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Arsenal To Feature At 2017 COPA Lagos

The Arsenal Beach Soccer team will for the first time, play in Africa, and indeed, Nigeria, during the December 8th - 10th Copa Lagos Beach Soccer tournament at the Eko Atlantic. At the 2017 Copa Lagos, there will be the first-ever Female Celebrity Match and the introduction of a Lagos-based beach

Kelechi Nwakali begins training at Arsenal

24 hours after completing a five year deal at Arsenal, Kelechi Nwakali has started training at the Emirates club. The signing on Wednesday in London, was witnessed by the player’s mother and brother Chidiebere, who is a Manchester City loanee. “Kelechi has started training with Arsenal, he can’t stay a single day

Arsenal target Draxler wants out of Wolfsburg

Arsenal target Julian Draxler says he wants to leave Wolfsburg, just 12 months into his five-year contract -- slamming the Bundesliga club's coach and sports director in the process. The 22-year-old Germany winger joined to much fanfare last August for 35 million euros ($39m) from Schalke, the club which nurtured him

Arsenal wrap up US tour with win over Chivas

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored a second half goal on a brilliant solo effort as English giants Arsenal earned their second win of their US tour by defeating Chivas Guadalajara 3-1. Oxlade-Chamberlain scored just five minutes into the second half, using a back heel flick to loose a Chivas defender, and then cut

Kelechi Nwakali says he’ll now seal Arsenal deal after turning 18

Nigerian starlet Kelechi Nwakali says he will now join English Premier League club Arsenal for pre-season in July after turning 18. The Golden Eaglets star also revealed that he will now sign a five-year-deal with the Gunners in the coming days. “I will sign this month now that I’m 18, and then

Midfielder Xhaka becomes Arsenal’s first offseason signing

Arsenal has signed midfielder Granit Xhaka, the team's first addition to the squad in the transfer window. The 23-year-old Xhaka is joining Arsenal from Borussia Monchengladbach after captaining the German team to fourth place in the Bundesliga. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says "we have been watching him for a long time now

Arsenal struggles leave Wenger in spotlight

Arsene Wenger again found his future was the focus of attention ahead of Arsenal's final game of the season against Aston Villa at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. At the Gunners' last home game, some supporters staged a protest urging Wenger to quit and two weeks on, the Arsenal manager's contract

Malaga move to snatch Kelechi Nwakali from Arsenal

Spanish La Liga club Malaga have reportedly made a move to snatch the captain of Nigeria’ U20 Kelechi Nwakali from Arsenal. According to, the Diamond/ASJ Academy midfielder and his camp have claimed that the player’s proposed move to the Emirates is more or less in the bag but that is