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Video: Micah Richards jumps to defence of Arsenal amid Spurs postponement backlash

 Premier League giants Arsenal have, on Sunday, been backed by pundit Micah Richards, amid the widespread controversy surrounding the postponement of the club’s scheduled meeting with Tottenham. NLD fiasco The headline news across the English football landscape on Saturday of course came in the form of the announcement that this weekend’s North London Derby would not be going ahead.After Arsenal, on Friday, lodged an official request to have the fixture pushed back, the Premier League agreed to ...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City, West Ham United, Arsenal, Leeds United, Emirates Stadium, Mikel Arteta, Micah Richards, Granit Xhaka, AFCON, Arteta, NLD


As NLD inches towards postponement, Arsenal’s latest trio of injury concerns revealed after Liverpool

 A fresh trio of personnel concerns have been unveiled at Arsenal, on the back of the club’s meeting with Liverpool on Thursday. Gunners stand tall Mikel Arteta of course guided his troops back into action 24 hours ago.On the back of an embarrassing FA Cup exit at the hands of Nottingham Forest, the Gunners turned their attentions towards matters in the Carabao Cup, eyeing an improved performance, and result, against Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool.And though they didn’t quite manage to completely upse...
Tags: UK, London, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Juventus, Jurgen Klopp, Merseyside, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Thfc, North London Derby


Arteta praises Arsenal fight as 10-man Gunners frustrate Liverpool

Liverpool are left frustrated by 10-man Arsenal as the sides play out a goalless draw in the first leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final at Anfield.
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As Granit Xhaka issues apology, Mikel Arteta speaks on possibility of Tottenham clash being postponed

 Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has provided an insight into the chances of the club’s upcoming derby showdown with Tottenham Hotspur being postponed. Liverpool fail to take advantage of Xhaka’s dismissal Arteta, of course, guided his troops back into action a short time ago.The Gunners made the trip to Anfield, hopeful of taking a step towards the finale of the Carabao Cup after seeing their FA Cup plans fall apart at the first hurdle versus Nottingham Forest at the weekend.And though, when all was ...
Tags: Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Anfield, Merseyside, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Xhaka, North London Derby, Arteta, NLD


Arsenal fans heap praise on Bukayo Saka and Ben White for Anfield performance

Arsenal Fans praise Saka and White during Anfield outing Arsenal fans wasted no time taking to Twitter to heap praise on Gunners pair Bukayo Saka and Ben White after the England international duo worked their socks off on the Anfield pitch during the 0-0 draw against Liverpool in the Carabao Cup semi-final first-leg.White was arguably the best performer on the pitch for Mikel Arteta’s young guns on Merseyside (7.4 match rating via Whoscored, 7.6 match rating via Sofascore), winning 60% of his gr...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Arsenal, Emirates, Anfield, Brentford, Merseyside, Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Liverpool Fc, Reds, White, Granit Xhaka, LIVERPOOL England


Why Martin Odegaard is missing from Arsenal’s squad to face Liverpool, and what it means for NLD

 An explanation for the absence of star midfielder Martin Odegaard from Arsenal’s squad to face Liverpool this evening has been provided. Anfield showpiece Mikel Arteta’s men are of course set to return to action in short order.After seeing Chelsea oust fierce rivals Tottenham in the competition’s other semi-final on Wednesday, the Gunners have made the trip to Anfield, for a Carabao Cup meeting with Liverpool.The clash, rescheduled owing to a Covid-19 ‘outbreak’ in Jurgen Klopp’s squad last wee...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Real Madrid, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Sead Kolasinac, London Derby


Arsenal dealt early defensive injury blow during Liverpool clash

 The personnel woes facing Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta have continued to mount on Thursday evening. Anfield showdown The Gunners are of course currently locked in action, at Anfield.After being ousted from the FA Cup in embarrassing fashion at the hands of Nottingham Forest at the weekend, Arteta’s troops travelled to Merseyside, hoping for better luck in the first-leg of a Carabao Cup semi-final showdown with Liverpool.Arsenal headed into proceedings aware that a triumph (over two legs) would set...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Southampton, Tottenham, Arsenal, Wembley, Anfield, Merseyside, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Calum Chambers, Antonio Conte, Liverpool Arsenal, Arteta


Arsenal dealt major triple team news blow hours ahead of Liverpool clash

Arsenal to take on Liverpool Arsenal travel to Anfield to take on Liverpool in the first leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final this evening, with the winner of the tie going on to play Chelsea in the final of the competition.You can find out more about the game here:Liverpool vs Arsenal live streaming: Watch Carabao Cup semi-final first leg onlineLiverpool vs Arsenal betting tips: Carabao Cup semi-final first leg preview, predictions and oddsMikel Arteta’s side will be looking to bounce back from a ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield, Martin Odegaard, Nottingham Forest, north London, Granit Xhaka, Alexandre Lacazette, Arthur, Liverpool Arsenal, Arteta, Mo Salah, Sadio


Arsenal dealt triple team news blow hours ahead of Liverpool clash

Arsenal to take on Liverpool Arsenal travel to Anfield to take on Liverpool in the-first leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final this evening, with the winner of the tie set to play Chelsea in the final of the competition.You can find out more about the game here:Liverpool vs Arsenal live streaming: Watch Carabao Cup semi-final first leg onlineLiverpool vs Arsenal betting tips: Carabao Cup semi-final first leg preview, predictions and oddsMikel Arteta’s side will be looking to bounce back from a shock...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Alexandre Lacazette, North London Derby, Arthur, Liverpool Arsenal, Arteta, Mo Salah


Manchester United to pull ahead of Liverpool in first move for midfielder Denis Zakaria

Red Devils look to move for Zakaria Ralf Rangnick’s Manchester United looks to get a leg up on bitter domestic rivals Liverpool as the Red Devils are set to open channels with Borussia Mönchengladbach over interest in Swiss international midfielder Denis Zakaria.The need for United to add quality in the center of the park at Old Trafford continues under Rangnick as it did in those that came before him. Current midfield options the likes of Fred, Nemanja Matić, Scott McTominay, and Donny van de B...
Tags: Europe, Germany, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Liverpool, Old Trafford, Juventus, Geneva, Borussia Dortmund, Mikel Arteta, Istanbul, United, Red Devils, UEFA Europa League, Granit Xhaka


Italian football expert makes bold Arthur claim Arsenal fans will love as links intensify

Arsenal in midfield crisis Arsenal are in a crisis in midfield. Granit Xhaka has spent the last week isolating after a positive COVID-19 result, while Thomas Partey and Mohamed Elneny are both away at the Africa Cup of Nations.This left just summer signing Sambi Lokonga as a senior option against Nottingham Forest, while Arteta was forced into handing youngster Charlie Patino his full debut for the club (though he may well have done anyway).As a result, speculation has intensified, specifically ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Arsenal, Africa Cup of Nations, Juventus, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Mohamed Elneny, Thomas Partey, Arthur, Arteta, Arsenal Juventus, Charles Watts, Sambi Lokonga, Charlie Patino


Arsenal close to completed January loan move for Juventus midfielder Arthur Melo

Arsenal move for Arthur nearing completion Arsenal is edging closer to a completed deal for Juventus’ Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo as the Gunners search for vital central reinforcements during the January window.Goal correspondent Charles Watts reported earlier today that Arsenal is indeed in contact with Juventus over the potential move but La Vecchia Signora prefers to have a replacement secured before allowing him to depart the Allianz Stadium. Arsenal in contact with Juventus over a loan...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Bbc, Soccer, Manchester United, Italy, Arsenal, Juventus, Mikel Arteta, Fiorentina, Turin, James Horncastle, Arthur, Juve, Florence Italy, RMC


Arsenal can still attract elite players, says Arteta

London (AFP) – Mikel Arteta is adamant that Arsenal can still attract the world’s best players despite their struggles in recent years as rumours persist of a move for Fiorentina forward Dusan Vlahovic. The Gunners,... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Mikel Arteta, Fiorentina, Afp, Arteta, Dusan Vlahovic


Arsenal confirm second January departure/ Arteta makes Nketiah stance clear

Arsenal confirm second January departure After Ainsley Maitland-Niles joined AS Roman on loan from the rest of the season, Arsenal have now announced their second departure of the winter window.The Gunners have confirmed that Folarin Balogun has joined Middlesbrough on loan for the rest of 2021/22. Wishing you all the best, @Balogun 👊 — Arsenal (@Arsenal) January 12, 2022 Middlesbrough will reportedly cover just 15 per cent of the striker’s wages: Official and confirmed. Folarin Balogun leaves...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal, Brighton, Middlesbrough, Eddie, Mikel Arteta, North East, Wilder, Boro, Arteta, Duncan Watmore, Chris Wilder, Ainsley Maitland Niles


Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta explains how Nuno Tavares reacted to first-half sub

Arsenal downed by Nottingham Forest Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal faced a trip to the City Ground this past Sunday for a meeting with Nottingham Forest.The clash was a 3rd round affair in the FA Cup, and was expected to prove a straightforward outing for the Gunners, especially as Arteta still fielded a fairly strong eleven.Nottingham Forest are currently 9th in the Championship, but have lost their last two outings.Arsenal, meanwhile, are flying high in the Premier League, seeing off most sides with r...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Tavares, Nuno, Arteta, Kieran Tierney, Kaya Kaynak, Nuno Tavares


Mikel Arteta quizzed on Dusan Vlahovic to Arsenal rumours/ provides Granit Xhaka update ahead of Liverpool

Liverpool vs Arsenal Liverpool and Arsenal are due to face off in a League Cup semi-final clash on Thursday.It is the first of two ties, with this match set to take place at Anfield and the second at the Emirates the following week.Jurgen Klopp has not put much stock into the English domestic cups since his arrival from Germany, but fans are no doubt eager to see their side add another trophy to their already huge collection.As for Arsenal, they head into the game with a simply awful record agai...
Tags: Germany, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, Emirates, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Fiorentina, Xhaka, Arsenal Liverpool


Arsenal "accelerate" their interest in Ligue 1 midfielder as they seek reinforcements

Arsenal’s midfield woes laid bare Arsenal’s midfield woes were laid bare in their most recent FA Cup outing, a 1-0 defeat to Nottingham Forest in the third round of the competition.The Gunners, chronically short in midfield already, lost Granit Xhaka through a positive COVID-19 test, with the Swiss midfielder joining Thomas Partey and Mohamed Elneny (Both at AFCON) in being unavailable.This meant that Mikel Arteta was forced to field summer signing Sambi Lokonga alongside debutant Charlie Patino...
Tags: Sport, Turkey, Soccer, Liverpool, Arsenal, Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Psg, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Mohamed Elneny, Thomas Partey, Ligue, Parc des Princes, Leno, AFCON


Striker hunt on hold? Arsenal set to offer Alexandre Lacazette new contract

An update on the future of Arsenal hitman Alexandre Lacazette has emerged. Arsenal to offer Lacazette new deal Alexandre Lacazette would join Arsenal from Lyon back in 2017.The Frenchman has since featured on 189 occasions for the Gunners, scoring 70 and assisting 32 along the way.During his time at the club, the now 30-year-old has proven himself to be a very useful asset for every manager he has worked under.Yet, despite still being a key cog in Mikel Arteta’s side, Lacazette was expected to d...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Emirates, Mikel Arteta, Lyon, Fiorentina, Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Lacazette, Arteta, Martinelli, Balogun, Dusan Vlahovic, Manchester United vs Aston Villa


Video: As Arteta speaks out on Arsenal’s midfielder chase (& Tavares sub), target Bruno Guimaraes bags gorgeous Lyon assist

 On the same night that Mikel Arteta spoke out over Arsenal’s pursuit of reinforcements in the middle of the park, a rumoured target on the part of the Gunners provided a timely reminder of his immense talents in France. Grabban the difference Arteta’s troops were back in action earlier this evening.After slipping to a disappointing defeat at the hands of Manchester City last time out, the north Londoners made the trip to the City Ground, kicking their FA Cup campaign into gear in a meeting with...
Tags: London, France, Sport, Soccer, Manchester City, Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Lyon, Psg, Nottingham Forest, Villarreal, Lewis Grabban, Guimaraes, Groupama, Paris Saint Germain, Tavares


Arteta apologises and questions Arsenal desire after shock loss to Nottingham Forest

Mikel Arteta apologises for Arsenal's display after they were again knocked out of the FA Cup in the third round by Nottingham Forest.
Tags: News, Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Arteta


Arteta apologises and questions Arsenal desire after FA Cup loss to Forest

Mikel Arteta apologises for Arsenal's display after they were again knocked out of the FA Cup in the third round by Nottingham Forest.
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Arteta apologises and questions Arsenal desire after shock cup loss to Nottingham Forest

Mikel Arteta apologises for Arsenal's display after they were again knocked out of the FA Cup in the third round by Nottingham Forest.
Tags: News, Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Arteta


‘Never wear the shirt again’: Trio of Arsenal stars singled out as ‘not good enough’ after shock FA Cup exit

 Supporters of Premier League giants Arsenal have flooded to social media on Sunday evening, to take aim at the club’s stars on the back of their showing versus Nottingham Forest. Grabban sends Arsenal packing The Gunners were of course back in action a short time ago.After seeing their scheduled Carabao Cup semi-final meeting with Liverpool postponed at the last during the week, Mikel Arteta’s troops turned their attentions towards matters in England’s other headline cup competition – the FA Cu...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Roy Keane, Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Lewis Grabban, Arteta, Cedric, Chelsea Tottenham, Ben White, FA Cup Arsenal, Emile Smith Rowe, Eddie Nketiah, Nketiah


Arsenal star singled out for criticism following poor start vs Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest vs Arsenal Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal faced a trip to the City Ground on Sunday evening for a meeting with Nottingham Forest.The clash is a 3rd round affair in the FA Cup, and was expected to prove a straightforward outing for the Gunners, especially as Arteta still fielded a fairly strong eleven.Nottingham Forest are currently 9th in the Championship, but have lost their last two outings.Arsenal, meanwhile, are flying high in the Premier League, seeing off most sides with relative...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Manchester City, Roy Keane, Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Forest, Mustafa, Tavares, Arteta, Nottingham Forest That, Archy, Nuno Tavares, Xhaka Smith Rowe


One senior midfielder available for Liverpool? Why Arsenal pair Xhaka & Smith Rowe are absent for FA Cup tie

 Explanations for the respective absences of all of Granit Xhaka, Emile Smith Rowe, Takehiro Tomiyasu and Folarin Balogun from Arsenal’s squad to face Nottingham Forest this evening have been provided. FA Cup test Mikel Arteta’s men will of course mark their return to action shortly.On the back of a fine spell of form (albeit one which saw them unlucky to fall to defeat to Manchester City last time out), the Gunners have, on Sunday, turned their attentions towards matters on the FA Cup front.Ars...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Manchester City, Roy Keane, Arsenal, Emirates Stadium, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Arteta, Emile Smith Rowe, Smith Rowe, London England Photo, Nicolas Pepe


Arsenal's Ben White reveals the reason that he doesn't pass to one player as often as his other teammates

Arsenal pair key to revolution Looking at the Premier League table, to call Arsenal’s transformation revolutionary would seem knee-jerk. Should the sides behind them win their games in hand on the Gunners (albeit much easier said than done), Mikel Arteta’s side will be 5th, one point clear of chasing West Ham and Manchester United.Not a massive improvement on eighth place then.But on the pitch, for the most part, the performances have been much improved, especially in recent weeks where the Gunn...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Emirates, Everton, Brighton, West Ham, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Goodison Park, Nottingham Forest, White, LIVERPOOL England


Arsenal give direction on January transfer plans in Bruno Guimarães update with midfield in focus

Update on Bruno Guimarães interest Arsenal continues to push in January when it comes to striking business for further first-team assets under Mikel Arteta and links with Olympique Lyonnais’ standout Brazilian midfielder Bruno Guimarães has been clarified.Via Fabrizio Romano, the feeling now is that Arsenal ‘appreciate’ the former Athletico Paranaense stand out but do not list him among the names discussed as a potential transfer option this month, with Arteta willing to spend to improve before ...
Tags: London, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Egypt, Liverpool, Arsenal, Brazil, Argentina, Juventus, Mikel Arteta, Roma, Fiorentina, Ghana, Danilo, Palmeiras


Arsenal test transfer waters with 25 million euro bid for Brazilian midfielder

Arsenal looking for midfield reinforcements Arsenal and Mikel Arteta are on the hunt for midfield reinforcements as a matter of urgency.Ainsley Maitland-Niles departing for Roma has left them with just Granit Xhaka and Albert Sambi Lokonga as senior options in central midfield for the month, with both Thomas Partey and Mohamed Elneny away on international duty at the Africa Cup of Nations.Asked about the potential of bringing in a midfielder this January, the Arsenal boss claimed:“We are very, v...
Tags: Africa, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Argentina, Jack Wilshere, Mikel Arteta, Roma, Lyon, Granit Xhaka, Palmeiras, Mohamed Elneny, Thomas Partey, Arteta, Ainsley Maitland Niles, Defensa y Justicia


Arsenal to allow Mikel Arteta to 'spend significantly' in January on one condition

Where do Arsenal need to improve? Arsenal had one of their most successful transfer windows in recent memory this past summer.They signed six players all of which, to varying degrees, have shown their effectiveness now and their potential to develop into even better players.However, though a successful window it was, the summer of 2021 has still left some key issues in need of fixing.Firstly, it is obvious at this point that Arsenal will need to sign a new striker in the near future.Alexandre La...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Everton, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Goodison Park, Chesterfield, Shrewsbury, Granit Xhaka, Alexandre Lacazette, Mohamed Elneny, Thomas Partey, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang


Pair of Arsenal exits looming? Fringe duo subject to international interest

Arsenal looking to add to their squad As covered by 101 earlier this transfer window, Arsenal are thought to be keen to strengthen this transfer window, specifically in central midfield and at striker, although the latter is less immediately worrying than the gaping hole in midfield.Asked on the potential transfer business in midfield ahead of his side’s clash with Nottingham Forest, Mikel Arteta revealed:“We are very, very short at the moment. We are going to move and look for options because w...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Italy, West Ham United, Arsenal, Newcastle United, Leeds United, Atletico Madrid, Mikel Arteta, Roma, Flamengo, Sampdoria, Kieran Trippier, Granit Xhaka, Mohamed Elneny, Thomas Partey