Arsenal ace Arteta expects tough test from Everton

Mikel Arteta is fully aware how good a side his former club Everton has become this season and expects no favours from them when they come to play Arsenal FC at the Emirates Stadium this Sunday. The 31-year-old Spaniard – who spent six-and-a-half years with the Toffees before joining the Gunners in 2011 – said: […]

Podolski Twitter snap with Arsenal pals gives Wenger striker boost

Arsene Wenger has the answer to his shortage of strikers right under his nose in the shape of fit-again Lukas Podolski. An excited Podolski, out for a lengthy period through injury, took to Twitter to reveal that he was back with the first team today and wrote: “Good news: I can start with the team […]

Buoyant Arsenal can lift Premier League title, says Arteta

Mikel Arteta is convinced Arsenal can maintain their fantastic run of form and claim the Premier League title. Gunners midfielder Arteta is poised to face his former club Everton when Arsene Wenger’s side host the Toffees in a top flight encounter in north London on Sunday. Arsenal go into the clash four points clear at […]

Ozil is Arsenal’s very own pass-master, says Wenger

Mesut Ozil is Arsenal’s very own pass-master, says manager Arsene Wenger. German playmaker Ozil set up two wonderful goals for Aaron Ramsey and Mathieu Flamini in the Gunners’ 3-0 win at Cardiff in the Premier League on Saturday. Arsenal.com reports that former Real Madrid star Ozil has six assists in total, more than any player, […]

Arsenal boss Wenger no time for Gunners doubters

Arsene Wenger says that he is paying no attention to critics who undermine Arsenal’s title challenge without any logical reasoning to back their theories. The Gunners currently lead the Barclays Premier League by four points, but several media pundits are still unconvinced that they are capable of producing a sustained title challenge. But no matter […]

Wenger: Arsenal must be at best to tame fearless Tigers

Arsene Wenger has warned that Arsenal will have to be on their guard when they host Hull in the Premier League tomorrow night. Steve Bruce’s outfit travel to the Emirates with a moral-boosting 3-1 triumph over Liverpool under their belts. And Wenger knows the Tigers can pose a threat to the top flight league leaders. […]

Arsenal capture Real Madrid star on loan deal

Real Madrid have agreed to let their young striker Alvaro Morata join Arsenal for a six-month loan deal in January. (Metro) The source of this report is the Spanish radio station Onda Cero, according to whom, the 21-year-old centre-forward was given the choice to leave Santiago Bernabeu in January for more first-team football, and he […]

Wenger: Arsenal face a tough battle at Cardiff

Arsene Wenger has warned his Arsenal stars they are in for a battle when they face Cardiff in the Premier League tomorrow. The Gunners travel to Wales with a four-point lead at the top of the table and will be out to extend their advantage at the top of the league. And Wenger told Arsenal.com: […]

Arsenal legend backs Ozil to land Gunners silverware

Mesut Ozil’s mesmerising talent can thrust Arsenal to end an eight-year trophy drought, says Gunners legend Jens Lehmann. Ozil joined the Gunners in the summer from Real Madrid and immediately gave Arsene Wenger’s side a boost. Since his arrival for £42.5million, Ozil has inspired the Emirates outfit to some fantastic form and memorable victories and […]

Arsenal On Course Despite United Setback

Arsenal’s title hopes took a blow at Old Trafford at the weekend but they can still reflect on an excellent start to the season. The Gunners went into their clash with Manchester United eight points ahead of their rivals and on the back of 14 wins in their previous 15 away games in all competitions. […]

Arteta: Wilshere’s Arsenal’s very own bull – and Ozil’s up for banter

Mikel Arteta has delivered his verdict on some of his Arsenal team-mates – and has likened Jack Wilshere to a Spanish bull! Gunners midfielder Arteta reckons the England star is a tough proposition when it comes to getting off the ball – and has even gone into detail about the strength in his legs. Arteta […]

Cazorla: Why I’m Arsenal’s Very Own Giggling Gooner

Santi Cazorla has revealed the love of laughter helps him perform at his best for Arsenal. Spain star Cazorla could be dubbed the giggling Gooner after admitting he can’t imagine doing the business on the pitch for Arsene Wenger’s side without making it a joyful experience. Cazorla, 28, joins up with his Emirates team-mates later […]

It’s a family affair! Szczesny pens new Arsenal deal

Wojciech Szczesny has penned a new deal at Arsenal and has spoken of the club as like part of an extended family. Gunners No.1 Szczesny, 23, signed a new long term-contract at the Emirates and then told of his affection for the north London outfit. Manager Arsene Wenger has praised Szczesny for his mental strength […]

Arsenal can win Premier League if they sign Benzema, says legend

Arsene Wenger has been urged to sign Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema to give Arsenal a realistic chance of winning the Premier League. The Gunners are top of the table but rely heavily on lone frontman Olivier Giroud to lead the line. And if the France ace was to lose form, run out of steam […]

Monreal: I need Arsenal games to boost Spain World Cup hopes

Nacho Monreal is convinced moving to Arsenal has boosted his chances or earning a regular place in the Spain side. And the defender says he hopes he can gain more game time with the Gunners to help him fulfil his dream of playing in next summer’s World Cup in Brazil. Of his Samba tournament hopes, […]

Wilshere: Slap-up dinners have helped Arsenal aces bond

Jack Wilshere has revealed how enjoying slap-up dinners on swanky nights out have helped Arsenal’s stars bond. And Gunners midfielder Wilshere says the social gatherings have managed to promote team spirit within Arsene Wenger’s squad. Arsenal sit top of the table and are two points clear of Liverpool in second place. Their super form got […]

Arsenal face tough test to bounce back, says Gunners legend

Arsenal face a tough task to get back on track and maintain their position at the top of the Premier League, says Gunners legend Ray Parlour. But former Arsenal favourite Parlour reckons his former side can still challenge for the title despite the defeat against Manchester United at Old Trafford last week. Because of the […]

Red-hot Rosicky eyes new deal at Arsenal

Tomas Rosicky’s fabulous form this season coupled with the latest odds online suggest Arsene Wenger will be handing him a new deal. Rosicky has made 11 appearances so far this term but missed the 1-0 Premier League loss at Manchester United on Sunday because he was ill. Now reports suggest that Wenger has been suitably impressed with […]

Wilshere: Forget critics, I focus on my Arsenal form

Jack Wilshere seemingly has a wise head on young shoulders. For the Arsenal star has revealed he refuses to listen to his critics and instead concentrates on his football. Gunners midfielder Wilshere goes into the international break reflecting on his breakthrough at the Emirates five years ago and his frustrating battle with injury. And in […]

Lady Luck’s smiling on my Arsenal No.1 spot, says Szczesny

Wojciech Szczesny believes a healthy portion of luck has contributed to his run of form as Arsenal No.1. Gunners keeper Szczesny, 23, has been in decent form this season helping Arsene Wenger’s side to the top of the Premier League and the Emirates outfit’s Champions League group. And his purple patch is a far cry […]

Vermaelen: I’m happy and won’t quit Arsenal

Thomas Vermaelen has vowed to fight for his place at Arsenal and dismissed talk of him quitting the club. Gunners skipper Vermaelen got a rare start in the first eleven in the defeat to Manchester United at the weekend due to Per Mertesacker’s illness. Big German central defender Mertesacker has been Arsene Wenger’s first choice […]

Sagna pledges to help Arsenal bounce back

Bacary Sagna has vowed to help Arsenal bounce back after the 1-0 defeat at Manchester United in the Premier League yesterday. The table-topping Gunners must wait two weeks until their next top flight encounter when high-flying Southampton visit the Emirates. And Sagna says the squad will focus on the positives ahead of the game following […]

Wenger must buy big in the window, urges Arsenal legend

Arsene Wenger must make the recruitment of a top class striker a priority in the January transfer window. That’s according to Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn, who believes the Emirates manager must strengthen his firepower options to maintain a title charge. The deficiency in the Gunners strike force was highlighted in yesterday’s 1-0 defeat in the […]

Rampant Rambo: Arsenal full of confidence for United trip

In-form Aaron Ramsey has hinted that the surge of confidence running through Arsenal could give them the edge against Manchester United tomorrow. The Gunners travel to Old Trafford for a Premier League clash in an upbeat mood after two important victories in the past week. First, Arsene Wenger’s side saw off the challenge from Liverpool […]

Wenger warns Arsenal stars: You’ve won nothing yet

Arsene Wenger has told his high-flying Arsenal stars not to get too confident and warned them: You’ve won nothing yet. Wenger was speaking after a week in which the Gunners maintained their five-point lead at the top of the Premier League AND pulled off a superb 1-0 win at Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League. […]