Tag: Patrick Vieira

Patrick Vieira was one of the greatest midfielders to ever play for Arsenal Football Club. The former French midfielder joined Arsenal in 1996 from AC Milan for £3.5m. Vieira left Arsenal for Juventus in 2005 for £13.75m. In total, he made 406 appearances for Arsenal and scored 33 goals. He wore the number 4 shirt for Arsenal and was captain of Arsenal’s Invincibles squad that won the league without losing a match. Vieira is currently the manager of Nice. He was born on June 23, 1976.

The Vieira interview and the naughty press

At a time when the British press is at its dishonest and disingenuous best on vitals subject like the Brexit and British Laws, it was no surprise to see the Patrick Vieira interview being twisted and turned to make Arsene Wenger look bad.

Vieira and Tuchel linked with imaginary Arsenal job

If you're listening to the media, you'd be forgiven for thinking that Arsene Wenger has already left his post at Arsenal for the England job.

The Magnificent Five: Arsene’s best signings #2

You may have noticed that it is now twenty years since Arsène Wenger took the hot seat at Arsenal. Here, at DCHQ, we thought it was time to have a look at his top five captures since his arrival in north London.

The Magnificent Five: Arsene’s best signings #3

You may have noticed that it is now twenty years since Arsène Wenger took the hot seat at Arsenal. Here, at DCHQ, we thought it was time to have a look at his top five captures since his arrival in north London.

Patrick Vieira: Arsenal need to be more like Ajax

Patrick Vieira believes Arsenal need to be more like Ajax and have more ex-players coaching at London Colney.

Boateng admits learning most from Arsenal legend

Speaking to The Players’ Tribune, Jerome Boateng revealed that one of his biggest inspirations was Patrick Vieira when he was at Arsenal.

Ex-players: Vieira suffers embarrassment in MLS derby

Among others, Patrick Vieira is often viewed as 'one that got away' as a former Arsenal leader on the pitch looking to make his mark in management.

Patrick Vieira hits out at disrespectful Arsenal fans after Wenger abuse

Patrick Vieira has shown his support for Arsene Wenger following banner-gate at Hull. The former Gunner has spoken about the incident at the KC Stadium...

Patrick Vieira: Manchester United still have a chance to win title

It seems as if all the New York fumes have gone to Patrick Vieira's head recently as he's claiming Manchester United could still win...

Vieira: I want Arsenal to win the title…if Manchester City don’t

Former Arsenal captain and midfielder Patrick Vieira has had a bit of a controversial week. Just a few days ago he revealed José Mourinho, who...

Vieira: I expected Arsenal to contact me but they didn’t

Patrick Vieira has admitted that although he never received any offers to coach at Arsenal, he expected there to be. Speaking after recently being appointed...

Vieira: Copying Wenger and Mourinho would be the biggest mistake I could make

Former Gunner, Patrick Vieira, insists that although he's learnt from Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho, he'll bring his own style of management to his...

Arsenal miss out as City earmark Vieira for managerial role

Former Arsenal player and Manchester City employee Brian Marwood has confirmed that Patrick Vieira's role as manager in New York is a stepping stone...

Zlatan: Vieira was a monster!

Zlatan Ibrahimovic claims Arsenal legend, Patrick Vieira, is one of the best footballers he's ever played with and even referred to him as a...

Wenger: Vieira was a top bargain

Arsene Wenger decided to take a trip down memory lane recently and reminisce about one of his top bargain buys: Patrick Vieira. He loves a...

Vieira Arsenal return won’t happen after NYCFC appointment

According to the Mirror recently, Arsenal were looking into the possibility of bringing Patrick Vieira back to the club, but that won't be happening now. The...

Could Patrick Vieira be joining Henry at Arsenal?

Apparently Arsenal are looking to bring in Patrick Vieira to assist Arsene Wenger during his remaining time with the Gunners. Vieira, who is currently coaching...

Manchester United’s secret meeting with Patrick Vieira revealed

We've recently been reading Marc Rogers, the players' agent's book and in it he reveals quite a bit about what happened behind the scenes...

Why should Arsenal fans care about international football?

As we descend further into the chasm of a largely tedious interlull, are we right to dismiss the importance of national team fixtures? For those...

Patrick Vieira taking over as Sunderland coach – report

Patrick Vieira is rumoured to be taking over from Dick Advocaat as Sunderland manager. Sunderland currently sit stone bonkers last in the Premier League on just...

Campbell calls Coquelin a weak link

Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell has said the team needs more experienced players in the middle of the park. Campbell's time at Arsenal was spent...

Real Madrid president reveals chasing Arsenal midfielder

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has admitted that the La Liga team once tried and failed to sign Patrick Vieira (Gary Neville must love him). When...

Gerrard aimed to compete with Arsenal legend

by Lewis Ambrose His Premier League career as a player is over, but there is surely plenty to come from Steven Gerrard in the future...

Vieira: Wenger didn't want to work with me

When Patrick Vieira retired from playing football and subsequently joined Manchester City's team behind the scenes, it's fair to say a few Arsenal fans...

Top 10 Arsenal goals v Liverpool

I hate the international break. It bores me. I can’t get that excited about international football when it’s basically just a 'bigger' nation comfortably beating a...