former Arsenal Women defensive midfielder, Niamh Fahey, has returned from France to sign for Liverpool.
FC Midtjylland's Nigerian forward Paul Onuachu celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 football match between Manchester United and FC Midtjylland in Hernin on February 18, 2016. / AFP / Scanpix Denmark / Henning Bagger / Denmark OUT

I want to play for Arsenal one day says 24-year-old goalscoring Nigerian

Paul Onuachu admits he would like to play for Arsenal one day as the striker eyes up a move this summer.

Manager confirms Arsenal have signed Port Adelaide's Parham

Arsenal have signed another key member of the Port Adelaide fitness team.

Official: Southampton sign Arsenal forward on 2-year deal

Southampton have completed the signing of Arsenal youngster, David Osaretin Agbontohoma on a two-year scholarship deal.

Billionaire: I will ‘definitely’ try to buy Arsenal and advise on building the team

Aliko Dangote has made no secret of his love and desire for Arsenal and Africa’s richest man has reiterated his plan to own the club sooner rather than later.

Celtic sign ‘delighted’ Arsenal attacker on 3-year-deal

Celtic have signed promising Arsenal youngster, Armstrong Okoflex who hails from Dublin and played for Tolka Rovers before he was spotted by Arsenal five years ago.

Arsenal deal named 2nd most exciting ahead of new season

Arsenal’s deal for Lucas Torreira has been named as one of the 10 most exciting transfers this summer ahead of the new season, coming in at number two behind the uninspired choice of Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City at number one.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Ozil of Germany during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Sun twist Unai Emery’s message to Mesut Ozil after 1st press conference

Unai Emery offered Mesut Ozil words of encouragement and support but that’s not how the S*n decided to portray it, heaping more pressure on the German before he’s even returned from his holidays.
Male mountain Gorillas, members of the Agashya family, are pictured in the Sabyinyo Mountains of Rwanda on December 27, 2014. Rwanda, well known for mountain gorillas an endangered species found only in the border areas between Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo and hosted more than a million visitors between 2006-13, generating from the national parks alone $75m (£44m) in tourism revenue in that time; 85% of this is from trekkers who come to see some of the country's 500 gorillas. AFP PHOTO/Ivan LIEMAN

Arsenal senior player to attend Rwanda gorilla naming ceremony

Rwanda expect Arsenal to send a first-team player to the country for their annual gorilla-naming ceremony known locally as ‘Kwita Izina’

Daily Mail rate Harry Kane higher than Raheem Sterling again

If there was one thing most people could agree on after England’s World Cup semi-final defeat at the hands of Croatia it was that Harry Kane had a stinker of a game.
BERLIN, GERMANY - MAY 23: Aiman Mazyek, Chairman of the Central Council of Muslims in Germany (Zentralrat der Muslime), speaks to the media after the Alternative fuer Deutschland (AfD) political party broke off a meeting with the Council on May 23, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. The Central Council of Muslims invited the AfD to a talk as Petry recently announced that the AfD is against the construction of minarets and the wearing of headscarves by women in Germany. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

German officials urged to quit over Mesut Ozil

Germany’s general manager, Oliver Bierhoff and their FA’s president, Reinhard Grindel, have been urged to step down after attacks on Mesut Ozil following their country’s poor World Cup.

Per Mertesacker offers heartfelt support to Mesut Ozil

Per Mertesacker has come out firing in defence of Mesut Ozil who has been turned into a scapegoat for his country’s World Cup failings in Russia this summer.

Female Arsenal fan credited with changing England’s fortunes at World Cup

The sports psychologist who is being credited with changing England’s fortunes at the World Cup is an Arsenal fan.
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Video: Santi Cazorla looks sharp in pre-season training

Santi Cazorla is undergoing pre-season training with Villarreal and the Arsenal fan favourite looks well on his way to an unlikely playing return.

Arsenal reject's Bradford trial does not start well

Ryan Huddart played for Bradford on Tuesday night after being released by Arsenal and it didn't go so well.

Official: Arsenal sign goal machine from Sunderland

Arsenal have signed Sam Greenwood from Sunderland.

€8m: Arsenal sign exciting midfielder in 'most important' transfer from Ligue 2

Arsenal have signed Matteo Guendouzi from Lorient costing the club €8m (plus bonuses).

Santi Cazorla admits he may have to quit football

Santi Cazorla says he’ll quit if he can’t make it through pre-season training

Arsenal star’s agent confirms player is looking for options elsewhere

David Ospina’s agent has given the clearest sign yet that his client will be leaving Arsenal this summer.

Mesut Ozil's father encourages him to quit after latest attack

The President of the German Football Association (DFB) has demanded that Mesut Ozil explain why he met with Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of the World Cup as the Arsenal man continues to be targeted after his country’s failings in Russia and his father says he should quit the national team.

Arsenal 20-year-old signs for Brighton

Hugo Keto has signed for Brighton on a two-year deal after the 20-year-old keeper was released by Arsenal.

Lucas Torreira’s Arsenal shirt number

It’s now a case of ‘when’ not ‘if’ Lucas Torreira will join Arsenal, so what shirt number will the midfielder get when he arrives?
NIZHNIY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Joel Campbell of Costa Rica in action with Michael Lang of Switzerland during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Switzerland and Costa Rica at Nizhniy Novgorod Stadium on June 27, 2018 in Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Lazio enter fray for €3m forgotten Arsenal forward

Lazio have become the latest club to be linked with a move for Joel Campbell.

Arsenal fan favourite arrested – or was he?

Emmanuel Eboue has allegedly been arrested on suspicion of arson and malicious communications but his agent says it's all nonsense.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Ozil of Germany during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Ozil hypocrisy in full swing as football embraces Putin

As Mesut Ozil trudged off the pitch against South Korea, a few fans hurled insults in his direction. He’d just been part of the first ever German team to crash out in the group stages of a World Cup and he knew, if the last few weeks had anything to go by, that his life was about to get worse.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal playing hardball with gifted midfielder's agent

It’s the sort of things other clubs do, isn’t it? We’re not used to this sort of thing at Arsenal. Yet here we are. Things certainly have changed around these parts.
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Amazing news for Santi Cazorla

Santi Cazorla is closing in on pre-season training with Villarreal as the midfielder looks set for an impossible return to playing at the top level.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Granit Xhaka is not happy

Granit Xhaka has hit out at the Swiss FA's Secretary General after he ‘disappointed dual citizens’ with recent comments claiming that players should have to drop their second country to represent Switzerland.
Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira attends a presse conference on July 5, 2018 at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on the eve of their Russia 2018 World Cup quarter final football match against France. (Photo by Martin BERNETTI / AFP)

Lucas Torreira heads straight to Arsenal before returning to Uruguay

Lucas Torreira is heading straight to Arsenal for a medical before returning to his home country for a holiday following his World Cup exploits.
France's forward Antoine Griezmann (L) vies with Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira during the Russia 2018 World Cup quarter-final football match between Uruguay and France at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on July 6, 2018. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP)

Arsenal left with just 2 things to do in this window

With the signing of Lucas Torreira, Arsenal will finish their senior team recruitment however they will also look to bring in a youth player before the window closes.

Official: Arsenal strike West Ham keeper deal with new French keeper set to arrive

Arsenal have let Anna Moorhouse join West Ham as they get ready to add Pauline Peyraud-Magnin to their ranks.
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia celebrates saving England's second penalty from Jordan Henderson of England during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal ‘reach agreement’ with Boca Juniors for transfer of 29-year-old

Arsenal and Boca Juniors have reached an agreement for the transfer of David Ospina according to a report from South America.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Ozil of Germany during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Germany manager makes remarkable Mesut Ozil admission

Germany’s General Manager, Oliver Bierhoff has said that Mesut Ozil should have been dropped from the Germany team ahead of the World Cup after meeting with Turkey president, Recep Ergodan.

New Arsenal 'Beast' signing admits 'total satisfaction' with move

Arsenal’s latest signing, Tabea Kemme, says she had no doubts about joining Arsenal once she got her first taste of the training ground.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: The Premier League logo is displayed prior to the Premier League match between Manchester City and Watford at Etihad Stadium on January 2, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Premier League clubs regret transfer window decision after following Arsene Wenger advice

Premier League clubs reportedly now regret voting to bring the close of the transfer window forward to the start of the season, realising the problems it will cause when it comes to transfer fees.
England's forward Danny Welbeck is interviewed in Repino on July 1, 2018, ahead of the team's Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match against Colombia. (Photo by PAUL ELLIS / AFP)

Danny Welbeck feels the freezer burn in cryo chamber after England win

Danny Welbeck may not be seeing much action on the pitch, but he got a chance to make sure he was still with us when he was popped into a cryo-chamber after England’s win over Colombia to reach the quarterfinals of the World Cup.

Arsenal forward to become a father again

Joel Campbell has revealed that his wife is expecting the couple’s second child.
Switzerland's defender Stephan Lichtsteiner reacts after winning their Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Serbia and Switzerland at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 22, 2018. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP)

Senior international: I will start after the holidays at Arsenal

Stephan Lichtsteiner has admitted he doesn’t know if he will continue to play for his country after Switzerland were knocked out of the World Cup by Sweden.

Forgotten Arsenal midfielder returns to training after 13 months out

Gedion Zelalem has returned to full training with Arsenal's u23s after a lengthy layoff with injury.

Official: Arsenal sign injured 26-year-old described as a ‘versatile beast’

Arsenal have announced the immense signing of Tabea Kemme even though she is currently sidelined until the end of 2018 with a knee injury.

Talented 19-year-old released by Arsenal in high demand

Vlad Dragomir is a wanted man after being released by Arsenal with Cagliari and Bologna showing an interest in the player according to a report from Romania.

28-year-old Arsenal defender retires due to injury

Josephine Henning has announced her retirement from football at the age of just 28 due to injury.

Arsene Wenger makes astonishing Jack Wilshere claim - how can he say that?

Arsene Wenger is a big fan of Jack Wilshere but I’m not sure any of us realised just how much he rates the midfielder – until now.
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia looks dejected following his sides defeat in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Arsenal keeper describes saving Liverpool man's penalty

David Ospina said there was ‘fortune’ involved in his excellent, yet futile, penalty save from Jordan Henderson as Colombia crashed out of the World Cup to England.

If football is a ‘man’s sport’ then men are doing it wrong

Neymar’s World Cup will be remembered for excessive rolls and feigning injury, but it further highlights the inherent and ingrained sexism that is still rampant in football today.

Are Sky right to give Liverpool legend 2nd chance after spitting incident?

Jamie Carragher will return to Sky Sports for the new season after serving a suspension for spitting in the direction of a 14-year-old girl and her father who had been goading him after Liverpool lost.

Arsenal see off Manchester United, emerge as favourites to sign Sunderland striker

Arsenal are reportedly the favourites to sign 16-year-old Sam Greenwood from Sunderland after the teenager rejected a contract with the Black Cats. Greenwood, who is...

Podcast: In defence of Neymar – World Cup daily roundup

In this latest World Cup roundup, Anita turns her attention to the games that took place on Monday. Brazil v Mexico and Belgium v Japan both feature. Anita also previews Tuesday's games which feature Sweden v Switzerland and England (Danny Welbeck) v Colombia (David Ospina).
Sokratis Papastathopolus of Arsenal. Arsenal Training Ground, London Colney, Hertfordshire, 5th June 2018. Credit : Stuart MacFarlane / Arsenal Football Club.

Arsenal's latest signing: Contract details and all the numbers

Arsenal finally announced the signing of Greek defender, Sokratis Papastathopoulos, on Monday evening so let's see what we know about the deal.
Lia Walti signs for Arsenal Women. Arsenal Women Signings. Arsenal Training Ground. London Colney, Herts, 22/5/18. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Official: Arsenal 25-year-old Swiss midfielder on 2-year-deal

Arsenal have signed Lia Walti from Turbine Potsdam as the women’s team continues to add to its ranks just like the men’s side.

Arsenal legend joins London rival’s coaching team

Arsenal legend, Rachel Yankey, has joined the coaching set-up at London Bees.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Per Mertesacker of Arsenal shows appreciation to he fans after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Tickets go on sale for Arsenal's star's farewell match

Tickets for Per Mertesacker’s farewell match on October 13 have gone on sale with prices starting at €10 for standing tickets.

Exciting attacking midfielder confirms deal signed with Arsenal

18-year-old Robbie Burton confirmed he has signed a professional deal with Arsenal, the club he has been at since he was just six.
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Blaise Matuidi (L) vies with Malmo's Urugayan midfielder Felipe Carvalho during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Malmo FF on September 15 2015, at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris. AFP PHOTO / THOMAS SAMSON

It's fantastic: Player delighted as Arsenal consider move for £113k 6ft1 Norwegian league man

Arsenal reportedly had scouts in place to watch Vålerenga centreback, Felipe Carvalho, as his side drew 2-2 with Bodo/Glimt on Saturday and the player is naturally delighted.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: Alex Iwobi of Nigeria controls the ball during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group D match between Croatia and Nigeria at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 16, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

I didn’t do well – Arsenal star admits World Cup issues

Alex Iwobi admitted that he ‘didn’t do well’ against Croatia but admits being played out of position is a ‘sacrifice’.
Switzerland's defender Stephan Lichtsteiner (R) receives a yellow card from French referee Clement Turpin during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Switzerland and Costa Rica at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on June 27, 2018. (Photo by Johannes EISELE / AFP)

New Arsenal signing dubbed 'most unpleasant' banned from next World Cup match

Stephan Lichtsteiner will miss Switzerland’s World Cup knock-out tie against Sweden after picking up another booking against Costa Rica.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Oezil of Germany looks dejected following his sides defeat in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images, )

Mesut Ozil clashes with German fans as lazy journalists blame him again

Mesut Ozil was pictured clashing with angry German fans after his country was knocked out of the World Cup at the group stage for the first time in their history.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - MARCH 15: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Dortmund gestures during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16, 2nd leg match between FC Red Bull Salzburg and Borussia Dortmund at the Red Bull Arena on March 15, 2018 in Salzburg, Austria. (Photo by Sebastian Widmann/Bongarts/Getty Images,)

Bundesliga star’s father: He chose Arsenal over Manchester United

Sokratis Papastathopoulos’s father, Charalambos, has revealed the player rejected the chance to move to Manchester United during this window in order to sign for Arsenal.
SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 23: Mesut Oezil of Germany sit on the team bench during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Sweden at Fisht Stadium on June 23, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Joachim Low explains how Mesut Ozil reacted to being dropped

Joachim Low has revealed he received a ‘great reaction’ from Mesut Ozil after the German was dropped for their group game against Sweden.
PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 06: Lucas Vazquez of Madrid controls the ball during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid at Parc des Princes on March 6, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images)

£135k-per-week after tax: Arsenal make ‘great offer’ to Real Madrid winger

Arsenal have reportedly offered Real Madrid’s Lucas Vazquez €8m-a-year after tax to sign for the club.
Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama speaks during a meeting on Western Balkans in Paris on May 29, 2018. (Photo by BERTRAND GUAY / AFP)

Albanian Prime Minister opens bank account to help Arsenal star

The Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, has opened a bank account so that he can contribute to the fines picked up by Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri.

It’s not a problem with women’s voices, it’s a problem with you

Jason Cundy has said ‘sorry’ for being a misogynist live on TV but we are well within our rights to ask is he apologising for his comments or the backlash they caused and why do men just not get the problem?

How rude! Arsenal magazine left red-faced after hilarious error

When you're designing the cover of a magazine, it’s best to check there are no unintended consequences from your image placement.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal pair punished by FIFA

Granit Xhaka and Stephan Lichtsteiner escaped with fines after they were charged with ‘provoking the general public’ following their goal celebrations against Serbia and a complaint by the Serbian FA.
SAINT PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Kyle Walker of England during the England Media Access on June 22, 2018 in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Photo by Alex Morton/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger savages Manchester City star, calls for Tottenham man to replace him

Arsene Wenger believes that Kyle Walker should lose his place in the England starting lineup and that Gareth Southgate should turn to his former teammate at Tottenham, Eric Dier.

Inside Arsenal’s star’s new luxurious Miami apartment as exit looms

David Ospina has purchased a luxurious apartment in the Paramount Miami Worldcenter residential complex as he continues to be linked with a summer exit from Arsenal.

Arsenal fan favourite launches skincare range

Lukas Podolski has launched his own skincare range.

Podcast: Apparently Jesse Lingard and Harry Kane did something – World Cup daily roundup

In this latest World Cup roundup, Anita turns her attention to the games that took place on Sunday. England (Danny Welbeck) v Panama, Japan v Senegal and Poland (Wojciech Szczesny) v Colombia (David Ospina) all feature.
Switzerland's defender Stephan Lichtsteiner reacts after winning their Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Serbia and Switzerland at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 22, 2018. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP)

Arsenal's new signing charged by FIFA, faces significant ban

Stephan Lichtsteiner has also been charged by FIFA after he joined in with Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri’s double-headed eagle celebration.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Agent confirms Spanish forward will be at Arsenal ahead of new season

Lucas Perez will be at Arsenal for pre-season and his agent claims the forward wants to make it at the club.
Celta Vigo's Slovak midfielder Stanislav Lobotka runs with the ball during the Spanish league football match between Celta de Vigo and Valencia at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo, on April 21, 2018. - The match finished with a 1-1 draw. (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA / AFP)

Midfielder admits ‘I’d love to meet up there’ amid Arsenal and Napoli interest

Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Celta Vigo’s Stanislav Lobotka with Napoli also trying to sign the player.

Arsenal flop offered 3-year contract but wants time to decide

Mathieu Debuchy has been offered a three-year deal by Saint-Etienne but wants to take some time to think about his decision before giving them an answer.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

2 match ban a possibility as FIFA start proceedings against Arsenal star

FIFA have opened up disciplinary proceedings after Granit Xhaka celebrated his goal against Serbia by making a two-headed eagle gesture with his hands.
Switzerland's defender Stephan Lichtsteiner reacts after winning their Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Serbia and Switzerland at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 22, 2018. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP)

Arsenal’s new boy hails Manchester United man’s ‘amazing qualities’

Stephan Lichtsteiner hailed Nemanja Matic after Switzerland beat Serbia on Friday night.
Arsenal's Spanish defender Hector Bellerin (R) first match semi-final football match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 26, 2018. - The game finished 1-1. (Photo by Adrian Dennis / AFP)

Hector Bellerin trolls Talksport’s Alan Brazil

Hector Bellerin has taken a shot at Talksport's Alan Brazil and didn't miss.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal new boy comes to the defence of Granit Xhaka

Stephan Lichtsteiner has defended Granit Xhaka after the Arsenal man celebrated his Switzerland screamer with a double-headed eagle gesture aimed at the Serbian fans.
HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Alex Scott of Arsenal Ladies during the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Podcast: Female pundits show up disgraceful standards of commentary we’ve accepted for too long

It will have escaped nobody’s attention that Alex Scott and Eni Aluko are female pundits offering their opinions at the World Cup. In this mini-pod, Lee Hurley briefly discusses the problems women face in the footballing world while asking why we tolerate the awful standards delivered by male pundits in the game.

Arsenal stars join campaign to welcome refugees to UK

Granit Xhaka, Mesut Ozil, and Petr Cech have all joined forces with Freedom from Torture’s campaign to mark Refugee Week that runs until 24th June.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Lucas Torreira finally breaks his silence on ‘most important’ Arsenal

Sampdoria’s midfielder, Lucas Torreira, has said he doesn’t know if he’s going to Arsenal this summer despite the media being convinced the deal is all but done.

Can Mesut Ozil turn his World Cup around?

Germany made a losing start to the World Cup, falling 1-0 to Mexico, and surprise, surprise - guess who was in the firing line? That’s right; our own Mesut Ozil seems to be the fall guy again.

Female pundits show up disgraceful standards of commentary we’ve accepted for too long

It will have escaped nobody’s attention that Alex Scott and Eni Aluko are female pundits offering their opinions at the World Cup.

Official: 21-year-old wants to ‘enjoy football again’ at West Ham after Arsenal release

Vyan Sampson has signed for West Ham after seven years with Arsenal.

Arsenal advertise for new psychologist

Arsenal are looking for a new psychologist to work with the women’s team as well as offering support to the men’s youth teams.

Gareth Bale's agent says he’d love him to play for Arsenal (he's a Gooner)

Gareth Bale’s agent, Jonathan Barnett, has told Sky Sports that he ‘would love for Bale to play for Arsenal’ but admitted there’s not much chance of that happening.

Arsenal see off Liverpool to sign pacey teenager from Barcelona

Arsenal have reportedly signed Joel Lopez from the Barcelona Academy.

I thought I’d be sadder at Wilshere leaving Arsenal, this is why I’m not

When the day came for Jack Wilshere to leave Arsenal, I thought I’d be sadder.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Talks cancelled after Arsenal star makes excessive wage demands

Besiktas have reportedly cancelled talks with Jack Wilshere after the Arsenal man demanded €8m-a-season to sign for them.
BERLIN, GERMANY - MARCH 27: Lothar Matthaeus, newly elected president of the Club of Former National Players, prior to the friendly match between Germany and Brazil at Olympiastadion on March 27, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

No heart, doesn't want to wear the shirt: Legend turns on Arsenal star

Lothar Matthaus has hit out at Mesut Ozil claiming that it looks like he doesn’t want to play for Germany.

Love Arsenal? World Cup Daily podcast with Arsenal roundup

In this latest roundup, Anita turns her attention to the games that took place on Tuesday. Colombia (Ospina) v Japan, Poland (Woj) v Senegal and Russia v Egypt (Elneny) all feature. Anita also previews Wednesday's matches which feature Portugal v Morocco, Uruguay (Torreira) v Saudi Arabia, and Iran v Spain (Monreal).
VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)

Club president confirms 22-year-old has signed for Arsenal for €30m

On Italian TV on Tuesday night, Sampdoria's president, Massimo Ferrero, let slip that midfielder, Lucas Torreira, will be joining Arsenal for €30m despite his release clause only being €26m.

Confirmed: Arsenal make 4 massive moves with more expected

Arsenal fans didn’t quite know what to do with themselves on Tuesday evening as it was announced that Jens Lehmann and Jack Wilshere will leave the club while Bernd Leno has become Unai Emery’s newest addition to the club and Steve Bould would be staying.
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 13: Joachim Loew, head coach of Germany talks to his palyer Mesut Oezil during the Germany training session ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup at CSKA Sports Base on June 13, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Another politician gets involved in Mesut Ozil row

Turkish sports minister, Osman Bak, has hit out at the way Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan have been treated since they met with Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Arsenal put 2 forwards up for sale but refuse to sell 2 fringe defenders

Arsenal are prepared to let Joel Campbell and Lucas Perez leave the club this season but two players expected to leave could stay.
TOPSHOT - A Mexico's fan waves a Mexican national flag as he cheers prior to the Russia 2018 World Cup Group F football match between Germany and Mexico at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on June 17, 2018. (Photo by Patrik STOLLARZ / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS

FIFA open proceedings against Mexico for homophobic chants

Mexico are facing punishment from FIFA for the homophobic chanting of their fans at the World Cup in Russia
NAPLES, ITALY - MAY 06: Afriyie Acquah of Torino FC in action during the serie A match between SSC Napoli and Torino FC at Stadio San Paolo on May 6, 2018 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

26-year-old Torino midfielder admits Arsenal dream

26-year-old Afriyie Acquah has admitted he dreams of playing for Arsenal however it is unlikely that the central midfielder will get his wish this summer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

27-year-old finally receives Arsenal contract offer

Fans will be delighted to hear that Arsenal have offered Aaron Ramsey a new deal.
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY - MARCH 10: Bernd Leno #1 of Bayer Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Borussia Moenchengladbach at BayArena on March 10, 2018 in Leverkusen, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Bongarts/Getty Images)

‘Perfect’ 5-year Arsenal transfer done, presentation expected today

Arsenal are expected to announce the signing of Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper, Bernd Leno today [Tuesday] according to a report in Sport Bild.

Why was Arsene Wenger so desperate to spend €100m on a star player?

Tight. Stingy. Stubborn. Just three of the insults thrown at Arsene Wenger during his time at Arsenal, but his behaviour in the last few transfer windows before he left was more than a little odd, so what was going on?
Toulouse International Ladies Cup 2018

Arsenal to play pre-season tournament in France with PSG, Bayern Munich

Arsenal Women will play a pre-season tournament in Toulouse it was confirmed.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Arsenal's next signing adds bit to their beauty

Stop me if you've heard this one before. Arsenal don't like it up 'em; Arsenal are too nice; Arsenal need some more characters when it's not going well.

Podcast: Xhaka and Lichtsteiner criticised – Arsenal World Cup daily round-up

In this third podcast of our summer World Cup series, Anita recaps day four of the action which featured Costa Rica (Joel Campbell) v Serbia, Germany (Mesut Ozil) v Mexico (Carlos Vela), and Brazil v Switzerland (Granit Xhaka and Stephan Lichtsteiner).
ROSTOV-ON-DON, RUSSIA - JUNE 17: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland shows appreciation to the fans after the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at Rostov Arena on June 17, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Swiss media tank Granit Xhaka as Stoke man savaged

Granit Xhaka was given a terrible rating of just 3-4 after his performance against Brazil.
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 13: Joachim Loew, head coach of Germany talks to his palyer Mesut Oezil during the Germany training session ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup at CSKA Sports Base on June 13, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil undertakes 6 extra training sessions to be fit for Germany

German national team manager Joachim Low revealed that Mesut Ozil has undertaken a number of extra training sessions in order to be fully fit for their opening World Cup game on Sunday against Mexico.

Hateful pundit admits wanting Arsenal to lose and that he's banned from the stadium

Hateful former Arsenal-man-turned-pundit, Stewart Robson, has admitted what we all knew to be true – that he wanted Arsenal to lose under Arsene Wenger.

Unai Emery hails 25-year-old who can ‘develop more’ at Arsenal after deal is signed

Unai Emery has hailed Granit Xhaka as the Swiss midfielder put pen-to-paper on a new Arsenal deal.

Podcast: Why outrage over Arsenal’s deal with Rwanda but not with Fly Emirates?

There has been a lot of talk over the past week or so about Arsenal’s sleeve sponsorship deal with Rwanda yet the moral outrage from some journalists that greeted news of the arrangement has been conspicuously lacking in relation to deals with the likes of Emirates, Etihad, or Roman Abramovich.

Official: Arsenal forward rejects new deal to sign for French side

Yassin Fortune has signed for FC Sion, bringing to an end to his time at the club.

Qatar takes UAE to human rights court

The government of Qatar is taking the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations Court of Justice over what it claims are human rights violations by the government that owns Emirates Airlines.
VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)

Arsenal to arrange £26m man’s medical in Russia to complete deal by weekend

Arsenal will apparently ‘rush’ Lucas Torreira’s medical through in Russia as they want to avoid his price rising with a good World Cup showing.

Thomas Lemar deal agreed as Liverpool miss out and another drops from Arsenal's list

Thomas Lemar will be playing in Spain next season as AS Monaco and Atletico Madrid confirmed they had reached an ‘agreement in principle’.
WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Goalkeeper Bernd Leno of Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Volkswagen Arena on March 3, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Mexican side could help Arsenal land £20m-star & £26m deal imminent

Arsenal are still in talks with Bayer Leverkusen over the transfer of Bernd Leno which would see the Gunners have to shell out at least £20m for the shotstopper.
ERLIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 10: Germanys Federal President Joachim Gauck (L) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel awards Mesut Oezil of the German national football team with the Silbernes Lorbeerblatt for winning the FIFA World Cup 2014 title during the Silbernes Lorbeerblatt Award Ceremony at Schloss Bellevue Palace on November 10, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Angela Merkel defends 'thoughtless' Arsenal and Manchester City stars

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has called for the press and public to ‘show more understanding’ over Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan’s meeting with Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY - MARCH 10: Bernd Leno #1 of Bayer Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Borussia Moenchengladbach at BayArena on March 10, 2018 in Leverkusen, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal told to increase Leno offer by €2m and add bonuses

Arsenal have reportedly made an offer of €20m for Bayer Leverkusen’s goalkeeper, Bernd Leno, with the Germans holding out for €22m.

‘The problem is with Arsenal’ club director hits out as Newcastle look set to...

Arsenal are refusing to lower their sell-on clause for Oguzhan Ozyakup as Besiktas blame the Gunners for their problem agreeing a new deal with the midfielder.
Paris Saint-Germain's Yacine Adli (L) vies for the ball with Caen's French defender Frederic Guilbert (R) during the French L1 football match between Caen (SMC) and Paris (PSG) on May 19, 2018, at the Michel d'Ornano stadium, in Caen, northwestern France. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP)

Exciting PSG midfielder to sign 3-year deal after Arsenal u-turn

Yacine Adli will sign a new three-yeaYacine Adli will sign a new three-year at PSG despite reportedly agreeing to join Arsenal on a free transfer this summer.r at PSG despite reportedly agreeing to join Arsenal on a free transfer this summer.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Deal agreed as Arsenal pay €5m above release clause to beat off competition

Arsenal have reportedly agreed a deal with Sampdoria to sign Lucas Torreira with the midfielder expected to agree terms soon.

Arsenal forward to be offered contract to leave on 1 July

Galatasaray are set to offer Joel Campbell a contract on July 1, according to a report from Turkey.

Official: ‘No nonsense’ 18-year-old signs Arsenal deal

Danny Ballard has signed his first professional contract, putting pen to paper with Arsenal after fighting his way back into the Hale End Academy.

Mourinho stops free transfer to Arsenal, 3-year-deal agreed at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho has managed to convince Dean Henderson to sign a new deal at Manchester United rather than leave for free this summer.

Arsenal fan favourite robbed at Russian airport

Former Arsenal star, Kanu, was robbed at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport when approximately €9,300 was stolen from his suitcase.

Barcelona defender agrees to sign for Arsenal

Arsenal have reportedly agreed a deal to sign 16-year-old Joel Lopez Salguero from Barcelona’s youth academy after the player refused a deal to stay in Spain.

Why outrage over Arsenal’s deal with Rwanda but not with Emirates?

There has been a lot of talk over the past week or so about Arsenal’s sleeve sponsorship deal with Rwanda yet the moral outrage from some journalists that greeted news of the arrangement has been conspicuously lacking in relation to deals with the likes of Emirates, Etihad, or Roman Abramovich.

Watch: The tackle that injured Granit Xhaka

Granit Xhaka picked up a knee injury but, despite having to be helped from the pitch, will not miss the World Cup after bone bruising was confirmed rather than ligament damage as first feared.

£60m: Arsenal want Bayern Munich Bundesliga record signing

Unai Emery is reportedly willing to pay £60m for Corentin Tolisso according to an EXCLUSIVE in Calcio Insider.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Wenger tells Galatasaray Arsenal will sell fan favourite for €15m

Arsenal would reportedly be willing to sell or loan Danny Welbeck according to a report from Turkey that claims Arsene Wenger told Galatasaray’s manager, Fatih Terim, he was available.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 29: Aleix Vidal of FC Barcelona reacts during the Copa del Rey round of 32 second leg match between FC Barcelona and Real Murcia at Camp Nou on November 29, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Barcelona player empties his locker with Arsenal deal on the cards

Barcelona’s Aleix Vidal does not intend to start the new season with Barcelona, has stopped his holiday, and spent this week emptying his locker at Barcelona, taking away all his belongings.

Last-minute move puts agreed Arsenal deal for PSG man in danger

Le Parisien report that an unnamed ‘top Spanish club’ have made a late move for PSG’s Yacine Adli after it was reported the player had agreed a three year deal with Arsenal.

Unai Emery ‘demands’ former player who says ‘yes’ to Arsenal move

Unai Emery has ‘demanded' that Arsenal sign Steven N’Zonzi from Sevilla according to a report in Spain that also claims the player has said ‘yes’ to a move.

Sven Mislintat meets with Barcelona to discuss incredibly exciting Arsenal transfer

Seven Mislintat has reportedly met with Barcelona to discuss a deal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s best mate, Ousmane Dembele.

Arsenal very close to signing 4 players, 7 wanted

It has been nine days since Arsenal announced that Unai Emery would replace Arsene Wenger in charge of the team and in that time, four players have emerged as clear targets that are close to joining Arsenal.
Joel Campbell

Arsenal forward receives ‘proposal’ from Euro giant after asking Wenger's opinion

Joel Campbell has been offered a chance to play for Galatasaray next season as he has no place at Arsenal under Unai Emery.
Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery gives a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 7, 2018 on the eve of the French Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Les Herbiers VF. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)

Unai Emery Arsenal contract clause ‘leaked’

Unai Emery signed a three-year deal with Arsenal but the club inserted a clause that allows them to dismiss him after two years should they see fit.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal celebrates his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Training injury leaves Arsenal star in tears ahead of World Cup

Granit Xhaka was spotted crying after picking up a knee injury during a training session with Switzerland.

€100m 22-year-old 'flattered' by huge Arsenal and Liverpool bids

Thomas Lemar has told L’Equipe he was ‘flattered’ to be the subject of Arsenal and Liverpool’s interest last summer.

Has Arsene Wenger been snapped sealing his next job?

Arsene Wenger has been snapped having dinner with the manager of Galatasaray, Fatih Terim, and the former club president, Ali Sen.
Spain's Ignacio Monreal attend a training session of Spain's football national team at the Spanish Football Federation's 'Ciudad del Futbol' in Las Rozas, near Madrid on May 29, 2018. (Photo by PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU / AFP)

Ahead of the World Cup, Arsenal star misses training with muscle injury

Nacho Monreal has picked up a muscle injury and missed Spain's latest training session.

Midfielder offered substantial deal as first Arsenal signing is completed

Arsenal have offered Aaron Ramsey a five-year deal with rumours that Unai Emery wants to build his team around him as Stephan Lichtsteiner is set to become his first signing.
Paris Saint-Germain's Yacine Adli (L) vies for the ball with Caen's French defender Frederic Guilbert (R) during the French L1 football match between Caen (SMC) and Paris (PSG) on May 19, 2018, at the Michel d'Ornano stadium, in Caen, northwestern France. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP)

PSG attacking midfielder agrees 3-year deal at Arsenal

Arsenal have reportedly agreed to sign PSG’s 17-year-old attacking midfielder, Yacine Adli, on a three-year deal with an option for a further two, according to numerous reports.

Nike fan ‘concept’ 19/20 Arsenal kits smash Puma’s effort

There aren’t many things that unite Arsenal fans but their dislike of Puma’s latest Arsenal home shirt is one of them.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward’s agent contradicts press reports

Lucas Perez's agent says that Arsenal have not yet made a decision about the player’s future despite reports in the press claiming that the player is both admired by Unai Emery and not wanted by him.

Rwanda hits back after Arsenal deal criticism

Rwanda have hit back after criticism of their sponsorship deal with Arsenal.

Arsenal forward hopes World Cup will showcase his talent to seal move

Joel Campbell is hoping to use the World Cup in Russia to showcase his talent in the hopes of sealing a move this summer.

Arsenal’s failed bid to hijack Liverpool deal is still great news

Arsenal tried to hijack Liverpool’s deal to sign Monaco’s Fabinho and although they failed with their efforts late on, the move tells us very clearly that Arsenal are trying to sign an actual defensive midfielder.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - MARCH 15: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Dortmund gestures during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16, 2nd leg match between FC Red Bull Salzburg and Borussia Dortmund at the Red Bull Arena on March 15, 2018 in Salzburg, Austria. (Photo by Sebastian Widmann/Bongarts/Getty Images,)

£16m Arsenal deal almost complete as Emery’s rebuild gets going

Arsenal are close to completing a £16m deal to bring Borussia Dortmund’s Sokratis Papastathopoulos to the club as Unai Emery’s first signing.
TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 18: Stephan Lichtsteiner of Juventus looks on during the Serie A match between Torino FC and Juventus at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 18, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Arsenal new signing talks ‘very advanced’, deal expected very soon

Arsenal are now said to be in ‘advanced talks’ with Stephan Lichtsteiner as the club and player look to sort out a deal before the start of the World Cup.

Arsenal agree China deal, fans will love it

Arsenal are continuing their expansion into Asia with an official Arsenal-themed bar and restaurant which will open in Shanghai.
KIGALI, RWANDA - APRIL 07: Rwandan President Paul Kagame addresses the commemoration of the 20th anniversary of his country's genocide at Amahoro Stadium April 7, 2014 in Kigali, Rwanda. Tens of thousands of Rwandans joined with leaders from around the world at the stadium to remember the country's 1994 genocide, when more than 800,000 ethnic Tutsi and moderate Hutus were slaughtered over a 100 day period. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Dutch MPs call for enquiry into Arsenal deal as UK government responds

Dutch MPs have called for an enquiry into Arsenal’s controversial sleeve sponsorship deal with Rwanda, asking how the country, that receives so much in foreign aid, can afford to spend £30m on advertising with the Gunners.
TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 18: Stephan Lichtsteiner of Juventus looks on during the Serie A match between Torino FC and Juventus at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 18, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Experienced player to make decision on free Arsenal transfer deal before 13 June

According to a report in Italy, Stephan Lichtsteiner will make a decision about his future in the next two weeks before the start of the World Cup.
Freiburg´s Turkish defender Caglar Soyuncu reacts after the German first division Bundesliga football match of Borussia Dortmund vs SC Freiburg in Dortmund, western Germany, on September 23, 2016. / AFP / PATRIK STOLLARZ

Arsenal officials jet to Turkey, £35m player confirms interest but delivers concerning update

Arsenal officials have reportedly flown to Turkey to keep an eye on Freiburg defender, Caglar Soyuncu, as the club look to go into the new season with a completely new centreback pairing however the player might now want a move to Atletico Madrid, saying he'd 'love to play for them'.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - MARCH 15: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Dortmund gestures during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16, 2nd leg match between FC Red Bull Salzburg and Borussia Dortmund at the Red Bull Arena on March 15, 2018 in Salzburg, Austria. (Photo by Sebastian Widmann/Bongarts/Getty Images,)

Arsenal £3m short to complete 29-year-old transfer, agreement expected to be reached

Kicker in Germany are expecting Sokratis Papastathopoulos to move to Arsenal this summer with the two clubs getting closer on the final price.
Josha Vagnoman (L) of Germany and Brenner of Brazil compete for the ball during the quarterfinal football match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan stadium in Kolkata on October 22, 2017. The FIFA U-17 Football World Cup is taking place in India from October 6 to 28. / AFP PHOTO / Dibyangshu SARKAR

€7m-a-year: Sven Mislintat identifies another Bundesliga gem, Arsenal hopeful of completing deal

According to Bild in Germany, Arsenal are hoping to sign Josha Vagnoman from Hamburg this summer.

Arsenal prepared to spend 71% of budget on 26-year-old winger

According to a report from Sweden, Arsenal are prepared to pay £50m for Emil Forsberg, a player they have been linked with for some time.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 29: Aleix Vidal of FC Barcelona reacts during the Copa del Rey round of 32 second leg match between FC Barcelona and Real Murcia at Camp Nou on November 29, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Barcelona see Arsenal 28-year-old interest as ‘holy water’, players discussing move

Arsenal are close to signing Barcelona’s Aleix Vidal according to a report in Dario Gol which claims that the move is already being discussed in the Barcelona dressing room.

Unai Emery tells board he doesn't want forward at Arsenal

A report from Italy today claims that Unai Emery is pushing Lucas Perez towards Lazio as the forward is not in his plans for the new season.
Freiburg´s Turkish defender Caglar Soyuncu reacts after the German first division Bundesliga football match of Borussia Dortmund vs SC Freiburg in Dortmund, western Germany, on September 23, 2016. / AFP / PATRIK STOLLARZ

£35m 22-year-old confirms Arsenal want him, decision after 5 June

Caglar Soyuncu has confirmed that Arsenal want to sign him but he will not be thinking about it until after he is finished with his international team.

Vice-president admits difficulty in refusing Arsenal’s massive offer

Monaco’s vice president, Vadim Vasilyev, has confirmed they turned down a €100m bid from Arsenal for Thomas Lemar last summer and that it was ‘difficult’ to do so.
SEVILLE, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 26: Sergio Rico of Sevilla FC looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between Sevilla FC and NK Maribor at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on September 26, 2017 in Seville, Spain. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images)

Emery to use Sevilla influence to sign £18m 'headliner'

Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Sevilla’s goalkeeper, Sergio Rico, a player Unai Emery knows well.
ASCHHEIM, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 04: Viktoria Schnaderbeck of FC Bayern Muenchen poses during the Allianz Women's Bundesliga Club Tour on September 4, 2016 in Aschheim, Germany. (Photo by Sascha Steinbach/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Austrian midfielder signs Arsenal deal to 'get out of my comfort zone'

Viktoria Schnaderbeck has said she opted to leave Bayern Munich for Arsenal to get out of her comfort zone as Joe Montemurro’s side look to build on his impressive first season with the club.
TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 18: Stephan Lichtsteiner of Juventus looks on during the Serie A match between Torino FC and Juventus at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 18, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Exciting double boost for Unai Emery as transfer target visits Arsenal's training ground

Arsenal have increased Unai Emery’s transfer budget from £50m to £70m and are closing in on the free transfer of Stephan Lichtsteiner from Juventus.

“Arsenal aren’t the quickest” says agent explaining failed €40m transfer

The agent of Jean-Michael Seri has explained that Arsenal’s dithering in the transfer market was part of the reason his player didn’t sign for the club last summer.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang offers brutal assessment of Arsenal

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang may have only arrived at Arsenal a few months ago but he has no problem seeing the main problem at the club over recent seasons – stagnation under Arsene Wenger.

Forgotten Arsenal goalscorer 'inches closer' to Lazio move

According to a report in Italy, Lucas Perez is closing in on a move to Lazio despite other reports claiming Unai Emery has ordered him back to Arsenal for pre-season training.

Santi Cazorla looks sharp as he continues his fitness battle

Santi Cazorla continues to train alone at Villarreal as the midfielder attempts to prove his fitness ahead of the new season.
ASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Unai Emery coach of Sevilla attends a press conference after the UEFA Europa League Final match between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)

57 managers applied for Arsenal job

According to Julien Laurens 57 people applied for Arsene Wenger’s job at Arsenal.
Austria's defender Viktoria Schnaderbeck looks on during press conference during the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 football tournament in Breda on August 2, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / TOBIAS SCHWARZ

Done deal: Arsenal sign Bayern Munich 27-year-old with another 2 expected from Germany

Arsenal Women have announced their first signing of the summer with the arrival of Viktoria Schnaderbeck from Bayern Munich the first of a number of recruits expected from Germany.

5-year-deal agreed as another drops from Arsenal’s ‘list’

Watford have agreed a five-year deal with 18-year-old Ben Wilmot who was heavily linked with Arsenal towards the end of last season.

Arsenal’s pre-season game against Chelsea cancelled

Arsenal’s pre-season friendly game against Chelsea, that was due to take place in Sweden, has been cancelled.

Clueless media & 6 other things we learned from Emery’s first Arsenal press conference

Unai Emery was unveiled as the new Arsenal head coach on Wednesday afternoon and he left a strong and positive impression. So what did we learn?
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrate victory together after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

2 Arsenal stars deliver their verdict on Unai Emery appointment

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is delighted to have Unai Emery as the new Arsenal head coach, hailing his achievements so far while Henrikh Mkhitaryan believes he will bring fresh ideas to the club.

Media outlets get Unai Emery’s Arsenal contract details wrong

It has not been a good summer for the ITKs and some of the (usually) best informed papers – the Mail, the Telegraph and L'Equipe – have done as badly as the Twitterati.
Serge van den Ban

Coach admits ‘surprise’ at Arsenal sacking as cull continues

Serge van den Ban has left Arsenal as the club continue a massive clear-out and has admitted he found the decision ‘surprising’ after being told his contract would not be renewed.

Admired by Emery: 29-year-old goalscorer will join Arsenal on July 2

Arsenal have reportedly told Lucas Perez to return to Arsenal as Unai Emery is a fan and wants to have a chat with him about a possible future at the club.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang admits being disappointed

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has admitted he does not understand Alexandre Lacazette’s World Cup snub by France.
Cairbre Ó Cairealláin

Another coach leaves Arsenal as club advertise role

Cairbre Ó Cairealláin has left Arsenal to return to Belfast.
ASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Unai Emery coach of Sevilla attends a press conference after the UEFA Europa League Final match between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s social experiment produces amazing but predictable results

As far as social experiments in football go, Arsenal’s this summer has been a doozy.
Santi Cazorla in training

10 exceptional Santi Cazorla replacements identified

Santi Cazorla left Arsenal this summer in one of the saddest departures from the club in recent memory.
France's forward Alexandre Lacazette looks on during a press conference in Clairefontaine en Yvelines on August 28, 2017, as part of the team's preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying football match against Netherlands and Luxembourg. / AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE

Arsenal star ‘deeply disappointed and affected’

L’Equipe claim that Alexandre Lacazette is ‘deeply disappointed and affected’ by missing out on World Cup selection and only making the reserve list.
PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 06: Unai Emery, head coach of PSG looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid at Parc des Princes on March 6, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal contract details and salary ‘leaked’

Unai Emery will reportedly earn £5m-a-year as Arsenal manager when his move to the club becomes official.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger looks on during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St. James Park on April 15, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger takes unfair swipe at Arsenal fans

Arsene Wenger has told Bein Sports that ‘impatience’ was a problem at Arsenal and that ‘nothing was good enough.’
Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta (L) chats with head coach Arsene Wenger (R) during their training session in Nagoya on July 21, 2013. (TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger gives 5 reasons Mikel Arteta can succeed as Arsenal manager

In an exclusive interview with beIN SPORTS, Arsene Wenger has thrown his weight behind Mikel Arteta to take over from him at the club  and has named five traits that will help him succeed.

£26m bid rejected as Arsenal return for 20-year-old winger

Arsenal have reportedly had a £26m bid turned down for Roma ‘wonderkid’, Cengiz Under with the Italians apparently wanting closer to £44m.

Arsenal forward’s agent admits Serie A interest and contact

Lucas Perez would be open to a move to Lazio according to his agent in an exclusive interview with an Italian outlet.
SWANSEA, WALES - SEPTEMBER 24: Mikel Arteta, Assistant coach of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester City at Liberty Stadium on September 24, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta explains his ‘clear’ managerial philosophy

Mikel Arteta has not given a single interview in the UK since he left Arsenal but just before he left the club in 2016 he explained exactly how he sees his management style and what he wants from players.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Santi Cazorla (L) and Spanish midfielder Mikel Arteta (R) attend training for the forthcoming UEFA Champions League group B football match against FC Schalke 04 at Arsenal's training ground, London Colney, North London, England on October 23, 2012. AFP PHOTO/GLYN KIRK

Mikel Arteta wants huge Arsenal fan favourite as player-coach

Mikel Arteta wants to offer Santi Cazorla a backroom role at Arsenal according to a report in the Independent.
Nice's Ivorian midfielder Jean Michael Seri (L) vies with Lokomotiv's Anton Miranchuk (L) during the UEFA Europa League football match between Nice and Lokomotiv Moscow on February 15, 2018, at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, southeastern France. / AFP PHOTO / VALERY HACHE

Arsenal hold talks for Jean-Michael Seri as Sanllehi gives them the edge

Arsenal have reportedly held talks with Jean-Michel Seri’s representatives as they look to revive a move they tried to make happen last summer.

Official: Superb 25-year-old midfielder agrees Arsenal deal

Arsenal have agreed a deal with Jordan Nobbs that will see the talented midfielder extend her stay at the club.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Steve Bould of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Steve Bould has problem with Mikel Arteta

Steve Bould has been offered a new role in Arsenal’s post-Wenger era but the assistant manager is waiting to see who gets the job as he doesn’t really like Mikel Areta according to the Guardian.

German paper asks if Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan should be removed from Germany...

German newspaper, Morgenpost, have a huge, front page story, asking if Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan should be dropped from the German squad ahead of the World Cup after meeting with the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (R), Arsenal's assistant manager Steve Bould (C) and irst-team physiotherapist Colin Lewin (L) react during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 11, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ian KINGTON

Arsenal players ‘furious’ over sacking

Arsenal players are reportedly furious over the sacking of Colin Lewin.
Mikel Arteta

Arsenal players told new manager ‘90%’ decided

The Daily Mail are today reporting that Arsenal have told players at the club that Mikel Arteta is ’90 per cent certain’ to be the manager next season.

Does he really deserve to be Arsenal’s player of the season?

Player of the season for Arsenal seems a bit of an oxymoron after the campaign we’ve just witnessed and, to be honest, this article is going to reflect that.

German FA hit out at Mesut Ozil for being used in 'stunt'

The German FA have made it known that they are not pleased with Mesut Ozil for posing with Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward speaks of ‘difficult year, pain and sacrifice’

Joel Campbell has taken to Facebook to talk about the ‘pain’ he has suffered throughout an injury-ravaged season.
SWANSEA, WALES - SEPTEMBER 24: Mikel Arteta, Assistant coach of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester City at Liberty Stadium on September 24, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Arsenal compose new 3-man shortlist after Allegri disappointment

Arsenal have now got three names left on their shortlist after Max Allegri ruled out leaving Juventus unless he was sacked.
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (R), Arsenal's assistant manager Steve Bould (C) and irst-team physiotherapist Colin Lewin (L) react during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 11, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ian KINGTON

Huge surprise sacking at Arsenal as 6 coaches go

Arsenal are continuing their post-Wenger-era clear out by getting rid of more coaches and medical personnel according to an exclusive in Tuesday’s Daily Mail which isn't really an exclusive as it's also in the Telegraph.
Arsenal's British striker Danny Welbeck celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final second leg football match between CSKA Moscow and Arsenal at VEB Arena stadium in Moscow on April 12, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Alexander NEMENOV

Arsenal in the Europa League – glad to be back

We didn't win it but, Arsenal semi-final idiocy aside, the Europa League brought about far more enjoyment than we've experienced in recent Champions League campaigns.

Hector Bellerin calls some footballers 'brand wh**es'

Hector Bellerin has branded some of his fellow professionals ‘brand whores’ in an interview with a fashion blogger.

Coach speaks after David Ornstein says deal agreed to join Arsenal

Freddie Ljungberg has denied he set to return to Arsenal this summer despite David Ornstein saying otherwise.

Raul Sanllehi’s ‘good relations’ key to signing 26-year-old who wants Arsenal move

Raul Sanhelli’s relationship with Jean-Michel Seri could help Arsenal land the 26-year-old midfielder ahead of Manchester City and Chelsea.
TURIN, ITALY - MAY 05: Juventus FC coach Massimiliano Allegri looks on before the serie A match between Juventus and Bologna FC at Allianz Stadium on May 5, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)

Allegri gives definitive answer about Arsenal move

Max Allegri will sit down with Juventus to discuss his future as he continues to be linked heavily with the Arsenal job but has said he will be at Juventus next season unless they fire him.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says goodbye to the Arsenal fans after 22 years at the helm at the end of the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Away days to Zombies: The A-Z of Arsenal’s season

So it's all finally over, in more ways than one This has certainly been a roller-coaster of a season, but a faulty one with more downs than ups. Let's take a look back over Arsene Wenger's final campaign at the club in an A-Z of Arsenal's season...

Dear Arsene…

When you first came into my life, I had no idea who you were. Years later and I know you but you don’t know me, how could you?
NORWICH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 06: James Maddison of Norwich City shows appreciation to the fans after the The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Norwich City and Chelsea at Carrow Road on January 6, 2018 in Norwich, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Arsenal consider £25m move for 21-year-old with knee injury wanted by Tottenham

Arsenal, along with Tottenham and Manchester City are still interested in Norwich’s £25m-rated England u21 international, James Maddison, even though the midfielder is out with knee ligament damage.
SWANSEA, WALES - SEPTEMBER 24: Mikel Arteta, Assistant coach of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester City at Liberty Stadium on September 24, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Arsenal managerial shortlist down to 2 main candidates, interviews this week

Mikel Arteta and Max Allegri look to be the two leading candidates for the Arsenal job with the former Arsenal man said to be the favourite to get the job

See Mesut Ozil’s £30,000 Invincibles watch

Mesut Ozil has spent £30,000 on an Arsenal Invincibles Rolex that was auctioned off as part of the Arsenal Foundation’s charity ball this week.
Andrija Zivkovic

£52.5m: 21-year-old’s agent expects Arsenal bid after 2 years scouting

Andrija Zivkovic’s ‘people’ are expecting a bid from Arsenal for the 21-year-old according to an exclusive obtained by Sport Witness.
AC Milan's coach Massimiliano Allegri (L) and Juventus' coach Antonio Conte are pictured during the Serie A football match Juventus vs AC Milan on October 6, 2013 in Turin. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO LINGRIA

Chelsea manager wants Allegri to ‘betray’ Juventus and join Arsenal

Antonio Conte wants a return to Juventus this summer according to a report in TuttoJuve which claims the Chelsea manager wants Massimiliano Allegri to ‘betray’ the Old Lady by moving to Arsenal.

23-year-old confirms Arsenal future, picks shirt number

Hector Bellerin is not thinking about a move to Juventus or Barcelona, and insists that he is happy at Arsenal in his second interview this week on the subject

Arsenal’s forgotten forward described as a ‘fantasy player’

Legendary Costa Rican forward, Rolando Fonseca, has hailed Joel Campbell as a ‘fantasy player’ ahead of the World Cup.

Arsenal suspend high profile coaches after bullying allegations

On Friday afternoon, a number of Arsenal coaches were released from their contracts after some worrying allegations came to light:

Henrikh Mkhitaryan ‘very happy’ with changing events

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has taken to Facebook to declare how happy he is with the events taking place in Armenia at present.

19-year-old Arsenal midfielder confirms he’s leaving club

Yassin Fortune has confirmed he is leaving Arsenal after three years at the club that were ruined by injury.

Wenger makes his final prediction before leaving Arsenal and it's a big one

Arsene Wenger has predicted that we will soon see a European Super League usurping weekend domestic football in his final Mystic Weg prediction before he calls it a day as Arsenal manager.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Daily Star get it wrong about Arsenal fan favourite

Despite reports on Thursday that Jack Wilshere would be snubbed by Gareth Southgate, it seems that the midfielder will indeed be named in his provisional World Cup squad.
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 04: Jens Lehmann member of the Club of Former National Players is seen prior to the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Germany and Poland at Commerzbank-Arena on September 4, 2015 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thomas Niedermueller/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Details emerge about Arsenal’s new coaching set-up for next season

Despite Arsene Wenger leaving this summer, Jens Lehmann will remain at the club as part of a new-look coaching system.

18 times Martin Keown has attacked Mesut Ozil

Mesut Ozil’s agent, Dr. Erkut Ogut has launched an unprecedented attack on Martin Keown after the former Arsenal man severely criticised the German once again, and he’s right – the ex-defender really does seem to have a problem with Ozil.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Layvin Kurzawa of PSG Paris looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Bayern Muenchen and Paris Saint-Germain at Allianz Arena on December 5, 2017 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Reliable French report: Arsenal contact €25m player PSG will allow to leave

Arsenal have reportedly contacted the ‘entourage’ of PSG left-back, Layvin Kurzawa according to the very reliable RMC [via GFFN].
Mesut Ozil ad Erkut Sogut

Exciting news as agent confirms world class midfielder wants to lead Arsenal

Mesut Ozil’s agent has come out swinging at Martin Keown after the former Arsenal man laid into the German once again but what most people missed in his comments is the confirmation that Ozil will be at Arsenal next season and he wants to 'lead the team forward'.

Arsenal reduce Wenger-replacement list to 3 fantastic choices

Arsenal have reportedly reduced their long short-list of people to replace Arsene Wenger to just three managers – Massimiliano Allegri, Patrick Vieira, and Mikel Arteta.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal reacts after the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Underfire Arsenal German admits World Cup selection unlikely

Shkodran Musatfi does not expect to be selected for the World Cup according to a report from Germany this morning.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Fran Kirby of Chelsea holds off pressure from Danielle van de Donk of Arsenal during the SSE Women's FA Cup Final match between Arsenal Women and Chelsea Ladies at Wembley Stadium on May 5, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

TERFs target Arsenal v Chelsea game: Who are they and why you should care

TERFs. It’s a word you probably don’t know as it’s not exactly a hot button topic in the world of football, but this weekend they ventured into our universe with a protest of sorts outside the Women’s FA Cup final between Arsenal and Chelsea.

Sky Sports can't stop trying to humiliate Arsene Wenger

Sky Sports are asking fans to vote on the lowest point of Arsene Wenger’s 22-year reign at Arsenal at a time when they should be thanking him for helping to make them millions.

The football kit equivalent of a 10-2 spanking: Arsenal fans not impressed with Puma

Arsenal fans are not impressed with what looks to be their new home kit for next season and when their new strip was pictured alongside Adidas's Bayern Munich effort, it did not go well.

23-year-old confirms he will be at Arsenal next season, wants #2 shirt

Hector Bellerin is not thinking about a move to Juventus or Barcelona, insisting that he is ‘so happy’ at Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 08: Porto U23 celebrate winning the Premier League International Trophy between Arsenal U23 and Porto U23 at Emirates Stadium on May 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images)

Arsenal prepared to pay €15m for 19-year-old who was at Emirates on Tuesday night

Arsenal are reportedly prepared to pay Diogo Leite’s €15m release clause to sign him from Porto this summer.
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 07: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at City Ground on January 7, 2018 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal 'open to such an appointment' for Arsene Wenger

Arsenal are reportedly open to Arsene Wenger talking an ‘upstairs’ job at Arsenal at some point in the future.

Santi Cazorla sounded out about deal

Villarreal have reportedly made a ‘tentative approach’ to Santi Cazorla, hopeful that they can lure him back to Spain providing he is able to regain full fitness.

Fans warned about Huddersfield v Arsenal tickets

Huddersfield fans have been warned that they face losing their season ticket if they are caught selling their seat for Sunday’s game to Arsenal fans for a profit.

Mesut Ozil speaks out after ‘injury’ is questioned

Mesut Ozil has taken to Twitter to confirm that he is both injured and expected to be fit for the World Cup as the S*n try to create a split in the Arsenal camp.

Arsenal brief press about Jack Wilshere

Arsenal seem to have briefed the press that they are close to agreeing a new deal with Jack Wilshere after similar stories appeared in multiple papers this morning.

Liverpool assistant manager’s mum questioned about Arsenal links

Zeljko Buvac’s mum has been contacted to offer comment on her son’s whereabouts as the media try to work out what is going on and if he really has been approached about the Arsenal job.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says goodbye to the Arsenal fans after 22 years at the helm at the end of the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Goodbye Mr Wenger

It’s hard to let go when you still care.
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - AUGUST 31: Thierry Henry assistant manager of Belgium looks on prior to the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Belgium and Gibraltar at Stade Maurice Dufrasne on August 31, 2017 in Liege, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Thierry Henry snubs Arsenal and Arsene Wenger once again

Thierry Henry tells us that there’s nothing he wouldn’t do to become the Arsenal manager yet twice now he’s opted for Sky Sports over Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says goodbye to the Arsenal fans after 22 years at the helm at the end of the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

He showed strength and determination: Arsenal player ratings as they bury Burnley

Arsenal thumped Burnley on Sunday to ensure Arsene Wenger's 606th and final home game as manager ended in the best way possible.

'Truth' about manager's Arsenal and Chelsea wage demands not reported accurately

Mundo Deportivo report that Luis Enrique is not demanding £20m-a-year to manage at Chelsea or Arsenal despite media claims to the contrary.
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger checks his watch during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK

Josh Kroenke to convince Gazidis, Mislintat and Sanllehi to hire rookie as indecision takes...

Ivan Gazidis, Raul Sanllehi and Sven Mislintat cannot agree on who should succeed Arsene Wenger despite the manager leaving in one week’s time.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Fran Kirby of Chelsea holds off pressure from Danielle van de Donk of Arsenal during the SSE Women's FA Cup Final match between Arsenal Women and Chelsea Ladies at Wembley Stadium on May 5, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

‘Given a lesson by the Chelsea forwards’ Arsenal player ratings

Arsenal fell to Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday in front of a record 45,000-strong crowd, but how did the players get on individually?

Escaping the Cult of Arsene Wenger

So it’s over. Almost. There will be no banging send-off, no trophy to mark the end of his days as Arsenal manager.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s forgotten forward could be welcomed back by new manager

Lucas Perez could be on his way to Portugal next season as Benfica reportedly consider a move for the Spanish forward.
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette (2nd L) reacts after Atletico equalize during the UEFA Europa League first leg semi-final football match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 26, 2018. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP)

Predicted Arsenal 4-3-3 lineup for vital 6th place play-off with Burnley

As far as games go, it’s fair to say that Sunday’s match against Burnley is up there.

Arsenal fan favourite confirms no contract offer from club

Santi Cazorla has confirmed that he does not know what his future holds as Arsenal have yet to offer him a new contract.

Real Madrid star wanted Arsenal move last summer, father told him 'no'

Karim Benzema reportedly wanted to move to Arsenal but was talked out of it by Zinedine Zidane and his father.

Massive news as Juventus contact Ancelotti to replace Arsenal-linked Allegri

Reports from Italy are claiming that Juventus have been in touch with Carlo Ancelotti regarding taking over at the club.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 29: Mikel Arteta, Manchester City coach looks on prior to the Premier League match between Manchester City and Southampton at Etihad Stadium on November 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Sun accuse Manchester City star of begging Arteta not to join Arsenal

When I saw a headline on the S*n’s website about Fernandinho begging Mikel Arteta to stay at the club this summer, my interest was piqued.

Arsenal agree deal with 22-year-old winger, will sign at end of season

Arsenal have reportedly agreed a new deal with Alex Iwobi according to an exclusive in ScoreNigeria who often get reliable reports about African players.
Atletico fans wave flags before the Spanish league footbal match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Levante UD at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on April 15, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS

Atletico Madrid plan secret ‘surprise’ for fans against Arsenal

According to Spanish publication, AS, Atletico Madrid are planning a surprise for the fans at tonight’s match.

Arsenal ditch unlucky kit for must-win Atletico game

Arsenal are leaving nothing to chance when they travel to Madrid, ditching their awful blue away kit for a little black number.
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Arsenal's newest star sends duckface selfie to girlfriend

Arsenal’s Kostantinos Mavropanos happily showed Arsenal media a selfie he took of himself making a duckface to send to his girlfriend.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal celebrates his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Former Swiss captain hits out at treatment of Arsenal star after Manchester United game

Former Switzerland captain, Ciri Sforza, and SRF expert, Beni Huggel, have leapt to the defence of Granit Xhaka after the Arsenal midfielder was heavily criticised during the weekend’s game against Manchester United.
Jan Oblak during the UEFA Champions League match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Club Atletico de Madrid at Allianz Arena on December 6, 2016 in Munich, Bavaria.

Massive blow for Arsenal ahead of Atletico match

Arsenal fans across the world will be shattered to know that Jan Oblak has recovered from the calf injury that kept him out of action at the weekend and will be fit to start against the Gunners on Thursday night.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool embraces Zeljko Buvac, assistant manager of Liverpool before the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Liverpool at Amex Stadium on December 2, 2017 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

Truth emerges about why Liverpool's assistant quit amid strong Arsenal links

Zeljko Buvac has left Liverpool due to the illness of his father rather than because he is set to become the new Arsenal manager.

Arsenal decision will seriously impact ability to get top manager

Arsenal are reportedly reluctant to pay their new manager the same amount as they gave to Arsene Wenger according to Sami Mokbel in Wednesday’s Daily Mail.

Wenger hurt by Gazidis, rejects PSG job, eyes France national team

Arsene Wenger has reportedly been ‘hurt’ by a falling out with Ivan Gazidis according to an exclusive in today’s Daily Star.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool embraces Zeljko Buvac, assistant manager of Liverpool before the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Liverpool at Amex Stadium on December 2, 2017 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

Arsenal ‘arrange everything’ with Liverpool assistant to take over from Wenger

Arsenal have reportedly ‘arranged everything’ with Zeljko Buvac, Jurgen Klopp’s assistant who dramatically quit this week, and he is expected to take over from Arsene Wenger this summer.

Arsenal ‘confident’ of landing Allegri this summer

Arsenal are reportedly ‘confident’ of landing Massimiliano Allegri this summer according to an Exclusive in the Daily Star which contradicts everything else we’ve been reading since Arsene Wenger announced his decision to leave Arsenal at the end of the season.
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (C) is greeted by Manchester United's former manager Alex Ferguson (L) and Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho (R) during a presentation before the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on April 29, 2018. - Arsene Wenger is unsure of the welcome he will receive on his final visit to Old Trafford as Arsenal boss on Sunday after many 'great battles' against Manchester United during his two decades in charge. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

What Manchester United engraved on Arsene Wenger’s trophy

Arsene Wenger was presented with a trophy before the match against Manchester United to honour his time at Arsenal, but do you know what it actually said on it?
JINAN, CHINA - MAY 18: (CHINA OUT) Diego Tardelli #9 of Shandong Luneng celebrates with team mates after scoring the equalizing goal during the AFC Champions League Round of 16 First Leg match between Shandong Luneng and Sydney FC at Jinan Olympic Sports Centre Stadium on May 18, 2016 in Jinan, China. (Photo by VCG/Getty Images)

Arsenal leader receives €613kpw offer

Arsene Wenger has reportedly received an offer to manage Chinese side, Shandong Luneng, which would see him earn €613k-a-week, making him the highest paid...

Arsenal change their mind about manager

Arsenal have reportedly moved away from hiring Luis Enrique as their manager according to a report in The Times [£].
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United pats Hector Bellerin of Arsenal on the shoulder as he prepares to take a throw in during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

After 22 years Sky Sports still have to create new stats to explain Arsene...

There was something most peculiar about Arsene Wenger’s last game as Arsenal manager at Old Trafford.
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger checks his watch during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK

All evidence points to Wenger being pushed by Arsenal board

10 days ago Arsene Wenger announced that he would leave Arsenal at the end of the season, bringing the curtain down on 22 years at the club and shocking the footballing world.

Arsenal to send Arsene Wenger out with a whimper at Manchester United

If you want to know why the Premier League is regarded as the most entertaining league in the world, you only have to look back to Arsene Wenger’s early years at Arsenal and the games against Sir Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United.
Cardiff, UNITED KINGDOM: (FILES) Picture taken 21 May 2005 at the Millennium Dome in Cardiff, shows Patrick Vieira lifting the FA Cup after Arsenal defeated Manchester United in the FA Cup Final football match. AFP PHOTO/ADRIAN DENNIS

Games against Manchester United used to make me feel sick now they barely matter

Games against Manchester United used to make me feel sick.

4 things Luis Enrique wants to agree Arsenal or Chelsea deal

Luis Enrique wants his new job to be somewhere he feels loved with a project that gets him excited.
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette (2nd L) reacts after Atletico equalize during the UEFA Europa League first leg semi-final football match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 26, 2018. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP)

Arsenal v Atletico Madrid was Wenger’s football personified

Approximately 30 seconds, that’s all it took to pop the Emirates balloon that had refilled with the hope that something special was coming.

Massive twist as Luis Enrique finally makes decision between Arsenal and Chelsea, contract almost...

All week it has been reported that Luis Enrique is Arsenal’s preferred candidate for the soon-to-be vacant manager’s job and that the Spaniard wants to join the club but now we’re back to him wanting to join Chelsea instead.

2 major sticking points for Arsenal and Luis Enrique

Arsenal have reportedly settled on Luis Enrique as their preferred candidate to replace Arsene Wenger but there are likely to be two sticking points before the club and Spaniard can find any agreement – and they both involve money.
Arsenal's Spanish defender Hector Bellerin (R) first match semi-final football match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 26, 2018. - The game finished 1-1. (Photo by Adrian Dennis / AFP)

Destroyed by 20 seconds of idiocy: Arsenal player ratings v Atletico Madrid

Despite most Arsenal fans packing away their belief in this side, the first leg against Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-final saw many get it out again, for 82 minutes at least.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 26: Head coach Luis Enrique of FC Barcelona looks on during a training session at FC Barcelona Sports Centre on May 26, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

'From idiot to hero': How Arsene Wenger once described favourite to replace him

Arsene Wenger once described favourite for the Arsenal job, Luis Enrique, as a manager who went from ‘idiot to hero’.

Arsenal Wenger final home game tribute details ‘leaked’

Arsenal are planning on giving Arsene Wenger a guard of honour at his last home game, against Burnley on 6 May.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal reacts following a missed chance during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Key Arsenal goalscorer admits knee injury 'complicated'

Alexandre Lacazette has admitted his knee problem was ‘complicated’ and that he wanted surgery done earlier.

Former Arsenal captain applies for manager’s job

Tony Adams has applied for the Singapore National Team manager’s job however he also has ‘a couple of opportunities closer to home’ after admitting he 'wouldn't be afraid' of taking over from Arsene Wenger.

Daily Mail double down on Bellerin-Lacazette ‘fight’

On Wednesday, the Daily Mail tried to imply that Hector Bellerin and Alexandre Lacazette got into a fight in training and despite being corrected by the Spaniard, in their Thursday edition they hint that the defender wasn’t being truthful.

Raul Sanllehi in 'advanced talks' with new Arsenal manager, announcement expected in 3 weeks

According to Thursday’s edition of L’Equipe, Arsenal have settled on Luis Enrique as their favourite to replace Arsene Wenger and talks with the Spaniard are advancing well.
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With a bang or a whimper? Arsenal predicted 4-2-3-1 v Atletico Madrid

If there has been a bigger game in recent years, then I can’t think of it.
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 22: Former professional football player and Western Union Pass Ambassador, Patrick Vieira, attends the Beyond Soccer Series Powered By streetfootballworld at Thomson Reuters Building on June 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Beyond Soccer Series)

41-year-old manager changes mind, says he’s ‘ready’ for Arsenal job

Patrick Vieira has said that he’s ‘ready’ despite recently hinting he wasn’t as he continues to be linked with the Arsenal manager’s job.

Favourite to replace Arsene Wenger demands £15m-a-year

Arsenal are reportedly confident they can land Luis Enrique ahead of Chelsea after the Blues baulked at the Spaniards wage demands, said to be in the region of £15m-a-year.

Great news for Arsenal midfielder

Mohamed Elneny will be fit for the World Cup according to Egypt’s assistant coach, Mohamed Fayez.
MADRID, SPAIN - DECEMBER 20: Juan Francisco Torres alias Juanfran of Atletico de Madrid celebrates scoring their third goal during the Copa del Rey Round of 16 match between Club Atletico de Madrid and CD Guijuelo at Vicente Calderon stadium on December 20, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Injury gives Arsenal Atletico boost

Atletico Madrid’s Juanfran will miss both matches against Arsenal, handing the Gunners a boost ahead of the tie.
Sporting's Italian defender Cristiano Piccini (R) vies with Aves' Brazilian forward Amilton da Silva during the Portuguese league football match between Sporting CP and CD Aves at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on January 14, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA

Arsenal ‘seduce’ Sporting with €20m for Italian 25-year-old

Arsenal are reportedly prepared to pay €20m for Sporting’s right-back, Cristiano Piccini.

Amazing news as awful coach set to leave Arsenal with Wenger

Arsenal are set to allow Gerry Peyton, along with Boro Primorac and Tony Colbert, leave this summer when Arsene Wenger leaves the club.

Arsenal to restrict spending of new manager

According to the Daily Mail and Daily Telegraph on Tuesday morning, Arsenal will restrict any spending under a new manager to £50m unless he generates more cash from sales in what seems an unlikely story.

Portuguese ‘colossus’ declares he wants to be Arsenal’s goalkeeper ‘as soon as possible’

Arsenal’s Joao Virginia is targeting the Arsenal number one shirt and the goalkeeper, who is apparently referred to as a ‘colossus’ around the club, could well be in line to get it.

Arsenal planning to bring Arsene Wenger back in near future

Arsenal are reportedly planning on bringing Arsene Wenger back to the club in some sort of off-field capacity in the near future according to a report that was in the Telegraph towards the end of February.
ONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 22: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates scoring his side's third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on April 22, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Alexandre Lacazette meets with 'crazy fan'

Alexandre Lacazette has met with a ‘superfan’ who has the striker's entire face tattooed on his arse.
Arsenal's French coach Arsene Wenger waves as he arrive for a state dinner at the Elysee presidential palace in Paris, on June 6, 2014, following the international D-Day commemoration ceremony on the beach of Ouistreham, Normandy, marking the 70th anniversary of the World War II Allied landings in Normandy. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Arsene Wenger quitting ‘destroys’ Real Madrid’s plans claims Spanish report

Arsene Wenger quitting Arsenal at the end of this season has given Real Madrid’s president, Florentino Perez, a real problem according to a report in Don Balon.
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UK media attack Arsenal fans for awful Arsene Wenger send-off

The majority of the UK papers criticised the atmosphere at Ashburton Grove on Sunday as they continue to be clueless about what is really going on at Arsenal.
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 22: Former professional football player and Western Union Pass Ambassador, Patrick Vieira, attends the Beyond Soccer Series Powered By streetfootballworld at Thomson Reuters Building on June 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Beyond Soccer Series)

Top Arsenal candidate 'flattered,' calls Arsenal 'special,' gets Pep Guardiola backing for job

Patrick Vieira has ruled himself out of the running for the Arsenal manager’s job...for now but Pep Guardiola thinks he's ready for it.

Arsenal get bad news before Atletico clash

Arsene Wenger confirmed that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not be fit to face Atletico Madrid on Thursday night in Arsenal’s Europa League semi-final first leg.

Arsenal must avoid 'biggest insult' to Wenger as fans deal with his departure

24 hours on from the news that Arsene Wenger will be leaving Arsenal after 22 years in charge, I’m still not entirely sure that it’s sunk in.

Optimistic heartbreak for Arsenal fans as Arsene Wenger surprises us all once again

After 22 years at the same football club, the ability to shock and rock a fanbase that has seen and heard it all still lives on in Arsene Wenger, because that’s exactly what he did on Thursday morning when he announced he would end a lifelong tradition and break a contract for the first time.

Arsenal fans will pay more for Europa League semi than Liverpool fans in Champions...

Arsenal fans will be required to shell out £79 for a ticket to the second leg of their Europa League semi-final against Atletico Madrid, more than Liverpool fans will have to pay at Roma and twice as much as Atleti fans will have to pay at the Grove.

Amazing news as Arsenal consider contract offer for game-changing Spaniard

Arsenal are considering offering Santi Cazorla a new contract even though it seems unlikely the Spaniard will ever be able to play at the top level again.

Raul Sanllehi, Sven Mislintat and Ivan Gazidis can’t agree on Wenger successor

The main men charged with selecting a manager to replace Arsene Wenger cannot agree on who the best man for the job is, according to a report in today’s Daily Telegraph.

Newcastle player apologises to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Newcastle’s Matt Ritchie has apologised to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after a video went viral of the Newcastle United man appearing to snub Auba at the end of the game.

Liverpool and Chelsea’s seasons out of Europe helped them, that’s what Arsenal need

There is a scenario that could see Arsenal starting next season with a Europa League qualifier just 11 days after the end of the World Cup.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 10: Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere of Arsenal celebrate their win during the FA Community Shield match between Manchester City and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 10, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Arsenal get double injury boost ahead of West Ham and Atletico Madrid

Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere will return to full training this week ahead of Arsenal’s upcoming games against West Ham and Atletico Madrid.
MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal brace themselves for bad news

Jack Wilshere has reportedly accepted that his time as an Arsenal player will come to an end this summer, according to an EXCLUSIVE by David Woods in the Daily Star.

Raul Sanllehi target to give Arsenal answer before World Cup

Jan Oblak will make a decision on his future before the World Cup, with Arsenal still interested in landing the keeper this summer.
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - MARCH 10: Harry Maguire of Leicester City celebrates after Kelechi Iheanacho of Leicester City scores their sides third goal during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Leicester City at The Hawthorns on March 10, 2018 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Arsenal ask Premier League club if they will accept £40m for 25-year-old

Arsenal have reportedly asked Leicester if they will accept £40m for their defender, Harry Maguire.
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Manchester City cleared, unsporting v Tottenham, promotion, administration & fixtures confirmed

With Arsenal still in media lockdown after their latest defeat, let's take a look at some of the more interesting stories from around the papers.

15 defeats but the same set of excuses from Arsenal

After Arsenal’s latest defeat, Arsene Wenger spoke to the press to confess that he doesn't know why Arsenal aren't any good at away matches domestically but when you look his comments from all Arsenal's defeats this season, the problem becomes clear.
Sven Mislintat, formerly of Borussia Dortmund, has become Arsenal's new Head of Recruitment.

Sven Mislintat travels to personally scout free Santi Cazorla replacement

Sven Mislintat was in Gelsenkirchen to watch BvB face Schalke as rumours around Max Meyer kick-off again.

Allegri’s comments about his future give Arsenal hope but rule out Chelsea job

Massimiliano Allegri has been heavily linked with a number of top jobs this summer but the Juventus manager has no intention of going anywhere, meaning Arsenal could possibly snag him next summer.

Arsenal offer not enough as Barcelona youngster agrees Manchester City move

Arsenal look set to miss out on Barcelona’s Adrià Bernabé who has informed the club that he will not be renewing his contract and is set to join Manchester City according to today’s edition of Sport.
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Winter break agreed, Alexis Sanchez axed v Tottenham & Manchester City transfer ban

As tends to happen when Arsenal suffer a bad defeat, the club have gone into media lockdown and the number of stories coming out of the club has dropped significantly.
Arsenal's British striker Danny Welbeck celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final second leg football match between CSKA Moscow and Arsenal at VEB Arena stadium in Moscow on April 12, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Alexander NEMENOV

This photo encapsulate the positives from Arsenal’s season

This season, when it finishes – whether that be with a Europa League trophy or not – will be remembered as a turning point.

£104m key Arsenal target can leave says president but Liverpool better placed

Thomas Lemar can leave Monaco this summer according to their president, Vadim Vasilyev. Arsenal famously had a deadline day mega offer turned down last summer,...

Arsenal receive ‘significantly competitive offer’ to challenge £40m deal

Despite rumours over the past few seasons that Arsenal are set to move to Adidas when their current kit deal expires with PUMA, Nike have made a ‘significantly competitive offer’ to re-sign the Gunners.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger looks on during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St. James Park on April 15, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger highlights ‘very, very bad decision’ after Newcastle defeat

Arsene Wenger has criticised the Premier League for failing to adopt VAR ahead of the new season after watching his side lose 2-1 at St James’ Park on Sunday.
Newcastle United's English striker Dwight Gayle (L) vies with Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on April 15, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Lindsey PARNABY

Arsenal’s bizarre reverso season sees Premier League morph into League Cup

When the Arsenal lineup was announced for their Premier League game at Newcastle on Sunday, I couldn’t help but notice how the Arsenal universe was now in full-on reverso world.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 22: Mohamed Salah of Liverpool celebrates as he scores their second goal as Petr Cech of Arsenal looks dejected during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on December 22, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Liverpool resurgence highlights the death of optimism at Arsenal

As I was watching Liverpool against Bournemouth on Saturday it struck me how happy their fans seem.
25 Oct 1998: Chirs Sutton of Blackburn Rovers in action during the FA Carling Premiership match against Arsenal at Ewood Park in Blackburn, England. Arsenal won the game 2-1. \ Shaun Botterill /Allsport

Forward admits having to hide from Arsenal players after match

Chris Sutton has said that he had to hide in the toilets at Highbury to avoid the wrath of Arsenal players after his unsportsman-like behaviour in 1997.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Phenomenal Aubameyang Arsenal celebration photo emerges as Troy Deeney slabbers again

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's goal celebrations are legendary, but there will be few better shots of the Gabonese striker after he scores than this one from the game against Watford.
CSKA Moscow's fans reacts during the UEFA Europa League second leg quarter-final football match between CSKA Moscow and Arsenal at the VEB Arena stadium in Moscow on April 12, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV

CSKA fans hit out at Arsenal ‘lies’

CSKA Fans Against Racism have hit out at allegations that Danny Welbeck and Alex Iwobi were racially abused in Moscow on Thursday night.
CSKA Moscow's fans reacts during the UEFA Europa League second leg quarter-final football match between CSKA Moscow and Arsenal at the VEB Arena stadium in Moscow on April 12, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV

Arsenal pair racially abused but officials report nothing

Alex Iwobi and Danny Welbeck were subjected to racist chants by the CSKA Moscow fans according to reliable reports.
CSKA Moscow's Russian defender Kirill Nababkin (in front) vies Arsenal's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny during the UEFA Europa League second leg quarter-final football match between CSKA Moscow and Arsenal at the VEB Arena stadium in Moscow on April 12, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV

3 Arsenal players feature in UEFA Team of the Week despite poor Moscow showing

Three Arsenal players have been selected by UEFA for their Europa League Team of the Week despite their poor showing in Moscow on Thursday night.

Former Arsenal and Celtic forward goes missing

Former Arsenal youngster, Anthony Stokes, is in trouble with his Greek club, Apollon Smyrini, after he failed to turn up to training three days in a row and offered no apology or explanation.
Spain's forward Diego Costa reacts in pain after getting injured while scoring a goal during a friendly football match between Spain and Argentina at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid on March 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS

Bad news for Arsenal ahead of Atletico Madrid clash

Diego Costa is aiming to be fit for Arsenal’s first leg clash against Atletico Madrid at Ashburton Grove on 26 April as he tries to recover from a ‘slight’ hamstring strain.
BELGRADE, SERBIA - AUGUST 29. Andrija Zivkovic of FK Partizan in action during the Serbia Super League match between FK Partizan and OFK Belgrade at Partizan stadium August 29, 2015 in Belgrade, Serbia. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Arsenal 'intensify' comprehensive scouting of exciting £52.5m winger ahead, 2nd attempt to sign him...

Arsenal have intensified their scouting of Benfica’s 21-year-old winger, Andrija Zivkovic, as they send Luis Boa Morte to watch the player once again.

Arsenal match against Burnley moved

Arsenal’s match against Burnley has been moved from Saturday 5 May to Sunday 6 May with a 4.30pm kick-off while dates for Arsenal's youth cup finals have also been announced and Saturday night fixtures are set to increase.
Referee Andre Marriner (L) has words with Arsenal's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Southampton at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 8, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK /

Southampton manager rages about Arsenal bias while forgetting 2 things

Mark Hughes is furious that Mohamed Elneny had his red card overturned, claiming bias in favour of the big clubs but his own player was lucky to escape two red cards in the same game for awful challenges that make Elneny’s stroke look like a kitten toying a baby.

Delight as Manchester United reject to reject Gunners move for Manchester City

Jonny Evans is set to turn down any interest from Arsenal this summer in the hopes of sealing a move to Manchester City in news that will delight Arsenal fans rather than annoy them.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Huss Fahmy hoping Arsenal can disappoint Everton and seal midfielder deal

Huss Fahmy believes that Arsenal can still strike a deal with Jack Wilshere as reports claim he is edging closer to Everton.

PSG troubles mean Arsenal can steal ‘new Ronaldo’ from Valencia

PSG will look to sell Goncalo Guedes this summer despite an offer from Valencia to buy the left winger for €35m.

Arsenal get brilliant news about injured star but another gets huge leg gash

Arsene Wenger has revealed that Henrikh Mkhitaryan should be back in two weeks despite fears that his season could be over because of his knee injury while Aaron Ramsey picked up a nasty cut.
Andriy Lunin of Ukraine during the U21 European Championship Qualifier between England U21 and Ukraine U21 at Bramall Lane on March 27, 2018 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Ultimatum issued after ‘strong’ move by Arsenal for €6m goalkeeper

Inter Milan have reportedly issued young goalkeeper, Andriy Lunin, an ultimatum as they try to secure his signature ahead of a number of clubs, including Arsenal.

Raul Sanllehi ‘key’ to manager appointment at Arsenal with Enrique in ‘pole position’

Arsenal are said to be in ‘pole position’ to land Luis Enrique this summer even though Arsene Wenger is most likely going to see out the final year of his contract.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 10: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Liverpool shows appreciation to the fans after the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final Second Leg match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on April 10, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images,)

Media slam Arsenal fans’ treatment of the Ox as they hail Liverpool’s

The Daily Mail continue with their nonsense, claiming Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is now an Anfield hero and is being loved in ways he never was at Arsenal.

Sun change their story about Arsenal missing out on exciting talent

The S*n are reporting that Watford have ended their interest in Ben Wilmot just days after claiming the player had picked Watford over Arsenal...

Arsenal fixture moved

Arsenal’s u18 game against Tottenham has been moved to 24 April due to the Gunner’s participation in the FA Youth Cup.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Jack Stephens of Southampton clashes with Jack Wilshere of Arsenal which later leads to Jack Stephens of Southampton being shown a red card during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal fan comes up with crazy Jack Wilshere conspiracy theory

If you run an Arsenal site and were critical of Jack Wilshere for his role in Mohamed Elneny’s red card at the weekend then did you know you are in the employ of Arsenal, helping to create a narrative for the club?

Arsenal Nigerian forward to leave club this summer, 2 clubs already made contact

Aaron Eyoma is currently on trial with Derby County ahead of a departure this summer.

Bad news as Arsenal make official approach but player picks Watford

Arsenal look set to lose out on Ben Wilmot as Watford beat a host of clubs to the 18-year-old’s signature.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 08: Jerzy Dudek of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premiership match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Highbury on May 8, 2005 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Radford/Getty Images)

£10m Arsenal offer declined before £6.6m sale to Liverpool agreed

Former Liverpool goalkeeper, Jerzy Dudek has revealed that Feyenoord turned down a £10m offer from Arsenal for his services before selling him to Liverpool six months later for £6.6m.

Arsenal in ‘advanced talks’ over huge £40m deal

Arsenal are in ‘advanced talks’ with Adidas over a deal worth in excess of £40m-a-season, according to an EXCLUSIVE in the Daily Mail that builds on rumours that have been around for a while.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Jack Stephens of Southampton clashes with Jack Wilshere of Arsenal which later leads to Jack Stephens of Southampton being shown a red card during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal fans finally give up on Jack Wilshere

Just a few weeks ago, Arsenal fans really wanted Jack Wilshere to sign a new deal with the club but his performance and actions against Southampton on Sunday afternoon was the final straw for many of them.

Arsenal make offer for exciting Atalanta midfielder inspired by Lacazette

Arsenal have reportedly made an offer for Atalanta’s 17-year-old, Dejan Kulusevski.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates with team mates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal strike named Goal of the Weekend

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s 28th minute strike against Southampton on Sunday has been named as Goal of the Weekend by the Guardian.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Reiss Nelson of Arsenal and Dusan Tadic of Southampton battle for possession during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Media call for Manchester United red but ignore Southampton man’s terrible tackles v Arsenal

Mark Hughes thinks that Jack Wilshere should have been sent off on Sunday but nobody seems to care that Dusan Tadic should have received two red cards for absolutely awful ‘tackles’.
Arsenal's English striker Danny Welbeck (R) celebrates scoring the team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Southampton at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 8, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK

Arsenal need more like him: Player ratings v Southampton

Arsenal made heavy work of their win over Southampton but with Chelsea's draw against West Ham, the Gunners are now closing in on fifth place. But how did the players do individually?

Top Arsenal and Chelsea managerial candidate gives hint about future job

Despite being heavily linked with the managerial job at Chelsea, Luis Enrique has not yet been tempted by any offers that have come his way.

Arsenal have to pay £40m for Premier League star

Watford will demand £40m for Richarlison this summer as Arsenal continue to be linked with the winger along with a host of other top clubs.

£2m Arsenal and Tottenham target removed from squad as deal almost agreed

Stevenage’s Ben Wilmot looks like he will be on the move with Arsenal and Tottenham linked with the young defender who was withdrawn from his side’s squad on Saturday as a deal draws closer.

21-year-old midfielder confirms Arsenal want to sign him, Wenger wants to see him at...

CSKA Moscow’s Aleksandr Golovin has confirmed Arsenal are interested in signing him. Latest The 21-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal. Last summer...

Jose Mourinho ‘looking into’ stopping free transfer to Arsenal

Jose Mourinho is said to be ‘looking into’ the contract situation of young goalkeeper, Dean Henderson, who is out of contract this summer and wanted by Arsenal.

Aaron Ramsey’s goal curse: The curse, the truth and the celebrities that have gone

Aaron Ramsey scored again and another famous person, this time Eric Bristow, dropped dead unexpectedly, leading to people to ponder the Welshman’s alleged death curse once again, but how many celebrities have actually died when Ramsey hit the back of the net?

Fears season over for key Arsenal star

The Daily Telegraph are today reporting that Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s season could be over as the Armenian waits to find out how long his knee injury will sideline him for.

Arsenal star offered to Manchester City

Pep Guardiola has revealed that Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s agent, Mino Raiola, offered the Armenian and Paul Pogba to Manchester City in January but Raiola is denying even speaking to Guardiola.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal talks with energetic 5ft9 box-to-box midfielder confirmed

Arsene Wenger confirmed that Arsenal are in talks with Aaron Ramsey as they look to avoid another Jack Wilshere, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil situation with the Welshman.

Duo dropped and injury impact: Arsenal’s predicted 4-2-3-1 for meaningless Southampton game

Arsenal go into their game on Sunday against Southampton knowing that there is little to play for in this match.
Arsenal players celebrate Ramsey's early goal during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL

Express create narrative using Liverpool to attack Arsenal

What happens when Arsenal play really well, score four goals, including one of the best seen in many years, and their fans leave Ashburton Grove happy? Well, if you’re a journalist for the Express, you attack the same fans for not creating an atmosphere similar to the one at Anfield on Wednesday night.

Massive blow for Arsenal new boy

Arsenal will be without David Ospina and Henrikh Mkhitaryan for their game against Southampton on Sunday after the pair picked up injuries.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil criticised by major paper after CSKA performance for crazy reason that doesn’t...

Mesut Ozil collected two assists against CSKA Moscow, probably should have had at least five and generally strutted around the Ashburton Grove pitch with a swagger his talent deserves, so of course the first thing you will want to do when talking about him is tell everybody he is a flattrack bully, right?

Journalist claims Arsenal starter dropped not injured

David Ospina was dropped rather than injured ahead of Arsenal’s Europa League clash against CSKA according to a report in today’s Daily Mil.

Allegri could take sabbatical to join Arsenal instead of Chelsea

Max Allegri looks set to quit Juventus this summer and the smart money has him joining Chelsea at Stamford Bridge rather than Arsenal but reports in Italy claim he might take a year off
Arsenal players celebrate Ramsey's early goal during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL

Make him captain! Arsenal player ratings as CSKA destroyed

Arsenal came flying out of the tunnel like a team with a point to prove and a competition to win on Thursday night. It was a display from this side that we know they are capable of but see far too rarely. It finished 5-1 but in reality it should have been at least double that. So how did the players do individually?
Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey scores their third goal with this flick during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / IKIMAGES / Ian KINGTON

Journalist gives unbelievable Arsenal player ratings

If you thought that Jack Wilshere had a poor game against CSKA Moscow while Aaron Ramsey blew them away then you are clearly not a reporter for the Mirror because they think the two players were at the same level on Thursday night.
Police hold back supporters as players arrive by bus at the stadium before the UEFA Champions League first leg quarter-final football match between Liverpool and Manchester City, at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on April 4, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Paul ELLIS

Are the media scared of upsetting Liverpool fans after Manchester City attack?

After Liverpool’s epic win over Manchester City in the Champions League on Wednesday night, post-match discussions were notable for their lack of focus on the impact of the bus attack prior to the game.

Massive blow as 26-year-old Manchester United, Arsenal target out 6 months, misses World Cup

Danilo Pereira has been ruled out for six months and will miss the World Cup after picking up an Achille’s injury on Monday night.

Arsenal close in on massive £10m-a-year-for-5-years deal

Arsenal are reportedly close to signing an agreement with a Subscription Video on Demand service to become the club’s first sleeve sponsor at a cost of £10m-per-year.
KRAKOW, POLAND - JUNE 30: Dani Ceballos of Spain is awarded the Player of the Tournament by Aleksander Ceferin, UEFA president during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Final between Germany and Spain at Krakow Stadium on June 30, 2017 in Krakow, Poland. (Photo by Nils Petter Nilsson/Ombrello/Getty Images)

Arsenal identify 21-year-old Aaron Ramsey replacement

Arsenal have reportedly identified Real Madrid’s Dani Ceballos as a replacement for Aaron Ramsey who could leave the club this summer.

So wrong: Journalist makes hilarious claim about former Arsenal player

In the Guardian they have an article about Mathieu Debuchy’s resurgence since he left Arsenal but the reporters call him a ‘stoic professional’ which is far from the truth.

Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United lead way on gender pay gap

Arsenal, Manchester City, and Manchester United all pay their average female staff more than avergae male members of staff but they are in the minority when it comes to football clubs.

Reliable reports: Arsenal starter to be dropped for CSKA clash

A number of media outlets are reporting this morning that Arsene Wenger will do the sensible thing and opt for Petr Cech against CSKA Moscow rather than his cup keeper David Ospina.

Manchester United youngster credits Iwobi with team choice

Manchester United’s 19-year-old Tosin Kehinde has said he would like to play for Nigeria instead of England, crediting Alex Iwobi with inspiring him to pick the Super Eagles over the Three Lions.

Official: Arsenal confirm deal agreed with ‘once in a lifetime’ defender

Arsenal have confirmed that Scotland defender, Emma Mitchell, has signed a new long-term contract with the club.

Midfielder dropped: Crucial Arsenal predicted 4-2-3-1 v CSKA Moscow

Arsenal face CSKA Moscow on Thursday night at Ashburton Grove and will be hoping to put the tie to bed before a tough trip to Russia next week.

Bad news for Arsenal as Borussia Dortmund plot Sven Mislintat return home

Borussia Dortmund are hoping to bring Sven Mislintata back to Germany when his contract expires with Arsenal in 2020 but the club’s new head of scouting sees himself staying at Arsenal for at least 10 years.

Deal for exciting €60m 18-year-old will cost Arsenal at least €40m

Arsenal are tracking 18-year-old Benfica attacking midfielder, Joao Felix, and the player is reportedly available for offers over €40m despite having a €60m release clause.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Arsenal 'confident' 5ft6 midfielder will sign £4.6m-a-year-deal

Arsenal are reportedly confident that Jack Wilshere will come around and sign the £90kpw deal that is on the table waiting for him as a lack of interest from other clubs shows him his true value.

Manchester City back injury opens door for Arsenal defender

Phil Neville has called Leah Williamson into his England squad for their World Cup qualifying games against Wales and Bosnia & Herzegovina after Manchester City’s Jill Scott picked up a back injury.
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel gestures prior the German First division Bundesliga football match between Borussia Dortmund and Werder Bremen, in Dortmund, western Germany, on May 20, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SASCHA SCHUERMANN /

Bayern Munich CEO says Thomas Tuchel has signed agreement with new club, probably Chelsea

Bayern Munich’s CEO, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, has told the media that Thomas Tuchel has already signed an agreement to manage his next club and if you follow the rumours it seems like he will be lining up at Stamford Bridge next season.

Arsenal decide on manager for 2018/19 season

Thomas Tuchel will not become the new manager of Arsenal because there will be no vacancy in the summer according to Raphael Honigstein, meaning Arsene Wenger will manage the side through the 2018/19 season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal and his team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal stars dominate Team of the Week but BBC opt for Tottenham

Arsenal had four players outperform everyone else to make the Team of the Weekend – more than any other side
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 24: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal looks on during the Carabao Cup Semi-Final Second Leg at Emirates Stadium on January 24, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Goalscoring Arsenal forward shows off latest injury

Alexandre Lacazette took to Instagram to post a picture of the cut on his leg he received after facing Stoke City for the second time.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Ryan Shawcross of Stoke City and his team mates walk off dejected after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Stoke being relegated will be hilarious but also sad for Arsenal fans

Arsenal v Stoke was so boring for the first hour that I started writing this article before the halftime whistle had even blown.

Arsene Wenger embarrasses himself with ridiculous post-Stoke comments

Arsene Wenger blamed the fact that it was Easter Sunday for the large number of empty seats at Ashburton Grove on Sunday but is the manager just fooling himself?
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Ramadan Sobhi of Stoke City and David Ospina of Arsenal challenge for the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger needs to drop this Europa League starter on Thursday

When David Ospina was named in the starting lineup in the Premier League game against Stoke at the weekend my first instinct was that he had been dropped from the Europa League as Wenger got serious about the competition.
GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Max Meyer of Schalke looks on prior to the Bundesliga match between FC Schalke 04 and Hertha BSC at Veltins-Arena on March 3, 2018 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Santi Cazorla replacement wants Arsenal move

Max Meyer is reportedly keen on a move to Arsenal this summer when his Schalke contract expires.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's mentality trashed

Sami Mokbel in the Daily Mail has torn into Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for his selfless decision to give his confidence-suffering teammate the chance to score from the spot against Stoke.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal and his team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

He changed everything: Arsenal player ratings v Stoke

Arsenal made hard work of their game against relegation fodder, Stoke, on Easter Sunday. The match was dire for the first hour until Alexandre Lacazette’s introduction sparked the side into life. But on a day of poor performances across the team, who was the worst?
Saint-Etienne's French defender Mathieu Debuchy (C) is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the French L1 football match between Nantes and Saint-Etienne at the La Beaujoire Stadium in Nantes, western France, on April 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCE

Arsenal flop scores again

Mathieu Debuchy found the back of the net for Saint Etienne once again, scoring his second goal for his new team as his revival continues.
ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - DECEMBER 06: Elseid Hysaj of Napoli looks on during the UEFA Champions League group F match between Feyenoord and SSC Napoli at Feijenoord Stadion on December 6, 2017 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

£44m release clause will rise to £70m if Arsenal don’t move quickly

Arsenal will have to move quickly if they want to sign Napoli’s Elseid Hysaj as Napoli are trying to get him to sign a new contract that would see his release clause increase from £44m to £70m (€80m).

Real Madrid star prefers Arsenal offer for ‘new project’

Arsenal have reportedly made an offer to Real Madrid for Keylor Navas as they search for a keeper to replace Petr Cech and David Ospina.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 22: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal during UEFA Europa League Round of 32 match between Arsenal and Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium on February 22, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal star criticised by national team manager

Alex Iwobi has been criticised by the Nigeria national team manger for trying to be too individual and do too much on his own.

Sven Mislintat sends scouts for ‘sensational’ 6ft2 star already shown around Liverpool’s training ground

Sven Mislintat might have highlighted another young gem from the Bundesliga as Arsenal reportedly enter the race for 18-year-old Kai Havertz.

Head of medical staff ‘devastated’ after Arsenal defender injury

The head of Walsall's medical department has told the media he is ‘devastated’ for Krystian Bielik whose latest injury sees the defender return to Arsenal when he was on the verge of finally making an appearance for the League One side.

Arsenal turn to Manchester United for free transfer to solve key issue

Arsenal are reportedly ready to move for Manchester United’s 21-year-old keeper, Dean Henderson, who is set to quit Old Trafford on a free transfer this summer.

Arsenal edge closer to £50m mega deal

Arsenal are reportedly moving closer to a mega-kit deal with Adidas as rumours surrounding a manufacturer move refuse to die down

Former Tottenham forward admits he was wrong about ‘indispensable’ Arsenal midfielder

Former Tottenham forward, Mido, has taken to Twitter to admit he was wrong about Mohamed Elneny after the Egyptian impressed in recent games.
Freiburg´s Turkish defender Caglar Soyuncu reacts after the German first division Bundesliga football match of Borussia Dortmund vs SC Freiburg in Dortmund, western Germany, on September 23, 2016. / AFP / PATRIK STOLLARZ

Frieburg chief tells Arsenal £30m not enough for Sven Mislintat target

Frieburg chief, Klemens Hartenbach, has responded to the rumours that Arsenal want to buy Caglar Soyuncu by saying they will need to pay more than £30m to land the 21-year-old.

Great news as injured Arsenal forward will be on bench this weekend

Stepy Mavididi will return to the Charlton side this weekend after recovering from another serious hamstring problem.

World Cup selection confirms Arsene Wenger's comments

For the first time in 80 years, there will be no referee from any of the associations within Britain at the World Cup in what is a damming indictment of the state of refereeing on these islands.

Midfielder concerned injury could harm Arsenal move

Jack Wilshere is reportedly concerned about his latest injury, fearing it could scupper his chances of deal at a new club should he decide to leave.

Thomas Tuchel's agent aimed Trumpish tweet at Sven Mislintat

One of the biggest problems, we are told, in Arsenal signing Thomas Tuchel is the relationship that he has with Sven Mislintat (and the fact Arsene Wenger won't leave, but that's another issue).
WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road on December 26, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Football’s messed-up outrages

A few Monday nights ago against Chelsea, Troy ‘cojones’ Deeney flipped off the Chelsea fans with both middle fingers. It’s a gesture we’ve all thought about at one time or another when confronted with the same set of fans, even if we haven’t actually followed through with it on Sky TV in front of millions.
Freiburg´s Turkish defender Caglar Soyuncu reacts after the German first division Bundesliga football match of Borussia Dortmund vs SC Freiburg in Dortmund, western Germany, on September 23, 2016. / AFP / PATRIK STOLLARZ

Sven Mislintat considering summer offer for 21-year-old Bundesliga star

Sven Mislintat is reportedly mulling over a move for Freiburg’s Caglar Soyuncu as the club look to solve their problems at centreback ahead of the new season.
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel gestures prior the German First division Bundesliga football match between Borussia Dortmund and Werder Bremen, in Dortmund, western Germany, on May 20, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SASCHA SCHUERMANN /

Thomas Tuchel could ask Arsenal to sack Sven Mislintat claims Borussia Dortmund expert

Thomas Tuchel is the type of character who would ask Arsenal to sack Sven Mislintat according to one BvB expert who believes the head scout’s employment at the club is a major barrier to Tuchel’s arrival.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - MAY 28: Trainer Thomas Tuchel of Borussia Dortmund lifts the DFB Cup trophy as the team celebrates during a winner's parade at Borsigplatz on May 28, 2017 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Pool - Getty Images)

Thomas Tuchel wants to replace Arsene Wenger while managing Chelsea and Bayern Munich

Thomas Tuchel is now reportedly in talks with Chelsea about replacing Antonio Conte despite agreeing a deal to take up the manager’s job at Arsenal and wanting to replace Jupp Heynckes at Bayern Munich
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 15: Krystian Bielik of Arsenal attempts to get past Mason Bennett of Derby during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal and Derby County at Meadow Park on December 15, 2017 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Young Arsenal defender admits struggling over 'last few months'

Krystian Bielik is finally on the road to recovery after a frustrating season plagued by injuries, admitting that he's had a tough time over the last few months.

Arsene Wenger admits seeing out his contract may not happen

In his latest comments, Arsene Wenger has revealed that it is not certain he will be the Arsenal manager next season although he has confirmed that he will go on to manage somewhere else when he finally leaves the club.

Watch: Arsenal youngster dubbed ‘Mesut Ozil’s heir’ in tears after defeat

Vlad Dragomir was in tears as he spoke to the media following Romania’s u19 defeat at the hands of the Ukraine.

Arsenal open negotiations with 27-year-old box-to-box midfielder

Arsenal have finally started negotiations with Aaron Ramsey just a few months before he enters the final year of his contract.

Report: Barcelona youngster wanted to replace Mo Salah at Liverpool asks to join Arsenal

Ousame Dembele has reportedly asked to be allowed to leave Barcelona to team up with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang according to the outlet in Spain that is obsessed with Karim Benzema joining Arsenal.
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 23: Laureus Ambassador Fabio Capello attend the Laureus European Summit on May 23, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Patrik Lundin/Getty Images for Laureus)

71-year-old manager 'frontrunner' for Arsenal job and fans won’t be happy

Fabio Capello has become the latest managerial name to be linked with the still-not-vacant Arsenal job, making him the second most unlikely candidate after Brendan Rodgers.

Lack of Juventus confidence offers Arsenal 5ft8 midfielder hope

Juventus are not confident of landing Aaron Ramsey as the Welsh midfielder looks to make the best of his current contract situation.

Fan favourite says it was 'clear' he had to leave Arsenal

Wojciech Szczesny has revealed that it was ‘clear’ he had to leave Arsenal and that once he knew that, Juventus’s offer was ‘very easy’ to accept.

Arsenal star’s agent admits he’s ready to listen to offers

Hector Bellerin’s agent has confirmed the player has received no offers to leave Arsenal this summer despite a raft of speculation in the press but that's he's willing to listen should any arrive from Italy.

England ditch Arsenal for Tottenham because they’re ‘nicer’

England have permanently switched their preferred training ground from Arsenal’s London Colney to Tottenham’s Enfield because Arsenal made them feel less welcome according to a report on Tuesday morning.

Arsenal get massive quintuple boost ahead of Stoke game

Arsenal welcomed back Aaron Ramsey, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette to first team training while Gareth Southgate thinks Jack Wilshere will be fit for Stoke and Mohamed Elneny signed a new contract. 
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 12: Krystain Bielik during the Arsenal Training Session at at Koragah Oval on July 12, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Superb news as crocked Arsenal man finally gets fit

Krysitan Bielik is finally fit and looking forward to earning his place in the Walsall starting lineup.
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 15: Jay Bothroyd of Muangthong United looks dejected following the AFC Champions League playoff match between the Melbourne Victory and Muangthong United at Skilled Stadium on February 15, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Graham Denholm/Getty Images)

Former player describes ‘fights every day’ at Arsenal

Former Arsenal youngster, Jay Bothroyd, has admitted that he only learned how to head a ball when he left Arsenal and that there used to be fights every day in training.

Arsene Wenger denies trying to bribe midifelder

Arsene Wenger has denied that he is using the captaincy to bribe Jack Wilshere into signing a new contract at the club.

Sven Mislintat ‘assures Arsenal’ Thomas Tuchel ‘won’t be a problem’

Sven Mislintat has reportedly reassured Arsenal that his relationship with Thomas Tuchel will not be a problem should the manager replace Arsene Wenger at the club.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

World Cup hopes in 'tatters': Manager delivers massive blow to Arsenal star

Jack Wilshere may not be going to Russia this summer with his first injury of the season timed so badly it looks to have undone months of great work staying fit.
Lyon's French midfielder Tanguy Ndombele Alvaro (L) kicks the ball during the French L1 football match between Lyon (OL) and Saint-Etienne (ASSE) on February 25, 2018 at the Groupama Stadium in Decines-Charpieu, near Lyon, central-eastern France. / AFP PHOTO / ROMAIN LAFABREGUE

Arsene Wenger eyes up typical £14m transfer in final summer at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger may be entering his last summer transfer window as Arsenal manager but that doesn’t mean he can’t buy an unknown French youngster before he leaves.
MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Jack Wilshere shows exactly why Arsenal won’t offer him a better deal

When the news broke that Jack Wilshere had missed the plane for Amsterdam due to an injury in training, no-one was surprised.
SOLNA, SWEDEN - NOVEMBER 10: Matteo Darmian of Italy looks on during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier Play-Off: First Leg between Sweden and Italy at Friends Arena on November 10, 2017 in Solna, Sweden. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

How Matteo Darmian to Arsenal rumour started with a mistake

On Thursday evening a few outlets started reporting that Arsenal were confident of landing Matteo Darmian from Manchester United but it seems as if this has all stemmed from a mistake.

Arsenal’s new contract negotiator playing hardball with 3 players

Arsenal appear willing to lose Jack Wilshere and Aaron Ramsey this summer despite both players being keen to sign new deals while Danny Welbeck won't be getting a payrise.

Official: Quality, passionate defender signs Arsenal deal

Leah Williamson has signed a new long-term contract with Arsenal and she couldn't be happy to stay at the club she supports.

Arsenal want €50m signing completed before 14 June

Arsenal want to complete the signing of Nabil Fekir before the World Cup in Russia starts on 14 June and they are prepared to pay €50m to make that happen according to reports.

Shambles of a timeline: Arsenal fan favourite contract saga broken down

Jack Wilshere’s priority at the start of the season was securing gametime ahead of a move after being told he could leave the club by Arsene Wenger last August but the whole contract saga has been a total debacle.
HAMELN, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 12: Rewan Amin Mohammed of Netherlands challenges Tim Dierssen of Germany during the Under 17 KOMM MIT 4-Nations tournament match between Germany and Netherlandsat Weserbergland stadium on September 12, 2012 in Hameln, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)

22-year-old Dutch midfielder explains why he rejected Arsenal move

Rewan Amin has revealed that he rejected the chance to sign for Arsenal, preferring instead to stay at home before moving to Sweden.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester United at Selhurst Park on March 5, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Hundreds of times: How often has Alexis really lost the ball for Manchester United?

When Alexis Sanchez left Arsenal for Manchester United in January, Arsenal fans warned their northern counterparts that Alexis was a great player but he gives the ball away so much he drives you crazy.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 15: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal puts on the Captains armband after the injury of Laurent Koscielny during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Huss Fahmy refuses to improve Arsenal midfielder offer

Jack Wilshere is prepared to give Arsenal another chance to improve their latest contract offer as he searches for a way to remain at Arsenal.
Gabon's forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group A football match between Burkina Faso and Gabon at Bata Stadium in Bata on January 17, 2015. AFP PHOTO / CARL DE SOUZA

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang withdraws from Gabon squad

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has withdrawn from the Gabon squad that will take part in the King’s Cup due to the death of his grandmother on Tuesday.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United looks despondent during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Manchester United and Sevilla FC at Old Trafford on March 13, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Why Alexis Sanchez's struggles at Manchester United unlikely to get much better

If you’re an Arsenal fan who delights in schadenfreude then Alexis Sanchez’s move to Manchester United must taste very sweet indeed.

Amazng photos show inside Arsenal’s state-of-the-art fitness & rehab centre

Arsenal have offered fans a sneak peak inside their state-of-the-art training and rehab centre. Arsenal players are no strangers to the treatment room but the rehab centre is something fans rarely get to see.

Arsenal to return for goal-creating machine after rejected bid, 'falling out' & agent attack

Arsenal are expected to return for RB Leipzig’s Emil Forsberg after failing with a bid for the midfielder last summer.

Great news as 3 players Arsenal want could be for sale this summer

PSG are reportedly preparing to part with a number of players this summer after Marco Veratti decided to stay, and at least 3 of them have been heavily linked with Arsenal for some time.

Arsenal and Manchester United make Robert Lewandowski offer, player wants move

Despite buying Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January, Arsenal have reportedly made an offer to Robert Lewandowski ahead of the player’s expected move this summer.

Manager meets with Dybala as Manchester United table offer

Atletico Madrid’s manager, Diego Simeone, has met with Paulo Dybala to sound him out about a move to La Liga to replace Antoine Griezmann who is expected to leave this summer for Barcelona.

Arsenal’s 2011 report card shows how little has changed in last 7 years

A few days ago I was looking through a load of old articles on my PC and came across a batch from 2011 and I couldn’t help but be struck by how mind-numbingly familiar it all was.
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Something weird happens when you Google ‘English players who dive’

I was compiling a reaction piece to the news that Danny Welbeck wouldn’t face any UEFA punishment for falling over in the box when I searched for ‘English players who dive’ on Google.

Arsenal midfielder confirms season over after injury setback

Gedion Zelalem will return to action for Arsenal in time for pre-season after suffering a series of injury problems this season.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Ander Herrera of Manchester United (R) speaks to Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United (R) while Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal (R) attempts to get back onto the pitch during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal star midfielder could finally be on his way to Manchester United this summer

Jose Mourinho has become the latest Premier League manager to show an interest in Aaron Ramsey with the Welshman’s contract running out next summer.
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY - MARCH 10: Bernd Leno #1 of Bayer Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Borussia Moenchengladbach at BayArena on March 10, 2018 in Leverkusen, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Sven Mislintat convinces Wenger 26-year-old German is best replacement for senior player

Sven Mislintat has reportedly convinced Arsene Wenger that Bayer Leverkusen keeper, Bernd Leno, is the best option to replace Petr Cech this summer.
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Watch: Mkhitaryan gets amazing reception in hometown

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has donated a car to a Rehabilitation Center for wounded and disabled soldiers after visiting with them on a trip back home during the interlull.

Why was UEFA considering punishing Welbeck when Tottenham players dive like Tom Daley?

Danny Welbeck has ‘escaped’ punishment for his ‘dive’ against AC Milan prompting Arsenal fans the world over to ask just why, exactly, was he even at risk?

Tottenham manager makes even more ridiculous comments that press let slide

I don’t normally watch rugby, but as Ireland were going for the Grand Slam against England, I thought I’d put it on, for a while at least.

Manager stalls Chelsea hoping for Arsenal call

Former Barcelona manager, Luis Enrique, is reportedly stalling Chelsea in the hopes that Arsenal come calling according to an exclusive in the Star on Sunday.

Mkhitaryan swamped as he watches Armenian league match

Henrikh Mkhitaryan was in Armenia to watch a championship game between Pyunik FC and Alashkert FC at the Yerevan stadium in his hometown and was swamped by fans at the game.
People gather on Manezhnaya Square outside the Kremlin for a rally and a concert celebrating the fourth anniversary of Russia's annexation of Crimea in Moscow on March 18, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV

Russia annoyed with Arsenal

Russian authorities seem annoyed with Arsenal after the club posted warnings issued by the UK Foreign Office on their website.
Saint-Etienne's French defender Mathieu Debuchy celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Lyon (OL) and Saint-Etienne (ASSE) on February 25, 2018, at the Groupama stadium in Decines-Charpieu near Lyon, central-eastern France. / AFP PHOTO / ROMAIN LAFABREGUE

Mathieu Debuchy frustrated again

Mathieu Debuchy is frustrated once again after he was ignored for a France recall despite excelling since leaving Arsenal.
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 22: Former professional football player and Western Union Pass Ambassador, Patrick Vieira, attends the Beyond Soccer Series Powered By streetfootballworld at Thomson Reuters Building on June 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Beyond Soccer Series)

41-year-old manager admits Arsenal job interests him

Patrick Vieira has admitted that the idea of managing at Arsenal interests him ‘one day’ as anyone with a connection to the club and some managerial experience continues to be linked with a position that isn’t even vacant yet.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Petr Cech of Arsenal celebrates after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. Petr Cech of Arsenal reached his 200th clean sheet. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal senior player admits frustration with Arsene Wenger selection policy

Petr Cech has admitted he is frustrated with Arsene Wenger’s preference for rotating his goalkeepers and picking David Ospina for cup games, a sentiment I think we all share to some degree.

Bad news as club ready to deny Ivan Gazidis his choice to replace Arsene...

Juventus general manager, Giuseppe Marotta, believes that Max Allegri is happy at the club amid strong reports that he is wanted at Arsenal.

Raul Sanllehi can't contain his excitement over Arsenal changes and new arrivals

Arsenal’s new not-a-director-of-football, Raul Sanllehi, has admitted being ‘extremely excited’ about his new role at Arsenal, telling fans at a recent supporters forum that he is ‘very happy to be at the club.’

Arsenal in talks with yet another world-class striker

Arsenal are reportedly in talks with Robert Lewandowski’s agent, Pini Zahavi, despite having spent over £100m on two leading strikers in the last two windows.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Wilshere says manager made it clear what he wanted

Jack Wilshere says that Gareth Southgate made it clear to him what he needed to do to make it back into the England squad ahead of the World Cup and Jack says he’s delivered.

Oliver Holt makes spectacular Jose Mourinho claim while ignoring Arsenal fans' Welbeck comments

Oliver Holt, writing in the Mail on Sunday this weekend, has produced something rather special.

Arsenal match postponed

Arsenal Women's FA Cup tie against Charlton has been postponed due to 'weather conditions and safety concerns'.

Chelsea boost as Arsenal star gives alarming update about future

Chelsea are reportedly planning to move for Aaron Ramsey as the Welshman closes in on his final 12 months of his contract with Arsenal still to offer him a new one.

Devastating blow for former Arsenal fan favourite

Francis Coquelin is set for surgery after the former Arsenal man ruptured his Achilles in training.
LONDON - NOVEMBER 01: Electronic scoreboard shows the match statistics after the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at The Emirates Stadium on November 1, 2006 in London, England. (Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

Arsenal fans given warning

Arsenal fans have been warned to be careful when they travel to Moscow for their Europa League quarter final tie.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 15: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal puts on the Captains armband after the injury of Laurent Koscielny during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Spanish side accuse Arsenal fan favourite of using them

Real Betis have accused Jack Wilshere of using them to get a better Arsenal deal with the Spaniards claiming they thought they had a real chance of signing the midfielder.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 15: Arsene Wenger of Arsenal greets Gennaro Gattuso fo AC Milan prior to the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger picks team to avoid in Europa League draw

Arsene Wenger believes that Atletico Madrid are the team to avoid in the Europa League draw that takes place on Friday but there’s no real point worrying about it as there’s nothing you can do to influence who comes out of the hat.
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7 UK papers label Danny Welbeck 'diver' despite Tottenham stars being 'clever'

Dele Alli and Harry Kane dive on a weekly basis to win Spurs games yet when Danny Welbeck does it once suddenly it’s headline news and more important than Arsenal's fantastic Europa League win.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 15: Arsene Wenger of Arsenal looks on as Laurent Koscielny leaves the pitch injured during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal get great injury update

Laurent Koscielny’s back injury may not be as bad as first feared with Arsene Wenger explaining that the vice-captain ‘got a kick’ causing his back to cramp.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United looks dejected in defeat after the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Manchester United and Sevilla FC at Old Trafford on March 13, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

We didn’t need him: Manchester United fans turn on Alexis Sanchez

Manchester United fans haven’t taken long to turn on Alexis Sanchez and when Rio Ferdinand had a dig at the player for looking like a stranger in his new side, they agreed.

Manager named s 'hot candidate' for Arsenal but club are messing it up

Thomas Tuchel has become the latest manager to be hot for the Arsenal job should Arsene Wenger decide to leave in the summer even though he probably won’t.

Title-winning manager in contact with Arsenal, prefers them to Chelsea

Carlo Ancelotti is reportedly in ‘close’ contact with Arsenal and Chelsea with both clubs believed to be looking for a new manager this summer.

Mesut Ozil signed because of Arsene Wenger but he's staying for other reasons now

Mesut Ozil has revealed that he decided to stay at Arsenal because he loves London and is really happy at the club.

Juventus turn to Wilshere in case Liverpool deal falls through

Juventus are believed to be considering a move for Jack Wilshere if Emre Can decides his future lies somewhere other than Turin.

Arsenal attacking midfielder undergoes surgery, posts image from hospital bed

Arsenal’s Anna Filbey has undergone surgery to correct ruptured ligaments in her right ankle.

Ivan Gazidis changes mind about Arsene Wenger replacement

Ivan Gazidis was impressed by the way Juventus dumped Spurs out of the Champions League and the spirit the Italians showed to turn the tie around that he has pushed Massimiliano Allegri to the top of his managerial wishlist according to reports this morning.

Aubameyang admission hints at unwelcome Wenger decision

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has revealed that the reason he signed for Arsenal was to work with Arsene Wenger, offering the strongest hint yet that the club are happy for Wenger to remain for the final year of his contract.

Arsenal players hated Alexis Sanchez says Honigstein, 'they really wanted rid of him'

Raphael Honigstein has revealed that the Arsenal dressing room didn’t like Alexis Sanchez very much at all and that they were furious with his pretence that he was the only one working hard when stats showed he was doing the least.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 22: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during UEFA Europa League Round of 32 match between Arsenal and Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium on February 22, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Sven Mislintat wants 3 players this summer as Arsenal prepare to sell £50m star

Arsenal are ready to sell Hector Bellerin to boost their funds this summer ahead of a squad rebuild according to a report in today’s Daily Mail.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal and Will Hughes of Watford during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Danny Welbeck explains huge Aubameyang signing had this effect

Danny Welbeck told the Arsenal matchday programme that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s arrival has given him the competition he needs to make himself better and he’s embracing the competition.
DENVER, CO - APRIL 22: Josh Kroenke, President and Governor of the Denver Nuggets meets season ticket holders on fan appreciation night prior to facing the Orlando Magic at Pepsi Center on April 22, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. The Nuggets defeated the Magic 101-74. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Kroenke calls for Arsenal to be ‘honest’ about current situation

Josh Kroenke has called on Arsenal to be ‘honest’ about the situation they currently find themselves in, pushing the club to break a decade-long tradition of claiming everything is just fine.
Arsenal's English midfielder Jack Wilshere reacts after picking up an injury during the English League Cup final football match between Manchester City and Arsenal at Wembley stadium in north London on February 25, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /

Journalist tells Arsenal fan favourite to be 'grateful'

Sunday Telegraph journalist, Sam Wallace, has hit out at Jack Wilshere as the midfielder refuses to sign a new deal with Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Sead Kolasinac of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang admits confidence issues

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has admitted that he’s feeling a lot more confident after netting his third goal for Arsenal – one more than Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud have netted, combined, since leaving Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Hector Bellerin offers himself to Real Madrid after Barcelona say ‘no’

Hector Bellerin has reportedly offered himself to Real Madrid after Lionel Messi vetoed any Barcelona move for the defender according to reports that I’m going to call ‘dodgy’ to be polite.

Valencia to buy Kondogbia for €25m and sell him to Arsenal for €60m+

Valencia are reportedly ready to trigger Geoffrey Kondogbia’s €25m release clause in order to sell him to Arsenal for a profit.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 07: Paulo Dybala and Gianluigi Buffon of Juventus celebrate with Wojciech Szczesny of Juventus after the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus at Wembley Stadium on March 7, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Sensitive Tottenham officials ‘stunned’ by Wojciech Szczesny’s behaviour

Wembley officials were reportedly left STUNNED after Wojciech Szczesny wound up some Tottenham fans who had been abusing him all evening.
Caen's French midfielder Thomas Lemar reacts during the French L1 football match between Nantes and Caen on April 5, 2015 at the Beaujoire stadium in Nantes, western France. AFP PHOTO / JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD (Photo credit should read JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Manchester City to break Liverpool and Arsenal hearts

According to the Telegraph, Manchester City will make a move for Thomas Lemar when the window opens this summer.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road on December 26, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

No cojones? Wenger responds to Troy Deeney’s comments from last season

Arsene Wenger wants his Arsenal side to answer Troy Deeney by beating the Hornets on Sunday.

What things? Wilshere breaks his silence over Arsenal deal deadlock

Jack Wilshere is no closer to signing a new deal, so after Arsene Wenger saying it would be sorted months ago, what’s the problem?

Raul Sanllehi ‘crucial’ for Arsenal's exciting managerial target

Raul Sanllehi is a ‘crucial’ cog in the Arsenal machine if they want to lure Luis Enrique to the club to replace Arsene Wenger this summer.

Gifted midfielder explains damming reason he left Arsenal

Marcus McGuane has revealed that he never spoke to Arsene Wenger while at the club despite being there for 13 years. At least, that’s how it’s being spun.
Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry turned down Arsenal job and this shows why

Thierry Henry has made no secret of the fact he wants to be Arsenal’s manager but the money he is making with Sky Sports shows why he was so reluctant to give up his pundit career for a lesser role at the club.
MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Arsene Wenger manager / head coach of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger still doesn’t get it

After Arsenal’s surprising win over AC Milan on Thursday night, Arsene Wenger delivered his expected soundbites but his comments about people forgetting Arsenal’s quality because of a bad week show where part of the problem lies.

Agreement ‘close’ as Liverpool look to deal Arsenal hammer blow

According to reports in France, Liverpool are close to agreeing a deal for Thomas Lemar, the Monaco man coveted by Arsene Wenger and Arsenal.

talkSPORT suggest surgery for key Arsenal star but get it wrong

talkSPORT have hinted that Hector Bellerin could need surgery for the injury that has ruled him out of Arsenal’s trip to Milan but they made one massive assumption.
MILAN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 28: Mateo Musacchio of AC Milan celebrates his goal during the UEFA Europa League group D match between AC Milan and HNK Rijeka at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on September 28, 2017 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

Early AC Milan v Arsenal team news: 2 out

AC Milan will be without Ignazio Abate and Mateo Musacchio for the match Arsenal at the San Siro on Thursday night.

Pundit explains Arsene Wenger won't be sacked

Ray Parlour believes that Arsenal will not get rid of Arsene Wenger until performances on the pitch start to affect the club’s balance sheet.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester United at Selhurst Park on March 5, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Media seem shocked by Alexis Sanchez’s Manchester United problems

Some parts of the media seem surprised by Alexis Sanchez’s problems fitting in at Manchester United as if they never watched him play for Arsenal.
AC Milan's Brazilian forward Robinho celebrates after scoring with AC Milan's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match AC Milan vs Arsenal at San Siro stadium on February 15, 2012 in Milan. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE

9 questions Arsenal fans are asking before AC Milan

Arsenal travel to Italy for their Europa League first leg tie against AC Milan and it's hard to find anyone feeling optimistic, or that bothered. Ahead of the game, I imagined some questions fans might be asking and tried to answer them.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 25: Referee Mark Halsey in action during the Captial One Cup third round match between Southampton and Sheffield Wednesday at St Mary's on September 25, 2012 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger may not be a great manager but this proves he's still a...

Arsene Wenger is under sustained fire in what can only be described as the worst period of his career to date.

Arsenal forward speaks about dressing room split

Danny Welbeck says there is no rift in the Arsenal dressing room despite the papers claiming otherwise and leaks springing all over the place.
Arsenal's Mexican striker Carlos Vela (L) celebrates scoring the second goal with teammate Sanchez Watt (R) during their Carling Cup 3rd round match against West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates, London, on September 22, 2009. AFP PHOTO/GLYN KIRK

Hilarity as referee sends off former Arsenal forward then changes his mind

Former Arsenal youngster, Sanchez Watt, was shown a red card by the referee after the official thought he was arguing with him when Watt was simply telling him his name.
(From L) Former French international football players Zinedine Zidane speaks with Thierry Henry and Patrick Vieira before a ceremony honouring French former international football players with more than hundred caps ahead of the friendly football match France vs Brazil, on March 26, 2015 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris. AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE

If Arsenal hire this manager they’re in more trouble than we realised

Thierry Henry wants to be Arsenal manager. Of that there is absolutely no doubt. Not only has he said it repeatedly, while also mouthing platitudes...

13 key points from Arsenal’s 17/18 plan revealed

Not long after the Emirates stadium opened I was told by a person I met in the Tollington that Arsenal were set to spend the next ten years severely shackled.
Brighton's Dutch midfielder Davy Propper (L) vies with Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on March 4, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK /

He always blames others: Arsenal starter under attack from teammates for shirking responsibility

Shkodran Mustafi is believed to be facing the ire of his teammates for always blaming others when Arsenal concede goals.
Brighton's Dutch midfielder Davy Propper (L) vies with Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on March 4, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK /

16 players who should or could leave Arsenal this summer

Arsenal need more than a change of manager, they need to completely revamp their playing squad as well.

Re-discovering passion for Arsenal as a broken fan

After the match against Brighton on Sunday, something amazing happened - I found my passion for Arsenal again.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Wenger admits having to play football matches is a problem for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger told the press after his side’s latest defeat that playing games has caused his team problems recently.