Premier League Team of the Week

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Brandish are now launching a Monday “Premier League Team of the week” after reviewing each team over the weekends matches. Here is this weeks best XI… Thibaut Courtois (GK) – Chelsea shot-stopper Courtois was on sensational form against rivals Manchester United as the two met in yesterday’s fiery clash at Old Trafford. Courtois, however, remained, calm and composed as he expertly …

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Arsenal & Tottenham to fight for youngster Gray

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North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are set to do battle over Birmingham City’s young winger Demarai Gray. The Sun believe that Gray will cost the winner around £2m. The 5ft 10in 18-year-old has become an important player for manager-less Birmingham City this season, featuring in 10 of the Blues’ 13 opening Championship fixtures. Whilst Birmingham sit in 21st …

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Arsenal Update – Stuttgart defender reveals he is a Gunner at heart

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Stuttgart defender, Antionio Rudiger is rated as one of the best young centre backs in world football and has been tipped for a move to the Premier League with Chelsea and Arsenal both eyeing up the 20-year-old. Chelsea are said to favour a move for Rudiger but the young defender has a secret to share which may change the fortunes …

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Man City & Arsenal – Leicester’s Liam Moore wanted

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Leicester City’s 21-year-old defender Liam Moore will be looking through the papers today and seeing his name linked with Premier League giants Manchester City and Arsenal. The Sun understand that Leicester City would ask for about £10m to consider selling Moore. The young defender can play at either right-back or centre-back and has featured in all 8 of Leicester City’s games …

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Arsenal Update – Hopes of signing Barcelona youngster fading

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Arsenal fans will be hurting inside after reports from Spain suggest that transfer target, Munir El Haddadi looks set to stay at the Camp Nou despite reports suggesting he is favouring a move to the Emirates. The Barcelona youngster as been widely tipped as a future star in the game and it was believed that Arsenal were set to snap …

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Champions League: Chelsea, Man City, Liverpool & Arsenal in action!

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The Champions League is back this week! Following the international break we saw a fantastic weekend in the Premier League but now comes the greatest club competition on the planet with match-day 3 of the UEFA Champions League. Let’s have a look at some of the games that face the British club’s representing the Premier League across Europe. CSKA Moscow …

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Man United, Chelsea & Arsenal all want Khedira

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There is set to be a Premier League battle for the signature of Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira according to the Daily Star. The 27-year-old is out of contract with the Spanish giants next summer and now it becomes a question of who can offer him the best deal. Sami Khedira joined Real Madrid from his hometown club Stuttgart in …

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Arsenal’s Arsene Wenger shameful media treatment

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Arsene Wenger’s tough start to the season continued this weekend as Danny Welbeck’s injury time equaliser could only rescue a point at home to Hull City. The Frenchman then took to the media in an uncomfortable interview with the BBC’s Jacqui Oatley. Arsenal led in the match after just 13 minutes as Alexis Sanchez netted but 4 minutes later Hull …

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Arsenal’s Lukas Podolski linked with rivals Spurs.

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Arsenal’s Lukas Podolski has been linked with a move away from the Emirates after failing to secure a first team spot with Arsenal. However, wanting to stay in the Premier League, much speculation has surrounded the German and there is suggestion that Spurs are prepared to launch a bid for the former Cologne striker. However, with the news of rumours …

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Arsenal’s Oxlade-Chamberlain would play for England U21s

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Yesterday we brought you the news that Everton boss Roberto Martinez had told England Under-21s to avoid picking his midfielder Ross Barkley in the European Under-21s Championships next summer. Now, according to The Times, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has declared himself interested in representing his country at that level. Debate is already beginning as to whether England U21 coach Gareth Southgate should …

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Man Utd & Arsenal – Vlaar will cost at least £12m

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Manchester United and Arsenal will fight it out for the services of Aston Villa centre-back Ron Vlaar in January. The Daily Express report that the Netherlands defender has had a minimum price tag of £12m slapped on his head as Villa seek to offer him a new contract. Ron Vlaar, 29-years-old, has recently become hot property following a very impressive showing …

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Former Chelsea, Spurs and Arsenal defender, William Gallas retires

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Former Chelsea, Spurs and Arsenal defender, William Gallas has finally called time on his playing days and hung up his boots after a stand out career. The 37-year-old won 2 Premier League titles with Chelsea in 2005 and 2006. The French defender moved to the Premier League with Chelsea in 2001 from Marseille and enjoyed a successful spell at Stamford …

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Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil injured knee but still played 90 minutes

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed what happened to Mesut Ozil and his knee injury. As Arsenal stepped up to face a formidable Chelsea side, Mesut Ozil was deemed a key player to helping the Gunners break through the Blues defence, as it was, Ozil was out of sorts and drifted out of the game. At half-time, Chelsea were 1-0 …

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Arsenal Update – Gunners ready to launch £32m bid for German defender

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Arsenal are preparing a £32m bid for German defender Mats Hummels according to today’s reports from the Express. Manchester United were deemed favourites to secure the signing of Hummels after Louis Van Gaal revealed he is still looking to bolster his defensive options. However, speculation suggests that Arsenal are now the front runners to sign the Dortmund defender and it all …

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Arsenal update – Croatian midfielder set for talks

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Arsenal have been hit with a number of injury worries over the past few weeks, especially in the midfield with Aaron Ramsey, Mikel Arteta and Mesut Ozil some notable absences. Now it seems Arsene Wenger is set to act with the Daily Mail believing that young Croatian Marcelo Brozović is set for talks with the Gunners. 21-year-old Brozović currently plys his …

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Arsenal update – Another player added to injury list

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Arsenal fans were dealt another blow today as it was reported that midfielder Tomas Rosicky is struggling with a muscle problem. The 34-year-old Czech Republic international has had a history of fitness problems throughout his career and stay in the UK. The attacking midfielder joined Arsenal in in May 2006 from German Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund for whom he had …

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Arsenal update – Celtic defender being courted by Wenger

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Arsenal are believed to be close to making a move for Celtic’s defender Virgil Van Dijk according to the Daily Star. The move would be worth around £8m and would help bolster Arsene Wenger’s back line. The Gunners have suffered something of an injury crisis at points this season and this has forced them to make a number of decision …

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Chelsea Update – Wenger apologises to Mourinho

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Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has publicly apologised for shoving Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho when the two sides met at Stamford Bridge on October 5th. After the game, Wenger had said in his media interview that he did not regret his actions after he entered Mourinho’s technical area and shoved the Portuguese manager in the chest. Wenger was outraged after Chelsea’s …

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Arsenal Update – Walcott, Giroud & Gnabry back in training

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Arsenal fans can start to breathe a sigh of relief as they welcome back three key players back to first team training. The Gunners once again have been desperately unlucky with their injuries woes, but yesterday they welcomed back Theo Walcott, Olivier Giroud and Serge Gnabry. The trio have all had serious injuries which have kept them out of action, …

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Arsenal update – Wenger apologises for pushing Chelsea’s Mourinho

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Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has officially apologised for his clash on the touchline with Chelsea manager José Mourinho during his side’s 2-0 away loss. The Guardian carry the quotes from Wenger who accuses Mourinho of provoking him to show “signs of violence”. Wenger admits the media made more of the story than he thinks they should have but said sorry …

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