Arsenal 5 Bournemouth 1: Plenty for Unai Emery to ponder as Gunners go wild

Arsenal gave themselves a near-perfect lead in to the weekend’s north London derby with a 5-1 demolition of Bournemouth on Wednesday. The Gunners built on victory over Southampton on Sunday by really turning on the style against the Cherries, racking up a hatful of goals and showing signs of much greater cohesion too. From an … Continue reading Arsenal 5 Bournemouth 1: Plenty for Unai Emery to ponder as Gunners go wild

Arsenal v Bournemouth: Could we see Suarez and Ozil as manager opts for rotation?

Momentum has been a difficult thing to build for Unai Emery’s Arsenal this season but Wednesday night’s match with Bournemouth gives the Gunners the ideal opportunity to put some gas in the tank of their top four challenge. Slip ups for Manchester United, Chelsea, and Tottenham in the last week or so has thrust Arsenal … Continue reading Arsenal v Bournemouth: Could we see Suarez and Ozil as manager opts for rotation?

Unai Emery coy on Monchi and Kepa but gives backing to Denis Suarez and Alex Iwobi

Unai Emery spoke to the media ahead of his side’s Premier League encounter with Bournemouth on Wednesday. Here’s what he had to say: On rotating with the busy schedule ahead “I want a performance each match and our focus is tomorrow. Some players played on Sunday with very big intensity and very big energy so … Continue reading Unai Emery coy on Monchi and Kepa but gives backing to Denis Suarez and Alex Iwobi

Victory at Bournemouth is a step forward as Arsenal grow into the Unai Emery era

Adaptability was the order of the day as Unai Emery’s resilient Arsenal eased their way to a 2-1 victory at Bournemouth on Sunday. The sort of fixture the Gunners were like to have thrown away last season, there was a measure of control in the way Emery’s men went about their work on the south … Continue reading Victory at Bournemouth is a step forward as Arsenal grow into the Unai Emery era

Mood stays sombre despite Arsenal’s comfortable win over Bournemouth

‘Meh’ is about as appropriate an expression as can be used to sum up the reaction after Arsenal’s cakewalk against Bournemouth on Saturday. ‘Meh’ because we knew it was perfectly possible that we might make the Cherries look absolutely rank, and ‘meh’ because victory really didn’t act as any sort of salve to the woes … Continue reading Mood stays sombre despite Arsenal’s comfortable win over Bournemouth

Arsenal vs Bournemouth: Lucky dip football has to end in must-win match for Gunners

We are all back aboard the Arsenal bus this weekend and, as ever, the destination is a mystery that will only become apparent once the final whistle has blown. Will Arsene Wenger’s beleaguered side produce a superb performance and romp to a comfortable victory? It’s very possible. Will the team’s recent woes continue and the … Continue reading Arsenal vs Bournemouth: Lucky dip football has to end in must-win match for Gunners

Arsenal must reply with Bournemouth win as gap opens at the top of the Premier League

The pressure that has been building steadily around the Emirates will come to the boil this afternoon as the Gunners face their most important match of the season so far. Wins for Liverpool, Chelsea, and Manchester City on Saturday saw daylight open up between the league’s three top sides and Arsene Wenger’s men and, even … Continue reading Arsenal must reply with Bournemouth win as gap opens at the top of the Premier League