Chile to play Sanchez despite injury

The Chilean outlet El Grafico have reported that the Arsenal forward is going to play for his national team against Uruguay, despite picking up an injury in training last week.   The 27 year old missed Chile’s 0-0 draw against Columbia last Thursday, after the player managed to sustain a low-grade hamstring tear during a…

Team news ahead of Arsenal – Tottenham

The Arsenal manager says that Kieran Gibbs is a doubt for Sunday’s match against Spurs, after the left back injured his shoulder in the 3-2 win over Ludogorets in the Champions League this week.   The young Englishman left the pitch to receive treatment; however he played on and managed to finish the full 90…

Arsenal suffer major injury blow

According to reports from the BBC’s David Ornstein, Arsenal centre back Gabriel Paulista is set to spend 6-8 weeks on the side-line. The defender suffered an ankle sprain during the pre-season friendly against Manchester City.   The Brazilian posted an Instagram photo this morning playing down the seriousness of the injury stating:   “Today I…

What part will Arsenal play in the Euros?

It’s not long till the European tournament starts this summer; with England playing well recently is there a chance that the three lions might be able to come away from France with the trophy. England has played well in their two friendlies this year, beating the Germans 3-2 and narrowly losing 3-2 to the Netherlands.…

Rosicky and Wilshere set to play for U21’s

Tomas Rosicky and Jack Wilshere are set to play their second game for Arsenal’s under-21s on Thursday, as they come closer to full match fitness. Wilshere has been out for more than 240 days and Rosicky more than 211.   Both Arsenal midfielders suffered severe injuries this season; hamstring and ankle injuries respectively. The Czech…

Ramsey prefers centre role

Aaron Ramsey scored the third goal in the Gunners 3-1 against Sunderland. The Welshman who has just recently recovered from a hamstring injury was playing in the centre for the Gunners, making a change from his usual position on the right hand side.   This is what Ramsey had to say on the importance of…