Tag Archives: Southampton

Do Arsenal need to prioritise beating Chelsea to defensive signing?

Arsenal are being linked with a move to sign Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton this summer.

The centre-back is on Chelsea’s radar after a thoroughly impressive time with the Saints, and is believed to be viewed as the ideal type of defender for playing with three at the back.

FA burden Arsenal with stupidly busy end-of-season schedule

Arsenal have been handed a crazy end to the season after the FA rescheduled our two fixtures with Sunderland and Southampton, leaving us with five matches to play within the final 14 days of the term.

Arsenal make NINE changes in confirmed line-up v Southampton

The confirmed teams are in for the FA Cup match at St Marys Stadium today, as Arsenal look to avenge their League Cup loss to Southampton earlier in the season.

The Saints have the chance to become the first team since the 1982/83 season to knock Arsenal out of both cup competitions thanks to their 2-0 win at the Emirates back in November.

Southampton v Arsenal – Match Preview, Line-up and Score Prediction

Arsenal travel to St Marys Stadium today to take on Southampton in the FA Cup in what should be a tight encounter.

The home side overcome Liverpool this week to make it to only their second League Cup final in their history, and will be full of confidence following their impressive win.

View from the Enemy: Saints focused on Arsenal showdown

Southampton host our Arsenal side tomorrow in the FA Cup, as they look to become the first team in over 30 years to knock us out of both cup competitions.

The Saints are revelling in their defeat of Liverpool in midweek, which has earned them a place in only their second League Cup final of their history, but the manager has called for focus ahead of the coming encounter.

Eddie Howe tipped for Arsenal job by Wenger’s former star

Claude Puel has tipped Eddie Howe to succeed Arsene Wenger in Arsenal’s top job in the future.

The current Southampton boss Puel worked under the French boss at Monaco when Wenger led them to the Ligue 1 title in 1988, and actually spent his entire playing career with the club.

Wenger’s caution to help Arsenal star shine against Southampton?

Arsenal fans can expect to see quite a few changes to the starting line-up of the Gunners tonight as we take on Southampton for a place in the semi-final of the EFL cup. I think we have to understand that Arsene Wenger has to make the Premier League a priority and with all the games that we have played, including a tough run in the Champions League, he needs to give some of the big players a rest.

Arsenal blow with defensive target set to join Man United

Arsenal have been struggling to bring in new players in recent weeks, with a number of defensive and attacking knock-backs, and they now look to be missing out on Jose Fonte’s signature, who looks set to join Manchester United.