Arsenal: What’s The Worst That Can Happen?

Rumours of signings for Arsenal still abound. Not Higuain now, obviously, not Cesc, still not Rooney, or Fellaini, or Bernard the Brazilian, or most of the others we’ve been linked with in the last three months. Maybe Suarez, who knows? But supposing it’s no one. Okay, no one apart from Sanogo. What’s the likely outcome…

Stan Kroenke Buys More Arsenal Shares!

Well now, here’s a thing. I wait all summer for Alisher Usmanov to admit to buying another Arsenal share, and he doesn’t (so far). But out of the blue Stan Kroenke decides to buy two shares. Why? You may well ask. I noticed yesterday that the webpage maintained by Arsenal that lists ‘major shareholdings’ in…

How Arsenal Made Bill Shankly Sweat

There is a new book out, or just about to be, from David Peace, he of The Damned United fame. His subject this time is Bill Shankly, the man who made Liverpool into a Big Club. I have no particular interest in Shankly, given I was still very young when he retired, but of course…

How Much Will Arsenal Spend?

So far it’s a big fat zero. Are you confident that Arsene will spend anything? I must say I’m starting to think he might not based on some of his recent comments. But on the other hand, he’s letting players go out on loan as well as selling the underperformers, so unless we’re going back…

“Suarez is worth £75m”

Well I wasn’t going to write anything else about Suarez, but let’s face it, what the hell else is there to write about for Arsenal fans? We may sign someone one day, but it’s August and so far we have one free transfer in and about a dozen free transfers out. Yes, all right, a…