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Who would you like to see in the Arsenal dugout next season? 4

Posted on April 08, 2014 by David Nugent

Arsenal recent slump in form and boss Arsene Wenger’s contract situation has put the veteran French boss’ future in north London in doubt. I think most us know that he is too stubborn to quit and the Gunners board are very unlikely to fire him, but if he did leave Arsenal here are some of the likely candidates:

Roberto Martinez (Everton)

Fresh off the back of a 3-0 win over Arsenal and leading Everton to their highest points total in the Premier League era, the Spaniard is doing a fine job on a small budget on Merseyside. The 40-year-old is regarded as one of the European games brightest young up-and-coming coaches.

Arsenal interested in Southampton defender Calum Chambers 0

Posted on March 26, 2014 by Crippy Cooke

According to talkSPORT, Arsenal are enquiring about the possibility of signing Southampton defender Calum Chambers.

The 19-year old has impressed in the games he’s played in for the Saints this season, and is said to be a target with the future of Bacary Sagna still in doubt.

Chambers has made 18 appearances this season, but has recently lost his place in the side the past few weeks. He’s regarded as a hot prospect for the future, but has already shown plenty of promise that he could make a big contribution now.

Morgan Schneiderlin drops Arsenal hint 0

Posted on March 20, 2014 by Nemanja Lazarevic

Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin has suggested that he could join Arsenal in the future. The French footballer admits he is hoping to leave the Saints for a big European club and the Gunners appear to be one of the contenders for his signature.

After helping the club gain back to back promotions and reach the top flight, the 24-year-old has largely impressed in his first two Premier League campaigns, proving he has what it takes to play at the highest level.

Arsenal line-up Bacary Sagna replacements 0

Posted on March 20, 2014 by David Nugent

According to the Independent, Arsenal are looking at replacements for French international full-back Bacary Sagna. The 31-year-old is out-of-contract at the end of the season and has reportedly been offered a new two year-deal at the Emirates, worth around £75,000 a week.

However, it seems that Sagna is looking for a three-year-contract and that factor could lead to the experienced ace moving on in the summer, with the likes of Juventus and Galatasaray thought to be interested in his signature.

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Arsene Wenger talks up in-form Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 0

Posted on March 14, 2014 by Crippy Cooke

After putting in two fine displays in the FA Cup against Everton, and the Champions League against Bayern Munich, Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has drawn praise from his manager Arsene Wenger.

‘He has good vision. He has shown potential, and I think there’s a lot more to come from him in many areas. There’s potential to work on as he has interesting qualities in this position.’

Wenger also compared the former Southampton man to that of Arsenal’s academy product Jack Wilshere – citing how Oxlade-Chamberlain has taken plenty of hints and tips from his fellow England international.

What did you make of Arsenal drawing against Southampton? 1

Posted on January 29, 2014 by David Nugent

Arsenal’s 2-2 draw at Southampton last night was a pretty good watch for the neutral, but Gunners fans will be disappointed by their teams performance, especially in the first half. Having French midfielder Mathieu Flamini sent-off did not help Arsene Wenger’s side cause either.

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In truth Arsenal were terrible in the first half of this encounter. Southampton dominated possession and the Gunners were probably lucky to go in at half-time just one goal down. The Gunners offered very little attacking threat and their first real attack came on 42 minutes.

Ten man Arsenal draw at Southampton 1

Posted on January 28, 2014 by David Nugent

Arsenal drew 2-2 at Southampton’s St Marys, despite the gunners having Mathieu Flamini dismissed. The draw meant that Arsenal extended their lead at the top of the Premier League table to two points.

The home side started the game in a bright manner. The Saints had the first real chance of the game on just five minutes. Midfielder Adam Lallana was left completely unmarked from a corner, but the England international saw his header cleared away. On seven minutes full-back Luke Shaw crossed from the left and young Saints striker Sam Gallagher fired wide of the near post.

Southampton vs. Arsenal Premier League preview 0

Posted on January 27, 2014 by David Nugent

Arsenal face a tricky trip to the south coast to face Southampton on Tuesday night. With rival title contenders Manchester City and Chelsea not playing until Wednesday the clash gives the Gunners the opportunity to stretch their lead at the top of the Premier League table to four points.

The two teams have endured differing form in recent games. The Gunners have won their last seven games in all competitions, while the Saints have won just two games out of their last six. Southampton have slipped to ninth place in the table, after making a blistering start to the campaign.

Emirates stadium finally becoming a fortress 0

Posted on January 19, 2014 by Crippy Cooke

Following Arsenal’s 2-0 victory against Fulham, looks towards the form table certainly make happy reading for Arsenal fans in regard to the Londoners’ home form.

With just one defeat at the Emirates this season – a 3-1 loss to Aston Villa in their opening game – the side have remained unbeaten ever since while only conceding a further three goals. The best home defence in the Premier League, and considering they’ve only conceded no more than one goal in the corresponding fixtures reiterates how much of a fortress the Emirates stadium has been this campaign.

Arsenal’s unbeaten run continues 0

Posted on January 19, 2014 by Crippy Cooke

A 2-0 win against London rivals Fulham was enough to stretch Arsenal’s unbeaten run to an impressive six Premier League games – in which time the Gunners have conceded just two goals.

As a result, Arsene Wenger’s men remain top of the division after 22 games, and title talk remains on the lips of most Arsenal fans who dare to dream of a Premier League crown 10 years on from their infamous ‘invincibles’ campaign that saw them go an entire league season unbeaten – winning the league in style.



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