Monday, 27 April 2015

Boring Boring Chelsea

Arsenal 0-0 Chelsea

At the final whistle of Sunday’s game, Chelsea’s players celebrated wildly, jumping up and down and beating their chests, to the bemusement of the home crowd. In fairness they had been outstanding

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

She wore a yellow ribbon

Arsenal 2-1 Reading

Alexis Sanchez
When it comes to playing at the new Wembley, Arsenal never do things the easy way and so it proved yet again on Saturday as the Gunners defeated Reading 2-1 after extra time.

The FA Cup is a unique competition in itself, one in which league form and positions stand for nothing; it’s all about the team’s performance on the day.

Monday, 13 April 2015

Gunners come through tough challenge

Burnley 0-1 Arsenal

Aaron Ramsey Arsenal

Arsenal showed a different side to their game on Saturday evening in order to defeat a stubborn, physical and well organised Burnley side.

A week previously, the Gunners had torn Liverpool apart with quick combinations, fast, flowing football of the highest calibre and exceptional skill. Against Burnley however, Arsenal were simply not allowed to get into any rhythm

Monday, 6 April 2015

Outstanding Gunners

Arsenal 4-1 Liverpool

Arsenal 4-1 Liverpool: Gunners blow away rivals' top four hopes

Arsenal produced a truly exceptional performance against Liverpool on Saturday, full of hunger, desire, work rate and great skill, to brush aside their top four rivals with ease.

Such was the level of performance from the Gunners that every single player in a red and white shirt stood out as a man of the match contender.

Monday, 23 March 2015

Jekyll and Hyde Gunners

Newcastle 1-2 Arsenal

Olivier Giroud

Arsenal’s win against Newcastle on Saturday was the classic game of two halfs. The Gunners dominated the first period, showcasing a series of beautiful, free flowing moves which had their supporters looking on in awe. Unfortunately Arsenal switched off for the entire second half, allowing Newcastle back into the game

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Just not enough!

Monaco 0-2 Arsenal

Olivier Giroud
Normally a 2-0 away win in the Champions League, against a side that has a European home record second only to Real Madrid, would be celebrated with great joy. Unfortunately, when such a result comes after a 3-1 home defeat in the first leg, it stands for nothing.

For the fifth year in succession, Arsenal’s players were made to rue their mistakes in the first leg,

Monday, 16 March 2015

Magnificent Giroud

Arsenal 3-0 West Ham

Olivier Giroud

Arsenal followed up their excellent win at Old Trafford in the FA Cup, with another solid performance at home to West Ham on Saturday.

The Gunners have responded extremely well to that soul destroying defeat to Monaco in the Champions League a few weeks ago and have really grown from strength to strength.