At the beginning of the season, it looked like Olivier Giroud would be a complete flop when he missed sitter after sitter in Arsenal first five or six games, but he is under the impression that he has settled in rather well for his first season, and he promises to improve even further in the next campaign. He said on Arsenal.com: “For me it’s a good season,”
There is a good chance that the goalkeeping situation at Arsenal will stay the same; and to be honest the topic is becoming more and more redundant as time goes on because Szczesny is a great keeper, and will be one of the best in the world (only an idiot would say otherwise).
Statistics from Manchester City 1-1 Arsenal by AH
Potential Arsenal Targets by AH
As we are on the lookout for a new midfielder since the departure of Alex Song to Barcelona, I thought I would take a look at the statistics of three of our defensive midfield transfer targets.
The three players I will be comparing are;
Statistics from Arsenal Vs Sunderland by AH
Heres a look at the statistics from Saturday’s Arsenal Vs Sunderland game;
– Arsenal had 70.1% possession vs Sunderland.
– Arsenal took 23 shots today with only 3 hitting the target.
– Arsenal completed 637/702 passes – a percentage of 91%.