Forest 4-2 Arsenal: Utterly Awful Showing. Arsene Wenger Responsible. Change Needed.

Morning, folks. Okay, before I get into what will be a lot of moaning, it’s only right that I begin by congratulating our opponents. Nottingham Forest deserved to win, deserved to score 4 goals and we can have no illusion that they were by some distance the better team. They…

Nottingham Forest – FA Cup 3rd Round (A): Preview, Team News and Starting XI (Guess).

Morning, folks. This is almost totally irrelevant to football, but I’m currently doing my utmost to get fit. I’ve a wedding and honeymoon coming up this year, and a curious bulge has appeared around my midriff. This is mainly due to the fact I like pizza and I find it…

Sutton United Vs Arsenal: Team News, Thoughts And Starting 11.

Morning, boys ‘n’ girls. Growing up, one of my first resounding memories of football – other than Arsenal, of course – was all about Sutton United. I’m old enough to remember all the way back to 1989 and Sutton’s victory over Coventry City in the FA Cup third round. The…

Watford Team News, Walcott, Welbeck, Sutton United And We Can Win The League.

Morning, folks. Apologies for the absence. I could blather a little about the reasons for not being able to post, but they’re so predictably related to my other pursuits that I’m not sure I can be bothered. The two of you that pop by this site from time to time…

Southampton Vs Arsenal: Guesswork Starting XI And Team News

Morning, folks. Today sees us enter into the majesty of the FA Cup. Nostalgia. Sunday afternoons in front of Match Of The Day as a child. Jumpers for goalposts. Not having to pay f*cking bills and mortgages on items you own, yet somehow invariably end up owning you. Ahhh, to…

Preston North End Vs Arsenal: Team News And Predicted Starting 11

Morning, folks. As you read this, I’m in the skies travelling from Bristol to Amsterdam for a nice weekend away in a beautiful city. I hate flying. I’m not talking an aversion, more of a full-blown phobia that puts me on edge hours before. So if you think I’m boasting…

Arsenal In For Morata And It’s Only The FA Cup Final.

Morning, folks. Today is FA Cup Final day. I’m a soppy old romantic when it comes to England’s most prestigious cup competition. Yes – I know Arsenal aren’t involved today like they have been for the past 2 seasons, and whilst that does drop my interest considerably, it’s difficult not…