Emmanuel Petit

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Mesut Özil of Arsenal looks dejected during the Premier League match against  Crystal Palace. Photograph:  Clive Rose/Getty Images

Arsène Wenger has become accustomed to putting on his best front for the pre-match media fandango. Given the volatile climate he arrives, straight bat(...)

François Hollande: the French president said in 2012 that he regretted the “ghettoisation” of the Les Bleus national football team. Photograph: Yoan Valat/AFP/Getty Images

Remarks by François Hollande quoted in a new book have enraged the French judiciary, footballers and his ex-partner, and prompted a wave of ridicule (...)

West Germany 1972 What do you get if you cross Total Football with tiki-taka? Ramba Zamba fussball, the name given to the colourful, vibrant style (...)

Arsenal head to Barcelona looking to overturn a 2-0 first leg deficit. Photograph: Reuters

One of the players most closely associated with Arsene Wenger’s early success at Arsenal has reluctantly suggested that it might be time for the manag(...)

Emmanuel Petit was in Dublin to promote Carlsberg’s Euro ticket giveaway  with over 1100 Ireland match tickets up for grabs. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

French World Cup and European Championship winner Emmanuel Petit says he fears this summer’s tournament in his home country may be marred by violence.(...)

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger is under pressure after defeats to Manchestewr United and Swansea City. Photograph: EPA.

Last season it was August, the season before that it was March, the season before that it was January and the season before that it was March and Apr(...)

Jose Mourinho has insisted his players were happy to travel to Haifa ahead of tonight’s Champions League fixture against Maccabi Tel-Aviv. Photograph: Afp

José Mourinho has claimed he had no “Graeme Le Saux” in his Chelsea squad as he confirmed none of his players had expressed reluctance to travel to (...)

Just over a decade since he carved a dreamlike swathe through defences as the focal point of Arsenal’s “invincibles”, Thierry Henry will this weeke(...)

THAT moment in the   World Cup  qualifying football match between France and the Republic of Ireland at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis in Paris on November 18th, 2009 when Thierry Henry handled the ball.

“If I had to sleep with a Premiership footballer, it would be Thierry Henry. ”Fair point, well made by my Manchester United-supporting brother in law.(...)

Emmanuel Petit has criticised the apathy towards his former Arsenal, Monaco and France team mate Thierry Henry

Emmanuel Petit has condemned apathy in France towards Thierry Henry and claimed the country would be better under German rule.A former team-mate of He(...)