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Premier League
Why Billy Gilmour has probably heard Gerry Rafferty
08:01 Sunday 4th July 2021

There’s a saying: Big money equals big problems. Anyone with a capitalist bent will laugh at that but it’s true. Think about all the grief UEFA’s top clubs faced when they attempted to do as they wished with their assets.…

Premier League
Is Emi Buendia another nail in Arsenal's coffin?
08:02 Thursday 17th June 2021

Norwich City’s hopes for staying up following their latest Premier League promotion were dealt a serious blow last week when star winger Emi Buendia agreed on terms for a £34.56 million transfer to Aston Villa.  The Canaries…

Premier League
Are fans better off with the Manchester United devil they know?
21:00 Sunday 2nd May 2021

A large group, numbering in the hundreds, protested outside Old Trafford ahead of the anticipated Sunday teatime kickoff between Manchester United and Liverpool. A much smaller group breached the ground and, while some brought the protest inside,…

Champions League
Why you shouldn't blame American owners for the European Super League
08:00 Friday 30th April 2021

Having been on a year-long hiatus from blogging, you can imagine my groan when news of the European Super League broke just as I was excitedly preparing to return. While no hand was raised in anger and no shot fired, the rebellion against the…

Premier League
Why aren't Arsenal as concerned about being off course as Everton?
08:00 Wednesday 18th December 2019

Remember that scene in Titanic when the engineer comes to the bridge, lays out blueprints of the ship and details the catastrophe that will occur as a result of colliding with an iceberg? Some fat cat protests, boasting that the ship cannot…

Premier League
Gunners foolish to bully Arsenal Fan TV
08:00 Wednesday 15th August 2018

“Okay, the plane's coming in for a landing. Open the hangar doors.” Whether you were Mum, Dad, or just babysitting, you’d make the aeroplane noises as the spoon full of asparamush headed for Junior’s mouth.…

Managerial News
Arsene Wenger: Looking back at his best moments with Arsenal
10:30 Sunday 6th May 2018

He was the last stand, the final one from an immense managerial era, now they’re gone and we just have “head coaches” left. The Frenchman, since 2013 has been the last stalwart of 20th-century managers. He led the Gunners…

Premier League
Spending the only solution to Arsenal's woes
15:30 Monday 29th January 2018

It's said money buys power. In order to drive an expensive car, live in a luxurious house and become respected and powerful, a person needs to spend money. A lot of it. That attitude has seeped into the footballing world, particularly…

Contemptuous Sir Chips Keswick should be admonished
15:00 Friday 27th October 2017

Arsenal chairman Sir Chips Keswick should be utterly condemned after his deplorable actions at Thursday night's AGM.

The disparaging financial commitments of Arsenal
09:30 Thursday 26th October 2017

Arsene Wenger, Ivan Gazidis and Stan Kroenke have all claimed that Arsenal is  an ambitious club that wants to challenge for titles and win trophies. However, while their words may say one thing, their actions say another, starting with their…

The unruly mess called Arsenal
10:30 Wednesday 6th September 2017

The transfer window has slammed shut and Arsenal fans all over the globe have their loyalty for the club in question after the Gunners failed to live up to expectation in the transfer market. Well. That's hardly a new thing. This has been the…

Arsenal: Actions speak louder than words
17:00 Thursday 31st August 2017

Through a myriad of sales and not many additions, Arsenal has  made a £27 million profit this summer. For most clubs, this would be seen as a positive sign highlighting a responsible and considered running of the club. But for the Gunners,…

What Arsenal's takeover could mean for Arsene Wenger
21:00 Saturday 20th May 2017

According to reports; Alisher Usmanov has offered a whopping £1 billion to buy out Arsenal's majority shareholder; Stan Kroenke. Often cited as a supporter of Wenger's, Usmanov is set to become the club's major player should Kroenke accept…

Arsene Wenger: A Case of Denialism
16:25 Wednesday 16th March 2016

It is not the season that Arsenal fans were looking for, the chants (and banners) for #WengerOut have been going around the Emirates. It's mid-March in 2016 and Michael's exhausted mother refuses to give up hope. Her son, still on life support,…