Tag Archives: Wilshere

Jack and Alexis raise bar, Welbeck impresses, Defence….: Match Review

Saturday’s game against the Champions was a good opportunity to gage how much progress we had made since last season. The verdict in a nutshell: our defence – including our sole DM – not solid and composed enough, our midfield … Continue reading

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The one player that can give Arsene his magic back

Where has the magic gone? Last April, one of the best writers of the last century passed away at the age of 87: Gabriel Garcia Marquez. I first read the Columbian’s master pieces like ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’, ‘Love … 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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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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What is the score The2-0 Wal2-0tt? Reflections on 12 tough days

ARSENAL v TOTTENHAM & A reflection of a demanding 12 days Due to a mis-communication, the review is somewhat later than might have been the norm for such an important game like an NDL. But maybe we needed some time … Continue reading

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Cardiff review: Arsene’s trust in Bendtner pays off

Arsenal 2 – Cardiff City nil — Never a Doubt… 😆 Having missed the request to write a match preview, I wrote the following hoping that our fearless leader (on holiday in Scotland) might be available for a late post. … Continue reading

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Mesut, Aaron, Jack, Santi, Tomas: ideal cure for PTB.

I don’t know about you but when I have to do tedious tasks, like completing spreadsheets, peel potatoes or listen to MotD analysts, my mind often wanders to Arsenal moves and goals as a coping mechanism. Our second goal against … Continue reading

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