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UEFA forced into LGBTQ+ rainbow armband climbdown

UEFA have been forced to close down an investigation into Manuel Neuer's rainbow armband after it was decided the rainbow is not political but a symbol for diversity.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Gareth Southgate urged to use Bukayo Saka more

Martin Keown is surprised we haven't seen more of Bukayo Saka since his starring performance against Austria pre-tournament.
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Barcelona interested in Aaron Ramsey as 2 Premier League clubs make ‘concrete’ moves

Aaron Ramsey could be leaving Juventus with Crystal Palace and West Ham making 'concrete moves' and Barcelona also interested.
Gabriel Martinelli with Brazil (Photo via Martinelli on Twitter)

Brazil make surprise Arsenal omission for their Olympic squad

Gabriel Magalhaes is in the Brazil squad for the Tokyo Olympics later this summer, but Gabriel Martinelli has missed out.
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Arsenal 28yo heavily criticised for Euro performance as he dyes hair blonde

Granit Xhaka's opening Euro 2020 appearance has been met with heavy criticism from pundits back home who questioned his leadership skills.
Kieran Tierney with Scotland (Photo via ScotlandNT on Twitter)

Kieran Tierney problem explained by Scotland manager

Kieran Tierney was a surprise omission from Scotland's first squad for Euro 2020 when it was announced on Monday afternoon ahead of their game against Czech Republic.
Kieran Tierney right and Israel s Eran Zahavi in action during the UEFA Nations League Group F match at Hampden Park, Glasgow. Copyright: Andrew Milligan

Kieran Tierney is “Scotland’s best player by a country mile” says Rangers legend

Barry Ferguson believes that Kieran Tierney can lead Scotland to greatness in the Euros and he doesn't care if you think he's gone a bit bananas.
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Free Euro 2020 printable wallchart

Euro 2020, as we all know, was postponed to 2021 and even though I basically had an extra year to design these Euro 2020 printable wallcharts, it still snuck up on me!
Thomas Partey with Ghana in training (Photo via GFA Communications)

Arsenal 27yo rejoins his country after missing match for personal reasons

Thomas Partey has returned to training with Ghana, after the Ghana FA confirmed his recent absence was with permission and for personal reasons.
Karl Hein (R) celebrates winning the Baltic Cup (Photo via Hein on Instagram)

Arsenal 19-year-old wins senior international trophy

Arsenal youth goalkeeper Karl Hein won his first senior international trophy on Thursday, as Estonia ended their 83-year wait to lift the Baltic Cup.
Erling Braut Haaland of Norway and Konstantinos Mavropanos of Greece during the International Friendly football match between Norway and Greece on June 6, 2021. Photo: Vegard Wivestad Grott

2 Arsenal men star in international clash amid transfer reports

Konstantinos Mavropanos and Martin Odegaard faced off against each other for their countries on Sunday night, in their final fixtures before the summer.
Thomas Partey of Arsenal battles for possession with Giorgos Masouras of Olympiacos during the UEFA Europa League match at Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus. Copyright: Focus Images

Thomas Partey pulls out of Ghana training camp

Thomas Partey has pulled out of the Ghana squad for their upcoming friendly, despite previous reports he was kicked out of the camp.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Update on Bukayo Saka injury ahead of Euro 2020

Bukayo Saka should be back in training for England by the middle of the week, with no concerns around his Euro 2020 involvement.
England v Austria - International Friendly - Riverside Stadium England's Bukayo Saka scores their side's first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Bukayo Saka suffers injury setback ahead of final pre-Euros friendly

Bukayo Saka has been ruled out of England's final pre-European Championships friendly against Romania on Sunday with an injury.
Karl Hein, EST during the International Friendly match between Finland and Estonia at the Olympic Stadium on 04 June 2021, in Helsinki, Finland. Copyright: Tomi Hänninen / Newspix24

19yo Arsenal goalkeeper keeps clean sheet against Euro 2020 side

Karl Hein kept his second consecutive clean sheet in senior internationals on Friday, this time keeping Finland at bay.
Gabriel Magalhaes in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

23yo hopes Arsenal will release him for Olympics

Gabriel Magalhaes is hoping that Arsenal will agree to release him for the Olympic Games this summer, if he earns a place in the Brazil squad for the event.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Gareth Southgate gushes over Arsenal youngster

Gareth Southgate praised Bukayo Saka for his starring role in England's friendly win over Austria on Wednesday night.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

MotM Bukayo Saka fulfils childhood dream as Jack Grealish steals his headline

After calling Bukayo Saka up to his final list of 26 for the European Championships, England boss Gareth Southgate has explained why he did so.
Hubert Graczyk with Arsenal (Photo via Graczyk on Instagram)

Arsenal youngster swaps England for Poland after national call-up

Arsenal goalkeeping prospect Hubert Graczyk is swapping England for Poland, joining up with the Poland u19s for a training camp at the end of this month.
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - MAY 24, 2021: The Henri Delaunay Cup, the official trophy of Euro 2020, is on display in Moscows Gorky Park. Earlier, the trophy was presented in St Petersburg which is to host seven matches of the tournament. Mikhail Japaridze/TASS

Which teams will Arsenal fans around the world be backing at Euro 2020? 

It’s only a matter of weeks until the extremely belated Euro 2020 tournament will officially get underway, when Turkey takes on Italy at Olimpico Stadium in...
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UEFA Zone FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 qualifying draw made

The UEFA draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup 2023 was made this week and 51 teams will be involved in fighting for 11 tickets to the tournament that will take place in Australia and New-Zealand.
HEVERLEE, BELGIUM: Bukayo Saka of England in action during the UEFA Nations League group stage match between Belgium and England at King Power at Den Dreef Stadion on November 15, 2020. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka’s chances of Euros call-up receive a boost

Euro 2020 squads are set to be expanded from 23 to 26 players, giving Bukayo Saka's chances of a call-up a boost this summer.
Kieran Tierney with Scotland (Photo via Tierney on Twitter)

Craig Gordon: Kieran Tierney is world class thanks to Arsenal

Scotland goalkeeper Craig Gordon believes Kieran Tierney now qualifies as world class, and he credits Arsenal with aiding the left-back's development.
Daniel Ballard with Northern Ireland (Photo via Ballard on Twitter)

Arsenal 21yo puts in another couple of impressive senior international performances

Daniel Ballard made another couple of appearances for the Northern Ireland national team over the international break, including one at right-back.
Scotland's Kieran Tierney in action during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifying match at Hampden Park, Glasgow. Picture date: Wednesday, March 31, 2021. Copyright: Andrew Milligan

Highlights: Arsenal star provides hat-trick of assists on international duty

Kieran Tierney provided a hat-trick of assists for Scotland in their final game of the international break against the Faroe Islands on Wednesday.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrating with Denis Bouanga on international duty with Gabon (Photo via ASSEOfficiel on Twitter)

Arsenal results for 15 players on international duty

15 Arsenal players will join up with their countries for senior international fixtures over the March break, let's look at the full fixture list.
Arsenal's English midfielder Emile Smith Rowe is helped from the pitch after picking up an injury during the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Arsenal at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on February 28, 2021. (Photo by TIM KEETON/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Manager confirms Arsenal starter is 'very doubtful' with injury worry

Emile Smith Rowe has picked up a knock on international duty, making him a doubt for the England u21s, as well as Arsenal this weekend.
Kieran Tierney playing for Scotland (Photo: AFP via Getty Images)

Steve Clarke on Kieran Tierney and cramp concerns

Scotland manager Steve Clarke has praised Kieran Tierney's contributions over the international break and played down any fitness concerns.

Arsenal 28yo scores then makes kind gesture towards Mohamed Salah

Mohamed Elneny won the hearts of the Egypt fans twice over on Monday, scoring a goal and making a nice gesture to teammate Mohamed Salah.
Hubert Graczyk with Arsenal (Photo via Graczyk on Instagram)

Video: Arsenal goalkeeper saves a penalty on international duty

Arsenal goalkeeper Hubert Graczyk saved a penalty as he and Daniel Oyegoke helped the England u18s to a win on Monday.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of England scores their team's fifth goal during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Albania U21 at Molineux on November 17, 2020. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal duo involved in disappointing England u21 performances

Eddie Nketiah and Emile Smith Rowe have earned a couple of starts for the England u21s at the European Championships, but the team are underperforming.
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Arsenal talent receives Mexico call-up as they battle Canada for his future

Marcelo Flores could have joined up with the Mexican u20 national team over the current break if not for injury, according to a report.
28.03.2021, Greece versus Honduras. Sotiris Alexandropoulos (L) and Konstantinos Mavropanos (R) of Greece up against Alberth Elis M of Honduras. Photo via Imago

A solid start: Greek media on Konstantinos Mavropanos’ international debut

Arsenal defender Konstantinos Mavropanos made his senior international debut for Greece at the weekend, starting against Honduras.
Cedric Soares playing for Portugal (Photo via Cedric on Twitter)

Video: Arsenal 29yo assists goal on first international start for 2 years

Arsenal's Cedric Soares set up a goal for Portugal on his comeback start for his country, after more than two years away from the side.
Max Alain Gradel of Ivory Coast, and Nicolas Pepe during the friendly match between Japan and Ivory Coast at Stadium Galgenwaard on October 13, 2020 in Utrecht, The Netherlands. VI ANP Sport / ANP IV

4th Arsenal player qualifies for AFCON tournament - scheduled mid-season

Nicolas Pepe and the Ivory Coast confirmed their qualification to next January's Africa Cup of Nations with a win over Niger on Friday.
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2 of Arsenal's busiest players complete another full 90 on international duty

Granit Xhaka and Kieran Tierney are taking the 'break' out of 'international break', playing another 90 minutes each on Thursday.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates a goal for Gabon (Photo via FEGAFOOT on Facebook)

Video: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores 1, assists 1 for Gabon

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored one and assisted one for Gabon on Thursday, and he'll now return to Arsenal early.
17-10-2020, Arsenal's Thomas Partey. Copyright: Alex Livesey

Arsenal set to lose 3-4 key players to AFCON in the middle of next...

Arsenal are set to lose three or more players in the middle of next season after their countries qualified for the next Africa Cup of Nations this week.
Martin Odegaard of Norway in pain during the FIFA World Cup Qualifier football match between Gibraltar and Norway on March 24, 2021, in Gibraltar. Photo: Vegard Wivestad Grott / BILDBYRAN

Martin Odegaard injury update after Norway substitution

Martin Odegaard had to come off at half-time after picking up an injury with Norway in their match against Gibraltar on Wednesday night.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of England celebrates after scoring their team's fourth goal during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Albania U21 at Molineux on November 17, 2020. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal youngster admits how he felt being named captain of England u21s

Eddie Nketiah will captain the England u21s for the group stage of the u21 European Championships this week, admitting he's delighted for the opportunity.