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At Arsenal, a Little Less Bumbling, and a Lot Less Grumbling

MANCHESTER, England — In those frantic final minutes, as all sense of order broke down, as the noise crackled and the tension grew, Arsenal's players did what they always used to do, what they always seemed cursed to do, what they were always derided ...
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Jesse Lingard ensures Manchester United salvage draw with Arsenal

Manchester United and Arsenal played to a 2-2 draw on Wednesday night that saw both sides miss on several chances take the victory. The draw keeps United without a Premier League victory in four matches while Unai Emery's men were unable get their ...
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Man United fight back for 2-2 draw though Arsenal's competitive spirit stands out

MANCHESTER, England -- Three thoughts from a stirring 2-2 draw between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford. 1. Man United fight back against Arsenal but winless streak continues. Manchester United extended their Premier.
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Arsenal players accused of passing out after reportedly inhaling 'hippy crack ...

A string of senior Arsenal players were embroiled in a “hippy crack” storm on Thursday night after it was reported they had inhaled nitrous oxide at a pre-season party. Alexandre Lacazette, Mesut Ozil, Matteo Guendouzi and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ...
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Arsenal news: Everything Unai Emery said in his press conference ahead of ...

The Premier League's hectic Christmas calendar starts now. Just one day after Arsenal's exciting 2-2 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford, Unai Emery will face the press at London Colney to preview the club's weekend clash with struggling ...
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Arsenal's Rob Holding Reportedly Could Miss Rest of Season with Knee Injury

Sami Mokbel of the Daily Mail provided the latest on the condition of the centre-back: "Holding has been undergoing numerous tests to determine the extent of the injury. But there is real concern that Holding could have damaged his cruciate. Arsenal ...
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Mourinho accuses Arsenal of diving and time wasting to take point off Man Utd

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has accused Arsenal of “diving and getting the game stopped” in order to leave Old Trafford with a 2-2 draw. The Gunners took the lead on two occasions during an entertaining Premier League encounter on ...
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Arsenal: There has to be a better approach with Alexandre Lacazette

Arsenal yet again didn't start Alexandre Lacazette, and it just seems like such a silly waste of resources. There has to be another way. Arsenal haven't started Alexandre Lacazette in three straight matches, and his involvement is beginning to mirror ...
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Aaron Ramsey scores in stroll against Vorskla as Arsenal win group

Arsenal won their in their Europa League group as a much-changed side coasted to a 3-0 victory against Vorskla in sub-zero Kiev. The fixture had been moved 185 miles west of Poltava to the capital's Olympic stadium, with parts of Ukraine under martial ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

Unai Emery: Arsenal's boss is 'football obsessive' who 'makes or breaks you'

In recent weeks the club's fans have been chanting: 'We've got our Arsenal back.' But just who is the man leading this new-look Gunners side forward into their next era? BBC Sport spoke with some of the people who know Emery best. The picture they ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

Arsenal's youngsters impress in freezing Kiev as Unai Emery's team secure top spot

The Arsenal head coach had gambled that a combination of youngsters and squad players could get the job done, and that gamble paid off within 41 minutes here, as Emile Smith Rowe, Aaron Ramsey and Joe Willock gave Arsenal a half-time lead they were ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

Arsenal news: Lucas Torreira and Grant Xhaka worry raised over Mesut Ozil ...

That's despite the World Cup-winner being widely recognised as Arsenal's most creative midfielder having supplied 51 assists since joining the club from Real Madrid in September 2013. He only signed a lucrative long-term contract at the Emirates ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

Emery: Smith Rowe an example to Arsenal's youngsters

Unai Emery hailed Emile Smith Rowe as an example for Arsenal's young players to follow after the 18-year-old scored in a Europa League win against Vorskla. Arsenal sent a makeshift squad to Ukraine, with the game moved at short notice to Kiev by UEFA ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

Arsenal Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Tottenham

Arsenal's Unai Emery and Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino haven't faced since April 2012, when Pochettino's Espanyol side won 4-0 against Valencia in La Liga. However, Emery won all three of his home La Liga meetings with Pochettino between ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

How gifted Lucas Torreira became Arsenal's most important player

Unai Emery revealed after Arsenal's 2-1 win over Bournemouth last weekend why Lucas Torreira asked to be substituted after 79 minutes. He was tired. The two international friendlies he played with Uruguay days beforehand certainly contributed to his ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

Dropping Ozil means nobody is safe at Arsenal, says ex-goalkeeper Harper

Unai Emery's decision to take Mesut Ozil out of the Arsenal starting line-up means that nobody can afford to rest on their laurels, according to Lee Harper. Ozil has been the Gunners' standard-bearer since moving to north London in 2013 from Real Madrid.
Friday, November 30, 2018

Arsenal vs Tottenham: 5 key players in North London Derby

Arsenal are looking to make it 19 straight unbeaten matches as they welcome Tottenham to the Emirates (the only functional Premier League stadium in North London, I might add). But Tottenham have been on a tear of their own, especially after handily ...
Friday, November 30, 2018

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gives Arsenal win despite Bournemouth scare

At the end of a week in which Unai Emery stated his desire to lead Arsenal back into the Champions League, having had it stated on his behalf by the club's managing director, Vinai Venkatesham, came a result that pushed them closer towards that ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Arsenal leads charge into battery power at Emirates Stadium

Arsenal has become the UK's first football club to install large-scale battery energy storage, in a bid to cut electricity costs and support green energy. Tucked in the basement of the Emirates, the system is capable of powering the 60,000-seat stadium ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Arsenal boss Unai Emery: Mesut Ozil left out due to 'physicality' and ...

Arsenal coach Unai Emery says he left Mesut Ozil out of Sunday's 2-1 win over Bournemouth because of the "physicality and the intensity" of the game, after the German playmaker remained on the bench for the full 90 minutes. With Emery switching to a ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Is Ozil's Arsenal place in doubt and do Chelsea have a Kante conundrum?

Ozil has created 20 chances in the Premier League this season, more than any other Arsenal player. He has played 825 minutes in the top flight in 2018-19 out of a possible 1,170 and, with a chance created every 41.25 minutes, he is ranked 16th overall.
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Mesut Ozil's Arsenal place in doubt? N'Golo Kante conundrum for Chelsea?

Ozil has created 20 chances in the Premier League this season, more than any other Arsenal player. He has played 825 minutes in the top flight in 2018-19 out of a possible 1,170 and, with a chance created every 41.25 minutes, he is ranked 16th overall.
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Bournemouth vs Arsenal, Premier League: live score and latest updates

Bournemouth's offside trap doesn't really work and Arsenal are in! Ramsey speeds down the right tracked by Ake but tumbles and loses his balance...gets up without complaining and goes down again. There's no foul but the chance is gone. Eddie Nketiah is ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gets Arsenal back to winning ways at Bournemouth

It consolidated Arsenal in fifth place in the league but, more importantly, meant they are looking up the table rather than down as they closed the gap to fourth-placed Chelsea to just a single point. Maybe qualifying for the Champions League is not ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Alex Iwobi and Sead Kolasinac reap rewards of Unai Emery's bold Arsenal tinkering

If the Arsenal head coach has shown one thing since arriving in north London, it is that he is not afraid to make bold decisions, and here was another one: Mesut Ozil had been dropped to the bench, and Arsenal were going to play with a back three. It ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Arsenal are only playing at '70 to 80 per cent', Sokratis warns rivals

Asked how far Arsenal are away from hitting their best form, Sokratis said: “We are around 70 to 80 per cent. We need to improve sometimes to not lose the ball or when we have the ball to finish the action and score. That is the difference. We need to ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Arsenal news: Sokratis reveals how side can get better ahead of north London ...

Sokratis Papastathopoulos has revealed what Arsenal need to do to improve ahead of this weekend's north London derby with top four rivals Tottenham Hotspur. Arsenal beat Bournemouth 2-1 on Sunday to get back to winning ways in the Premier League ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Arsenal is knocking on the Champions League door

"We know that is not enough for us — for our objectives," Arsenal coach Unai Emery said. "We were speaking during the week and above all in the two days before the match that it was very important today. ... Today the three points is a big moment for ...
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Henrikh Mkhitaryan strikes late to save Arsenal's unbeaten run against Wolves

When the fourth official raised the board to show there would be five minutes of stoppage time, the Arsenal support booed and the manager, Unai Emery, gestured unhappily. The home team had just equalised through the substitute Henrikh Mkhitaryan and ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Arsenal had video chat with Welbeck before Wolves game to lift his mood

Unai Emery and his Arsenal players spoke to Danny Welbeck on FaceTime before their game against Wolves, Bernd Leno has revealed. The goalkeeper said the squad got in touch with the striker, who broke his ankle last week, during their team meeting and ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck undergoes two operations on broken ankle

Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck has had two successful operations to repair his broken ankle, the Premier League club have announced. The 27-year-old faces a long spell on the sidelines after suffering what the club described as a “significant” injury in ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Sweeping momentum has ground to a stutter: Why are Arsenal struggling all of a ...

Since then, Arsenal have drawn all their of their subsequent Premier League games - including on Sunday against Wolves, where for so long they looked destined to lose until Henrikh Mkhitaryan's 86th-minute equaliser. The more optimistic fans would ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Arsenal news: Unai Emery issued Gunners transfer advice after Wolves draw

That is the verdict of Alan Shearer. The Gunners stretched their unbeaten run across all competitions to 16 games but were below par in drawing 1-1 with Wolves at the Emirates Stadium. Henrikh Mkhitaryan's 86th-minute equaliser earned Arsenal a point ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Arsenal tactical shift rescues point but Unai Emery's side can't afford to ...

There has been plenty to catch the eye in Unai Emery's first few months at Arsenal. It's just that most of it happens in the second half. Of the 26 Premier League goals the Gunners have scored this season just seven have come in the first half, four of ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Arsenal unbeaten run dismissed as 'just statistics' by disappointed Bernd Leno

Bernd Leno has dismissed Arsenal's 16-game unbeaten run as "just a statistic" amid the disappointment of Sunday's 1-1 draw with Wolves. The Gunners lost ground on the top four after Henrikh Mkhitaryan struck late to rescue a point against the Premier ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Nuno proud of Wolves display at Arsenal

Wolves coach Nuno Espirito Santo was left beaming with pride at his team's performance after they claimed a 1-1 draw away to Arsenal on Sunday. Ivan Cavaleiro put Wolves ahead in the 13th minute as he turned in Raul Jimenez's low cross, and for long ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

'Lucky' Arsenal need more from Ozil and creativity department - Wright

Arsenal were “very lucky” against Wolves, says Ian Wright, with more expected from Mesut Ozil and the other creative influences in Unai Emery's side. The Gunners played out a 1-1 draw against the newly-promoted opposition in their most recent outing ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Granit Xhaka has become Arsenal's most divisive player – as shown by ...

There was a moment in Arsenal's 1-1 draw with Liverpool which seemed to epitomise the voguish new Granit Xhaka. After Mohamed Salah had swept in behind the Arsenal defence, Xhaka sprinted the length of the pitch and dispossessed his opponent in the ...
Monday, November 12, 2018

Gritty Lucas Torreira Brings Added Steel to Arsenal

Lucas Torreira has been at Arsenal just a matter of months but the tough-tackling midfielder already looks like the kind of player the club has been missing for years. The Uruguay international will make only his seventh Premier League start when ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Danny Welbeck: Arsenal say forward has 'significant' ankle injury

Danny Welbeck sustained a "significant" right ankle injury during Thursday's Europa League game against Sporting Lisbon, his club Arsenal have said. The 27-year-old England international was carried off on a stretcher during the goalless draw at ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Danny Welbeck's injury causes serious problems for Arsenal - must they now buy ...

Those are the words of Raul Sanllehi, Arsenal's head of football, in an interview with Telegraph Sport last month. Following the departure of Ivan Gazidis to AC Milan, it is Sanllehi who leads the way on these things, and it is Sanllehi who will have ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Danny Welbeck's injury causes serious problems for Arsenal - will they now ...

Those are the words of Raul Sanllehi, Arsenal's head of football, in an interview with Telegraph Sport last month. Following the departure of Ivan Gazidis to AC Milan, it is Sanllehi who leads the way on these things, and it is Sanllehi who will have ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Arsenal vs Wolves, Premier League 2018-19: What time is kick-off, what TV ...

Arsenal will be without Danny Welbeck and Stephan Lichtsteiner for Sunday's game after both were forced off injured in Thursday's draw with Sporting Lisbon. Welbeck (ankle) is expected to be sidelined for some time after being taken to hospital ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Arsenal news: Mesut Ozil makes huge claim about Gunners future, drops ...

The German play-maker is under contract at the Emirates Stadium until 2021 after penning a long-term extension back in January that made him the highest-paid player in Arsenal's history on £350,000-a-week. Ozil is into the sixth season of his career at ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Arsenal Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Wolves

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery will be looking to continue their nine-game unbeaten run in the Premier League when Wolves come to town on Sunday. The Gunners' last domestic match ended in a 1-1 draw with Liverpool and Emery's side have looked ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Arsenal icon calls for new Welbeck contract as 'significant ankle injury' is ...

Arsenal have been urged to make a “magnificent gesture” to Danny Welbeck and hand the forward a new contract after confirming that he has suffered a “significant ankle injury”. The England international picked up an unfortunate knock during a Europa ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Premier League: Gritty Torreira brings added steel to Arsenal

Lucas Torreira has been at Arsenal just a matter of months but the tough-tackling midfielder already looks like the kind of player the club has been missing for years. The Uruguay international will make only his seventh Premier League start when ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Arsenal wait on Welbeck injury

Danny Welbeck sustained a “significant” right ankle injury during Thursday's Europa League game against Sporting Lisbon, his club Arsenal have said, BBC Sport reports. The 27-year-old England international was carried off on a stretcher during the ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Arsenal: Against all odds, Unai Emery won over Mesut Ozil

Arsenal fans were naturally over the moon when Mesut Ozil joined the club. He was the first superstar signing in years. Plus, it was easy to see that there is not a more “Arsene Wenger” player out there than Mesut Ozil. Slick passing, cerebral, secure ...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Unai Emery's desire to disrupt opponents unites Arsenal players

When Unai Emery was unveiled as Arsenal manager on 23 May he spoke in the Emirates 'Diamond Club' about his commitment to pressing football and how that energy could invigorate the frustrated fans here. It was as close as we have got to any form of ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Granit Xhaka improvement is clearest sign of Emery changes at Arsenal

And the truth is that it has been a long time since Arsenal felt like this. It wasn't so much the result against Liverpool as the performance. The sense that, for the first time in a decade, there is something being built, that the years of drift may ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Granit Xhaka's transformation under Unai Emery a game-changer for improving ...

Xhaka is the most obvious beneficiary of this more hands-on approach and proved it against a Liverpool side who had grown used to having it their own way against Arsenal. “A lot of small things have changed,” said Xhaka, who was instrumental in Arsenal ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

'Arsenal now closer to Premier League's best' – Emery lauds Gunners after ...

Unai Emery believes Arsenal have showed that they have closed the gap on the Premier League's best sides with their 1-1 draw against Liverpool. Alexandre Lacazette earned the Gunners a point at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, cancelling out James ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Xhaka confident Arsenal will finish in top four

Granit Xhaka believes a renewed collective spirit will assure Arsenal a top four finish in the Premier League this season. The Swiss international was prominent as Arsenal drew 1-1 with Liverpool, moving to a 14-game unbeaten streak. Xhaka credits the ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Sporting

That is Arsenal's first ever win on Portuguese soil, and after a pretty forgettable first half, they really turned it on in the second period and thoroughly deserve their win. Welbeck had a perfectly good goal ruled out, and Aubameyang and Ramsey ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Aaron Ramsey says he was puzzled after Arsenal withdrew contract offer

Aaron Ramsey has said he does not understand why the offer of a contract extension was withdrawn by Arsenal. The midfielder had been close to signing an agreement when the club he has represented for 10 years unexpectedly reneged on their offer.
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal fans adapt Vieira chant to Torreira for good rhyme and reason

The diminutive midfielder has become such a catalyst to the way they play he already feels indispensable, totally at home at the heart of Arsenal's game, covering ground, snapping into tackles, always looking to pass the ball onwards with efficiency.
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey wants explanation after contract offer withdrawn

Aaron Ramsey wants Arsenal to explain why they withdrew the offer of a contract extension, saying he hasn't been told the reasons for the decision. Ramsey looks set to leave Arsenal when his current deal expires next summer, after the club rescinded an ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Emery demands urgency as Arsenal chase 12th successive win

LONDON - Unai Emery has implored his Arsenal stars to begin matches with more urgency as they head to Crystal Palace biding for a remarkable 12th successive victory on Sunday. Emery's side notched their 11th win in a row on Thursday as Danny ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Slow-starting Arsenal's mid-game improvements are admirable but may be ...

Arsenal's first-half struggles initially seemed like little more than a statistical quirk, but with each passing week the same problem is resurfacing over and over again. The worrying truth for Emery is that it is now happening with such frequency that ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Lucas Torreira on becoming Arsenal's new cult hero: 'When they sing for me it ...

The Arsenal fans know this already, of course. For years they have longed for a player like Torreira, a midfielder who can fight at the back as well as flourish in attack. It should come as little surprise, then, that the Uruguayan has already been ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal news: One stat from Sporting Lisbon win worries former Gunners star

Arsenal beat Sporting Lisbon 1-0 in the Europa League last night thanks to Danny Welbeck's strike. The north London side have found form under Unai Emery with the Spaniard replacing Arsene Wenger during the summer. But while Arsenal have impressed ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal team news: Predicted line up vs Crystal Palace – star dropped ...

Arsenal could mix up their attacking talents for the trip to Crystal Palace in a bid to extend their winning streak. The Gunners have won 11 games in a row and will be keen to continue their hot form at Selhurst Park on Sunday. Unai Emery's men ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal news: Unai Emery reveals message to Aaron Ramsey amid contract row

As it stands Ramsey will either be sold in January or leave on a free transfer next summer. The 27-year-old captained Arsenal in Thursday's 1-0 win over Sporting in the Europa League. And Emery says Ramsey's attention needs to be on football and ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal news: Aaron Ramsey sends contract demand to Gunners board

Ramsey is in the final year of his Arsenal contract but talks over a new deal broke down last month. It is unclear if negotiations will restart but as it stands Ramsey will either be sold in January or leave on a free transfer come the summer. Ramsey ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal news: Gunners legend makes Unai Emery revelation, issues challenge

That's the challenge set by Gunners legend Martin Keown. Arsenal have won 11 games in a row in all competitions under new boss Emery, despite a tricky start to the season. The Gunners have impressed going forward, attacking with real intent and scoring ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal march on as Danny Welbeck hits winning goal against Sporting

Fourteen, in case you were wondering. Arsenal's longest winning run across all competitions stretched to an imposing 14 games under George Graham in 1987, beginning with a 1-0 win over Nottingham Forest thanks to a goal from Alan Smith, and ending ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal are no longer flying under the radar - it's about time their ...

Unai Emery did his best to knock back the question. “Three matches is a lot of matches,” he replied, when asked whether he believes his fledgling Arsenal side can match the club's all-time record of 14 consecutive victories, a piece of history dating ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Arsenal Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Crystal Palace

Arsenal will look to continue their amazing run of form on Sunday when they face Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. The Gunners have won 11 matches in a row in all competitions and picked up another victory on Thursday night when they narrowly beat ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Emery refuses to get carried away by Arsenal's terrific form

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mesut Ozil stole the show as Arsenal swept to their 10th successive win with a dominant 3-1 victory against Leicester on Monday. Unai Emery's side trailed to Hector Bellerin's first-half own goal at the Emirates Stadium.
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Mesut Özil orchestrates Arsenal in full flow to quench Leicester's fire

For Unai Emery the theme of the evening was the perfect 10. It is now 10 victories on the spin in all competitions for his energetically developing Arsenal – seven of them in the Premier League – and the manager owed it all to the maestro in the No 10 ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Leicester

That victory pushes Arsenal up into fourth, above Tottenham Hotspur. It is the first time they have won 10 consecutive matches in all competitions for since October 2007, when they went on a 12-game winning run. Leicester stay 11th after back-to-back ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Unai Emery has made me believe in myself again, says Arsenal's Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi says that Unai Emery has removed the fear of failure at Arsenal, which has allowed the club to piece together a run of 10 consecutive victories in all competitions. The atmosphere towards the end of the Arsène Wenger years was tainted by ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Are Arsenal genuine contenders for the Premier League title?

The reasons for Arsenal's improvement lie in greater organisation, harder running and midfielders who actually bother to put a tackle in. Complaints aimed at Arsène Wenger during the latter years of his tenure have been addressed; in Unai Emery ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

'Sexy football': Aubameyang, Ozil star as Arsenal make it perfect 10

LONDON - Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mesut Ozil stole the show as Arsenal swept to their 10th successive win with a dominant 3-1 victory against Leicester on Monday. Unai Emery's side trailed to Hector Bellerin's first-half own goal at the Emirates ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Arsenal's magic goal dissected, and why it showed Mesut Ozil's worth

When Aaron Ramsey backheeled his trickling shot into the corner of the Craven Cottage net, in the 67th minute of Arsenal's 5-1 thrashing of Fulham, it was almost immediately hailed as the best goal of the season so far. This, we all thought, would take ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Arsenal news: Mesut Ozil and Unai Emery claim made by former England star

That's the view of former England and Everton winger Trevor Steven, who saw Ozil shine in Arsenal's win over Leicester on Monday. That was the Gunners' tenth win in a row in all competitions as they begin to reach their potential under Emery. The ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Mesut Ozil inspires spectacular Arsenal comeback against Leicester

Arsenal came from behind to down Leicester in fantastic fashion and extend the Gunner's win streak under Unai Emery to ten games. The Gunners started slow and the atmosphere at The Emirates was very flat as Leicester launched wave after wave of ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Mesut Ozil is absent in matches that Arsenal are not dominating, claims Graeme ...

Mesut Ozil has been challenged to stop being “absent” from matches that Arsenal are not dominating by Sky Sports pundit Graeme Souness. Arsenal came from a goal down to earn a convincing 3-1 win over Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium on Monday ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Arsenal Is A Team Of Halves, And That Works (For Now)

Arsenal is one of the most fickle soccer teams in the world. When at their lowest, the Gunners looks like they could be beaten by a motivated Sunday league side. When at their highest, they play as exciting soccer as any team in the world and attack ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Ozil stars as Arsenal gun down Leicester

A sublime display from captain Mesut Ozil inspired Arsenal as they came from behind to beat Leicester in the Premier League and extend their winning run to 10 games. After a shaky start from the Gunners, Leicester took the lead through a Hector ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Adidas to become Arsenal's new kit supplier from 2019-20 in £300m deal

Arsenal have confirmed that they have signed a new kit deal with Adidas – to start from the beginning of the 2019-20 season – with the German company paying the Premier League club in the region of £300m over five years.
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Arsenal hammer Fulham with Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang doubles

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey scored the goal of the game as Unai Emery's men made it nine consecutive wins in all competitions with this 5-1 victory over Fulham. Alexandre Lacazette gave the visitors the lead on 29 minutes. The Frenchman started the ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Arsenal proving Premier League title credentials in winning run - Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi thinks Arsenal are proving their title credentials after taking their winning run to nine games with a 5-1 victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage. The win was Arsenal's sixth in a row in the Premier League after opening losses to Manchester ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Arsenal news: Gunners showed THIS in Fulham win that they didn't under Arsene ...

And following their explosive display on the banks of the Thames, Jenas thinks that Arsenal look in better condition than they did under Emery's predecessor Arsene Wenger in recent years and expects defences to be wary of their attacking threat.
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Fulham vs Arsenal: Alexandre Lacazette inspires five-star Gunners to continue ...

With a one-touch move taking in half of their team, a combination of instinct, imagination, team-work and technical skill, Arsenal scored the best goal of the Unai Emery era here at Fulham this afternoon, the third in their 5-1 win. The goal was more ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Arsenal kit deal: Gunners agree bumper new £65m-per-year partnership with adidas

Arsenal have announced a new kit deal with German sportswear giant adidas. Puma has been Arsenal's kit sponsor since 2014 but wanted to improve on the £30million per year deal. Arsenal will double that tally by earning £65million per year under the new ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Arsenal title challenge is on as Unai Emery's flat-track bullies fire warning ...

So it's not a two-horse race after all. The Premier League pack have suddenly bunched going into the international break. And there, within striking distance of the top, are Arsenal. Unai Emery's team have crept up the table since their season-opening ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Ozil missed Arsenal win at Fulham due to back injury, confirms Emery

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil missed the win at Fulham due to a back spasm suffered in the lead up to the game, according to manager Unai Emery. The former Germany international was expected to be part of the Gunners side at Craven Cottage having ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Arsenal announce £300m Adidas kit deal as they prepare to bid farewell to Puma

Ian Wright, who enjoyed many goal-laden years at Arsenal with three stripes on his shirt, welcomed the news back in the summer. He posted on social media: "So pleased Adidas are back sponsoring after this coming season. Especially after seeing what ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Full-time: Qarabag 0-3 Arsenal

Arsenal have six points after two matches in the Europa League group stages and will travel to Sporting Lisbon next. This was their eighth win in a row in all competitions and there were some clear positives: they were clinical; and several individuals ...
Friday, October 5, 2018

Sokratis Papastathopoulos strikes early as Arsenal pass Qarabag test with ease

Qarabag on a Thursday night might not have been the kind of trip players would be queueing up to take part in. Arsène Wenger was in the habit of leaving his first XI at home for Europa League group games, allowing them to put their feet up before a ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Unai Emery's quiet revolution at Arsenal reaping early rewards

It is not only what Emery does in training at Arsenal but when and where. He is obsessed by the small details and he will train on the day before a game at the same time as the kick-off, or as close to it as possible if it is an evening fixture. Before ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Meet Emile Smith Rowe: Nurtured by Arsenal, chased by Barcelona, World Cup ...

His first goal for Arsenal - eight years after he joined the club as a 10-year-old - against Qarabag on Thursday night is a case in point. The close-range finish may have looked straightforward but it was the culmination of hours spent honing his craft ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Fulham vs Arsenal, Premier League 2018-19: What time is kick-off, what TV ...

The end to a long week for Arsenal after their 5,000 mile round-trip to Azerbaijan to beat Qarabag 3-0 on Thursday night. If they could put tiredness to one side, Unai Emery's men could win six successive Premier League matches within a single season ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Arsenal team news: Predicted Arsenal line up vs Fulham – Aubameyang doubt ...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is a doubt for Arsenal's latest Premier League fixture against Fulham after being taken ill during the week. The Gabon international did not travel with the rest of the Gunners squad for their Europa League clash against ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Qarabag vs Arsenal: Unai Emery happy to 'suffer' in Europa League win

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery admitted his side "suffered" en route to Europa League victory against Qarabag - but insists he would not have it any other way. The Gunners secured a flattering 3-0 win in Baku as Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Emile Smith ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Fulham vs Arsenal LIVE Premier League: Predictions, team news, where to watch ...

Arsenal however did manage to rest some key figures and are on an eight-game unbeaten run, so Slaviska Jokanovic, whose side have not won in the league since late August, will be hoping to take advantage of any tiredness shown by Emery's outfit.
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Fulham v Arsenal Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

Arsenal are aiming to continue their fine run of form when they travel across the capital to face Fulham at Craven Cottage on Sunday afternoon. The Gunners lost their first two league matches under Unai Emery's stewardship but have won their last five ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Arsenal players want Aaron Ramsey stay, says Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi has revealed that Arsenal players want Aaron Ramsey to continue his stay at the Emirates. The 27-year-old joined the Gunners in 2008 from Cardiff City and has made 241 appearances for the side, scoring 36 goals. Refresh. 5 things...Guardiola ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Arsenal starlet Smith Rowe happy to have shunned loan switch as he eyes ...

Emile Smith Rowe believes his decision to snub a loan move away from Arsenal has been justified as he seeks to build on his goal-scoring exploits in Europa League competition. The 18-year-old, who was on target in a 3-0 victory over Qarabag, has become ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Arsenal Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Fulham

Arsenal make the short trip across London to face Fulham at Craven Cottage on Sunday. The Gunners have won their last eight matches in all competitions and will seek to stretch that fine run of form when they come up against Slavisa Jokanovic's men.
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Emery happy to see Arsenal 'suffer' in Azerbaijan

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery admitted his side "suffered" en route to Europa League victory against Qarabag - but insists he would not have it any other way. The Gunners secured a flattering 3-0 win in Baku as Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Emile Smith ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Lacazette strikes as controversial goal puts gloss on Arsenal win over Everton

There were times when Arsenal lacked imagination but it would turn out well enough after Lacazette had turned the contest on its head. The irony was that – wonderful finish aside – the centre-forward was peripheral and Emery admitted afterwards he was ...
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Arsenal made to work for win as wasteful Everton leave Emirates empty-handed

Can Arsenal now seriously build further? The departure as chief executive of Ivan Gazidis suggests that there are doubts about that even at the very highest level of the club, especially in the context of how Manchester City and Liverpool have begun ...
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Arsenal vs Everton - LIVE: How to watch online, when is it, predictions, odds ...

Arsenal will look to extend their Premier League winning run to four games when Everton visit the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. Unai Emery's side have recovered from their defeats to Manchester City and Chelsea on the first two weekends of the season by ...
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Alexandre Lacazette, Arsenal Win 4th Premier League Match in a Row vs. Everton

Arsenal won their fourth Premier League match in a row on Sunday as they beat Everton 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium. The visitors were the stronger side in the first half but failed to take their chances, and the Gunners hit them with two goals in quick ...
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Aubameyang & Lacazette can form a scary partnership as Arsenal make it five ...

However, this 2-0 victory was all about Arsenal's two frontmen who cost the club almost £100 million; Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre Emerick Aubameyang. The duo now have six goals in four games between them and continue to look like a duo worthy of ...
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Arsenal 4-2 Vorskla Poltava: Europa League – as it happened

So this MBM comes to a close. It's been a good night for Arsenal. Amy Lawrence was at the Emirates, and she's filed the definitive report on the game. Thanks for reading, wherever you may be. Nighty night!
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal

So this MBM comes to a close. It's been a good night for Arsenal. Amy Lawrence was at the Emirates, and she's filed the definitive report on the game. Thanks for reading, wherever you may be. Nighty night!
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at the double against Vorskla Poltava

Due to a quirk in the rules so outmoded it has been abolished, Aubameyang was not allowed to play a single minute of Europa League football last season after his mid-season move from Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal. They needed him then, but he needed ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang strikes twice as Arsenal's nimble attack eclipses ...

Midfielder Dmytro Kravchenko had ventured deep into Arsenal's half but misread a pass and was dispossessed by Mkhitaryan who sprinted forward and released Iwobi. The Nigeria forward showed good awareness and in turn squared a pass for an ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal Supporters' Trust urge club to rescind season tickets of fans who ...

The Arsenal Supporters' Trust (AST)believes that there were fewer than 30,000 at Thursday's match – a figure disputed by the club – and are stepping up their campaign to address a situation that also became a major issue in the final months of Arsène ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal can't be what Unai Emery wants them to be

The tragedy of Unai Emery's Arsenal could be seen when goalkeeper Petr Cech conceded a corner in the first half against Newcastle United. Arsenal were trying to play out the back. The two center backs, Shkodran Mustafi and Sokratis Papastathopoulos, ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal news: Champions League claim made about Gunners after Vorskla win ...

And while there are a few major threats to Arsenal's hopes of glory already in the group stages, and more to come from the third-placed teams of the Champions League groups, The Debate panel believe that success on the continent is a realistic goal for ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal news: Gunners star is 'arrogant', Unai Emery must make major decision ...

Aubameyang scored twice as Arsenal beat Vorskla Poltava 4-2 in their first Europa League outing last night at the Emirates. The 29-year-old opened the scoring with the only goal in the first half, rounding off a quick Arsenal break to put Unai Emery's ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal team news: Predicted Arsenal line up vs Everton – Bernd Leno ahead of ...

Arsenal will be keen to root out their defensive issues for the visit of Everton at the Emirates this Sunday. The Gunners have been grinding out victories, but are yet to keep a clean sheet in all competitions so far this season. They have conceded ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal news: Fans spot something brilliant as Gunners train before Everton ...

Following their Europa League opener against Vorskla on Thursday night, Arsenal were back on the training field on Friday ahead of hosting the Toffees in the Premier League this weekend. The Gunners were filmed being put through their paces by boss ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal news: Unai Emery insists all four of his senior strikers have an ...

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has insisted that all four of his senior strikers have an important role to play at the club this season, as the Spaniard continues to experiment with his starting line-up ahead of tomorrow's visit of Everton. Emery named a ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang Brace Helps Arsenal Past Vorskla in 2018 Europa League

Arsenal got their 2018-19 UEFA Europa League campaign off to a winning start on Thursday, as they coasted past Vorksla 4-2 at the Emirates Stadium. After a dogged start from the visitors, the Gunners went in front thanks to a slick counter-attacking ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Unai Emery enjoying challenge of solving Arsenal's attacking puzzle

Building a functioning attack out of Arsenal's intriguing mismatch of forwards would be enough to give any manager sleepless nights. Luckily for the Gunners, Unai Emery is relishing the challenge of fitting his frontline together. Arsenal's strike ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Unai Emery reveals what he tells his Arsenal players before EVERY match

Unai Emery has revealed he makes a point of reminding his Arsenal players of their defensive responsibilities before every match. Since Emery took over as Gunners manager from Arsene Wenger, Arsenal have conceded in each of their six matches this ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reveals the one area Arsenal need to improve after ...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang admits Arsenal still need to improve defensively after recording their fourth consecutive victory over Vorskla Polta in the Europa League. Aubameyang scored twice and Danny Welbeck and Mesut Ozil were both on target as the ...
Friday, September 21, 2018

Arsenal's Mesut Özil leaves Ciaran Clark and Newcastle too much to do

Midway through the afternoon Unai Emery was quite possibly bracing himself for the sort of uncomfortable post-match scrutiny with which Arsène Wenger eventually became so wearily familiar. Emery's Arsenal ended the first half seemingly barely able to ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Newcastle wilt in miserable second half as Unai Emery's Arsenal record third ...

Arsenal did not just take the lead when Granit Xhaka scored a sumptuous free kick just after half time, they ripped the heart out of Newcastle United; shattering their confidence, destroying their self-belief. It was not a goal, it was more like a ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Arsenal news: Ian Wright reveals why he is delighted for Gunners star after ...

After going into the break goalless, Torreira's effect was vital for the Gunners as they scored twice in nine second-half minutes to take the game away from the Magpies. Although Ciaran Clark responded in stoppage time for the hosts, Arsenal grabbed ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

A tale of two halves as Arsenal flash with promise in victory against Newcastle

For Arsenal, a true game of two halves. How unlikely it had seemed at half-time that this slipshod performance would grow into arguably the most promising match yet of Unai Emery's fledgling reign. And yet, after weathering an early Newcastle storm ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

200 not out: Ozil shows critics he's still Arsenal's main man

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery was questioned about the German playmaker in his pre-match press conference and proceeded to tell the media that, yes, Ozil could give more. It follows on from the line of questioning he has been receiving all season about ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Emery demanding away-day consistency from Arsenal

Arsenal manager Unai Emery wants more consistency and competitiveness from his side away from home after claiming a 2-1 win at Newcastle United. The Gunners overcame a shaky start in which they spent most of the first half on the back foot to record ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Arsenal Vs Newcastle United: Granit Xhaka tantalises again

Arsenal squeezed past Newcastle United on Saturday afternoon thanks to two very different performances. One of sluggish, loose, uncontrolled play; one of vibrant, energetic, dynamic, artistic expression. It was as if a different came out of the ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Arsenal Vs Newcastle United: It's all about angles

Against Manchester City and Chelsea, he played with an extremely low block — Newcastle averaged 20% possession across the two matches — and looked to soak up the relentless waves of attacking pressure and then counter attack. But against Arsenal, ...
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Lacazette strike gives Arsenal full points against Cardiff

Cardiff City scored its first league goal of the season but Arsenal took the points as Alexandre Lacazette struck a superb late winner to secure a 3-2 victory in a Premier League thriller on Sunday. Harry Arter wasted a glorious chance to give Cardiff ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Arsenal edge five-goal thriller against Cardiff thanks to Alexandre Lacazette

Arsenal then restored their advantage with the goal of the game. Mesut Özil, returning to the starting lineup, threaded a pass into the feet of Lacazette, whose clever flick found Aubameyang. With Morrison retreating, Aubameyang shifted the ball on to ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Arsenal are 'learning like children' under Unai Emery, says Alexandre Lacazette

Alexandre Lacazette is not overly concerned by the defensive mistakes Arsenal are making under Unai Emery, with the forward claiming the team are “learning like children” under the new manager and will improve sooner rather than later. Arsenal recorded ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Alexandre Lacazette: 'Arsenal are making mistakes because we are learning like ...

Lacazette scored a wonderful winning goal as Arsenal just about secured all three points from their trip to Cardiff on Sunday, but there were some all too familiar flaws in the team's display in Wales. Cardiff had failed to score a goal in the Premier ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Arsenal news: Gunners star faces punishment over controversial Cardiff celebration

The German headed home to put the Gunners into the lead before they ran out eventual 3-2 winners away at Cardiff. Mustafi wheeled away towards team-mate Granit Xhaka, who had put the ball into the box for the defender to head home. But the Arsenal ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Arsenal legend suggests Unai Emery must drop Petr Cech – This is why

Arsenal scraped a 3-2 win over Premier League minnows Cardiff City yesterday thanks to Alexandre Lacazette's late strike nine minutes from time. Shkodran Mustafi opened the scoring for the Gunners after 11 minutes by Victor Camarasa levelled for the ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Cardiff vs Arsenal player ratings: Alexandre Lacazette impresses with match ...

Arsenal lifted their awayday blues with a 3-2 Premier League victory at Cardiff. Shkodran Mustafi and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - with his 150th goal in the top five leagues of European football - twice gave the Gunners the lead before Alexandre ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Alexandre Lacazette winner sees Arsenal scrape by in five-goal thriller at Cardiff

As Alexandre Lacazette celebrated his decisive late goal with a casual dance floor shimmy that was utterly at odds with this white-knuckle performance, Unai Emery could at least console himself with the thought that he has inadvertently made Arsenal ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Alexandre Lacazette Winner Sees Arsenal Past Cardiff in Premier League Thriller

Alexandre Lacazette's late winner saw Arsenal to a 3-2 win over Cardiff City on Sunday in a thrilling Premier League encounter. The visitors took the lead when Shkodran Mustafi thudded a header home from close range after a Granit Xhaka corner. However ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Arsenal v Cardiff: Alexander Lacazette lashes late stunner in Gunners win

But Emery was impressed with the way Arsenal responded to each of those setbacks. “The reaction is very important. The reaction was very good. We were calm,” Emery said. “The most important thing is to be calm and to continue working. “We controlled ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Late goal seals thrilling win for Arsenal as Watford shock Spurs

London: Cardiff City scored their first league goals of the season but Arsenal took the points as Alexandre Lacazette struck a superb late winner to secure a 3-2 victory in a Premier League thriller. At Vicarage Road, Watford came from behind to upset ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

'Alexandre Lacazette showed us what he could do' – Arsenal striker praised by ...

Unai Emery hailed Alexandre Lacazette's "big capacity" to score after he netted a brilliant winner for Arsenal against Cardiff. Lacazette struck a rasping shot high into Cardiff's net nine minutes from time at the Cardiff City Stadium as Arsenal edged ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Arsenal and Granit Xhaka: I told you so

Arsenal fans probably won't ever appreciate Granit Xhaka. Just like Olivier Giroud. A player with very specific facilities that help the team so much, but that lack in glitz and glamour. Even as he improves, fans deny it, and say he's only getting ...
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Full-time: Arsenal 0-2 Manchester City

De Bruyne comes close at the death but then the whistle blows. That was very comfortable for City, who weren't really close to their best but were up against an Arsenal team that is currently neither one thing nor the other. Sterling and Bernardo Silva ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal's uncomfortable Petr Cech earns 5/10 as Gunners struggle vs. Man City

The Unai Emery era at Arsenal began with a defeat as champions Manchester City reasserted their credentials in a 2-0 win. Raheem Sterling gave City the lead in a first half they dominated. Arsenal improved after the break, but not enough to stop ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Unai Emery needs time to enact the wholesale changes needed at Arsenal

Anyone wondering how long it would take Unai Emery to fully understand what it means to be Arsenal head coach need wonder no longer. All it took was one game to anger Sam Allardyce by having the temerity to play short passes along the ground.
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal 0-2 Man City: Unai Emery's opener is a reality check for Arsenal

I think there was an element of disappointment for Arsenal supporters on Sunday because a lot of people thought that, with Emery spending all of pre-season together with his squad, they could have stolen a march on City boss Pep Guardiola, who has only ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal vs Manchester City, Premier League 2018-19: live score and latest updates

De Bruyne fires the corner in, the referee gives Arsenal a free-kick. G Nev reckons City have made a mistake trying to wind up the home fans here with deliberate time wasting 2/3rds of the way through. Their definitely louder now than they have been ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Petr Cech reveals personal challenge of adapting to Arsenal's new style of ...

The big noticeable change in Arsenal under Emery was the desire to build attacks with short passes from defence that used Cech almost as an additional outfield player and, despite some of the difficulties against Manchester City's high pressing, it is ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal 0-0 Man City LIVE: Score, goals, updates; Premier League latest

Express Sport brings you the latest Premier League action as champions Manchester City travel to Arsenal. Pep Guardiola's Manchester City, who won the Premier League with a record 100 points last season, begin their next campaign at Arsenal.
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal news: Bayer Leverkusen mock Gunners star Petr Cech for Manchester City ...

Arsenal manager Unai Emery chose to field Cech against Manchester City despite signing Bernd Leno from Leverkusen in the summer. The Germany international was left on the bench, though, as Pep Guardiola's side prevailed courtesy of goals from ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal vs Manchester City - as it happened: Unai Emery's new era gets off to ...

Arsenal host Manchester City at The Emirates this afternoon in the first competitive game of the Unai Emery era. And yet on the pitch, Arsenal retain a very familiar look. New signings Bernd Leno and Lucas Torreria have both been left on the bench ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal Lose 2-0 to Manchester City in Unai Emery's Premier League Debut

Manchester City's Premier League title defence got off to a great start on Sunday, as the Sky Blues beat Arsenal 2-0 in their first outing of the season. Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva took care of the scoring at Emirates Stadium. The Gunners fell ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal suffer first-up loss under new boss Unai Emery

Sterling was a constant thorn in Arsenal's side and, five minutes after drawing Petr Cech into action with a near-post drive, the England international fired City into a deserved lead, skipping past Hector Bellerin and Matteo Guendouzi before lashing ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

'Stupid way of playing' – Allardyce blasts Arsenal boss Emery

Sam Allardyce has laid into new Arsenal boss Unai Emery for having his side play out from the back against Manchester City. Emery underwent a baptism of fire in the opening day weekend of the Premier League, facing off with the champions at the ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

'We need to work tactically' - Emery explains how Arsenal can close the gap to ...

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has insisted that his side need to improve their tactical approach to close the gap between themselves and Manchester City. The Spaniard took charge of his first competitive game for the Gunners on Sunday against the defending ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Ian Wright names two positives from Arsenal's humbling defeat to Manchester City

Ian Wright has identified two positives from Arsenal's humbling defeat to Manchester City. In Unai Emery's first game in charge since replacing Arsene Wenger at the Emirates, Arsenal were outclassed by reigning champions City. England forward Raheem ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Arsenal can't rely on Mesut Ozil to lead them forward in Unai Emery's new era

Mesut Ozil is the leader at Arsenal; the talisman, the rallying point for the team and fans. It is a responsibility from which he cannot hide. No player is bigger than a club -- especially one as huge as the Gunners -- yet Ozil is to Arsenal what Harry ...

Same old City too strong for new look Arsenal

New Arsenal head coach Unai Emery began life at the Emirates Stadium with defeat as Manchester City started their Premier League title defence with a well-deserved victory. Emery has promised to take Arsenal in a "new way" after replacing Arsene Wenger ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Terrace Talk: Terrace Talk - City's big beasts roam Arsenal's open prairies

The sleeves of Arsenal's pristine new kits implore any reader with powerful enough vision to “Visit Rwanda”, but yet here we all were, at the Emirates Stadium in dusty, busy old London, the sound of strangled traffic chugging sedately past outside ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018