Rotation could be the key in 2016-17


There is always a familiar theme shortly before the pre-season tours begin to draw to a close and the season actual begins. As an Arsenal fan, this is almost always a sense of anxiousness and maybe even foreboding.  Squad depth, or more specifically the lack of it, has long been touted as the main issue…

Up next – away at Sunderland (FA Cup)


AJ’s away for the weekend … so you have the Ormer! Possibly the most important game of Arsene Wenger’s reign. A dramatic statement: why do I think that? Well, firstly, that’s how Arsene will approach it … but mainly because it follows his unprecedented level of criticism of the team – following the abject performance…

Windows and orphans


Morning Gooners. I’ll leave the pre-match Bolton reporting to AJ, but thought I would offer a couple of quiet observations on a relatively quiet Arsenal-related transfer window. Jerry Seinfeld arrived with neatly packed Louis Vuitton injury baggage. A lot of rather unfair comparisons have been made to Amaury Bischoff – but Arsene did tell us that Amaury was…