- Fri Oct 13 10:22 PM
Not even really talking about match quality to be honest. Just a white knuckle ride for the full match. For me, its probably Arsenal vs United in the semi final replay in 1999. I dont know if I'll ever see a game like it where the momentum swung as much due to so many incidents. Second leg vs Bar...
- Fri Oct 13 6:17 PM
Wenger vs SAF Rafa vs Allardyce Rafa vs SAF Capello vs Sacchi Mourinho vs Guardiola Mourinho vs Wenger Clough vs Revie Cruyff vs Van Gaal SAF vs Kenny Dalglish Mourinho vs Rafa Mourinho vs Frank Rijkaard SAF vs Keegan Which was/is the fiercest managerial rivalry we have ever seen? And of course,...
- Fri Oct 13 3:54 PM
Weird fact that you probably don’t know: Arsenal and Watford train at adjacent fields which are both just 23 minutes North of Watford’s stadium on Vicarage Road. Weird second fact you may not know: if Alexis and Ozil don’t play…
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- Fri Oct 13 2:59 PM
Will Ronald Koeman actually use him? One of the underlying themes to Everton ’s early season form has been the long term absentees due to injury. It seems as though that outlook will slowly be improving, though, and the first player to return to the fold will be Irish central midfielder James McC...
- Fri Oct 13 2:32 PM
As the season started and the transfer window closed, some thought Arsenal were a bit light at centre-back. Admittedly, those people still thought Nacho Monreal was being used as the left-sided player in our back three in a makeshift way. One month on and the Spaniard has been named the club’s pl...
- Fri Oct 13 2:00 PM
Occasional England international Jack Wilshere
has certainly endured his fair share of injuries during his professional career. Since making his first team debut with Arsenal during the 2008/09 campaign, he has only managed to play more than 25 Premier League matches just twice (including last ye...
- Fri Oct 13 11:58 AM
When I was a mere stripling, Arsenal was my be-all and end-all. If we lost I’d mope around all weekend, and if we won I’d be bouncing off the walls. I’d pore over league tables, cut out clippings from the papers, crouch over my portable radio and gen up on Arsenal’s history. I couldn’t get Read More
- Fri Oct 13 10:20 AM
Man City could sign star on a massive bargain in January, he wants to play for Guardiola - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal winger Alexis Sanchez is closing in on an exit from Emirates in January and it seems that Manchester City is the most likely destination. According to Daily Mirro...
- Fri Oct 13 7:00 AM
On This Day in Football: Arsenal complete world record transfer - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1928, Arsenal completed the world record transfer of forward David Jack from Bolton Wanderers for a massive fee of £10, 890. Interestingly, this was not the first time that a club...
- Fri Oct 13 6:22 AM
Good morning everyone. I’m very excited, my new fridge arrives this morning. Just a little pro-tip for all you DIY men and women out there: when you’re defrosting a freezer don’t try and accelerate the process by hacking away at the ice with a bread knife. Despite the very satisfying chunks that...
- Fri Oct 13 5:18 AM
On this week’s show I chat with Amy Lawrence about the upcoming documentary ’89’ which, unsurprisingly, tells the epic story of Arsenal’s title win in the 88-89 season. Needing to go to Anfield and win by two clear goals, Michael Thomas’s last gasp winner has become an unforgettable piece of Arse...
- Fri Oct 13 1:41 AM
Good morning Arsene, can we start with your latest team news? I haven’t seen everybody, because some players are coming back today and some are in tomorrow, like Alexis (So why do we do the press conferences today instead of…
- Thu Oct 12 10:17 PM
Rumours of 12.30 xmas eve kick off, f**king bas**rds
- Thu Oct 12 8:07 PM
Sky Sports pundit suggests drastic measure to address Özil conundrum - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are fifth on the Premier League table after recording four wins in the seven games played so far. After a disappointing run of form early on in the season, Arsenal head to Watford th...
- Thu Oct 12 6:00 PM
As I wrote a couple of weeks ago, Arsenal are nearing the end of a cycle with the current squad, with most of their clutch players either exiting their prime years, or departing for pastures new. Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez were the poster boys for this iteration of the Arsenal team and they wi...
- Thu Oct 12 4:26 PM
Wenger Talks Watford Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 12/10/2017 16:07:34 Manager Arsene Wenger has obviously discussed team news and what he expects from Watford this weekend during his pre game press conference - here's what he had to say.
- Thu Oct 12 4:02 PM
Wenger On Chambers & Ozil Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 12/10/2017 15:48:47 Manager Arsene Wenger has been holding his pre game press conference, and the topics of Calum Chambers, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez came up.
- Thu Oct 12 12:20 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger conceded on Thursday he may have no option but to sell star players Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in the January transfer window. The pair are both out of contract at the end of the season and are yet to agree new deals. As things stand, they will be a...
- Thu Oct 12 9:40 AM
Chambers Pens Two Year Arsenal Extension Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 12/10/2017 09:10:41 Calum Chambers signed a new two year deal at Arsenal on Wednesday.
- Thu Oct 12 9:40 AM
Theres an upcoming documentary on Arsenals win at Anfield to be released next month. https://www.theguardian.com/footbal s-arsenal-dramatic-title-win-at-anfield-video Obviously not an Arsenal fan, but this could be a good watch. Best finish to a league season ever.
- Thu Oct 12 8:39 AM
Arsenal boss eyeing move for Napoli defender, Inter Milan also in the running - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are considering a move for Napoli central defender Nikola Maksimovic. The 25-year-old joined Napoli from Torino last summer, but has failed to nail down a regular place in t...
- Thu Oct 12 8:17 AM
The Arsenal Walking Wounded - Injury News 12/10/17 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 12/10/2017 07:54:38 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Arsenal FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Oct 12 7:55 AM
Arsenal players and contract extensions seem to go together like … erm … toothpaste and orange juice right at this moment in time. A quick look at the list of contract expiry dates should leave nobody in any doubt that there’s a lot of work to do. All the focus is on the big names, … The post O...
- Wed Oct 11 5:49 PM
USA men’s nationalism team went to Trinidad and Tobago, angered the locals by making a big deal of the conditions, and then promptly lost in a fit of American hubris not seen since… well since something Trump probably did this…
- Wed Oct 11 12:48 PM
Arsenal Interested in Barcelona`s Turan Vitalfootball: Barca: 11/10/2017 12:37:53 The opening of the January transfer window could see a Barcelona midfielder leave the Camp Nou.
- Wed Oct 11 9:27 AM
Mustafi Out Of Watford Tie Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 11/10/2017 09:09:43 Defender Shkodran Mustafi has now been ruled out of Arsenal's tie this weekend with Watford after picking up a hamstring injury whilst on duty for Germany.
Three and in
- Wed Oct 11 8:02 AM
When North London’s finest reds take on North West London’s finest yellows this Saturday, it will be the 27th time the two clubs have met on the football pitch. You’ll have to go all the way back to 1905 to see when the two clubs first met, the then Woolwich Arsenal (spurs fans shudder), beating …
- Wed Oct 11 7:58 AM
When Arsenal signed Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona in 2014, it was after a long season at Barcelona and a World Cup summer which saw Chile reach the Round of 16. The following year he went all the way with his country to win the Copa America, and in 2016 there was centenary Copa America that … T...
- Tue Oct 10 10:45 PM
Paris (AFP) – France clinched qualification for the World Cup thanks to goals from Antoine Griezmann and Olivier Giroud
in a hard-fought 2-1 win over Belarus on Tuesday. Didier Deschamps’s side successfully completed their tricky challenge of beating Bulgaria and Belarus in their final two qualif...
- Tue Oct 10 9:39 PM
The injury to Shkodran Mustafi has sparked debate regarding Arsenal’s centre-back options and, while the club possess sufficient resources to cover their Premier League games without the Germany international, there is a possibility that some youngsters could receive game time in defence in cup c...
- Tue Oct 10 8:15 PM
Fiorentina striker confirms Arsene Wenger’s interest - originally posted on Sportslens.com Fiorentina’s 18-year-old striker Martin Graiciar has confirmed that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger wanted to sign him but a deal sadly never materialised. The Czech Republic youth international spent some time...
- Tue Oct 10 6:47 PM
(SPOILERS – Stop reading if you don’t want to know what happens in season three of Rick and Morty) I have been watching Rick and Morty for a few years now and I took it as a fun, light-hearted, sci-fi…
- Tue Oct 10 6:29 PM
Arsene Wenger has another headache to cope with Dreaded November is coming and the early signs are not very promising. Arsene Wenger has lost the centre piece of his defence to yet another injury. The boss faces a huge dilemma as to how to deal with the problem come the Watford game this weekend...
- Tue Oct 10 5:58 PM
Come on lad
- Tue Oct 10 2:38 PM
prem says no 4 o'clock games on xmas eve, but still might be games. http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/41564944 .on a personal level woulds be great for me cos xmas eve is sh*te here.But with the match
- Tue Oct 10 1:42 PM
As we continue to work on things behind the scenes – as outlined in this post from the other day – we’ve got comments back on the articles. These are the default WordPress comments, so you leave a name/email and comment on the articles. It won’t be a pop-up like the arses, but it still … The po...
- Tue Oct 10 11:05 AM
Attacker reveals his summer move to Everton was 'very close'; Koeman must try again in January - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has revealed that he was close to joining Everton this summer. The Frenchman has fallen down the pecking order at Emirates since the...
- Tue Oct 10 10:48 AM
Dutchman heading to Emirates next season, Arsenal have secured the agreement - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are looking to appoint a director of football and they have reached an agreement with Marc Overmars. The former Arsenal player has been the director of football at Ajax since...
- Tue Oct 10 7:46 AM
Good morning and there’s World Cup happiness for Ireland after James McClean
’s second half goal secured a 1-0 win and a playoff place, but it comes at the expense of Aaron Ramsey and Wales. Will that in some way affect the Arsenal midfielder? It’s been known to happen. When Russia failed to quali...
- Mon Oct 9 9:59 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. In this Interlull edition of the show we discuss the injury to Shkodran Mustafi, potential problems at centre-half, Alex Iwobi’s big international goal, and the rumours involving a return to London for...
- Mon Oct 9 5:19 PM
7 – Number of Premier League teams owned exclusively by British (Scotland, England, Wales) citizens – Burnley, Brighton, Huddersfield, Newcastle, Stoke, Tottenham, and West Ham 30 – Percent of Premier League teams owned exclusively by Brits 5 – Number of…
- Mon Oct 9 4:54 PM
After a very difficult start to 2017, there were doubts whether Hector Bellerin would fullfill his potential at Arsenal, after seeing the fans turn on him in the 3-0 trashing away to Crystal Palace. A niggling ankle issue prevented him from playing at 100%. The switch to a 3-4-2-1 hasn’t helped h...
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- Mon Oct 9 12:02 PM
says he is happy at Arsenal, despite his lack of starts Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud
has finally broken his silence over his proposed move to Everton in the summer. The France striker was Everton’s number one choice to replace Romelu Lukaku and the club were confident of concludi...
- Mon Oct 9 10:30 AM
Arsenal Looking At Want-a-way Ademola? Vitalfootball: Everton: 09/10/2017 10:10:44 It has been claimed Lookman, who has been interesting Crystal Palace and Tottenham - the Blues don't want to sell though - recently, is keen on a return to London with Arsenal lurking.
- Mon Oct 9 7:19 AM
One of the reasons we used to fear the Interlull was the possibility of a player picking up an injury. It seemed to happen with monotonous regularity in the past, but in recent times we’ve had pretty good run. Even when Alexis goes away and is pictured with his thighs bandaged to kingdom come, we...
- Mon Oct 9 6:39 AM
Have Arsenal have found £50m replacement for Alexis Sanchez? - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are reportedly considering Manchester United’s Anthony Martial to replace Alexis Sanchez should the Chilean forward exit the Emirates Stadium in January or next summer, reports The Sun. Howe...