Mohamed Elneny is currently away with Egypt for the Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon and his country have managed to progress to the quarter-finals.
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.
Ismael Bennacer has received an international callup for Algeria to compete in the Africa Cup of Nations after another player withdrew because of injury.
Alexis Sanchez hasn't been called up for Chile for the China Cup in January.
News that Chile have been invited to a tournament in China in January 2017 was not well received by the Arsenal fans, but it looks like Alexis will not be involved according to the FIFA rules.
Arsenal players jetted off around the globe to represent their country during the third international break of a season that is just three months old.
Alex Iwobi wowed football this week with his rainbow flick for Nigeria in the game against Algeria, but his manager, Gernot Rohr, was not surprised.
A number of Arsenal Ladies players have been called up for international friendlies in preparation to the 2017 Euros.
Alexis Sanchez proved that hamstrings are just something mortals have to worry about by netting a brace against Uruguay as Joel Campbell also grabbed a couple of goals for Costa Rica.
Arsenal’s goalkeeper, Sari Van Veenendaal, has been called up for the Netherland’s upcoming friendly game against Belgium on 24 November.
There's been a lot of media attention on Alexis Sanchez recently.
Calum Chambers and Rob Holding appear the have formed a strong bond while away with the England u21s.
It seems that former Arsenal man, Samir Nasri, remains unconvinced by Olivier Giroud, despite the striker having a solid Euro 2016 tournament.
In case you didn't know, David Ospina and Real Madrid's James Rodriguez are related by marriage.
Santi Cazorla will be at Spain's friendly against England at Wembley tonight (Tuesday).
During Chile boss, Juan Antonio Pizzi's, press conference ahead of their match against Uruguay, he urged Arsenal and Bayern Munich to 'remain calm'.
Two Arsenal players were in action for their countries on Monday evening.
Chile boss, Juan Antonio Pizzi, has announced that Alexis Sanchez will be fit to face Uruguay night.
Nigeria national team coach, Gernot Rohr, claims that although he wasn't exactly surprised by Alex Iwobi's superb rainbow flick against Algeria, it wasn't expecting it either.
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.
Nacho Monreal netted his first international goal as Spain beat Macedonia 4-0 and he was clearly delighted with the whole thing.
With the international break in full swing, we take a look at the first-team players (including those out on-loan) who were called up to their respective countries in recent days.
Nacho Monreal scored his first ever goal for Spain on Saturday as they beat Macedonia 4-0.
Chris Coleman is set to start Aaron Ramsey for Wales against Serbia on Saturday.
David Ospina played a full match for Colombia against Chile as Manchester City's goalkeeper managed to pick up a dead leg.
Granit Xhaka has been pictured with quite literally a massive weight on his shoulders.
Alergia national team coach, Georges Leekens, believes the secret to stopping Nigeria scoring during their clash is to stop Alex Iwobi and Manchester City's Kelechi Iheanacho.
Calum Chambers played a full 90 minutes for England's u21s against Italy on Thursday night.
Alex Iwobi is looking forward to wearing Nigeria's new kit against Algeria at the weekend.
Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott have obviously buddied up while away training with the England team.
We're now into the third international break of a season that isn't even three months old, so who will be going where and for what?
Jack Wilshere has been called into the England squad after completing 90 minutes for Bournemouth a few times.
Olivier Giroud, Shkodran Mustafi and Nacho Monreal have all received call-ups ahead of the international break next week.
Reports emerged on Thursday that Mesut Ozil will not be called up for the next international break as Joachim Low endeavours to show that he is the anti-Chris Coleman.
FIFA have revealed the slot allocation for the next Women's World Cup that will take place in France in 2019.
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.
After Germany's 2-0 win over Northern Ireland during their World Cup Qualifier, Shkodran Mustafi, who came on in the 69th minute, hailed their performance.
Real Madrid defender, Raphaël Varane, hailed Laurent Koscielny's contribution to France's 1-0 win over the Netherlands on Tuesday night.
Theo Walcott, Alexis Sanchez, Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Ozil both got minutes for their respective countries on Tuesday evening, while Wojciech Szczesny, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Kieran Gibbs were unused substitutes.
Mesut Ozil has taken to Twitter to reassure worried Arsenal fans that he's not injured after being substituted off at half time during German's 2-0 World Cup Qualifier win against Northern Ireland.
It turns out that Laurent Koscielny was actually crucial for France's one and only goal against the Netherlands on Monday night.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles provided a brilliant assist for the England u20s on Monday against USA's u20s.
There were doubts over Hector Bellerin's fitness after he picked up a knock against San Marino but he appears fit and well after he played a full 90 minutes for Spain's u21s against Estonia.
Granit Xhaka captained Switzerland for the first time during his country's 2-1 win over Andorra on Monday night.
Not only did Alex Iwobi make his debut for Nigeria against Zambia on Sunday, he scored and took to Twitter afterwards to celebrate with his teammates.
Nacho Monreal finally got his first call up since 2013 for Spain's match against Albania on Sunday but getting there in time was easier said than done.
Nacho Monreal finally got the chance to prove himself during Spain's 2-0 win over Albania on Sunday.
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.
Hector Bellerin is 'ready' to face Estonia on Monday night after shaking off the ankle problem that saw him substituted in their win over San Marino.
Mesut Ozil's assist for Germany on Saturday set a new record
Alex Iwobi has scored his first international goal as he gave Nigeria the lead against Zambia.
Theo Walcott has looked like a different player this season when in an Arsenal shirt but he was unable to transfer that form into an impressive England performance, coming in as one of the lowest rated players from the side’s 2-0 win on Saturday.
Mesut Ozil grabbed another assist as he helped his country open the scoring against Czech Republic on Saturday evening.
England u17s are through to the FIFA u17 WWC following their 2-1 win against Brazil.
Kieran Gibbs has been drafted into the England squad by Gareth Southgate after Ryan Bertrand was forced off during the Three Lions 2-0 win over Malta.
Theo Walcott will start for England as they face Malta in Gareth Southgate’s first match in charge as interim manager.
Laurent Koscielny played the full match for France as they beat Bulgaria 4-1 in their World Cup qualifying game.
Nacho Monreal has been drafted in by Spain after Jordi Alba had to withdraw from the squad with injury after their 1-1 draw against Italy in Turin.
David Ospina kept a cleansheet as Colombia beat Paraguay, away, 1-0, then posted a picture of him celebrating in the dressing room.
Alex Iwobi appears to have finally settled on a number with Nigeria after already switching twice.
Calum Chambers, Rob Holding, Takuma Asano and Hector Bellerin have all featured for their respective countries during the interlul so far.
Alex Iwobi scored a brace in Nigeria's 3-0 win over Plateau United on Wednesday.
Theo Walcott and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have been included in Gareth Southgate's first England squad ahead of the international break which is now underway.
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.
Alex Iwobi is set to get a call up to the senior Nigerian national side for their game against Zambia on 9th October.
After his performance in France’s 0-0 draw against Belarus earlier in the week, Olivier Giroud has come in for heavy criticism because of his miss after Antoine Griezmann’s sublime pass slipped him through on goal.
Alexis Sanchez was handed the captain's armband for his country's World Cup qualifier against Bolivia.
FIFA have issued a statement clarifying the situation of players who wanted to play for Kosovo but had represented other nations and it has proven Granit Xhaka right in his assertion that they’ve blocked him from changing.
Colombia may have lost 2-1 to Brazil in the early hours of Wednesday morning, but the Arsenal shot-stopped made sure the margin wasn't worse.
Granit Xhaka thanked fans for their support after Switzerland beat Portugal 2-0 on Tuesday night in a match which saw the Arsenal man pick up another red card.
Granit Xhaka picked up another red card (two yellows) for his country as Switzerland beat Portugal 2-0 on Tuesday night.
Granit Xhaka has picked up another red card during Switzerland's 2-0 triumph over Portugal.
Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny both featured during France's 0-0 draw against Belarus on Tuesday night.
Isaac Hayden revealed during his and Chuba Akpom's 'roommates' video that they did for the FA while away on duty with the England u21s, that Chuba and Alex Iwobi are joined at the hip.
Takuma Asano has scored for Japan yet again - this time during their 2-0 win over Thailand in their World Cup 2018 Qualifier.
Hector Bellerin provided a silky assist during Spain's u21 match against Sweden, while ex-Arsenal youngster, Kristoffer Olsson, missed a penalty.
Alexis Sanchez has been made captain of Chile for the first time, a move that has left him feeling ‘very motivated’ according to those close to him.
Arsenal will have to do without Mohamed Elneny in January as Egypt head to the Africa Cup of Nations just about when Arsenal’s injury crisis should be in full swing.
Currently on international duty with Switzerland, some of Granit Xhaka’s teammates were asked to complete the following sentence – ‘Granit is a…’
Mesut Ozil started and played a part in two of Germany's three goals as they beat Norway on Sunday evening 3-0.
Wojciech Szczesny watched on from the bench as Poland drew while Theo Walcott was a second half substitute, brought on by Big Sam in his first match as England manager.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles scored for England's u20s against Brazil to draw his come country level.
Olivier Giroud played 45 minutes during France's 3-1 win over Italy on Thursday night and managed to score a beaut' of a goal.
Hector Bellerin played the full 90 minutes as Spain's u21s smashed San Marino 6-0.
Takuma Asano had to watch on as a he scored a perfectly good goal for Japan that was not given as the officials did not think it crossed the line.
Mesut Ozil basically scored for Germany in their international friendly v Finland on Wednesday night.
Currently on international duty with Switzerland, it seems as if Granit Xhaka has issued a statement saying he will do whatever he can to get to play for Kosovo.
Sam Allardyce has called Theo Walcott into his first England squad but has left Jack Wilshere and Alex Oxalde-Chamberlain out.
Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud have been called up to the France squad that will face Italy and Belarus when the first interlull descends upon us next week.
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).
Chris Willock has been called up to the England u19 squad for their double header against the Netherlands and Belgium in September.
Serge Gnabry scored his penalty against Brazil in the final of the Rio Olympics Men’s Football tournament but had to watch on as the hosts won the shoot-out thanks to Neymar.
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.
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.
The Arsenal centre back was again an unused sub and has not seen much game time in the tournament but will come back with at least a silver medal.
Granit Xhaka is one of a number of big name players who have been invited to play for Kosovo after they were finally granted FIFA status in May this year.
Serge Gnabry’s people have let it be known in Germany that a new contract for the player at Arsenal is ‘just a formality’ after the Olympics as the player continues to be linked with a loan move to Hertha Berlin.
Serge Gnabry is confident of sealing Germany’s place in the Olympic final when they face Nigeria at 8pm (UK) in Rio.
Unfortunately, Takuma Asano's Japan were knocked out of the Rio 2016 Olympics on Wednesday night.
Serge Gnabry isn't showing any signs of slowing down as he scored two more goals in Germany's 10-0 triumph over Fiji in the Olympics on Wednesday night.
The Arsenal centre-back, Josephine Henning. was given her first start in the competition, but was withdrawn at half-time making way for Annike Krahn as Germany were defeated 2-1 by Canada.
We all know that there is no women's football Team GB at the Rio Olympics because of politics and the respective home nation's country FA's being managed by people living a bit in the past, but how would it have looked if there ad been?
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.
The Arsenal defender was subbed on at half-time for Annike Krahn and took part in the fightback as Germany came from 2-0 down to get a 2-2 draw.
Serge Gnabry has said he was ‘very happy’ to score for Germany against Mexico in their Rio Olympics opener as the sides drew 2-2.
Takuma Asano got his Olympics off to a great start with a goal against Nigeria in their opener.
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.
Germany opened their 2016 Rio Olympics tournament with a huge 6 - 1 win over lower ranked Zimbabwe while Arsenal's defender, Josephine Henning stayed on the bench for the whole game.
Both Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud refused to put on their Euro runners-up medals after losing 1-0 to Portugal in the final.
Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil have made Opta's best XI of the Euros.
Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny suffered a huge disappointment at the hands of Portugal in the Euro final.
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.
Mesut Ozil has once again shown why he's a class above the rest by writing a heart-felt, touching caption on Instagram.
Against the general run of play and most people's predictions, France beat Germany to the Euro final.
Aaron Ramsey has confirmed that he will miss the first few weeks of Arsenal's new season because he needs to rest.
Aaron Ramsey's yellow card against Belgium proved incredibly costly.
Olivier Giroud could be set to miss out on France's Euro semi-final clash against Germany on Thursday through injury.
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.
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.
Aaron Ramsey has revealed that he has no complaints about the yellow card he received during Wales' 3-1 win against Belgium and that he knew straight away.
The huge Euro quarter-final clash between Germany and Italy was settled by penalties after the score remained 1-1 after regular and extra time.
Robert Pires and Robbie Fowler have both tweeted Aaron Ramsey with congratulations for Wales' 3-1 win over Belgium and progression to the Euro semi-finals.
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.
As he gets ready to face Italy in Germany's Euro quarter final, Mesut Ozil has revealed a new ad for Adidas.
Wales kept their Euro fairytale alive with a brilliant win over one of the pre-tournament favourites, sending Belgium home and themselves into the semi-finals.
A Wojciech Szczesny-less Poland were knocked out of the Euros by Cristiano Ronaldo and co, but they needed penalties to do it.
Alexis Sanchez has posted pictures of his ankle after a terrible challenge in the Copa America final and they are not pretty at all.
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?
Alan Shearer has slammed England manager, Roy Hodgson, for picking Jack Wilshere to start in the Three Lions' humiliating 2-1 defeat to Iceland.
After England's embarrassing 2-1 defeat and elimination from the Euros at the hands of little ol' Iceland, and Roy Hodgson's resulting resignation, talk turned to who will take over; Ian Wright wasn't impressed with one particular name thrown into the hat.
Daily Cannon spent Monday basking in the ambiance of Alexis Sanchez's Copa America win with Chile, as well as sifting through the usual gossip.
Iceland have knocked England out of the Euros and progressed to the quarter-finals.
Hector Bellerin was, once again, an unused sub in Spain's 2-0 loss against Italy in the Euros.
Alexis Sanchez admitted he was emotional following Chile's second Copa America win in as many years and explained his injury.
Antoine Griezmann praised Olivier Giroud in France's press conference, describing his efforts on the pitch as 'unnoticed' by many.
Mesut Ozil took to Twitter to congratulate Arsenal teammate, Alexis Sanchez, on his Copa America win.
Laurent Koscielny gave a long interview to l'Equipe prior to the 2016 Euros that the English media have only just picked up, here are some bits about defensive work and positioning.
Despite both Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil putting in a decent shift during the Euros so far, they also have something else in common: they've both missed penalties.
After Germany's 3-0 win over Slovakia in the Euros on Sunday, Ian Wright revealed that he would have loved to play with Mesut Ozil and that he believes the midfielder can be the best no. 10 in the world.
Alexis Sanchez had to leave a Chile training session on Sunday before the Copa America final and it appeared the forward was still carrying his injury, despite featuring and winning!
Alexis Sanchez's Chile have won the Copa America tournament for the second year running, beating Argentina on penalties in the final.
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Granit Xhaka has no plans to shirk his penalty taking responsibilities despite missing for his country and costing them a place in the quarter finals in France.
Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny both featured for France as they beat Ireland 2-1 to seal their place in the quarter-finals, with Oli putting in a great shift.
Alexis Sanchez was forced to withdraw from training on Saturday after he was injured in a collision with teammate Enzo Roco.
David Ospina and Colombia defeated the USA 1-0 in the Copa America third-place playoff which was played in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Stoke's Xherdan Shaqiri has defended Granit Xhaka after the Arsenal midfielder blasted his penalty wide, costing his country a place in the quarter finals.
Things have, perhaps not unexpectedly been a bit quite over the last few days. With no actual football to talk about and the UK tearing...
Aaron Ramsey has made it through to the quarter-finals of the Euros with Wales but they needed an own goal to seal the win over Northern Ireland.
Granit Xhaka and his Switzerland team-mates have been knocked out of this summer's European Championships, following a nerve-racking defeat on penalties against a well-drilled Poland side in the first knockout fixture of the tournament.
Alex Iwobi has been included in the provisional Nigeria Olympic squad for the games this summer in Rio.
Thursday was, of course, dominated by the news that Jamie Vardy had signed a new contract and would be staying at Leicester.
Mesut Ozil and new boy Granit Xhaka have been named in the top ten best performing players at this year's Euros so far.
Olivier Giroud will be fit to face Ireland in the last 16 of the Euros after being ‘manipulated’ by physios.
Petr Cech has said that being a genius does not help him in football as he can't stop goals with his IQ.
Alexis Sanchez was named Man of the Match as Chile beat Colombia 2-0 to book a place in the Copa America final.
Mesut Ozil has given a huge indicator that he'll be signing a new deal with Arsenal by urging his German compatriots to join the Premier League.
Originally produced for St Patrick's Day, with the Euros in full swing, we thought we'd revisit Arsenal's historic Irish connections, this time in an updated version in audio format.
Here's a look at what happened in the Goonerverse on Tuesday.
Mesut Ozil was brilliant again during Germany's 1-0 win over Northern Ireland; Wojciech Szczesny didn't feature for Poland due to a thigh injury.
Arsene Wenger has admitted that although Paul Pogba isn't currently meeting expectations with the France national team, his time will come.
Aaron Ramsey put in a proper shift, once again, against Russia on Monday night.
Jack Wilshere was given his first start of the Euros against Slovakia and his lack of playing time showed.
Aaron Ramsey was Wales' key man in his country's 3-0 win against Russia.
Despite it being quiet on the news front, the rumour mill has started spinning again and it's been spitting out some familiar names.
Wojciech Szczesny is set to miss out on Poland's final Group C match against the Ukraine.
Jack Wilshere got a rusty run-out for England v Slovakia, while Aaron Ramsey was Wales' key player against Russia.
Mesut Ozil has hit back at his critics who have recently decided to regurgitate the 'body language' spiel.
It's the news we were all dreading: Tomas Rosicky is injured again and has been ruled out of the rest of Euro 2016.
France were held to a poor 0-0 draw against Switzerland on Sunday night but still finished top of Group A, which was the main target. Laurent Koscielny started the game and played 90 minutes.
It was all a bit quiet on the Arsenal-front on Sunday.
It was an anticlimax, but France and Switzerland both progress to the final 16 of the Euros.
Wayne Rooney has returned the favour and heaped praise onto England team-mate, Jack Wilshere.
Watford midfielder, Valon Behrami, has sung his Swiss compatriot, Granit Xhaka's praises.
Colombian midfielder, James Rodriguez, speaks very highly of his compatriot, David Ospina.
Alexis Sanchez scored again for Chile during their latest win in Copa America against Mexico.
Tomas Rosicky looks like he could have played his last game at this year’s competition after doing his hamstring in the Czech Republic’s dramatic 2-2 draw with Croatia.
David Ospina ensured that Colombia sealed a quarter-final place for his country with a great penalty save in their game against Peru.
Mesut Ozil has, apparently, growled a response when asked about Jerome Boateng’s comments that claimed Germany were not good enough in the final third during their goalless draw with Poland on Thursday night.
Jamie Vardy has revealed that he has no problem ‘shutting out’ the transfer speculation surrounding his future as he concentrates on the Euros with England.
It's all a bit quiet on the Arsenal front at the moment but here's the latest news and gossip from Friday.
Hector Bellerin was on the bench for the entire match... again.
Would you rather Arsenal win the Champions League or England win the World Cup?
A last minute penalty meant the Czech Republic managed to earn a point when no one thought they could.
Despite scoring two goals in as many games in Euro 2016, Arsene Wenger insists that Dimitri Payet hasn't always been this consistent.
Santi Cazorla has described Jack Wilshere as a 'joy to watch' recently while the 24-year-old is away in France for the Euros.
Wojciech Szczesny has received ultimately lad™ points after showing off his rather nasty-looking bruise on Instagram.
Another day, another load of Euro action.
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Granit Xhaka hasn’t played a single minute for Arsenal but Gooners everywhere have already fallen in love with him for a number of reasons.
Mesut Ozil started for Germany as they struggled to create anything of note and drew 0-0 with Poland.
Aaron Ramsey played the full 90 as Wales frustrated Englspurs in France on Thursday.
There are few scenes in sport films more iconic than the end of Rocky’s run around Philadelphia, culminating at the top of the steps in front of the Museum of Art.
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.
Here's Wednesday's news and gossip from the Goonerverse.
Although neither managed to score during France's 2-0 win over Albania, both Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny featured.
Granit Xhaka, once again, put in a superb performance for Switzerland in their 1-1 draw against Romania.
If you have a bit of some to kill between Euro 2016 matches, Paddy Power has come up with a nifty 'guess the player' game.
Wojciech Szczesny will be heartbroken after being ruled out of Poland's next Euro clash against Germany on Thursday.
Petr Cech has shared a - quite frankly - genius training technique on his Twitter account.
Alexis Sanchez helped Chile to a 4-2 win over Panama in Copa America on Tuesday night.
All our Arsenal players, except for Hector Bellerin, have featured for their national teams in their opening matches of Euro 2016. Here's how we think they've rated so far.
Jack Wilshere has hailed Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, pointing out how he's the Red Devils' best player and he can still perform.
After Hector Bellerin (and Aaron Ramsey) were selected for Vogue's most stylish footballers at the Euros feature, we thought we'd take a look at some of the Spaniard's 'bolder' looks.
With just one game on Monday featuring Arsenal players to entertain us, a little more gossip than we’ve had lately creeped into the equation.
To the surprise of Arsenal fans everywhere, and half of Spain, Hector Bellerin was named on the bench while Juanfran was handed a start for their first game of the tournament.
Speaking to The Players’ Tribune, Jerome Boateng revealed that one of his biggest inspirations was Patrick Vieira when he was at Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil might get a lot of stick from people in England, but he’s still one of the best supported players in the world.
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One of the most exciting things about this year’s Euros is watching Granit Xhaka knowing that he’s an Arsenal player and Johan Djourou has said he'll fit in just right at Arsenal.
Olivier Giroud has hit back at his critics who still think he’s a donkey despite scoring eight in his last eight games for France with a better record than Karim Benzema for his country.
Mesut Ozil started for Germany as they got their Euros off to the best possible start with a win over Ukraine in Lille and grabbed a late assist despite being quiet for most of the game.
Wojciech Szczesny started in goal for Poland as they beat a stubborn Northern Ireland on Sunday afternoon.
Mama Xhaka opted for a shirt that blended both national flags of her sons in a manner reminiscent of half-and-half scarves.
Hector Bellerín has told UEFA that he would not have believed it possible that he would be at the Euros and that he found out he was included in the provisional squad through a relative who saw it on TV.
Granit Xhaka made his first competitive appearance as an Arsenal player when Switzerland beat Albania 1-0 on Saturday. Watch his impressive performance here.
Aaron Ramsey grabbed a vital assists as Wales beat Slovakia thanks to a Hal Robson-Kanu goal. Watch his hilights here.
Joel Campbell and Costa Rica are heading home from the Copa America after the end of the group stages while David Ospina watched on from the bench as Colombia lost 3-2 to Joel’s team in Houston, Texas.
Everything worth talking about from Saturday.
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After crating a fuss by taking a player to the Euros who had hardly kicked a ball for his club all season, Roy Hodgson confounded people further by leaving him on the bench.
Let's have some fun!
In the build-up to Wales v Slovakia it was most certainly the Gareth Bale show as far the BBC were concerned, but there were a few other players involved, one of them even plays for Arsenal.
Granit Xhaka lined up alongside former Arsenal man Johan Djourou (Senderos was not included) as they defeated his brother’s Albania in the second game of this year’s Euros.
Laurent Koscielny said that the French fans will remember their victory over Romania for a long time after Dimitri Payet’s thunderbolt sealed the win for his country.
In the midst of the euphoria over the start of the Euros, it’s easy to forget that we also have a few players in the States featuring in the Copa America.
Granit Xhaka, and his brother Taulant have revealed that they still give a whopping 80% of their wages to their parents.
Dimitri Payet left the pitch in tears on Friday night as he was subbed having won the opening game for France with an absolute screamer. So how did Olivier say thank you to his team mate?
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.
Olivier Giroud had a big hand to play in France's 2-1 win against Romania in the opening game of Euro 2016.
Cesc Fabregas has praised his former team-mate, Petr Cech, ahead of Spain's Euro clash against the Czech Republic.
Aaron Ramsey has admitted that he's enjoyed winding up his fellow Arsenal players over Wales' qualification to Euro 2016.
It looks like the lessons from the past have not been learnt, as there has been reports of trouble on Thursday night in Marseille.
Swiss defender Ricardo Rodriguez has admitted that it would be ‘nice’ to play with Granit Xhaka at Arsenal and if he did move he knows his roommate would be sorted as he looks set to leave Wolfsburg.
Petr Cech took 20 minutes out of his pre-euro preparation to spend time signing autographs and posing with photos after training.
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Laurent Kosicleny believes that some new players at Arsenal next season will allow the club to reach another level as they look to go one step further in the league than they did last season.
Granit Xhaka is set to face his brother, Taulant, when the Euros kick-off with Switzerland and Albania both in Group A.
Hector Bellerin was a halftime substitute in Spain’s last game before the Euros but could not stop his side losing, embarrassingly, to Georgia.
Laurent Koscielny seems quite happy with the idea of Jamie Vardy rocking up at Arsenal next season as the captain-in-waiting sang his praises to the media.
David Ospina made a quite brilliant save for his country against Paraguay in the Copa America.
Alexis Sanchez played for Chile against Argentina in the early hours of Tuesday morning (UK time) and lost 2-1, continuing his national side's run of poor form.
Wojciech Szczesny appeared to have been dropped for Poland's friendly match against Lithuania, which ended 0-0.
Granit Xhaka is on his way to France for Euro 2016 with his Swiss team-mates, including Arsenal target, Ricardo Rodriguez.
Laurent Koscielny has spoken to the French media following France's 3-0 win over Scotland and admitted that he's happy with his contribution.
David Ornstein, a.k.a. The Ornacle, hath spoken once again and he is standing by the claim that Jamie Vardy will reach a decision on whether he joins Arsenal or not later today (Monday).
Arsenal only have to look in the direction of a player and his leg will fall off (watch out, Jamie!) and it seems that this is exactly what has happened within hours of being linked with a £19.2m move for Atletico Madrid’s Yannick Carrasco.
Aaron Ramsey has lost his last game ahead of the Euros as Wales crashed 2-0 to Sweden.
Petr Cech and Tomas Rosicky played the full 90 minutes as they lost their final game, against the Republic of Korea, in the run-up to the Euros which get underway on Friday.
Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny scored France’s three goals against Scotland, prompting us to use the headline ‘Arsenal thump Scotland’. And Olivier Giroud
Olivier Giroud has confirmed that Jamie Vardy wants to join Arsenal in the world’s worst kept secret.
Joel Campbell played 67 minutes as Costa Rica opened their Copa America campaign with a scoreless draw against Paraguay.
Mesut Ozil started for Germany on Saturday as they defeated Hungary 2-0 in preparation for the Euros.
A brace from Olivier Giroud and another from Laurent Koscielny saw France defeat Scotland 3-0 as they get ready to host the Euros that get underway on Friday.
Granit Xhaka started and played 70 minutes as the Swiss lost 1-2 against Moldova.
Liverpool have reportedly offered Jamie Vardy £140k per week which is £20k more than Arsenal but look set to come unstuck as his release clause is only available to clubs in the Champions League.
We're only a few days into June and already we have reports of a second Arsenal transfer on the verge of being completed.
David Ospina might not be an Arsenal player for much longer but the shot-stopper was in fine form for his country as they defeated USA 2-0 in the opening game of this year's Copa America.
If you thought Arsenal triggering Jamie Vardy's release clause was just one massive bit of banter, then hop off the banter bus because the Ornacle has spoken and it's true!
Granit Xhaka starred in Switzerland's 2-1 win over Moldova and got booked after just 10 minutes in a friendly.
A landmark Copa America starts on June 3rd (4th for us in Europe).
Arsenal target, Alvaro Morata, has spoken about Real Madrid's interest in buying him back and what he said might surprise you.
Following Poland's 2-1 loss to the Netherlands, Wojciech Szczesny admitted that he doesn't know if he will play in their next game and also claimed he's not worried about which club he plays for next season.
Olivier Giroud trained for France ahead of their last friendly before the Euros.
England beat Portugal 1-0 on Thursday night thanks to a Chris Smalling goal... you heard.
Olivier Giroud believes that the 2015/16 season was one of his best for Arsenal. Okay.
A couple of days ago, the world was struck by the new that Aaron Ramsey had bleached his hair and now, he's had his say on the issue that's taken the planet by storm.
Hector Bellerin has only gone and bagged himself an assist for Spain in their 6-1 demolition of South Korea.
Wojciech Szczesny played for Poland against the Netherlands on Wednesday night; his national team lost 2-1 but was the goalkeeper at fault?
Alexis Sanchez featured for Chile on Wednesday and, unfortunately for him, his national team lost yet again, this time 1-0 to Mexico.
Petr Cech played in goal for the Czech Republic as they defeated Russia 2-1 in Innsbruck.
When the German national team was announced, the biggest shock, after the exclusion of Marco Reus (before people knew he was injured), was the inclusion of former Arsenal joker, Lukas Podolski.
With all 24 squads now confirmed for the Euros, let’s take a look at the Arsenal interest at this summer’s tournament.
Alex Iwobi started for Nigeria as they defeated Luxembourg 3-1 on Tuesday evening in the country dubbed ‘Little Switzerland’.
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.
Alex Song claims his wife once told him to dye his hair blonde so he would stand out more on the pitch (she should have told him to be better at football as that would have worked too) and it seems as if Aaron Ramsey has followed suit.
Jack Wilshere has been named in the England squad for Euro 2016 and looks set to end the summer having played considerably more minutes for his country than his club.
Olivier Giroud was booed and scored a great goal playing for France in a friendly on Monday night.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that finishing above Tottenham was a 'nice end to the campaign but that he would have preferred to win the league.
The England Women's u17 team will have a difficult task to get out of their group in the forthcoming World Cup to be played in Jordan.
Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny both featured in France's 3-2 win over Cameroon, with the big striker even scoring.
Olivier Giroud was reportedly booed leaving the France national team's hotel on Monday.
Hector Bellerin has spoken about what an honour it is to represent Spain at the Euros this summer.
Granit Xhaka is already out there potentially tapping up new players for Arsenal.
Good ol' Dave Ospina pulled off a brilliant save during Colombia's 3-1 win over Haiti.
It looks as if Spanish national team manager, Vicente del Bosque, has put his faith in Hector Bellerin after the 21-year-old made his first appearance for the senior squad on Sunday.
Hector Bellerin got his first start for the Spanish national side on Sunday against Bosnia and Herzegovina in his side's 3-1 win.
Mesut Özil missed out on German's 2-1 loss to Slovakia on Sunday.
England Women's u17s will likely be handed a tough draw on Monday the 30th, they are seeded in the fourth pot i.e. the weakest teams.
It's understandable that, until we get to see Granit Xhaka play for Arsenal next season, Gooners everywhere are going to be on #XhakaWatch over the course of Euro 2016.
Kinder have released some special edition eggs ahead of the Euros this summer and Mesut Ozil’s face is one of the players that they’ve chosen to feature.
Joel Campbell grabbed an assist for his country as they beat Venezuela 2-1. Watch the highlights here.
Alexis Sanchez was helpless to stop his side lose 2-1 against Jamaica in a friendly in the early hours of Saturday morning ahead of the Copa America Centenario.
Hector Bellerin has been speaking to the media in Spain and his comments have left enough space for just about every dodgy media outlet in the country to misrepresent them.
Petr Cech is now the most-capped player in Czech history after being handed a start in their friendly against Malta.
Petr Cech will become the most capped player in Czech history should he play in their friendly against Malta on Friday.
Tomas Rosicky will not be hanging up his boots despite leaving Arsenal and heading to the Euros without a club.
A summer without the Premier League doesn't have to be football-less doom and gloom. Unless that's what you want, that is.
Jack Wilshere has shed light on some of his darker days on the sidelines, revealing that some days, he didn't feel like he'd ever be back but that's he's not afraid.
Starting an England game for the first time in nearly a year, Jack Wilshere came through 65 minutes on Sunday.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere came through 66 minutes unscathed as England beat Turkey on Sunday evening. Though he only managed to start one Premier League...
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.
Download your FREE Arsenal-specific wallchart ahead of the Euros in France this summer.
Jack Wilshere has been looking lively in England training this week and by 'lively' I mean he's still in one piece.
The midfielder may be leaving Arsenal but he's far from retired.
Despite playing a large role in qualifying, Santo Cazorla has not made the Spain squad for Euro 2016.
There are plenty of people voicing their displeasure at Jack Wilshere's inclusion in Roy Hodgson's England squad, including former Three Lions captain Alan Shearer.
Incredibly, the inclusion of Jack Wilshere in Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 squad was met with some surprise and outrage.
As expected, Mesut Özil has been called up to the Germany squad for Euro 2016.
Vicente Del Bosque has named his 25-man squad for Euro 2016 and has not included an Arsenal player.
Chile have announced their squad for this summer's Copa América, confirming the involvement of Arsenal's Alexis Sánchez.
England u17s have won the Euro 2017 third-place play-off and therefore qualified for the FIFA 2016 u17 WWC to be played in Jordan from...
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 star Mesut Özil capped a superb season with another assist on Sunday afternoon, but he's still going to leave fans sweating on his future.
Roy Hodgson named a provisional England squad for Euro 2016 on Monday morning, three days later than played due to an injury to Danny Welbeck.
Jack Wilshere is the only Arsenal player to make Roy Hodgson's England squad for Euro 2016 this summer.
With the season almost over, attention is beginning to turn to Euro 2016, which will take place in France this summer.
Looking forward to the final Premier League game of the season, there was plenty of Euro 2016 talk for Arsène Wenger to sink his teeth into.
Poland named a provisional squad for Euro 2016 on Thursday and Wojciech Szczesny made the cut.
Arsenal players Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud have been selected by manager Didier Deschamps to represent France at Euro 2016.
French defender Mathieu Debuchy has been ruled out of Euro 2016 with a thigh injury just hours before Didier Deschamps names his France squad.
After finally featuring heavily in an Arsenal game at the weekend, Jack Wilshere is hoping England boss Roy Hodgson names him in his Euro 2016 squad next week.
Arsenal target Granit Xhaka has admitted on Wednesday he is eager to learn where his future lies.
Arsenal youth talent Donyell Malen played 90 minutes for the Netherlands u17 side on Friday but they couldn't get their European Championships off to the desired start.
The summer is a busy one with European Championships and Copa América both taking place: it is, to say the least, an inconvenience.
Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has suffered a setback in training and has been ruled out of this summer's European Championships.
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.
Arsenal's Jack Wilshere has set his sights on a place at Euro 2016 after returning to first team action on Sunday afternoon.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud may be struggling to find form but he is still looking forward to representing France at Euro 2016 this 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.
Arsene Wenger insists that Jack Wilshere will be ready for Euro 2016.
It's been a tough season for Kieran Gibbs, but Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger is backing the defender to prove his worth before the end...
The England u17 squad that are currently in a training camp at St George's park are set to play an international tournament next month...
The FIFA 2015 awards saw Portsmouth born and US WNT coach Jill Ellis win Coach of the Year and US WNT midfield player Carly...
Carla Humphrey has been called up for the training camp that will take place on the 18th and 19th January at St Georges Park. The...
Struggling for minutes at Arsenal but playing regularly for England u21s, what next for Calum Chambers? So far this season Chambers has played just 324...
Wales got to celebrate their Euro 2016 qualification with a 2-0 win over Andorra on Tuesday. Aaron Ramsey scored on the 50th minute to put...
Wales lost 2-0 in Bosnia on Saturday evening, but midfielder Aaron Ramsey was still celebrating at the final whistle. Cyprus beat Israel in the European...
Aaron Ramsey can't wait for Wales' international match against Andorra on Tuesday. Wales qualified from their group for Euro 2016 along with Belgium, despite losing...
Despite losing 2-0 to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Wales qualified for Euro 2016 on Saturday - their first tournament for 57 years. Wales progress to Euro 2016 in France with...
Aaron Ramsey's Welsh side have qualified for Euro 2016 despite losing to Bosnia on Saturday night. A 2-0 defeat wasn't enough worry Wales, as Israel...
A 0-0 draw against Israel sees Aaron Ramsey's Wales miss out on Euro 2016 qualification. Rambo started for Wales in the Group B stalemate, which...
On Sunday, Petr Cech captained the Czech Republic's 2-1 win over Latvia, which saw them through to Euro 2016. Holland's 3-0 loss to Turkey means that the...
After scoring a brace for England on Saturday, Theo Walcott revealed he's delighted to help his national team qualify for Euro 2016. A 6-0 win...
World Cup winner Mesut Özil tasted international success during last summer's tournament in Brazil, and now he wants more. The German playmaker is targeting another...
Goalkeeper Karen Bardsley alongside defenders Stephanie Houghton and Lucy Bronze were selected among the 23 strong FIFA all star squad. It does not come as...
by Sylvain Jamet As mentioned earlier, the FA WSL has started a week after the FIFA WWC 2015 finished and it is obvious that the...
by Nia Griffiths In Faye White's Sunday piece for the Guardian, the former England defender highlighted the improvement seen in the attitude toward women's football...
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...
England Women exited the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup with an unlucky and undeserved 2-1 semi-final defeat to holders Japan. They will contest the...
by Lee Hurley Lukas Podolski has been warned by Joachim Loew that he needs to be playing 30 or 40 matches a season if he...
by Lee Hurley Arsenal's Siobhan Chamberlain has revealed that she is 'devastated' after England were knocked out of the World Cup semi-final due to an injury...
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...
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...
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...
by Nia Griffiths Germany went through to the semi-finals of the World Cup and our Arsenal players were quick to show their support. In what turned...
by Sylvain Jamet Mark Sampson and his team made history as England registered their first ever knock-out stage win at a World Cup by defeating...
by Nia Griffiths England defender Alex Scott has been speaking about the team's potential while away on national duty. The full-back made the team's intentions clear...
by Sylvain Jamet Five out of the eight games from the last 16 round have been played so far and we had one surprise. 10th place...
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...
by Sylvain Jamet in Canada Mark Sampson's England Women's team made it to the last 16 by beating Colombia 2-1 and will now meet a...
Group C and D have given their final verdict: Japan, Cameroon, USA and Australia go through. Favourites Sweden are on the brink of elimination as...
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...
by Sylvain Jamet in Canada Group A and B have delivered their verdict and tournament favourites Germany go through while New Zealand and Cote D'Ivoire...
By Sylvain Jamet in Moncton Brazil are the second team to go through to the last 16 while Colombia upset tournament favourites France with an...
by Sylvain Jamet in Moncton Match day 2 has delivered its verdict in Group C and D. Japan, the holders, are through to the last 16 round...
by Sylvain Jamet in Canada There is a huge contrast between Group A and B in term of goals. Group A currently have only four goals,...
by Sylvain Jamet in Moncton, Canada We have made it to the final games of Matchday 1. Top seeded teams France and Brazil won their first...
by Sylvain Jamet in Moncton, Canada England were defeated by the smallest margin in a tight encounter that was probably not the the most entertaining...
by Sylvain Jamet, reporting from Moncton, NB Canada The group opener between France and England will be a heavyweight contest and should decide who tops the...
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...
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...
by Sylvain Jamet England Women lost their final FIFA WWC 2015 warm-up game to host nation Canada in a tight 1-0 defeat. It was always going...
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...
A total of seven Arsenal players have been called up by their countries ahead of the 2015 World Cup in Canada this summer. Ignacio Querada...
With the World Cup in Canada getting close, England's manager is feeling confident. The England manager was invited to the Sportswomen show today and he declared...
As Mark Sampson gets set to name his final 23 squad for the World Cup in Canada, I thought I would share my own 23...
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...
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...
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...
The draw was made for the Women's 2017 Euro's on Monday. The tournament will be held in the Netherlands and it will be the first...