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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…

France
12 Days of Football 2018: Three French Clubs
08:00 Monday 24th December 2018

On the 3rd Day of Football, UEFA gave to me Three French Clubs, Two title races and Pep Guardiola's Manchester City Welcome to It's Round and It's White's second annual year-end football soiree. Over the course of a dozen days,…

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…

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
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…

Premier League
Premier League managers' tactical ingenuity is the best in the world
15:00 Wednesday 28th November 2018

There are several glamorous things attached to the Premier League, making it arguably the finest in the world. The views it generates has made many owners millions of pounds in recent times. That profit allows clubs to invest in the best…

Football
3 Premier League tidbits to carry you through the international break
08:00 Thursday 15th November 2018

Twelve games into the season, the Premier League table is taking shape. Manchester City leads the pack with 32 points after their  3-1 thumping of Manchester United at the Etihad. Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal, in that order,…

Premier League
How Unai Emery can ensure Arsenal won't miss Danny Welbeck
08:00 Wednesday 14th November 2018

Danny Welbeck fell awkwardly on his ankle after jumping for a header in Arsenal’s goalless draw with Sporting on Thursday night. The 27-year-old was carried off on a stretcher midway through the first half of the clash at the Emirates…

Premier League
Liverpool result was Arsenal's biggest step away from Wenger yet
08:00 Sunday 11th November 2018

Arsenal fans walked away from the Emirates last Saturday extremely pleased by what they witnessed. This was their greatest stride forward in the march away from Arsene Wenger and the past. Arsenal own just two wins from their last ten meetings…

Premier League
The art of Premier League football imitating life... or not
17:00 Friday 9th November 2018

People say football is a microcosm of life. A mirror image, if you will. The game's machinations do parody society, albeit not always in the same manner. Sometimes the mirror reflects a negative image, like the photo process wherein light…

Premier League
Will Danny Welbeck stick or twist at Arsenal?
08:00 Thursday 8th November 2018

Danny Welbeck will soon have a difficult decision to make. The England international must decide whether to stick it out at Arsenal or consider moving away next summer. Not only out of contract at the season's end, but he is also currently…

Premier League
Arsenal vs Liverpool: A test to reveal the Gunners' title prospects
12:00 Saturday 3rd November 2018

Causing much shock and even some panic, the 2018/19 season welcomed a managerial change at Arsenal. After 22 years in charge, Arsene Wenger left his successor with the difficult task of rejuvenating the club.   Unai Emery realises…

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