Arsenal Player Ratings vs Liverpool after 4-0 loss

Arsenal Player Ratings vs Liverpool after 4-0 loss

“Embarrassing”, “pathetic” and “disinterested”; just three of the words used by pundits and supporters alike to describe one of the worst Arsenal performances of the Arsene Wenger era. But unfortunately for the Gunners faithful, this type of performance is far from becoming an uncommon occurrence in recent years, particularly against the league’s best sides. 6 years ago Arsenal’s 8-2 collapse at Old Trafford to Manchester United was seen as a crisis, exaggerated by the fact that it was rare to …
Arsenal's Options in the wake of another Santi Cazorla Injury

Arsenal's Options in the wake of another Santi Cazorla Injury

Things are looking up this Summer at the Arsenal; Alexandre Lacazette recently became the club’s record signing and various reports from Chile hint at star man Alexis Sanchez remaining a part of Arsene Wenger’s squad for next season. Alongside this are the continued reports linking the likes of Riyad Mahrez, Thomas Lemar and Kylian Mbappe to the club, with Mesut Ozil’s recent renewal of his Emirates Stadium box brightening the N5 skies that little bit more. But news breaking early …
Arsenal v Manchester United Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

Arsenal v Manchester United Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

For the first time in forty years, Manchester United and Arsenal will play in the second half of the season outside of top four. Not only does it show how far the two giants of English football have fallen, but also represents a genuine risk of what could easily be the norm for the next few seasons. Arsenal were humiliated at White Hart Lane on Sunday after a convincing defeat in the last ever North London Derby in the hallowed …
Have the Arsenal players turned their back on Arsene Wenger?

Have the Arsenal players turned their back on Arsene Wenger?

Another week, another game and yet another defeat for Arsene Wenger. That is 4 defeats in the last 5 Premier League games for Arsenal. It's not the defeat that is the problem but the manner in which they lost is! It has been the same old story yet again only this time, the usual has turned into a full blown crisis. On the back of a 5-0 win against Lincoln in the FA Cup, Arsene Wenger would have hoped that …
Liverpool vs Arsenal | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool vs Arsenal | Team News, Stats & Key Men

On March fourth, Liverpool welcome Arsenal to Anfield for a pivotal match in the race for the Champions League spots.  With both teams in poor form, a win for either side could go a long way to getting their seasons back on track. After their 3-1 loss to Leicester City, Liverpool have won only one of their first seven league games in 2017 and have won only two of their 12 matches in all competitions since the turn of the …
Arsenal: the Expected and Unexpected Title Contenders

Arsenal: the Expected and Unexpected Title Contenders

Arsenal fans will be experiencing a sense of deja vu. They're here every season. The team is performing supremely well, Arsene Wenger is getting his decisions right, and there is a sense of confidence and assuredness within the squad. However, every season since we can last remember, Arsenal go crumbling down and end up competing for a Champions League berth. We all know how it went last season. For the uninitiated, the Gunners had their best shot at winning the …
What is Aaron Ramsey's Role for Arsenal this Season?

What is Aaron Ramsey's Role for Arsenal this Season?

After a superb Euros with Wales, Aaron Ramsey is in a difficult position when he returns to club football, as there isn't a clear place for him in the first team. In France, he excelled in a free role behind the two forwards, creating lots of chances and dictating the play. He won't be able to play a similar role at Arsenal, as they already have much more talented players in the midfield. Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will be …
Xhaka: Man of Granit for Arsenal?

Xhaka: Man of Granit for Arsenal?

Borussia Mönchengladbach’s Granit Xhaka would appear to be a man in demand this summer. The midfielder has already been linked with Liverpool and Manchester City, but over the past week it is Arsenal who have emerged as the strongest contenders for his signature. The Gunners have been heavily linked and even rumoured to be prepared to pay around €45m for the Swiss international. He first emerged at FC Basel, before an €8.5m move to Mönchengladbach where he became a fixture …