Granit Xhaka

Born: September 27, 1992 (age 25)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Basel, Switzerland
Nationality: Switzerland Swiss

Position: Midfielder
Team: Arsenal (no. 10)
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Career History
Youth2002-2010Basel
Senior2010-2012Basel
2012-2016Borussia Monchengladbach
2016-Arsenal
International2011-Switzerland
Sports Mole has 342 articles about Granit Xhaka. Articles 1 to 40:
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Arsenal boss Unai Emery determined to keep Hector Bellerin?
Hector Bellerin is said to be among five Arsenal players that manager Unai Emery has dubbed "untouchable".
Jun 19, 12:51
Neymar, Willian and Paulinho celebrate during Brazil's international friendly with Austria in June 2018
Team News: Neymar starts for Brazil in 2018 World Cup opener against Switzerland
Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar is named in Brazil's starting XI for the Selecao's World Cup Group E meeting against Switzerland in Rostov.
Jun 17, 18:03
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Granit Xhaka pens new deal at Arsenal
Arsenal announce that midfielder Granit Xhaka has penned a new long-term deal at the Emirates Stadium.
Jun 15, 17:16
Granit Xhaka in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka suffers bruised knee
Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka admits that he is "very relieved" after suspected knee ligament damage turned out to be a bruise to the bone.
May 31, 22:59
Granit Xhaka goes off injured during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka suffers knee injury ahead of World Cup?
Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka allegedly emerges as a doubt for the World Cup after suffering a knee injury during training.
May 31, 18:46
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech in action during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2017
Arenal confirm Petr Cech will take number one shirt for new season
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech will take the number one shirt at the club for the 2018-19 season.
May 21, 21:38
Alexandre Lacazette celebrates scoring the Gunners' second during the Europa League quarter-final game between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow on April 5, 2018
Team News: Alexandre Lacazette back for Arsene Wenger's swansong
Alexandre Lacazette is recalled to the starting XI for Arsene Wenger's final game in charge of Arsenal away at Huddersfield Town.
May 13, 14:03
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid make Europa League final at Arsenal's expense
Atletico Madrid book their spot in the 2018 Europa League final courtesy of a 1-0 win over Arsenal in the second leg of their semi-final.
May 3, 21:58
Marouane Fellaini celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Result: Marouane Fellaini spoils Arsene Wenger's Old Trafford bow with late winner
Marouane Fellaini scores an injury-time winner to earn Manchester United a 2-1 win over Arsenal in Arsene Wenger's final visit to Old Trafford as Gunners boss.
Apr 29, 18:25
Victor Lindelof in action during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Team News: Victor Lindelof in for Phil Jones as Manchester United host much-changed Arsenal
Manchester United make one change to their starting XI for Sunday's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford as Victor Lindelof replaces Phil Jones at the back.
Apr 29, 15:33
Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United prepares to take a corner during the Premier League match against Huddersfield Town on February 3, 2018
Combined XI: Manchester United vs. Arsenal
Ahead of Arsene Wenger's final game against Manchester United as Arsenal boss, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the two squads.
Apr 27, 16:01
Arsene Wenger gestures during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on December 2, 2017
Result: Arsenal held by 10-man Atletico Madrid in Europa League semi-finals
A late goal from Antoine Griezmann earns 10-man Atletico Madrid a 1-1 draw with Arsenal in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final at the Emirates Stadium.
Apr 26, 22:00
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka in action during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2017
Granit Xhaka: 'I want Europa League win for Arsene Wenger'
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka says that he wants the club to claim the Europa League this season for Arsene Wenger as the Frenchman prepares to leave the Gunners.
Apr 23, 13:18
Alexandre Lacazette is congratulated by Hector Bellerin after scoring during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Bournemouth on September 9, 2017
Result: Arsenal pull away from West Ham United with late rally
Alexandre Lacazette scores twice as Arsenal rally late on to beat West Ham United 4-1 at the Emirates Stadium.
Apr 22, 15:26
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka in action during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2017
Arsenal 'ready to sell Granit Xhaka, Shkodran Mustafi'
James Maddison and Ryan Fredericks are reportedly summer transfer targets for Arsenal, who will attempt to offload Granit Xhaka and Shkodran Mustafi to make room.
Apr 21, 09:56
Alexandre Lacazette celebrates scoring the Gunners' second during the Europa League quarter-final game between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow on April 5, 2018
Team News: Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang paired together
Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang are both handed starts as Arsenal take on Newcastle United.
Apr 15, 12:33
Arsene Wenger gestures during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on December 2, 2017
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Arsenal - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the Premier League clash between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park.
Apr 13, 16:32
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Europa League group game between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade on November 2, 2017
Team News: Arsenal make six changes ahead of CSKA Moscow clash
Arsenal make six changes to their starting XI for Thursday night's Europa League quarter-final second leg at CSKA Moscow.
Apr 12, 19:12
Arsenal's Granit Xhaka during the FA Cup semi-final victory over Manchester City on April 23, 2017
Granit Xhaka to miss Arsenal, CSKA Moscow game with flu
Arsene Wenger reveals that Granit Xhaka will not take part in Arsenal's Europa League quarter-final second leg at CSKA Moscow due to flu.
Apr 11, 22:22
Danny Welbeck of Arsenal during the Europa League match against Ostersunds FK on February 22, 2018
Result: Danny Welbeck bags brace as Arsenal see off Southampton
Danny Welbeck's brace helps Arsenal claim a hard-fought 3-2 win over Southampton in Sunday's Premier League encounter at the Emirates Stadium.
Apr 8, 16:11
Arsene Wenger gestures during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on December 2, 2017
Nice boss Lucien Favre in contention to replace Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger?
Nice boss Lucien Favre is reportedly in contention to replace Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger at the end of the season.
Apr 7, 11:15
Alexandre Lacazette in action for Arsenal on July 30, 2017
Team News: Alexandre Lacazette leads Arsenal attack against CSKA Moscow
Alexandre Lacazette starts up front for Arsenal in their Europa League quarter-final first-leg clash with CSKA Moscow.
Apr 5, 18:58
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal must improve defensively'
Arsene Wenger is pleased with Arsenal for triumphing over AC Milan in the Europa League but admits that the Gunners "have to improve defensively".
Mar 15, 22:42
Jack Wilshere in the Premier League match between Arsenal and Newcastle United on December 16, 2017
Jack Wilshere: 'Arsenal needed victory against AC Milan'
Jack Wilshere is happy that Arsenal got "the job done" against AC Milan in the last 16 of the Europa League and admits that his side "needed" victory.
Mar 15, 22:24
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Christian Pulisic reacts to a missed chance during his side's Champions League Group H clash with Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley on September 13, 2017
Europa League roundup: Borussia Dortmund knocked out by Red Bull Salzburg
Borussia Dortmund, AC Milan and Athletic Bilbao are three of the biggest casualties at the last-16 stage of this season's Europa League.
Mar 15, 22:02
Mesut Ozil in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal on March 4, 2018
Result: Arsenal oust AC Milan to reach Europa League quarter-finals
Danny Welbeck bags a brace to help Arsenal reach the quarter-finals of the Europa League courtesy of a 3-1 second-leg victory in the last 16 against AC Milan.
Mar 15, 21:55
Mesut Ozil in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal on March 4, 2018
Live Commentary: Arsenal 3-1 AC Milan - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's Europa League coverage as Arsenal beat AC Milan 3-1 in the second leg of their last-16 clash at the Emirates Stadium.
Mar 15, 19:35
Mesut Ozil in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal on March 4, 2018
Granit Xhaka lauds Arsenal "togetherness" after Europa League win over AC Milan
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka heaps praise on his teammates for showing "togetherness" during the club's 2-0 win over AC Milan at San Siro in the Europa League.
Mar 8, 21:03
Gabriel Jesus scores for Manchester City against Basel in the Champions League on March 7, 2018
Result: Manchester City through to Champions League quarter-finals despite Basel defeat
Manchester City book their spot in the quarter-finals of the Champions League despite losing 2-1 to Basel in the second leg of their last-16 tie at the Etihad Stadium.
Mar 7, 21:39
Gabriel Jesus celebrates scoring the second during the Champions League group game between Manchester City and Napoli on October 17, 2017
Team News: Phil Foden, Gabriel Jesus start for Manchester City
Phil Foden and Gabriel Jesus are both handed a place in the Manchester City starting lineup for the second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie with Basel.
Mar 7, 18:36
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka in action during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2017
Dermot Gallagher: 'Arsenal's Granit Xhaka didn't deserve penalty at Brighton'
Former Premier League official Dermot Gallagher suggests that Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka dived to try to win a penalty against Brighton & Hove Albion.
Mar 5, 18:09
Calum Chambers and Gaetan Bong in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal on March 4, 2018
Result: Brighton & Hove Albion add to Arsene Wenger's woes at Arsenal
Brighton & Hove Albion move into the top 10 of the Premier League table courtesy of a 2-1 win over Arsenal in Sunday's clash at the Amex Stadium.
Mar 4, 15:26
Leroy Sane in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur on December 16, 2017
Result: Merciless Manchester City cruise past Arsenal
Manchester City score three unanswered first-half goals to cruise to a 3-0 victory over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium, restoring their 16-point lead at the top.
Mar 1, 21:35
Mesut Ozil celebrates getting the opener during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Newcastle United on December 16, 2017
Combined XI: Arsenal vs. Manchester City
Ahead of Sunday's EFL Cup final between Arsenal and Manchester City, Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI from both squads.
Feb 23, 13:49
Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin in action during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2017
Hector Bellerin: 'I don't listen to Arsenal Fan TV'
Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin says that he does not listen to Arsenal Fan TV, adding that the channel does not affect the players.
Feb 17, 13:31
Shkodran Mustafi celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur on November 18, 2017
Combined XI: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole selects a strongest combined XI from Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal ahead of Saturday's North London derby at Wembley.
Feb 8, 16:55
Antonio Conte cuts a frustrated figure during the Champions League group game between Roma and Chelsea on October 31, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea unlucky against Arsenal'
Antonio Conte insists that Chelsea "were unlucky" to lose to Arsenal in their EFL Cup semi-final second leg as the opposition goals were "two deflections".
Jan 24, 22:57
Arsene Wenger gestures during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on December 2, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal were scared in first half against Chelsea'
Arsene Wenger admits that Arsenal were "a bit scared" to confront Chelsea in the first half of their EFL Cup semi-final second leg, which finished 2-1 to the Gunners.
Jan 24, 22:44
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka scores the winner in his side's EFL Cup semi-final with Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium on January 24, 2018
Result: Arsenal down Chelsea to reach EFL Cup final
Arsenal book their place in the final of the EFL Cup courtesy of a 2-1 win over Chelsea in their semi-final second leg at the Emirates Stadium.
Jan 24, 21:54
Jack Wilshere, Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kante in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Chelsea on January 3, 2018
Live Commentary: Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea (Arsenal win 2-1 on aggregate) - as it happened
Relive Arsenal's 2-1 win over Chelsea as the Gunners book their place in the final of the EFL Cup courtesy of a come-from-behind victory at the Emirates Stadium.
Jan 24, 19:00

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