Midfield combination shows promise as Arsenal prepare for trip to Crystal Palace

If there was one overriding lesson to be learned from Arsenal’s comfortable 3-0 win over West Ham in midweek, it’s that the Hammers are an awful football team. But that aside, there were elements about the way we played that may actually be of use as we prepare for the trip to Selhurst Park on … Continue reading Midfield combination shows promise as Arsenal prepare for trip to Crystal Palace

Giroud magic is perfect post-Christmas pick-me-up as Arsenal look to launch winning run

It wasn’t a vintage performance by any means but it was still more than good enough to ease Arsenal past a poor Crystal Palace side on Sunday. The Gunners were in near absolute control for the vast majority of the match, with the Eagles only looking a threat for fleeting periods in either half. Whether … Continue reading Giroud magic is perfect post-Christmas pick-me-up as Arsenal look to launch winning run

Only a win will do as Arsenal prepare to host Sam Allardyce’s Crystal Palace

Arsenal welcome Crystal Palace to the Emirates on Sunday as the Eagles look to adapt to life under new manager, Sam Allardyce. Often, teams enjoy a small bounce in form in the initial period after a new manager arrives, with the theory being that players set out to impress their new manager and add that … Continue reading Only a win will do as Arsenal prepare to host Sam Allardyce’s Crystal Palace

Preview: Aerial threat will be key as Arsenal seek return to winning ways against Crystal Palace

Arsenal will need to be mindful of the threat posed by Crystal Palace as they arrive at the Emirates on Sunday with nothing to lose. The Eagles are far enough clear of the relegation scrap that they can afford a free shot at an Arsenal side which finds itself caught between chasing Tottenham and avoiding … Continue reading Preview: Aerial threat will be key as Arsenal seek return to winning ways against Crystal Palace