Shaun O’Connor is one of the most respected and renowned scouts in England but few football fans will know about him or the players he has brought through over the past decade.
The 51-year-old self-confessed Arsenal supporter has joined forces with former Fulham boss Lawrie Sanchez for Greece’s toughest managerial job.
Timo Mertesacker couldn’t be prouder of his big brother Per right now. The 26-year-old told Gooner Talk how ‘happy’ the Mertesacker family were ‘to be part of the Arsenal family’.
Josh Franceschi has told Gooner Talk why he is in confident mood ahead of Wednesday’s crucial Premier League clash against Manchester United.
Freddie Barker is a talented English-born frontman who was plucked from relative obscurity by Greek champions Olympiacos in January. Regarded as one of Olympiacos’ most promising young players, the 19-year-old has already played against the likes of Shakhtar Donetsk on youth level Barker caught up with Gooner Talk to discuss Olympiacos’ recent NextGen games with […]
Wojciech Szczesny has admitted that he has sought the help of a sports psychologist after undergoing personal problems in the past year. In an in-depth interview with a Polish newspaper, the 22-year-old says he now knows how to keep his private matters ‘off the pitch’ when playing for Arsenal. With thanks to Matt from Gunners.com.pl, […]
Arsenal goalkeeper Lukasz Fabiański believes he can overthrow his compatriot Wojciech Szczesny as the club’s no 1 shot stopper, but admits he will consider leaving the club in January if his situation doesn’t change. Fabiański, 26, returned in the goal for the Gunners during the recent 3-1 Carling Cup win over Shrewsbury Town in what was […]
Tim Payton grew up in Islington and went to Highbury Grove School, and has been going to watch Arsenal matches since he was 10 years old. He has been a season ticket holder since he was 12, starting life on the North Bank. The avid Gooner has been on the Board of the Arsenal Supporters […]
Arsenal play Catalan giants Barcelona on Wednesday night in what can only be described as one of the biggest games of the season. Barca, who could only manage a 1-1 draw against Sporting Gijon at the weekend, will be confident after dominating the two legs during last year’s Champions League clashes. However, Arsene Wenger’s side […]
Gooner Talk have managed to catch up with Andrei Arshavin’s representitive, Dennis Lachter. The 27-year-old Russian hotshot has been linked with Arsenal for several months now with Ivan Gazidis looking to broker a potential £14 million pound deal. Arsenal officials, led by Gazidis, had been invited to Zenit St. Petersburg to discuss the possibility of […]
Gooner Talk have managed to get our hands on an exclusive interview with Standard Liege midfielder Axel Witsel. 19-year-old Witsel has attracted attention from a host of top European clubs, including the Gunners and Real Madrid. In the interview with Belgian newspaper Sud Presse Sport, Witsel spoke about: His passion for Arsene Wenger’s side and […]
If you didn’t know already, Gooner Talk have several partnerships with Arsenal associations from around the world. One of those is in France, not too far away, after our recent interview with Setanta Sports journalist Philippe Auclair, we’ve managed to catch up with Vince from ASCFR (Arsenal Supporters Club France), and asked him a few […]