Barcelona's white shirt for the 23/24 season

Barcelona to debut controversial shirt v Arsenal

Barcelona will debut its controversial white shirt in the friendly against Arsenal, the first such appearance since the 1978/79 season.
Fans attend the friendly football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on July 22, 2023. (Photo by LEONARDO MUNOZ/AFP via Getty Images)

Fans fight in stands during Arsenal vs Manchester United

A heated pitch-side rivalry spills over into the stands during Arsenal's game against Manchester United. More than a game, a glimpse into the season ahead.
TOPSHOT - Wayne Rooney, Major League Soccer (MLS) All Stars Coach and current DC United Coach, speaks during a Major League Soccer (MLS) All Stars news conference in Washington, DC, on July 18, 2023. The MLS All Stars will play a friendly match against English Premier League's Arsenal FC on July 19, 2023. (Photo by BASTIEN INZAURRALDE/AFP via Getty Images)

Rooney hits out at Apple after Arsenal’s MLS 5-star show

During Arsenal's emphatic win at the MLS All-Stars match, Wayne Rooney's critique of Apple's unprofessional conduct draws significant attention.
Arsenal's Kai Havertz celebrates after scoring a goal during a friendly football match between the Major League Soccer (MLS) All-Star team and Arsenal FC, at Audi Field in Washington, DC, on July 19, 2023. (Photo by STEFANI REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arteta’s strategy to unleash Havertz’s full potential at Arsenal

Mikel Arteta, Arsenal's manager, suggests that the club's new acquisition, Kai Havertz, could be utilised in a variety of positions in the upcoming season.
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 19: Declan Rice #41 of Arsenal FC in action during the MLS All-Star Game between Arsenal FC and MLS All-Stars at Audi Field on July 19, 2023 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images)

Arsenal thrash MLS All-Stars as Havertz scores and Rice debuts

Relive Arsenal's emphatic victory in the MLS All-Star match, a fixture that showcased stunning goals and a debut for Declan Rice.
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Details: Arsenal draw opening pre-season friendly with Watford

Arsenal drew their opening pre-season friendly against Watford on Saturday, with the game taking place behind closed doors at London Colney.
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Arsenal get massive William Saliba boost

Arsenal defender William Saliba returns to training, lifting team morale ahead of the new season. Saliba's comeback could be a game-changer.
TOPSHOT - A woman takes a photo of a drawing by artist Claudio Pampillon depicting Argentine football star Lionel Messi, at the 9 de Julio avenue in Buenos Aires, on June 19, 2023. (Photo by LUIS ROBAYO / AFP) (Photo by LUIS ROBAYO/AFP via Getty Images)

Lionel Messi Inter Miami debut could come against Arsenal

Arsenal's pre-season tour may turn into a headline-grabbing event as Lionel Messi could potentially make his US debut against them in an MLS All-Stars clash. 
NUREMBERG, GERMANY - JULY 08: Gabriel Jesus of Arsenal reacts with head coach Mikel Arteta after the pre-season friendly match between 1. FC Nürnberg and Arsenal F.C. at Max-Morlock-Stadion on July 08, 2022 in Nuremberg, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Nuremberg ready for Arsenal ‘absolute endurance test’

Second division team 1. FC Nürnberg will host a pre-season friendly against  Arsenal, on July 13th in a match their Sporting Director has called "an absolute endurance test".
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Arsenal release tickets for Barcelona game in LA

Arsenal have released tickets for their pre-season match against Barcelona as part of the Soccer Champions Tour series.
NUREMBERG, GERMANY - JULY 08: Gabriel Jesus of Arsenal reacts with head coach Mikel Arteta after the pre-season friendly match between 1. FC Nürnberg and Arsenal F.C. at Max-Morlock-Stadion on July 08, 2022 in Nuremberg, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s pre-season: Germany return and USA trip

Discover Arsenal's evolving pre-season plans, from revisiting Adidas’ headquarters in Germany to an American tour. What's on the horizon for the Gunners?
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Emile Smith Rowe attends the "All Or Nothing: Arsenal" Global Premiere at Islington Assembly Hall on August 02, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Lia Toby/Getty Images)

Arteta gives Emile Smith Rowe injury update

Arsenal beat Lyon 3-0 on Thursday afternoon as they ramp up preparations for the return of the Premier League, but while many youngsters got an appearance, Emile Smith Rowe was not in the squad, and after the game, Mikel Arteta explained why.
FC Barcelona's head coach Xavi looks down during a press conference in Plzen, Czech Republic, on October 31, 2022, on the eve of the UEFA Champions League Group C football match FC Viktoria Plzen v FC Barcelona. (Photo by Michal Cizek / AFP) (Photo by MICHAL CIZEK/AFP via Getty Images)

Barcelona struggle for friendly after Arsenal and Juventus snub

Barcelona are reportedly still looking for an opponent to play during the World Cup break after being rebuffed by both Arsenal and Juventus.
ORLANDO, FLORIDA - JULY 23: Gabriel Jesus of Arsenal celebrates with teammates Bukayo Saka and Granit Xhaka after scoring their side's first goal during the Florida Cup match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Camping World Stadium on July 23, 2022 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Thomas Tuchel furious after 4-0 Arsenal humiliation

Thomas Tuchel was an angry man after Arsenal thrashed his side 4-0 on Sunday morning, moaning "We got absolutely beaten by a team that does not play Champions League football this season."
ORLANDO, FLORIDA - JULY 23: Arsenal fans show their support during the Florida Cup match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Camping World Stadium on July 23, 2022 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta urges limited excitement after thumping Chelsea 4-0

Mikel Arteta was naturally delighted that his side put four past Chelsea at the Camping World Stadium in the early hours of Sunday morning but he also cautioned fans not to get too carried away just yet.

Arsenal reinstate cancelled friendly

Arsenal have announced another pre-season friendly with an Arsenal XI set to take on St Albans City FC after the game was initially cancelled.
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - JULY 16: Arsenal fans celebrate the teams second goal against Everton in the first half during a preseason friendly at M&T Bank Stadium on July 16, 2022 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta on beating Everton, Gabriel Jesus & more

Arsenal continued their winning pre-season with a 2-0 victory over Everton in Baltimore on Saturday night and Mikel Arteta is impressed with what he has seen so far.
Arsenal's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny celebrates at the end of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Everton at the Emirates Stadium in London on May 22, 2022. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL/AFP via Getty Images)

Elneny: Everyone is excited

Mohamed Elneny has been speaking about the squad's excitement for their pre-season tour of the States ahead of the game against Everton.
NUREMBERG, GERMANY - JULY 08: Gabriel Jesus of Arsenal reacts with head coach Mikel Arteta after the pre-season friendly match between 1. FC Nürnberg and Arsenal F.C. at Max-Morlock-Stadion on July 08, 2022 in Nuremberg, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Arsenal fans love a panic + 3 other things from FC Nurnberg vs Arsenal

Arsenal got pre-season underway on Friday with a 5-3 win over FC Nurnberg, so did we learn anything?
London, England, 8th August 2021. Ben White R and Sambi Lokonga of Arsenal during the Pre Season Friendly match at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London. Picture credit should read: Paul Terry / Sportimage

Episode 301: New Arsenal arrivals show promise, but plenty of work to do

This week, Matthew and Anita ponder the conclusions that can be taken from Arsenal's pre-season, rank transfer priorities and remember a time when we had more than one creative player on the pitch.
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Ben White to start: How Arsenal could line up vs Spurs

Arsenal have one final game before the Premier League season gets underway, let's take a look at our predicted lineup to face Spurs.
Boreham Wood vs Arsenal (via Arsenal)

Arsenal u23s thrashed by Boreham Wood

Arsenal's u23s lost 4-0 to Boreham Wood on Friday night after a poor performance that lacked cohesion.
Arsenal youth roundup - Omari Hutchinson with the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Hutchinson on Instagram)

Arsenal youth pre-season fixtures, results & how to get tickets

With Arsenal's first-team pre-season now close to its conclusion, the academy have also been running through a schedule of fixtures.

Episode 300 Pt 1: Causes for optimism, Arsenal squad needs and requirements

Celebrate 300 episodes as we look back at the contrasting fortunes of the men's and women's teams against Chelsea, what we can learn from both and where £50m man Ben White fits in.
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Albert Sambi Lokonga ‘a little bit sad’ after Chelsea game

Albert Sambi Lokonga continued to impress in pre-season, coming on against Chelsea on Sunday in a game Andre Marriner made sure the Gunners lost, and afterwards, he spoke to Arsenal media.
Emirates Stadium Chelsea s Ruben Loftus-Cheek left and Arsenal s Thomas Partey centre battle for the ball during The Mind Series match at Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday August 1, 2021. rivalry.. Copyright: Aaron Chown

Thomas Partey injury ‘not looking good’ says Mikel Arteta

Thomas Partey is set for a scan on the ankle injury that forced him off in what was meant to be a friendly against Chelsea.
Mikel Arteta in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

With goals: Arsenal win friendly against Watford 4-1

Arsenal played another behind-closed-doors friendly today, as they continue their pre-season preparations with a match against Premier League Watford.
Mikel Arteta in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Millwall boss: Arsenal’s quality didn’t quite fit into our pre-season plan

Millwall's boss, Gary Rowett, has admitted Arsenal weren't really the type of opponent they were looking to face in pre-season but felt the game provided his side with a lot of positives.
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Inter Milan withdraw from Florida Cup

On Tuesday a report in Italy claimed that Inter Milan had asked to withdraw from the Florida Cup due to health concerns over the spread of the Delta variant but it seems this is not true
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Arsenal withdraw from Florida Cup and cancel USA tour

Arsenal have withdrawn from the Florida Cup after a number of people tested positive for Covid this week.

Why Albert Sambi Lokonga is just what Arsenal need

Join Stephen Bradley as he discusses the addition of Albert Sambi Lokonga from Anderlecht to Arsenal's squad for next season and how he brings just what Arsenal have been missing for years.
Nuno Tavares training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Tavares scores: Rangers 2 vs Arsenal 2 – with goals

Arsenal played out a 2-2 draw with Rangers to end their mini-tour of Scotland.
Hibernian v Arsenal - Pre Season Friendly - Easter Road Arsenal s Alexandre Lacazette right and Hiberninan s Alex Gogic battle for the ball during the pre-season match at Easter Road, Edinburgh. Picture date: Tuesday July 13, 2021. Copyright: Ian Rutherford

With goals: Hibs 2 vs Arsenal 1

Arsenal's first match of pre-season has ended in a defeat so let's take a look at how they lined up against Hibs and the key moments from the game.
Folarin Balogun (2R) in training with Arsenal (Photo via

Where can I watch Arsenal’s pre-season games?

Arsenal's pre-season is nearly upon us so where can you watch Arsenal's games in Scotland, Florida and London?
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 04, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - Pool/Getty Images)

5 stories to watch out for on Arsenal’s preseason tour of the US

Arsenal are heading back to the United States this summer, so let's take a look at some of the things to watch out for on the tour.
Gabriel Martinelli in training with Arsenal (Photo via Martinelli on Twitter)

When do Arsenal return for pre-season training?

Now we're in to July, let's have a look at some important dates for Arsenal this summer, starting with when Arsenal return for pre-season training.
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Arsenal add 2 more big games to pre-season schedule

Arsenal have confirmed two more pre-season fixtures as their return to the training pitches draws nearer, and they're a couple of big games.

Arsenal invite Arón Sánchez to take part in full pre-season

Arsenal have invited Peruvian defender Arón Sánchez to take part in a full pre-season with the club, according to reports in Peru and England.
Aron Sanchez with AD Cantolao (Photo: FPF)

Arsenal invite Peruvian 18-year-old Arón Sánchez on trial

Arsenal have reportedly invited Peruvian centre-back Arón Sánchez to train with the club in pre-season, ahead of a potential signing.
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Hibs want to allow 5,000 fans for Arsenal friendly

Hibs will apply to have up to 5,000 supporters at Easter Road for the visit of Arsenal for their pre-season friendly in July.