Arteta calls for calm amid Saliba expectationsChelsea's Pedro to join Roma at end of seasonThe 31-year-old, whose Arsenal contract expires at the end of the 2020-21 season, scored nine goals in 59 appearances for the north London club after joining from Manchester United in January 2018 as part of the deal that saw Alexis Sanchez move the other way. … [Read more...] about Henrikh Mkhitaryan extends Roma loan deal from Arsenal
"There's obviously loads to do at Arsenal, a great deal to do, but as with any good team you have to start from the back, and that's what Arteta will be trying to do to give them some stability in results. I think under Arteta they have shown a bit more steel and backbone at times, but it's a long old job. … [Read more...] about Is Arsenal’s ‘new-look’ defence already secured?
Having considered all the current options, we had to take the tough decision for me not to travel with the squad to the Europa League Final. It‘s the kind of game that doesn’t come along very often for us players and I must admit, it hurts me a lot to miss it. I will be cheering my teammates on! Let‘s bring it home @arsenal #uel #final #arsenal #chelsea #afc #coyg … [Read more...] about Chelsea v Arsenal: UEFA provided ‘comprehensive’ Mkhitaryan security plan
"Let's first see what I can do in Roma and at the end of the season I think we can talk if I will have the possibility to stay or to go to something else, I don't know," the midfielder told reporters, via VBET News. … [Read more...] about Mkhitaryan unsure about Arsenal future after Roma loan move
2. Arsenal grind it out: It wasn’t pretty, at all, but Arsenal were smart and Arteta will be happy with the clean sheet. Emiliano Martinez made a couple of good stops, Rob Holding was solid at the back, Bukayo Saka was bright on the left and Arsenal were dangerous on the counter. After the nightmare start to the restart, Arteta’s side dug deep and proved they have plenty of fight left. Champions League qualification may be beyond them, but they’re going to give it all they have. … [Read more...] about Arsenal edge past Southampton