Arsenal captain Robin van Persie scored a hat-trick as Arsenal beat Chelsea 5-3 in a stunning London Derby at Stamford Bridge. André Villas-Boas’ side opened the scoring through a Lampard header before van Persie levelled for the visitors. Under-fire John Terry restored the home sides advantage just before the break to make it 2-1 to […]
Archive for October, 2011
In-form Arsenal travel to Stamford Bridge this weekend to take on Chelsea, and the good news is that their arch rivals will be without the suspended Didier Drogba. He has scored 13 goals in 14 appearances against Arsenal in all competitions and their record against Chelsea with him playing is W1 D3 L10. However when […]
Tomas Rosicky is a doubt for Saturday’s lunchtime clash with Chelsea after suffering a groin injury recurrence in training earlier this week. The Czech international has been plagued with injuries since joining the Gunners from German champions Borussia Dortmund in 2006, and it’s expected he’ll require a late fitness test before deciding on whether he […]
This season you can also play live, legendary football with Heineken Star Player. Play live with every UEFA Champions League match on TV and anticipate the outcome of live match moments to score. See video at the end for more information. Despite turning in an indifferent display against Marseille at the Velodrome in France, Arsenal […]
Arsenal fought back from a goal down to secure their passage into the Carling Cup quarter-finals against a determined Bolton Wanderers side. Manager Arsene Wenger fielded a weakened line-up for the cup clash in a first half where Arsenal struggled to break down their opponent’s packed midfield. Former Gunners starlet Fabrice Muamba combined with Darren […]
Park Chu-Young will start for Arsenal in their Carling Cup clash with Bolton on Tuesday, Gunners manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed. The South Korean international made his first Arsenal appearance in last month’s Carling Cup win over Shrewsbury, but has yet to start a Premier League game due Robin van Persie’s superb form. Park, 26, […]
Arsenal skipper Robin van Persie came off the bench to inspire Arsenal to victory over resilient Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on Sunday. The impressive Dutchman scored twice in the second half to give the Gunners all three points after former Tottenham striker Peter Crouch had cancelled out Gervinho’s opener before the break. Arsene Wenger’s […]
Arsenal take on Stoke at the Emirates this weekend, and in the in-form Robin van Persie is fancied to fire them to another victory. The Dutchman is in the form of his life and has netted 23 goals in 25 Premier League games in 2011.
A last-gasp winner from substitute Aaron Ramsey gave Arsenal victory over Marseille in France, moving the Gunners to the top of their Champions League group. Both sides had penalty shouts turned down in the first half, with 19-year-old defender Carl Jenkinson clearly handling a cross, while Souleymane Diawara similarly handled Mikel Arteta’s searching ball. Arsenal […]
In a match where little separates two sides, all it can take to make the difference is a solitary moment of individual class. Last night in Marseille, it was Aaron Ramsey who provided that moment, drilling home a 92nd-minute winner to give Arsenal a vital 1-0 win and send them top of their Champions League […]
Marseille and Arsenal have both started slowly domestically this season, but the Champions League has provided a welcome distraction, with the duo looking to be the teams to beat in Group B.
Arsenal will continue talks with duo Andrey Arshavin and Alex Song this week, in the hope of extending the midfielder’s contracts. Arshavin, who impressed in a cameo role during Sunday’s 2-1 win over Sunderland, has a contract which runs until June 2013, prompting manager Arsene Wenger to put a 1-year extension on the table. Interest […]