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LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on January 21, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

How much do Arsenal pay Gabriel Martinelli?

Gabriel Martinelli signed a new contract with Arsenal in July 2020, so how much do Arsenal pay him?

£40m+£1: Liverpool’s lies about Arsenal’s Luis Suarez bid

7 years ago, Arsenal made their infamous £40m+ £1 bid for Luis Suarez but you never hear about how he DID have a clause and Liverpool just ignored it, something their owner even ADMITTED!
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos (R) celebrates scoring their second goal during the English FA Cup quarter-final football match between Sheffield United and Arsenal at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, northern England on June 28, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal growing confident of bringing Dani Ceballos back next season

Arsenal are growing increasingly confident and determined about bringing Dani Ceballos back to the club for next season, on loan or permanently.
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Episdode 249: Marathon musings on Mikel making magic

Matthew and Paul indulge in an epic podcast to recap unlikely victories against Liverpool and Manchester City, while celebrating a long lost feel-good factor. Plus...
Villarreal's Spanish midfielder Santi Cazorla celebrates his second goal during the Spanish League football match between Getafe and Villarreal at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez stadium in Getafe near Madrid on July 8, 2020. (Photo by JAVIER SORIANO / AFP) (Photo by JAVIER SORIANO/AFP via Getty Images)

Santi Cazorla says goodbye again

Santi Cazorla will say goodbye to Villarreal on Sunday as the midfielder makes his way to the next chapter of his life.
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (C) celebrates scoring their second goal during the English FA Cup semi-final football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium in London, on July 18, 2020. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS / POOL / AFP)

Mikel Arteta on dressing room celebrations, Aubameyang and more after City win

Mikel Arteta spoke to the media after Arsenal surprised everyone by beating Manchester City 2-0 to made Wembley and another FA Cup final.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 01: Cedric Soares of Arsenal shoots and scores his team's fourth goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Norwich City at Emirates Stadium on July 01, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

January Arsenal signing admits he could have joined the club a year earlier

Cedric Soares was close to joining Arsenal a year earlier than he did, before his loan to Inter Milan last January, according to the player himself.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta (L) high-fives Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka (R) as Saka goes off substituted during the English Premier League football match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Arsenal at the Molineux stadium in Wolverhampton, central England on July 4, 2020. (Photo by Michael Steele / POOL / AFP)

Mikel Arteta sends message to Bukayo Saka ahead of Tottenham showdown

Mikel Arteta has sent a simple message to Arsenal teen sensation, Bukayo Saka, ahead of Sunday's game at Tottenham - Enjoy yourself!
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 17: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal and Bernd Leno of Arsenal interact at full-time after the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal FC at Etihad Stadium on June 17, 2020 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Peter Powell/Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal provide positive update on injured player pre-North London derby

Arsenal had a bit of good news in their team news update ahead of the North London derby, with Bernd Leno progressing well in his recovery.
William Saliba applauding the fans (Photo via Saliba on Instagram)

No agreement as William Saliba's Saint-Etienne journey over

Arsenal and Saint-Etienne were unable to reach an agreement over William Saliba despite all parties seemingly wanting the teenager to play in the French cup final.
Players wait on the pitch while a VAR (Video Assistant Referee) review is conducted before awarding a goal to Arsenal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 7, 2020.

Whatever happened to Jay Emmanuel-Thomas?

Arsenal have a fine tradition of bringing young players through their academy.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta gives indications to his players during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium in London on July 1, 2020. (Photo by Richard Heathcote / POOL / AFP)

Mikel Arteta: Increasing The Gunners’ Fire Power

Arsenal have seen numerous wins over the past few decades, and with their current coach Mikel Arteta, the Gunners seem destined for more glory in the upcoming seasons.
George Allison, Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News - Friday 23 September 1938

Behind the scenes at Arsenal: 1938

George Allison was Arsenals second longest serving manager and below is an article from the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News, dated Friday 23 September 1938...

Arsenal legend says wages were an 'embarrassment'

Arsenal legend, Michael Thomas, earned just £250-a-week at the time he scored the Gunner's dramatic title-winning goal at Anfield in 1989.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 3: Striker Thierry Henry (L) holds up his shirt with Manager Arsene Wenger having been signed for Arsenal 03 August, 1999 from Juventus for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year old French international, who played under Arsene Wenger at AS Monaco was the leading scorer for the French World Cup winning squad at France '98 scoring three goals during the tournament. (Photo credit SINEAD LYNCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger at Monaco

Arsene Wenger was at Arsenal for so long that most of us have forgotten he actually managed several other teams before his 1996 move to north London.
Ben Sheaf with Doncaster Rovers (Photo via Twitter / DRFC_Official)

Season Review for Arsenal loanee Ben Sheaf from Doncaster Rovers fan writer

The decision to curtail the League One season without finishing the campaign means Ben Sheaf has played the last game of his loan spell with Doncaster Rovers.

UAE must be held accountable for torture and ill-treatment of human rights defenders and...

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) must be held accountable for the torture and ill-treatment of human rights defenders and activists in prisons and secret detention centres, say four human rights groups on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey attends a press conference at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on March 10, 2020, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match against Liverpool. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Thomas Partey agent heading to London to sort €50m Arsenal deal

According to FootballGhana, Thomas Partey's agent will travel to London next week to meet with Arsenal with a view to completing his client's move to the Gunners.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Captain Mikel Arteta of Arsenal lifts the trophy after their 1-0 win in the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arteta needs to foster winning mindset at Arsenal

Well, that’s an understatement if ever there was one, right? Sadly, as we write this, we’re coming off the back of two defeats, albeit one...
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta is seen ahead of the English FA Cup fifth round football match between Portsmouth and Arsenal at Fratton Park stadium in Portsmouth, southern England, on March 2, 2020.

Arsenal boss faces huge problems this summer

Arsenal’s hopes of forcing their way back into the upper echelons of the Premier League currently look nothing more than a fanciful pipe-dream.
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Podcast: Arsenal's bizarre referee stats and dodgy mentality

Matthew is joined by Anita to pick over the bones of disasters away at Man City and Brighton, the impact of injuries and recent Covid-19 news, and ask who has the right mentality for a massive club.

Arsenal’s sponsorship deal with VBet

Arsenal’s and VBet: The Relationship In 2016 Arsenal announced its partnership with BetConstruct and the relationship was very much seen as an opportunity to develop...
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adil Aouchiche celebrates after scoring a goal during the French Cup football match between Linas-Montlhery and Paris Saint-Germain on January 5, 2020 at the Stade Bobin in Bondoufle, south of Paris. (Photo by Anne-Christine POUJOULAT / AFP) (Photo by ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP via Getty Images)

17yo Arsenal target admits he wants move

Adil Aouchiche, who has been linked with a move to Arsenal, has reportedly told PSG that he will be leaving the club at the end of the season.
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)

Manchester City vs Arsenal preview

It couldn’t be a more difficult start for the Gunners as they resume their Premier League campaign on Wednesday evening, with the team travelling to the Etihad.
16 Oct 1999: Nwankwo Kanu scores Arsenal's 4th goal during the FA Carling Premiership match against Everton at Highbury in London, England. Arsenal won the match 4 - 0. Credit: Tony O''Brien /Allsport

Unung Arsenal heroes: The King of the cheeky toe-poke

Nwankwo Kanu was the king of the cheeky toe poke.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal FC at Selhurst Park on January 11, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gives guided tour of his house

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has taken MTV on a tour of his house, giving everyone an inside look of where he spends his time when he isn't scoring for Arsenal.
Arsenal's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan (L) and Arsenal's Spanish defender Nacho Monreal (R) react to another missed chance during the pre-season friendly football match for the Emirates Cup between Arsenal and Lyon at The Emirates Stadium in north London on July 28, 2019. (Photo by Ben STANSALL / AFP)

Arsenal midfielder confirms he wants permanent move away

Henrikh Mkhitryan has, once again, confirmed he wants to stay in Rome but admits it's up to Arsenal and Roma to strike a deal.

Celtic 'doing everything' to stop 27-goal striker leaving for Arsenal

Celtic's manager Neil Lennon has admitted the club are doing everything they can to try and stop striker Odsonne Edouard following Kieran Tierney to London.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno reacts during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal FC at Etihad Stadium on February 03, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Arsenal star to play live on Twitch on Sunday

Bernd Leno's eSports team, creatively named 'Leno eSports,' play live on Twitch on Sunday evening against a DFB selection and the man himself is playing one of the games.
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Arsenal to get rid of more staff to cut costs including senior scouts

Arsenal will reportedly released a number of senior oversea scouts as they continue their backroom wage cutting exercise and move away from finding their own talent.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - JULY 21: Dayot Upamecano of RB Leipzig poses during the team presentation at RBL-Fussball-Akademie on July 21, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Roger Petzsche/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Why Arsenal need to go all out in the transfer market ahead of 2021

Having failed to reach the top four in the past three seasons, Arsenal are a club rebuilding. The loss of veteran Arsene Wenger was always going to take some time to get over - though Unai Emery didn’t exactly do the best job in kickstarting the revival. Now though, under new boss Mikel Arteta, optimism is high.
Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's first goal which was given by VAR during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Where can Arsenal finish from here?

Arsenal are one of four teams in action when the 2019-20 Premier League season restarts on Wednesday 17 June 2020.

1 game every 3.25 days: How Arsenal's schedule could look after PL return

The Premier League will return on 17th June, but the current plan to complete the season will ensure a tightly-packed schedule for Arsenal.
David Luiz of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arsenal star’s contract confusion cleared up

David Luiz could leave Arsenal for free this summer with the Telegraph reporting that the club have yet to activate the option that would trigger another season at the club.
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Ryan Fraser of Scotland runs with the ball during the UEFA Nations League C group one match between Scotland and Israel at Hampden Park on November 20, 2018 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Left winger tempted away from free Arsenal move

Ryan Fraser is reportedly edging closer to a move to Galatasaray despite being heavily linked with a big move to Arsenal.
Brazil's Philippe Coutinho gestures after tying with Paraguay 0-0 and going the the penalty shoot-out during their Copa America football tournament quarter-final match at the Gremio Arena in Porto Alegre, Brazil, on June 27, 2019. (Photo by Luis ACOSTA / AFP)

Arsenal want former Liverpool star after Bayern Munich rejection

Arsenal are reportedly back on the track of Philippe Coutinho after Bayern Munich confirmed they would not activate his purchase clause that stands at €120m. 
BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 04: Samuel Umtiti of FC Barcelona looks on prior to the Joan Gamper trophy friendly match between FC Barcelona and Arsenal at Nou Camp on August 04, 2019, in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

3 players that could reignite Arsenal’s Barcelona connection

Arsenal have always enjoyed a solid relationship with Barcelona, especially when transfers are involved. It’s no secret that there is a rich history between the...
Juventus' French midfielder Adrien Rabiot heads the ball during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first-leg football match between Lyon and Juventus at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais stadium in Decines-Charpieu, central-eastern France, on February 26, 2020. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)

Newcastle seen as richest option for Rabiot ahead of Arsenal

According to a report from Italy, Arsenal face very stiff competition from Newcastle United if they want to sign Adrien Rabiot.
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 7, 2020.

Expectations for Arsenal and the remainder of the season

The 2019-20 Premier League season could restart in June after clubs and league officials agreed stage one of Project Restart on Monday – small group training sessions.
Arsenal's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny (up) wins a header from West Ham United's English striker Andy Carroll during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2017 (IAN KINGTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Expert warns Covid-19 risks ‘taking eye off ball’ when it comes heading dangers in...

Football authorities have been warned not to let Covid-19 distract them from another burning issue in sport - heading and links to dementia. At the...