Was it worth it? I hope so. Arsenal V Bayern Munich.

We sacrificed the FA Cup for tonight. I hope it was worth it. We face a rampant Bayern side in full pomp. Are we the underdogs? Probably yes. Is that a good place to be? Absolutely. No good comes from being the favourite to win. Arsène can call all of the big guns rested for […]

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When coming second is OK

Whatever the draw brings, we cannot be frustrated with last nights game. Arsene made the brave and correct decision to take a heavily weakened side to Greece with the job of trying to nick a result, but in truth it was just an excuse to give game time to fringe players. There are positives to […]

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Jekyll and Hyde Arsenal–Will it be enough?

We started like we all wanted us to, fast, dynamic movement and more importantly pace on the wings provided by Theo, whose miracle recovery from a stomach complaint saw him included for a rare start against the Germans. It was a sumptuous through ball (read;weak back-pass from Schalke) to Giroud who pounced, beat the last […]

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Bouncebackability vs Schalke

Arsenal have attracted a lot of criticism following the Norwich game. Their attitude, the mistakes and even their travel arrangements have invited scorn from the Blogosphere and media crockpot. I have no desire to relive the match again, nor to assess their attitude. Tonight is where we fight. Tonight, we dine in hell. (I

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Meteoric return to form with Spuds lagging

How many times have we been flying in the early part of the season only to lose momentum in March and April? How many times have we see us fall off and watch the consistent, determined workman-like ManYoo or Chelski steal past us whilst we flounder and nick the title. I

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