Central Reservation Required For The Ox To Drive Arsenal Forward Dec10

Central Reservation ...

  It would be easy to drool over Aaron Ramsey’s technically imperious strike of the season or the flow of a shackle-free Arsenal performance, but the standout factor for me from last night’s win was the performance of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.   The Ox was a stand-out performer,...

View From The North ...

Well doesn’t everything look better after a 7-1 win? I’m not suggesting that all our problems are behind us but this is exactly the reason I tried to stay positive last week. We’ve thrown away a lot of points recently but this weekend we won, Chelsea didn’t and we’re back in with a...

View From The North ...

I find myself in the unwelcome position of trying to write a match report when what happened on the pitch actually seems less significant than some of the nonsense that went on off of it. I’ll come to that in due course but firstly, I should at least talk about the Football for a bit. My...

View From The North Bank: Arsenal 1 Leeds United 0 Jan10

View From The North ...

A potential banana skin was avoided last night thanks to a perfect example of the romance of the cup. If only I’d had an FA Cup shaped piece of cardboard covered in tin foil to wave at the final whistle. Forgive the cliché ridden opening but last night was a moment so poetic that it only...

Arsenal – Bolton Preview: Stake Your Claim Oct25

Arsenal – Bolt...

It finally feels like the season is underway. Six wins in seven games and matches coming thick and fast. Usually we’d be critical of a Tuesday game after a tough Sunday afternoon fixture but at the moment, as momentum builds, it feels like we’d be happy to play whenever required. Of...