Tag Archives: Gibbs

Arsenal boss shuts down claims of departed stars

Arsene Wenger has hit out at the claims that Kieran Gibbs and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will progress better having left Arsenal.

The pair both left the club on deadline day this summer, joining West Brom and Liverpool respectively, and both have made comments talking positively about their departures.

Do Wenger’s emotions hold Arsenal squad back?

Arsene Wenger has revealed that allowing Kieran Gibbs to leave Arsenal this summer ‘hurt’ him, more than the departure of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

The Gunners sold both players in the final day of the transfer window, with the Ox joining Liverpool and Gibbs joining West Bromwich Albion.

Watford pull out! Can Arsenal still offload Gibbs?

Watford have pulled out of a deal to sign Kieran Gibbs from Arsenal today, after failing to agree personal terms.

The left-back had been expected to complete a deal with the Hornets after a fee had been agreed between the two clubs, but the two parties have seemingly failed to agree terms.

Is this summer the wrong time for Arsenal to sell Kieran Gibbs?

Arsenal’s Kieran Gibbs is being targeted for a move this summer, but could he still play a role for us this coming season?

The England international has played a bit-part role in our first-team squad in recent seasons, and is being eyed by Newcastle, who are supposedly willing to pay £15 Million for his signature this summer.

Does Gibbs deserve more credit for role in new Arsenal formation?

Under Arsene Wenger’s revamped regime, Arsenal have finally changed the system pretty much for the first time since 1996. Arsenal have changed their formation from a classic 442 to more of a 4231 over the years, but our current three at the back system looks revolutionary for the Gunners.

Arsenal transfer rumour round-up – Brandt, Payet, Kessie + three out?

We are less than a week from the opening of this winter’s transfer window, so we thought we’d look at the latest Arsenal rumours going around.

Do Arsenal need to drop Monreal for Gibbs?

Arsenal’s defensive record has not been the best so far this season, with the Gunners failing to keep a clean sheet in the Premier League since their 0-0 draw with Middlesbrough. There are a number of reasons which could explain the poor defensive show, many of which have already been discussed, but one change I think Arsene Wenger has to make is at left back.

Arsenal risking too much with complete back four change?

Arsene Wenger has already given us some advance warning about what sort of Arsenal team we are likely to see lined up against tonight’s visitors to the Emirates stadium for the quarter-final of the EFL cup, as reported on the Arsenal website.