Ref whistles while Robin works

Barcelona 3-1 Arsenal Another year, another aggregate defeat to Barcelona, but this one was tinged with a dose of 'what if'. What if, at 1-1, we had remained with eleven…

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Arsenal look east / Leave the Cup alone

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Will concentration be an issue after our big night on Wednesday? It has been for me. If I've watched van Persie's and Arshavin's goals once, I've watched them a hundred…

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Plovers or wagtails?

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When you're having a discussion - mid match - as to whether the skittish birds circling and swooping at the Grove are plovers or wagtails, you can safely assume that…

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Bandage them up and wheel them out

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This is a short, excitable update ahead of our European Cup quarter-final decider in the Nou Camp. With the tweets of the gooners already or soon to be in Barcelona…

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Arsenal strike back in epic encounter

Arsenal 2-2 Barcelona North Bank flags What an unbelievable game of football. My mind is still boggling. I’ve seen some good teams at the Grove in my time and I’ve…

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Arsenal v Barcelona: the best draw of the lot

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Guardian squad sheet BBC preview Another weekend, another match we can’t afford not to win, but for the time being at least we dream of Catalonia. Yes of course, the…

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