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5-year-deal agreed as another drops from Arsenal’s ‘list’

Watford have agreed a five-year deal with 18-year-old Ben Wilmot who was heavily linked with Arsenal towards the end of last season.

Phenomenal Aubameyang Arsenal celebration photo emerges as Troy Deeney slabbers again

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal during 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's goal celebrations are legendary, but there will be few better shots of the Gabonese striker after he scores than this one from the game against Watford.

Bad news as Arsenal make official approach but player picks Watford

Arsenal look set to lose out on Ben Wilmot as Watford beat a host of clubs to the 18-year-old’s signature.

Arsenal have to pay £40m for Premier League star

Watford will demand £40m for Richarlison this summer as Arsenal continue to be linked with the winger along with a host of other top clubs.

Bookmakers favour surprising candidate to sign Shaw from Manchester United this...

Luke Shaw is edging closer to the exit at Manchester United, based on his expiring contract and poor relationship with Jose Mourinho, but who could he join next?

Episode 139: The joys of parenthood and the greatest story ever...

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Stephen and Helen discuss Arsenal's recent winning streak, 'diving', and the price of watching Arsenal. Also,...

6ft3 goalkeeper set for summer transfer after admitting Arsenal interest

19-year-old goalkeeper Alban Lafont is set to leave Toulouse this summer, according to the French media, with Arsenal joining four other clubs in showing an interest.

Episode 138: Cojones? Arsenal don't need no stinking cojones...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Sylvian, and Anita discuss the minor Milanese miracle and (eventually) walloping Watford. They also look...

Club willing to pay £8.9m for exciting 19-year-old target

Napoli and Roma are reportedly willing to pay €10m for Toulouse goalkeeper Alban Lafont, who Arsenal have also been linked with.

Pundit says 6ft Premier League midfielder would walk into Arsenal’s team,...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Abdoulaye Doucoure of Watford in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Tim Sherwood believes that Watford’s Abdoulaye Doucoure would walk into the Arsenal side and that the Arsenal fans and Arsene Wenger would love to have him.

Arsenal 22-year-old admits massive milestone was hanging over teammate's head

Rob Holding has admitted that Petr Cech’s 200 clean sheet record has been hanging over the 35-year-old.

'Better than Paul Pogba': Arsenal fans go crazy for midfielder's Watford...

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Arsenal fans have been raving about Mohamed Elneny following his superb performance against Watford.

Arsenal starlet 'fuming' over Watford snub

Reiss Nelson was apparently seen throwing his bib to the ground in frustration when Jack Wilshere was chosen to get subbed on against Watford instead.

Silencing critics and showing cojones: Arsenal player ratings v Watford

Arsenal put in another good performance in their weekend victory over Watford, winning consecutive games for only the second time this calendar year.

5 things Arsenal learned from exciting Watford win

Arsenal have managed another emphatic win, this time against Watford, this week and it was pretty enjoyable to watch, but what did we learn?

'Give him a statue now': Arsenal fans in stitches as star...

Hector Bellerin, who was in the stands after being ruled out with an ankle injury, decided to troll Troy Deeney on Twitter following the striker's penalty miss and Arsenal's 3-0 win.

Watford fans livid over Arsenal favourite's cheeky dig on social media...

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
When I clicked on Jack Wilshere's cheeky 'cajones' tweet on Saturday evening, I was actually surprised to see a lot of the responses were from angry Watford fans.

Wenger's blunt response to Watford striker proves he doesn't pull punches

Arsene Wenger seems to have had enough of certain opposition players this season, and isn't holding back as much he used to.

No cojones? Wenger responds to Troy Deeney’s comments from last season

WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road on December 26, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger wants his Arsenal side to answer Troy Deeney by beating the Hornets on Sunday.

Exciting youngster + £56m star to start: Arsenal predicted 4-3-3 v...

MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal celebrates after scoring during 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)
Arsenal may have put in a convincing display against AC Milan on Thursday but will a tired team return to their shambolic worst against Watford?

Damming stats show how bad Arsenal players have been

Nacho Monreal is Arsenal's best player this season and the only player to make the top 30 in the league, according to the Sky Sports power rankings.

2 problems clearly highlighted in Arsenal’s damming record against bottom 11

Crystal Palace are the only team in the bottom 11 that Arsenal have beaten away from home in the Premier League this season.

Raw exciting 20-year-old Premier League man opens door for Chelsea or...

Brazilian forward Richarlison is leaving transfers to his agent as he's fully focussed on performing for Watford.

Injury League: Arsenal remain 6th after Lacazette injury, Liverpool 5th

Injury League
Despite Alexandre Lacazette being ruled out for five weeks after undergoing surgery to correct an ongoing knee problem, Arsenal remain sixth in the Injury League table.

All-action midfielder Arsenal need: Watford want £25m for 25-year-old

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Abdoulaye Doucoure of Watford in action during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Watford at London Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Watford will demand at least £25m for midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure, according to reports. 

Surprising distance-covered stat highlights Arsenal's midfield failings

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Hector Bellerin has covered the third-most ground in the Premier League so far this season, but is this necessarily a good thing?

1 from 21: Shocking Arsenal weekend record when they play at...

Arsenal are unbeaten in the last 19 Premier League 3pm Saturday kick-offs at home, but what's their record like in other kick-off times, home and away this season?

Brazilian press claim Arsenal make approach for 20-year-old Premier League forward

Arsenal and Chelsea have both reportedly approached Watford over signing Richarlison.

Chelsea stumble as Tottenham push on: Premier League roundup

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City is put under pressure by Tiemoue Bakayoko of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on January 13, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Chelsea did little to take the spotlight away from manager Antonio Conte, linked with a post-season move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain this week,...

Referees in spotlight again after Watford mistake costs Southampton

Abdoulaye Doucore sealed a 2-2 draw in the Premier League clash with what most observers regarded as a clear handball in the final minute as referees find themselves once again in the spotlight because of poor mistakes that are costing clubs points.

Arsenal and Chelsea dealt away ties in FA Cup

Arsenal and Chelsea have both been drawn away games in the fourth round of the Women's FA Cup.

Arsenal told to move on 6 players and bring in 3...

Former Gunner, Charlie Nicholas, has a long list of players that he reckons Arsene Wenger needs to offload in January.

Good news for Arsenal is bad news for Theo Walcott

Watford manager Marco Silva wants Theo Walcott in January, as the Hornets' form continues to nosedive.

Fans slaughter Troy Deeney after Tuesday's embarrassment

Gabriel and Troy Deeney
The Arsenal fans had some fun trolling Troy Deeney, after he missed a sitter in Watford's 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace.

Watford join Arsenal in the race for Serie A midfielder

UDINE, ITALY - MARCH 19: Jakub Jankto of Udinese Calcio celebrates after scoring his teams fourth goal during the Serie A match between Udinese Calcio and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio Friuli on March 19, 2017 in Udine, Italy. (Photo by Dino Panato/Getty Images)
Watford are reportedly neck-and-neck with Arsenal to sign Udinese midfielder Jakub Jankto.

Really? Arsenal look to Watford for Alexis Sanchez replacement

Arsenal are interested in signing Watford attacker Richarlison, according to reports.

This is the 19-year-old goalkeeper Watford may have pipped Arsenal to

Watford are reportedly in the final stages of signing IFK Goteborg goalkeeper, Pontus Dahlberg, who Arsenal were linked to in September.

BT Sport shock Arsenal fans by talking sense

It's rare that I actually agree with a whole panel of football pundits yet here we are.

Like at Chelsea, Arsenal's so-called lack of leadership doesn't matter

Arsenal have no leaders and are too soft. That was the line trotted out after the defeat to Watford last Saturday.

Martin Keown says Troy Deeney named two Arsenal players he wasn't...

Martin Keown mentioned on BT Sport that Watford striker, Troy Deeney, told him the names of two Arsenal players the 29-year-old was disappointed in.

Martin Keown responds to Troy Deeney's scathing criticism of Arsenal

Former Gunner Martin Keown says that Arsenal have to respond following Troy Deeney's 'cojone' comments.

Troy Deeney names which Arsenal player would walk into the England...

Troy Deeney has been pretty chatty following Watford's 2-1 win over Arsenal on Saturday but it seems that the striker does have some praise for one Gunner in particular.

Graham Stake believes this one factor was the reason Arsenal suffered...

Former Arsenal and Reading goalkeeper Graham Stake believes that leadership, or lack thereof, was why the Gunners lost 2-1 to Watford on Saturday.

Arsenal captain makes one big demand of his players

Per Mertesacker has urged his Arsenal teammates to concentrate on themselves instead listening to outside remarks.

Arsene Wenger responds to Troy Deeney's Arsenal dig

Arsene Wenger has brushed off Troy Deeney's 'cojones' comments, insisting that he knows his players better than anyone.

Episode 117: What happens after anger?

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita, Paul & special guest Miloš Vukelić from @ArsenalSerbia to look back in apathy at Watford.

This is how many penalties Petr Cech has faced for Arsenal...

Petr Čech has still failed to save a single penalty with Arsenal, conceding yet another spot-kick to Watford at the weekend to take his tally to 12.

Sam Allardyce explains the one negative trait Arsenal have always struggled...

Sam Allardyce has pointed out that Arsenal have always been weak to physicality.

Arsenal set a new record in Saturday's defeat to Watford

Arsenal have conceded more penalties than any other top-flight team following their 2-1 loss away to Watford on Saturday.

Fans tear into Arsenal 29-year-old on his birthday

Arsenal fans turned on Mesut Özil on his birthday, after the German somehow missed an easy chance to score in Saturday's defeat to Watford.

Martin Keown names two traits he believes Arsenal need to adopt

Martin Keown has questioned the steeliness and determination of the current Arsenal players after their spineless 2-1 defeat to Watford on Saturday.

Alan Pardew names what he believes Arsenal are "seriously lacking"

Arsene Wenger is being let down by a lack of leaders in his squad. That's the view of former Newcastle and Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew.

Martin Keown issues Arsene Wenger with a piece of advice

Former Gunner Martin Keown reckons that Arsene Wenger needs to listen to Troy Deeney's criticism of Arsenal, whether he likes it or not.

Tom Cleverley explains why Watford gambled against Arsenal

Tom Cleverley said the Watford players saw an opportunity to hurt Arsenal late on, after their equaliser from the penalty spot.

Tony Cascarino indentifies Arsenal's biggest problem

Tony Cascarino has branded the whole club as 'soft' following their defeat at Watford.

Alan Shearer names the one attribute Arsenal are lacking in

Alan Shearer believes that Arsenal lack leadership and ruthlessness, which is how smaller clubs manage to get one over on them if they apply enough pressure.

Mark Clattenburg has his say on the controversial Watford penalty against...

Mark Clattenburg
Mark Clattenburg has said there was enough contact on Richarlison to warrant a penalty. 

Despite what Wenger says, there’s nothing unbelievable about Arsenal’s defeat at...

Arsene Wenger slammed the "unbelievable" penalty decision that he feels lost Arsenal the game.

Wastemen without a plan: 5 things we learned from Arsenal's latest...

There wasn't a great deal we learned from Arsenal's 2-1 defeat at Watford.

Referee, players, international break or manager: Who was really to blame...

The manager, players, referee and even the international break were cited as reasons for Arsenal's defeat, so which one was it?

Drink, time travel and denial: Arsenal fans list their post-Watford coping...

Arsenal fans have explained how they cope with defeats like the one to Watford on Saturday, given the nature of yet another embarrassing loss.

Arsenal fans furious with Xhaka for picking his nose while Watford...

Nobody was impressed by Xhaka's defensive effort in stoppage time. 

Watford striker says what every Arsenal fan is thinking after another...

Troy Deeney entered the pitch fully intended on 'whacking' Arsenal players because he knew they wouldn't stand up to him.

Mertesacker delivers familiar excuses after Watford defeat

Per Mertesacker believes Arsenal stopped playing their game in the second half against Watford.

Weger dishes out blame in all the wrong places after Watford...

Arsene Wenger came out with the usual excuses after his side's defeat at Watford. 

They made everybody miserable again: Arsenal player ratings v Watford

Arsenal squandered an easy three points against Watford in the most Arsenal way possible, but how did the players do individually?

Awful Arsenal stung by Hornets as referee changes game

A combination of poor finishing and poor refereeing saw Arsenal frustrated at Watford. 

Key Arsenal midfielder misses training ahead of Watford game

Arsenal could be without Aaron Ramsey for their game against Watford.

Watford midfielder comments about Arsenal shows Tottenham obsession

Etienne Capoue says that after his spell with Spurs, he'd like nothing more than to beat Arsenal with Watford on Saturday.

Arsenal aiming to avoid unwanted 80-year record against Watford

Arsenal will be aiming to avoid drawing level with this rather depressing record for the first time in 80 years against Watford on Saturday.

2 changes as injuries strike: Predicted Arsenal 3-4-2-1 v Watford

Regular football resumes after the interlull and Arsenal are without at least one of their key players ahead of their clash against Watford on Saturday.

Double injury boost for Arsenal ahead of Watford tie

On Thursday morning, Arsene Wenger delivered the latest team news ahead of Arsenal's Premier League clash against Watford.

Team news, predicted XI + more: Watford v Arsenal preview

Club football is back, as Arsenal face Watford at Vicarage Road on Saturday in the Gunners' eighth match of the season.

Arsene Wenger names which manager has impressed him this season

Arsene Wenger had high praise for fellow manager Marco Silva ahead of Arsenal's trip to Vicarage Road.

Arsenal welcome back another player ahead of Saturday's Watford clash

Arsene Wenger has revealed that Danny Welbeck is currently ahead of schedule and will be available for selection on Saturday.

Arsenal boosted by defender's return ahead of Watford meeting

Arsene Wenger will apparently start Laurent Koscielny against Watford on Saturday.

Arsenal defender ruled out for up to six weeks

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Shkodran Mustafi will be sidelined for four to six weeks due to a hamstring injury.

This is the referee appointed for Watford vs Arsenal on Saturday

Neil Swarbrick will be in charge of Saturday's Premier League meeting between Watford and Arsenal at Vicarage Road.

Episode 116: The interlull strikes back

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Sylvain and Watford FC vlogger Paul Muzzy to preview the upcoming clash at Vicarage Road, and to round up the international news.

Arsenal defender being monitored ahead of Watford clash

While Laurent Koscielny could still feature for Arsenal against Watford on Saturday, his Achilles, which has been giving him issues since August 2014, is being monitored ahead of the clash.

Arsenal fans furious after 25-year-old picks up serious injury in meaningless...

Shkodran Mustafi is a doubt for Arsenal's clash against Watford on Saturday and Gooners aren't happy.

Injury League: Arsenal drop to fourth as Everton remain top

Injury League
Arsenal have dropped to fourth in the Injury League table, with Crystal Palace move up into third. Everton are top and Watford remain second.

Injury League: Arsenal still third as Everton remain top

Injury League
Arsenal stay third in the Injury League table, Everton are top and Watford are currently in second place.

9 things Arsenal fans can expect to happen between now and...

It's all been kicking off for Arsenal in the transfer market this week so what can we expect between now and Deadline Day?

Report: Premier League club pull out of deal for Arsenal 27-year-old

Watford have reportedly pulled out of the deal to sign Kieran Gibbs.

West Brom could hijack Watford's £7m bid for the Gunners' 27-year-old

West Brom are reportedly back in the race for Kieran Gibbs, after Arsenal previously agreed a £7m fee with Watford.

Arsenal weekend round-up: Gibbs future, Alexis' wage demands, £72m bid planned...

Kieran Gibbs close to an exit, Alexis Sanchez names his wage demands, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain unsure about his future and Arsenal ready to trigger £72m release clause for Real Madrid star.

AC Milan 22-year-old rejects £21m deal and leaves club for 10...

AC Milan striker M’Baye Niang, who has been linked with Arsenal and Everton this summer, has reportedly rejected a move to Spartak Moscow and will be away for 10 days after signing off with stress.

Injury League: Arsenal drop to 3rd, Watford remain top

Injury League
Arsenal have dropped down to third in the Injury League table ahead of their trip to Liverpool after being joint-top with Watford last week.

Report: 27-year-old Arsenal man may have to take pay cut if...

West Brom are reportedly still interested in signing Kieran Gibbs after they were rumoured to have dropped their interest, but the defender will have to lower his apparent wage demands.

Watford withdraw interest in Arsenal 27-year-old due to £16m asking price

Watford have reportedly withdrawn their interest in Kieran Gibbs because Arsenal are asking for £16m.

Southampton medical planned for €18m Mario Lemina after West Ham bid

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Southampton have reportedly 'won the race' for Juventus midfield Mario Lemina. 

West Ham enter race for Juventus midfielder

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Arsenal have fresh competition in their pursuit for Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina, with West Ham reportedly keen on the 23-year-old.

Watford in ‘advanced talks’ over Gibbs

Watford are reportedly in advanced talks with Arsenal over a move for Kieran Gibbs.

London club become favourites to land 27-year-old Arsenal man

Watford have now reportedly become odd-on favourites to sign Kieran Gibbs.

Arsenal stand to make £45m selling trio this summer

Arsenal could sell Wojciech Szczesny, Calum Chambers and Kieran Gibbs to raise £45m.

Everton and West Ham join Arsenal in the race for 23-year-old

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Everton and West Ham are considering making a move for Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina.

26-year-old turns down Arsenal to join Sevilla

Lille right-back, Sebastien Corchia, has opted to join Sevilla despite interest from Arsenal, Watford and Besiktas.

Summer sale expected with £15m man left out of pre-season tour...

Kieran Gibbs has been omitted from Arsenal's tour squad amid speculation he could leave the club this summer.

New Watford signing advised to be more like Arsenal 22-year-old

Watford's new recruit Kiko Femenia has been advised to follow in Hector Bellerín's footsteps by La Liga expert Kieran Canning.

Watford £5m bid rejected for 22-year-old Arsenal target

AC Milan forward M'Baye Niang, who has been linked with Arsenal, has had a bid from Watford rejected for him.

Watford goalkeeper hunt impacting Arsenal

Juventus' current second-choice goalkeeper Neto's reported refusal to join Watford is the reason why they are yet to make an improved offer for Wojciech Szczesny.

Leicester identify Mahrez replacement as Arsenal deal moves closer

Leicester have reportedly identified Watford forward, Troy Deeney, as a replacement for Riyad Mahrez as the 26-year-old's move to Arsenal edges closer.

Juventus reject loan deal as they await Arsenal bid

Galatasaray have failed in their attempts to sign Mario Lemina on a season-long loan deal with Juventus awaiting a formal bid from Arsenal.

Watford, Stoke and Brighton still keen on £8m Arsenal man

Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs looks set for a summer exit with the amount of Premier League interest coming his way.

Southampton and Watford in chase for former Arsenal captain

Ex-Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen could be leaving Barcelona to return to the Premier League.

Juventus midfielder offered to Arsenal

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Juventus midfielder, Mario Lemina, is reportedly set to be offered to Arsenal.

Lofty transfer fee and wages demands could see this Arsenal man...

Kieran Gibbs Arsenal future is in plenty of doubt, but a combination of a high transfer fee and wage demands could see him stay just a bit longer.

£15m striker rejects Everton to become Arsenal's second signing of the...

Long-term Arsenal target, M'Baye Niang, has reportedly snubbed Everton in order to push for a move to the Gunners.

West Ham and Crystal Palace battling for £15m Arsenal man

Despite Watford withdrawing their interest in Arsenal’s Kieran Gibbs, the unwanted left-back is now reported to be a target for West Ham United and Crystal Palace.

Watford refuse to meet £15m valuation for Arsenal 27-year-old

Watford could turn to other targets after refusing to meet Arsenal's £15m valuation of Kieran Gibbs.

Exciting Arsenal target to be used to land former Stoke man

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Juventus reportedly want to sign Sevilla midfielder, Steven N'Zonzi, and are ready to use rumoured Arsenal target, Mario Lemina, to do so.

Watford lodge £5m bid for Lille defender, Besiktas and Arsenal also...

Watford have submitted an offer for full-back Sebastien Corchia, a player Arsenal were previously interested in signing.

Watford make £17m bid for Juventus midfielder linked with Arsenal

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Watford are believed to be preparing a £17m bid to sign Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina, a player Arsenal reportedly have in their sights this summer.

Juventus midfielder confirms Arsenal approach and hints at summer exit

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Mario Lemina has confirmed he has received an offer from Arsenal as he looks to leave Juventus.

£16m bid could be enough for Arsenal to land Serie A...

Southampton's Gabonese midfielder Mario Lemina (C) is challenged by Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (R) during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on February 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS /
Arsenal could sign Juventus midfielder, Mario Lemina, for as little as £16m.

Valencia poised to make €20m bid for Arsenal-target

According to reports in Italy, Spanish La Liga side Valencia are preparing to make a bid of €20m (£17.4m) for Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina.

Stoke keen on 27-year-old Arsenal man despite high asking price

Stoke are the latest team to be linked with Kieran Gibbs, who looks as if he could be leaving Arsenal this summer.

Arsenal forced to lower demands if they want to sell this...

Arsenal may have to lower their £15m asking price if they want to sell Kieran Gibbs this summer.

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

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

Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City rank bottom when it comes to...

Arsenal disappointingly ranked 17th out of all Premier League teams this season for the most minutes given to English players.

Former Arsenal captain poised for Watford loan move

Reports in both the Daily Mail and The Mirror suggest that Watford are interested in signing Thomas Vermaelen on a loan move this summer.

Watford star: There’s nothing to fear from Arsenal

Troy Deeney believes that part of Arsenal's problem at the moment is that there's no fear factor when playing them.

Arsenal youngster joins Watford on trial

Arsenal youth
Tyrell Robinson has joined Watford on trial.

OTD Arsenal make shock exit from FA Cup

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

Watford striker blasts Arsenal bottler

Aaron Ramsey
Watford striker, Troy Deeney, reckons that Aaron Ramsey 'bottled it' when Younès Kaboul scored the Hornet's first goal at the Emirates.

Watford top Premier League foul count, Manchester United 2nd, Bournemouth bottom

Arsenal stats
When it comes to sides that are committing the most fouls this season (on actual fouls given), Watford are leading the way in the Premier League with Manchester United not too far behind them.

Wenger accidentally reveals unacceptable Watford problem as he fires up for...

Arsene Wenger
After the game against Watford on Tuesday night, Arsene Wenger was sure his team had been prepared for the challenge in hand.

Self-sabotaging Arsenal set themselves up for a fall against Watford

Arsenal tactics
An Alex Iwobi inspired Arsenal were well on their way to staging a second half comeback and digging their way out of a hole that was completely of their own making, but instead dug their way back into it, while Watford watched on.

Player focus - Unlikely Arsenal defender has terrible match against Watford

Despite the odd slip-up, Shkodran Mustafi has been a decent acquisition this season but against Watford he had a shocker.

Player focus – Gabriel forgettable as Arsenal humiliated by Watford

Gabriel and Troy Deeney
Gabriel was once again started at right-back while Hector Bellerin was rested on the bench on Tuesday against Watford and proved once and for all that he is not a full-back.

5 things Arsenal learned after their Watford shambles

Another game, another bizarre, soul-destroying performance from Arsenal at the Emirates.

Arsenal sting themselves in the face against Watford

Alexis Sanchez v Watford
Arsenal embarrassed themselves against Watford on Tuesday night, as they put in a truly awful performance.

Watford team news pre-Arsenal - New striker available, goalkeeper injured

Ahead of today's clash with Arsenal, there is some updated team news from Watford's perspective.

Predicted Arsenal 4-2-3-1 lineup v Watford – All change

Arsenal predicted lineup
Arsenal welcome Watford to the Emirates tonight in the Premier League and we should see a number of changes to the side that brushed past Southampton at the weekend.

What’s happened since Arsenal last faced Watford?

This graphic is a look at what has happened for Arsenal and Watford since they played each other last

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 – Forward will be 'major asset’ for Watford, confirms Arsenal...

Arsene Wenger met with the press ahead of Arsenal’s game against Watford and he was asked about their latest arrival M’Baye Niang.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Watford

Arsenal host Watford on 31 January after beating them 3-1 away at Vicarage Road in August.

Arsenal loan watch: Wilshere shines again with MotM display for Bournemouth

Jack Wilshere was excellent once more for AFC Bournemouth and despite their 2-2 draw with Watford, they've got plenty of positives to look forward to in the near future with the creative Englishman proving his ability in a number of occasions in promising positions.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Watford

On Tuesday 31 January, Arsenal face Watford in the Premier League at the Emirates.

Top 10 photos from the Premier League this weekend

Arsene Wenger
It was an eventful weekend in the world of football, not just on the pitch but in the stands as well.

Arsenal loan watch: Chambers solid as Middlesbrough keep another clean sheet...

Calum Chambers
Calum Chambers helped Middlesbrough to their third successive clean sheet with a solid defensive display against Watford at Vicarage Road in one of Saturday's 3pm kick-off's.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Watford

Arsenal welcome Watford to the Emirates at the end of the month and as part of a new feature, we will keeping an eye on Arsenal's next four opponents in the run up to the game.

5 worst Arsenal moments of 2016

Mesut Ozil
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.

Episode 58: Discussing Granit Xhaka's Exquisite Balls + new signings and...

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
Stephen is joined by Helen and Anita to discuss the weekend win over Watford, Arsenal's imminent new signings, and reflect on a week without any bad news.

'He reminds me of Arsenal legend' Wenger hails new boy's balls

Arsene Wenger has drawn comparisons between Arsenal new boy, Granit Xhaka, and midfield legend, Emmanuel Petit.

Wenger admits forward is not first choice

After Theo Walcott's embarrassing penalty save against Liverpool on the opening day of the season, it appears that Arsene Wenger has demoted him to number two in the penalty-taking pecking order - or has he?

Player ratings: Alexis, Xhaka and Ozil shine during Arsenal’s triumph v...

Alex Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka were absolutely brilliant during Arsenal's first win of the season against Watford.

Player focus: Mesut Özil returns with silky style v Watford

There were a few pre-match doubts as to whether Özil was going to start, after returning to first team action during our goalless draw away at Leicester last weekend.

Player focus: Cazorla controls Arsenal’s fiesty first half v Watford

Santi Cazorla is back, ladies and gentleman, and he's out there controlling out midfield as if it's the easiest thing in the world.

Saturday Arsenal recap: Two new deals confirmed + Arsenal beat Watford

Two pretty exciting things happened on Saturday: Arsenal won an actual game of football and Arsene Wenger confirmed two new signings!

Wenger: We shot ourselves in the foot against Liverpool as he...

Arsene Wenger admitted that his side ‘shot themselves in the foot’ against Liverpool as he watched his side get their first win of the season against Watford on Saturday.

Result: Arsenal claim three points at Watford after clinical first half

Arsenal registered their first win of the new season against Watford.

Official teams: Watford v Arsenal

Arsenal team news
After only picking up one point from a possible six in their two fixtures so far, both Arsenal and Watford will be hoping for a win at Vicarage Road.

Kevin Friend: Watford v Arsenal referee preview

Kevin Friend
Kevin Friend will take charge of Arsenal’s game against Watford on Saturday, so what can we expect from the man who was once removed from a match because Tottenham fans complained he supported Leicester?

Watford v Arsenal: Will Gunners shoot the sting out of Hornets'...

Arsenal match preview
After registering our first point of the new campaign last weekend, there's another tricky test in store for us as we travel to Vicarage Road.

Friday Arsenal recap: Mustafi and Perez almost complete, defender out +...

The big news on Friday was that Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez look as if they're about to sign for Arsenal very soon.

'He a fighter, I rate him' - Wenger hails Watford star

Arsene Wenger spoke very highly of Troy Deeney ahead of Arsenal's clash against Watford.

'Stay alert!' Arsenal boss confirms Mustafi and Perez will sign for...

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that he's '99%' sure that Shkrodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez will signing for Arsenal in the new few days.

Arsenal team news: Mesut Ozil could start against Watford, Giroud set...

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal will most likely field the same squad against Watford as they did against Leicester City.

Referee appointment: Arsenal need a Friend v Watford

Kevin Friend is set to referee Arsenal's clash against Watford at Vicarage Road on Saturday and the Gunners are really going to need him to make big decisions.

Arsenal man optimistic after Leicester City draw

Theo Walcott was surprisingly upbeat following Arsenal's 0-0 draw against Leicester City on Saturday.

Arsenal shoot down loan offer for defender

On Tuesday, reports emerged linking Calum Chambers to fellow London club, Watford; the claims have since been shot down.

Arsenal face nightmare December – 2016/17 fixture list leaked

If this leaked 2016/17 fixture list is to be believed, Arsenal face a hellish December.

Arsenal’s season: The five stages of grief

As apathetic as I've become towards Arsenal during the latter stages of this season, let it be known that I am devastated with how we've ended up.

Manchester United join Arsenal in race for Watford striker – report

Arsenal are reportedly set to battle Manchester United for Odion Ighalo's signature this summer.

Watch: Watford striker makes sneaky dig at Arsenal

Troy Deeney is clearly a big fan of The Banter because he's taken a sneaky opportunity to have a dig at Arsenal.

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.

Watford man: Arsenal completely deserved to beat us

Watford defender, Sebastian Prödl, admitted that Arsenal deserved their 4-0 win at the Emirates.

Wenger hails new arrival

Mohamed Elneny
Arsene Wenger piled on the praise for new signing, Mohamed Elneny, after he put in another promising performance against Watford.

Wenger: We have values and he’s fearless

Arsene Wenger praised Arsenal's faith in youth players after Alex Iwobi put in another amazing performance during our 4-0 win over Watford.

Watford man: Arsenal is the first team to do this

from Arsenal's opposition
Quique Sanchez Flores was disappointed with Watford's lack of energy against Arsenal and pointed out how we're the first team to score four goals against them this season.

Arsenal goalscorer: It was a bit weird

Hector Bellerin believes that Arsenal have proven that they can be dangerous and described how it felt to score his 'weird' goal.

Player focus: Gabriel shows huge improvement against Watford

Gabriel showed huge signs of improvement in our 4-0 win against Watford on Saturday.

Player focus : Mezut Ozil's understated genius shines against Watford

Mesut Ozil was instrumental once again as Arsenal brushed past Watford. Here we look at his display in more detail.

Player Focus: Alexis Sanchez doing it right

Alex Iwobi and Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal
Ever since Alexis Sanchez was moved from left wing to right wing last month, he has looked like a player rejuvenated after a barren run of form over the winter. On Saturday, Watford simply had no answer for his movement, both on and off the ball.

Wenger: We’re working hard to win the title

Arsene Wenger has admitted that although working for the title is hard, Arsenal are still trying.

Arsenal goalscorer urges 'We have to try'

After beating Watford 4-0, Hector Bellerin is determined for Arsenal to keep pushing on to win the title.

Iwobi: This is a dream come true

Alex Iwobi has described scoring and winning with this Arsenal team as a dream come true.

Official teams: Arsenal v Watford Take 2

Arsenal team news
After the Hornets beat Arsenal at the Emirates in our last meeting, knocking us out of the FA Cup, the Gunners will be looking to get their own back on Quique Sánchez Flores' men.

Watford boss: It’s an honour to play against Arsenal man

from Arsenal's opposition
Quique Sanchez Flores admitted that it's an honour to play against Arsene Wenger.

Watch: Arsene Wenger pre-Watford press conference in full

Arsene Wenger addressed the press on Friday ahead of Arsenal's clash with Watford and reiterated the importance of a win.

Wenger: He has done extremely well

Arsene Wenger has revealed that he believes Quique Sanchez Flores has exceeded expectations at Watford this season.

Wenger explains the ‘vibes’ that will help Arsenal beat Watford

Arsene Wenger believes that international breaks a.k.a. the interlull is actually a good thing for the players' confidence.

Arsenal boss calls for fan unity ahead of Watford

Arsene Wenger calls for unity among the Arsenal fans.

Arsenal vs Watford: It’s crunch time

Arsenal match preview
Eight games remain and the majority of diehard fans gave up hope long before the international break but, there's still a chance.

Wenger: It's not Mesut Ozil's job to talk to the press

Arsene Wenger claims it's not Mesut Ozil's job to talk to the press.

Arsenal boss urges his players to show their commitment and passion...

Arsene Wenger wants his players to play with commitment and passion against the Hornets on Saturday.

Arsenal boss claims Gunners need to play like Watford

Wenger believes Arsenal need to be more efficient against Watford.

Team news: Wenger confirms Cech could face Watford

Arsenal team news
The latest injury news ahead of our clash against Watford.

Watford striker warns Arsenal of ‘hungry’ Hornets

from Arsenal's opposition
Troy Deeney claims Watford are hungry going into Arsenal clash.

Arsenal man insists Gunners can beat 'ultimate team' Barcelona

Per Mertesacker believes that Arsenal just need to relax a bit and the rest will follow against Barcelona. The German defended our performance against Watford,...

Arsenal legend: Gunners need to be unpredictable, like Spurs

Ian Wright has gone where no Arsenal legend should ever have to go and said that the Gunners need to be more like Spurs. The...

Watch: Wenger full post-Watford interview

Arsene Wenger described Arsenal's loss to Watford as 'strange' following our 2-1 defeat. We were knocked out to a team we, with all due respect,...

86% of Arsenal fans want Wenger out

After Daily Cannon conducted a poll asking whether Arsene Wenger should stay or go, the results were unanimous. A staggering 86% of the people who...

Ighalo confident of League win against Arsenal after FA Cup triumph

Odion Ighalo is confident of a League win when Watford next visit the Emirates after their 2-1 victory in the FA Cup. Although we beat...

Watford draw Crystal Palace in FA Cup semi-final after Arsenal shock...

Watford have drawn Crystal Palace in the semi-finals of the FA Cup at Wembley. The draw makes the loss to the Hornets on Sunday even...

Watford goalscorer brands strike against Arsenal as 'most important' of his...

from Arsenal's opposition
Adlene Guedioura believes his goal against Arsenal in the FA Cup on Sunday was one of the most important his career. The striker's thunderbolt of...

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,...

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...

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...

Arsenal hadn't lost home cup game to Premier League side in...

Arsenal stats
So Arsenal lost to Watford on Sunday, ending a streak of 15 consecutive FA Cup ties won. It means the hunt for silverware this season...

Wenger defends Gabriel's horror tackle, claims it wasn't a red

Arsene Wenger insisted that, although he has to see the tackle again, he doesn't think Gabriel's tackle on Troy Deeney was a red. The boss...

Wenger shows lukewarm concern over horrific home form

Arsene Wenger has agreed that he's a 'little bit' concerned with Arsenal's home form after our 2-1 loss to Watford. The loss not only sees...

Does Gabriel deserve three-match ban over disgusting tackle?

Gabriel could face a retrospective ban for his disgusting tackle on Troy Deeney. The centre-back slid in with two feet in a crunching tackle, which...

Arsenal player ratings: Fans furious as key players go missing against...

Arsenal produced yet another poor display and got knocked out to Watford in the FA Cup. This season we were supposed to win the double....

Wenger infuriates fans further by ignoring shocking performance against Watford

Arsene Wenger could be about to open himself up even further to fan's fury after claiming that Arsenal didn't deserve to lose to Watford. Arsenal...

Gabriel apologises to Deeney for horror trackle

from Arsenal's opposition
Troy Deeney revealed immediately after Watford's 2-1 win over Arsenal that Gabriel has apologised for that horrific challenge in the first half. The centre-back flew...

Arsenal fans vent fury after suffering humiliating defeat

A late Arsenal fightback wasn't enough to beat Watford at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Goals from Odion Ighalo and Adlene Guedioura gave the...

Official teams: Arsenal v Watford

Arsenal team news
Straight off the back of a comfortable 4-0 win away to Hull, Arsenal face Watford at home in the FA Cup. Arsenal are still without...

Wenger claims Arsenal fans will never be satisfied in bizarre rant

Arsene Wenger has shot down claims that he is, in fact, a deity ahead of our match with Watford. The boss was responding to the question...

Arsenal to match club record with win over Watford

If an incredible run in the FA Cup continues on Sunday, Arsenal will reach Wembley for a third consecutive season. The Gunners have won twice...

Stats show Watford's Deeney and Ighalo have had a dreadful 2016

Arsenal stats
Throughout the first half of the season, Troy Deeney and Odion Ighalo scored regularly and made Watford one of the surprise packages of the...

Arsenal rule head-to-head against Watford

Arsenal face Watford in an FA Cup on Sunday and, when comparing the sides, it's a pretty uneven match up. The Hornets are yet to...

Watford striker targets Wembley ahead of Arsenal clash

Watford's Troy Deeney isn't getting too ahead of himself going into the Hornets' FA Cup quarter-final clash at the Emirates on Sunday. The striker admitted...

Watch: Watford’s only FA Cup victory over Arsenal in 1987

In 1987, Watford managed to do something they'd never achieved before or haven't achieved since: they beat Arsenal in the FA Cup. Somewhat worryingly, the...

Watford striker admits his son is rooting for Arsenal win

from Arsenal's opposition
Watford Striker, Troy Deeney, has admitted that his six-year-old son, Myles, is actually a Gooner. Deeney revealed ahead of our FA Cup quarter-final clash against...

Predicted XI v Watford: Coquelin, Campbell, Özil all in

Arsenal predicted lineup
The big question for Arsène Wenger on Sunday morning is whether or not he thinks Arsenal can win in Barcelona. Can the Gunners go to...

Arsenal v Watford: FA Cup quarter-final time

Arsenal match preview
One game from Wembley yet again! Since the start of the 2013/14 season, Arsenal have won 15 consecutive FA Cup ties. They've included four matches...

Wenger: Players’ ‘secret meeting’ is not how we beat Hull

Arsene Wenger revealed ahead of the Watford game that he knew all about the secret meeting held by players recently and insisted that it...

Will Arsenal get the protection they need from referee v Watford?

Andre Marriner
Andre Marriner is set to referee Arsenal v Watford on Sunday. The man from the West Midlands isn't necessarily a terrible referee, especially when compared...

Wenger backs striker to return to goalscoring ways against Watford

Arsene Wenger believes that Olivier Giroud's two goals against Hull mid-week signal the end of the striker's goalscoring drought. Giroud has been having a hard...

Wenger: No pressure is boring

Arsene Wenger has confirmed what we secretly all knew: he loves the pressure. Speaking ahead of our FA Cup quarter-final show-down against Watford on Sunday,...

Watford striker warns team-mates about Arsenal threat

from Arsenal's opposition
Troy Deeney has warned his Watford team-mates against another Arsenal drubbing and urged them not to be so 'gung-ho' this time around. Back in October,...

Watford boss prepared for Arsenal’s ‘amazing’ players

from Arsenal's opposition
Quique Sanchez Flores has been preparing his side to face Arsenal’s ‘amazing’ players and hopes the 9,000 Hornets travelling with them will help them...

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...

Watford defender: FA Cup is Arsenal's best chance of silverware

from Arsenal's opposition
Eight points behind Leicester City in the Premier League and two goals down before a Champions League second leg against Barcelona, the FA Cup...

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...

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...

Wenger wary of Watford's strikeforce

Arsenal face Premier League side Watford in Sunday's FA Cup quarter-final, and Arsène Wenger has been very impressed by the Hornets this season. It is...

Tickets sell fast as Watford offer away fans £1 coach

There may be a number of empty seats at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, but Watford are doing their bit to fill the stadium...

Arsenal v Watford fixture & ticket details, West Brom game moved

FA Cup Draw
After beating Hull on Tuesday night, Arsenal will now play Watford in the quarter-final of the FA Cup. Progressing to this round of the cup...

Arsenal given just six days to play quarter final, Barcelona, Everton

Arsenal have confirmed that a possible FA Cup quarter-final against Watford will take place on Sunday 13th March. That's hardly helpful for the Gunners, who have...

Arsenal fixtures wallpapers and covers

Even though there's an international break this month, Arsenal play six matches. February was, well, tough. And March looks even tougher now. After failing to...

Ridiculous report links Arsenal with move for captain of Premier League...

Silly season is truly here. With the transfer window a few days old, Daily Star have taken it upon themselves to claim one of the more...

Watford captain says Bellerín wasn't rated at the club during loan...

Héctor Bellerín gave a brilliant display against Bayern Munich on Tuesday night, helping himself to an assist for Mesut Özil to seal a 2-0...

Podcast: Post-Watford, pre-Bayern and a heated AGM discussion

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
This week the guys discuss the win at Watford, preview Bayern Munich and discuss the AGM. Matthew, Stephen and Leitrim are understandably excited but the win...

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...

Watch: Özil majestic again v Watford

Is Mesut Özil in the best form of his Arsenal career? The German provided two assists as Arsenal won 3-0 against Watford on Saturday, and...

Ramsey: Quality forced win after Watford didn't water pitch

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey finally netted his first Premier League goal of the season on Saturday evening, as the Gunners beat Watford 3-0. A stubborn...

Santi Cazorla: Arsenal’s unsung talisman

Go to the middle of North London and ask a thousand random strangers who Arsenal's best player is. Most will say Alexis Sanchez, a good two-hundred...

Professionalism reigns as Arsenal sweep Watford aside

Arsenal left Watford with all three points thanks to goals from Alexis, Giroud, and Ramsey after what was a professional display from the Gunners. Arsene Wenger made just...

Official teams: Watford v Arsenal

Arsenal team news
Following the international break, Arsenal are back in Premier League action with a trip to Vicarage Road on Saturday evening. Watford have been strong at...

Stat: Since 2013 Arsenal have been the best Premier League away...

Arsenal stats
Saturday's trip to Watford will be a testing one. The Hornets have only conceded one goal - a penalty - in four games at...

Rival striker admits Arsenal play the best football in England

Watford striker Odion Ighalo has admitted nobody in England plays better football than Arsenal ahead of Saturday's clash. The two teams meet at Vicarage Road...

Wenger right to prioritise Watford over Bayern Munich

Following a 3-0 win against Manchester United and the international break, Arsenal are now entering a crucial week. Firstly, a trip to Watford on Saturday...

Bayern looming, but Watford game needs full focus

Helen Trantum column
My history* teacher at school used to have a saying. (*sorry, I know I sound like a Liverpool fan banging on about history. I promise...

How Watford are planning to beat Arsenal

It must be daunting to prepare a team to face an Arsenal side which has scored eight goals in its last two Premier League...

Arsenal and Spurs villain could be set for Watford

from Arsenal's opposition
Emmanuel Adebayor could be about to rock up in the Premier League once again with Watford being touted as a possible destination for the...

Predicted XI to face Watford

Arsenal predicted lineup
With a deep squad and four competitions to play in, it's rarely easy to predict the Arsenal XI. Currently, there aren't too many injuries. Jack...

“Difficult” Watford and their manager impress Wenger

Before the international break, Arsenal blew away Manchester United in an incredible 3-0 win. Louis van Gaal's side were three goals down within 20 minutes,...

Arsenal reject could play against the Gunners next season

by Lewis Ambrose When Gervinho signed for Arsenal in 2011, the Gunners got one of only eight players in Europe's top leagues to reach double figures...