Tag: Olympics

Alisher Usmanov

Fairytale wedding and IOC letter: Arsenal major shareholder has busy week

Alisher Usmanov has penned a letter to the International Olympic Committee in an attempt to convince them to allow the Russian flag and national anthem at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea next year.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Alex Iwobi of Arsenal celebrates his team's 1-0 win in the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Why Arsenal are wrong over Alex Iwobi

Although the decision has already been made, and the likelihood of it being changed is decreasing by the day, Arsenal should let Alex Iwobi join up with the Nigerian squad to feature in the summer Olympic tournament.

Özil desire to play at Euro 2016 and Olympics will worry Arsenal

A huge sporting summer awaits. The summer of 2015 has barely ended but, with Euro 2016 qualifiers taking place over the course of the next...

Zelalem to miss Rangers fixtures

Arsenal midfielder has started his loan spell at Rangers impressively, but the Scottish club may miss him for a number of games in the...

Rio 2016 absence hits women's football hard

The FA's decision to withdraw from competing in the Rio 2016 Women's Football Olympics has been greeted with huge disappointment by all the British...