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Arsene Wenger: Arsenal’s Dark Knight

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 14: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on August 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

“You either die a hero, or live long enough to see yourself become the villain.” Harvey Dent’s immortal words from The Dark Knight. And they apply perfectly to Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger. Arsenal’s initial second-half capitulation against Liverpool on Sunday was only mildly recovered, and the final score of 4-3 flattered Arsenal somewhat. For the third time in four attempts, …

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Opinion: New Season, Same Old Stubborn Arsenal

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 14: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on August 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

At this point, when assessing Arsenal’s seasons, one need only copy and paste the year – because everything else is the exact same as ever. The boos that tang out around the Emirates said it all; this isn’t going to be a fun season for Arsène Wenger. In the wake of the 4-3 defeat to Liverpool yesterday, which threatened to …

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Arsenal Boss Lining Up ‘Invincible’ As Thierry Henry’s Replacement As U18 Coach

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger is reportedly set to turn to one of his ‘Invincibles’ to replace the recently ousted Thierry Henry as U18 coach. Freddie Ljungberg was teammates with Henry during the early 2000’s and together they became ‘Invincibles’ in 2004 when Arsenal won the Premier League title without losing a single game all season. Earlier this summer Henry suffered …

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Arsenal Legend Snubs Wenger’s Offer To Replace Henry As Youth Coach

LONDON - DECEMBER 28: Tony Adams the Portsmouth manager shouts instructions from the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Portsmouth at the Emirates Stadium on December 28, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Thierry Henry departed Arsenal for the last time earlier this month when manager Arsène Wenger insisted the former player would need to focus full-time in his coaching role. Henry had recently signed a new lucrative media contract with Sky Sports that would see him work as a pundit for the network. Having offered to continue his coaching duties for free, …

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Arsenal Legend Explains Why Aaron Ramsey Was Better Than Bale At Euro 2016

Aaron Ramsey put in some sublime performances for Wales as they reached the semi-finals of Euro 2016, and Arsenal legend Thierry Henry believes the midfielder’s performances were even better than headline-making compatriot Gareth Bale. Speaking to The Sun, Henry is hopeful that Arsenal will benefit from Ramsey’s current form in the season ahead, suggesting that he deserves a prominent role in Arsene …

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Arsenal Legend Explains How To Get The Best Out Of Olivier Giroud

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: Olivier Giroud of France in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group A match between France and Albania at Stade Velodrome on June 15, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal frontman Olivier Giroud, it is fair to say, has attracted his fair share of praise and criticism in his four years at the Emirates. Nonetheless, the player has been confirmed to be in Arsene Wenger’s long-term plans, and if Thierry Henry’s advice is realised Arsenal may be getting the best yet out of their striker in the upcoming season. …

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Stream Of Legends Set To Descend On The Emirates For Arsenal Charity Match

The Arsenal Foundation is set to receive a tremendous boost as the Emirates Stadium plays host to a legends game of epic proportions. _____ Slated to take place on September 3, Arsenal Legends v Milan Glorie will roll back the years, according to Arsenal’s official website. Current club boss Arsene Wenger will be reunited with ‘Invincibles’ legends such as strike duo Thierry Henry and Dennis …

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Watch: Alan Shearer And Gary Lineker Corner Thierry Henry About Infamous Handball


Never forget. _____ Thierry Henry is about as popular as rain, prohibition or bankers in Ireland. A win over France today for the Boys in Green would’ve represented a measure of revenge on the French after Henry’s handball debacle back in 2009 World Cup playoff game against the Irish. Thierry Henry admitted to Richard Dunne at the time that he had illegally handled …

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Ireland V France Preview: La Revanche Des Garçons En Vert

LILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 22: Robbie Brady (C) of Republic of Ireland is congratulated by Martin O'Neill (R) manager of Republic of Ireland after their team's 1-0 win in the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E match between Italy and Republic of Ireland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on June 22, 2016 in Lille, France. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Ireland take on France this afternoon for the first time since Thierry Henry broke the hearts of a nation by nefarious means, in a World Cup qualifying playoff in November 2009. The fallout from that led to the sort of collective sporting outrage that we as a nation were not used, though at that very minute we gained a sense …

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Opinion: Ireland Shouldn’t View France Tie As Revenge Mission

French forward Thierry Henry (L) and Irish defender Richard Dunne are pictured at the end of the World Cup 2010 qualifying football match France vs. Republic of Ireland on November 18, 2009 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, northern Paris. Former champions France secured their World Cup spot after a 1-1 draw with the Republic of Ireland at the Stade de France. France won the two-legged tie 2-1. AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

The events of 18th November 2009 are well known to those who consider themselves fans of the French or, more pertinently, the Republic of Ireland national team. Sunday’s rematch between these two sides in the second round of the European Championships has been billed in most quarters as a chance for the Irish to finally exact their revenge upon their …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Named In UEFA Fan-Voted All Time European Championship XI

L'VIV, UKRAINE - JUNE 13: Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal gestures during the UEFA EURO European Championships 2012 group B match between Denmark and Portugal at Arena Lviv on June 13, 2012 in L'viv, Ukraine. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Ahead of the European Championships beginning in France this week, UEFA asked fans to name their all-time Euros starting lineup. More than 3.5m votes were cast, and in the end a team of eleven was chosen from 50 nominees. After more than 3.5m votes, here is your EURO #alltime11…#EURO2016 pic.twitter.com/d4UmMSfYQ7 — UEFA EURO 2016 (@UEFAEURO) June 7, 2016 Goalkeeper: Gianluigi Buffon (Italy) …

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Video: Arsenal Release Epic Montage Of Ozil’s Assists This Season


Arsenal enjoyed their best Premier League campaign in over a decade this season and have now honoured the man who ‘assisted’ in this result. In a Premier League season that saw Leicester City rightly grab the lion’s share of the headlines, with the club sweeping to its first top flight title in its history, household names were made of Jamie Vardy, …

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French Report Reveals The Identity Of The New Arsenal Captain

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Per Mertesacker of Arsenal hugs Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium on December 05, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

With the departure of Mikel Arteta recently, Arsenal are once again faced with the task of appointing a new captain. The Gunners have not had the best of luck with the role in recent years – Thierry Henry, Cesc Fàbregas, Robin van Persie and Thomas Vermaelen have all held the armband only to depart a short time later, while William …

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Ten Years On: The Night That Arsenal Almost Conquered Europe

Saint-Denis, FRANCE: Arsenal's French forward and team captain Thierry Henry passes next to the trophy after the UEFA Champion's League final football match Barcelona vs. Arsenal, 17 May 2006 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, northern Paris. Barcelona won 2 to 1. AFP PHOTO ODD ANDERSEN (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

On May 17th 2006, Arsenal came within fifteen minutes of cementing their status in Europe’s elite when they took on Barcelona in the Champions League final. Two years on from the “Invincibles” season, the Gunners had reached the final of Europe’s premier club competition for the first time in their history, where they were to face off against a Barça side …

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The Football World Pays Tribute To Johan Cruyff

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 05: Dutch football legend Johann Cruyff before UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Barcelona and SL Benfica at the Camp Nou on April 5, 2006 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Today was a sad day for football as one of its legends, former Ajax and Barcelona player and manager Johan Cruyff, sadly passed away aged 68. Johan Cruyff 1947-2016 (RIP) More https://t.co/Y5rif7KR4E Más https://t.co/L2BK27eyz2 Meer https://t.co/rPjPG2epxj pic.twitter.com/QcVfmeJINu — Johan Cruyff (@JohanCruyff) March 24, 2016 Cruyff will forever be remembered as a pioneer and visionary, so much of the modern game has …

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