The sprint and the marathon. How much Arsenal’s start tells us about where they will finish.



By Tony Attwood When Arsenal lost to Liverpool on the opening day the knives were out.  Losing on the opening day was a disaster said the doubters.  That’s it.  All over. But just as people have said that only teams that spend loads of money do well, (the stats show that there is little relationship …

How Arsène Wenger’s faith in Theo Walcott is paying off this season



By Walter Broeckx On August 6th Arsène Wenger said this about Theo: “Theo is intelligent, he analyses well what’s happening to him and he’s mentally very strong, and the way he practises, the way he works since the start of the season, I think I’m very positive that we can get a great season from …

Granit gets 3, and what would it have been like if we had signed Icardi?



By Tony Attwood The news from the press on Granit X is that Arsene Wenger thought the tackle that led to him being sent off was a “deep yellow” which I suppose those who look at rainbows would call orange, and so the club will not appeal.  So Granit gets a three match ban, effectively …