1. 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 3 months ago 11,133 reads 17 comments

  2. 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 3 months ago 9,929 reads 12 comments

  3. 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 3 months ago 10,175 reads 62 comments

  4. 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 3 months ago 2,657 reads 8 comments

  5. 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 3 months ago 23,325 reads 40 comments

  6. 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 3 months ago 19,133 reads 31 comments

  7. 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 3 months ago 4,502 reads 3 comments

  8. 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 3 months ago 4,225 reads 18 comments

  9. 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 3 months ago 32,892 reads 34 comments

  10. Everton vs. Arsenal: How the Gunners Will Line Up in Premier League Game

    Despite Arsenal 's flat draw against Besiktas in midweek, the Gunners have nothing to complain about in the Premier League. They will look to keep up their 100 percent record for one more game against Everton ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 20,328 reads 37 comments

  11. Picking a Combined Everton-Arsenal XI

    If Everton and Arsenal pooled resources and created the best starting XI possible, we would end up with the following results...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 12,960 reads 41 comments

  12. Kostas Minolas Link Good News for Arsenal Team Needing Defensive Reinforcements

    Arsenal made it through the first leg of their Champions League qualifier against Besiktas with no cover for any defender...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 4,850 reads 1 comments

  13. Besiktas vs. Arsenal: How the Gunners Will Line Up in Champions League Game

    Arsenal looked sluggish and out of form in their win against Crystal Palace on Saturday, but they will need to be sharper for a trip to Besiktas in a Champions League qualifier...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 35,236 reads 35 comments

  14. Arsenal vs. Crystal Palace: Key Selection Decisions for Arsene Wenger

    After a seemingly endless summer that included a World Cup and a truncated preseason, it's time to finally put the drama to rest (for a couple of hours, at least) and get the Premier League season underway...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 12,445 reads 17 comments

  15. Why Arsenal Can Break Through and Win the Premier League Title This Season

    Arsenal came excruciatingly close to winning the Barclays Premier League last season. If certain key players had not been injured for long periods of time and the Gunners ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 28,883 reads 90 comments

  16. 10 Biggest Concerns for Arsene Wenger Ahead of New Premier League Season

    Arsene Wenger has many fewer problems ahead of this season than he has had in years past, but there still are some...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 13,770 reads 25 comments

  17. Why Yaya Sanogo Is the Answer to Arsenal's Attacking Problems

    Arsenal have really been crying out for another striker since last summer. Their insufficient depth at that crucial position was repeatedly exposed last season, contributing to ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 28,989 reads 96 comments

  18. Ranking Arsenal's 4 Best Community Shield Goals Ahead of Clash with Man City

    As the third-most successful club in English football history, Arsenal have played in their fair share of Community Shield matches. That means they've scored a fair number of goals in those matches...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 11,532 reads 2 comments

  19. 1 Thing to Fear from Every Potential Champions League Opponent

    Arsenal are seeded for the Champions League qualifying round draw and will face one of Athletic Bilbao, Lille, Copenhagen, Standard Liege or Besiktas in hope of claiming a 17th consecutive group-stage berth...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 8,535 reads 7 comments

  20. Why Carl Jenkinson Will Never Be a Regular Starter for Arsenal

    Carl Jenkinson was doing very well until this season. His boyhood passion for Arsenal made him a fan-favorite, as did his incredible work rate (probably derived from his passion for the club) and a wicked ability to cross the ball into the box...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 21,798 reads 25 comments

  21. Arsenal: Full Report Card for Every Position Entering Premier League Season

    As we inch closer to the start of the new Premier League season, it is time to assess Arsenal 's squad as it currently stands...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 39,307 reads 90 comments

  22. Arsenal vs. Benfica: How Gunners Will Line Up in Emirates Cup

    Arsenal are ready to kick their preseason preparations up a notch by playing Benfica in the first match of the Emirates Cup...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 63,029 reads 27 comments

  23. Can Jack Wilshere and Aaron Ramsey Play in Central Midfield Together?

    Here is the next big selection dilemma for Arsene Wenger : Jack Wilshere or Aaron Ramsey. A few years ago, the answer would have been patently obvious to anyone who watched the team play...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 15,303 reads 34 comments

  24. 5 Bold Predictions for Alexis Sanchez's Debut Season with Arsenal

    Arsenal have signed four players this summer, but none was bigger or generated more hype than the first: Alexis Sanchez . The Chilean has shone for years for his country and Barcelona, where he first became world famous...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 32,378 reads 44 comments

  25. Big-Money Buys Still on Arsenal's Radar

    Arsenal have already had their most productive and high-spending transfer window in recent memory, and it's not even August! There is still plenty of time for the club to make ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 18,215 reads 22 comments