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Gooner Talk - Sun Sep 17 5:40 PM
Arsenal played out a dull 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge in a crunch London derby. The Gunners needed a positive result in this game and stopping the champions from scoring at their home turf is quite an achievement. Chelsea were brought down to 10 men in the closing stages with too little time for...
Vital Football - Sun Sep 17 5:16 PM
Chelsea 0 Arsenal 0 - Views from the Bench Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/09/2017 17:04:07 In what was an entertaining game that lacked goals, the spoils were shared at Stamford Bridge this afternoon.
Vital Football - Sun Sep 17 5:16 PM
Chelsea 0 Arsenal 0 - Post-Match Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/09/2017 16:56:17 Following the 0-0 draw, against Arsenal this afternoon, we`ve dug into the record and form books to bring you a few fascinating facts.
Vital Football - Sun Sep 17 4:51 PM
Chelsea 0 Arsenal 0 Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/09/2017 16:40:35 David Luiz sees red as Chelsea find it hard to break down a resilient Arsenal side.
EPL Talk - Sun Sep 17 4:51 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea defender David Luiz was sent off for an ugly foul on Sead Kolasinac as Arsenal finally emerged unscathed from a trip to Chelsea with a 0-0 draw against the champions on Sunday. The Brazilian saw red in the closing minutes at Stamford Bridge and he could have no complaints a...
Arsenalist - Sun Sep 17 3:27 PM
Welbeck chance from Bellerin cross Lacazeette chance Arsenal chance Huge save by Cech on Pedro HUGE Arsenal chance for Rammsey/Lacazette Kolasinac great run Gotta love backheels that get you out of trouble Mustafi goal disallowed for offside Cech save on Hazard’s hard shot Elneny booked David Lui...
Vital Football - Sun Sep 17 12:44 PM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/09/2017 12:30:41 Chelsea and Arsenal meet this afternoon, in a Premier League fixture.
Arseblog - Sun Sep 17 12:35 PM
Join us this afternoon for live blog coverage of the Premier League clash against Chelsea, kick-off 13.30. Live blog is 100% free to follow on your computer or mobile device and gives you real time text commentary from the match. You can switch between the main theme and the mobile theme at the b...
Chelsea Daft - Sun Sep 17 12:24 PM
Chelsea take on Arsenal at Stamford Bridge this afternoon and this early in the season both teams cannot afford to drop points. It's imperative that Chelsea keep up with the pace of Manchester City. Chelsea head into the game with just new signing Danny Drinkwater ruled out with a muscular probl...
SBNation - Sun Sep 17 10:28 AM
One of the fiercest rivalries in England renews on Sunday. The highlight match of the weekend in the English Premier League also features one of the most intense rivalries in the league in the last decade, with Chelsea set to host Arsenal in a London derby. Arsenal have the all-time edge in wins...
Vital Football - Sun Sep 17 9:38 AM
Match Day Moments - Arsenal (h) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/09/2017 09:30:22 This lunch-time, Chelsea welcome Arsenal, to Stamford Bridge, for a Premier League fixture.
Vital Football - Sun Sep 17 9:21 AM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Follow On Twitter - 17-9-17 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 17/09/2017 09:10:29 Arsenal go to Stamford Bridge as the visitors to Chelsea today, this will be a 1:30pm kick-off.
Arseblog - Sun Sep 17 9:15 AM
It’s Chelsea away today, and this is a game which could have a big impact on the early part of our season. A win would put us level with them on points, ahead of Sp*rs, and possibly into the top four. Another defeat against a big side on the road would just add salt to … The post Arsenal have...
7am kickoff - Sat Sep 16 10:44 PM
Pep Guardiola once said that formations were “just numbers: phone numbers” by which he meant that it’s much more important to execute a plan on the pitch which moves the ball forward, creates big chances for your team, and which…
Arsenal Youth - Sat Sep 16 9:27 PM
U18 Premier League Cup Manchester United 4 (Burkart, Bughail-Mellor, Gomes (2) Arsenal 3 (Saka, Smith Rowe, Olayinka) Arsenal’s first fixture in the U18 Premier League Cup proved to be eventful for the wrong reasons as they surrendered a three-goal lead to lose 4-3 away to Manchester United. The...
LFC Reds - Sat Sep 16 6:58 PM
Quote from 7-King Kenny-7 on Today at 04:54:59 pm Remind me again, why did we sign him? He's been more use on the bench than when he has had his brief spells on the pitch. Been asking that myself. Seems like
EPL Talk - Sat Sep 16 3:00 PM
After a shaky start to their Europa League campaign, which included an hour long delay to the start of the match, the Gunners comfortably pushed aside FC Köln 3-1. The setback to the starting time of the game was due to crowd issues outside of the Emirates Stadium. While conflicting reports surfa...
Gooner Talk - Sat Sep 16 2:47 PM
Arsenal face their nemesis notorious on Sunday as Wenger’s men look to put a stuttering campaign back on track after back to back victories. There are so many variables to consider and so much to think about for Arsene Wenger before selecting his starting lineup for Sunday. The Gunners may not ha...
Arseblog - Sat Sep 16 9:17 AM
Morning, a very quick Saturday round-up for you. I went to see IT last night, and I really hate clowns. This film did nothing to alleviate that in any way. So much for the tagline of the movie ‘This will make you love clowns, honestly’. Maybe that wasn’t it, in fairness. The only thing I … The...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 16 8:20 AM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Early Team-News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/09/2017 08:10:31 The big London derby is almost upon us and we`ve managed to gather together some early team-news.
LFC Reds - Sat Sep 16 8:13 AM
Was not sure if this has been posted/discussed before. Look at Mane blocking the Arsenal defenders so that Salah can speed away. Genius, this man. https://youtu.be/WsdSpnWLEUI
Vital Football - Sat Sep 16 8:07 AM
Just How Dominant Are Chelsea Against Arsenal at t Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/09/2017 07:58:05 Read on to find out the truth!
Vital Football - Sat Sep 16 8:07 AM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/09/2017 07:56:00 Delving into the record books, we`ve uncovered the following that may, or may not, interest you.
Vital Football - Sat Sep 16 8:07 AM
Chelsea vs Arsenal: Who I Would Select to Start Up Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/09/2017 07:51:58 Ajai Alex has his say.
EPL Talk - Sat Sep 16 2:08 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte has challenged Chelsea to avenge last season’s FA Cup final heartache when they face title rivals Arsenal on Sunday. Conte’s team were denied a memorable Premier League and FA Cup double after the champions crashed to a 2-1 defeat against Arsenal at Wembley in May. W...
Arseblog - Fri Sep 15 11:16 PM
Marvellous scenes last evening as 20, 000 fans from Cologne descended on London and proceeded to get off at the wrong stop, having to walk several miles to the ground. We’ve all been there after one Negroni too many. They were exceedingly high-spirited, singing lustily. Cologne has a population r...
Arsenal Youth - Fri Sep 15 11:09 PM
Premier League 2 Arsenal 1 (Johnson o.g. 32) Leicester City 0 By Jeorge Bird @ Meadow Park, Borehamwood Calum Chambers impressed, playing 73 minutes on his return from injury, as Arsenal U23s continued their encouraging start to the season with a 1-0 victory at home to Leicester City tonight. The...
Soccerlens - Fri Sep 15 8:00 PM
Arsenal must emulate Manchester United, says former Gunners striker - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal began their UEFA Europa League campaign on Thursday by beating Bundesliga side FC Köln 3-1 at the Emirates. The Gunners were 1-0 down at half-time but managed to secure a comeback aft...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 7:43 PM
London (AFP) – Cologne criticised security arrangements at Arsenal on Friday after both clubs were charged by UEFA following chaotic scenes that marred their Europa League clash at the Emirates Stadium. Visiting supporters were issued with around 3, 000 tickets for Thursday’s Group H match but ab...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 7:12 PM
London (AFP) – European football chiefs charged Arsenal and Cologne on Friday after vast numbers of away fans gained access to the home sections of Emirates Stadium, sparking chaotic scenes that marred the Europa League clash. Visiting supporters were issued with 3, 000 tickets but around 20, 000...
7am kickoff - Fri Sep 15 6:15 PM
20, 000 Köln fans marched through the streets of London, fueled by ale and lager, chanting and singing. They started in Oxford Circus where they snarled traffic, throwing bottles, and aggravating booji shoppers trying to get into Forever 21. There they boarded public transit and made the 25 minut...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 15 5:45 PM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 17:28:35 It`s a big London derby this Sunday lunch-time with Chelsea entertaining Arsenal.
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 5:25 PM
Paris (AFP) – Former Arsenal star Emmanuel Petit insists Arsene Wenger is still the right man to lead the Gunners but believes this season could be make or break for his old boss, he told AFP on Friday. “Arsene is in the most difficult year of his career because of the lack of trophies, ” said Pe...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 15 4:49 PM
Wenger Reflects On Cologne Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 15/09/2017 16:34:37 There were a number of talking points from the Europa League tie in midweek against Cologne and Arsene Wenger covered them in his post game press conference.
Vital Football - Fri Sep 15 4:30 PM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Conte`s Pre-Match Press Confer Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 16:20:22 This Sunday we`ll witness a classic London derby with Chelsea taking on Arsenal, at Stamford Bridge.
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 4:10 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte has warned his Chelsea stars to keep their cool as they bid to avoid more red card misery against Arsenal on Sunday. Conte’s side have lost their past two meetings with Arsenal in the FA Cup final and the Community Shield after having a player sent off in each encount...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 3:58 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte says Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Arsenal should go ahead on Sunday despite an explosive device being detonated on a tube train near the club’s west London stadium. At least 22 people were injured after a bomb exploded on a packed London Underground train durin...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 15 1:51 PM
We`re a Damn Confident Lot at Vital Chelsea Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 13:35:17 It's hardly worth Arsenal turning up!
Vital Football - Fri Sep 15 1:02 PM
Is This Hazard's Last Season with Chelsea? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 12:45:05 As we await the big-match against Arsenal this Sunday, it has been interesting this week monitoring our thoughts relating to the long-term future of Eden Hazard.
Arseblog - Fri Sep 15 12:52 PM
On this week’s show I have three guests to discuss our Europa League debut, in terms of what happened on and off the pitch. First up James from Gunnerblog gives us his press box perspective on the pre-gqme shenanigans, then I chat to Cologne based journalist Archie Rhind-Tutt about things from th...
Soccerlens - Fri Sep 15 12:28 PM
Odds update: Cech backs Arsenal to beat Chelsea, recent record suggests otherwise - originally posted on Sportslens.com Petr Cech believes Arsenal can win at Chelsea on Sunday, but recent history suggests the home side are an outstanding bet this weekend. Arsenal haven’t beaten Chelsea at Stamfor...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 12:20 PM
London (AFP) – European football chiefs charged Arsenal and Cologne on Friday after vast numbers of away fans gained access to the home sections of Emirates Stadium, sparking chaotic scenes that marred the Europa League clash. Visiting fans were issued with 3, 000 tickets but around 20, 000 fans...
The Tomkins Times - Fri Sep 15 11:42 AM
This was one of the strangest transfers during the summer window: it has long been rumoured that Liverpool were interested in Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, but as the window entered its climax phase, the strongest rumour was that Arsenal had accepted a bid from Chelsea, and it seemed a formality he wo...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 11:07 AM
London (AFP) – Arsenal said Friday they were investigating how vast numbers of away fans gained access to the home sections of Emirates Stadium for their clash with Cologne, sparking ugly scenes that marred the Europa League clash. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he had been preparing for a po...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 10:50 AM
London (AFP) – Arsenal said Friday they were investigating how vast numbers of away fans gained access to the home sections of Emirates Stadium for their clash with Cologne, sparking ugly scenes that marred the Europa League clash. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he had been preparing for a po...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 10:15 AM
London (AFP) – Arsenal will investigate how vast numbers of Cologne supporters gained access to the home sections of the Emirates Stadium for Thursday’s Europa League match, sparking crowd trouble. The Group H opener, which Arsenal won 3-1, was delayed by an hour as ticketless Cologne fans sought...
Soccerlens - Fri Sep 15 8:23 AM
Former Arsenal and Everton defender blasts Michael Keane, insists he should be dropped - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal and Everton defender Martin Keown has blasted Michael Keane and says he should be dropped from the Toffees’ starting eleven. The £30 million summer signing f...
Arseblog - Fri Sep 15 8:10 AM
Match report – Player ratings – By the numbers – Video Well, we did say the Europa League was different, but I’m not sure anybody quite expected what we saw last night. I guess we have to divide it into two parts: the match itself and then the kick-off delay and what happened inside and … The p...
Red Rants - Fri Sep 15 8:00 AM
Mesut Ozil is ready to leave Arsenal on a free transfer when his contract expires next summer to reunite with Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, according to reports in Germany. The 2014 World Cup winner is in the final 12… Continue Reading →
Vital Football - Fri Sep 15 7:17 AM
Chelsea vs Arsenal Score Predictions Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 06:59:35 There's surely only one outcome in this game, and it's not going Arsenal's way
LFC Reds - Fri Sep 15 5:18 AM
Good to see the Emirates get invaded by the Germans last night and show them cockney gobshites what an actual atmosphere is all about.
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 15 1:40 AM
London (AFP) – Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger revealed he was contemplating a re-arranged fixture after the Gunners beat Cologne 3-1 in a Europa League opener marred by crowd trouble at the Emirates Stadium on Thursday. The Group H fixture kicked off an hour late following chaotic scenes inside an...
EPL Talk - Thu Sep 14 11:20 PM
Paris (AFP) – Alexis Sanchez scored a stunning goal as Arsenal came from behind to beat Cologne 3-1 in a Europa League clash on Thursday that was delayed for an hour due to crowd trouble. Kick-off in the Group H opener at the Emirates Stadium was put back until 9:05pm local time (2005 GMT) in the...
EPL Talk - Thu Sep 14 10:30 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal’s Europa League encounter with Cologne finally got underway an hour late on Thursday despite police making arrests after dealing with “disorder” at the Emirates Stadium as German fans occupied home sections of the ground. Thousands of ticketless supporters of German club Co...
Arsenalist - Thu Sep 14 10:21 PM
Arsene Wenger and Olivier Giroud Pre-Cologne Press Conference Cologne goal 0-1 The post Arsenal vs Cologne Highlights appeared first on Arsenalist .
EPL Talk - Thu Sep 14 10:18 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal’s Europa League encounter with Cologne finally got underway an hour late on Thursday despite police dealing with “disorder” at the Emirates Stadium as German fans occupied home sections of the ground. Thousands of ticketless supporters of German club Cologne arrived at the...
EPL Talk - Thu Sep 14 9:09 PM
London (AFP) – Police said they were dealing with “disorder” at the Emirates Stadium after kick-off in the Europa League match between Arsenal and Cologne in London had been delayed by an hour in the interests of “crowd safety”. Thousands of ticketless fans of the German club arrived at the Emira...
EPL Talk - Thu Sep 14 7:55 PM
London (AFP) – Kick-off in the Europa League match between Arsenal and Cologne at the Emirates Stadium in London on Thursday has been delayed by an hour in the interests of “crowd safety”, the Premier League club announced. Thousands of ticketless fans of German club Cologne arrived at the Emirat...
Vital Football - Thu Sep 14 7:30 PM
Arsenal v Cologne - Team Sheets - 14-9-17 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 14/09/2017 19:05:05 Arsenal are at the Emirates Stadium with Cologne the visitors for the latest Europa League game.
7am kickoff - Thu Sep 14 7:27 PM
It has started. I already got my first “banta” email. Sent to me by a friend from Wales who supports Man U. It’s titled “what do Arsenal supporters do on Champions League nights?” And of course it’s a gif that shows we do nothing. Ha ha, very funny. Except also weird. Arsenal have been in…
Arseblog - Thu Sep 14 7:10 PM
Join us this evening for live blog coverage of the Europa League clash against Cologne, kick-off 20.05. Live blog is 100% free to follow on your computer or mobile device and gives you real time text commentary from the match. You can switch between the main theme and the mobile theme at the bott...
Vital Football - Thu Sep 14 2:24 PM
Arsenal v Cologne - Follow On Twitter - 14-9-17 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 14/09/2017 14:14:40 Arsenal are at the Emirates Stadium with Cologne the visitors today, this will be an 8:05pm kick-off.
EPL Talk - Thu Sep 14 1:37 PM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Arsenal vs. Cologne, you’ve come to the right place. For the first time since 1997 there is no Champions League soccer to start the season at Arsenal. The Gunners will instead face Cologne in their first game in the Europa League. Game: Arsenal vs. C...
RedCafe.net - Thu Sep 14 12:37 PM
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says Europa League glory is not the best way to return to Champions League Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted he does not view the Europa League as an avenue by which to qualify for the Champions League. After missing out on reaching Europe's Click to expand Ars...
Soccerlens - Thu Sep 14 12:36 PM
3-4-2-1 v Chelsea: Wenger without these 2 Arsenal first team players for the derby; Team News, Stats and Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea vs ArsenalEnglish Premier League 2017/1817th September, 13:30 pm BSTStamford Bridge, London Chelsea vs Arsenal Preview Chelsea h...
Vital Football - Thu Sep 14 9:48 AM
The Arsenal Injury Bench News 14/09/2017 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 14/09/2017 09:28:20 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Arsenal FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
Vital Football - Thu Sep 14 9:26 AM
Officials - Chelsea v Arsenal (17/9/17) Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 14/09/2017 09:16:20 The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Chelsea and Arsenal this Sunday.
Vital Football - Thu Sep 14 7:59 AM
Chelsea Starting XI vs. Arsenal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 14/09/2017 07:24:05 It's getting harder to predict what Antonio Conte will do
Arseblog - Thu Sep 14 7:29 AM
It’s Europa League action tonight. Something of a first too. We’ve never played in this competition before so it’s all new and different and on Thursdays. With a big Premier League game against Chelsea on Sunday, the manager is – to use an old Irish saying – going to rotate the shite out of his ...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 14 7:00 AM
In today’s links: positive Klaassen, Jags in Europe and a lookback at 2015’s EFC It is officially match day! Get out the kit. Slave through your work day. Set your Europa League fantasy lineups. Is that a thing? Who cares. Everton have a match today, and things are going to be better than they ar...
EPL Talk - Wed Sep 13 6:10 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud admitted on Wednesday that he came close to leaving the club in the close season before deciding to stay because his “story is not over”. The France international has fallen behind club-record signing and compatriot Alexandre Lacazette in the pecking...
Arseblog - Wed Sep 13 6:00 PM
It’s been 5 months since Arsenal adopted the en vogue 3-4-2-1 formation, switching to three central defenders for the first time since the manager’s maiden season. Wenger was adamant during pre-season that the team would adopt this shape again for the outset of the current campaign and he used it...
7am kickoff - Wed Sep 13 4:20 PM
By Jonathan Blaustein I went for a long run yesterday, as it’s one of the few chances I get to let my mind wander. It’s a great feeling, that freedom of mental movement, and it’s hard to come by these days. Most of us are accounted for, at all times, whether we’re working, cooking, Tweeting, …
Arsenal Youth - Wed Sep 13 2:30 PM
Arsenal have updated their Europa League squad, with Julio Pleguezuelo amongst the players now eligible to play for the club in the competition. Jordi Osei-Tutu, Gedion Zelalem, Vlad Dragomir, Yassin Fortune, Emile Smith Rowe and Nathan Tormey have also been added. Pleguezuelo trained with the fi...
Arseblog - Wed Sep 13 7:28 AM
There was some strange competition on the TV last night. Some thing called the ‘Champions League’. Can’t say I’ve ever heard of it. It’s supposedly a league for champions, but from what I could see many of those teams were not champions at all. What a complete swizz, these people are taking the m...
Soccerlens - Wed Sep 13 7:00 AM
On This Day in Football: Pato stuns Camp Nou, Arsenal field World XI - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 2011, Alexandre Pato stunned the crowd at the Nou Camp by scoring inside 25 seconds in AC Milan’s UEFA Champions League group stage match against Barcelona. The Brazilian rece...
EPL Talk - Wed Sep 13 3:22 AM
London (AFP) – Premier League giants Arsenal make their Europa League bow this week, slipping into the continent’s second-string competition after nearly two decades in the Champions League, with AC Milan also injecting star quality. Arsene Wenger’s men, fifth in the Premier League last season —...
With more freedom and less inhibition we could have won this game with one or two goal difference, said Wenger after the game. But it was important not to lose today and you could see that, in the last 20 minutes, we played with that in our mind.
Soccernet - 6:44 PM
It was excessive force, yes. I think Kolasinac was not completely on his feet, Wenger said.
Daily Mail - 5:55 PM
It was about mentality and a response from our last away game. We could have won it. It was an intense game, Wenger said.
EPL Talk - 4:51 PM
I felt that was a game with intensity, with two teams going for it, battles all over the pitch, and we responded well, Wenger said. I like when the team shows that kind of response. With a bit more freedom we could have won this game with one or two goals difference, but it was imp...
Soccernet - 4:51 PM