LONDON -- Three quick thoughts from the Emirates as Arsenal wrapped up a 3-1 win over West Ham.
1. Arsenal get Emery his first win
Arsenal recorded their first victory under Unai Emery, and it came courtesy of a bizarre own goal with 20 minutes remaining.
It wasn't the fact that Issa Diop deflected the ball past Lukasz Fabianski, somewhat unfortunately from Alexandre Lacazette's stab into the box; it was more that 10 seconds beforehand, he'd smashed the ball almost vertically into the air...
Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the Whisper.
Here are today's top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip.
Mario Balotelli to West Ham
West Ham are considering a January move for Nice striker Mario Balotelli, according to French outlet L'Equipe. Numerous clubs remain interested...