04 Nov 2014

Arsenal v Anderlecht – live blog

Join us this evening for live blogging of the Champions League tie between Arsenal v Anderlecht, kick off at 19.45GMT. Live blog is 100% free to follow on your computer or mobile device and gives you real time text commentary from the match. This season we’ve added a mobile specific

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04 Nov 2014

Anderlecht preview + Walcott contract talks begin

Champions League action tonight as we face Anderlecht in the reverse of that extraordinary game a couple of weeks ago. It looked as if we were going to drop more points away from home, instead two late goals from Gibbs and Podolski meant we came home with all three. It

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03 Nov 2014

Tactics Column: Flamini, Arteta provided base for Alexis to flourish

Arsenal fans clamouring for a new defensive midfielder might have seen significance in Mikel Arteta’s substitution on 63 minutes in the 3-0 win over Burnley, or at least, the symbolic nature of it. Because Arteta was once the undroppable; the metronome in a team who love to pass the ball.

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Arsecast - the Arsenal podcast
03 Nov 2014

Arsecast Extra Episode 40 – 03.11.2014

Here’s this week’s Arsecast Extra with myself and James from @Gunnerblog. On this week’s show we discuss the 3-0 win over Burnley, that man Alexis again, Theo Walcott’s comeback and a strange incident in the Manchester derby. Listener questions this week involved Ian Wright, Nacho Monreal’s performances at centre-half, Alex

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03 Nov 2014

Wenger on Alexis goals and Walcott comeback

Morning all, it’s a brand new week, with Champions League action to come tomorrow night, and on the back of another weekend win and another clean sheet we can be a little more encouraged about where we are. Of course a clean sheet against a newly promoted, likely to be

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02 Nov 2014

Arsenal 3-0 Burnley: Alexis powers Arsenal to victory

Match report :: By the numbers :: Player ratings :: Video In the end a comfortable 3-0 win, but there were times when it felt like a goal was never going to come – as illustrated perfectly by this live blog snippet: That it was Alexis who broke the deadlock

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01 Nov 2014

Arsenal v Burnley – live blog

Join us this afternoon for live blogging of the Premier League tie between Arsenal v Burnley, kick off at 15.00GMT. Live blog is 100% free to follow on your computer or mobile device and gives you real time text commentary from the match. This season we’ve added a mobile specific

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01 Nov 2014

Burnley preview + strikers, defensive changes

We’re back on the Premier League horse today, looking to canter to victory against a Burnley that sit bottom of the table and have yet to win a game. For most fans of most clubs that would be a stat of great comfort, for some reason I find it vaguely

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Arsenal Gentleman's Weekly Review
31 Oct 2014

Arsenal Gentleman’s Weekly Review

Greetings from Gentleman Towers on this All Hallow’s Eve. The downstairs staff are in a state of high dudgeon at this time of year, for they are allowed to fossick around in the East Wing attic for our Hallowee’en decorations to dress the halls in preparation for the visit of

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Arsecast - the Arsenal podcast
31 Oct 2014

Early Burnley team news + Arsecast 328

Good morning to you, I am unfeasibly tired today and my alarm no longer works. Either that or I have grown so used to the sound that I just incorporate it into my dreams and turn it off with a slap. So, a bit late today. The manager will meet

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30 Oct 2014

Alexis: Tight fit

“Alexis is one of the best. He’s very committed. Even in recovery sessions he wants to go outside and train to keep improving.” So said Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta of his new teammate Alexis Sanchez. There were flashes of brilliance in Alexis’ opening games for Arsenal, even if the understanding

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30 Oct 2014

In their own words

I’m afraid that there’s nothing to blog about this morning. All we’ve got is Arsenal players talking about other Arsenal players. On the one hand I’m tempted not to do anything at all, on the other I know people want something to read as they go to work, or arrive

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