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Arsenal v Manchester United – Time to remove the mental block

I hate Manchester United. Perhaps it was growing up surrounded by their fans that fuelled my hate. Maybe it was the relentless way they won everything and the sense of entitlement that instilled in their fanbase who, for 25 years out of the last 27, thought it was their divine right to…


Arsenal starting XI v Manchester United

In what might well be labelled ‘Battle of the Crocks’ Arsenal are set to welcome back some of their injured players for Saturday’s showdown with Manchester United at the the Emirates in the Premier League. With Laurent Koscielny and Mathieu Debuchy both around three weeks away from a return, and…

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[VIDEO] Mesut Ozil in Esquire video, doesn’t care about press

Earlier in the season [before he got injured, so calm your pants] Mesut Ozil met with Esquire for a photoshoot. While he was with them, he also filmed this video: Harshly criticised since his arrival at Arsenal, most of the time unfairly, the most-expensive German footballer of all time doesn’t…


Manchester United given injury boost ahead of Arsenal game

In what could be reasonably labelled the Battle of the Crocks this weekend, Manchester United have been given some good news regarding a few of their injured players. While Angel di Maria is a doubt with an injury he picked up while on international duty, Louis van Gaal could welcome Jonny…

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Cologne rule out Podolski move

Lukas Podolski has been heavily linked with a move away from Arsenal in January despite the fact that Arsene Wenger has already ruled out the sale of the player. One of the clubs who are reportedly interested in the German international is his former club, FC Koln, a club everyone…

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[VIDEO] Wellington Silva scores for Brazil u21′s

Arsenal’s Wellington Silva [what do you mean, who?] scored for Brazil’s under-21’s against China. Silva’s goal came during injury time of the first half giving Brazil a 2-0 lead after Evangelista had put the Brazilians ahead in the 20th minute. China pulled one goal back from the penalty spot in the 68th…

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Welbeck fit for Manchester United game

Roy Hodgson confirmed that Danny Welbeck would be fit for the weekend’s upcoming game against Manchester United at the Emirates. The forward was substituted in the second half after picking up what seemed to be a hamstring problem but speaking after their 3-1 win over Scotland, the England manager confirmed…

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[VIDEO] Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s goal for England

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain opened England’s scoring against Scotland with a deft header made at Arsenal. Receiving a lay-off from Danny Welbeck, Jack Wilshere put in a delicious ball and the Ox’s finish itself was rather lovely. Please share me by

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[VIDEO] Alexis Sanchez’s goal for Chile

Alexis Sanchez scored Chile’s only goal of the evening as his side lost 2-1 to Uruguay. Sanchez’s 27th minute goal was the game’s opener but Diego Rolan drew the sides level during injury time in the first half. Alvaro Gonzalez sealed the win for the Uruguayans in the 81st minute….

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Lianne Sanderson is back, but where will she play ?

It is fantastic news for the Arsenal Ladies fans to see Lianne Sanderson come home after her time at Chelsea. The big question is where will she fit into the team? The manager’s words seem to suggest she will play up front. Arsenal Ladies manager Pedro Losa Martinez said: “Lianne…

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Top three Arsenal v Manchester United games [with video]

Arsenal face Manchester United this weekend and will, of course, be hoping that they can finally lift themselves over the clear mental-block they have when it comes to facing this lot and pull a win out of their arses. This game may not quite have the same intensity that it…

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[VIDEO] Arsene Wenger shakes hand of cardboard Chelsea manager

Making fun of Arsene Wenger’s spat with Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho in October, beIN Sports got the Arsenal manager to shake hands with his nemesis. It’s daft, pointless, but worth a watch anyway. Please share me by

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[VIDEO] Wenger plays football tennis on TV

When Arsene Wenger leaves England he seems to have so much more fun. Playing volleyball during the summer on the beach in Brazil, the Arsenal manager was asked to play football tennis on beIN Sports and agreed. AW CDD from Yuri on Vimeo. This isn’t the first time someone connected…

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[VIDEO] Gibbs takes a general knowledge quiz

Kieran Gibbs spoke exclusively to FATV after England’s 3-1 win over Slovenia. He also takes part in a general knowledge quiz. Please share me by

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[VIDEO] Wilshere on playing deeper for England

Jack Wilshere has been speaking with FATV about the upcoming England friendly against Scotland on Tuesday night as well as having to learn to play a deeper role for his country compared to his club position. Here’s what he had to say Please share me by

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Wenger admits new Diaby contract is a possibility

Arsene Wenger has told Al Jazeera Sport that Abou Diaby could be handed a new Arsenal contract. The midfielder, who has been out of action for what seems like forever, is out of contract with the club in the summer, but the boss has revealed that should Diaby be able…


Everton linked with Campbell move but Campbell not for moving

The Sun [paywalled] have been reporting that Everton will make a move for Arsenal’s Joel Campbell when the January transfer window opens. The Costa Rican finally made his way in to the Arsenal squad this season after a number of campaigns out on loan but has failed to make any real…

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[VIDEO] Sanogo scores a brace for France U-21′s

Much maligned since his arrival on a free transfer, Yaya Sanogo has struggled with injury and form. But the forward, wearing the captain’s armband on Monday night, found the net twice to ensure that France came from two goals down to win the game 3-2 after Tottenham’s Harry Kane had…


Arsenal news roundup inc Wenger on France job and Diaby

Here’s the best of what’s been going on in the Arsenal world today: Wenger on being manager of France Arsene Wenger was asked by Al Jazeera over the weekend about being manager of the French national side. He said Being coach of the France team? There are two interesting things: the…


Wilshere compares Scotland v England to Arsenal v Tottenham

Jack Wilshere is fired up for England’s mid-season ‘friendly’ against Scotland on Tuesday night. The midfielder has been speaking to the PFA site about what the game means to him as a player, comparing it to the North London Derby, and he will be hoping to play a big part…