Sam’s Book Club

listen to ‘Sam’s Book Club’ on Audioboo In the latest Sam’s Match Reports Podcast, Sam Limbert is joined by Rob Starr and James Bale to talk about Arsenal’s games with Crystal Palace and Chelsea, some utter thrikers and their cult heroes. Prepare for some rants and a book review in this slick episode of the … More Sam’s Book Club

Fringe players don’t pass the first-team test

In reality, Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat on Tuesday night was just the Capital One Cup. It doesn’t affect being top of the league and it was against a good team. However that doesn’t mean it’s not annoying or painful to see Chelsea coming to the Emirates and winning. After going ahead following a defensive error from … More Fringe players don’t pass the first-team test

Why We Still Need Theo In Our Arsenal…For Now

Editor’s note: this was written before the game with Crystal Palace. The world of football is very like the world of arms manufacturing, and our beloved Arsenal is very like…well, like an arsenal.  How, I hear you ask?  (I have very good hearing).  Well, let me tell you. In the world of arms manufacturing, weapons … More Why We Still Need Theo In Our Arsenal…For Now

Wake up call

So the good run was never going to last forever. Such was the run Arsenal had been on though, it was still a surprise to see it end against a team that were beaten finalists in the Champions League last season. Borussia Dortmund’s 2-1 win at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday merely confirmed that Arsenal … More Wake up call

They weren’t going orienteering, they were at a football match

listen to ‘They weren’t going orienteering, they were at a football match’ on Audioboo Sam Limbert is joined by James Bale and Rob Starr for the latest Sam’s Match Reports podcast. They talk about Arsenal’s win over Norwich, flares, tackling goalkeepers, Ronaldo vs Zlatan, cult heroes and pudding. All the pudding. Subscribe to the podcast … More They weren’t going orienteering, they were at a football match