Giroud throws his weight behind Wenger

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has declared that the club’s players support veteran Manager Arsene Wenger and want him to stay at the club for the foreseeable future.

It has been reported recently that the Arsenal board have offered Arsene a 2 year contract extension, but the Frenchman has not yet made a decision. Continue reading

Sutton United keeper caught in betting scandal

Sutton United’s reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw is likely to face an FA investigation after he was seen eating a pie while the national league side were playing Arsenal in the fifth round tie of the FA Cup football tournament.

The deed from the keeper was a breach of FA’s betting rules which said: “A participant shall not bet, either directly or indirectly, or instruct, permit, cause or enable any person to bet on (i) the result, progress, conduct or any other aspect of, or occurrence in, a football match or competition.” Continue reading

Arsenal get unbelievable potential draw with Lincoln in FA Cup Quarters

Despite the Gunners’ season being in complete tatters this year, Arsenal continue to get excellent draws in the FA Cup with a second consecutive non-League opponent in the form of Lincoln City if they can beat Sutton United tonight.

Lincoln City became the first non-league side in 103 years to reach the Quarter-finals of the FA Cup when they stunned Burnley 1-0 on Saturday. Continue reading