A New Era Begins at Arsenal Without Alexis Sanchez

January 27, 2018 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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Alexis Sanchez has finally moved to Manchester United and Arsene Wegner can now finally look ahead with a new generation of Gunners. The Sanchez drama begun a couple months back with the player refusing to sign a new contract while he received interesting offers from both United and Manchester City. Initially it was thought Sanchez would be snatched by Barcelona after a meeting with Pep Guardiola got filtered to the media. In the end the devils got the player and Arsenal got Henrikh Mkhitaryan as... 

Can Arsenal Maintain their title challenge?

November 20, 2015 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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When non-Arsenal fans listen to passionate Gunners proclaiming that ‘this could be the season’ the almost irresistible temptation is to smirk patronisingly whilst saying ‘What, again?’ Even die-hard ‘Arsene knows’ types must have the honesty to admit that the situation we find ourselves in currently, a situation in which Arsenal’s title hopes are being positively talked up by pundits and other experts beyond the usual suspects (take a bow Ian Wright), is one which we’ve witnessed... 

Is Arsenal A Legitimate League Favourite?

October 9, 2013 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC

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We’ve all enjoyed riding the recent hot streak for Arsenal, and there’s truly been some great football of late. For fans of the Gunners, it’s been something of a pleasant surprise. Following the club’s frustrating inactivity during the summer, when many thought transactions needed to be made, Arsenal has jetted to the top of the Premier League standings, and has of course made a major acquisition along the way in Mesut Ozil. But is it time to start looking at Arsenal as the... 

Bendtner will stay

September 3, 2013 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Transfers

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Nicklas Bendtner will stay and play for Arsenal next season on the one hand due to the fact that the Gooners failed to find another striker. One the other hand due to the fact that the Dane has huge wage demands and therefore did not manage a transfer away. “The chance for him to leave now is very small,” Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger said. “If he comes back well and gets fit, I will use him.” In fact Bendtner currently earns £52 000 a week. None of the clubs that were interested in his services... 

Arsenal Is In A Defensive Crisis

March 17, 2011 by  - Filed under Arsenal FC, Premier League

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Arsenal has been battling injuries all season long, but the Gunners having been doing well without one of their top two central defenders. But now they’ve lost their rock at the back for the rest of the season, and that could signal Arsenal’s downfall if you’re gambling online. Thomas Vermaelen has been out since August because of an ailing Achilles, and the Belgian defender says he has no idea when he’ll be able to play again. That left Johan Djourou as Arsenal’s best central defender,...