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Premier League
Can Peter Cech extend his career with a January move from Arsenal?
15:00 Thursday 27th December 2018

In 2013, Thibaut Courtois bragged he would oust Petr Cech from the Chelsea first team in two years. He achieved it in 2015’s summer, thanks to Jose Mourinho’s resolve.  Cech ended 2015 with a Premier League winners’ medal,…

Premier League
If defence wins titles, Emery's Arsenal is no closer to glory than Wenger's
12:00 Tuesday 25th December 2018

Five teams are realistically challenging for the 2018/19 Premier League title. Arsenal hugs the fifth spot, still within shouting distance of trailblazing Liverpool. If the Gunners are aiming for the top spot rather than just a Champions League…

Capital One Cup
The Carabao Cup is more important to Maurizio Sarri than he realises
16:00 Wednesday 19th December 2018

The first trophy on offer in English football is approaching the critical point. After Burton Albion and Manchester City booked their places in the last four last night, the remaining two will be known today. North London rivals Arsenal…

Premier League
How the middle class survives in the Premier League
17:11 Tuesday 18th December 2018

In early November, I tried to wrap my head around the way the Premier League was separating itself from life rather than imitating it as we expect. Well, it's doing it again. While ineffective left-leaning political parties in Britain…

Champions League
Tottenham, Liverpool can't leave it late in the Champions League knockout rounds
15:00 Monday 17th December 2018

Four matches into their Champions League group stage, an unimpressive draw against PSV Eindhoven left Tottenham poised to sink to the Europa League. In their final two games, Mauricio Pochettino's squad somehow found a way to progress…

Premier League
Mohamed Salah back to best at right time for Liverpool
15:00 Friday 14th December 2018

It’s fair to say that Liverpool has been the biggest surprise package in the Premier League this season. Yes, after last term’s success in Europe and fourth-place league finish, much was expected of Jurgen Klopp’s men this…

Spain
Is Sevilla's Europa League journey going to cost them in La Liga?
12:00 Thursday 13th December 2018

When the season started, Sevilla would have targeted a top-four finish, thus earning a Champions League slot. Winning the league would have been a long shot, and likely something that they would never have considered. Now, the Spanish heavyweights…

Transfers
3 possible replacements to correct Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey mistake
08:00 Thursday 13th December 2018

Arsenal will lose one of its best midfielders with no compensation when the curtain falls on the 2018-19 season. Alright, you can debate his status but there’s no disputing Aaron Ramsey is the longest-serving player in the Arsenal team.…

Premier League
Lucas Torreira only just getting warmed up at Arsenal
08:00 Tuesday 11th December 2018

Every team can use an N'Golo Kante, can't it? A player who breaks up opposing attacks, hassles and harries foes from the word go, and drives forward when necessary. Arsenal found their Kante this summer in Lucas Torreira. The defensive…

Premier League
Unai Emery is showcasing how pragmatic approach works
08:00 Monday 10th December 2018

Arsenal's win over Spurs in the North London Derby not only reopened the debate for the best London club but it also provided justification for the Gunners picking Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor. Emery's arrival at…

Premier League
Is this this the Dortmund version of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang?
09:00 Saturday 8th December 2018

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has built quite a reputation in European football. The man simply knows how to score goals. That much was proved without doubt, during his four-and-half-year spell at Borussia Dortmund. If Arsenal wants anything from…

Opinion
Can Arsenal restore dominance in its rivalry with Tottenham Hotspur?
08:00 Saturday 8th December 2018

For 45 minutes at least, Arsenal restored dominance in its rivalry with Tottenham Hotspur. Sunday was a day for derbies and the biggest of them all was the North London Derby between Arsenal and Tottenham at the Emirates stadium. The game demonstrated…

Premier League
Aubameyang and Lacazette give Arsenal an outside chance at the PL title
12:00 Wednesday 5th December 2018

How time flies. When Unai Emery lost his first two league games as Arsenal manager, many thought Arsenal had gone from the frying pan into the fire. Arsene Wenger took the club so far; he could go no further. After over two decades of consistent…

Premier League
Time for Manchester United to cut losses on Alexis Sanchez
15:00 Monday 3rd December 2018

It's hard to believe that Alexis Sanchez has been at Manchester United for close to a year. The Chilean was expected to help the Red Devils compete for major trophies. However, his move hasn't had the desired effect.    …

Premier League
Will the North London Derby define the 2018/19 Premier League season?
08:00 Sunday 2nd December 2018

Do you remember the old Bugs Bunny cartoons in which he went up against the Tasmanian Devil? They always began with Bugs tunnelling in from the distance, popping out of the ground and taking a wary look around. "This doesn't look…

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