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Alex Iwobi said if felt ‘amazing’ to sign an extended contract at Arsenal and cannot wait for the 2018/19 season to get underway.

Hector Bellerin insists he is “very happy” at Arsenal as the full-back continues to be linked with a move away from the Emirates Stadium.

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

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

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

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

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.

The Tottenham Hotspur defender praised the leadership skills of his club team-mate and discussed the firepower in the England squad

Nigeria’s kit seems the standout design for Russia 2018, but how does it rank against other kits?

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

Ashley Young says England are already raring to go for next week’s World Cup opener against Tunisia.

What will happen at this summer’s tournament in Russia?

Goals from Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford and Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck sealed another win for the Three Lions

Danny Welbeck is setting his sights on going past David Beckham in England’s scoring charts after underlining his international credentials against Costa Rica.

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.

The Tottenham Hotspur forward scored during Saturday’s 2-1 win over the Super Eagles and praised the display of Gareth Southgate’s men

England beat Nigeria 2-1 at Wembley Stadium as part of the Three Lions build-up to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Find out which London Premier League stars impressed Layth Yousif on Saturday.

England midfielder Dele Alli is capable of emerging from this summer’s World Cup as a “superstar”, according to Ricky Villa.

Raheem Sterling’s gun tattoo may have been met with understanding in the England ranks but manager Gareth Southgate has revealed the player felt the need to apologise to his team-mates after reporting late for the World Cup training camp.

Duo played together in Arsenal academy and have remained good friends

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

The former West Ham forward and World Cup 1966 hat-trick hero discussed the squad Gareth Southgate has picked for Russia

The Spurs forward has revealed his enormous pride at the prospect of leading the Three Lions out at this summer’s tournament

Win tickets for you and a friend to see England v Nigeria at Wembley.

England’s men and women sprinted to 4x100m relay golds at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

International breaks are rarely welcomed with open arms by fans who miss their Arsenal fix – but for football lovers this week is serving up some tasty ties with 14 players from the club set to be amongst the action. Find out more with Rosie Tudball’s comprehensive round-up.

The Gazette is taking part in a campaign to raise awareness about the need for more professional carers in London. We spoke to a carer who’s been looking after people for eight years, and found out why it’s just as rewarding after nearly a decade in the industry.

Record high of £110.5m spent on players – with a 20 per cent rise in turnover to £191.1m from £158.1m for six months to the end of November 2016. Layth Yousif MBA studies the results so you don’t have to...

“No one deserves a knighthood more than Sir Don McCullin.” That’s the view of Terry Silvester, a childhood friend of the legendary photographer, after he was named in the New Year Honours list on Saturday.

A young mother has blamed “austerity” for mistakes which led to a mentally ill man being free to kill her husband.

Arsenal youngster Tafari Moore says Alex Iwobi’s spectacular rise through the ranks is a source of inspiration for the other academy prospects who are also hoping to push their way into Arsene Wenger’s senior squad.

A student who stabbed a lecturer to death outside his Holloway home believed he was the “black messiah”.

Actor/director Femi Oyeniran talks about making movies and running film workshops for youngsters

The father of Joseph Burke-Monerville – who was shot in the head by a masked and hooded gunman three years ago – has begged for help tracking his killer, as police offered a £30,000 reward for help solving the case.

Arsenal Ladies boss Pedro Martinez Losa is backing Asisat Oshoala to be a long-term success despite a slow start to her Gunners career.

While many cuisines from far-flung places across the world are becoming staple fodder for the London foodie scene, Nigeria is still one country which is firmly under the radar.

Children and staff from Tiverton Primary School came together last week to hold their annual International evening.

Arsenal Ladies manager Pedro Martinez Losa has praised Natalia for her professional attitude after the club added two strikers to their roster in recent weeks.

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal are planning to hand Alex Iwobi a new long-term contract after his first-team breakthrough.

Funnyman Funmbi tells Bridget Galton why it’s hilarious that everyone wants to live in the neighbourhood he’s seen change.

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