Arteta is hopeful of Kieran Tierney and Alexandre Lacazette returning for the Villarreal clash

Mikel Arteta is hoping to recall injury doubts Alexandre Lacazette and Kieran Tierney for Arsenal’s crucial Europa League clash against Villarreal after they both took part in full training Alexandre Lacazette suffered a hamstring injury against Fulham last month Kieran Tierney has been out since the beginning of April with a knee injury But they … Read more

Mikel Arteta laments Arsenal injuries as David Luiz is forced off in 2-0 win over Newcastle

Mikel Arteta laments ‘incredible amount’ of Arsenal injuries as David Luiz is latest to be forced off in 2-0 win over Newcastle… with the Gunners boss defiant that ‘anything is possible’ over race for Europa League spot Mikel Arteta decried Arsenal’s ‘incredible’ bad luck with injuries this season David Luiz limped off with a hamstring … Read more

CHRIS SUTTON: Gabriel Martinelli is Arsenal’s man to exploit the space in behind Villarreal

CHRIS SUTTON: Barcelona showed Arsenal how to beat Villarreal last week and Gabriel Martinelli is the man to exploit that space in behind… but they must be aware of Gerard Moreno! Villarreal were beaten by Barcelona with a simple ball over the top last week That’s a job made for Arsenal’s Gabriel Martinelli in their … Read more

Alexandre Lacazette insists Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is being judged too harshly at Arsenal

Alexandre Lacazette insists ‘great player’ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang doesn’t deserve criticism for his poor form despite scoring just nine league goals all season… as he admits his strike partner ‘saved us last season’ Alexandre Lacazette has defended Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s recent form The Frenchman insists criticism towards the Arsenal captain has been too harsh   Lacazette says critics … Read more

Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea – FA Cup final win for Mikel Arteta as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang fires double

In the blasted landscape of a near-deserted Wembley, in front of the blank gaze of battalions of empty seats at the first FA Cup Final to be played without fans, an Arsenal team that has been withering and dying bloomed again like a red rose in a desert. This is a cold climate for football … Read more