Why prospect of Yannick Carrasco at Arsenal makes me nervous

According to reports published by the Spanish outlet Sport, negotiations between Arsenal and Dalian Yifang for the sale of Yannick Carrasco are “going well”. While it’s always best to take anything and everything that relates to transfers with an enormous pinch of salt and slice of scepticism, it does seem logical that Unai Emery would … Continue reading Why prospect of Yannick Carrasco at Arsenal makes me nervous

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?

Arsenal’s Denis Suarez on Iniesta, tennis, and watching Bergkamp on TV

Arsenal’s media department were in top gear for the announcement of Spanish midfielder Denis Suarez’s arrival at the club today (Thursday). There were interviews, videos, and social media hashtags galore to enjoy as the 25-year-old was officially introduced to Gunners fans worldwide. He’s what he had to say: His inspiration in football? “[Andres Iniesta] has … Continue reading Arsenal’s Denis Suarez on Iniesta, tennis, and watching Bergkamp on TV

Unai Emery hints at two signings for Gunners as transfer deadline looms

Arsenal could bring in two fresh faces before the transfer window closes on Thursday, Unai Emery has revealed. The Gunners have been closely linked with loan moves for Barcelona’s Denis Suarez and Inter Milan’s Ivan Perisic but it was not known whether the club was looking to bring both players in or just one. Addressing … Continue reading Unai Emery hints at two signings for Gunners as transfer deadline looms

Is pursuit of Perisic and Suarez a gamble given defensive crisis at Arsenal?

Ivan Perisic, Malcolm, Denis Suarez, Christopher Nkunku: Is Unai Emery gambling on attack to fire Arsenal into a top four position? Injuries to Rob Holding, Hector Bellerin, Sokratis, and Laurent Koscielny have left the Gunners worryingly thin on the ground at the back and yet reports linking the club with defenders have been conspicuous by … Continue reading Is pursuit of Perisic and Suarez a gamble given defensive crisis at Arsenal?

If Denis Suarez is the answer for Arsenal what was the question?

Rumours abound that Arsenal are looking to close a deal for out-of-favour Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez. Whether a move for the Spaniard would be permanent or take the form of a short-term loan is unclear at present, but there are positives and negatives to both scenarios. Leaving those to one side for the moment, what … Continue reading If Denis Suarez is the answer for Arsenal what was the question?