Mikel Arteta had obviously warned his Arsenal side about slow starts and wanted to avoid the near mistake against Leeds in the FA Cup. Palace were obviously not going to be as generous in front of the Arsenal goal with Wilfred Zaha on poaching duty. Any scraps from the notoriously
When your team is suffering, lacking in confidence and has sustained a succession of injuries in key defensive areas, the last thing you want is a game against Crystal Palace. They are similar to an irretrievable stone in your shoe, constantly on the verge of upsetting any rhythm or momentum
If Unai Emery is thinking of playing Callum Chambers and Sead Kolasinac, as right and left backs for the Arsenal Vs Crystal Palace game at the Emirates on Sunday, I’ve one word of advice for him: ‘Dont !’
Emery can’t afford another shoddy performance with a host of bit part players
As we turn the corner of the year and head towards January, there are a few, mainly on social media, considering the merits of landing Crystal Palace striker Wilfred Zaha.
Arsenal placed a bid for the Palace man of around £40m in the summer, but were told it would take double
With the days of Wright, Henry, Bergkamp and Van Persie long behind the club, it seems as though Arsenal FC has been crying out for a superstar for a while now. The club has now spent three consecutive seasons outside the top four, and after a less than encouraging start
As per reports, Crystal Palace winger Wilfred Zaha has sacked his agent, Will Salthouse, after growing irritated of the agent's disillusioned services and the failure of securing a move to the Emirates in the summer.
When a football player decides he’s had enough of his current club, he tends to completely
It was the least surprising news of the season. As I outlined recently in a previous blog, Arsenal were considering returning with a new bid for Palace Striker Wilfred Zaha in January.
The North London club are far from finished in coming transfer windows and Palace are going to have to
Be excited Josh Kroenke said. Just words I thought, because Arsenal have had so many underwhelming transfer windows, that average is almost expected. Weeks of overdosing on every social media site, Sky Sports update, latest podcast and sports page, just to keep up with who was being touted in the
If Wilfred Zaha is priced out of a move in this transfer window it will be because the majority of clubs interested in his services don’t believe the talent lives up to the price tag.
First Arsenal, then Everton made inquiries but it now seems both exit points are now closed
The way transfers used to be conducted is changing drastically at Arsenal. The days of cash up front transactions are long gone and clubs look to complete their business in an inflated market place without the necessary cash.
It’s true that deals have been structured for years, it’s not a new