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17 August, 2019
Arsenal show quality and battling spirit in home win against Burnley (2-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal were in Premier League action at Emirates Stadium against Burnley and were looking to make it two wins out of two after last week’s away win vs Newcastle. Arsenal were quick out of the blocks; Joe Willock and Dani Ceballos were particularly active in midfield and linking well with the forward line….

17 August, 2019
BURNLEY: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the first Premier League home match of the season against Burnley. It’s the first match at home this year and we’re looking forward to meeting with our supporters in the Emirates. We’re preparing with big work, we’re enthusiastic for each moment this week…

11 August, 2019
Arsenal get off to a winning start in the Premier League against Newcastle (0-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal travelled to the North East to face Newcastle United on the opening weekend of fixtures in the Premier League. Arsenal knew they would face a tough task against Steve Bruce’s team and the heavy rain that fell throughout the game made it difficult for both teams to maintain possession. The first half…

4 August, 2019
Arsenal play final pre-season friendly at Camp Nou against FC Barcelona (2-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal travelled to Spain to play their last pre-season friendly against FC Barcelona in the Joan Gamper Trophy. The first half saw Barcelona enjoy a greater share of possession, but Arsenal were working hard in defence and looking to spring the counter-attack whenever possible. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gave the Gunners the lead in the 36th…

31 July, 2019
Arsenal play in Angers SCO centenary match (1-1, Arsenal win 3-4 on pens)

Arsenal’s next pre-season friendly was away against Ligue 1 side, Angers SCO. There was a special atmosphere at the Stade Raymond Kopa as the home fans were celebrating their club’s centenary. And it was Angers who started better, with Farid El Melali scoring inside the opening fifteen minutes. He was set up by an excellent Baptiste…

28 July, 2019
Arsenal continue pre-season preparations in Emirates Cup vs Lyon (1-2)

Arsenal were back at Emirates Stadium after returning from their tour of the USA. Unai Emery’s team faced Lyon in the Emirates Cup on Sunday afternoon. Alex Lacazette was in the starting line-up to play against his former team but he took a knock to his foot in the opening minutes and had to be…

24 July, 2019
Arsenal complete final match of the USA tour against Real Madrid (2-2, 3-2 on pens)

Arsenal’s last stop on the tour of the USA saw them face Real Madrid at the FedExField in Washington DC. Unai Emery’s side took an early lead through Lacazette’s penalty after a Nacho handball in the tenth minute. Arsenal were on top for most of the first half and Aubameyang doubled the Gunners’ lead in…

21 July, 2019
Arsenal win against Fiorentina in the third game of the USA tour (0-3)

Arsenal’s tour of the USA continued with an International Champions Cup match against Fiorentina at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. The game began at relatively high tempo with Arsenal looking to control possession and Fiorentina looking dangerous on the break. In fact, Martinez was the busier of the two goalkeepers in the opening…

18 July, 2019
Arsenal continue USA tour with victory against Bayern Munich (1-2)

Arsenal faced Bayern Munich in the International Champions Cup at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Los Angeles. Unai Emery named a completely different starting eleven to the side which started against Colorado Rapids in the 0-3 win earlier in the week. The first half saw Arsenal settle into the game quicker. The Gunners’ front three…

16 July, 2019
Arsenal kick off tour of the USA with win against the Colorado Rapids (0-3)

Arsenal played the first match of their US tour against MLS side Colorado Rapids in Denver. The capacity crowd at the Dick’s Sporting Goods Park had the chance to see some of Arsenal’s young talent close-up, as well as some of the more established stars who came on in the second half. 18 year-old James Olayinka…