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Wenger: We Are Ready For The Title

As Metro are reporting, Arsene Wenger has expressed his delight at his team’s weekend victory at the Emirates Stadium over Barclays Premier League title rivals Liverpool, in a first-versus-second clash that the Gunners won courtesy of goals from Santi Cazorla and the in-form Aaron Ramsey. Wenger has been a manager who has been known for …

Arsenal To Lose Out On Yet Another Player

The Gunners have been targeting many of Europe’s finest since the transfer budget is no longer a problem. Even with Wenger willing to spend big on both star players and promising footballers, things were never going to be simple. Because of Arsenal’s 8 year trophy drought a lot of targets direct their attention elsewhere. This …

Arshavin Unhappy With Arsenal’s Supporters

Arsenal’s former left winger, Andrey Arshavin recently spoke about his disappointment with the atmosphere at the Emirates. The Russian international was part of Wenger’s team for 4 years, with part of one of those spent on loan with the only other team that he ever played for. He returned to Zenit during the summer after …

Bendtner Insists On Staying

Nicklas Bendtner missed out on a great opportunity to prove himself during the match Arsenal lost at home against Chelsea. The Danish striker who started for the Gunners after almost 1000 minutes of absence, had an awful night. The only thing that could have made things worse was if he scored an own goal. In …

Arsenal’s Players Pushed To The Limit

The Gunners have to recover after two very demanding games against Chelsea and Liverpool. Their next fixture is in three days when they will face Dortmund in the Champions League group stages. Two of Arsenal’s most important players are uncertain after injuries started affecting Wneger’s players just like in the past few seasons. Wilshere was …

Arsenal Five Points Ahead

It seems like Wenger’s strategy paid off. The Frenchman decided not to use his best team against Chelsea a few days back. Even if they lost and got knocked out of the Capital One Cup, the Gunners managed to rest their most important players for the clash against Liverpool. The game started great for Arsenal …

Arsenal Eyeing Up Alexandre Pato?

The Brazilian, Alexandre Pato joined the Italian outfit, AC Milan as a mere 17-year old back in 2007, and he turned out to be an early bloomer as his growth to prominence was almost immediate. He shot onto the scene as a mere boy as he scored on his Serie A debut against Napoli. What …

Bendtner Might Say Goodbye For Good This Time

It’s been 969 days since the Danish striker last started for Wenger’s team. This once promising player probably had his last chance to prove himself against Chelsea. It could have been his moment considering the great opportunity given to him by Arsenal’s manager who had high hopes for Bendtner. Unfortunately for the Gunners, the 25 …

Arteta Praising Suarez’s Comeback

Luis Suarez recently made a top ten list which included the most despised footballers in the world. His on pitch behavior shocked the fans and made people wonder how a player of his talent could behave so poorly in certain situations. Liverpool’s striker had to sit back for the past few months because of a …

Fellaini Reveals Arsenal Interest

The Belgian international had a very successful sesaon at Everton last year as he became the heartbeat of the team over the course of the season. He was almost indispensable in the middle of the park and was one of the first names on the team-sheet. Such was his importance to the team, that Everton …

Vermaelen Hoping Gunners Can Bounce Back Against Liverpool

After going on a fantastic run of ten consecutive victories since defeat to Aston Villa on the opening day of the season, the Gunners have stuttered as of late, and have won only twice in all competitions since then. They drew away at West Brom, and have twice been defeated at home in the last …

Wenger Coy On January Bid For Suarez

The Frenchman saw two bids knocked back by Liverpool for their star striker, the last being a bid of £40 million plus 1 pound which was supposed to trigger a clause in the controversial striker’s contract. However, no such clause existed and the Reds refused to entertain any bids from a direct title rival, even …

Wenger Lining Up Replacements For Vermaelen?

Much has been made about Vermaelen’s possible departure in the January transfer window, given the fact that the Belgian is struggling to break into the first-team and is watching more games as a substitute than being a part of them. His role on the bench is understandably testing his patience as he is stuck in …

Arsenal Miss Out On What Could Have Been Their Easiest Target

Mourinho’s genius and the massive investments made during the past few years are what made the difference between the two equally balanced teams in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday night. Arsenal clearly need to bring in some new world class players if they truly plan on ending their 8 and a half year trophy-less …

Has Arsenal’s Goalkeeper Hunt Ended, For Good?

The last 10-15 years have seen Arsenal go through a certain cycle of sorts when it came to goalkeeping personnel. They end up signing a host of mediocre goalkeepers who make more howlers than spectacular saves, and then finally after a gruelsome wait, a gem emerges. It happened with Englishman David Seaman, then it happened …

Arsenal To Retain German Youngster

According to ESPN, Arsenal have rewarded youngster Serge Gnabry with a new long term contract, after the 18-year old produced outstanding performances when called upon by the senior squad. The Gunners have begun the current Barclays Premier League campaign with finesse, proving their abilities in every match. What began as a dismal first home fixture …

Do Arsenal Really Need Another World Class Striker?

Frenchman, Olivier Giroud arrived at the club during a time where there was a huge cloud of uncertainty regarding Robin van Persie’s future hovering above the club. The Dutchman eventually left, putting all the pressure on the £13 million man from French champions Montpellier to fill his shoes. After a rather slow start to life at …

Arsenal To Snatch Barcelona Youngster?

According to the DailyMail, Spanish giants Barcelona are wary about Arsenal’s reported interest in their academy product Antonio Sanabria, as the 17-year old has entered into his first year at the Barcelona ‘B’ senior team and could tempt Arsene Wenger to make a bid for the attacker. The Gunners have got off to a nearly …