Unai Emery - A sacking that came too late

Unai Emery - A sacking that came too late

Unai Emery has become the third managerial casualty of the Premier League season, following a run of seven matches without victory. Any manager would come under pressure after such results, but at a top-six club like Arsenal, it is unforgivable. Regular watchers of the Gunners will attest that this decision has been coming for a long time, with many supporters wanting a managerial change in the summer. Last season was a nearly season for the Spanish manager, as he led …
Norwich City vs Arsenal Match Preview

Norwich City vs Arsenal Match Preview

The Canaries will look at this match as an opportunity. Unai Emery may be gone, but that doesn't mean Arsenal are fixed. Freddie Ljungberg has limited time to set his team up, which gives Norwich a shot to ambush the Gunners and get some crucial points. Ljungberg will take charge of his first match as interim Arsenal manager. Emery was sacked on Friday after 19 months in charge. Ljungberg's reign begins with a winnable match against 18th place Norwich City. …
Arsenal vs Southampton Preview | Team News & Key Players

Arsenal vs Southampton Preview | Team News & Key Players

Arsenal need a win in the worst way. They are winless in their last four Premier League matches, which has seen them fall eight points behind the top four. The Gunners need to turn their form around before it's too late. Any points dropped at home could see the end of their top four ambitions for this season. Southampton are desperate for any points they can get. They are three points off safety and have the worst goal difference in …
Holding Midfielders The Talk Of The Town

Holding Midfielders The Talk Of The Town

The importance of the holding midfielder to any Premier League title challenge has never been doubted. While flashier proponents of the footballing art have rightly been serenaded by fans, there has always been place for the likes of Patrick Vieira, Roy Keane and Claude Makalele in a discussion about modern-day giants. Having the right player in the middle of the park has often proven to be the difference between ending a campaign as league winners or also-rans. Michael Essien’s injury …
Leicester vs Arsenal Prediction: Premier League Saturday Match Preview

Leicester vs Arsenal Prediction: Premier League Saturday Match Preview

Leicester return from their travels on Saturday night, coming back with six points, 11 goals for and no goals against in two games on the road. Those points have moved them up into 3rd going into the games this weekend, with the chance to further enhance their position in the top four as they face Arsenal on Saturday who are currently in 5th, on the outside looking in. CasinoShark offer their thoughts on this clash at the top of the …
Arsenal Vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Match Preview | Team News, Key Men & Predictions

Arsenal Vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Match Preview | Team News, Key Men & Predictions

Arsenal are desperate for a win. The Gunners have dropped out of the top four after a loss to Sheffield United and a draw at home to Crystal Palace. They cannot afford to drop more points and fall further away from the top four. Wolverhampton have rebounded from their slow start. They're unbeaten in their last five matches. That said, they're still settling for too many draws. A win would be huge for their Europa League push. Team News Reiss …
Liverpool Vs Arsenal Carabao Cup Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool Vs Arsenal Carabao Cup Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Organizers of the League Cup must be a bit pleased with the results of the fourth-round draw. The draw resulted in several marquee clashes early in the competition, including five matches to be played by Premier League opponents amongst themselves. One of these marquee clashes will take place at Anfield on Wednesday night as Liverpool host Arsenal. By their own standards set earlier this season and late last season, Liverpool have been underperforming a bit. They had to settle for …
Arsenal vs Vitoria SC preview, team news, how to watch & prediction

Arsenal vs Vitoria SC preview, team news, how to watch & prediction

Arsenal will look to take another step towards qualification to the knockout stages of the Europa League when they take on Vitoria SC at the Emirates Stadium on Thursday night. Unai Emery has found himself under pressure following a disappointing 1-0 defeat to Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Monday night which has left the north Londoners sitting outside the top four in the league table. The Gunners may have been inconsistent in the Premier League so far this campaign but their …
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