- Thu Apr 26 10:48 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal’s hopes of sending outgoing manager Arsene Wenger off with a trophy suffered a major blow as they could only draw 1-1 with 10-man Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final on Thursday. The Gunners played with an extra man for over 80 minutes at the...
Bitter and Blue
- Thu Apr 26 10:24 PM
Blues Assistant Coach Linked With Gunners Move Manchester City ’s assistant coach Mikel Arteta
has been linked with the vacant manager’s role at Arsenal , according to the Daily Star. Arteta joined the blues coaching staff after retiring from the game in 2016. He spent five years at Arsenal follo...
- Thu Apr 26 10:24 PM
Arsenal played 80 minutes of 11-v-10 soccer against Atletico Madrid, and has nothing to show for it in the Europa League semifinals.
- Thu Apr 26 8:45 PM
Having been sidelined since October 2016 as a result of debilitating Achilles and ankle problems, firm fan favourite Santi Cazorla returned to the turf in a squad training session at the Emirates before Arsenal’s first leg Europa League semi-final encounter against Atletico Madrid – subject a rep...
- Thu Apr 26 8:14 PM
Arsene Wenger and Danny Welbeck
Pre-Madrid Press Conference Dangerous cross from Bellerin cleared away The post Arsenal vs Atletico Madrid Highlights appeared first on Arsenalist .
- Thu Apr 26 7:55 PM
Listening to 5 Live and Ian Dennis their commentator/reporter throwing some thinly veiled criticism towards Arsenal about contriving an atmosphere tonight (there'll be a light show and flags on display you know ). Drives home the point by referring
- Thu Apr 26 7:18 PM
Arsene Wenger is set to leave Arsenal in the summer after 22 illustrious years at the club’s helm, and with the Gunners preparing to face Atletico Madrid in the first-leg of the Europa League semi-final on Thursday evening at the Emirates, the French tactician has urged the club’s ardent fans to...
- Thu Apr 26 6:46 PM
Arsenal vs Atletico Madrid confirmed starting line-ups - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal face a tough task against tournament favourites Atletico Madrid as they bid to reach the final of this season’s Europa League. Diego Simeone’s side are currently second in La Liga behind runaway l...
- Thu Apr 26 6:40 PM
FC Schalke 04’s sporting director Christian Heidel has conformed that May Meyer, a supposed transfer target of Arsenal’s, will ‘definitely’ depart the Bundesliga outfit in the summer, a statement that will alert a number of vying suitors in the hunt for his signature including Liverpool, AS Roma,...
- Thu Apr 26 5:58 PM
Man United vs Arsenal injury update & predicted line-ups, 15-goal forward expected to miss out - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United welcome Arsenal to Old Trafford on Sunday aiming to strengthen their grip on second place in the Premier League. Seven points from their remaining...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Thu Apr 26 4:56 PM
Arsene Wenger always looked an outside choice - and his comments suggest a move to Goodison Park is unlikely Less than a week on after announcing his shock departure from Arsenal , Arsene Wenger has been talking about his possible next destination when he finally leaves the Emirates Stadium this...
- Thu Apr 26 9:45 AM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger and Arsenal have been ridiculed in the British media after the Premier League giants issued two statements late Wednesday clarifying remarks by the long-serving manager about his departure. The Gunners initially issued a statement explaining that when Wenger said earl...
- Thu Apr 26 8:21 AM
Atletico stats preview – Atletico preview podcast It’s our first European semi-final since 2009 tonight, as we face Atletico Madrid in the Europa League. It is probably the most difficult tie we could have had from the teams left in the draw, but despite Arsene Wenger saying the Spaniards are a t...
- Thu Apr 26 5:00 AM
Arsenal consider £45m deal with Roma for £70k-per-week destroyer - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to The S*n, Arsenal are interested in AS Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan and could agree a £45m deal for the £70k-per-week destroyer if Luis Enrique replaces Arsene Wenger as manager...
- Wed Apr 25 8:05 PM
London (AFP) – Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone confirmed Diego Costa will be fit to resume his rivalry with Arsenal in a Europa League semi-final, first leg on Thursday of huge significance for the English side. Arsenal are hoping to bid farewell to outgoing manager Arsene Wenger after 22 yea...
- Wed Apr 25 7:52 PM
In years gone by in the English top-flight, Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger have engaged in numerous feuds and spats on the touchline and in the press, although the ‘Special One’, despite once referring to Arsenal’s magnanimous French boss as a ‘specialist in failure’, insists that he has nothing...
- Wed Apr 25 6:57 PM
Arsene Wenger has admitted that the timing of his eventual departure from Arsenal’s helm in the summer was not strictly his ‘decision’, although he is determined to remain ‘focused’ on the tasks which lay ahead of him as his squad gear up for their Europa League semi-final first-leg showdown agai...
- Wed Apr 25 6:05 PM
“To all the Arsenal lovers, take care of the values of the club.” As sign offs go, this one was about as ‘Arsene’ as it gets. Only a slightly scrambled automobile pun could have made it more Wengerian. The manager’s departing statement did not mention trophies or victories. He spoke of his ‘commi...
- Wed Apr 25 5:14 PM
Good morning! I just opened the site to see that there was an incredible conversation yesterday over the new manager. Thank you all for participating. My goal is to read through all 193 comments, take each of the managers mentioned, …
- Wed Apr 25 4:12 PM
I had a curious experience watching this game
- Wed Apr 25 2:45 PM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger admitted Wednesday that the timing of his departure from Arsenal after more than two decades as manager was not his call. The 68-year-old Frenchman — who guided the Gunners to two domestic doubles and masterminded the 2004 “Invincibles”, as well as winning a record se...
- Wed Apr 25 7:28 AM
If you watched Liverpool absolutely dismantle Roma (two late goals aside which will make the Italians comeback in the second leg even more amazing than the one against Barcelona), it was hard not to be envious. Not just of Mo Salah, the second best Egyptian called Mo in the Premier League, but of...
- Wed Apr 25 6:32 AM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. Here’s an super extra bonus Arsecast ahead of tomorrow’s Europa League semi-final first leg against Atletico Madrid. I chat with Spanish based journalist Dermot Corrigan about what Arsenal can expect from the La Liga side, how they...
- Tue Apr 24 7:38 PM
The BBC understands Diego Costa has been named in Diego Simeone’s 20-man Atletico Madrid squad which will square up to Arsenal on Thursday in the first-leg of the Europa League semi-final at the Emirates after returning from a hamstring injury which had previously seen him sidelined for 3 competi...
- Tue Apr 24 6:30 PM
It’s thought that Carlo Ancelotti had travelled to Rome on Tuesday to negotiate terms with the Italy fold in order to become the ‘Azzurri’s’ next permanent boss, however according to a report published by Sky Sport 24, Alessandro Costacurta – a representative of the national team – confirmed tha...
- Tue Apr 24 6:02 PM
Former player urges Arsenal to get Newcastle man, Magpies must keep him - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are still looking at potential replacements for Arsene Wenger and former midfielder Ray Parlour believes that they should consider Rafa Benitez as a candidate. “What he has done f...
- Tue Apr 24 5:49 PM
Guardiola ready to sell Man City star for his own good, would be ideal for Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City defender John Stones could leave the club at the end of this season. According to reports, the former Everton defender has fallen down the pecking order at Etih...
- Tue Apr 24 2:25 PM
U18 Premier League Tottenham Hotspur 9 (Richards 28, 31, Markanday 33, 55, Griffiths 49, 69 (pen), 71, 89, Ogungbo (o.g.) 70) Arsenal 0 A depleted Arsenal U18 side were humiliated away to their rivals Tottenham Hotspur today as they suffered a 9-0 defeat – one of the worst results in their histor...
- Tue Apr 24 7:28 AM
Assessing 5 possible Arsene Wenger Successors - originally posted on Sportslens.com As news of Arsene Wenger leaving Arsenal after 22 seasons hit social media last Friday, there was quickly a plethora of names to be mentioned as possible successors to the Frenchman. Being the next manager of the...
- Tue Apr 24 7:00 AM
One of the things I’ve been curious about was how this new football executive dynamic was going to work when Arsene Wenger’s time at the club eventually came to an end. It’s now something we’ll see soon enough, as we now know the manager will depart at the end of the season. It becomes more …