The Gunners won the match 1–0, following a goal by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who scored via a drive into the top corner. 13 - David Ospina. [107] Arsenal would move for Lucas Pérez and Shkodran Mustafi late in the transfer window, with the La Liga duo eventually joining for a reported £17.1 million[75] and £35 million respectively. Visit ESPN to view Arsenal squad and player information from all competitions, along with a season-by-season archive. Arsenal started December losing 0-2 to aSwansea City side under Michael Laudrup, with two goals scored by Michu for Swansea late on, in what the BBC called "Arsenal's worst start to a season under Arsene Wenger". [40] Arsenal returned to Premier League action against Manchester United at Old Trafford on 19 November. [8] Arsenal beat the All Stars 2–1 on 28 July (July 29 BST), with a Joel Campbell penalty and a Chuba Akpom close-range finish coming either side of a goal from Didier Drogba. Quiz by ManUnited2351. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016; Soar, Phil; Tyler, Martin (2011). 33 - Petr Cech. [35][36] Oxlade-Chamberlain's form saw him awarded with a Premier League start against basement side Sunderland. On 1 December 2016, Oxford United chose to cut short Daniel Crowley's loan deal. In the first half Alexis Sánchez bundled home the opening goal despite replays showing the ball hit his hand before it went into the back of the net. arsenal squad assessment 2016; Facebook. Arsene Wenger might have sorted out the Gunners’ shaky defence with the signing of Shkodran Mustafi in the summer. [5] On 22 July, Arsenal confirmed their third summer signing in Rob Holding, with the defender joining from Bolton Wanderers for a reported fee of £2 million. Stay up to date with all the latest with all the latest Arsenal news from James Benge and the team at across our social media channels.. Twitter: You can follow our dedicated Arsenal Twitter account, and our senior football writer James Benge. Arsenal's pressure finally got to a resistant Burnley side, with Laurent Koscielny scoring at a last minute corner. Despite goals from Walcott, Oxlade-Chamberlain and Chambers, Arsenal lost 4–3 at home to Liverpool. Little known fact: He is the third Arsenal player to have two Xs in his name after Xavier Cox (1931-37) and former Danish international Jaxx Marmaduke (1991-93). Three days later, Bayern Munich, already 5–1 up from the first leg of the Champions League knockout stage came to the Emirates for the second leg. Arsenal made its third summer signing on 22 July, signing Bolton Wanderers' Player of the Year Rob Holding. 2 - Mathieu Debuchy. After a goalless first period, Granit Xhaka's wildly deflected effort soared into the net, before Danny Welbeck nodded home three minutes later to seal a vital 2–0 victory and subsequently end United's 25 match unbeaten run in all competitions. Alex Iwobi also scored a late double, with the remaining goals coming from Theo Walcott, Santi Cazorla (although the Spaniard missed a third-minute penalty), and an own goal from defender Michael Haukås. Arsenal Football Club Highbury House 75 Drayton Park London, N5 1BU. Arsenal Squad Analysis by RP. To rectify the decline, for the next match away to Middlesbrough, Wenger decided to change the formation to 3–4–3 which eventual champions Chelsea had been playing with for almost the whole season. However, a red-card for Laurent Koscielny hindered the hosts progress, but Sanchez nonetheless managed to extend the lead before the break. Sergio Agüero and Kelechi Iheanacho scored either side of the Arsenal goals. Box office Iceland. Despite the Gunners taking the lead through Alexis Sánchez's deflected free kick the hosts equalised before half-time through Séamus Coleman before Ashley Williams headed home a late winner. Rúnar Alex Rúnarsson. Theo Walcott scored early in the first half but City responded during the second. [22], Following the international break, Arsenal resumed their Premier League campaign with a hard-fought 2–1 home victory over Southampton. Archived from the original on 26 August 2016 "Arsenal first team line-ups". David Ospina / 26. [13] In a post match interview, Wenger confirmed that Mesut Özil, Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud would not be fit for the game against Liverpool in nine days, with the trio returning to training on 8 August due to their extended exploits at Euro 2016. Last updated: 1 July 2015Source: Arsenal F.C. The Gunners comfortably won 2–0 with Lucas Pérez scoring his 7th goal of the season and Theo Walcott scoring his 100th Arsenal goal as they progressed into the FA Cup quarter-final.[61]. [19] Arsenal would then announce the signings of Lucas Pérez on 28 August, with the forward joining from Deportivo de La Coruña after the Gunners activated the Spaniard's reported £17.1 million release clause. Can you name the players in Arsenal's 2016/17 first team squad, including players on loan? The victory saw manager Arsène Wenger become the most successful manager in FA Cup history with seven wins. [25], The club's next match saw Arsenal kick off their EFL Cup campaign away to Nottingham Forest. However, Arsenal's poor form throughout 2017 continued in the league as they were soundly beaten 3–1 away to West Bromwich Albion putting their hopes of a top four finish in serious doubt. An overview of the 2016/17 Arsenal FC Squad. 2. Test your knowledge on this sports quiz and compare your score to others. [50], On New Year's Day Arsenal continued the league campaign and played against Premier League strugglers Crystal Palace and won 2–0 – a sufficient way to begin 2017. However, they failed in their attempts … Blog. We have included the squad from previous years too if you want to take a trip down memory lane. Despite various attacking exploits from either side in both halves, neither could not find a breakthrough in a fiercely-contested game, as it concluded 0–0. Mikel Arteta is frustrated at Arsenal's growing injury list after losing two more players in their goalless draw at Leeds as his team prepares for six matches in the next three weeks.... more » 22.11.2020 20:22 Three Manchester United players line up with Arsenal players old and new in the Matchday 6 all-star XI. But first, we will take a look at the Arsenal squad, team, all players of the 2020/21 season. Mesut Özil added a third on his 28th birthday, before Borja reduced the deficit once more. England’s Euro 2016 squad: the 23 picked by Roy Hodgson We profile the final squad chosen by England’s manager, Roy Hodgson, before this summer’s European Championship in … The 2016–17 season was Arsenal Ladies' 7th season in the Women's Super League, 25th season in the top flight, and the 30th season overall. The sides met nearly four years after a famous 7–5 Arsenal win at the same stage of the competition. Xhaka's involvement in UEFA Euro 2016 and his subsequent desire to secure his club future beforehand enabled Arsenal to uncharacteristically complete a signing before the formal opening of the transfer window. During the match, Arsenal had not had an effort on goal and often conceded to allow United to control the game for long periods, and their advances toward goal were rewarded through a Juan Mata left-foot finish after 68 minutes. [12] 1. [46] On 10 December Arsenal continued the Premier League campaign as they faced Stoke City at the Emirates. And now in my second season I guarenteed the league in the 30 week (118 goals), won Capital Shield, World Championships for clubs, Capital Cup, in Campions League Final and FA Cup final. Morata is a beast, 31(5) caps 51 goals. [52] On 7 January Arsenal started the FA Cup campaign in the third round against Championship side Preston North End away from home. However, referee Anastasios Sidiropoulos then changed his mind and sent Koscielny. A compilation of some of the best @Arsenal goals scored in the Premier League. In February 2016, it was announced that Arsenal would play in the Major League Soccer All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California in addition to a friendly against Mexican side Guadalajara three days later. London: Hamlyn. Fan of Arsenal, Robert Pires and most everything to do with rum and whiskey. [23] Arsenal would begin its 19th consecutive season in the UEFA Champions League three days later with a 1–1 away draw against Paris Saint-Germain. Arsenal were very shaky throughout the first half and early stages of the second and goals by Charlie Daniels, Callum Wilson and Ryan Fraser helped Bournemouth take a shock 3–0 lead. Coming into the final matchday, Arsenal were tipped to fail in their top-four bids as they were relying on slip-ups from Liverpool or Manchester City, who were playing Middlesbrough at home and Watford away, respectively. 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