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Category Archive for 'Match Report'

We Won the (Honest) League

“We love you Arsenal, we do!” A club that has a tradition of doing things the right way, the honest way, the honourable way but was in disarray on and off the field appointed a brilliant young manager who then built a team that is easy to love and that plays wonderful football. That team […]

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Taking It To The Wire

All we all needed to do today was take three points and that is exactly what we did. Frankly, I’d be happy enough to leave this report there as I’ve already covered all the important points. However, there are probably a few more things that can reasonably be said about a strange game of football […]

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Bournemouth visited The Grove for a midday Saturday game under glorious skies, The Arsenal hoping to advance their cause and increase their lead at the top of the league. In the 11th minute Ryan Christie earned a straight red card for a high-footed, studs-up foul on Bukayo Saka. Arsenal, who by that time had five […]

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Control

And so, to the wilds of Middlesex, risking life and limb in order to bring light where formerly there was only darkness. Chief missionary today being our very own C100. The home crowd sounded as belligerent and restless as any encountered by Cook or Livingstone, as the antelope horn sounded out the pre-match battle cry; […]

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Embed from Getty Images On the tube tonight on the way to this match I encountered a group of Neanderthals who soon outed themselves as Chelsea fans. I will censor their comments but their expectations for the game were either that they would get crushed 5-0 or it would be a classic. Their main hope was […]

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