Fan Favourite Freddie

Professional footballers have become even harder to reach. The pedestal they stand upon has reached a heady height, craning your neck up to see this sporting icon and suffering dizzying vertigo as a result. Social media, a tool that should shorten the gap between ground level and the clouds upon which they sit, instead drags … Continue reading Fan Favourite Freddie

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Arsenal’s Home Comforts

We know a home crowd has a huge effect on players. We know it changes the course of decisions for referees – home teams are nearly twice as likely to get a big decision than the away team. Is it truly the 12th man though? It seems that way for Arsenal right now, and last … Continue reading Arsenal’s Home Comforts

What’s Your Favourite Goal?

Goals are the currency of football. Never mind the abhorrent amount of money that flows through the veins of the game, it is goals that keep the heart pumping, the turnstiles rotating and the clubs breathing. When the ball hits the back of the net, for scorer and fan alike there is no greater feeling. … Continue reading What’s Your Favourite Goal?

Kolasinac Deserves the Spotlight

Unai Emery has brought with him many changes since he was drafted in to herald in the post- Wenger era.   Many of them were not his choice. Backroom staff such as Raul Sanllehi were brought in slightly beforehand but are very much part of the new dynasty that Emery is meant to hone into success. … Continue reading Kolasinac Deserves the Spotlight