In the first leg at Stamford Bridge a week ago, it was Chelsea who battled back from behind to gain a crucial but by no means conclusive, 2-1 advantage over London rivals Arsenal.
Juventus are amongst the top clubs interested in signing Sheffield United starlet Diego de Girolam.
So for the last few months Andrew Allen and I have been working hard on a book about the 2003-04 season. Today, I’m delighted to announce that the official launch will take place on Thursday May 15th at The Tollington. Everybody is very welcome but to get an idea of numbers I’ve added it as a Facebook event here.
Mikel Arteta has revealed that he sometimes struggles with the pressure of being a professional footballer as the Arsenal midfielder admits he his constantly striving to improve.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger looked even more relaxed today than he did after the win over West Ham on Tuesday night. Everton’s surprise defeat at home to Everton on Wednesday has ensured Arsenal remain in control of their own destiny in the battle for fourth spot. Wenger updated with all the injury news – including
Arsenal are interested in signing Sebastien Jung, according to the player’s agent. The 23-year-old has impressed for Bundesliga outfit Frankfurt this season, making 36 appearances in all competitions, and has attracted the attentions of Arsenal, Inter, Roma, and AC Milan, according to his representative Mino Grillo, who works closely with the German club. When asked
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has declared himself happy with his goalscoring record this season after breaking the 20-goal barrier.
Glen Kamara and Carl Laraman speak ahead of tonight’s finely-poised second leg tie at Emirates Stadium
Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger confirms Mesut Özil will play against Hull City in the Premier League on Sunday. Özil has been out since 11 March due to a hamstring injury sustained …
Why Arsenal Must Keep Faith With Lukas Podolski – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Lukas Podolski is the an intriguing piece in the Arsenal puzzle as they fight towards Champions League football next season. ; He is concurrently the Gunner’s most potent offensive threat and biggest defensive liability. Although often slated for neglecting his … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News
With Arsenal having problems of late in defence while Koscielny had been injured, the club are now facing pressure in trying to tie the player down to a new contract. The Club are facing pressure from German Giants Bayern Munich, as well as French giants PSG and money spending Monaco. Arsenal cannot afford to lose another big name defender as Sagna seems to be on his way out
By Walter Broeckx The way the media has been trying to give Özil a failure tag is amazing. After Arsenal had stunned the whole world that they had been able to sign him they had to stop the mantra they had been using for the last years: Arsenal (and Wenger of course) doesn’t want to
If anything has suggested Arsene Wenger needs to invest a little bit more in his squad, it’s been the last few weeks. The Premier League season has gone by in typical fashion this year for the Gunners, with injuries to the likes of Walcott and Wilshere not helping the cause.
The masked Al Qaeda terrorist said to be a former Arsenal player in an online extremist video has been identified as a Portuguese citizen, according to source.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has declared himself happy with his goalscoring record this season after breaking the 20-goal barrier.
Arsenal are hoping to tie down Laurent Koscielny to a lucrative new contract, with Paris Saint-Germain, Monaco and Bayern Munich all interested in the Frenchman.
Arsenal star on his way out in the summer? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen might be on his way out of Emirates in the summer as a possible move to Rafa Benitez’s Napoli looms large in the summer, claims TMW.  The Belgian has fallen out of favour and is down … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News
Supporters can purchase tickets online for first three Arsenal Ladies games at Meadow Park
Scouting Julian Draxler – Arsenal’s next transfer signing? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com NAME: Julian Draxler AGE: 20 POSITION: Attacking left midfielder CLUB: Schalke NATIONALITY: Germany MARKET VALUE: £26,500,000 (source: Transfermarkt) WANTED BY: Arsenal, Bayern Munich, Chelsea Signed by current club Schalke at the age of eight, Julian Draxler is fast becoming Europe’s … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News
Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright has admitted that a season out of the Champions League would be beneficial to the club in the long term. The Gunners currently sit fourth in the Barclay’s Premier League and are locked in a tense battle for Champions League qualification with Roberto Martinez’s Everton.
Arsenal and Juventus are among several clubs who are interested in Sheffield United youngster Diego de Girolamo, according to the Daily Mail. The 18-year-old Chesterfield-born striker has been watched by both Juve and the Gunners this season, as well as other clubs in Italy. De Girolamo has been capped by Italy’s Under-18 and 19 levels,
Gary Neville has caused a bit of a stir on Twitter by promoting simulation in football. His comments came after West Ham’s Matt Jarvis decided to stay up in the penalty area, despite Arsenal’s Bacary Sagna tripping him on Tuesday night. Sky Sports pundit Neville admitted after the game that Jarvis did the wrong thing […]
Arsene Wenger has claimed that Arsenal do not receive the same help from television companies as Chelsea.
Arsene Wenger has hailed Lukas Podolski as a fantastic finisher after his double against West Ham on Tuesday. The German international scored two well taken goals in the 3-1 victory over the Hammers to help his side move back into the top four, one point ahead of rivals Everton. The French manager has admitted that […]
Arsenal have a received a timely boost in their quest for a Champions League spot after Arsene Wenger said club record signing Mesut Ozil could return for Sunday’s trip to Hull.
Hull City fans will be able to get home from the FA Cup final with Arsenal after extra trains were announced.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says his team are able to handle the pressure as they chase a top-four finish in the Premier League and an FA Cup final win over Hull City.
Arsenal manager believes side have consistently suffered due to the demands of television in race for top-four finish
Age can do strange things to footballers. Some struggle to adapt to the passage of time, others learn to fight against the dying of the light and savour every moment in the twilight of their career.
; Arsenal travel to Hull on Sunday for yet another early kick-off away from home. Hopefully this time, however, it won’t end in abject humiliation. With a number of players starting to return from injury, just who do Arsenal have available?
Manager Arsene Wenger insists there can be no complacency from Arsenal if they are to secure a top-four finish despite Everton’s unexpected home defeat by Crystal Palace.
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has insisted that the Gunners don’t have to play beautiful to win their remaining games and secure a top four place. The Gunners limped to an unconvincing 3-1 victory over West Ham United at the Emirates and leapfrogged Everton into fourth place ahead of the Toffees’s loss to Crystal Palace on Wednesday. The Polish international insists that […]
Arsene Wenger has tipped record signing Mesut Ozil to come good during his second season at the club.The German, who has been out of action for the last five weeks after picking up a hamstring injury in the Gunners 1-1 draw with Bayern Munich last month, is expected back for Sunday’s trip to fellow FA Cup finalists Hull City.In his debut Premier League campaign, Ozil has failed to win over a section of Gooners and some believe has not warranted his £42.5million price tag.However in 22 league appearances he’s provided eight assists and scored four goals himself.Wenger though believes Ozil will build on his first season in English football and become an even better player in his second.The Arsenal boss told the media this morning:”Ozil had a jaded period but I will put him on the list to be Player of the Season next season”Wenger will put Ozil through a fitness test before deciding whether to play him at the KC Stadium on Sunday.The Arsenal manager provided a bulletin on the availability of some of his other stars when he spoke to the media earlier.
‘I think one of the charms of the FA Cup final was always that the stadium was really divided in two [sets of fans]‘
Find out how our Junior Gunners fared in our annual charity fun run at Emirates Stadium
; Arsenal are getting set to offer Laurent Koscielny a bumper pay rise in a bid to ward off interest from other clubs according to the Telegraph. The Frenchman, who has been one of Arsenal’s most consistent and top performers this season is currently earning £50,000 per week which is considerably less than Per Mertesacker, […]
Arsene Wenger on who he thinks should be considered for the Manager of the Year award
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says his team are able to handle the pressure as they chase a top-four finish in the Premier League and an FA Cup final win over Hull City.
ARSENE WENGER has admitted he hasn’t made a final decision on who will start in goal for Arsenal for their FA Cup final against Hull at Wembley.
Arsene Wenger is disappointed with the Football Association’s decision to allocate just 25,000 tickets to Arsenal and Hull supporters for next month’s FA Cup Final at Wembley.
Arsene Wenger gives updates on Ozil, Gibbs, Monreal and Flamini ahead of Sunday’s trip to the KC Stadium
ARSENE WENGER refused to discuss whether Manchester City’s season can be deemed a success or a failure as he isn’t ready to cast judgment on whether the same can be said for Arsenal.
Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal have never benefitted from the same help that Chelsea have received from the Premier League and television companies in their bid to win the Champions League.
Arsene Wenger had admitted that Arsenal’s £42.5m record signing Mesut Ozil had a “jaded period” but he will be back firing on all cylinders next season, so much so he should be the best player in the division next term.
ARSENE WENGER has demanded Arsenal give ‘absolutely everything’ as they chase the twin glory of Champions League qualification and FA Cup success.
The Gunners boss claims progress has been made at the Emirates this season despite their Premier League push falling away in recent weeks
ARSENE WENGER has laid down the gauntlet to Arsenal to finish the season strongly and pip Everton to fourth spot.
Arsenal Team News: Gibbs Out, Ozil could Return – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal received a huge boost in their race for finishing in top four yesterday, as Everton lost 3-2 at the hands of Crystal Palace at Goodison Park. As a result of which, Arsenal are back in the 4th place, one … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News