Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match against Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is happy for Arsenal to win ugly, but knows they cannot afford too many costly defensive relapses if they are to challen(...)

Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal scores the equaliser against Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium. Photograph:   Clive Mason/Getty Images

Arsenal 2 Crystal Palace 1Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey netted a dramatic stoppage-time winner to finally break the resistance of managerless Crysta(...)

Referee Michael Oliver (L) uses vanishing spray to mark a free kick during their English Community Shield soccer match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium in London, August 10, 2014. REUTERS/Darren Staples (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

After nine years without a trophy Arsene Wenger now has two in two games as a breezy performance marked by three excellent goals secured a Community (...)

Arsenal’s Mathieu Debuchy  is challenged by Manchester City’s Aleksandar Kolarov during the  Community Shield  at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Arsenal 3 Manchester City 0After eight years without a trophy Arsène Wenger now has two in two games as a breezy performance marked by three excellent(...)

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger. Photograph:  Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images

Arsène Wenger had said he would not “dance on the beach in Rio” if Arsenal won the FA Cup. In the event, he did diving headers. The images of t(...)

Calum Chambers: glimpses of his talent persuaded Wenger that Chambers should be lured to London. Photograph: PA

The remarkable summer exodus of talent from Southampton is set to continue with Morgan Schneiderlin and Jay Rodriguez close to a reunion with former (...)

Southampton have announced that defender Calum Chambers has joined Arsenal for an undisclosed fee.  Photograph: Chris Ison/PA

Calum Chambers has been assured he will be granted significant opportunities in the Arsenal first-team in the forthcoming season after the England und(...)

 Striker Alexis Sanchez has joined  Arsenal from Baracelona. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Alexis Sanchez is ready to tackle the biggest challenge of his football career head on by helping fire Arsenal to success next season. The Chile inter(...)

 Alexis Sanchez having medical at Arsenal. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Arsenal Striker Alexis Sanchez has agreed to join Arsenal on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee, the club have announced. The Chile forward h(...)

Alexis Sanchez is understood to have instructed his representatives to tie up negotiations with Arsenal over his move from Barcelona. Photograph:  Jose Coelho/EPA

Arsenal remain confident of pushing through a €38 million deal for Chile winger Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona and expect to complete the signing of Fr(...)