The transfer window of doom

The transfer window of doom

It's a funny old game, football... if you support Aldershot Town, you could only aspire for your team to reach the dizzying heights of Arsenal's status, their stadium, their squad…
Why 4th place is the prize

Why 4th place is the prize

Last September I wrote a blog post entitled Targeting 4th place, based on the fact that this was, in my humble opinion, the best that Arsenal could hope for this…

Targeting 4th place

It's been another typical transfer deadline day for Arsenal. I've kept an eye on the transfer activity today, but didn't see what happened between 19:30 and 22:30. I switched on…

Euro 2012 for Windows Phone

So far so good for England - thanks to Arsenal's Theo Walcott, who I've always said is a great asset to the team (ahem), England recovered from an abysmal start…

Eating your own words

Just over a month ago I attacked Arsene Wenger's strategy of hanging onto his transfer pot. That rant came after the 4-0 drubbing at the hands (well, feet) of AC…

The end of Arsenal’s season?

According to Football365... Arsene Wenger praised Arsenal's commitment and felt they were "a bit unlucky" in their 2-0 FA Cup fifth-round defeat to Sunderland. "a bit unlucky"... Arsenal have been…

Looking ahead to 2014

I'll be brief. I didn't see the England versus Germany match because I was watching Lolli's gymnastics competition (where she picked up a silver medal). I did see the post-match…

Unfair

The wife says I'm not always impartial on these matters, but sometimes I really do believe the collective world of football (note, the game played by kicking the ball with…