Will Emi Martinez stay at Arsenal?
Emiliano Martinez was picked to start Arsenal’s opening pre-season friendly against French side Lens on Friday, with the likes of Cech, Ospina and Szczesny all absent from the squad. It seems like he’s been an Arsenal goalkeeper for ages, but will he soon be on his way out the Emirates exit door? .......Read the full article here
Most Arsenal fans will have had an underwhelming sort of ‘meh’ reaction to the news that our latest signing would be the relatively unheard of 20-year old defender from a Bolton team that finished rock bottom of the Championship last season. No offence to Rob Holding but I think most of us were not really expecting to see much of the lad this year, in terms of the Arsenal first team at least, but two things have made me reconsider this idea. .......Read the full article here
No buyer for Mathieu Debuchy?
Arsenal’s forgotten man Mathieu Debuchy made an appearance for the Gunners in their opening pre-season match against Lens on Friday, with the Frenchman playing the first half before being withdrawn. It was a shock to see his name in the line up given that it has been suggested he will be exiting the Emirates this summer, so have Arsenal been unable to find a buyer? .......Read the full article here
Jeff Reine-Adelaide was today named in Arsenal’s first pre-season match agains Lens and made some impressive moves and decisions both on and off the ball for the duration of the game. It raises the question of whether Wenger will look to use Reine-Adelaide on a more consistent basis this season, or if whether the young Frenchman will remain in Arsenal’s youth ranks? .......Read the full article here
Arsenal stuttered to a 1-1 draw with Lens yesterday, in their opening pre-season game of the summer.
The Gunners came into the match missing a number of international stars, who were yet to return to full training, and started the match with a number of squad members, including Mathieu Debuchy, Jeff Reine-Adelaide, who only joined from yesterday’s opponents 12 months ago, and the returning Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. .......Read the full article here
HOW COMPETITIVE CAN ARSENAL BE STARTING WITH LIVERPOOL AND LEICESTER, GAZIDIS? .......Read the full article here
Arsenal have now started the short run of pre-season games in preparation for the tough start to a crucial Premier League season in which the pressure on Arsene Wenger and the players to mount a serious title challenge is greater than ever after blowing what appeared to be a golden chance last time around and with the gap since our last successful campaign now more than 12 years. .......Read the full article here
There is more bad news for Arsenal fans on the transfer front today with the news that the Italian champions Juventus have beaten us to the punch and are set to complete the transfer of Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli, reports Metro, keeping the Argentina international in Serie A despite the Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis saying this week that he would much prefer to see Higuain leave Italy altogether if they were to lose him. .......Read the full article here