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Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif has been running his expert eye over Unai Emery’s side during training at London Colney on Wednesday. Read the latest team news ahead of the Gunners hosting Sporting Lisbon at the Emirates in the Europa League on Thursday evening.

Arsenal hosted Liverpool at the Emirates on Saturday. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS

Arsenal boss Unai Emery said he didn’t think Matteo Guendouzi lost control after the midfielder was sent-off in the Gunners’ 2-1 win over Blackpool on Wednesday night.

Former Arsenal midfielder Gilberto Silva is convinced Unai Emery’s new-look side are serious contenders to win this year’s Premier League title.

Arsenal U21s take on Cheltenham Town on Tuesday evening in the Checkatrade Trophy. Read our exclusive Jack Wilshere Q&A as the much-loved former Gunner who spent 17 years of his life in North London opens up about being a youngster at the club, his views on the academy and U23 system as well as his memories of the superb 2009 FA Youth Cup-winning side.

An innovative NHS project that hires people with first-hand experience of mental illness to support mental health patients across Islington has won a national award.

West Ham United Hammers midfielder Jack Wilshere says there is far more to come from Manuel Pellegrini’s side this season.

Islington’s John Ryder faces the biggest night of his life at the Copper Box Arena on October 27.

Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn has been previewing the Carabao Cup third round tie against Brentford at the Emirates on Wednesday.

Arsenal began their Europa League journey with a dominant 4-2 win over FC Vorskla Poltava on Thursday night.

Exclusive Ivan Gazidis opens up about Arsenal

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Arsenal CEO Ivan Gazidis has been busy supporting the women’s side on Sunday. The executive has been the subject of speculation over a move to AC Milan. Read on to find out what he said to Layth Yousif about the team’s excellent victory over Liverpool.

Arsenal Women thrashed Liverpool Women 5-0 at Boreham Wood on Sunday to kick-off their Super League campaign in style.

Arsenal hat-trick hero Vivianne Miedema has been speaking after her side’s 5-0 demolition of Liverpool at Boreham Wood on Sunday.

Striker Vivianne Miedema netted a treble as a dominant Arsenal kicked-off the Women’s Super League One season with a 5-0 rout of Liverpool.

The Women’s Soccer League kicks off on Sunday with Arsenal hosting Liverpool at Boreham Wood in a match which will be streamed on the BBC and BT Sport. Layth Yousif spoke with Jordan Nobbs ahead of the eagerly-anticipated game.

It’s the use of the definitive article that grabs you when Leah Williamson speaks.

The newly restructured FA Women’s Super League (FA WSL) will kick off an historic season on Sunday (September 9) when it becomes fully professional for the first time.

For pupils and teachers the prospect of returning for start of the academic year may be a challenging thought after a long, hot summer, but at a school in Stevenage this week it’s been smiles all-round as talented Arsenal coaches came to visit.

Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United have all been handed home ties in the third round of the Carabao Cup.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has been speaking about the club’s former midfielder Jack Wilshere ahead of the London derby against the team he left North London for, West Ham.

Competition, teamwork and female adolescence: Clare Barron talks to Marianka Swain about her play Dance Nation, soon to arrive at the Almeida Theatre

Arsenal face West Ham at the Emirates on Saturday and are set to line up against a familiar face in Jack Wilshere – who says he has a point to prove against his former club.

Hundreds of football fans joined forces and hit the road to Wembley as Prostate Cancer UK’s Football March for Men made further strides to stop prostate cancer being a killer.

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.

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

Senegal were meeting Colombia for just the second time in all competitions, with the only previous encounter an international friendly in 2014 which ended in a 2-2 draw in Buenos Aires.

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews game one on day 12 of the tournament

Strong bond between Clemence and son

Saturday, June 16, 2018

They are a father-and-son duo who both played for Tottenham Hotspur and Father’s Day this weekend will reinforce the strongest of bonds between Ray and Stephen Clemence.

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

Tottenham striker can be relied upon for goals on the world stage after negotiating a long and winding career path to the very top

Read our irreverent World Cup blog which will be featuring every day during the tournament. Today we have sports journalist Layth Yousif reviewing the first day of the eagerly-awaited tournament...

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

Arsenal writer Rosie Tudball studies the club’s 2018-19 Premier League fixtures after it has been revealed Unai Emery’s introduction will begin with a visit from Champions Manchester City on August 11.

England midfielder Jordan Henderson is ready to fight Eric Dier for a World Cup starting spot - and will be hoping that duel goes the same way as their table tennis matches.

A church exposed as offering gay “cure” therapies is under investigation over “potential significant” financial losses.

Marcus Rashford’s stunning strike set England on course for a winning World Cup send-off as Gareth Southgate’s much-changed side produced a controlled performance against Costa Rica.

It’s who’s who of world football, a smorgasbord of the world’s best footballing talent. Almost…

Gareth Southgate has told his England players there are still World Cup places to play for against Nigeria on Saturday.

Aaron Ramsey has suggested his future lies at Arsenal after hailing Unai Emery’s arrival as an ‘exciting time’.

The versatile Spurs ace discussed how he felt when he found out Harry Kane had been named Three Lions skipper for the 2018 World Cup

The 24-year-old Londoner discussed the importance of believing and highlighted the success of other not fancied teams in the past

With Arsenal set to appoint Unai Emery as their new boss, how much do you know about the 46-year-old Basque. Read on to learn more.

Jordan Nobbs has enjoyed a decorated eight years with Arsenal but the midfielder claims a fifth SSE Women’s FA Cup title would help take the side to another level.

Arsenal defender Rob Holding has signed a new long-term contract with Arsenal.

Layth Yousif visits the Arsenal Hub to meet an inspiring set of people taking part in wonderful work under the banner of the club.

WSL: Yeovil 0 Arsenal 0

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Arsenal Women were frustrated by Yeovil in a goalless stalemate.

All Guns Blazing guest columnist Rosie Tudball raises an issue which has had loyal Arsenal fans fuming ahead of the eagerly-awaited tie with Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-final.

Tracey Neville’s England won Commonwealth Games gold with a last-gasp win over world champions Australia which was reminiscent of her brothers’ Champions League win 19 years ago.

17 years ago today David ‘Rocky’ Rocastle passed away. Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif pays his own tribute to the man who embodied everything great about Arsenal Football Club.

Reports from Germany indicate Arsenal are ready to pay Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno’s buyout clause.

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