Walcott’s return to Arsenal action a huge boost, says Wilshere

Theo Walcott may have to sacrifice his ambition to lead the line at Arsenal if Arsene Wenger signs Liverpool forward Luis Suarez.

Theo Walcott’s imminent return to action for Arsenal will give the Gunners a huge lift, says midfielder Jack Wilshere. Walcott is on the brink of a comeback for the first team after playing 45 iminutes in an under 21s game on Friday. And ahead of Arsene Wenger’s outfit’s Champions League trip to Anderlecht tomorrow, Wilshere […]

Why World Cup has impacted on misfiring Arsenal’s poor campaign

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Are things so bad? I started writing this before the Hull City game this Saturday. I was expecting an easy three points at home. I was expecting to write an article talking about why everyone is overreacting to the team’s slow start. The two dropped points throws me a curveball, mentally and emotionally, I still […]

Mertesacker: Bellerin has chance to make the grade at Arsenal

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Per Mertesacker has backed young defender Hector Bellerin to cope with the demands of the Premier League when Arsenal host Hull next Saturday. Arsene Wenger could be forced to throw in the Spanish starlet, 19, for the clash with Steve Bruce’s outfit with Mathieu Flamini, Calum Chambers and Mathieu Debuchy all sidelined. And the big […]

Boost for Wenger as Arsenal ace Walcott nears return from injury

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Arsene Wenger has revealed that Theo Walcott is back in full training with Arsenal after nine months on the sidelines injured. The Gunners boss says it is a boost to have Walcott and midfielder Serge Gnabry fit again, and he hopes Aaron Ramsey and Mikel Arteta will be back soon. He said:  “Theo is not […]

Wenger reeling after France reveal Arsenal star Koscielny crocked

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ARSENE Wenger faces a new selection headache after Laurent Koscielny withdrew from the France squad for the international friendlies against Portugal and Armenia with an Achilles injury. It is believed that central defender Koscielny, 29, has been troubled by the problem for a while, prompting the Gunners boss to rest him in the draw at Everton […]

Arsenal hero Vieira almost joined Tottenham, claims Redknapp

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Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira almost signed for Tottenham, former Spurs boss Harry Redknapp has revealed. Former Gunners favourite Vieira is said to have discussed a proposed move to White Hart Lane with the then N17 manager before deciding to remain in Italy with Inter Milan in 2009. QPR chief Redknapp makes the claim in his […]

Blow for Arsenal as Ozil ruled out for three months with knee injury

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Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil has been ruled out for 10-12 weeks with a partial lateral collateral ligament tear in his left knee. The German playmaker was sent for a scan by national team doctors after reporting for international duty after playing 90 minutes in Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat to Chelsea. A statement posted on the German FA website read: “The […]

Wenger snubbed Bayern’s summer bid for Arsenal ace Ozil

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Arsene Wenger reportedly turned down a bid from Bayern Munich for Arsenal star Mesut Ozil this summer. Ozil has failed to fully live up to expectations since his £42million move from Real Madrid. And the Gunners boss is said to have had the chance to offload the Germany playmaker when Bayern inquired about signing him. […]

Wilshere bids to turn in more dazzling displays for Arsenal

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Jack Wilshere reckons he is nearing a return to his best form after a run of injuries left him frustrated on the sidelines. Gunners midfielder Wilshere, 22, turned in a decent display in the 2-0 defeat at Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday. And he believes he can improve even more if he can […]

Szczesny vows to help Arsenal bounce back

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Wojciech Szczesny has vowed to redouble his efforts to help Arsenal bounce back from the 2-0 Premier League defeat at Chelsea. The loss to the Blues meant the Gunners dropped to eight in the league table and don’t get the chance to battle for more points until next weekend at home to Hull due to […]

Wilshere: Hazard magic wrecked our plans to see off Chelsea

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Jack Wilshere believes a sublime piece of skill from Eden Hazard wrecked Arsenal’s plans to snatch a result at Chelsea yesterday. Gunners midfielder Wilshere has admitted that he is disappointed after the 2-0 Premier League defeat at Stamford Bridge. He said: “It was frustrating and we’re disappointed. It was obviously better than last year’s result […]

Flamini so frustrated after Arsenal lose to Chelsea

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Mathieu Flamini has spoken of his frustration after Arsenal lost 2-0 at Chelsea yesterday in the Premier League. The defeat saw a frustrated Arsene Wenger push Jose Mourinho on the sideline after Gary Cahill’s awful tackle on Alexis Sanchez. Midfielder Flamini said: “There’s a lot of frustration because I don’t think we played that bad. […]

Rambo: Danny Welbeck can be goalscoring legend at Arsenal

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Danny Welbeck can become a goalscoring legend at Arsenal. Gunners team-mate Aaron Ramsey reckons the England striker can become a fans’ favourite after watching him hit a hat-trick in the 4-1 Champions League triumph over Galatasaray. It means Welbeck, 23, has scored four times in six games following his £16million switch from Manchester United on […]

Gibbs: Hat-trick hero Welbeck is an absolute animal for Arsenal

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Arsenal hat-trick hero Danny Welbeck played like an “animal” in the 4-1 demolition of Galatasaray in the Champions League clash last night. That’s according to Gunners team-mate Kieran Gibbs, who believes the England striker’s desire and graft earned him the first treble of his professional career. Left-back Gibbs said: “He was an animal for us. […]

Arsenal ‘dark horse’ for Champions League if Chambers gets new role

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Arsenal have been tipped as a dark horse to win the Champions League this season IF Arsene Wenger pushes Calum Chambers into midfield. Former Liverpool midfielder Dietmar Hamann reckons Chambers, 19, should be given the chance to protect the back four ahead of tonight’s Champions League clash against Galatasaray. Wenger must consider his options in […]

Wenger: My pride at 18 years as Arsenal boss

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Arsene Wenger marks 18 years as the manager of Arsenal tomorrow night when the Gunners host Galatasaray in the Champions League. And ahead of the showdown with the Turkish outfit, the Frenchman has spoken of his pride at being at the helm of the club. He said: “It’s a great honour and privilege to be […]

Giroud celebrates birthday with new £80k-a-week Arsenal deal

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Olivier Giroud, who turned 28 today, has reportedly penned a new £80,000-a-week deal at Arsenal. French striker Giroud is said to have extended his contract until 2018 on improved terms, although the Gunners are yet to officially confirm the news. Giroud is currently crocked and recovering from surgery after suffering a broken tibia in the […]

Would Arsenal’s German Trio be Successful in the World of Poker?

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It’s been a busy summer for us Arsenal fans, with the likes of Sanchez and Debuchy joining the club. More recently we have seen the capture of England forward Danny Welbeck, and many fans are looking at this as a season where potentially nothing less than a third place finish in the league will be […]

German Déjà vu for Gunners in Champions League

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German Déjà vu for Gunners in Champions League Some things never get old. After getting a heavy dose of facing the two best German club team’s in last year’s Champions League competition, the Gunners are back in a very similar situation. It’s not just a similarity, Arsenal are playing Borussia Dortmund in the group stage […]

Arsenal summer hots up

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Arsenal are preparing for a serious assault on the Premier League title this season if their summer transfer dealings are any indicator. Arsene Wenger has been at the World Cup in Brazil participating in a mixture of enjoyment, working for French television and looking at players for his own side.   The Frenchman has enjoyed […]

Arsenal Kits – Now and Then

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When it comes to football, it’s the name on the front of the shirt that matters the most, not the name on the back. This is especially true with Arsenal as the club has always come first and foremost throughout its long and storied history. It’s true that the team’s kit has changed and evolved […]

Arsenal unveil new Puma home kit

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There is a lot of expectation surrounding the new Arsenal home shirt for the 2014-15 season. This will be the first time the Arsenal shirt will not be coming from Nike. Instead, the Premier League club managed to secure a mega money deal with Puma. After winning the FA Cup last season, Arsene Wenger stated […]

Arsenal Hit Big 4

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Arsenal Football Club has reached four million followers on Twitter. The Gunners are the first sports team in the United Kingdom to reach the landmark, and the third in the world after @FCBarcelona and @RealMadrid. @Arsenal provides supporters with breaking club news, official club pictures, competitions and behind-the-scenes updates from matchdays, including links to audio […]

Arsenal and Emirates celebrate An All Time Great

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Long-standing supporter and staff member honoured by Club and Partner For the past 40 years, Jill Smith has been dedicated to Arsenal Football Club. Travelling to youth, Arsenal Ladies’ and first-team matches, Jill’s passion for the Club and game knows no boundaries. A familiar face to those at Arsenal matches, Jill has been an ever […]

Arsenal Targets To Keep Your Eye On In Rio

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If anything has suggested Arsene Wenger needs to invest a little bit more in his squad, it’s been the last few weeks. The Premier League season has gone by in typical fashion this year for the Gunners, with injuries to the likes of Walcott and Wilshere not helping the cause. Strengthening is a must in […]