The supposed Arsenal vs Benfica home game tie was an uncomfortable affair as the Gunners struggled to make it through to the next round of the Europa League. The problem was of their own making with Dani Ceballos turning provider for the opposition in a match where he had looked fairly solid. Ceballos
The importance of taking the few chances served up at this stage of the Europa League cannot be overstated and in my preview of Benfica v Arsenal, I laboured the point. After a fine hat trick against Leeds, one would have thought that a rejuvenated Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang would have gobbled up any hint
If you are infirmed, injured, due for retirement, or well past your best, North London appears to be the place to extend the career you never thought you had left. News that Arsenal’s new favourite liability, former Chelsea midfielder David Luiz has been given another year on his contract reported to be
Arsenal appears to lurch from one poor financial decision to another and the recent revelations made by the Athletic via Metro that the last-minute transfer of David Luiz from Chelsea could cost the club over £20m for a single season has been embarrassing, to say the least. Arsenal seems to be constantly counting
Manchester United are favourites to sign Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen. It was previously reported that Portuguese side Benfica have hijacked the deal and that an agreement was almost in place. However, latest reports from Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo reveals that no such contacts were on going between the two clubs. As
Portugal based outlet O Jogo claims that Manchester United are looking for Benfica wonderkid Joao Felix, who has already got a release clause of £105m set with his contract. But who is this youngster? The transfer market is buzzing with various rumours and according to latest reports In Portugal, the 19
Arsenal have been tipped as favourites to sign Benfica full-back Alex Grimaldo, according to reports in Spain. The Gunners are currently undergoing a major defensive injury crisis. The likes of Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Rob Holding and Hector Bellerin have all picked up nasty looking injuries and could be out for substantial periods.
Man Utd host Benfica in the Champions League fixture and that means Jose Mourinho has some decisions to make ahead of a clash which make guarantee qualification for the knockout stages already. [spacer height="30px"] The Red Devils will be through to the knockout stage of the competition if they win against Benfica