Monthly archives: March 2013

What Next for Arsene Wenger and Arsenal?

Another season brings about another trophyless campaign for Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal. The last time Arsenal lifted silverware was at the end of the 2005 FA Cup Final against Manchester United. In truth, they were fortunate to win that game. Since then, the likes of Patrick Vieira, Thierry Henry, Kolo Toure, Ashley Cole, Mathieu Flamini, Cesc Fabregas, Robin van Persie, Samir Nasri, and Emmanuel Adebayor have left the club only to be replaced by players of inferior quality. While Arsenal battled bravely against Bayern Munich, it is painfully apparent that the team lacks the necessary quality to compete at the highest […]

A recap

by @LandrySubira    My youngest sibling says I tend to talk in superlatives and it’s true. Songs are always awful or excellent, as are books, movies and so on.  Now it’s stuck in my mind and I try to keep my outlook as close to the middle as I can. Even with those blinds on I still don’t like what I see when I look at my team. The game against Spurs* was quite disheartening but sadly normal.  We started quite well and understood pressing for the first 30 odd minutes. They really had no real control of the ball. […]