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HECTOR BELLERIN

EXCLUSIVE: Former Arsenal, Manchester United and England right-back Viv Anderson has been speaking exclusively to the Islington Gazette’s Gunners reporter Layth Yousif. Read on for what his take on the injury to Hector Bellerin and see our website all this week for much more from the popular Viv – who is taking part in Prostate Cancer UK’s ride to Amsterdam this summer.

Arsenal have confirmed Hector Bellerin will miss the rest of the season after rupturing the anterior cruciate ligement in his left knee during the 2-0 victory over Chelsea at the Emirates.

It’s true what they say it’s not over until the last whistle, which would be the best way to describe the NBA 2019 London Game.

A-list celebrities gathered at the O2 tonight for the NBA London Game 2019 presented by Norwegian as Washington Wizards faced the New York Knicks in the ninth annual regular-season fixture to be played in the capital.

Unai Emery spoke to the press following Arsenal’s first loss in 22 games against Southampton in the Premier League.

Arsenal travelled to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United on Wednesday evening. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS

Arsenal hosted bitter rivals Spurs in a dramatic North London derby on Sunday at the Emirates. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS.

Arsenal extended their unbeaten run to 17 matches in all competitions with victory at Bournemouth on their return from the international break.

Mesut Ozil delivered a stunning performance during Arsenal’s 3-1 victory over Leicester City as Unai Emery’s side made it 10 wins on the bounce on Monday evening at the Emirates – with colleague Hector Bellerin hailing the German playmaker as ‘a born champion.’

A Mesut Ozil-inspired Arsenal beat Leicester City 3-1 at the Emirates on Monday evening, prompting the German to use a memorable phrase.

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

Arsenal’s experienced Stephan Lichtsteiner has been speaking ahead of the club’s opening Europa League match of the season against FC Vorskla Poltava. Read on for Layth Yousif’s report from London Colney on Wednesday afternoon.

We’re introducing a new post-match reaction piece by fans this season writes Layth Yousif. For this Bank Holiday weekend we’ve got Danny Coyle, aka Grampian Gooner, who regularly travels down from Scotland with his wife Ali, to watch The Arsenal. Read on for his verdict on Unai Emery’s Red and White Army’s 3-1 victory over London rivals West Ham.

Arsenal travelled to Stamford Bridge to play Chelsea in a hectic London derby. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS

Read Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS after Arsenal took on Manchester City at the Emirates on Sunday

Have you got a Fantasy Premier League team? Why not join Archant’s brand-new mini league ahead of the upcoming 2018/19 Premier League season.

Alex Iwobi converted the winning spot-kick as Arsenal beat Chelsea 6-5 on penalties in a thrilling International Champions Cup clash in Dublin.

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.

Boreham Wood hosted Unai Emery’s Arsenal’s at Meadow Park on Saturday afternoon. Read on for Layth Yousif’s report.

In a busy week at Arsenal the club have unveiled their new home kit for next term – in a move sure to upset large numbers of the club’s diehard fans who favour traditionalism over change.

Arsenal won 1-0 at Huddersfield Town in Arsene Wenger’s final match in charge of the Gunners. Read Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS – including his mark for the long-serving Frenchman on an emotional afternoon in Yorkshire.

Arsenal swept to an emotional victory in Arsene Wenger’s final match in charge at the Emirates as Gunners boss.

Arsenal beat Burnley 5-0 on Sunday in Arsene Wenger’s final ever match in charge at the Emirates. Read Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS on an emotional day at the Emirates.

Arsene Wenger’s dream of a perfect ending to his ‘love story’ with Arsenal ended in disappointment after a 1-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid in the second leg of the Europa League semi-final on a raucous evening at the Estadio Metropolitano.

Atletico Madrid hosted Arsenal on a dramatic evening in the Spanish capital. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATIMGS

Arsenal slipped to an injury-time defeat against old rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Arsenal lost to Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon after a last-gasp header from Marouane Fellaini sealed the three points for the hosts.

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone praised his ten men after escaping from the Emirates with a 1-1 draw in the first leg of the Europa League semi-final on Thursday evening.

Arsenal provided a late flourish to see off a dogged West Ham side in Arsene Wenger’s penultimate home Premier League match.

Arsenal drew 2-2 with CSKA Moscow in the Europa League quarter final second leg in a dramatic night in Russian on Thursday evening. Read Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS as the Gunners won through to their first European semi-final since 2009 6-3 on aggregate.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette added to Stoke’s Premier League woes as Arsenal recorded a comfortable 3-0 victory on Sunday.

Arsenal beat Stoke City 3-0 at the Emirates on Sunday. Read the Islington Gazette’s PLAYER RATINGS

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).

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

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.

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.

Arsene Wenger insists winning the Europa League is an opportunity his under-fire Arsenal side have to take.

Arsenal took on Manchester City in the 2018 Carabao Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. Read Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS from the showpiece match.

Pep Guardiola won his 22nd trophy as a manager as his Manchester City side comprehensively beat Arsenal 3-0 in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley on Sunday.

The 68-year-old hit back at Martin Keown’s comments regarding the Gunners defending and discussed the importance of taking chances in the big games

Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur 1 Arsenal 0

Arsenal beat Everton 5-1 at the Emirates on Saturday evening as new record £56 million signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored on his Gunners debut and Henrik Mikhitaryan started his first match in North London. Read on for Layth Yousif’s player ratings as Aaron Ramsey starred with a hat-trick.

Arsenal have completed the signing of midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Manchester United in a swap deal with Alexis Sanchez. Read on for 10 facts you may not know about Arsenal’s new signing...

Arsenal beat Crystal Palace at the Emirates on Saturday. Read Layth Yousif’s player ratings from the Premier League match on a bitterly cold day in North London

Read our Arsenal player ratings from the Premier League match at Bournemouth on Sunday.

It was honours even in the first leg of the Carbao Cup semi-final first leg after a passionate London derby saw Arsenal draw 0-0 with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening.

Jack Wilshere again won plaudits for the quality of his performance for Arsenal, this time against Chelsea in the entertaining 2-2 draw at the Emirates on Wednesday evening.

Arsene Wenger was furious after referee Anthony Taylor awarded a penalty to Chelsea as Arsenal drew 2-2 with their West London visitors during a hard-fought, entertaining match at the Emirates on Wednesday evening.

A cracking late goal from Hector Bellerin rescued a point for Arsenal after Marcos Alonso looked to have won the game for visitors Chelsea with an 85 minute finish.

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