- Tue Mar 6 9:47 PM
FA Youth Cup quarter-final Colchester United 1 (Jones 48) Arsenal 5 (Smith Rowe 41, 52, Saka 55, Balogun 66, Amaechi 74) Emile Smith Rowe hit a brace as Arsenal U18s produced an impressive performance away to Colchester United tonight, with a 5-1 victory securing the young Gunners’ place in the s...
- Tue Mar 6 6:35 PM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger has one last chance to salvage the worst year of his Arsenal reign and potentially save his job when the beleaguered Gunners boss faces AC Milan in the Europa League on Thursday. Wenger has presided over a miserable campaign that threatens to bring a painful end to th...
- Tue Mar 6 5:58 PM
Manchester United chasing £52.5 million Arsenal target - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United and Arsenal are leading the race to sign Benfica winger Andrija Zivkovic. The Serbian international, who has a £52.5 million release clause in his contract, is one of the hottest propert...
The Fighting Cock
- Tue Mar 6 9:05 AM
Flav is joined by Windy and stand-up comedian David Alfie Ward to talk about Arsenal's struggles, our stroll in the park against Huddersfield, the second leg against Juventus, and what we'd given up to win the treble. Dough boys: Flav, Windy, David Alfie Ward
Royal Blue Mersey
- Tue Mar 6 7:42 AM
In today’s links: Pienaar loves Baines, analysis on Everton’s loss to Burnley and more manager rumours The thought of Arsene Wenger becoming Everton ’s next manager has my head spinning. The man is an all-time great coach. He has assembled some of the finest teams and worked with some of the most...
- Tue Mar 6 7:13 AM
I can’t face another introspective about the manager or the board or the owner this morning. It’s hard to know what’s left to say. It’s just the beginning of March though and the Premier League season doesn’t end until May 13th with the potential, slim and all as it might be, of it extending to …
- Tue Mar 6 6:52 AM
Antonio Conte has come under fire for Chelsea's defensive approach in a 1-0 loss at Manchester City. Some of the criticism is justified. But n
- Mon Mar 5 11:23 PM
A large proportion of soccer fans out there today will never have seen an Arsenal side without Arsene Wenger on the sidelines (no doubt struggling with the zipper on his coat). The 68-year-old has been Gunners manager since 1996—the same year that Arsenal’s recent Europa League opponents Ostersunds
Royal Blue Mersey
- Mon Mar 5 5:30 PM
Discussing the possibility of the long time Arsenal manager at Goodison Park. One of the great parts about working at Royal Blue Mersey is the editorial discussions that happen behind the scenes on our Slack channel. On any given day, there’s absolutely no telling what might be going on. The meme...
- Mon Mar 5 5:28 PM
Tottenham sent scouts to watch Schalke playmaker Max Meyer over the weekend, according to reports in Spain. Meyer played 89 minutes as Schalke ran out 1-0 winners against Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga. And according to Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo, representatives from Spurs were in attendanc...
- Mon Mar 5 4:56 PM
So. With Arsenal getting a pasting against City by being Arsenal, Chelsea being totally shut out by parking the bus, Liverpool getting battered 5-0 by gegenpressing, Tottenham swept aside 4-1, it's out turn soon! Chelsea were heavily criticized for parking the bus. All others tried to open up a b...
- Mon Mar 5 4:40 PM
Another weekend, another disappointing result for Arsene Wenger and Arsenal. Well, it would be disappointing if you expected Arsenal to get a result. After the turmoil of this week, coupled with Arsenal’s horrible away record, and given Brighton’s recent form, …
- Mon Mar 5 4:28 PM
Quote from HScRed1 on Yesterday at 12:57:25 am If Rodgers is offered the oppurtunity he would be mad to turn it down, one of the big clubs in the EPL a fan base who would take to his attacking philosophy. A challenge at l
Royal Blue Mersey
- Mon Mar 5 3:30 PM
He would easily be the best manager we’d ever had. According to a report by the Daily Star , Farhad Moshiri wants to hire Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger. Now, I don’t consider this report especially reliable or this situation particularly likely, but in a world where the Gunners get rid of their most...
- Mon Mar 5 1:50 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny
admits it will be “very hard” for the club to qualify for the Champions League after another damaging Premier League defeat at the hands of Brighton. Manager Arsene Wenger said after back-to-back 3-0 defeats to Manchester City, including the Leag...
- Mon Mar 5 1:42 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. On this week’s show we consider the 2-1 away defeat to Brighton, the lack of performance from the players and the manager’s inability to turn things around quickly enough. All the while there’s silence...
- Mon Mar 5 1:07 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud
has played down talk of a crisis at the club after the reigning Premier League champions slumped to their fourth defeat in five league matches against Manchester City. Sunday’s 1-0 defeat, courtesy of a Bernardo Silva goal, left Antonio Conte’s side...
- Mon Mar 5 8:20 AM
Match report – Player ratings – By the numbers – Video Arsenal’s eighth defeat of 2018 was also our eighth defeat away from home in the league this season, so there’s an almost pleasing kind of symmetry to the numbers, but there’s nothing pleasing at all about seeing what’s happening at the club...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Mon Mar 5 7:39 AM
In today’s links: Everton lose to Burnley, Arteta for manager and Moshiri under the microscope There are no words left. This Everton team is a disgrace. Sam Allardyce needs to go. He no longer cares about wins or losses. He’s coaching out the string and cashing checks. The defense is a sieve. The...
- Mon Mar 5 1:35 AM
Brighton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsene Wenger said Arsenal must recover quickly if they are to avoid suffering a fifth successive defeat when they visit AC Milan in the Europa League this week. The under-fire Gunners manager accepted winning the competition marks his side’s best hope of returni...
- Sun Mar 4 9:36 PM
Arsene Wenger’s managerial status at Arsenal has been thrown into disrepute after a damning string of losses in Europe and domestic competitions, and club legend Thierry Henry, who has been touted amongst an illustrious list of possible suitors to replace the under-fire French tactician in the su...
- Sun Mar 4 9:28 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal great Thierry Henry has said he would not “back down from a challenge” if a vacancy arose to succeed Arsene Wenger as manager of the Gunners. However, Henry is desperate for his under-fire fellow Frenchman to have the “last word” on an Arsenal career that started back when...
- Sun Mar 4 7:00 PM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger insisted he was still the right man to turn around Arsenal’s fortunes after a 2-1 loss to Brighton on Sunday saw the Gunners suffer their fourth straight defeat in all competitions. Successive 3-0 reverses by Manchester City, the first in the League Cup final and the...
- Sun Mar 4 5:44 PM
Brighton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsene Wenger admitted a top-four finish for Arsenal was now “nearly impossible” after the Gunners woes deepened following the 2-1 loss away to Brighton in the Premier League on Sunday. Their fourth successive loss in all competitions fanned the flames of an alr...
- Sun Mar 4 5:23 PM
I did a search on the caf for a "Wenger sack watch" thread and there isn't any. Not top 4, No Carling cup and No FA Cup and there are a lot of good team in the europa league. Is the situation sustainable for him ? Do we think that he's going to resign ? or that he's going to...
- Sun Mar 4 4:38 PM
Brighton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsene Wenger’s problems deepened as Arsenal lost 2-1 away to Brighton in the Premier League on Sunday — the Gunners’ fourth successive loss in all competitions. The future of Arsenal manager Wenger has been the subject of fierce debate amid reports of players’ m...
- Sun Mar 4 3:03 PM
Arsene Wenger Pre-Brighton Press Conference Brighton goal 1-0 Brighton goal 2-0 GOAAAL! Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang 2-1 Ooh..Koscielny hits the post at the end of the half We love dangerous back-passes Xhaka yellow Cech saves a tricky shot Ozil shot saved Arsenal penalty shout – not given Aubameyan...
- Sun Mar 4 1:42 PM
Join us this afternoon for live blog coverage of the Premier League clash with Brighton – kick off 1.30pm. We’ve got up the second live text commentary, updates, goal clips, observations and occasionally witty asides. Live blog chat is back too, but you must register an Arseblog Live account to t...
- Sun Mar 4 12:33 PM
Chelsea and Arsenal Vying for Services of Ancelott Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/03/2018 12:33:48 The tenure of Antonio Conte, as the head-coach of Chelsea, continues to generate numerous column inches.
The Tomkins Times
- Sun Mar 4 11:53 AM
Salah May Be The Star, But Liverpool Have So Many Outstanding Performers The two youngest teams in the Premier League this season met at Arctic Anfield last night, both managed by Arrigo Sacchi-inspired managers who know what it takes to win a major league with an underdog – not once, but twice e...
- Sun Mar 4 9:29 AM
It’s the day of a game. I sit at my computer with coffee. I think about the game, the opposition, the team Arsene Wenger might pick. Usually I have some sense of what we’ll do and how we’ll approach it, but today feels a bit different. It’s early March and we’re 13 points off the …
- Sun Mar 4 7:14 AM
On This Day in Football: Change in colours at Highbury, United 9-0 Ipswich - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1933, Arsenal unveiled a new kit design that replaced their traditional all-red shirts to the familiar red shirts with white sleeves. Manager Herbert Chapman who was kno...
- Sun Mar 4 4:00 AM
Blow for Arsenal as Juventus chase £45m deal for £100k-per-week star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Hector Bellerin could be on his way out of Arsenal this summer, with Juventus closing in on his signature. The Serie A giants saw a deadline day bid rejected for the Spaniard last summer but...
- Sun Mar 4 12:24 AM
Really pleased with his progression at LFC taking into account the odd blip. One thing noticeable about Alex is his ability to pick up the ball from midfield and run at the opposition defence - something I expected Gini to excel at but alas. Just needs
Bitter and Blue
- Sun Mar 4 12:00 AM
City made Arsenal fans feel even worse, if that is even possible at this point. Pep Guardiola and Manchester City murdered Arsenal on Sunday in the League Cup Final, and then spent about three days reviving them before murdering them again on Thursday in Premier League play. The scary part about...
- Sat Mar 3 10:36 PM
Ladies and Gentlemen, cast your minds back, if you will, to a time before Leroy Sane finished off a 19 pass move to put Manchester City three goals ahead of Arsenal at home. Back, in fact, to Wembley Stadium on Sunday, when the route to goal was a little more brutal. Claudio Bravo, the worst …
- Sat Mar 3 3:44 PM
Footballers are often recognised by their surname, with iconic surnames such as Beckham, Ronaldo, Zidane and Pirlo just some the most recognisable. As the next generation of stars take over in the Premier League, the names are shifting to the likes of Sterling, de Bruyne and Kane. Arsenal’s manag...
- Sat Mar 3 9:57 AM
With our away form as bad as it’s ever been under Arsene Wenger, we now face two games on the road starting with Brighton tomorrow and then a trip to Italy to face AC Milan in the Europa League. I have to admit my expectations are low. I think we could very well beat Brighton …
- Sat Mar 3 8:48 AM
- Sat Mar 3 5:19 AM
When N’Golo Kante first turned up in England, it wasn’t at an elite club, it was not at giants like Manchester United, Arsenal or Liverpool, nor was it at well-monied Manchester City or Abramovich backed Chelsea but at Leicester City. The club had worked hard to scout the French market and contin...
- Sat Mar 3 1:17 AM
Brighton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Arsene Wenger has grown used to defending himself in recent years but the Arsenal manager’s grip on his position has never seemed less secure ahead of Sunday’s clash with Brighton. A crushing 3-0 loss against Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium on Thursday in...
- Fri Mar 2 5:44 PM
It’s believed that Arsenal right-back Hector Bellerin is considering his future at the club after enduring a torrid 2017-18 campaign at the Emirates, and according to a report published by The Guardian, Juventus are supposedly ready to splash up to £45m on the rapid defender in order to rekindle...
- Fri Mar 2 5:11 PM
Arsenal 0-3 Manchester City The thing about saying “it feels like Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal reign has reached its end” is that I’ve definitely said it before, at various points over the last five years. And it never has been the end of Wenger’s reign, because – remarkably – he’s been the one who de...
- Fri Mar 2 3:59 PM
It wasn’t a surprise. Losing 3-0 to Manchester City in the Premier League, just days after losing 3-0 to Manchester City in the League Cup Final. Neither the defeat nor the manner of the defeat was a surprise. In the…
- Fri Mar 2 1:25 PM
London (AFP) – Petr Cech
says he can understand why Arsenal fans turned on their struggling team during Thursday’s chastening 3-0 defeat against Manchester City. Just days after losing by the same scoreline to City in the League Cup final, Arsene Wenger’s side endured another miserable blow at th...
- Fri Mar 2 12:50 PM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. On this week’s show I chat with a very cold Andrew Allen immediately after the 3-0 defeat to Man City on Thursday night and discuss what was a strange night at the Emirates, and another disappointing result. Then I’m joined by Phil...
- Fri Mar 2 11:12 AM
London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger have no margin for error as they fight to avoid being frozen out of the Premier League’s top four and next season’s Champions League. When the London rivals clashed in the Community Shield in August, the sparkling sunshin...
Republik Of Mancunia
- Fri Mar 2 10:00 AM
Sections of the press claimed that Sanchez was a “difficult” character to have in the dressing room. Martin Keown claimed that he was “the biggest mercenary in football” and that his behaviour “has affected the group”. Thierry Henry claimed he had created a “division in the team”. Arsenal support...
- Fri Mar 2 9:56 AM
London (AFP) – Pep Guardiola spoke of his admiration for Arsene Wenger after his Manchester City side steamrollered Arsenal for the second time in five days to increase the pressure on the Frenchman. The Gunners suffered another chastening 3-0 defeat at home on Thursday following a loss by the sa...
- Fri Mar 2 8:04 AM
Match report – Player ratings – Video After what happened at Wembley on Sunday, and bearing in mind the league table which showed them 27 points ahead of us, I don’t think anyone needed any further evidence of the gulf in quality between Arsenal and Man City, but just to make sure last night gave...
- Fri Mar 2 4:00 AM
Arsenal blow as ‘disillusioned’ £120k-per-week star considers exit after failed contract talks - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to The S*n, Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere could exit the Emirates Stadium at the end of the season following a breakdown in contract talks. The 26-year...
- Fri Mar 2 2:55 AM
After an extended break thanks to the Olympics, the FC Yahoo podcast returns triumphantly (depending on who you ask) to discuss, among other things, Neymar’s unfortunate and complicated injury situation. Will he be back in time for Paris Saint-Germain’s Champions League semifinals? Will PSG even...
- Fri Mar 2 2:14 AM
Good signing in my opinion. Considering that Sanchez leaving was an inevitability I think they've done reasonable business this window. Exactly the player Lacazette needs to be playing alongside if they are to get the best out of him. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date