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Arsenal beat Liverpool 5-4 to lift FA Community Shield on penalties

Arsenal beat Liverpool 5-4 on penalties on Saturday to lift the FA Community Shield, the curtain-raiser for the English domestic season, after the two sides played out a 1-1 draw at Wembley. Gunners captain and match goal-scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang fired in the final penalty of the afternoon to complete the north London side’s second win […]

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Arsenal beat Chelsea for 14th FA Cup trophy

Arsenal skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice to help his side secure a 2-1 win over 10-man Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday for a record-extending 14th crown in the competition. Victory at an empty Wembley Stadium earned Mikel Arteta his first trophy as Arsenal manager, after he left his role as Pep Guardiola’s […]

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China boycotts Arsenal-Manchester City game following Mesut Ozil comments

China’s state broadcaster CCTV has removed Sunday’s Arsenal-Manchester City game from its schedule after comments made by Gunners midfielder Mesut Ozil. Ozil posted on social media about the treatment of Uighur Muslims in China. Arsenal distanced the club from the German’s views, saying it was “always apolitical as an organisation”. The Global Times described Ozil’s […]