Is the tide turning against Wenger at Arsenal one final time?

The Frenchman is struggling to win over some sections of the Gunners’ support, having seen his side drop from first to fifth in alarming fashion in recent weeks. Arsenal may be in the FA Cup final but, as they prepare to face West Ham in a vital London derby in Tuesday night, there is a distinct, unwelcome air of uncertainty pervading the corridors of the Emirates Stadium. Arsene Wenger has…

April 15, 2014

Theo Walcott: Don’t Blame Wenger

Theo Walcott believes Arsenal’s poor start to the season is down to the players and not manager Arsene Wenger. The Gunners are in the midst of their worst start to a season for more than 50 years and languish 17th in the Barclays Premier League. The poor performances have seen Wenger’s position come under increasing scrutiny and led to some calling for a new man at the helm. However, Walcott…

September 23, 2011

Wayne Rooney Hungry For More England Goals

Wayne Rooney warned he was hungry for more after ending his year-long England goal drought. The Manchester United star has begun the season in flying form and followed up his hat-trick against Arsenal with a double for his country in the 3-0 win over Bulgaria in a Euro 2012 qualifier. Rooney had not enjoyed the happiest of 12 months with his criticism of England fans after the World Cup clash…

September 3, 2011

Arsenal’s Cesc Fábregas Misses FA Cup Tie Against Manchester United

Arsène Wenger has revealed that the Arsenal captain, Cesc Fábregas, has suffered a recurrence of his hamstring problem and will be out for possible two weeks. “He is very disappointed because it is becoming a bit of a problem for him, but it is very superficial,” said the Arsenal manager. Alex Song and Theo Walcott are also out of the FA Cup quarter-final at Manchester United on Saturday, with Robin…

March 10, 2011

Arsenal Fear Robin Van Persie Knee Injury Ahead Of Barcelona Return

Arsenal are awaiting the results of a scan on Robin van Persie’s knee. It is feared that the striker could miss next week’s trip to Barcelona for the second leg of the club’s Champions League last-16 tie. The Dutch striker damaged his knee in the act of scoring his team’s equaliser against Birmingham City in Sunday’s 2-1 Carling Cup final defeat. Van Persie will be assessed today and he will…

March 1, 2011

Arsène Wenger Fails to Give Newcastle Credit They Deserve

For a supposed football visionary Arsène Wenger can sometimes fail to see the big picture. No one expected Arsenal’s manager to be ecstatic after watching his side make Premier League history by forfeiting a 4-0 lead but few imagined his infamous myopia and lack of generosity towards opponents would prove quite so pronounced. As Wenger implied it was all the referee Phil Dowd’s fault, someone attempted to introduce a touch…

February 7, 2011