Hull manager refuses to follow Mourinho's lead when it comes to...

Despite what some managers have been implying about Arsene Wenger and Arsenal this week, Hull City manager, Steve Bruce, has quite a different view. Speaking...

How envy drives Chelsea manager's obsession with Wenger

In a week when Jose Mourinho couldn’t resist having yet another pop at Arsene Wenger and his side, we look at why the Chelsea manager can’t seem to help himself.

Episode 127: Ho, ho, ho

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this bumper Christmas special of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Helen, who try to remember anything about beating West Ham and make sense of the customary madness against Liverpool.

Euros highlight Arsenal’s tactical questions

So; the summer's international tournament has concluded, with Portugal playing Greece to France's Portugal. Some reputations have been enhanced and others, particularly managers, have been...

Daily Cannon YPOTS: Héctor Bellerín

Unlike a lot of the other end of season awards we've handed out, our Young Player of the Season wasn't exactly a head-scratcher.

Why Granit Xhaka is not angry - he's scared

There have been approximately 1.5 million articles written about Granit Xhaka in the last 96 hours (that number is courtesy of The White House) and this is one more to go on the pile that is adding up almost as quickly as there are reasons to loathe Piers Morgan.

Long read: Why Arsenal fans need to stop focusing on Wenger...

At the moment it's quite hard to write about Arsenal without writing about Arsene Wenger, but although an ongoing story, the subject is getting old.

Can we have a referendum on Arsene Wenger?

Helen Trantum column
I saw a tweet today which suggested the correlation between AKB and Remain / WOB and Leave were probably pretty strong, and while that's a sizeable jump, it did get me thinking about the similarities between the Brexit fallout and the divisions in our fanbase.

Should Arsenal sell Cazorla? The case for and against

Santi Cazorla has been linked heavily with a move to Atletico Madrid but should Arsenal let him go? It seems like a no-brainer, right?

Which is your favourite? Arsenal's 7 best wins over Manchester United

Arsenal winning against Manchester United isn't that rare but facing them is never a walk in the park... well almost never.

Eddie Nketiah: Over-hyped or the real deal?

Are Arsenal fans over-hyping Eddie Nketiah or is the 18-year-old striker the real deal?

‘He just doesn’t have the concentration’: Arsenal player ratings vs Swansea

SWANSEA, WALES - JANUARY 30: Petr Cech of Arsenal reacts after Jordan Ayew of Swansea City (not pictured) scored his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Arsenal at Liberty Stadium on January 30, 2018 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
The Arsenal players put in another abject display away from home as they went down 3-1 to Swansea. 

Did Sky Sports just launch Henry bid for Arsenal manager role...

Sky Sports seemed to kickstart Thierry Henry’s bid for Arsenal manager with a not-so-subtle message after Arsenal’s shambles against Manchester City at Wembley.

Why mammoth change is not what’s needed at Arsenal

Arsenal are facing an unprecedented situation with many players out of contract at the same time in 2018. What's going on?

Arsenal podcast #66: Xhaka ban, Boro drought + Reading preview

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew is joined on our Arsenal podcast this week by Helen and Anita to discuss Xhaka's ban, the Ludogorets goal-fest, the opposite vs Middlesbrough and look forward to the League Cup

9 things Arsenal fans can expect to happen between now and...

It's all been kicking off for Arsenal in the transfer market this week so what can we expect between now and Deadline Day?

Arsenal tactics: How Oxlade-Chamberlain made his case for a new contract...

Arsenal tactics
When the teamsheet came out on Saturday, some worried Arsenal may have to continue their wait before getting a first win at St Mary’s since Southampton’s return to the top flight in 2012.

Why my Spurs fiancé adores me being in love with Arsenal

Helen Trantum column
Prejudice is a funny thing. I read Nia's article earlier this week on International Women's Day about the difficulties she faces in establishing her credentials...

Five things Arsenal can take from the interlull

As usual, there are a few positives to take from the interlull, which saw a number of our players contribute to wins and no...

Ozil and Alexis still care: 5 things we learned from Arsenal’s...

Arsenal secured an overdue win over Tottenham on Saturday afternoon.

Arsenal could use some of the £200m to repair atmosphere

by Helen Trantum Why don't Arsenal "do" atmosphere? I'm not talking about the handful of big games we play each year; against our league rivals, against...

Wenger attempting brave new transfer policy as Arsenal chase glory

Don't expect any transfer business from Arsenal on Monday, you'll probably be left disappointed. However, in Friday's press conference Arsène Wenger confirmed that the Gunners...

Worrying first defeat for Arsenal does not buck trend

by Sylvain Jamet Arsenal Ladies suffered their first league defeat of the season with a 3-1 loss at home to Liverpool. The Gunners stay in second place in...

Arsenal horoscopes ahead of Liverpool game

A look at the horoscopes for Arsenal fans ahead of this weekend's game against Liverpool

Tactics: How Wenger finally beat Mourinho

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal beat Chelsea 1-0 at Wembley on Sunday to win the Community Shield ahead of the new Premier League season. It quite clearly...

How Arsenal youngster went from disruptive influence to first team starter

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has worked his way up to the Arsenal first team, but it wasn't always plain sailing.

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s horror show at Chelsea

Petr Cech
Although I think most of us were expecting an embarrassing performance and result against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, it's never nice to actually have to live through it.

Lacazette profiled: Strengths, weaknesses, goals & more

With Arsenal agreeing a deal for Lyon's Alexandre Lacazette, here is a look at how the player could contribute to Arsenal's chances in Premier League if they sign him this summer.

Arsenal hero on the rise as another falls : Things we...

Arsenal came from behind to win yet again at the Emirates this season.

Arsenal need to get shopping, but which club is winning the...

Helen Trantum column
You cannot afford to stand still, even if you win the league. You could argue that it’s a theory created by fans who simply always...

Deadline day ‘focuses the mind’ explains super-agent as Aubameyang to Arsenal...

DORTMUND, GERMANY - DECEMBER 09: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Dortmund with his beats headphones on, before the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and SV Werder Bremen at Signal Iduna Park on December 9, 2017 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images )
Arsenal fans are beginning to panic over their club taking too long to secure Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's signature but really there's no need to be worried - and here's why.

Fifth Annual AAAARGGH's! The only End of Season awards you need

Welcome, one and all, to the fifth edition of the Annual Arsenal Associated Awards Relating to Greatness and God-awful Hilarity!!! (or AAAARGGH! for short) Over the next few minutes, we’ll reflect back on a season full of highs and lows, and I’ll be handing out AAAARGGHs along the way.

Five ways Arsenal could sabotage their own title hopes

I imagine most Gooners are in agreement that Arsenal's biggest enemy is Arsenal. In almost comical fashion, we manage to fluff our chances of winning the...

Was Manchester United loss final nail in Wenger's coffin?

The League looks as if it's slipping from Arsenal's grasp yet again; is it time for Arsene Wenger to leave? Before I get into this...

Arsenal's first team problems have punished 4 academy prospects

Charlie Nicholas thinks Arsenal's youth players are being punished for the first-team's failures, and I can't say I disagree with him.

Will Middlesbrough learn from Liverpool's failings at the Emirates last year?

In another regular feature during this season’s FA Cup run, Daily Cannon reminisces about how Arsenal got on this time last year. Ahead of our 5th Round tie against Middlesbrough, we run the rule over our corresponding 2014 victory over Liverpool.

Why Arsenal feel like a proper team again

Arsenal may have a similar record to last season in the league, but things feel very different.

Why this fading star has to leave Arsenal in the summer...

Arsene Wenger insists Theo Walcott still has a future at the club, but he shouldn't.

Episode 23: Arsene Wenger’s Finnish Sauna

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In the latest episode of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen, Sylvain and Helen review a lethargic 1-0 win over Newcastle, try to work out just what to do with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, and preview the FA Cup game versus Sunderland.

6 Arsenal youngsters who could save Arsenal a fortune in the...

Arsenal's January signings should make useful additions to the squad, but there are still other areas that need addressing in the summer. Could any academy players fill the gaps?

Four things to do when your side has just lost to...

No-one likes losing to Tottenham, but sometimes these things happen and you have to cope the best you can. Here are some tips to help you out.

Exclusive Frances Steele speaks with Daily Cannon

Daily Cannon spoke with the captain of Arsenal LFC's development side for an exclusive interview.

51 years ago today, David Platt emerged from his mother’s womb...

51 years ago today, David Platt emerged from his mother’s womb.

Ox only 5th player to move from Arsenal to Liverpool –...

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain became just the fifth Arsenal player to move to Liverpool. So who were the other four?

Why transfer windows will always be captivating and infuriating for Arsenal

by Stephen Bradley Silly season. Woot. Every time I see a report in the news or on social media, concerning who Arsenal may or may not...

Roma adventure mustn’t spell Cechmate for Szczesny

by Helen Trantum Petr Cech is a fantastic signing. I know you're all with me on this one at least. A sense of slight disbelief was...

VAR won't stop Tottenham cheats but this will

Until we refuse to take players seriously for making the most of every contact made with a defender, then players won't take the rules seriously either.

Episode 131: We found Henrikh in a hopeless place

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Anita are happier than we’ve come to expect from people insane enough to follow the Arsenal.

Wenger is everything Mourinho could never be

Helen Trantum column
Should you be judged by what you achieve or what you leave behind? Arsène Wenger has won quite a few pots in his nigh on...

0% is good, but isn’t good enough – Arsenal ticket prices

After Arsenal announced this week that ticket prices will not go up again next year following a 3% increase for the 2014-15 season, season ticket...

Episode 100: The AAAARGGHs! End of Season Awards

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen is joined by Helen to review the season with an ever-so-satirical slant.

TV money may be Arsenal’s downfall

When it was announced at the beginning of the year that Arsenal, along with the other 19 Premier League clubs, would receive an extra £40-50m in TV revenue, we all welcomed the news with open arms.

Arsenal hot or not: New signing, share price, Gazidis & more

It was a much better week for Arsenal this week than over recent times. So let's take a look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Arsenal...

Is this Arsenal’s new Gilberto Silva?

When Wenger decided to recall defensive midfielder Francis Coquelin back from his loan spell at Charlton, it’s fair to say a few of us...

Why not a British manager like Thierry Henry? - Arsenal's week...

Despite no mid-week match for Arsenal, there was still plenty to talk about.

What FA Cup final triumph means for Arsenal and their summer...

by Matthew Wade What does the Gunners' FA Cup final triumph means for the club and its summer dealings? So after a weekend where Arsenal won...

What positions are Arsenal actually looking to reinforce this summer?

Arsene Wenger
After missing out on Champions League qualification, Arsenal have a very important transfer window ahead. We've already been linked with several players, but which areas of the team should be reinforced this summer?

Why beating Bayern Munich means nothing

In the wake of the win over Bayern Munich in midweek, there have been a litany of articles penned, blogs written, podcasts recorded and...

Are Arsenal ruining your love life?

Is your love for Arsenal getting in the way of sexy times with the other love interest in your life? IT might be and you don't even know it.

Arsenal fans must stop hating on integral midfielder

Arsenal played 70 minutes with 10 men in Sunday's loss to Chelsea, but it didn't always feel like we were a player down. That's because...

Should Arsenal fans be happy if they sign Lacazette?

Not a summer goes by without Alexandre Lacazette being linked with Arsenal. With several promising strikers around, should Arsenal fans be happy if they signed him?

Everything Norwich fans need to know about Arsenal's Krystian Bielik

Since his 19th birthday at the start of January this year, it's fair to say that Bielik has continued to progress at a rapid rate and his performances have thankfully not gone unnoticed.

Infographic: Celebrating Dennis Bergkamp

Graphic to celebrate 10 years since Dennis Bergkamp opened the Emirates

5 things to look out for when Arsenal play Chelsea

Arsenal face Chelsea on Sunday in the traditional curtain raiser for the new season, the Community Shield.

Arsenal fans overwhelmingly believe Stan Kroenke to blame for lack of...

Arsenal fans believe that Stan Kroenke is responsible for Arsenal's lack of deadline day signings. 

Why Arsenal are lucky to still have a chance of Champions...

Going into the final round of matches relying on favours from other teams is never a good place to be. For all our flirtations with Europa League football over the years, we've very rarely left our destiny in the hands of others.

Sead Kolasinac's Arsenal shirt number

Kolasinac has yet to be assigned a number at Arsenal. What options are available for him?

Drop Alexis now! 5 internal solutions to Arsenal's Chilean problem

Alexis Sanchez has been well off his 2016/17 form in this current campaign, so we're asking if it's time to give someone else a chance in the team?

How do Arsenal players’ salaries compare to Neymar’s?

After his move to PSG, we're looking at how Neymar's massive wages compare to Arsenal's top earners.

Are Arsenal this midfielder's only hope?

With the Abou Diaby's contract up in the summer, we look at whether the midfielder has a future at Arsenal.

Wenger’s lucky stumble against Manchester City

Sunday's match was pretty much a disaster for Arsenal. Mike Dean gifted us the result with a non-existent penalty and a farcical free-kick, but really...

Respecting Wenger will be Jose Mourinho's downfall

If Zouma plays on Sunday, Arsenal will win. Respect It's a concept apparently lost on Jose Mourinho when it comes to talking about Arsene Wenger. The man...

Winning with Walcott as Ramsey teaches Ozil a lesson

Victory through harmony. It may be the club's motto, but it also applies to two of our most exciting yet divisive players. Mesut Ozil and Theo...

Why Arsenal fans should enjoy Christmas after Manchester City win

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
The presents have been bought, though not wrapped and, thankful that we only live a five minute walk from Waitrose, the shopping is in. It...

Will Welbeck return mean position change for Walcott?

Danny Welbeck is back in full training for Arsenal. Truly these are words that most of us probably never thought we'd type. Rumours that Special...

Arsenal fans need to change before the board will listen

It may be time for a change, but Arsenal fans need to change before the board take notice.

Infograph: Arsenal’s Premier League Fixtures + Important Dates

It's been less than a month since the season ended, and we already know how the new one will look. Now we've made it pretty.

Is Aaron Ramsey's future not at Arsenal for this reason?

Left wing. Right wing. Centre midfield. Centre attacking midfield. Aaron Ramsey can play in all four of those positions, and it may be the reason why Arsenal end up selling him in the summer.

Selling two - what are Arsenal's right-back options going forward?

Hector Bellerin
With news that Carl Jenkinson is expected to leave the club in the coming days, as well as uncertainty over Mathieu Debuchy's future at Arsenal, this article assesses the Gunners' options at right-back.

Why Arsenal and Mesut Ozil’s form is all about one thing...

So, after losing 4-3 at home to Liverpool, did anyone predict that by the middle of October, Arsenal would have won nine games out of the next ten, and that Mesut Özil would have SIX times as many goals as he has assists in the Premier League and Champions League this season?

Arsenal have Petr Cech replacement lined up for next season

We've heard a lot about Arsenal needing a new keeper, but don't they already have one? It can be hard to tell a great goalkeeper...

Episode 132: Budget Egyptian Gilberto

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Paul talk tactics, transfers and being Carabao Cup final-bound.

Who’s the specialist in failure now, Jose?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
According to reports, the Chelsea board are considering replacing Jose Mourinho with Juande Ramos. Read that sentence again and let it sink in. The Chelsea...

Two out, one doubt for Arsenal’s trip to Hull

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has returned to training. The midfielder has been out since the game against Manchester United in the FA...

If you think Arsene Wenger is tactically stupid and out-of-touch, read...

An Arsenal fan has described what it was like to finally meet his 'hero' Arsene Wenger at London Colney recently and it seems the encounter couldn't have gone better.

Podcast: RvP's Turkish blues, best of 500 + much, much more

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In the absence of club football, Matthew, Paul and Sylvain review the Arsenal Ladies season and discuss International goings on, the Barcelona curse, Robin...

Does beating Chelsea mean anything?

Does beating Chelsea in the community shield actually mean anything? So on Sunday the Mourinho blue dragon was finally vanquished, although in more of a...

Poll: 30% of Arsenal fans would prefer Wenger up front to...

After we reported that Robin van Persie was being linked with a move back to Arsenal, we noticed that just about every Gooner commenting on the situation would rather stick wasps where the sun don't shine, which gave us an idea.

Arsenal finally have harmony, victory will follow

by Matthew Wade Most Arsenal fans of any pre-Wenger vintage will have firm memories of (and probably miss) the old Arsenal club crest, and its...

19-year-old forward ready to step up at Arsenal

Having sustained a season-ending injury in late February, the last few months have been frustrating for Stephy Mavididi. So what next?

Podcast: Try not to worry about Chelsea...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew and Stephen talk Thierry, transfers and alternative tactics (or the absence of all three), and try not to worry about Chelsea.

Bored of boring complaints, winning is all that matters

There is no wrong way to play football. The game is about winning, and fans enjoy it when you win. As long as you win the method becomes irrelevant.

Spurs, Manchester United or injuries? What Arsenal fans fear most about...

Arsenal November
Arsenal fans know what November normally brings - injuries, defeats and a new batch of stupid pills delivered fresh to London Colney for the chef to dish out with every meal.

Eddie Nketiah: From Chelsea reject to Arsenal’s latest prospect

Arsenal made it through to the fifth round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night thanks to a brace from 18-year-old Eddie Nketiah, but who is he?

Why Arsenal’s win against Bayern Munich makes previous losses harder to...

Don't get me wrong, I'm over the moon with our 2-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the Champions League... However, between the sporadic giggles, which kept...

Top quality in the air: Why this forgotten Arsenal pro can...

Arsène Wenger says that Mathieu Debuchy can play at centre-back, now that he's fully recovered from his injury troubles, but should he?

Can Wenger be the one to make Arsenal great again?

I am about to commit Arsenal blogging suicide.

Arsenal find answer to striker problem

In a week where crushing disappointment was followed by elation, in what has already been a season of remarkable ups and downs, the continued...

Ramsey's new Arsenal challenge his toughest yet

by Lee Hurley Aaron Ramsey is gearing up for a title charge with Arsenal in the new season. The young midfielder, a New Balance ambassador, showed...

Is Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil a liability or is his ‘laziness’ a...

Mesut Özil is often accused of not turning up for the big away games with Arsenal, even if many accept that at home and against the smaller teams he can take a team apart.

What's the point of watching teams other than Arsenal play?

On Thursday night a discussion broke out at Daily Cannon Towers about whether your wonderful editorial team might like to cover football topics away...

Why Arsenal would be crazy to sell this 27-year-old who could...

Wojciech Szczesny
Arsenal's goalkeeping situation has been the subject of debate for many seasons now, so what is really going on?

Despite what Wenger says, there’s nothing unbelievable about Arsenal’s defeat at...

Arsene Wenger slammed the "unbelievable" penalty decision that he feels lost Arsenal the game.

Arsenal Podcast: Leicester City, lack of leadership + transfer 'stories'

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Stephen is joined by Daily Cannon's Glorious Emperor Lee Hurley to discuss the draw at Leicester, the lack of leadership at the club, and...

After 1st team action can these Arsenal youngsters make a permanent...

A number of Arsenal youngsters featured for the club against Sydney in the club's first pre-season match of the 17/18 campaign.

Who will pay to 'fix' the Emirates?

Once again, the lack of atmosphere at the Emirates Stadium has come under scrutiny, so how do we fix it and who will pay?

How Arsene Wenger can be the difference for players with no...

Can Arsenal attract the top players we need without Champions League football?

Wilshere: Good for England = Good for Arsenal?

By Matthew Wade Why Jack Wilshere making himself central to Roy Hodgson's plans can only be a positive thing for Arsenal. So after my column last...

Should Carlo Ancelotti take over from Arsene Wenger?

Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked by Bayern Munich and the latest rumours claim that the former Chelsea boss could be taking over at Arsenal, but is he the right man to succeed Arsene Wenger?

The key to fixing Arsenal's offensive issues

With an abundance of central players, Arsène Wenger has been turning a blind eye to width so far this season. The Arsenal manager has too many...

Six players playing for their Arsenal futures

Arsenal have a squad overflowing with talent, but will these six still be at the club next season?

15-minute read: Watching Arsenal a dream come true for this Croatian...

As any other Arsenal fan from abroad, visiting London and watching Arsenal play was on the top of my bucket list. This month, it finally happened.

Xhaka, Mustafi, Holding, Lucas: Arsenal’s 2016/17 transfers rated

Arsène Wenger spent almost £100m on transfers last summer and with the campaign finally over, it's time to rate his acquisitions.

Returning man can fire Arsenal's title challenge

It's been a very good few days for Arsenal. On Saturday title rivals Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur both won, but the result of the former...

Long read: Was Arsenal's draw with PSG more luck than judgement?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Arsène Wenger got away with one in Paris on Tuesday night.

Why this £60m decision by Arsenal was the right one, but...

Whatever Arsenal's struggles, turning down £60m for Alexis was the right call... provided they don't sell him in January.

10 managers who could replace Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger isn't going anywhere this summer but if here were, there are plenty of options out there to replace him.

Theo Walcott 'It comes down to my attitude'

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott is a changed man this season, so what happened?

Laugh, cry, get angry: 6 moods to deploy this weekend without...

The Premier League takes a break this weekend, and so do the Arsenal.

Arsenal fans braced for things to get worse at the club

There is no way for Wenger to redeem himself to enable a long-term stay at the club beyond 2019 when his current contract expires. Even...

Which Cesc Fabregas are you talking about?

There's nothing more that football fans love, than drama. In last week's fixture between the league leaders and the team in third place, much was...

Do the Arsenal players' shirt numbers mean more than we think?

As you may have seen over the last few days, Arsenal players are currently engaging in a rather long-winded game of numerical musical chairs.

Arsenal top 3 players 2017

Arsenal Women struggled in 2017, failing to add to their trophy cabinet and missing out on the Champions League. But here are their three top performers who can hold their heads high.

3 years v 3 weeks: Tactics and why Arsenal lost at...

Arsenal tactics
Arsenal held on for 55 minutes, before they succumbed to two second half goals against a Spurs side they never looked like beating.

Why Alexis still has to prove he deserves Arsenal's number 7...

Helen Trantum column
With this week’s announcement that there’s a new number 7 on the block, I couldn’t help thinking that it’s a good job Alexis’ move came this summer rather than last, for if it had been announced pre-publication, we’d have had to reconsider our list for our Greatest Number 7s book..

That was the Arsenal week that was – Licking Mourinho’s salty...

If you ever wanted to know the depth of hatred that Arsenal fans hold in their hearts for Jose Mourinho, you just had to look at how happy we all were on Sunday when Chelsea smashed his United.

Jose Mourinho: The Anti-Arsene

Helen Trantum column
Twenty years is a long time.

Kolasinac announces himself at Arsenal: Player ratings v Benfica

Arsenal player ratings
Arsenal thrashed Benfica in their opening Emirates Cup game in what was the most enjoyable game of pre-season so far. So how did the players do? Here are their player ratings

Jamie Vardy being a fool, remembering Bergkamp and Arsene Wenger never...

I think the summer does funny things to people, you know. I'm not sure whether it's the sudden breakthrough of the sun from above the grey,...

Four of Arsenal's best ever Champions League wins

Let Nia Giffiths guide you down Champions League memory lane.

Arsenal find solution to midfield issues

Helen Trantum column
Our need for a new “DM” since 2008 have become the stuff of legend. Since Flamini ran his contract down and some Arsenal fans were...

Arsenal and Chelsea dealt away ties in FA Cup

Arsenal and Chelsea have both been drawn away games in the fourth round of the Women's FA Cup.

Why Arsenal must beat Chelsea to win Premier League

"One game does not make or break a season." This is usually the general sentiment I stick by when it comes to the Premier League. Not...

Arsenal player goes missing

It's now been over a month since Walcott last played for Arsenal, so what's happening with the 28-year-old England international?

Podcast: Euro 2016: the Vardy escape and Messi's meltdown

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Helen and Sylvain join Matthew to talk about the Vardy escape and Messi's meltdown whilst trying (and failing) to avoid talking about politics. ...Or tabloid...

How does Ozil compare to Chelsea, Man United men + others?

How does the much-maligned Mesut Ozil compare to others in the Premier League?

Former Lyon coach Remi Garde and Gunners legend Ian Wright said...

Alexandre Lacazette is already showing why Arsenal spent a club record fee to sign him from Lyon, and plenty of people around the club have noted how good he could be for the Gunners.

Is this why Granit Xhaka is struggling this season and should...

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal gestures to his team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on August 11, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Granit Xhaka's form this season is a concern for Arsenal.

Are Arsenal going to catch Chelsea and win Premier League?

With momentum and form on Arsenal's side and Manchester City and Chelsea dropping points, could Arsenal win the league this season?

4 Arsenal players now free to speak with other clubs

As we’ve now hit January, that means there are a number of players in the Arsenal squad who can talk to other clubs as their contracts expire in the summer.

How transfer rumours help Arsenal's ticket sales

How transfer rumours can actually benefit Arsenal.

Why are Arsenal underusing their most dangerous weapon?

Helen Trantum column
Arsenal’s record on the opening day of the season leaves something to be desired. In fact, since we moved to the Emirates we have won...

Will the fleecing of fans ever end?

When I agreed to take on this subject, last week, I couldn't have imagined that writing it today- in the aftermath of our fantastic...

Is this Theo Walcott's last chance at Arsenal?

Helen Trantum column
Our striking options are looking a tad threadbare.

Arsenal midfielder picks up two awards, says it's an 'incredible feeling'

Arsenal's Jordan Nobbs picked up two awards at the FA Women's Football Awards recently, after a very good year for the player at both club and international level.

Why Arsenal cut this youngster's loan deal short

Arsenal have exercised the option to recall 19-year-old goalkeeper Ryan Huddart from his loan spell at Eastleigh.

Sunday recap: Cavani? Giroud v Benzema + actual football

With the Euros underway and Arsenal players to focus on, it seems as if the transfer gossip mill is taking a little break. In fact,...

Wenger and Arsenal should have overpaid to improve this summer

'Value!' 'Availability!' 'NET SPEND!!!!!' With only days to go before the transfer window closes, the above phrases are filling our lives with increasing regularity, as Arsenal fans...

Is Alexis really part of the problem at Arsenal as stats...

Alexis Sanchez v Watford
A recent article on Squawka highlighted eight statistics which suggested Alexis is currently part of Arsenal's problem, but how do they stand up under scrutiny?

Is the FA WSL just a tool for the England team?

As we enter another international window with England competing in the SheBelieves Cup, it's time again to revisit the old club versus country argument.

Wenger isn't bitter, away goals no longer work

After two of England's three representatives in the Round of 16 departed according to the Away Goals rule, we take a look at whether the rule is still applicable.

Episode 64: Arsenal's pressing, Arsenal Ladies + Alexander Kolorov

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew is joined by Helen & Sylvain to recap recent matches, discuss Arsenal's flirtation with the pressing obsession, update on Arsenal Ladies season and...

Episode 103: Nose deep in TV money

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen and Anita round up the week's news and wonder why more isn't being made of Arsenal signing Alexandre Lacazette.

Episode 126: Why do we do this to ourselves?

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen is joined by Paul and Anita to revel in the Xmas spirit before West Ham and Liverpool put a lump of coal in our stocking.

Returning to the scene of the crime: Why Arsenal fans are...

Arsene Wenger
While I realise Arsenal have a Europa League match against Red Star Belgrade on Thursday night, my brain has already checked that one off the list.

Arsenal and Liverpool: The difference a month makes

A month ago, Liverpool were flying and Arsenal were on the brink of implosion

Arsenal player of the season

Arsenal's player of the season... who else could it be but Alexis Sanchez?

Why Arsenal weren't lucky at all against Reading

Younger readers may need to Google him, but comedian and writer Ben Elton used to talk about something called the "reality gap". It's the gap...

Hilarious: Mertesacker, Koscielny and Ramsey parody ‘Return of the Mack’

As we gear up for the FA Cup final this weekend, things are starting to get a little bit exciting. In that vein, Arsenal stars...

Jose Mourinho’s problem with Wenger has always been about respect

Arsenal v Manchester United used to be big enough on its own, but this season it's all about Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho.

Why would Arsenal let Mustafi go without replacing him?

Making heads and tails of the Shkodran Mustafi situation is no easy task.

£25m? £30m? How much is Olivier Giroud worth?

How much would Arsenal have to pay if they wanted to buy Olivier Giroud?

Why Arsenal must address this critical problem in January

Arsenal currently only have two dedicated wing-backs in the senior squad: why is this and will we sign more in January?

10 ways to entertain yourself during the international break

Arsenal aren't in action until 14 October when we face Watford away in the Premier League and we're not sure how we're going to survive.

Should Wenger play Alexis against Manchester United regardless?

How much do you trust Alexis Sanchez?

Should Arsenal encourage players to withdraw from international duty?

Our rivals have no problem convincing players to pull out of international duty if need be, so why don't Arsenal play the game?

Why does Mesut Ozil divide opinion so much?

Mesut Ozil divides opinion amongst fans and pundits alike, but why?

Injuries catching up with Arsenal, but two out of six ain’t...

In the context of the season it's hard to know how to feel about the last week's results. The draw at Anfield felt like...

A season and era defining week for Arsenal as Wenger nears...

Occasionally as a fan with unconventional career choices, I am forced to miss big games. Sometimes it's no bad thing. As Arsenal were once again...

Football’s importance only magnified by weekend horrors

So another international break is drifting by, rendered even more insignificant than usual by events in Paris, and the myriad of similar attacks elsewhere...

Hit or miss? Arsenal’s January deals

Which of Arsenal's January transfer signings have been a hit and which ones missed the mark by a mile? Find out here.

Episode 92: Arsenal find find their cojones plus laughing at Tottenham...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Helen to discuss winning at Wembley, the team finding its cojones, being reminded what it feels like to laugh at Spurs and what a cup final place means for the club.

How Koscielny grew into one of the world's best for Arsenal

Since an unforgettable Premier League debut at Anfield in August of 2010, which saw him sent off in second-half stoppage time, Laurent Koscielny hasn't had an easy journey to success for Arsenal.

FREE: Arsenal-specific Euro 2016 printable wallcharts

Download your FREE Arsenal-specific wallchart ahead of the Euros in France this summer.

Why Arsenal will finish (at least) third this season

I’m full of optimism in the league at the moment. We're on a decent run while not playing brilliantly but still grinding out results. We’ve also...

6 things we learned from Arsenal’s October

October's almost over and Arsenal are now 10 Premier League games deep, but have we learned anything?

Sunderland manager seeks advice from Football Clinic after Arsenal defeat

Daily Cannon Football Clinic
In the Football Clinic, we attempt to help people struggling with problems of a footballing nature, be they technical, emotional or issues in their...

Episode 63: Basel and Burnley wins, Arsenal improvements + Wenger's 20th

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew and Paul discuss the recent wins over Basel and Burnley, and wonder over just how current injured players will improve the side. They...

Arsenal podcast #80: Who referees the refs?

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Anita review the Burnley game and ponder Xhaka's penchant for a two-footed lunge.

2 years on from this Arsenal's star's debut, how is...

It's two years to the day that Alex Iwobi made his debut for Arsenal.

Why Tottenham can only dream of emulating Arsenal

Helen Trantum column
Tottenham are at least a decade behind Arsenal.

This is why Mesut Ozil has turned on Arsenal

Before the start of the new season, Mesut Ozil seemed set on staying at Arsenal. Now, however, he's reportedly told the club he's joining Manchester United. So what changed?

How do Arsenal deal with Dele Alli, the league’s biggest diver?

Arsenal will be up against one of the Premier League's most prolific divers in Dele Alli on Saturday. The myth that English players don't dive...

5 things Arsenal's Xhaka bid proves

After news broke of Arsenal's reported €50m bid for Granit Xhaka earlier this week, much of the focus went towards how he would fit into the team and how other players may or may not be better purchases.

22 Arsenal loanees rated

Squawka has ranked all 22 of Arsenal loanees from last season.

Why banners aren't the problem, Arsenal fans are

A peculiar thing happened to me during the Tottenham match last weekend. I was in the pub with the usual gathering of Arsenal fans that...

Arsenal goalkeepers fails to meet coach's requirements

By Sylvain Jamet Christophe Lollichon is potentially moving to Arsenal with Petr Cech this summer and bringing his years of goalkeeping expertise with him. Vestiaires -...

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s nervy win over Southampton

The Premier League returned this weekend and with it, a healthy dose of Arsenal-induced heart attacks. Here's what we learned from Arsenal's 2-1 win over Southampton

Top 10 Arsenal goals v Liverpool

I hate the international break. It bores me. I can’t get that excited about international football when it’s basically just a 'bigger' nation comfortably beating a...

Can new blood take Arsenal all the way?

I'm not convinced that the last week saw us learn anything about Arsenal we didn't already know. Okay, so the battering we took at Southampton...

Rio 2016 absence hits women's football hard

The FA's decision to withdraw from competing in the Rio 2016 Women's Football Olympics has been greeted with huge disappointment by all the British...

'He's a Championship footballer', 'I'm so f***ing done' - Arsenal midfielder...

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 in the League Cup semi-final on Wednesday night, but fans were unhappy with Alex Iwobi's performance.

One-Two Punch: How Wenger can use Giroud and Walcott together

Tell me if this sounds familiar: Arsenal play at home to a side with a relatively unheralded keeper, go on to create an absurd...

How one subtle shift has totally transformed Arsenal

Sometimes in football, radical change is needed to ensure that a team gets positive results. In other instances, the change needs to be rather more subtle in order to get the most out of a team.

Another Arsenal starlet handed new contract

Arsenal youth
Given a professional contract to celebrate his 17th birthday, it's fair to say that talented winger, Reiss Nelson, has earned praise and rave reviews alike for an excellent 2016.

Grow a spine: Arsenal board must step up to stop this...

For the first time in around 10 years, Arsenal fans were united once again as they called for Arsene Wenger to leave the club. People who had said they wanted him to go but wouldn’t ask for him to be sacked were calling for just that.

Why Mesut Ozil is making a lot of people look really...

Mesut Ozil divides opinion, but the facts tell you everything you need to know about Arsenal's mercurial one.

Sky prove they care as little for Arsenal fans as BBC

Sky Sports have made their pick of games from May and once again Arsenal fans face a long trip with no trains home.

Arsenal wanted him, so why did Gnabry want to leave so...

At a BTSport live Facebook event, Arsene Wenger confirmed that he wanted to keep Serge Gnabry at the club during the summer so why did he want to leave so badly?

15 emotions that let you know you're an Arsenal fan

Watching Arsenal can provoke a wide range of contrasting emotions, often all at the same time.

Should ex-Arsenal players keep negative opinions to themselves?

The more desperate the situation at Arsenal grows, the more former players appear to be speaking up about it but is it really their business anymore?

2 games that highlight best and worst of divisive Arsenal midfielder

In the space of eight days, Arsenal fans got to witness the best and worst of Aaron Ramsey.

Arsenal Sweden: Everything you need to know about Gooners in Sweden

Ahead of Arsenal's game against Östersund, we spoke to Arsenal's official supporter's group from the country and their vice president, Malin Hägg, who kindly wrote this article which includes how Arsenal ended up with a fan group in the country, how it's grown and events they are organising for travelling fans ahead of Thursday's match.

4 reasons Lacazette is exactly what Arsenal need

With Arsenal reportedly close to agreeing a deal for Alexandre Lacazette, here are four reasons why he'd be exactly what Arsenal need.

Will Arsenal ruin Christmas?

Instead of having an awful November, Arsenal have opted to have a terrible December instead, so will they ruin Christmas? 

Is this what would constitute a good season for Arsenal?

If Arsenal finished runners-up in the Premier League and won a piece of silverware from the Carabao Cup, FA Cup or Europa League, I'd consider that a good season.

Arsene Wenger's top 5 managerial rivalries feat Manchester United, Stoke +...

Arsene Wenger
Ahead of Arsenal's Premier League clash against Crystal Palace and Big Sam's first trip to the Emirates as the new manager, we looked back at Arsene Wenger's top five managerial rivalries.

Episode 22: Top of the league at (nearly) the end of...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew is joined by Mosope to discuss South Coast disappointments. They also discuss Monday night's win, transfer needs, Elneny, youth opportunities, as well as our...

How Olivier Giroud slayed his Monaco demons

After a nightmare midweek, we look at how na-na-na-na-Giroud set about winning the fans – and the manager – over.

Arsenal’s top 5 hard men: Where does Sead Kolasinac rank?

Sead Kolasinac is a pretty hard player but where does he rank in Arsenal's top five?

In focus: Giroud's striker masterclass against West Ham

We take a closer look at Arsenal’s main man following a perfect performance against a weak West Ham side.

Arsenal are a shambles, but they’re my shambles: Why I’ve turned...

Alexis Sanchez is a great player, of that there is no doubt. As a person? I’m less convinced.

Arsenal or Manchester City: Who is to blame over the Alexis...

The Alexis Sanchez saga twisted and turned until it ultimately lost itself in the mess that is Arsenal Football Club in the transfer market.

Chaos theory: Arsenal’s new plan?

So another week has come and gone and less and less makes any sense aboard the good ship Arsenal. On the pitch Arsenal put in...

Why Arsenal are better off without Wilshere

Back to fitness but not on the bench again at the weekend, does Jack Wilshere have a long-term future at Arsenal?

Another Arsenal injury could open Maitland-Niles midfield door but won't

Ainsley Maitland-Niles needs a chance in midfield, but may be needed at full back more on Sunday.

Leicester enjoying title race – unlike Arsenal

Remember when supporting Arsenal used to be fun? Wouldn't it be great if it was again?

Best ever Arsenal performance? 5 times they played better than against...

After Arsenal's win over Tottenham, some pundits claimed it was the best they'd ever seen them play, but was it really?

Liverpool a real danger for Arsenal after Sterling sale to Manchester...

by Helen Trantum Inevitably over the long summer break, there is only really one topic of conversation available to football fans. Identifying gaps in the squad...

Arsenal tactics: Xhaka, Ramsey and the return of Wengerball

Arsenal tactics
The enduring memory of Tuesday night’s triumphant trip to Basel will be the scintillatingly slick move for Lucas Perez’s second goal but it should also be of the Xhaka-Ramsey partnership

Alexis choosing Manchester United over Manchester City shows he is no...

All he wants to do is play! It’s something you hear constantly about Alexis Sanchez and it’s true, but he’s not above wanting to do that for the highest amount possible like all the others.

Midfield masterclass helps Wenger beat Mourinho again

Arsenal’s midfield outshone their United counterparts and provided the perfect platform for Sunday's 2-0 win, which leaves Jose Mourinho still searching for his first...

20 years – an Arsene Wenger French Arsenal XI

Arsene Wenger has been able to tap in his knowledge of the French market to sign many of his compatriots.

25-year-old German defender's journey to Arsenal

Shkodran Mustafi
Despite the desire and courage required to leave his home town in 2009, Mustafi only achieved his dream of playing in England’s highest tier in 2016.

Long read: Why Xhaka-Ramsey is key to Arsenal’s success

There were two main takeaways for Arsenal to mull upon after a comfortable 4-0 win at hapless Swansea last weekend.

What happens when you fall in love with a Tottenham fan?

by Helen Trantum March 2016. That’s when I sign my life away marry my best friend, the love of my life, my soulmate. There’s just one...

7 ways Arsenal fans can cope with Tottenham being better than...

It's painful to admit, but Tottenham have a really good team these days.

How Wenger is building his best ever defence

Arsenal have now got strength in depth at the back and this could well be Arsene Wenger's best defence yet.

Arsenal Podcast: The Good, the Bad and the Debuchy + Liverpool...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Stephen and Paul bemoan Arsenal's injury luck, discuss just how they think the club will patch things up, and look forward to the season opener versus Liverpool.

Underwhelming windows of Chelsea, Liverpool & City leave Gunners in pole

by Stephen Bradley 'Are we good enough?' If there was one sentence that summed up the collective thinking of Arsenal fans at the moment, it would...

Where does Arsene Wenger’s reign rank in terms of football’s longest...

With a new contract for Arsene Wenger, the Frenchman is on his way to extending his record amongst the longest serving managers of all time.

Winning is not enough – especially for Mesut Ozil

Nine years. It’s a long time in a lifetime, let alone in football. For those of us of a Gooner persuasion, it’s a length of time...

Mustafi’s rookie mistake, should learn from Tottenham man

Shkodran Mustafi
Shkodran Mustafi’s debut performance for Arsenal came in for some criticism in parts of the media after he made the mistake of actually playing football unlike Danny Rose who was named in the Team of the Week despite not playing a single minute.

Collymore’s Ozil dig, Big Game Giroud + did he learn that...

A discussion of Arsenal against Ludoogorets, Sunderland, Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud

Episode 120: The bleep test

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen is joined by Helen and Anita to profusely curse whilst reviewing the games against Red Star Belgrade and Manchester City.

Are Arsenal looking for a Santi Cazorla replacement?

Santi Cazorla in training
Santi Cazorla's injury problems are reaching the stage where it's difficult to plan ahead with him in mind. Arsenal have to sign a replacement, but will they?

Best player, goal and loanee: Arsenal Youth awards 2016/17

Chris Willock
It has been an eventful year for Arsenal at youth level, one that will give them renewed optimism for future seasons.

Ready for next season? Not just yet

by Paul Williams What does the average Arsenal blogger have to write about in the summer? Clearly, whatever it may say in my Twitter bio, I don't...

29 questions Arsenal fans need answers to

With the dust settled somewhat after deadline day, are things really as bad as we think at Arsenal?

5 Arsenal players that shouldn’t have been sold

With the news that Wojciech Szczesny has landed in Juventus ahead of his permanent move to the Serie A club, Arsenal fans have once again been forced to question the motives behind the sale.

Why it’s not up to Wenger to fit in Ozil &...

There's been quite a lot written about Arsenal in the last few days, (that might seem like a redundant sentence, but we usually only...

Why Arsenal's owner gives fans cause for concern

It may turn out that this week will have been one of the most pivotal weeks in Arsenal history. Maybe the point gained (or two...

5 players Arsenal should never have sold

With the news that Wojciech Szczesny has sealed a permanent move to Juventus, Arsenal fans have once again been forced to question the motives behind the sale.

‘Hopefully my performances will merit a call-up’ – Arsenal hotshot with...

Arsenal's Beth Mead
Arsenal Women meet Chelsea Ladies on Sunday, and we spoke to striker Beth Mead who revealed her England hopes, working under a new boss and previewed the weekend clash – in an exclusive interview with Daily Cannon.

Arsenal’s 5 best Premier League moments of the season

During what has been a frustrating end to another promising campaign from an Arsenal perspective, here's a list of five of the best Premier...

Arsenal’s end of year review – It’s not so bad, you...

In trying to sum up the year so far, with all of its trials and tribulations, the same little tidbit comes to mind.

Alexis transfer talk, Conte’s ‘passion’ & more: 5 things Arsenal fans...

Arsenal face Chelsea for the second time this season after drawing 0-0 at Stamford Bridge back in September and it's hard to know what to expect.

Why Per Mertesacker is a good choice to be Arsenal Head...

Per Mertesacker will become Arsenal's new academy director at the end of the season. He's a good choice too.

Carl Jenkinson: The player every Arsenal fan wanted to succeed

Carl Jenkinson is set to sign for Crystal Palace on a permanent deal for a reported £3m during the January transfer window and while I agree that he's not good enough for Arsenal, I can't help but feel a little sad.

Why Liverpool loss sums up Arsenal's summer

"Arsenal are going to win the league this season."

Long read: Why nothing beats an Arsenal matchday

Helen Trantum column
For every fan that gets to go to every game, there are a hundred more that will never have that chance, so I thought I'd use this week's column to describe what a matchday in the life of Helen looks like, in an effort to share the experience.

Arsenal podcast #76: West Bromwich Albion, Wenger's contract + January transfers

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is on his own. He talks about winning against WBA, Wenger contract rumours...

Are Arsenal right to award Giroud a new contract and is...

Olivier Giroud
Earlier this week, Olivier Giroud hinted that he is set to sign a new contract with Arsenal. Should he? Should Arsenal even be offering him one?

5 exceptional options to replace this Arsenal leader when he goes

Arsenal will need to sign a new centre back in the summer when Per Mertesacker retires. So who is out there?

14 of the biggest surprises in Arsenal’s season

2016/17 was certainly an odd season.

Arsenal podcast #74: Champions League draw, Everton, coffee machines + more

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Stephen is joined by Anita and Sylvain to discuss Basel, Stoke City, and Bayern...

Success or failure? Arsene Wenger in the Emirate era

Arsene Wenger
In 2004, Roman Abramovich, who had recently become the owner of Chelsea Football Club, started putting together the pieces necessary for the rise of the club as a superpower.

Road to Wembley: This time last year Arsenal breeze past the...

Ahead of our quarter final tie against Manchester United, we run the rule over our corresponding 2014 victory over Everton.

Arsenal’s infinity staircase strikes again

Arsenal's infinity staircase strikes again

What's happened? Jamie Vardy's transfer to Arsenal

If you happened to turn your phone off after work on Friday afternoon and only turned it back on today you probably wondered what the hell happened. Let us help you out.

This is the real reason Arsene Wenger changed formation against Middlesbrough

'Even at my age, you can change.' This was what Arsene Wenger had to say after beating Middlesbrough 2−1 last Monday, after being asked about...

Podcast: Let's all laugh at Tottenham!

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
This week Matthew, Helen and Paul congratulate Spurs on their joint highest finish since 1963. They also wonder about life after Wenger and tire themselves...

Why Arsenal fans should lighten up over Alexis Sanchez banner

Arsenal's dramatic win at home to Burnley on Sunday was underscored by huge controversy.

How Arsenal's fear cost them against Barcelona

Tuesday's loss to Barcelona, and the subsequent reaction from those associated with Arsenal to it, was a little bit weird. To explain why, we need...

He might feel betrayed by Aubameyang transfer

Alexandre Lacazette was the marquee striker we all thought we needed, but things have worked out a lot differently than expected.

Five reasons Goonerettes should stay in the kitchen

A look at some of the accusations levelled at female football fans and the truth behind them.

7 games, 0 goals: 26-year-old struggling for form at Arsenal

Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal is injured 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)
Alexandre Lacazette is struggling in front of goal of late, but his performances have still been good for Arsenal.

Thierry runs the Tottenham

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Arsenal's Thierry Henry (C) is congratulated by team mates from left Ashley Cole, Sol Campbell and Rami Shaaban after scoring against Tottenham during a premier league match at Highbury Stadium in north London, 16 November 2002. AFP PHOTO/ODD ANDERSEN - - ONLINE INTERNET USE SUBJECT TO FAPL LICENSE - - (Photo credit should read Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images)
Fifteen years ago, on the 16th November 2002, Thierry Henry scored that goal against Tottenham Hotspur, but was it overrated?

Can this Arsenal man be as tough in defence as he...

The most forgotten man at Arsenal could prove surprisingly useful in the short-term, but shouldn't be at the club beyond this season.

11 new football rules you need to know ahead of the...

As the Euros get ready to start, many people haven’t realised that there have been a host of rule changes. Here are 11 of the 95 changes so you know what’s going on at least some of the time (although some are quite ridiculous)

Embarrassing statistic highlights how few players are committing their futures to...

Apart from Calum Chambers in October, the last person at Arsenal to sign a new contract was Arsene Wenger. Chambers is the only player in 12 months to put pen to paper.

Alexis has already left & other things we learned against Manchester...

After Arsenal's 3-1 loss to Manchester City, here are the five things we learned from the match.

20+ years of transfers tells us exactly what Arsene Wenger looks...

Arsene Wenger has signed many players over the year, but what is he looking for when he enters the transfer market?

Lukaku is rubbish in big games & other things we learned...

Arsenal lost 3-1 against Manchester United on Saturday, as the Gunners failed to take advantage of an opportunity to solidify a top-four place.

A tale of eleven Arsenal contracts

Helen Trantum column
Arsenal are facing an unprecedented situation with many players out of contract at the same time in 2018. What's going on?

Why Kroenke's Arsenal ownership prohibits radical change

Arsenal’s owners, whilst never the symbol of the everyday man, were until recently indigenous to Islington.

This is how Arsenal should treat Carl Jenkinson

Carl Jenkinson
After Arsène Wenger this week revealed that right-back Carl Jenkinson has lost confidence and is not completely himself, there's plenty of questions about the defender's future at the club as well as whether he's being treated correctly.

Alexis injury could open stage door for Giroud

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Real life can be so inconsiderate sometimes.

Arsenal’s final Premier League chapter not yet written

It’s been a hard week being an Arsenal fan. If you strip it right back, it’s been a rough decade, but this week, after the...

Wallpaper & headers: Rob Holding in the new home kit

Rob Holding's first season at Arsenal was definitely one to remember, both for him and for us fans. Bought for pennies without much expectation, he...

Lacazette in action: His Arsenal debut and celebration in photos

Alexandre Lacazette made his Arsenal debut against Sydney and promptly opened his Gunners scoring account with a tidy sidefooted finish.

3 questions Arsenal must answer immediately

With this being my last column for 2017, I'm going to try and answer the three biggest issues facing Arsenal in 2018, as they try to keep up with their rivals and not let another season slip into the abyss that is Europa League football.

Why you're wrong for thinking Aaron Ramsey is rubbish

Few players divide the fanbase more than Aaron Ramsey.

16 consecutive league starts then nothing: Is his time up at...

Theo Walcott
Arsenal winger Theo Walcott was an unused substitute in Sunday’s 3-1 win against Everton, amassing just over 300 minutes of football in the last two months, which suggests his future is up at the Emirates Stadium.

Why is doesn’t matter if Arsenal lose to Bayern Munich

On Wednesday Arsenal face Bayern Munich for the second time this season and for once, I'm not really bothered by the outcome. Don't get me...

Meet the Australian hoping to bring back Arsenal's glory days

Joe Montemurro is the "Melbourne boy" about to embark on a big adventure at Arsenal.

A love letter to crazy Arsenal twitter

Friday, June 30th, marked eight years since I created a Twitter account.

Defensive blunders, dramatic Pep Guardiola & ‘Aguerooo!’: 23 things Arsenal fans...

After Arsenal lost 2-1 at home to Östersunds FK on Thursday night, it's probably fair to say that Gooners aren't expecting much from the Carabao Cup final against Manchester City on Sunday.

Referees, managers, players: Making big decisions will win or lose the...

I think this is the part where I tell you it's back on? So: it's back on! The run through January inspired little but doubt,...

Top 3 Arsenal youth players of 2017

Now that we've reached the end of 2017, we're taking a look back at the top-three standout Arsenal youth prospects of the year.

Lucas, Xhaka, BTSport and more things we learned about Arsenal against...

A comfortable 4-1 victory over Basel means Arsenal beat PSG to the top of our Champions League group table but what else did we learn?

Arsene Wenger can still do it, he just shouldn’t – at...

Let’s face it, these days there is really no more debate to be had. The AKB v WOB has been so one-side as to make Arsenal away against a top six side seem like a level contest.

Granit Xhaka – destroying Arsenal’s pansy reputation

If we successfully convince everyone that we have a destroyer who will take everything they throw at us and return it twice as hard, maybe we won't even need a destroyer after all.

The good, bad and sort your hair out Arsenal player ratings...

Arsenal won the Emirates Cup despite losing to Sevilla and here are the Arsenal player ratings. There were certainly a number of concerns raised - like will the midfield be more solid by next week - but how did the players get on individually?

Was Wenger right to blame defenders not selection for Stoke shambles?

Arsene Wenger was unhappy with the efforts of his defenders in Arsenal's 1-0 defeat to Stoke, but he must share some of the blame.

Who should be the first choice Arsenal LFC goalkeeper?

The club is lucky enough to have two excellent goalkeepers vying for the number one spot. so who should be number one?

José Antonio Reyes, a career wrecked at Old Trafford

Jose Antonio Reyes could have been world class. But then he went to Old Trafford...

10 things that didn’t exist before Arsene Wenger became Arsenal manager

Arsene Wenger has been in charge of Arsenal for 21 years and in that time plenty of stuff has happened.

Out now: Arsenal’s greatest number 7s book

Seven years ago today I had the crazy idea that I could do a daily Arsenal blog. Starting with in a different guise, the site...

Long read: Mutiny on the good ship Wenger

Bloody Philippe Coutinho. By the time the Brazilian left the field of play, midway through Sunday's second half, it's all too easy to imagine Arsène Wenger...

Player focus: Giroud respond to Welbeck challenge

It is safe to say that Olivier Giroud has not been having the best of times of late. Ten games without a goal, missing important...

The end of the youth policy at Arsenal?

During the early to mid-2000's, supporting Arsenal was a joy. Not only did the senior team enjoy a run of success that remains one...

Where does Sead Kolasinac rank in Arsene Wenger’s free transfer list?

Sol Cmapbell
With Sead Kolašinac performing so well after joining the Gunners for free over the summer, we're looking at the best and worst of some of Arsène Wenger's other free transfers.

15 brilliant reasons Arsenal would never hire Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino has revealed that he would rather work on a farm that be in charge of Arsenal, which is nice...

How much longer will Petr Cech be Arsenal’s number one?

Petr Cech may still possess a lot of quality, but for how much longer can Arsenal rely on him as their number one?

Why Arsenal still have it all to do to be Champions...

Wednesday night's latest installment of the 'The Lionel Messi Show feat. Barcelona' was one of the most incredible ever produced, even for a programme that...

Five things we learned from Arsenal v Paris Saint-Germain

What did Arsenal actually learn against Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night?

Should Arsenal show zero tolerance towards bad attitudes?

Dan Crowley was sent off during a friendly match for loan team, Go Ahead Eagles, against Helmond Sport.

1 key reason Arsenal must replace Ozil and Alexis with sublimely...

It sounds simplistic, but Arsenal need their big players for the big occasions.

How to solve Wenger's selection issues

"And here comes Alexis," my father bellowed as we observed Arsenal's acrimonious defeat at home to West Ham with equal parts dread and hangover. The...

Exclusive hand-drawn November Arsenal wallpapers to plot out the dreaded month

Here we are, the dreaded November we fear every season.

From match conductor to game winner – The evolution of Mesut...

Mesut Ozil used to help others win games, now he's winning them by himself.

10 ways to stay positive when Arsenal are ruining your life

With Arsenal not performing on the pitch and frustrating us off it, it's pretty important for Gooners to try and find positives at this dark time.

Roundup: Arsenal news and gossip 8th March

A series of games without a win was brought to an end by Arsenal on Tuesday night. The Gunners put four past Hull without reply...

Amazing Danielle Carter wallpaper and covers

It's always exciting to work on a graphic for a new player, or a youngster who just started getting some recognition and becoming a star - but today is even more exciting!

Halloween brings nightmares for Arsène Wenger

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
It was all going too well, wasn't it? On Saturday, Arsenal followed up last week's excellent win against Bayern Munich with a hard fought victory...

21 players: Arsenal loan deals reviewed

Arsenal loan watch
This season was mostly a forgettable one for the first-team, but how did the players across the club's various levels out on loan fare?

Voting Harry Kane over Olivier Giroud is simply ridiculous

Harry Kane has been voted PFA player of the month for March proving that the fans who vote on these sorts of things are morons.

Goalkeeper, midfielder and forward make up Arsenal's top-three worst players of...

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
It's that time of year again when we reflect on the best and worst of Arsenal. And let's face it, the 'worst' column is the longest.

Why this season is so uncertain for Arsenal

It's always at around this time of year when we start to try and figure out where Arsenal stand in regards to whether or...

Injury League - Arsenal fourth, Sunderland stretch lead, West Brom indestructible...

Injury League
Arsenal are maintaining a steady pace this season, remaining in fourth place for yet another week in the Premier League Injury League.

Arsenal Podcast: Planes, protests, set pieces, + Spud-thumping

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Sylvain to discuss planes, protests, Arsene Wenger, French kings, and how not to defend a set piece.

Arsenal overtake Manchester United in the Injury League

Arsenal keep moving on up all the tables.

Six things we’ve learned from Arsenal’s pre-season

With the new Premier League season just five days away, here are six things we learned from Arsenal's pre-season.

Exclusive printables: Arsenal’s Premier League fixtures 2017/18 + wallpaper

No matter how bad last season was, I am always looking forward to the new one and can't wait for it to start. The Premier League fixture release is the first thing to get excited about. So here they are, printables and wallpapers for the new season.

5 exceptional players Arsenal could pick for free next summer

Arsenal have a few players with contracts expiring at the end of the year, so if they all end up leaving and the Gunners don't want to make a big loss on transfers, perhaps Wenger should look at bringing in one or two freebies of his own.

8 things we learned from Arsenal’s season

While Arsenal's terrible season hasn't exactly taught us anything new, it's proven why certain problems needed to be addressed sooner.

Why Arsenal fans need to end their Wenger Out protests

Arsene Wenger has signed a new two-year deal and the Wenger Out brigade have promised to step up their campaign, but getting behind the team now is more important than continuing to protest.

Why is Granit Xhaka not starting for Arsenal?

Since his big-money switch from Bundesliga side Borussia Monchengladbach in the summer, the talented Swiss international has only started two matches this season (Leicester and Watford, both away) - leading to questions as to whether there's a specific reason why he's constantly featuring off the bench.

One-trick pony? Not this Arsenal super signing who's showing his range...

When Arsenal signed Alexandre Lacazette over the summer, there seemed to be quite a few people with doubts about what he'd bring to the team.

The day that changed Arsenal forever

20 years ago Arsenal sacked George Graham. Little did anyone imagine the chain of events that would unfold.

£20m fee, contract until 2021: Walcott joins Everton after 12 years...

Theo Walcott has completed his move to Everton, ending a 12-year-stay at the Emirates Stadium where he made just shy of 400 appearances in all competitions, scoring over 100 goals.

Versatile Arsenal 19-year-old could be next youth star to break through

Ben Sheaf
In October, Ben Sheaf made his Arsenal senior debut against Red Star Belgrade. But what do we know about the 19-year-old?

Hector Bellerin: The boy who has become everything

Helen Trantum column
How do you choose the name that adorns your Arsenal shirt?

Arsenal in the papers: Monday, 31 July

Despite there seemingly being a lot going on at Arsenal over the weekend, just two stories dominate the papers this morning.

Time to make history - Arsenal v Aston Villa preview

She wore. She wore. She wore a yellow ribbon. Records Arsenal are returning to Wembley, and this weekend marks a record 19th appearance in the FA...

Why Cech's transfer fee shows major problems with transfer window

by Stephen Bradley "Spend some f*#@ing money!!!!!" How many times have we heard the above phrase being bellowed from the back of whatever stadium/pub/living room that...

Does Mesut Ozil really disappear in ‘big games’?

A lot has been said of Mesut Ozil's apparent inability to perform during Arsenal's bigger games.

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s pre-season

by Nia Griffiths The Arsenal squad have now returned from their pre-season in Singapore where we won our first piece of silverware for the 2015/16...

Long read: Wenger’s tactical plan starts to form

Arsenal's Saturday stroll in Hull showed some hints of method to what has appeared tactical madness.

10 things you’ll only understand if you’re an Arsenal fan

There are certain things that you'll only understand if you're an Arsenal fan.

Do Arsenal and England have space for Welbeck and Walcott?

Arsene likes wide men who wander. When you look at the players who have featured on the wings for our long-serving manager, there is always...

The Euros: When club loyalty goes out the window

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Despite watching all three of the games played on the opening Saturday of the Euros, I'd be hard pressed to tell you much about what happened in them.

Top 3 young Arsenal players of 2016

Arsenal youth
2016 has been a memorable year for Arsenal's youth teams but who have been the real standouts?

The making of an Arsenal centreback

“I think I was made for the English league. I will fight as long as I have to and give everything I have until...

How Nacho Monreal and Kieran Gibbs cover each other's flaws perfectly

Q: How do you keep two left backs happy? A: Change to a back three so you can play one of them at left centre half and the other at left wing back.

Surely this star now regrets choosing Manchester United over Arsenal now

Manchester United beat Arsenal to the signing of Henrikh Mkhitaryan in 2016 but what would life have been like for him and the Gunners if he had made a different choice?

The 4 reasons Wenger doesn't need to sign another striker

So the second weekend of the season was much nicer than the first, with Arsenal securing all three points at Selhurst Park. Now we only have...

Arsenal must ignore Liverpool man and take advantage of star's situation

Nobody is talking about Theo Walcott's contract situation and that's exactly why Arsenal need to act fast.

Blame me, Arsenal, blame me

Helen Trantum column
First of all, I owe you an apology. In fact, I owe you a couple. In writing last week’s column on the beautiful football of our...

How Giroud outshines Manchester United's world class trio in every way

Ahead of Monday night's FA Cup clash with our rivals, we look at how £13m man Olivier stacks up against players collectively worth in excess of £90m.

What does Debuchy's return mean for Bellerin?

Hector Bellerin has excelled since he was thrust into the first team, so what does Mathieu Debuchy's return from injury mean for the young Spaniard?

Arsenal fans should look to Luis Suarez at Liverpool for Lacazette...

Alexandre Lacazette hasn't made the quickest start to life in North London, but can Arsenal fans take encouragement from Luis Suarez's opening seasons at Liverpool?

Tactics: Heavy praise for Burnley as Arsenal's blueprint shows blots

After the on-pitch ecstasy of Chelsea and Basel, Sunday's Lancashire struggle reminded us that the last 20 years have yielded plenty of frustration with joy.

How Arsenal and the media are failing Mesut Ozil

Mesut Ozil
Mesut Ozil is misunderstood and misrepresented by the people paid handsomely to explain this game to us. He’s punished for their ignorance and preference for hyperbole. Ozil is being made a scapegoat, mostly by a media determined to see him fail from the moment he joined Arsenal

Episode 109: Mordor, rings and sods

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matt and Stephen are joined by newbie Luke Ginnell (Hard G.) to pore over the defeat to Stoke City.

Why March is make-or-break for Arsenal's season

We’ve just entered March and we’re (just about) still on target for what most fans' minimum expectations would've been for this season. After Sunday’s 2-0...

Preseason promise: 17-year-old shows Arsenal quality

Every year, pre-season offers an opportunity to some of our youngsters.

How Granit Xhaka can lead Arsenal forward

Helen Trantum column
Who sets the tempo of Arsenal’s play?

Introducing Joe Willock: The most talented of 3 brothers?

As Arsenal started their preseason in Australia with a routine 2-0 win, there were some surprising names in the starting eleven.

Arsenal podcast #77: West Brom and Crystal Palace wins, squad depth...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Helen and Sylvain to discuss the wins over West Brom...

Why Alexis and Ozil’s contract situations are nothing to worry about

Arsenal are second in the league, unbeaten since opening day (except the EFL Cup), and have just won their Champions League group whilst scoring 18 goals in the process.

What Wenger really meant with Europa League comments

Once again Arsene Wenger's comments have been taken out of context and splashed all over the internet.

£25m? £30m? How much is Olivier Giroud worth?

How much would Arsenal have to pay if they wanted to buy Olivier Giroud?

Preview: Arsenal vs Liverpool

Arsenal match preview
All things considered, there's plenty of nervous supporters and sceptical critics eager to take advantage of Arsenal's flaws as the new campaign gets under way. An...

What’s hot, what’s not: Xhaka, Elneny, Ozil, Tottenham & more

It was a much better week for Arsenal this week than over recent times. So let's take a look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Arsenal...

Proof Mesut Özil is being singled out unfairly for criticism

Mesut Özil has, once again, been picked out by pundits as the reason why Arsenal didn't win a match.

Episode 114: When is a streak, a streak?

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen is joined by Sylvain to discuss the win over West Brom, and ponder if Lacazette, Özil and Alexis being in the same team will actually work.

4 of the weirdest decisions Arsenal made this season

When Arsenal tied Arsene Wenger down to another two-year extension at the end of last season, fans thought the decision pretty weird considering the state of the club, but little did we know this was only the beginning.

Statistics show which London club is greater between Gunners, Tottenham and...

After Arsenal's semi-final win against Chelsea on Wednesday night, we've outlined the statistics that show London is still most certainly red.

Unhappy goalkeeper released + more – Arsenal weekly review

Arsenal weekly review
If such things can be quantified, then this week has certainly been a lot better than the week that went before.

Ramsey reuniting with Özil can inspire Arsenal to the title

Boxing Day 2013, Arsenal won at Upton Park but Aaron Ramsey picked up a thigh strain which ruled him out until April. Mesut Özil had signed...

Long read: Why Wenger was right

Helen Trantum column
Shipping four goals is never, ever, excusable but Arsene Wenger was right to not play Laurent Koscielny against Liverpool.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan doesn't want to play for Arsenal - and who...

Henrikh Mkhitaryan
It's getting increasingly hard to get angry at players for not wanting to play at Arsenal - who would at the moment?

Why Arsenal need to step back before they can move forward

This advice to Arsenal comes from Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Arsenal’s first team – Fred Beardsley

Born in 1856, Fred Beardsley was one of Arsenal's founding fathers.

Arsenal make official announcement on the future of manager Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger
Arsenal have finally announced a new two year deal for manager Arsene Wenger.

Tottenham man Player of the Season? Not even Player of North...

Harry Kane looks like he could be a cert for Player of the Season, but he isn't even the best player in north London

Could Champions League qualification hinder Arsenal’s season?

On Tuesday night Arsenal beat Dinamo Zagreb 3-0 at the Emirates and put themselves back in touching distance of qualifying for the knock-out stages...

Wenger's legacy at Arsenal is preserved, now what?

Arsene Wenger's future looks set to be sorted out this week but we still don't know what way it will go. What we do know if that the FA Cup win now gives him an out with dignity.

4 who could leave Arsenal along with Arsene Wenger

At some point in the next year and a half, Arsene Wenger is expected to step down from his role as Arsenal manager, but who might end up leaving with him?

Arsenal fans play the waiting game

by Stephen Bradley For the last few years, July has often been an awkward time for Arsenal fans. For almost a decade, we had to sit...

Who are the real title favourites?

We’ve long since passed the time when we have to take Leicester City seriously. It was all a bit of laugh when they were top...

Coquelin already outperforming Chelsea man he wants to emulate

Francis Coquelin will come face-to-face with the man he's been compared to since he returned to Arsenal from Charlton. Widely seen as the best defensive...

Are Arsenal’s comeback a sign of mental strength or mental fragility...

Wenger and his players spoke of the mental strength required to do so, but what does it say that they keep falling behind in the first place?

Lies, Statistics & Petr Cech

Helen Trantum column
You’ve probably heard of xG models.

Arsenal squad depth key to Premier League glory

After what seems like the smallest break of all time, the 2015/16 season is now upon us. I mean, seriously, I saw Darren Berry yesterday...

The Bosnian Hulk: Everything Arsenal are getting with new left-back from...

If reports are to be believed, Arsenal have signed Sead Kolašinac on a free transfer, so who exactly are Arsenal getting? We spoke to Bosnian, Amar Buljubašić, to get the lowdown on the 23-year-old defender.

Arsenal’s injury curse rolls on – but should we blame the...

Sunday's disappointment at Norwich has once again led to meltdown in the twitter-sphere, and those Gooners with hair-trigger emotions cast words around with impotent...

How Kylian Mbappé’s move from Monaco could cause a butterfly effect...

Kylian Mbappé has started to be more seriously linked with a move away from Monaco in recent days, with Real Madrid believed to be in for the Frenchman.

Arsenal beating Manchester United matters even when it doesn’t

Arsenal ended Manchester United's unbeaten run, Arsene Wenger beat Jose Mourinho, and for one glorious afternoon, football was fun again for Gooners the globe...

Arsenal don't need anyone else

by Matthew Wade With the usual summer links to Higuain and Cavani, and rumours now extending to Lacazette, do Arsenal actually need another striker? And...

Player focus: Did Walcott do enough against Hull to silence critics?

With Arsene Wenger choosing to give his star players a rest after the 2-2 draw at Tottenham last weekend, Theo Walcott was deployed on...

Arsenal's title ambitions halted

Arsenal ladies suffer another home defeat.

Arsenal and Manchester City: A rivalry 124 years in the making

While Manchester City don't immediately spring to mind when you think about Arsenal's historic rivalries, the Sky Blues have actually be a thorn in Arsene Wenger's side for almost a decade.

In Defence of Theo Walcott

Helen Trantum column
Our number 14 is in terrible form. I wanted to get that out of the way early on, if only so that I can’t be...

Manchester United smack Arsenal fans back into reality after daring to...

Arsenal shot themselves in the foot again not once or twice but three times allowing Manchester United to run out 3-1 winners in a game they should have lost heavily.

Kanu: We have the fame, the money, we have to help

A legend on the pitch and off it, Nwankwo Kanu has traded in trophies with the Gunners for saving lives back in Africa

How TV took over football

When Arsenal Football Club was founded as Dial Square in 1886, nobody could have dreamed that we would see fixtures moved for the benefit of TV companies beaming the game to millions, so how did we get from one to the other?

Who will Arsenal players face at the World Cup next summer?

After the World Cup draw took place earlier this afternoon, we're looking at who the Arsenal players will face at the competition next summer.

Mkhitaryan and Alexis find the clubs that suit their personalties

Sometimes it’s hard to be an Arsenal fan. Who am I trying to kid, most of the time it’s f**king awful, but some times are worse than others.

Lacazette’s alarm call + 9 other things we learned from Arsenal’s...

Arsenal made light work of Brighton at the Emirates on Sunday with a comprehensive 2-0 win, a scoreline that did not accurately reflect the dominance Arsenal showed. So what did we learn?

Substance over style, it doesn't matter how you win

Helen Trantum column
Nine years. I don't know about you but I was thoroughly sick and tired of hearing that incessant refrain right up until 17th May 2014....

One massive area Arsenal have improved

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal goes down injured during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and Crvena Zvezda at Emirates Stadium on November 2, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Arsenal’s form on the pitch might be terrible at the moment but, believe it or not, off it, the club are doing pretty well.

Arsenal's midfield will not help them win games under pressure

Another game against Mauricio Pochettino, another struggle. "The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos,...

Arsenal's squad age gives major hint for next season

The optimum squad age to be successful is somewhere between 26 and 27 years old, according to a study by the CIES Football Observatory.

Take it down! Fabregas banner should never been erected in first...

With most of the build up to Sunday's game about one man and one man only, we examine his impact on the club and ask whether *that* banner should ever have been erected outside the Emirates.

Failure against West Ham United reminds Arsenal of shortcomings

What went wrong against West Ham and how should Arsenal solve it?

This is why Arsenal can't win an away game in the...

Arsenal suffered defeat in their last away game in the Premier League, and are still without a win on the road this season. So what's going wrong for the Gunners on their travels?

Does a player’s private life matter if they’re top, top quality?

With the January transfer window just around the corner and Wenger likely (we hope) to dip into the market, it's got me thinking about...

Losing faith in Arsene Wenger: The 5 stages of grief

Losing my faith in Arsene Wenger has hit me pretty hard.

Epic Breitbart fail as they use Lukas Podolski image for migrant...

Breitbart have written an article about gangs bringing migrants from Morocco to Spain, and incredibly have used a picture of Lukas Podolski in the article.

Media expectations for Tottenham unrealistic as Arsenal have shown

The Guardian suggest that the possibilities for Tottenham Hotspur next season are 'tantalising' when 'the shackles come off', but is that really going to be the case?

Did Coquelin really deserve to be Arsenal's player of the month?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
It has, it's fair to say, been a slightly turbulent start to the season for our red and heroes. Nowhere can this be more vividly...

Conte’s Chelsea no bother for Arsenal & other things we learned

Arsenal put in a battling display to earn a point at Stamford Bridge.

Do Arsenal need to buy a striker for next season?

Arsenal have been in exceptional form throughout the second half of the Premier League campaign, and stand a great chance of finishing second at...

Injury news, predicted XI & more: Arsenal v Manchester City Conti...

BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Alex Scott congratulates teammate Jemma Rose during the FA Women's Super League Continental Cup match between Arsenal and London Bees, on October 12, 2017 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)
After nearly three weeks without club football, Arsenal Women are back in business with the League Cup final against Manchester City. Tickets are on sale now, priced at £7 for adults and £3 for concessions, and are available via

108 goals in 398 games: Scouting or coaching to blame for...

With Theo Walcott's expected to leave Arsenal this month, we can't help but wonder if Arsene Wenger ruined him, or if was he always destined to be disappointing.

Kolasismack! Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

Arsenal won again at Wembley to take home the Community Shield, becoming the first team to win the new ABBA penalties.

Are Arsenal's players as intelligent as Wenger thinks?

Horses for courses. It's an oft heard British idiom to explain how you should select the best person for the particular job, and it's exactly...

Podcast: 10 years of Theo, where does Elneny fit + Sergio...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Helen joins Matthew to look at the Euros with apathy, find solace in 10 years of Theo, wonder where Elneny fits next season, and discuss Sergio Ramos' tackle.

3 reasons under-rated deender should be starting for Arsenal

Per Mertesacker
Per Mertesacker has been a rock at the back since joining Arsenal in 2011. Here are a few reasons why the big man should be put back in the starting XI.

16 players fans say ‘need to leave’ Arsenal

Apparently there are 16 players Arsenal fans want out of their club.

If Arsene Wenger could fix Arsenal, he would have done so...

After Arsenal’s latest humiliation, Arsene Wenger was adamant that he could turn things around, but the question has to be asked – if he can, why hasn’t he done it already?

Why Arsenal fans are right to be concerned about the club's...

In precisely one month from today, Arsenal will open their 2016-17 Premier League campaign.

15 players Arsenal have been linked with this summer

Arsenal have already been linked with a ton of players ahead of a highly-anticipated summer where the Gunners will be keen to avoid losing ground on their rivals in the transfer market.

How Arsenal's new system helped Alexis and Özil shine against Stoke

Arsenal tactics
Arsenal professionally rode the wave of a 15 minute second half Stoke effort before putting the game to bed and earning a first win in the Potteries since 2010.

Spending figures of Arsenal and Manchester United to shut up Jose...

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes he needs to spend even more money despite already outspending most of his rivals.

After Stoke, can Walcott be the answer?

At the weekend, Stoke City were kind enough to roll over and have their tummy tickled, as is their want when visiting Islington, but...

Is Mahrez to Arsenal rumour a red herring?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Julian Draxler, Riyad Mahrez, Alexandre Lacazette, that Mustafi guy. Everyday, a different rumour for us all to obsess and puzzle over.

Goals follow wherever he goes: Arsenal youngster seems to be the...

Edward Nketiah
Eddie Nketiah took just seconds to show Arsenal fans why they should be excited about him, so is he the real deal?

The one player Arsenal haven't built a strong enough squad around

Arsenal's signing of Alexis Sanchez was supposed to be a step toward success, but the transfers since his arrival haven't been good enough - likely causing his disillusion.

The Arsenal youngsters poised to make the breakthrough

Arsenal have a proud history of young players graduating to the first team. Who of the current crop stands a chance of forcing their way into Arsène Wenger's plans as early as next season?

‘Like Giroud but with pace and a great goalscoring record’

Jodie Taylor recently hit a brace for England, so we thought it was about time we took a better look at her..

Former coach hails Arsenal star youngster - I knew I wasn't...

After making his first start for Arsenal against Doncaster Rovers, and his third competitive appearance of the season for the Gunners, Reiss Nelson has drawn a lot of attention recently.

9 brilliant signings Arsenal can make to replace Santi Cazorla this...

Santi Cazorla is unlikely to ever play football again, let alone pull on the red and white of Arsenal, so finding a replacement for him must be a top priority in the summer.

Jack Wilshere to West Ham: Has his chance of greatness gone?

Jack Wilshere, the hope of a nation at one point, has lost his way.

Cesc Fabregas must go and other Arsenal talking points

As weekends go, that one was a little bit meh. Saturday was quite brilliant with Arsenal winning and Tim going to the Lane and leaving...

Ronald Koeman and 4 other managers Arsenal were lucky to miss...

Ronald Koeman
Back in March, Ronald Koeman was apparently 'perfect' to replace Arsène Wenger at Arsenal, and now he's on the verge of being sacked by Everton, but it's not the first time this has happened.

Why should Arsenal fans care about international football?

As we descend further into the chasm of a largely tedious interlull, are we right to dismiss the importance of national team fixtures? For those...

Will Everton be Arsenal’s moment of truth?

Helen Trantum column
I’m a (very) bad loser. Whether I’m playing or supporting, there’s something inside of me that just outright rejects the idea of coming off second...

Arsenal damn themselves with these comments

After Arsenal's poor defeat to Östersunds FK on Thursday, the players and the manager made some pretty damning comments about the team's focus and preparation for the game.

Arsenal's latest injury crisis has inspired an opportunity

"The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis,...

5 things Arsenal learned after their Watford shambles

Another game, another bizarre, soul-destroying performance from Arsenal at the Emirates.

Arsenal's midfield strength, Walcott and dealing with Chelsea

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
I wrote, on the eve of the new season, that Arsenal's squad depth gave them an excellent chance of winning their first league title...

Can Jack Wilshere salvage his Arsenal career?

Jack Wilshere played his first 73 minutes of football since April on Monday night.

We all agree: Arsene Wenger is better than Jose Mourinho

A week is a long time in football, never has that been more true than this week.

What must Lacazette be thinking right now?

Alexandre Lacazette joined Arsenal for a club record fee this summer, but after the start the Gunners have made, there's a lot for the player to think about.

How Arsenal can beat Leicester

Unexpected. That's right, it's 9pm GMT on a Wednesday and instead of the usual musings of Mr. Paul Williams, you've opened up today's column to...

All you need to know about Arsenal's Algerian midfielder

Ismael Bennacer
Fresh after receiving a call-up to join the Algeria squad ahead of this year's Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon, here is a profile of the 19-year-old midfielder and why you should keep an eye on him in future.

Long read: How Wenger changed Arsenal's tactics against Bayern to secure...

Arsenal tactics
In March 2013, Arsene Wenger used a dead rubber Last 16 2nd Leg against Bayern Munich to experiment with a new line-up that would click and ultimately get Arsenal over the line and help them achieve that season’s minimum requirement of retaining Champions League football for the following season.

Episode 110: Anyone for cricket?

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Paul and Sylvain to discuss the defeat at Anfield.

Double Arsenal boost ahead of Chelsea match

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Alexis and Mesut Özil's return to first team action could not be coming at a better time. For weeks now, the Arsenal starting XI, at least...

Could Arsenal cope without Alexis Sanchez?

Recent events have got me thinking: would life at Arsenal after Alexis Sanchez be so bad?

5 best Arsenal moments of 2016

Olivier Giroud scores v Sunderland
With 2016 coming to an end, we look back at some of the highlights from the year.

15 penalties without saving: Veteran goalkeeper is an apparition from 12...

After letting in Eden Hazard's effort on Wednesday, Petr Cech has still yet to save a penalty for Arsenal.

Twisting inside-out to get that controversial nugget: What is Ian Wright's...

Ian Wright can see problems at Arsenal but his scatter gun approach to punditry is beginning to backfire. Like many pundits on TV, Wright sells...

Why a new signing would not have solved Arsenal's problems

Disappointment. If one word could sum up the feelings of the Arsenal fan base at the moment, it's that. After the arrival of Petr Cech...

February 2017: Arsenal's highway to hell

As Ferris Bueller once sagely noted, "Life moves pretty fast. if you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it."

Arsene Wenger’s rejected XI: Players he could have signed but didn’t

With David Silva the latest name added to the list of players Arsène Wenger rejected, let's see if we can make an XI from players Arsenal have snubbed.

Arsenal become first team to reach century in top flight

24th April 1915: Arsenal 7-0 Nottingham Forest. 100 years ago today saw Arsenal play their last game in the Second Division, yet they were never promoted.

Podcast: Is there anything like a last minute winner?

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew is joined by Helen and Anita to talk about the thriller with Leicester City. They also discuss effective substitutions, referees (again) and the emerging...

His superpower is invisibility: What does this forward offer Arsenal?

Theo Walcott
As an avowed Theo Walcott fan, it breaks my heart to be writing this pod.

Could this be Arsene Wenger's best bit of business this summer?

Could keeping Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal be Arsene Wenger's most important bit of business this summer? And, if he manages it, his best?

Arsenal match postponement set to cause fixture congestion problems

HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Kim Little of Arsenal is challenged by Abbie McManus of Manchester City 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)
Sunday's FA Women's Cup quarter final postponement is set to create a number of fixture list problems before the end of the season on 20th May.

Why Arsenal may need to drop Coquelin to improve

Sunday afternoon's third place play off* with Manchester United offered a graphic illustration of a problem which has begun to surface in the last few weeks. I...

Has Cech been the answer to Arsenal's problems?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Arsenal are limping towards what may be a particularly welcome international break. Yes, I know, international breaks are rarely welcome. However, in this instance, with...

Tactics: How Wenger masterminded cup final victory

Arsenal lifted the FA Cup for a record 12th time on Saturday with a dominant 4-0 win over Aston Villa. The game was always likely...

Tactics: Why Arsenal need Arteta instead of Coquelin

Arsène Wenger will soon have to choose between keeping the dogged Francis Coquelin in his team, or putting his captain Mikel Arteta back in to the side.

Dating a football fan: Better the devil you know?

Last week sometime the question crossed my mind: Would I rather date a football fan who supported a rival team, or someone who had...

Is this the end of Francis Coquelin's Arsenal career?

Francis Coquelin v Manchester United
Amid talk of Arsenal signing a new central midfielder, we take a look at the prospects of Francis Coquelin.

Arsenal 2017 review: January/February/March

In true Arsenal style, after the busy festive period and back-to-back defeats to Everton and Manchester City in December, January went rapidly downhill.

Why Fabregas will never be forgiven for abandoning Arsenal

Helen Trantum column
I don’t think I'll ever get closer to forgiving Fabregas for abandoning my club than Monday night.

4 questions Arsene Wenger needs to ask himself

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
Arsene Wenger insists he's still the right man for the Arsenal job, which is fine and all... but maybe he should consider asking himself these questions before insisting that he'll honour the remaining season of his contract.

Do Arsenal fans need to relax?

by Stephen Bradley Us Arsenal fans are in a bit of a muddle at the moment. On the one hand, we have the fantastic news that...

Arsenal's 10 most expensive signings - Can you name them all?

(L) of Muenchen and of Arsenal battle for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Arsenal FC at Allianz Arena on February 15, 2017 in Munich, Germany.
Arsenal have been heavily criticised in recent years for a lack of big moves in the transfer market. Perhaps it's not much of a surprise then, that eight of their top 10 all-time most expensive signings have been completed in the last five seasons.

Top 10 Arsenal goals this season

You may or may not know (of course you know) that Alexis Sanchez slotted home Arsenal’s 100th goal this season in all competitions. With this...

If Arsenal want Alexis to stay they’ve a funny way of...

If Arsenal were hoping to convince Alexis Sanchez that North London is the best place for him, they haven't made a very good job of it in the opening weeks of the season.

Carla Humphrey – Back better and stronger after a year long...

For this week's player profile, I chose one of my favourite current squad players, Carla Humphrey

6 best Arsenal kits

With Arsenal's 2017/18 third kit being vastly more popular with Gooners than their home and away strips, we take a look some of the best Arsenal kits to ever exist.

We need to talk about Jack - What to do with...

A player with undoubted talent whose passion for the club cannot be questioned, will he get near our starting XI will a full squad available?

Why Arsenal are struggling to sell cup final tickets against Chelsea

Arsenal are struggling to sell their allocation of FA Cup final tickets, but why?

Infograph: Arsenal’s Premier League season 16/17 review

It's been a few weeks since our worst Premier League season in 20 years finally finished - and I don't know about you, but I can't wait for the new one to start.

How Arsenal’s new left backs could line-up next season

With Sead Kolasinac signed and links to Nice left back Dalbert, how could Arsenal's left backs line-up next season?

Nottingham Forest defeat echoes Arsene Wenger's seven-year FA Cup embarrassment

Arsenal have had recent success in the FA Cup, but Sunday's third round defeat to Nottingham Forest was an unwelcome return to Arsene Wenger's embarrassing 2006-2013 period.

Infograph – All the stats behind Alexis Sanchez’s first 50 Arsenal...

A look at the stats behind Alexis Sanchez's first 50 goals for Arsenal

New Arsenal signing scores lovely free kick

Kelechi Nwakali
The official announcement has not yet arrived, despite claims we would have it last week, but everyone seems agreed - Kelechi Nwakali is an Arsenal player. Watch him score a lovely free kick.

Are Arsenal actually better this season?

There are plenty of reasons to be optimistic at the minute, but are Arsenal actually better than they were last season?

Tactics: Why Arsenal swapped caviar for sausages against Burnley

Arsenal tactics
After two exhilarating champagne and caviar displays against Chelsea and Basel, Arsenal were very much back to sausages at Burnley, but managed to escape Turf Moor with all three points after a somewhat fortuitous last-minute winner.

Player focus: Xhaka first start full of promise as he stars...

The Swiss midfielder got his first start for the Arsenal and did not disappoint.

Why Arsenal take selfies cc Jamie Carragher

I’m not sure if you heard, but Arsenal won a big game on Sunday. They don’t do that very often, although that certainly seems like...

Tottenham, AC Milan and Hull: My 3 favourite memories from the...

My life as an Arsenal fan has almost coincided perfectly with the move to The Emirates Stadium. In the beginning I was born in Highbury in...

10 exciting Arsenal players you need to watch

Arsenal youth
Here are 10 Arsenal youth players to keep an eye on next season...

Arsenal's £35m deal adds to interesting 21-year record

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal warms up prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Alexis Sanchez's will only be the second player Arsenal have sold Manchester United since Arsene Wenger came on board in 1996.

5 brilliant keepers who could replace the fading Petr Cech at...

Petr Cech
Whatever Petr Cech's form, Arsenal are lacking long-term solutions in goal.

30 things that will never change at Arsenal until Wenger leaves

Under most circumstances, Arsenal fans would have been elated over their club signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Dortmund in January, but there was one crucial factor holding us back.

What does the lack of clubs linked with Mesut Ozil tell...

Mesut Ozil has a year left on his contract and has yet to reach an agreement with Arsenal, but a lack of interest could suggest he's staying.

How important is the relationship between players and the fans?

by Nia Griffiths Does being a 'fan favourite' give players leverage over their club and, in some cases, even immunity from criticism? Some players choose to...

Could Arsenal man benefit from break?

I've yet to meet a person who actually enjoys an international break. Now, whether that's just the people I know or that's a widespread opinion,...

Arsenal’s opening day record has massive summer lesson attached

For a club with such vast resources, excellent personnel and valuable Premier League experience, Arsenal have a dreadful record on the opening day of...

Tactical analysis: Improving Arsenal ready for title challenge

The game against Chelsea on Sunday was, as I’m sure you all know by now, a goalless draw. As everyone always labels them, it was inevitably...

Episode 90: Insert profanity here: West Ham, Crystal Palace, Ozil’s options...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Stephen to talk the West Ham false dawn and Palace fall to earth, Ozil's options, boardroom wranglings and Carragher's comments.

Episode 107: The winner takes it all

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by roving European correspondent Sylvain Jamet.

Only 2 reasons Arsenal have let so many contracts run down

There is one question that lies at the heart of Arsenal's transfer activity so far this summer; why have they let so many of their key players run down their contracts?

Stoke furious with Arsenal fans on Twitter

The whole City of Stoke seems to have gotten its knickers in a twist over the result of Goal of the Season. On Sunday night...

Arsenal podcast #82: The Clattenburg Files, fake sports news + more

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Helen and Sylvain discuss a return to winning ways, the media's wilful ignorance of the rules when creating controversy, and keeping faith with the German Genius.

Which under-performing forward should Wenger start against Leicester?

Leicester roll up in London this week for the most important of league games. Sitting some five points behind the Foxes with games starting to...

Where should Arsenal draw the financial line when it comes to...

by Nia Griffiths With Arsene Wenger rumoured to have pulled out of the Morgan Schneiderlin deal due to his £25m price tag, was he right...

The Hartson Years

John Hartson was a good, but not great, footballer. In this week's Dose, we look back at his time at Arsenal

15 Arsenal games that required lots of alcohol

While we don't condone the use of negative coping mechanisms here at Cannon Towers, we do acknowledge that sometimes the only way to deal with watching certain Arsenal games is to get a little bit squiffy.

Injuries threaten to break Arsenal hearts once again

With just two points from a possible nine, Arsenal's title challenge has faltered in the deep midwinter, and the usual questions have been raised...

5 worst Arsenal kits

Arsenal's 2017/18 away kit caused a bit of a stir among fans since no one actually appears to like it.

One reason Arsenal's heroic failure this year was not déjà vu

As Arsenal are eliminated from the Champions League in an all too familiar fashion, we look at the one reason we can be hopeful for next year.

20 minute read for Arsene Wenger’s 20 years

There is a generation of Arsenal fans who have known no other, so what, exactly, has Arsene Wenger done in his 20 years at the club?

Are Arsenal losing the transfer window? Does it matter?

Ten years. That’s the millstone still hanging about our neck, denoting the last time Arsenal won the league title, and it’s a statistic I know...

Arsenal legend – I’m not ‘out’ out but I’ve not hidden...

kelly Smith
Ahead of her celebration game on Sunday, Kelly Smith has come out to the world in a wide-ranging interview with Oliver Holt in the Daily Mail, a massive move from someone who values her privacy so fiercely.

What would happen if Arsenal re-signed Cesc Fabregas?

And so the summer transfer window takes another twist as rumours emerge that Fabregas could potentially re-join Arsenal.

How Francis Coquelin dominated Manchester United's bulldozer

Francis Coquelin continued his meteoric rise with another tenacious display against Manchester United.

Podcast: Breaking down the Chelsea game without breaking down

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew, Helen and Sylvain breakdown the Chelsea game without breaking down. They also look forward to Burnley in the FA Cup, discuss the Ozil...

This player needs dropped & other things we learned from Arsenal's...

Another Arsenal away game, another embarrassing display from men who earn more in a week than I probably have in my entire life.

10 ways for Arsenal fans to entertain themselves over the international...

It's that time again: there's an international break looming. What's an Arsenal fan to do?

Arsenal repeatedly buckle under pressure

Arsenal continuously crumble under pressure - why?

9 times Mauricio Pochettino did what he's shouting at Wenger about

Mauricio Pochettino had a dig at Arsene Wenger recently after his comment regarding pundits celebrating teams that hadn't made a final in 25 years was taken as a slant on Tottenham or Liverpool.

Arsene Wenger's salary broken down and ranked against the world's top...

France Football magazine has produced its annual survey of manager wages and the Arsenal manager keeps his place in the top ten of the highest paid. The...

Road to Wembley: Arsenal go the distance against Wigan Athletic

Ahead of our semi-final tie against Reading, we run the rule over our corresponding 2014 victory over Wigan Athletic.

Arsenal must look to repeat March form

It's not often you can count the month your side crashed out of the Champions League as a great one, but that's what March...

Wenger admits Lacazette confidence problem but doesn’t see he’s causing it

Arsene Wenger has said that Alexandre Lacazette may be suffering from a lack of confidence - a problem that he has contributed to.

Is Arsenal's humiliation of Chelsea just another false dawn or the...

The weekend's walk-over of the West London gazzilionaires has helped restore the faith, and the logic of recent decisions is now clear, but is this just another false dawn?

Fighting homophobia in football

A recent report from the Commons Culture, Media and Sport Committee has further highlighted the problem of homophobia in sport and has made suggestions on how governing bodies can take a zero tolerance approach.

Have I been brainwashed by Arsene Wenger's transfer policy?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Are Arsenal so focused on doing things right that they forget to do the right thing?

Arsenal’s 3 worst players of the season

This is the first time that Arsenal have finished outside of the UEFA Champions League places in two decades and a spell of inconsistency midway through the campaign proved pivotal.

Santi Cazorla: The special one

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
It was once said of Arsène Wenger that he was an unlucky manager.

What Arsenal fans need to learn from Liverpool and Tottenham

You cannot replace one top quality player with an amalgamation of mediocre ones. That's the lesson Liverpool have failed to learn from top six bedfellows...

Youth feature: Jordi Osei-Tutu

Jordi Osei-Tutu
Injuries are a common occurrence in a physical sport such as football and can seriously hamper development at youth level, something that right-back Jordi Osei-Tutu is thankful to not have experience of.

Episode 88: Much Arsenal ado about nothing - International football +...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Paul to pick the bones off the carcass that is International Football.

Do footballers’ boots actually make a difference?

Eagle-eyed Arsenal fans have noticed that Aaron Ramsey has switched back from New Balance football boots to Adidas and are convinced that the change could help his form, but does it actually make a difference?

Arsenal goal of the season

After Aaron Ramsey's winning header in the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday, I'm finding it difficult not to name that as goal of the season five times.

Best 3 Arsenal players of the season so far

With seven Premier League games played, a League Cup tie completed and two Europa League clashes won, we look at Arsenal's three best players of the season so far.

Who owns Arsenal, who could bid for it, and why are...

With another bid for control of Arsenal reportedly being rejected this week, we're taking a look at the current situation the club are in.

Arsenal’s 5 best players of the season

After securing an unlikely victory over Chelsea to win this season's FA Cup trophy, it's time to reflect on an eventful year for Arsenal's first-team squad.

Reading fans get three semi tickets, Arsenal fans rely on luck

While Arsenal fans go into a ballot for semi-final tickets for the FA Cup, Reading season ticket holders can claim THREE each.

How Lacazette took 14 minutes to show that Giroud is Arsenal’s...

It's so early in the summer, I haven't yet even built my fantasy team that I will inevitably lose interest in by October, yet Arsenal have already just played their first match of their pre–season, a leisurely 2–0 win over Sydney FC.

What Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool appointment means for Arsenal

With the international break looming, Liverpool sacked Brendan Rodgers a week ago. Seven days on and Liverpool fans are still giddy after seeing Jürgen Klopp...

Montreal must continue to start ahead of Gibbs

by Lewis Ambrose On Friday evening, our very own Helen Trantum wrote about Kieran Gibbs and argued that he should be back in the side...

In focus: Walcott v West Brom

Theo Walcott blasted West Brom out of the water on Sunday with a first half hattrick. The forward, who was making a long-awaited start in...

Arsenal give clearest indication yet that Wenger will sign new deal

If the news regarding players' contract negotiations over the last few days are anything to go by, then it would seem like the board disagrees and has already decided to keep Wenger on.

Granit Xhaka’s disciplinary record: The truth v the narrative

Granit Xhaka arrived in the Premier League this season with a reputation for getting himself into trouble with the ref on a regular basis.

Arsenal transfer raids put aside in favour of retention strategy

Helen Trantum column
New signings aren't the answer, old players signing new deal is

Caviar & Sausage Issue 2: Last Christmas? Bumper edition with Arsenal...

After the success of Issue 1, we are delighted to bring you an even bigger and better Issue 2. Featuring over 30 articles and containing...

'There hasn't been word on my future yet' - Arsenal defender...

Ahead of Sunday’s meeting with Chelsea, Ireland defender Louise Quinn believes Arsenal Women can come out on top, and revealed how the Gunners turned their form around – in an exclusive Daily Cannon interview.

Episode 133: The future is now

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita & special guest Tim from @7amkickoff to talk about transfer...

Why I hate Spurs more than Manchester United but Monday means...

As Arsenal travel to Old Trafford this weekend, we look at why our rivalry with the Red Devils can be put in the shade by our local relationship with Spurs, despite being much more competitive

Arsenal deadwood replaced by Granit

I think we'd all prefer that Arsenal were seen to to be a bit more proactive in the transfer market, but a signing sealed and delivered before the end of May?

All 11 players who’ve scored 50 goals for Arsene Wenger

Aaron Ramsey became the 11th player to score 50 goals under Arsene Wenger on Saturday but who are the other 10?

Was Arsenal’s loss to West Bromwich Albion a blessing in...

All those weeks ago (okay, three) when we lost 2-1 away at the Hawthorns, not many of us could see a light at the...

Is Nacho Monreal Arsenal’s most improved player?

Nacho Monreal is keeping Kieran Gibbs out of the Arsenal starting line up, is he the most improved Arsenal player this season?

Why Jamie Vardy can be Arsenal's new Ian Wright?

Arsenal have triggered Jamie Vardy's release clause, you've probably heard. Can he do for the Gunners what Ian Wright did when he arrived aged 27?

Arsenal’s back three offers nothing but an illusion of change and...

WATFORD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 14: Per Mertesacker of Arsenal looks dejected in defence the Premier League match between Watford and Arsenal at Vicarage Road on October 14, 2017 in Watford, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
Despite committing to a new shape, the same problems keep appearing at Arsenal.

Five years until refs like Taylor are no longer a liability

The Dutch FA is currently testing referee-assisting video technology. Despite the International Football Association Board delaying it's use in competitive matches for a year this...

How Laurent Koscielny went from zero to hero at Arsenal

In the past, Arsenal have occasionally been blessed with very good centre backs.

Were Arsenal just unlucky against Dinamo Zagreb?

After Arsenal's disappointing start to their Champions League campaign, one thing stood out for me. It wasn't the performance, it wasn't the goals, it wasn't...

Protests and Priorities: Why Arsenal fans need to grow up

Some Arsenal fans are planning a 'Wenger Out' protest for Wembley, while others are encouraging them. Helen Trantum explains why it's time to shut up, grow up, and get behind your team.

Infographic: Tomas Rosicky – 10 Years A Gunner

It's the last match of the season, and that means it's the last match for Tomas Rosicky as an Arsenal player. This is being written...

Top 5 England goals of 2017: 2 Arsenal players included

While enduring managerial controversy, England Women enjoyed a successful 2017, lighting up the European Championships and World Cup qualifiers with standout performances and goals.

Referee says Arsenal legend's actions 'changed football'

In 2010, Thierry Henry handled the ball and then assisted the winner for France in a World Cup play-off against the Republic of Ireland.

8 surgeries, terrifying infection & still smiling: Santi Cazorla’s injury nightmare...

Arsenal have been without Santi Cazorla for over 12 months but if you think it's been long for us as fans, you should hear how it's been for our midfield maestro.

Silencing critics and showing cojones: Arsenal player ratings v Watford

Arsenal put in another good performance in their weekend victory over Watford, winning consecutive games for only the second time this calendar year.

Should Arsenal fans jump ship?

Given the weekend's happenings, I think now would be a pretty good time to start supporting a different team. Arsenal are now out of the...

Lasagna & negative spirals: Arsenal’s top 4 great escapes

Although Arsenal are unlikely to make the top four this season, they've beaten the odds before.

Podcast: Batman and bobbins - Arsenal, protests, Bayern, Lincoln + more

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Helen to discuss Bayern, Lincoln, protests and everything in-between. Including Chris Sutton. And Christian Bale.

Chapman deserves to be remembered like Liverpool and Manchester United greats...

Today is Herbert Chapman’s birthday. The legendary Arsenal manager, revered by Arsenal fans everywhere, is, ridiculously, very rarely mentioned when it comes to discussions about...

Arsenal podcast #81: Chelsea choke, a back 3 option + fan...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Stephen is joined by Helen and Sylvain to go over the Chelsea game with a fine comb.

Better than Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: The Arsenal youngster who has fans purring

Reiss Nelson is one of the most exciting prospects to come out of Arsenal's academy in years.

Wenger’s contempt for new signing betrays man losing control against his...

‘That Greek boy’. That’s how Arsene Wenger referred to his newest addition, Kostantinos Mavropanos, during his post Nottingham Forest press conference.

Wenger has finally found a new star for his team

Prior to the international break Arsenal centre-half Gabriel gave two impressive showings. Illness and injury ruled Per Mertesacker and Laurent Koscielny out of the Liverpool...

Tony Adams in, Arsene Wenger out?

Helen Trantum column
Mr Arsenal is home, but is he home for good?

What’s true and what’s not? Alisher Usmanov

Alisher Usmanov
Arsenal's second largest shareholder, Alisher Usmanov, owns 30.4% of the club and is worth an estimated $16bn, so how did the 64-year-old make his money and are all those stories about him true?

Long read: How Arsene Wenger put an end to 'boring, boring...

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
That Arsène Wenger marked his 20th anniversary of taking charge of the Arsenal with a scrappy, George Graham style, 1-0 win at Burnley was an irony I feel sure the Frenchman will have appreciated.

FA force Arsenal and Manchester City to choose between cup final...

BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Alex Scott congratulates teammate Jemma Rose during the FA Women's Super League Continental Cup match between Arsenal and London Bees, on October 12, 2017 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)
Now that Arsenal have reached the Conti Cup final against Manchester City, it is time to get angry at the FA

What positions do Arsenal still need to strengthen?

There's just one month remaining in the transfer window, and Arsenal still have work to do.

Episode 65: Walcott's poaching, Xhaka's red + Arsenal's new superstar

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew and Sylvain celebrate Theo's poaching instincts, try to get their heads round Xhaka's red card and celebrate Arsenal Ladies' new superstar signing. Enjoy in...

Arsenal’s 7 top moments against Chelsea

Ray Parlour
With Arsenal set to face Chelsea in the Community Shield on Sunday, we take a look back at some of the Gunners' best moments against their London rivals.

What does Aaron Ramsey mean by 'success' for Arsenal?

Aaron Ramsey believes that this season can still be a success in spite of Tuesday's Champions League elimination - can it?

Top 5 biggest Arsenal traitors

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Robin van Persie of Arsenal celebrates scoring their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium on May 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
With Alexis Sanchez potentially set to force a move away from Arsenal this summer or leave on a free next year, we look back at Arsenal's top five traitors.

Long read:Trying to understand Arsene Wenger's baffling tactics

Over the last few years, I have bemoaned Arsenal's resistance towards changing the way they play depending on the opponent they face.

How should Arsenal deal with defender?

Helen Trantum column
There’s only been one word on everyone’s lips this week at Cannon Towers this week: injuries. We spent approximately three times as long discussing that...

Are Arsenal fans now the most annoying supporters in the country?

As Gooners, we must address the reality that we might well have become the most distasteful fanbase in the Premier League.

Ostersunds: The club as old as Arsene Wenger’s reign at Arsenal

Arsenal will face Östersunds in the Europa League last-32, after the draw took place on Monday.

Why do people hate Olivier Giroud? Let me tell you a...

Olivier Giroud
He’s tall, handsome, rich and plays (and scores) for Arsenal, so why do so many Arsenal fans (and fans in general) have such a problem with Olivier Giroud?

Arsenal shopping on the Champs-Élysées

In the final part of this two-part bonus edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen continues his discussion with Lana Dawood, talking about who else...

How does leaving the EU affect Arsenal?

'Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose?' Having last week written that no-one knew anything about the Vardy situation, and about the media speculation...

17 of the craziest Arsenal transfer rumours so far

The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.

Why Alexis isn’t scoring – it’s not hard to understand

Alexis Sanchez's form in front of goal has declined, but this was expected to happen.

Is Arsène Wenger being more firm with his players in public?

In his recent post-match comments on players, it's started to seem like Arsène Wenger has become a little more firm with his players.

Exclusively drawn Arsenal legend August wallpapers & social media covers

We go again! The summer has been long and full of transfer gossip, not so full of Arsenal transfers, and new season is upon us!...

How Arsenal are limiting their November disappointment

For most of Arsene Wenger's time in charge (and actually a fair bit of Gorgeous George's before him), the eleventh month has been a bete noire for Gooners.

How do Lacazette and Giroud compare: Stats and team influence

Arsenal have announced the long awaited transfer of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon, so let's take a look at what this transfer means for Olivier Giroud and how the two compare.

Episode 104: Better than a Spurs birthday card

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Helen to talk about all the pre-season goodness to date: The new boys, the kids, and the impending departures.

Uncoachable Xhaka, indifferent Lucas and more things we learned from Arsenal’s...

Arsenal spanked four past Nottingham Forest on Tuesday night, the first time they’d scored four in back-to-back games since 2015, so what did we learn?

How to live with a Manchester United fan when you're Arsenal

Just how do you cope living with a Manchester United fan, especially when Arsenal are playing them? Anita Sambol explains all here.

Why Arsenal fans have started to hate Alexis Sanchez

Although it feels as if Arsenal fans have been at the end of their tether with Alexis Sanchez for a few months, the Southampton match appeared to push many over the edge. Here's why.

Arsenal’s floundering against Hull’s rocks is not a sign of things...

Saturday lunchtime was an uninspiring start to Arsenal's nightmare run of fixtures. I suppose one could say that it was a decent run-out for those...

Podcast: Euro 2016: Current events, Ramsey's renaissance, and German PK woes

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew and Helen discuss the week's news, debate on how to capitalise on Aaron Ramsey's renaissance and wonder just how bad Germany really are...

Leftovers can be good too

There are plenty of words that come to mind when thinking about the game at Sheffield Wednesday; Embarrassing. Shocking. Hard to watch. A disgrace to...

Episode 24: The Mustard Coloured Cord Jumper

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew makes his triumphant return to the pod this week, as he, Helen and Paul review the win over Sunderland, reminisce over the magic...

Why do people hate Olivier Giroud? Let me tell you a...

Olivier Giroud
He’s tall, handsome, rich and plays (and scores) for Arsenal, so why do so many Arsenal fans (and fans in general) have such a problem with Olivier Giroud?

Why Arsenal's bad run of form is normal

"Just win, baby!" The eponymous quote of the late Al Davis, known for his work as coach, and later owner of the NFL's Oakland Raiders....

What is a Lucas? Why is Perez not starting for Arsenal?

Having scored six goals and created four assists for Arsenal this term, plenty of questions are being raised about why Lucas Perez has yet to be rewarded with an extended run-in the first-team.

17 crazy Arsenal transfer rumours

The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.

Arsenal to introduce new excuse manual for 2016/17 after exhausting current...

After dropping points for the 15th time this season, Arsenal have ordered an updated Excuse Manual for the 16/17 campaign as they have exhausted the current edition.

Arsenal reach from the gutter to the stars

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
We all know the truism that football is a funny old game. It doesn't always feel like it though, does it? That said, Arsenal seem...

Could Bellerin be haunted by the ghost of Fabregas?

It's karaoke time! "I wanna tell you, I might as well do, About a boy who can do anything. He comes from Barca, His name is Hector, Bellerin, Bellerin, Bellerin." You've...

6 months on: Should Arsenal have sold Hector Bellerin to Barcelona?

Almost six months after Hector Bellerin was linked with a £40m move to Barcelona, we look at whether insisting he stayed at Arsenal was such a good idea after all.

Arsenal’s class of 2009: Where are they now?

Arsenal in the past have done well in youth competition, having won the FA Youth Cup and Premier Academy League in 2009. One would hope that these players would have kicked on and earned the right to represent the first team at some point. Eight years on, it’s worth looking at where they are now.

Is this why Arsenal are rubbish in the first half?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
It’s well known that Arsene Wenger is not a shouter.

Podcast: Meet Joe Hulme, Arsenal's first number 7

The very first man to have the number 7 on the back of a red Arsenal shirt (in both 1928 and 1933) was flying winger Joe Hulme. Learn all about him, including hearing from the man himself, in our latest pod

Wenger right about his side v Manchester City and that’s the...

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
Arsene Wenger said that his side’s performance against Manchester City on Thursday night was ‘huge’ despite being comprehensively beaten by Pep Guardiola’s men for the second time in four days.

Five huge moments for Arsenal in 2015

2015 has been another roller coaster of a year for Arsenal Football Club although fortunately it's been better than some. Although it's not been without...

Tactics, recruitment, scouting + more: Arsenal’s management and backroom staff assessed

The reign of Arsene Wenger inevitably divides opinion. Should those who work alongside him or under his rule also share the blame?

Why Chelsea defeat makes Arsenal MORE likely to win the Premier...

In theory, losing at home to a team who are languishing in the bottom half of the table and have already sacked their manager...

Arsenal almost drown but are coming up for air

After a disappointing week, the international break could not have come at a better time for the Gunners - assuming there are no more...

How to embarrass your club in one easy move by Tottenham...

A look at the comedy gold when Arsenal fans discovered Tottenham's attempts to drum up some excitement for the Capital One Cup final next weekend.

Arsenal podcast #78: Bournemouth, Hull, Xhaka/Ramsey pairing + welcome back Welbeck.

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita to discuss the performances at Bournemouth and Hull, and...

Arsenal’s 2011 report card shows how little has changed in last...

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.

Tactics: What went wrong for Arsenal against West Brom

Arsenal tactics
‘Control’ in a footballing context is an almost subjective word that means different things to different people. Whatever it is, Arsenal lacked it against West Brom

Podcast: Ladies night out

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In an interlull shortened podcast, Matthew is joined by Sylvain to discuss the first two fixtures of the Arsenal ladies season, their new star...

Best Arsenal signing 2016

Granit Xhaka
Arsenal made five signings in 2016 but which was the best?

How much is Francis Coquelin really worth?

Arsene Wenger made some interesting comments in his latest press conference about the recent emergence as a full bona fide first team player from...

This is how Wenger solves his wide-man dilemma

A slight shock emerged at 11:45 on Saturday as Arsène Wenger named his starting XI and plumped for Danny Welbeck ahead of Theo Walcott. Walcott...

Wenger confirms why Arsenal are better in second halves than first

Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger explained what he said to his Arsenal team at the halftime break against Bournemouth and his comments seem to backup what we strongly believed – it’s a mental problem.

‘Looks dreadful’, ‘Horrible’, ‘Don’t like it’ – Fans furious at Arsenal...

Arsenal played with red socks and red shorts for Sunday’s Premier League meeting with West Bromwich Albion, due to fears of kit clash, and supporters were not happy.

Why Aaron Ramsey is such a divisive figure amongst Arsenal fans

It's almost impossible to discuss Aaron Ramsey without it turning into a blazing argument. Why is that?

Episode 124: How to explain the inexplicable

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Stephen to review the week's action.

Profile: Arsenal Youth Player of the Season

Despite the first-team's frustrations this season, there have been plenty of encouraging signs from Arsenal's Academy players.

The five Arsenal players who failed to live up to expectations

Back in 2012, Arsenal had hopes that a core of British players would become first-team regulars in the future. But years later, it hasn't worked out at all.

Record breaking win, match award, hattrick & more: Arsenal players continue...

A week into the competition let's have a look on how the Arsenal players have fared so far.

Arsène’s Wenger's biggest challenge against Manchester United

Helen Trantum column
Momentum can be, well, momentous in football. When the Invincibles lost to United (or should I say: “were Mike Rileyed* at United”?) it triggered a...

Why Liverpool star's suspension is bad news for Arsenal

Following a reckless action in the weekend's game between Liverpool and Man United, we look at why Arsenal may suffer as a result of Steven Gerrard's ban.

Tactics: How Arsenal can set-up to beat Manchester City

Arsenal travel away to the most in-form team in the league on Sunday. Is there any way this won't be a complete disaster?

What to watch: Tuesday’s guide to Arsenal on Radio and TV

Here is your comprehensive daily round-up of Arsenal-related programmes on radio and TV for Tuesday, January 15.

3 key battles that could decide Arsenal v Manchester United

Theo Walcott v Manchester United
With the game between Arsenal and Manchester United expected to be tough affair, there are some key duels that could decide the game.

Episode 98: Longue vie au roi

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew and Stephen talk about Wenger's contract, boardroom wranglings, Mbappé and the need for marquee signings, the future of the Ox, Big Tone's quotes and the danger of too many legends in the backroom.

‘I think he is going to stay’ - Major boost for...

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has conceded defeat in his pursuit of Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez, admitting the Chile forward “is going to stay” at the Emirates until the summer.

Ozil, Xhaka and Wengerball: Lessons from Arsenal's win over West Ham

Arsenal took home all three points against West Ham, ending a run of games in which they played like a bunch of idiots.

Are Tottenham Arsenal Mark II?

Sunday’s fixture is destined to be a firecracker, and not only because of the football. In some ways, it will be a game of ‘Arsenal...

Arsène Wenger’s red jockstrap

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
A degree of irrationality can affect us all from time to time. Last night, for example, I took Jo to see Mark Kermode and Simon...

David Ospina - This is what Arsenal have to do

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David Ospina made his seventh senior appearance of the season during Arsenal's last-gasp FA Cup victory against Preston and this is the time in the football calendar where the Colombian is expected to play more regularly.

Comparing Leicester and Arsenal's Invincibles

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If you believe the press, Leicester City are the best side ever to play in the Premier League. Of course, we all know that the real best side ever to play in the Premier League is our very own Invincibles, achieving a feat that none has even come close to since.

Does Calum Chambers have a future at Arsenal?

Last season, Calum Chambers would have been excused for believing his Arsenal career was shot. Read this podcast instead At the age of 22, players should...

18-year-old Chilean wonderkid heading for Arsenal

Last month, we reported that Arsenal had offered Chilean wonderkid Marcelo Allende a permanent deal to join, having impressed during three separate trials with...

Referee, players, international break or manager: Who was really to blame...

The manager, players, referee and even the international break were cited as reasons for Arsenal's defeat, so which one was it?

December calendar wallpaper with exclusive Arsenal illustration just for you

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Or is it? I don't know, we'll see, after the nine matches we have this December are...

Pundits say Theo Walcott should leave Arsenal, but will he? When?

After Arsenal's match against Red Star Belgrade in mid-week, yet another pundit told Theo Walcott he should leave the Gunners. But will he, and if so, when?

Episode 62: Nottingham Forest victory, Chelsea humiliation + booing Fabregas

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew, Stephen and Anita discuss league cup victory at Forest, this season's tactical changes, the emergence of Iwobi and 'Kostafi', and booing ex players. ...

Is this why Theo Walcott has been rubbish this season?

Helen Trantum column
Helen Trantum tries to understand if Arsenal's lack of players combinations lies at heart of many poor performances this season.

Football Isn’t Life or Death

I’ve had the pleasure of being able to write for Daily Cannon since April 2011. Having an opinion is one thing, but being able to...

Arrogant, out of touch and other things we learned from Arsenal’s...

The Arsenal annual general meeting proved to be as entertaining as ever.

5 things we learned as Arsenal gave us heart attacks against...

Granit Xhaka
Arsenal managed to beat Burnley 2-1 at the Emirates on Sunday but it was far from a straight forward win.

Why I won't celebrate when finally Arsene Wenger leaves

Arsene Wenger is a man who divides opinion nowadays, and it's not hard to understand why, but I for one will be sad to see him finally go.

‘Spoiled’ Arsenal fans every right to complain as much as Newcastle...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 01: Fans watch the match with empty seats all around during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on March 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
As fans of rival teams above Arsenal in the league laugh at Arsene Wenger’s men despite their own recent failings, fans of clubs below have started to punch up, hitting out at Arsenal fans as ‘spoilt’ for being unhappy with their team. So at what point is it acceptable to be unhappy with what you see on the pitch and are only fans from certain teams allowed to complain?

Watch Arsene Wenger's return to Monaco

Arsene Wenger returning to an old club is not something that happens on a regular basis. Or at all, really. So it's nice to see that when he does return to a former club they make a nice little fuss over him.

Sing up! Why Arsenal need home fans to act like they're...

With Arsenal's fantastic 9,000 travelling contingent receiving widespread praise for the atmosphere at Old Trafford, we look at the contrast with the home support and what we can do to close the gap.

Why have Arsenal really faltered this season?

Alex Iwobi, Granit Xhaka and Francis Coquelin
Something changed after Arsenal's defeat against Everton at the end of 2016. So what happened? Douglas Fargalia has a theory...

Episode 115: We all live in a Nacho Monreal world

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Helen beating BATE and Brighton, Giroud joining the 100 club, and the potential importance of Alex Iwobi and Jack Wilshere.

Arsenal's 5 best youth products ever

The Arsenal academy has produced some fine players down the years, but who were the best?

Missing Santi: What Arsenal have lacked without their Spanish genius

There are many reasons why Arsenal miss Santi Cazorla, but the simple joy of seeing him play is by far the biggest.

‘Would you rather…?’ Arsenal edition

Most people I know are familiar with the game 'would you rather...?' The concept of said game is to choose between two scenarios you would...

Long read: Remembering David Rocastle

Today marks 16 years since David Rocastle passed. Here, from our Arsenal Number 7s book, is an extract from Paul Williams chapter on this true legend

Five things learned from Arsenal’s scrappy win at Ludogorets

After going 2-0 down, Arsenal came back 3-2 in order to progress to the final 16 of the Champions League.

Monreal on Arsenal injuries, team spirit and more

by Matthew Wade On Monday night I attended the launch event of the Arsenal home kit for the 2015/16 season, and beforehand was fortunate enough to...

Infograph: Arsenal in the Champions League

Well, it's finally here, the road to last 16 elimination in the Champions League starts today with the drawing of the groups for this year's competition and Anita has designed this fantastic infograph which charts Arsenal's history in the competition.

Are Arsenal fans to blame for their team's disappointing season?

An argument I've seen circulating on the likes of Twitter recently is that if we as fans got behind Arsenal more, we'd have better results. Is this true?

21 of the absolute worst things about being an Arsenal fan

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It's safe to say that 2017 hasn't been the best year to be an Arsenal fan but what are the absolute worst things about being a Gooner?

Pictures: Arsenal first-team’s official photoshoot for 2017/18

Arsenal have had their first-team photos taken for the 2017/18 season, which included three junior Gunners who won a competition to also feature in the shoot.

Has Danny Welbeck’s injury saved Theo Walcott’s Arsenal career?

Swiftly followed by the news that Arsenal had triggered Jamie Vardy's release clause, came the story that Theo Walcott has a future in north London as long as he plays out wide but would he even still be here if Danny Welbeck was fit?

Long read - Assessing Arsene Wenger's 20 years as Arsenal manager

There is a generation of Arsenal fans who have known no other, so what, exactly, has Arsene Wenger done in his 20 years at the club?

Arsenal making big mistake with Europa League

With all the talk of Champions League qualification, many have forgotten that the Europa League is a prize to be won in its own right.

Mauricio Pochettino gets the credit but stats prove Arsene Wenger is...

Mauricio Pochettino has done great work with Tottenham, but Arsene Wenger has still won more points at Arsenal than the Argentine has with Spurs in the last three years.

Episode 61: Hull City (and back), tactical evolution, Arsenal Legends +...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Matthew is joined by Helen and special guest JB (@gunnerpunner) to discuss going to Hull and back, tactical evolutions, left backs and the Arsenal...

Infographic: Wenger’s summer transfers

The summer transfer window opened just a few days ago, and many transfers have already been made in the Premier League. Arsenal fans, naturally, wonder...

Thanks for the help, Liverpool but can Arsenal really put their...

Well, isn’t winning much more fun than being humiliated yet again?

Rolling Stones to Chelsea's Beatles: Arsenal's End of Season Review

In the cold light of day viewing this season as anything other than a disappointment is somewhat difficult.

Why Arsene Wenger needs to stand up to Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez needs a rest, but will Arsene Wenger ever go against the player's wishes and give him one?

5 tactics Arsenal must get right against Manchester City to stand...

Five things to look out for during Manchester City v Arsenal

You won't want to miss this: Arsène Wenger's AGM speech in...

Arsène Wenger gave a speech to the shareholders at the Annual General Meeting on Thursday, and we've written up a full transcript for you.

Podcast: Looking for Arsenal positives in all the right places.

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Bonus pod: After yesterday's discussion with Paul and Sylvain, Matthew is now joined by Helen to try and somehow figure out where Arsenal go...

Theo Walcott's Arsenal dilemma & his three options

Theo Walcott's contract is up for renewal and the player has a decision to make about his future.

Long read: Arsenal's Irish connection

I'm sure it won't have escaped the attention of all reading this that today is St. Patrick's Day, and as such is a date associated with all things Irish.

16 consecutive league starts then nothing: Is his time up at...

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott amassed just over 300 minutes of football in the last two months, which could suggest his future is up at the Emirates Stadium.

Is this the reason Arsene Wenger isn't starting Granit Xhaka?

Granit Xhaka v PSG
Xhaka was heralded as the saviour of a central midfield that seemed to be our biggest weakness, so why isn't he starting games?

Long read – Chaos theory: Arsenal’s new plan?

So another week has come and gone and less and less makes any sense aboard the good ship Arsenal.

10 Arsenal players linked with a summer exit

This summer we could see a number of players leave Arsenal. We've had a look to see who could leave and how much truth there is to the rumours linking them away...

Gazidis vows to invest all available revenue at Arsenal but can...

Ivan Gazidis
Ivan Gazidis has vowed that Arsenal will continue to invest as they aim to win major trophies, but can fans really trust what he says given his track record?

Five things Leicester did in the title race that Arsenal didn’t

As Leicester brushed Sunderland aside with a 2-0 win at the Stadium of Light, Arsenal’s slim title hopes faded further from view. Here are five reasons why Leicester will win and Arsenal won't.

29 players rated but who topped Arsenal's Player Power Rankings?

With the 2016/17 season having come to a close, it's time to look at which Arsenal players were the most influential over the course of the campaign, as well as those who left a lot to be desired.

Arsenal update - Gedion Zelalem

Gedion Zelalem
A look at Gedion Zelalem's season so far

Arsenal should have upgraded on this one player in the summer

Mohamed Elneny ended up sticking around when many expected him to leave Arsenal over the summer. But was that good news for the Gunners?

Phil Neville getting the women’s England job is a huge problem...

VALENCIA, SPAIN - DECEMBER 07: Valencia CF assistant coach Phil Neville gives instructions during a training session ahead of Wednesday's UEFA Champions League Group H match against Olympique Lyonnais at Paterna Training Centre on December 07, 2015 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images)
Waking up on Saturday morning to read reports that Phil Neville was the frontrunner and favourite to take the England’s women’s job, I wasn’t sure if I was still asleep or drunk from the night before, even though I hadn’t even been drinking.