Willian opens up on struggles at Arsenal

Having moved on a free transfer from Chelsea last summer, Willian has had a roller coaster ride in his first season at Arsenal. The Brazilian started 12 of the first 14 league games under Mikel Arteta, but then found himself slipping down the pecking order due to a lack of impact and poor performances. WillianContinue reading “Willian opens up on struggles at Arsenal”

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’”

Willian opens up on poor form

The Brazilian joined on a free transfer from Chelsea in the summer after the Blues rejected to extend his contract for another 3 years. Having impressed on his Arsenal debut with a couple of assists against Fulham, Willian has struggled to replicate his form since then. The Arsenal winger has managed to register just 3Continue reading “Willian opens up on poor form”

Ian Wright asks Arteta to drop Xhaka, Lacazette and Willian

Mikel Arteta’s miseries compounded after Arsenal slumped to their fourth consecutive home defeat against Burnley, leaving them with one win from their last eight Premier League games. Arteta had called for a reaction from his team after the North London derby defeat, but were left undone by a needless aggression from Granit Xhaka, resulting inContinue reading “Ian Wright asks Arteta to drop Xhaka, Lacazette and Willian”

Ian Wright urges Arteta to start Reiss Nelson instead of Willian

Arsenal will face Tottenham in a much awaited North London derby this Sunday as both teams find themselves at the opposite ends of the table. Arsenal have lost five of their opening 10 games and are placed 14th in the table, while Tottenham top the table with just one defeat. Arteta and his players haveContinue reading “Ian Wright urges Arteta to start Reiss Nelson instead of Willian”

Thomas Partey and Mohamed Elneny to miss Leeds clash

Mikel Arteta has confirmed Thomas Partey will miss Sunday’s visit to Leeds due to a thigh injury suffered in the defeat to Aston Villa. Mohamed Elneny and Sead Kolasinac will also miss the trip after testing positive for Covid-19 on international duty. Arsenal, who were on a high after defeating Manchester United at Old TraffordContinue reading “Thomas Partey and Mohamed Elneny to miss Leeds clash”