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Veteran French striker scores twice on comeback but FA will look into allegations
A look ahead of this week’s fixture at St James’s Park
The Arsenal midfielder admitted an FA misconduct charge following the offensive gesture
The Gunners' squad are given the night off to celebrate their Christmas party in style
However the Germany international has not ruled out a summer move to the Premier League
The Chelsea midfielder will lead out the side at Wembley on Friday
Pair join fellow Saint Rickie Lambert for the friendlies
Roy Hodgson has issued a rallying cry that England would meet the public expectation that they should reach the World Cup finals next summer, as they prepare for the first of their final two qualifiers against Montenegro – and added he would make no excuses in the event of failure.
English players, English tactics, English glory?
The 19-year-old scored the Latics' maiden goal in Europe and rounded out the scoring with a late goal in injury time
Footballing greats replace each of the 367 station names, but the real names unfortunately won't be changing anytime soon
Arsenal sit top of both the Premier League and their Champions League group although Arteta admits that they still have someway to go to replicate Arsene Wenger's unbeaten side of 2003-04
Both Spain and Germany have brought in the idea and Wenger feels it is time England gives it a chance
Winger scored the opening goal in the Gunners 2-1 victory in Marseille and hopes that the team can improve their home form to match their record away run
1. Lambert can deliver forward passes that Carroll cannot
Forward admits need for more England goals as Hodgson's striking options are reduced