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Henrikh Mkhitaryan signs for Arsenal

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan has signed for Arsenal on a long-term contract in a deal which sees Alexis Sanchez join Manchester United. Henrikh made 39 appearances while at Manchester United, scoring five times and was part of their UEFA Europa League winning squad last season. He is the captain of the Armenian national team and is their all-time top scorer. He has ...

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Chelsea 0-0 Arsenal: Wasteful Blues unable to gain advantage in Carabao Cup first leg

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Arsenal stood firm in a Carabao Cup semi-final first-leg stalemate with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. A thrilling 2-2 Premier League draw at the Emirates Stadium a week ago was followed by a cagey encounter here. The Blues had the better opportunities to take a first-leg lead, but Cesc Fabregas and Andreas Christensen spurned headed opportunities either side of half-time in ...

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Nottingham Forest 4-2 Arsenal – Eric Lichaj scores twice in City Ground win

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Arsene Wenger lost an FA Cup third-round tie for the first time as holders Arsenal crashed out against Nottingham Forest in an action-packed clash at the City Ground. Wenger has become the competition’s most successful manager, winning it seven times since taking charge of the Gunners in 1996, but the country’s longest-serving boss was undone by Forest caretaker manger Gary Brazil on Sunday. Eric ...

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Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea: Gunners and Blues share spoils in enthralling encounter at the Emirates

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Hector Bellerin’s stoppage-time goal rescued a 2-2 draw for Arsenal in a pulsating and controversial Premier League clash with Chelsea. It looked like Chelsea had come from behind to triumph when Marcos Alonso struck six minutes from time, after Jack Wilshere’s first league goal since May 2015 had been cancelled out by an Eden Hazard penalty. But the Gunners would ...

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West Bromwich Albion 1-1 Arsenal: Rodriguez’s late penalty denies Gunners win

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Jay Rodriguez’s last-minute penalty earned struggling West Brom a deserved point against uninspiring Arsenal. The striker netted after Calum Chambers handled in the area to clinch a 1-1 draw just as it looked like Alexis Sanchez had given the Gunners victory. The forward’s deflected free-kick put Arsenal ahead with seven minutes left in boss Arsene Wenger’s record-breaking 811th Premier League game in charge. Sanchez had ...

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Carabao Cup semi-finals: Chelsea drawn against Arsenal, Bristol City get Man City

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Bristol City were rewarded for dumping holders Manchester United out of the Carabao Cup with a semi-final against Manchester City. The high-flying Championship side upset the odds on Wednesday night as Korey Smith’s last-gasp goal stunned United at Ashton Gate. That was the fourth top-flight side the Robins have knocked out of this season’s competition and they will get the ...

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Tomas Rosicky: Ex-Arsenal and Czech Republic midfielder retires

Rosicky made 246 appearances and scored 28 goals for Arsenal between 2006 and 2016 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Former Arsenal and Czech Republic midfielder Tomas Rosicky has retired from professional football. Rosicky won two FA Cups in a 10-year spell with the Gunners after joining from Borussia Dortmund in 2006. The Czech, who began and ended his career at Sparta Prague, says that injuries have forced him to retire. “I am no longer able to fully prepare my ...

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Betway EPL Promo Winner and Spouse Jet Off To London

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Ernest Nyame and spouse Gloria – Pearl Nyame arrived in London after jetting out from Accra on 11th December 2017 to watch a live English Premier League game between Arsenal and West Ham United. Nyame emerged ultimate winner for the Betway Winners League Promotion and was rewarded with a grand prize of a trip for two to watch a live ...

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