Bridge over: Troubled Wenger

Chelsea 3-1 Arsenal Apologies in advance, because this is a pun-free, humourless post. “I wonder if you could stick a gag in?” asked Mrs Lower as she read it. I’ll…

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Xhaka, tackle and roll

Embed from Getty Images Arsenal 3-2 Swansea “Why are raspberry bonbons blue?” asked Shedman quizzically, during the early lull - a time when the mind is prone to wander to…

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Where’s my commemorative pen, Arsène?

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Embed from Getty Images Chapeau to you Arsène, for 20 years of dedication, for transforming Arsenal and for giving us some truly magical moments. For 98, 02, 03, 04, 05,…

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Holding in and holding out

Leicester 0-0 Arsenal There was some good and bad to chew on in that performance, an entertaining but low-quality trip to the champions. But it’s not about the points at…

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He’s lost that loving feeling

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It seems faintly ludicrous to describe the second game of the season as a ‘must-win’, but that’s where we appear to be. The biggest alarm bell last week for me…

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I’m just not feeling the panic

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Two months and no posts. That is without doubt the longest I have ever left it fallow since raising the mainsail on this blog, all those mixed metaphors ago. And…

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