- Wed Aug 16 10:00 PM
Recent reported links between Arsenal and Valencia over the signing of Gabriel Paulista have been too easily dismissed by Arsenal supporters as it seems like
- Wed Aug 16 6:28 PM
There is an unspoken truth in the Premier League. That is that for all the crying and howling about “diving foreigners” English players are among
- Wed Aug 16 4:49 PM
Wenger Talks Team News Ahead Of Stoke Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 16/08/2017 16:30:47 Manager Arsene Wenger has given a team news update ahead of the weekend's clash against Stoke City.
- Wed Aug 16 4:33 PM
Wenger Firm On Alexis - Talks Transfers Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 16/08/2017 16:22:19 Manager Arsene Wenger has reiterated that Alexis Sanchez will be going nowhere this summer, and he's also been speaking about Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jack Wilshere and Lucas.
- Wed Aug 16 12:41 PM
Interesting that Arsenal have scored the most from headed goals since the start of 2006-7. Also 8 of the 11 teams that have scored the most headed goals have finish in the top 4. Since 2006-7 season. 1. Arsenal 132 2. Manchester United 130 3. Everton 128 Goals from headers in the PL-Interesting s...
- Wed Aug 16 12:09 PM
London (AFP) – Alexis Sanchez and Arsenal remain at an impasse over new contract talks, manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday. Wenger’s admission will only heighten speculation the 28-year-old Chile international forward will join Premier League rivals Manchester City. Sanchez, who played under...
- Wed Aug 16 12:05 PM
I like the Ox and I think if theres nothing else down for us this window he could be a good signing for us. Good work rate, good pace, good strength and a good all round player who can fill a lot of different roles in a team when the inevitable injurie
- Wed Aug 16 10:19 AM
Thought I would include our resident Spurs, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Everton etc supporters here as well. What signing did your club make who you thought would be a key player for years to come, or even maybe just a season - but didn't turn out well? For me, in recent times, it has to be Schn...
Bitter and Blue
- Wed Aug 16 8:47 AM
N’Zonzi wants to leave his current club, and City could be looking to take advantage of the opportunity Manchester City already have a lot of depth in the midfield position, but if a good option becomes available it would be stupid not to try and go for it. That’s what happening now with Steven N...
- Wed Aug 16 7:24 AM
Morning all, very interesting debate over yesterday’s post about the possible sale of Alex Oxade-Chamberlain to Chelsea. Thanks to all of you who chimed in with different views, and thanks to the vast majority of you who did so without resorting to name-calling or questioning my sanity. You know,...
- Tue Aug 15 4:42 PM
I’ve been working on my League prediction. I don’t just want to use my gut. I want to use a method, that can be refined,
- Tue Aug 15 3:14 PM
Quote from redindian on Aug 13, 2017 11:18:54 am I don't want us to become an Arsenal either where top 4 is the sky. Top 4 the sky?, no mate, it's the minimum. A minimum you can only match a few times a decade.
- Tue Aug 15 1:35 PM
Aston Villa target Arsenal midfielder, Terry criticised over Chelsea visits - originally posted on Sportslens.com Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce is hoping to sign Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere. The 25-year-old spent last season on loan at Bournemouth but, according to the Mirror, he has been tol...
- Tue Aug 15 10:38 AM
Arsenal midfielder Gedion Zelalem has started the long road to recovery from his anterior cruciate ligament injury. The 20-year-old suffered the blow while representing the United States at the U20 World Cup in May and was initially ruled out for around nine months. However, Zelalem appears to be...
- Tue Aug 15 8:25 AM
Chelsea Deal for Oxlade-Chamberlain Moving Closer Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/08/2017 07:46:31 Is the suggestion this morning!
- Tue Aug 15 7:34 AM
Morning. The big story of yesterday was the Evening Standard reporting that Arsenal were in negotiations with Chelsea over the sake of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
, with a reported £35m on offer for man who turns 24 today. It’s one that has certainly divided opinion. A poll on the Arseblog News story...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Tue Aug 15 7:00 AM
In today’s links: Keane’s expectations, issues with Ireland and the People’s Club Recently, the transfer news has dried up a bit, but it still feels like Everton have plenty of business to get done. All eyes should be on the upcoming Europa League match, but it grows more likely by the day that w...
Bitter and Blue
- Mon Aug 14 10:41 PM
After weeks of speculation, the offer is finally coming Manchester City will soon make a £60 million offer to sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sánchez according to Matt Law of the Telegraph, perhaps the most respected City journalist around. #mcfc to make £60m bid for #arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez,...
- Mon Aug 14 9:33 PM
Premier League 2 Derby County 2 (Gordon 25, Jakobsen 56) Arsenal 3 (Nelson 61, 65, Nketiah 80) Arsenal U23s came from two goals down to win 3-2 away to Derby County at St George’s Park tonight, with Eddie Nketiah scoring the decisive goal in an enthralling contest in the young Gunners’ first game...
- Mon Aug 14 7:20 PM
Juventus enter race to sign Arsenal midfielder in shock transfer swoop - originally posted on Sportslens.com Juventus have joined the race to sign Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere, according to sources in Italy. Wilshere remains well below the pecking order at the Emirates with Granit Xhaka and M...
- Mon Aug 14 4:19 PM
There’s a lot of transfer window left, but for now, let’s enjoy the shambolic defending. Meet the new Premier League. Same as the old Premier League. On Friday night, Arsenal welcomed the world and Leicester City to the Emirates stadium. Always obliging hosts, they laid on a feast of miserable de...
- Mon Aug 14 3:15 PM
Deportivo La Coruna have made a £10.9 million bid for wantaway forward, Lucas Perez as reported by Sky Sports’ Bryan Swanson. Lucas Perez's rep considers Deportivo's £10.9m offer "great deal." Says "Giving everything. Hopeful agreement can be reached." #AFC #SSN — Bryan Swanson (@skysports_bryan...
- Mon Aug 14 2:43 PM
Chelsea are confident that they will agree a £35 million deal to sign Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
from Arsenal according to the Evening Standard. The Blues have apparently been working on a £35 million deal for the Arsenal utility player. Although no fee has been agreed, Chelsea are becoming increa...
- Mon Aug 14 1:17 PM
In what could be one of the surprise signings of the summer, Spanish news outlet, Diario Gol, is reporting that Arsenal could make move for Marco Asensio. The 21-year-old sensation had a superb season with Real Madrid last year but it is understood that the Spanish under-21 international is loc...
- Mon Aug 14 12:15 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @Gunnerblog. The Premier League is back and we relive that extraordinary opening game on Friday night when we beat Leicester 4-3. We chat about the performance, the system, defensive mistakes, our serious firepower...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Mon Aug 14 7:37 AM
Let’s do that again! A recap of match day one: Arsenal won but was ropey as hell defensively. Chelsea had two red cards and lost at home to Burnley. Liverpool proved that they are already in mid-season form, dominating Watford for long stretches but giving up many high quality chances en route to...
- Mon Aug 14 7:32 AM
Having enjoyed the Premier League weekend until yesterday, I thought I would try and preserve that by not watching Sunday’s games. Given they featured Sp*rs and Man Utd that was not a difficult decision to make. I went to the seaside with the dog. I put the very end of the United game while I … ...
- Sun Aug 13 4:22 PM
Alex Lacazette scored with his second touch of the game, his first ever Arsenal shot, and put the Gunners ahead in the 2nd minute on
- Sun Aug 13 3:40 PM
Speaking after the match against Leicester, Arsene Wenger revealed that he offered Giroud a transfer this summer but the Frenchman refused to take it. Giroud
- Sun Aug 13 9:56 AM
Trio Talk Leicester Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 13/08/2017 09:38:46 Alexandre Lacazette, Mohamed Elneny and Grnit Xhaka have all been giving their thoughts following our Premier League opener against Leicester City.
- Sun Aug 13 9:56 AM
Giroud Targets Starts After Leicester Win Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 13/08/2017 09:40:30 Olivier Giroud
has said he was pleased to continue his record as a super sub as he found the net in the game against Leicester City on Friday evening
- Sun Aug 13 9:31 AM
Kolasinac Takes Welbeck Praise Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 13/08/2017 09:16:56 Sead Kolasinac has been reflecting on his Premier League debut and he came in for praise from Danny Welbeck
following his showing against Leicester City.
- Sun Aug 13 9:18 AM
Giroud Will Stay & Takes Wenger Praise Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 13/08/2017 09:12:47 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Olivier Giroud
wants to stay at Arsenal this season and he's hailed the impact he had in the win over Leicester City
- Sun Aug 13 8:58 AM
What an interesting first weekend of the Premier League we’ve had thus far. I enjoyed Match of the Day last night, even if they only showed really slim highlights of our game, and not just because Ian Wright called Wilfried Zaha ‘the new dangermouse‘. The first game up was Chelsea v Burnley, the...
- Sat Aug 12 9:58 PM
U18 Premier League Fulham 4 Arsenal 1 (Balogun) Arsenal U18s commenced the new season in frustrating fashion as they were beaten 4-1 away by Fulham at Motspur Park today. The young Gunners finished in second place in the U18 Premier League last season but on this evidence it is difficult to envis...
- Sat Aug 12 8:19 PM
Football isn’t for the weak. Nor for the timid. The shrivelling blossoms of the world should stay in their gardens. Quake on their stalks. Petals
- Sat Aug 12 3:02 PM
This six-goal thriller had a spectacular ending. Less than a day after Arsenal and Leicester City played out a seven-goal thriller with dramatic late goals, Watford FC and Liverpool matched them for drama. The Reds looked like they had a comeback win wrapped up, but Matias Britos came up with a d...
- Sat Aug 12 2:18 PM
Prague (AFP) – Despite conceding three goals against Leicester, goalkeeper Petr Cech
on Saturday hailed Arsenal’s “beautiful” come-from-behind 4-3 Premier League victory on Friday night. “Seven goals, fantastic comebacks, ” the 35-year-old Czech said on his website. “The season started with a bea...
- Sat Aug 12 12:12 PM
Arsenal 4-3 Leicester Do I have the strength to dust myself down and go at it for another year, with diminishing returns, or shall I just pack it all in? I ask myself this question every summer. But enough about this blog, because the season’s started, and it started with a bang, a crash, several...
- Sat Aug 12 8:23 AM
Match report – Player ratings – By the numbers – Video Oh Arsenal. Arsenal-y Arsenal Arsenal. Arsetastic, Arse-ariffic, Arsemungous, Arsetacular Arsenal. How I have missed you. Missed you like a pimple on the end of my nose but then sometimes popping the pimple is awesome and the pimple was well...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Sat Aug 12 6:41 AM
Blues need to find a striker. Where to turn? We kind of knew when he came on to the pitch, and we all but knew when he put a thunderous header in the back of the net to win the season opener for Arsenal . It was confirmed after the game. Arsene Wenger confirms that Olivier Giroud
will stay this...
- Sat Aug 12 1:37 AM
London (AFP) – Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expressed “relief” over Olivier Giroud
’s decision to stay after the France striker earned his side a breathless 4-3 win against Leicester City. Giroud came off the bench with Arsenal trailing 3-2 in Friday’s Premier League curtain-raiser at the Emirate...