The internet was sent spiralling into meltdown on Saturday in the wake of Arsenal’s 3-3 draw at Upton Park, with the Gunners having surrendered a two-goal lead before salvaging a point. From pundits to former players – and right down to the humble fan – everybody was having their say as the last shred of … Continue reading All the best reaction and Arsene Wenger’s thoughts on Arsenal’s draw at West Ham
Arsenal squandered a two-goal lead at Upton Park in a game that ended in a pulsating 3-3 draw. Needing a win in order to keep their faint hopes of winning the Premier League title alive, Arsenal made a scintillating start and went to two up thanks to goals from Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez. But … Continue reading Arsenal’s title hopes all-but over as they squander two-goal lead at West Ham
Saturday’s visit to Upton Park is a do-or-die fixture for an Arsenal side clinging on to title ambitions. There’s no question – it’s going to be a real test for the Gunners, the like of which they have scarcely faced at Upton Park for a generation. It would not be unkind to say that West … Continue reading It’s now or never for Arsenal as they face testing trip to in-form West Ham
Arsene Wenger says that he has spoken to Jack Wilshere about newspaper stories linking him to a nightclub fracas but believes that the matter has been blown out of proportion by journalists. The midfielder was pictured being questioned by police in the early hours of Sunday morning after he was apparently involved in a verbal … Continue reading Arsene Wenger reveals he has spoken to Jack Wilshere about alleged nightclub fracas
Arsenal ace Alexis Sanchez has revealed that his dip in form this season has stemmed from his fear of suffering another injury. The Chilean forward was sidelined for two months after picking up a hamstring strain in a 1-1 draw at Norwich City in November – a game in which he was manhandled, quite literally, … Continue reading Is there more to Arsenal star’s dip in form than just a fear of injury?
Arsenal centre back Per Mertesacker has spoken of his “disappointment” at finding himself on the bench in recent weeks – but insists he is staying positive and is ready should he be called upon again. The 31-year-old World Cup winner last turned out for the Gunners into the 2-1 FA Cup defeat to Watford on … Continue reading Per Mertesacker still has future at Arsenal despite ‘disappointment’ at dropping to the bench
Arsenal have been closely linked with a move for Borussia Monchengladbach captain Granit Xhaka, with reports suggesting that the club has sent scouts to monitor the Swiss on numerous occasions this season. Ever coy, Arsene Wenger would not be drawn on his interest in the 23-year-old midfielder directly but, perhaps tellingly, did not outright deny … Continue reading Who is Granit Xhaka and what would he bring to Arsenal?