1. Wesley Sneijder Is the 1 Galatasaray Player Arsenal Must Shut Down

    Every team has its creator, linchpin and main attacking threat. These are the players who can unlock an elite defense by themselves, and who teams must be careful to not rely too heavily upon...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 2 hours ago 144 reads 0 comments

  2. Arsenal vs. Galatasaray: Key Issues That Will Shape Champions League Game

    Arsenal need to get off the mark in the Champions League after being roundly defeated by Bayern Munich and suffering the emotional trauma of dropping two points in the north London derby last weekend...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 day ago 3,873 reads 23 comments

  3. Why Mathieu Flamini Is Under Most Pressure for Arsenal Following Draw with Spurs

    For the first 28 minutes of Arsenal 's intense match against Tottenham Hotspur , Mikel Arteta was an integral part of the midfield battle...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 2 days ago 4,277 reads 14 comments

  4. Picking a Combined Arsenal-Tottenham Hotspur XI

    Arsenal and Tottenham will meet again this weekend in the north London derby, one of the most hotly contested matches in all of football...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 5 days ago 9,697 reads 49 comments

  5. Arsenal vs. Tottenham: How the Gunners Should Line Up in North London Derby

    It's that time of year again. Arsenal and Tottenham will face off in one of the most heated rivalries in football: the north London derby...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 6 days ago 33,679 reads 48 comments

  6. 5 Things Jack Wilshere Must Do to Take His Game Forward in 2014/15 Season

    Before this season started, many—including myself—wondered how Jack Wilshere would fit into Arsenal 's team...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 7 days ago 6,870 reads 15 comments

  7. Arsenal vs. Southampton: Ranking the Best 5 Players to Swap Saints for Gunners

    Arsenal will take on Southampton in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday in a battle between two sides that know each other well...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 9 days ago 9,712 reads 1 comments

  8. Aston Villa vs. Arsenal: How the Gunners Will Line Up in Premier League Game

    Arsenal must quickly rebound from their Champions League disappointment against Borussia Dortmund in an away tie with Aston Villa ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 days ago 11,331 reads 36 comments

  9. Grading the Arsenal Players on Their Champions League Performances vs. Dortmund

    The entire Arsenal team put in an absolutely abject performance against Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener. There is no question that the Gunners will have to improve if they want to progress from the group at all...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 13 days ago 4,547 reads 30 comments

  10. Why Mesut Ozil Is Arsenal's Most Important Player in 2014-15 Champions League

    Let's talk about Mesut Ozil. He obviously does not get enough press or column inches devoted to him. But his current role in Arsenal 's team is in question, and he will be under exponentially more scrutiny in this, his second season with Arsenal...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 16 days ago 7,665 reads 51 comments

  11. Borussia Dortmund vs. Arsenal: How the Gunners Will Line Up in Champions League

    Arsenal face their toughest test of the season this week as they travel to Germany to play Borussia Dortmund in their first Champions League game...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 16 days ago 26,808 reads 33 comments

  12. How Arsenal Can Get the Best out of Alexis Sanchez

    What is Alexis Sanchez? It has been a while since the Chilean made his big move from Barcelona, but we still do not have a firm answer to that question...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 19 days ago 8,319 reads 14 comments

  13. Arsenal vs. Manchester City: How the Gunners Will Line Up in Premier League Game

    Arsenal face the biggest test of their season this weekend against Manchester City . There are a number of reasons to be anxious about this fixture, despite the fact that the ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 20 days ago 29,185 reads 52 comments

  14. Why Lukas Podolski Will Be Arsenal's X-Factor in the Premier League This Season

    It was widely reported toward the end of the transfer window that Lukas Podolski was on his way out of Arsenal . Though there was a period during which the German seemed sure to leave, he remained an Arsenal player at 11:01 p...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 22 days ago 10,735 reads 14 comments

  15. Predicting Arsenal's First Team Following the Close of the 2014 Transfer Window

    Now that the dust has settled and the transfer window has finally—mercifully—shut, it's time to take stock and think about how Arsenal will line up for most of the season...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 23 days ago 16,285 reads 42 comments

  16. Why Danny Welbeck Will Struggle as a Lone Striker for Arsenal

    Arsenal desperately needed a striker before the close of the transfer window, and they got one. Though they nearly dawdled too long, Danny Welbeck arrived at the Emirates Stadium as the club's fifth signing of a busy summer...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 26 days ago 3,666 reads 12 comments

  17. Why Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Is the Future of Arsenal's Midfield Power

    Arsenal might be weak in defense and at striker, but their best area is undoubtedly the midfield. Arsene Wenger has always built his team from the center outward...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 27 days ago 10,929 reads 17 comments

  18. Grading Arsenal's Transfer Window Signings

    The chaos of the transfer window has finally subsided and it's time to look back on one of the most prolific summers during the Arsene Wenger era...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 28 days ago 9,800 reads 12 comments

  19. Why Arsenal's Failure to Sign a Defender Will Cost Them This Season

    When Thomas Vermaelen was about to leave Arsenal , Arsene Wenger said that the club would have to find a replacement for him because he was "an important player in our squad." ( BBC )...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 28 days ago 10,109 reads 62 comments

  20. Why Yaya Sanogo Is Under Most Pressure for Arsenal Following Draw with Leicester

    Arsenal are now under severe pressure to perform better than they have thus far during this young season. The Gunners have really sputtered out of the gate, raising questions about their cohesiveness even during victories...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 month ago 2,607 reads 8 comments

  21. Leicester City vs. Arsenal: How the Gunners Will Line Up in Premier League Clash

    After their midweek exertions against Besiktas , Arsenal will get back to Premier League action this weekend with a trip to Leicester to face newly promoted Leicester City ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 month ago 23,178 reads 40 comments

  22. Breaking Down Arsenal's Champions League Opponents

    Arsenal did not have to wait long after narrowly qualifying for the Champions League to find out who their opponents in the group stage will be...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 month ago 19,084 reads 31 comments

  23. Danny Welbeck or Edinson Cavani: Who Is Better Transfer Move for Arsenal?

    Arsenal are in desperate need of a striker—even a rational Arsene Wenger cannot deny that. The manager might publicly declare that he needs to get " creative " with ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 month ago 4,408 reads 3 comments

  24. Key Battles That Will Shape Arsenal's Champions League Clash with Besiktas

    Arsenal face a crucial Champions League tie against Besiktas at home this week. If they do not win or draw 0-0, they will not qualify for the group stage for the first time in the Arsene Wenger era...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 month ago 4,172 reads 18 comments

  25. 4 Transfer Deadline-Day Possibilities for Arsenal

    There are less than 10 days until the transfer window closes, and Arsenal should still be active. As we all know by now, the Gunners are short a central defender, and they could also use a defensive midfielder and striker...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 month ago 32,814 reads 34 comments