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. […]

Perfect time for Arsenal to face United, says 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

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 […]

Wenger eyes £13 million move to take Inler to Arsenal

Arsene Wenger is keeping tabs on Napoli enforcer Gokhan Inler and may be considering a £13million move for the Swiss international in the January transfer window. Gunners boss Wenger was said to be tempted to make a bid for Inler when he was at Udinese – but the schemer switched to Napoli and was in […]

Arteta buoyant ahead of Arsenal’s Dortmund Champions League clash

Mikel Arteta says Arsenal will go into the clash with Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League buoyed by the Premier League victory over Liverpool. Spanish midfielder Arteta played his part in the win over Brendan Rodgers’s side – and now the Gunners face two more tough fixtures in the shape of the Germans tomorrow night […]

Rosicky loves role in Arsenal’s Fun Boy Three

Tomas Rosicky admits he is thoroughly enjoying being part of Arsenal’s very own Fun Boy Three. Rosicky says playing alongside the likes of Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla is a real joy. The Czech Republic star played a part in the Guunners’ 2-0 victory over Liverpool to take Arsene Wenger’s table-toppers five points clear at […]

Ramsey confident Arsenal will pass Champions League test

Aaron Ramsey has predicted Arsenal will qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League. Arsene Wenger’s side travel to face Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday, having lost the home game against the Germans with a later away goal in a 2-1 defeat at the Emirates. And the Gunners get the chance to gain revenge against […]

Wenger: Victory over Reds silences Arsenal title-tilt critics

Quick-fire Arsenal have earned rich praise from manager Arsene Wenger after a comfortable 2-0 Premier League win over Liverpool at the Emirates yesterday. An opening goal from Santi Cazorla set the Gunners on their way and Aaron Ramsey’s brilliant second-half strike seal the victory against Brendan Rodgers’ outfit. Wenger was delighted with the win that […]

Arsenal Launches ‘The 100 Club’

Arsenal launched ‘The 100 Club’ today (Friday, 1 November), to formally recognise some of the Club’s greatest former players. Seventy-one retired players with more than 100 league appearances have been enrolled in The 100 Club, which was formally launched by Arsenal chairman Sir Chips Keswick and 1971 Double-winning goalkeeper Bob Wilson. Legends attending the launch […]

Giroud’s won me over with Arsenal displays, says Redknapp

Olivier Giroud’s polished performances for Arsenal this season have gone a long way to silencing his critics. And even Sky pundit and former Liverpool midfielder Jamie Redknapp has been won over by the France striker’s form in and around the box for Arsene Wenger’s side. Speaking ahead of the Gunners’ hosting Brendan Rodgers’ side in […]

Wenger: Arsenal must master Liverpool

Arsene Wenger insists he is focused on his own players rather than the one that got away in the shape of Luis Suarez. Liverpool striker Suarez was a summer target for the Gunners manager but the Anfield club managed to retain the controversial Uruguayan attacker. And he lines up against Wenger’s outfit tomorrow at the […]

Giroud happy to spread the love at Arsenal

Olivier Giroud is happy to spread the love when it comes to Arsenal’s attacking options. The Gunners striker believes that it is essential he isn’t greedy in front of goal and has a responsibility to chip in with assists to his fellow goal-getters. France ace Giroud, 27, was speaking ahead of Arsenal’s top flight clash […]

Ozil-inspired Arsenal proving doubters wrong, says Gunners legend

Arsenal are answering critics who claim the table-topping Gunners can’t win the Premier League title. That’s the verdict of former full-back Nigel Winterburn, who cites the arrival of Mesut Ozil as a major reason for Wenger’s outfit’s league form. German international playmaker Ozil moved to the Emirates in a record-breaking £42.5million move from Real Madrid […]

Arteta calls for Arsenal to get tough ahead of crucial fixtures

Mikel Arteta has called on Arsenal to get tough as they try to cling on to top spot in the Premier League. Arsene Wenger’s side face three crucial fixtures on the bounce when they face Liverpool at the Emirates in the league, Borussia Dortmund away in the Champions League and then go to Manchester United […]

Arsenal WON’T recruit new players in January, says Gunners legend

Arsene Wenger will resist the temptation to bring in new players to Arsenal in the January transfer window. That’s according to former Gunners striker Alan Smith, who believes the Emirates manager faces a tough task to identify suitable additions to his squad. Smith’s warning comes after Wenger’s outfit suffered a 2-0 home defeat to Chelsea […]

Giroud injury would wreck Arsenal title charge, warns Gunners legend

Arsenal’s Premier League title tilt could be scuppered if Olivier Giroud gets injured, fears Gunners legend Frank McLintock. Arsene Wenger’s side are sitting pretty at the top of the table but have had to rely heavily on Giroud up front and he has already scored eight times this campaign. Wenger has scarce cover for the […]

Wenger will work wonders with Arsenal starlet Gnabry, says Rosicky

Starlet Serge Gnabry will continue to flourish under Arsene Wenger at Arsenal. That’s the verdict of Gunners star Tomas Rosicky after the young German midfielder signed a new, long-term deal at the Emirates. Czech Republic ace international Rosicky believes Wenger’s experience of nurturing youngsters will be imperative to Gnabry’s progress. Ahead of tonight’s CapitalOne Cup […]

Gnabry pens new long-term deal with Arsenal

Talented teenager Serge Gnabry has penned a new long-term deal with Arsenal. Germany youth international Gnabry, 18, has impressed Arsene Wenger with his performances so far this season and has been rewarded with a new contract at the Emirates. Wenger showed his faith in the midfielder when he handed him his full Premier League debut […]

Wenger: Why Giroud’s an Arsenal fans’ favourite

Battling Olivier Giroud’s spirit has made him an Arsenal fans’ favourite, says Gunners manager Arsene Wenger. Giroud got on the scoresheet with a late header in the 2-0 Premier League win over Crystal Palace on Saturday which kept Wenger’s outfit top of the table. Despite looking a little jaded as the game wore on, Giroud […]

Arteta: I tried to block Chamakh but didn’t deserve red

Mikel Arteta has admitted that he tried to block Marouane Chamakh in the tussle that saw him red carded in the 2-0 Premier League win at Crystal Palace yesterday. But the Arsenal midfielder believes he didn’t deserve to get his marching orders for tangling with the former Gunners striker. Arteta was sent off after giving […]

Wenger: Frustrated Vermaelen’s chance will come at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger says he has no plans to change the Per Mertesacker and Laurent Koscielny double act at the heart of the Arsenal defence. The Big German and his French team-mate have bonded superbly and been first choice central defensive partnership for the Gunners all season, meaning skipper Thomas Vermaelen has had to be content […]

Arsenal boss Wenger ponders writing revelatory book

Arsene Wenger admits he may one day be inspired to write a warts-and-all book about his life as a football manager. The Arsenal manager’s comments came after former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson launched his autobiography and its controversial revelations gripped the world of football. And although the Gunners boss says he has no […]

Ramsey can outshine Fabregas in his Arsenal pomp, says legend

Aaron Ramsey is more important to Arsenal than Mesut Ozil and could yet become more influential to the Gunners than Cesc Fabregas was during his time in north London. That’s according to former Liverpool and Denmark midfielder Jan Molby – an Arsenal fan as a boy – who believes Ramsey’s rich vein of form in […]