Tag Archives: Guardiola

Arsenal’s tactical Evolution – Has Wenger finally adapted?

Arsenal’s Tactical Evolution by TJ

Both Wenger and Guardiola are believers/disciples of the Rinus Michels school of total football. Both Wenger and Guardiola build teams which are distinguishable by 3 characteristics – skill, speed and intelligence.

Have Arsenal dodged a MASSIVE Pep shaped bullet?

Arsenal have for some time been linked with the former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola, especially during the dark days when a big slice of the Arsenal support was sick and tired of Arsene Wenger and blamed the Frenchman for the club´s struggles in the transfer market and on the football pitch.

Klopp bombshell forcing Arsenal to decide on Wenger?

The subject has not come up quite as much among Arsenal fans recently, as the team have really turned around a poor start of the season to show that Arsene Wenger has still got what it takes to compete at the highest level. Our amazing run of results along with some good work in the recent transfer windows, some big improvements from individual players like Ramsey and Giroud and an ability to change tactics successfully have got us Gooners believing in the Prof again.

Arsene Wenger is Arsenal’s Kryptonite! (And the Reasons Why)

Wenger is Arsenal’s Kryptonite by AD

Arsenal Debate – Why did Wenger sign a new contract?

WHAT DRIVES WENGER? by AO

I was having a discussion with my fellow Arsenal fans in Nigeria about what drives Le Boss and why he signed a new three year contract. If he wasn’t motivated anymore, I believe retiring after winning the FA Cup last season would have been the best time possible for him to have made an exit, as all Arsenal fans were happy with him at the time, but yet he signed a new three year contract with the same wages.

Should Arsenal allow Ozil to join Bayern Munich?

There is an interesting Arsenal rumour in todays Express saying that the Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola is looking to poach Mesut Ozil next summer if the World Cup winner continues to be played out of position and fails to impress when forced to play as a winger.

Is this £32 million Spanish star exactly what Arsenal need?

We all know that what Arsenal needs the most this summer is a World Class striker, but just as important right now is a tough tackling defensive midfielder to take some pressure of the ageing Mikel Arteta.

Arsenal to move for Bayern’s Martinez instead of Bender?

We do not really know whether Arsene Wenger has got the same ideas as most of the Arsenal fans, but the general feeling is that the Frenchman is finally going to do what we have been crying out for him to do for some years, and sign a proper defensive midfielder.