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Watch: Olivier Giroud Blushes While Giving Incredibly Modest Explanation For Scorpion Kick Goal

On Sunday evening, Olivier Giroud scored what many have already labelled as the goal of the season.  Just 16 minutes into their home clash with Crystal Palace, Arsenal found themselves 1-0 up after an outrageous finish from Olivier Giroud. After an average cross from Alexis Sanchez was delivered behind the arriving Frenchman, Giroud somehow flicked the ball into the top …

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Watch: Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud Scores Sensational Scorpion Kick Goal Against Crystal Palace


In a case of scorpion kick goals being all the rage now, Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has added one of his own. The French international emulated Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s stunning strike against Sunderland last week (and then some) by scoring this screamer against Crystal Palace on Sunday afternoon. _____ Reacting to a cross from Alexis Sanchez that had been hit behind …

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Arsenal Suffer Double Injury Blow On The Eve Of West Ham Clash [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium on November 27, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal fans can be forgiven for believing that the club’s November curse has begun to roll into December after the Gunners appear to have suffered three further injuries during the first two days of the new month. Yesterday Arsene Wenger confirmed that Santi Cazorla would be ruled out for a further three months after the midfielder’s ankle injury showed no sign …

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Arsenal’s Arsène Wenger Issues Fitness Updates On Cazorla, Debuchy, Giroud And Welbeck

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger attends a press conference at London Colney on December 2, 2016 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal will look to bounce back from their EFL Cup defeat in midweek with the short trip to West Ham United on Saturday. The Gunners’ 2-0 defeat to Southampton on Wednesday closed off one avenue of silverware for Arsène Wenger’s side, and will aim to maintain their Premier League title challenge at the London Stadium this weekend. However, Wenger will have …

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The Predicted Arsenal XI To Face A Bournemouth Side Without Wilshere


Arsenal head into tomorrow’s game with AFC Bournemouth hoping to shake off the hostile feeling generated amongst fans towards the team for failing to defeat French champions Paris Saint-Germain at the Emirates on Wednesday. Goals from Olivier Giroud and an own goal from Marco Verratti was not enough to prevent the Parisiens topping the group going into their final game …

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Arsenal Fans Rue Missed Opportunity As Twitter Reacts To PSG Draw


Arsenal fans were left wondering ‘what if’ as an equaliser from Lucas Moura prevented the Gunners from topping Group A going into the final round of fixtures in the Champions League. Edinson Cavani had slid the Parisians into the lead after a fine pass from Blaise Matuidi, but Alexis Sanchez was fouled in the box on the stroke of half-time …

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Our Predicted Arsenal Team To Beat PSG And Finally Claim Top Spot In Their Champions League Group

Unlike previous seasons, Arsenal find themselves in the position of having already qualified from their Champions League group. In addition, tonight’s fixture against Paris Saint-Germain not only provides the Gunners with the opportunity to qualify with a game to spare, but do so as a group winner, handing Arsene Wenger’s side the chance to secure an easier draw in the last 16, …

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Arsenal Forward’s Agent Robustly Denies Rumours Of A Move To Serie A

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 25: Lucas Perez of Arsenal during the EFL Cup fourth round match between Arsenal and Reading at Emirates Stadium on October 25, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward Lucas Pérez hasn’t quite had the start to his Emirates career that he would have envisaged. The £17m summer signing has played just 87 minutes of Premier League action since his arrival from Deportivo in late August, and with Alexis Sánchez’s unexpected conversion to a central role this season, Lucas now finds himself below both the Chilean international …

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Opinion: Nothing’s Changed For Arsenal; They’re Still Mentally Weak When It Matters

during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England.

Saturday’s visit to Old Trafford exposed something in Arsenal which they thought they had vanquished. Since their opening day defeat to Liverpool (and subsequent draw against Leicester), they have sought to improve their mental resilience and prove that they can finally banish the ghosts of the past decade and challenge for the Premier League title. However, their performance on Saturday …

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Alan Shearer Tears Into Arsenal And Mesut Özil Following Man United Draw

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal could count themselves lucky on Saturday after escaping from Old Trafford with a point. Second best for much of the game, the Gunners scored with their first and only shot on target through an Olivier Giroud header in the 89th minute. Despite the point, it was widely acknowledged that Arsenal’s performance was subpar, particularly when compared to most of …

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Manchester United 1-1 Arsenal: Five Things We Learned

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal (L) and Juan Mata of Manchester United (R) battle for possession during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Manchester United dropped two points at home to Arsenal on Saturday as Olivier Giroud levelled it up in the 89th minute. Man United looked to be on course for the three points courtesy of a strike from Juan Mata, only for Arsenal to score via their first shot on target right at the death. So what did we learn from …

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