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Arsenal got off to a good start in the Europa League with a 4-2 win over Ukrainian outfit Vorskla Poltava on Thursday but they didn’t get away unscathed. Midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan suffered an injury to his right ankle during the match and is now a doubt for tomorrow’s game against Everton. The Armenian international is, …

Arsenal vs West Ham: Injury news and predicted starting XI

Everything you need to know about this afternoons clash with West Ham United  Arsenal welcome West Ham United to the The Emirates this afternoon as Unai Emery looks for his first competitive win as manager. The Gunners have endured a difficult start to the season, losing both of their opening games to Manchester City and …

Arsenal fans wish Maitland-Niles a speedy recovery following horrific leg break

Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter to wish defender Ainsley Maitland-Niles a speedy recovery after he suffered a fractured leg during the weekend’s defeat to Manchester City. The 20-year-old was forced off after just 35 minutes during Sunday’s 2-0 defeat  following a clash with Kyle Walker. And following the fixture it was revealed the youngster had sustained a nasty …

Arsenal star ruled out for two months after suffering fractured leg

Arsenal star Ainsley Maitland-Niles has been ruled out for six-to-eight weeks with a fractured leg. The 20-year-old was forced off after just 35 minutes during Sunday’s 2-0 defeat to Manchester City following a clash with Kyle Walker. A statement on the club’s official website from the medical staff states: “Ainsley has sustained a small fracture …

Arsenal dealt huge injury blow just days before the start of the new Premier League season

Arsenal defender Sead Kolasinac will be out for between eight and 10 weeks with an injury to his left knee. The Bosnian picked up the blow during the Gunners victory over Chelsea in the International Champions Cup on Wednesday evening. Kolasinac clashed with Blues defender Victor Moses and was forced off the field after 70 …

Arsenal star provides positive injury update

Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny suffered a heartbreaking injury towards the tail end of the 17/18 season when he ruptured his Achilles during the Gunners’ Europa League semi-final second leg defeat to Atletico Madrid. The 32-year-old had to undergo surgery to fix the issue, meaning that he would miss the World Cup with France and remain …

Atletico Madrid superstar a ‘big doubt’ for Arsenal clash next week

Atletico Madrid are sweating over the fitness over striker Diego Costa ahead of their Europa League semi-final clash with Arsenal next week. The former Chelsea star picked up a hamstring problem in the second leg of Atletico’s quarter-final win over Sporting Lisbon. Costa limped off the field after 52 minutes with the injury on the …

Wilshere wants new contract insists Arsene Wenger

Jack Wilshere wants to sign a new contract to keep him at Arsenal despite not having put pen to paper, insists Arsene Wenger.  Wilshere’s contract at The Emirates expires at the end of the season, meaning is free to leave the club, and the England international has yet to agree a new deal despite Arsenal’s …

Arsenal vs AC Milan: Match Preview and Injury Update

Arsenal have a big chance of securing a significant trophy this season despite their fluctuating form shown in the domestic competitions. While fans are used to seeing the Gunners fighting for the Champions League, the Europa League would be quite the achievement considering their last international trophy was won back in the ’93-’94 season. It …

Arsenal fans react as striker ruled out for up to six weeks

Arsenal fans have reacted to the news that striker Alexandre Lacazette has been ruled out for up to six weeks with injury. The club confirmed their £52 million summer signing has undergone an arthroscopy on his left knee in London on Tuesday morning. Arsenal said: “The minor procedure was a success and he will now undergo a …

Midfielder not expecting Arsenal return until 2019

Star Arsenal Midfielder Wants To Leave!

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla says he hopes to be back in action in 2019 after undergoing the 10th operation of his career. The 33-year-old has not featured for Arsene Wenger’s since October 2016, with his abnormal amount of surgeries resulting in the loss of eight centimetres from the tendon in his right ankle. Cazorla has …

This deal is surely a no-brainer for the Arsenal board?

Mustafi made his feelings known to the Sky cameras when the question came up about Jack Wilshere being back to his best after the Crystal Palace game. In the German’s eyes it is becoming a bit of a scratched record with talk of his form; however, it must be said that you can’t blame reporters …

Arsenal Look To Rebound From United Loss Against Southampton

Arsenal will aim to get their season back on track at St Mary’s on Sunday after suffering a demoralising defeat at home to Manchester Utd last weekend. It was one of the most frustrating games for an Arsenal fan to endure as the visitors ruthlessly punished some suicidal defending and then clung on for three …

How on earth can Arsenal plan anything when two top talents are (probably) going to leave?

On the face of it, it looks like an impossible dilemma. No one knows if Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will sign a new contract or not, so how can the club plan for the future? Sanchez was so strongly linked with a move to Manchester City last transfer window and the deal only did …