- Sun Mar 11 10:56 PM
• Eden Hazard
likely to be spared false No 9 role this time • Olivier Giroud
may be preferred to Álvaro Morata in attack Antonio Conte intends to consult his players over how best to overcome Barcelona on Wednesday, a move which should allow Eden Hazard
to argue against his deployment as a false...
- Sun Mar 11 6:09 PM
German international reached his half-century of assists as Arsenal’s best players all contributed to victory over Watford With eight minutes gone in this meeting of upper-to-mid‑table powers there was a significant little wonky detail. Arsenal had just taken the lead on an afternoon when they pa...
- Sun Mar 11 4:21 PM
It was the game in between the games that matter for Arsenal and for long spells, there was a stuffed Sunday lunch feeling to it all. But it turned into something palatable for Arsène Wenger – a comfortable Emirates Stadium win, which was decorated by encouraging second-half flickers from the Jan...
- Sun Mar 11 12:50 PM
Updates from the 1.30pm GMT kick-off at the Emirates Wenger refuses to take ‘cojones’ bait over rematch And you can email Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 12.47pm GMT Finally Wenger is talking of “cojones” he speaks many a language but his metaphorical testicle chat has been limited over the years and f...
- Sat Mar 10 10:44 PM
Arsenal showed ‘cojones’ in the Europa League win at Milan on Thursday – something the Watford captain, Troy Deeney, accused them of lacking at Vicarage Road in October. Arsène Wenger’s players might want to prove a point to him but, really, the oomph has been knocked from their Premier League se...
- Fri Mar 9 10:47 PM
• Arsenal manager bats away reference to Troy Deeney comment • ‘We need to win again to build belief, ’ says upbeat Wenger In the modern world of non-stop attention and relentness challenges Arsène Wenger walked away from the San Siro sidelines, allowed a moment to catch some respite from the ten...
- Fri Mar 9 10:47 PM
• Chelsea manager lays down the law to Belgian playmaker • Conte expected to use Olivier Giroud
against Palace on Saturday Eden Hazard
has been warned by Antonio Conte that he could find himself back as a false No 9 despite the Belgian playmaker having publicly voiced his frustrations with the ro...
- Fri Mar 9 10:41 PM
• José Mourinho blames poor return on signing Sánchez in January • Former Arsenal forward has scored once in eight games for United José Mourinho has admitted he is yet to get the best out of Alexis Sánchez, with the manager blaming the forward’s disappointing form on joining Manchester United mi...
- Fri Mar 9 9:19 AM
Today’s rumours are waiting for one to land Antonio Conte was joined at training this week by a captain, leader, legend who certainly knows his way around Cobham. But if John Terry was hoping a little bit of conspicuous swotting up might get him a foot in the door when the Italian’s long arrivede...
- Fri Mar 9 1:12 AM
Too often notable by his absence, Mesut Özil showed the skills that can make him a world beater against Milan When Brighton beat Arsenal to push Arsène Wenger and his miserable band of men even further into their palace of sadness last weekend, Mesut Özil was nowhere to be seen. It was easy to re...
- Thu Mar 8 10:44 PM
The Frenchman was under pressure after some terrible results but the Gunners did their jobs well in Milan Arsene Wènger complimented his players for at last showing a reaction to the “nightmare” period they have endured with an authoritative 2-0 win at Milan. Arsenal have taken a significant stri...
- Thu Mar 8 8:39 PM
After all the weeks of swimming against the tide, the games when their heads dipped, their bodies felt heavier, Arsenal grasped hold of their Europa League lifebelt and gave themselves a chance of saving their season. If the latter Wenger years have seen Arsenal drift from challenging for the lea...
- Thu Mar 8 6:12 PM
Europa League updates from San Siro, 6pm GMT kick-off Live scoreboard: updates from all Thursday’s ties And email Paul here or tweet him here , if you fancy 6.10pm GMT 8 min : Wilshere makes a canny dart from deep into the area and is picked out by Ozil. With several defenders in front of him he...
- Thu Mar 8 4:33 PM
Tempers flared in a Russian Premier league match between Arsenal Tula and Akhmat Grozny last Sunday as the Akhmat player Oleg Ivanov went down injured, only for Tula to carry on playing and score. The game ended 1-0 to Arsenal and with it, they go above Akhmat in the league, but questions about u...
- Thu Mar 8 3:58 PM
I understand a big club in a bad way will always be the story rather than a smaller one such as Brighton achieving a remarkable result but Sunday’s win did not happen by chance You might think when a team such as Brighton & Hove Albion record a historic victory over Arsenal the way we celebrate w...
- Wed Mar 7 11:13 PM
• Arsène Wenger’s men at San Siro with chance to save their season • Danny Welbeck
set to lead the line for Gunners Arsène Wenger has urged his players “not to forget” their qualities as they head into the Europa League tie that represents their last chance to salvage a stricken season. Arsenal a...
- Tue Mar 6 2:16 PM
Arsenal have lost their last four away games and are conceding more goals than relegation-threatened Newcastle By Martin Laurence for WhoScored , part of the Sport Network Arsène Wenger’s toughest task in his long tenure at Arsenal may well be putting a positive spin on a decline that will surely...
- Mon Mar 5 1:19 PM
Arsenal captain admits belief will not return swiftly Players and Arsène Wenger share responsibility, he says Laurent Koscielny
has laid bare the crisis of confidence at Arsenal and admitted the players’ self-belief will not return swiftly after Brighton inflicted the team’s fourth defeat in the...
- Mon Mar 5 12:19 PM
Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger insists he is the man to revive the club’s form after his side lost to Brighton 2-1 on Sunday. The defeat at the Amex was Arsenal’s fourth in a row, and Wenger’s worst run as the club’s manager - despite this the Frenchman insists he still the man to drive the team f...
- Mon Mar 5 12:10 PM
The Italian club, who face Arsenal on Thursday in the Europa League last 16, have picked up under Rino Gattuso but questions remain about their finances When Alessio Romagnoli scored the penalty that sent Milan into the Coppa Italia final on Wednesday, cutting through the Stadio Olimpico chill to...