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Arsenal

/ 85 days ago

Arsenal already have its most important summer signing

In a period of frequent summer signings and acquisitions, Arsenal answered its biggest question early on. Undoubtedly, Arsenal’s primary area of concern last season was up front. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang endured a tough final 16 months with the Gunners. The Gabon international appeared to be a shell of his former self following his massive contract extension […]
Mike Hewitt

Arsenal

/ 119 days ago

New Eddie Nketiah contract is a gamble for both Arsenal, player

Eddie Nketiah will soon sign a new long-term contract with Arsenal. News of the new deal came as a bit of a shock for many fans and pundits around the world. After all, the 23-year-old striker seemed almost certain to depart The Emirates following his contract expiration this month. Nketiah himself even suggested he could […]

Andrea Pirlo

/ 322 days ago

Gauging the success of former players as managers

Using former players as managers is certainly not a new trend. Vicente del Bosque made 445 appearances for Real Madrid from 1968 to 1984. The Spaniard the returned with a managerial stint that yielded two league titles and two Champions Leagues. Johan Cruyff established himself as one of the world's greatest players on the […]
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Arsenal

/ 344 days ago

Arsenal's rebuild requires patience with young roster

Arsenal's rebuild arrived out of necessity. In the previous two decades, the London-based club consistently finished in the top four of the Premier League. In fact, the Gunners qualified for 19 straight Champions League group stages until 2017/18. Unsurprisingly, the fan base developed an expectation of domestic and, at least to some extent, European success. […]
Jonathan P.Ellgen

Arsenal

/ 406 days ago

Arsenal fall out of contention after worst start in 118 years

Arsenal Football Club is a traditional "Big Six" team. They join the ranks of Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham. These clubs are the biggest clubs in England, mostly based on popularity. However, Arsenal is missing a certain attribute those clubs share. For those clubs, title contention in the Premier League is the […]