Door opens for Mavropanos as centre back pair are ruled out of Cardiff clash

Young Greek defender in line for start as Laurent Koscielny and Sokratis are ruled out

Laurent Koscielny faces scan over injury suffered in FA Cup defeat

Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny was taken to hospital for a scan after taking a boot to the face in the FA Cup clash with Manchester United last night (Friday). Already shorn of Sokratis after the Greek fell awkwardly on his ankle in the first half, the hosts were then forced to withdraw Koscielny after taking … Continue reading Laurent Koscielny faces scan over injury suffered in FA Cup defeat

Liverpool vs Arsenal: The Gunners must leave Anfield with something to show for their efforts

Sunday’s trip to Anfield to face Liverpool fills me with a sense of grim foreboding, particularly after last week’s woeful showing at Stoke City. Two wins from two matches would at least have given us a little insulation from the possibility of a hiding but, having squandered the chance to claim three points against Mark … Continue reading Liverpool vs Arsenal: The Gunners must leave Anfield with something to show for their efforts