View From The North ...

Monday’s always feel better when your side has three points in the bank. They feel even better when the points were secured by a 5-3 battering. Better still when the sight of John Terry sprawling in the wake of Robin Van Persie is still fresh in your mind. Even two days on, having seen the...

Arsenal’s New Signing Recommended By Hiddink Sep07

Arsenal’s New ...

Arsenal’s new left back Andre Santos was recommended to Arsene Wenger by Guus Hiddink. wearethenorthbank.com understands that the current Turkey coach and good friend of Wenger spoke to the Arsenal boss about the then Turkish-based fullback. Hiddink coached Fenerbahce in the early 90s...

Ignorance Is Bliss: More Thoughts From Arsenal’s Transfer Window Sep03

Ignorance Is Bliss: ...

I’ve been marooned in the Austrian mountains for the past six days. I didn’t hear or see a kick at Old Trafford. All I was privy to was the fact that Coquelin started and that we were 3-1 down at half time with RVP having missed a pen. I then found out the full time result. I was...