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Arsenal Fans React To A Late Draw With Manchester United


Arsenal had Olivier Giroud to thank yet again as the forward rescued an undeserved, late point against Manchester United at Old Trafford. Juan Mata had put the home side in front with an exquisite finish from Ander Herrera’s pinpoint cross. However, Arsenal’s marking has to come into question. The Juan Mata goal. Poor defensive positioning from Arsenal. #MUFCvAFC pic.twitter.com/IxeRyZVs4G — …

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Arsenal Star Striker Admits To Growing Increasingly Frustrated By Lack Of Game Time

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has featured only sparingly so far this season and the Frenchman has revealed he is growing increasingly frustrated by his time on the bench. Since returning from an extended summer break due to the European Championships, the 30-year-old has been, more often than not, losing out in the hunt for starting spots on Arsène Wenger’s team …

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With So Many Injuries, How Might Arsenal Line Up Against Ludogorets?

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 19: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal celebrates with team mates after scoring his team's third goal of the game during the UEFA Champions League group A match between Arsenal FC and PFC Ludogorets Razgrad at the Emirates Stadium on October 19, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal face Ludogorets in the Champions League on Tuesday knowing that a win will likely see them progress to the knockout stages with two games to spare. Somewhat uncharacteristically, it has been relatively smooth sailing for Arsenal’s side and a 1-1 draw in their opening game in Paris means that they are favourites to top a Champions League group for …

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Are Arsenal Finally Equipped To Win The Premier League?

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates his team's 4-1 win in the Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 29, 2016 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Arsenal made it nine wins from their last 10 games at the weekend after an impressive 4-1 victory over bottom of the table Sunderland and it represented the sign of maturity that shows that this Arsenal team may be equipped to win the Premier League title for the first time since 2003/04. Olivier Giroud came on as a substitute in the …

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Arsene Wenger Hints At Possible Formation Change After Easy Win Over Sunderland

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 29, 2016 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger could be about to change Arsenal’s tactical system. Although Arsenal are only separated with Manchester City on top of the Premier League table by goal difference, Arsene Wenger could adapt his tactical approach in the coming weeks. The revelation comes after Olivier Giroud came off the bench to score two goals with as many touches against Sunderland at the …

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Key Arsenal Striker To Return Ahead Of League Cup Tie Against Reading

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 18: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal performs a drill during an Arsenal training session on the eve of their UEFA Champions League Group A match against Ludogorets Razgrad at London Colney on October 18, 2016 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger suffered a frustrating 67th birthday on Saturday as the Frenchman saw his Arsenal side held to a goalless draw by Middlesbrough at the Emirates Stadium, ending a run of seven consecutive victories in all competitions. Despite failing to make the breakthrough against a well organised Boro side, the point extended Arsenal’s unbeaten run to twelve matches, and ensured the …

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Arsenal V Swansea: Confirmed Lineups, Coquelin On The Bench

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Jack Cork of Swansea City and Danny Welbeck of Arsenal battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Swansea City at the Emirates Stadium on March 2, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsenal are looking to give new Swansea manager Bob Bradley a rough introduction to life in the Premier League at the Emirates this afternoon. The Gunners are in a fine run of domestic form and are, in all honesty, expected to pick up another three points against the Swans. However, that was also the case last season, and a 2-1 …

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Arsenal Handed Massive Injury Boost As Pair Return To Full Training

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Eden Hazard of Chelsea is fouled by Francis Coquelin of Arsneal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium on September 24, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal are inching ever closer to having a fully-fit squad for the first time this season. Francis Coquelin and Lucas Pérez have today returned to full training as they continue their respective comebacks from injury, ahead of Arsenal’s Premier League fixture at home to Bob Bradley’s Swansea City next weekend. Coquelin had been absent from the starting lineup since picking …

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Arsenal Now Firm Favourites To Sign Liverpool Attacker In January

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: Jurgen Klopp, manager of Liverpool and Arsene Wenger Manager of Arsenal look on during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield on January 13, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Arsenal are believed to be in the market for a striker. Although Arsenal may have signed Lucas Peréz during the final days of the summer transfer window, it is widely believed that the Gunners remain in the market for a centre forward. Indeed, although the Spaniard may yet prove to be an astute purchase, few would argue that Peréz is …

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Aaron Ramsey Suffers Yet Another Disheartening Injury Set-Back

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Aaron Ramsey had been close to making a return for Arsenal. Although Aaron Ramsey was expected to make his return to the Arsenal team in the coming days after limping off against Liverpool on the opening day of the season, Arsene Wenger has today confirmed that the midfielder will not be available until after the forthcoming international break. In turn, this …

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Hull City V Arsenal: Confirmed Lineups, Walcott Starts

HULL, ENGLAND - MARCH 08: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal goes past Mohamed Diame of Hull City during the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round Replay match between Hull City and Arsenal at KC Stadium on March 8, 2016 in Hull, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal travel to the KCOM Stadium today to take on a Hull side that have made a very impressive start to the season. Still without a permanent manager, the Tigers have have won seven points from their opening four games under interim boss Mike Phelan, and have played very well despite having a threadbare squad. Despite signing six players just before …

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