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Spotlight on AVB again

I was defensive of Andre Villas-Boas after his sacking by Chelsea in March. Given the success the Blues enjoyed under Roberto Di Matteo for the…




We got our Arsenal back

We’ve seen some absolutely mad games over the last couple of years, and this one probably tops the lot. At the end of the night,…


Square pegs in round holes

I’m sure you’ll all be familiar – even those who did not read my match preview – with the statistics flying around before yesterday’s game….


Arsenal vs Schalke: Match preview

After a disappointing defeat to Norwich City, Arsenal would be expected to respond tomorrow evening with the visit of Schalke to the Emirates Stadium. In…




How much for 100+ goals?

It occurred to me the other day that Robin van Persie must be one of the best pieces of business Arsene Wenger ever made for…



Arsenal 2012/13 first impressions

The Sunday game against Stoke was my first chance watching any incarnation of Arsenal since last May and as predicted there were some good points…


Is change harmful?

There is no doubt that Arsenal have suffered the loss some of significant players over the last few seasons but that is a fact of…



Constant change harming Arsenal

It struck me yesterday that Arsenal’s starting lineup against Sunderland was almost an entirely different team from even two seasons ago. After years of being…




For Tweet’s sake

Emmanuel Frimpong has been charged by the FA with improper conduct following a comment he made on Twitter. This would be shocking if it were…