England v Ivory Coast LIVE: Sterling and Watkins score, Aurier sent off

England welcome Ivory Coast to Wembley for another international friendly tonight as they continue their World Cup preparations. Gareth Southgate’s side beat Switzerland 2-1 at the weekend thanks to goals from Luke Shaw and Harry Kane. Ivory Coast won’t be at the Qatar World Cup but they were only narrowly beaten by France on Friday, […]

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Arteta slams ‘unacceptable’ Pepe for ‘letting team down’ following Arsenal draw

Mikel Arteta was left furious with Nicolas Pepe after the Arsenal forward was sent off for a mindless headbutt in Sunday’s goalless draw with Leeds. Replays showed the Ivory Coast international bringing his head towards Alioski – who went down clutching his face – and referee Anthony Taylor brandished a straight red to Gunners’ club […]

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Arsenal star voices frustrations at lack of playing time under Mikel Arteta

Nicolas Pepe has admitted he is frustrated at his lack of game time at Arsenal. The Ivory Coast international has been underwhelming since joining the Gunners from Lille in the summer of 2019 for a club record fee of £72million. Getty Images – Getty Pepe has struggled to cement a place in Arteta’s XI There have […]

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