Stan Kroenke’s Arsenal takeover complete: What now?

With the deal now confirmed, what does this mean for Arsenal's future?

Stan Kroenke has completed the full takeover of Arsenal Football Club, having already agreed a deal with Alisher Usmanov late last month to buy the Russian’s 30% stake – the only stumbling block which had previously thwarted him from full control.  Continue reading

Carabao Cup Final – Arsenal 0-3 Manchester City: Citizens rampant over limp Gunners

Goals from Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany and David Silva helped secure Pep Guardiola’s first piece of silverware with a dominant display over Arsenal to win this year’s Carabao Cup. The Gunners – who struggled for large periods – seemed to almost relinquish their self-belief after conceding the second.

Plenty of questions will be asked in the aftermath, as the Citizens aim to use this momentum in their quest for the elusive treble while Arsenal disappoint across all fronts as their rivals continue to strengthen. Continue reading

Scout Report: Ainsley Maitland-Niles | Arsenal’s versatile prospect

Arsene Wenger announced that along with 17-year-old winger Reiss Nelson, Ainsley Maitland-Niles would feature more regularly in the senior side next season early last month.

It was a refreshing boost for the club after a poor season and one which has provided both, especially Maitland-Niles, a golden opportunity to excel after first making his debut in their UEFA Champions League victory over Galatasaray during the 2014/15 campaign.

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