- Thu Aug 24 11:00 PM
Manchester City youngster Jadon Sancho is keen on a move to Tottenham, according to ESPN. Reliable Spurs journalist Dan Kilpatrick reports that the 17-year-old is eager to leave Manchester City “because he believes his route to the first team is blocked.” Sancho has one year left on his scholarsh...
- Thu Aug 24 8:20 PM
Arsenal want Real Madrid star, also eyeing Southampton defender - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have been linked with big money moves for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema and Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk. Spanish media outlet Diario Gol claim Arsene Wenger is interested in...
- Thu Aug 24 8:17 PM
Villa boss Steve Bruce opens up on Wilshere and Snodgrass moves - originally posted on Sportslens.com Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce has broken his silence on rumours linking the Championship club with Jack Wilshere
and Robert Snodgrass
. Snodgrass joined West Ham United in the January transfer w...
- Thu Aug 24 7:19 PM
DRFC Ferguson Concentrating On The League And Not Arsenal Vitalfootball: Doncaster: 24/08/2017 19:00:08 Doncaster Rovers boss Darren Ferguson says they are concentrating on the league
- Thu Aug 24 6:48 PM
The Champions League round of 16 tie between Arsenal and Bayern Munich got off to an awkward start with each side failing to convert a penalty in the first 45 minutes. Arsenal's Mesut Ozil started things off by having his attempt saved by international teammate Manuel Neuer in the 8th minute. The...
- Thu Aug 24 6:48 PM
Mesut Ozil's arrival at Arsenal initially sparked renewed belief in the club and invigorated their supporters. But Ozil's underwhelming performances are starting to pile up, with his most recent disappointment coming when he failed to convert a penalty early in Arsenal's 2-0 loss to Bayern Munich...
- Thu Aug 24 6:48 PM
After losing their respective Champions League matches this week, the managers of both Man City and Arsenal put blame on the referee . City manager Manuel Pellegrini is now being investigated by UEFA for his claims that the ref in his side's 2-0 loss to Barcelona favored the Spanish champions . A...
- Thu Aug 24 6:48 PM
Former Chelsea and Arsenal defender William Gallas
is finishing out his career in Australia with Perth Glory, but after the moment captured in the video above, he probably wished he retired instead. Perth were already up 1-0 on Western Sydney when Gallas attempted to make a routine clearance in t...
- Thu Aug 24 6:48 PM
The unstoppable winning machine that is Bayern Munich followed a midweek 2-0 win over Arsenal with a 4-0 win at Hannover. That extends their lead atop the Bundesliga to 19 points over second-place Bayer Leverkusen (again, that 19 points between first place and second place). They did not allow a...
- Thu Aug 24 6:00 PM
A little over a decade ago, Arsene Wenger had to make one of his most difficult tactical choices during his stewardship. The impudent young Cesc Fabregas rose through the ranks like a phoenix and Arsene, understandably, found his talent irresistible. The problem, as Barcelona and Chelsea have sub...
- Thu Aug 24 5:09 PM
Strange goings on at Arsenal these days. Arsene Wenger urgently changed the system to a back three in April to address the team leaking goals.
- Thu Aug 24 4:42 PM
Arsenal trained today ahead of their crucial match against Liverpool this weekend. Although only the third game in the Premier League calendar, both Arsenal and Liverpool need to pick up the three points, especially following Arsenal’s disastrous match last weekend. Arsene Wenger will be pleased...
- Thu Aug 24 4:08 PM
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the club have given up all hope of landing Monaco’s Thomas Lemar. The Frenchman had previously accepted that Lemar is a player that the club had followed for quite some time, however, it looks like Wenger has accepted defeat in the transfer tussle for...
- Thu Aug 24 1:44 PM
Hull City agree deal to sign Spaniard, shirt number confirmed; Debut possible on Friday - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal midfielder Jon Toral has completed a move to Hull City. The Tigers have confirmed the agreement to sign the Spaniard on their official website. Toral has signed a...
- Thu Aug 24 12:54 PM
Arsenal midfielder, Jon Toral, is undergoing a medical with Hull City ahead of his £3 million move. News broke on Monday that Hull City were in advanced talks with Arsenal ahead of a permanent move to the Championship club. Toral will be the ninth arrival at Hull City this summer and yet another...
- Thu Aug 24 12:35 PM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger has revealed unsettled Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez could return to action in this weekend’s Premier League clash at Liverpool. Sanchez has just one year remaining on his current Arsenal contract and is keen to leave the Emirates Stadium. He could walk away for free at...
- Thu Aug 24 12:12 PM
Premier League clubs are planning to cut short the transfer window. The move is in line with attempts to ensure that all transfers are done before the football season starts. To one great football icon who claims to Buy Injectable Steroids – For Sale at Valkyrie-Online, this move will have furthe...
- Thu Aug 24 12:12 PM
Wenger confident Arsenal striker will pen new deal, rules out signing Monaco forward - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsene Wenger remains confident Alexis Sanchez will agree a new deal with the club despite Manchester City’s interest in signing the forward. Sanchez is back in contention fo...
- Thu Aug 24 12:02 PM
Chelsea to step up chase for Oxlade-Chamberlain? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 24/08/2017 11:41:26 Chelsea`s reputed interest in the Arsenal player, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
, has seen a fair few articles generated over the past few weeks.
- Thu Aug 24 11:17 AM
So here we go! Our Europa League campaign starts tomorrow at 12:00 pm. https://kassiesa.home.xs4all.nl/bert/uefa/seedel2017.html
- Thu Aug 24 10:58 AM
Arsenal midfielder Jon Toral has completed a permanent move to Hull City. The Spaniard joined Arsenal from Barcelona in 2011 but, despite being one of the club’s most talented youth players in recent years, leaves without having made a competitive appearance for the first-team, mainly due to inju...
- Thu Aug 24 7:36 AM
DRFC Rovers Land Money-Spinning Trip To Arsenal Vitalfootball: Doncaster: 24/08/2017 07:10:25 Doncaster will travel to Arsenal in the Carabao Cup.
- Thu Aug 24 7:30 AM
Having seen the Mesut Ozil bear the brunt of the post-game pundit criticism following the Stoke defeat, Ian Wright came to the defence of the playmaker this week. Speaking to Sky Sports Debate show, he was asked if he understood the frustrations people had with him, and said: What, the one that’s...
- Wed Aug 23 4:38 PM
At the start of any Premier League season there is always a lot of noise. This season is no different. The chart below is not
- Wed Aug 23 4:38 PM
Liverpool: Ref Watch 17/18 - Arsenal (Home) Vitalfootball: Liverpool: 23/08/2017 16:20:32 The lowdown on the man in the middle for Liverpool's hosting of Arsenal on Sunday
- Wed Aug 23 12:54 PM
A Deal for Arsenal Player Could Still Be Viable Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/08/2017 12:42:05 Before transfer window closes!
- Wed Aug 23 10:54 AM
Arsenal initially decided to release Daniel Ballard last summer before a late change of heart saw them offer the youngster a scholarship deal. Having been given a surprise reprieve, Ballard went on to feature frequently for Arsenal U18s last season, receiving much game time at centre-back. His pe...
- Wed Aug 23 7:37 AM
A few weeks ago on the Arsecast Extra we were asked to give Arsenal’s summer business a rating out of 10. I went for a 5, because although I’d been encouraged by the relatively timely captures of Alexandre Lacazette and Sead Kolasinac, as well as the appointment of Jens Lehmann to the coaching st...
- Tue Aug 22 10:26 PM
Arsenal loanee Cohen Bramall made his Birmingham City debut tonight, playing 78 minutes in the 2-1 Carabao Cup loss to Bournemouth. Carl Jenkinson
wasn’t involved. Meanwhile, Marc Bola made his first competitive appearance for Bristol Rovers as he played the entirety of the 1-0 victory against Fu...
- Tue Aug 22 4:47 PM
is set to take over as Arsenal academy manager when he retires from football at the end of this season and speaking to
- Tue Aug 22 4:45 PM
In a game that has gathered a lot of attention because of a few first-teamers taking part in it, it was Reiss Nelson who stole the show to help Arsenal beat Manchester City. Upcoming stars, Eddie Nketiah and Reiss Nelson both scored a brace as Arsenal came out of the blocks quickly to put three …
- Tue Aug 22 4:18 PM
In Saturday’s match against Southampton, Marko Arnautovic looked over at Jack Stephens, who had the ball, and then ran over at him in a rage,
Cartilage Free Captain
- Tue Aug 22 7:50 AM
Will this ever stop being funny? No. No, I don’t think it will. Jack Wilshere
back in action for Arsenal ressies. Gets himself sent off after an hour. pic.twitter.com/z0D1vQa5Kg — Alan Smith (@alansmith90) August 21, 2017 Other News I love the folks at Howler : Location: Visitors’ Dressing Room a...
- Tue Aug 22 7:38 AM
Following the Stoke game I was expecting yesterday to be fairly quiet and while nothing really earth-shattering happened it ended being quite busy. I’ll deal with the transfer stuff in a bit, but the most eye-catching thing was Jack Wilshere
playing for the U23s against Man City at the Emirates l...
- Mon Aug 21 10:58 PM
Premier League 2 Arsenal 4 (Nelson 11, 57, Nketiah 15, 37) Manchester City 3 (Smith 31, Diaz 68, Nmecha 74) By Jeorge Bird @ Emirates Stadium If the first two games of the season are anything to go by this will be an enthralling campaign for Arsenal U23s. After coming from behind to beat Derby …
- Mon Aug 21 10:31 PM
AS Monaco have reportedly enquired as to the availability of Alexis Sanchez, according to RMC Sport. The Ligue 1 champions are the latest club to register an interest in the Chilean forward, who only has a year left on his current contract, and at this point in time, seems unlikely to sign a new...
- Mon Aug 21 10:00 PM
Great weekend for United. City, Arsenal and Spurs have all dropped points.
- Mon Aug 21 8:55 PM
Two Stoke City fans created one of the most memorable goal celebrations of the year during the team’s win over Arsenal on Saturday. Stoke score so this fan thinks he's Hulk Hogan with the big leg drop #SCFC #StokeCity #PremierLeague #hulkhogan #Wrestlemania pic.twitter.com/LsmbI036Cp — Phill Barr...
- Mon Aug 21 7:22 PM
Arsenal midfielder, Jon Toral is set to join Hull City on a season-long loan according to ESPN. Hull boss, Leonid Slutsky is keen to add numbers to his Championship squad and has identified Toral as a valuable addition. Toral joined Arsenal from Barcelona in 2011, along with Hector Bellerin but...
- Mon Aug 21 6:38 PM
Serie B side, Empoli have confirmed the signing of Ismael Bennacer on a permanent deal. The 19-year-old’s chances of getting any first-team have looked pretty bleak at the club, with a raft of players ahead of him, including Francis Coquelin, Jack Wilshere and Mohamed Elneny on the bench. Indeed,...
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- Mon Aug 21 6:27 PM
Blues really into the deep end of Arsenal’s roster now. Arsenal has four strikers on their first team roster. Everton has been linked with three of them. The latest is outcast Lucas Perez, a player that Arsene Wenger bought but apparently doesn’t like, which is confusing because the Spaniard actu...
- Mon Aug 21 4:05 PM
Arsenal have sold midfielder Ismael Bennacer to Serie B side Empoli. The Algeria international, who impressed while on loan at Tours last season, had spoken of his desire to play first-team football and has now ended his association with the Gunners. An arrival from Arles-Avignon two years ago, B...
- Mon Aug 21 3:39 PM
Adrian Clarke’s tactical breakdown of the Arsenal loss to Stoke did an excellent job picking over the corpse of the match. Clarke criticized Ramsey’s positioning,
- Mon Aug 21 12:56 PM
Both Celtic and Leeds are battling it to sign Chuba Akpom on a permanent transfer according to the Daily Mirror. Akpom is ready to leave Arsenal in search of consistent first-team football, following loan spells at Brentford, Coventry City, Nottingham Forest, Hull City and most recently Brighton...
- Mon Aug 21 12:49 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @Gunnerblog. On this week’s show we look back at the 1-0 defeat to Stoke, and try to make some sense of Arsene Wenger’s team selection and substitutions. We also discuss the manager’s lack of faith in so many of hi...
- Mon Aug 21 12:04 PM
Alli tips Sanchez for Tottenham glory, Arsenal legend not convinced - originally posted on Sportslens.com Dele Alli believes new signing Davinson Sanchez will help Tottenham’s bid for success this season, but former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry is not convinced that Spurs needed another defender...
- Mon Aug 21 11:51 AM
Arsenal defenders, Carl Jenkinson
and Cohen Bramall have joined Birmingham City on a season-long loan deal, as confirmed by the Blues’ website. The defensive pair will bolster Harry Redknapp’s backline and are both eligible for Birmingham’s Carabao Cup fixture against Bournemouth. OFFICIAL: Blu...
- Mon Aug 21 11:37 AM
Confirmed: Blues complete loan deals for Arsenal defenders Vitalfootball: Birmingham: 21/08/2017 11:22:01 Blues have swooped for Arsenal duo Carl Jenkinson and Cohen Bramall
- Mon Aug 21 11:21 AM
Arsenal defender Cohen Bramall has joined Championship side Birmingham City on a season-long loan deal. The 21-year-old signed for Arsenal from non-league side Hednesford Town in January and went on to produce some encouraging performances for the Gunners at U23 level, earning him a place in the...
- Mon Aug 21 10:45 AM
Transfer news: Blues set to sign Arsenal duo on loan Vitalfootball: Birmingham: 21/08/2017 10:28:02 Carl Jenkinson
and Cohen Bramall are posied to arrive at St. Andrew's on loan
- Mon Aug 21 9:37 AM
Cech's Stoke Frustration Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 21/08/2017 09:25:59 Goalkeeper Petr Cech
has spoken about his frustration at Arsenal's defeat to Stoke City at the weekend.
- Mon Aug 21 6:27 AM
The Stoke result continues to loom large, with Arsene Wenger urging some calm after just the second game of the season. He says: Let’s not go overboard. We lost one game. I can understand that but overall I believe there were a lot of positives in the game as well because we created many chances....
- Mon Aug 21 5:25 AM
So, they have tripped against Stoke. Their game has become considerably slower. They will struggle against bus parkers and their defence is there to be exploited.
- Sun Aug 20 5:36 PM
The Arsenal are BACK, baby! After 45 minutes of relatively good play, and with Stoke’s star attacking player off the pitch with a hamstring injury,
- Sun Aug 20 1:35 PM
Arsenal may have not lost out in the race for Nice midfielder, Jean-Michael Seri, contrary to reports from Spain. Spanish news outlet, Mundo Deportivo, Seri is set to seal a €40 million move to Barcelona next week. The article suggests that Arsenal – who had held informal talks with the player –...
- Sun Aug 20 12:14 PM
Arsenal suffered a surprising 1-0 loss to Stoke City yesterday as Arsenal’s usual bogey team once again reared its head. Following a thrilling, yet worrying 4-3 win over Leicester last week, Arsenal put in a very poor performance to suffer their first loss of the season. Following the game, Stev...
- Sun Aug 20 9:17 AM
Match report – Player ratings – By the numbers – Video It’s unusual to open a blog with a song, but this morning this one is going around in my head and it seems particularly apt. Nothing’s changed I still love you, oh, I still love you Only slightly, only slightly less than I used … The post S...
- Sun Aug 20 8:23 AM
Hughes tips Stoke new-boy for success after winner against Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Stoke boss Mark Hughes believes Jese will light up the Premier League after seeing his new signing grab the winner against Arsenal on Saturday. The striker, who arrived on loan from Paris Sain...
- Sun Aug 20 7:59 AM
Former Liverpool captain questions Arsenal midfielder’s desire - originally posted on Sportslens.com Steven Gerrard
questioned Mesut Ozil’s desire after Arsenal fell to a disappointing 1-0 defeat at Stoke City on Saturday. Jese Rodriguez’s second half strike gave Stoke the points, but the former...
- Sun Aug 20 7:58 AM
Arsenal legend tips Lukaku to be a hit at Manchester United - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal legend Thierry Henry says Romelu Lukaku
needs to work on his movement to take his game to the next level, but believes the Belgian striker will thrive under Jose Mourinho. The £90 million sum...
- Sun Aug 20 2:34 AM
Stoke-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsene Wenger believes his side does not receive its fair share of penalty decisions, a view he claimed was demonstrated in their 1-0 Premier League defeat at Stoke City. The Arsenal manager was left beaten by an early second half goal from Stoke’s new Span...
- Sun Aug 20 12:14 AM
Read my BTN piece over on Arseblog News. More tomorrow.