1. Anderlecht vs. Arsenal: Key Issues That Will Shape Champions League Game

    Arsenal do not have much time to recover after a disappointing weekend, as they get back to action almost immediately against Anderlecht. The Gunners will travel to Belgium with high expectations and poor form...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 hours ago 4,391 reads 6 comments

  2. Arsenal vs. Hull City: Key Issues That Will Shape Premier League Game

    After what has seemed like an interminable layoff, Arsenal will get back to action this weekend against Hull City . The two sides have not met since the Gunners thrillingly came back to beat the Tigers in the FA Cup final in May...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 days ago 3,992 reads 16 comments

  3. A Progress Report on the Form of Arsenal's Summer Signing Alexis Sanchez

    Arsene Wenger made Alexis Sanchez his first and most important signing of this past summer's transfer window. Unlike last year's marquee purchase, he seems to be paying immediate dividends...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 5 days ago 6,542 reads 7 comments

  4. Why Santi Cazorla Is the Perfect Man to Replace Mesut Ozil at Arsenal

    Once upon a time, Santi Cazorla was an attacking midfielder. When he was bought from a financially troubled Malaga side in 2012, he was immediately deployed in the most advanced midfield position possible...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 6 days ago 6,533 reads 23 comments

  5. Why Theo Walcott Can Spark Arsenal's Season Back to Life

    Width: It's something every Arsenal fan heard commentators talk about ad nauseam last season, and something with which the Gunners still struggle. They played half of last season with no natural wingers and the entire team was worse off for it...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 7 days ago 1,783 reads 3 comments

  6. Why Laurent Koscielny Is the Unsung Hero for Arsenal so Far in 2014/15 Season

    Arsenal began their title challenge this season on a paper-thin foundation. After selling Thomas Vermaelen over the summer, it was patently obvious that Arsene Wenger needed ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 8 days ago 5,791 reads 14 comments

  7. Analysing Aaron Ramsey's Form for Arsenal This Season

    After lighting the Premier League on fire last season, Aaron Ramsey has not quite been the same. Two goals and one assist in six games is not too bad a haul for a midfielder, ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 days ago 4,621 reads 16 comments

  8. What Can Arsenal Realistically Expect from Alexis Sanchez This Season?

    In what has thus far been a season of disappointment for Arsenal , Alexis Sanchez has been one of the team's lone bright spots...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 13 days ago 9,481 reads 38 comments

  9. 5 Issues Arsenal Need to Work on During International Break

    Arsenal have not started the season particularly well. They will not have an opportunity to achieve any positive results for the next two weeks, and many of their first-team players will be away playing for their respective countries...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 14 days ago 4,843 reads 35 comments

  10. 5 Arsenal Players to Watch on International Duty Week of October 6

    Another international break is upon us, and though the wait for club football to resume might seem interminable, Gunners fans can satisfy their desire for football by following their favorite players as they play for their respective countries...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 14 days ago 3,587 reads 1 comments

  11. Why Mesut Ozil Is Under Most Pressure for Arsenal Following Loss to Chelsea

    Mesut Ozil is often lambasted whenever he is played on the wing. Much of the blame rests with Arsene Wenger for putting him there in the first place, but Ozil often does nothing to redeem the manager's faith in him...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 15 days ago 13,318 reads 61 comments

  12. Chelsea vs. Arsenal: Key Issues That Will Shape Premier League Game

    Arsenal will return to Stamford Bridge this weekend for the first time following their humiliating 6-0 thrashing last spring, which effectively threw them out of the Premier League title race...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 18 days ago 14,110 reads 77 comments

  13. David Ospina Has a Chance to Shine Following Wojciech Szczesny's Suspension

    When David Ospina signed for Arsenal in July, Arsene Wenger said that he would challenge Wojciech Szczesny for the team's sole spot between the sticks, per Richard Arrowsmith of the Daily Mail ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 18 days ago 5,907 reads 5 comments

  14. 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 20 days ago 2,670 reads 1 comments

  15. 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 21 days ago 4,877 reads 24 comments

  16. 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 22 days ago 4,723 reads 16 comments

  17. 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 25 days ago 9,793 reads 49 comments

  18. 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 26 days ago 33,913 reads 48 comments

  19. 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 28 days ago 6,978 reads 15 comments

  20. 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 29 days ago 10,015 reads 1 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 11,447 reads 36 comments

  22. 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 1 month ago 4,591 reads 30 comments

  23. 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 1 month ago 7,958 reads 51 comments

  24. 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 1 month ago 27,036 reads 33 comments

  25. 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 1 month ago 8,406 reads 14 comments