New Head of Football Relations

New Head of Football Relations

November 28, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Time to jump on the hype train, because it’s another match-day! Coming off of an adrenaline-inducing win at Turf Moor, the team hosts a Premiership newcomer in Huddersfield Town. What may be more exciting than that, however, is the fact that Arsenal have appointed Raul Sanllehi as our new Head [Read More]

Burnley

Merry Monday Nov 27: Burnley Analysis

November 27, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Yesterday was one of those supremely exciting days in sports when the result of a game turns just before the last blast of the whistle. For Arsenal against Burnley, the tides turned as referee Lee Mason pointed to the penalty spot after Aaron Ramsey went down under a push from [Read More]

Cologne

Midweek Musings Nov 22: Cologne, January Transfers

November 22, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Tomorrow the Arsenal goes to Cologne for their penultimate Europa League group game. A win or a draw will confirm top spot in Group H for the Gunners. We’re all expecting another rotated team to take the field against the Germans, hopefully including one or two youngsters. However, inconveniently, Les [Read More]

New Head of Recruitment

NLD Win, New Head of Recruitment

November 20, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Isn’t it easier to get up on Monday after Arsenal won? Not only that, but they won the NLD on Saturday, to make sure the only big club in the league that loses more away games to big clubs than the Gunners remains Hots***. So, for most of the weekend [Read More]

North London Derby Preview

North London Derby Preview

November 17, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

This season’s biggest match kicks off tomorrow, Hots*** travel across town to the Emirates in the first north London Derby of the year. The bad guys occupy third place in the table right now, as opposed to sixth for Arsenal, and are being considered the favorites. Sort of funny how [Read More]

Arsenal's want-aways

Henry, Ronaldo, Zlatan & Arsenal’s Want-aways

November 15, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Yesterday, Italy was knocked out of World Cup contention for the first time since 1958 to the hands of an unlikely tormentor, Sweden. What was probably surprising about the result (1-0 over two legs) was that the Swedes did it without their (arguably) best-ever player, Zlatan Ibrahimovic. That reminds me [Read More]

Interlull

Interlull Update: Injury, Recovery, Derby

November 13, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

The international break is one week old, so we’re all probably getting a little crazy. Fortunately, this is the final interlull of 2017 (good riddance!) so our suffering will be over soon. To go along with the bittersweet feelings that the team will be in action again soon, though against [Read More]

Arsenal Loan Watch November 2017

Arsenal Loan Watch November 2017

November 8, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

It’s another international break (sigh), so let’s talk about anything aside from the international game. Not only is my beloved USMNT not going to Russia, but my even more beloved Arsenal is coming off another loss away from home. So, to create a distraction from all these terrible things, let’s [Read More]

Manchester City

Manchester City Defeat Arsenal

November 6, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Yesterday the team lost away to Manchester City 3-1. Two of the home goals were contentious, the penalty as well as (another) offside strike, but overall few if any Arsenal fans will argue that Pep’s boys didn’t deserve the points. That’s not to say the team didn’t show some fight, [Read More]