- Mon Aug 20 6:49 PM
• ‘I can sit for hours contemplating the horizon, ’ says Wenger • Wenger confirms Thierry Henry interested in Bordeaux job Arsène Wenger has indicated he will wait a few more weeks before deciding on his future but admitted he is enjoying his spare time since leaving Arsenal at the end of last se...
- Sat Aug 18 9:14 PM
Italian has good fortune Chelsea have started with two wins while Unai Emery must feel aggrieved Arsenal are stuck on zero For two managers new to English football, bringing their own ideas and cultures to these shores, it did not take long to experience the full chaos of the Premier League in al...
- Sat Aug 18 7:34 PM
This ended up feeling like a vindication of all the caution expressed publicly by Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery in the campaign’s early days. Chelsea, relieved to have a player of Eden Hazard’s calibre to fling on to make a difference, triumphed here at Arsenal’s expense and celebrated in the gid...
- Sat Aug 18 4:32 PM
Premier League updates from the London derby Tony Adams: ‘I put down alcohol. But not fish and chips’ And feel free to email Scott to get in touch 4.32pm BST Chelsea: Arrizabalaga, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso, Kante, Jorginho, Barkley, Willian, Morata, Pedro. Subs: Hazard, Caballero, Moses...
- Sat Aug 18 4:00 PM
The ex-Arsenal captain on football’s drinking culture, the joy of Hobnobs – and why food is his last weakness I regret my own parents not teaching me to cook. Thank god for my wife, a fantastic cook. Her name was Poppy Teacher a member of the whisky family when I met her, when I’d given up drin...
- Fri Aug 17 3:58 PM
The Uruguayan caught the eye in the World Cup. Now the Gunners hope he will do the same for them Time for Torreira. That is the motto Arsenal chose to accompany all their messaging about the most pivotal of the five new recruits they have welcomed to try to help Unai Emery rework the shape of the...
- Fri Aug 17 2:53 PM
Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery are still feeling their way into a new league. Yet this derby may provide a far better gauge of their capabilities than Chelsea’s walkover at Huddersfield, or Arsenal’s toils against Manchester City. Sarri, who is considering offering Eden Hazard a first start, belie...
- Fri Aug 17 12:45 AM
Chelsea and Arsenal promise goals and flaws, Fulham need to tighten up at Spurs and will sparks fly again when Benítez meets Warnock? With two teams in flux, Chelsea’s derby with Arsenal is a meeting that promises goals. Both sides are vulnerable in defence and dangerous in attack. Although beate...
- Thu Aug 16 6:01 PM
• Unai Emery backs goalkeeper after Manchester City loss • ‘For Saturday, the decision for me is easy’ Unai Emery has confirmed goalkeeper Petr Cech
will keep his place in goal for Arsenal when they head to Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. The 36-year-old appeared to struggle with Emery...
- Wed Aug 15 4:47 PM
• Italian club have option to sign goalkeeper on permanent basis • 29-year-old had fallen down the pecking order at Arsenal David Ospina has joined Napoli on loan with the Italian club having the option to buy the goalkeeper from Arsenal on a permanent basis. Ospina has fallen down the pecking or...
- Tue Aug 14 1:48 PM
Our cartoonist on a Mo Salah superfan, an underwhelmed Maurizio Sarri and Arsenal’s new 15-year-old View all of David’s cartoons here Continue reading