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Arsene Wenger says Arsenal have to focus on the Premier League 0

Posted on February 21, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Arsene Wenger has insisted that Arsenal must focus on the Premier League this season, but he has conceded that the Europa League is another one of their priorities as their top-four dream seems to be slipping away.

Arsenal have been struggling massively this season and they are in danger of once again ending the season without a place in the Champions League for next year.

The London side currently sit seven points short of Tottenham in fifth, while they are eight behind Chelsea in fourth. With the top-four so hotly-contested this year, Arsene Wenger’s men could not afford to lose ground on those above them, however, the gap between the Gunners and their rivals seems to be widening with every season.

Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil to miss Europa League tie with Ostersunds 0

Posted on February 21, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that two key players will miss the London side’s Europa League second-leg against Ostersunds with the Premier League club holding a 3-0 lead following the first-leg.

Arsenal have been enduring a tough season as their Premier League campaign threatens to once again end without any Champions League football.

The London side are currently seven points short of Tottenham in fifth and eight behind Chelsea in fourth. With the top-four so hotly contested this season, Arsene Wenger’s men could not afford to lose ground on those above them.

Arsenal sign record shirt deal 0

Posted on February 19, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Arsenal have reportedly signed a contract extension with Emirates that will keep the pair together for another five years, with the new contract expiring at the end of the 2023/2024 season.

Arsenal have been struggling in the league this season as their campaign has been one to forget thus far. in their last game they were beaten by Tottenham 1-0, with Harry Kane once again proving the difference between the two sides.

Paul Merson questions where the intensity of Arsenal’s front three was against Tottenham 0

Posted on February 17, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Paul Merson has questioned the intensity of Arsenal’s front three as they struggled to give Tottenham’s defence any kind of problems in their Premier League derby last weekend.

Arsenal fell to a hugely disappointing 1-0 loss at the hands of Tottenham on Saturday. Harry Kane was the only player to find the back of the net in the game as he outshone the likes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette.

The victory has seen Tottenham open up a seven-point lead over the Gunners, while Chelsea in fourth are eight points ahead of Arsene Wenger’s men.

Paul Merson praises Hector Bellerin 0

Posted on February 17, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Paul Merson has heaped praise on Arsenal right-back Hector Bellerin after the Gunners 1-0 loss to Tottenham in the Premier League last weekend despite the defender receiving some criticism of late.

Arsenal fell to a hugely disappointing 1-0 defeat at the hands of Tottenham last weekend as their Premier League campaign took yet another major blow. Harry Kane was the only scorer in the match as he outshone Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette, with Spurs dominating the match.

Alex Iwobi says he is grateful to have the chance to play with the likes of Mesut Ozil and Henrikh Mkhitaryan 0

Posted on February 16, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Alex Iwobi has insisted that he is ‘grateful’ to play alongside the likes of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Mesut Ozil with Arsenal this season as the young star looks to help the Premier League side return to the Champions League this season.

Arsenal were able to claim a very comfortable win in the Europa League on Thursday evening. Nacho Monreal and Mesut Ozil netted for the Gunners while Ostersunds’ Sotirios Papagiannopoulos scored an own goal to complete the 3-0 scoreline.

Alex Iwobi insists Arsenal have two possible routes back into the Champions League 0

Posted on February 16, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Alex Iwobi has insisted that Arsenal still have two potential routes back into the Champions League as the Premier League club battle to take back a place in Europe’s top competition.

It was a superb outing for Arsenal on Thursday night as they put one foot into the next round of the Europa League. The London side were far too good for Ostersunds as the Sweedish side barely put up a fight.

Nacho Monreal and Mesut Ozil scored for the English side while Sotirios Papagiannopoulos scored an own goal as Arsenal ensured they returned to the Emirates with a healthy three-goal lead.

Arsene Wenger reveals future plans 0

Posted on February 16, 2018 by Milos Markovic

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has been under intense pressure over the past couple of months with constant speculation about his possible departure.

The 68-year-old tactician, however, claims he plans to see out the remainder of his deal with Arsenal which will see him remain with the club for the next year and a half.

Wenger signed a two-year extension with Arsenal at the end of last season despite missing out on the Champions League spot and with Gunners looking likely to remain out of the top four for a second successive season, fresh speculation has risen suggesting that Wenger could leave the club earlier than planned.

Arsenal cruise past Ostersunds in the Europa League 0

Posted on February 15, 2018 by David Nugent

Arsenal recorded a comfortable 3-0 victory over Swedish side Ostersunds on Thursday evening in the Europa League first knockout stage first leg.

The first chance of the game fell to Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck on eight minutes, as the England international headed wide from close-range at the far post. Two minutes later, Henrikh Mkhitaryan from the edge of the box blocked by an Ostersunds defender, while Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny also saw an effort on goal blocked.

The Gunners took the lead on 13 minutes. Ostersunds goalkeeper Keita fumbled an Alex Iwobi shot, only for Nacho Monreal to follow in and score from six yards out. Three minutes later, Keita parried an 18-yard powerful effort from Mkhitaryan.

Arsene Wenger says his team have to prove that they are stronger now after the January transfer window 0

Posted on February 15, 2018 by Ben Darvill

Arsene Wenger has insisted that Arsenal must prove that they are stronger following the January transfer window as they saw a number of players leave, while they were replaced by some superb talent as the Premier League side looks to strengthen for the future.

Arsenal fell to a hugely disappointing defeat at the hands of Tottenham on Saturday as their Premier League campaign took a major blow.

It was once again a case of Harry Kane winning the game for Tottenham as he rose highest to net the only goal of the game. By contrast, both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette struggled to have an impact with the latter missing two chances at the end of the game.



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