1. Arsenal Transfer and Tactics: 7 Players Wenger Will Be Happy to Sell This Summer

    Arsenal . Ashburton Grove. Chelsea and Failure In their quest to make the last eight in this season's Champions League campaign, Arsenal failed where Chelsea succeeded in ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 14,889 reads 79 comments

  2. Arsenal Diary: The Rise of Arsenal and the Fall of Tottenham Hotspur

    Dear future Gooner, In this my third entry, I want to advance the narrative—just a little—from where I left it. Weightier matters will follow in the next...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 3,788 reads 43 comments

  3. Arsenal Triumph 2-1 over Resilient Newcastle at the Emirates: How It Happened

    Arsenal started brightly, but Newcastle United drew the first blood in the 14th minute, when Ben Arfa fired the visitors ahead. Arsenal replied immediately...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,106 reads 54 comments

  4. Robin Van Persie Agrees to £210k-a-Week Deal with Manchester City?

    Robin van Persie has agreed to a transfer deal with Manchester City , a deal worth £210,000 a week, according to reports...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 12,218 reads 113 comments

  5. English Premier League: Fight of the Bottom 5 Reviewed in Pictures and More

    English Premier League. Season 20. Who gets the boot this time? Who suffers the ignominy of relegation, gets sent to the nether worlds of the lower leagues, at the cost of £75 ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,051 reads 8 comments

  6. Arsenal Sweat Ahead of Newcastle After Chelsea's Victory over Stoke City

    Arsenal play Newcastle on Monday, a match the Gunners must win to retain advantage in the race for fourth place on the Premier League table...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 3,578 reads 26 comments

  7. Arsenal Transfer Rumours: Alex Song off to Juventus? No Chance

    Juventus have an £18 million transfer chest, says the Daily Mail , and they want to spent some of it on Arsenal 's Alex Song...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 7,473 reads 29 comments

  8. Wojciech Szczesny Expresses Controversial Views About Chelsea and Spurs

    Wojciech Szczesny , the Arsenal goalkeeper is in the news, expressing views that may not go down well with a huge chunk of fandom, especially those at Stamford Bridge and White Hart Lane...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,823 reads 30 comments

  9. Chelsea: Sacking Andre Villas-Boas Was Foolish and Unjust

    John Terry is saddened by Andre-Villas Boas' sack. He thinks Chelsea players are to blame for it. Sad for Andre, because unfortunately it falls on his head, when I think the players ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,519 reads 20 comments

  10. Glen Johnson's Evra Claim Illustrates the Danger of Fanaticism

    Fans are fanatics. Glen Johnson is a fan, a fan of Liverpool , not just a player there. Only a fan can claim what he does in his recent interview with Daily Mail...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,014 reads 54 comments

  11. Robin Van Persie: 10 Reasons He'll Stay at Arsenal Next Season

    Arsenal . Class 2012. Baffling. Now dead. Now resurrected. Phoenix. A Gooner observed. Their victory over Tottenham Hotspur , after going behind by two goals was a demonstration in resilience and spirit...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 20,065 reads 102 comments

  12. Arsenal Fail Gloriously Against AC Milan: Rating the Players in the Amazing Game

    Arsenal staged a remarkable comeback against AC Milan in their Champions League second leg encounter, winning the second leg by three unanswered goals...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,257 reads 57 comments

  13. Arsenal vs. AC Milan: Zlatan Ibrahimovic—Star, Egoist, Opportunist

    Back in December when the draws for the last 16 of the 2011-12 Champions League campaign were made and Arsenal drew AC Milan or vice versa, former Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti, ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,637 reads 66 comments

  14. Arsenal: Watch Robin Van Persie Confound Pepe Reina with His Lightning Strikes

    Robin van Persie is different from the world's two best players, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo , but he is in the same class. His nose for goal currently is second to none, even compared to those two...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 3,441 reads 36 comments

  15. Tottenham Hotspur: The Wheels Still on Despite Back-to-Back Losses.

    Tottenham Hotspur were downed by a below-par Manchester United , who inflicted a second loss on the north Londoners in a fortnight. But for the goodwill Spurs are enjoying currently from the media, this would be a full-blown crisis...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,476 reads 9 comments

  16. Arsenal: 4 Good News and 2 Bad News at Ashburton Grove

    The Atmosphere of gloom and doom left Arsenal last Sunday for West London and made its new bed at Chelsea , to stay for at least a fortnight. From this new headquarter, it is sending out scouts to Tottenham Hotspur ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 7,499 reads 66 comments

  17. Liverpool vs. Arsenal: Rating the Players in the Gunners' Crucial 2-1 Win

    Arsenal got an improbable win at Liverpool despite a very poor performance by the Gunners. The problem that plagued them in their recent losses—too much space between the ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 4,588 reads 128 comments

  18. Arsenal News: Arsene Wenger Furious with Belgium and Holland

    Arsene Wenger cannot understand why Belgium national manager, Georges Leekens, played Thomas Vermaelen for the entire 90 minutes of the friendly match with Greece when the manager had other options on the bench...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,734 reads 9 comments

  19. Arsenal Transfer and Tactics: 6 Summer Deals the Fans Would Go Crazy for

    Transfers sell. It's why newspapers write them and even out-rightly invent a number of rumors, and we at B/R are not ignorant of this...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 25,311 reads 140 comments

  20. Robin Van Persie Will Stay at Arsenal, Says Mikel Arteta

    Mikel Arteta has become Arsenal 's latest player to urge Robin van Persie to stay at Arsenal. Readers would recall that in January, Gervinho sounded what was essentially an ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 3,354 reads 29 comments

  21. Arsenal: The Liverpool Game Could Determine Arsenal's Chances at Top-4 Finish

    Fourth place will be like a major trophy for Arsenal this season. With this spot still up for grabs, and with a real possibility that Arsenal may finish outside the top four this season, the value of top four has become more apparent to many fans...

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  22. Arsenal Tactics: Tactical Analysis of the Arsenal-Spurs Game

    In the following I state a few reasons behind Arsenal 's transformation from a well-beaten side that we saw in the Milan and Sunderland FA games to the scintillating side that left a very strong Spurs side in the dust...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 2,533 reads 32 comments

  23. English Premier League and the Spectacle of Referees and Cheats

    The BBC carried the following entry on their website on Saturday, 8 January 2011. Arsenal forward Theo Walcott admits he dived in a failed attempt to win a penalty in the 1-1 FA Cup draw with Leeds...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,822 reads 33 comments

  24. Theo Walcott and Arsenal's Fickle Fans: Reviewing the Spurs Match

    The Fans I should begin by appealing to BBC Sport's fine writer, Phil McNulty . [Wenger's] stubborn streak, that belief that what he is doing is right, was a compelling force ...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 1,832 reads 44 comments

  25. Arsenal Still Kings of London After Humbling Tottenham Hotspur 5-2

    Arsenal won the North London derby 5-2 and took their revenge on Tottenham Hotspur for the 2-1 defeat in the reverse fixture in October of last year...

    I.J. Yarison Written by I.J. Yarison about over 2 years ago 4,042 reads 105 comments