Goalkeeper wants improvement after 'difficult' year

by Lewis Ambrose Arsène Wenger said last week that Wojciech Szczesny still has a future at Arsenal. The Polish goalkeeper has signed for AS Roma on loan...

How the winter World Cup will impact Arsenal

FIFA are set to announce the World Cup will take place in the winter of 2022 and they are the only ones who are set to benefit from it as all others suffer.

Why Koscielny is right to call on Arsenal to continue Bayern...

Laurent Koscielny spoke after the 2-0 win against Bayern Munich in the Champions League and encouraged the team to continue to play against others to...

Ramsey: This is what Arsenal need to beat Chelsea

by Lee Hurley Aaron Ramsey believes he knows exactly what Arsenal need to win the Premier League this season – consistency. The Welsh midfielder is targeting...

Wilshere praises fitness staff as injury record improves

by Lewis Ambrose Jack Wilshere has had more than his fair share of injury trouble in recent years, so a strong pre-season is crucial for...

Thank you, Tomas Rosicky

As Tomas Rosicky ends his Arsenal career with the expiration of his contract on Tuesday, Paul Williams takes a look back over his Arsenal career.

Wilshere: Good for England = Good for Arsenal?

By Matthew Wade Why Jack Wilshere making himself central to Roy Hodgson's plans can only be a positive thing for Arsenal. So after my column last...

How Mesut Ozil’s teacher used chess to enhance his talent

Mesut Ozil v West Brom
In FourFourTwo's latest edition, Mesut Ozil's former teacher, Christian Krabbe, revealed how he used chess to help hone the playmakers talents on the pitch.

Suarez admits Barcelona ‘took advantage’ against Arsenal

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Luis Suarez spoke after Barcelona's 3-1  win over Arsenal at Camp Nou and admitted that the Catalans had to take advantage of playing in...

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.

Watford man claims defeat to Arsenal was 'false'

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

Fifth Annual AAAARGGH's! The only End of Season awards you need

Welcome, one and all, to the fifth edition of the Annual Arsenal Associated Awards Relating to Greatness and God-awful Hilarity!!! (or AAAARGGH! for short) Over the next few minutes, we’ll reflect back on a season full of highs and lows, and I’ll be handing out AAAARGGHs along the way.

Walcott wants to fire a Champions League statement

Arsenal's Theo Walcott is demanding three points from his team in Tuesday night's Champions League clash with Olympiacos. The striker scored in the 2-1 defeat...

Arsenal defender: I'm waiting for Wenger to give me a chance

Krystian Bielik has had a decent pre-season playing at centre-back for Arsenal, a role which he loves despite previously being a midfielder.

Arsenal legend hits back at former Manchester United man's Wenger criticism

Lee Dixon supports Wenger in light of Gary Neville's criticism.

Arsenal legend: We had a good season, Wenger is the best

David Seaman has insisted that Arsenal's season was actually pretty good and that he doesn't want Arsene Wenger to leave.

Walcott pleased with goal but plays down his role against Manchester...

A screamer from Theo Walcott sent Arsenal into the lead against Manchester City on Monday and, ultimately, into Christmas with all three points The England...

Arsenal man thankful for international break

Hector Bellerin reckons the international break has come at a perfect time. After Arsenal won 2-0 against Everton on Saturday, the right-back, who also bagged...

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.

Midfielder 'not surprised' that Chelsea failed to have penalty awarded against...

Our match against Chelsea at the Emirates on Sunday was typically full of controversy, as is the norm whenever we face the Blues. Firstly we...

How Francis Coquelin dominated Manchester United's bulldozer

Francis Coquelin continued his meteoric rise with another tenacious display against Manchester United.

Arsenal's new signing admits to pre-match 'jitters'

Rob Holding
Rob Holding played his first game for Arsenal against the MLS All-Stars on Friday and although he performed well, he admitted that he did suffer from some pre-match 'jitters'.

Long read: Why Wenger was right

Helen Trantum column
Shipping four goals is never, ever, excusable but Arsene Wenger was right to not play Laurent Koscielny against Liverpool.

Wenger on Europe’s chronic striker shortage

Arsene Wenger has spoken before about the shortage of strikers in Europe and has again highlighted the need for more talent. Using Germany and Spain as...

Agent confirms defender will turn down Arsenal

Elseid Hysaj was the name on everybody's lips and at everybody's fingertips over the weekend but his agent insists he's staying at Napoli for at least another season.

Wenger: If Arsenal lose to Hull, there will be consequences

Arsene Wenger has acknowledged that if Arsenal lose to Hull on Tuesday, there will be consequences, but we'll cross that bridge when and if...

Arsenal coach pleased with new improved football

Arsenal Ladies' coach, Pedro Martinez Losa, has spoken about how happy he is with the quality of his current team. After beating Birmingham City 1-0 and...

Five ways to beat the post-season blues

by Nia Griffiths With the 2014/15 season now well and truly behind us, many will be finding the sudden lack of football depressing. I know how...

Is Arsenal's new striker good enough?

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

All you need to know about Arsenal’s brilliant new defender

On Monday it was revealed that Arsenal had their bid for Bolton’s Rob Holding accepted and the player had already undergone a medical. Here's all you need to know about him.

Giroud sets record straight on North London's best striker

Following another excellent performance against Liverpool, we take a closer look at Olivier Giroud's performance and why he may be the most underrated striker in the league.

Best, worst and most informative tweets after Arsenal’s draw with Tottenham

Arsenal fan tweets
The first north London derby ended in a draw and fans wasted no time in letting Twitter know exactly how they felt about it

'He can help Arsenal' - Club legend has his say on...

Another day, another Arsenal legend has his say on what he thinks of Jamie Vardy potentially joining the Gunners this summer.

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

England manager believes Manchester United star can emulate former Arsenal and...

Roy Hodgson reckons Manchester United's Luke Shaw is on track to become the next Ashley Cole. After Shaw seemingly impressed for England while on national...

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?

Legend reveals arguments within the Arsenal ranks

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour believes that the current team is the best we've had since the Invincibles, especially in terms of morale, and revealed...

Goalkeeper: Maybe I've cost Arsenal the title

Wojciech Szczesny is never one to shy away from an opportunity to make a joke and while giving an interview recently, the goalkeeper questioned...

Mourinho would refuse Wenger handshake in street

Jose Mourinho insinuates it was Wenger who refused the handshake.

Arsenal midfielder insists he is fit for Euro 2016 as he...

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 26: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
After finally featuring heavily in an Arsenal game at the weekend, Jack Wilshere is hoping England boss Roy Hodgson names him in his Euro 2016 squad next week.

Wenger demands ‘special performance’ from Arsenal against Chelsea

Arsene Wenger spoke to the media before kick-off against Chelsea on Sunday and admitted that Arsenal have to overcome the psychological hurdle that we have...

Özil admits Arsenal weren't good enough but still laughs at Tottenham

Mesut Özil had a fantastic season for Arsenal but the German playmaker has been left frustrated by the overall form of the side.

Ian Wright recommends Liverpool legend for assistant manager

Ian Wright has had his say on who he thinks should take over at Liverpool following Brendan Rodgers' dismissal, and he reckons former Liverpool...

Defender insists he's better than Walcott

Bellerin insists he's quicker than Walcott.

Breakthrough youngster pledges future to Arsenal

by Nia Griffiths Hector Bellerin is reportedly about to sign another long term deal with us after saying he has no plans to leave. The right-back...

Wenger admits to underachieving

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal's barren seasons saw a few tilts towards the title, but Arsène Wenger's men could never bring it home. There are three campaigns...

Former Arsenal defender wants world class striker to replace Giroud

Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown has praised the attributed of Olivier Giroud but think Arsenal still need more up front if they are to...

Why you need a sense of humour to be an Arsenal...

Some bloke once said something like "It'a funny old game football". Now, I can't quite remember who it was, but but as I get older,...

Arsenal midfielder disappointed with break

by Nia Griffiths Jack Wilshere has spoken about what the squad have been working on in training and their objectives for the coming season. The midfielder, who...

Theo Walcott's Arsenal dilemma & his three options

Theo Walcott's contract is up for renewal and the player has a decision to make about his future.

OTD Arsenal defender signs deal

On this day in 1911, John Charles Peart signed for Woolwich Arsenal as a professional.

Arsenal pundit: Don't blame Wenger, blame the players

Although Arsene Wenger is copping a fair portion of the criticism surrounding Arsenal's 2-1 loss to Dinamo Zagreb, Charlie Nicholas believes the players are...

Will Wenger play rotation roulette against Southampton?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Now the transfer window is closed and the international break is at an end, Arsenal can get on with the business at hand.

England international's Arsenal future thrown into question

Two years ago, Arsenal were in a similar position to the one they find themselves in today. A daunting last 16 Champions League game against...

Arsenal star: I don't want to prove myself

Mesut Ozil has hit back at his critics who have recently decided to regurgitate the 'body language' spiel.

Arsenal’s title challenge clinging on by its fingertips

On a weekend where the Arsenal tail attempted to wag the dog, like England's bowlers after another batting collapse, the team's combination of pride,...

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.

The Arsenal goalkeeper debate - part 1

Who is Arsenal's number one? It's a question that Arsene Wenger might not be able to answer. We take a look at the best option here.

Arsenal make offer for £40m Brazilian striker – report

According to ESPN Brazil, Arsenal have made an offer for Gabriel 'Gabigol' Barbosa.

Iwobi reveals which Arsenal player inspires him the most

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal celebrates his team's 1-0 win in the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Alex Iwobi revealed recently that Kanu is the player who's inspired him the most as a footballer.

Giroud believes strong first leg is key to success against Barcelona

Olivier Giroud reckons if Arsenal can get off to a good start in the Champions League and have a strong first game, it'll make...

Fire Wenger & 4 other changes Arsenal should make

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

How Arsenal can beat Leicester

Unexpected. That's right, it's 9pm GMT on a Wednesday and instead of the usual musings of Mr. Paul Williams, you've opened up today's column to...

Bellerin rules but Jenkinson will prove his worth and dislodge Debuchy

by Lewis Ambrose With Carl Jenkinson likely to leave the club but only on loan again this summer it leaves the club with two senior...

Arsenal team of the month for March

March was a hard month for the Gunners. Although there’s still a bit of the month to go, Arsenal won’t be playing any more fixtures, so...

Arsenal star admits Gunners have a lot to learn before winning...

A disappointing evening in Barcelona saw Arsenal lose 3-1 to the Champions League holders and crash out of this season's competition. There was a brief...

Could Arsenal knock Chelsea out of the title race?

Although Arsenal haven’t had the best of starts to our 2015/16 Premier League campaign, our team look like world beaters compared to Chelsea. The Blues...

Arsenal players and the Euro's

With the international break in full swing, we thought it timely to take a look at Arsenal players in and how they got on in Euro 2012.

OTD Forward makes controversial Arsenal debut

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

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.

Sporting director confirms Arsenal target's exit

Ricardo Rodriguez
Arsenal target, Ricardo Rodriguez, is set to leave Wolfsburg following confirmation from their sporting direction, Klaus Allofs.

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.

The day that changed Arsenal forever

20 years ago Arsenal sacked George Graham. Little did anyone imagine the chain of events that would unfold.

My first game: Arsenal lose, beer wins

Yes. I saw my Arsenal live for the first time ever. And yes, they lost. But, Gooners are the best people out there, and...

Is Arsenal legend right to criticise Wenger for playing forward?

Thierry Henry was about as perplexed as most Arsenal fans when Alexis' name was read out on the team sheet against Norwich. The Chilean was...

Xhaka and Vardy and more to follow? Times they are a'...

As someone who writes a weekly column about club football, the early summer months are often a talking point dead zone.

Arsenal midfielder wants to play in Spain

by Lewis Ambrose The summer began with rumours linking Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey with a move to Barcelona. The rumours were instantly dismissed and came to...

Tony Adams: Arsenal don’t know how to defend anymore

Tony Adams is at it again. It often feels as if Adams is immune to criticism himself because of everything he did for the club. Of...

Liverpool manager issues warning to Arsenal

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Jurgen Klopp seems pretty confident going in the new Premier League season with Liverpool's opener coming against Arsenal.

The condescension of female football fans: Part two

Since it's National Women's Day, I thought it would be quite apt to revisit a topic I wrote about over a year ago: The...

Debunking the “Özil can’t play on the wing” myth

What do the following have in common: Paul Scholes Clarence Seedorf Bastian Schweinsteiger They're all World Cup winners? No, there's an Englishman and Dutchman in there! They're all...

Spanish Midfielder admits he has always supported Arsenal

Despite being sidelined for most of last season with a calf problem, Mikel Arteta claims his love for the club hasn't diminished and being part...

Birmingham City boss: Arsenal boy feels like one of our own

Gary Rowett sang Jon Toral's praises after the midfielder, who's currently on loan at Birmingham, scored a belter of a goal against Ipswich recently. The 20-year-old...

Mesut Özil 'My best position is 10, but I'm not selfish'

by Lewis Ambrose In an interview with German magazine kicker, Mesut Özil has spoken about the 2014/15 season, his injury, his ambition, and the German national...

Manchester United star: This Arsenal man won't let you down

Wayne Rooney, Jack Wilshere
Wayne Rooney has returned the favour and heaped praise onto England team-mate, Jack Wilshere.

Ozil: That is how it all started

Mesut Ozil has been speaking about his Turkish and German roots and the influence both have had on his football.

How Arsenal's fear cost them against Barcelona

Tuesday's loss to Barcelona, and the subsequent reaction from those associated with Arsenal to it, was a little bit weird. To explain why, we need...

Why Pep Guardiola is right about tackles

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The Manchester City manager was told his team did not win a single tackle in the first 35 minutes against Leicester and this is how he answered.

Southampton manager slams Chelsea, hails ‘impressive’ Arsenal

Ronald Koeman might just be my new favourite person after completely tearing apart Jose Mourinho's tactics this season, while simultaneously praising Arsenal's attacking style. The...

Arsenal defender thinks Gunners are close to Barcelona's level

Arsenal right-back Héctor Bellerín was superb on Tuesday evening, and he isn't giving up hope just yet. The smart money says Arsenal are heading out...

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.

Cech blames misses for Barcelona defeat

Beaten twice by Lionel Messi in the closing stages of Tuesday's game, Petr Čech was left exposed by his defence for both goals. The first...

Is it finally Oxlade-Chamberlain's year?

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With Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain seemingly improving by the game, is it safe to start wondering whether this is finally his year?

Should Wenger play Alexis against Manchester United regardless?

How much do you trust Alexis Sanchez?

Per: Koscielny is jealous of me

In Germany there seems to be some sort of fascination about the song Arsenal fans sing for Per Mertesacker. Our "Big F***ing German" was a...

Alexis injury could open stage door for Giroud

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Real life can be so inconsiderate sometimes.

Tottenham legend: I bet £50 on Arsenal to win the League

Spurs legend, Paul Gascoigne, revealed recently that he actually backed Arsenal to win the League over his former team.

Arsenal give clearest indication yet that Wenger will sign new deal

If the news regarding players' contract negotiations over the last few days are anything to go by, then it would seem like the board disagrees and has already decided to keep Wenger on.

Arsenal's new man describes his fresh start at 'best club in...

Mohamed Elneny has described what it's like to have a fresh start at a club like Arsenal. After signing the midfielder in the winter transfer...

Welbeck opens up about losing his head during recovery, thanks Arsenal...

After what will have been a fairytale return for the striker, Danny Welbeck admitted that his recover has been far from plain sailing. The former...

Arsenal midfielder admits training is getting increasingly difficult

by Nia Griffiths Jack Wilshere has spoken about the team's fitness after beating Everton in the Barclays Asia Cup. The 23-year-old was keen to talk about...

Arsenal midfielder banking on experience to shine through

As he often does before the very biggest European matches, Arsène Wenger took one of his most senior players to his pre-Olympiacos press conference...

OTD Bergkamp scores final Arsenal goal

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

Forward ready to 'fight for Arsenal dream,' admits Gunners obsession

Joel Campbell has told the media in Costa Rica that he is obsessed with playing at Arsenal and will happily go out on loan...

Arsenal's season of surprises

by Paul Williams Reflections on a season of surprises. A few months ago, following the farcical draw with Anderlecht and defeat at Swansea, I called for the...

Watch Wenger: We can’t do anything about referee’s decisions

When most Gooners heard we had Mike Dean as our referee for the Hull match, many already assumed we would find it hard to...

Arsenal star: Beating Manchester United should just be the beginning

Francis Coquelin has hailed Arsenal's performance against Man United in which we won 3-0 but explained that we need to carry on getting these...

OTD 1987: Arsenal star and Wenger critic was sold to West...

Stewart Robson
On this day in 1987, Stewart Robson was sold to West Ham for £700,000.

Arsenal fans optimistic ahead of Barca game

MSN are going to tear Arsenal a new one. That's if you believe the press anyway. There's been lots of hype around Barcelona's attacking threat,...

Young Arsenal star delighted with loan spell

England u20 midfielder Carla Humphrey will spend the 2016 season on loan and has spoken to the Doncaster Belles official website on how she...

Former Arsenal man urges Wenger to pick Walcott over Giroud against...

Charlie Nicholas has urged Arsene Wenger to start Theo Walcott over Olivier Giroud against Stoke on Saturday due to the latter's bad form. In an...

Wenger suggests team selection helped avoid more injuries

Arsenal lost both Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo Walcott to injury on Tuesday night, but it could have been worse. A 3-0 defeat to Sheffield Wednesday...

Is Giroud more important to Arsenal than Alexis?

Could losing Olivier Giroud to the hamstring injury he sustained against Bournemouth be worse for Arsenal than losing Alexis Sanchez?

The best Arsenal awards you'll read all summer

by Stephen Bradley It's that time of year again! Welcome, one and all, to the fourth edition of the Annual Arsenal Associated Awards Relating to Greatness...

Mesut Özil crowned player of the season

The season is over and we put our heads together at Daily Cannon to try and figure out who the player of the season is. That...

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?

Arsenal could use some of the £200m to repair atmosphere

by Helen Trantum Why don't Arsenal "do" atmosphere? I'm not talking about the handful of big games we play each year; against our league rivals, against...

Wenger not bothered by Monk’s comments following Swansea City win

Gary Monk believes Swansea were responsible for the three goals put past them when they faced us in the Premier League on Saturday but...

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.

Tottenham legend blasts “naive” Arsenal defender

Former Spurs captain Ledley King has branded Gabriel as naive for the way he allowed Diego Costa to get under his skin. The Tottenham legend,...

Barcelona star heaps massive praise onto Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez's former Barcelona teammate, Xavi, has piled a whole tonne of praise onto the Chilean recently.

Arsene Wenger's top five signings - number 1

You may have noticed that it is now twenty years since Arsène Wenger took the hot seat at Arsenal. Here, at DCHQ, we thought it was time to have a look at his top five captures since his arrival in north London.

€50m Arsenal target says he wants move sealed before Euro 2016

Arsenal target Granit Xhaka has admitted on Wednesday he is eager to learn where his future lies.

Wenger gives updates on three new injuries

Heading into the game against Norwich City, there was plenty of talk about an Arsenal 'injury crisis'. Coming out of the game against Norwich City,...

Arsenal legend: Liverpool can win the title next season

Despite losing 3-1 to Sevilla in the Europa League final, Thierry Henry still believes that Liverpool will be challenging for the title next season.

Arsenal star hails his partner on the pitch

by Nia Griffiths Laurent Koscielny has been speaking about his partnership with Per Mertesacker, the quality of the current squad, and maintaining fitness during the...

Why Arsenal fans are right to celebrate St Totteringham's Day

Helen Trantum column
Is finishing above Spurs like winning a competition? Is it better?

Arsenal's new signing hails 'fun' teammates

New midfielder, Granit Xhaka, hailed his new Arsenal teammates recently, claiming that they're fun but also serious when they have to be.

Wenger explains issues in developing English youth players

This summer Arsenal have loaned out a huge number of players. 10 players have headed out of London Colney to join other clubs on a...

Why Coquelin still holds Arsenal key despite Tottenham stupidity

Despite Saturday’s aberration against Tottenham, Francis Coquelin is still the best player we have in his role at the club. Matthew Wade explains why.

Why Arsenal man almost breaking his hand is a good thing

Ivan Gazidis comes across as a pretty mild-mannered man but apparently, when Arsenal are doing an Arsenal, he can get a little hot-headed.

Why the magic of the FA Cup is still alive

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
This weekend, in a line surely designed to troll Arsenal fans everywhere, one tabloid wrote off the FA Cup as a competition only Arsenal...

The manager who dared to cross the Arsenal-Spurs divide

George Grahama managed both Arsenal and Tottenham, but he only really left his mark on one of them.

Facing Chelsea striker 'worries' Arsenal goalkeeper

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina has said he is worried about facing new Chelsea striker Radamel Falcao. The Colombian teammates won't come up against...

Wenger overhauls Arsenal

Sunday's match was a perfect example of when the stars align for Arsène Wenger. It all started perfectly, with Alexis softening up the opposition with...

How many managers have Arsenal had?

Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger has now been at Arsenal for 20 years but before him we had numerous other managers.

Ramsey: We were better against West Ham than the scoreline

Aaron Ramsey got himself back in the starting lineup and on the scoresheet against West Ham on Saturday. Here's what he had to say after the game.

Vieira only wants Gunners to win the league if Manchester City...

Former Arsenal captain and midfielder Patrick Vieira has had a bit of a controversial week. Just a few days ago he revealed José Mourinho, who...

Arsenal fans claim justice done after Southampton man's foul last season

Arsenal fans are claiming the penalty they won on Saturday against Southampton when Nacho Monreal had clearly fouled Shane Long just moments earlier was justice for what happened last season.

Arsenal midfielder: I'll show Wenger

Jack Wilshere has spoken about his fitness while away with the England squad and admitted he wants to show Arsene Wenger what he can do but is it all too little too late?

OTD Arsenal make it 21-game unbeaten against Newcastle

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

Why Wenger is right about Bellerin’s desire after Bayern Munich win

Hector Bellerin had another astonishingly good match against Bayern Munich in the Champions League, which saw Arsenal win 2-0. The pacey 20-year-old was taking no...

Arsenal review of 2016 – More of the same

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When I said I would do the Arsenal end of year review I thought I’d know what to say. Turns out I didn't really

Wilshere: Le Coq loves the dirty work

Jack Wilshere on how Francis Coquelin loves doing the dirty work.

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...

Ramsey expects Arsenal 'banter' if Wales face England at Euros

With Wales on the brink of qualifying for a major tournament for the first time since 1958, it is almost time to get excited...

Arsenal man explains his decision to retire

Petr Cech has explained why he's chosen to retire from international football with the Czech Republic.

Why recall young Arsenal star from Barnsley as he scores beauty...

With Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain due to return to face West Brom, and Aaron Ramsey not far behind, Arsenal's injury 'crisis' could be over in the...

Mesut Ozil issues warning to Liverpool ahead of clash with Arsenal

Sporting his trademark backwards cap, Mesut Ozil spoke to Arsenal Player recently about our chances against Liverpool on Wednesday and he seems pretty optimistic...

In Focus: Francis Coquelin at Wembley

by Helen Trantum That winning feeling. It’s a pure adrenaline rush that is simply unequalled in football. For one of our boys in particular, ending the season...

'Get this striker!' - Arsenal legend urges Wenger

David Seaman believes the secret to success is Jamie Vardy.

Why are Arsenal’s main away colours blue and yellow?

Arsenal's yellow and blue away kit actually started life looking very different.

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's Spaniards voice their opinions on the fixture list

by Lewis Ambrose Héctor Bellerín and Santi Cazorla have spoken about the fixtures for the 2015/16 season being released and are eager to start as...

Why Gabriel offered enough to worry Mertesacker

Making his first Premier League start, it was interesting to see how Gabriel Paulista got on. We kept a close eye on him against Everton.

Arsenal superstar concerned with lack of rest

by Nia Griffiths Mesut Ozil has enjoyed two successful years at Arsenal with us winning the FA Cup both seasons, and the German thinks we...

Wenger insists Chelsea striker got another Arsenal man sent off

Arsene Wenger was typically prickly in his post-match interview after Arsenal lost 1-0 to Chelsea at the Emirates. When asked about the sending off of Per...

Wenger finds comfort in striker's anger after Tottenham Hotspur draw

Olivier Giroud was unlucky not to score against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday in our 1-1 draw and, according to Arsene Wenger, the striker's angry. Speaking...

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.

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.

Former Liverpool man writes off Arsenal

Former Liverpool and Chelsea midfielder Boudewijn Zeiden has written off Arsenal's hoped of making it into the Champions League knockout rounds. The Gunners lost 3-2...

Chelsea manager reveals Cech mix up

Guus Hiddink has shared a pretty bizarre story about Petr Cech ahead of our match with Chelsea on Sunday. The newly appointed Blues' boss revealed that...

Wenger attempts to placate fans after ‘worrying’ defeat ahead of Manchester...

Arsene Wenger has had one last go at rallying the troops before the big match against Man United on Sunday, insisting that we're actually...

Jose Mourinho’s problem with Wenger has always been about respect

Arsenal v Manchester United used to be big enough on its own, but this season it's all about Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho.

OTD 21-year-old captains Arsenal for first time

Tony Adams
On this day in 1988 Tony Adams wore the captain’s armband at Arsenal for the first time.

Former Arsenal forward insists the club is too dependent on Wenger

Despite a win on Thursday evening, Arsenal have blown the chance to win the Premier League and former forward Andrey Arshavin thinks an over-reliance on Arsène Wenger is the reason.

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.

Arsenal must start Walcott against Chelsea

Theo Walcott must start against Chelsea; of that there is no doubt. On this week's Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen and Matthew had quite an entertaining...

Wenger: Winning League our only target

Arsene Wenger has praised the mentality of the current Arsenal team and admitted that now, the League is our only target.

Do you know Arsene Wenger's 'type'?

by Helen Trantum Arsene Wenger has a type. Just like mine is tall, dark and handsome, Arsene favours some defenders over others. It has particularly become...

Tuesday recap: Arsenal target leaves club, Mahrez update and more

Here's a round-up of what happened on Tuesday.

Zelalem or Crowley? Arsenal to promote a youth midfielder this summer

With some older members of the first team squad set to move on this summer, there could be an opening in the Arsenal setup: will Dan Crowley or Gedion Zelalem be offered the chance to impress?

Mesut Ozil is assisting at a historic rate – Can he...

Magnificent. Brilliant. Magical. Genius. The closest thing we have to Zinedine Zidane. The best No. 10 in the world. These are just some of the words and phrases used to...

Goalkeeper celebrates patience of his teammates

Another game, another clean sheet and another win for Arsenal and Petr Čech on Saturday quietened dissatisfied fans at the Emirates Stadium.

Wednesday recap: La Liga club wants Alexis, Toral heads out on...

Here's what you missed on Wednesday. Jon Toral joined La Liga club Granada on a season-long loan while Roma loaned out their goalkeeper to Monaco...

Koscielny says teammate makes everyone more "serene"

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal beat Everton 3-1 to win the Barclays Asia Trophy on Saturday afternoon, with Petr Čech playing in goal for Arsenal for...

Tottenham fans need to be punished after smashing up Emirates toilets

Back in September, some Arsenal fans tore down some signs in the Tottenham away end. Celebrating a 2-1 win in the League Cup, 10 Arsenal...

Arsenal could force Ramsey to miss his dream event

by Lewis Ambrose Aaron Ramsey makes no secret of his love of rugby, but fate would have it that playing for Arsenal could prevent him from...

Midfielder hails Arsenal's 'top quality' new signing

Watford midfielder, Valon Behrami, has sung his Swiss compatriot, Granit Xhaka's praises.

Youngster turns to Mesut Ozil for inspiration

After having an up-and-down season so far (although there's admittedly been more downs than ups) Calum Chambers has spoken about how he intends to...

Wenger is everything Mourinho could never be

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Should you be judged by what you achieve or what you leave behind? Arsène Wenger has won quite a few pots in his nigh on...

Why Arsenal star is right about importance of bouncing back

The Ox got another start in our win against Bournemouth on Monday and spoke after the match about the importance of turning around our...

Arsenal star stuck between Wenger and former Manchester United man

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has refused to be drawn into the 'argument' between Gary Neville and Arsene Wenger. The former United defender recently labelled Wenger as arrogant...

Bundesliga Midfielder jokes: I want number 34 shirt at Arsenal!

Supposed Arsenal target, Granit Xhaka, has made light of the rumours surrounding his move to north London. The Borussia Monchengladbach man joked with German magazine, Tor Fabrik,...

HUGE! The History Of Arsenal FC in one massive infograph

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130 years of our great club in one equally big graphic.

Cazorla wants booing of former Manchester United man to stop

Santi Cazorla scored twice for Spain on Friday evening, but the game was slightly overshadowed by the continued booing of Gerard Piqué. The Barcelona defender...

Wenger admits Arsenal need to fix their poor home form

Wenger admits the three points gained against Newcastle are important due to our poor home form.

Arsenal defender wants record breaking success

Not since 1886, the year Arsenal were formed, has a club won the FA Cup three times in a row. Teams generally rotate their sides...

Watch: Should this have been an Arsenal penalty against Everton?

Mark Clattenburg and Alexis Sanchez
Should this tackle on Alexis Sanchez have been a penalty?

Alexis Sánchez: A year on from him joining Arsenal

by Mosope Ominiyi July 10th, 2014 - I remember that day like it was just yesterday and yet, it was a year ago today to...

Arsenal defender reveals he wants Lille return

Mathieu Debuchy has not enjoyed the best debut season at Arsenal and here he reveals quite a bit about that.

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.

Wenger won't leave Arsenal in the same state Ferguson left Manchester...

Arsene Wenger has vowed to leave the club in a 'very good position', something that can't be said for his foe-turned-friend, Sir Alex Ferguson.

Coquelin: Arsenal label means you’re obliged to give more

Francis Coquelin was voted Arsenal's player of the month for August and the midfielder appeared on the Arsenal podcast this week. His story is one...

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,...

Arsenal boss slams UEFA for not enforcing financial fair play

Wenger unhappy by UEFA dropping FFP.

Özil gives surprise update on Arsenal contract talks

Arsenal star Mesut Özil capped a superb season with another assist on Sunday afternoon, but he's still going to leave fans sweating on his future.

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.

Power of Habit – Why Arsenal lose against the top sides

We all have habits. Some of them we are only too aware of while others allow us to go about our business in the world...

EXCLUSIVE: Ian Wright reveals why he loves Wembley more than most

Thanks to Ball Street, DailyCannon had an exclusive interview with Arsenal legend Ian Wright.

The tackle that ruined Diaby's career

As Diaby returns from injury one more time, it should never be forgotten how he ended up the way he has.

Manchester United boss: Arsenal are best team in the league

Louis van Gaal has come out with some intriguing quotes ahead of Arsenal's clash with Manchester United in the league on Sunday. The Dutchman was full...

Arsenal legend on Newcastle man: I would have kicked him!

Keown believes Arsenal should fight fire with fire when it comes to aggressive teams.

Arsenal forward has 'many suitors' as exit beckons

After another disappointing cameo from the bench on Sunday you have to wonder whether or not Theo Walcott has any future at Arsenal.

Should Arsenal show forward the exit?

After another inconsistent game from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on Saturday against Watford, people have once again started to ask the question: what should be we do with the Ox?

Midfielder hopes his relationship with Arsenal defender can continue

Mikel Arteta has spoken about his bond with vice-captain Per Mertesacker and how he believes they're quite similar. Both Arteta and Mertesacker were signed in...

Why hated Manchester United manager is key to Arsenal's season

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At the start of the season, all the noise was about Pep Guardiola.

Wenger to infuriate fans by risking players in Barcelona

Out of the FA Cup on Sunday, things don't get much easier from here for Arsenal with a trip to Barcelona just days away. The...

Bellerin: People are expecting big things of me this season

Hector Bellerin has spoken about the difference between your first proper season at a club and your second. The right-back has been at Arsenal since...

Why Jamie Vardy can be Arsenal's new Ian Wright?

Arsenal have triggered Jamie Vardy's release clause, you've probably heard. Can he do for the Gunners what Ian Wright did when he arrived aged 27?

20 minute read for Arsene Wenger’s 20 years

There is a generation of Arsenal fans who have known no other, so what, exactly, has Arsene Wenger done in his 20 years at the club?

Özil explains why he's playing better this season

Arriving on deadline day in 2013 and missing the opening weekend of the season after winning the World Cup in 2014, Mesut Özil is...

Intensity and clean sheets satisfy Cech

A spectator for the first 20 minutes, by the time Petr Čech saw any action on Sunday afternoon his side were 3-0 up. Mesut Özil...

Long read: This is how we solve Arsenal's empty seat problem

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Why does the Emirates rarely look full?

Why Hector Bellerin would be a massive loss for Arsenal

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Stephen Bradley wrote a fascinating column yesterday.

Another Wenger snub disappoints Giroud

Arsenal have visited Wembley six times since April 2014. Two FA Cup semi-finals, two FA Cup finals, two Community Shield games. Since arriving in London...

Coquelin hails legend who made him love Arsenal

Francis Coquelin has established himself in the Arsenal team since getting his chance last summer, and has been speaking about fellow Frenchman Thierry Henry. The...

Invincible admits Arsenal can't compete with Manchester United

During Sol Campbell's time at Arsenal the club went toe-to-toe with Sir Alex Ferguson's Manchester United sides. Now, having failed to sign an outfield player...

Arsenal fans must stop hating on integral midfielder

Arsenal played 70 minutes with 10 men in Sunday's loss to Chelsea, but it didn't always feel like we were a player down. That's because...

Mertesacker wants to replicate Manchester United performance

  Three goals to the good within twenty minutes and a clean sheet intact when the final whistle blew, Sunday was just about perfect. Arsenal welcomed...

Arsenal star explains why he rejected switch

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal celebrates his team's 1-0 win in the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
After a fast rise to the Arsenal first team, some England fans may be a little aggrieved that Alex Iwobi has opted to play for Nigeria.

From Gooner to Gonner: poor transfer window could determine Wenger’s fate

Simply put, Arsenal cannot afford to fail again next season.

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 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.

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.

Why Monreal is right to label Bellerin as ‘one of the...

Nacho Monreal believes Hector Bellerin is 'one of the best' full backs and that the 20-year-old will continue to be in the future. The left...

Arteta: We have momentum and belief

by Lewis Ambrose After seven months Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta finally played at Emirates Stadium again over the weekend, starting in Sunday's win over VfL...

Former Barcelona star: I'm proud to wear Arsenal badge

Hector Bellerin signed to Arsenal from Barcelona at the age of 16 and hasn't looked back since. Although the right-back appeared as if he would...

Football medicine expert explains troubles of Wilshere and Walcott

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Currently both injured, Arsenal could do with Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott. Short on options in midfield and attack, Arsène Wenger must be counting down...

Could this be the reason Alexis and Ozil leave Arsenal?

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil both failed to make the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon D'Or and it's got me a little concerned.

Small steps for Joel Campbell, but can he make a giant...

Helen Trantum column
There’s a Chinese proverb which applies quite aptly to Joel Campbell. “Be not afraid of going slowly. Be afraid only of standing still.” Arsenal sign a...

Are Arsenal losing the transfer window? Does it matter?

Ten years. That’s the millstone still hanging about our neck, denoting the last time Arsenal won the league title, and it’s a statistic I know...

Wenger has his say on Manchester United boss' bizarre dive

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During our loss at Old Trafford on Sunday, Louis van Gaal behaved bizarrely by throwing himself to the floor in front of the fourth...

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.

Should Arsenal be concerned by narrow Burnley victory?

92.05 - that was when Arsenal finally scored against Burnley, securing three points and ensuring we kept pressure on Spurs and Manchester City above us at the top of the Premier League table.

Why Arsenal’s win against Bayern Munich makes previous losses harder to...

Don't get me wrong, I'm over the moon with our 2-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the Champions League... However, between the sporadic giggles, which kept...

Long read: Should Arsenal be worried about Hector Bellerin?

There are three things that always occur at this time of year in the world of football; International fixtures suck the life out of everyone, illuminous yellow balls are used in games for no good reason whatsoever, and reports start emanating from Barcelona that state that they're interested in signing an Arsenal player. Again.

An Arsenal Love Affair

A few weeks ago, Helen Trantum wrote on this site about the perils of living with the enemy. As you may have read, she lives...

OTD Influential Arsenal midfielder extends deal

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

Özil praises unlikely team-mate

Everyone was sort of left eating their words in September. Fans and pundits alike had written off Mathieu Flamini. Arsenal seemed eager to sell him...

Arsenal 'blow' as target's father claims - 'My son does not...

Isco's father, Paco Alarcón, has spoken to the media about speculation surrounding the Real Madrid players future; he insists that his son isn't going anywhere, nor does he want to.

With injury concerns mounting, Arsenal are doing brilliantly

Helen Trantum column
Don't ask me how I found a Manchester City fan in London. Suffice to say I did, and earlier this week we had some banter...

Former Liverpool man backs Giroud to emulate him

Former Arsenal striker Nicolas Anelka has told fans to believe in Arsène Wenger and has backed the manager to continue succeeding at the club. Anelka...

Arsene striker admits desire for new signing

by Nia Griffiths Olivier Giroud has hinted that signing a new striker could be 'nice' for the team during this transfer window. After Arsenal's 3-1 win against...

Thierry Henry: Thank God Flamini stayed at Arsenal!

Thierry Henry is probably in the minority of Arsenal supporters who reckon it's a good thing that we didn't sell Mathieu Flamini in the...

Midfielder says Arsenal heroes have helped helped him settle

Polish midfielder Krystian Bielik joined Arsenal from Legia Warsaw last January, to little fanfare. Now a household name, having never featured for the first-team, it...

Santi Cazorla disagrees with Wenger's choice

by Lewis Ambrose After a long season which saw most Arsenal players struggle for form and fitness at various stages manager Arsène Wenger tipped Santi...

Wenger: We have shown we have the mental fortitude

With some poor results recently, Arsenal have seen their resolve questioned, but Arsène Wenger says the players proved critics wrong on Saturday afternoon. Taking the...

Arsenal striker admits he needs to work hard to fix his...

Olivier Giroud managed to hit back at criticism, in a way, on Saturday by assisting the only goal of the game.

Wenger: I didn’t get it right

Following Arsenal's 2-1 loss in the Champions League to Dinamo Zagreb, Arsene Wenger has conceded that perhaps he got some decisions wrong. The match, which...

Wenger challenges Manchester United legend

Arsenal have come under widespread criticism during the opening weeks of the season, and Arsène Wenger has once agani defended his side. "Opinions for me...

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.

Wenger excited about next Arsenal generation

Speaking recently, Arsene Wenger shared his enthusiasm on Arsenal's youth policy and the squad of the future. Wenger has both been lauded and criticised for...

Wenger praises Leicester but admits Spurs game played a part in...

Arsenal managed to escape a visit from Leicester with all three points. Here's what the manager thought about the game and why they struggled in the second half.

Granit Xhaka – destroying Arsenal’s pansy reputation

If we successfully convince everyone that we have a destroyer who will take everything they throw at us and return it twice as hard, maybe we won't even need a destroyer after all.

Arsenal forward reveals former Chelsea man's belief in team is key...

Theo Walcott made his first start since returning from injury against Aston Villa on Sunday and had a decent game but insisted that most...

Kamara makes history for Arsenal against Sheffield Wednesday

He may have had a debut to forget, but Glen Kamara should still feel proud that his appearance against Sheffield Wednesday in the Capital...

Mertesacker reveals how Arsenal stopped Bayern Munich's goal machine

Robert Lewandowski is currently on fire for Bayern Munich but against Arsenal, he failed to score. Per Mertesacker said after the match that this was no...

Arsenal wannabes – Jose Mourinho and Tottenham Hotspur’s bad week

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Paul takes a look back over the past week and a look ahead at what is to come

Leicester manager: 'Foxes are making city dream'

Claudio Ranieri believes his Leicester team are currently playing the most exciting football in Europe and admitted that their success is making the whole...

Why Arsenal fans have every right to protest against Wenger

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Arsenal's victory at Hull City on Tuesday ensured that we will continue our defence of the FA Cup this weekend. I don't know, because I...

Arsenal confidential: Jack’s feels, disappointing journos and beating bottling

You’ve lost that lovin’ feeling Breaking with a five year tradition, Arsenal seem to have got a handle on their injury problems. Coming back from...

Arsenal goalkeeper reveals how coach helped unlock his potential

Petr Cech spoke in a new interview with the Standard Sport about his relationship with his former goalkeeping coach, Christophe Lollichon. Cech credited the coach,...

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.

Zelalem eyes first team place at Arsenal next season

by Lewis Ambrose Having been granted a US citizenship Arsenal midfielder Gedion Zelalem has been representing the USA at the u20 World Cup, but he...

Arsenal ace: We weren't efficient against Crystal Palace

Although Giroud is happy with the three points, he reckons we should have scored more against Palace.

Do the Arsenal players' shirt numbers mean more than we think?

As you may have seen over the last few days, Arsenal players are currently engaging in a rather long-winded game of numerical musical chairs.

Arsenal man thinks England are looking strong

Arsenal's Theo Walcott scored twice as England beat San Marino 6-0 on Saturday, and is in a bullish mood about England's chances at Euro...

Arteta: Nacho is great but he talks funny

People don't often talk about Nacho Monreal. Mikel Arteta decided to do something about that.

Arsenal man regrets previous results

Petr Cech's career for his country began when he was just 16 and he's appeared in every European Championship since - a tradition he's...

Was Manchester United loss final nail in Wenger's coffin?

The League looks as if it's slipping from Arsenal's grasp yet again; is it time for Arsene Wenger to leave? Before I get into this...

Take it down! Fabregas banner should never been erected in first...

With most of the build up to Sunday's game about one man and one man only, we examine his impact on the club and ask whether *that* banner should ever have been erected outside the Emirates.

The time has come for Chambers to take his chance

When Calum Chambers' £16m transfer to Arsenal was complete, the deal was met by both uncertainty and optimism about the youngster's future. Uncertainty because many...

Arsenal: Always too good to fail, not good enough to succeed?

As Arsenal try to fight end of season drift and secure a top-three trophy (see what I did there?) ahead of a recovering Manchester City, it's been a week of encouragement in some quarters and frustration in others.

Why should Giroud start on Saturday against Chelsea?

With the big game at Stamford Bridge on Saturday lunchtime, here are the reasons why Giroud should be the main striker in that game. The...

The young man Arsenal have to build a new defence around

Top of the league, all was well heading into 2016 as Calum Chambers gave a solid first midfield start of the season and Arsenal beat Bournemouth.

Chelsea icon says Arsenal will challenge

Chelsea icon Gianfranco Zola has told Sky Sports News HQ that he expects Arsenal and Manchester City to challenge his former club for the title next season. The...

Arsenal man ready to make friends in La Liga

Arsenal youth player, Jon Toral has spoken about his time with Barcelona and the close bond he already shares with Granada teammate, Isaac Cuenca.

Wenger confirms Vardy’s decision – or does he?

Arsene Wenger appears to have put the Jamie Vardy transfer saga to bed once and for all and it seems as if the striker has snubbed Arsenal. Or has he?

Wenger: Midfielder is a huge positive from this season

Making his sixth consecutive start on Thursday evening, Alex Iwobi's form already seems to have made him a regular in the Arsenal side.

Arsenal forward brushes off title pressure - 'We're a big team,...

Joel Campbell seems fairly relaxed over our bid for the Premier League title this season, insisting that as a big team, we're used to...

Giroud feels better after being dropped

After starting Arsenal's first three Premier League games of the season, Olivier Giroud was dropped for the trip to Newcastle United. In the meantime, the...

France star praises 'unnoticed' Arsenal striker

Antoine Griezmann praised Olivier Giroud in France's press conference, describing his efforts on the pitch as 'unnoticed' by many.

Arsenal forward awaits test in biggest game of season on Wednesday

As well as scoring a goal at the weekend, Costa Rica international Joel Campbell worked tirelessly to help Arsenal to all three points against Sunderland. The...

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.

Arsenal midfielder insists victory was necessary after Leicester shock

Aaron Ramsey helped Arsenal to a 2-0 win on Sunday, having a hand in both first half goals against Bournemouth at Dean Court. Playing in...

Özil: I was right to leave Real Madrid

The best player in England has been speaking about his contract situation and how happy he is at Arsenal. Mesut Özil assisted in the Premier...

Long read: The pain and suffering of Arsene Wenger

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"Pain and suffering in various tempos."

Watch: Was referee right to give this penalty to Stoke against...

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In the 29th minute Stoke got awarded a penalty by referee, Lee Mason, but should it have been given?

Midfielder admits Arsenal want him to work harder defensively

Rangers are fortunate enough to have Arsenal midfielder Gedion Zelalem on loan until January at the very least. If the move is going well and...

Arsenal star claims footballers have no right to complain about fatigue

Per Mertesacker has shown his professionalism once against after our lacklustre draw against Spurs in the Premier League by claiming footballers have no right...

Ozil urges Arsenal to fight against Everton

Mesut Ozil has attempted to rally the troops ahead of our trip to Everton and encouraged us to fight in our remaining fixtures. The playmaker...

Arsenal star reveals crucial aspect of his recent improvement

Calum Chambers hasn't had the best career so far at Arsenal. Injuries followed by lapses in form have seen him edge in and out of...

Arsenal boss admits midfielder needs to get stronger

Although Arsene Wenger praised Mohamed Elneny's first Arsenal performance against Burnley on Saturday, he did admit that the Egyptian still needs to adapt to...

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.

Midfielder wants 'dream' Arsenal deal despite injury problems

Jon Toral is out of contract in the summer and former Barcelona man is targeting a new deal with Arsenal.

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...

Arsenal star insists team be open with each other

Ozil talks about how easily he slotted into life at Arsenal.

Former Tottenham Hotspur man: Arsenal blew Manchester United away

Former Spurs manager Harry Redknapp has backpedaled over his recent criticism of Arsenal and now believes, after our performance against Man United on Sunday,...

Wenger: It’s important for me to admit when I’m wrong

Arsene Wenger has had to make a huge amount of tough decisions during his time managing Arsenal. Not everyone has always agreed with them and...

Why Granit Xhaka would make Chelsea think twice about sitting back

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It is a thankless task writing about football, or any sport come to that.

OTD Arsenal forward suffers horrific injury

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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.

Defensive rock wants Watford to put Arsenal in trouble

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

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.

Wenger describes Arsenal's injury woes as a 'sensitive subject' and prays...

I don't know about you, but as an Arsenal fan I always feel as if the club are on the precipice of an injury-fueled...

Arsenal legend: England don't want Arsene Wenger

After England's embarrassing 2-1 defeat and elimination from the Euros at the hands of little ol' Iceland, and Roy Hodgson's resulting resignation, talk turned to who will take over; Ian Wright wasn't impressed with one particular name thrown into the hat.

Walcott talks about harsh treatment in Arsenal training

Just in case a price tag rising to £12M wasn't enough to give 16 year-old Theo Walcott a fright, Sol Campbell welcomed him to...

5 worst Arsenal moments of 2016

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As painful as it is, with 2016 coming to an end, it's time to look back at some of our not-so-great moments.

Why Danny Welbeck was right to celebrate against Manchester United

Danny Welbeck didn't hold back against Manchester United, and that's a good thing.

Podolski dream of Arsenal future laughable

We look at a player who, despite a recent charm offensive, is more likely to leave the Emirates this summer than contract renegade Theo Walcott.

Invincible defends Ozil but asks for more from the German

Gilberto has been speaking about Mesut Ozil, but don't let the tabloid headlines mislead you

Chelsea midfielder says Arsenal didn't want it enough

Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matić has claimed that the Blues wanted the win more than the Gunners. The Serbian has gone through a poor patch of form...

Mertesacker stresses importance of defending against Bayern Munich

Per Mertesacker has praised Arsenal's defensive performance against Bayern Munich on Tuesday night. The Bundesliga team had previously scored in every match and failed to...

Arsenal star thanks teammates after crowning glory

Named in the PFA Team of the Year, Héctor Bellerín has thanked those who voted for giving him credit for a great season.

Wenger: Coquelin to blame but Spurs should've had 10 men too

A goal up and in control of the opening stages of the second half, Arsenal looked to be sapping energy and belief from Tottenham...

Why Wenger would be mad to gamble with another player's fitness

Arsenal won 4-0 at Hull City in Tuesday evening's FA Cup fifth-round replay, but at what cost? Obviously, the win was excellent and keeps us...

Comparing Leicester and Arsenal's Invincibles

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If you believe the press, Leicester City are the best side ever to play in the Premier League. Of course, we all know that the real best side ever to play in the Premier League is our very own Invincibles, achieving a feat that none has even come close to since.

Sporting legend admits Mourinho gets under Wenger's skin

Golfer, Ian Poulter, opened up about being frustrated during Arsenal's trophy-less years and Mourinho's mind games.

Watch: Ramsey describes how it felt to score FA Cup final...

Speaking recently, Aaron Ramsey has explained exactly what it feels like to score the winning goal in the FA Cup final. The Welshman put the...

Cech: Leicester goal is Welbeck’s reward

Following our crucial 2-1 win over Leicester City at the Emirates on Sunday, Petr Cech hailed Danny Welbeck's return to fitness, claiming that the...

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?

Arsenal finally showing killer instinct, and Wenger likes it

A second 3-0 win in a row left Arsène Wenger smiling on Saturday evening. Three goals in the space of 12 minutes killed what had...

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.

Living with the Enemy – a Tottenham / Arsenal Story

Resident writer at the Daily Cannon, Helen Trantum, looks at what it's like to date a Spurs fan and why it makes her more confident that the Gunners will win on Saturday.

Why Chelsea's manager cannot compete with Arsene Wenger

Ahead of this weekend's fixture against the team that ruined Wenger's 1,000th game,, we look at why the manager deserves to remain at the club.

Former Chelsea goalkeeper says midfielder loves playing for Arsenal

by Nia Griffiths Tomas Rosicky made no secret of the fact that he'd spoken with Petr Cech ahead of his potential move to Arsenal and...

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.

Arsenal youngster: I'm buzzing for Iwobi, now I have to join...

Teammates through the Arsenal youth system, Chuba Akpom is hoping to join Alex Iwobi in the first team squad next season.

Tottenham hero: Just finishing above Arsenal is an achievement!

Spurs hero, Ledley King, has admitted that just finishing above Arsenal in the Premier League is a huge achievement for the north London club.

Wenger’s early transfer moves pleasing for fans

It promises to be an exciting summer for Arsenal fans if the first few weeks of the transfer window are anything to go by.

Why Arsenal can win the league

We don't have to do well to win the league. We just have to do better than everyone else, and that looks increasingly straightforward. It's a...

Iwobi talent really shows how bad Arsenal duo have been

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal celebrates his team's 1-0 win in the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
The inclusion of Alex Iwobi in our first team has done two things: Firstly, proven that Arsene Wenger does have an eye for talent, even if our youth system can be hit or miss; and secondly, shine a light on how poor Theo Walcott and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have been, particularly this season.

Arsenal’s men from history – Cliff Bastin

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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.

5 best Arsenal moments of 2016

Olivier Giroud scores v Sunderland
With 2016 coming to an end, we look back at some of the highlights from the year.

French midfielder: Arsenal is my priority

Francis Coquelin is yet to make an appearance for the France national senior team and describes doing so as a personal goal for him,...

Wenger reveals Arsenal star has lost confidence

Wenger praises Chambers' character after a poor performance against Liverpool.

Stoke, Manchester United and Chelsea among worst grounds for Arsenal to...

Much has been made recently of Arsenal’s record at Stoke. We’ve faced them in the league eight times since they were promoted to the top...

Arsenal midfielder: I told my agent I'd adapt to the Premier...

Since buying Mohamed Elneny in the January transfer window, no one could have predicted the impact he'd have on the team; no one except Mo, that is.

Wenger: This team needs the fans more than you think

Arsene Wenger has become the first Premier League manager to do a live Facebook chat and he was rewarded by being interviewed by a total knob.

Squad depth gives Arsenal a title race edge over Tottenham

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Arsenal are the newly installed bookies favourites to win the Premier League for the first time since 2004. I'm not sure what our odds were...

Blame me, Arsenal, blame me

Helen Trantum column
First of all, I owe you an apology. In fact, I owe you a couple. In writing last week’s column on the beautiful football of our...

"No concerns at all" – Arsenal move closer to title challenge

In a bullish mood on Friday morning, Arsène Wenger strongly quashed rumours that Barcelona have any chance of signing Aaron Ramsey. “All our players want...

Spaniard happy at Arsenal, the club need to start contract talks

Constantly linked with a summer move back to Spain, Nacho Monreal's agent was up to something. Athletic Club may well have been interested in the...

Čech: There are 'no friends' at Chelsea

by Lewis Ambrose After 11 years at Stamford Bridge, Petr Čech will play against Chelsea for the first time on Sunday. As FA Cup winners Arsenal...

Legend reveals Arsenal board won't succumb to fan pressure, Wenger will...

According to Martin Keown, Arsene Wenger will leave Arsenal when he's good and ready, and not a minute before.

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?

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.

Tottenham Hotspur star insists his team were just unlucky against resilient...

Spurs' Eric Dier has admitted that losing the match at White Hart Lane, especially to Arsenal, is difficult to take. We managed to beat Spurs...

Čech: I like having big pressure on me

Petr Čech has been hailed as both the signing of the summer and the man who will turn Arsenal into title winners, but it...

Key Arsenal man says Wenger was right not to buy

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker has backed Arsène Wenger despite the club's lack of spending over the course of the summer. Petr Čech was the only...

Translation: Koscielny tells French media about Arsenal arrival, contract and captaincy

Laurent Koscielny has been talking all things about the French national team and Arsenal in his latest France Football interview. Here are some of...

Wenger wants to nurture team spirit

Arsenal looked good on Sunday against Manchester United, and the players seem happy both off and on the pitch. There seems to be a very...

Özil targets title but whines about fees paid by clubs

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil has slammed big money transfer fees after a record breaking summer in the Premier League. Over the course of the transfer...

Wenger frustrated by Ozil's failure to score against Leicester City

Although Mesut Ozil managed to bag a stunning chipped assist for Alexis Sanchez's second goal against Leicester, Arsene Wenger has admitted that he's disappointed...

Ox: Alexis makes the difference in the dressing room

After hailing Alexis Sanchez's performance in the Premier League against Leicester in which he scored a hat-trick, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has also praised the Chilean's...

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 Matchday Songs – She Wore A Yellow Ribbon

In a new series, Daily Cannon will be reviewing some of Arsenal's favourite songs to share some of the history, culture and general match-day...

Wenger: None of the young players are ready for this level

Four Arsenal players made their debut against Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday night, as the Gunners lost 3-0 to the Championship side. Alex Iwobi and Glen...

Arsenal star hails new midfielder

by Lewis Ambrose Theo Walcott joined Arsenal from Southampton at the age of 16, so he knows what Jeff Reine-Adelaide is going through. The Frenchman is...

When it comes to Arsenal, no news isn't good news

Us fans are weird. Arsenal have just put together one of the longest winning streaks in its illustrious history. We're second in the league and...

Former Chelsea boss proven wrong after calling Gunners "practically out"

Carlo Ancelotti has been left looking a little bit silly after comments in the build up to Arsenal's 2-0 Champions League win over Bayern...

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.

How referee got the new rules mixed up to send Granit...

The majority of people who have seen Granit Xhaka’s red card against Swansea agree that it should have been a yellow, so did Jon Moss get his rules mixed up?

Why Rob Holding’s vow to keep it simple for Arsenal is...

Our new signing, Rob Holding, has vowed to not take risks and to basically keep things simple when he's defending.

Wenger once again defends Arsenal forward's performance against Stoke City

Arsene Wenger played Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in a more advanced role against Stoke and after the match, defended what many would deem a sloppy performance...

Hector Bellerin explains how he tries to grow

There's no doubt about it – Hector Bellerin has been one of this season's success stories. Here he explains how he learns and improves.

OTD Arsenal win first ever Christmas Day game 5-0

arsenal on this day
Arsenal played their first ever Christmas Day game on this day in 1889.

Should ex-Arsenal players keep negative opinions to themselves?

The more desperate the situation at Arsenal grows, the more former players appear to be speaking up about it but is it really their business anymore?

Arsenal man admits Gunners won 'good point' against Tottenham Hotspur

Per Mertesacker has been serving up a portion of cold, hard reality after our 1-1 draw against Spurs and admitted that we won a...

Star shrugs off goal against Newcastle, urges Arsenal to stay top

Ever the professional, Laurent Koscielny shrugged off his goal against Newcastle insisting that he doesn't care, as long as he's helping the team. The defender...

Why you should back Arsenal to make European history again

Arsenal have a great history, and part of that has included ground – and record – breaking wins in Europe. They need another on Tuesday night, and they can get it.

Legend backs Arsenal to win title but wary of one thing...

Ian Wright sounded like just about every Arsenal fan after our 2-0 victory over Everton: he wants to believe we can win the Premier...

Striker urges Arsenal to give 100 per cent against Barcelona

Olivier Giroud is confident that we can beat Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday if we work together and all give 100 per...

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.

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.

Wenger: It’s too early

The English clubs had a tough time during their opening fixtures of the Champions League. Manchester United were beaten 2-1 away to PSV, Manchester City...

Wenger's Olympiacos plan b ready and waiting

Coming off the bench for around half an hour on Saturday, the return of Theo Walcott was a huge boost for Arsenal. Though he scored...

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.

Neil Ashton reveals Ozil comment regret

Ever since he wrote that Mesut Ozil was ‘nicking a living’, the Daily Mail’s Neil Ashton has taken a hell of a lot of...

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.

Arsenal have another problem, not just ticket prices

Helen Trantum column
Should Arsenal sell the seats of season ticket holders who repeatedly turn up late or don't turn up at all? Helen Trantum thinks so. Read...

Independent attack Arsenal, Leicester, for doping by mentioning them in headline

The big story on Sunday was, no doubt, the allegations that some Arsenal players, along with Chelsea, Leicester City and Birmingham City ones, have been a little bit naughty when it comes to following the anti-doping regulations.

Monday recap: Alexis love, Xhaka in London, Lacazette + more

Daily Cannon spent Monday basking in the ambiance of Alexis Sanchez's Copa America win with Chile, as well as sifting through the usual gossip.

Have own goals saved Arsenal’s season so far?

In both victories away to Crystal Palace and Newcastle, we only won all three points thanks to own goals from Damien Delaney and Fabricio Coloccini. Worryingly, if...

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s smashing win over Chelsea

It was a morale-boosting victory over our fierce west London rivals Chelsea on Saturday evening, but what did we learn from the match?

Why Wenger's gamble against Tottenham Hotspur paid off

Kieran Gibbs came on in the second half while Arsenal were 1-0 down against Spurs to put the Gunners on level terms. In a match...

Arsenal man urges teammates to put in perfect performance against Watford

Nacho Monreal praises Arsenal's unity against Everton and encourages them to do the same against Watford.

Wenger blames Arsenal loss on Manchester United fouls

Arsene Wenger believes one of the reasons Arsenal couldn't find their rhythm against Manchester United on Sunday is because we were being constantly fouled. The...

Arteta confirms Arsenal offers along with Manchester City and Tottenham

Mikel Arteta had a tearful farewell at the Emirates Stadium yesterday as his Arsenal playing career came to an end.

The transcendental nature of Olivier Giroud

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
This post was written prior to the events of Tuesday night Olivier Giroud scored the goal of the season on Sunday evening. Okay, yes, it's a...

Is Aaron Ramsey's future not at Arsenal for this reason?

Left wing. Right wing. Centre midfield. Centre attacking midfield. Aaron Ramsey can play in all four of those positions, and it may be the reason why Arsenal end up selling him in the summer.

Ramsey pleased that injuries provide opportunity

With Santi Cazorla and Francis Coquelin both out until around March, Aaron Ramsey is finally set for a run in the middle of the...

Suarez wary of Arsenal’s return to Barcelona

Despite Barcelona beating Arsenal 2-0 at the Emirates on Tuesday, Luis Suarez insists that the tie isn't over and that the Catalans need to...

Arsenal icon on why Kane can't score for Tottenham

Sol Campbell isn't exactly a favourite at White Hart Lane. The former England defender was Tottenham captain when he left - for free - for...

Arsenal man embraces new role

Calum Chambers made a rare midfield start for Arsenal in our 2-0 win over Bournemouth on Monday night. The right-back hasn't had the best time...

Why Arsenal should sign Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger came under intense scrutiny this summer after he failed to bring a world class striker to the Emirates Stadium. Although they...

Arsenal man marks FA Cup win as huge turning point for...

Jack Wilshere believes that Arsenal winning the FA Cup in 2014 was a huge boost for the club and the kick-start we needed to...

Former midfielder admits Spurs v Arsenal will bring out the best

Former Arsenal midfielder David Hillier has spoken about the importance of the north London derby ahead of Wednesday night's League Cup game. Arsenal travel to...

Can Jamie Vardy be to Arsenal what Robin van Persie was...

With Jamie Vardy's decision over whether he will join Arsenal or stay with Leicester City set to be made on Monday afternoon, potentially leaving thousands of heartbroken Foxes in its wake, it's difficult not to draw comparisons between the striker and Robin van Persie.

Sanchez: I love the pressure!

Alexis Sanchez is loving life in England. And boy does it show! Here he explains how he thrives on the pressure.

Do Arsenal fans need to relax?

by Stephen Bradley Us Arsenal fans are in a bit of a muddle at the moment. On the one hand, we have the fantastic news that...

Ramsey wants technology for offside calls

Monday night's game between Arsenal and Liverpool ended 0-0, but Aaron Ramsey did have the net bulging early in the first half. The Welshman wheeled...

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.

Friday recap: Wenger on Payet; Vardy, Morata and more

It's all a bit quiet on the Arsenal front at the moment but here's the latest news and gossip from Friday.

Newcastle hero slams 'tactically inept' Hodgson for picking Arsenal man

Alan Shearer has slammed England manager, Roy Hodgson, for picking Jack Wilshere to start in the Three Lions' humiliating 2-1 defeat to Iceland.

23-year-old international forward: I was ready to play for Arsenal

Joel Campbell told Arsenal magazine that, after a four year wait, he was ‘ready to play for Arsenal’ when he finally got his chance. As...

Özil wants to show his full potential

by Lewis Ambrose For some reason there are still people who don't think Mesut Özil's move to Arsenal has been a success. Arsenal hadn't won a...

Mourinho's personal swear word and what Henry meant about Giroud

Perhaps it's because my focus is largely directed on the World Snooker Championship now, but things seem strangely calm at Arsenal at the minute. We...

Former Arsenal man reveals Wenger's unique training techniques

by Nia Griffiths Martin Keown has empathised with the current Arsenal squad and the difficulty of pre-season preparation. Reminiscing about his time at Arsenal, where he...

Bayern Munich fans not scared of Arsenal

It probably doesn't bode well for us that the Bayern Munich fans aren't scared of facing Arsenal in the next round of the Champions League... at all.

Arsenal star sets sights on becoming 'complete midfielder'

Many, myself included, believe that Aaron Ramsey is one of the best complete midfielders in the league, if not the world, but he doesn't...

Alexis Sanchez: We can do it!

Alexis Sanchez believes Arsenal have everything they need to start collecting trophies.

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.

Why are Arsenal underusing their most dangerous weapon?

Helen Trantum column
Arsenal’s record on the opening day of the season leaves something to be desired. In fact, since we moved to the Emirates we have won...

Gabriel on why he’s returned to Brazil for treatment

After a small run of games, Arsenal defender Gabriel is out injured and has travelled back to Brazil for treatment. This was a rumour already...

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.

Striker leaves Arsenal after advice from teammate

Yaya Sanogo is due to spend the rest of the season out on loan to Championship club Charlton and admitted that he did speak...

Who will pay to 'fix' the Emirates?

Once again, the lack of atmosphere at the Emirates Stadium has come under scrutiny, so how do we fix it and who will pay?

Wenger hopes Walcott can hurt Chelsea again

Theo Walcott, who has just celebrated the 10th anniversary of his Arsenal arrival, has often delivered against Chelsea. However, he hasn't delivered much lately. Playing...

Wenger admits teams of the past were fragile, but not this...

Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger has said Saturday's victory against Newcastle United proved his side have the mental credentials to go on and win the...

Cazorla pleased with physical battle and the stats back him up

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

Wenger expects response against Bournemouth

With Leicester City losing 1-0 at Anfield, Arsenal had the chance to go top of the Premier League on Boxing Day. They fluffed it. Losing...

OTD Arsenal midfielder makes dramatic return

On this day Arsenal Francis Coquelin
On this day in 2014, Francis Coquelin made his unlikely return from his loan spell at Charlton Athletic and appeared for Arsenal for the first time in 23 months.

Long read: How Arsenal can win first title in 12 years

Helen Trantum column
Sometimes your destiny is in your own hands, or at very least materially so.

Barcelona legend wrong about Arsenal star

Currently injured, obviously, Jack Wilshere is yet to play for Arsenal this season. The midfielder fractured his fibula towards the end of pre-season and, following surgery,...

Tottenham traitor attacks Arsenal star

Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell has said the team needs more experienced players in the middle of the park. Campbell's time at Arsenal was spent...

Arsenal star: I have seen death

Gabriel has been frank and open about his childhood in Sao Paulo and it doesn't make for easy reading by any means. The Brazilian burst...

Which under-performing forward should Wenger start against Leicester?

Leicester roll up in London this week for the most important of league games. Sitting some five points behind the Foxes with games starting to...

Line up, line up, get your unwanted Arsenal players here...

by Stephen Bradley There are many things in football that seem like they're designed to do one thing yet in fact do something quite different. For...

Jack Wilshere providing Arsenal with transfer dilemma

'Jack's had a setback.' There isn't a sentence that exists which can fill an Arsenal fan's heart with sorrow than the above one. Anytime it...

Arsenal striker prospects 2016/17

So another season has been and gone, with all the excitement, disappointment and Tottenham schadenfreude that comes with being an Arsenal fan in the Emirates era.

Arsenal defender claims current Spain team is best

Daily Cannon's Player of the Month for August, Nacho Monreal, sat down for a talk with Arsenal Player recently about the Spanish national team...

How England can help Arsenal with out-of-favour winger

Gareth Southgate's team tinkering may have some long-term pluses for Arsenal.

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 pay 6-figure transfer fee for first time

Peter Marinello
On this day in 1970, Arsenal paid £100,000 to sign Peter Marinello – the first time they had ever paid a six-figure sum for a player.

Translated: Xhaka interview on Premier League “dream” and Arsenal talks

Currently with Borussia Mönchengladbach during a post-season trip to Switzerland, Granit Xhaka has been speaking candidly about his future.

Former Chelsea man doesn't believe Arsenal can win title

by Nia Griffiths Wolfburg's Andre Schurrle has been talking about Arsenal's title hopes after facing them in the Emirates Cup. The former Chelsea man was as...

Stoke midfielder reckons Arsenal are too calm on the pitch

All around Nice Guy, Charlie Adam, reckons that Arsenal are too quiet on the pitch and that we need someone to give us a...

Giroud: It would have been good for Benzema to join Arsenal

Giroud wishes Benzema had come to Arsenal.

Former Liverpool man backs Arsenal despite West Ham United loss

Graeme Souness sticks up for Petr Cech after questionable first performance.

Wenger issues Arsenal rallying call after Everton win

Arsenal are finally on top of the Premier League after beating Everton 2-1 with the Manchester derby taking place on Sunday. Arsene Wenger has urged...

Arsenal defender wants momentum from win at Tottenham

Despite scoring an own goal, Calum Chambers played very well in Arsenal's 2-1 defeat of Tottenham on Wednesday night. The defender was strong and intelligent...

Tottenham clash is Arsenal's moment - will it be triumph or...

Helen Trantum column
Football is a game of small margins. When Bobby Madley decided that throttling Mesut Ozil wasn’t even a challenge worthy of a free-kick, he effectively...

Arsenal man clears up confusion about his future

Wojciech Szczesny has had his words twisted and taken out of context recently in regards to his future at Arsenal.

Arsenal defender is thankful for Chelsea's Fabregas

by Lewis Ambrose Last season provided Héctor Bellerín with his breakthrough into the Arsenal first-team and maybe we should reserve some thanks for former midfielder Cesc...

Defender reveals why he aspires to be like Arsenal star

It's hard to believe but Theo Walcott has now been an Arsenal player for 10 years. Since joining from Southampton in 2006, the pacey forward...

Arsenal star insists fans are most important part of club

Before the dreaded Chelsea game on Sunday, Theo Walcott spoke to Sky Sports about his decade at Arsenal and revealed that he believes the...

Arsenal youngster: It was a dark time, the worst

Ahead of the England u19s match against Germany on Friday, Tafari Moore has spoken about his comeback from injury. The 18-year-old was sidelined for months with...

Technology to Help Regulate Our Weight

This week we'll focus on technology to help us measure, track, and regulate our weight. Last week we discussed how to use exercise tracking apps...

Arsenal’s end of year review – It’s not so bad, you...

In trying to sum up the year so far, with all of its trials and tribulations, the same little tidbit comes to mind.

One shot dead after fight breaks out between Arsenal and Liverpool...

A student was shot dead in Uganda on Sunday evening by police after students attempted to riot after the Arsenal game against Liverpool.

Monreal on Arsenal injuries, team spirit and more

by Matthew Wade On Monday night I attended the launch event of the Arsenal home kit for the 2015/16 season, and beforehand was fortunate enough to...

Ramsey: A dream fulfilled

A loss in Bosnia on Saturday night might have held the Wales national team moping, but they celebrated in the rain despite defeat. News came...

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.

Why Wenger's tactics can win Arsenal the Premier League

After a week with another two tight but very creditable home victories, The Gunners seem to be exploring every different route to three points...

Arsenal legend throws 'mentally weak' jibe at Tottenham

In the title race and a long way clear of Arsenal, Tottenham threw it all away by ending the season with two points from four games.

Arsenal boss admits he played Flamini due to weak midfield

Mathieu Flamini has found it hard to get a start this season, so when Arsene Wenger announced that he would be lining up against Spurs...

Flamini thinks ref was right not to send him off after...

It was a relatively comfortably 2-0 win for Arsenal on Sunday afternoon, but a refereeing decision went our way early on and the game...

Hector Bellerin – I was a bit frustrated

Hector Bellerin has revealed that he was a bit frustrated when Arsenal told him they wanted him as a right-back – because he’d been playing as a winger and quite liked it in attack.

Stats prove Alexis is misfiring badly

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

Why Walcott should be dropped to make way for Arsenal forward

With the Chilean forward back from injury and obviously undroppable, which player should now sit on the bench in the next game when there...

Former Spurs goalkeeper attacks Arsenal after FA Cup defeat

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

Wenger wants to preserve record of qualifying in Europe

Heading to Greece on Tuesday for Wednesday night's Champions League clash, Arsenal know exactly what's required of them. Qualifying from the group stage for a...

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 star: 'I want to be one of the world's best'

by Lewis Ambrose In an open interview with the Guardian, Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has spoken about his time at the club so far. Incredibly Ramsey joined...

How much will Arsenal get for Alexis Sanchez?

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield on March 4, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
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...

Walcott discusses options ahead of contract talks

by Lewis Ambrose When Theo Walcott has been mentioned lately it is only inevitable that his contract situation creeps up. The Arsenal and England forward has...

Manager: Newcastle need to be heroic against Arsenal

Newcastle boss calls upon his team to be heroic against Arsenal and rallies fans.

Arsenal striker admits to idolising Manchester United legend

Danny Welbeck recently took part in a Twitter Takeover and revealed who he idolised growing up, as well as how he felt scoring that Leicester...

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.

Walcott offers explanation for his new mindset

by Lewis Ambrose Speaking to The Telegraph while on international duty, Theo Walcott has said that his 14 month old son is his biggest inspiration. A burst of form saw...

Ospina confirms interest from Everton but wants to stay at Arsenal

by Lewis Ambrose The future of Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina has been up in the air since the signing of Petr Čech, but the goalkeeper...

Arsenal man: We thought we were good enough

Petr Cech recently spoke about Arsenal's next season, improving and starting against Liverpool.

Wenger says out of form star is ready to beat Barcelona

It's not unfair for Arsenal fans to expect more from Alexis Sánchez. After coming off the bench on Saturday, Alexis saw his struggles in front...

Are Arsenal a one-man team?

Once upon a time, an Arsenal team went a full 38 game league season unbeaten. We’re often told that the Invincibles were the ultimate team,...

Ramsey envious of Alexis hat-trick

Aaron Ramsey has praised Alexis Sanchez's performance against Leicester City in which he netted his first hat-trick for Arsenal, but has admitted that he...

Teenager returns to Arsenal and could make his debut in Munich

Is Arsenal midfielder Jeff Reine-Adelaide an option in Munich? Injuries to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo Walcott have left Arsène Wenger with only Joel Campbell and...

Gabriel – I started as an attacker

He arrived to help Arsenal in defence, but Gabriel started life as an attacker - and not a very good one.

Neville: ‘Arrogant’ Arsenal need to respect Manchester United

Gary Neville has criticised Arsenal going into our match against his former club Manchester United, accusing us of not respecting our opponents enough. The pundit...

Arsenal need to win trophies this season – Gazidis

After a disappointing second place finish in the Premier League last season, Arsenal’s chief executive Ivan Gazidis said the team needs to win major trophies this season, and is currently feeling the pressure to deliver.

Chelsea stars: We are ready for Arsenal

by Nia Griffiths Chelsea players Loic Remy and Kurt Zouma have both spoken about Chelsea's tie with the Gunners on Sunday and claim they will...

Arsenal man admits he knows people want him to fail

Lukas Podolski has come in for heavy criticism since his move to Inter Milan in January but he's not bothered.

Former Chelsea man reveals he could've come to Arsenal sooner

by Nia Griffiths It turns out that before we completed the signing of Petr Cech from Chelsea at the age of 33, the goalkeeper had...

Arsenal star enjoys 'suspenseful' victory over Crystal Palace

Giroud enjoyed the suspense of Crystal Palace equalising before we won 2-1.

Arsenal man: My future depends on this season

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the outcome of the coming season will determine whether he stays at Arsenal for longer or leaves when his contract ends.

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.

Manchester United star's agent unleashes rant on Arsenal manager

Following comments from Arsene Wenger that Manchester United's £36m signing Anthony Martial is more of a winger than a striker, the player's agent has...

Why Arsenal must beat West Brom's New Orc Army

Helen Trantum column
I have a special relationship with Stoke City Football Club. No, not that kind of special relationship! Quite the opposite in fact. Every time we face...

Arsenal star insists he isn't obsessed

It often appears that Alexis Sánchez has nothing in his life but football; the forward simply lives and breathes the beautiful game. Even when injured...

Özil admits he has his flaws

Arsenal's Mesut Özil has scored just 12 goals in 74 Arsenal appearances since his 2013 move from Real Madrid. Goals have always been missing from...

Petr Čech’s importance to Arsenal is understated

When rumours surfaced regarding Petr Čech's impending departure from Chelsea it was unsurprising, and genuinely sad. The manner was unfortunate given the circumstances, especially because...

Wenger anxious about furious fans after Swansea defeat

Following our 2-1 defeat at home to Swansea in the Premier League on Wednesday, Arsene Wenger has urged his team to get the fans...

Arsenal weekly review – It’s been better

Arsenal weekly review
Well, that’s the first week of January officially over and it wasn’t the best fun I’ve had as an Arsenal fan.

Translation: Koscielny on his current form and the title race

In this second part of the interview with Sport France, Laurent Koscielny discussed his and the team's current form and what the future holds. When asked...

Manchester United star disagrees with comparison to Arsenal legend

Anthony Martial has been compared to Thierry Henry since he left the womb 20 years ago (not quite, but you get the idea) but...

Why Theo Walcott is nothing more than a shark

Theo Walcott wants a payrise, but should this limited player actually get it? We're not so sure...

Arsenal man plays down Manchester United star's achievement

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has briefly spoken about the possibility of Wayne Rooney beating Bobby Charlton's England goalscoring record. Speaking ahead of England's match with San Marino, the...

Has Wenger gone crazy in the transfer market?

Over the years, we have not been used to see Arsene Wenger overpay much for new players. But this summer, he seems to have gone totally mad.

Wenger: Robert Pires scouted Cazorla for Arsenal!

Arsene Wenger has admitted that signing Santi Cazorla from Malaga was a gamble because the midfielder was unproven, however, Robert Pires assured him that...

Mertesacker and Chambers prove defenders don't have to be quick

All week long I heard people talk about Jamie Vardy and how Gabriel needs to play against Leicester City because of his pace. Speaking on...

Where did it all go wrong for Calum Chambers?

Calum Chambers has fallen out of favour since the festive period - the question is why? After a shaky weekend performance, Daily Cannon looks at why things are no longer going so swimmingly for the summer signing.

Arsenal risk losing Aaron Ramsey

Picture the scene: you’re one of the best central midfielders on the planet and just getting better. You haven’t hit your prime and you know,...

Former Tottenham Hotspur man thinks Arsenal can win league

by Nia Griffiths Stop the press: Harry Redknapp thinks we can win the Premier League. A compliment from Redknapp about Arsenal is probably the footballing equivalent...

Pace vs control: The Arsenal conundrum

Ahead of Monday night's annual visit from the scousers, Arsene Wenger said that Arsenal must 'play with good pace' to get a result. Much to...

Ramsey: Wenger ‘one of the best in the world’

Seven years ago, Aaron Ramsey had a choice. At just 17 years of age he had already made 22 first team appearances for Cardiff City,...

Manchester United man criticises ‘inconsistent’ Mesut Ozil, rates Santi Cazorla

Speaking recently, Manchester United's Ander Herrera criticised Mesut Ozil for not being consistent enough but did admit it's a shame that Santi Cazorla is...

Forward reveals that Arsenal legend is his inspiration on the pitch

Theo Walcott has revealed that he's learnt a lot of his game from Arsenal legend, Ian Wright. It's no secret that the two Englishman have...

Hector Bellerin proud to be a Gunner

Hector Bellerin is loving his life as an Arsenal player and feels proud to be part of the team and how he is developing.

Watch: Wenger on how to beat Bayern, beating Manchester United and...

The international break is coming to an end, so it's time to look to the domestic game again. Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger is doing just...

Video – Martin Keown interviews Arsene Wenger

When Martin met Arsene...

Arsenal finally have harmony, victory will follow

by Matthew Wade Most Arsenal fans of any pre-Wenger vintage will have firm memories of (and probably miss) the old Arsenal club crest, and its...

Former Arsenal youth graduate slams club

Growing up and trying to make it at a club is hard. It's even harder when that club is one like Arsenal, with worldwide...

Szczesny admits his surprise

Out of favour with both club and country, Wojciech Szczesny has kept his council on all things football. Until now.

Five ways Arsenal could sabotage their own title hopes

I imagine most Gooners are in agreement that Arsenal's biggest enemy is Arsenal. In almost comical fashion, we manage to fluff our chances of winning the...

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.

Why have Arsenal really faltered this season?

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Something changed after Arsenal's defeat against Everton at the end of 2016. So what happened? Douglas Fargalia has a theory...

Wenger shows refreshing belief in new signing's ability

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Given the harsh, finite realities of professional football at the highest level, it's becoming increasingly hard for youngsters to breakthrough the ranks at top clubs from academy level, especially between the ages of 17-21.

Arsenal striker: I've been unlucky

Olivier Giroud admitted that he was incredibly happy to score against Manchester City during our 2-2 draw after recently experiencing a goal drought.

Why Arsenal may need to drop Coquelin to improve

Sunday afternoon's third place play off* with Manchester United offered a graphic illustration of a problem which has begun to surface in the last few weeks. I...

Manchester United boss admits Arsenal should have beaten Red Devils last...

Louis van Gaal has continued his fascinating praise of Arsenal before the clash against Man United on Sunday, saying that last season we should...

Mesut Ozil is Arsenal's key to the title

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In Mesut Özil, Arsenal have a footballer who can deliver us the Premier League title. Hopefully, I have your attention now, yes? Good. That's how good I...

Why two weeks is an eternity in Arsenal's world

So I've been off the grid for two weeks, swallowed by acting work, and have emerged to a rather different Goonersphere.

Arsenal need to use this big game player more through tough...

I'm a self-confessed Theo Walcott fan. This won't surprise regular readers of Daily Cannon, as it's quite often a subject of debate between myself and...

Pundit claims Arsenal don't need new striker

Alan Smith believes that Arsenal have what it takes to win the league as long as they can mentally get on the same level as Chelsea.

Invincible credits Wenger on the anniversary of his signing

Nwankwo Kanu signed for Arsenal 17 years ago on Thursday. Feel old yet? That's right, the maverick Nigerian became an Arsenal play on this day...

Watch: Čech talks about Arsenal, Chelsea, Wenger and Rosicky

by Lewis Ambrose Monday afternoon saw Arsenal finally confirm the signing of Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Čech. The transfer is one that will sicken José Mourinho, with Chelsea strengthening...

OTD 1893: Arsenal’s first ever away win in the league

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On this day in 1893, Arsenal registered their first ever away win in the league.

Arsenal star explains his personal target

Olivier Giroud is enjoying one of the best spells of his career and he explains his personal target from when he signed for Arsenal.

Why this is Arsenal fans only choice

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Arsene Wenger isn't going anywhere, so Paul Williams explains why getting behind the team or not going to games is the only choice fans realy have.

Arsenal man admits Bayern Munich shirt is his most cherished

Jenkinson talks about his favourite shirt while on loan at West Ham.

Arsenal player of the month announced

Throughout a disappointing November, Mesut Özil gave us hope. He gave us all something to believe in. Arsenal played five times in November, winning just...

Is Olivier Giroud the most underrated striker in the Premier League?

Still not fully free of the 'flop' label that was applied to him when he first arrived, Olivier Giroud could be the most underrated striker in the Premier League.

Hector Bellerin: The boy who has become everything

Helen Trantum column
How do you choose the name that adorns your Arsenal shirt?

Wenger hails two new signings

Arsene Wenger has hailed his two new signings, Granit Xhaka and Rob Holding, following Arsenal's pre-season win over the MLS All-Stars.

Arsenal defender relishes new midfield role

Calum Chambers has been getting some game time under his belt with the Arsenal youth team recently. The defender has been trying his hand at...

Asia Trophy combines serious training and serious competition – Wenger

by Nia Griffiths Arsene Wenger believes the Barclays Asia Trophy is the ideal way to prepare for the new season because it combines serious training...

José Antonio Reyes, a career wrecked at Old Trafford

Jose Antonio Reyes could have been world class. But then he went to Old Trafford...

Twists, turns, disappointment: the five defining moments of Arsenal's season

Most seasons turn on just a few brief moments: here are the 2015-16 versions we've pulled out.

Midfielder says Arsenal deal brilliantly with loan players

Arsenal midfielder Gedion Zelalem is impressing on loan at Rangers in a deal which is giving him his first taste of professional football. Still just...

Which was the greatest team – United’s treble winners or Arsenal’s...

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Ahead of Arsenal's trip to Manchester United on Saturday, we look back in history at two of the greatest teams ever to grace the Premier League.

Elneny broken down by his former manager

As Arsenal fans await the debut of Mohamed Elneny, his former head coach is giving everyone a little information to get excited about. Former USA...

Arsenal icon backs defender to become one of the best in...

As far as Arsenal right-backs go, Lee Dixon takes some beating. Dixon appeared 619 times for the club during his 15 years in north London...

Wenger plays victim, blames defeat to Swansea on bad luck -...

Arsene Wenger blamed yet another Arsenal defeat on bad luck once again. After being beaten by Swansea 2-1 at the Emirates on Wednesday, Wenger was...

Arsenal forward applauds Chelsea success despite poor performances

by Nia Griffiths Danny Welbeck has high hopes for us next season and echoes Arsene Wenger's philosophy that consistency is key to winning the Premier...

Arsenal right-back blasts Wenger over blocked Manchester United move

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Mathieu Debuchy has made his position at Arsenal pretty much untenable following a recent interview with L'Equipe.

Oxlade-Chamberlain to come of age at last

by Lewis Ambrose If you count the Community Shield as a competitive match pre-season is now over and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has reaffirmed the idea that...

Polish legend calls Wenger a hypocrite

by Lewis Ambrose Speaking to Italian radio, Polish legend Zibi Boniek has said he is pleased that Wojciech Szczesny is set to join AS Roma...

Wenger demands more 'aggression' against Crystal Palace

Arsène Wenger hasn't held back in criticising his Arsenal players following the disappointing start to the season. A 2-0 loss to West Ham was not...

Rio 2016 absence hits women's football hard

The FA's decision to withdraw from competing in the Rio 2016 Women's Football Olympics has been greeted with huge disappointment by all the British...

Why Arsenal fans should enjoy Christmas after Manchester City win

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The presents have been bought, though not wrapped and, thankful that we only live a five minute walk from Waitrose, the shopping is in. It...

Arsenal star claims manager encouraged move

Zelalem explains his decision to join Rangers.

How Granit Xhaka can lead Arsenal forward

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Who sets the tempo of Arsenal’s play?

Is this Arsenal legend the answer for Gunners?

With Tony Adams being given a coaching role alongside Thiery Henry at London Colney, talk has begun to mount regarding the former centre-back's managerial future.

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.

Poll: Messi remains the man for Arsenal to master

Barcelona have possibly the best front three in the world. Obviously none of them are a patch on Yaya Sanogo, but we thought it would...

Arsenal youngster prepared for his FA Cup chance

Since making his Arsenal in the League Cup at Sheffield Wednesday earlier in the season, Alex Iwobi has gone on to reach heights even he...

Arsenal ace wants to improve defensive work

Theo Walcott targets 100 goals for Arsenal this season.

OTD Former Chelsea star signs for Arsenal

On this day in 1990, Arsenal signed former Chelsea defender, Colin Pates, for £500,000.

Arsenal's new number five and what he has to live up...

Arsenal have handed their new boy, Gabriel, the number five shirt. We take a look at the last four players to wear that shirt.

Petr Čech, the man who could win Arsenal the title

After equalling the Premier League record for clean sheets last weekend, Petr Čech goes into Monday night's clash with Manchester City looking to set...

Star admits Arsenal have 'a lot of work to do'

Mertesacker believes the best step Arsenal can take is bouncing back.

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.

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.

Arsenal repeatedly buckle under pressure

Arsenal continuously crumble under pressure - why?

Ozil winning PFA Player of the Month proves Arsenal fans right

On top of winning Arsenal's Player of the Month, Mesut Ozil also won the PFA Fans' POTM award for the second month running. There's something...

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s 2016

As an Arsenal fan, it often feels like we're reliving the same season over and over again. Here are 5 things we learned from 2016.

Eight players who could leave Arsenal this summer

Are these eight Arsenal players heading for the door this summer?

Özil: We know we have the quality

A huge 2-1 win on Monday night saw Arsenal go four point clear of Manchester City in the Premier League. An early Christmas present for...

Özil desire to play at Euro 2016 and Olympics will worry...

A huge sporting summer awaits. The summer of 2015 has barely ended but, with Euro 2016 qualifiers taking place over the course of the next...

Young Brazilian forward ready for Arsenal adventure next season

Dubbed the 'new Neymar', Wellington Silva has confirmed that he *finally* hopes to be at Arsenal next season.

100 not out - is this Walcott's best ever goal for...

Despite endless criticism from both supporters and media alike of Theo Walcott's ineffectiveness in the final third over the past two seasons, he netted his 100th career goal in our convincing victory over Hull City on Saturday. So which was his best?

Wenger: How the Premier League has evolved

by Lewis Ambrose Come September, Arsène Wenger would have been in England for 19 years. Over that period the landscape of English football has changed immeasurably,...

West Ham boss to use prior knowledge to best Arsenal

by Nia Griffiths The new West Ham manager, Slaven Bilic, is aiming to be fitter than Arsenal for our opening game of the season. When he...

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.

Wenger: ‘Talented’ Payet too inconsistent for Arsenal (and he’s right)

Despite scoring two goals in as many games in Euro 2016, Arsene Wenger insists that Dimitri Payet hasn't always been this consistent.

Ramsey determined to silence Manchester United legend

by Lewis Ambrose Before Arsenal's Community Shield win on Sunday Manchester United legend Roy Keane laid into the Arsenal squad. The former Manchester United captain said...

John Terry: Captain, Leader, Idiot

Why Chelsea skipper's jibes about "tippy tappy football" and its failings are wide of the mark. Finesse. It's not a word one commonly associated with Chelsea's...

Bayern stunned by Gunners; Čech and Bellerín the stars

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Well, that was alright, wasn't it? I had written before that whilst there was still even an outside chance for Arsenal in this season's Champions...

Arsenal captain excited by academy player

Injuries to the likes of Theo Walcott, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Alexis Sánchez have been concerning this season, but they have meant chances for other...

Freddie Ljungberg – I was literally shaking

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Having made over 300 appearances in a nine-year spell as an Arsenal player, Freddie Ljungberg is undoubtedly a legend in north London.

Is Mesut Özil Arsenal’s most undervalued player?

by Helen Trantum Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So goes the proverb, and never was it more true in football – as Google...

Arsenal forward aims to emulate Giroud on the pitch

Theo Walcott is currently happy with the progress he's making up front for Arsenal but admits that he needs to work on his hold...

Arsenal’s men from history – Joseph Morris Bates

Joseph Morris Bates, aka Morris Bates, was one of Arsenal's first ever players.

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

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

New Serie A signing confirms deal for Arsenal goalkeeper

New Roma goalkeeper, Alisson, has given his first press conference for the Serie A team and perhaps revealed that Wojciech Szczesny will be going back on loan - as if we didn't already know.

Bayern Munich star: I couldn't believe Arsenal lost to Dinamo Zagreb

Bayern Munich man Philipp Lahm has revealed that when he first saw the Dinamo Zagreb v Arsenal score, he couldn't believe it and thought...

Cech aims to stop prolific Manchester United star

On Sunday Petr Cech will face Manchester United for the first time as an Arsenal player and, as a result, has to deal with...

Wilshere backs Wenger to spend on the right players

by Lewis Ambrose Speaking in an interview shown on Sky Sports News HQ after the away kit launch in Singapore on Tuesday, Jack Wilshere expressed his...

Nonsense – Times claim Jack Wilshere Bournemouth move is ‘embarrassing’ to...

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Despite many claiming that Jack Wilshere’s time at Arsenal is over, Matt Hughes, Times Deputy Football Correspondent, believes that the club have been embarrassed over the loan of Jack Wilshere to Bournemouth because of how well he’s played.

Mahrez to Arsenal latest – Leicester City boss claims winger will...

Claudio Ranieri has insisted that Riyad Mahrez is staying with Leicester City for about the 100th time.

Wenger reveals Arsenal are a long way behind Chelsea

by Nia Griffiths Ahead of our Community Shield match against Chelsea on Sunday, Arsene Wenger once again spoke about the importance of a good pre-season...

Podcast: Celebrating Arsenal’s Irish connection

Originally produced for St Patrick's Day, with the Euros in full swing, we thought we'd revisit Arsenal's historic Irish connections, this time in an updated version in audio format.

Arsenal legend EXCLUSIVE: Spurs fans hated me but they love me...

Daily Cannon met up with Ian Wright ahead of #OneMoreGame for an exclusive interview which we will be bringing to you in a number of pieces.

Coquelin: He went absolutely crazy on me!

After being recalled by Arsenal while out on loan at Charlton Athletic, Francis Coquelin has been something of a revelation - the missing piece...

Five things Leicester did in the title race that Arsenal didn’t

As Leicester brushed Sunderland aside with a 2-0 win at the Stadium of Light, Arsenal’s slim title hopes faded further from view. Here are five reasons why Leicester will win and Arsenal won't.

Wenger: We have to show Barcelona we’re in control

For some reason, Arsenal love a red card in the Champions League and Arsene Wenger's keen to stamp that out during our match against...

Why Wenger is wrong about Cazorla not being to blame for...

As usual, Wenger has come out in support of Santi Cazorla after the midfielder missed a penalty late in the second half in our...

Arsenal legend: Gunners need a new Vieira

Perry Groves believes Arsenal need new central midfielder and striker to compete.

Arsenal legend insists beating Barcelona is possible

Substituted after just 18 minutes of a Champions League Final, Robert Pirès never played for Arsenal again. After Jens Lehmann saw red, Pirès was sacrificed...

Saying goodbye to a true Arsenal fan

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I hope you’ll forgive me, comrades, for not dwelling on Arsenal’s impressive 3-0 win against Dinamo Zagreb. I’d like to dedicate Wednesday’s column to my...

Arsenal goalkeeper on his incredible double save

At the weekend Arsenal goalkeeper, spending the season on loan at Wolves, made a brilliant double save from a penalty. With Wolves down to 10...

Former Arsenal vice-chairman defends Wenger's lack of transfer activity

Our former vice-chairman David Dein refused to criticise Arsene Wenger on his lack of activity in the transfer window, insisting that the manager knows...

How important is the relationship between players and the fans?

by Nia Griffiths Does being a 'fan favourite' give players leverage over their club and, in some cases, even immunity from criticism? Some players choose to...

Why Wenger is right to applaud Giroud's goal against Swansea City...

Arsene Wenger is convinced that Olivier Giroud's goal against Swansea in the Premier League on Saturday was the real turning point. After a lacklustre first...

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...

Wenger admits Arsenal weren't prepared for West Ham

Wenger insists that we weren't overly confidence against West Ham and that is was just a poor performance.

Arsenal transfer raids put aside in favour of retention strategy

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New signings aren't the answer, old players signing new deal is

Wednesday Arsenal recap – Draxler rumour unraveled, Mahrez, Mustafi + more

The big news on Wednesday was that Julian Draxler has made it very public that he wants to leave Wolfsburg.

Manchester City fans show Arsenal fans how to be angry

Helen Trantum column
Can you fall out of love with football?

Rosicky returns, but what can he offer Arsenal now?

Tomas Rosicky is back, the 35-year-old Czech playmaker played with the u21 side on Friday afternoon on his comeback from injury. He was given...

Arsenal defender relishes competition for his place

by Lewis Ambrose Mathieu Debuchy's first season at Arsenal was disappointingly riddled with injuries which, in turn, opened the door for Héctor Bellerín to have...

Mertesacker applauds ‘vital’ Arsenal win over Manchester United

Per Mertesacker stepped in for the injured Laurent Koscielny in Sunday's match against Manchester United and described the 3-0 win as 'vital' for our...

Former Manchester United star unleashes unnecessary attack on Arsenal's Ozil

Former United man Giles has blasted Mesut Ozil for being his 'disgraceful display' against Olympiacos in the Champions League. And so continues other people's unnecessary...

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.

Injuries catching up with Arsenal, but two out of six ain’t...

In the context of the season it's hard to know how to feel about the last week's results. The draw at Anfield felt like...

Arsenal forward: I need more

Alex Iwobi has admitted that he would like to score more goals and get more assists for Arsenal next season.

Laurent Koscielny - This is where I'll finish my career

Laurent Koscielny has revealed where he wants to finish his footballing career.

Arsenal legend offers solution to Gunner's striker problem

Thierry Henry reckons that Olivier Giroud doesn't need to be dropped to the bench but Arsenal need another striker to play alongside him.

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

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

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.

Arsenal goalkeeper reveals modern training method

Although everyone suspects that Petr Cech isn't exactly human, does this recent admission about his training regime confirm it?

Wenger explains when he spotted "special" striker

Arsenal's last game against Dinamo Zagreb saw the Gunners qualify for the Champions League group stage with a 2-1 win against the Croatian side. After...

Manager agrees with Newcastle sending off v Arsenal

Wenger believes Newcastle's red card was warranted.

Why the first goal really does count for Arsenal against West...

Helen Trantum column
With Leicester still to entertain Bilic’s men, three points for Arsenal against a team punching well above their weight could be one of the critical stepping stones towards a title or a 23rd consecutive finish above our neighbours. To do so Arsenal will need to learn the lessons of their opening day defeat.

Saturday recap: Lacazette update, Hayden’s off, Ozil + more

The cogs are beginning to turn on more than one transfer. Mesut Ozil was incredibly gracious in defeat, posting a picture on Instagram with a...

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.

Liverpool hero names the player to make the difference for Arsenal

by Lewis Ambrose Former Liverpool and Manchester City man has praised Francis Coquelin in a talkSPORT interview littered with poor generalisations about Arsenal. “They’ve never really filled the...

Pele admits he prefers Arsenal over Chelsea

Brazilian footballing legend Pele has admitted that if he had to choose between Arsenal and Chelsea to play at, he'd pick the Gunners. The footballer,...

Arsenal legend hails Wenger's positivity

by Nia Griffiths While at the recent launch of the Arsenal PUMA home and away kits in India, Ray Parlour spoke in depth about the...

Giroud: I’m going to say something silly

Olivier Giroud has set his sights on outscoring Alexis Sanchez this season.

Arsenal man holding out for Leicester and Spurs failure

Gabriel is remaining optimistic in Arsenal's quest for the title and thinks we'll win it... as long as Leicester and Spurs both slip up.

‘I want to play for The Beautiful Arsenal’ – Newcastle man...

In an exclusive interview with Foot Mercato, Moussa Sissoko has laid his cards on the table, and declared he wants to leave Newcastle and join Arsenal.

Monday recap: Boys in the USA, Lacazette update, Inter inquiry +...

Monday saw the Gunners jet off to the USA, as well as more developments in a few transfer stories.

Time for Wenger to leave, but where does that leave Arsenal?

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'Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today...' Okay, maybe that's quite a dramatic opening, perhaps even unnecessary. However, it's hard to escape the feeling that...

Questioning Mertesacker's captaincy and in praise of new anti-Chelsea rules

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Should Wenger take the captaincy more seriously and why the new conduct rules will hopefully teach Chelsea and Jose Mourinho how to behave

Injuries threaten to break Arsenal hearts once again

With just two points from a possible nine, Arsenal's title challenge has faltered in the deep midwinter, and the usual questions have been raised...