Pre-season is typically a time when young players are given opportunities to impress in the first-team, and that was certainly the case in the 8-0 thrashing of Boreham Wood yesterday. Arsenal, as had been expected given the strength of the squad they took to Meadow Park, were utterly dominant and two youth players managed to […]

Last year Arsenal appointed Darren Burgess as Head of High Performance, securing his services from the Australian from AFL side Port Adelaide. At the time it was reported that there would be a ‘strategic partnership‘ between the two clubs, which could go someway to explain another appointment from down under. Local press report that physio […]

Calum Chambers says he could ‘grow to enjoy’ playing in the centre of the park after Unai Emery asked him to anchor Arsenal’s midfield in the second half of their 8-0 friendly win over Boreham Wood.  The Gunners, courtesy of a hat-trick by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and strikes from Reiss Nelson and Alex Lacazette, already had […]

The Unai Emery era has started with a comprehensive 8-0 win over Boreham Wood at Meadow Park. The Spaniard picked a strong starting line-up for his debut match, including a debut in defence for Sokratis, and it paid dividends immediately as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang opened the scoring with a delightful curler from the edge of the […]

Chris Willock, Marcus McGuane, Dan Crowley, Ismael Bennacer, Donyell Malen and now Armstrong Okoflex. These are just some of the youngsters who have elected to leave Arsenal within the past year or so in search of furthering their careers elsewhere. Okoflex is the latest addition to the list, with the Hale End graduate, a talented […]

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