1. An Arsenal Fan Salutes Barcelona...

    As an Arsenal fan, it's been an exhausting season that felt like a drunk behind the wheel of a Ferrari: Accelerate! Slam on the brakes! Accelerate! Run over something and lose a tire! ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about 5 years ago 404 reads 1 comments

  2. Arsenal: Three to Go...

    It sure would be nice to sweep up the season with three victories in three matches. Let's take a look at what lies ahead, shall we? Sunday - Chelsea @ Home: Arsenal meets the other Champions League loser, Chelsea, this weekend...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 236 reads 2 comments

  3. Arsenal—Defeated and Deflated

    When Arsenal exited the Champion's League last year, it was the quarterfinals and Liverpool had just stolen victory back from us in a wild match that dealt Arsenal a cruel blow in the final six minutes to leave me feeling gutted...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 84 reads 0 comments

  4. Arsenal: It's a Bird, It's a Plane...

    It's Super Manny! He rescued us in Rome once already this season. If not for his heroics Wednesday in Man United's "shock and awe" assault on our Champion's League dreams, we'd be dead and buried right now...

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  5. Are Arsenal Heading For an Upset, Or In Over Their Heads?

    If there was any question about the quality of Arshavin before his four strikes and four goals against Liverpool on Tuesday, well, let's just say there's one tiny Russian sniper on this team who comes to play every day—end of story...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 468 reads 2 comments

  6. Arsenal: Glass Half Full After Defeat

    As I just finished watching our 2-1 loss to Chelsea in the FA Cup semifinals, I'm not exactly surprised. In fact, I'll go out on a limb and say it's a good thing this happened now, ahead of our heavyweight Champions League bout with Manchester United..

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 339 reads 1 comments

  7. Arsenal on a Run and Making a Grab

    Arsenal have played some 50 matches this season in all competitions.I read an interview with good old Bobby Pires this morning where he called attention to the fact that Arsenal haven't lost a match in three months...

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  8. Arsenal: Calling Adebayor...

    Earlier in the season, my three-year-old son and I had taken to calling Adebayor "Stinky-bayor."Later, in this very Arsenal thread, I suggested giving Adebayor away if he didn't shape up quickly when he finally returned from injury...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 629 reads 1 comments

  9. Arsenal and the Yellow Submarine

    Can't wait to get back to Champion's League action against Villareal in Spain tomorrow.A win would put us comfortably in the driver's seat for the return at the Emirates next week...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 155 reads 1 comments

  10. He's Back! The Return of Fabregas

    "It's been a long time, I shouldn't have left you Without a strong rhyme to step to Think of how many weak shows you slept through Time's up, I'm sorry I kept you" –Eric B and Rakim "I ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 207 reads 2 comments

  11. Arsenal Rising

    My dad called me last night because he'd been watching TV and caught a bit of Fox Soccer news, he wasn't sure if he'd heard them right–"was Arsenal in fourth place?" he asked...

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  12. Lucky Arsenal

    There, I said it and I'm proud of it. Enough of Liverpool hogging all the luck. It's about time we got some.I've been standing back and waiting patiently over the last couple of weeks for this–the showdown with Roma in Rome...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 181 reads 1 comments

  13. Siena Basketball: Go Saints!

    Chances are, you've never heard of Siena College, a small liberal arts school of about 3,000 students, tucked away in suburban Loudonville, NY, just outside of Albany...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 243 reads 1 comments

  14. What Arsenal Needs...

    Remember how warm and fuzzy it all was, once upon a time? Will you look at how much fun these guys are having? Look, there's a young, beaming Fabregas. And his buddy, Adebayor...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 658 reads 4 comments

  15. Arsenal: Let's Take Things One Game at a Time

    Must beat Spurs. Must beat Spurs. Must beat Spurs. I don't care how we do it. It can be the ugliest win in the history of the sport and I'd cheer it just as I would the most beautiful game ever...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 160 reads 0 comments

  16. Andrei Arshavin to Arsenal: The Final Chapter

    DONE DEAL! For those of you Gunners fans who weren't holding your breath (because you'd be dead and buried and rotten by now), we can finally rejoice in the news that Andrei Arshavin is officially an Arsenal player...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 445 reads 0 comments

  17. Arsenal—What Time Is It?

    Don't look now, but it's time for our regularly scheduled late season collapse.Good thing we got a head start this year.Sure, we didn't lose in a must win game against Everton earlier this week...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 538 reads 0 comments

  18. Andrei Arshavin to Arsenal?

    It was a weekend of last gasp winners from the likes of Man U and Chelsea, who were both lucky to escape their games with maximum points...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 1,032 reads 2 comments

  19. Arsenal - Nothing Left to Lose

    What else is there now that Fabregas is gone?Such a cruel twist of irony - just a day after the Champions League pairing of Arsenal vs. Roma (Danny's team) is announced, we lose both our captains to injury...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 337 reads 2 comments

  20. A Plan to Fix Arsenal's Problems

    How are we supposed to take this team seriously?The above photo is real (no Photoshop up my sleeve)—I snapped it right off the Arsenal website...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about over 5 years ago 376 reads 1 comments

  21. One In a Row

    So the bright and brilliant Arsenal youth squad finally falls to Barnsley at the cold and unwelcoming pitch at Turf Moor."Turf Moor."Everytime I see it in print, I think of "Darth Maul" from Star Wars...

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  22. Shocked and Gutted: An Arsenal's Fan's Reaction To The North London Derby

    I had two thoughts on my way to work this morning. First, it was a beautiful, crisp, fall morning. The autumn colors were glowing in the golden morning dusk...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about almost 6 years ago 447 reads 3 comments

  23. Slumdog in Pleasantville...

    Caught a special screening of Danny Boyle's new film, "Slumdog Millionaire," right down the block at the Jacob Burns Film Center on Friday night...

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  24. Australian Rules...

    While Arsenal are storming the EPL, somewhere on the other side of the world, Lis is watching ARF - that's right - Australian Rules Football...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about almost 6 years ago 83 reads 0 comments

  25. There's Carlos Vela...

    After a rough takeoff, looks like we're cruising with a flying start in the league.Again.6-0 to Arsenal, with a sound thumping of Sheffield United in Carling Cup action this week.Hat trick by Vela in his first league start...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Matthew Kicinski about almost 6 years ago 58 reads 0 comments