11:45 AM EDT, Fri March 24, 2017
Sport Mole 3 hours ago
Laurent Koscielny: 'Down to players to save Arsene Wenger'

Laurent Koscielny: 'Down to players to save Arsene Wenger'

Laurent Koscielny is the latest Arsenal player to come to the defence of Arsene Wenger, claiming that his compatriot cannot take all of the blame for recent results.
The Sun 4 hours ago

‘We have to do more’: Laurent Koscielny admits Arsenal flops have let under-fire Arsene Wenger down

LAURENT KOSCIELNY has told his Arsenal team-mates they “have to do more” to protect under-fire boss Arsene Wenger. The struggling Gunners have dropped to sixth in the Premier League and a run of six defeats in nine games has also seen them booted out of the Champions League. Wenger has drawn criticism from all quarters, […]
ESPN FC 6 hours ago

Alexis Sanchez, Laurent Koscielny are Arsenal's most important players

The ESPN FC crew discuss the possible ins and outs at at Arsenal. With two months left of the Premier League season, Arsenal are in real danger of missing out on a top-four spot for the first time in Arsene Wengers 21-year reign. Who are their most important men as they try to make a late push for Champions League qualification?The list has changed from the start of the season. This list is not extensive and has been ranked according to varying factors. Some players still with a part to play have been omitted. Performance, potential, the ability to...
The Short Fuse 7 hours ago
Cannon Fodder, Arsenal News and Links, March 24, 2017

Cannon Fodder, Arsenal News and Links, March 24, 2017

The Takeover Pt. II Begins The Short Fuse has been taken over today by Cartilage Free Captain, SB Nation's Tottenham Hotspur blog! For the humor-impaired, articles posted today are intended to be parody and do not reflect the views (or even the writing!) of The Short Fuse writing staff. The second round of international break fixtures will be kicking off this weekend and a number of Arsenal players will be in action: Aaron Ramsey’s Wales will take on Ireland today. Nacho Monreal’s Spain will face Israel also later today. Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny’s France will face...
ESPN FC 16 hours ago

Arsenal players responsible for Wenger's woes - Koscielny

The FC panel yet again debate Arsene Wengers impact at Arsenal, and if his vision should still be trusted at the club. Craig Burley suggests Arsene Wengers uncertain future is affecting potential replacements and others around football. Laurent Koscielny has demanded Arsenals players take the heat off manager Arsene Wenger. Six defeats in their last nine matches have seen the Gunners knocked out of the Champions League and drift out of the top four in the Premier League. Wengers future as manager has been the subject of increasingly keen scrutiny as he approaches the end of his...
The Short Fuse Mar 14, 2017
Rob Holding needs more playing time—otherwise, he will regress

Rob Holding needs more playing time—otherwise, he will regress

Rob Holding has not found himself playing as of late, and that needs to change. Stop me if you’ve heard this before: a promising, young English centre back plays a few games for Arsenal, generally impresses alongside Laurent Koscielny, and is then pulled out of the first team squad in favour of more senior defenders with questionable claims to having better talent. For Rob Holding, his Arsenal future could start looking a lot like Calum Chambers if something, be it Arsene Wenger’s lineups and decisions, or the identity of the manager, doesn’t change soon. And what is Calum Chambers...
Bitter and Blue Mar 13, 2017
2017 FA Cup Semi-Final Draw, Results: Manchester City to face Arsenal at Wembley

2017 FA Cup Semi-Final Draw, Results: Manchester City to face Arsenal at Wembley

Super Semi! One of the most high-profile semi-final stage in FA Cup history has got two super awesome match-ups, and Manchester City can look forward to a simply sensational game at Wembley Stadium next month. The Citizens have been draw against Arsenal, and will be the away team in the match, which doesn't mean much except that City don'tget the chance to choose which kits they'll use. Arsenal have had a pretty easy route to the semis, which started with an away match against Championship Preston North End, followed by another away tie where the Gunners dispatched Southampton at St....
The Short Fuse Mar 2, 2017
Arsenal team news: Ramsey, Koscielny, and Ozil

Arsenal team news: Ramsey, Koscielny, and Ozil

There is mostly good news to be had Ahead of this weekend’s crucial away match at Liverpool, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirmed today that Aaron Ramsey and Laurent Koscielny will be available for selection after recovering from their respective injuries, giving the squad a much needed boost in terms of options and quality of bench spots, while Mesut Ozil “should be OK” to play. Ozil was absent from training today due to an unspecified illness, but Wenger didn’t seem too worried today during his press conference when asked about his influential midfielder. “We’ll see. I...
ESPN FC Mar 2, 2017

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil should be fit vs. Liverpool, Ramsey and Koscielny back

With Arsene Wengers Arsenal future in doubt, could Leonardo Jardim be the man to take the helm if the Frenchman departs? With Arsene Wengers future in doubt, the FC panel debate the most likely to take over for the Frenchman in London. LONDON -- Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Mesut Ozil should be OK for Saturdays game at Liverpool despite illness, while Aaron Ramsey and Laurent Koscielny are both available after recovering from injuries. Ozil missed training on Thursday after feeling unwell and his status for the trip to Anfield is still up in the air. But Wenger hinted that he...
The Independent Mar 2, 2017
Arsene Wenger responds to Laurent Koscielny's admission that Arsenal have a 'mental problem'

Arsene Wenger responds to Laurent Koscielny's admission that Arsenal have a 'mental problem'

Defender gave a scathing self-assessment of his side following the 5-1 defeat at Bayern Munich
ESPN FC Mar 1, 2017

Arsenal's refusal to adapt continues to plague them against top teams

Alejandro Moreno revisits the subject of Arsenals mental problem in the wake of Laurent Koscielnys comments. Shaka Hislop tells us if the mishandling of Mesut Ozil will be Arsene Wengers final failure as Arsenal manager. ESPN FCs Shaka Hislop shares his thoughts on whether or not Arsenal should transition Lucas Perez from a sub to a starter. It felt like a turning point. In reality it was nothing of the sort. Arsenals 2-0 win over Manchester City in January, 2015 ended a run of poor results against title rivals in the league. More than that, it seemed to establish a new...
Daily Mail Mar 1, 2017

Arsenal train with Laurent Koscielny back after injury

Arsenal have welcomed Laurent Koscielny and Aaron Ramsey back into training ahead of their key Saturday night Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield.
ESPN FC Mar 1, 2017

Aaron Ramsey: Arsenal players have let Arsene Wenger down at times

Alejandro Moreno revisits the subject of Arsenals mental problem in the wake of Laurent Koscielnys comments. With Arsene Wengers future in doubt, the FC panel debate the most likely to take over for the Frenchman in London. Shaka Hislop tells us if the mishandling of Mesut Ozil will be Arsene Wengers final failure as Arsenal manager. ESPN FCs Shaka Hislop shares his thoughts on whether or not Arsenal should transition Lucas Perez from a sub to a starter. Steve Nicol believes Tottenham will finally finish above Arsenal for the first time since the 1994/1995...
ESPN FC Feb 28, 2017

Arsenal's Petr Cech hopes penalty-saving luck 'reverses'

Alejandro Moreno revisits the subject of Arsenals mental problem in the wake of Laurent Koscielnys comments. ESPN FCs Shaka Hislop shares his thoughts on whether or not Arsenal should transition Lucas Perez from a sub to a starter. Steve Nicol believes Tottenham will finally finish above Arsenal for the first time since the 1994/1995 season. Theo Walcott is the 18th player to hit 100 goals for Arsenal. Here are some of his most memorable strikes for the Gunners. Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has said that penalty takers have been getting the better of him this...
ESPN FC Feb 28, 2017

Mesut Ozil needs to quickly find form if Arsenal's season is to be rescued

Alejandro Moreno revisits the subject of Arsenals mental problem in the wake of Laurent Koscielnys comments. Its high time that Mesut Ozil regain form if Arsenal are to salvage anything from this season. Mesut Ozil was supposed to be the cornerstone of manager Arsene Wengers last great Arsenal side. Four years into the Germans time at the Emirates, he could become the symbol of his managers final failure. Theres more than just this season on the line when the north London club face Liverpool on Saturday. It is highly likely that Arsenal will be outside the top four by the time...

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