Wenger hails Waclott return as boost to Arsenal


Theo Walcott’s return to the Arsenal line-up has given the Gunners a boost ahead of Saturday’s Premier League clash at home to Southampton. That’s according to manager Arsene Wenger, who believes the speedy winger Walcott’s pace will give his side another dimension when they attack. Walcott has been out of action for two months after […]

Arsenal boss Wenger steps in to calm Wilshere England row

Jack Wilshere

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has given his backing to England manager Roy Hodgson over the row about over-using Gunners midfielder Jack Wilshere. Emirates chief Wenger says he doesn’t have a problem with Hodgson or the FA with regards to Wilshere’s Three Lions game time. Wilshere played in two friendlies during the international break and saw […]

Draxler in talks with Mertersacker and Ozil about Arsenal move

Julian Draxler

Germany star Julian Draxler has admitted he has chats with Per Mertersacker and Mesut Ozil about Arsenal – and has hinted he could make a big-money move to the Gunners next summer. Schalke midfielder Draxler, 20, has been on Arsene Wenger’s radar for some time and the attacker has also been linked with Chelsea. But […]

Arsenal ace Flamini’s verdict on Premier League v. Seria A

Mathieu Flamini

Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini has spoken about the necessity to exude strength and power to compete in the Premier League. French star Flamini, 29, has earned rich praise for his displays in a Gunners shirt since he re-signed for Arsene Wenger from AC Milan in the summer. His dogged displays have helped the Emirates outfit […]

Arsenal legend backs Ozil to land Gunners silverware

Mesut Ozil

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 […]

Wilshere: Being a Dad’s helped me grow up at Arsenal

Jack Wilshere

Jack Wilshere has told how being a doting dad to two children has helped him mature as an Arsenal player And the Gunners midfielder doesn’t mind admitting that such are the combined demands of fatherhood and being a professional footballer mean he is often tucked up in bed by 9pm. Wilshere, 21, revealed: “When you […]

Martial Arts-enal! Flamini’s judo training boosts Gunners

Mathieu Flamini

Combative Mathieu Flamini’s strong-arm qualities have helped toughen up the Arsenal midfield no end this season. And French enforcer Flamini has revealed that his battling approach could be derived from his childhood when he practised the martial art of judo. The Gunners sit top of the Premier League two points clear of Liverpool and go […]

Arsenal On Course Despite United Setback

Man Utd Versus Arsenal

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 Injury

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 Carzola

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

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

Alan Shearer

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

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

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

Ray Parlour

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

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, Arsenal FC, Premier League

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

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

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

Nigel Winterburn Arsenal Euro Warning

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

Aaron Ramsey

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

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. […]

Perfect time for Arsenal to face United, says Szczesny

Wojciech Szczesny

Wojciech Szczesny says there is no better time for table-toppers Arsenal to face Manchester United at Old Trafford. Arsene Wenger’s side take on David Moyes’ outfit with an eight point lead over them at the Premier League summit. The Gunners make the trip north on the back of a 1-0 win at Borussia Dortmund in […]

Wenger told to buy Samba striker as cover for Giroud at Arsenal

Alexandre Pato

Arsene Wenger has been told Brazilian striker Alexandre Pato could be the player to recruit as cover for Olivier Giroud. The Gunners find themselves five points clear at the top of the Premier League table and face a Champions League test tonight when they meet Borussia Dortmund in Germany. France hitman Giroud is in sparkling […]