Photo Courtesy of EPL Index On one side of the coin, the upcoming season presents many a familiar challenge for Arsenal; the fans’ opinion on their long-serving manager remains split, and key players are linked with moves away. But on the flip side, the new campaign provides a host of fresh hurdles for the Gunners, […]Read more "EPL Index: Arsenal Season Preview 2017/18"
Photo courtesy of EPL Index The Emirates Cup – despite holding what some would consider a flawed point scoring system – has many benefits as a pre season competition. First is of course the added revenue it brings to all the clubs involved; mainly through the expansion of the associated brands across a greater worldwide […]Read more "EPL Index : Reiss Nelson’s Pre Season Exploits – What Next for the Arsenal Youngster? "
Photo Courtesy of EPL Index In February of 2011 Arsenal defied the odds to beat Europe’s greatest – Pep Guardiola’s Barcelona – 2-1 at the Emirates in the Champions League. That night the pitch was laden with midfield maestros; the likes of Xavi Hernandez, Andres Iniesta and Cesc Fabregas to name a few. But the […]Read more "EPL Index: Jack Wilshere’s Options ahead of a crucial Summer"
Image Courtesy of EPL Index Things are looking up this Summer at the Arsenal; Alexandre Lacazette recently became the club’s record signing and various reports from Chile hint at star man Alexis Sanchez remaining a part of Arsene Wenger’s squad for next season. Alongside this are the continued reports linking the likes of Riyad Mahrez, […]Read more "EPL Index: Arsenal’s Options in the Wake of another Santi Cazorla Injury"
Image courtesy of EPL Index Earlier reports this week had suggested Arsenal were closing in on AS Monaco starlet Thomas Lemar as their second signing of the summer transfer window. A deal worth around £30 million was said to have been offered by the Gunners as they looked to complete the deal by the start […]Read more "EPL Index: What would Arsenal be missing out on if Thomas Lemar stays at AS Monaco? "
Image courtesy of EPL Index This summer marks five years since Arsenal lost their captain, Robin Van Persie, to title rivals Manchester United for a measly 24 million pounds. The deal was in the pipeline for some time, leading Arsene Wenger to seek attacking alternatives. (For more click here – http://eplindex.com/80271/olivier-giroud-west-ham-perfect-move-parties.html)Read more "EPL Index: Is Olivier Giroud to West Ham the best move for all parties?"
The following is an Inquest/Opinion piece written as part of an assessment for Southampton Solent University and bares no link to my time working at Gillingham Football Club nor my personal views on the club and its members. Gillingham’s latest league defeat at home to Peterborough United presented a solemn representation of Ady Pennock’s time […]Read more "Peterborough defeat highlights Gillingham’s problems under Pennock"