- Thu Jul 12 5:30 PM
As England swept to a first World Cup semi-final for the first time in 28 years and only the second time ever, anyone that spends any sort of dwelling time on the internets would have bombarded with #ItsComingHome memes, pictures of England shirted men jumping through bus shelters and videos of p...
- Thu Jul 12 4:00 PM
The post Arsene Wenger era is well and truly underway at Arsenal. New manager Unai Emery has already made four new signings for the Gunners, with a common theme: improving defensive solidity. Goalkeeper Bernd Leno
- Thu Jul 12 3:08 PM
Antoine Griezmann doing that chicken dance in front of the Atletico supporters at the Emirates Stadium. Obafemi Martins doing a backflip in front of a blue wall of Birmingham supporters at Wembley. The one-two punch of Eto’o and Beletti in…
- Thu Jul 12 3:03 PM
Arsenal and Manchester United have entered the race to sign Tottenham target Ante Rebic, according to reports in Germany. Rebic has been one of the breakout stars of the World Cup. The Eintracht Frankfurt attacker has been in admirable form for Croatia, who beat England 2-1 on Wednesday to reach...
- Thu Jul 12 12:12 PM
There is a lot of hype surrounding Arsenal’s pre-season friendly away to Boreham Wood on Saturday, especially as it is Unai Emery’s first game in charge of the club. It will be intriguing to see what players Emery selects, the formation he deploys and the instructions he gives his players but on...
- Thu Jul 12 6:10 AM
Another day, another signing. You could get used to this kind of thing. Except, of course, we’d have a 68 man squad by the start of the new season and that’d be a bit of an issue. Yesterday we brought in young French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi from Lorient. With his curly hair and his little …
- Wed Jul 11 5:30 PM
Hammers legend Tony Cottee believes the capture of former Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere
equates to West Ham's best signing since Dimitri Payet.
- Wed Jul 11 5:12 PM
Well, finally! The least well-kept secret has finally been published: Arsenal have signed Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi. Reported in the Guardian and on the BBC, Torreira was always already signed for Arsenal. I had zero doubts because as Ivan…
- Wed Jul 11 11:13 AM
Photo: Arsenal complete another summer signing, player poses with club shirt - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have agreed on a deal to sign Matteo Guendouzi from Lorient. The move has been officially confirmed on the club’s official website. Introducing… @MatteoGuendouzi 👋#GunnerGuen...
- Wed Jul 11 7:40 AM
Star poses in Arsenal shirt after sealing transfer, fans react: 'White Kante', 'Finally' - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have completed the deal to sign Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria. The Uruguayan international has signed a long-term contract with the Gunners and the move has been...
- Wed Jul 11 6:29 AM
It’s rare these days that a signing is a surprise, so it’s no surprise that yesterday’s signing was not a surprise. At last, Lucas Torreira is an Arsenal player, the Uruguayan put pen to paper on a five year deal, joining from Sampdoria for around €30m. Up until now the common thread of our summe...
- Wed Jul 11 2:09 AM
Arsenal have finally announced the signing of Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria. The deal, which was essentially agreed upon by both clubs weeks ago, was delayed due to the player’s involvement in the World Cup with
- Tue Jul 10 6:04 PM
Arsenal, after weeks of speculation, finally landed Lucas Torreira from UC Sampdoria on Tuesday afternoon and the tireless Uruguayan, who represented his country at the 2018 World Cup, is understandably eager to begin his ‘adventure’ at Arsenal. Torreira, 22, allegedly penned a long-term deal, an...
- Tue Jul 10 5:12 PM
Experienced Arsenal defender is reportedly a target of Juventus - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi has been linked with a move to Italian giants Juventus according to The Mirror. Though the Old Lady of Italian football are targeting Diego Godin of Atletico Ma...
- Tue Jul 10 4:49 PM
Funny story but I first learned how to make Vindaloo by making Chile Colorado. See, Chile Colorado is simply a blend of dried red peppers, garlic, and onions. You reconstitute the dried peppers and throw in some onions and garlic…
- Tue Jul 10 4:15 PM
Arsenal have today completed the signing of Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria for £26m. But what kind of player are we getting, and how will he fit into Unai Emery’s plans for the upcoming season. Phil Costa (_@PhilCosta) takes a look. — Thus far, the Gunners’ summer recruitment has followed a very c...
- Tue Jul 10 4:00 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal have acquired a “very bright talent” in their latest signing Uruguayan midfielder Lucas Torreira said the Premier League side’s manager Unai Emery on Tuesday. The 22-year-old — who is Emery’s fourth
- Tue Jul 10 11:16 AM
Arsenal are set to complete the signing of Sam Greenwood from Sunderland, and it is anticipated that the striker could have a major part to play for the U18s during his first season at the club. Last season Greenwood impressed for Sunderland U18s while he was still a schoolboy and the prospect, w...
- Tue Jul 10 7:56 AM
World Cup 2018 Day 26: Belgium star praises Manchester City boss, France chief dubs ex-Arsenal star an "enemy" - originally posted on Sportslens.com Belgium and France go head-to-head in the first World Cup semi-final on Tuesday in what could be one of the most explosive games of the tournament s...
- Tue Jul 10 6:56 AM
The benchmark by which all achievements are set has to be the 2003/04 Arsenal side who, managed by Arsene Wenger,
- Tue Jul 10 6:12 AM
Two medicals apparently took place at Arsenal yesterday, but there were no announcements so we still wait for the signings of midfielders Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi to be made official. To be fair, we had the exciting news that our record goalkeeping signing, Bernd Leno, would wear 19 ne...
- Mon Jul 9 10:37 PM
I have a special treat for all of you today: we finally have an English translation of the full interview of Unai Emery by Marti Perarnau. This work was originally published on Perarnau’s E-Magazine, the Tactical Room, and is published…
- Mon Jul 9 6:10 PM
A report published by Goal – via Daily Star – suggests that Arsenal’s Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina is supposedly ‘closing in’ on a summer departure, with Argentine giants Boca Juniors allegedly in the driving seat to land his disregarded services next term. With Bernd Leno and Petr Cech seem...
- Mon Jul 9 3:41 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. England are into the semi-final of the World Cup and James is excited. We chat about their tournament, and assess their chances of going all the way. Then there’s Arsenal chat as our signings seem to b...
- Mon Jul 9 12:00 PM
has revealed he believes Hugo Lloris
is a better goalkeeper than Thibaut Courtois ahead of France’s World Cup semi-final meeting with Belgium. Lloris and Courtois are set to go head-to-head in St Petersburg on Tuesday night with a place in Sunday’s final up for grabs. A total of ni...
- Mon Jul 9 7:33 AM
So, the signing of Lucas Torreira, which is expected to go through early this week – perhaps even today – apparently brings an end to our ‘senior’ recruitment. There was talk of a young player being brought in, and yesterday we were linked with an €8m bid for 19 year old Lorient midfielder Matteo...
- Sun Jul 8 9:29 PM
Ex-Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has been arrested on suspicion of ‘arson and malicious communications’, a sad and sorry development for the former Gunners favourite, who’s positive character and charisma once won the hearts of everyone in the terraces. As per a report published by the Daily Mi...
- Sun Jul 8 9:00 PM
UC Sampdoria’s Lucas Torreira is allegedly on his way to London from Moscow following Uruguay’s elimination from the 2018 World Cup, a 2-0 quarter-final loss against France, in order to supposedly finalise a ‘fantastic’ summer switch to Arsenal. It’s believed that the Gunners and the Serie A outf...
- Sun Jul 8 5:55 PM
Arsenal close in on shock summer signing, will complete medical on Monday - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to French football expert Mohamed Toubache-Ter, Arsenal are closing in on the signing of Matteo Guendouzi. The news comes as a shock given how it came out of nowhere, but a de...
- Sun Jul 8 5:23 PM
I was thinking about the teams and players who are featuring in the final four of the World Cup. Croatia have just one player who plays in England (Lovren, I think, please correct in the comments) and France have just…
- Sun Jul 8 3:40 PM
Berlin (AFP) – Mesut Ozil’s father said Sunday his son should quit Germany’s national squad after he was made a “scapegoat” for their shock first-round defeat at the World Cup. Ozil, 29, has come in
- Sun Jul 8 10:30 AM
Berlin (AFP) – The father of Mesut Ozil said Sunday his son should quit Germany’s national squad after he was “made the scapegoat” for Die Mannschaft’s shock first-round defeat at the World Cup. Ozil, 29,
- Sun Jul 8 9:21 AM
Happy Sunday to you all. I hope you’re all nice and warm as it seems almost the entire planet is experiencing this heatwave. Ireland is hotter than Satan’s gooch, and although I was at a gig last night and stayed up late having some refreshing beverages in the back garden, I suspect my hangover i...