Starting XI for the game against Manchester City.

Morning, folks. There are many out there who believe that entire seasons can be defined through simple, brief moments; instances that occur and act to shape what follows. Whilst it would be foolish to assume our fortunes lie solely with getting a result tomorrow, I do consider a favourable result…

Arsenal news: transfers, departures, contracts? Well, there isn’t much today…

Afternoon, delicious lifeforms. Wow. It’s a quiet one today. If you’ve searched around looking for news, updates, shocking revelations or speculative delight; I’m afraid you may leave disappointed. The summer months often bring days like today. Some days are filled with all kinds of news, others… well, they can be…

Welcome Giroud, plug pulled on M’Vila and cackling transfer spinsters.

Evening, precious. We are here. Gone is the participation of England in an international tournament. What remains is a state of footballing purgatory; a desolate, frightening area, bereft of our beautiful game and accompanied by the perpetual howls of cackling transfer spinsters. The spinsters I mention are those folks out…

Penalties, despair, ineptitude, Wilshere, Oxlade-Chamberian, vitriol and more.

Morning, folks. Football can be a cruel mistress. Just as she builds up your hopes, as expectations grow and hope appears on the horizon; she kicks you square in the testicles. Those of us who love the beautiful game have all experienced the crushing low a defeat can bring –…

Walcott, Giroud, M’Vila, England, Sweden and CRAZY bloomin’ transfer fluff.

Morning, folks. I was very happy for Theo last night. I’ve said before he can be brilliant and shit-awful in equal measure. I’ve stated many times that I find him extraordinarily frustrating. But I do love him to bits. When things go his way, when his confidence is at a…

Gazidis promises excitement, Robin’s probably coming home early and Twitchy calls it a day.

Morning, folks. Today’s post is going to be a hasty one. I watched the Holland game last night, and barring some sort of mathematical miricle, it looks as if Robin will be on his way home a lot earlier than expected. He scored an absolute belter last night, but during…