Arsenal must hope fortune favours the bold as they search for defensive solidity

Are we ever going to get better at the back?


Aggressive or foolhardy? Will Arsenal regret withdrawing Aaron Ramsey offer?

The most curious thing about Aaron Ramsey’s much-discussed contract drama is the way in which the club appears to have torpedoed the deal, an unusual move in the Gunners’ recent history. Over a period of many years, we have seen marquee players such as Robin Van Persie, Samir Nasri, Alexis Sanchez, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain, Cesc…

Arsenal continue to roll the dice as search for balance at the back goes on

Since the start of the Unai Emery era, Arsenal’s polished PR team has been keen on projecting an image of radical change around the squad, led from the front by the whistle-toting Spaniard himself. Once or twice week, in the pictures released from training sessions, we see Emery heavily involved in proceedings, directing his players,…