Tag: Burnley

Wenger praises Burnley’s dazzling home form

Arsenal host Burnley on Sunday but when we encountered the Clarets earlier in the season at Turf Moor, we narrowly escaped with our 1-0 victory.
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Wenger delivers five positive injury updates pre-Burnley

As Arsenal fans, we're not too used to receiving positive injury news yet, on Thursday morning, Arsene Wenger was all smiles ahead of our clash against Burnley.
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Huge Arsenal boost - Three players return for Burnley, Giroud trains

Arsene Wenger spoke to the media ahead of Arsenal's match against Burnley at the Emirates on Sunday and gave the latest fitness updates on a few players.

Joey Barton – Of course I would have liked to play for Arsenal!

Joey Barton has been speaking (again) about his big opportunity to join Arsenal.
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Arsenal squad injury report

On Wednesdays, Daily Cannon looks back over all the injuries that the Arsenal squad currently has, so let's see who's available for Sunday's clash against Burnley at the Emirates.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Burnley

Arsenal play host to Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday, so let's look ahead and see how their squad is looking.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Burnley

Arsenal host Burnley next weekend and as part of a new feature, we will keeping an eye on Arsenal's next four opponents in the run up to the game.

Arsenal opposition injury report – Southampton/Norwich

Arsenal will play either Southampton or Norwich in the FA Cup and as part of a new feature, we will keeping an eye on Arsenal's next four opponents in the run up to the game.
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Long read: How Arsene Wenger put an end to 'boring, boring Arsenal'

That Arsène Wenger marked his 20th anniversary of taking charge of the Arsenal with a scrappy, George Graham style, 1-0 win at Burnley was an irony I feel sure the Frenchman will have appreciated.

Should Arsenal be concerned by narrow Burnley victory?

92.05 - that was when Arsenal finally scored against Burnley, securing three points and ensuring we kept pressure on Spurs and Manchester City above us at the top of the Premier League table.

Iwobi mocks his own terrible effort v Burnley

Alex Iwobi took to social media after Arsenal's win over Burnley to have a laugh at his own terrible shot that almost seem to go at right angles from his body while he was facing the goal.
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Tactics: Why Arsenal swapped caviar for sausages against Burnley

After two exhilarating champagne and caviar displays against Chelsea and Basel, Arsenal were very much back to sausages at Burnley, but managed to escape Turf Moor with all three points after a somewhat fortuitous last-minute winner.
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Quick watch: Burnley manager jokes about punching Arsene Wenger

Sean Dyche spoke to the media after his side were denied a hard-fought draw at Turf Moor through Laurent Koscielny's last second winner.
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Proof Arsenal’s goal against Burnley was not handball

When is a handball not a handball? When you know the laws of the game.

Wenger admits he was ‘fuming’ before Arsenal goal v Burnley

Arsene Wenger has revealed that he was ‘fuming’ with Arsenal’s decision to take a short corner just before they scored the winner in the dying seconds against Burnley at Turf Moor.

Wenger hails lucky win to close gap on Manchester City and Tottenham

In the post-match interview following our narrow victory away against Burnley, Arsène Wenger admitted that Arsenal's stoppage-time winner courtesy of Laurent Koscielny was "a little fortunate" as the hosts' defensive work out of possession wasn't rewarded with at least one point on the afternoon at Turf Moor.

Analysis – Should Arsenal’s goal against Burnley have been disallowed?

It seems, at times, that there's nothing that the media love more than to whinge that Arsenal shouldn't have won when they've pulled off something dramatic.

Was Lucas actually dropped by Arsenal for Burnley game?

As the teams were announced for the Arsenal game against Burnley, it didn’t take long before it was being claimed that Lucas had been dropped from the squad and was not actually injured.

Arsenal close gap on Tottenham with last-minute winner v Burnley

Arsenal couldn't replicate their form of recent weeks but somehow grabbed a last-minute winner against Burnley as we head into the international break pondering familiar problems.

Wenger hails Koscielny-Mustafi partnership ahead of Burnley match

Arsène Wenger has publicly revealed why he feels the centre-back partnership between Laurent Koscielny and Shkodran Mustafi has been so effective since the latter's arrival in the summer transfer window.

Official teams: Burnley v Arsenal

It's the final Premier League game before the second international break of a season that isn't even two months old descends upon us and bores us all to death.
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Burnley vs Arsenal preview: Gunners aim to continue momentum

Having extended our unbeaten run to eight matches in all competitions, as well as four consecutive league victories, it's fair to say that Arsenal are beginning to build momentum with the month of October having begun this weekend.

Infograph: Opposition preview – Burnley v Arsenal

Arsenal travel to Turf Moor on Sunday hoping to continue their run of positive results.
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Arsenal predicted XI v Burnley – Iwobi and Cech back in

Despite Arsenal's success against Basel midweek, it's likely that we'll revert back to the previous starting XI that beat Chelsea when we face Burnley on Sunday.
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Burnley boss hails Arsene Wenger, relishes Arsenal challenge

Sean Dyche hailed Arsene Wenger ahead of Burnley's clash with Arsenal on Sunday.

Arsenal fans to unveil new Arsene Wenger banner at Burnley

Arsenal fans will unveil a new Arsene Wenger banner during their visit to Turf Moor on Sunday afternoon.

Arsenal star misses out on Basel and Burnley

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that although Olivier Giroud would miss out on the Basel clash on Wednesday through suspension anyway, he'll also most likely miss out on our Premier League match with Burnley on Sunday.

Arsenal face nightmare December – 2016/17 fixture list leaked

If this leaked 2016/17 fixture list is to be believed, Arsenal face a hellish December.

Player focus: Ospina proves safe hands for Arsenal against Burnley

In a game where Arsenal had the most of the ball possession, David Ospina had a good game overall in Arsenal's 2-1 win against Burnley. As...

Relive: Eduardo's goal against Burnley after miraculous return

February 2008, Eduardo lay on the ground at Birmingham with an injury which would require an emergency operation. The surgeon has admitted there was a...
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Dyche admits Burnley will rotate as Championship takes priority

Arsenal are due to rotate fairly heavily on Saturday, but they won't be the only ones. Chasing promotion in the Championship, Burnley visit the Emirates...

Dyche hoping ‘underdog’ tag inspires Burnley

After promotion in 2014 and a year in the Premier League, Burnley are far from an unknown quantity on Saturday. The Clarets are pretty well...

Wenger wants players to learn from Sheffield Wednesday defeat as Burnley visit

Burnley, much like Sheffield Wednesday were in the fourth round of the League Cup this season, are the underdogs against Arsenal on Saturday. But at...
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Predicted XI to face Burnley: Coquelin, Elneny and Alexis to start

A much changed Arsenal will take to the pitch on Saturday, when the Gunners host Burnley in the fourth round of the FA Cup. Arsène...
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Arsenal v Burnley preview: Gunning for the cup

After coming through the third round tie with Sunderland at the beginning of the month, a win against Burnley would take Arsenal one game...

Wenger confirms stars to return ahead of Burnley

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday morning ahead of his side's FA Cup game against Burnley, a side they last met in...
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Opponent watch: Burnley score four to go third in the Championship

Arsenal will play Burnley in the FA Cup on Saturday, and the Gunners will have their work cut out if Monday's performance was anything...

Penalty loving ref to take charge of Arsenal v Burnley

Roger East has been appointed referee for Arsenal's 4th round FA Cup tie against Burnley on Saturday, but what does that mean for us? In...

Wenger: That's what you need in a season

After Arsenal ground out a 1-0 win against Burnley this weekend, the manager describes how we’re ready to ‘scrap’ in our upcoming games.

Burnley tanked as expected: Post-match reactions

Turn up, work hard, take the points. That's what we said in our predictions. Did we get anything else right? Lee Hurley Win 2-0 We didn't get the second...