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Will Arsenal (Eventually) Sell Its Soul?

Great news for fans of the Gunners with the news that US billionaire Stan Kroenke has stated he is not interested in investing in the club. It had previously been reported that Arsenal were going to go the way of rivals Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool and sell-out a significant number of its shares in order to keep up with the […]

Adebayor Axed By Togo

Adebayor Axed By Togo

For a weekend where Arsenal are not figuring in any matches it seems an awful lot is going on involving the players at the club. Firstly, Emmanuel Adebayor has been kicked out of the Togolese national team following a row over bonus payments. He was axed along with teammates Kader Cougbadja and Nibombe Dare. This […]

Is Diaby the real deal?

Is Diaby the real deal?

The first in an ongoing series of regular columns by Spanish Fry. When Vassiriki Abou Diaby signed for Arsenal Football Club on January 12, 2006, few had any idea of who he was or indeed, what he would bring to the club. A first sighting of the ex-Auxerre midfielder off the field drew immediate comparisons with […]

AJ Makes Arsenal Pay

AJ Makes Arsenal Pay

Everton FC 1-0 Arsenal FC Andrew Johnson grabbed a late winner as snow fell on Goodison Park to add further woe to Arsenal’s season with a 1-0 win. Beaten in three cup competitions of late, they failed to take advantage of Liverpool’s dropped points earlier in the day when their rivals for third spot could […]

Lucky Diaby strike wins it for Arsenal

Aston Villa FC 0-1 Arsenal FC Arsenal put their treble cup heartbreak behind them to climb into the top three of the Premiership – with a fortuitous goal from Abou Diaby sinking Martin O’Neill’s side. Diaby, whose only other goal for the Gunners was against Villa at Highbury last season, inadvertently deflected a mishit shot […]

The Arsenal-Free Weekend Review

Chelsea Fight Back, Inter Bounce Back & Barca rely on Messi Magic With Arsenal Football Club out of action for the weekend, the FA Cup and big derbies in both Italy and Spain dominated headlines across Europe this weekend. Chelsea FC 3-3 Tottenham Hotspur Chelsea looked certain to succumb to defeat to Tottenham Hotspur at […]

Thierry Henry Out For Season

Thierry Henry Out For Season

Arsenal Football Club’s recent bad patch has worsened with the news that captain Thierry Henry has been ruled out for the rest of the season due to damaged groin and stomach muscles. Henry, who has struggled with fitness all season, was injured after appearing as a substitute in Arsenal’s UEFA Champions League second leg tie […]

Alex Dents Arsenal’s Armour

Arsenal FC 1-1 PSV Eindhoven (PSV win 2-1 on aggregate) A late goal from PSV defender Alex knocked Arsenal FC out of the UEFA Champions League last night. Although Arsenal performed well throughout the game and took the lead through an own goal by Alex, a powerful header by the same player left Arsenal’s 2007 […]