Tag: Emmanuel Adebayor

Emmanuel Adebayor played for Arsenal Football Club. The Togolese forward joined Arsenal from Monaco in 2006 for £3m. Adebayor left Arsenal for Manchester City in 2009 for £25m. In total, he made 142 appearances for Arsenal and scored 62 goals. Adebayor wore the number 25 shirt for Arsenal. He was born on February 26, 1984. Adebayor currently plays for Kayserispor in Turkey.

LONDON - OCTOBER 13: Mart Poom of Estonia gestures during the Euro 2008 Group E qualifying match between England and Estonia at Wembley Stadium on October 13, 2007 in London, England. (Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

Exotic imports: 4 players from underrepresented countries to have played for Arsenal

Football is acknowledged to be the most popular sport on the planet. In fact, it is probably the only sport that is popular in just about any country you can think of.
Emmanuel Adebayor, during his Arsenal days.

Thomas Partey advised to ignore Manchester United and Chelsea by Emmanuel Adebayor

Emmanuel Adebayor says he advised 'great player' Thomas Partey to join Arsenal over clubs like Manchester United or Chelsea.
Argentina's Defensa y Justicia player Francisco Cerro (C) vies for the ball with Paraguay's Olimpia player Emmanuel Adebayor during their Copa Libertadores football match at Manuel Ferreira stadium, in Asuncion, on March 11, 2020. (Photo by NORBERTO DUARTE / AFP via Getty Images)

Video: Former Gunner sent off on 2nd start for new club after face kick

Former Gunner Emmanuel Adebayor received a red card for a flying kick to an opponent's face on his second start for Olimpia today.
Togo's national football team Togolese forward Emmanuel Adebayor smiles during a training session on January 18, 2017 in Bitam during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations football tournament in Gabon.

Disliked former Arsenal forward signs for Olimpia despite Premier League return rumours

After a few months without a club, Emmanuel Adebayor has signed for Olimpia in the Super Lig.
Emmanuel Adebayor, during his Arsenal days.

Newcastle, Aston Villa and Brighton all hated ex-Arsenal forward

Newcastle United, Aston Villa and Brighton are all said to be trying to sign Emmanuel Adebayor who is currently a free agent.
Emmanuel Adebayor

Arsenal ex-players in the news: 2 moves, an ice-cream company & a government role

During the course of my week I come across quite a few stories that don't seem to make the mainstream press or, at least, get delayed and I thought it might be an idea to collect some of those up.
CARDIFF, WALES - MAY 21: Patrick Vieira of Arsenal and Roy Keane of Manchester United battle for the ball during the FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester United at The Millennium Stadium on May 21, 2005 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s biggest fallouts: 4 major bust-ups, fights and riots

Arsenal aren't generally known as a club that constantly start brawls, fights and riots, but that just makes the occasions where things do kick off all the more memorable.

4 Arsenal players who beat De Bruyne’s hat-trick of assists

Kevin De Bruyne provided three assists at the weekend at Manchester City beat Leicester City, but four Arsenal players have gone one better.

6 of our favourite times Arsenal humiliated Tottenham

Ahead of the North London derby this Saturday, we've looked at some of Arsenal's humiliations of their local rivals.

62-goal forward changed mind about leaving, Wenger sold him anyway says super agent

Football super agent Jon Smith says Emmanuel Adebayor changed his mind about his Manchester City move, but Arsene Wenger ushered him out the door anyway.

Ex-Gunners striker makes shock claim over why he really left Arsenal

Emmanuel Adebayor has accused Arsene Wenger of being fake and forcing him out of Arsenal.
Emmanuel Adebayor

Former Arsenal striker adopts late brother's son

Ex-Real Madrid and Arsenal forward Emmanuel Adebayor has confirmed he’s adopted the son of his late brother, renaming his Junior Emmanuel Adebayor.

Emmanuel Adebayor uses one infuriating word to describe that celebration against Arsenal

Emmanuel Adebayor has spoken out about his infamous celebration against Arsenal, saying he would've paid millions to do it if he had to.
Emmanuel Adebayor's goal was the one and only in a slender 1-0 victory at Old Trafford, back in September 2006. Since then, Arsenal haven't beaten United away from home in the league. (Picture source: The Independent)

Arsenal fans infuriated by Emmanuel Adebayor's comments on Tomas Rosicky

Arsenal supporters have reacted very angrily to Emmanuel Adebayor's comments on former Gunner Tomas Rosicky.

Former Arsenal striker admits he contemplated suicide

Emmanuel Adebayor says he considered suicide on multiple occasions as his family situation worsened, but is glad to have it all out in the open now.
Emmanuel Adebayor

Arsenal villain admits his only mistake in England

Emmanuel Adebayor says his decision to sign for Crystal Palace was the only mistake he made in his Premier League career.

Can you name every Arsenal Premier League top goalscorer?

Arsenal have had a variety of top scorers since the Premier League's inception in 1992, can you remember them all? Which one has won the most awards?

Wenger explains why Arsenal had to sell players between 2006 and 2015

Arsene Wenger has explained why Arsenal had to sell players between 2006 and 2015.

Which Arsenal legend won top goalscorer 7 years in a row?

Thierry Henry wasn't just Arsenal's all time top Premier League goalscorer, netting 175 goals, he was the Gunners top goalscorer for seven years in a row.
Robin van Persie left Arsenal to join Manchester United in 2012 for £25m.

10 players that Arsenal stood by who showed no loyalty in return

With rumours once again circulating that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain could be Liverpool-bound this summer, Arsenal have every right to feel aggrieved.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Robin van Persie of Arsenal celebrates scoring their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium on May 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Top 5 biggest Arsenal traitors

With Alexis Sanchez potentially set to force a move away from Arsenal this summer or leave on a free next year, we look back at Arsenal's top five traitors.

7 players Wenger has used the personal touch to sign

With the news that Arsene Wenger personally called up Russian scout, Oleg Luzhny, to watch CSKA Moscow midfielder, Aleksandr Golovin, we look at other players that the Frenchman has used the personal touch to sign.

What does Lacazette have to do to make the list of Arsenal’s top Premier...

Arsenal have had many great strikers over the years, but what standard does Alexandre Lacazette have to reach?
Emmanuel Adebayor

Former Arsenal man says move to this club was the “worst decision of my...

Ex-Arsenal striker Emmanuel Adebayor described his 2016-move to Crystal Palace as the “worst decision of my career,” after lasting little over five months at Selhurst Park and scoring only one goal.
Emmanuel Adebayor, during his Arsenal days.

He told me Arsenal wanted me

Emmanuel Adebayor has revealed that the first time Arsene Wenger called him to talk about a move to Arsenal, he hung up on him.
Robin van Persie, Emmanuel Adebayor

OTD Striker scores on Arsenal debut

On this day in 2006, Emmanuel Adebayor scored on his Arsenal debut against Birmingham.
Emmanuel Adebayor

Former Arsenal and Tottenham man finally finds a club

Former Arsenal striker, Emmanuel Adebayor, has signed for Istanbul Basaksehir.
Robin van Persie, Emmanuel Adebayor

Hated Arsenal duo wanted by Brazilian side

Brazilian side, Sao Paulo, want both Robin van Persie and Emmanuel Adebayor according to a report from the country in UOL.

Adebayor annoyed at Lyon for not being like Arsenal

Emmanuel Adebayor, who spent three years at the Emirates, has made public his annoyance that Ligue 1 side Lyon have opted against completing a deal to sign him, pointing to their manager not having the same authority as Arsene Wenger as one of his sore points.

Lyon in pole position to sign former Arsenal striker - report

Lyon are reportedly favourites to sign former Gunner, Emmanuel Adebayor.

Ex-Arsenal men set be offered impressive contracts in Turkey - report

Mathieu Flamini and Emmanuel Adebayor are set to reunite at Turkish club Caykur Rozespor with both of them reportedly being offered £1.7m a year in wages.

Former Gunner: I laugh at Arsenal fans

Emmanuel Adebayor isn't gaining any fans at the Emirates anytime soon but the Crystal Palace striker insists that he finds the Gooners booing him funny.

Former Tottenham and Arsenal man proves to be thorn in Gunners' side

Emmanuel Adebayor has an annoyingly decent record against Arsenal.

Wenger fearful former Gunners could harm Arsenal once again

Emmanuel Adebayor's name once rang out around the Emirates Stadium but, right now, that seems a very long time ago.

Infographic: Arsenal’s January signings

Arsenal have made a few decent signings in the winter transfer window.

Is this how to beat Arsenal?

After an Andy Carroll hat-trick, Arsenal might have to get used to sides targeting defensive frailties in the air again.

Former Arsenal and Tottenham trouble-maker signs for Crystal Palace

Emmanuel Adebayor has ended his self-imposed sabbatical by signing for Alan Pardew’s Crystal Palace. Pardew is claiming that he will be able to handle the...

Pardew lines up two former Arsenal strikers to ‘lift’ Crystal Palace

Alan Pardew looks as if he might be about to put together the ultimate dream team at Crystal Palace. The former Newcastle boss is hoping...
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Arsenal and Spurs villain could be set for Watford

Emmanuel Adebayor could be about to rock up in the Premier League once again with Watford being touted as a possible destination for the...

Why it always matters against Tottenham

It may only be the Capital One Cup, but this week's game takes on a new level of importance for one reason. It's against Spurs. My...