Tag: Olympiacos

Sokratis Papastathopoulos at the Emirates Stadium with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Olympiacos join clubs chasing Arsenal 32-year-old for January move

Olympiacos are among the clubs with an interest in Sokratis Papastathopoulos this window, but the player hasn't made a decision on his future yet.
Ousseynou Ba of Olympiacos FC battles for possession with Joe Willock of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg match between Olympiacos FC and Arsenal FC at Karaiskakis Stadium on February 20, 2020 in Piraeus, Greece.

What didn’t Arsenal sign Ousseynou Ba?

Arsenal retain an interest in Olympiacos defender Ousseynou Ba ahead of the summer transfer window, according to reports in Greece.
Ousseynou Ba of Olympiacos FC heads wide during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 second leg match between Arsenal FC and Olympiacos FC at Emirates Stadium on February 27, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arsenal interested in Olympiacos defender who impressed in their recent clash

Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers both have Olympiacos defender Ousseynou Ba in their sights after their respective Europa League clashes.
Olympiakos' Guinean midfielder Mohamed Mady Camara celebrates on the pitch after the UEFA Europa league round of 32 second leg football match between Arsenal and Olympiakos at the Emirates stadium in London on February 27, 2020. - The game finished 2-2 on aggregate after extra time, Olympiakos winning the tie on away goals. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal enquire over €20m Olympiacos midfielder after Europa League clash

Mikel Arteta made enquiries over Mady Camara following Arsenal's Europa League clash with Olympiacos, according to reports in Greece.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 237: Good, bad or ugly? Discussing Arsenal’s treatment of Lacazette plus much more

With Matthew away, Stephen steps in and calls in the big guns for a bumper episode: Paul dissects the week's results, and Lana Dawood...
Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg match between Olympiacos FC and Arsenal FC at Karaiskakis Stadium on February 20, 2020 in Piraeus, Greece.

Arsenal look to see off Olympiacos before favourable Premier League run

Arsenal came back from Athens with a 1-0 lead from the first leg of their UEFA Europa League Second Round tie last week.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 236: The Arteta revolution keeps on rollin’

Matthew and Paul recap turning one win into 3 wins in a week (Newcastle, Olympiacos, and Everton), Bukayo Saka's final balls, and a great...
Olympiakos' Portuguese coach Pedro Martins reacts ahead of the UEFA Champions League Group B football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympiakos at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in north London, on November 26, 2019. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / IKIMAGES / AFP / Getty Images)

Olympiacos boss admits Arsenal have improved a lot under Mikel Arteta

Olympiacos boss Pedro Martins admits Arsenal have improved a lot, but he still hopes to achieve qualification to the next round of the Europa League.
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette celebrates after he scores the opening goal of the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg football match between Olympiakos and Arsenal at the Karaiskakis Stadium in Piraeus, near Athens, on February 20, 2020.

Arsenal Player Ratings vs Olympiacos: Saka impresses but this teammate was just as good

Arsenal return to London with an away win under their belts, overcoming Olympiacos 1-0 thanks to a late goal from Alexandre Lacazette.
Olympiakos' Portuguese coach Pedro Martins attends a press conference at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London on November 25, 2019, on the eve of the UEFA Champions League Group B football match against Tottenham Hotspur. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP / Getty Images)

Olympiacos boss names the Arsenal player who can cause them difficulties

Olympiacos manager Pedro Martins promises his team are ready to fight, despite the difficulties he expects to face from Arsenal.
Pablo Mari with Arsenal (Photo via Twitter / PabloMV5)

Arsenal team news for Olympiacos: Potential debut, illness and a surprise absence

Arsenal travel to Greece for their game against Olympiacos on Thursday, and Pablo Mari is among those available for selection.

VAR to be used during Arsenal v Olympiacos

VAR will be used in the Europa League knock-out stages which start this week with Arsenal welcoming Olympiacos to the Emirates.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 235: Can we have more of that please?

Stephen fills in for Matthew this week. He and Anita celebrate Arsenal's glorious return to the top half of the table after dominating Newcastle...
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: David Luiz of Arsenal discusses with Sokratis of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brighton & Hove Albion at Emirates Stadium on December 05, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Can Arsenal’s defence hold up in Europe?

It has a been a thoroughly disappointing season so far for the Gunners, but the Europa League still offers the hope of significant silverware, and, perhaps more important, a back door into the Champions League next season. But is their defence up to the job?
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 10: Konstantinos Mavropanos of Arsenal warms up prior to the Carabao Cup Semi-Final First Leg match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on January 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Agent says Arsenal fought off 5 clubs to sign exciting youngster

Vasilis Stachtiaris, a scout and agent who first recommended Konstantinos Mavropanos to PAS Giannina, says Arsenal competed with five European clubs to sign the defender.

Agent explains how Arsenal fought off 5 clubs to sign exciting youngster

Vasilis Stachtiaris, a scout and agent who first recommended Konstantinos Mavropanos to PAS Giannina, says Arsenal competed with five European clubs to sign the defender.

Arsenal 25-year-old reportedly says he doesn't want a loan move

Arsenal and Costa Rica forward Joel Campbell has told the club that he doesn't want to go on loan again this season.
Joel Campbell

Arsenal's forward's agent uses goal against Manchester United to demonstrate worth

Joel Campbell's agent, Joaquim Batica, has come out in support of his client, who has been linked with a move away from Arsenal this summer.
Mathieu Debuchy

Arsenal fail to strike a deal over another player - report

Galatasaray are the latest club to reportedly pull out of signing Mathieu Debuchy.

Saturday Arsenal recap: Wenger explains transfer plans, players linked + more

Saturday was full of post-match comments from Arsene Wenger and players following our 8-0 win over Viking FK but of course there was still the usual amount of shady gossip doing the rounds.

Greek club chase former Arsenal man - report

Olympiakos are the latest club to be linked with former Arsenal midfielder, Mathieu Flamini.

Arsenal man hails huge defensive performance

A big night in Greece saw Arsenal come out on top, winning 3-0 to qualify for the knockout rounds of the Champions League. Going into...

Giroud targeting quarter-finals after hat-trick

An Olivier Giroud hat-trick sent Arsenal into the Champions League knockout rounds, but he isn't done yet. Often criticised, maybe Giroud is just understood? The...

Match report: Giroud hat-trick keeps Arsenal in the Champions League

Not a big game player, they said, but Olivier Giroud netted his first Arsenal hat-trick to send the Gunners into the knockout rounds of...
Arsenal team news

Official teams: Walcott and Giroud both start v Olympiacos

With Wednesday night's clash against Olympiacos one of Arsenal's biggest of the season so far. On the brink of Champions League elimination, Arsène Wenger's side...

Arsenal midfielder banking on experience to shine through

As he often does before the very biggest European matches, Arsène Wenger took one of his most senior players to his pre-Olympiacos press conference...

Wenger bullish about chances and unconcerned by Arsenal's European habits

Arsenal won 2-0 at AS Monaco last season but exited the Champions League. The damage had been done by the first leg defeat at the...
Arsenal predicted lineup

Predicted XI: Arsenal to risk midfielders in Olympiacos clash?

Arsenal need to beat Olympiacos and beat them well on Wednesday night, but were without Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Özil on Tuesday morning. The two...

Özil fully focused on Champions League qualification

  Mesut Özil is having one hell of a season. The man himself called it his best ever season, and he has just been crowned the...

Wenger believes 'fear' can help Arsenal qualify

Speaking ahead of Wednesday night's Champions League clash with Olympiacos, Arsène Wenger has shown respect for the Greek champions. The Frenchman was also bullish and...
Arsenal match preview

Olympiacos v Arsenal: The stage is set for a Greek tragedy

It isn't new for Arsène Wenger to take his side to Olympiacos on matchday six of the Champions League. The Arsenal manager has done it...

Failing not on Wenger's mind ahead of Olympiacos clash

Heading into a must-win (by a certain scoreline, no less) clash against Olympiacos, Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger isn't even considering the repercussions of failure. Arsenal...

Wenger's Olympiacos plan b ready and waiting

Coming off the bench for around half an hour on Saturday, the return of Theo Walcott was a huge boost for Arsenal. Though he scored...

Arsenal's abysmal record away to Olympiacos doesn't really count

Arsenal don't have a particularly good record at Olympiacos, where the Gunners must win (probably by two goals) to qualify from the Champions League...

Will the curse of Arsenal’s third kit strike again against Olympiacos?

Magic doesn't exist. I know that's hard to take, and probably not one to share with any kids you might own/disown at a time when...

Arsenal midfielder warns players not to go all out in Greece

A goal and an assist on Saturday, but Aaron Ramsey isn't getting carried away. It's fortunate, as Arsenal have a huge game on Wednesday night...

Arsenal forward awaits test in biggest game of season on Wednesday

As well as scoring a goal at the weekend, Costa Rica international Joel Campbell worked tirelessly to help Arsenal to all three points against Sunderland. The...

Wenger wants to preserve record of qualifying in Europe

Heading to Greece on Tuesday for Wednesday night's Champions League clash, Arsenal know exactly what's required of them. Qualifying from the group stage for a...

Özil looking for Champions League progression

Heading to Greece on the back of a 3-1 defeat of Sunderland in the Premier League, a repeat result would see Arsenal head into...

Late Olympiacos win means Champions League qualification is still tough

Beating Bayern Munich on Tuesday was huge, but Arsenal still have a huge amount of work to do to qualify from their Champions League...