Calm before the storm?

Arsene Wenger Admits Alexis Won’t Re-Sign

January 13, 2018 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, Arsenal drew with Chelsea 0-0 on Wednesday and will travel to Bournemouth on Sunday. However, the big news, since it’s a transfer window, has been about the comings and goings around the club. Mostly about goings, though. Following Francis Coquelin’s departure for Valencia, Arsene Wenger has been quoted as [Read More]

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]

Crystal Palace 2-3 Arsenal

Post Match; Crystal Palace 2-3 Arsenal

December 29, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, The penultimate fixture of 2017 ended in our favor, but only by the smallest of margins. Just like last time out, a neutral fan would have probably been very upset to hear the final whistle, as the action was almost relentless. However, just like the last game, Gooners [Read More]

Olivier Giroud injury

Midweek Musings; Clean Sheets & Injury

December 20, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, On Tuesday, Arsenal qualified for the semifinals of the Carabao Cup by edging by West Ham 1-0 at the Emirates. It was a very boring game. Next up is match-day 19 in the Premier League, the halfway mark between the season’s start and finish, and the Gunners will [Read More]

Crystal Palace 2-3 Arsenal

Arsenal 1-0 Newcastle A Familiar Feeling Win

December 16, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, The game just wrapped up and the Gunners got their first win in over a week, holding on to the 1-0 lead that Mesut Ozil‘s wonder strike earned them. Overall, the performance was good again, but this time the team actually got the result they wanted. Unlike against [Read More]

West Ham 0-0 Arsenal

Midweek Musings Dec 14

December 14, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, The team has been bad away from home this year. Really bad. I know I don’t need to tell you, but it’s true. Just like on Sunday at St. Mary’s, on Wednesday at the London Stadium Arsenal were unable to take a win from a bottom-half opponent. This [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]

Cologne 1-0 Arsenal

Midweek Musings Nov 22; Cologne, January Transfers

November 22, 2017 Martin Hawkins 0

Hiya Goons, 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, [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]