Backpage Roundup: Wenger Warns Against Complacency, Wilshere Wants Walcott to ‘Sign Da Ting’, Gunners’ Huntelaar Hopes Dashed, Arshavin Reading-Bound and More

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Wenger Tells His Players to Stay Grounded Arsene Wenger has told his players not to let complacency enter their game after some recent improvement in their performances lifted Arsenal FC back among the top four on the league table. A blip in form last month had seen the Gunners slip down to 10th position on […]

Backpage Roundup: Cazorla Wants Winter Break, Wigan Boss Hails Arsenal Quality, Jenkinson is Over the Moon, Rummenigge’s Warning and More

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Cazorla Wants Winter Break in English Football Santi Cazorla wants English football to adopt winter breaks in their schedules as he believes it would be very beneficial for the players. The Arsenal playmaker is used to having winter breaks, as before arriving in the Premier League in August, he had played his entire career in […]

Backpage Roundup: Wenger Sings Ferguson’s Praise, Henry’s Return in Jeopardy, Huntelaar Rumour Rubbished, Rosicky Not Leaving for Roma, Sow Claims Arsenal Snub and More

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Wenger Sings Ferguson’s Praise Arsene Wenger has paid a glowing tribute to his arch-rival Sir Alex Ferguson ahead of Friday’s scheduled unveiling of a statue of the Manchester United manager at Old Trafford. The Arsenal boss and his long-serving Red Devils counterpart have had numerous clashes with each other in the past 16 years but […]

Backpage Roundup: Arsenal Tracking Shakhtar Donetsk Star, Huntelaar Undecided on Future, Gerrard Talks up Wilshere Quality, Giroud Targets 15 Goals and More

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Gunners Linked With January Move For Shakhtar Star Arsenal are purportedly interested in signing Shakhtar Donetsk star Luiz Adriano and have been scouting him for more than a year, according to a report published by The Daily Mail. While Manchester City and Chelsea have been tracking the Ukrainian powerhouse’s more well-known duo of Willian and […]

Backpage roundup: Vermaelen disappointed, Gunners lack confidence, no more Walcott contract talks, Kroenke’s Rams train at Arsenal and more

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Vermaelen Disappointed by Lack of Creativity Thomas Vermaelen expressed his disappointment at Arsenal’s lack of creativity after his side suffered a shock 2-0 defeat at home in their Champions League game against Schalke on Wednesday. After losing last weekend’s league game against Norwich City due to a poor showing by the front players, the Gunners […]

Van Persie’s Euro 2012 performance could be blessing in disguise for Arsenal

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There’s no doubt that Arsenal striker Robin van Persie didn’t live up to most people’s expectations at Euro 2012. In fact, nobody on the Dutch team had a performance they could write home about. But he certainly isn’t the first football star to have a mediocre major tournament and he definitely won’t be the last. […]

Van Persie could warm bench for Holland

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There’s a hot Dutch debate taking place across the sea concerning Arsenal’s Robin van Persie and Schalke’s Klaas-Jan Huntelaar. It appears the nation’s football supporters are divided over who should start as striker for the upcoming Euro 2012 tournament in Poland and Ukraine. In one corner we have the 28-year-old Golden-Boot winner van Persie, who […]