Arsenal boss Unai Emery told Jack Wilshere he needed to find ‘a new project’

LONDON — Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has revealed more details about his conversation with Jack Wilshere this summer, saying he told the midfielder that he needed to seek “a new project” since wouldn’t have a leading role at the club.Wilshere will return to the Emirates on Saturday for the first time since deciding to […]

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The role Luis Suarez played in Torreira’s move

When Lucas Torreira replaced Granit Xhaka in the 70th minute of our match against Manchester City, he became the first Uruguayan to represent us – and his decision to sign for us was influenced by an international team-mate. Luis Suarez excelled during three seasons at Liverpool, and recommended playing in the Premier League to Torreira. […]

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Team news: Kolasinac, Maitland-Niles, Koscielny

Ahead of Unai Emery’s media conference on Thursday, here’s the latest team news update from our medical team.There were no new injury issues as a result of the match at Chelsea last Saturday.Sead Kolasinac : Left knee injury. Aiming to return to training in October.Ainsley Maitland-Niles: Small fracture to left fibula. Aiming to return to […]

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Same old criticism of Mesut Özil is still wrong

Mesut Özil – Germany’s, and the World Cup’s, biggest contributor of expected goals assisted per 90 minutes in Russia – has retired from international football.The retirement was nothing to do with football, coming after abuse and blame that the German player has received, but then nor was the criticism of Özil about football.The midfielder played […]

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Thierry Henry has agreed to become Bordeaux’s new manager and Arsenal scout will be No 2, claim reports in France

Thierry Henry has reportedly agreed to become Bordeaux’s new boss.According to RMC and L’Equipe, the Arsenal legend is ready to quit as Belgium assistant to take on his first managerial role with the Ligue 1 club. Henry revealed in July he was preparing to enter management after ending his time as a pundit for Sky […]

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Arsenal legend Thierry Henry to make final decision on Bordeaux job this weekend

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry will conclude discussions over the Bordeaux manager’s job this weekend.The Frenchman held talks with the Ligue 1 club this week. They are on the hunt for a new boss after suspending their current tactician Gus Poyet last week. Bordeaux took the decision to suspend Poyet after he branded the club a […]

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Arsenal’s first team players ranked by their speed as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leaks official test results

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang took to Instagram so he could boast about officially being declared Arsenal’s fastest player.The Gabon international leaked the club’s full results for their max speed tests, which show himself to be the quickest man at the Emirates. Aubameyang’s screenshot also includes a measurement of every player’s max speed percentage that they were running […]

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Unai Emery discusses tactical switch but rules out pairing Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang against West Ham

The Arsenal boss has emphasised the need for control, but believes pairing the close friends could cause problems at present Unai Emery insists he is open to adapting his tactics at Arsenal – but says he will not be pairing Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang against West Ham.The Spaniard has used a 4-2-3-1 formation in […]

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Alex Iwobi enjoying Arsenal life under Unai Emery

Alex Iwobi has revealed that he’s enjoying life at Arsenal under Unai Emery, whose approach is benefiting the Gunners’ attacking players, according to the midfielder.The 22-year-old’s entire career at the Emirates Stadium had been spent under the tutelage of Arsene Wenger, but he’s enjoying the process of adapting to a new style of coaching.”It’s exciting […]

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