Mathieu Debuchy of Arsenal is facing three months on the sidelines after having surgery on his ankle. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed France defender Mathieu Debuchy will be absent for three months after ankle surgery.Debuchy – signed from(...)

Arsenal’s Mesut Özil has been criticised for his performances recently.  Ralph Orlowski / Reuters

Mesut Özil must not be used as a “scapegoat” for Arsenal’s shortcomings, Arsene Wenger has insisted.The German World Cup winner, who is Arsenal’s reco(...)

Arsenal’s Mesut Oezil leaves the pitch dejected after losing to Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League group D soccer match in Dortmund. Photograph:  Ralph Orlowski/Reuters

Arsene Wenger was scathing of Arsenal’s performance as they launched their Champions League Group D campaign with a chastening 2-0 defeat at Borussia(...)

 Jack Wilshere of Arsenal given ‘brutal reminder of how far he still has to go, as Arsenal were flattened by a supposedly understrength but actually superb Borussia Dortmund.’ Photograph:  Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images

Jack Wilshere has had a big 10 days. Last week he played as a holding midfielder for England, but his selection in that position drew some complaints (...)

Borussia Dortmund’s Ciro Immobile celebrates after scoring  against Arsenal during their Champions League Group D game. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach / Reuters

Borussia Dortmund 2 Arsenal 0It was a night of awkward truths for Arsenal and by the time it was all done, it seemed like the irrefutable evidence of (...)

Arsene Wenger considers his options for tonight’s match during Arsenal’s training session at London Colney yesterday. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Arsenal have been here before. Twice in the previous three seasons they have made the trip to this blue-collar German city to take on Borussia Dortm(...)

Danny Welbeck  during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Arsenal’s signing of Danny Welbeck from Manchester United was a curious example of a deal that seemed to leave both sides disappointed. Arsène Wenger’(...)

England’s Danny Welbeck celebrates his second goal against Switzerland  at the Sankt Jakob-Park stadium in Basel this week. Photograph: Denis Balibouse / Reuters

Arsene Wenger has admitted he had originally wanted to sign Danny Welbeck on loan from Manchester United with an option to buy before eventually settl(...)

 Danny Welbeck moves to Arsenal. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Arsenal sweated until beyond the final minutes of the transfer window to complete a deal to sign Danny Welbeck for £16m (€20,156,800) from Manchester (...)

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny saves from Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy during the English Premier League  match at the King Power Stadium. Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Leicester 1 Arsenal 1It was a day that did nothing for Arsène Wenger’s dubious claim that Arsenal are well-stocked in the striker department and under(...)