25-year-old on why he didn’t join Arsenal last summer

Morgan Schneiderlin’s name is no longer a secret in football. The 25-year-old has been an ever-present figure in a Southampton side which is still punching above its weight in the quest for a top four finish this season. Schneiderlin’s impressive form for the Saints over the past 18 months has reportedly attracted the interest of…

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Ozil out, Walcott in: Wanted XI for Arsenal vs West Ham

Considering what was a relatively solid show on Monday, there is a temptation to retain Wojciech Szczesny in goal ahead of David Ospina. But with nothing really broken (yet) when it comes to Ospina, you cannot fix it. Arsenal’s defence should feature the Laurent Koscielny and Per Mertesacker pairing since that is the strongest option…

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I know Ozil looks lazy – Wenger

Arsene Wenger has admitted that Mesut Ozil does not appear like a workhorse. However, the Frenchman insists that you would have to take a closer look at the German playmaker to realize that he actually works hard. Despite displaying some rejuvenated form since returning from injury last month, Ozil has failed to escape critics  –…

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Arsenal star OUT of Manchester United clash on Monday

Arsenal’s injury curse is going nowhere. New signing Gabriel witnessed his first ever away start for the Gunners brought to an end following what appeared to be a hamstring injury. The Brazilian went to the ground after just 35 minutes of action before hobbling back into the dressing room. Laurent Koscielny was handed a rest…

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‘Leaked’ Photos: New Away kit and 3rd kit for next year

The Gunners will be donning new colours on their travels next season with the expected release of brand new away and third kits ahead of the 2015/16 campaign. Puma’s work received mixed reviews after taking over from Nike as Arsenal’s shirt sponsors but the German brand could win some praises next year with the speculated…

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Give up on Ozil this summer?

Was the signing of Mesut Ozil a necessity or luxury? The Gooner below fears it was the latter, and in truth, it is becoming difficult to argue against that. Ozil has been in inspiring form since his return from injury – albeit against weaker opposition – but his solitary forte of providing assists (and scoring…

VIDEO: Arsenal 0-1 Monaco (Flashback)

Arsenal face AS Monaco in a rare clash between the two clubs tomorrow, but you would not have to go too far back to find the last time the pair faced each other. That was only a few months ago in the Emirates Cup during last summer. The occasion marked a first ever start in…

Welbeck out, Walcott in: Predicted XI vs AS Monaco

With the depth of options available, it has to be said that naming the attacking side of this line-up was nothing easy. But one thing for sure is the Arsenal outfit will have to be an attacking minded one tomorrow. AS Monaco, who scored four and conceded just one in six matches during the group…