Just days after Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s scorpion kick v Sunderland, here’s another worldly scorpion kick goal- perhaps better than Mkhi’s, from Olivier Giroud against Crystal Palace on New Years’ Day. Arsenal won the game 2-0 Continue reading
Here is an all-time Champions League Team of the Year, compiled out of players who have made the most appearances in the Team of the Year ever since it was instituted back in 2001.
The player who has been named in the Team of the Year more than any other person is Cristiano Ronaldo, who has 10 appearances to his name, three more than his nearest rival Continue reading
Chelsea are the most disliked Premier League club, a online survey by the Manchester Evening News and its sister properties have revealed. The poll asked supporters of Premier League clubs to list which teams they disliked/hated the most, and Chelsea topped the list. The Manchester duo of United and City were 2nd and 4th respectively, with Liverpool in third. Arsenal were fifth and Spurs sixth, but Stoke were a somewhat surprise entry at 7th, presumably due to Tony Pulis’ style of play.
The least disliked (or the most liked) club was Bournemouth, while last season’s champions Leicester were everyone’s second most liked club. Continue reading
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS BARCA VS ARSENAL DOWN
Played on 16.3.2016 in 2015/16 Champions League season
Luis Suarez scores a sumptuous volley as Barcelona dump Arsenal out of the Champions League Continue reading
These two Alexis goals vs Hull gave Arsenal a comfortable 3-1 triumph over Hull at the KC Stadium on 4 May, 2015. The Gunners were too strong for the Tigers, who are in danger of being relegated Continue reading
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS ARSENAL VS MONACO DOWN
Played on 25.2.2015 at Emirates Stadium, London
Arsenal’s hopes of reaching the quarterfinals are in serious doubt after they go down 3-1 to Monaco Continue reading
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS WEST HAM VS ARSENAL DOWN
Played on 26.12.2013 in 2013/14 PL season
Walcott’s double helps Arsenal down West Ham Continue reading
As it stands, at this stage in the season, Arsenal are looking like a very good value punt for the Champions League. Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp certainly thinks so, mentioning after his side’s 1-0 loss in Germany that Wenger’s men could definitely lift the title and were even capable of completing a league and European Cup double. At the time of writing, the best price you can get for the Gunners to win the UCL is 18/1. While you wouldn’t be absolutely confident of this actually being achieved, it’s probably a bet worth taking.
The Gunners are capable of beating any team on the right day and tend to rise to the challenge when the opposition is playing well Continue reading