Match Reports

Rampant Arsenal Up To Second In Table


That training ground rollicking must have worked as Arsenal put together a 20-minute spell at the start of Sunday's match with Manchester United were they carved United open time and time again on their way to a 3-0 victory. Alexis Sanchez's sublime backheel-flick at the near post opened the scoring in the sixth minute, and [...]

Gunners Champions League Dreams Hanging By Thread


Back-up goalkeeper David Ospina had a night to forget as Arsenal lost 3-2 at home to Olympiacos to leave their Champions League hopes hanging by a thread. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger had warned his side they already faced a must-win tie following their opening Group F loss at Dinamo Zagreb. The Barclays Premier League side [...]

Wenger: Sanchez Back To His Best


Arsene Wenger has warned Arsenal's English Premier League rivals that the Gunners have Alexis Sanchez back in the groove and ready to lead their charge. Gunners forward Sanchez inspired a 5-2 win at Leicester on Saturday that, combined with Manchester City's defeat at Tottenham, left Wenger's men just three points behind new leaders Manchester United. [...]

Wenger Defends Transfer Policy


Arsene Wenger defended his transfer policy on Wednesday night — despite Arsenal’s failure to buy a senior outfield player during the summer window. Goalkeeper Petr Cech was his only capture in the window, signing in an £11million deal from Chelsea. In fact Wenger’s Arsenal were the only club in Europe’s top five leagues (Premier, La [...]

Not Pretty But Gunners Beat Newcastle 1-0


Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's deflected strike off Newcastle's Fabricio Coloccini was enough to give the Gunners all three points. While not a classic Arsenal performance they managed to beat 10-man Newcastle to maintain a fine run of away form. And winning is ultimately what matters. The Gunners are unbeaten now in eight league games on the road [...]

Wenger Post Match Reaction: Referee Got It Wrong On Ramsey Goal

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger left frustrated by Michael Oliver's decision to disallow Aaron Ramsey's early goal during the goalless draw against Liverpool on Monday (24 August). The French boss admits Brendan Rodgers' side dominated the first-half but believes that the goal of the midfielder earlier during match could have changed the whole game. "Yes (It [...]

Arsenal Still Winless At Home This Season


Arsenal and Liverpool had to settle for a point each after a richly entertaining game of two halves beneath the Emirates Stadium drizzle implausibly finished 0-0 on Monday. With Arsenal centre-backs Per Mertesacker and Laurent Koscielny absent - the former ill, the latter laid low by a back problem - Liverpool dominated the first half, [...]

Poor Arsenal Lose At Home To West Ham


Arsenal were stunned at home by West Ham on Sunday, losing 2-0 with summer signing Petr Cech culpable on both Hammers goals. In retrospect, this was always going to be a difficult for the Gunners. West Ham have been playing competitive matches in the Europa League for the last month, and they were miles ahead [...]

Wenger Finally Beats Mourinho As Gunners Triumph At Wembley


Petr Cech must have been wondering what all the talk was about him not winning anything at Arsenal. The Gunners No.1 has played three games for Arsenal and picked up three medals as Arsenal have done a preseason treble winning the Barclays Asia Trophy, Emirates Cup and Community Shield! On a sun soaked day at [...]

Arsenal win Barclays Asia Trophy

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Theo Walcott, Santi Cazorla and Mesut Ozil were on target as Arsenal claimed the Barclays Asia Trophy 2015 trophy with a 3-1 victory over Everton in Singapore. Although Everton started brightly and came close three times themselves through Arouna Kone, this was a masterful victory by a dominant Arsenal side, who might have doubled their [...]