- Fri Mar 16 6:13 PM
• Government advice for supporters after spy-poisoning row • Fans going to quarter-final in Moscow may face anti-British feeling Arsenal have encouraged their supporters to follow advice from the Foreign Office after the club was drawn to play CSKA Moscow in the Europa League quarter-finals – a p...
- Fri Mar 16 8:55 AM
Today’s fluff is an outlaw once again First they tried to sign Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
, an Arsenal player whose contract was coming towards its end, and then they signed Ross Barkley , whose contract was also coming towards its end, and Olivier Giroud , an Arsenal player. Now Chelsea ’s next tar...
- Fri Mar 16 12:52 AM
• Wenger will review incident where Welbeck won crucial penalty • ‘Atlético is the biggest favourite in the Europa League’ Arsène Wenger promised he would talk to Danny Welbeck
if he felt the Arsenal striker was guilty of diving. The manager said he did not see the 38th-minute flashpoint that tur...
- Thu Mar 15 11:49 PM
Midfielder led by example in a game which produced a 3-1 win over Milan which was not as simple as the scoreline suggested There was a bit of a debate going on before this match. Hey, this is Arsenal we’re talking about after all. Anyway, the theme this time was whether the Milan match was someth...
- Thu Mar 15 10:37 PM
thought about it. He had felt the slightest touch from the Milan left-back, Ricardo Rodríguez, inside the area and he went down. The official behind the goal thought about it some more. The seconds ticked by. Milan were unconcerned. Then, a crackle across the earpieces and there was...
- Thu Mar 15 7:02 PM
Europa League updates from the second leg (first leg: 2-0) Live scoreboard: the latest from Thursday’s Europa League ties And email Nick here or tweet him here with your thoughts 11.06am GMT The majority of the time, if you took a 2-0 lead into the second leg of a European tie, having broadly dom...
- Wed Mar 14 4:54 PM
Arsenal will seek to convert their 2-0 first leg advantage , and book their place in the quarter finals of the Europa League, when they host Milan at the Emirates Stadium With the quality of the teams around them, Arsène Wenger believes that the competition is of a higher level than ever before b...
- Wed Mar 14 2:56 PM
• ‘The vibes I get are positive, ’ says Arsenal manager • Wenger suggests club will not improve midfielder’s contract offer Arsène Wenger expects Jack Wilshere
to play his first football for England since Euro 2016 in this month’s international fixtures, saying the “vibes I get are positive” rega...
- Wed Mar 14 1:47 PM
It was 20 years ago that the Dutch winger scored the goal that set Arsenal on the road to the title on a day when one celebrating supporter became the unlikely focus The Sky Sports advert for the 1997-98 season is a masterpiece of absurd pomposity . The actor Sean Bean, the concept of keeping it...
- Wed Mar 14 11:37 AM
Today’s fluff is heading for the treatment table Everton are hoping to give Jack Wilshere
a pair of tracksuit bottoms with huge pockets so that he can trouser a better weekly wage than he is being offered at Arsenal to come and join the second coming of the Toffees’ revamp next season. And the wo...
- Mon Mar 12 9:19 AM
• Striker says lack of midweek action has hampered Arsenal start • ‘I play once a week or have a long time between games’ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says his Uefa-enforced absence from the Europa League has hampered his attempts to find an early rhythm at Arsenal. The striker, who joined for a clu...
- 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
• 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 10:47 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 10:41 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...