1. Arsenal: Aaron Ramsey Happy with His Game, 3 Reasons Why Arsenal May Not Be

    Aaron Ramsey has stated he's happy with his contribution to Arsenal in 2011. Speaking to Arsenal's Official Matchday Program he said: "I’m happy with what I’ve ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 4,969 reads 87 comments

  2. Arsenal Tactics: Arsene Wenger, Please Give Us More of the Cutbacks

    Herbert Chapman, the first exemplar of the modern manager, inventor of the W-M formation and Arsenal 's early and visionary manager, famously decried the "senseless policy of running ...

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  3. Arsenal: Why They Will Lose Champions League Spot to Tottenham Hotspur

    Anathema and totally ridiculous, must be your first thought at reading the title of this article if you are an Arsenal fan and you miss the "why" for the "will." For diehard Gooners, there's no greater abomination...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,801 reads 20 comments

  4. Robin Van Persie Enamored by Assists More Than Goals

    Robin Van Persie has been a hot news items in the last four weeks or so. If it has not been Manchester City 's undisguised interest him (they'd love to whisk him away like they ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 683 reads 1 comments

  5. Arsenal News: Alex Song to Arsene Wenger, Sign Thierry Henry

    In the post-match interview after the Wolverhampton Wanderers match on Tuesday, Arsene Wenger did not seem that enthusiastic about signing Thierry Henry on loan from the New York Red Bulls when pressed on the issue by the press...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,133 reads 11 comments

  6. Arsenal vs. Wolves: What Could Arsenal Have Done to Get the Victory?

    If at the end of the Wolverhampton Wanderers game the home crowd wanted to boo the Gunners, then perhaps they, themselves, should be shipped off in January...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 934 reads 7 comments

  7. Arsenal Transfer: My Mystifying Encounter with a "Santa Claus"

    It was the night before Christmas. The shadows, mingling with the chromatic lights that glistened from the Christmas tree in the corner, were soft and docile, constrained it seemed—by ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 673 reads 4 comments

  8. Arsenal News: Arsene Wenger To Promote Chu Young Park and Others in 2012

    Tuesday, October 25. The Emirates. Carling Cup. The second half. Four of Arsenal 's fringe players shine: Chu Young Park, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Andre Arshavin and Yossi Benayoun...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,832 reads 3 comments

  9. Arsenal and the Top 4 Contenders: Measuring Their Progress Since November

    At a time when folks take a little detour from the busy thoroughfare of life, football is still at the forefront of our thoughts. And for those who call themselves Gooners, there's only one team to measure, Arsenal ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,824 reads 9 comments

  10. Arsene Wenger's Christmas Message to the Gunners: Start 2012 in the Top 4

    Arsene Wenger 's holiday wish is to see Arsenal begin the new year in top-four position on the Premiership table...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,152 reads 16 comments

  11. Arsenal Christmas: Celebrating All of Van Persie's 44 Goals of 2011

    It's a season of celebration and appreciation, so what better way to celebrate for Gooners than to reminisce upon Robin Van Persie 's 44 goals of the 2011 calendar year? But even if you're not a Gooner, you can surely enjoy the goals yourself...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 5,295 reads 54 comments

  12. Arsenal News: Robin Van Persie Savors His Current Form and Success

    Thirty-four goals in 34 Premier League games this season. This is Robin Van Persie 's success story. A well-taken penalty at Aston Villa , that looked for a moment as though it ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,972 reads 3 comments

  13. Arsenal vs. Aston Villa: Thoughts on Gunners' Shaky Victory

    Arsenal won 2-1 at Aston Villa . Three points taken. That's what matters...most. The victory gives the team a two-point cushion over Liverpool , who are hot on Arsenal's heels; it also leaves Arsenal within hailing distance of Chelsea ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,146 reads 15 comments

  14. Luis Suárez Banned for 8 Matches: Christmas Gift for Gooners?

    The FA finally gave their verdict on the racial row between Luis Suárez and Patrice Evra. The dynamic forward has been fined £40,000 and given an eight-match ban...

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  15. Arsenal Christmas Schedule: Solving the Full-Back Problem

    The Arsenal -City match was just the first of a gruesome Christmas schedule. Here's how it looks. Date Place Team Dec. 21 A Villa Dec...

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  16. Arsenal Christmas: Kanu's Season Wish for the Gunners

    Nwankwo Kanu , remember him? The gangly but silky forward who played for Arsenal for five years from 1999 to 2004? Yes, the Kanu, who scores a hat trick in 15 minutes for Arsenal ...

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  17. Arsenal: Pros and Cons of Bringing Thierry Henry Back on Loan

    The Guardian reports that Arsene Wenger is showing a little more openness to the idea of bringing Thierry Henry back to Arsenal on loan from the New York Red Bulls, the team at which Henry currently plays...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 4,176 reads 10 comments

  18. Arsenal News: Roberto Mancini to Nasri, "Pick Up Your Game"

    Signs that the love affair between Roberto Mancini and one of his newest acquisitions, Samir Nasri, the now enfant terrible of Arsenal , are souring have surfaced at last...

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  19. EPL Round 16: Arsenal vs. Manchester City, Tactical Preview and Projection

    When Manchester City host Arsenal this Sunday at the Etihad Stadium in their EPL Round of 16 match, it will be a duel both sides will look to win...

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  20. Ju Young Park to Arsenal: I'm Ready to Take My Chance

    As the busy EPL Christmas schedule begins with the attendant promise of many thrills and delights for fans around the world, it rolls out with unforgiving nightmares in its hull for football managers...

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  21. Arsenal vs. Manchester City: Arsene Wenger, Roberto Mancini in Tactical Battle

    Manchester City host Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium this Sunday for their Round 16 Premier League duel. In comparison to this encounter, the rest of the week's matches are mere undercards...

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  22. Arsenal News: Denilson Will Not Be Returning After Loan at São Paulo

    Denilson , remember him? Arsenal 's underachieving midfielder who has had to go back to Brazil on loan to former club São Paulo? Yes, that Denilson, whom many Arsenal fans are not very keen about...

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  23. Manchester City vs Arsenal: Did Chelsea's Victory Open the Door for Arsenal?

    Arsenal play Manchester City on Sunday, a game that should test Arsenal's mettle. Prior to facing Chelsea , Manchester City had enjoyed a season record of 14 unbeaten games...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,974 reads 30 comments

  24. Tottenham Hotspur vs. Stoke City: Pain, Grief and Mistaken Identity

    Tottenham Hotspur should win the Premiership this year, not could or might. The club's current form has enough credentials to make the first of the three options the imperative, at least as far as Spurs fans are concerned...

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  25. EPL Game Recap: Arsenal vs Everton, Three Tactical and Strategic Issues

    The Victory Arsenal defeated Everton by a lone goal in their Round 15 premier league game. The victory capped the 125 anniversary celebration of the club's founding. Nothing less than victory could have sufficed under the circumstance...

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