Twitter outraged by bizarre Uefa yellow card rule forcing Arsenal man...

On Friday, Wales once again made history by beating Belgium 3-1 and progressing to the Euro semi-finals. However, Aaron Ramsey's second yellow card in five games means he misses the match against Portugal and Twitter was not happy.

Arsenal fans dream of title win at Tottenham with Manchester United...

Dreaming: Arsenal fans always tell themselves they're not going to do it this season but as soon as that fixture list is announced, we can't help ourselves.

Loan watch: Crowley plays, Barnsley progress

Arsenal loanee Dan Crowley is impressing at Barnsley, and helped the Tykes to a win in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy on Tuesday night. The teenager...

Quick watch: Campbell makes a little fan very happy

Joel Campbell has given a young fan a moment he will never forget when he not only gave him his shirt after the game, but he put it on for him.

Proactive pressing and extra video analysis might have helped Arsenal to...

One of the disappointing aspects of the Champions League game on Tuesday was the lack of proactive pressing on the Barcelona players in the build...

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?

Arsenal man involved in humiliating Euro result

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

Crucial questions left unanswered for Arsenal after Emirates Cup

With another pre-season trophy in the bag, pre-season has gone well, but what have we learnt about Arsenal from the Emirates Cup weekend? With Arsenal...

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...

Stat: Further evidence that Ozil’s ‘lazy’ label is nonsense

The majority of our squad looked lethargic and exhausted during our 1-1 draw against Spurs, but at least we had Mesut Ozil. The midfielder was...

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.

On paper: Manchester United v Arsenal

Football matches aren’t won or lost on paper, but the stats behind any meeting always fascinate me. So, in that vein, here are how Arsenal and United look on paper.

Stats highlight Mesut Ozil's biggest flaw

Mesut Ozil
Since signing for Arsenal in 2013, Mesut Ozil has come under an increasing amount of criticism for going missing in big games and it seems the stats back this up.

Goals, goals, goals: Arsenal v West Ham predictions

How will Arsenal do against West Ham this weekend? We make our best guesses.

Infographic: Arsenal’s last trip to Boleyn Ground

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

Arsenal School Reports 2014-15: The Manager

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...

Former Manchester United man confident Arsenal will falter

Speaking ahead of Saturday's game against Arsenal, Sunderland defender John O'Shea is confident his side are capable of getting a result at the Emirates...

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.

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.

Arsenal midfielder admits he’s not fit

Jon Toral
Jon Toral has admitted that he’s not fully fit after a poor loan spell in Spain which saw him play only 267 minutes in the league.

Arsenal forward 'I'm not really happy'

Takuma Asano
Earlier this week, Kicker published an article highlighting Takuma Asano's dissatisfaction with his performances at VfB Stuttgart.

Official teams: Aston Villa v Arsenal

Arsenal team news
Arsenal travel to Villa Park today knowing that a win will, temporarily at least, take them to the top of the table. All eyes will...

Arsenal 14/15 School Report: The Forwards

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...

England squad numbers for World Cup announced

The England squad numbers for the World Cup have been revealed. As usual with the England managers, it should give us a good indication on...

Giroud hails ‘team cohesion’ after huge win

Olivier Giroud has hailed Arsenal's 'team cohesion' after our huge 4-0 win over Hull in the FA Cup. It was our most convincing win for...

Wenger: Manchester City man has great dignity

Arsene Wenger hailed Manuel Pellegrini's dignity while at Manchester City.

Graphic: How efficient have Arsenal really been in transfer market compared...

Arsenal stats
During the Annual General Meeting this week, Ivan Gazidis reaffirmed that Arsène Wenger makes all the transfer decisions and has an outstanding record. Many would...

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.

Arsenal striker receives huge boost ahead of summer

Olivier Giroud is now a dead cert for France's Euro 2016 squad after it was confirmed that Karim Benzema won't be heading to the competition this summer.

Szczesny's smoking highlights a bigger problem

by Helen Trantum Are you stupid? That must be a question Arsene Wenger is dying to ask his FA Cup winning goalkeeper after the Pole was...

Early Arsenal team news – Gabriel to start

Gabriel v Preston
The Evening standard expects Gabriel to start for Arsenal handing Lincoln City a massive boost ahead of their FA Cup trip to the Emirates.

Bournemouth pay Arsenal £2m for Jack Wilshere loan

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 26: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Jack Wilshere has ended a day of speculation which saw him wanted across Europe by signing for Bournemouth.

Preview: Arsenal v West Brom – No more blanks!

Barren The season has wound down rather slowly, which is all a bit concerning ahead of a Cup Final. I have been thinking of that...

Ozil: We can do this!

The final whistle had hardly blown on Saturday when all eyes shifted to Monaco, including Mesut Ozil's.

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.

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...

Player focus: Ozil expected to shine against Chelsea

Mesut Ozil will be back against Chelsea after missing the Stoke away game due to a slight injury and his creativity was certainly missed...

Arsenal star helps Germany through to final (video)

After scoring six goals in four appearances, if you were going to put money on one player to score to put Germany through the final of the Olympic's football tournament, it would be Serge Gnabry.

Time to plug in the charger – post-Newcastle reactions

How did our pre-match reactions stack up against the actual game? We take a look here.

Infographic: It’s only Ray Parlour

It's Ray Parlour's birthday on March 7th, so let's look back at his time with Arsenal! First of all, happy birthday, Ray! Second, welcome to...

Player focus: Elneny makes his bow for Arsenal against Burnley

Like kids on Christmas morning, Arsenal fans were more than excited when they saw the starting line-up that would face Burnley, as all focus...

Coleman urges Ramsey to be part of golden generation

A win in Cyprus leaves Wales on the brink of their first major tournament since 1958, and their first ever European Championships appearance. Ramsey helped...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Southampton/Norwich

In a new feature, we look at the next four of Arsenal's opponents so let's see who's in, who's out and who we have to worry about when we face Southampton or Norwich.

Tottenham injury blow: Fans panic as key defender set to miss...

from Arsenal's opposition
Toby Alderweireld was taken off during Spurs' 1-1 draw against West Brom in mid-October and it looks as if he's going to miss the North London Derby.

Wenger wants 'perfect run' to catch Leicester

11 points behind Leicester City with time to catch them running out, Arsène Wenger hasn't given up on the Premier League title just yet.

Arsenal man: It was bigger than I expected!

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain expressed his surprise at the magnitude of Arsenal's clash against the MLS All-Stars after the Gunners won 2-1.

Vermaelen is right to say he would celebrate against Arsenal

You know what, refusing to celebrate is one of the most ridiculous things in 'the modern game'. I am very much an advocate of modern...

Wenger says Champions League will make Leicester struggle next season

Leicester City are Premier League champions and, in north London, work is already underway to make sure it doesn't happen again next season.

The one midfielder giving Arsenal fans hope as the season draws...

In a match ultimately overshadowed by our incapacity to close games out, Mohamed Elneny continued to excel in a midfield role, where he has settled in perfectly since his January switch from Basel.

Wenger hails ‘intelligent’ Iwobi performance against Everton

Arsene Wenger has hailed Alex Iwobi after his extraordinary performance against Everton in the Premier League. The boss spoke after the match about the forward,...

Torn muscle for Liverpool star ahead of Arsenal game

James Milner has been diagnosed with a ‘torn muscle’ in his foot but, remarkably, has not been ruled out of the game at the weekend against Arsenal.

Controversial referee appointed for Arsenal v Stoke

Stoke fans will be wincing as Jonathan Moss has been appointed the referee for Saturday's game at the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal take on Stoke City...

Özil expects goosebumps at Champions League anthem

Aaron Ramsey may not have travelled with the squad, but you can expect Mesut Özil to line up for Arsenal on Wednesday evening. The Gunners...

Wenger wants players to learn from Sheffield Wednesday defeat as Burnley...

Burnley, much like Sheffield Wednesday were in the fourth round of the League Cup this season, are the underdogs against Arsenal on Saturday. But at...

Arsenal fan hate figure remains unconvinced by Olivier Giroud

Olivier Giroud
It seems that former Arsenal man, Samir Nasri, remains unconvinced by Olivier Giroud, despite the striker having a solid Euro 2016 tournament.

Wenger: We have struggled

Arsene Wenger admitted ahead of Arsenal's match against Manchester City on Sunday that the Gunners did struggle to create chances against Norwich last weekend.

Arsenal player ratings - Alexis and Xhaka star in win v...

Arsenal player ratings
Arsenal recorded their first Premier League win of November with a hard fought win against AFC Bournemouth. So how did the players do individually?

Transfer boost for Arsenal as Chilean legend insists Alexis is happy

With contract talks pending and rumours circulating, Arsenal fans will be glad to hear that one of Chile's favourite sons believes Alexis Sánchez is happy in north London.

Fabregas grateful to Arsenal despite negative reception

Cesc Fabregas has admitted that he's still grateful to Arsenal despite receiving a quite hostile reception upon his return to the Emirates. The Chelsea man,...

Mertesacker and Chambers prove defenders don't have to be quick

All week long I heard people talk about Jamie Vardy and how Gabriel needs to play against Leicester City because of his pace. Speaking on...

Stat proves these two Arsenal players are among the best at...

Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil have made Opta's best XI of the Euros.

Cech breaks Czech appearance record, Rosicky starts

Petr Cech is now the most-capped player in Czech history after being handed a start in their friendly against Malta.

Sutton to “try a few reducers early” against Arsenal

Craig Dundas
36-year-old Sutton United striker, Craig Dundas, revealed that his National League side intend on getting physical with Arsenal in the FA Cup on Monday night.

Player focus: Walcott shows his Sunday best v Liverpool

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

Rival watch: Manchester City open door for Arsenal with wasteful display...

Arsenal were able to close the gap with ‘imperial’ Manchester City to zero points (and just one goal) after Pep Guardiola’s men missed TWO penalties to draw 1-1 with Everton.

Individual highlights: Welbeck v Lithuania

MOTM Danny Welbeck may not have wanted his champagne but he certainly deserved it. Enjoy his individual highlights here.

Arsenal player ratings v Tottenham

Arsenal crashed to defeat in the NLD and they have no-one to blame but themselves. Here's how they rated.

Why Gabriel offered enough to worry Mertesacker

Making his first Premier League start, it was interesting to see how Gabriel Paulista got on. We kept a close eye on him against Everton.

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.

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.

Özil leads Premier League stats but is let down by teammates,...

by Lewis Ambrose It's plain for all to see that Mesut Özil had a superb second season for Arsenal, but is he being let down by his...

In full: Arsene Wenger post-Chelsea press conference

Arsene Wenger met with the press after his side's 0-0 draw with Chelsea on Sunday at the Emirates. The boss spoke about the how he...

Arsenal to win 2-1 Daily Cannon predicts v Crystal Palace

Arsenal travel to Palace this weekend for their Premier League game. How will they fare? What will happen? We make our predictions here.

Enrique reveals special plans for the three Arsenal players he's afraid...

Facing the media on Tuesday, Luis Enrique looked ahead to Wednesday night's Champions League second leg between Arsenal and Barcelona, highlighting which Gunners his...

Arsenal midfielder handed no.32 shirt

Jack Wilshere has been handed the no.32 shirt while on loan with Bournemouth.

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...

Loan watch: Jenkinson helps West Ham hold Manchester United, Szczesny returns

Another Saturday of football naturally meant more minutes for Arsenal's on-loan contingent. Coming off the bench for West Ham at Old Trafford, Carl Jenkinson found himself...

Alexis Sanchez forced out of training with injury ahead of Copa...

Alexis Sanchez was forced to withdraw from training on Saturday after he was injured in a collision with teammate Enzo Roco.

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...

Arsenal loan watch: Asano, Szczesny and more feature

Arsenal loan watch
There were more starts for Arsenal's players out on-loan during Sunday's fixtures across Europe.

Arsenal forward hailed by Charlton fans despite defeat

Arsenal loan watch
Stephy Mavididi played the full 90 minutes for Charlton Athletic as they lost at home to Oxford United but the Arsenal man came close to scoring a number of times for the League One side and was hailed by fans.

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...

Player focus – An evening to forget for Ospina despite decent...

Arsenal's 5-1 loss away to Bayern Munich probably wasn't David Ospina's finest 90 minutes yet he didn't actually have too bad a game compared to the rest of the team.

Watch: Louis van Gaal’s post-match comments

Louis van Gaal was understandably pleased with Manchester United's 3-2 win over Arsenal at Old Trafford. The Red Devils' boss has come under a lot...

Bellerin’s torrid first half is a good sign

The first half against Bayern was a reminder of Hector Bellerin's Champions League debut to forget. In a game where Arsenal were very much second...

Result: Arsenal fail to hold onto lead against resilient Liverpool

And so ends our most 'exciting' match of the season so far. Liverpool, predictably got off to a strong start. We gave them enough space...

Infograph: Everything you need to know about PSG

Ahead of Arsenal's game in Paris against PSG to get their Champions League group stage under way, we've put together everything you need to know about our opposition so you can impress your mates.

Tactics – Ozil’s brilliance + Arsenal’s evolution dissected

Arsenal tactics
On 4th July 1998 in Marseille, Dennis Bergkamp turned in a performance that for 89 minutes of the match was considerably shy of his...

Video - Wenger not phased by Giroud's reaction to being subbed...

Arsene Wenger spoke with the press after his side swept past Middlesbrough with ease on Sunday in the FA Cup.

VIDEO – Wenger – I wouldn’t have walked away if we’d...

Speaking to the media on Friday ahead of their FA Cup game against Hull, Arsene Wenger was asked if he'd have left Arsenal had...

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.

Arsenal player focus - Mesut Ozil back in business against Swansea

Mesut Ozil and Alex Iwobi
After missing out on our Premier League clashes against Crystal Palace and Bournemouth because he had the flu, Mesut Ozil returned to his rightful place in Arsenal's starting lineup against Swansea.

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.

Tottenham move within touching distance of Leicester, put more space between...

from Arsenal's opposition
A win against Stoke City puts Spurs just five points behind League leaders, Leicester.

In focus: Arsenal’s goalkeepers

After David Ospina's mistake against Swansea cost the Gunners all three points on Monday night, the Arsenal Goalkeeping Debate raised it's head again. Here at...

Manchester City fans show Arsenal fans how to be angry

Helen Trantum column
Can you fall out of love with football?

Watch: Talented Arsenal youngster grabs great assist then concedes penalty

Ainsley Maitland-Niles grabbed an assist and conceded a late penalty as Ipswich drew 2-2 at Bolton on Tuesday night. The Arsenal youngster lofted in a...

Everything you need to know about Brighton & Hove Albion

On Sunday Arsenal continue their defence of the FA Cup with a trip to the seaside to face Brighton & Hove Albion. Here's everything you...

Wojciech Szczesny lays down his terms for return to Arsenal

Wojciech Szczesny has told the media in Poland that he will move to a club in the summer where he will be number one meaning Arsenal have a big choice to make.

Theo Walcott to start for England v Malta

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott will start for England as they face Malta in Gareth Southgate’s first match in charge as interim manager.

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...

Wenger: He had a good game again

Arsene Wenger hailed Olivier Giroud for his brace which secured all three points for Arsenal at Newcastle.

Arsenal frontman: I was a bit annoyed

Danny Welbeck returned to Arsenal side on Sunday with a massive, 95th minute, bang that could well give Arsenal the shove they need towards...

Watch: Arsenal men shine as Gunners continue Euro domination

Olivier Giroud, take a bow. The Frenchman was crucial in his country's 5-2 quarter-final win over Iceland, bagging two goals and an assist.

[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.

First World Cup Panini sticker revealed

FIFA have disclosed on their instagram page the first FIFA WWC 2015 sticker. Following a twitter vote England’s Jill Scott was chosen ahead of Marta...

Arsenal forward picks up groin injury

You really do have to feel sorry for Yaya Sanogo. A player with Arsenal DNA so strong that it seems he can barely look at...

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.

Predicted Manchester United XI v Arsenal

It’s almost time for Arsenal’s game at Old Trafford on Sunday where the Gunners will be favourites for the first time in the Premier...

Oxlade-Chamberlain must take his chance with key man injured

When Aaron Ramsey was substituted with a hamstring injury on Tuesday evening, he was replaced by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. It was to be expected and will...

Watford top Premier League foul count, Manchester United 2nd, Bournemouth bottom

Arsenal stats
When it comes to sides that are committing the most fouls this season (on actual fouls given), Watford are leading the way in the Premier League with Manchester United not too far behind them.

Arsenal v Stoke – The man in the middle

Ahead of Arsenal’s game against Stoke on Sunday, we look at the man charged with refereeing the game. Referee: Jonathan Moss Assistants: R West, A Halliday Fourth...

Predicted Arsenal 4-2-3-1 lineup for inevitable ‘plucky’ performance v Bayern that...

Arsenal predicted lineup
Who do we think Arsene Wenger will pick for Arsenal's clash against Bayern Munich on Tuesday night?

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.

Arsenal man determined to make up for previous disappointments against Barcelona

After Arsène Wenger spoke to the media on Thursday morning, a Luis Suárez hat-trick saw Barcelona into the Club World Cup Final. The Spanish champions...

Lincoln City skipper talks ‘incredible’ Arsenal draw

Sean Raggett
Lincoln City skipper, Sean Raggett, has spoken about the non-League team's "incredible" FA Cup draw against the club he supports, Arsenal.

More evidence that Alexis Sanchez is quite good

After hitting a stunner of a strike from outside the box against Hull City, Alexis Sanchez has become the most lethal striker from outside...

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.

Arsenal rival watch: Leicester imitate Chelsea's title defence by rolling over...

After what was the worst defence of a Premier League title by the champions last season, Leicester showed that they are likely to take that accolade from Chelsea this campaign after they were brushed aside by Antonio Conte's men at Stamford Bridge.

Welbeck’s winner was a landmark late Arsenal goal

Arsenal stats
Rising to meet Mesut Özil's free-kick on Sunday, Danny Welbeck gave Arsenal an incredibly late winner. It was the fifth minute of stoppage time and...

Ozil & co destroy Hull: Arsenal Player Ratings

Quite possibly some of the best football we’ve played this season. We were unreal in the first half. Our passing was exquisite and we were...

Former Tottenham stopper threatening a David Seaman record

Arsenal stats
Former Spurs goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes is threatening a Premier League record held by Arsenal legend David Seaman. Now at Watford, Gomes saved the Hornets a...

The Arsenal goalkeeper debate - part 1

Who is Arsenal's number one? It's a question that Arsene Wenger might not be able to answer. We take a look at the best option here.

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.

Loan watch: Martinez saves another penalty but Wolves lose

Argentine goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez saved a penalty for the second time in his last five appearances but couldn't do enough for Wolves to get...

Manchester United man's bad luck good news for Arsenal

Michael Carrick first suffered a calf muscle strain after Manchester United's FA Cup match with Cambridge United on 12th January and it has been...

Predicted XI v Leicester: Coquelin and Ox to start

Arsenal predicted lineup
So, here we are again. Another big Arsenal game naturally means more big decisions for Arsène Wenger to make. The boss doesn't generally like making...

England boss says picking Wilshere was easy

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 26: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Incredibly, the inclusion of Jack Wilshere in Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 squad was met with some surprise and outrage.

Arsenal weekend pass masters once again

Arsenal stats
We all know that Arsenal love a good pass. In fact, we also know that they will happily play three passes when one hammer of...

Arsenal to break their duck against West Brom – predictions

The final league game of the season. Where did the time go? In addition to our extensive pre-match coverage of the game, we got our writers...

‘It’s unfortunate that Arsenal could not secure my work permit’

Kelechi Nwakali
Kelechi Nwakali has been speaking to the press after his deadline day move to the Netherlands because of problems Arsenal had in securing a work permit for the talented youngster.

Xhaka: Why Arsenal have moved so quickly and how he fits...

The season is over and Arsenal are already on the verge of announcing a deal for Granit Xhaka: very un-Arsenal, right? Well, with the player...

Wenger hits out at Manchester United praise

Arsene Wenger has missed the point in his post-match comments after we lost 3-2 to Manchester United. The boss claimed that we shouldn't get ahead...

The Manchester United reject aiming to shock Arsenal on Wednesday

Signed by Manchester United for £3.85m back in 2012, Angelo Henriquez had no success in Manchester. The closest he came to that was one goal...

Can Arsenal make it 12th time lucky against Chelsea?

Arsenal play Chelsea this weekend and it's a big one, as well as an important fixture.

Loan watch: Szczesny produces save to gift Roma win

Before the international break, Polish goalkeeper produced a superb save to help AS Roma hang on to all three points against Juventus in Serie...

Count on Campbell? Arsenal predicted XI v Bayern Munich

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsenal's double-header against Bayern Munich comes to a conclusion this week and things are a little bit different than they were just a couple...

Confident Arsenal comfortably win first trophy of the season

by Lewis Ambrose The second game of pre-season saw Arsenal comfortably defeat 3-1 Everton in the final of the Barclays Asia Trophy in Singapore. The Gunners...

Arsenal fans react to Gunners drawing Bayern Munich

Alexis Sanchez
Like clockwork, Arsenal drew Bayern Munich in the knock-out stages of the Champions League but at least most Gooners saw the funny side.

Arsenal loan watch - Who's in action when and where?

A look at which Arsenal players are in action over the next week.

Thursday recap: What’s up with Wilshere? + Mkhitaryan, Ozil + BBC...

Another day, another load of Euro action.

Head-to-head: Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal

Arsenal stats
Arsenal travel to Sheffield on Tuesday night to face Wednesday in a game most are expecting the Gunners to win comfortably. This will be the...

Incredible Petr Cech stat

Petr Cech was the man of the match against Stoke on Sunday afternoon as he kept yet another cleansheet. The Arsenal keeper, who holds the...

Stat: Arsenal need to show midfielder the door

Everyone let out a collective groan when we saw Mathieu Flamini was coming on against Barcelona. We were already 1-0 but there was time to...

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.

Crazy: Only world class Manchester City man has more goals than...

Go and find any random football fan and tell them you want to ask them a question. Then, once you've got their attention, ask them...

Arsenal star slams 'stupid' performances against 'smaller teams'

Mesut Ozil has revealed that his comments regarding Arsenal messing up the title were taken out of context but we have dropped stupid points.

Injury update: Wenger confirms tight muscles and will be cautious with...

Arsenal team news
Arsène Wenger gives the latest team news ahead of the game against Swansea.

Watch: Zelalem scores then shushes Celtic fans as Rangers win derby

Coming off the bench in a Scottish cup semi-final and his first Old Firm Derby, Gedion Zelalem would've been excused had the occasion bugged him a little.

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.

Watch: Ozil’s sublime touch ruined by Hull pitch

On the face of it, Mesut Ozil looked like he had another off afternoon against Hull, but when you drill down into his performance, the opposite is actually true.

New and Nasty! Alexis posts more pictures of horrible ankle injury...

Alexis Sanchez has posted pictures of his ankle after a terrible challenge in the Copa America final and they are not pretty at all.

Predicted XI: A midfield shock? Bellerín and Ramsey out

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsène Wenger will name his first Champions League team of the season on Wednesday night, but who will he pick? Héctor Bellerín and Aaron Ramsey...

Leading stat: Arsenal continue run as Calendar Kings

Arsenal stats
With their win against Everton on Saturday, Arsenal increased their lead as Calendar Kings for 2015. With more wins under their belt than any other side...

Former Arsenal number 10 hails Özil as 'best player' at Arsenal

Paul Merson wore the number 10 for Arsenal for much of his 11 seasons at the club, eventually relinquishing it for Dennis Bergkamp. The former...

Arsenal wizard now one short of new creative milestone

Mesut Ozil grabbed another assist on Saturday as he delivered the corner Olivier Giroud headed home to score his second goal just seven minutes after coming on.

Hull aiming to add more misery to Arsenal’s woes

Harry Maguire Sadio Mane
Hull travel to the Emirates this weekend on the back of a brilliant result against Liverpool.

Calf injury rules out Swansea’s latest signing from Arsenal game

Luciano Narsingh
Swansea City have completed the signing of Dutch international winger, Luciano Narsingh, from PSV Eindhoven but he will not face Arsenal.

'He's the star' - Arsenal defender hails Spaniard ahead of pre-season...

While most of the Arsenal squad are relishing the chance to face Didier Drogba in our clash against the MLS All-Stars in the USA, Nacho Monreal is looking forward to playing against another player.

Player ratings v Lens: Young Arsenal forwards shine despite dopey defence

Our first pre-season match is behind us, how did our players do?

Arsenal predicted XI v Reading - 10 changes from side that...

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsenal are expected to change almost their entire starting XI for the game against Reading on Tuesday night but should still field a team strong enough to defeat Jaap Stam’s men.

What can Arsenal and Tottenham expect from Saturday's referee?

Martin Atkinson will take charge of Tottenham v Arsenal, so what can we expect? Find out here.

Arsenal legend insists beating Barcelona is possible

Substituted after just 18 minutes of a Champions League Final, Robert Pirès never played for Arsenal again. After Jens Lehmann saw red, Pirès was sacrificed...

Arsenal’s shot map v Manchester United makes for sad viewing

Olivier GIroud v Manchester United
To say that Arsenal underperformed against Manchester United would be akin to saying water is a little bit wet.

Wilshere - I should have scored for Bournemouth to win the...

Jack Wilshere admitted on Facebook that he should have scored for Bournemouth after the Arsenal man missed an absolute sitter in their 2-2 draw with Watford.

Watch: Antonio Conte’s pre-Arsenal Chelsea press conference

from Arsenal's opposition
Antonio Conte met with the press on Friday lunchtime ahead of his side’s trip to the Emirates.

Arsene Wenger – Arsenal had the right attitude at Chelsea...

Arsene Wenger in stands at Chelsea
Arsene Wenger once again managed to find words to praise his players and try to shift any doubt over his team preparation by saying ‘we had the right attitude’ after the defeat at Stamford Bridge.

Spurs hero sets his sights on Manchester United, still believes they...

from Arsenal's opposition
Spurs Hero, Harry Kane, has set his sights firmly on Manchester United ahead of the north London team's clash with the Red Devils.

Look: The frustrated faces of Olivier Giroud v Albania

With France struggling, again, to score goals and relying on a late winner, it was a frustrating night for Olivier Giroud against Albania on Wednesday.

Official teams: Arsenal v Watford

Arsenal team news
Straight off the back of a comfortable 4-0 win away to Hull, Arsenal face Watford at home in the FA Cup. Arsenal are still without...

Most Wanted: Which Tottenham players would make the Arsenal team?

With the annual proclamations of a power shift in North London, Daily Cannon takes a look at a best combined XI from the likely line-ups for Saturday’s match

England win despite Spurs hindrance, Wilshere benched

Aaron Ramsey played the full 90 as Wales frustrated Englspurs in France on Thursday.

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.

Relive Eduardo’s ‘beach’ goal as Arsenal get Burnley in FA Cup

FA Cup Draw
Arsenal have been drawn against Burnley at home in the FA Cup fourth round. The draw took place in the middle of the One Show just to...

Wenger hails new arrival

Mohamed Elneny
Arsene Wenger piled on the praise for new signing, Mohamed Elneny, after he put in another promising performance against Watford.

Predicted XI: Wenger must avoid tempting risks during busy period

Arsenal predicted lineup
Alexis Sánchez is likely to be back in the squad for the game against Manchester City on Monday, but Arsène Wenger would be mad...

I did the best I could but I will improve –...

Joel Campbell was granted a rare start for Arsenal on Sunday against Hull in the FA Cup. Impressing and showing clear signs of improvement, the...

Could Tottenham winning the League induce vomiting? Idris Elba thinks so

Arsenal fan and Hollywood actor, Idris Elba, reckons he'll be physically sick if Tottenham win the League. He's not the only one.

Tweets: Arsenal players get ready for Champions League

As the Champions League draws ever closer, the Arsenal players all took to Twitter to let us know that they're excited. And ready. Well, not...

Player focus: Xhaka – Tenacious, influential and convincing

Granit Xhaka made his 44th international appearnce against Albania in Saturday's Group A encounter - but all of the pre-match analysis surrounded the sibling rivalry between...

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...

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.

Watford boss prepared for Arsenal’s ‘amazing’ players

from Arsenal's opposition
Quique Sanchez Flores has been preparing his side to face Arsenal’s ‘amazing’ players and hopes the 9,000 Hornets travelling with them will help them...

Pictures: Arsenal train ahead of Barcelona showdown

Arsenal players took to the pitch for their last home training session ahead of their Champions League match against Barcelona. With Laurent Koscielny returning to...

5 things Arsenal learned v Bournemouth

What did Arsenal learn from their rather embarrassing loss way to Bournemouth?

He's been a car crash since January: Arsenal fans turn on...

When Shkodran Mustafi signed for Arsenal from Valencia during the summer, most Gooners were over the moon with the new defender but now it appears he's perhaps not the player we thought he was.

Arsenal's Chamberlain ready for career-defining moment

by Lewis Ambrose As a goalkeeper there is nowhere to hide, so you can barely imagine how Siobhan Chamberlain felt in the early hours of...

Wenger: We made it easy for Fabianski

With many news outlets, including the Mirror, naming ex-Arsenal goalkeeper, Lukasz Fabianski, as their Man of the Match in the Arsenal v Swansea City...

Arsenal man scores two for his country

Alex Iwobi scored a brace in Nigeria's 3-0 win over Plateau United on Wednesday.

Midfielder wants to win the title after first Arsenal goal

A 3-1 defeat at Camp Nou on Wednesday sent Arsenal out of the Champions League but the season isn't over yet. The tie against Barcelona...

Why Wales manager is a hypocrite to hit out at Arsenal...

Chris Coleman has hit out at Arsene Wenger for selecting Aaron Ramsey against Liverpool which saw the midfielder pick up an injury that has ruled him out for Wales’ upcoming international game (and, you know, some games for the club that actually pays his wages).

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?

Bayern get Arsenal injury boost as player returns to training

Xabi Alonso
Xabi Alonso has made a miraculous recovery after having to be helped from the training pitch on Monday and now looks in contention to feature against Arsenal.

Watch: Arsenal man helps Manchester United score massive goal

It turns out that Laurent Koscielny was actually crucial for France's one and only goal against the Netherlands on Monday night.

Arsenal gunning for five in a row v West Ham

Arsenal gunning for five wins in a row in the league v West Ham on Saturday.

Stats: Arsenal’s horrendous form laid bare ahead of Tottenham showdown

Arsenal stats
It's not good. The game against Swansea was a double must-win after losing the must-win match against Manchester United at the weekend. Next up on the...

Olympiacos manager says Arsenal never scared them

Olympiacos manager Marco Silva told the media that his side was never scared of facing Arsenal. The Greek champions won 3-2 at the Emirates Stadium...

Player focus: Mesut Özil returns with silky style v Watford

There were a few pre-match doubts as to whether Özil was going to start, after returning to first team action during our goalless draw away at Leicester last weekend.

Arsenal man starts as stunner wins it for loan side

Takuma Asano started for Stuttgart as they won 2-1 at FC Heidenheim on Friday night.

Eddie Howe: This is why Arsenal sent Wilshere on loan

Jack Wilshere’s loan at Bournemouth was about getting game time, staying fit and deciding what he does with his playing future.

Wenger: The Newcastle fans make it difficult

Arsenal head to St. James' Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to win a fourth consecutive game at the stadium. Newcastle United away is generally a...

Watch: Arsenal star scores stunning volley during huge Copa America win

Alexis Sanchez helped Chile to a 4-2 win over Panama in Copa America on Tuesday night.

Look: Arsenal man glad to be back training

Petr Cech is 'glad to be back' training at London Colney ahead of our pre-season match against RC Lens on Friday.

Jenkinson scores and concedes a penalty within a minute (video)

Arsenal right-back Carl Jenkinson is having one hell of a season at West Ham United. The defender is at Upton Park on loan for the...

Watford boss: It’s an honour to play against Arsenal man

from Arsenal's opposition
Quique Sanchez Flores admitted that it's an honour to play against Arsene Wenger.

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.

Player focus: Ospina proves safe hands for Arsenal against Burnley

In a game where Arsenal had the most of the ball possession, David Ospina had a good game overall in Arsenal's 2-1 win against Burnley. As...

Arsenal player focus - Box-to-box Ox excels against Hull

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain once again had a terrific match in the centre against Hull City on Saturday.

Quick watch: New Arsenal striker scores again in Rio

Takuma Asano isn't letting Serge Gnabry steal all the Arsneal headlines from the Olympics as he grabbed his second of the tournament with another lovely takent effort.

Arsenal boss says German is always committed

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker could return to the side for Saturday's Premier League fixture at Stamford Bridge, and Arsène Wenger has been praising his...

Former Tottenham man issues warning to Arsenal

Michael Dawson has warned Arsenal that the KC will be ‘rocking’ tonight but seems more concerned with getting back into the Premier League than...

Mike Jones referee preview: Swansea v Arsenal

Referee Mike Jones
Mike Jones will take charge of Arsenal’s game at Swansea, a referee who prefers to let the game ‘flow’ rather than stopping it for annoying things like fouls.

Match preview: Southampton vs Arsenal

Following their morale-boosting victory at Anfield in midweek, Southampton will be full of confidence when they host the Gunners in Saturday's evening kick-off at St. Mary's.

England's road to the World Cup final

by Sylvain Jamet The FIFA WWC 2015 is a 24 team competition and England will have their work cut out if they want to reach...

Referee preview: Swarbrick back for West Brom v Arsenal

Neil Swarbrick has refereed just one Arsenal game this season – the reverse of this fixture on Boxing Day at the Emirates.

Long read: Wenger’s tactical plan starts to form

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

Loan watch: Four young Gunners start in disappointing weekend

For Arsenal's loanees, the weekend began on Friday evening. A number of players out on loan are injured so didn't feature on Saturday, while Wojciech...

Wenger should consider dropping defensive weak link for Tottenham game

It's been a rough time at Arsenal for Mathieu Debuchy. After a move to the tune of £10m, the former Newcastle United man joined up...

Wenger sarcastically defends transfer policy after Southampton draw

Arsenal created plenty of chances on Tuesday night but couldn't convert one of them. However, criticism of his transfer policy is a little bit ludicrous....

Arsenal youngsters thrashed by Reading, Willock sees red, West Ham go...

Arsenal youth
Kwame Ampadu's side were comprehensively beaten 5-1 away at Reading, and finished the match with ten men after a late dismissal to compound their misery even further.

Do Arsenal get more cards per foul – the stats

Mike Dean books Shkodran Mustafi
Sometimes, it feels like Arsenal don’t have to do much to pick up a card from the referee while opponents can murder at will with impunity, but is that tue?

Arsenal loan watch: A MotM display, debut, assist and more

Arsenal loan watch
There was a Man of the Match display from Jack Wilshere, a Calum Chambers assist and a start for Jon Toral during Rangers' Cup victory over Motherwell in an action-packed Saturday for Arsenal loanees.

Petr Čech refuses to concede defeat to Chelsea

After his first clean sheet in four matches during a 2-0 win over Hull yesterday, Petr Cech refused to rule us out of the Premier League title race.

Ox impressed by Coquelin’s attitude

Francis Coquelin arrived at Arsenal in 2008, at the age of 17. The defensive midfielder made a few appearances in the next few years, playing...

Lucas Perez makes Jamie Vardy cry with Champions League hattrick

Lucas Perez scores against Basel
Arsenal topped their Champions League group with a comprehensive win over Basel while Ludogorets grabbed a surprise draw in Paris.

Watch: Arsenal starlets mess around on plane

Calum Chambers and Rob Holding appear the have formed a strong bond while away with the England u21s.

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...

Steve Bruce hits out at media over Wenger criticism

from Arsenal's opposition
Steve Bruce has hit out at the media for their recent criticism of Arsene Wenger. The Hull boss has described the way the boss has...

Newcastle manager blames referee for red card

from Arsenal's opposition
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...

Arsenal loan watch - Two players get two minutes between them...

Arsenal loan watch
Two Arsenal players were included in the match day squads for their Championship sides on Saturday but there were precious few minutes for the pair.

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.

Arsenal Ladies World Cup statistics

by Sylvain Jamet There were seven Arsenal players involved in the FIFA WWC 2015. Spain were eliminated at group Stage level while England are through to...

Arsenal v Crystal Palace – Opposition infograph

Arsenal preview Crystal Palace
Arsenal welcome Crystal Palace to the Emirates on Sunday for the first match of 2017. Here's everything you need to know about them ahead of the game.

Wenger praises Leicester but admits Spurs game played a part in...

Arsenal managed to escape a visit from Leicester with all three points. Here's what the manager thought about the game and why they struggled in the second half.

Arsenal's abysmal record away to Olympiacos doesn't really count

Arsenal don't have a particularly good record at Olympiacos, where the Gunners must win (probably by two goals) to qualify from the Champions League...

Massive Arsenal boost - Alexis Sanchez won't go to China

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez hasn't been called up for Chile for the China Cup in January.

Stat: Özil best in Europe ahead of new contract

We all know that Mesut Özil is the master of the assist but when it comes to chance creation this season, the German leads...

Wenger meets with Nigeria coach to discuss Iwobi

Alex Iwobi of interest to Genort Rohr
Arsene Wenger has reportedly met with Genort Rohr of Nigeria to discuss their use of Alex Iwobi in their game against Algeria on 12 November.

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?

Crazy Arsenal FA Cup stat

Arsenal stats
Arsenal made sure that their name was in the hat for the fifth round draw of the FA Cup by beating Sean Dyche's Burnley...

Player Ratings: Arsenal boy runs Chelsea ragged

The Ox took the game by the horns and came away with Man of the Match.

Twitter reacts to Mesut Ozil’s 10 out of 10 performance against...

Mesut Ozil
Mesut Ozil scored his first ever professional hattrick as well as opening his assist account for the season with a 10 out of 10 performance against Ludogorets in the Champions League on Wednesday night.

Arsenal vs Watford: It’s crunch time

Arsenal match preview
Eight games remain and the majority of diehard fans gave up hope long before the international break but, there's still a chance.

More bad news: Horror referee appointed to Arsenal game

Mike Dean is always the centre of attention so it might not be a bad thing he's been appointed referee for Arsenal's trip to...

Arsenal's problems with five-man defender systems is cause for concern

A look back at Arsenal's game against Leicester with the added benefit of time to calm down. Lewis Ambrose finds some deeper problems than just a poor performance.

Arsenal fans breathe sigh of relief as Stoke City defender ruled...

Ryan Shawcross
Ryan Shawcross has been ruled out of Stoke's trip to Arsenal on Saturday.

Are Arsenal really about to let another captain leave?

If chatter over the weekend is to be believed, then this season may be Mikel Arteta's last in an Arsenal shirt. Is that a good thing?

Official: Tottenham v Arsenal teams ahead of massive north London derby

Arsenal predicted lineup
So, it's finally here. After an awful week which saw us lose at United and at home to Swansea, it's time to go to the...

Walcott: Wenger gives us belief

Theo Walcott has backed Arsenal to bounce back from the West Ham disappointment with help from Arsene Wenger's ability to get belief back into the side.

Arsenal man 'delighted' to join Brighton on loan

Chuba Akpom has tweeted that he is 'delighted' to have joined Brighton on loan for the rest of the season.

Confirmed - Arsenal strike forward deal

Chuba Akpom has joined Brighton on loan until the end of the season.

Arsenal defender unfazed by Zagreb's impressive unbeaten run

Dinamo Zagreb haven't lost for 41 games. Sorry, you probably didn't want to read that ahead of Arsenal's trip there for Wednesday night's Champions League...

Arsenal keeper hits out at media

Wojciech Szczesny took to his Facebook account to hit out at the media for their speculation over his future. The Pole has been on loan...

Derby Day in an Arsenal-Tottenham Household

Everyone's Derby Day is different. Here's an insight into how the day can pan out when your other half supports the Lilywhites. 09:30 Wake up. Roll...

Predicted XI: Arsenal to risk midfielders in Olympiacos clash?

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsenal need to beat Olympiacos and beat them well on Wednesday night, but were without Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Özil on Tuesday morning. The two...

Wenger praises Manchester United youngster Marcus Rashford

With Wayne Rooney out and Anthony Martial injured during the warm up, Manchester United badly needed a striker to step up on Thursday night. At...

Anthony Taylor shipped in to put final nail in Arsene Wenger’s...

Anthony Taylor. Those two words should be enough for any review about this man.

FIFA announces shortlists for FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 awards

by Sylvain Jamet The FIFA WWC 2015 tournament is ending on Sunday the fifth of July and FIFA have just announced the shortlists for the...

Wenger: Even if Tottenham finish above is it is only a...

In all his time at Arsenal, Arsène Wenger has never finished below north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur and he doesn't want that to change.

Referee preview - Do Arsenal have cause for concern against Bournemouth?

Michael Oliver has been chosen to referee Arsenal's Premier League match away to Bournemouth, which isn't exactly fantastic news.

Arsenal and Spurs dealt blow as Leicester extend lead at top

from Arsenal's opposition
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...

Five things we learned from Arsenal v Paris Saint-Germain

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

How to live with a Manchester United fan when you're Arsenal

Just how do you cope living with a Manchester United fan, especially when Arsenal are playing them? Anita Sambol explains all here.

Why Arsenal are wrong over Alex Iwobi

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal celebrates his team's 1-0 win in the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Although the decision has already been made, and the likelihood of it being changed is decreasing by the day, Arsenal should let Alex Iwobi join up with the Nigerian squad to feature in the summer Olympic tournament.

Wenger praises Arsenal bench after Stoke win

Alex Iwobi
Arsene Wenger praised the quality of Arsenal's bench after Iwobi came on in the 69th minute to score their third goal against Stoke.

Quick watch: Iwobi scores with a volley for Nigeria

Alex Iwobi has scored his first international goal as he gave Nigeria the lead against Zambia.

Player focus: Olivier Giroud shows fabled Arsenal 'mental strength'

Having been booed, heavily criticised and had his selection for the competition questioned, Olivier Giroud showed actual mental strength on a night that he, more than anyone, needed to be.

Wenger believes 'fear' can help Arsenal qualify

Speaking ahead of Wednesday night's Champions League clash with Olympiacos, Arsène Wenger has shown respect for the Greek champions. The Frenchman was also bullish and...

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

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

Infograph: Opposition preview - Manchester United hope to climb closer to...

manchester united
Manchester United's against Arsenal is a little disheartening to say the least.

Wenger taking Tottenham seriously

During the week Arsenal were drawn against rivals Tottenham Hotspur in the League Cup. The game is less than a month away, meaning Arsenal will...

Former Chelsea boss proven wrong after calling Gunners "practically out"

Carlo Ancelotti has been left looking a little bit silly after comments in the build up to Arsenal's 2-0 Champions League win over Bayern...

After Stoke, can Walcott be the answer?

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

Arsenal players at the Euros – who’s in, who’s not

With all 24 squads now confirmed for the Euros, let’s take a look at the Arsenal interest at this summer’s tournament.

Arsenal player focus - Alex Iwobi out of his depth against...

While there's no doubt that Alex Iwobi has a tonne of potential, Arsenal's 3-1 loss away to Liverpool highlighted once again that the 20-year-old still has a lot to prove when it comes to big games.

Sutton fans furious with Sun sponsorship for Arsenal game

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

With goals: Xhaka goes BOOM, Lucas dazzles as Arsenal beat Nottingham...

Arsenal’s League Cup side of 2016 won comfortably against Arsenal’s League Cup side of 2010 to progress to the next round of the sponsorless cup.

Wilshere named ‘Euro flop’ for reasons that have nothing to do...

When the England manager calls and tells you you’re going to the Euros to represent your country even though you’ve played just five minutes of football all season, what do you do?

Stat highlights Arsenal's ineptitude in front of goal against Southampton

Arsenal stats
Arsenal had a worrying amount of shots against Southampton on Tuesday considering we scored a big, fat zero. The draw was hugely frustrating for Arsenal,...

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

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

Arsenal goalkeeper to miss Champions League this season

There will be no Champions League for Wojciech Szczesny this season (or Thomas Vermaelen) as Roma were dumped out of qualifying by Porto, who thumped them in Rome.

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...

World Cup roundup: Group A and B

by Sylvain Jamet in Canada The FIFA WWC 2015 has started with a bang in group B with 14 goals scored while, in contrast, there...

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....

Watch: Full Arsene Wenger pre Manchester United press conference

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday morning ahead of his side’s trip to Old Trafford on Sunday. The Arsenal boss will be hoping...

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...

Massive Middlesbrough boost - Captain returns ahead of Arsenal

from Arsenal's opposition
Middlesbrough have received a massive boost ahead of their weekend clash with Arsenal as captain Grant Leadbitter has returned to training.

Wenger wants to finish above Manchester City and hunt down Tottenham

With two draws in as many games before Thursday evening's defeat of West Bromwich Albion, Arsenal looked likely to be in a fight for Champions League football.

Arsenal player of the month announced

Throughout a disappointing November, Mesut Özil gave us hope. He gave us all something to believe in. Arsenal played five times in November, winning just...

Don't expect any help from referee v West Ham - he's...

Chris Foy 'not Hoy' will take charge of Arsenal's game against West Ham at the weekend, so what can we expect?

Why Arsenal and Aston Villa should both worry about Sunday’s referee

Anthony Taylor will take charge of Arsenal v Aston Villa at the Emirates on Sunday. His track record is not a good one.

Result: Arsenal topple hosts Hull despite embarrassing penalty miss

Arsenal finally managed another win over Hull and this time it was moderately convincing.

Opposition watch: Barcelona extend unbeaten run to 36 games with four...

Focus is on the FA Cup for now, but Barcelona are still in my peripheral vision as the second leg of the Champions League...

Player Focus: Welbeck Arsenal’s only bright spark against Manchester United

Following on from his last-gasp heroics to seal all three points against Leicester, Welbeck was impressive once more in spite of a frustrating 3-2...

Arsenal player focus - Jeff goes missing against Sutton

Jeff Reine-Adelaide
Jeff Reine-Adelaide got his third FA Cup start of the season against Sutton United in the FA Cup and it wasn't his best performance.

Watford defender: FA Cup is Arsenal's best chance of silverware

from Arsenal's opposition
Eight points behind Leicester City in the Premier League and two goals down before a Champions League second leg against Barcelona, the FA Cup...

Arsenal youngster stars as ten-man England win in Germany

England's u19s prevailed with an enthralling 3-2 victory over Germany, capped off by an excellent strike from one of Arsenal's brightest youth prospects. Ainsley-Maitland Niles,...

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 stars sending support to England Ladies

by Lewis Ambrose As I'm sure you're aware by now, the England Women's team are in the World Cup semi-finals. In case anybody is wondering coverage...

Player ratings: Promising Arsenal performance overshadowed by cheat

What should have been a fair match between two title rivals became a farce very quickly. Diego Costa's actions followed by Gabriel's sending off completely...

Stat: No-one does this better than Giroud

With everyone hailing Christian Benteke after his great headed goal for Liverpool on Sunday, it is Arsenal's very own Olivier Giroud who leads the...

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...

Talented Arsenal youngster targeting play-offs with Birmingham

When Hector Bellerin arrived at Arsenal from Barcelona, he brought with him a talented friend – Jon Toral. While Hector has flourished and made his...

Tactics: How Arsenal allowed Tottenham to claim a draw at the...

Arsenal tactics
Arsenal should have been out of sight by halftime in the north London derby, so how did Spurs end up with a draw?

Video – Arsene Wenger post-Brighton reaction + confirming Gabriel

Watch Arsene Wenger talk about the win at Brighton and give the latest update on the imminent arrival of Gabriel Paulista.

Why Cech deserves better reception than Fabregas against Chelsea

Helen Trantum column
It's funny how a player moving clubs can offend your sensibilities. This weekend, two excellent footballers face their former clubs, each on the opposing team...

Arsenal v Manchester United: Twenty’s plenty

There was a time, from around 1997-2004, that Sunday's fixture was the most important clash in the country. It was the title decider. This year...

Three Arsenal players in Premier League Top Eight

Three Arsenal players are in the top eight of best players in the league this season.

Arsenal 14/15 School Report: The Goalkeepers

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...

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.

Wilshere rusty while Ramsey does Arsenal proud

Jack Wilshere got a rusty run-out for England v Slovakia, while Aaron Ramsey was Wales' key player against Russia.

Is this why Walcott is no longer starting games for Arsenal?

Theo Walcott is looking as if he is far from first choice for the Arsenal. Could it be because of his contract?

Loan watch: Akpom and Hayden talk about their Hull City spells

Arsenal youngsters Chuba Akpom and Isaac Hayden have discussed their loan moves to Hull City. Like many youngsters - Arsenal have another 10 players out...

Stat: Since 2013 Arsenal have been the best Premier League away...

Arsenal stats
Saturday's trip to Watford will be a testing one. The Hornets have only conceded one goal - a penalty - in four games at...

Can Bellerín blunt Manchester City's dangerous left-side combination?

At the start of November, injury ruled Héctor Bellerín out of two of the biggest games of the season. On Monday, he will face his...

Why Arsenal are lucky with the referee appointment for Manchester United...

Michael Oliver will take charge of Manchester United v Arsenal, so what can we expect?

Everything you need to know about the referee for Palace v...

Ahead of Arsenal's game against Crystal Palace in the Premier League, we take a look at the referee who will be in charge,

Arsenal’s top six travel woes

Arsenal stats
Arsenal had, until recently, an excellent away record but in their last 21 trips to sides in the traditional top six, they've not been doing so well.

Wenger: Title race with Leicester and Spurs will continue to change

With two wins in nine league games, Arsenal have fallen way behind the rest of the pack in the Premier League title race. Leicester City...

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.

Referees will fail Arsenal in Europe until cultural differences are understood

A lot of Arsenal fans will rightly complain about Mr Cüneyt Çakır's performance on Tuesday night, and it certainly was not an impressive one. But...

Walcott shines in cameo: Arsenal player ratings v Sunderland

Arsenal drew another blank at the Emirates, the third game in a row when they've failed to score. Try as they might, they could not...

Player focus: Magical Mesut Ozil delights and destroys v Ludogorets

In what was a weird evening, Arsenal were outpassed by Ludogorets and Mesut Ozil saw his passing stats drop, but he still left with the match ball after grabbing a hattrick and his first assist of the season.

Bellerín snubbed for England man

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott is the quickest player on the new FIFA 16 video game. The England international is known for his blistering pace, but is...

[VIDEO] Wenger apologises to fans and bemoans red not given after...

Arsene Wenger spoke to the media after Arsenal's shambolic defeat at St Mary’s on New Year’s Day. The Arsenal boss saw his side implode and gift...

We knew Villa were bad, we just didn't know how bad

Did any of the Daily Cannon writers manage to predict what would happen between Arsenal and Aston Villa? Find out here.

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.

Paris Saint-Germain injury blow: Defender could miss Arsenal clash

from Arsenal's opposition
No sooner has the new season started than PSG's Serge Aurier has injured himself, potentially ruling him out of Arsenal's trip to Paris in 10 days.

Arsenal star confident of an injury-free future

Kieran Gibbs has struggled with injury throughout his short career but now he feels he's coming out the other side.

Surprising Arsenal player most influential against Tottenham

Nacho Monreal v Tottenham
No, no, no, it wasn’t Kevin Wimmer, although he was up there with his excellent headed finish to give Arsenal the lead on Sunday.

Arsenal forward reveals he could play in Germany next season

Takuma Asano
Arsenal’s Takuma Asano has revealed that he is aiming to hit double digits in goals this season for the first time and that his loan deal has an option which could see him remain in Germany.

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...

Player focus: Čech arrives in north London

Arsenal spent a reported fee of £11M on Petr Čech this summer, and he showed why on Monday night. With the Gunners under huge pressure...

Liverpool manager offers ridiculous excuses after being destroyed

Brendan Rodgers isn't the sharpest tool in the managerial toolbox but he surpassed himself after losing to Arsenal.

Manager says Arsenal will get a 'better' defender next summer

Middlesbrough’s manager, Aitor Karanka, believes that Calum Chambers will return to Arsenal a ‘better player’ after his loan spell with his side.

Wenger hails Everton man's development, admits he was rejected for Chelsea

Scoring twice to knock former club Chelsea out of the FA Cup last weekend, Romelu Lukaku is Everton's biggest threat on Saturday afternoon. With Arsenal...

Can the league's best goalkeeper overhaul Chelsea?

by Helen Trantum A good goalkeeper can save you 15 points a season. So the legend goes, anyway. This season Arsenal finished 12 points behind Champions Chelsea,...

Walcott named best in Europe after weekend display

Theo Walcott was named as the best player in Europe over the last weekend after his hattrick against West Brom. In the their team of...

Result: Arsenal draw against Ligue 2 opposition in pre-season opener

Arsenal drew against Ligue 2 RC Lens in our pre-season opener but there's no need to overreact - we're fine.

Arsenal striker: We're not confident

On Thursday, France faced Germany in the semi-finals of the Euros and Olivier Giroud has admitted that they're all fully aware that the Germans are the favourites.

Walcott – We can beat anyone

Arsenal have a great chance to retain the FA Cup and write Arsene Wenger into history, and given the current mood, who would bet against them?

Is this why Liverpool's Can clattered Welbeck?

Just before Emre Can was sent off for his foul on Danny Welbeck, the Arsenal man mugged him off.

Arsenal player ratings v Basel: Theo Walcott is like a new...

Basel at home is done and dusted, an easy 2-0 win for the Gunners!

Jill Ellis and Carli Lloyd honored at FIFA awards

The FIFA 2015 awards saw Portsmouth born and US WNT coach Jill Ellis win Coach of the Year and US WNT midfield player Carly...

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...

Stat: Ozil's teammates need to step it up!

Mesut Ozil is one of the Premier League's top playmakers but it turns out, his teammates aren't quite on his level yet. The alarming statistic...

Player ratings v Viking FK: Campbell, Cazorla and Oxlade-Chamberalin all shine...

Another pre-season win for Arsenal against Viking FK saw moments of brilliance from a few Gunners.

Loan watch: Chambers solid as Middlesbrough snatch a late point at...

Calum Chambers v Manchester City
Calum Chambers continued his solid defensive development during Middlesbrough's 1-1 away draw at Manchester City.

Wenger: Reading from another planet

Arsene Wenger spoke to the BBC and Martin Keown after the final whistle of the semi-final at Wembley on Saturda

Arsenal get Reading at home in EFL Cup Round 4

Arsenal have been rewarded for their comprehensive win over Nottingham Forest on Tuesday night with a home tie against Reading.

Arsenal to win with goals to spare - Daily Cannon predicts...

The Daily Cannon writers predict how the match against Leicester at the Emirates will unfold this week. Find out what they think here.

Player focus: Even Özil can't always save the day for Arsenal

Mesut Özil is rather good, and rather creative. If I were him I'd be rather ****** off. After carrying Arsenal through some dismal games in...

In full: Jose Mourinho post-Arsenal v Chelsea press conference

Prior to removing his bus from the Emirates pitch, Jose Mourinho spoke to the media. The Chelsea manager, who looked like he hadn't slept in...

Daily Cannon predicts – Manchester City v Arsenal

Sunday's game against Manchester City is almost upon us. In addition to our extensive pre-match coverage of the game, we've gotten our writers together for...

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

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

Arsenal youngsters leapfrog Tottenham with comprehensive win at Leicester

Donyell Malen
Donyell Malen scored and created an assist as Arsenal u18s secured an impressive 3-0 away victory over Leicester City on Saturday afternoon.

Wenger plays victim, blames defeat to Swansea on bad luck -...

Arsene Wenger blamed yet another Arsenal defeat on bad luck once again. After being beaten by Swansea 2-1 at the Emirates on Wednesday, Wenger was...

Arsenal player focus - Jeff impresses against v Southampton

Jeff Reine-Adelaide
Jeff Reine-Adelaide put in another mature performance in the FA Cup, this time against Southampton during Arsenal's emphatic 5-0 victory at St Mary's.

Hull's star striker could return against Arsenal

After undergoing surgery for a long-term knee problem almost two months ago, Nikica Jelavic could return against Arsenal tonight. Hull City have been given a...

Oxlade-Chamberlain ruled out for next two weeks at least

Arsene Wenger gave an update on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and his troublesome groin. Find out more here.

Wenger calls for ‘lucid rage’ from Arsenal players against Bayern Munich

Arsenal FC - Press Conference Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger wants to see his players in a state of ‘lucid rage’ when they take to the pitch against Bayern Munich on Tuesday night.

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.

Hector Bellerin gives Oscar-type speech after first goal

Hector Bellerin scored his first ever professional goal on Sunday against Aston Villa, and he seemed to enjoy it.

Getting hyped for the FA Cup

With the FA Cup final not even a week away, it's time to start getting excited. At Daily Cannon, we've started to get pretty hyped...

Tactical analysis: Improving Arsenal ready for title challenge

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

Matic ‘hopes’ Chelsea will be ready for Arsenal

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Despite both sides having a Champions League match midweek, most fans' attention has already turned to the Premier League game at Stamford Bridge on...

Watch: Arsene Wenger pre-West Ham press conference in full

On Thursday morning, Arsene Wenger met with the press ahead of his side’s game at West Ham on Saturday.

Watch: Arsene Wenger’s pre-Crystal Palace press conference in full

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday ahead of Arsenal’s Premier League showdown with Crystal Palace and Alan Pardew. Watch his press conference here.

Giroud: Last season was one of my best for Arsenal

Olivier Giroud believes that the 2015/16 season was one of his best for Arsenal. Okay.

Cech: We have to play at our own pace in Europe

Two games, two defeats: Arsenal are on the brink of falling out of the Champions League at the first hurdle this season. Goalkeeper Petr Čech,...

Gabriel replaces Akpom in Arsenal squad but no Rosicky

Arsenal have given the latest team news ahead of their Champions League second leg tie in Monaco.

In depth: France name 23 + 7 player squad for World...

Phillipe Bergeroo has named his 23-player squad for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup There is absolutely no surprise as he has always been consistent...

Loan watch: Martinez keeps another clean sheet for Wolverhampton Wanderers

Emi Martinez made his ninth appearances for Wolves on Saturday and came away with another clean sheet. The goalkeeper has really cemented himself within his...

Manager admits it was right for star to leave Arsenal

After featuring in our last match of the season in the FA Cup final, Lukasz Fabianski decided his time at Arsenal had come to...

Free Copa America Centenario Wallcharts

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

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...

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...

Forward admits Arsenal knew Leicester City would come out fighting

Theo Walcott scored the equalising goal for Arsenal after Leicester City went ahead early on and insists that it was the Gunner's ability to not...

The young Arsenal stars who shone to seal crucial win

Arsenal u21s secured promotion via the play-offs on Tuesday evening, beating Aston Villa 3-1 at the Emirates Stadium to return to the top flight of u21 football in England.

Why a result was always the important thing for Arsenal, not...

Another weekend, another Sunday game, another three points. In addition to our extensive pre-match coverage of the game, we got our writers together for a...

Arsenal’s league season in stats

The Premier League is over for another season. Ending the campaign five points clear of Manchester United, the Gunners netted a cool £21.6m for finishing...

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...

Wenger has a plan to stifle Leicester's attack

Jamie Vardy scored a goal on the break to give Leicester the lead against Arsenal back in September. It was the opening goal of...

Can Arsenal expect a better performance from the referee against Leicester?

Mike Jones will take charge of Arsenal v Leicester at the Emirates on Tuesday night, so what can Arsenal fans expect from the referee?

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...

Sanogo with hilarious Ajax miss as striker’s woes continue

I think it's safe to say at this point that Yaya Sanogo's loan at Ajax has not been all that great. The Frenchman has played...

Mark Clattenburg apologised to Hull and told Gibbs why he didn't...

Kieran Gibbs admitted he was lucky not to get sent off against Hull when he picked up a yellow in the second half.

How Danny Welbeck beat Manchester United

You grow supporting a club and dreaming that, maybe one day, you’ll score the winner in front of thousands of fans chanting your name. Maybe not how Danny dreamed it, but he's a Gooner now.

Arsenal loan watch: Injury return, starts and missing players

Arsenal loan watch
A number of Arsenal players have been in action this weekend and we've covered them all.

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...

Arsenal loan watch: Just two starters among nine as minutes prove...

Arsenal loan watch
None of Arsenal's players out on-loan, bar Jack Wilshere, started for their respective sides across the European leagues on Saturday.

Wenger: I don't care if Tottenham win the league

It's a pretty weird situation to be in as an Arsenal fan, as we really aren't used to Spurs being taken seriously. Our north London...

Tactics: Why Bellerin's absence made Iwobi look poor

The Nigerian forward had a quiet day against a tough Burnley defence.

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.

Match preview: Can Nottingham Forest derail Arsenal momentum?

Arsenal match preview
A trip to the City Ground awaits for our upcoming fixture, an away EFL Cup clash with Championship side Nottingham Forest.

Watford man: Arsenal completely deserved to beat us

Watford defender, Sebastian Prödl, admitted that Arsenal deserved their 4-0 win at the Emirates.

Stretchered off! Arsenal injury adds to Young Guns Euro woes

Edward Nketiah
Despite a spirited effort across this year's competition, Arsenal's u19 side have crashed out of the UEFA Youth League at the group stage phase after a 1-1 away draw against Basel.

Monaco pay homage to Arsene Wenger with gift

Monaco have welcomed Arsene Wenger back to the club he used to manage with a specially-made gift

Bonus podcast: PSG v Arsenal discussion with French football expert

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
With the Champions League almost upon us, Stephen is joined by French football expert Lana Dawood to talk about Paris Saint-Germian post-Zlatan, and how she expects the game to go.

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.

Arsenal loan watch: Youngster praised again, mixed fortunes for others

Arsenal loan watch
More Arsenal players’ loanee clubs were in action on Sunday. Here’s how they got on.

Impressive - Arsenal yet do these 3 things in Premier League...

Arsenal stats
Arsenal have not conceded a single goal in the Premier League in the first 15 minutes of a game, nor in the final 15 at home, and have not conceded a first half goal on the road.

Predicted 4-2-3-1 Arsenal lineup v Bournemouth

Arsenal predicted lineup
Just two days after Arsenal's 2-0 win against Crystal Palace at the Emirates and THAT Olivier Giroud goal, the Gunners travel to Bournemouth hoping for a similar performance.

Four changes: Arsenal predicted lineup v Sunderland

Arsenal go into the game against Sunderland having not changed their league lineup for six games straight. We expect that to change on Wednesday night. For...

Player focus – Gabriel forgettable as Arsenal humiliated by Watford

Gabriel and Troy Deeney
Gabriel was once again started at right-back while Hector Bellerin was rested on the bench on Tuesday against Watford and proved once and for all that he is not a full-back.

Can Wenger outfox Leicester again or does more fan unrest await?

It's a case of bouncing back as opposed to building momentum as Arsenal prepare for another tricky test, this time at the King Power Stadium on Saturday.

Watford goalscorer brands strike against Arsenal as 'most important' of his...

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Adlene Guedioura believes his goal against Arsenal in the FA Cup on Sunday was one of the most important his career. The striker's thunderbolt of...

Hodgson explains choosing former Tottenham man over Walcott

A provisional England squad for Euro 2016 was announced on Monday morning and, despite an injury for Danny Welbeck, Theo Walcott didn't receive a call-up.

Arsenal loan watch - 4 out of 6 in action on...

Arsenal loan watch
Six Arsenal loanees' teams were in action on Friday night. Here is a brief overview of how they got on

Wenger: Arsenal were shocked that Burnley scored

Arsene Wenger admitted after our 2-1 win against Burnley in the FA Cup that Arsenal were initially left in a state of shock by...

Worrying stat shows how many times Arsenal defender passed to Cech...

Petr Cech
Worryingly, one of Arsenal's top pass combinations against Manchester City was between Gabriel and Petr Cech.

Arsenal boost ahead of Bayern Munich game

Jerome Boateng
Bayern Munich are likely to be without Jerome Boateng when they welcome Arsenal to Germany for the Champions League first leg.

How Arsenal are getting Alexis to inspire the team again

A second strong performance in a week suggested Alexis Sánchez is close to finding his best form again. A stop-start season has undoubtedly held the...

Arsenal to match club record with win over Watford

If an incredible run in the FA Cup continues on Sunday, Arsenal will reach Wembley for a third consecutive season. The Gunners have won twice...

Arsenal legend told Bayern Munich star “I could be your dad”...

Speaking to The Players’ Tribune, Jerome Boateng revealed that one of his biggest inspirations was Patrick Vieira when he was at Arsenal.

Underfire Arsenal captain: Leicester and Arsenal both got lucky

Per Mertesacker returned, underfire, to the Arsenal side after Gabriel was ruled out with a thigh injury. The Arsenal captain (vice-captain, but stand-in for Mikel...

Player focus: Mesut Özil pulls strings in Arsenal win

What a difference a week makes. After a disappointing result against West Ham, Mesut Özil truly took the game by the scruff of the neck...

Player ratings: Arsenal scupper Mesut Ozil’s chances against Southampton

Groundhog day indeed - Arsenal have won just a point against the Saints at home, dropping us down to our dear fourth place. Just like...

Wenger claims he's not worried about unhappy fans

After we spanked Hull 4-0 on Tuesday, traveling fans unfurled a banner asking Arsene Wenger to step down - what does he think of...

Arsenal player Ratings: Alexis stinks as Gunners sink

Arsenal player ratings
Well, that was embarrassing, and it had all looked so promising in the first half.

Arsenal player focus - Trio Walcott returns to Southamptin in style

Theo Walcott v Southampton
Theo Walcott scored his fifth Arsenal hattrick against Southampton during the Gunners' 5-0 FA Cup clash at St Mary's on Saturday.

Image-conscious Walcott halts contract critics in their tracks

After months of increasingly vitriolic speculation about the uncertainty surrounding Theo Walcott's future, the Arsenal forward has broken his silence to derail one of the media's favourite stories.

Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal frontman 'deserves' more

Arsene Wenger has admitted that Lucas Perez deserves more playing time at Arsenal.

Wenger's wrong, here's the real reason Arsenal are poor at home

Slipping out of the title race and into the fight for Champions League places, questions are going to be asked of Arsenal's home form this season.

Not Ozil: Arsenal man with more assists than any other

Santi Cazorla added to his impressive assist tally against Hull City tonight. In a stunning long pass to Aaron Ramsey in the area, the little...

Watch: Arsenal man - 'We've made a statement'

Aaron Ramsey put in a proper shift, once again, against Russia on Monday night.

Sunderland with injury concerns ahead of Arsenal game

Arsenal are facing injury concerns, but they aren't alone ahead of Saturday's visit of Sunderland. The Gunners will be without a number of first team...

Wenger insists Giroud is looking 'sharp' despite poor form

Despite Olivier Giroud being in a run of bad form at the moment, the striker scored his third Premier League goal of the season...

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...

Surprising Arsenal player proven faster than Chelsea star

According to Opta, Olivier Giroud is the fifth slowest outfield player in the Premier League, while Cesc Fabregas is third.

Who can Arsenal get in the FA Cup draw tonight?

FA Cup Draw
Arsenal made heavy work of their third round FA Cup game against Preston Saturday, but they’re in the hat for the draw. Who can they face?

Player focus: Theo Walcott continues to shine with superb brace v...

Theo Walcott put on another superb display in the Champions League against Basel on Wednesday night, scoring a brace and tearing the visitor's defence apart.

Iwobi starts, Walcott benched again - Everton v Arsenal official teams

Arsenal team news
If ever there was a game with a whole season riding on it, then this is it. Arsenal travel to Everton knowing that failure to...

France star praises 'unnoticed' Arsenal striker

Antoine Griezmann praised Olivier Giroud in France's press conference, describing his efforts on the pitch as 'unnoticed' by many.

Welbeck: It’s difficult to handle

Danny Welbeck says that it is ‘difficult to handle’ how Arsenal’s title challenge has faded this season.

Incredible Arsenal set-piece stat

Arsenal are rubbish at set-pieces, doncha know? Except they aren't. In fact, far from being rubbish, they are actually the best in the Premier League, well,...

Player focus – Rusty Ramsey returns as passmaster v Ludogorets

Despite putting in a rusty performance against Ludogorets in the Champions League, Aaron Ramsey showed plenty of signs that we have lots to look forward to.

Arsenal’s loan stars: A comprehensive update

With the senior team finally beginning to find their feet in the Premier League after Saturday’s 2-0 win over Stoke City, Arsenal’s loan stars...

Video: Arsenal fans taunt Tottenham with ‘It’s happened again’

Arsenal fans couldn't resist taking the opportunity to sing our yearly song to Spurs after we managed to beat the odds and finish above them. Again.

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.

FA Cup ticket details released for trip to Manchester United

Arsenal have released details of their FA Cup allocation and ticket prices for the FA Cup quarter final at Old Trafford in March.

Star midfielder back for Arsenal but defensive player has ankle problem

Arsenal team news
Mesut Özil is back in training and able to feature for Arsenal this weekend.

Arsenal should expect no referee problems against Crystal Palace

Roger East
Roger East will take charge of Arsenal’s game against Crystal Palace at the weekend.

Opposition watch: Draw means Crystal Palace are almost safe before Arsenal...

Arsenal preview Crystal Palace
Crystal Palace edged closer to safety on Wednesday night, securing a 0-0 draw against Roberto Martinez's Everton side at Selhurst Park.

Player Focus: Alexis Sanchez doing it right

Alex Iwobi and Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal
Ever since Alexis Sanchez was moved from left wing to right wing last month, he has looked like a player rejuvenated after a barren run of form over the winter. On Saturday, Watford simply had no answer for his movement, both on and off the ball.

What England need to do to make last 16 of World...

by Sylvain Jamet in Canada England will play Colombia while France will play Mexico in the final group F games. The top two teams from each...

Watch: Arsenal’s last two FA Cup meetings with Hull

We meet again. For the third year running, Arsenal will face Hull in the FA Cup. So far it's been a good omen, so let's...

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,...

International keeper on living his ‘dream’ at Arsenal

by Lee Hurley It seemed like he was set for the Arsenal door just one season after arriving, but David Ospina is not giving up...

Watford v Arsenal: Disturbing the Hornet’s nest

Arsenal match preview
An international break wasn't enough to dampen the mood among Arsenal fans, thanks to the emphatic nature of our 3-0 win against Manchester United last...

Arsene Wenger apologises for Alexis goal v Hull even though he...

Arsene Wenger spoke with the press after his side's win over Hull, apologising if Alexis' goal was handball and admitting the side were nervous.

Ozil congratulates teammates after tough win

Mesut Ozil sat out Arsenal's game against Newcastle as he recovers from a knee injury. A surprise omission, the German allegedly has a minor knee problem,...

Arsenal loan watch: Wilshere shines again with MotM display for Bournemouth

Jack Wilshere was excellent once more for AFC Bournemouth and despite their 2-2 draw with Watford, they've got plenty of positives to look forward to in the near future with the creative Englishman proving his ability in a number of occasions in promising positions.

Injury update – Hector Bellerin 22nd January 2015

Hector Bellerin is a doubt for Sunday’s FA Cup clash with Brighton. The full-back is currently struggling with an ankle injury and underwent a fitness...

Arsenal second only to Manchester United on points since Wenger took...

Arsenal are second only to Manchester United in points since Arsene Wenger took over in 1996.

Concern grows over Arsenal midfielder's injury problems

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Jack Wilshere started on the bench for Bournemouth on Saturday as it was revealed that the club are having to manage him once again.

Stat: Walcott’s finishing on a par with Henry

Arsenal fans would have been left frustrated by Theo Walcott on Saturday, as the striker could have had a hat-trick. The first half of the game...

Lincoln captain wanted Arsenal & hopes Arsenal fans will support Lincoln

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Lincoln City's captain, Luke Waterfall, spoke with the press ahead of his side's trip to the Emirates.

Arsenal face Southampton or Norwich in FA Cup fourth round

FA Cup Draw
Arsenal face Southampton or Norwich City away in the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Arsenal striker scores on injury return

Yaya Sanogo has had a fairly miserable time on loan at Ajax so far this season, but maybe he's turned a corner. Injured for the...

Watch: Rosicky scores blinding volley while Cech concedes poor goal

Petr Cech played in goal for the Czech Republic as they defeated Russia 2-1 in Innsbruck.

Result: Arsenal lose sight of second after Manchester City stalemate

After Tottenham lost earlier in the afternoon to Southampton, it was up to Arsenal to beat Manchester City and close in on second but we couldn't be bothered.

Arsenal youngster impressing on loan with regular performances

Macey applauds the home supporters after Luton's 2-1 win
Youth goalkeeper Matt Macey is impressing while on loan at Luton Town.

Surprising news as next youngster to be given chance at Arsenal...

The Telegraph are today claiming that Gedion Zelalem will be the next youngster handed his chance at the Emirates next season. Is he even close to being ready?

Video: Aaron Ramsey the complete midfielder by @Reunewal

by Lewis Ambrose He can tackle, read the game, pass at any range, create and score for fun. Aaron Ramsey is a complete midfielder, probably capable...

Result: Arsenal claim three points at Watford after clinical first half

Arsenal registered their first win of the new season against Watford.

Personal highlights – Mesut Ozil v Ludogorets

Mesut Ozil's goal v Ludogorets was something special
One day we might tire of watching Mesut Ozil, but that day is not today.

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 talented youngster needs Premier League loan to flourish

by Mosope Ominiyi It's fair to say, all things considered, that Serge Gnabry is a forgotten youngster at Arsenal. This is to be expected in fairness,...

Why it always matters against Tottenham

It may only be the Capital One Cup, but this week's game takes on a new level of importance for one reason. It's against Spurs. My...

Stat: Petr Cech ranks behind Tottenham and Manchester United men

Petr Cech
With Claudio Bravo facing plenty of criticism as a result of his poor goalkeeping displays recently, questions have been asked about the level of performance from those in between the posts.

Mesut Ozil in and out of for Liverpool game

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Mesut Ozil has not not been ruled out of Arsenal's game against Liverpool despite reports on Friday evening that the German had not travelled north with the squad.

Over 30 passes - Lucas's 2nd Arsenal goal laid bare in...

Lucas Perez v FC Basel
I've tried to count the passes in the build up to Lucas's second goal for Arsenal against Ludogorets but it's like some sort of brain puzzler my mind isn't wired to compute.

Rangers and Roma - Arsenal players impress on loan while others...

Arsenal loan watch
Wojciech Szczesny kept another clean sheet and other players out on-loan across Europe over the past 48 hours.

Manchester United blow ahead of Arsenal game

Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Manchester United will have to face Arsenal without Zlatan Ibrahimovic although there are some wondering who this hurts the most.

Only Chelsea star more effective than Arsenal hotshot in Premier League...

Alexis Sanchez is the second most effective player in the Premier League this season when it comes to scoring and creating goals with only Chelsea Diego Costa outdoing him.

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.

Arsenal midfielder puts in lively Africa Cup of Nations performance

Mohamed Elneny
Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny is currently away on international duty with his native Egypt, as they aim to secure a record eighth Africa Cup of Nations trophy this year.

Disappointment for Arsenal star as country crash out of Rio 2016

Unfortunately, Takuma Asano's Japan were knocked out of the Rio 2016 Olympics on Wednesday night.

Result: Arsenal labour to goalless draw at Sunderland

Arsenal flattered to deceive at Sunderland on Sunday afternoon, drawing 0-0 after a few half-chances, some minor scares, and a penalty appeal for each side.

Wenger turns to youngster in hope of creativity against Hull

Alex Iwobi is traveling with the Arsenal squad and could face Hull on Tuesday. The FA Cup clash, which is a replay of our 0-0...

Arsenal enforcer 'sad' ahead of Manchester United tie

Gabriel has called upon his Gunner's teammates to be 'calm' ahead of their showdown this weekend with league leaders Manchester United while revealing that...

Ramsey poses with man of the match award

A brilliant first half performance from Aaron Ramsey on Sunday was enough to earn him man of the match as Arsenal strolled to a...

Arsenal boost as Manchester United star misses out with injury

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Ahead of their meeting this weekend, Arsenal will be boosted by David de Gea’s continued absence from the United squad. The goalkeeper, who picked up...

Hull handed financial incentive to knock out Arsenal

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Hull will be given a generous donation of £40,000 from Flamingo Land if they beat Arsenal on Tuesday. Hull face Arsenal in an FA Cup...

Stat shows Arsenal man could be nearly as good as Aguero...

I'm sure your reaction to the title of this post is probably one of amusement, I mean, how can Olivier Giroud, the £12m man...

Arsenal 0-0 Liverpool: Cech shines, visitors frustrate

A Premier League clash between Arsenal and Liverpool ended 0-0 on Monday night, despite both sides having chances to win the game. An eventful first...

For once incompetence benefits Arsenal - Crystal Palace v Arsenal ref...

For once we're complaining about the referee for all the right reasons. Find out more here.

Penalty loving ref to take charge of Arsenal v Burnley

Roger East has been appointed referee for Arsenal's 4th round FA Cup tie against Burnley on Saturday, but what does that mean for us? In...

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

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

Referee performs as expected, offers Arsenal no protection against Reading

I can moan about Martin Atkinson because Arsenal won, right? As we said in our preview, Atkinson is a ref that likes to allow fouls...

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...

Wenger unsure if Arsenal receive enough protection

Wenger is unsure whether we received enough protection against Newcastle.

Arsenal beat Leicester in stoppage time to clinch crucial win

A huge turn in the title race took place on Sunday as Arsenal scored a last second winner against table-topping Leicester City. Jamie Vardy's first...

Watch: Wellington dazzles for Bolton and wins penalty

Wellington Silva was hailed after playing the full 90 minutes for Bolton on Saturday, and it was the Brazilian who won the penalty that...

Arsenal and Sutton United to receive £250k broadcast money

Arsenal and Sutton United are set to receive £247,500 after their FA Cup fifth round tie was selected for television.

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.

Manchester United defeat saw two landmark moments as Arsenal ran riot

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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...

Wenger: Season isn’t over if we don’t beat Spurs

Saturday's north London derby feels about as must-win as a football game can be, but Arsène Wenger doesn't feel that way. Arsenal are three points...

Arsenal survive Newcastle assault to collect all three points

Arsenal survived a physical assault at the hands of Newcastle in order to claim all three points against ten men on Saturday lunchtime. With a...

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.

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.

Predicted XI: Wenger to drop top performer for Ramsey’s return at...

Arsenal predicted lineup
A trip to Norwich City comes on the back of one of Arsenal's best and most complete performances of the season. The win against Dinamo...

Stat: Arsenal hadn't had a goalless FA Cup tie in 33...

Arsenal stats
A disappointing 0-0 draw against Hull City on Saturday wasn't great for Arsenal fans, and appears to have left many Gunners fed up. It's understandable,...

Stat: Walcott closes in on Bergkamp’s Arsenal record

Theo Walcott has now scored in 10 different Premier League seasons, just one less than Dennis Bergkamp.

Wenger reveals uncertainty over Danny Welbeck

Arsene Wenger has revealed that there was actually doubt over whether Danny Welbeck would feature for Arsenal against Everton on Saturday. The striker was involved...

Arsenal players ‘devastated’ after defeat to Tottenham reveals Welbeck

The Arsenal players are reportedly 'devastated' after losing to White Hart Lane as Danny Welbeck explains.

Predicted 4-2-3-1 Arsenal lineup v Crystal Palace

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsenal welcome Crystal Palace to the Emirates for the first match of 2017 and they will be without seven players for the game. This is how we think Arsenal will lineup for the game.

Arsenal drawn against Middlesbrough in the FA Cup

The FA Cup draw for the fifth round took place on Monday. Find out more here.

Arsenal man set to be given first start against Manchester City...

Jack Wilshere Bournemouth
Jack Wilshere is reportedly going to get his first start of the season for Bournemouth against Manchester City.

Player focus: Alexis Sanchez proves he’s not a lone striker v...

Somewhat naively, I always thought that Alexis Sanchez would make a good striker. How wrong was I?

Arsenal player ratings v Leicester City

Arsenal struggled against Leicester City on Tuesday night, so how did the players rate?

Arsenal dominate stats-based ‘power rankings’

Arsenal stats
Sky Sports are ranking players based on stats, and Arsenal are coming out on top! Let me explain a little. You get a certain number...

Barcelona midfielder offers Arsenal '100%' respect

Sat down for yesterday's press conference, Ivan Rakitic was as relaxed as you'd expect any Barcelona player to be. Tuesday night's game between Arsenal and...

Referee costs Arsenal points against Manchester United

Arsenal were lucky to leave Old Trafford with a draw. That much is true. Failing to turn up for the first 60+ minutes, it was only...

Watch: Wenger’s feisty press conference in full

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday morning ahead of his side's penultimate home league fixture against Norwich on Saturday.

Chelsea's Whingey One has never won at Newcastle or Emirates in...

We hear a lot about Arsene Wenger's record against Jose Mourinho but did you know that the Chelsea manager has never managed to win...

Arsenal man ready to make friends in La Liga

Arsenal youth player, Jon Toral has spoken about his time with Barcelona and the close bond he already shares with Granada teammate, Isaac Cuenca.

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?

Debuchy exit would be bad news for Arsenal

With Héctor Bellerín nailing down the regular spot at right-back last season, Mathieu Debuchy has returned from injury to find himself warming the bench. Void...

Watch: Wenger ‘I have to look at myself’

Arsene Wenger spoke to the media after Arsenal crashed and burned in Croatia and admitted that he has to look at himself as he...

Predicted Arsenal XI: Will Wenger take risks against Chelsea?

Arsenal predicted lineup
A big weekend starts with Arsenal top of the league, but that's unlikely to be the case when the Gunners kick off against Chelsea...

Wenger: It was amazing!

Arsene Wenger was delighted with his side's win over Hull on Monday night. Watching his side at their fluid best, the boss was was full...

Why Arsenal will be back above Tottenham after the next game

With the calmness of a few days to think about the game against Spurs, it's clear to see that Arsenal will be back above them again in no time. This is why.

Who will go through? World Cup last 16 preview

by Sylvain Jamet The FIFA Women's World Cup  knock-out stage is upon us and there are some big games straight into the last 16 round...

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 youngsters benched as Oxford United and Eastleigh start season

Ryan Huddart and Dan Crowley were benched by Eastleigh and Oxford United on Saturday as both of their loan teams kicked off the National League and League One seasons.

Make or break time for Arsenal as 'mental strength' set to...

After a forgettable defeat on Tuesday night at the hands of Watford, it's even more of an important fixture for Arsenal as they make the short trip to west London with league leaders Chelsea up next.

Arsenal teenager 'inspired' as Birmingham beat Wolves

Krytsian Bielik came on for Birmingham after 55 minutes, as they beat Wolves at Molineaux, and delivered an ‘inspired performance’ according to fans.

Arsenal dominate Crystal Palace but ride their luck

Arsenal got their first points of the new season on the board with a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace on Sunday. Making two changes to the starting...

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.

Why Spurs, not Arsenal, have been in a negative spiral since...

If Arsenal are in a negative spiral, what does that mean for Tottenham? Daily Cannon compares Arsenal and Tottenham over the last two years and looks at why sometimes people should just keep their mouths shut.

Stat: Arsenal trouble Bayern more than anyone has troubled Pep before

Arsenal stats
Not only did Arsenal beat Bayern Munich on Tuesday night, but it was fully deserved. Stats only tell part of a story; it's possible to...

Watch: Arsenal loanee prevents Barcelona win

Before dislocating his fingers against Barcelona (Luis Suarez strikes again), Wojciech Szczesny put in an impressive display for Roma in the Champions League. The Pole,...

Predicted XI to face Stoke: Wenger to shock us?

Arsenal predicted lineup
A rare thing, Arsenal saw an international break come and go with no new injury concerns. In fact, with Per Mertesacker returning Arsène Wenger now...

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.

Arsenal goalkeeper dropped for international match

Wojciech Szczesny
Wojciech Szczesny appeared to have been dropped for Poland's friendly match against Lithuania, which ended 0-0.

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.

Arsenal player ratings: Alexis Sanchez head and shoulders above the rest...

Arsenal player ratings
December is off to a good start with a huge 5-1 win away to struggling West Ham.

Tactics – How Xhaka helped Arsenal back to winning ways

Arsenal tactics
Arsenal managed to both play fairly well and also make life unnecessarily difficult for themselves against a very competent Bournemouth side. Here's how Granit Xhaka played his part.

Arsenal hold the upper hand in their last five games with...

We either love it or we hate it. One of the tensest rivalries in the Premier League, the North London Derby is like Marmite for...

Three Arsenal players solid in Euro semi-final clash

Against the general run of play and most people's predictions, France beat Germany to the Euro final.

Player ratings: Alexis ice cold despite Xhaka stupidity

Arsenal player ratings
It's never boring or easy with Arsenal, is it?

Arsenal get worst possible referee appointment for FA Cup game v...

I hate to be the bearer of bad news but Mike Dean has been appointed referee for our FA Cup match against Hull. Remember Mike...

Sanchez heat map shows the one place he didn’t go v...

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
Alexis Sanchez’s performance against Bournemouth was rightly hailed across the Arsenal world as he grabbed two goals and generally ran around like a loon.

Arsenal player focus: Koscielny showing why he's one of world's best

Laurent Koscielny v Burnley
Laurent Koscielny put in another valiant performance for Arsenal against Burnley.

Impressive stat when Özil and Walcott both start

Arsenal stats
Since Mesut Özil arrived in London in September 2013, the idea of him threading the ball through to Mesut Özil has been mouthwatering but...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Sutton United

After Bayern Munich, Arsenal face Sutton United away in the FA Cup on 20 February.

Arsenal player focus - Welbeck is Arsenal's silver lining v Liverpool

Danny Welbeck
Despite Arsenal performing pretty terribly against Liverpool, at least Danny Welbeck started and scored.

Wenger – He’s gone through very difficult moments

Danny Welbeck v Southampton
Arsene Wenger heaped praise on the mental strength of Danny Welbeck to return from his latest injury.

Watch: Was referee right to give this penalty to Stoke against...

Granit Xhaka
In the 29th minute Stoke got awarded a penalty by referee, Lee Mason, but should it have been given?

Arsenal and Charlton Athletic agree forward deal

Stephy Mavididi
Arsenal youngster, Stephy Mavididi, looks set to join Charlton on loan until the end of the season.

Result: Arsenal 0 Stoke with money 0

Arsenal couldn't break down a stubborn Chelsea defence on Sunday afternoon and saw their winning run come to an end with a 0-0 draw. In...

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...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Watford

On Tuesday 31 January, Arsenal face Watford in the Premier League at the Emirates.

Newcastle v Arsenal preview: Tyne to deliver

Four points from the opening three games of the season is not the start anyone expected. It's frustrating, as Chelsea have also stuttered and find...

Stat: Former Chelsea man proves his Arsenal price tag

When Arsenal signed Petr Cech from Chelsea, John Terry claimed that the goalkeeper would earn us '12-15' points in a season and it turns...

Wenger: Nobody expected Leicester to do this

Leicester have now officially secured Champions League football for next season, something that Arsene Wenger says no one expected.

Predicted Arsenal XI v Swansea – Dump Walcott now!

Arsenal predicted lineup
It's Premier League time again, so we all have to stop huffing with Arsenal and get behind them for a game that is even more 'must...

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...

Arsenal v Hull marks Arsene Wenger’s 100th FA Cup clash

Come Saturday afternoon against Hull, Arsene Wenger will have managed 100 FA Cup ties. Among the 99 clashes he's been in charge of so far,...

Stat: Why Arsenal goalkeeper is best in league - ever

Petr Cech has now kept a whopping 170 cleans sheets - more than any other goalkeeper in Premier League history. The former Chelsea player has...

Liverpool manager: It’s not just away, it’s away at Arsenal

One of the most frustrating things about Jurgen Klopp is that he is the Liverpool manager which means despite being inclined to like him a lot, we must, MUST force ourselves not to for the good of all that is holy in football.

Watch: Arsenal keeper makes brilliant save

David Ospina made a quite brilliant save for his country against Paraguay in the Copa America.

Arsenal boys suffer Euro disappointment

Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny suffered a huge disappointment at the hands of Portugal in the Euro final.

Walcott + Ramsey to start – Arsenal predicted lineup v Newcastle

Arsenal travel to Newcastle this weekend for another 3pm kick-off but how will they lineup?

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.

Bayern Munich back Wenger in condemning Chile over injured stars

Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez in training with Chile
Bayern Munich have become the latest to hit out at Chile for their insistence on using injured players after Arturo Vidal was stretchered off in the game against Colombia but looks set to feature against Uruguay.

Arsenal duo in managers thoughts ahead of World Cup

There has been many sighting on social media about the Lionesses World Cup photoshoot. The FA WSL twitter account has now tweeted a picture with...

Could fewer than 80 points win you the league this season?

Arsenal stats
After 14 games, Manchester City and Leicester City lead the Premier League on 29 points. Arsenal are just two points behind on 27 in...

Watch: Arsenal star impresses in training for national team

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 26: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Jack Wilshere has been looking lively in England training this week and by 'lively' I mean he's still in one piece.

‘Arsenal perfect’ for misfiring Spurs man claims defender

Jan Vertonghen believes that the north London derby is the perfect game for Harry Kane to start finding the back of the net again. The...

Official teams: RC Lens v Arsenal

Arsenal team news
Arsenal have traveled to France for the first match of their pre-season to play against Ligue 2 club RC Lens.

Wilshere set for Euros in crazy decision

According to Reuters, Jack Wilshere is confident that he will be included in Roy Hodgson’s England squad for the Euro’s this summer despite only playing six minutes of competitive football this season.

Five games against Aston Villa that show anything can happen

Arsenal and Aston Villa meet regularly, here is a look at the last five fixtures between the two sides.

Predicted XI: Four changes for Manchester United game

Arsenal predicted lineup
Moving on from Olympiacos, one thing is for sure: Petr Čech will start for Arsenal on Sunday. Arsène Wenger is known for defending his players...

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Ludogorets exact revenge on Arsenal?

Since Arsenal beat Ludogorets 6-0 at the Emirates a few weeks ago, the Bulgarian team have won all three of their matches.

What can Arsenal and Leicester expect from Saturday's referee?

Mark Clattenburg, the referee with a Champions League tattoo who is regarded as the best referee in England, will take charge of Arsenal’s first ‘must-win’ game of a season that will only be two games old this weekend.

Barcelona man not altogether confident of victory against Arsenal

from Arsenal's opposition
Thomas Vermaelen has admitted that although Barcelona are favourites going into the second leg of our Champions League tie, Arsenal are capable of a...

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.

French defender backs Ranieri to finally get his revenge on Chelsea...

Former Chelsea defender, Marcel Desailly, has backed Leicester City manager, Claudio Ranieri, to lift the title with the Foxes after missing out in previous...

Manchester United manager ‘proud’ to beat Arsenal, Wenger takes it poorly

manchester united
Louis van Gaal admitted that he felt ‘proud’ after his side beat Arsenal at Old Trafford. Hear what else he had to say as well as Wenger's catty reply about the side that just bested him here.

'He's the best player on the pitch' - Arsenal star hails...

Jack Wilshere has hailed Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, pointing out how he's the Red Devils' best player and he can still perform.

Everything Arsenal need to know to beat Spurs

Arsenal travel to Tottenham on Saturday, so what do we know about them? Here's their factfile.

Scout report: Bayern Munich’s likely XI v Arsenal assessed

Arsenal face the daunting test of facing Bayern Munich on Tuesday evening, knowing they likely need a result from the game to keep alive...

Liverpool keeper explains how he saved Walcott’s penalty

Simon Mignolet told the Liverpool Echo that they had studied Arsenal’s penalties ahead of the game on Sunday although he wasn’t sure how much it would help given the absence of normal penalty takers on the pitch.

Wenger: Ideally, we want to finish above Tottenham

Arsene Wenger has targeted second place above Spurs on Arsenal's final day of the season.

Full-strength Chelsea team to face Arsenal this weekend

After some classic Jose Mourinho 'umm'ing and 'ahh'ing, is has been - shockingly - declared that Chelsea's Diego Costa will face the Gunners this...

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 have now won just 1 of 8 league games at...

Arsenal stats
A draw, in the grand scheme of things, was not terrible for Arsenal on Saturday. It may well have been terrible in the context of...

Stress as standard: The Arsenal way

Wembley! Wembley! We're the famous Arsenal, and we're going to Wembley! Before the game we got our writers together to predict what they thought would...

How Coquelin and Diaby's careers tell the same story

Two players who have experienced very different fortunes - just how fragile is the career of a top-flight footballer?

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...

Arsenal v Lincoln – An explosive banana skin

Arsenal will be hoping to avoid a shock FA Cup upset when they host non-league side Lincoln City in the quarter-finals this weekend.

Wenger no plans to rest superstars for Bayern clash

Arsenal team news
In the lead up to his press conference ahead of the Bayern Munich game it was being claimed that Arsene Wenger would rest Alexis...

Arsenal agree deal with Dutch side for midfielder

Daniel Crowley
Daniel Crowley will spend the second half of this season on loan with the Go Ahead Eagles in the Netherlands after a deal was agreed between the two sides.

Manchester City 0 Arsenal 2 – Finally

I was at the Etihad for the 6-3 last season. It wasn’t fun. The game that took place on Sunday was much more my idea of...

Leicester City v Arsenal: Outfoxed or outgunned?

The mood has been lifted by a north London derby win, but the fact remains that Arsenal have to start stringing results together. The odd...

Latest injury update on Manchester United's Anthony Martial

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Manchester United are already without a number of first team regulars heading into Sunday's game against Arsenal, and their injury troubles took another blow...

Analysis: UEFA Youth League is Chris Willock’s chance to shine

Having officially turned professional in February of this year, Chris Willock is a talented youngster patiently hoping for his chance to progress through the...

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...

Young Guns drop crucial points in Sofia - match report

Despite taking the lead in the first-half through Reiss Nelson, his second goal in successive games against the Bulgarian side, the Young Guns were unable to effectively see the game out and succumbed to a frustrating 1-1 draw after Preslav Petrov's second-half effort despite creating a number of chances after the interval.

Loan watch: Arsenal man excels as Roma cruise to comfortable win

Wojciech Szczesny kept a well-earned clean sheet in his best display thus far this term as Roma stormed to an impressive 4-0 home victory on Wednesday against newly-promoted Crotone.

Tweets – Arsenal fans react to lineup v Bayern Munich

When it comes to Arsenal team news, you never quite know what Arsene Wenger is going to pull out of his trench coat.

Player ratings: Uninspired Arsenal midfield forces Cech to shine against Middlesbrough

Arsenal player ratings
Well that wasn't fun at all, especially for Wenger's birthday!

Self-sabotaging Arsenal set themselves up for a fall against Watford

Arsenal tactics
An Alex Iwobi inspired Arsenal were well on their way to staging a second half comeback and digging their way out of a hole that was completely of their own making, but instead dug their way back into it, while Watford watched on.

Stat shows Arsenal should have been prepared for Liverpool's late goal

Mesut Ozil
An alarming statistic from OptaJoe after our 3-3 draw against Liverpool shows that Arsenal are no stranger to last minute goals at Anfield, nor...

Crazy Koscielny goalscoring stat as he outscores two Arsenal midfielders combined

Arsenal stats
We all know that Laurent Koscielny loves a goal, but did you know that he's scored more Premier League goals than Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Jack Wilshere combined?

Wales manager digs at Arsenal over Ramsey injury

Wales manager Chris Coleman has aimed a few poorly-veiled digs at Arsenal over Aaron Ramsey’s hamstring injury which is set to rule him out for the next round of international fixtures.

The stats that show Arsenal’s defence saved them at Stoke

Arsenal played out a 0-0 draw at Stoke in a game that many expected us to lose. The result meant that Arsenal moved back to...

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...

Watch: Wenger defends Arsenal’s loss to Manchester United

After losing 3-2 to a weakened Manchester United team, it's hard to see what Arsene Wenger could defend about his Arsenal side. On paper, we...

Scored, conceded, won, lost – Arsenal v Hull – Since they...

Hull rock up at the Emirates this week full of confidence, the complete opposite of their hosts.

Arsenal player focus: Walcott doesn't out-Theo himself against Southampton

Theo Walcott had an interesting game overall against Southampton, combining his attacking work with a very good defensive work ethic, something that we do not always see from him.

Manchester United legend: Arsenal will bottle it against Tottenham

As if we didn't already know how slim a chance we have of getting anything against Spurs on Saturday, Paul Scholes has to clumsily...

Loan updates: Wellington to face Leeds, Maitland-Niles scores screamer

Tuesday night saw some FA Cup replays take place, and some Arsenal loanees discovered their fates moving on with the competition. Lining up for Bolton...

Arsenal v Bayern Munich: Damaged Arsenal need European boost

Arsenal match preview
The mood is good around Arsenal at the minute. Three consecutive Premier League games have been won by a three goal margin, with the Gunners...

Wenger reveals why he took Campbell off v Swansea after fan...

The boos that rang out upon the announcement that Arsene Wenger was taking off Joel Campbell against Swansea were deafening. Joel Campbell had been our...

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 player focus: What got into Walcott?

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott was Arsenal's second highest rated player on Who Scored, behind Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, but why doesn't he play like that all the time?

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.

Stats: Mustafi continues to show he’s a pass master against PSG

There wasn't much to cheer about in Arsenal's game against PSG but they somehow managed to get themselves a draw and Mustafi stood out once again with his passing ability.

Comeback goals win Danny Welbeck an award

Danny Welbeck came back and breathed fire into our title challenge during an otherwise dismal February, and it was enough for the folks at...

Why Arsenal still need Mikel Arteta

by Leutrim Rexhaj August 8th is right there, people. The start of the Premier League season has many a fan salivating after what feels like an...

Benched! Arsenal loanees get zero minutes

Arsenal loan watch
Three Arsenal loanees were (not) in action this weekend, here is a roundup of what happened.

'We were great' - Wenger in denial over poor Arsenal performance...

Arsene Wenger appeared to be in denial after Arsenal's poor performance against Manchester City, which resulted in a 2-2 draw.

Barcelona without 29-year-old midfielder against Arsenal

Arsenal team news
Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan is suspended for one Champions League match and won't feature against Arsenal on Tuesday evening. The Turkish midfielder became a Barcelona...

Arsenal player focus - Alex Iwobi & D. Flection - Arsenal's...

Alex Iwobi v Swansea
Alex Iwobi managed to score not just one but two deflected goals against Swansea to seal Arsenal's 4-0 win on Saturday.