Tag: FA Cup

Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang holds the winner's trophy as the team celebrates victory after the English FA Cup final football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium in London, on August 1, 2020. - Arsenal won the match 2-1. (Photo by Catherine Ivill / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal will get special FA Cup winners badges this season

Arsenal will get special badges on their sleeve in the FA Cup this season, to recognise that they're the current holders of the competition.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: The team react as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal drops the FA Cup Trophy during the celebrations after the FA Cup Final match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 01, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

FA Cup & League Cup changes confirmed for 2020/21

The FA Cup and League Cup 2020/21 campaigns will see some significant changes as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, both in scheduling and prize money.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal lifts the FA Cup Trophy after his teams victory in the Heads Up FA Cup Final match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 01, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

How many trophies have Arsenal won?

Arsenal have been winning silverware since 1889 - 21 years before Chelsea were even founded.
Harry Redknapp, Manager of Birmingham City looks on prior to the Carabao Cup Second Round match between Birmingham City and AFC Bournemouth at St Andrews (stadium) on August 22, 2017 in Birmingham, England.

BT Sport drop Harry Redknapp for Arsenal game amid safety fears

BT Sport have dropped Harry Redknapp from their coverage of Arsenal's FA Cup game against Portsmouth as they are concerned over his safety amongst the home fans.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 233: The kids really are all right

Matthew and Paul bask in the glow of the fightback at Stamford Bridge, and run the rule over winning at Bournemouth in the cup. They...
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

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In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Anita look back at our FA Cup 3rd Round victory over Blackpool, discuss...

Laugh, cry, get angry: 6 moods to deploy this weekend without Arsenal

The Premier League takes a break this weekend, and so do the Arsenal.

'It’s embarrassing...it’s criminal...really quite poor' - Arsenal defender hammered after FA Cup loss

Martin Keown has labelled Arsenal's defending for Nottingham Forest's first goal as 'embarrassing', and feels Per Mertesacker should have done something about it.

Only one way Arsenal can salvage their season

Arsenal's FA Cup exit and continual struggles in the Premier League could leave everything riding on the Europa League.
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 07: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at City Ground on January 7, 2018 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Embarrassing records Arsene Wenger keeps setting at Arsenal

The longer Arsene Wenger stays at Arsenal, the more records he sets. Unfortunately, not all of them are good.

Nottingham Forest defeat echoes Arsene Wenger's seven-year FA Cup embarrassment

Arsenal have had recent success in the FA Cup, but Sunday's third round defeat to Nottingham Forest was an unwelcome return to Arsene Wenger's embarrassing 2006-2013 period.

Shambolic Arsenal humiliated by Nottingham Forest as referee screws up again

Nottingham Forest claimed a famous victory against a shambolic Arsenal team.

Will Arsenal’s FA Cup domination continue? Nottingham Forest preview

Arsenal get their FA Cup defence underway with a trip to Championship side Nottingham Forest on Sunday.

Hector Bellerin names the one person to thank for Arsenal's FA Cup win over...

Hector Bellerin says Arsene Wenger's team talk before last season's FA Cup final win "really stuck in our heads".

FA Cup third round draw: Arsenal away to Championship opponent, Liverpool have Merseyside derby

Arsenal will travel to face Nottingham Forest in the FA Cup third round next month.

Arsene Wenger says he won't make this sacrifice this season

Arsene Wenger has said that he won't sacrifice any competition this season despite the risks of injury that can occur due to Arsenal's growing fixture list.

Are Arsenal really lucky with their cup draws like media claim?

Arsenal have been given a series of incredibly lucky (and easy) draws in cup competitions, according to the Daily Mail, but have they really?
HULL, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur reacts during the Premier League match between Hull City and Tottenham Hotspur at the KC Stadium on May 21, 2017 in Hull, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Mauricio Pochettino takes a shot at Arsenal and Wigan after dismissing domestic trophies

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has dismissed the FA Cup and Carabao Cup, taking a shot at the likes of Arsenal and Wigan Athletic in the process.

Arsenal captain wants the team fighting for these three trophies in May

Per Mertesacker is hopeful for a very successful end to his professional career, before he becomes academy manager at the end of the season.
Arsenal celebrating their 2016/17 FA Cup victory

New FA Cup deal with Emirates could end hopes of a winter break

The new Emirates FA Cup deal could have an impact on the potential implementation of a winter break, according to reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 27: Rob Holding of Arsenal and Diego Costa of Chelsea argue with referee Anthony Taylor during The Emirates FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on May 27, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Rob Holding talks about that confrontation with Diego Costa in the FA Cup final

Arsenal defender Rob Holding has reflected on his confrontation with Chelsea striker Diego Costa in last season's FA Cup final.
Theo Walcott

Arsenal 28-year-old makes a bold admission ahead of the new season

Theo Walcott has said that Arsenal aren't paying attention to their doubters and are ready for the new season.

Why West Ham’s David Sullivan is wrong to complain about Arsenal’s FA Cup draws

West Ham chairman David Sullivan has complained that Arsenal always receive easy FA Cup draws. 

6 greatest things Mesut Ozil has done in an Arsenal shirt

Since signing for Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013, what are some of the greatest things that Mesut Ozil has done?

Man City's Ederson is the world's most expensive goalkeeper, but where does Arsenal's Petr...

Petr Cech's move to Arsenal in 2014 is now the joint-ninth most expensive goalkeeper transfer of all time.

Per Mertesacker admits one major career disappointment

Per Mertesacker revealed his failure to win a league title was one of the biggest disappointments of his career.
Petr Cech

Arsenal man critical of Wenger’s decision to drop him on the biggest stage

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech revealed his disappointment to have been dropped for the FA Cup final against former side Chelsea, being told just 24 hours before the game by manager Arsene Wenger.

Is this Arsenal defender vindication of Wenger's faith in youngsters?

Rob Holding continues to impress with Arsenal and has thanked manager Arsene Wenger for his show of faith, as he prepares to face Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup Final.
Per Mertesacker

Club captain has "no idea" if he's fit enough for Saturday's FA Cup final

Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker recently admitted he has no idea if he's fit enough to play the FA Cup final this weekend.
David Seaman

Ex-Arsenal and England goalkeeper sends a message to his former club

Former Arsenal goalkeeper David Seaman wants his old club to reconsider their way of doing business. The England shot-stopper said in an interview that...

London club won't be held to ransom by contract rebel

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed the club hold all the cards with Alexis Sanchez this summer, saying the Gunners will make the decision on the star’s future at the Emirates Stadium.
wembley stadium

Arsenal make two big decisions in the wake of the Manchester terror attack

With the nation’s security threat placed at critical, Arsenal have cancelled the screening of the FA Cup final at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, and the London club won’t hold a victory parade if the win the trophy.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 92: Arsenal find find their cojones plus laughing at Tottenham & more

In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Helen to discuss winning at Wembley, the team finding its cojones, being reminded what it feels like to laugh at Spurs and what a cup final place means for the club.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 91: We can’t do optimism: Middlesbrough, new formations, Manchester City + more

In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Stephen and Sylvain to pore over the win at Middlesbrough: 3 at the back? Walcott on the naughty step? Will we see the same against Man City at Wembley?

Could this season yet go down in history for Arsene Wenger?

Arsenal have crashed out of the Champions League in humiliating fashion and slid down the Premier League table so that qualification is an outside shot at best. So it falls to the FA Cup, so often denigrated in word by fans and in deed by managers with eyes on bigger prizes, to salvage the season.

Arsenal podcast #83: Munich massacre, Sutton bandaid, Lucas lovin, The Jeff + more

In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Anita and Sylvain postmortem the Munich massacre, attempt to be excited by beating Sutton, and give Lucas some love.

Could this season yet go down in history for Arsenal?

Since I last wrote, it's all gone a bit apocalyptic. Without wallowing any further in Munich misery, it was a game that felt like a...
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Why the magic of the FA Cup is still alive

This weekend, in a line surely designed to troll Arsenal fans everywhere, one tabloid wrote off the FA Cup as a competition only Arsenal...

Exclusive Arsenal 2015 FA Cup Winners Wallpaper, header and cover (mobile & desktop)

It's happened again! No, I'm not gonna pull a Jack Wilshere (although it's perfectly fine!) but it did happen again, we have won the FA Cup...

The FA Cup Final Wallpaper – Home Edition

Of course there's a home edition too. What did I tell you about other colors available? Here's a red and white edition, because those *are*...