Comfortable Victory In Sweden And Hector Bellerin Fan TV

Ostersunds FK 0-3 Arsenal Howdy, ya’ll. Last night was probably the greatest performance by an English club side in Europe as Arsenal overcame all the odds to leave Sweden with a commanding 3-0 lead heading into the 2nd leg in a week’s time. It was an evening sprinkled with majesty,…

Ostersunds FK, Europa League (A): Team News And Starting XI.

Afternoon, folks. This evening we’re in an extremely chilly Sweden for a Europa League away game with Ostersunds FK. I know very little of our hosts and the tie is being considered as a fixture that’s straightforward and a win should be achieved with minimal fuss. Of course, that’s just…

Jack Butland Links, Swedish Deep Freeze And Red Bush

Greetings, folks. One of the hardest things I find about consistent, daily Arsenal blogging is beginning the posts when the news is, well…. at a premium. The toughest words to type invariably are the first 3-4 sentences or couple of paragraphs – which I’m accomplishing here by telling you how…

Red Star Belgrade (H): Team News & Starting Line-up.

Howdy, folks. I hope these words find you well, rested, nourished and generally content. I’m all of the aforementioned; currently sat in my office drinking gin at 12:30 in the afternoon and enjoying a well-earned rest away from the trials and tribulations of life in a kitchen. Things are all…

BATE Borisov 2-4 Arsenal – Player Ratings And Thoughts.

Morning, folks. Last night we saw an extremely entertaining game of football. At times, our defensive stability was, shall we say… questionable, but we did control the game for the majority of the 90 minutes and despite spirited opponents we ran out worthy winners. That’s a decent 2 wins from…

BATE Borisov (A): Team News, Predicting The Line-Up And More Stuffy Stuff Stuff.

Good morning, boys ‘n’ girls. It occurred to me before I started writing that today represents the first time in around 7-8 years of blogging (on and off) that I’ve had to post a match report on a Thursday for the Europa League. That statement in itself is almost depressing.…