• Arsenal willing to sell Mesut Ozil as contract talks drag on

    Arsenal willing to sell Mesut Ozil as contract talks drag on

    Arsenal are willing to listen to offers for Mesut Ozil next summer, if he does not lower his huge wage demands, reports say.

    The Gunners are facing a nightmare scenario as Ozil and Alexis Sanchez will both have one year left on their contracts at the end of the season.

    Both players are demanding major wage increases, with figures as big as £20million-a-year being mentioned.

    Arsene Wenger has appealed to the pair to not let money decide their futures but there is a […]

  • Hundreds of Arsenal fans STRANDED after horror plane crash forces Basel airport to close

    Hundreds of Arsenal fans STRANDED after horror plane crash forces Basel airport to close

    The private aircraft reportedly crashed at Basel Airport on Wednesday afternoon following dense fog in the Swiss city.

    Hundreds of Arsenal fans have been left stranded in Switzerland following reports of a light aircraft crash at Basel Airport.

    The airport was closed after the Piper Pa-34 HB-Lsd from Nuremberg crashed after attempting to land in dense fog on Wednesday afternoon.

    Arsenal supporters, many of whom had stayed overnight in Switzerland, were stuck in the middle of huge delays less than 24 hours after […]

  • Chelsea ready to make stunning move for Arsenal attacker Alexis Sanchez

    Chelsea ready to make stunning move for Arsenal attacker Alexis Sanchez

    Chelsea are ready to make a big-money move for Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez if he does not resolve his contract situation at the Emirates, reports say.

    The Blues are keen to add to their squad as Antonio Conte looks to continue his impressive rebuilding job and he is now ready to move for the Chilean.

    While Chelsea are yet to make a firm bid for Sanchez, they are watching his situation closely and should it become clear the 27-year-old will not sign […]

  • Ferdinand: No Ozil and Sanchez, no silverware

    Ferdinand: No Ozil and Sanchez, no silverware

    Rio Ferdinand has urged Arsenal to tie Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil down to new contracts if they have any ambitions of winning serious silverware in the future.

    The pair only have 18 months on their contracts at the Emirates Stadium and there is little sign of any imminent agreement between the club and players.

    Reports from over the last week have suggested that all the parties are too far apart in their valuations at the moment and the Gunners would have […]

  • Giroud staying at Arsenal, says agent

    Giroud staying at Arsenal, says agent

    The France international will not leave the Emirates Stadium in the January transfer window, despite falling behind Alexis Sanchez in the pecking order.

    Oliver Giroud has no plans to leave Arsenal in January, according to the agent of the France striker.

    Alexis Sanchez’s form at central striker has restricted Giroud to just two starts this season – both in the Champions League – but he has scored five goals, including three from the bench in the Premier League.

    The returning Danny Welbeck and […]

  • Ozil is just THREE passes away from becoming the assist king of the Champions League

    Ozil is just THREE passes away from becoming the assist king of the Champions League

    Arsenal have in their ranks the third most creative player in the Champions League as Mesut Ozil’s assist tally is bettered only by superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

    Ozil picked up his third assist in six Champions League games this season when found Alex Iwobi in the box for Arsenal’s fourth goal against Basel on Tuesday night.

    The Arsenal winger has made a name for himself as the assist king of the Premier League and although he has switched gears this […]

  • Basel 1-4 Arsenal: Perez hat-trick seals top spot for Gunners

    Basel 1-4 Arsenal: Perez hat-trick seals top spot for Gunners

    The Spaniard was in fine form in front of goal as Arsene Wenger’s men pipped Paris Saint-Germain to first place in Group A with a dominant victory on the road on Tuesday.

    Lucas Perez marked his first Champions League start for Arsenal with a hat-trick as the Gunners swept aside Basel 4-1 to secure top spot in Group A on Tuesday.

    The 28-year-old struck twice in the first half from close range to put Arsene Wenger’s side in control against the Swiss […]

  • Alexis Sanchez voted Arsenal player of the month for November

    Alexis Sanchez voted Arsenal player of the month for November

    Arsenal fans have voted for Alexis Sanchez as their club’s player of the month for November after some superb recent form.

    The Chile international has been one of the Gunners’ top performers for most of the season so far, and actually had a quiet month by his standards as Arsenal’s overall form slipped a little.

    Still, Sanchez scored twice in the win over Bournemouth to get Arsene Wenger’s side back to winning ways, and edged out Olivier Giroud and Mesut Ozil to […]

  • Stop gold digging: Wenger hints Sanchez and Ozil should lower demands

    Stop gold digging: Wenger hints Sanchez and Ozil should lower demands

    Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has urged Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil to think about more than money when signing new contracts.

    The duo are currently in negotiations with the Gunners over new deals, with their current contracts running out at the end of next season.

    With both Sanchez and Ozil vital to the north Londoners’ chances both domestically and in Europe, fan are understandably growing uneasy over the wait for them to put pen to paper.

    However, Wenger insists that this is normal, […]

  • Arsenal aren’t good enough to win the League title but Chelsea can, says Arsenal legend

    Arsenal aren’t good enough to win the League title but Chelsea can, says Arsenal legend

    Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright believes his old club aren’t good enough to win the Premier League title this season – and is tipping rivals Chelsea to be crowned champions come May.

    The Gunners went into second place behind the Blues with an emphatic 5-1 win against West Ham on Saturday.

    Arsene Wenger’s side have lost just one league game so far this term and appear far more settled compared to rivals Manchester City and Manchester United.

    However, Wright believes Chelsea look the […]

  • Wenger: Sanchez can be one of world’s best strikers

    Wenger: Sanchez can be one of world’s best strikers

    Arsene Wenger felt Alexis Sanchez showed the “killer instinct” of a world-class striker after he tore West Ham to shreds.

    Sanchez hit a sparkling second-half hat-trick to fire Arsenal up to second in the Premier League with a 5-1 demolition of the Hammers.

    Arsenal fans have long bemoaned Wenger’s inability to sign a 20-goal a season forward to fire them to the title.

    But the Frenchman looks like he has finally struck gold after moving the Chile international from midfield into attack.

    “I think […]