Arsenal to appoint a Sporting Director

The Telegraph has reported that the Gunners hope to sign a Sporting Director soon to handle the transition following Wenger’s departure.   With the feeling growing that the 67-year-old will leave at the end of the season, Arsenal has come under fire for not having a board member with much footballing experience to handle appointing…

Arsenal legend praises Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez has been praised by Arsenal legend Robert Pires after his 98th minute penalty against Burnley. The Arsenal icon praised the Chilean’s nerve, as he managed to perform a ‘Panenka penalty’ past the Burnley keeper to win the match very late on.   The 28 year old’s winner took his goal tally to 17…