Tag: William Saliba

William Saliba is an Arsenal defender.

The French defender arrived at Arsenal in 2019 from Saint-Étienne. Saliba was born on March 24, 2001.

LONDON, ENGLAND: Mikel Oyarzabal, David Raya and Daniel Vivian of Spain line up for the international friendly match between Spain and Colombia at London Stadium on March 22, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s March international results so far & fixtures remaining

The March break is now well underway, so let's take a look at the results and remaining fixtures for Arsenal's internationals.

March fixture list for Arsenal’s 13 internationals

14 Arsenal players have been called up for the March international break, let's take a look at who they'll be up against and when.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 24: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on February 24, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

4 Arsenal players in Most Valuable Premier League XI

4 Gunners stars make the Premier League's most valuable XI. See who made the list here
France's defender WIlliam Saliba arrives in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines on November 13, 2023 as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming UEFA Euro 2024 football tournament qualifying matches. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

William Saliba could miss start of 24/25 season for Arsenal

Arsenal risk losing William Saliba for the start of next season due to his potential involvement in the Olympics. Will Henry's France call-up disrupt Arsenal's plans?
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 09: Arsenal fans show their support and hold up a banner reading "Vamos" prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brentford FC at Emirates Stadium on March 09, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal players describe playing at the Emirates in 1 word

An Arsenal fan spotted a whiteboard at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, displaying how various players feel about playing at the ground.
PORTO, PORTUGAL - FEBRUARY 21: William Saliba, Declan Rice and Kai Havertz of Arsenal applaud their fans after during the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 first leg match between FC Porto and Arsenal FC at Estadio do Dragao on February 21, 2024 in Porto, Portugal. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal 22yo insists Gunners have learned from Porto defeat

William Saliba believes Arsenal have learned from their first-leg defeat to FC Porto, and they're ready to give everything to win the second.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Aaron Ramsdale of Arsenal is consoled by teammate Gabriel after his mistake leads to Yoane Wissa of Brentford (not pictured) scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brentford FC at Emirates Stadium on March 09, 2024. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Saliba shares what Arsenal teammates said after Ramsdale error

William Saliba has revealed what was said at half-time of Arsenal's match against Brentford, following Aaron Ramsdale's error.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 11: William Saliba of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring the team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on November 11, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Saliba hopes to win the big trophies with Arsenal this season

William Saliba is hoping to put the woes of last season to bed by winning trophies with Arsenal between now and May.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 24: Gabriel of Arsenal celebrates his team's first goal, an own-goal scored by Sven Botman of Newcastle United (not pictured), during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on February 24, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

“I’m not going to sit here and lie” Declan Rice give honest opinion on...

Declan Rice has heaped praise on Gabriel Magalhaes, admitting the centre-back has surprised him since his arrival in the summer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Leandro Trossard of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on February 11, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

6 Arsenal players make Team of the Week for 6-0 win

Six Arsenal players made it into the WhoScored and BBC Teams of the Week for Sunday's 6-0 win over West Ham United.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Leandro Trossard of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on February 11, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Saliba explains Arsenal’s motivation for West Ham thrashing

William Saliba has admitted Arsenal took motivation from their previous defeats to West Ham United ahead of their 6-0 victory on Sunday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fifth goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on February 11, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Saka and Odegaard discuss Arsenal thrashing West Ham 6-0

Arsenal demolish West Ham 6-0 with Saka and Odegaard sharing their victorious insights. A commanding win that keeps Arsenal in the title hunt.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: Gabriel of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium on January 20, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal confirm 4 Player of the Month nominees

Arsenal have confirmed the four nominees for their January Player of the Month award, with voting now underway.
SALERNO, ITALY - DECEMBER 22: Fikayo Tomori of AC Milan celebrates after scoring his side first goal during the Serie A TIM match between US Salernitana and AC Milan at Stadio Arechi on December 22, 2023 in Salerno, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta asks for AC Milan Englishman

Arsenal target AC Milan's Fikayo Tomori for their defence, aiming to strengthen their squad with the England international's skills.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 07: Declan Rice of Arsenal looks dejected after the team's defeat in the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on January 07, 2024 in London, England. Arsenal wear an all-white kit at home, for the first time in the club's history, in support of the 'No More Red' campaign against knife crime and youth violence. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Liverpool steal win as Arsenal’s goal woes continue in FA Cup

Arsenal's FA Cup journey ends in a 2-0 defeat to Liverpool, highlighting the need for better finishing in the team.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender #06 Gabriel Magalhaes celebrates after scoring his team first goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on December 23, 2023. (Photo by PAUL ELLIS/AFP via Getty Images)

2 Arsenal players singled out for credit from teammates post-Liverpool

Gabriel Magalhaes and William Saliba received plenty of praise for their performance at Anfield on Saturday, including from their own teammates.
Arsenal's Polish defender #15 Jakub Kiwior reacts during a UEFA Champions League group B football match between PSV Eindhoven and Arsenal FC at the Philips Stadium in Eindhoven, on December 12, 2023. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal to reject Serie A offers to sign 23yo

Arsenal are set to reject all approaches for Jakub Kiwior in January, despite persistent links with a move to Serie A.
Arsenal's Polish defender #15 Jakub Kiwior reacts during a UEFA Champions League group B football match between PSV Eindhoven and Arsenal FC at the Philips Stadium in Eindhoven, on December 12, 2023. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

AC Milan in negotiations over January Arsenal signing

AC Milan are in ongoing negotiations with Arsenal over Jakub Kiwior, with the Serie A side now looking at a potential permanent deal.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Kai Havertz of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Brentford FC and Arsenal FC at Gtech Community Stadium on November 25, 2023. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Criticised Arsenal star wins Player of the Month award

Kai Havertz has won Arsenal's Player of the Month for November, following his recent upturn in form for Mikel Arteta's side.
LUTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Martin Odegaard of Arsenal celebrates victory in front of the fans of Arsenal after the Premier League match between Luton Town and Arsenal FC at Kenilworth Road on December 05, 2023 in Luton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

“We had patience” Edu on Odegaard’s Arsenal success after poor Real Madrid stint

Edu Gaspar discusses Martin Odegaard's successful transition from Real Madrid to Arsenal, his role in nurturing young talent, and Arsenal's growth under his direction.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 04: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, looks on prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal FC at St. James Park on November 04, 2023 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Arteta managing Arsenal injury problems as players get private sessions

Arteta manages Arsenal's squad amidst injuries, to ensure top performance in the Premier League and addressing key player fitness concerns.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND: Bukayo Saka of England celebrates after scoring the team's fifth goal and his third during the UEFA EURO 2024 qualifying round group C match between England and North Macedonia at Old Trafford on June 19, 2023. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Who will Arsenal’s internationals face at Euro 2024?

Following the draw for the Euro 2024 play-offs and groups at the final tournament, let's take a look at Arsenal's internationals who could be involved at the event.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Nuno Tavares of Notts Forest looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Nottingham Forest at Etihad Stadium on September 23, 2023 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal 23yo’s problems continue

Nuno Tavares' loan experiences with Olympique de Marseille and Nottingham Forest seem to be a blend of unfilled potential and problems behind the scenes.
France's defender WIlliam Saliba arrives in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines on November 13, 2023 as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming UEFA Euro 2024 football tournament qualifying matches. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

William Saliba’s confuses ex-Arsenal player for Everton’s Dyche

Arsenal's William Saliba mistakenly identifies ex-player Philippe Senderos as Everton manager Sean Dyche in a humorous mix-up during an NBC Sports game.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL: Gabriel Jesus of Brazil and Giovani Lo Celso of Argentina battle for the ball during a FIFA World Cup 2026 Qualifier match between Brazil and Argentina at Maracana Stadium on November 21, 2023. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s November international result roundup

Now that another international break has come to an end, let's take a look at how Arsenal's internationals got on this November.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 12: William Saliba of France runs with the ball during the international friendly match between Germany and France at Signal Iduna Park on September 12, 2023 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)

Arsenal 22yo set for rare international start – 2nd in a year

William Saliba is expected to come into the France starting lineup against Greece on Tuesday night, with the French media anticipating wholesale changes.
MALAGA, SPAIN: David Raya of Spain warms up prior to the UEFA EURO 2024 qualifying round group A match between Spain and Norway at La Rosaleda Stadium on March 25, 2023. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images)

Arsenal international result roundup for November so far

Midway through the November international break, let's take a look at how Arsenal's internationals are getting on so far.
France's defender WIlliam Saliba arrives in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines on November 13, 2023 as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming UEFA Euro 2024 football tournament qualifying matches. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

William Saliba faces psychological challenge with France, admits Deschamps

Didier Deschamps discusses the psychological challenges faced by Arsenal's William Saliba with the French national team, contrasting with his club performance.
Charlie Patino playing for Swansea City (Photo via Patino on Instagram)

Mikel Arteta opens the door for Arsenal loanee’s return

Mikel Arteta says there's always a pathway for players like Charlie Patino, following the midfielder's recent comments about making it at Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 26: Jakub Kiwior of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Fulham FC at Emirates Stadium on August 26, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arteta blocked Arsenal 23yo’s move 6 months after arrival

Mikel Arteta reportedly blocked defender Jakub Kiwior's potential summer transfer to Sevilla. Despite limited playtime, Kiwior appears to be part of Arteta's future plans for Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND: William Saliba of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on November 11, 2023. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal player makes Team of the Week after Burnley win

William Saliba has been named in the BBC Team of the Week for his goalscoring performance against Burnley at the weekend.

18 Arsenal internationals’ November fixture list

Arsenal have received 18 international call-ups for the November break, let's have a look at who is involved and when they'll be in action.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JUNE 4: Sacha Boey of Galatasaray celebrates the 3-0 victory against Fenerbahce in the Super Lig match at NEF Stadyumu on June 4, 2023 in Istanbul, Turkey. (Photo by Ahmad Mora/Getty Images)

Arsenal discussions with Fenerbahçe’s Boey; eyes set on Bournemouth’s Kelly

Arsenal engages in transfer discussions with Fenerbahçe's Sacha Boey and eyes Bournemouth's Lloyd Kelly, while Jakub Kiwior attracts interest from Italy.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Ben White of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on October 21, 2023. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arteta confirms contract talks with 26yo

Arsenal's Ben White is poised for a new deal, reflecting the club's commitment to retaining key talent under Arteta's guidance.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Ivan Toney of Brentford looks on during the Premier League match between Brentford FC and Nottingham Forest at Brentford Community Stadium on April 29, 2023. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Arsenal eyeing Toney and Gimenez as Frank makes his stance clear

Arsenal and Chelsea vie for Brentford's Ivan Toney as the striker's £100m valuation raises the stakes in the January transfer window and Thomas Frank says he wants Toney to 'stay forever'.
SEVILLE, SPAIN - OCTOBER 24: Gabriel Jesus of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between Sevilla FC and Arsenal FC at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on October 24, 2023 in Seville, Spain. (Photo by Fran Santiago/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta calls for Premier League rule change

Mikel Arteta argues the Premier League and Champions League either need to increase the size of their squads or allow more substitutions.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: Mykhaylo Mudryk of Chelsea jumps for the ball with William Saliba of Arsenal leading to a possible handball incident for Saliba during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on October 21, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Andy Murray explains why Arsenal were robbed against Chelsea

Tennis star and Arsenal fan Andy Murray has weighed in on the decision to award Chelsea a penalty in Saturday's Premier League match.
Charlie Patino playing for Swansea City (Photo via Patino on Instagram)

Arsenal loanee admits he still wants to make it with the Gunners

Charlie Patino is still hoping to make it in the first team at Arsenal, despite the links with a permanent move away in the summer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 08: William Saliba and Gabriel of Arsenal celebrate following their sides victory after the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on October 08, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Latest on William Saliba’s toe injury ahead of Chelsea trip

Mikel Arteta believes the international break was the best time to let William Saliba's toe injury settle, and he hopes it won't be a problem all season.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 12: William Saliba of France runs with the ball during the international friendly match between Germany and France at Signal Iduna Park on September 12, 2023 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)

Which Arsenal players will go to Euro 2024?

With the Euro 2024 qualifiers almost at an end, let's take a look at which Arsenal players are likely to play at the tournament.