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Arsenal 6-0 BATE Borisov: Gunners stars rated and slated

Arsenal 6-0 BATE Borisov: Gunners stars rated and slated

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The second choice goalkeeper did not have a huge amount to do in a game where the Arsenal attackers thrived. Thursday, December 7, 2017Arsenal raced to an impressive 6-0 victory at home to BATE Borisov in their final Europa League group game of the season. The Gunners had already qualified as group winners but were determined to put on a show for their fans and Mathieu Debuchy's fizzing strike broke the deadlock before Theo Walcott doubled the Gunners' lead. Jack Wilshere's well-taken goal put Arsenal 3-0 up before Denis Polyakov turned the ball in his own net just after the break. Olivier Giroud's penalty added another before Mohamed Elneny's curling strike completed the rout. But how did Arsene Wenger's much-changed side perform? Click the right arrow above to see tal...
Jose Mourinho hails Manchester United players for ‘giving everything’ against Arsenal

Jose Mourinho hails Manchester United players for ‘giving everything’ against Arsenal

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The Red Devils produced a counter-attacking masterclass to secure a 3-1 win at the EmiratesSaturday, December 2, 2017Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho hailed his players after watching his side move within five points of Manchester City at the top of the Premier League.The Red Devils produced a counter-attacking masterclass to secure a 3-1 win against Arsenal at the Emirates and inflict the Gunners’ first home defeat of the season.PLAYER RATINGS: Arsenal 1-3 Manchester United: Red Devils rated and slatedMourinho’s men had to contend with a barrage of Arsenal chances, with David de Gea in particular shutting out the hosts.But the Portuguese coach was keen for his squad to share the plaudits rather than to single out the Spanish goalkeeper.“He was outstanding – all the team was, they gave
Lee Dixon claims Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil would have been shown the door at Arsenal in the past

Lee Dixon claims Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil would have been shown the door at Arsenal in the past

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Lee Dixon insists that the Arsenal teams he played in would have "shown the door" to Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in response to their refusal to commit to the club.Concerns persist that the highest-profile players in Arsene Wenger's squad will leave as free agents when their contracts expire at the end of the season.Both continue to feature regularly despite the fact their futures have long been uncertain, and after reports Sanchez attempted to leave for Manchester City before the summer transfer window's conclusion and that Ozil will eventually join Manchester United.Dixon, 53, was influential in some of Arsenal's finest teams under Wenger and George Graham, and for the latter when football was significantly different to what it has become."We'd have just shown them the door. 'If you do...
Mesut Ozil 'demands Jack Wilshere's No 10 shirt' as part of deal to extend Arsenal career

Mesut Ozil 'demands Jack Wilshere's No 10 shirt' as part of deal to extend Arsenal career

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Ozil's contract has just seven months to run at the EmiratesWednesday, November 8, 2017Mesut Ozil has demanded Jack Wilshere's No 10 shirt as part of a package to remain at Arsenal.The Germany international is in the final seven months of his contract and is allowed to talk to foreign clubs about a switch in January.Ozil also wants a sizeable increase on current £150,000-a-week wages to extend his stay at the Emirates, according to The Sun. The contract issues have been rumbling on for months, with no resolution in sight and his performances this season have And the desire to wrench the coveted No 10 shirt is part of a move to expand his worldwide brand.His Instagram handle is m10_official and he wears the No 10 jersey when on international duty.Dennis Bergkamp and Robin van Pers
Manchester City v Arsenal: Six statistics which could prove pivotal

Manchester City v Arsenal: Six statistics which could prove pivotal

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