Tag: Lee Dixon

Lee Dixon played for Arsenal Football Club. The former English defender joined Arsenal from Stoke City in 1988 for £375,000. Dixon retired as an Arsenal player in 2002. In total, he made 619 appearances for Arsenal and scored 28 goals. He wore the number 2 shirt for Arsenal. Dixon is currently a football pundit on television. He was born on March 17, 1964.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finally signs new Arsenal deal LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal poses with Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal and the FA Cup Trophy after their 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)

5 of Arsenal’s best-ever January signings

The January transfer window isn't always the best to buy in, but let's take a look at some of Arsenal's top winter signings.

Arsenal legend sends message to NHS staff

Lee Dixon has delivered a message of thanks to NHS staff as he hopes to help convince more people to stay at home as the sun shines and the temptation to run free grows in many despite the dangers.

Arsene Wenger ally attacks Arsenal ex-players for manager criticism

Gilles Grimandi, a former Arsenal player and current scout for the club who remains close to Arsene Wenger, thinks his ex-teammates are wrong to call for the manager's departure.

Former player drops explosive insider info: Defender won't listen & Wenger won't let Bould...

Steve Bould struggles to influence training at Arsenal, according to former teammate Lee Dixon.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal gestures during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Manager claims Arsenal spent £36.9m on player they 'couldn't give away'

Lee Dixon claims Gary Neville told him he couldn't even give Shkodran Mustafi away when he was manager of Valencia, before Arsenal spent £30m on the defender.

Lee Dixon names which Arsenal fan favourite should be first on team sheet

Lee Dixon believes that Jack Wilshere is Arsenal's most important player and should be the first name on the team sheet.

Arsenal legends praise Arsene Wenger for this 'incredible' + 'amazing' achievement

David O'Leary, Alan Smith and Lee Dixon believe that Arsene Wenger's record of Premier League games managed will never be surpassed.

Lee Dixon absolutely nails it about Arsenal and Liverpool’s ‘spirit’

Lee Dixon hit the nail on his head with his post-match tweet following Arsenal's 3-3 draw against Liverpool on Friday.

Lee Dixon has warned Arsenal of one obvious threat from Liverpool

Lee Dixon thinks Arsenal need to be wary of Liverpool's attacking players on Friday, as they're playing even better than they were back in August.
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Defender explains how he signed for Arsenal 'out of the blue'

Lee Dixon has revealed how his move from Stoke to Arsenal came about.

Lee Dixon names the one problem Arsenal have ahead of Saturday's North London derby

Lee Dixon thinks the intensity of the North London derby has died down, and Arsenal don't have enough desire to win the fixture anymore.

Lee Dixon gives one definitive reason why Jack Wilshere has been bizarrely overlooked for...

Lee Dixon says it will be tough for Jack Wilshere to get into the England team, because nobody knows where he should play in it.

Lee Dixon gives brutally honest account of why Arsenal will continue failing in the...

Lee Dixon doesn't believe that this current Arsenal side have the right mentality.

Former Arsenal man admits press bias spurred team on

Lee Dixon says press criticism worked in the Gunners favour back in 1989, when pundits wrote off their title hopes.

Lee Dixon names the two Arsenal players that should be sold

Lee Dixon thinks Arsenal should've sold Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil, in the same way Michael Thomas was sold to Liverpool back in 1991.

Lee Dixon names the day Arsene Wenger should have left Arsenal

Arsene Wenger should have left the club after the FA Cup final, says Lee Dixon.

Lee Dixon uses one word to describe the problems Arsene Wenger faces at Arsenal

Lee Dixon thinks the current situation at Arsenal under Arsène Wenger is beyond repair, after another loss at the weekend.
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Arsenal legend makes shocking claim after Sunday's defeat to Liverpool

Lee Dixon has joined fellow ex-Arsenal players in slating the Gunners' performance on Sunday at Anfield.

Alexis is difficult & moody in training, dressing room and on the pitch says...

Arsenal legend Lee Dixon has claimed that Alexis Sanchez is difficult to work with.

Lee Dixon hits out at Arsenal players over treatment of fans at Tottenham

Lee Dixon was less than impressed by a number of Arsenal players who refused to go across to acknowledge the away fans at White Hart Lane on Sunday.
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Arsenal pundit: Ozil needs to be more like Tottenham star

Lee Dixon reckons that if Mesut Ozil had Dele Alli's nastiness, he'd be 10x the player he is now.
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Wenger thinks it's time to go says former Arsenal man

Former Gunner, Lee Dixon, now believes that Arsene Wenger knows it's time to leave Arsenal after being beaten by Bayern Munich 5-1 on Wednesday night.

Arsenal icon backs defender to become one of the best in history

As far as Arsenal right-backs go, Lee Dixon takes some beating. Dixon appeared 619 times for the club during his 15 years in north London...

Arsenal legend: These Gunners were all underrated

In an exclusive interview with Squawka, Ian Wright admitted that he believes Tony Adams, Lee Dixon, David Seaman, Nigel Winterburn and Steve Bould were all underrated, with David Hillier being the most undervalued player he's ever shared the pitch with.

Lee Dixon gets emotional talking about former Arsenal teammate Tony Adams

On Tony Adams' birthday, Lee Dixon has spoken about his admiration for the centre-back and his favourite memory with the captain. The two Englishman played...

Arsenal legend hits back at former Manchester United man's Wenger criticism

Lee Dixon supports Wenger in light of Gary Neville's criticism.