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Reflecting on Arsenal’s Poor Start to the Season

10/20/2014 00:26:38 AM

I was at Abuja over the weekend and with nobody to hold the fort while I was gone, there were no blog posts but in my absence, the Gunners deemed it fit to drop two more points against Hull, taking their Premier League points tally to 11 points in ei > read more

Who Would Partner Mertesacker Against Hull?

10/17/2014 00:28:44 AM

‘Laurent Koscielny will not be available. He has an Achilles problem, which has got worse. He finds it difficult to play with it at the moment. You can only trust what the players says, he does not feel ready to play and will not play on Saturd > read more

Another Chance for Bellerin: Will he Make the Best Use of it?

10/16/2014 00:32:40 AM

Well, I was hooked up at work till 8.15pm yesterday and I couldn’t watch Nigeria’s win against Sudan. I had to make do with some highlights and I must say that Ahmed Musa sure knows when to turn up. With South Africa sharing the spoils ag > read more

Latest Updates on Arsenal’s Injury Situation

10/15/2014 00:39:44 AM

Injuries, they say, is part and parcel of the game but when you support a club that its players piling up in the treatment table at an alarming rate, then there’s a great cause for concern. Kieran Gibbs was the first player to suffer an injur > read more

Walcott Back in Training: How Much Did Arsenal Miss Him?

10/14/2014 00:30:06 AM

At the end of the 2012/13 season, Theo Walcott had scored 21 goals and created 13 assists – his best output in all his footballing years. This ultimately meant that there was a new wave of expectation surrounding the Arsenal star at the start o > read more

Four Gunners Star as England Edge Past Estonia

10/13/2014 00:28:47 AM

Enduring a weekend without Arsenal football can be rather frustrating but when you bear in mind that you’d get the chance to see some of the players don the kits of their national teams, you’d sit back relax and enjoy whatever they have t > read more

Szczesny on Fire as Poland Humbles the World Champions

10/12/2014 01:05:05 AM

International football usually comes to life in the main tournaments but qualifiers serve as the gateway to the fiestas that take place in the summer, or harmattan period (winter) for those concerned with African football. Speaking of African footbal > read more

More Injury Problems and the Per-fect Vice-Captain

10/11/2014 04:06:57 AM

The international break comes hand in hand with paucity of Arsenal news but when you have FIFA 15 on your PS4, you really wouldn’t care. It just hurts to know that all my players from my FIFA 14 Ultimate Team (overall team rating: 88) vanished > read more

Jack Wilshere: Thoughts on his Form this Season

10/08/2014 00:25:24 AM

At a tender age, Jack Wilshere’s potential was very massive and he rose through the ranks before making his Arsenal debut at the age of 16 beating Cesc Fabregas’ record in the process. He was introduced slowly into the first team and made som > read more

Why Does Arsenal Perform Poorly in Big Away Games?

10/07/2014 01:32:09 AM

Let me be brutally honest here. I wasn’t expecting anything less from Arsenal’s clash at Stamford Bridge, but a part of me had some little optimism that the Gunners might just do something to get some points from the tie. The lineup look > read more

Chelsea v Arsenal Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

10/05/2014 01:59:35 AM

Waking up on a Sunday morning with the thoughts of the ram meat you ate last night can be a very nice feeling. Just when I thought I was going to have an uneventful Sallah day, I got a call from one of my Muslim bosses at work that stated that he was > read more

Dan’s the Man and Gunners Called up for International Duty

10/04/2014 02:23:39 AM

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Arsenal 4 Galatasaray 1: A Danny Welbeck Turkish Delight

10/02/2014 00:38:05 AM

Arsenal 4 (Welbeck 22′, 30′, 52′, Sanchez 41′) – Galatasaray 1 (Yilmaz pen 61′) Emirates Stadium (Champions League) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Post-Match Press Conference Following the draw aga > read more

Arsenal 4 Galatasaray 1: Player Ratings

10/01/2014 16:00:30 PM

Arsene Wenger marked his 18th anniversary at the club by coming up against a Galatasaray side that had to leave it late to get something out of their opening game against Anderlecht. It turned out to be a great affair for the Gunners as Danny Welbeck > read more

Is There Any Hope in the Midst of Arsenal’s Injury Crisis?

09/29/2014 00:32:09 AM

Everyone connected with Arsenal knows that the club is going through another injury crisis and one must wonder why the Gunners always go through these spells. In the 2011/12 season, the Gunners had all its fullbacks injured but the team had to find a > read more

More Injury Woes and Making a Case for a New DM

09/28/2014 01:47:29 AM

The North London Derby turned out to be a feisty affair with both sides giving their all in what proved to be a pulsating encounter. Arsenal had the lion’s share of possession but as always, they switched off at the back allowing Tottenham to g > read more

Tottenham Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

09/27/2014 02:19:07 AM

This is one fixture Arsenal fans always look forward to every season. Unlike in previous years, Tottenham has increased their spending power but they’re still under Arsenal’s shadow, a place they feel at home. Arsenal met their rivals three times > read more

Abou Diaby as a DM: Good Experiment or Bad Mistake?

09/26/2014 00:35:54 AM

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Crashing Out of the Capital One Cup: A Bittersweet Feeling

09/25/2014 00:38:48 AM

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Arsenal 1 Southampton 2: The Gunners Crash Out at the First Hurdle

09/24/2014 02:06:50 AM

Arsenal 1 (Sanchez 13′) – Southampton 2 (Tadic 20′, Clyne 38′) Emirates Stadium (Capital One Cup) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Post-Match Press Conference With half an eye on Saturday’s North London De > read more

Arsenal 1 Southampton 2: Player Ratings

09/23/2014 16:16:32 PM

In a classic case of one step forward, two steps back, the Gunners hosted Southampton in the Capital One Cup. As expected, the big Guns were rested and there was a mixture of some youngsters with the experienced folks to guide them. In the end, it tu > read more

Southampton Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

09/23/2014 00:32:11 AM

After the win-less streak, the Gunners hit the ground running with a comfortable win against Aston Villa but they are going to come up against a Southampton side that has been in great form this season. The League Cup would offer Arsene Wenger a chan > read more

Arsenal’s Rivals Drop Points: A Perfect Weekend Indeed

09/22/2014 00:27:36 AM

The Premier League weekend began with strugglers, Queens Park Rangers, battling hard to get a point against a Peter Crouch-inspired Stoke City. Despite his advancing years, the lanky forward still put up a virtuoso performance. However, Nico Kranjcar > read more

Aston Villa 0 Arsenal 3: Ozil Repays his Manager’s Faith

09/21/2014 02:33:21 AM

Aston Villa 0 – Arsenal 3 (Ozil 33′, Welbeck 34′, Cissokho o.g. 35′) Villa Park (Emirates Stadium) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Post-Match Press Conference With the Gunners losing in such an unconvincing fas > read more

Aston Villa 0 Arsenal 3: Player Ratings

09/20/2014 11:42:02 AM

The Gunners endured a torrid game against Dortmund in midweek and they had to put up a better performance against an Aston Villa side riding high in the league. Just like last season at Villa Park where the Gunners scored two goals in 66 seconds, it > read more

Arsenal Transfer Rumors: Gunners Linked with Moves for Lugano and Yobo

09/19/2014 00:44:39 AM

Last season, Arsenal went through the entire campaign with just three central defenders. Per Mertesacker played 52 games, Laurent Koscielny played 49 games and the captain, Thomas Vermaelen, managed just 21 appearances, largely due to his injury layo > read more

Arsenal and Injuries: Freakish Coincidence or Curse from Beyond?

09/18/2014 00:46:19 AM

Injuries they say, is part and parcel of the beautiful game. There are a million and one reasons why teams are instructed to register a25 players for every campaign with the Under-21 youngsters eligible to play. One reason is obviously depth, but th > read more

Open Letter to Arsenal After the Club’s Defeat Against Dortmund

09/17/2014 00:52:11 AM

Football is such a fascinating sport. When things are going your way with your favorite team recording victories, all flaws are swept under the carpet and everyone is all peachy’ and creamy’. When your team draws a match, there are always > read more

Dortmund 2 Arsenal 0: Bad Result, Worse Performance

09/17/2014 00:49:36 AM

Dortmund 2 (Immobile 45′, Aubameyang 48′) – Arsenal 0 Signal Iduna Park (Champions League) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Wenger Press Conference The Gunners donned their new cup kits for the first time in a ground > read more

Dortmund 2 Arsenal 0: Player Ratings

09/16/2014 16:09:47 PM

After waiting for the Champions League to get underway, the Gunners decided to put up a collective shambolic performance that was nothing to actually write home about. In the wake of Arsenal’s lackadaisical outing at the Signal Iduna Park, Goon > read more

Dortmund Preview: Back to Germany, a Happy Hunting Ground

09/16/2014 00:50:34 AM

After a long wait, the UEFA Champions League is back on our screens and every Arsenal fan would focus on tonight’s match against Borussia Dortmund, a team the Gunners know so well after playing against them in two of the last three seasons. In > read more

Debuchy’s Injury: How Will the Gunners Cope in his Absence?

09/15/2014 00:21:07 AM

There are a lot of positives to take from Arsenal’s draw against Manchester City. Danny Welbeck almost crowned his debut with an excellent goal but the post denied him his chance, the goals are flowing for Alexis Sanchez, an outstanding Jack Wi > read more

Arsenal 2 Man City 2: Defensive Lapses Cost the Gunners Yet Again

09/14/2014 02:02:22 AM

Arsenal 2 (Wilshere 64′, Sanchez 74′) – Manchester City 2 (Aguero 28′, Demichelis 84′) Emirates Stadium (Premier League) Player Ratings (via Arseblog) – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference With > read more

A Gooner’s Perspective VI – Reviewing Arsenal’s Transfer Activity

09/13/2014 02:33:26 AM

Welcome to Arsenal episode of the fan-inspired series, A Gooner’s Perspective. This episode is firmly focused on the activities of the summer transfer window as some Nigerian Arsenal bloggers took some time out to share their thoughts on the issue. > read more

Tomas Rosicky Unhappy About Lack of First-Team Action

09/11/2014 00:33:47 AM

Tomas Rosicky has been at Arsenal longer than I can remember. Arsenal was smart enough to sign him just before the 2006 FIFA World Cup and the Gunners licked their lips as they watched Little Mozart decimate defenses in the soccer fiesta with his sle > read more

Calum Chambers: Did He Deserve the August Player of the Month Award?

09/10/2014 00:34:38 AM

When Arsenal signed a relatively young and inexperienced defender for a whooping 16 million pounds, few thought that was another over-hyped English lad but many were also aware of his massive potential and just the tender age of 19, he has been thrus > read more

Welbeck Shines as England Ease Past Switzerland

09/09/2014 00:32:39 AM

One of the fascinating thing about the international break is the paucity of news on affairs about the club as everyone’s eyes are fixed on a couple of national team games here and there. When you go to the official site and read articles of Jo > read more

Ryo Miyaichi: What Does the Future Hold for the Youngster?

09/08/2014 00:13:24 AM

“We’re delighted that Ryo Miyaichi has joined us. He trialled with us in the summer and has raw ability which has attracted many clubs around the world. We wish him luck in Rotterdam with Feyenoord and we look forward to helping him with his cont > read more

Thoughts on Players Due for Contract Renewal at Arsenal

09/07/2014 03:22:28 AM

With the international break taking center stage, Arsenal has had its fair share of ambassadors flying their national flags and like every Arsenal fan out there, I’m hopeful that there would be no more further injuries to disrupt the squad in w > read more

Battle of the Fans – Who Wore it Best?

09/06/2014 04:15:28 AM

This is a featured article I’m writing for eplnaija.com, a fast-growing Nigerian site with guys that are really passionate about what they’re doing. These guys continue to impress me with more innovative activities and I’m also prou > read more

Comparing Arsenal’s Transfer Window Assessment with their EPL Rivals

09/04/2014 00:45:00 AM

With the transfer window finally shut and the international break setting in, it’s time to sit back and review Arsenal’s business on both ends as well as taking a close peek on what the Gunners title rivals did as well. Using the order at > read more

Arsenal Fans’ Reactions to the Signing of Danny Welbeck

09/03/2014 00:42:12 AM

It’s good to know that the nerve-racking transfer window is finally out of the way for at least four months and fans and players alike can concentrate on the football. With the club sealing a deadline day deal for Danny Welbeck, the reactions f > read more

Arsenal, You Have Laid Your Bed, Get Ready to Lie on it

09/02/2014 00:49:25 AM

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Leicester 1 Arsenal 1: Another Reason Why the Gunners Need a Striker

09/01/2014 01:50:58 AM

Leicester 1 (Ulloa 22′) – Arsenal 1 (Sanchez 20′) King Power Stadium (Premier League) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Post-Match Press Conference Following the nervy victory over Besiktas, it was expected for the man > read more

Leicester Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

08/31/2014 04:02:21 AM

Saturday’s football action showcased the excitement of the Premier League as Manchester United continued to struggle under Louis van Gaal. The most shocking result of the day was Mark Hughes’ Stoke City side going to the Etihad to grab al > read more

Thoughts on Arsenal’s Opponents in the Champions League Group Stages

08/29/2014 00:59:11 AM

After the hard work was done in the qualifiers with Arsenal edging past Besiktas on a nervy Emirates night, it was time for the UEFA Champions League draws and as expected, there were a couple of oooohs and aaaahs with each passing draw. However, Ars > read more

Arsenal 1 Besiktas 0: Alexis Fires the Gunners into the UCL

08/28/2014 01:10:51 AM

Arsenal 1 (Sanchez 45′) – Besiktas 0 Emirates (Champions League) Player Ratings (via the Mail) – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference This was a game of utmost importance to the Gunners and the fact that no goal > read more

Besiktas Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

08/27/2014 01:28:37 AM

I don’t know about you, but I enjoyed me some Capital One Cup football last night. It was embarrassing enough that Manchester United was playing in the second round of the competition (big teams usually feature from the third round) but the shi > read more

Olivier Giroud’s Injury: How Will Arsenal Cope in his Absence?

08/26/2014 00:44:58 AM

Goodison Park. The same ground were the Gunners were thrashed resoundingly in April. The first half performance against Everton was shambolic. The Ox had some half chances but the erratic defending that allowed Seamus Coleman to get that kind of spa > read more

Reasons Why Arsenal Shouldn’t Sell Lukas Podolski

08/22/2014 01:28:02 AM

After a long extended break following their World Cup exertions, Arsenal’s German contingent are back in contention and the game against Everton would serve as the fixture for them to see first-team football action. Last season, Per Mertesacker > read more

Thoughts on Calum Chambers’ Fledgling Arsenal Career

08/21/2014 01:02:21 AM

Unlike the recent trend in previous seasons, this has been a very productive transfer window for Arsenal football club. Of course, there were some departures as expected. Some youngsters that couldn’t break into the first team had to go and I&# > read more

Besiktas 0 Arsenal 0: Lackluster Performance, Nervy Result

08/20/2014 01:02:50 AM

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Besiktas Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

08/19/2014 02:05:34 AM

Unfortunately, there was no one to hold the fort on the blog while I was out for a week on official duty. Apologies for that… Every “Arseblogger” needs a “Tom” now and then tho… I’m sure you get my drift. ** > read more

Arsenal 3 Manchester City 0: Another Trophy at Wembley!!!

08/11/2014 00:43:08 AM

Arsenal 3 (Cazorla 22′, Ramsey 43′, Giroud 62′) – Manchester City 0 Wembley (Community Shield) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference Arsenal’s preseason form has had a somewhat h > read more

Canon Crested’s Arsenal Prediction League Resumes!!!

08/10/2014 02:05:02 AM

Paul the Octopus became a famous personality due to its ability to predict the outcome of a match between two teams. It’s not like good ol’ Paul was going to raise its tentacles to predict the exact scoreline, all it had to do was move to > read more

Thoughts on Arsenal’s Opponents in the UCL Qualifiers

08/09/2014 02:54:10 AM

As the season hots up, the chums at UEFA decided to be in the spotlight with their draws for the Champions League qualifiers that would take place this month. There were some interesting fixtures on display with SSC Napoli getting a tasty draw with A > read more

Arsenal 0 Monaco 1: Gunners Suffer Another Preseason Setback

08/04/2014 01:56:34 AM

Arsenal 0 – AS Monaco 1 (Falcao 37′) Emirates (Emirates Cup) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference After the entertaining masterpiece against Benfica, the fans were hoping for more of the same and > read more

Arsenal 0 Monaco 1: Player Ratings

08/03/2014 13:35:29 PM

After a great outing against Benfica, the Gunners failed to replicate that form against a resilient AS Monaco side, that got the goal that was enough to hand the Emirates Cup to Valencia. Gooner Daily reviews the performances of the players on the ni > read more

Arsenal 5 Benfica 1: It’s the Yaya Sanogoal Show

08/03/2014 03:38:46 AM

Emirates (Emirates Cup) Arsenal 5 (Sanogo 26′, 45′, 45′, 49′, Campbell 40′) – Benfica 1 (Gaitan 61′) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference Following the hilarious own > read more

What to Expect from the Emirates Cup

08/02/2014 03:54:32 AM

The new campaign is just around the corner and with a Community Shield clash against Manchester City coming up, the Gunners have the annual Emirates Cup preseason tournament to contend with. In recent times, other clubs have been going home with the > read more

Jenkinson to West Ham: A New Chapter in his Fledging Career

08/01/2014 03:28:12 AM

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Southampton’s Garage Sale Continues: Arsenal Signs Chambers

07/29/2014 03:51:40 AM

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David Ospina: 10 Things You Need to Know about Arsenal’s New Signing

07/28/2014 01:38:44 AM

When Lukasz Fabianski left the club on a Bosman, it was cast in stone that Arsenal was going to secure the services of a new goalkeeper that would challenge Wojciech Szczesny for his starting place. With the captures of Alexis Sanchez and Mathieu Deb > read more

NY Red Bulls 1 Arsenal 0: The Gunners Lack Cutting Edge

07/27/2014 04:05:49 AM

Red Bulls Arena (Friendly) Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference The pre-match proceedings was rightly dominated by Thierry Henry coming up against his old team and after a rather long wait, the match kicked > read more

Thoughts on Arsenal’s Title Chances Ahead of the New Season

07/26/2014 05:06:23 AM

Seven points. That was the difference between Arsenal and their potential 14th League title. The Gunners were at the summit of the table longer than any other team last season but they buckled under immense pressure to drop all the way to fourth plac > read more

What Does the Future Hold for Santi Cazorla?

07/25/2014 01:18:36 AM

The losses of Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri at the start of the 2011/12 season were very bitter pills to swallow. With Tomas Rosicky injured and Andrey Arshavin out of sorts, Arsene Wenger burdened the responsibility of the primary playmaker role to > read more

Eisfeld Signs for Fulham: Good Move for the Player and the Club

07/24/2014 01:21:27 AM

Over the years, Arsenal has garnered a reputation for brooding young talent that were afforded opportunities to show what they’re made of in the world stage. While some youngsters have managed to grab the bull by the horns, others have failed t > read more

Szczesny vs. Ospina: A Competition that Would Benefit Arsenal

07/23/2014 01:51:56 AM

Those fervent followers of Arsenal would know that the team is currently in New York, as they are bracing themselves up for a friendly against the Red Bulls. Arseblog shared a couple of enlightening stuff about the American Gooners and it’s wor > read more

Boreham Wood 0 Arsenal 2: The Gunners Kick Start their Preseason on a High

07/20/2014 02:24:19 AM

Meadow Park (Friendly) Arsenal 2 (Olsson 68′, Afobe (pen 86′)) – Boreham Wood 0 Player Ratings (via Fresh Arsenal) – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference Arsenal began the game with a perfect blend of youth > read more

Boreham Wood Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

07/19/2014 03:54:53 AM

As we all know, Arsene Wenger has returned to London Colney to begin training with the lads and we would have a chance to witness the Puma kit for the first time when the Gunners take on lowly Boreham Wood today. Boreham Wood plays in the Conference > read more

Requiem for a Dream – How Barcelona’s Prodigal Son Became Their Most Damaging Signing in a Generation

07/18/2014 02:43:04 AM

Originally posted on A Cule Complains:To all intents and purposes, the time of Cesc Fabregas at Barcelona is now up. While nothing has yet been signed, nor even officially agreed, he is expected to move to Chelsea in the very near future. And, if tha > read more

Revealing the Benefits of Signing Mathieu Debuchy

07/18/2014 00:44:32 AM

So one of the most kept transfer secrets have finally been made official – Newcastle’s Matt Debuchy is now a Gunner, and he has taken the No. 2 jersey, a traditional right back’s number. The full back joins the club after a good Wor > read more

Reviewing the World Cup from an Arsenal Perspective

07/14/2014 00:47:33 AM

After one month of non-stop exhilarating football action, the world’s greatest football competition  has come to an end in the most dramatic fashion – a Mario Gotze goal that waltzed past Sergio Romero before he realized where the ball w > read more

Germany Destroys BRA71L – Sweet Revenge!!!

07/09/2014 01:09:33 AM

I can remember when I, a 15-year-old lad in S.S. 1, was watching the 2002 FIFA World Cup final match between Germany and Brazil. Their road to the final was that easy though – Germany defeated Paraguay in the Round of 16 courtesy of a late goal > read more

Why Signing a Holding Midfielder Should be a Top Priority this Summer

07/08/2014 00:46:50 AM

Anytime I think about the Invincibles, I reminisce on how strong Arsenal was in every playing position – Mad Jens Lehmann was a commanding presence in the box, the defensive pairing of Sol Campbell and Kolo Toure was a match made in the stars, > read more

Arsenal Transfer News: Latest Updates on Alexis Sanchez

07/07/2014 01:21:17 AM

After another exhilarating round of World Cup football, it’s time for another break and as expected, transfer news has been the order of the day. Since Luis Enrique took over from Tata Martino this summer, he has been very active on the transfe > read more

The Lottery of Penalties and a Star Called James Rodriguez

06/29/2014 03:14:51 AM

The World Cup switched to second gear yesterday with the Round of 16 fixtures underway and it started with the hosts, Brazil, taking on a Chile side that was impressive in the Group Stages. Winning Australia seemed pretty routine but knocking Spain o > read more

Lessons Learned from the Group Stages of the World Cup

06/28/2014 04:53:36 AM

As we all know, the Round of 16 begins today as nations would fight each other to go all the way in the competition. With 48 games already played and 136 goals scored already, the World Cup has been an entertaining spectacle with the excitement level > read more

Another Giant Crumbles, Africa Stunned and Suarez Bites Again

06/25/2014 00:50:52 AM

With the proceedings of Group A and B done and dusted, all eyes were firmly focused on the activities in Group C as the already eliminated England took on the group’s surprise package, Costa Rica, while Italy and Uruguay locked horns to decide > read more

More World Cup Surprises: England on the Verge of Exit

06/20/2014 00:21:58 AM

As expected, the 2014 World Cup has been a truly enjoyable competition. The goals have kept flowing and there have been a lot of surprises as some nations head closer to the exit door while for some others, their fates are already sealed. When Hollan > read more

Thoughts on Guillermo Ochoa and more World Cup stuff

06/18/2014 08:16:12 AM

The games in the World Cup are picking up some pace and the first round of fixtures have already been completed. Yesterday saw the Golden Belgian team take to the pitch against an Algeria side that was clearly weaker than the Europeans on paper. Belg > read more

Africa at the World Cup – Different Tournament, Same Expectations

06/17/2014 02:00:48 AM

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Oh La La, I Wouldn’t Mind me some Karim

06/16/2014 03:49:09 AM

The World Cup campaign began with Switzerland and Ecuador locking horns and the South Americans opened scoring from some bloke called Valencia (not the one-dimensional winger at Manchester United). The Swiss side featuring Johan Djourou grabbed the e > read more

Arsenal’s Transfer Targets Raise the Eye at the World Cup

06/15/2014 08:03:03 AM

The best thing about a competition like the World Cup is that the football doesn’t stop till the final day on July 13, 2014. As expected, shocks and surprised have been the order of the day and I’m pretty sure that many fans wouldn’ > read more

What’s the Time? It’s 5 Past 1ker Casillas…

06/14/2014 02:33:09 AM

In a competition as significant as the World Cup, one may think that the organizers of the tournament have to at least try their best to get things right but from the handful of games I’ve seen so far, the level of officiating is no different f > read more

Fabregas Signs for Chelsea – A Bitter Pill to Swallow

06/13/2014 03:26:55 AM

Coming back to work after a public holiday has a funny feeling especially if that day is a Friday but that’s what happens in this part of the world. After the lovely opening ceremony and some Jennifer Lopezification, the World Cup took center s > read more

Which Gunners Could Go all the Way in the World Cup?

06/11/2014 00:28:11 AM

*removes cobwebs from blog* So I’ve been out for a week and it has felt like an eternity but with work getting more challenging with each passing day, it’s not easy balancing it with the blog. I had the weirdest of dreams last night and i > read more

Thoughts on the Gunners Performing at the World Cup

06/03/2014 00:42:05 AM

As the clock slowly ticks, the biggest sporting event in the world is about to take center stage and Arsenal, like many other teams have its own contingent waving the club’s banner in the soccer fiesta. Some Gunners have been on show in the rec > read more

Arsenal Transfer Rumors: Pros and Cons of Signing Cesc Fabregas

06/02/2014 00:37:50 AM

Francesc Fabregas earned a place in the spotlight following his breathtaking performances in the 2003 FIFA Under-17 World Cup but under the tutelage of Arsene Wenger, he matured into one of the best players of his generation. His protracted transfer > read more

Lukasz Fabianski: The Highs and Lows of his Arsenal Career

05/30/2014 00:49:14 AM

Like all things in reality, Lukasz Fabianski’s time at Arsenal has come to an end. After making 78 appearances, conceding 81 goals and notching up 25 clean sheets in seven seasons, his status as second fiddle to Manuel Almunia and afterwards hi > read more

Rating Arsenal’s Defenders Performances in the 2013/14 Season

05/27/2014 00:51:58 AM

In the 2013/14 season, Arsenal’s defense was much-improved and this was due to the fact that Arsene Wenger got his first-choice pairing right and he stuck with them till injuries or suspension took its toll on the defensive rearguard. The cent > read more

Rating Arsenal’s Goalkeepers in the 2013/14 Season

05/25/2014 00:35:22 AM

Many Arsenal fans can say that defending improved considerably in the 2013/14 season and while the defensive pairing of Per Mertesacker and Laurent Koscielny did their bit in the heart of the defense, the Gunners last line of defense, the custodians > read more

Nominations for the 2013/14 End of Season Awards

05/24/2014 07:25:18 AM

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A Tribute to Bacary Sagna: An Epitome of Consistency

05/23/2014 00:37:38 AM

It’s the 2006/07 season, Arsenal’s first campaign at the Emirates. The Gunners struggle in the Premier League ending up with a fourth placed finish. The club’s Champions League campaign ends in shambles after crashing out to PSV Ein > read more

Coleman or Aurier: Who Should Replace Bacary Sagna at Arsenal?

05/22/2014 00:38:44 AM

Useless you’re leaving in a cave with no access to internet and cable TV, you should know that Bacary Sagna’s footballing future is far far away from Arsenal. Whether he decides to swoop for the oil riches of Manchester City or anywhere e > read more

2013/14 Season Review: Near Miss in the League, Cup Glory at Last!

05/21/2014 00:40:31 AM

With Sir Alex Ferguson retiring at the end of the 2012/13 season, it was going to be very interesting to see who was going to take over what was left of the Premier League. With Arsene Wenger taking the title of the longest serving manager in the Lea > read more

New Deal for Wenger and a Tale of Sagna and the City

05/20/2014 01:48:43 AM

With the 2013/14 FA Cup gently placed on the Emirates trophy cabinet (yes, the black Widow spider is gone), the Arsenal hierarchy has moved on to achieve its next target – tying down Arsene Wenger to a new long term contract. According to the G > read more

2013/14 FA Cup: Arsenal’s Best Moments in the Tournament

05/19/2014 00:40:15 AM

I’m still basking in the euphoria of winning a trophy after eight years, 11 months and 27 days… trust me, that’s a long time. If you thought that the taunts, jibes, trolling and jokes were bad enough, imagine being in Arsene Wenger& > read more

Arsenal 3 Hull 2: Sweet Dreams are Made of This!!!

05/18/2014 01:18:13 AM

Player Ratings – Match Highlights – Wenger’s Press Conference Arsenal: Cazorla 17′, Koscielny 71′, Ramsey 109′ Hull: Chester 3′, Davies 9′ The stage was set for the most important game in the careers of > read more

Hull Preview: Team News, Injury Updates and Predicted Lineups

05/17/2014 00:58:41 AM

After the frantic wait that seemed to last forever, the Gunners finally have a chance of ending their long-standing trophy drought with a crucial clash against Hull City, a team they dispatched with consummate ease both home and away this season. Whe > read more



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