Mahrez dismisses transfer talks

Manchester City forward Riyad Mahrez has dismissed rumours about his potential departure in the summer. The Algerian is reportedly deemed surplus to requirements as City plan to bring in new players after failing to win the Champions League. Having moved from Leicester City in 2018, Mahrez has helped City win two Premier League titles, threeContinue reading “Mahrez dismisses transfer talks”

Arteta reveals Stan Kroenke apologised to him

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has confirmed club owner Stan Kroenke apologised to him over the club’s attempt to join European Super League. The announcement of European Super League backfired spectacularly as fans and pundits criticised the move by the top six clubs. All English clubs withdrew from the European Super League following widespread protests byContinue reading “Arteta reveals Stan Kroenke apologised to him”

Lacazette’s future to be confirmed in summer, confirms Arteta

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has confirmed talks regarding Lacazette’s future will be held in summer, and prospects of extending his contract would depend on how the teams fares between now and the end of the season. Having been inconsistent for most parts of the season, Lacazette has been key to Arsenal’s improved performances under MikelContinue reading “Lacazette’s future to be confirmed in summer, confirms Arteta”

Guardiola claims Arsenal are future Premier League contenders

Table toppers Manchester City will try to continue their impressive run in the league when they visit Arsenal on Sunday. Guardiola’s men have a ten point advantage at the top of the table, and a win against the Gunners will further cement their hopes of winning the title after losing it to Liverpool last season.Continue reading “Guardiola claims Arsenal are future Premier League contenders”

Aston Villa defeat toothless Arsenal

Aston Villa did the league double over Arsenal this season after defeating them 1-0 to hand Mikel Arteta’s men their second defeat in four days. The Gunners were blunt in their attack, and never really threatened a high flying Aston Villa side, who are four points above Arsenal having played 2 games fewer. Aston VillaContinue reading “Aston Villa defeat toothless Arsenal”

Arsenal vs Man United – Pre-match briefing – Mikel Arteta

A resurgent Arsenal host second-placed Manchester United on Sunday, as the Gunners continue to push closer to the top four spot. Both teams have been at different ends of the spectrum since their last league encounter at Old Trafford, where Arteta’s men claimed a 1-0 win. Manchester United went on a 13-game unbeaten run sinceContinue reading “Arsenal vs Man United – Pre-match briefing – Mikel Arteta”

Mesut Ozil joins Fenerbahce

Mesut Ozil has completed his permanent move to Fenerbahce after completing his medicals and paperwork in Turkey. Ozil had recently admitted his desire to play for the Turkish giants during his Q&A session with fans on Twitter. Although Ozil wanted to see out remainder of his contract at Arsenal, his agent and Arsenal held discussionsContinue reading “Mesut Ozil joins Fenerbahce”

Arteta says Southampton taught Arsenal a ‘lesson’

Southampton knocked Arsenal out of the FA Cup after a 1-0 win against the Gunners in the fourth round. Gabriel’s own goal in the 24th minute gave Southampton a deserved win over the cup holders, who decided to rest most of their first-team players ahead of their league match against the same opponent on Tuesday.Continue reading “Arteta says Southampton taught Arsenal a ‘lesson’”

Mikel Arteta lends support to Lampard

Chelsea suffered their fifth defeat in the last eight matches to pile more pressure on manager Frank Lampard. The Blues topped the table in early December, but a combination of poor defending and lack of goalscoring has seen them pick up just 7 points from a possible 24. Arsenal were in a similar situation aContinue reading “Mikel Arteta lends support to Lampard”

Piers Morgan criticises Ozil in his farewell message

Piers Morgan has once again take to Twitter to express his feeling towards Mesut Ozil, who is understood to be nearing his Arsenal exit. Recent reports suggested Ozil’s representatives have been in discussions to part ways with Arsenal on a mutual agreement in order for the midfielder to join Fenerbahce. Having signed from Real MadridContinue reading “Piers Morgan criticises Ozil in his farewell message”