Posts By: Pedro

EDU CALLS FOR PATIENCE

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Juuuuust a quick one today because I’m back in London doing London things. Edu put down the grill for 5 minutes to talk to the media about our summer. It was pretty much the same things that Vinai had mentioned. “I think we have to see the wider context than just the money around it,” … Read more »

6 NEW PLAYERS BUT WE’RE ALL SAD?

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What absolutely batshit crazy few weeks it has been. In the end, ignoring the circus around Arsenal, the transfer window was pretty decent. We signed 6 players. Lokonga > Ceballos Odegaard > Ozil Ramsdale > Runarsson White > Luiz Tavares > Xhaka (LB) Tomiyasu > Bellerin It’s weird to sign that many players and not… Read more »

MAJOR TECHNICAL TALENT QUITS + NEW JAPANESE RIGHT BACK

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Arsenal head into deadline day evening with quite a lot of things moving in the transfer window. The biggest story yesterday was the botched PR of Ainsley Maitland-Niles. This is another superb example of what a lack of leadership does at a club. Long and short. Mikel Arteta and Edu have fallen out, so there’s… Read more »

HOW A FOOTBALL CLUB CULTURE FAILS (LONG READ)

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When Mikel Arteta arrived at the club, he came armed with a vision for how he wanted to play, and a remit to change the culture at the club. As it stands, it looks like he’s failing on both fronts. Building a culture is about establishing a unifying set of standards that everyone can exist… Read more »

‘MINI-ARSENE’ (LONG READ)

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The title of this headline is exactly what is wrong at Arsenal FC. Nothing sums up the imbalance of power or the lack of leadership and vision quite like the flow of people telling you that this ‘Mini Arsene’ term is bandied around in the unkindest of ways. Arsene Wenger was a monster of a… Read more »

ARTETA INDUCED HORROR SHOW HITS NEW LOW

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Mikel Arteta and Arsenal fans entered a new phase in the relationship which usually spells the end. Apathy. Arsenal put on such a bad performance, it was hard to feel anything for the day. You could have sympathy for the situation if you didn’t have the wider context of what’s been going on at Arsenal…. Read more »