England 2014 Squad – Our Thoughts

England 2014 Squad

With England’s World Cup finals campaign speedily approaching, we thought we’d have a go at picking our 23 man squad for the trip to Brazil. Goalkeepers: Joe Hart – Undoubtedly England’s No. 1 Ben Foster Jack Butland The problem of England’s first choice goalkeeper being kept out of his club side by a very thankfully […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wilshere’s Twitter praise for Giroud after Arsenal wonder goal

Jack Wilshere

Jack Wilshere has taken to Twitter to thank team-mate Olivier Giroud for the wonder flick which set up an incredible Arsenal goal in a 4-1 win over Norwich. Mesut Ozil chipped in with two delightful goals and Aaron Ramsey scored a beauty too as the table-topping Gunners thrashed the Canaries in the Premier League clash […]

I’m no puff daddy, says ciggie-row Arsenal ace Wilshere

Jack Wilshere

Ciggie-row Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has declared: I am no puff daddy. Father-of-two Wilshere has admitted he made a mistake when he lit up a crafty fag on a night out and was snapped doing so in an image that was published in the Sun. And the Gunners midfielder has assured Arsenal fans that he […]

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 […]

Arsenal Preparing New £8m-a-Season Deal for Wenger, Gunners told to Forget about Reus, Jebb Banned, Botched Ronaldo Move…

Arsene Wenger

Arsenal Preparing New £8m-a-Season Deal for Wenger Arsenal FC are purportedly readying a three-year contract extension offer for their incumbent manager Arsene Wenger that could net him £8million-a-season. (Daily Mail) The Frenchman makes £7.5m-per-season on his existing deal, which is set to expire at the end of the ongoing season. An extension would not only increase his salary […]

Get wizard Ozil on the ball and he’ll dazzle, says Wilshere

Jack Wilshere Celebrating

Jack Wilshere has praised Arsenal star Mesut Ozil after he delivered a dazzling display in the Gunners’ 3-1 Premier League win at Sunderland. Record signing Ozil proved his class and set up Olivier Giroud for the first goal at the Stadium of Light. And midfielder Wilshere reckons there is more to come from the former […]

Sanogo Injury Leaves Arsenal Short Of Options, Flamini Has Trophies On His Mind, Chu-Young’s Misery, Owen’s Criticism…


Sanogo Injury Leaves Arsenal Short Of Options Arsenal FC’s depleted forward line has suffered another loss as news emerged that their young striker Yaya Sanogo picked up a back injury while playing for France under-21 side in midweek. Already missing German international Lukas Podolski, coach Arsene Wenger is now left with just a single recognised […]

Ozil and Di Maria Reject Arsenal Interest, Podolski Hamstrung, Flamini Signs, Walcott Unconcerned…


Ozil and Di Maria Reject Arsenal Interest Real Madrid playmaker Mesut Ozil has followed his teammates Karim Benzema and Angel di Maria in rejecting a potential move to Arsenal. There were rumours of the trio being unsettled due to Real’s big-money move for Tottenham winger Gareth Bale and their interest in Liverpool striker Luis Suarez. […]

Wilshere Threatens to Quit Arsenal If Wenger Leaves, Gunners Tracking Real Madrid Duo, HSV’s Bendtner Bid, Benteke Recommended…


Wilshere Threatens to Quit Arsenal If Wenger Leaves Jack Wilshere has threatened that he might also leave Arsenal if the incumbent manager Arsene Wenger is shown the door. The Gunners boss is under immense pressure these days from the club’s fans due to his numerous failings in the transfer market. In a bid to stave […]

Wilshere’s ‘quit’ bombshell if Wenger leaves Arsenal

Jack Wilshere Celebrating

Jack Wilshere will consider quitting Arsenal if Arsene Wenger leaves the club. The young Gunners midfielder has backed under-fire Wenger and branded his critics “ridiculous”. Frustrated fans and some pundits have called for Wenger’s head after eight years without a trophy at the Emirates. Now Wilshere insists that he might be forced to leave were […]

Gustavo Signs for Wolfsburg, Arteta Out for a Month, Wilshere Demands Mature Gunners, PSV Pair…


Gunners Lose Gustavo Battle Too Arsenal FC’s efforts to recruit quality players have been met with yet another disappointment after it was confirmed that Brazil international Luiz Gustavo has rejected them in favour of signing for Wolfsburg. The Gunners had agreed a transfer fee of £17.2million with Bayern Munich and desperately wanted to sign him […]

Wilshere: Arsenal must win a trophy this season

Jack Wilshere, Arsenal FC, Premier League

Jack Wilshere has vowed to help end Arsenal’s eight-year trophy drought this season. Arsene Wenger’s side have failed to win any silverware since they lifted the FA Cup in 2005. And the Emirates outfit have not won the Premier League since the year before that. However, they did manage to squeeze past rivals Tottenham at […]

Gunners Waiting For Suarez to Settle Contractual Disputes, Wilshere 80 Per Cent Fit Already, Gomez For Bendtner…


Gunners  Waiting For Suarez to Settle Contractual Disputes With Liverpool Arsene Wenger has put his foot down and made it clear that Arsenal FC will not be making a renewed transfer offer for Liverpool ace Luis Suarez until the confusion over the clause in his contract clears up. (Metro) Apparently, Suarez’s representatives claim that the […]

Walcott Eyes More Improvement, Napoli Agree Higuain Deal, Wilshere Excited about Pre-Season, Podolski’s ‘Competition’ Excuses…..


Walcott Eyes More Improvement Theo Walcott believes that Arsenal’s 2012/13 season was a very successful one for him at an individual level, but he doesn’t want to rest on his laurels and is looking to get even better in the forthcoming campaign. The 24-year-old forward, who was the Gunners’ top scorer last season with 21 […]

Arsenal Reveal New Nike Kit For 2013/14

Arsenal Nike Away Kit 2013

Gunners first-team stars launch yellow and blue strip as giant stadium banner is unveiled Arsenal and kit partner Nike have today revealed the new 2013-14 away kit, available to pre-order today, Tuesday July 9, with a spectacular launch event immortalising the Club’s young British players on the side of Emirates Stadium. The exterior of the […]

Backpage Roundup: Wilshere Targets Strong Start, Swansea’s Williams Nearing Arsenal Move, Monteiro Leaving, Jovetic Staying, Chamakh and More


Wilshere Targets Strong Start For Title Challenge Jack Wilshere feels that Arsenal should hit the ground running next season in order to mount a serious title challenge for the first time since 1997/98. The Gunners have the fourth-lowest odds to win the 2013/13 Barclays Premier League title, according to several worldwide online sports betting companies. […]

Arsenal needs tuneup not complete overhaul


  As usual with Arsenal, half the Premier League club’s supporters see the glass being half full while the rest view it as half empty. It just depends if you’re wearing rose-coloured glasses or not. Yes, the Gunners have managed to finish the season in the top four again and have reached the European Champions […]

Backpage Roundup: Gunners Linked With Summer Move for Mignolet, Wenger Still Confident, Campbell Open to Betis’ Stay, Wilshere’s Injury and More


Gunners Interested in £10 Million-Rated Sunderland Goalie Arsenal FC will try and sign Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet in the summer transfer window, according to a report published by The Independent. Coach Arsene Wenger has apparently lost patience with Wojciech Szczesny’s inconsistency and Lukasz Fabianski’s poor fitness record and would like to bring the Black Cats […]

Walcott and Wilshere to miss West Brom match


Arsenal got some good news this week when it was announced that Theo Walcott and Jack Wilshere should be able to return from injury soon. However, that means the team will have to do without them again on Saturday April 6 when they travel to Birmingham to take on West Brom. The points are crucial […]

Arsenal ready for Reading on March 30


Arsenal finally gets back to Premier League action on Saturday March 30 when they take on relegation-battling Reading at home at the Emirates. As has been the case all season long, the Gunners will be determined to earn all three points in the race for third and fourth place along  with Tottenham and Chelsea. Reading […]

Backpage Roundup: Cazorla Wants to Be More Prolific, Gunners Rubbish Wilshere Injury Report, Cech in Szczesny Out, Miyaichi’s Loan Extension and More

Cazorla Wants to Be More Prolific Santi Cazorla says that he wants to go on a scoring spree for Arsenal as the Barclays Premier League enters the final phase of the 2012/13 season. The Spanish playmaker has become an instant hit for the Gunners since joining them last summer from Malaga, and while a total […]

Swansea City v Arsenal Match Preview: Wenger Urges Gunners to ‘Win At All Cost’


Arsenal will travel to Wales to take on Swansea City at their Liberty Stadium on Saturday. The Gunners, who are 2.20 with Unibet to win this Premier League encounter, desperately need the three points on offer here to keep pace with Tottenham and Chelsea, both of whom have home games this weekend. Coach Arsene Wenger’s […]