Author: Tobi Amoo

Arsenal Made To Suffer For It

First off I want to apologise for the lateness of this post. A match report is supposed to follow the conclusion of match only by a couple of hours at the most. But just a set of three points in the Premier League, just when you think it’s never going to happen, along it comes, even though it was hard-fought for. Alexis Sanchez’s deflected header early in the second half eventually decided the match for the boys from north of the Thames but that didn’t tell the whole story. Arsenal started the brightest, pinging passes between themselves, led by...

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THE SKY IS DEFINITELY FALLING

THE SKY IS FALLING!!! HIDE YOUR KIDS!!! HIDE YOUR WIVES!!! BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES!!! Sure it feels like the end of the world. Sure it feels like this was worst result and performance one could feasibly expect from this Arsenal team, or any team. You would be right; after zero points after a game is practically the worst result any team can get. But it is not the end of the world, at least not yet. And it’s not the end of the season for the Arsenal as some are probably predicting. Maybe not yet. The game itself was...

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Who Needs A ‘World Class’ Striker?

So here we are again, On the cusp of a new season. With the Emirates Cup bookmarking the end of pre-season games. And as has been the rallying cry from the Arsenal fans at the beginning of every season, there have been calls for the signing of that one, two or three magical (read = ‘world class’ player) player that would magically and singlehandedly transform the fortunes of the club and make it a genuine title challenger. Even former players at the club have chimed in; Thierry Henry stated at the end of last season that the club couldn’t...

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What manner of Arsenal is this??

Resident Blogger : Tobiamoo What manner of Arsenal is this? Hallelujah What manner of Arsenal is this? Hallelujah We score some wonderful goals Hallelujah We win when we don’t play well Hallelujah When you are faced with a situation that basically defies explanation, the best course of action might be to burst into incredulous song and wonder why. So it appears to be in the curious case of this Arsenal team and season (at least so far). I mean what sort of team loses its first league game at home to a mid table team and go on a...

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