Monthly archives: April 2017

Henry not convinced by Arsenal’s back three

Thierry Henry Arsenal TransfersArsenal’s move to a back three helped bring about three wins before Sunday’s 2-0 defeat at White Hart Lane, but it has always felt like something Arsene Wenger was using more becuase he had to do something rather than some masterplan. Perhaps it’s telling that in our last two games, we’ve reverted to a back […]

Sp*rs 2-0 Arsenal – player ratings

Arsenal went down to a rampant Sp*rs side 2-0 at White Hart Lane this afternoon. It was as dismal a derby display as I’ve seen in modern times, and we got what we deserved from the game. Which was nothing. Here are how the players rated. arseblog ratings Reader ratings PC 33 8 G 5 […]

Report: Sp*rs 2-0 Arsenal

Arsenal: Cech, Gabriel, Kosielny, Monreal, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ramsey, Xhaka, Gibbs, Ozil, Alexis, Giroud Subs: Ospina, Holding, Bellerin, Coquelin, Iwobi, Welbeck, Walcott — Arsenal were outplayed, out-thought, out-fought, and but for a string of amazing saves by Petr Cech would have lost than a bigger margin than 2-0 against Sp*rs at White Hart Lane this afternoon. Knowing […]

Giroud starts up front: Sp*rs v Arsenal teams

Arsenal team news 2016It’s Premier League action this afternoon, a North London derby against the old enemy at this White Hart Lane for the first time. Here are the official line-ups for today’s game. Sp*rs: Lloris, Trippier, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Davies; Dier, Wanyama; Son, Eriksen, Alli; Kane. Subs: 7 other twats Arsenal: Cech, Gabriel, Kosielny, Monreal, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ramsey, Xhaka, […]

Wenger: We have to improve our scouting

Arsene Wenger spoke to SFR Sport this week. This is a transcript of what he had to say. — Journalist : You seemed absolutely delighted after the City game, What did you feel at the final whistle? AW : Happiness, it was an outburst of joy, when you play a big game, you don’t know […]

Wenger: In-stadium support linked with comfort

There’s little doubt that the transition to all-seater stadia has had an effect on the atmosphere in football grounds. The Emirates stadium boasts the widest, most comfortable seats in the Premier League, but it’s also not exactly the most intimidating of arenas. That comfort, according to Arsene Wenger, has a direct impact on the level […]