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Arsene Wenger has admitted that the club’s recent Premier League, and Champions League, form has produced ‘negative vibes’, but says that playing in a different competition can help players find an escape from that. Although the Gunners beat Boro 2-1 last Monday, it wasn’t the most convincing of wins, and Man City are probably seen […]

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In recent months there has been a noticeable trend of Arsenal related exclusives from The Times. For example, a story that Arsenal were going to send Per Merteacker on loan in January, and before that how Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil were demanding £250,000 a week each to sign new contracts with the clubs. Apropos […]

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The season may not be over but for Jeff Reine-Adelaide it already is, with the prospect having been stopped in his tracks by an ankle injury that has ruled him out for six weeks. As a consequence the France youth international will have plenty of time, during his rehabilitation, to outline the goals that he […]

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Jay-Jay Okocha, one of Nigeria’s greatest players and uncle of Alex Iwobi, says his nephew should stay and fight for his place at Arsenal having fallen out of favour a bit in recent weeks. The 20 year old has made 36 appearances for the Gunners this season, but hasn’t started a game since the 3-1 […]

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Ramsey seeks positives as Gunners grab a pointAaron Ramsey says that beating Manchester City to reach the FA Cup final would go some way to salvaging something from a season that the midfielder admits has been ‘difficult’. With top four still not out of reach but looking very difficult, winning the cup would provide a real ray of sunshine at the end […]

- Tim Stillman

Arsenal Ladies open their Spring Series campaign against Notts County at Boreham Wood on Sunday afternoon (after going to press, it was announced that Notts County Ladies have sadly been wound up and have withdrawn from the league, so Sunday’s game is no longer going ahead). The Spring Series is an interim round robin league […]

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In 2014, Arsenal required a late goal from Per Mertesacker and a penalty shoot-out to defeat Wigan to reach the FA Cup final. In 2015 it was an extra-time goal from Alexis Sanchez that saw us through the final against Aston Villa at the expense of Reading. So, even when the opposition are ‘on paper’ […]

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Arsene Wenger has refused to be drawn over many things in the last little while. Such as: His future His intentions His future intentions What he intends to do in the future Drawing – he won’t be drawn about drawing There was more no talk about his future today, and we won’t bore you with […]

Layla Anna-Lee believes Arsenal and Tottenham will both make it to the FA Cup final. Is she wrong?

The FC crew uate Arsenal's prospects of upending Manchester City in their FA Cup semifinal encounter.

Former Arsenal defender Kolo Toure believes Arsene Wenger is the best manager Arsenal have had.

Paul Mariner thinks it would be a tactical mistake for Arsenal to go with three at the back when they face Man City.
You're going to want to see this. Hector Bellerin was spotted rocking a fresh new do on the Arsenal training pitch ahead of the Gunners' FA Cup semifinal against Manchester City on Sunday.

Hector Bellerin............. pic.twitter.com/qwqOoPTkLD
- Stuart MacFarlane (@Stuart_PhotoAFC) April 22, 2017

That's right, the Spain international has decided to braid up his long locks for the big clash! The verdict is still out -- thumbs up or down?

Bellerin has struggled for form of late due to...

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Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal's recent poor league form will not impact his side when they face Manchester City in Sunday's FA Cup semi-final.The Gunners have lost five of their last nine Premier League games to slip out of the top four, with Wenger now facing an uphill challenge to secure Champions League football for next season.The FA Cup, a competition Wenger has won a record-equalling six times, now offers the only chance of a trophy for the Frenchman as he continues to battle against a growing...

The FC crew uate Arsenal's prospects of upending Manchester City in their FA Cup semifinal encounter.
Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal's recent poor league form will not impact his side when they face Manchester City in Sunday's FA Cup semifinal.
The Gunners have lost five of their last nine Premier League games to slip out of the top four, with Wenger now facing an uphill challenge to secure Champions League football for next season.
The FA Cup, a competition Wenger has won a record-equalling six times, now offers the only chance of a trophy for the Frenchman as he continues to battle against a growing...

Relive Man City and Arsenal's paths to the FA Cup semifinal with their best goals so far.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted to being saddened by Jack Wilshere's latest injury.

After another injury setback, Shaka Hislop and Alexis Nunes discuss what the future has in store for Jack Wilshere.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has said he has no doubt that Jack Wilshere can recover from his latest injury setback.
The midfielder, on a season-long loan from Arsenal, will play no further part this season after suffering a fractured leg during last weekend's 4-0 defeat at Tottenham.
It is the latest in a series of injury problems that have restricted the 25-year-old's progress for club and country.
Howe, though, believes Wilshere, who made 27 league appearances for Bournemouth, can overcome...

Nicklas Bendtner has a new regal title in the Rosenborg dressing room.
Nicklas Bendtner has a new nickname. Apparently "Lord Bendtner" has had to ditch his old moniker from his Arsenal days, at least as far as his new teammates at Norwegian club Rosenborg are concerned.
You can call him the "Emperor" from now on.
Turns out Rosenborg's dressing room has a long-standing habit of handing out bombastic nicknames, and "Lord" was already taken by fellow striker Mushaga Bakenga.
"It's true we have kings, lords and different titles for people in the dressing room," Rosenborg...

The Exploding Heads look ahead to the FA Cup semifinals.

The Exploding Heads look ahead to the FA Cup semifinals.
As well as Premier League action, there's two huge FA Cup semifinals this weekend as Arsenal, Manchester City, Tottenham and Chelsea eye the final.
Elsewhere, the fight for the top four intensifies as Manchester United face a tricky trip to Burnley while Liverpool host Crystal Palace.
Predict the outcomes in our match polls. 

CHELSEA: After the meek defeat to Manchester United last Sunday, Chelsea could not meet a rampant Spurs side at a worse time. But Antonio Conte's side have reacted well...

Former Arsenal defender Kolo Toure believes Arsene Wenger is the best manager Arsenal have had.

BBC football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Jermaine Jenas and Trevor Nelson in this week's Premier League predictions.

Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's FA Cup game between Arsenal and Manchester City.

Do you know your Old Firm from your El Clasico? Test your knowledge on the four big fixtures of the weekend.

Bournemouth confirm on-loan midfielder Jack Wilshere is out for the season with a fractured leg.

Arsenal keep alive their hopes of finishing in the top four of the Premier League with a narrow victory at second-bottom Middlesbrough.

BBC football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Newcastle fan Sting and his son Joe Sumner in this week's Premier League predictions.

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal face a "massive" challenge to make the top four and that "nothing" has changed about his future.

Mesut Ozil says he will put talks over his future at Arsenal on hold to focus on securing a top-four Premier League finish.

The ghostwriter explains why Ozil decided to put an argument with Jose Mourinho in the first chapter of his new book

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola

While the Manchester City manager is satisfied with his side's performance this year, he does not expect the club's owners to be

The German is yet to taste anything other than victory at the home of English football and is hoping to extend that sequence against Manchester City

The Brazilian has been recovering from a broken foot and Pep Guardiola says he will decide this weekend if he will start at Wembley on Sunday

Manchester City midfielders Leroy Sane and Kevin De Bruyne

The attacker is looking forward to getting a chance to play at Wembley while also hoping to continue his fine play against the Gunners

The average fan of Man Utd or Man City pockets just under £400 a week - compared to over £111,000 among players at the team they support

Jack Wilshere in action for Bournemouth

The midfielder will not see action for Bournemouth before the end of the term and his manager has pledged it will have no influence on contract talks

Schalke full-back Sead Kolasinac

The manager wishes to focus on the FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City and says that it is a match he "expects" his side to win

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