Delightful defensive display Whisper it quietly, but Arsenal’s defence is actually… good.   After years of decline under Arsene Wenger and Unai Emery ‘s inability to fix it, Mikel Arteta has transformed the Gunners into a side that are hard to break down.   Of course the attacking brilliance in the recent run has been most eye catching, but the ...

Arsenal have now solved a big issue following the signing of Martin Odegaard.   The 22-year-old’s loan move from Real Madrid was officially finalised last week and he increases the creative options in Mikel Arteta’s squad for the remainder of the season.   However, Odegaard has still needed to be registered in Arsenal’s 25-man squad in order to play in ...

Arsenal’s January clearout has continued with Shkodran Mustafi’s exit being confirmed on transfer deadline day.   The 28-year-old, who arrived from Valencia for a fee of £35million in 2016, has completed his move to Schalke after mutually agreeing to cancel his contract at the Emirates Stadium.   A statement on Arsenal.com reads: “Shkodran Mustafi has joined Bundesliga side Schalke in ...

Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta and technical director Edu have sent Joe Willock to Newcastle to enable him to play more first-team minutes and hope that the Magpies fulfil their side of the loan deal.   Willock has made two Premier League starts this season but has become an increasingly peripheral player under Arteta following the first-team emergence of Emile ...

Arsenal pave way for Liverpool to sign Ozan Kabak by terminating Shkodran Mustafi’s contract Comment Shkodran Mustafi is set to join Schalke Liverpool have been given the green light to complete a deal for Schalke centre-back Ozan Kabak after Arsenal agreed to terminate the contract of defender Shkodran Mustafi. Jurgen Klopp is desperate to sign a centre-back before the transfer ...

The first deadline day deal involving Arsenal has now been done, with the news that the very promising young midfielder Matt Smith has joined Charlton until the end of the season. Arsenal.com confirmed the news just now by announcing…… Matt Smith has been recalled from his loan with Swindon Town and has joined fellow League One side Charlton Athletic on loan ...

Martin Odegaard took the number 11 shirt at Arsenal after signing for the club but with many thinking he might get Mesut Ozil’s recently-vacated 10, why didn’t he take that number?   Martin Odegaard took the number 11 shirt at Arsenal after signing for the club but with many thinking he might get Mesut Ozil’s recently-vacated 10, why didn’t he ...

Mesut Özil has said he will never play for Germany again as he looks forward to his new life in Turkey.   Daily Cannon ArsenalArsenal HistoryEx-Arsenal Mesut Ozil: I will never play for them again By Lee Hurley – Jan 31, 2021 Mesut Özil has said he will never play for Germany again as he looks forward to his new ...

Currently wearing the number 32 shirt at Arsenal, Emile Smith Rowe will be handed the number 10 shirt in the summer after Mesut Ozil left for Fenerbahce. As Arsenal announced the signing of Martin Odegaard, who took the number 11 shirt, it was reported in Spain that the Norwegian did not take the 10 as he wanted a number that ...

  Arsenal extended their Premier League unbeaten run to seven games with a draw against Manchester United at the weekend, but Mikel Arteta’s side aren’t really in a position to be celebrating dropped points.   The Gunners are still a way off the European places, and they need to keep winning to maintain any hope of finishing the season in ...

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