1) Xhaka demands desire from Arsenal
After putting six goals past Tottenham at St James’ Park last month, what do Newcastle have in store for Arsenal? How might Eddie Howe’s Champions League-chasing team affect Mikel Arteta’s title challenge? Granit Xhaka is braced for a tough afternoon. The Swiss midfielder remembers not only the ill-tempered 0-0 draw Newcastle secured at the Emirates in January but the 2-0 defeat inflicted on his team on Tyneside last May. “We don’t forget the game we had up there last season when, and I have to be honest, Newcastle destroyed us,” said Xhaka….