GABRIEL JESUS LANDS – ARTETA MAKES MOVES ON WINNERTIVITY – Le Grove – The Arsenal Opinion Blog

Well Happy July 4th to all my wonderful American readers and the Brits who like the day because it was actually the original Brexit. But, we got Brexited, so not really a choice. I gotta work on the delivery of that joke. RIGHT. Into the mixer. It would seem the big wait for Gabriel Jesus … Read more

Mikel Arteta provides Takehiro Tomiyasu update ahead of Manchester United clash

Mikel Arteta has revealed that right-back Takehiro Tomiyasu is ‘available tomorrow’ to face Manchester United on Saturday lunchtime ‘if he trains today and feels good’. The Gunners play host as Manchester United travel to the Emirates Stadium to face Mikel Arteta’s side to kick off the Premier League weekend The Japanese defender was ‘very very … Read more

Mikel Arteta issues update on key Arsenal pair ahead of Chelsea clash

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has revealed that both Takehiro Tomiyasu and Alexandre Lacazette will be assessed on Tuesday ahead of Wednesday’s clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, as both could be set to feature. Tomiyasu was expected to return to training following the Southampton defeat, after three months spent on the sideline with various thigh … Read more

FOOTBALLING GODS SLAP ARTETA FOR POOR PLAYER MANAGEMENT – Le Grove – The Arsenal Opinion Blog

Well, the footballing gods work in mysterious ways, and no doubt, right now, they are teaching Mikel Arteta a thing or two about how you treat people. We’ve lost 3 games we should have done better in. 7 points, which would have ben par the course for us this season, would have us choking out … Read more

ARTETA PAYS THE PRICE OF TRANSACTIONAL MANAGEMENT – Le Grove – The Arsenal Opinion Blog

Arsenal are out of the race for top 4. Our season is over. Let’s not pretend it can be any other way. If you can be beaten by individual stupidity and the sheer drive of Brighton and Palace, you have next to no hope of finding the right tools against West Ham, Chelsea and Spurs. … Read more

Arsenal fans turn on Mikel Arteta after Brighton defeat

Arsenal’s supporters have flooded into social media on Saturday afternoon, to aim their frustrations firmly in the direction of Mikel Arteta. The Gunners, of course, were back in action a short time ago. Fresh off the back of an alarming 3-0 defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace earlier in the week, Arteta and co. … Read more

Mikel Arteta outlines transfer plans ahead of summer window

Mikel Arteta has revealed that he is expecting another busy transfer window this summer as he continues his squad overhaul at Arsenal. The Gunners brought in six new players in the summer, the most of any top-flight club, while over 15 players left the club across the summer and January transfer window. This has left … Read more

‘Let him work’ Dani Ceballos hits back at Mikel Arteta criticism following Crystal Palace hammering

Former Arsenal loanee Dani Ceballos has hit back at criticism levelled at Mikel Arteta following the defeat to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park, urging fans to have patience with their Spanish coach. The Gunners fell to a meek 3-0 defeat to Crystal Palace and former legend Patrick Vieira, and in truth never looked in danger … Read more

Mikel Arteta provides injury update on crucial Arsenal trio ahead of Crystal Palace trip

Mikel Arteta has issued an injury update on a trio of first XI players in his pre-match press conference ahead of the Gunners’ trip to Selhurst Park to take on high-flying Crystal Palace. In the first of three updates, the Arsenal boss revealed that Takehiro Tomiyasu, who has missed almost two months of action with … Read more