- Tue May 15 9:25 PM
Blow for Chelsea as Arsenal hold talks with major transfer target; deal would follow managerial appointment - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are leading the race to sign Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri. The club’s Director of Football, Raul Sanllehi, has held talks with the represe...
- Tue May 15 8:51 PM
Buvac getting an approach from Arsenal seems to have been his undoing. Probably won’t get back with Klopp after betraying him like he did, and of all the coaches being listed to take over at Arse, Buvac hasn’t really had a mention has he !
- Tue May 15 7:57 PM
believes that Arsenal’s next manager will struggle to emulate Arsene Wenger’s ‘rare’ endurance at the helm of the north-Londoners, a position which the influential Frenchman manned for 22 illustrious years through triumph and tribulation. Wenger, 68, conducted his final game for the Gun...
- Tue May 15 7:05 PM
England manager Gareth Southgate shortlisted his 23-man World Cup squad on Tuesday morning and it’s arisen that Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere
– according to a report published by The Telegraph – has failed to make the former Middlesbrough captain’s final cut for this summer’s tournament, a rev...
- Tue May 15 5:00 PM
Tottenham are interested in signing Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina, according to reports in France. A former France youth international, Lemina joined Southampton from Juventus last summer following spells with Lorient and Marseille. The 24-year-old, who is now a full Gabon international, dr...
- Tue May 15 4:09 PM
Welcome to summer. I know it’s summer because I’ve had to sleep with the window open the last two nights. And this morning when I woke up, there was a crispness to the air; it was cool and overcast, like…
- Tue May 15 1:33 PM
As we’re in the middle of one of Arsenal’s key periods in modern history, lots of names have been thrown into the mix as to who will be in the Emirates’s dugout come august. Löw, Nagelsmann, Tuchel, Tedesco, Jardim, Rodgers, Ancelotti, Enrique, Henry, Vieira, Fonseca, Arteta and Allegri have all...
- Tue May 15 11:13 AM
It was a memorable campaign for Arsenal’s youngsters as the U23s won the Premier League 2 title, while a host of prospects received first-team game time, especially in the cup competitions. Here’s an assessment of some of the club’s best performing youngsters this campaign. BIGGEST FIRST-TEAM IMP...
- Tue May 15 9:39 AM
As has now become tradition, when the season ends I do a squad assessment type post giving the players a rating based on their performances etc. I’m using the grading system we have in school where A is the best, obviously, D is a passing grade, and anything below that a fail. I’m trying to …
- Tue May 15 8:39 AM
Former Liverpool star Jamie Redknapp urges Jack Wilshere
to leave Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Liverpool star Jamie Redknapp has urged Jack Wilshere
to follow in the footsteps of former team-mate Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and leave Arsenal. Wilshere was once heralded as a fu...
- Mon May 14 5:34 PM
Berlin (AFP) – Germany internationals Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan, both of Turkish origin, were accused Monday of having been “manipulated” after posing for photos with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “Football and the DFB (German football federation) defend values which are not fully...
- Mon May 14 12:23 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. Arsene Wenger took charge of his final game as Arsenal manager yesterday, a 1-0 win over Huddersfield which is discussed briefly, but the main chat is about the occasion, and the fact that the manager...
- Mon May 14 12:15 PM
Arsenal eyeing bargain deal for three time PL winner; West Ham must act quickly - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are looking to bolster their central defensive options in the summer transfer window, and they have identified targets already. The Express reports that the Gunners are ey...
- Mon May 14 6:57 AM
England U17s continued their quest to win the European Championship as they secured a 2-0 victory over Norway to reach the semi-finals. Arsenal’s Xavier Amaechi, who has been one of the tournament’s outstanding performers, was on the scoresheet along with free agent Bobby Duncan. Two other Arsena...
- Mon May 14 6:39 AM
Match report – Player ratings – Video In some ways the result was the least important part of the day, but Arsene Wenger will, I’m sure, be glad that his final game for the club ended with victory. For him, the most important game has always been the next one and now, for the first …
- Mon May 14 6:05 AM
Arsenal legend returns to club and will coach U-23 side - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal star Freddie Ljungberg has rejoined the club and will coach the clubs U-23 side. Ljungberg joined the Gunners from Halmstad in 1998 and was one of the club’s most successful players during...
- Mon May 14 12:49 AM
Rome (AFP) – Massimiliano Allegri on Sunday brushed aside speculation he is set for a move to English Premier league giants Arsenal after leading Juventus to a seventh straight Serie A title. “If they don’t fire me, then I think I’m staying at Juventus next year too, ” Allegri said after a goalle...
- Sun May 13 8:05 PM
Huddersfield (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsene Wenger admitted it was hard to keep his emotions in check as the Arsenal manager brought the curtain down on his 22-year reign with a 1-0 win at Huddersfield on Sunday. After 7, 895 days and 1, 235 games, it was ‘au revoir’ to Wenger as the Frenchman t...
- Sun May 13 7:32 PM
A lot of sides changing managers in the summer Man City - Pep Man Utd - Jose Tottenham - Poch Liverpool - Klopp Chelsea - ? Arsenal - ? Burnley - Dyche Everton - Big Sam/? Leicester - Puel/? Newcastle - Rafa/? Palace - Hodgson/? Bournemouth- Howe West Ham - ? Watford - Gracia/? Brighton - Houghto...
- Sun May 13 3:38 PM
Arsene Wenger Final Pre-Match Press Conference (Huddersfield) Huddersfield great chance from corner, Ospina covers Mustafi injury Huddersfield fans pay tribute to Arsene Wenger in 22nd minute Big chance for Kolasinac Questionable offside call Mkhitarya chance after Auba dummy The post Huddersfiel...
- Sun May 13 1:31 PM
Arsene Wenger makes prediction which will frighten Tottenham fans - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsene Wenger has suggested that there could come a point where Tottenham will have to sell Harry Kane. Kane is one of the best strikers in world football and has finished and has won the Premi...
- Sun May 13 6:57 AM
Seaman, Dixon, Bould, Adams, Keown, Winterburn, Vieira, Platt, Merson, Hartson, Wright Subs: Lukic, Linighan, Morrow, Shaw, Parlour Arsene Wenger’s team for his first game in charge in October 1996. Fast forward (slow forward?) to now, and today’s line-up will also become a pub quiz question. I’m...
- Sat May 12 9:18 AM
Wenger embraced humanity within a soccer world that gave him every ability not to. When Bob Wilson was introducing Wenger after Arsenal ’s match against Burnley to say his goodbyes to the fans, he noted Wenger’s achievements, especially in leading the only unbeaten team in Premier League history....
- Sat May 12 8:22 AM
Morning all. I’m sitting here with a very energetic and very mischievous puppy at my feet so writing is something of a challenge. Having already dug up half the garden, she is now in the process of chewing anything, and I mean anything, that she feels like chewing. Tables, cables, a basket, my fo...
- Sat May 12 6:00 AM
Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal farewell to be ruined by one thing - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal travel to the John Smith’s Stadium to face Huddersfield Town in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. It will be manager Arsene Wenger’s final match before he steps down and could be a trick...
- Fri May 11 5:19 PM
Arsenal have suspended U23 coaches Steve Gatting and Carl Laraman over accusations of bullying. The pair, who helped Arsenal’s youngsters to win the Premier League 2 title this season, weren’t in the dugout for the Premier League International Cup final this week, with U18s coach Kwame Ampadu tak...
- Fri May 11 3:05 PM
The 2017/18 season was not exactly a great campaign for Arsenal fans. The Gunners did reach the final of the League Cup and the Europa League semis. Ultimately, they finish the season with no trophies. Unless we are counting the Community Shield, we still have their worst league position in over...
- Fri May 11 12:24 PM
Wenger urges successor to respect Arsenal club values - originally posted on Sportslens.com Outgoing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has encouraged his successor to ”respect the values” of the club. The Frenchman announced last month that he would be stepping down from his role as manager of the cl...
- Fri May 11 11:32 AM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger predicts a European super league will be introduced over the next few years, leading to major changes for the Premier League. The outgoing Arsenal boss believes Europe’s elite clubs will fight for the introduction of a continental, weekend league to challenge the succ...
- Fri May 11 7:04 AM
“I have some work to do in France on Monday and Tuesday and after I will come back and clear my office. And that will be it. After, I don’t know.” – Arsene Wenger 10.05.2018. In all the sentiment of the manager’s departure, that line from yesterday’s press conference really hit me yesterday. We’v...
- Fri May 11 6:52 AM
" Arsene Wenger believes that the Premier League will soon lose its supremacy to a European super league. Looking back at his 22-year reign as Arsenal manager, Wenger predicted the imminent rise of a new European league, saying “it will happen and Wenger: European super league inevitable, domesti...
- Fri May 11 6:23 AM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. This is a bit of a strange one: the last ever Arsecast with Arsene Wenger as manager. He’s been a constant throughout the lifetime of this show, so I chat with James from Gunnerblog about that, this long goodbye we’ve had with him,...
|I met once with [Wenger], and little else. I respect him a lot, but no matter how much info he gave me, I had to change things,
I met once with [Wenger], and little else. I respect him a lot, but no matter how much info he gave me, I had to change things,
Emery told Marca .
We are in a process. It will work for one game, but then not for another,
Before Wenger arrived, Arsenal celebrated winning 1-0 and were based on defensive solidity,