Bojan Krkic needs more time to regain full fitness, says Mark Hughes
Bojan Krkic needs more time to regain full fitness, says Mark Hughes

Stoke City striker Bojan Krkic is progressing well from his knee injury but the Spaniard will take more time to regain full match fitness, manager Mark Hughes has said.

Community Shield: Arsenal out to make statement of intent against Chelsea
Community Shield: Arsenal out to make statement of intent against Chelsea

Old rivalries will be renewed when Arsenal play Chelsea in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday, with the Gunners hoping to prove they are the real deal and finally a match for the Premier League champions ahead of the new season.

Arsenal trounce Everton in Asia Trophy final
Arsenal trounce Everton in Asia Trophy final

FA Cup holders Arsenal claimed more silverware and sent out a message of intent for the new Premier League season as they overpowered Everton 3-1 to win the Barclays Asia Trophy on Saturday.

Arsene Wenger expects 'cohesive' squad to mount title challenge
Arsene Wenger expects 'cohesive' squad to mount title challenge

Manager Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal have a strong enough squad to challenge for a first Premier League title since 2004 with back-to-back FA Cup victories in the last two seasons bringing a winning mentality to the side.

Arsenal hopeful goalkeeper Peter can Cech mate title rivals
Arsenal hopeful goalkeeper Peter can Cech mate title rivals

The arrival of goalkeeper Petr Cech has given Arsenal`s unfairly criticised defensive unit a welcome boost and could be the missing piece in the title puzzle, his new side have said.

Liverpool appoint coaches Sean O`Driscoll, Pepijn Lijnders
Liverpool appoint coaches Sean O`Driscoll, Pepijn Lijnders

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers moved to reinforce his depleted coaching set up with the left field appointment of Sean O`Driscoll and the promotion of Pepijn Lijnders from the academy.

Jose Mourinho says he supports Peter Cech's move to Arsenal
Jose Mourinho says he supports Peter Cech's move to Arsenal

Czech Republic goalkeeper Petr Cech`s transfer from Premier League champions Chelsea to local rivals Arsenal has been backed by the west London club`s manager Jose Mourinho.

Chelsea fans threaten Peter Cech on Twitter
Chelsea fans threaten Peter Cech on Twitter

English Premier League (EPL) side Arsenal's new signing Petr Cech has received several death threats from his former club Chelsea fans on Twitter following his 10 million pounds move.

Jack Wilshere fined £40,000 for anti-Spurs chants
Jack Wilshere fined £40,000 for anti-Spurs chants

Arsenal star Jack Wilshere was fined £40,000 (55,900 euros, $62,900) on Wednesday and warned over his future conduct after being charged with making controversial remarks about rival club Tottenham.

Arsenal need consistency to challenge, says Thierry Henry
Arsenal need consistency to challenge, says Thierry Henry

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry urged his former team to find some consistency if they want to challenge for Premier League honours.

`Why always me? I don`t know,` says Jack Wilshere
`Why always me? I don`t know,` says Jack Wilshere

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere cannot explain his tendency to generate unwanted headlines, but he believes the controversies that have pockmarked his career have made him a stronger and wiser person.

Jack Wilshere charged over anti-Spurs chants
Jack Wilshere charged over anti-Spurs chants

Arsenal`s Jack Wilshere has been charged with misconduct after leading the club`s supporters in chants against Tottenham Hotspur during their FA Cup victory parade, the Football Association announced on Wednesday.

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere apologises after anti-Spurs chants
Arsenal's Jack Wilshere apologises after anti-Spurs chants

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has apologised after singing anti-Tottenham Hotspur songs during the Gunners` victory parade to celebrate their 4-0 FA Cup final victory over Aston Villa.

FA Cup wins must fuel title challenge, says Theo Walcott
FA Cup wins must fuel title challenge, says Theo Walcott

Arsenal must not rest on their laurels after successive FA Cup victories and instead use one of the side`s "best squads" to inspire them to Premier League glory next season, according to forward Theo Walcott.

Arsenal can win Premier League title again: Arsene Wenger
Arsenal can win Premier League title again: Arsene Wenger

 English Premier League club Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes his side's recent FA Cup triumph over Aston Villa will boost them for serious title challenge next season.

I'm very proud, says Arsene Wenger after record Arsenal win
I'm very proud, says Arsene Wenger after record Arsenal win

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger could be excused if he felt like singing a verse of `we`ve won our trophy back` after his team retained the FA Cup with a 4-0 demolition of Aston Villa in Saturday`s final at Wembley.

Tim Sherwood promises Villa clear-out after FA Cup final defeat
Tim Sherwood promises Villa clear-out after FA Cup final defeat

Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood said some players in the side crushed 4-0 by Arsenal in the FA Cup final on Saturday had played their last match for the club.

Arsene Wenger pride at historic FA Cup triumph
Arsene Wenger pride at historic FA Cup triumph

Arsene Wenger revealed his pride at making history as Arsenal stormed to FA Cup final glory with a 4-0 thrashing of Aston Villa on Saturday.

FA Cup final hero Walcott praises Wenger after injury
FA Cup final hero Walcott praises Wenger after injury

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott thanked manager Arsene Wenger for trusting him on the big occasion after the Gunners demolished Aston Villa 4-0 in Saturday`s FA Cup final.

Arsenal crush Aston Villa in final to claim FA Cup record
Arsenal crush Aston Villa in final to claim FA Cup record

Holders Arsenal won the FA Cup for a record 12th time on Saturday, outclassing Aston Villa 4-0 at Wembley with stunning goals from Theo Walcott and Alexis Sanchez setting up victory.