ALL POSTS TAGGED "mikel-arteta"

Arsenal

/ 1 day ago

Manchester City edge Arsenal in the FA Cup fourth round

Manchester City beat Arsenal at home on Friday to advance in the FA Cup. A lone goal by Nathan Ake gave the edge to the hosts on the night. City will now play in the round of 16 of the competition and try to win their first FA Cup since 2019. Despite being a fourth […]

Arsenal

/ 2 days ago

Guardiola names Arteta as 'best option' for City successor

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has stated that Mikel Arteta would be the 'best option' to replace him at the helm. Formerly an assistant at City, Arteta is now oversees league leaders Arsenal. The two friends face off against each other in an FA Cup game on Friday. Guardiola made the comment during his pre-match […]

Arsenal

/ 13 days ago

Arsenal beat Tottenham to go eight points clear

Arsenal grabbed bragging rights in the North London derby as they beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 to go eight points clear at the top of the Premier League standings. Mikel Arteta’s men took full advantage of a sloppy Tottenham side as they put themselves in pole position for the League title come in May. The Gunners […]

Arsenal

/ 25 days ago

Arsenal miss chance at 10 point gap with Newcastle draw

Arsenal and Newcastle played out a top-three clash to a draw on Tuesday. The league leaders certainly looked the more likely to score for much of the game. However, Nick Pope made a number of saves and Newcastle was defensively sound, keeping the game scoreless. The scoreless draw is Newcastle's seventh clean sheet in its […]

Arsenal

/ 78 days ago

Arsenal are title contenders, claims Man City's Pep Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola named Arsenal as the best team in the Premier League this season. The reigning English champions have only lost one league match, but they are still behind the Gunners in the table. "We have made an incredible season, [Arsenal] have been better," Guardiola said during his usual Friday press conference. […]

Arsenal

/ 87 days ago

Barcelona reportedly interested in Arsenal's Mikel Arteta

Barcelona has reportedly identified Mikel Arteta as a possible successor to current boss Xavi. The Spanish giants are currently in the midst of an inconsistent season. While they have won 10 of their first dozen LaLiga matches, they have also already been knocked out of the Champions League. Champions League Group C was widely considered […]

Arsenal

/ 93 days ago

Both offensive and defensive struggles doom Arsenal in PSV defeat

Arsenal suffered its first UEFA Europa League defeat of the season on Thursday as offensive struggles continued. Dutch outfit PSV Eindhoven thoroughly defeated the Gunners, 2-0. Second-half goals from Joey Veerman and Luuk de Jong sank the Premier League club. While the defeat will surely be disappointing to Arsenal, it already secured a spot in […]

Arsenal

/ 107 days ago

Premier League clubs struggle, find wins in Europa League

Both Premier League clubs in the Europa League won on Thursday, 1-0. However, despite the three points, both sides needed an increased effort than expected. Manchester United needed a goal in the 93rd minute to beat visiting Omonoia Nicosia at Old Trafford. Scott McTominay, a second half substitute, slotted home from close range to relieve […]

Arsenal

/ 117 days ago

Thomas Partey’s health is necessary for Arsenal and Ghana

In Arsenal midfielder Thomas Partey’s last appearance for Ghana, he scored a decisive goal. It guaranteed the Black Stars a spot at the 2022 World Cup. Even better, it came against the side's fiercest rivals, Nigeria. His first Arsenal goal in the 2022-23 campaign was scored in similar fashion. The midfielder sent a rocket of […]

Arsenal

/ 136 days ago

Scheduling domino effect impacts multiple matches for Arsenal

Arsenal's scheduling continues to suffer changes as a result of recent postponements. The Gunners announced that their Europa League home match with PSV Eindhoven will be played on Thursday, Oct. 20. Initially, UEFA scheduled the game for this upcoming Thursday, Sep. 15. However, due to the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, the fixture between the […]
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Arsenal

/ 193 days ago

Signings secured, Arsenal's focus turns to summer departures

After a busy transfer window, Arsenal's summer departures are next in Mikel Arteta's plan. So far, the Gunners did well to bring in quality players in significant positions. Undoubtedly, center-forward Gabriel Jesus is the most important acquisition this summer. However, they also bought other reinforcements across the pitch. For example, attacking midfielder Fabio Vieira, American […]