Theo Walcott backs England to go on and WIN Euro 2016 after Three Lions become first nation to qualify for competition

Theo Walcott has suggested that he sees no reason why England cannot go on and win Euro 2016 after becoming the first nation to qualify for next summer’s tournament, the Daily Express report. The Arsenal man came off the bench to bag a brace as Roy Hodgson’s men defeated San Marino with unsurprising ease. The victory in Serravalle ensured that the Three Lions booked their place in France with three games to go, and Walcott believes that their largely comfortable qualification campaign should give them the belief that they can…

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Arsenal gossip: Juventus striker lined up for January move, but Gunners legend suggests title bid is over

Here is Sunday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: The Gunners are plotting a £22m move for Juventus striker Simone Zaza, according to the Daily Telegraph. The Italy international only moved to Juventus Stadium in the summer, but may find first-team opportunities hard to come by given the competition already in Massimiliano Allegri’s squad. Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has hinted that his former side’s lack of activity during the summer may have already ruled them out of the title race, the Daily Star report. “It does not look like they are…

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Arsenal gossip: January move plotted for Serie A striker and Ozil targets Balon d’Or success

Thursday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumour roundup. Arsenal will make a fresh move for Juventus striker Simone Zaza when the transfer window reopens in January, according to The Guardian. The Gunners reportedly made a last ditch move for the Italian international before the summer window closed earlier this week. The Arsenal Supporters’ Trust will make an “official complaint” about the club’s lack of transfer activity when they next meet with the Gunners’ board, the Daily Star reports. Arsenal were the only major club in Europe not to sign an…

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Which of the Premier League heavyweights boasts the strongest second XI? Man United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea analysed

With the new Premier League season in its infancy, fans of each club will get to see their side’s strongest XI, and start dreaming of where that talented crop can take them. However, it is when the campaign is truly in full swing, and injuries begin to become a factor that the title favourites will become more obvious. With that in mind, here’s a look at some of the top flight’s heavyweights’ second XI: Chelsea While most sides would kill for a front two like Chelsea’s, there are serious concerns…

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Arsenal v West Ham confirmed line-ups: Petr Cech to make Premier League debut for Gunners

Community Shield winners Arsenal kick-off their new Premier League campaign against the team that were the first ever away side to leave the Emirates Stadium with three points. The big – but unsurprising – news is that Petr Cech will make his first league start for the Gunners. The other big news coming from the north London side is that Arsene Wenger has decided to start with Olivier Giroud up front, while Theo Walcott is left on the bench. Wenger is without two key men for the clash against the Hammers, with Jack…

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Arsenal gossip: Gunners make HUGE double signing and £35m striker offer ready

Friday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumours. Arsenal forward Theo Walcott has signed a new four-year deal with the club worth £140,000 a week, The BBC reports. The 26-year-old has scored 50 league goals in 208 appearances since signing from Southampton in 2006 in a deal worth up to £12.5m. Midfielder Santi Cazorla has also extend his stay at the club, too, The Guardian reports. The 30-year-old had been linked with a return to Spain with Atletico Madrid this summer, but has now out those rumours to bed by committing…

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Arsenal confirm Theo Walcott and Santi Cazorla have signed new deals

Arsenal have been handed a huge boost going into the new season by announcing that both Theo Walcott and Santi Cazorla have signed new deals to extend their respective stays at The Emirates, the club’s official website reports. The Daily Mirror claims that Walcott, 26, has signed a new four-year extension worth a reported £140,000-per-week. Walcott is Arsenal’s longest serving player, having joined the club back in 2006, and he has now gone on to make over 300 appearances during that time, and the new deal will see him become…

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The six fastest players in the world with the ball at their feet: Brits prove to be speedsters and dominate list

It’s universally accepted that players are faster without the ball at their feet than with it. Not since Ryan Giggs has a player been so quick while running with the ball, but the six names below have all proved themselves capable at running at pace while keeping the pill under control. 6. Theo Walcott – Arsenal Top speed: 32.7 km/h Walcott is a well known speed demon, nd doesn’t appear to be slowing down too much despite persistent injury problems. This, Theo, is why Arsene Wenger is so keen to…

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Arsenal gossip: Star agrees new contract, and Gunners increase bid for Karim Benzema

Here is Sunday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: Theo Walcott has ended any speculation regarding his future after reportedly agreeing a new four-year deal at the Emirates, according to the Daily Mirror. The England international will now earn £100,000 a week at the Emirates. The 26-year-old could be competing with Karim Benzema for a place in Arsene Wenger’s side next season, after the Metro reported that the Gunners have increased their bid for the Frenchman. Their first offer of £31m was reportedly rejected by Los Blancos, but they are prepared…

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Arsenal boosted as Theo Walcott AGREES new four-year contract

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Arsenal have been handed a huge boost ahead of the new campaign, after the Daily Mirror reported that Theo Walcott had agreed a new deal to remain with the Gunners. According to the Mirror, the England international has signed a four-year extension to his contract – that was set to expire at the end of this upcoming season – and has been rewarded with an increased salary of £100,000 a week. The deal will make him one of the highest earners at the Emirates. The Mirror suggest that the club…

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Five reasons why Arsenal will win the 2015/16 Premier League: How Wenger can turn Gunners into title contenders

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Arsenal are always mentioned as contenders for the Premier League title before the season starts, but for one reason or another always seem to fall at a crucial stage at some point during the campaign proper. However, though they have hardly been big movers or shakers in the transfer market just yet, there is a feeling running through the club that suggests they are more up for the challenge this time around, and will make a concerted effort to surpass themselves. Below, we’ve picked out five reasons as to why…

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Arsenal gossip: Walcott’s wage demands REVEALED and Benzema wants Gunners switch

Monday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumour roundup. Karim Benzema is refusing to rule out signing for Arsenal this summer amid talk of a £40million bid, according to the Metro. The Real Madrid striker is believed to be the Gunners’ top transfer target this summer as they look to add a world class forward to the ranks. Arsenal look set to miss out on target Mario Suarez as he heads for a medical with Italian side Fiorentina, according to the Daily Express. The Serie A club will also receive £8.3million…

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Arsenal’s Theo Walcott wants £100,000 a week to stay at the club

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott is planning to test the Gunners’ resolve during the final year of his contract, by not signing a new deal until he is given £100,000 a week, according to the Daily Star. The Star report that the England international’s demands would make him one of the highest earners at the club, should he get his way. And it seems that the player is not tempted to agree terms in the near future if it means that he pockets less. However, he did suggest that his focus…

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(Images) Arsenal stars in full flow on first day of pre-season training

The Arsenal squad made their triumphant return to pre-season training on Tuesday morning, but were missing some key faces like Alexis Sanchez, Olivier Giroud and Mesut Ozil. READ MORE: Arsenal News Arsenal considering £42.7m bid for Napoli star Arsenal legend slams Mesut Ozil: He goes missing too often Gunners fans will also have to wait a little longer to get a first glimpse of new both Petr Cech in his training gear as he, and the names above, have all been granted some extra time off to recover in time…

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Arsenal to make Theo Walcott top earner on £140k-per-week to fend off Liverpool interest

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Arsenal are said to be preparing a mammoth contract to keep Theo Walcott at the club this summer, according to the Daily Express. READ MORE: Arsenal Transfer Rumours Arsenal 2015/16 kit launch Arsene Wenger’s FIVE biggest mistakes as Arsenal boss Walcott has been linked with a move to Anfield recently, as part of a possible swap deal for Reds star Raheem Sterling. However, Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is also said to be a big fan of the 26-year-old’s, and has also been tipped to make his own move to prize…

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Arsenal news and transfer roundup: Cech deal imminent and Walcott to pen new deal

The weekend’s biggest Arsenal transfer gossip all under one roof. Arsenal could complete the £11m signing of Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech by the end of the week, according to the Daily Mail. Chelsea are reluctantly ready to let him move across London, with talks between the two set to take place at some point in the next few days. However, Arsenal are not prepared to get into a bidding war with anybody in the race to sign Liverpool star Raheem Sterling, the London Evening Standard reports. The Gunners, along with…

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Arsenal open to Walcott-Sterling swap deal this summer with Liverpool

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger may have rejected the notion that Theo Walcott could be used as a part of the deal that would see Raheem Sterling come in the opposite direction, but it is now believed that he could be open to it happening, the Metro reports. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Gossip Reports in the Daily Star claim Reds boss Brendan Rodgers is keen to snap up FA Cup winning pair Walcott and Kieran Gibbs in the coming weeks, with an anonymous source close to the north London giants…

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Chelsea man set to complete Arsenal move, while Theo Walcott’s future about to become clearer

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Arsenal are reportedly set to get two of their most important pieces of potential summer business done and dusted this week, as Theo Walcott edges closer to signing a new contract, while Petr Cech’s proposed move from Chelsea nears completion. READ MORE: Arsenal Transfer News The Daily Mail report that Arsene Wenger had previously been sceptical about the possibility of completing a deal for the Blues stopper, due to his importance to Jose Mourinho’s side and their reluctance to sell him to a rival, however it now appears that the…

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Ten swap deals that could happen this summer: Chelsea and Man United prepared to offer up stars to land top targets

With the transfer market fast approaching, there will be a number of transfers that will require an extra sweetener to help push a deal through. SEE ALSO: Liverpool willing to trade Sterling for Arsenal pair When money isn’t enough, players are offered up in exchange, and this upcoming window has the scope to see a number of deals being done on this basis. With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of ten possible swap deals that could go ahead in the coming months. Felipe Luis (Chelsea) and Koke (Atletico…

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Liverpool willing to trade Raheem Sterling for English Arsenal pair

Liverpool are allegedly willing to strike a deal that will allow Raheem Sterling to join Arsenal, but only if the Gunners will part with Theo Walcott and Kieran Gibbs in return, according to ESPNFC. READ MORE: Arsenal Goals and Highlights Sterling is still refusing to sign a new deal with the Reds, and is being heavily tipped to leave before the expiration of his current contract in 2017. Liverpool have continually stated that the England international is not for sale, but are now reportedly attempting to engineer a situation that…

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Theo Walcott seeks Wenger assurances before penning new deal

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott is set to meet with manager Arsene Wenger this week do discuss how and where he will be used next season before committing himself to the club for the long-term future, the Daily Mirror reports. READ MORE: Arsenal Goals and Highlights The 26-year-old has just a year remaining on his current deal worth £90,000-per-week, and will now finally sit down with club representatives to discuss extending his stay at the Emirates. But the England international has more concerns not only over the amount of game time…

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