- Sat Aug 19 8:40 PM
Stoke-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Stoke City’s new loan signing Jese Rodriguez made an immediate impact by scoring the only goal as his side stunned Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal 1-0 on Saturday. The 24-year-old Spaniard, who only arrived in England this week, started and finished the move that...
- Sat Aug 19 8:12 PM
London (AFP) – Jese Rodriguez made a memorable start to life at Stoke City by scoring the only goal of a 1-0 victory over Arsenal at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday. The Spanish forward, a loan signing from Paris Saint-Germain, finished crisply in the 47th minute to bring Arsene Wenger’s side down...
- Sat Aug 19 7:48 PM
Arsene Wenger Pre-Stoke Press Conference Thierry Henry’s tactical analysis of Lacazette Nice move and run by Ox playing at wingback Big early save by Petr Cech Lacazette touch takes care of two defenders Handball/penalty shout by Arsenal Great passing by Arsenal in the box Great pass leads to Ram...
- Sat Aug 19 4:54 PM
Stoke v Arsenal - Team Sheets - 19-8-17 Vitalfootball: Stoke: 19/08/2017 16:46:22 Stoke are at the Bet365 Stadium with Arsenal the visitors for the latest Premier League game.
- Sat Aug 19 4:33 PM
Join us this evening for live blog coverage of the Premier League clash against Leicester, kick-off 17.30. 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...
- Sat Aug 19 2:31 PM
U18 Premier League Arsenal 1 (Olayinka 34) Aston Villa 0 A first-half strike from James Olayinka saw Arsenal U18s prevail past their Aston Villa counterparts at London Colney today. Having been thrashed 4-1 by Fulham on the opening day, Kwame Ampadu was looking for a response from his team agains...
- Sat Aug 19 1:34 PM
“Back once again with the renegade master, D4 damager, power to the people, ” as the old Grenadier Guards regimental song used to go as we marauded through Crimea. Lustily we sang it, red of tunic, once again spanking the Russian Empire along with our chums the Ottomans, the French, and, erm, the...
- Sat Aug 19 12:09 PM
Stoke v Arsenal - Follow On Twitter - 19-8-17 Vitalfootball: Stoke: 19/08/2017 12:03:40 Stoke are at the Bet365 Stadium with Arsenal the visitors today, this will be a 5:30pm kick-off.
- Sat Aug 19 12:02 PM
brands Arsenal as ‘worst sore losers’ - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Stoke City player Jonathan Walters
has labelled Arsenal as the ‘worst sore losers’ ahead of Saturday’s Premier League fixture between the two sides. Walters signed for Burnley this summer after sev...
- Sat Aug 19 10:59 AM
Arsenal will look to make it two wins from two when they travel to play Stoke City on Saturday. It was a rollercoaster of a game, but Arsenal nicked a late winner at home to Leicester City last Friday to kick off their Premier League campaign with a win. They’ll hope for rather more routine succe...
- Sat Aug 19 10:18 AM
Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson believes that Jose Mourinho should make a bid in excess of £50 million to secure the signing of Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez. The Chilean international is in the final 12 months of his contract at… Continue Reading →
- Sat Aug 19 9:42 AM
Our second Premier League game of the season sees us travel to Stoke, a place that has not been particularly kind to us down the years. I think we go there this time around a little less weighed down by history, given that our last visit there resulted in a thoroughly enjoyable 4-1 win. Despite ...
- Fri Aug 18 6:55 PM
After a memorable opening weekend of Premier League action featuring an upset of the defending champions, a wild back-and-forth affair between Arsenal and Leicester City in the league’s first ever Friday night opener, and a two-goal debut for major Manchester United offseason signing Romelu Lukak...
- Fri Aug 18 6:22 PM
Gabriel Leaves Arsenal Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 18/08/2017 18:10:43 Gabriel has today departed Arsenal and signed for Valencia for an undisclosed fee.
- Fri Aug 18 4:33 PM
We keep being told that Mark Hughes has changed this Stoke side. That they are no longer the in-your-face team which snapped Aaron Ramsey
- Fri Aug 18 4:15 PM
Inter Fail With Mustafi Loan Move Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 18/08/2017 16:06:10 It's been reported this afternoon that Inter Milan have had a loan move for Shkodran Mustafi rejected by Arsenal.
- Fri Aug 18 2:21 PM
Transfer Talk: Redknapp interested in Arsenal defender Vitalfootball: Birmingham: 18/08/2017 14:14:41 Birmingham City are reportedly chasing Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson
- Fri Aug 18 1:56 PM
Hughes Wants Arsenal Revenge Vitalfootball: Stoke: 18/08/2017 13:39:43 Manager Mark Hughes was again in front of the media earlier this morning talking all things Arsenal ahead of this weekend's tie.
- Fri Aug 18 9:31 AM
Arsenal One Of The Europa League Special 16 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 18/08/2017 09:11:31 With 44 teams still battling it out for this year's Europa League campaign, and clubs from the Champions League still to drop in, 16 clubs are already confirmed
- Fri Aug 18 8:00 AM
Hello everyone, not sure where to start this morning as what happened in Barcelona is very much on my mind. It’s a place I’ve lived and a place I love, and where I still have family and friends. Family who were caught up in the horror of yesterday, but who thankfully escaped without serious injur...
- Fri Aug 18 6:58 AM
This podcast was recorded yesterday evening, as news of the horrible attack in Barcelona came through, and given my connection with the place it was very much on my mind, so the first 10 minutes of this show are a bit introspective. If you don’t want to hear that this morning, and I can understan...
- Fri Aug 18 3:37 AM
Stoke-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsenal head to Stoke City this weekend aiming to register a second victory of the season and divert attention away from continuing questions about the future of Alexis Sanchez. Arsene Wenger’s side kicked off the Premier League campaign in exciting, if not...
- Fri Aug 18 12:25 AM
I might buy tickets to that game but the date is not confirmed yet. How likely is it that this could be a Monday night game? Not very I presume? And hope.
- Thu Aug 17 10:46 PM
The 2017/18 season of the Premier League kicked off on a Friday for the first time as Arsenal hosted Leicester, which drew 375, 000 viewers on NBCSN, up 80% from last season’s opener between Hull and Leicester on CNBC. Premier League viewership peaked at 1.028 million viewers on Sunday afternoon...
- Thu Aug 17 10:24 PM
By Suvidude —————————— One of those days in Barcelona, Spain. A phone call between with two very important people in football, Barcelona Head of Negotiations
- Thu Aug 17 9:55 PM
Arsenal have officially promoted youngsters Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock and Cohen Bramall to the first-team squad. All three players featured for the senior team in pre-season and are now part of Arsene Wenger’s squad for this campaign. Winger Nelson progresses to the first-team squad despite still...
- Thu Aug 17 6:00 PM
At the final whistle on Friday night, the Emirates Stadium DJ blew the dust off of the vinyl sleeve and reached for an old classic. The closing refrain of ‘Hey Jude’ echoed and a breathless arena reappropriated the words in honour of match winner Olivier Giroud
. Finally, Arsenal fans were singing...
- Thu Aug 17 4:32 PM
Arsene Wenger sat down with renown journalist Philippe Auclair (author of Thierry Henry’s splendid biography Lonely at the Top) and gave one of his famous
- Thu Aug 17 4:26 PM
Gabriel Set For Valencia Switch Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 17/08/2017 16:07:48 It's being reported today that Arsenal defender Gabriel is set for a switch to Valencia.
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- Thu Aug 17 12:41 PM
Koeman getting understandably desperate. Olivier Giroud
is staying at Arsenal . Nikola Kalinic is joining AC Milan. Crystal Palace don’t want to sell Christian Benteke. Enter Diego Costa ? Probably not. Everton ’s search for a man to lead the line has gotten so dire in recent days that a reporter...
- Thu Aug 17 12:31 PM
Arsène Wenger: “There are moments where a manager feels very alone.” Speaking in an extensive, exclusive interview with France Football , Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger discussed the new season, as well as what really happened with his contract situation this summer and much more. Arsène, what is the...
- Thu Aug 17 11:57 AM
Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has publicly claimed that Arsene Wenger’s long reign at Arsenal would be over if his long-promised takeover comes to fruition. He has previously mentioned his desire to buy the club and even bid to takeover the club in 2010. In an interview with Bloomberg, D...
- Thu Aug 17 11:33 AM
After weeks of inactivity, in terms of outbound transfers, Arsenal are set to complete the transfer of Gabriel to Valencia for £10 million, according to reports. Wenger has been desperate to offload squad players this summer in order to clear space on Arsenal’s wage bill. Kieran Gibbs, Lucas Per...
- Thu Aug 17 9:50 AM
The Latest Arsenal Injury Table News Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 17/08/2017 09:41:23 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Arsenal FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Aug 17 7:55 AM
The manager met the press yesterday and we can cover some bits and pieces from that in a few minutes, but the most interesting story today is that Gabriel appears to be on the brink of a move to Valencia. Firstly, it’s a player going out and we all know we’ve got to shift a … The post Does a...
- Thu Aug 17 4:48 AM
Furniture Row Racing and Joe Gibbs Racing have modified their technical alliance that gives FRR more managerial control of the pit crew for drivers Martin Truex Jr. and Erik Jones. Under terms of the alliance between the two Toyota-supported organizations, JGR trains and supplies the pit crew mem...
- 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...
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- 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...
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- 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...