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Pay cuts, furlough or deferrals: what are the Premier League clubs doing?

From Arsenal to Wolves, we look at what the clubs are doing regarding pay for players, non-playing staff and casual staffArsenal continue to monitor the situation regarding player and staff wages and are playing an active role in the Premier League’s d…

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My favourite game: Liverpool v Arsenal, Premier League 2004

A young Neil Mellor, seen by Liverpool fans as a hybrid of Owen, Fowler, Rush and Ronaldo, won it with a thunderous strikeWhoever you asked, the prediction was the same. Neil Mellor was going to be a Liverpool legend. The kid could not stop scoring. Be…

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The season Arsenal played 70 games, reached two finals … and won nothing

After beating Liverpool in an FA Cup semi-final and Juventus in a Cup Winners’ Cup semi-final, Arsenal failed at the lastBy Steven Pye for That 1980s Sports BlogThe date is 12 May 1979, Arsenal are playing their 59th game of the season and Graham Rix i…

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The season Arsenal played 70 games, reached two finals … and won nothing

After beating Liverpool in an FA Cup semi-final and Juventus in a Cup Winners’ Cup semi-final, Arsenal failed at the lastBy Steven Pye for That 1980s Sports BlogThe date is 12 May 1979, Arsenal are playing their 59th game of the season and Graham Rix i…

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When football played on during world war one and inflamed a London derby

The 1914-15 season, which was played out to the backdrop of a world war, is one of the most controversial in historyBy Richard Foster for the Guardian Sport NetworkThese are unprecedented times, but the Football League also had to face the prospect of …

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So long Big Del, the sweary old-school Londoner who connected | Barry Glendenning

Shared experiences between people in separate places are quite the thing right now – plenty find the radio a comforting friendBig Del died last week. A fixture in my Brixton local, he hadn’t been in since Christmas and the cancer did for him pretty qui…

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Arsenal put indefinite stop to training one day before planned return

Club take action amid coronavirus crisisArsenal say it would be ‘irresponsible’ to restartArsenal have put training on hold indefinitely as the coronavirus crisis continues to develop, stating that it would be “irresponsible” to return to action on Tue…

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Mikel Arteta recovering well as Arsenal reopen training facilities

Arsenal manager tested positive for coronavirus last weekStill uncertain when first-team squad will return to trainingCoronavirus – latest updatesMikel Arteta is on the road to recovery after being diagnosed with coronavirus a week ago, and Arsenal’s t…

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Arsenal’s head of medical rejects Liverpool offer to stay at Emirates

Gary O’Driscoll had initially accepted offer from league leadersLiverpool seeking replacement for departing Andrew MasseyArsenal have been boosted by the decision of their long-serving head of medical services, Gary O’Driscoll, to reject a move to Live…

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My Favourite Game: Manchester United’s 1999 replay against Arsenal | Daniel Harris

With no live football on in most countries, we have asked our writers to pick a game they will never forgetMuch as the internet wills it otherwise, football inhabits the grey areas: everything is subjective, nothing is absolute, and it is no more devia…

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Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta tests positive for coronavirus

Arsenal training ground closed after Arteta tests positivePremier League to hold emergency meeting on FridayThe Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta has tested positive for coronavirus, the Premier League club have announced.“Our London Colney training cent…

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Europa League thrown into coronavirus chaos as two last-16 ties are shelved

Sevilla v Roma and Inter Milan v Getafe first legs postponedSpanish authorities refuse landing permission for Roma’s flightThe knockout stages of the Europa League have been thrown into disarray after two of the last-16 fixtures were postponed the day …

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Arsenal place players into self-isolation and postpone game with Man City

Evangelos Marinakis met several players at Emirates last monthPlayers at ‘low risk’ to Covid-19 but told to spend 14 days aloneThe Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday has been postponed “as a preca…

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Mikel Arteta ready to take another step out of Pep Guardiola’s shadow

The Arsenal manager faces his Manchester City mentor and remains determined to follow his own path to successThe question came less than 10 minutes into Mikel Arteta’s first media briefing after taking the Arsenal job and it was, as if anybody should h…

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Arsenal’s Lucas Torreira set to miss rest of season with ankle fracture

Club confirm midfielder will be out for eight to 10 weeksTorreira suffered injury during FA Cup win at PortsmouthLucas Torreira is unlikely to play again this season after Arsenal confirmed he will miss up to 10 weeks as he recovers from a fractured an…

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Bernd Leno makes amends as the Arsenal repair job picks up pace

Keeper’s fine display against West Ham crowned a madcap week but the story of Mikel Arteta’s reign is quiet consistencyIt was another great Arsenal No 1, David Seaman, who always claimed that the real gauge of a keeper’s worth is not in the mistake its…

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Bernd Leno makes amends as the Arsenal repair job picks up pace

Keeper’s fine display against West Ham crowned a madcap week but the story of Mikel Arteta’s reign is quiet consistencyIt was another great Arsenal No 1, David Seaman, who always claimed that the real gauge of a keeper’s worth is not in the mistake its…

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Alexandre Lacazette breaks West Ham’s resistance for fortunate Arsenal

This was an opportunity Arsenal could not afford to squander if the Champions League places were to remain a possibility and, by hook or by crook, they made it count. For the moment they will not care how, even though this was a flat performance and a …

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‘I respect his values’: Mikel Arteta praises his former manager David Moyes

Arteta played for Moyes for six and a half years at Everton‘He has always been very supportive’, says Arsenal managerMikel Arteta has spoken glowingly about the impact of David Moyes on his career, rejecting any idea that the West Ham manager is out of…

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Arsenal v West Ham: match preview

Arsenal’s unlikely Champions League tilt will have real momentum if they rack up a third consecutive win. It could make for a tense affair given that their season is, since losing in the Europa League Olympiakos, on something of a knife-edge and West H…