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5 goals in 5 Arsenal striker to start: Predicted XI vs...

After getting off to a winning start in the Europa League last week, Arsenal are hoping to do the same in the League Cup against Brentford on Wednesday.

Arsenal legend told no role for him at club

ONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Arsenal's veteran Tony Adams (R) marshals his defence while he marks Tottenham's Les Ferdinand (L) during the premiership match at Highbury in London 31 March 2001. Arsenal won the game over north London rivals after Frenchmen Thierry Henry and Robert Pires scored a goal each to give Arsenal a 2-0 victory. AFP PHOTO: Adrian DENNIS
Tony Adams reportedly contacted Ivan Gazidis over the summer only to be told there was no role for him at the club under Unai Emery.

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

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

Shocking stat proves how ruthless Arsenal are becoming at home

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

Cech and Lacazette shine, defence struggles, Ramsey divides opinion: Player ratings...

CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Petr Cech of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal secured a fifth consecutive win and a first clean sheet of the season against Everton on Sunday, and moved up to sixth in the table.

Was Arsene Wenger too soft with Mesut Ozil?

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal scores his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Vorskla Poltava at Emirates Stadium on September 20, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Henry Browne/Getty Images)
It’s easy to get carried away with Mesut Ozil scoring two goals in two games but it’s hard to escape the fact that this season he’s being asked to be a regular member of the squad and he actually seems to be enjoying it.

Emery to drop goalscorer to the bench: Predicted XI vs Everton

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Arsenal welcome Everton to the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, after securing their first win of the Europa League campaign against Vorskla on Thursday.

Emery confirms Leno will get more game time this week

Unai Emery has confirmed that Bernd Leno will play more minutes for Arsenal in the next week, and refused to attach any blame to the goalkeeper for FC Vorskla's goals on Thursday.

Aubameyang shines, 'consistent' Sokratis impresses, debutant signings struggle: Player ratings vs...

Arsenal v Vorskla Poltava - UEFA Europa League - Group E
Arsenal eased past FC Vorskla on Thursday, with a 4-2 scoreline that ended up flattering the visitors, if anything.

Unai Emery explains why Bernd Leno isn’t starting Premier League games

Bernd Leno will start in goal tonight for Arsenal against FC Vorskla and Unai Emery explained to the press why he’s been picking Petr Cech in goal for the club so far this season.

Summer signing to start alongside 3 academy stars: Predicted XI vs...

Arsenal begin their Europa League campaign at home to FC Vorskla on Thursday, and will hope to get off to a winning start under three-time winner of the competition Unai Emery.

Unai Emery is right about the Europa League and it’s time...

WARSAW, POLAND - MAY 27: Unai Emery, coach of Sevilla kisses the trophy after the UEFA Europa League Final match between FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk and FC Sevilla on May 27, 2015 in Warsaw, Poland. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
The Europa League occupies a weird place in English football despite the media’s obsession with certain clubs needing to win trophies.

Newcastle manager explains exactly what Emery is trying to do with...

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 15: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal looks on ahead of the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal FC at St. James Park on September 15, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez says Unai Emery is a good manager, and explains what he thinks the new head coach's plan is for Arsenal this season.

Curious Arsenal stat emerges after Newcastle win

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

Tottenham ban press from asking Lucas Moura these questions about far-right...

ENFIELD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 11: Lucas Moura of Tottenham Hotspur wins the EA Sports Player of the Month Award at Tottenham Hotspur Training Centre on September 11, 2018 in Enfield, England. (Photo by Henry Browne/Getty Images for Premier League)
Tottenham have reportedly banned the media from asking Lucas Moura any questions about his support for the right-wing politician, Jair Bolsonaro.

6 questions for Unai Emery to answer

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 15: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal FC at St. James Park on September 15, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Modern football loves nothing better than a snap judgement – with players and managers written off or over-hyped on a tiny window of evidence. At Arsenal this season, people are bound to be rushing to a conclusion about the Unai Emery era after the departure of Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal manager picks out 3 stars for praise

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 15: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal looks on ahead of the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal FC at St. James Park on September 15, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Arsenal picked up their second away win of the season when they beat Newcastle United 2-1 on Saturday at St. James' Park.

Torreira changes the game, Aubameyang struggles, Özil silences critics: Player ratings...

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Lucas Torreira came on to change the game yet again on Saturday, as Arsenal got another three points on the board away from home against Newcastle.

Arsenal manager told forward he 'did not count' on him

Joel Campbell has revealed what Unai Emery told him before he left the club for Frosinone.

Summer signing to finally get his first start: Predicted XI vs...

With the international break finally coming to an end, Arsenal have the chance to make it three wins in a row when they face Newcastle United this weekend.

Pundit explains how long Unai Emery will need to make Arsenal...

Nigel Winterburn believes that Unai Emery will need at least one season to make progress with Arsenal.

Club legend says Arsenal are finally learning from their mistakes

Sol Campbell thinks Arsenal are on the right track under Unai Emery, and says we need to give the new head coach a bit more time before we judge him.

Cazorla told Emery exactly what to change at Arsenal in 'secret'...

Santi Cazorla has revealed he held a 'secret' summer phone call with Unai Emery to talk about Arsenal and what the club need to improve.

Arsenal manager understandably frustrated with Ivan Gazidis

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 14: Arsenal FC CEO Ivan Gazidis speaks during the Western Sydney Wanderers Gold Star Luncheon at The Westin on July 14, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
According to the Times, Unai Emery is growing increasingly frustrated with Ivan Gazidis’ prevarication over a move to AC Milan.

Finally an Arsenal legend gives a fair assessment of Unai Emery's...

Nwankwo Kanu has bucked the trend of Arsenal legends talking about Unai Emery, with a surprisingly fair assessment of the Spaniard's start at the club.

Arsenal block midfielder from international duty

Arsenal have seemingly blocked Emile Smith Rowe from going on international duty with the England u19s, instead retaining him for first-team training on Wednesday.

What we’ve learned from Arsenal’s first 4 games

CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal is faced by Junior Hoilett of Cardiff City during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
The season has barely got started and instead of talking about round five of the Premier League, we’re twiddling our thumbs and talking about an international tournament nobody cares about or wants.

Arsenal manager admits 'It’s very important for me to continue doing...

CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Petr Cech of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
If you can’t teach an old dog new tricks then Unai Emery must be considering if it’s time to put Bernd Leno into the Arsenal goal as Petr Cech continues to struggle with the ball at his feet.

Arsenal’s transfer window reviewed: Good, bad or indifferent?

So all the transfer windows have finally closed and we know the Arsenal squad that will see us through until January at least.

Arsenal owner sets Unai Emery huge task

ASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Unai Emery coach of Sevilla attends a press conference after the UEFA Europa League Final match between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)
Stan Kroenke has set Unai Emery the task of winning the Champions League according to Rob Draper in today’s Sunday Mirror.

Emery rubbishes report about star's unhappiness with this tactical decision

Unai Emery has further put rumours of a rift between him and Mesut Özil to bed, by rubbishing reports that the pair had a falling out over which position the 29-year-old would play in this season.

Arsenal midfielder's optimism giving fans hope new deal is on

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 25: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal is challenged by Lucas Perez of West Ham United during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on August 25, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Aaron Ramsey has managed to say more about his new Arsenal deal without actually talking about it at all.

Emery vetoes academy star's loan move to keep him for the...

Club Atletico de Madrid v Arsenal - International Champions Cup 2018
Unai Emery has reportedly vetoed any Emile Smith Rowe plans to leave the club on loan this season, as the head coach wants to keep the 18-year-old around.

Emery bust up false: Spaniard tried to sign Özil even before...

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Rumours of a training ground falling out between Mesut Özil and Unai Emery are untrue, and the Arsenal head coach even tried to sign the playmaker in January, according to reports.

What really happened between Unai Emery and Lucas Moura?

OPSHOT - Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian midfielder Lucas Moura (L) celebrates with PSG's Spanish head coach Unai Emery after scoring during the French L1 football match between Caen (SMC) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) on September 16, 2016, at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, northwestern France. / AFP / CHARLY TRIBALLEAU
Lucas Moura has slammed his time working under Unai Emery as the ‘worst seven months of my life’ but what really happened between the two?

Arsenal manager bans something even Arsene Wenger allowed

If the Arsenal players thought Arsene Wenger was harsh when he took their Mars Bars away, what must this current crop think about Unai Emery banning fruit juice and moving gym equipment closer to the training pitches?

Arsenal and the Europa League draw: All you need to know

WARSAW, POLAND - MAY 27: Unai Emery, coach of Sevilla kisses the trophy after the UEFA Europa League Final match between FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk and FC Sevilla on May 27, 2015 in Warsaw, Poland. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
The Europa League draw takes place this Friday at 12pm and Arsenal enter the competition for the second time, but this time they have a serial winner of the competition at the helm.

Can Özil bounce back?

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
With the new Premier League season just recently getting underway, the pressure is on for Mesut Özil to perform on the pitch.

Emery 'determined' to avoid repeating Neymar situation with Özil

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery is keen not to let the situation with Mesut Özil reach the same level as his power struggle with Neymar at Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports.

Emery 'can't afford to freeze Özil out'

Arsenal don't have enough quality in the squad to freeze Mesut Özil out, according to Andy Dunn on the Sunday Supplement.

Media twist Emery's 1-word answer on Özil to make a story

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery gave a very non-committal one-word answer to a question about Mesut Özil on Saturday, but that hasn't stopped half the English media running with it ever since.

Bellerin discusses the changes under Emery helping them to West Ham...

SINGAPORE - JULY 26: Hector Bellerin #2 of Arsenal speaks to the media during the International Champions Cup 2018 match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal at the National Stadium on July 26, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
Hector Bellerin told reporters after Arsenal's win against West Ham United there have been a few adjustments to the team's style of play under Unai Emery, but stressed they're still the same players.

Unai Emery admits where Mesut Özil was on day of West...

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery has denied reports of a bust-up with Mesut Özil during the week, and insists that the only reason the German wasn't in the squad on Saturday was because of illness.

These 2 proved they must start next week: Player ratings v...

Arsenal v West Ham United - Premier League
Arsenal managed to grind out their first win under Unai Emery on Saturday, coming from behind to win 3-1 against West Ham United.

Unai Emery confirms whose decision it was to sign Guendouzi

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 18: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal chases the ball during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on August 18, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Unai Emery has admitted that Arsenal were watching Matteo Guendouzi for a while before he signed for the club this summer, and he's been impressed with the 19-year-old's progress ever since.

Summer signing to finally get his first start: Predicted XI vs...

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsenal face West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium in their third game of the 2018/19 Premier League season, with Unai Emery still looking for his first win of the new campaign.

Arsenal star admits he can't understand media criticism

Henrihk Mkhitaryan can't understand why the media are so critical of him and the team at the moment, as he thinks they're still in an adaptation period right now.

Emery remaining calm despite Chelsea loss

Unai Emery is remaining calm despite two straight defeats against the country’s top six.

Smith explains the 1 thing Emery's side are missing to be...

LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 26: Arsenal goalscorer Alan Smith celebrates in the dressing room with the League Division One trophy after Arsenal had beaten Liverpool 2-0 in the final game of the season to pip Liverpool to the title, at Anfield on May 26, 1989 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Allsport/Getty Images)
Alan Smith thinks the biggest thing holding the current Arsenal side back from being title winners is the mental strength of the team.

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In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Anita pick apart the battle of the new managers at Stamford Bridge, note...

What chance do Arsenal have to win a trophy this season?

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
With the 2018/19 season now underway, we're looking at what Arsenal's trophy chances are this season.

Arsenal legend points out the 1 thing Emery needs to change

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Ian Wright says it'll take time for all the Arsenal players to completely adapt to what Unai Emery wants from them, but he thinks the main thing they still need to work on is their attitude.

'PSG was too high for Emery': RMC pundit speaks out against...

Valencia's coach Unai Emery (L) and Barcelona's coach Josep Guardiola react during the Spanish Cup second leg semi-final football match FC Barcelona vs Valencia CF on February 8, 2012 at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona. AFP PHOTO / JOSE JORDAN
RMC Sport pundit Rolland Courbis is the latest pundit in the French media to give Thomas Tuchel a positive comparison to previous Paris Saint-Germain boss Unai Emery.

'Can't live with him, can't live without him': Player ratings v...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Arsenal let a 2-2 draw slip in the late stages on Saturday, falling to a one-goal defeat against Chelsea after a spirited fight back from 2-0 down.

Unai Emery picked his starting eleven by rolling dice

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery once picked his starting eleven at Almeria by rolling dice, after they achieved promotion to La Liga.

Arsenal manger criticised by pundit after 1 match in charge

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
When a manager takes over at a new club, they usually get time to produce results, so it’s something of a surprise to see Jamie Carragher, restored to his role as top pundit after spitting on a fan who teased him, piling on the pressure after just 90 minutes of football.

Unai Emery tells Mesut Ozil exactly what he wants from him

Unai Emery has called on Mesut Ozil to be more demanding when it comes to wanting the ball.

Injured star to return, new signing to start: Predicted XI vs...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 15: Nacho Monreal of Arsenal takes a throw in during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsenal face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in their second game of the new Premier League season, with Unai Emery's side hoping to bounce back from last week's defeat to Manchester City.

Unai Emery set to start out-of-favour star against Chelsea again

Arsenal's Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech gestures on the pitch after the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. Arsenal won the game 4-1. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL
Unai Emery is set to give Petr Cech another chance in goal against Chelsea this weekend, despite criticism of the goalkeeper in the media after his performance facing Manchester City.

Lorient president admits Guendouzi chose Arsenal himself: Turned down PSG and...

Arsenal FC v Manchester City - Premier League
Matteo Guendouzi turned down Paris Saint-Germain and Borussia Dortmund over the summer, according to reports, with Lorient club president Loic Fery confirming it was the player's choice to join Arsenal.

Another former Gunner slams Unai Emery's side after just 1 match

Paul Merson claims Unai Emery's squad aren't strong enough mentally to achieve anything more than they did last season, after watching the team play one game against the English champions.

Arsenal goalkeeper admits he's had no assurances from Emery over first-choice...

Petr Čech insists Unai Emery has given him no assurances over the first-choice spot at Arsenal, and the decision is just down to how well he plays.

Arsenal's title chances and the unpredictability of football

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
New season, same old for Arsenal, eh? Buy a number 10 and completely avoid the one position in the squad that has been decimated by injury and sales. Nope, not this time.

Arsenal legend backtracks on Unai Emery criticism after fan backlash

GRANADA, SPAIN - APRIL 16: Head coach Tony Adams of Granada CF reacts as his team fails to score during the La Liga match between Granada CF and Real Club Celta de Vigo at Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes on April 16, 2017 in Granada, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
Tony Adams has admitted we have to give Unai Emery a bit more time, after backlash to his comments on talkSPORT slating the new boss' methods.

Arsenal need extended therapy: Things we learned from the Manchester City...

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Starting a new season with a new manager against the only team to ever collect 100 Premier League points was a cruel twist from...

'He must start against Chelsea now': Player ratings vs Manchester City

Arsenal FC v Manchester City - Premier League
Arsenal slipped to a disappointing defeat against Manchester City on Sunday, a match they never really looked like winning, but there were one or two encouraging performances nonetheless.

Arsenal will make top 4 says pundit

Matthew Upson has tipped Arsenal to reclaim their place in the top four this season under Unai Emery.

Unai Emery admits Arsenal forward has been training at left-back

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on April 8, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Unai Emery made the surprising admission that Danny Welbeck trained at left-back on Friday, as the club go through a minor crisis in the position ahead of Sunday's match against Manchester City.

Manchester City explain what they expect from Arsenal

Valencia's coach Unai Emery (L) and Barcelona's coach Josep Guardiola react during the Spanish Cup second leg semi-final football match FC Barcelona vs Valencia CF on February 8, 2012 at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona. AFP PHOTO / JOSE JORDAN
Manchester City are not quite sure what to expect when they rock up at the Grove to get their Premier League title defence underway and I, for one, couldn’t be happier with that.

Walking into the unknown at Arsenal: What can we expect against...

SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal smiles during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
In just a few short hours, the Arsenal stadium announcer will engage in familiar matchday patter, enthusing that football is back in North London and encouraging us to enjoy the game. Yet I’ve never felt less sure of what to expect from a matchday at the Emirates.

Arsenal coach down Aubameyang challenge

Unai Emery has challenged Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to win the Golden Boot this season.

New signing to make his debut: Predicted XI vs Manchester City

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Arsenal face Manchester City in their first game of the new Premier League season on Sunday, and Unai Emery's first match in charge at the Emirates Stadium.

Unai Emery picks his goalkeeper to start against Manchester City

Unai Emery is expected to start Petr Cech in Arsenal's first game of the new Premier League season against Manchester City, according to reports.

Unai Emery confirms the 3 players still likely to leave this...

Unai Emery has named Carl Jenkinson, David Ospina and Joel Campbell as the three players that could leave this month, with the rest set to stay on at the Emirates.

Arsenal finally name their new captain

SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal interviews during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
Arsenal will have five captains for the new season and Laurent Koscielny will captain the captains, making him the captain.

Arsenal 2018/19 squad assessment: Has Unai Emery's transfer team done enough?

On Thursday at 5pm, the Premier League transfer deadline passed, and so did any lingering hopes of adding to Arsenal's current squad, but how is that squad looking going into the new season?

Sagna hails 'complete revival' of Arsenal under new management

SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal smiles during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
Bacary Sagna thinks Arsenal made the right choice by appointing Unai Emery as head coach of the club, and claims the changes represent a 'complete revival' for Arsenal.

Arsenal and Aaron Ramsey close to deal agreement

SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Aaron Ramsey #8 of Arsenal looks during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
Arsenal are reportedly close to tying Aaron Ramsey down to a new long-term contract in what could well be one of their best moves of the summer.

Former PSG midfielder compares Unai Emery to his successor Thomas Tuchel

Former Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Edouard Cisse claims the club's new boss Thomas Tuchel is more serene than Unai Emery, and thinks the 44-year-old is a good fit for the Parisians.

All 9 Daily Mail journalists write off Arsenal’s top 4 chances

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The season is just a few days away from starting and we’re already knee-deep in the swamp of prediction land.

Arsenal vs Manchester City preview: Injury news & pre-season form overview

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Mikel Arteta and Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Brighton and Hove Albion at Etihad Stadium on May 9, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
One week from now, Arsenal play the first match of their new Premier League season, against last season's champions Manchester City.

Unai Emery admits senior star unlikely to face Manchester City

Nacho Monreal is expected to join the Arsenal team in training on Tuesday after working alone with a physical coach as he tries to recover from a ‘little problem’ in his knee but Unai Emery has pretty much ruled him out of the City game.

Arsenal forward's agent responds to reports of 'bid accepted'

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez’s agent, Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle, has denied even speaking with Sporting Lisbon, let alone agreeing a deal for his client to join the Portuguese club.

Arsenal-Lazio squad update: 2 youngsters and at least 1 new signing...

Eddie Nketiah and Reiss Nelson are both in the squad to face Lazio in Stockholm on Saturday night, in Arsenal's final pre-season friendly before the real football begins next weekend.

Bellerin speaks about the differences between working under Wenger and 'more...

Hector Bellerin has spoken to the media about the differences so far training under Arsene Wenger and Unai Emery, as we move towards the end of pre-season for Arsenal.

Concerning injury update for Arsenal 25-year-old

Sead Kolasinac will undergo a scan within the next 48 hours to determine if there is any ligament damage to his knee.

Arsenal fans have every right to be excited ahead of new...

SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal interviews during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
After 22 years under Arsene Wenger, 2018/19 is a voyage into the unknown for Arsenal supporters and their team...

London rivals prepare £30m bid for Arsenal star, but agent hints...

MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 03: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal puts on the captains armband during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Chelsea are 'ready' to make a £30m move for Aaron Ramsey this summer, with Arsenal wanting the situation sorted before the new season begins, according to reports.

Unai Emery names 4 things more important than pre-season results

SINGAPORE - JULY 27: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal looks during training ahead of the International Champions Cup 2018 match between Arsenal v Paris Saint Germain on July 27, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
Unai Emery is trying to get his squad up to speed ahead of the new season starting against Manchester City in just a few weeks and believes working to get the tactics right is more important than the scoreline in pre-season.

Unai Emery confirms Arsenal captaincy plan

SINGAPORE - JULY 26: Rodri #14 of Atletico Madrid and Aaron Ramsey #8 of Arsenal compete for the ball during the International Champions Cup 2018 match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal at the National Stadium on July 26, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
Unai Emery believes that Aaron Ramsey will sign a new contract to stay at the club and is in the running to be one of his 'five captains'.

Milan expect Gazidis to join in September despite Arsenal’s statement

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 14: Arsenal FC CEO Ivan Gazidis speaks during the Western Sydney Wanderers Gold Star Luncheon at The Westin on July 14, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
AC Milan expect Ivan Gazidis to become their new CEO in September despite a statement by Arsenal on Wednesday.

Aubameyang left: How Arsenal will play under Unai Emery & predicted...

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery gives a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 7, 2018 on the eve of the French Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Les Herbiers VF. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)
Unai Emery has announced a commitment to playing “The Arsenal Way” since his introductory press conference. He has expressed his commitment to exciting and attacking play—but just what will that look like with him at the helm?

Unai Emery wants 2 things from Arsenal in Singapore

Unai Emery has tweeted as Arsenal head off to Singapore for their pre-season games against Atletico Madrid and PSG in the International Champions Cup.

Mesut Ozil makes amazing move ahead of new season

SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 23: Mesut Oezil of Germany sit on the team bench during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Sweden at Fisht Stadium on June 23, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Mesut Ozil decided to cut short his holiday to return to Arsenal after hearing about Unai Emery’s training sessions from his teammates.

Arsenal star returns to training early after hearing about Unai Emery's...

SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 23: Mesut Oezil of Germany sit on the team bench during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Sweden at Fisht Stadium on June 23, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Mesut Özil decided to cut his holiday short to return to Arsenal early, after hearing about Unai Emery's training sessions with the club, according to reports.

Unai Emery wants '2 more signings' this summer: The details

ASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Unai Emery coach of Sevilla attends a press conference after the UEFA Europa League Final match between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)
Unai Emery and Arsenal aren't done with their transfer spending just yet, as they're targeting two more signings before the end of the window, according to reports.

Unai Emery planning one last major summer move for €50m winger

Unai Emery has been 'seduced' by the quality of Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman, and is preparing to make an offer for the 22-year-old, according to reports in France.

Arsenal forward could leave despite aiming to prove his worth in...

Lucas Perez is aiming to convince Unai Emery to keep him at Arsenal for the coming season, but he may still end up leaving before the window closes.

One Arsenal star rejects Serie A club: Now they're back for...

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia saves the third penalty from Jordan Henderson of England in the penalty shoot out during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/REMOTE/Getty Images)
After Petr Čech turned them down, Napoli are returning to Arsenal over a move for another of their goalkeepers, David Ospina, according to reports in Italy.

Arsenal man hints at major position change under Unai Emery

Calum Chambers says head coach Unai Emery has spoken to him about playing a holding midfield role, after the England international appeared there against Boreham Wood in the first match of pre-season.

Assessed: Arsenal's top 5 stars of Unai Emery's first match against...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Arsenal kicked off pre-season in style with an 8-0 victory against non-league Boreham Wood, so let's take a look at the top five performers from the match.

Sun twist Unai Emery’s message to Mesut Ozil after 1st press...

KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Ozil of Germany during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery offered Mesut Ozil words of encouragement and support but that’s not how the S*n decided to portray it, heaping more pressure on the German before he’s even returned from his holidays.

Unai Emery to start strong with stars featuring vs Boreham Wood:...

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery gives a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 7, 2018 on the eve of the French Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Les Herbiers VF. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)
On Saturday, Arsenal play their first match of their 2018/19 pre-season schedule, against Boreham Wood, so let's take a look at the likely starting eleven for the clash.

Unai Emery explains why he couldn't convince star midfielder to stay...

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Unai Emery has spoken out about his conversation with Jack Wilshere earlier in the summer, which resulted in the midfielder's departure from Arsenal.

Unai Emery confirms 2 goalkeepers will leave this summer

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia saves the third penalty from Jordan Henderson of England in the penalty shoot out during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/REMOTE/Getty Images)
Unai Emery has confirmed that Arsenal plan to cut the number of first-team goalkeepers down to three, meaning two of the current squad will have to leave.

Torreira confirms Unai Emery sealed Uruguayan's Arsenal move with a personal...

Lucas Torreira has spoken out on the moment Unai Emery got on phone to convince him to join Arsenal, and his pride at becoming the first Uruguayan to play for the club.

Arsenal playing hardball with gifted midfielder's agent

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
It’s the sort of things other clubs do, isn’t it? We’re not used to this sort of thing at Arsenal. Yet here we are. Things certainly have changed around these parts.

Arsenal might have to sell this key star to sign strongly-linked...

Arsenal may consider selling Aaron Ramsey to sign Barcelona's Andre Gomes, according to a particularly unwelcome report going around.

How could Arsenal line up under Unai Emery?

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery gives a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 7, 2018 on the eve of the French Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Les Herbiers VF. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)
After a few tough years and more than a decade without a PL title, Arsenal finally decided to let the legendary Arsene Wenger go.

Reliable outlet confirms Arsenal set to move for €40m Barcelona star

Arsenal are interested in signing Barcelona's Andre Gomes this summer, with Unai Emery identifying the player as his next target, according to reports.

Unai Emery target hands in transfer request to force a move...

Sevilla midfielder Steven N'Zonzi has handed in a formal transfer request to try and force a move to Arsenal, according to reports.

Arsenal make contact with another World Cup star in addition to...

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Arsenal have made contact with Marseille over a possible move for Florian Thauvin, according to reports in Italy.

Arsenal forward returns to pre-season training early: Keen to prove himself

Lucas Perez has returned to pre-season training early, in the hopes of winning a place in Unai Emery's squad, according to reports.

Unai Emery sends exciting message to Arsenal fans

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery gives a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 7, 2018 on the eve of the French Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Les Herbiers VF. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)
Unai Emery met with Arsenal fans at an event at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday, and gave a positive and exciting speech to those in attendance.

Arsenal star's contract talks 'progressing positively': Excited to work with Unai...

Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey scores their third goal with this flick during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / IKIMAGES / Ian KINGTON
Aaron Ramsey's contract talks are progressing positively, as Unai Emery looks to finalise his midfield for the coming campaign, according to reports.

Unai Emery personally calls £17.6m Arsenal target to convince him to...

Unai Emery has personally called Ever Banega to convince him to move from Sevilla to Arsenal, according to reports in the Spanish media.

Unai Emery: Understanding Arsenal’s new ‘El Maestro’

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery gives a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 7, 2018 on the eve of the French Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Les Herbiers VF. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)
After Arsène Wenger’s announcement that he would leave Arsenal the carousel of potential successors was in full swing before finally landing on an unexpected name. So how did Arsenal end up picking Unai Emery and now that the dust has settled, what can Arsenal fans really expect from their new manager in the new season? 

Unai Emery steps in to block Juventus attempts to sign Arsenal...

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 22: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during UEFA Europa League Round of 32 match between Arsenal and Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium on February 22, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery has blocked Juventus from making any sort of move for Arsenal right-back Hector Bellerin, according to reports.

Arsenal put 2 forwards up for sale but refuse to sell...

SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)
Arsenal are prepared to let Joel Campbell and Lucas Perez leave the club this season but two players expected to leave could stay.

Why was Arsene Wenger so desperate to spend €100m on a...

Tight. Stingy. Stubborn. Just three of the insults thrown at Arsene Wenger during his time at Arsenal, but his behaviour in the last few transfer windows before he left was more than a little odd, so what was going on?

Unai Emery hails 25-year-old who can ‘develop more’ at Arsenal after...

Unai Emery has hailed Granit Xhaka as the Swiss midfielder put pen-to-paper on a new Arsenal deal.

Arsenal star hints at exit with cryptic social media post

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Jack Wilshere has hinted at the possibility of an Arsenal exit this summer in a post on Instagram, as talks over a contract extension draw nearer to their conclusion.

Arsenal interested in signing yet another Dortmund player after Sokratis

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Arsenal are well on their way to completing their Borussia Dortmund tribute act, with new interest in Mario Gotze emerging on Thursday morning.

Arsenal forward 'to be told he can leave' this summer

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Arsenal forward Lucas Perez is expected to be told he can leave this summer, according to reports.

Arsenal target drops major hint he wants summer move

Steven N'Zonzi hinted he's thinking about a summer move, speaking to the media whilst on World Cup duty with France.

Exciting midfielder credits Unai Emery for decision to sign Arsenal deal

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has signed a new long-term contract to stay at Arsenal, the club announced on Tuesday.

Unai Emery set for talks with 26-year-old star this week

MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Unai Emery is set for talks with Jack Wilshere this week, as the player reaches decision-making time.

5 potential signings to excite Arsenal fans this summer

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery reacts during the French L1 football match between Caen (SMC) and Paris (PSG) on May 19, 2018, at the Michel d'Ornano stadium, in Caen, northwestern France. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP)
As the transfer window opens and the conveyor belt of new signings starts to pick up the pace, let's look at five Arsenal could make to excite fans this summer.

Arsenal set to sign French wonderkid for just £223,000

Paris Saint-Germain's Yacine Adli (L) vies for the ball with Caen's French defender Frederic Guilbert (R) during the French L1 football match between Caen (SMC) and Paris (PSG) on May 19, 2018, at the Michel d'Ornano stadium, in Caen, northwestern France. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP)
Arsenal are closing in on the signing of Yacine Adli from Unai Emery's former club Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports in Italy, and they'll only have to pay £223,000 to bring him to North London.

Arsenal man admits shock at Wenger's departure but excitement at working...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Alex Iwobi admits he didn't expect Arsene Wenger to leave this summer, after spending his entire Arsenal career under the manager, but he's looking forward to the future now.

6 clubs now in the race for 'unhappy' Arsenal star

Arsenal's English midfielder Jack Wilshere applauds supporters on the pitch after the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. Arsenal won the game 4-1. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL
West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini is interested in signing Jack Wilshere, according to reports.

Arsenal forward snapped with Lazio man as Italy transfer rumours intensify

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
Lucas Perez had dinner with former teammate Luis Alberto on Friday night, amid rumours he might move to Alberto's current club, Lazio.

Unai Emery ‘demands’ former player who says ‘yes’ to Arsenal move

Unai Emery has ‘demanded' that Arsenal sign Steven N’Zonzi from Sevilla according to a report in Spain that also claims the player has said ‘yes’ to a move.

Unai Emery wants Arsenal to sign £60m Bayern Munich midfielder

Arsenal want to sign Corentin Tolisso from Bayern Munich for £60m, according to reports in Italy, despite the midfielder only moving to Germany last summer.

Arsenal could lose forward who 'doesn't enter Unai Emery's plans'

Arsenal's Spanish striker Lucas Perez celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 3, 2017. / AFP / Glyn KIRK /
AC Milan and AS Roma are both interested in Lucas Perez, as Unai Emery opts to move forward with other players, according to reports in Spain.

Unai Emery Arsenal contract clause ‘leaked’

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish headcoach Unai Emery gives a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 7, 2018 on the eve of the French Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Les Herbiers VF. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)
Unai Emery signed a three-year deal with Arsenal but the club inserted a clause that allows them to dismiss him after two years should they see fit.

Unai Emery to hold talks with 2 star midfielders

Unai Emery is planning to hold talks with Jack Wilshere and Aaron Ramsey next week, to sort out their futures with the club or elsewhere.

Arsenal star drops major hint he's staying amid contract uncertainty

Aaron Ramsey has dropped a big hint that he's not planning to leave Arsenal this summer, speaking in an interview on international duty.

Arsenal set for 2 more departures as post-Wenger clear-out continues

ASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Unai Emery coach of Sevilla attends a press conference after the UEFA Europa League Final match between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)
Unai Emery could make Steve Bould and Jens Lehmann the latest staff members to follow Arsene Wenger out of the club, according to a report.

Love Arsenal? Podcast talking Unai Emery's 3 P's and giving thanks...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Paul discuss the new man with the new plan in the new structure, why we said no to Mikel, and feeling sad about the departure of our diminutive Spanish genius.

PSG star speaks out to defend Unai Emery and praise his...

Kylian Mbappe has defended Unai Emery over Paris Saint-Germain's early Champions League exit, and credited the coach with making him more decisive on a personal level.

Arsenal make game-changing signing from PSG

Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeping coach Javi Garcia will sign for Arsenal this summer, following head coach Unai Emery to the club, according to reports in France.

Unai Emery hints at how Lacazette and Aubameyang will be used...

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 06: Unai Emery, head coach of PSG looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid at Parc des Princes on March 6, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
Unai Emery explained his preferred formations in a recent interview with Marti Perarnau, which could indicate how he intends Arsenal to line-up next season.

Former Sevilla player explains what it's really like to play under...

Marco Andreolli, who played under Unai Emery at Sevilla, told the English media what he thinks of the 46-year-old, after his appointment as head coach at Arsenal.

Barcelona see Arsenal 28-year-old interest as ‘holy water’, players discussing move

BARCELONA, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 29: Aleix Vidal of FC Barcelona reacts during the Copa del Rey round of 32 second leg match between FC Barcelona and Real Murcia at Camp Nou on November 29, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
Arsenal are close to signing Barcelona’s Aleix Vidal according to a report in Dario Gol which claims that the move is already being discussed in the Barcelona dressing room.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang offers brutal assessment of Arsenal

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang may have only arrived at Arsenal a few months ago but he has no problem seeing the main problem at the club over recent seasons – stagnation under Arsene Wenger.

57 managers applied for Arsenal job

ASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Unai Emery coach of Sevilla attends a press conference after the UEFA Europa League Final match between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)
According to Julien Laurens 57 people applied for Arsene Wenger’s job at Arsenal.

Unai Emery plans to bring this PSG player with him to...

Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Kevin Trapp could follow Unai Emery to Arsenal, according to reports in the German's home country.

Clueless media & 6 other things we learned from Emery’s first...

Unai Emery was unveiled as the new Arsenal head coach on Wednesday afternoon and he left a strong and positive impression. So what did we learn?

Love Arsenal? Podcast talking Santi sadness, Emery excitement + more

Daily Cannon's own Matthew Wade and Jonny Wright (@xymrapper)join host Alex Stevanovic to get excited about Unai Emery, sad about Santi, wonder where Wenger will go next and look ahead the summer's business - plus special guests....

2 Arsenal stars deliver their verdict on Unai Emery appointment

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrate victory together after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is delighted to have Unai Emery as the new Arsenal head coach, hailing his achievements so far while Henrikh Mkhitaryan believes he will bring fresh ideas to the club.

Unai Emery's coaching team unveiled with 1 spot for a former...

Unai Emery's coaching team is almost assembled, with all but one of its members decided, according to reports in Spain.

Media outlets get Unai Emery’s Arsenal contract details wrong

It has not been a good summer for the ITKs and some of the (usually) best informed papers – the Mail, the Telegraph and L'Equipe – have done as badly as the Twitterati.

Admired by Emery: 29-year-old goalscorer will join Arsenal on July 2

Arsenal have reportedly told Lucas Perez to return to Arsenal as Unai Emery is a fan and wants to have a chat with him about a possible future at the club.

Arsenal’s social experiment produces amazing but predictable results

ASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Unai Emery coach of Sevilla attends a press conference after the UEFA Europa League Final match between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)
As far as social experiments in football go, Arsenal’s this summer has been a doozy.

'His career speaks for itself': Rival manager gives ringing endorsement to...

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has given his backing to new Arsenal head coach Unai Emery, as the club announced his appointment on Wednesday morning.

Podcast: French football expert talks Unai Emery and Arsenal - All...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this special edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Stephen and French football expert (and old friend of the pod) Lana Dawood discuss...

'Disappointed', 'Excited', 'Hopeful': Arsenal fans react to Unai Emery appointment

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 06: Unai Emery, head coach of PSG looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid at Parc des Princes on March 6, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
On Wednesday morning, Arsenal appointed Unai Emery as their new manager, and the man to replace Arsene Wenger.

Unai Emery’s Arsenal contract details and salary ‘leaked’

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 06: Unai Emery, head coach of PSG looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid at Parc des Princes on March 6, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
Unai Emery will reportedly earn £5m-a-year as Arsenal manager when his move to the club becomes official.

Unai Emery confirms Arsenal move

Unai Emery has confirmed he will become ‘part of the Arsenal family’ on his official website, pre-empting any announcement by Arsenal.

La Liga expert insists Arsenal's talented academy prospects will get chances...

Guillem Balague says Arsenal's academy prospects don't need to worry about getting chances in the first-team under reported new manager Unai Emery.

Love Arsenal? Check out this podcast talking about reported new manager...

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In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Helen talk managerial candidates, coaching changes, and the good, the bad and the ugly of ex-players.

Arsene Wenger discusses 'very competent' Unai Emery ahead of Spaniard's Arsenal...

Arsene Wenger described Unai Emery as a very competent manager for the PSG job in March, and warned the club against sacking him.

Details of Unai Emery's contract length come out ahead of 'imminent'...

Unai Emery will get a three-year contract with Arsenal, taking over from Arsene Wenger as manager of the club this summer, according to reports in France.

Journalist who called Unai Emery appointment leaks details about the process

Guillem Balague, who was the first journalist to reveal that Unai Emery was under serious consideration for the Arsenal job, has now given details of the appointment process to fans.

Media 'favourite' to succeed Wenger insists Arsenal haven't even made him...

Unai Emery says he hasn't received an offer from Arsenal, despite reports in the English media to the contrary, but he's open to one.

New shock contender emerges as 'clear favourite' to replace Arsene Wenger

Unai Emery is the 'clear favourite' to replace Arsene Wenger, according to new reports in the English media.

Arsene Wenger offered job as manager of top European club

Arsenal's French coach Arsene Wenger waves as he arrive for a state dinner at the Elysee presidential palace in Paris, on June 6, 2014, following the international D-Day commemoration ceremony on the beach of Ouistreham, Normandy, marking the 70th anniversary of the World War II Allied landings in Normandy. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR
Paris Saint-Germain are offering Arsene Wenger the chance to take over as general manager at the club, but the Arsenal boss would prefer a coaching role, according to reports.

Bad news for Arsenal fans as connected pundit shatters hope of...

According to reports from Spain, Luis Enrique could become the next Arsenal manager, even though the ex-Barcelona boss is tipped to take over from Antonio Conte at Chelsea and Arsenal aren't ready to get rid of Arsene Wenger.

Manager tells Arsenal that 24-year-old Ligue 1 star "is a very...

Unai Emery has praised Julian Draxler for his performances this season and believes the Arsenal-linked forward is "a very important player" for Paris Saint-Germain.

Paris Saint-Germain manager names his number one transfer target this summer

PSG manager Unai Emery would prefer Kylian Mbappe over Alexis Sanchez because he's French.

PSG suffer same delusion as Manchester United after Arsenal draw

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Once again there was no separating Arsenal and PSG in the Champions League but there can be no doubting that the Parisians were the better side in both matches as Arsenal struggled in another high-pressure situation.

PSG coach explains importance of Arsenal clash

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PSG manager, Unai Emery, has explained the importance of the Champions League clash against Arsenal on Wednesday.

PSG get injury boost ahead of Arsenal clash

Paris Saint-Germain manager Unai Emery has publicly revealed that Ángel di Maria's first-half substitution during their 2-0 win over Nantes on Saturday was a precaution, ahead of their trip to north London in midweek.

“Everyone would like to have the opportunity to be Wenger“ says...

Unai Emery is ‘convinced’ that his side will respond against Arsenal in Paris when the two sides meet on Tuesday night and that, given the chance, everyone would like to be Arsene Wenger.

PSG coach spotted scouting Arsenal against Southampton

Perhaps unsurprisingly, PSG's coach, Unai Emery, was spotted at the Emirates on Saturday as Arsenal left it late to beat Southampton.