Arsenal have been told a piece of business they conducted this summer has provided Mikel Arteta with a totally unnecessary “big problem”. The Gunners were the biggest spenders in European football this summer. With a squad in desperate need of major surgery after slipping to eighth last season, Arsenal sanctioned six arrivals to the tune of over £140m in combined fees.
Edu is "breathing a sigh of relief" because his job as Arsenal's technical director is safe following a big-spending summer transfer window, according to journalist Paul Brown. Who did Arsenal spend big on before last month's deadline? Edu, who was appointed as Arsenal's technical director two years ago, led the Gunners on a spending spree as they parted with £156.8million - more than any other Premier League club - before the window slammed shut.
Arsenal defender Ben White says his ‘heart skipped a beat’ after a under hit back pass against Burnley on Saturday, thanking goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale for getting him out of trouble. Martin Odegaard’s first-half free kick sealed a 1-0 win for the Gunners at Turf Moor as they secured a second consecutive win to alleviate some pressure after losing their first three games of the season.
'My heart skipped a beat' - Arsenal defender White grateful to keeper Ramsdale after major error in Burnley win
The England international has reflected on the moment that almost cost the Gunners a crucial victory at Turf Moor Ben White has expressed his gratitude towards Aaron Ramsdale after getting away with a major error in Arsenal's win over Burnley, admitting "my heart skipped a beat".
Arsenal made it back-to-back wins in the Premier League with a 1-0 win at Burnley on Saturday afternoon, but club legend Paul Merson gave mixed reviews on Aaron Ramsdale and Ben White Paul Merson hailed Aaron Ramsdale as "outstanding" after the goalkeeper kept his second clean sheet in a row for Arsenal in a 1-0 victory at Burnley.
Arsenal defender Ben White blamed Burnley’s dry pitch for his stray back pass which almost cost the Gunners a penalty at Turf Moor. Mikel Arteta’s side ground out a tricky 1-0 win over the Clarets on Saturday, their second of the season. Indeed, they have now notched two clean-sheet wins following three successive defeats and nine goals conceded.
The Norway international's free-kick against Burnley was 'amazing', according to Gunners defender Ben White Arsenal defender Ben White has heaped praise on Martin Odegaard after the Norwegian scored the winner against Burnley on Saturday. The Gunners clinched their first Premier League away win of the season, defeating Sean Dyche's men 1-0 thanks to a first-half free-kick from the former Real Madrid star.
Ben White could have cost Arsenal a precious three points as the Gunners left Turf Moor with a 1-0 victory over Burnley Arsenal battled hard with Burnley before clinching all three points on Saturday afternoon. The Gunners dominated the early exchanges but struggled to create any meaningful openings in the first half before Bukayo Saka was brought down on the edge of the area just before half an hour had been played.
Arsenal are slowly beginning to turn their season around after a poor start to the Premier League campaign, but a transfer decision by boss Mikel Arteta could create problems It was a case of no expense spared this summer for Arsenal as Mikel Arteta’s side forked out no less than £142million – a club record for a single transfer window.
Brighton boss Graham Potter claims the Seagulls didn't need a Ben White replacement thanks to 'unique' Shane Duffy who has impressed since his return from 'frustrating and disappointing' loan at Celtic
Irish defender Shane Duffy spent last season on loan in Scotland at Celtic Brighton lost defender Ben White to Arsenal for £50million this summer Graham Potter revealed they didn't need a replacement with the return of Duffy Brighton could go top of the table with a win over Leicester City on Sunday
Paul Merson hails ‘outstanding’ Aaron Ramsdale but says fellow Arsenal summer signing Ben White was ‘shaky’ in Burnley victory
Paul Merson hailed ‘outstanding’ goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale after Arsenal’s victory at Burnley but said fellow Gunners summer signing Ben White was ‘shaky’ at Turf Moor. Mikel Arteta’s side picked up their second win of the season and first away from home on Saturday, beating Sean Dyche’s Burnley 1-0 thanks to Martin Odegaard’s brilliant free-kick.
Arsenal's £50m man was very nearly responsible for costing the Gunners all three points during their trip to Turf Moor after his under-hit back-pass almost handed Burnley a penalty Arsenal central defender Ben White was incredibly close to scuppering the Gunners' victory at Sean Dyche'sBurnley after his under-hit back pass failed to reach its intended target in Aaron Ramsdale.
Ben White was Arsenal's big summer signing in the transfer window but some fans were frustrated with his performance at Turf Moor Some Arsenal fans took to social media to voice their frustrations despite their victory over Burnley. The Gunners won their first Premier League away match of the season thanks to a sublime first-half free-kick from Norway captain Martin Odegaard.
OPINION: Takehiro Tomiyasu had a great performance against Burnley showing he is ready for the Premier League challenge, in the process helping Ben White who had a nervy afternoon at Turf Moor. Arsenal claimed a first Premier League away win of the season after an impressive 1-0 victory over Burnley at Turf Moor.
Ben White helped earn his side a clean sheet at Turf Moor during Arsenal's 1-0 win over Burnley - but some online Gunners fans were not best pleased with the defender's performance overall Criticism has been aimed at Ben White after what was considered a poor performance from the Arsenal defender against Burnley.
BEN WHITE was saved by VAR after replays overturned a Burnley penalty that resulted from his woeful backpass. The Arsenal defender misjudged a pass back to Aaron Ramsdale that was too short for the keeper to gather. Burnley striker Matej Vydra pounced to run onto the chance and Ramsdale looked to have taken him down in the box.
How the Gunners got on individually in their Premier League clash at Turf Moor as Arsenal secured a vital 1-0 win Aaron Ramsdale: Given the nod again the 23-year-old was largely solid in goal. One shakey moment where he flapped at a cross and a poor clearance from the back were the only two blots on his copybook.
Many Arsenal fans have been slamming the display of Ben White in the first half of their game at Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The former Brighton defender struggled at times in the air against the Clarets’ two strikers Chris Wood and Ashley Barnes, a criticism of his in the 2-0 loss away at Brentford on the opening day.
Albion spent more than £35m signing midfielder Enock Mwepu, goalkeeper Kjell Scherpen, and wing-back Marc Cucurella this summer but more players left than joined Brighton chairman Tony Bloom suggested the club is taking a more holistic approach when it comes to transfers rather than just going out willy-nilly to sign a striker.