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A superb solo goal from Arsenal forward Gervinho put Ivory Coast into the African Nations Cup final, as The Elephants won 1-0 against Mali in the semi-final. François Zahoui’s talented side fought a hard-battled game but finally got their goal just before half-time after Gervinho sprinted 30 metres into the Mali penalty area, before finishing […]
Arsenal new-boy Andre Santos has not been included in the Brazil squad for their upcoming international friendlies against Costa Rica and Mexico. The 28-year-old, who made his full debut in Arsenal’s 4-3 defeat at Blackburn last week, has recently fallen out of favour with Brazil boss Mano Menezes, prompting Bayern Munich’s Luiz Gustavo and Man […]
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere starts his third consecutive game for his country this evening, as England take on Ghana in an international friendly at Wembley. The 19-year-old starlet impressed again for the senior side when he played in the 2-0 Euro 2012 qualifier against Wales on Saturday. Despite West Ham reportedly asking for Scott Parker […]
International friendlies usually mean three things for Arsene Wenger’s side; knocks, bruises and injuries. However, it appears that the majority of Arsenal players have managed to stay injury-free during today’s games, much to the manager’s delight. Gooner Talk have published a selection of match summaries from tonight’s friendlies, focusing on the Arsenal stars playing for their countries.
England boss Fabio Capello has included Arsenal duo Theo Walcott and Jack Wilshere in his 25-man squad to face Denmark on Wednesday evening. Wilshere, 19, is expected to start in the holding role position in Copenhagen giving Steven Gerrard more freedom to attack and push forward. “Wilshere is the best young player. He now plays […]
A piece of ingenuity from Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh gave his Morocco side a 1-1 draw away to Northern Ireland. The 26-year-old scored in the 56th minute after goalkeeper Alan Blayney’s attempted clearance flew straight into the boot of the onrushing Chamakh and subsequently into the net. Despite Chamakh’s goal the game finished 1-1 with […]
France 2-0 Romania – Samir Nasri & Gael Clichy France moved top of Euro 2012 qualifying Group D off the back of their 2-0 success over Romania, which was kick-started by substitute Loic Remy’s strike 10 minutes from time. Arsenal duo Samir Nasri and Gael Clichy both started the game, with the latter supporting Nasri […]
Arsenal trio Theo Walcott, Jack Wilshere and Kieran Gibbs trained with England today at the Gunners’ London Colney training ground ahead of Wednesday’s international friendly against Hungary. Both Wilshere and Gibbs were drafted in by Three Lions boss Fabio Capello for the midweek friendly and could win their first caps for their country. Capello seems […]
Arsenal youngsters Jack Wilshere and Kieran Gibbs have not been selected in Stuart Pearce’s England Under-21 squad for the upcoming friendly with Uzbekistan — a sign that the duo could be promoted to Fabio Capello’s senior side. Both players were expected to be involved in the upcoming 2014 European Championship qualifiers, with 18-year-old Wilshere impressing throughout Arsenal’s […]