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Robert Pirès

Born: October 29, 1973 (age 47)

Height: 6' 0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Reims, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Attacking midfielder
Career History
Senior2010-2011Aston Villa
Sports Mole has 149 articles about Robert Pirès. Articles 1 to 40:
Leeds United's Patrick Bamford in action against Arsenal in the Premier League on November 22, 2020
Preview: Arsenal vs. Leeds United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Arsenal and Leeds United, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 12, 17:45
Marc Overmars pictured in April 2017
Marc Overmars 'interested in Arsenal return'
Arsenal legend Marc Overmars is reportedly keen to return to the club or former side Barcelona to work as a director of football.
Feb 5, 18:07
Arsenal's Nicolas Pepe celebrates scoring against Sheffield United on June 28, 2020
Robert Pires: 'Nicolas Pepe is not cut out for English football'
Former Arsenal attacker Robert Pires says that Nicolas Pepe "is simply not cut out for English football".
Jan 30, 12:59
Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring against Southampton in the Premier League on December 16, 2020
Preview: Southampton vs. Arsenal - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's FA Cup clash between Southampton and Arsenal, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Jan 21, 16:25
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane celebrates with Son Heung-min after scoring against Arsenal in the Premier League on December 6, 2020
A look at the Premier League's most prolific duos as Kane and Son shine
The pair have scored 18 Premier League goals between them this season.
Dec 7, 19:59
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane celebrates with Son Heung-min after scoring against Arsenal in the Premier League on December 6, 2020
A look at the highest scorers in North London derbies as Harry Kane goes clear
Kane moved clear of Emmanuel Adebayor and Bobby Smith.
Dec 6, 19:30
Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe pictured on August 22, 2020
Robert Pires: 'Kylian Mbappe should join Real Madrid'
Former France man Robert Pires believes that Kylian Mbappe should join Real Madrid in order to advance his career and reach the top level.
Nov 1, 12:31
Son Heung-min and Harry Kane celebrate after Tottenham Hotspur take the lead against Burnley on October 26, 2020
A look at Harry Kane and Son Heung-min's deadly double act at Tottenham
The Tottenham strikers have linked up on 29 Premier League goals, seven short of the 36 that Didier Drogba and Frank Lampard combined for.
Oct 27, 11:44
Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring their first goal on February 25, 2020
Shirt numbers available to Antoine Griezmann at Arsenal
Amid reports linking Antoine Griezmann with a move to Arsenal, Sports Mole looks at the shirt numbers that could be available to the forward in London.
Jul 2, 15:51
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger watches on during a Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town on May 13, 2018
Arsene Wenger's all-time Arsenal XI by games played
To mark the two-year anniversary of Arsene Wenger's final game as Arsenal boss, Sports Mole looks at his all-time XI in terms of players he used most often.
May 13, 14:42
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger watches on during a Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town on May 13, 2018
Arsene Wenger's 10 greatest signings for Arsenal
To mark the anniversary of Arsene Wenger's final game as Arsenal manager, Sports Mole rounds up his greatest ever signings as Gunners boss.
May 13, 10:45
Dennis Bergkamp for Arsenal
Dennis Bergkamp's 10 greatest goals of all time
To mark Dennis Bergkamp's 51st birthday, Sports Mole counts down the Netherlands, Ajax, Inter Milan and Arsenal legend's 10 greatest ever goals.
May 10, 12:29
Arsenal players celebrate winning the title at White Hart Lane in 2003-04
On this day: Arsenal Invincibles win Premier League title at Tottenham
Celebrations for Wenger and in his team at White Hart Lane.
Apr 25, 08:44
Jack Grealish in action for Aston Villa on February 22, 2020
Robert Pires compares Jack Grealish to Dennis Bergkamp
Former Arsenal and Aston Villa winger Robert Pires claims that current Villa captain Jack Grealish reminds him of Gunners legend Dennis Bergkamp.
Mar 1, 10:12
Thierry Henry playing for Arsenal
All-time Premier League combined XI: Manchester United vs. Arsenal
Ahead of Monday night's showdown between Manchester United and Arsenal, Sports Mole compiles the greatest ever Premier League combined XI from the two clubs.
Sep 27, 18:55
Arsenal's Nicolas Pepe in action on August 17, 2019
Arsenal legend Robert Pires urges patience with Nicolas Pepe
Club legend Robert Pires calls on Arsenal's supporters to be patient with record signing Nicolas Pepe.
Sep 20, 18:33
Matteo Guendouzi in action for Arsenal on July 28, 2019
Former Arsenal star Robert Pires praises "warrior" Matteo Guendouzi
Former Arsenal star Robert Pires praises the club's young midfielder Matteo Guendouzi as a "warrior".
Sep 2, 21:39
Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka pictured in November 2018
Danny Murphy urges Tottenham Hotspur to sign Aaron Wan-Bissaka
Danny Murphy urges former club Tottenham Hotspur to move for Crystal Palace's Aaron Wan-Bissaka before it is too late, describing him as an upgrade on Kieran Trippier.
Mar 4, 19:01
Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka pictured in November 2018
Robert Pires: 'Arsenal must sign Aaron Wan-Bissaka'
Robert Pires tells Arsenal to move for Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka this summer.
Mar 1, 19:13
Gareth Bale celebrates scoring for Real Madrid on December 19, 2018
Robert Pires tells Arsenal to move for Gareth Bale this summer
Former Arsenal attacker Robert Pires urges the Gunners to move for Real Madrid's Gareth Bale this summer.
Mar 1, 19:03
Adrien Rabiot in action for PSG on October 20, 2018
Robert Pires: 'Arsenal have Adrien Rabiot advantage'
Former Arsenal attacker Robert Pires says that the Gunners "have the advantage" when it comes to signing Adrien Rabiot.
Feb 28, 23:10
Graham Stack representing Barnet in 2013
How the Indian Super League boosted the career of Graham Stack
Graham Stack was part of the 'invincible' Arsenal side which won the Premier League, but the goalkeeper's experience in India proved equally as memorable.
Sep 30, 12:53
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
Former Arsenal forward Nwankwo Kanu to host charity legends game
Former Arsenal forward Nwankwo Kanu announces that he will host a charity legends game at Barnet's Hive Stadium on September 30.
Aug 14, 16:34
Robert Pires for Arsenal
Robert Pires: 'I want to help next Arsenal boss'
Former Arsenal legend Robert Pires says that he is interested in helping whoever succeeds Arsene Wenger at the Emirates Stadium.
May 19, 10:42
Arsene Wenger bids farewell to fans during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Burnley on May 6, 2018
Arsene Wenger's greatest Arsenal XI
To mark the end of Arsene Wenger's 22-year reign as Arsenal manager, Sports Mole compiles the Frenchman's greatest ever XI.
May 16, 10:37
Robert Pires for Arsenal
Arsene Wenger's top 10 Arsenal signings - #3
Sports Mole's countdown of Arsene Wenger's top 10 signings from his Arsenal career continues with number three - Robert Pires.
May 15, 08:00
Arsene Wenger strikes a pose on September 24, 2016
Robert Pires: 'Patrick Vieira ready to replace Arsene Wenger'
Former Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires is '100% sure' that ex-teammate Patrick Vieira is ready to take over from Arsene Wenger at the Emirates Stadium.
Apr 27, 20:05
Arsene Wenger gestures during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on December 2, 2017
Karren Brady: 'Arsene Wenger will not resign'
Karren Brady backs Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger not to resign from the club, adding that the Gunners could be in a much worse situation than they are now.
Mar 3, 11:26
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'Premier League top-four finish remains the priority'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists that a Premier League top-four finish, rather than a Europa League triumph, remains his preferred goal of Champions League qualification.
Feb 21, 21:17
Robert Pires celebrates scoring for Arsenal on March 8, 2001
Robert Pires: 'I want to work with Arsene Wenger'
Former Arsenal winger Robert Pires reveals that he is desperate to one day work alongside Arsene Wenger.
Dec 19, 14:41
Mesut Ozil looks forlorn during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Bournemouth on September 9, 2017
Robert Pires: 'Mesut Ozil frustrated over lack of Arsenal summer signings'
Robert Pires describes Mesut Ozil as "a warrior who wants to win something" but believes that the midfielder is frustrated by Arsenal's lack of summer signings.
Oct 18, 20:36
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
Robert Pires, Gilberto Silva back Jens Lehmann's return to Arsenal
Former Arsenal players Robert Pires and Gilberto Silva hail the decision to bring Jens Lehmann back to the club as a first-team coach.
Jul 25, 22:41
Alexandre Lacazette in Arsenal training gear in July 2017
Robert Pires: 'Alexandre Lacazette needs time to adapt'
Former Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires warns that new club-record signing Alexandre Lacazette may need months to adapt to the Premier League.
Jul 22, 17:03
Thomas Lemar and Jesus Navas during the Champions League match between AS Monaco and Manchester City on February 21, 2017
Robert Pires: 'Thomas Lemar is one of the best French players around'
Robert Pires says that Thomas Lemar is one of the best French players around at the moment amid rumours linking the Monaco star to Arsenal.
Jul 17, 22:12
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
Result: France win inaugural Star Sixes competition in London
France triumph at the Betsafe Star Sixes competition after beating Denmark 2-1 in the final of the at the O2 Arena on Saturday night.
Jul 16, 22:00
AS Monaco's Kylian Mbappe in action during the Champions League match against Manchester City on February 21, 2017
Robert Pires: 'Kylian Mbappe would suit Arsenal if he joins'
Robert Pires wants to see former club Arsenal spend big to end their wait for Premier League glory, with "very good" Kylian Mbappe thought to be among their targets.
Jun 21, 15:01
AS Monaco's Kylian Mbappe in action during the Champions League match against Manchester City on February 21, 2017
Robert Pires expects Arsenal to sign Kylian Mbappe from AS Monaco
Robert Pires believes that France international Kylian Mbappe will make a seamless transition from AS Monaco to Arsenal if he makes the switch this summer.
Apr 28, 19:43
AS Monaco's Kylian Mbappe lines up ahead of the Champions League game against Manchester City on February 21, 2017
Robert Pires urges Kylian Mbappe to stay at AS Monaco
Former Arsenal attacker Robert Pires tells Kylian Mbappe to turn down interest from the likes of Real Madrid to continue at AS Monaco.
Mar 29, 18:21
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
Robert Pires: 'Arsene Wenger must extend Arsenal contract'
Arsenal legend Robert Pires believes that it is imperative for Arsene Wenger to remain at the North London club beyond the end of the season.
Mar 24, 14:49
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
Robert Pires confirms Alexis Sanchez stormed out of Arsenal training
Robert Pires confirms that Alexis Sanchez did walk out of Arsenal training last week following a row with a teammate.
Mar 8, 10:40

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ChinaChina1671033
JapanJapan154625
United StatesUnited States14161141
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia912930
AustraliaAustralia921122
Great BritainGreat Britain58821
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Friday's key events


ATHLETICS
· The athletics schedule begins, with 100m sprinter Dina Asher-Smith among the names in action on the opening day. The men's 10,000m final concludes the action, with Team GB's Sam Atkin and Marc Scott taking part in the absence of 2012 and 2016 champion Sir Mo Farah (1am-2.30pm)

ROWING
· Victoria Thornley is Team GB's representative in the women's single sculls final (1.33am)
· Great Britain will be going for gold in the men's eight final (2.25am)

SWIMMING
· Team GB duo Molly Renshaw and Abbie Wood take part in the women's 200m breaststroke final, but new Olympic record-holder Tatjana Schoenmaker of South Africa is the hot favourite (2.41am)
· Luke Greenbank has very realistic ambitions of picking up a medal in the men's 200m backstroke final (2.50am)
· There is also British representation in the women's 100m freestyle final, although any medal for Anna Hopkin would be a surprise (2.59am)
· With one gold and one silver already under his belt at these Games, Duncan Scott goes again in the men's 200m individual medley final (3.16am)

TRAMPOLINE
· Bryony Page will be looking to repeat her 2016 heroics in the women's event (5am-7.30pm)

CANOE SLALOM
· Bradley Forbes-Cryans will be looking to emulate Rio gold medallist Joe Clarke in the men's kayak event (6am-9am)

FOOTBALL
· The women's tournament enters the quarter-finals, with Great Britain facing Australia at the Ibaraki Kashima Stadium (10am)

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