Tag: Kieran Gibbs

Wenger confirms Arsenal offers for 4 players in summer

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Jack Wilshere, Kieran Gibbs, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Aaron Ramsey will be offered new contracts in the summer.

Arsenal squad injury report

Arsenal injury
The latest on Arsenal's injured players and who may or may not be available for the Premier League match at home to Manchester City on 2 April.

Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil, Petr Cech & more - Arsenal squad...

Arsenal injury
As various Arsenal players depart for international duty despite being previously ruled out, it's difficult to make heads nor tails of who's currently injured and who isn't.

Arsenal look to bounce back against West Brom - match preview

Mesut Ozil v West Brom
It's a must-win game for Arsenal as they travel to the Hawthorns for Saturday's lunchtime kick-off.

Arsenal team news - Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain faces late test, defender a...

Arsene Wenger gave the latest team news ahead of Arsenal trip to West Brom.

Early Arsenal team news – Gabriel to start

Gabriel v Preston
The Evening standard expects Gabriel to start for Arsenal handing Lincoln City a massive boost ahead of their FA Cup trip to the Emirates.

Wenger to stay but 7 stars could leave Arsenal – reports

According to today’s Daily Mail, Arsene Wenger will stay on as Arsenal manager but he risks losing a number of stars, however there are a few problems with their reports.

Arsenal forward 'fitter and stronger' than ever

Kieran Gibbs and Danny Welbeck
Kieran Gibbs reckons that Danny Welbeck is fitter and stronger than ever.

Arsenal contract updates: No renewal talks for trio

Jack Wilshere
Arsenal are reportedly yet to open talks with Kieran Gibbs, Jack Wilshere and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, despite the trio only having 18 months left on their current deals.

Arsenal forward - I used to hate this teammate

Danny Welbeck scores against Southampton
Danny Welbeck was the latest player to take part in Arsenal's 'Arsenal albums' feature on their official YouTube channel and the former Manchester United striker made a rather startling admission over how he used to feel about Kieran Gibbs.

Arsenal defensive analysis v Hull

Shkodran Mustafi v Hull City
A 2-0 home victory was the ideal way to bounce back from last week's frustrations, and Arsenal's defensive solidity seems to have returned - somewhat.

Mark Clattenburg apologised to Hull and told Gibbs why he didn't...

Kieran Gibbs admitted he was lucky not to get sent off against Hull when he picked up a yellow in the second half.

Preview: Struggling Watford unlikely to be any match for full-strength Arsenal

Hector Bellerin
After a morale-boosting 5-0 thrashing of Southampton on Saturday evening, it's a return to Premier League action for Arsenal with Watford up next.

Wenger delivers five positive injury updates pre-Burnley

Olivier Giroud and Alex Iwobi v Swansea
As Arsenal fans, we're not too used to receiving positive injury news yet, on Thursday morning, Arsene Wenger was all smiles ahead of our clash against Burnley.

Three Arsenal stars' futures in doubt - report

Jack Wilshere
According to the Evening Standard, Arsenal are yet to open contract talks with Kieran Gibbs, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Jack Wilshere, leaving their futures at the club in doubt.

Arsenal squad injury report

Arsenal injury
On Wednesdays, Daily Cannon looks back over all the injuries that the Arsenal squad currently has, so let's see who's available for Sunday's clash against Burnley at the Emirates.

Massive boost as Arsenal trio return to full training but Giroud...

Arsenal injury news
Arsenal received a massive boost on Tuesday with the news that Hector Bellerin, Kieran Gibbs and Francis Coquelin all returned to full training.

Arsenal receive triple injury boost ahead of Swansea

Mesut Ozil scores v Stoke
Arsenal will apparently have three players return from injury for our Premier League clash against Swansea on Saturday.

Wenger explains extent of Arsenal full-back's new injury

Kieran Gibbs
Arsene Wenger has delivered the latest team news ahead of Arsenal's New Year's Day clash against Crystal Palace at the Emirates.

Arsenal injury run down – Who, what & when

Arsenal injury
With Arsenal's busy festive period well and truly underway, let's take a look at the players out and when we can expect them back.

West Brom performance proves why Arsenal should keep hold of defender

Kieran Gibbs
Kieran Gibbs made only his second Premier League start of the campaign during our Boxing Day victory over West Brom and once again proved why he is a credible replacement for Nacho Monreal, who is three years his elder and has struggled for consistency so far this term.

Is Kieran Gibbs ready to take over from Nacho Monreal?

Kieran Gibbs
With Nacho Monreal failing to replicate his form from last season, it's time to start wondering whether Kieran Gibbs is ready to take over.

Arsenal full-back set for January move to Crystal Palace - report

Kieran Gibbs
Apparently, one of the first signings that Sam Allardyce wants to make as Crystal Palace manager is Kieran Gibbs.

Wenger confirms 'very small' calf problem for Arsenal forward

Kieran Gibbs
Theo Walcott was missing from Arsenal's Boxing Day squad to face West Brom with what Arsene Wenger has described as a 'very small' calf problem.

'I loved it' - Could this unlikely Arsenal man become captain?

Kieran Gibbs
Kieran Gibbs has spoken about how much he enjoyed captaining Arsenal during the EFL Cup this season.

'I think he should stay' Wenger says of Arsenal defender

Kieran Gibbs
Arsene Wenger was asked about a number of Arsenal players' contracts during his pre-Manchester City presser on Friday.

Lucas, Xhaka, BTSport and more things we learned about Arsenal against...

A comfortable 4-1 victory over Basel means Arsenal beat PSG to the top of our Champions League group table but what else did we learn?

Arsenal defender - This man deserves everything he gets

Kieran Gibbs, making his second successive start for the first time this term, completed the full 90 minutes as Arsenal stormed to a 4-1...

Four Arsenal stars feature for countries while others watch from bench

Theo Walcott, Alexis Sanchez, Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Ozil both got minutes for their respective countries on Tuesday evening, while Wojciech Szczesny, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Kieran Gibbs were unused substitutes.

Arsenal defender gets international call-up after injury to Southampton man

Kieran Gibbs has been drafted into the England squad by Gareth Southgate after Ryan Bertrand was forced off during the Three Lions 2-0 win over Malta.

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?

Injured Arsenal star attends music festival with teammate

Aaron Ramsey decided to take his hair on a little outing to Reading Festival alongside Wales teammate, Chris Gunter.

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

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

Arsenal refuse deal for defender - report

Arsenal are rumoured to have turned down a loan move for Kieran Gibbs with West Ham.

What should Arsenal do with this left-back?

The rumour that Arsenal have apparently turned down the chance to loan out Kieran Gibbs to West Ham has churned up the age-old question (well, not that old): what should the Gunners do with Kieran Gibbs?

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

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

Theories abound as Bendtner gets fit with Arsenal and Leicester men

Pictured looking like he’d been living rough just a few weeks ago, Nicklas Bendtner is now trying to get himself back in shape ahead of the new season in the hopes of finding a new club.

Liverpool determined to sign Arsenal man, won't happen

Liverpool have allegedly set their sights on signing Kieran Gibbs after repeatedly failing to beat Arsenal to a number of other transfer targets.

Arsenal linked with Bundesliga defender

Arsenal have been linked with Wolfsburg left-back, Ricardo Rodriguez.

Midfielder: This is why it's so difficult to leave Arsenal

Tomas Rosicky has spoken about his influence on the British Arsenal players and why this makes it difficult to leave the club.

Fullbacks: Monreal, Bellerín, Gibbs, Debuchy assessed

The season is over, but who were the heroes and villains of Arsenal’s campaign? We’ve decided it’d only be fair to go through the squad...

Wilshere makes England squad, Gibbs and Walcott miss out

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)
Jack Wilshere is the only Arsenal player to make Roy Hodgson's England squad for Euro 2016 this summer.

Arsenal set sights on 18-year-old international defender but Manchester City and...

If you haven't figured it out by now, Arsenal are probably going to sign a young left-back in the near future.

Watch: Manchester United great and Liverpool legend join Özil in Gibbs'...

Kieran Gibbs has named an Ultimate XI heavy with players disliked at the Emirates Stadium.

Wenger delivers injury blow after beating West Brom

Arsene Wenger revealed after Arsenal's 2-0 win over West Brom at the Emirates the extent of Kieran Gibbs' injury.

Arsenal duo set for Premier League move

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Kieran Gibbs' lack of first team football this season means rumours that they're off in summer are circulating.

Nine players will leave Arsenal this summer - report

On Friday the Sun claimed that nine players could be set for the exit door at Arsenal when the summer transfer window opens.

Arsenal defender forced to miss international duty

England boss Roy Hodgson wanted Kieran Gibbs in tonight's squad to face the Netherlands but couldn't call the left-back up because he was on holiday.

22-year-old Portuguese weighing up Arsenal move - report

Linked with a number of left-backs to understudy 30-year-old starter Nacho Monreal, it looks like Arsenal are becoming increasingly open to the idea of...

Pictures: Arsenal train ahead of Barcelona showdown

Arsenal players took to the pitch for their last home training session ahead of their Champions League match against Barcelona. With Laurent Koscielny returning to...

Arsenal defender impresses as teammates falter

At 26-years-old, Kieran Gibbs' progress has stagnated at the Emirates, due to some unfortunate injuries and the consistent performances shown by Nacho Monreal over...

Are these five players set to be fired from Arsenal?

With Arsenal’s title challenge falling down around their ears, a few media outlets have taken to looking at the squad ahead of the summer. The...

Star heads for Arsenal exit in pursuit of Euro dream -...

Kieran Gibbs is reportedly considering a move away from Arsenal in hope of getting more playing time elsewhere. The left-back, who's been overtaken in the...

Wenger backs English defender to make Euro 2016 with Arsenal form

It's been a tough season for Kieran Gibbs, but Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger is backing the defender to prove his worth before the end...

Leicester City fighting to keep player as Arsenal make second bid

According to the Telegraph and the Daily Mail, Arsenal are preparing to launch another bid for Leicester City defender Ben Chilwell. The 19-year-old left-back has returned to the...

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 confident ahead of clash with Liverpool

Kieran Gibbs believes that although Liverpool are a strong side, especially since Jurgen Klopp was introduced, Arsenal should be able to come away from...

Defender welcomes former Liverpool midfielder to Arsenal

Kieran Gibbs is one of the first Arsenal players to welcome new Ladies signing, Fara Williams, to north London. The midfielder signed for us from...

Young Barcelona star subject of Arsenal's interest - report

Cesc Fàbregas and Héctor Bellerín have both made the jump from Barcelona to Arsenal in a bid for success. Fran Merida, Julio Pleguezuelo and Jon...

Good news: Wenger confirms three could return against Sunderland

Arsène Wenger has confirmed that Laurent Koscielny and Theo Walcott could return to the squad on Saturday to face Sunderland. French defender Koscielny suffered a...

Stat: Gibbs Arsenal’s most effective attacking player against West Bromich Albion?

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

Predicted XI: North London derby saviour to start at West Brom?

Arsenal predicted lineup
The Premier League is back and Arsenal don't have any injuries from the international break. Amazing! Meanwhile, some players have not regained fitness to take...

West Brom v Arsenal: Can wounded Gunners bag three more points?

arsenal v west brom preview
An unusual mood greets us at the close of the third international break of the season, with people's eyes still very much on events...

Infographic: How Arsenal's internationals got on during the break

Just over a week ago, ten Arsenal players left for international duty. 13 appearances later, it seems that all 10 are set to return injury free....

Watch: Cazorla scores as Spain outclass England

Arsenal had representatives on both benches on Friday evening as England took on Spain in Alicante. The full 90 minutes was watched by Kieran Gibbs,...

Arsène Wenger’s red jockstrap

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
A degree of irrationality can affect us all from time to time. Last night, for example, I took Jo to see Mark Kermode and Simon...

Arsenal star admits team aren't disappointed with draw against Tottenham Hotspur

Kieran Gibbs admitted after our match against Spurs that the team aren't altogether disappointed with a draw. As a fan, I'd have to agree. Arguably,...

Mertesacker hails Gibbs for his ‘energy from bench’

Per Mertesacker has praised fellow defender Kieran Gibbs after he came on and scored against Spurs on Sunday. Arsenal were 1-0 down and weren't exactly...

Arsenal star urges fellow players to use international break for recovery

Another international break has come waddling along and for once it's probably come at the right time. Kieran Gibbs reckons some players need to go away,...

Is Gibbs Arsenal's best attacking option during injury crisis?

Kieran Gibbs was called into action in the final quarter of Arsenal's draw with Spurs at the Emirates but was played in a far...

Arsenal star happy with his contribution to Tottenham Hotspur draw

It's not often that Kieran Gibbs gets on the score sheet and it's not often that he tweets either: on Sunday he did both. After...

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...

Moving Bellerín into midfield is a horrible idea

Defenders Kieran Gibbs and Héctor Bellerín could be called upon to fill in the Arsenal midfield. That's according to the Telegraph, and it makes some sense....

Gibbs: Bould's defensive knowledge isn't his biggest asset

As part of a famous defence - probably the most famous in the history of Arsenal - Steve Bould was an intimidating player. The former...

Fringe players let youngsters down in difficult circumstances

The fringe players did not cover themselves in glory on Tuesday night against Sheffield Wednesday. They certainly comforted Wenger’s opinion that they aren't as good as the...

Ox scores as England go 10 for 10 (video)

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored England's final goal of European Championship Qualifying as the Three Lions completed a 100% record. Away to Lithuania, England went into the...

Infographic: When to watch Arsenal players on international duty

Following our 3-0 defeat of Manchester United, it's almost two weeks until we get to watch Arsenal in action again. If playing Watford on 17th...

Watch: Arsenal forward reveals his match ritual

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Kieran Gibbs and Danny Welbeck recently took the chance to take part in the Emirates tour and the Ox appeared slightly bewildered...

Watch: Gibbs admits he prefers attacking to defending

Despite being a defender, Kieran Gibbs has admitted that he actually prefers attacking - don't tell Steve Bould. In a quickfire question round with Vauxhall,...

Arsenal players called up to England squad

Arsenal have had three players called up to represent the senior England side during the next international break. Kieran Gibbs, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo Walcott...

Gibbs compares Oxlade-Chamberlain to Arsenal playmaker

Kieran Gibbs has hailed Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's form so far this season insisting that he's the best he's ever been and even comparing him to...

Manager admits Spaniard's place is under threat

Over the past 10 months or so, Nacho Monreal has established himself as Arsenal's first choice left-back. Beforehand he was often a reserve for Kieran...

Is Gibbs fit to replace Monreal when he leaves?

Boy, time sure does fly, huh? Did you know that Kieran Gibbs is turning 26 this week? 26! It seems like yesterday when Arsenal fans...

Arsenal ace stars in historical match for Manchester United man

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain got another start for the England national team against Switzerland on Tuesday, which saw Wayne Rooney finally smash Sir Bobby Charlton's goalscoring...

Team news: Oxlade-Chamberlain starts for England

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain starts for England in Saturday's game against San Marino. The midfielder is a favourite of Roy Hodgson and will win his 21st England...

Watch: Walcott, Gibbs and Tottenham star run around a bit

With the transfer window closed, the majority of the fanbase huffing with the club because of their lack of spending and all of us...

Three Arsenal players named in England squad

Just as the season gets going we head into an international break. Arsenal won't play again for two weeks, but you will be able to...

FA claim 'mistakes happen' when it comes to footballer's identity

The FA explains how mistaken identify is corrected.

Player ratings: Ozil runs rings around Crystal Palace

Ozil unreal against Crystal Palace.

Petr Čech performs rap for Arsenal initiation

It is a thing within the Arsenal squad that new players have to stand on a chair in front of the rest of the...

Player Ratings: Arsenal boy runs Chelsea ragged

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

Wenger still values youth policy, unlike Manchester United

by Lewis Ambrose Arsène Wenger has revealed that no matter how much money Arsenal have he will only merge big signings with the club's philosophy...

Official: Čech makes Arsenal debut, full XI announced

by Lewis Ambrose Saturday afternoon sees Arsenal face Everton in the final of the Barclays Asia Trophy. Arsène Wenger used 17 players in the 4-0 win...

Arsenal defender insists he likes playing for the club

by Nia Griffiths Kieran Gibbs has insisted he likes playing for Arsenal when quizzed about his future at the club. The left-back, who hasn't had the...

Gibbs: It gives you a sense of reality

by Lee Hurley Kieran Gibbs may have lost his place in the Arsenal starting lineup but that's not stopping him trying to help youngsters move...

Arsenal midfielders are literally on a plane

by Nia Griffiths Jack Wilshere and Aaron Ramsey have both tweeted that not only are they on their way to Singapore, but they're on the...

Montreal must continue to start ahead of Gibbs

by Lewis Ambrose On Friday evening, our very own Helen Trantum wrote about Kieran Gibbs and argued that he should be back in the side...

Debate: Should Gibbs start the season ahead of Monreal?

by Helen Trantum Arsenal’s academy specialises in left backs. In the Wenger years we have seen the likes of Ashley Cole, Gael Clichy and most recently...

Gibbs makes friends with reptile – not Van Persie

by Nia Griffiths While on holiday in Miami, Kieran Gibbs has been hanging with the locals. In what is quite frankly, a bit of a weird...

Arsenal stars sending support to England Ladies

by Lewis Ambrose As I'm sure you're aware by now, the England Women's team are in the World Cup semi-finals. In case anybody is wondering coverage...

Arsenal defender excited to play with former Chelsea man

by Nia Griffiths Kieran Gibbs jumped on the welcome wagon on Monday to welcome new goalkeeper Petr Cech to the squad. The left-back tweeted: Looking forward to...

Gibbs: Alexis can carry them

by Lee Hurley Kieran Gibbs believes that Alexis Sanchez can carry Chile to Copa America glory this summer. Writing on his Sportslobster account, the left-back was full...

Three Lions, six Gunners, high hopes

by Lewis Ambrose With the season coming to an end with a couple of international games it should be noted that Euro 2016 is just a...

Crazy swap deal mooted – what are they smoking in Liverpool?

by Sylvain Jamet There is story going round the web that Liverpool want to swap Raheem Sterling for Kieran Gibbs and Theo Walcott; they can't be...

Arsenal 14/15 School Report: The Defenders

As the season wraps up with a 12th FA Cup win and third-place league finish, we look at how the players did over the...

Wenger gives injury update after West Brom win

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal picked up no new injuries in their win over West Brom at the Emirates. In a game which was...

Arsenal star defender explains reason for season struggles

Kieran Gibbs has cited our lack of injuries in the second half of the season as part of the reason we've improved so much. The...

Four Gunners get the call but concern for one who didn’t

Roy Hodgson has called up four Arsenal players for the international games in June. Facing the Republic of Ireland in Dublin on 7th June before...

Hamstring injuries: Why Arsenal players get them & Swansea forward's return

Bafetimbi Gomis suffered hamstring injury early in the 1-1 draw with Everton on 11th of April and has been reported to be working hard...

Arsenal defender: Now is the time to beat Chelsea

Arsenal haven't beaten Chelsea in 12 games… Blah blah blah. Ahead of Sunday's showdown at the Emirates, a game that is more about pride than anything...

Tactics: What was Wenger thinking dropping Bellerin and Monreal?

Success at Wembley means we’ll be revisiting at the end of May, but Wenger’s decision to reshuffle his defence on the big day was somewhat concerning.

Five years until refs like Taylor are no longer a liability

The Dutch FA is currently testing referee-assisting video technology. Despite the International Football Association Board delaying it's use in competitive matches for a year this...

Gibbs and the Ox discuss giraffe tongues

This is the moment you've all been waiting for: another installment of 'Kieran Fibbs'. I know, the suspense has been killing us, too. In this thrilling...

Has Arsenal’s British core gone rotten?

What lies in store for the young British players we were so thrilled to tie down the last time Theo Walcott’s contract struggles were back page news?

More international call-ups for Arsenal players

Four more arsenal players have been called up to represent their countries during the international break.

Arsenal star confident of an injury-free future

Kieran Gibbs has struggled with injury throughout his short career but now he feels he's coming out the other side.

Defender explains how Arsenal can cope with their triple challenge

Kieran Gibbs has been speaking about the Arsenal squad and their three-pronged attack.

Arsenal employing the Mathieu Flamini school of language learning for Gabriel

Gabriel's lack of English is well documented, so just how Arsenal getting the message through to their new defender?

Video - Gibbs and Giroud hungry for more after fifth round...

Kieran Gibbs and Olivier Giroud speak to the press immediately after Arsenal knocked Middlesbrough out of the FA Cup in the fifth round. Hear what they had to say here.

Injury update – Kieran Gibbs

Kieran Gibbs will be included in Arsenal’s matchday squad for their game against Manchester City on Sunday. The full back, who has been sidelined since...

Kieran Gibbs injury update

Kieran Gibbs was missing from Arsenal’s matchday squad for their game against Stoke on Sunday. The fullback is suffering from an ankle injury once again...