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SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND: Sunderland player Dan Ballard receives treatment during the Sky Bet Championship between Sunderland and Queens Park Rangers at Stadium of Light on August 13, 2022. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Former Gunner breaks his foot a month after leaving Arsenal

Former Arsenal defender Daniel Ballard's injury misfortunes are continuing, following his departure to Sunderland, breaking his foot at the weekend.
Northern Ireland's defender Daniel Ballard controls the ball during FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualification football match between Switzerland and Northern Ireland at the Stade de Geneve, in Geneva on October 9, 2021. (Photo by FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal sell 22yo to Sunderland with 2 clauses rumoured

Sunderland have signed Arsenal's Daniel Ballard after his planned move to Burnley fell through.
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND: Lee Johnson, Manager of Sunderland reacts following defeat in the Sky Bet League One match between Sheffield Wednesday and Sunderland at Hillsborough Stadium on November 02, 2021. (Photo by George Wood / Getty Images)

Sunderland boss regrets his joke about Arsenal

Sunderland boss Lee Johnson has admitted he regrets any offence caused by his joke about Arsenal ahead of their League Cup clash.
Arsenal U21's Ryan Alebiosu (left) and Crawley Town's David Sesay battle for the ball during the EFL Trophy Southern Group B match at The People's Pension Stadium, Crawley. Copyright: Adam Davy

Why Arsenal 19yo's transfer fell through at the last minute

Sunderland brought in a couple of players on loan on transfer deadline day, but Arsenal's Ryan Alebiosu ended up not being one of them.
Tyreece John-Jules of Blackpool FC is surrounded by Niall Huggins of Sunderland AFC and Jack Diamond of Sunderland AFC during the EFL Carabao Cup match between Blackpool and Sunderland at Bloomfield Road, Blackpool, England on 24 August 2021. Copyright: Malcolm Mackenzie

Highlights: Arsenal loanee provides 2 assists from new position

Tyreece John-Jules provided two assists starting for Blackpool in a new position on the left in their League Cup fixture against Sunderland on Tuesday.
Ryan Alebiosu of Arsenal during the Premier League 2 match at the Kingsmeadow Stadium, Kingston, England on 4 October 2020. Copyright: Andy Rowland

Sunderland in talks over signing Arsenal 19yo

Sunderland are in talks with Arsenal for the loan signing of Ryan Alebiosu, but they're yet to make a formal offer for the player.
Logan Pye in his England shirt via Sunderland Echo

Arsenal set to beat Manchester United to the signing of 15-year-old

Arsenal are set to beat Manchester United to the signing of Sunderland 15-year-old Logan Pye, according to reports.

Arsenal star compared to Paul Pogba set for 'imminent' departure this month

Joe Willock is set to go on loan this month, after his brace in the FA Cup, with Sunderland one of the clubs showing an interest.

Campaign started to let fans drink alcohol during matches

Sunderland and Ipswich Town are leading calls for a change to the law that stops fans from being able to enjoy a beer or glass of wine while they watch football games.

Arsenal see off Manchester United, emerge as favourites to sign Sunderland striker

Arsenal are reportedly the favourites to sign 16-year-old Sam Greenwood from Sunderland after the teenager rejected a contract with the Black Cats. Greenwood, who is...
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Arsenal star pair break 15-year-wait for freak stat

Henrikh Mkhitaryan is the first person to complete a hat-trick of assists while teeing up a teammate - Aaron Ramsey - so he can complete a hat-trick of goals since Thierry Henry for Freddie Ljungberg in 2003.

Nottingham Forest defeat echoes Arsene Wenger's seven-year FA Cup embarrassment

Arsenal have had recent success in the FA Cup, but Sunday's third round defeat to Nottingham Forest was an unwelcome return to Arsene Wenger's embarrassing 2006-2013 period.

Top 5 Mesut Ozil assists 2017

Mesut Ozil provided 12 assists across all competitions in 2017 but which are his best?

Midfielder names one thing Arsenal have needed this season

Heather O'Reilly praised Arsenal's 'gritty' 3-0 win over Sunderland at the weekend.
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Midfielder explains why Arsenal struggled to break down their opponents

Heather O'Reilly has praised Sunderland's defensive line after Arsenal found it difficult to break them down on Sunday.

These three Arsenal players have helped narrow the gap to Manchester City

Arsenal got their third league win of the season, defeating Sunderland 3-0, courtesy of goals from Louise Quinn, Vivianne Miedema and Jordan Nobbs.

This is the 19-year-old goalkeeper Watford may have pipped Arsenal to

Watford are reportedly in the final stages of signing IFK Goteborg goalkeeper, Pontus Dahlberg, who Arsenal were linked to in September.
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Dragomir and Akpom score as Arsenal u23s see past Sunderland

Arsenal beat Sunderland 2-0 on Monday night with goals from Vlad Dragomir and Chuba Akpom.
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Arsenal youngsters aim to bounceback just like the seniors: Sunderland preview

Arsenal u23s continue their season against Sunderland on Monday night.

Arsenal legend surprised the Gunners didn't sign this player

Former Arsenal left-back Nigel Winterburn has said he was surprised the Gunners didn't try and sign goalkeeper Jordan Pickford before he left Sunderland to join Everton.

The full third round draw of the Carabao Cup: Arsenal will face League One...

Arsenal will host League One side Doncaster Rovers in the third round of the Carabao Cup.

Arsenal and Manchester United in 10-way battle for 19-year-old wonderkid

Blackpool have reportedly rejected a £750k bid from QPR for Bright Osayi-Samuel.

Injuries cost Arsenal £16.2m in wages last season

Arsenal paid out £16.2m on injured players last season, one of the highest totals in the Premier League.

29-year-old former Arsenal man set to join Reading

Former Arsenal keeper Vito Mannone is set to join Reading.

Consortium fronted by former Arsenal defender aren't giving up on buying Sunderland

A consortium thought to be fronted by former Gunner, Tony Adams, still haven't given up on buying Sunderland, despite some of their main members ending their interest.

What would Leeds get if they signed this Arsenal forward?

After five loans across EnglAfter five loans across England, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's career.and, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's development as well as his next career choice.

Arsenal looking at England international to replace duo set for summer exits

Arsenal are believed to be interested in Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland as they need to replace Wojciech Szczesny and David Ospina, both of whom are expected to leave this summer.

Arsenal raise asking price to £20m for Juventus target

Arsenal have increased their asking price for Wojciech Szczesny.

Which supporter-led consortium want to install Tony Adams as manager?

A Sunderland supporter-led consortium reportedly want to bring Arsenal legend, Tony Adams, on board as manager.

Everton or Arsenal? Who needed Jordan Pickford more?

With Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford set to snub Arsenal and join Everton for £30m this summer, we ask: Who needed him more?

Pickford vs Szczesny: Which would be the better goalkeeper for Arsenal?

With Jordan Pickford as a potential summer signing for Arsenal and Wojciech Szczesny set for a return after two years on loan at Roma, we take a look how each performed last season.

Sunderland hot prospect "shocked" by Arsenal interest

Sunderland striker, Joel Asoro, has admitted that he's 'shocked' by Arsenal's rumoured interest.

Everton hijacking Arsenal's bid to sign £30m-rated goalkeeper

Everton have reportedly won the race to sign Sunderland's Jordan Pickford, a player Arsenal wanted as a long-term replacement for Petr Cech.

Arsenal in bid for highly-rated Sunderland duo

Arsenal are reportedly 'preparing a deal' for Sunderland's Joel Asoro and Benjamin Mbunga Kimpioka.

What next for Chuba Akpom?

After five loans across England, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's development as well as his next career choice.

Should Pickford join Arsenal this summer?

With Wojciech Szczesny looking set to complete a permanent move to Italy this summer and David Ospina signing for Fenerbahce, should Sunderland's Jordan Pickford bite the bullet and take his chances at Arsenal?

Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City rank bottom when it comes to English minutes

Arsenal disappointingly ranked 17th out of all Premier League teams this season for the most minutes given to English players.

Arsenal may have to triple Everton's bid to sign PFA Young Player of the...

Arsenal will reportedly have to triple Everton's "insulting" £8m bid to stand a chance of signing Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford this summer.

Wenger hails specific quality in players that fans will question

Arsène Wenger praised his 'relentless' side for increasing the pressure after a promising performance against Sunderland which helped them seal all three points.

Why is everyone talking about this footballer's heart of gold?

Having already been praised for inviting 11-year-old brain tumour sufferer, Charlie, into his private box to watch Arsenal against Sunderland in midweek, behind-the-scenes pictures have emerged with the German and one of his biggest fans after our 2-0 win over Sunderland.