The England striker was unable to mark his debut with a goal but gave a typically energetic and industrious display to provide hope he will prove a hit at the Emirates Stadium.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
The Spanish striker scored a hat trick against Swansea to take him to seven goals in four Premier League games and cement the Blues' status as favorites for this season's title.
The third clash of the season between the Spanish capital sides will come down to a series of key factors, and Goal picks out the most vital ones.
Friday, September 12, 2014
Joe Gyau aims to build on his USA debut to establish himself as a regular for club and country this season.
The Argentine is making history at Atletico and is keen to broaden his horizons at some of Europe's top teams in future - but not at the Bernabeu or Camp Nou.
The France forward remains first choice for now, but the Mexican claims he has joined to be a starter at the Bernabeu following his summer move. Can he really do it?
The former Manchester United striker is far from a direct replacement for the injured Frenchman and could even signal a return to the Gunners' counterattacking style of old.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Several famous Americans have backed the U.S. women's national team players in their fight against playing on artificial turf at the 2015 World Cup.
The England Under-21 defender left Sporting Lisbon for North London in the summer and said he was unable to resist the lure of playing in the Premier League.
The German has been exposed in a number of games for club and country this season and needs the right conditions if he is to demonstrate his class.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
One of the biggest challenges the Mexico boss faces is the task of adapting players to his 5-3-2 system.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The Netherlands coach got his tactics all wrong against the Czech Republic as he opted for a five-man defense and was duly punished for his mistake — albeit in an unfortunate way.
Despite losing coach Jason Kreis and several more changes prior to the season, the U.S. midfielder keeps his team on the right track.
The Three Lions responded to a disastrous World Cup by starting their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign with a 2-0 win over Switzerland in Basel on Monday night.
The former Arsenal attacker is determined to keep on playing for the national side despite what it may cost him.
Monday, September 8, 2014
Arsenal's new signing was picked to start England's Euro 2016 qualifier against Switzerland and showed signs of understanding with Raheem Sterling and Wayne Rooney.
The New England Revolution midfielder notched two goals and an assist over a pair of critical wins this past week.
The skipper's error-strewn displays at the World Cup and his troubles at Real Madrid mean his place is now under threat, so should the Manchester United man now start for La Roja?
The much-maligned "Golden Generation" provided some threat of quality, on paper at least, but the latest crop of players cannot even rely on that.
Sunday, September 7, 2014
The Bayern Munich star provided for his country once more during the victory over Scotland and must be considered Joachim Low's top attacking option.