featurefootballa day ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17: Players to pick for gameweek 22

Gameweek 21 belonged to Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea who put up comprehensive wins to maintain the lead over the rest of the chasing pack. FPL managers benefited from the presence of Harry Kane (17) and Marcus Alonso (21) in their teams along with West Ham's Mr. Reliable, Michail Antonio (15).
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reportfootball5 days ago

EPL Round-up : Chelsea, Arsenal and Spurs record big wins on Saturday

Chelsea made light of striker Diego Costa's absence to extend their lead at the top to seven points on Saturday with a 3-0 win at champions Leicester City. Meanwhile, Tottenham and Arsenal also consolidated their table rankings with 4-0 wins against West Brom and Swansea City respectively.
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newsfootball7 days ago

Ozil's Arsenal future does not depend on mine, says Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has played down the link between his own future at Arsenal and midfielder Mesut Ozil saying the media has misread the German's comments. The Frenchman said that he is currently relaxed over his key player's contracts as Ozil still has 18 months left for an extension.
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newsfootball11 days ago

Mesut Ozil ready to stay at Arsenal, if Wenger stays

German international Mesut Ozil has insisted that his future at the London-based club is linked directly with Arsene Wenger’s future at the Emirates. The midfielder has also replied to Thierry Henry’s comment that Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are “holding the club hostage” with their wage demands.
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reportfootball24 days ago

Premier League Round-up | Chelsea extend run to 12 consecutive wins

Chelsea extended their incredible winning run to 12 with a convincing victory over Bournemouth,  thanks to an Eden Hazard goal sandwiched between a Pedro brace. Manchester United and City completed easy wins while Arsenal had to wait for an 87th minute Olivier Giroud goal to secure full points.
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featurefootballa month ago

Why Arsenal will win the Premier League this year

After many near misses and false dawns for the past 12 years without a Premier League trophy, Arsenal have finally learned to rise to the challenge of the Premier League title this season. With the signing of quality players and things falling in the right place, the Gunners can finally win it.
Tejas Sirohi
newsfootballa month ago

Wenger's legacy at Arsenal not just about winning titles, says Pep Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has heaped praise on his Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger saying that the Frenchman has brought an identity to the Gunners as a club. Guardiola also felt that he did not help Alexis Sanchez at Barcelona and said that he is perfect as a central striker.
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featurefootballa month ago

Alexis Sanchez proving to be Arsenal's answer upfront

After struggling to make an impact spearheading the Arsenal attack and then becoming predictable on the wings last season, Alexis Sanchez has been a revelation for the Gunners this season in his newly found No.9 role. After all these years, Arsene Wenger has found the striker he needed.
Abhinav Kini
newsfootball2 months ago

The Gifs that keep on gifing! Diego Costa's brawl party, Neymar's worst Clasico and more

The Super Saturday lived up to its expectations - though we did not see a feisty brawl on the sidelines of Camp Nou, we got plenty of action during the final minutes of the City-Chelsea clash while Arsenal missed their favorite number by one. Here are the reactions we can sum up the weekend with.
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featurefootball2 months ago

Arsenal column: Three takeaways from the Man United – Arsenal game

Does Arsenal's performance against Man United last week lend credence to the assertion that the Gunners are a stronger, more mature unit this season?  Or is it the beginning of the old Arsenal who are yet to lose another title race after a strong start to the season?
Abhishek Iyer