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

Mesut Ozil
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?

Theo Walcott
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...

Olivier Giroud
Olivier Giroud has now scored five goals in five starts.

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

Arsene Wenger
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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 Bromich Albion?

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...

Arsenal stats
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...

Arsenal stats
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

Arsenal stats
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,...