Match Reports

Wenger Welcomes Sanchez Back


Arsene Wenger hopes Arsenal will reap the rewards of a "good winter break" for Alexis Sanchez after he scored the winner in their fourth-round FA Cup victory over Burnley on Saturday. Sanchez, making his first start for the Gunners since November 29, set up Calum Chambers for the opening goal of the game before getting [...]

Wenger Blames Costa For Defeat Against Chelsea


Arsene Wenger bemoaned the influence of Diego Costa as the Chelsea striker once again proved a thorn in 10-man Arsenal's side. Costa in September tussled with Laurent Koscielny and Gabriel, who was sent off, and on Sunday drew a foul from Per Mertesacker which saw the German dismissed at the Emirates Stadium in Chelsea's 1-0 [...]

Liverpool Draw Feels Like A Defeat


A point away from home at Anfield is usually a good result, but not this time as Arsenal's 3-3 draw felt like a defeat, Liverpool led twice, in the first-half and gave up the lead both times. Arsenal finally got in front after 55 minutes and held on until the final attack of the match, [...]

Wenger Excited To See Stars Return From Injury


Arsene Wenger believes getting his injured players back will prevent any fatigue during a congested run of fixtures. The Arsenal boss made five changes for their FA Cup third-round clash with Sunderland and saw his side run out 3-1 victors as they look to win the competition for a third successive year. Jeremain Lens put [...]

Gunners Take First Step Towards Three-Peat


Aaron Ramsey came off the bench to lift Arsenal out of a hole and keep the Gunners dream of an FA Cup three-peat alive. Arsenal came from behind to beat Sunderland 3-1 in their clash at the Emirates Stadium. The Gunners, who rested key players including Mesut Ozil and Per Mertesacker, fell behind on 17 [...]

Ozil Stars As Gunners Go Top


Mesut Ozil gave the Arsenal fans in attendance at The Emirates on Monday night a late Christmas present with an exceptional performance. It was a performance that not only baffled Bournemouth, but appeared to be dazzle his team-mates as well. There was a spell late in the first half, when he had created at least [...]

Arteta To Be Given Coaching Position


Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta is set to be offered a role on the club’s coaching staff when he hangs up his boots, wnich in all likelihood will be at the end of the season when his current contract expires. The Spaniard has suffered fitness issues over the past 12 months; in particular a recurring calf [...]

Wenger Post Match Reaction: “Ref Cost Us Three Goals”

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Leicester's defeat at Liverpool meant the Gunners arrived at St Mary's knowing victory would see them usurp the surprise Premier League leaders at the summit. However, Southampton ended a run of six winless matches in some style, triumphing 4-0 on a night when the scoreline could have been worse for the visitors. Wenger remained calm [...]

Gunners Miss Chance To Go Top


It was a week that summed up what it is like to be an Arsenal fan. On Monday the Gunners beat Manchester City and social media lit up with Arsenal fans predicting the first Premiership title since 2004. Then on Boxing Day, Arsenal goes does 4-0 at Southampton in arguably their worst performance of the [...]

Brilliant Gunners Beat Man City 2-1


Arsenal showed their title credentials with a 2-1 win over fellow title hopefuls Manchester City 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Monday night. Arsene Wenger's side soaked up some early City pressure before Theo Walcott curled home just after the half-hour mark for his first league goal since he scored in the 5-2 win over [...]