Arsenal vs Stoke: Gunners must spark some life into virtual dead rubber

The visit of Stoke to the Emirates Stadium tomorrow (Sunday) has something of a hollow, listless feeling to it. Though we have been without Premier League action for the greater part of a fortnight and that, in and of itself, should be reason enough to be excited and motivated for the match, it still feels … Continue reading Arsenal vs Stoke: Gunners must spark some life into virtual dead rubber

Rinse and repeat: Arsenal throw it away again as Stoke capitalise on same old mistakes

Ever the ground-breakers, it took Arsenal just two weeks of the new season to have me longing for an end to this campaign. What an absolute puddle of piss. After a pre-season riddled with silly, thoroughly avoidable defensive mistakes, followed by an opening fixture against Leicester punctuated with the same idiocy, Arsenal proved once again … Continue reading Rinse and repeat: Arsenal throw it away again as Stoke capitalise on same old mistakes

Battle under the high ball will be key as Arsenal travel to Mordor to take on Stoke

When we took on Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium amid the dying embers of last season, we thrashed a team that was already on the beach. In fact, Mark Hughes’s side were so lacklustre that the may as well have rolled out the deckchairs and called for the sangria, such was their general apathy … Continue reading Battle under the high ball will be key as Arsenal travel to Mordor to take on Stoke