7:10 PM EDT, Wed May 25, 2022
7 hours ago

4 positives & negatives of Arsenal transfer target Youri Tielemans

Mikel Arteta is a fond admirer of Youri Tielemans, and a deal for the Foxes star could be struck in the summer with his contract running down. It is no secret that Arteta is hunting for a new midfielder. After permanently signing Martin Odegaard along with Thomas Partey, the Gunners boss wants another star to […] 4 positives & negatives of Arsenal transfer target Youri Tielemans - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
14 hours ago

Mohamed Elneny signs Arsenal contract extension

Mohamed Elneny has put pen to paper on a new one-year deal with an option for another year after impressing during the second half of the 2021/22 season. The Egyptian has extended his stay in north London, the club has confirmed. After being in the wilderness during the start of the league campaign, Elneny got […] Mohamed Elneny signs Arsenal contract extension - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
15 hours ago

3 Arsenal players called up to England squad for Nations League fixtures

Three Arsenal players find themselves in the England squad for the upcoming UEFA Nations League fixtures against Hungary, Germany, and Italy. Aaron Ramsdale, Benjamin White, and Bukayo Saka were all selected to take part for England after standout seasons for the Gunners. The team will assemble on May 30 as they prepare for the first […] 3 Arsenal players called up to England squad for Nations League fixtures - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
15 hours ago

Mikel Arteta wants William Saliba in his squad next season

Mikel Arteta wants William Saliba in his squad next season and says that his loan was due to a lack of playing time being offered, nothing else. The future of the defender is with Arsenal, according to the Arsenal boss. The defender joined the Gunners in 2019 for £27million but has yet to feature for […] Mikel Arteta wants William Saliba in his squad next season - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 24, 2022

6 moments that defined Arsenal’s 2021/22 season

Arsenal’s Premier League campaign ended with the club improving on last season’s eighth-placed finish, winning more games, and ultimately, playing better football. After a horror start to the campaign, the Gunners clicked into gear, but inconsistencies cost them a chance to play in the Champions League. Heading into the offseason, Arsenal have given themselves a […] 6 moments that defined Arsenal’s 2021/22 season - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 23, 2022

Mikel Arteta states that the futures of Arsenal’s out of contract players ‘has been decided’

With the Premier League campaign now done and dusted, Mikel Arteta’s attention turns to the offseason and the moves that the club can make. Several players will be moving on, and reinforcements will need to be brought in. Alexandre Lacazette, Bernd Leno, Eddie Nketiah, and Nicolas Pepe are expected to be moved on, with Lacazette […] Mikel Arteta states that the futures of Arsenal’s out of contract players ‘has been decided’ - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 23, 2022

Mikel Arteta believes Arsenal has ‘come very far’ in its progression this season

The season ended with a blistering 5-1 rout over Everton, but there was a sense of a missed opportunity at a sun-soaked Emirates Stadium. Mikel Arteta and his Arsenal side had Champions League qualification in their own hands before back-to-back defeats to Tottenham and Newcastle essentially ended the dream. Looking back on the season, there […] Mikel Arteta believes Arsenal has ‘come very far’ in its progression this season - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 22, 2022

Arsenal 5-1 Everton: Player ratings as win ends season on a high

Arsenal ended their Premier League campaign on a high with a 5-1 thumping of Everton. Goals from Gabriel Martinelli, Eddie Nketiah, Gabriel, Cedric and Martin Odegaard capped off the rout. While Champions League qualification wasn’t reached, the home fans were treated to a superb afternoon of football. Needing a win and an unlikely Norwich victory […] Arsenal 5-1 Everton: Player ratings as win ends season on a high - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 21, 2022

Is Gabriel Martinelli worthy of Arsenal’s number 11 shirt?

Brazilian winger Gabriel Martinelli will be the next Arsenal player to don the number 11. Previously wearing number 35, the 20-year-old is moving up the ranks at the Emirates and, by choosing this number, joins a host of former Arsenal stars in wearing the illustrious shirt. The likes of Marc Overmars, Ray Parlour, Sylvain Wiltord, […] Is Gabriel Martinelli worthy of Arsenal’s number 11 shirt? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 19, 2022

Even without Champions League football, Arsenal’s season has been a success

Here we sit with only one matchday left in the Premier League season, and Arsenal needs a huge touch of lady luck to secure Champions League football. While the Gunners are not out of the picture just yet, they’ll need a HUGE favour from an incompetent Norwich side on Sunday afternoon as they host Tottenham […] Even without Champions League football, Arsenal’s season has been a success - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 17, 2022

Arsenal’s quiet January cost them Champions League football

I touched on this a few weeks ago. It was always going to be the elephant in the room. When Arsenal trimmed their squad during the January transfer window and allowed several players to leave without replacing them, many thought it was a recipe for disaster. It seemed to work as Arsenal was the clear […] Arsenal’s quiet January cost them Champions League football - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 17, 2022

Newcastle 2-0 Arsenal: 3 talking points as Gunners blow top four

Arsenal has suffered an embarrassing 2-0 defeat to Newcastle that leaves their Champions League dreams all but over. A second-half own goal from Benjamin White and a Bruno Guimaraes strike were enough to secure the three points. Mikel Arteta made a couple of changes to the side that lost 3-0 to Tottenham last time out. […] Newcastle 2-0 Arsenal: 3 talking points as Gunners blow top four - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 12, 2022

Tottenham 3-0 Arsenal: 3 talking points from north London derby

Tottenham has defeated Arsenal 3-0 in the latest installment of the north London derby. A first-half double from Harry Kane sent Spurs on their way, with Rob Holding shown his marching orders to gift their rivals a win. Son Heung-Min added a third just after halftime to complete the rout. Mikel Arteta kept the same […] Tottenham 3-0 Arsenal: 3 talking points from north London derby - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 11, 2022

Mohamed Elneny fully deserves his new Arsenal contract

Mohamed Elneny could potentially be the unsung hero should Arsenal do what many expected to be a pipe-dream at the start of the campaign, secure a top-four finish. Over the last month, the 29-year-old midfielder has perhaps been one of the most critical inclusions to the Gunners setup alongside Eddie Nketiah. When Thomas Partey was injured, […] Mohamed Elneny fully deserves his new Arsenal contract - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community
May 9, 2022

Should Arsenal offer Eddie Nketiah a new contract?

Another matchday and another Arsenal game in which Eddie Nketiah proves his worth in more ways than one. The 22-year-old’s quickfire brace against Leeds again highlights his confidence when chances come his way. Often much-maligned, Nketiah finally got his chance in the first-team thanks to Alexandre Lacazette going down with a bout of COVID. In […] Should Arsenal offer Eddie Nketiah a new contract? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - Arsenal News, Transfer Rumours, and Fan Community

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