• I’m ready to spend BIG on new players – Wenger

    I’m ready to spend BIG on new players – Wenger

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has stressed that he is ready to spend big if the right candidate becomes available.

    The Emirates side secured the services of Granit Xhaka before Euro 2016 to get their transfer business underway and have since brought in promising youngsters Takumo Asano and Rob Holding to further add to their ranks.

    Wenger has received his fair share of criticism for his failure to bring in a high-profile centre-back and striker, though, as their Premier League rivals have spent […]

  • I won’t break Arsenal contract to take England job – Wenger

    I won’t break Arsenal contract to take England job – Wenger

    Arsene Wenger has ruled out leaving Arsenal to become the new England manager, but said he would be open to taking the job in the future.

    The Three Lions post is currently vacant following Roy Hodgson’s decision to resign after the side’s Euro 2016 round-of-16 elimination at the hands of Iceland.

    Wenger has been one of a number of names to have been linked with the job, but the Frenchman insists he will not break his contract with the Gunners, which runs […]

  • I won’t stop Iwobi from representing Nigeria at Olympics, says Wenger

    I won’t stop Iwobi from representing Nigeria at Olympics, says Wenger

    Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has insisted he will not stop Alex Iwobi from playing for Nigeria at this year’s Olympic Games in Rio.

    The tournament runs from August 3 – 20 and could see the youngster miss the start of the 2016/2017 season, but Wenger is not ready to block his participation.

    “He had the choice between England and Nigeria and in the end he chose Nigeria,” Wenger told reporters ahead of the Gunners clash against West Ham.

    “We respect that, and also […]

  • Arsenal Can’t Compete For Big Deals, Wenger Confesses

    Arsenal Can’t Compete For Big Deals, Wenger Confesses

    With a deal for Karim Benzema having fallen through, the Gunners’ bid for Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani was “too little, too late”, says the former centre-back

    Arsenal still cannot compete with the spending of their Premier League rivals, according to former Gunners star Sol Campbell.

    Petr Cech was Arsenal’s only senior signing of the summer transfer window while Manchester City splashed out over £100m on Raheem Sterling, Kevin De Bruyne and Nicolas Otamendi, Manchester United brought in six new faces and […]

  • We’ll be ready- Chelsea assures Arsenal

    We’ll be ready- Chelsea assures Arsenal

    The message from the Chelsea players is clear. While the preparations for the defence of our Barclays Premier League title are ongoing, the Community Shield is a trophy they want to get their hands upon.
    Thibaut Courtois, Kurt Zouma and Loic Remy have all expressed that view following the midweek penalty shoot-out win over Barcelona, and all are looking forward to a big event at Wembley on Sunday.

    ‘We could win our first title of the season so for us it is […]

  • Mourinho tells Wenger: Get a calculator

    Mourinho tells Wenger: Get a calculator

    Jose Mourinho has started his latest war of words with Arsene Wenger – a week before they open the season in the Community Shield.

    The Chelsea boss has locked horns with his Arsenal counterpart on numerous occasions, famously describing the Frenchman as a “specialist in failure” and a “voyeur”.

    Now he has claimed Chelsea won the title last season spending far less money than the Gunners chief.
    Mourinho said: “If you add up the amounts the clubs have spent in the last three […]