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  • Three Things We Learned from FC Basel v Arsenal

    Lucas Perez’s hat trick decided Arsenal’s 4-1 win over FC Basel in the Champions League and, in an unlikely outcome, clinched the top spot in Group A for the Gunners. Unlikely because Paris Saint-Germain, heavy favorites at home, could only draw with Ludogorets Razgrad. As a result, Arsenal’s won the group for the first…

  • Match Preview: West Ham v Arsenal; Turn Up or Tumble

    There is a worrying fog that lingers over London and it’s coming from Arsenal fans. Injuries mount to key players. November was stop and start and as the calendar turns to December, some wonder rather loudly if the season is lost. As we look at West Ham v Arsenal, it’s time for the Gunners…

  • Match Preview: Arsenal v Southampton; Changes Coming

    We can expect another change in complexion for Arsenal’s EFL Cup quarterfinal match with Southampton on Wednesday. Manager Arsène Wenger made seven alterations to his starting lineup between last Wednesday’s Champions League draw with Paris-Saint Germain and Sunday’s 3-1 league win over Bournemouth. The only holdovers were central defenders Laurent Koscielny and Shkodran Mustafi,…

  • Arsenal Will Go As Far As Alexis Sanchez Takes Them

    He is without a doubt the living embodiment of the Energizer Bunny. If Santi Cazorla is the engine, Mesut Özil the gasoline then Alexis Sanchez is the raw horsepower that drives the Arsenal forward. If Arsenal are going to challenge for the title it will be on the back of Alexis Sanchez. With another…

  • Match Preview: Arsenal v Bournemouth; Avoiding Unlucky Matchday 13

    When you read the Arsenal.com match preview it starts with offering 2 different points of view. Essentially, are Arsenal on an 18-game unbeaten run or stuttering without a win in three. When looking at Arsenal v Bournemouth,  you wouldn’t be blamed if you didn’t know which side of the divide you fall. Bournemouth come…

  • MATCH PREVIEW: Arsenal v PSG; Destined for the Top or Not?

    Destiny. Fate. Having it all to play for and under your control. Sounds familiar? It should because it’s something Arsenal of recent times haven’t really excelled at. You only need look back at the last 2 weekends in the league and see what I mean. Each league match offered a chance for Arsenal to…

  • Mesut Özil and Arsenal’s Midfield Misadventure

    When Arsenal’s offense hums, playmaker Mesut Özil orchestrates it. But neither he nor the team got into a rhythm in Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Manchester United. The Gunners’ inability to register a shot on target until Olivier Giroud’s equalizer in the 89th minute seems like clear proof of the team’s ineffectiveness on the day.…

  • Three Things We Learned from Man United v Arsenal

    Well, that was bleh. It was an affair to forget even though it was draw. Manchester United set up behind the ball and Arsenal – well the less said about our approach the better. It seems harsh to be critical of an away draw especially at Old Trafford, but it set up so nicely…

  • Match Preview: Manchester United v Arsenal; Can Class Win Out?

    Jose v Arsenal. Manchester United v Arsenal. Classless twat v class personified.  If those two are facing off against each other, than that must mean it’s time for Arsenal to square off against Manchester United. More than any other team, even more than that lot down the road, I hate United. They are for…