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Arsenal Hit With Massive Injury Blow Ahead of Clash With Hull [Report]

Arsenal could be without a key player for their match with Hull. According to The Express, Olivier Giroud’s week could be about to get a whole lot worse, after James Cambridge reported that the French striker could miss Arsenal game with Hull on Saturday. Not only was the striker sent off in the dying minutes of Arsenal’s Champions League clash with Paris …

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UEFA To Issue Mystifying Update On Olivier Giroud – Marco Verratti Incident [Report]

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Olivier Giroud was sent off against Paris Saint-Germain. Arsenal fans were left aghast when Olivier Giroud was sent off against Paris Saint-Germain earlier this week for two bookable offences. Already carrying a yellow card, Giroud received a second yellow card after challenging PSG’s Marco Verratti for possession. Although the Arsenal striker made contact with the Italian, Verratti dramatically fell to the floor, before he quickly began protesting …

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Arsène Wenger Reveals His Big Plans For Granit Xhaka At Arsenal

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 16: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger during a training session at London Colney on September 16, 2016 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Following Arsenal’s 1-1 draw against Paris Saint Germain in the Champions League early this week, the North London side return to Premier league action tomorrow afternoon, where they will face off against newly-promoted side Hull City.   Speaking ahead of the Premier League clash, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, has lavished midfield duo Mohamed Elneny and Granit Xhaka with praise, however …

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Arsenal And Liverpool Set To Do Battle Over Torino Striker

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Both Liverpool and Arsenal were looking to add a striker to their respective squads during the transfer window. Throughout the summer transfer window, both Arsenal and Liverpool made no secret of the fact that they were both actively pursuing a number of centre forwards ahead of the new season. Although Sadio Mane and Lucas Perez signed for Arsenal and Liverpool respectively, neither …

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Following The PSG Draw, Is This The Arsenal XI That Should Play Against Hull?

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 13: Alexis Sanchez #7 of Arsenal FC celebrate his goal with teammattes during the UEFA Champions League group A between Paris Saint-Germain and Arsenal FC at Parc Des Princes on september 13, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Xavier Laine/Getty Images)

Arsenal could count themselves somewhat fortunate on Tuesday night as they escaped from the Parc des Princes with a 1-1 draw against Paris Saint-Germain. The Gunners were on the back foot for much of the game, but a combination of an outstanding performance from replacement goalkeeper Petr Cech and the unbelievable wastefulness of PSG striker Edinson Cavani meant that the …

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Arsenal Cannot Appeal Olivier Giroud’s Red Card Against Paris Saint-Germain

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Olivier Giroud faces a ban after being sent off last night. Olivier Giroud was rightly angered last night, after being sent off following a controversial incident with Paris Saint-Germain’s Marco Verratti. Already carrying a yellow card, Giroud challenged the Italian midfielder for possession, after which Verratti dramatically fell to the floor. The PSG player quickly began protesting in the direction of the referee, before Marquinhos …

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Footage Illustrates How Marco Verratti Got Olivier Giroud Sent Off

Paris Saint-Germain v Arsenal FC - UEFA Champions League

Olivier Giroud was sent off after picking up two yellow cards last night. Arsenal were able to take many positives from last night’s draw with Paris Saint-Germain. Apart from picking up a point away from home, the performances of Alex Iwobi and David Ospina raise a number of selection dilemmas for Arsene Wenger. Nevertheless, Arsenal were fortunate to come away from the Parc des …

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The Predicted Arsenal XI To Take On PSG

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Following a scrappy win against Southampton on Saturday Arsenal take on European giants Paris Saint Germain at the Parc des Princes, and with an almost fully fit squad Wenger’s selection will prove to be interesting. With Arsenal’s generic 4-2-3-1 formation, here is how the team could line-up: Goalkeeper – Petr Cech Yes, you guessed it, Petr Cech will more than …

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Stats Show Santi Cazorla Had Yet Another Brilliant Game For Arsenal

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Arsenal won consecutively for the first time since the 2nd of April as a Santi Cazorla penalty deep in stoppage time gave the Gunners a 2-1 win over Southampton. Arsene Wenger opted to give debuts to both Shkodran Mustafi in defence with Laurent Koscielny, whilst Lucas Perez started up front in place of Alexis Sanchez, who had impressed there against …

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Arsenal Fans Not Happy Despite Last Gasp Win Over Southampton

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Arsenal secured a late win over Southampton thanks to Santi Cazorla’s late penalty. After spending nearly £90 million this summer, Arsenal fans began to believe their side would be able to avoid a stuttering to the season. Although they lost their opening game of the new campaign against Liverpool, it seemed Arsene Wenger dusted his side down following their 3-1 …

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Arsene Wenger Set To Throw New Signing Straight Into Starting XI Against Southampton

Arsenal fans will finally get to see the club’s latest high profile signings in action on Saturday, when the Gunners take on Southampton at the Emirates Stadium. Following what was at times a testing transfer window, Arsene Wenger moved late to secure the services of Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez. Both players joined Arsenal in the closing days of the window, but …

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Gentleman’s Agreement Could See Arsenal Secure Alexandre Lacazette For An Incredible Sum Next Summer

Arsenal could yet sign Alexandre Lacazette. Although Arsenal fans had their patience tested during the transfer window, they ultimately came away content. Despite failing to sign Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez, the Gunners eventually secured the services Lucas Pérez, Shkodran Mustafi, Rob Holding and Granit Xhaka. However, they failed to land a consistent goal scorer who would challenge Olivier Giroud for a place in the starting …

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Arsenal A v Arsenal B Graphic Shows Immense Strength In Depth

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Arsene Wenger’s late additions to his Arsenal squad in August has resulted in some incredible squad depth. Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez have become Gunners in recent days, giving Wenger much needed reinforcements in defence and attack. Mustafi and Perez joined Granit Xhaka, Rob Holding and Takuma Asano at the club this summer and the club look ready for a …

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Phenomenal Olivier Giroud Statistic Shows Arsenal Already Have A Top Striker

Olivier Giroud has proven once again why he is one of Arsene Wenger’s most important players for Arsenal’s title ambitions this season. The recent transfer window was dominated by stories of bids and rejections for some of Europe’s top goal scorers, leaving Gunner’s fans despondent about their side’s chances against the likes of Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea, all …

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Watch: Forget Draxler and Mahrez, Arsenal Have Oxlade-Chamberlain

Arsenal have started the new Premier League season exactly how fans feared they might after a less than impressive transfer season – with a loss. A 3-4 defeat at home to Liverpool is the clearest indication yet that Gunners’ boss Arsène Wenger needs to strengthen his defence as soon as possible. With much being made of the long term injuries …

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Arsenal Dealt Massive Blow In Their Pursuit Of Striker Mauro Icardi

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 07: Mauro Icardi of FC Internazionale Milano celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale Milano and Empoli FC at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 7, 2016 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Arsenal have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Argentina and Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi, with new Inter Milan coach Frank de Boer claiming the 23 year old is not for sale. Former Netherlands international De Boer was today unveiled as Roberto Mancini’s replacement at the San Siro, and the former Ajax boss, in his first press conference, …

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