Tag Archives: team management

Is Thierry Back For Good?

I hope everyone is still riding on the buzz of our previous performance. This is going to be a short post. So King Henry finally decided to hang up his boots. Everybody knew the day would come but that doesn’t … Continue reading

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Inadequate CB-cover? Wenger might disagree!

A different perspective on Arsenal’s apparent lack of CB-cover! Many Gooners, including yours truly, have highlighted the risk – or should that be sheer irresponsibility? – of not recruiting additional CB cover in the last transfer window. We can consider … Continue reading

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What’s Up Arsene Wenger’s Sleeve?

And other musings…. A question of class Reflecting upon wild journalistic speculation about the future of our undisputed best-ever manager (regardless of what people may think about his current suitability for the job), and considering the repulsive conduct of Manchester … Continue reading

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Van Gaal to Arsenal? Would he move us to the next level?

Dutch football media fully expect Louis van Gaal to go to England after the world cup, but they are still divided as to which club he will be managing. VI International, by far the best Dutch ‘voetbal’ magazine, reported that … Continue reading

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Arsenal start games too slowly and need to be more aggressive: debate!

Remember how we blitzed Napoli almost five months ago? 15 minutes of fantastic, high-tempo and aggressive football and the game was more or less in the bag with two fine goals by Ozil and Giroud. And what about our recent … Continue reading

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Ozil’s Silver Service Goes to Waste: Arsenal – MU Afterthoughts

Happiness and expectations are closely linked. Cockie Monster, BK’s nutcase blogger formerly known as GLIC, desperately sticks to low expectations in order to secure a permanent level of low, stable happiness. At the other end of the scale is the … Continue reading

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23 December 2013: the day Arsene mastered and embarrassed Mourinho

Wenger turns Machiavellian to expose Maureen’s Achilles Heel Last month’s game against the Chavs was one of the most boring we have seen in a while. Many fellow Gooners felt we should have made a ‘statement of intent’ by giving … Continue reading

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