The young midfielder is one of the most highly rated talents in the Arsenal squad, but his off pitch antics have made things difficult for him at the Emirates and a disappointed Arsene Wenger is reportedly stalling negotiations over a new contract.
With the elimination of Manchester City and Chelsea, reigning champions Arsenal will go into their FA Cup fourth round clash against Brighton, knowing that they’re not only favourites for the tie but also the competition as a whole. What’s more, the Gunners go into the contest on the back of an inspired performance at the Etihad Stadium where they registered a stunning 2-0 win. Yet, taking their upcoming opponents for granted is not something that Arsene Wenger is prepared to do. “We have to study them well,” Wenger told ESPN. “In the cup, you have to be ready from the start and people like that can always surprise you if you are not ready.” Two years ago, Wenger’s team had met Brighton at the same stage and were put through quite a test. At the time, the Seagulls were being managed by Gus Poyet and the team was in good form, fighting for a place in the playoffs. “It is […]
WOW Wednesday looms large on Matchday 4 as Gunners Dortmund faceoff, Messi looks to end drought, Mourinho plans for a Special & Atletico looks to progress.
With a series of hard-fought away wins, Arsenal are just two points away from the leaders and they have found a new spirit defending down the road. If this continues, Arsenal can, very well, lift some silverware before the season ends. Let us take a look at their performance down the road.