Freezing the Premier League until the virus dissipates, cancelling the season altogether, instigating playoffs or using an aggregate system have all been suggested as the Covid-19 virus threatens to decimate the season or take it beyond its current calendar boundaries.
How long the ban lasts is probably key to how this
I’m not looking to make any big or controversial statements in this blog, other than to say that Arsenal should brace themselves for more days like this and it’s abundantly clear that this side is still in the recovery position. This was a durable West Ham side, but nothing more and
For those that believe in omens, the pre-match injury to Héctor Bellerin in the warm up (hamstring) and the injury to Kieran Tierney (28) with a dislocated shoulder during the West Ham Vs Arsenal fixture did little to lighten the mood of Arsenal supporters or suggest that Freddie Ljungberg would
A London Derby against West Ham United is normally a fixture that excites and there have been a number of games in recent years that have favoured their North London rivals, Arsenal.
However that was when the Gunners were less fragile and weren’t there for the taking. This incarnation of Arsenal
It’s painful to admit because I personally loved Jack Wilshere at Arsenal, but Arsenal were one hundred percent right to let the player move on. Unlike the decision to release Santi Cazorla after a long term injury, the Wilshere situation was relatively simple and entirely justified.
Jack could never last an
I made no secret that I felt Arsenal missed a trick by not employing Rafa Benitez as their coach, after they removed Arsene Wenger in the coup of 2018.
Instead, they unexpectedly chose Unai Emery and at the time, Benitez wasn’t even on the short list. Big mistake, huge ! Benitez
In my preview of West Ham Vs Manchester United, I stressed that the failure of the club and Ed Woodward to support their manager in the transfer window, would become a major factor that would impact, not only in this match but on the season as a whole.
The lack of
Solskjaer and his men travel to the London stadium tonight for this week's Premier League fixture against West Ham.
If anyone deserves an award for dealing calmly with adversity, it should be Manchester United boss, Ole Gunner Solskjaer. Drafted in after the Mourinho debacle on a temporary basis, he took charge
According to news reports in France, Manchester United have had a £40m bid rejected for West Ham defender Issa Diop.
The young French center-back joined West ham last season from Toulouse for a reported fee of around £22m. The East London club signed the 22-year-old by breaking their previous club record
Mesut Ozil was absent from the squad for Saturday's game against West Ham, supposedly for tactical reasons. His exclusion from the squad seems to have raised quite a few eyebrows from the fans and pundits.
After almost a week of normal training it was expected that the German would be included