1. Arsenal May Come to Regret Letting Joel Campbell Leave

    Joel Campbell leaving Arsenal on loan is nothing new. In his short career, he has now amassed five temporary spells with clubs across the continent. However, this latest move to join Sporting Lisbon feels particularly significant...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 16 hours ago 3,480 reads 13 comments

  2. Why Alexis Sanchez Struggling Against Leicester Shows Arsenal Must Buy a Striker

    Arsenal ’s draw with Leicester has left Gunners fans feeling deflated. In isolation, a point away to champions Leicester is no bad thing...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 3 days ago 12,210 reads 29 comments

  3. Scouting Arsenal Transfer Target Jose Fonte

    Arsenal ’s search for a new centre-half has now taken on the utmost urgency. Having lost Per Mertesacker and Gabriel Paulista to long-term injuries, manager Arsene ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 5 days ago 4,289 reads 7 comments

  4. Time Has Come for Theo Walcott to Deliver or Be Sold by Arsenal

    There has been so much fallout from Arsenal 's opening-weekend defeat to Liverpool that the performance of Theo Walcott has passed largely without discussion...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 7 days ago 11,185 reads 45 comments

  5. Underprepared Arsenal Pay the Price for Poor Transfer Window Against Liverpool

    The season has begun—and Arsenal are not ready. That much became clear across a painful 90 minutes as the Gunners succumbed to a 4-3 defeat to Liverpool . It could have been even worse: At one stage, Jurgen Klopp’s men led 4-1...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 9 days ago 4,077 reads 53 comments

  6. Ultimate Guide to Arsenal's 2016/17 Season

    It’s easy to forget that Arsenal actually finished last season as runners-up. After besting their rivals for most of the season, Tottenham Hotspur capitulated in the final ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 11 days ago 7,790 reads 22 comments

  7. Arsenal Boss Arsene Wenger's Key Decisions Ahead of 2016/17 Season

    As Arsenal begin the 2016/17 season, there are still big question marks over how the team will be constructed...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 12 days ago 11,278 reads 23 comments

  8. Defensive Injuries Are Arsenal's Biggest Area of Concern for New Season

    There’s plenty to worry about if you’re an Arsenal fan right now. With the Premier League season about to start, there are several causes for concern...

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  9. Arsenal's Need for a Defender Is More Pressing Than a Striker After Gabriel Blow

    Ordinarily, any Arsenal victory over Manchester City would be something to celebrate. Even triumphing in a pre -season friendly can be interpreted as a positive omen for the forthcoming campaign...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 16 days ago 4,068 reads 23 comments

  10. Arsenal's Thrashing of Viking FK Will Not Appease Fans Hungry for New Signings

    After seeing his Arsenal side demolish Norwegian outfit Viking FK 8-0 in their latest pre-season friendly, Arsene Wenger might feel he has earned the right to relax a little...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 18 days ago 21,762 reads 43 comments

  11. What Does the Future Hold for Per Mertesacker at Arsenal?

    The start of this season appears set to be a crucial period for Arsenal's Per Mertesacker . Unlike many of his team-mates, he enjoyed a summer off and looked likely to begin the campaign in Arsene Wenger ’s preferred XI...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 19 days ago 2,336 reads 12 comments

  12. How Would Transfer Target Julian Draxler Fit in at Arsenal?

    Arsenal ’s chase for attacking reinforcements has taken an intriguing twist with the news that Julian Draxler wants to leave Wolfsburg...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 21 days ago 8,713 reads 21 comments

  13. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's Pre-Season Performances Suggest He Is Finally Ready

    Pre-season is an opportunity for players to lay down a marker, and the situation at Arsenal is no different...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 23 days ago 10,787 reads 33 comments

  14. Arsenal Need so Much More Than Olivier Giroud in Attack to Win Premier League

    It is sometimes said that Olivier Giroud is a player that divides opinion. Some appreciate his outstanding hold-up play, while others lament his erratic finishing and lack of pace...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 24 days ago 8,415 reads 32 comments

  15. Rob Holding Shines Against MLS All-Stars, but Arsenal Still Need a New Defender

    What a rollercoaster summer it’s been for Rob Holding. Having ended last season being relegated to League One with Bolton Wanderers , he then triumphed in the Toulon Tournament ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 26 days ago 8,497 reads 12 comments

  16. Arsenal Must Spend Big to Land Transfer Target Alexandre Lacazette

    In some ways, it’s surprising that it’s taken so long for news of Arsenal ’s interest in Alexandre Lacazette to be officially confirmed...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 28 days ago 10,239 reads 42 comments

  17. Why It Is Vital Aaron Ramsey Takes Euro 2016 Form into Arsenal's New Season

    At the start of each new season, a sense of optimism envelops the Premier League. Fans believe that a fresh start could bring about the changes needed to transform their teams from also-rans to title-challengers...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 30 days ago 6,573 reads 22 comments

  18. 10 Players Arsenal Should Not Have Let Go in the Premier League Era

    Knowing when to sell a player is tricky. Manager Arsene Wenger has a famously good sense of the optimum time to let a player go...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 11,992 reads 12 comments

  19. Arsenal Transfer Link with Riyad Mahrez Overshadows Draw with Lens

    Arsenal ’s 1-1 friendly match against Lens on Friday was seemingly an innocuous occasion. Although Gunners fans will have been understandably excited to see their team back ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 28,599 reads 66 comments

  20. 5 Things Granit Xhaka Brings to Arsenal

    Thus far, Arsenal have only made one major summer signing: Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka. Understandably, there is a lot of anticipation for seeing him take to the field in his new colours...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 15,335 reads 19 comments

  21. Scouting Report on Arsenal Transfer Target Rob Holding

    Arsenal appear to be closing in on their third signing of the summer. Having secured deals for midfielder Granit Xhaka and Japanese forward Takuma Asano, the club look to be on ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 13,204 reads 28 comments

  22. Why It's Vital Alexis Sanchez Takes Copa America Form into Arsenal's New Season

    This summer, Alexis Sanchez led Chile to a Copa America victory for the second year in succession. After a trophyless season with Arsenal , he’ll be determined to savour success at club level in 2016/17...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 8,907 reads 10 comments

  23. Tactical Changes Arsenal Need to Make in 2016/17 Season

    Although Leicester City finished the 2015/16 season as Premier League champions, it’s difficult to suggest they had a stronger squad than Arsenal . It’s therefore probable that Arsenal’s shortcomings were primarily strategic...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 13,110 reads 36 comments

  24. Could Arsene Wenger Actually Go the Whole Summer Without Signing a New Striker?

    Sometimes it feels like Arsene Wenger just doesn ’t like buying players. In a Premier League where the culture is increasingly obsessed with transfers, his contrarian ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 13,107 reads 56 comments

  25. Ranking Arsenal's Players on Their Performances at Euro 2016

    Now that the dust has settled on Portugal’s triumph at Euro 2016, it seems an appropriate time to assess the performances of the Arsenal players at the competition...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 3,044 reads 1 comments