- Thu Jun 28 5:00 PM
Arsenal have quietly prioritised rebuilding in the defensive areas of their squad so far this summer, with Bernd Leno and Stephan Lichtsteiner already secured and Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Lucas Torreira reportedly soon to join them. This makes a lot of sense for Arsenal, who were light on ex...
- Thu Jun 28 2:10 PM
Pre-season is always interesting, but this time will be especially so, with new Arsenal head coach Unai Emery assessing his players for the first time. Despite this being a World Cup year, Arsenal will have the majority of their first-team squad available for the entirety of pre-season, with 18 o...
- Thu Jun 28 2:10 PM
Istanbul (AFP) – Fenerbahce are set to sign former England midfielder Jack Wilshere
after his decision to leave Arsenal, a Turkish report said on Thursday. Wilshere, who played for Arsenal since boyhood, is leaving the
- Thu Jun 28 11:58 AM
Arsenal join the race to sign 66-cap international, would be excellent addition - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have joined the race to sign Mexico midfielder Hector Herrera. West Ham United, Everton and Roma have all been linked with the 28-year-old, but Correio da Manha has claime...
- Thu Jun 28 5:56 AM
Amazing scenes at the World Cup yesterday as holders Germany were eliminated after a 2-0 defeat to South Korea. VAR played a part again, rightly ruling the Korean’s first goal onside, and as the Germans pressed forward for an equaliser, we had the incredible sight of goalkeeper Manuel Neuer losin...
- Wed Jun 27 5:43 PM
I drove 180 miles last week and while I was driving I did a little math to keep my mind occupied. What I figured out is that unless you’re driving hundreds of miles or going way over the speed limit, …
- Wed Jun 27 5:37 PM
Arsenal complete another signing, director confirms transfer for highly-rated star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have completed another signing, with Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti confirming to Sky Sports that Emirates-bound midfielder Lucas Torreira will be leaving the c...
- Wed Jun 27 3:58 PM
Club chief confirms Arsenal transfer is close, star expected to join in July - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are closing in on the capture of Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Borussia Dortmund. The club’s sporting director Michael Zorc has confirmed that the player is likely to join A...
- Wed Jun 27 7:58 AM
Arsenal ready to splash £130, 000 per week on international winger - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are hoping to sign Lucas Vazquez from Real Madrid this summer. Spanish media outlet Okdiario has claimed that Gunners’ boss Unai Emery is keen on adding the winger to his squad. The re...
- Wed Jun 27 5:51 AM
All eyes at the World Cup were on Argentina versus Nigeria last night. Could Lionel Messi inspire his country to qualify for the knock-out stages? It really felt like it was all on him, but he had a little help along the way from a player linked with Arsenal this summer – Ever Banega. The …
- Tue Jun 26 7:07 PM
David Ospina will decide upon his future at Arsenal once he returns to north-London after the 2018 World Cup, as though his club life will dominate his train of thought in the coming weeks, he’s solely committed to international affairs involving his nation, Colombia, at present. The Gunners rece...
- Tue Jun 26 5:10 PM
I like VAR. I like the way it has been used in this World Cup and I like what it has done to the games so far. Here’s my top reasons to like VAR: It angers people who think it…
- Tue Jun 26 1:00 PM
Paul Merson has urged England manager Gareth Southgate to recall Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier to his starting line-up for Thursday’s World Cup clash with Belgium. Jordan Henderson was preferred to Dier in the holding midfield role for England’s opening games against Tunisia and Panama, while Ky...
- Tue Jun 26 12:26 PM
Arsenal defender Dominic Thompson has signed his first professional contract with the club. The left-back, who turns 18 next month, showed some significant signs of imorovement last campaign and frequently captained the U18 side in the league. Thompson also featured in the run to the FA Youth Cup...
- Tue Jun 26 7:51 AM
Midfielder wanted by Mourinho and Arsenal to make decision on future soon - originally posted on Sportslens.com Marouane Fellaini
is officially a Manchester United player until the end of this Saturday, which is June 30. After that, he is a free agent and will not be on the books of the Red Devil...
- Tue Jun 26 6:00 AM
Because things are a bit chaotic with building work going on at the house this week, I didn’t really see much of last night’s games. However, the VARman waiting in the sky appears to have been super busy, with some controversial use of the technology last night. This is the BBC’s football home pa...
- Mon Jun 25 5:51 PM
Welcome back. Or erm, I’m back. I didn’t do any of the things that I wanted to do on my week off. Maybe I should take another week off from writing? What happened while I was away.. Xhaka had one…
- Mon Jun 25 3:44 PM
Chelsea star: Loss for Arsenal after they decided against agreeing deal with midfielder - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has expressed his unhappiness after Arsenal decided to allow Jack Wilshere leave the Emirates Stadium as a free agent. The France internatio...
- Mon Jun 25 12:48 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. On today’s show more World Cup chat, Mesut Ozil and Alex Iwobi are dropped, Xhaka scores a banger but might end up in trouble with FIFA for his celebration, David Ospina just needs more cuddles than an...
- Mon Jun 25 6:02 AM
There have been more reports over the weekend that Arsenal have stepped up interest in midfielder Ever Banega. Sport Witness tell us that there has been a telephone call from Unai Emery to the Argentine as he tries to ‘seduce’ him with a move to North London. The bit that caught my eye from this …
- Sun Jun 24 8:06 AM
Morning, it’s a glorious day here in Dublin so a quick round-up of all the Arsenal news for you right now. There you go. Have a wonderful day. At the World Cup, Germany left it very, very late to beat Sweden 2-1, but the main talking point from our perspective was the absence of Mesut …
- Sun Jun 24 5:24 AM
Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn makes revelation about the future of West Ham target Jack Wilshere
- originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn expects Jack Wilshere
to remain in England. Wilshere announced that he would be leaving Arsenal last week. The England internati...