Arsenal And Wenger Silence Critics

Arsenal and Arsene Wenger produced the best possible response to all their recent critics, including the ones calling for Wenger to leave, by beating the current Champions Manchester United in an excellent and thrilling game of football at the Emirates on Saturday. The result of which leaves Arsenal still firmly in the title race. It was the perfect response at the end of a difficult week to 10 days, in fact ever since they relinquished the 4 – 2 lead against Spurs in the final few moments. The fans at the Emirates are certainly getting full value for money entertainment wise recently, although I don’t suppose too many of them would argue that the Spurs game was “entertaining” for them! Continue reading

English Premiership Table 08/09

Here is the 08/09 Premier League Table. I will be updating the Table as soon as the Premiership kicks off on 16th August. Which team will be sitting proudly at the top come next May? Cast your own vote now in the Poll just to the left of the page. At the time of writing it looks like a 2 horse race this year between Liverpool and Man Utd, both with 33% of the vote. Update: Chelsea are receiving a lot more votes now. Very interesting and I hope the actually title race is as hotly contested! Continue reading

Spurs End Liverpool’s Unbeaten Record

On a dark and very wet autumn evening in North London Tottenham rode their luck and Liverpool’s ran out as Spurs cut short the Reds unbeaten start to the league season. Meanwhile, earlier in the day, their North London rivals, Arsenal, were potentially kissing their title hopes good-bye after they succumbed to the lethal weapon that is Rory Delap’s amazingly long throw-ins. Continue reading