I think it is fair to say that Olivier Giroud is not the most popular player amongst the Arsenal fans this season, with his paltry 20 goals for the club, and his colourful off-pitch shennanigans in London hotels with photogenic women!
What is a real Gooner? By DT
There is a very interesting article today that has an interview with Robin Van Persie’s Mum and his wife Bouchra, and they are both VERY keen that the Dutchman should stay at Arsenal for the rest of his career.
It looks like a three-way fight between the bitter London rivals of Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham for the two remaining Champions League places after the Manchester clubs.
Last nights brilliant 2-1 win over Newcastle has ruled the North-East team out of the race, but has put Arsenal just one point behind Spurs with Chelsea just three points behind.
There is an excellent Arsenal transfer rumour out this morning saying that the brilliant Bayern Munich and Holland hitman Arjen Robben is fully intending to leave the Bundesliga this summer, and would love to return to London where he had three excellent season’s with Chelsea.
London will never be white or blue, it’ll always be Red. by KJ
What a game! It was exhilarating, brilliant but unexpected. I didn’t really think we’d put 5 past a Spurs team hailed as the best in half a century.
Throughout the summer one name kept cropping up when the words transfer and Arsenal were mentioned in the same breath. That name was Bolton Wanderers defender Gary Cahill. The transfer window may be closed, but the speculation does not stop and it looks like Cahill will be moving to London in January after all.