Central midfield is still Arsenal’s Achilles heel

After seeing Arsenal only just about emerge victorious against Burnley, I can't help but think that the London club still need to strengthen central midfield. Although Granit Xhaka has an awful lot of talent, in that he can spray long-range passes with a fair bit of accuracy as well as supply well-weighted short passes and [...]

By | January 22nd, 2017|arsenal, arsenal fc, hector bellerin, shkodran mustafi|0 Comments

Arsenal finally get a fox in the box

You've heard of the phrase: 'growing into the role', haven't you? Well, that's exactly what's happened to Theo Walcott who, as I've said for as many years as people would care to listen, is a goal predator. I was so impressed by Theo's instincts in front of goal that I was even moved to call [...]

Latest August mauling stirs up memories of 2011

Although becoming accustomed to poor starts to seasons, most Arsenal fans must feel traumatised, after the 3-4 mauling at the hands of Liverpool at the Emirates. The score line doesn't really tell the full story. Even when Arsenal took the lead they were well below par. Theo Walcott finished well for the opener, but critics [...]