listen to ‘Michael Oliver says ‘jog on sunshine, you’re getting booked’’ on audioBoom Basking in the victory at Old Trafford, Sam Limbert is joined by James Bale to talk about Arsenal’s 2-1 win against Manchester United in the FA Cup quarter-final. Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes!
8,600 Arsenal fans made their way up to Manchester on Monday more out of hope than expectation. This wasn’t really because there was much to fear in the current Manchester United team, but more to do with the wretched record Arsenal have at Old Trafford in recent years. Even last season, with Manchester United in … More Wembley awaits as Welbeck guns down Manchester United
It didn’t feel like it after the game, but Arsene Wenger and the Arsenal players have been reminding fans this week that there were positives from the defeat to Manchester United. The performance was better, but the chances weren’t taken and Arsenal still managed to self-implode. The 2-0 win over Borussia Dortmund in mid-week was … More Positives finally turn into progress
Arsenal’s 2-2 draw at the Emirates against Hull City might have been understandable, or acceptable, in the opening couple of games of the season. It could have been explained by saying it was a team that was still ironing out a few issues with fluidity. With new players bedding in, things not quite clicking would … More Fed up of waiting for the midfield to click
Despite the best efforts of the Galatasaray fans to light up the North London night with flares, there was one man who was on fire and burned brightest on a balmy evening at the Emirates. Before the kick-off on Wednesday, Danny Welbeck had made a promising, if not spectacular, start to his Arsenal career. But, … More Welbeck sets the Emirates alight
After a stressful Tuesday night in Dortmund, the 3-0 win at Villa Park was the perfect antidote for Arsenal. Too many games this season have been tight, tense and too close for comfort. There was nothing of the sort on Saturday. As soon as Arsenal took the lead in the first half, there was only … More Ozil eases Arsenal back into form at Villa Park
listen to ‘Football did a banter’ on Audioboo Sam Limbert is joined by James Bale to talk about the barmy weekend of football, including Arsenal’s 3-0 win at Aston Villa and to talk about Abou Diaby. Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes!
The 2-2 draw between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium was a great game for neutrals, but for fans, it was impossible to feel comfortable at any moment. Most draws can be categorised as good ones or bad ones (see Everton for a good one and Leicester for a bad one), but having been … More Character and spirit can’t hide defensive concerns