Tag Archives: Mertesacker

Sanogo the difference, last game for Pod & other post FA cup thoughts

Post FA CUP Final observations by Gerry. Good morning all. And what a fine day it is to be free of the … ‘not having won a trophy in X number of years’tag. Such relief. Congrats to all the team, … Continue reading

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BFG shows character, Pod and Santi disappoint, Fab saves us: Arsenal – Wigan Afterthoughts

We knew it would not be easy, and boy did we make it hard for ourselves yesterday. A game of great contrast: Wigan had nothing to fear, with an FA cup in the cupboard and Man City eliminated already this … Continue reading

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Arsenal vs Fulham Pre-Match. 110 years and we dream of Draxler

  Additional Intro by 17 Highbury Terrace  Our Maestro of Match Previews, Oz Gunner, has brought the goods once again but things in our little world of Bergkampesque are different this week and 17 Highbury Terrace also had started a … Continue reading

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Has Lukaku found a way out of Koscielny’s pocket yet?

Match analysis and afterthoughts. Well that was one of the most exciting games I have watched all season. Credit to Roberto Martinez for building such a potent side. It was end to end stuff practically the whole game. In the … Continue reading

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Plucky, Plucky Arsenal – Szczesny, Koz and Mertesacker win us three points

I missed the first 25 minutes or so of today’s top;three game the Saints. So apparently, I missed our best period of football; but I don’t mind as I liked what I saw in the 65 remaining minutes of the … Continue reading

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Is it time to hand Per Mertesacker the armband?

  Leadership, whether in sport or business, is a fascinating topic. Some believe teams do not need to have one leader; that all can lead together. I guess the latter is true as long as things go well. The football … Continue reading

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Mozart shows his metal – BFG-Koz solid – Rambo’s knock-out – great team performance

Dortmund – Arsenal analysis and afterthoughts After lacking a bit of luck a fortnight ago at the Home of Football, last night we definitely had it back on our side. As expected, both teams played chessball in the first half … Continue reading

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