December 9 2013 Latest news:
Paul Merson was impressed by Everton youngster Ross Barkley in Sunday’s 1-1 draw against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.
Mathieu Flamini says Arsenal cannot afford to lose their focus as they look to continue their impressive start to the season in a tough run of upcoming fixtures.
Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta says his former club Everton are the best team the Gunners have faced in the Premier League this season.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger challenged his side to maintain the positive attidude which has put them five points clear at the top of the Premier League.
While it was not a maximum point’s haul, Gunners boss Arsene Wenger was nevertheless pleased to have at least maintained momentum ahead of next week’s Champions League trip to Napoli and then the showdown at Manchester City next weekend.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was happy to have five points between his side and closest challengers Liverpool and Chelsea.
Premier League: Arsenal 1 Everton 1
Another potentially thrilling clash between Premier League leaders Arsenal and Tottenham is in the pipeline after the north London rivals were drawn against each other in the FA Cup third round.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has hinted he could rotate his side against Bayern Munich on Tuesday in preparation for next weekend’s clash against Arsenal.