Daily archives: March 24, 2016


Behind the scenes: how Arsenal players relax

Speaking to the official site today, Alexis Sanchez revealed that he likes to play the piano to help take his mind of football and to relax. “I’m not an expert pianist but it does help me relax, because the whole day revolves around football. I go home, then football,” he said. “It allows me to disconnect from football and that’s really good for me.” Alexis has also got his two dogs, Ren and Stimpy, to keep him on the up and up, but it got us thinking here at Arseblog News – how do some of the other players chill […]


Exclusive: Alex Scott speaks about her trip to Iraq

Earlier this month, Arsenal Ladies captain Alex Scott visited a camp in Khanaqeen, Iraq for children and families who have been forced to flee their homes due to war. Alex visited a football project funded by The Arsenal Foundation, in partnership with Save the Children, who have funded two artificial football pitches for young people living in the camps. During the visit, Alex talked with some of the young girls who had lost their homes, the footage certainly made for emotional viewing. Immediately after Arsenal Ladies’ recent match against Reading Women, Tim Stillman caught up with Alex Scott to learn […]