Beating Chelsea The Best Medicine For Arsenal

Mikel Arteta says beating Chelsea on Boxing Day would be “the best medicine” for “suffering” Arsenal in a “crucial” festive period. Arteta has come under increasing pressure with the Gunners languishing in 15th in the Premier League table. They also crashed out of the Carabao Cup with a 4-1 quarter-final defeat at home to Manchester City on Tuesday. Arsenal are without a win…

Why Mikel Arteta Cannot Recall Mesut Ozil For Arsenal Vs Man City Carabao Cup Tie

Arsenal get a much-needed break from Premier League action tonight, and the goal-shy Gunners could certainly do with added cutting edge in the final third. But Mikel Arteta will not be able to call on Mesut Ozil for the Carabao Cup quarter-final against Manchester City. The Germany international has been exiled from the Arsenal squad all season, and EFL rules mean…

‘There Aren’t Many Better’: Freddie Ljungberg Questions Mesut Ozil’s Arsenal Absence

Former Arsenal midfielder Freddie Ljungberg has questioned the club’s decision to freeze out Mesut Ozil from their Premier League squad and says there are few better players at opening up defences than the German playmaker. Ozil has not played for Arsenal since March and was not named in the squad lists for the Premier League and the Europa League, effectively sidelining the 32-year-old until January when the…

Mikel Arteta Hits Back In War Of Words With Mesut Ozil’s Agent

Mikel Arteta has fired back at Mesut Ozil’s agent after the Arsenal boss was accused of being ‘dishonest’ due to his treatment of the expensive outcast. The playmaker, who earns £350,000 a week, was not included in the club’s Premier League or Europa League squads in a bombshell move that brings an end to his time on the field until at…

Arsenal Confirm Signing Of Ex-Chelsea Winger Willian

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Willian on a three-year contract. The Brazilian winger left Chelsea earlier this week after his deal with the Stamford Bridge outfit expired. The 32-year-old will stay in London, however, after agreeing a deal with Mikel Arteta’s team. “I believe he’s a player that can really make a difference for us,” the Gunners…

Arsenal Transfer News: Coutinho ‘Agrees Personal Terms’, Lacazette ‘Set To Leave’ For £30m, Arteta’s Ambitious £100m Plans Revealed, Aubameyang Contract Latest

Good morning, Arsenal fans. Some positive news regarding Philippe Coutinho emerged today. It’s claimed he’s agreed personal terms to move to the Emirates and it’s now up to the clubs to work out a deal. Alexandre Lacazette looks set to leave the Emirates to pursue more regular football in Spain. According to the Star, if Pierre-Emerick…

Arsenal Make Willian Three-Year Contract Offer

Arsenal have made a formal three-year contract offer to Willian, edging them to the front of the race to sign the Brazilian forward. Joining Mikel Arteta’s rejuvenated side and the chance to work with fellow Brazilian Edu are the reasons Arsenal are favourites to secure Willian’s signature. The Gunners have made a formal three-year contract…

Aubameyang Fires Gunners Through To FA Cup Final After Defeating Man City

Mikel Arteta overcame his former boss Pep Guardiola as a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang double saw Arsenal reach the FA Cup final with a 2-0 win over Manchester City. Arteta left his role as assistant at City last December to take charge at Emirates Stadium, and while it has been far from straightforward for the Spaniard since, he could be on course to finish a topsy-turvy campaign with silverware. READ ALSO…