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The Confirmed Draw For The FA Cup Quarter-Finals

FA Cup

After a number of shocks in the Fifth Round yesterday, this year’s FA Cup has been one of the most entertaining in years. The drama will surely continue in the quarter-finals with some fascinating games in the next round. All attentions were firmly on who non-league Lincoln City would face after they knocked out Premier League Burnley in the dying …

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Watch: Should Alexis’ Goal Have Been Ruled Out For Handball?

Arsenal took on Hull in the early game knowing anything less than a win would increase the pressure on Arsene Wenger even further. Despite some hapless defending from the Tigers, the hosts found themselves still level on the half-hour mark as they continued to spurn countless chances. Approaching half-time, Alexis Sanchez made the breakthrough in controversial circumstances. Keiran Gibbs drove …

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The Winners And Losers From An Amazing Premier League Weekend

Premier League

You couldn’t have predicted on Friday that we would have been treated to such a dramatic weekend of Premier League football with only Arsenal’s trip to Chelsea promising entertainment. However, one of the highest scoring game-weeks of the season brought controversy, high-quality football and some shock results. Winners: Chelsea Is what we’ll be writing by late April… Antonio Conte’s charges …

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The Most Telling Stats Behind Arsenal’s Defeat To Chelsea

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on February 4, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Today’s 3-1 defeat at Stamford Bridge was one of the lowest points in Arsene Wenger’s turbulent reign with his charges simply brushed aside by Chelsea. The Gunners are now 12 points behind the incessantly impressive league leaders and will need a dramatic capitulation from Antonio Conte’s men to give them any chance in the title race. It was one of …

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Atletico Madrid Target Alexis Sanchez As Griezmann Edges Towards Manchester United

Griezmann

Antoine Griezmann is almost certainly leaving Atletico Madrid this summer and the Spanish club have already pinpointed their ideal replacement. According to The Sun, Atleti are set to offer Alexis Sanchez a £220,000-a-week deal to leave the Emirates. Contract renewal negotiations with Arsenal representatives are said to be stalling but the message from the club has been clear; they’re not …

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Watch: Granit Xhaka Is Sent Off Again For This Scissor Challenge

Xhaka

Arsenal fans rejoiced in the summer with the addition of a real “midfield hardman” in Granit Xhaka after the 24-year-old joined from Borussia Monchengladbach. However, too often, his indiscipline has cost his side with today’s dismissal his second headless red card of the season. With Arsenal struggling to break down a resolute Burnley side, Shkodran Mustafi managed to steer his …

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Report Ranking Football’s Most Valuable Players Is Simply Jaw-Dropping

Pogba

It’s less than six months since Manchester United broke the world transfer record for Paul Pogba and it already seems like the record could be smashed again this year.  It’s looking increasingly likely that Antoine Griezmann will join his French teammate at the Theatre of Dreams while any move for 23-year-old Paulo Dybala could potentially also enter the history books. …

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Arsene Wenger Has Responded To Rumours Of A Move For Dimitri Payet

Payet

It’s quickly become inevitable that one of the stars of last season, Dimitri Payet, will not be at West Ham when the window closes. After effectively going on strike, the Frenchman has been training with the Hammers’ reserve team this past week as rumours continue to swirl. Marseille appeared to be in pole position but talk of a move home …

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Twitter On Top Form As Arsenal’s Comeback Stuns Bournemouth

Arsenal Sanchez

Tonight’s trip to Bournemouth always represented a tough test for Arsenal but also one they desperately needed to pass. They endured a dreadful start to proceedings and deservedly found themselves 2-0 down less than twenty minutes in. Goals from Charlie Daniels and Callum Wilson, stemming from some risible defending from Granit Xhaka and Hector Bellerin, made it an almost impossible …

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By The Stats, Who Has Been Arsenal’s Player Of The Season So Far?

Arsenal

The season thus far has been one of the better in recent memory for Arsenal with only a few listless performances marring a decent campaign. The Gunners can go just a point behind second-placed Liverpool with a win at Bournemouth tonight after Jurgen Klopp’s side stumbled away to Sunderland on Monday. But who has been the top performer for Arsene Wenger? …

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Asian Player Of The Year Admits He’s Desperate To Join Arsenal

Arsenal

Omar Abdulrahman was named the Asian Player of the Year recently and has admitted he dreams of joining Arsenal someday. Currently playing for Al-Ain in the United Arab Emirates, Abdulrahman is an attacking midfield player with an eye for a goal. He told Dubai Eye Sport, as quoted by the Metro, that Arsenal was his ideal destination as he looks …

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Ranking Arsenal’s Best Moments Of 2016

Arsenal

2016 was a fairly typical year for Arsenal. Immense highs interspersed among supreme lows, pressure on Wenger, transfer window disappointment and finishing above Spurs. From big wins to exciting new signings, we’ve ranked the Gunners’ top five moments of the year. Mustafi Arrives Injuries have somewhat stunted his opening months at the Emirates Stadium but Arsenal have unquestionably been at their …

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Every Premier League Player With Expiring Contracts Who Can Negotiate Exits Next Week

Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur are the only team in the Premier League not in danger of losing players as players enter the final six months of their contracts next week. They are, from January 1st, free to negotiate with overseas clubs under FIFA regulations. Several big-name players are in this position, leaving clubs scrambling to conclude contract negotiations. John Terry, Yaya Toure, Santi …

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One Of Europe’s Top Managers Is Targeting The Arsenal Hotseat [Report]

Arsenal

Whether he retires at the conclusion of this season or not, Arsene Wenger’s time at Arsenal is unquestionably winding down. Attentions have already turned to one of the most difficult tasks in recent footballing memory. Replacing him. Eddie Howe, Diego Simeone and Dennis Bergkamp are just some of the names that have been discussed as potential successors for the Frenchman. A …

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