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Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has hailed Danny Welbeck's move to the Emirates as a great step in his career, whilst admitting it will be “weird” coming up against the former Red Devils striker on Saturday.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has branded former team-mate Danny Welbeck's move to Arsenal as “the best move for him”, whilst revealing it will be “strange” playing on opposing teams when the Red Devils travel to face Arsenal, on Saturday.
The 23-year-old Gunners attacker exited Old Trafford in the summer in a £16m Emirates Stadium switch, scoring five... Read the rest of the article »
Rumored to be hanging up his boots at the end of this season, Wenger welcomed the idea of the Gunners legend returning to the Emirates after retirement.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger welcomed the idea of seeing former striker Thierry Henry return to the north London side in a coaching role.
The club's all-time leading scorer, the 37-year-old French ace is believed to be retiring at the end of this Major League Soccer season, with his contract with New York Red Bulls expiring next month.
Scoring 228 goals over an eight-year spell with... Read the rest of the article »
Ahead of Arsenal's match against a Manchester United side in transition, we take a look at seven stats involving Wenger and Van Gaal.
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The experienced Frenchman obviously has served much longer than his counterpart. He has served for eighteen years at Arsenal FC, whereas Louis Van Gaal is only approaching the midway point of his first ever season in the English Premier League.
While Arsene Wenger is often ridiculed for Arsenal's lack of honors in the past decade (the... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners striker has not featured for the north London side since late August, but could make his return to the pitch when Arsenal play hosts to the Red Devils.
Three months after succumbing to a leg injury in the 2-2 draw with Everton back in August 24, Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud is back and could feature in the north London side's clash with Manchester United, revealed Wenger.
The French forward, who suffered a fracture to his left tibia in the trip to Goodison Park, is available for Saturday's encounter, alongside club captain Mikel Arteta, as... Read the rest of the article »
The German midfielder is set for a Real Madrid exit, but he won't be heading to London.
London duo Arsenal and Chelsea have been dealt a huge blow in the transfer marker as German target Sami Khedira has reportedly signed a pre-contract with Bundesliga giants Germany.
According to radio station Cadena Ser (per London Evening Standard), Pep Guardiola has won the battle to land the Real Madrid ace's signature, and will be handed a substantial salary package by the Bavarians once... Read the rest of the article »
According to sources close to La Furia Roja, the Spanish goalkeeper has “an 80 per cent” chance of making the Emirates Stadium encounter, on Saturday.
Just when Manchester United were thinking things could not get any better, they are handed a huge injury boost ahead of Saturday's clash with Arsenal.
The Red Devils, who lost Daley Blind and Michael Carrick to a ligament and groin injury, respectively, during the international break, will be without Marcos Rojo (dislocated shoulder) and Chris Smalling (suspended) for the trip to north London.
And... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Arsenal boss, Messi's inability to match the Real Madrid star in the goalscoring charts will play against his morale
According to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, Cristiano Ronaldo's fine form in front of goal will play against Argentine attacker Lionel Messi's “morale”.
The Real Madrid star, who surpassed European Championships' all-time top-scorer Jon Dahl Tomasson on Friday with his 23rd strike, kicked off this season with a bang, topping the Spanish Primera Division goalscoring charts with 18... Read the rest of the article »
Music to the Arsenal fans' ears, the French manager has prioritized signing a center-back in the new year, but will have to wait until next summer before bringing in holding midfielder
Ask any Arsenal fan what is the cause of the club's shortcomings this season, and chances are most will say it is the team's defensive frailties.
After selling former captain Thomas Vermaelen to La Liga giants Barcelona for £15m, the north London side were expected to sign a replacement, but failed to bring in anyone before the summer transfer window shut close.
The FA Cup holders... Read the rest of the article »
The long-serving French manager has admitted that catching table-toppers Chelsea, who boast a 12-point lead over the Gunners, may prove to difficult to achieve
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has seemingly thrown in the towel in the race for the English Premier League title after succumbing to a disappointing 2-1 loss away at Swansea.
Despite taking a 1-0 lead through a 63rd minute goal from in-form Chilean attacker Alexis Sanchez, but for the second game in a row, failed to hold onto their lead as Swansea manifested a late comeback to win the Liberty... Read the rest of the article »
More frustration for Arsene Wenger and Arsenal fans after their UCL disappointment earlier this week
It's not been a great week to be an Arsenal fan.
First the Gunners somehow threw away a 3-0 lead over Anderlecht to barely hang on for a shock draw at home earlier this week in the Champions League. A win would have pretty much secured a berth in the round of 16, thus allowing Arsene Wenger's men to re-focus on their domestic campaign, but a calamity of errors saw them finish with just a mere... Read the rest of the article »
Check out some of the Premier League's biggest names, each featured with his own doppelgänger all in an interesting video.
British show talkSPORT recently decided to compile a interesting collection of Premier League footballers and managers and put them side by side with characters they feel they resemble the most.
Some of them have been compared to actual humans, thankfully. But there are others that the show feels oddly resemble cartoons...and other creatures.
Manchester United defender Phil Jones is no... Read the rest of the article »
After admitting that he missed out on CR7 years ago, could Wenger be on the cusp of signing the next big thing?
11 years ago, Arsene Wenger could have the chance to sign a rising Sporting Lisbon star, but balked at the Portuguese club's asking price for him.
£12 million was deemed to be too pricey for the French tactician, but it wasn't the case for then Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson, who moved quickly to sign Cristiano Ronaldo. And as fans of the now Real Madrid star are aware, the rest... Read the rest of the article »
The French boss was not pleased to see his side throw away a 3-0 lead at the Emirates on Tuesday, putting their progression into the next round in danger
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has slammed his side's defense after the north London side threw away a 3-0 lead at home to draw 3-3 with Anderlecht in the Champions League, on Tuesday.
Goals from Mikel Arteta, in-form Chilean attacker Alexis Sanchez, and English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain gave Arsenal a comfortable lead after 58 minutes as progression into the round of 16 appeared all but... Read the rest of the article »
Despite only making a return from his nine-month lay off last Saturday, the Arsenal attacker could pull on the Three Lions jersey for the November 15 Euro 2016 qualifiers clash with Slovenia
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has raised concerns over Theo Walcott's return to the English national team after taking to the field for the first time since recovering from the serious knee injury that Englishman picked up back in January.
The Gunners attacker only made his comeback last Saturday in the north London side's 3-0 win over Burnley at the Emirates, but is already being tipped with... Read the rest of the article »
The French coach does not think it's too late in the season to make a comeback for the title, while he discarded Mourinho's team resembles his unbeaten team of 2004
Arsene Wenger does not want comparisons between this year's Chelsea and the 2004 Arsenal Invincibles after just nine games. Le Prof stated earlier today that a possible unbeaten season for Mourinho's team can't be determined until the final games.
"We have played just nine games. It's too early in the season to draw that kind of comparison, there's a long way to go," Wenger said in... Read the rest of the article »
English news source talkSPORT has released the list of the Top 5 highest earning managers in England. What if the ranking told something about the EPL’s standings by the end of the season?
According to talkSPORT, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is the highest earning coach in the Premier League, with the Top 5 sharing a total of £28.98M between themselves every year.
The 51-year-old manager is yet to be beaten in all competitions, this season. Since his return to Chelsea in June 2013, he has not lifted a trophy with the Blues. However, the outspoken Portuguese manager is on... Read the rest of the article »
Podolski offered Arsene Wenger an amazing birthday present with a last-gasp winner for Arsenal away to Anderlecht in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday.
With five minutes left on the clock, Gooners thought they would suffer another miserable defeat. However, Kieran Gibbs’ leveller in the 89th minute put Arsenal back into the game before Podolski sealed the win a couple of minutes later.
The German forward correctly positioned himself in the penalty box to receive a good ball from the laborious Alexis Sanchez. Commenting on the match winner... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners have only won two out of their eight games, and are now 11 points behind table-toppers Chelsea
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has admitted that his side's form is worrying after seeing the north London side succumb to a 2-2 draw with Hull City at the Emirates Stadium, on Saturday.
The result puts the FA Cup holders 11 points behind English Premier League leaders Chelsea, with only two wins out of eight games, sitting in sixth place with only 11 points.
Despite fighting from 2-1 down... Read the rest of the article »
North London side Arsenal, believed front runners for the Uruguayan's signature, have been handed a huge boost in the race to sign the 27-year-old as his Ligue 1 exit draws closer
Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani has reportedly requested a transfer to the English Premier League as rumors of a Ligue 1 exit hit full drive.
Signed from Serie A side Napoli only a season back for a whopping £55m, the Uruguayan has grown frustrated with life at Parc des Princes and now looks to embark on a new journey come the new year when the January transfer window swings... Read the rest of the article »
Despite expressing no interest in leaving the Signal Iduna Park, the World Cup-winning German defender could be headed for England this January
Borussia Dortmund star center-back Mats Hummels was a highly sought after defender in the summer transfer window, with Manchester United boss Louis Van Gaal believed to be front runner in the race to sign the German.
The Dutch manager had took over the helms of Old Trafford after the 2014 World Cup, and was keen on-rebuilding the 20-time English Premier League champions' crumbling defense after... Read the rest of the article »