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Premier League Heroes: Arsenal’s Patrick Vieira

Today’s Premier League hero is one of Arsenal’s most revered midfielders Patrick Vieira.  Patrick Vieira was an influential Premier League midfielder that was at the heart of Arsene Wenger’s greatest Arsenal side. Vieira redefined what it meant to be a modern midfielder and was the engine of Arsenal’s invincibles as he managed to fit in from day one and right …

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Former Manchester United Boss Talks About Premier League Managers

Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has backed the “formidable” Louis van Gaal to restore the club’s fortunes. The 63-year-old Dutchman is currently attempting to revitalise United after replacing David Moyes at Old Trafford in the summer. Writing in his updated autobiography, Ferguson described Van Gaal as “a good choice”. He said: “Louis, who took the job, is what …

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Insight: Arsene Before Arsenal

Arsene Wenger turns 65 today. He now defines Arsenal as much as it defines him. But where did Arsene learn the ideals that helped him revolutionise the club? Sean Curtin investigates. When you look back on Arsene Wenger’s life, it’s easy to imagine his rise through management was some sort of manifest destiny. Looking back at what is known of …

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Paul Devlin Blog: Liverpool & Arsenal Chances In CL Tonight

Tonight’s a big night for the English teams in Europe. Chelsea may have beaten Maribor convincingly last night, but I doubt Liverpool or Arsenal will have it so easy. Brendan Rodgers’ men face off against possibly the greatest club side in Europe at the moment in the form of Real Madrid. Madrid have been impressive home and away this season …

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CL Group Qualification A Must For Arsenal & Wenger

The flurry of facts and statistics gracing the world of the English Premier League in recent days congregate to highlight a regrettable truth in the world of Arsene Wenger. 12-0, in the 12 games he has been pitted against the ingenious Mourinho, he has never emerged victorious, an abysmal record that undoubtedly draws a wry smile to the face of …

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Arsenal Linked With French Striker, Losing Race For Khedira

Press rumours indicate that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is looking to bring French player André-Pierre Gignac to the Emirates but may lose out to Manchester United in his long running pursuit of Sami Khedira. Arsenal are interested in signing French striker André-Pierre Gignac from Marseille according to French media outlet  Le 10 Sport. The 28-year-old, who plays primarily as striker but can also operate on …

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Premier League Preview – Arsenal Vs Hull City

Gavin Bergin previews the clash between Arsenal and Hull City at the Emirates Stadium tomorrow afternoon in a 3pm kick-off. It’s been a somewhat strange start to the season for the Gunners. You can’t say they’ve fired on all cylinders, yet their first Premier League defeat only came in the last game out against Chelsea. They’re sitting on the same number of points …

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Arsenal’s Injury Crisis…Who Is To Blame?

Arsenal’s injury crisis has caused Arsene Wenger yet more headaches as the season has progressed, Conor Heffernan looks at who is to blame for the injury problems at Arsenal. Earlier this month a report by PhysioRoom.com showed that Arsenal are strong contenders as the unluckiest club in English football. Since August 2002, Arsenal players have sustained 889 injuries, more than …

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Arsenal Receive Good News On Injury Front

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil could be back to action in six weeks Arsene Wenger has confirmed, along with the news that Aaron Ramsey is set to return next week. The Arenal manager has confirmed to reporters in this morning’s press conference that the influential German playmaker could return to action in six weeks. Arsenal have deemed the injury not to …

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Arsenal Boss: I Don’t Regret Not Taking Cesc

Arsene Wenger has apologised for his touchline spat with Jose Mourinho and defended his decision not to resign Cesc Fabregas. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has belatedly apologised for his touch line confrontation with Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho in their recent meeting at Stamford Bridge, a game the Blues won on a 2-0 scoreline. With 20 minutes gone in the ill …

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How Do Arsenal Solve A Problem Like Ozil?

Sean Curtin reflects on whether Arsenal should cash in on the German star this January, with media outlets reporting the number 10 wants out. Would a deal less than 18 months into a five-year contract make any sense for the Gunners? Where do you even begin with Mesut Ozil? Never has an Arsenal player promised so much and delivered so little …

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Arsenal Deal For Midfielder To Be Hijacked By The Blues

Chelsea have now overtaken Arsenal in the race to sign Sami Khedira from Real Madrid. The Gunners have been linked with a move for the midfielder for some time but it now looks as though the Pensioners could steal a march on the North London club due to Real Madrid’s interest in out-of-favour Chelsea keeper Petr Cech, according to reports. Although …

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Arsenal Midfielder Linked With Move To Bayern

Mesut Ozil could be on his way out of Arsenal as soon as January with fresh reports linking the German international with a move to Bayern Munich. The Bundesliga side are willing to pay about £30 million for Ozil’s services, according to the Daily Mail. Mesut Ozil has been at the centre of any scrutiny aimed towards the Gunners’ midfield this …

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Arsenal Injury Crisis Deepens

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Under pressure Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has more bad news to deal with, as both Laurent Koscielny and Mesut Ozil face battles with injuries. Arsenal’s injury crisis deepens with the news that French international Laurent Koscielny has been sent home from his national squad due to an Achilles problem, according to The Independent. While the injury is not believed to be serious, the French …

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Rumours: Arsenal Linked With Move For PSG Midfielder

Arsenal have been linked with a  January move for PSG midfielder Yohan Cabaye, who is unsettled in Paris due to a lack of playing time. The former Newcastle United midfielder would add Premier League experience to the Gunners midfield who are now set to miss German midfielder Mesut Ozil for 12 weeks after he suffered a knee ligament injury. Cabaye …

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Arsenal Linked With PSG Striker

Edinson Cavani could be making the move to Arsenal as early as January with the North London club following on from their interest this summer. Arsenal would have to be pay around £55 million to land the 27-year-old, making him Arsenal’s record signing should he move, according to reports in Metro. Although Cavani’s record this season appears good with three goals …

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Arsenal Facing Renewed Competition To Land Superstar

Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira has been heavily linked with Arsenal for some time and while they remain favourites to land him they are facing competition from Premier League rivals Manchester United and Chelsea as well as Serie A outfit AC Milan. The race to sign Sami Khedira is hotting up already with the January window still some way off. Recent reports suggested …

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Arsenal Close In On January Signings

Arsenal are being heavily linked with a January move for German duo Sami Khedira and Julian Draxler. The saga of Real Madrid’s Sami Khedira going to Arsenal must be getting tiresome for Gunners fans at this stage. The proposed move was one of the most talked about rumours over the summer, but deadline day came and went without any progress. Now …

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