Liverpool sprint the most, Manchester United the least, where are Arsenal

We know Arsenal are running more under Unai Emery, so how did they do this weekend against Watford?

Six games in: How do Arsenal compare to last season?

It’s only natural that for this first season, Unai Emery’s men are going to be continually compared to the Arsenal of the last campaign.

Shocking stat proves how ruthless Arsenal are becoming at home

Arsenal v West Ham United - Premier League
Arsenal are on a long streak of Premier League wins against non-big six teams at the Emirates Stadium, and it might surprise you to learn just how long it's been since they dropped points.

Stat shows the difference in starting Aubameyang and Lacazette together

CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal (9) celebrates with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as he scores his team's third goal during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette both got on the scoresheet again as Arsenal beat Everton on Sunday at the Emirates and when that pair starts, Arsenal usually win.

Arsenal star makes Europa Team of the Week

Arsenal v Vorskla Poltava - UEFA Europa League - Group E
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was named in the UEFA Europa League Team of the Week after his brace against FC Vorskla.

Curious Arsenal stat emerges after Newcastle win

Arsenal's Spanish head coach Unai Emery reacts during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on September 15, 2018. (Photo by Lindsey PARNABY / AFP)
The last time Arsenal failed to keep a cleansheet in their opening five matches of a league campaign was 1988 – but they went on to win the league that year.

Surprising stat shows Arsenal are relying less on a single goalscorer...

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Five games into the season, it might surprise you to learn that not one Arsenal player has scored two goals yet.

Insane Petr Cech stat shows he's doing better than Hugo Lloris...

Peter Cech’s ability with the ball at his feet has come under intense scrutiny this season, mainly because he’s making a hash of it, but he’s also being asked to play the ball more than any of his peers.

Arsenal's deadly forward ends 76-game run

CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal with Mesut Ozil during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s goal against Cardiff brought to an end a 76-game run for the forward.

Petr Cech tops the league in this shocking stat

Arsenal's Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech gestures on the pitch after 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. Arsenal won the game 4-1. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL
Petr Cech is currently top of the charts when it comes to saves made in the Premier League, showing how difficult the job in the Arsenal goal is right now.

Mesut Ozil 10-year stats v Manchester City superstar's destroys biased media...

Mesut Ozil comes under more fire than any other creative player on the planet despite his stats consistently being amongst the best.

Shocking stat proves Arsenal should reconsider selling this out-of-favour forward

Lucas Perez's Arsenal future seemed to come to an end last summer, and a year later he still seems closer to a move than rejoining the Gunners' squad, but perhaps the club should convince him to reconsider.

Arsenal mega striker's conversion rate twice as good as Harry Kane

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Sead Kolasinac of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has the best conversion rate in the Premier League this season, according to WhoScored.

Assessed: Every team Arsenal could draw in the Europa League semi-final

Jan Oblak during the UEFA Champions League match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Club Atletico de Madrid at Allianz Arena on December 6, 2016 in Munich, Bavaria.
On Friday, Arsenal will hopefully be in the Europa League semi-final draw along with three other clubs from around the continent, so here's the lowdown on what to expect from each one.

Ranked: The big-six clubs by player wages

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)
After Tottenham Hotspur released their 2016/17 financial results, let's take a look at how the big-six clubs compare in terms of wages.

Shocking stat shows Arsenal and Manchester United are way behind with...

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal and Manchester United are well behind the rest of the big-six when it comes to length of player contracts, and Arsene Wenger's side just barely make the top 50 in Europe.

Arsenal star worth €65m more than when he signed

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Hector Bellerin brings Arsenal a potential transfer benefit of €65m, according to the CIES Football Observatory, but he's the only member of Arsene Wenger's squad to make their top 50.

Study proves Arsenal should use their academy to win titles

The more academy products in your first-team squad, the better your chances of winning titles, according to the results of a study by the CIES Football Observatory.

Premier League top 5 chance creators: Surprising player steals Arsenal star's...

Mesut Özil is the second best chance creator in the Premier League this season, but surprisingly it's not Kevin De Bruyne who pips him to top spot.

Surprising Arsenal player makes Top 10 passers list

Arsenal have one player in the top 10 most accurate passers in the Premier League this season, and rather surprisingly that player is Nacho Monreal.

This stat could explain why Lacazette struggles to score

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal reacts following a missed chance during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Alexandre Lacazette has been caught offside more than any other big-six striker except one, according to the statistics.

Shocking stats show Arsenal's transfer value struggles as Liverpool soar

Not one Arsenal player made the CIES Football Observatory's top 50 players for transfer value increase in the last six months, whilst other Premier League stars topped the list.

Higher than you think: Where does Wenger rank among Europe's most...

MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Arsene Wenger manager / head coach of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger is currently the third most successful active manager in Europe based on trophies won, behind Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola.

Stats prove Mkhitaryan better than Alexis Sanchez since switch

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 3rd Arsenal goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan is Arsenal's best performing player at the club, according to WhoScored, after a bright start to his new life in London.

CSKA Moscow give Arsene Wenger chance to fix this shocking stat

MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Arsene Wenger manager / head coach of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal will play CSKA Moscow in the Europa League quarter-finals, giving Arsene Wenger a chance to beat one of the only teams he's never won against.

Where does Özil rank? Arsenal's top 5 Premier League assist-providersa

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)
On Sunday, Mesut Özil reached 50 Premier League assists with his set-piece delivery for Shkodran Mustafi, but how does that rank among the club's best ever creative players?

Arsenal's squad age gives major hint for next season

The optimum squad age to be successful is somewhere between 26 and 27 years old, according to a study by the CIES Football Observatory.

Worse than Moyes at Manchester United: Shocking stat shows extent of...

Arsenal have won just 45 points from 29 Premier League games this season, which is fewer than David Moyes during his one season at Manchester United.

Alexandre Lacazette almost as clinical as Harry Kane but Raheem Sterling...

With almost three-quarters of the Premier League season gone, let's look at who the competition's most clinical goalscorer is.

Only Manchester United spend more money on injured players than Arsenal

Only Manchester United spent more money than Arsenal on injured players in the first-half of the season, according to research by insurance broker JLT Specialty.

Damming stats show how bad Arsenal players have been

Nacho Monreal is Arsenal's best player this season and the only player to make the top 30 in the league, according to the Sky Sports power rankings.

Battered Arsenal star 9th best in Premier League this season: Better...

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)
Petr Čech is the ninth best goalkeeper in the Premier League this season, according to the CIES Football Observatory's analysis.

Shocking stat proves Arsenal are worst team in Europe in key...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 25: Granit Xhaka, Laurent Koscielny, Aaron Ramsey and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal look dejected during the Carabao Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 25, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Just in case Arsenal fans were in any doubt over whether their football team had been replaced by a gang of disgruntled clowns, this latest stat proves it.

Eye-watering stats show Pep Guardiola has already out-spent Arsene Wenger

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Pep Guardiola has spent more money in 21 months at Manchester City than Arsene Wenger has in 21 years at Arsenal.

3 reasons Arsenal are a shambles away v home

Arsenal's home form this season has been as impressive as their away form has been terrible, so why is that?

Arsenal star's stats hit shocking new low but is he entirely...

Petr Cech's stats are, for the most part, the worst they've ever been while the goalkeeper's been at Arsenal, but how much of this is his fault and how much can be blamed on poor defending?

Arsenal blue kit choice explained

The curse of the blue kit struck again on Thursday, as Arsenal lost 2-1 to Östersunds FK, but why were the team wearing it at home in the first place?

2 problems clearly highlighted in Arsenal’s damming record against bottom 11

Crystal Palace are the only team in the bottom 11 that Arsenal have beaten away from home in the Premier League this season.

Castigated young Arsenal midfielder has stats to match fan favourites

Alex Iwobi's stats compared to Tomas Rosicky, whom Arsenal fans adore, and Alexander Hleb, are pretty surprising.

Time to Cech out: Depressing stat highlights Arsenal's alarming goalkeeping trend

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 contrasting fortunes between Petr Cech and Wojciech Szczesny show that Arsenal is a bad place for goalkeepers to be.

Manchester United lead as Arsenal 4th for youth products in Premier...

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Arsenal have the fourth most academy products playing in the Premier League this season, but they're a way off Manchester United in first.

Thousands of simulations show 90% chance this will happen to Arsenal

Arsenal have a 10% chance of finishing inside the top four or winning the Europa League, according to simulations from FiveThirtyEight, leaving their Champions League hopes in tatters.

4 Arsenal players who beat De Bruyne’s hat-trick of assists

Kevin De Bruyne provided three assists at the weekend at Manchester City beat Leicester City, but four Arsenal players have gone one better.

Manchester City have most expensive squad in football history: Arsenal can’t...

Manchester City have assembled the most expensive squad in football history, according to analysis by the CIES Football Observatory.

Manchester City and Liverpool missing more big chances than Arsene Wenger's...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal reacts following a missed chance during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Only Manchester City and Liverpool have missed more big chances than Arsenal this season as they demonstrate the power of creating chances.

48%: Arsenal on course for new humiliating record under Arsene Wenger

Arsenal have won less than half of their Premier League matches this season, with a win percentage of just 48%.

Only Newcastle have signed more players from this country than Arsenal

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 24: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal looks on during the Carabao Cup Semi-Final Second Leg at Emirates Stadium on January 24, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Arsenal sign most of their non-British players from France, but only one other Premier League club has signed more African players than the Gunners.

Arsenal 3rd highest top 6 net spend since Klopp joined Liverpool

Arsenal have the third highest net spend of the big-six clubs since Jurgen Klopp joined Liverpool, but the Gunners are still way behind both Manchester sides.

Surprising distance-covered stat highlights Arsenal's midfield failings

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Hector Bellerin has covered the third-most ground in the Premier League so far this season, but is this necessarily a good thing?

Aubameyang scores more against Spurs than Kane does against Arsenal &...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores against Tottenham Hotspur more regularly than other any Arsenal player in the Premier League era.

Arsene Wenger's win % better than Jose Mourinho, Jurgen Klopp and...

Arsene Wenger has a better win percentage over his Premier League career with Arsenal than Mauricio Pochettino, Jose Mourinho and Jurgen Klopp have with their current clubs.

Only 2 Arsenal players rank in Premier League's best performing top-30...

Nacho Monreal and Mesut Ozil are among the 30 best performing Premier League players this season so far. 

Sloppy midfielder as strung together more Premier League starts than any...

No Arsenal player has put together more consecutive starts in the Premier League than Granit Xhaka. 

Damning stat highlights key area Alexandre Lacazette needs to improve in

Compared to the league's top strikers, Alexandre Lacazette touches the ball and shoots less in the opposition penalty area.

Aaron Ramsey hattrick claims another Premier League record for Arsenal and...

After Aaron Ramsey's treble at the weekend more Arsenal players have scored a Premier League hat-trick than any other club in the competition's history.

Arsenal star pair break 15-year-wait for freak stat

Henrikh Mkhitaryan is the first person to complete a hat-trick of assists while teeing up a teammate - Aaron Ramsey - so he can complete a hat-trick of goals since Thierry Henry for Freddie Ljungberg in 2003.

€19m less: Aubameyang transfer to Arsenal best bargain but €32m Tottenham...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was one of the bargains of the January transfer window, according to analysis by the CIES Football Observatory.

18th: Arsenal make profit as they spend £199.3m less than Manchester...

For the first time in history, the January spending from the top five leagues reached €1bn while Arsenal have now made a profit when the last two windows are combined.

Stats: Cech’s errors continue to cost Arsenal

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 latest Petr Cech error is yet another sign that he's no longer a top goalkeeper.

2 signings for £12m, 12-year wait and Sven Mislintat took 12...

Arsenal have been linked with Borussia Dortmund's players for years, but only after Sven Mislintat arrived have we actually managed to sign any.

141 goals in 213 games: Aubameyang is considerable upgrade on Alexis...

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 25: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in action during a Borussia Dortmund training session, ahead of the UEFA Champions League Group D match against Arsenal, at Emirates Stadium on November 25, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will add the final-third quality that has been lost with the departures of Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott.

Arsenal 10th as Manchester City top European foreign signings ‘league’

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 29: Mikel Arteta, Manchester City coach looks on prior to the Premier League match between Manchester City and Southampton at Etihad Stadium on November 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Manchester City field the most foreign signings in the big five leagues, while Arsenal sit 10th on the list. There's very little domestic bias in...

Mega signing writes names into Arsenal record books with landmark strike

Alexandre Lacazette's goal last Saturday was the 500th scored by a Frenchman for Arsenal in the Premier League.

Bizarre Manchester City influence in all Arsenal League Cup games this...

If Manchester City play their back-up goalkeeper, Claudio Bravo, against Arsenal in the League Cup final in February, the Gunners will have faced a City back-up shot-stopper in every round.

1 from 21: Shocking Arsenal weekend record when they play at...

Arsenal are unbeaten in the last 19 Premier League 3pm Saturday kick-offs at home, but what's their record like in other kick-off times, home and away this season?

Statistics show which London club is greater between Gunners, Tottenham and...

After Arsenal's semi-final win against Chelsea on Wednesday night, we've outlined the statistics that show London is still most certainly red.

Shots, dribbles, chance-creation: Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan go head-to-head

After Arsenal and Manchester United completed their Alexis Sanchez-Henrikh Mkhitaryan swap-deal, we looked at how the two players compare this season.

Damning stat shows Arsenal experiencing worst season for 5 years

Arsenal are experiencing their worst season for five years.

Mislintat, goals and a dislike of Spurs: Why Arsenal want Aubameyang

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Arsenal are closing in on a £53m move for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, so why are the Gunners pushing to sign the 28-year-old?

3 signed and 7 sold, £50m spent, £95m made: Arsenal’s 2017/18...

Arsenal's 2017/18 business has been about offloading the deadwood rather than bringing in talent.

£55,88m cost, £90,378-per-appearance and £332,222-per-goal: How much Theo Walcott cost Arsenal

On Wednesday, Theo Walcott left Arsenal to complete a permanent transfer to Everton, after almost 12 years at the club. We're looking at how much his North London spell cost.

Arsenal's £35m deal adds to interesting 21-year record

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal warms up prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Alexis Sanchez's will only be the second player Arsenal have sold Manchester United since Arsene Wenger came on board in 1996.

£74.09 per-person: Arsenal earn more from fans than any other club

Arsenal fans
Perhaps unsurprisingly, research shows that Arsenal earn more money per fan than any other club in the world, and also charge the most for tickets.

299 goals in 525 games: Arsenal should prefer world class star...

The Gunners want Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Manchester United in a deal for Alexis Sanchez. He's a closer replacement to Mesut Ozil, but which of the two is a better option for Arsenal?

Goal or assist every 98 minutes: Arsenal making mistake selling...

Theo Walcott has this fascinating ability to play terribly but still score goals and help the team. His record with the Gunners isn't too shabby either, reminding us he may still have been useful.

Telling statistic proves Arsene Wenger wrong about Arsenal's mental strength

After a goalless draw to Chelsea in the League Cup semi-final last week, Arsene Wenger hailed Arsenal's mental strength and team spirit. But this statistic proves the Gunners are lacking.

Worse than you think: Mike Dean penalty stats ‘ridiculously stacked against’...

Mike Dean awards more penalties to every big-six club other than Arsenal, with the exception of Liverpool, who he hardly ever referees.

Depressing stat proves Arsenal are worse but these 2 players are...

Arsenal have eight points fewer in the Premier League this season than they had at the same time last term.

Arsenal only have 1 in 5 chance of top 4 finish

Arsenal may only have a 20% chance of finishing in the top four this season.

List of teams Arsenal have failed to beat away reaches double...

As the Gunners travel to Stamford Bridge to face Chelsea in the Capital One Cup semi-finals, the list of clubs Arsenal have failed to beat away from home this season is starting to get embarrassing.

Statistics show whether Petr Cech has performed better than Wojciech Szczesny...

Petr Cech signed for Arsenal in 2015, as Wojciech Szczesny was moved on by Arsene Wenger. But which goalkeeper has since performed better?

CIES study has embarrassing findings about Arsenal

Arsenal are the only big six club without a player worth €100m, according to a study by the CIES Football Observatory.

Embarrassing statistic highlights Arsenal don't value defending

Arsenal are clearly not a club that values defending anymore, as their Women, men and youth teams conceded 16 goals across all the weekend's matches.

It's embarrassing who is Arsenal's highest-rated player on WhoScored

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is still Arsenal's highest rated player on Whoscored this season, despite having left the club for Liverpool after playing three matches in August.

2 wins from 7 games: Statistics show which player Arsenal are...

Arsenal's form has taken a notable dip after Aaron Ramsey pulled his hamstring, having struggled for wins in recent weeks, and failing to pick up a clean sheet of late too.

Liverpool’s revenue predicted to overtake Arsenal’s by £19.5m this season

Forbes writer, Bobby McMahon, has made a prediction over where Liverpool and Arsenal's revenues will be come the end of the season, and it's a bold one.

Arsenal's £52m signing to set embarrassing record

Alexandre Lacazette is currently on course to score fewer goals than any of Arsenal's top goalscorers since Robin van Persie in 2008/09 when he netted just 11.

Embarrassing records Arsene Wenger keeps setting at Arsenal

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 07: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at City Ground on January 7, 2018 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
The longer Arsene Wenger stays at Arsenal, the more records he sets. Unfortunately, not all of them are good.

Unbelievable stats show Arsenal and Manchester City penalty awards incomparable

Arsenal are the only top seven side to give away more penalties than they're awarded since 2008/09, according to one Gunners supporter.

Arsenal really are the Kings of London: Here’s why

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Arsenal have collected the most points from London derbies, and have the best overall Premier League record out of all the London teams.

Definitive answer: Dean, Moss or Taylor: Who is the worst referee...

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There are a number of referees who strike fear in Arsenal fans hearts these days for more reasons than just their general incompetence.

No wonder Wilshere has injury problems when you see this stat!

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal goes down injured during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and Crvena Zvezda at Emirates Stadium on November 2, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Just in case you're keeping note, Jack Wilshere is still officially the most fouled player in the Premier League.

Even Tottenham have spent more: Arsenal’s spending lowest in top 6

Arsenal have spent the least amount on new signings out of all the big-six sides since January 2016 - even Tottenham have spent more.

Arsenal and Everton do this more than anyone else but what...

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Arsenal and Everton have claimed more points from losing position than anyone else in the Premier League, but does this display mental strength?

Tottenham win Christmas, Liverpool 2nd as Arsenal finish 40th (not a...

Arsenal managed a 40th placed finish in the Christmas Football League table, after a mediocre festive period.

11 points from 21 games: The numbers behind Arsenal's away form

Arsenal can compete with any side on home soil, but the Gunners are still struggling for the same consistency on the road this season.

15 penalties without saving: Veteran goalkeeper is an apparition from 12...

After letting in Eden Hazard's effort on Wednesday, Petr Cech has still yet to save a penalty for Arsenal.

7 games, 0 goals: 26-year-old struggling for form at Arsenal

Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal is injured during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on December 22, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Alexandre Lacazette is struggling in front of goal of late, but his performances have still been good for Arsenal.

105 touches, 88 passes, 3 chances - numbers behind Arsenal man's...

Mesut Ozil continued his run of good form with a another fine display against Chelsea. The German was a stand-out performer in the 2-2 draw...

'He had a big performance today' - Arsenal man impresses Arsene...

Ainsley Maitland-Niles was very impressive against Chelsea on Wednesday night, catching the eyes of fans, pundits and his own manager with his performance.

Arsenal's 4 attackers who always underperform in this fixture

Arsenal's four attacking options all appear to underperform against Chelsea and it's concerning.

Head-to-head record proves whether Arsenal or Chelsea boast bragging rights

If you want to calm your nerves before the mid-week match between Arsenal and Chelsea, you might be interested to know that the Gunners actually have the better record.

Arsenal will be furious at damning Mike Dean statistic

Mike Dean books Shkodran Mustafi
Mike Dean struck again on Sunday, costing Arsenal a win against West Bromwich Albion, and statistics give weight to the conspiracy he's been unfavourable to the Gunners.

29%: Only Manchester United and one other team have this win...

Arsene Wenger has now beaten Sir Alex Ferguson's record of 810 games in charge of Manchester United by managing his 811th.

Arsenal: Calendar Champions 2 out 5 years but not 2017 as...

League leaders Manchester City would've already won the 2017 league if it was played in calendar format, owever, Arsenal would have two titles in the last five years.

Only 1 winner as Arsene Wenger and Sir Alex Ferguson's records...

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson (R) shakes hands with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger after their English Premier League football match at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on April 13, 2008. United won the game 2-1. (PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger will surpass Sir Alex Ferguson for most Premier League games managed on Sunday but how do the two manager's records stack up against each other?

Damning stat proves why Arsenal could be better off without Alexis...

You probably won't be surprised to find out that there's a reason Alexis Sanchez usually doesn't look like he's making much of an effort for Arsenal... it's because he doesn't.

Arsenal’s most expensive defenders compared to van Dijk’s £75m transfer

After Liverpool made Virgil van Dijk the most expensive defender in history, let's look at Arsenal's priciest defensive signings.

The damaging results of a recent Fifpro survery in football

A Fifpro survey reveals that the women's game is still in a delicate state, with many leaving before they reach their prime.

Statistics show which two Arsenal players struggle against Crystal Palace

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil struggle to score against Crystal Palace, so the pair will need to be at their best this evening.

Good news for Arsenal ahead of Crystal Palace meeting

Arsenal's away form has been extremely disappointing this season, but there are some signs the Gunners are turning things round.

Spending figures of Arsenal and Manchester United to shut up Jose...

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes he needs to spend even more money despite already outspending most of his rivals.

Head-to-head record between Arsenal and Crystal Palace will mean a one-sided...

Arsenal usually win when they play Crystal Palace, but they will have a difficult time extending that run on Thursday given recent form.

Arsene Wenger's head-to-head record with Roy Hodgson will see Arsenal confident...

Arsène Wenger will face up against Roy Hodgson for the first time since 2012 on Thursday night, and his head-to-head record with the Palace boss will give Arsenal confidence of coming out on top.

History tells us Manchester City will win Premier League as Arsenal...

Manchester City will Manchester City will win the Premier League, based on recent history, but the omens are good for Arsenal in terms of Champions League qualification.win the Premier League, based on recent history, but the omens are good for Arsenal in terms of Champions League qualification.

Stats show stupidity of claiming Mesut Ozil left Arsenal mentally

Despite Martin Keown and others insisting that Mesut Ozil had 'downed tools' at the beginning of the season ahead of a move, the playmaker's stats are still impressive.

As Arsenal's goalkeeper suffers, reject hailed as 'best' in Italy

Just in case you weren't already frustrated enough with Petr Cech's performance against Liverpool, we look at how Wojciech Szczesny is getting on at Juventus.

Arsenal’s recent record vs Liverpool: Is it really that bad?

Arsenal's recent record against Liverpool makes for grim reading, as it's often the game that comes at the wrong time.

Stats show Arsenal must do this against Liverpool

Arsène Wenger needs to ensure the Gunners get a fast start against Liverpool on Friday, or the stats suggest they'll be punished.

The statistics fly in the face of Jurgen Klopp on Alex...

Jurgen Klopp suggested Oxlade-Chamberlain wasn't involved in enough goalscoring situations at Arsenal, intimating that the opposite will be true at Liverpool. But is he right?

Arsene Wenger's head-to-head record against Jurgen Klopp is worrying

Arsène Wenger's head-to-head record with Jurgen Klopp significantly worsened since the German manager joined Liverpool in 2016.

Joe Hart to start against Arsenal on Tuesday: Here’s why that’s...

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David Moyes says Joe Hart will start in goal for West Ham United in Tuesday's League Cup clash with Arsenal, which should please Gunners supporters.

There is one competition Arsenal have struggled to deliver in

Despite their FA Cup success, Arsenal have really struggled to deliver in the League Cup over the last six years.

The shocking statistic that highlights Arsenal's woes in front of goal...

Arsenal are the only big-six club to have just one player in the Premier League's top-25 goalscorers this season.

The clearest evidence Arsene Wenger isn't setting Arsenal up properly

Only one Premier League side have conceded more goals in the opening fifteen minutes of games than Arsenal have this season.

Two West Ham players Arsenal shouldn't fear in Carabao Cup clash

Arsenal have no reason to fear West Ham's main two forwards, Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic, because their record against the Gunners is actually pretty poor.

Only two players have made more fouls than Arsenal's combative and...

Eleven months after Granit Xhaka's last red card for Arsenal, the question remains if the midfielder has started to turn a corner in regard to his indiscipline. There is evidence to the contrary.

Arsenal player could set new Premier League record

Petr Cech could become the first Premier League goalkeeper to keep 200 clean sheets on Friday.

£150m: Tottenham better at selling players than Arsenal

Arsenal rank fifth in the list of the top 10 teams with the most money from player sales since the Premier League began.

Arsenal 20-year-old is outperforming first-team players with significantly less playing time

Despite having significantly less game time than the likes of Sead Kolasinac and Hector Bellerin this season, Ainsley Maitland-Niles has still managed to put in more successful crosses than both.

This statistic explains why Arsenal are struggling for form

Despite Arsène Wenger's insistence that Arsenal are creating "many different good opportunities", there is a statistic that suggests otherwise.

Arsene Wenger is starting to have a real problem with this...

David Moyes is starting to develop a habit for preventing Arsenal from scoring, after West Ham picked up a 0-0 draw against Arsene Wenger's side on Wednesday.

The embarrassing statistic that shows what direction Arsenal are currently going...

Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham are all closer to the relegation zone than Premier League leaders Manchester City, after the results in midweek.

Arsenal’s head-to-head record with West Ham makes interesting reading

Arsenal have dominated West Ham in recent years but will it be different this time?

This is why Olivier Giroud will be desperate to start against...

Olivier Giroud will be desperate to start against West Ham on Wednesday night given his impressive record against the Hammers.

This is the Arsenal striker who has made a career of...

Olivier Giroud equalled the Premier League record for most goals from a substitute at a single club at the weekend, but Arsenal fans shouldn't be surprised.

Statistics highlight how bad this Arsenal player was against Southampton

If you watched Alexis Sanchez's display against Southampton on Sunday afternoon, you'll know that he didn't exactly perform to the best of the ability, and these stats prove it.

Shocking stat emphasises how poor Arsenal are away from home

Arsenal have only scored nine goals in eight away games this season - and five of those came at Everton!

Arsene Wenger has a big problem in games against this opposition

While many fans were proud of Arsenal's performance in last Saturday's 3-1 defeat to Manchester United, it's clear Arsene Wenger struggles to inspire his side in big games.

Mauricio Pochettino gets the credit but stats prove Arsene Wenger is...

Mauricio Pochettino has done great work with Tottenham, but Arsene Wenger has still won more points at Arsenal than the Argentine has with Spurs in the last three years.

Definitive answer: Is Alexis a positive or negative influence on Arsenal?

Watching Alexis Sanchez turning over the ball so often can be frustrating but does his positive influence on the game outweigh the negative?

Olivier Giroud proves he’s the anti-Cech when it comes to penalties

Olivier Giroud proved that he's the antithesis of Petr Cech as he coolly scored his 15th penalty against BATE Borisov on Thursday evening.

Arsenal are top of the table for this ignominious statistic

Arsenal have made more errors leading to an opposition shot than any other team in the Premier League this season.

Arsenal are in danger of setting ignominious record this season

Arsenal are in grave danger of losing the most Premier League games in a season under Arsène Wenger, if they continue as they've started.

The statistics prove Arsenal have one the best midfielders in the...

Aaron Ramsey is fast becoming one of the best box-to-box midfielders in the Premier League, and the statistics back up such a claim.

Olivier Giroud proves media narrative wrong with stunning stat

Olivier Giroud is Arsenal's fourth-best goalscorer of all time, yet there are still people are there who don't rate him.

225 games: Arsenal and Manchester United’s head-to-head record from the beginning

Let's face it, Arsenal don't have the best record against Manchester United.

The statistic that proves Olivier Giroud is better than Eric Cantona

Did you know that Olivier Giroud has now scored more Premier League goals than Eric Cantona?

The statistic that makes Arsenal's centre-back one of the best defenders...

Shkodran Mustafi has been in fantastic form lately and this statistic shows that he could actually be one of the best defenders in the Premier League.

Impressive stat shows these 3 players should always start for Arsenal

Just in case you had any doubts over Arsenal's current first choice back three, here's a stat that proves Laurent Koscielny, Shkodran Mustafi and Nacho Monreal should always start together.

This is why Arsenal beating Tottenham at home should have never...

Arsenal have lost just once to Tottenham Hotspur at home in all competitions since 1993, so why was anyone in doubt that they could get a result on Saturday?

Why isn't this awful Tottenham stat talked about more?

Did you know that Mauricio Pochettino has only won one away game out of 17 played against the Premier League's top six? Probably not.

Arsenal's is easiest, Manchester United's hardest

Arsenal apparently have the easiest Christmas schedule because they get the most rest during the busy festive period.

Arsenal’s wage bill almost twice that of Tottenham and that’s not...

Arsenal have the fourth highest wage bill in the Premier League ahead of the likes of Liverpool and Tottenham.

More stats emerge that shatter Mesut Ozil narrative as pundits show...

More statistics have emerged following Germany v England's 0-0 draw on Friday evening that prove Mesut Ozil isn't the lazy player the media insist on labeling him when he plays for Arsenal.

Twice as many: Big difference between Academy 1st team minutes for...

Arsenal have given academy graduates the most opportunities of any club in the top two divisions this season.

You won't believe how much money Arsenal have actually spent in...

Only Manchester United and Manchester City have spent more in the transfer market over the last five years than Arsenal, so why is this not translating on the pitch?

This is why Arsene Wenger will be happy with West Ham’s...

David Moyes is taking over at West Ham and Arsene Wenger is probably pretty pleased.

The damning statistics of Alexis Sanchez that raises the question why...

It probably won't surprise anyone to discover that Alexis Sanchez's stats against Manchester City reflect exactly how poor his performance was.

Stats destroy Mesut Ozil narrative as he outperforms Manchester City star

When it comes to the whole Mesut Ozil v Kevin de Bruyne debate, most people probably reckon they know which one has the better stats, at least this season.

Only Tottenham star and Manchester City pair performing better that maligned...

Sky Sports have released their latest power ranking of the Premier League's most in form players.

Divisive Arsenal midfielder climbs to 4th in Sky Sports' Power Rankings

Aaron Ramsey has risen to fourth in the Premier League Power Rankings, emphasising his good form at the moment.

Mesut Özil more creative than ever according to the stats despite...

Mesut Özil's creativity is reaching new levels this season, according to the statistics, even beating his fantastic 2015/16 campaign.

All 11 players who’ve scored 50 goals for Arsene Wenger

Aaron Ramsey became the 11th player to score 50 goals under Arsene Wenger on Saturday but who are the other 10?

Astounding Petr Cech stat puts him just behind Manchester United and...

Despite the general consensus being that Petr Cech is past his best, the goalkeeper has kept the third-most clean sheets in the Premier League since 2015.

Arsenal best club for sticking with youth players

Arsenal are the best club in the Premier League when it comes to bringing young players up to the first team and sticking with them.

Alexis Sanchez stats v Swansea make for embarrassing reading

Only one player covered less distance than Alexis Sanchez during the full 90 minutes of Saturday's match against Swansea, and the Chilean's top speed was even slower than Mertesacker's.

Arsenal set impressive new Emirates record

Arsenal have won their last 13 matches in all competitions at the Emirates.

This is where Arsenal rank among English clubs for youth development

Arsenal have made the CIES Football Observatory's lists of the top training clubs in Europe.

Why do Arsenal concede so many penalties?

Arsenal have conceded the most Premier League penalties since the beginning of the 2016/17 season after Troy Deeney's spot-kick for Watford found the back of the net, but why?

2 Arsenal players amongst top 5 Premier League super subs

Arsenal have two players in the top five for the most substitute Premier League goals of all time, Olivier Giroud and Nwankwo Kanu.

Explaining why Arsenal score more goals of this kind than any...

Arsenal have scored more headed goals than other Premier League side this season. 

Arsenal set a new record in Saturday's defeat to Watford

Arsenal have conceded more penalties than any other top-flight team following their 2-1 loss away to Watford on Saturday.

Surprising stat emerges after Arsenal’s latest shambles at Watford

No team has scored more headers than Arsenal in the Premier League since the start of the 2015/16 season.

Arsenal and Chelsea lead in London derbies despite weekend shambles but...

Incredibly, Arsenal have won exactly the same amount of points as Chelsea in London derbies since the start of the Premier League era.

Arsenal aiming to avoid unwanted 80-year record against Watford

Arsenal will be aiming to avoid drawing level with this rather depressing record for the first time in 80 years against Watford on Saturday.

Paul Merson talks nonsense about Mesut Ozil – he works harder...

Paul Merson says he wouldn't put Mesut Özil back into the team against Watford, as the German doesn't work hard enough.

The statistics show why Arsenal 28-year-old should be coveted by every...

Since signing for Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013, Mesut Ozil has provided more assists than any other Premier League player.

Arsenal ship 10th most goals in Premier League history, Tottenham come...

Arsenal have shipped the 10th-most Premier League goals in history but guess who's number one?

Can you name every Arsenal Premier League top goalscorer?

Arsenal have had a variety of top scorers since the Premier League's inception in 1992, can you remember them all? Which one has won the most awards?

Surprising Arsenal man makes top 10 for Premier League touches, Granit...

While the fact that Granit Xhaka has already had the most touches in the Premier League this season probably won't surprise you, the second Arsenal player to get into the top 10 might.

Petr Cech makes 8th-most Premier League saves this season, former Gunner...

Petr Cech has made the eighth-most saves in the Premier League this season.

Lazy Mesut Ozil makes Europe’s top 10 for key passes made

Mesut Ozil has recorded the ninth-most key passes in Europe this season.

Arsenal man completes third-most Premier League minutes ever

Petr Cech
Petr Cech has completed the third-most Premier League minutes ever.

Arsenal midfielder's value plummets by 50%

Since July 1st 2016, Santi Cazorla has experienced one of the biggest drops in transfer market value in world football.

Stats you need to see that show how important Alexis is...

Alexis Sanchez has been in involved in more goals than any other Arsenal player since the start of the 2016/17 season.

Unlikely Arsenal man only player to hit Premier League milestone last...

Nacho Monreal was the only player in the Premier League last weekend to complete more than 100 passes.

How Arsenal fare in Sky Sports’ Power Rankings

Sky Sports' power rankings for the 2017/18 season so far have been released but how do Arsenal fare?

Is Lacazette right to say Premier League refereeing is more dangerous?

Alexandre Lacazette said in a recent interview that some of the decisions made by referees surprise him, and what he considers a dangerous challenge seems normal in the Premier League.

Arsenal fan favourite makes European Team of the Month

Nacho Monreal has made it into WhoScored's Europea team of the month, based solely on the statistics they gather.

Arsenal top list but Manchester United dominate when it comes to...

After Real Madrid's goal scoring streak finally ended after 73 games, talkSPORT put together a list of the longest streaks for Premier League teams.

Surprise as Arsenal's best performer of season so far named

Petr Cech has been Arsenal's best performing player this season, according to stats from Sky Sports.

The statistics that are setting Arsenal 31-year-old apart from the rest

Nacho Monreal's good form with Arsenal at the moment is summed up by the fact he's made more clearances, interceptions and tackles than anyone else this season.

Arsenal win second-most Premier League points ever

Arsenal have won the second-most Premier League points ever.

Narrative blaster: Arsenal have second best set-piece record since Klopp joined...

Arsenal have the second-best record defending set-pieces since Jurgen Klopp became Liverpool manager in 2015.

Only Liverpool and West Ham concede more goals-per-shots than Arsene Wenger's...

After talkSPORT compiled a list of the number of shots each team concede before letting a goal in, we're taking a look at where Arsenal feature in the list, and why that might be.

Lacazette v Morata, Chelsea v Arsenal: What the really stats say

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Arsenal face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the 13:30 kick-off on Sunday, and we're taking a look at some of the stat comparisons between the two teams ahead of the game.

Liverpool pay £40m for player named second worst at Arsenal last...

According to a new model, which uses plus-minus rating to determine the Premier League's most influential players, Liverpool have just forked out £40m for Arsenal's second-worst player.

Not Alexis: Arsenal’s most influential player revealed as Ozil ranks 3rd

In a new model devised by data experts from the University of Liverpool,University of Salford, and University College London, we can see who Arsenal's most influential player was last season and, guess what? It's not actually Alexis Sanchez.

Manchester United dominate shirt sales, Arsenal new boy & Eden Hazard...

Manchester United are understandably dominating shirt sales this season.

These 4 Arsenal players named among Premier League's most effective strikers

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Robin van Persie of Arsenal celebrates scoring their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium on May 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Robin van Persie, Ian Wright, Nicolas Anelka and Thierry Henry have been named among the Premier League strikers with the best goals-per-game ratio ever.

Why are Arsenal so terrible against Liverpool at Anfield?

With the Gunners facing Liverpool in the Premier League on Sunday, we question why Arsenal have shipped so many goals at Anfield, especially in recent seasons?

This Arsenal defender's win percentage proves why Wenger must start him...

With Laurent Koscielny set to return to the fold following his three-match suspension, we look at just how crucial the centre-back is to Arsenal's starting XI.

This is the state of Arsenal’s financial situation

How much money do Arsenal actually have to spend on transfer fees and wages?

This is how Arsene Wenger could lose Arsenal £212m

Arsene Wenger has been hailed as a master of business, a company man, for years... but is he really?

No one in the Premier League has covered more ground than...

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal gestures to his team mates during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on August 11, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
It probably won't surprise you to find out that Granit Xhaka covered the most ground in the Premier League during the opening weekend.

Manchester United and Chelsea forwards tipped to do better than Lacazette...

Manchester United and Chelsea's new signings, Romelu Lukaku and Alvaro Morata, have been tipped to do better than Alexandre Lacazette this season despite the former Lyon forward actually scoring more than both of them last term.

Is this why Arsenal aren’t signing Riyad Mahrez?

Arsene Wenger is a man who loves statistics, so could this be why he allegedly turned down the chance to sign Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez this summer?

Arsenal 11th best in Europe, Tottenham 22nd, United, City, and Chelsea...

Arsenal are the 11th best team in Europe according to UEFA's coefficient rankings.

Lacazette v Giroud: Stats and team influence

How do Alexandre Lacazette and Olivier Giroud match up when you compare their recent stats?

The richest football club owners: Arsenal shareholder is “£6bn richer than...

Alisher Usmanov
Arsenal shareholder, Alisher Usmanov, is the eighth richest football club owner in the world.

Number of goals expected from Lacazette at Arsenal calculated

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Alexandre Lacazette is expected to score around 18 goals during his first season in the Premier League.

Even more impressive Lacazette stats show he's not all about the...

According to WhoScored, only one player has completed more key passes in Ligue 1 since 2014 than Lacazette has.

How do Lacazette and Giroud compare: Stats and team influence

Arsenal have announced the long awaited transfer of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon, so let's take a look at what this transfer means for Olivier Giroud and how the two compare.

7 stats to get Arsenal fans even more excited about Lacazette

Lacazette is an exciting forward with his peak years still ahead of him, but if that's not enough for you, we're gonna take you through seven reasons you should be excited.

What are Lacazette’s chances of winning Golden Boot at Arsenal?

With Alexandre Lacazette set to complete his £52m move from Lyon to Arsenal any day now, what are the odds of the striker winning the Premier League Golden Boot next season?

Are Arsenal to blame for Santi Cazorla’s injury disaster?

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Are Arsenal to blame for Santi Cazorla's injuries late on in his career?

One-hit wonders: 20 players who scored just once for Arsenal

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Did you know there are 20 players who have only scored one Premier League goal for Arsenal?

Which Arsenal U23 player made the top-20 list for most Premier...

Hector Bellerin has made the top 20 list for most Premier League minutes amassed for an under-23 player last season.

Could Arsenal’s title challenge be over in November?

The 2017/18 Premier League fixtures have been announced and Arsenal have the toughest start out of all the other top six teams.

How Arsenal's run-in can deliver Champions League football

The 2017/18 Premier League fixtures have been released and while Arsenal have one of the toughest starts in the top five, they've got a relatively smooth run-in to secure Champions League football.

22 Arsenal loanees rated

Squawka has ranked all 22 of Arsenal loanees from last season.

The 9 most surprising stats about Wenger’s Arsenal reign

With Arsene Wenger signing a new two-year deal with Arsenal, it can be pretty satisfying to look back at his statistics from his 21-year (and counting) reign.

Infograph: Arsenal’s Premier League season 16/17 review

It's been a few weeks since our worst Premier League season in 20 years finally finished - and I don't know about you, but I can't wait for the new one to start.

Jean Michael Seri scout report: Review of Arsenal’s latest transfer target

Arsenal are reportedly holding talks with the agent of Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri with a view to making a potential transfer. But what do we actually know about the Cote d'Ivoire playmaker?

Arsenal blown out of the water by Manchester United’s operating income

Manchester United have blown Arsenal's operating income out of the water.

Kolasinac v Gibbs and Monreal: Who’s the best option?

After Arsenal announced their new signing, Sead Kolasinac, on Tuesday, you might have been wondering how he compares to the club's other left-backs, Nacho Monreal and Kieran Gibbs.

Kolasinac v Monreal: By the numbers

It was always reported that Arsenal were signing Sead Kolasinac as a long-term replacement for Nacho Monreal and it appears he's the right man for the job if his stats are anything to go by.

20 amazing Arsenal Premier League stats from 16/17

While most of us already know that Alexis Sanchez scored 24 goals in the Premier League this season and managed 10 assists, one more than Mesut Ozil, here are some other amazing facts from 2016/17.

Arsene Wenger at Arsenal: Money spent, trophies won, players used

With Arsene Wenger set to stay at Arsenal for at least another two years despite not having the best season in the league, it's easy to lose sight of everything he's achieved up until this point.

Aaron Ramsey sets FA Cup final record

Aaron Ramsey set an FA Cup final record against Chelsea during Arsenal's 2-1 win on Saturday.

Arsenal player of the season named

It will probably surprise absolutely nobody to find out that Alexis Sanchez has been named Arsenal's player of the season.

Head-to-head: History won't decide Arsenal v Chelsea but money might

Ahead of this weekend's FA Cup Final, we take a look at how Arsenal have fared against their London rivals.

Olivier Giroud stats label him Premier League super-sub of the season

Olivier Giroud's latest stats have labeled him as the most effective Premier League super-sub this season amid talk that he could leave in the summer.

Granit Xhaka second only to Chelsea man for pass stats this...

Granit Xhaka has completed the second most passes in the Premier League this season.

Only Chelsea have been worse at this than Arsenal this season

Arsenal are usually applauded for giving their younger players a chance but this season there's only been one team worse at it: Chelsea.

Arsenal set new Premier League record against Sunderland

Arsenal set a new Premier League record for shots taken against Sunderland on Tuesday night.

‘Lazy’ Mesut Ozil sets new Premier League record v Sunderland

Often unfairly branded as 'lazy', Mesut Ozil proved that he's anything but during Arsenal's 2-0 win over Sunderland on Tuesday.

Awesome Alexis Sanchez infograph: Goals and assists breakdown

Well, no matter how much he can frustrate at times, with his poor passes and running into defenders, Alexis Sanchez is one hell of a goal scorer and we're very lucky to have him.

Arsenal squander more big chances than Liverpool, Tottenham & more

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In comparison to the majority of their rivals, Arsenal have squandered more big chances this season and have a less accurate conversion rate too.

Olivier Giroud’s goals and assist coming at incredible rate this season...

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Despite only making 16 starts over all competitions this season, Olivier Giroud's goal and assist rate is on another planet.

Premier League Golden Boot race: Arsenal, Everton and Tottenham men scrap...

After his goal against Southampton on Wednesday, Alexis Sánchez has now netted 20 league goals for Arsenal this season.

Arsenal v Liverpool Champions League play-off a possibility: Here’s how it...

Jurgen Klopp
Did you know that if Arsenal and Liverpool are completely tied on points, goals scored and goal difference at the end of the season, there could be a Champions League play-off?

Alexis stat: More than any other player in Premier League

Alexis Sanchez has scored more away goals than any other Premier League player this season.

Cut it out: Koscielny leads the way in Premier League stat

It probably won't surprise you to find out that Laurent Koscielny has made the most Premier League interceptions this season.

Arsenal & Tottenham's Champions League money compared

Arsenal have banked over £17m more than Tottenham this season; here's why.

Arsenal have 5% chance of Champions League football, Liverpool 89%

Just in case Arsenal fans weren't grumpy enough following their 2-0 loss to Spurs at the weekend, it's emerged that the Gunners only have a 5% chance of qualifying for the Champions League this season.

Arsenal: 6 points against sides above them, 54 below

Arsenal's horrific form against the sides above them in the table compared to below has been laid bare.

Arsenal leader or Tottenham star? Who's really having the better season?

When the PFA Team of the Year was announced, there seemed to be outrage that Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld was not included but who really is having the best season?

How much do the Arsenal board take out of the club?

Arsene Wenger and Ivan Gazidis of Arsenal
Ever wondered how much the Arsenal board take out of the club? Well, wait no longer.

Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho most unlucky Premier League managers

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According to a new study by sbo.net, Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger are two of the most unlucky managers in the Premier League.

Alexis Sanchez v Oliver Giroud stat that will shock you

Olivier Giroud scores at a better rate for Arsenal than Alexis Sanchez, despite the former being labelled a donkey and the latter world-class.

Arsenal’s decline in 7 painful stats

With the season coming to an end, and four teams contesting two Champions League spots, Arsenal look favourites to finish outside the top four for the first time since Arsene Wenger took over in 1996.

Damning Hector Bellerin stat as Arsenal fans boo but does he...

Some Arsenal fans booed Hector Bellerin when he came over to see them at the end of the game against Crystal Palace and based on his stats, it's not hard to see why.

Spurs fans finally right about 'this year' and Arsenal

If you haven't already, it's probably time to accept that Spurs are going to finish above Arsenal this season, which means no St Totteringham's Day for the first time under Arsene Wenger.

Only Chelsea are better at this than Arsenal

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield on March 4, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Only Chelsea have been better at converting shots to goals this season than Arsenal.

Tactical long read: Both sides demonstrate strange tactics in Arsenal's draw...

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Arsenal broke their Premier League losing streak with a well-earned point in what transpired to be a strange tactical battle against Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City.

Nicking a living? Mesut Ozil does this more in England than...

Mesut Ozil’s form at the minute is awful, I think we can all agree on that.

Stat attack: Everything you need to know ahead of Arsenal v...

Arsenal stats
Arsenal welcome Manchester City to the Emirates this weekend as we finally bid farewell to international football for the season. Ahead of the game, the lovely people over at Kickoff.co.uk sent us through a great stats pack

Damning stat that shows how crucial Santi Cazorla is to Arsenal

As if we didn't already know what an integral part of the Arsenal team Santi Cazorla is, this stat proves it.

‘Poor’ Ozil outperforming praised Manchester City star

Mesut Ozi's agent has hit out at criticism
Despite Mesut Ozil not being at his best during the second half of this season at Arsenal, he's still ahead of Manchester City's new boy, Leroy Sane.

Manchester United and Tottenham stars with more cards than Granit Xhaka

Granit Xhaka and Olivier Giroud
Given Granit Xhaka's reputation for being a dirty player, it may surprise opposition fans to learn that Manchester United's Paul Pogba and Spurs' Dele Alli have actually picked up more yellow cards this season.

Arsenal's year-on-year decline under Wenger

It may or may not surprise most to know that since Arsene Wenger joined Arsenal in 1996, his win percentage has decreased.

Is Alexis really part of the problem at Arsenal as stats...

Alexis Sanchez v Watford
A recent article on Squawka highlighted eight statistics which suggested Alexis is currently part of Arsenal's problem, but how do they stand up under scrutiny?

Arsenal keeper makes more saves than Manchester United and Tottenham counterparts

Petr Cech
Despite coming under heavy criticism for his form this season, Petr Cech is actually making more saves than Manchester United's David de Gea and Spurs' Hugo Lloris.

Arsenal use fewer players than Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester United, Manchester City,...

Over the past five years in the Premier League Arsenal have used fewer players than any of their main rivals.

Stat - Alexis Sanchez better than Barcelona superstar in key area

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield on March 4, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
According to CIES' football observatory ratings, Alexis Sanchez is a lot better at shooting than Barcelona's Neymar.

New Arsenal forward almost as quick as Bellerin and Walcott

In case you didn't know, Arsenal's Japanese forward, Takuma Asano, is quite the speedster; in fact, he's almost as quick as Theo Walcott and Hector Bellerin.

Infograph: 199 games, most faced opponents & more – Arsenal in...

Our annual Champions league match against Bayern is slowly approaching so it's the perfect time to discuss our Champions league history.

Is this why Arsenal are rubbish in the first half?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
It’s well known that Arsene Wenger is not a shouter.

Stats highlight Mesut Ozil's biggest flaw

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

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

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

Arsenal make more subs than opposition – the stats

Arsenal substitutions
It’s well known that Arsene Wenger rarely reaches for his subs before the 70 minute mark, but did you know he’s made more changes than the opposition this season?

Arsenal’s top six travel woes

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

Stat: Petr Cech ranks behind Tottenham and Manchester United men

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

Stat: Does Walcott contribute more to Arsenal than Giroud?

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Fascinating stats have emerged that suggest that Theo Walcott could actually make more of a contribution to Arsenal than Olivier Giroud.

Stat proves Giroud could be hero Arsenal need after Preston North...

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Olivier Giroud has now scored five goals in five starts.

Good news for Arsenal fans - Gunners have 'easiest' January

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According to The Stats Zone, Arsenal have the easiest run of fixtures in January.

Olivier Giroud has most shots on goal v Bournemouth

Olivier Giroud
Olivier Giroud once again made a pretty solid case for a new contact during Arsenal's 3-3 draw against Bournemouth.

Aaron Ramsey completes more passes than any player v Bournemouth

Despite getting off to a shaky start out wide, Aaron Ramsey managed the most successful passes out of any other player during Arsenal's 3-3 draw against Bournemouth.

Stat: Proof this could be the year Tottenham finish above Arsenal

Laurent Koscielny
These latest stats predict that Arsenal will finish in fifth this season, while Spurs will finish fourth.

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

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

Laurent Koscielny completes more clearances than anyone v Manchester City

Laurent Koscielny
Laurent Koscielny was once again Arsenal's main man against Manchester City.

Alexis Sanchez commits most fouls out of any player v Manchester...

Alexis Sanchez
When you think of Alexis Sanchez, it's usually something to do with football, dogs or smiling; he's a lover not a fighter.

Amazing stat shows Theo Walcott has overtaken massive Arsenal legend

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott has now scored more Premier League goals than Robert Pires.

Stat that proves Olivier Giroud is level with Gareth Bale in...

Olivier Giroud v Bournemouth
Olivier Giroud is level on headed goals with former Spurs star, Gareth Bale.

Stat: Two Arsenal stars among players with highest win rate

Nacho Monreal
Nacho Monreal and Petr Cech are two Arsenal stars among the players with the highest Premier League win percentage.

Gabriel completes more blocks than anyone else v Everton

After Gabriel had a surprisingly successful spell at right-back in place of the injured Hector Bellerin, he appears to have improved at centreback as well.

Granit Xhaka still passmaster v Everton despite Arsenal loss

Granit Xhaka
Despite Arsenal losing against Everton 2-1 on Tuesday night, Granit Xhaka was still the passmaster, completing the most passes out of anyone on the pitch.

Stat that proves Hector Bellerin is better than Manchester City right-back

Hector Bellerin and Theo Walcott
Hector Bellerin has more assists since making his Arsenal debut than Bacary Sagna had during his entire final five years at the club.

Alexis Sanchez creates more chances than any other player v Stoke

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez didn't score against Stoke City but he created the most chances out of anyone else on the pitch.

Arsenal forward reaches massive milestone v Stoke

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott is now a member of the 100 club.

Worrying Petr Cech penalty stat emerges

Petr Cech
Although there's no question that Petr Cech is, or at least once was, one of the best goalkeepers in Europe, his lack of saved penalties is disturbing.

Granit Xhaka completes more passes than any other player v Stoke

Granit Xhaka
It may not surprise you to learn that Granit Xhaka completed the most passes out of any other player on the pitch during Arsenal v Stoke.

Stats! Arsenal currently 6th best team in Europe, Chelsea above, Liverpool,...

Arsenal stats
Arsenal are in sixth place when it comes to the best teams in Europe this season with two potential Champions League opponents occupying spots above them.

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

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

Two Arsenal men make BBC TOTW, one very surprising

Arsenal team of the week
Alexis Sanchez and Nacho Monreal were both selected in Garth Crook’s BBC Team of the Week for the matches that were played this weekend.

32% of Arsenal fans prefer Alexis Sanchez’s hat-trick v West Ham...

Alexis Sanchez
In a poll Daily Cannon ran on Sunday, 32% of Arsenal fans voted for Alexis Sanchez's hat-trick against West Ham over Dennis Bergkamp's against Leicester City in 1997.

Alexis Sanchez had more shots than any other player v West...

Alexis Sanchez
It may not surprise you in the slightest but Alexis Sanchez has more shots, on target or otherwise, than any other player for either Arsenal or West Ham during the Gunners' 5-1 win.

Oxlade-Chamberlain completed more take-ons than any other player v West Ham

A rare Premier League start for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain but another solid performance.

Arsenal hit unbelievable 1934/35 scoring high

Wilf Copping, Eddie Hapgood, George Male, Ted Drake
Arsenal are scoring at a rate of 2.4 goals per game this season – a ratio they have not managed since 1934/35.

Granit Xhaka did these four things more than any other player...

Granit Xhaka v Bournemouth
Granit Xhaka finally got a start for Arsenal and he used it to run, pass, tackle, and recover the ball more than any other player.

Shocking stat highlights Arsenal's massive stumbling block against Jose Mourinho

Just in case you were feeling in any way confident ahead of Arsenal's trip to Manchester United on Saturday, here's a fun stat.

Does this key stat prove Arsenal should fight to keep midfielder?

Jack Wilshere Bournemouth
Jack Wilshere has completed the most dribbles out of anyone in the Premier League.

Stat proves that these two players are integral to Arsenal's attack...

It's unusual to come across a goal scoring and assist stat that doesn't involved Mesut Ozil but here we are.

Infograph – All the stats behind Alexis Sanchez’s first 50 Arsenal...

A look at the stats behind Alexis Sanchez's first 50 goals for Arsenal

Arsenal v Tottenham head-to-head record

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With Arsenal's first clash of the season against Tottenham looming, we take a look at our head-to-head record against our north London rivals st home.

Unbelievable stat proves why Giroud should start over Alexis

Following Olivier Giroud's Premier League brace against Sunderland on Saturday, an outstanding stat emerged.

November Pain – Are Arsenal fans right to be afraid? The...

Arsenal November
Ask any Arsenal fan who has been paying attention over the past five years, and they’ll tell you – Novembers are terrifying.

Surprising Arsenal players led the way in tackling and ball recovery...

If you had to guess who made the most ball recoveries and tackles for Arsenal against Sunderland, you’d probably pick Francis Coquelin or Mohamed Elneny. You'd be wrong.

94% accuracy + most touches - the most influential Arsenal player...

Mohamed Elneny came in for a lot of criticism for his pairing with Francis Coquelin in last week’s draw against Boro, but the Egyptian really stepped things up this week against Sunderland.

Arsenal wizard now one short of new creative milestone

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

How are these unreal Arsenal defender stats even possible?

Laurent Koscielny
When we at Daily Cannon saw stats claiming that Laurent Koscielny has only committed two fouls so far this season, we weren't sure it was possible.

Surprising Arsenal player proven faster than Chelsea star

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

Surprising Arsenal man outdoing Messi and Neymar

Francis Coquelin better than Messi?
If I asked you who completed the most final-third passes at Arsenal, you wouldn’t pick Francis Coquelin, but he’s leading the way, not only in London but across the whole of EUROPE!

The Ludogorets decision that cost Arsenal against Middlesbrough

Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny and Francis Coquelin
When you win and score six, it's easy to think that everything is rosy and that decisions which were questioned before kickoff didn't, ultimately matter.

How Middlesbrough targeted this Arsenal 'weak link' to nearly snatch all...

If you asked anyone who is Arsenal's best fullback, you'd unlikely find 100% of respondents tell you that it is Hector Bellerin and not Nacho Monreal.

How often does Mesut Ozil score or assist for Arsenal?

Taking a look at his goals and assists since he first arrived at the club, it was easy to work out that Mesut Ozil scores or creates a goal every 1.9 games. So what about the rest of his Arsenal stats from his time in London?

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

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

Crazy Koscielny goalscoring stat as he outscores two Arsenal midfielders combined

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

Stat that proves Mesut Ozil is a better playmaker than Cesc...

As if we didn't already know, The Mirror have published a piece on the best playmakers ever to grace the Premier League and, guess what? Mesut Ozil tops it.

Ozil’s first assist of the season is a record-breaker

Mesut Ozil's assist for Germany on Saturday set a new record

Theo Walcott emerges as Arsene Wenger’s longest serving player

Theo Walcott has now become Arsene Wenger's longest serving player in 20 years having been at Arsenal for 3910 days.

Mesut Ozil – Awful against Burnley or something else?

Mesut Ozil
Ask most people who was Arsenal’s worst player against Burnley and they’ll likely tell you ‘Mesut Ozil’.

In focus: Xhaka’s pass map, stats, best photos + highlights v...

Taulant Xhaka and Granit Xhaka
Granit Xhaka got a start against Basel in the Champions League in light of Francis Coquelin's injury and the Swiss set about impressing against his old side.

Stat: Santi Cazorla is passmaster once against v Basel

Santi Cazorla once again proved to be a passmaster against Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday night.

Mesut Ozil proves to be dangerous pass-master v Chelsea

Despite not having the sharpest accuracy during Arsenal's 3-0 win over Chelsea on Saturday evening, Mesut Ozil was still one of our stand-out pass-masters.

Arsenal midfielder schools Chelsea with pass-masterclass

Santi Cazorla was Arsenal v Chelsea's best pass-master and showed the Blues how you control a game.

Stats: Alexis playing his best football since arriving at Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez is just a machine and his stats this season show he's just getting better.

Has Mesut Ozil lost his crown to Arsenal youngster?

Alex Iwobi
Alex Iwobi seems to have overtaken Mesut Ozil on assists so far this year but does this mean he's stolen the playmaker's crown?

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

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

Stats: Bellerin v Monreal – Battle of the Arsenal fullbacks v...

We often talk about Hector Bellerin’s ability to get up and down the flank but often, we leave Nacho Monreal out of that conversation.

Koscielny v Mustafi – Who was pass-master at the back v...

Since Shkodran Mustafi arrived at Arsenal we’ve been looking closely at his passing stats given that he arrived with a reputation as a ball-playing centreback.

Worrying stat - Why are Arsenal creating so little?

In a graph put together by Ed Shorthouse, we can see that after four games Arsenal are creating a fraction of what the other top teams are.

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

Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adrien Rabiot (3rdR) vies with Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi (2ndR), next to Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender Maxwell (R), and Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Blaise Matuidi (L) during the UEFA Champions League Group A football match between Paris-Saint-Germain vs Arsenal FC, on September 13, 2016 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris. AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE / AFP / FRANCK FIFE
There wasn't much to cheer about in Arsenal's game against PSG but they somehow managed to get themselves a draw and Mustafi stood out once again with his passing ability.

Koscielny in BBC TOTW but Cazorla omitted for Liverpool midfielder with...

Santi Cazorla
Garth Crooks left Santi Cazorla out of his BBC Team of the Week despite him outscoring Adam Lallana according to whoscored.com.

Stats: Is Mustafi really a ball-playing centreback?

Arsenal v Southampton
Shkodran Mustafi arrived at Arsenal with a big price tag and a reputation as a ball playing centreback, so is he? Is that what we saw against Southampton on Saturday at the Emirates?

Why Arsenal new boy is a liability Gunners can afford

Granit Xhaka has picked up another red card during Switzerland's 2-0 triumph over Portugal.

Giroud passes Manchester United legend's goal tally

Olivier Giroud's only gone and beaten Eric Canota's goal tally for the France national team.

Is Arsenal's new striker good enough?

With the signing of Deportivo's Lucas Perez all but officially announced, fans have already started to question whether the striker is really an 'upgrade' on Olivier Giroud.

Arsenal lightweight star out-tackling Granit Xhaka in surprising stats

Arsenal stats
One of the main criticisms levelled at Theo Walcott is that he doesn’t work hard enough unless he’s due a new contract, but is he working to change that?

Surprise stat! Arsenal, Liverpool score more late winners than Manchester United

Arsenal stats
It seems like Manchster United score more late winners than anyone, but they don't even score more than Arsenal

Stat: Liverpool ran record distance v Arsenal

from Arsenal's opposition
Apparently, Liverpool ran 117.6km in total during their match against Arsenal at the Emirates on Sunday.

Stat: Walcott closes in on Bergkamp’s Arsenal record

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

Stat that proves Arsenal (and Liverpool) are terrible at penalties

It probably won't surprise you to know that there has been more penalties missed in clashes between Liverpool and Arsenal than any other fixture.

Stat highlights Arsenal's vulnerable spot after concerning Liverpool loss

Mesut Ozil
Arsenal's worrying 4-3 loss to Liverpool at home on Sunday once again highlighted how vulnerable we are from range.

Stat: Arsenal new boy reckless against Liverpool

To Arsenal fans' surprise, Granit Xhaka didn't start against Liverpool but when he came on with 24 minutes left to play, he made his mark on the game.

Surprising stat that proves Leicester City's loss makes them similar to...

from Arsenal's opposition
Leicester City's 2-1 loss to Hull on the opening day of the season has shown perhaps they're more similar to Arsenal than they'd like to think.

Paul Pogba to Manchester United means Jose Mourinho has spent over...

This news may not come as a surprise to many but Jose Mourinho has become the first manager to spend over £1bn on new signings.

Stats: Proof that Arsenal midfielder is one of the best

Granit Xhaka has been named in WhoScored.com's top XI newcomers this summer after signing for Arsenal.

Arsenal set to travel furthest during pre-season

Arsenal are set to travel the most out of any other Premier League club during pre-season.

What would Arsenal be getting if they swapped Giroud for Higuain?

There was a story doing the rounds on Thursday that Arsenal were considering offering Napoli Olivier Giroud and a bucketload of cash for Gonzalo Higuain.

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

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

Stat: Liverpool face tough test against Arsenal on opening day of...

from Arsenal's opposition
Liverpool face a tough task against Arsenal on the opening day of the season, if stats are anything to go by.

Better than Benzema! Giroud: My numbers speak for themselves (and they...

Olivier Giroud has hit back at his critics who still think he’s a donkey despite scoring eight in his last eight games for France with a better record than Karim Benzema for his country.

Exclusive Infograph: Arsenal’s Premier League season

At the end of the season it's always time to take a look back at what happened over the previous nine or so months.

Stat: Mesut Ozil misses out on record by one

Mesut Ozil missed out on breaking Thierry Henry's record by one assist this season.

Stat that proves Arsenal striker cannot leave

Olivier Giroud netted Arsenal's 37th Premier League hat-trick - more than anyone else in the League.

Leicester and Watford penalty kings as Arsenal receive Premier League’s lowest...

Arsenal stats
It has not gone unnoticed that Leicester have won a lot of penalties this season and Arsenal have not, but what price those penalties given and denied?

Stat that proves Arsenal need to keep forward at all costs

Alexis Sanchez has, once again, proven why he's so important to Arsenal.

Stat that proves Giroud is head and shoulders above other strikers

Since Olivier Giroud's debut for Arsenal in 2012, he's scored more headed goals than any other player in the Premier League.

Leicester’s title win or Arsenal’s Invincible season, which is better?

Although Leicester were 5000/1 to win the Premiership this season, was Arsenal's Invincible season better?

No place for Bellerin or Monreal in 10 best European fullbacks...

CIES Football Observatory have revealed the top performing full backs and centrebacks in Europe this season and there is no place for any Arsenal player.

Graphic: Arsenal’s 20-pass move for goal v Norwich

Arsenal stats
Arsenal's goal against Norwich was about much more than Olivier Giroud finally moving.

Stat that shows striker is not good enough for Arsenal

A worrying statistic uncovered by the Mirror proves that Olivier Giroud is simply not good enough to be Arsenal's first choice striker.

Chelsea man moves ahead of Arsenal legend

Cesc Fabregas has now overtaken Dennis Bergkamp's assist record.

Özil breaks Chelsea legend's Premier League record but wasteful Arsenal ruin...

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Özil set a new Premier League record for chances created in a season (since 2003/04) on Sunday.

Incredible infographic as Arsenal reach exclusive Premier League milestone

On 21st of April 2016, Arsenal won 2-0 against West Bromwich Albion: our 500th Premier League win since it was formed in 1992.

Stat that proves Pulis can’t beat Arsenal – at home anyway

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Tony Pulis has now failed to take any points off Arsenal in eight trips to the Emirates.

Arsenal join Manchester United at massive milestone

Arsenal are now the second team to win 500 matches in the Premier League.

Infographic: Stats rank Özil as Premier League’s best player

The season is coming to a close and Arsenal won't be winning any silverware but Mesut Özil does still have a chance of being...

Tony Pulis' horrific Emirates Stadium record broken down before West Brom...

Arsenal stats
Tony Pulis is seen as something of a manager who has Arsène Wenger's number but, honestly, he's only ever been any good when he's at home.

The stat that shows Arsenal are worse than Aston Villa

This will probably only come as a surprise to about three people (Arsene Wenger included) but Arsenal's conversion rate at home is one of the worst in the Premier League.

Former Tottenham and Arsenal man proves to be thorn in Gunners'...

Emmanuel Adebayor has an annoyingly decent record against Arsenal.

Stat: Arsenal have worst London derby record for half a century

Arsenal are currently 'enjoying' their worst season against fellow London teams since the 1960s.

Stats show concentration problems hurting Arsenal

Arsenal stats
Arsenal conceded two goals in the run-up to half-time after taking an early two-goal lead themselves continuing a worrying trend this season.

Ozil stat shows how crucial German is to Arsene Wenger

Mesut Ozil comes in for a crazy amount of criticism but with 18 assists in the league this season, the German playmaker has been directly involved in 43.6% of the club’s Premier League goals this season.

Crazy Monreal stat that shows how important he is – or...

If you thought Nacho Monreal was the best in his position in the Premier League, you could be right as it has been revealed that the Spaniard has the best career win percentage of any player currently in the division.

Arsenal's Champions League record safe for now

Arsenal should be favourites says Jens Lehmann
Jens Lehmann’s record of minutes without conceding in the Champions League will stand for a little while longer after Keylor Navas conceded two in Germany.

Stat: Elneny sets season record against Watford

Mohamed Elneny
Mohamed Elneny completed 121 passes against Watford setting a new record for the season for the most in one game.

Stat: Arsenal don’t concede when these two play

Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny and Francis Coquelin
Arsenal returned to Premier League action with a comprehensive 4-0 win over a disappointing Watford side but did you know...

Stats show Arsenal have clearly been practicing

Against Watford Arsenal managed a total of 19 shots, 12 of which were on target (63%). Makes a nice change.

Crazy Alexis Sanchez stat after star scores against Watford

Arsenal stats
Alexis Sanchez grabbed his 11th goal of the season against Watford to get Arsenal on their way at the Emirates but did you know it was his first goal for the club with his left foot?

Coquelin becomes interception record holder after Everton performance

Francis Coquelin has etched himself into the record books after making 13 interceptions at Goodison Park on Saturday. This means that Coquelin now holds the...

Hector Bellerin equals former Arsenal playmaker's assists

Hector Bellerin has equalled Cesc Fabregas' assists for this season so far: four. The right-back chalked up his fourth against Everton in the Premier League...

Stats: Alex Iwobi’s Man of the Match performance

Alex Iwobi capped his first Premier League start for Arsenal with a goal and the man of the match award. Not bad for the kid...

Danny Welbeck’s efficient stats against Everton

He might have only featured in five Premier League games this season, but he has three goals to his name. Yes, Danny is back. Welbz has...

Messi embarrasses Arsenal with Champions League record

Time to look away, Arsenal fans. Almost undoubtedly the best player in the world, Lionel Messi has punished Arsenal time and time again, scoring an...

Stats show your eyes are right – Arsenal are awful at...

Arsenal stats
If, after watching Arsenal lose at Barcelona, you were cursing their awful finishing, you’d be right to do so. Sometimes, when watching football you can...

Arsenal on a losing streak worse than every year since 2002

Arsenal stats
A loss on Sunday was Arsenal's third in a row at home. After defeats to FC Barcelona and Swansea City, Watford came to the Emirates...

Arsenal hadn't lost home cup game to Premier League side in...

Arsenal stats
So Arsenal lost to Watford on Sunday, ending a streak of 15 consecutive FA Cup ties won. It means the hunt for silverware this season...

Arsenal to match club record with win over Watford

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

Ospina stat shows Tottenham dominated derby

When Petr Čech pulled up on Wednesday night, everyone had the same thought: not David Ospina against Tottenham. However, the Colombian shut plenty of critics...

Approaching 20 years, Wenger now finally the longest serving manager in...

Joining Arsenal in September 1996, Arsène Wenger is fast approaching 20 years at the helm of our great club. Now, after so long in charge,...

Arsenal troll Tottenham with fewer shots and worse accuracy

Arsenal stats
Arsenal came away from Tottenham with a result that, let’s face it, we’d all have taken before kick-off. Expecting to be humiliated at White Hart...

Alexis hadn't scored a Premier League goal in 140 days

Rescuing a point for Arsenal on Saturday, hopefully the equaliser in the north London derby can reinvigorate Alexis Sánchez. The Chilean netted in the fourth...

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

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

The real reason Arsenal’s results are so awful ahead of Tottenham...

Arsenal stats
There’s something up at Arsenal. Actually, there are many things up at the club but there is one glaring problem that we can’t miss – Arsenal...

Campbell: Wenger and Walcott need a frank conversation

Sol Campbell has come to the defence of Theo Walcott, who has faced the ire of Arsenal fans this week, but have they been unfair?

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

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

Damming Walcott stat shows problems for Arsenal after embarrassing Manchester United...

Theo Walcott faced the ire of Gooners everywhere for what was an awful display against Manchester United on Sunday. Standing head and shoulders above the...

Crazy stat as Arsenal are finally favourites to beat Manchester United

Arsenal stats
You probably don’t need to be told that Arsenal haven’t won at Old Trafford in the Premier League in ten years. Unless you’re a bit...

On paper: Manchester United v Arsenal

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

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...

The numbers: Barcelona haven't lost by two at home in three...

The tie isn't over! That's what players such as Héctor Bellerín and Luis Suárez have said after Barcelona's 2-0 win at the Emirates Stadium on...

Stat: Arsenal need to show midfielder the door

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

Stat: Have we already seen the best from Mesut Ozil?

Mesut Ozil has now gone nine Champions League games without an assist. Of course, this stat doesn't take into account the playmaker's achievements in the...

Arsenal defender and Manchester United forward most fielded u21s in top...

Hector Bellerin is the most used full back across Europe’s top five leagues who qualifies as an u21. According to data released by the CIES...

Arsenal are drawing more blanks than they have in seven years

Arsenal stats
Since 2009 Arsenal have lost Cesc Fábregas, Emmanuel Adebayor, Samir Nasri, Robin van Persie just to name a few talented attacking players. However, no...

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

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

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

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

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...

Welbeck’s winner was a landmark late Arsenal goal

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

Proof Arsenal are using their bench better than all of their...

Arsenal stats
The depth of the Arsenal squad has long been a talking point, as has Arsène Wenger's reluctance to look to his bench before it's...

Arsenal lead the Premier League since 2013 in shock goalscoring stat

Arsenal stats
A set-piece goal used to be a rarity for Arsenal fans, as did anything coming from a cross. Let's get one thing right quickly: crosses...

Arsenal hadn't won from behind at half-time in over 30 games...

Arsenal stats
Back in October 2011, Arsenal trailed 2-1 at Stamford Bridge at half-time. The Gunners came back to win 5-3, a huge win with a...

Stat that disproves Arsenal early kick-off weakness

Arsenal stats
It’s been a long held belief that Arsenal suck at early kick-offs. It’s not surprising. Some of the heaviest defeats that Arsenal have suffered recently have...

Key stats that decided Arsenal v Leicester

Arsenal stats
  Arsenal got one over Leicester, once again, at the Emirates on Sunday, cutting the gap to the top of the table to just two...

Arsenal v Leicester: The key stats

Arsenal stats
Arsenal, as you may be aware, play Leicester this weekend and all eyes are on the Gunners as they look to close the five point...

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

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

Stat: Arsenal on worst Premier League goal draught for seven years

Mesut Ozil
There's cause for concern in the Arsenal camp after we went yet another game without scoring on Tuesday. This is the third Premier League match...

Stat: Southampton goalkeeper has game of his life against Arsenal –...

It always seems as if opposition goalkeepers have the game of their lives when they play Arsenal and in Fraser Forster's case, it's true. The...

Watch: Elneny's first Arsenal game

It was a day to remember for Arsenal new boy Mohamed Elneny, as the Gunners beat Burnley 2-1 on his debut. A new signing from...

Crazy Arsenal FA Cup stat

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

Stat: Alexis loves a Cup

Alexis Sanchez continued his return from injury by getting handed a start against Burnley on Saturday and promptly popped up with a goal. Picked as...

Damning Arsenal defensive stat

Arsenal stats
Arsenal moved passed Burnley at the Emirates on Saturday with a 2-1 win thanks to goals from Calum Chambers and Alexis Sanchez. While their flowing football...

Giroud and Arsenal strikeforce best in League ahead of Man City

Arsenal stats
The Daily Mail have taken it upon themselves to rate the strikeforce of every Premier League side and have given Arsenal ‘why don’t they...

Surprising Arsenal man ahead of Ozil in Power Rankings

Arsenal stats
Sky Sports have released their latest Power Rankings and a surprising Arsenal man leads the way for the Gunners – Laurent Koscielny! The Arsenal defender...

The highs and lows of Mesut Özil's first 100 Arsenal games

Defeat against Chelsea on Sunday was a sucker punch, and a milestone went under the radar as a result. Mesut Özil was playing his 100th...

Since 2013: Chelsea benefit from 3 penalties and 4 reds ...

It feels like the same old story, and that's because it is. We do something stupid, Chelsea take advantage, we don't beat them. Basically there...

Arsenal haven’t scored against Chelsea since signing Mesut Özil

Arsenal stats
Mesut Özil signed for Arsenal in September 2013, eight months after the Gunners' most recent Premier League goal against Chelsea. Unbelievable, isn't it? One goal...

Stat: Walcott's brilliant record against Chelsea

It started with his first ever goal for Arsenal. At just 17, Theo Walcott scored against Chelsea at the Millenium Stadium in the 2007...

The essential Arsenal v Chelsea infographic

Arsenal stats
Sunday afternoon sees Chelsea visit the Emirates Stadium in an unfamiliar position. Last season's champions are just four points above the Premier League relegation zone...

Stat: Former Chelsea man proves his Arsenal price tag

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

Arsenal duo prove to be most effective in Premier League, just...

Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud are statistically the most deadly duo in the Premier League but are we really surprised? With 23 goals and 18...

Manchester City trumping Arsenal in spectacular shooting stats

Arsenal stats
With far more goals from outside the box than any other Premier League side this season, Manchester City are underlining their credentials as possible...

Čech looking to reach landmark only achieved by Manchester United legend

Leaving Leeds United for Manchester United in November 1992, maverick talent Eric Cantona sparked something of a revolution at Old Trafford. If he was not...

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

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

Incredible Petr Cech stat

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

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

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

Worrying stat highlights Arsenal's defensive troubles away from home after conceding...

Although we've only lost one match at home in the Premier League (cheers, West Ham), our away form leaves a lot to be desired. In...

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

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

Stat: Arsenal with amazing FA Cup scoring record

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Arsenal put three past Jordan Pickford in the Sunderland goal on Saturday afternoon as they ensured their name would be in the hat for...

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...

Crazy Koscielny goalscoring stat

Laurent Koscielny is our third highest goal scorer this season. With three league goals, the defender is in front of everyone except for Olivier Giroud...

Stat: Do Ozil's assists make him Arsenal's most valuable player?

Since signing for Arsenal only two years ago, Mesut Ozil has reached 30 assists - nine more than any other player. I think I, and...

Stat: Why Arsenal goalkeeper is best in league - ever

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

Stats: The Arsenal player who always steps up in big games

Every season, almost without exception, Theo Walcott steps up in a big game. As a teenager, his first Arsenal goal came against Chelsea in a...

Arsenal statistically likely to win Premier League this season

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With Arsenal's win over Manchester City moving them four points clear in second place, a surprising stat emerged after the 3-0 victory on Monday...

Arsene Wenger turns around record Manchester City, United and Chelsea

Not that long ago, Arsenal couldn't buy a win against a top side. Their record against all the big boys, and some of the medium-sized,...

Stats: Giroud and Walcott continue to prove Wenger right for not...

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When the summer transfer window closed and Arsenal then announced that Danny Welbeck’s leg had fallen off, the Gooner world exploded in rage. How could the...

Insane Flamini stat

When Francis Coquelin was crocked and Mikel Arteta's leg fell off, people were a little worried. That meant that we'd have an extended period of...

Stats: Mesut Ozil makes former Liverpool man look stupid after Manchester...

Mesut Ozil
Isn’t life just like that? You go and put your opinions out there and along comes a footballing genius to make you look like a...

Proof Mesut Ozil is better than Manchester United and Chelsea

As Mesut Ozil grabbed two assists against Manchester City on Monday night at the Emirates, the Arsenal man moved even further clear as the...

Proof that Arsenal cannot afford to lose on Monday

It's pretty clear that a lot is riding on Monday night's game between Arsenal and Manchester City. Leicester City are currently top of the Premier...

The essential Arsenal v Manchester City infograph

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Arsenal welcome Manchester City to the Emirates on Monday night for their Premier League clash which could go some way to deciding the destination...

Čech and Wenger respond to record-equalling afternoon

Keeping a clean sheet at Villa Park on Sunday, Petr Čech equalled the Premier League record for clean sheets. After weeks of chasing down David...

Numbers show 80 points will win the league, but why?

A win against Aston Villa on Sunday sent Arsenal to the top of the Premier League table. They could yet be usurped by Leicester City,...

Stat: Giroud twice the player that arrived at Arsenal

Olivier Giroud netted his 50th Premier League goal on Sunday against Aston Villa as he slotted home Arsenal’s opener from the penalty spot. Becoming the...

Striker overtakes Arsenal legend's Champions League tally

Not only did Olivier Giroud score his first hattrick for Arsenal against Olympiacos to put us through to the knock-out stages of the Champions...

Wenger interview confirms he is using advanced analysis of numbers

Branded 'arrogant and naive' by Gary Neville at the start of the season, Arsène Wenger really is anything but. The misconception is that Wenger always...

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

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

Arsenal midfielder has convincingly outpassed the Premier League

Santi Cazorla
Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has completed more than 200 passes more than any other Premier League midfielder so far this season. An injury suffered by...

Stats: Arsenal would be 10th without Özil's influence

Well, Mesut Özil's a bit good. When he isn't supplying others with goals he scores them himself. The whole one-man team thing is usually nonsense...

Stat: Ozil and Alexis prove instrumental for Arsenal

Just in case you weren't already aware, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil have been huge for us so far this season. So huge, in fact,...

Stat: Are Arsenal unluckiest team in Premier League or just not...

According to Orbinho, Arsenal have hit the bar more times than any other team in the Premier League but is this down to bad...

Stat: Gibbs Arsenal’s most effective attacking player against West Bromwich...

A strange - or alarming - stat has emerged that Kieran Gibbs had more shots than any other Arsenal player in our 2-1 loss...

Stat: Özil best in Europe ahead of new contract

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

Özil still a long way from Arsenal legends assist tallies

With 10 assists in 11 Premier League games, everyone is right to praise Mesut Özil. The German playmaker is having an incredible season; in fact,...

Arsenal midfielder now 50 games unbeaten at Emirates Stadium

Coming off the bench with Arsenal trailing on Sunday afternoon, Mathieu Flamini was in danger of losing a pretty special record. An improved performance and...

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

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

Stats: Arsenal’s horrific record when conceding first

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After seeing out a comfortable 3-0 win against Swansea City last weekend, we looked at a pretty impressive and valuable stat. When taking the lead...

Stats: Mesut Özil sets a Premier League record

Another Arsenal game, another Mesut Özil assist. 11 Premier League appearances this season and he has assisted 10 Arsenal goals, more than any other player...

Wenger right to hail Čech once more

Despite playing behind a talented defence, Petr Čech has been heavily involved for Arsenal this season and Sunday was no different. A simple save to...

Wenger should consider dropping defensive weak link for Tottenham game

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

The Ozil effect: Stats show he’s the best in Europe

Mesut Ozil is on fire at the minute. The German, who has really risen to the challenge this season and is starting to make his...

How does Ozil compare to Tottenham’s star man?

When Tottenham rock up at the Emirates at the weekend, Arsenal will know that their biggest threat comes from Christian Eriksen. The Danish playmaker has...

Stat: Bayern Munich have over six times as many shots on...

It's no secret that Bayern Munich absolutely ran rings around Arsenal on Wednesday in their 5-1 Champions League clash. However, the statistics behind the match...

Stat: Cech lets in five goals for the first time since...

Arsenal's 5-1 defeat to Bayern Munich was the first time Petr Cech has let in five goals since the Gunners' 5-3 win over Chelsea...

Stats: Arsenal’s amazing recent record when scoring first

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Once Arsenal scored the opening goal on Saturday, there was hardly any way you could see Swansea City getting back in the game. Not only...

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...

The facts behind 2000 goals under Wenger

Olivier Giroud's opener in Arsenal's 3-0 win was special. The goal itself was very good, but not special. It was, however, the 2000th goal scored...

Super stat: Arsenal man best in the league

We all knew that we'd be getting something pretty special when we landed Petr Cech from Chelsea in the summer. I'm not entirely sure most...

Arsenal dominate stats-based ‘power rankings’

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

Stats show Giroud is the best header of a ball in...

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has often been criticised for his ability in front of goal, but the Frenchman has netted six times since the...

Record-breaking stat: Wenger sets another first

With Arsenal's 211 win over Everton in the Premier League on Saturday, Arsene Wenger set yet another record in the competition. Such has been Arsenal's...

Stat: No-one does this better than Giroud

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

Leading stat: Arsenal continue run as Calendar Kings

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

Historic stat: Ozil sets Premier League record

Mesut Ozil
Mesut Ozil grabbed his seventh league assist of the season as he set up Olivier Giroud for Arsenal's opener against Everton on Saturday afternoon. With...

Power: Arsenal talisman tops rankings while underrated defender shines

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Alexis Sanchez continues his awesome run by topping the SkySports Power Rankings for the second week in a row. Based on Premier League form, his...

Arsenal v Everton – what the head-to-head record tells us

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Arsenal and Everton are two of the top flight's mainstays and, as a result, they have an extensive head-to-head record. In all, the sides have...

Stat: Giroud's incredible record as a sub

With three goals in his last four Arsenal appearances, fans would be forgiven for asking why Olivier Giroud isn't starting games again. Teams seem used...

Ramsey among Arsenal's most tireless players

We all saw Aaron Ramsey limp off the pitch with a hamstring injury during Arsenal's 2-0 win over Bayern Munich. Used in different roles, both...

Shock stat: 30-year-old covers more ground than every Bayern player

Tinhy midfielder Santi Cazorla didn't have a vintage performance against Bayern Munich on Tuesday, but he showed those little legs still have a lot...

Stats: Arsenal put an end to myriad of impressive Bayern stats

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Arsenal's 2-0 defeat of Bayern Munich on Tuesday evening but an end to a number of impressive streaks Pep Guardiola's side were on. Since Guardiola...

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

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

Stats: Arsenal duo creating more chances than almost everyone else

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Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla are second and third when it comes to creating chances in the Premier League this season. Ozil, in second place,...

Arsenal’s Martinez ranked best keeper in Championship

Emiliano Martinez is certainly using his loan spell at Wolves to showcase his talents. Emi has played eight league games for Wolves and kept three...

Arsenal weekend pass masters once again

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

Cazorla pleased with physical battle and the stats back him up

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla continued to show the surprising grit that he's added to his game in the 3-0 win over Watford on Saturday. The...

Stats: Ozil compared to Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United stars

Grabbing two assists at the weekend against Watford, Mesut Ozil became the joint highest assist maker in the Premier League this season. For many Arsenal...

Was Wenger right all along about his striking options?

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When the transfer window closed without a striker arriving at Arsenal, a mass tantrum took place. You were involved in it, and so was I....

Stat: Ozil assists his way to top of the charts

Mesut Ozil has regained his position as King of Assists after his display against Watford on Saturday afternoon. Fouled in the build-up to Alexis Sanchez's...

Arsenal calendar kings once again

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If Premier Leagues were contested over a calendar year, it feels like Arsenal would win it most seasons. But, alas it isn't and they don't. Still,...

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

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

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

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

Stat: Not Ozil – Arsenal man creating more than anyone in...

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If I told you that an Arsenal man had created more chances than anyone else in Europe's top leagues, who would you guess it...

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

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

Infograph: How did Arsenal’s players do on international duty?

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We've made it through another interlull and can now focus on the upcoming Premier League game against Watford. With 12 senior players in action for...

Former Tottenham stopper threatening a David Seaman record

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

Manchester United defeat saw two landmark moments as Arsenal ran riot

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A 3-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday saw Arsenal reach an Emirates Stadium landmark. The third goal, brilliantly scored by Alexis Sánchez, was the...

Have Arsenal turned around record with Anthony Taylor as ref?

Heading into last April, Arsenal fans winced when Anthony Taylor was named as a referee for any game. And why not? Most memorably, Taylor sent...

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

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

Crazy Walcott stat shows forward ready to be Arsenal’s star striker

You won't find many people on the planet who think that Theo Walcott should be a stiker but his stats make a fool out...

Stats prove Alexis is misfiring badly

Arsenal can't score. Last season this wasn't always an issue, as Alexis Sánchez scored or created a goal and handed us with a get out...

Walcott stats prove he’s a top class finisher

Theo Walcott is clinical, but you probably don't believe me. Stats like the one below have been doing the rounds in recent days, and the...

Arsenal best of the rest in Champions League

With 17 appearances in the group stages of the Champions League, 15 instances of qualifying from their group and one final appearance, Arsenal are...

Stat: Walcott’s finishing on a par with Henry

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

Čech confused by lofty clean sheet numbers

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Čech is not doing a good job of keeping track of his clean sheets. I guess it's tricky when you have as...

Stoke City's overrated goalkeeper?

Arsenal peppered the Stoke City goal with attempts on Saturday, but was Jack Butland really that good? The English goalkeeper managed to keep Arsenal at...

The stat that shows Ozil is still King of Creation

Mesut Ozil gets a hard time, mostly from people who aren't smart enough to actually watch him play. Grabbing a lovely assist on Saturday for...

Wenger on what Theo needs to become an instinctive finisher

Despite netting his 11th goal in 11 Premier League starts, the debate rages on as to whether or not Theo Walcott is good enough to...

The Gabriel stat that has the internet talking

It's safe to say Gabriel is finding his way into the hearts of Gooners the world over. From his no-nonsense approach on the pitch to...

Stats show Wenger right not to buy Manchester United man

Francis Coquelin was voted as Arsenal's player of the month for August and he continued his impressive form with a man of the match...

Walcott reaches milestone that Wright, Henry and van Persie never could

Arsenal's Theo Walcott scored his first goal of the season in Saturday's 2-0 win over Stoke City. In doing so, the England international found the...

Arsenal man denies he has broken record

There was some confusion on Saturday afternoon as Petr Čech kept his third Premier League clean sheet for Arsenal. The goalkeeper's three clean sheets in...

Impressive stat when Özil and Walcott both start

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

Petr Cech could clinch a Premier League record against Chelsea next...

Following Arsenal's 2-0 defeat of Stoke City on Sunday afternoon, goalkeeper Petr Čech is within touching distance of the Premier League clean sheet record. The...

Arsenal and Manchester United attracting more tourists than any other club

A recent study has found that Premier League games have become a huge tourist attraction, with Arsenal and Manchester United attracting more fans from...

Alexis named 'best value' transfer while Manchester United waste money

A study by Soccerex has seen Arsenal forward Alexis Sánchez named the best transfer in Europe from last season. The Chilean international signed for Arsenal from...

Arsenal’s most injured team of the century

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Arsenal struggle with injuries, it's pretty common knowledge. It's a burden, it's an explanation of a barren spell in terms of trophies, and it's really...

Injury stats: Will Arsenal’s remaining forwards stay fit in Welbeck’s absence?

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So the transfer window is shut, Arsenal didn't sign a forward, and now Danny Welbeck is out until Christmas. Hands up if you saw that...

Study ranks Arsenal duo in Europe's top 20

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A study run by Soccerex has seen two Arsenal defenders ranked in the top 20 young players in Europe. Calum Chambers and Héctor Bellerín are still just...

Stat: Francis Coquelin leads the way

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Francis Coquelin loves a tackle, this we know. Against Newcastle at St James' Park on Saturday he was on the receiving end of more than...

Stat: Čech did what no Arsenal goalkeeper has done in six...

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Čech has only made three Premier League appearances for the club, but has already done something pretty impressive. The goalkeeper made eight...

Incredible Gabriel stat after nine Arsenal appearances

A strong first appearance of the season saw Gabriel claim a clean sheet for Arsenal. The Brazilian defender was brought into the team with both...

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...

Crazy Mesut Ozil stat

Every since Mesut Ozil signed for Arsenal two seasons ago, it has been illegal to mention his name without prefixing it with his pricetag (we're...

Arsenal fans must accept stagnation of Ox and Wilshere

Football fandom is a peculiar phenomenon. To an outsider, the idea of choosing a club and supporting it through thick and thin is a strange...

Arsenal lose Champions League record

by Lee Hurley Arsenal no longer hold the longest winning run in Champions League qualifying as Czech side Viktoria Plzen won their 13th game in a row...

Wenger embarrassed by Ferguson in manager rankings

by Lewis Ambrose Somebody has ranked all Premier League managers and Sir Alex Ferguson beats Arsène Wenger by quite some distance. I don't think the 'study'...

New stat shows Wenger is greater than the entire league combined

by Lewis Ambrose Tuesday afternoon saw Leicester City sack manager Nigel Pearson, and Arsène Wenger reached a new high by Premier League standards. Appointed in September...

Abou Diaby’s Arsenal career in numbers

by Lee Hurley Abou Diaby was released by Arsenal this week. We're not going to go into the injury inflicted by Dan Smith, or the subsequent...

Pre-assist stats show Alexis was undeniable star of the season

by Lewis Ambrose Assists are important, obviously, but pre-assists deserve some love too and InTheMiddleGiroud has revealed just who contributed the most last season. A pre-assists is the...

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

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

Arsenal match Chelsea in statistical team of the season

Statistics don't lie, right? Well, maybe they do sometimes, but for the purposes of this post which sees four Arsenal players make the team of...

Arsenal drop below Aston Villa in Injury League final table

Despite a rough start, Arsenal's fitness has been stellar as reflected in the season's final Injury League table. Since the end of March, Arsenal have...

Walcott named best in Europe after weekend display

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

Not Coquelin: Surprising player makes most tackles v West Brom

Mesut Ozil once again demonstrated that he is doing nothing more than 'nicking a living' by putting in more tackles on the final league...

Arsenal’s league season in stats

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

Arsenal looking to avoid unwanted record against Sunderland

Arsenal go into the game against Sunderland on Wednesday night knowing that a point will all-but secure automatic Champions League qualification. The Black Cats also...

How Arsenal's playmaker improved after injury woes

Mesut Ozil missed three months in the first half of the season due to knee ligament damage but the stats show he's actually improved...

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

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

Proof Arsenal's injuries cost them points in title race

Shockingly, groundbreaking new research shows that the more players you have fit, the more games you win. In a report by the Telegraph, a new...

Arsenal's net spend per point third highest, Manchester United top

The Daily Mail have produced a graphic that shows the net spend per point for every club. In what is a nice little exercise, the...

More evidence that Alexis Sanchez is quite good

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

Alexis currently Premier League's best player

After scoring a brace in Arsenal's match against Hull City, Alexis Sanchez has flown to the top of the EA Sports Performance Index table...

Stat: Arsenal midfielder does this more than anyone in Premier League

Francis Coquelin has proven again and again this season that he's a force to be reckoned with on the pitch. His interception rate especially is...

Not Ozil: Arsenal man with more assists than any other

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

Coquelin already outperforming Chelsea man he wants to emulate

Francis Coquelin will come face-to-face with the man he's been compared to since he returned to Arsenal from Charlton. Widely seen as the best defensive...

Arsenal drop below Everton, Manchester United in Injury League

Arsenal are having their best run of form since 2005 and are seeing their best run of fitness per the recent Injury League table. 30th...

The Arsenal stat no-one is talking about (but should be)

Arsenal have exactly the same record after 31 games this season as they did last...well, not exactly the same.

Four Arsenal players make London team of the week

After demolishing Liverpool on Saturday, four Arsenal players made the London team of the week.

Arsenal top European form and 2015 table

Arsenal are the in-form team in both the Premier League and across all of Europe.

Amazing Mesut Ozil stat

When Mesut Ozil plays for Arsenal at the Emirates, put your money on a home win.

Three Arsenal players in Premier League Top Eight

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

Wenger right about Giroud, he’s better than Tottenham & Chelsea strikers

Arsene Wenger has claimed that Olivier Giroud is one of the best strikers in the Premier League, but is he right?

Arsenal: With and without Coquelin

Francis Coquelin has been one of the standout performers for Arsenal this season, so how have the side done with him and without him?

The stats that shatter an Arsenal myth

Have Arsenal fallen off regularly in the Barclay's Premier League? We seem to hear it regularly, but is it really true?

The stat that shows Arsenal fans they shouldn’t panic

Arsenal often look like they're going to blow a lead, never more-so than when they go two up. But perhaps we should all relax, as this stat shows.

Two Arsenal players make Champions League team of the round

Arsenal may have had their Champions League dreams crushed for another season, but it's not all bad news.

Top 5 Arsenal performers in last 7 games

Think you know who has been Arsenal’s standout performer recently?

Arsenal overtake Manchester United in the Injury League

Arsenal keep moving on up all the tables.

Monreal goal brings up impressive landmark for Arsenal

Arsenal are often called a one-man team, this stat shows they are anything but.

Sorry, Gary Neville, you're just the latest to be cheated by...

Gary Neville is the latest to stick the boot in on Mesut Ozil, and the latest to get it wrong.

Revealed - the number of hamstring injuries Arsenal have suffered...

Arsenal have suffered another pulled hamstring, so how many is that this season? Find out here.

Francis Coquelin better than Chelsea man? The stats say so

Nemanja Matic is widely regarded as the best defensive midfielder in the league. And then Francis Coquelin arrived.

How does Sanchez compare to Chelsea and Manchester City hitmen?

I don't think anyone will argue that Alexis Sanchez is amazing. But do you realise how amazing?

The stats that show Arsenal man is best in the league

Francis Coquelin is shining since his return to Arsenal, but do you know how well he's actually doing?

The stats that show Arsenal beat themselves

Monaco didn't beat Arsenal as much as the Gunners defeated themselves.

All you need to know - AS Monaco factfile

Stephen has done an excellent opposition preview already, so all that Is left for our regular feature is the facts, stats and figures to...

Incredible Arsenal set-piece stat

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

Alarming Aaron Ramsey and Wojciech Szczesny stat

There are some lists you don't want to be on. This is one of them for Aaron Ramsey and Wojciech Szczesny.

Arsenal top list of teams charged by FA

If you ever thought the FA might be out to get Arsenal, here are some stats that will help you on your quest to uncover the truth.

Amazing Francis Coquelin stat as he outdoes Chelsea man

Francis Coquelin has been more than a little impressive since his return from Charlton. Here's just more evidence that he could be the answer to Arsenal's DM problems.

Who’s Arsenal’s number one? [with surprising stats]

Who should be in goal for Arsenal on a permanent basis? You've got three to choose from, take your pick with help from our stats.

Incredible Olivier Giroud stat [with graphic]

Olivier Giroud was once called a 'flop.' The Arsenal striker arrived in England without a big price-tag so, of course, that meant he had to...

The man in the middle – Manchester City 0 Arsenal 2...

On Sunday against Manchester City, Mike Dean confused me. Used to ranting and raving like a lunatic after he’s been in charge of one of...

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...

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...

Surprising Mathieu Flamini stats

He comes in for a lot of criticism but in a roundup of stats for 2014 and for the first half of the 14/15,...