1. Wojciech Szczesny vs. David Ospina: Complete Breakdown of Arsenal Keeper Battle

    For the second year in a row, Wojciech Szczesny is in a battle for his place. Last season, the caliber of his performances gradually slipped as he made more and more mistakes...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 13,705 reads 52 comments

  2. Arsenal's 10 Greatest January Transfer Window Signings of the Premier League Era

    Arsene Wenger is not known for making many signings , but the players he does buy often exceed expectations. This is particularly true in January, when fewer players are on the market and the boss acquires many fewer players...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 15,187 reads 22 comments

  3. Why Danny Welbeck Is Under Most Pressure for Arsenal After Brighton FA Cup Game

    A resurgent, if defensively unstable, Arsenal fended off Brighton & Hove Albion's comeback to win 3-2 and progress to the fifth round of the FA Cup. The result was significant, though expected...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 12,477 reads 37 comments

  4. Brighton vs. Arsenal: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape FA Cup Game

    Arsenal will continue their FA Cup defense this weekend against Brighton, in a match that will seem familiar to many of Arsenal's seasoned veterans...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 4,841 reads 7 comments

  5. Carl Jenkinson Is the Arsenal Man Who Would Most Benefit from January Transfer

    All of a sudden, Arsenal have quite a bit of depth at right-back. It might not feel that way now, since Mathieu Debuchy will be out until almost the end of the season with ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 12,606 reads 39 comments

  6. Why Arsenal Must Not Keep the Faith in Costa Rica Forward Joel Campbell

    It's silly season once again. Transfer rumors and other assorted bits of made-up clickbait are making the rounds as fans grasp onto the most meager strands of hope that their team will sign someone...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 11,742 reads 30 comments

  7. Why the Return of Mesut Ozil Can Be the Spark That Ignites Arsenal's Season

    Slowly but perceptibly, Arsenal are recovering from their injury bug. It's been quite a while, and a few key players are still hurt...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 18,747 reads 47 comments

  8. Why Consistency Is the Biggest Issue Facing Arsenal After Manchester City Game

    Arsenal finally did it: They beat one of the truly big teams away from home. And they did so decisively, taking control of the game and defending in an organized way...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 3,330 reads 3 comments

  9. Pellegrini vs. Wenger: Breaking Down the Manchester City-Arsenal Dugout Battle

    Arsenal have struggled mightily against the best teams in the Premier League for years. They have seemed either hapless, toothless or both during matches against the likes of Manchester United and Chelsea ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 8,061 reads 17 comments

  10. How Arsenal Can Get the Best out of Theo Walcott in the Remainder of the Season

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has a new weapon at his disposal—a weapon he has not been able to use for a year...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 8,814 reads 24 comments

  11. Imagining How Arsenal Would Best Use Transfer Target Ilkay Gundogan

    It's no secret that Arsenal lack depth in midfield and defense, and it would be criminal for Arsene Wenger to leave both areas unaddressed this transfer window...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 16,409 reads 35 comments

  12. Where Can Arsenal Improve Defensively in 2015?

    If there's one reason why Arsenal are in fifth place right now, it is their defense. The Gunners dropped far too many points at the beginning of the season, and they continue to do so on occasion, because of a lackluster and porous defense...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 3,937 reads 14 comments

  13. Arsenal vs. Stoke City: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Premier League Game

    Just weeks after Stoke humiliated Arsenal at the Britannia Stadium, the Potters and the Gunners will meet again at the Emirates...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 8,449 reads 21 comments

  14. 10 Things for Arsenal Fans to Look Forward to in 2015

    Being an Arsenal fan is an extremely painful job. No team is as good at self-destructing or flattering to deceive as Arsene Wenger's Gunners. But silver linings and genuine reasons for happiness are often lost amid the gloom...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 12,183 reads 42 comments

  15. What Mathieu Debuchy Must Do to Become a Great Arsenal Defender

    Mathieu Debuchy faced a titanic task when he transferred from Newcastle to Arsenal this past summer. He was brought in to replace Bacary Sagna , which was no small ask...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 9,347 reads 23 comments

  16. Outlining an Ideal January Transfer Window Scenario for Arsenal

    The transfer window is back open, and Arsenal need to act as quickly as possible to shore up the many weaknesses that have crippled them this season...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 3 months ago 9,560 reads 22 comments

  17. Arsenal: A Half-Term Report on Arsene Wenger's Side

    Arsenal 's last game against Southampton was their 20th in the Premier League this season. In other words, the Gunners have now gone through more than half of the EPL campaign...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 5,429 reads 20 comments

  18. January Transfer Plan to Guarantee Arsenal a Top-Four Spot in the Premier League

    January 3 is a day that Arsenal fans have eagerly been anticipating for months: the start of the January transfer window. Arsene Wenger splashed the cash this past summer—no one can accuse him of being his usual thrifty self...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 8,939 reads 25 comments

  19. Southampton vs. Arsenal: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape EPL Game

    When Arsenal traveled to St. Mary's Stadium to play Southampton on Jan. 1, 2014, they were lucky to come away with a point after being completely dominated by the Saints. They'll need a better result this time around...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 8,186 reads 17 comments

  20. Reasons for and Against Arsenal Sacking Arsene Wenger

    To say that Arsenal have had a rocky start to the season is a massive understatement. The Gunners are still outside of the top four and have collapsed on several occasions against big and small teams alike...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 9,849 reads 99 comments

  21. West Ham United vs. Arsenal: How the Gunners Should Line Up in London Derby

    Arsenal and Arsene Wenger have no time to think about their fingernail-killing 2-1 win over Queens Park Rangers . They will get right back to action in a London derby against West Ham United ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 14,571 reads 39 comments

  22. What Role Should Santi Cazorla Play for Arsenal as the Season Progresses?

    It's been a peculiar season for Santi Cazorla . As usual, he has played in almost all of Arsenal 's matches—his 16 Premier League appearances stand out in a side that has endured injury after injury...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 18,088 reads 31 comments

  23. Arsenal vs. QPR: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape London Derby for Gunners

    Arsenal and Queens Park Rangers will meet on Boxing Day for the first time since the latter were relegated to the Championship...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 4,228 reads 25 comments

  24. Brendan Rodgers vs. Arsene Wenger: Who Will Leave Their Post First?

    When Arsenal traveled to Anfield to play Liverpool last season, the Gunners were league leaders and the Reds were mounting a title chase that so nearly saw Steven Gerrard hoist the Premier League trophy...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 10,445 reads 41 comments

  25. Liverpool vs. Arsenal: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Premier League Game

    Arsenal travel to Anfield on Sunday to play Liverpool in a clash of two struggling clubs. Liverpool are languishing in 11th place, while Arsenal sit in a disappointing sixth...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 4 months ago 10,519 reads 19 comments