May 16, 2017 by
Alexis Sanchez scored a brace for Arsenal as the Gunners defeated relegation Sunderland 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night.
The Gunners had the first attempt on goal after just three minutes, as Alexis Sanchez fired an effort well over the bar from long-range. Arsenal looked to have taken the lead on eight minutes.
Sanchez’s effort on goal deflected off Olivier Giroud’s arm and found the bottom corner of Jordan Pickford’s net. However, the referee spotted the infringement and disallowed the effort. .......Read more here.....
April 12, 2017 by
Calls for Arsene Wenger’s head appear to be falling on deaf ears and as things stand at this point the Arsenal boss is likely to put pen to paper on a new two-year contract, despite a frustrating closure to the Premier League season.
The Gunners are coming off from a disappointing 3-0 defeat at Selhurst Park with their top-four chances sustaining a fresh blow in a game which saw plenty of first-team stars being slammed for their below-par performances. .......Read more here.....
April 11, 2017 by
North London club are believed to be one of the top sides currently monitoring Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford.
The England U-21 shot stopper has emerged as one of the rare bright spots in David Moyes’ hugely underperforming side and the Black Cats only have young goalkeeper’s heroics to thank for when it comes to a number of conceded goals.
Sunderland shipped in the total of 56 Premier League goals thus far, but the number would have been significantly higher had it not been for Jordan Pickford. .......Read more here.....
January 09, 2016 by
FA Cup holders Arsenal recorded a relatively comfortable 3-1 FA Cup third round over Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, as goals from Joel Campbell, Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud secured the Gunners safe passage into the fourth round.
The visitors had the first attempt on goal as Jeremain Lens fired an effort just past Petr Cech’s goal from 25 yards out. On ten minutes it was Arsenal’s turn to attack. A good team move involving Oxlade-Chamberlain, Callum Chambers and Olivier Giroud resulted with Kieran Gibbs being put through on-goal. However, Jordan Pickford stood up well to block the effort. .......Read more here.....