Posts Tagged "Arsenal"

Back To The Eighties, 1980/81  Part Fifteen: The North London Derby

Back To The Eighties, 1980/81 Part Fifteen: The North London Derby

By on Oct 28, 2013 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

The start of the 1980s had brought differing fortunes for the two giants of North London, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal. Spurs had been largely concerned with rebuilding, both on and off the pitch. Having finished the 1979/80 season in a disappointing fourteenth place, the club had started the new season with a new attack, in the form of Steve Archibald, signed from...

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Jack Wilshere In ‘Is Twenty-One Years Old’ Shock

Jack Wilshere In ‘Is Twenty-One Years Old’ Shock

By on Oct 9, 2013 in Latest, Opinion | 0 comments

It often seems as if, whenever a professional footballer opens his mouth in public, there is one phrase, varyingly attributed to Mark Twain, Abraham Lincoln and others, that springs immediately to mind: it is better to remain silent and be considered a fool than to open one’s mouth and remove any doubt. This week’s outrage du jour concerns the Arsenal...

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The Friday Cartoon: Dotmund’s Clubs In Crisis – Arsenal

By on Aug 23, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This morning’s Friday cartoon is part one in a series of “as many as Dotmund can be bothered to draw before he forgets what he was doing and wanders off to look at something shiny”, and features that well-known most hard done by club in the entire history of professional football, Arsenal, and their ongoing crisis, as seen through the viewpoints of...

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The 200% Premier League Pre-Season: Arsenal

By on Jul 8, 2013 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

So it begins again. Between now and the start of the season, we’ll be writing up all twenty of the Premier League clubs before it all kicks off again. If you’re here looking for transfer gossip, you’ll likely be disappointed. Quite asides from anything else, it’s the start of the second week in July (a necessity borne of the fact that these...

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