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Guardian - Thu Nov 23 8:27 PM
There is a limit to how much genuine disappointment Arsène Wenger will carry from Cologne after a flat performance and narrow Europa League defeat for his understudies. They are qualified as group winners, despite a going-through-the-motions 90 minutes with few redeeming features, and all the whi...
Guardian - Thu Nov 23 5:14 PM
Updates from the 6pm GMT kick-off in Group H Live scores – all Thursday’s goals as they go in And you can email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 5.14pm GMT BANTER LATEST Some basic guidelines for Thursday night's @EuropaLeague match. #ReturnoftheGOAT pic.twitter.com/UKaPxkRcYI 5.12pm GMT Cologne: T...
Guardian - Wed Nov 22 8:45 AM
Today’s fluff is only just warming up After a busman’s holiday to Gelsenkirchen proved so fruitful in landing Sead Kolasinac in the summer, Arsène Wenger has tasked Arsenal’s new recruitment head honcho, Sven Mislintat , with wooing his former team-mate Leon Goretzka to north London. The 22-year-...
Guardian - Tue Nov 21 7:41 PM
Arsenal’s new head of recruitment brought Robert Lewandowski to Borussia Dortmund – now Arsenal hope he can unearth similar gems for them The decision to leave Borussia Dortmund to join Arsenal was not one Sven Mislintat made in a hurry. This sounds typical of a thoughtful, down-to-earth man who...
Guardian - Mon Nov 20 5:27 PM
• Mislintat had recruited Lewandowski and Dembélé for Bundesliga club • Chief scout Steve Rowley has stood down from his post after 25 years Arsenal have secured Borussia Dortmund’s Sven Mislintat as their new head of recruitment. The Gunners have drafted in the highly rated 45-year-old, who will...
Guardian - Sun Nov 19 10:30 PM
Defender calls on his team-mates to build on Tottenham victory as Arsène Wenger hails German’s role in north London derby triumph Lee Dixon tells an eye-opening story in the film 89 about being pinned up against the wall of the dressing room by his own team‑mates before his first north London der...
Guardian - Sun Nov 19 4:14 PM
Until Mauricio Pochettino’s side learn how to win away against their biggest rivals they will struggle to turn their undoubted potential into silverware For all that is positive about Tottenham, for all that they are about to move into an exciting new stadium and are blessed with a crop of highly...
Guardian - Sat Nov 18 6:05 PM
Sensational attacking force of Mesut Özil, Alexis Sánchez and Alexandre Lacazette make Tottenham toil in the north London derby Ten minutes into the second half at the Emirates Mesut Özil muscled Dele Alli off the ball on the edge of his own box, buffeted forward through the white shirts, played...
Guardian - Sat Nov 18 5:24 PM
• ‘I never questioned their commitment, ’ says manager of contract rebels • Özil and Sánchez played crucial roles in 2-0 victory over Tottenham Arsène Wenger insisted he has no doubts about Mesut Özil and Alexis Sánchez’s commitment after Arsenal’s contract rebels played starring roles in their t...
Guardian - Sat Nov 18 5:13 PM
Arsène Wenger says his Arsenal side deserved their 2-0 win over north London rivals Tottenham on Saturday. The Gunners recorded their first victory over Spurs since March 2014 with goals from Shkodran Mustafi and Alexis Sánchez. ‘I think we played with purpose, good concentration and desire, ’ sa...
Guardian - Sat Nov 18 2:48 PM
The noisy neighbours have been silenced for now. By the time Harry Kane and Dele Alli trudged off the pitch in the dying stages, with the triumphant taunts from the home fans ringing in their ears, Tottenham Hotspur had long let go of the notion of coming to the home of their fiercest rivals to o...
Guardian - Sat Nov 18 11:47 AM
Premier League updates from the north London derby The Recap: sign up now and get our weekly review email And feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglendenning 11.47am GMT Related: Granit Xhaka: ‘My dad’s first few months in jail were OK, then the beatings started’ 11.35am GMT Arsenal: Cech, Ko...
Guardian - Fri Nov 17 10:30 PM
• Argentinian manager says league success is his priority above cups • Pochettino is unbeaten in six derby battles with Arsène Wenger’s Arsenal Mauricio Pochettino heads into Saturday’s north London derby insisting he is not jealous of Arsenal’s success in claiming two FA Cups during the three an...
Guardian - Fri Nov 17 7:34 PM
Arsenal midfielder on Saturday’s derby clash with Tottenham, why Camden market reminds him of his childhood and why he believes his mental strength comes from his father’s time as a political prisoner in the former Yugoslavia It is the story that has shaped Granit Xhaka and fuelled the fires that...
Guardian - Fri Nov 17 1:04 PM
Tottenham will make the short trip to the Emirates more confident than ever of asserting that they are the dominant force in north London. Spurs have the x-factor in Harry Kane who has never failed to score against Arsenal in the league. Arsène Wenger needs to come up with a plan to stop the stri...
Guardian - Fri Nov 17 11:00 AM
Even if the truth is less than palatable to Arsenal fans, the old rivals have more in common than at any point since the Premier League’s formation With the Guardian’s unstoppable rise to global dominance** we at Guardian US thought we’d run a series of articles for fans wishing to improve their...
Guardian - Fri Nov 17 10:30 AM
The Arsenal striker, who scored twice in the final as Holland won Euro 2017, is forthright about the need for better conditions for women and for young girls to get the chance to play Like all the best strikers Vivianne Miedema cuts to the chase quickly. The conversation has turned to the Norwegi...
Guardian - Fri Nov 17 10:00 AM
Only three Gunners players feature in our north London derby XI and one of those – Alexis Sánchez – is largely relying on past performances Petr Cech has been one of the finest goalkeepers of the Premier League era and, at 35, is still very good. But he is past his best, with that prediction of h...
Guardian - Fri Nov 17 9:00 AM
The big leagues are returning in style with four big derbies: Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal, Roma v Lazio, Basaksehir v Galatasaray and Atlético v Real Madrid By Martin Laurence for WhoScored? , part of the Guardian Sport Network The first North London derby of the season gets the ball rolling agai...
Guardian - Thu Nov 16 5:18 PM
Arsène Wenger believes his Arsenal side have enough quality to overcome Tottenham when they meet at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday. The last time Arsenal recorded a league win against their north London rivals was in March 2014. Mauricio Pochettino, meanwhile, says he respects Wenger as a manag...
Guardian - Thu Nov 16 3:31 PM
• Tottenham manager heaps lavish praise on Arsenal counterpart • Coach’s remarks made 48 hours before north London derby Mauricio Pochettino has lavished praise on Arsène Wenger ahead of the first north London derby of the season, describing his counterpart at Arsenal as a “very special manager”,...
Guardian - Thu Nov 16 11:05 AM
Where the Emirates reeks of broken dreams, Spurs’ world seems alive with potential before the clubs meet on Saturday. They are becoming the club Arsenal should have been – but now they need trophies A gleaming new stadium looming over north London. A distinct style based around homegrown players...
Guardian - Thu Nov 16 10:49 AM
• Giroud will miss Saturday’s match against Tottenham with a minor injury • Manager dismisses Lee Dixon’s comments on team’s lack of toughness Arsène Wenger says his Arsenal side “have no fear” before this weekend’s north London derby despite falling behind Tottenham for the first time in his 21...
Guardian - Thu Nov 16 9:16 AM
Today’s fluff is in discord and rhyme Real Betis “believe they are close to pulling off a massive coup”, according to the Mirror. In these days of military takeovers of African quasi-dictatorships you might think that football gossipmongers might have temporarily scaled back on their use of the w...
Guardian - Wed Nov 15 2:00 PM
Antoine Griezmann, Olivier Giroud and Alexandre Lacazette scored for France in the international break – and Kylian Mbappé was their standout player By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football News It is difficult to draw too many conclusions from France’s two friendlies in the last few...
Guardian - Wed Nov 15 8:30 AM
Today’s whispers are sold out Who remembers the Sami Khedira transfer storm of 2015? Well, that’s because there wasn’t one . Khedira, criminally under-appreciated at Real Madrid, joined Juventus on a free transfer and that was that. It was a good move for Khedira, it was a cheap move for Juve, wh...
Guardian - Tue Nov 14 8:49 AM
Today’s rumours are really feeling for Carlo Tavecchio Which is worse: being stuck in limbo or being stuck at Arsenal ? It’s hard to say for sure but we can all agree that they are both pretty terrible. So spare a thought for Mesut Özil , who has been living that twin hell for some time now. Happ...
Guardian - Sun Nov 12 10:30 PM
• Former Arsenal striker surprised how defensive Irish were in goalless first leg • Denmark will go through on away goals if there is a score draw on Tuesday The boos at the final whistle suggested that Denmark fans believed their team blew their best chance of World Cup qualification by failing...
Guardian - Sat Nov 11 10:33 PM
• Arsenal midfielder feels the best team won in Belfast World Cup play-off • Michael O’Neill admits his focus is on preparing for second leg in Basel Granit Xhaka has told Northern Ireland to stop moaning about the controversial penalty that handed Switzerland the advantage in their World Cup pla...
Guardian - Fri Nov 10 8:40 AM
Today’s fluff is punctual While the agents of Steven Pienaar, Joseph Yobo and James McFadden have been waiting anxiously for a call ever since David Moyes was unveiled as West Ham manager, their phones seem unlikely to ring any time soon. Having had a couple of days to familiarise himself with hi...