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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.

Arsenal’s academy youngsters had a fine night on international duty for their respective teams, writes Joshua Bunting.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has been speaking after his side’s 5-1 victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage on Sunday lunchtime,

Ahead of Swing Out Sister’s first London gig in six years, we speak with Corinne Drewery about the band’s close ties with Islington

Arsenal forward Joel Campbell is set for a medical in Italy ahead of a proposed move to newly-promoted Serie A minnows Frosinone.

England’s Hollie Pearne-Webb felt they were deserving winners against Ireland in the Vitality Women’s Hockey World Cup at the Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Sunday.

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

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

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

England captain Harry Kane currently leads the race for this summer’s Golden Boot ahead of

Which one of these five players is England’s greatest left-back of all time?

Who doesn’t love a penalty shoot-out?

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

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

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

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews the first of three matches on day four

Who will also impress at this summer’s tournament and potentially force themselves into our all-time World Cup XI?

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?

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?

Most football fans will not know who all the singers are in the official Russia 2018 song, how to find Nizhny Novgorod or what formation Iran will use against Morocco, but there is one thing we can be sure of: there will be controVARsy.

Council officers recently announced a minimum 100 bike hangars a year will be installed for the next four years: the first 50 between now and autumn, the next cohort between autumn and March 2019, writes Meg Howarth, Ellington Street, Holloway.

From the Tango to the Jubulani, how many footballs from World Cup history can you identify correctly?

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

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

It’s the Europa League final in Lyon between Atletico Madrid and Marseille. Arsenal fell in the semi-finals to Atleti earlier this month after 14 matches in the tournament stretching back to September. Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif reported from the majority of matches in North London and all across Europe. Read his end of season, tongue-in-cheek, review of the Gunners campaign as he recalls his memorable moments on and off the pitch during Arsene Wenger’s final season.

The day after Arsene Wenger’s last game as Arsenal manager has seen a significant shift in the market in who will replace him at The Emirates – with former player Mikel Arteta emerging as the clear 6/4 favourite to become the next Gunners’ boss.

Recorder virtuoso Lydia Gosnell will be coming home when her quartet play the Hackney Proms next month.

Arsene Wenger has revealed Arsenal have offered a “long-term” contract to Jack Wilshere and that his future will be decided before the World Cup.

Jack Wilshere praised the effort and attitude of Arsenal team-mate Alexandre Lacazette following Sunday’s 3-0 win over Stoke City.

Arsenal entertain Paul Lambert’s Stoke City on Sunday lunchtime, but with the first leg of the UEFA Europa League quarter final a week on Thursday, boss Arsene Wenger may rotate his side.

Friendly: England 1 Italy 1

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

England boss Gareth Southgate believes the Video Assistant Referee was wrong to award Italy the penalty that secured a 1-1 draw at Wembley because the incident could not be considered “clear and obvious”.

Football: Holland 0 England 1

Friday, March 23, 2018

Gareth Southgate’s men capped a promising display with a deserved victory as an experimental England side secured victory thanks to Jesse Lingard’s first international goal.

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.

Radici is the perfect spot to while away the weekend hours finds Emma Bartholomew - especially with bottomless prosecco at £15.

Arsenal take on AC Milan in the second leg of the Europa League round of 16. The Gunners stunned the football world with a 2-0 win at the mighty San Siro. But read on for Layth Yousif’s seven favourite Italian jobs he’s seen in the flesh.

Aaron Ramsey admitted the Europa League is now Arsenal’s best chance of qualifying for next season’s Champions League, putting extra emphasis on their last-16 second-leg tie with AC Milan tonight (Thursday).

It’s been a busy seven days for Arsenal and reporter Layth Yousif. Read on for his review of one of the better weeks of Arsenal’s season.

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker has revealed how the burden of needing to perform on a match day brings him close to throwing up.

Six Nations: France 22 England 16

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Eddie Jones insists England are negotiating an inevitable slump where the “game does not love you” after France handed Ireland the NatWest 6 Nations title by prevailing in Paris.

Arsene Wenger believes he would have to be “even more mad” to discuss Troy Deeney’s negative comments about his Arsenal side ahead of the clash with Watford on Sunday.

Arsenal’s success at the San Siro in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 tie certainly upset the formbook.

Arsene Wenger wants Arsenal’s victory over AC Milan at San Siro to give belief back to his beleaguered players.

Arsenal goalscoring hero Henrik Mkhitaryan has been speaking after his side’s impressive and unexpected 2-0 victory over AC Milan at the San Siro in the Europa League on Thursday evening.

Arsenal face AC Milan in the UEFA Europa League last-16 first-leg at the San Siro, but how have the Rossoneri fared this season and who should Arsenal be wary of? Read the Islington Gazette to find out more.

When Arsenal play AC Milan in the Europa League last 16 first-leg at the San Siro it will be the fourth time the Gunners have faced the Serie A giants in Italy and the seventh time in all so far. Read on to find out how they did in their previous meetings with the Rossoneri.

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