THE CURIOUS CASE OF THEO WALCOTT by Uche
Liverpool 2 – 2 Arsenal Player Ratings by KJ
Szczesny – 7
Made some really good saves, was commanding but did have a bit of a brain fart that could’ve cost us but fortunately it didn’t.
Arsenal 2 – 0 Borussia Dortmund Player Ratings by KJ
Martinez – 7
He was pretty decent today. Made some good claims, his distribution was good and he made a couple of good saves late on.
Arsenal 2 – 2 Hull City Player Ratings by KJ
Szczesny – 5
Didn’t have anything to do aside from pick the ball out of the net for the two times Hull scored.
My Arsenal XI to Face Southampton in the League Cup by AT
After finally getting back on track in a 3-0 victory over Aston Villa, Arsenal welcome Southampton to the Emirates to kick off their Capital One Cup campaign. With so many injuries to deal with and a North London derby to keep an eye on, Arsene Wenger will have a lot of tricky decisions to make. But based on player performances and fatigue, here’s how I’d go about it.
Arsenal – genuine title contenders? by SE
It would not be an anomaly to call Arsenal as one of this season’s genuine contenders for the Premier League title, in addition to Man City, Chelsea and Liverpool. And, one of the reasons for that has to be the kind of squad Wenger possesses; Yes, Arsenal could well do with a Fernando or a Matic kind of a defensive midfielder but, still, the North Londoners have reinforced their squad in the best possible way, and the new signings have looked good, too.
The Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain believes that last seasons FA Cup win will be the catalyst for the Gunners to go on and win more trophies, as the team now has the belief (and the new players!) to carry on the “winning momentum”.
Last season Arsene Wenger made a big deal of Arsenal signing up his young British talents on long-term contracts, saying that they were going to be the çore’of the side that were going to go on to great things.