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Arsenal player Mesut Ozil (C) attends training session with team mates during their pre-season tour for the International Champions Cup match in Singapore on July 25, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - Roslan RAHMAN

Mesut Ozil: I’ll decide when to leave Arsenal

Mesut Ozil insists he is the only person who will decide when he leaves Arsenal after the German star was frozen out by Gunners boss Mikel Arteta.

Former Arsenal midfielder completes Villarreal switch

Villarreal have completed the signing of Francis Coquelin from rivals Valencia, with Dani Parejo seemingly set to follow.
Sevilla’s Lucas Ocampos (right) scores the only goal of the game from Éver Banega’s cross. Ina Fassbender-Reuters

Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk reach Europa League semi-finals

Sevilla midfielder Lucas Ocampos headed a late goal to snatch a 1-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers as they reached the Europa League semi-finals on Tuesday.
Matteo Guendouzi celebrates after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang latched onto his pass to score their second goal to equalise 2-2 against Tottenham (BEN STANSALL-AFP-Getty Images)

Paris Saint-Germain join Juventus, Barcelona in race for Arsenal midfielder

Paris Saint-Germain are considering a move for Arsenal midfielder, Matteo Guendouzi.
Arsenal boss, Mikel Arteta, is delighted to reach the Europa League after winning the FA Cup.

FA Cup: Mikel Arteta grateful to Pep Guardiola for ’best moment in career’

Mikel Arteta thanked Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola after Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup final to give the head coach what he described as the best moment of his career.
Mikel Arteta was left celebrating a unique feat on Saturday as he capped his debut season in charge of Arsenal by leading the Gunners to victory in the FA Cup.

Mikel Arteta makes Arsenal history with FA Cup final victory

Mikel Arteta was left celebrating a unique feat on Saturday as he capped his debut season in charge of Arsenal by leading the Gunners to victory in the FA Cup.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has admitted there is concern about the club’s financial situation heading into the summer window.

David Seaman: Arsenal board must back Mikel Arteta if he delivers FA Cup success

David Seaman says the Arsenal board must back Mikel Arteta in the transfer market if he delivers FA Cup success.
Sokratis Papastathopoulos is ready to walk away from Arsenal this summer if he does not figure in Mikel Arteta’s long-term plans.

Sokratis Papastathopoulos’ Arsenal exit rumours ‘fake news’ – agent

The Greek agent said during an interview with British football journalist Fred Paxton: "He [Sokratis] will stay. I don’t see a reason to leave. I don’t know why everyone is writing wrong and fake news."
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta believes the club's fans should show their support for Granit Xhaka when they are allowed back into matches, revealing he had to talk the midfielder out of leaving north London.

Mikel Arteta: I had to convince Granit Xhaka to stay at Arsenal

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta believes the club's fans should show their support for Granit Xhaka when they are allowed back into matches, revealing he had to talk the midfielder out of leaving north London.

Arsenal’s Shkodran Mustafi confrmed out for FA Cup final

Arsenal have confirmed defender Shkodran Mustafi will miss the FA Cup final against Chelsea next month with a hamstring injury.
Arsenal wonder kid Bukayo Saka still has a lot of catching up to do as he is yet to have a space for himself in the Arsenal senior team dressing room.

NFF plans to snatch Bukayo Saka from England

The Nigeria Football Federation are looking to tempt Bukayo Saka to snub England and play for the Super Eagles.

Mikel Arteta wishes Unai Emery well at Villarreal

Mikel Arteta congratulated Unai Emery on his appointment as Villarreal boss, while acknowledging his predecessor has left him with a considerable but "beautiful challenge at Arsenal".
Arsenal manager Unai Emery reacts. REUTERS-Eddie Keogh-File Photo

Villarreal appoint Unai Emery on three-year deal

Villarreal have hired former Arsenal manager Unai Emery as their new coach after the La Liga club parted ways with fellow Spaniard Javi Calleja, the club said on Thursday.
Shkodran Mustafi

Shkodran Mustafi set to miss FA Cup final meeting with Chelsea

Shkodran Mustafi looks set to suffer FA Cup heartache, with the defender expected to miss the Wembley showpiece with Chelsea through injury.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta, as play resumes behind closed doors following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). REUTERS - Paul Childs - Pool

Mikel Arteta: Arsenal still an attractive option

Mikel Arteta feels any prospective new signing should not need much convincing to join Arsenal, a club with an "obligation to fight for silverware".
Unai Emery has been urged to offload three Arsenal players (Getty)

Unai Emery named new Villarreal manager

Unai Emery is set to be announced as the new coach of LaLiga side Villarreal, ESPN reports.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta, as play resumes behind closed doors following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). REUTERS - Paul Childs - Pool

Arsenal’s Mikel Arteta shows he’s a fast learner by outsmarting Pep Guardiola

Mikel Arteta offered further evidence that Arsenal may have found the manager to lead them back to glory as he masterminded a 2-0 win over his former club Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley on Saturday.
Eddie Nketiah has revealed what he told Bukayo Saka immediately he replaced the injured Sead Kolasinac, in Arsenal’s 3-2 win against Everton at the Emirates in Sunday’s Premier League game.

NFF: We won’t beg Bukayo Saka to play for Nigeria

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick says the body will not beg Arsenal youngster Bukayo Saka to play for the Super Eagles.

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Donald Trump promotes false birther theory about Kamala Harris

President Donald Trump said Thursday he had heard Democratic vice-presidential running mate Kamala Harris was not eligible to serve, stoking a false claim echoing the baseless "birther" theory he promoted about Barack Obama.

23 directors to resit exam for four permanent secretaries positions

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