Theo Walcott

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal will qualify for Champions League

England winger Theo Walcott (right) scored the fastest Premier League goal of the season. Photo: EPA

Wenger's side regained third place following a 1-0 victory at relegated Queens Park Rangers, two points clear of Chelsea ahead of Rafael Benitez's side's trip to face Manchester United overnight.

Monday, 6 May, 2013, 3:23am

Defence key to Champions League berth, says Walcott

Theo Walcott

London's leading clubs will continue their battle for Champions League places this weekend, with Arsenal striker Theo Walcott saying defence holds the key to qualifying for European club football's leading tournament.

4 May 2013 - 5:18am

Walcott urges Arsenal to salvage Euro challenge

Theo Walcott

Theo Walcott has warned his Arsenal teammates they are in danger of losing the battle to finish in the Premier League's top four unless they play with more urgency.

23 Jan 2013 - 4:39am

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal can still win Premier League title

Olivier Giroud (centre) celebrates a goal against Newcastle. Photo: AFP

Arsene Wenger feels Arsenal's Premier League title hopes are still alive after a recent revival, but says they have little margin for error.

The Gunners' campaign has been reignited by a run of four successive league wins and they travel to Southampton tonight hoping to break back into the top four.

1 Jan 2013 - 6:00am

Wenger convinced Walcott will stay at Arsenal

Arsenal's hat-trick hero Theo Walcott battles for possession with Newcastle's Cheik Ismael Tiote at the Emirates. Photo: EPA

Arsene Wenger insists he can convince Theo Walcott to stay at Arsenal after the England star's scintillating hat-trick destroyed Newcastle at the Emirates.

The Gunners' 7-3 rout of Newcastle made it four successive victories since being dumped out of the League One Cup by League Two Bradford City.

31 Dec 2012 - 3:08am

Walcott hat-trick helps Arsenal clutch big 7-3 win over Newcastle

Arsenal's Theo Walcott celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Newcastle at Emirates Stadium on Sunday. Photo: AP

Theo Walcott evoked memories of the great Thierry Henry when his dazzling hat-trick inspired Arsenal to a 7-3 win over Newcastle United on Saturday in one of the best Premier League games of the season.

30 Dec 2012 - 10:54am

Arsenal's Wenger hopes forward Walcott will be core of dream team

Arsenal's Theo Walcott celebrates after scoring against Reading during their English Premier League match at Reading's Madejski stadium. Photo: Reuters

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has told Theo Walcott he wants to build a squad of English players around him after the forward scored in the 5-2 win at Reading.

Wenger also hinted the club could finally afford to pay the wages demanded by star players after seasons of seeing them leave for rivals at home and abroad.

19 Dec 2012 - 2:11am