The Unrelenting Magnificence Of Robert Pires

Morning, folks. Whilst I may be currently entrenched in another blogging hiatus, that doesn’t mean I don’t have a few moments to bring you something a little nostalgic. Here’s a few words on Robert Pires written by my friend and author of The Hot Stepanovs, the little bundle of rage and…

The big one vs Manchester United: team news and predicted starting XI

Morning, folks. Today’s match is another in the long line of obstacles Arsenal must overcome cleanly in order for them to be considered genuine challengers for honours. If we win, it’s an exceptional result against a tough opponent. If we lose, it’ll be the glorious day all those media creatures…

Flamini set to return, extra podcast glory and early United thoughts.

Afternoon, boys ‘n’ girls. As I type, I’m nursing a hangover. Being not much of a drinker, and old enough to have seen my most exuberant years behind me, I am ill-equipped to deal with it. My head feels as if there’s a full steel band inside relentlessly banging out…

Staring XI for the game against Manchester United.

Morning folks. Did you sleep well last night? Nervous? Excited? The day of the big game is upon us. Our beloved Arsenal face arguably the toughest away trip in the Premiership fixture list; the home of ‘Fergie time’, a place where we won the league, the setting for one of…

Arsenal vs United; a few pre-game thoughts.

Afternoon folks. Tomorrow’s post will contain as much teams news and predictions as I can get my grubby little paws on. Today’s is all about some of my early thoughts about the huge game on Saturday. 8-2. Still hurts, doesn’t it? It bloody well should, too. There have been many…