Arsenal fans have been crying out for a quality holding midfielder for the past decade and their wish had been fulfilled with the arrival of Borussia Mönchengladbach captain, Granit Xhaka in 2016.
Xhaka promised so much, long-range passing, brilliant shooting, and leadership to name a few qualities, however after a short
Arsenal manager Unai Emery is having a tough task at his hands as he will be without four centre-backs for their trip to Southampton. Centre-backs Rob Holding, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Shkodran Mustafi are all unavailable for their upcoming Premier League game on Sunday.
Holding is expected to miss the rest of
Arsenal play against Huddersfield Town on Saturday at the Emirates for their 16th game in the Premier League. Their last fixture against Manchester United ended in a stalemate with both the teams scrambling both their goals very. Arsenal are now unbeaten in 20 games across all competitions and will be
Manchester United hosted Arsenal at Old Trafford in a thrilling 2-2 mid-week clash that saw the visitors pay the price of having Aaron Ramsey and Rob Holding subbed off due to injuries in order extend their unbeaten streak to 20 games.
In a game where the Gunners took the lead twice
Arsenal have traveled up to Kiev for their Europa League clash against Vorskla after having to shift venues due to safety concerns.
Unai Emery is has been vocal about the Europa League being a big priority in his agenda at Arsenal this season. But despite his long-term goals, with the weekend's
Demolishing Fulham 5-1, we gunners are certainly on cloud nine. 9 wins out of 9 is absolutely phenomenal and singing 'We Have Our Arsenal Back' at Craven Cottage just made it better. In all of this there has been a certain player who has stood out under Unai Emery and
Arsenal extended their winning streak to seven matches in all the competitions with Rob Holding starting on Saturday with a 2-0 victory over Watford at the Emirates Stadium and finally found their place in this season's Premier League Top 5.
Speaking after the game Rob Holding took to the moment to
Arsenal have recorded a consecutive seventh win in all competitions under Unai Emery after the losses to Manchester City and Chelsea in the Premier League.
The Gunners beat Watford 2-0 at the Emirates in a match where the Hornets gave them a run for their money by being physical and pressing
Arsenal manager Unai Emery wants Rob Holding to prove his worth against Brentford in the Carabao Cup to earn a permanent place in the starting line-up. Emery challenged Holding to take advantage of Sokratis's absence from the squad due to injury, and turn it into a game changer for himself.
Arsenal is being heavily linked with Croatian Defender Domagoj Vida after Calum Chambers has been sent to Fulham for a season long loan by Arsenal as transfer window draws to a closure.
There is no doubt that Calum Chambers presence will be missed at the defence as at times he has