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30 Sep 1998: Martin Keown of Arsenal is congratulated by his team-mates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League match against Panathinaikos played at Wembley Stadium in London, England. The match finished in a 2-1 victory for Arsenal. (Shaun Botterill /Allsport)

5 matches that Arsenal fans will look back on with fond memories

Arsenal have provided the footballing world with plenty of entertainment over the years, and here we look at their 5 best matches.
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Leeds United and Arsenal at Elland Road in Leeds, northern England on November 22, 2020. (Photo by MOLLY DARLINGTON / POOL / AFP)

A fresh defensive approach from Arsenal FC

For many years, the talk of Arsenal has surrounded their exciting, attacking talent. However, are we seeing the start of a new era at the club, taking them in a different direction?
Thomas Partey

Thomas Partey injury: When will he be fit?

Thomas Partey suffered two injuries against Aston Villa in Arsenal's Premier League defeat, so what's the issue and when will the midfielder be fit?
Arsenal's Brazilian defender David Luiz is seen with his head bandaged during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium in London on November 29, 2020. (Photo by Julian Finney / POOL / AFP)

When will head injuries be taken seriously in football?

As watched David Luiz play on after a clash so severe it left Raul Jiminez with a fractured skull that needed surgery, we thought it was worth asking again
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: Sead Kolasinac of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Sheffield United and Arsenal FC at Bramall Lane on October 21, 2019 in Sheffield, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Sead Kolasinac ruled out of Arsenal vs Wolves

Sead Kolasinac tested positive for Covid while on international duty with Bosnia and Herzegovina, so what is his prognosis and when can we expect him back?
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal in action during the UEFA Europa League Group B stage match between Arsenal FC and Dundalk FC at Emirates Stadium on October 29, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Mohamed Elneny available for Wolves

Mohamed Elneny tested positive for Covid while on international duty with Egypt, so what is his prognosis and when can we expect him back?
COMPOSITE OF IMAGES - Image numbers 1183588211,1196044327 - GRADIENT ADDED) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Frank Lampard, Manager of Chelsea (L) and Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal . Chelsea and Arsenal meet in a Premier League fixture on January 21, 2020 at Stamford Bridge in London. ***LEFT IMAGE*** BURNLEY, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 26: Frank Lampard, Manager of Chelsea looks on prior to the Premier League match between Burnley FC and Chelsea FC at Turf Moor on October 26, 2019 in Burnley, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC at Vitality Stadium on December 26, 2019 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Who is under more pressure, Arteta or Lampard?

The 2020/21 Premier League campaign is already in full swing as teams have completed almost a fifth of the season already.
Pablo Mari with Mikel Arteta (Photo via Twitter / Arsenal)

Pablo Mari injury update: When will he be fit?

Pablo Mari is finally close to a return to full match fitness, joining full training at last after recovering from another injury setback.
kieran tierney via arsenal

Arsenal’s greatest left-backs

Kieran Tierney has already made himself a favourite at Arsenal, but will he be able to claim a place amongst the club's greatest left-backs?

Nicklas Bendtner: From Arsenal’s great hope to the next cautionary tale

Nicklas Bendtner was never a footballer lacking in confidence, but should he have made more of his professional playing career?
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (L) embraces Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta (R) at the end of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by PHIL NOBLE / POOL / AFP)

Here’s why this will be a good season for Arsenal

It’s been some time since Arsenal fans had much to shout about and look forward to.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 08: Thomas Partey of Arsenal shoots under pressure from Trezeguet of Aston Villa during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on November 08, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta gives Thomas Partey injury update

Mikel Arteta updates on the extent of Thomas Partey's injury after the midfielder was substituted on Sunday against Aston Villa.
Arsenal's Argentinian goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez gives indications during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 1, 2020. (Photo by MIKE EGERTON / POOL / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo by MIKE EGERTON/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Emi Martinez almost signed new Arsenal contract until…

It was reported that Emi Martinez was close to signing a new contract with Arsenal but then he signed for Aston Villa, so what happened?
Emi Martinez after signing for Aston Villa (Photo via AVFC.co.uk)

Emi Martinez: Moving to Aston Villa was a step up in my career

Emi Martinez said after he left Arsenal that signing for Aston Villa was a 'step up' in his career.

4 Players Arsenal Let Go This Summer: Should We Have Let Them Go?

Arsenal was a hive of transfer activity over the summer, with The Gunners making an array of sizeable acquisitions such as the Thomas Partey deal, as well as shrewd signings like bringing Willian and Gabriel to the club.
Will we ever get to see Mesut wear this on the pitch?

Trouble for Özil and news from an old legend

Arsenal's Mesut Özil is not part of the club's squad in the Premier League or the Europa League after they chose not to register him.
Gabriel Martinelli (L) back in training with Arsenal (Photo via Twitter)

Arsenal look to strengthen their squad with Martinelli’s return

The Gunners can definitely feel a bit of a relief now that they know that striker Gabriel Martinelli is returning to full team training reassuring the squad and the fans.
BERLIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 01: Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC is challenged by Felix Klaus of VfL Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between Hertha BSC and VfL Wolfsburg at Olympiastadion on November 01, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Matteo Guendouzi: Everything is perfect in Berlin

Matteo Guendouzi got his first minutes for Hertha Berlin on Sunday as they drew 1-1 at home with Wolfsburg and the Arsenal midfielder seems pretty happy to have made the switch.

Reasons for the popularity of sports betting

Betting on sports is arguably one of the most gratifying activities to engage in, especially if you are a punter yourself.
Khayon Edwards (Photo via Instagram)

Arsenal kick off new youth competition with win over Norwich City

Arsenal kicked off their u17 Premier League Cup campaign with a win over Norwich City on Tuesday, with Khayon Edwards grabbing the winning goal.
Lyon's forward Houssem Aouar arrives for a training session at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on July 30, 2020, on the eve of the French League Cup final football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Olympique Lyonnais (OL). (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal desperately want 22-year-old to fix creativity problem

Arsenal have identified the perfect playmaker to fix their struggles scoring goals but Juventus stand in the way of landing him in January
Abou Diaby (R), player of English premier league football team Arsenal, attends a press conference in Hong Kong on July 28, 2012. Arsenal will play Hong Kong side Kitchee on July 29. AFP PHOTO / Dale de la Rey

Jordan Pickford didn’t mean to hurt Virgil van Dijk so what did he intend?...

Pundits say that Jordan Pickford is 'not that kind of player' but they never are, something Abou Diaby knows too much about
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 28: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal is interviewed following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield on September 28, 2020 in Liverpool, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Paul Ellis - Pool/Getty Images)

Is this Arsenal’s year? Maybe don’t bet on it

As far as things go in the Premier League this season, anything can happen.
Manchester City's Spanish manager Pep Guardiola (L) and Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta after the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on October 17, 2020. (Photo by Michael Regan / POOL / AFP)

Episode 260: Ozil can’t fix things at Arsenal as Pep’s protégé pipped to the...

How can Arsenal start scoring goals again and why Mesut Ozil can't fix things, now matter how much we'd all love him to

5 worst Arsenal injuries suffered

As Liverpool get ready for a season without Virgil van Dijk, how do the worst Arsenal injuries compare to that suffered by the defender?
Arsenal's French-born Ivorian midfielder Nicolas Pepe (2nd R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (R) during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 4, 2020. (Photo by NEIL HALL / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal continue their hot streak against Sheffield United

Ever since Mikel Arteta joined Arsenal as their full-time manager, they have become a solid team in the Premier League.
Atletico Madrid' Ghana midfielder Thomas Partey controls the ball during the Spanish league football match SD Huesca against Club Atletico de Madrid at the El Alcoraz stadium in Huesca on September 30, 2020. (Photo by Pau BARRENA / AFP) (Photo by PAU BARRENA/AFP via Getty Images)

Thomas Partey has been in discussions with Arsenal since 2018/19

27-year-old Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey is reported to have been liaising with Arsenal over a prospective move to North London since the 2018/19 campaign.
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta reacts on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium in London on September 19, 2020. (Photo by Will Oliver / POOL / AFP)

3 Reasons to Bet on Arsenal for the 2020/21 Season

If you have been tuning into the Premier League’s 2020/21 Season so far, you would have noticed the resurgence from Arsenal Football Club.
More agony for Wilshere - Daily Mail 8 January 2020

One thing Jack Wilshere could do to change his fortunes

Jack Wilshere is without a club and lumped with the 'injury plagued' tag but there is one thing he could change that could well benefit the rest of his career.
Hungary's midfielder Dominik Szoboszlai listens to the national anthems prior to the stadium inauguration friendly match between Hungary and Uruguay in Puskas Arena of Budapest on November 15, 2019. (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK / AFP) (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal still interested in 3 of their pre-summer targets

Arsenal still hold an interest in three of their pre-summer targets for upcoming windows, but it all depends on how the season goes now.

Why is Arsenal’s mascot a dinosaur?

Gunnersaurus is the coolest mascot in the Premier League, if not football, so how did Arsenal end up with a dinosaur as a mascot?
Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 4, 2020. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth / POOL / AFP)

Bukayo Saka’s amazing boom at Arsenal

Seeing a great player grow before your eyes can be one of the greatest pleasures football fans can have.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: <> during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal 2020/21 Season Betting Odds

Optimism is building that the Gunners will enjoy more success in Mikel Arteta’s first full season in charge at the Emirates.

2019/20 US preseason tour: How did it affect Arsenal’s season?

In the run-up to the 2019/20 season, there was still quite a lot to sort out at Arsenal.

Episode 259: Arsenal’s Deadline Day Partey and dinosaur’s demise

This week, Matthew is joined by Anita to talk about our new number 18, other comings and goings and unsellable players.
Saliba's new shirt number

Confirmed 20/21 Arsenal shirt numbers: Men, women, youth

Let's take a look at who will be wearing what number at Arsenal during the 20/21 season across all the teams
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Willian of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 04, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - Pool/Getty Images)

How many deals did Arsenal agree in this transfer window?

The transfer window for the 20/21 season is in full swing so how many deals have Arsenal agreed so far? More than you'd think...
Nikolaj Duus Möller with Malmö (Photo via Möller on Instagram)

Official: Arsenal sign 6’4″ forward Nikolaj Duus Möller on 4-year-deal from Malmö

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of 18-year-old forward Nikolaj Duus Möller from Malmö.
Daniel Ballard via Blackpool FC

Arsenal comeback youngster absolutely delighted to sign for Blackpool on loan

Daniel Ballard is 'over the moon' to sign for Blackpool on loan until 31 January and promises to give 100% for the Blackpool shirt.
Daniel Ballard signing for Blackpool (Photo via BlackpoolFC.co.uk)

Official: Daniel Ballard signs for Blackpool on loan

Arsenal have loaned Daniel Ballard to Blackpool until 31 January 2020.