Yearly archives: 2016

Alexis: I believe we can win things

alexis-sanchez-bournemouth-cele-2016Alexis Sanchez has sounded a positive note going into the new year by saying he believes Arsenal have the quality to win trophies. The Chilean expressed his happiness at his increasing importance to the team this season, and says he’s focused on making fans happy by bringing silverware to the club. Speaking to the official […]

Time running out for Toral to succeed at Arsenal

Jon Toral ArsenalHe joined Arsenal at the same time as Hector Bellerin and there were suggestions in some quarters that Jon Toral was the superior talent of the pair. Fast forward five and a half years, however, and, while Bellerin is firmly established as Arsenal’s first-choice right-back, Toral finds himself out on loan for the third season […]

Wenger on the gap in Ozil’s game

ozil_goalArsene Wenger maintains that Mesut Ozil can influence even more matches by improving the standard of his finishing. Last weekend’s win over West Bromwich Albion saw the Germany international make his 100th league appearance for the Gunners and notch his 36th assist – a record that has only been bettered by Eric Cantona (39). However, […]

Wenger irked by Debuchy untruths

wenger-debuchyArsene Wenger says he understands the frustration felt by injured defender Mathieu Debuchy but rejects some of his compatriot’s assertions put forward in L’Equipe this week. The right-back claims he and the boss barely speak aside from greeting each other each day and hinted that Arsenal have blocked moves away from the club. Asked about […]

Wenger: Elneny will miss four games

elneny_arsenal_2016Arsene Wenger says that Mohamed Elneny will miss at least four games as he’s been called into the Egypt squad for the Africa Cup of Nations taking place in January. The tournament is being held in Gabon and the 24 year old will be involved until the end of the group stages on January 25th. […]