Thoughts on the transfer window and the state of the squad

So deadline day came and went, Arsenal signed a grand total of no players, and there was an outpouring of anger, frustration and dismay – but is anybody really surprised? There was nothing to suggest that there’d be a last minute deal. Things were quiet elsewhere, the knock-on effects of

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year

So, here we are again – Purple Dildo Day, I mean Transfer Deadline Day. Jim White’s Christmas, Birthday, and anniversary of his first French kiss all rolled into one (it was with a farmer’s daughter named Myrtle who didn’t kiss another boy for 2 years because of Jim’s h ...

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Tactics Column: Oxlade-Chamberlain improves while Walcott underwhelms

As a contest – and perhaps as a spectacle even – Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Newcastle United ended when Aleksandar Mitrovic was sent-off on 16 minutes. It was an ugly challenge; an accident maybe, but lazy and entirely in keeping with the negligent tactics deployed by Newcastle on the ...

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Room at the Champions League in for The Jeff

Wenger: I’m happy. Quality in the market is hard to find.

Del Bosque selects Bellerin for Spain

Transfer deadline day: live blog

Joel Campbell linked with Rennes move

Arsenal trio selected for England duty

Ramsey: it’s too soon to judge

Walcott: I can do better but at least I had chances