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
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?
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
Alan Martin Smith earned his way into Gooner folklore in more ways than one. You think of smudge, you inevitably think of the Miracle of 89, his goal at Anfield early in the second half that provided the platform for the most iconic moment in English football at the time. However, the man who was … Continue reading Smudge – A Striking Dream
Eddie Nketiah made the perfect debut, can he take it to the next level this coming season?
We Gooners can be an affectionate bunch. The term ‘fan favourite’ is one that can be applied to many of our past and present players, and the parameters to attain this level of adoration - for Arsenal players - are wider than most fanbases. Remember John Jensen? The Dane came to Arsenal off the back … Continue reading Welbeck the Team Player
Can Aubameyang and Lacazette fit into the same eleven in the long-term?