Tag: Spain

Iker Casillas of Spain looks on before the kick-off of an international friendly match between Spain and Bosnia at the AFG Arena on May 29, 2016 in St Gallen, Switzerland.

Keeper legend Casillas running for president

The former Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas is to run for the presidency of the Spanish Football Federation.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02: Gabriel Paulista of Valencia reacts after the UEFA Europa League Semi Final First Leg match between Arsenal and Valencia at Emirates Stadium on May 2, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images,)

Brazil-born Gabriel Paulista wants to play for Spain at Euro 2020

Former Arsenal defender Gabriel Paulista wants to play for Spain in Euro 2020, despite his Brazilian background.
Gabriel Paulista

Former Arsenal star open to switching nationalities

Former Arsenal central defender Gabriel would be happy to change his international allegiance from Brazil to Spain if the Spaniards were to give him a call.
VILLAREAL, SPAIN - APRIL 11: Santi Cazorla of Villarreal CF celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final First Leg match between Villarreal and Valencia at Estadio de la Ceramica on April 11, 2019 in Villareal, Spain. (Photo by Fotopress/Getty Images)

Santi Cazorla responds to the possibility of participation in Euro 2020

Santi Cazorla says he's just taking things day by day, refusing to get carried away with the possibility of playing in the European Championships next summer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on October 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos picks up hamstring problem with Spain

Dani Ceballos is a doubt for Spain's game this weekend after missing training on Tuesday.
Gabon's forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang arrives for a training session in Libreville on January 20, 2017 during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations football tournament in Gabon. / AFP / GABRIEL BOUYS

Full fixture schedule for Arsenal's 9 senior international call-ups

The international break is underway again, so let's take a look at the Arsenal players set to be involved for their countries.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on August 17, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

2 reasons Dani Ceballos doesn’t want permanent Arsenal move

Dani Ceballos asked not to be transferred to Arsenal permanently when the sides were negotiating in the summer and Marca today reports there were two reasons for that.
UDINE, ITALY - JUNE 30: Dani Ceballos of Spain celebrates the victory with the trophy at the end the 2019 UEFA U-21 Final between Spain and Germanyat Stadio Friuli on June 30, 2019 in Udine, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)UDINE, ITALY - JUNE 30: Dani Ceballos of Spain celebrates the victory with the trophy at the end the 2019 UEFA U-21 Final between Spain and Germanyat Stadio Friuli on June 30, 2019 in Udine, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Watch: Ceballos stars for Spain, winning penalty and playing pass of the match

Dani Ceballos played 77 minutes of Spain's 2-1 win over Romania on Thursday, and he had a major role in both his team's goals.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on August 17, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

New Arsenal signing called up for senior national team: He was with u21s in...

Dani Ceballos has received a call-up to return to Spain's senior national team, after playing for the u21s over the summer.

Arsenal fan favourite admits he has fulfilled a dream after captaining his country

Santi Cazorla says he has fulfilled one of his dreams, after captaining Spain for the second half in their 4-1 over the Faroe Islands.
Gelson Martins

Arsenal scouts in attendance to watch £52.4m transfer target in World Cup clash

Arsenal scouts are set to watch Portugal face Spain in the two countries' World Cup opener on Friday, with Gelson Martins, Goncalo Guedes and Rafael Guerreiro all potentially taking part.

Arsenal star names World Cup favourites: Snubs Gunners teammate

Speaking in a Q&A with fans, Henrikh Mkhitaryan named his favourites to win the World Cup this summer, but left out two major contenders for the competition.

Full UEFA Nations League draw: England to face Spain in Group 4

Gareth Southgate's England side were drawn in League A/Group 4 and will face Croatia & Spain. Group 1 features Netherlands, France & Germany. Ireland drew Wales in League B/Group 4.

Arsenal international round-up: Ramsey's Wales eliminated, Monreal wins with Spain

Aaron Ramsey's Wales have failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Mesut Ozil

Mesut Ozil gets international call-up while 2 first team Arsenal players get snubbed

Mesut Ozil has been called-up for Germany's upcoming international games but it was a different story for two other Arsenal players.
Alexis Sanchez

International round-up: Sanchez’s Chile progress while Mustafi watches on as Germany go through

Germany and Chile both qualified for the knockouts as the Confederations Cup group stages drew to a close.

England or Spain? Arsenal star reveals which country is better for developing the next...

Hector Bellerín believes England is a better place for young players to develop in comparison to his native Spain due to a higher level of professionalism and more opportunities being available.

Arsenal duo on the brink of the semis in this summer's European Championships

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

Arsenal defender confident his teammate will remain at the Emirates

Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal says club and country teammate Hector Bellerin will stay at the club, despite rumours suggesting Barcelona are close to completing a deal to sign him.

International round-up: Ramsey scores pen, Maitland-Niles involved as England u20s win World Cup

It was another mixed evening for Arsenal players on international duty yesterday. How did they fare?

Arsenal’s international roundup: Ospina kept busy in goal, Monreal and Asano both subs for...

Three Arsenal players were involved in international duty for their respective countries on Wednesday evening. So how did they fare?

Alexis Sanchez stars, Calamity Kos, Elneny scores & more: Arsenal international round up [with...

Alexis Sanchez, Laurent Koscielny, Olivier Giroud, Mohamed Elneny, David Ospina, Joel Campbell and Ainsley Maitland-Niles have all been in action for the respective countries.

Juventus to scout Hector Bellerin on Monday night

Juventus are expected to be in the crowd on Monday night to scout Hector Bellerin when Spain’s u21s take on Italy in Rome.

Chelsea man snubs Spain offer while Santi Cazorla accepts

Santi Cazorla will be at Spain's friendly against England at Wembley tonight (Tuesday).
Nacho Monreal scores for Spain

Overjoyed! Arsenal man reacts to scoring first international goal

Nacho Monreal netted his first international goal as Spain beat Macedonia 4-0 and he was clearly delighted with the whole thing.
Nacho Monreal scores for Spain

Watch: Arsenal defender scores first ever international goal

Nacho Monreal scored his first ever goal for Spain on Saturday as they beat Macedonia 4-0.

Arsenal defender - This is what it's like to share dressing room with my...

Hector Bellerin recently spoke to Arsenal's official podcast about what it was like to get his first call up for Spain's senior team during the Euros.

Ozil left out of Germany squad as three other Arsenal stars get call-ups

Olivier Giroud, Shkodran Mustafi and Nacho Monreal have all received call-ups ahead of the international break next week.
Hector Bellerin

Watch: Arsenal defender provides world class assist for Valencia man

There were doubts over Hector Bellerin's fitness after he picked up a knock against San Marino but he appears fit and well after he played a full 90 minutes for Spain's u21s against Estonia.

How Arsenal man could have missed international clash

Nacho Monreal finally got his first call up since 2013 for Spain's match against Albania on Sunday but getting there in time was easier said than done.

Watch: Arsenal defender provides top-draw assist

Nacho Monreal finally got the chance to prove himself during Spain's 2-0 win over Albania on Sunday.

Arsenal man finally gets Spain call up

Nacho Monreal has been drafted in by Spain after Jordi Alba had to withdraw from the squad with injury after their 1-1 draw against Italy in Turin.

Four Arsenal men feature for their countries

Calum Chambers, Rob Holding, Takuma Asano and Hector Bellerin have all featured for their respective countries during the interlul so far.

Watch: Arsenal youngster delivers Ozil-like assist as ex-Gunner misses penalty

Hector Bellerin provided a silky assist during Spain's u21 match against Sweden, while ex-Arsenal youngster, Kristoffer Olsson, missed a penalty.

Bellerin benched again as Spain crash out of Euros v Italy

Hector Bellerin was, once again, an unused sub in Spain's 2-0 loss against Italy in the Euros.

Arsenal, Tottenham and Chelsea men among 10 best at Euro 2016

Mesut Ozil and new boy Granit Xhaka have been named in the top ten best performing players at this year's Euros so far.

Arsenal and Chelsea still have chance of signing star striker but for a huge...

On Tuesday, Real Madrid activated their buy-back clause and signed Alvaro Morata from Juventus but it looks as if Arsenal (and Chelsea) could still get a look in.

Tuesday recap: Is the chase for Morata over?

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

Euros: Arsenal men have a bad day at the office

It was a bad day at the office for Hector Bellerin and Petr Cech; Cech let in two goals while Hector didn't get a look in.
arsenal transfer window

Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea handed boost as president predicts Spanish goalscorer will leave

Celta Vigo's president, Carlos Mourino, may have just handed Arsenal the boost we needed.