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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Chelsea, Arsenal fined over players' conduct around Gabriel-Costa clash

Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque denies Diego Costa was omitted from his La Roja's latest squad for his actions in Chelsea's Premier League clash against Arsenal, but condemned the striker's behaviour.
Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas say's he understands teammate Diego Costa's frustration having being suspended after his alteration with Arsenal's Gabriel Paulista
Chelsea's Diego Costa has been charged by the FA with violent conduct following his on-field antics in the match against Arsenal. The ESPN FC crew discuss the penalty and whether his behavior is acceptable.
Although ESPN FC TV'S Paul Mariner says he wouldn't have given Diego Costa a red card for his antics against Arsenal this weekend, former EPL referee Peter Walton disagrees.

Premier League champions Chelsea and their London rivals Arsenal have been fined £40,000 and £30,000 respectively and warned as to their future conduct after failing to control their players during their derby clash on Sept. 19.

Arsenal defender Gabriel was sent off in the 2-0 win at Stamford Bridge for his angry reaction toward Diego Costa following the Chelsea striker's clash with Gunners centre-back Laurent Koscielny.

Gabriel had the red card overturned on appeal, but Costa was retrospectively...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Arsenal's Theo Walcott using aggression to make it as a striker

The ESPN FC panel react to Mesut Ozil's comment on beating Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League.
The ESPN FC panel debate who will end up finishing in the top 4 of the English Premier League come the end of the season.
After Arsenal's resounding 3-0 win over Manchester United, the question is whether they can maintain that level over the course of a season.

Arsenal's Theo Walcott has revealed the words of advice from Arsene Wenger and Thierry Henry that helped him become a central striker.

Walcott, 26, has been at Arsenal for almost 10 years but for most of that time has operated as a winger. Now he is getting the chance to play in his preferred role as a striker.

The former Southampton player, who is on England duty ahead of the final Euro 2016 qualifiers against Estonia and Lithuania, has revealed how he has had to change his game to produce form...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Usain Bolt wears Arsenal shirt after beloved Manchester United lost

Massive Manchester United fan and sprint king Usain Bolt was left pretty downbeat last Sunday.

His beloved United were thumped 3-0 by bitter rivals Arsenal -- and it meant the fastest man on the planet also lost a wager.

Bolt bet his Arsenal-supporting friend that Louis van Gaal's men would triumph at the Emirates, with the loser having to wear a shirt from the opposing side. Unfortunately for the Jamaican, United were swept aside in 20 minutes.

To his credit, he kept his side of the bargain and...

Arsenal optimistic Laurent Koscielny will be fit for Bayern Munich

The ESPN FC panel react to Mesut Ozil's comment on beating Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League.
The ESPN FC panel react to Mesut Ozil's comment on beating Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League.

Arsenal are optimistic that Laurent Koscielny will return to action for the Champions League clash with Bayern Munich later this month, sources have told ESPN FC.

Koscielny, who suffered a hamstring injury in Arsenal's shock 3-2 defeat at home to Olympiakos, was expected to be out of action for three weeks.

The central defender missed last weekend's 3-0 win over Manchester United and he was forced to withdraw from international duty with France this week.

However, Koscielny is making a quicker...