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Eddie Nketiah ensures Arsenal’s FA Cup gamble pays off against Portsmouth | Football

Sokratis Papastathopoulos (second left) volleyed Arsenal into a 1-0 lead just before half-time.

Mikel Arteta is nothing if not brave. With the outcome of his team’s season hinging on progressing in the FA Cup, the Arsenal manager saw his faith in youth rewarded once again with a clinical away victory thanks to goals either side of half-time from Sokratis Papstathopoulos and Eddie Nketiah. …

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Arsenal’s Mikel Arteta warns top players ‘cracking’ under strain of schedule | Football

Mikel Arteta has warned that players at the top level are “cracking and cracking” under the strain of the fixture calendar and believes football will suffer a dip in standards if changes are not made quickly. In a staggered week of FA Cup fifth-round football Arteta’s Arsenal side travel to …

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Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka is reluctantly making a big impression at the back | Football

Bukayo Saka scores for Arsenal against Bournemouth in the FA Cup.

When the time comes for Freddie Ljungberg to cast around for management roles, there is one piece of foresight he might want to drop into any job interviews. On a freezing December night in Liège, midway through his stint as Arsenal’s interim head coach, he opted to solve a personnel …

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