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Jack Wilshere was given a straight red card as Arsenal beat Manchester City 4-3 in their second Premier League 2 fixture of the season. The England international raised his hands as he reacted to a late challenge on him in the second half and after a further scuffle was given his marching orders along with […]

- Arseblog News Hound

Jon Toral is on the verge of joining Hull City on a season-long loan, according to ESPN. The move to the KCOM Stadium would be the Spanglish midfielder’s fifth move in three years following stints at Brentford, Birmingham City, Granada and Rangers. Toral, who signed from Barcelona alongside Hector Bellerin in 2014, penned a new […]

- Tim Stillman

Arsenal Women have reinforced their defence ahead of the 2017-18 season with the signings of Swedish international Jessica Samuelsson and the return of Germany international Josephine Henning. With Casey Stoney and youngsters Anna Patten and Lotte Wubben-Moy having left recently, the Gunners were in great need of defensive reinforcements. They announced the signing of Swedish […]

- arseblog

Last week right-wing website Breitbart published a story about Spanish police shutting down a gang who were reportedly charging people €5,000 each to take them from Morocco to Spain on jetskis. To illustrate said story, they used a picture of two men on a jetski powering through the water. Neither of the men were people […]

- Arseblog News Hound

Serie B side Empoli have confirmed the permanent signing of Ismael Bennacer. The 19-year-old Algeria international, who made one appearance for the Arsenal first team in the League Cup, has signed a four-year contract at the Stadio Libero Liberati. L’Empoli Fc comunica di aver acquisito a titolo definitivo dall’@Arsenal le prestazioni sportive del calciatore @Ismael_Bennacer […]

- Arseblog News Hound

Birmingham City have confirmed season-long loan deals for both Carl Jenkinson and Cohen Bramall. The Mirror reported this morning that a deal was on the cards and things have moved very quickly indeed. Last season we loaned Krystian Bielik to the Blues and he seemed to enjoy himself. The likes of Jon Toral and Nicklas Bendtner […]

- arseblog

According to reports Celtic are interested in taking Chuba Akpom on loan for the 2017-18 season. The 21 year old striker is a long way down the pecking order at Arsenal, and is unlikely to feature much, if at all, during the current campaign. Akpom has had a number of loan moves in the past […]

- Arseblog News Hound

According to the Mirror, Birmingham City are on the verge of signing Cohen Bramall and Carl Jenkinson on season-long loan deals. After the defeat to Stoke City on Saturday Arsene Wenger reaffirmed his intention to trim the first team squad having struggled this summer to move on players who’ve little chance of playing regularly. Jenkinson, who […]

- Peter O'Rourke

The FC crew debate the questionable offside call that may have played a part in Arsenal's tough defeat at Stoke City.

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home.

Arsenal's Arsene Wenger believes the transfer window should be closed before the start of the season to avoid playing the same players more than twice.
Arsenal duo Carl Jenkinson and Cohen Bramall are set to join Birmingham City on loan, sources close to the Premier League side have told ESPN FC.
Arsene Wenger said over the weekend he was willing to let some players leave in an effort to free up space in his Arsenal squad.
Jenkinson's future at Arsenal has been up in the air all summer after he was omitted from the club's squad during preseason plans and he has not featured so far this season.
The 25-year-old found himself out of favour at Arsenal...

The FC crew debate the questionable offside call that may have played a part in Arsenal's tough defeat at Stoke City.

- ESPN staff

The guys respond to tweets about a possible MLS Super Cup, Alexis Sanchez's worth compared to Philippe Coutinho's and more.

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Arsene Wenger has said he'd rather keep Alexis Sanchez at the club and take a financial loss at the end of the Chilean's contract. The football world is awash with gossip. Transfer Talk is monitoring the whispers ahead of all the summer moves. Check out the latest deals and potential deals here.
TOP STORY: City to push Arsenal over Alexis stance
Manchester City will make a late move in a bid to pry Alexis Sanchez away from Arsenal, offering £70 million for the Chilean, reports the Mirror.
Pep Guardiola is determined to link up with Sanchez once again, having worked together at Barcelona. Guardiola has spent relentlessly...

- ESPN staff

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home.

Arsene Wenger places blame on his side for failing to break down Stoke City, but highly contests the offside call on Lacazette.

Steve Nicol critiques Arsenal's slow start against Stoke, but still feels Arsene Wenger's side deserved a draw.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Alexis Sanchez should be fit to return to action against Liverpool next week, while he has defended Mesut Ozil's performance against Stoke.
Sanchez, who has under a year left on his Arsenal contract and has been heavily linked with a summer exit, has missed the club's start to the season due to an abdominal strain.
Without the Chile international, Arsenal have struggled past Leicester in their Premier League opener while suffering a 1-0 defeat at Stoke on Saturday,...

- ESPN staff

Arsene Wenger places blame on his side for failing to break down Stoke City, but highly contests the offside call on Lacazette.

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home.

Steve Nicol critiques Arsenal's slow start against Stoke, but still feels Arsene Wenger's side deserved a draw.

Steve Nicol critiques Arsenal's slow start against Stoke, but still feels Arsene Wenger's side deserved a draw.

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home. Arsene Wenger says he expects Arsenal to sell some players before the end of the transfer window as the size of the current squad is "not manageable."
Arsenal suffered a 1-0 defeat at Stoke City on Saturday, but Wenger doesn't expect reinforcements to steady the ship.
Quite the opposite, in fact, as he expects to downsize before the window closes on Aug. 31.
"I expect to sell players first, that is all," Wenger told reporters after the game. "I expect some players to go because we have too many players...

- Andrew Mangan

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home.

Steve Nicol critiques Arsenal's slow start against Stoke, but still feels Arsene Wenger's side deserved a draw.

Steve Nicol critiques Arsenal's slow start against Stoke, but still feels Arsene Wenger's side deserved a draw.

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home.
Having broken the away day hoodoo at Stoke last season, Arsenal went into Saturday's game with more confidence than in the past, but paid the price in a 1-0 loss that featured a disjointed team selection by manager Arsene Wenger.
He left out captain Per Mertesacker, played the right-footed Hector Bellerin on the left, asked Nacho Monreal to anchor a back three, and shoehorned Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain into the team on the right because of that.
Wenger's side dominated, should have had a first-half...

Arsene Wenger places blame on his side for failing to break down Stoke City, but highly contests the offside call on Lacazette.

- Mattias Karen, Arsenal correspondent

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home.

Jese scored the lone goal of the game on his Stoke City debut to help the Potters hold off Arsenal at home.

Steve Nicol critiques Arsenal's slow start against Stoke, but still feels Arsene Wenger's side deserved a draw.

Steve Nicol critiques Arsenal's slow start against Stoke, but still feels Arsene Wenger's side deserved a draw. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger slammed his makeshift defence for being "too sluggish" and complained his side had been denied a goal and a penalty by incorrect decisions in the Gunners' 1-0 loss to Stoke on Saturday.
Stoke debutant Jese Rodriguez slotted the ball past Petr Cech just two minutes after the half-time break after a quick counter-attack, as Nacho Monreal failed to close him down before he could get off a shot.
Monreal was one of two left-backs deployed in Wenger's back three for the second...

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Arsene Wenger, Arsenal

The Gunners manager acknowledged he has too many players and isn't thinking about signing anyone before the summer transfer window closes

Mesut Ozil, Arsenal

The Germany international put in a lacklustre display on Saturday, but his boss believes he was not to blame for the loss

Stoke's Jese Rodriguez celebrates a goal against Arsenal.

The former Real Madrid and PSG forward was back to his best in a memorable victory, and earned the praise of his manager

Alexandre Lacazette, Arsenal

The decision to disallow the French striker's second-half effort for offside frustrated the Gunners boss as they slipped to a 1-0 defeat

A 1-0 reverse at the Britannia Stadium leaves the Gunners with a win and a defeat from their first two games

Arsene Wenger is clearly unsure of his best team and he saw his side come unstuck against Stoke as his star man waits to make his comeback

Jese Rodriguez scores for Stoke against Arsenal on his debut

Arsenal fell to a 1-0 defeat at Stoke City, with Jese Rodriguez's second-half strike proving decisive for the hosts.

The Burnley striker didn't hold back in his criticism of the Blues, who he feels are "lightweight" without Diego Costa and Nemanja Matic.

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