Tag: Arsenal

Arsenal lifts 14th FA Cup title with 2-1 win over Chelsea at Wembley

By Olisa Chukwuma Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as the Gunners defeated fellow London rivals Chelsea in what was a game of mixed-moments at a near empty Wembley Stadium. This year’s FA Cup final, rescheduled and played in August behind close doors – following the global pandemic that halted matches[Read More…]

Premier League Title: Manchester City Sinks Arsenal

Manchester City breathed fresh life into their Premier League title challenge as they came from behind to secure a crucial 2-1 win over Arsenal. Pep Guardiola’s side recovered from Theo Walcott’s early opener as second half goals from Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling delivered the knockout blows in a heavyweight[Read More…]

FA Cup Holders Arsenal Won The Community Shield After Defeating Chelsea

The FA Cup holders Arsenal won the Community Shield for a second season after defeating Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored the winner with a powerful drive into the top corner with his weaker left foot. Ramires headed wide unmarked from Loic Remy’s cross as Chelsea failed[Read More…]

Arsenal ‘Boring’, Not Chelsea, Says Manager Jose Mourinho

by Zenith Oduah & Agency Reports Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho claimed that Arsenal were more deserving of the “boring” epithet after his team closed on the Premier League title with a 0-0 draw on Sunday. Chelsea’s last seven league wins have come by a single-goal margin and they were taunted[Read More…]

Lucas Silva Joins Real Madrid

Brazilian youngster, Lucas Silva has joined Spanish giants, Real Madrid from Cruzeiro on a five-and-a-half-year deal. The 21-year old has featured for Brazil at the U-20 and U-21 level previously. He is said to have been on Arsenal‘s wishlist also but the Brazilian chose a move to Spain. A press[Read More…]

Chelsea’s Shirt Sponsorship Deal With Turkish Airlines Stalls

Chelsea FC’s £25m shirt sponsorship deal with Turkish Airline which was supposed to be sealed in December has now stalled as a result of the airline not being too sure of paying such a huge amount. The Blues current shirt sponsorship deal with Samsung expires at the end of the season.[Read More…]

Podolski Set To Join Inter On Loan

All is set for Arsenal striker, Lukas Podolski to complete a six-month loan deal will see him join Inter Milan. The German soccerstar landed in Milan on Monday to a rousing welcome for the Nerazzurri fans. He will now undergo a medical (today) prior to completing his switch from the[Read More…]

Chelsea Is Not Invincible – Arsene Wenger

English Premier League leaders, Chelsea may be doing so well at the moment but Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger believes that the Blues despite being unbeaten so far this season can still be caught. Speaking to reporters, he said: “You cannot say the title race is over after 13 or 14[Read More…]

Catching Up With Chelsea Is Not Arsenal’s Priority For Now – Wenger

Chelsea seats comfortably at the summit of the English Premier League table and that’s the least of worries for Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger. The Frenchman is of the opinion that his side have more biting problems at the moment than chasing Chelsea. Arsenal lost 1-2 to Swansea at the Liberty[Read More…]

Costa Confirms He Will Play Against Arsenal

Brazilian born Spanish striker, Diego Costa has confirmed he will be fit for Chelsea when the English Premier League leaders square up against London neighbours, Arsenal on Sunday. Costa’s hamstring problem has been a recurring decimal in Mourinho‘s press conferences this season. The fierce looking striker played for the entire duration[Read More…]