Antonio Conte defends David Luiz over red card during Arsenal clash

Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte defended David Luiz following the Chelsea player’s late sending off for a reckless challenge on Sead Kolasinac. For the third consecutive game against Arsenal, the Blues were reduced to 10 men after referee Michael Oliver showed Luiz, who had already been booked, a straight red card for an 87th-minute lunge on the Gunners’…

Petr Cech brags ahead of Chelsea-Arsenal Premier League clash

Petr Cech retires from international football, says decision is final

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has claimed the Gunners are over their Chelsea hoodoo and know they can beat their London rivals ahead of his team’s trip to Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Arsene Wenger’s side, who sit in the bottom half of the Premier League table after four matches, have won only one of the last…

Arsenal fight back to claim victory over FC Cologne (Match Report)

Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal came from behind to claim victory after a piece of individual brilliance from Jhon Cordoba caught the London club napping in the 10th minute of their Europa League opener against Cologne. Crowd trouble outside the Emirates meant kick-off was delayed by an hour with 20,000 German supporters having descended on London. And when Jhon…

Arsene Wenger reveals why he rejected Manchester United job

Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has revealed the reason he snubbed Manchester United when the Red Devils wanted him to cross over to the Old Trafford as manager 15 years ago. The Sun revealed last month how Wenger held secret talks with former United chairman Martin Edwards about succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson as manager. According to…

Revealed: What Jurgen Klopp told Oxlade-Chamberlain that made midfielder snub Chelsea

Jurgen Klopp and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Reports in England have revealed why Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain turned down Chelsea advances and moved to the Anfield club. According to the Daily Express, Jurgen Klopp reportedly reassured Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain he will be used in his favoured central midfield role at Liverpool. Oxlade-Chamberlain rejected Chelsea’s advances this on Wednesday in favour of a move to Liverpool…

Liverpool abandon Thomas Lemar move, open talks with Arsenal for Oxlade-Chamberlain

Oxlade-Chamberlain

Liverpool have reportedly abandoned move for Monaco’s Thomas Lemas and shifted attention to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain after the Arsenal midfielder rejected Chelsea offer on Wednesday morning. Jurgen Klopp-tutored club have, according to Sky Sports, consequently opened talks with Arsenal over a deal for Oxlade-Chamberlain. The Gunners had agreed to sell the England international to their London…