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AC Milan want Granit Xhaka

AC Milan are interested in signing Granit Xhaka in January. The midfielder has not played for Arsenal since reacting badly to the Emirates crow when substituted in the league match with Crystal Palace, with his behaviour subsequently leading to him being stripped of the club captaincy. That has led to suggestions that Arsenal will look to the 27 year old ...

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Pochettino facing point of no return

Mauricio Pochettino’s future as manager of Spurs could be in jeopardy, and a loss to West Ham United in their next league match could spell the end of the Argentine’s spell in charge at White Hart Lane. Saturday’s draw with Sheffield United left Spurs in 14th place in the Premier League table going into the international break, a point ahead ...

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MLS Youngster on Trial at Arsenal

18 year old Cole Bassett, who plays for MLS side Colorado Rapids, is to spend a week training with the Arsenal under-23 side. The midfielder, who professes himself to be an Arsenal fan, played against the team he supports in the summer during their pre-season tour of America , and now has the chance to impress during a spell in ...

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Emery given six games to save his job

Unai Emery has been six games to save his job as Arsenal manager. Despite widespread clamours from the fan base for the Spaniard to be sacked immediately, the Arsenal board publicly backed him after the club’s latest setback, a 2 – 0 defeat at Leicester on Saturday, declaring that they could see clear signs of improvement in the team, despite ...

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Emery job not at risk

Unai Emery’s position at Arsenal manager is not at risk, despite large sections of the fan base calling for him to be sacked. The Gunners boss is under pressure after a poor end to the last campaign, and a dismal start to this season, and Saturday evening’s defeat away at Leicester City leaves them eight points adrift of the race ...

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Arsenal make transfer promise to Aubameyang

Arsenal have reportedly promised Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang a promise that they will consider offers for him in the summer if the club fail to return to the Champions League next season. The Gabonese striker is out of contract at the Emirates in 2021, and although he has been offered a new deal by the club, he has so far failed to ...

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Xhaka could be sold in January

Arsenal are considering selling Granit Xhaka in January. The Swiss international was finally stripped of the captaincy of the club on Tuesday, a full ten days after he reacted angrily to being substituted in the match against Crystal Palace and abused the home fans as he slowly made his way off the pitch. After a long silence he issued a ...

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Arsenal players turning to Ljundberg for guidance

If more evidence were needed of Unai Emery’s beleaguered status at Arsenal, that has been provided by reports that a number of the club’s players are turning to coach Freddie Ljundberg for guidance. That is because the Spaniard’s English has not markedly improved despite being at the club for 18 months now, and his communication is often muddled, and he ...

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Emery – Given One Month to Save His Job

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has been given one month to save his job at Arsenal. The Spaniard is under increasing pressure for his position at the Emirates after the club’s latest disappointing performance against Wolves on the weekend, who had 25 shots in their game, as opposed to the home side’s ten in a low quality 1 – 1 draw. ...

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New Saint Etienne manager criticises Saliba decision

The new manager of Ligue 1 side Saint-Etienne, Claude Puel, has heavily criticised the decision of the club to sell teenage defender William Saliba to Arsenal in the summer. The 18 year old was sold to the Gunners for £27 million, before being sent back to the French side on loan for the season in order to gain more experience. ...

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