French midfielder Francis Coquelin was heavily under scrutiny for his below-par performances in Arsenal's 4-1 drubbing of Sunderland.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey have failed to recuperate from their injuries, and will be ruled out of Saturday's game against Swansea.
Arsene Wenger couldn't have asked for a better way to celebrate his 20 years at the helm of Arsenal, after his side produced one of the best performances of attacking football seen at the Emirates in recent times
Arsenal travel to the Dean Court Arena on Sunday knowing well that anything less than a win against a 15th place Bournemouth side would put a hammer dent in to their title challenge.
January signing Mohamed Elneny is set to make his Arsenal FC debut on Saturday against Burnley, while key midfielder Francis Coquelin is set to make his return after completing two weeks of full training.
Francis Coquelin, an important cog in Arsenal FC’s midfield, revealed to Daily Mail that Robert Pires played an integral role behind his meteoric rise in status.
Arsenal FC manager has launched a fierce defence of Arsenal FC midfielder Coquelin who was heavily criticized by Gary Neville ahead of Liverpool FC game. The manager also went onto say that he stands by his decision not to buy a defensive midfielder.
Arsenal FC secured their first win of the new Premier League season against an inspired Crystal Palace side. Olivier Giroud scored a stunning acrobatic volley, before Joel Ward equalized for the Eagles. Delaney then turned in Sanchez's header into his own goal.
Arsenal won their 12th FA cup to cap off a season that saw them promise, yet again but failed to emerge as Chelsea’s closest challengers. As Mourinho pointed out, the season isn’t played from January to August, and Arsenal again failed to build on their FA cup success from last year. A season of two halves: With the incredible amount of football being played these days, a lot of teams were expected to struggle post the World Cup. Mesut Ozil and Per Mertesacker were hardly at their best at the start of the season and while August went by unbeaten, the team was hardly challenging for the title. The turning point came with the arrival of Frances Coquelin from Charlton, courtesy yet another injury crisis that saw Wenger alarmingly shorn of central midfield options. What followed was a brilliant run as Arsenal went on the rampage in the Premier League and the FA Cup, backed by a double pivot of […]
“Wazzat?” I suddenly awoke on one of the many flights I’ve had to take recently, sleep-mask askew and drool plastered on headset. After adjusting my bearings, I looked over to see an unnaturally happy flight attendant looming over me, jawbones stretched till the lands of infinity. “Would sir like something to drink?” I thought and decided that sir *would* like something to drink. “We have orange juice and pineapple juice, sir,” the attendant tittered, maw still parted in an admirable Grand Canyon imitation. “Alright, I’ll have an orange juice.” “Here is your pineapple juice, sir.” I mouthed wordlessly but the attendant was already off, an ephemeral wood-sprite of confusing hospitality. I checked around to see if the flight doubled up as a set of a Coen Brothers movie, shrugged, and proceeded to attack the pineapple juice. *** Hardly the most gripping of stories, I know, but it does in this case serve as a mediocre segue into the domain of […]