Alex Oxlade Chamberlain

Is This How England Should Line-Up At Euro 2016?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK Sport

England's plane home is not on the runway yet but the luggage is packed for their flight home from Brazil after two defeats in two World Cup games. Un...

Who Should Replace The Ox For England?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Sport

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's knee injury he suffered in England's 2-2 draw with Ecuador on Wednesday will keep him out for between 10 and 21 days. Ecu...

PHOTOS: Ecuador 2-2 England

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Sport

England played out an entertaining 2-2 draw with Ecuador in their penultimate friendly fixture before the World Cup begins next week but left the nati...

Samuel Luckhurst

The Ox Must Start But Wilshere Struggles: 5 Talking Points From England's Draw With Ecuador

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Sport

England played out an entertaining 2-2 draw with Ecuador in their penultimate friendly fixture before the World Cup begins next week. Wayne Rooney ...

Roy May Be Holding Us Back

Tom Cook | Posted 01.06.2014 | UK Sport
Tom Cook

I've risked major mockery in the last month for asserting confidently amongst friends that England are different this time around, that we can match the fluent approach play of more successful nations, because this time we have the personnel. After watching our 3-0 snooze-fest against Peru, I stand by this marginally fantastical statement.

Praying To Start? Wenger Coy On Wilshere Ahead Of Cup Final

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Sport

Jack Wilshere should just have enough time to be fully-fit for the World Cup, but may have to settle for the substitutes' bench at Saturday's FA Cup f...

Marriner: 'I've Got My Mojo Back After Gibbs Blunder'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Sport

Referee Andre Marriner admits he has agonised over the blunder that saw him wrongly dismiss Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs on Saturday. Andre Marrin...

Myopic Marriner WILL Referee This Weekend At Southampton V Newcastle

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

Referee Andre Marriner will not be demoted to the Championship and will take charge of Newcastle's visit to Southampton in the Barclays Premier League...

Samuel Luckhurst

Wenger Should Leave Arsenal Even If Club Win FA Cup

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

A manager's future will inevitably be questioned after their side is walloped 6-0 and often it is either a knee-jerk reaction or the straw that broke ...

'You've Sent Me Off?!' Ref Sends Off Gibbs Instead Of Oxlade-Chamberlain As Arsenal Collapse Again

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal's spectacular collapse at Chelsea descended into farce when Kieran Gibbs was mistakenly red-carded by referee Andre Marriner, instead of Alex ...

Player Focus: Why Oxlade-Chamberlain Has to Start for England

Alistair Tweedale | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Sport
Alistair Tweedale

Averaging a successful dribble every 25.9 minutes, Oxlade ranks in the top 10 in the Premier League this season, and third amongst English players, though he has significantly more to offer in terms of final ball than either of the two players above him, Andros Townsend and Wilfried Zaha.

Vermaelen the Consummate Pro Despite Fall From Grace

James Root | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Sport
James Root

No whinging, no agent flyers in the press... and no recent late night parties with model and TV-presenter girlfriend Polly Parsons. Throughout a difficult season, Thomas Vermaelen has been the consummate professional.

Özil Risk Backfires, Arteta Plods And The Ox Shines In Arsenal Draw

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal could only manage a 1-1 draw against Bayern Munich as they exited the Champions League last 16 for the fifth successive season. Bastian Sch...

Have Arsenal Found Their Walcott Replacement?

James Root | Posted 19.04.2014 | UK Sport
James Root

Since Theo's season-killing injury, Arsenal have at times looked one-paced and bereft of defence-splitting ideas - with Mesut Ozil taking the brunt of the many Twitter rants or radio phone-in tantrums.

Samuel Luckhurst

'He Doesn't Get What He Deserves' - Rodgers Feels For Suárez After Webb Rejects Penalty Appeal

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Sport

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers was baffled referee Howard Webb didn't award Luis Suárez a second penalty in their FA Cup fifth round defeat at Ars...

Samuel Luckhurst

'I'm Embarrassed For Him' - Wenger Dismisses Mourinho's 'Failure' Jibe

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger says he is "embarrassed" for José Mourinho after the Chelsea boss said he was an "expert in failure" on Friday. Wen...

Samuel Luckhurst

Arsenal Thrive As Underdogs Again To Knock Liverpool Out Of The Cup

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Sport

If Somerset residents dread February for the downpours, Arsenal dread it as the beginning of their season's end. In the last seven years they have los...

Six Potential Replacements for Theo Walcott at the World Cup

Dan Farr | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Sport
Dan Farr

Who could replace Theo on the wing? Since the days of David Beckham, England have longed for a creative player who can produce magic at any moment. Read on to find out which six players could take Theo Walcott's place on the plane to Brazil in June.

Samuel Luckhurst

Arsenal 2-0 Crystal Palace: Wenger Explains Källström Buy

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal recorded their third consecutive 2-0 Premier League home win but scepticism over their title credentials appears to grow, rather than abate. ...

Samuel Luckhurst

Popular But Profligate: Poor Podolski Highlights Gunners' Striker Concerns Despite Win

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Sport

The Arsenal press room is now decorated with framed front and back pages of past achievements, including the 1979 FA Cup win, the Mirror's "Arsenal wi...

Top Of The Tree: Arsenal Stars Don Christmas Jumpers (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Sport

Arsenal players are so excited about Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day they have pulled out their best woolly jumpers early. Per Mertesack...

Are the Media Waiting for Gareth Bale to Fail?

Tim Hearn | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Tim Hearn

Ever since the 24 year old Welshman signed for Real Madrid in a record transfer deal of £85 million, his every movement has been scrutinised by the world's media. As with most successful or expensive sports personalities, the media circle like vultures waiting for that chink in the armour as they clamour for the story that will fill column inches and sell papers.

Blackpool Elite Soccer Academy: Finding the Next Wayne Rooney

Kevin Blundell | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK Sport
Kevin Blundell

A new 'Golden Generation' is said to be building in the country even considering the high amount of foreign imports currently plying their trade in the British Premier League. Key members at the top clubs are coming through their academies and among them are several young Englishmen.

'I Fell Asleep. I Didn't Actually See It'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Sport

Former England international Mark Chamberlain missed the highlight of son Alex's career tonight - because he fell asleep. Arsenal midfielder Oxlade...

Denied At The Death

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Sport

England were denied a historic victory against Brazil thanks to Paulinho's 82nd-minute equaliser at the Maracanã stadium. Joe Hart was the outsta...