Arsenal's online fan base have gone into melt down after photos showing one of their star player with a potbelly surfaced online, The gunners began their Pre-season campaign with a disappointing 2:1 loss to Hibernian. Mikel Arteta named a strong starting XI for the game with Willian making the team, wll it didn't take long for fans to spot Willian's physical condition, the Brazilian was obviously overweight and he didn't look like a professional athlete or footballer.
Arsenal are back in action after a long break, but the Gunners return was marked with a 2-1 loss to Scottish side Hibernian on Tuesday evening. The Gunners woeful performance against the Scottish side led to their defeat and it was obvious that the North London club need to sign world-class players before the beginning of the season if they want to win titles.
Arsenal's preseason started early this month, and so far, they have been able to play Rangers FC and Hibernian in Scotland. While the first game ended in a disappointing loss, the second game was much better. The gunners recently cancelled their participation in the Florida cup due to a small number of positive Covid-19 test.
Arsenal and Chelsea will kick-off The Mind Series on Sunday ahead of the new season with a match at the Emirates Stadium. The Mind Series will be a series of friendly matches between Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham with the match proceeds going to Mind (UK's number one mental health charity) and each club's foundation.
As regards the 2021-2022 season, Arsenal will be clashing against Chelsea in their second Premier League game at the Emirates. And, Mikel Arteta will focus on taking the club to a new level, and compete with his competitors in the league. Meanwhile, having seen how the Gunners played against Hibernian yesterday, It's crystal clear that they need to sign some players before the commencement of the 2021-2022 campaign.
Last season was one of the worst seasons Arsenal football club has endured in recent memory, the gunners finished 8th in the Premier League whilst also failing to qualify for any European tournaments yet the Arsenal board has kept faith with Mikel Arteta. Yesterday the gunners played their first pre season game and to the dismay of every Arsenal supporter, Mikel Arteta's team lost to Hibernian 2:1, the hosts scored two second half goals in quick succession before substitute Emile Smith Rowe pulled one back for Arsenal.
Arsenal kicked off their pre-season campaign with a disappointing defeat, Mikel Arteta's men played against Scottish minnows, Hibernian and they surprisingly lost 2:1 despite Mikel Arteta naming a strong squad. The likes of Cedric Soares, Aubameyang, Pablo Mari, Kolasinac, Elneny, Maitland Niles, Willian, Nketiah and Reiss Nelson all started, so it becomes surprising when they are unable to beat a team such as Hibernian.
Arteta Speaks About Arsenal Ahead Of New Season. Photo Credit: Goggle Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, has said he is worried about his side ahead of the new Premier League season. This follows a series of defensive errors against Chelsea in a pre-season friendly on Sunday.
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Arsenal's pre-season has not gotten off to a good start as the gunners have failed to win any of their first two games, leaving the fans unhappy. The North London club lost 2-1 to Hibernian in its first game and then drew 2-2 against Rangers yesterday. The fans may be worried about the results but here are three reasons why they can stay positive ahead of the season.
Arsenal played Hibernian in the 2021/2022 pre-season campaign on Tuesday day night. The pre-season games are matches that help players to build their fitness and recover fully for the long season break. Unfortunately for Arsenal, Hibernian got the better side of the game in the first half after goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo's awful mistake cost them an early goal, they went further score another goal making it two nill in the second half.
English premier league giant, Arsenal FC were not impressive in their pre-season games which stand as build-up to their expected level of delivery in the new campaign. The Mikel Arteta's side struggled in the last season as they finished 8th on the table which as such put them out of European competition in the new season.
Finally, the Arsenal football club are back to winning ways as they trashed West Brom by Six goals to nil on Wednesday night. The gunners have been so bad in terms of performance so far. Before the West Brom wich Albion fixture with Arsenal, the gunners have played six matches in total, without recording a win.
The wait is finally over as this weekend ushers in the 2021/22 English Premier League season. Action kicks off with newly promoted Brentford FC welcoming Arsenal to their Community stadium. Arsenal are widely regarded as favorites to take all three points from this encounter but they will need to be careful with their approach as Brentford have the ability to spring a surprise result.
One important attribute any professional athlete should posses is a good physique. That is why they are required to exercise regularly in order to maintain maximum fitness. This is why it was surprising to see Arsenal playmaker Willian Borges Da Silva sporting a gut in a recent game.
After the defensive errors against Hibernian and Glasgow Rangers , no Arsenal fan wants to see more errors especially as Arsenal fans are resigned to watching their foundering team compete only in the domestic scene come 2021/22 season, no thanks to their poor performance in the first half of last season which contributed hugely to their poor positioning at the end of 2020/21 EPL season.
Willian's new physical appearance now appears to be a bit fat with pot belly meaning he has over enjoyed himself doing the break. This got fans angry after the friendly match against Hibernian Pictures of Willian from Arsenal's recent pre-season friendly have gone viral on social media as there are suggestions that the players seems unfit and out of shape.
Arsenal football club has launched the home kits for the new 2021/22 season while on tour in Scotland. The gunners lost their first game against Hibernian on tuesday and the players are ready to bounce back sporting the new kits in the next friendly against Rangers. A historic game to mark Rangers' 150th anniversary.
It was a disappointing end to the 2020/2021 season as Arsenal finished in 8th position and missed out on European football for the first time in 25 years. Mikel Arteta will try and rethink his strategies as he looks to get Arsenal back to the top. In preparation for the upcoming season, Mikel Arteta and his team are currently in Scotland for pre-season.
Arsenal have started their preparation ahead of the 2021-2022 season. Recall that the Gunners finished in eight position in the Premier League table last season. Mikel Arteta side are currently in Scotland for their pre-season tour. The Gunners will play two Scottish clubs, Hibernian and Rangers before they return to London.