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Wenger to return to work 0

Posted on October 17, 2018 by Veselin Trajkovic

In an interview to German publication Bild, former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he was close to returning to the football world.

During his 22-year stint at the club, the Frenchman led Arsenal to three Premier League titles, seven FA Cups and just as many FA Community Shields. He was also the biggest influence in the careers of players like Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp, Robert Pires, Patrick Vieira, Emmanuel Petit, Silvain Wiltord, Cesc Fabregas, Robin van Persie, and many more huge names in the game.

Emery denies preventing an Ozil-Low meeting and discusses Welbeck 0

Posted on September 27, 2018 by Veselin Trajkovic

The situation between Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil and the German FA (DFB) was extremely tense after Ozil released a three-part statement after the World Cup announcing his withdrawal from international football. He claimed he was receiving racist treatment from the DFB officials, the public and some of the politicians in Germany, while his claims were denied by manager Joachim Low and the rest of the national team.

Ozil has ‘closed the door’ for international return – Low 0

Posted on September 05, 2018 by Veselin Trajkovic

German national team manager Joachim Low has revealed that, as far as he is concerned, Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil has closed the door to ever playing for Germany again.

Speaking to Sport Bild, Low said it was his view the attacking midfielder had closed the door himself and might have as well clearly declared retirement from international football. He also revealed that he had tried to establish contact with Ozil in more than one way, but there has been no response, no return call to this day. Low believes he has to accept this path Ozil has chosen for himself, and his return to the national team is not a topic for discussion anymore.

Low speaks about Ozil racism claims 0

Posted on August 29, 2018 by Veselin Trajkovic

German national team manager Joachim Low has decided to break his silence regarding the issue between the German FA (DFB) and Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil.

In the aftermath of Germany’s disastrous World Cup title-defending campaign, Ozil withdrew from the national team and did so by releasing a three-part statement in which he claimed he was a victim of racism from the DFB and the German public, saying what several players of origins different from their assumed nationalities (Romelu Lukaku for one) have said in the past:

“I am German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose”.

Arsene Wenger to step down at the end of the season 0

Posted on April 20, 2018 by David Nugent

According to the BBC, veteran Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will step down as the north London clubs boss at the end of the season after more than two decades in charge.

Wenger is quoted by the BBC as saying: “I am grateful for having had the privilege to serve the club for so many memorable years,” said Wenger. “I managed the club with full commitment and integrity.

“To all the Arsenal lovers, take care of the values of the club.”

Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit of Paris Saint-Germain forward 0

Posted on August 30, 2017 by Crippy Cooke

Paris Saint-Germain will be snubbing all interest in forward Julian Draxler to ensure the 23-year-old stays in France, says Germany manager Joachim Low, reports Football.London.

Draxler has been linked with a move to Arsenal this summer after reports he was seeking an exit from the Parc des Princes. But Low believes PSG are desperate to keep him and won’t let him leave.

“I know for a fact that Paris don’t want to sell him. They are convinced of his outstanding qualities. He made such a big step forward there. I am convinced that he will come out on top at Paris. By now, he’s already playing a big role for us,” he said.

Wenger replacement being eyed by Arsenal 0

Posted on September 03, 2016 by David Nugent

According to a report on the Daily Mirror website, Arsenal are looking at Bournemouth’s Eddie Howe and Dortmund’s Thomas Tuchel as potential replacements for long-serving boss Arsene Wenger.

The veteran Frenchman’s contract expires next summer and there is little indication whether he will stay on at the north London club or leave the club. How the Gunners do for the rest of the campaign will determine if Wenger gets handed a new contract.

Highly-rated rookie on the south coast

Bookies receive flurry of bets on Joachim Low to be next Arsenal manager 1

Posted on March 08, 2016 by Nemanja Lazarevic

UK bookmaker William Hill has revealed that their customers have been heavily backing current Germany coach Joachim Low to take over as Arsenal manager from the 2016/2017 season.

Arsene Wenger is under fire as the Gunners yet again let their Premier League title bid falter in the crucial stage of the season, with an eight-point gap behind leaders Leicester quite disappointing.

Chances are that the Frecnhman will never decide to retire on his own, but there is a chance the club bosses will let the Professor leave at the end of the current campaign.

Ozil international exclusion good for Arsenal 0

Posted on November 13, 2015 by David Nugent

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil was left out of Germany’s squad for the friendly international games against France and the Netherlands. His form certainly was not the reason, as German boss Joachim Low stated that the reason is that the Premier League does not have a winter break, obviously meaning Ozil needs a break.

The exclusion of Ozil from the Germany squad is a good thing for Arsenal, as the playmaker will be well rested by the time the Gunners visit West Brom next weekend.

Low backs Ozil to come good 0

Posted on June 05, 2014 by Nemanja Lazarevic

Germany coach Joachim Low is confident star midfielder Mesut Ozil will regain his form at the 2014 World Cup following some disappointing performances for both club and country.

Despite enjoying a bright start to his career at Arsenal following a big money switch from Real Madrid, the highly rated midfielder has struggled for form throughout the Premier League campaign.

He has also failed to play to his potential in the international friendlies ahead of the 2014 World Cup, with Germany fans voicing their discontent following Ozil’s poor performance in a friendly draw against Cameroon.

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