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Elneny Makes Shock Headline in 3-2 Defeat For Loan Side Besiktas Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Mohamed Elneny received a red card on his debut for Besiktas, in a fiery match that saw three players sent off.

Mesut Ozil calls second half capitulation against Watford annoying Mesut Ozil has called the Arsenal second-half capitulation against Watford annoying and one has to consider that a magnificent understatement. First and foremost have a quick read of what Ozil wrote on twitter and then let's see if the second half really was just annoying.

Explained: How Much Longer Do Arsenal Fans Give Unai Emery? Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Arsenal blew a two-goal lead away at Watford on Sunday and while the inquest will last all week, a lot of fans want to know how much longer do we give Unai Emery?

Confirmed: Arsenal set to beat Man Utd to the signing of Talented 15-year-old Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Arsenal are set to beat Manchester United to the signing of Sunderland 15-year-old Logan Pye, according to reports.

Watford 2-2 Arsenal: Gunners display had me screaming at the TV - Martin Keown Former Gunners defender Martin Keown says he watched his old side's second-half collapse in their draw against Watford in horror as their plan disintegrated, their confidence evaporated and their game management became non-existent.

Gunners skipper makes worrying claim after Hornets point ClubCall.com Arsenal Gunners skipper makes worrying claim after Hornets point.

Man Utd Manager Calls For Fairer Treatment Ahead of Arsenal Game Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Manchester United's manager, Casey Stoney, has called on sponsors to treat female players the way they treat male ones and focus on their talent not their looks.

Unai Emery Speaks Out After Another Arsenal Star Signs New Contract Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Unai Emery says it was a good decision for all parties involved for Joe Willock to sign a contract extension with the club.

Sokratis takes to Twitter to take responsibility for shocking display against Watford Arsenal defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos has refused to hide away following his terrible performance against Watford Sunday afternoon and has taken to Twitter to apologise to the Arsenal fans. The 31-year-old has accepted the blame for the result and promised to work hard to help Arsenal achieve their goals.

Revealed: How Many Games Will Lacazette Miss for Arsenal? Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Alexandre Lacazette is out until October with an ankle problem that he's been carrying for several weeks according to the club, but what games will he miss for Arsenal?

At least five players that started against Watford are not good enough for Arsenal The game against Watford today did not really tell us anything that we did not already know and that is that quite a few Arsenal players are simply not good enough to play for the club.

Unai Out I'm going to write this today, the day that Arsenal dropped three points to Watford, while I'm still a bit upset by the result. I apologize ahead of time if this is a bit angrier than I would be tomorrow but I have to go to work early and won't be able to write in the morning.

Arsenal's defence shot themselves in the foot against Watford MARTIN KEOWN: Your opponents are bottom of the table. They're devoid of confidence and staring at yet another defeat. It's half time and you're leading 2-0.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan scores on Roma debut as Italian side beat Sassuolo On-loan Arsenal forward Henrikh Mkhitaryan scores on his debut as AS Roma beat Sassuolo 4-2 in Serie A.

Moaning about VAR just masks over the catastrophic Arsenal performance It has nothing to do with VAR or Deulofeu's foot and everything to do with the shocking defending from Arsenal that cost us two points this afternoon. To try and deflect from what actually occurred is to bury one's head in the sand and I for one will not be jumping on the bandwagon.

Mesut Ozil reacts to Arsenal's 2-2 draw at Watford Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up. Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has given his thoughts on today's 2-2 draw against Watford.

'Absolutely gutted', some Arsenal fans feel sorry for star forward after Watford draw Some Arsenal fans have sympathised with striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang following the club's 2-2 Premier League draw against Watford on the road. The Gabon international had come into the game as the club's top scorer this season with three goals and he added to that tally with a brace during the first half against the Hornets.

Time for Unai Emery to make some drastic changes at Arsenal It cannot be ignored anymore, Arsenal has some serious issues and Unai Emery needs to get his act together and implement some drastic changes and fast. The defence is an utter mess, no one can deny that and while there are limited changes that can be made right now it does not mean that Arsenal has to persist with failure.

Can Rodri rescue Manchester City? - 10 THINGS WE LEARNED So It's advantage Liverpool in the title race. Manchester City slip up against Norwich while the Reds were full steam ahead against Newcastle. The race for the top four also stepped up a gear.

Arsenal man Axed From Ligue 1 Club 6 Months After Joining from Arsenal Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Gilles Grimandi, who left his position in the scouting team at Arsenal to become technical director at OGC Nice six months ago, looks to be out of the job already.

David Luiz has conceded 2 penalties in 4 games at Arsenal having only conceded 3 in 160 at Chelsea That is because in just 4 games he has already conceded two penalties at Arsenal, while only conceding three in 160 games at Chelsea. Crikey. Having watched Shkodran Mustafi shoot himself in the foot on far too regular an occasion, Arsenal fans now get to watch Luiz do the same thing.

Arsenal Top League v Watford Player ratings MOTM Aubameyang Wasn't exactly rushing to write this one We were outplayed from start to finish and threw away a two goal lead with some embarrassing and frankly pathetic defending. Arsenal managed to top the league during this match, that's the league for errors leading to goals.

The Dozen: Guardiola's grief and David Luiz's lunge – the best Premier League pictures Our picture editors choose their favourite images from the weekend’s matches.

'Only one to blame', some Arsenal fans slam experienced star after Watford draw A section of the Arsenal fans have slammed the performance of defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos following the 2-2 draw against Watford at Vicarage Road. The hosts started the game as the better side but the Gunners pounced on their defensive mistakes to score two goals via Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang before the break.

Watford 2-2 Arsenal: Gunners throw away two-goal advantage SAMI MOKBEL AT VICARAGE ROAD: On his return to the Premier League, Quique Sanchez Flores discovered somethings never change. In the face of adversity, Arsenal surrender.

Arsenal loanee Eddie Nketiah is 'a complete player', says Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa Eddie Nketiah has scored four goals in six appearances for Marcelo Bielsa’s side this season.

Arsenal boss Emery says he took Ceballos off because it was too hot Arsenal boss Unai Emery bizarrely claimed that he took Dani Ceballos off against Watford because it was too hot. Ceballos was replaced by Joe Willock on the hour mark.

Arsenal slammed by Graeme Souness after their second-half capitulation Arsenal had lead 2-0 in the first half after a brace from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gave the Gunners a comfortable half time lead.

Roma 4-2 Sassuolo: Mkhitaryan scores on debut for new side Henrikh Mkhitaryan opened his goal scoring account for Roma as his new side saw off Sassuolo in emphatic style at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday.

Arsenal defence makes a hash of goal kick system against Watford Arsenal boss Unai Emery is known to favour his side playing the ball out from the back, but the Gunners made a major error than enabled Watford to score in the second half at Vicarage Road on Sunday.

Arsenal: Unai Emery running out of time to solve shambles It was utterly shambolic. Let's put it into context just how bad the Gunners were. Bottom of the table Watford were better than from the 1st minute to the 94th. Bottom of the table Watford had more than 30 shots on goal. Bottom of the table Watford played their visitors off the park.

Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka says team were ‘scared’ in second half at Watford Arsenal’s captain, Granit Xhaka, accused his team of being ‘scared in the second half’ after they squandered a 2-0 interval lead and were hanging on for a 2-2 draw at the end.

Arsenal fans absolutely fuming at Unai Emery for collapse at Watford To say that Arsenal fans are unhappy with Unai Emery is an understatement of mega proportions, they are simply furious with him and rightfully so. His team selection, team tactics, the way he set the players up, the substitutions etc.

Watford look like their old selves now Quique Sánchez Flores is back - Nick Ames Quique Sánchez Flores’s return to Vicarage Road was not quite a winning but it was a great start as he inspired Watford to fight back from 2-0 down to earn a draw with Arsenal.

Gunners 'scared' by Watford claims Xhaka Captain Granit Xhaka said the Arsenal players were.

Emery on the display, Xhaka, Luiz, Ceballos Our head coach discusses the draw at Vicarage Road, playing out from the back and more.

Arsenal player ratings v Watford - one player gets a fully deserved 2 I have waited a good hour after the game finished to calm down before I do these player ratings but I fear that is not enough time, a week may not be enough. Anyway, here are the player ratings that are as fair and balanced as I can muster. Bernd Leno 7.

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Xhaka claims Arsenal were 'scared' as they collapsed at Watford The Gunners went into the break with a two-goal lead after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bagged a double but handed the Hornets a draw after a pair of errors leading to two goals.

Watford boss Flores thrilled to be back after Arsenal draw Quique Sanchez Flores says he has missed the "emotions" of the Premier League after his Watford side came back from two goals down to draw against Arsenal on his return to Vicarage Road. A goal from Tom Cleverley and a penalty from Roberto Pereyra earned a 2-2 draw for Watford after a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang brace in the first half.

Granit Xhaka admits Arsenal were too scared against Watford Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka says the Gunners "were too scared" as they let slip a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 at Watford.

Guendouzi left with egg on his face after flashing 2-1 gesture at fans Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi has learned the true meaning of the proverb 'it's not over until the fat lady sings' after he prematurely gloated to Watford fans on Sunday afternoon.

'Doing the Otamendi challenge' - Arsenal fans tear into Sokratis for gifting Watford goal Sokratis had a game to forget in Arsenal’s clash with Watford at Vicarage Road.

Arsenal boss Emery says Watford 'pushed for mistakes' Unai Emery says Watford "pushed for our mistakes" as Arsenal squandered a two goal lead to draw 2-2 at Vicarage Road. Second half errors by Sokratis and David Luiz cost Arsenal after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's early brace was cancelled out. Emery told BBC Sport: "They pushed us, Watford last year played like today.

Defensive mistakes - where do they stop? There's hardly a person interested in the Premier League or football in general that hasn't given a scathing opinion on Arsenal's ability to defend at least once in the last several seasons.

Watford 2-2 Arsenal: Sokratis & Luiz shambolic for woeful Gunners Arsenal produced a second half collapse to throw away two valuable points with more individual errors costing us during a 2-2 draw with Watford this evening. We started slowly but managed to grab the opening goal against the run of play as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang fired home on the turn in the 21st minute after being teed-up by Sead Kolasinac.

Premier League top scorers: Arsenal star Aubameyang rises, Aguero level with Chelsea ace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - 5. Raheem Sterling - 5. Teemu Pukki - 6. Tammy Abraham - 7. Sergio Aguero - 7.

Arsenal Vs Watford: 5 things we learned - Unai Emery has questions to answer Arsenal do what Arsenal do. After snatching two first-half goals thanks to the prolific Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, the Gunners capitulated under the pressure that Watford exerted on them. They lacked composure and conviction, they were set up poorly by Unai Emery, and they executed the gameplan riddled with mistakes.

Pepe failed to prove he can fill the boots of Lacazette NATHAN SALT AT VICARAGE ROAD: With Lacazette out of the side, the question was could Mesut Ozil and Nicolas Pepe ease the burden of goals on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang?

Watford 2-2 Arsenal Flores, who was brought back to Watford to replace the sacked Javi Gracia, opted to make two changes to his first line-up as the manager in his second spell as Gerard Deulofeu and Etienne Capoue replaced Roberto Pereyra and the injured Craig Cathcart.

Premier League: Watford 2 Arsenal 2 Arsenal threw away a two-goal lead at bottom club Watford, as Quique Sanchez Flores earned a point on his Vicarage Road homecoming.

Arsenal vs Watford player ratings: What is wrong with these people? For the next ten minutes, it was just a matter of how long it would take to get their second and, in answer, it took ten minutes. Mesut Ozil finally found himself some space, fed Ainsley Maitland-Niles perfectly, who put the ball where even Henrikh Mkhitaryan wouldn't have missed it for Aubameyang's second.

Four talking points as Arsenal draw 2-2 against Watford Watford showed fighting spirit in abundance as they recovered from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 against Arsenal in a breathtaking clash at Vicarage Road.

Roberto Pereyra completes comeback to earn Watford draw against Arsenal A glaring error by Arsenal’s Sokratis Papastathopoulos let Watford back into the game and Roberto Pereyra later scored from the penalty spot to make it 2-2.

Watford 2 Arsenal 2 LIVE REACTION: Hornets stage heroic second-half fightback as goals from Pereyra and Cleverley cancel out Aubameyang's brace FULL-TIME - What a second half as the two sides go home with a point. Arsenal had the three points in their grasp but completely chucked it away with suicidal defending. The Hornets deserved a point for their second half display. DOUCOURE can't believe he hasn't scored!\n\n.

Match report: Watford 2-2 Arsenal Aubameyang's brace is cancelled out by a second-half comeback from the Hornets.

Premier League Match Recap: Arsenal 2 - Watford 2 Watford had a chance to take all 3 points in the final seconds of the game, when Deulofeu crossed the ball to Doucoure who had a open goal mouth. Leno made an amazing save coming back across the goal to save the points. Arsenal went from a secured three points to one point in the matter of 33 minutes.

Mistakes cost Arsenal as they hold on for draw at Watford Arsenal held on for a point at Vicarage Road after a dominant second-half display from Watford. Mistakes from Sokratis and David Luiz cost Arsenal after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's two goals were cancelled out in a whirlwind 2-2 draw.

Arsenal at Watford: Community player ratings Arsenal's particular skill of making really bad teams look really good was on full display today against last-placed Watford.

Watford - Arsenal : 2-2 As Lacazette was out with an ankle injury we migh have expected a few changes. A first start for Özil in this campaign and Ceballos getting a starting place.

Arsenal lucky to scrape a draw after blowing two goal lead This was a game of two halves, a first half that saw Arsenal race into a two-goal lead following a brace from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and a second half that saw characteristic errors from the Arsenal defence that allowed Watford back into the game.

Watford vs Arsenal - Premier League 2019/20: LIVE score and updates Quique Sanchez Flores takes charge of his first game back as Watford manager after replacing Javi Gracia in the dugout. Sportsmail's SAM McEVOY will provide live coverage for the tie.

Leeds victory over Barnsley marred by ugly scenes with fans clashing Police were called in to intervene as Leeds supporters spilled out into home sections of the stadium before inflicting violence upon opposing fans.

Watford v Arsenal: Premier League – live! Minute-by-minute report: Will Quique Sánchez Flores win his first game in charge in his second spell at Watford? Join Rob Smyth to find out.

Video - Aubameyang steamrollering Watford with his second goal No sooner had I posted up a video of Aubameyang's opening goal against Watford he goes and scores another one, he is on fire today. This was his fifth goal of the season and now he is just a couple behind pacesetters Sergio Aguero and Tammy Abrahams in the battle to be Premier League top scorer of the season.

Video - Aubameyang twist and turn shot gives Arsenal lead over Watford Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has put Arsenal 1-0 up against Watford with a sweetly taken shot into the left corner of the net. Dani Ceballos robbed Watfords Will Hughes and the ball spun to Saed Kolasinac who sped forward before feeding Aubameyang just inside the Watford penalty area, a nice turn on the ball and bang, in it went.

William Saliba 'with Arsenal fans in away end' at Watford during injury rehabilitation Arsenal summer signing William Saliba may have to wait a year to play for the Gunners, but is wasting no time getting to know the fans. The defender is spending the season back on loan Saint-Etienne after agreeing a deal to become a Gunners from the 2020-21 season but is currently sidelined with injury.

Watford vs Arsenal, Premier League: live score and latest updates Capoue makes a sliding and vital interception to block off a pass that would have freed Aubameyang for a run through on goal from 25 yards.

Unai Emery needs time at Arsenal despite 'baffling' Liverpool tactics - Robbie Fowler Robbie Fowler believes Arsenal must give Unai Emery more time before judging his worth as a manager. The Gunners have made a stuttering start to the season with a defeat to Liverpool and a pulsating draw with Tottenham to leave them seventh in the Premier League table.

Arsenal at Watford lineups, match chat: Derby-ish Let’s get some more points!

Official Arsenal team to face Watford and live stream update Arsenal drew last time out against bitter North London rivals Tottenham and Watford picked up their first point of the season away at Newcastle United. Arsenal will go third today with a win over the Hornets and Unai Emery has gone with an attack-minded team as was expected.

Confirmed line-ups: Watford vs Arsenal - Ozil starts for Gunners Arsenal desperately need to come away with all three points when we take on Watford at Vicarage Road in today's 4.30pm kick-off. Unai Emery has handed Mesut Ozil his first start of the season as the German international is recalled in attack this afternoon.

Nacho Monreal scores on Real Sociedad debut as Arsenal fans delight in seeing him beat Kieran Trippier's Atletico Madrid NACHO MONREAL scored on his Real Sociedad debut as Arsenal fans were left delighted after seeing him beat Kieran Trippier's Atletico Madrid. The Spanish left-back, 33, netted in his side's 2-0 home win over much-fancied Atletico Madrid.

Premier League - Watford Vs Arsenal - Live! Watford are rock bottom of the Premier League, can the Hornets pull off an upset tonight? We are 15 minutes away! Final preparations for both sides underway! Guess who's back, back again? Quique Sánchez Flores is back, tell a friend! Yes, Watford fans!

'He's the new Ole Gunnar Solskaer!' Arsenal fans rave about Leeds United supersub Eddie Nketiah Arsenal news - Eddie Nketiah came off the bench for Leeds United to make a vital contribution in their win away at Barnsley in the Championship.

Arsenal news: Unai Emery urged to join race for Jadon Sancho's signature Arsenal have been urged to sign Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho ahead of Man Utd and Man City by Paul Merson. - Squawka.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery slated over ‘bewildering’ decision to keep selecting Granit Xhaka Arsenal manager Unai Emery has continued to place faith in Granit Xhaka.

Ozil is not fit often enough at Arsenal warns Mertesacker as former captain explains why Emery leaves the playmaker out MESUT OZIL is not fit enough to play for Arsenal, according to Per Mertesacker - and the former captain has explained why Unai Emery keeps leaving the playmaker out of the team. The Gunners' Academy chief, 34, admitted he has tried everything under the sun to try to motivate Ozil, but failed to get through to him.

Which channels to watch Watford v Arsenal on - Global TV and Live Streams Arsenal visits Vicarage Road later today to take on Watford with the incentive of going third if they can collect all three points at the expense of the Hornets.

Arsenal leading Man Utd in race for Sunderland defensive starlet Arsenal are reportedly leading the race to sign highly-rated 15-year-old Logan Pye from Sunderland. Pye has already played four times for Sunderland's Under-18 side this season and has also been attracting interest from Manchester United - who were said to have been on the verge of bidding for the youngster over the summer.

Arsenal eyeing Logan Pye with Manchester United interested Pye, who has played four times for Sunderland's Under-18 side this season, is also attracting interest from Manchester United, who were on the verge of bidding for him in the summer.

Arsenal and Manchester United in transfer battle to sign Sunderland starlet Logan Pye Arsenal appear to be winning the race to sign highly-rated Sunderland teenager Logan Pye ahead of top-six rivals Manchester United. The 15-year-old has impressed scouts from both sides and will turn 16 in October meaning interested clubs will be able to sign him before he turns professional.

Watford v Arsenal. Pre match thoughts and the predicted teams After winning their FA Cup semi final they then had a dire run losing to Arsenal, Wolverhampton, Chelsea and West Ham, just managing a 2-1 win against doomed Huddersfield. And curiously that was much the same for us after getting through the Europa League quarter final.

Three Arsenal players that can make the difference against Watford If Arsenal is to beat Watford today they will need certain players to step up to the plate, players that can make a difference, especially if the game gets bogged down in physicality. Arsenal has players that can open up defences and change the game and it is those players that can make all the difference today.

Report - John-Jules hits brace; Holding and Mavropanos feature as Arsenal U23s beat Leicester Premier League 2 Arsenal 2 Leicester City 1. Tyreece John-Jules scored a brace as Arsenal U23s came from behind to beat Leicester City 2-1 at Emirates Stadium yesterday, with Steve Bould's side maintaining their unbeaten start to the season.

Arsenal: Dani Ceballos has it all figured out already But Ceballos gets it already. The creative attacker knows that, even when put up against the goal scoring prowess of Aubameyang, Lacazette is still the feature. And it's for the same reason that everyone has been saying this for years. Because if you judge Lacazette based on goal value, you'll be disappointed.

Arsenal to gazump Man Utd transfer for Sunderland teen defender Logan Pye ARSENAL are set to beat Manchester United in the race for the signature of Sunderland teenager Logan Pye. The Gunners look poised to pounce in the next transfer window when the versatile Pye, 15, will be old enough to join them. He has been earmarked for a move to United for some time and the club thought about a bid this summer.

Arsene Wenger's near-misses as Arsenal manager Over time and following the end of his remarkable 22-year spell in north London, Arsene Wenger has given us some fascinating insight into the players he nearly signed but just missed out on.

Watford vs Arsenal, Premier League 2019-20: What time is kick-off today, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction? This season, Willock started Arsenal's opening three Premier League matches which earned him a call-up to the latest England Under-21 squad. We rely on advertising to help fund our award-winning journalism. We urge you to turn off your ad blocker for The Telegraph website so that you can continue to access our quality content in the future.

Watford Preview: Sting Like A Butterfly… The Premier League returns properly this afternoon with the short hop to Hertfordshire. Watford, sitting bottom of the table and without a win all season, against Arsenal, who with a win can go third; what could possibly go wrong. All eyes are on the forwards but Unai Emery has decisions to make all over the pitch.

Watford v Arsenal preview - Fresh injury blow, Ceballos to start in 4-3-3 + prediction Arsenal desperately need to come away with all three points when we take on Watford at Vicarage Road in today's 4.30pm kick-off. It was a frustrating Saturday for us as Tottenham, Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United all won so the pressure is now on Arsenal to respond by beating Watford this afternoon.

Unai Emery rolled dice to pick team. Two key strikers miss out. Thirty years of having to put up with Snickers when all the time I knew them as Marathons. No, not the 26 mile run around London or other cities but the chocolate bars which I love. Weird though as I have a allergy towards many nuts but not peanuts. Or cashews, but the rest I have to swerve.

Watford v Arsenal match preview and score prediction Finally, football is back for Arsenal after the seemingly endless international break and they have a great opportunity of collecting all three points against bottom side Watford at Vicarage Road later today.

No Lacazette - but Welbeck is back Finally, the Premier League is back, after the oh so boring International break! Our 5th game of the season, is a trip to Vicarage Road, to face a Watford side, who are bottom of the table. After 3 losses and 1 draw, they decided to give Javi Gracia his P45 and reappoint Quique Sanchez Flores - who managed them during the 2015-16 season.

Nelson set to step up with Aubameyang moving to the centre at Watford Our training ground neighbours are our next opponents, though this may be trickier than anticipated considering their recent managerial change. But there is some beef, of sorts, between us, so it's intriguing to see how this will pan out. The usual talk when we play them is the "cojones" issue, but that's water under the bridge.

'He's very important to us' - Unai Emery speaks on 26-year-old star amid fan criticism Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has said that midfielder Granit Xhaka remains a 'very important' player in the first-team squad despite his tendency to make the odd mistake on the field of play.

Arsenal’s Matteo Guendouzi can thrive if he heeds cautionary tales The young midfielder has a fire, an intensity and a hatred of defeat, qualities that were not so apparent in some of his predecessors in the Emirates engine room.

Time for a performance All the usual suspects won their games… bar City, they lost in an embarrassing 2-3 thriller away at Norwich. What a result for Premier League new boys. They were well worth it as well. Very organised. They ran their guts out. They took their opps when they were presented to them and they carved out one really awesome counter-attacking goal.

'You couldn't write it' - Arsenal fans can't believe what Mohamed Elneny did on Besiktas debut The midfielder is on a season long loan from the Gunners.

Charlie Nicholas' Premier League predictions: Bournemouth vs Everton, Watford vs Arsenal and more Charlie Nicholas is back with his latest Premier League predictions, including Bournemouth vs Everton and Watford vs Arsenal… Will Arsenal secure a third Premier League win of the season? Former Arsenal and Scotland striker Charlie Nicholas is back with his predictions for this week's games… We are looking at goals for both teams.

Watford vs Arsenal: Best bets for Sunday's Premier League games Expert betting tips for Gunners’ trip to Vicarage Road, plus Everton at Bournemouth.

Arsenal: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has one clear task Arsenal are without Alexandre Lacazette until October, so Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's to-do list just became one thing and one thing only. Arsenal's bigges…

What channel is Watford vs Arsenal on? TV and live stream information Arsenal have made a positive start to the season but Watford are looking for a new manager bounce with Quique Sanchez Flores.

Emery: Xhaka is very important for us Unai Emery has stressed how important he feels Granit Xhaka is to Arsenal, citing his character and the fact he gives the team midfield balance.

Man City Propose Transfer Window Solution for Premier League Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Manchester City have proposed a solution to help the Premier League deal with the mess they've created by shutting their transfer window before the rest of the world.

Arsenal must get real - will injured stars returning actually make a difference? Hector Bellerin, Rob Holding and Kieran Tierney will all soon be available for selection at Arsenal, while Nicolas Pepe is also approaching peak match fitness.

Arsenal summer signing Kieran Tierney hailed a bargain in bold Man Utd comparison Arsenal’s Kieran Tierney could turn out to be the bargain of the summer.

Paul Merson makes pointed Wilfried Zaha remark after failed Arsenal and Everton transfer moves Crystal Palace stood firm on their £80million valuation, however, and Zaha stayed put, even despite handing in a transfer request at Selhurst Park. Zaha started the season on the substitutes' bench, following all the speculation, but was soon in the starting lineup as Palace secured seven points from their opening four games.

Granit Xhaka is not dirtiest player in the Premier League – One star commits more fouls Luka Milivojevic - 17 fouls. Xhaka only committed three fouls in his two other appearances this season, leaving him well behind top-flight bad-boy Luka Milivojevic. The Crystal Palace captain has committed 17 fouls already this season, picking up three yellow cards in his four matches.

Arsenal: Nicolas Pepe will make Alexandre Lacazette injury much easier That man is Nicolas Pepe. The record-breaking signing that all of a sudden people are questioning for literally no reason. Honestly, the man hasn't played but a couple hundred minutes and he's already under the microscope as if people have seen all they need to see.

Unai Emery defends Granit Xhaka amid Arsenal captaincy rumours Gunners boss says Xhaka brings unique quality to the team ahead of Watford clash.

Some fans slam Unai Emery after his decision claims he is confused Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up.

Emery Gives Worrisome Nicolas Pepe Update Ahead of Watford Clash Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Unai Emery has admitted that Nicolas Pepe has a problem but that he doesn't know what it is in one of the weirder updates from the Spaniard.

Arsenal cannot have any excuses if they do not beat Watford If Arsenal want to be serious contenders for a top-four spot or dare I say, title challengers, then they have to be beating teams like Watford on their own ground. There cannot be any ifs or buts or excuses, Arsenal has a better squad of players than Watford and it is unrealistic to suggest otherwise.

Confirmed: Premier League Referees WILL Use VAR More From This Weekend Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Premier League refs are set to use VAR more despite saying they wouldn't.

Watford vs Arsenal: Team News and Predicted XI with 4-2-3-1 Formation Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Arsenal face Watford in their first Premier League fixture after the international break, travelling to Vicarage Road on Sunday.

Is Arsenal's Defence Setup Actually Better Than Last Season? Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Everyone who has followed Arsenal in recent years would agree that the club's defensive line needs a lot of work.

14 year old Alex Kovacevic called up as Arsenal U18s lose to Leicester Leicester City 1 Arsenal 0. Arsenal U18s returned to action on Saturday but suffered a 1-0 defeat away to Leicester City as their inconsistent start to the season continued. James Hillson featured in goal as an overage player, with 14 year old Alex Kovacevic being named on the bench.

Unai Emery gets ready to name Granit Xhaka as captain Arsenal manager Unai Emery is preparing to make Granit Xhaka his new captain. The Switzerland international is not one of the more popular players amongst the fans.

Watford vs Arsenal: Pepe, Ceballos and Nelson to Start, Ozil Dropped Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Alexandre Lacazette has been ruled out until October, so Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could be back in a central role for the trip to Watford.

Unai Emery reveals he bumped into Javi Gracia while on holiday Local Premier League rivals Javi Gracia and Unai Emery laughed when they bumped into each other on holiday last weekend. The fellow Spaniards have become close friends.

Arsenal: Where Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin can really make a difference Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin returned to first-team training this week. Where the Arsenal full-back pair can really enact change is in the team's abi…

Shkodran Mustafi now knows where he stands with Unai Emery If there is one player that the Arsenal fans want sold it is Shkodran Mustafi, he has been booed, the manager told him to find another club and he has yet to make a matchday squad this season.

Cathcart insists Watford aren't in turmoil despite managerial changes Craig Cathcart insists the Watford changing room remains strong and stable despite the constant changing of coaching staff at Vicarage Road ahead of Quique Sanchez Flores' return to the dugout.

Unai Emery was with Javi Gracia when he was sacked…now Arsenal boss is preparing to face his pal's Watford replacement UNAI EMERY was talking face-to-face with Javi Gracia when Watford told his old pal he was sacked. In a remarkable turn of events, Emery ran into his former team-mate when they were back in Spain during the international break and the pair were chatting about the prospect of their teams clashing today.

Danny Welbeck Sends Message To Arsenal Fans Ahead Of Watford Clash Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. When Arsenal face Watford in the Premier League it's usually all about Troy Deeney, but this time we've got a proper striker to talk about - Danny Welbeck.

Unai Emery hails under-fire Granit Xhaka as leader for Arsenal Unai Emery has defended Granit Xhaka after the midfielder's performance against Tottenham. Xhaka gave away a penalty in a woeful display in the 2-2 draw with Spurs, but remains a candidate to be Arsenal's new captain.

Emery defends Xhaka as boss prepares to make under-fire star Arsenal's new captain UNAI EMERY has defended Granit Xhaka amid speculation he is about to name him Arsenal captain. Gunners fans were furious with the Swiss international after a typically reckless challenge conceded a penalty in the 2-2 North London derby a fortnight ago.

Per Mertesacker explains how Unai Emery has impacted Arsenal Emery took over from Arsene Wenger last season after more than two decades in north London.

Per Mertesacker sends message to Arsenal star Mesut Ozil Observers have been left scratching their heads as to why the £350,000-a-week playmaker is unable to nail down a regular spot in boss Unai Emery's starting XI. And Mertesacker says there are steps that Ozil can take to recifty the problem. He said: "I hope Mesut can get fit.

'What did we do, buy back option?' - Arsenal fans can't believe what Donyell Malen has done A player that Ajax really didn't want to lose, the striker made an impressive instant impact at Arsenal as he produced some encouraging performances at U18 level and quickly made the step up to what was then the U21s. However, Malen didn't push on as expected at the Emirates and was sold to PSV Eindhoven in 2017.

Shocking: Premier League Instructs Referees to Use VAR More, Refs Say No! Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. The Premier League has reportedly told referees to use VAR more to put an end to the controversies we've already seen this season but the referees are happy with how things are going.

Three Arsenal positions up for grabs against Watford - who would you choose? The first position is who will replace Alexandre Lacazette up front and I would suggest it could be between Gabriel Martinelli and Reiss Nelson.

Paul Merson delivers Tottenham verdict that will worry Arsenal, Chelsea and Man United fans The former Arsenal man was impressed with what he saw.

Match report: Leicester City 1-0 Arsenal U-18 Ken Gillard’s side are left to rue missed chances against the Foxes.

Former Arsenal captains clash over their views on Arsene Wenger Robin van Persie has slammed Per Mertesacker for his recent criticism of Arsenal legend Arsene Wenger, defending the Frenchman a 'great coach'. The pair spent one season playing together under Wenger before Van Persie, then Arsenal captain, moved across the Premier League to join Manchester United in 2013.

Arsenal: Dani Ceballos delivering that crucial counter-punch Just weeks after the somewhat disturbing reports that Dani Ceballos explicitly asked not to be sold to Arsenal, and that his loan not have an option to buy, the counter-punch has been delivered and it has connected in a pretty hefty way.

Eat, sleep, breathe, drink, Arsenal Comment and review from a lifelong fan.

'Trippier thought he could run' - Arsenal fans love what Nacho Monreal did on Sociedad debut Two former North Londoners went head-to-head on Saturday.

Watch Arsenal flop Mohamed Elneny get sent off for ridiculous tackle on Besiktas debut Arsenal loanee Mohamed Elneny lashed out and received a deserved red card on his Besiktas debut.

Arsenal now know what a win against Watford means Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham all won today but incredibly Manchester City lost to newly-promoted Norwich City. That means that a win for Arsenal tomorrow against Watford at Vicarage Road will take them to third in the standings on the same points as City who will only occupy second courtesy of goal difference.

Arsenal's best 4-2-3-1 line-up to face Watford: Ceballos to start, no Xhaka Arsenal desperately need to come away with all three points when we take on Watford at Vicarage Road on Sunday afternoon. This is the line-up I'd like Unai Emery to select… Goalkeeper: Leno.

'Only two points behind' - Arsenal and Spurs fans can't hide delight as Man City lose to Norwich Pep Guardiola's side suffered a shock defeat to Norwich.

Real Sociedad 2-0 Atletico Madrid: Monreal and Odegaard strike in win Former Arsenal full-back Nacho Monreal scored on his debut as Real Sociedad stunned La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid beating them 2-0.

Watford v Arsenal match preview: Team news, stats Get all the key information ahead of our Premier League clash at Vicarage Road on Sunday.

Robin van Persie tells Arsenal coach Unai Emery the one thing he must not do "If you are the coach of Arsenal, you should play to your own strengths and not adjust so much to the strength of the opponents, because a top six team should play to their own strengths." Emery was criticised for switching his midfield to a diamond shape for the 3-1 defeat at Anfield two weeks ago.

What the new Watford manager says about Unai Emery Watford new manager Quique Sánchez Flores has been talking about the upcoming game against Arsenal and what he thinks of Arsenal coach Unai Emery. Flores calls Emery a very clever guy who is always looking to take advantage of different situations and that he will be looking to surprise his opposite number.

Emiliano Martinez performed transfer U-turn after Arsenal promise Emiliano Martinez has revealed he was assured of game time this season at Arsenal. The goalkeeper is currently behind Bernd Leno, but the current No.1 has faced criticism for some errors this season. Gary Neville feels Leno is not the elite goalkeeper Arsenal need and Martinez has now fired a warning at his team-mate.

Unai Emery's press conference ahead of the Sunday's match against Watford Arsenal manager Unai Emery answered a few questions ahead of the team's match against Watford. Asked to comment of Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney, Emery said they were back in full training but would probably sit out the Sunday's match.

Confirmed: Wenger Lands High Profile FIFA Position Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. According to the New York Times, Arsene Wenger will join FIFA as a Technical Director next month in a story that first began some time ago.

Iwobi tells Arsenal he has found new home after Everton move Alex Iwobi feels like he has found a "new home" at Everton following his Deadline Day move from Arsenal.

Arsenal vs Watford: Matteo Guendouzi's time to shine Arsenal's upcoming match against Watford has some potential red flags, but Matteo Guendouzi can put them all away by himself. I was supremely confident goi…

Arsenal at Watford Preview: Keeping Watford in a Slump WHAT: Arsenal at Watford. WHERE: Vicarage Road, Watford, Hertfordshire. WHEN: Sunday, September 15th, 8:30 AM PT - 11:30 AM ET - 4:30 PM BT. Be sure to check livesoccer.tv for all your international streaming needs. Please do not discuss links to illegal streams here.

Daily dose of Dick I was joking around on Twitter the other day saying that I was going to read a chapter from Moby Dick every day and reflect on the contents, the joke being that I was going to call it my 'Daily Dose of Dick.' As it is with all things like this, the joke had a kernel of truth in it.

Clear dangers Arsenal must overcome against Watford Watford may be bottom of the standings and just gone through a change in management but it would not be the brightest move to underestimate them, they are more than capable of getting a result against Arsenal on Sunday afternoon at Vicarage Road.

Football betting tips: Arsenal new-boy Nicolas Pepe to open account for Gunners against Watford - Premier League predictions THE Premier League is back - and it's already been an action-packed weekend. Manchester United ground out three points to see off Leicester at Old Trafford, whilst table-toppers Liverpool stormed back from behind to beat Newcastle 3-1.

Arsenal boss Emery tells Ceballos one thing after star's message about Liverpool loss Unai Emery has told Dani Ceballos that he needs to adapt to the Premier League fast.

Match report: Arsenal U23 2-1 Leicester City John-Jules strikes twice as we complete an impressive comeback at Emirates Stadium.

Arsenal FC Starting Xi vs Watford - Ceballos Torreira starts Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up. Quique Sanchez Flores is the main storyline heading into the Sunday matinee between his Watford FC side and visiting Arsenal.

Gallery: Final preparations for Watford trip See a selection of images from the final training session as Arsenal get set to face Watford in the Premier League on Sunday.

Arsenal: Joe Willock an emptier canvas than Matteo Guendouzi I have loved seeing Willock feature so much in the first team, and I love how willing Unai Emery is to give him a chance, but for me, the one thing I haven't yet seen from Willock is the one thing that Matteo Guendouzi hasn't mastered yet either-dynamism.

Paul Merson tells Arsenal to beat Man Utd to Jadon Sancho… but he could return to Man City Jadon Sancho lit up the Bundesliga last season and courted interest from Manchester United and Liverpool.

This is the midfield Arsenal must go with against Watford The midfield could arguably be the most important area to control in the game against Watford and Unai Emery picking the right men could end up making the difference on Sunday.

Paul Merson urges Arsenal to move for Jadon Sancho Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up. Former Arsenal forward Paul Merson has urged the Gunners to make a move for Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho in next summer's transfer window.

We will never forget A quick word for those that lost their lives on September 11th, 2001 - and a minute to remember the spirit and heart of the American people.

Emery to give Arsenal youngsters more chances Arsenal boss Unai Emery is more than happy to keep giving opportunities to the younger members of his squad, with striker Alexandre Lacazette out until October due to injury.

Ex-Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi reveals the reason he quit the Gunners for Everton - hinting he was too 'comfortable' at the Emirates ALEX IWOBI revealed the reason he left Arsenal for Everton this summer - hinting he was "too comfortable" at the Emirates. The winger, 23, came through the Gunners academy before breaking into the first team in 2015. After 149 appearances, though, he made the switch in a £38million move to Goodison Park over the summer.

Arsenal U23 2 Leicester U23 1: Player ratings Two second-half goals from Tyreece John-Jules saw Arsenal under-23s claim the Premier League 2 Division One points at Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

Arsenal newbie William Saliba makes shock appearance at training - and is given the No17 shirt ARSENAL'S new signing William Saliba made a shock appearance in training for the first time since completing his switch. The defender completed a £27million move from Saint-Etienne this summer but was loaned back to the French side for the season.

Premier League 2: Arsenal U23 2 Leicester U23 1 Tyreece John-Jules shone as Arsenal U23s continued their strong start to the Premier League 2 Division One season with a 2-1 win over Leicester City U23s.

Arsenal star elneny announces Ozil advice got deal done Arsenal star Mohamed Elneny has revealed that advice from Mesut Ozil helped get his transfer deal to Besiktas done in the summer window.

City's Under-23s Narrowly Beaten At Arsenal Leicester City's Development Squad were unfortunate in defeat in the capital as Arsenal came from behind to win 2-1 at Emirates Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Arsenal: The concerning Unai Emery whispers Now, I have no idea if those whispers are true, but Smith is a reputable reporter who will certainly have links at the club and I have little reason to doubt his rather substantial claim - he must be confident in his own reporting to say it in the first place.

Four former players and a supercomputer predict Watford v Arsenal result Former players turned pundits love predicting Arsenal results and the game against Watford is no different, though I am a little surprised by some of their predictions this week.

Unai Emery confirms this player will be given another chance Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up. Shkodran Mustafi is back in Unai Emery's plans the same as any other player in the squad, according to the head coach himself.

Arsenal news: ‘Invincibles are Premier League’s best’ – Martin Keown overlooks Man City’s treble winners - Goal.com Manchester City may have secured an historic domestic treble in 2018-19 but Arsenal's Invincibles of 2003-04 remain the best side of the Premier League era, says Martin Keown. An iconic side from Arsene Wenger's 22-year reign in north London went an entire top-flight season unbeaten.

Willock opens up after penning big new Arsenal contract Joe Willock has admitted that he knew Arsenal was the club for him after he opened up about signing a new contract at the Emirates.

Mohamed Elneny: Mesut Ozil told me to leave Arsenal for Besiktas Mohamed Elneny has revealed Arsenal star Mesut Ozil played a large part in him leaving Arsenal for Besiktas this summer. The Egypt international joined the Turkish giants on a season-long loan after three and a half years at Arsenal in which he made 89 appearances and scored twice.

Paul Merson urges Arsenal to be in mix if star player becomes available Paul Merson has called on Arsenal to be in the mix if there is a chance that Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho could leave the club. The 19-year-old has been in sensational form for Dortmund over the past 12 months, with his stock rising further last week when scoring his first two goals for the senior England side.

Watford v Arsenal: how have Watford been doing; how will Arsenal respond Watford have lost both their home games so far, while Arsenal have won one and lost one of their away games. A win, and with other results going our way, would take us up to third. Leicester are away to Manchester United and Palace are away to Tottenham, so defeats in both cases are possible.

What they are saying about Watford v Arsenal. Rating the journalists What we are doing in this little series is looking at various blog and newspaper commentaries and previews and through using four simple focal points trying to evaluate if any of them actually say anything meaningful or helpful at all.

'Van Dijk has Chambers' posters' - Arsenal fans mock Liverpool after Newcastle open the scoring Liverpool are playing Newcastle at Anfield.

Arsenal suffer huge blow ahead of upcoming Nottingham Forest clash Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up. Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette has been ruled out of the club's upcoming cup clash with Nottingham Forest.

Jadon Sancho transfer news: ‘Arsenal should be in for him’ – Paul Merson wants Gunners in transfer mix with Manchester United & City - Goal.com Arsenal should be putting themselves in the mix to sign Jadon Sancho if a transfer door is opened, says Paul Merson, but Manchester rivals United and City are likely to provide stiff competition.

Five things Arsenal must do if they want to beat Watford The season is still very early but with Arsenal above Tottenham, Chelsea and Man Utd it is imperative that they collect all three points against Watford tomorrow and remain above their closest top-four rivals.

'Will I play?' Aston Villa favourite lifts lid on Arsenal legend Theirry Henry manager talks Aston Villa latest - Alan Hutton opens up about the former Barcelona striker staging talks to become Villa's new boss while revealing what the players said amid Dean Smith's appointment.

Robin van Persie urges Unai Emery to evolve his own style at Arsenal EXCLUSIVE BY AMITAI WINEHOUSE: Robin van Persie believes Unai Emery is too reactive for an Arsenal manager and wants him to stop worrying about the opposition so much.

It's Friday, It's Five to Five…It's Laca-Knack! You've got to be a certain age to understand that one. And, of course, watched British kids TV. Crackerjack! was a national institution; the list of presenters was a Who's Who of television from the 1950s through to the 80s. And Stew Francis. No, not the Canadian punmeister.

WATARS: Five things to look out for We pick out five things you should know ahead of our return to Premier League action at Watford on Sunday.

Ramsey and De Ligt ready for centre stage at Juventus ALVISE CAGNAZZO IN ITALY: Aaron Ramsey has had his settling in period hampered by injury while Matthijs De Ligt found himself benched for their first match.

Alexandre Lacazette sends message to Arsenal fans after injury blow Alexandre Lacazette has promised Arsenal fans he is already thinking about his comeback after he was ruled out until next month with an ankle injury. Lacazette has already scored twice in three Premier League appearances so far this season but has been managing the problem and has only played 147 minutes in total.

Lacazette is a blow but the rest is all good news…. So, as we all know, Arsenal have made an announcement that Alex Lacazette is out "until October" with an ankle problem, but, to be fair, we still have Pepe, Aubameyang and Ceballos to strike fear into opposing defenders, and we all know that Aubz prefers to play down the middle anyway.

Jose Mourinho explains why Alexis Sanchez failed at Man Utd after Arsenal transfer Alexis Sanchez was allowed to leave Manchester United on loan for Inter Milan this summer after struggling to fulfil expectations, and Jose Mourinho has explained why the forward struggled. Sanchez picked United over Manchester City in January 2018 with the Old Trafford club thinking they had got one over their rivals.

Arsenal: Can Unai Emery finally establish an identity? One of Unai Emery's biggest issues since his appointment as Arsenal's manager has been the lack of identity in which Arsenal play. Since his appointment at…

One door shuts and all that…. Just as the official site updated the status of our defensive players to 'back in full training' which is brilliant to read, Alexander Lacazette has been ruled out for a few weeks because of an ankle injury. The team will miss him, not just because he's our centre forward but because he's a grafter.

Preview: Arsenal U-23 v Leicester City Get all the key information ahead of Saturday's Premier League 2 clash at Emirates Stadium.

Emery urges patience over record-signing Pepe ClubCall.com Arsenal Emery urges patience over record-signing Pepe.

Expectations - How good can this Arsenal team be? Following Mikes post comparing the class of 2019 to the class of 2017 I thought it would be good to look at how strong we are "on paper" relative to our other top 6 rivals.

9am Arsenal news LIVE: Watford build up, Saliba training with Gunners, Wenger set for Fifa job, Xhaka and Torreira fit 🤨 @Aubameyang7 pic.twitter.com\/10mV7Meufp\n. - Arsenal September 14, 2019\n. \n","raw":" ARSENAL are targeting three points in today's short trip to Watford as the Premier League returns.

Could Arsenal star be all set for big time Madrid move? Could Arsenal really lose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at the end of the season? Read all the latest Arsenal news with click right HERE! ARSENAL ANNOUNCE DEAL DONE, Kanu makes Pepe claim, Shut the f**k up! Aubameyang 'in secret transfer talks' **Do you have something to say about your club?

Premier League Bingo: Liverpool vs Newcastle coverage, Maguire vs Leicester, Arsenal loss Express Sport takes a tongue-in-cheek look at what is nailed on to happen this weekend, with Liverpool vs Newcastle archives, Harry Maguire camera cuts and Quique Sanchez Flores wizardry all featuring.

Chelsea should make move to sign Arsenal target Zaha Chelsea SHOULD reignite their interest in Wilfred Zaha if they manage to get their transfer ban overturned before January.

Unai Emery drops Nicolas Pepe selection hint ahead of Watford vs Arsenal Unai Emery is hopeful Nicolas Pepe will be fit enough to play a starring role for Arsenal against Watford on Sunday. The club's record signing has shown flashes of huge potential during the opening weeks of the new season following his £72million move from Lille.

Dan's EPL predictions Week 5 - Arsenal to slip up away from home again? Liverpool 5-1 Newcastle Steve Bruce will have to use Toon's shock win at Spurs to make his players believe, yet I think we are at the stage where some teams are already beaten in the tunnel at Anfield. If Liverpool score early this could get messy.

Emery happy to accommodate Mustafi Unai Emery says he has no problem with Shkodran Mustafi's decision to stay at Arsenal despite making it clear this summer that he was happy for the German to leave the club.

Unai Emery makes dramatic U-turn over Arsenal defender's future Arsenal boss Unai Emery has drastically changed his opinion on Shkodran Mustafi after the defender failed to secure a move in the transfer window. The 27-year-old centre-back has not featured in the squad so far this season and the German looked all set to leave The Emirates last month after Emery publicly admitted he could leave.

Emery ready to give youth a chance after hammer blow to Lacazette Arsenal will be without forward Alexandre Lacazette until October due to injury, but boss Unai Emery is more than happy to keep giving opportunities to the younger members of his squad.

Watford v Arsenal: match preview Watford face a daunting clash against free-wheeling Arsenal and could remain bottom of the league for the time being.

Pepe Ceballos Willock feature in Arsenal news and gossip Here is a roundup of the latest Arsenal news from icfootballnews. Joe Willock has signed a new long-term contract with Arsenal.

Alex Iwobi explains decision to leave Arsenal on transfer deadline day Alex Iwobi hinted he was too 'comfortable' at Arsenal and the opportunity to be a central part of Marco Silva's plans at Everton was too good an opportunity to turn out.

Arsenal's best line-up with the players that are available to face Watford? Luiz is another player that is comfortable with playing slightly above two centre backs. Guendouzi and Willock are good enough to play in midfield, assuming Torreira is not fit. Pepe and Auba can do the damage while Ceballos can play behind them. Or what do you think?

Arsenal Vs Watford: How Nicolas Pepe can solve road woes Arsenal signed a dynamic winger in part to solve their road woes. While it may seem like they needed a new defender, here is how Nicolas Pepe will help. Mu…

The four transfer mistakes which have already cost Arsenal millions Some of Arsenal's transfer decisions in recent years have already come back to haunt them.

Unai Emery tells Arsenal coaching staff what he thinks about Rob Holding injury return Arsenal boss Unai Emery has told his coaching staff that Rob Holding will have to fight to reclaim a place in the starting line-up after coming back from injury. Holding was out for nine months after damaging his cruciate ligament against Manchester United but has returned to action with the club's under-23s and is now available for selection.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang told the reason he is not the ‘main man’ at Arsenal Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette is the club’s “main man”, not Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, reckons Glen Johnson.

William Saliba's Arsenal squad number revealed? New signing makes surprise appearance William Saliba was training at Arsenal yesterday having joined the club in the summer.

12.30pm Arsenal news LIVE: Watford build up, Saliba trains with Gunners, Wenger set for Fifa job, Xhaka and Torreira fit ARSENAL are targeting three points in today's short trip to Watford as the Premier League returns. And Nicolas Pepe will be looking to get off the mark with a goal - but there was an unexpected face in training this week, with new boy William Saliba in action despite being on loan at Saint-Etienne.

Arsenal: Alexandre Lacazette injury another problem for the list This season, Arsenal have had a desperate defence, individual problems in midfield, but we have always looked strong in the final third-until now. Yesterday the club announced Alexandre Lacazette will be out of action due to an ankle injury until October.

EPL news, team news, injuries, predicted line-ups, Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Pogba injury, Kante, Rudiger, Alexandre Lacazette, fantasy pre Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has been ruled out until October with an ankle injury. "Alex has been playing through this injury for several weeks. He is likely to be back in action in October." The 28-year-old will miss Sunday's trip to Watford as well as their away game with Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League on Thursday.

Worst Referee Appointed For Watford vs Arsenal Clash Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Another Premier League game, another chance for Anthony Taylor to do something stupid, yes indeed, the worst ref in the division will take charge of Arsenal's game against Watford.

Dani Ceballos Reveals His Best Player In Current Arsenal Squad Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Dani Ceballos thinks Alexandre Lacazette is the best player of the Arsenal squad, though he admits all of the front three are real difference-makers.

Confirmed Done Deal: In-form Arsenal Signs New Long Term Contract Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Joe Willock has signed a long-term contract extension with Arsenal, after making huge strides in his young career over the last year.

Watch how new teammate disgrace Shkodran Mustafi in training ahead of Watford clash Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up. The new Arsenal left-back took very little time showing his team-mates what he is capable of in training.

Arsenal: Bernd Leno casually strolling into the line of fire and thriving And in case that wasn't clear enough, he went ahead an elaborated that Spurs and Chelsea don't count, despite, by Neville's estimation, having superior keepers. Guess who's wrong here? Neville and EA Sports. Guess who's right? Me and Bernie.

Unai Emery to 'work with' Shkodran Mustafi after Arsenal defender refused transfer Unai Emery has assured Shkodran Mustafi he will treat him like any other Arsenal player after the defender turned down a move away from the club this summer. Arsenal were desperate to offload Mustafi and Emery even publicly told the German he had to leave as he would not play if he remained at the Emirates.

Sportsmail's 10 things to watch as Premier League football returns With the international now over, we prepare for the eagerly anticipated return for the Premier League and match week five. Sportsmail takes a look at the key areas to focus upon ahead of the action.

Premier League Star Striker Insists Leno is One of the Best Keepers in England Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Darren Bent thinks Bernd Leno is developing well with Arsenal and turning into one of the Premier League's top goalkeepers.

How Mesut Ozil played a key role in convincing Arsenal flop to leave club Mesut Ozil advised Mohamed Elneny to join Besiktas after falling out of favour at Arsenal under Unai Emery. Elneny has spent three years at Arsenal, but joined Turkish giants Besiktas on season-long loan during the summer. The 27-year-old was not in Emery's plans and revealed he sought advice from Ozil before deciding to make the move to Turkey.

Roy Hodgson pays Arsenal and Mauricio Pochettino the ultimate compliment Meanwhile, Hodgson has been full of praise for his opposite number Mauricio Pochettino and the work he has done since arriving in north London in 2014, with the Palace boss likening what Tottenham have achieved in recent seasons to the success of Arsene Wenger in his long spell as Arsenal boss.

Pictured: Saliba back at Arsenal for injury rehab Goonersden brings you news from top football news sites from the likes of ESPN, SkySport, Daily Mail, Daily Star and Metro… We also Analyse football, player, transfer and predict Arsenal starting line-up. William Saliba is back training with Arsenal as the Gunners' summer signing continues his rehabilitation from injury.

Arsenal's Willock overcame one leg being shorter than the other to become standout star of talented family IT was on Christmas Day last year that Joe Willock's mum unearthed footage of her son's eerily accurate prediction. Back in 2002, middle brother Chris was the only one of the three Willock boys to be at Arsenal's Hale End academy.

Arsenal Star Fires Warning To Unai Emery, Insist He Wants To Start Matches Arsenal News HQ brings you the latest Arsenal news, match analysis, transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from trusted media outlets around the World. Emi Martinez is motivated to win Arsenal's number one spot this season, and he thinks the only thing holding him back is a lack of game time.

Miedema - Why Little link-up works so well Netherlands international discusses her chemistry with our captain following our 4-0 win over Fiorentina.

We were clinical at the right times’ Kim Little speaks on our 4-0 win over Fiorentina in the Champions League last-32.

Arsenal Vs Watford: Predicted starting XI - The muddled midfield Well, here is the Gunners' predicted starting XI. Thes easiest position to predict, Bernd Leno will start in goal for the Gunners. After yet another dour international break, Arsenal finally return to action on Sunday afternoon, a tricky trip to a Watford side looking for the new manager bounce awaiting.

Nicolas Pepe and Alexandre Lacazette loved what Kieran Tierney did in Arsenal training session Arsenal news includes reaction to Kieran Tierney's return to training.

The surprise name Arsenal fans want to replace Alexandre Lacazette with vs Watford Alexandre Lacazette has been ruled out due to injury and now Arsenal fans want this player to take over.

Aubameyang and Ceballos start, Predicted Arsenal lineup to face Watford Arsenal are scheduled to face Watford on the road in their first game following the international break. The north London giants have picked up just one point in the past two league games and manager Unai Emery will hoping for a strong response from the players against the Hornets, who are presently at the bottom of the standings.

Arsenal confirm fresh injury blow ahead of Watford clash Arsenal have confirmed that Alexandre Lacazette won't feature for the rest of the month as he requires additional rest to completely recover from the ankle problem sustained during the Emirates Cup in pre-season.

Arsenal confirm major injury blow, key man ruled out for 'several weeks' Arsenal have been hit by a new injury blow with the club confirming on Arsenal.com that Alexandre Lacazette has been ruled out for 'several weeks' with an ankle problem.

Bad news for Arsenal following injury to key man Just when it was all good news concerning injuries to Arsenal players the news comes through that Alexandre Lacazette will be sidelined until at least October. Arsenal confirmed today that the Frenchman will need rest in order to strengthen his ankle before he can get back to full fitness.

Arsenal's Invincibles are the best Premier League team of all time - 'They could have won in any era', says Martin Keown Martin Keown claims Arsenal's Invincibles were Premier League's best ever team and would beat Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, and Manchester United's great sides.

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Ceballos ready to explode The problem with relying on elite finishing only becomes a problem when the elite finishers pick up an injury. Alexander Lacazette has finally been downed by the ankle knock he picked up a during preseason. That leaves us relying on the team improving its chance creation output, or relying heavily on Auba over the next few weeks.

Arsenal’s Alexandre Lacazette ruled out until October with ankle injury Alexandre Lacazette will be out until October as he recovers from an injury to his left ankle, leaving Arsenal short of attacking options during a spell of seven matches in three weeks.

Why William Saliba is back at Arsenal's training ground William Saliba has returned to Arsenal's London Colney training complex to continue his rehabilitation from a groin injury. Arsenal signed the highly-rated 18-year-old for £27million earlier this summer, beating Tottenham to his services but were forced to loan him back to Saint-Etienne as part of the deal.

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Weekend Premier League betting previews - some great value to be had An exciting weekend of football awaits us after the international break and while there are no top-six clashes to get excited, about there are still some very interesting matchups.