November 16, 2017 by
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere must leave the club if he is to make England’s World Cup squad, according to former-Watford Striker Odion Ighalo.
The Gunners fell to a hugely disappointing 3-1 defeat at the hands of Manchester City in their last Premier League game as they slipped further off the top of the table.
Indeed, the London side are already 12 points short of the league leaders, while they are now three points short of Chelsea in fourth-place.
With their title ambitions in tatters, it is vital that they beat Tottenham in their next game, otherwise they will fall even further behind the top four. .......Read more here.....
November 13, 2017 by
According to the London Standard, Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck could make his return from injury against Tottenham in the north London derby on Saturday lunchtime.
The forward has been sidelined since mid-October with a hamstring injury. The problem has meant that the 26-year-missed out on the England squad for friendly international games against Germany and Brazil.
In-favour at the start of the campaign
Danny Welbeck has not always been a regular starter in Arsenal’s first-team since arriving from Manchester United back in 2014. He has been in and out of the Gunners starting line-up. .......Read more here.....
November 11, 2017 by
Arsenal have a squad full of players that have represented their countries at different international tournaments.
The likes of Olivier Giroud, Laurent Koscielny. Alexandre Lacazette, Mohamed Elneny, Mesut Ozil and Shkodran Mustafi are likely to feature at next year’s World Cup. However, a scarce amount of Arsenal players look like contenders for the England squad.
Gunners players must play
Arsenal do not currently have many English players in their first-team squad. Only Jack Wilshere, Danny Welbeck and Theo Walcott look like realistic prospects for the Three Lions squad. .......Read more here.....
November 09, 2017 by
Tottenham and England striker Harry Kane ‘may be risked’ in next weekend’s north London derby against Arsenal, according to England boss Gareth Southgate.
Kane pulled out of the Three Lions squad for international friendlies against Germany and Brazil. The striker has just returned from injury and there were suggestions in the media that the striker was not in fact injured.
However, Southgate disputed that fact by telling the media: “Harry Kane – I knew he was in trouble because he stayed down – Harry Kane doesn’t stay down. .......Read more here.....
November 09, 2017 by
With club football out of the way and international matches in full swing there is only little you can choose from to follow during this dreary fortnight.
You can, however, always choose to surprise yourself and others by supporting England.
The Three Lions have secured qualification to World Cup in Russia and will not have to worry about play-offs unlike some other countries which means we too can relax and watch our boys in action with some top nations over the next couple of days. .......Read more here.....
October 11, 2017 by
According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere is considering leaving north London in January in search of first-team football.
The report claims that Wilshere is desperate to play regular first-team football to improve his chances of going to next year’s World Cup. Regular first-team action in the Premier League seems unlikely at the moment for the midfielder.
Unlikely to have a future at Arsenal
Wilshere will have just six months left on his contract at Arsenal in January. It is unclear whether he will be offered a new deal in north London. The fact that he has yet to make an appearance in the Premier League suggests that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger does not believe the midfielder is in his long-term plans. .......Read more here.....
October 07, 2017 by
According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere was close to receiving a call-up to the England squad for the games against Slovenia and Lithuania.
The 25-year-old is currently out-of-favour in north London. In fact, Wilshere has failed to appear in a Premier League game this season for the Gunners. His only first-team appearances the midfielder has had this season were in the League Cup and Europa League.
England lacking creativity in midfield .......Read more here.....
October 03, 2017 by
England are one win away from the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Gareth Southgate’s men need three points to secure their place at the showpiece tournament and that’s all the motivation they need ahead of the Thursday’s encounter with Slovenia.
England play Slovenia at home and then travel to Lithuania for the final match in Group F and will be keen to get the job done as soon as possible. .......Read more here.....
September 28, 2017 by
Ahead of Thursday’s Europa League trip to face BATE Borisov, manager Arsene Wenger has admitted his young players are fighting for their Arsenal future, reports the Express.
The Gunners boss has named a young side to travel to Belarus, with the likes of Vlad Dragomir and Charlie Gilmour being surprise selections, and has revealed this could be the only chance many of the youngsters will get to impress at senior level.
“This is the kind of job you do not get 10 opportunities to play for Arsenal. When you get it, even if they only get 20 minutes, you have to convince people you have the qualities to do it and you have the courage to play and show your qualities,” said Wenger. .......Read more here.....
September 27, 2017 by
According to Calciomercato via talkSPORT, Inter Milan have passed down the chance to sign Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil. The Serie A outfit were linked with a part exchange move that would see Joao Mario heading to the Emirates, but it now seems Inter will pursue other targets.
Ozil is in the last year of his contract with Arsenal, having so far rejected an extension. The 28-year-old had some fleeting interest in his signature over the summer, but suitors failed to match his £40m price tag and lofty wage demands. .......Read more here.....