Tag: Nigel Winterburn

Nigel Winterburn played for Arsenal Football Club. The former English defender joined Arsenal from Wimbledon in 1987 for £350,000. Winterburn left Arsenal for West Ham in 2000 for £250,000. In total, he made 584 appearances for Arsenal and scored 12 goals. Winterburn wore the number 3 shirt for Arsenal. He currently works as a football pundit in the media. Winterburn was born on December 11, 1963.

Paul Ince & Nigel Winterburn Blackburn Rovers Manager Macclesfield V Blackburn Moss Rose Stadium, Macclesfield, England 14 July 2008 MACCLESFIELD V BLACKBURN Copyright: Allstar/MichaelxMayhe

Arsenal legend calls for Kieran Tierney to be made captain

Nigel Winterburn has urged Mikel Arteta to make Kieran Tierney Arsenal's captain amid reports Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could leave the club this summer.

Winterburn claims defenders no longer focus on defending

Former Arsenal star Nigel Winterburn says that the art of defending in the Premier League has evolved massively over the past couple of decades.
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Arsenal’s greatest left-backs

Kieran Tierney has already made himself a favourite at Arsenal, but will he be able to claim a place amongst the club's greatest left-backs?

Nigel Winterburn: The Arsenal squad will have to get used to it

Nigel Winterburn has been speaking about the situation at Arsenal with Unai Emery while also looking ahead to Arsenal's game against Liverpool in the Carabao Cup.
28 Nov 1999: Nigel Winterburn of Arsenal on the ball against Derby County during the FA Carling Premiership match at Highbury in London. Arsenal won 2-1. \ Credit: Gary Prior /Allsport

Arsenal legend insists their team was better than Manchester United's treble-winning side

Nigel Winterburn thinks the Arsenal team of the late nineties was better than Manchester United's treble-winning side, but they lost out on a couple of small details.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 25: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal is challenged by Lucas Perez of West Ham United during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on August 25, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Manchester United and Chelsea "will battle it out" to sign Ramsey in January

Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn thinks some of the Premier League's top clubs will fight it out for Aaron Ramsey's signature if the Welshman decides not to sign a contract extension with the Gunners.

Pundit explains how long Unai Emery will need to make Arsenal contenders

Nigel Winterburn believes that Unai Emery will need at least one season to make progress with Arsenal.

Nigel Winterburn builds Tottenham up and then hammers them back down

Nigel Winterburn says Tottenham have closed the gap to Arsenal, but the Gunners are still on top. He feels that won't change until Spurs end their trophy drought.

Nigel Winterburn names the one thing Arsenal must do to have a successful season

Former Gunner Nigel Winterburn claims that while finishing in the top four will be an achievement, Arsenal really need to win a trophy to have a successful season.

35 pints, Drunk English and French smokers: Arsene Wenger’s 1st Premier League winning side

Arsène Wenger's first Premier League winning team was a mixture of drunk Englishmen and French smokers, according to Ray Parlour.

Nigel Winterburn names the player this Arsenal man is most like

Nigel Winterburn believes Arsenal's club record signing Alexandre Lacazette is more like Ian Wright rather than Thierry Henry, as many previously suggested.

Arsenal legend responds after Gunners are linked with Manchester City 29-year-old

Former Arsenal defender Nigel Winterburn has said that Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero wouldn't want to join the Gunners at the moment.

Arsenal legend 'stunned' by rumours surrounding 28-year-old

Former Arsenal defender Nigel Winterburn says he fears for his old club should Alexis Sanchez leave in the coming days.
28 Nov 1999: Nigel Winterburn of Arsenal on the ball against Derby County during the FA Carling Premiership match at Highbury in London. Arsenal won 2-1. \ Credit: Gary Prior /Allsport

Arsenal legend doesn't believe signing Manchester City 22-year-old would please the fans

Nigel Winterburn says that Arsenal fans wouldn't be happy if Raheem Sterling joined the club, since he believes that the Gunners need to strengthen in other areas.

Arsenal legend apologises to supporters for these three reasons

Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn has issued on apology to the supporters on behalf of the club after Sunday’s embarrassing 4-0 defeat to Liverpool.

Arsenal legend surprised the Gunners didn't sign this player

Former Arsenal left-back Nigel Winterburn has said he was surprised the Gunners didn't try and sign goalkeeper Jordan Pickford before he left Sunderland to join Everton.

Arsenal legend says Arsene Wenger must keep 24-year-old for this reason

Former Arsenal full-back, Nigel Winterburn, is convinced that Arsene Wenger needs to keep Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain amid rumours that he could be leaving the Gunners this summer.

Arsenal legend backs Wenger to make 'at least' one more big summer signing

Nigel Winterburn is convinced that Arsene Wenger will make at least one more big signing this summer.

Lacazette could be just like Henry and Bergkamp claims Arsenal legend

Arsenal legend, Nigel Winterburn, reckons that even if Alexandre Lacazette doesn't hit the ground running in north London, the 26-year-old could just be like Thierry Henry and Dennis Bergkamp.

Former Arsenal legend tells forward to leave the club

Arsenal's Theo Walcott would fit in well at West Ham, claims former Gunners' left-back Nigel Winterburn.

Arsenal legend expects defender to leave with Newcastle likely destination

Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn has given his opinion on Kieran Gibbs' future with the Gunners, and suggested his days in north London are numbered.

Arsenal legend says West Ham would save 28-year-old’s career

Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn feels Theo Walcott should consider a move to West Ham to rejuvenate his fledgling career.

Winterburn: "Lacazette signing could see this player stay at Arsenal"

Nigel Winterburn has said he hopes the arrival of Alexandre Lacazette will help convince Alexis Sanchez to stay at Arsenal.

Arsenal legend calls on club to consider selling goal-scoring forward

Arsenal legend, Nigel Winterburn, reckons that Arsene Wenger should at least consider selling Olivier Giroud this summer.

Arsenal and Liverpool legends to play in Singapore

Supporters in Singapore have an opportunity to watch some Arsenal and Liverpool legends in action on November 11, as they're set to go head-to-head at the National Stadium.

Former Gunner makes serious demand to Arsenal following Wenger’s new deal

Ex-Arsenal defender Nigel Winterburn demands the club target the Premier League title next season to vindicate Arsene Wenger’s new contract.

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.

Double winner urges Wenger to spend more to compete in Europe

A frustrating evening on Tuesday saw Arsenal realise they almost had enough to take on Barcelona, but not quite. We matched the Spanish and European...

Former defender says Wenger must be frustrated by his players

Former Arsenal defender Nigel Winterburn has spoken out in defence of Arsène Wenger, saying the manager must be frustrated by his players. The Arsenal boss...