Tag: Carlos Vela

Arsenal's Mexican striker Carlos Vela (L) celebrates scoring the second goal with teammate Sanchez Watt (R) during their Carling Cup 3rd round match against West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates, London, on September 22, 2009. AFP PHOTO/GLYN KIRK

Former Gunner admits he joined Arsenal too young - wasn't mentally prepared

Carlos Vela admits he wasn't ready to join Arsenal when he did, and it put a mental strain on him as such a young player.
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 13: Carlos Vela #10 of Los Angeles FC reacts after earning a corner kick during a 2-0 win over FC Cincinnati at Banc of California Stadium on April 13, 2019, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Former Gunner breaks league record for most goals after impressive hat-trick

Carlos Vela won the Golden Boot and broke the MLS record for goals in a single regular season on Sunday, as LAFC's league campaign drew to a close.
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Former Gunner wins regular season title as club's top scorer

LAFC have won the 2019 Supporters' Shield in the MLS, with former Gunner Carlos Vela's goals firing them to the title.
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 21: Stefan Frei #24 of Seattle Sounders is unable to stop Carlos Vela #10 of Los Angeles FC as he scores a goal during the second half of a game at Banc of California Stadium on April 21, 2019, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Former Gunner leading his new team to league trophy: Highest statistical rating in the...

Carlos Vela and LAFC are just games away from winning the Supporters' Shield, with the former Gunner leading their title charge.

Most goals, second-most assists, most shots: Former Gunner is shining for new club

Carlos Vela is dominating MLS football this season, leading the league in a number of stats as his team LAFC also top the division.

Barcelona have total agreement to sign Arsenal dud

FC Barcelona have 'total agreement' with Carlos Vela and his club Los Angeles FC to loan the striker until the end of the season, according to reports in Spain.

Podcast: Xhaka and Lichtsteiner criticised – Arsenal World Cup daily round-up

In this third podcast of our summer World Cup series, Anita recaps day four of the action which featured Costa Rica (Joel Campbell) v Serbia, Germany (Mesut Ozil) v Mexico (Carlos Vela), and Brazil v Switzerland (Granit Xhaka and Stephan Lichtsteiner).

Will Arsenal benefit from former striker's latest move?

Former Arsenal striker Carlos Vela is about to join MLS expansion club Los Angeles FC so we decided to check if Arsenal might benefit from a sell-on clause.

Former Arsenal striker wants to be best in MLS

Carlos Vela has told the media that he hopes he can be the best player in the MLS, ahead of his move to newly formed Los Angeles Football Club.

Former Arsenal forward joining MLS club in January

Former Arsenal forward Carlos Vela will join expansion club Los Angeles FC in January. 

Stuttgart sign Arsenal striker on loan

Takuma Asano will spend another season with Stuttgart after he was once again denied a work permit to stay with Arsenal.

‘He is one of the best strikers in Europe’ – Wenger

Arsene Wenger has hailed former Arsenal man, Carlos Vela, as one of the best strikers in Europe despite his appalling minute-per-goal ratio.

Former Arsenal man faces being dropped after lying about illness

Carlos Vela has been caught lying about being ill when he was, in fact, hungover. The forward, who's made 28 appearances for Real Sociedad this...

Former Arsenal striker turns down move to London club

by Nia Griffiths Carlos Vela has reportedly turned down the chance to come back to the Premier League - or more specifically, to join London...

Hit or miss? Arsenal’s January deals

Which of Arsenal's January transfer signings have been a hit and which ones missed the mark by a mile? Find out here.