Arsenal in the Community head Alan Sefton at the new sports centre on Queensland Road

As Arsenal in the Community celebrate their 30th anniversary this week, it could certainly be said that the scheme has come full circle.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger (David Davies/PA Wire)

Arsene Wenger was left fuming with Arsenal’s “suicidal defending” as their nightmarish 3-1 defeat to Monaco left them on the brink of Champions League elimination.

Monaco celebrate Dimitar Berbatov's goal at the Emirates (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Former Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov returned to haunt Arsenal as Monaco secured a 3-1 win in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League tie at the Emirates Stadium.

Gladstone Wanderers (white/red) vs Wojack Sunday in the Jack Morgan Cup. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Jake Davies netted four times as Mile End were made to work for their 6-3 victory over Division One side Heegan in the Jack Walpole Cup.

Islington Admiral Utd FC

Niko Muir, Jordy Ndjeka and Daniel Nicholas all netted doubles as Islington Admiral United recorded their second biggest win of the season, thrashing Arya 7-0 at Market Road.

Ryan Huddart, Arsenal and England goalkeeper. Picture: Nigel French/PA

In our weekly Arsenal fan column, youth blogger Jeorge Bird looks at academy prospects Ryan Huddart and Hugo Keto.

Graham Rix, Arsenal

Former Arsenal skipper Graham Rix says Monaco will not be able to handle the Gunners’ firepower when the two sides lock horns in their Champions League last 16 tie.

Arsenal's Per Mertesacker goes up for a header (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger praised central defenders Laurent Koscielny and Per Mertesacker after Arsenal secured a battling 2-1 win over London rivals Crystal Palace.

Arsenal's Olivier Giroud (centre) celebrates making it 2-0 against Crystal Palace

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Shakespeare's Troy Deering celebrates his first goal against MDM United. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Troy Deering scored a hat-trick as Shakespeare FC made light work of MDM to progress to the fourth round of the Dickie Davies Cup.

Arsenal's Patrick Vieira and Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo battle for the ball in the 2005 FA Cup final. Picture: Neal Simpson/PA

In our weekly Arsenal fan column, Alex Bellotti says that the Gunners will have to overcome their mental barrier against Manchester United to leave Old Trafford with a result.

Arsenal's Kieran Gibbs (Adam Davy/EMPICS)

Kieran Gibbs believes Arsenal now possess the necessary strength in depth to mount a genuine challenge for success in three competitions.

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Action from the Hackney & Leyton Sunday League Junior Cup tie between Top Red (red) and Eastway Olympia. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Richard Owusu was the saviour for Young London Meteors, as his hat-trick against Mile End kept the Hackney & Leyton League Premier Division side’s hopes of retaining the Dickie Davies Cup alive.

Tottenham Hotspur's Kyle Walker and Arsenal's Mesut Ozil. Picture: PA/Adam Davy

In our weekly Arsenal fan column, Alex Bellotti discusses why this season’s race for top four is set to be a marathon, not a sprint.

Arsenal's Francis Coquelin (left) and Leicester City's Jeffrey Schlupp battle for the ball.

Francis Coquelin believes Arsenal’s 2-1 victory over Leicester has put them back on track despite a stuttering performance against the Premier League’s bottom club.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and Alexis Sanchez (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger fears Arsenal could lose Aaron Ramsey and Alexis Sanchez to injuries after they hobbled off with hamstring and knee problems in their 2-1 win over Leicester City.

Arsenal's Theo Walcott celebrates after making it 2-0 against Leicester

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Kelly Smith of Arsenal Ladies displays the FA Cup after their victory over Everton in the 2014 final

Kelly Smith is targeting more trophies with Arsenal Ladies in the twilight of her glittering career, after announcing her international retirement last week.

Tottenham Hotspur's Danny Rose (left) and Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain during September's north London derby at the Emirates

Our Spurs and Arsenal correspondents give their verdicts on Saturday’s eagerly-anticipated north London derby.

Sol Campbell in action for Arsenal

There are few personalities in sport who polarise opinion as much as Sol Campbell. And if you think his views on racism, lower league training pitches (notably Notts County’s) and even smoking are firmly delivered, perhaps they’re only reflective of what the former Tottenham and Arsenal man brought on himself as a player.

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