Archive for November, 2010

Nov 29

Arsha

Invigorated Arshavin Adds to Arsenal Impetus

Saturday’s 4-2 win away to Aston Villa was a chance for the squad to prove their mettle in the absence of their captain. Players such as Rosicky, Nasri, and Wilshere were given more responsibility in the centre of the park. Yet, what was most comforting was the apparent return to form of dynamic Russian Andrei […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 28

Emirates

Gunners draw Leeds in FA Cup third round

Arsenal have been drawn to play against newly-promoted Championship outfit Leeds United in the third round of the FA Cup. The tie will be played on the weekend of 8th & 9th January at Emirates Stadium. Full Third Round draw can be seen below.

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 28

Vela set for January loan move to Championship side

Several high-flying Championship sides have been put on red alert after Mexico starlet Carlos Vela was earmarked for a January loan move away from Arsenal. Vela, 21, who is expected to start Wednesday’s Carling Cup quarter final against Wigan, has been unable to command a regular place at the Emirates since making his debut in the summer […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 26

TheSun

Wenger begins legal action against British newspaper

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has begun legal proceedings in relation to today’s front page in British tabloid newspaper The Sun. Times journalist Ben Smith revealed the news on Twitter earlier this evening after The Sun continued to link Wenger to French rapper Sonia Tatar with a headline of: “Wenger’s Mistress: I’m Pregnant.” When quizzed about […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 24

Fabregas.. out for a month

“I had a hesitation to play Cesc”, admits Wenger

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has admitted his Cesc Fabregas gamble backfired on Tuesday. The World Cup winning captain has been struggling with a hamstring injury this season, and Wenger considered resting him for the trip to Braga. However, the French coach eventually gambled on Fabregas, and this backfired as the midfielder suffered a recurrence of the problem. […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 20

Arsenology: Three Gunners Wide

For most, Fantasy Football is a study in the methods used to reap the biggest points return for ample use of funds allotted. Supporting a particular club sees a conflict of interest arise as most fans subconsciously pick players from their clubs as the building blocks of their fantasy squad. But some fans must learn […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 17

Chamakh scores from ‘keeper’s attempted clearance (Video)

A piece of ingenuity from Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh gave his Morocco side a 1-1 draw away to Northern Ireland. The 26-year-old scored in the 56th minute after goalkeeper Alan Blayney’s attempted clearance flew straight into the boot of the onrushing Chamakh and subsequently into the net. Despite Chamakh’s goal the game finished 1-1 with […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 17

henri-lansbury-twitter

Your View: Arsenal players on Twitter

Social networking site Twitter has become exceedingly popular with Arsenal’s footballers in the past few weeks. Skipper Cesc Fabregas was the first notable player to sign up, before fellow midfielder Jack Wilshere and others followed just days later. Almost 10 first team players are ‘tweeting’ currently, with some Gooners suggesting that Arsenal should follow Manchester United’s stance […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 14

Sagna

Gunners Bac to their best — Everton 1-2 Arsenal

Superb goals in either half from Bacary Sagna and Cesc Fabregas helped Arsenal climb up to second following an impressive 2-1 win over Everton at Goodison Park. Fabianski Sagna – Squillaci – Djourou – Clichy Fabregas – Song – Wilshere Nasri – Chamakh – Arshavin Subs: Szczesny, Gibbs, Eboue, Denilson, Walcott, Rosicky, van Persie. Rememberance […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 09

William-Gallas-of-Tottenh-006

Former Gunner Gallas makes poor error for Tottenham (Video)

A terrible mistake by ex-Arsenal defender William Gallas saw Spurs squander a 1-0 lead against Sunderland and continue their run of no wins in their last four Premier League games. Neither Gallas nor centre back partner Younes Kaboul had the defensive nouse to intercept the ball, pushing forward and allowing Asamoah Gyan to follow up his brace against […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 09

Song

Arsenology: The Evolution of Alex Song

Arsenal and Arsene Wenger are not unfamiliar with some of the best youth players in the world. And although they are typically heavily criticised for such a paradigm of thought when it comes to player selection, their youthful exuberance, creativity and entertainment-value is a bench-mark that most clubs can only dream of achieving. Manchester City […]

Share

Click here to read more >>

Nov 09

fans

The soundless crowd

The soundless crowd, fans at the emirates.

Share

Click here to read more >>