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Bayer Leverkusen poke fun at Arsenal star after Manchester City defeat

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Petr Cech of Arsenal celebrates after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. Petr Cech of Arsenal reached his 200th clean sheet. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Bayer Leverkusen poked fun at Petr Čech after Arsenal's defeat to Manchester City on Sunday, suggesting the Gunners should give former Leverkusen man Bernd Leno a chance.

Arsenal will make top 4 says pundit

Matthew Upson has tipped Arsenal to reclaim their place in the top four this season under Unai Emery.

Arsenal legend to make TV history in new Premier League season

HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Alex Scott of Arsenal Ladies during the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Alex Scott will make TV history this season as she becomes the first women to be allowed on to Super Sunday.

All 9 Daily Mail journalists write off Arsenal’s top 4 chances

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The season is just a few days away from starting and we’re already knee-deep in the swamp of prediction land.

Tottenham whinge about signings as Palace look to land German star:...

BRISTOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 15: A copy of the new tabloid sized The Guardian newspaper with its new masthead is pictured for sale on January 15, 2018 in Bristol, England. In a cost-cutting move, publisher Guardian News & Media has ditched the distinctive Berliner size after just over 12 years and outsourced the printing of the tabloid to Trinity Mirror. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
It's pretty quiet out there in Arsenal land, so here is a selection of the stories that caught my eye as I made my way around the media this morning.

New Arsenal signing snapped travelling to London

Lucas Torreira is on his way to London, ahead of pre-season training starting on Monday, and he posted a picture on Instagram to show his journey is underway.

'Absolutely love this man': Özil snapped wearing something that makes fans...

Mesut Özil has made Arsenal fans fall in love with him all over again in the last 24 hours, and not just on the pitch.

Unai Emery defying message Arsenal fans have been fed for years

The World Cup is over and Arsenal are back playing football. The summer is flying past us and I, for one, am egging it on to pass even quicker.

New Arsenal signing sends emotional message to former club

Lucas Torreira has posted an emotional farewell to the Sampdoria fans on social media, after completing his move to Arsenal earlier this month.

Arsenal deal named 2nd most exciting ahead of new season

Arsenal’s deal for Lucas Torreira has been named as one of the 10 most exciting transfers this summer ahead of the new season, coming in at number two behind the uninspired choice of Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City at number one.

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

KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Ozil of Germany during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery offered Mesut Ozil words of encouragement and support but that’s not how the S*n decided to portray it, heaping more pressure on the German before he’s even returned from his holidays.

Daily Mail rate Harry Kane higher than Raheem Sterling again

If there was one thing most people could agree on after England’s World Cup semi-final defeat at the hands of Croatia it was that Harry Kane had a stinker of a game.

Arsenal forward posts farewell statement on social media

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez has posted a farewell message to Deportivo La Coruna, after returning to Arsenal for pre-season after his loan spell in Spain.

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

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

Hector Bellerin trolls Talksport’s Alan Brazil

Arsenal's Spanish defender Hector Bellerin (R) first match semi-final football match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 26, 2018. - The game finished 1-1. (Photo by Adrian Dennis / AFP)
Hector Bellerin has taken a shot at Talksport's Alan Brazil and didn't miss.

Podcast: Female pundits show up disgraceful standards of commentary we’ve accepted...

HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Alex Scott of Arsenal Ladies during the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
It will have escaped nobody’s attention that Alex Scott and Eni Aluko are female pundits offering their opinions at the World Cup. In this mini-pod, Lee Hurley briefly discusses the problems women face in the footballing world while asking why we tolerate the awful standards delivered by male pundits in the game.

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

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

Hateful pundit admits wanting Arsenal to lose and that he's banned...

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

'Show me that I'm right': Aubameyang calls out Arsenal teammate

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has called on club teammate Alex Iwobi to prove him right to support Nigeria at this year's World Cup, with a post on social media.

Aaron Ramsey saves brood of ducklings

Aaron Ramsey is making good use of his time off away from Arsenal, with his Instagram story revealing he's saving trapped ducklings.

Arsenal star hints at exit with cryptic social media post

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Jack Wilshere has hinted at the possibility of an Arsenal exit this summer in a post on Instagram, as talks over a contract extension draw nearer to their conclusion.

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

German newspaper, Morgenpost, have a huge, front page story, asking if Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan should be dropped from the German squad ahead of the World Cup after meeting with the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Arsenal striker fires cheeky shot at Bundesliga star with 'easy' season...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Sead Kolasinac of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has poked fun at former Bundesliga rival Robert Lewandowski, by claiming the striker had it easy winning the top scorer award this season.

Arsenal man mocks Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez - again

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Mohamed Elneny poked fun at former teammate Alexis Sanchez on Twitter on Wednesday night, not for the first time since the Chilean joined Manchester United.

Sky Sports can't stop trying to humiliate Arsene Wenger

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

Arsenal stars mock English media with this celebration

Alexandre Lacazette and Hector Bellerin poked fun at the English media with their goal celebration against Burnley on Sunday, as Arsenal ran away 5-0 winners.

Henry snubbed Wenger farewell 'because he didn't get the job' at...

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - AUGUST 31: Thierry Henry assistant manager of Belgium looks on prior to the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Belgium and Gibraltar at Stade Maurice Dufrasne on August 31, 2017 in Liege, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
Richard Keys claims Thierry Henry missed Arsene Wenger's final match as manager at the Emirates Stadium because he didn't get the job to replace his former boss.

Arsenal star makes multiple teams of the week

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is in a number of teams of the week after his fantastic performance for Arsenal this weekend against Burnley.

Arsenal star finally breaks social media silence after Atletico Madrid defeat

MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 03: Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal lies injured during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)
Granit Xhaka posted a heartfelt message on his Instagram page this morning, apologising to the fans for failing to win the Europa League and thanking them for their support.

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

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 29: Mikel Arteta, Manchester City coach looks on prior to the Premier League match between Manchester City and Southampton at Etihad Stadium on November 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
When I saw a headline on the S*n’s website about Fernandinho begging Mikel Arteta to stay at the club this summer, my interest was piqued.

Former Swiss captain hits out at treatment of Arsenal star after...

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal celebrates his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Former Switzerland captain, Ciri Sforza, and SRF expert, Beni Huggel, have leapt to the defence of Granit Xhaka after the Arsenal midfielder was heavily criticised during the weekend’s game against Manchester United.

Daily Mail double down on Bellerin-Lacazette ‘fight’

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

UK media attack Arsenal fans for awful Arsene Wenger send-off

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The majority of the UK papers criticised the atmosphere at Ashburton Grove on Sunday as they continue to be clueless about what is really going on at Arsenal.

English media let Pochettino off despite another trophy failure

On Saturday, Tottenham Hotspur's chances of winning a trophy this season came crashing down with a 2-1 defeat to Manchester United at Wembley.

CSKA fans hit out at Arsenal ‘lies’

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

Arsenal striker fires back after English media misquote him

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Chuba Akpom has taken to Twitter to deny the story circulating that he called Jack Wilshere the greatest English player of all time.

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

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 10: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Liverpool shows appreciation to the fans after the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final Second Leg match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on April 10, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images,)
The Daily Mail continue with their nonsense, claiming Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is now an Anfield hero and is being loved in ways he never was at Arsenal.

Arsenal strike named Goal of the Weekend

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates with team mates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s 28th minute strike against Southampton on Sunday has been named as Goal of the Weekend by the Guardian.

Media call for Manchester United red but ignore Southampton man’s terrible...

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Reiss Nelson of Arsenal and Dusan Tadic of Southampton battle for possession during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Mark Hughes thinks that Jack Wilshere should have been sent off on Sunday but nobody seems to care that Dusan Tadic should have received two red cards for absolutely awful ‘tackles’.

Express create narrative using Liverpool to attack Arsenal

Arsenal players celebrate Ramsey's early goal during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL
What happens when Arsenal play really well, score four goals, including one of the best seen in many years, and their fans leave Ashburton Grove happy? Well, if you’re a journalist for the Express, you attack the same fans for not creating an atmosphere similar to the one at Anfield on Wednesday night.

Mesut Ozil criticised by major paper after CSKA performance for crazy...

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Mesut Ozil collected two assists against CSKA Moscow, probably should have had at least five and generally strutted around the Ashburton Grove pitch with a swagger his talent deserves, so of course the first thing you will want to do when talking about him is tell everybody he is a flattrack bully, right?

Journalist gives unbelievable Arsenal player ratings

Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey scores their third goal with this flick during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / IKIMAGES / Ian KINGTON
If you thought that Jack Wilshere had a poor game against CSKA Moscow while Aaron Ramsey blew them away then you are clearly not a reporter for the Mirror because they think the two players were at the same level on Thursday night.

So wrong: Journalist makes hilarious claim about former Arsenal player

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

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's mentality trashed

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

Report: Barcelona youngster wanted to replace Mo Salah at Liverpool asks...

Ousame Dembele has reportedly asked to be allowed to leave Barcelona to team up with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang according to the outlet in Spain that is obsessed with Karim Benzema joining Arsenal.

How Matteo Darmian to Arsenal rumour started with a mistake

SOLNA, SWEDEN - NOVEMBER 10: Matteo Darmian of Italy looks on during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier Play-Off: First Leg between Sweden and Italy at Friends Arena on November 10, 2017 in Solna, Sweden. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)
On Thursday evening a few outlets started reporting that Arsenal were confident of landing Matteo Darmian from Manchester United but it seems as if this has all stemmed from a mistake.

'Bitter' and 'Biased': Manchester United fans think Keown has an agenda...

Manchester United fans think Martin Keown has an agenda against Jose Mourinho, after a number of articles about the Portuguese manager losing the dressing room.

Something weird happens when you Google ‘English players who dive’

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I was compiling a reaction piece to the news that Danny Welbeck wouldn’t face any UEFA punishment for falling over in the box when I searched for ‘English players who dive’ on Google.

Oliver Holt makes spectacular Jose Mourinho claim while ignoring Arsenal fans'...

Oliver Holt, writing in the Mail on Sunday this weekend, has produced something rather special.

English outlet twists Everton comments to make it about Arsenal star

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
When I read the headline that Sam Allardyce has been 'dropping hints' that Everton are going to sign Jack Wilshere in the summer, I was pretty intrigued since that sounded more than a tad disrespectful, but it turns out this isn't the case.

7 UK papers label Danny Welbeck 'diver' despite Tottenham stars being...

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Dele Alli and Harry Kane dive on a weekly basis to win Spurs games yet when Danny Welbeck does it once suddenly it’s headline news and more important than Arsenal's fantastic Europa League win.

English journalist claims Arsene Wenger should replace Jose Mourinho

MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Arsene Wenger manager / head coach of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Manchester United should replace Jose Mourinho with Arsene Wenger, according to claims made in the English media on Wednesday.

Arsenal players hated Alexis Sanchez says Honigstein, 'they really wanted rid...

Raphael Honigstein has revealed that the Arsenal dressing room didn’t like Alexis Sanchez very much at all and that they were furious with his pretence that he was the only one working hard when stats showed he was doing the least.

Pundit says 6ft Premier League midfielder would walk into Arsenal’s team,...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Abdoulaye Doucoure of Watford in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Tim Sherwood believes that Watford’s Abdoulaye Doucoure would walk into the Arsenal side and that the Arsenal fans and Arsene Wenger would love to have him.

Journalist tells Arsenal fan favourite to be 'grateful'

Arsenal's English midfielder Jack Wilshere reacts after picking up an injury during the English League Cup final football match between Manchester City and Arsenal at Wembley stadium in north London on February 25, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Sunday Telegraph journalist, Sam Wallace, has hit out at Jack Wilshere as the midfielder refuses to sign a new deal with Arsenal.

talkSPORT suggest surgery for key Arsenal star but get it wrong

talkSPORT have hinted that Hector Bellerin could need surgery for the injury that has ruled him out of Arsenal’s trip to Milan but they made one massive assumption.

'Drink every time he falls': Italian media mock Arsenal striker

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
The Italian media have been poking fun at Danny Welbeck ahead of Arsenal's Europa League trip to Milan on Thursday.

Arsenal drama goes into overdrive: Players, manager, former chairman all have...

The players have held a meeting without Wenger to try and figure out a solution, the manager has held a meeting with the players to warn them their futures are at risk while Peter Hill-Wood has said Wenger has overstayed his welcome at the club as the soap opera that is Arsenal FC rolls on.

Silence over 10-year Tottenham trophy drought shows their size compared to...

On February 24th 2018, Tottenham Hotspur made it 10 years without a trophy, but you wouldn't have known it.

Journalist: 23% gender pay gap at FA no problem as it’s...

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 01: FA Chief Executive Martin Glenn speaks at a press conference as Gareth Southgate is unveiled as the new England manager at Wembley Stadium on December 1, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Charles Sale, writing in Friday’s Daily Mail, believes the gender pay gap at the FA, which currently stands at 23.2 per cent is not something they should be worried about because it’s less than the 31 per cent at the Lawn Tennis Association. 

‘It’s boring now’: Daily Mail journalists tear Arsene Wenger to shreds

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Arsene Wenger of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
The Daily Mail have put together an entire piece on whether Arsene Wenger's time at Arsenal should come to an end and, predictably, not a single one of their 'top reporters' believes the Frenchman should stay.

Arsenal squad no longer trust Wenger claims connected journalist

The Daily Mail’s Sam Mokbel, who covers Arsenal closely and seems to have more connections than ‘Arsenal man’ John Cross, has claimed that the Arsenal squad no longer believe that Arsene Wenger is the man to take the club forward.

'Feeble mentality': Arsenal fans slam fan favourite after pathetic comments

Jack Wilshere blamed refereeing decisions for Arsenal's result against Manchester City in the League Cup final, and fans weren't too happy about it.

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.

'They don't even play good football anymore': Media tear Arsenal to...

Arsenal's 3-0 defeat has left fans outraged and the media frothing at the mouth.

'Shameless': English media completely wrong as they turn on Arsenal star

After Arsenal's defeat to Manchester City in the League Cup final, many in the media chose to focus on Nacho Monreal's first-half dive, even though the Spaniard himself didn't claim a penalty.

Daily Mail plunge new depths by using Arsenal child

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The Daily Mail are featuring the image of a crying Arsenal child, taken from the TV coverage of Sunday’s final, to stick the boot in further.

'There are no rivals': Italian media shower ex-Arsenal star with praise

The Italian media's love-in with Wojciech Szczesny is still going strong with La Gazzetta dello Sport claiming the goalkeeper has 'no rivals' in Serie A at the moment.

Playing this blunder-prone star against Manchester City not the 'gamble' suggested

James Olley wrote in the Evening Standard thaJames Olley wrote in the Evening Standard that starting David Ospina in the League Cup final is a 'gamble' that isn't 'worth the risk', but is he being unfair on the keeper? t starting David Ospina in the League Cup final is a 'gamble' that's isn't 'worth the risk', but is he being unfair on the keeper?

Thierry Henry forced to explain himself after ‘brutal’ Neymar ‘advice’

Thierry Henry has been forced to explain his recent 'brutal advice' for Neymar after his comments were taken too seriously by the media.

Arsenal fans furious as FA show clear Manchester City bias

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For the second time this season, Manchester City players have received no punishment for their part in post-match and off-field fracas after the FA reviewed their cup tie against Wigan Athletic.

Timo Werner to Arsenal and how a transfer rumour was born

The media have heavily linked Arsenal to Timo Werner over the weekend, after a scout watched RB Leipzig play Napoli, but is that really where the club's interest lies?

Tottenham media coverage after FA Cup shame in stark contrast to...

The media coverage of Tottenham’s 2-2 draw away to Rochdale is completely different to when Arsenal bombed out of the FA Cup to Nottingham Forest.

3 unlikely Arsenal stars recognised by UEFA for outstanding performances, Mesut...

Despite having a great match against Östersunds FK on Thursday night, Mesut Ozil hasn't been chosen by UEFA for their Europa League team of the week.

German press aim huge digs at Aubameyang

Kicker claim Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is now not much more than a memory at Borussia Dortmund, after Michy Batshuayi's start with the club.

Özil receives praise from surprising source after magnificent display in Östersund

Mesut Özil received some rare praise from the media for his performance on Thursday night against Östersunds FK. 

Embarrassing 'cowards' who are 'getting worse': Pundit destroys Arsenal and it's...

Jamie Carragher feels Arsenal have gotten worse since last season, and that finishing in the top four is impossible for them.

L'Equipe name this Arsenal star as flop of the weekend

French newspaper L'Equipe have identified Alexandre Lacazette as one the of the flops of the weekend after his misses against Tottenham.

Aubameyang’s former coaches lift lid on what controversial striker is really...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides fourth goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
An eye-opening piece from Sam Wallace for the Daily Telegraph has lifted the lid on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, his career before he became one of the best strikers in Europe, and following in his father's footsteps.

Arsenal and Tottenham full-time 'brawl': Who said what + what really...

Jack Wilshere and Erik Lamela were reportedly part of a 'brawl' after the final whistle on Saturday.

L'Equipe label £52.6m Arsenal the 'new Olivier Giroud'

Sunday's edition of L'Equipe has described Alexandre Lacazette as the 'new Giroud' after his poor 25-minute performance against Tottenham.

Top journalist backs Wenger dive comments before blasting Pochettino

Top sports journalist Paul Hayward has laid into Mauricio Pochettino for his stance on diving, which the Spurs boss shockingly revealed this week.

Hilarious journalist names Kane ‘hero’ and Aubameyang ‘flash’ ahead of Tottenham-Arsenal...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
In a piece for the Daily Mail, writer Sami Mokbel has done a pretty solid job of painting Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as the villain ahead the North London Derby on Saturday.

Journalist asks Arsene Wenger ridiculous question about Tottenham manager’s ‘success’

Arsene Wenger believes Mauricio Pochettino has done a good job since arriving in the Premier League.

It's happened again: Journalists give Arsenal 0% chance of making top...

There aren't many people around who rate Arsenal's chances of returning to the top four this season. 

Daily Star show little interest in Alexis Sanchez’s guilty plea and...

Alexis Sanchez accepted a suspended 16-month prison sentence this week and the Daily Star found it hardly worth a mention.

3 in: Arsenal savaged despite dominating BBC Team of the Week

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides fourth goal with teammates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Aaron Ramsey, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have been named in the BBC's team of the week.

The Sun publish Aubameyang hatchet story: Is it what it seems?

The S*n have targeted Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for their latest hatchet job the day after he scored his first goal for the club and it appears as if the story might be overblown to say the least. Shocking, I know!

Why is this Spanish publication so obsessed with Benzema moving to...

Few outlets know how to peddle a Benzema to Arsenal story like Don Balon.

Mkhitaryan 'delighted': Arsenal players extremely happy on Twitter after spanking Everton

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides fourth goal with teammates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Arsenal's new signings took to social media to express their delight at their first match at the Emirates Stadium, after the Gunners won 5-1 against Everton.

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...

All blame, no credit: L’Equipe question media coverage of Arsenal’s window

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Arsene Wenger is receiving the blame for poor performances on the pitch and none of the credit for improved performances off of it says L'Equipe in an editorial on Saturday.

The media hate Wenger: Their treatment of Poch, Klopp and Guardiola...

Arsene Wenger's relationship with the British press has always been somewhat rocky but, when you observe how they treat other managers, you really get a sense that they intensely dislike the Frenchman.

Arsenal captain calls out casual sexism from BBC

Arsenal Women captain Alex Scott was forced to shut down the BBC on Twitter, after their social media employee made a rather disappointing error.

Journalist hails unsung Arsenal star with excellent piece but there's a...

i Newspaper journalist, Jonathan Liew, has written a great piece on the unsung Arsenal hero that is Nacho Monreal but he's got one fact wrong...

What to watch: Wednesday’s guide to Arsenal on TV and Radio

Here is your comprehensive daily round-up of Arsenal-related programmes on radio and TV for Wednesday, January 24.

2 reasons why not: Pundits question why Arsenal aren't in for...

Pundits are struggling to understand how Riyad Mahrez looks set to stay at Leicester after yet another transfer window.

What to watch: Tuesday’s guide to Arsenal on TV and Radio

Here is your comprehensive daily round-up of Arsenal-related programmes on radio and TV for Tuesday, January 23.

107 players in final year of contract: Why did media focus...

Despite 107 players entering into the final year of their contracts this term, the media appear to have only focused on a small handful, including Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.

What to watch: Wednesday’s guide to Arsenal on Radio and TV

Here is your comprehensive daily round-up of Arsenal-related programmes on radio and TV for Wednesday, January 16.

Manchester United reportedly approached Manchester City-target a year ago

Manchester United reportedly first approached Alexis Sanchez's representatives over a move in the summer, despite Manchester City being ahead in the race for his signature.

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.

Untrustworthy reports of Arsenal's interest in €60m striker

Arsenal reportedly want to replace Alexis Sanchez with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, but the rumour seems to have stemmed from one untrustworthy source.

Exclusive: Arsenal forward's agent rubbishes claims from Italy

Theo Walcott’s agent Warwick Horton has denied telling Italian outlet, Tuttomercatoweb, that Walcott wanted to play in Serie A.

Hilarious but sad: Arsenal fans imagine right-wing media headlines after Elneny...

Arsenal fans have been coming up with ways the right-wing media outlets can twist Mohamed Elneny trolling Alexis Sanchez into something more sinister and it's pretty hilarious, if a little sad.

Express go to ridiculous lengths to put Tottenham top and Arsenal...

The Express have finally managed to find a way for Tottenham to top the Premier League table and it involves going to Brexit-y lengths.

This is why Jamie Redknapp is wrong in his praise of...

Jamie Redknapp says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is a completely different player under Jurgen Klopp, but are his claims true that the former Gunner was standing still at Arsenal?

Best ever seen: Pundit makes strong claim about Manchester City and...

Manchester City need to win the league unbeaten and in style if they want to be considered alongside the Invincibles, according to Dietmar Hamann.

5 things we learned from Arsene Wenger’s press conference

Arsene Wenger addressed issues about Olivier Giroud's playing time, contract situations, his team's defenders and sumo wrestling.

Daily Express embarrass themselves over Arsenal banter with Gary Lineker

The Daily Express have missed the point, after Arsenal fans jokingly tweeted Match of the Day on Saturday to complain at the Gunners' omission on the show despite not even playing.

Giggs explains why Manchester City can't be compared to the Invincibles...

Ryan Giggs claims that Manchester City can't be compared to the likes of Manchester United and Arsenal's Invincibles because they're yet to experience the kind of success these two clubs have.

Media troll Arsenal fans with Tottenham’s Champions League earnings but forget...

Spurs have made significantly more money than Arsenal in Europe this season and the press are letting us know about it, but it won't be nearly enough to make up for the last 20 years.

A marvel: Chilean media continue to be delusional about Alexis at...

Chilean media hailed Alexis as a 'marvel in an Arsenal jersey' after the game against Manchester United despite him losing possession 34 times. 

Pundits agree Arsenal man punished for his honesty against Manchester United

A number of TV pundits say Danny Welbeck shouldn't have got up after being fouled in the area against Manchester United, and that the striker was punished for his honesty.

Go back to Germany: Pundit explains why Manchester United manager doesn't...

Ray Wilkins is convinced that Manchester United won't sign Mesut Ozil because they don't actually want him.

Pundits tips unlikely outcome for Arsenal v Manchester United

Michael Owen believes Manchester United will beat Arsenal on Saturday evening.

Pundit says Manchester United manager would be happy with this result...

Mark Lawrenson reckons Jose Mourinho would settle for a point against Arsenal.

Media watch: Glaring difference between the Telegraph’s coverage of Arsenal and...

There was a notable difference in the way the Telegraph covered Arsenal and Manchester City on the weekend.

Just three Arsenal players feature in the Team of the Weeks...

Shkodran Mustafi, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez were all stand-out performers in the Premier League last weekend. 

Nonsense you won’t believe: Precious football journalists have meltdown over Arsenal...

When Arsenal's social media team trolled a Daily Mail journalist after their 2-0 win over Tottenham on Saturday, they probably weren't expecting their innocuous tweet to send a bunch of sports writers into a prolonged meltdown.

How bad did the media get their Arsenal-Tottenham predictions? We gathered...

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One of the best parts of Arsenal's 2-0 win over Tottenham on Saturday has been laughing at the journos, former players and pundits who predicted that the Gunners would be completely humiliated.

MOTD make Arsenal look lucky against Tottenham while Alan Shearer confuses...

Anyone who watched Match of the Day on Saturday night would have been confused

Leave: Sidelined Arsenal man needs manager who trusts him says pundit

Matt Le Tissier thinks Theo Walcott needs to leave Arsenal and find a manager who really believes in him.

Pundit: This underfire player just as important as Ozil or Alexis...

Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey jumps over the save from Chelsea's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge in London on September 17, 2017. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)
Aaron Ramsey's return to form and fitness has helped Arsenal enormously, says Andy Gray.

He 'feels' the club: Pundit hails Arsenal hitman for staying at...

Frank Lampard
Frank Lampard believes the best thing to happen to Arsenal over the summer was Olivier Giroud deciding not to leave.

Journalist calls on Arsenal to make crazy Liverpool signing

Football London journalist, Sam Inkersole, has suggested Arsenal should sign Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho.

BT Sport shock Arsenal fans by talking sense

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It's rare that I actually agree with a whole panel of football pundits yet here we are.

Pundit tells Arsene Wenger to use Aaron Ramsey like Chelsea man

Jamie Redknapp thinks Arsène Wenger should use Aaron Ramsey in the same way Chelsea used Frank Lampard.

BBC pundit claims Arsenal man signing of the season & digs...

Garth Crooks has hailed the free signing of Sead Kolasinac following his performance against Swansea.

“Sensational” Tottenham attendance against West Ham embarrassingly smaller than Arsenal’s lowest...

Tottenham have somehow been praised for the low attendance in their Carabao Cup against West Ham, after Arsenal received so much flak for their poor showing in the same competition last month.

Four Arsenal players feature in various Team-of-the-Week articles

Mesut Özil, Sead Kolašinac, Nacho Monreal and Alexis Sanchez have all featured in various team-of-the-week articles, after Sunday's 5-2 win over Everton.

Pundit claims Arsenal fans would rather see these 2 youngsters instead...

Matt Le Tissier thinks Arsenal fans would rather see youngsters like Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock given a chance in the league over the likes of Granit Xhaka and Mesut Özil.

Ray Wilkins believes this Arsenal player has gone backwards in his...

Ray Wilkins believes the Hector Bellerin of old would not have been beaten by Richarlison, which led to a penalty in Saturday's meeting with Watford.

Alan Pardew names what he believes Arsenal are "seriously lacking"

Arsene Wenger is being let down by a lack of leaders in his squad. That's the view of former Newcastle and Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew.

Pundit slams Arsenal for using this player out of position

Danny Murphy thinks Granit Xhaka is being played in the wrong position for Arsenal, as the Swiss international doesn't show enough awareness of defensive dangers.

Ossie Ardiles believes this Arsenal midfielder will shine for his country...

Former Tottenham player and manager Ossie Ardiles believes Wilshere can play for England again.

Media may have used ‘fake evidence’ to attack Arsenal over attendance...

Arsenal have frequently been accused of manipulating attendance figures but have the media been doing it too?

Former England youth manager declares what would be a good season...

Stuart Pearce thinks that a top four finish would represent a good season for Arsenal.

Pundit claims this Arsenal star doesn't deserve a place in the...

Robbie Savage doesn't think Mesut Ozil should be in the Arsenal starting XI.

Michael Owen and Robbie Savage talk nonsense about Arsenal

Michael Owen believes there's no reason for Alexis to stay at Arsenal, while Robbie Savage claims Arsenal are a "million miles" away from the Premier League title.

Wilshere ‘angry’ at Wenger for loan move Jack wanted

Jack Wilshere is apparently still angry at Arsene Wenger for sending him out on loan last season, despite the fact that Jack admitted he was the one that wanted the loan move in the first place.

Are Arsenal really lucky with their cup draws like media claim?

Arsenal have been given a series of incredibly lucky (and easy) draws in cup competitions, according to the Daily Mail, but have they really?

Pundit makes daft Mesut Ozil claim

Ray Wilkins believes that Mesut Ozil should only play home games for Arsenal.

S*n plagiarise Telegraph to make irrelevant Arsenal story relevant again

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Ivan Gazidis is considering returning to the United States to become the new MLS commissioner, according to reports.

Arsenal 26-year-old's Instagram highlights new role at the club

Alexandre Lacazette's Instagram shows he's getting integrated with the Arsenal youth players, as well as the first-team, after his move to North London earlier in the summer.

These four Arsenal players break silence on 24-year-old's £40m move to...

Arsenal players have given their tributes to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, after the midfielder's deadline day move to Liverpool.

Revealed: This is the result after Arsenal supporters voted on 26-year-old's...

It seemed a polarising decision for Arsenal to sell defender Gabriel Paulista to Valencia this summer, and we at Daily Cannon conducted a poll to see whether fans backed the move.

Robbie Savage predicts where Arsenal will finish in the Premier League...

Robbie Savage reckons that Arsenal will finish fifth again this season, even with the addition of Alexandre Lacazette.

Wenger, Alexis and Arsenal ladies dominate press coverage

Three main stories dominate the papers today – Alexis returning to Arsenal, Arsene Wenger saying football has gone mad, and the Dutch, thanks to goals from two Arsenal players, knocking out England in the semi-final of the Euros.

‘Alexis will not be sold’: Arsenal have heard it all before

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Arsène Wenger's quotes from the past have been dug up and shared around social media, making supporters concerned that Alexis may be on the way out.

Lacazette, the bad tattoo, Darren Bent and a nice resolution –...

An Arsenal fan's promise to tattoo himself if Arsenal signed Lacazette has blown up in the past weeks, after the Gunners went ahead and bought the French international.

Full list of Twitter accounts from the Arsenal squad

Social media is a huge part of Women's football, boosting the game to a wider market as well as having closer communication with its supporters

Pundit explains why Arsenal will fail in the Premier League next...

Jamie Redknapp
In a surprising turn of events, a TV pundit has told the media that Arsenal will struggle to win the title this season.

"Yes please..... I want him....." Everton fans excited about Giroud rumours

Olivier Giroud
Having been linked with Giroud on Italian radio earlier in the week, Everton fans have started to get excited about the possibility of his signature.

"Delete....Stop it...." This Lacazette tweet has Arsenal fans furious

Alexandre Lacazette has joined Arsenal for a club record £46m, and it's fair to say Arsenal fans are pretty excited about it.

Xhaka lays down table-tennis challenge to his followers

Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka has been spending some of his time on holiday to practice table-tennis skills.

Reporter claims Arsenal have convinced red-hot winger to join them over...

Arsenal have reportedly convinced Thomas Lemar to leave Monaco for the sunny side of north London ahead of massive interest from Tottenham.

Revealed: The full draw for the UEFA Women’s U19 Championship in...

The draw for the UEFA Women’s U19 Championship took place at Belfast City Hall this afternoon, with host nation Northern Ireland, England and Scotland all involved.

Arsenal ridiculed on social media following cringe-worthy press release

Arsenal unveiled their PUMA home kit for the 2017/18 season but also issues a club statement in the form of a poem that has since been mocked on social media.

Arsenal launch new PUMA home kit for the 2017/18 season

Arsenal unveiled their PUMA strip for the 2017/18 campaign, featuring Alexis Sanchez, Petr Cech, Per Mertesacker, Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud in the promotional picture, among others.

English press criticise Arsenal for not trying to sign 79-goal striker...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
The English press have criticised Arsenal's "lack of ambition" due to the Gunners overlooking Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Arsenal have collected more red cards than any other Premier League...

Arsenal have collected the most red cards on opening day weekend than any other Premier League side.

West Ham fans getting excited after rumours of £20m move for...

Olivier Giroud
West Ham supporters are excited by the prospect of Olivier Giroud arriving at their club, with rumours of a bid being prepared.

Manchester City fans discuss signing Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez

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Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City is set to be this summer's prolonged transfer sagas, so just what do City fans think about it?

Pundit believes Arsene Wenger doesn't need another striker

ESPN journalist, Gabriele Marcotti, believes that Arsene Wenger doesn't need to buy another striker.

21-year-old Monaco midfielder keen on Arsenal over Tottenham, no Champions League...

Arsenal have been strongly linked with Monaco winger Thomas Lemar as have Tottenham, but the Gunners seem to be ahead of their north London rivals.

Arsenal interest cools in 23-year-old Francis Coquelin replacement

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina was reportedly a priority target for Arsenal, however interest has since cooled.

Tony Cascarino highly critical of Arsenal's transfer policy in his latest...

Tony Cascarino believes Arsenal shouldn't pursue Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez as the player has proven too inconsistent for a title-chasing side.

Former Arsenal striker criticises the club board for a lack of...

John Hartson, who played for Arsenal between 1995 and 1997, gave his thoughts about manager Arsene Wenger and his future at the club in a recent interview.

West Ham United making ambitious bid to sign Arsenal's talented playmaker

Jack Wilshere
Arsenal and England playmaker Jack Wilshere is reportedly a target for West Ham United.

Barcelona and Arsenal fighting it out for the 2015/16 PFA Player...

Barcelona will compete with Arsenal for the signature of Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez this summer.

Inter Milan bid £61.5m for the Arsenal-linked Italian international

Andrea Belotti
Torino have reportedly rejected a huge player-plus-cash bid from Inter Milan for striker Andrea Belotti.

Arsenal's contract rebels demanding £18m-a-year to stay at the Emirates

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez
Arsenal's star duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil reportedly want £350k-per-week to sign new deals.

Bayern Munich competing with Arsenal for £30m Bundesliga star

LEIPZIG, GERMANY - MARCH 18: Emil Forsberg of RB Leipzig arrives for the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Bayern Muenchen at Red Bull Arena on March 18, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)
A day after news broke of interest from Arsenal on Emil Forsberg, the Leipzig winger is reported to be the subject of a £30m bid.

Arsenal man previously linked with Barcelona could be leaving the Emirates...

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere reportedly fears being one of many players sold this summer as the Gunners look to trim their bloated squad.

Arsenal may have to triple Everton's bid to sign PFA Young...

Arsenal will reportedly have to triple Everton's "insulting" £8m bid to stand a chance of signing Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford this summer.

Arsenal teammate hints that Ozil is as languid as he's reported...

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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has described Mesut Ozil as a "silent assassin", revealing the playmaker "goes about his business quietly."

Arsenal legend draws parallels to Arsene Wenger's tenure and Groundhog Day

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Thierry Henry says Arsene Wenger must win the Premier League title after signing a new two-year-deal.

Arsenal, Chelsea and Man Utd alerted after Milan-bound midfielder has moved...

Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United may renew interest in Franck Kessie after the midfielder's move to AC Milan was called off due to issues over his real age.

"The club is bigger than individuals!" - Who is this Arsenal...

Arsenal legend Martin Keown has said Arsenal would be right to sell star duo Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.

Celeb Arsenal fan makes a bold promise after club's announcement on...

Celebrity Arsenal fan Piers Morgan has promised never to Tweet about manager Arsene Wenger again.

Spanish La Liga side keen on Arsenal defender this summer

Spanish La Liga side Valencia want to sign Arsenal's Gabriel Paulista as part of their defensive rebuild this summer.

Labour leader blasts Wenger Out brigade

Jeremy Corbyn has hit out against fans who are Wenger Out, following the announcement Arsene Wenger has signed a new deal at the club.

Arsenal man won't command a starting place if he joins Juventus

Wojciech Szczesny
Arsenal's Wojciech Szczesny could join Juventus this summer if he accepts being on the bench for the 2017/18 season.

Leicester City star confirms intention to leave club as Arsenal renew...

Riyad Mahrez has announced his intention to leave Leicester City to pursue new challenges.

Fan TV presenter makes honest admission about Arsene Wenger

Arsenal Fan TV's Robbie fears fans could revolt if Arsenal start poorly next season.

Liverpool leading the race to sign Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester City...

Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk is keen to work with Jurgen Klopp and could chose Liverpool over three other Premier League clubs, according to reports.

Manchester City to try for Arsenal star - not Alexis

Hector Bellerin is subject to interest from Manchester City once more.

Bayern Munich turn to Chelsea man as Alexis backup

The Bundesliga Champions could turn their attention to Chelsea's Willian if they fail to land Alexis Sanchez.

Arsenal consider going back for Leicester man who said no last...

Arsenal have renewed their interest in Riyad Mahrez, according to the Daily Mirror.

Arsenal star: It was a little bit of a shock

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had joked about playing at left back this season, but found himself playing there in the biggest game of the season.

Arsenal's transfer kitty details 'leaked'

Arsene Wenger will have a transfer kitty of £100 million should he stay on as Arsenal manager according to reports in today's press.

Arsenal prepare ‘record breaking’ offers for world class duo Ozil and...

Mesut Ozil Alexis Sanchez
Arsenal are preparing to offer Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez record-breaking contracts to keep them at the club.

New manager at Athletic Bilbao keen to finally land Arsenal star

La Liga club Athletic Bilbao are still interested in Nacho Monreal, a player they've tried to sign a number of times, believing this could be the summer.

Mesut Ozil mocks 'experts' after Chelsea win

Mesut Ozil has mocked so-called experts for their FA Cup final predictions.

Daily Star name Arsenal duo as a 'disgrace' to the Premier...

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
The Daily Star produced an article entitled "The 27 worst signings to (dis)grace the Premier League this season," and, they've included both Lucas Perez and Jack Wilshere.

Tottenham and the media shame themselves over Campbell chants

Sol Campbell Tomas Rosicky
When I heard the Tottenham fans singing about Sol Campbell on Sunday at White Hart Lane, my ears picked up.

Tottenham shame themselves with Campbell chants and media silence deafening

Sol Campbell Tomas Rosicky
Tottenham fans shamed themselves at White Hart Lane as they sang the most disgusting song about Sol Campbell, and the media chose to ignore it lest it go against the 'great Spurs day' narrative.

Liverpool pundit makes stupid comment about Arsenal player linked with Liverpool

Liverpool pundit, Phil Thompson, has called on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to leave Arsenal lest he becomes like Theo Walcott.

Arsenal pair make TOTW as BBC man calls for Ozil to...

Arsenal team of the week
Garth Crooks has named Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in his Team of the Week, continuing his tradition of picking mostly players who were on the TV.

Arsene Wenger's Chelsea comments misrepresented

Arsene Wenger commented that Chelsea might find things slightly tougher next season having to incorporate Champions League football into their schedule and this has, of course, been twisted.

Mirror’s latest Arsenal board/Wenger/Henry story stinks

Arsene Wenger is blocking the return of Thierry Henry according to a story in the Mirror which absolutely stinks of agenda.

Redknapp: Arsenal's defence belongs in the bottom 8

Harry Redknapp reckons that Arsenal's back four without Laurent Koscielny could belong to a bottom eight Premier League team.

Former Chelsea man: Arsenal supporters should be very very disappointed

Chelsea legend, Marcel Desailly, believes that Arsenal will have to withstand a couple of difficult seasons after Arsene Wenger leaves.

Ivan Gazidis briefs Mirror again with whopping £200m warchest story

The Mirror ran a story today (12 April) that Arsenal are planning to splurge a whopping £200m this summer.

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?

Carragher: Arsenal players like Chelsea when they wanted rid of Mourinho

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Jamie Carragher accused the Arsenal players of ‘chucking it’ against Crystal Palace on Monday night, saying they look as if they want rid of the manager.

Arsenal annoy BBC MOTD by being good against West Ham

BBC's Match of the Day reached new levels of ridiculousness on Wednesday night with their analysis of Arsenal's game against West Ham. The highlight's package...

BBC MOTD reach new levels of ridiculousness with Arsenal v West...

BBC's Match of the Day reached new levels of ridiculousness on Wednesday night with their analysis of Arsenal's game against West Ham.

Pundits agree damage at Arsenal means even manager change won’t make...

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Gary Neville believes that even if Arsenal get rid of Arsene Wenger they won’t win the league while other pundits think Arsenal have fallen too far behind now.

Gary Neville tears Arsenal trio apart: But he’s wrong about two

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Gary Neville didn’t hold back when it came to post-Manchester City analysis, picking out Laurent Koscielny, Theo Walcot and Mesut Ozil for special criticism.

Arsenal work out how to spin Wenger’s new contract for fans

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News this week has focused on Arsene Wenger signing a new deal and reports claimed that the club were simply looking for a way to spin’ it for the fans so that it doesn’t cause a riot.

Watch – BTSport reporter fails to ask Wenger one single match-related...

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Arsene Wenger spoke to BTSport immediately after his win over Lincoln City and of course the reporter couldn't help himself and had to ask about his future, completely ignoring the game.

CNN use Jenga to explain what’s happening at Arsenal

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There are many ways of describing to people what is happening at Arsenal, but CNN thought using Jenga would be the best way of doing it.

Arsenal offer Ozil £280kpw after he rejects £200k but that's not...

Arsenal have apparently offered Mesut Ozil £280k per week to sign on at Arsenal after he reportedly turned down an offer over £200k.

Wenger out – How the back pages covered Arsenal’s latest Bayern...

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A few of the papers couldn't wait to use a 'WENGER OUT' headline on their back pages after Arsenal crashed out of Europe in the last 16 for the seventh season in a row.

Alexis Sanchez wants return to Spain - report

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The journalist who recently wrote an opinion piece claiming that Sean Dyche should be made Arsenal manager now wants us to believe he has an EXCLUSIVE regarding Alexis Sanchez’s future – and that he’s off to Spain.

No evidence ‘nasty’ transfer tussle between Arsenal and Manchester City is...

Arsenal and Manchester City are said to be involved in a ‘nasty’ transfer tussle over 16-year-old winger, Jadon Sancho, but there is no evidence to support this assertion.

Arsenal midfielder injury update clarified

On Thursday afternoon reports started to appear claiming that Mohamed Elneny would miss the next three weeks for Arsenal with an ankle injury.

Media give more space to Arsene Wenger than Donald Trump –...

Donald Trump Arsenal Arsene Wenger
The day after the Bayern result, I said on Twitter that it was becoming increasingly hard to tell if people were ranting about Donald Trump or Arsene Wenger on Twitter.

‘It’s his problem, not mine’ says Arsene Wenger’s brother

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Arsene Wenger’s brother, Guy, has been speaking to the Mirror about the manager’s future, begging the immediate question – why the hell are the Mirror speaking to Wenger’s family members?

Sutton fans furious with Sun sponsorship for Arsenal game

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In a game awash with money, the FA have made it so that Sutton United need to turn to a one-off sponsorship deal with The S*n to try and cash in on their tie with Arsenal – and many of their fans aren’t happy.

Midfielder NOT pushing to leave Arsenal, new deal already official

Metro are reporting that Santi Cazorla's reps are pushing for a move, basing their claims on reports from Turkey.

Wenger pleas, pledges and predictions – What the back pages say

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The papers, as you all know, love nothing more that a bit of hyperbole to start the day.

Arsenal players in 'dressing-room row' story not all it seems

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In a special ‘Arsenal in crisis’ section, the Arsenal-obsessed Daily Mail have an EXCLUSIVE today claiming something every other paper is reporting as well – that Arsene Wenger will step down in the summer.

Arsene Wenger to make ‘clean break’ with Arsenal in summer

A number of stories around today are claiming that Arsene Wenger will not be offered a role upstairs when he leaves Arsenal, with the club and manager going for a ‘clean break’.

How the back pages dealt with Arsenal’s embarrassment

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It was total humiliation once again against Bayern Munich and while we normally groan about the papers and their back pages, it's hard to disagree with any of them this morning.

Daily Mail make another big Arsenal issue out of nothing

David Ospina throws
The Daily Mail are trying to turn Arsene Wenger’s decision to play David Ospina in the Champions League into something it’s not – namely something to anger fans.

Harry Redknapp finally works out way for Tottenham to finish above...

Thierry Henry
Harry Redknapp decided this was the weekend he should declare that Tottenham will definitely finish above Arsenal and now he thinks Thierry Henry, with his zero managerial experience, should replace Arsene Wenger.

Jamie Redknapp admits actually watching Arsenal player helps when talking about...

Jamie Redknapp
Jamie Redknapp has used his column in the Daily Fail to explain how he thought Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain would have to leave Arsenal to further his career but now that he’s watched him he thinks he should be the future of Arsenal’s midfield.

Banned! Liverpool ban The Sun from Anfield and training ground

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Liverpool have finally taken a huge step to deal with the lies printed in tabloids by banning the Sun from all club premises.

Twisted - Laurent Koscielny’s team selection comments – what he really...

On Tuesday every outlet online seemed to be reporting that Laurent Koscielny had criticised Arsene Wenger’s team selection against Chelsea at the weekend.

Italian in ‘advanced discussions’ with Arsenal

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The Express are today claiming an EXCLUSIVE that Juventus boss, Massimiliano (Max) Allegri, is in ‘advanced discussions’ with Arsenal about taking over from Arsene Wenger when his contract runs out.

Press lie about Jose Mourinho’s call for Wenger ban

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Jose Mourinho did not seem to call for a ban for Arsene Wenger despite many press outlets screaming at us that he did.

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?

Arsene Wenger facing removal from EU after spat with Anthony Taylor

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Arsene Wenger could be forced to leave the EU for up to eight Arsenal matches as the media demand respect for officials lest his actions distract from the vitriol they spew about the vulnerable on a regular basis.

Granit Xhaka's red cards and suspensions - how many really?

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Immediately after Granit Xhaka’s red card against Burnley, which will see him serve a 4-game ban, a host of stats started flying round about how many games and red cards he’s had over the past two or three seasons.

Arsenal dominate BBC Team of the Week

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After moaning recently about Garth Crooks Team of the Week because he wasn’t picking Arsenal players, this week I’m going to complain because he did.

0 Arsenal players, 4 Tottenham in BBC Team of the Week...

Arsenal team of the week
Garth Crooks has picked not one single Arsenal player from this weekend’s action in his Team of the Week, which is fair enough, but did Spurs really deserve four?

Tabloids play on Arsenal fans’ fears with Alexis story

I’ve been watching the tabloids with something of an interested eye ever since Arsenal drew 3-3 with Bournemouth and they have not disappointed with their balls.

Are Arsenal fans really criticising Giroud like The Sun claims?

Olivier Giroud scores Arsenal's dramatic equaliser against Bournemouth
The Sun are running an article which has a headline that screams “HERO TO ZERO Bournemouth 3 Arsenal 3: Fans blast Olivier Giroud’s scorpion celebration for wasting time,” so I wondered what was really going on?

Wenger on Oxlade-Chamberlain to Liverpool & Ozil/Sanchez contracts

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Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday morning and, as usual, they had to ask about the situation with the contracts of a few players.

Guardian name Alexis best Premier League player 2016, Koscielny rank hilarious

Alexis Sanchez
The Guardian have listed their top 100 footballers of 2016 and Alexis Sanchez is the first Premier League player to make an appearance on the list in ninth place.

Where’s Lucas? BTSport pundit wonders where Arsenal forward went

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Rio Ferdinand took UK TV punditry to new levels of ignorance on Wednesday night when he admitted he’s been wondering where Lucas Perez has been for the last few weeks.

Sun make ridiculous Alexis Sanchez claims

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
The Sun are reporting that Alexis Sanchez is demanding £250k a week from Arsenal and that he hasn’t ruled out a move to China in what is a story just overflowing with bull.

David Alaba doesn’t express any Arsenal or Manchester preference but…

David Alaba
Reports were everywhere on Saturday claiming that David Alaba would prefer a move to Arsenal rather than Manchester United, but things weren't quite as they seemed

What's the point of the Sun's hatchet job on Manchester United...

Wayne Rooney, Jack Wilshere
The Sun are today running an EXCLUSIVE which has pictures of Wayne Rooney, England captain, absolutely bladdered while in his England garb.

Scottish press hail Celtic man as ‘better than Ozil’

Mesut Ozil
Mesut Ozil may have stolen all the headlines on Tuesday night with his wondergoal against Ludogorets, but the press in Scotland are claiming that Celtic's Scott Brown is better than Ozil

Arsenal forward NOT ruled out for six weeks – the facts

Lucas perez injury
Stories flooded the internet on Thursday afternoon claiming that Lucas Perez is out for six weeks after doing his ankle ligaments against Reading.

Redknapp attempts to read Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s mind, gets it wrong

Harry Redknapp has written a column for The London Evening Standard in which he tells us exactly what Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain wants – without even speaking to the player.

Why isn't Manchester United mega signing being criticised like Ozil despite...

Paul Pogba, once again, failed to show up for Manchester United, prompting many Arsenal fans to ask – where is all the heavy criticism of United’s player?

Media show their Arsenal hypocrisy once again over Chelsea selfie

After Chelsea destroyed Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening, the Chelsea players posted a picture of themselves celebrating in the dressing room, so they were widely criticised, right?

Wilshere bites back at ex-Tottenham man’s ridiculous comments

Jack Wilshere has rubbished Jamie Redknapp’s assertions that the midfielder’s time is over at Arsenal.

Arsenal goalkeeper interest doesn’t track

Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Fiorentina’s 17-year-old goalkeeper, Giacomo Satalino, but when I tried to track the rumour to its source I found myself going round in circles.

More ex-Tottenham nonsense as 2 write Wilshere off at Arsenal

Jamie Redknapp and Tim Sherwood believe that Jack Wilshere has no future at Arsenal and that the player will realise he has to move from the club in order to have a career.

Photo: Arsenal players pose in dressing room, pundit fury imminent

Arsenal celebrated bashing Ludogorets in the Champions League by six goals to nil by posting a picture of themselves looking happy that is certain to annoy every sour-faced Manchester United pundit in the media.

Chelsea player’s ‘brutal takedown’ of Arsenal fan hilariously pathetic

If you saw the headlines, you were no doubt expecting something immense from Michy Batshauyi’s ‘brutal takedown’ of an Arsenal fan on Twitter. You would be disappointed.

Manchester journalist claims Bellerin’s ‘destiny’ lies at Manchester City as Guardiola...

Hector Bellerin
Stuart Brennan, writing in the Manchester Evening News, believes that it is Hector Bellerin’s ‘destiny’ to head north to join Pep Guardiola, Mikel Arteta, and Bacary Sagna at Manchester City.

Are Manchester City and Barcelona really forcing Arsenal to act over...

Reports were everywhere on Monday that Arsenal were set to offer Hector Bellerin a new five-year deal to ward off interest from Manchester City, Pep ‘grubby hands’ Guardiola and his former 'more than a club,' Barcelona.

The Sun name Ozil as flop of the weekend – why...

Mesut Ozil
I know, I know, nobody should listen to what the Sun has to say, but the problem is, millions of people do, so their bull needs to be addressed.

TOTW madness as random Arsenal player included but Mirror blanks them...

Arsenal team of the week
If there’s one thing we can all agree on it’s that Arsenal battered Chelsea, so it’s somewhat surprising to see Petr Cech, who faced only two on-target shots in 90 minutes, included in Garth Crooks BBC Team of the Week.

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.

Mesut Ozil v Manchester United's Paul Pogba – The media narratives...

Are they really so different as to justify the completely different way they've been treated by the press?

European media eat up fake Arsenal resignation story

It's good to know it’s not just the UK press that have a problem with their ability to know when something is a pile of bull or not.

Hull City want Arsenal man as Sun confuse website for footballer

Hull City are interested in taking Emiliano on loan for next season in what would represent an excellent opportunity for the youngster but leave Arsenal very short in the keeping department (Sun bit at the end).

Arsenal Celtic rumour a perfect example of transfer nonsense

With rumours everywhere, especially at this time of the year, we thought we’d take a look at one from a few months ago to see how it developed.

BBC did not call Vardy ‘former Leicester’ or ‘Arsenal’s’

Not long after full-time, when Jamie Vardy had come off the bench for England, to score their equaliser against Wales, reports started appearing that the BBC had made a bit of a whoospie. Did they really?

Ozil: I am lucky to be at Arsenal, it is a...

Amid reports that he’s stalling on a new deal with his eyes trained elsewhere, Mesut Ozil took time out from his international duties to hail Arsenal and Arsene Wenger.

Ozil’s contract – What’s really happening

Mesut Ozil
On Thursday afternoon there were reports everywhere that Mesut Ozil was refusing to discuss a new contract with Arsenal. EVERYBODY PANIC!

Wilshere told to stay indoors after being close to incident

Jack Wilshere has been ordered to remain indoors with the curtains drawn at all times lest he be seen outside when he is unable to play football.

Independent attack Arsenal, Leicester, for doping by mentioning them in headline

The big story on Sunday was, no doubt, the allegations that some Arsenal players, along with Chelsea, Leicester City and Birmingham City ones, have been a little bit naughty when it comes to following the anti-doping regulations.

Henry: These three things are why Iwobi is perfect kids rolemodel

Alex Iwobi is the hottest thing at Arsenal at the minute. The 19-year-old’s first goal for the club he has been at since he was...

Mesut Ozil parks car, becomes news story

Mesut Ozil
I know I shouldn’t be surprised by this sort of thing, but I am. As I was hunting around the internet for things about Arsenal,...

Neil Ashton reveals Ozil comment regret

Ever since he wrote that Mesut Ozil was ‘nicking a living’, the Daily Mail’s Neil Ashton has taken a hell of a lot of...

Stats: Mesut Ozil makes former Liverpool man look stupid after Manchester...

Mesut Ozil
Isn’t life just like that? You go and put your opinions out there and along comes a footballing genius to make you look like a...

This Arsenal star is better than Ozil - Former Liverpool man

Craig Bellamy has got his new life as a Sky Sports pundit underway by claiming that Aaron Ramsey is better than Mesut Ozil. Here at...

Ridiculous fury everywhere with footballers set to take plane to football...

Arsenal are flying to Norwich for Sunday's game. Get over it. For some reason this news has been met with incredulity, but it makes perfect...

Giroud claims Arsenal can win quadruple, doesn’t really

Where would we be if hyperbole was removed from football? In a dark, dark place, that's where. So, of course, after thrashing Manchester United, beating Bayern...

Why are the media obsessed with Arsene Wenger’s coat?

Now that autumn is well and truly with us and there is a nip in the air, that can only mean one thing –...

Arsenal legend makes ludicrous claim about title bid

An exciting 3-0 win against Manchester United was brilliant on Sunday, but there's a lot of work to be done. The Gunners beat Leicester City...

Wenger is the last person to blame for Chelsea defeat

Amazingly, Arsène Wenger is receiving criticism from some quarters after Saturday's defeat to Chelsea. Arsenal had been more than just in the game for the...

Why Arsenal turning down Cavani doesn’t make sense

With Arsenal fans still smarting after the close of the transfer window, the 'news' that they turned down Edinson Cavani will not help matters. According...

Former England goalkeeper thinks Chelsea's Begovic is better than Cech

by Lewis Ambrose It is safe to say that Arsenal fans were pleased to see the club sign goalkeeper Petr Čech from Chelsea. The excitement to...

Two Arsenal players named in worst signings of 14/15

The Telegraph have compiled a list of the Top 20 worst signings of the season and have picked two Arsenal newbies to include in...

Henry: Chelsea legend made it through hard work

Thierry Henry hasn't impressed too many with some of his comments on Super Sunday, and had plenty of praise for Chelsea legend Frank Lampard this...

Ex-Arsenal man implies Gunners no goal threat ahead of Manchester United

Paul Merson has been talking to Sky Sports about Arsenal's match at Old Trafford on Sunday and guess what? He predicts an Arsenal loss. In...

Former Arsenal man: It’s got to change at Arsenal

We haven't even got to the end of this season and already people are calling for this, that and the other for next. 'It's got...

Piers Morgan claims credit for Ramsey's good form

In Pier Morgan's column for the Daily Mail this weekend, he tries to laugh off any tension that may have arisen between him and...

Liverpool legend: Wenger holds Arsenal back

Jamie Carragher believes that Arsene Wenger holds Arsenal back, especially in the transfer market. Speaking on Monday Night Football, the former defender claimed that Arsene...

Pundit encourages Arsenal debt to sign players

Jamie Carragher lives in la la land. In his world, Arsenal should sign Petr Cech, Paul Pogba, Diego Godin and 'Luis Suarez, Sergio Aguero or...

When is an Arsenal fact not a fact? When it's in...

Perhaps I was misinformed. I always thought that a fact was a tangible thing that could be tested and shown to stand up to scrutiny. That...

Pundits discuss Arsenal's slow start, fail to mention injuries

I like watching Sunday Supplement, though I'm not sure why. Three journalists join Neil 'nicking a living' Ashton every week to discuss football and, more...

Pundit defends comments that Liverpool man is better than Ozil

Michael Owen doesn't know when to just keep quiet and he's making a bad situation worse.

Why does Mesut Ozil divide opinion so much?

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

Did Wenger really call Leonardo Jardim a 'liar'?

Arsene Wenger and Leonardo Jardim's spat seems set to continue, so what's really going on?

Busted! German manager proves press wrong over Ozil claims

Mesut Ozil has come in for intense criticism for going clubbing when he was supposed to be ill but it seems it has all been for nothing.

How close are Arsenal to actually signing Dybala?

More reports have emerged suggesting that Arsenal are about to make a move for Paulo Dybala.

Alan Shearer makes stupid Arsenal comment

Alan Shearer has been speaking about Arsenal.. We probably should just ignore him.

Who cares if Mesut Ozil went clubbing in Berlin?

Mesut Ozil went clubbing at the weekend and we're supposed to be horrified because he's meant to be ill.

The stats that shatter an Arsenal myth

Have Arsenal fallen off regularly in the Barclay's Premier League? We seem to hear it regularly, but is it really true?

Gunners 'disgrace' stark contrast with Chelsea and Liverpool

In a week where Arsenal were ushered out of the Champions League, we look at why that exit has been roundly criticised compared to their English colleagues.

Paul Scholes: Arsenal are arrogant, attacks Ozil again

Paul Scholes doesn't like Arsenal and he really doesn't like Mesut Ozil.

Wenger forced to clarify Europa league comments proving people are stupid

Arsene Wenger had to clarify his statement that Arsenal would be better in the Europa League.

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.