View From The North ...

We’re back! Alright, maybe it’s a bit soon to get carried away but, given all the recent doom and gloom, I’ll take what I can get. It may have been a particularly accommodating Reading side that we put to the sword but it was still a relief to win with a modicum of control. The main...

View From The North ...

  There was something strangely familiar about Saturday. The build up featured the now customary statement of intent from the Sp*rs party, tabloids suggested desperation within the club, yet ultimately, Arsenal handed out the now annual five goal thrashing to that mob up the...

HENRY WATCH – ...

First thing’s first, let me apologise for the lack of Henry Watch over the past few weeks. I can only put this down to disorientation induced by Arsenal’s recent turbulence. In this challenging time I have sought solace in one of our former heroes. Thierry Henry is still alive and...

View From The North ...

It can be a very peculiar business, supporting a Football team. As a neutral you generally want goals, slick passages of play, penalty kicks – missed or otherwise. When you’re watching your team, when the result really matters, I suspect most of us would trade a chunk of that action...

View From The North Bank: Reading 5 Arsenal 7 AET Oct31

View From The North ...

The Capital One Cup (I preferred it when it was the Littlewoods) isn’t supposed to matter. It’s meant to be a time to sit back and enjoy Football without the pressure of desperately needing a result. An opportunity to watch the stars of the future stake their claim for senior...