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Detectives investigating a bottle thrown at a player during the north London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham on December 19 have released an image of a man they want to speak to.

City, University of London welcomed the Washington Wizards and New York Knicks to CitySport to prepare for their NBA London Global Game at the O2 Arena.

Arsenal Football Club have paid warm tribute to Petr Cech who announced on Tuesday morning that he is to retire at the end of the season after ‘recently’ informing the North London giants. Read on for their full statement.

Arsenal Football Club have issued a statement saying players will be ‘reminded of their responsibilities’ after a number of the squad were allegedly pictured inhaling nitrous oxide, or ‘hippy crack’, in a central London nightclub.

Arsenal can still make the investments required to compete, even if they spend more time in the Europa League – despite the financial implications of not finishing in the Premier League’s top four, according to managing director Vinai Venkatesham.

Arsenal want to be part of any discussions on a future European Super League, but deny they would break away from the Premier League it a new competition comes to fruition.

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.

Arsenal’s majority shareholder Stan Kroenke has made an offer to take full ownership of the club in a deal worth £1.8billion.

Jack Wilshere has confirmed he is to leave Arsenal when his contract expires at the end of June.

German goalkeeper Bernd Leno has agreed to join Arsenal from Bayer Leverkusen.

Dignified departing Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger reflected on his final day in charge of the club after 22 years in charge – describing his two decades in North London as an ‘adventure’.

Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif has spent the last few months watching the club’s women’s team along with visits to grassroots sister club the Hitchin Belles while talking to a number of people in and around both organisations as well as interviewing the Gunners US superstar Heather O’Reilly. Ahead of the Arsenal v Chelsea Women’s FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday read on for his exclusive, in-depth report on the ever-growing game of women’s football.

Arsenal midfielder Heather O’Reilly may have earned a barely credible 231 caps for the US spanning a trophy-laden 14 years - including three Olympic gold medals and a World Cup - but she is still excited about appearing at Wembley on Saturday in the Women’s FA Cup final against Chelsea.

Arsenal legend Martin Keown has criticised midfielder Mesut Ozil for crying ‘crocodile tears’ after the club’s disappopinting Europa League semi-final defeat by Atletico Madrid on Thursday night.

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

On this day 14 years ago Arsenal won the league at White Hart Lane for the second time in their history. Layth Yousif was there. In an exclusive extract from his book Arsene Wenger: 50 Defining Fixtures, spoke to Ray Parlour about that famous day.

The news Arsene Wenger is to leave Arsenal has shocked Arsenal fans across the globe, prompting a wide range of emotions. Read on for this moving piece by loyal Gooner Sophie Holdcroft as she recalls the days when the club ruled England - a wonderful time that was connected with the happiest of times with her late brother Ben.

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.

Emirates and Arsenal have announced a five-year extension to their long-running shirt partnership.

Arsene Wenger held his weekly press conference at London Colney on Friday. Read on for the latest on Alexis Sanchez contract negotiations, Manchester United’s interest and his views on possible new signing Malcom.

It’s true the Islington Gazette brings you closer to the action when we cover Arsenal matches – but now we can also say we bring you closer to Arsene Wenger too!

Arsenal beat BATE Borisov 6-0 in the Europa League at the Emirates on Thursday.

Arsenal legend Ian Wright created so many happy memories for fans across the planet, but he also upset the club’s loyal supporters in Australia this week by comments on Twitter – prompting them to raise the money for his airfare Down Under so he can experience their passion first-hand.

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.

The much-loved Arsenal literary icon Nick Hornby has been speaking with the Islington Gazette ahead of the North London derby.

Arsenal starlet Eddie Nketiah scored both goals in the 2-1 win against Norwich City after extra time in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup at the Emirates on Tuesday night, Read what Arsene Wenger had to say about him...

Islington Gazette Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif – who once spent time volunteering in Uganda – highlights a worthy project that could be for you. Read on to learn more about the wonderful gap year project the club runs and how to apply for it.

A community programme run by Arsenal Football Club has won a prestigious business award for its work supporting thousands of young Londoners each week.

The Gunners’ 2-0 victory over Brighton may not have been the most riveting match, but it was certainly a day to remember for comedian – and huge Gooner – Matt Lucas during the club’s Arsenal For All Event.

Arsenal’s 4-2 win in Belarus against BATE Borisov in Europa League Group H was memorable for lots of reasons, not least because Olivier Giroud hit his 100th goal for the club.

Arsenal beat Bournemouth 3-0 through a Danny Welbeck brace and one from Alexander Lacazette.

With the transfer window shutting on Thursday evening, the only story in town seems to be comings and goings at Arsenal Football Club.

Read Arsene Wenger’s full post-match interview as he says Stan Kroneke’s not to blame for missing Champions Leauge qualification – and that his future will be sorted out very soon...

Arsene Wenger taunted London rivals Chelsea by dismissing transfer speculation on Alexis Sanchez’s future as he prepares his Arsenal side for Sunday’s crunch game against Manchester City at the Emirates.

Gunners slip to sixth following West Brom defeat

Layth Yousif – who has been watching the Gunners for more than three decades – give his uncompromising opinion on Arsenal’s awful first half display from Anfield in his latest Rewind column.

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