Monthly Archives: September 2018

Per Mertesacker: Ex-Arsenal captain 'relieved' not to play in final year at club

Ex-Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker says he felt “relieved” when he was not selected in his final year as a player because he was “struggling mentally”. Mertesacker, part of Germany’s 2014 World Cup-winning squad, retired at…

Arsenal chiefs and Unai Emery growing frustrated over Ivan Gazidis uncertain Gunners future amid AC Milan interest

UNAI EMERY and Arsenal’s senior management are reportedly becoming “exasperated” over the uncertainty surrounding Ivan Gazidis. The Gunners chief executive has received an offer from AC Milan, who have been taken over by his friend…

Sol Campbell: Arsenal star is crucial to top four hopes

Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Photo: Puma Sol Campbell believes that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will need to have an excellent season for Arsenal if they are going to finish in the top four. The north London side…

Arsenal ‘playing testimonial football’ with ‘no difference’ between Unai Emery and Arsene Wenger, blasts Paul Merson

ARSENAL have not changed under Unai Emery and are playing “testimonial” football, according to Paul Merson. The-50-year-old who won the league twice with Arsenal has seen no improvement under the Spaniard and reckons the lack…

Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny considered summer move before injury – agent

8:31 AM ET The agent for Laurent Koscielny said the Arsenal captain was considering leaving the club this summer before he tore an Achilles tendon. Stephane Courbis told France Football that the centre-back could have…

Arsenal transfer news: Gunners reportedly plotting move for ex-Chelsea defender Filipe Luis

LONDON CALLING? Unai Emery is looking to fix problems with his new back line Arsenal are reportedly planning to swoop for Atletico Madrid defender Filipe Luis. The Brazilian left-back, formerly of Chelsea, has just a…

Neymar's Reported Love of London Could Trigger Switch to Chelsea or Arsenal

Arnold Jerocki/Getty Images Real Madrid’s pursuit of Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar could be complicated by the Brazilian’s reported love of London, with Chelsea and Arsenal possible destinations. Jack Wilson of the Daily Express reported the forward has…

Alexandre Lacazette scores in season's first start as Arsenal hold off Cardiff City

10:22 AM ET Alexandre Lacazette scored his first goal of the season in his first start under Unai Emery, handing Arsenal a 3-2 victory away against Cardiff City. Lacazette, who had earlier set up Pierre-Emerick…