Arsene reshaping the midfield. An accident, or a gift for a brighter future?

by & filed under News Review.

Carl Jenkinson (Arsenal). JGs Camping on the pitch promotion. Club Day. Arsenal Training Ground. London Colney, Herts, 23/4/14. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Carl Jenkinson (Arsenal). JGs Camping on the pitch promotion. Club Day. Arsenal Training Ground. London Colney, Herts, 23/4/14. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Wake up, look at news, cry a little inside, search ‘Arsenal news’… repeat.

Thanks for the peeps that sent me Pittsburgh references. There is literally nowhere in the world I go where a gooner can’t help me have a good beer and a cultural moment. God bless Arsenal.

(more…)


Steve Bould’s Yellow & Blue Army Obliterate Sorry Saints

by & filed under News Review.

Processed with VSCO with c1 preset

Processed with VSCO with c1 preset

What an absolutely super day out at Southampton. You really cannot knock anybody for an all round excellent performance, both from a managerial perspective and from a player one.

Wenger, pushed into the stands actually tried something new… proper rotation. Not, let’s put rotate, but play the players who aren’t getting a game in the wrong position. No, full on rotation, players coming into roles they understood and sticking with a system we all know.

(more…)


German superstar worryingly on the radar?

by & filed under News Review.

courtesy @allthatchas

courtesy @allthatchas

It be YAYA SANOGO’S BIRTHDAY… yeah, umm, ok… Party? No. Ok, well, who’s signing a card? No? Ok, we’ll just leave it there then.

Love how the Arsenal.com social team just weigh into everything with the beautiful naivety of a group who’ve never opened the cesspit of Twitter.

(more…)