Does Arsene Wenger really trust his young players?

By Richard Popple (I have been on holiday for two weeks in the jungle of Mombassa and had no internet access. This article was written on the 26th August 2008 so please take this into account when reading Richard’s article) After a very disappointing defeat at Fulham

Why Silvestre Signing Makes Sense / Xabi Alonso…Yes Please / Squad Options Explored

This has got to be one of the weirdest signings we have ever made in recent times but in typical Wenger fashion. We have signed Silvestre from Manchester United for a reported £750,000. He is 31 years old and he has signed a two year deal which

Emirates Has No Atmosphere but is Fantastic Business Model / Suits To Football Matches? / Time For a Change

By Bilal Zaidi Anyone at the match on Saturday? It was beautiful for me to start off this season with seats in perfect view. I was blessed with 90 minutes of viewing pleasure from the middle tier, third row from the front and central right position of

Arsenal v W.B.A – Player Ratings

By Atishay Agarwal It was like watching last season all over again. We took the lead against a lesser side, dominated possession and passed the ball around with ease all day, but failed to kill them off. In fact, we wasted so many dangerous positions and some

Expectations Waver but Wenger Stays Loyal – Believe In Our Manager & Board

By Richard PoppleThere has been plenty of doom-mongering amongst journalists, pundits and opposition fans about Arsenal during previous pre-seasons. Seemingly every summer predictions are made about Arsenal’s lack of depth and the battle we face to beat Tottenham to fourth place and this year has been no

Sad To See Primary School Boy Justin Hoyte Leave As Bid Is Accepted

By Bilal Zaidi Good day all. The news that Justin Hoyte may well be moving to Middlesbrough is a sad sight but one that was inevitable. He is a rare breed of Arsenal player, coming through the ranks of our academy from a young age. Both Justin

Here We Go Again – Injuries A Problem For Arsenal?

By Renoogami Standing as we are, on the starting line of the new season, as at this same stage last season, I don’t know whether to be optimistic or pessimistic. One thing I do know is that if we want to win silverware this season, there’s something