- Mon Apr 9 10:40 PM
The world’s most expensive defender says his new club are the ‘perfect fit’ since joining from Southampton The world’s most expensive defender happens to be one of the calmest but it is not merely Virgil van Dijk’s unflappable nature that explains his confidence in Liverpool’s mission at Manchest...
- Mon Apr 9 12:19 PM
Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck
is unconcerned by criticism after two goals – and one glaring miss – against Southampton Danny Welbeck
has learnt to deflect criticism and is no longer overly influenced by those who wonder whether he really belongs at the highest level of club and international football....
- Sun Apr 8 11:12 PM
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- Sun Apr 8 4:46 PM
The frustration was too much for Jack Stephens to bear. It had been a pulsating battle, featuring awful defending from both teams and a contender for miss of the season from Danny Welbeck
, and Southampton were desperately piling forward in search of a second equaliser when Stephens felt Jack Wils...
- Sun Apr 8 1:21 PM
Updates from the 2.15pm BST kick-off at the Emirates Email John or tweet @JohnBrewin_ Hughes may beat drop but Southampton Way is gone Keep up with all Sunday’s latest scores 1.20pm BST Arsenal: Cech, Bellerin, Chambers, Mustafi, Kolasinac, Elneny, Xhaka, Iwobi, Nelson, Welbeck, Aubameyang. Subs:...
- Sat Apr 7 9:18 AM
Arsenal, as usual, have begun performing since pressure has been relieved from their league campaign. Helpfully their 4-1 demolition of CSKA Moscow on Thursday also makes the trip to Russia next week much more appealing than it might have been. Arsène Wenger’s side should be in relaxed mood and a...
- Fri Apr 6 4:52 PM
Whether or not Southampton stay up, their status as a model club for others to follow has fallen victim to a familiar short-termism and harsh financial realities There came a point during the first half at the London Stadium last Saturday when the stewards could have been forgiven for identifying...