Arsenal injury crisis

A Year Without an Injury Crisis?

January 2, 2018 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, With Chelsea coming up tomorrow and the transfer window swinging wide open yesterday, the buzz is all about comings and goings and results for the team. However, I’d like to take a minute to talk about something which we haven’t seen too recently in North London; an injury [Read More]

Palace pregame

Midweek Musings December 26

December 26, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, This year’s holiday season has been a bit strange in the Premier League, especially for the Gunners. Unlike normal, the team is not playing on Boxing Day, instead will have to wait all the way until Thursday for their next match. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining [Read More]

Arsenal 1-0 Burnley analysis

Merry Monday Nov 27: Burnley Analysis

November 27, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, 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 [Read More]

North London Derby

A Knee-Jerk Reaction to the NLD

November 18, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, Are you as proud of the team as I am? If the answer is no, then please go somewhere else. Leading into the match today, there was talk from every which way that Hots*** are the new best team in North London. The infamous “power shift” debate has [Read More]

Manic Monday Nov 13; Injury, Recovery & the NLD

November 13, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, 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, [Read More]

Wenger FA charges

Monday Mourning Nov 6; Man City Defeat

November 6, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, Yesterday the team lost away to Manchester Sh***y 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 [Read More]

Everton 2-5 Arsenal

Everton 2-5 Arsenal; The First ‘Happy Time’?

October 22, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

With no wins away from the Emirates coming into Sunday’s game, Arsene Wenger’s seat on the bench was warm well before kick-off. Of course, his counter-part Ronald Koeman felt the Devil biting at his backside from the other dugout as well. His Everton team only scored five league goals going [Read More]

Arsenal v WBA Wenger & Pulis Rivalry

Wenger v Pulis: Head to Head

September 23, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

With Monday’s clash at the Emirates on the horizon, many fans are buzzing about the next edition of the Tony Pulis-Arsene Wenger rivalry. When those two get together, the sparks normally fly. Perhaps most famously the Baggies boss once claimed that, “I’ve got nothing against foreign managers. Apart from Arsene [Read More]

North London Derby

Chelsea 0-0 Arsenal; Gunners Grind One Out

September 17, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Going into the clash at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, few if any pundits gave Arsenal a chance to take even one point from the game. However, through a combination of astute tactical awareness and sublime team selection, Arsene Wenger‘s men proved them wrong. While the team didn’t get the result [Read More]