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Wolves striker Raul Jimenez suffers fractured skull in Arsenal clash 0

Posted on November 30, 2020 by Veselin Trajkovic

Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull in his head clash with David Luiz in Arsenal’s disappointing home defeat on Sunday evening, it has been officially confirmed.

Wolves have released a following update on their official website:

“Raul is comfortable following an operation last night, which he underwent in a London hospital.

“He has since seen his partner Daniela and is now resting. He will remain under observation for a few days while he begins his recovery.

“The club would like to thank the medical staff at Arsenal, the NHS paramedics, hospital staff and surgeons who, through their skill and early response, were of such help.

Arteta reflects on disappointing Wolves loss 0

Posted on November 30, 2020 by Harry Kettle

Arsenal fans were hoping to see the Gunners really make a statement at the Emirates last night, but instead, they were faced with another disastrous evening as they were beaten 2-1 by Wolverhampton Wanderers. The game was massively affected by a clash of heads between David Luiz and Raul Jimenez in the first few minutes that ensured the latter was taken to the hospital, but even after that, Arsenal just couldn’t seem to get going.

Mikel Arteta spoke with the media in the wake of a really disheartening evening in North London.

Update on team news heading into Wolves game 0

Posted on November 29, 2020 by Harry Kettle

While the official team news when it comes to who will start tonight’s game against Wolverhampton Wanderers won’t be released until 6.15pm, Arsenal.com has provided fans with an update with regards to some players who are currently out through injury or suspension.

Many of them weren’t expected to make it back in time for the visit of Nuno Espirito Santo’s men, but it’s important to keep track of things like this as we move into what can only be described as the most hectic, and probably the most challenging, period of the year.

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Arteta knows how tough Wolves can be 0

Posted on November 28, 2020 by Harry Kettle

Tomorrow night, Arsenal will attempt to finally get back on the winning trail when they lock horns with Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates. Ever since returning to the Premier League, Wolves have been able to string together two incredibly impressive seventh place finishes – and while they may have lost Doherty & Jota, there’s every chance they’ll replicate that feat this time around.

Still, with just one win over Arsenal since 1979, it’s clear to see that the Gunners – for whatever reason – have done a better job of containing Nuno Espirito Santo’s men in comparison to the other top six teams. Alas, they’re definitely dangerous, and manager Mikel Arteta admitted that during a recent interview with Arsenal.com.

Aubameyang on his preferred position 0

Posted on November 27, 2020 by Veselin Trajkovic

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has mostly been deployed on the left side of Arsenal’s attack, not only since Mikel Arteta took over, but under Unai Emery as well. Not putting the team’s best goalscorer into the central attacking position has often been mentioned as something not easily understood by the fans, but the fact remains that the captain has been very effective when cutting in from the left.

As for the Gabonese himself, he was asked about where he prefers to play, and his answer was simple.

Arteta reflects on 3-0 win over Molde 0

Posted on November 27, 2020 by Harry Kettle

The UEFA Europa League may not be everyone’s favourite competition, but there’s no way of denying just how efficient Arsenal tend to be when they play in it.

They picked up another win last night as they ran out 3-0 winners over Molde, confirming their position as one of the leading contenders to win the whole thing. It was the definition of a well-rounded performance and manager Mikel Arteta recognised that, talking through the ins and outs of the win with the media after the game.

Saliba desperate to leave on loan in January 0

Posted on November 26, 2020 by Veselin Trajkovic

As relayed by the Mirror, William Saliba is desperate to leave Arsenal on loan in January in order to get regular first-team opportunities.

The Gunners signed the 19-year-old defender in the summer of 2019, paying a reported fee of £27 million – not a small amount for a player of that age with very little experience, even if his previous performances for Saint-Etienne were mature. A part of the agreement was a season-long loan back to the Ligue 1 side, which would have suited Arsenal fine had not the Covid-19 outbreak caused the season in France to be cut short, limiting Saliba’s number of appearances to just 12.

Arteta looks ahead to Arsenal’s clash with Molde 0

Posted on November 26, 2020 by Harry Kettle

It’s another week of European action for clubs across the continent and that includes Arsenal, with the Gunners hoping to take another big step towards the knockout stage of the UEFA Europa League. There are some hefty expectations when it comes to what the club can achieve in the competition, but as we all know, that’s been the case for the last few years.

Mikel Arteta should and will be feeling confident heading into the game against Molde, and before the game, he spoke with the media about what he expects to see.

Leipzig to enter Szoboszlai race? 0

Posted on November 25, 2020 by Veselin Trajkovic

Arsenal have recently been credited with interest in RB Salzurg’s Dominik Szoboszlai, as the midfielder continues to spark admiration around Europe with glittering performances both at club and international level. The links have grown much stronger since David Ornstein of The Athletic revealed he had been informed that the interest is genuine.

However, with all the attention the 20-year-old Hungarian has been getting lately, bringing him to the Emirates was never going to be an easy task. Tottenham Hotspur are also keeping an eye on the situation, it has been reported, as are Wolverhampton Wanderers, Leicester City and AC Milan. And now, according to Football Insider, RB Leipzig are about to enter the race as well.

Arteta takes three wonderkids on trip to Molde game 0

Posted on November 25, 2020 by Harry Kettle

It’s safe to say that things haven’t quite gone to plan so far this season for Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta, and while it hasn’t exactly been a disaster, it definitely hasn’t been perfect, either.

Still, while the critics have been out in force to point out the Spaniard’s mistakes, there is also a general acceptance of the fact that he is a new manager who is still attempting to learn the ropes. As such, there are also going to be some progressive decisions make that counter some of the errors.



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