AFCON: 10-man Gabon suffer agonising shootout defeat against Burkina Faso in thrilling last-16 clash

Burkina Faso 1-1 Gabon (aet, 7-6 on pens): 10-man Panthers suffer agonising shootout defeat after Bruno Ecuele Manga’s last-gasp equaliser forced extra-time in AFCON last-16 By Max Mathews For Mailonline Published: 14:59 GMT, 23 January 2022 | Updated: 19:17 GMT, 23 January 2022 Burkina Faso edged out valiant ten-man Gabon 7-6 on penalties in a … Read more

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta denies rumours of rift with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Mikel Arteta denies rumours of rift with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after Old Trafford substitution… and insists he has the relationship ‘he wants’ with Arsenal captain Aubameyang was replaced with Arsenal one goal down at Old Trafford  Thierry Henry and Alan Shearer said substitution had ‘humiliated’ striker  Pundits suggested there must be a rift between Arteta and … Read more

Arsenal 4-1 Millwall: Alex Lacazette, Nicolas Pepe, Folarin Balogun and Calum Chambers on target

Arsenal 4-1 Millwall: Alex Lacazette, Nicolas Pepe, Folarin Balogun and Calum Chambers all on target as hosts thrash Championship side in behind-closed-doors friendly… while new boy Albert Sambi Lokonga makes first outing for Mikel Arteta’s men Arsenal hammered Championship Millwall in a friendly at their training ground Calum Chambers put them in front after Pierre-Emerick … Read more

Hibernian vs Arsenal – live scores and results from the friendly

Hibernian vs Arsenal, LIVE: Mikel Arteta’s side get their pre-season campaign underway in Scotland with many first team stars including Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang starting Arsenal starting XI: Okonkwo, Soares, Clarke, Mari, Kolasinac, Nelson, Elneny, Maitland-Niles, Nketiah, Aubameyang  Arsenal get their pre-season underway with mini-tour of Scotland Gunners open up against Scottish Premiership side Hibernian at Easter Road … Read more

Thomas Tuchel lauds  ‘crazy’ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

‘It’s hard to be really mad with the guy… he has a big heart’: Thomas Tuchel lauds ‘crazy’ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as he fondly recalls their time at Borussia Dortmund, even if his timekeeping was awful! Thomas Tuchel and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be reunited on Wednesday  The Chelsea boss will come up against the Arsenal striker … Read more

Mikel Arteta thrilled with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as Arsenal captain marked return with a goal

Mikel Arteta is thrilled with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as the Arsenal captain marked his return to fitness with a goal after recovering from malaria… and he hopes his star man can lead them past Villarreal into the Europa League final  Mikel Arteta hailed the return of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on Sunday  The striker netted in the Gunners’ … 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

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