Tag: Daily Telegraph

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Nicolas Pepe a £72m flop at Arsenal? He’s their best performer this season

As I was reading  through the papers during the week, I was stopped by Jason' Burt's article in the Telegraph that was supposed to be praising Mikel Arteta but just ended up insulting Arsenal, their fans, and Nicolas Pepe.
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Why did the Daily Mail use this anti-Mesut Ozil headline ahead of Manchester United...

If you ever wonder why a lot of people who don't watch Mesut Ozil play regularly hold the views of him that they do, it is because of rubbish like this from the Daily Mail.

Media still letting women’s sport down despite pledges

Recently, the Daily Telegraph made a really big deal of a new initiative they were launching to increase coverage of women’s sport in their paper but what does that look like?
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 04: Jordan Nobbs of Arsenal celebrates after scoring her sides first goal during the WSL match between Arsenal Women and Birmingham Ladies at Meadow Park on November 4, 2018 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images)

Arsenal midfielder gets column in Daily Telegraph

Arsenal’s Jordan Nobbs has landed herself a column in the Telegraph who are trying to introduce more women’s content to their Sport supplement.
A drone flies above the pitch to record a training session of French L1 football club Girondins de Bordeaux's on January 11, 2018 at the Haillan training centre near Bordeaux, southwestern France. / AFP PHOTO / NICOLAS TUCAT

No. 1 Priority: Arsenal, Tottenham and Everton hold anti-drone meetings

Arsenal, Tottenham and Everton have all held meetings about drone defence after incidents at Gatwick and Heathrow pushed the matter to the 'top of the agenda' according to Ben Rumsby in the Telegraph.

8 hilarious bits from the aftermath of Arsenal’s epic win over Tottenham

Sunday’s win over Tottenham Hotspur delivered some brilliant entertainment, much-needed relief for Arenal fans and a chance to smack Tottenham back into place.
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Perfect 10: Arsenal’s win inspires dull back pages

Arsenal beat Leicester City in style on Monday night but it must have caught the sub-editors out because they nearly all went with the same boring headline on Tuesday morning for their back pages - Perfect 10'.
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Mauricio Pochettino ‘performing miracles’ for doing worse than Arsene Wenger

Until the last two years of his reign at Arsenal, Arsene Wenger kept Arsenal above Tottenham and in the Champions League despite stringent spending restrictions because of the stadium move and a number of serious injuries.

Arsenal title challenge: Daily Telegraph get carried away

There were many things I expected to see as I had a look around the UK press on Monday morning, but the Daily Telegraph declaring Arsenal as title challengers was not one of them.
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Anti-trans writers continue to do harm

Over the weekend, the Telegraph published an article entitled ‘Transgender politics is a world where if I say a thing is true, it is’ by Melanie McDonagh in their premium section. It then appeared in Monday's actual Telegraph. 

Arsenal have not contacted any manager to replace Wenger for this amazing reason

Arsenal have reportedly not contacted any of their preferred managerial candidates as they want to show respect to the clubs they are currently working for.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil criticised by major paper after CSKA performance for crazy reason that doesn’t...

Mesut Ozil collected two assists against CSKA Moscow, probably should have had at least five and generally strutted around the Ashburton Grove pitch with a swagger his talent deserves, so of course the first thing you will want to do when talking about him is tell everybody he is a flattrack bully, right?

Arsenal drama goes into overdrive: Players, manager, former chairman all have their say

The players have held a meeting without Wenger to try and figure out a solution, the manager has held a meeting with the players to warn them their futures are at risk while Peter Hill-Wood has said Wenger has overstayed his welcome at the club as the soap opera that is Arsenal FC rolls on.

Media watch: Glaring difference between the Telegraph’s coverage of Arsenal and Manchester City

There was a notable difference in the way the Telegraph covered Arsenal and Manchester City on the weekend.

Arsenal weekend round-up: Gibbs future, Alexis' wage demands, £72m bid planned for Real Madrid...

Kieran Gibbs close to an exit, Alexis Sanchez names his wage demands, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain unsure about his future and Arsenal ready to trigger £72m release clause for Real Madrid star.
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Wenger pleas, pledges and predictions – What the back pages say

The papers, as you all know, love nothing more that a bit of hyperbole to start the day.

Wilshere told to stay indoors after being close to incident

Jack Wilshere has been ordered to remain indoors with the curtains drawn at all times lest he be seen outside when he is unable to play football.