Tag: Poland

GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN - JULY 16: Leah Williamson of England looks on during the UEFA Women's EURO 2025 qualifying match between Sweden and England at Gamla Ullevi on July 16, 2024 in Gothenburg, Sweden. (Photo by David Lidstrom/Getty Images)

Euro 2025 qualifying phase concluded: Who is in and who will go into the...

The Euro 2025 qualifying groups are set. Top teams secured spots, while playoffs will determine the remaining contenders. Who will rise to the top?
Poland's defender Jakub Kiwior (R) fights for the ball with Albania's forward Arbnor Muja during the UEFA Euro 2024 Group E qualification match between Albania and Poland, at The "Air Albania" stadium in Tirana on September 10, 2023. (Photo by ADNAN BECI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s 11 Euro 2024 provisional call-ups confirmed

Jakub Kiwior has been called up by Poland for their provisional Euro 2024 squad, the last of Arsenal's 11 call-ups for the tournament.
Poland's Wojciech Szczesny (L) punches the ball ahead of Jakub Kiwior during the Qatar 2022 World Cup round of 16 football match between France and Poland at the Al-Thumama Stadium in Doha on December 4, 2022. (Photo by JAVIER SORIANO/AFP via Getty Images)

Kiwior shares what former Arsenal star said to him about the club

Jakub Kiwior has revealed that Wojciech Szczesny can't watch Arsenal matches because of the stress, but he wants the Gunners to win trophies this season.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 27: Mads Roerslev of Brentford is tackled by Jakub Kiwior of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Brentford and Arsenal at Gtech Community Stadium on September 27, 2023 in Brentford, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Arsenal set stance amid AC Milan interest in 23yo

AC Milan are indeed interested in Arsenal's Jakub Kiwior, but the Gunners don't want to loan the player in January.
Albania's Brazilian head coach Sylvinho celebrates the qualification after the UEFA Euro 2024 Group E qualifying football match between Moldova and Albania in Chisinau on November 17, 2023. (Photo by ELENA COVALENCO/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal man transforms international minnows

Sylvinho, ex-Arsenal player, has led Albania to the European Championship, showcasing his unique coaching style and tactical adaptability.
Czech Republic's forward Tomas Cvancara and Poland's defender Jakub Piotr Kiwior vie for the ball during the UEFA Euro 2024 Group E qualification match between Czech Republic and Poland at the Fortuna Arena Stadium in Prague, Czech Republic, on March 24, 2023. (Photo by MICHAL CIZEK/AFP via Getty Images)

4 Arsenal players set for Euro 2024 play-off qualifiers

Four Arsenal players are set to take part in the play-offs to qualify for Euro 2024, after Italy confirmed their place in the tournament at Ukraine's expense.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Jakub Kiwior of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Fulham FC at Emirates Stadium on August 26, 2023. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal international names his favoured position after recent speculation

Jakub Kiwior insists he still favours playing at centre-back, despite moving out to the left with Poland on international duty.
WARSAW, POLAND: Jakub Kiwior of Poland celebrates with teammates after scoring their side's first goal during the international friendly match between Poland and Germany at Stadion Narodowy on June 16, 2023. (Photo by Rafal Oleksiewicz/Getty Images)

Video: Arsenal 23yo scores 1st international goal vs Germany

Arsenal's Jakub Kiwior scored his first international goal for Poland on Friday, whilst helping them to a clean sheet against Germany.
UNSPECIFIED, ESTONIA - MAY 14: Michelle Agyemang of England competes with Emilia Szymczak of Poland during the UEFA Women's European Under-17 Championship 2022/23 Group B match between England and Poland at Voru Spordikeskuse staadion on May 14, 2023 in Voru, Estonia. (Photo by Joosep Martinson/Getty Images )

Arsenal youngster scores 2 as England beat Poland in u17 Euro opener

Arsenal's Agyemang shines with two goals as England triumphs in tournament opener with 2-1 win over Poland, despite being reduced to 10 players.
Czech Republic's forward Tomas Cvancara and Poland's defender Jakub Piotr Kiwior vie for the ball during the UEFA Euro 2024 Group E qualification match between Czech Republic and Poland at the Fortuna Arena Stadium in Prague, Czech Republic, on March 24, 2023. (Photo by MICHAL CIZEK/AFP via Getty Images)

January Arsenal signing plays new position for national team

Jakub Kiwior helped Poland to a key win and a clean sheet against Albania on Monday, playing in a new position for his country.
Lukasz Fabianski in tears following his substitution in his final game for Poland (Photo via EPA)

Lukasz Fabianski in tears after final international game

Former Arsenal goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski ended his international career with a win for Poland on Saturday.
Hubert Graczyk with Arsenal (Photo via Graczyk on Instagram)

Arsenal’s Hubert Graczyk swaps England for Poland

Arsenal goalkeeping prospect Hubert Graczyk is swapping England for Poland, joining up with the Poland u19s for a training camp at the end of this month.

Chambers and Holding aiming for the semi-finals of the European Championships with England

Calum Chambers and Rob Holding are aiming for the semi-finals of the U21 European Championships tonight.

Szczesny closing in on Napoli move this summer

Wojciech Szczesny is reportedly close to a move to Italian Serie A giants Napoli, having been offered a three-year deal to be the club’s first choice between the sticks in 2017/18.
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Woj and Holding get minutes for their respective countries

Two Arsenal players were in action for their countries on Monday evening.

Walcott, Alexis, Mustafi and Ozil get minutes while Woj, Ox and Gibbs sit out...

Theo Walcott, Alexis Sanchez, Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Ozil both got minutes for their respective countries on Tuesday evening, while Wojciech Szczesny, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Kieran Gibbs were unused substitutes.

Walcott and Szczesny benched before Theo out-Theos himself

Wojciech Szczesny watched on from the bench as Poland drew while Theo Walcott was a second half substitute, brought on by Big Sam in his first match as England manager.

Szczesny watches on as Poland lose on penalties

A Wojciech Szczesny-less Poland were knocked out of the Euros by Cristiano Ronaldo and co, but they needed penalties to do it.

Stoke man defends Granit Xhaka after penalty miss

Stoke's Xherdan Shaqiri has defended Granit Xhaka after the Arsenal midfielder blasted his penalty wide, costing his country a place in the quarter finals.

Xhaka’s Switzerland knocked out after penalty drama

Granit Xhaka and his Switzerland team-mates have been knocked out of this summer's European Championships, following a nerve-racking defeat on penalties against a well-drilled Poland side in the first knockout fixture of the tournament.
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Tuesday recap: Is the chase for Morata over?

Here's a look at what happened in the Goonerverse on Tuesday.

Ozil shines for Germany, Poland progress without Woj

Mesut Ozil was brilliant again during Germany's 1-0 win over Northern Ireland; Wojciech Szczesny didn't feature for Poland due to a thigh injury.

Confirmed: Woj still out for Poland v Ukraine

Wojciech Szczesny is set to miss out on Poland's final Group C match against the Ukraine.

Mesut Ozil on Boateng ‘That’s his opinion’

Mesut Ozil has, apparently, growled a response when asked about Jerome Boateng’s comments that claimed Germany were not good enough in the final third during their goalless draw with Poland on Thursday night.

Woj shows off nasty bruise

Wojciech Szczesny has received ultimately lad™ points after showing off his rather nasty-looking bruise on Instagram.

Not even Ozil can shine in dull German draw

Mesut Ozil started for Germany as they struggled to create anything of note and drew 0-0 with Poland.

Wednesday recap: Fixture list, Mkhitaryan, Euros and more

Here's Wednesday's news and gossip from the Goonerverse.

Confirmed: Woj misses out on Germany clash

Wojciech Szczesny will be heartbroken after being ruled out of Poland's next Euro clash against Germany on Thursday.

Sunday recap: Cavani? Giroud v Benzema + actual football

With the Euros underway and Arsenal players to focus on, it seems as if the transfer gossip mill is taking a little break. In fact,...

Szczesny maturing nicely as Poland overcome stubborn Northern Ireland

Wojciech Szczesny started in goal for Poland as they beat a stubborn Northern Ireland on Sunday afternoon.

11 new football rules you need to know ahead of the Euros

As the Euros get ready to start, many people haven’t realised that there have been a host of rule changes. Here are 11 of the 95 changes so you know what’s going on at least some of the time (although some are quite ridiculous)
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Szczesny dropped v Lithuania

Wojciech Szczesny appeared to have been dropped for Poland's friendly match against Lithuania, which ended 0-0.

Woj relaxed about future

Following Poland's 2-1 loss to the Netherlands, Wojciech Szczesny admitted that he doesn't know if he will play in their next game and also claimed he's not worried about which club he plays for next season.

Watch: Was Szczesny at fault for this Dutch goal?

Wojciech Szczesny played for Poland against the Netherlands on Wednesday night; his national team lost 2-1 but was the goalkeeper at fault?
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Szczesny and Fabianski edge closer to Euro 2016 involvement

Poland named a provisional squad for Euro 2016 on Thursday and Wojciech Szczesny made the cut.

Watch: Szczesny’s brilliance seals Poland win

In goal for Poland on Wednesday night, Wojciech Szczesny produced some stunning second half saves. Coming on for former Arsenal goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski at half-time...

Özil shows off boots

Arsenal's Mesut Özil took to Instagram to show off his Adidas boots after the qualifier against Poland last week. The German playmaker dedicated his boots...

Arsenal Looking to La Liga to Bolster Midfield

Following a disastrous opening day against West Ham, fans are clamouring for a change in the Arsenal line-up, or at least some added firepower. As...