1. Francis Coquelin Picks His Ultimate XI, Featuring Messi, Zidane, Ronaldinho

    Francis Coquelin : from a forgotten man shipped out on loan to Charlton to picking out his ultimate starting XI...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 16,589 reads 35 comments

  2. Why Francis Coquelin Was Arsenal's Most Surprising Player in 2014/15 Season

    In many ways, it’s a surprise that Francis Coquelin is still at Arsenal . That he should have emerged as one of the stars of their season is all the more remarkable...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 2 months ago 9,882 reads 31 comments

  3. Arsenal's Francis Coquelin: Revisiting Disastrous Freiburg Loan

    Before French defensive midfielder Francis Coquelin , 23, breathed new life into his career, Arsenal loaned him out to Freiburg. Here is a retrospective examination of Coquelin's emotionally taxing Bundesliga experience...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 3 months ago 24,347 reads 35 comments

  4. Why Form of Francis Coquelin Means Arsenal Have Found Their Holding Midfielder

    Arsenal have arguably needed a holding midfielder since 2008. Seven years on, they appear to have found their man: Given his performances in the second half of the season, it is ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 3 months ago 23,540 reads 58 comments

  5. Francis Coquelin Typifies Arsenal Grit in Dogged Premier League Win at Burnley

    In their previous Premier League fixture, Arsenal blew Liverpool away in a thrilling game that showcased the Gunners’ imaginative attacking play...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 4 months ago 19,402 reads 94 comments

  6. Francis Coquelin's Resurgence Could Destabilise Arsenal's Transfer Policy

    It’s no coincidence that Arsenal have failed to break into the Premier League’s top two since the departure of Patrick Vieira in 2005—the club’s critical, destructive presence in midfield...

    Matt Clough Written by Matt Clough about 4 months ago 13,746 reads 47 comments

  7. Arsenal's Tactical Revolution Continued at Old Trafford vs. Manchester United

    When the final whistle sounded at Old Trafford and Arsenal had beaten Manchester United to advance in the FA Cup , it was easy to believe your eyes had just deceived you...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 5 months ago 11,905 reads 43 comments

  8. Why Francis Coquelin Will Be Key to Success for Arsenal vs. Manchester United

    Arsenal go to Manchester United battling the weight of recent history. The Gunners have not beaten United in any of their last seven attempts and have not triumphed at Old Trafford since 2006...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 5 months ago 14,269 reads 41 comments

  9. Premier League Team of Week: Coutinho, Puncheon, Young and Henderson Star

    Welcome to the 27th instalment of our Premier League Team of the Week for the 2014-15 season. We analysed every game to pick out a star XI from the weekend's fixtures, choosing the best players to form a viable formation (in this case, a 4-5-1)...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 5 months ago 18,090 reads 32 comments

  10. Francis Coquelin Injury: Updates on Arsenal Midfielder's Nose and Return

    Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin suffered a broken nose during the Gunners' 2-0 win over Everton on Sunday, but will feature during the side's trip to face Queens Park Rangers ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 5 months ago 14,657 reads 31 comments

  11. Arsenal Find a Fine Midfield Balance with Cazorla and Coquelin

    Arsene Wenger will have been perfectly justified in feeling pretty smug after Arsenal 's 2-0 win over Manchester City on Sunday...

    Nick  Miller Written by Nick Miller about 6 months ago 9,683 reads 38 comments

  12. Why Francis Coquelin Is Not the Answer to Arsenal's Midfield Problems

    Francis Coquelin ’s tenacious performance against Southampton was one of few positives on a disappointing day for Arsenal ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 7 months ago 13,603 reads 32 comments