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Jacksonville Jaguars have announced they will be hosting a 7v7 flag football tournament for the third year in a row with tickets to Superbowl LIII for the winners.

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.

Some 200 Muslims gathered in central London in a show of defiance against Donald Trump’s visit today.

My first memories of the Commonwealth Games are from 1982, catching a glimpse of ‘Breakfast from Brisbane’ on TV before heading off to school.

Arsenal legend Liam Brady has aimed stinging criticism at Manchester United pair Jose Mourinho and Alexis Sanchez.

Sadiq Khan this afternoon told Makram Ali’s family it represents “the best of Islam – the best of humanity” for the dignity it has shown in the nine months since he was murdered in Finsbury Park.

With Arsenal set to face Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City in the Carbao Cup final at Wembley on Sunday Layth Yousif talked to Manchester Evening News football writer Charlotte Duncker who covers the Etihad outfit. Read on for her expert views.

The Gunners are eight points behind Chelsea after the Blues beat West Brom last night, but the 68-year-old has called on his team to keep fighting

An Islington man has started a lone crusade to rid every pub, bar and restaurant in the borough of plastic straws.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan insists he has nothing to prove after leaving Manchester United to join up with best friend Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at Arsenal.

The television picks for Premier League games in March and on April 1 have been announced

From February 1 to 11, the exhibition will showcase some of the world’s most interesting and revolutionary contemporary collagists, looking at redefining how the art form is expressed

When I gave up meat as a first-year student, I did so not just because of nascent first-world guilt about the environment and factory farming, but because it was cheaper.

Competition to grow from four leagues to 16 over the next three years

Brazil winger Malcom is generating a lot of transfer talk, and his latest social media post has only served to fuel speculation.

New Arsenal Q&A: Gav from She Wore

Friday, December 8, 2017

It’s back by popular demand – our Friday Q&A. For this week we have a fifth generation Gooner, Gav from She Wore.

Read on for his hard-hitting take on all things Arsenal as well as opinions and memories which will chime for a lot of fans, including this correspondent...

Christmas can be a difficult time for care leavers, says Lemn Sissay. That’s why he decided to start organising Christmas dinners for them

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has called for fans to lay the defeat against Manchester United firmly on his shoulders rather than his players – but also told his team to channel the disappointment into a determination to do better ahead of a busy December.

Hundreds gathered in Islington yesterday morning to remember those who died fighting for our country.

Producer Katy Lipson tells Zoe Paskett about the 50th anniversary production of Hair: The Musical and its legacy, and following in Sonia Friedman’s footsteps

Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers will meet at the O2 Arena on January 11

Drivers in Islington already pay through the nose for parking permits, but now they are having to battle it out with car share vehicles that can be parked anywhere.

The home secretary has pledged to make it illegal to sell acid to under 18s.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has praised goalscorer Alex Iwobi but insists he expects more goals and assists from the promising 21-year-old.

There’s being an Arsenal legend, and then there’s being on the Piebury Corner menu.

Goals from Reiss Nelson and Josh Da Silva gave Arsenal three points against Manchester United at a rainy Leigh Sports Village on Friday evening.

Deftly executed and sweetly sung, Sails is morose Manchester indie the way it should be.

Inspired by Kim Kardashian’s 72 day marriage, this take on a Mozart’s comic opera creates a musical hybrid that features classical, electronic, and pop

Arsenal have signed Alexandre Lacazette for a fee in the region of £52 million with add-ons included.

Islington’s faith and community leaders responded to the Finsbury Park terrorist attack with typical defiance today, declaring: “Our community won’t be divided.”

When Arsenal win a trophy, it’s tradition for thousands of Gooners to have a huge party in the streets of Islington. Back in the day, it would go ahead even if lost an FA Cup final. But after Sunday’s celebration had to be cancelled, the Gazette looks back on 87 years of town hall parades.

Arsenal have won the 2017 FA Cup Final after beating Chelsea 2-1 in a tremendous game that will live long in the memory at Wembley this afternoon.

As I’m writing this, campaigning for the General Election has been suspended in the wake of Monday night’s atrocity in Manchester.

A London Metropolitan University student has been jailed for 15 years for planting a home-made bomb on a busy Tube train.

On Monday it dawned on me it was the FA Cup Final this Saturday. As a long-standing Arsenal season ticket holder who will be at Wembley I started to get excited about the game after a long season, and was already reliving the high and lows of every final in the competition that I’ve been to.

Arsenal FC has cancelled Sunday’s potential FA Cup parade in light of Monday’s terror attack in Manchester.

The Islington band has released the video for Midnight Oil, a customised visual experience that generates different scenes depending how the viewer clicks.

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.

Special night for football, cricket and rugby fans

Former Islington ABC heavyweight Daniel Dubois made it a winning professional debut against Truro’s Marcus Kelly in Manchester.

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.

For a 21-year-old Rob Holding looks composed as he walks into the room, shakes your hand firmly and fixes you firmly in the eye.

“Next year, we’ll be celebrating with Andy!” In a freezing cold Whitehall last night, Yemi Hailemariam was defiant.

John Ryder admits his career will be at a dead end unless he launches his switch to super-middleweight with a victory next month.

Roman Way Industrial Estate is one place where ‘dry January’ is not welcome – it’s home to Islington’s only brewery. Hammerton has only been going for three years, but the Gazette finds it already has international reach.

Manchester City v Arsenal: your best bets

Thursday, December 15, 2016

As teams prepare to play their final matches prior to the traditionally packed Christmas schedule, we’ve reached a stage in the season where jockeying for position usually gives way to what becomes a serious challenge for silverware.

It’s a while since Arsenal and Manchester United were genuine title rivals – yet any clash between the pair at Old Trafford somehow retains great significance.

Arsene Wenger once said Daniel Karbassiyoon had huge ability and that on the few occasions he played his attitude and approach were always impressive.

Benjamin Murphy creates artwork out of electrical tape and titles his pieces based on the work of Plath, Poe and Camus, he tells Zoe Paskett

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