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Premier League
Competition amongst Arsenal youngsters a blessing for Unai Emery
17:01 Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Over the summer, Arsenal kicked things off by letting academy graduate Alex Iwobi leave. The winger would head to Everton, whine Henrikh Mkhitaryan would also pack his bags before close of play in the European transfer window. The departure…

Italy
Can Roma loan save Mkhitaryan’s career?
19:00 Thursday 12th September 2019

Henrikh Mkhitaryan joined Roma on a season-long loan from Arsenal ten days ago. The misfiring attacker is hoping to put behind his 20-month woe in North London by rediscovering top form in Italy’s capital. Whether he can remains up for…

Premier League
2019/20 Arsenal Premier League preview
19:00 Tuesday 6th August 2019

Arsenal showed a little promise last season before faltering in the Premier League run-in to finish fifth, one point behind enemies Tottenham Hotspur. Unai Emery’s 2019/20 target replicates that of 12 months ago: secure a top-four finish.…

Transfers
Why Arsenal should sign Nabil Fekir?
15:00 Monday 8th July 2019

Arsenal has no one but themselves to blame for their downturn in form towards the end of the 2018/19 campaign. The Gunners won just once in their final five league fixtures, failing to capitalise on the constant slip-ups made by the…

Premier League
Is Arsenal losing too much talent, experience too soon?
15:01 Thursday 4th July 2019

Arsenal’s initial promise under Unai Emery fizzled out in the season’s later stage. Four defeats in April meant a fifth-placed finish was all the Gunners could manage, despite being given ample opportunity by their rivals to claim…

Champions League
Can Arsenal's attack deliver Europa League glory?
15:00 Sunday 5th May 2019

After three consecutive losses, Arsenal finally responded when it mattered most, crafting a 3-1 home win against Valencia in the first leg of the Europa League semifinal. The Gunners are now in the driver's seat for a place in the final.…

Europa League
Which London giant needs the Europa League title more?
12:00 Sunday 5th May 2019

A Battle of pride.  An all-English final is on the cards for the UEFA Europa League. Despite mocking the “secondary” European trophy for ages, rivals Arsenal and Chelsea find themselves desperate to clinch it. If the hunger…

Transfers
Why Arsenal must target a winger this summer
08:00 Tuesday 30th April 2019

Arsenal risk finishing the season outside the top four after their weekend defeat at Molineux to Wolves. Virtually all hope for Champions League football next season now depends on winning the Europa League. The Gunners held a commanding position…

Premier League
Sanchez, Ozil unable to hide from expectations
12:00 Monday 25th March 2019

Once they used to rule over the Premier League with an iron fist. Now Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are stuck inside their own nightmares. After fading apart, their journey’s have lead to a gloomy road. It wasn’t too long ago when…

Premier League
Unai Emery is slowly perfecting the art of rotation at Arsenal
16:00 Monday 4th March 2019

Unai Emery's Arsenal reign polarises opinion. Fans expected a magician who makes the Gunners' problems disappear, transforming the North Londoners into a champion much like his previous club, Paris Saint-Germain. Instead,…

Premier League
Want to explain Manchester United's inconsistency? Look to Jose Mourinho
09:00 Sunday 6th May 2018

There is nothing more frustrating in any sport, let alone football, than a club not winning the matches it should. It’s even more agonising when the side is bossing the best teams. At the beginning of the season, Mourinho believed he…

Premier League
Manchester United 2-1 Arsenal: Wenger's road misery continues
08:30 Monday 30th April 2018

Manchester United vs Arsenal. Jose Mourinho vs Arsene Wenger. Whatever the situation, this will always be a big game. The tables were turned as Arsenal travelled to Old Trafford in the midst of a Europa League run. It was the mirror fixture…

Premier League
Manchester United 2-1 Arsenal: Henrikh Mkhitaryan shines in his return to Old Trafford
08:00 Monday 30th April 2018

In the Premier League era, there hasn’t been a greater rivalry than Manchester United vs. Arsenal. Defined by the combined legacies of Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger, this feud has encapsulated an entire generation's imagination.…

Transfers
Swap deals: One-time occurrence or back for good?
09:30 Tuesday 13th February 2018

The January transfer window witnessed a few surprises, records broken as well as the return of the player swap deal. With Alexis Sanchez's Arsenal contract running down, Manchester United pounced. The Chilean arrived at Old Trafford in…

Premier League
Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang set the tone for Arsenal's new era
12:00 Thursday 8th February 2018

Somewhat unusually, Arsenal was busy during January. After a dramatic transfer window, new acquisitions Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hit the ground running. With many wondering how Arsenal would cope without Alexis…