Arsenal player ratings: Ox shines as Young Guns beat Reading

Just like all the previous meetings between these teams, Arsenal won against Reading.

Arsenal’s Nottingham Forest EFL Cup draw a good omen

Arsenal were drawn against Nottingham Forest in the third round of the league cup and both we've faced them in the competition, we've gone on to win it.

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...

What’s happened since Arsenal and Southampton last met?

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Arsenal welcome Southampton to the Emirates tonight for the EFL Cup quarter final. Here's how the two sides have done since they last met.

Lucas hopes goals ‘first of many’ for Arsenal

Lucas announced his arrival on England with two goals on Tuesday night as Arsenal thrashed Nottingham Forest with a team of youngsters and fringe players (and Xhaka).

Player focus: Alex Iwobi Arsenal debut v Sheffield Wednesday

When Alex Iwobi dreamed of getting his competitive Arsenal debut, it's unlikely that it involved losing 3-0 to Sheffield Wednesday. Such is life. In what was...

Tottenham without four ahead of Arsenal game, no-one cares

Tottenham will line up against Arsenal on Wednesday night without Ryan Mason, Nabil Bentaleb, Mousa Dembele and Alex Pritchard. When I first read the headlines...

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

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

Reading activate additional allocation for cup tie as Arsenal offer bargain...

Reading have found demand so high for their EFL Cup tie against Arsenal at the end of October that they have activated their additional allowance, almost doubling the number of fans they will bring with them to Ashburton Grove.

Mesut Ozil congratulates team on 'good job' against Nottingham Forest

The highest praise I can give the Arsenal team that spanked four past Nottingham Forest on Tuesday night is that I forgot Mesut Ozil wasn't playing.

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

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

Youngsters start: Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal official teams

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

Arsenal 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.

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...

Bendtner kills The Lord ahead of Nottingham Forest showdown with Arsenal

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

Underfire Arsenal defender talks of nerves ahead of EFL match against...

If you’re Carl Jenkinson, this week has not been kind to you.

Arsenal pay high price in competition only Tottenham care about

When I predicted the lineups ahead of Tuesday night’s game, I was not expecting to see so many senior players rested, but Arsene Wenger...

Tickets for Arsenal v Reading in EFL Cup available for £5...

Arsenal and Reading fans will pay just £10 or £20 (or £5/£10 if under 16 or over 65) for the EFL cup game on 25 October.

Bielik’s debut a bright spot on bleak night for Arsenal

Polish teenager Krystian Bielik played half an hour for the Arsenal first team on a horrible Tuesday night in Sheffield. The Gunners faced Sheffield Wednesday...

Player focus – Why Lucas’ Reading performance proves Wenger right

Arsene Wenger recently spoke about how Lucas has potential but needs to transfer what he does in training onto the pitch and Arsenal's match against Reading proved this.

Wenger congratulates 'sharper' Sheffield Wednesday

A 3-0 loss to Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday night was completely deserved, and Arsène Wenger knows it. The Arsenal boss changed eight players from the weekend's...

Will Arsenal continue to give youth a chance against Sheffield Wednesday...

Arsenal match preview
With six wins out of a possible seven in all competitions, the Gunners travel to Hillsborough with the opportunity to progress into the Last...

Everything Arsenal fans need to know about Reading

Arsenal welcome Reading to the Emirates tonight for the EFL Cup game which should see wholesale changes to the Arsenal lineup. Here’s everything you need to know about the Royals ahead of the game

Lucas fit to face Southampton + ‘totally broken’ Debuchy update

Lucas perez injury
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Lucas is fit and will be included in the squad to face Southampton on Wednesday night.

Head-to-head: Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal

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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...

Uncoachable Xhaka, indifferent Lucas and more things we learned from Arsenal’s...

Arsenal spanked four past Nottingham Forest on Tuesday night, the first time they’d scored four in back-to-back games since 2015, so what did we learn?

Watch: All Arsenal’s great goals against Nottingham Forest

Arsenal’s comprehensive win over Nottingham Forest wasn’t on TV in the UK because, you know, morons. Here are all the goals.

Arsenal draw Southampton at home in the EFL Cup quarter-finals

After beating Reading 2-0 on Tuesday night, Arsenal have drawn Southampton at home in the quarter-finals.

Arsenal legend insists Wenger must choose a strong team at Tottenham

Arsenal goalkeeping legend David Seaman has emphasised the importance of Wednesday's trip pro White Hart Lane, insisting the Gunners choose a strong team. The former...

‘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...

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.

Official Teams: Nottingham Forest v Arsenal

Well, it’s that time of year again when we see what youngsters Arsene Wenger is going to throw into action in the Sponsorless League cup.

Wenger: None of the young players are ready for this level

Four Arsenal players made their debut against Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday night, as the Gunners lost 3-0 to the Championship side. Alex Iwobi and Glen...

Match Preview: Arsenal vs Reading – Ready for a Royal rumble?

After a frustrating goalless draw at the weekend, it's Cup competition time once more for Arsène Wenger's Arsenal.

Wenger admits Sheffield Wednesday defeat helped Arsenal beat Nottingham Forest

Speaking after Arsenal’s win over Nottingham Forest in the League Cup on Tuesday night, Arsene Wenger admitted that his side had learned from their elimination last season at the hands of Sheffield Wednesday.

Team news: Cech to start against Sheffield Wednesday, Mertesacker back

Arsenal team news
Petr Cech will start in goal for Arsenal against Sheffield Wednesday in the  Capital One Cup while Per Mertesacker has recovered from illness. Speaking to...

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,...

Arsenal predicted starting XI v Sheffield Wednesday

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsenal travel to Sheffield on Tuesday night to get their League Cup campaign underway. With a number of players who would have featured in this...

Arsenal far from Clasie as Saints sink them

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Arsenal crashed out of the EFL Cup on Wednesday against Southampton as 10 changes proved a step too far.

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

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

Arsenal’s Young Guns get job done against resilient Reading – with...

Reading had their chances but it was Arsenal's Young Guns who ran the show during Tuesday night's EFL Cup clash.

Player focus: Bielik’s individual highlights v Sheffield Wednesday

There may not have been much to get excited about against Sheffield Wednesday during the week but Krystian Bielik's debut for the Gunners as...

Arsenal get Sheffield Wednesday in Capital One Cup

Arsenal have been rewarded for their win over Tottenham Hotspur by being drawn against Sheffield Wednesday away. The Gunners won 2-1 on Wednesday night at...

19-year-old to start for Arsenal against Reading on Tuesday

Ainsley Maitlaind-Niles is set to start for Arsenal against Reading in the EFL Cup on Tuesday night according to Jeorge Bird.

Spurs defender insists players know how important Arsenal game

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen has admitted that he doesn't know if he will play in Wednesday night's fixture against Arsenal. The Belgian defender, who joined...

Pochettino backs Kane to score against Arsenal after 1 goal in...

Harry Kane scored two to sink Arsenal in the last north London derby, but the Tottenham striker has only found the back of the...

Predicted 4-2-3-1 Arsenal lineup v Southampton – Lucas, Iwobi back

Arsenal predicted lineup
It’s League Cup time once again and that means all change in the Arsenal starting lineup.

Four things we learned from Arsenal’s win over Reading

Arsenal beat Reading on Tuesday night to progress to the next round of the EFL Cup but what did we learn?

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...

Focus: Alex Iwobi’s full Arsenal debut

Alex Iwobi did his best in a nightmarish game for the Arsenal, but was unable to bring any real spark to a very much subdued...