Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger has asserted that the London club does not intend to sell striker Olivier Giroud and reiterated the Frenchman’s key role in the future of the first team.
“I have had no approach from Marseille and we want to keep Olivier Giroud at the club,” Wenger insisted on Tuesday amid rumours in the football market claiming that French side Olympique de Marseille has already allocated 23.5 million euros ($25.7 million) to secure Giroud’s services. Continue reading
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger enjoyed a rare good day at the office today, masterminding the Gunners’ 2-1 win over Manchester City at Wembley, earning a third FA Cup final appearance in four years.
Wenger also had good news to share with Arsenal’s fans, declaring that star forward Alexis Sanchez will be at the club next season, and that the club will do everything in their power to extend his stay in North London. Continue reading
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey continued his love affair with Wembley, and the Welshman will be hoping to add to his FA Cup winners’ medals tally when the Gunners take on Chelsea in the final of the competition come the end of May.
Speaking after Arsenal’s 2-1 win over Manchester City in the semi-final today, Ramsey told BBC Radio 5 live, “I love this competition. We have been quite successful in recent years and you can see the passion that the players play with. We went behind and kept on going and got a result. Continue reading
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger fears that midfielder Jack Wilshere may not be able to reach his full potential due to recurrent injuries.
Wilshere, who has been loaned out by Arsenal to AFC Bournemouth for the current season, suffered a hairline fracture to his left fibia during his team’s 0-4 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur last weekend and has been ruled for the rest of the campaign. Continue reading
Contending that the removal of manager Arsene Wenger might not help Arsenal solve its problems, the London football club’s former defender Gael Clichy insists that the Frenchman is still the right person for the job.
Arsenal, yet to win an English Premier League (EPL) title since the 2003-04 season, are currently languishing sixth in the standings. They are seven points outside the top four with 10 games remaining. Continue reading
Turning a deaf ear to talk of him being removed as Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger said he is planning for the next season.
“Of course I plan for next season,” Wenger was quoted as saying by ESPNFC ahead of Sunday’s important English Premier League (EPL) tie against Manchester City. Continue reading
Under fire after a poor outing in the Champions League, English football giants Arsenel head coach Arsene Wenger has received the backing of midfielder Alex Iwobi, who said the Frenchman deserves more respect from the fans.
“They need to have a bit more respect, in my opinion,” Iwobi told the Daily Mail after representing Nigeria in their draw with Senegal in a friendly on Thursday. Continue reading
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