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New York Knicks Frank Ntilikina is excited about playing a match in London as it will give his family and friends a chance to watch him play.

So how are you feeling about saying goodbye to plastic in your life? asks Nicola Baird, islingtonfacesblog.com

Jordan Nobbs insists the depth in England’s squad has hardly been stronger as Phil Neville’s side get set to launch head-first into World Cup preparations.

Phil Neville’s drive and desire is the secret to England’s recent success in the eyes of Arsenal midfielder Jordan Nobbs.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has hailed midfielder Lucas Torreira after the Gunners’ 4-2 Europa League victory over FC Vorskla Poltava.

A Second World War veteran, former Islington councillor and dedicated trade unionist from Cally died last night – and cross-party voices today paid tribute to his life and memory.

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has been speaking ahead of his side’s London derby against West Ham. Read on for the full transcript.

A “stirring and fiercely patriotic” song about Islington has been unearthed and performed a century after its composer died in France during the First World War.

Islington Gazette Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif is addicted to the club – and can’t wait for the start of the 2018-19 Premier League under new head coach Unai Emery. Read on for his special eve of season feature piece, also found in our special North London Kick-Off newspaper supplement this week.

New Arsenal head coach Unai Emery is bullish ahead of the club’s daunting opening match of the 2018-19 season against Manchester City.

Arsenal icon Robert Pires wants Thierry Henry to return to the club to work under new head coach Unai Emery. Pires spoke to the Islington Gazette’s Gunners reporter Layth Yousif at a launch event for the Arsenal Legends v Real Madrid Legends in aid of the club’s charitable foundation. Read on for more.

New Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has been full of praise for his assistant head coach Steve Bould as the club’s backroom staff have been putting the players through their paces. Read on for more from Gunners reporter Layth Yousif.

France marked their 20th anniversary since winning the World Cup by being crowned once again after sealing a 4-2 victory against Croatia.

So, England finished fourth at the World Cup finals in Russia.

England will wear an all-white kit this evening while Croatia will be in black and it could be a good omen for Tottenham’s Dele Alli

Promising French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi has joined Arsenal from Ligue 2 side Lorient.

In one of our final blogs of this year’s World Cup, Lane Dias reviews semi-final one

New Arsenal signing Lucas Torreira has discussed the importance of the concept of garra charrua to Uruguayans.

Read Toby Miles’ Malliot Blanc Column as the 18-year-old aspiring professional cyclist explains why he loves the Tour de France.

England are in dreamland after making it through to their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years thanks to goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli against stoic Sweden.

Croatia booked a semi-final meeting with England after pnalty shoot-out success against Russia.

Which one of these four players is England’s greatest left midfielder of all time?

Tougher half of the draw?

And so, after two days without any World Cup action, the quarter-finals began.

With the group stage of the World Cup in the books, how much can you remember about the opening round of games?

Who doesn’t love a penalty shoot-out?

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews the first last-16 tie

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lee Power previews the second round of matches

Which one of these four players is England’s greatest attacking midfielder of all time?

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lee Power reviews one of the late games on day 13 of the tournament

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews one of the early games on day 13 of the tournament

Which one of these four players is England’s greatest right midfielder of all time?

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

Read our daily World Cup blog as Layth Yousif reviews France v Peru.

The Spurs forward discussed the key quality instilled in the group since the Three Lions boss took charge of the team

Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews match one on day seven of the tournament.

Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews match one on day five of the tournament.

Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Lee Power reviews the second of three matches on day two of the tournament

Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews the first of three matches on day two of the tournament

Everyone knows what happened in 1966, but how about the 1982 finals in Spain?

Never mind who wins the tournament, who will score the most goals in Russia?

England touched down in Russia this week ahead of the World Cup, with their 23-man squad including 11 black, Asian and ethnic minority players – the highest number they have taken to a major competition.

Which country will win the World Cup?

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

We look at the frontrunners for this summer’s tournament

Les Nenettes really comes into its own on a bright sunny day.


Swiss international defender Stephan Lichtsteiner has joined Arsenal from Juventus.

Arsenal Women duo Beth Mead and Jordan Nobbs have been named in the England squad for for the FIFA World Cup 2019 qualifying tie away to Russia on Friday June 8.

Arsenal’s new head coach Unai Emery hit the ground running after being officially unveiled at the Emirates on Wednesday – which was unsurprising given how he had so impressed Ivan Gazidis and others during the interview process.

Former Arsenal and England captain Tony Adams will be the star turn at a special World Cup Q&A supporting the work of Prostate Cancer UK – and fans are invited to attend.

An Arsene Wenger press conference is rarely dull and the departing boss gave an absorbing one as he held court on Thursday at London Colney in what will be his last chat with the media at the club’s training ground as Arsenal manager. Read on for his must-read impish, considered, intelligent, passionate and thought-provoking musings on a number of topics – including why he mentioned 20,000 trees in Colney, Hertfordshire...

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