Have Arsenal fans finally united over Olivier Giroud?

Olivier Giroud is one of my favourite Arsenal players and the fact that Gooners everywhere are finally realising what a fantastic striker he is makes me all warm and fuzzy inside.

Does Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain deserve £120k per week?

According to reports, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is demanding £120k-per-week to stay at Arsenal but does he actually deserve it?

5 reasons Arsenal fans already love Sead Kolasinac

Despite only being at the club for two months, Sead Kolasinac has already managed to win Arsenal fans over and here's why.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s chaotic win over Leicester

Arsenal's 4-3 win over Leicester during their Premier League opener on Friday night was like watching an entire season sped up.

What can Arsenal fans expect from this season?

After Arsenal fans had to live through a roller coaster of a 2016/17 season, what can they expect from the new one?

These two factors keep Arsenal supporters coming back each season

Just as Arsenal supporters got all the stress out of their systems from last season and were able to recalibrate their hopes and dreams, the new campaign is set to begin.

This formation will win Arsenal the Premier League title

Antonio Conte had an instant impact on the Premier League, introducing a ground-breaking 3-4-3 formation at Chelsea which was later to be replicated by Tottenham and then Arsenal.

This midfield partnership could lead Arsenal to a long-awaited title

With Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey, Arsenal have a midfield partnership that can finally boss the game around. Recruiting a top midfielder is easier said...

10 players that Arsenal stood by who showed no loyalty in...

With rumours once again circulating that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain could be Liverpool-bound this summer, Arsenal have every right to feel aggrieved.

Robbie Savage predicts where Arsenal will finish in the Premier League...

Robbie Savage reckons that Arsenal will finish fifth again this season, even with the addition of Alexandre Lacazette.

Are Arsenal ready for the new season?

After beating Chelsea 4-1 on penalties in the Community Shield, it's time to question whether we're ready for the new season yet.

What do Arsenal still need to do before the window closes?

The transfer window shuts on 31 August, which gives Arsenal about 25 days to wrap up a number of deals but what do they need to do?

8 things we learned from Arsenal’s Community Shield win over Chelsea

Another match at Wembley another win for Arsenal.

How much longer will Petr Cech be Arsenal’s number one?

Petr Cech may still possess a lot of quality, but for how much longer can Arsenal rely on him as their number one?

How do Arsenal’s top earners compare to world’s top 10?

Neymar has completed his move to Paris Saint-Germain, for a world record fee and we're looking at his wages compared to other top earners, and the top earners at Arsenal.

What positions do Arsenal still need to strengthen?

There's just one month remaining in the transfer window, and Arsenal still have work to do.

Kolasismack! Arsenal player ratings v Chelsea

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

People want best of both worlds says Wenger who thinks people...

Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger has said that he understands some people might want to kill him, but he's still here.

How do Arsenal players’ salaries compare to Neymar’s?

After his move to PSG, we're looking at how Neymar's massive wages compare to Arsenal's top earners.

5 things to look out for when Arsenal play Chelsea

Arsenal face Chelsea on Sunday in the traditional curtain raiser for the new season, the Community Shield.

Radio host’s bizarre attack on Wenger is utter nonsense

Arsene Wenger has been slammed by a talkSPORT host. It’s hardly new, but Andy Goldstein’s latest rant oddly blames the manager for dragging on the Alexis transfer saga.

How Neymar’s move to Paris Saint-Germain affects Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez

Here comes the money! Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain for £198m in cash, up front. And he'll make another £180.7m in wages for the next five years.

Are Barcelona really targeting Ozil as Neymar’s replacement?

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has been rumoured to be a target for Barcelona as a potential replacement for Paris Saint-Germain-bound Neymar.

Why pre-season is always a positive, regardless of the results

Quite a few Arsenal fans weren’t happy with our loss to Sevilla in the Emirates Cup and seemed disgusted with our 3-0 loss to Chelsea a week earlier.

Redknapp expects Ramsey and Lacazette to succeed this season

Harry Redknapp says that he expects Aaron Ramsey and Alexandre Lacazette to have good seasons for Arsenal.

6 questions that Arsenal still need to answer before the season...

The 2017/18 season is less than a fortnight away but Arsenal still need to answer several key questions before it kicks off.

Why won’t Wenger pay the market rate for Mbappe?

After breaking the club transfer record to sign Alexandre Lacazette, Arsene Wenger has gone back to his old values of not wanting to pay over the odds for Monaco's Kylian Mbappe.

The Arsenal centre forward conundrum

Watching the Euros in the Netherlands with Jodie Taylor flying with five goals in three games while Anna Miedema struggles with zero in three, you have to wonder what Pedro Losa will decide ahead of the 2017/18 season.

What happened between Alexis Sanchez and Barcelona & the answer to...

Considering the media hoopla currently surrounding Alexis Sanchez and his future, we looked back to three years ago when he signed for Arsenal from Barcelona. What happened and was there all this fuss then?

Arsenal in the papers: Monday, 31 July

Despite there seemingly being a lot going on at Arsenal over the weekend, just two stories dominate the papers this morning.

Is Ross Barkley what Arsenal need?

Ross Barkley
Ross Barkley looks certain to leave Everton this summer, but he's not someone who's needed at Arsenal.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s 2-1 loss against Sevilla

It might only be pre-season but it's never pleasant to lose, is it?

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

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

Arsenal fans pick which player they want their club to sign

With the transfer window in full swing and everything pretty quiet on the Arsenal front, we asked our followers who the Gunners should sign if we could only bring in one more player this summer.

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s 5-2 win over Benfica

Although it's only pre-season, it's still nice to beat any team 5-2.

Kolasinac announces himself at Arsenal: Player ratings v Benfica

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

Telegraph troll Arsenal fans with Tottenham ‘ambition’ claims

It appears that the Telegraph are trolling Arsenal fans with their recent piece on Tottenham's ambition.

How Arsenal can get Alexis to stay

Alexis Sanchez has one year left on his Arsenal contract, and has given no indication that would suggest that he intends to extend that.

Ivan Gazidis: Pre-season tour was “brilliant”

Ivan Gazidis
Arsenal have now returned to London for the final part of pre-season, with their tour of China and Sydney complete, and chief executive Ivan Gazidis was pleased how it went down.

61% of fans prefer Arsenal’s 2017/18 third kit

The results are in and it turns out that a whopping 61% of you lot prefer Arsenal's third kit for the 2017/18 season to the other two.

Why Arsenal should just accept a lowball bid for Lucas to...

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)
Arsenal’s Lucas Perez is a target for former club Deportivo, but the Spaniards can’t afford to meet his asking price.

When does Tottenham’s trophy drought start to matter?

Tottenham are being viewed as one of the best teams in the Premier League, but aren't being judged as a big club in regard to silverware expectations.

Alexis has racked up an insane amount of mileage

Alexis Sanchez has played for a mind-boggling number of minutes since joining Arsenal. In his three Premier League seasons, he has played in 103 of 114 matches.

Has Wenger failed Oxlade-Chamberlain?

With Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's future at Arsenal in severe doubt, has manager Arsene Wenger managed him as well as they could have?

Elneny nearing departure from Arsenal

Mohamed Elneny is reportedly close to leaving Arsenal after the club held talks with Galatasaray.

Lucas Perez: A panic buy that went badly wrong for Arsenal

With Lucas' departure from Arsenal edging closer, it's time to reflect on a purchase that didn't go to plan.

Homosexuality in women’s football: Why isn’t the men’s game as progressive?

Prior to England Women winning the Cricket World Cup, England footballer Carly Telford was interviewed by the BBC and wished her cricket-playing partner good luck.

12 ways to fake being an Arsenal fan

Last season Arsenal fans pretty much became their own caricatures.

Why did Arsenal sign Lucas?

With Arsenal's Lucas Perez set to leave this summer after a failed debut season in the Premier League, why did the Gunners sign him?

Jack Wilshere to West Ham: Has his chance of greatness gone?

Jack Wilshere, the hope of a nation at one point, has lost his way.

17 Arsenal memes that will make you cringe

Memes, for the most part, can be pretty funny. These ones aren't

5 players Arsenal should never have sold

With the news that Wojciech Szczesny has sealed a permanent move to Juventus, Arsenal fans have once again been forced to question the motives behind the sale.

16 consecutive league starts then nothing: Is his time up at...

Theo Walcott
Theo Walcott amassed just over 300 minutes of football in the last two months, which could suggest his future is up at the Emirates Stadium.

Manchester United man with worth disciplinary record that Granit Xhaka

Granit Xhaka arrived in the Premier League last season with a reputation for getting himself into trouble with the ref on a regular basis.

8 amazing ‘facts’ about Rob Holding

Rob Holding is better than Fabio Cannavaro, this we know with certainty. Here are eight other 'facts' you might not have known about the best centre-back in the world.

Arsenal’s class of 2009: Where are they now?

Arsenal in the past have done well in youth competition, having won the FA Youth Cup and Premier Academy League in 2009. One would hope that these players would have kicked on and earned the right to represent the first team at some point. Eight years on, it’s worth looking at where they are now.

Are Arsenal looking for a Santi Cazorla replacement?

Santi Cazorla in training
Santi Cazorla's injury problems are reaching the stage where it's difficult to plan ahead with him in mind. Arsenal have to sign a replacement, but will they?

19-year-old forward ready to step up at Arsenal

Having sustained a season-ending injury in late February, the last few months have been frustrating for Stephy Mavididi. So what next?

Liverpool, City & Chelsea: Why Oxlade-Chamberlain's agents are wrong

If you’ve opened a paper recently or looked online, you can’t help but notice the raft of stories linking Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain with a move to Liverpool, City or Chelsea.

Why this Arsenal star is such a divisive figure amongst fans

It's almost impossible to discuss Aaron Ramsey without it turning into a blazing argument. Why is that?

10-minute read: Ainsley Maitland-Niles – Arsenal’s next breakthrough prospect?

This summer, with most fans pre-occupied by the excitement and fear surrounding the comings and goings of established first teamers, it’s easy to forget those players who are trying to create a foothold for themselves at the top level.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s uninspiring 3-0 loss to Chelsea

Apart from the fact that Arsenal need to go back to the drawing board on a number of issues ahead of the new season, what else did we learn from the Gunners' 3-0 pre-season loss against Chelsea?

Tottenham manager uses same excuses Arsene Wenger got hammered for

Mauricio Pochettino is currently being hailed by the British press for not spending money on big name players while using the same excuses Arsene Wenger got hammered for for 10 years.

Arsenal placing trust in 24-year-old with no experience: Are they mad?

Emi Martinez has waited patiently at Arsenal. Now is the time to step up or step away

Only 2 reasons Arsenal have let so many contracts run down

There is one question that lies at the heart of Arsenal's transfer activity so far this summer; why have they let so many of their key players run down their contracts?

His superpower is invisibility: What does this forward offer Arsenal?

Theo Walcott
As an avowed Theo Walcott fan, it breaks my heart to be writing this pod.

Walcott reponds to Arsenal Lemar speculation

Theo Walcott says he's ready to compete with the likes of Thomas Lemar if Arsenal manage to complete a deal for him.

Everton willing to offer £30m for Walcott: Why Arsenal should bite...

A rumour emerged this week that Everton are ready to offer Arsenal £30m for Theo Walcott, which sounds a little too good to be true.

Why Arsenal allowing Olivier Giroud to leave would be a huge...

Despite Arsene Wenger claiming he's sure Olivier Giroud is staying at Arsenal, the big guy himself doesn't seem so sure.

Which of Arsenal’s youth players will step up to the first...

One of the more exciting parts of pre-season every year, for me at least, is seeing youth players get a chance to show what they can do against senior sides.

5 Arsenal players that shouldn’t have been sold

With the news that Wojciech Szczesny has landed in Juventus ahead of his permanent move to the Serie A club, Arsenal fans have once again been forced to question the motives behind the sale.

Arsenal supporters may not agree with Stewart Robson's opinion on Ozil...

Stewart Robson thinks Arsenal should take Mesut Özil's contract offer off the table and sell Olivier Giroud.

Is this 25-year-old set to be the next great Arsene Wenger...

Why did we buy Mohamed Elneny?

Is Alexis Sanchez right to want to leave Arsenal?

Alexis Sanchez has admitted that Champions League football is his priority and he's informed Arsenal of his decision presumably to leave.

Lacazette’s new Arsenal chant – winner or woeful?

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Everyone loves a new chant, especially if it's for a shiny new player that your club broke their transfer record to sign.

5 Arsenal players named in 15 worst Barcelona signings of all...

Five former Arsenal players have been included in Barcelona's 15 worst signings of all time.

How Alexis Sanchez could become as hated by Arsenal fans as...

Alexis Sanchez
Is Alexis Sanchez right to be viewed as the new Robin van Persie by Arsenal fans or should they cut him some slack?

Arsenal international: I'm still an Arsenal player, for now

Olivier Giroud has once again stated that for now he remains an Arsenal player, despite all the speculation around his future.

Arsenal leader: This is my target with Arsenal

Per Mertesacker is retiring from professional football at the end of 2017/18, but he wants to point out that he's not quite done yet.

Still questions to be answered at Arsenal but Lacazette means no...

The signing of Alexandre Lacazette is obviously a landmark one for Arsenal.

Arsenal forward: It’s just unfortunate

Eddie Nketiah is feeling a little unlucky at the minute having hit the post twice in as many games for Arsenal as the wider world gets a glimpse of him for the first time.

Lacazette profiled: Strengths, weaknesses, goals & more

With Arsenal agreeing a deal for Lyon's Alexandre Lacazette, here is a look at how the player could contribute to Arsenal's chances in Premier League if they sign him this summer.

He's a proactive powerhouse! Arsenal new boy makes lasting impression

It was hard to know how to feel when we signed Seas Kolasinac but now that I've seen him play...

Preseason promise: 17-year-old shows Arsenal quality

Every year, pre-season offers an opportunity to some of our youngsters.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s 3-1 pre-season win over Western...

Arsenal beat Western Sydney Wanderers 3-1 on Saturday, giving them an 100% success rate so far in pre-season.

Lacazette aims to end 'curse' of Arsenal number 9 shirt

Lacazette will be Arsenal's new number nine for 2017/18, but is the number cursed? We're taking a look at the other Arsenal number nines in the Premier League era.

Lacazette to Arsenal the latest from Lyon's football factory: The talent...

Arsenal recently paid a club-record fee of £52m for Alexandre Lacazette to his boyhood club Lyon. We're looking at other clubs who have paid Lyon big money fees recently.

Star in the making, worrying Walcott & more things we learned...

Arsenal made a winning start to pre-season earlier today. Here's some of the things we learned.

How Lacazette took 14 minutes to show that Giroud is Arsenal’s...

It's so early in the summer, I haven't yet even built my fantasy team that I will inevitably lose interest in by October, yet Arsenal have already just played their first match of their pre–season, a leisurely 2–0 win over Sydney FC.

Arsenal 17-year-old impress v Sydney: So how good is he really?

Reiss Nelson started for Arsenal against Sydney FC on Thursday morning and promptly made everyone sit up and pay attention.

Sydney goalkeeper full of praise for Arsenal after pre-season clash

One of the stars of Arsenal's opening pre-season match was Sydney FC goalkeeper Andrew Redmayne, who saved a penalty in the game and could have joined the Gunners in the past.

Arsenal goalscorer interviewed after pre-season win in Sydney

After Arsenal's 2-0 win against Sydney FC in their opening pre-season match, Per Mertesacker and Petr Cech spoke to the media.

Would Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain leaving change Arsenal’s best starting eleven?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain could leave Arsenal this summer, but would his departure change Arsenal's best starting eleven?

Nobody can believe how good Arsenal’s third kit is…

On Wednesday, Arsenal officially revealed their new 2017/18 season third kit and it's gone down pretty well with the fans.

Should Arsenal pay Alexis Sanchez £400k-per-week?

Alexis Sanchez could require £400k per week to extend his Arsenal contract.

Was Lucas Perez given a fair chance at 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)
It looks almost certain that Lucas Perez will be leaving the club this summer after a season of limited opportunities.

Where could £40m attacker line up for Arsenal?

Thomas Lemar has been strongly linked with Arsenal over the last few weeks, but how would he fit in if he joined?

Why selling Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City would put Arsenal back...

I truly believe that if Arsenal sell Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City this summer, it'll put us back to square one.

Why are Arsenal selling Wojciech Szczesny for so little?

Wojciech Szczesny
Wojciech Szczesny is on the verge of joining Juventus for as little as £13m. One has to wonder why Arsenal are letting him go so cheaply.

Have Arsenal misled Riyad Mahrez?

Despite having an interest in the Mahrez, a deal no longer looks on this summer.

What does Arsenal’s 25-man pre-season squad tell us about incomings and...

Arsenal have announced their 25-man squad for the tours of Australia and China. What does it tell us about who could stay and who could leave the club this summer?

Arsenal midfielder reveals reasons behind surprise Charlton switch

Arsenal Ladies midfielder Chloe Brunton-Wilde has left the Development Team to join Charlton Women of the FA WPL Southern.

Why Lacazette reminds us of our love-hate relationship with the transfer...

If I followed up every rumour, it'd be a full time job in itself. That's why Daily Cannon has people to do it for us, so we can see all the rubbish in one place with the truth about the rumour laid bare.

Why Lacazette means no more excuses for Arsenal

The signing of Alexandre Lacazette is obviously a landmark one for Arsenal. Lacazette is a star The Gunners have been searching for a star at striker...

Renaming the Emirates

In November 2012, Arsenal and Emirates announced a new deal, in part granting Emirates the naming rights to Arsenal's stadium until 2028.

How Laurent Koscielny went from zero to hero at Arsenal

In the past, Arsenal have occasionally been blessed with very good centre backs.

What does the lack of clubs linked with Mesut Ozil tell...

Mesut Ozil has a year left on his contract and has yet to reach an agreement with Arsenal, but a lack of interest could suggest he's staying.

Sol Campbell: From Tottenham to trophies

16 years ago, Sol Campbell moved across North London in a deal that delighted Arsenal fans and horrified Spurs fans in equal measure.

For the fans by the fans: Arsenal supporters photography exhibition

Operation Arsenal Art, also known as Op Aa for short, are set to host an acclaimed collection of fan-based photographs at Piebury Corner on Holloway Road next week.

Lacazette is more than a signing, he's a gamechanger - Here's...

Alexandre Lacazette is an Arsenal player. I'm not going to lie, it feels a little surreal typing that first sentence.

Media start to pile pressure on Lacazette less than 24 hours...

It took 24 hours but the English media are finally putting unnecessary pressure on Arsenal’s new signing Alexandre Lacazette.

How do Arsenal line-up with Kolasinac, Mahrez and Lacazette in the...

With Arsenal's spending intensifying this summer, how would a team with Kolasinac, Mahrez and Lacazette look next season?

Arsenal’s opening day record has massive summer lesson attached

For a club with such vast resources, excellent personnel and valuable Premier League experience, Arsenal have a dreadful record on the opening day of...

Alexandre Lacazette to choose his Arsenal shirt number for the 2017/18...

After finally signing for Arsenal from Olympique Lyonnais this summer, club-record arrival Alexandre Lacazette will now have to choose his shirt number of the upcoming season.

Can Lacazette become Arsene Wenger’s greatest ever striker?

Alexandre Lacazette
Alexandre Lacazette seems to be on the verge of an Arsenal move, so today we're looking at his goalscoring record compared to previous Arsène Wenger strikers

Is Alexandre Lacazette the superstar striker Arsenal fans have been crying...

Alexandre Lacazette could be the big name striker Arsenal fans have been crying out for for years.

Irish midfielder aiming for Arsenal first team after signing

Arsenal scholar Jordan McEneff has spoken about joining the Gunners and his hopes for the future.

Why this potential Arsenal signing is bad news for Theo Walcott

Arsenal are on the verge of signing Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City this summer. Where would he fit in the starting line-up?

What next for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has reportedly rejected Arsenal's latest contract offer and could be on the move. So what does the future hold for the 23-year-old?

Alexandre Lacazette round-up: What you may have missed today

With Alexandre Lacazette's move from Lyon to Arsenal on the verge of completion, here is a round-up of today's Lacazette stories you may have missed.

Arsenal's 4 Americans remembered on Independence Day

On 4th July, we take a look back at all the Americans who have signed for Arsenal over the years...all four of them!

Arsenal fans underwhelmed by imminent £35m signing

With Riyad Mahrez reportedly set to sign for Arsenal for around £35m this week, Gooners have been voicing their opinions on their potential summer addition... and they seem pretty underwhelmed.

Santi Cazorla’s injury problems mirror Tomas Rosicky’s: Can he make a...

Cazorla has been troubled by an achilles injury since last season, and with no date set on his return, his future is looking increasingly bleak.

What does Lacazette have to do to make the list of...

Arsenal have had many great strikers over the years, but what standard does Alexandre Lacazette have to reach?

How realistic are the Rob Green to Arsenal rumours?

In a strange twist this summer, Arsenal have been linked with a move for Rob Green.

Arsenal in turmoil after 23-year-old turns down new contract

With Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain turned down a new deal to push a move to Liverpool, Arsenal have a big decision to make on whether they let him leave this summer or the next.

4 options for Wenger to improve on Francis Coquelin

Francis Coquelin and Alexis Sanchez
If Ivan Gazidis is to make good on the change he promised this summer, then Arsenal must aim to improve the weakest areas of their team – at this point in time, that would be central midfield.

Why Kroenke's Arsenal ownership prohibits radical change

Arsenal’s owners, whilst never the symbol of the everyday man, were until recently indigenous to Islington.

Has Jack Wilshere's chance of greatness gone?

Jack Wilshere, the hope of a nation at one point, has lost his way.

5 reasons the Europa League can just what Arsenal need

After a hellish Premier League season Arsenal finished just outside the top four for the first time in some fans’ lifetime.

Arsenal sign Republic of Ireland midfielder: Gunners Irish connection explored

Arsenal have recently signed a young Irish midfielder, Jordan McEneff, so we thought it was a good time to revisit some great Irish names who've played for the club in the past.

A love letter to crazy Arsenal twitter

Friday, June 30th, marked eight years since I created a Twitter account.

If Manchester City and Arsenal swap killer forwards, who wins?

A potentially sensational story has emerged as Arsenal and Manchester City are apparently ready to make one of the biggest swaps in history of football.

Why replacing Alexis with Manchester City's hitman could be a Wenger...

The mooted swap deal between Manchester City and Arsenal over Alexis Sanchez and Sergio Aguero could be one of the rare transfers that sees both clubs and players equally happy.

Out you go: Impossible to argue this player should remain in...

Theo Walcott
As an avowed Theo Walcott fangirl, it breaks my heart to be writing this column.

Algerian midfielder expected to strike Arsenal deal 'soon'

Ismael Bennacer
With pre-season set to begin next week, it'll be interesting to see where highly-rated midfielder Ismael Bennacer ends up once the season begins.

Did Mbappe aim dig at Arsenal and Real Madrid over crazy...

It's clear that too much is being read into Kylian Mbappé's future, as recent reports suggest he has aimed a dig at suitors prepared to pay a world-record transfer fee this summer.

How Arsenal’s new left backs could line-up next season

With Sead Kolasinac signed and links to Nice left back Dalbert, how could Arsenal's left backs line-up next season?

Manchester City confident of signing Alexis, but should they be?

Manchester City are reportedly 'increasingly confident' of landing Alexis Sanchez this summer, but should they be?

Why did Arsenal pay over £10m for this 24-year-old midfielder?

Mohamed Elneny
With Mohamed Elneny struggling for game time last season, it's worth questioning why Arsenal signed the defensive midfielder from Basel a year-and-a-half ago in the first place.

Is this the end of Francis Coquelin's Arsenal career?

Francis Coquelin v Manchester United
Amid talk of Arsenal signing a new central midfielder, we take a look at the prospects of Francis Coquelin.

Would a swap deal get a better Sanchez replacement than using...

Alexis Sanchez v Manchester United
So, it's the end of June, and we still have no idea as to whether Alexis Sanchez will be playing for Arsenal next season or not. Huzzah!

Arsenal have no choice but to sign a replacement midfielder following...

Santi Cazorla
It looks as if Arsenal will have no choice but to sign a replacement for Santi Cazorla this summer.

12 ways to fake being an Arsenal fan

Last season Arsenal fans pretty much became their own caricatures.

Success or failure? Arsene Wenger in the Emirate era

Arsene Wenger
In 2004, Roman Abramovich, who had recently become the owner of Chelsea Football Club, started putting together the pieces necessary for the rise of the club as a superpower.

16 players fans say ‘need to leave’ Arsenal

Apparently there are 16 players Arsenal fans want out of their club.

Everton could help develop young Arsenal star but he has to...

Alex Iwobi struggled with second season syndrome last year, so how do Arsenal ensure his progress doesn't stall as he falls down the pecking order?

Alexandre Lacazette's Arsenal shirt number

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Arsenal appear to be closing in on a signing Alexandre Lacazette but will he get the number 9 shirt and, more importantly, can he break its curse?

What would Leeds get if they signed this Arsenal forward?

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After five loans across EnglAfter five loans across England, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's career.and, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's development as well as his next career choice.

1 in 7: Why Arsenal cannot afford another summer like last...

The Premier League fixtures come out shortly, so we thought we'd take a look at Arsenal's opening fixtures in recent seasons...

Leeds United or Arsenal first team: What's next for Jeff?

Since his promotion into the first-team around this time last year, Jeff Reine-Adelaide made six senior appearances but all were in the Cup competitions.

16 consecutive league starts then nothing: Is his time up at...

Theo Walcott
Arsenal winger Theo Walcott was an unused substitute in the Gunners final league game of the season, amassing just over 300 minutes of football in the last two months, which suggests his future is up at the Emirates Stadium.

Why did Arsenal sign Lucas Perez?

With Arsenal's Lucas Perez set to return to Spain this summer after a failed debut season in the Premier League, why did the Gunners sign him?

What did we learn from Arsenal’s kit launch on Wednesday?

Arsenal finally revealed their 2017/18 home kit on Wednesday morning and the launch proved that most fans don't actually care about a new shirt if there are no new players to wear it.

Jack Wilshere: What’s next for the player once tipped for greatness?

Jack Wilshere’s migration south last year was supposed to resurrect his fledgling career. But after proving fitness wasn’t an issue, it was his form that hindered his appearances at Bournemouth.

Why Juventus should pursue Darmian instead of Bellerín as Alves’ replacement

Juventus are considering Hector Bellerín and Matteo Darmian to replace Dani Alves this summer. But here's why the Italians should pursue Darmian instead of the 22-year-old.

Liverpool, City & now Chelsea: Why Oxlade-Chamberlain's agents are wrong

If you’ve opened a paper recently or looked online, you can’t help but notice the raft of stories linking Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain with a move to Liverpool, City or Chelsea.

Could this be Arsene Wenger's best bit of business this summer?

Could keeping Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal be Arsene Wenger's most important bit of business this summer? And, if he manages it, his best?

Are Manchester United in greater need of a striker than Arsenal?

There are few players in the world whose stock continues to rise despite spending the majority of the season warming the bench, but that is the reality of Alvaro Morata.

Mustafi talks religion, his dream job, friendships in football and captaining...

Arsenal's Skhodran Mustafi spoke with FR about his religion, what he'd be if he wasn't a footballer, friendships in football and captaining the German national team.

Does Calum Chambers have an Arsenal future?

Last season, Calum Chambers would have been excused for believing his Arsenal career was shot.

Why have Arsenal fallen short again?

It was summed up perfectly by Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez. “Sometimes the frustration more than anything is about the fact we could be challenging for...

19-year-old forward ready to step up at Arsenal

Having sustained a season-ending injury in late February, the last few months have been frustrating for Stephy Mavididi. So what next?

Ode to Ospina

David Ospina
It looks like Dave's time at Arsenal is coming to an end, so in his honour...

5 exciting Santi Cazorla replacements identified for Arsenal

Santi Cazorla
With Santi Cazorla ruled out for the most of last season and not expected back until Christmas at the earliest, here are five potential replacements...

Rangers, Birmingham & more: Does this 22-year-old midfielder have a future...

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With the season over and clubs strengthening their respective sides in preparation for next term, Jon Toral is a player with plenty of questions to be answered in the coming months.

Arsenal hire new Assistant of Tea and Biscuit Operations as Gazidis...

So rather than twisting, Arsenal have decided to stick with Wenger, the board, the coaches and the staff.

5 positions Arsenal must strengthen before the season starts

Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny and Francis Coquelin
In the past, Arsenal have not always been punctual with their transfer dealings but this year they need to change that

Why Arsenal would be crazy to sell this 27-year-old who could...

Wojciech Szczesny
Arsenal's goalkeeping situation has been the subject of debate for many seasons now, so what is really going on?

Why Aaron Ramsey is such a divisive figure amongst Arsenal fans

It's almost impossible to discuss Aaron Ramsey without it turning into a blazing argument. Why is that?

What next for Arsenal's forgotten forward as Brighton and others circle?

It's increasingly likely that Joel Campbell will complete a permanent move away from Arsenal this summer, with a number of interested suitors looking at the Costa Rican as a credible attacking option.

10 Arsenal Ladies to look out for next season

With the 2017/18 season on its way, here are 10 players to look out for next season.

25-year-old German defender's journey to Arsenal

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Despite the desire and courage required to leave his home town in 2009, Mustafi only achieved his dream of playing in England’s highest tier in 2016.

‘Like Giroud but with pace and a great goalscoring record’

Jodie Taylor recently hit a brace for England, so we thought it was about time we took a better look at her..

An overpriced flop and defensive liability? Granit Xhaka's first season assessed

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A flop. Overpriced, over-rated and underwhelming - how did Granit Xhaka really do in his first season at Arsenal?

Arsenal, Liverpool, Southampton: Who needs Ben Gibson more?

Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal, Southampton and Liverpool but out of the three clubs most interested, who needs the central defender more?

What positions are Arsenal actually looking to reinforce this summer?

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After missing out on Champions League qualification, Arsenal have a very important transfer window ahead. We've already been linked with several players, but which areas of the team should be reinforced this summer?

3 ways Arsenal can replace Alexis analysed

With the buzzards and vultures circling Arsenal’s Champion League-less carcass, it seems the scavenger birds are intent on picking off the finest cuts of meat.

Arsenal identify keeper for number 2 role next season

David Ospina is set to leave Arsenal, Wojciech Szczesny seems on the verge of following him and rumour has it that Arsenal will make Emiliano Martinez their number 2 next season.

Manchester City get ready to sell Bacary Sagna, was he right...

Former Arsenal right back Bacary Sagna could leave Manchester City this summer, so we ask: was the move really worth it?

Why Arsenal’s fixture list is actually perfect not painful

It's been just over a day since Arsenal's fixture list for the 2017–18 Premier League season was announced, there really is only one way to describe it - perfect. Here's why

Has Wenger taken his eye off the ball when it comes...

Arsenal have 12 players out of contract next summer and therefore set to run into their final year very soon - does this suggest that Arsene Wenger has taken his eye off the ball?

Juventus insult Arsenal

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Arsenal fans were left furious when it emerged that Juventus had offered Arsenal an insulting €5m for Wojciech Szczesny.

Granit Xhaka discusses Alexis exit talk and Ozil staying at Arsenal

Granit Xhaka has spoken to German press about his time at Arsenal and the futures of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.

6 greatest things Mesut Ozil has done in an Arsenal shirt

Since signing for Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013, what are some of the greatest things that Mesut Ozil has done?

Everton or Arsenal? Who needed Jordan Pickford more?

With Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford set to snub Arsenal and join Everton for £30m this summer, we ask: Who needed him more?

Why did Ozyakup leave Arsenal in the first place?

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With Oguzhan Ozyakup being linked with a return to Arsenal this summer we take a look at why he left in the first place.

Which Arsenal games could be affected by a Europa League hangover?

The fixtures for the 2017-18 Premier League were announced today, and Arsenal now know who they'll be facing after their Europa League excursions.

Arsenal fans react to their Premier League fixture list

The 2017/18 Premier League fixtures have been released and, as ever, Arsenal fans have managed to predict the exact place(s) in which Arsene Wenger's side will struggle.

Pickford vs Szczesny: Which would be the better goalkeeper for Arsenal?

With Jordan Pickford as a potential summer signing for Arsenal and Wojciech Szczesny set for a return after two years on loan at Roma, we take a look how each performed last season.

How Chelsea’s defensive revolution helped Arsenal find their way

This season, a new formation and tactical system swept the Premier League, and to some extent world football.

A history of failed preparations: What Arsenal’s opening day fixtures tell...

The Premier League fixtures come out shortly, so we thought we'd take a look at Arsenal's opening fixtures in recent seasons...

Should Liverpool pay £40m for Arsenal star?

While it's looking increasingly likely that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will stay at Arsenal, when he was linked with Liverpool, it was suggested that he could cost Jurgen Klopp's side up to £40m - is he worth it?

What would happen if Arsenal re-signed Cesc Fabregas?

And so the summer transfer window takes another twist as rumours emerge that Fabregas could potentially re-join Arsenal.

Arsenal fans react to the thought of Cesc Fabregas returning

Cesc Fabregas to Arsenal fans is like that ex-partner who you know you shouldn't want back but always do.

Ospina talks Wenger, Colombia and his future at Arsenal

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David Ospina has been talking about Arsene Wenger, the Colombian national side, and his future at Arsenal.

Should Arsenal fans be happy if they sign Lacazette?

Not a summer goes by without Alexandre Lacazette being linked with Arsenal. With several promising strikers around, should Arsenal fans be happy if they signed him?

6 things that top Arsene Wenger’s summer to-do list

Having only just signed his two year extension at the club, Arsene Wenger has little time to rest on his laurels.

Sead Kolasinac's Arsenal shirt number

Kolasinac has yet to be assigned a number at Arsenal. What options are available for him?

Sorry he didn’t cost £55m: Rob Holding season review

Rob Holding emerged as one of Arsenal's most exciting prospects this season.

Is Santi Cazorla’s career over?

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With the recent news that Santi Cazorla is set to miss out on a decent chunk of the beginning of next season thanks to his Achilles injury, is it time to start questioning whether his career is actually over?

Mesut Ozil wants it, Arsenal should give it to him

Back in January, Mesut Ozil apparently made it clear that he wanted Jack Wilshere's coveted number 10 shirt: should Arsene Wenger give it to him?

Kieran Gibbs to Newcastle and other players who’ve travelled that route

Arsenal have always had an amiable relationship with Newcastle United and it seems that they are set to renew their working rapport with the sale of Arsenal left back Kieran Gibbs.

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.

Arsenal’s 5 unluckiest players plighted by injury

Arsenal fans are accustomed to seeing their finest players rehomed in the treatment room but there are some players who seem unluckier than others

Leeds United want him but what's next for Arsenal's enigmatic 19-year-old

Since his promotion into the first-team around this time last year, Jeff Reine-Adelaide made six senior appearances but all were in the Cup competitions.

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's worst free transfers

It’s hard to complain when you receive something for free but it would be difficult to criticise anyone for thinking that these free transfers were a waste of money.

Tactics, recruitment, scouting + more: Arsenal’s management and backroom staff assessed

The reign of Arsene Wenger inevitably divides opinion. Should those who work alongside him or under his rule also share the blame?

What next for Chuba Akpom?

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After five loans across England, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's development as well as his next career choice.

Does Matt Macey have a future at Arsenal?

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Matt Macey was one of the young prospects at Arsenal but hasn't kicked on in the years that followed, and the goalkeeper could be permanently let go in the next 12 months given the competition for places.

51 years ago today, David Platt emerged from his mother’s womb...

51 years ago today, David Platt emerged from his mother’s womb.

Arsenal fans react to the thought of signing Diego Costa

With Diego Costa looking like he's going to leave Chelsea this summer, Arsenal fans reacted to the thought of potentially bringing him to north London.

Olivier Giroud: I'm only a bit behind Tottenham hitman

Olivier Giroud believes he's only marginally behind Tottenham's Harry Kane.

Arsenal adamant 22-year-old will not leave this summer

Despite recent press comments suggesting Hector Bellerín's return to Barcelona is inevitable, Arsenal are adamant that he will not be sold at any price this summer.

Bellerin risks upsetting Wenger

With the Under-21 European Championships looming, should Hector Bellerin risk upsetting Arsene Wenger by playing for Spain?

4 major transfer problems Arsenal are dealing with this summer

It's only been 11 days since Arsenal's final game of the season finished with a big German holding a small pot, but that's been more than enough time for the relentless and merciless machine that is the transfer rumour mill to take over our lives and our social media feeds.

The statistics show this Arsenal man could be bargain of the...

Sead Kolasinac looks a great bit of business considering he trumps his competition in the Arsenal squad. And there's every chance he could be a bargain of the season contender.

Arsenal man to join Juventus as initial squad player

Wojciech Szczesny's possible switch to Juventus has been branded a shrewd move, and a deal which would strengthen their substitutes' bench ahead of the forthcoming campaign.

Five potential replacements should Arsenal sell Hector Bellerin this summer

With Arsenal and Spain defender Hector Bellerin admitting homesickness and being reportedly close to a move to former side Barcelona, here are five potential replacements Arsenal could sign this summer.

Exeter City star attracting interest from Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal

This isn't the first time that Ethan Ampadu has been mentioned, but the versatile teenager could be making a Premier League move this summer and Arsenal have unsurprisingly been watching him.

Update on Gabriel: Exit talk dying down, but will he start...

Talk of Gabriel leaving Arsenal has died down, but the centre back could yet still leave Arsenal.

Should Pickford join Arsenal this summer?

With Wojciech Szczesny looking set to complete a permanent move to Italy this summer and David Ospina signing for Fenerbahce, should Sunderland's Jordan Pickford bite the bullet and take his chances at Arsenal?

Will this player leave Arsenal after making this promise in February?

Carl Jenkinson said in February that he would leave Arsenal in the summer if he wasn't playing, and given the lack of first-team activity since, will he make good on his promise?

What went wrong for Theo Walcott at Arsenal last season?

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Despite having three more years on his current Arsenal deal, talk has turned to whether Theo Walcott should leave the club he's been at since he was 16 or not.

Have Arsenal really accepted an offer for Szczesny?

Wojciech Szczesny's future at Arsenal seems increasingly uncertain as various reports have suggested he's set to sign for Juventus for €14m (£12.2m) this summer. These...

Where would Riyad Mahrez fit in at Arsenal?

Riyad Mahrez has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal for the last two summers, but where would he fit in?

Liverpool fans react to Oxlade-Chamberlain staying at Arsenal

Reports claim that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is set to stay at Arsenal after the club have offered him £100k-per-week and Liverpool fans... well they're not actually that bothered.

Monreal talks about Wenger, Arsenal’s Champions League disappointment, future plans and...

Nacho Monreal spoke with El Confidencial about his Arsenal career, playing for Spain and his plans for the future.

Arsenal's top 5 free transfers under Arsene Wenger: Where does Kolasinac...

Arsenal have just landed Sead Kolasinac on a free transfer, so where does he rate in terms of previous freebies Arsenal have signed?

Should Arsenal pay whatever it takes to land Mbappe?

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Arsenal are prepared to bid £122m for Kylian Mbappe, but the question is: should they?

Monreal: Arsenal fan protests affected us

Nacho Monreal has admitted that Arsenal's fans' protests last season did affect the players.

Should Arsenal sign former Manchester United striker this summer?

A year after Arsenal were reportedly interested in signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic from Paris Saint-Germain, should they return with an offer?

Arsenal man admits interest in a return to Germany

While Per Mertesacker hasn't ruled out a return to former club Hannover, the centre-back says he has business to finalise at Arsenal first.

Mertesacker admits being “mentally drained” by Wenger snub this season

Per Mertesacker has admitted that being dropped from Arsenal's first team by Arsene Wenger this season left him 'mentally drained'.

Why Arsenal fans need to end their Wenger Out protests

Arsene Wenger has signed a new two-year deal and the Wenger Out brigade have promised to step up their campaign, but getting behind the team now is more important than continuing to protest.

Stan Kroenke's Arsenal business plan

Arsenal’s owners, whilst never the symbol of the everyday man, were until recently indigenous to Islington.

Profile: Arsenal Youth Player of the Season

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Despite the first-team's frustrations this season, there have been plenty of encouraging signs from Arsenal's Academy players.

Where does Arsene Wenger’s reign rank in terms of football’s longest...

With a new contract for Arsene Wenger, the Frenchman is on his way to extending his record amongst the longest serving managers of all time.

Chelsea, Watford + more: Arsenal's 5 worst moments of the Premier...

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The 2016/17 Premier League season has finished and although there were some promising moments, it wouldn't be right to ignore the worst ones that hurt Arsenal and their supporters alike.

Sead Kolasinac – What sort of player are Arsenal getting?

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Sead Kolasinac is joining Arsenal on a free transfer from Schalke so just what sort of player would Arsenal be getting?

15 Arsenal games that required lots of alcohol

While we don't condone the use of negative coping mechanisms here at Cannon Towers, we do acknowledge that sometimes the only way to deal with watching certain Arsenal games is to get a little bit squiffy.

How Arsene Wenger can be the difference for players with no...

Can Arsenal attract the top players we need without Champions League football?

16 players fans think ‘need to leave’ Arsenal

Apparently there are 16 players Arsenal fans want out of their club.

Epic long read: Arsene Wenger in the Emirates Era – Life,...

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In 2004, Roman Abramovich, who had recently become the owner of Chelsea Football Club, started putting together the pieces necessary for the rise of the club as a superpower.

Arsenal Forward's Review

It is hardly surprising that the first year Arsenal finished as 5th highest scorers in the Premier League that they find themselves ousted from...

Cheap. Sneaky. Manipulative. Words I never thought would describe Arsene Wenger

So, the last few days have been pretty quiet on the Arsenal front, huh?

Arsene Wenger's battle with the Arsenal board

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The relationship between Arsene Wenger and the Arsenal board has been strained for a large period of the season.

Former Arsenal midfielder admits big ambition as he's linked with return

Oguzhan Ozyakup has revealed that he's aiming to leave Besiktas this summer amid links with a return to his former club, Arsenal.

8 amazing ‘facts’ about Rob Holding

Rob Holding is better than Fabio Cannavaro, this we know with certainty. Here are eight other 'facts' you might not have known about the best centre-back in the world.

Ball-winners, creative playmakers, goalscorers and box-to-box midfielders: How did Arsenal’s men...

From ball-winners like Francis Coquelin, to creative playmakers such as Mesut Ozil, to goalscoring midfielders like Aaron Ramsey and industrious box-to-box players such as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Arsenal are blessed with a lot of options in the engine room.

10 things that didn’t exist before Arsene Wenger became Arsenal manager

Arsene Wenger has been in charge of Arsenal for 21 years and in that time plenty of stuff has happened.

Former Arsenal and Barcelona man hails his old boss in recent...

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Aleksandr Hleb once again opened up about his time at Arsenal under the 'unbelievable coach' that is Arsene Wenger.

Fan TV presenter makes honest admission about Arsene Wenger

Arsenal Fan TV's Robbie fears fans could revolt if Arsenal start poorly next season.

Arsenal make official announcement on the future of manager Arsene Wenger

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Arsenal have finally announced a new two year deal for manager Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal man critical of Wenger’s decision to drop him on the...

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Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech revealed his disappointment to have been dropped for the FA Cup final against former side Chelsea, being told just 24 hours before the game by manager Arsene Wenger.

What Wenger’s new two-year-deal means for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has signed a new two-year-deal with the club today, which means he’ll be around to 2019 at least. The club have, perhaps, taken...

10 at the back: Arsenal’s defenders rated

Arsenal's defensive depth was tested to its limits in the latter stages of the 16/17 season but how did the defenders fare individually over the course of the season?

Why Arsenal letting Szczesny leave would be a massive mistake

With David Ospina said to be in Turkey about to sign for Fenerbahce, it's more important than ever that Arsenal keep hold of Wojciech Szczesny.

Alexis Sanchez season review

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The 2016/17 season has been Alexis Sanchez's stand-out campaign.

A Close Look at Wenger and Chapman's Influence

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It’s curious that the day before Arsenal attempt to resolve the manager’s contract situation, that Huddersfield Town should get promoted to the Premier League. Whilst...

How does Arsenal's FA Cup win over Chelsea compare to Hull...

Arsenal's 2-1 win over Chelsea sealed the club's third FA Cup triumph in four seasons, but how does this victory at Wembley compare to the other two in recent years?

Was the FA Cup final this midfielder's last appearance for Arsenal?

Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny was a late substitute in Saturday’s FA Cup final win over Chelsea, replacing man-of-the-match Alexis Sanchez in injury time.

Wenger's legacy at Arsenal is preserved, now what?

Arsene Wenger's future looks set to be sorted out this week but we still don't know what way it will go. What we do know if that the FA Cup win now gives him an out with dignity.

5 rated: Arsenal goalkeeper review 16/17 

Arsenal started the 2016/17 season with a wealth of goalkeeping experience at their disposal, but it has been a position that has caused more than a few discussions amongst Arsenal fans.

Rolling Stones to Chelsea's Beatles: Arsenal's End of Season Review

In the cold light of day viewing this season as anything other than a disappointment is somewhat difficult.

Arsenal playing Rolling Stones to Chelsea's Beatles

In the cold light of day viewing this season as anything other than a disappointment is somewhat difficult. The warm fuzzy feeling of the FA...

Best player, goal and loanee: Arsenal Youth awards 2016/17

Chris Willock
It has been an eventful year for Arsenal at youth level, one that will give them renewed optimism for future seasons.

21 players: Arsenal loan deals reviewed

Arsenal loan watch
This season was mostly a forgettable one for the first-team, but how did the players across the club's various levels out on loan fare?

Arsenal’s 3 worst players of the season

This is the first time that Arsenal have finished outside of the UEFA Champions League places in two decades and a spell of inconsistency midway through the campaign proved pivotal.

14 of the biggest surprises in Arsenal’s season

2016/17 was certainly an odd season.

Xhaka, Mustafi, Holding, Lucas: Arsenal’s 2016/17 transfers rated

Arsène Wenger spent almost £100m on transfers last summer and with the campaign finally over, it's time to rate his acquisitions.

Most improved Arsenal player of the season

It was always a matter of when, not if, with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Arsenal player of the season

Arsenal's player of the season... who else could it be but Alexis Sanchez?

Arsenal’s 5 best players of the season

After securing an unlikely victory over Chelsea to win this season's FA Cup trophy, it's time to reflect on an eventful year for Arsenal's first-team squad.

Arsenal goal of the season

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After Aaron Ramsey's winning header in the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday, I'm finding it difficult not to name that as goal of the season five times.

8 things we learned from Arsenal’s season

While Arsenal's terrible season hasn't exactly taught us anything new, it's proven why certain problems needed to be addressed sooner.

Arsenal star rubbishes report of exit

Hector Bellerin has confirmed that he will be staying at Arsenal, despite apparent interest from his former club Barcelona, as well as Manchester City.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s FA Cup win over Chelsea

Arsene Wenger's done it again.

Why Arsenal fans need to leave the protests at home against...

Arsenal fans are planning to protest against Stan Kroenke at the FA Cup final, but shouldn't this be one day when we put all that aside and get behind the team 100%?

How Arsenal could line up in 2017/18

This upcoming transfer window promises to be an important one for Arsenal as they look to strengthen significantly with a summer overhaul plan in place, and a recent article has already taken a look at how the Gunners' first-team squad could look with business being completed in multiple areas.

Why are there more Spurs players in England squad than Arsenal?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is Arsenal's sole representative in England's senior side to face Scotland and France in June's international fixtures.

17 Arsenal memes that make you cringe

Memes, for the most part, can be pretty funny.

Arsenal’s canary in the coal mine

This season showed that no matter what Arsenal players believe or what Arsene Wenger is telling them, they have very clearly not been good enough. You don’t end up in the Europa League by accident. It is the canary in Arsenal’s coalmine.

Is anyone listening to Arsenal’s canary in the coal mine?

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This season showed that no matter what Arsenal players believe or what Arsene Wenger is telling them, they have very clearly not been good...

Arsenal must do this in the summer says former Gunner

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Former Gunner, Emmanuel Petit, believes that Arsenal need to break their salary cap in order to entice big players to the Emirates.

Does this Arsenal player really want to leave in the summer?...

Arsenal's versatile midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been heavily linked with a surprise move to Liverpool in recent months, but there are doubts over the validility of such claims.

Why Arsenal are taking two steps back this summer

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With the 2016–17 season almost at its end, enough has been factored out to figure out what resources Arsenal will have available to them next season, and what they need to do to improve on this year's disappointment.

Have this top London club overstocked on forwards?

Arsenal Ladies have signed the Dutch forward from FC Bayern Munchen and once again, we have to wonder why the club is piling up players again in certain positions.

5 things Arsenal fans should expect from the FA Cup final...

I'm not going to lie to you: I'm around 90% sure that Arsenal are going to lose to Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday.

13 players likely to leave Arsenal this summer

There are sure to be some departures across the club's first-team squad, as well as youngsters from the Academy as Arsenal aim to progress...

Arsenal striker working with humanitarian charity offering children a "second chance"...

Olivier Giroud recently spoke at Sciences-Po about his humanitarian work.

10 managers who could replace Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger isn't going anywhere this summer but if here were, there are plenty of options out there to replace him.

Arsenal’s 5 best Premier League moments of the season

During what has been a frustrating end to another promising campaign from an Arsenal perspective, here's a list of five of the best Premier...

Tottenham, AC Milan and Hull: My 3 favourite memories from the...

My life as an Arsenal fan has almost coincided perfectly with the move to The Emirates Stadium. In the beginning I was born in Highbury in...

21 players: Arsenal’s loan deals reviewed

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This season was mostly a forgettable one for the first-team, but how did the players across the club's various levels out on loan fare?

What sort of owner is Stan Kroenke and what is Alisher...

In order to understand Stan Kroenke as Arsenal owner, you need to understand how he's operated in his other sports ventures, Stateside. Thankfully, Stephen Bradley is an NFL nut and he's taken the time to put together this pod to help to explain Silent Stan to the Arsenal fans Kroenke prefers to ignore. He also examines Alisher Usmanov's offer for the club and what he could be up to.

Episode 96: Thursday is the new Wednesday - Everton, Liverpool, Europa...

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In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew and Anita try to make sense of the Everton game, reluctantly embrace the Europa...

Why what Wenger wants isn’t what he needs at Arsenal

There has been much debate around the structure of Arsenal’s hierarchy but what is a director of football and how could it help Arsene Wenger return to his glory days

16 consecutive league starts then nothing: Is his time up at...

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Arsenal winger Theo Walcott was an unused substitute in Sunday’s 3-1 win against Everton, amassing just over 300 minutes of football in the last two months, which suggests his future is up at the Emirates Stadium.

Best goal, player and loanee: Arsenal Youth awards 2016/17

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It has been an eventful year for Arsenal at youth level, one that will give them renewed optimism for future seasons.

Why Arsenal are struggling to sell cup final tickets against Chelsea

Arsenal are struggling to sell their allocation of FA Cup final tickets, but why?

5 best Arsenal Premier League goals

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Despite Arsenal's terrible Premier League season, they've still managed to score some worldies.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s Premier League season

That's that then, another season's over, but what have we learned from Arsenal's shambolic 2016/17 campaign?

5 brilliant reasons the Europa League can a blessing for Arsenal

This hellish Premier League season has come to a close, and Arsenal finished just outside the top four for the first time in some fans’ lifetime.

Arsenal player ratings: Ozil realises he has a choice to make

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

Why Arsenal are lucky to still have a chance of Champions...

Going into the final round of matches relying on favours from other teams is never a good place to be. For all our flirtations with Europa League football over the years, we've very rarely left our destiny in the hands of others.

Arsenal director: I miss Highbury

Arsenal director, Ken Friar, has admitted that although he does miss Highbury, moving to the Emirates was the best financial move the club could have made.

Arsenal face massive fork in club’s future: Can the board make...

If I were to tell you at the start of this season, that Arsenal wouldn't win the league BUT would give the league champions their biggest drubbing of the season, take four points off Manchester United, finish top of their Champions League group, thrash Stoke 4–1 away and beat Manchester City in a neutral venue in May, where would you assume Arsenal would finish in the table with a resumé like that?

Five things we know ahead of Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool’s...

The race for Champions League football next season is going down to the wire with Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City all set to battle it out against their respective opponents on Sunday at 3pm in a bid to finish in the top four.

Did referee mess up backpass rule in Arsenal v Sunderland? Cech...

Was referee Roger East right to award an indirect free-kick to Sunderland for Nacho Monreal's 'backpass' on Tuesday night? Petr Cech isn't so sure... and he's not the only one.

Arsenal management team impressing in Bundesliga, could they replace Wenger?

Since taking over the reigns at VfL Wolfsburg, the partnership between Freddie Ljungberg and Andries Jonker has been a significant one in helping the team recover from a horrid start to the Bundesliga campaign.

Why FIFA and the FA must act now to stop agents...

After recent reports regarding the transfer of Paul Pogba from Juventus to Manchester United and the role of Mino Raiola, both the English FA and FIFA have issued a response.

Tottenham and the media shame themselves over Campbell chants

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When I heard the Tottenham fans singing about Sol Campbell on Sunday at White Hart Lane, my ears picked up.

Why Tottenham are set for same post-stadium move disappointment as Arsenal

Arsenal moved to a new stadium over 10 years ago. In that time, the football landscape changed dramatically and the Gunners struggled to keep up with both their debt repayments and the new requirements of modern football. As Tottenham bid farewell to White Hart Lane, the noises they are making indicate they haven't been paying attention to their neighbours as closely as they should.

Tottenham shame themselves with Campbell chants and media silence deafening

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Tottenham fans shamed themselves at White Hart Lane as they sang the most disgusting song about Sol Campbell, and the media chose to ignore it lest it go against the 'great Spurs day' narrative.

Why Arsenal should withold Cup Final tickets from fans who waste...

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Season ticket holders have a contribution to make to Arsenal Football Club, a duty, if you will. But it’s twofold. Obviously we have to make a financial contribution – that’s the price you pay for access to a regular matchday ticket. But we also have a duty to support the team by actually using that matchday ticket, whether with our own backside or someone else’s.

Did Arsenal in-fighting really cost them Max Allegri?

Neil Ashton's article in the Sun on Thursday night was a thought-provoking one stating that Arsenal's power struggle was so widespread that it meant the club are "in danger of missing out on Max Allegri".

15-minute read: Watching Arsenal a dream come true for this Croatian...

As any other Arsenal fan from abroad, visiting London and watching Arsenal play was on the top of my bucket list. This month, it finally happened.

Arsenal’s best academy goals of 2016/17

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This season has been an eventful one for Arsenal's youngsters across various age-groups.

Gazidis set for MLS return if….what’s going on?

According to an EXCLUSIVE from the Telegraph's Matt Law, Ivan Gazidis is set to run away to the MLS if Arsene Wenger doesn't allow him to implement structural changes at Arsenal.

How Nacho Monreal and Kieran Gibbs cover each other's flaws perfectly

Q: How do you keep two left backs happy? A: Change to a back three so you can play one of them at left centre half and the other at left wing back.

Is Wenger winning back Arsenal fans?

Football fans are a notoriously fickle bunch and I make no exception for myself in that classification.

Arsenal just latest sports team to struggle under Stan Kroenke

Stan Kroenke's sports teams have been struggling recently and the signs for Arsenal aren't great

5 main reasons Arsenal and Stoke hate each other

Despite not being obvious rivals in terms of location or league position, Arsenal and Stoke fans hate each other.

Dick Law reveals Arsene Wenger’s actual job

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Dick Law confirmed Arsenal's management structure during a conference on Sports Management in Brazil.

Why Arsenal’s new tactics aren’t working as well as you think

Since moving to the 3–4–2–1 system after losing 3–0 to Crystal Palace, Arsenal have played six games, won five and conceded only four goals.

Is Arsene Wenger doing enough to win back some Arsenal fans? 

Football fans are a notoriously fickle bunch and I make no exception for myself in that classification. Sometimes it’s easy to make your decision based on nothing more than the last result or two, it does, after all, take effort to incorporate information from a decade or more into any reasoning. So, what happens if people are changing their mind again about Arsene Wenger? This pod was written and read by Lee Hurley.

Granit Xhaka’s disciplinary record: The truth v the narrative

Granit Xhaka arrived in the Premier League this season with a reputation for getting himself into trouble with the ref on a regular basis.

Ridiculous Arsenal Crystal Palace swap story surfaces

A laughable report in the Daily Star has suggested that Arsenal are prepared to let both Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Carl Jenkinson join Crystal Palace, in an attempt to drop the price of winger Wilfried Zaha.

Are the media and pundits being too harsh on Granit Xhaka?

Granit Xhaka arrived in the Premier League this season with a reputation for getting himself into trouble with the ref on a regular basis. There’s...

Graeme Souness demonstrates anti-Granit Xhaka agenda perfectly

Graeme Souness recently demonstrated the media's bias towards Granit Xhaka perfectly.

Were Arsenal lucky or Manchester United rubbish?

A lot will be made of Arsene Wenger finally being able to get one over his long time rival and nemesis, Jose Mourinho, but in truth, this match was less about the result and more about how much Manchester United did to secure a 0-0, and how Arsenal were fortunate in the manner of which they broke the deadlock.

How Arsenal can still have a more successful season than Tottenham

The thing with success, is you start to take it for granted. At Arsenal, we might argue about the importance of each, but we largely define success in three ways: trophies, Champions League football, and finishing above Spurs.

Carl Jenkinson: The player every Arsenal fan wanted to succeed

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Carl Jenkinson looks set to leave Arsenal this season after being totally excluded from the Arsenal first team since he took a battering on Social Media after the game against Manchester United back in November.

Serge Gnabry – Arsenal’s Paul Pogba?

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Serge Gnabry has flourished since he joined Werder Bremen during last summers transfer window for €5m.

Reasons for Arsenal to be optimistic ahead of Manchester United showdown

Why even watch Arsenal v United, it's just going to go badly, right?

How did Mohamed Elneny end up at Arsenal?

Mohamed Elneny arrived at Arsenal in 2016, an unknown midfielder from the Swiss league. So how did he end up at Arsenal?

Win the FA Cup and Wenger stays or lose so he...

Let’s assume that you want Arsene Wenger to leave Arsenal this summer.

Who will replace Arsene Wenger when he leaves Arsenal?

Speculation over Arsene Wenger's future intensifies with every defeat and with plenty of them in the games leading up to the international break, pressure is intensifying on the Frenchman whose reign at Arsenal stretches back two decades.

Why Arsenal fan protests are doing more harm than good

It's no secret that this is Arsenal's worst season under Arsene Wenger's tenure but are the protesting fans making things worse?

3 key battles that could decide Arsenal v Manchester United

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With the game between Arsenal and Manchester United expected to be tough affair, there are some key duels that could decide the game.

Why it’s time for Arsenal to let Olivier Giroud go

Olivier Giroud has polarised opinion amongst Arsenal fans for much of his time with the club.

3 options for what’s wrong with Arsenal right now

So. Where were you last Sunday when Harry Kane took a dive after being tripped inside Arsenal’s penalty area?

Bayern Munich fans react to news of Alexis Sanchez talks

Bayern Munich fans have been reacting to the report from German outlet SportBild that Alexis Sanchez has entered talks over a move to the Bundesliga club.

Why Arsenal haven’t live up to expectations this season

There are three possible reasons as to why Arsenal haven’t lived up to expectations this season: The manager isn’t good enough to get the...

TBT: Arsenal win league at Tottenham for first time

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On 3 May 1971, Arsenal won the league at White Hart Lane for the first time.

5 ways Arsenal can lure Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon without Champions...

Without Champions League football, how should Arsenal go about convincing players from other clubs, particularly big names, to sign for them?

Remi Garde on Wenger, Mbappe & Lacazette

In an EXCLUSIVE with Amy Lawrence for the Guardian, former Aston Villa manager and Arsenal player, Remi Garde, spoke about Arsene Wenger, Kylian Mbappé and Alexandre Lacazette.

Bellerin: This is why I ran on the beach after Crystal...

Hector Bellerin has revealed why he went for a run on the beach the morning after Arsenal lost to Crystal Palace.

Will Arsenal’s season really be a success if they win the...

Gary Neville reckons that Arsenal's season will still be a success if they win the FA Cup... but will it really?

Bellerin: This is the difference between Arsenal and Barcelona training

Hector Bellerin has revealed an interesting difference between Arsenal and Barcelona's training sessions.

How to live in a world where Tottenham are better than...

So. It finally happened. I guess it had to at some point. I mean, if we were to award a north London title, Arsenal have won 21 in a row.

Why are Arsenal still waiting to make an Arsene Wenger announcement?

Arsenal still haven't announced a decision on Arsene Wenger's future and it seems like they don't actually have a clue what's going on or...

Ozil is a windup merchant & 4 other things we learned...

The final whistle has blown on the last North London Derby at White Hart Lane, with Arsenal deservedly losing 2-0 but did we actually learn anything?

Koscielny: Tottenham have some players who run a lot, Arsenal have...

Laurent Koscielny
Laurent Koscielny claims that Arsenal and Spurs are pretty similar in terms of quality but in different ways.

Pires: Henry, Vieira and Adams will return to Arsenal

Robert Pires believes we'll see the likes of Thierry Henry, Patrick Vieira and Tony Adams coaching at Arsenal one day... but not just yet.

Pires: The treatment of this Arsenal star is wrong

Robert Pires has defended Mesut Ozil against the unfair treatment he's received in the press.

Pires: Arsenal have one objective every year

Robert Pires has admitted that he can understand why the Arsenal fans are so angry this season.

The surprising player bringing hope to Arsenal

Nacho Monreal had scored two crucial goals in the span of 72 hours. So it is fitting that a player who works so hard for such little credit is finally having his moment in the spotlight.

How Arsenal can still have a more successful season than Tottenham

The thing with success, is you start to take it for granted. At Arsenal, we might argue about the importance of each, but we largely define success in three ways: trophies, Champions League football, and finishing above Spurs.

Why three at the back suits Arsenal’s aggressive defenders

Arsenal’s switch to a back three has added some much needed defensive solidity as we enter the final stretch of the season.

Is this Arsenal’s greatest forgotten player?

The very first man to have the number 7 on the back of a red Arsenal shirt was flying winger, Joe Hulme. Most fans of...

Celebrating 19 straight seasons in the Champions League

As Arsenal’s remarkable run of success in the UEFA Champions League looks like coming to an end this season, what better time to take a look back at the highs and lows of their record breaking nineteen straight seasons in the competition.

Arsenal will need more than luck against Tottenham and Manchester United

Three at the back. Three games. Three wins. Does this mean Arsenal are back on track?

Alex Iwobi: Arsenal almost released me

Alex Iwobi has revealed that Arsenal almost released him.

OTD Arsenal win first FA Cup ever

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On 26 April 1930, Arsenal won their first ever FA Cup against Huddersfield.

10 lesser-known crazy football happenings

Football - One of the most popular sports today, attracts millions of fans, viewers and subscribers to live video streams, channels and new betting sites.

TBT Arsenal win the league at White Hart Lane

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On 25 April 2004, Arsenal's Invincibles won the Premier League at White Hart Lane after going an entire season unbeaten.

Arsenal’s mental strength against Manchester City raises even more questions

Mental strength – two words guaranteed to make any Arsenal fan laugh or shake their head. But against Manchester City at Wembley on Sunday we saw actual mental strength from this Arsenal side.

Arsenal hot or not: Gabriel, Ox's love life, Tottenham setting...

Let's take a look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Arsenal...

OTD Luton pull off cup final win against Arsenal

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On 24 April 1988, Arsenal lost to Luton Town 3-2 in the League Cup final.

Why Arsenal need to step back before they can move forward

This advice to Arsenal comes from Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

OTD Arsenal make history against Juventus

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On 23 April 1980, Arsenal became the first British club to win at Juventus in a competitive match.

Protests and Priorities: Why Arsenal fans need to grow up

Some Arsenal fans are planning a 'Wenger Out' protest for Wembley, while others are encouraging them. Helen Trantum explains why it's time to shut up, grow up, and get behind your team.

OTD Arsenal beat Leeds away for 1st time in 40 years

On 22 April 1978, Arsenal beat Leeds away for the first time in 40 years.

Amid Liverpool links Oxlade-Chamberlain speaks about his future

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has revealed that he plans to stay at Arsenal next season amid rumours that Liverpool are interested in signing him.

OTD Arshavin scores 4 at Anfield

On 21 April 2009, Arsenal's new forward, Andrey Arshavin, scored four goals at Anfield.

This is the real reason Arsene Wenger changed formation against Middlesbrough

'Even at my age, you can change.' This was what Arsene Wenger had to say after beating Middlesbrough 2−1 last Monday, after being asked about...

5 most hated Arsenal fans

In light of Donald Trump's son, Barron, being pictured playing on the White House lawn in a full Arsenal kit, we took a look at the five most hated Arsenal fans.

Fans react to Arsenal owner donating $1m to Donald Trump

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Reports have emerged that Arsenal's majority shareholder, Stan Kroenke, donated $1m towards Donald Trump's inauguration.

Arsenal fans react to Donald Trump’s son being one of them

Just as you thought it couldn't get any more embarrassing being an Arsenal fan this season, it turns out that Donald Trump's son, Barron, is a Gooner.

OTD Arsenal make UEFA Cup final

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On 20 April 2000, Arsenal beat Lens away 2-1, sending themselves through to the UEFA Cup final.

8 things Alexis Sanchez can buy every week with £300k

With reports circulating that Arsenal have offered Alexis Sanchez £300k per week, I take a look at what exactly the Chilean could buy every week.

Ozil sightsees in London, Daily Mail make it about him leaving

You can always trust the Daily Mail to fabricate a huge story out of nothing.

How Arsene Wenger killed my hope in Arsenal

Anita used to be the most positive Arsenal fan on the planet and nothing could shake her faith in Arsene Wenger...until this season. This pod...

OTD Toure sends Arsenal to Champions League final

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On 19 April 2006, Arsenal faced Villarreal at Highbury in the first leg of the Champions League semi-final.

Could this season yet go down in history for Arsene Wenger?

Arsenal have crashed out of the Champions League in humiliating fashion and slid down the Premier League table so that qualification is an outside shot at best. So it falls to the FA Cup, so often denigrated in word by fans and in deed by managers with eyes on bigger prizes, to salvage the season.

Why do so many footballers not strengthen their weaker foot?

After Ozil’s great finish against Middlesbrough, with none other than his RIGHT foot, it got me thinking about how often he has actually used his weaker foot.

Is this Arsenal's greatest number 7?

Just under 130 men and women have pulled on the number 7 shirt at Arsenal since shirt numbers first became a thing, introduced by our very own Herbert Chapman who had to fight the FA who were opposed to such a radical notion.

Fighting homophobia in football

A recent report from the Commons Culture, Media and Sport Committee has further highlighted the problem of homophobia in sport and has made suggestions on how governing bodies can take a zero tolerance approach.

Will Arsenal miss out on a top 4 finish this season?

It would be fair to say that it has been a turbulent season at the Emirates Stadium and Monday’s 3-0 loss at Crystal Palace did little to lighten the mood, but has it put a nail in the coffin for Arsenal’s top-four hopes?

OTD David Dein leaves Arsenal

On 18 April 2007, Arsenal’s vice-chairman, David Dein, left the club.

OTD Arsenal score 2 against Tottenham at White Hart Lane

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On 17 April 1985, Arsenal beat Tottenham 2-0 at White Hart Lane.

How Arsenal killed my hope in Arsene Wenger

Anita used to be the most positive Arsenal fan on the planet and nothing could shake her faith in Arsene Wenger...until this season.

Arsenal fan: Do yourself a favour Mr. Wenger...

Once again we read in the press that Arsene Wenger is not going to stump up the money to retain one of the best players we have seen at Arsenal since Thierry Henry.

OTD Arsenal win at Old Trafford for 1st time since 1930

On 16 April 1962, Arsenal recorded their first win at Old Trafford since 1930.

Arsenal hot or not: New signing, share price, Gazidis & more

It was a much better week for Arsenal this week than over recent times. So let's take a look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Arsenal...

12 things that didn’t exist when Tottenham last finished above Arsenal

With Tottenham’s win over Bournemouth on Saturday, finishing above Arsenal for the first time since 1995 now seems inevitable. Here are a few things we didn’t have/know about the last time Spurs managed this spectacular feat.

OTD Bergkamp scores final Arsenal goal

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On 15 April 2006, Dennis Bergkamp scored his final ever goal for Arsenal.

If Arsenal can only keep one, should it be Ozil or...

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil
It may seem like an impossible decision but, if faced with the option to only keep one at Arsenal, who would you pick, Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?

£25m? £30m? How much is Olivier Giroud worth?

How much would Arsenal have to pay if they wanted to buy Olivier Giroud?

OTD Arsenal lose heavily to Middlesbrough

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On April 14 2001, Middlesbrough beat Arsenal 3-0 at Highbury.

Why Arsenal’s biggest threat to their future is themselves

There was a moment during the 3–0 loss at Crystal Palace on Monday which summed up Arsenal's current problems so perfectly, no protest or chant or tweet or YouTube video could improve on it.

OTD Arsenal defender hands in transfer request after bust-up with teammate

On 13 April 2009, Kolo Toure demanded a transfer following a falling out with Arsenal teammate at the time, William Gallas.

Arsenal have Petr Cech replacement lined up for next season

We've heard a lot about Arsenal needing a new keeper, but don't they already have one? It can be hard to tell a great goalkeeper...

Is £200m enough to help Arsenal if Wenger stays?

Even if Arsene Wenger is given a huge warchest this summer and Arsenal undergo a massive overhaul, will that be enough to get the club back on its feet?

OTD Arsenal equal record with Wigan win

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On 12 April 2014, Arsenal beat Wigan 4-2 on penalties in the FA Cup semi-final.

Why mammoth change is not what’s needed at Arsenal

Arsenal are facing an unprecedented situation with many players out of contract at the same time in 2018. What's going on?

Arsenal FanTV: Great Idea, Grim Reality

There is no justification for objecting to the existence of Arsenal FanTV but it does raise a lot of problems

Why do people hate Olivier Giroud? Let me tell you a...

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He’s tall, handsome, rich and plays (and scores) for Arsenal, so why do so many Arsenal fans (and fans in general) have such a problem with Olivier Giroud?

If Arsene Wenger could fix Arsenal, he would have done so...

After Arsenal’s latest humiliation, Arsene Wenger was adamant that he could turn things around, but the question has to be asked – if he can, why hasn’t he done it already?

What next for Sanchez and Ozil?

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As the Gunners continue towards another season of overall disappointment, many fans are already turning their attentions to next season.

OTD Alex Song scores first Premier League goal

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On 11 April 2009, Alex Song scored his first Premier League goal for Arsenal.

How Tony Adams ended up as manager of Granada FC

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At the end of March, we reported on Tony Adams becoming Granada FC's sporting director but he's now been appointed manager. Here's how.

OTD Goalkeeper makes 200th appearances for Arsenal

On 10 April 2011, Jens Lehmann was brought on as an emergency substitute against Blackpool after Manuel Almunia was injured in the warmup.

North London power shift? Stop embarrassing yourself

Tottenham fans and pundits have been saying that this would be 'their year' for as long as anyone can remember but it looks as if,...

5 million reasons for Arsenal to finish fourth

One thing anyone interested in football knows is that Arsenal finish fourth no matter how the season unfolds, but is that about to change?

OTD Invincibles stage massive comeback against Liverpool

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On 9 April 2004, Arsenal came back from 2-1 down to Liverpool at Highbury to win 4-2.

Arsenal and Tottenham north London power shift? Stop embarrassing yourself

Tottenham fans and pundits have been saying that this would be 'their year' for as long as anyone can remember but it looks as if, with Arsenal in full-blown crisis mode, this could actually be the one.

Why everything you think about Theo Walcott is wrong

He's been at Arsenal ten years, yet for most of his club career, it would have been unthinkable for Theo Walcott to lead an Arsenal XI onto the pitch in a competitive match.

What’s hot, what’s not: Xhaka, Elneny, Ozil, Tottenham & more

It was a much better week for Arsenal this week than over recent times. So let's take a look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Arsenal...

OTD Arsenal knock Tottenham out of FA Cup semi-final

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On 8 April 2001, Arsenal beat Spurs 2-1 in the FA Cup semi-final at Old Trafford.

OTD Arsenal play 4th game in 11 days against Spurs, still...

On 7 April 1980, Arsenal played their fourth game in 11 days against Spurs at White Hart Lane and still managed to win 2-1 despite numerous first team chances.

Gazidis promises change but only thing he's changed so far is...

All we have to do is wait for Arsenal to do something, all whilst Arsenal are waiting for someone else to do something first.

OTD Chelsea beat Invincibles in Champions League

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On 6 April 2004, Chelsea beat Arsenal 2-1 in the Champions League quarter-final.

BBC MOTD reach new levels of ridiculousness with Arsenal v West...

BBC's Match of the Day reached new levels of ridiculousness on Wednesday night with their analysis of Arsenal's game against West Ham.

Ozil, Xhaka and Wengerball: Lessons from Arsenal's win over West Ham

Arsenal took home all three points against West Ham, ending a run of games in which they played like a bunch of idiots.

Why Arsenal need to keep this player at all costs

Back in February, I wrote a column on the five things we learned from Arsenal's horror show at Chelsea and one of my points has never seemed more relevant.

Who would you keep: Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?

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It may seem like an impossible decision but, if faced with the option to only keep one at Arsenal, who would you pick, Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?

OTD Arsenal beat Liverpool in League Cup final

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On 5 April 1987, Arsenal beat Liverpool 2-1 in the League Cup final in order to lift the trophy for the first time.

Are Arsenal fans now the most annoying supporters in the country?

As Gooners, we must address the reality that we might well have become the most distasteful fanbase in the Premier League.

Arsenal fans overtake Liverpool as most annoying fans in country

As Gooners, we must address the reality that we might well have become the most distasteful fanbase in the Premier League. Until relatively recently, I...

OTD Arsenal make it 17 unbeaten against Manchester City

On April 4 2009, Arsenal made it 17 games unbeaten with a 2-0 victory over Manchester City.

Long read: Arsenal's Manchester City salvage job doesn't dispel dissent

The best that can be said about the weekend's game is that it stopped the losing run.

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.

OTD Arsenal goalkeeper signs new deal

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On 3 April 2008, goalkeeper Manuel Almunia signed a contract extension with Arsenal in the hope that he would finish his career in north London.

Drones, helicopters and an Arsenal forward: Croatian football's propaganda war

Over the last few years, I keep telling myself I should stop getting involved with Croatian national team and the whole shenanigans happening in Croatian football but, here I am again, talking and moaning about it.

£85m bid submitted: Why do Arsenal want Mbappe so much?

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Kylian Mbappé is one of Europe's hottest prospects with plenty of interested suitors scouting his progression at Monaco. So why is he so in demand?

OTD Arsenal midfielder returns from long-term injury

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On 2 April 2005, Arsenal legend, Gilberto Silva, returned to action after a long layoff after suffering a back injury.

How Arsenal and the media are failing Mesut Ozil

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Mesut Ozil is misunderstood and misrepresented by the people paid handsomely to explain this game to us. He’s punished for their ignorance and preference for hyperbole. Ozil is being made a scapegoat, mostly by a media determined to see him fail from the moment he joined Arsenal

Dear Daily Cannon: Arsenal’s festering form is costing me my identity

Helen Trantum column
Throughout his Arsenal tenure, Arsene Wenger has been very good at stopping the rot. Whenever we've lost a game, or perhaps two in a row, that's generally as far as it goes. Very rarely is a bad run allowed to fester

OTD Arsene Wenger wins Manager of the Month

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On 1 April 1998, Arsene Wenger became the first Arsenal manager to ever win the Premier League Manager of the Month award.

Why do Arsenal, Chelsea, and Liverpool want Roma defender so badly?

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Arsenal have been long linked with Kostas Manolas from Roma with some reports in January claiming they had even agreed personal terms with the player.

How Arsenal can survive and thrive without Alexis Sanchez

If Alexis does decide that he's better off elsewhere, then what? Does it matter who Arsenal sell Alexis Sanchez to? Is Alexis Sanchez irreplaceable?

Arsenal April preview – do months get more important than this?

Arsenal, and Arsene Wenger, have a doozy of a month ahead - does it get more important than this?

OTD Influential Arsenal midfielder passes away

On 31 March 2001, the footballing world was racked by the tragic death of David 'Rocky' Rocastle from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

OTD Arsenal beat Sunderland on way to 3rd Double

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On 30 March 2002, Arsenal beat Sunderland 3-0 on the way to their third Double.

How can Arsenal prepare for life after Alexis and Ozil?

Even the most optimistic Gooner probably knows deep down that Alexis Sanchez is leaving in the summer.

Why video refs will be brilliant when Arsenal play Tottenham

Video refs don’t spoil the game, they only change it slightly, and in ways that could be even more exciting than things we’ve experienced so far in the history of football.

OTD Arsenal hero was born

On 29 March 1973, Marc Overmars was born.

How Alexis Sanchez’s form at Arsenal has cost Mesut Ozil his

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I have an awful feeling Mesut Ozil’s final assist in an Arsenal jersey will be to himself - an assist that helps him pioneer...

How much will Arsenal get for Alexis Sanchez?

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At this point, it's quite clear that Alexis Sanchez is off from Arsenal in the summer, so it seems only prudent that we should...

OTD Arsenal beat Juventus on way to Champions League final

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On 28 March 2006, Arsenal beat Juventus 2-0 in the Champions League quarter-final.

How Arsenal signed Stepanovs because the Bergkamp and co played a...

Igors Stepanovs – it’s a name to strike fear into the hearts of Gooners everywhere, but did you know he was signed after Arsenal players played a trick on Martin Keown?

What needs to happen at Arsenal for Kroenke to step in

Arsenal have lost four league games out of five for the first time under Arsene Wenger, they're six points behind fourth place, and the manager is about to sign a two-year extension that pretty much only he and the board want him to sign.

OTD Arsenal beat Aston Villa in 7-goal thriller

On 27 March 1982, Terry Neill's Arsenal won 4-3 against Aston Villa at Highbury.

Are Arsenal fans now the most annoying supporters in the country?

As Gooners, we must address the reality that we might well have become the most distasteful fanbase in the Premier League.

OTD Arsenal sign Leicester City striker

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On 26 March 1987, Arsenal signed Alan Smith from Leicester for £750,000.

3 reasons Arsenal need to dump David Ospina

Helen Trantum column
David Opsina makes a lot of high-profile errors, but those aren't the ones that are most concerning

What’s missing at Arsenal – leadership or common sense?

Arsenal’s recent game against West Brom was another disappointing result for the club, yet it was the way we lost which hurt fans the most.

OTD Arsenal beat Chelsea in FA Cup replay on way to...

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On 25 March 2003, Arsenal beat Chelsea 3-1 at Stamford Bridge during their FA Cup sixth round replay.

Precedent: What needs to happen for Stan Kroenke to fire Arsene...

So, Arsenal lost again at the weekend, they've lost four league games out of five for the first time under Arsene Wenger, they're six points behind fourth place, and the manager is about to sign a two-year extension that pretty much only he and the board want him to sign.

OTD Arsenal sell midfielder to Everton

Anders Limpar
On 24 March 1994, Arsenal manager at the time, George Graham, sold Anders Limpar to Everton for a reported £1.6m.

Granit Xhaka on racist allegations, Wenger, pundits, red cards + more

Granit Xhaka has been a chatty boy while away with the Switzerland national team, giving a number of revealing interviews on his racist allegations, Arsene Wenger, pundits and his red cards.

Chaos theory: Arsenal’s new plan?

So another week has come and gone and less and less makes any sense aboard the good ship Arsenal. On the pitch Arsenal put in...

Xhaka: Expectations at Arsenal are gigantic & Wenger could have kicked...

Granit Xhaka
While away with the Switzerland national team, Granit Xhaka has spoken about what the expectations are like at Arsenal and revealed that he feared Arsene Wenger could have kicked him out of the team after his second red.

Arsenal fans prefer experienced manager over exciting young one

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It seems that Arsenal fans would prefer an experienced manager over a young, exciting one.

Granit Xhaka: Compare my fouls to Manchester United star's elbow

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Granit Xhaka has been speaking to the press while away on international duty with Switzerland this week and admitted he's not happy with how Premier League referees have been treating him.

OTD Chelsea end Arsenal's three-month unbeaten run

On 23 March 2008, Chelsea managed to beat Arsenal, which no other team had managed in the League since Middlesbrough on 9 December 2007.

Granit Xhaka responds to Bayern Munich rumours

Granit Xhaka believes that Arsenal are not too far away from Bayern Munich despite losing 10-2 to them this season in the Champions League and he's heard nothing from them about their rumoured interest.

Arsenal fans say who they want to replace Arsene Wenger

With Arsene Wenger potentially off in the summer, we put it to you on Twitter who you want to take over at Arsenal.

Five ways Wenger should shake up Arsenal

Since the disheartening (to put it lightly) 3-1 loss to West Brom, reports that Arsene Wenger has decided to stay at Arsenal and 'shake-up' the club over the summer have increased - but how?

OTD Arsenal ship 6 against Chelsea as referee makes huge mistake

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On 22 March 2014, not only did Arsenal lose 6-0 at Stamford Bridge, they were the victim of an embarrassing refereeing mistake at the hands of Andre Marriner.

Bellerin on owing Wenger, Arsenal love, rejecting Barcelona, Manchester City links...

Hector Bellerin
Hector Bellerin has given a lengthy interview to Mundo Deportivo and his comments are ripe for twisting.

Long read – Chaos theory: Arsenal’s new plan?

So another week has come and gone and less and less makes any sense aboard the good ship Arsenal.

OTD Arsenal make it 21-game unbeaten against Newcastle

On 21 March 2009, Arsenal beat Newcastle 3-1 with Manuel Almunia saving a penalty.

Audio: Why Ozil leaving says more about Arsenal than Alexis going

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As the summer approaches, we face the very real prospect of losing the three biggest names at Arsenal - Arsene Wenger, Mesut Ozil and...

OTD Arsenal top Premier League

Cesc Fabregas
On 20 March 2010, Arsenal went top of the Premier League with a 2-0 win away against West Ham.

£30m? £50m? How much can Arsenal expect to get for Alexis?

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
At this point, it's quite clear that Alexis Sanchez is off from Arsenal in the summer, so it seems only prudent that we should look forward to what sort of cash we can get for him.

Why I don't believe in Arsène Wenger at Arsenal anymore

People are, correctly, using the evidence of their own eyes and returning a judgement that finds Arsène Wenger incapable of delivering us the Arsenal...

Why Ozil leaving says more about Arsenal than Alexis going

As the summer approaches, we face the very real prospect of losing the three biggest names at Arsenal - Arsene Wenger, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.

OTD Arsenal legend comes out of retirement for West Brom clash

On 19 March 2011, Jens Lehmann was on the bench for Arsenal against West Brom despite not playing for the club since May 2007.

OTD Everton put end to Arsenal’s unbeaten run

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On 18 March 2007, Everton put an end to Arsenal's unbeaten run with a 1-0 victory at Goodison Park.

'Make or break' time for Arsenal against West Brom

Helen Trantum column
If Arsenal can take the feel good feeling from last weekend, and turn it into a great first half against the Baggies, that confidence could come flowing back.

15-minute read: A brief history of Arsenal’s Irish connection

I'm sure it won't have escaped the attention of all reading this that today is St. Patrick's Day, and as such is a date...

Fanzone: Maybe Arsene Wenger is the problem

These are dramatic times for Arsenal fans but we are all far too familiar with the story.

OTD Monaco knock Arsenal out of Champions League

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On 17 March 2015, Monaco knocked Arsenal out of the Champions League on away goals.

A brief history of Arsenal’s Irish connection

Today is St. Patrick's Day, and as such is a date associated with all things Irish so we take a look at the greatest Irish players ever to don the red and white of Arsenal.

Why have Arsenal really faltered this season?

Alex Iwobi, Granit Xhaka and Francis Coquelin
Something changed after Arsenal's defeat against Everton at the end of 2016. So what happened? Douglas Fargalia has a theory...

OTD Rosicky scores screamer against Tottenham

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On 16 March 2014, Tomas Rosicky scored a beauty of a goal against Spurs at White Hart Lane.

Four times Arsene Wenger’s words have been twisted in the media

In light of opposition fans and media having a field day twisting Arsene Wenger's quotes regarding Leicester City struggling this season, we take a look at three more times the boss' quotes have been taken out of context.

OTD Arsenal sell striker to Manchester City

Niall Quinn
On 15 March 1990, Arsenal sold Niall Quinn to Manchester City.

Why £70m would be money well spent for Arsenal on this...

Alexandre Lacazette
Alexandre Lacazette has been linked with Arsenal for several years running but is he really woth his £70m price tag?

Long read: Why Arsenal fans need to stop focusing on Wenger...

At the moment it's quite hard to write about Arsenal without writing about Arsene Wenger, but although an ongoing story, the subject is getting old.

Tactics: What Arsenal changed that made them worse

Alex Iwobi, Granit Xhaka and Francis Coquelin
As ball after ball fell in the centre of midfield, I watched helplessly as the likes of Lallana, Can, and even Firmino seized them for Liverpool. Where were Arsenal's ball winners?

OTD Olivier Giroud & Aaron Ramsey help Arsenal beat Emirates record

Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey
On 14 March 2015, Arsenal picked up their ninth consecutive home win with a 3-0 victory against West Ham.

OTD Arsenal make shock exit from FA Cup

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On 13 March 2016, Watford knocked Arsenal out of the sixth round of the FA Cup at the Emirates.

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

A recent article on Squawka has highlighted eight statistics which have suggested Alexis is currently part of Arsenal's problem.

Watch Young Arsenal fan delivers player ratings against Lincoln

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As part of our drive to bring the voices of more Arsenal fans to a wider audience, this week we have a young Arsenal fan, nicknamed Gunner Guru, delivering player ratings for the side’s win over Lincoln City.

OTD Influential Arsenal midfielder extends deal

Tomas Rosicky scores against Tottenham
On 12 March 2012, Tomas Rosicky signed a new contract with Arsenal.

Arsenal are listening to fans - they just don't agree with...

Helen Trantum column
Arsenal are listening to fans - they just don't agree with them

OTD Arsenal sign £400,000 midfielder

Peter Nicholas
On 11 March 1981, Arsenal signed Peter Nicholas from Crystal Palace for a reported £400,000.

Why Chelsea thrived and Arsenal died after October's 3-0 win

Why Chelsea thrived and Arsenal died after October's 3-0 win

OTD Arsenal beat Crystal Palace on way to cup Double

On 10 March 1993, Arsenal beat Crystal Palace 2-0 in the League Cup on their way to winning the Cup Double.

Adios Arsene at Arsenal

Why it's time for Arsene Wenger to say goodbye at Arsenal

OTD Arsenal beat Manchester United en route to Wembley

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On March 9 2015, Arsenal managed to beat Manchester United 2-1 in the sixth round of the FA Cup at Old Trafford.

What should Arsenal fans expect post-Wenger?

There is a lot of speculation that Arsene Wenger should go next summer, but what kind of future should be envisioned by the club?

No glory for Barcelona in ‘greatest ever comeback’ as cheats prosper

On Wednesday, we witnessed the biggest comeback in Champions League history proving cheaters do prosper

Reasons to be cheerful after Arsenal’s Bayern battering

I also thought it'd be fun to look at some of the (tiny, invisible, ignored by the mainstream media) positives of Arsenal's defeat to Bayern

In defence of Arsene Wenger and Arsenal v Bayern Munich

We don't need to take a game out of context and use it as a stick to beat Wenger with. The truth is - there's plenty enough live ammunition from previous games. There's no need to fire Bayern blanks in his direction too.

OTD Arsenal beat Everton en route to Wembley

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On 8 March 2014, Arsenal beat Everton 4-1 in the FA Cup quarter-finals en route to Wembley.

Arsene Wenger’s credibility stretched dangerously thin

The Anfield defeat feels like another big nail in the coffin of the Wenger years.

How this Arsenal midfielder hid Arsenal's problems for years

Santi Cazorla
How Santi Cazorla masked Arsenal's problems for years

OTD World class Arsenal striker plays final game

Thierry Henry
On 7 March 2007, Thierry Henry played his last match for Arsenal before he signed for Barcelona.

OTD Arsenal stage plucky Champions League comeback

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On 6 March 2012, Arsenal beat AC Milan 3-0 at the Emirates after losing 4-0 at the San Siro.

Progress report: Jack Wilshere at Bournemouth

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Jack Wilshere of AFC Bournemouth during the Premier League match between Stoke City and AFC Bournemouth at Bet365 Stadium on November 19, 2016 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Dave Thompson/Getty Images)
Jack Wilshere's loan move to Bournemouth was a surprising one at first glance, but it has allowed the midfielder a chance to silence his critics and hopefully earn back a place in the Arsenal side.

Would you rather sell Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?

Helen Trantum column
Would you rather sell Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?

OTD Arsenal become first English team to beat AC Milan at...

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On 4 March 2008, Arsenal became the first English team to beat AC Milan at the San Siro.

Arsenal fan storm coming for Wenger and Liverpool is the first...

Liverpool away, Bayern Munich at home, Lincoln City at home - three games in eight days, yet in reality it is so much more.

Fire Wenger & 4 other changes Arsenal should make

These are the five changes that Arsenal needs to make before their next game.

OTD Arsenal kick off 5-match winning streak after goal drought

Nicklas Bendtner
On 3 March 2009, Arsenal kicked off a five-game winning streak against West Brom at the Hawthorns.

Arsenal’s men from history – Ted Drake

Edward Joseph 'Ted' Drake was one of Arsenal's most prolific goalscorers of all time, scoring 42 goals in total during the 1934/35 season alone.

OTD Arsenal star scores historical goal against Newcastle

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On 2 March 2002, Dennis Bergkamp scored a goal so beautiful, it's gone down in history as one of the best Premier League goals ever.

Five things Arsenal fans can expect from Liverpool clash

Arsenal return from a welcome break to Premier League action this weekend against Liverpool.

OTD Arsenal win penalty shoot-out on way to FA Cup final

Ashley Cole
On 1 March 2005, Arsenal beat Sheffield United 4-2 on penalties during their FA Cup replay en route to winning the trophy.

Spaniard to be captain at Arsenal in '2 or 3 years'...

Bellerín (R) in action against Hull City
Could Hector Bellerin really end up captaining Arsenal one day?

Profile: Luke Hobbs – Arsenal’s new interim Academy manager

Arsenal youth
Having been appointed the club's interim Academy manager, we profile 37-year-old Luke Hobbs.

OTD Versatile midfielder plays final game for Arsenal

David Court
On 28 February 1970, versatile midfielder, David Court, played his final game for Arsenal.

3 lessons Arsene Wenger could learn from a Primary School teacher

It’s 10 a.m. at Arsenal Elementary School and class is in session.

OTD Arsenal's Wembley calamity against Birmingham

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On 27 February 2011, Arsenal lost 2-1 to Birmingham City in the League Cup final at Wembley.

OTD Arsenal beat Tottenham 5-2 for first time

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On this day in 2012, Arsenal came from 2-0 down against Spurs at the Emirates to win 5-2, 9 months before they'd do it for a second time.

5 compete for Arsenal Player of the Month for February

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Who do you think was Arsenal's Player of the Month for February?

All change at Arsenal - but what should that change look...

Helen Trantum column
For Arsenal, change is all anyone talks about at the moment. The question is, what do we want to achieve? And moreover, what should that change look like?

OTD Theo Walcott scores first goal as Arsenal lose cup final...

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On this day in 2007, Arsenal lost 2-1 to Chelsea in the League Cup final.

7 Arsenal problems that need sorted immediately

Thanks to Southampton having the audacity, cheek and sheer nerve to progress all the way to a cup final that they knew was on the same weekend as their game with Arsenal, the Gunners, and ergo, all of us fans, now have a week without a game to watch.

OTD Arsenal forward makes debut at 17

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On this day in 1962, George Armstrong played his first game for Arsenal against Blackpool.

Arsenal’s men from history – Cliff Bastin

Cliff Bastin
Continuing our 'Arsenal's men from history' feature, we take a look at one of the Gunners' greatest ever players who would go on to score 178 goals for the club.

Should fans be segregated for Arsenal Ladies v Spurs?

With Arsenal.com confirming Arsenal Ladies v Spurs will take place at Borehamwood FC on Sunday 19 March at 2pm, the question has to be asked if segregation should be in place.

OTD Arsenal forward suffers horrific injury

Eduardo
On this day in 2008, Eduardo da Silva had his ankle dislocated and fibula broken by Martin Taylor during a 2-2 draw against Birmingham City.

Arsenal, I love you but I don’t like you

I'm willing to bet that everyone has said the phrase to a loved one at least once in the past: I love you but I don't like you very much right now.

OTD Arsenal thrash Manchester City

Robert Pires and Dennis Bergkamp
On this day in 2003, Arsenal played Manchester City at their former ground, Maine Road, for the final time and beat them 5-1.

Could this season yet go down in history for Arsenal?

Since I last wrote, it's all gone a bit apocalyptic. Without wallowing any further in Munich misery, it was a game that felt like a...

OTD Arsenal make history against Real Madrid

Thierry Henry
On this day in 2006, Arsenal managed to beat Real Madrid 1-0 away in the Champions League; the first English team to win there.

Fighting homophobia in football

A recent report from the Commons Culture, Media and Sport Committee has further highlighted the problem of homophobia in sport and has made suggestions on how governing bodies can take a zero tolerance approach.

Long read: 4 things Arsenal must do to fix themselves

This advice to Arsenal comes from Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

OTD Arsenal forced to FA Cup fifth round replay

Tomas Rosicky
On this day in 2011, Leyton Orient managed to force a replay against Arsenal after drawing 1-1 at Brisbane Road.

Arsene Wenger - Watch again, Alexis is a part of it

Arsene Wenger did not seem to take too kindly to being told Alexis Sanchez should be spared some post-match criticism.

Arsenal FanTV: Great Idea, Grim Reality

There is no justification for objecting to the existence of Arsenal FanTV but it does raise a lot of problems

OTD Arsenal force FA Cup replay

On this day in 2005, Arsenal drew 1-1 with Sheffield United on their way to the FA Cup final, which they went on to win.

Arsenal legend – I’m not ‘out’ out but I’ve not hidden...

kelly Smith
Ahead of her celebration game on Sunday, Kelly Smith has come out to the world in a wide-ranging interview with Oliver Holt in the Daily Mail, a massive move from someone who values her privacy so fiercely.

How the majority haven't got a clue when it comes to...

Mesut Ozil
Mesut Ozil’s teacher knew that he was something special from the first time he saw him on the playground so why does he get such a hard time from the English media?

Arsene Wenger can’t win at Sutton United

Arsenal travel to Sutton United on Monday night in the FA Cup with Arsene Wenger probably aware that he can’t win no matter what happens.

Maybe it's time for Arsene to go, but not because of...

Helen Trantum column
Should Arsene go? I don’t even know what to think any more.

OTD Arsenal beat Chelsea 3-1 on road to FA Cup final

Thierry Henry scores penalty in FA Cup against Chelsea
On this day in 2001, Arsenal beat Chelsea 3-1 at home in the fifth round of the FA Cup.

OTD Arsenal star returns from injury for FA Cup clash

Charlie George
On this day in 1971, Arsenal legend, Charlie George, returned from injury to score a brace against Manchester City in the FA Cup fifth round.

Arsene Wenger to make ‘clean break’ with Arsenal in summer

A number of stories around today are claiming that Arsene Wenger will not be offered a role upstairs when he leaves Arsenal, with the club and manager going for a ‘clean break’.

Long read: Arsenal's morning after the night before

So. Now what? That, is the only question that was left needing to be asked after Arsenal's second-half capitulation in Munich on Wednesday.

Arsenal’s men from history – Tom Whittaker

Tom Whittaker is one of the few men in history who went from being an Arsenal player to Arsenal manager during his career and even became our fourth longest serving coach.

OTD Arsenal beat Barcelona

Andrey Arshavin scores against Barcelona
On this day in 2011, Arsenal beat Barcelona 2-1 in the Champions League.

What next for Arsene Wenger and Arsenal?

This morning there’s something of a numbness running through the Arsenal fan base.

OTD Arsenal striker scores stunning FA Cup brace

Olivier Giroud
On this day in 2015, Arsenal beat Middlesbrough 2-0 in the fifth round of the FA Cup on our way to Wembley.

Could Arsenal cope without Alexis Sanchez?

Recent events have got me thinking: would life at Arsenal after Alexis Sanchez be so bad?

OTD Arsenal sign centreback

Kolo Toure and Didier Drogba
On this day in 2002, Arsenal signed Kolo Toure from ASEC Mimosas after a short trial.

Top 5 Arsenal Valetine's Day partnerships

Love is in the air at London Colney but which Arsenal players are forming great partnerships?

2 things Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain needs to change to succeed at Arsenal

Is it time to stop seeing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as a wide boy?

OTD Forward makes controversial Arsenal debut

Ray Parlour
On this day in 1999, Nwankwo Kanu made his debut for Arsenal against Sheffield United.

Arsene Wenger admits Mesut Ozil low on confidence but is this...

Mesut Ozil
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Mesut Ozil is struggling with his confidence but is he still feeling the effects of his recent illness?

Rangers lose their manager – What now for Jon Toral?

Following the news about Mark Warburton's departure from Rangers, Jon Toral will be hoping to impress under new management again soon.

OTD Prolific striker plays final game for Arsenal

Joe Baker
On this day in 1966, Joe Baker player his final game for Arsenal – a friendly.

Arsenal have Petr Cech replacement lined up for next season

Helen Trantum column
As the debate rages over who should replace Petr Cech in Arsenal's goal, Helen Trantum looks at how the club already have his replacement

OTD Thierry Henry scores his final ever Arsenal goal

Thierry Henry
On this day in 2012, Thierry Henry scored his final ever Arsenal goal.

Is this why Arsenal are rubbish in the first half?

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

OTD Arsenal beat Liverpool, go on six-game winning streak

Abou Diaby
On this day in 2010, Arsenal beat Liverpool 1-0, kick-starting a six-game winning streak.

Long read: Why Arsenal must change first, not the fans

Well, it's finally happened. We've finally run out of things to talk about.

Arsenal’s men from history – Joseph Morris Bates

Joseph Morris Bates, aka Morris Bates, was one of Arsenal's first ever players.

OTD Arsenal create partnership with Colorado Rapids

Stan Kroenke who owns Arsenal
On this day in 2007, Arsenal became official partners with MLS club, Colorado Rapids.

Arsenal forward - I get stick in training for this!

Olivier Giroud and Alex Iwobi v Swansea
Alex Iwobi has revealed that his lack of aerial threat makes him the brunt of a few jokes amongst the Arsenal lads in training.

Arsenal forward - It's been a dream come true

Alex Iwobi v Swansea
Alex Iwobi has admitted that the past couple of seasons in which he's managed to break into the Arsenal first team have been a dream come true.

OTD Arsenal goalkeeper apologises for being embarrassing

Wojciech Szczesny
On this day in 2014, a 5-1 loss away to Liverpool in the Premier League prompted Wojciech Szczesny to post on his official Facebook page that Arsenal's performance was "f**king embarrassing".

Why Arsenal fans still defend Arsene Wenger

It's a question I've been asking myself a lot over the past few weeks: why do I feel this protective need to defend Arsene Wenger while simultaneously believing that his time at Arsenal is up?

OTD Arsenal beat Everton in League Cup on way to final

Perry Groves
On this day in 1988, Arsenal beat Everton 1-0 in the League Cup semi-final first leg on their way to the final at Wembley.

OTD Arsenal secure place in League Cup final for first time

Arsenal in 1968
On this day in 1968, Arsenal secured their place in the League Cup final for the first time after beating Huddersfield 3-1 in the second leg of the semis.

Proof Chelsea man should have been sent off against Arsenal

The Chelsea game on Saturday was another typical example of a referee bottling a decision. You have to ask - why do they regularly fail...

Arsenal man's loan collapses - what does his future hold?

Glen Kamara
Time continues to tick on Glen Kamara's future at Arsenal failing to land a loan deal with FC Twente after January trial.

OTD Arsenal blow 4-0 lead against Newcastle

Joey Barton and Gervinho
On this day in 2011, Arsenal drew 4-4 away to Newcastle after being 4-0 ahead in 26 minutes.

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s horror show at Chelsea

Petr Cech
Although I think most of us were expecting an embarrassing performance and result against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, it's never nice to actually have to live through it.

OTD Striker scores on Arsenal debut

Robin van Persie, Emmanuel Adebayor
On this day in 2006, Emmanuel Adebayor scored on his Arsenal debut against Birmingham.

The psychology behind Arsenal's Watford woes

Helen Trantum column
Sports psychologists are all the rage, and for good reason.

OTD Arsenal announce signing of talented forward

Andrey Arshavin
On this day in 2009, Arsenal announced the signing of Andrey Arshavin from Zenit St Petersburg.

Arsenal’s infinity staircase strikes again

Arsenal's infinity staircase strikes again

OTD Wenger let off ban for violent conduct against Taylor

Arsene Wenger in stands at Southampton
On this day in 2001, Arsene Wenger successfully appealed against a 12-match ban for violent conduct against referee Paul Taylor.

Does Giroud’s Watford performance highlight Arsenal’s need for another striker?

Olivier Giroud
Olivier Giroud has said before that the fans can't expect him to dig Arsenal out of a hole every week and he proved this against Watford on Tuesday night.

Arsenal’s transfer window – How was it for you?

Just as promised, Arsenal made no additions to their first team squad during the January transfer window.

OTD Arsenal send winger to League One

Sanchez Watt
On this day in 2010, youngster, Sanchez Watt, was loaned out to Southend.

5 things Arsenal learned after their Watford shambles

Another game, another bizarre, soul-destroying performance from Arsenal at the Emirates.

John Lukic – Why Arsenal sold me back to Leeds

John Lukic
Former Arsenal goalkeeper, John Lukic, has recalled his move from Arsenal to Leeds United back in 1990.

OTD Arsenal sign talented winger

Ryo Miyaichi
On this day in 2011, Arsenal completed the signing of promising young winger, Ryo Miyaichi, after he impressed Arsene Wenger during his trial at the club during summer 2010.

OTD Powerful defender signs deal with Arsenal

Tony Adams
On this day in 1984, Tony Adams signed his first professional contract with Arsenal.

The Hartson Years

John Hartson was a good, but not great, footballer. In this week's Dose, we look back at his time at Arsenal

Arsenal loan move raises plenty of questions

Gedion Zelalem
All things considered, Gedion Zelalem's imminent loan switch to VVV-Venlo over in the Netherlands will be seen as a step down quality-wise, but is ultimately one which could help him develop further into an ideal first-team midfielder.

Arsenal star forward – I feel proud to continue & could...

Olivier Giroud
Olivier Giroud has given an interview to Planète Foot in which he talks about his pride at being an Arsenal player, signing a new deal and what his plans are for the future.

OTD Arsenal send midfielder on loan

Jack Wilshere
On this day in 2010, Arsenal sent an 18-year-old Jack Wilshere out on loan to Bolton Wanderers.

OTD Arsenal announce signing of Brazilian international

Gabriel v Preston
On this day in 2015, Arsenal announced the signing of Brazil international, Gabriel, from Villarreal for a reported £11.2m.

Why doesn't Petr Cech save penalties for Arsenal?

Helen Trantum column
Referees give a lot of penalties against Arsenal, but why doesn't Petr Cech save any of them?

OTD Arsenal beat Liverpool in controversial FA Cup clash on way...

Dennis Bergkamp v Liverpool
On this day in 2002, Arsenal beat Liverpool 1-0 in the FA Cup fourth round on the way to the club's third Double.

Why Granit Xhaka is not angry - he's scared

There have been approximately 1.5 million articles written about Granit Xhaka in the last 96 hours (that number is courtesy of The White House) and this is one more to go on the pile that is adding up almost as quickly as there are reasons to loathe Piers Morgan.

Arsenal’s first team – Fred Beardsley

Born in 1856, Fred Beardsley was one of Arsenal's founding fathers.

OTD Arsenal game postponed

Charlie George and George Graham
On this day in 1971, Arsenal's replay against Portsmouth in the fourth round of the FA Cup was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.

Why do people hate Olivier Giroud? Let me tell you a...

Olivier Giroud
He’s tall, handsome, rich and plays (and scores) for Arsenal, so why do so many Arsenal fans (and fans in general) have such a problem with Olivier Giroud?

Why Arsenal fans should lighten up over Alexis Sanchez banner

Arsenal's dramatic win at home to Burnley on Sunday was underscored by huge controversy.

OTD Arsenal beat Brighton on road to Wembley

Mesut Ozil
On this day in 2015, Arsenal beat Brighton and Hove Albion in the FA Cup on their way to winning the trophy for the second season in a row.

Arsenal sign 'lethal' 21-year-old striker from Sunderland

Beth Mead
News that the young striker, Beath Mead, has been signed by the club has been welcomed by all the fans as she is a player with a great future ahead, but will she get any game time?

Is Granit Xhaka’s ‘temper’ really a problem for Arsenal?

On Sunday, Granit Xhaka picked up his second red card of the season against Burnley.

Stadium or touchline – the difference in the bans allegedly facing...

Arsene Wenger sent off by Jon Moss
Arsene Wenger is set for a ban, that is clear, but what is not is if it will be a touchline or stadium ban, with some papers seeming to be pushing for the latter, so what's the difference?

OTD Arsenal lose even though they win

Robin van Persie, Dennis Bergkamp and Mathieu Flamini v Wigan
On this day in 2006, Arsenal were knocked out of the League Cup by Wigan.

What sort of ban can Arsene Wenger expect from the FA?

Arsene Wenger ban for actions against Anthony Taylor
Arsene Wenger has been charged with misconduct by the FA, so what sort of punishment and ban is he facing?

Long read: Did Anthony Taylor break the rules when Wenger was...

Did Arsenal show their fabled 'mental strength' for real this weekend?

Wenger called Moss a ‘cheat’ but can he defend himself against...

Arsene Wenger sent off
Arsene Wenger was sent off at the end of the very heated Burnley game, and he will likely be charged by the FA for using the word 'cheat' as revealed by the Evening Standard.

OTD Arsenal beat West Ham 5-1 after 23 shots

Theo Walcott and Lukas Podolski
On this day in 2013, Arsenal beat West Ham 5-1 in the Premier League.

How Arsenal turned a male model into a footballing superstar

Ten years ago, a Swedish Calvin Klein model crowned a distinguished career in front of the camera with the receipt of a prestigious and much-coveted award.

5 things we learned as Arsenal gave us heart attacks against...

Granit Xhaka
Arsenal managed to beat Burnley 2-1 at the Emirates on Sunday but it was far from a straight forward win.

David Ospina - This is what Arsenal have to do

David Ospina throws
David Ospina made his seventh senior appearance of the season during Arsenal's last-gasp FA Cup victory against Preston and this is the time in the football calendar where the Colombian is expected to play more regularly.

OTD Injury prone midfielder makes Arsenal debut

Abou Diaby
On this day in 2006, Abou Diaby made his debut for Arsenal: a 1-0 loss to Everton.

A tale of eleven Arsenal contracts

Helen Trantum column
Arsenal are facing an unprecedented situation with many players out of contract at the same time in 2018. What's going on?

OTD Arsenal sign speedy winger for £5m rising to £12m

Theo Walcott
On this day in 2006, Theo Walcott transferred to Arsenal from Southampton at the tender age of 16, although he wouldn't sign a professional contract until his 17th birthday on 16 March.

Long read: Why Xhaka-Ramsey is key to Arsenal’s success

There were two main takeaways for Arsenal to mull upon after a comfortable 4-0 win at hapless Swansea last weekend.

Arsenal’s men from history – Jack Humble

For some, Jack Humble is the most important man in Arsenal's history: the club's true founding father

OTD Former Chelsea star signs for Arsenal

On this day in 1990, Arsenal signed former Chelsea defender, Colin Pates, for £500,000.

OTD Arsenal sell most prolific goalscorer

Henry Boyd
On this day in 1897, Arsenal sold their most prolific goalscorer of all time to Newton Heath.

Carl Jenkinson: The player every Arsenal fan wanted to succeed

Carl Jenkinson is set to sign for Crystal Palace on a permanent deal for a reported £3m during the January transfer window and while I agree that he's not good enough for Arsenal, I can't help but feel a little sad.

OTD Arsenal sign Welsh defender

On this day in 1922, Bob John signed for Arsenal from Caerphilly.

Sanchez strop can't mask a good weekend for Arsenal

An Alexis Sanchez strop can't mask a good weekend for Arsenal.

OTD Arsenal sign Brazilian midfielder for £6m

Edu
On this day in 2001, Arsenal signed Edu from Corinthians for £6m.

Why not a British manager like Thierry Henry? - Arsenal's week...

Despite no mid-week match for Arsenal, there was still plenty to talk about.

£25m? £30m? How much is Olivier Giroud worth?

How much would Arsenal have to pay if they wanted to buy Olivier Giroud?

How Koscielny grew into one of the world's best for Arsenal

Since an unforgettable Premier League debut at Anfield in August of 2010, which saw him sent off in second-half stoppage time, Laurent Koscielny hasn't had an easy journey to success for Arsenal.

What is a Lucas? Why is Perez not starting for Arsenal?

Having scored six goals and created four assists for Arsenal this term, plenty of questions are being raised about why Lucas Perez has yet to be rewarded with an extended run-in the first-team.

OTD Arsenal lose first north London derby to Tottenham

On this day in 1921, Tottenham beat Arsenal 2-1 during the two teams' first north London derby.