Messi’s nine goals v Arsenal a Champions League record

Time to look away, Arsenal fans. Almost undoubtedly the best player in the world, Lionel Messi has punished Arsenal time and time again, scoring an...

Why isn’t this Pochettino stat talked about more?

Did you know that Mauricio Pochettino has only won one away game out of 17 played against the Premier League's top six? Probably not.
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Is Shkodran Mustafi really a ball-playing centreback? The stats

Shkodran Mustafi arrived at Arsenal with a big price tag and a reputation as a ball playing centreback, so is he? Is that what we saw against Southampton on Saturday at the Emirates?

Stat: Bayern Munich have over six times as many shots on target as Arsenal

It's no secret that Bayern Munich absolutely ran rings around Arsenal on Wednesday in their 5-1 Champions League clash. However, the statistics behind the match...
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 08: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal gives a thumbs up during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Sporting CP at Emirates Stadium on November 8, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s top 10 players of the season so far – according to the stats

Three months and three international breaks into the season, let's have a look at Arsenal's top performers for the campaign so far, according to WhoScored's analysis.

Bellerin most fielded u21 full back in top 5 leagues

Hector Bellerin is the most used full back across Europe’s top five leagues who qualifies as an u21. According to data released by the CIES...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 17: Thomas Partey of Arsenal is substituted on for Granit Xhaka of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal at Etihad Stadium on October 17, 2020 in Manchester, 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 Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Thomas Partey yellow cards could be an issue for Arsenal but it’s not all...

Thomas Partey yellow cards are likely to become an issue this season for Arsenal but that just means he's a true Gunner
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Long-range shooting and how luck could decide the title race

With far more goals from outside the box than any other Premier League side this season, Manchester City are underlining their credentials as possible...
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Joe Willock of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Qarabag FK at Emirates Stadium on December 13, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Joe Willock is WhoScored’s second-highest rated teenager in the Europa League this season

Arsenal's Joe Willock is WhoScored's second-highest rated teenager in the Europa League this season, and he's the fourth-highest rated player overall.
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Arsenal 11th best in Europe

Arsenal are the 11th best team in Europe according to UEFA's coefficient rankings.

Paul Merson talks nonsense about Mesut Ozil – he works harder than Alexis

Paul Merson says he wouldn't put Mesut Özil back into the team against Watford, as the German doesn't work hard enough.

Arsenal have second best set-piece record since Klopp joined Liverpool

Arsenal have the second-best record defending set-pieces since Jurgen Klopp became Liverpool manager in 2015.
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Weird stat: When 96% of goals between Arsenal and Swansea are scored

Nobody should have been shocked to see the Gunners go in with the score still 0-0 at half-time on Saturday. The same happened both times...

Arsenal’s league season in stats

The Premier League is over for another season. Ending the campaign five points clear of Manchester United, the Gunners netted a cool £21.6m for finishing...
English referee Paul Tierney shows a yellow card to Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi (L) for simulation during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 8, 2018. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

Arsenal set unwanted new record against Huddersfield

Arsenal apparently set a new record against Huddersfield on Saturday and it’s one they won’t want to keep.

Not good enough: Only Ozil & Monreal feature in Premier League power ranking top-30

Nacho Monreal and Mesut Ozil are among the 30 best performing Premier League players this season so far. 
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 2, 2018. - Arsenal won the game 4-2. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS /

First time since 2007: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang stats prove how deadly he’s becoming

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's goalscoring form this season has boosted him to the summit of the top-scorers chart and the stats show he's more clinical than ever.
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Aubameyang sets new Premier League record for goals per minute

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's Premier League goalscoring tally so far is setting records, after his double against Leicester on Monday.

2 Arsenal men feature in top 10 Premier League goalscorers of the decade

Two Arsenal forwards feature in top 10 Premier League goalscorers of last decade but it is Sergio Aguero who is the king.

Čech denies breaking record

There was some confusion on Saturday afternoon as Petr Čech kept his third Premier League clean sheet for Arsenal. The goalkeeper's three clean sheets in...

Stats reveal Arsenal give the most minutes to academy graduates

Arsenal have given academy graduates the most opportunities of any club in the top two divisions this season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Santi Cazorla of Arsenal before the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 6, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Cazorla sees his market value cut in half during sideline spell

Since July 1st 2016, Santi Cazorla has experienced one of the biggest drops in transfer market value in world football.
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Arsenal calendar kings once again

If Premier Leagues were contested over a calendar year, it feels like Arsenal would win it most seasons. But, alas it isn't and they don't. Still,...
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Stats: Ozil makes Carragher look stupid after Silva comments

Isn’t life just like that? You go and put your opinions out there and along comes a footballing genius to make you look like a...
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Definitive answer: Dean, Moss or Taylor: Who is the worst referee for Arsenal?

There are a number of referees who strike fear in Arsenal fans hearts these days for more reasons than just their general incompetence.

Is this the clearest evidence Wenger isn’t setting Arsenal up properly?

Only one Premier League side have conceded more goals in the opening fifteen minutes of games than Arsenal have this season.

Everything you need to know about Manchester City

Factfile Manchester City Manager Manuel Pellegrini Home Ground Etihad Stadium (47,726) League Position 2nd Record Signing Sergio Aguero – £38.1m in 2011 Ex Gunners Gael Clichy, Samir Nasri, Bacary Sagna, Richard Wright Top Scorer Sergio Aguero (19) Top...

Which Arsenal U23 player made the top-20 list for most Premier League minutes amassed?

Hector Bellerin has made the top 20 list for most Premier League minutes amassed for an under-23 player last season.

Arsenal closer to the relegation zone than Man City

Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham are all closer to the relegation zone than Premier League leaders Manchester City, after the results in midweek.

Crazy Arsenal goalkeeper stat

Arsenal are on a great run and racking up records all over the place. Here's the latest.

Stat: No-one does this better than Giroud

With everyone hailing Christian Benteke after his great headed goal for Liverpool on Sunday, it is Arsenal's very own Olivier Giroud who leads the...
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Arsenal’s shooting stats show part of their problem

Arsenal's shooting accuracy is considerably worse than the sides above them in the Premier League.

Arsenal have 5% chance of Champions League football, Liverpool 89%

Just in case Arsenal fans weren't grumpy enough following their 2-0 loss to Spurs at the weekend, it's emerged that the Gunners only have a 5% chance of qualifying for the Champions League this season.
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Lehmann Champions League record safe for another season

Jens Lehmann’s record of minutes without conceding in the Champions League will stand for a little while longer after Keylor Navas conceded two in Germany.

Stats show Szczesny is Europe’s best goalkeeper this season

Wojciech Szczesny, statistically, is Europe's top goalkeeper this season, according to Squawka.

Arsenal rank 5th in all-time Premier League sale proceeds

Arsenal rank fifth in the list of the top 10 teams with the most money from player sales since the Premier League began.

29%: Only Manchester United and one other team have this win rate v Wenger

Arsene Wenger has now beaten Sir Alex Ferguson's record of 810 games in charge of Manchester United by managing his 811th.

Arsenal: 6 points against sides above them, 54 below

Arsenal's horrific form against the sides above them in the table compared to below has been laid bare.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal reacts after their goal is ruled offside during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on December 26, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Attacking Arsenal players top fouls but fewer cards

In years gone by, it feels like it was guaranteed that the players making the most fouls were our defenders who were constantly having to make last-ditch challenges, but things look very different under Mikel Arteta.
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Leicester and Watford penalty kings as Arsenal receive Premier League’s lowest total

It has not gone unnoticed that Leicester have won a lot of penalties this season and Arsenal have not, but what price those penalties given and denied?