Tag: Arsenal vs AFC Wimbledon

Carabao Cup - Arsenal v AFC Wimbledon - Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal celebrates his goal to make it 3-0, London Emirates Stadium. Copyright: ArronGent / News Images

Mikel Arteta praises 22yo as model professional

After his excellent flicked finish against AFC Wimbledon on his return from injury, Eddie Nketiah has drawn praise from Mikel Arteta.
Charlie Patino with the Arsenal u23s against Crystal Palace (Photo via David Price on Twitter)

Why Charlie Patino didn't play for Arsenal on Wednesday

Charlie Patino didn't get into Arsenal's League Cup squad on Wednesday, but Mikel Arteta admits he's impressed with the youngster.
Arsenal v Wimbledon 22 September 2021, London - Carabao Cup Football - Arsenal v AFC Wimbledon - Will Nightingale of AFC Wimbledon and Thomas Partey of Arsenal smiles - Photo: Charlotte Wilson / Offside.

Miekl Arteta explains why Thomas Partey played vs AFC Wimbledon

Thomas Partey was a surprise starter for Arsenal as they lined up against AFC Wimbledon on Wednesday night, but why did Mikel Arteta take a chance with him when they play Spurs this weekend?
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)

1 out, 1 doubt: Latest Arsenal team news pre-AFC Wimbledon

Arsenal's injury and suspension list is rapidly shrinking, and there are only a couple of players likely to miss the visit of AFC Wimbledon.
AFC Wimbledon Head Coach Mark Robinson during the EFL Sky Bet League 1 match between Morecambe and AFC Wimbledon at the Globe Arena, Morecambe, England on 11 September 2021. Copyright: Paul Thompson

Wimbledon boss praises top-quality Arsenal squad

AFC Wimbledon boss Mark Robinson believes Arsenal will have top-quality players on the pitch regardless of Mikel Arteta's selection on Wednesday.
Arsenal's Gabriel Martinelli right celebrates with Mohamed Elneny after scoring their side's second goal of the game during the Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London. Picture date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Copyright: Facundo Arrizabalaga

Heavy rotation but no debuts: How Arsenal could line up vs AFC Wimbledon

Taking on AFC Wimbledon in the next round of the League Cup, let's take a look at our Arsenal predicted lineup for the fixture.
Tim Akinola in training with Arsenal (Photo via Akinola on Instagram)

Mikel Arteta includes 20yo in training ahead of potential League Cup call-up

Mikel Arteta has been taking a close look at Tim Akinola ahead of a possible inclusion in Wednesday's League Cup squad, according to a report.
Charlie Patino with the Arsenal u23s against Crystal Palace (Photo via David Price on Twitter)

17-year-old to receive first-team Arsenal squad call-up

Charlie Patino looks set for his first appearance in an Arsenal first-team squad next week, facing AFC Wimbledon in the League Cup.
25th August 2021 - The Hawthorns, West Bromwich, West Midlands, England EFL Cup Football, West Bromwich Albion versus Arsenal - Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates his goal. Photo: ActionPlus / Graham Wilson

Arsenal Carabao Cup date confirmed vs AFC Wimbledon

Arsenal's third round clash against AFC Wimbledon in the Carabao Cup kick-off date at time have been confirmed
25th August 2021 The Hawthorns, West Bromwich, West Midlands, England EFL Cup Football, West Bromwich Albion versus Arsenal Arsenal players celebrate Alexandre Lacazette& x2019s goal after 69 minutes 0-6 Graham Wilson

Arsenal get AFC Wimbledon: Carabao Cup 3rd round draw in full

Arsenal were drawn against AFC Wimbledon in the Carabao Cup after beating West Brom in Round 2.
GILLINGHAM, ENGLAND: Catalin Cirjan celebrates scoring a goal for Arsenal during the match between Gillingham and Arsenal U21 at Priestfield Stadium on November 10, 2020. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal draw League One side in the 2nd round of the EFL Trophy

Arsenal will face AFC Wimbledon in the second round of the EFL Trophy, after comfortably winning their group in the previous stage.