Arsenal star linked with multiple clubs amid January-exit reports

Mesut Ozil produced one of the best performances of his Arsenal career in the 2-0 win over North London rivals Tottenham at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday. The German has divided opinion throughout his time in North London, but last weekend, he silenced most of his critics with a MOTM display in the North London derby. However, according to the latest reports, the Arsenal fans might not get to see their player in the red and white colours of the club for much longer. The North London club have failed…

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Arsenal vs Tottenham Hotspur – betting tips and predictions

Following the last international break of the year, Premier League will be back this weekend, and the action will kick off with the North London derby. Both sides are separated by just four points in the league table, and it promises to be another exciting encounter between two traditional rivals. Spurs have fared better than their traditional rivals in the opening months of the season, but they still find themselves in the third spot and eight points behind leaders Manchester City. The Gunners, who lost 3-1 to City before the…

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Arsenal close to major signing, also interested in Premier League winger and more

Arsenal linked with Nabil Fekir, once again. In last few days, Arsenal have been strongly linked with Lyon playmaker Nabil Fekir, and now Daily Star has claimed that the Gunners are close to finalizing a deal for the player. The report claims that the Gunners are in advanced talks with the Ligue 1 club, and they are hopeful of reaching an agreement for around £60m. Fekir’s arrival in North London could signal January departures for the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez. Fekir, who has a contract until 2020…

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Five key things we learned from Premier League week 11

It was a significant week at both ends of the Premier League table. Manchester City and Tottenham registered key wins while Manchester United and Arsenal were dealt key blows to their league aspirations. The relegation zone also went through a makeover this weekend as the likes of Everton and Bournemouth registered key wens. Here’s our take on five key takeaways from the round 11 of Premier League. 1. The title is City’s to lose We are fully aware that it’s too early to talk about titles. However, judging by the…

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Manchester City vs Arsenal – betting tips and predictions

Manchester City have looked unstoppable up until now this season, and they will be favourites against Arsenal at Etihad Stadium on Sunday. The Citizens are yet to lose a game this season, and they have drawn only once in their opening ten games. On the back of a near-perfect start to the season, the Citizens currently enjoy a five-point lead at the top of the table. In their last league game, City claimed a 3-2 win over West Brom and they continued their winning run with an impressive 4-2 Champions…

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Can Arsenal and Chelsea bounce back in the title race?

Both Chelsea and Arsenal have been below-average at best in the opening ten weeks of the 2017-18 Premier League season. As things stand, both sides find themselves nine points behind leaders Manchester City and also struggling to remain significant in the title race. The early signs indicate that Manchester United and Tottenham will be challenging City for the title race, while the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool will battle it out for the remaining Champions League spot. Both sides can’t afford to drop any more points and that’s why…

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Arsenal vs Swansea – betting tips and predictions

Arsenal will be looking to put three more points on the board when they host Swansea City at Emirates Stadium on Saturday. The Gunners are currently on a three-game winning run in all competitions, and at home, they are yet to drop points this season. In their last fixture, the North London side produced arguably their best performance of the season as they demolished Everton 5-2 resulting in the sacking of Ronald Koeman. Currently, the Gunners are fifth in the table with 16 points, and a win on Saturday could…

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Mesut Ozil not happy with the campaign to undermine his position at Arsenal

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has been the subject of massive transfer speculation this week, and it appears that this speculation will carry on until at least January. On Friday, the Mirror published an exclusive report claiming that the German has already made up his mind to join Manchester United in the summer on a free transfer. The report even went on to claim that Ozil has already informed his Arsenal teammates that he is set to join United in the summer. However, today, in a totally contradictory report, the Sun has…

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Everton vs Arsenal – betting tips and predictions

Arsenal are still without an away win in the league this season as they travel to Everton on Sunday. However, the Toffees find themselves with greater problems ahead of the game. Following a busy summer, Ronald Koeman’s side was backed to compete for European places this season, but after eight games in the season, they find themselves 16th in the table with just eight points. Everton have been disappointing in Europe too this season, and following the home defeat to Lyon on Thursday, they are on the verge of an…

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Watford vs Arsenal – betting tips and predictions

Arsenal will have to overcome their defensive injury-crisis when they make a short visit to Watford on Saturday evening. The Gunners are undefeated in their last seven fixtures in all competitions, and they have won six of them. In the league, they have picked up ten points from their last four fixtures and currently find themselves in the fifth spot in the table. Arsene Wenger’s side have shore up their defence and have picked up four consecutive clean sheets after their 4-0 defeat at Liverpool. However, Wenger could be without…

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United targeting big January signing, Ozil advised against move and more

Manchester United are set to launch a big January move for Tottenham left-back Danny Rose, according to the latest reports. The Express cites a report from TuttoMercatoWeb which claims that United are set to go head-to-head with Chelsea for the services of Rose in the winter transfer window. United have been linked with the England international in the past, and as per the report, Jose Mourinho is set to renew his interest in the 27-year-old. The full-back is still recovering from a serious knee injury which he sustained at the…

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Hazard to stay in London, but Sanchez might seal his exit in January

Chelsea star Eden Hazard could agree to a new deal with the West London club following the upcoming international break, claims the Express. The Belgian has long been linked with a move to Real Madrid, but the Blues are committed to secure his long-term future. The report claims that the Premier League champions are prepared to make Hazard the highest-paid player in the league by offering him a new £300,000 a week deal. The star player has supposedly given up on his dream of playing for Real, and he is…

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Wenger deserves credit for Ramsey, claims Coleman

Wales national coach Chris Coleman has hailed Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger for experimenting with the playing style and the formation of his team. Coleman has been involved in several clashes with Wenger over the availability of midfielder Aaron Ramsey for international duty, but he admits that Wenger deserves huge credit for changing his set ways. The Wales boss was particularly impressed with the Gunners’ performance in the goalless draw at Chelsea in September. He said: “I have to take my hat off to Arsene Wenger. Arsene was always known to be…

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Arsenal vs Brighton and Hove Albion – betting tips and predictions

Arsenal have shown signs of improvement in the recent weeks as they prepare to host Premier League newboys Brighton and Hove Albion at Emirates Stadium on Saturday. The Gunners are currently unbeaten in their last three league fixtures and have climbed to the seventh spot in the table with ten points. In their last league game, they defeated West Brom at home, and they would be aiming for another three easy points on Saturday. On Thursday, the Gunners were involved in Europa League on Thursday and claimed a 4-2 at…

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Chelsea vs Arsenal – betting tips and predictions

In an exciting London derby this Sunday, league champions Chelsea will play hosts to local rivals Arsenal at Stamford Bridge. The Blues have been in superb form following their shock defeat to Burnley on the opening day. They are currently on a four-game winning run in all competitions, and they seemed to have given a strong response to their critics – who had claimed that Antonio Conte’s side would struggle this season. The West London side currently occupy the third spot in the table with nine points from their opening…

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Arsene Wenger need to manage Europa League to his advantage in the league race

The mood in the Arsenal’s camp was definitely lifted following the comfortable 3-0 home win over Bournemouth last Saturday. The fact that Manchester United and Liverpool dropped points on the same day made the weekend even better for the club fans. As things stand, the Gunners are just four points off the top, but they can’t afford to let that gap increase anymore this early in the season. One positive aspect for the Gunners this season is that they would be able to prioritize league football over the European football.…

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Arsenal vs Bournemouth betting tips and predictions

Arsenal will return to the comforts of home this Saturday following back-to-back defeats on the road. The Gunners will host pointless and bottom-of-table Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium this game week. The Gunners will come into the game on the back of intense scrutiny following their embarrassing 4-0 defeat to Liverpool and also the lack of transfer activity during the window. Arsenal will be aiming for an early goal to settle the nerves as it won’t take long for the atmosphere to get toxic at Emirates. It would be interesting to…

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Arsenal fans set for disappointment on deadline day

Arsenal fans are set for disappointment for transfer deadline day, according to BBC journalist David Ornstein. The Gunners have signed only two players – Alexandre Lacazette and Sead Kolasinac – this summer, and the club fans have been hoping for more enforcements – especially after the recent 4-0 humiliation against Liverpool. The Gunners have already agreed to sell Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in a £40m deal to Liverpool, and according to Ornstein, they have no money for a major deal unless Alexis Sanchez departs for massive money or in a swap deal.…

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Chelsea planning a late swoop for Premier League striker and more deadline day updates

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is keen to seal a last-minute swoop for Swansea City striker Fernando Llorente, according to talkSPORT. Llorente, who has previously played under the Italian manager at Juventus, was also a transfer target for the Blues in January, but a move never realized. The report claims that the Premier League champions are still interested in the 32-year-old, even though they are yet to lodge a bid for the Spanish striker. Llorente, who joined the Swans on a two-year deal from Sevilla last summer, has only one year…

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Sanchez, Chamberlain deals represent the internal lack of ambition at Arsenal

It’s groundhog day once again at Arsenal – two key players are set to leave the club after their contracts were inexplicably allowed to run down into their final year without renewal. The impending departures of Alexis Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain both represent the ultimate failings at Arsenal on different scales, as a star and a future star both seek pastures new to progress at different stages of their career. For Sanchez, 29, the reality has hit home that he will simply be unable to win the Premier League under…

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Liverpool vs Arsenal predictions and betting tips

In arguably the biggest Premier League fixture of this weekend, Liverpool will host Arsenal at Anfield on Sunday. The Reds will come into the game high on confidence after a good week on the pitch. During midweek, they defeated Hoffenheim at home to secure their berth in the Champions League group stage. On the domestic front, the Reds started the season with a disappointing 3-3 draw at Watford and followed that up a hard-fought 1-0 home win over Crystal Palace last weekend. Meanwhile, the Gunners will come into the game on…

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Chelsea interested in Leicester star, £62m failed bid for striker and more

Chelsea have reportedly identified Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy as a replacement for Diego Costa. The Blues have already signed Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid this summer, but according to the Mirror, Blues boss Antonio Conte also wants to bring in a striker with Premier League experience. The Italian has reportedly identified Vardy as a potential recruitment this summer. The 30-year-old scored 13 league goals for the Foxes last season and has already scored a couple this season. The England international was a target for Arsenal last summer, but he…

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Stoke City vs Arsenal predictions and betting tips

The Gunners averted their usual start-of-the-season crisis as they twice come from behind to beat Leicester City 4-3 last Friday night. They will now travel to Britannia Stadium to take on their bogey side Stoke City. The Potters were defeated by Everton 1-0 on the weekend, and they will be looking forward to earning their first points of the season in front of the home crowd. Potters were the second-best team on the day as Wayne Rooney earned all three points for the Toffees. However, Mark Hughes’ side will take…

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Arsenal will allow Oxlade-Chamberlain to join Chelsea

Alexis Sanchez has attracted the major headlines at Arsenal this summer, but he is not the only player whose future at the North London club is hanging in balance currently. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is another one who has only one year left on his deal with the Gunners and has been linked with an exit from the club this summer. According to multiple reports, Chamberlain has turned down a new deal from the Gunners and he wants to join a club where he can play in his preferred midfield position on…

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Arsenal v Chelsea – Community Shield Preview

Perceived as the unofficial curtain raiser to the start of the season, this year’s Community Shield sees a repeat of the last club match hosted at Wembley Stadium as FA Cup holders Arsenal take on defeated finalists and Premier League champions Chelsea. Indeed, this is the second occasion in the past three seasons in which these two clubs have met in the week before the season. In 2015, it was Arsenal who came out on top, as an Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain strike proved to be enough to seal a 1-0 victory,…

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