Backpage roundup: Gazidis on RVP, Biglia, M’Vila and more


No Rushing RVP, Says Gazidis Arsenal CEO Ivan Gazidis has said that the club is not putting any pressure on Robin van Persie to resolve his contract situation as soon as possible and insisted that the club understands that their talisman needs to concentrate on the upcoming European Championship. (The Telegraph) Van Persie, who was […]

Arsenal shareholder Usmanov’s £300m cash splash


ARSENAL shareholder Alisher Usmanov has splashed some of his considerable cash on a new luxury yacht… no doubt tempting Gooners to dream about the money he could fork out on players. Usmanov has, it is being reported, handed over some £65 million on the craft, which includes a swimming pool, a helicopter pad, a gym, […]

Kroenke or Usmanov: Should Koenke sell out?

Following the Misery in Milan and the Shocker in Sunderland there have been calls either for the managers head, the boards collective head or for the team to be ruthlessly pruned and expensively strengthened.  It has to be said that these last two events are perhaps only the latest in a succession of poor results […]