New Style Over New Players

There has been a distinct lack of new signings at Arsenal this summer, but one thing that is effortless to see is the club’s change in strategy. Arsene Wenger’s side have only lost one Premier League game since March, against Aston Villa on the opening day of the season, stretching back thirteen games to the…

Aaron Ramsey: Man on a Mission

As Arsenal secured fourth place at the end of last season there was one player who’s consistency was key without him claiming the headlines, Aaron Ramsey. To date Ramsey is a player who’s career is noted for two reasons: suffering a horrific leg break in February 2010 whilst beginning to break into the Arsenal first…

Newcastle United: Club in Crisis

With the storm caused by the return of Joe Kinnear and now the controversy over the club’s new shirt sponsor with star striker Papiss Cisse it has certainly not been a summer to remember for Newcastle United fans. In fact ever since the arrival of Mike Ashley on Tyneside in June 2007 Newcastle United have…

Is it the End of the Road for Dortmund?

As Bayern Munich lifted their fifth European Cup with many believing it signals the beginning of a new dawn for Munich and also German football, what is left for their opponents Borussia Dortmund. This is a team who in the previous two seasons have beaten Bayern to the Bundesliga title with a high tempo, pressing…

Pellegrini: The Next Man at City

With the news that Manuel Pellegrini is set to leave Malaga at the end of the season, it seems ever increasingly as though Manchester City have been given the green light to name him as Roberto Mancini’s successor at the Etihad. With many fans surprised by the Italian’s dismissal after delivering an FA Cup in…

The Man to Replace David Moyes

With the Scot off to Old Trafford in the summer to replace Sir Alex Ferguson, after eleven years in the Everton manager’s seat, who is the ideal replacement? The bookies have had their say listing Roberto Martinez and Michael Laudrup as the favourites for the job, but beyond these two are there any other suitable…

Moyes or Mourinho?

One story has dominated British football since last night rumours began to circulate about Sir Alex Ferguson’s possible retirement, who would replace him? There are to names that have been put straight to the front of the queue: Moyes and Mourinho. David Moyes is the third longest serving manager in the Premier League having taken…

Any Takers for Alex Song?

With Rigobert Song coming out this week with some rather interesting quotes about his cousin Alex’s choice, and regrets, over moving to Barcelona many have linked him with a return to Arsenal. During his seven year Arsenal career Song made over 200 appearances for the Gunners in all competitions and was starting to show real…