Should Arsenal Have Stayed At Highbury Longer?

Someone asked me a while back whether Arsenal would have been better off staying at Highbury another ten or 12 years, and be moving now, as Spurs are. I considered this for a few seconds and decided that it was a flawed theory. But, said the questioner, look what’s happened: as soon as we moved…

Will There Ever Be Another “Invincibles”?

History shows us that after 12 matches of a Premier League season there is just over a 1 in 3 chance that someone will still be unbeaten. So this will happen on average about once in every three seasons. Any team still unbeaten after 12 matches is almost certain to be one of the title…

Could Usmanov Be Forced To Sell Arsenal Shares?

I hesitate to write another Arsenal share price post, because every time I do something seems to change within a day or two and make it out of date. I talked about a new record price and the market-makers then raising the bid and ask prices a couple of times, and immediately another share was…

Arsenal share price goes up again…

As a post script to my last post, I see the price of an Arsenal share has gone up again today – without any even being traded. I mentioned last time that market makers, who decide the ‘bid’, ‘ask’ and ‘mid’ prices, had decided for reasons unknown to increase these markers following a couple of…