Tag: Rob Holding

Rob Holding plays for Arsenal Football Club. The English defender arrived at Arsenal in 2016 from Bolton for £2m and earns around £25,000-per-week or £1,300,000-per-year. Holding wears the number 16 shirt for Arsenal. He was born on September 20, 1995.

'Arsenal defenders did well against Liverpool' claims Gunner

Petr Cech stood by Calum Chambers and Rob Holding following Arsenal's 4-3 loss against Liverpool on Sunday, insisting that they did well.

Monday Arsenal recap: Liverpool fall-out, Ramsey ruled out, surprising stats + more

Monday was all about the fall-out from Arsenal's 4-3 loss against Liverpool.

Player focus: Rob Holding shows potential v Liverpool

It was most definitely a day to forget for Arsenal v Liverpool, especially as we took the lead and squandered it in spectacular fashion.

Five reasons for Arsenal fans to be excited about new season (with videos)

With all the transfer doom and gloom surrounding Arsenal at the moment, it's easy to lose sight of reasons that we should actually get pretty excited about the new Premier League season starting on Saturday (Sunday for us).

Player ratings: Arsenal's young guns fire home as Gunners beat Manchester City

Alex Iwobi what once again fantastic during Arsenal's 3-2 win over Manchester City.

Tuesday Arsenal recap – Mustafi, Mahrez and Lacazette updates + more

Tuesday came with some pretty big Arsenal gossip updates.

Arsenal's new signing reveals Manchester United hero

Rob Holding has admitted that he models his game on former Manchester United defender, Rio Ferdinand.

Monday Arsenal recap – Actual football, injuries, returns and new signings

With the new season just a couple of weeks away, Arsenal continued with their pre-season preparations by playing some actual football.

New arrival sets his sights on Arsenal first team place

Rob Holding seems like he has absolutely no intention of coming to Arsenal and waiting to take his chance.
Chivas Guadalajara midfielder Javier Eduardo Lopez (C) defended by Arsenal midfielders Santi Cazorla (L)and Francis Coquelin (R) during their friendly soccer match at StubHub Center in Carson, California on July 31, 2016. Arsenal won 3-1. / AFP / RINGO CHIU

Wenger admits star midfielder may not be fit for Liverpool

Arsene Wenger has revealed that Santi Cazorla may not be fit enough to face Liverpool on the opening day of the season as the midfielder continues to recover fully from a knee injury that wrecked last season for him.

Wenger hails ‘ideal’ win as Holding scores [with goal videos]

Arsene Wenger has hailed Arsenal’s 3-1 win over Chivas Guadalajara in the early hours of Monday morning as the ‘ideal preparation’ ahead of the new season.
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Analysis: Rob Holding shows exactly why Arsenal purchased him

When the deal was initially announced, it was met with surprised eyebrows from supporters and critics alike, but he has already impressed.

Friday Arsenal recap – Wenger confirms hunt for striker, Mustafi and Mahrez latest +...

On Friday, we beat the MLS All-Stars, Wenger confirmed we'd be signing a new attacking option and we dug into the latest with the Mahrez and Mustafi rumours.
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Arsenal's new signing admits to pre-match 'jitters'

Rob Holding played his first game for Arsenal against the MLS All-Stars on Friday and although he performed well, he admitted that he did suffer from some pre-match 'jitters'.

Wenger hails two new signings

Arsene Wenger has hailed his two new signings, Granit Xhaka and Rob Holding, following Arsenal's pre-season win over the MLS All-Stars.
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Petr Cech urges Arsenal’s new signing to step up

After Per Mertesacker was ruled out for up to five months with a knee injury he sustained in our pre-season match against RC Lens, Petr Cech has urged Arsenal's new signing, Rob Holding, to step up.

What we learnt: Arsenal vs MLS All-Stars

As Stephen Bradley already wrote this morning, we shouldn't read too much into what was partly an exhibition game for the MLS and partly an exercise in developing match fitness for Arsenal.

Player ratings v MLS All-Stars – Xhaka shines as Wilshere disappoints

It was an okay game with an okay result with Granit Xhaka integrating into the team straight away and others not showing up.
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Have I been brainwashed by Arsene Wenger's transfer policy?

Are Arsenal so focused on doing things right that they forget to do the right thing?
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Wenger confirms he will buy after injury curse strikes again

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Per Mertesacker will not feature for Arsenal for ‘months’ after undergoing surgery on a knee injury picked up in Lens.

Why Rob Holding’s vow to keep it simple for Arsenal is refreshing

Our new signing, Rob Holding, has vowed to not take risks and to basically keep things simple when he's defending.

Monday recap: Boys in the USA, Lacazette update, Inter inquiry + more

Monday saw the Gunners jet off to the USA, as well as more developments in a few transfer stories.

Why Arsenal signing Rob Holding makes so much sense

With Arsenal's first pre-season fixture out of the way, the need for reinforcements for final third is as clear as ever. With all now quiet on the striker front, column inches pile up about Riyad Mahrez with a bewildering array of entirely contradictory theories emerging daily.

Watch: Arsenal's new signing shines for his country

Our newest signing, Rob Holding, is fairly unknown to most Gooners, unless you followed Bolton Wanderers last season. Here's a little something to wet your whistle until we get to see him in action.

Friday recap: Arsenal announce new signing, Lacazette update, unsettled Bellerin + more

Since we love a Friday announcement, Arsenal chose today to confirm the signing of Rob Holding. Oh yeah, and we played RC Lens.

Arsenal's new signing given interesting shirt number

Rob Holding has been given the #16 shirt, Aaron Ramsey's old number, according to the Arsenal website.

Look: Arsenal’s new signing dons kit

Rob Holding has officially signed for Arsenal and pictures of the defender wearing his shiny, new red kit have been released.

Arsenal announce new signing, promise more

Arsenal have announced the signing of Bolton Wanderers defender, Rob Holding.

Arsenal defender deal done, Bellerin agent mischief + more

With no actual football to talk about, real news is still very hard to come by out there. Over the course of the past 24...

Arsenal look to sign second after first deal agreed – report

Despite seeming to land Bolton’s Player of the Season, Rob Holding, Arsenal are apparently interested in bringing in another two young centre backs – Jason Denayer and Matthias Ginter.

All you need to know about Arsenal’s brilliant new defender

On Monday it was revealed that Arsenal had their bid for Bolton’s Rob Holding accepted and the player had already undergone a medical. Here's all you need to know about him.

Arsenal’s Monday: Defender deal done, Higuain and Mahrez to Arsenal latest, Drogba reunion +...

As is the norm lately, there wasn't much around in the way of actual news on Monday but the rumour mill wound itself up into overdrive.

Defender passes Arsenal medical, will be in first team squad – report

Bolton News are reporting that Arsenal have agreed a fee for Rob Holding and that the player has passed his medical.

Arsenal to make second central defender bid this week – report

Arsenal are going to make another attempt to sign Bolton’s Rob Holding this week with a new and improved offer according to the Sun.

Arsenal defender bid accepted for 20-year-old

Bolton have apparently accepted a £1.5m bid from Arsenal for central defender Rob Holding.

Strikers, defenders and more – Arsenal transfer gossip roundup

With the transfer window about to swing open and Arsenal expected to be very busy, it’s no surprise we’re seeing them linked with a host of players.

Arsenal £1.2m defender bid likely to fail

Arsenal have apparently bid £1.2m for Bolton’s 20-year-old defender, Rob Holding.

Arsenal told to cough up after first bid for defender is rejected

As the season drew to a close, Arsenal were linked with Bolton Wanderers defender Rob Holding.

Manager confirms Premier League move for Arsenal target

Arsenal, Everton and Bournemouth target, Rob Holding, was dropped by Bolton's interim manager, Jimmy Phillips, amid speculation that the centre-back is on his way to the Premier League.
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Arsenal after Bolton defender – report

Arsenal are allegedly interested in Bolton centre-back, Rob Holding.