Theo: It’s All About The Money, Money, Money

At least that’s what just over 60 per cent of respondents in my poll think. The biggest single group think that he really wants to stay, but is holding out for more dosh, presumably because he thinks his market value is higher than Arsenal think it is. From his comments I think it’s doubtful that…

Arsenal’s Options For January. Oh Crap.

Any business, including football clubs, should constantly review its operations and make sure things are going as well as possible. Even if things are looking good you should still regularly ask the question, “Is there anything we should change? What can we do to improve?” ‘Going well’ is relative. Most clubs wouldn’t dream of sacking…

Premier League Agents Fees 2008-2012

The Premier League started publishing fees paid by its clubs to agents from the 2008-09 season. This is the aggregated table since that time for all clubs who have been in the Premier League for any of those four seasons. No surprise that Man City and Chelsea top the table, and Liverpool have been trying…

The History Of Ashburton Grove

The other day someone left a comment on a blog post of mine asking why some of us call our stadium Ashburton Grove. What the hell is Ashburton Grove anyway? I thought rather than just post a one line response, I’d have a look a little further back. Most long-time Gooners will know that Ashburton…