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...

Liverpool face fresh injury blow ahead of Arsenal opener

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It was one in, one out for Liverpool after they faced Huddersfield Town in pre-season.

Spurs receive huge injury boost ahead of north London derby

Heading into the north London derby, the two sides appear to have differing fortunes when it comes to injuries. Arsenal will be without Petr Čech...

Wenger: It’s not the same for Leicester

With Leicester closing in on winning the Premier League table, Arsene Wenger has been sure to highlight how much easier the Foxes have had it compared to his side.

Tottenham get massive injury boost ahead of Arsenal game – or...

Tottenham have been handed an apparent massive boost ahead of their first cup final against Arsenal this season with the news that Harry Kane should make his return from an ankle injury in that game.

Crucial Spurs midfielder ruled out of north London derby

The title race is in full swing and as tight as it has been for years, with four teams in contention. That means, now...

Monaco injuries could open door for Arsenal - opposition preview

Knowing what to expect from Monaco in the first leg didn't help Arsenal, perhaps they should heed Lana Dawood's advice this time.

Van Gaal: I’ve never seen this in the Manchester United dressing...

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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has claimed he has never see his dressing room so happy and relaxed ahead of the game against Arsenal on Sunday.

Manchester City missing 4 for Arsenal clash

What sort of team will Pep Guardiola be able to field against Arsenal in the FA Cup on Sunday? Here's who's currently out for City. Bacary...

Barcelona without 29-year-old midfielder against Arsenal

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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...

Van Gaal: This striker won’t start but he will be on...

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Louis van Gaal has admitted that Marcus Rashford, who scored a brace on his debut during the week, will not start against Arsenal on Sunday at Old Trafford, so who will?

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.

Manchester City manager cries about Arsenal tactics that beat him

Pep Guardiola seemed to hit out at Arsenal for playing ‘long balls’ and defending too much, reminiscent of the way Wenger used to complain about the likes of West Brom – and was roundly criticised for.

Messi hails Arsenal after 2-0 away win

Two Lionel Messi goals at the Emirates Stadium have left Arsenal in a perilous position in the Champions League, but the best player in...

Manchester United get massive injury boost ahead of Arsenal game

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Louis van Gaal has admitted that David de Gea is likely to return to action against Arsenal on Sunday. The United shotstopper has been out...

Arsenal captain picks out Manchester United dangerman

Per Mertesacker is already focused on Manchester united after the disappointment of Monday's night's defeat at the hands of Swansea. Hoping to repeat their FA...

Liverpool injury blow: Star set to miss Arsenal opener

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Liverpool midfielder, Lucas Leiva, has been ruled out for up to a month with a hamstring injury.

Southampton get major injury boost ahead of Arsenal game

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Southampton goalkeeper, Fraser Forster, is reportedly set to make a return to action against Arsenal after shaking off a minor arm injury that kept him out of the England team.

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...

Arsenal need just one win to secure third after Manchester City...

Arsenal remained in third on Sunday after Manchester City lost to Southampton.

Injury blow for Tottenham ahead of Arsenal game

Tottenham are likely to be without Mousa Dembele after the midfielder was replaced on Wednesday night after hurting his ankle, with doubts surrounding a few others.

Injuries pile up for Liverpool ahead of Arsenal opener

If you think that Arsenal are having a bad time of it at the minute, you might be relieved to know that they are not alone.

Chelsea man 'No matter what is said, Arsenal will always be...

Cesc Fabregas is hoping that his display against Leicester will see him handed a start in Antonio Conte’s side when Chelsea rock up at the Emirates this weekend.

Liverpool star rants about injury press coverage as he misses Arsenal...

If you had to point to one non-Arsenal player who was made of pure Arsenal DNA, then you’d probably pick Daniel Sturridge.

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...

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

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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.

Liverpool manager: Wenger is a legend and very smart

We all know that Jurgen Klopp loves Arsene Wenger and the feeling is mutual.

Pochettino sends out warning to Arsenal and Leicester

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

Are you Chelsea in disguise? How Arsenal can beat Mourinho's apprentice

Arsenal welcome Middlesbrough to the Emirates on Sunday afternoon as they look to defend the trophy they won last May.

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...

Kane explains mood in dressing room after Tottenham choke against Arsenal

Harry Kane believes Tottenham had Arsenal where they wanted them but blew their chance on Saturday.

Arsenal boost ahead of Bayern Munich game

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

Van Gaal on Arsenal being the best, De Gea and Falcao

Louis van Gaal met with the press immediately after his side dropped two points to Arsenal at Old Trafford on Sunday. The United manager was...

Villa manager - We know Arsenal want to finish above Tottenham

Aston Villa rock up at the Emirates on Sunday for their last Premier League match for at least 15 months. Here's their manager on the game ahead.

Van Gaal gets tetchy and admits Welbeck was a surprise

Louis van Gaal didn't seem pleased when he was asked about Danny Welbeck, nor the decision to sign Falcao ahead of him.

Manchester United star: Our squad is strong enough to beat Arsenal

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Jesse Lingard believes that even without half their squad, United still have enough in their ranks to beat Arsneal on Sunday.

Tottenham fans gloat too early as Arsenal move above them after...

Arsenal’s win over Swansea at the Emirates on Saturday moved them to second in the table, one point ahead of Tottenham who almost lost to West Brom at the Hawthornes.

Manchester United get boost ahead of Arsenal game amid laughable injury...

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Manchester United could welcome Antonio Valencia back into the squad for the game against Arsenal this weekend after the player recovered from a broken arm sooner than was expected.

Rival watch: Leicester injury luck holds while Manchester United get mixed...

As the Premier League returns, we take a look at the state of some of our rivals in both the title chase and the race for the top four – namely Manchester United and Leicester.

Stoke star – Granit Xhaka needs to do this

Stoke’s Xherdan Shaqiri has been handing out some advice to Granit Xhaka about settling into life in England.

Tottenham blow ahead of Arsenal trip as £30m man out

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Moussa Sissoko is set to miss out on Tottenham's trip to Arsenal on 6 November after accepting his charge of violent conduct from the FA.

Pochettino adds to Tottenham hilarity: “It was a mental problem”

Mauricio Pochettino has said that Spurs’s collapse at Newcastle was down to a ‘mental’ problem as the final day just keeps getting funnier and funnier.

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.

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...

Arsenal boost as Southampton hit hard with injuries

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Southampton will be without a number of key players for their FA Cup game with Arsenal.

Middlesbrough keeper hails Arsenal and Alexis ahead of Emirates clash

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

PSG drop former Newcastle United man ahead of Arsenal clash

PSG have dropped Hatem Ben Arfa, with the player absent from the squad’s training session on Monday evening ahead of the match at Parc des Prince on Tuesday evening.

Hull manager warns ‘Arsenal idiots’

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Steve Bruce has warned the Arsenal fans who want rid of Arsene Wenger that they might rue the very thing they want. A section of Arsenal...

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

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

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.

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.

Manchester United blow: International injured ahead of Arsenal clash

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Marouane Fellaini has reportedly returned to Manchester United through injury while away on international duty.

Wenger: Don't Lose! Let Manchester United have qualifier stress

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday ahead of his side's game on Sunday at Old Trafford. Hopeful of breaking his side's recent league...

Watch: Louis van Gaal’s pre Manchester United v Arsenal press conference

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Louis van Gaal sat down with the media this week ahead of Arsenal’s visit to Old Trafford on Sunday. The Manchester United boss gave updates...

Sutton captain slams ‘disrespectful’ Leeds United ahead of Arsenal

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Sutton United captain, Jamie Collins, has given an interview to Ed Aarons from Observer Sport, in which he describes Leeds' team selection in the previous round as disrespectful.

Major doubts for Tottenham ahead of Arsenal clash

A look at which Tottenham players are and aren't available to face Arsenal in the North London Derby on Sunday afternoon.

Opposition watch: Barcelona bench Suárez and still score six

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Arsenal face FC Barcelona in the second leg of a Champions League last 16 tie on Wednesday and we can only hope to fare...

Tottenham star gives his opinion on Alexis Sanchez

We may have the small matter of Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday but, let’s face it, we all have one eye on...

Arsenal get boost as Leicester suffer triple injury blow

Leicester will be without Wes Morgan, Islam Slimani and Pap Mendy when they roll into London on Wednesday night.

Why Tottenham fans are good for our health

Although on the face of it Tottenham supporters can be royal pains in the bum, Helen Trantum looks at why their existence actually enriches the lives of Gooners.

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.

Wenger shows his stubborn side and disappoints Swansea manager

Arsene Wenger is an awful loser. He really is. So, it was no surprise to hear him give little credit to Swansea who scored with...

Former Chelsea man warns Monaco not to underestimate Gunners

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

Hull keeper sets record against Arsenal

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Like some boring, repetitive dream, another keeper no-one had ever heard off turned up at the Emirates and had a worldie on Saturday. Eldin Jakupovic...

Fellaini and his elbows seeking revenge

Marouane 'Elbows' Fellaini is hoping to avenges United's FA Cup defeat at the hands of Arsenal earlier this year. The FA Cup quarter final saw...

Chelsea man hoping to do Arsenal a favour against Tottenham

Pedro may not know it, but his desire to make sure that he’s not part of the first Chelsea team in 26 years to lose at home to Tottenham could help Arsenal catch their north London rivals.

Manchester United star injures knee ahead of Arsenal clash

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Wayne Rooney has returned to Manchester United after picking up a knee injury while on international duty with the England squad.

Everything Arsenal need to know about Sutton United

It’s FA Cup time and Arsenal are the last up, heading to Sutton United to play at the non league side’s Gander Green Lane.

Liverpool injury updates pre-Arsenal

With the league season upon us, it's not just Arsenal who are struggling with injuries.

Hull manager refuses to follow Mourinho's lead when it comes to...

Despite what some managers have been implying about Arsene Wenger and Arsenal this week, Hull City manager, Steve Bruce, has quite a different view. Speaking...

Wenger tips adversary for Manager of the Year award

Arsene Wenger believes that Swansea's manager, Garry Monk, has every reason to be considered for the manager of the Year award. Preparing his team to...

154 scored, 79 conceded – Liverpool v Arsenal – Since they...

A lot has happened since Arsenal and Liverpool met on the first day of the season.

‘Arsene Wenger, we’re coming for you’ taunt Lincoln City

Lincoln City fans are gearing up for their trip to the Emirates, warming up early with chants of ‘Arsene Wenger, we’re coming for you’.

Tottenham manager suggests first start for 20-year-old against Arsenal

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Mauricio Pochettino has said that he could hand Harry Winks his first Premier League start at the Emirates this weekend as he looks to solve the problem they are having winning games

Arsenal receive huge Premier League boost

With everyone dropping points regularly, the Premier League title race is incredibly tight. However, Manchester City seem to have wasted the game in hand they...

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...

Everything Arsenal need to know to end Manchester United’s hoodoo

Arsenal travel to Manchester on Monday night looking to end an embarrassing run of results at Old Trafford. Here's everything they need to know to make sure they end the jinx United hold over them.

Small club bias? Spurs and Leicester benefit from far more penalties...

With just two penalties this season, one scored and one missed, it's fair to say referees haven't given Arsenal a huge hand in the...

Manchester United blow ahead of Arsenal game

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

Everything Arsenal need to know to beat Chelsea

Normally we start this post every week before a game by welcoming the opposition to the Emirates. There's not of that this week, it's Chelsea....

Fabianski lauds Arsenal fans

Lukasz Fabianski returned to the Emirates on Monday night and left with a clean sheet and all three points. Proving impassable on the night, the...

Tottenham boss: Ospina was one of the best

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Mauricio Pochettino hailed David Ospina as one of the best players on the pitch after his side failed to beat Arsenal despite being favourites...

Double injury boost for Bayern Munich ahead of Arsenal tie

Ahead of the Champions League round-of-16 first leg clash against Arsenal on February 15, the Bundesliga champions have been given a double injury boost with two key midfielders expected to be fully fit.

Van Gaal confirms Anthony Martial has ‘tight hamstring’ but not serious

Arsenal team news
Anthony Martial beat a hasty retreat from the pitch before Manchester United's kick-off against FC Midtjylland on Thursday evening. The £36m striker has been a revelation...

Pulis: Wenger isn't to blame, this is why Arsenal have slipped

Arsène Wenger and Tony Pulis have never really seen eye-to-eye so it was a little surprising to see the West Brom boss defend the Frenchman ahead of Thursday's Premier League clash.

Injury news: Pardew confirms two key players will miss Arsenal game

Arsenal preview Crystal Palace
Heading to north London with the hope of securing Premier League football for next season, Alan Pardew's Crystal Palace side have had a couple of injury scares.

Wenger - This dangerous Sunderland player is 'absolutely amazing'

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

Manchester United man set to return for Arsenal clash

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Luke Shaw is expected to return for Manchester United's clash against Arsenal.

Opposition watch: Messi makes history as Barcelona win again

Barcelona's visit to the Emirates Stadium is just under a week away, and they are on fire. After winning the treble last season it'd be...

Watch: Wenger expecting numerous new arrivals at Manchester United

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday ahead of his side's game at Old Trafford. With Silly Season bearing down upon us, more and...

Liverpool fans laugh at £35m Arsenal man valuation

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Liverpool fans have heard the rumours that Jurgen Klopp is willing to pay £35m for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and they find it pretty funny.

Liverpool suffer major injury blow ahead of Arsenal game

Jordan Henderson
Liverpool look likely to be without their captain, Jordan Henderson, when Arsenal arrive at Anfield this weekend.

Former Spurs goalkeeper attacks Arsenal after FA Cup defeat

There are times we all think it, but it hurts to see opposition players criticise our team. Arsenal lost 2-1 to Watford on Sunday afternoon,...

Quick watch: Burnley manager jokes about punching Arsene Wenger

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Sean Dyche spoke to the media after his side were denied a hard-fought draw at Turf Moor through Laurent Koscielny's last second winner.

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...

Tottenham star makes bold prediction ahead of Arsenal clash

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Could Spurs' Jan Vertonghen be tempting fate with his latest comments about Arsenal?

West Brom man: These two Arsenal players were trying to organise...

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West Brom’s Darren Fletcher has highlighted Petr Cech and Laurent Koscielny as the two Arsenal players who were trying to sort out the shambles we call a defence.

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...

Watch: Full Southampton manager pre-Arsenal press conference including Arsene Wenger comments

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The manager of Southampton, Claude Puel knows Arsene Wenger well and ahead of their meeting he's been filled with praise for his former manager

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...

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...

Significant Arsenal boost as Martial withdraws from Manchester United game

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Anthony Martial has been withdrawn from Manchester United’s Europa League game on Thursday night with a suspected hamstring strain. If the injury is as being...

Tottenham defender: Arsenal got lucky and we didn't!

Tottenham players are bemoaning the final result after failing to beat 10-man Arsenal on Saturday. Unhappy Spurs players. I love it. The favourites for the game,...

Wenger was right not to sign West Ham's Dimitri Payet

After making his Premier League debut for West Ham United against Arsenal back in August, Dimitri Payet has lit up England's top flight. The attacking...

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...

Manchester United star digs at refs for Arsenal ban

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic has aimed a dig at Premier League officials after he picked up his fifth yellow card of the season meaning he will miss the showdown with Arsenal at Old Trafford after the international break.

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

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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.

Fabianksi: ‘Flappyhandski’ nickname was creative

Lukasz Fabianski returns to the Emirates on Monday night after leaving for a free in the summer. The goalkeeper, who came in for intense criticism...

“Everyone would like to have the opportunity to be Wenger“ says...

Unai Emery is ‘convinced’ that his side will respond against Arsenal in Paris when the two sides meet on Tuesday night and that, given the chance, everyone would like to be Arsene Wenger.

Manchester United legend ‘fears’ for them against Arsenal

United legend-turned-pundit, Paul Scholes, has said that he fears for his old side on Sunday should they play the same backline that they put...

Barcelona defender claims Barcelona knew Arsenal would sabotage themselves

Arsenal were in the tie against Barcelona with 20 minutes of the first leg remaining, but shot themselves in the foot and conceded to...

Lincoln show their class at Emirates after Arsenal defeat

Lincoln City cleaned up the away dressing room at the Emirates before they left, with manager Danny Crowley saying, “If it’s good enough for the All Blacks, it’s good enough for us.”

Everything Arsenal need to know to beat Manchester United again

Arsenal travel to Old Trafford on Sunday looking to reproduce their FA Cup result there earlier this year. With both teams fighting it out for...

Wilshere: I'm happy for him

After struggling to get a place in our starting 11 for years, goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski decided it was time to call it a day...

Video: Cocky Barcelona manager declares situation 'perfect' before Arsenal visit

Luis Enrique looks very happy with himself, and why wouldn't he be? Barcelona are unbeaten in a club record 37 games and put six goals...

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.

Bayern Munich suffer another injury blow as Arsenal player gets boost

Xabi Alonso
Bayern Munich look like they could well be without Xabi Alonso after the midfielder picked up a knee injury in training on Monday.

Newcastle fired up for Arsenal visit

Newcastle's manager has revealed that his players will have no problem getting up for Arsenal.

Tottenham get massive injury boost as star defender fit for Arsenal

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has revealed that first-choice left-back Danny Rose could return from a knee injury, just in time to face Arsenal during the final north London derby at White Hart Lane.

Manchester City to be without key defender v Arsenal

Manchester City's £50m defender, John Stones, has been ruled out for the Blues' FA Cup clash against Arsenal on Sunday.

Jose Mourinho’s look of disgust after Arsenal draw makes Gooners super...

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Jose Mourinho looked absolutely disgusted that his side had not been able to beat Arsene Wenger’s men on Saturday at Old Trafford.

Manchester United loanee set for debut, Akpom and Hayden ineligible v...

Arsenal face Hull City in the FA Cup on Saturday, and there is some team news for the visitors. Loan pair Chuba Akpom and Isaac...

Everything Arsenal need to know to end Liverpool's Champion League hopes

Arsenal host Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday. We take a look at the opposition and what Arsenal can expect.

Manchester City get another huge injury boost ahead of Arsenal game

Manchester City have received a massive injury boost ahead of their game against Arsenal on Sunday in the form of Vincent Kompany.

Arsenal get Hull boost as Bruce admits game is a problem

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Steve Bruce is not a happy man and you can’t really blame him. Not only does the Hull manager have to contend with yet another...

Southampton man looking to get Arsenal monkey off his back

Steven Davies is aiming for all three points when Southampton travel to the Emirates this weekend as the Premier League resumes while Ryan Bertrand is hoping to return from injury.

Spurs win to go six points clear of Arsenal

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As if Sunday couldn't get any worse, Arsenal are now six points behind Tottenham Hotspur. While the Gunners were losing an FA Cup quarter-final to Watford...

Early Hull v Arsenal team news – Ankle injury rules forward...

Hull might have been set to make a number of changes, but they’ll be forced to make another after Shaun Maloney picked up an...

Opposition watch: Manchester United manage to win game 5-1 despite injuries

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Despite winning 2-1 in the first leg, unfortunately FC Midtjlland couldn't hold on to their lead at Old Trafford. The Danish team crashed out of...

Manchester City captain injured against Real Madrid, won't play against Arsenal

Arsenal received a Champions League boost as Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany pulled up under 10 minutes into the club's semi-final second leg against Real Madrid.

Is this van Persie's last chance to screw Arsenal for Manchester...

Manchester United team news has been revealed and it looks like ex-Arsenal star striker, Robin van Persie, could feature against his old team. The Man...

Middlesbrough player breaks record against Arsenal

Adama Traore broke the Premier League speed record on Saturday when he faced up to Arsenal at the Emirates.

West Ham appeal midfielder’s red card, could face Arsenal

West Ham have lodged an appeal against the red card Cheikhou Kouyate picked up against Crystal Palace at the weekend meaning he could be available to face Arsenal.

Watford man claims defeat to Arsenal was 'false'

Sunday sees Arsenal face Watford for the second time this season as the Hornets come to north London for an FA Cup quarter-final. Back in...

Eight things you need to know ahead of Aston Villa's visit

Arsenal host Aston Villa at the Emirates on Sunday in the Premier League. This is what you can expect from them.

Manchester City injury report

A look at who may or may not be available for Manchester City when they visit the Emirates on 2 April.

Everything Arsenal need to know to beat Aston Villa and win...

It's FA Cup final time and Arsenal are looking to win a record 12th trophy in their record-breaking 19th final.  Here's all they need to...

Spurs boss likens Wenger to Maradona and Messi

Heading into his fifth north London derby, Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has a good record in the game and is still yet to upset...

Tottenham manager criticises small ‘above Arsenal’ mentality

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

Manchester City blow - Key midfielder out for Arsenal clash

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

Tottenham hotshot wastes his emotions after Arsenal draw

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

Suárez and Messi score but Barcelona struggle to 2-1 win

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Barcelona picked up an away win at Las Palmas on Saturday, but their performance was far from convincing. Up against one of the worst teams...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Chelsea

Arsenal face Chelsea on 4 February for the second time this season.

Everything Arsenal need to know to do better v Burnley than...

Arsenal travel to Burnley on Saturday for what is likely to be a tougher game than the one they faced last weekend against Liverpool.

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 Preston North End: Head-to-head stats

Arsenal and Preston North End have faced each other a total of 79 times in our history.

PSG get injury boost ahead of Arsenal clash

Paris Saint-Germain manager Unai Emery has publicly revealed that Ángel di Maria's first-half substitution during their 2-0 win over Nantes on Saturday was a precaution, ahead of their trip to north London in midweek.

Leicester keeper bemoans things ‘going against us’ v Arsenal

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Kasper Schmeichel is the latest from Leicester to speak out about what he saw as their bad luck with decisions at the Emirates on...

All Arsenal need to know to close in on second place

Arsenal welcome Swansea to the Emirates on Monday night knowing that a win will move them ever closer to their highest league finish in...

Everything Arsenal need to know to beat Alan Pardew again

Helen Trantum gives you everything you could possibly need to know about Crystal Palace, plus a lot more.

West Ham man now available for Arsenal clash

In what seems like the quickest decision ever, West Ham have had their appeal against Cheikhou Kouyate’s red card upheld and the player will now be available for the game against Arsenal at the weekend.

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...

Former Arsenal man - I should have left earlier

Craig Eastmond
Sutton player and former Gunner, Craig Eastmond, revealed what it was like getting a sniff of first team action for Arsenal and what he thinks about Arsene Wenger's contract situation.

United manager admits that his side were not unlucky

If you ask any Arsenal fan, they'll probably tell you that their side was lucky to escape Old Trafford with a point. We know that's...

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...

Wenger on how Barcelona have adapted after losing Xavi

Tuesday evening will see FC Barcelona visit the Emirates Stadium on the longest unbeaten run in the history of the club, but Arsène Wenger...

Manchester City star races to be fit for Arsenal game

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany pulled up early during their Champions League game against Dynamo Kyiv on Tuesday night and faces over a month...

Opposition watch: Arsenal loanees subbed on as Hull draw

Arsenal's weekend opponents Hull City were in Championship action on Tuesday night, but struggled to a goalless draw at home against Brighton. The result will...

Barcelona manager insists he could never emulate Wenger

Arsène Wenger's future is a hot talking point at the minute, so it's no wonder everyone will be asked for comments on the situation. That...

Cowley - Arsenal gave Lincoln a footballing education

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

Everything Arsenal need to know about Monaco to ensure progression

Monaco arrive at the Emirates this week for the Champions League. Here is everything you need to know about what to expect.

In full: Garry Monk pre-Arsenal Swansea press conference

Arsenal face Swansea City on Monday night and Swans manager, Garry Monk, says although it'll be a tough match, his team are confident. Describing Arsenal...

Middlesbrough without 4 for Arsenal visit

Struggling Middlesbrough play host to a fragile Arsenal team on Monday 17 April but what sort of side will they be able to field?

Injury blow for Chelsea ahead of Arsenal clash

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Antonio Conte has confirmed that John Terry has not recovered from his injury and will not take part in Saturday's game at the Emirates.

Tottenham manager moans about not beating Arsenal

Mauricio Pochettino was disappointed after his side failed to beat Arsenal despite being handed every advantage. And he was also pleased they didn't lose...

Leicester slip-up means Tottenham could go top with win against West...

from Arsenal's opposition
As much as we want Leicester to slip-up in the title race, we don't want that to mean Tottenham have a chance to it. Leicester...

Ludogorets confirm attack plan for Arsenal game

Ludogorets may know that they aren’t favourites for their Champions League game at Arsenal but they are coming to London to attack and not just make up the numbers on the pitch.

Arsenal boost - Bayern Munich star to miss Champions League clash

Jerome Boateng
It looks as if Bayern Munich will be without centreback, Jerome Boateng, for their clash against Arsenal mid-February.

Manchester United put pressure on Arsenal by relegating Aston Villa

manchester united
Manchester United won at home on Saturday afternoon, putting a little more pressure on the Gunners ahead of Sunday's clash against Crystal Palace.

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.

Everything you need to know ahead of Arsenal v Chelsea

It's Premier League time and this time, the arrival of Chelsea as Arsenal look to get their first win over their London rivals in the league in an eternity.

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.

Swansea boss convinced Ki’s dive against Arsenal was a penalty

Paul Clement, Swansea manager
Paul Clement was left frustrated after his side’s defeat to Arsenal and was less than impressed at Mike Jones for booking Ki Sung-Yeung instead of awarding his side a penalty.

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.

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.

Insider view: Q&A with expert Barcelona fans

Arsenal face European champions Barcelona on Tuesday night, so we sat down with renowned website Total Barca to get the inside track on the...

Just how big is West Ham's threat to Arsenal's great run?

Just what can Arsenal expect from West Ham on Saturday at the Emirates?

How Arsenal can make sure Sunderland still need a point at...

The end of the season draws nearer and with third place secured there really is now one eye on our trip to Wembley, but...

Tickets sell fast as Watford offer away fans £1 coach

There may be a number of empty seats at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, but Watford are doing their bit to fill the stadium...

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...

Tottenham get massive boost ahead of Arsenal clash as talisman returns

As an Arsenal site, we've been keeping up to date with the potential news that Harry Kane could return for Spurs' trip to the Emirates and it's now looking very possible.

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...

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.

Sunderland boss defends Wenger despite rocky relationship

from Arsenal's opposition
Sam Allardyce doesn’t even like Arsene Wenger but he felt compelled to defend the Arsenal manager after this season saw even more people call for his removal from the club.

Massive Arsenal boost as 10-goals in 12-games striker banned for Manchester...

Sergio Aguero
Sergio Aguero has been handed a four-game ban for his assault on David Luiz on Sunday and will now miss the showdown with Arsenal later this month.

Nick Powell talks Manchester United troubles, injury, Arsenal and Hull

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Nick Powell is set to make his debut for Hull City when they turn up at the Emirates on Saturday lunchtime in the FA...

Wenger makes weird claim that preparing Barcelona is easier than for...

Unfortunately Arsenal struggled to a 0-0 draw against Hull City at the weekend, and now face a much steeper task against European Champions FC...

Everything Arsenal need to know to beat Newcastle

Arsenal travel to Newcastle this weekend looking to get over the midweek disappointment. Here's everything they need to know to ensure they do just that.

Watford team news pre-Arsenal - New striker available, goalkeeper injured

Ahead of today's clash with Arsenal, there is some updated team news from Watford's perspective.

Inside Sutton’s dressing room – what Arsenal stars can expect

One of the reasons lower league teams get so excited about facing Premier League opposition in the FA Cup is the fact that they get money.

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

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

Arsenal opposition injury report – Southampton

Arsenal face Southampton away in the FA Cup on Saturday but how does their squad stack up going into the tie?

Wenger credits former Liverpool man for inspiring Barcelona's team spirit

What's amazing about the Barcelona frontline of Luis Suárez, Lionel Messi and Neymar is how well they seem to gel together. Big stars often come...

Fewer goals than 3 Arsenal players & everything else you need...

This week, our resident designer turned her attention to Tottenham and compiled all the relevant stats ahead of the game in one handy graphic for your viewing pleasure.

Hart looking to ease Manchester City disappointment with Arsenal win

Joe Hart
Joe Hart is hoping that Manchester City can put their Champions League disappointment behind them with a win over Arsenal on Sunday.

Reading manager ups the stakes ahead of semi final

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

INFOGRAPH: Everything Arsenal need to know about West Brom

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

Mourinho – Manchester United were ‘phenomenal’ against Arsenal & 'unluckiest team...

Sad Jose Mourinho
Jose Mourinho met with the press after the final whistle on Saturday and he was not pleased with the result.

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...

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.

Everything Arsenal need to know to ensure they reach FA Cup...

Arsenal face Reading at Wembley knowing that, should they win, they will be just 90 minutes away from becoming the greatest team the FA...

Infograph: All set for Arsenal win against broken and toothless Manchester...

Arsenal stats
Arsenal travel to Old Trafford for the first time as favourites. Some ten points ahead of the Manchester side, Arsenal know that there has never been...

Bournemouth man - This is how we can beat Arsenal

Harry Arter
Bournemouth’s Harry Arter believes there are a number of things that his side can do to take the points at the Emirates this weekend, including playing on any pressure the crowd might put on the home side.

Chelsea star – We went easy on Arsenal

Francis Coquelin and Eden Hazard
Eden Hazard has claimed that Chelsea could have scored more against Arsenal but decided not to bother.

Manchester City manager talks up Arsenal ahead of Sunday's clash

Pep Guardiola
Pep Guardiola was full of praise for Arsenal ahead of our clash against Manchester City on Sunday.

Sutton captain - We'll try to be professional against Arsenal but...

Paul Doswell and Paul Merson
Sutton United captain, Jamie Collins, has admitted that although the National League side try to be as professional as they can on the pitch, they still like a pint or two the night before a game - and so does their manager!

Fabianski: It was emotional returning to Arsenal

Lukasz Fabianski enjoyed a winning return to the Emirates on Monday night. The keeper, who endured something of a torrid time while at Arsenal with...

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.

11 out: Pre-Arsenal Crystal Palace injury report

Arsenal face Crystal Palace on Monday 10 April but with the Eagles now having 11 players sidelined, what sort of team will they be able to field?

Arsenal opposition injury report – Bayern Munich (return)

Arsenal opposition preview
Arsenal host Bayern Munich on 7 March hoping to earn at least a little dignity back after their 5-1 thrashing at the Allianz.

Arsenal boss emphasizes psychological importance of beating Manchester United

It seems Arsenal have managed to develop past their weakness of losing to bigger teams this season and Arsene Wenger believes this is crucial...

Bournemouth youngster to replace Wilshere v Arsenal

from Arsenal's opposition
20-year-old Jordon Ibe is thought to be the player to replace Jack Wilshere as Bournemouth line up against Arsenal on Sunday.

PSG injury blow - Midfielder confirms he won't make Arsenal trip

from Arsenal's opposition
PSG face Arsenal on 23 November at the Emirates and it seems midfielder Adrien Rabiot won't be on the plane from Paris.

Leicester captain: We could have won if it wasn't for sending...

from Arsenal's opposition
Leicester’s captain, Wes Morgan, believes that Danny Simpson’s red card was the turning point in their match at the Emirates, with the decision to...

Sutton United boss – I have no sympathy for Wenger

Paul Doswell
Sutton United manager, Paul Doswell, has revealed that while he respects Arsene Wenger, he has no sympathy for him following Arsenal's 5-1 thrashing at the hands of Bayern Munich midweek.

57 goals, 35 yellows, 3 reds – Basel and Arsenal since...

FC Basel
Arsenal travel to Switzerland for their final group game of this year's Champions League. Here's how the side's have fared since they last met.

Lincoln player vows to ‘smash’ Alexis Sanchez

Bradley Wood
Lincoln’s Bradley Wood has decided that if he can’t stop Alexis using actual football he will ‘smash him’.

Crouch becomes second Stoke player to apologise for weekend’s actions

Peter crouch has issued an apology for injuring Nacho Monreal on Sunday during the Premier League game. The 6’7” striker caught Monreal across the face...

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...

Former Tottenham man looking to bounce back against Arsenal after defeat

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

Double Hull blow for Arsenal game

Hull will travel to the Emirates on Saturday without Michael Dawson and Abel Hernandez who have both been ruled out with injury.

Massive Middlesbrough boost - Captain returns ahead of Arsenal

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

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.

Everything Arsenal need to know to avoid disappointment against Leicester

Arsenal welcome Leicester to the Emirates on Tuesday. Here is everything you need to know about the Foxes.

Infograph: Opposition preview – Burnley v Arsenal

Arsenal travel to Turf Moor on Sunday hoping to continue their run of positive results.

Defensive rock wants Watford to put Arsenal in trouble

There is a clear favourite heading into Sunday's FA Cup quarter-final, but Watford don't mind. Facing Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium, nobody is expecting Quique...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Bayern Munich

Arsenal opposition preview
Arsenal travel to Bayern Munich on 15 February for their first Champions League clash against the German giants... this season anyway.

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...

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

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

110 scored, 36 conceded – Chelsea v Arsenal – Since we...

Laurent Koscielny Diego Costa
Arsenal, you might have heard, travel to Stamford Bridge this weekend.

Opposition watch: Preston North End injury update

Arsenal opposition preview
Preston North End should welcome Arsenal to Deepdale on Saturday for their FA Cup tie with no injured players in their squad.

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.

Barcelona on record unbeaten run just two weeks before facing Arsenal

With the visit of Barcelona under two weeks away, Arsenal fans would be forgiven for hoping the Catalan side were going through a patchy...

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...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Swansea

Arsenal travel to Swansea this weekend for their Premier League match.

Chelsea manager seeking revenge against Arsenal when he should say ‘thank...

Antonio Conte Arsene Wenger
Conte seeking revenge against Arsenal when he should say ‘thank you’ to them for helping to get their title charge on track.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Lincoln City

After beating Sutton United in the FA Cup on Monday, Arsenal are now set to face Lincoln City on Saturday 11 March at the Emirates.

What’s happened since Arsenal and Southampton last met?

Arsenal v Southampton
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.

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.

Infograph: Can Stoke City end bad streak v Arsenal?

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

Is this how to beat Arsenal?

After an Andy Carroll hat-trick, Arsenal might have to get used to sides targeting defensive frailties in the air again.

Infograph: Everything you need to know about Southampton

Premier League action returns this weekend and we thought we'd do something a little different with our opposition previews this season.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Burnley

Arsenal host Burnley next weekend and as part of a new feature, we will keeping an eye on Arsenal's next four opponents in the run up to the game.

Mark Hughes aims to replicate Manchester United result against Arsenal

Mark Hughes
Stoke City boss, Mark Hughes, is hoping to replicate the Potters' draw away to Manchester United earlier in the season against Arsenal on Saturday.

Vardy hat-trick forces Manchester City to drop crucial points in title...

Jamie Vardy
A hat-trick from Jamie Vardy, as well as a well-taken strike courtesy of Andy King from range helped Leicester to an unlikely home victory against Manchester City in Saturday's evening kick-off.

Head-to-head, form, key players & more - All Arsenal need to...

Arsenal welcome Bournemouth to the Emirates this weekend and will be hoping to get back to winning ways against the League's tenth best-placed team. Here's all you need to know about Bournemouth

Former Arsenal man could miss Sutton United game - depending on...

Craig Eastmond is waiting to find out if he will be suspended when Arsenal roll into town after being sent off against Boreham Wood in the FA Trophy on Saturday.

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.

Sunderland with everything to play for against Arsenal next week

With a 3-0 win against relegation rivals Norwich City on Saturday afternoon, Sunderland gave themselves a big chance of staying in the Premier League.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Bayern Munich (home)

Arsenal opposition preview
After being thumped 5-1 by Bayern Munich at the Allianz, Arsenal will be hoping to win back some dignity when the Bundesliga giants travel to the Emirates on 7 March.

Everything Arsenal need to know to avoid further embarrassment against Everton

Arsenal welcome Everton to the Emirates on Sunday hoping to rid themselves of all memory of their mid-week capitulation against Monaco. Here's everything they need to know to ensure the same thing doesn't happen.

Why Arsenal need a win, not a performance, against Everton

Arsenal welcome Everton to the Emirates on Sunday hoping for a reaction to their midweek disaster, but winning is all that matters.

Wenger banking on Messi to suffer from 'Čech complex'

Arsenal will be tasked with stopping the most fearsome and prolific frontline in football tomorrow, but Arsène Wenger is hoping Petr Čech can defy...

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

Everything Arsenal need to know to end season on high against...

So, the curtain is closing. Another Premier League season is coming to an end and next season we'll be looking to build on clinching...

Wenger praises Kanté, but Arsenal could expose the Leicester City midfielder

In Friday's press conference, Arsène Wenger spoke about the twin threats of Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy. The pair have fired Leicester City's title challenge...

Cough, Cough! Swansea without manager for crunch Arsenal game

Swansea's boss, Francesco Guidolin, will miss his side's game at the Emirates tonight after being admitted to hospital. Guidolin, 60, has apparently been suffering from a...

Why we all loved Gabriel smashing Stoke's Arnautovic

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

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

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

Infograph: Opposition preview - Will Arsenal put an end to Basel's...

Arsenal opposition preview
Basel are in fine form at the moment but can they continue against Arsenal?

PSG coach explains importance of Arsenal clash

from Arsenal's opposition
PSG manager, Unai Emery, has explained the importance of the Champions League clash against Arsenal on Wednesday.

Chelsea get injury boost ahead of Arsenal clash

from Arsenal's opposition
With Arsenal set to welcome back Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez for the arrival of Chelsea, Guus Hiddink’s men have been boosted by the...

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Ludogorets cause an upset v Arsenal?

Although Arsenal are in decent form right now, so are our Champions League opponents, Ludogorets.

Arsenal could give Hull permission to use loan players in FA...

Having perused the rules of the FA Cup, there is nothing to state that players are not eligible to face their parent clubs in...

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

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

Head-to-head, form, key players & more - All Arsenal need to...

Arsenal have been largely dominant over West Ham over previous matches but can we continue?

Wenger wary of Watford's strikeforce

Arsenal face Premier League side Watford in Sunday's FA Cup quarter-final, and Arsène Wenger has been very impressed by the Hornets this season. It is...

Infographic: Arsenal opposition preview - Nottingham Forest

Arsenal face Nottingham Forest on Tuesday evening in the EFL Cup and while the Gunners are favourites to come away with a win, it's worth looking at Forest's stats.

What’s happened since Arsenal last played Southampton?

Arsenal opposition preview
We've already played Southampton twice this season, although this is the first game away from home for Arsenal.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Hull City

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

170 goals: Middlesbrough v Arsenal since they last met

Calum Chambers
Arsenal travel to Middlesbrough on Monday night hoping to arrest a slide of four successive away defeats.

Manchester City boss - It means a lot to beat Arsenal

Pep Guardiola
Pep Guardiola is over the moon that he managed to beat, according to him, one of the best teams in the Premier League.

Arsenal opposition injury report – West Brom

After narrowly beating West Bromich Albion 1-0 at the Emirates on Boxing Day, Arsenal travel to The Hawthorns on 18 March.

Manchester City win takes Arsenal back down to 4th

A comfortable win for Manchester City on Saturday afternoon took the Citizens back above Arsenal to third in the Premier League. Two goals either side...

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Middlesbrough stop high-flying Arsenal?

Arsenal are currently flying high in all competitions while Middlesbrough only have six points in the Premier League but can the Smoggies use their decent form on the road to topple the Gunners?

PSG injury boost - Angel Di Maria fit for Arsenal clash

It's been confirmed that Angel Di Maria will be able to face Arsenal on Wednesday.

Rival watch: Tottenham drop more points against Bournemouth

Tottenham have dropped two more points after drawing 0-0 away to Bournemouth.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Watford

Arsenal welcome Watford to the Emirates at the end of the month and as part of a new feature, we will keeping an eye on Arsenal's next four opponents in the run up to the game.

Arsenal v Burnley – Since we last met

Arsenal opposition preview
Ahead of Arsenal’s game against Burnley this weekend, we take a look at what has happened since both sides played each other back in October.

Tottenham defender: Beating Arsenal to finish above them is extra motivation

Toby Alderweireld has admitted that although Spurs don't need it, finishing above Arsenal in the league this season is extra motivation going into the clash on Sunday.

Manchester City’s recent form not much better than Arsenal’s

Laurent Koscielny
It hasn't been that long since Arsenal and Manchester City last played each other, and the two are pretty inseparable in their crapness.

Arsenal opposition injury report – West Bromich Albion

Arsenal travel to the Hawthorns to face West Brom on 18 March after narrowly beating them 1-0 on Boxing Day last year.

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.

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Swansea City end dire form with...

Swansea haven't had the best form recently but could they turn this around against Arsenal on Saturday?

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.

Rival watch: Costa snatches points as Chelsea leapfrog Arsenal

from Arsenal's opposition
Despite a tense afternoon on Sunday lunchtime, Chelsea fought hard and eventually snatched a 1-0 win over a resolute West Brom side, who defended well collectively for sustained periods but were punished for a costly second half mistake.

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.

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Manchester City end bad streak against...

Manchester City haven't had the most consistent run of results so far this season.

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Defoe end Sunderland's terrible run v...

Sunderland currently sit stone-bonkers last in the Premier League table with just two points.

Stoke keeper eyes Cech record

from Arsenal's opposition
Speaking before Arsenal’s game at Stoke on Sunday, Jack Butland admitted that he’s eyeing up Petr Cech’s cleansheet record. The youngster, who came close to...

Everything you need to know about Manchester City

Factfile Manchester City Manager Manuel Pellegrini Home Ground Etihad Stadium (47,726) League Position 2nd Record Signing Sergio Aguero – £38.1m in 2011 Ex Gunners Gael Clichy, Samir Nasri, Bacary Sagna, Richard Wright Top Scorer Sergio Aguero (19) Top...

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...

Sutton star - This former Arsenal man is my biggest hero

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

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

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

Arsenal opposition injury report – West Brom

Arsenal face West Brom in the Premier League on 18 March but who have the Baggies got sidelined for the clash?

Middlesbrough boss promises not to park bus against Arsenal

from Arsenal's opposition
Middlesbrough boss, Aitor Karanka, claims that his team won't park the bus against Arsenal at the Emirates on Saturday.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Leicester City

Most Arsenal fans were pretty chuffed with a draw away to the current title holders, Leicester City, earlier in the season but now it's not looking like such a great result.

Vardy or Mahrez? Wenger chooses Leicester's biggest threat

Leicester City are top of the Premier League thanks to how they work as a team. But make no mistake, two men have set their...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Southampton/Norwich

Arsenal will play either Southampton or Norwich in the FA Cup and as part of a new feature, we will keeping an eye on Arsenal's next four opponents in the run up to the game.

What's happened since Arsenal last played Swansea?

Arsenal face Swansea this weekend, so what has happened since the side's last met in October?

Arsenal boost ahead of Bayern Munich game

Franck Ribery
Arsenal have been handed a boost ahead of the Champions League first leg game against Bayern Munich with the news that Franck Ribery could miss it.

Lincoln train ahead of Arsenal FA Cup clash

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Lincoln City allowed cameras in to film a training session as they get ready to face Arsenal in the FA Cup.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Liverpool

While Liverpool haven't been in the best form lately, most recently losing 3-1 to Leicester, they'll be looking to bounce back against Arsenal at Anfield on 4 March.

West Ham infograph ahead of Arsenal’s lastest act of Premier League...

Andy Carroll
It's Premier League time again and this time, West Ham roll into town giving Arsenal the perfect chance to demonstrate their care in the community programme by helping out a team struggling even more than themselves.

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.

Bournemouth appeal red card against Arsenal

from Arsenal's opposition
Bournemouth are appealing Sam Francis's red card, picked up for a terrible tackle on Aaron Ramsey on Tuesday night.

Rugby World-cup winning coach helps Lincoln with tactics ahead of Arsenal

Sir Clive Woodward
If you were worried that Lincoln City might be coming to the Emirates to kick lumps out of the Gunners then your fears will not have been allayed by any of the news around today.

Rival striker admits Arsenal play the best football in England

Watford striker Odion Ighalo has admitted nobody in England plays better football than Arsenal ahead of Saturday's clash. The two teams meet at Vicarage Road...

Arsenal’s season not so bad next to Leicesters: Since they last...

A lot has happened since Arsenal and Leicester City last met way back at the start of the season.

Rival watch: Leicester climb to midtable thanks to huge win v...

Leicester City have managed to climb to 12th in the Premier League table thanks to a 3-1 win at home to Crystal Palace.

Sunderland’s Sam Allardyce has an embarrassing FA Cup record

Sam Allardyce certainly seems to be very happy with himself far too often. A cocky manager who is, in many ways, fairly old-fashioned, he recently...

Graphic: Opposition preview - Can Arsenal continue unbeaten run against strong...

How will Arsenal fare against a strong PSG side?

Barcelona: We’re going to have fun against Arsenal

It was the Champions League draw we all expected and as Barcelona were pulled out of the hat to face Arsenal, not one single...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Burnley

Arsenal play host to Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday, so let's look ahead and see how their squad is looking.

Wenger hasn't lost in eight league games against Ranieri, can it...

Sunday will only be the second time Arsène Wenger has locked horns with Claudio Ranieri since the Italian left Chelsea in 2004. It will also...

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

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

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...

Bayern to show no mercy against Arsenal

Carlo Ancelotti has firmly set the record straight: he will field his strongest team possible against Arsenal tonight.

A few things at Arsenal aren't right, we'll use that

Lincoln City’s goalkeeping coach has admitted they contacted Sutton United to try and find any chinks in Arsenal’s armour ahead of the FA Cup clash at the Emirates.

Infograph: Opposition preview - Can Preston North End cause FA Cup...

With Arsenal struggling to draw against Bournemouth in the Premier League just days ago, could Preston North End cause an upset in the FA Cup on Saturday?

Arsenal opposition report – Bayern Munich (return)

Arsenal opposition preview
After Arsenal's initial trip to Germany, the Gunners host Bayern Munich on 7 March.

Liverpool’s pitiful Emirates Stadium record

Monday night will see Liverpool visit Arsenal's Emirates Stadium for the 13th time since it was opened in 2006, and they will hope to...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Chelsea

Arsenal travel to Stamford Bridge on 4 February hoping for a repeat of September's 3-0 thrashing at the Emirates.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Watford

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

18 scored, 4 conceded – Bayern v Arsenal – Since they...

Arsenal opposition preview
Since Bayern thrashed Arsenal 5-1 at the Allianz back on 15 February, the German giants have only continued to dominate the Bundesliga.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Bayern Munich

Arsenal opposition preview
Arsenal trip to Bayern Munich is under a week away but how will the German giants match up against the Gunners' squad.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Liverpool

Arsenal face Liverpool for the second time this season on 4 March but how will their look?

Leicester City boss hails Arsenal's "magicians" ahead of title clash

Much of the build-up for Arsenal's game against Leicester City on Sunday is about the players who have led the Foxes into the title...

Chelsea manager rambles about Arsenal game

After watching his side lose to Everton at Goodison Park, Jose Mourinho believes Chelsea 'are candidates' to beat Arsenal when the two sides meet at...

Wenger wary of Willian as Chelsea come to town

If there is one Chelsea player who can be satisfied with his performances so far this season, it's Willian. The Brazilian has emerged as a...

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...

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

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

Opposition watch: Barça hit Neville’s Valencia for seven

With our first leg against Barcelona under three weeks away, let's have a look at how they're getting on. Ah, well, they're pretty great. After winning...

Two huge injury boosts for Chelsea as stars return to face...

Chelsea have received two huge boosts ahead of Sunday's Premier League game at the Emirates Stadium. Speaking to the media on Friday, Guus Hiddink confirmed...

Analysed: The defensive weakness Arsenal must exploit to beat Manchester City

Manchester City's ability to dominate sides with their attacking ability is well known, but they rely heavily on individuals who Arsenal must look out...

Liverpool set to complete signing, could his debut come against Arsenal?

With a game at Anfield on the horizon, Liverpool may yet add another player to their squad before Arsenal visit. The Gunners will be on...

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.

Tottenham injury blow hands Arsenal title boost

Jan Vertonghen has picked up medial knee ligament damage and is set to miss Arsenal’s trip to Tottenham on 5th March. Tottenham currently sit just...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Watford

Arsenal host Watford on 31 January after beating them 3-1 away at Vicarage Road in August.

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...

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

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

Manchester City manager admires Arsenal and Wenger's relationship

Rumour has it Pep Guardiola won't be manager of FC Bayern Munich for much longer. The Spaniard has been long courted by Manchester City, and...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Lincoln City

Arsenal play host to Lincoln City in the next round of the FA Cup but who will feature for the non-League side on 11 March?

Arsenal opposition injury report – Liverpool

Arsenal travel to Anfield to face Liverpool on 4 March hoping to get some revenge for the loss on the opening day of the season.

Dyche admits Burnley will rotate as Championship takes priority

Arsenal preview Burnley
Arsenal are due to rotate fairly heavily on Saturday, but they won't be the only ones. Chasing promotion in the Championship, Burnley visit the Emirates...

Leicester City manager surprised by Arsenal's title drought

When Claudio Ranieri was last in England, Arsenal went the season unbeaten. Ranieri's time at Chelsea came to an end as Arsène Wenger and his...

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

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

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...

Barcelona star admits to idolising Arsenal icon as Champions League clash...

Preparing to face Arsenal for the fifth time in his career, Sergio Busquets has named an Arsenal legend as one of his greatest influences. The...

Former Chelsea defender encourages Diego Costa to target Koscielny

Sometimes you hear something from a professional footballer and it's just a bit baffling. Opinions on Sky Sports, BT Sport and in the written media often...

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.

Sunderland hope to sign Bayern Munich man before Arsenal clash

Despite 'only' winning 3-1 and scoring in the final minute, Arsenal's league game against Sunderland last month was relatively straightforward. The visitors from the north-east...

Wenger praises Pellegrini ahead of Manchester City clash

With rumours surrounding the future of Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola, much of the build up to Arsenal's clash with Manchester City will involve...

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

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

Ranieri shows why he was never the right man for Chelsea...

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Claudio Ranieri met with the press on Friday ahead of his side’s game at the Emirates on Sunday. The former Chelsea manager, who has made...

Opposition watch: Leicester’s key men all fit to face Arsenal

One of Leicester's benefits in this crazy title race is that they haven't had to rest any of their players. Not having European competitions to...

Best tweets as Liverpool sign former Spurs man to face Arsenal

He might only be 24 but that doesn't mean Steven Caulker doesn't have experience. A proper journey man who can't quite find himself a home,...

Manger, who is on bail, says Zagreb will attack Arsenal

Arsenal's Champions League opponents Dinamo Zagreb are unbeaten in 41 games but head into Wednesday's match as the underdogs. They haven't tasted defeat since November...

Arsenal v Sunderland: Young goalkeeper to make surprise debut

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Young goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is set to be given his first-team debut at Sunderland, against Arsenal. The two sides meet in the FA Cup on...

Liverpool sign Spurs reject ahead of Arsenal game

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Liverpool have signed Steven Caulker from QPR and the defender will be eligible to play against Arsenal on Wednesday night. The 24-year-old former Spurs player has...

Liverpool captain major doubt ahead of Arsenal clash on Monday

With an all-important Arsenal fixture to contend with on Monday evening, Liverpool have a selection headache on their hands. The club's captain, Jordan Henderson, was...

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

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

Everton man to face manager after diving against Arsenal

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

Arsenal opposition injury report – Sutton United

Arsenal have drawn Sutton United away in the next round of the FA Cup and face them in February.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Liverpool

Arsenal face Liverpool on Saturday 4 March hoping to get their own back for the 4-3 defeat at the Emirates on the opening day of the season.

Weird stat: When 96% of goals between Arsenal and Swansea are...

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Nobody should have been shocked to see the Gunners go in with the score still 0-0 at half-time on Saturday. The same happened both times...

Liverpool boss fears threat of Arsenal star who rejected him

Last summer, with Luis Suárez departing, Liverpool were hell bent on signing Chilean forward Alexis Sánchez. Alexis did leave former club Barcelona for England, but...

Dyche hoping ‘underdog’ tag inspires Burnley

After promotion in 2014 and a year in the Premier League, Burnley are far from an unknown quantity on Saturday. The Clarets are pretty well...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Sutton United

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

Champions League watch: Barcelona struggling for form

At the end of November, just a week or two before the Champions League round of 16 draw, Barcelona were in scintillating form. The current holders...

Alexis Sanchez incident prompts Norwich action

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Norwich City have installed additional padding around the cameraman pit after Alexis Sanchez was pushed into it during their game against the Gunners. Making sure...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Chelsea

Arsenal face an in-form Chelsea on 4 February but what will their squad look like heading into the fixture?

Arsenal's squad depth defended by Sunderland boss ahead of clash

Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has defended Arsenal's squad depth ahead of Saturday's game at the Emirates Stadium. The Black Cats are without Jermaine Defoe and...

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...

Confirmed: Defender leaves Chelsea before Arsenal clash

Never sign players that your manager doesn't want. It seems fairly obvious, but apparently not to Chelsea. The Blues sealed a deadline day move for...

Wenger thinks more coaches should learn from Newcastle boss

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

Arsenal opposition injury report – Sutton United

Arsenal face Sutton United in the FA Cup on Monday 20 February and although it's an easy match on paper, we've proven ourselves very beatable by just about anyone so far this season.

Aston Villa have their own injury concerns ahead of Arsenal clash

There's a lot of talk about Arsenal's injuries, but Sunday's opponents Aston Villa are also missing men ahead of the game at Villa Park. New...

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...

Bayern Munich labour to goalless draw as they prepare for Arsenal...

Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich laboured to a goalless draw with Eintracht Frankfurt on Friday night in their last game before Arsenal visit the Allianz...

Opponent watch: Burnley score four to go third in the Championship

Arsenal preview Burnley
Arsenal will play Burnley in the FA Cup on Saturday, and the Gunners will have their work cut out if Monday's performance was anything...

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...

Mark Hughes hopeful that Stoke can shock Arsenal

Speaking on Thursday in a pre-match press conference, Stoke City manager Mark Hughes is hopeful that his side can cause a shock this weekend. The...

Stoke receive injury boost ahead of Arsenal trip

Stoke City travel to Arsenal with a couple of suspensions, but a near clean bill of health. The Potters have a dismal record at the...

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...

Arsenal opposition injury report – Hull City

Arsenal face Hull City on 11 February but considering the Tigers are currently second in the Injury League, how does their squad look ahead of the clash?

“Difficult” Watford and their manager impress Wenger

Before the international break, Arsenal blew away Manchester United in an incredible 3-0 win. Louis van Gaal's side were three goals down within 20 minutes,...

Rival manager impressed by Arsenal's transfer window

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has defended the way Arsenal went about their business in the recent transfer window. Over the course of the summer,...

Wenger eyes Leicester as a chance to continue away form

From Dinamo Zagreb to Saturday's game against Leicester City, Arsenal haved faced for away games in just 10 days. Defeats at Zagreb and Chelsea were...

Everton to become second team in a week to use Arsenal

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After losing to Manchester United last weekend, Everton will be looking to make a point against Arsenal when the two sides meet at the...

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...

How Watford are planning to beat Arsenal

It must be daunting to prepare a team to face an Arsenal side which has scored eight goals in its last two Premier League...