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.

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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

Nigel Winterburn insists Arsenal were 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)

Winterburn: United and Chelsea will battle it out to sign Ramsey if he leaves

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.

Winterburn 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.

Winterburn: Tottenham have closed gap, but there’s no power shift

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.

Winterburn: Arsenal must win a trophy for this season to be successful

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.
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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.

Winterburn: Lacazette is more like Ian Wright than Thierry Henry

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

Nigel Winterburn: Aguero wouldn’t want to play for Arsenal

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

Winterburn: What the heck is going on with Arsenal and Alexis?

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

Nigel Winterburn: Raheem Sterling signing wouldn’t 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.

Winterburn: I apologise to those who watched the Liverpool shambles

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.

Nigel Winterburn: I’m surprised Arsenal didn’t sign Pickford

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.

Nigel Winterburn says Wenger has to keep Oxlade-Chamberlain

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.

Winterburn 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 Winterburn

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.
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Walcott should move to West Ham, says Nigel Winterburn

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

Winterburn expects Gibbs to leave

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

Winterburn believes Walcott to West Ham would be a good move

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

Nigel Winterburn hopes Lacazette arrival will convince Alexis to stay

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 Giroud

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.

Nigel Winterburn believes only a title can vindicate Arsene Wenger’s contract extension

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

Ian Wright: All of this back five were 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.

Winterburn says Wenger needs signings 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...

Winterburn: The players are frustrating Wenger

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...