Tag Archives: Arsenal Finances

Should Arsenal have offered £42m for Suarez – will lessons be learned?

Looking back on the season at this point at the beginning of March, one can say that there have been positive signs in terms of us being competitive with Manchester City and Chelsea, two clubs backed by enormously wealthy owners. … Continue reading

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Economics, Terror Windows and why we pay more for the same thing…

  So, another terror/transfer window (TW) is upon us and just in time for the injury gods to strike down our own TW (Theo Walcott), along with the usual other collateral damage of the holiday season (Bendtner, Ozil, Ramsey,  …. … Continue reading

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Could Arsenal be in a better position right now to end trophy-drought?

Towards the end of last season, I wrote about the five things that Arsenal would need to look at if the club wanted to be serious in its pursuit of silverware.  A solid start to the new season (including a … Continue reading

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27 goals/81 assists in 157 games: Arsenal just signed a world top-ten footballer

  The second biggest transfer fee in British history belongs to Arsenal!!!  The acquisition of Mesut Ozil from Real Madrid for £42.4 million almost triples our previous highest transfer fee paid of £15 million.  His rumoured wages of £130k/week is … Continue reading

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ARSENAL FC – Sacrificing Trophies for Profit? You decide

Just some food for thought…. Since we last won the PL, The only winners have been Man United, Chelsea and ManCity. We all know this. Yes, Chelsea, the club with no history have spent Megabucks to achieve all that they … Continue reading

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FFP – Fundamentally Flawed Policy? Why Freedom is Best.

As many of you who may have followed my occasional warbling will have noticed, there is a common theme in which I have bemoaned the arrival of the ‘meddling’ multi-billionaires and oil rich state owned corporations into football, but also … Continue reading

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We Need An Oligarch, Please!

It may be time to revisit an old conundrum which has divided the fan base for some time, and it regards the very essence of our club. It is an overview of the club’s ownership, and how that affects each … Continue reading

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