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, […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wenger: Walcott, Podolski and Oxo back soon for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger reckons injured trio Theo Walcott, Lukas Podolski and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are on the brink of first-team comebacks. The Gunners manager says he hopes the stars will be back in contention for action soon. And the Frenchman will shuffle his pack for Arsenal’s Premier League clash with Norwich at the Emirates on Saturday. Wenger […]

Wenger tells Arsenal AGM: We felt unloved by fans

Arsene Wenger has revealed he and his players felt unloved during parts of last season playing in front of fans at the Emirates. And the Gunners manager has urged supporters to back the team as the north London outfit look to continue the form that sees them at the top of the Premier League table. […]

Wenger reveals secrets behind Arsenal’s German raid

Arsene Wenger has lifted the lid on why he likes recruiting German stars to play for Arsenal. The Gunners boss broke the bank when he splashed out £42.5million on German star Mesut Ozil in the summer – with notable compatriots Per Mertesacker and Lukas Podolksi already at the Emirates and talented youngsters Gedion Zelalem and […]

Wenger: I Will buy big again for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal could well be back in the transfer market when the window opens again in January. And the Gunners boss says it is entirely possible that the club will follow recruiting big-money captures such as Mesut Ozil season after season. Asked if could fans expect to see one or two of major […]

Özil capture sparked Arsenal renascence, says Gunners legend

Arsene Wenger’s capture of Mesut Özil has signalled an Arsenal renascence. That is according to former Gunners ace Emmanuel Petit, who believes the arrival of the £42.5million playmaker from Real Madrid proves the Emirates outfit are no longer a selling club. Özil, 24, has been hugely influential since he pitched up in north London and […]

Bergkamp Discusses Ozil and Arsenal Return, Gunners Want Feyenoord’s Indi, Cabaye Blames Kinnear, Park Chu-Young…

Bergkamp Discusses Ozil and Arsenal Return Dennis Bergkamp says he still has a lot of love for Arsenal and would like to be a part of the North London club’s coaching staff once his work at Ajax is done. (Telegraph) The Gunners legend, who spent 11 extremely successful and trophy-laden years under Arsene Wenger at […]

Wenger Praises Wilshere’s Character, Szczesny Feels Good Times A’ Comin’, Benzema told to Leave…

Wenger Praises Wilshere’s Character Arsene Wenger praised Jack Wilshere’s character after the Arsenal midfielder scored the club’s only goal in Sunday’s 1-1 draw with West Brom at the Hawthorns. Wilshere, 21, erased Claudio Yacob’s opening goal in the second half despite struggling to find his rhythm and being the target of some heavy tackling from […]

Wenger: Gibbs is coming of age for Arsenal now

Arsene Wenger has heaped praise of Kieran Gibbs and predicted that the young left-back will get better and better. The Arsenal manager was speaking ahead of the Gunners’ trip to West Brom in the Premier League on Sunday when he commented on Gibbs, who has started all but two of the Emirates outfit’s 11 games […]