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Metro Mar 21, 2019
Arsene Wenger wanted Carlo Ancelotti ahead of Unai Emery to replace him as Arsenal manager

Arsene Wenger wanted Carlo Ancelotti ahead of Unai Emery to replace him as Arsenal manager

'He has not forgotten that Arsenal rejected him.'
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 19, 2019

Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ biggest weapon is Sead Kolasinac

Arsenal youngster Ainsley Maitland-Niles has fired a challenge at Hector Bellerin for the starting job, but Maitland-Niles biggest strength is Sead Kolasinac. All season, we’ve been chatting about the future of Ainsley Maitland-Niles. The immensely talented young man has been ticketed for big things at Arsenal, but after playing as a winger early on, insisting […] Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ biggest weapon is Sead Kolasinac - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 18, 2019

Arsenal: So, has Ainsley Maitland-Niles chosen his position?

Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ versatility is a great skill. But he must also choose a position. The Arsenal youngster, in a recent, interview, may have chosen one. Ainsley Maitland-Niles is a uniquely gifted individual. Usually, a young player has almost exclusively played in one or two positions with one or two styles. They are not very versatile, […] Arsenal: So, has Ainsley Maitland-Niles chosen his position? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
An American pilgrimage to Piebury Corner

An American pilgrimage to Piebury Corner

A correspondent goes for lunch. EDITOR’S NOTE: Ben Friedl is an occasional correspondent for The Short Fuse who went to London recently. We asked him to grab lunch at Piebury Corner and give us a full report of how it was. This American had the opportunity to cross the vast blue expanse of the Atlantic, breathe the same air as Ainsley Maitland-Niles, and step foot into Piebury Corner - a North London deli whose claim to fame resides in its delectable Arsenal themed pies. Piebury Corner is only a short walk away from the Holloway Road tube stop, which in turn is a quick tube ride from...
Metro Mar 18, 2019
Ainsley Maitland-Niles sends warning to Hector Bellerin ahead of next season

Ainsley Maitland-Niles sends warning to Hector Bellerin ahead of next season

Could he be Arsenal's next permanent right-back?
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 17, 2019

Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles potential positionally unbounded

Ainsley Maitland-Niles is beginning to show signs of his potential in recent weeks. Perhaps the most exciting element, though, is that the Arsenal youngster’s development is unbounded by position. Over the past 135 minutes of action, Ainsley Maitland-Niles might have truly shown what he is capable of. Find the latest episode of the Pain in […] Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles potential positionally unbounded - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 15, 2019

Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles at forefront of Gunners revolution

Arsenal have caught fire this past week. And the leader of this timely and slightly unexpected revolution? One Ainsley Maitland-Niles. Utility is advantageous in everything one does. Arsenal academy man Ainsley Maitland-Niles has demonstrated this for his club all year. When his number has been called, his response has always been electric, whatever his position. […] Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles at forefront of Gunners revolution - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 15, 2019

Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles cohosting the Sead Kolasinac show

Arsenal have been able to rely on Sead Kolasinac for the majority of the year, but Ainsley Maitland-Niles is begging to be considered in the same sentence. Moving on to the next round against Rennes wasn’t pretty, but yet again Arsenal showed that the doomers and gloomers were incredibly overblown. They moved onto the next […] Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles cohosting the Sead Kolasinac show - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 14, 2019

Arsenal Vs Rennes: Player ratings – Magic Maitland-Niles

Arsenal hosted Rennes in the second leg of the Europa League last 16 on Thursday night looking to overturn a 3-1 deficit. Here are the player ratings from the 3-0 victory. In the end, Arsenal did precisely what they needed to do. The 3-0 victory over Rennes in the second leg of the last-16 Europa […] Arsenal Vs Rennes: Player ratings – Magic Maitland-Niles - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Mar 14, 2019

Aubameyang double and Maitland-Niles’ first European goal sees Gunners overturn two-goal deficit and storm into Europa League quarters

PIERRE-EMERICK AUBAMEYANG scored twice as Arsenal overturned a two-goal deficit to storm into the Europa League quarter-finals. The Gunners started the game with a bang, scoring twice in the first 15 minutes as they made light work of the Ligue 1 side. After Auba’s early strike, Ainsley Maitland-Niles scored his first-ever European goal to put […]
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 12, 2019

Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles shows pitfalls and potential

Ainsley Maitland-Niles struggled greatly and then flourished against Manchester United on Sunday. The Arsenal youngster showed both his pitfalls and his potential. One of the players that I was most excited to see this season at Arsenal under Unai Emery was Ainsley Maitland-Niles. The young midfielder was talked up by Emery in the summer, was […] Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles shows pitfalls and potential - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Mar 12, 2019

Rashford and Maitland-Niles could be football’s latest bromance as Titanic moment spotted in Arsenal v Man Utd clash

YOU may think Marcus Rashford and Ainsley Maitland-Niles are rivals – well, think again because they may well be football’s latest bromance. The Manchester United and Arsenal stars should – on paper – be enemies on the pitch but the evidence would suggest otherwise. Rashford and Maitland-Niles recreated the famous Titanic scene as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang […]
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 12, 2019

Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles putting the ‘back’ in wingback

Arsenal’s defense kept a clean sheet against Manchester United, but that doesn’t mean it was easy. Ainsley Maitland-Niles made it look easy, though. Not going to lie, Arsenal‘s back three gave me some jitters going into the match against Manchester United. It’s pretty well established that Sokratis doesn’t defend well from a wide centerback role, […] Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles putting the ‘back’ in wingback - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided

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