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The Spanish midfielder came down with a calf injury in Arsenal's 2-0 win over Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday, with the club's manager fearing the worse.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was left in sorrow after seeing club captain Mikel Arteta succumb to injury in the north London side's 2-0 win over Bourssia Dortmund in the Champions League on Wednesday.
The Spaniard was substituted in the 67th minute upon request, unable to see out the remainder of the game, with the French manager later revealing his knock to be damage to the calf, claiming 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 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 »
The Chilean ace has been in fine form in front of goal for the Gunners, and will be hoping to continue this streak when the north London side welcome Anderlecht to the Emirates, on Tuesday
£35m summer signing Alexis Sanchez has proven to be a hit ever since moving to the Emirates Stadium last summer. The club's current leading goalscorer, scoring 10 goals in all competitions, the Chilean has already become a fan-favorite amongst the Arsenal faithful.
With seven goals and two assists in the English Premier League so far, the 25-year-old former Barcelona attacker garnered... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal are facing a midfield injury crisis as the Welshman, alongside Arteta, are set to miss the Gunners' key ties against Galatasaray and Chelsea
English Premier League side Arsenal's midfield looks set to be torn apart by injuries yet again just as the club are gearing up for a run of key consecutive features.
The north London club saw influential Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey pick up a knock in their 1-1 draw with city rivals Tottenaham, on Saturday, pulling a hamstring, which forced the 23-year-old off the pitch deep into the... Read the rest of the article »
Injuries and a suspension will give Arsenal a selection headache ahead of their Emirates Stadium clash with Besiktas, but manager Arsene Wenger is not feeling the pressure
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is confident his north London club can secure their progression into the UEFA Champions League when they host Turkish side Besiktas at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.
The Gunners walked away from the first leg encounter in Istanbul with a goalless draw, heading into the second leg encounter, a home fixture for the English Premier League side, needing only... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal are keen on bringing a Chilean, a German, and a Frenchman to the Emirates for the 2014-15 season
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is growing confident in his chase of three of his summer transfer targets, according to the Telegraph.
The long-serving Frenchman has earmarked three positions in his team where recruitment is needed; a holding midfielder, a world-class striker, and a right-back to replace the departed Bacary Sagna.
The North London club have made advancement in their attempts... Read the rest of the article »
The last time these two sides met in November, they both scored three goals, with Mikel Arteta missing a last ditch penalty which could have given the Gunners the full three points.
Arsenal has four victories and one draw from their last five matches, which should have Gunners fans happy. Their mid-week draw against Everton at the Emirates will not be the worst of results, but Arsene Wenger's side knows they can not afford to drop more points at Craven Cottage.
Meetings against Fulham tend to offer up a lot of goals, making Saturday's match likely to be a very entertaining... Read the rest of the article »
Thomas Vermaelen and Mikel Arteta have been appointed the Arsenal captaincy since the beginning of the season. Does Jack Wilshere deserve to be considered as the team captain?
Ahead of Arsenal's match against Brighton for the FA Cup, Arsenal fans were ecstatic with the thought of Jack Wilshere leading the London side out onto the pitch.
He had already captained the side mid-week against West Ham, but that was only due to the fact that Thomas Vermaelen was substituted in the second half.
On Saturday, the England International only came on in the 68th minute... Read the rest of the article »
With Mikel Arteta ruled out for approximately three weeks with a calf strain, does that force Arsene Wenger to spend money in the January transfer window?
The January transfer window is nearly at the midway point and Arsenal fans are continuing to see the same old Arsenal. Making matters worst, it has been said that Arsene Wenger would not sign anyone until Theo Walcott's contract discussions had ended.
Wanting to show Walcott that he is a top priority to the Gunners could end up costing Arsenal dearly in the long run.
Without a contract... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal kicks off a spell of several matches in a short period of time on Sunday against Manchester City at the Emirates.
Arsene Wenger is preparing himself and his squad for what is going to be a hectic few weeks for the Gunners. A draw against Swansea City for the FA Cup has forcedArsenal to replay the match at the Emirates, causing a significant amount of congestion in their match schedule.
Their first match will be against current champions Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. The first meeting... Read the rest of the article »
Arsene Wenger’s deadline day shopping spree paid immediate dividends over the weekend, and will play a big part in the Gunners’ Champions League campaign.
Mikel Arteta played 90 minutes in midfield as Arsenal beat Swansea City 1-0 on Saturday for their first Premier League win of the season. In addition to Arteta performing well, giant German center back Per Metersacker also made an impact.
Metersacker shored up a back line that was reeling from their eight goal mauling at Old Trafford. It harked back to the George Graham days as the Gunners... Read the rest of the article »
In a quick round-up of the latest action on the transfer market, deals involving Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal are highlighted.
There has been a return to Liverpool for Craig Bellamy. The controversial winger became an outcast at Manchester City but a 2-year deal at Anfield could see his professional career revive. In other news related to Liverpool, Portuguese midfielder Raul Meireles has united with fellow countryman Andre Villas-Boas by joining Chelsea.
Meanwhile, Tottenham Hotspur got Scott Parker from West Ham... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester United were minutes away from clinching a victory in Goodison Park but two goals in injury time saw Everton claim an unlikely draw- something that O'Shea does not want experience again.
Manchester United have suffered from their poor form away from home which have seen them draw nine games while playing in opposition territories. A huge chunk of those draws are probably due to United's habit of getting complacent towards the end of a match.
The Devils were perhaps minutes away from winning the game at Goodison Park earlier in the season, before late goals from Tim Cahill and... Read the rest of the article »