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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has conceded a ‘gap’ now exists between Spurs and Arsenal after his side’s comprehensive 2-0 defeat today at White Hart Lane.

Tottenham Hotspur won the last ever North London derby to be played at the current White Hart Lane 2-0 after eclipsing bitter rivals Arsenal.

London Colney is paradox. Too distant to be a North London suburb. Its location – a short traffic jam from the thundering M25 – makes it too busy to be genuinely quiet. Yet it is situated in the heart of the placid Hertfordshire countryside.

Time for another Friday fanzone Q&A. Today we have the wonderful David Faber – aka Goonerholic – who’s followed the club for more than six decades. Read what The Arsenal means to him.

A bullish Arsene Wenger was delighted with his team’s late victory after an 85th minute Robert Huth own goal clinched three points for Arsenal at the Emirates tonight.

Arsenal continued their good week with a second victory in four days with a late 1-0 win over Leicester City after a late Robert Huth own goal.

Ahead of Arsenal’s Premier League match against Leicester City tonight at the Emirates read Layth Yousif’s latest Rewind column as he muses on the Gunners FA Cup semi-final win against Manchester City at Wembley...

A delighted Arsene Wenger heaped praise on his Arsenal players for showing huge amounts of grit and determination at Wembley as they gave a battling performance to overcome Manchester City to reach the FA Cup Final.

Arsenal won through to the 2017 FA Cup Final in the merry month of May by valiantly triumphing over the might of Manchester City 2-1 after extra time on a dramatic semi-final afternoon at Wembley today.

His furrowed brow lifts slightly and the merest hint of a smile widens his mouth. He is not reacting to a joke but a happy memory.

Kaylen Hinds is a young Arsenal footballer with the world at his feet.

Layth Yousif’s latest Arsenal ‘Rewind’ column reviews the week that was...

Special night for football, cricket and rugby fans

Arsenal triumphed at the Riverside tonight by beating Middlesbrough 2-1 to move back into sixth place, seven points behind Manchester City in fourth.

North London rivals up for PFA Awards

Thursday, April 13, 2017

North London rivals nominated for prizes after stellar seasons

Read Layth’s latest Rewind Arsenal column where he doesn’t hold back after Monday night’s debacle at Selhust Park.

With his team humiliated 3-0 by a rampant Crystal Palace side at Selhurst Park Arsene Wenger refused to be drawn on the majority of travelling fans calling for his head during the second half – calling it ‘inconvenient’ to talk about his future this evening.

A hungry Crystal Palace humiliated a desperately poor Arsenal side 3-0 tonight at a raucous Selhurst Park – as travelling fans loudly called for Arsene Wenger to leave.

Arsene Wenger has admitted today he is making plans for Arsenal’s pre-season – but is still keeping supporters in the dark by refusing to officially confirm his future in a contract situation now bordering on the farcical.

For this week’s Friday Q&A we have a wonderful woman steeped in Arsenal history. Read Jill-Armstrong Millson and her memories of her much-loved dad Geordie Armstrong.

A defiant Arsene Wenger insisted Arsenal can finish in the top four after easing past West Ham 3-0 to register their first win in nearly two months tonight at the Emirates.

Arsenal won their first Premier League match for nearly two months as they defeated West Ham 3-0 at the Emirates tonight.

Read Layth Yousif’s latest Rewind column as he discusses Hector Bellerin’s attitude, the brilliant BT documentary ‘Rocky and Wrighty’ and the fact current players need to understand the ethos of ‘Remember Who You Represent’ – and his views on people who didn’t applaud the late, great David ‘Rocky’ Rocastle’s memory.

Wenger does not have top-four target

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Arsenal boss discusses Champions League chase

White presented with award by first-team player Iwobi

Defiant Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists his men showed mental strength during their 2-2 draw with Manchester City today at the Emirates.

Under fire Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger praised fans for being ‘sensational’ – despite his team dropping two more points in the race for a top four spot after the 2-2 draw with Manchester City at the Emirates this afternoon.

It was honours even at the Emirates today as Arsenal and Manchester City played out an entertaining 2-2 draw – that did little for Arsene Wenger’s men in their bid for a top four spot.

We analyse the key strengths and weaknesses of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City – and how Arsene Wenger’s men can beat them in Sunday’s crunch game.

Arsenal cult hero Perry Groves is backing the Gunners to overcome Manchester City in Sunday’s Premier League crunch game at the Emirates.

Paul Campbell who runs the cult Piebury Corner on Holloway Road is this week’s interviewee for our Friday Fanzone. Read on for his views on all things Arsenal and his call for the club to build a statue to the late, great David ‘Rocky’ Rocastle on the 16th anniversary of his tragic death today...

Today marks 16 years since the late, great David ‘Rocky’ Rocastle sadly passed away. Layth Yousif talked to his teammate Perry Groves who paid tribute to the much-loved Arsenal man and shared a few memories of that unforgettable time at the club in the late 1980s.

An influential supporters group polled on their views regarding Arsene Wenger’s future has issued a resounding thumbs down on the long-serving Frenchman signing another contract.

Arsene Wenger taunted London rivals Chelsea by dismissing transfer speculation on Alexis Sanchez’s future as he prepares his Arsenal side for Sunday’s crunch game against Manchester City at the Emirates.

International looks ahead to rest of the season and insists focus is on the Gunners and nothing else

As I was putting together a round-up of how the Arsenal men, and teens, got on during the international break it suddenly struck me. Apart from a few minutes of England v Lithuania snatched during Mothers Day – to keep tabs on The Ox more than anything – I hadn’t actually watched any games.

Today’s Friday Fanzone Q&A talks to ‘Highbury Harold’ a member of the Black Scarf movement – the supporter group ‘that says it like it is’. Read on for this fourth generation Gooner’s views on all things Arsenal...

Gunners slip to sixth following West Brom defeat

Arsenal’s star forward Alexis Sanchez may have ankle ligament damage after under-fire boss Arsene Wenger admitted the Chilean overruled him in staying on the pitch during their dreadful 3-1 defeat at West Brom today.

Arsene Wenger gave a tantalising glimpse of his future plans by revealing his will let fans know ‘very soon’ – as his Arsenal side were outclassed by Tony Pulis’ West Brom 3-1 at the Hawthorns today.

Tony Pulis’ West Brom outclassed Arsenal 3-1 at a raucous Hawthorns this lunchtime as Arsene Wenger’s team simply had no answer to the Baggies powerful movement and passing.

The FA has confirmed the date of Arsenal’s FA Cup semi final against Manchester City.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has ordered midfielder Granit Xhaka to clean up his act – or risk his Arsenal future.

Despite England boss Gareth Southgate ruining Theo Walcott’s 28th birthday by failing to pick him for the forthcoming internationals against Germany and Lithuania Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has been full of praise for the mercurial wideman.

Meet John Williamson, veteran of more than 3,500 Arsenal matches, he attends around 100 Gunners matches a season at all levels. The die-hard Gooner has just booked his pre-season trip to China and Australia this week. Read on for his Friday Fanzone Q&A...

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