- Fri Feb 9 10:03 PM
You’ve probably never heard of “per 100” but maybe you should have. If you know what per90 is, stats prorated per90 minutes played, then you can probably figure out what per100 is – it’s basically how many of X event…
- Fri Feb 9 9:31 PM
Oguzhan Ozyakup’s contract at Besiktas JK is due to expire in the summer, and according to a report published by the Mirror, Arsenal are allegedly prepared to re-sign the Turk for free after flogging the midfielder to his current employers for just €500, 000 in 2012. Ozyakup joined the Gunners in...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Fri Feb 9 8:32 PM
Without potential Champions League or FA Cup matchups, Saturday is the last North London Derby of the season. Thanks, Arsenal. Three games down and two to go. In the gauntlet that is Spurs’ February fixture list, the lilywhites have jumped out to a strong start. A massive victory over United, a...
- Fri Feb 9 8:12 PM
After being frozen out of Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United squad in the 2017-18 campaign, Henrikh Mkhitaryan made a mid-season switch to Arsenal in a deal which saw Alexis Sanchez move the other way in a direct swap, and the Armenian play-maker is seemingly eager to accomplish greater career fea...
- Fri Feb 9 7:41 PM
Arsenal youngster Chiori Johnson is on trial with Blackburn Rovers. The right-back hasn’t featured for Arsenal U23s all season but is now back to full fitness and is hoping to earn a contract with Blackburn. Johnson, a graduate of Arsenal’s Hale End academy, signed scholarship terms in the summ...
- Fri Feb 9 7:16 PM
Captaining Arsenal’s helm since 1996, Arsene Wenger is undoubtedly the Premier League’s longest serving manager having spent over two decades at the Gunners, a reign which has seen the Frenchman steer the club towards a glittering multitude of domestic silverware and accolades. Emulating Wenger’s...
- Fri Feb 9 7:00 PM
Toby Alderweireld says he is ready to take on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in this weekend’s North London derby. Aubameyang, who joined Arsenal for around £60 million on deadline day, scored four goals in four appearances for Borussia Dortmund against Tottenham. Spurs defender Alderweireld explained...
- Fri Feb 9 6:51 PM
Here’s the schedule of soccer commentators for the weekend Premier League matches (all times Eastern): Saturday, February 10 Spurs vs. Arsenal, 7:30am, CNBC, Universo, Sling Blue (with World News Extra), DIRECTV NOW and fubo Premier — Derek Rae and Lee Dixon Stoke vs. Brighton, 10am, CNBC, Slin...
Republik Of Mancunia
- Fri Feb 9 6:43 PM
After choosing to leave Arsenal and snub Manchester City’s advances, Alexis Sanchez has explained why he decided that Manchester United was the club for him. I think that Manchester United, since I was young – and I’m not just saying this because I’m here, I’m an honest guy and I never lie – I th...
- Fri Feb 9 6:35 PM
Arsenal are preparing themselves to lock horns with bitter north-London rivals Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday lunch time, a fiery encounter which will undoubtedly play host to an array of fearsome battles across the park, controversy, and most importantly goalmouth action under the splendour of We...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Fri Feb 9 1:30 PM
The newly crowned winners of the transfer window (!), Arsenal have been reborn just in time to derail Tottenham’s top-four push. The Season So Far Arsenal ’s 2017-18 has been a unique campaign in recent Premier League history. Never before has a top side been so obviously good and yet so obviousl...
- Fri Feb 9 12:55 PM
Deal close: Bad news for Arsenal as €20.2m forward nears Inter Milan move - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have been dealt a blow with Racing Club striker Lautaro Martinez closing in on a move to Inter Milan. The 20-year-old is reportedly on his way to the San Siro for €20.2m in the...
- Fri Feb 9 12:45 PM
London (AFP) – Henrikh Mkhitaryan is living a dream at Arsenal after being reunited with close friend and “the best team-mate” he’s shared a dressing room with in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Mkhitaryan bagged three assists on his home debut — including the pass to tee up Aubameyang for his first A...
- Fri Feb 9 12:00 PM
Tottenham welcome Arsenal to Wembley on Saturday for the second North London derby of the season, and Mauricio Pochettino has a number of decisions to make regarding his team selection. There was plenty of rotation for Wednesday’s FA Cup replay win over Newport County, which gave a few players th...
- Fri Feb 9 10:52 AM
Only 4 currently Tottenham v Woolwich Wanderers Tottenham v Arsenal Build up and match thread Spurs have the Whip hand this time v Arsenal. Don't we? Officials Tottenham v Arsenal and this one could evolve into the 5th if we are not careful :54:
- Fri Feb 9 10:38 AM
Might as well make this a thread. I've already posted my thoughts in Arse Fam TV thread. Pogue Mahone said: ↑ Logic dictates that an Arsenal win would be best for us. Puts more breathing space between us and the pack. Feck logic, though. I want an absolutely humiliating defeat for Arsenal, with M...
- Fri Feb 9 7:24 AM
Arsene Wenger met the press yesterday ahead of tomorrow’s North London derby at Wembley, and the latest team news is that there’s a real doubt over Petr Cech who picked up a calf knock during the 5-1 win over Everton. Should he not make it, it will David Ospina in goal, and the manager publicly …
- Fri Feb 9 6:31 AM
Welcome to another episode of the Arsecast – the Arsenal podcast. In today’s bumper edition of the show I chat with Amy Lawrence about all the January changes and Arsenal’s new look attack. What now for Alexandre Lacazette, how will Arsene Wenger approach the North London derby and more. After th...
- Fri Feb 9 2:24 AM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger has warned his Arsenal stars to keep their cool when they face bitter rivals Tottenham as the heated north London derby returns to Wembley for the first time in 25 years. Languishing in sixth place in the Premier League, Wenger’s side are however just four points behi...
- Fri Feb 9 1:19 AM
London (AFP) – Tottenham host Arsenal at Wembley this weekend aiming to crush the optimism created by the Gunners’ new-look forward line while the absent Riyad Mahrez will be missed by both teams at the Etihad. Elsewhere, Antonio Conte’s Chelsea welcome West Brom with the Italian manager’s job lo...
- Thu Feb 8 11:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino has held his press conference ahead of this weekend’s North London derby against Arsenal at Wembley. Tottenham progressed to the fifth round of the FA Cup by beating Newport County on Wednesday, and most of the press conference was taken up by talk of Spurs’ next opponents. Po...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Thu Feb 8 10:32 PM
PDB stops by to talk about the NLD. The latest chapter of the North London Derby will be written on Saturday as Tottenham Hotspur hosts Arsenal at Wembley Stadium. Spurs sit four points above their rivals and could vault themselves into the top 4 with a victory. Arsenal are looking for some new l...
- Thu Feb 8 8:50 PM
A lot riding on this game for both teams. Arsenal will be under a lot of pressure to win this game especially since they have man city in the league in their next game. If we win I reckon that will end arsenals hopes of playing CL football next season and catapult us up to 3rd before the other ga...
- Thu Feb 8 8:00 PM
A Not So Fab Four For Arsenal? Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 08/02/2018 19:39:40 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Arsenal FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Feb 8 6:46 PM
Good morning. First on diving. Arsene Wenger has, rightly, highlighted diving ahead of the North London Derby on Saturday and said that we need to kick the English Scourge of diving out of football. Here’s how all this started: Harry…
- Thu Feb 8 6:00 PM
Last week, Mesut Özil put an end to months of speculation by signing a new contract with Arsenal. Having already lost Alexis Sanchez, the Gunners were staring down the barrel of a PR and footballing disaster by losing both of their headline acts in the space of a few short months. So to say Özil’...
- Thu Feb 8 2:48 PM
Mkhi Makes Himself Feel At Home Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 08/02/2018 14:48:07 Henrikh Mkhitaryan stayed behind for an extra striking practice this week and it's caused a bit of a kerfuffle.
- Thu Feb 8 2:16 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger put North London rivalries aside as he accepted Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane is the most in-form striker in Europe on Thursday. Kane, 24, became the second fastest player to ever reach 100 Premier League goals by netting his 31st of the season in jus...
- Thu Feb 8 1:11 PM
Spurs Have The Whip Hand This Time v Arsenal. Don Vitalfootball: Spurs: 08/02/2018 12:45:38 The big game is upon us, Belgian Spur takes at the looming derby match.
- Thu Feb 8 1:08 PM
Tottenham are still falling short of Bordeaux’s valuation of Malcom, according to reports in France. Last month, the Telegraph claimed Spurs had emerged as the favourites to sign Malcom for a fee of around £35 million. A deal failed to materialise in the January transfer window, but Tottenham and...
- Thu Feb 8 1:02 PM
The big game is upon us, Belgian Spur takes at the looming derby match. Click here to read the article
- Thu Feb 8 12:02 PM
Arsenal Team News For Tottenham - No Wembley Probl Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 08/02/2018 11:36:39 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been holding his pre Tottenham Hotspur press conference today, and he's the team news for the game.
- Thu Feb 8 7:02 AM
Morning all. The build up the derby begins in earnest today with Arsene Wenger set to meet the press this morning. The early, if unofficial, team news, suggests that Petr Cech should be fit, Nacho Monreal has recovered from illness, and Danny Welbeck is back in contention for a place in the squad...
- Wed Feb 7 10:44 PM
The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal this Saturday. Click here to read the article
- Wed Feb 7 7:11 PM
Ainsley Maitland-Niles is a name Arsenal and football fans alike will be hearing a lot more of in the coming weeks and months after bursting emphatically into the Gunners’ senior set-up this term, and though it’s taken the 20-year-old over a decade to make the grade at the club, he believes that...
- Wed Feb 7 6:19 PM
Arsenal will be priming themselves to pounce for Thomas Lemar yet again in the coming summer transfer period as it’s arisen that the influential winger – according to a report published by French outlet Mundo Deportivo – has opted to reject a contract extension at the Ligue 1 outfit, with his cur...
Everton FC Blogs
- Wed Feb 7 3:00 PM
believes Sam Allardyce is already getting the best out of him as he revealed the hard work being put in on the training ground ahead of Saturday’s visit of Crystal Palace. The January si
- Wed Feb 7 2:20 PM
The January transfer window has ended, and after a ton of speculation for the past few months, all of the transfers in and out have been completed. But which top Premier League clubs did better than others? I’ve rated Arsenal, Chelsea, Everton, Liverpool, Man City, Man United and Spurs below: A...
Everton FC Blogs
- Wed Feb 7 12:45 PM
January signing Theo Walcott
is the cover star of February’s edition of the Everton magazine. The jet-heeled forward has proven a hit with Evertonians since swapping Arsenal for the Blues last month a
- Wed Feb 7 11:12 AM
Armstrong Okoflex was born on the day that Dennis Bergkamp scored his famous goal against Newcastle United, and the youngster will hope that he too can eventually step up and produce magical moments for the first-team. For now, though, Okoflex’s main aim is to make a major impact at U18 level and...
- Wed Feb 7 7:35 AM
Considering there’s a North London derby on Saturday it’s pretty quiet in terms of general news. Maybe it’s because we won so comprehensively last weekend and wins seems to have a natural life cycle. We win, we enjoy it – well, most of us anyway – and then it sort of fades away into the …
- Wed Feb 7 3:41 AM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- T.J. Gibbs scored 22 first-half points and finished with a career-high 28 as Notre Dame overcame a record-setting effort by Boston College's Jerome Robinson and ended its longest losing streak in nine years with a 96-85 victory over the Eagles on Tuesday night. Robinson f...
- Wed Feb 7 12:01 AM
Looking for a strong attacking line up V Soton and now I want Arsenal to batter those cheating b ard Spurs. I've really got the hump with Pochettino now he was 5th last season if it's only 5th this time..I hope he gets the boot. Bugger off to R
- Tue Feb 6 4:45 PM
This weekend was matchday 26 in the Premier League and featured what should have been the game of the weekend, a top four clash between two of the hottest teams in English football, Liverpool and Tottenham. It was a game…
- Tue Feb 6 12:30 PM
Done deal: Ex-Arsenal and Manchester City star completes shock Serie A move - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal and Manchester City defender Bacary Sagna has joined Benevento on a free transfer, the Italian club confirmed on their official website. Bienvenue Bacary 🇫🇷💪🏼#Bienven...
- Tue Feb 6 8:11 AM
Arsenal chasing 23-year-old defender, player is keen to move on - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are interested in signing Juventus defender Daniele Rugani. The 23-year-old has struggled to displace Andrea Barzagli, Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini in Juve’s starting XI and his...
- Tue Feb 6 7:58 AM
Arsenal monitoring £52.5 million playmaker, Man Utd also in the mix - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are monitoring the progress of Benfica winger Andrija Zivkovic. Portuguese media outlet O Jogo have claimed the Gunners sent a team of scouts to watch the 21-year-old during Benfica’s...
- Tue Feb 6 7:48 AM
Everton, Arsenal and Liverpool linked with move for £29 million midfielder - originally posted on Sportslens.com Hoffenheim midfielder Kerem Demirbay has been linked with a move to the Premier League. Everton, Arsenal and Liverpool are amongst the teams interested in signing the 24-year-old, alth...
- Tue Feb 6 7:11 AM
Always at the cutting edge of online journalism, Arseblog has this morning received an exclusive picture of Olivier Giroud
after Chelsea’s 4-1 defeat to Watford last night: It’s a kind of surprising result but also not a surprising one for a Chelsea side who have won just two of their last ten ga...
- Tue Feb 6 12:40 AM
London (AFP) – Just days after Arsenal were lurching towards another crisis, Arsene Wenger can suddenly look to a brighter future thanks to a revitalised attack spearheaded by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. An error-strewn 3-1 defeat at struggling Swansea last Tuesday was the l...
- Mon Feb 5 10:28 PM
Premier League 2 Arsenal 4 (Nketiah 12, 62, 77, Nelson 26) Everton 0 By Jeorge Bird @Meadow Park Eddie Nketiah scored a hat-trick as Arsenal U23s produced another impressive team performance in a 4-0 thrashing of Everton at home tonight. The young Gunners have been hugely impressive recently and...
- Mon Feb 5 7:41 PM
Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright has fired shots at Arsene Wenger over the French tactician’s somewhat damaging treatment of Alexandre Lacazette, especially after the Gunners landed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund in a club-record transfer deal. Lacazette joined the north-London...
- Mon Feb 5 7:15 PM
Watford vs Cheslea confirmed starting line-ups - originally posted on Sportslens.com Olivier Giroud
has been named amongst Chelsea’s substitutes for Monday’s trip to Watford. Giroud, who scored eight goals for Arsenal this season before making the switch to Stamfrod Bridge, watched on from the be...
- Mon Feb 5 7:02 PM
According to a report published by Portuguese outlet O Jogo, Arsenal allegedly deployed a team of scouts to monitor SL Benfica’s Andrija Zivkovic, who featured during the ‘Águias’ 5-1 Liga NOS drubbing of Rio Ave on Saturday afternoon. Zivkovic is a valuable asset to Benfica and it’s believed tha...
- Mon Feb 5 6:25 PM
After Olivier Giroud
jumped across the capital to join Chelsea during January’s transfer deadline day for a fee which is said to be in the £15m bracket, Arsene Wenger has admitted the reason why Arsenal let the imposing striker leave the Emirates for a direct domestic rival. Alexandre Lacazette,...
- Mon Feb 5 5:00 PM
Tottenham target Malcom has revealed he wanted to leave Bordeaux in January and a summer exit is likely. The Brazilian winger is also wanted by Arsenal, but Spurs emerged as favourites to sign him last month. “It’s my dream to progress in my career, ” he told Telefoot (via the Independent). “I sp...
- Mon Feb 5 2:58 PM
Quote from srslfc on Yesterday at 02:19:01 pm We definitely need a Wilshere style player in our midfield but I've never been totally convinced by Wilshere. Creative midfield player? Defintley. Jack Wikshere? Not for me.
- Mon Feb 5 1:41 PM
Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and James from @gunnerblog. In this week’s episode James and I battle the very Internet itself as we try to stay connected to discuss the 5-1 win over Everton on Saturday. We chat about the impact of the new signings, what they’v...
- Mon Feb 5 1:20 PM
Deschamps Urged Giroud to Leave Arsenal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 05/02/2018 12:54:06 Tonight there is every expectation that, with Alvaro Morata still injured and Michy Batshuayi having gone out on loan, Olivier Giroud
will make his Chelsea debut.
Everton FC Blogs
- Mon Feb 5 12:26 PM
Everton Under-23s have the opportunity to leapfrog Arsenal in the Premier League 2 table when they face the Gunners on Monday night. The young Blues are at Boreham Wood FC’s Meadow Park this evening l
- Mon Feb 5 10:53 AM
Angry & Hurt Following Arsenal Defeat Vitalfootball: Everton: 05/02/2018 10:35:48 Everton's centre half Ashley Williams
has said all the players were left 'angry and hurt' following the heavy defeat to Arsenal at the weekend.
- Mon Feb 5 10:40 AM
Under-fire Chelsea and Antonio Conte head to Watford on the Sky Sports Monday Night Football this evening with Olivier Giroud
expected to start. Could the Frenchman literally save our season? It’s a big statement to make but think about it for a second before you judge and let me explain how I be...
- Mon Feb 5 9:27 AM
Should have been taken off 5mins after being brought on yesterday. Absolutely diabolical.
- Mon Feb 5 9:19 AM
New Duo Shine For Wenger Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 05/02/2018 09:19:53 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has heaped praise on January arrivals Henrikh Mkhitaryan following their performances in their home debuts against Everton last weekend.
- Mon Feb 5 9:11 AM
Bellerin Always Had Belief In Ozil Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 05/02/2018 08:52:42 With Mesut Ozil ending speculation about his future last week and penning a new contract at Arsenal, Hector Bellerin has said the squad always 'knew he was going to stay'
Royal Blue Mersey
- Mon Feb 5 7:25 AM
In today’s links: Arsenal embarrass Everton, Lookman has a dream debut, and the team is depressed I hope your weekend was better than that of Sam Allardyce . His Everton team were humiliated by Arsenal. The young winger he froze out of the squad had a dream debut on loan in a league that Allardyc...
Everton FC Blogs
- Mon Feb 5 7:25 AM
Dominic Calvert-Lewin says he is feeling “fresh and ready to go” after scoring Everton’s goal at Arsenal on Saturday evening. Calvert-Lewin and fellow substitute Tom Davies won praise from boss Sam Al
- Mon Feb 5 6:56 AM
On This Day in Football: Hereford shock Newcastle, Newcastle shock Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1972, non-leaguers Hereford United produced one of the biggest upsets in FA Cup history by beating Newcastle United 2-1 in the Third Round. The first shock came on 24 Ja...
- Mon Feb 5 6:31 AM
Arsenal Trio In Team Of The Week (5/2/18) Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 05/02/2018 06:31:25 Arsenal are represented in the latest Premier League team of the week that has been selected by BBC pundit Garth Crooks following the clash with Everton.
- Mon Feb 5 5:39 AM
Morning all. Yesterday’s 2-2 draw between Liverpool and Marshlands Diving Club is probably a good result for us, all things considered. While our chances of bridging the gap to the top four are slim, they’re far from impossible, and the more points those around us drop the better. It keeps us in...