1. Why Olivier Giroud Injury Could Be Blessing in Disguise for Arsenal

    Olivier Giroud ’s injury is ostensibly a significant blow to Arsenal ’s title challenge. The Frenchman was the Gunners’ top scorer last season, and he began the season as Arsene Wenger’s No...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 16 hours ago 19,092 reads 61 comments

  2. Alexis Sanchez Shines Against Besiktas in Central Striker Audition

    Emirates Stadium, London — In the aftermath of Arsenal ’s Champions League qualification victory over Besiktas , Arsene Wenger confirmed to the assembled media ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 day ago 12,509 reads 40 comments

  3. Olivier Giroud's Injury Forces Lukas Podolski in to Transfer U-Turn

    During the last week of the transfer window, things can change quickly. It had seemed as if Lukas Podolski was headed for the exit door at Arsenal ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 3 days ago 13,910 reads 27 comments

  4. Arsenal's 5 Worst Summer Transfer Deals of the Last 10 Years

    With a week to go in the transfer window, Arsenal fans are still hoping for some new arrivals. However, any acquisition will be a gamble. It's impossible to guarantee a signing's success...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 3 days ago 14,270 reads 27 comments

  5. Why Missing out on Sami Khedira Transfer Is No Disaster for Arsenal

    Despite a summer of transfer tales, Arsenal will not be signing Sami Khedira in the current window...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 4 days ago 15,354 reads 31 comments

  6. Arsenal Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 25

    We are now into the last full week of the transfer window. Arsenal still have plenty of business to do. The club need another centre-back to supplement Per Mertesacker, Laurent Koscielny and Calum Chambers...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 4 days ago 26,657 reads 12 comments

  7. Do Arsenal Have a Goalkeeper Problem to Solve?

    There is a new trend emerging in European football. Top clubs have started stockpiling goalkeepers. It is now not enough to have just one senior shot-stopper. Elite teams prefer to have two...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 5 days ago 21,837 reads 47 comments

  8. Arsenal Provide Another Late Rally to Secure Point at Everton

    Arsenal are swiftly building a reputation as strong finishers. Last week they nabbed a stoppage time winner to beat Crystal Palace . This week, the Gunners showed great resilience again to get a last-gasp equaliser against Everton ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 5 days ago 12,656 reads 41 comments

  9. Mesut Ozil Must Show Arsene Wenger Was Right Not to Sign Cesc Fabregas

    After his majestic debut for Chelsea against Burnley , Arsenal fans could be forgiven for casting jealous glances towards Cesc Fabregas ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 7 days ago 13,470 reads 59 comments

  10. Arsenal's World Cup Winners Return, but Lukas Podolski Likely to Leave Soon

    This weekend, Arsenal welcome back a trio of German internationals. Per Mertesacker , Lukas Podolski and Mesut Ozil should all be available for the fixture with Everton at the weekend...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 8 days ago 21,602 reads 56 comments

  11. How Arsenal Will Cope Without Arteta, Ramsey in Return Leg vs. Besiktas

    Arsenal 's first leg against Besiktas was a decidedly tricky tie. With the Gunners still struggling for form and fitness, the Turkish outfit provided a significant test...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 9 days ago 5,997 reads 24 comments

  12. Arsenal Still Have It All to Do Against Besiktas

    Arsenal' s Champions League play-off will effectively come down to one 90-minute match. After the 0-0 draw in Turkey, Arsenal know they must win in the return leg at the Emirates Stadium to ensure progression to the group stage...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 9 days ago 14,321 reads 86 comments

  13. 5 Keys to Success for Arsenal in 2014/15

    The 2014/15 season promises much for Arsenal . Having ended the previous campaign with their first silverware in almost a decade, the Gunners have enjoyed a stable summer and are ready for another assault on the Premier League...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 10 days ago 9,611 reads 36 comments

  14. Arsenal Must Sell Before Considering Transfer Move for Ezequiel Lavezzi

    The transfer window is approaching its close. In a matter of days it will slam shut, and clubs will be forced to persist with their existing squads...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 11 days ago 20,886 reads 37 comments

  15. Arsenal Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 18

    The transfer window is slowly swinging shut. Within a couple of weeks, all clubs will have to terminate their transfer activity until January. Arsenal are still searching for a couple of missing pieces to complete their jigsaw...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 11 days ago 29,160 reads 2 comments

  16. Reliving 4 Memorable Matches for Arsenal in Turkey

    Arsenal are about to travel to Turkey to face Besiktas in the Champions League qualifying round. It's a huge match for the club, who know they must be in Europe's elite competition if they are to satisfy the ambitions of their star-studded squad.

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 12 days ago 7,499 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Arsenal Don't Need to Make Transfer Move for Adrien Rabiot

    Throughout the summer, Arsenal have been linked with a succession of central midfielders. The fact that both Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Flamini are both hurtling toward veteran status has seen the club linked with a long line of players...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 12 days ago 17,222 reads 31 comments

  18. Arsenal vs. Crystal Palace: Winners and Losers from Emirates Stadium

    Although they struggled against a resilient Crystal Palace , Arsenal eventually overcame their London rivals to secure three points on the opening day of the Premier League season...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 12 days ago 23,220 reads 66 comments

  19. Arsenal Must Not Allow Tony Pulis Departure to Become a Distraction

    Arsenal kick off their Premier League campaign with a home fixture against Crystal Palace . Going into the match, the headlines will be dominated by stories about the shock departure of Palace boss Tony Pulis...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 14 days ago 5,291 reads 4 comments

  20. How Mesut Ozil Will Benefit from Arsenal Transfers This Premier League Season

    Some talents demand that teams are constructed around them. Mesut Ozil of Arsenal is one such player. He is not a mere adornment. He’s not the icing on the cake...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 15 days ago 21,810 reads 40 comments

  21. Transfer Move for William Carvalho, Luiz Gustavo Offers Double Value for Arsenal

    Arsene Wenger is beginning to put the final touches to his squad for the 2014/15 season. There are only a few weeks left before the transfer window slams shut until January...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 16 days ago 11,623 reads 20 comments

  22. Joel Campbell or Lukas Podolski: Which Striker Do Arsenal Need to Keep Most?

    Last season, Arsenal ’s squad was desperately lacking in attacking options. This time round, it’s all changed. If anything, the Gunners may be a little top heavy. One player may have to leave to balance the squad...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 17 days ago 12,813 reads 28 comments

  23. Mikel Arteta Named Arsenal Captain, but Should Per Mertesacker Have the Armband?

    When Arsenal lifted the Community Shield, it was Mikel Arteta who was charged with the responsibility of leading his team up to the prize. The Spaniard has been named as the successor to Thomas Vermaelen as Arsenal’s captain...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 18 days ago 10,984 reads 77 comments

  24. Arsenal Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 11

    For Arsenal fans, this is the summer that keeps on giving. Not only can Gunners fans celebrate a successful transfer window, they can also now cheer the raising of the Community Shield...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 18 days ago 20,676 reads 1 comments

  25. Calum Chambers Contributes to the Sense of Optimism at Arsenal

    Arsenal demolished a rusty-looking Manchester City side 3-0 to lift the Community Shield. Although it’s ostensibly just another preseason friendly, the victory has further boosted the positive morale that is building in the Gunners camp...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 18 days ago 16,126 reads 30 comments