Tag: Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger Say His Team Not Ready for Premier League

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said his team were not physically ready for the Premier League season after opening the campaign with a chaotic 4-3 defeat at home to Liverpool. With Per Mertesacker and Gabriel injured and Laurent Koscielny short of match fitness, Wenger deployed Calum Chambers, 21, and 20-year-old debutant[Read More…]

Benzema Not Joining Arsenal Says Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted defeat in his side pursuit of Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema. Wenger watched his side struggled to get goals yet again as Liverpool came calling. It was the fifth time in six games that the Gunners have failed to score at home in the[Read More…]

Africa’s Richest Man, Aliko Dangote, Wants To Buy Arsenal FC

by Zenith Oduah Africa’s richest man has admitted that he still wants to buy Arsenal, despite failing with a bid to buy the club in 2010. Nigerian commodities businessman Aliko Dangote is worth an estimated $15.7billion (£10.38bn), far in excess of current Arsenal majority shareholder Stan Kroenke (£3.7bn) and minority[Read More…]

Arsene Wenger Drops Massive Transfer Hint

by Zenith Oduah Arsene Wenger has revealed that he needs another player to score 10-15 goals in a season for his team to actually challenge for the title next season. The Gunners have scored 62 goals in the league thus far and Wenger insists that they can smell more goals[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…]

Koscielny Considers Wenger And Mourinho As Friends

Arsenal’s centre-back, Laurent Koscielny has revealed that his coach, Arsene Wenger and Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho are friends as against the popular assumption that they are enemies. Both coaches had a shoving and shouting match when their teams clashed last Sunday. The French player who was responsible for the foul on[Read More…]

Why I Didn’t Join Arsenal Years Back – Yobo

Former Super Eagles skipper, Joseph Yobo says he almost joined Arsenal years ago but the move was blocked by Arsenal. According to the defender who is currently a free agent after being released by Fernebache, Arsene Wenger wanted him as a partner for Sol Campbell in the Gunner’s central defence[Read More…]

Debuchy Out For Three Months

After damaging his left ankle’s ligaments during Arsenal’s 2-2 draw against Manchester City, Mathieu Debuchy will now be out of action for the gunners for three months. He has undergone surgery and Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger confirmed the duration of the injury “He has had surgery and will be out[Read More…]

Wenger Reveals Biggest Regrets As A Manager

At a Huawei Question and Answer session, Arsene Wenger made known some of his biggest regrets as a football manager. The Arsenal boss revealed that missing out of signing current world footballer of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo from Sporting in 2003 was his biggest regret. According to the French manager,[Read More…]