Wellington Silva – UD Almeria Wellington Silva started and completed the full 90 minutes in UD Almeria’s weekend 2-0 loss to Villareal. Judging by his stats, he looked to get more comfortable going forward with two chances created. However, he failed to make things happen for himself by unsuccessfully completing...
#455589148 / gettyimages.com In August 2014, Thomas Vermaelen joined Barcelona after five years at Arsenal. The confirmation of his move prompted a host of different rumours regarding his centre-back replacement. When the transfer window closed at 11pm on September 1st, Arsene Wenger had reportedly spent £82 million on the transfers...
Wellington Silva – UD Almeria Wellington Silva featured in both games for UD Almeria this watch. In Almeria’s 1-0 win over Deportivo, Silva continued being positive this season by completing three out of four take-ons. In UD Almeria’s eventful 2-2 draw against Elche, Silva completed 90 minutes and tried to...
#456683116 / gettyimages.com Wojciech Szczęsny – 5 Decent on the ball, but was caught in two minds for the second goal. Calum Chambers – 7 Linked up well going forward. Was OK defensively, but was pulling and pushing far too often. Per Mertesacker – 7 Good organisation skills in the box. Read the game well. Rate...
September was a month that saw Arsenal tarnish a promising start to the season. The month started with a fairly disappointing 2-2 draw against a Manchester City side we dominated for the majority of the game. Next came an extremely poor performance in our 2-0 loss away to Borussia...
It has been heavily rumoured that Arsenal are looking to sign a back-up centre-forward this summer to compliment Olivier Giroud, and the name journalists most frequently put forward was Loïc Rémy. Unfortunately for the QPR striker, a failed Liverpool medical and questionable behaviour off the pitch appear to have...
#451382672 / gettyimages.com Since his breakthrough onto the scene of European football in the 2010/2011 campaign, Alexis Sanchez has made immense strides forward, becoming a household name. After a successful few seasons at Udinese in Serie A, Alexis earned himself a move to Barcelona, in the most lucrative deal in history...
It was only a few weeks ago that I found myself writing an article about why Serge Aurier has more attack than Bacary Sagna. But times change, as do potential transfer targets. Apparently Wenger has lost interest in Aurier and turned his attention to Newcastle's Mathieu Debuchy. A deal has...
#454128319 / gettyimages.com With recent reports suggesting Arsenal are about to finalise a loan deal for Javier Manquillo, Arsene Wenger might just be about to unearth yet another superstar. Javier started his career in Real Madrid’s youth ranks before being released by the Champions League winners in 2007.  48 hours later,...
When first going about this article I was going to go down a path that included ridiculous stats such as goal difference to points. But when looking back at the title, I simply looked at the table of last season. It finished like this: Arsenal was simply seven points, or...