'Enough is enough': Jorginho told to stop taking penalties after fourth miss for Italy
Italy beat North Macedonia 5-2 in a thrilling Euro 2024 qualifier on Friday, with Jorginho missing his fourth consecutive penalty for his country. The Arsenal midfielder made his customary hop, skip and run-up but his effort was easily saved by the opponent goalkeeper.
3 Arsenal players with 5/10 max rating in 2023-24
Arsenal are among the top contenders in this season's title race, but to keep up the strong performance, Gunners need to boost all positions where players aren't performing at their bestLet's check out the players who need to step up their game after the international break.Havertz - 4/10Kai Havertz obviously holds first place in this rating, with his bad start at Arsenal.
Edu named best European club director for 2023
Arsenal director Edu has been honoured with the European club director of 2023 award at the Golden Boy ceremony, an official statement has confirmed. Edu has served as Arsenal's first-ever sporting director and helped the club launch our first-ever title challenge in years last season.
'I'm very much in doubt': Jorginho on his next move after Arsenal contract expires in summer 2024
Jorginho is thinking about going back to Italy next year as his contract with Arsenal ends in the summer of 2024.Even though Jorginho could extend his Arsenal contract, things are uncertain about his future with the team.
Italy boss gives green light for Jorginho to play despite head injury
Italy's manager, Luciano Spalletti, has confirmed that Jorginho will be part of the team for the upcoming European qualifiers against North Macedonia and Ukraine, despite sustaining a head injury during the match against Burnley. During the Burnley game, the 31-year-old got a cut on his head from a high foot challenge by Jakub Kiwior.
CAPTURED: Jorginho's superb pass to Saka for Trossard's goal - Arteta rates him
After successive defeats, Arsenal returned to winning ways in style against Sevilla in the Champions League on Wednesday.Leandro Trossard and Bukayo Saka were on target as the Gunners edged closer towards the knockout stage.
Arteta hails 'incredible' Arsenal player & 2 more under-radar stories today
Sevilla referee appointedIstvan Kovacs will be taking charge of the Arsenal vs Sevilla clash in the Champions League on Wednesday night, it has been officially announced.The Romanian official will be taking charge of his first-ever game involving the Gunners with Mikel Arteta's side still reeling from the Newcastle scandal.
Guardiola defends Arteta after VAR rant & 2 more big Arsenal stories you might've missed
Guardiola defends Arteta after VAR rantPep Guardiola says there is a lot of confusion about VAR right in the Premier League. He spoke in reaction to Mikel Arteta's statements following Arsenal's defeat at Newcastle United.
Jorginho becomes first Arsenal player to react to controversial Newcastle defeat
Arsenal players have understandably stayed away from social media following Saturday's controversial defeat at Newcastle. But Jorginho, who captained the Gunners, has reacted and described the officiating as unacceptable.
'He was making team tick!': Cesc names player who made him leave Chelsea - he now plays for fierce rivals
Cesc Fabregas claims he left Chelsea in 2019 because the Blues had signed Jorginho a year before."One of the reasons why I left Chelsea is because of Jorginho," the Spaniard said as cited by the Mirror.
Ramsdale to Chelsea links resurface & 2 other big stories you could've missed
Jorginho exposedThe Italian failed to properly challenge Gallagher in one situation ieading to a dangerous Chelsea attack — even Saka was furious with his teammate.Three Chelsea loans that haven't worked so farAndrey Santos, David Datro Fofana and Diego Moreira have been struggling on loans away from Chelsea — here's what you need to know.
Spotted: Saka loses his s* * * at Jorginho, Chelsea almost score seconds later
Bukayo Saka made his return from injury at the weekend, starting for Arsenal against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.In the first half, following the hosts' penalty goal, the 22-year-old was involved in an episode alongside Conor Gallagher and Jorginho.
Spotted: Jorginho caught watching Gallagher's dribble, even Saka loses his s* * *
Former Chelsea player Jorginho was on the visitors' side at Stamford Bridge on Saturday when the Blues drew with Arsenal.There was one moment in the game that highlighted one of his major weakness and was a big reason for him being allowed to leave Chelsea for the London rivals.
REVEALED: What Kai Havertz has told Arsenal teammates and staff about Chelsea
Kai Havertz speaks highly about Chelsea, Mikel Arteta said ahead of the German's return to Stamford Bridge with Arsenal on Saturday.Asked if Havertz is looking forward to facing his former side, Arteta said: "Jorginho as well, I’m sure they will be.
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What do Havertz & Jorginho say about Chelsea behind the scenes at Arsenal? Answered
The Chelsea v Arsenal game on Saturday will see two former Blues players, Kai Havertz and Jorginho, return to Stamford Bridge.Mikel Arteta was asked at the press conference whether the German is excited ahead of the game.
Jorginho linked with Juventus & 2 more under-radar stories at Arsenal today
Ferdinand doesn't agree that Saliba is PL's best centre-backRio Ferdinand doesn't subscribe to the idea that Arsenal's William Saliba is currently the best centre-back in the Premier League.He said on his podcast: "John Stones is the best at the moment.
Jorginho's agent doesn't rule out Italy return next summer & 2 more under-radar stories at Arsenal today
Injury blow for Chelsea ahead of ArsenalChelsea could be without Reece James on Saturday despite previous reports claiming that the full-back could recover in time for the Arsenal clash at home.According to reporter Nathan Gissing, the 23-year-old is still absent from first-team training and the October 21 games could be too soon for him to return.
Barca consider Thiago Alcantara comeback in 2024 (reliability: 3 stars)
Barcelona will continue operate on a tight budget next summer so the Catalans are already planning around free agents and low-cost deals.ESPN report that one of the options to reinforce the midfield come summer 2024 is Thiago Alcantara.
Saka named Arsenal's Player of the Month & 2 more under-radar stories today
Wright names second-half hero of Man City clashIan Wright believes it was David Raya who was a key player for Arsenal in the second half against Manchester City on Sunday thanks to his 'brilliant' passing.Speaking on the Stick to Football podcast, he said: "Raya was quite cool in the first half, it was a bit nervy, but he did what the manager wanted him to do.
Declan Rice names Arsenal teammate whose qualities have surprised him much
Speaking to Joe Cole for Channel 4, Declan Rice said: “The one who surprised me so much, not surprised because I knew he was such a good player anyway. "Playing with him every day in training and seeing how he is because he’s not the biggest is Jorginho.
Barcelona shortlist two Arsenal players for January move & 2 other under-radar stories today
Zinchenko face 'removed' from FIFA 24In a bizarre glitch spotted on EA FC 24 ahead of its official release this Friday, fans have spotted that Oleksandr Zinchenko's face has been 'removed' along with several other players and managers. The Arsenal man's face looked pretty accurate in the previous edition but it remains to be seen if the missing faces are reinstated before the game releases.
'It gives me motivation to work harder': Jorginho reacts to his error vs Tottenham
Reflecting on the Sunday's game against Tottenham, Jorginho wrote on Instagram: "A painful mistake today."But seeing how everyone reacted after my mistake to support and lift me up, my teammates, coaches, staff and you Arsenal fans.
Arteta's reaction to Jorginho's giveaway caught on camera — he refuses to watch
Mikel Arteta was like any other Arsenal fan after watching Jorginho give the ball away to Tottenham Hotspur. That mistake allowed Spurs to level up at 2-2 again, with the home side holding the lead for hardly a few minutes.
10 best shots as Arsenal release official 2023/24 first-team photo
Arsenal players gathered together at London Colney for their official annual team photograph for the 2023/24 season.The traditional shot was captured by long-serving club photographer Stuart McFarlane, with Mikel Arteta and his players putting on their best smiles for the camera as they lined up in front of the lens.
'An outstanding trainer': Declan Rice names one Arsenal midfielder he's learning from
Speaking to Channel 4 about the player he’s learning from the most at Arsenal, Declan Rice said: “The one who has surprised me so much, not surprise me because I knew he was such a good player anyway but playing with him every day in training and seeing how he is, because he's not the biggest is Jorginho..