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Wembley calling

So, it’s off to Wembley we go. Everton put up a tremendous fight and they could just have easily booked a place at Wembley themselves. After a high tempo, exciting 5th round tie against Liverpool, the 6th round proved to be just as exhilarating. At 1-1, with goals from Mesut Özil and Romelu Lukaku, the game really was anybody’s. Barkley ...

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Bayern defeat – a blessing in disguise for Arsenal?

It was inevitable. Arsenal staring over the precipice, Bayern looking in ominous form to retain their champions league title and once again February being the month Arsenal crumble. However for the first thirty minutes of the Bayern Munich game Arsenal displayed the sort of form that has propelled them to second in the premier league and facing a quarter final ...

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Sanogo – from Postman to Talisman?

Not many people knew Yaya Sanogo when he joined in the Summer, and the small amount of fans who knew him probably turned their backs on him after his 5th month of injury. However in just 2 games, Yaya has shown good quality and has gone from not being considered as a senior Striker, to fans wanting him to start ahead of Giroud in ...

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Manage expectations, and carry on supporting.

If you go on twitter you’d think Arsenal were relegation fodder. Don’t hide, we’ve all suggested this one time or another, in various degrees. Second in the league, and sandwiched between to wealthy giants. Hard times. Yes, we are still well in the mix, yet the warning signs refuse to go away, and the déjà vu is slowly unravelling again, ...

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How Arsenal can win the league

Many pundits and journalists have constantly doubted us throughout the season. “Arsenal can’t win the league”, “its Man City’s to lose”, “Arsenal aren’t title contenders” are all phrases that have been used when talking about Arsenal this season. Yet here we are with 14 games remaining top of the league, as we have been more the majority of the season. ...

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There’s only so much Giroud can do

Firstly, I like Giroud, a lot. He’s excellent at what he does and he brings a lot to the team. He’s strong; his hold up play is brilliant and his one-touch combinations to return the ball to teammates are second to none. We only need to look back to yesterday’s game against Crystal Palace for an example of this. Oxlade-Chamberlain ...

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Believe

How incredible is this team? Almost every single game, we have a different player running the show. A different player stepping up and delivering. We’ve had Ramsey, Wilshere, Ozil, Giroud, Santi, Rosicky, Chamberlain, Podolski, Walcott, Gnabry and even Bendtner show that they’ve got what it takes. I was pretty disappointed when Arsene didn’t pick up a striker this January, but ...

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