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Player ratings v Bayern Munich: Arsenal no match for German fire...

Arsenal didn't exactly play horrifically against Bayern Munich but at the end of the day we just weren't any match for their brilliance. It's hard...

Player Ratings: Lucas Perez proves he's better than Tottenham

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What a great night in Basel (and in Paris as well)! So how did the players rate?

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

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

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

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

Player ratings: Cech makes up for sloppy defence v Liverpool

A nerve-wrecking first half and electric second left Arsenal with a fair 0-0 draw against Liverpool on Monday. The defence was beyond shaky during the...

Alexis Sanchez finally shows up days before transfer window opens: Arsenal...

After a chaotic final 10 minutes, Arsenal managed to beat Crystal Palace 3-2 at Selhurst Park on Thursday evening.

Arsenal player ratings: Zeroes for everyone except Campbell

It's hard to know what to say when you know you've just bottled winning the League for the first time in over a decade. Despite...

Manchester City 0 Arsenal 2 – Finally

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

He changed everything: Arsenal player ratings v Stoke

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal and his team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsenal made hard work of their game against relegation fodder, Stoke, on Easter Sunday. The match was dire for the first hour until Alexandre Lacazette’s introduction sparked the side into life. But on a day of poor performances across the team, who was the worst?

Arsenal player ratings: More zeros than Arsene Wenger's paycheck

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I'm have no words for Arsenal's 'performance' against Crystal Palace.

Arsenal player ratings - Everyone awful against Watford, but who was...

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So it seems Arsenal can't do it on a rainy Tuesday night in London, especially after going down 2-0 in first 15 minutes.

Player Ratings: Arsenal boy runs Chelsea ragged

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

Player ratings v Olympiacos: Ospina clanger least of Arsenal’s worries

Arsenal's poor home form and in the Champions League continues with a humiliating 3-2 loss to Olympiacos. The high-tempo game should have been a straight...

Ozil's orchestra – Arsenal player ratings v West Ham

How did the players do against West Ham? We rate them individually.

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

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

Player ratings v Sheffield Wednesday: Terrible performances all round

Well that was embarrassing... Just when you think the team have turned a corner and won't allow themselves to naively wander into cup matches as...

Arsenal player ratings: 18-year-old starlet makes massive 85th-minute impact, sends Gunners...

Arsenal are through to the fifth round of the Carabao Cup after beating Norwich 2-1 at the Emirates.

Arsenal player ratings v Bayern: Čech and Özil best of the...

An eventful match, 2 goals, none in our net, and hope in Champions League restored - all in one night! Add a few beers...

Player ratings: Ozil runs rings around Crystal Palace

Ozil unreal against Crystal Palace.

Kolasinac announces himself at Arsenal: Player ratings v Benfica

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Arsenal thrashed Benfica in their opening Emirates Cup game in what was the most enjoyable game of pre-season so far. So how did the players do? Here are their player ratings

What is he offering? Arsenal player ratings v Manchester City

Arsenal went to Manchester City and lost, just like we all expected them to.

Arsenal player ratings: Jack Wilshere dazzles as Young Guns impress against...

Arsenal beat BATE Borisov 4-2 in the Europa League on Thursday night but while some players were brilliant, others let the team down by making basic mistakes.

Player ratings v Everton: Giroud and Cech prove their worth

Olivier Giroud got his first start in a while against Everton and proved why he's still got it. At the other end, Petr Cech made...

Arsenal player ratings: Danny Welbeck is back!

What a match on Valentine's Day! From awful refereeing, dives, no shots on target, to red card, great subs and one Danny Welbeck. Arsenal can't...

D'Ohspina: Arsenal player ratings v Swansea

A slow, static first half followed by a frantic, frustrating second half. We did everything right except for score. Our passing was on-point and we...

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

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

Arsenal player ratings - Ozil and Alexis shine against Lincoln

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It was another good FA Cup match for Arsenal, and slightly less frustrating than Sutton although it didn't start too well.

'Can't live with him, can't live without him': Player ratings v...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Arsenal let a 2-2 draw slip in the late stages on Saturday, falling to a one-goal defeat against Chelsea after a spirited fight back from 2-0 down.

Arsenal player ratings v Manchester City: Poor all round with Koscielny,...

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Well, this has been a fun week for Arsenal fans everywhere!

Destroyed by 20 seconds of idiocy: Arsenal player ratings v Atletico...

Arsenal's Spanish defender Hector Bellerin (R) first match semi-final football match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 26, 2018. - The game finished 1-1. (Photo by Adrian Dennis / AFP)
Despite most Arsenal fans packing away their belief in this side, the first leg against Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-final saw many get it out again, for 82 minutes at least.

He messed up: Arsenal player ratings from Southampton shambles

Arsenal snatched a late draw in the closing stages against Southampton after a poor performance all round.

Player ratings: Arsenal celebrate St. Totteringham’s Day as Tottenham fall on...

Despite all the odds, Arsenal managed to finish second.

Arsenal player ratings: Jack Wilshere and Reiss Nelson shine as everyone...

It wasn't the prettiest of matches, nor was it the most exciting, but Arsenal leave Serbia with three points.

Player ratings v MLS All-Stars – Xhaka shines as Wilshere disappoints

It was an okay game with an okay result with Granit Xhaka integrating into the team straight away and others not showing up.

Why is he suddenly terrible?: Arsenal player ratings from West Ham...

Arsenal put in another terrible performance on Wednesday night, this time against West Ham, with numerous players letting the side down again.

Total humiliation but who was the worst? Arsenal player and manager...

In the past 10 years I've never once believed Arsenal would fall out of the top 4. This season I'm concerned we won't even make top 6.

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

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

Player ratings: Welbeck looks sharp despite frustrating Arsenal draw v Hull...

Despite being the stronger team against a weakened Hull side, we couldn't manage to find the net in 90 minutes. Watching the players constantly trying...

'Captain's performance', 'He was always a threat': Player Ratings v Huddersfield...

Arsenal gave Arsene Wenger one final win as a send off on Sunday afternoon, with a 1-0 victory over Huddersfield Town.

Poor all-around: Arsenal player ratings v Manchester United

When is a draw not a draw? When it’s an undeserved draw. After the first half we had, I’d say we were very lucky to...

Theonomenal: Arsenal player ratings v West Brom

That’s more like it, Arsenal! A superb display from the Gunners in the final Premier League game of the season as they brushed West Brom...

Arsenal pre-season player ratings: Midfielders and forwards

With pre-season coming to an end with victory over Lazio, we're taking a look back at how each player performed over the five matches.

Player Ratings: Arsenal midfield prevails against Newcastle

After a deflected goal we hung on against Newcastle to win all three points, but there's still an air of disappointment about the game. The...

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

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

Alexis saves Arsenal: Player ratings v Reading

That was lucky. We began the first half with a few encouraging balls over top and early corners but were playing a bit flat. In general,...

Mesut masterclass & Super Jack: Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

Arsenal may have only won a single point against Chelsea but they deserved all three... if you forget how we defended.

Arsenal Player Ratings: Lucas shines and Xhaka destroys against Nottingham Forest

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How did the players do and who was the MOTM?

Arsenal player ratings - Nobody above 5 in West Brom shambles

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It feels like such a long time since this Arsenal side have actually put in a convincing performance against Premier League opposition.

Player ratings: Arsenal's young guns fire home as Gunners beat Manchester...

Alex Iwobi what once again fantastic during Arsenal's 3-2 win over Manchester City.

Arsenal player ratings: Iwobi shines in a big away win

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Arsenal romped home against Swansea, but how did the players do on an individual basis?

29 players rated but who topped Arsenal's Player Power Rankings?

With the 2016/17 season having come to a close, it's time to look at which Arsenal players were the most influential over the course of the campaign, as well as those who left a lot to be desired.

When he plays like this, he’s unbeatable: Arsenal player ratings v...

Arsenal put in arguably their best performance of the season so far against Spurs at the Emirates on Saturday afternoon.

Arsenal player ratings v Sunderland: Alexis and banter win out at...

At times, it was a frustrating evening at the Emirates on Tuesday night with Arsenal still bringing the bants, despite the season being nearly over.

Arsenal player ratings: Ox shines as Young Guns beat Reading

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

Player ratings v Tottenham Hotspur: Flamini surprises as Arsenal progress

We've all had our fair share to say about Mathieu Flamini recently, myself included, and a lot of it hasn't been positive. However, many off...

Player ratings: Giroud and Alexis step up during dire Arsenal performance...

Obviously no one told Arsenal that Spurs lost earlier in the afternoon and a win could bring us level on points.

Nowhere near ready: Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

Although it was only a pre-season match, some form of cohesion would have been nice.

Shadow of his former self: Brutal Arsenal player ratings v Manchester...

Arsenal put in a slightly improved performance against Manchester City on Thursday night, but ended with exactly the same result as at the weekend.

Arsenal player ratings v Everton: Ozil is the nuts but even...

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Well it had to happen sometime, didn’t it? You win the lottery 20 years in a row, there’s going to come a time when your ticket is a dud.

'A really poor performance from him': Player ratings v Atletico Madrid

Arsenal fell disappointingly short on Thursday night in Madrid, failing to match the away goal Atletico scored in North London and ending up on the end of a 1-0 defeat.

No Ozil no party: Arsenal player ratings v West Brom

Arsenal managed a 1-1 draw away against West Brom after a penalty, which shouldn't have stood, was awarded to the Baggies late on.

He's too risky: Arsenal player ratings v Östersund as surprising star...

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
Arsenal put in a professional display to win 3-0 away in Östersund on Thursday night. Although the team never really hit top gear, a couple of individual performances shone through.

Player ratings v Leicester City: Alexis back in business

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

Giroud shines, others struggle – Arsenal player ratings v Newcastle

Boy, did we get away with that one. We were vaguely acceptable in the first half and when we scored two goals through Olivier Giroud...

Ozil shows his genius – Arsenal player ratings v Everton

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

Arsenal player ratings v Tottenham

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

It’s depressing he was the best Arsenal player: Player ratings v...

Arsenal delivered another fine example of how not to play football as they were dumped out of the cup by Nottingham Forest.

Player ratings v AFC Bournemouth: Ozil shines along with Arsenal defenders

Despite an edgy first half, Arsenal managed to grind out a reasonably comfortable 2-0 win against Bournemouth. The first half was frenetic. We looked keen...

Player ratings: Promising Arsenal performance overshadowed by cheat

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

Arsenal player ratings: Ozil dazzles as Gunners look like a real...

Arsenal put in a quality attacking performance against Everton at Goodison, with almost all of their attacking players involved in one or two of the goals.

Arsenal player ratings v Stoke – Ozil, Ox & Alexis shine...

Arsenal never really got out of 2nd gear against Stoke because they didn't have to.

Player ratings - Alexis, Xhaka & Koscielny Arsenal's only bright sparks...

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I forgot how to write miserable player ratings.

Under-fire midfielder surprises fans with excellent performance: Arsenal player ratings v...

Arsenal overcame a brief comeback scare to ease past AC Milan with a 3-1 win in the second leg of their last-16 Europa League tie on Thursday.

Arsenal player ratings v Southampton: Alexis redeems himself as Mustafi bosses...

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Arsenal kept their good run going and beat Southampton 2-0 on Wednesday night to get back to 5th place, just 3 away from the beloved top 4.

Ozil and Cazorla do their thing - Arsenal player ratings v...

Arsenal swatted Aston Villa aside, but how did the players do on an individual basis and who was the man of the match?

Arsenal player ratings – Welbeck and Walcott return to devastate Southampton

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Arsenal made light work of their FA Cup game against Southampton. A banana skin safely avoided, how did the much-changed lineup do individually?

One of his better performances: Arsenal player ratings vs Everton not...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal and Alex Iwobi of Arsenal celebrate their sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Arsenal's new boys enjoyed fine debuts, but it was the tried and tested Aaron Ramsey who stole the show.

Arsenal player ratings v Tottenham with player highlights

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Arsenal were well below par against Tottenham on Sunday and might think that a point was a decent result given how poor they were at times. Here's how the players rated individually:

Player ratings: Cech and Martinez solid between the sticks in shootout...

Arsenal goalkeepers Petr Cech and Emi Martinez both shone in Wednesday's win over Bayern Munich.

Player ratings: Wilshere, Maitland-Niles and Giroud save Arsenal from complete League...

Despite a promising early display, very few Arsenal players looked as if they could be bothered in the second half against Doncaster Rovers.

Player ratings: Flamini costs Arsenal against Barcelona

2-0 at home to Barcelona, and I can't get over the fact it could have been much different. This feels way too familiar! Even though from...

Player ratings: Coquelin costs Arsenal against Tottenham

Having cemented a slender advantage going into the half-time interval, it seemed as though Arsenal would learn from their lessons of old and finally...

Player ratings v Swansea City: Ozil produces stunning second half performance...

Despite a dreary first half performance, Arsenal managed to pull off an impressive 3-0 win against Swansea City. If you're anything like me, you were...

Mesut Ozil continues to make pundits look stupid: Arsenal player ratings...

Mesut Ozil was on another planet during Arsenal's emphatic 5-0 win over Huddersfield.

Make him captain! Arsenal player ratings as CSKA destroyed

Arsenal players celebrate Ramsey's early goal during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL
Arsenal came flying out of the tunnel like a team with a point to prove and a competition to win on Thursday night. It was a display from this side that we know they are capable of but see far too rarely. It finished 5-1 but in reality it should have been at least double that. So how did the players do individually?

He deserves a zero: Arsenal player ratings v Manchester United

Arsenal conspired to beat themselves 3-1 at the Emirates on Saturday afternoon in the days late kick-off. Firing off 33 shots (to United's 8), Arsenal...

Arsenal player ratings: Great team performance to kick Ooff 2017 in...

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Happy new year! 3 points, a clean sheet, great performance and goal of the season on the first day of 2017 - not a bad way to start.

Arsenal player ratings v Middlesbrough

Nia Griffiths assess the Arsenal players individual performances after they defeated Middlesbrough in the FA Cup fifth round.

Player ratings: Iwobi shines as Arsenal’s title hopes vanish

It all started so well for Arsenal and then we remembered who we are and what we represent and bottled it yet again. Here are our player ratings from the match.

He can’t even control a football: Arsenal players rated after latest...

BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14: Callum Wilson of AFC Bournemouth and Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 14, 2018 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Arsenal's latest embarrassment came at the hands of Bournemouth, but which players were the most culpable and which ones actually showed some pride in the shirt?

Sell him? He’s our best player! Arsenal player ratings v Newcastle

Arsenal got back to winning ways against Newcastle, but still have plenty to worry about.

Arsenal player ratings: Ainsley Maitland-Niles shines during poor display in Cologne

Arsenal finish top of their Europa League group but it almost seems as if we didn't want to.

Player ratings: Walcott, Ramsey and Alexis all fail to show up...

A strong Arsenal lineup failed to capitalise on Manchester United's lack of fit first team players and got humiliated by a gang of youngsters. As...

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

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

Arsenal player ratings: Iwobi and Welbeck dazzle against Everton

Arsenal finally put in a performance to be proud of in our 2-0 win away to Everton. From the first minute we were electric and...

No more excuses: Brutal Arsenal player ratings v Brighton

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: A dejected looking Petr Cech of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal slipped to a new low over the weekend, losing a fourth consecutive match, 2-1 against newly promoted Brighton & Hove Albion.

Arsenal player ratings v Leicester City

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

Player ratings: West Ham United nail over-confident Arsenal

West Ham took advantage of an overly confidence Arsenal in the opening game of our season. As much as this was a bit of a...

Arsenal player ratings v Hull – What is a midfield?

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Arsenal made hard work of their game against Hull, but when you consider what the Tigers have done to Liverpool and United recently, perhaps we shouldn’t be too hard on our little bunch of snowflakes.

Player ratings: Iwobi, Elneny shine against Barcelona despite Arsenal’s routine exit

Perhaps the scoreline of 5-1 on aggregate flatters Barcelona but no one really thought Arsenal were going to win. Mohamed Elneny got his first goal...

Arsenal player ratings: Oxlade-Chamberlain and Monreal shine as Gunners head to...

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It was yet another successful trip to Wembley, our second home.

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

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

Player ratings: Cazorla (almost) saves the day for Arsenal v Liverpool

It's started! Did you miss it? Theo tripping over the ball in front of the goal? Coquelin living on the edge of a red card for 60 minutes? So exciting!

He showed strength and determination: Arsenal player ratings as they bury...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says goodbye to the Arsenal fans after 22 years at the helm at the end of the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Arsenal thumped Burnley on Sunday to ensure Arsene Wenger's 606th and final home game as manager ended in the best way possible.

Arsenal player ratings: No weak links as Alexis, Ozil and Bellerin...

What a match, finally a win against Chelsea, a clean sheet AND no cards!

Player ratings: Arsenal v Stoke

Arsenal may have only put two past Stoke, but they really should have had a hatful. 29 shots, 12 of which were on target, they...

Player ratings: Cech, Bellerin and Ozil shine for Arsenal in win...

Although it was far from a dazzling performance, Arsenal finally managed to register a win against Bournemouth. The game was frenetic from the first minute...

Who was the worst? - Arsenal player ratings v Monaco

Arsenal players collectively had a stinker. But who was the worst?

Arsenal player Ratings: Alexis stinks as Gunners sink

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

Arsenal player ratings: Stars fail to shine again in cup win

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Arsenal won their FA Cup game at Sutton but it was an odd match against a non-league side on an artificial pitch.

Alexis Sanchez struggles – Arsenal player ratings v Monaco

I’m not sure what’s worse, not winning at all or getting so close you could almost taste it. Other than a couple of ten minute...

Player ratings: Cech saves Arsenal from humiliation v Sunderland

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

Players ratings: Smart subs couldn’t stop Arsenal sinking v Southampton

A poor and disappointing performance from the Arsenal B team that lost at home to Southampton on Wednesday night.

Player ratings: Xhaka scores screamer while Alexis and Walcott impress v...

The scoreline may be flatting but at least Arsenal managed to net four against Hull.

Silencing critics and showing cojones: Arsenal player ratings v Watford

Arsenal put in another good performance in their weekend victory over Watford, winning consecutive games for only the second time this calendar year.

Did nothing but fall over: Arsenal Player ratings after dramatic Burnley...

Arsenal managed a big win against Burnley thanks to a late Alexis Sanchez penalty, but how did the players do individually?

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

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

Walcott shines in cameo: Arsenal player ratings v Sunderland

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

He should have no place in this team: Arsenal player ratings...

Arsenal's fringe players put in another abject performance against Red Star Belgrade on Thursday night.

It’s clear he’s no longer world class: Arsenal player ratings v...

Arsenal staged a second half comeback to defeat Swansea. It wasn't as slick a performance as it was against Everton, but a win is a win. Here's how the players got on.

Arsenal player ratings v Stoke

Arsenal romped to a 3-0 win over Stoke at the Emirates on Sunday in the Premier League. Definitely one of our strongest performances this season;...

Arsenal player ratings: Ozil gives Manchester City another lesson in assist-mastery

We did it. Arsenal beat Man City at the Emirates 2-1 and it was thoroughly deserved. Despite having large periods of possession, we were far more...

Player ratings: Same old Arsenal, always capitulating

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Shall we just copy paste the ratings from last season when we lost at the same place with the same result?

Player ratings: Iwobi shines in bright Arsenal performance

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

A game winning performance: Arsenal player ratings as they destroy Crystal...

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates scoring his side's fourth goal with Mesut Ozil and team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium on January 20, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Four first half goals saw Arsenal claim their first win of 2018 and kick-off the post Alexis Sanchez era perfectly. If the feeling before the...

Arsenal player ratings: Ozil and Sanchez terrorise Chelsea

Arsenal beat Chelsea at Wembley with a great display and, to a man, everybody performed excellently.

Player ratings – Manchester City 0 Arsenal 2

Arsenal finally won in Manchester and with a professional performance from the entire team. A tentative start to both halves but level-headed organisation and confidence allowed...

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

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

Arsenal player ratings: Dismal Gunners deserved to lose at Southampton

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

Picking out the worst performers: Arsenal ratings v Manchester City

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 25: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal talks to Calum Chambers and Granit Xhaka of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 25, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal slumped to a humiliating League Cup final defeat on Sunday, losing 3-0 to Manchester City, and there was hardly a single positive individual performance of note.

Arsenal player ratings: Shocking display from one while others impress

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It was a really frustrating Wednesday night in London and you certainly couldn't tell it was a match between last season's champions and the runner-ups.

Player ratings: Iwobi only bright spot on dark day for Arsenal

It all started so well for Arsenal and then we remembered who we are and what we represent and bottled it yet again. Here are our player ratings from the match.

Arsenal player ratings: Giroud smashes Stoke as Mike Dean lets them...

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Arsenal don't win at Stoke, until they do and then they smash some Orcs.

Redefining to ‘do a Welbeck’: Arsenal player ratings v Bournemouth

Arsenal made light work of poor Bournemouth side, running out easy winners at the Emirates on Saturday afternoon.

These two could have a bright future: Arsenal player ratings after...

Although Arsenal's 1-0 win over West Ham wasn't the most entertaining match, the Gunners were the better team and we're through to the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup.

Norwich City 1-1 Arsenal – player ratings

A disappointing draw at Carrow Road made it three Premier League games without a win for Arsenal, who missed the chance to join Manchester...

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

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

Arsenal player ratings: Fans furious as key players go missing against...

Arsenal produced yet another poor display and got knocked out to Watford in the FA Cup. This season we were supposed to win the double....

‘He just doesn’t have the concentration’: Arsenal player ratings vs Swansea

SWANSEA, WALES - JANUARY 30: Petr Cech of Arsenal reacts after Jordan Ayew of Swansea City (not pictured) scored his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Arsenal at Liberty Stadium on January 30, 2018 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
The Arsenal players put in another abject display away from home as they went down 3-1 to Swansea. 

Monreal is Arsenal’s hero again as Elneny underwhelms: Player ratings vs...

Granit Xhaka's winner against Chelsea saw Arsenal book their place in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley, with Nacho Monreal delivering a man-of-the-match performance.

Ozil and Bellerin standout: Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

Arsenal were unable to break down Chelsea's bus and they both left with a point. Still, it's another game that saw the 'special one' fail...

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

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

Arsenal player ratings v Manchester City: Mental strength for everybody!

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Despite an awful opening 15 minutes, the Arsenal players warmed into the game against City, which they drew 2-2.

Important jobs done well: Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

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Arsenal were unlucky to take only a point away from Stamford Bridge in the end, as the Gunners put in a very solid big away performance for once.

Arsenal player ratings v Tottenham: Will Alexis finally get some criticism...

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It was all going so well - both United and City drew their matches, Chelsea won and ran away from Spurs for a bit, and we ONLY needed to do well and win.

Arsenal player ratings v Preston – Giroud shines with another late...

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Arsenal took it as a personal challenge to make this "easy cup fixture" more entertaining for the neutrals.

Player ratings: Cech costs Arsenal against Crystal Palace

If Arsenal are playing the same all the time, can we just repost the old player ratings?

Poldoksi would have been proud of that: Arsenal player ratings v...

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Arsenal opened their Europa League campaign with a 3-1 win over FC Cologne last

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

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

'He wasn't up to the pace': Player ratings v Leicester City

Arsenal lost yet another away match on Wednesday night, this time against Leicester City, but for once the team had a valid excuse.

'He must start against Chelsea now': Player ratings vs Manchester City

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Arsenal slipped to a disappointing defeat against Manchester City on Sunday, a match they never really looked like winning, but there were one or two encouraging performances nonetheless.

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

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

Player ratings: Iwobi and Campbell shine as Arsenal smash Sunderland

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

Aubameyang to Xhaka: Arsenal Player Ratings for the 2017/18 season

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal and his team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Another season has come to an end, and the majority of Arsenal fans are pretty happy about that fact, given the way this one unfolded.

Arsenal player ratings v Crystal Palace

After an odd 2-1 win away to Crystal Palace, how did the players do on an individual basis?

Referee or Arsenal – who was worse? Player ratings v Stoke

Arsenal went to Stoke, stunk the place up, and left with nothing.

Human eyes aren’t always enough to fully appreciate him – Arsenal...

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Arsenal managed to grab all three points against West Brom on Boxing Day but it was far from an inspiring performance. How did the players do individually?

Player ratings: Super-sub Welbeck bags boring Arsenal three points against Norwich

Although the 1-0 win over Norwich was pretty tedious, a win is a win right now.

Player ratings: Giroud saves Arsenal point on crazy night in Bournemouth

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Eddie Howe basically passed his job interview as Wenger's successor after dropping 3-0 lead at home.

Coquelin stands out – Arsenal player ratings v Burnley

How did the Arsenal players do on an individual basis as they beat Burnley 1-0?

Get in the bin – Which Arsenal player got the worst...

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Arsenal went to Liverpool and lost in a way we’ve seen all too many times before.

Player focus: Have Arsenal broken Mkhitaryan already?

Despite Henrikh Mkhitaryan having only made two starts for Arsenal since his move from Manchester United in January, fans are already starting to worry about that Arsene Wenger has broken the 29-year-old.

Arsenal player ratings v Sunderland – Alexis world class as super...

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Arsenal should have been out of sight against Sunderland in the first half.

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

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

Player ratings v Liverpool: Campbell shines once again during Arsenal’s draw...

I'm not sure whether to feel aggrieved or relieved after that. Despite Liverpool going ahead twice, we fought back and eventually managed to go 3-2...

Player Ratings: Giroud shines but Ozil & co. stink up Manchester...

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A draw at Old Trafford is better than a loss

Arsenal player ratings v Brighton

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

Arsenal player ratings: Ozil untouchable as Arsenal run riot

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Arsenal blow Ludogorets away, but who stood out and how did the players do individually?

Player ratings: Ospina saves, Giroud misbehaves v PSG

David Ospina played a huge part in Arsenal salvaging a point against PSG in the Champions League, while Olivier Giroud will be remembered for a different reason.

Arsenal player ratings: Ozil, Xhaka star in West Ham show

It was a lovely Wednesday night at the Emirates Stadium, one like we haven't had in a while.

Alternative Arsenal player ratings v Watford - half by half

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Coming back from the Emirates Stadium, I am puzzled and wonder why the players did their Jekyll and Hyde impression in the game against Watford. So let's rate them period by period.

Ozil & co destroy Hull: Arsenal Player Ratings

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

The good, bad and sort your hair out Arsenal player ratings...

Arsenal won the Emirates Cup despite losing to Sevilla and here are the Arsenal player ratings. There were certainly a number of concerns raised - like will the midfield be more solid by next week - but how did the players get on individually?

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

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

Arsenal player ratings v Leicester City – Ozil’s class almost steals...

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Is it "Arsenal get a point away to the champions" or "Arsenal lose two points away to a team trying not to be relegated"?

Arsenal player ratings v Burnley as Gunners get lucky

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

They made everybody miserable again: Arsenal player ratings v Watford

Arsenal squandered an easy three points against Watford in the most Arsenal way possible, but how did the players do individually?

Arsenal player ratings: Lacazette and Monreal shine during Gunners's hard-fought victory...

It wasn't easy but Arsenal managed to beat West Brom 2-0 on Monday night.

Super Jack shines again: Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

It wasn't the best performance but Arsenal's 0-0 League Cup draw at Stamford Bridge could have gone a lot worse.

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

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

Player ratings v Olympiacos: Forward and striker combine to send Arsenal...

We did it. Despite some early Olympiacos pressure and Arsenal giving away the ball cheaply, we soon bedded into the match and answered any questions...

Insane dejav vu: Arsenal player ratings v Leicester

The Premier League got off to an absolute cracking start with a Friday night thriller at the Emirates between Arsenal and Leicester.

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

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

Kolasismack! Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

Arsenal won again at Wembley to take home the Community Shield, becoming the first team to win the new ABBA penalties.

Will he ever learn?: Player ratings v Newcastle United

Arsenal slipped to yet another embarrassing away defeat to opposition they should be beating easily on Sunday, as Newcastle ran out 2-1 victors at St. James Park.

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

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

Player ratings: Giroud and Xhaka shine during opening Euro clashes

All our Arsenal players, except for Hector Bellerin, have featured for their national teams in their opening matches of Euro 2016. Here's how we think they've rated so far.

Rated: Arsenal's 10 players in this summer's World Cup

KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
This summer, Arsenal had 10 players participating in the World Cup, if you include new signing Lucas Torreira, so let's take a look at how they all got on.

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

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

Arsenal player ratings: Who was the worst?

A sub par performance from the majority of the Arsenal players against Dinamo Zagreb meant we lost our first Champions League match in disappointing fashion. Although everyone...

Player ratings: Key players let Arsenal down against Chelsea

Well that was beyond disappointing. Although many will likely argue that Per Mertesacker getting sent off was the beginning of the end for Arsenal in...

Bellerin shines: Arsenal player ratings v Liverpool

Arsenal demolished Liverpool, but how did the players get on individually?

Abject Arsenal: Only 1 player stands out in tragic Tottenham player...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur scores his side's first goal during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal lost 1-0 against Tottenham Hotspur in Saturday's North London derby, but they put in a terrible performance that deserved an even worse scoreline.

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

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

Arsenal players get negative ratings v Chelsea

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

'What a debut', 'He didn't inspire confidence': Player ratings v Manchester...

Arsenal lost 2-1 to Manchester United on Sunday, but the very young and inexperienced team can mostly hold their heads high after a fighting performance.

Arsenal player ratings: Youngsters shine as more senior players stink up...

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It was a rainy Monday night at the Riverside for Arsenal who came away with all three points after a tough game. So how did the players do?

'His form is becoming a concern': Player ratings v West Ham

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsenal kept their impressive win going with a 4-1 win in what we discovered on Friday would be Arsene Wenger's final London derby, against West Ham.

Player ratings v Aston Villa: Giroud, Ozil and Ramsey continue to...

Arsenal continued their run of good form with a 2-0 win away to Aston Villa in the Premier League. Except for a few hairy moments...

Player ratings v West Bromwich Albion: Bizarre defending sees Arsenal...

A combination of a resilient performance from West Brom, strange defending from Arsenal and lack of luck saw us miss out on winning three points,...

Player ratings: Walcott And Giroud braces lead Arsenal closer to Wembley

Even though 4-0 is a huge result, Arsenal struggled at times, with Hull and with injuries. The team that started this match was pretty decent,...

Ozil stars again – Arsenal Player ratings v QPR

Arsenal ran out 2-1 winners against QPR, but how did the players do on an individual basis?

The young Arsenal stars who shone to seal crucial win

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