MARK CLATTENBURG: Tottenham were given a soft penalty but Arsenal defender Rob Holding had to go

MARK CLATTENBURG: Paul Tierney’s decision to award Tottenham a penalty was SOFT despite being technically right and I’m not sure I’d have given it… but Rob Holding was stupid and naive and HAD to go Tottenham’s 3-0 win over Arsenal on Thursday night was a typically feisty affair Referee Paul Tierney had plenty of decisions … Read more

Tottenham’s Antonio Conte urges his side to make statement in top-four shootout with rivals Arsenal

A decade has slipped by since Arsene Wenger first likened a top-four finish to a trophy for Arsenal and the latest person to board this train of thought can be found four miles across the capital at the Tottenham end of the Seven Sisters Road. ‘It’s like winning a title in another country, a big … Read more

Arsenal: Mikel Arteta praises Arsenal for ‘winning ugly’ after narrowly seeing off West Ham

Mikel Arteta praises Arsenal for ‘winning ugly’ after narrowly seeing off West Ham in London derby to move back into the top four – and the Gunners boss is now targeting rivals Chelsea in THIRD place By Kieran Gill for the Daily Mail Published: 22:30 BST, 1 May 2022 | Updated: 00:54 BST, 2 May … Read more

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta reveals City-Real thriller made him hungrier for Champions League return

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta reveals watching ‘phenomenal’ Champions League thriller between Manchester City and Real Madrid made him hungrier to secure a top-four finish in the Premier League Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal lead the race for Champions League qualification The Arsenal boss said the City-Real clash was ‘incredible’ and ‘phenomenal’ He admitted it made him even … Read more

Mikel Arteta believes unity among Arsenal squad can propel the Gunners to Champions League football

Mikel Arteta believes unity among Arsenal squad can propel them to Champions League football after vital victory over Manchester United… but admits his side ‘did not deserve’ to win based on chances created Arsenal beat Manchester United 3-1 to boost their hopes of a top-four finish Victory for the Gunners effectively knocked Man United out … Read more

Brighton’s Graham Potter jokes he does NOT want to win Manager of the Month after Arsenal downturn

Brighton manager Graham Potter jokingly claims he does NOT want to win Manager of the Month – after seeing Arsenal unravel since Gunners boss Mikel Arteta received the award Graham Potter joked he is hoping to avoid ever winning Manager of the Month  Arsenal have unraveled since manager Mikel Arteta won the award for March  Potter’s … Read more

Jamie Carragher calls for Arsenal to stay calm after defeat against Crystal Palace

Jamie Carragher insists ‘it’s very important Arsenal they don’t panic and that there’s no hysteria’ after top-four hopes suffer a blow in Crystal Palace defeat… as Wayne Rooney backs Tottenham to clinch fourth due to their ‘experience’ Arsenal were comfortably beaten by Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Monday Mikel Arteta’s side are now behind … Read more

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta issues apology to fans after ‘unacceptable’ defeat to Crystal Palace

‘We made it impossible for ourselves’: Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta issues an apology to fans after ‘unacceptable’ 3-0 defeat at Crystal Palace deals a major blow to the Gunners’ Champions League qualification hopes Arsenal suffered a 3-0 defeat to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Monday night The Gunners hopes of qualifying for the Champions … Read more

Arsenal: Mikel Arteta vows to focus mind games on his own team despite Antonio Conte comment

I’ll only play mind games with my team! Mikel Arteta vows to focus cunning strategy on his Arsenal squad ‘to get what I want from them’ – after after Antonio Conte insisted Gunners were ‘favourites’ to clinch fourth spot Antonio Conte believes Arsenal are the favourites to finish fourth this season Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta … Read more

‘He’s come along way’: Mikel Arteta hails improving Thomas Partey

‘He’s come a long way’: Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta hails improving Thomas Partey after the midfielder scored to help Arsenal move back into the top four with a victory over Leicester City Thomas Partey scored in Arsenal’s 2-0 victory over Leicester City on Sunday The midfielder headed home in the 11th minute of play at … Read more