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Mertesacker Vs Crystal Palace | Player Performance Analysis

Mertesacker Vs Crystal Palace | Player Performance Analysis

After a poor transfer window for Arsenal many fans were left frustrated at Arsene Wenger for not being able to bring in another striker to the club, putting all title hopes on the shoulders of Olivier Giroud. Arsenal welcomed their noisy London rivals Crystal Palace to the Emirates Stadium for the first time. Arsenal were expected to dominate the game and hit the ground running from the  kick off, but this was not the case. New gaffer Tony Pulis is …
Mathieu Flamini's Season So Far | Stats

Mathieu Flamini's Season So Far | Stats

The French midfielder returned to Arsenal, for his second stint as a Gunner, on a free transfer from AC Milan in the summer of 2013, and although record signing and fan favourite Mesut Ozil has stolen all the headlines this season, Flamini's performances have been on par and equally impressive. Mathieu Flamini first signed for Arsenal in 2004 from Ligue 1 side Marseille, Flamini then went on to play over 100 games for the Gunners and scored on 7 occasions. …
Arsenal 1 Everton 1 Stats | Key Battle: Arteta Vs Barry

Arsenal 1 Everton 1 Stats | Key Battle: Arteta Vs Barry

Roberto Martinez's Everton side have been impressive this season, leaving many critics quite speechless about how the Spanish manager has been able to walk into the blue side of Merseyside and get such results. The same can be said about Arsene Wenger's Arsenal, with many TV pundits, newspapers and rival fans writing off Arsenal before the season had even started claiming that "Arsenal just aren't ready yet", but Wenger has managed to pull another rabbit out of his magic hat, …
Battle in the Middle: Sandro Vs Phil Jones | Stats Comparison

Battle in the Middle: Sandro Vs Phil Jones | Stats Comparison

Sunday 1st December saw Tottenham Hotspur host Manchester United for the first time this season. With both teams tipped to be title challengers at the beginning of the campaign many people may have been left confused looking at the table prior to kick off with neither of two teams being in the top 4. AVB fielded a very similar side to the one that took a beating from Manchester City the week before, with Sandro and Dembele sitting in a …
Olivier Giroud Vs Southampton | Player Performance Analysis

Olivier Giroud Vs Southampton | Player Performance Analysis

Football is all about taking full advantage of your opportunity’s and in Olivier Giroud’s case that is exactly what he did against Southampton last weekend. Olivier Giroud added a further 2 goals to his seasonal tally (7) on Saturday as he stole the show scoring the only goals in the game as the Gunners came out on top, beating a inform Southampton side 2-0. Giroud’s first came from an absolutely shocking decision from the Southampton goal keeper Arthur Boruc who …
Player Performance Analysis | Tim Krul vs.Tottenham

Player Performance Analysis | Tim Krul vs.Tottenham

The Newcastle United number 1 was in terrific form on Sunday as the Toon watched their side travel away to North London’s Tottenham Hotspur. In a game which saw the home side dominate most of  the play, it was the away side's Goalkeeper Tim Krul that deservedly picked up the man of the match award for arguably having the best goalkeeping performance this season. Tim Krul’s consistency to save shots under pressure was truly tested by Tottenham Hotspur over the …
Roberto Soldado Stats | A Profile So Far...

Roberto Soldado Stats | A Profile So Far...

Having joined Tottenham Hotspur in the summer, for a club record breaking fee of £26 million from Valencia, Spurs showed the other Premier League teams this year that they mean business! Roberto Soldado looked to be the perfect signing to fit into an ever growing Spurs side looking to push for Champions League football on a yearly basis. Soldado was on top form for Valencia in previous years, having made 101 La Liga appearances, and scoring 59 goals for the …