This transfer period has brought just one newcomer into the Arsenal team that finished the 2014-15 season. That’s goalkeeper Petr Cech, who arrived from Chelsea on June 29. The only other developments have been one-year contract extensions for veteran midfielders Mikel Arteta and Tomas Rosicky and the departure of the loaned-out forward Lukas Podolski.…
I started work ridiculously early on this day, the 1st of September. So early my family were all still gripped tightly by blissful dreams and the usually chirpy birds who have set up camp outside my house were as silent as Arsene when quizzed about targets. You get the picture, it was early.
The injury to Arsenal's first-choice center forward Olivier Giroud has tightened the widely held grip on a prevalent myth about the Arsenal squad. It goes something like this: Arsenal did not score enough goals in 2013-14, and the side needs more to contend for the Premier League title, therefore it must recruit a center…
It seems that we Arsenal supporters are all becoming legal scholars these days as we are inundated with daily stories around a reported clause in Luiz Suarez’s current Liverpool contract. Exactly what that clause is and what it states seems to be open to interpretation depending on which side of the transfer-drama du jour…
July 1st is just around the corner. Days away in fact and as per our normal course of action Arsenal supporters are crying about the perceived lack of action by the club in the transfer market. But that lack of movement is kind of misleading because as I see it they’ve been doing something…
Ah, the transfer window. That maddening time of the season when all rationale thought or practical discussion gets thrown out the. . . window. And nowadays with the advent and prevalence of social media the transfer window has become nothing short of the most aggravating time of the season.
The transfer window isn't even open. Did you know that? Most likely you did. But you wouldn't know it by te fact that we are inundated with an endless barage of rumours, inuendo, and everything else in between. It's a constant rythymic to-and-fro that than only be called the Transfer Window Tango. To set…
As we approach one of, if not the most important January transfer windows of Arsenal's recent history, expectedly there are a host of players that are rumoured to be of interest to the club. As we have found out in the past however, some transfer rumours, no matter how convincing they seem, actually turn…