And Reading sang “Robin van Persie…is laughing at this”


@henrywinter: Reading fans serenading AFC fans with: “Robin van Persie…is laughing at this” and “you’re getting thumped on the telly” Well fuck me green! Now that’s what I call a game. It was… Continue reading

A Tactical Analysis of the Norwich Game – What Went Wrong and How To Fix It


I am generally not known for blogging about tactics. I suspect many think I am just a joker, and that my blogs are full of gags and gimmicks – a disposable, cheap thrill.… Continue reading

50 Shades of Blue. Starring John Terry.


MATURE RATING: First off, here is a warning before you read this blog. It is rude, crude, lewd and offensive. You have been warned. This was NOT a joke. You have been warned… Continue reading

Prediction: Wenger Will Get His Pep For His Replacement


There has been much twittery about the succession of Arsene over the last 6 or 12 months as Steve Bould has been brought to the assistant manager spot, while the ever tantalizing Pep… Continue reading

Partying Like it’s 1999. Defending like it’s 2011.


Oh, wasn’t Sunday marvelous. There was so much to enjoy, and not least the fact that we, in Goonerland, saw ourselves as at least co-favourites before the match. Just take that in for… Continue reading

Lukas, Je Ne Regrette Rien


We swore we would not fall in love again. Many of us had foresworn it. @littledutchva cautioned us in the strongest way to love the club and to love the shirt but to… Continue reading

On Randomness: Schminjury-Prone Players and Schmental Strength


A new season. A strong squad. Is there any chance we can stay calm and positive for a few weeks while we watch this team click into gear? No?! I thought not. This… Continue reading

A One Man Team, Arteta-Style


Follow @poznaninmypants Arsenal are fast becoming a one man team again. I was inspired by a few things to finish off this blog that I had half-written over the summer, starting with the… Continue reading

They Say We’re A Selling Club. But We Are The Carthaginians Of Football!


Follow @poznaninmypants . Before we get into the meat of today’s blog ie “Are We A Selling Club” I want to jump ahead to a theme further down the blog: Arsenal’s Teutonic Dimension… Continue reading

The Poldi: New Currency Unit


Follow @poznaninmypants . The Poldi – A New Unit Of Currency: þ So according to @AFCAMDEN RvP is off. And according to @migueldelaney the offer is 20m, straight, no Wellbeck trade. Take it or MUFC… Continue reading