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  • The Emirates Cup: 3 Things We Learned About Arsenal

    We’ve all probably said this at one point – “it’s a meaningless friendly, can’t really tell anything from it.” We’ve all mockingly enjoyed our pre-season run so far. I went so far as to confidently announce that the “septuplet is on.” Reality is that the Barclay’s Asia Trophy and the Emirates Cup mean little…

  • Scouting Report: Sergi Samper

    In amongst some very unrealistic dreams to splash the cash like City, United, and Liverpool this summer was the very real possibility of finally securing their prized Frenchman. No, we’re not talking about Karim Benzema — but the former defensive midfielder for Southampton, Morgan Schneiderlin. Instead, Wenger, to the dismay of fans and pundits alike,…

  • Sayōnara for Szczesny?

    Late yesterday many media outlets and social media were abuzz with reports that Arsenal and AS Roma were in negotiations for a loan deal for keeper Wojciech Szczesny. If true it either could be viewed as closing the door on his tenure at the club or the start of an ambitious reclamation project. When…

  • The Arsenal: Consolidating Gains

    The state of the Arsenal is solid. This firm foundation has led reasonable observers to suggest that the team could challenge for the Premier League title in 2015-2016. We’ve explored that potential from several angles this summer, most recently in “Arsenal Can Win the League – Even Without More Signings” and earlier in “Arsenal’s…

  • Do Arsenal need to bring in another striker?

    Next to do we need a DM or does Arsene Wenger need to make substitutes earlier in the match, the longing question for Arsenal supporters is whether or not Arsene needs to go out and get another striker to lead the line. On Tuesday, we looked at the current crop of players and surmised…

  • Arsenal Can Win the League – Even Without More Signings

    The season is closing quickly upon us. The boys currently are sweltering in the heat of Singapore in a series of sponsor-driven friendlies meant more to get the team in shape and look at our fringe players than anything else. Still, we ask – when are more signings coming in? We moan – we…