Match Preview: Arsenal Versus Tottenham

September rolls around on the calendar with Arsenal facing arch-rivals Tottenham Hotspur at home at the Emirates on Sunday the 1st at 4pm. The Gunners are coming off of an impressive 2-0 home win over Turkish side Fenerbahce in the second leg of their Champions League qualifying series on Tuesday. Ironically, Arsenal could have been […]

Backpage Roundup: Bale Winner ‘Deflated’ Arsenal, Betis Wants to Keep Campbell, Wilshere Staying Positive, Adebayor Talks Trash and More

Bale Winner ‘Deflated’ Arsenal – Parker Scott Parker believes that Gareth Bale’s stunning winner in Tottenham’s recent 3-2 defeat of West Ham United at Upton Park must have caused a lot of psychological damage to their bitter rivals Arsenal. Spurs were set to drop two points against the Hammers before their Welsh winger’s long-range thunderbolt […]

Spurs have caught up, but whose fault is that?

Our own ‘noisy neighbours’ Tottenham Hotspur have closed the gap on us – that is the official line. You can’t argue with that, I suppose, if the pinnacle of their achievement is finishing just one place behind us in five of the last seven seasons – a marked improvement on their previous exploits – then […]

Spurs shoot themselves in the foot

I can’t quite understand it – myself and most Arsenal fans are feeling pretty good this week with the news that Harry Redknapp has been sacked by Spurs. This is credit to a manager who has made our neighbours a genuine threat for the first time in what feels like forever. And yet, most Spurs […]

Walcott: Arsenal have got Spurs worried

After Monday’s 2-1 win over Newcastle United, Arsenal are only one point behind their bitter North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur on the premiership points table and their winger Theo Walcott, who set up both the goals in that last-gasp victory, has said that the Gunners are brimming with confidence. Central defender Thomas Vermaelen’s 95th minute […]

A reminder for Tottenham fans

Most of the time I’m not one for animalistic rivalry. I prefer to put my bias aside and keep a rational head; to see football for what it is. But as derby day edges closer, I’m afraid instincts are kicking in. Firstly, congratulations to Tottenham. After a LOT of waiting, they finally have a very […]

EXCLUSIVE: ‘I love watching Spurs,’ says Arsenal legend

  Arsenal legend Lee Dixon has admitted he has enjoyed watching the forces of evil ply their trade in the Premier League this season. The team that dare not speak its name are currently ten points ahead of the Arsenal in the table and are still in the FA Cup – but, of course, that’ll […]

Now we lose to the scum!!

Arsene Wenger’s 15th anniversary as Arsenal manager was marked by a 2-1 Premier League defeat to Tottenham at White Hart Lane that provided further proof the Frenchman is facing the most troubling period of his reign. The defeat, sealed by a long-range effort fromKyle Walker that Wojciech Szczesny should have saved, was characterised yet again by some desperate defending from […]