Arsene Wenger was rescued once again by Olivier Giroud at St Mary’s on Sunday and could benefit from giving his compatriot more game time. Arsenal toiled and pressed for anContinue readingGiroud Time Is Coming – Can He Wait?
In the grip of the coldest snap in seven years (© the Hacks), Arsenal’s squad is going to find out exactly what cold means when they travel to Östersunds for theContinue readingOn Cold Snaps, Özil’s Contract and Ollie’s Future
The international break continues apace, hurtling toward the return of club football at breakneck speed. Even the England team are eager to get through the fortnight, adding a little verveContinue readingEngland Get Creditable Draw As Deschamps Offers An Alternative View
The players landed in Oz, and it’s business as usual for Arsène. It genuinely is, with his first press conference since the last, dominated by the future of Alexis Sanchez.Continue readingArsène On Alexis, Giroud, Lacazette and Lemar, But No Mention Of Theo
Never let it be said that the FA isn’t quick to act. The prospect of retrospective action over diving is welcome and struck a chord watching a Robert Pires ‘legend’Continue readingSweet, FA & Olivier Giroud – Out Of His Comfort Zone
Apparently, it was too soon to crack Graham Taylor jokes, even gentle ribbing, so I’ll pat that into the back pocket and keep it safe for another day. Instead, theContinue readingFrench trio sign on, others still don’t and RIP, Graham Taylor
The weekend is upon us and Wearside beckons. Sunderland, rock bottom, and aiming to be the worst team in Premier League history lay in wait. Premier League history. That sumsContinue readingGiroud In, Lucas Out – The Arsenal Hokey-Cokey Begins