- Mon Jun 18 8:02 PM
Deal agreed for 26-yr-old, Arsenal will confirm their second signing tomorrow - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have agreed a deal to sign the German keeper Bernd Leno this summer. As per the reports from Germany, the deal will be confirmed tomorrow and Leno will be presented as an Ar...
- Mon Jun 18 7:25 PM
Report: Arsenal receive boost in pursuit of French star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal manager Unai Emery is looking to sign Steven N’Zonzi from Sevilla as he looks to rebuild the Gunners as a giant of English football. N’Zonzi has previously worked with Emery while the Spaniard wa...
- Mon Jun 18 7:25 PM
Done deal: Arsenal transfer confirmed for 20-year-old defender after successful trial at Bolton - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chiori Johnson’s transfer from Arsenal has been confirmed by Bolton Wanderers after he passed a successful trial. The 20-year-old was on his way out of the Emirate...
- Mon Jun 18 7:14 PM
Arsenal target set to undergo his medical in Russia, will join after World Cup - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are set to sign Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria this summer. According to the reliable Italian Journalist Fabrizio Romano, the Uruguayan will undergo his medical with the Gun...
- Mon Jun 18 6:25 PM
Arsenal transfer for 26-year-old ‘looks increasingly likely’ after meeting with manager - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to the Mirror, an Arsenal transfer for Jack Wilshere ‘looks increasingly likely’ after his meeting with manager Unai Emery. The new Gunners boss reportedly told...
- Mon Jun 18 4:43 PM
I have to admit that I have watched some World Cup games. And they have been pretty good. Politically, I don’t want to watch the games: the tournament was awarded to Russia after one of the most openly corrupt processes…
- Mon Jun 18 2:46 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. The World Cup is underway and that’s the main focus of today’s podcast, but with a close look at the Arsenal players taking part and how things are going for them. We discuss the use of VAR, and the ne...
- Mon Jun 18 11:34 AM
An Arsenal U21 side will compete in the Checkatrade Trophy from next season in another change for the academy setup. The club had previously turned down the opportunity to participate in the tournament in previous campaigns but new academy manager Per Mertesacker
feels that Arsenal’s involvement...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Mon Jun 18 8:04 AM
Nothing new on the transfer front for the Blues Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours It’s a big day for Jordan Pickford as England play their first game of the 2018 World Cup with the goalkeeper expected to start as the Three Lions take on Tunisia. The Everton goalie is already looking for...
- Mon Jun 18 6:22 AM
In the months leading up to the announcement of Arsene Wenger’s departure, German manager Joachim Low was one of the names being floated as a potential successor. He was never anywhere near the top of my list, and after watching Germany get beaten by Mexico yesterday, I’m double glad we went in a...
- Sun Jun 17 2:27 PM
According to a report published by Mirror, Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere
will allegedly leave the Emirates indefinitely in the summer, after supposedly being informed by the club’s new head coach, Unai Emery, that he is no longer subject to requirement at an indispensable capacity. Wilshere’s current c...
- Sun Jun 17 12:35 PM
Ahead of Germany’s opening Group F fixture against Mexico at the 2018 World Cup on Sunday, Julian Draxler has tipped Arsenal’s under fire playmaker Mesut Ozil to impress on the planet’s biggest stage, after being hit with a barrage of criticisms recently both in England and his homeland. Ozil’s a...
- Sun Jun 17 8:34 AM
Morning, a quick Sunday round-up for you, but there’s almost nothing Arsenal related to round-up so it’s World Cup all the way really. There was Arsenal interest last night with Alex Iwobi starting for Nigeria against Croatia, but unfortunately he and his country had a poor night, losing 2-0 in t...
- Sat Jun 16 8:43 AM
Look, let me be very clear from the start here. I know regular readers will understand this perfectly well as I have clarified my position on this more than once, however, just for anyone who might be stumbling across the blog for the first time, or for those who have not been paying attention: I...
- Sat Jun 16 6:55 AM
Arsenal suffer ‘unexpected turnaround’, midfielder ‘will sign for PSG’ - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to RMC Sport, Yacine Adli has rejected Arsenal and ‘will sign for Paris Saint-Germain’ instead this summer, thanks to the intervention of Sports Director Antero Henrique. The Gun...
- Sat Jun 16 5:27 AM
Stewart Robson makes plea to Manchester United star Paul Pogba - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal midfielder Stewart Robson believes that Paul Pogba should remain at Manchester United. The French international has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford this summer. This...
- Fri Jun 15 9:33 PM
Done deal: Arsenal transfer agreed for 19-year-old, shirt number revealed - originally posted on Sportslens.com Yassin Fortune’s transfer from Arsenal to FC Sion has been agreed. Sion confirmed they had sign a four-year deal for the 19-year-old and revealed he will wear the number 25 shirt. Fortu...
- Fri Jun 15 5:18 PM
'Important' midfielder agrees long-term deal with Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have confirmed their midfielder Granit Xhaka has signed a new long-term contract to extend his stay at the Emirates Stadium. The 25 year old was signed by former Gunners manager Arsene Wenger f...
- Fri Jun 15 3:49 PM
This post is a bit rushed because I have a lot to do before work but here’s a post that I know everyone will like: I think the one player that Unai Emery could most help next season is Granit…
- Fri Jun 15 1:00 PM
Harry Kane continues to be in the spotlight ahead of England’s World Cup campaign in Russia, where the Tottenham striker will captain the Three Lions. The 24-year-old goes into the tournament having scored 41 goals across all competitions for Spurs in 2017/18. Arsenal favourite Thierry Henry has...
- Fri Jun 15 6:49 AM
Morning all, happy Friday. The World Cup kicked off last night with the hosts Russia handing out a bit of a pounding to Saudi Arabia, a 5-0 win is a very nice way to kick off the tournament for them. It wasn’t the greatest game I’ve ever seen, but what I enjoyed about it was …
- Fri Jun 15 6:01 AM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. With the signing of Uruguayan midfielder Lucas Torreira said to be near completion, I’m joined by James Horncastle who gives us some insight into the Sampdoria man. We look at his career progression, what kind of a player he is, ho...
- Thu Jun 14 8:07 PM
According to a report published by The Mirror, Arsenal are supposedly monitoring the availability of Borussia Dortmund’s midfield craftsman Mario Gotze, who scored the pivotal goal against Argentina to gift Germany the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Following his famed heroics on the international sta...
- Thu Jun 14 7:54 PM
Arsenal could agree shock deal for Luiz who’s ‘unlikely to stay at Chelsea’ - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal could agree a shock deal for David Luiz
who’s ‘unlikely to stay at Chelsea’ if Antonio Conte remains as manager. According to Le 10 Sport, the Gunners had an opening bid rejec...
- Thu Jun 14 7:30 PM
Arsenal’s Player of the Season award was something of a damp squib this year. It is difficult to think of any player that was consistently excellent throughout the campaign. Mesut Özil, in third place, was not consistent by his own exalted standards. Nacho Monreal was second on the podium for the...
- Thu Jun 14 6:55 PM
‘Yes!’, ‘Get in!’ – fans excited as Arsenal agree deal for midfielder, shirt number revealed - originally posted on Sportslens.com We reported on Wednesday that Arsenal agreed a new long-term deal for midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles who will see him wear the no.15 shirt in 2018/19 and supporter...
- Thu Jun 14 3:57 PM
I love the annual fixtures list freak out. It used to be such a feature that I once even used a method for judging fixtures (toughness of opponent with away matches) to prove that Arsenal got the worst set up.…
- Thu Jun 14 2:06 PM
The 2018/19 Premier League fixtures have been released and we’ve listed all 380 games that will be played by Arsenal, Bournemouth, Brighton & Hove Albion, Burnley, Cardiff City, Chelsea, Crystal Palace, Everton, Fulham, Huddersfield Town, Leicester City, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester Uni...
- Thu Jun 14 2:01 PM
Vatutinki (Russia) (AFP) – Mesut Ozil has been challenged to do his talking on the pitch in Germany’s World Cup opener against Mexico on Sunday after refusing to comment on a political storm triggered by
- Thu Jun 14 12:21 PM
Saint Petersburg (AFP) – Mario Goetze is an “eternal talent” who was left out of Germany’s World Cup squad and Tony Adams is an Arsenal legend but he was still derided as “a donkey” in
- Thu Jun 14 11:41 AM
How to watch Arsenal at the World Cup: Full Fixtures & TV Guide - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal may have had a disappointing season in the Premier League, but they are still well-represented at the 2018 World Cup in Russia 2018. The tournament begins on June 14 when the hosts take o...
- Thu Jun 14 10:35 AM
London (AFP) – Premier League champions Manchester City will begin their title defence away to Arsenal on the weekend of August 11-12, the English Premier League announced Thursday as it unveiled the fixtures for the
Bitter and Blue
- Thu Jun 14 9:19 AM
Champions Begin with Trip To Gunners The Premier League fixtures are released today, and we take a look at some selected matches as Manchester City attempt to defend their title. Opening Days Following the Community Shield match against Chelsea , the champions kick off their season with another t...
- Thu Jun 14 6:34 AM
Good morning from a very wild and windy Dublin, hopefully it will be a bit more clement here when Arsenal visit in August for a pre-season friendly against Chelsea. Details of that game were announced yesterday, it’ll take place at Lansdowne Road (Aviva Stadium) with an 8.05pm kick off. We had be...
- Thu Jun 14 12:23 AM
Good day to you all, busy one from an Arsenal perspective at least as far as the rumors are concerned. Today Arsenal have announced that Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria has signed and there are rumors that they are also going…