What a difference a week makes. Fresh from a Man City masterclass and a walloping of Wolves, we caught that disease called complacenititis against Wigan. A team who we won 4-0 against away with such ease caused us all sorts of problems at home. It was an unexpected and unwelcome […]

Whipped by Wigan: Arsenal 1-2 Wigan

It was only a few weeks ago when we had hit rock bottom. Two knockout blows from the cup competitions left us seemingly left with nothing to play for. But there was something to play for. It may not be as glamourous as a shiny trophy, but fourth place, and the promised land […]

Anfield Avengers: Liverpool 1-2 Arsenal

After being up in seventh heaven when we disposed of Blackburn so comprehensively, we were brought back to earth to an uncomfortable cold winter’s afternoon in the North-East against a team of tenaciously tough Tynesiders. It was never going to be a walk in the park. Just as we looked […]

Supersubs save the day: Sunderland 1-2 Arsenal

I felt a sense of inevitability watching this game. We’ve lost to Manchester United that many times in recent years, it didn’t really matter if we played brilliantly or badly, I felt the result was always going to be the same. It’s always same story, different day against these guys. […]

Floundering fullbacks (again!) and the sorry substitution: Arsenal 1-2 Manchester ...