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“Arsenal fought together to win in Serbia”- Arsene Wenger

Olivier Giroud has been directly involved in eight goals in his past eight European starts for Arsenal (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger said his side showed their character as they continued their perfect start to the Europa League with a 1-0 victory at 10-man Crvena Zvezda in Serbia. Olivier Giroud’s spectacular overhead kick late on made it three wins from three for Arsenal in Group H. They are top of the standings, five points ahead of BATE Borisov. ...

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Arsenal earn 2-0 win over Brighton on Wenger’s 21st anniversary


Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger celebrated the 21st anniversary of his arrival at the club with a routine victory over Brighton. Nacho Monreal put the Gunners ahead early on when he shot through a crowded penalty area after Brighton had failed to clear a free-kick. A well worked Brighton free-kick resulted in Solly March striking the post from 20 yards shortly ...

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Changed Arsenal win 4-2 at BATE Borisov

Theo Walcott has scored three goals in his past two games (Image credit: Reuters)

Theo Walcott scored twice as a much-changed Arsenal beat Bate Borisov in the Europa League to make it two wins from two in Group H. Jack Wilshere was excellent and set up a Walcott chance which hit the post before assisting the forward’s close-range opener. Bate keeper Denis Scherbitski then inexplicably passed the ball straight to Walcott to slot home ...

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Arsenal 2-0 West Brom: Alexandre Lacazette hits brace to seal Gunners victory


Alexandre Lacazette’s first double in English football continued Arsenal’s excellent home form as they beat West Brom 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium. On an evening when Alexis Sanchez, widely expected to leave at the season’s end when his contract expires, made his first league start since his attempt to join rivals Manchester City, the striker continued to justify his club-record ...

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Carabao Cup fourth round: Tottenham to play West Ham, Manchester United face Swansea trip


Holders Manchester United will travel to Swansea in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup. Jose Mourinho’s side beat Championship Burton 4-1 at Old Trafford on Wednesday night to secure their place in the draw. Chelsea, 5-1 winners against Nottingham Forest, will welcome Everton – who beat Sunderland 3-0 – to Stamford Bridge. Tottenham host London rivals West Ham at ...

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Chelsea set to sign Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain joined Arsenal from Southampton in August 2011 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is on the brink of joining Premier League champions Chelsea. Oxlade-Chamberlain, 24, will be out of contract next summer and has refused to sign a new deal at Emirates Stadium. Chelsea have declined to comment but it is understood they have agreed a transfer fee with their London rivals for the England international. Liverpool have also ...

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