- Fri Dec 15 11:23 PM
Premier League 2 Arsenal 3 (Akpom 21, Osei-Tutu 78, Pleguezuelo 90) Derby County 3 (Vernam 11, Bennett 45, Babos 59) By Jeorge Bird @Meadow Park Captain Julio Pleguezuelo scored a dramatic late equaliser as Arsenal U23s came from behind to secure a 3-3 draw at home to Derby County tonight in an e...
- Fri Dec 15 8:29 PM
So there you are having seen the semis and it's United vs Arsenal in the final. You know you can get a ticket but you also know Hadge and mystic Meg are getting hitched on the same say. Which is it lads and lasses - all day based around the final or the wedding ?
- Fri Dec 15 5:21 PM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger admitted on Friday that his Arsenal team’s 3-1 defeat by Manchester United a fortnight ago has left his side psychologically scarred in their matches since. Draws against struggling Southampton and West Ham United have seen Arsenal slip to seventh in the table, a mass...
- Fri Dec 15 4:52 PM
Ramsey Out Until The New Year Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 15/12/2017 16:52:02 Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey
is set for a spell on the sidelines having injured his hamstring in the game against Southampton at the weekend.
- Fri Dec 15 4:01 PM
United to Sell Mkhitaryan to Bring in Ozil Claim Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 15/12/2017 16:01:44 After a bright start in his Manchester United career, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, suddenly doesn`t appear to be in the future plans of Jose Mourinho.
- Fri Dec 15 2:15 PM
Your MOTM v Arsenal Was? Vitalfootball: West Ham: 15/12/2017 14:15:19 After two games at the London Stadium, both London derbies, against Chelsea and Arsenal, the Hammers look to have turned a corner.
- Fri Dec 15 1:36 PM
Two more stars reject deals as Arsenal risk losing 12 players by 2019 - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been dealt a bitter blow in contract negotiations, with The Times claiming two more players have turned down the chance to renew their contracts. Aaron Ram...
- Fri Dec 15 11:24 AM
Pre Arsenal Thoughts For Rafa & NUFC Vitalfootball: Newcastle: 15/12/2017 11:00:54 With takeover talk providing the main talking point, we could be forgiven for taking one eye off the ball
- Fri Dec 15 7:48 AM
Hello everyone, welcome to Friday. I appear to have accidentally had more beers than I had planned to last night, so I’m feeling a little tender. I don’t know what happened. First I wasn’t in a bar, and then I was. And when I was, I stayed there and for some reason pints of delicious … The post...
- Fri Dec 15 6:59 AM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. This week I chat with Chief Soccer Correspondent for the New York Times, Rory Smith, about Arsenal’s midweek draw against West Ham, the manager’s struggles to get his team to perform in any consistent, identifiable way, the new rec...
- Fri Dec 15 2:03 AM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger knows Arsenal cannot afford another slip-up when they face Newcastle at the Emirates Stadium aiming to end a damaging run of three Premier League games without a win. Wenger’s team played a scoreless draw at West Ham United on Wednesday and is in seventh place going i...
- Thu Dec 14 9:38 PM
Eight months ago, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger made a big change to his team’s formation in an effort to finish the remainder of the 2016/17 season on a strong note. The move from a back four to a three-man central defense paid off. With the new defense, the Gunners won nine of the final 10 game...
- Thu Dec 14 7:00 PM
Paul Merson has admitted that Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld is “probably the best defender in the world.” The former Arsenal man made the claim in his Premier League predictions column for Sky Sports. Merson thinks Spurs will lose 3-1 at Manchester City on Saturday, suggesting Mauricio Poc...
- Thu Dec 14 6:00 PM
After yet another sluggish start to a game at St. Mary’s on Sunday, it didn’t take long for the chant of “Soooooper, Super Jack….” began to fill the cold afternoon air. Just 15 minutes into the game, the away end called for its anointed idol. This has happened regularly at away matches this seaso...
- Thu Dec 14 3:44 PM
After a 33 shot performance against Man U, an 11 shot performance against Soton, and a 22 shot performance against West Ham, Arsenal have now scored just two goals in their last three games and taken a whopping two points…
- Thu Dec 14 2:01 PM
A few of mine: - Aaron Ramsey
was going to become a world class CM. - Ganso was going to come to Europe and set the world alight. - Shevchenko was going to destroy English football as we knew it. - Modric was an above-average player and nothing more (half the caf that was here at the time should...
- Thu Dec 14 12:10 PM
The knives are out for Arsene Wenger following his team's inability to break down a resolute and determined West Ham at the Olympic Stadium.
Hammers in the Heart
- Thu Dec 14 11:54 AM
West Ham 0 Arsenal 0 It’s a rendezvous at Eat in Westfield to meet my daughter Nell, who has just come from the Tate and is expecting to see further works of art at the London Stadium. Then down the bleak concrete concourse to H Block where Gavin and Ilona are awaiting their tickets. We’re joined...
- Thu Dec 14 11:33 AM
Arsene Wenger was his usual gracious self after his Arsenal side were thwarted by a fantastic defensive performance by West Ham.
- Thu Dec 14 9:31 AM
Arsenal Injury Table Clearly Nicely Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 14/12/2017 09:31:30 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Arsenal FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Dec 14 9:08 AM
Massive boost for Man Utd, world class Barcelona target wants to play for Mourinho - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has been linked with a move away from Emirates for a while now. The likes of Barcelona and Manchester United are thought to be interested in the G...
- Thu Dec 14 9:06 AM
Officials - Arsenal v Newcastle (16/12/17) Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 14/12/2017 09:06:41 The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Arsenal and Newcastle United this Saturday.
- Thu Dec 14 7:21 AM
Match report – Player ratings – By the numbers – Video A couple of weeks ago, despite the fact we’d lost 3-1 to a Jose Mourinho managed Man United, there was some positivity after the final whistle because of how we’d played. Sure, we’d handed them the goals on a silver platter, but that wasn’t ...
- Thu Dec 14 7:00 AM
On This Day in Football: Drake wraps it up for Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1935, Arsenal beat Aston Villa 7-1 in a First Division fixture. All seven of Arsenal’s goals were scored by forward Ted Drake. Played in front of 60, 000 strong crowd at Villa Park, Drake’s...
- Thu Dec 14 2:20 AM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger has refused to give up on the Premier League title despite a goalless draw at West Ham United that left Arsenal 19 points adrift of leaders Manchester City. Arsenal are seventh, below Burnley, having added just two points in three games after a 3-1 defeat at home to M...
- Thu Dec 14 1:08 AM
David Moyes was pleased by a "disciplined" team performance against Arsenal at the OS tonight, yet admitted to being a tad frustrated that his side couldn't nick all three points.
- Thu Dec 14 12:05 AM
- Wed Dec 13 11:17 PM
Instant Reactions - West Ham v Arsenal (13/12/17) Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 13/12/2017 23:17:28 Following today's clash between West Ham United and Arsenal, here are the instant reactions from both managers.
- Wed Dec 13 10:50 PM
The risk of forcing a player to stay. Completely given up the ghost as an Arsenal player. He's not even trying.
- Wed Dec 13 10:48 PM
FA Youth Cup third round Arsenal 2 (Amaechi 2) Sheffield Wednesday 1 (Shaw) By Jeorge Bird @Meadow Park At this stage of the FA Youth Cup last season, when Reiss Nelson was sent off in a tempestuous encounter against Blackburn Rovers, Arsenal capitulated without their star man. On this occasion,...
- Wed Dec 13 10:47 PM
I would be absolutely fuming if this was our club: - Their main 2 key players, just running out of contracts (and Jack Wheelchair's too) - A manager who no one really believes in. Probably also gone in the summer - 7th in the league - Not even taking Europa League seriously - Their biggest talent...
- Wed Dec 13 10:36 PM
West Ham were denied a second consecutive derby victory by the width of a crossbar at the Olympic Stadium tonight.
- Wed Dec 13 10:25 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal lost ground on their rivals for a Premier League top-four place after a 0-0 draw at London Stadium on Wednesday that left West Ham United stuck in the relegation places. The Gunners bossed possession but created few clear chances and are now seventh in the table, still belo...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Wed Dec 13 10:08 PM
And they jump Liverpool and Arsenal in the process! After a run of poor form at the end of November, Spurs knew they had to get back into gear before the crowded holiday fixture season. They seem to be doing just that. Tottenham beat Brighton 2-0 at Wembley on Wednesday, thanks to goals from Serg...
- Wed Dec 13 7:29 PM
Arsene Wenger Pre-WHU Press Conference The post West Ham United vs Arsenal Highlights appeared first on Arsenalist .
- Wed Dec 13 7:10 PM
West Ham v Arsenal - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: West Ham: 13/12/2017 19:10:17 Tonight, the Hammers support packed into the London Stadium, will be hoping the Hammers can make it two Premier League wins on the bounce.
- Wed Dec 13 7:01 PM
Confirmed West Ham lineup vs Arsenal: Hammers will be happy with this side for tonight - originally posted on Sportslens.com West Ham will be hoping to extend their improved run of form when they take on Arsenal in a London Derby tonight. David Moyes’s men are heading into this game on the back o...
- Wed Dec 13 5:56 PM
West Ham Set to Move for Wilshere Vitalfootball: West Ham: 13/12/2017 17:56:17 Tonight, West Ham United welcome Arsenal to the London Stadium, for a Premier League fixture.
- Wed Dec 13 3:13 PM
West Ham v Arsenal - Follow On Twitter - 13-12-17 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 13/12/2017 15:13:19 Arsenal go to the London Stadium as the visitors to West Ham today, this will be an 8pm kick-off.
- Wed Dec 13 1:00 PM
Tottenham are once again being linked with Hoffenheim midfielder Nadiem Amiri. Last month, German outlet Bild claimed Spurs had sent scouts to watch the 21-year-old in action. Now, The Sun reports Spurs, Manchester United and Arsenal are all weighing up a £20 million bid to sign Amiri in January...
- Wed Dec 13 7:05 AM
Get the very latest West Ham news in one place, with our new daily media round-up!
- Wed Dec 13 6:58 AM
More Premier League action, and another away trip. It’s not a big trip tonight, in fairness, but it is still away at West Ham. After the draw with Southampton, Arsene Wenger has a couple of big decisions to make about his team selection tonight. First up: Defence With Shkodran Mustafi still injur...
Three and in
- Tue Dec 12 8:46 PM
According to the Daily Star, Arsenal have emerged as the shock favourites to land Manchester United reserve keeper Sergio Romero in the January transfer window. The 30 year old stopper has been subject to just 6 Premier League games since his move from Sampdoria back in 2015, however, he is the...
- Tue Dec 12 8:37 PM
You would think that maybe last weekend's result would have cheered Preview Percy up a bit, wouldn't you? Sorry to disappoint - the best we can manage is "slightly less grumpy". Here's his look at Wednesday night's visit of Arsenal
- Tue Dec 12 8:31 PM
Blow for Arsenal with Chelsea joining Liverpool in the race for Lemar - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to the Telegraph, Arsenal have been dealt a major blow in their pursuit for AS Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar, with Chelsea reportedly keen to procure his signature in January. Ma...
- Tue Dec 12 7:16 PM
They still have the significant matter of an FA Youth Cup tie against Sheffield Wednesday tomorrow night to come, but Arsenal U18s have been in excellent form towards the end of 2017, with Kwame Ampadu’s team having won five games in succession. There have been some superb performances from some...
- Tue Dec 12 5:57 PM
West Ham v Arsenal - Fascinating Facs Vitalfootball: West Ham: 12/12/2017 17:57:26 Wednesday night sees West Ham welcome Arsenal to the London Stadium for a Premier League fixture.
- Tue Dec 12 5:41 PM
West Ham v Arsenal - Managerial Talk Vitalfootball: West Ham: 12/12/2017 17:41:51 At his pre-match press conference, ahead of the visit of Arsenal, David Moyes spoke about the goalkeeping situation at West Ham.
- Tue Dec 12 5:29 PM
West Ham v Arsenal - Early Team-News Vitalfootball: West Ham: 12/12/2017 17:29:09 Just days after beating Chelsea at the London Stadium, West Ham host another London derby Premier League fixture.
- Tue Dec 12 4:31 PM
On January 1st, this blog will be 10 years old. I wish I could tell you a noble lie, that I started 7amkickoff so that I could develop a community of like-minded individuals, intellectuals who wanted to muse over how…
- Tue Dec 12 3:48 PM
Hammers boss David Moyes says that he is "really enjoying" working and coaching with his current squad of players - but insists that his players are going to have to "work very hard" to repeat their heroics of last weekend.
- Tue Dec 12 3:01 PM
Arsene Wenger insists that West Ham will be a far different proposition from the team beaten 5-1 at the Olympic Stadium last season.
- Tue Dec 12 1:58 PM
David Moyes says that he would be delighted if West Ham could score another early goal against Arsenal tomorrow night - as they did against Chelsea last weekend.
- Tue Dec 12 12:39 PM
Arsene Wenger says his Arsenal side will face a game against a "condifent and dangerous" West Ham at the Olympic Stadium tomorrow night.
- Tue Dec 12 12:26 PM
3-4-2-1: Moyes without these 4 West Ham stars for tough London Derby vs Arsenal; Team News & Predictions - originally posted on Sportslens.com West Ham vs Arsenal English Premier League 2017/18 13th December, 20:00 pm BST London Stadium, London Live Stream: Watch West Ham vs Arsenal live on BT Sp...
- Tue Dec 12 12:13 PM
says West Ham need to show the same desire and determination they did to beat Chelsea, when Arsenal visit the Olympic Stadium tomorrow night.
- Tue Dec 12 11:57 AM
Arsene Wenger says he wants Olivier Giroud
to stay and fight for his place at Arsenal - despite reports linking the French international with a loan move in January.
- Tue Dec 12 11:48 AM
Former Arsenal star and TV pundit Paul Merson believes West Ham can potentially upset the apple cart for a second time inside a week.
- Tue Dec 12 7:57 AM
After a disappointing away day at Southampton on Sunday, we don’t have long to wait to have the chance to put that right, with another game on the road. It’s West Ham at the Freebie Stadium tomorrow night, and Arsene Wenger has got some thinking to do about his team. We don’t know for sure … Th...
- Tue Dec 12 2:02 AM
London (AFP) – Olivier Giroud
came to Arsenal’s rescue against Southampton but it remains to be seen whether the striker has done enough to earn his first Premier League start of the season at West Ham United. The 31-year-old French international came off the bench for the 13th time in the league...
Three and in
- Mon Dec 11 7:15 PM
Juventus are keen on bringing Arsenal full-back Héctor Bellerín to Turin in the summer, according to reports in Italy. Bellerín has been one of Arsenal’s most consistent performers over the last four seasons, and despite not having his best year at the club, the Italian giants realise the Spaniar...
- Mon Dec 11 4:35 PM
I watched Man City demolish Manchester United at Old Trafford and I think it’s fair to say that I haven’t seen football like that since 2005 and honestly, I’ve never seen better football in my life than yesterday’s win by…
- Mon Dec 11 4:00 PM
Arsenal Draw FK Ostersunds Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 11/12/2017 16:00:10 The draw for the last 32 of the Europa League was made earlier this afternoon.
- Mon Dec 11 3:39 PM
Nyon (Switzerland) (AFP) – Arsenal’s hopes of Europa League glory will be tested in the last 32 by Swedish minnows Ostersunds, ironically coached by the only English manager left in European competition and founded in the same month Arsene Wenger took over the Gunners. In the draw made Monday, th...
- Mon Dec 11 1:24 PM
Former defender faces Wenger challenge Vitalfootball: York: 11/12/2017 13:24:00 Former York City defender Graham Potter will be coming directly up against Arsenal's Arsene Wenger in the Europa League.
- Mon Dec 11 12:05 PM
London (AFP) – The Football Association demanded answers from Manchester United and Manchester City on Monday following reports of ugly scenes that reportedly left City assistant coach Mikel Arteta
bloodied after a fracas. The Guardian newspaper said Arteta was left with blood streaming down his...
- Mon Dec 11 11:48 AM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. On today’s show we look back on the disappointing 1-1 draw with Southampton, and what was another careless opening from Arsenal. We discuss the lack of creativity, the Alexis Sanchez giveaway situation...
- Mon Dec 11 10:35 AM
London (AFP) – Manchester City assistant coach Mikel Arteta
was left with blood streaming down his face after a bust-up involving up to 20 players and members of staff following the Manchester derby, a report said on Monday. Media reports on Sunday said Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho bec...
- Mon Dec 11 8:45 AM
Giroud's Going Nowhere - Wenger Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 11/12/2017 08:45:01 Manager Arsene Wenger has stated that Olivier Giroud
will be going nowhere come the January window as he remains an important player for Arsenal.
- Mon Dec 11 8:32 AM
Arsenal are odds-on favourites to sign this Manchester United player in January - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are odds-on favourites to sign the out of favour Manchester United keeper Sergio Romero. Bookmakers believe that the Gunners are most likely to sign the Argentine in the n...
- Mon Dec 11 7:26 AM
Match report – Player ratings – By the numbers – Video Having started so disastrously last weekend against Man Utd, you would have hoped that Arsenal would ensure that – at the very least – they didn’t make any early mistakes against Southampton, but within three minutes we were behind. Per Merte...
- Mon Dec 11 7:00 AM
On This Day in Football: Battle of Britain, Arsenal play their first ever game - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1886, Arsenal played their first ever match as a football club, beating Eastern Wanderers 6-0. The Gunners were of course known as Dial Square back then after being...
- Mon Dec 11 1:31 AM
Southampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsene Wenger insists Olivier Giroud
will not leave Arsenal in January despite the France striker’s lack of starting opportunities. Giroud has yet to start a Premier League game this season, but he showed his value coming off the bench when he headed a late eq...