Arsenal’s plan works at Man City, Bayern’s bad week gets worse: Marcotti recaps the weekend

Gabriele Marcotti, Senior Writer, ESPN FCApr 1, 2024, 11:55 AM ET The first weekend of club football after the international break always entertains, and this European weekend was no different as we got a string of big, decisive results in the big leagues. Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal frustrated Manchester City and Pep Guardiola in a gritty … Read more

Why it’s Arsenal’s moment vs. Man City, and can a Messi-less Miami deliver?

Luis Miguel Echegaray, ESPNMar 29, 2024, 12:40 PM ET Each week, Luis Miguel Echegaray discusses the latest from the soccer world. From standout performances and what you might have missed to what to keep an eye on in the coming days, LME has a few things to say. This week, why Manchester City vs. Arsenal … Read more

Saka in unstoppable form – Why Arsenal’s ‘starboy’ is pivotal to the Gunners’ title hopes

7 goals in 5 games  ©IMAGO Bukayo Saka picked up the ball on the right-wing for Arsenal, turned his defender and fired the ball into the corner of the net. A sight becoming so repetitive, one could be forgiven for suspecting déjà vu. It was the case again at the Emirates on Saturday evening. At just … Read more

Arteta: Arsenal’s round-of-16 history ‘irrelevant’

Mikel Arteta called Arsenal’s history of failure in the Champions League knockout stages “irrelevant” and challenged his players to create their own dream final at Wembley. The Gunners face FC Porto at Estadio do Dragao in Tuesday’s round-of-16, first-leg clash, aiming to reach the quarterfinals for the first time since 2010. – Stream on ESPN+: … Read more