Newcastle United v Arsenal Match Preview | Team News, Key Men & Predictions

Newcastle United v Arsenal Match Preview | Team News, Key Men & Predictions

Newcastle had yet another tumultuous summer. Rafa Benitez left the club after he could not agree to a new contract. Now it is up to new manager Steve Bruce to save the Magpies from relegation once again. He'll have a difficult debut as top-four hopefuls Arsenal visit St. James' Park. Arsenal enter the season with one mandate: get back into the Champions League. After missing out on the top four by a single point and losing in the Europa League …
Arsenal vs Chelsea | Europa League Final Preview

Arsenal vs Chelsea | Europa League Final Preview

Arsenal's entire season comes down to this single game. If they win and get back into the Champions League, this season can be considered a success. It's an absolute failure if they don't. They choked away a chance at the Champions League in the Premier League, they cannot afford to do that again by losing this game. Chelsea already have Champions League secured, but their manager could find himself on his way out anyway. Maurizio Sarri's future has been in …
Fraser could be a risk worth taking for Arsenal

Fraser could be a risk worth taking for Arsenal

Arsenal will be waiting to see what happens on Wednesday before deciding on their transfer strategy for the summer. A victory over Chelsea in the Europa League final will clinch a Champions League spot for next season, which will provide a huge boost to both their transfer budget and reputation. Until their fate has been decided, transfer rumours in the media need to be treated with caution. One of the main rumours to emerge regarding the Gunners has been a …
Napoli v Arsenal Preview | Team News, Key Players & Prediction

Napoli v Arsenal Preview | Team News, Key Players & Prediction

Napoli will have to be aggressive from kick off to make up their 2-0 deficit from the first leg. They were beaten pretty comprehensively by Arsenal, but Arsenal are a much more vulnerable team away from home. They are in a big hole, but they can dig out of it by taking advantage of Arsenal's weakness away from home. While the Gunners finally got an away win on Monday, they are really poor away from home and have lost their …
Arsenal vs Southampton Preview | Team News, Key Players & Prediction

Arsenal vs Southampton Preview | Team News, Key Players & Prediction

Arsenal are coming off an important Thursday night victory over BATE Borisov, sending the Gunners through to the last 16 of the Europa League. Advancing in Europe will come as a relief after an incredibly poor first leg, but they'll have to move on and refocus on their domestic competition. The race for the top four is incredibly tight and they cannot afford to drop points at home to teams like Southampton if they are going to finish inside that …
Tottenham Hotspur vs Borussia Dortmund Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Tottenham Hotspur vs Borussia Dortmund Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

The Champions League returns this week and Group H is going to be one of the most fascinating to follow. Tottenham have been drawn to face Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and APOEL. Their opening fixture is at Wembley as they host Dortmund in a clash that they will be looking to win. The Germans have more experience in this competition and it will be a real test of Spurs' ability at the highest level. Last season, Mauricio Pochettino's men failed …
Tottenham's Champions League Group Preview

Tottenham's Champions League Group Preview

After years in the Europa League, Tottenham are in the Champions League in back-to-back seasons for the first time in club history.  Tottenham's second place finish, their highest finish since 1963, was more than enough to launch them back into Europe's top competition. Spurs fans will be expecting a trip to the round of 16 at the minimum after their disappointing third place finish in their group last season.  However, considering their group consists of Spanish champions Real Madrid, German …