Tag Archives: match afterthoughts

Perez, Ox, Alexis, Xhaka and top-Gunner Giroud Fight Back and Do us Proud

What a good night to be a Gooner. I hear you say we dropped two points tonight in the title race and this may well be true, but to come back from (harshly) being 3-0 behind to take a point from … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal Analysis, match review | Tagged , , , , | 44 Comments

Holding Surprises, Sanchez the Team Player, Wingers on Fire: 5 Positives

Arsenal 3 -4  Liverpool A bonker’s game with a bitter aftertaste, but the positives are sweeter than our senses allow us to register.  Well that was some game of football and what a shame we did not at least take a … Continue reading

Posted in match review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 54 Comments

El-Super-Neny MOTM, Giroud-Welbeck the Future, Alexis’ Last Game? Arsenal v Norwich Afterthoughts

Happiness is a warm, yes it ihihihiss, Gunner! While for some, especially the lazy side of the media, this was about ‘the protest’, for many others we were playing a crucial game for staying in the top four and secure … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 49 Comments

A right-winger, DM cover and CF short of Victory: Arsenal v Barcelona Afterthoughts

The morning after the night before, and I cannot help but feel a bit melancholy. The head says the boys gave their all and we were beaten by a stronger team, but the Gooner heart is bleeding nevertheless. For seventy minutes … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 34 Comments

Seeing patterns in chaos: Arsene finally has his new Bergkamp

Arsenal 2 – 0 Bournemouth Afterthoughts Like many of us, I was not able to go to the game or watch it live on TV. I relied on the BBC website and customary precise in-game comments from 17HT to follow the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 22 Comments

8 Positives from Arsenal v Man City: Our Victory Is No Fluke

Eight positives from Arsenal v Man City – and why it is no fluke that we beat them!   In a way, this game can be summarised in a few lines: there were thirty minutes of probing by each team … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 46 Comments

Arsenal have a B2B mid again, Majestic Mesut, Nacho the Winger: 8 Positives

A hard fought win, three invaluable points, no further injuries and Rambo is back. There are still people out there who believe there are easy games left in the Premier League, and how wrong they are. Bournemouth beating the Chavs … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments