- Mon Sep 3 11:10 PM
Monaco (AFP) – The under-pressure president of the German Football Association (DFB), Reinhard Grindel, has told AFP he is confident the controversy over Mesut Ozil’s international retirement will not have a negative impact on Germany’s
- Mon Sep 3 9:39 PM
Arsenal have submitted their Premier League squad, with Cohen Bramall and Deyan Iliev both named on the senior list. Despite being part of the first-team squad, Matteo Guendouzi, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Konstantinos Mavropanos are listed as under-21 players. Arsenal have been able to include a...
- Mon Sep 3 8:08 PM
Unai Emery reportedly got the Arsenal job after displaying his incredible in-depth knowledge of the squad in his interview. But he had only seen them play under Arsene Wenger and hadn’t worked with the players himself. Managing them himself is a different challenge altogether. The opening weeks o...
- Mon Sep 3 7:46 PM
Manchester United find unlikely solution, Emery's boldness rewarded, Liverpool star gets lucky - originally posted on Sportslens.com Another week is in the Premier League record books and the latest round of games provided plenty of areas for discussion. Liverpool, Chelsea and Watford maintained...
- Mon Sep 3 6:20 PM
As per Sky Sports, Arsenal centre-half Shkodran Mustafi has supposedly dodged punishment from the Football Association following his controversial celebration during Sunday’s Premier League meeting with Cardiff City. Mustafi opened the scoring in the Gunners’ 3-2 triumph over the Bluebirds at the...
- Mon Sep 3 5:17 PM
One… I let Pork Chop out to go pee. It’s part of my morning routine: get up, put on the kettle, ask the dog if she needs to go pee in a falsetto (because that’s how dogs understand English, everyone…
- Mon Sep 3 4:13 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 3-2 win over Cardiff, the fine performance from Alexandre Lacazette, some good fouling from the Gunners, the ability to respond to setbacks in game, and the fact...
- Mon Sep 3 6:39 AM
Match Report It’s two wins in a row now for Unai Emery’s Arsenal, and that simple fact is clearly a positive, but yesterday’s game was another illustration of how much work he has to do with this team and these players. I won’t say Petr Cech’s early uneasiness with the ball at his feet set …
- Sun Sep 2 5:35 PM
Cardiff (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Unai Emery praised Arsenal’s character after they gave a glimpse of their potential in a thrilling 3-2 victory at Cardiff on Sunday. Emery was rewarded for a bold selection after
- Sun Sep 2 3:45 PM
Cardiff (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Unai Emery collected his second victory as Arsenal manager thanks to a fine strike from Alexandre Lacazette in a 3-2 success at Cardiff on Sunday. Emery’s men had threatened to
- Sun Sep 2 2:02 PM
Unai Emery Pre-Cardiff Press Conference Big Petr Cech
mistake, Cardiff miss Mustafi chance from corner GOAAAL! Shkodran Mustafi 0-1 Monreal chance after Cardiff make a mess Cardiff chance, dangerous cross This is not a corner The post Cardiff City vs Arsenal Highlights appeared first on Arsenalist .
- Sun Sep 2 1:24 PM
Cardiff (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Mesut Ozil returned to the Arsenal starting line-up for their Premier League game at Cardiff on Sunday after reports he had fallen out with boss Unai Emery. Ozil missed Arsenal’s
- Sun Sep 2 12:35 PM
Join us this afternoon for live blog coverage of our Premier League clash away from home against Cardiff City – kick off 13.30. We’ve got up the second live text commentary, updates, goal clips, observations and occasionally witty asides. If you want to join the chat, register an Arseblog Live ac...
- Sun Sep 2 12:34 PM
Cardiff vs Arsenal confirmed starting line-ups: Forward returns, Emery goes for it - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal visit Cardiff City in the Premier League on Sunday aiming to record their second victory of the season. The Gunners ran out 3-1 winners against West Ham United last wee...
- Sun Sep 2 7:47 AM
Arsenal face Cardiff today away from home, looking for a second win of the season to take us into the international break with three more points. Our away form last season was poor, in stark contrast to what we did at home which was really very good but lost in fog of Arsene Wenger’s end …
- Sun Sep 2 1:30 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Cardiff vs. Arsenal on US TV in the Premier League, you’ve come to the right place. Cardiff City has yet to win a match so
- Sat Sep 1 2:40 PM
Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah trained with the first-team today ahead of tomorrow’s game against Cardiff City. The youngster was withdrawn from the U23 squad to face Tottenham Hotspur last night at Unai Emery’s request. However, it isn’t currently clear whether Nketiah will make the trip to Wales...
- Sat Sep 1 1:16 PM
U18 Premier League Chelsea 3 (Ballo 4, Mola 55, Maatsen 80) Arsenal 1 (Balogun 70) Folarin Balogun was on the scoresheet but it wasn’t sufficient to prevent Arsenal U18s from suffering their first defeat of the season as they lost 3-1 away to Chelsea today. Coach Kwame Ampadu made two changes to...
- Sat Sep 1 9:05 AM
Martin Keown raves about Wolves star, compares him to Chelsea's record-signing - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal legend Martin Keown believes that Wolves keeper Rui Patricio is better than Chelsea shot-stopper Kepa Arrizabalaga. Both players are newcomers to the Premier League having...
- Sat Sep 1 7:54 AM
Good morning to you, a quick Saturday round-up for you because I have to take the dogs to the park now that the park is accessible again. The draw for the Europa League was made yesterday and for your delectation we’ll be facing Sporting Lisbon, Azerbaijani champions Qarabag – with their name lik...
- Fri Aug 31 11:44 PM
Cardiff (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Unai Emery is just a handful of games into his reign at Arsenal, but already he is facing up to the problem that Arsene Wenger never satisfactorily resolved. Mesut Ozil’s
- Fri Aug 31 10:41 PM
Premier League 2 Arsenal 2 (Willock 3, John-Jules 58) Tottenham Hotspur 1 (Brown 90) By Jeorge Bird @Emirates Stadium Any fears that Arsenal U23s would suffer significantly following Reiss Nelson’s loan move to Hoffenheim were dampened as Freddie Ljungberg’s side secured an impressive victory at...
- Fri Aug 31 9:21 PM
First, accept this post in lieu of a post in the morning. Arsenal play on Sunday this week and I did a match preview over on The Arsenal Review for today, this post is the stand-in for tomorrow, and the…
- Fri Aug 31 8:55 PM
Confirmed: Arsenal agree new deal for 18-year-old and instantly send him out on loan - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal confirmed they agreed a new deal for Reiss Nelson and have instantly sent him out on loan. The 18-year-old has signed a long-term contract with the Gunners and will s...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Fri Aug 31 7:22 PM
Can Joel and Bryan Keep the Good Times Rolling? Arsenal won 3-1 (lame, but at least Joel was right). Spurs won (awesome, and Joel was right). Zaha scored for Palace (who cares, but spite is healthy, and Joel was right). Jack Wilshire failed to do anything of interest. No goals, no cards, and not...
- Fri Aug 31 6:38 PM
My dear chums, how I have missed you since my last missive, more than three months ago on May 19th. So much has happened since then I thought it was worth a recap of the comings and goings of Arsenal Football Club in the intervening period. Following the exhaustion of Mr. Windsors weeks long last...
- Fri Aug 31 4:05 PM
London (AFP) – Unai Emery has banned his Arsenal players from high-sugar fruit drinks as he steps up his overhaul of the Premier League club in the post-Arsene Wenger era. Emery has asked Arsenal’s canteen
- Fri Aug 31 3:05 PM
Arsenal have confirmed that Reiss Nelson has signed a new long-term contract with the club and will spend the season on loan at Hoffenheim. Nelson was into the final year of his previous contract with the Gunners and there had been a considerable amount of uncertainty regarding his future, but th...
- Fri Aug 31 2:35 PM
Brussels (AFP) – Belgium on Friday promoted Thierry Henry to the number two job with the national side, just days after the Arsenal and France great turned down the manager’s job at Bordeaux. The 41-year-old,
- Fri Aug 31 12:50 PM
Arsenal right-winger nears exit, Hoffenheim admit a deal is close - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Sky Sports, Arsenal’s right-winger Reiss Nelson is close to sealing an exit, with TSG 1899 Hoffenheim manager Julian Nagelsmann admitted his side are nearing a deal for the 18-year...
- Fri Aug 31 9:02 AM
What’s he upto these days? Thought he wanted to stay in football and had (or at least would have) multiple opportunities to do so. Anyone think he’d be ok at a senior footballing role at United or am I out of my mind?
- Fri Aug 31 6:46 AM
Transfer Deadline Day. But not for us. Just for everyone else. Except Italy I think. They might have closed theirs already. But Germany is today, Spain is today, and Turkey is today. If anyone can pull a transfer rabbit out of a hat, it’s Turkey. They love buying footballers so much they’re linke...
- Fri Aug 31 6:14 AM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. On this week’s show I’m joined by Andrew Allen and Tim Stillman to discuss Mesut Ozil, his time at the club in general, his recent difficulties, and what the future might hold for him under Unai Emery’s less indulgent regime. There...
- Thu Aug 30 10:17 PM
Friday’s Europa League draw comprises 48 teams and Arsenal will finally know who they’ll face in the competition’s group stage, and as they fell agonisingly short of the mark in last year’s campaign against the eventual victors Atletico Madrid, the regenerated north-Londoners will be scheming to...
- Thu Aug 30 6:55 PM
Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu has announced that a star-studded charity football match will take place at 4pm on September 30th, 2018, at The Hive Stadium in Barnet, a tantalising encounter between the ‘Premier League Masters’ and the ‘African All-Stars’ that will undoubtedly draw a vast, avid crow...
- Thu Aug 30 6:37 PM
Cardiff vs Arsenal injury update & predicted starting line-ups: City forwards out, Emery may gamble - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal visit Cardiff City on Sunday hoping to put their troubles on the road firmly behind them. The Gunners have won just once away from home during 2018, bu...
- Thu Aug 30 5:34 PM
Berlin (AFP) – Arsenal forward Reiss Nelson is set to be the latest England junior international to play in the Bundesliga with Hoffenheim on the verge of signing the 18-year-old on loan. According to German
- Thu Aug 30 5:30 PM
By common consensus, Arsenal’s squad is ‘top heavy.’ Back in June, I wrote a piece suggesting that the Jenga like structure might be so top heavy that one or two pieces are bound to topple over. For all of Arsenal’s attractive attacking options, there is little sense of balance. Arsenal have two...
Hammers in the Heart
- Thu Aug 30 3:25 PM
Saturday's game at Arsenal was my first live match of the season and despite the defeat the form of Felipe Anderson
was hugely encouraging. He was the best player on the pitch and whenever he had the ball West Ham looked like causing problems. Yes, at times he goes down too easily and appeals for...
- Thu Aug 30 6:52 AM
Tonight the final qualifying games for the Europa League take place, and tomorrow there’ll be one of those interminable UEFA draws with that insufferable baldy prick waffling on about football’s values and all that nonsense, but at the end of it we’ll find out who we’re going to play as our Europ...
- Thu Aug 30 12:28 AM
German coach Joachim Low is upset that Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil did not inform him personally about his decision to retire from international football. Ozil struggled for form during the 2018 World Cup as Germany were eliminated from the group stage following losses against Mexico and South Korea. Fo...