11 12, 2017

Dire defensive displays will derail Arsenal’s season

By | 2017-12-11T08:05:32+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Arsenal FC, Attack, Defence, gooners, Gunners, injuries, Match Review, premier league, Rant|0 Comments

We've got to all be honest with ourselves here: this team is probably going to fall away from even challenging from the top four if we continue to put in performances away from home like yesterday. Giroud's late flick in on 88 minutes may have taken some of the stink of the performance away, but [...]

11 12, 2017

Dire defensive displays will derail Arsenal’s season

By | 2017-12-11T08:05:17+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Arsenal FC, Attack, Defence, gooners, Gunners, injuries, Match Review, premier league, Rant|1 Comment

We've got to all be honest with ourselves here: this team is probably going to fall away from even challenging from the top four if we continue to put in performances away from home like yesterday. Giroud's late flick in on 88 minutes may have taken some of the stink of the performance away, but [...]

8 12, 2017

Chosen few witness Arsenal hammering

By | 2017-12-08T08:04:44+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Arsenal FC, Arsene Wenger, Attack, Defence, Europa League, Formation, Match Review|0 Comments

I can be one of the few that said they actually bothered turning up last night for the dead rubber against BATE last night but, unlike my picture above suggests, that's where the only disappointment of the night exists. The stadium was probably even less than half full and whilst that will no doubt be [...]

8 12, 2017

Chosen few witness Arsenal hammering

By | 2017-12-08T08:04:18+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Arsenal FC, Arsene Wenger, Attack, Defence, Europa League, Formation, Match Review|0 Comments

I can be one of the few that said they actually bothered turning up last night for the dead rubber against BATE last night but, unlike my picture above suggests, that's where the only disappointment of the night exists. The stadium was probably even less than half full and whilst that will no doubt be [...]

27 11, 2017

Last gasp deliciousness for Arsenal at Burnley

By | 2017-11-27T10:26:00+00:00 November 27th, 2017|analysis, Arsenal FC, Attack, Defence, gooners, Gunners, Match Review, premier league|0 Comments

Is there anything quite like a last-gasp winner in a football match? Is there anything as delicious as knowing your team has scored with so little time for the opposition to respond, that even though your club specialises in brain farts from time-to-time, you know there will be no way back for the opponent? If [...]

24 11, 2017

Happy despite an Arsenal defeat – feels weird

By | 2017-11-24T08:20:57+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Arsenal FC, Attack, Defence, Europa League, gooners, Gunners, Match Review|0 Comments

I don't know about you but last night's game against FC Köln felt weird. It was weird because we lost, yet ultimately there was relief, because we still topped the group to ensure that the game against BATE in a couple of weeks is as meaningless as it would have been had we won or [...]

20 11, 2017

Arsène & players should milk the applause

By | 2017-11-20T08:08:14+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Arsenal FC, Arsene Wenger, Attack, Defence, gooners, Gunners, Match Review, midfield, premier league, Tactics|0 Comments

Some delayed thoughts from Saturday’s North London Derby 2-0 win against Tottenham in November 2017

6 11, 2017

The predictability of an Arsenal defeat away from home – Man City

By | 2017-11-06T09:08:55+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Arsenal FC, Arsene Wenger, gooners, Gunners, Match Review, premier league, Rant|1 Comment

Yesterday we chalked up another defeat this season and once again, for god knows how many times in the last ten years, we were defeated away from home to a top six team. Quite frankly it was all a little too predictable and having not watched the game I'm not surprised in the slightest. I [...]

3 11, 2017

Arsenal…erm…well…played?

By | 2017-11-03T13:51:44+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Arsenal FC, Europa League, gooners, Gunners, Match Review|0 Comments

Well now, I don’t know about you, but I didn’t really take much enjoyment from last nights Arsenal football club match against Red Star Belgrade. I don’t think it was the company. I had a lovely old time with Steve and Steve et al and to be quite honest, up until the first whistle, it was a good [...]