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Five Potential Replacements For Jose Mourinho At Manchester United

On Tuesday morning, Manchester United announced that they would be parting company with their manager Jose Mourinho after the Portuguese spent three years at Old Trafford. Mourinho had come under fire following a disappointing season and numerous reported fall-outs with players as the situation came to a head following their lacklustre 3-1 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday. As the special …

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Unexpected Name Tops Wenger’s Shortlist As Striker Search Intensifies

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - APRIL 24: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at Stadium of Light on April 24, 2016 in Sunderland, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Since Jamie Vardy’s proposed move from champions Leicester City fell apart, the rumours on which striker will be on his way to Arsenal have hit unprecedented levels. It is common knowledge that Arsene Wenger’s side need reinforcements in this area – first to back up inconsistent performer Olivier Giroud and second to fill in for Danny Welbeck, who is currently …

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Mourinho Looking To Hijack Two Huge Arsenal Deals [Report]

(FILE PHOTO - EDITORS NOTE: COMPOSITE OF TWO IMAGES - Image Numbers 186970818 (L) and 185913816) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho (L) and Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger. The Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea takes place on December 23, 2013 at the Emirates Stadium, London, England. ***LEFT IMAGE*** NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho watches on during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James' Park on November 02, 2013 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 26: Arsene Wenger, manager of Arsenal looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park on October 26, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Ever since Jose Mourinho first appeared in the Premier League he’s not been one to shy away from confronting fellow managers. The ex-Chelsea boss would pick fights on a weekly basis, with Arsene Wenger being a regular victim of his press conference antics. And now, years after he called Wenger a “specialist in failure” among other remarks, Mourinho is seemingly …

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Long-Term Arsenal Forward Could Be On The Way Out

Given the last few days, Arsenal fans will be forgiven if they want to stop hearing the name Jamie Vardy. After it was reported that the Gunners had met Jamie Vardy’s release clause, news has since been scarce. Fans and reporters alike were left wondering if the deal had fallen through, while everyone attempted to guess Vardy’s next move. But …

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Arsene Wenger Interested In Bringing Chelsea Defender To Arsenal

A common complaint of Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal teams is that they lack the defensive steel required to win the Premier League. Wenger has always championed an intricate attacking style of football, but in recent years this has too often led to defensive horror shows (thumping defeats at Old Trafford, Anfield, and Stamford Bridge). But, rumours are building that the Frenchman …

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Big News Update On Alexis Sanchez’s Arsenal Future

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As the official signing of Granit Xhaka draws closer, and Arsenal are linked with big names like Medhi Benatia and Alvaro Morata, it’s fair to say Arsene Wenger is looking forward this transfer window. But what about the players that are already at the club? For a while now, Alexis Sanchez has seemed unsettled at Arsenal. Whether it be his …

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Arsenal Step Up Pursuit Of Bayern Munich Defender [Report]

MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Defender Mehdi Benatia (5) of Bayern Muenchen driving the ball at Borussia-Park on December 05, 2015 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Oliver Kremer at Pixolli Studios/Getty Images)

It’s safe to say Arsenal’s recent transfer activity is a cause for excitement amongst fans. After reports of a medical, leaked photo shoots, and many claiming the deal is done, the arrival of Granit Xhaka seems imminent. The dynamic Swiss midfielder has seemingly signed for around £34m on a five-year deal worth £120,000 a week, making him one of Arsene …

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Arsenal Star Vows To Improve One Part Of His Game That Infuriates Fans

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 24: Mesut Oezil of Arsenal looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 24, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Despite struggling in his debut season, Arsenal record signing Mesut Ozil has shown this season why Wenger decided to splash the cash on him. Closing in on Thierry Henry’s assist record (he currently sits on 18, two behind Arsenal’s legendary striker), bagging eight goals in all competitions and proving many of his doubters wrong, this has been the German’s standout season. …

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Arsenal: Experienced Premier League Boss Backs Under Pressure Wenger

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Arsene Wenger Manager of Arsenal keeps his eye on 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)

Arsene Wenger has been Arsenal manager for longer than this writer’s been alive. The Frenchman has won Premier League titles, FA Cups, and his side have consistently featured in the Champions League. His illustrious career at Arsenal is something that managers everywhere are envious of, as he is the longest serving manager in the English league pyramid, by ten years (by sixteen in …

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Arsenal Fans Go Mental On Twitter As Jose ‘Specialist In Failure’ Mourinho Is Sacked

Arsenal fans have been waiting for this moment for quite some time… The level of tension between Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger has been quite obvious for many a year. However, since the self-proclaimed ‘Special One’ returned to Stamford Bridge for his second spell with Chelsea, the relationship between the pair reached new lows. In February of 2014, Mourinho infamously …

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Five Talking Points From Man City Vs Arsenal

After a fantastic and somewhat unexpected 2-0 victory for Arsenal away at the Etihad, John Murphy looks at some of  the talking points.    1. What A Massive Win For Arsenal Arsenal’s last seven trips to Manchester had resulted in six losses and one draw. In these fixtures they conceded a total of twenty goals while scoring just six. Prior …

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