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The Sun - Fri Dec 29 10:30 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA missed out on all the game’s major honours in his first season in English football. Chelsea (league champ-ions), Arsenal (FA Cup winners) and Manchester United (Europa League and EFL Cup) took care of business. Yet, incredibly, it still goes down as Pep’s year. He changed the face o...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 6:51 PM
ROY HODGSON has issued a firm hands-off warning to the host of clubs interested in signing his Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha. The winger’s performances have helped to revitalise the Eagles’ season after terrible start to the campaign cost Frank de Boer his job. And that has led to the 25-year...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 5:19 PM
ARSENAL make the trip to an unhappy hunting ground as they face West Brom at The Hawthorns. The Gunners lost on their last two visits to the Baggies and will need to improve their fortunes in the West Midlands as they chase a top four place. But West Brom’s are not quite the same animal …
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 12:57 PM
LIVERPOOL are reportedly set to win the race to sign Leon Gortezka on a free transfer next summer. German outlet Bild claims Jurgen Klopp has pulled off another transfer coup just days after beating Manchester City to Virgil van Dijk. Liverpool set a new world record when they agreed to hand over...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 11:53 AM
HECTOR BELLERIN has asked Twitter for help finding a fan who made a banner bearing his name. The Spain international, 22, took to social media on Friday to make a plea to his 1.1 million followers. Came across this picture of last nights game, could everyone RT and help me find this young fan ple...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 11:42 AM
AHEAD of the January transfer window, clubs are already making preparations for the second half of the season. Liverpool have set the ball rolling, completing a £75million deal to sign Virgil van Dijk from Southampton. And while usually the top clubs stay away from doing business during the winte...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 11:04 AM
THIERRY HENRY has laid into Arsenal over their “astonishing” handling of the Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil transfer sagas. Both players are out of contract in the summer with neither even close to signing up again. It means striker Sanchez and midfielder Ozil will be free to leave the Emirates fo...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 10:35 AM
LAURENT KOSCIELNY was Arsenal’s only outfield player to NOT celebrate Alexis Sanchez’s second against Crystal Palace, adding to Thierry Henry’s claims there is a rift in the dressing room. The Chilean supremo netted a second half brace as the Gunners narrowly beat the Eagles 3-2 at Selhurst Park...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 10:00 AM
HALF of Arsenal’s outfield players failed to celebrate Alexis Sanchez’s opener against Crystal Palace last night, prompting Thierry Henry to claim of a rift in the dressing room. The five players who did not run over to join Sanchez’s celebrations for his first goal in the 3-2 win were Laurent Ko...
The Sun - Fri Dec 29 1:07 AM
JACK WILSHERE revealed he is desperate to start new contract talks with Arsenal. The England midfielder, 25, who set up Alexis Sanchez’s second goal with a sublime 30-yard pass, is out of contract at the end of the season. Wilshere said: “I feel fitter, I’m getting better with each game. “It’s an...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 10:49 PM
ARSENAL legend Thierry Henry and fellow Sky Sports pundit Graeme Souness believe Alexis Sanchez is causing a divide in the Gunners dressing room. The Chilean was at the double in the second half as Arsenal survived a wobble to ensure they picked up three crucial points. But talk after the game wa...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 10:30 PM
ARSENAL will battle Manchester City for West Brom captain Jonny Evans in the January transfer window. Arsene Wenger has made signing a centre-half his top priority next month. But he doesn’t want to take another defensive gamble after £35million Shkodran Mustafi and £11million Gabriel Paulista bo...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 10:05 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ produced a match-winning display for Arsenal at Crystal Palace, but most people treated his exploits as if they were a goodbye gift to the Gunners. The Chilean struck twice inside four second half minutes to seal the points and a 3-2 win at Selhurst Park on Thursday. But with specu...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 9:51 PM
ARSENE WENGER’S memory might be going but his appetite for a scrap remains as sharp as ever. Age Concern probably wouldn’t approve of two OAPs going toe to toe on a freezing winter’s night. But football’s oldest bosses with a combined age of 138 showed that they are not ready for the pipe and sli...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 9:49 PM
ARSENAL visit Selhurst Park on Thursday to face a Crystal Palace side who have impressively fired their way out of the relegation zone, going eight matches unbeaten. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger will make his 810th Premier League appearance as a manager tonight, equalling the record set by former r...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 9:26 PM
ARSENAL visit Selhurst Park on Thursday to face a Crystal Palace side who have impressively fired their way out of the relegation zone, going eight matches unbeaten. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger will make his 810th Premier League appearance as a manager tonight, equalling the record set by former r...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 9:08 PM
ARSENAL visit Selhurst Park on Thursday to face a Crystal Palace side who have impressively fired their way out of the relegation zone, going eight matches unbeaten. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger will make his 810th Premier League appearance as a manager tonight, equalling the record set by former r...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 8:56 PM
ARSENAL visit Selhurst Park on Thursday to face a Crystal Palace side who have impressively fired their way out of the relegation zone, going eight matches unbeaten. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger will make his 810th Premier League appearance as a manager tonight, equalling the record set by former r...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 8:17 PM
ARSENAL boss Arsene Wenger is managing his 810th Premier League clash… but still he hasn’t quite mastered the zip on his long coat. The Frenchman sent Twitter into a frenzy when TV cameras picked up Wenger sitting on the Crystal Palace facing a losing battle trying to keep himself warm. 810 Premi...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 7:27 PM
CHOCS away! Arsene Wenger has revealed how he launched his record-equalling career as Arsenal manager by banning Mars Bars. The Frenchman matches Sir Alex Ferguson‘s amazing mark of 810 games as a Premier League boss against Crystal Palace tonight. And he explained the instant impact he had on dr...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 6:53 PM
AHEAD of the January transfer window, clubs are already making moves for the second half of the season. Liverpool have set the ball rolling, completing a £75million deal to secure Virgil van Dijk from Southampton. And while usually the top clubs stay away from doing business during the winter win...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 6:49 PM
SOUTHAMPTON have lined up an audacious move to bring Theo Walcott back to the club in January, according to reports. The Saints are ready to rebuild using the £75million they received from Liverpool for centre-back Virgil van Dijk. And according to the Mirror, they eye the 28-year-old as the idea...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 6:31 PM
ARSENAL visit Selhurst Park on Thursday to face a Crystal Palace side who have impressively fired their way out of the relegation zone, going eight matches unbeaten. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger will make his 810th Premier League appearance as a manager tonight, equalling the record set by former r...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 5:42 PM
ENGLAND UNDER-17 keeper Billy Crellin has signed a new deal at Fleetwood – to keep him away from Premier League big guns. The 17-year-old was being watched by Manchester United, Arsenal and Everton after being part of England’s youth team winning the World Cup in India. 🏆| That's our boy! World C...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 5:33 PM
ROY HODGSON readily admits he really isn’t looking forward to tonight’s date with Arsenal. Crystal Palace entertain the Gunners hoping to hang on to their eight-match unbeaten Premier League run. That’s a record for the south Londoners – and a commendable one give their dismal start to the season...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 4:55 PM
LEON BAILEY is going nowhere, according to Bayer Leverkusen director Jonas Boldt. He has labelled speculation linking the winger to Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal as “insane.” The 20-year-old winger, rated at £35million, has attracted interest from the Premier League big guns. But it look...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 4:12 PM
ARSENAL are lining up a tilt at Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez. The Algerian has been on Arsene Wenger’s radar since the Foxes won the Premier League title in 2016. Wenger pondered another move for the 26-year-old last summer but now is ready to test Leicester’s resolve with a big money offer...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 1:53 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE are hoping to move further away from the relegation zone with a win over inconsistent Arsenal. After an eight-game unbeaten run, the Eagles are up to 16th, but still sit just one point above the bottom three. Arsene Wenger’s visitors drew 3-3 with Liverpool last time out, in a tops...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 1:00 PM
NEIL WARNOCK has revealed how close he came to nabbing Virgil van Dijk for a bargain £6million. The then Crystal Palace chief wanted to sign the £75m Liverpool new boy from Celtic. But his chief scout talked him out of it and Van Dijk, 26, ended up moving to Southampton for £13m in 2015. Cardiff …
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 11:28 AM
ARSENAL travel to Selhurst Park on Thursday to face a Crystal Palace side who sit dangerously close to the relegation zozne. Manager Arsene Wenger will make his 810th Premier League appearance as a manager tonight, equalling the record set by former rival Sir Alex Ferguson.
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 10:02 AM
INTER MILAN are reportedly interested in signing Fluminense ace Wellington Silva, but Arsenal have first option to buy. The Gunners reportedly have a buy-back clause of £1.5 million for Silva after selling him to Fluminense in 2016. Brazilian news outlet Globo claims Inter are long-term admirers...
The Sun - Thu Dec 28 10:01 AM
CRYSTAL PALACE will be looking to move themselves further away from the relegation zone with a win over an inconsistent Arsenal. The Eagles currently sit just one point above the relegation zone but have been in a run of good form in recent weeks- including a 3-0 win over Leicester. CLAIM YOUR FR...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 10:30 PM
ARSENE WENGER has played Russian roulette for 21 years — and cannot believe he dodged all the managerial carnage around him. The veteran Arsenal boss will equal Sir Alex Ferguson’s record of 810 Premier League games in charge tonight. And Wenger admits that in these trigger-happy times, his i...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 6:23 PM
JERMAINE PENNANT has taken a pay cut to rejoin Billericay Town – just a day after the former Arsenal and Liverpool winger left the mega-spending non-leaguers. Club owner Glenn Tamplin praised the desire of the former Arsenal and Liverpool winger Pennant – and admitted other star players will have...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 4:10 PM
THE Premier League has produced more than a thousand goals over the course of 2017 – and some of them have been some absolute belters. In total the net has bulged 1067 times in the past 12 months as fans have been treated to some brilliant strikes. But which goal is the best we have …
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 3:45 PM
ARSENAL braved some freezing temperatures to train with Alexis Sanchez back to work after his mini-break to Paris. The Gunners returned to the London Colney HQ to prepare for Thursday’s crucial clash against Crystal Palace on Thursday. And amongst those wrapped up warm was Sanchez who has recentl...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 2:22 PM
JOSE MOURINHO claims he is under more pressure to win the title at Manchester United than he was at Chelsea, while suggesting Arsenal and Tottenham chiefs have it easy compared to him. The United boss was being grilled by journalists after dropping points at home to Burnley on Boxing Day. Mourinh...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 2:21 PM
ARSENAL boss Arsene Wenger is set to level Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson’s Premier League record for games managed on Thursday. The Gunners boss will equal Fergie’s tally of taking charge of 810 Prem matches when his side take on Crystal Palace on Thursday. Wenger will then become th...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 12:45 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE will be looking to move themselves further away from the relegation zone with a win over an inconsistent Arsenal. The Eagles currently sit just one point above the relegation zone but have been in a run of good form in recent weeks- including a 3-0 win over Leicester. CLAIM YOUR FR...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 12:35 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ has stoked transfer rumours after he was reportedly pictured in a Paris airport on Tuesday. Gunners fans are bracing themselves for the Chile ace’s exit with his current deal expiring at the end of the season. Photo of Alexis Sanchez's arrival in Paris yesterday courtesy of @Sweeti...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 11:39 AM
AARON RAMSEY netted a bargain by snapping up this year’s most expensive house in Wales – because he knocked more than £1m off the price. The Arsenal and Wales star kept the sale price under wraps when he bought the luxury pad in an exclusive suburb in the Welsh capital. But it was named on …
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 9:14 AM
ARSENE WENGER has revealed striker Olivier Giroud is facing at least three weeks out through injury. Arsenal boss Wenger says his French striker will not be available until at least the middle of January after suffering a hamstring injury just before Christmas. And the Gunners now face more fitne...
The Sun - Wed Dec 27 8:15 AM
MESUT OZIL is one of five players on Barcelona’s January transfer hit-list, according to reports. The Arsenal playmaker is out of contract in June and could leave the Emirates for a cut-price fee next month. And Marca are reporting that the La Liga leaders are ready to try and bid for the former...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 11:57 PM
ARSENE WENGER has finally given the green light for Arsenal to hand Jack Wilshere a new long-term contract. The Gunners boss has held off from offering a deal because of doubts about the England midfielder’s injury record. But now he has told negotiator Huss Fahmy to sort out an agreement with W...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 11:30 PM
ARSENAL are looking into ways to help their broke former defender Emmanuel Eboue. The 34-year-old recently opened up about how he nearly committed suicide following a bitter divorce that left him with nothing. Eboue used to make millions in the Premier League but is now sleeping on his friend’s f...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 7:54 PM
OLIVIER GIROUD’S wife Jennifer doesn’t want to move to Merseyside – and that’s official. Sam Allardyce said so when asked if he thought he could lure the Arsenal striker to Goodison Park in the January transfer window. Everton tried to sign the Frenchman in the summer. Months later the new Goodi...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 5:38 PM
ARSENAL have reportedly seen a £35million bid for Medhi Benatia rejected by Juventus. The Gunners are believed to be in the market for defensive reinforcements next month. And Calciomercato claims Benatia has emerged as Arsene Wenger’s top candidate. Earlier reports said that his Juve team-mate D...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 5:22 PM
ARSENAL are in pole-position to bag PSV Eindhoven forward Hirving Lozano, ahead of Liverpool. Lozano, 22 has hit 10 goals in 15 appearances for PSV top the Ductch Eredivisie by five points. However Liverpool are now in the mix for the Mexican international, potentially sparking a bidding war betw...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 2:55 PM
WEST HAM manager David Moyes has admitted he is interested in signing Sevilla star Steven N’Zonzi. French midfielder N’Zonzi looks set for a January move back to England after falling out with the La Liga club. Arsenal and Everton have both shown an interest in signing the former Blackburn and St...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 12:57 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ looks as though he will be out of Arsenal in January… maybe for as little as £35million. Insiders say the Gunners have finally accepted they should cash in during the next transfer window. They would rather do that rather than risk losing the Chilean striker for nothing at the end...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 12:34 PM
EMMANUEL EBOUE has been handed a lifeline by Galatasaray after the former Arsenal star revealed he had contemplated suicide having fallen on tough times. Eboue has admitted he was on the brink of trying to take his own life following a bitter divorce battle that has left him broke. The ex-Gunners...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 10:59 AM
ARSENAL star Jack Wilshere announced on Christmas Day he is to become a father for the third time. Wilshere, 25, married his long-term partner Adriani Michael in June and his new wife is expecting their first child next year. The Midfielder who has spent his whole career at the Emirates has two c...
The Sun - Tue Dec 26 10:57 AM
THESE sports stars followed their dads’ profession, but which sons were better than their dads? Frank Lampard, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Floyd Mayweather are just some of the names that outshone their fathers in sport. But which other apprentices achieved more than th...
The Sun - Mon Dec 25 10:40 PM
FORMER Premier League star Emmanuel Eboue has told how the tragic death of a former team mate has haunted him for two years. The body of Steve Gohouri, who played at Wigan seven years ago, was recovered from Germany’s river Rhein in January 2016 after a battle with depression. He was just 34. “We...
The Sun - Mon Dec 25 10:30 PM
ARSENAL have been told to cough up £40million if they want Julian Draxler. The Gunners have made another move for Paris St Germain’s forward and contacted the French club over his availability. Draxler, 24, is seen as the ideal replacement for Alexis Sanchez if he were to move next month. Arsenal...
The Sun - Sun Dec 24 2:24 PM
JACK WILSHERE’S contract expires at the end of the season – but Arsene Wenger has suggested contract talks are progressing well. The 23-year-old’s career has been devastated by injury in recent years, however he has remained fit this season and has impressed in recent weeks. After an impressive p...
The Sun - Sun Dec 24 1:57 PM
ARSENAL have leapfrogged Manchester United and Chelsea in the chase for Bayer Leverkusen ace Leon Bailey, according to reports. The Jamaican born winger has taken the Bundesliga by storm after scoring eight goals in sixteen games. And according to the Mirror, the Gunners have taken the lead in th...
The Sun - Sun Dec 24 10:59 AM
OLIVIER GIROUD has suffered a massive injury blow ahead of next summer’s World Cup, according to reports in France. The Arsenal striker pulled a hamstring in the 1-0 win over West Ham in midweek. While Arsene Wenger said the Frenchman would be back in a matter of weeks, it now appears as if Girou...
The Sun - Sun Dec 24 7:53 AM
OLIVIER GIROUD’S agent is due to jet in to London for crunch talks with Arsenal over the striker’s future, according to reports. The Frenchman has struggled to cement himself as the Gunners’ first choice striker ahead of the likes of Alexandre Lacazette and Alexis Sanchez. And after starting just...
The Sun - Sun Dec 24 12:34 AM
FORMER Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has revealed how going broke has led him to the brink of suicide. The 34-year-old Ivorian used to make millions in the Premier League but is now sleeping on his friend’s floor, washing his clothes by hand and hiding from bailiffs. In an interview with the Su...
The Sun - Sat Dec 23 10:30 PM
JACK WILSHERE is back in Gareth Southgate’s plans for the World Cup. The Arsenal midfielder has not played under the current England boss — but will be monitored ahead of Russia. Southgate will consider the 25-year-old if he continues getting first-team football, having started the Gunners’ last...
The Sun - Sat Dec 23 4:39 PM
MANCHESTER CITY must do more than go unbeaten this season if they want to eclipse Arsenal’s ‘Invincibles;. That’s the view of former Liverpool great turned broadcaster Didi Hamann. Should City not be defeated during the entire campaign, they will become only the second team to do so in Premier Le...
The Sun - Sat Dec 23 1:37 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are reportedly ready to bid for Alexis Sanchez in January if Paris Saint-Germain make a move for the Arsenal forward. City boss Pep Guardiola wants Sanchez – but is happy to play a waiting game. Gunners fans are bracing themselves for the Chile ace’s exit with his current deal ex...
The Sun - Sat Dec 23 1:05 PM
JAMES MILNER says Liverpool need to shut up shop and become “more boring” to guarantee their top four status. The Reds were 2-0 up at Arsenal on Friday night only to essentially chuck two points away. Philippe Coutinho and Mohamed Salah put the ahead only for the Gunners to a strike back through...
The Sun - Sat Dec 23 12:50 PM
ARSENAL have moved ahead of Liverpool in the race to sign Alessio Da Cruz, according to reports. The Novara star, 20, is thought to have already held talks with Gunners chiefs. Da Cruz joined the Italian Serie B side from FC Twente last summer. And with five goals and two assists in 18 appearance...
The Sun - Sat Dec 23 8:24 AM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ had agreed a new contract at Arsenal last season, only to change his mind following the 10-2 aggregate defeat to Bayern Munich, according to reports. Gunners fans are bracing themselves for the Chile ace’s exit with his current deal expiring at the end of the season. Manchester Cit...