Monthly Archives: November 2017

Arsenal topped their Europa League group in spite of a 1-0 defeat to Cologne at the RheinEnergieStadion tonight. A second half penalty from Sehrou Guirassy gave the home side the victory, but the draw in the other game between Red Star Belgrade and BATE Borisov meant the Gunners won the group. Here’s how the players […]

Cologne 1-0 Arsenal – player ratings

Arsene Wenger praised Cologne’s spirited defence but made clear the Bundesliga’s bottom side were lucky to beat Arsenal 1-0, courtesy of a generous penalty. The Gunners’ second string dominated possession throughout but struggled to create regular clear-cut chances on a tricky pitch. Ultimately, the defeat didn’t matter as a draw between Partizan Belgrade and BATE […]

Wenger: We missed a little something

Arsenal: Ospina, Debuchy, Mertesacker, Holding, Chambers, Coquelin, Elneny, Maitland-Niles, Wilshere, Welbeck, Giroud Subs: Macey, Iwobi, Akpom, Nelson, Nketiah, Sheaf, Willock — Arsenal topped their Europa League group despite surprisingly going down 1-0 to Cologne tonight. As ever there were plenty of changes from Arsene Wenger, with Danny Welbeck and Calum Chambers returning from injury to […]

Report: Cologne 1-0 Arsenal

Ahead of tonight’s Europa League clash with Cologne, Hector Bellerin has sung the praises of Reiss Nelson who is in contention for a starting place against the Bundesliga side. The 17 year old has appeared in all four European games this season – starting the last three – and the Spaniard has been impressed with […]

Bellerin bigs up ‘remarkable’ Nelson