A bad dose of new-season reality as the same mistakes are repeated

Even though Arsenal fought back to gain an element of respectability in losing 3-4 to Liverpool on the opening day of the season, it shouldn’t mask what was a disasterous period of play after half-time as the Gunners’ lack of experience at the back cost them dearly. Most of the time, I will always defend… More A bad dose of new-season reality as the same mistakes are repeated

Reasons for optimism but three major problems exist before the season starts

Pre-season is the time to be optimistic. Even though Arsene Wenger hasn’t completed the transfer deals that most think need to have been done, this is the time of the year when positivity should be the main feeling towards Arsenal. Everyone is level in the table, a ball hasn’t been kicked in a competitive game,… More Reasons for optimism but three major problems exist before the season starts

It’s all cats – The Big Diag season preview 2016-2017

The first of the rebranded and relaunched Big Diag podcasts with Sam Limbert, James Bale and Rob Starr looking ahead to the 2016-2017 season talking transfers, Arsenal, Pogba, Zlatan, social media and take on some challenges in new features for the 16-17 season. Plus there is the first airing of the new theme tune! Click… More It’s all cats – The Big Diag season preview 2016-2017