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Pain in the Arsenal Mar 20, 2019

Arsenal: Laurent Koscielny doesn’t ever have to leave, does he?

Arsenal’s defense is a completely different beast when Laurent Koscielny is in there, so he doesn’t ever have to leave, right? Last season, Arsenal‘s defense was the worst I had ever seen. Having spent the years watching Laurent Koscielny and Per Mertesacker combine relatively effectively, it was an absolute massacre, by comparison. It wasn’t until […] Arsenal: Laurent Koscielny doesn’t ever have to leave, does he? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Mar 16, 2019

Laurent Koscielny insists Arsenal are better under Emery than Wenger as they have a plan B

LAURENT KOSCIELNY reckons Arsenal are a more efficient outfit under Unai Emery than Arsene Wenger. The Gunners switched bosses for the first time since 1996 when Wenger called time on his North London career last summer. The Frenchman decided to step down after a bleak final decade at the club which saw him lift just […]
Pain in the Arsenal Mar 16, 2019

Arsenal and Laurent Koscielny: His greatest season

Laurent Koscielny is enjoying his best-ever season as a footballer. Not for his play on the field, necessarily, but for everything the Arsenal captain has been through. Laurent Koscielny was noticeably and significantly moved when he was stretchered off against Atletico Madrid last season. A World Cup was on the horizon that summer, the final […] Arsenal and Laurent Koscielny: His greatest season - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Mar 11, 2019

Hardman Koscielny played on vs Man Utd after having ‘three-inch leg gash CLAMPED together’ in Arsenal win

LAURENT KOSCIELNY had a three-inch leg gash clamped together in Arsenal’s win over Manchester United – but still finished the match. The Gunners captain was shown writhing on the floor in agony with blood coming from just below his left kneecap. Koscielny hit the deck following a collision early in the second half. He was […]
The Sun Mar 4, 2019

Davinson Sanchez escapes action for alleged ‘stamp’ on Arsenal skipper Koscielny despite Lacazette trying get Spurs ace in trouble

SPURS defender Davinson Sanchez has avoided any retrospective action for his alleged “stamp” on Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny in the North London derby. Colombian defender Sanchez tangled with the Arsenal man as he attempted to get on the end of Christian Eriksen’s stoppage-time free-kick at Wembley. Sanchez appeared to push down with his leg as he […]
The Sun Mar 2, 2019

Arsenal fans demand retrospective action for Davinson Sanchez’s ‘stamp’ on Laurent Koscielny

ARSENAL fans are demanding Spurs’ Davinson Sanchez get hit with a retrospective ban for this ‘stamp’ on Laurent Koscielny. And Alexandre Lacazette retweeted a video which showed the Tottenham defender lashing out. Sanchez appeared to kick the Arsenal captain deep into injury time with the score 1-1. It was during a goalmouth scramble that the […]
The Sun Feb 28, 2019

Arsenal fans utterly convinced Mkhitaryan is better than Dele Alli… and they’ve got the stats to prove it

ARSENAL fans are utterly convinced Henrikh Mkhitaryan is better than Dele Alli. And despite their obvious bias, the stats back up what they’re saying. The Armenian scored the second in Arsenal’s 5-1 thumping of Bournemouth last night. And he provided the assists in further goals for Laurent Koscielny and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. This all comes after […]
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 28, 2019

Arsenal: Everything is riding on Laurent Koscielny… again

Arsenal’s defense is not something that you want to invest your life’s savings on, but Laurent Koscieln changes the equation. So hold your breath. It’s never a good feeling when all the hopes of Arsenal are riding on one player. For many years, during the Arsene Wenger era, that was the case, where we were […] Arsenal: Everything is riding on Laurent Koscielny… again - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Feb 27, 2019

Koscielny hands Arsenal injury concern ahead of Spurs clash after apparent knee injury

LAURENT KOSCIELNY is a doubt for the North London derby with Tottenham after suffering an injury two minutes before the end of the win over Bournemouth. Koscielny is Arsenal’s key defender as they look to secure a top four finish and qualify for the Champions League this season. But the French international finished the game […]
The Sun Feb 24, 2019

Arsenal team news: Mesut Ozil dropped again but Laurent Koscielny recovers from midweek injury scare

MESUT OZIL has been dropped again for Arsenal’s game at home to Southampton today. The German starred in Thursday’s Europa League win over BATE Borisov to reach the last 16 of the competition. But his performance was clearly not good enough to win his place back in the starting line-up against the Saints. Ozil has […]
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 23, 2019

Arsenal: Losing Laurent Koscielny not the end of the world, but it’s close

Arsenal will be without Laurent Koscieln against Southampton, but it’s not the end of the world… although it’s not too far away. Last year, the Arsenal defense hit a brand new low, giving up in excess of 50 goals, which was a tragedy of epic proportions. It wasn’t until Calum Chambers and Konstantinos Mavropanos teamed […] Arsenal: Losing Laurent Koscielny not the end of the world, but it’s close - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Arsenal vs Southampton: out for revenge

Arsenal vs Southampton: out for revenge

Arsenal look to make up for December’s loss to the Saints After a two week break from league play for that scintillating Europa League action we all crave, the Gunners are back at the Emirates hosting 18th place Southampton for the second match of the season against the Saints. The first match in December saw the Gunners’ 22 match unbeaten streak come to an end as Danny Ings and Charlie Austin combined to score three goals off of headers and ruin the return of Laurent Koscielny to the Premier League after his lengthy injury layoff. Despite a brace from Henrick Mkhitaryan, the then-last...
The Sun Feb 22, 2019

Emery plays down Koscielny fears after Arsenal fans freak out at new defensive crisis

ARSENAL fans can breathe a huge sigh of relief as Unai Emery reveal Laurent Koscielny was taken off in their Europa League win as a precaution. The club captain lasted 56 minutes as the Gunners eased past BATE Borisov before being replaced and we seen sat on the bench with a huge ice pack on […]

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