Monthly Archives: November 2016


Report: Arsenal 0-2 Southampton (inc goals)

southampton_eflcup_2016Arsenal: Martinez, Jenkinson, Gabriel, Holding, Gibbs, Coquelin, Elneny, Ramsey, The Jeff, Iwobi, Lucas Subs: Macey, Bola, Bielik, Maitland-Niles, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Mavididi — Arsenal’s long unbeaten run came to an end this evening as they went down 2-0 to Southampton at the Emirates to crash out of the EFL Cup to the Saints for the second time in […]


Lucas returns, Ramsey starts at ’10’: Arsenal v Southampton – line-ups

Arsenal team news 2016It’s EFL Cup action tonight as we face Southampton at the Emirates. As ever with this competition, there are lots of changes to the team. Here are the official line-ups. Arsenal: Martinez, Jenkinson, Gabriel, Holding, Gibbs, Coquelin, Elneny, Ramsey, The Jeff, Iwobi, Lucas Subs: Macey, Bola, Bielik, Maitland-Niles, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Mavididi Southampton: Forster, Yoshida, van Dijk, […]


Xhaka: Cards are part of my game.

xhaka_red card SwanseaGranit Xhaka says he wouldn’t be the player Arsenal wanted if he gave up the physicality that has earned him three bookings and one red card since moving to London. The Switzerland international signed for the Gunners with a ‘hard man’ reputation having earned five dismissals since 2013 and with the third most fouls (73) […]


Boss backs Jenkinson ahead of EFL return

jenkinson-psg-700Arsene Wenger has given his backing to Carl Jenkinson ahead of tonight’s EFL Cup game against Southampton. The 24 year old was not in the squad at all for Sunday’s 3-1 win over Bournemouth, as the manager gave a chance to Mathieu Debuchy. Sadly for the Frenchman, he lasted just 15 minutes before departing with […]


Diaby: I have been lucky

scar_diaby1Despite injury problems that would have beaten most players, Abou Diaby says he feels lucky that he’s still involved in football. The former Arsenal man moved to Marseilles last summer, but has made just five appearances for the Ligue 1 side because of his ongoing, relentless fitness issues. However, in an interview with France Football, […]