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Arsenal: Lazing on a Sunday afternoon

Good morning Positives, A game nine and a half out of ten of us had marked down for three points but, as it turned out, a game I was happy to escape from with the solitary single point as reward. The unbeaten run goes on, and we remain in the chasing pack for he CL […]

Arsenal: Beware sheep’s clothing

@LaboGoon addresses his flock this Sunday  Good morning one and all. Arsenal host Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates this afternoon with the intention of going into the international break with a win …… and nothing less. Given the remarkably competitive nature of teams above us on Premier League table, getting 3 points against ‘lesser teams’ […]

Arsenal: A steep price for effortless progress

Good morning Positives, A respectable performance last night from Arsenal against limited opponents. A win and three points would have tied the qualification package perfectly but taking into account events in the 25th minute it was not ever likely to be a night I remembered for football reasons. Danny’s injury was, let me not beat […]

Arsenal: Judge Me in May

@foreverheady gathers ye footballing rose-buds this Autumn afternoon  ‘Judge me in May’, Arsene used to say, and for many, many years those who had clamoured to dismiss him after a couple of poor games had to eat some kind of pie come the end of the season – though with the rise of social media […]

Arsenal: Points of honest endeavour

Good Morning this Sunday morning Positives fans worldwide, The best game of football that I have watched for a long time yesterday evening. Both sides played quality football and had footballers in very position who were comfortable with the ball and had confidence in controlling and using it, despite the press of the opponent. A […]

Arsenal: A Hard Day’s Night ?

@LaboGoon – he’s working like a dog, not sleeping like a log Good morning one and all… Unai Emery kicked off his Arsenal reign with a pair of defeats against Premier League title contenders Man City and Chelsea. Following that the team went on an eye-popping 13 game unbeaten run in all competitions and now […]

Arsenal: Footsteps in the Sand

Good morning All Positives, A quick word about what turned out to be an interesting game last night. The chosen team to face the Seasiders had a hint of the ‘old days’ of the Carling Cup  in it, with a number of new and youthful faces, as well as more experienced faces returning after injury, in […]