Wenger keen to get Alexis Sanchez to pen new deal with Arsenal after brace in win over Bournemouth

Arsene Wenger will redouble his efforts to retain the services of Alexis Sanchez after his two goals helped sink Bournemouth. Gunners striker Sanchez was at the double for Wenger’s men as they chalked up a vital 3-1 win over the Cherries in the Premier League at the Emirates Stadium yesterday. Theo Walcott grabbed the other goal in […]

Why firecracker Alexi Sanchez is too hot for Arsenal boss Wenger to ignore

ALEXIS Sanchez has emerged as the first name on the team sheet for Arsene Wenger when he is selecting the Arsenal side to go into battle. That is a justifiable deduction after the Gunners manager selected the Chile firecracker for the Premier League clash against Manchester United at Old Trafford, which ended in a 1-1 draw. […]

Sanchez: I Googled goals to help me find the net for Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez isn’t afraid to sift through the hours of internet footage of great strikers banging in goals to help improve his potency for Arsenal. The Chile star has been switched to a central strikeforce role by manager Arsene Wenger this season, having been moved in from his more accustomed position on the flanks. And […]

Why Olivier Giroud must not come back into the starting 11 for Arsenal for the Spurs game or beyond

64 minutes into Arsenal’s visit to the Stadium of Light, with Arsenal 1-0 up and dominating, Sunderland’s Duncan Watmore broke free, played the ball around Petr Cech and was wiped out by the goal-keeper’s shoulder. Sunderland had a penalty. Jermain Defoe equalised from the spot and we all knew what was coming. Sunderland would sit […]

Wenger’s doubt over Ozil’s wonder goal that hands Arsenal Champions League qualification

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger believed Mesut Ozil had blundered as he bamboozled Ludogorets defenders for his wonder goal as they came from two down to win 3-2 and reach the Champions League last 16. Ozil snatched a late winner as he chipped the ball over the keeper before beating two defenders and placing the ball […]

Rambo makes Arsenal return but Wenger may be cautious with Gunners ace ahead of Champions League clash

Aaron Ramsey may not be quite fit enough to face Ludogorets away in the Champions League on Tuesday. That’s the verdict of Arsene Wenger, who handed the Wales midfielder some game time in the 4-1 Premier League win at Sunderland on Saturday. Rambo has been sidelined since the opening day defeat at the Emirates against […]

Wenger welcomes back Giroud and Ramsey for Arsenal’s Premier League clash at Sunderland

Arsene Wenger has revealed that Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey will be available for Arsenal’s Premier League trip to Sunderland on Saturday. Gunners striker Giroud has finally overcome a long-term toe injury, and Ramsey may get a chance to make a comeback after missing the majority of this campaign with a hamstring pull. Both Nacho […]

Wenger in buoyant mood ahead of Arsenal’s cup clash with Reading

Arsene Wenger has made a point of extenuating the positives from the frustrating goalless draw against a surprisingly redoubtable Middlesborough in the Premier League on Saturday. The Gunners drew a blank in the top flight clash at the Emirates opposing Aitor Karanka’s outfit but Wenger — who celebrated his 67th birthday at the Emirates on […]

Arsenal enforcer Coquelin fit and ready for Ludogorets challenge

Francis Coquelin says he is fighting fit and ready for the Champions League challenge from Ludogorets in tomorrow’s clash at the Emirates. French enforcer Coquelin is raring to go after overcoming a knee injury in the Premier League win over Chelsea last month. Arsene Wenger’s outfit lead Group A in the competition and go into […]

Arsenal Tie Champions League Opener

Arsenal bounced back from an early opening goal within the first minute to draw their first match of their Champions League 2016 campaign. An early Sun Bets welcome offer would have resulted in a nice payout. Despite a poor first half Arsenal managed to salvage a point against PSG through a dramatic late equaliser within […]

Arsenal’s performance highlights from the season’s first matches

The 2016/2017 Premier League season is back in full swing, and Arsenal have so far faced three formidable foes. Despite the disappointment of an early defeat, they’ve bounced back and look set to continue into the season with a strong strategy. Here’s a closer look at the highlights from the first matches of the season, […]

What Arsenal Need to Compete for the League and Break their Fourth Place Curse

Since the season of the Invincibles in 2004, Arsenal have been always the bridesmaid and never the bride. In an unpredictable season, Arsenal finished second last season after many, many years of scraping into the top 4 by the skin of their teeth. The fact of the matter is that if Arsenal had a top […]

Olivier Giroud is not the problem, Arsene Wenger’s system is…

For the last two years, Arsenal fans across the world have begged head coach Arsene Wenger to sign a world class striker. However, the Frenchman has turned a blind eye to these pleas, claiming that Olivier Giroud is a top centre forward and that his compatriot is capable of leading the Gunners to the Premier […]

Arsenal stars may be trump card for French Euro 2016 campaign

Arsenal favourites Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny cast Scotland aside in their latest Euro 2016 warm up with a solid 3-0 victory. Giroud back-heeled a low cross to score his first at the eight minute mark, his 15th goal for his country, before doubling his tally 10 mintues before half-time. Four minutes later Koscielny made it […]

Life As An Arsenal Fan

Life as an Arsenal fan can be really difficult sometimes. In five of the last six seasons, the side that topped the Premiership on New Year’s Day went on to lift the title. This year I was sure that Arsenal would lift the title. Most pundits predicted that Leicester City would collapse under the pressure […]

The Arsenal Foundation Raises Record Amount

The Arsenal Foundation’s flagship annual fundraiser, A Night To Inspire, raised a record total of £385,845 at Emirates Stadium on Thursday evening. Thanks to the generosity of Arsène Wenger, the first-team squad and their guests, money was raised to build three football pitches at community centres in Jakarta, Indonesia. The project, which will be delivered […]

Arsenal vs Manchester City Match Preview

Arsenal welcome Manchester City to the Emirates Stadium in a huge top-of-the-table clash that could have a significant bearing on the race for the 2015/2016 Premier League title. Here is our Football Tips and preview, along with stats and team news for the big game this coming Monday. Match Preview Arsenal go into the game […]

Arsenal After Stephan El Shaarawy (Again)

A few years ago, we learned that Arsene Wenger was keeping tabs on Stephan El Shaarawy. At the time, El Shaarawy was an Under-21 player for Italy doing his club work for AC Milan. It was an intriguing idea as the young striker was beginning to look like a real threat at the top levels, […]

Arsenal’s best striking options

The transfer window has officially closed until January and Arsenal will be full of confidence ahead of their remaining Premier League matches. While some called for further incomings at the Emirates Stadium this summer, Arsene Wenger opted to trust in those that have earned the Gunners back-to-back FA Cup victories in the past two seasons. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: 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 […]

Versatile Giroud is vital to Arsenal cause, says Mertesacker

Per Mertesacker has heaped praise on Arsenal team-mate Olivier Giroud and insists the French striker is crucial to the Gunners’ set-up. Hard-working Giroud grabbed a goal as Arsene Wenger’s side went down to a 2-1 home defeat at the hands of Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League last night. But despite the defeat, the Emirates […]

Wilshere’s Twitter praise for Giroud after Arsenal wonder goal

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 […]