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Youngsters start: Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal official teams

Arsenal team news
Arsenal travel to Sheffield tonight to face Wednesday for the first time since 2000. On a high after a few weeks which has seen them...

Arsenal legend: Gunners need to be more like Leicester

Arsenal legend, Ian Wright, doesn't believe Arsenal showed enough desire to win the title over Leicester City this season.

Team news: Koscielny could return against Newcastle, Welbeck update

Arsenal injury news
Arsene Wenger has given the latest updates ahead of Arsenal's game against Newcastle this weekend. With Per Mertesacker missing the Liverpool game with illness and...

Chasing consecutive wins: Arsenal predicted lineup, injury news & Watford opposition...

Arsenal travel to the Global Metcorp Stadium to face Watford Women in the Continental Cup on Thursday evening, and are on the verge of qualifying for the quarter-finals.

Boss hails ‘classy’ midfield star after Liverpool win

Arsene Wenger has been singing Mesut Ozil's praises after his performance against Liverpool.

Watch: Wenger optimistic on new arrivals ahead of deadline day

Arsene Wenger spoke to the press immediately after the final whistle at Newcastle on Saturday afternoon. The boss hailed the maturity and intelligence of his side...

Loan watch – Goal and assist for Arsenal man in 3-0...

Joel Campbell
Joel Campbell helped himself to a goal and an assist as Sporting CP beat Arouca 3-0 on Sunday evening.

Arsenal midfielder says he will decide future in summer

Jack Wilshere
Jack Wilshere has admitted that he has not made a decision about his future and he will sit down to think about it in the summer.

Bonus podcast: Arsenal v FC Basel discussion with Swiss football researcher

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Stephen is joined by Football Manager's Swiss researcher Oliver Zesiger, to discuss Arsenal's next Champions League opponents. Eder Balanta and Breel Embolo get mentioned...

Why isn't this awful Tottenham stat talked about more?

Did you know that Mauricio Pochettino has only won one away game out of 17 played against the Premier League's top six? Probably not.

New Arsenal contract for German star ‘just a formality’ - German...

Serge Gnabry’s people have let it be known in Germany that a new contract for the player at Arsenal is ‘just a formality’ after the Olympics as the player continues to be linked with a loan move to Hertha Berlin.

Arsenal end Manchester United unbeaten run as fans rediscover football joy:...

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 over.

Mesut Ozil issues cutting response to teammate's criticism

Mesut Ozil has, apparently, growled a response when asked about Jerome Boateng’s comments that claimed Germany were not good enough in the final third during their goalless draw with Poland on Thursday night.

Watch: Arsene Wenger’s pre-Newcastle press conference

Arsene Wenger met with the media on Thursday morning ahead of the Gunner's trip to Newcastle this weekend. Giving updates on the status of the...

Referee buys worst dive ever from Hull's man-of-the-match

Voted Hull's man of the match, Ahmed Elmohamdy had a relative decent evening, causing havoc with his crosses. Of course, he also tried to win...

Arsenal's talented young star must go out on loan again

Six months ago, I wrote a piece outlining the importance of talented winger Serge Gnabry gaining first-team experience at another Premier League club. After seamlessly settling into...

Koscielny in BBC TOTW but Cazorla omitted for Liverpool midfielder with...

Santi Cazorla
Garth Crooks left Santi Cazorla out of his BBC Team of the Week despite him outscoring Adam Lallana according to whoscored.com.

Events don’t come rarer than this: Arsenal player ratings v Brighton

Arsenal continued their good form with a 2-0 win over Brighton and Hove Albion. So how did the players do?

Massive blow for Arsenal ahead of Atletico match

Jan Oblak during the UEFA Champions League match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Club Atletico de Madrid at Allianz Arena on December 6, 2016 in Munich, Bavaria.
Arsenal fans across the world will be shattered to know that Jan Oblak has recovered from the calf injury that kept him out of action at the weekend and will be fit to start against the Gunners on Thursday night.

Arsenal goalkeeper admits forward holds onto ball too long

by Nia Griffiths Wojciech Szszesny has sung high praises of teammate Alexis Sanchez while still admitting the Chilean has a tendency to hold onto the...

Barcelona ease past Arsenal despite strong away showing

The famous front three of Neymar, Luis Suárez and Lionel Messi scored on Wednesday night as Barcelona beat Arsenal 5-1 on aggregate and eased...

Tottenham wanted it more than Arsenal says defender

Tottenham's Man of the Match against Arsenal, Jan Vertonghen, believes that his side won because they wanted it more than the Gunners.

Arsenal player ratings v Dinamo Zagreb: Özil and Alexis shine, Joel...

A strong performance and a 3-0 win against Dinamo Zagreb kept Arsenal's Champions League hopes alive on Tuesday night. The Gunners went into the game...

Tomas Rosicky confirms future plans after leaving Arsenal

Tomas Rosicky will not be hanging up his boots despite leaving Arsenal and heading to the Euros without a club.

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.

This is who Arsenal could face in the Europa League knockouts

Arsenal could end up being drawn against Champions League drop-outs in the first knockout round of the Europa League.

Roma select Arsenal man for Champions League play off

Wojciech Szczesny
Roma have named Wojceich Szczesny in their Champions League squad ahead of their qualifier on Wednesday night against Porto.

Arsenal pre-Tottenham team news: Koscileny news ‘positive’

Arsene Wenger met with the press ahead of Arsenal's crunch game at White Hart Lane this weekend.

Reading manager ups the stakes ahead of semi final

Before a match, it's not usual for a manager to act as if his side is guaranteed a win. Certainly, if your side is struggling...

Why we all loved Gabriel smashing Stoke's Arnautovic

We shouldn't like it, but we did. When Gabriel smashed his arm across the face of Stoke's Marko Arnautovic, Gooners the world over smiled. Some...

Ramsey unimpressed by Champions League draw

Aaron Ramsey didn't seem too impressed as the midfielder took to Twitter following the Champions League group stage draw. The Welshman did say he was...

Numbers show 80 points will win the league, but why?

A win against Aston Villa on Sunday sent Arsenal to the top of the Premier League table. They could yet be usurped by Leicester City,...

Allardyce’s record v Wenger doesn’t look good – Arsenal v Crystal...

Arsenal preview Crystal Palace
After a nervy 1-0 win over West Brom last time out, Arsenal will be hoping for easier going when they entertain Crystal Palace on New Year's Day.

What does this forward have to do to please Arsene Wenger?

When the teams were announced for Saturday’s game against Tottenham, most Arsenal fans were asking 'why no Joel Campbell?' The Costa Rican was a lonely...

Petr Cech trolls Tottenham despite losing

Petr Cech managed to get a dig in at Tottenham in his post-match interview when he said they were having their 'best season in the history of their club'.

Ray Parlour makes strong claim about Manchester City and Arsenal's Invincibles

Ray Parlour thinks Manchester City winning the league unbeaten this season would be an even bigger achievement than when the Gunners did it.

Iwobi or Ozil? Arsenal predicted 3-4-3 v Manchester City

Ahead of Arsenal's match against Manchester City, we're trying to predict how the Gunners will line up.

'I was more worried about Lokomotiv Moskva': Arsenal fans celebrate Europa...

Arsenal have been drawn against AC Milan in the final 16 of the Europa League and fans are strangely optimistic about the clash.

Ozil's understated class and the tactics behind Arsenal's 2-0 win over...

How Mesut Ozil shone once again and a look at the tactics behind Arsenal's win over Everton

Arsene Wenger post Manchester United reaction

Arsene Wenger spoke with the media immediately after his side grabbed a 1-1 draw at Old Trafford in the league on Sunday. Watching his side...

Arsenal player focus: Ozil on another planet against West Ham

It's no coincidence that when Mesut Ozil has a stunning match, the rest of the Arsenal team also buck up their ideas.

Leicester man apologises to Ramsey for horror tackle

Aaron Ramsey replied to a photo on Instagram to reveal that Danny Drinkwater apologised to him straight after the game for the horror tackle...

Arsenal Player Ratings: Santi Cazorla is better than all of you

Phew, we survived another nerve-wrecker at The Emirates as Arsenal managed to snatch a late win against Southampton, with both of our new signings getting their debuts.

Wenger to drop Giroud and give Englishman a chance - predicted...

Arsenal predicted lineup
After a flat display at Sunderland last Saturday, Arsène Wenger must be considering a few tweaks to his Arsenal side.

Arsenal v Stoke: Can we smash the Potters?

Arsenal match preview
Following the international break, Arsenal are finally back in action this weekend. Arsène Wenger's side will be looking for a first home win of the...

Watch: Toral scores again, is he due his Arsenal chance?

It's been a good season out on loan for Spanish midfielder Jon Toral, who still has an Arsenal future to fight for. A goal on...

Arsenal midfielder backs Bournemouth to do 'something special'

Jack Wilshere has backed his loan team, Bournemouth, to do something special after they beat Everton 1-0 on Saturday.

What we learnt: Arsenal vs MLS All-Stars

As Stephen Bradley already wrote this morning, we shouldn't read too much into what was partly an exhibition game for the MLS and partly an exercise in developing match fitness for Arsenal.

Player ratings: Iwobi shines in bright Arsenal performance

Who was the MOTM against Watford? We take a look at how the players did in the Premier League.

Arsene Wenger picks team to avoid in Europa League draw

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 15: Arsene Wenger of Arsenal greets Gennaro Gattuso fo AC Milan prior to the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger believes that Atletico Madrid are the team to avoid in the Europa League draw that takes place on Friday but there’s no real point worrying about it as there’s nothing you can do to influence who comes out of the hat.

Ashley Williams targets Arsenal clash as Everton’s turning point – again

Ashley Williams wants the Arsenal clash on Sunday to be Everton's turning point, just like last season.

Arsenal player ratings: Dismal Gunners deserved to lose at Southampton

Well, that was just about poor enough to ruin Christmas. With a chance to leap to the top of the Premier League table, Arsenal collapsed...

Walcott: That was the highlight of my career

Theo Walcott has revealed his career highlight to date, and it's not an Arsenal one.

Unbelievable stat proves why Giroud should start over Alexis

Following Olivier Giroud's Premier League brace against Sunderland on Saturday, an outstanding stat emerged.

Oxlade-Chamberlain dedicates victory over Manchester City to Arsenal fans

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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has dedicated Arsenal's stunning comeback against Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-finals to the fans.

Former Chelsea man warns Monaco not to underestimate Gunners

Ricardo Carvalho has warned his teammates about Arsenal ahead of their second-leg tie on Tuesday night. The former Chelsea man, who won the competition with...

Stat that proves Arsenal (and Liverpool) are terrible at penalties

It probably won't surprise you to know that there has been more penalties missed in clashes between Liverpool and Arsenal than any other fixture.

Wenger admits tactical focus will change v Chelsea and Bayern Munich

Arsène Wenger has talked about how the focus will change in the next couple of pre-season friendlies when Arsenal play against Bayern Munich and Chelsea.

Swiss media tank Granit Xhaka as Stoke man savaged

ROSTOV-ON-DON, RUSSIA - JUNE 17: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland shows appreciation to the fans after the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at Rostov Arena on June 17, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Granit Xhaka was given a terrible rating of just 3-4 after his performance against Brazil.

Henry: Arsenal can deliver a performance they won’t ever forget

Thierry Henry believes his former side can go to Monaco and defy the odds.

The stats that show Arsenal man is best in the league

Francis Coquelin is shining since his return to Arsenal, but do you know how well he's actually doing?

Loan watch: Wilshere impresses despite Bournemouth defeat at Middlesbrough

After an encouraging start to life on-loan on the south coast, there was an interesting test for Jack Wilshere as Eddie Howe's side travelled to the Riverside with a beatable opponent in their sights, but faced reinvigorated side after their draw against Arsenal last weekend.

Tottenham hotshot wastes his emotions after Arsenal draw

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Harry Kane has revealed that he was a ‘flood of emotions’ after scoring against Arsenal. His goal was not enough to win the match for the shadow dwellers.

The Ludogorets decision that cost Arsenal against Middlesbrough

Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny and Francis Coquelin
When you win and score six, it's easy to think that everything is rosy and that decisions which were questioned before kickoff didn't, ultimately matter.

Watch: Arsenal midfielder scores stunner then sprains ankle

Arsenal loan watch
It seems that you can take the boy out of Arsenal but not Arsenal out of the boy.

Arsenal 14/15 School Report: The Midfielders

As the season wraps up with a 12th FA Cup win and third-place league finish, we look at how the players did over the...

David Ornstein confirms Arsenal HAVE triggered Jamie Vardy release clause

If you thought Arsenal triggering Jamie Vardy's release clause was just one massive bit of banter, then hop off the banter bus because the Ornacle has spoken and it's true!

How Coquelin’s limitations were all too evident against Middlesbrough

Coquelin against Boro - compared to Gilberto
Francis Coquelin gets a hard time from a lot of Arsenal supporters for not being good enough but for what he is employed to do, the Frenchman is pretty darn decent at it.

Infograph: How did Arsenal’s players do on international duty?

Arsenal stats
We've made it through another interlull and can now focus on the upcoming Premier League game against Watford. With 12 senior players in action for...

Midfielder says he feels better with every game

Arsenal managed a third Premier League win of the season on Saturday to stay within five points of league leaders Manchester City. A slow start saw...

Arsenal all set for Tony Pulis to ruin things: West Bromwich...

Arsenal face West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates on Monday in the Gunners' sixth match of the season.

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.

Former Spurs man picks Arsenal star in his best XI

Only one Arsenal player featured in Harry Redknapp's Telegraph Team of the Week, as the former Spurs boss unsurprisingly chose a whole host of...

Full UEFA Nations League draw: England to face Spain in Group...

Gareth Southgate's England side were drawn in League A/Group 4 and will face Croatia & Spain. Group 1 features Netherlands, France & Germany. Ireland drew Wales in League B/Group 4.

Arsenal team news: Midfielder misses out on FA Cup trip thanks...

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger claims there are no new injuries going into our FA Cup replay against Hull on Tuesday night. The boss addressed the press ahead...

Hector Bellerin equals former Arsenal playmaker's assists

Hector Bellerin has equalled Cesc Fabregas' assists for this season so far: four. The right-back chalked up his fourth against Everton in the Premier League...

'Terminate his contract': Arsenal fans sick of 27-year-old after huge miss...

MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal reacts after team-mate Aaron Ramsey scores 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)
Arsenal may have put in a vastly improved performance at the San Siro on Thursday night but Danny Welbeck was his usual clumsy self.

A total f-you to Alexis: Arsenal player ratings v Liverpool

Arsenal managed to score three goals in five minutes during their second half against Liverpool but key players not showing up in the first cost them.

Mertesacker and Koscielny absence against Liverpool explained

Arsenal team news
Both Arsenal's main centre-backs are out ahead of our tie with Liverpool at the Emirates. Per Mertesacker has been struck down in the prime of...

Player ratings v Manchester United: Ozil, Sanchez and Walcott shine in...

Although it has to be said the whole team performed spectacularly against Manchester United, there were a few players who really stood out. A rapid,...

Predicted XI v Watford: Coquelin, Campbell, Özil all in

Arsenal predicted lineup
The big question for Arsène Wenger on Sunday morning is whether or not he thinks Arsenal can win in Barcelona. Can the Gunners go to...

24-year-old star to start: Arsenal predicted lineup v Manchester United

Arsenal head to Old Trafford with only a few injury problems. Danny Welbeck, Alex Oxalde-Chamberlain, Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Debuchy are all out while Aaron...

So predictable! Arsenal v Sunderland reactions

Another week, another bus came an went. In addition to our extensive pre-match coverage of the game, we got our writers together for a short...

Wenger confirms injury blow for Arsenal ahead of Swansea game

Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday morning ahead of Arsenal's trip to Swansea on Saturday.

Agent confirms Arsenal want 19-year-old for 'main team'

Arsenal will recall Kelechi Nwakali from his loan at VVV Venlo as Porto are interested, according to his brother.

Predicted XI: Wenger won’t rotate against Aston Villa

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsenal only arrived back home from Greece in the early hours of Thursday morning. After the players put in such a huge effort against Olympiacos...

Barcelona legend wrong about Arsenal star

Currently injured, obviously, Jack Wilshere is yet to play for Arsenal this season. The midfielder fractured his fibula towards the end of pre-season and, following surgery,...

1 goal, 10 games, no wins: Manchester United will need to...

Arsenal are looking for yet another home win over Manchester United this weekend, but is it likely?

Pochettino sends out warning to Arsenal and Leicester

Tottenham’s manager, Mauricio Pochettino, has warned Arsenal and Leicester that after the international break his side will be able to prepare for games in...

Friday Arsenal recap – New signing, the latest on Griezmann and...

Friday was a comparatively jam-packed day with deals happening left, right and centre, as well as the usual gossip-guff.

Arsenal finally get some refereeing good news ahead of Bournemouth match

Kevin Friend has been appointed referee for Arsenal's Premier League clash against Bournemouth so at least we have a slight chance of not being screwed over.

Arsenal to wear unpopular and unlucky kit v Bournemouth

Arsenal will wear their blue kit against AFC Bournemouth on Sunday and will hope to improve their terrible record wearing these colours this season.

Professionalism reigns as Arsenal sweep Watford aside

Arsenal left Watford with all three points thanks to goals from Alexis, Giroud, and Ramsey after what was a professional display from the Gunners. Arsene Wenger made just...

Giroud sets record straight on North London's best striker

Following another excellent performance against Liverpool, we take a closer look at Olivier Giroud's performance and why he may be the most underrated striker in the league.

Wenger - This dangerous Sunderland player is 'absolutely amazing'

Arsene Wenger has described Sunderland striker, Jermain Defoe, as 'absolutely amazing' ahead of Arsenal's trip to the Stadium of Light on Saturday.

Arsenal player ratings v Burnley as Gunners get lucky

Arsenal player ratings
Arsenal squeezed home against Burnley with a last minute goal we possibly, maybe, didn't quite deserve, so how did the players do?

Who is Ranieri trying to kid saying there's no pressure?

Roberth Huth, Riyad Mahrez, and Robert Huth again. Manchester City 1-3 Leicester City. After a surprising season of success, the Foxes faced their biggest test...

Player focus - Arsenal fan favourite makes solid return from lengthy...

Carl Jenkinson made his senior return for Arsenal after being sidelined for the best part of nine months.

Wenger stands by ‘outstanding’ Ospina

Arsene Wenger is standing by David Ospina, despite shipping three goals against West Ham

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.

These are the two positives and two negatives of the international...

Hasn't the international break been so, so entertaining? Are there really any positives for Arsenal fans during this two week hiatus? Well, when you think about it, there actually are a few.

International boss refuses to rest tired Arsenal star

Alexis Sánchez' problem is, he's like a child. He won't do what's best for himself in the long run, nor will he think of his...

Injury stats: Will Arsenal’s remaining forwards stay fit in Welbeck’s absence?

Arsenal stats
So the transfer window is shut, Arsenal didn't sign a forward, and now Danny Welbeck is out until Christmas. Hands up if you saw that...

Everton man to face manager after diving against Arsenal

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Roberto Martinez will speak to Gerard Deulofeu after the player dived against Arsenal in an attempt to win a free kick, as he admits...

Loan watch: Szczesny concedes but Roma go top of Serie A

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny should certainly be enjoying his year abroad. Early goals from Miralem Pjanić and Maicon gave the Italian giants a 2-0 lead after...

32% of Arsenal fans prefer Alexis Sanchez’s hat-trick v West Ham...

Alexis Sanchez
In a poll Daily Cannon ran on Sunday, 32% of Arsenal fans voted for Alexis Sanchez's hat-trick against West Ham over Dennis Bergkamp's against Leicester City in 1997.

Arsene Wenger needs to drop this Europa League starter on Thursday

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Ramadan Sobhi of Stoke City and David Ospina of Arsenal challenge for the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
When David Ospina was named in the starting lineup in the Premier League game against Stoke at the weekend my first instinct was that he had been dropped from the Europa League as Wenger got serious about the competition.

Arsenal loan watch: Limited minutes and cameo appearances across Europe

Arsenal loan watch
It was a frustrating case of deja-vu for Arsenal's players out on loan.

Arsenal ship 10th most goals in Premier League history, Tottenham come...

Arsenal have shipped the 10th-most Premier League goals in history but guess who's number one?

Stats: Is Mustafi really a ball-playing centreback?

Arsenal v Southampton
Shkodran Mustafi arrived at Arsenal with a big price tag and a reputation as a ball playing centreback, so is he? Is that what we saw against Southampton on Saturday at the Emirates?

Arsenal v Dinamo Zagreb: Arsenal must win and avoid more injuries

Arsenal match preview
After a disappointing and damaging weekend in the Premier League, attention at Arsenal returns to Europe this midweek. Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb visit north London...

Long read: Arsenal's young attacking midfielders and forwards that could breakthrough

In the absence of any actual news about Vardy or Henrikh Mkhitaryan it seems a good time to follow on from last week, where I covered the youth set-ups striking options in detail. This time I’m going to talk about attacking midfielders and wingers.

Player focus: Theo Walcott stinks up Old Trafford against Manchester United

Where do you even begin with Theodore Walcott? The frontman/winger was taken off against United with 63 minutes on the clock, despite his side being...

Ramsey: I’ve watched cup final goal a lot of times

After a long wait for a trophy, Arsenal finally won the FA Cup in May 2014. A 2-0 deficit in the early stages of the...

Ramsey on how Arsenal will prepare for FA Cup final

Aaron Ramsey has revealed that although Arsenal will be looking at how to nullify Chelsea's strength ahead of the FA Cup final on Saturday, the players will mostly be focusing on themselves.

Brazil out of World Cup

by Sylvain Jamet Five out of the eight games from the last 16 round have been played so far and we had one surprise. 10th place...

West Brom v Arsenal referee preview

Neil Swarbrick has refereed just one Arsenal game this season – the reverse of this fixture on Boxing Day at the Emirates, find out more here

Look: Arsenal key man out for five months

Per Mertesacker
Arsenal have embarked on their US tour but they're missing a vital person: our rumoured new captain, Per Mertesacker.

Arsenal should be favourites against Bayern Munich says crazy Invincible for...

Arsenal should be favourites says Jens Lehmann
Jens Lehmann believes that Arsenal should be favourites for their game against Bayern Munich if for no other reason than the ‘law of averages’.

When these two stars play like this, they tear teams apart:...

Arsenal battered BATE Borisov 6-0 in the Europa League in Thursday night in one of the best performances from Arsene Wenger's men so far this season.

Arsenal youngster gets England call up for double-header

Chris Willock has been called up to the England u19 squad for their double header against the Netherlands and Belgium in September.

Match preview - Arsenal favourites to continue unbeaten run v Sunderland

Arsenal match preview
After a morale-boosting Cup victory in midweek over Reading, it's back to Premier League football with an away trip to Sunderland up next for Arsenal this weekend.

£1.83m v £415.65m – A no-win game for Arsenal at Sutton

As far as match reviews go, this one should be fairly easy to write.

Player ratings: Chambers and Alexis maintain Arsenal’s FA Cup run against...

Another uncomfortable win but at least we're through to the fifth round of the FA Cup. Burnley weren't going down without a fight and fight...

Bournemouth pay Arsenal £2m for Jack Wilshere loan

Jack Wilshere has ended a day of speculation which saw him wanted across Europe by signing for Bournemouth.

Tactics: How Arsenal reverted to Wengerball to destroy Swansea

Arsenal tactics
Saturday’s performance in the 0-4 win at Swansea was Arsenal’s most aesthetically pleasing display in the league since the win over Chelsea back in September, so what did they do differently?

Monreal goal brings up impressive landmark for Arsenal

Arsenal are often called a one-man team, this stat shows they are anything but.

Arsenal forward finally ends 18-match goal drought

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez and Chuba Akpom both scored this weekend, but only six of Arsenal's 15 loanees featured for their current clubs.

Arsene Wenger names who will start against West Ham in Tuesday's...

Arsene Wenger has spoken about the importance of squad rotation ahead of Arsenal's Carabao Cup match against West Ham.

The players Arsenal must sell to win the Champions League

Arsenal need to cut ties with players who aren't good enough and spend heavily in the summer to reinforce.

Arsenal and Spurs dealt blow as Leicester extend lead at top

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Leicester have extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to five points after beating Newcastle 1-0. The Foxes are five points clear...

West Brom star insists he won't celebrate anything other than a...

Despite being set to break Ryan Giggs' record of 633 Premier League appearances, West Brom's Gareth Barry insists that he won't be smiling unless his side get a 'positive result' on Monday night.

Spanish midfielder wants to earn a place at Arsenal

Arsenal midfielder has had an impressive start to his loan spell at Birmingham City, and is aiming to continue that on Friday night. The Blues...

Crazy Walcott stat shows forward ready to be Arsenal’s star striker

You won't find many people on the planet who think that Theo Walcott should be a stiker but his stats make a fool out...

Watch: Chelsea's Diego Costa scratches Gabriel

After a scuff with Chelsea striker Diego Costa shortly before half-time, Arsenal defender Gabriel was sent off on Saturday afternoon. The game had been fairly even,...

Player ratings v Sunderland: Ramsey’s return gives Gunners crucial edge

After we went 1-0 ahead and Giroud gifted Sunderland an equaliser soon after, I was sure we'd done it again: we'd messed up another...

Wenger – This is why it was important Arsenal beat Sunderland

Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger believes that it was important that Arsenal defeated Sunderland on Saturday after the disappointment of last weekend.

Arsenal better than Chelsea says PSG star

Arsenal will pose a tougher test for Paris Saint-Germain than Chelsea have in previous seasons, according to defensive midfielder Thiago Motta.

Walcott and Szczesny benched before Theo out-Theos himself

Wojciech Szczesny watched on from the bench as Poland drew while Theo Walcott was a second half substitute, brought on by Big Sam in his first match as England manager.

Arsenal goalscorer: It was a bit weird

Hector Bellerin believes that Arsenal have proven that they can be dangerous and described how it felt to score his 'weird' goal.

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.

Arsenal keeper plays as Manchester City keeper gets injured

David Ospina played a full match for Colombia against Chile as Manchester City's goalkeeper managed to pick up a dead leg.

Wenger – This was key to Arsenal beating Stoke

Arsene Wenger
Speaking after Arsenal's comfortable 3-1 win over Stoke City, Arsene Wenger revealed an aspect of the Gunners' game that was key to their victory.

New records set as 106-year-old Arsenal Manchester City match replays at...

Manchester City’s win over Arsenal was their biggest away win against the Gunners since they won there 4-0 in 1912 while Arsenal are setting new Premier League records for themselves with every passing game.

Arsenal's unassuming and unexpected key man

Nacho Monreal has cemented his place in the Arsenal team, and won't relinquish it any time soon.

Wenger - This is the sort of team I will play...

Arsenal match preview
Having dug deep to see off Bournemouth's challenge on Sunday afternoon, Arsenal will be hoping for back-to-back victories when they host Southampton with a spot in the Capital One Cup semi-finals up for grabs.

Arsenal u21s impress against Newcastle, Wilshere and Rosicky return

Goals from Daniel Crowley, Stephy Mavididi and Serge Gnabry helped the Young Guns leapfrog Aston Villa back into second place with two games in hand over Derby County, whose lead at the summit has been cut down to five points.

Player ratings v Newcastle: Cech and Koscielny keep Arsenal’s title hopes...

It's done now; we can all breathe a sigh of relief. Arsenal certainly don't like to do things the easy way do they? If ever there...

Arsenal v Liverpool Champions League play-off a possibility: Here’s how it...

Jurgen Klopp
Did you know that if Arsenal and Liverpool are completely tied on points, goals scored and goal difference at the end of the season, there could be a Champions League play-off?

Loan watch: Arsenal loanee benched for European clash

Wojciech Szczesny was an unused substitute for Roma's 1-1 draw with Plzen in the Europa League on Thursday night.

Coquelin – This is what we need to do to beat...

Francis Coquelin v PSG
Francis Coquelin believes that Arsenal need a better start against PSG than they managed in Paris if they are to have any chance of winning the game.

Player focus: Arsenal defender outstanding on Monday evening

Nacho Monreal put in a man-of-the-match performance in Arsenal's 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion on Monday evening.

Pull the other one – Mike Dean annoys Burnley fans

Just what did Mike Dean do that upset the Burnley fans? Not much, as it turns out.

Hamstring injuries: Why Arsenal players get them & Swansea forward's return

Bafetimbi Gomis suffered hamstring injury early in the 1-1 draw with Everton on 11th of April and has been reported to be working hard...

Infograph: Can Stoke City end bad streak v Arsenal?

Stoke don't have the best record when traveling to Arsenal but can they put an end to that on Saturday?

‘MLS very close to Premier League standard’ – Walcott

Theo Walcott has said that the MLS is close to Premier League standard as he tries to lead the Arsenal charm offensive in America by saying things we all think isn’t true.

Čech confused by lofty clean sheet numbers

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Čech is not doing a good job of keeping track of his clean sheets. I guess it's tricky when you have as...

'Childish and spoilt': Arsenal fans react to cup final protest for...

Ahead of Arsenal's League Cup final against Manchester City at Wembley, Glenn Allen explained why he won't be attending the showpiece event, and fans aren't happy.

Wenger hails three Arsenal players for restoring ‘balance’ against Everton

Arsene Wenger believes Mohamed Elneny, Danny Welbeck and Alex Iwobi have restored some balance in the Arsenal team. The boss hailed all three players after...

Expected Arsenal lineup v Spurs

Ahead of the north London Derby, we try and predict how the side will line up at White Hart Lane.

Why Arsenal new boy is a liability Gunners can afford

Granit Xhaka has picked up another red card during Switzerland's 2-0 triumph over Portugal.

Podcast: Please don’t let Portugal win the World Cup

In this latest World Cup roundup, Anita turns her attention to the games that took place on Wednesday. Portugal v Morocco, Uruguay (Torreira) v Saudi Arabia, and Iran v Spain (Monreal) all feature. She also hopes that Portugal won't win the whole thing and praises the underdog.

'Another poor performance from him': Arsenal player ratings v CSKA Moscow

Arsenal shook off a comeback scare to progress to the Europa League semi-finals with a 2-2 draw against CSKA Moscow on Thursday night.

Cazorla: I want to face Manchester City on Sunday

As if the first and second Cooper Tires challenges weren't enough, three Arsenal stars have taken on an even trickier set.

Nicking a living? Mesut Ozil does this more in England than...

Mesut Ozil’s form at the minute is awful, I think we can all agree on that.

Why Arsene Wenger’s EFL Cup gamble didn’t pay off

Arsenal v Southampton - EFL Cup Quarter-Final
Arsenal met Southampton at the Emirates on November 30 in a game that could have sent the Londoners into the semi-finals of the EFL Cup to face Liverpool.

Player focus: Granit Xhaka shows off his great balls

Granit Xhaka announced himself to the watching world on Saturday when he displayed his vast, precise and incisive range of passing, his ability to read the game, position himself for maximum effect and generally act like the midfielder we've been crying about needing for around 10 years.

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...

Arsenal star plays but misses chances as Netherlands lose at u17...

Arsenal youth talent Donyell Malen played 90 minutes for the Netherlands u17 side on Friday but they couldn't get their European Championships off to the desired start.

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.

Player ratings v Tottenham Hotspur: Super sub Gibbs makes up for...

The repercussions from Arsenal's 5-1 loss midweek were that we looked completely cream-crackered against Spurs. Similar to our match against Swansea, our midfield went missing...

94% accuracy + most touches - the most influential Arsenal player...

Mohamed Elneny came in for a lot of criticism for his pairing with Francis Coquelin in last week’s draw against Boro, but the Egyptian really stepped things up this week against Sunderland.

Player focus: How Ramsey runs Arsenal's engine

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 22: Aaron Ramsey (C) of Arsenal controls the ball under pressure of Michael Keane (L) and Matthew Lowton (R) of Burnley during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at the Emirates Stadium on January 22, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Aaron Ramsey was back alongside Granit Xhaka against Burnley on Sunday and seems to really be finding his rhythm again.

The Ox on Southgate and Wenger’s similarities with youngsters

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has said he believes England boss Gareth Southgate has similarities in his approach to youngsters as club manager Arsene Wenger.

Loan watch: Arsenal man features in 3-0 thrashing

Wojciech Szczesny had a decent Sunday at Roma, given his loan team beat Chievo 3-0.

Tactics: How Wenger is using Bellerín to get the best out...

After six Premier League games this season, Arsenal had experienced some trouble in front of goal. Finishing is indeed cyclical, as Arsène Wenger reminded us,...

[Watch] Gnabry scores to help save Germany in first Olympic match

Serge Gnabry got on the scoresheet against Mexico as Germany got their Olympic campaign underway with a 2-2 in the early hours of Friday morning.

Arsenal man has rollercoaster loan spell

Ainsley Maitland-Niles' loan spell at Ipswich started off promisingly but petered off towards the end.

Player ratings: Cech saves Arsenal from humiliation v Sunderland

Another game, another disappointing draw and yet more points dropped.

Wenger: Swansea's rough season will make them difficult opponents

Arsenal v swansea
Arsenal's visitors on Wednesday night, Swansea City, are languishing in the Premier League and still have plenty to play for. Back in August very few...

Watch Sanogo's elbow as MK Dons call for season-long ban

MK Don’s boss, Karl Robinson, has called on the powers-that-be to ban Yaya Sanogo for the rest of the season. The Arsenal forward was sent...

Arsenal man believes he can still improve

Wojciech Szczesny
Wojciech Szczesny is a changed man in Italy and believes that although things are going well, he can still improve.

Arsenal get massive boost ahead of cup final v Chelsea

Despite fears that Alexis Sánchez wouldn't be fit to feature in today's FA Cup Final, Arsenal have been handed a major boost after he was pictured during their training session yesterday along with team-mates.

48%: Arsenal on course for new humiliating record under Arsene Wenger

Arsenal have won less than half of their Premier League matches this season, with a win percentage of just 48%.

Arsenal midfielder has convincingly outpassed the Premier League

Santi Cazorla
Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has completed more than 200 passes more than any other Premier League midfielder so far this season. An injury suffered by...

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can free-scoring Arsenal beat bold Bournemouth?

Despite beating Swansea on New Year's Eve 3-0, Bournemouth will have their work cut out against Arsenal on Tuesday night.

Fans react as Lacazette scores to help Arsenal win Emirates Cup...

Alexandre Lacazette
Sevilla gave Arsenal a far tougher test on Sunday compared to Benfica in the Gunners' second Emirates Cup clash.

Watch: Arsenal forward's trickery wins late penalty that he scores to...

Joel Campbell won and scored an injury-time penalty to give Costa Rica a dramatic 4-3 win over Russia in a friendly that took place on Sunday.

Did Mourinho aim this parting shot at Arsene Wenger?

Jose Mourinho won his second trophy with Manchester United on Wednesday night and, of course, took the opportunity to have a dig at all the 'poets' in football.

Wilshere’s Bournemouth arrival a surprise for Arter

Harry Arter has publicly admitted his surprise in seeing Jack Wilshere join Bournemouth on deadline day, but is also glad that the Cherries have "one of the top midfielders in the world" in their ranks for the current campaign.

Spurs manager admits he "admires" "great" Wenger before north London derby

Mauricio Pochettino is the very rarest of Tottenham managers. The Argentine went through his first season against Arsène Wenger's Arsenal without suffering defeat. Yes, at...

Arsenal v Liverpool – Predicted lineup

Arsenal predicted lineup
Well, it’s finally here – Arsenal time and our first predicted starting XI of the new season.

Theo benched again: Arsenal predicted lineup v Liverpool

How will Arsene Wenger lineup his side against Liverpool given he has almost a full squad to pick from?

Official teams: West Ham v Arsenal

Arsenal team news
After West Ham beat Arsenal 2-0 at the Emirates on the opening day of the season, the Gunners will be hoping to get their revenge on the Hammers at Boleyn Ground.

Official team news: Arsenal v Sunderland

Arsenal welcome the dirtiest side in the league to the Emirates tonight with both sides looking to grab a point to achieve their diametrically...

Watford fans livid over Arsenal favourite's cheeky dig on social media...

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 clicked on Jack Wilshere's cheeky 'cajones' tweet on Saturday evening, I was actually surprised to see a lot of the responses were from angry Watford fans.

Wenger confirms three key players are fit to play Manchester City

Arsene Wenger has ridden in on his white horse and delivered the news that we've all been waiting for... no, not THAT news, we haven't signed a striker yet, but Alexis Sanchez, Aaron Ramsey and Granit Xhaka are all fit and set to play against Manchester City.

This is how Arsenal have fared in head-to-head meetings with Bournemouth

Olivier Giroud
Did you know that Arsenal have only ever played Bournemouth five times in their history?

Arsenal taking no chances with kit selection against Tottenham

Arsenal will wear their traditional red and white kit when they travel to Wembely to face Tottenham on Saturday.

Manchester United defeat saw two landmark moments as Arsenal ran riot

Arsenal stats
A 3-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday saw Arsenal reach an Emirates Stadium landmark. The third goal, brilliantly scored by Alexis Sánchez, was the...

Arsenal players get negative ratings v Chelsea

Arsenal player ratings
Arsenal went to Chelsea on Saturday for the early kick-off and promptly played like Arsenal at Chelsea.

Exalted Arsenal saviour fails to inspire team in Liverpool humiliation

Alexis was one of many players who struggled for Arsenal on Sunday, after returning to the side from injury.

International round-up: Ramsey scores pen, Maitland-Niles involved as England u20s win...

It was another mixed evening for Arsenal players on international duty yesterday. How did they fare?

Ranked: The big-six clubs by player wages

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates scoring his side's fourth goal with Mesut Ozil and team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium on January 20, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
After Tottenham Hotspur released their 2016/17 financial results, let's take a look at how the big-six clubs compare in terms of wages.

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...

Bruno Carvalho: Arsenal deal ‘possible’ for ‘great player’

Joel Campbell
Sporting CP’s president, Bruno Carvalho, has said that he cannot rule out a deal for Joel Campbell even though the player has had a bit of a tough time there on loan this season.

Mertesacker – Arsenal fans would have been shaking their heads

Per Mertesacker
Per Mertesacker admits that Arsenal fans would have been ‘shaking their heads’ when the side went two-goals down against Ludogorets, but has backed the team to be ready for Tottenham on Sunday.

Cech joining Chelsea and not Arsenal was a blessing in disguise

Arsene Wenger has tried to sign Petr Cech on three occasions. The first time, when Cech was just 19, was thwarted by work permit issues....

Arsenal player ratings v Swansea - Ozil celebrates birthday in style...

Arsenal's 3-2 victory over Swansea wasn't easy but thanks to goals from Theo Walcott and Mesut Ozil, we did it.

Arsenal in action this weekend: loan, ladies, youth, where and when

Who's in action for Arsenal this weekend?

Two more late deals for Arsenal as Notts County and Luton...

In the final few hours of transfer deadline day, there were more departures from the club's Academy.

Arsenal keeper ships four on loan including own goal

Ryan Huddart did not enjoy the best night between the sticks for Eastleigh as they lost 4-2 at home to Dover as he opened the scoring for the visitors.

Not even Ozil can shine in dull German draw

Mesut Ozil started for Germany as they struggled to create anything of note and drew 0-0 with Poland.

Bellerin sure Arsenal can handle former Manchester United man

Hector Bellerin is sure that whomever is tasked with marking Angel Di Maria will be more than up for the task when Arsenal meet PSG in Paris on Tuesday evening.

Arsenal get decent Champions League group

The draw for this year's Champions League took place in Monaco on Thursday and it has been relatively kind to Arsenal.

Danny Welbeck: I love Manchester United but once we’re on that...

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Aaron Ramsey and Danny Welbeck spoke to Sky Sports immediately after the final whistle on Sunday.

Stat: Have we already seen the best from Mesut Ozil?

Mesut Ozil has now gone nine Champions League games without an assist. Of course, this stat doesn't take into account the playmaker's achievements in the...

Woeful Arsenal wave goodbye to lead after lacklustre display v Manchester...

Despite only losing by 2-1, Arsenal's performance against Manchester City was one of their worst of the season.

Stat: Does Walcott contribute more to Arsenal than Giroud?

Theo Walcott
Fascinating stats have emerged that suggest that Theo Walcott could actually make more of a contribution to Arsenal than Olivier Giroud.

Watch: Alex Iwobi personal highlights v Everton

Alex Iwobi started his first Premier League game on Saturday, grabbed a goal and left with the man of the match award. Not a bad...

Midfielder becomes assist machine while away on loan from Gunners

Gedion Zelalem bagged his fifth assist for Rangers on Sunday in the Scottish team's 4-0 victory over Greenock Morton. The 18-year-old has made seven appearances for...

Hull defender taunts Arsenal's title chances ahead of FA Cup game

In an attempt to rally his teammates for Tuesday's FA Cup replay, Hull City captain Curtis Davies has called the competition Arsenal's best chance...

Ancelotti reveals talks with Wenger

Ahead of today’s friendly between Bayern Munich and Arsenal at the Shanghai Stadium, both managers have been holding talks.

Predicted Arsenal 4-2-3-1 v Swansea – Finally a start for Lucas

Arsenal predicted lineup
How will Arsenal lineup when they face Swansea at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday?

Wilshere declares himself 100% fit ahead of Euros

Starting an England game for the first time in nearly a year, Jack Wilshere came through 65 minutes on Sunday.

Bellerin and Gnabry wish each other luck ahead of U21 Euro...

Hector Bellerin and Serge Gnabry have both wished each other luck ahead of the u21's Euro Final on Friday evening.

It's no accident a massive club like Arsenal signed this young...

krystian bielik birmingham debut
Krystian Bielik has only been at Birmingham a few months but the youngster has already made a massive impression.

German Arsenal star wins gold in Rio Olympics

Arsenal's centre-back, Josephine Henning, will come back to the club with an unexpected gold medal as Germany beat Sweden 2-1 in the Olympic final on Friday.

Wenger explains dropping international star

In recent weeks the Arsenal defence has looked a little more assured but that changed last weekend as the side capitulated and conceded an Andy Carroll hat-trick at Upton Park.

Wenger confirms stars to return ahead of Burnley

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday morning ahead of his side's FA Cup game against Burnley, a side they last met in...

Ozil shows his genius – Arsenal player ratings v Everton

Who was the standout player for Arsenal in their 2-0 home win over Everton on Sunday?

UEFA Youth League review: Arsenal youngsters rescue point with 2-2 PSG...

UEFA Youth League
A well-taken stoppage-time equaliser courtesy of Stephy Mavididi, who previously levelled the scoring just before half-time, has ensured that Arsenal's hopes of qualifying from Group A into the UEFA Youth League play-off places will go to the wire.

Result: Koscielny bags potential goal of the season as Arsenal beat...

Arsenal returned to Premier League action with a 2-1 win against Southampton at the Emirates on Saturday afternoon thanks to a wonder-goal from Laurent Koscielny.

FA Cup star has awkward encounter with Arsenal legend who doubted...

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker had a somewhat frosty encounter with former Gunner Martin Keown in the aftermath of last weekend’s FA Cup final victory, reluctantly hugging him after having been heavily criticised by the ex-centre-back prior to Saturday’s clash at Wembley.

Technical ball-playing defender: Manager explains why he signed talented Arsenal youngster...

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 12: Krystain Bielik during the Arsenal Training Session at at Koragah Oval on July 12, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)
Walsall manager Jon Whitney praised Krystian Bielik after signing the young Arsenal defender on loan until the end of the season.

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.

Giroud passes Manchester United legend's goal tally

Olivier Giroud's only gone and beaten Eric Canota's goal tally for the France national team.

Player focus: Aaron Ramsey key in win over West Brom

Arsene Wenger made three changes to the team that drew 1-1 versus Crystal Palace, with the most noticeable one being the addition of Aaron Ramsey to the starting lineup.

In focus: Sanchez scores as Chile demolish Bolivia

by Lee Hurley Chile demolished Bolivia 5-0 to finish top of their group in the Copa America. Alexis Sanchez got himself on the scoresheet in the...

Premier League referee runs line for Arsenal Ladies

Meadow Park, the home of the Arsenal Ladies, saw an unusual sight on Thursday evening with a Premier League referee running the line during...

Arsenal drop below Aston Villa in Injury League final table

Despite a rough start, Arsenal's fitness has been stellar as reflected in the season's final Injury League table. Since the end of March, Arsenal have...

Arsenal fan tweets as they crash and burn against Crystal Palace

Arsenal turned in another pathetic performance in the Premier League as they lost to Crystal Palace in the most predictable fashion.

Watch: Dejected Arsenal men reject medals

Both Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud refused to put on their Euro runners-up medals after losing 1-0 to Portugal in the final.

Walcott wants to fire a Champions League statement

Arsenal's Theo Walcott is demanding three points from his team in Tuesday night's Champions League clash with Olympiacos. The striker scored in the 2-1 defeat...

Kevin Friend: Watford v Arsenal referee preview

Kevin Friend
Kevin Friend will take charge of Arsenal’s game against Watford on Saturday, so what can we expect from the man who was once removed from a match because Tottenham fans complained he supported Leicester?

Predicted Arsenal 3-4-3 v Leicester City: Return of Le Coq

Arsenal welcome Leicester City to the Emirates on Wednesday night hoping to win back-to-back league games for the first time since January.

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...

Why Nacho Monreal deserves all the praise after Manchester United performance

We look at how Arsenal's understated left back is having a season to remember.

Double injury blow for Manchester United as they prepare for Arsenal

Manchester United have potentially lost two more players ahead of their trip to Arsenal on Sunday.

Podcast: Iwobi World Cup woes, Arsenal-less France disappoint

In this second podcast of our summer World Cup series, Anita recaps day three of the action which featured France v Australia, Argentina v Iceland, Peru v Denmark and her home country, Croatia against Alex Iwobi's Nigeria. Sylvain Jamet also makes a surprise appearance to discuss an Arsenal-less France's opening game.

Infographic: Arsenal’s last trip to Boleyn Ground

Arsenal say goodbye to an historic English ground as they play West Ham.

Why are Arsenal so terrible against Liverpool at Anfield?

With the Gunners facing Liverpool in the Premier League on Sunday, we question why Arsenal have shipped so many goals at Anfield, especially in recent seasons?

Leicester and Watford penalty kings as Arsenal receive Premier League’s lowest...

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It has not gone unnoticed that Leicester have won a lot of penalties this season and Arsenal have not, but what price those penalties given and denied?

Loan watch: Szczesny concedes three times in Roma draw (includes video)

A tricky start to 2016 for AS Roma ended disappointingly as goal-line technology gave Chievo a late equaliser on Wednesday afternoon. On-loan Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny...

In full: Garry Monk’s post Arsenal v Swansea press conference

Garry Monk met with the media after his side completed a league double of Arsenal at the Emirates on Monday night. Disappointed with Arsene Wenger's...

Alexis hreavily criticised for Chile performances so far

by Lewis Ambrose As the host nation, Chile have made their way to the final of the Copa América with little trouble so far. Wins in...

Head of medical staff ‘devastated’ after Arsenal defender injury

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

Sutton star - This former Arsenal man is my biggest hero

Ross Worner
Sutton United goalkeeper, Ross Worner, is actually an Arsenal fan and he revealed recently that David Seaman is his hero.

Mertesacker explains how he handles the media

Per Mertesacker led Arsenal to victory on Sunday against Leicester in a game they needed to win to ensure they remained in the title...

Wenger: This game was mentally important

Arsenal managed to get a lucky draw against a well-organised Manchester United team at Old Trafford to hold onto third place in the league. Speaking...

Predicted XI: Arsenal v Watford

Arsenal predicted lineup
After the tedium of the international break, real football is back and Arsenal will be hoping they can do better against Watford this time around.

Make him captain! Arsenal fans find positives for this player despite...

Alexis Sanchez was probably Arsenal's best player against West Brom.

Daily Cannon reacts to Brighton 2 Arsenal 3

Before the game the Daily Cannon writers predicted what they thought would happen against Brighton. Find out how they did here.

Watch: Jeff Reine-Adelaide and Granit Xhaka v Nottingham Forest

Jeff Reine-Adelaide was handed a start in Arsenal’s League Cup side as they thrashed Nottingham Forest 4-0 on Tuesday night while Granit Xhaka delivered another thunderba**ard for the second game in a row.

Arsenal convince few their problems are solved with nervy win over...

Alexis Sanchez
Arsenal got back to winning ways with a 2-0 win over Hull at the Emirates but they still look less than solid.

Result: Arsenal 2-3 Olympiacos. Another Greek crisis

Arsenal embarrassingly lost 3-2 to Olympiacos at the Emirates Stadium in the Champions League on Tuesday night. Before the game, much of the talk was...

Arsenal keeper ready to set new record on Friday

Petr Cech will become the most capped player in Czech history should he play in their friendly against Malta on Friday.

Arsenal defender gets international call-up after injury to Southampton man

Kieran Gibbs has been drafted into the England squad by Gareth Southgate after Ryan Bertrand was forced off during the Three Lions 2-0 win over Malta.

Wenger: People are wrong to question Arsenal’s spirit

Arsene Wenger has hit out at those who have questioned Arsenal's spirit this season. Addressing the media ahead of our away match against Hull City...

Arsenal player focus: Alexis shows against West Ham why Arsenal fans...

Alexis Sanchez was back to his world class best during Arsenal's 3-0 win against West Ham on Wednesday night.

Stats show Wenger right not to buy Manchester United man

Francis Coquelin was voted as Arsenal's player of the month for August and he continued his impressive form with a man of the match...

Barnsley manager gushes over Crowley as injury-plagued Arsenal recall him

On Friday afternoon, both Barnsley and Arsenal confirmed that young midfielder Dan Crowley's loan has been cut short. The 18-year-old has returned to Arsenal and...

Arsenal forward returns to matchday squad after knee injury

Chuba Akpom is set to return to the Brighton squad for the Championship game against Derby on Friday night after a minor injury problem.

Arsenal goalkeeper on his incredible double save

At the weekend Arsenal goalkeeper, spending the season on loan at Wolves, made a brilliant double save from a penalty. With Wolves down to 10...

This is how Arsene Wenger could lose Arsenal £212m

Arsene Wenger has been hailed as a master of business, a company man, for years... but is he really?

Official: Leicester City v Arsenal teams

Can a game be ‘must win when it’s only the second of the season?

Arsenal u21s 4-1 Brighton u21s: Nelson shines as Welbeck returns

Danny Welbeck played his first game in ten months as he stepped up his recovery from the long-term knee issues he's been suffering with...

Free Copa America Centenario Wallcharts

A landmark Copa America starts on June 3rd (4th for us in Europe).

Midfielder: I've been winding up Arsenal men

Aaron Ramsey has admitted that he's enjoyed winding up his fellow Arsenal players over Wales' qualification to Euro 2016.

Arsenal player ratings v Brighton

How did the Arsenal players do in their game against Brighton in the FA Cup fourth round? Find out here.

How Arsenal have the upper hand on Manchester United

Arsenal will travel to Old Trafford for the FA Cup. So which team is most likely to come out on top if the match was played on paper?

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.

Player focus: Arsenal star proves he's top dog against Middlesbrough

Petr Cech was pretty much the main reason that Arsenal managed to escape our clash against Middlesbrough at the Emirates with a point.

Alexis Sanchez isn’t back because he never left

Five goals scored, five conceded and only ten points from the opening six games of the season, it goes without saying that fans were...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Hull City

Arsenal host Hull City in the Premier League in Saturday's early kick off and considering the Tigers have been near the top of the Injury Table for most of the season, it'll be interesting to see who's available.

Wenger hints at starting Gabriel ahead of out-of-favour Mertesacker again

With Mikel Arteta injured for most of the season, Per Mertesacker has led the Gunners out of the tunnel in most games. In fact, he's...

Alexis Sanchez creates more chances than any other player v Stoke

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez didn't score against Stoke City but he created the most chances out of anyone else on the pitch.

Arsenal player focus - Angry Walcott misplaces rage

Harry Maguire and Theo Walcott
The only thing that I really remember Theo Walcott doing against Hull on Saturday was starting a fight with Harry Maguire.

Granit Xhaka ‘I will do whatever I can to play for...

Currently on international duty with Switzerland, it seems as if Granit Xhaka has issued a statement saying he will do whatever he can to get to play for Kosovo.

Wenger makes revelation when asked if FA Cup final could be...

Arsene Wenger was predictably vague when questioned over his Arsenal future during his pre-FA Cup final presser on Wednesday morning.

Watch: Arsenal defender scores first ever international goal

Nacho Monreal scores for Spain
Nacho Monreal scored his first ever goal for Spain on Saturday as they beat Macedonia 4-0.

Are you ready for Arsenal's trip to QPR? Find out here

Arsenal travel across London for a midweek match against QPR. Never a straightforward fixture no matter how it looks on paper, here is everything Arsenal need to know to make sure they don't Monaco-up the evening.

Wenger confirms Arsenal tactics for Liverpool with Ozil key

Mesut Ozil
Arsenal are going to Liverpool to control the match and play their usual game – there will be no bus-parking at Anfield.

Arsenal players and the Euro's

With the international break in full swing, we thought it timely to take a look at Arsenal players in and how they got on in Euro 2012.

Arsenal man congratulates teammate on huge victory

Mesut Ozil took to Twitter to congratulate Arsenal teammate, Alexis Sanchez, on his Copa America win.

Arsenal's £52m signing to set embarrassing record

Alexandre Lacazette is currently on course to score fewer goals than any of Arsenal's top goalscorers since Robin van Persie in 2008/09 when he netted just 11.

Martinez bemoans one-off performance against Arsenal

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Roberto Martinez believes his side performed in a manner never before seen as they crashed 2-0 at home to Arsenal on Saturday afternoon. The Gunners,...

Who cares more about the north London Derby - Arsenal or...

It's one of the biggest games of the season, but which fans care about it more?

Giroud assists France into the quarter finals

Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny both featured for France as they beat Ireland 2-1 to seal their place in the quarter-finals, with Oli putting in a great shift.

Wenger admits wondering if Arsenal have 'mental block' at Manchester United

Arsene Wenegr at Old Trafford
Arsene Wenger met with the press after his side lucked a draw at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon.

Arsenal without five players for Everton game

Arsenal team news
Arsenal will be without Aaron Ramsey, David Ospina, Tomas Rosicky, Jack Wilshere and Danny Welbeck for the visit of the Toffees on Saturday evening...

Mesut Ozil gets international call-up while 2 first team Arsenal players...

Mesut Ozil
Mesut Ozil has been called-up for Germany's upcoming international games but it was a different story for two other Arsenal players.

Middlesbrough keeper hails Arsenal and Alexis ahead of Emirates clash

Former Barcelona goalkeeper, Victor Valdes, has hailed Arsenal as ‘one of the best teams in the world right now’ but that Middlesbrough will travel to the Emirates in search of all three points.

Arsenal predicted 3-4-3 line-up against Chelsea: Lacazette to start

Ahead of the game against Chelsea on Sunday, we're having a look at the possible line-up for the Gunners.

Arsenal striker: It's hard to explain

Danny Welbeck admitted that our draw against West Ham was disappointing but these things happen in football... well that's okay then.

Wenger pinpoints where Arsenal's season started to go wrong

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Arsene Wenger met with the press after Arsenal's 2-0 win over Sunderland at the Emirates on Tuesday night.

David Moyes explains his simple plan for West Ham to beat...

David Moyes
David Moyes hopes West Ham can take advantage of Arsenal's early game nerves when the two sides lock horns at the London Stadium.

Michael Owen predicts which side will win between West Ham and...

Michael Owen predicts Arsenal to drop at least two points at the London Stadium on Wednesday, as he thinks losing Aaron Ramsey is too much of a blow for the Gunners.

Arsenal player ratings v PSG: ‘Meh’ for everybody

Arsenal player ratings
It was not a fun night at the Emirates on Wednesday evening as Arsenal drew 2-2 with PSG, but how did the players do individually?

Damming stats show how bad Arsenal players have been

Nacho Monreal is Arsenal's best player this season and the only player to make the top 30 in the league, according to the Sky Sports power rankings.

Wenger dismisses transfer suggestion

by Lewis Ambrose During Tuesday's press conference Arsène Wenger dismissed a rumour linking Calum Chambers with a loan move away from the club. Chambers signed for...

Ozil, Alexis, Jeff in squad: Official Hull v Arsenal teams

Arsenal predicted lineup
It is FA Cup time and, of course, that means Hull. Again. Going against what are the agreed-upon rules, Arsenal have to make a rare journey...

The man in the middle – Brighton v Arsenal

I guess the biggest compliment I can pay Michael Oliver is that when I hear his name I don’t immediately want to smash things. That’s...

Damming Walcott stat shows problems for Arsenal after embarrassing Manchester United...

Theo Walcott faced the ire of Gooners everywhere for what was an awful display against Manchester United on Sunday. Standing head and shoulders above the...

Predicted XI: West Ham v Arsenal

Arsenal predicted lineup
After West Ham beat Arsenal at the Emirates 2-0 on the opening day of the season, the Gunners will be looking to exact revenge.

Why this Tottenham star will always be an Arsenal man at...

Harry Kane recently signed a new Tottenham contract and protested his love for the lesser North London club, but is he telling the truth? Here at the Daily Cannon, we doubt it...

Wenger – We were a bit lucky against Swansea

Arsene Wenger has admitted his side got a bit lucky against Swansea and bemoaned how a positive afternoon almost turned into a nightmare.

Bramall watch - New boy makes debut as Nketiah scores again...

Arsenal youth
Cohen Bramall made his debut in Arsenal colours and Edward Nketiah came off the substitutes' bench to score a goal and assist another as Arsenal u23s overturned a one-goal deficit to beat Southampton 3-1 away.

Is this player Arsenal's flop of the season?

Unfortunately, it's Theo Walcott who 'wins' Daily Cannon's flop of the season.

Watch: How far and fast did Xhaka’s goal v Hull go?

Granit Xhaka hit a belter to score his first for Arsenal, but how far did it travel and how fast was it going?

Injured Arsenal and Manchester United men return to training

Olivier Giroud trained for France ahead of their last friendly before the Euros.

Cazorla and Ozil in midfield - Crystal Palace v Arsenal predicted...

Arsenal travel across London to face Crystal Palace and Alan Pardew on Saturday afternoon. Playing a rare 3pm kick-off, Arsenal know that a win will...

Arsenal player focus: Arsenal need a new keeper immediately

David Ospina didn't fill many Arsenal fans with confidence during his performance against Manchester City but he did have his moments.

Wenger says sorry, defends Alexis reaction, explains Iwobi sub

Arsene Wenger met with the press after watching his side labour against a dull Norwich side at the Emirates and spoke about fan protests, taking off Iwobi, Alexis huffing and more.

How Arsenal can stop Tottenham's key man

Christian Eriksen poses a real threat to Arsenal on Saturday. Daily Cannon looks at why he is potentially so dangerous and what we can do to stop him.

Watch - Arsenal loanee scores and assists

Takuma Asano
Takuma Asano got on the scoresheet again for VfB Stuttgart as they beat FC Nurnberg 3-1 and also set up the opening goal.

Confirmed: Arsenal men return to north London

Hull City have announced that Chuba Akpom and Isaac Hayden will be returning to Arsenal following their season-long loan deals.

Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea men get France call up

Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud have been called up to the France squad that will face Italy and Belarus when the first interlull descends upon us next week.

Arsenal star's stats hit shocking new low but is he entirely...

Petr Cech's stats are, for the most part, the worst they've ever been while the goalkeeper's been at Arsenal, but how much of this is his fault and how much can be blamed on poor defending?

Bournemouth manager cautious over Arsenal man's fitness

Jack Wilshere Bournemouth
Bournemouth boss, Eddie Howe, has revealed that although he wants to get Jack Wilshere playing full matches as soon as possible, there's a delicate balance and he doesn't want to rush him.

Player ratings: Alexis, Xhaka and Ozil shine during Arsenal’s triumph v...

Alex Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka were absolutely brilliant during Arsenal's first win of the season against Watford.

Ramsey or Welbeck? – Arsenal predicted lineup v Monaco

Arsenal travel to Monaco on Tuesday for Mission Impossible part III, so who will Arsene Wenger pick to try and do the job?

Arsenal defender ruled out for BATE Borisov clash

Arsène Wenger has revealed Shkodran Mustafi suffered a thigh injury against Manchester United and will miss tonight's Europa League meeting with BATE Borisov.

Arsenal man involved in humiliating Euro result

Iceland have knocked England out of the Euros and progressed to the quarter-finals.

Player ratings: Iwobi and Campbell shine as Arsenal smash Sunderland

Despite a 'relaxed' approach at the beginning of the match and going a goal down, Arsenal fought back and finished by far the better...

Stats: Ozil compared to Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United stars

Grabbing two assists at the weekend against Watford, Mesut Ozil became the joint highest assist maker in the Premier League this season. For many Arsenal...

That’s why Wenger’s manager and we aren’t: Arsenal fans react to...

Arsenal managed to somewhat reluctantly register a much-needed win against Southampton on Wednesday night.

Manager puts his faith in Arsenal youngster for Euros after Spain...

It looks as if Spanish national team manager, Vicente del Bosque, has put his faith in Hector Bellerin after the 21-year-old made his first appearance for the senior squad on Sunday.

Who could Arsenal face in the Champions League?

By Thursday evening, Arsenal will know who they face in the group stage of the 2014/15 Champions League, and it is expected to be...

Stat: Čech did what no Arsenal goalkeeper has done in six...

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Čech has only made three Premier League appearances for the club, but has already done something pretty impressive. The goalkeeper made eight...

Superb, agile and quick: Wenger hails underfire Arsenal star after showstopping...

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Arsène Wenger says that Mesut Özil is a completely different prospect now that he's fully fit, after the German shone in the away victory against Everton.

Arsenal supporters react after 25-year-old finally leaves club

It's probably fair to say that most Arsenal fans are pretty pleased with their club for offloading Carl Jenkinson on Birmingham City.

Bellerin: Keep believing!

With eight wins in a row in the league, Chelsea's lead at the top of the table stands at just four points. Sure, they have...

Injury blow for West Ham is boost for Arsenal

Diafra Sakho West Ham
West Ham are set to be without Diafra Sakho after the forward picked up a hamstring injury that is set to sideline him for another four weeks.

Loan watch: Spaniard gets on the scoresheet as two more Arsenal...

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)
Lucas Perez was in action for Deportivo and got on the scoresheet. Stephy Mavididi was given a rare start and Takuma Asano also featured. The rest were on the bench or left out entirely.

Arsenal loan watch: League title win, goal and assist in good...

Arsenal loan watch
It was a successful finish to an eventful weekend of European football for Arsenal's players out on-loan.

Result: Abject Arsenal throw away chance to go top against Chelsea

Arsenal were in control for all of 30 seconds at the beginning of the first half against Chelsea. After this, Chelsea began to get forward...

Giroud to start again, Iwobi out - predicted XI

Arsenal predicted lineup
With two games left this season, Arsène Wenger will still be picking his strongest side available to ensure Arsenal make the Champions League group...

Stat proves that these two players are integral to Arsenal's attack...

It's unusual to come across a goal scoring and assist stat that doesn't involved Mesut Ozil but here we are.

Stats: The Arsenal player who always steps up in big games

Every season, almost without exception, Theo Walcott steps up in a big game. As a teenager, his first Arsenal goal came against Chelsea in a...

Not Coquelin: Surprising player makes most tackles v West Brom

Mesut Ozil once again demonstrated that he is doing nothing more than 'nicking a living' by putting in more tackles on the final league...

Find out the point of Arsenal in the Champions League

Champions League football returns to Emirates Stadium this week, but can we have any genuine aspirations to win it in the near future? If we can’t, what’s the point?

Ospina makes wondersave as Colombia beat USA

David Ospina and Colombia defeated the USA 1-0 in the Copa America third-place playoff which was played in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Welbeck misses goal from yard out in hilarious video

Eagle-eyed Arsenal fans spotted what appeared to be a bad Welbeck miss as he followed up on Lacazette's goal against Bournemouth on Saturday.

Loan watch: One Arsenal youngster shines while another gets injured

Four Arsenal loan players featured for their teams on Saturday. Here's how they got on. Gedion Zelalem The youngster came on for Rangers in the 77th minute...

2 midfielders make miracle recoveries: Predicted Arsenal 3-4-2-1 line-up v Bournemouth

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Mesut Ozil 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)
Considering Arsene Wenger only has about five players to pick his starting XI from on Sunday, it's actually pretty easy to guess who he'll choose.

Wenger unsure if Arsenal receive enough protection

Wenger is unsure whether we received enough protection against Newcastle.

Tottenham manager criticises small ‘above Arsenal’ mentality

Mauricio Pochettino reckons that there are more important targets for Spurs this season than simply finishing above Arsenal - he wants to think 'mentally bigger'.

Arsenal's task against a Chelsea-inspired Boro will not be easy one

A look ahead to the game against Middlesbrough in the FA Cup on Sunday at the Emirates. Lewis Ambrose looks ahead to the game.

Team news: Kos, Ox, Debuchy, Welbeck updates

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Tuesday morning ahead of their game-in-hand against Sunderland at the Emirates on Wednesday night. The Gunners know that...

Brighton v Arsenal – predicted lineup

Arsenal travel to the seaside on Sunday for their FA Cup fourth round tie against Brighton. Going into the game with only a few injury...

Everything Arsenal fans need to know about Lincoln City to sound...

Arsenal welcome Lincoln City to the Emirates this weekend and it's a side few Arsenal fans know anything about.

Match Preview: Arsenal vs Bayern Munich – Team news, where to...

Arsenal play Bayern Munich in Shanghai on Wednesday in the third of their pre-season friendlies.

Player focus: Alexis Sanchez brilliant wherever you play him

Alexis Sanchez v West Brom
Alexis Sanchez put in an almost complete performance against Crystal Palace - all that was missing was the goal that eluded him.

The Arsenal stat no-one is talking about (but should be)

Arsenal have exactly the same record after 31 games this season as they did last...well, not exactly the same.

Arsenal man: It was the best thing I could have done

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has admitted that leaving the club was 'the best thing that could have happened' to him.

Teddy Sheringham names which competition Arsenal can win this season

Teddy Sheringham believes Arsenal can win the Europa League this season, and make it a 'double' for English teams in Europe.

Individual highlights: Aaron Ramsey v Israel

Aaron Ramsey scored and assisted as Wales defeated Israel 3-0. Enjoy his individual highlights here.

Arsenal winger reveals he didn't feel fit against Newcastle

The Ox spoke post-Newcastle about the match and fitting into the team.

An impossible dream made possible? Monaco preview

A fine week to be an Arsenal fan began with a win at Old Trafford and ended with a fine 3-0 over West Ham, but is asking for the same result in Monaco a bridge too far?

Arsenal man nominated for Premier League Player of the Month

Shkodran Mustafi has been nominated for the Premier League Player of the Month for November, after making an impressive return to the Arsenal team.

Arsenal player ratings v Manchester United: Donald Trump should use him...

Arsenal beat Manchester United on Sunday to put fifth place back in their own hands (are you excited?). So how did the players do individually?

Hull City v Arsenal: Gunners have to end winless run

It's hard to tell what the mood in the camp is like heading into Tuesday's FA Cup 5th round replay against Hull City. On one...

FREE PRINTABLES: World Cup 2018 Fixtures Wallcharts

The season is at an end finally but there won't be much of a break over summer thanks to the World Cup!

Wenger called Moss a ‘cheat’ but can he defend himself against...

Arsene Wenger sent off
Arsene Wenger was sent off at the end of the very heated Burnley game, and he will likely be charged by the FA for using the word 'cheat' as revealed by the Evening Standard.

Fans warned about Huddersfield v Arsenal tickets

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

Arsenal sting themselves in the face against Watford

Alexis Sanchez v Watford
Arsenal embarrassed themselves against Watford on Tuesday night, as they put in a truly awful performance.

Manchester City blow - Key midfielder out for Arsenal clash

Ilkay Gundogan,
On Sunday, Arsenal travel to Manchester City but it appears the Blues will be without another one of their star players.

Arsenal defender impresses as teammates falter

At 26-years-old, Kieran Gibbs' progress has stagnated at the Emirates, due to some unfortunate injuries and the consistent performances shown by Nacho Monreal over...

With goals: Arsenal fans rally behind Giroud as Gunners put 3...

Another pre-season match down and another win under Arsenal's belt.

Cech delighted with having nothing to do against Newcastle

Peter Cech may as well have brought a book with him to Newcastle. With barely anything to do against the Magpies' ten men, the Arsenal...

Relive: Eduardo's goal against Burnley after miraculous return

February 2008, Eduardo lay on the ground at Birmingham with an injury which would require an emergency operation. The surgeon has admitted there was a...

These tactics and some luck: Manchester City fans explain how Arsenal...

Manchester City fans have been discussing how Arsenal could beat them on Sunday.

Arsenal's 26-year-old statistically best in Europe

Wojciech Szczesny, statistically, is Europe's top goalkeeper this season, according to Squawka.

Arsenal’s Champions League task set to be made harder

We all know that Arsenal can get out of their Champions League group, that's never really the problem. Whether they finish in first or second...

86% of Arsenal fans want Wenger out

After Daily Cannon conducted a poll asking whether Arsene Wenger should stay or go, the results were unanimous. A staggering 86% of the people who...

Do Arsenal have too many midfielders?

by Nia Griffiths With Tomas Rosicky getting miffed at his lack of playing time and others, like Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jack Wilshere and even Serge Gnabry,...

Manchester United-supporting keeper expecting Arsenal onslaught

by Lee Hurley Arsenal get their pre-season underway with a game against a Singapore XI and their goalkeeper is expecting to have his hands full. Speaking...

West Ham help out Lincoln ahead of Arsenal game

West Ham have allowed Lincoln City to train at their Chadwell Heath base ahead of their trip to the Emirates for the FA Cup quarter final on Saturday.

Result: Arsenal 3-0 Manchester United – Prolific Gunners too deadly for...

A blistering opening 20 minutes from Arsenal proved just too much for Manchester United to cope with and we sailed to a convincing victory. Arsenal...

Team news: Arsenal unchanged against Southampton

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After beating Manchester City on Monday night, Arsène Wenger has decided too as Arsenal look to go top of the Premier League on Boxing...

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

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

Opponent watch: Klopp didn’t talk to Liverpool players after West Ham...

Next Wednesday, Arsenal face Jürgen Klopp's Liverpool side in the Premier League for the first time. A trip to Anfield is Arsenal's next Premier League...

Arsenal man thankful for international break

Hector Bellerin reckons the international break has come at a perfect time. After Arsenal won 2-0 against Everton on Saturday, the right-back, who also bagged...

Liverpool hand Arsenal lifeline with Tottenham draw

There’s not much love lost between Arsenal and Liverpool fans, but Gooners everywhere were sort-of celebrating as the Reds put a dent in Tottenham’s title hopes and offered Arsenal the chance to move to within one point of their north London rivals if they win their game in hand.

Arsenal midfielder makes miraculous injury recovery

Wilshere (C) limps off just before half-time against Manchester City
Jack Wilshere is expected to feature for Bournemouth in their next Premier League game after his ankle injury turned out to be not as bad as first feared.

Olivier Giroud proves media narrative wrong with stunning stat

Olivier Giroud is Arsenal's fourth-best goalscorer of all time, yet there are still people are there who don't rate him.

Pre-assist stats show Alexis was undeniable star of the season

by Lewis Ambrose Assists are important, obviously, but pre-assists deserve some love too and InTheMiddleGiroud has revealed just who contributed the most last season. A pre-assists is the...

Chelsea man vehemently backs Arsenal to win title next season

N'Golo Kante
N'Golo Kante absolutely believes that Arsenal can win the Premier League next season.

Arsenal let their happy out! – Post-Liverpool reactions

Our writers take a look at their pre-match predictions to see how close they got to getting it right.

Arsenal loan watch: Pleguezuelo clean sheet, Szczesny concedes 3 + more

Arsenal loan watch
It was a quiet start to the weekend's action, with only three of Arsenal's players out on-loan featuring for their respective clubs.

Arsenal youngster expected to get surprise emergency World Cup call

Takuma Asano could get an unlikely call up to the Japan squad to replace Shinji Okazaki who picked up a calf injury.

PSG suffer same delusion as Manchester United after Arsenal draw

Edinson Cavani Arsenal v PSG
Once again there was no separating Arsenal and PSG in the Champions League but there can be no doubting that the Parisians were the better side in both matches as Arsenal struggled in another high-pressure situation.

13th time lucky: Arsenal v Chelsea predictions

Urgh, is there anything worse than a game that involves having to listen to Jose Mourinho yammer on? In addition to our extensive pre-match coverage...

Loan watch: Jenkinson plays again, Szczesny gears up for huge derby

Arsenal right-back Carl Jenkinson played the full 90 minutes for West Ham United on Saturday afternoon. His second consecutive season on loan at Upton Park...

Arsenal fall to Swansea in an all-too familiar way

It's typical, eh? You wait all weekend for a match to come along and then up pop Swansea with a bus. Despite years of practice, Arsenal...

Tunnelcam – Manchester City 0 Arsenal 2

As the joy in the Arsenal world carries on long after the game finished, you clearly want more content, right? Well, you're in luck because...

Crazy Monreal stat that shows how important he is – or...

If you thought Nacho Monreal was the best in his position in the Premier League, you could be right as it has been revealed that the Spaniard has the best career win percentage of any player currently in the division.

Watch: Barcelona manager walks out of press conference when asked about...

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Luis Enrique has walked out his La Liga press conference after being asked about Arsene Wenger’s recent comments after their Champions League meeting. The reporter...

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.

Hull manager: Arsenal do things the right way

Steve Bruce met with the press on Friday ahead of his side's game against Arsenal. Looking to build on their great win over Liverpool earlier...

Watch: Was Arsenal man at fault for this goal?

Wojciech Szczesny played for Poland against the Netherlands on Wednesday night; his national team lost 2-1 but was the goalkeeper at fault?

Rosicky sets new record as Czechs struggle against Spain

To the surprise of Arsenal fans everywhere, and half of Spain, Hector Bellerin was named on the bench while Juanfran was handed a start for their first game of the tournament.

Mesut Ozil silences his critics with stunning display v Tottenham

There should be no doubt about Mesut Ozil's work rate after his performance against Tottenham. 

Mohamed Elneny the big winner as he shines against Barcelona

It should come as no surprise now, but Mohamed Elneny is really quite good. As if shining in a full Premier League debut against Tottenham...

Player of the month award for Özil

Our Daily Cannon player of the month for October is...Mesut Özil. Öbviously. We're sure Mesut will be delighted to follow in the footsteps of Nacho Monreal...

Analysis: How Arsenal can use Elneny to revitalise season

A north London derby at White Hart Lane is quite the occasion for a full Premier League debut. It's even more daunting when you're in red. Signed...

Match review: Arsenal U18’s return to winning ways in 5-0 thrashing...

After their unbeaten start to the campaign was ended by Chelsea last weekend, Arsenal's u18 side returned to winning ways in emphatic style with a fantastic 5-0 thrashing over Leicester City on Saturday.

Official team news – Arsenal vs FC Koln: Alexis starts, Wilshere...

Jack Wilshere returns to the Arsenal first-team for the first time in 13 months, while Alexis Sanchez, Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott will make up the attack in tonight’s Europa League clash.

Loan watch: Zelalem assists, duo start in upset, Jenkinson knocked out

Results weren't all great for Arsenal's loanees on Tuesday night as they played in various League Cup fixtures. Arsenal have a high number of players...

This Arsenal defender's win percentage proves why Wenger must start him...

With Laurent Koscielny set to return to the fold following his three-match suspension, we look at just how crucial the centre-back is to Arsenal's starting XI.

Injury blows for Arsenal and Manchester City ahead of Monday night...

With Monday night's game between Arsenal and Manchester City on the horizon, the Citizens have received mixed injury news. Captain Vincent Company was ruled out...

Watch: Arsenal new boy makes stunning pass

It's understandable that, until we get to see Granit Xhaka play for Arsenal next season, Gooners everywhere are going to be on #XhakaWatch over the course of Euro 2016.

Former Tottenham man looking to bounce back against Arsenal after defeat

Ex-Spurs man, Michael Dawson, is hoping Hull can bounce back against Arsenal in the latest instalment of their FA Cup love-in.

Chris Smalling names one thing Arsenal weren't ready for on Saturday

Chris Smalling thinks Manchester United's tactics surprised the Gunners on Saturday, leading to the visitors taking an early two-goal advantage at the Emirates.

How Arsenal can take advantage of Tottenham's biggest liability

Federico Fazio is the weak link in the Tottenham team. Daily Cannon looks at where his biggest weaknesses lie and how Arsenal can take advantage of this liability.

Goal or assist every 98 minutes: Arsenal making mistake selling...

Theo Walcott has this fascinating ability to play terribly but still score goals and help the team. His record with the Gunners isn't too shabby either, reminding us he may still have been useful.

Arsenal draw Bate Borisov, Koln and Crvena zvezda in Europa League...

Following the news that Arsenal have drawn Bate Borisov, Koln, and Crvena zvezda in the Europa League, we look at everything you need to know about the competition since this is new territory for Gooners.

Arsenal match Chelsea in statistical team of the season

Statistics don't lie, right? Well, maybe they do sometimes, but for the purposes of this post which sees four Arsenal players make the team of...

Loan watch: Four Arsenal men start, Akpom unlucky

Arsenal's loanees have featured less as the season has gone on but Mathieu Debuchy, Isaac Hayden, Chuba Akpom all started during the weekend.

Granit Xhaka hails Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Portugal clash

Granit Xhaka has revealed his admiration for Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Switzerland's 2018 World Cup qualifier against Portugal on 10 October.

Chuba Akpom: I’m gutted

Chuba Akpom spoke to the media after Hull drew 1-1 with Blackburn Rovers this weekend. The Arsenal youngster has impressed during his time at the...

Bournemouth manager sings Arsenal's praises

Eddie Howe
Ahead of our meeting on Sunday afternoon, AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has publicly revealed praise for Arsenal and admitted he has watched the Gunners in previous years to find ways that he can improve, both in his playing career and now as a manager.

Manchester United midfielder believes rivalry with Arsenal has more flavour now...

Marouane Fellaini Jack Wilshere
Marouane Fellaini believes that Arsenal's visist to Old Trafford this weekend has some added spice because of the rivalry between Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho.

Arsenal set a new record in Saturday's defeat to Watford

Arsenal have conceded more penalties than any other top-flight team following their 2-1 loss away to Watford on Saturday.

Is this why Arsenal are rubbish in the first half?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
It’s well known that Arsene Wenger is not a shouter.

Only Tottenham star and Manchester City pair performing better that maligned...

Sky Sports have released their latest power ranking of the Premier League's most in form players.

Holding: I supported West Ham against Tottenham, I’ll do it again...

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Olivier Giroud and Rob Holding spoke to Sky Sports at the end of Arsenal’s comprehensive win over Stoke on Saturday evening.

Player focus: Xhaka shows why Arsenal bought him against West...

Granit Xhaka was once again Arsenal's stand-out passmaster against West Ham on Wednesday night.

Player focus: Walcott shows his Sunday best v Liverpool

It's not been a year to remember for Theo Walcott.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Hull City

In this feature, we take a look the injuries to each of Arsenal's next four opponents.

Loan watch: Gunners provide assists and keep clean sheets in Championship

Another successful weekend for Arsenal, and the loanees didn't do too bad either. Three Arsenal youngsters started for three Championship clubs, picking up seven points and...

In focus: Wilshere v West Brom

Jack Wilshere continued to impress with another stellar display, this time against West Brom in the final league game of the season. Scoring an absolute...

Loan watch: Wilshere earns MotM award despite Bournemouth defeat

Jack Wilshere for Bournjemouth v Sunderland
Following another solid individual display last time out during Bournemouth's frustrating defeat at the hands of Middlesbrough, there was even better from the creative Englishman on Saturday.

Liverpool boosted by referee appointment for Arsenal game

Arsenal fans thought they had received a bit of a boost when it was announced that Michael Oliver will referee their season opener against Liverpool this weekend.

Arsenal midfielder admits the Champions League can add pressure

Arsenal head into Tuesday night's must-win Champions League game with Olympiacos on the back of a good week. The win in a north London derby...

Newcastle manager blames referee for red card

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Steve McClaren spoke to the press immediately after the game against Arsenal and was quick to blame the referee for sending off his player. The...

Where did it all go wrong for Calum Chambers?

Calum Chambers has fallen out of favour since the festive period - the question is why? After a shaky weekend performance, Daily Cannon looks at why things are no longer going so swimmingly for the summer signing.

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...

Player ratings: Cech outshines Stoke's young prodigy to send Arsenal top

After an intense match away to Liverpool midweek, Arsenal looked pretty knackered when we eventually rocked up at the Britannia. Stoke started the better team,...

Watch: Giroud shoves West Ham man to the ground after he...

Dimitri Payet left the pitch in tears on Friday night as he was subbed having won the opening game for France with an absolute screamer. So how did Olivier say thank you to his team mate?

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?

Ramsey happy but would prefer more action

Aaron Ramsey is happy to be employed by Arsenal on the right but would prefer to be involved more centrally.

Danny Welbeck admits feeling ‘beautiful’ amidst some crazy stats

Danny Welbeck admitted after his last-gasp winner for the Gunners against Leicester that it was a ‘beautiful feeling’ as he made a goalscoring return...

Norwich City v Arsenal official teams: Ramsey starts

Arsenal team news
Coming off the back of a strong performance in midweek, Arsenal now hope to get back to winning ways against Norwich City at Carrow...

Rival defender admits Arsenal FA Cup win left him a 'blubbering...

Curtis Davies says he cried his eyes out when he saw Arsenal lifting the FA Cup in 2014, the day the Gunners finally ended their trophy drought.

Ramsey: I do it because I’m asked to

He'd rather not play there but Aaron Ramsey is doing his cause no favours by being pretty effective out on the right. With the manager...

Arsenal fans finally get some good news ahead of Manchester City...

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22: Idrissa Gueye of Everton is is shown his second yellow card of the game by referee Craig Pawson during the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on October 22, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
The EFL have appointed Craig Pawson to referee the League Cup final between Arsenal and Manchester City on Sunday 25th February.

The boyhood Arsenal fan who wants to score for Burnley on...

A former Arsenal fan, now a leading Championship striker. Andre Gray is a man to watch on Saturday afternoon. After starting the season at Brentford,...

Bellerin 'buzzing' after Arsenal smash Liverpool

Hector Bellerin is 'buzzing' after helping Arsenal smash Liverpool. The right-back, who was perhaps fortunate not to get a second yellow when he conceded a...

Video: Highlights of Arsenal youngster's superb loan season

A first full season in the professional game was one to remember for Jon Toral.

16% less likely to win: Arsenal fans most hated referee to...

Mike Dean books Shkodran Mustafi
Arsenal's match against West Bromwich Albion will be refereed by Mike Dean, which is sure to be a popular appointment with fans.Arsenal's match against West Bromwich Albion will be refereed by Mike Dean, which is sure to be a popular appointment with fans.

Wenger sets midfielder goal target & criticises players for being distracted...

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Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal lacked fluency against Brighton but have had a very positive week.

In focus: Aaron Ramsey v Manchester United

After having a hard time playing out on the wing against Man United, a position the midfielder doesn't usually like to play in, Aaron...

Joe Hart to start against Arsenal on Tuesday: Here’s why that’s...

Joe Hart
David Moyes says Joe Hart will start in goal for West Ham United in Tuesday's League Cup clash with Arsenal, which should please Gunners supporters.

Player focus: Özil quietly effective, temporarily silencing critics

Mesut Özil is not a big-game player. He fades when his side need him most and is a luxury player, one that Arsenal cannot afford - so say his critics, especially in the media.

Arsenal v Stoke – The Battle of the Two Armies

I don’t like Stoke. That being said, given the amount of abuse I get from Stoke fans whenever I mention them, it’s safe to say...

Wenger hails two Arsenal players after Swansea win

Arsenal's 3-2 victory over Swansea on Saturday afternoon was more nervy than it needed to be, especially with Theo Walcott netting two first-half goals.

INFOGRAPH: Everything Arsenal need to know about West Brom

Tony Pulis manager of West Brom
Everything you need to knbow ahead of Arsenal's game against West Brom at the Emirates on Boxing Day

Cowley - Arsenal gave Lincoln a footballing education

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Danny Cowley was still full of smiles when he met with the press after watching his side lose 5-0 at the Emirates.

Arsenal match against Burnley moved

Arsenal’s match against Burnley has been moved from Saturday 5 May to Sunday 6 May with a 4.30pm kick-off while dates for Arsenal's youth cup finals have also been announced and Saturday night fixtures are set to increase.

Team news: Southampton without key men but Austin should start against...

The Arsenal squad is almost in full health, and the same can be said of Southampton ahead of their trip to the Emirates Stadium...

Tactics: Why it's taken so long to integrate Granit Xhaka at...

Arsenal tactics
In the first of his regular post-match tactics pieces, Amrit Rae explains why it's taken so long to integrate Granit Xhaka at Arsenal

Arsenal in action this weekend – loan players, youth, ladies, internationals...

Alexis Sanchez
A look at who's in action for Arsenal during the international break.

Arsenal have been drawn against Preston North End in the FA...

FA Cup Draw
The Draw for the third-round of the FA Cup was made today and Arsenal will play Preston North End at Deepdale.

Arsenal player focus - Midfielder recovers from Chelsea nightmare against Hull...

Francis Coquelin
Despite not exactly shining against Hull, Francis Coquelin was actually reasonably solid.

It was frustrating: 25-year-old explains why he left Arsenal

Carl Jenkinson
Carl Jenkinson has explained the thought process behind his loan move to Birmingham City.

All you need to know about Arsenal’s clash with Sydney FC

With Arsenal's first pre-season clash against Sydney FC set to take place in just five day's time, we look at all you need to know about the match.

Another Arsenal legend urges Arsenal to step up, claims Tottenham are...

Ray Parlour believes Arsenal needs leaders and has urged them to step up on the pitch. This isn't the first time Arsenal have come under...

Loan watch: Several Arsenal players feature and impress despite defeats

Arsenal loan watch
There were more minutes for Arsenal's players out on loan, with both goalkeeper Ryan Huddart and midfielder Jon Toral starting for their respective sides on Saturday.

Player focus: Ox shines despite Arsenal’s loss to Sevilla

Despite Arsenal losing 2-1 in the Emirates Cup to Sevilla, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was one of the best players on the pitch.

Video: Arsene Wenger post-West Ham press conference

Arsene Wenger didn't seem best pleased as he met with the press after Arsenal's win over West Ham on Saturday.

Arsenal struggling to get key man fit for Chelsea

Arsenal appear to be struggling to get Shkodran Mustafi fit in time for the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday.

Arsenal loan watch: Cleansheet, assist, and praise from Birmingham and Rangers'...

Arsenal loan watch
It was a frustrating Saturday for Arsenal's players out on-loan as minutes were once again limited across European competition.

Liverpool show class with fan gesture ahead of Arsenal match

Liverpool will fund coach travel to their match against Arsenal on Friday 22nd December, and will donate reservation fees to the North Liverpool Foodbank.

New Arsenal striker included in squad for weekend's game

Takuma Asano has been included in Stuttgart's squad for their Bundesliga 2 game against FC Heidenheim this weekend.

Walcott encourages young English players to play in lower leagues

Arsenal and England forward Theo Walcott has encouraged young English players to go down into the Football League to gain first team experience. Arsenal have...

Team news: Arsenal receive huge boost ahead of Norwich City game

No news is good news: that's certainly the case as far as injuries are concerned and Arsène Wenger will be breathing a sigh of relief this week.

Arsenal defender hails Middlesbrough training methods and game preparation

Calum Chambers has admitted that Aitor Karanka’s history as a defender as well as his managerial style were what swung it for him when...

With a bang or a whimper? Arsenal predicted 4-2-3-1 v Atletico...

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If there has been a bigger game in recent years, then I can’t think of it.

Wilshere: We had a meeting about it

Jack Wilshere has revealed that Arsenal had a meeting regarding their set-pieces at the start of the season as they looked to improve their...

Bendtner kills The Lord ahead of Nottingham Forest showdown with Arsenal

Nicklas Bendtner has called an end to the nonsense which saw him dubbed ‘The Lord’ by many Arsenal fans, granting him a cult status he never deserved.

Ankle injury could rule Arsenal midfielder out of England match

Midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles is a doubt ahead of England’s Toulon Tournament opener tonight, having picked up an ankle injury in Friday’s U20 World Cup victory over South Korea.

Pictures: Arsenal training hard ahead of Wednesday’s friendly against Bayern

The Arsenal squad continued their pre-season training in China ahead of Wednesday's game against Bayern Munich.

Manager explains why Östersunds FK's draw against Arsenal is an 'amazing...

Graham Potter thought drawing Arsenal was an amazing reward for what his side achieved in 2017, and is looking forward to visiting the Emirates Stadium.

Wenger right about Giroud, he’s better than Tottenham & Chelsea strikers

Arsene Wenger has claimed that Olivier Giroud is one of the best strikers in the Premier League, but is he right?

Tactics: Arsenal’s pressing concerns v Manchester City

Arsenal tactics
Arsenal’s second half performance in the defeat for Manchester City was a cause for great concern.

These are the five Arsenal players selected for international duty

Jordan Nobbs
England, Germany and the Netherlands have named their squad for the next international windo, with five Arsenal Women players making the recent cut for their respective countries.

Barcelona star compares Özil to Messi

Arsenal face world's best player in Lionel Messi again on Wednesday night, but Barcelona are a little concerned about one of our stars. So they...

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.

Mesut Ozil ‘desperate’ to win 3rd FA Cup

Looking ahead to Arsenal's FA Cup semi-final clash against Manchester City, Mesut Ozil says he's desperate to win the trophy again.

Match report: Liverpool 3-2 Arsenal - u23s battle hard but lose...

Arsenal youth
Stephy Mavididi netted a brace but Arsenal u23s were unable to take any points against a strong Liverpool side, which included the likes of defensive duo Mamadou Sakho and Joe Gomez, as well as Sheyi Ojo and highly rated forward, Harry Wilson.

Chelsea man hails Arsenal before FA Cup final

Chelsea defender David Luiz has admitted he is wary of the threats that Arsenal pose, with this weekend's FA Cup Final clash on the horizon.

Look: Arsenal man plays with injury, still beats everyone

Alexis Sanchez had to leave a Chile training session on Sunday before the Copa America final and it appeared the forward was still carrying his injury, despite featuring and winning!

Arsenal forward hailed after 6-goal Charlton Athletic thriller

Stephy Mavididi
Stephy Mavididi was a second half substitute for Charlton on Saturday as they drew 3-3 at Rochdale and promptly made a name for himself.

Ex-Chelsea man impressed by Arsenal's focus after Champions League win

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Čech has insisted that his side were in control throughout Sunday's 2-0 win against Aston Villa. After a big win in midweek, the...

How are these unreal Arsenal defender stats even possible?

Laurent Koscielny
When we at Daily Cannon saw stats claiming that Laurent Koscielny has only committed two fouls so far this season, we weren't sure it was possible.

Tottenham player gets England call ahead of Jack Wilshere

Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks has received an England call-up ahead of Jack Wilshere.

Tactics: Why Arsenal couldn't break down Swansea

If you read any coaching manual, they will all say the same thing: there are three ways to beat a defence 1. Go through it 2....

Arsenal’s recent record vs Liverpool: Is it really that bad?

Arsenal's recent record against Liverpool makes for grim reading, as it's often the game that comes at the wrong time.

Arsenal star: It's a pity

Mesut Ozil has already posted on social media following Arsenal's 3-3 draw with West Ham.

Emirates Cup team report: Villarreal CF

by Lewis Ambrose Each year there is one European side that travels all the way to London in order to play in the Emirates Cup...

Arsenal to seal Liverpool's fate – Daily Cannon predicts

What a game we've got coming up! In addition to our extensive pre-match coverage of the game, we've gotten our writers together for a short...

Injury update – Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 22nd January 2015

Alex-Oxlade Chamberlain is a doubt for Sunday’s game against Brighton in the FA Cup. The midfielder is suffering from another groin problem, this time inflammation,...

FC Köln captain gives grim assessment of his side's chances against...

FC Köln captain Matthias Lehmann admits that Arsenal are big favourites to win Thursday night's Europa League meeting.

Manchester United blow: International injured ahead of Arsenal clash

from Arsenal's opposition
Marouane Fellaini has reportedly returned to Manchester United through injury while away on international duty.

Tweets - Arsenal fans react as Gunners smash lowly Lincoln

Arsenal made extremely hard work of the first half against Lincoln City at the Emirates on Saturday, but they were a side transformed in the second to seal a comprehensive win.

Match report: Arsenal humiliate West Ham United

Arsenal's u21s recorded their third consecutive victory in emphatic fashion as they thrashed West Ham 5-0 at the Emirates on Friday. Just fifteen minutes in,...

The tackle that ruined Diaby's career

As Diaby returns from injury one more time, it should never be forgotten how he ended up the way he has.

Referee guaranteed to make things interesting in FA Cup final

When it was announced that Jon Moss would referee the FA Cup final, the world bounced as fans everywhere banged their heads on their...

Čech wins Golden Glove outright as Manchester United score last second...

Manchester United secured fifth place in the final Premier League game of the season on Tuesday evening but the last touch of the campaign won Petr Čech the Golden Glove outright.

Has Mesut Ozil lost his crown to Arsenal youngster?

Alex Iwobi
Alex Iwobi seems to have overtaken Mesut Ozil on assists so far this year but does this mean he's stolen the playmaker's crown?

Player focus: Joel Campbell impresses with first Arsenal goal

Joel Campbell capped a solid performance in the 3-0 win at Swansea with a goal in his first ever Premier League start. He was given...

Predicted 4-2-3-1 Arsenal lineup v Basel – Coquelin out, Xhaka, Ramsey...

Arsenal predicted lineup
Champions League time and the final group game leaves us knowing we need PSG to do us a favour in order to top the group.

Why Guardiola should not be next Arsenal manager

Boring. That's what Pep Guardiola said earlier this week about staying at the same club for 20 years. There is increasing speculation that Arsene's departure is...

Massive Arsenal blow as 5 players ruled out & 2 face...

Arsene Wenger has delivered the latest Arsenal team news ahead of the Gunners' first League Cup semi-final clash against Chelsea on Wednesday.

Arsenal out of excuses: Liverpool preview & where to watch

Arsenal face Liverpool at Anfield in the Gunners' third match of the season on Sunday.

Arsenal fans rip Alexis apart on Twitter after Southampton shocker

Alexis Sanchez put in another clueless performance against Southampton on Saturday afternoon and Arsenal fans were infuriated.

Player ratings v Leicester City: Alexis back in business

After a shaky first 15 minutes against Leicester City, Arsenal took hold of the match and cruised to an emphatic 5-2 victory. During the opening...

Two Arsenal youngsters get valuable game time while on loan

Arsenal loan watch
Dan Crowley and Glen Kamara both made starts for their loan teams during their Checkatrade Trophy matches on Tuesday night.

'Ultimate insult': Manchester City fans get angry before League Cup final

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22: Idrissa Gueye of Everton is is shown his second yellow card of the game by referee Craig Pawson during the Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on October 22, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Craig Pawson will referee the League Cup final between Manchester City and Arsenal next Sunday, and City fans aren't happy about it.

Should Arsenal man give up dream of being a striker?

Gary Lineker: "Walcott isn't a natural striker."

Leicester enjoying title race – unlike Arsenal

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

Wenger explains why this man was named captain against Preston

Olivier Giroud celebrates
Arsene Wenger has explained why Olivier Giroud was named captain against Preston North End in the FA Cup on Saturday.

Loan watch: Wilshere continues to divide opinion as Bournemouth draw

Arsenal v Bournemouth
After an encouraging display against Everton last time out, Jack Wilshere started and played 75 minutes for Bournemouth during their 2-2 draw against Walter Mazzari's Watford side.

Fan favourite to be disappointed: Predicted Arsenal 3-4-3 line-up v Southampton

After Arsenal's Thursday night victory against BATE Borisov, Arsene Wenger will revert to his tried and tested Premier League starting XI against Southampton.

Arsenal player focus - Mesut Ozil - From sick to slick

Mesut Ozil was subbed on for the injured Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain early in the first half and didn't disappoint.

Arsenal v Barcelona preview – The impossible?

In two games at the Emirates Stadium, FC Barcelona, kings of Europe, are winless. Those matches came in 2010 and 2011 when Pep Guardiola was...

Wenger thinks more coaches should learn from Newcastle boss

After leaving his role as Sir Alex Ferguson's Manchester United assistant in 2001, Steve McClaren spent seven years as a head coach in England. A good...

Expect lots of goals as Arsenal host Everton in bid to...

Well, it's finally here, the last Premier League game of a forgettable season.

Olivier Giroud gets Deschamps backing

Something that has remained in tact this season, no matter what was being written about him in the press, is Didier Deschamps' unwavering faith in Olivier Giroud.

International watch: 3 in action for Arsenal

Three players featured for their respective countries on international duty, representing Arsenal.

Wenger admits he was ‘fuming’ before Arsenal goal v Burnley

Arsene Wenger has revealed that he was ‘fuming’ with Arsenal’s decision to take a short corner just before they scored the winner in the dying seconds against Burnley at Turf Moor.

Lacazette Arsenal debut and goal: Personal highlights v Sydney FC

Alexandre Lacazette made his debut for Arsenal against Sydney FC on Thursday and promptly got himself on the Arsenal scoresheet.

Panic attack for Manchester City fans as Arsenal get 15.4% boost

Pep Guardiola has confirmed that Manchester City’s second choice goalkeeper will be between the sticks for the Carabao Cup final against Arsenal.

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

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal and his team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsenal had four players outperform everyone else to make the Team of the Weekend – more than any other side

Loan watch: Four Arsenal players start on uneventful match day

Four Gunners started for their loan teams in what was quite an uneventful Saturday. Here's how they all did. Jon Toral Toral made his 27th appearance for...

Greatest ever! Wenger close to being most successful FA Cup manager

Often accused of not caring about the FA Cup, it is a rare man who betters the Arsenal manager's record in the competition.

Player focus: Arsenal defensive pairing fails once again

After another disappointing performance at home to Crystal Palace, a lot of focus will be directed at what Arsenal did poorly during the game, and most of it should fall on the centre-back partnership of Laurent Koscielny and Gabriel.

Bellerin gets third cap in poor Spain defeat

Hector Bellerin was a halftime substitute in Spain’s last game before the Euros but could not stop his side losing, embarrassingly, to Georgia.

Wenger anxious about furious fans after Swansea defeat

Following our 2-1 defeat at home to Swansea in the Premier League on Wednesday, Arsene Wenger has urged his team to get the fans...

Surprising Arsenal man outdoing Messi and Neymar

Francis Coquelin better than Messi?
If I asked you who completed the most final-third passes at Arsenal, you wouldn’t pick Francis Coquelin, but he’s leading the way, not only in London but across the whole of EUROPE!

Team news: Arsenal v Aston Villa

Danny Welbeck is the only absentee for Arsenal as they get ready for the FA Cup Final. The forward, who has been out with a...

Arsenal win second-most Premier League points ever

Arsenal have won the second-most Premier League points ever.

Koscielny v Mustafi – Who was pass-master at the back v...

Since Shkodran Mustafi arrived at Arsenal we’ve been looking closely at his passing stats given that he arrived with a reputation as a ball-playing centreback.

Arsenal's net spend per point third highest, Manchester United top

The Daily Mail have produced a graphic that shows the net spend per point for every club. In what is a nice little exercise, the...

Preview: Struggling Watford unlikely to be any match for full-strength Arsenal

Hector Bellerin
After a morale-boosting 5-0 thrashing of Southampton on Saturday evening, it's a return to Premier League action for Arsenal with Watford up next.

Marseille join Arsenal in the race for 18-year-old English forward

Olympique Marseille, Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly keen on West Bromwich Albion centre-forward Tyler Roberts.

Wilshere thanks Bournemouth fans as Howe hails his influence

Arsenal v Bournemouth
Jack Wilshere made his debut for Bournemouth on Saturday when he played the first half against AC Milan.

Cazorla pleased with physical battle and the stats back him up

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla continued to show the surprising grit that he's added to his game in the 3-0 win over Watford on Saturday. The...

Loan watch: Dybala sinks Roma despite Szczesny’s best efforts

After Arsenal lost to Chelsea on Sunday evening, one more of our players was in action. Wojciech Szczesny, on loan at AS Roma, was in...

Özil back to his best to inspire Arsenal to win

When Arsenal win, it's almost invariably thanks to Mesut Özil, and Sunday was no different. That's not strictly true of course, but it feels a...

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

Stats! Arsenal currently 6th best team in Europe, Chelsea above, Liverpool,...

Arsenal stats
Arsenal are in sixth place when it comes to the best teams in Europe this season with two potential Champions League opponents occupying spots above them.

7 changes: Predicted Arsenal 3-4-2-1 v BATE Borisov sees major rotation

While Arsenal are expected to field a strong-ish team against BATE Borisov, it's likely that it won't be that dissimilar to the starting XI we saw in the League Cup against Doncaster Rovers and will probably be quite different to the side that beat West Brom 2-0 on Monday.

Sloppy midfielder as strung together more Premier League starts than any...

No Arsenal player has put together more consecutive starts in the Premier League than Granit Xhaka. 

What Arsenal need to know to avoid doing a Liverpool at...

A trip to Hull on Monday night where Arsenal can absolutely confirm a top four spot this year. Maintaining our good form will give us...

Watch – Arsenal nutmegs v Tottenham

Arsenal skills
We may not have got the result that we wanted – nor the performance, but a couple of Arsenal players demonstrated some skills to show us they haven’t totally forgotten how to football now it's November.

West Brom performance proves why Arsenal should keep hold of defender

Kieran Gibbs
Kieran Gibbs made only his second Premier League start of the campaign during our Boxing Day victory over West Brom and once again proved why he is a credible replacement for Nacho Monreal, who is three years his elder and has struggled for consistency so far this term.

Quick watch: Arsenal 3 Manchester City 2 highlights

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
Arsenal’s final pre-season game against Manchester City all became a little pointless when Gabriel was crippled in the final moments of the game.

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)

Cazorla, Monreal, Bellerín all snubbed as Spain name 25-man Euro 2016...

Vicente Del Bosque has named his 25-man squad for Euro 2016 and has not included an Arsenal player.

FIFA WWC Canada: England v France preview

by Sylvain Jamet, reporting from Moncton, NB Canada The group opener between France and England will be a heavyweight contest and should decide who tops the...

Kolasinac v Monreal: By the numbers

It was always reported that Arsenal were signing Sead Kolasinac as a long-term replacement for Nacho Monreal and it appears he's the right man for the job if his stats are anything to go by.

How many Arsenal players would make Team GB?

We all know that there is no women's football Team GB at the Rio Olympics because of politics and the respective home nation's country FA's being managed by people living a bit in the past, but how would it have looked if there ad been?

Jose Mourinho: It was common sense to do this at Arsenal

Jose Mourinho insists that playing a weakened Manchester United team against Arsenal on Sunday was 'common sense'.

Southampton v Arsenal: Can the Gunners keep spirits high?

Arsenal match preview
After Monday night's superb and uplifting win against Manchester City, it has felt very much like Arsenal are favourites for the title. Maybe that should...

Stats show Watford's Deeney and Ighalo have had a dreadful 2016

Arsenal stats
Throughout the first half of the season, Troy Deeney and Odion Ighalo scored regularly and made Watford one of the surprise packages of the...

Arsene Wenger turns around record Manchester City, United and Chelsea

Not that long ago, Arsenal couldn't buy a win against a top side. Their record against all the big boys, and some of the medium-sized,...

Arsenal fans frustrated after pre-season Chelsea thumping

Well that could have gone better...

Arsenal injury blow: Star misses training ahead of semi-final

Olivier Giroud could be set to miss out on France's Euro semi-final clash against Germany on Thursday through injury.

Proof Arsenal’s goal against Burnley was not handball

fact check
When is a handball not a handball? When you know the laws of the game.

Predicted XI: North London derby heroes to be dropped for Leicester

Arsenal predicted lineup
A heavily rotated Arsenal side won 2-1 at White Hart Lane on Wednesday night, but we aren't expecting many of those players to feature...

Living with the Enemy – a Tottenham / Arsenal Story

Resident writer at the Daily Cannon, Helen Trantum, looks at what it's like to date a Spurs fan and why it makes her more confident that the Gunners will win on Saturday.

Arsene Wenger's rare treat against Monaco – a preview

Lewis Ambrose previews the return of the Champions League with Monaco the next top European side to visit the Emirates.

Szczesny: Don’t worry, I’m overrated

We couldn't pronounce his name, so we dubbed him 'Chesney'. It would, therefore, make perfect sense that when Woj appeared on A league of Their...

Official teams: Burnley v Arsenal

It's the final Premier League game before the second international break of a season that isn't even two months old descends upon us and bores us all to death.

Arsenal struggling to sell cup final tickets for Manchester City showdown

League Cup final tickets are now on sale to all Gold and Platinum members, after failing to sell out in the original booking periods.

Arsene Wenger defends decision despite evidence highlighting incompetence

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 07: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at City Ground on January 7, 2018 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger defends the changes he made in Sunday's FA Cup defeat to Nottingham Forest, despite the players chosen having hardly featured for weeks.

Arsenal duo prove to be most effective in Premier League, just...

Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud are statistically the most deadly duo in the Premier League but are we really surprised? With 23 goals and 18...

Watch: Arsene Wenger post West Brom shambles interview

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A very deflated Arsene Wenger spoke with the press immediately after his side crashed to a 30-1 defeat at West Brom.

Arsenal man believes Gunners have taken a step back in fight...

Petr Cech believes that Arsenal have taken a step back in our bid for the title. Our 3-2 loss against Manchester United in the Premier...

Should Manchester United man have been sent off for this against...

Andre Marriner
On Saturday afternoon Matteo Darmian seemed to be a very lucky boy.

Nothing but a win will do: Manchester United star keen to...

Manchester United are keen to keep the pressure on City at the top of the table with a win at the Emirates on Saturday evening.

Stat: Gibbs Arsenal’s most effective attacking player against West Bromwich...

A strange - or alarming - stat has emerged that Kieran Gibbs had more shots than any other Arsenal player in our 2-1 loss...

Mike Dean and Diego Costa cheat Arsenal at Stamford Bridge

Arsenal lost at Chelsea on Saturday afternoon thanks to some disgraceful behaviour from Mike Dean and Diego Costa. After midweek, Arsenal knew they had no...

Mesut Ozil: Job done - German delighted with win

Mesut Ozil may not have scored or assisted on Monday night but he was heavily involved in everything. Delivering some outstanding touches and flicks, he...

Tactics: How Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is changing his game to save his...

Arsenal tactics
Mesut Özil rightly took the plaudits as Arsenal’s standout performer in last night’s 6-0 win over Ludogorets, as The Perfect 10 crowned his sublime overall performance with his first ever senior hat-trick in the second half but it's the Ox who we taker a closer look at.

How Arsenal can defy Chile over Alexis Sanchez and the China...

News that Chile have been invited to a tournament in China in January 2017 was not well received by the Arsenal fans, but it looks like Alexis will not be involved according to the FIFA rules.

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Manchester City end bad streak against...

Manchester City haven't had the most consistent run of results so far this season.

Arsenal finally show up with impressive Everton win

Arsenal showed they weren't quite dead and buried in the title race with a professional win over Everton at Goodison on Saturday afternoon.

Match report: Giroud hat-trick keeps Arsenal in the Champions League

Not a big game player, they said, but Olivier Giroud netted his first Arsenal hat-trick to send the Gunners into the knockout rounds of...

Arsenal man fancies Roma's Serie A chances

Wojciech Szczesny reckons that loan club Roma have a good chance of catching up with Juventus this season.

Tottenham boss: North London Derby is worth more than three points

Mauricio Pochettino spoke to the press ahead of the North London Derby and admitted the game means far more than three points. The North London...

3 wins in a week as Arsenal make easy work of...

Arsenal eased their way to a third win in a week after defeating Brighton 2-0.

Arsenal blue kit choice explained

The curse of the blue kit struck again on Thursday, as Arsenal lost 2-1 to Östersunds FK, but why were the team wearing it at home in the first place?

Arsenal v Crystal Palace: This is about more than three points...

Arsenal preview Crystal Palace
All but out of the title race, Arsenal have to deal with the disappointment of last weekend and get their heads up for the visit of Crystal Palace.

Arsenal fans fret as midfielder gives another hint he's leaving

Jack Wilshere for Bournjemouth v Sunderland
Jack Wilshere has already kitted his little girl, Delilah, out with a Bournemouth kit and if the comments section on his Instagram is anything to go by, this hasn't done anything to calm Arsenal fans' nerves regarding his departure.

Petr Cech could clinch a Premier League record against Chelsea next...

Following Arsenal's 2-0 defeat of Stoke City on Sunday afternoon, goalkeeper Petr Čech is within touching distance of the Premier League clean sheet record. The...

Quiz: Guess the player

If you have a bit of some to kill between Euro 2016 matches, Paddy Power has come up with a nifty 'guess the player' game.

Signings, the cup and Manchester City - Arsenal's January review

January is over, so how did Arsenal get on? We take a look back over the first month of 2015.

Arsenal's game at Manchester City moved for TV

The televised fixtures for Matchweek 37 have been announced and Arsenal have had their match against Manchester City moved.

Damning stat shows Arsenal experiencing worst season for 5 years

Arsenal are experiencing their worst season for five years.

Comprehensive fixture list for Arsenal players this international break

It's time for another international break and two weeks away from club football, so to help you cope here's the fixture list for all the Arsenal players called up.

£21m German midfielder refusing contract extension amid Arsenal interest

Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka has said he's focused on Germany's Confederations Cup campaign, despite reported interest from Arsenal.

'My nan's better': Arsenal fans destroy duo after shocking Europa League...

After losing 2-1 at home to Östersunds FK on Thursday night, Arsenal fans have once again turned on players like Alex Iwobi and Danny Welbeck in order to vent their frustrations.

Arsenal fans relieved by referee choice for Chelsea game

Arsenal fans will be glad to know that Mark Clattenburg, and not Mike Dean, will be in charge of their game against Chelsea this...

Player ratings: Alexis ice cold despite Xhaka stupidity

Arsenal player ratings
It's never boring or easy with Arsenal, is it?

Swansea give referee easy game against Arsenal

It would be churlish to moan about the referee after watching Arsenal out-Arsenal themselves against Swansea. Sure, he should have booked Jonjo Shelvey in the...

Arsenal desperate to amend away form: Crystal Palace preview

Arsenal travel to Selhurst Park to face Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Thursday night, hoping to get back to winning ways against the Eagles.

Crazy stat as Arsenal are finally favourites to beat Manchester United

Arsenal stats
You probably don’t need to be told that Arsenal haven’t won at Old Trafford in the Premier League in ten years. Unless you’re a bit...

Arsene Wenger ‘not in the mood’

Arsene Wenger admitted that he's worried about Arsenal's title hopes after our 2-1 loss against Swansea at the Emirates but refused to talk about...

Match preview: Arsenal vs Norwich – Team news, what to expect...

The Arsenal youngsters will have another chance to impress as Norwich City visit the Emirates Stadium in the League Cup this week.

Alexis seals record thanks to Mustafi mistake, Holding finally set to...

Skhodran Mustafi, Calum Chambers and Alexis Sanchez represented their countries last night.

Goals: Arsenal goalkeeper struggles in embarrassing defeat

At Wolves one former Arsenal man, Benik Afobe, is having the time of his life. A current Arsenal player, Emiliano Martinez, isn't. Afobe scored the opener...

Arsenal make more subs than opposition – the stats

Arsenal substitutions
It’s well known that Arsene Wenger rarely reaches for his subs before the 70 minute mark, but did you know he’s made more changes than the opposition this season?

Pictures: Koscielny, Giroud and Elneny visit famous Yuyuan Garden

Arsenal players were working hard in training on Monday, but Laurent Koscielny, Olivier Giroud and Mohamed Elneny found the time to visit the impressive Yuyuan Garden.

Wojciech Szczesny plays as Roma win again

Wojciech Szczesny
Wojciech Szczesny’s Roma side picked up another win on Sunday, easing past Torino 4-1 in the capital.

10 changes: Predicted Arsenal 3-4-2-1 v Everton

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez could return to the starting line-up for the trip to Everton.

Arsenal kill another narrative against Chelsea as Wenger snubs Mourinho

Arsenal finally ended their Chelsea jinx, picked up another trophy and Arsene Wenger proved why we all love him so much.

Liverpool ‘blow’ ahead of Arsenal game

If you thought it was just Arsenal who were going to have to do without players for the first game of the season, then you’ll likely be glad to know that Liverpool could be without Daniel Sturridge as well.

Arsenal international roundup: Goals for Mustafi and Ox but Iwobi disappointment...

Three first-team players were in action for their respective countries on international duty, with contrasting fortunes.

Predicted 4-2-3-1 Arsenal lineup v West Brom

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It’s Boxing Day and our lighter-than-usual festive schedule kicks off against West Brom, so how will Arsenal line up?

Artistry and Infectious: 2 Arsenal stars feature in Teams of the...

Nacho Monreal and Mesut Özil made it into various teams-of-the-week after their top quality performances for Arsenal in the 4-1 win over Crystal Palace.

Wenger determined not to rest players for Manchester United clash

Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger has said that Sunday's match against Manchester United will not influence his selection on Tuesday night. The Gunners host Olympiacos at...

Three Manchester City players who can make a difference against Arsenal

Ahead of Arsenal's trip to Manchester City on Sunday, Daily Cannon brings you the lowdown on the opposition. We've already looked at Everything you need to...

“It must be a question of our heads” says Arsenal keeper

Wojciech Szczesny is struggling to explain Roma’s form this season, with the Arsenal man claiming that it has to be down to their ‘heads’ and ‘attitude’, something he should know enough about after some of the performances we saw from him at Arsenal.

Tactics: Explaining went wrong for Arsenal against West Brom

‘Control’ in a footballing context is an almost subjective word that means different things to different people. Someone who didn’t watch Saturday’s match at The...

Song relying on Arsenal to be stupid against West Ham

Alex Song believes he knows the key to beating Arsenal – do what Monaco did. Oh Alex, if only it was that simple! The former Arsenal...

Fans ‘treated’ to best & worst of Arsenal during chaotic win...

Arsenal managed to once again play some of their best and worse football during their win over Crystal Palace.

Hector Bellerin claims this is really important for Arsenal

Hector Bellerín spoke after the win over Bournemouth about how important it was to get back on track following the performance and deserved criticism after the Liverpool match at Anfield.

Stats: Bellerin v Monreal – Battle of the Arsenal fullbacks v...

We often talk about Hector Bellerin’s ability to get up and down the flank but often, we leave Nacho Monreal out of that conversation.

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?

Wenger refuses to fault Arsenal after embarrassing Manchester United loss

Arsene Wenger claimed that you can't fault the Arsenal spirit following our frankly embarrassing 3-2 loss to one of the worst Manchester United teams...

Tottenham roasted by Arsenal’s Flame

Arsenal dumped Spurs out of the Capital One Cup on Wednesday night in their own back yard thanks to goals from Mathieu Flamini. Yes,...

Watch: Reine-Adelaide highlights v Wolfsburg

by Lewis Ambrose Jeff Reine-Adelaide was virtually unknown on Saturday morning. By the end of the weekend Arsenal fans everywhere were talking about him. An impressive...

Arsenal fans guide to Paris ahead of PSG clash

As Arsenal travel to Paris this week to face PSG in the Champions League group opener, here is a short guide on Paris from a local.

Crucial Spurs midfielder ruled out of north London derby

The title race is in full swing and as tight as it has been for years, with four teams in contention. That means, now...

Sunderland boss defends Wenger despite rocky relationship

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Sam Allardyce doesn’t even like Arsene Wenger but he felt compelled to defend the Arsenal manager after this season saw even more people call for his removal from the club.

Arsenal told to beware of this player's scoring record ahead of...

Charlie Austin is looking forward to continuing his good form with a goal when Southampton lock horns with Arsenal on Sunday.

Tactics: How Arsenal's system is allowing Ramsey to star again

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Arsenal’s professional and drama-free away display earned them their first league win at St Mary’s since Southampton’s return to the top flight in 2012/13.

Walcott's return fires Arsenal into form against West Brom

Theo Walcott returned to the Arsenal starting lineup in explosive fashion on Sunday with a hatful of goals as the Gunner's brushed West Brom aside. Making...

D'Ohspina: Arsenal player ratings v Swansea

A slow, static first half followed by a frantic, frustrating second half. We did everything right except for score. Our passing was on-point and we...

Promising futures: The young Gunners helping Arsenal to silverware

Arsenal's young Gunners delivered impressive showings in the Carabao Cup, helping the team progress to the semi-finals and to the cusp of some silverware.

Toral: I was supposed to start Rangers' semi-final

Jon Toral has reaffirmed his desire to return into Rangers' starting line-up before this season is complete following injury.

Amazing Mesut Ozil stat

When Mesut Ozil plays for Arsenal at the Emirates, put your money on a home win.

Arsenal make history against Leicester

Once upon a time, Arsene Wenger famously said “It wouldn’t surprise me if we were to go unbeaten for the whole season.” What happened next went down in history.

Mark Hughes’ pre-Arsenal Stoke press conference in full

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Mark Hughes met with the press ahead of Stoke's final home game of the season against Arsenal on Saturday.

Arsenal need to bounce back at scary St. Mary’s: Southampton preview

Arsenal travel to St. Marys this weekend to face Southampton hoping to bounce back from their disappointing 3-1 defeat to Manchester United.

Mertesacker: You are never perfectly prepared

Per Mertesacker is confident ahead of Arsenal's FA Cup semi-final that the Gunners know what it takes to make the final. With Arsenal strong favourites...

Arsenal’s apathy stops now: Newcastle preview

Arsenal face Newcastle on Saturday afternoon off the back of two disappointing draws against Southampton and West Ham, and this time the Gunners have to do the business.

18th: Arsenal make profit as they spend £199.3m less than Manchester...

For the first time in history, the January spending from the top five leagues reached €1bn while Arsenal have now made a profit when the last two windows are combined.

Like a greyhound: Arsenal youngster praised after injury return

Charlton’s caretaker manager, Lee Bowyer, has been heaping praise on Stephy Mavididi who made his return to action after a hamstring injury, coming on in the 63rd minute as the Addicks hammered Northampton Town 4-0 on Friday night.

Tottenham talisman urges team to top Arsenal

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Although Spurs are no longer able to win the League (thank goodness) that's not stopping their hero of the hour, Harry Kane, from urging them to come above Arsenal.

Wenger lays blame for Stoke goal in right place

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Arsène Wenger has accepted that the team has to take full responsibility for the goal conceded at Stoke on Saturday.

Bad news for Arsenal ahead of Atletico Madrid clash

Spain's forward Diego Costa reacts in pain after getting injured while scoring a goal during a friendly football match between Spain and Argentina at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid on March 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS
Diego Costa is aiming to be fit for Arsenal’s first leg clash against Atletico Madrid at Ashburton Grove on 26 April as he tries to recover from a ‘slight’ hamstring strain.

Tactics: Arsenal's pathetic Palace performance indicative of deeper problems

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A gameplan, no matter how elaborate or simple, stringent or fluid, can only be as effective as the players tasked with implementing it. At Selhurst...

Arsenal player focus - Alexis is untouchable... or is he?

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield on March 4, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
After Arsenal found themselves 2-0 down at halftime against Liverpool, it was up to Alexis Sanchez to save the day... again.

Five fans held by police after crowd trouble at Arsenal v...

Five fans were held by police following the crowd trouble at the Emirates Stadium last night. 

Watch: Özil’s stunning performance against Leicester

Another Arsenal win was punctuated by sublime touches and passes from our creator-in-chief Mesut Özil. The German has started his third Arsenal season in fine...

Worse than Moyes at Manchester United: Shocking stat shows extent of...

Arsenal have won just 45 points from 29 Premier League games this season, which is fewer than David Moyes during his one season at Manchester United.

Arsenal midfielder to undergo tests to determine injury severity

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Mohamed Elneny will undergo tests in the ‘coming days' after the midfielder picked up a calf strain that ruled him out of Egypt’s 1-0 win over Morocco in the AFCON quarter final.

How is he in the team? Arsenal fans question this player's...

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott was anonymous against West Brom and Twitter didn't hold back in its criticism of the inconsistent forward.

Arsenal player focus: Jack Wilshere proves he's still got it yet...

Jack Wilshere played another 90 minutes for Arsenal against BATE Borisov on Thursday and proved once again that he's still got it.

Player focus: Theo Walcott v Burnley vs Walcott v Chelsea

Theo Walcott is a changed player but he still seems to hold the ability to frustrate, especially against defences which give him little space as Burnley did on Sunday. Is Theo just a 'big game' player as we all assume?

Why Manchester United legend is clueless when it comes to Mesut...

Paul Scholes has claimed that Mesut Ozil has taken the easy route by joining Arsenal. What is he going on about?

Ospina – Manchester United man is an 'excellent forward'

David Ospina has been speaking about his countryman ahead of the FA Cup quarter final clash against Manchester United.

‘Arsenal man is giving me a headache’

Middlesbrough’s boss, Aitor Karanka, has said that the arrival of Calum Chambers at the club along with the players he already has there is giving him a selection headache.

Arsenal fail to show mental strength at Preston by only conceding...

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Arsenal failed to demonstrate their fabled mental strength at Deepdale by only coming back from one goal down to win – a feat easily achieved by lesser mortals with no such strengths.

Arsenal predicted XI v PSG (home) – Alexis to keep place...

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How do we think Arsenal will line up against PSG on Wednesday night?

Everything Arsenal need to know about Sutton United

It’s FA Cup time and Arsenal are the last up, heading to Sutton United to play at the non league side’s Gander Green Lane.

Which Arsenal U23 player made the top-20 list for most Premier...

Hector Bellerin has made the top 20 list for most Premier League minutes amassed for an under-23 player last season.

More injuries than goals - Arsenal beat Hull, but at what...

Arsenal eased past Hull and into the FA Cup quarter-finals with a 0-3 win at the KC on Tuesday night. Apart from the goal, the...

Key Chelsea man explains why it's good to play Arsenal now

Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois feels that now is a good time to play Arsenal.

€50m Arsenal target says he wants move sealed before Euro 2016

Arsenal target Granit Xhaka has admitted on Wednesday he is eager to learn where his future lies.

Arsene Wenger pre-Manchester City press conference in full

Arsene Wenger met with the press ahead of his side's game against Manchester City at the weekend.

Sanchez nicknames Akpom after Henry, name sticks

Chuba Akpom was a wanted man recently until he signed a new contract with the club and now he carries a massive nickname around with him.

This Arsenal star must start: Middlesbrough v Arsenal preview

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After a forgettable 3-0 away defeat against Crystal Palace last Monday, Arsenal will be looking to atone for their errors in another away fixture - against Steve Agnew's inconsistent Middlesbrough side.

Arsenal's Lucas Perez makes team of the week

Arsenal's Spanish forward Lucas Perez celebrates his third goal during the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Arsenal FC on December 6, 2016 at the St Jakob Park stadium in Basel. (PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez has made the Champions League fantasy team of the week!

Loan review: Wolves expert believes silly mistakes will cost Arsenal loanee

As the season comes to a close, Arsenal's loanees will start returning to the club. With the immediate futures of David Ospina and Wojciech Szczesny...

What do previous meetings tell us about Arsenal v Red Star...

Ahead of the match between the two teams on Thursday, let's take a look at some of the background between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade.

Wenger on the player who is ‘surprise of the season’

Arsene Wenger has been praising the 'surprise of the season' - Hector Bellerin.

Player focus: Koscielny helps France to first cleansheet

With France winning 2-0, it was the first clean sheet for the French defence in the tournament.

Leicester keeper bemoans things ‘going against us’ v Arsenal

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Kasper Schmeichel is the latest from Leicester to speak out about what he saw as their bad luck with decisions at the Emirates on...

Arsenal given just six days to play quarter final, Barcelona, Everton

Arsenal have confirmed that a possible FA Cup quarter-final against Watford will take place on Sunday 13th March. That's hardly helpful for the Gunners, who have...

Photos: Arsenal legend joins side for pre-Bayern training

As Arsenal got ready for the first of their double header against Bayern Munich, Robert Pires popped along to training. With Gabriel returning from his 'minor...

Granit Xhaka to start – Arsenal predicted XI v Bournemouth

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This is it, this is going to be the weekend when Granit Xhaka finally gets a start for Arsenal.

Arsenal midfielder admits side will 'learn' from Swansea defeat

Arsenal had the lion's share of possession against mid-table Swansea City on Monday night, but at the end of the match, all that mattered...

Mertesacker: We want to make fans proud

Per Mertesacker has spoken ahead of the North London Derby, claiming that the team just want to make the fans proud. Per is one of...