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Archive for June, 2012

It’s competition time again, and a chance for you to land yourself a copy of the recently released season review dvd. The 2011/12 season gave us great entertainment and glorious goals as Arsenal made sure of qualification for next season’s Champions League with a third-place finish. Featuring every game and every goal – including those […]

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An unpredicted and untypical burst of half decent weather is a real problem for this particular blogger. I have been waiting all week to comment on the events of Sunday, but that becomes something of a problem when you get home in the evening after a full day of work to find the neighbours in […]

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Arsene’s Got A DeLorean?

Morning all. Nice to see the sun just starting to pop up as I start to type. Got to do some Fathers Day type stuff later as we were away last weekend, so glad to see a break in the wettest drought in history. Of course when we were kids summers were always hot and […]

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A night off from the European Championship gives me a chance to reflect on England’s tournament thus far. It cannot have been lost on any Arsenal supporter that an adjustment in expectations by those following the side have been matched by a degree of achievement that many doubted. Our own third place finish in the […]

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Breakfast, the last of this weekend away, was just about finished when the fixtures for the new season started filtering through just after nine this morning. I knew the first three before hitting the road and now I’m back the first task was to download them onto the calendar. A bit of a pointless exercise […]

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Confirmation from the BBC of Harry Redknapp’s departure from White Hart Lane has sparked anger and dismay in North London. Supporters have been unable to contain their ire and bombarded social media sites, such as Twitter, expressing outrage at the decision. The self-confessed ‘big Arsenal fan‘ has won huge backing from half of North London […]

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Put ‘Em Under Pressure

The morning ablutions complete I go to select the shirt of the day, but which one? The England cricket shirt? “I won’t be washing again before we go away next weekend”. That’s that then. The Arsenal 1971 yellow shirt? Good thinking, but then… A question I was asked on Twitter this week flashes up in […]

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Reading Between The Lines

@GoonerMan2 “Wow! Ivan has just pulled off a faultless karaoke performance of The Sex Pistols – friggin in the riggin” So, according to one top Tweeter, I missed quite a performance at the Arsenal Supporters End of Season Q&A with the chief executive. Of course having a day job and living a couple of hours […]

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Chief executive Ivan Gazidis has been talking to Arsenal Media about a range of topical issues. From our performance in the season just ended, through our ambitions for this summer and the season ahead, and covering commercial activities, it is a fairly comprehensive and honest assessment of where he feels we are at present. And […]

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