Mesut Özil scores Arsenal’s  first goal during the Premier League game against Bournemouth at  Vitality Stadium. Photograph:  Matthew Childs/Action Images via Reuters

Bournemouth 0 Arsenal 2 Sadly for Bournemouth, they had not seen the last of Mesut Özil this season. After scoring in and orchestrating Arsenal’s 2-0(...)

Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez was a frustrated figure at the Emirates stadium on Tuesday night. Photograph: EPA

Arsenal 0 Southampton 0 For Arsenal a tremor that started as a festive flinch has now turned into a full-on winter wobble. A 0-0 draw against a pow(...)

Stoke’s Jack Butland in action during the 0-0 draw with Arsenal. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

Stoke City 0 Arsenal 0 Trips to Stoke have been the stuff of nightmares for Arsène Wenger but this game will not live long in the memory, never mind (...)

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp celebrates after Joe Allen scores the late equaliser in the Premier League game at Anfield. Photograph:  Carl Recine/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Liverpool 3 Arsenal 3 Every year, there are certain matches when the team that goes on to win the Premier League can look back upon and identify them(...)

Arsenal’s  manager Arsene Wenger: “The consistency of our results is very important. Therefore it was important to win on Saturday and not to break that belief.” Photograph:  Andy Rain/EPA

Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal’s current run of form means they go to Liverpool with the right belief to maintain their place at the Premier League s(...)

Joel Campbell celebrates after opening the scoring for Arsenal in their FA cup third-round match against Sunderland at Emirates Stadium. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters/Livepic

Arsenal 3 Sunderland 1 FA Cup holders Arsenal came from behind to beat a much-changed Sunderland side in their third-round meeting at the Emirates St(...)

Laurent Koscielny’s second half goal gave league leaders Arsenal a 1-0 win over Newcastle at the Emirates. Photograph: Reuters

Arsenal 1 Newcastle United 0 Arsenal laboured to victory over Newcastle to start 2016 with a win and move two points clear at the top of the Barcla(...)

Mesut Ozil: “Without a doubt, Mesut has been the player of this season so far,” says his Arsenal team-mate Theo Walcott. Phogograph: John Walton/PA

Eye contact. According to Theo Walcott, it is all that Mesut Ozil needs. Once the Arsenal playmaker has locked on, the creative sparks fly. It is the (...)

Christine Lagarde: IMF chief was indicted for involvement in allegedly improper multimillion-euro payment to tycoon Bernard Tapie.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger will have a broad smile on his face this morning as he savours the form of the nonpareil Mesut Özil. If Özil stays fit, (...)

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil celebrates scoring their second goal with Hector Bellerin and Aaron Ramsey. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Arsenal 2 Bournemouth 0 This time, Arsenal did make it to the summit of the Premier League. The lead may not last beyond Tuesday night, when Leices(...)